Northern Ireland BGS Meeting Minutes
Minutes from the BGS Northern Ireland Business Meeting held on 9 May 2019.
Presentation slides: Frailty and Urgent Care 2019
The BGS Frailty and Urgent Care Meeting 2019 was held on 15 February 2019 in London.
RCP Falls and Fragility Audit Programme (FFFAP) patient resources
The Royal College of Physicians Falls and Fragility Fracture Audit Programme (FFFAP) has developed a series of patient and public centred resources to support better care.
BGS Newsletter: Issue 70 April/May 2019
Featuring coverage from the BGS Spring Meeting 2019, ageing and the healthy brain, the importance of research, and how Malaysia is helping to raise awareness of falls.
Age and Ageing collection: Falls in older people
These articles have been selected by the Editor of Age and Ageing for inclusion in this special collection of the Journal's best articles on falls.
Age and Ageing collection: Frailty in older people
This collection shows how far frailty has come, not just an abstract concept, but a condition with an established and important place in the healthcare of older people.
Age and Ageing collection: Sarcopenia research and practice
Selected key references that showcase developments in the field of sarcopenia, how definitions have evolved and evidence on prevalence, causes, and adverse effects.
Age and Ageing collection: Longitudinal studies of ageing
Highlights the approaches, scope and impacts of a selection of longitudinal studies of ageing published in Age and Ageing within the past 10 years.
Frailty and lung disease: Best practice
Dr Laura Pugh and Dr Chris Dyer of the BGS Respiratory SIG explain how acute respiratory and geriatric medicine teams can work together on issues of frailty.
Presentation slides: BGS Spring Meeting 2019
The BGS Spring Meeting was held on 10-12 April 2019 in Cardiff.
SIGN 157: Risk reduction and management of delirium
This guideline provides recommendations based on current evidence for best practice in the detection, assessment, treatment and follow up of adults with delirium.