BGS Position Statement: Older patients undergoing emergency laparotomy
This position statement sets out the British Geriatrics Society recommendations for assessment of older patients being considered for emergency laparotomy.
COVID-19: End of life care and dementia
This brief guidance was developed by Alistair Burns, National Clinical Director for Dementia at NHS England/Improvement, and has been incorporated into NHS England publications.
COVID-19: Dementia and cognitive impairment
This brief guidance was developed by Alistair Burns, National Clinical Director for Dementia at NHS England/Improvement. It is applicable to those with dementia and anyone with cognitive impairment resulting from conditions which affect the brain.
Presentation Slides: BGS Spring Meeting 2018
Download and view slides from the BGS Spring 2018 conference held from 11 to 13 April 2018 in Nottingham.
Presentation Slides: BGS Spring Meeting 2017
Download and view the presentation slides from the BGS Spring Conference 2017 held from the 26th to the 28th of April 2017 in Newcastle.
COVID-19: Geriatric basics for non-specialists
A selection of links and resources to help guide healthcare professionals working during the COVID-19 pandemic who may have little experience of geriatric medicine.
E-learning: Supporting members' CPD
This resource page brings together E-learning materials developed by the BGS and other organisations to support members to keep up-to-date with their continuing professional development.
COVID-19: BGS statement on research for older people during the COVID-19 pandemic
Research is an essential part of the global and UK strategy and response to COVID-19. This is the British Geriatrics Society statement on research for older people during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Presentation slides: BGS Autumn Meeting 2017
Download and view presentation slides and videos from the BGS Autumn Meeting held from 22 to 24 November 2017 in London.