Older people with hip fractures are often malnourished and many have poor food intake while in hospital. We reviewed the effects of nutritional interventions in older people recovering from hip fracture.
A hub for information on palliative care and advanced care planning information and resources
This course has been developed to provide you with an understanding of why and how musculoskeletal injuries occur, as well as some practical tips on how to perform hazardous manual tasks safely.
To operationalize frailty using eight scales and to compare their content validity, feasibility, prevalence estimates of frailty, and ability to predict all-cause mortality.
Josephine M Clayton, Karen M Hancock, Phyllis N Butow, Martin H N Tattersall and David C Currow
Med J Aust 2007; 186 (12): 77.
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Specific screening tools and tests have been developed to identify an individual's risk of falling.
NPS resource describing broad spectrum of medicines-related problems.
The CVC Program is a planned and coordinated health care model for eligible Gold Card holders with one or more chronic conditions, complex care needs and who are at risk of unplanned hospitalisation.