Information on the medication management reviews available for patients in the community or in an aged care facility, on referral from a GP.
This website hosts the Palliative Care Guidelines developed by a collaboration of UK Cancer networks, and the Welsh Palliative Care Implementation Group.
Commonwealth government main entry point for information related to the aged care system.
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.
The MNA� is a validated nutrition screening and assessment tool that can identify geriatric patients age 65 and above who are malnourished or at risk of malnutrition.
This course has been developed to provide learners with an understanding of how to identify, report and respond to the abuse of older people who are in a care relationship.
To operationalize frailty using eight scales and to compare their content validity, feasibility, prevalence estimates of frailty, and ability to predict all-cause mortality.
CareSearch is an online resource designed to help those needing relevant and trustworthy information and resources about palliative care.
The Barthel Index is a simple to administer tool for assessing self care and mobility activities of daily living. It is widely used in geriatric assessment settings.