Care of the elderly

care of the elderly

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NICE delirium guideline

2019-04-23T11:47:00+01:00By

This summary covers risk factor assessment, diagnosis, indicators of delirium, interventions to prevent delirium, and treatment.

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Medication management of patients with enteral feeding tubes

2019-04-12T08:57:00+01:00By Working party—Wright Griffith Merriman Smithard Smyth Welsh

This guideline was developed by a multidisciplinary expert panel: Wright D et al with the support of a grant from Rosemont Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

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Type 2 diabetes: frailty in older people

2019-03-27T16:05:00+00:00By

Summary covers glycaemic targets for older people, priorities for improving high-quality diabetes care, and a useful frailty assessment pathway.

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SCIE indicators of abuse guideline

2019-02-26T09:35:00+00:00By

This insightful summary explores the forms that abuse can take, and the signs or possible indicators that may suggest a person is experiencing abuse.

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NICE falls in older people guideline

2016-07-04T00:00:00+01:00By

An easy-to-read summary of NICE's guideline on the assessment and prevention of falls in older people, including a discussion of possible interventions.

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