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programme for improving geriatric care in hospital

programme for improving geriatric care in hospital

report of a (DHSS/NHS) working group.

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Published by n. pub in (n.p .
Written in English


Edition Notes

An attempt to prepare guidance and training needs to assist in the implementation of the recommendations of the BCS/RCN report. Chairman of working party: M. Heath.

Other titlesImproving geriatric care in hospital.
ContributionsGreat Britain. Dept. of Health and Social Security.
The Physical Object
Pagination(7)leaves
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19188091M

A third live alone. A randomized trial of care in a hospital medical unit especially designed to improve the functional outcomes of acutely ill older patients. Variables: The intervention consisted of one year of intensive training of selected nurses on each of the study units. CGA allows broad and integrated plans for immediate and future management, rehabilitation, care and monitoring to be made and communicated across the multi-disciplinary team and across the care settings. Over are under age

He is also aiming to establish different services in the hospitals and community aiming to provide comprehensive care for UAE elderly. Flacker JM. Other opportunities There are many opportunities for teaching and examining as geriatricians are highly skilled professionals with dual training in general internal medicine as well as geriatric medicine. Find out more about clinical academic medicine.

He specializes in pediatric neurosurgery and spine surgery. He has comprehensive peripheral nerve clinic. After obtaining his Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians, he trained as a clinical registrar in Leicester Bedford where he developed interest in practical management of diabetes and cultural issues in diabetes care. A randomized, controlled trial of a clinical pharmacist intervention to improve inappropriate prescribing in elderly outpatients with polypharmacy.


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