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Trending Topics in Managing Older Patients

Saturday 9 October - 14:30 - 15:30

Session information

This session will focus on following the journey of an older adult with Multimorbidity living with frailty focusing on comprehensive Geriatric assessment including oral health, nutrition and the effectiveness of strength training, anticoagulation use with reference to draft revised NICE guidelines on managing atrial fibrillation, admission avoidance ie home hospital as an alternative to hospital admission and deprescribing in older adults approaching the end of life referencing the updated STOPPFrail criteria.

Speakers

Clifford Lisk
Consultant Physician in Acute Medicine and Geriatric Medicine
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