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Independent professional body guideline

SCIE indicators of abuse guideline

2020-12-31T07:56:00+00:00By Social Care Institute for Excellence

This 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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SIGN guideline

SIGN delirium guideline

2020-03-26T12:15:00+00:00By

This guideline summary provides recommendations based on current evidence for best practice in the detection, assessment, treatment, and follow up of adults with delirium, as well as reducing the risk of delirium. The guideline excludes delirium secondary solely to alcohol and illicit substance use. It also excludes delirium in children.

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NICE guideline

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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Working party guideline/algorithm

Medication management of patients with enteral feeding tubes

2019-04-02T15:02:00+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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Independent professional body guideline

Type 2 diabetes: frailty in older people

2019-03-15T16:43:00+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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Independent professional body guideline

Fit for frailty guideline

2017-11-22T00:00:00+00:00By British Geriatrics Society, Royal College of General Practitioners, Age UK

A practical guideline summary for the recognition, assessment, and management of frailty in individuals in community and outpatient settings

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SIGN guideline

SIGN stroke and dysphagia guideline

2016-05-05T00:00:00+01:00By

This summarises SIGN's guideline on the identification and management of dysphagia in stroke patients.

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NICE guideline

NICE older people wellbeing guideline

2016-01-25T00:00:00+00:00By

This summarises NICE's guideline on interventions to maintain and improve the mental wellbeing and independence of people aged 65 years or older

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NICE guideline

NICE falls in older people guideline

2013-10-01T00:00:00+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.

Educational resources

Nurse giving patient water use glass syringe to irrigate nasogastric tube in hospital

Medication management of patients with enteral feeding tubes

By 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.