Care of the elderly

care of the elderly

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NICE dementia guideline


Summary of the NICE dementia guidance covers diagnosis in non-specialist settings, pharmacological management, and managing non-cognitive symptoms.

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SCIE GP services for older people guideline


A useful summary of the SCIE’s guidance on what GP services should be available for for older people in care homes

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Asthma in older people guideline

2017-01-17T00:00:00+00:00By Development group: Gruffydd-Jones McArthur Murphy Russell and Wise.

A useful and informative algorithm on the management of asthma in adults over the age of 65 years.

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SAPG suspected UTI in older people guideline


A useful decision aid flowchart for the diagnosis and management of suspected urinary tract infection (UTI) in older people from SAPG.

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SAPG antimicrobial use in elderly patients guideline


A brief summary of the SAPG guidance on the use of antibiotics in older people.

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