Medicine of the Older Person 2019: Challenging Polypharmacy

Medicine of the Older Person 2019: Challenging Polypharmacy

Talks
  • The burden of treatment for patients | Professor Frances Mair
  • Deprescribing to minimise polypharmacy | Professor Nina Barnett
  • Prescribing Realistic Medicine | Dr Martin Wilson
  • Evidence-based non-pharmacological therapies for common geriatric syndromes | Professor Antonio Cherubini

Geriatric Medicine 2018

Geriatric Medicine 2018

Talks
  • Infectious diseases | Dr Alisdair MacConnachie
  • Heart failure | Dr John Baxter
  • Respiratory medicine update | Dr Richard Stretton
  • Frailty in the emergency department (ED) | Dr Charlotte Bates
  • Frailty in the operating room | Mr Iain McCallum

Geriatric Medicine 2017

Geriatric Medicine 2017

Talks
  • Sensory impairment: hearing | Ms Varda Hood
  • Oral health | Professor Angus Walls
  • Hip fracture | Dr Roger Jay
  • Intravenous fluid use in the older adult | Dr Graeme Hoyle
  • Nutrition and sarcopenia | Dr Helen Roberts
  • Keeping strong: Rehabilitation - in hospital or at home | Dr Adam Gordon