Geriatric Medicine

Courses tagged with "Geriatric Medicine"

Talks
  • Investigating acute confusion | Dr Luke Regan
  • Delirium: A Structured Approach to Treatment | Professor Alasdair MacLullich
  • Mental state examination and cognitive assessment in acute and chronic confusion | Dr Tom Russ
Category: Acute Confusion
Talks
  • Blackout in the AMU: Who, when and how to investigate for cardiac causes | Dr Catherine Labinjoh
  • Collapse in the older patient | Dr Lara Mitchell
  • Vertigo: initial presentation to complex management | Dr Patrick Spielmann
Talks
  • Has my dizzy patient had a stroke? | Dr William Rutherford
  • Parkinsonism: causes, diagnosis and management | Dr Gordon Duncan
  • Polypharmacy: general principles in managing adults on piles of pills | Dr Martin Wilson
Category: Falls
Talks
  • Falls in the elderly | Dr Jo Cowell
  • Osteoporosis - diagnosis and treatment | Professor Stuart Ralston
  • Pain relief in the elderly | Dr David Grant
Category: Falls
Talks
  • Recognising the patient who is dying | Dr Claire Douglas
  • Planning for the end of life | Dr Eileen Burns
  • Prescribing in palliative care | Dr Fiona Finlay
Category: Palliative Care
Day 1
  • Training for “Generation Me” | Dr Kim Walker
  • Lessons from mortality reviews | Professor Allen Hutchinson
  • How to develop resilient acute physicians: Investigate without prejudice | Mr Keith Conradi
  • Getting it right first time (GIRFT) | Professor Tim Briggs
  • Equality in health care | Dr Moira Connolly
  • Hospital at Home | Dr Scott Ramsay
  • Pushing the boundaries of ambulatory care | Dr Naomi Fox
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) | Dr Gillian Bain
  • Toxicology - what is your poison? | Dr Euan Sandilands
  • Treatment refusal: A psychiatrist's tips for physicians | Dr Stephen Potts
  • Acute hyperglycaemia – a case based story | Dr Hannah Robertson
Day 2
  • Dementia friendly environments | Professor Emma Reynish and Dr Alison Dawson
  • The arts and dementia | Professor Tom Dening
  • All that's diabetes in the young is not Type 1 - insights into differential diagnosis | Professor Nihal Thomas
  • Does white matter disease matter? | Professor Vincent Mok
  • The role of apps for clinician and patient | Dr Rupert Page
  • Alder Hey - Cognitive Hospital | Mr Iain Hennessey
  • Cardiology: high sensitivity troponin | Dr Anne Scott
  • Endocrine emergencies | Dr Stephanie Baldeweg
  • Neurology: Moments of weakness | Professor John Paul Leach
  • Respiratory update | Dr William McConnell
Day 1
  • Upper gastrointestinal bleeding | Dr Lyn Smith
  • Toxicology update for the general physician | Dr James Coulson
  • Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA): an update | Dr Nicola Zammitt
  • Anticoagulation – direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) for everything? | Dr Catherine Bagot
  • Acute oncology emergencies | Dr Pauline Leonard
  • Acute haematological emergencies | Dr Huw Roddie
  • Rashes in the emergency department | Dr Mike Tidman
  • The acute hot joint | Dr Anne McEntegart
  • Functional, not "medically unexplained" symptoms | Dr Ingrid Hoeritzauer
  • Finding the furrow | Dr Dearbhail Lewis
  • Frailty - implications for the modern NHS | Dr Adam Gordon
Day 2
  • When to call the GI surgeon? | Mr Simon Paterson-Brown
  • When to call the urologist? | Mr Ben Thomas
  • When to call the neurosurgeon? | Mr Nigel Suttner
  • The rational physical examination | Professor Andrew Elder
  • Safety is no accident” - lessons for medicine from aviation | Dr Jerry Marsden
  • Rational clinical decision making | Professor Pat Croskerry
  • Novel insights into brain infections and advances in diagnostics approach | Dr Michael Griffiths
  • Antimicrobial stewardship: managing risks and optimising outcomes | Dr Andrew Seaton
  • A case that change my practice | Dr Sue Pound
  • A case that changed my practice | Dr Tom Mackay
  • A tale of two Geoffs | Dr Caroline Whitworth
Content
  • A patient experience | Mr Mark Hudson
  • Assessment and management of delirium: key points from the 2019 SIGN Guidelines | Professor Alasdair MacLullich
  • Real-world implementation of better delirium care | Professor James Rudolph
  • Care of the highly agitated patient with delirium - a case based approach | Dr Gillian Scott
  • Medico-legal aspects of delirium: avoiding the major pitfalls | Dr Alan Duncan
  • Delirium education in healthcare settings: how to make it effective | Dr Andy Teodorczuk
  • Understanding distressed behaviour in delirium: video-based case discussion | Nicola Wood
  • Managing risk of falls in patients with delirium | Dr Hazel Miller
  • When delirium persists, what should we do? | Dr Roanna Hall and Dr Keri Jamieson
  • Question and answer session | Expert Panel
Category: Delirium
Content
  • Delirium lookalikes you need to know about | Dr Karin Neufeld
  • Case 1: Delirium versus terminal restlessness | Professor Meera Agar
  • Case 2: A diagnostic challenge | Dr Adam Al-Diwani
  • Case 3: Severe, intractable agitation in intensive care unit (ICU) delirium | Dr Babar Khan
  • Case 4: Delirium superimposed on dementia (DSD)? | Dr Alessandro Morandi
  • A patient experience | Ms Alexandra Adams
  • A carer experience | Dr Julie Lustig
  • A new digital and quality improvement programme to improve delirium care | Dr Emma Vardy
  • Basic science | Dr Colm Cunningham
  • Applying systematic review methodology: identifying research gaps, refining future trials | Dr Esther Oh
  • Definition and assessment of inattention: insights from psychological research | Dr Zoë Tieges
  • Delirium and data science - endophenotype identification, classification, prediction, enrichment | Dr Robert Stevens
  • Origins of psychotic features | Dr Edwin van Dellen
  • Workshop B: Assessment and management of distress in delirium | Dr Jude Partridge and Ms Ffion Pritchard
  • Workshop H: The wicked problem of delirium education: aligning medical education research to practice | Dr Andy Teodorczuk (and Professor Jan Illing)
Category: Delirium
Content
  • What's new in paediatric delirium? | Dr Heidi Smith
  • Clinical psychological interventions in the intensive care unit (ICU) | Dr Dorothy Wade
  • Delirium in primary care: development and experience of new pathway | Dr Lorna Dunlop
  • Cognition care in the Australian National Standards (2nd ed) | Dr Julie Lustig
  • Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN) 2019 Guidelines on Delirium | Ms Daisy Sandeman
  • New findings from the Delirium and Population Health Informatics Cohort (DELPHIC) Study | Dr Daniel Davis
  • Update on the German National Delirium Care Programme | Dr Stefan Kreisel
  • Agency for the Health Quality and Research (AHRQ) commissioned systematic review on using antipsychotics for delirium 2019 | Dr Esther Oh
  • The electroencephalogram (EEG) in delirium: where are we now in clinical practice and research? | Professor Arjen Slooter
  • Quality improvement (QI) in healthcare: what is it and why do we do it? | Ms Carol Andrews
  • Improving the quality of sleep in the intensive care unit (ICU) | Dr Biren Kamdar
  • An ounce of prevention is worth a pound: implementing a comprehensive delirium care program at a university hospital | Dr Vanja Douglas
  • Delirium in hospice care: quality improvement (QI) projects | Dr Juliet Spiller
  • Multi-disciplinary pathway for managing delirium: Quality improvement (QI) initiative at the Aga Khan University Hospital, Pakistan | Dr Shireen Najam
Category: Delirium
Talks
  • Healthcare in the 4th industrial revolution | Professor Andrew Morris
  • The determinants of disease – lessons from the UK Biobank | Professor Cathie Sudlow
  • Stem cell and other cell therapies for future medicine | Professor Sue Kimber
  • Extremes of human physiology – sorting out adaptive and maladaptive processes | Dr Kenneth Baillie
  • Parkinson’s disease – from the clinic to bench to clinic | Professor Roger Barker
  • The prospects for personalised medicine | Professor Sir Munir Pirmohamed
  • Lighting up the lung | Professor Kev Dhaliwal
  • The superbug and antibiotic resistance | Dr Susan Hopkins
  • Tackling the ageing demographic for the future | Professor Sarah Harper
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
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
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
Talks
  • Mechanical thrombectomy for acute ischaemic stroke | Professor Phil White
  • Management of intracerebral haemorrhage | Dr Adrian Parry-Jones
  • PFO & cryptogenic stroke - (when) should we close the hole? | Dr Nicholas Weir
  • Oral anticoagulation after ischaemic stroke - when is best? | Professor Urs Fischer
  • Cognition after stroke: is decline preventable? | Professor Sarah Pendlebury
Category: Neurology
Day 1
  • James Parkinson - Lessons from his essay on the shaking palsy for modern doctors (1817 - 2017) | Professor Andrew Lees
  • The evolving differential diagnosis of Parkinson's disease | Dr Richard Davenport
  • Waking up to sleep disorders | Dr Kirstie Anderson
  • Managing the challenging neuropsychiatric features of PD: depression, dementia and psychosis | Professor Dag Aarsland
  • Parkinson's genetics | Dr Miratul Muqit
  • Potential prodromal parkinsonism in adults with 22q11 deletion syndrome | Dr Alisdair McNeill
  • Developing individualised predictions of prognosis | Dr Angus D MacLeod
  • Future regenerative therapies for Parkinson's | Dr Tilo Kunath
  • Investigating inflammatory responses in a novel rat model of G51D α-synuclein familial Parkinson’s disease | Stephen West
  • Engineering Parkinson's disease-resistant human dopaminergic neurons for cell transplantation therapies | Yixi Chen
  • Exercise Masterclass: evidence for strength, balance and endurance training. Specific to age and stage | Professor Lynn Rochester
  • The precipitants of care home placement and the management of the person with Parkinson's disease in a care home setting | Professor Richard Walker
  • The implications of genetic screening in Parkinson's disease | Dr Esther Sammler
  • Managing communication and swallowing difficulties in people with Parkinson's | Julia Johnson
Day 2
  • The acute hospital | Dr Richard Genever
  • The community | Dr Ed Newman
  • Managing the later stages | Dr Ed Richfield
  • Pathophysiology of Parkinson's disease | Professor Stephen Gentleman
  • Current and future therapies for Parkinson's disease | Professor Roger Barker
  • How to prevent fractures | Dr Emily Henderson
  • How to manage gastrointestinal problems | Dr Sarah Marrinan
  • How to manage orthostatic hypotension | Dr Claire McDonald
  • How to manage urinary symptoms | Dr Jalesh Panicker
  • Apomorphine | Professor Nicola Pavese and Ms Una Brechany
  • A real hard man | Dr Edward Fitzsimons
  • Deep brain stimulation | Dr Alan Whone
  • Intrajejunal L-DOPA | Dr Seamus Kearney
Category: Neurology
Talks
  • Post-transplant viral disease in the modern era of immunosuppression | Dr Rachel Hilton
  • Recurrent disease in kidney transplants | Professor Simon Ball
  • Cognitive impairment on dialysis | Dr Mark Findlay
  • Patients on dialysis with frailty | Professor Miles Witham
  • Sex and kidney failure | Dr Susan Robertson
Category: Renal
Content
  • Case: An unresponsive and agitated elderly patient | Dr Caroline McCormack
  • Self-assessment
  • Completion Certificate
Content
  • Case: Parkinson's case in the acute hospital | Dr Gordon W Duncan
  • Self-assessment
  • Completion Certificate
Content
  • Management of poisoning
  • Prescribing in the older adult
  • Medicines reconciliation
  • Personalised medicine
  • Case - A case of multimorbidity

Self-assessment questions

CPD credits: 2

Content
  • Dementia
  • Frailty
  • Vitamin D
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Elder abuse

Self-assessment questions

Presentations
  • Immunology, liver disease & coffee: My career in academic medicine and tips on how to survive | Professor David Adams
  • Is metabolic syndrome in mid-life associated with increased risk of frailty at age 69? Findings from a British birth cohort study | Dr Elizabeth Thomas
  • Immune Extracellular Vesicles as Novel Quantitative Biomarkers of Acute Renal Transplant Rejection? | Anna Kennedy
  • Does sepsis fall victim to the weekend effect? | Melissa Premchand
  • The Negative Appendicectomy Rate: A New Gender Gap? | Laura McKinlay
  • Assessing the utility of simple measures of frailty in older hospital-based cardiology patients | Yong Yong Tew
  • Training for the future | Dr Emily Ward
  • NIHR: health research in 2030 | Professor Stephen Smye