Geriatric Medicine

Courses tagged with "Geriatric Medicine"

Acute Confusion 2018

Acute Confusion 2018

Talks

Investigating acute confusion
Dr Luke Regan

Delirium: A structured approach to treatment
Professor Alasdair MacLullich

MSE and cognitive assessment in acute and chronic confusion
Dr Tom Russ

Category: Acute Confusion
Blackout / Collapse 2017

Blackout / Collapse 2017

Talks

Who, when and how to investigate for cardiac causes in the AMU
Dr Catherine Labinjoh

Collapse in the older patient
Dr Lara Mitchell

Vertigo: Initial presentation to complex management
Dr Patrick Spielmann

Falls 2019

Falls 2019

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
Falls 2016

Falls 2016

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
Palliative Care 2016

Palliative Care 2016

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
Acute Medicine: St Andrew's Day 2018

Acute Medicine: St Andrew's Day 2018

Day 1

Training for “Generation Me”
Dr Kim Walker

Lessons from mortality reviews
Professor Allen Hutchinson

How to develop resilient acute physicians (Resources)
Dr Mark Stacey

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: Psychiatrist tips
Dr Stephen Potts

Acute hyperglycaemia
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 T1DM: Clinical approach and DDx
Professor Nihal Thomas

Does white matter disease matter?
Professor Vincent Mok

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

Acute Medicine: St Andrew's Day 2017

Acute Medicine: St Andrew's Day 2017

Day 1

Upper GI bleeding
Dr Lyn Smith

Toxicology update
Dr James Coulson

Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA)
Dr Nicola Zammitt

Anticoagulation – DOACs for everything?
Dr Catherine Bagot

Acute oncology emergencies
Dr Pauline Leonard

Acute haematological emergencies
Dr Huw Roddie

Rashes in the ED
Dr Mike Tidman

The acute hot joint
Dr Anne McEntegart

Functional symptoms
Dr Ingrid Hoeritzauer

Finding the furrow
Dr Dearbhail Lewis

Frailty
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 diagnostic advances
Dr Michael Griffiths

Antimicrobial stewardship
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

Delirium Teaching Day (EDA / SDA / RCPE)

Delirium Teaching Day (EDA / SDA / RCPE)

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
Day 1 - Joint Conference on Delirium 2019 (EDA / RCPE)

Day 1 - Joint Conference on Delirium 2019 (EDA / RCPE)

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
Day 2 - Joint Conference on Delirium 2019 (EDA / RCPE)

Day 2 - Joint Conference on Delirium 2019 (EDA / RCPE)

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
Futuristic Medicine 2019

Futuristic Medicine 2019

Talks

Healthcare in the 4th industrial revolution
Professor Andrew Morris

Determinants of disease – lessons from the UK Biobank
Professor Cathie Sudlow

Stem cell and other cell therapies
Professor Sue Kimber

Extremes of physiology – 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

Superbugs and antibiotic resistance
Dr Susan Hopkins

Tackling the ageing demographic
Professor Sarah Harper

Medicine of the Older Person 2020: Challenges in Modern Geriatric Medicine

Medicine of the Older Person 2020: Challenges in Modern Geriatric Medicine

Talks

Heart failure
Dr Diane Barker

COPD
Dr Prina Ruparelia

Perioperative management
Dr Magda Sbai

Haemato-oncology
Dr Jemima Smith

Dementia
Dr Jerry Brown

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
Professor Nina Barnett

Prescribing Realistic Medicine
Dr Martin Wilson

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 ED
Dr Charlotte Bates

Frailty in the operating room
Mr Iain McCallum

Medical Trainees' Conference 2020: The On-call Handbook

Medical Trainees' Conference 2020: The On-call Handbook

Talks

Diabetes dilemmas
Dr Rachel Williamson

Portal hypertensive problems
Dr Stuart McPherson

Renal Riddles
Dr Siobhan McManus

The psychology of practice change
Professor Jo Hart

How neurology has shaped our understanding of memory
Dr Tom Miller

Toxicology troubles
Dr Euan Sandilands

ECG Emergencies
Dr Gwilym Morris

Palliative care - Key principles for physicians
Dr Gursaran Purewal

The trop trap and walking pneumonia
Dr Kaitlin Mayne

No NEWS is good NEWS
Dr Madeleine Sharpe

The curious case of persistent pyrexia
Dr Natalie Lee

Important variations in care of the elderly services
Dr Alison Donaldson

Neurology 2019

Neurology 2019

Talks

Stroke treatment
Dr Tracey Baird

Management of myasthenia gravis
Dr Maria Farrugia

Dementia: Novel biomarkers, neuroimaging and treatments
Professor Craig Ritchie

Gene targeting therapies for neurological disorders
Professor Sarah Tabrizi

Epilepsy treatments - an update
Professor Matthew Walker

Autoimmune encephalitis
Professor Sarosh Irani

Category: Neurology
Scotland Parkinson’s Excellence Network Conference 2019

Scotland Parkinson’s Excellence Network Conference 2019

Talks

The UK Excellence Network and our new Parkinson's Strategy
Katherine Crawford

Sleep and PD
Dr Ian Morrison

Psychiatry and psychosis of PD
Dr Dichelle Wong

Mental Health Hub
Dr Jennifer Foley

Deep brain stimulation (DBS) update
Dr Vicky Marshall

Exercise and PD
Julie Jones, Janet Kerr and Alison Williams

Award-winning exercise project
Lois Rosenthal and Aimi McGeough

Using existing systems to help administer/prescribe PD medications
Nic Bryden

First Steps
Dave Thomson

Medications management project at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
Dr Zoe Muir

Comprehensive genetic testing for PD in NHS Scotland
Dr Esther Sammler

Experience of Parkinson's Kinetigraph in NHS Fife
Dr Marie-Claire Grounds

UK Parkinson’s Audit - Next steps
Dr Anne-Louise Cunnington

Category: Neurology
Stroke Medicine 2018

Stroke Medicine 2018

Talks

Mechanical thrombectomy for acute ischaemic stroke
Professor Phil White

Management of ICH
Dr Adrian Parry-Jones

PFO and 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
Parkinson's Disease 200

Parkinson's Disease 200

Day 1

James Parkinson: Lessons from his essay on the shaking palsy
Professor Andrew Lees

The evolving DDx of PD
Dr Richard Davenport

Waking up to sleep disorders
Dr Kirstie Anderson

Managing challenging neuropsychiatric features: depression, dementia and psychosis
Professor Dag Aarsland

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
Dr Tilo Kunath

Investigating inflammatory responses in a novel rat model of G51D α-synuclein familial PD
Stephen West

Engineering PD-resistant human dopaminergic neurons for cell transplantation therapies
Yixi Chen

Exercise Masterclass: Strength, balance and endurance training
Professor Lynn Rochester

Precipitants of care home placement and management of the person with PD in a care home setting
Professor Richard Walker

Implications of genetic screening
Dr Esther Sammler

Managing communication and swallowing difficulties
Julia Johnson

Day 2

The acute hospital
Dr Richard Genever

The community
Dr Ed Newman

Managing the later stages
Dr Ed Richfield

Pathophysiology
Professor Stephen Gentleman

Current and future therapies
Professor Roger Barker

How to prevent fractures
Dr Emily Henderson

How to manage GI 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 (DBS)
Dr Alan Whone

Intrajejunal L-DOPA
Dr Seamus Kearney

Category: Neurology
Renal Medicine 2018

Renal Medicine 2018

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
Geriatric Medicine Case 2015

Geriatric Medicine Case 2015

Content
  • Case: An unresponsive and agitated elderly patient | Dr Caroline McCormack
  • Self-assessment
  • Completion Certificate

Parkinson's Case 2015

Parkinson's Case 2015

Content
  • Case: Parkinson's case in the acute hospital | Dr Gordon W Duncan
  • Self-assessment
  • Completion Certificate

Clinical Pharmacology Module 2015

Clinical Pharmacology Module 2015

Content
  • Management of poisoning
  • Prescribing in the older adult
  • Medicines reconciliation
  • Personalised medicine
  • Case - A case of multimorbidity

Self-assessment questions

CPD credits: 2

Geriatric Medicine Module 2012

Geriatric Medicine Module 2012

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

Self-assessment questions

Medical Research Symposium 2017

Medical Research Symposium 2017

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