Resources for the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment based
Proactive and Personalised Primary Care of the Elderly

Resources Index

Base Data

Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment / Psychological Assessment /  Delirium

The prevention, diagnosis and management of delirium in older people.

Concise guidance to good practice series, No 6.  London: College Royal of Physicians, 2006.

(RCP, 2006)

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Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment / Psychological Assessment /  Dementia

Dementia : Supporting people with dementia and their carers in health and social care

NICE guidelines : CG42

(Nice CG42, 2006)

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Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment / Psychological Assessment /  Depression

The treatment and management of depression in adults (Nice CG90, 2009)

NICE guidelines : CG90

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Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment / Psychological Assessment /  Depression

Depression in adults with a chronic physical health problem (Nice CG91, 2009)

NICE guidelines : CG91

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Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment / Advance Care Planning / Good Quality Patient-centred End Of Life Care

More Care Less Pathway

Independent Review of the Liverpool Care Pathway. (2013)

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Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment / Advance Care Planning / Good Quality Patient-centred End Of Life Care

One Chance To Get It Right

Improving people’s experience of care in the last few days and hours of life.

Leadership Alliance for the Care of Dying People, 2014

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Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment / Advance Care Planning / Good Quality Patient-centred End Of Life Care

Strategic Framework for Action on Palliative and End of Life Care 2016–2021

The Scottish Government, 2015

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Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment / Advance Care Planning / Good Quality Patient-centred End Of Life Care

Together for Health - Delivering End of Life Care

A Delivery Plan up to 2016 for NHS Wales and its Partners

The highest standard of care for everyone at the end of life, 2013

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Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment / Advance Care Planning / Good Quality Patient-centred End Of Life Care

Together for Health - End of Life Care Annual Report 2015

The Welsh Government

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Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment / Advance Care Planning / Enduring Power of Attorney and Lasting Power of Attorney

A Guide to Enduring Powers of Attorney
Office of the Public Guardian, UK

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Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment / Advance Care Planning / Enduring Power of Attorney and Lasting Power of Attorney

Power of Attorney
Office of the Public Guardian, Scotland

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Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment / Advance Care Planning / Enduring Power of Attorney and Lasting Power of Attorney

Managing Your Affairs and Enduring Power of Attorney
Nidirect government services, Northern Ireland

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Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment / Advance Care Planning / Enduring Power of Attorney and Lasting Power of Attorney

The Enduring Power of Attorney
Free legal Advice Centres, Republic of Ireland

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Frailty

Identification and management of patients with frailty 
Summary of requirements

Information and links to resources about the 2017/18 NHS General Practice conotract requirements in England for Frailty

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Geriatric Syndromes / Falls

NICE guidelines : CG161

Falls - Assessment and Prevention of falls in Older People (NICE CG161, 2013)

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Geriatric Syndromes / Urinary Incontinence

NICE. Urinary incontinence: the management of urinary incontinence in women.

Clinical Guideline 171. (NICE, 2013).

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Geriatric Syndromes / Urinary Incontinence

NICE. Management of lower urinary tract symptoms in men.

Clinical guideline CG97   (Nice, 2010)

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Personalised Care Planning

Personalised care and support planning handbook: The journey to person-centred care - Core information

Coalition for Collaborative Care and NHS England. January 2015 (C4CC NHS (1), 2015)

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Thorny Issues : Alcohol Problems

Alcohol Use Disorders

(NICE guideline 115, 2011)

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Thorny Issues : Alcohol Problems

Focus on Alcohol Misuse in Older People

(CARDI, 2013)

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