Medical groups issue new geriatric ED guidelines
Four medical groups issued new standardized geriatric emergency care guidelines that outline how to set up programs and deliver care to this growing population. The guidelines, developed by the American College of Emergency Physicians, the American Geriatrics Society, the Emergency Nurses Association and the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, address various problems common in aging patients, including delirium, falls, medication management, catheter use and dementia.
7701 Las Colinas Blvd., Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063