Practical Approaches to Managing Frail , Older People in Community

  title={Practical Approaches to Managing Frail , Older People in Community},
  author={A Ariyawansha and Thida Win and Hla Htun and Neelima Sibal and V Stacey and Sue Povey and Harshdeep Singh Mangat},
The numbers of community-dwelling frail, older people are increasing steadily and a dynamic, integrated geriatric medical service should therefore be established in communities, in line with the health need of local older residents. The concept of Interface Geriatric, the direct engagement of secondary care Geriatricians linked with primary care teams, should be applicable in the community. The spectrum of an ideal community integrated geriatric service should include the multi-disciplinary… CONTINUE READING