Ten Best Practices for the Older Patient in the Emergency Department.
Clin Geriatr Med. 2018 Aug;34(3):313-326
Authors: Melady D, Perry A
This article reviews 10 best practices that integrate geriatric principles into emergency department processes of care. These best practices are grouped around ten words: complexity; clinician education; geriatric-specific; atypical; medication; variability; cognitive impairment; psychosocial issues; end-of-life care; and interdisciplinary.
PMID: 30031419 [PubMed - in process]