WELCOME
MEETING SECRETARIAT
ORGANISING COMMITTEE
KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
AWARDS
Development and evaluation of an educational intervention for general practitioners and staff caring for people with dementia living in residential facilities
Comparisons of dependency of residents of residential aged care facilities in UK, Spain, Australia and New Zealand (1998–2009)
Where do people die? An international comparison of utilisation of the residential aged care sector
Fast pace walking patterns increase the risk of multiple incident falls in older people - the TASCOG study
Gait, intra-individual gait variability and the risk of multiple incident falls in older people - a population-based study
Cerebral silent infarcts and microbleeds modify the effect of white matter lesions on gait and stability in older people
Physiological risk factors for falls in people with and without cognitive impairment - a case control study
Development of the REACH (Recognize End of Life and Care Holistically) out in dementia toolkit
Effect of vitamin D supplementation on cognitive function in older adults with mild cognitive impairment - a randomized trial
Reduced vitamin D and secondary hyperparathyroidism are associated with lumbar spinal stenosis
Impact on residents of frequent death in aged care facilities
A retrospective analysis of the course and natural history of patients with polymyalgia rheumatica
Improving knowledge, behaviour and compression use among older people with venous leg ulcers. Results from a pre and post intervention study
Attendance at a state-wide Advanced Training program in geriatric medicine
Life and living to advanced age (LILACS NZ): Functional status
Serum 25(OH) D and PTH in elderly patients with fragility hip fracture
A retrospective audit on the clinical utility of cardiac meta-iodobenzylguanidine scintigraphy in extrapyramidal disorders
Decision making in aged care facilities: Staff perspectives
Uptake of a prothrombin complex concentrate anticoagulation reversal protocol for warfarin-related intracerebral haemorrhage
Risk and prevention of venous thromboembolism in psychogeriatric inpatients
Audit of the urogeriatric service at Concord Repatriation General Hospital
Mild cognitive impairment as a predictor of falls in community-dwelling older people
Comparing the characteristics of demented and non demented fallers in an acute care hospital
Outcomes of cervical spine immobilisation post fracture in older people
The Cumulative Illness Rating Scale (CIRS) is superior to Charlson Score for predicting mortality in institutionalized Asian elderly
Introduction of a modified Medical Emergency Team (MET) at a subacute aged care and rehabilitation hospital
Advance care planning: Attitude and knowledge of hospital staff
An audit in the care of the dying
Readmissions from subacute wards to acute facilities in Southern Health
Insulin resistance, dyslipidemia and the risk of Alzheimer's disease: A case-control study
MMSE 25–28 provides a robust definition of MCI over one year as measured by Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA), Addenbrooke's Cognitive Assessment (ACE-R), Frontal Assessment Battery (FAB), Instrumental ADL (IADL) and support level
Clinical audit: Improving delirium screening on acute medical wards
Encouraging advanced training in non-metropolitan settings
Fluid overload is a key factor of postoperative oliguria in older patients with hip fracture
Implementation of the “Four Hour Rule” improves access to care for older patients admitted to Royal Perth Hospital
Advanced glycation, cognitive function and cortical atrophy in ageing
Factors associated with cardiovascular disease in those living to advanced age
Frailty predicts poor outcomes in an Australian geriatric oncology program
Changes in reproductive hormone concentrations predict the prevalence and progression of the frailty syndrome in older men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project
A community-based exercise program to improve functioning in people with Alzheimer's disease: A randomised controlled trial
e-Ageing: A geriatric medicine resource for generation Y
Does an educational program for 4th year medical students (4YMS) change attitudes to older people measured using University of California Los Angeles Geriatric Attitudes Scale (GAS)1?
Outcomes of Geriatric Evaluation and Management Unit on functional improvement, mortality, and readmission among frail older patients at the Modbury Hospital
Urinary incontinence - are medicines contributing to the problem?
North Shore Hospital stroke audit: 12 month post rapid improvement event
Cerebral microhaemorrhage and brain Aβ in ageing and Alzheimer's disease
Prospective validation of Fall Risk Assessment Scoring System (FRASS) in patients admitted to sub-acute aged care wards in Caulfield Hospital (CH)
The effect of patient manual dexterity on the framework design; a clinical report
Orthogeriatrics: The effect of a focussed liaison service on the management of patients admitted with a hip fracture
Staff education to improve care of confused older acute medical inpatients
A new model of delirium care in the acute geriatric setting: Geriatric Monitoring Unit
Shared ortho-geriatric care for elderly patients with hip fractures - a comparison of outcomes with those of patients treated in a traditional orthopaedic unit
Designing a new Care for the Elderly and Rehabilitation Service at Kenepuru Hospital - who are our patients?
The prescription of cholinesterase inhibitors in an Australian Memory Disorder clinic
‘Geri-orthopaedics’: An Improved model of care?
Improving the identification rate of delirium: Using the Confusion Assessment Method (CAM) on the acute admissions unit
Case report: The utility of neuropsychological testing and single photo emission computed tomography imaging in confirming a diagnosis of posterior cortical atrophy
Efficacy of IL-6 inhibitor (tocilizumab) in a case of Bacillus Calmette-Guerin induced reactive arthritis that failed conventional therapy
An audit: Falls in a private rehabilitation hospital in Australia: A retrospective descriptive study
Hospitalisation of high level care residents of aged care facilities: Are goals of care discussed?
Acute delirium in older adults in acute orthopaedic wards: Assessment of feasibility of routine use of confusion assessment method (CAM)
Profile and impact of a central northern Adelaide health service (CNAHS) falls assessment clinic
Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring of elderly patients in the community
Reducing emergency presentations of older people - RE POP
Haemodynamic Instability (HI) in older fallers presenting to Falls and Fracture Prevention Clinic
The impact of self-reported cognitive impairment in an Australian geriatric oncology program
Acute hospital-nursing home care decision making
Evaluation of Southern Health's Rehabilitation and Aged Liaison Service (the RALS)