Clinical Resources

In this section, regulated and unregulated health professionals will find clinical resources to support the care of frail elderly adults with chronic diseases and multiple co-morbidities in primary care, hospital, community and long term care settings.These evidence-based resources have been reviewed by regulated health professionals and health care affiliates with backgrounds in geriatric medicine.

Each topic is introduced with a sector specific overview that provides an explanation of the importance of the condition, common causes and key considerations. At the end of each overview is a reference list and suggested readings. Resources include a wide range of guidelines and protocols, assessment tools, management strategies, handouts and clinical education. Additionally, look for identified Communities of Practices that are working to advance our knowledge and understanding of key issues. 

Clinical Resources for Primary Care

Resources and links to help care for frail elders in primary care settings, including family health teams and community health centres. These evidence-based resources have been reviewed by regulated health professionals and health care affiliates with backgrounds in geriatric medicine who have worked in primary care.

Go to our Clinical Resources for Primary Care.

Clinical Resources for Long-term Care

Resources and links to help care for frail elders in long term and residential care settings. These evidence based resources have been reviewed by regulated health professionals and health care affiliates with backgrounds in geriatric medicine who have worked in the long term and residential care sector.

Go to our Clinical Resources for Long-term Care.

Clinical Resources for the Hospital

Clinical Resources for the Hospital Image

Resources and links to help care for frail elders with chronic, co-morbid conditions in a hospital setting. These evidence-based resources have been reviewed by regulated health professionals and health care affiliates with backgrounds in geriatric medicine who have worked in the hospital sector.

Go to our Clinical Resources for the Hospital.

Clinical Resources for Community Care

Clinical Resources for Community Care Image

Resources and links to help care for frail elders with chronic, co-morbid conditions in a community care setting. These evidence-based resources have been reviewed by regulated health professionals and health care affiliates with backgrounds in geriatric medicine who have worked in the community sector.

Go to our Clinical Resources for Community Care.