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Older Adults

The demand for services and care to meet the needs of aging individuals will continue to increase over the next 10 to 20 years. This section contains tools , clinical decision supports and resources specific to those 55+, in addition to tools, clinical decision supports and resources which are applicable to this population. It includes fall prevention, osteoarthritis, antipsychotics and dementia, along with others.

New

5,823 Downloads

Oct 2021

Fall Prevention

Prevent and manage falls among older adults in the primary care and long-term care settings using these tools.

Clinical Topic

Older Adults

Languages

En

Current

18,840 Downloads

Apr 2016

Antipsychotics And Dementia

Assess and manage patients who experience behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia, with a particular focus on the use of antipsychotics, using these resources.

Clinical Topic

Mental Health, Older Adults

Languages

En Fr

Current

11,449 Downloads

Jul 2019

Benzodiazepine Use

Assess and discuss with patients aged 65+ the role of benzodiazepines in mental and physical health conditions with a focus on insomnia, anxiety disorders and panic disorder.

Clinical Topic

Older Adults

Languages

En

Current

9,294 Downloads

Jun 2017

Osteoarthritis

Manage patients with new or recurrent joint pain consistent with osteoarthrosis of the hip, knee or hand through the Osteoarthritis Tool.

Clinical Topic

Pain

Languages

En Fr

Current

5,349 Downloads

Jan 2020

Proton Pump Inhibitor Use

Assess and discuss with older adult patients (aged 65+) the benefits and risks of PPIs using this tool.

Clinical Topic

Older Adults

Languages

En

Current

3,550 Downloads

Feb 2020

Urinary Incontinence

Manage care for adult women (18+) who experience involuntary loss of urine using this tool.

Clinical Topic

Women's Health

Languages

En

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