Optimising outcomes from surgical treatment of the frail and multimorbid older person

Workshop 23

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Workshop Schedule

09:00

Adrian Stuart Wagg

09:10

Tomas Lindor Griebling

09:30

Kathleen Frances Hunter

09:50

William Robert Gibson

10:10

Adrian Stuart Wagg

Aims & Objectives

Advanced
90 minutes
Geriatrics / Gerontology
Clinical
multimorbidity frailty surgiery
Physicians and surgeons

After this workshop, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify, measure and screen for physical and cognitive frailty in older persons
  2. Identify co-existing conditions which might be amenable to pre-operative intervention to achieve best outcomes following surgical treatments for lower urinary tract and pelvic floor dysfunction in frail older women.
  3. Identify and implement post-operative interventions designed to improve outcomes from surgical intervention for lower urinary tract and pelvic floor dysfunction in women