Elderly care

Online resources

UpToDate- UpToDate produces a summary of What’s new in geriatrics

Age UK

British Geriatrics Society

You may also be interested in :

The MDTea podcasts which are a free open access series of podcasts for all healthcare professionals working with older adults. Click on the links to access mdtea series 1  and mdtea series 2 and mdtea series 3


These journals have direct links (but you will still need your NHS Athens username and password):

Age and Ageing

Geriatrics and gerontology international

International journal of geriatric psychiatry

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

For many other journals go to My journals and log in with your NHS Athens username and password.

If you are looking for an article but you can’t find the full text online, fill in this request form, and we will obtain a copy of the article for you (there may be a charge for this service).


A selection of books on Elderly Care

We have recently purchased a collection of Oxford e-books.  Click on the titles below to read the books online.  You will need an NHS Athens account.

Oxford Handbook of Geriatric Medicine

Oxford Handbook of Nursing Older People

Oxford Textbook of Old Age Psychiatry

Oxford Textbook of Anaesthesia for the Elderly Patient

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