Elderly care

Online resources

UpToDate- provides 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

Trust libraries subscribe to a wide range of elderly care journals including:

Age and Ageing
Geriatrics and gerontology international
International journal of geriatric psychiatry
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

To access these journals along with many others go to Browzine 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).


Trust libraries have a selection of books on Elderly Care


We have also recently purchased a collection of Oxford e-books.  Click on the books below to read online using your NHS Athens account.

Kortext E-books
Access essential textbooks through Kortext using your NHS Athens account.

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