Geriatric Medicine

    Identifying Older Adults at Risk of Delirium Following Elective Surgery: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

    Impact:

    • This review aims to improve clinician-patient discussions on informed consent for elective surgery in older adults and help researchers and policy-makers develop interventions to effectively target modifiable risk factors for post-operative complications

    Additional Resources: Content Coming Soon

    Funding:

    Dr. Jennifer Watt is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (OMHLTC) Clinician Investigator Program, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship (Master’s Award), and the Eliot Phillipson Clinician Scientist Training Program. Dr. Andrea C. Tricco is funded by a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Knowledge Synthesis. Dr. Sharon E. Straus is funded by a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Knowledge Translation.


    Identifying Older Adults at Risk of Harm Following Elective Surgery: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

    Impact:

    • This review is aims to improve clinician-patient discussions on informed consent for elective surgery in older adults and help researchers and policy-makers develop interventions to effectively target modifiable risk factors for post-operative complications

    Additional Resources: Content Coming Soon

    Funding:

    Dr. Jennifer Watt is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (OMHLTC) Clinician Investigator Program, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship (Master’s Award), and the Eliot Phillipson Clinician Scientist Training Program. Dr. Andrea C. Tricco is funded by a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Knowledge Synthesis. Dr. Sharon E. Straus is funded by a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Knowledge Translation.

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    Date : 31 Oct 2017