Events & Updates

AGS Clinical Practice Guideline for Postoperative Delirium in Older Adults - just released
We are pleased to announce the release of The American Geriatrics Society Clinical Practice Guideline for Postoperative Delirium in Older Adults, designed to enable healthcare professionals and hospital systems to implement actionable, evidence-based measures to prevent and treat this life-threatening problem, the most common postoperative complication in older adults.
Newly released! Doorway Thoughts: Cross-Cultural Health Care for Older Adults
AGS is pleased to announce the online publication of newly updated Doorway Thoughts: Cross-Cultural Health Care for Older Adults. The “doorway thoughts” in the title are key concepts concerning cultural influences on the dynamic between providers and patients. These are concepts that clinicians should reflect on before “walking through the doorway of any examining, consultation, or hospital room.”
AGS Releases New Maintenance of Certification Module for ABIM Diplomates
The American Geriatrics Society has just released its new Maintenance of Certification Module: Dementia, Delirium and Depression. This online module includes 30 case-based questions, each with supporting rationales and references. Upon successful completion of the module, participants can earn 10 Self-Evaluation of Medical Knowledge points* and 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
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