Specialist Care Frailty Network – we need your help!

Dr Simon Conroy is a geriatrician at University Hospitals of Leicester, Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Leicester and an Associate Editor for Age and Ageing journal. 

Dear fellow BGS members,

Some of you might have heard about the Acute Frailty Network, which has been in existence for a few years now. The focus of the Acute Frailty Network has been acute medical care and to some extent emergency care. The Specialist Care Frailty Network will focus upon the care of older people with frailty in six specialist services:

  • Renal Dialysis
  • Chemotherapy
  • Emergency Cranial Neurosurgery
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Complex Spinal Surgery
  • Adult Critical Care

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