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Transforming Acute Care for Older People Living with Frailty

Morning chair: Dr David Hunt Clinical Director for Medicine for Older People & Neurosciences Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

David commented that "Women are twice as likely to be frail than men".
The CFS free App, by NHS Elect - Clinical Frailty Scale. Worth a look

What and who are the focus of SDEC Programme: "‘SDEC activity refers to patients that arrive at an emergency department, where  investigations, care, treatment and discharge can be achieved within 24 hours and … for whom admission to hospital would have been the default option in the absence of an SDEC service’