Useful Links:

Enduring Power of Attorney (EPOA) Form
Advance Health Directive Form
Dementia Support Australia
Healthy and active aging

Frequently Asked Questions

Answer: Geriatric Medicine is a specialty that focuses on medical issues and diseases of aging, and of old age.

Answer: A comprehensive geriatric assessment (CGA) is a holistic review covering many domains such as medical conditions as well as cognition, mental health, socio-economic and functional status. It will take approximately one hour.

Answer: Osteoporosis is a disease in which the density and quality of bone are reduced making bones more porous and fragile. Fracture risk is greatly increased in osteoporosis.

Answer: Dementia is an umbrella term to describe a state of of mental and cognitive decline severe enough to interfere with daily life.

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