ACSA has issued a call for papers for this year’s National Conference which has the theme, “Aged Care in the Fast Lane”.
Australian research warns that health care workers’ lanyards and badges can harbour infectious bacteria.
A US study reveals that American seniors value independence more than anything else.
US research indicates that nursing homes provide little in the way of cancer care for residents.
While older New Zealanders value family relationships, a new report shows they do not want to be seen as a burden.
The three national Dementia CRCs are offering assistance with applications for NHMRC/ARC grants.
Australian research suggests elderly people have better mental health than their middle-aged counterparts.
The RHEF has produced a television series to support people with incontinence and their carers that will be available on DVD in February next year.
A UN report plays down warnings of intergenerational conflict in an ageing world.
A group of elderly Norwegians who eat fish frequently performed better in six cognitive tests than those who did not.
British and Indian researchers have joined together to investaigate how robotics can boost independence.
ACSA and four aged care providers have joined with health informatics researchers in an ARC project that aims to improve the implementation of electronic nursing documentation.
US researcheres link poor vision to a low quality of life and depression among nursing home residents
A New Zealand study shows older men face a greater risk of malnourishment because of limited knowledge, skills and finances.