This is a consensus document produced by expert members of a Working Party established by the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI).
Peri-operative care of elderly patients – an urgent need for change. A consensus statement to provide guidance for specialist and non-specialist anaesthetists
The Age Anaesthesia Association is a group of multi-professional clinicians whose aim is to promote evidence based high quality perioperative care of elderly surgical patients. This consensus statement provides practical suggestions and recommendations to improve care for older people undergoing surgery, for example with perioperative dynamic testing in multiple domains