Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine Annual Meeting 6 May 2021
At our 2021 Annual Meeting we had a fascinating lecture from Professor Hugh Montgomery on the future of longevity, could humans live forever? Would we want to?
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This month Matt Bromley talks to Simon Conroy about frailty and its implications for critical care. Simon is a professor of geriatric medicine in Leicester and the clinical lead for the specialised clinical frailty network.
He has a particular interest in translational research in the acute care setting and has made significant improvements in the recognition of frailty amongst older people presenting acutely to hospital and how this can be used to inform decisions about clinical management.
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