Click the links below to open important guidelines about the management of patients with hip fracture.

 

COMING SOON:

International Fragility Fracture Network Delphi consensus statement on the principles of anaesthesia for patients with hip fracture.

These should be published in the July 2018 edition of Anaesthesia.

 

AAGBI 2018 Peri-operative care for people with dementia

These are set to be published towards the end of 2018.

 

International peri-operative cognition working group consensus statement on POCD nomenclature

These have been accepted for publication in the British Journal of Anaesthesia towards the end of 2018.

 

AAGBI 2011 Management of proximal femoral fractures guidelines

UK national guidelines from the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland.

We’re in the process of updating these, and they should be ready by September, 2018.

 

AAGBI 2014 Perioperative Care of the Elderly guidelines

UK national guidelines from the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland.

 

AAGBI/BOA/BGS 2015 Safety guideline: reducing the risk from cemented arthroplasty for hip fracture

UK national guidelines jointly issued by the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland, the British Orthopaedic Association and the British Geriatrics Society.

 

NICE 2011 Clinical Guideline 124 Hip fracture: management

UK (except Scotland) national guidelines from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence.

These are currently being updated.

 

SIGN 111 2009 Management of hip fracture in older people

Scottish national guidelines from the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network.