I have thousands of tapes, and photos and fliers, letters, posters, artwork – basically everything that ever happened, I kept. I’m not a hoarder, though. I’m sort of a librarian.
— Ian MacKaye

Once again we are re-visting #GEMcon16, (you can find our twitter summary here).

Below is a gallery of the poster submissions from the day. Congratulations to Hilary Thornton with the winning entry: A week of pain in the ED: is our older population different?

Other topics presented included: (you can click on the images below to see bigger versions)

  • Acute Limb Ischaemia: ACT F.A.S.T

  • Beware of Cervical Trauma

  • Pacemaker Lead Fracture: an unusual  cause of a syncopal fall

  • The Clinical Frailty Scale: a helpful signpost?

  • The Impact of Anticoagulant Therapy in Elderly Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury

  • Frailty Sim

  • Are The Most Elderly More Likely to Present to the ED Out of Hours?

  • Opportunities and Challenges of Recruiting Elderly Patients to Research Studies in Acute Care