This toolkit is a compilation of ideas and tools to support a more coordinated and effective community response to older women abuse. This resource outlines what makes older women abuse unique, offers promising practices that respond to these unique needs, explores the intent, meaning and practices of obtaining informed consent to share a woman's personal health information, offers an overview of safety planning, provides a tool to explore and prioritize medium and longer term actions and provides a service directory based on potential actions outlined in the activation plan. 37 Pages.
This summary of the Guideline includes the SIGECAPS Menemonic for Symptom Criteria for Major Depressive Episode. SIGECAPS is an acronym used to quickly assess for depression. Please see the sentinal document at http://www.aafp.org/afp/1998/1101/p1617.html for further information.
This site provides the clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of osteoporosis: Background and Technical report. 89 pages . There is also a summary article which provides a synopsis of the guidelines. 10 pages
This provincial website for Cancer Care Ontario (CCO) provides information and educational resources on prevention, care, research and the provincial services and programs in cancer care and chronic kidney disease. The CCO toolbox provides various tools and guidelines to assess and support cancer care and services.