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AGS Guidelines & Recommendations

AGS Optimal Perioperative Management of the Geriatric Patient (2015)

AGS Person-Centered Care: A Definition and Essential Elements (2015) 

AGS Updated Beers Criteria for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults (2015)

American Geriatrics Society Care of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Older Adults Position Statement (2015) 

American Geriatrics Society Clinical Practice Guidelines for Postoperative Delirium in Older Adults (2014)

AGS Position Statement – Feeding Tubes in Advanced Dementia (2014)

Choosing Wisely® List: AGS  Identifies Tests and Treatments that Older Patients and Providers Should Question (2013 & 2014)

AGS Guidelines for Improving the Care of the Older Adult with Diabetes Mellitus (2013 Update)

ACS NSQIP®/AGS Best Practice Guidelines: Optimal Preoperative Assessment of the Geriatric Surgical Patient (2012)

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AGS Guiding Principles for the Care of Older Adults with Multimorbidity (2012)

AGS/BGS Clinical Practice Guideline: Prevention of Falls in Older Persons (2010)

Clinical Tools & Recommendations from Other Organizations

Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Management of Syncope (European Society of Cardiology, 2009) - AGS Endorsed

Clinical Practice Guideline on Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, 2008) - AGS Reviewed

Caring for Vulnerable Elder in Disasters: National Findings of the 2007 Nursing Home Hurricane Summit - AGS Reviewed

The HIV and Aging Consensus Project: Recommended Treatment Strategies for Clinicians Managing Older Patients with HIV

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