We’ve designed our comprehensive Study Guides to … help guide your study.

They feature curated high yield articles in Geriatrics from HTT, AJGP, AFP, Checks, RACGP guidelines, with discussions and links to relevant past exam resources, podcasts and original GP Core Content material. 

Dr Thomas Perkins

GP Core Content

Module 1Geriatrics in the AFPs
Unit 1Case - Advance care directives in 
residential aged care
Unit 2End-of-life care for patients with cancer
Unit 3Advance care planning
Unit 4Case - Back pain in a cancer patient
Unit 5Core palliative medicines
Unit 6Chronic refractory dyspnoea
Unit 7Primary palliative care
Unit 8End of life care
Unit 9End stage heart failure patients
Unit 10End of life care - The importance of culture and ethnicity
Unit 11Palliative care for the patient without cancer [AJGP]
Unit 12Principles of cancer pain management [AJGP]
Unit 13Advance care decision making and planning [AJGP]
Unit 14Home-based palliative care [AJGP]
Unit 15Medication management of type 2 diabetes in residential aged care [AJGP]
Unit 16Office-based assessment of cognitive impairment
Unit 17Current approaches to the pharmacological treatment of Alzheimer’s disease
Unit 18Falls Prevention in Older Adults
Unit 19Pitfalls in Managing Falls
Unit 20Appropriate Prescribing and Deprescribing in older adults
Unit 21CKD in the Elderly
Unit 22Dementia
Unit 23Comprehensive health assessments for adults with intellectual disability living in the community
Unit 24Eye Care in the Elderly
Unit 25Aging and Sexuality
Unit 26Upper Cervical Spinal Injuries in Elderley Patients
Unit 27Fitness to drive - GP perspectives of assessing older and functionally impaired patients
Unit 28Clinical practice guidelines and principles of care for people with dementia in Australia
Unit 29Antibiotic use in residential 
aged care facilities
Unit 30Prevalence and management of diabetes in residential aged care facilities
Unit 31Vitamin D and the musculoskeletal health of older adults
Unit 32Clinical considerations for the ageing athlete
Unit 33Prescribing in the elderly
Unit 34Diagnosis and management of hearing loss in elderly patients
Unit 35Pain management in residential aged care facilities
Unit 36Pruritus in the elderly – a guide to assessment and management
Unit 37Dementia and driving
Unit 38Management of urinary incontinence in residential care
Unit 39Managing undernutrition in the elderly
Unit 40Management of faecal incontinence in residential aged care
Unit 41Long-term management of elderly patients taking immunosuppressive medications
Unit 42Medication management of type 2 diabetes in residential aged care
Module 2Geriatrics in the Checks
Unit 1552.1 - Parkinsons Disease
Unit 2552.2 - Bells Palsy
Unit 3552.4 - Dementia
Unit 4546.5 - Elder Abuse
Unit 5546.6 - Elder Abuse
Unit 6545.4 - Malnutrition and Depression in an elderly patient
Unit 7544.1 – Nausea and poor oral intake in an RACF resident
Unit 8554.2 – Advanced Health Directive
Unit 9554.3 – Analgesia in Palliative Care
Unit 10554.4 - Advanced Health Directive
Unit 11554.5 – Analgesia in Palliative Care
Unit 12536.1 – Dementia in an RACF resident
Unit 13536.2 – Chronic Kidney Disease
Unit 14536.2 – Chronic Kidney Disease
Unit 15536.5 – Osteoarthritis
Unit 16536.6 – Heart Failure
Unit 17525.5 – Dizziness in a 71 yo | Menieres
Unit 18525.6 – Deafness in 75 yo - Presbyacusis
Unit 19526.1 – Palpitations in 73yo | Atrial Fibrillation + Hyperthyroidism | Grave’s Disease
Unit 20526.2 – Mobility decline in 76yo | Knee replacement | Iron Deficiency
Unit 21526.5 – Irregular pulse in a 75yo | NOACs | Atrial Fibrillation
Unit 22527.3 – SOB and Cyanosis in 75yo | APO 
Unit 23527.4 – Acute Visual Loss in a 73yo | ARMD
Unit 24529.1 – Positive FOBT |  Bowel Cancer
Unit 25529.3 – Pigmented Face Lesion in 72yo | BCC
Module 3Geriatrics in HTT
Unit 1Benign prostatic hyperplasia
Unit 2Polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis
Unit 3Screening for bowel cancer
Unit 4Deprescribing and falls prevention
Module 4Geriatrics in the Guidelines
Unit 1Safety and Quality - Falls Prevention
Unit 2RACGP HANDI - Exercises for Falls Prevention
Unit 3RACGP ATSI Guidelines - Falls
Unit 4RACGP Red Book - Falls
Unit 5RACGP Osteoporosis Management - Falls Prevention
Unit 6Silver Book - Falls
Unit 7Silver Book - Multimorbidity
Unit 8Silver Book - Faecal Incontinence
Unit 9Silver Book - Palliative and end-of-life care
Unit 10Silver Book - Deprescribing
Unit 11Silver Book - Medication management
Unit 12Silver Book - Polypharmacy
Unit 13Silver Book - Dementia
Unit 14Silver Book - Behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia
Unit 15Short-term pharmacotherapy management of severe BPSD
Unit 16Silver Book - Osteoporosis
Unit 17Silver Book - Pain
Unit 18Silver Book - Dermatology
Unit 19Silver Book - Mental Health
Unit 20Silver Book - Infection and Sepsis
Unit 21Silver Book - Falls
Unit 22Silver Book - Frailty
Unit 23Silver Book- Faecal Incontinence
Unit 24Silver Book - Urinary Incontinence
Unit 25Silver Book - Care of older LGBTI people
Unit 26Silver Book - Older Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
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