Karen McNeil

MBA, PhD, Program Manager, Healthcare Transformation Research Program, Newcastle Business School, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW

Clinical approach to driving and the older person

This article reviews the difficulties of driving assessment, including what measures there are to guide GPs, and proposes a practical approach to this issue for general practice.

Driving assessments for older adult patients: Interviews with general practitioners to gauge current strategies and future directions

Given the issue’s frequency and complexity, more needs to be done to help general practitioners in decision making and communication surrounding this sensitive topic.