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1081. Cohort study: High-dose monthly vitamin D3 can help to prevent acute respiratory infections in older long-term care residents, but may increase risk of falls

clinical trial. J Am Geriatr Soc 2017;65:496–503. Implications for practice and research Vitamin D deficiency is rampant in institutionalised elderly individuals. Routine high-dose vitamin D 3 appears to prevent acute respiratory infections in this population. This clear benefit must be weighed against a higher risk of falls with monthly vitamin D 3 doses. Future research should establish optimised vitamin D supplementation protocols and find the best benefit–risk strategy. Context Vitamin D deficiency (...) is common in elderly people, in those with sunlight deprivation, malnutrition and when comorbidities are present. One or all of these factors are often found in nursing home residents, making them one of the most populous risk groups for vitamin D deficiency. The beneficial effect of vitamin D for the prevention of musculoskeletal outcomes is relatively undebated, but the pleiotropic effects of vitamin D suggest further … Request Permissions If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use

2017 Evidence-Based Nursing

1082. Cohort study: Frailty significantly increases the risk of fractures among middle-aged and older people Full Text available with Trip Pro

Cohort study: Frailty significantly increases the risk of fractures among middle-aged and older people Frailty significantly increases the risk of fractures among middle-aged and older people | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts (...) OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Frailty significantly increases the risk of fractures among middle-aged and older people Article Text Care of the older person Cohort study Frailty significantly increases the risk of fractures among

2017 Evidence-Based Nursing

1083. Cohort study: Risk of injury higher in older adults with dementia than in those without

Altmetric.com Commentary on: Meuleners LB, Hobday MB. A population-based study examining injury in older adults with and without dementia. J Am Geriatr Soc 2017;65:520–5. Implications for practice and research Nurses should assess older adults for dementia and anticipate potential safety risks. Caregivers and older adults need education on interventions such as fall prevention, home safety measures and supervision of those with dementia. Additional rigorous studies are needed to test fall and injury (...) prevention interventions in dementia populations. Context People with Alzheimer’s disease often develop impairments in executive function, resulting in poor judgement and unsafe behaviours. 1 These problems put them at risk of accidents and injuries, particularly in the home environment. Coupled with ageing changes and disease processes, the person with dementia may develop functional decline that can lead to accidents and injuries. A number of interventions have been studied to address these … Request

2017 Evidence-Based Nursing

1084. Contraception for women aged over 40 years.

Contraception for women aged over 40 years. Contraception for women aged over 40 years. | National Guideline Clearinghouse success fail JUN 09 2017 2018 2019 14 Apr 2018 - 12 Jul 2018 COLLECTED BY Organization: Formed in 2009, the Archive Team (not to be confused with the archive.org Archive-It Team) is a rogue archivist collective dedicated to saving copies of rapidly dying or deleted websites for the sake of history and digital heritage. The group is 100% composed of volunteers and interested (...) * Remember Me Don't have an account? The AHRQ National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC, guideline.gov) Web site will not be available after July 16, 2018 because federal funding through AHRQ will no longer be available to support the NGC as of that date. For additional information, read our . Guideline Summary NGC:011284 2017 Aug NEATS Assessment Contraception for women aged over 40 years. Clinical Effectiveness Unit. Contraception for women aged over 40 years. London (UK): Faculty of Sexual

2017 National Guideline Clearinghouse (partial archive)

1085. Final recommendation statement: vision in children ages 6 months to 5 years: screening.

Final recommendation statement: vision in children ages 6 months to 5 years: screening. Final recommendation statement: vision in children ages 6 months to 5 years: screening. | National Guideline Clearinghouse success fail May JUN 09 2017 2018 2019 19 May 2018 - 12 Jul 2018 COLLECTED BY Organization: Formed in 2009, the Archive Team (not to be confused with the archive.org Archive-It Team) is a rogue archivist collective dedicated to saving copies of rapidly dying or deleted websites (...) at . ArchiveBot's source code can be found at . TIMESTAMPS Search Sign In Username or Email * Password * Remember Me Don't have an account? The AHRQ National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC, guideline.gov) Web site will not be available after July 16, 2018 because federal funding through AHRQ will no longer be available to support the NGC as of that date. For additional information, read our . Guideline Summary NGC:011299 2017 Sep NEATS Assessment Final recommendation statement: vision in children ages 6 months

2017 National Guideline Clearinghouse (partial archive)

1086. Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults

Mon DD]. Available: http://www.guideline.gov. A direct comparison of recommendations presented in the above guidelines for screening for cognitive impairment in adults is provided. The recommendations address screening community-dwelling adults 65 years of age or older without symptoms suggestive of cognitive impairment or dementia using formal screening instruments (e.g., the MMSE). Areas of Agreement Neither guideline developer recommends routine screening for cognitive impairment (...) in asymptomatic adults aged 65 or older. See Areas of Difference below for information. Areas of Difference Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults The guideline developers offer different guidance for screening asymptomatic, community-dwelling adults 65 years of age or older for cognitive impairment using formal screening instruments (e.g., the MMSE). The USPSTF concluded that the evidence on screening for cognitive impairment in this population is lacking and that the balance of benefits

2017 National Guideline Clearinghouse (partial archive)

1087. Casting light on old shadows: ending sexually transmitted infection epidemics as public health concerns by 2030: advocacy brief

Casting light on old shadows: ending sexually transmitted infection epidemics as public health concerns by 2030: advocacy brief Casting light on old shadows: ending sexually transmitted infection epidemics as public health concerns by 2030: advocacy brief JavaScript is disabled for your browser. Some features of this site may not work without it. Toggle navigation Toggle navigation Search Browse Statistics Related Links Casting light on old shadows: ending sexually transmitted infection (...) epidemics as public health concerns by 2030: advocacy brief View/ Open Rights View Statistics Altmetrics Share Citation World Health Organization . (‎2017)‎. Casting light on old shadows: ending sexually transmitted infection epidemics as public health concerns by 2030: advocacy brief. World Health Organization. . License: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO Description 8 p. Gov't Doc # WHO/RHR/17.17 Collections Language English Metadata Related items Showing items related by title and MeSH subject.  Всемирная

2017 WHO

1088. Integrated care for older people: guidelines on community-level interventions to manage declines in intrinsic capacity

Integrated care for older people: guidelines on community-level interventions to manage declines in intrinsic capacity Integrated care for older people: guidelines on community-level interventions to manage declines in intrinsic capacity JavaScript is disabled for your browser. Some features of this site may not work without it. Toggle navigation Toggle navigation Search Browse Statistics Related Links Integrated care for older people: guidelines on community-level interventions to manage (...) declines in intrinsic capacity View/ Open Rights View Statistics Altmetrics Share Citation World Health Organization . (‎2017)‎. Integrated care for older people: guidelines on community-level interventions to manage declines in intrinsic capacity. World Health Organization. . License: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO Description ix, 46 p. ISBN 9789241550109 Collections Language English Metadata Related items Showing items related by title and MeSH subject.  World Health Organization. Regional Office

2017 WHO

1089. The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health 2016 annual report: coming of age in a time of transition

The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health 2016 annual report: coming of age in a time of transition The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health 2016 annual report: coming of age in a time of transition JavaScript is disabled for your browser. Some features of this site may not work without it. Toggle navigation Toggle navigation Search Browse Statistics Related Links The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health 2016 annual report: coming of age in a time (...) of transition View/ Open Rights View Statistics Altmetrics Share Citation World Health Organization & The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health . (‎2017)‎. The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health 2016 annual report: coming of age in a time of transition. World Health Organization. . License: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO Description 34 p. Gov't Doc # WHO/FWC/NMC/17.1 Collections Language English Metadata Related items Showing items related by title and MeSH subject.  World Health

2017 WHO

1090. Quantitative study - other: DemDel, a nursing-led practice-based delirium intervention, improves certain outcomes for older cognitively impaired inpatients

for practice and research Delirium prevention and management require nurse-led identification of those at risk, cognitive screening and management of triggers and risk factors. Educational approaches can improve delirium practice, but more studies are needed to explore the impact of nursing education on patient outcomes. Context Older people with cognitive impairment are at particular risk of developing delirium when unwell; but screening is not routine and delirium is under recognised, resulting (...) Quantitative study - other: DemDel, a nursing-led practice-based delirium intervention, improves certain outcomes for older cognitively impaired inpatients DemDel, a nursing-led practice-based delirium intervention, improves certain outcomes for older cognitively impaired inpatients | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use

2017 Evidence-Based Nursing

1091. Cross-sectional study: High proportion of elderly patients who are admitted to hospital are entering the last year of their lives

and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here High proportion of elderly patients who are admitted to hospital are entering the last year of their lives Article Text Care of the older person Cross-sectional study (...) High proportion of elderly patients who are admitted to hospital are entering the last year of their lives Chris Isles Statistics from Altmetric.com Commentary on : Pocock LV , Ives A , Pring A , et al . Factors associated with hospital deaths in the oldest old: a cross-sectional study . Implications for practice and research This paper supports the view that a high proportion of elderly patients who are admitted to hospital are entering the last year of their lives. Clinicians might make more use

2017 Evidence-Based Nursing

1092. Randomised controlled trial: Physical activity can successfully be promoted to older adults within a primary care setting by trained nurses

Randomised controlled trial: Physical activity can successfully be promoted to older adults within a primary care setting by trained nurses Physical activity can successfully be promoted to older adults within a primary care setting by trained nurses | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using (...) your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Physical activity can successfully be promoted to older adults within a primary care setting by trained nurses Article Text Care of the older

2017 Evidence-Based Nursing

1095. Group B streptococcal infection in infants less than 3 months old

Group B streptococcal infection in infants less than 3 months old

2017 DynaMed Plus

1099. Acute abdominal pain in infants (1-12 months old) - approach to the patient

Acute abdominal pain in infants (1-12 months old) - approach to the patient

2017 DynaMed Plus

1100. Acute abdominal pain in children aged 6-11 years - approach to the patient

Acute abdominal pain in children aged 6-11 years - approach to the patient

2017 DynaMed Plus