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1. Efficacy of Methylphenidate in the Geriatric Population for Fall Prevention

Efficacy of Methylphenidate in the Geriatric Population for Fall Prevention "Efficacy of Methylphenidate in the Geriatric Population for Fall Preve" by Adam Stapleton < > > > > > Title Author Date of Graduation Summer 8-11-2018 Degree Type Capstone Project Degree Name Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies Rights . Abstract || Abstract || Background: Approximately one-third of people aged 65 years and over who are not living in institutions fall at least once a year, with higher rates (...) that methylphenidate improved gait and executive function in older adults, and should be considered by clinicians as a method of fall prevention in this population. These results warrant further investigation of methylphenidate use in fall prevention with large-scale studies. Keywords: M ethylphenidate, older adults, and fall prevention Recommended Citation Stapleton, Adam, "Efficacy of Methylphenidate in the Geriatric Population for Fall Prevention" (2018). School of Physician Assistant Studies . 651. https

Pacific University EBM Capstone Project2018

2. Effects of geriatric interdisciplinary home rehabilitation on complications and readmissions after hip fracture: a randomized controlled trial

Effects of geriatric interdisciplinary home rehabilitation on complications and readmissions after hip fracture: a randomized controlled trial 30064264 2018 08 01 1477-0873 2018 Aug 01 Clinical rehabilitation Clin Rehabil Effects of geriatric interdisciplinary home rehabilitation on complications and readmissions after hip fracture: a randomized controlled trial. 269215518791003 10.1177/0269215518791003 This pre-planned secondary analysis of geriatric interdisciplinary home rehabilitation (...) , which was initially found to shorten the postoperative length of stay in hospital for older individuals following hip fracture, investigated whether such rehabilitation reduced the numbers of complications, readmissions, and total days spent in hospital after discharge during a 12-month follow-up period compared with conventional geriatric care and rehabilitation. Randomized controlled trial. Geriatric department, participants' residential care facilities, and ordinary housing. Individuals aged ⩾70

EvidenceUpdates2018

3. Geriatrics

Geriatrics Top results for geriatrics - Trip Database or use your Google+ account Find evidence fast My query is: English Français Deutsch Čeština Español Magyar Svenska ALL of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document ANY of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document This EXACT phrase: Title only Anywhere in the document EXCLUDING words: Title only Anywhere in the document Timeframe: to: Combine searches by placing the search numbers in the top search box and pressing the search (...) button. An example search might look like (#1 or #2) and (#3 or #4) Loading history... Population: Intervention: Comparison: Outcome: Population: Intervention: Latest & greatest articles for geriatrics The Trip Database is a leading resource to help health professionals find trustworthy answers to their clinical questions. Users can access the latest research evidence and guidance to answer their clinical questions. We have a large collection of systematic reviews, clinical guidelines, regulatory

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4. A nutritional intervention program improves the nutritional status of geriatric patients at nutritional risk-a randomized controlled trial

A nutritional intervention program improves the nutritional status of geriatric patients at nutritional risk-a randomized controlled trial 29606025 2018 06 28 1477-0873 32 7 2018 Jul Clinical rehabilitation Clin Rehabil A nutritional intervention program improves the nutritional status of geriatric patients at nutritional risk-a randomized controlled trial. 930-941 10.1177/0269215518765912 To investigate the effect of a nutrition intervention program for geriatric nutritional at-risk patients (...) . A randomized controlled trial. Department of geriatric medicine in a university hospital and in the primary healthcare sector, Copenhagen. Geriatric patients ( N = 144) at nutritional risk. The intervention consisted of an individual dietary plan for home, including pre-discharge advice on nutritional intake, combined with three follow-up visits after discharge (one, four, and eight weeks). Change in body weight, Barthel Index, hand-grip strength and self-rated health from baseline (discharge) to three

EvidenceUpdates2018

7. Global Geriatric Assessment and In-Hospital Bleeding Risk in Elderly Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes: Insights from the LONGEVO-SCA Registry

Global Geriatric Assessment and In-Hospital Bleeding Risk in Elderly Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes: Insights from the LONGEVO-SCA Registry 29536466 2018 03 14 2567-689X 118 3 2018 Mar Thrombosis and haemostasis Thromb. Haemost. Global Geriatric Assessment and In-Hospital Bleeding Risk in Elderly Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes: Insights from the LONGEVO-SCA Registry. 581-590 10.1055/s-0038-1623532 Bleeding risk scores have shown a limited predictive ability in elderly patients (...) with acute coronary syndromes (ACS). No study explored the role of a comprehensive geriatric assessment to predict in-hospital bleeding in this clinical setting. The prospective multicentre LONGEVO-SCA registry included 532 unselected patients with non-ST segment elevation ACS (NSTEACS) aged 80 years or older. Comorbidity (Charlson index), frailty (FRAIL scale), disability (Barthel index and Lawton-Brody index), cognitive status (Pfeiffer test) and nutritional risk (mini nutritional assessment-short form

EvidenceUpdates2018

8. Frailty as an outcome in geriatrics research: not ready for prime time?

Frailty as an outcome in geriatrics research: not ready for prime time? 29310132 2018 11 13 1539-3704 168 5 2018 Mar 06 Annals of internal medicine Ann. Intern. Med. Frailty as an Outcome in Geriatrics Research: Not Ready for Prime Time? 361-362 10.7326/M17-3048 Brown Rebecca T RT Division of Geriatrics, University of California, San Francisco, and San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, California (R.T.B., K.E.C.). Covinsky Kenneth E KE Division of Geriatrics, University of California (...) 23764209 Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2014 Apr;95(4):753-769.e3 24291597 Eur J Ageing. 2010 Feb 9;7(1):37-55 28798616 Lancet. 2013 Mar 2;381(9868):752-62 23395245 J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2015 Feb;70(2):216-22 25387728 BMC Med. 2013 Mar 11;11:65 23497404 JAMA. 2014 Jun 18;311(23):2387-96 24866862 J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2007 Jul;62(7):722-7 17634318 2018 1 9 6 0 2018 1 9 6 0 2018 1 9 6 0 ppublish 29310132 2668420 10.7326/M17-3048 PMC5840034 NIHMS940244

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9. American Geriatrics Society Beers Criteria and Anticoagulant Use in Older Adults With Renal Impairment

American Geriatrics Society Beers Criteria and Anticoagulant Use in Older Adults With Renal Impairment Redirecting

Kidney international reports2017 Full Text: Link to full Text with Trip Pro

10. International practice settings, interventions and outcomes of nurse practitioners in geriatric care: A scoping review

International practice settings, interventions and outcomes of nurse practitioners in geriatric care: A scoping review 28964502 2017 10 01 2017 10 01 1873-491X 2017 Sep 18 International journal of nursing studies Int J Nurs Stud International practice settings, interventions and outcomes of nurse practitioners in geriatric care: A scoping review. S0020-7489(17)30217-1 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2017.09.010 To identify and summarize the common clinical settings, interventions, and outcomes of nurse (...) , Biopole 2, Route de la Corniche 10, 1010 Lausanne, Switzerland. Electronic address: anne-sylvie.ramelet@unil.ch. eng Journal Article Review 2017 09 18 England Int J Nurs Stud 0400675 0020-7489 Advanced practice nursing Continuity of patient care Diffusion of innovation Geriatric nursing Home care services Long term care Nurse practitioner Primary care Transitional care 2016 10 14 2017 07 28 2017 09 13 2017 10 2 6 0 2017 10 2 6 0 2017 10 2 6 0 aheadofprint 28964502 S0020-7489(17)30217-1 10.1016

EvidenceUpdates2017

11. In geriatric adults with newly diagnosed dementia, does psychoeducation for their caregivers decrease caregiver burden or result in clinical improvement in the patient's dementia?

In geriatric adults with newly diagnosed dementia, does psychoeducation for their caregivers decrease caregiver burden or result in clinical improvement in the patient's dementia? In geriatric adults with newly diagnosed dementia, does psychoeducation for their caregivers decrease caregiver burden or result in clinical improvement in the patient's dementia? Toggle navigation Shared more. Cited more. Safe forever. Toggle navigation View Item JavaScript is disabled for your browser. Some features (...) of this site may not work without it. Search MOspace This Collection Browse Statistics In geriatric adults with newly diagnosed dementia, does psychoeducation for their caregivers decrease caregiver burden or result in clinical improvement in the patient's dementia? View/ Open Date 2017-06 Format Metadata Abstract In geriatric adults with newly diagnosed dementia, does psychoeducation for their caregivers decrease caregiver burden or result in clinical improvement in the patient's dementia? Evidence

Evidence Based Practice 2017

13. Prevention of Dehydration in Geriatric Patients in Long-Term Care: Guidelines

Prevention of Dehydration in Geriatric Patients in Long-Term Care: Guidelines Prevention of Dehydration in Geriatric Patients in Long-Term Care: Guidelines | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Prevention of Dehydration in Geriatric Patients in Long-Term Care: Guidelines Prevention of Dehydration in Geriatric Patients in Long-Term Care: Guidelines Published on: June 28, 2017 Project Number: RB1114-000 Product Line: Research Type: Devices and Systems Report Type: Summary of Abstracts Result (...) type: Report Question What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the prevention and identification of dehydration in geriatric patients in long-term care? Key Message Five systematic reviews (two with meta-analyses) and three evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding hydration management procedures or dehydration assessment for geriatric patients in the long-term care setting. Tags aged, dehydration, geriatrics, housing for the elderly, nursing homes, rehydration solutions, thirst

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review2017

14. The effectiveness of optimised clinical medication reviews for geriatric patients: Opti-Med a cluster randomised controlled trial

The effectiveness of optimised clinical medication reviews for geriatric patients: Opti-Med a cluster randomised controlled trial 28334979 2017 03 23 2017 03 23 1460-2229 2017 Feb 23 Family practice Fam Pract The effectiveness of optimised clinical medication reviews for geriatric patients: Opti-Med a cluster randomised controlled trial. 10.1093/fampra/cmx007 Inappropriate drug use is a frequent problem in older patients and associated with adverse clinical outcomes and an important determinant (...) of geriatric problems. Clinical medication reviews (CMR) may reduce inappropriate drug use. The aim of this study is to investigate the effectiveness of CMR on quality of life (QoL) and geriatric problems in comparison with usual care in older patients with geriatric problems in the general practice. We performed a cluster randomised controlled trial in 22 Dutch general practices. Patients of ≥65 years were eligible if they newly presented with pre-specified geriatric symptoms in general

EvidenceUpdates2017

15. Prognostic Impact of the Geriatric Nutritional Risk Index on Long-Term Outcomes in Patients Who Underwent Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

Prognostic Impact of the Geriatric Nutritional Risk Index on Long-Term Outcomes in Patients Who Underwent Percutaneous Coronary Intervention 28388993 2017 04 08 2017 05 09 1879-1913 119 11 2017 Jun 01 The American journal of cardiology Am. J. Cardiol. Prognostic Impact of the Geriatric Nutritional Risk Index on Long-Term Outcomes in Patients Who Underwent Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. 1740-1745 S0002-9149(17)30291-6 10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.02.051 Malnutrition has been identified (...) as an important predictor of poor clinical outcomes in patients with heart failure. The aim of this study is to examine the prognostic impact of nutritional status in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) who underwent percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). The impact of nutrition, assessed using the geriatric nutritional risk index (GNRI) calculated by serum albumin and body mass index, was evaluated in 2,853 patients with CAD who underwent their first PCI between 2000 and 2011. Patients were

EvidenceUpdates2017

16. Evaluation of Renal Function in Alzheimer’s Disease and Geriatric Patients: Results from a Turkish Two-center Study

Evaluation of Renal Function in Alzheimer’s Disease and Geriatric Patients: Results from a Turkish Two-center Study 28680350 2018 11 13 1452-8258 36 1 2017 Jan Journal of medical biochemistry J Med Biochem Evaluation of Renal Function in Alzheimer's Disease and Geriatric Patients: Results from a Turkish Two-center Study. 54-61 10.1515/jomb-2016-0028 Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a severe multifactorial neurodegenerative proteopathy associated with advanced age. Discrepancies in the renal (...) function of these patients compared to geriatric patients with dementia have rarely been reported. In this study, we aimed to disclose the importance of associated renal changes for the pathogenesis of AD. Patients with AD (n=107) and geriatric patients with dementia and without dementia (n=124) (231 patients in total) from Dokuz Eylul and Cukurova University Hospitals were enrolled in the study. We measured serum Na, K, Cl, Ca, BUN, creatinine, total protein levels and MDRD [eGFR] in all groups. From

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17. Quantitative study - other: Geriatric monitoring units could provide solution to ICU overcrowding and improve survival in older hospitalised patients

Quantitative study - other: Geriatric monitoring units could provide solution to ICU overcrowding and improve survival in older hospitalised patients Geriatric monitoring units could provide solution to ICU overcrowding and improve survival in older hospitalised patients | Evidence-Based Nursing This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. 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 Geriatric monitoring units could provide solution to ICU overcrowding and improve survival in older hospitalised patients Article Text Care of the older person Quantitative study - other Geriatric monitoring units could provide solution

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18. Pharmacist’s Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment: Introduction and Evaluation at Elderly Patient Admission

Pharmacist’s Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment: Introduction and Evaluation at Elderly Patient Admission 27933555 2018 11 13 2199-1154 4 1 2017 Mar Drugs - real world outcomes Drugs Real World Outcomes Pharmacist's Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment: Introduction and Evaluation at Elderly Patient Admission. 43-51 10.1007/s40801-016-0098-x The role of the clinical pharmacist within the healthcare system remains unclear. Our objective was to describe a pharmacist's comprehensive geriatric (...) assessment (pCGA) at admission of elderly patients and to assess its relevance in terms of medication compliance and pharmacist interventions (PIs). We conducted a prospective interventional study over 29 months in a 34-bed medical/rehabilitation geriatric ward in a French geriatric hospital. At admission, patients received pharmaceutical care through a consistent three-step process: (1) pharmacists met with the patient to undertake cognitive screening and assess their medication adherence (using

Drugs - real world outcomes2016 Full Text: Link to full Text with Trip Pro

20. Evaluation of delirium screening tools in geriatric medical inpatients: a diagnostic test accuracy study

Evaluation of delirium screening tools in geriatric medical inpatients: a diagnostic test accuracy study 27503794 2016 08 09 2016 11 12 1468-2834 45 6 2016 Nov Age and ageing Age Ageing Evaluation of delirium screening tools in geriatric medical inpatients: a diagnostic test accuracy study. 832-837 screening all unscheduled older adults for delirium is recommended in national guidelines, but there is no consensus on how to perform initial assessment. to evaluate the test accuracy of five brief (...) cognitive assessment tools for delirium diagnosis in routine clinical practice. a consecutive cohort of non-elective, elderly care (older than 65 years) hospital inpatients admitted to a geriatric medical assessment unit of an urban teaching hospital. Reference assessments were clinical diagnosis of delirium performed by elderly care physicians. Routine screening tests were: Abbreviated Mental Test (AMT-10, AMT-4), 4 A's Test (4AT), brief Confusion Assessment Method (bCAM), months of the year backwards

EvidenceUpdates2016