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1. American Geriatrics Society Updated Beers Criteria for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults

American Geriatrics Society Updated Beers Criteria for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults American Geriatrics Society Updated Beers Criteria for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults Logging In... × Welcome to GeriatricsCareOnline! AGS or ADGAP MEMBER Attention AGS Members! As an AGS Member, you already have an account automatically set up on GeriatricsCareOnline.org. Your username and password are the same that you use to log onto MyAGS. (If you do (...) not remember your MyAGS credentials, ). Please do not register for a new user account if you are an AGS member - if you create a new account, you will not be recognized as a member in the system. Username Password remember Remember me Login NON-AGS MEMBER Username Password Remember me Login Search: Toggle navigation Search: American Geriatrics Society Updated Beers Criteria® PRODUCT DETAILS × PIN Subscriprion Validating... Product Titile : American Geriatrics Society Updated Beers Criteria® for Potentially

2019 American Geriatrics Society

2. Decreased Reoperations and Improved Outcomes With Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty in Comparison to Hemiarthroplasty for Geriatric Proximal Humerus Fractures: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Decreased Reoperations and Improved Outcomes With Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty in Comparison to Hemiarthroplasty for Geriatric Proximal Humerus Fractures: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis We sought to compare range of motion, clinical outcome scores, and complications after reverse total shoulder arthroplasty (RSA) and hemiarthroplasty (HA) in geriatric patients with acute proximal humerus fractures.We searched MEDLINE (1946-2017), EMBASE (1947-2017), the Cochrane Central Register

2019 EvidenceUpdates

3. Goal-setting in geriatric rehabilitation: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Goal-setting in geriatric rehabilitation: a systematic review and meta-analysis To explore the effect of goal-setting on physical functioning, quality of life and duration of rehabilitation in geriatric rehabilitation compared to care as usual.Medline, Embase, CINAHL, PsycINFO and the Cochrane Library were searched from initiation to October 2018.We included randomized controlled trials (RCTs), controlled before-after studies and studies using historic controls of older patients (mean age ⩾55 (...) to care as usual in geriatric rehabilitation. For quality of life and duration of rehabilitation, we could not exclude a clinically relevant effect.

2019 EvidenceUpdates

4. Effectiveness of eHealth interventions in older patients who are submitted for geriatric rehabilitation: a systematic review

Effectiveness of eHealth interventions in older patients who are submitted for geriatric rehabilitation: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any

2019 PROSPERO

5. Does comprehensive geriatric assessment improve post-operative survival of older patients undergoing surgery for conditions other than fractured neck of femur?

Does comprehensive geriatric assessment improve post-operative survival of older patients undergoing surgery for conditions other than fractured neck of femur? Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2019 PROSPERO

6. Impact of medication counseling to geriatric inpatients prior to discharge on different clinical outcomes: a systematic review

Impact of medication counseling to geriatric inpatients prior to discharge on different clinical outcomes: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any

2019 PROSPERO

7. Interventions that impact geriatric emergency department patient experience

Interventions that impact geriatric emergency department patient experience Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email

2019 PROSPERO

8. Geriatric health in Bangladesh: a systematic review

Geriatric health in Bangladesh: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith

2019 PROSPERO

9. Impact of a geriatric assessment on the outcomes of admitted trauma patients aged 65 years and older: a systematic review of the literature

Impact of a geriatric assessment on the outcomes of admitted trauma patients aged 65 years and older: a systematic review of the literature Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration

2019 PROSPERO

10. Examining the efficacy of emergency department geriatric case management models: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Examining the efficacy of emergency department geriatric case management models: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any

2019 PROSPERO

11. Association of iron supplementation with risk of transfusion, hospital length of stay and mortality in geriatric patients with hip fracture: a meta-analysis

Association of iron supplementation with risk of transfusion, hospital length of stay and mortality in geriatric patients with hip fracture: a meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2019 PROSPERO

12. Screening of depression among elderly using various forms of Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS): systematic review and meta-analysis of diagnostic accuracy studies

Screening of depression among elderly using various forms of Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS): systematic review and meta-analysis of diagnostic accuracy studies Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2019 PROSPERO

13. Impact of Geriatrician-Performed Comprehensive Geriatric Care on Medication Use and Cognitive Function in Older Adults Referred to a Non-Hospital-Based Rehabilitation Unit

Impact of Geriatrician-Performed Comprehensive Geriatric Care on Medication Use and Cognitive Function in Older Adults Referred to a Non-Hospital-Based Rehabilitation Unit Eighty-eight percent of older adults referred to Danish non-hospital-based rehabilitation units used ≥5 regular drugs per day at the beginning of rehabilitation. The aim of the study was to explore whether geriatrician-performed comprehensive geriatric care had an impact on medication use and cognitive function in older (...) adults after a 90-day follow-up.There were 368 individuals aged ≥65 years recruited from 2 Danish non-hospital-based rehabilitation units and randomized to geriatric care (the intervention group) or usual care (the control group). The medication adjustment was the key element of the geriatric intervention. The control group received standard rehabilitation with general practitioners as back-up. The outcomes were prevalence of hyperpolypharmacy (≥10 regular medications prescribed concurrently

2018 EvidenceUpdates

14. 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

2018 Pacific University EBM Capstone Project

15. Geriatric assessment in acute myeloid leukemia: current and future landscape (PubMed)

Geriatric assessment in acute myeloid leukemia: current and future landscape 30254106 2018 09 28 2473-9537 2 18 2018 Sep 25 Blood advances Blood Adv Geriatric assessment in acute myeloid leukemia: current and future landscape. 2418 10.1182/bloodadvances.2018016477 Loh Kah Poh KP http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6978-0418 Division of Hematology/Oncology, James P. Wilmot Cancer Institute, University of Rochester/Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NY; and. Klepin Heidi D HD http://orcid.org/0000-0002 (...) -6262-1123 Section of Hematology and Oncology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC. eng Journal Article United States Blood Adv 101698425 2473-9529 Conflict-of-interest disclosure: H.D.K. contributes to UpToDate on assessment strategies for older adults with AML and is an unpaid scientific consultant to Genentech on geriatric assessment in AML. K.P.L. declares no competing financial interests. 2018 06 12 2018 07 06 2018 9 27 6 0 2018 9 27 6 0 2018 9 27 6 0 ppublish 30254106

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2018 Blood advances

16. 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 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 years with acute hip fracture ( n = 205) were included.Geriatric interdisciplinary home rehabilitation was individually designed and aimed at early discharge with the intention to prevent, detect, and treat complications after discharge.Complications, readmissions

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2018 EvidenceUpdates

17. Geriatrics

Geriatrics Top results for geriatrics - Trip Database or use your Google+ account Liberating the literature 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 guidance, clinical trials and many other forms of evidence

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18. 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 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 (...) health in geriatric patients.

2018 EvidenceUpdates

19. CRACKCast E182 – Drug Therapy in the Geriatric Patient

CRACKCast E182 – Drug Therapy in the Geriatric Patient CRACKCast E182 - Drug Therapy in the Geriatric Patient - CanadiEM CRACKCast E182 – Drug Therapy in the Geriatric Patient In , by Chris Lipp May 31, 2018 This episode of CRACKCast covers Rosen’s chapter 185, Drug Therapy in the Geriatric Patient. Although short, this post contains vital information that will help you optimize the care of yours elderly patients in the ED. Take some time to commit this information to memory

2018 CandiEM

20. CRACKCast E181 – Approach to the Geriatric Patient

CRACKCast E181 – Approach to the Geriatric Patient CRACKCast E181 - Approach to the Geriatric Patient - CanadiEM CRACKCast E181 – Approach to the Geriatric Patient In , , by Adam Thomas May 28, 2018 This episode of CRACKCast covers Rosen’s chapter 183, approach to the geriatric patient. Our geriatric patients can often mask serious diagnoses with vague presentations and multiple co-morbidities. Shownotes– Rosen’s In Perspective Taking care of the elderly is hard! Given the Silver-Tsunami (...) day? (yes) Each “yes” response counts as 1 point, for a total score ranging from 0 to 6. A patient is considered at high risk when the score is 2 or more. Adapted from McCusker J, Bellavance F, Cardin S, et al: Detection of older people at increased risk of adverse health outcomes after an emergency visit: the ISAR screening tool. J Am Geriatr Soc 47:1229–1237, 1999. bCAM Assessment (Brief Confusion Assessment Method) Figure 183.2 Need both of: Acute altered mental status or fluctuating course

2018 CandiEM