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Medicare reimbursement for geriatric assessment: report of the American Geriatrics Society ad hoc committee on geriatrics assessment
von Rubenstein, L Z
In: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 39 (1991), Sep 91, p. 926-31

...Summarizes the background for recommendations. Defines the major content of GA at 3 levels of intensity--screening, intermediate, and comprehensive. Describes the major sites for conducting GA--hospit...

Old people in the emergency room: age-related differences in emergency department use and care
von Baum, S A; Rubenstein, L Z
In: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 35 (1987), May 87, p. 398-404
Zitiert von: 1

...Emergency department records of 1620 consecutive patients visiting a large community hospital emergency department were abstracted prospectively and compared. Older people tend to be more acutely ill ...

Are older pedestrians allowed enough time to cross intersections safely?
von Hoxie, R E; Rubenstein, L Z
In: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 42 (1994), 3, p. 241-4
Zitiert von: 1

...Describes the pedestrian traffic flow at a busy urban intersection and determines the percentage of older pedestrians at risk of injury as a result of reduced walking speeds. (Original abstract-amende...

Preventive home visits for older people: defining criteria for success
von Rubenstein, L Z; Stuck, A E
In: Age and Ageing, 30 (2001), 2, p. 107-9

...Discusses a study presented in this issue, by Hebert et al, on preventive home visits, and recalls previous studies of the same topic. Suggests that the most important aspect responsible for the discr...

The benefits of in-home pharmacy evaluation for older persons
von Der, E H; Rubenstein, L Z; Choy, G S
In: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 45 (1997), 2, p. 211-14
Zitiert von: 2

...Assesses the potential benefit of a pharmacist performing in-home medication evaluations on frail older people. Finds that an in-home pharmacy assessment reveals many problems with drug administration...

The interdisciplinary team in geriatric care
von Wieland, D; Kramer, B J; Waite, M S; Rubenstein, L Z
In: American Behavioral Scientist, 39 (1996), 6, p. 655-64 : table refs
Zitiert von: 1

...Geriatrics team models have recently become increasingly differentiated in the last 30 years, following secular changes in the health care system that promote community-based care and research finding...

One-leg balance is an important predictor of injurious falls in older persons
von Vellas, B J; Wayne, S J; Romero, L; Baumgartner, R N; Rubenstein, L Z; Garry, P J
In: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 45 (1997), 6, p. 735-8 : table refs

...Suggsets that one-leg balance is a significant and easy-to-administer predictor of injurious falls, but not of all falls. However, no single factor seems to be accurate enough to be relied on as a sol...

Formal geriatric assessment instruments and the care of older general medical outpatients
von Miller, D K; Pietruszka, F M; Rubenstein, L Z; Morley, J E; Strome, L S
In: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 38 (1990), Jun 90, p. 645-51

...To improve identification of cognitive, affective, gait, and nutritional problems, non-physician clinic personnel administered formal tools to 183 medical outpatients age 70 years and older. Definite ...

The older pedestrian
von Hoxie, R E; Rubenstein, L Z; Hoenig, H; Gallagher, B R
In: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 42 (1994), 4, p. 444-50 il : 50 il. ref

...Presents a case that illustrates the dangers elderly pedestrians can experience. Discusses the walking requirements and problems encountered by elderly persons as they perform their daily activities, ...

Growth of the teaching nursing home: the veterans administration experience
von Rubenstein, L Z; Grover, P; Pearlman, R A; Wieland, D; Mabry, J
In: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 38 (1990), Jan 90, p. 73-8

...In a survey of 113 nursing homes, 'teaching' nursing homes--those in which physicians received at least 20 hours of training per capita annually--were significantly larger than standard facilities, ad...

Abnormal eating attitudes and body image in older undernourished individuals
von Miller, D K; Rubenstein, L Z; Morley, J E; Pietruszka, F M
In: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 39 (1991), May 91, p. 462-6

...Results indicate that abnormal eating attitudes and body image occur in an important minority of undernourished elderly males, but the pattern of abnormalities differs from that seen in classical anor...

Predictors of immediate and 6-month outcomes in hospitalized elderly patients: the importance of functional status
von Narain, P; Pietruszka, F; Strome, L S; Rosbrook, B; Wieland, G D; Rubenstein, L Z; Morley, J E
In: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 36 (1988), Sep 88, p. 775-83
Zitiert von: 1

...All patients aged 70 years and over admitted to acute-care beds on the medical service wards during a 1-year period were included in the study. Factors most predictive of 6-monthly mortality (using lo...

Randomised trial of impact of model of integrated care and case management for older people living in the community
von Bernabei, R; Landi, F; Gambassi, G; Sgadari, A; Zuccala, G; Mor, V; Rubenstein, L Z; Carbonin, P
In: British Medical Journal, 316 (1998), 7141, p. 1348-51
Zitiert von: 9

...A study in Rovereto, northern Italy, shows that integrated social and medical care with case management programmes may provide a cost effective approach to reduce admission to institutions and functio...

The association between chronic illness and functional change among participants in a comprehensive geriatric assessment program
von Cho, C-Y; Alessi, C A; Cho, M; Aronow, H U; Stuck, A E; Rubenstein, L Z; Beck, J C
In: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 46 (1998), 6, p. 677-82

...Finds that certain chronic conditions, particularly gait/balance disorders and depression, are associated with significant decline in functional status in older persons who receive comprehensive geria...

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