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Ali, Khalid (author), Mensah, Ekow A. (author), McDermott, Eugene Ace (author), Kirkham, Frances A. (author), Stevenson, Jennifer (author), Hamer, Victoria (author), Parekh, Nikesh (author), Schiff, Rebekah (author), van der Cammen, T.J.M. (author)
Background: Medication-related harm (MRH) is an escalating global challenge especially among older adults. The period following hospital discharge carries high-risk for MRH due to medication discrepancies, limited patient/carer education and support, and poor communication between hospital and community professionals. Discharge Medical...
journal article 2022
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Montero-Odasso, Manuel (author), van der Velde, Nathalie (author), Martin, Finbarr C. (author), Petrovic, Mirko (author), Tan, Maw Pin (author), Ryg, Jesper (author), van der Cammen, T.J.M. (author), Song, Y. (author), Jellema, A.H. (author)
BACKGROUND: falls and fall-related injuries are common in older adults, have negative effects on functional independence and quality of life and are associated with increased morbidity, mortality and health related costs. Current guidelines are inconsistent, with no up-to-date, globally applicable ones present. OBJECTIVES: to create a set of...
journal article 2022
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Seppala, L.J. (author), Kamkar, Nelly (author), van Poelgeest, Eveline P. (author), Thomsen, Katja (author), Daams, Joost G. (author), Ryg, Jesper (author), Masud, T. (author), Montero-Odasso, Manuel (author), van der Cammen, T.J.M. (author)
Background: our aim was to assess the effectiveness of medication review and deprescribing interventions as a single intervention in falls prevention.<br/>Methods:<br/>Design: systematic review and meta-analysis.<br/>Data sources: Medline, Embase, Cochrane CENTRAL, PsycINFO until 28 March 2022.<br/>Eligibility criteria: randomised controlled...
journal article 2022
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Shannon, Kay (author), Jürgenhake, Birgit (author)
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to discuss Dutch innovative care environments for older people, including those living with dementia, from the perspectives or an architect and a social gerontologist. Design/methodology/approach: The authors visited three care environments for older people, each offering an innovative approach to living...
journal article 2020
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Seppala, L.J. (author), Petrovic, Mirko (author), Ryg, J. (author), Bahat, G. (author), Topinkova, E. (author), Szczerbińska, K. (author), van der Cammen, T.J.M. (author), Hartikainen, S. (author), Ilhan, B. (author)
BACKGROUND: Healthcare professionals are often reluctant to deprescribe fall-risk-increasing drugs (FRIDs). Lack of knowledge and skills form a significant barrier and furthermore, there is no consensus on which medications are considered as FRIDs despite several systematic reviews. To support clinicians in the management of FRIDs and to...
journal article 2020
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Pazan, Farhad (author), Petrovic, Mirko (author), Cherubini, Antonio (author), Onder, Graziano (author), Cruz-Jentoft, Alfonso J. (author), Denkinger, Michael (author), van der Cammen, T.J.M. (author), Stevenson, Jennifer M. (author), Ibrahim, Kinda (author)
Background: Frailty and adverse drug effects are linked in the fact that polypharmacy is correlated with the severity of frailty; however, a causal relation has not been proven in older people with clinically manifest frailty. Methods: A literature search was performed in Medline to detect prospective randomized controlled trials (RCTs)...
review 2020
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Berghman, K. (author)
Analysis The overall assignment at the start of the project is “Designing a low threshold product for at-home use to maintain and increase the physical fitness of Dutch older people over 70 by increasing their physical movement and thereby increase confidence, mobility and independence”. The project was executed at Springlab, an innovation...
master thesis 2016
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Shergold, I. (author), Lyons, G. (author), Hubers, C. (author)
The demographic profile of UK society is changing as people live longer. Maintaining the wellbeing and quality of life of an ageing society is set to be extremely challenging. To what extent can the state afford to meet a potentially burgeoning demand for social care? What expectations will be placed upon informal carers to enable the system to...
journal article 2014
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Bridge, C. (author)
Increasingly governments of countries where homeownership is high are looking to housing assets to fund long-term care. Housing wealth can be viewed both as an asset for low-income older homeowners and by government as having potential as an asset base for purchasing support services or supplementing income. However, there are several key...
conference paper 2010
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