Editor’s View
Gastric acid suppressants—too much of a good thing?
News and Reviews
Not just about costs
Drug-related problems in older people after hospital discharge and interventions to reduce them
Bladder rupture following osteoporotic pubic ramus and sacral insufficiency fractures
Association of depression with subsequent mortality, cardiovascular morbidity and incident dementia in people aged 80 and over and suffering from hypertension. Data from the Hypertension in the Very Elderly Trial (HYVET)
Agreement between self-reported and measured height, weight and body mass index in old age—a longitudinal study with 20 years of follow-up
Effects of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) on cardiovascular risk factors in older women with frailty characteristics
Hearing loss impacts on the use of community and informal supports
Vasovagal syncope in the older person
Hospital use, institutionalisation and mortality associated with delirium
Balancing independence and safety
Health-related quality of life and antihypertensive medication adherence among older adults
Comorbidity of chronic disease and potential treatment conflicts in older people dispensed antidepressants
A majority of tube-fed patients are on medications that require special precautions
Validation and feasibility of the Global Mental Health Assessment Tool—Primary Care Version (GMHAT/PC) in older adults
Declining hip fracture rates in the United States
Associations between drug burden index and physical function in older people in residential aged care facilities
Effects of footwear on gait and balance in people recovering from stroke
Yellow nail syndrome in association with renal cell carcinoma in an elderly patient
Introducing E-letters
Intra-operative floppy iris syndrome—a warning for geriatricians
Finding the right outcome measures for care home research
Reply to Roberts et al’s response
Withdrawing antihypertensives on the basis of orthostatic hypotension
Parkinson’s disease (Pd)—clinician’s desk reference