Delirium care: where are we now and where are we going?
Teaching nursing homes (TNH)
Dementia among Aboriginal Australians
Myths surrounding kidney disease in the elderly
What's new in nuclear medicine
Wake up to sleep apnoea
Pathways to meeting needs
Why services don't work
Māori perspective on geriatric services
Epilepsy in the elderly
What works in depression and suicide
Post-stroke apathy
The neuropsychology of delirium: applications to research and clinical practice
ED services for older people
Comprehensive geriatric assessment in the emergency department
NZ perspective on ED acute interface
Low vitamin D status is an independent predictor of increased frailty and all-cause mortality in older men: the Health in Men Study
Low levels of testosterone are not a cause of poor health in older men: results from the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project
In older men, lower plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D is associated with reduced incidence of prostate, but not colorectal or lung cancer
Symptoms of dizziness, presyncope and syncope are not associated with falls or systolic blood pressure drop among older individuals with recurrent and injurious falls
“Up Time in Hospital Study”: preliminary findings
An inpatient audit comparing antihypertensive prescription and polypharmacy in patients admitted post fractured NOF after a fall with those admitted for non-orthogeriatric management of complex medical issues
A case for national clinical practice guidelines for dementia in Australia
Assessing people with dementia: the role of the aged care assessment team and memory clinics
Productive social engagement is associated with verbal episodic memory in older Australian women: data from the Women's Healthy Ageing Project (WHAP)
Delirium and dementia impact protein and energy intake in elderly hip fracture inpatients
A study on the state of hydration, in relation to cognition, for older, hospitalised patients
Patterns of hospital-based healthcare use amongst dementia patients in their last year of life in New South Wales (NSW)
Does the “off road” Occupational Therapy Drive Home Maze Test (OT DHMT) correlate with “on road” driving assessment performance in patients with cognitive impairment?
MRI markers of intracerebral haemorrhage in stroke patients with atrial fibrillation
The effectiveness of recreational therapy in patients with behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia: a randomised controlled trial
Fracture risk assessment in a tertiary centre memory clinic
Vitamin D testing and management practice of members of the Australia and New Zealand Society of Geriatric Medicine: a survey of clinical practice
Extrapyramidal disorders related orthostatic hypotension and efficacy of midodrine – a retrospective audit
A systematic review of bedside delirium screening tools in hospitalised patients
Weight bearing status and clinical outcomes following femoral or hip fracture surgery in a subacute population – a prospective pilot study
Screening for diagnosing and documenting delirium in elderly medical patients in a New Zealand tertiary level hospital. A retrospective audit of compliance with NICE guidelines
Older people with hip fractures: a follow-up study of 2007 and 2013 audited patients at Auckland City Hospital
Post discharge follow up of community-dwelling patients admitted to a dedicated neck-of-femur-unit: outcomes at 6 months – a prospective observational study
Mechanical restraint use and management among hospitalised individuals over age 65
Discharging older patients from the emergency department: systematic review and meta-analysis
Readmission of elderly patients to a regional level 3 hospital within the environment of National Emergency Access Targets (NEAT)
Care transition experiences of community dwelling older people and their carers across acute, sub-acute and primary care
Not-for-resuscitation orders in regional NSW
The development of a multi-faceted intervention to improve CPR decision-making for older adults on a geriatric ward
Oral health status and association with medical comorbidity in older hospital patients
A better way to care – a national approach to improving the identification and care of patients with dementia and delirium in hospitals
An audit of the multifactorial model of delirium
Determining delirium risk and cognitive care needs at Royal Darwin Hospital
Melatonin for delirium prevention – the Healthy Heart-Mind Study
A pilot study of early discharge in delirium: a light on the hill?
Phase III randomised double-blind controlled trial of oral risperidone, haloperidol or placebo with rescue subcutaneous midazolam for delirium management in palliative care
Assessing the impact of education and process changes on cardiopulmonary resuscitation decision-making in hospitalised rehabilitation patients
What are the barriers of promotions of organ and tissue donations among the older people?
A retrospective analysis: survival, treatment decisions and early palliative care referral in elderly patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer
Quality of life and functional state in older patients receiving haemodialysis and association with treatment duration
Who has end of life discussions in the ED and in whom should they be done? Evaluation of geriatric medicine admissions at a metropolitan teaching hospital
Association between Charlson Comorbidity Index and outcomes of older persons on Transitional Aged Care Packages (TACP)
Palliative care needs and outcomes for residential aged care clients
What are my older clients eating? An observational study examining the dietary intake and nutritional status of older persons with cognitive impairment
Age should not be a barrier to deep brain stimulation (DBS) for Parkinson's disease
An audit of falls clinic and physiotherapy outcomes assessment
Functional and psychosocial outcomes in a geriatric day hospital
Let's move the rock!
Type 2 diabetes and dementia: incidence and risk in the Fremantle Diabetes Study
Obesity in older persons: effect of weight loss and exercise on physical function and cognitive tests
Type 2 diabetes mellitus, brain atrophy and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease
Focus on quality of care of patients with diabetes
Predictive validity of bioelectrical impedance analysis equations in predicting appendicular skeletal muscle mass in an Australian population
Technology creates efficiency, but does it benefit the patient? An audit of an electronic malnutrition screening tool
Providing a tailored education programme reduces falls in rehabilitation units: a pragmatic stepped wedge cluster randomised controlled trial
Hospitalisations and direct costs related to osteoporotic fractures and risk of fracture-related re-admissions in Western Australia: a 10-year snapshot using the linked WA Hospital Morbidity Data System
Mid-life predictors of later life balance and mobility impairments in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
Improvement in care of elderly fractured neck of femur patients with implementation of a formal model of care checklist
Hip fracture care offered by hospitals to people from nursing homes: a description of the hospital experiences of 240 people recruited to a randomised controlled trial (SACRED)
Anti-dementia glutaminergic NMDA and acetylcholine esterase inhibitor inhibits osteoclastogenesis
Mitigating the safety concerns of antipsychotic prescriptions for behavioural management among the older inpatients – have we done enough?
A randomised controlled trial to assess the effectiveness and acceptability of an educational video on hospital falls prevention and management for junior doctors
The disease burden of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in elderly: an analysis of combined impact of age and ethnicity on the incidence
What do junior doctors at a busy metropolitan teaching hospital want to learn about geriatric medicine and how during their internship year?
Management of lower respiratory tract infections in residential aged care facilities by a Mobile Assessment and Treatment Service (MATS)
Antipsychotic use for behavioural management of dementia: it's time to make the message clear
Significance of atrial fibrillation on the outcomes of thrombolysed stroke patients in regional Queensland
Significance of door-to-scan time (DTST) in stroke patients who received thrombolysis in a regional hospital in Queensland
Adherence to the current guidelines for bradycardic pacing in an octogenarian and nonagenarian population
Blood culture performance status in older people's health wards at a tertiary hospital for the year 2013
Routine parathyroid hormone testing as part of the secondary osteoporosis screen in an ortho-geriatric population
Can ambulatory blood pressure machines improve postural blood pressure data collection for geriatric patients admitted to a geriatric ward? A pilot study
Audit of Counties Manukau District Health Board falls clinic outcomes at 1 year
Non-pharmacological interventions for the treatment of insomnia in the elderly: a literature review
Systematic literature review on the relationship between sarcopenia and quality of life in older people
Epidemiology and postoperative outcomes of atypical femoral fractures in older adults: a systematic review
Getting behind the wheel – a literature review of post stroke driving
An audit of PET scan utilisation in an Australian memory clinic
Unusual case of hyponatremia
The incidence and diagnosis of delirium in very elderly ICU patients
Calciphylaxis in the absence of renal failure and hyperparathyroidism in a nonagenarian and a systematic review of all non-uremic calciphylaxis cases
Falls prevention project in an ortho-geriatrics population using a novel set-up strategy
Hospital readmissions in geriatric medicine
Risperidone induced pleurothotonus/Pisa syndrome – literature review
Medication prescribing, polypharmacy and potentially inappropriate medication use in patients over 65 years on admission and discharge from an acute medical ward in a secondary hospital
Stroke thrombolysis outcomes in real world elderly patients admitted to a comprehensive stroke unit – a retrospective study
Residential status decline and increased mortality – a consequence of under-treatment of osteoporosis in patients with dementia. Findings from an ortho-geriatric unit
Screening for post-stroke cognitive impairment (PSCI): a clinical audit
The who, when, what, and why of antipsychotic use in older acute hospital inpatients
Room for improvement: assessment of severity and antibiotic prescribing for community acquired pneumonia in an NSW metropolitan hospital
Remember the brain! A staff survey of cognitive assessment in palliative care
Delirium in end of life care: not just a single box
Direct oral anticoagulants (DOACS) in the frail elderly: a geriatric perspective utilising the Dalhousie Clinical Frailty Scale (Seminars in Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 2015, in press)
A case of reversible cognitive impairment associated with the use of dabigatran (Jags 2015, in press)
A prospective study of sleep disturbances in Parkinson's disease – conducted at the Parkinson's clinic of Osborne Park Hospital
Purple urine bag syndrome (PUBS) is a rare phenomenon that can occur for older patients who are debilitated, constipated and have a urinary drainage device
Healthy at home: a structured problem based approach to comprehensive geriatric assessment for the deteriorating older person living in the community
An audit of electronic consults in geriatric medicine
Older people improving their mental health by taking up physical exercise: evidence from Malaysia
Percentage of women achieving non-osteoporotic BMD T-scores at the spine and hip over 8 years of denosumab treatment
Evolution of subject characteristics in FREEDOM and its extension for up to 8 years
Denosumab restores cortical bone loss at the distal radius associated with aging and reduces wrist fracture risk: analyses from the FREEDOM extension cross-over group
Exploratory analysis of pre-operative orthogeriatric medical input and outcomes following fracture neck-of-femur
Clinical impact of low-grade temperatures in older persons with fractured neck of femur (NOF)
Hospital services utilisation amongst older patients in the last year of life: a New South Wales (NSW) population-based study
Recent anticholinergic medication burden associated with poorer oral health status in older hospital in-patients
Potentially inappropriate medications (PIMS) in older hospital in-patients: prevalence at admission and discharge, and contribution to hospital admission
The design of a new pathway to improve access to subacute services direct from the emergency department
The prevalence and risk factors of anorexia in the Korean elderly
Ageing and arthritis: prevalence and associations in the Busselton population
The culture of urine on an in-patient geriatric rehabilitation ward
Anticoagulation and injurious falls in the elderly: a review
A method and model for everything in cognitive decline: slow, rapid, fluctuating, reversible and progressive
Treatment options for venous thrombo-embolism in the geriatric population