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Invasive versus conservative strategy in patients aged 80 years or older with non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction or unstable angina pectoris (After Eighty study): an open-label randomised…
Risk Factors for Preoperative and Postoperative Delirium in Elderly Patients with Hip Fracture
- V. Juliebø, K. Bjøro, M. Krogseth, E. Skovlund, A. Ranhoff, T. Wyller
- MedicineJournal of the American Geriatrics Society
- 1 August 2009
The objective is to evaluate risk factors for preoperative and postoperative delirium in patients undergoing surgery and to determine whether these factors should be considered in the planning and implementation of surgery.
Nutritional risk profile in a university hospital population.
The nutritional strategy: four questions predict morbidity, mortality and health care costs.
The Quality of Life of People with Dementia and Their Family Carers
- F. Bruvik, I. Ulstein, A. Ranhoff, K. Engedal
- Medicine, PsychologyDementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders
- 31 July 2012
Depression and impaired ADL were associated with the self- and proxy-rated QoL of the PWDs, whereas depression in the carers negatively affected theirQoL.
Screening for malnutrition in elderly acute medical patients: the usefulness of MNA-SF.
The Mini Nutritional Assessment-Short Form has a high sensitivity and can be useful when screening elderly acute medical patients in general wards for malnutrition or risk of malnutrition, and the sole use of BMI < 23 may be equally effective, but will give no information leading towards an explanation.
Anxiety and depression among nursing home residents without cognitive impairment.
- J. Drageset, G. Eide, A. Ranhoff
- Psychology, MedicineScandinavian journal of caring sciences
- 1 December 2013
Attachment was associated with less anxiety and reassurance of worth and social integration with less depression, and more were treated with antidepressant and anxiolytic drugs than having the respective diagnosis.
Does sarcopenia predict change in mobility after hip fracture? a multicenter observational study with one-year follow-up
Sarcopenia did not predict change in mobility in the year after hip fracture, but it was associated with having lower mobility at one-year and becoming a resident of a skilled nursing home or death.
Vitamin D supplementation and its influence on muscle strength and mobility in community‐dwelling older persons: a systematic review and meta‐analysis
- H. Rosendahl-Riise, U. Spielau, A. Ranhoff, O. Gudbrandsen, J. Dierkes
- MedicineJournal of human nutrition and dietetics : the…
- 27 July 2016
In the majority of studies, no improvement in muscle strength and mobility was observed after administration of vitamin D with or without calcium supplements, and the meta‐analyses showed a high degree of heterogeneity between the studies.
New horizons in the implementation and research of comprehensive geriatric assessment: knowing, doing and the 'know-do' gap.
It is proposed that impaired flow of knowledge is an important contributory factor in the failure to implement evidence-based practice in CGA and could be addressed through specific knowledge mobilisation techniques.