A Mudge

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Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Eat walk engage: an interdisciplinary collaborative model to improve care of hospitalized elders
    Alison M Mudge
    Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia University of Queensland School of Medicine, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Med Qual 30:5-13. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Quality of transitions in older medical patients with frequent readmissions: opportunities for improvement
    Alison M Mudge
    Department of Internal Medicine and Aged Care, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Australia University of Queensland School of Medicine, Australia Electronic address
    Eur J Intern Med 24:779-83. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Improving quality of delirium care in a general medical service with established interdisciplinary care: a controlled trial
    A M Mudge
    Internal Medicine and Aged Care, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Intern Med J 43:270-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Improving hospital outcomes in patients admitted from residential aged care: results from a controlled trial
    Alison Mary Mudge
    Internal Medicine and Aged Care, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, 3rd Floor, James Mayne Building, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Age Ageing 41:670-3. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Exercise training in recently hospitalized heart failure patients enrolled in a disease management programme: design of the EJECTION-HF randomized controlled trial
    Alison M Mudge
    Internal Medicine and Aged Care, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Butterfield Street, Herston, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Eur J Heart Fail 13:1370-5. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Helping understand nutritional gaps in the elderly (HUNGER): a prospective study of patient factors associated with inadequate nutritional intake in older medical inpatients
    Alison M Mudge
    Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Clin Nutr 30:320-5. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Recurrent readmissions in medical patients: a prospective study
    Alison M Mudge
    Department of Internal Medicine and Aged Care, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    J Hosp Med 6:61-7. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Timing and risk factors for functional changes associated with medical hospitalization in older patients
    Alison M Mudge
    University of Queensland School of Medicine, Brisbane, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:866-72. 2010
  9. doi request reprint The paradox of readmission: effect of a quality improvement program in hospitalized patients with heart failure
    Alison Mudge
    Internal Medicine and Aged Care, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    J Hosp Med 5:148-53. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Exercising body and mind: an integrated approach to functional independence in hospitalized older people
    Alison M Mudge
    Department of Internal Medicine, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:630-5. 2008

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Eat walk engage: an interdisciplinary collaborative model to improve care of hospitalized elders
    Alison M Mudge
    Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia University of Queensland School of Medicine, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Med Qual 30:5-13. 2015
    ..During the first 18 months, audits showed improved nursing documentation in targeted domains and improved performance of mobilizing and cognitive strategies; length of stay for older inpatients fell by 3 days on the intervention ward. ..
  2. doi request reprint Quality of transitions in older medical patients with frequent readmissions: opportunities for improvement
    Alison M Mudge
    Department of Internal Medicine and Aged Care, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Australia University of Queensland School of Medicine, Australia Electronic address
    Eur J Intern Med 24:779-83. 2013
    ..This study describes quality of transition processes in frequently admitted medical patients, to inform system improvements for this high risk group...
  3. doi request reprint Improving quality of delirium care in a general medical service with established interdisciplinary care: a controlled trial
    A M Mudge
    Internal Medicine and Aged Care, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Intern Med J 43:270-7. 2013
    ..Clinical practice guidelines have been developed to improve screening, prevention and management of delirium...
  4. doi request reprint Improving hospital outcomes in patients admitted from residential aged care: results from a controlled trial
    Alison Mary Mudge
    Internal Medicine and Aged Care, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, 3rd Floor, James Mayne Building, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Age Ageing 41:670-3. 2012
    ..residents of aged care are old, frail and frequently require hospital management of intercurrent illness, but hospital outcomes are poor...
  5. doi request reprint Exercise training in recently hospitalized heart failure patients enrolled in a disease management programme: design of the EJECTION-HF randomized controlled trial
    Alison M Mudge
    Internal Medicine and Aged Care, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Butterfield Street, Herston, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Eur J Heart Fail 13:1370-5. 2011
    ..A cost-utility analysis will be conducted...
  6. doi request reprint Helping understand nutritional gaps in the elderly (HUNGER): a prospective study of patient factors associated with inadequate nutritional intake in older medical inpatients
    Alison M Mudge
    Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Clin Nutr 30:320-5. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to measure the proportion of older medical patients with inadequate nutritional intake, and identify patient-related factors associated with this outcome...
  7. doi request reprint Recurrent readmissions in medical patients: a prospective study
    Alison M Mudge
    Department of Internal Medicine and Aged Care, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    J Hosp Med 6:61-7. 2011
    ..Hospital readmissions are common and costly. A recent previous hospitalization preceding the index admission is a marker of increased risk of future readmission...
  8. doi request reprint Timing and risk factors for functional changes associated with medical hospitalization in older patients
    Alison M Mudge
    University of Queensland School of Medicine, Brisbane, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:866-72. 2010
    ..Objectives of this study were to separately describe pre-hospital and in-hospital functional changes in older Australian medical patients and to identify risk factors associated with these functional changes...
  9. doi request reprint The paradox of readmission: effect of a quality improvement program in hospitalized patients with heart failure
    Alison Mudge
    Internal Medicine and Aged Care, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    J Hosp Med 5:148-53. 2010
    ..Initiating better disease management at the time of initial hospital admission has the potential to reduce readmissions...
  10. doi request reprint Exercising body and mind: an integrated approach to functional independence in hospitalized older people
    Alison M Mudge
    Department of Internal Medicine, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:630-5. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effect of a structured, multi-component, early rehabilitation program on functional status, delirium, and discharge outcomes of older acute medical inpatients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Controlled trial of multidisciplinary care teams for acutely ill medical inpatients: enhanced multidisciplinary care
    A Mudge
    Department of Internal Medicine, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Intern Med J 36:558-63. 2006
    ..Evidence suggests that comprehensive early assessment and discharge planning may improve efficiency and outcomes of care in older medical patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Optimising care of acute coronary syndromes in three Australian hospitals
    Ian A Scott
    Department of Internal Medicine, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 16:275-84. 2004
    ..To improve quality of in-hospital care of patients with acute coronary syndromes using a multifaceted quality improvement program...
  13. ncbi request reprint Achieving better in-hospital and after-hospital care of patients with acute cardiac disease
    Ian A Scott
    Clinical Services Evaluation Unit, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, QLD
    Med J Aust 180:S83-8. 2004
    ..001) and from 32.8% to 22.4% (P = 0.005) for patients with CHF. Quality improvement programs that feature multifaceted interventions across the continuum of care can change clinical culture, optimise care and improve clinical outcomes...