Nahid A Azad

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adverse drug events in the elderly population admitted to a tertiary care hospital
    Nahid Azad
    Faculty of Medicine, Geriatric Assessment Unit, Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus, Canada
    J Healthc Manag 47:295-305; discussion 305-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Hospitalized patients' preference in the treatment of insomnia: pharmacological versus non-pharmacological
    Nahid Azad
    Geriatric Assessment Unit, The Ottawa Hospital, General Campus, Ottawa, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 10:89-92. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in dementia risk factors
    Nahid A Azad
    Geriatric Assessment Inpatient Unit, Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Gend Med 4:120-9. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Lessons learned from a multidisciplinary heart failure clinic for older women: a randomised controlled trial
    Nahid Azad
    The Geriatric Assessment Inpatient Unit, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, K1Y 4E9, Canada
    Age Ageing 37:282-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of in-hospital management of fracture risk in older patients: a chart review study of tertiary prevention
    Anna M Byszewski
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ont, Canada K1Y 4E9
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 42:319-28. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Clinical pathways: adherence issues in complex older female patients with heart failure (HF)
    Anna Byszewski
    University of Ottawa, Regional Geriatric Program of Eastern Ontario, The Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1Y 4E9
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 50:165-70. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Non-pharmacological management of primary and secondary insomnia among older people: review of assessment tools and treatments
    Lyndal Petit
    The Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus, 1053 Carling Avenue Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Age Ageing 32:19-25. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Cultural sensitivity training in Canadian medical schools
    Nahid Azad
    Geriatric Assessment Unit, the Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus OHCC, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Med 77:222-8. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary congestive heart failure clinic for older women: a randomized, controlled trial
    Nahid A Azad
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:874-5. 2006

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Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Adverse drug events in the elderly population admitted to a tertiary care hospital
    Nahid Azad
    Faculty of Medicine, Geriatric Assessment Unit, Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus, Canada
    J Healthc Manag 47:295-305; discussion 305-6. 2002
    ..Prospective data are missing, adverse drug events are poorly described, and analytical methods are questionable. This leads to problems with imprecise estimates and generalizability of results...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hospitalized patients' preference in the treatment of insomnia: pharmacological versus non-pharmacological
    Nahid Azad
    Geriatric Assessment Unit, The Ottawa Hospital, General Campus, Ottawa, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 10:89-92. 2003
    ..Consequently, there has been a logical search for non-drug alternatives (NDAs) for the treatment of insomnia...
  3. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in dementia risk factors
    Nahid A Azad
    Geriatric Assessment Inpatient Unit, Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Gend Med 4:120-9. 2007
    ..There is a growing body of literature on the importance of cardiovascular risk factors in the development of Alzheimer's disease (AD), vascular dementia, and mixed dementia (AD with cerebrovascular disease)...
  4. doi request reprint Lessons learned from a multidisciplinary heart failure clinic for older women: a randomised controlled trial
    Nahid Azad
    The Geriatric Assessment Inpatient Unit, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, K1Y 4E9, Canada
    Age Ageing 37:282-7. 2008
    ..An approach incorporating disciplines such as physiotherapy, occupational therapy, social work, dietary and pharmacy in a standardized clinical pathway merits further investigation in older women with HF...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of in-hospital management of fracture risk in older patients: a chart review study of tertiary prevention
    Anna M Byszewski
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ont, Canada K1Y 4E9
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 42:319-28. 2006
    ..Interventions are required to increase the awareness that this problem is not being addressed at the time of hospitalization and that on discharge, patients will need follow-up by the treating community physician...
  6. doi request reprint Clinical pathways: adherence issues in complex older female patients with heart failure (HF)
    Anna Byszewski
    University of Ottawa, Regional Geriatric Program of Eastern Ontario, The Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1Y 4E9
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 50:165-70. 2010
    ..Our study demonstrates that a clinical pathway can be implemented in an older, female population with HF. This report identifies some of the challenges and provides future recommendations for prospective pathway development...
  7. ncbi request reprint Non-pharmacological management of primary and secondary insomnia among older people: review of assessment tools and treatments
    Lyndal Petit
    The Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus, 1053 Carling Avenue Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Age Ageing 32:19-25. 2003
    ..Pharmacological interventions, although effective in some circumstances, can be detrimental in others. Non-pharmacological management of insomnia may allow the patients to self-administer the treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cultural sensitivity training in Canadian medical schools
    Nahid Azad
    Geriatric Assessment Unit, the Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus OHCC, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Med 77:222-8. 2002
    ..Further investment in faculty development and administrative staff support for a multicultural curriculum are needed, as is more research on effective curricular components...
  9. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary congestive heart failure clinic for older women: a randomized, controlled trial
    Nahid A Azad
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:874-5. 2006