D B Hogan

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Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc A multidisciplinary systematic literature review on frailty: overview of the methodology used by the Canadian Initiative on Frailty and Aging
    Sathya Karunananthan
    Solidage Research Group, McGill University Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 9:68. 2009
  2. pmc The practice of geriatrics: specialized geriatric programs and home visits
    David B Hogan
    Professor and Brenda Strafford Foundation Chair in Geriatric Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
    Can Geriatr J 14:17-23. 2011
  3. pmc Specialist physicians in geriatrics-report of the canadian geriatrics society physician resource work group
    David B Hogan
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
    Can Geriatr J 15:68-79. 2012
  4. pmc Progress update: Pharmacological treatment of Alzheimer's disease
    David B Hogan
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 3:569-78. 2007
  5. pmc What's Behind a Name: The Kaufman Prize of the Canadian Geriatrics Society
    David B Hogan
    Professor and Brenda Strafford Foundation Chair in Geriatric Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
    Can Geriatr J 14:56-60. 2011
  6. pmc The brain-in-motion study: effect of a 6-month aerobic exercise intervention on cerebrovascular regulation and cognitive function in older adults
    Amanda V Tyndall
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N1, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 13:21. 2013
  7. pmc Comparing frailty measures in their ability to predict adverse outcome among older residents of assisted living
    David B Hogan
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, HSC 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 12:56. 2012
  8. pmc A pragmatic study exploring the prevention of delirium among hospitalized older hip fracture patients: Applying evidence to routine clinical practice using clinical decision support
    Jayna M Holroyd-Leduc
    Foothills Medical Center, 1403 29th Street NW, Calgary, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Implement Sci 5:81. 2010
  9. pmc Sex differences in the relative contribution of social and clinical factors to the Health Utilities Index Mark 2 measure of health-related quality of life in older home care clients
    Colleen J Maxwell
    Department of Community Health Sciences and Centre for Health and Policy Studies, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:80. 2009
  10. pmc Operationalizing frailty among older residents of assisted living facilities
    Elizabeth A Freiheit
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 11:23. 2011

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Publications68

  1. pmc A multidisciplinary systematic literature review on frailty: overview of the methodology used by the Canadian Initiative on Frailty and Aging
    Sathya Karunananthan
    Solidage Research Group, McGill University Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 9:68. 2009
    ..This paper describes the methodology that was developed for the systematic reviews...
  2. pmc The practice of geriatrics: specialized geriatric programs and home visits
    David B Hogan
    Professor and Brenda Strafford Foundation Chair in Geriatric Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
    Can Geriatr J 14:17-23. 2011
    ..The papers reviewed were few and inconsistent in their message. The lessons that can be derived from them are limited. Draft recommendations about the role of home visiting by specialized geriatric programs in Canada are presented...
  3. pmc Specialist physicians in geriatrics-report of the canadian geriatrics society physician resource work group
    David B Hogan
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
    Can Geriatr J 15:68-79. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Progress update: Pharmacological treatment of Alzheimer's disease
    David B Hogan
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 3:569-78. 2007
    ..While our era offers much more in the way of therapeutics for AD, it is clear that more work still needs to be done...
  5. pmc What's Behind a Name: The Kaufman Prize of the Canadian Geriatrics Society
    David B Hogan
    Professor and Brenda Strafford Foundation Chair in Geriatric Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
    Can Geriatr J 14:56-60. 2011
    ..With the renaming of the Prize, now would be an opportune time for the Society to review both its objectives and its format...
  6. pmc The brain-in-motion study: effect of a 6-month aerobic exercise intervention on cerebrovascular regulation and cognitive function in older adults
    Amanda V Tyndall
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N1, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 13:21. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc Comparing frailty measures in their ability to predict adverse outcome among older residents of assisted living
    David B Hogan
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, HSC 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 12:56. 2012
    ..83 items), the Cardiovascular Health Study (CHS) frailty criteria, and the CHESS scale to accurately predict the occurrence of three outcomes among Assisted Living (AL) residents followed over one year...
  8. pmc A pragmatic study exploring the prevention of delirium among hospitalized older hip fracture patients: Applying evidence to routine clinical practice using clinical decision support
    Jayna M Holroyd-Leduc
    Foothills Medical Center, 1403 29th Street NW, Calgary, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Implement Sci 5:81. 2010
    ..20). Translation of evidence-based multi-component delirium prevention strategies into everyday clinical care, using the electronic medical record, was not found to be effective at decreasing delirium rates among hip facture patients...
  9. pmc Sex differences in the relative contribution of social and clinical factors to the Health Utilities Index Mark 2 measure of health-related quality of life in older home care clients
    Colleen J Maxwell
    Department of Community Health Sciences and Centre for Health and Policy Studies, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:80. 2009
    ..We examined the relative contribution of social and clinical factors to HRQL among older home care clients and explored whether any of the observed associations varied by sex...
  10. pmc Operationalizing frailty among older residents of assisted living facilities
    Elizabeth A Freiheit
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 11:23. 2011
    ..We examined the feasibility and predictive accuracy of two different interpretations of the Cardiovascular Health Study (CHS) frailty criteria in a population-based sample of AL residents...
  11. pmc A randomized controlled trial of a community-based consultation service to prevent falls
    D B Hogan
    Specialized Geriatric Services, Calgary Regional Health Authority, Departments of Medicine and Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 165:537-43. 2001
    ..We tested this approach to see whether it would be effective if offered as a consultation service using existing health care resources...
  12. pmc Diagnosis and treatment of dementia: 4. Approach to management of mild to moderate dementia
    David B Hogan
    Departments of Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 179:787-93. 2008
    ..In this article, we provide practical guidance on management based on recommendations from the Third Canadian Consensus Conference on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison studies of cholinesterase inhibitors for Alzheimer's disease
    David B Hogan
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Lancet Neurol 3:622-6. 2004
    ..Between 27% and 55% of CONSORT items per study were rated as inadequately reported. The methodological limitations of these studies reduce our confidence in the validity of the conclusions drawn in the published reports...
  14. pmc Diagnosis and treatment of dementia: 5. Nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic therapy for mild to moderate dementia
    David B Hogan
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Health Sciences Centre, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, ABT2N4N1
    CMAJ 179:1019-26. 2008
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Models, definitions, and criteria of frailty
    David B Hogan
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Aging Clin Exp Res 15:1-29. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Regional variation in the use of medications by older Canadians--a persistent and incompletely understood phenomena
    D B Hogan
    Department of Medicine, Clinical Neurosciences, Community Health Sciences and University Computing, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 12:575-82. 2003
    ..In this study, we used longitudinal data to determine whether regional differences in commonly consumed medications persisted and to explore potential explanatory factors for observed differences...
  17. pmc Which older patients are competent to drive? Approaches to office-based assessment
    David B Hogan
    University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can Fam Physician 51:362-8. 2005
    ..To review three proposed approaches to office-based assessment of older drivers and to evaluate recommendations made about dementia and driving...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and potential consequences of benzodiazepine use in senior citizens: results from the Canadian Study of Health and Aging
    David B Hogan
    Department of Medicine, Health Sciences Centre, Calgary, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 10:72-7. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate changes in benzodiazepine use over time, and the association between benzodiazepine use and select outcomes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Donepezil for severe Alzheimer's disease
    David B Hogan
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Calgary Health Sciences Centre, Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N1, Canada
    Lancet 367:1031-2. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Health, function and survival of a cohort of very old Canadians: results from the second wave of the Canadian Study of Health and Aging
    D B Hogan
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Public Health 90:338-42. 1999
    ..While disease prevention, health promotion and environmental modifications may decrease the personal and societal impacts of these age-associated findings, health care planning for the very old should take these data into account...
  21. pmc Did Osler suffer from "paranoia antitherapeuticum baltimorensis"? A comparative content analysis of The Principles and Practice of Medicine and Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 11th edition
    D B Hogan
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 161:842-5. 1999
    ..A more accurate statement about Osler's therapeutic approach was that he was a "medicinal nihilist." His demand for proof of efficacy before use of a medication remains relevant...
  22. ncbi request reprint Disease, disability, and age in cognitively intact seniors: results from the Canadian Study of Health and Aging
    D B Hogan
    Department of Medicine, University Computing Services, Alberta, Canada
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 54:M77-82. 1999
    ..This report contrasts disability in the old-old (85 years of age or older, 85+) with younger seniors (65-84 years of age) and examines whether diseases have an equivalent impact on the two groups...
  23. ncbi request reprint Lipid-lowering agents and the risk of cognitive impairment that does not meet criteria for dementia, in relation to apolipoprotein E status
    Kenneth Rockwood
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Neuroepidemiology 29:201-7. 2007
    ..Adjusting for apolipoprotein E4 status did not change the point estimates of the ORs. The greatest impact of LLAs was seen in the CIND subtype circumscribed memory impairment...
  24. ncbi request reprint Conceptualisation and measurement of frailty in elderly people
    K Rockwood
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Dalhousie University, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Drugs Aging 17:295-302. 2000
    ..Future models of frailty should incorporate more precise operationalisation of the probability of frailty and better explain the relationship between disease, disability and frailty...
  25. pmc Calcium-channel blockers and cognitive function in elderly people: results from the Canadian Study of Health and Aging
    C J Maxwell
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 161:501-6. 1999
    ..This study was undertaken to examine prospectively the association between the use of these and other antihypertensive drugs and cognitive function...
  26. ncbi request reprint Exercise: a potential contributing factor to the relationship between folate and dementia
    Laura E Middleton
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1095-8. 2007
    ..To investigate whether exercise confounds the relationship between folate and cerebrovascular events, all-cause dementia, and Alzheimer's disease...
  27. ncbi request reprint Measuring health status and decline in at-risk seniors residing in the community using the Health Utilities Index Mark 2
    Jenny X Zhang
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Health Sciences Centre, Calgary, AB, T2N 4N1, Canada
    Qual Life Res 15:1415-26. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the responsiveness of one measure of HRQL, the HUI Mark 2 (HUI2), to changes in health status over time in an older community-based population...
  28. ncbi request reprint Study of observed and self-reported HRQL in older frail adults found group-level congruence and individual-level differences
    Walter P Wodchis
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:502-11. 2007
    ..To evaluate the consistency of self-reported health-related quality of life (HRQL) using the Health Utilities Index Mark 2 (HUI2) with observer rated HRQL using the Minimum Data Set Health-Status Index (MDS-HSI)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and outcomes of vascular cognitive impairment. Vascular Cognitive Impairment Investigators of the Canadian Study of Health and Aging
    K Rockwood
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Neurology 54:447-51. 2000
    ....
  30. pmc Osler and the Jewish people
    D B Hogan
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 156:1559-62. 1997
    ..Abraham Jacobi. Osler was not a saint, and he had his "rough side," but in his relationships with Jewish colleagues his example remains relevant...
  31. doi request reprint Transition from cognitively impaired not demented to Alzheimer's disease: an analysis of changes in functional abilities in a dementia clinic cohort
    Ging Yuek R Hsiung
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 25:483-90. 2008
    ..We evaluated whether impairments on the Disability Assessment for Dementia (DAD) and Functional Rating Scale (FRS) can predict progression to AD...
  32. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychiatric symptom clusters and functional disability in cognitively-impaired-not-demented individuals
    Kevin R Peters
    Department of Psychology, Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:136-44. 2008
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  33. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors for functional independence in older adults with mild dementia: results from the canadian study of health and aging
    Anne Perrault
    Center de Recherche, Institut Universitaire de Geriatrie de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 16:239-47. 2002
    ..Prior studies on the time required for patients with dementia to progress to functional milestones used clinic-based samples. Our findings, which have potential public health implications, need to be confirmed and expanded upon...
  34. ncbi request reprint The effect of the living situation on the severity of dementia at diagnosis
    A Sibley
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 13:40-5. 2002
    ..This study explores the relationship between a patient's living situation and the severity of dementia at diagnosis...
  35. doi request reprint The prevalence and management of current daily pain among older home care clients
    Colleen J Maxwell
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Pain 138:208-16. 2008
    ..The findings provide evidence of both rational prescribing practices and potential treatment bias in the pharmacotherapeutic management of daily pain in older home care clients...
  36. pmc Family physicians' attitudes and practices regarding assessments of medical fitness to drive in older persons
    Raymond W Jang
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 22:531-43. 2007
    ..Higher crash rates per mile driven in older drivers have focused attention on the assessment of older drivers...
  37. ncbi request reprint Supplemental use of antioxidant vitamins and subsequent risk of cognitive decline and dementia
    Colleen J Maxwell
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 20:45-51. 2005
    ..89). A reduced risk for incident dementia or AD was not observed. Our findings suggest a possible protective effect for antioxidant vitamins in relation to cognitive decline but randomized controlled trials are required for confirmation...
  38. ncbi request reprint Dual-track CME: accuracy and outcome
    Jocelyn M Lockyer
    University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive, Canada
    Acad Med 77:S61-3. 2002
  39. ncbi request reprint Serum folate levels and subsequent adverse cerebrovascular outcomes in elderly persons
    Colleen J Maxwell
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Medicine, University of Calgary, Alta, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 13:225-34. 2002
    ..Low serum folate levels are independently associated with a significantly higher risk of an adverse cerebrovascular event, including vascular dementia and stroke death, among older, cognitively vulnerable persons...
  40. ncbi request reprint Assessing outcomes through congruence of course objectives and reflective work
    Jocelyn M Lockyer
    Department of Community Health Sciences, and Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 25:76-86. 2005
    ..This study assessed the congruence of course objectives and statements of commitment to change, effects on practice, unmet-needs, and the utility of supplementing CTCs with other forms of reflective work in course evaluations...
  41. doi request reprint Development of a frailty index for patients with coronary artery disease
    Elizabeth A Freiheit
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1526-31. 2010
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of cognitively impaired not demented at 2 years in the Canadian Cohort Study of Cognitive Impairment and Related Dementias
    Ging Yuek R Hsiung
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 22:413-20. 2006
    ..People who are cognitively impaired not demented (CIND) can be at an increased risk for developing dementia, but little is known about the natural history of CIND in clinical settings...
  43. ncbi request reprint The recognition, assessment and management of dementing disorders: conclusions from the Canadian Consensus Conference on Dementia
    C Patterson
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 28:S3-16. 2001
    ..These recommendations are generally congruent with our own consensus statements. The consensus statements have been endorsed by relevant bodies in Canada...
  44. ncbi request reprint Recommendations of the Canadian Consensus Conference on Dementia--dissemination, implementation, and evaluation of impact
    D B Hogan
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Calgary, Health Sciences Center, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 28:S115-21. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Further work is needed on how to optimize the impact of consensus statements and CPGs. While dissemination of the CCCD has occurred, it is currently unknown whether it has led to any change in physician practices...
  45. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, attributes, and outcomes of fitness and frailty in community-dwelling older adults: report from the Canadian study of health and aging
    Kenneth Rockwood
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:1310-7. 2004
    ..Frailty and fitness are important attributes of older persons, but population samples of their prevalence, attributes, and outcomes are limited...
  46. ncbi request reprint Clinical and radiographic subtypes of vascular cognitive impairment in a clinic-based cohort study
    Kenneth Rockwood
    Dalhousie University, Canada
    J Neurol Sci 240:7-14. 2006
    ..There is a need for empirical studies to define criteria for vascular cognitive impairment (VCI) subtypes. In this paper, we report the predictive validity of a subtype classification scheme based on clinical and radiographic features...
  47. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with pharmacologic treatment of osteoporosis in an older home care population
    Shelly A Vik
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive N W, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 4N1
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:872-8. 2007
    ..Our objective was to examine which sociodemographic, clinical, and functional characteristics are associated with pharmacotherapy for osteoporosis among community-based seniors...
  48. ncbi request reprint Progress in clinical neurosciences: Treatment of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias--review and comparison of the cholinesterase inhibitors
    David B Hogan
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary Alberta, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 29:306-14. 2002
    ..Acceptance of the cholinergic hypothesis led to a search for medications which could enhance central cholinergic activity in this condition. There are now three cholinesterase inhibitors available for the treatment of AD in Canada...
  49. ncbi request reprint Measurement, correlates, and health outcomes of medication adherence among seniors
    Shelly A Vik
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 38:303-12. 2004
    ..To provide a comprehensive review of the literature on the measurement, correlates, and health outcomes of medication adherence among community-dwelling older adults...
  50. doi request reprint Identifying potentially avoidable hospital admissions from canadian long-term care facilities
    Jennifer D Walker
    Canadian Institute for Health Information, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Med Care 47:250-4. 2009
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint The Consortium to Investigate Vascular Impairment of Cognition: methods and first findings
    Kenneth Rockwood
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 30:237-43. 2003
    ..We report its organization and the impact of diagnostic criteria on the study of VCI...
  52. ncbi request reprint Use of lipid-lowering agents, indication bias, and the risk of dementia in community-dwelling elderly people
    Kenneth Rockwood
    Geriatric Medicine Research Unit, Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre, 5955 Veterans Memorial Ln, Room 1421, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 2E1
    Arch Neurol 59:223-7. 2002
    ..This association could be due to indication bias, i.e., people who elect to take lipid-lowering agents (LLAs) may be healthier than those who do not, so that it may be these other health factors that explain their lower risk of dementia...
  53. ncbi request reprint Nascher and frailty
    David B Hogan
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:715. 2006
  54. pmc Revisiting the O complex: urinary incontinence, delirium and polypharmacy in elderly patients
    D B Hogan
    University of Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 157:1071-7. 1997
    ..The occurrence of these problems should lead to careful evaluation followed by thoughtful, responsive treatment. Brief updates are given with recommendations for management directed at primary care physicians...
  55. ncbi request reprint Medication nonadherence and subsequent risk of hospitalisation and mortality among older adults
    Shelly A Vik
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Drugs Aging 23:345-56. 2006
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Improving drug trials for mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease
    David B Hogan
    Health Sciences Centre, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 34:S97-102. 2007
    ..Recommendations are made to deal with the issues raised...
  57. doi request reprint Microscopic colitis -- a common cause of diarrhoea in older adults
    Jennifer J Williams
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Age Ageing 39:162-8. 2010
    ..In this review, we outline the epidemiology, risk factors associated with MC, its pathophysiology, the approach to diagnosis and the management of these individuals...
  58. pmc Physician supply: future tense
    Chris MacKnight
    CMAJ 169:750-1; author reply 752-3. 2003
  59. ncbi request reprint Improving recruitment into geriatric medicine in Canada: Findings and recommendations from the geriatric recruitment issues study
    Susan J Torrible
    Geriatric Assessment and Consultation Program, Windsor Regional Hospital, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1453-62. 2006
    ..Based on the GRIST findings, this article proposes six recommendations for improving recruitment into Canadian geriatric medicine training programs...
  60. pmc Why the surprise?
    David B Hogan
    CMAJ 174:1746. 2006
  61. pmc Frailty: an emerging research and clinical paradigm--issues and controversies
    Howard Bergman
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Jewish General Hospital McGill University, 3755 Cote Ste Catherine, Montreal, QC, Canada H3T 1E2
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:731-7. 2007
    ..Although consensus has yet to be attained, work accomplished to date has opened exciting new horizons. The article concludes with suggested directions for future research...
  62. ncbi request reprint History of geriatrics in Canada
    David B Hogan
    Brenda Strafford Foundation Chair in Geriatric Medicine, University of Calgary
    Can Bull Med Hist 24:131-50. 2007
    ..The choices made by the leaders of Canadian geriatrics molded the evolution of the specialty and have contributed to its precarious status at the present time...
  63. pmc A global clinical measure of fitness and frailty in elderly people
    Kenneth Rockwood
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    CMAJ 173:489-95. 2005
    ..We aimed to develop a tool that would be both predictive and easy to use...
  64. ncbi request reprint If we live long enough, will we all be demented?: redux
    David B Hogan
    Neurology 71:310-1. 2008
  65. pmc Patient sheet: tips for avoiding problems with polypharmacy
    David B Hogan
    Health Sciences Centre, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 175:876. 2006
  66. ncbi request reprint Does self-rated health predict survival in older persons with cognitive impairment?
    Jennifer D Walker
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N1, Canada
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1895-900. 2004
    ..To determine whether baseline self-rated health (SRH) independently predicted survival in an older Canadian population and to investigate the role of cognition on the SRH-mortality relationship...
  67. ncbi request reprint Cardiac report cards: the good, the bad and the unknown
    David B Hogan
    Can J Cardiol 20:329-30. 2004