Siegfried Weyerer

Summary

Affiliation: Central Institute of Mental Health
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint At-risk alcohol drinking in primary care patients aged 75 years and older
    Siegfried Weyerer
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:1376-85. 2009
  2. pmc Influence of social support on cognitive change and mortality in old age: results from the prospective multicentre cohort study AgeCoDe
    Marion Eisele
    Department of Primary Medical Care, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrase 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 12:9. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Incidence and predictors of depression in non-demented primary care attenders aged 75 years and older: results from a 3-year follow-up study
    Siegfried Weyerer
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim Heidelberg University, Mannheim, Germany
    Age Ageing 42:173-80. 2013
  4. pmc The influence of age, gender and socio-economic status on multimorbidity patterns in primary care. First results from the multicare cohort study
    Ingmar Schafer
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:89. 2012
  5. pmc The German MultiCare-study: Patterns of multimorbidity in primary health care - protocol of a prospective cohort study
    Ingmar Schafer
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:145. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for depression in non-demented primary care attenders aged 75 years and older
    Siegfried Weyerer
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    J Affect Disord 111:153-63. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of special and traditional dementia care in nursing homes: results from a cross-sectional study in Germany
    Siegfried Weyerer
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:1159-67. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Current alcohol consumption and its relationship to incident dementia: results from a 3-year follow-up study among primary care attenders aged 75 years and older
    Siegfried Weyerer
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Age Ageing 40:456-63. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Proxy screening tools improve the recognition of dementia in old-age homes: results of a validation study
    Leonore Köhler
    Centre Psychogeriatric Research Unit, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Age Ageing 36:549-54. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Which factors influence cognitive decline in older adults suffering from dementing disorders?
    Martina Schäufele
    psychogeriatric Research Unit, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:1055-63. 2002

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint At-risk alcohol drinking in primary care patients aged 75 years and older
    Siegfried Weyerer
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:1376-85. 2009
    ..The aims of this study were to report alcohol consumption patterns and to determine their association with socio-demographic variables and health characteristics...
  2. pmc Influence of social support on cognitive change and mortality in old age: results from the prospective multicentre cohort study AgeCoDe
    Marion Eisele
    Department of Primary Medical Care, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrase 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 12:9. 2012
    ..This study aims to investigate the influence of perceived social support, understood as the emotional component of social support, on cognition and mortality in old age as part of a prospective longitudinal multicentre study in Germany...
  3. doi request reprint Incidence and predictors of depression in non-demented primary care attenders aged 75 years and older: results from a 3-year follow-up study
    Siegfried Weyerer
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim Heidelberg University, Mannheim, Germany
    Age Ageing 42:173-80. 2013
    ..to determine incidence and predictors of late-life depression...
  4. pmc The influence of age, gender and socio-economic status on multimorbidity patterns in primary care. First results from the multicare cohort study
    Ingmar Schafer
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:89. 2012
    ..The objective of this paper is to analyze the association of socio-demographic variables, and especially socio-economic status with multimorbidity in general and with each multimorbidity pattern...
  5. pmc The German MultiCare-study: Patterns of multimorbidity in primary health care - protocol of a prospective cohort study
    Ingmar Schafer
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:145. 2009
    ..As a consequence, there is little help for GPs in adjusting care for these patients, even though studies suggest that adhering to present clinical practice guidelines in the care of patients with multimorbidity may have adverse effects...
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for depression in non-demented primary care attenders aged 75 years and older
    Siegfried Weyerer
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    J Affect Disord 111:153-63. 2008
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  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of special and traditional dementia care in nursing homes: results from a cross-sectional study in Germany
    Siegfried Weyerer
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:1159-67. 2010
    ..We investigated whether or not dementia patients receiving special (segregated or partially segregated) care exhibited a better quality of life than their counterparts residing in traditional nursing homes...
  8. doi request reprint Current alcohol consumption and its relationship to incident dementia: results from a 3-year follow-up study among primary care attenders aged 75 years and older
    Siegfried Weyerer
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Age Ageing 40:456-63. 2011
    ..to investigate prospectively the relationship between current alcohol consumption (quantity and type of alcohol) and incident overall dementia and Alzheimer dementia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Proxy screening tools improve the recognition of dementia in old-age homes: results of a validation study
    Leonore Köhler
    Centre Psychogeriatric Research Unit, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Age Ageing 36:549-54. 2007
    ..Despite the high true prevalence of dementia, demential disorders of residents of old age homes may often be not recognized. There is a need for a standardised tool which includes observations of nursing staff...
  10. ncbi request reprint Which factors influence cognitive decline in older adults suffering from dementing disorders?
    Martina Schäufele
    psychogeriatric Research Unit, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:1055-63. 2002
    ..The aim of our study was to assess cognitive decline in a representative sample of demented elderly and to analyse the predictive value of a broad spectrum of sociodemographic, neurological and clinical variables...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Dementia disorders, behavior problems and the care of clients in geriatric day-care compared to residents in homes for the elderly: a cross-sectional study in eight communities in Baden]
    Siegfried Weyerer
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit Mannheim
    Psychiatr Prax 31:339-45. 2004
    ..The study aims to compare clients using institutions of geriatric day-care to residents in homes for the elderly with regard to functional impairment, dementia disorders, behavior problems and the care situation...