Hans Peter Meier-Baumgartner

Summary

Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Fall events in geriatric hospital in-patients. Results of prospective recording over a 3 year period]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wissenschaftliche Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, 22459 Hamburg, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 37:9-14. 2004
  2. doi request reprint In-hospital fall-risk screening in 4,735 geriatric patients from the LUCAS project
    L Neumann
    Albertinen Haus Geriatrics Centre, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    J Nutr Health Aging 17:264-9. 2013
  3. pmc Development, feasibility and performance of a health risk appraisal questionnaire for older persons
    Andreas E Stuck
    Department of Geriatrics, University of Bern, Spital Bern Ziegler, Morillonstrasse 75 91, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:1. 2007
  4. pmc The PRO-AGE study: an international randomised controlled study of health risk appraisal for older persons based in general practice
    Andreas E Stuck
    University Department of Geriatrics, Spital Bern Ziegler, Morillonstrasse 75 91, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:2. 2007
  5. doi request reprint [Rehabilitation instead of nursing care. Current state and future demand of geriatric rehabilitation]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wissenschaftliche Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, 22459, Hamburg, Deutschland
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 54:489-95. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Incidence of in-hospital falls in geriatric patients before and after the introduction of an interdisciplinary team-based fall-prevention intervention
    Wolfgang von Renteln-Kruse
    Geriatric Clinic, Albertinen Haus, Center of Geriatrics and Gerontology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:2068-74. 2007
  7. doi request reprint The LUCAS* consortium: objectives of interdisciplinary research on selected aspects of ageing and health care for older people in an urban community
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Forschungsabteilung und Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wissenschaftliche Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, 22459, Hamburg, Deutschland
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 44:250-5. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint [High-grade pressure sores in frail older high-risk persons. A retrospective postmortem case-control-study]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wissenschaftliche Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopswegs 18 22, 22459 Hamburg, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 37:81-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint [Medicine in old age and in the elderly. Educational concepts in area Q7 of the accreditation requirements and its first evaluation by students]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wiss Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, 22459 Hamburg, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 38:288-92. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint [Falls in elderly people. Diagnosis and treatment]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie Wiss, Einruchtung an der Universität Hamburg, Hamburg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 129:880-3. 2004

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint [Fall events in geriatric hospital in-patients. Results of prospective recording over a 3 year period]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wissenschaftliche Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, 22459 Hamburg, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 37:9-14. 2004
    ..Injuries due to falls which had to be treated were rare, and fall-related fractures were very rare. The average duration of in-hospital stay was longer for patients with than without falls...
  2. doi request reprint In-hospital fall-risk screening in 4,735 geriatric patients from the LUCAS project
    L Neumann
    Albertinen Haus Geriatrics Centre, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    J Nutr Health Aging 17:264-9. 2013
    ..Aim of this study was to improve the identification of high-risk patients. Therefore, a simplified screening-tool was developed, validated, and compared to the STRATIFY predictive accuracy...
  3. pmc Development, feasibility and performance of a health risk appraisal questionnaire for older persons
    Andreas E Stuck
    Department of Geriatrics, University of Bern, Spital Bern Ziegler, Morillonstrasse 75 91, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:1. 2007
    ..Health risk appraisal is a promising method for health promotion and prevention in older persons. The Health Risk Appraisal for the Elderly (HRA-E) developed in the U.S. has unique features but has not been tested outside the United States...
  4. pmc The PRO-AGE study: an international randomised controlled study of health risk appraisal for older persons based in general practice
    Andreas E Stuck
    University Department of Geriatrics, Spital Bern Ziegler, Morillonstrasse 75 91, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:2. 2007
    ..This paper describes the study protocol, the recruitment, and base-line data for evaluating the success of randomisation of the PRO-AGE (PRevention in Older people-Assessment in GEneralists' practices) project...
  5. doi request reprint [Rehabilitation instead of nursing care. Current state and future demand of geriatric rehabilitation]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wissenschaftliche Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, 22459, Hamburg, Deutschland
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 54:489-95. 2011
    ..quot; However, these possibilities have to be further optimized in order to detect need earlier and to make adequate use of the potential resources in the growing number of old-aged persons...
  6. ncbi request reprint Incidence of in-hospital falls in geriatric patients before and after the introduction of an interdisciplinary team-based fall-prevention intervention
    Wolfgang von Renteln-Kruse
    Geriatric Clinic, Albertinen Haus, Center of Geriatrics and Gerontology, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:2068-74. 2007
    ..Improvement of functional competence and mobility may be relevant to fall prevention in older hospital inpatients...
  7. doi request reprint The LUCAS* consortium: objectives of interdisciplinary research on selected aspects of ageing and health care for older people in an urban community
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Forschungsabteilung und Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wissenschaftliche Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, 22459, Hamburg, Deutschland
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 44:250-5. 2011
    ..The questions originate from problems encountered in practical health care provision in different settings, i.e. community, hospital and nursing home...
  8. ncbi request reprint [High-grade pressure sores in frail older high-risk persons. A retrospective postmortem case-control-study]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wissenschaftliche Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopswegs 18 22, 22459 Hamburg, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 37:81-5. 2004
    ..Sedative drug effects and impaired patient compliance with preventive and therapeutic measures may also be associated with the development of high-grade pressure sores in old persons at high risk...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Medicine in old age and in the elderly. Educational concepts in area Q7 of the accreditation requirements and its first evaluation by students]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wiss Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, 22459 Hamburg, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 38:288-92. 2005
    ..As a result, the subjects and the didactic teaching were both well accepted by the students and judged as interesting and instructive...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Falls in elderly people. Diagnosis and treatment]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie Wiss, Einruchtung an der Universität Hamburg, Hamburg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 129:880-3. 2004
  11. ncbi request reprint [Impact of fall risk and fear of falling on mobility of independently living senior citizens transitioning to frailty: screening results concerning fall prevention in the community]
    J Anders
    Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wissenschaftliche Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, 22459, Hamburg, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 40:255-67. 2007
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  12. pmc The Longitudinal Urban Cohort Ageing Study (LUCAS): study protocol and participation in the first decade
    Ulrike Dapp
    Albertinen Haus Geriatrics Centre, Scientific Department at the University of Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, D 22459, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 12:35. 2012
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Nutritional and hydration status in elderly subjects: clinical rating versus bioimpedance analysis
    A Rosler
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus, Sellhopsweg 18 22, 22459 Hamburg, Germany
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 50:e81-5. 2010
    ..Concordance between the results of clinical judgement and BIA measurements was only 43.7%. In assessing geriatric in-patients, there is little concordance between the clinical and the bioelectrical evaluation of the hydration status...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Preventative home visits by a specially trained nurse for 60-year olds and elderly in Hamburg]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wiss Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, 22459 Hamburg, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 36:378-91. 2003
    ..There are still questions open to discussion. The targeting, practicability, and prerequisites in structure of service provision are considered with regard to the present study's results and an upto date literature review...
  15. doi request reprint [Use of psychotropic substances by the elderly and driving accidents]
    S Iwersen-Bergmann
    Institut fur Rechtsmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Deutschland
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 42:193-204. 2009
    ..However traffic-related safety advice including pharmaceutical side effects on driving ability given by general practitioners is important and necessary...
  16. doi request reprint [Special care units for the treatment of acutely ill, cognitively impaired geriatric patients in Germany]
    A Rosler
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wissenschaftliche Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, 22459 Hamburg
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 43:249-53. 2010
    ..It appears from this survey that there should be an exchange of empirical experience made on these wards, and there is a need of collaborative research on its usefulness...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Pressure sores: knowledge of risk factors and awareness of problems with quality of care as reflected by questionnaire answers by nursing staff and physicians]
    T Krause
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wiss Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopswegs 18 22, 22459 Hamburg, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 37:86-91. 2004
    ..The results revealed different views of the pathophysiology of pressure sores and also problems in the quality of care. There was agreement about the urgent need of consideration of these topics in education and postgraduate training...
  18. doi request reprint [Active and healthy living in old age--results from a representative survey of community-dwelling senior citizens in Hamburg]
    Ulrike Dapp
    Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wissenschaftliche Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, Deutschland
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 42:245-55. 2009
    ..The majority of community-dwelling people 60 years and older are independent and live actively. However, there is little information about elderly persons' views on aging, health and health promotion...
  19. doi request reprint A randomized trial of effects of health risk appraisal combined with group sessions or home visits on preventive behaviors in older adults
    Ulrike Dapp
    Albertinen Haus Geriatrics Center, Scientific Department at the University of Hamburg, Germany
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:591-8. 2011
    ..To explore effects of a health risk appraisal for older people (HRA-O) program with reinforcement, we conducted a randomized controlled trial in 21 general practices in Hamburg, Germany...
  20. doi request reprint [Medication and falls in old age]
    M K Modreker
    Medizinisch Geriatrische Klinik, Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wiss Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, Hamburg, Germany
    Internist (Berl) 50:493-500. 2009
    ..There is relatively few knowledge on whether and how drug treatment does decrease fall risk in elderly patients by improving safe mobility and walking ability relevant to activities of daily living...
  21. ncbi request reprint [What does the language of Alzheimer patients have to do with the language of Paul Celan?]
    A Rosler
    Albertinen Haus, Zentrum für Geriatrie und Gerontologie, Wissenschaftliche Einrichtung an der Universität Hamburg, Sellhopsweg 18 22, 22459 Hamburg, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 38:354-9. 2005
    ..Ways to improve communication skills are shown, referring, among others, to the approaches by Kate Allan and John Killick (research fellows at Dementia Services Development Centre, University of Stirling)...
  22. doi request reprint Promotion of health in older people: a randomised controlled trial of health risk appraisal in British general practice
    Danielle Harari
    Department of Ageing and Health, Guys and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, St Thomas Hospital, London SE1 7EH, UK
    Age Ageing 37:565-71. 2008
    ..This article describes a trial using HRA to evaluate the effect on health behaviour and preventative-care uptake in older people in NHS primary care...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Patient characteristics and factors associated with unfavourable in-hospital rehabilitation therapy outcome in very old geriatric patients with first-ever ischemic stroke--a retrospective case-control study]
    K Hegener
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 40:457-62. 2007
    ..Per definition, the cases did not improve in functional competence level or even deteriorated during the hospital stay, whereas the patients of the control group increased in Barthel Index total score level by at least 10 points...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Pressure sores]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 37:79-80. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint [Characteristics of hospitalized geriatric patients--a comparison of two cohorts using the screening of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft Geriatrisches Basisassessment (AGAST)]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Geriatrische Abteilung, Marien Krankenhaus, Bergisch Gladbach und Reha Zentrum Reuterstrasse, Reuterstrasse 101, 51467 Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 36:223-32. 2003
    ..Combined with additional data, the screening according to AGAST appears to be suitable for meaningful comparisons of different groups of geriatric patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Injury prevention as the physician's challenge]
    M Richter
    II Chirurgische Klinik Unfallchirurgie, Orthopädie und Fusschirurgie, Klinikum Coburg, Ketschendorfer Strasse 33, 96450, Coburg, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 110:734-44. 2007
    ..Special attention was also directed to the age groups of children/adolescents and the elderly...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Knowledge concerning illness, expectations and perceptions of treatment of elderly stroke patients and family caregivers--a prospective study during inpatient treatment]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Reha Zentrum Reuterstrasse Geriatrische Klinik Reuterstrasse 101 51467 Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 35:241-9. 2002
    ..The results regarding patient and proxy satisfaction with care were of importance for internal discussion in the clinic...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Prevention and higher age]
    W Von Renteln-Kruse
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 40:207-8. 2007
  29. ncbi request reprint Predictors of favorable outcome in elderly stroke patients two years after discharge from geriatric rehabilitation
    W Meins
    , Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 34:395-400. 2001
    ..039). Our study of a relatively aged and co-morbid stroke cohort confirmed most of the well-known predictors of outcome. A new result is that CAD also seems to be an important determinant of long-term outcome...