Kilian Rapp

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Femoral fracture rates after discharge from the hospital to the community
    Kilian Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    J Bone Miner Res 28:821-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Physical performance and daily walking duration: associations in 1271 women and men aged 65-90 years
    Kilian Rapp
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Aging Clin Exp Res 24:455-60. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Femoral fracture rates in people with and without disability
    Kilian Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    Age Ageing 41:653-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of falls in residential aged care: analysis of more than 70,000 falls from residents of bavarian nursing homes
    Kilian Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:187.e1-6. 2012
  5. pmc Hip fractures and area level socioeconomic conditions: a population-based study
    Andrea Icks
    Faculty of Public Health, Bielefeld University, Germany
    BMC Public Health 9:114. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Excess mortality after pelvic fractures in institutionalized older people
    K Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Auerbachstr 110, 70376, Stuttgart, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 21:1835-9. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Hip fractures in institutionalized elderly people: incidence rates and excess mortality
    Kilian Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    J Bone Miner Res 23:1825-31. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevention of falls in nursing homes: subgroup analyses of a randomized fall prevention trial
    Kilian Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1092-7. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Effect of a statewide fall prevention program on incidence of femoral fractures in residents of long-term care facilities
    Kilian Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:70-5. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Fractures after nursing home admission: incidence and potential consequences
    K Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Auerbachstr 110, 70376, Stuttgart, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 20:1775-83. 2009

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Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Femoral fracture rates after discharge from the hospital to the community
    Kilian Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    J Bone Miner Res 28:821-7. 2013
    ..2 to 4.5 per 1000 person-years, respectively. We conclude that the first weeks at home after discharge from the hospital are associated with an increased risk for femoral fractures...
  2. doi request reprint Physical performance and daily walking duration: associations in 1271 women and men aged 65-90 years
    Kilian Rapp
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Aging Clin Exp Res 24:455-60. 2012
    ..It is therefore of interest to what extent physical performance measures are associated with physical activity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Femoral fracture rates in people with and without disability
    Kilian Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    Age Ageing 41:653-8. 2012
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  4. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of falls in residential aged care: analysis of more than 70,000 falls from residents of bavarian nursing homes
    Kilian Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:187.e1-6. 2012
    ..Falls and fall-related injuries are leading problems in residential aged care facilities. The objective of this study was to provide descriptive data about falls in nursing homes...
  5. pmc Hip fractures and area level socioeconomic conditions: a population-based study
    Andrea Icks
    Faculty of Public Health, Bielefeld University, Germany
    BMC Public Health 9:114. 2009
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the association between hip fractures and socioeconomic conditions in Germany, from 1995 to 2004, on a census tract area level...
  6. doi request reprint Excess mortality after pelvic fractures in institutionalized older people
    K Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Auerbachstr 110, 70376, Stuttgart, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 21:1835-9. 2010
    ..Mortality after pelvic fracture was calculated in residents of nursing homes. Compared with a matched comparison nonfracture group, excess mortality was found during the first 2 months after pelvic fracture...
  7. ncbi request reprint Hip fractures in institutionalized elderly people: incidence rates and excess mortality
    Kilian Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    J Bone Miner Res 23:1825-31. 2008
    ..Data are presented for hip fracture rates and excess mortality after a hip fracture. Our results have implications on the timing and the allocation of specific measures for hip fracture prevention...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevention of falls in nursing homes: subgroup analyses of a randomized fall prevention trial
    Kilian Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1092-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a multifactorial fall prevention program in prespecified subgroups of nursing home residents...
  9. doi request reprint Effect of a statewide fall prevention program on incidence of femoral fractures in residents of long-term care facilities
    Kilian Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:70-5. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effect of a statewide dissemination of a modified evidence-based fall prevention program on incidence of femoral fractures in nursing homes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Fractures after nursing home admission: incidence and potential consequences
    K Rapp
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Auerbachstr 110, 70376, Stuttgart, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 20:1775-83. 2009
    ..The risk of a fracture was highest during the first months after admission and declined thereafter. This risk pattern was observed independently of fracture site, gender or degree of care need...
  11. doi request reprint Associations of adipokines with asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis, and eczema in German schoolchildren
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 20:81-8. 2009
    ..These results suggest that adipokines may contribute to increased asthma and allergy risk in obese subjects. Stronger associations among girls with non-atopic asthma may indicate diverse pathological mechanisms...
  12. doi request reprint Seasonality of vitamin D status in older people in Southern Germany: implications for assessment
    Jochen Klenk
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Age Ageing 42:404-8. 2013
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to analyse the effects of seasonal conditions on 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) serum levels in a population-based cohort of older people...
  13. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a multifactorial intervention to reduce physical restraints in nursing home residents
    Petra Koczy
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:333-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a multifactorial intervention to reduce the use of physical restraints in residents of nursing homes...
  14. pmc Reduction of femoral fractures in long-term care facilities: the Bavarian fracture prevention study
    Clemens Becker
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    PLoS ONE 6:e24311. 2011
    ..It was the objective of the study to evaluate the effect of a fall and fracture prevention program on the incidence of femoral fracture in nursing homes in Bavaria, Germany...
  15. doi request reprint Heat-related mortality in residents of nursing homes
    Jochen Klenk
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Auerbachstr 110, 70376 Stuttgart, Germany
    Age Ageing 39:245-52. 2010
    ..The nursing home population reveals both factors and may represent a highly vulnerable subgroup. Therefore, temperature-mortality relationship was examined in residents of nursing homes...
  16. doi request reprint Association of apolipoproteins with symptoms of asthma and atopy among schoolchildren
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 149:259-66. 2009
    ..We explored the associations between serum apolipoprotein concentrations and symptoms of asthma and atopy...
  17. pmc Blood pressure and falls in community-dwelling people aged 60 years and older in the VHM&PP cohort
    Diana Klein
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 13:50. 2013
    ..The objective of our study was to investigate the relationship between systolic and diastolic blood pressure and falls...
  18. pmc Accelerometer-based physical activity in a large observational cohort--study protocol and design of the activity and function of the elderly in Ulm (ActiFE Ulm) study
    Michael D Denkinger
    Agaplesion Bethesda Clinic, Ulm, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 10:50. 2010
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  19. doi request reprint Walking on sunshine: effect of weather conditions on physical activity in older people
    Jochen Klenk
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:474-6. 2012
    ..It is unclear which weather parameters effect the motion-sensor-based measurement of physical activity in terms of walking duration in older people...
  20. ncbi request reprint Predictors of serious consequences of falls in residential aged care: analysis of more than 70,000 falls from residents of bavarian nursing homes
    Gisela Büchele
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 15:559-63. 2014
    ..Falls are common in nursing homes and cause a high burden of injuries. The objective of this study was to analyze factors associated with serious consequences of falls in nursing home residents...
  21. pmc Risk for femoral fractures in Parkinson's disease patients with and without severe functional impairment
    Petra Benzinger
    Department of Clinical Gerontology and Rehabilitation, Robert Bosch Krankenhaus Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e97073. 2014
    ..The current study used a large population-based dataset in order to analyze the risk of femoral fractures in patients with idiopathic PD...
  22. pmc Changes of body mass index in relation to mortality: results of a cohort of 42,099 adults
    Jochen Klenk
    Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany Clinic for Geriatric Rehabilitation, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e84817. 2014
    ..The aim of the study was to determine how long-term weight change affects mortality...
  23. doi request reprint Fall prevention in nursing homes
    Clemens Becker
    Department of Clinical Gerontology, Robert Bosch Hospital, Auerbachstrasse 110, 70376 Stuttgart, Germany
    Clin Geriatr Med 26:693-704. 2010
    ..Single interventions such as exercise alone or insufficient organizational support are reasons for failure or even harmful consequences. Large-scale efforts are needed and justified to translate these findings into meaningful results...
  24. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and cluster of cardiometabolic biomarkers in overweight and obese schoolchildren: results from a large survey in southwest Germany
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Clin Chem 54:317-25. 2008
    ..Obesity is associated with substantial metabolic changes and subclinical inflammation. We explored associations between body mass index (BMI) and cardiometabolic biomarkers and their clustering in overweight and obese schoolchildren...
  25. ncbi request reprint Increasing life expectancy in Germany: quantitative contributions from changes in age- and disease-specific mortality
    Jochen Klenk
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Germany
    Eur J Public Health 17:587-92. 2007
    ..Between 1962 and 2002 the average life expectancy in Germany has increased from 67.1 years to 75.6 years in men and from 72.7 years to 81.3 in women...
  26. doi request reprint Association of gamma-glutamyltransferase and risk of cancer incidence in men: a prospective study
    Alexander M Strasak
    Departments of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Health Economics, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Cancer Res 68:3970-7. 2008
    ..001), revealing markedly stronger associations in participants ages </=65 years. Our findings, for the first time, show that elevated GGT is significantly associated with increased cancer risk in men...
  27. pmc Longitudinal change in serum gamma-glutamyltransferase and cardiovascular disease mortality: a prospective population-based study in 76,113 Austrian adults
    Alexander M Strasak
    Department of Medical Statistics, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:1857-65. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the association of longitudinal change in serum gamma-glutamyltransferase (GGT) with mortality from cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Serum uric acid and risk of cancer mortality in a large prospective male cohort
    Alexander M Strasak
    Department of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Health Economics, Innsbruck Medical University, Schoepfstrasse 41, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Cancer Causes Control 18:1021-9. 2007
    ..To examine the prognostic role of serum uric acid (SUA) for cancer mortality in apparently healthy men across a wide age range...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of the association of gamma-glutamyltransferase with cancer incidence in women
    Alexander M Strasak
    Department of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Health Economics, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Cancer 123:1902-6. 2008
    ..006). Our study is the first to demonstrate in a large population-based cohort that high GGT levels significantly increased cancer risk in women...
  30. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration and smoking cessation in student nurses
    Kilian Rapp
    Helmholtzstrasse 22, University of Ulm, Department of Epidemiology, 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Addict Behav 32:1505-10. 2007
    ..To assess predictors of smoking cessation in young adults...
  31. ncbi request reprint A cluster-randomized trial on smoking cessation in German student nurses
    Kilian Rapp
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Ulm, Germany
    Prev Med 42:443-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effect of a specific intervention on smoking cessation in health professionals...