Tobias Luck

Summary

Affiliation: University of Leipzig
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Effectiveness of preventive home visits in reducing the risk of falls in old age: a randomized controlled trial
    Tobias Luck
    Institute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Clin Interv Aging 8:697-702. 2013
  2. pmc Attitudes of the German general population toward early diagnosis of dementia--results of a representative telephone survey
    Tobias Luck
    Institute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e50792. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Prediction of incident dementia: impact of impairment in instrumental activities of daily living and mild cognitive impairment-results from the German study on ageing, cognition, and dementia in primary care patients
    Tobias Luck
    Insitute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, University of Leipzig, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:943-54. 2012
  4. pmc Growing old at home - a randomized controlled trial to investigate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of preventive home visits to reduce nursing home admissions: study protocol [NCT00644826]
    Steffen Fleischer
    Institute of Nursing and Health Science, Medical Faculty, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 8:185. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Incidence of mild cognitive impairment: a systematic review
    Tobias Luck
    Public Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Department of Mental Health, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 29:164-75. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Mild cognitive impairment: incidence and risk factors: results of the leipzig longitudinal study of the aged
    Tobias Luck
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1903-10. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Risk factors for incident mild cognitive impairment--results from the German Study on Ageing, Cognition and Dementia in Primary Care Patients (AgeCoDe)
    T Luck
    Public Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 121:260-72. 2010
  8. doi request reprint [CERAD-NP battery: Age-, gender- and education-specific reference values for selected subtests. Results of the German Study on Ageing, Cognition and Dementia in Primary Care Patients (AgeCoDe)]
    T Luck
    Abteilung Public Health, Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie, Universitat Leipzig, Semmelweisstrasse 10, Leipzig, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 42:372-84. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Time until institutionalization in incident dementia cases--results of the Leipzig Longitudinal Study of the Aged (LEILA 75+)
    Tobias Luck
    Public Mental Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroepidemiology 31:100-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Mild cognitive impairment in general practice: age-specific prevalence and correlate results from the German study on ageing, cognition and dementia in primary care patients (AgeCoDe)
    Tobias Luck
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 24:307-16. 2007

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. pmc Effectiveness of preventive home visits in reducing the risk of falls in old age: a randomized controlled trial
    Tobias Luck
    Institute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Clin Interv Aging 8:697-702. 2013
    ..We sought to evaluate the effectiveness of preventive home visits as a multifactorial, individualized strategy to reduce falls in community-dwelling older people...
  2. pmc Attitudes of the German general population toward early diagnosis of dementia--results of a representative telephone survey
    Tobias Luck
    Institute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e50792. 2012
    ..This study aimed to describe attitudes toward early diagnosis of dementia in the German general population...
  3. doi request reprint Prediction of incident dementia: impact of impairment in instrumental activities of daily living and mild cognitive impairment-results from the German study on ageing, cognition, and dementia in primary care patients
    Tobias Luck
    Insitute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, University of Leipzig, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:943-54. 2012
    ..Thus, the aim of the study was to determine the predictive capability of MCI and IADL impairment for incident dementia...
  4. pmc Growing old at home - a randomized controlled trial to investigate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of preventive home visits to reduce nursing home admissions: study protocol [NCT00644826]
    Steffen Fleischer
    Institute of Nursing and Health Science, Medical Faculty, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 8:185. 2008
    ..Therefore it is necessary to investigate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of such an intervention in Germany by a randomized controlled trial...
  5. doi request reprint Incidence of mild cognitive impairment: a systematic review
    Tobias Luck
    Public Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Department of Mental Health, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 29:164-75. 2010
    ..Subjects with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) constitute a risk population of developing dementia and thus a population of clinical interest. This study reviews recent work on the incidence of MCI in the elderly...
  6. doi request reprint Mild cognitive impairment: incidence and risk factors: results of the leipzig longitudinal study of the aged
    Tobias Luck
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1903-10. 2010
    ..To provide information on age- and sex-specific incidence rates of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and risk factors for incident MCI...
  7. doi request reprint Risk factors for incident mild cognitive impairment--results from the German Study on Ageing, Cognition and Dementia in Primary Care Patients (AgeCoDe)
    T Luck
    Public Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 121:260-72. 2010
    ..To provide age- and gender-specific incidence rates of MCI among elderly general practitioner (GP) patients (75+ years) and to identify risk factors for incident MCI...
  8. doi request reprint [CERAD-NP battery: Age-, gender- and education-specific reference values for selected subtests. Results of the German Study on Ageing, Cognition and Dementia in Primary Care Patients (AgeCoDe)]
    T Luck
    Abteilung Public Health, Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie, Universitat Leipzig, Semmelweisstrasse 10, Leipzig, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 42:372-84. 2009
    ..The study participants had a mean age of 80.2 years (SD=3.6); thus, this report provides reliable reference values for the neuropsychological diagnosis of dementia in older age groups...
  9. doi request reprint Time until institutionalization in incident dementia cases--results of the Leipzig Longitudinal Study of the Aged (LEILA 75+)
    Tobias Luck
    Public Mental Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroepidemiology 31:100-8. 2008
    ..Thus, the aim of the study is to analyze the time until institutionalization and associated patient-related factors in incident dementia cases...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mild cognitive impairment in general practice: age-specific prevalence and correlate results from the German study on ageing, cognition and dementia in primary care patients (AgeCoDe)
    Tobias Luck
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 24:307-16. 2007
    ..Although mild cognitive impairment (MCI) represents a high-risk factor for developing dementia, little is known about the prevalence of MCI among patients of general practitioners (GPs)...
  11. doi request reprint [Mild cognitive impairment and development of dementia]
    Tobias Luck
    Universitat Leipzig, Zentrum für Psychische Gesundheit, Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie, Abteilung Public Health Semmelweisstrasse 10, 04103 Leipzig
    Psychiatr Prax 35:331-6. 2008
    ..Prevalence and conversion rates, relative risks and data on the sensitivity and specifity of MCI for the development of dementia will be calculated...
  12. doi request reprint Prediction of dementia by subjective memory impairment: effects of severity and temporal association with cognitive impairment
    Frank Jessen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Strasse 25, 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:414-22. 2010
    ..Subjective memory impairment (SMI) is receiving increasing attention as a pre-mild cognitive impairment (MCI) condition in the course of the clinical manifestation of Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Patterns of subjective memory impairment in the elderly: association with memory performance
    Frank Jessen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    Psychol Med 37:1753-62. 2007
    ..However, SMI is also a predictor for future dementia. Thus, there is a need to identify subtypes of SMI that are particularly related to inferior memory performance and may represent at-risk stages for cognitive decline...
  14. doi request reprint The assessment of changes in cognitive functioning: age-, education-, and gender-specific reliable change indices for older adults tested on the CERAD-NP battery: results of the German Study on Ageing, Cognition, and Dementia in Primary Care Patients (Age
    Janine Stein
    Public Health Research Unit, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:84-97. 2012
    ..This study provides normative data for changes in cognitive function that normally occur in cognitively healthy individuals to interpret changes in CERAD-NP test scores over longer time periods...
  15. doi request reprint Age-related predictors of institutionalization: results of the German study on ageing, cognition and dementia in primary care patients (AgeCoDe)
    Melanie Luppa
    Institute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, Public Health Research Unit, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:263-70. 2012
    ..In the last decades, many community-based studies have addressed predictors of nursing home placement (NHP) among the elderly. So far, predictors have not been analyzed separately for different age groups...
  16. doi request reprint Is the clock drawing test appropriate for screening for mild cognitive impairment?--Results of the German study on Ageing, Cognition and Dementia in Primary Care Patients (AgeCoDe)
    Lena Ehreke
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 28:365-72. 2009
    ..Due to the fact that the Clock Drawing Test (CDT) is widely used to screen for dementia, it is questionable whether it is suited to screen for MCI...
  17. pmc Prediction of dementia in primary care patients
    Frank Jessen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    PLoS ONE 6:e16852. 2011
    ..AD prediction tools for primary care are therefore needed. We present a prediction score based on information that can be obtained in the primary care setting...
  18. doi request reprint Prediction of institutionalization in the elderly. A systematic review
    Melanie Luppa
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Leipzig, Germany
    Age Ageing 39:31-8. 2010
    ..in the past decades, many studies have examined predictors of nursing home placement (NHP) in the elderly. This study provides a systematic review of predictors of NHP in the general population of developed countries...
  19. doi request reprint Gender differences in predictors of nursing home placement in the elderly: a systematic review
    Melanie Luppa
    Department of Psychiatry, Public Health Research Unit, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:1015-25. 2009
    ..This study provides a systematic review of gender-differences in predictors of NHP from population-based, longitudinal studies worldwide...
  20. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of depressive symptoms in latest life--results of the Leipzig Longitudinal Study of the Aged (LEILA 75+)
    Melanie Luppa
    Institute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, Public Health Research Unit, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 27:286-95. 2012
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  21. doi request reprint Does a reliable decline in Mini Mental State Examination total score predict dementia? Diagnostic accuracy of two reliable change indices
    Anke Hensel
    Department of Psychiatry, Public Health, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:50-8. 2009
    ..However, it is unknown whether change norms (Reliable Change Indices, RCIs) of the MMSE total score are suitable to predict future dementia...
  22. pmc Depression and incident dementia. An 8-year population-based prospective study
    Melanie Luppa
    Institute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e59246. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the impact of depression (categorical diagnosis; major depression, MD) and depressive symptoms (dimensional diagnosis and symptom patterns) on incident dementia in the German general population...
  23. doi request reprint Training in dementia care: a cluster-randomized controlled trial of a training program for nursing home staff in Germany
    Bettina Kuske
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Leipzig, Public Mental Health Research Unit, Leipzig, Germany
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:295-308. 2009
    ..This study examines the effectiveness of a nursing home staff training program designed to improve the interaction between residents with dementia and their caregivers...
  24. doi request reprint Natural course of depressive symptoms in late life. An 8-year population-based prospective study
    Melanie Luppa
    Institute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, University of Leipzig, Germany
    J Affect Disord 142:166-71. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to follow the natural course of late-life depressive symptoms within a German population-based study...
  25. doi request reprint Direct costs associated with mild cognitive impairment in primary care
    Melanie Luppa
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:963-71. 2008
    ..Little is known about the direct costs of individuals with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI). This study investigates the direct costs associated with MCI according to recent diagnostic criteria from a societal perspective...
  26. doi request reprint Clock drawing test - screening utility for mild cognitive impairment according to different scoring systems: results of the Leipzig Longitudinal Study of the Aged (LEILA 75+)
    Lena Ehreke
    Institute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Int Psychogeriatr 23:1592-601. 2011
    ..In particular, it is still questionable which scoring system is the best in order to screen for MCI. We therefore aimed to compare the utility of different CDT scoring systems for screening for MCI...
  27. pmc Predictors of nursing home admission of individuals without a dementia diagnosis before admission - results from the Leipzig Longitudinal Study of the Aged (LEILA 75+)
    Melanie Luppa
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Public Health Research Unit, University of Leipzig, Semmelweisstrasse 10, Leipzig, 04103, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:186. 2010
    ..However, no one study has analysed predictors of NHA for individuals without developing dementia before NHA...
  28. pmc Prognosis of mild cognitive impairment in general practice: results of the German AgeCoDe study
    Hanna Kaduszkiewicz
    Department of Primary Medical Care, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center, Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany Kaduszkiewicz, Eisele, van den Bussche, Scherer Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany Wiese, Prokein Institute of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Schleswig Holstein Kaduszkiewicz Institute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, University of Leipzig, Germany Luppa, Luck, Riedel Heller Department of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Germany Jessen, Maier Department of Psychiatry, Technical University of Munich, Germany Bickel, Mösch Institute of General Practice, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany Pentzek, Fuchs Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim Heidelberg University, Mannheim, Germany Eifflaender Gorfer, Weyerer Department of Health Economics and Health Services Research, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany König, Brettschneider German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases DZNE, Bonn, University of Manitoba
    Ann Fam Med 12:158-65. 2014
    ..We investigated the prognostic value of such a diagnosis and analyzed the determinants of the future course of MCI in the AgeCoDe study (German Study on Ageing, Cognition, and Dementia in Primary Care Patients)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Mortality in individuals with mild cognitive impairment. Results of the Leipzig Longitudinal Study of the Aged (LEILA75+)
    Uta Guehne
    Leipzig Longitudinal Study of the Aged LEILA75, Department of Psychiatry, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Neuroepidemiology 29:226-34. 2007
    ..This study aimed to investigate whether mortality is higher for individuals suffering from Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)...
  30. doi request reprint Prediction of institutionalisation in dementia. A systematic review
    Melanie Luppa
    Department of Psychiatry, Public Mental Health Research Unit, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 26:65-78. 2008
    ..In the past decades, a substantial number of studies considered factors influencing institutionalisation of persons with dementia. This study reviews recent work on predictors of actual institutionalisation in dementia...
  31. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of the effect of the psychosocial working environment on cognition and dementia
    Francisca S Then
    Institute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Occup Environ Med 71:358-65. 2014
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Nursing home staff training in dementia care: a systematic review of evaluated programs
    Bettina Kuske
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Leipzig, Johannisallee 20, D 04317 Leipzig, Germany
    Int Psychogeriatr 19:818-41. 2007
    ..The aim was to obtain an overview of the evaluated interventions and to characterize their methodological quality...
  33. doi request reprint [Assessment of mild cognitive impairment and dementia in epidemiologic studies. An overview on the current state of research in Germany]
    Francisca S Then
    Die Institute sind am Ende des Artikels gelistet
    Psychiatr Prax 40:183-91. 2013
    ..We sought to provide an overview on the assessment of mild cognitive impairment and dementia in epidemiological studies from Germany...