Andreas E Stuck

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Affiliation: Spital Bern Ziegler
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Multidimensional preventive home visit programs for community-dwelling older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Anke Huss
    Department of Geriatrics, Inselspital University of Bern Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:298-307. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Home visits to prevent nursing home admission and functional decline in elderly people: systematic review and meta-regression analysis
    Andreas E Stuck
    Zentrum Geriatrie Rehabilitation, Spital Bern Ziegler, Morillonstrasse 75, CH 3001, Bern, Switzerland
    JAMA 287:1022-8. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Autonomy and appropriate care for older disabled older people: guidelines of the Swiss Academy of Medical Sciences: commentary
    A E Stuck
    University Department of Geriatrics, Spital Bern Ziegler, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    J Nutr Health Aging 9:287-95. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Preventing disability in elderly people
    Andreas E Stuck
    Department of Geriatrics, University of Berne, Spital Bern Ziegler, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Lancet 364:1641-2. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Feasibility and yield of a self-administered questionnaire for health risk appraisal in older people in three European countries
    Andreas E Stuck
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Spital Bern Ziegler, Morillonstr 75, 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Age Ageing 31:463-7. 2002
  6. doi request reprint The self-administered 24-item geriatric pain measure (GPM-24-SA): psychometric properties in three European populations of community-dwelling older adults
    Kerri M Clough-Gorr
    Department of Geriatrics, Inselspital Bern, University Hospital and Spital Netz Bern Ziegler and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Pain Med 9:695-709. 2008
  7. 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
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of multidimensional geriatric assessment as a predictor of mortality and cardiovascular events after transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Stefan Stortecky
    Department of Cardiology, Swiss Cardiovascular Center Bern, Bern University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 5:489-96. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Preclinical disability as a risk factor for falls in community-dwelling older adults
    Kerri M Clough-Gorr
    Department of Geriatrics, Inselspital University of Bern Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:314-20. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Progression of coronary artery disease during long-term follow-up of the Swiss Interventional Study on Silent Ischemia Type II (SWISSI II)
    Andreas W Schoenenberger
    Department of Geriatrics, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, and Spital Netz Bern Ziegler, and University of Bern, Switzerland
    Clin Cardiol 33:289-95. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Multidimensional preventive home visit programs for community-dwelling older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Anke Huss
    Department of Geriatrics, Inselspital University of Bern Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:298-307. 2008
    ..Our objective was to systematically review RCTs examining the effect of home visit programs on mortality, nursing home admissions, and functional status decline...
  2. ncbi request reprint Home visits to prevent nursing home admission and functional decline in elderly people: systematic review and meta-regression analysis
    Andreas E Stuck
    Zentrum Geriatrie Rehabilitation, Spital Bern Ziegler, Morillonstrasse 75, CH 3001, Bern, Switzerland
    JAMA 287:1022-8. 2002
    ..The effects of home visitation programs to prevent functional decline in elderly persons have been inconsistent, and the value of these programs is controversial...
  3. ncbi request reprint Autonomy and appropriate care for older disabled older people: guidelines of the Swiss Academy of Medical Sciences: commentary
    A E Stuck
    University Department of Geriatrics, Spital Bern Ziegler, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    J Nutr Health Aging 9:287-95. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Preventing disability in elderly people
    Andreas E Stuck
    Department of Geriatrics, University of Berne, Spital Bern Ziegler, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Lancet 364:1641-2. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Feasibility and yield of a self-administered questionnaire for health risk appraisal in older people in three European countries
    Andreas E Stuck
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Spital Bern Ziegler, Morillonstr 75, 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Age Ageing 31:463-7. 2002
    ..To test the feasibility of a self-administered questionnaire for health risk appraisal in older people...
  6. doi request reprint The self-administered 24-item geriatric pain measure (GPM-24-SA): psychometric properties in three European populations of community-dwelling older adults
    Kerri M Clough-Gorr
    Department of Geriatrics, Inselspital Bern, University Hospital and Spital Netz Bern Ziegler and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Pain Med 9:695-709. 2008
    ..To explore the feasibility and psychometric properties of a self-administered version of the 24-item Geriatric Pain Measure (GPM-24-SA)...
  7. 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...
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of multidimensional geriatric assessment as a predictor of mortality and cardiovascular events after transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Stefan Stortecky
    Department of Cardiology, Swiss Cardiovascular Center Bern, Bern University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 5:489-96. 2012
    ..This study evaluated Multidimensional Geriatric Assessment (MGA) as predictor of mortality and major adverse cardiovascular and cerebral events (MACCE) after transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Preclinical disability as a risk factor for falls in community-dwelling older adults
    Kerri M Clough-Gorr
    Department of Geriatrics, Inselspital University of Bern Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:314-20. 2008
    ..Falls are common and serious problems in older adults. The goal of this study was to examine whether preclinical disability predicts incident falls in a European population of community-dwelling older adults...
  10. ncbi request reprint Progression of coronary artery disease during long-term follow-up of the Swiss Interventional Study on Silent Ischemia Type II (SWISSI II)
    Andreas W Schoenenberger
    Department of Geriatrics, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, and Spital Netz Bern Ziegler, and University of Bern, Switzerland
    Clin Cardiol 33:289-95. 2010
    ..This study evaluates cardiovascular risk factors associated with progression of coronary artery disease (CAD) in patients with silent ischemia following myocardial infarction...
  11. ncbi request reprint Social network assessment in community-dwelling older persons: results from a study of three European populations
    Eva Blozik
    Department of Geriatrics, Inselspital University of Bern Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    Aging Clin Exp Res 21:150-7. 2009
    ..We evaluated whether additional use of a brief social network measure provides relevant additional information in relation to social support and engagement...
  12. doi request reprint Oral and general health status in patients treated in a dental consultation clinic of a geriatric ward in Bern, Switzerland
    Joannis Katsoulis
    Department of Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Gerodontology 29:e602-10. 2012
    ..This audit reports on the oral and general health of patients who were treated in a dental consultation clinic of a geriatric hospital...
  13. 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...
  14. doi request reprint Reduction of inappropriate medications among older nursing-home residents: a nurse-led, pre/post-design, intervention study
    Eva Blozik
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of General Internal Medicine, Inselspital and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Drugs Aging 27:1009-17. 2010
    ..Explicit criteria such as the Beers criteria provide a valid instrument for describing the rate of inappropriate medication (IM) prescriptions among older adults...
  15. ncbi request reprint Geriatric Pain Measure short form: development and initial evaluation
    Eva Blozik
    Department of Geriatrics and Institute of Scoial and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:2045-50. 2007
    ..To develop and evaluate a short form of the 24-item Geriatric Pain Measure (GPM) for use in community-dwelling older adults...
  16. pmc Inpatient rehabilitation specifically designed for geriatric patients: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
    Stefan Bachmann
    Department of Geriatrics, Inselspital, University of Bern Hospital, Freiburgstrasse 10, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    BMJ 340:c1718. 2010
    ..To assess the effects of inpatient rehabilitation specifically designed for geriatric patients compared with usual care on functional status, admissions to nursing homes, and mortality...
  17. ncbi request reprint Predicting the risk of hospital admission in older persons--validation of a brief self-administered questionnaire in three European countries
    Jan T Wagner
    Department of Geriatrics, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1271-6. 2006
    ..To validate the Probability of Repeated Admission (Pra) questionnaire, a widely used self-administered tool for predicting future healthcare use in older persons, in three European healthcare systems...
  18. pmc Subgroups of refusers in a disability prevention trial in older adults: baseline and follow-up analysis
    Christoph E Minder
    Division of Biostatistics, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Am J Public Health 92:445-50. 2002
    ..This study explored differences between refusers and participants in a longitudinal study with extensive baseline and follow-up information...
  19. doi request reprint Prediction of arrhythmic events after myocardial infarction based on signal-averaged electrocardiogram and ejection fraction
    Andreas W Schoenenberger
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Inselspital University of Bern Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:221-8. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate risk predictors based on a novel approach of interpreting signal-averaged electrocardiogram (SAECG) and ejection fraction (EF)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Health care for older persons in Switzerland: a country profile
    Andreas W Schoenenberger
    University Department of Geriatrics, Spital Bern Ziegler, Morillonstrasse 75 91, CH 3001 Berne, Switzerland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:986-90. 2006
    ..With more-adequate financial resources for academic geriatrics, Switzerland would have the opportunity to contribute more to aging research internationally and to improved care for older patients...
  21. doi request reprint Age-related differences in the use of guideline-recommended medical and interventional therapies for acute coronary syndromes: a cohort study
    Andreas W Schoenenberger
    Department of Geriatrics, Inselspital University of Bern Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:510-6. 2008
    ..To compare the use of guideline-recommended medical and interventional therapies in older and younger patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACSs)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Risk factors promoting hypertensive crises: evidence from a longitudinal study
    Ardan M Saguner
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Inselspital University of Bern Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    Am J Hypertens 23:775-80. 2010
    ..Current knowledge about risk factors promoting hypertensive crisis originates from retrospective data. Therefore, potential risk factors of hypertensive crisis were assessed in a prospective longitudinal study...
  23. doi request reprint Coronary artery disease is common in asymptomatic patients with signs of myocardial ischemia
    Andreas W Schoenenberger
    Department of Geriatrics, University of Bern Hospital Inselspital Bern, Switzerland
    Eur J Intern Med 20:607-10. 2009
    ..The incidence of coronary artery disease (CAD) in totally asymptomatic patients with myocardial ischemia during stress testing is unknown...
  24. pmc Efficacy of pneumococcal vaccination in adults: a meta-analysis
    Anke Huss
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    CMAJ 180:48-58. 2009
    ..We sought to evaluate the vaccine's efficacy on clinical outcomes as well as the methodologic quality of the trials...
  25. doi request reprint Age-dependent decrease in 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 2 (11beta-HSD2) activity in hypertensive patients
    Jana Henschkowski
    Department of Geriatrics, Inselspital University Hospital, Berne, Switzerland
    Am J Hypertens 21:644-9. 2008
    ..Therefore, we hypothesized that 11beta-HSD2 activity is age-dependently impaired, resulting in a compromised intracellular inactivation of cortisol (F) with F-mediated mineralocorticoid hypertension...
  26. pmc Assessing population aging and disability in sub-saharan Africa: lessons from Malawi?
    Andreas E Stuck
    Geriatrics Department, University of Bern, Inselspital University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    PLoS Med 10:e1001441. 2013
    ..Andreas Stuck and colleagues discuss research by Collin Payne and colleagues on disability in older Malawi adults and next steps for research and policy. Please see later in the article for the Editors' Summary...
  27. pmc Health risk appraisal in older people 3: prevalence, impact, and context of pain and their implications for GPs
    Claudia Carmaciu
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 57:630-5. 2007
    ..Pain is a common experience in later life. There is conflicting evidence of the prevalence, impact, and context of pain in older people. GPs are criticised for underestimating and under-treating pain...
  28. pmc Health risk appraisal in older people 2: the implications for clinicians and commissioners of social isolation risk in older people
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, Hampstead Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 57:277-82. 2007
    ..Social isolation is associated with poorer health, and is seen by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as one of the major issues facing the industrialised world...
  29. pmc Health risk appraisal in older people 1: are older people living alone an "at-risk" group?
    Kalpa Kharicha
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, Hampstead Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 57:271-6. 2007
    ..Attention is turning to interventions targeted at 'at-risk' groups. Living alone in later life is seen as a potential health risk, and older people living alone are thought to be an at-risk group worthy of further intervention...
  30. ncbi request reprint Performance of an abbreviated version of the Lubben Social Network Scale among three European community-dwelling older adult populations
    James Lubben
    School of Social Work, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
    Gerontologist 46:503-13. 2006
    ..There is a need for valid and reliable short scales that can be used to assess social networks and social supports and to screen for social isolation in older persons...
  31. ncbi request reprint A controlled trial of geriatric evaluation
    Andreas E Stuck
    N Engl J Med 347:371-3; author reply 371-3. 2002