G M E E Geeske Peeters
Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands
- Prevention of fall incidents in patients with a high risk of falling: design of a randomised controlled trial with an economic evaluation of the effect of multidisciplinary transmural careGeeske M E E Peeters
Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Geriatr 7:15. 2007....
- Fall risk: the clinical relevance of falls and how to integrate fall risk with fracture riskG Peeters
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 23:797-804. 2009..Challenges for future research include further validation of existing prediction tools and evaluation of the cost-effectiveness of treatment after screening...
- Validation of the LASA fall risk profile for recurrent falling in older recent fallersG M E E Geeske Peeters
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Clin Epidemiol 63:1242-8. 2010..This study assessed the predictive validity of this profile in older persons seeking care after a fall...
- Which types of activities are associated with risk of recurrent falling in older persons?G M E E Geeske Peeters
Department of Internal Medicine, Section Endocrinology, VU University Medical Center, Postbus 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:743-50. 2010..This study explored the associations between various types of activities, their underlying physical components, and recurrent falling in community-dwelling older persons...
- Multifactorial intervention to reduce falls in older people at high risk of recurrent falls: a randomized controlled trialOscar J de Vries
Department of Internal Medicine, VU University Medical Center, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Arch Intern Med 170:1110-7. 2010..Guidelines recommend multifactorial, targeted fall prevention. We evaluated the effectiveness of a multifactorial intervention in older persons with a high risk of recurrent falls...