Rowan H Harwood

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Affiliation: Nottingham City Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Do we still need care homes?
    Rowan H Harwood
    Age Ageing 33:529-30. 2004
  2. pmc Falls and health status in elderly women following first eye cataract surgery: an economic evaluation conducted alongside a randomised controlled trial
    Tracey H Sach
    School of Chemical Sciences and Pharmacy, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:1675-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Disability amongst elderly people world-wide: the need for multi-dimensional health assessment
    Rowan H Harwood
    Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 32:988-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomised, controlled comparison of different calcium and vitamin D supplementation regimens in elderly women after hip fracture: The Nottingham Neck of Femur (NONOF) Study
    Rowan H Harwood
    Health Care of the Elderly, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Age Ageing 33:45-51. 2004
  5. pmc Current and future worldwide prevalence of dependency, its relationship to total population, and dependency ratios
    Rowan H Harwood
    Health Care of the Elderly, B Floor South Block, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, England
    Bull World Health Organ 82:251-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint The diagnosis, prevalence and outcome of delirium in a cohort of older people with mental health problems on general hospital wards
    Kathy H Whittamore
    Health Care of Older People, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 29:32-40. 2014
  7. pmc Six-month outcomes following an emergency hospital admission for older adults with co-morbid mental health problems indicate complexity of care needs
    Lucy E Bradshaw
    Division of Rehabilitation and Ageing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Age Ageing 42:582-8. 2013
  8. doi request reprint The importance of acuity, stereopsis, and contrast sensitivity for health-related quality of life in elderly women with cataracts
    Sayan Datta
    Department of Ophthalmology, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:1-6. 2008
  9. pmc Care in specialist medical and mental health unit compared with standard care for older people with cognitive impairment admitted to general hospital: randomised controlled trial (NIHR TEAM trial)
    Sarah E Goldberg
    Division of Rehabilitation and Ageing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    BMJ 347:f4132. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Experiences of family carers of older people with mental health problems in the acute general hospital: a qualitative study
    Philip Clissett
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Adv Nurs 69:2707-16. 2013

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Do we still need care homes?
    Rowan H Harwood
    Age Ageing 33:529-30. 2004
  2. pmc Falls and health status in elderly women following first eye cataract surgery: an economic evaluation conducted alongside a randomised controlled trial
    Tracey H Sach
    School of Chemical Sciences and Pharmacy, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:1675-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of first eye cataract surgery compared with no surgery from a health service and personal social services perspective...
  3. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Disability amongst elderly people world-wide: the need for multi-dimensional health assessment
    Rowan H Harwood
    Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 32:988-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomised, controlled comparison of different calcium and vitamin D supplementation regimens in elderly women after hip fracture: The Nottingham Neck of Femur (NONOF) Study
    Rowan H Harwood
    Health Care of the Elderly, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Age Ageing 33:45-51. 2004
    ..survivors of hip fracture are at 5- to 10-fold risk of a second hip fracture. There is little consensus about secondary prevention. Many are given calcium and vitamin D, but the evidence supporting this is circumstantial...
  5. pmc Current and future worldwide prevalence of dependency, its relationship to total population, and dependency ratios
    Rowan H Harwood
    Health Care of the Elderly, B Floor South Block, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, England
    Bull World Health Organ 82:251-8. 2004
    ..To estimate the number of people worldwide requiring daily assistance from another person in carrying out health, domestic or personal tasks...
  6. ncbi request reprint The diagnosis, prevalence and outcome of delirium in a cohort of older people with mental health problems on general hospital wards
    Kathy H Whittamore
    Health Care of Older People, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 29:32-40. 2014
    ..This paper aimed to measure the prevalence and outcomes of delirium for patients over 70 admitted to a general hospital for acute medical care and to assess the validity of the Delirium Rating Scale-Revised-98 (DRS-R-98) in this setting...
  7. pmc Six-month outcomes following an emergency hospital admission for older adults with co-morbid mental health problems indicate complexity of care needs
    Lucy E Bradshaw
    Division of Rehabilitation and Ageing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Age Ageing 42:582-8. 2013
    ..This study describes the outcomes of older adults with co-morbid mental health problems after an acute hospital admission...
  8. doi request reprint The importance of acuity, stereopsis, and contrast sensitivity for health-related quality of life in elderly women with cataracts
    Sayan Datta
    Department of Ophthalmology, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:1-6. 2008
    ..To investigate the relative contribution of visual and other factors to quality of life among elderly women with bilateral cataract...
  9. pmc Care in specialist medical and mental health unit compared with standard care for older people with cognitive impairment admitted to general hospital: randomised controlled trial (NIHR TEAM trial)
    Sarah E Goldberg
    Division of Rehabilitation and Ageing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    BMJ 347:f4132. 2013
    ..To develop and evaluate a best practice model of general hospital acute medical care for older people with cognitive impairment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Experiences of family carers of older people with mental health problems in the acute general hospital: a qualitative study
    Philip Clissett
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Adv Nurs 69:2707-16. 2013
    ..To explore the experiences of family carers of people with cognitive impairment during admission to hospital...
  11. pmc Carers for older people with co-morbid cognitive impairment in general hospital: characteristics and psychological well-being
    Lucy E Bradshaw
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 28:681-90. 2013
    ..This analysis sought to describe the characteristics and well-being of carers of older people with mental health problems admitted to a general hospital...
  12. ncbi request reprint Hypovitaminosis D and "functional hypoparathyroidism"--the NoNoF (Nottingham Neck of Femur Study)
    Opinder Sahota
    HCE, B Floor South Block, QMC, University Hospital, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Age Ageing 32:465-6. 2003
  13. ncbi request reprint A comparison of different balance tests in the prediction of falls in older women with vertebral fractures: a cohort study
    Rob Morris
    Nottingham City Hospital, UK
    Age Ageing 36:78-83. 2007
    ..people with vertebral fractures are at high risk of developing hip fractures. Falls risk is important in the pathogenesis of hip fractures...
  14. doi request reprint Diagnoses, problems and healthcare interventions amongst older people with an unscheduled hospital admission who have concurrent mental health problems: a prevalence study
    Alex Glover
    Division of Rehabilitation and Ageing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    BMC Geriatr 14:43. 2014
    ..However, hospital admission may cause distress, and can be associated with complications. Some commentators suggest that their healthcare needs could be better met elsewhere...
  15. doi request reprint The relationship between executive function and falls and gait abnormalities in older adults: a systematic review
    Fiona C Kearney
    University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK fiona kearney nuh nhs uk
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 36:20-35. 2013
    ..Multi-factorial interventions have failed to demonstrate a reduction in falls in this group. Improved understanding of specific cognitive factors and their relationship to gait, balance and falls is required...
  16. ncbi request reprint The responses of healthcare professionals to the admission of people with cognitive impairment to acute hospital settings: an observational and interview study
    Philip Clissett
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Clin Nurs 23:1820-9. 2014
    ..To explore the responses of healthcare professionals to the admission of people with cognitive impairment to the acute hospital setting...
  17. pmc The prevalence of mental health problems among older adults admitted as an emergency to a general hospital
    Sarah E Goldberg
    Division of Rehabilitation and Ageing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Age Ageing 41:80-6. 2012
    ..A high prevalence of co-morbid mental health problems is reported among older adults admitted to general hospitals...
  18. pmc Why are family carers of people with dementia dissatisfied with general hospital care? A qualitative study
    Fiona J Jurgens
    Division of Rehabilitation and Ageing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Geriatr 12:57. 2012
    ..Families and other carers report widespread dissatisfaction with general hospital care for confused older people...
  19. ncbi request reprint Specialist nurses to evaluate elderly in-patients referred to a department of geriatric medicine
    Rowan H Harwood
    Health Care of the Elderly, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Age Ageing 31:401-4. 2002
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  20. ncbi request reprint Falls and health status in elderly women following second eye cataract surgery: a randomised controlled trial
    Alexander J E Foss
    Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Age Ageing 35:66-71. 2006
    ..Most cataracts in elderly people are bilateral. Some binocular functions (e.g. stereopsis) are associated with falls. We aimed to determine if second eye cataract surgery reduces the risk of falling and to measure associated health gain...
  21. ncbi request reprint Mental capacity assessments and discharge decisions
    Robert Stewart
    King s College London Institute of Psychiatry, Box 60, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Age Ageing 34:549-50. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint What constitutes health-related quality of life in dementia? Development of a conceptual framework for people with dementia and their carers
    Sarah C Smith
    Section of Mental Health and Ageing, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:889-95. 2005
    ..We aimed to develop a conceptual framework of HRQL in dementia from the perspective of people with dementia and their carers and to examine differences in the reports of the HRQL of these two groups...
  23. ncbi request reprint Sooner and healthier: a randomised controlled trial and interview study of an early discharge rehabilitation service for older people
    Amanda L Cunliffe
    Ageing and Disability Research Unit, B Floor Medical School, University Hospital Nottingham, UK
    Age Ageing 33:246-52. 2004
    ..Hospitals are under pressure from admissions of increasing numbers of older people. Older people may suffer unnecessary activity limitation after acute illnesses through lack of appropriate rehabilitation...