Sunil M Shah

Summary

Affiliation: St George's
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Antidepressant prescribing in older primary care patients in community and care home settings in England and Wales
    Tess Harris
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London SW17 0RE, UK
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:41-7. 2012
  2. pmc Initiation of psychotropic medication after partner bereavement: a matched cohort study
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e77734. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Mortality in older care home residents in England and Wales
    Sunil M Shah
    Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, London, UK
    Age Ageing 42:209-15. 2013
  4. pmc The effect of unexpected bereavement on mortality in older couples
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, London, UK
    Am J Public Health 103:1140-5. 2013
  5. pmc Do good health and material circumstances protect older people from the increased risk of death after bereavement?
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, London, UK
    Am J Epidemiol 176:689-98. 2012
  6. pmc Quality of prescribing in care homes and the community in England and Wales
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Population Health Science and Education, St George s University of London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 62:e329-36. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Socio-economic determinants of casualty and NHS Direct use
    S M Shah
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s University of London, London SW17 0RE, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 30:75-81. 2008
  8. doi request reprint The impact of dementia on influenza vaccination uptake in community and care home residents
    Sunil M Shah
    Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, London, UK
    Age Ageing 41:64-9. 2012
  9. pmc Quality of chronic disease care for older people in care homes and the community in a primary care pay for performance system: retrospective study
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s, University of London, London SW17 0RE, UK
    BMJ 342:d912. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Antipsychotic prescribing to older people living in care homes and the community in England and Wales
    S M Shah
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s University of London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:423-34. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Antidepressant prescribing in older primary care patients in community and care home settings in England and Wales
    Tess Harris
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, Tooting, London SW17 0RE, UK
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:41-7. 2012
    ..To compare the prevalence and predictors of antidepressant prescribing in older care home and community residents in England and Wales...
  2. pmc Initiation of psychotropic medication after partner bereavement: a matched cohort study
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e77734. 2013
    ..Evaluation of the potential effect of this change requires an understanding of existing psychotropic medication prescribing by non-specialists after bereavement...
  3. doi request reprint Mortality in older care home residents in England and Wales
    Sunil M Shah
    Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, London, UK
    Age Ageing 42:209-15. 2013
    ..mortality in UK care homes is not well described...
  4. pmc The effect of unexpected bereavement on mortality in older couples
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, London, UK
    Am J Public Health 103:1140-5. 2013
    ..We sought to determine whether unexpected bereavement has a greater impact on mortality in the surviving partner than death of a partner with preexisting chronic disease or disability...
  5. pmc Do good health and material circumstances protect older people from the increased risk of death after bereavement?
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, London, UK
    Am J Epidemiol 176:689-98. 2012
    ..Good health and material circumstances do not protect individuals from increased mortality rates after bereavement...
  6. pmc Quality of prescribing in care homes and the community in England and Wales
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Population Health Science and Education, St George s University of London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 62:e329-36. 2012
    ..Care home residents are vulnerable to the adverse effects of prescribing but there is limited monitoring in the UK...
  7. doi request reprint Socio-economic determinants of casualty and NHS Direct use
    S M Shah
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s University of London, London SW17 0RE, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 30:75-81. 2008
    ..There is limited evidence on the social determinants of A&E use and concerns over the equity of NHS Direct utilization...
  8. doi request reprint The impact of dementia on influenza vaccination uptake in community and care home residents
    Sunil M Shah
    Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, London, UK
    Age Ageing 41:64-9. 2012
    ..Influenza vaccination is recommended for older people irrespective of cognitive decline or residential setting...
  9. pmc Quality of chronic disease care for older people in care homes and the community in a primary care pay for performance system: retrospective study
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s, University of London, London SW17 0RE, UK
    BMJ 342:d912. 2011
    ..To describe the quality of care for chronic diseases among older people in care homes (nursing and residential) compared with the community in a pay for performance system...
  10. doi request reprint Antipsychotic prescribing to older people living in care homes and the community in England and Wales
    S M Shah
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s University of London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:423-34. 2011
    ..This paper describes and compares antipsychotic prescribing to older people in care homes and the community in England and Wales...
  11. pmc Trends and inequities in beta-blocker prescribing for heart failure
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace
    Br J Gen Pract 58:862-9. 2008
    ..Treatment with specific beta-blockers reduces mortality and hospitalisation in heart failure...
  12. doi request reprint Calcium supplementation, cardiovascular disease and mortality in older women
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s University of London, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:59-64. 2010
    ..To investigate the long-term cumulative effect of calcium and vitamin D supplementation on cardiovascular outcomes and death in older women...
  13. doi request reprint Impact of partner bereavement on quality of cardiovascular disease management
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, London, UK S M S, I M C, T H, S de W, D G C and School of Health Sciences and Social Care, Brunel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex, London, UK C R V
    Circulation 128:2745-53. 2013
    ..Bereavement is a period of increased risk of cardiovascular death. There is limited understanding of the potential contribution of quality of cardiovascular disease management to this increased risk...
  14. doi request reprint A new simple primary care morbidity score predicted mortality and better explains between practice variations than the Charlson index
    Iain M Carey
    Population Health Research Centre, Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, London SW17 0RE, United Kingdom
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:436-44. 2013
    ..The Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF) in UK primary care offers potential for developing a standardized morbidity score for low-risk populations...
  15. pmc Depression indicators in a national sample of older community and care home patients: applying the Quality and Outcomes Framework
    Tess Harris
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, Tooting, London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:135-8. 2011
    ..Age, sex, and higher care home dementia prevalence did not explain these differences. Case finding and assessment of depression need to be improved in older people, particularly care home residents...
  16. doi request reprint Identifying the clinical characteristics of older people living in care homes using a novel approach in a primary care database
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s University of London, London, UK
    Age Ageing 39:617-23. 2010
    ..to enhance identification of older nursing and residential home residents in a national sample and describe their chronic disease prevalence...
  17. doi request reprint Increased risk of acute cardiovascular events after partner bereavement: a matched cohort study
    Iain M Carey
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, London, England
    JAMA Intern Med 174:598-605. 2014
    ..Understanding psychosocial factors associated with acute cardiovascular events may provide opportunities for prevention and improved clinical care. ..
  18. pmc Does β-adrenoceptor blocker therapy improve cancer survival? Findings from a population-based retrospective cohort study
    Sunil M Shah
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, Tooting, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 72:157-61. 2011
    ..To examine the effect of β-adrenoceptor blocker treatment on cancer survival...