Chris Fox

Summary

Affiliation: University of East Anglia
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of wide-scale mental agility testing to identify people at risk of dementia: crucial or harmful?
    C Fox
    C Fox Department of Clinical Psychology Norwich Medical School Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences University of East Anglia, UK tel 44 0 603 593 177 e mail C Alessi Chairman National Association of Primary Care Lettsom House 11 Chandos Street, London, W1G 9DP e mail
    J R Coll Physicians Edinb 44:30-5. 2014
  2. pmc A pharmacy led program to review anti-psychotic prescribing for people with dementia
    Anne Child
    Avante Care and Support, De Gesley House, 1 Jubilee Way, Faversham, Kent ME13 8GD, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 12:155. 2012
  3. pmc Designing a complex intervention for dementia case management in primary care
    Amy Waugh
    Mental Health Sciences Unit, University College London, Charles Bell House, 67 73 Riding House Street, London W1W 7EJ, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 14:101. 2013
  4. pmc Efficacy of memantine for agitation in Alzheimer's dementia: a randomised double-blind placebo controlled trial
    Chris Fox
    Department of Psychiatry, University of East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e35185. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Anticholinergic medication use and cognitive impairment in the older population: the medical research council cognitive function and ageing study
    Chris Fox
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1477-83. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The impact of anticholinergic burden in Alzheimer's dementia-the LASER-AD study
    Chris Fox
    Dementia Research Innovation Group, Norwich School of Medicine, Norwich Research Park, University of East Anglia, UK
    Age Ageing 40:730-5. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Sertraline or mirtazapine for depression in dementia (HTA-SADD): a randomised, multicentre, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Sube Banerjee
    Institute of Psychiatry, Health Services and Population Research Department, King s College London, London, UK
    Lancet 378:403-11. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment of people with cognitive impairment and hip fracture: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Toby Smith
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 57:117-26. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Understanding the dementia diagnosis gap in Norfolk and Suffolk: a survey of general practitioners
    Margaret Fox
    Research Fellow in Dementia Care, School of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Queen s Building, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, UK
    Qual Prim Care 22:101-7. 2014

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of wide-scale mental agility testing to identify people at risk of dementia: crucial or harmful?
    C Fox
    C Fox Department of Clinical Psychology Norwich Medical School Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences University of East Anglia, UK tel 44 0 603 593 177 e mail C Alessi Chairman National Association of Primary Care Lettsom House 11 Chandos Street, London, W1G 9DP e mail
    J R Coll Physicians Edinb 44:30-5. 2014
    ..While there is debate over the approach, we can agree that the economic and social impacts of this condition need to be addressed sooner rather than later. ..
  2. pmc A pharmacy led program to review anti-psychotic prescribing for people with dementia
    Anne Child
    Avante Care and Support, De Gesley House, 1 Jubilee Way, Faversham, Kent ME13 8GD, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 12:155. 2012
    ..Anti-psychotics, prescribed to people with dementia, are associated with approximately 1,800 excess annual deaths in the UK. A key public health objective is to limit such prescribing of anti-psychotics...
  3. pmc Designing a complex intervention for dementia case management in primary care
    Amy Waugh
    Mental Health Sciences Unit, University College London, Charles Bell House, 67 73 Riding House Street, London W1W 7EJ, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 14:101. 2013
    ..Medical Research Council guidance on the development of complex interventions was implemented in the adaptation process, to capture the skill sets, person characteristics and learning needs of primary care based case managers...
  4. pmc Efficacy of memantine for agitation in Alzheimer's dementia: a randomised double-blind placebo controlled trial
    Chris Fox
    Department of Psychiatry, University of East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e35185. 2012
    ..We tested the primary hypothesis, memantine is superior to placebo for clinically significant agitation, in patients with moderate-to-severe AD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Anticholinergic medication use and cognitive impairment in the older population: the medical research council cognitive function and ageing study
    Chris Fox
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1477-83. 2011
    ..To determine whether the use of medications with possible and definite anticholinergic activity increases the risk of cognitive impairment and mortality in older people and whether risk is cumulative...
  6. doi request reprint The impact of anticholinergic burden in Alzheimer's dementia-the LASER-AD study
    Chris Fox
    Dementia Research Innovation Group, Norwich School of Medicine, Norwich Research Park, University of East Anglia, UK
    Age Ageing 40:730-5. 2011
    ..to examine the effect of medications with anticholinergic effects on cognitive impairment and deterioration in Alzheimer's dementia (AD)...
  7. doi request reprint Sertraline or mirtazapine for depression in dementia (HTA-SADD): a randomised, multicentre, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Sube Banerjee
    Institute of Psychiatry, Health Services and Population Research Department, King s College London, London, UK
    Lancet 378:403-11. 2011
    ..We aimed to assess efficacy and safety of two of the most commonly prescribed drugs, sertraline and mirtazapine, compared with placebo...
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment of people with cognitive impairment and hip fracture: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Toby Smith
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 57:117-26. 2013
    ..Based on the current available data, delirium may be best assessed using the NEECHAM Confusion Scale or DRS-R-98. Pain is most accurately evaluated using the FACS...
  9. ncbi request reprint Understanding the dementia diagnosis gap in Norfolk and Suffolk: a survey of general practitioners
    Margaret Fox
    Research Fellow in Dementia Care, School of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Queen s Building, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, UK
    Qual Prim Care 22:101-7. 2014
    ..The Norfolk and Suffolk dementia diagnosis rate (DDR) is below the rate for England in some areas; across the CCGs included in this study, the average DDR was 39.9% with a standard deviation of 5.3...