Fiona E Shaw

Summary

Affiliation: University of Birmingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Falls in cognitive impairment and dementia
    Fiona E Shaw
    Academic Department of Geriatric Medicine, University of Birmingham, Charles Hayward Building, Selly Oak Hospital, Raddlebarn Road, Birmingham B29 6JD, United Kingdom
    Clin Geriatr Med 18:159-73. 2002
  2. pmc Multifactorial intervention after a fall in older people with cognitive impairment and dementia presenting to the accident and emergency department: randomised controlled trial
    Fiona E Shaw
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Newcastle General Hospital, Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 6BE, UK
    BMJ 326:73. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Presence of a carotid bruit in adults with unexplained or recurrent falls: implications for carotid sinus massage
    David A Richardson
    Cardiovascular Investigation Unit, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Age Ageing 31:379-84. 2002
  4. pmc Strategies to prevent falls and fractures in hospitals and care homes and effect of cognitive impairment: systematic review and meta-analyses
    David Oliver
    University of Reading Institute of Health Sciences, Reading RG1 5AG
    BMJ 334:82. 2007

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Falls in cognitive impairment and dementia
    Fiona E Shaw
    Academic Department of Geriatric Medicine, University of Birmingham, Charles Hayward Building, Selly Oak Hospital, Raddlebarn Road, Birmingham B29 6JD, United Kingdom
    Clin Geriatr Med 18:159-73. 2002
    ..Additionally, risk-factor-targeted interventions may reduce the risk of falls in patients who have cardiovascular abnormalities and neurocardiovascular instability...
  2. pmc Multifactorial intervention after a fall in older people with cognitive impairment and dementia presenting to the accident and emergency department: randomised controlled trial
    Fiona E Shaw
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Newcastle General Hospital, Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 6BE, UK
    BMJ 326:73. 2003
    ..To determine the effectiveness of multifactorial intervention after a fall in older patients with cognitive impairment and dementia attending the accident and emergency department...
  3. ncbi request reprint Presence of a carotid bruit in adults with unexplained or recurrent falls: implications for carotid sinus massage
    David A Richardson
    Cardiovascular Investigation Unit, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Age Ageing 31:379-84. 2002
    ..Effective treatment is available once carotid sinus hypersensitivity is identified. Carotid sinus massage is the only practical method for achieving a diagnosis. Carotid sinus massage is contraindicated if a carotid bruit is present...
  4. pmc Strategies to prevent falls and fractures in hospitals and care homes and effect of cognitive impairment: systematic review and meta-analyses
    David Oliver
    University of Reading Institute of Health Sciences, Reading RG1 5AG
    BMJ 334:82. 2007
    ..To evaluate the evidence for strategies to prevent falls or fractures in residents in care homes and hospital inpatients and to investigate the effect of dementia and cognitive impairment...