MARK STEVEN LACHS

Summary

Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Resident-to-resident aggression in long-term care facilities: insights from focus groups of nursing home residents and staff
    Tony Rosen
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1398-408. 2008
  2. pmc Verbal and physical aggression directed at nursing home staff by residents
    Mark S Lachs
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, 1300 York Avenue, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:660-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Design features to enhance external hip protector adherence in the nursing home setting
    Lisa A Honkanen
    The Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, The Joan and Sanford Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:550-5. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Could self-neglect in older adults be a geriatric syndrome?
    Maria P Pavlou
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:831-42. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A cost-benefit analysis of external hip protectors in the nursing home setting
    Lisa A Honkanen
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Joan and Sanford Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:190-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Elder abuse
    Mark S Lachs
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 10021, USA
    Lancet 364:1263-72. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Recognition of late-life depression in home care: accuracy of the outcome and assessment information set
    Ellen L Brown
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, New York 10605, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:995-9. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Can hip protector use in the nursing home be predicted?
    Lisa A Honkanen
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:350-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Adult protective service use and nursing home placement
    Mark S Lachs
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, The Joan and Sanford Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Gerontologist 42:734-9. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Response to commentary by Dr. Oliver and colleagues on hip protectors
    Lisa A Honkanen
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1159-60. 2006

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Resident-to-resident aggression in long-term care facilities: insights from focus groups of nursing home residents and staff
    Tony Rosen
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1398-408. 2008
    ..To more fully characterize the spectrum of resident-to-resident aggression (RRA)...
  2. pmc Verbal and physical aggression directed at nursing home staff by residents
    Mark S Lachs
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, 1300 York Avenue, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:660-7. 2013
    ..Little research has been conducted on aggression directed at staff by nursing home residents...
  3. ncbi request reprint Design features to enhance external hip protector adherence in the nursing home setting
    Lisa A Honkanen
    The Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, The Joan and Sanford Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:550-5. 2006
    ..To determine the preferences for external hip protector (EHP) design features of both certified nursing assistants (CNAs) and nursing home laundry personnel, and to test the durability of favored model features...
  4. ncbi request reprint Could self-neglect in older adults be a geriatric syndrome?
    Maria P Pavlou
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:831-42. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint A cost-benefit analysis of external hip protectors in the nursing home setting
    Lisa A Honkanen
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Joan and Sanford Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:190-7. 2005
    ..To estimate potential cost savings generated by a program of hip protectors in the nursing home from a Medicare perspective...
  6. ncbi request reprint Elder abuse
    Mark S Lachs
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 10021, USA
    Lancet 364:1263-72. 2004
    ..Suggestions for treatment are offered on the basis that elder abuse is multifactorial and needs individual medical and social intervention strategies, preferably in the context of a multidisciplinary team...
  7. ncbi request reprint Recognition of late-life depression in home care: accuracy of the outcome and assessment information set
    Ellen L Brown
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, New York 10605, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:995-9. 2004
    ..6%; negative predictive value=88.8%). This study indicates that home care nurses often do not accurately rate OASIS depression items for older adult patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Can hip protector use in the nursing home be predicted?
    Lisa A Honkanen
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:350-6. 2007
    ..To identify resident- and caregiver-related factors that influence hip protector (HP) usage...
  9. ncbi request reprint Adult protective service use and nursing home placement
    Mark S Lachs
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, The Joan and Sanford Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Gerontologist 42:734-9. 2002
    ..However, it has been speculated that APS intervention may lead disproportionately to nursing home placement (NHP). These analyses seek to determine if APS use is an independent risk factor for NHP...
  10. ncbi request reprint Response to commentary by Dr. Oliver and colleagues on hip protectors
    Lisa A Honkanen
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1159-60. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint A prospective, longitudinal study of the functional status and quality of life of older patients with breast cancer receiving adjuvant chemotherapy
    Arti Hurria
    Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1119-24. 2006
    ..To examine the toxicity experienced by a cohort of older women receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer and the longitudinal effect on their functional status and quality of life (QOL)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Geriatric assessment for oncologists: rationale and future directions
    Arti Hurria
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 59:211-7. 2006
    ..Our eventual goal is to determine if this geriatric assessment measure can identify factors independent of age that predict cancer treatment morbidity and mortality and result in rationale interventions to optimize oncologic care...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cognitive function of older patients receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer: a pilot prospective longitudinal study
    Arti Hurria
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:925-31. 2006
    ..To report on the longitudinal cognitive functioning of older women receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Assessment of cognition in primary care: neuropsychological evaluation of the geriatric patient
    Lisa D Ravdin
    Cornell Neuropsychology Service, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Geriatrics 59:37-40, 42, 44. 2004
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of nonspecific symptoms for acute illness in nursing home residents
    Kenneth S Boockvar
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1111-5. 2003
    ..To examine the predictive value of nonspecific symptoms for acute illness in nursing home residents...
  16. ncbi request reprint Elder abuse and neglect: what physicians can and should do
    Mahnaz Ahmad
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, The Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 69:801-8. 2002
    ..Multiple barriers to reporting exist. This article reviews the terminology, epidemiology, and clinical signs associated with elder abuse in the community and offers practical strategies for intervention...

Research Grants11

  1. Resident To Resident Elder Mistreatment (RREM) in Long Term Care
    MARK STEVEN LACHS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It is hoped that the research will lead to interventions that can minimize the occurrence of RREM. ..
  2. Resident To Resident Elder Mistreatment (RREM) in Long Term Care
    Mark Lachs; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It is hoped that the research will lead to interventions that can minimize the occurrence of RREM. ..
  3. Resident To Resident Elder Mistreatment (RREM) in Long Term Care
    Mark Lachs; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It is hoped that the research will lead to interventions that can minimize the occurrence of RREM. ..
  4. Mid Career Mentoring Award In Patient-Oriented Research
    Mark Lachs; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  5. CRIME VICTIMIZATION, GENDER & MORTALITY IN OLDER ADULTS
    Mark Lachs; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If indeed victimization does occur, another long-term goal is to develop intervention strategies which avert or forestall mortality (and other morbid outcomes). ..
  6. Resident To Resident Elder Mistreatment (RREM) in Long Term Care
    MARK STEVEN LACHS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It is hoped that the research will lead to interventions that can minimize the occurrence of RREM. ..