Sarah D Berry

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Repeat bone mineral density screening and prediction of hip and major osteoporotic fracture
    Sarah D Berry
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    JAMA 310:1256-62. 2013
  2. pmc Nonbenzodiazepine sleep medication use and hip fractures in nursing home residents
    Sarah D Berry
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:754-61. 2013
  3. pmc New loop diuretic prescriptions may be an acute risk factor for falls in the nursing home
    Sarah D Berry
    Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Division of Gerontology, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:560-3. 2012
  4. pmc Antidepressant prescriptions: an acute window for falls in the nursing home
    Sarah D Berry
    Hebrew Rehabilitation Center, IFAR, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1124-30. 2011
  5. pmc Subsequent fracture in nursing home residents with a hip fracture: a competing risks approach
    Sarah D Berry
    Hebrew SeniorLife, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1887-92. 2008
  6. pmc Survival of aged nursing home residents with hip fracture
    Sarah D Berry
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:771-7. 2009
  7. pmc Competing risk of death: an important consideration in studies of older adults
    Sarah D Berry
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:783-7. 2010
  8. pmc Poor adherence to medications may be associated with falls
    Sarah D Berry
    MD Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:553-8. 2010
  9. pmc Psychotropic drug initiation or increased dosage and the acute risk of falls: a prospective cohort study of nursing home residents
    Murray A Echt
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    BMC Geriatr 13:19. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Second hip fracture in older men and women: the Framingham Study
    Sarah D Berry
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1971-6. 2007

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Repeat bone mineral density screening and prediction of hip and major osteoporotic fracture
    Sarah D Berry
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    JAMA 310:1256-62. 2013
    ..Screening for osteoporosis with bone mineral density (BMD) is recommended for older adults. It is unclear whether repeating a BMD screening test improves fracture risk assessment...
  2. pmc Nonbenzodiazepine sleep medication use and hip fractures in nursing home residents
    Sarah D Berry
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:754-61. 2013
    ..It is important to understand the relationship between sleep medication use and injurious falls in nursing home residents...
  3. pmc New loop diuretic prescriptions may be an acute risk factor for falls in the nursing home
    Sarah D Berry
    Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Division of Gerontology, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:560-3. 2012
    ..We evaluated the relationship between change in a diuretic prescription (new prescription or increased dose) and the occurrence of documented falls among nursing home residents...
  4. pmc Antidepressant prescriptions: an acute window for falls in the nursing home
    Sarah D Berry
    Hebrew Rehabilitation Center, IFAR, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1124-30. 2011
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  5. pmc Subsequent fracture in nursing home residents with a hip fracture: a competing risks approach
    Sarah D Berry
    Hebrew SeniorLife, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1887-92. 2008
    ..To determine the incidence and predictors of subsequent fracture in nursing home residents with a hip fracture, accounting for the competing risk of death...
  6. pmc Survival of aged nursing home residents with hip fracture
    Sarah D Berry
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:771-7. 2009
    ..This study examined the effect of pre-fracture characteristics, hospital complications, and post-fracture complications on mortality in residents with hip fracture...
  7. pmc Competing risk of death: an important consideration in studies of older adults
    Sarah D Berry
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:783-7. 2010
    ..Use of a competing risk approach is critical to accurately determining disease risk for elderly individuals and therefore best inform clinical decision-making...
  8. pmc Poor adherence to medications may be associated with falls
    Sarah D Berry
    MD Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:553-8. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc Psychotropic drug initiation or increased dosage and the acute risk of falls: a prospective cohort study of nursing home residents
    Murray A Echt
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    BMC Geriatr 13:19. 2013
    ..We also identified specific times when residents are at high risk for falls with respect to a psychotropic drug change...
  10. ncbi request reprint Second hip fracture in older men and women: the Framingham Study
    Sarah D Berry
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1971-6. 2007
    ..Older persons with hip fractures remain at increased risk of subsequent hip fractures. However, little is known about the frequency and characteristics of persons who sustain a second hip fracture...
  11. pmc Low acceptance of treatment in the elderly for the secondary prevention of osteoporotic fracture in the acute rehabilitation setting
    Sarah D Berry
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, MA 02131, USA
    Aging Clin Exp Res 22:231-7. 2010
    ..We also described differences in baseline characteristics between study participants and non-participants...
  12. pmc Dementia medications and risk of falls, syncope, and related adverse events: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Dae Hyun Kim
    Division of Gerontology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1019-31. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effect of cholinesterase inhibitors (ChEIs) and memantine on the risk of falls, syncope, and related events, defined as fracture and accidental injury...