Edward R Marcantonio

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Delirium severity and psychomotor types: their relationship with outcomes after hip fracture repair
    Edward Marcantonio
    Sections for Clinical Epidemiology and Gerontology, Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:850-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Delirium symptoms in post-acute care: prevalent, persistent, and associated with poor functional recovery
    Edward R Marcantonio
    Research and Training Institute, and Department of Medicine, Hebrew Rehabilitation Center for Aged, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:4-9. 2003
  3. pmc Delirium: an independent predictor of functional decline after cardiac surgery
    James L Rudolph
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:643-9. 2010
  4. pmc Telephone interview for cognitive status: Creating a crosswalk with the Mini-Mental State Examination
    Tamara G Fong
    Aging Brain Center, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 5:492-7. 2009
  5. pmc Adverse outcomes after hospitalization and delirium in persons with Alzheimer disease
    Tamara G Fong
    Aging Brain Center, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:848-56, W296. 2012
  6. pmc Phenomenological subtypes of delirium in older persons: patterns, prevalence, and prognosis
    Frances M Yang
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    Psychosomatics 50:248-54. 2009
  7. pmc Hospitalization in community-dwelling persons with Alzheimer's disease: frequency and causes
    James L Rudolph
    Aging Brain Center, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1542-8. 2010
  8. pmc Novel risk markers and long-term outcomes of delirium: the successful aging after elective surgery (SAGES) study design and methods
    Eva M Schmitt
    Aging Brain Center, Institute for Aging Research, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:818.e1-10. 2012
  9. pmc Development of a unidimensional composite measure of neuropsychological functioning in older cardiac surgery patients with good measurement precision
    Richard N Jones
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:1041-9. 2010
  10. pmc Derivation and validation of a preoperative prediction rule for delirium after cardiac surgery
    James L Rudolph
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, 150 S Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Circulation 119:229-36. 2009

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Publications77

  1. ncbi request reprint Delirium severity and psychomotor types: their relationship with outcomes after hip fracture repair
    Edward Marcantonio
    Sections for Clinical Epidemiology and Gerontology, Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:850-7. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Delirium symptoms in post-acute care: prevalent, persistent, and associated with poor functional recovery
    Edward R Marcantonio
    Research and Training Institute, and Department of Medicine, Hebrew Rehabilitation Center for Aged, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:4-9. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence of delirium symptoms at the time of admission to post-acute facilities, the persistence of delirium symptoms in this setting, and the association of delirium symptoms with functional recovery...
  3. pmc Delirium: an independent predictor of functional decline after cardiac surgery
    James L Rudolph
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:643-9. 2010
    ..To determine whether patients who developed delirium after cardiac surgery were at risk of functional decline...
  4. pmc Telephone interview for cognitive status: Creating a crosswalk with the Mini-Mental State Examination
    Tamara G Fong
    Aging Brain Center, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 5:492-7. 2009
    ..Screening instruments such as the Telephone Interview for Cognitive Status (TICS) were developed to provide a valid alternative, with comparable cut-point scores to rate global cognitive function...
  5. pmc Adverse outcomes after hospitalization and delirium in persons with Alzheimer disease
    Tamara G Fong
    Aging Brain Center, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:848-56, W296. 2012
    ..Hospitalization, frequently complicated by delirium, can be a life-changing event for patients with Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  6. pmc Phenomenological subtypes of delirium in older persons: patterns, prevalence, and prognosis
    Frances M Yang
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    Psychosomatics 50:248-54. 2009
    ..Delirium is an acute confusional state that is common, preventable, and life-threatening...
  7. pmc Hospitalization in community-dwelling persons with Alzheimer's disease: frequency and causes
    James L Rudolph
    Aging Brain Center, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1542-8. 2010
    ..To examine the rates of and risk factors for acute hospitalization in a prospective cohort of older community-dwelling patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  8. pmc Novel risk markers and long-term outcomes of delirium: the successful aging after elective surgery (SAGES) study design and methods
    Eva M Schmitt
    Aging Brain Center, Institute for Aging Research, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:818.e1-10. 2012
    ..This program project was designed to contribute to our understanding of the complex multifactorial syndrome of delirium...
  9. pmc Development of a unidimensional composite measure of neuropsychological functioning in older cardiac surgery patients with good measurement precision
    Richard N Jones
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:1041-9. 2010
    ..82). The developed measure provided a reliable, continuous measure (reliability > .90) across a broad range of performance (-1.5 SDs to +1.0 SDs) with minimal ceiling and floor effects...
  10. pmc Derivation and validation of a preoperative prediction rule for delirium after cardiac surgery
    James L Rudolph
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, 150 S Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Circulation 119:229-36. 2009
    ..The purpose of the present prospective study was to develop a prediction rule for delirium in a cardiac surgery cohort and to validate it in an independent cohort...
  11. pmc Persistent delirium predicts greater mortality
    Dan K Kiely
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts 02131 1097, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:55-61. 2009
    ..To examine the association between persistent delirium and 1-year mortality in newly admitted postacute care (PAC) facility patients with delirium who were followed regardless of residence...
  12. pmc Randomized trial of a delirium abatement program for postacute skilled nursing facilities
    Edward R Marcantonio
    Divisions of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02446, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1019-26. 2010
    ..To determine whether a delirium abatement program (DAP) can shorten duration of delirium in new admissions to postacute care (PAC)...
  13. pmc Participation in activity and risk for incident delirium
    Frances M Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, Brigham and Woman s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1479-84. 2008
    ..To examine the mediating role between educational attainment and risk for incidence delirium of activity participation and to examine the contribution of participation in specific activities to the development of delirium...
  14. pmc Selecting optimal screening items for delirium: an application of item response theory
    Frances M Yang
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Division of Gerontology, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:8. 2013
    ..This study utilizes IRT to identify a reduced set of optimally performing screening indicators for the four CAM features of delirium...
  15. pmc Increased peak postoperative B-type natriuretic peptide predicts decreased longer-term physical function after primary coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 114:807-16. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that peak postoperative BNP associates with PF assessed up to 2 yr after CABG surgery, even after adjusting for clinical risk factors. including preoperative PF...
  16. doi request reprint Development and validation of a brief cognitive assessment tool: the sweet 16
    Tamara G Fong
    Aging Brain Center, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre St, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:432-7. 2011
    ..Meanwhile, current assessment instruments are underused, lack sensitivity, or may be restricted by copyright laws. To address these limitations, we created a new brief cognitive assessment tool: the Sweet 16...
  17. pmc Sustained effectiveness of a primary-team-based rapid response system
    Michael D Howell
    Silverman Institute for Healthcare Quality and Safety, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:2562-8. 2012
    ..We sought to determine whether a rapid-response system that relied on a patient's usual care providers, not a critical-care-trained rapid-response team, would improve patient outcomes...
  18. pmc Chemokines are associated with delirium after cardiac surgery
    James L Rudolph
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, 150 South Huntington Ave JP 182, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:184-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare postoperative changes in groups of inflammatory markers in persons who developed delirium following cardiac surgery and matched controls without delirium...
  19. pmc The value older women in an academic primary care practice place on preventive health care services: implications for counseling
    Mara A Schonberg
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 1309 Beacon, Office 202, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
    Gerontologist 48:245-50. 2008
    ..We sought to determine how women aged 80 years or older value different preventive health measures compared to women aged 65 to 79 years...
  20. pmc Aging, brain disease, and reserve: implications for delirium
    Richard N Jones
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:117-27. 2010
    ..Studying the role of reserve in delirium can advance prevention strategies for delirium and may advance knowledge of reserve and its role in aging and neuropsychiatric disease generally...
  21. pmc Factors influencing elderly women's mammography screening decisions: implications for counseling
    Mara A Schonberg
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Geriatr 7:26. 2007
    ..We aimed to identify factors important to mammography screening decisions among women aged 80 and older compared to women aged 65-79...
  22. ncbi request reprint Genomic expression pathways associated with brain injury after cardiopulmonary bypass
    Basel Ramlawi
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:996-1005. 2007
    ..We studied acute variations in gene-expression profiles of patients with neurocognitive decline (NCD group) compared with those without neurocognitive decline (NORM group) after cardiopulmonary bypass...
  23. doi request reprint Functional recovery after hip fracture: the combined effects of depressive symptoms, cognitive impairment, and delirium
    Jane L Givens
    Geriatrics Section, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1075-9. 2008
    ..To measure the prevalence of depressive symptoms, cognitive impairment, and delirium in patients with hip fracture and to estimate their effect on functional recovery, institutionalization, and death after surgical repair...
  24. ncbi request reprint Association between psychomotor activity delirium subtypes and mortality among newly admitted post-acute facility patients
    Dan K Kiely
    Hebrew SeniorLife, Institute for Aging Research, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:174-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine the association between psychomotor activity delirium subtypes and 1-year mortality among 457 newly admitted delirious PAC patients...
  25. pmc Serologic markers of brain injury and cognitive function after cardiopulmonary bypass
    Basel Ramlawi
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Surg 244:593-601. 2006
    ..To examine the association between biochemical markers of brain injury (MBI) and the inflammatory response in relation to neurocognitive deficiency (NCD) after cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of older people admitted to postacute facilities with delirium
    Edward R Marcantonio
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:963-9. 2005
    ..To compare outcomes of patients admitted to postacute skilled nursing facilities with delirium, subsyndromal delirium, and no delirium...
  27. ncbi request reprint Characteristics associated with delirium persistence among newly admitted post-acute facility patients
    Dan K Kiely
    Research and Training Institute, Hebrew Rehabilitation Center for Aged, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:344-9. 2004
    ....
  28. pmc Review articles: postoperative delirium: acute change with long-term implications
    James L Rudolph
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Boston Healthcare System GRECC, 150 South Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Anesth Analg 112:1202-11. 2011
    ....
  29. pmc Factors noted to affect breast cancer treatment decisions of women aged 80 and older
    Mara A Schonberg
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:538-44. 2012
    ..To identify factors that influence the breast cancer treatment decisions of women aged 80 and older...
  30. ncbi request reprint Association between delirium resolution and functional recovery among newly admitted postacute facility patients
    Dan K Kiely
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:204-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine the association between delirium resolution and functional recovery in skilled nursing facilities specializing in PAC...
  31. pmc Preventive health care among older women: missed opportunities and poor targeting
    Mara A Schonberg
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Med 121:974-81. 2008
    ..Generally, immunizations and exercise counseling are recommended for all women aged > or =65 years, while Pap smears are generally not encouraged for these women...
  32. pmc Prevalence of delirium on admission to postacute care is associated with a higher number of nursing home deficiencies
    Richard N Jones
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 11:253-6. 2010
    ..To examine the association between the prevalence of delirium among patients admitted to postacute care and the quality of nursing home care as reflected in deficiency counts...
  33. ncbi request reprint Nursing home patients in the intensive care unit: Risk factors for mortality
    Melissa L P Mattison
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:2583-7. 2006
    ..To determine intensive care unit (ICU) admission characteristics predictive of mortality among older nursing home residents...
  34. pmc Index to predict 5-year mortality of community-dwelling adults aged 65 and older using data from the National Health Interview Survey
    Mara A Schonberg
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 1309 Beacon, Brookline, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:1115-22. 2009
    ..Prognostic information is becoming increasingly important for clinical decision-making...
  35. pmc Acid-suppressive medication use and the risk for nosocomial gastrointestinal tract bleeding
    Shoshana J Herzig
    Division of General Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:991-7. 2011
    ..We aimed to define the incidence of nosocomial GI bleeding outside of the intensive care unit and examine the association between acid-suppressive medication use and this complication...
  36. pmc Identifying indicators of important diagnostic features of delirium
    Li Wen Huang
    Aging Brain Center, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1044-50. 2012
    ..To use an expert consensus process to identify indicators of delirium features to help enhance bedside recognition of delirium...
  37. pmc Weighing the benefits and burdens of mammography screening among women age 80 years or older
    Mara A Schonberg
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:1774-80. 2009
    ..To examine outcomes of mammography screening among women > or = 80 years to inform decision making...
  38. pmc Acculturation and cardiovascular risk factor control among Hispanic adults in the United States
    Pracha P Eamranond
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Brookline, MA, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:818-24. 2009
    ..We sought to determine whether low acculturation, based on language measures, leads to disparities in cardiovascular risk factor control in U.S. Hispanic adults...
  39. doi request reprint Comparison of the utility of preoperative versus postoperative B-type natriuretic peptide for predicting hospital length of stay and mortality after primary coronary artery bypass grafting
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 112:842-51. 2010
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for delirium at discharge: development and validation of a predictive model
    Sharon K Inouye
    Aging Brain Center, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre St, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1406-13. 2007
    ..Persistent delirium at the time of hospital discharge is associated with poor outcomes. The objectives of this study were to develop and validate a predictive model for persistent delirium at hospital discharge...
  41. ncbi request reprint A model for management of delirious postacute care patients
    Margaret A Bergmann
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1817-25. 2005
    ..Program adoption challenges and corresponding model refinements to enhance adherence and overall care quality are highlighted. Last, clinical adaptation of this research-derived program is discussed...
  42. pmc External validation of an index to predict up to 9-year mortality of community-dwelling adults aged 65 and older
    Mara A Schonberg
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1444-51. 2011
    ..To further validate an index predicting mortality in community-dwelling older adults...
  43. doi request reprint Acid-suppressive medication use and the risk for hospital-acquired pneumonia
    Shoshana J Herzig
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 301:2120-8. 2009
    ..The use of acid-suppressive medication has been steadily increasing, particularly in the inpatient setting, despite lack of an accepted indication in the majority of these patients...
  44. pmc Risk factors for hospitalization among community-dwelling primary care older patients: development and validation of a predictive model
    Sharon K Inouye
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 46:726-31. 2008
    ..Unplanned hospitalization often represents a costly and hazardous event for the older population...
  45. pmc Maximizing clinical research participation in vulnerable older persons: identification of barriers and motivators
    Edward R Marcantonio
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02446, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1522-7. 2008
    ..To identify barriers and motivators to participation in long-term clinical research by high-risk elderly people and to develop procedures to maximize recruitment and retention...
  46. pmc Microemboli are not associated with delirium after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    James L Rudolph
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Boston VA Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Perfusion 24:409-15. 2009
    ..97). While intraoperative microemboli were not associated with delirium after CABG, further investigation into the source and composition of microemboli can further elucidate the long-term clinical impact of microemboli...
  47. pmc Impaired executive function is associated with delirium after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    James L Rudolph
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:937-41. 2006
    ..To determine the extent to which preoperative performance on tests of executive function and memory was associated with delirium after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery...
  48. pmc Preventive health care among older women in an academic primary care practice
    Mara A Schonberg
    Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Womens Health Issues 18:249-56. 2008
    ..We sought to examine the use of preventive health services among older women and to assess how age and illness burden influence care patterns...
  49. ncbi request reprint Atherosclerosis is associated with delirium after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    James L Rudolph
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Division of Aging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:462-6. 2005
    ..To investigate whether atherosclerosis of the ascending aorta, internal carotid arteries, and coronary arteries is predictive of postoperative delirium in subjects undergoing coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery...
  50. ncbi request reprint Delirium among newly admitted postacute facility patients: prevalence, symptoms, and severity
    Dan K Kiely
    Hebrew Rehabilitation Center for Aged, Research and Training Institute, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:M441-5. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study is to describe the prevalence of delirium, delirium symptoms, and severity assessed at admission to postacute facilities...
  51. ncbi request reprint Does educational attainment contribute to risk for delirium? A potential role for cognitive reserve
    Richard N Jones
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:1307-11. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if level of educational attainment, a marker of cognitive reserve, was associated with the cumulative risk of delirium among hospitalized elders...
  52. doi request reprint Relationship between the prognostic expectations of seriously ill patients undergoing hemodialysis and their nephrologists
    Melissa W Wachterman
    Division of General Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:1206-14. 2013
    ..Perceptions of prognosis and transplant candidacy may influence goals of care...
  53. pmc Pilot randomized trial of donepezil hydrochloride for delirium after hip fracture
    Edward R Marcantonio
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:S282-8. 2011
    ..To determine whether donepezil hydrochloride can reduce the prevalence and severity of delirium in older adults undergoing hip fracture repair...
  54. ncbi request reprint C-Reactive protein and inflammatory response associated to neurocognitive decline following cardiac surgery
    Basel Ramlawi
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Surgery 140:221-6. 2006
    ..The early inflammatory response and C-reactive protein (CRP) was examined in relation to NCD and to a marker of axonal central nervous system (CNS) injury after cardiopulmonary bypass...
  55. doi request reprint Do medical inpatients who report poor service quality experience more adverse events and medical errors?
    Benjamin B Taylor
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 46:224-8. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that patients who reported poor service quality were at increased risk of experiencing adverse events and medical errors...
  56. pmc Association of hospice agency profit status with patient diagnosis, location of care, and length of stay
    Melissa W Wachterman
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 305:472-9. 2011
    ..For-profit and nonprofit hospices may respond differently to financial incentives...
  57. pmc Breast cancer among the oldest old: tumor characteristics, treatment choices, and survival
    Mara A Schonberg
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 1309 Beacon, Office 202, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:2038-45. 2010
    ..Future studies should focus on identifying tumor and patient characteristics to help target treatments to the oldest women most likely to benefit...
  58. pmc Causes of death and relative survival of older women after a breast cancer diagnosis
    Mara A Schonberg
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 1309 Beacon St, Office 202, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:1570-7. 2011
    ..We repeated these analyses stratifying by age...
  59. pmc Risk factors for nosocomial gastrointestinal bleeding and use of acid-suppressive medication in non-critically ill patients
    Shoshana J Herzig
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:683-90. 2013
    ..It is unknown whether there exist certain subsets of patients outside of the intensive care unit in whom the risk of nosocomial gastrointestinal bleeding is high enough that prophylactic use of acid-suppressive medication may be warranted...
  60. pmc Vulnerability: the crossroads of frailty and delirium
    Nicky Quinlan
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:S262-8. 2011
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Serum biomarkers for delirium
    Edward R Marcantonio
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02446, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:1281-6. 2006
    ..Identifying accurate biomarkers for delirium may shed further light into its pathophysiology and on the interrelationship between delirium and dementia...
  62. pmc Decision making and counseling around mammography screening for women aged 80 or older
    Mara A Schonberg
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:979-85. 2006
    ..Despite uncertain benefit, many women over age 80 (oldest-old) receive screening mammography...
  63. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of recognized depression in U.S. nursing homes
    Richard N Jones
    Research and Training Institute, Hebrew Rehabilitation Center for Aged, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1404-9. 2003
    ..To provide descriptive epidemiological information on identified depression in nursing home residents...
  64. pmc Perceptions of physician recommendations for joint replacement surgery in older patients with severe hip or knee osteoarthritis
    Mara A Schonberg
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Masschussetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:82-8. 2009
    ..To exfamine patient perceptions of physician discussions and recommendations about total joint arthroplasty (TJA)...
  65. pmc Postoperative delirium: a 76-year-old woman with delirium following surgery
    Edward R Marcantonio
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    JAMA 308:73-81. 2012
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Receipt of exercise counseling by older women
    Mara A Schonberg
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:619-26. 2006
    ....
  67. pmc Statins and postoperative delirium
    Edward R Marcantonio
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    CMAJ 179:627-8. 2008
  68. pmc The common inhalational anesthetic sevoflurane induces apoptosis and increases beta-amyloid protein levels
    Yuanlin Dong
    Genetics and Aging Research Unit, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arch Neurol 66:620-31. 2009
    ..Subjects Naive mice, H4 human neuroglioma cells, and H4 human neuroglioma cells stably transfected to express full-length amyloid precursor protein...
  69. ncbi request reprint The association of language with prevalence of undiagnosed hypertension among older Mexican Americans
    Pracha P Eamranond
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02246, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:699-706. 2007
    ..Language barriers have been shown to negatively impact health care for immigrants. We evaluated the association between language use and the diagnosis of hypertension among elderly Mexican Americans...
  70. ncbi request reprint Nursing home capabilities and decisions to hospitalize: a survey of medical directors and directors of nursing
    Joan L Buchanan
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:458-65. 2006
    ..To obtain information from decision makers about attitudes toward hospitalization and the factors that influence their decisions to hospitalize nursing home residents...
  71. ncbi request reprint Patient quality of life during the 12 months following joint replacement surgery
    John D FitzGerald
    David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 51:100-9. 2004
    ..To determine whether preoperative characteristics influence quality of life outcomes 1, 6, and 12 months after joint replacement surgery...
  72. ncbi request reprint Derivation and confirmation of scales measuring medical directors' attitudes about the hospitalization of nursing home residents
    Edward R Marcantonio
    Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, USA
    J Aging Health 18:869-84. 2006
    ..To derive and confirm scales measuring medical director's attitudes about hospitalization of nursing home residents...
  73. ncbi request reprint Reliability of a structured assessment for nonclinicians to detect delirium among new admissions to postacute care
    Samuel E Simon
    Mathematica Policy Research, Cambridge, MA, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:412-5. 2006
    ..To evaluate the interrater reliability of a structured delirium assessment method for nonclinician interviewers in elderly patients newly admitted for postacute care...
  74. doi request reprint One-year health care costs associated with delirium in the elderly population
    Douglas L Leslie
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, Medical University of South Carolina, 151 Rutledge Ave, Bldg B, PO Box 250961, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:27-32. 2008
    ..While delirium has been increasingly recognized as a serious and potentially preventable condition, its long-term implications are not well understood. This study determined the total 1-year health care costs associated with delirium...
  75. ncbi request reprint Independent vascular and cognitive risk factors for postoperative delirium
    James L Rudolph
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Mass 02130, USA lt
    Am J Med 120:807-13. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that vascular risk factors and mildly impaired cognitive performance would independently predispose nondemented patients to develop delirium after noncardiac surgery...
  76. pmc Cholinergic deficiency hypothesis in delirium: a synthesis of current evidence
    Tammy T Hshieh
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:764-72. 2008
    ..Understanding how the cholinergic pathway relates to delirium may yield innovative approaches in the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of this common, costly, and morbid condition...
  77. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with primary care providers of older adults living in senior housing
    Richard N Jones
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:582-3. 2003