Hosam K Kamel

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sex and the nursing home
    Ramzi R Hajjar
    Geriatric Subacute Care, Bay Pines VA Medical Center, Department of Medicine, University of South Florida, PO Box 5005, Bay Pines, FL 33774, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 19:575-86. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis for the home care physician. Part 2: Management
    Hosam K Kamel
    Geriatrics and Extended Care, St Joseph s Mercy Health Center, Hot Springs, AR 71913, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:259-62. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Update on osteoporosis management in long-term care: focus on bisphosphonates
    Hosam K Kamel
    Donald W Reynolds Institute on Aging, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:434-40. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal osteoporosis: etiology, current diagnostic strategies, and nonprescription interventions
    Hosam K Kamel
    St Joseph s Mercy Health Center, 1635 Higdon Ferry Rd, Suite H, Hot Springs, AR 71913, USA
    J Manag Care Pharm 12:S4-9; quiz S26-8. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Secondary prevention of hip fractures among the hospitalized elderly: are we doing enough?
    Hosam K Kamel
    Geriatric and Extended Care, St Joseph s Mercy Health Center, 1635 Higdon Ferry, Suite H, Hot Springs, AR 71913, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 11:68-71. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Male osteoporosis: new trends in diagnosis and therapy
    Hosam K Kamel
    Reynolds Department of Geriatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Drugs Aging 22:741-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Underutilization of calcium and vitamin D supplements in an academic long-term care facility
    Hosam K Kamel
    Geriatrics and Extended Care, St Joseph s Mercy Health Center, Hot Springs, AR, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:98-100. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Sexuality in the nursing home, part 2: managing abnormal behavior--legal and ethical issues
    Hosam K Kamel
    Medical College of Wisconsin, and the Zablocki VA Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI 532985, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:S48-52. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Time to ambulation after hip fracture surgery: relation to hospitalization outcomes
    Hosam K Kamel
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Medical College of Wisconsin, and GEM and Sub Acute Care Unit, Zablocki VAMC, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53295, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:1042-5. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Role of hormones in the pathogenesis and management of sarcopenia
    Hosam K Kamel
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, and the Clement J Zablocki VAMC, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53295, USA
    Drugs Aging 19:865-77. 2002

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  1. ncbi request reprint Sex and the nursing home
    Ramzi R Hajjar
    Geriatric Subacute Care, Bay Pines VA Medical Center, Department of Medicine, University of South Florida, PO Box 5005, Bay Pines, FL 33774, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 19:575-86. 2003
    ..Sexuality in the nursing home is one of them. Failure of society to come to grips with the sexual needs of the elderly essentially robs them of a fundamental element of self-worth...
  2. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis for the home care physician. Part 2: Management
    Hosam K Kamel
    Geriatrics and Extended Care, St Joseph s Mercy Health Center, Hot Springs, AR 71913, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:259-62. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Update on osteoporosis management in long-term care: focus on bisphosphonates
    Hosam K Kamel
    Donald W Reynolds Institute on Aging, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:434-40. 2007
    ..In addition, other products with different mechanisms of action are in the pharmaceutical pipeline and may offer additional management options...
  4. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal osteoporosis: etiology, current diagnostic strategies, and nonprescription interventions
    Hosam K Kamel
    St Joseph s Mercy Health Center, 1635 Higdon Ferry Rd, Suite H, Hot Springs, AR 71913, USA
    J Manag Care Pharm 12:S4-9; quiz S26-8. 2006
    ..To describe the etiology, diagnosis, and nonprescription interventions for the prevention and treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis...
  5. ncbi request reprint Secondary prevention of hip fractures among the hospitalized elderly: are we doing enough?
    Hosam K Kamel
    Geriatric and Extended Care, St Joseph s Mercy Health Center, 1635 Higdon Ferry, Suite H, Hot Springs, AR 71913, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 11:68-71. 2005
    ..Such individuals are at increased risk of experiencing other osteoporotic fractures, including recurrent hip fractures. The management of such patients should include assessing bone mineral density and treating osteoporosis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Male osteoporosis: new trends in diagnosis and therapy
    Hosam K Kamel
    Reynolds Department of Geriatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Drugs Aging 22:741-8. 2005
    ..The use of testosterone-replacement therapy for the prevention and treatment of male osteoporosis remains controversial but likely to benefit osteoporotic men with evident hypogonadism...
  7. ncbi request reprint Underutilization of calcium and vitamin D supplements in an academic long-term care facility
    Hosam K Kamel
    Geriatrics and Extended Care, St Joseph s Mercy Health Center, Hot Springs, AR, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:98-100. 2004
    ..Good scientific evidence indicates that calcium and vitamin D supplementation decrease the incidence of osteoporosis-related fractures among institutionalized elderly...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sexuality in the nursing home, part 2: managing abnormal behavior--legal and ethical issues
    Hosam K Kamel
    Medical College of Wisconsin, and the Zablocki VA Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI 532985, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:S48-52. 2004
    ..This article discusses ways to dealing with inappropriate sexual behaviors in long-term care settings and the ethical issues involved...
  9. ncbi request reprint Time to ambulation after hip fracture surgery: relation to hospitalization outcomes
    Hosam K Kamel
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Medical College of Wisconsin, and GEM and Sub Acute Care Unit, Zablocki VAMC, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53295, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:1042-5. 2003
    ..To test the hypothesis: Time to ambulation (walking) after hip fracture surgery impacts the frequency of postoperative complications and length of hospital stay...
  10. ncbi request reprint Role of hormones in the pathogenesis and management of sarcopenia
    Hosam K Kamel
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, and the Clement J Zablocki VAMC, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53295, USA
    Drugs Aging 19:865-77. 2002
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  11. ncbi request reprint Sexuality in the nursing home, part 2: Managing abnormal behavior-legal and ethical issues
    Hosam K Kamel
    Medical College of Wisconsin, and the Zablocki VA Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI 53295, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 4:203-6. 2003
    ..This article discusses ways to dealing with inappropriate sexual behaviors in long-term care settings and the ethical issues involved...
  12. ncbi request reprint The underuse of therapy in the secondary prevention of hip fractures
    Hosam K Kamel
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Clement J Zablocki Veterans Administration Medical Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53295, USA
    Drugs Aging 19:1-10. 2002
    ..It is important to emphasise that secondary prevention of hip fractures should be an integral part of the management of individuals who sustain hip fractures...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sarcopenia and aging
    Hosam K Kamel
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Nutr Rev 61:157-67. 2003
    ..More research is needed, however, before drawing definite conclusion as to the clinical utility of these substances in the management of sarcopenia...
  14. ncbi request reprint The frequency and factors linked to a urinary tract infection coding in patients undergoing hip fracture surgery
    Hosam K Kamel
    St Joseph s Mercy Health Center, Hot Springs, AR 71913, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 6:316-20. 2005
    ..To study the frequency and factors linked to having an International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision (ICD-9) diagnosis of urinary tract infection (UTI) in patients undergoing hip fracture surgery...
  15. ncbi request reprint Geriatric journal club for nursing: a forum to enhance evidence-based nursing care in long-term settings
    Susan K Kartes
    Division of Extended Care, Zablocki VAMC, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 4:264-7. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Secondary prevention of hip fractures in veterans: can we do better?
    Hosam K Kamel
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:647-8. 2004
  17. ncbi request reprint Sexuality in the nursing home, part 1: attitudes and barriers to sexual expression
    Ramzi R Hajjar
    Medical Director, Geriatric Subacute Unit and Home Health Care, Geriatric Rehabilitation and Extended Care, Bay Pines VA Medical Center, Bay Pines, Florida, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:S42-7. 2004
    ..Nowhere is this more emphatic than in the nursing home setting. This article explores barriers to sexual expression in the nursing home setting and discusses strategies to overcome them...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predictors of do not resuscitate orders in the nursing home
    Barbara J Messinger-Rapport
    Section of Geriatric Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 6:18-21. 2005
    ..The remainder usually have resuscitation by order or by default policy. Understanding predictors of DNR may help clinicians address end-of-life issues with the older long-term care population...
  19. ncbi request reprint Sexuality in the nursing home, part 1: attitudes and barriers to sexual expression
    Ramzi R Hajjar
    Geriatric Subacute Unit and Home Health Care, Geriatric Rehabilitation and Extended Care, Bay Pines VA Medical Center, Bay Pines, Florida, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 4:152-6. 2003
    ..Nowhere is this more emphatic than in the nursing home setting. This article explores barriers to sexual expression in the nursing home setting and discusses strategies to overcome them...
  20. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis for the home care physician. Part 1: etiology and current diagnostic strategies
    Ramzi R Hajjar
    Geriatric Subacute Unit, Bay Pines VAMC, Bay Pines, FL, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:192-6. 2004
    ..Bone turnover marker levels currently do not predict bone mass or fracture risk and are only weakly associated with changes in bone mass. Subsequently, they are of limited use in the clinical evaluation of bone density changes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Low-dose thiazide and bone density
    Hosam K Kamel
    Ann Intern Med 136:252-3; author reply 252-3. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint Mortality among male veterans with hip fractures
    Hosam K Kamel
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 6:169-70. 2005
  23. ncbi request reprint Falls' guidelines and osteoporosis assessment
    Hosam K Kamel
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1167; author reply 1168. 2002