Donna M Fick

Summary

Affiliation: Medical College of Georgia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Delirium superimposed on dementia: a systematic review
    Donna M Fick
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1723-32. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Updating the Beers criteria for potentially inappropriate medication use in older adults: results of a US consensus panel of experts
    Donna M Fick
    Department of Medicine, Center for Health Care Improvement, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:2716-24. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint A randomized study to decrease the use of potentially inappropriate medications among community-dwelling older adults in a southeastern managed care organization
    Donna M Fick
    Department of Medicine and Center for Healthcare Improvement, Medical College of Georgia, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:761-8. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Delirium superimposed on dementia in a community-dwelling managed care population: a 3-year retrospective study of occurrence, costs, and utilization
    Donna M Fick
    Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine, Center for Healthcare Improvement, and Office of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Augusta, GA, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:748-53. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic use in children who have asthma: results of retrospective database analysis
    Leila E Stallworth
    Medical College of Georgia, 1120 15th St, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    J Manag Care Pharm 11:657-62. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Medication use after bariatric surgery in a managed care cohort
    Denise M Hodo
    Center for Health Care Improvement, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia, Georgia s Health Sciences University, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:601-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 2 systems for clinical practice profiling in diabetic care: medical records versus claims and administrative data
    J Ross Maclean
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:175-9. 2002
  8. pmc Recognizing delirium superimposed on dementia: assessing nurses' knowledge using case vignettes
    Donna M Fick
    School of Nursing, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 6508, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 33:40-7; quiz 48-9. 2007
  9. pmc Health outcomes associated with potentially inappropriate medication use in older adults
    Donna M Fick
    School of Nursing, 307C Health and Human Development East, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Res Nurs Health 31:42-51. 2008
  10. pmc Reframing person-centered nursing care for persons with dementia
    Janice Penrod
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 21:57-72. 2007

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Delirium superimposed on dementia: a systematic review
    Donna M Fick
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia 30912, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1723-32. 2002
    ..This paper highlights the dearth of research on delirium superimposed on dementia and stresses the importance of early recognition and prevention of delirium in persons with dementia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Updating the Beers criteria for potentially inappropriate medication use in older adults: results of a US consensus panel of experts
    Donna M Fick
    Department of Medicine, Center for Health Care Improvement, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:2716-24. 2003
    ..The purpose of this initiative was to revise and update the Beers criteria for potentially inappropriate medication use in adults 65 years and older in the United States...
  3. ncbi request reprint A randomized study to decrease the use of potentially inappropriate medications among community-dwelling older adults in a southeastern managed care organization
    Donna M Fick
    Department of Medicine and Center for Healthcare Improvement, Medical College of Georgia, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:761-8. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Delirium superimposed on dementia in a community-dwelling managed care population: a 3-year retrospective study of occurrence, costs, and utilization
    Donna M Fick
    Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine, Center for Healthcare Improvement, and Office of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Augusta, GA, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:748-53. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the 3-year occurrence, healthcare utilization, and costs associated with delirium superimposed on dementia in community-dwelling persons...
  5. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic use in children who have asthma: results of retrospective database analysis
    Leila E Stallworth
    Medical College of Georgia, 1120 15th St, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    J Manag Care Pharm 11:657-62. 2005
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Medication use after bariatric surgery in a managed care cohort
    Denise M Hodo
    Center for Health Care Improvement, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia, Georgia s Health Sciences University, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:601-7. 2008
    ..The primary aim of this study was to describe the medication use and costs within a managed care cohort after bariatric surgery. A secondary aim was to describe the use rates for other health services after bariatric surgery...
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 2 systems for clinical practice profiling in diabetic care: medical records versus claims and administrative data
    J Ross Maclean
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:175-9. 2002
    ....
  8. pmc Recognizing delirium superimposed on dementia: assessing nurses' knowledge using case vignettes
    Donna M Fick
    School of Nursing, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 6508, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 33:40-7; quiz 48-9. 2007
    ..Interventions and educational programs designed to increase nursing awareness of DSD symptoms could help to decrease this gap in nursing knowledge...
  9. pmc Health outcomes associated with potentially inappropriate medication use in older adults
    Donna M Fick
    School of Nursing, 307C Health and Human Development East, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Res Nurs Health 31:42-51. 2008
    ..7% in the non-PIM group (p < .001). In conclusion, preventing PIM use may be important for decreasing medication-related problems, which are increasingly being recognized as requiring an integrated interdisciplinary approach...
  10. pmc Reframing person-centered nursing care for persons with dementia
    Janice Penrod
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 21:57-72. 2007
    ..Clinical application of the NDB promotes a new level of praxis, or thoughtful action, in the care of persons with dementia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Is it safe to conclude that Beers criteria medications led to few adverse events?
    Adam Golden
    Ann Intern Med 148:628-9; author reply 629. 2008
  12. ncbi request reprint Cognitive assessment and differentiating the 3 Ds (dementia, depression, delirium)
    Koen Milisen
    Centre for Health Services and Nursing Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35 4, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Nurs Clin North Am 41:1-22, v. 2006
    ..Further, an overview of epidemiological screening and diagnostic dilemmas of dementia, depression, and deliriumare provided...