J H Flaherty

Summary

Affiliation: Saint Louis University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Acad Med 79:S168-72. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Insomnia among hospitalized older persons
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, St Louis Veteran s Affairs Medical Center, St Louis, MO, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 24:51-67, vi. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Polypharmacy and hospitalization among older home care patients
    J H Flaherty
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University Medical School, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 55:M554-9. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint The use of complementary and alternative medical therapies among older persons around the world
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Geriatrics Research, Education, and Clinical Center, St Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, MO 63106, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 20:179-200, v. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence and the terminally ill older person
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1402 South Grand Boulevard, Room M238, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 20:467-75, vi. 2004
  6. doi request reprint An ACE unit with a delirium room may improve function and equalize length of stay among older delirious medical inpatients
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, St Louis VA Medical Center, and Department of Internal Medicine and Division of Geriatrics, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1402 S Grand Blvd, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:1387-92. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint A model for managing delirious older inpatients
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, St Louis VA Medical Center, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1031-5. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The adolescence of geriatrics
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M808-11. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint The development of outpatient Clinical Glidepaths
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University Medical Center, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1886-901. 2002
  10. doi request reprint The evaluation and management of delirium among older persons
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, St Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1 Jefferson Barracks Road, St Louis, MO 63125, USA
    Med Clin North Am 95:555-77, xi. 2011

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Acad Med 79:S168-72. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Insomnia among hospitalized older persons
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, St Louis Veteran s Affairs Medical Center, St Louis, MO, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 24:51-67, vi. 2008
    ..There is evidence supporting the use of nonpharmacologic interventions, which are preferable to the use of sedating drugs because of the risk associated with their use...
  3. ncbi request reprint Polypharmacy and hospitalization among older home care patients
    J H Flaherty
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University Medical School, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 55:M554-9. 2000
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the relation between medication use (number, type, and inappropriateness) and hospitalization among home care patients older than 65 years...
  4. ncbi request reprint The use of complementary and alternative medical therapies among older persons around the world
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Geriatrics Research, Education, and Clinical Center, St Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, MO 63106, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 20:179-200, v. 2004
    ..Integration of CAM into treatment does not mean acknowledging its effectiveness, but taking advantage of any benefits it has to offer...
  5. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence and the terminally ill older person
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1402 South Grand Boulevard, Room M238, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 20:467-75, vi. 2004
    ..All three steps need to take into account the family's perception of the patient's discomfort, and, whenever possible, the family should be involved in the decision making...
  6. doi request reprint An ACE unit with a delirium room may improve function and equalize length of stay among older delirious medical inpatients
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, St Louis VA Medical Center, and Department of Internal Medicine and Division of Geriatrics, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1402 S Grand Blvd, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:1387-92. 2010
    ..We studied the effect that an Acute Care of the Elderly Unit, which includes a delirium room, has on patients with delirium...
  7. ncbi request reprint A model for managing delirious older inpatients
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, St Louis VA Medical Center, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1031-5. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The adolescence of geriatrics
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M808-11. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint The development of outpatient Clinical Glidepaths
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University Medical Center, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1886-901. 2002
    ..5) An approach to patients based on probable life expectancy and function, instead of age, will be more applicable and useful. (6) Making a useful tool will focus on common problems seen in every day geriatric practices...
  10. doi request reprint The evaluation and management of delirium among older persons
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, St Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1 Jefferson Barracks Road, St Louis, MO 63125, USA
    Med Clin North Am 95:555-77, xi. 2011
    ..An example of a restraint-free, nonpharmacologic management approach [called the TADA approach (tolerate, anticipate, and don't agitate)] is presented...
  11. ncbi request reprint The determinants of attitudinal change among medical students participating in home care training: a multi-center study
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University Medical School, 1402 S Grand Blvd, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    Acad Med 77:336-43. 2002
    ..To report attitudinal changes of medical students from five medical schools rotating through a home care program, and to determine which of the program characteristics influenced attitudes the most...
  12. ncbi request reprint Use of alternative therapies in older outpatients in the United States and Japan: prevalence, reporting patterns, and perceived effectiveness
    J H Flaherty
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Saint Louis VA Medical Center, Missouri, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M650-5. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence, patterns of reporting, and perceived effectiveness of alternative medical therapies (ATs) among older white American, African American, and Japanese outpatients...
  13. doi request reprint Antipsychotics in the treatment of delirium in older hospitalized adults: a systematic review
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, St Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:S269-76. 2011
    ..To examine evidence of the efficacy of antipsychotics in the treatment of delirium in older hospitalized adults...
  14. doi request reprint Matching the environment to patients with delirium: lessons learned from the delirium room, a restraint-free environment for older hospitalized adults with delirium
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:S295-300. 2011
    ..The limitations of the DR model include lack of randomized controlled trials and the inability to determine which component of the model provides its benefits...
  15. ncbi request reprint Anti-aging
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Louis University Health Sciences Center, MO 63104, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 20:xi-xv. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Elder abuse and neglect in long-term care
    Seema Joshi
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, St Louis VA Medical Center, 1402 South Grand Boulevard, Room M238, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 21:333-54. 2005
    ..Patient and caregiver education and other interventions targeted toward risk factors or types of abuse or neglect play an invaluable role in preventing elder abuse and mistreatment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Antioxidants and hormones as antiaging therapies: high hopes, disappointing results
    Nabil S Kamel
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, St Louis University School of Medicine, MO, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 73:1049-56, 1058. 2006
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Geriatricians, continuous quality improvement, and improved care for older persons
    John E Morley
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:M809-12. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint It's never too late: health promotion and illness prevention in older persons
    John E Morley
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M338-42. 2002
  20. ncbi request reprint Zero tolerance for physical restraints: difficult but not impossible
    Joseph H Flaherty
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:M919-20. 2004
  21. ncbi request reprint Delirium: a call to improve current standards of care
    Joseph H Flaherty
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:341-3. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint A consensus statement on nonemergent medical transportation services for older persons
    Joseph H Flaherty
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:M826-31. 2003
  23. ncbi request reprint Putting the "home" back in nursing home
    John E Morley
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M419-21. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Delirium is a serious and under-recognized problem: why assessment of mental status should be the sixth vital sign
    Joseph H Flaherty
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:273-5. 2007