Brian K Unwin

Summary

Affiliation: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nursing home care: part II. Clinical aspects
    Brian K Unwin
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am Fam Physician 81:1229-37. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint The fountain of youth
    Brian K Unwin
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1630. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis
    Brian Unwin
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Am Fam Physician 74:1547-54. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic home adaptations for older adults with disabilities
    Brian K Unwin
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am Fam Physician 80:963-8; hand-out 970. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Nursing home care: part I. Principles and pitfalls of practice
    Brian K Unwin
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am Fam Physician 81:1219-27. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint House calls
    Brian K Unwin
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am Fam Physician 83:925-38. 2011

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Nursing home care: part II. Clinical aspects
    Brian K Unwin
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am Fam Physician 81:1229-37. 2010
    ..The Beers criteria, which outline potentially inappropriate medication use in older persons, provide guidance for medication use in the nursing home...
  2. ncbi request reprint The fountain of youth
    Brian K Unwin
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1630. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis
    Brian Unwin
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Am Fam Physician 74:1547-54. 2006
    ..Monitoring for corticosteroid-associated side effects such as osteoporosis and diabetes, as well as for relapses and flare-ups, is key to chronic management. The prognosis for either condition, if treated, is good...
  4. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic home adaptations for older adults with disabilities
    Brian K Unwin
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am Fam Physician 80:963-8; hand-out 970. 2009
    ..However, sufficient home modifications may allow the patient and caregivers to safely remain in the home without transitioning to a long-term care facility...
  5. ncbi request reprint Nursing home care: part I. Principles and pitfalls of practice
    Brian K Unwin
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am Fam Physician 81:1219-27. 2010
    ..g., family, cultural, spiritual); and legal planning. Identifying and reporting resident abuse and neglect, and infection control practices are also essential in nursing home care...
  6. ncbi request reprint House calls
    Brian K Unwin
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am Fam Physician 83:925-38. 2011
    ..House calls can be integrated into practice with careful planning, including clustering house calls by geographic location and coordinating visits with other health care professionals and agencies...