Steve R Fisher

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Mobility after hospital discharge as a marker for 30-day readmission
    Steve R Fisher
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 0460, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:805-10. 2013
  2. pmc Pilot study examining the association between ambulatory activity and falls among hospitalized older adults
    Steve R Fisher
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 77555 0460, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:2090-2. 2011
  3. pmc Ambulatory activity of older adults hospitalized with acute medical illness
    Steve R Fisher
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:91-5. 2011
  4. pmc Walking speed threshold for classifying walking independence in hospitalized older adults
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    Phys Ther 90:1591-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Mobility after hospital discharge as a marker for 30-day readmission
    Steve R Fisher
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 0460, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:805-10. 2013
    ..We examined daily postdischarge mobility levels as marker of overall health and response to in-hospital treatment in older medicine patients...
  2. pmc Pilot study examining the association between ambulatory activity and falls among hospitalized older adults
    Steve R Fisher
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 77555 0460, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:2090-2. 2011
    ..To examine the ambulatory activity of older patients who had a documented fall during hospitalization for acute illness...
  3. pmc Ambulatory activity of older adults hospitalized with acute medical illness
    Steve R Fisher
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:91-5. 2011
    ..To describe the amount and patterns of ambulatory activity in hospitalized older adults over consecutive hospital days...
  4. pmc Walking speed threshold for classifying walking independence in hospitalized older adults
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    Phys Ther 90:1591-7. 2010
    ..Walking speed norms and several risk thresholds for poor health outcomes have been published for community-dwelling older adults. It is unclear whether these values apply to hospitalized older adults...