Susan M Friedman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Falls and fear of falling: which comes first? A longitudinal prediction model suggests strategies for primary and secondary prevention
    Susan M Friedman
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1329-35. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Characteristics predicting nursing home admission in the program of all-inclusive care for elderly people
    Susan M Friedman
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, NY, USA
    Gerontologist 45:157-66. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Informal caregivers and the risk of nursing home admission among individuals enrolled in the program of all-inclusive care for the elderly
    Susan M Friedman
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, Highland Hospital, Box 58, 1000 South Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Gerontologist 46:456-63. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Geriatric co-management of proximal femur fractures: total quality management and protocol-driven care result in better outcomes for a frail patient population
    Susan M Friedman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1349-56. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Hazards of hospitalization: residence prior to admission predicts outcomes
    Susan M Friedman
    Department ofMedicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Gerontologist 48:537-41. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Impact of a comanaged Geriatric Fracture Center on short-term hip fracture outcomes
    Susan M Friedman
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1712-7. 2009
  7. pmc Fear of falling in new long-term care enrollees
    Suzanne M Gillespie
    Division of Geriatrics Aging, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Monroe Community Hospital, Rochester, NY, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:307-13. 2007
  8. pmc Diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis in high-risk patients prior to hip fracture
    Lauren J Gleason
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Geriatr Orthop Surg Rehabil 3:79-83. 2012
  9. pmc Prevention and clinical management of hip fractures in patients with dementia
    Isaura B Menzies
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Geriatr Orthop Surg Rehabil 1:63-72. 2010
  10. pmc Comparison of an organized geriatric fracture program to United States government data
    Stephen L Kates
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Department of Orthopaedics and Division of Geriatrics, Highland Hospital, Rochester, NY, USA
    Geriatr Orthop Surg Rehabil 1:15-21. 2010

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Falls and fear of falling: which comes first? A longitudinal prediction model suggests strategies for primary and secondary prevention
    Susan M Friedman
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1329-35. 2002
    ..Our objectives were to determine the temporal relationship between falls and fear of falling, and to see whether these two outcomes share predictors...
  2. ncbi request reprint Characteristics predicting nursing home admission in the program of all-inclusive care for elderly people
    Susan M Friedman
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, NY, USA
    Gerontologist 45:157-66. 2005
    ..This study determined overall risk and predictors of long-term nursing home admission within the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Informal caregivers and the risk of nursing home admission among individuals enrolled in the program of all-inclusive care for the elderly
    Susan M Friedman
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, Highland Hospital, Box 58, 1000 South Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Gerontologist 46:456-63. 2006
    ..We sought to determine whether participants in the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) with an informal caregiver have a higher or lower risk of nursing home admission than those without caregivers...
  4. doi request reprint Geriatric co-management of proximal femur fractures: total quality management and protocol-driven care result in better outcomes for a frail patient population
    Susan M Friedman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1349-56. 2008
    ..This is a potentially replicable model of care that uses the expertise of geriatricians to optimize the management of a common and serious condition...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hazards of hospitalization: residence prior to admission predicts outcomes
    Susan M Friedman
    Department ofMedicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Gerontologist 48:537-41. 2008
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  6. doi request reprint Impact of a comanaged Geriatric Fracture Center on short-term hip fracture outcomes
    Susan M Friedman
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1712-7. 2009
    ..Hip fractures are associated with substantial morbidity and mortality for older adults. Patients sustaining hip fractures usually have comorbid conditions that may benefit from comanagement by geriatricians and orthopedic surgeons...
  7. pmc Fear of falling in new long-term care enrollees
    Suzanne M Gillespie
    Division of Geriatrics Aging, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Monroe Community Hospital, Rochester, NY, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:307-13. 2007
    ..To measure the prevalence of fear of falling in older adults at the time of long- term care (LTC) enrollment and identify potentially treatable risk factors for low fall related self-efficacy...
  8. pmc Diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis in high-risk patients prior to hip fracture
    Lauren J Gleason
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Geriatr Orthop Surg Rehabil 3:79-83. 2012
    ..Patients with dementia or a history of a prior fragility fracture are at increased risk of a future fracture. This study assesses prefracture osteoporosis diagnosis and treatment in high-risk groups...
  9. pmc Prevention and clinical management of hip fractures in patients with dementia
    Isaura B Menzies
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Geriatr Orthop Surg Rehabil 1:63-72. 2010
    ..Recognizing the need to optimize primary and secondary prevention of hip fractures in patients with dementia and educating providers and families will lead to improved quality of life for patients affected by dementia and hip fractures...
  10. pmc Comparison of an organized geriatric fracture program to United States government data
    Stephen L Kates
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Department of Orthopaedics and Division of Geriatrics, Highland Hospital, Rochester, NY, USA
    Geriatr Orthop Surg Rehabil 1:15-21. 2010
    ..With an estimated 330 000 hip fractures annually in the United States, a large cost savings could potentially be realized if this model were more widely applied...
  11. pmc The 1-year mortality of patients treated in a hip fracture program for elders
    Scott Schnell
    Departments of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation and Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA
    Geriatr Orthop Surg Rehabil 1:6-14. 2010
    ..A comprehensive comanaged hip fracture program for elders not only improves the short-term outcomes but also demonstrates a low 1-year mortality rate, particularly in patients from nursing facilities...
  12. pmc The impact of comorbidity on perioperative outcomes of hip fractures in a geriatric fracture model
    Isaura B Menzies
    Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT, USA
    Geriatr Orthop Surg Rehabil 3:129-34. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint The value of an organized fracture program for the elderly: early results
    Stephen L Kates
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 25:233-7. 2011
    ..To describe the early financial results of an organized hip fracture program for older adults...
  14. pmc Dementia and hip fractures: development of a pathogenic framework for understanding and studying risk
    Susan M Friedman
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Geriatr Orthop Surg Rehabil 1:52-62. 2010
    ..Comprehensive understanding of these pathways and their relative influence on the outcome of hip fracture will guide the development of effective interventions and potentially improve prevention efforts...
  15. pmc Barriers to implementation of an organized geriatric fracture program
    Stephen L Kates
    Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Geriatr Orthop Surg Rehabil 3:8-16. 2012
    ..Because such programs are relatively new, there are no standardized methods for implementation and no published descriptions of barriers to implementation...

Research Grants1

  1. Function, Quality of Life and Nursing Home Use in PACE
    Susan Friedman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These studies will be performed concurrently with a comprehensive educational plan, with an ultimate goal of preparing Dr. Friedman to become an independent investigator in clinically-based health services research. ..