Susan M Friedman
Affiliation: University of Rochester
- Falls and fear of falling: which comes first? A longitudinal prediction model suggests strategies for primary and secondary preventionSusan 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...
- Characteristics predicting nursing home admission in the program of all-inclusive care for elderly peopleSusan 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)...
- Informal caregivers and the risk of nursing home admission among individuals enrolled in the program of all-inclusive care for the elderlySusan 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...
- Geriatric co-management of proximal femur fractures: total quality management and protocol-driven care result in better outcomes for a frail patient populationSusan 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...
- Hazards of hospitalization: residence prior to admission predicts outcomesSusan M Friedman
Department ofMedicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
Gerontologist 48:537-41. 2008....
- Impact of a comanaged Geriatric Fracture Center on short-term hip fracture outcomesSusan 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...
- Fear of falling in new long-term care enrolleesSuzanne 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...
- The value of an organized fracture program for the elderly: early resultsStephen 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...
- Function, Quality of Life and Nursing Home Use in PACESusan 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. ..