Alexander X Lo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Geriatric dizziness: evolving diagnostic and therapeutic approaches for the emergency department
    Alexander X Lo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Alabama Birmingham, 35249 7013, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 29:181-204. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The Association Between Life-Space and Health Care Utilization in Older Adults with Heart Failure
    Alexander X Lo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Comprehensive Center for Healthy Aging, and
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 70:1442-7. 2015
  3. pmc Impact of gait speed and instrumental activities of daily living on all-cause mortality in adults ≥65 years with heart failure
    Alexander X Lo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Comprehensive Center for Healthy Aging, Birmingham, Alabama Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 115:797-801. 2015
  4. pmc Life-space mobility declines associated with incident falls and fractures
    Alexander X Lo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:919-23. 2014

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Geriatric dizziness: evolving diagnostic and therapeutic approaches for the emergency department
    Alexander X Lo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Alabama Birmingham, 35249 7013, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 29:181-204. 2013
    ..Medications and vestibular rehabilitation may serve as treatment options for dizziness, but data on their efficacy in older patients is lacking...
  2. doi request reprint The Association Between Life-Space and Health Care Utilization in Older Adults with Heart Failure
    Alexander X Lo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Comprehensive Center for Healthy Aging, and
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 70:1442-7. 2015
    ..We examined the relationship between life-space and both emergency department (ED) utilization and hospitalization...
  3. pmc Impact of gait speed and instrumental activities of daily living on all-cause mortality in adults ≥65 years with heart failure
    Alexander X Lo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Comprehensive Center for Healthy Aging, Birmingham, Alabama Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 115:797-801. 2015
    ..In conclusion, gait speed and IADL are important risk factors for mortality in adults ≥65 years with HF, but the combined impairments of both gait speed and IADL can have an especially important impact on mortality...
  4. pmc Life-space mobility declines associated with incident falls and fractures
    Alexander X Lo
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:919-23. 2014
    ..To determine the effect of falls and fractures on life-space mobility in a cohort of community-dwelling older adults...