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 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
  3. 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

Publications3

  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 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. ..
  3. 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...