Ronald Shorr

Summary

Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Improving the capture of fall events in hospitals: combining a service for evaluating inpatient falls with an incident report system
    Ronald I Shorr
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Gainesville, Florida 32608, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:701-4. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Restraint use, restraint orders, and the risk of falls in hospitalized patients
    Ronald I Shorr
    Methodist Healthcare Central Unit, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:526-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Predicting the development of diabetes in older adults: the derivation and validation of a prediction rule
    Alka M Kanaya
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:404-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Multitasking: association between poorer performance and a history of recurrent falls
    Kimberly A Faulkner
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:570-6. 2007
  5. pmc Diabetes-related complications, glycemic control, and falls in older adults
    Ann V Schwartz
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94107 1762, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:391-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Improving the capture of fall events in hospitals: combining a service for evaluating inpatient falls with an incident report system
    Ronald I Shorr
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Gainesville, Florida 32608, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:701-4. 2008
    ..To determine the utility of a fall evaluation service to improve the ascertainment of falls in acute care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Restraint use, restraint orders, and the risk of falls in hospitalized patients
    Ronald I Shorr
    Methodist Healthcare Central Unit, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:526-9. 2002
    ..To determine the relationship between physical restraints and falls in the acute hospital setting...
  3. ncbi request reprint Predicting the development of diabetes in older adults: the derivation and validation of a prediction rule
    Alka M Kanaya
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:404-8. 2005
    ..We created a prediction rule in one sample and prospectively validated it for incident diabetes in a separate cohort...
  4. ncbi request reprint Multitasking: association between poorer performance and a history of recurrent falls
    Kimberly A Faulkner
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:570-6. 2007
    ..To examine the association between poorer performance on concurrent walking and reaction time and recurrent falls...
  5. pmc Diabetes-related complications, glycemic control, and falls in older adults
    Ann V Schwartz
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94107 1762, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:391-6. 2008
    ..We determined whether diabetes-related complications or treatments are associated with risk of falls in older diabetic adults...

Research Grants3

  1. Trial of Proximity Alarms to Reduce Patient Falls
    Ronald Shorr; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Whether or not alarms successfully reduce falls, findings from this proposed study have the potential to widely impact purchasing decisions and clinical practice related to fall prevention in acute-care settings. ..
  2. CMS Nonpayment for Nosocomial Injury and Risk of Falls in Hospitals
    Ronald I Shorr; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  3. CMS Nonpayment for Nosocomial Injury and Risk of Falls in Hospitals
    Ronald Shorr; Fiscal Year: 2009
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