Oscar J de Vries

Summary

Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Opti-Med: the effectiveness of optimised clinical medication reviews in older people with 'geriatric giants' in general practice; study protocol of a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Floor Willeboordse
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, PO, Box 1568, 3500 BN, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 14:116. 2014
  2. pmc Efficacy and safety of haloperidol prophylaxis for delirium prevention in older medical and surgical at-risk patients acutely admitted to hospital through the emergency department: study protocol of a multicenter, randomised, double-blind, placebo-control
    Edmée J M Schrijver
    Department of Internal Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 14:96. 2014
  3. doi Does frailty predict increased risk of falls and fractures? A prospective population-based study
    O J de Vries
    Department of Internal Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Osteoporos Int 24:2397-403. 2013
  4. pmc Gait stability and variability measures show effects of impaired cognition and dual tasking in frail people
    Claudine J Lamoth
    Center for Human Movement Sciences, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 8:2. 2011
  5. pmc [Cost] effectiveness of withdrawal of fall-risk increasing drugs versus conservative treatment in older fallers: design of a multicenter randomized controlled trial (IMPROveFALL-study)
    Klaas A Hartholt
    Department of Internal Medicine Section Geriatric Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Rotterdam, P, O, Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 11:48. 2011
  6. doi Multifactorial intervention to reduce falls in older people at high risk of recurrent falls: a randomized controlled trial
    Oscar J de Vries
    Department of Internal Medicine, VU University Medical Center, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Intern Med 170:1110-7. 2010
  7. ncbi Effectiveness of medication withdrawal in older fallers: results from the Improving Medication Prescribing to reduce Risk Of FALLs (IMPROveFALL) trial
    Nicole D A Boyé
    Section of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Department of Surgery Traumatology, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Age Ageing . 2016
  8. doi The elimination half-life of benzodiazepines and fall risk: two prospective observational studies
    Oscar J de Vries
    Internal Medicine, Section of Geriatric Medicine, VU University Medical Center, De Boelelaan 1117 4A35, Amsterdam, Netherlands 1081HV, Netherlands
    Age Ageing 42:764-70. 2013
  9. doi Vitamin D and physical performance in older men and women visiting the emergency department because of a fall: data from the improving medication prescribing to reduce risk of falls (IMPROveFALL) study
    Nicole D A Boyé
    Section of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Department of Surgery Traumatology, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:1948-52. 2013
  10. pmc Prevention of fall incidents in patients with a high risk of falling: design of a randomised controlled trial with an economic evaluation of the effect of multidisciplinary transmural care
    Geeske M E E Peeters
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 7:15. 2007

Collaborators

  • Ed F van Beeck
  • P Lips
  • G M E E Geeske Peeters
  • Nicole D A Boyé
  • Tischa J M van der Cammen
  • Peter Patka
  • Nathalie van der Velde
  • Esther M M Van Lieshout
  • Klaas A Hartholt
  • Floor Willeboordse
  • Edmée J M Schrijver
  • Francesco U S Mattace-Raso
  • Claudine J Lamoth
  • Prabath W B Nanayakkara
  • Sander Anten
  • Liset van Dijk
  • Rob J van Marum
  • Sabine Ha Diepeveen
  • Pierre M Bet
  • Ad M Kamper
  • Anne M Lagaay
  • Astrid M van Strien
  • Mark H H Kramer
  • Andrea Siegel
  • Astrid Verburg
  • Douwe Pons
  • Esther Kuipéri
  • Karola de Graaf
  • Leo Boelaarts
  • Francois G Schellevis
  • Peter M van de Ven
  • Judith E Bosmans
  • Petra J M Elders
  • Jacqueline G Hugtenburg
  • Christian Oudshoorn
  • Mirjam Pijnappels
  • Jos P van Campen
  • Mark R de Vries
  • Floor J van Deudekom
  • Bregje A Appels
  • Gijsbertus Ziere
  • Andre G Uitterlinden
  • Milko M M Bruijninckx
  • Albert J H Kerver
  • Suzanne Polinder

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Opti-Med: the effectiveness of optimised clinical medication reviews in older people with 'geriatric giants' in general practice; study protocol of a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Floor Willeboordse
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, PO, Box 1568, 3500 BN, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 14:116. 2014
    ..The aim of this study is to assess whether this CMR program is (cost-) effective compared with usual general practice care for older patients with geriatric symptoms with regard to quality of life and geriatric symptoms...
  2. pmc Efficacy and safety of haloperidol prophylaxis for delirium prevention in older medical and surgical at-risk patients acutely admitted to hospital through the emergency department: study protocol of a multicenter, randomised, double-blind, placebo-control
    Edmée J M Schrijver
    Department of Internal Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 14:96. 2014
    ....
  3. doi Does frailty predict increased risk of falls and fractures? A prospective population-based study
    O J de Vries
    Department of Internal Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Osteoporos Int 24:2397-403. 2013
    ..The predictive ability of frailty is not superior to falls history...
  4. pmc Gait stability and variability measures show effects of impaired cognition and dual tasking in frail people
    Claudine J Lamoth
    Center for Human Movement Sciences, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 8:2. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to quantify the effect of impaired cognition and dual tasking on gait variability and stability in geriatric patients...
  5. pmc [Cost] effectiveness of withdrawal of fall-risk increasing drugs versus conservative treatment in older fallers: design of a multicenter randomized controlled trial (IMPROveFALL-study)
    Klaas A Hartholt
    Department of Internal Medicine Section Geriatric Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Rotterdam, P, O, Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 11:48. 2011
    ....
  6. doi Multifactorial intervention to reduce falls in older people at high risk of recurrent falls: a randomized controlled trial
    Oscar J de Vries
    Department of Internal Medicine, VU University Medical Center, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Intern Med 170:1110-7. 2010
    ..Guidelines recommend multifactorial, targeted fall prevention. We evaluated the effectiveness of a multifactorial intervention in older persons with a high risk of recurrent falls...
  7. ncbi Effectiveness of medication withdrawal in older fallers: results from the Improving Medication Prescribing to reduce Risk Of FALLs (IMPROveFALL) trial
    Nicole D A Boyé
    Section of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Department of Surgery Traumatology, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Age Ageing . 2016
    ..to investigate the effect of withdrawal of fall-risk-increasing-drugs (FRIDs) versus 'care as usual' on reducing falls in community-dwelling older fallers...
  8. doi The elimination half-life of benzodiazepines and fall risk: two prospective observational studies
    Oscar J de Vries
    Internal Medicine, Section of Geriatric Medicine, VU University Medical Center, De Boelelaan 1117 4A35, Amsterdam, Netherlands 1081HV, Netherlands
    Age Ageing 42:764-70. 2013
    ..the STOPP criteria advise against the use of long-acting benzodiazepines (LBs)...
  9. doi Vitamin D and physical performance in older men and women visiting the emergency department because of a fall: data from the improving medication prescribing to reduce risk of falls (IMPROveFALL) study
    Nicole D A Boyé
    Section of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Department of Surgery Traumatology, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:1948-52. 2013
    ..To investigate whether serum 25-hydroxy vitamin D (25(OH)D) is associated with physical performance in men and women...
  10. pmc Prevention of fall incidents in patients with a high risk of falling: design of a randomised controlled trial with an economic evaluation of the effect of multidisciplinary transmural care
    Geeske M E E Peeters
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 7:15. 2007
    ....