R H McShane
Affiliation: University of Oxford
- The feasibility of electronic tracking devices in dementia: a telephone survey and case seriesR McShane
University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, UK
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:556-63. 1998..Patients with dementia who go out unaccompanied are at risk of accidents or getting lost. It is not known whether they could benefit from electronic tracking devices or whether such devices are practically feasible...
- Getting lost in dementia: a longitudinal study of a behavioral symptomR McShane
Section of Old Age Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom
Int Psychogeriatr 10:253-60. 1998..This risk is a major reason for institutionalization. A simple test may help in assessing the risk of getting lost in patients with dementia...
- Anosmia in dementia is associated with Lewy bodies rather than Alzheimer's pathologyR H McShane
University Department of Psychiatry, Oxford, UK
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 70:739-43. 2001..Evidence of impaired detection in patients with clinically diagnosed Alzheimer's disease is inconsistent. No studies of olfaction have been neuropathologically validated...
- Wandering in dementia: a longitudinal studyT Hope
Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, UK
Int Psychogeriatr 13:137-47. 2001..Increased walking at night corresponds with disruption of diurnal rhythm...
- Dementia with Lewy bodies: a pure caseJ M Gurd
University Department of Clinical Neurology, Oxford, UK
Brain Cogn 44:307-23. 2000..1996) given the potentially fatal hazard of neuroleptics (McKeith et al., 1992) and the difficulties associated with clinical neurological diagnoses (Litvan et al., 1998)...