- Emergency management of palpitations in the elderly: epidemiology, diagnostic approaches, and therapeutic optionsNamirah Jamshed
Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
Clin Geriatr Med 29:205-30. 2013..A 12-lead electrocardiogram is an essential first step toward a diagnosis; other tests are recommended in high-risk patients, including those with underlying coronary artery disease or structural cardiac abnormalities...
- Pneumonia in the long-term residentNamirah Jamshed
Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
Clin Geriatr Med 27:117-33. 2011..This article provides an overview of the epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnostic challenges, and management recommendations for pneumonia in this setting...
- Effects of home-based primary care on Medicare costs in high-risk eldersK Eric De Jonge
Section of Geriatrics, Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, District of Columbia
J Am Geriatr Soc 62:1825-31. 2014..To determine the effect of home-based primary care (HBPC) on Medicare costs and mortality in frail elders...
- Diagnostic approach to chronic constipation in adultsNamirah Jamshed
Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, USA
Am Fam Physician 84:299-306. 2011..Patients with one or more alarm signs or symptoms require prompt evaluation. Referral to a subspecialist for additional evaluation and diagnostic testing may be warranted...