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Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1220964
Description: Objectives: With population ageing, self-harm injuries among older people are increasing. Further examination of the association of physical illness and self-harm among older people is warranted. This ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1058718
Description: Background: Older people are disproportionately at risk of burn and have a high risk of dementia; however the impact of dementia on risk of burn is unknown. Method: Linked hospitalisation and death re ... More
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Date: 2016
Subject Keyword: falls | injury | dementia | hospitalisation
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1171989
Description: Objectives: To explore the impact of dementia on the trends in fall-related fracture and non-fracture injuries for older people. Methods: Individuals aged ≥65years who were admitted to a NSW hospital ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1199463
Description: Background: For older individuals who sustain a hip fracture, the presence of dementia can influence their access to hospital-based rehabilitation. Purpose: This study compares the characteristics and ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1047481
Description: Introduction: Injury is the most common reason for admission to hospital in people with dementia in Australia. However relatively little is known about the temporal trends and the hospital experience ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1063952
Description: 16 page(s)
Date: 2015
Subject Keyword: dementia | poisoning | intention | hospitalization | death
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1048265
Description: Background: Medicinal substances have been identified as common agents of both unintentional and intentional poisoning among older people, including those with dementia. This study aims to compare the ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/355827
Description: Background: We aimed to determine the rates of alcohol and substance use in geriatric hospital and community health settings, and to evaluate the performance of screening instruments. Method: A two-ph ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1060862
Description: 9 page(s)
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/224059
Description: The characteristics of dementia relating to excessive alcohol use have received increased research interest in recent times. In this paper, the neuropathology, nosology, epidemiology, clinical feature ... More
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Date: 2003
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/130661
Description: Objective: To determine the outcome of treatments for vocally disruptive behaviour (VDB) in nursing homes provided by psychogeriatric and geriatric outreach services. Method: Nursing home residents re ... More
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Date: 2001
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/172424
Description: 2 page(s)
Date: 2000
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/130664
Description: The aim of this study was to identify factors associated with vocally disruptive behavior (VDB) in nursing home patients referred to aged care services for treatment, using a case-control methodology. ... More
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Date: 1999
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/130386
Description: Objective. To describe the treatment of vocally disruptive behaviour (VDB) of multifactorial aetiology. Method. Three case reports were used to illustrate the treatment of multifactorial VDB. Results. ... More
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Date: 1998
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/130667
Description: Objective: To describe nursing home referrals to a multidisciplinary psychogeriatric outreach service. Methods: Retrospective case note audit of all nursing home referrals to a psychogeriatric outreac ... More
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