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Department of Medicine

Department of Medicine

   Division of Geriatric Medicine

Recent Publications

Hanlon JT, Zhao X, Naples JG, Aspinall SL, Perera S, Nace DA, Castle NG, Greenspan SL, Thorpe CT. Central nervous system medication burden and serious falls in older nursing home residents. J Am Geriatr Soc 2017; 65: 1183-1189.

Tyagi S, Perera S, Brach JS. Balance and mobility in community-dwelling older adults: Effect of daytime sleepiness. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017; 65 :1019-1025.

Tyagi S, Perera S, Clarkson BD, Tadic SD, Resnick NM. Nocturnal polyuria in older women with urge urinary incontinence: Role of sleep quality, time in bed, and medications used. J Urol 2017; 197: 753-58.

Nayak S, Greenspan SL. Osteoporosis treatment efficacy for men: A systematic review and meta-analysis. J Am Geriatr Soc 2017; 65: 490-495.

Weiner DK, Marcum Z, Rodriguez E. Deconstructing chronic low back pain in older adults: Summary recommendations. Pain Medicine 2016; 17: 2238-2246.

Forman DE, Arena R, Boxer R, Dolansky MA, Eng JJ, Fleg JL, Haykowsky M, Jahangir A, Kaminsky LA, Kitzman DW, Lewis EF, Myers J, Reeves GR, Shen WK; American Heart Association Council on Clinical Cardiology; Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing; Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research; and Stroke Council. Prioritizing functional capacity as a principal end point for therapies oriented to older adults with cardiovascular disease: A Scientific Statement for healthcare professionals from the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2017;135: e894-e918.

Wright RM, Tabas G. A case of neurocognitive decline. Ann Intern Med; 2016.

Puri A, Wright RM. Care of the patient with hip fracture. Ann Intern Med 2017

Culley CM, Perera S, Marcum ZA, Kane-Gill SL, Handler SM. Using a Clinical Surveillance System to Detect Drug-Associated Hypoglycemia in Nursing Home Residents. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2015:63(10):2125-9. PMID: 26456318

Perera S, Patel KV, Rosano C, Rubin S, Satterfield S, Harris T, Ensrud K, Orwoll E, Lee CG, Chandler JM, Newman AB, Cauley JA, Guralnik JM, Ferrucci L, Studenski SA. Gait speed predicts incident disability: a pooled analysis. Journal of Gerontology-Series A: Medical Science 2016 Jan; 71(1): 63-71.

Bell SP, Orr NM, Dodson JA, Rich MW, Wenger NK, Blum K, Harold JG, Tinetti M, Maurer MS, Forman DE.  What to Expect from the Evolving Field of Geriatric Cardiology. J Am Coll of Cardiol. 2015;66:1286-99. PMID: 26361161.

Rich MW, Chyun DA, Skolnick AH, Alexander KP, Forman DE, Kitzman DW, Maurer MS, McClurken JB, Resnick RM, Shen WK, Tirschwell DL. Knowledge Gaps in Cardiovascular Care of the Older Adult Population: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology, and American Geriatrics Society. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 May 24;67(20):2419-40 PMID: 27079335

Forman DE, Alexander KA.  Frailty- a vital sign for older adults with cardiovascular disease. Can J Cardiol. 2016. In press.

Forman DE, Fix GM, McDonnold S, McIntosh N, Schopfer DW, Whooley MA, Charns MP.  Decisive Bearing of Organizational Dynamics on the Application and Success of Hospital-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation. Mayo Clin Proc. 2016. In press.

Weiner.  Introduction to Special Series:Deconstructing Chronic Low Back Pain in the
Older Adult: Shifting the Paradigm from the Spine to the Person.  Pain Medicine.2015. 16: 881-885.

Greenspan, SL; Perera, S; Ferchak, MA; Nace, DA; Resnick, NM.  Efficacy and safety of single dose zoledronic acid for osteoporosis in frail seniors: A randomized clinical trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Jun;175(6):913-21.