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Intervention to prevent falls:  Community-based clinics.

Baker Di, Leo-Summers L, Murphy TE, Katz B, Capobianco B. (2019)

Journal of Appliced Gerontology. 38:7  doi.org/10.1177/0733464817721113


Trends in fall-related traumatic brain injury among older persons in Southern Connecticut 2000-2007.

Murphy TE, Baker DI, Leo-Summers L, Tinetti ME. (2014).

Journal of Gerontology & Geriatric Research. 3:168 DOI:10.4172/2167-7182.1000168


Association between treatment region and hospitalization for fall-related traumatic brain injury in the Connecticut Collaboration for Fall Prevention.

Murphy TE, Baker DI, Leo-Summers L, Allore H, Tinetti ME. (2013).

J Am Geriatric Soc. 61:1763–1767. DOI: 10.1111/jgs.12462


A Descriptive Study of the “Lift Assist” call 

Cone DC, Ahern JJ, Lee CH, Baker DI, Murphy TE, Bogucki S. (2013). 

Prehospital Emergency Care. Jan-Mar;17(1):51-6.


Integration of fall prevention into state policy in Connecticut.

Murphy TE, Baker DI, Leo-Summers LS, Bianco L, Gottschalk M, Acampora D, King MB. (2013).   

The Gerontologist 

(3): 

508-515.



Multifactorial Intervention to Reduce the Risk of Falling Among Elderly People Living in the Community

Tinetti ME, Baker DI, McAvay G, Claus EB, Garrett P, Gottschalk M, Koch ML, Trainor K, Horwitz RI.

New England Journal of Medicine. 331(13):821-7, 1994 SEP. 29.


The Cost-Effectiveness of a Multifactorial Targeted Prevention Program for Falls Among Community Elderly Persons

Rizzo JA, Baker DI, McAvay G, Tinetti ME.

Medical Care.34(9):954-969,1996 SEP.


Predictors and Prognosis of Inability to Get Up After Falls Among Elderly Persons

Tinetti ME, Liu WL, Claus EB.

Journal of the American Medical Association. 269(1):65-70, 1993 JAN. 6


Falls, Injuries Due to Falls, and the Risk of Admission to a Nursing Home

Tinetti ME, and Williams CS.

New England Journal of Medicine. 337(18):1279-84, 1997 OCT. 30


Risk of Falls After Hospital Discharge

Mahoney J, Sager M, Cross Dunham M, Johnson J.

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 42(3):269-274, 1994 MAR.


A Randomized Trial of A Consultation Service to Reduce Falls in Nursing Homes

WA Ray; JA Taylor; KG Meador, PB Thapa, AK Brown, HK Kajihara, C Davis, P Gideon and MR Griffin

Journal of the American Medical Association. August 20, 1997;278(7), pp. 557-562


Guideline for the Prevention of Falls in Older Persons

American Geriatrics Society Panel on Fall Prevention

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 49:664-672, 2001


Multifocal Glasses Impair Edge-Contrast Sensitivity and Depth Perception and Increase the Risk of Falls in Older People

Steven R. Lord, PhD, Julia Dayhew, B App Sc, and Amelia Howland, BSc

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 50:1760-1766, 2002.


Preventing Falls in Elderly Persons

Mary E. Tinetti, M.D.

New England Journal of Medicine 348(1):42-49, 2003 JAN 2


Interventions for Preventing Falls in Elderly People

Gillespie LD, Gillespie WJ, Robertson MC, Lamb SE, Cumming RG, Rowe BH

The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2003, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD000340. DOI: 10.1002/14651858. CD000340.


The Relationship Between Number of Medications and Weight Loss or Impaired Balance in Older Adults

Agostini JV,  Han L, Tinetti  ME.

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 52:1719-1723, 2004.


Fall-Risk Assessment and Management in Clinical Practice: Views From Healthcare Providers

Fortinsky RH, Iannuzzi-Sucich M, Baker DI, Gottschalk M, King MB, Brown CJ, Tinetti ME.

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 52(9):1552-1526, 2004 SEP.


Changes in Physical Therapy Providers' Use of Fall Prevention Strategies Following a Multicomponent Behavioral Change Intervention

Brown CJ, Gottschalk M,  Van Ness PH, Fortinsky RH, Tinett ME.

Physical Therapy 2005 May; 85(5):394-403


Dissemination of an Evidence-Based Multicomponent Fall Risk-Assessment and Management Strategy Throughout a Geographic Area

Baker DI, King MB, Fortinsky RH, Graff LG, Gottschalk M, Acampora D, Preston J, Brown CJ, Tinetti ME.

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 2005; 53:675-680.


Perceptions of Physicians on the Barriers and Facilitators to Integrating Fall Risk Evaluation and Management into Practice

Chou WC, Tinetti ME, King MB, Irwin K, Fortinsky RH.

Journal of General Internal Medicine; 21(2):117-122.


Geriatric Syndromes: Clinical, Research, and Policy Implications of a Core Geriatric Concept

Inouye SK, Studenski S, Tinetti ME, Kuchel GA.

Journal of American Geriatrics Society, 2007; 55: 780-791


Scientific Progress in Geriatric Syndomres: Earning an "A" on the 2007 Report Card on Academic Geriatrics

William R. Hazzard, MD

Journal of American Geriatrics Society, 2007; 55:  794-795 (Editorial).


Step by Step: Integrating Evidence-Based Fall-Risk Management Into Senior Centers

Baker DI, Gottschalk M, Bianco LM.

The Gerontologist, 2007; 47(4):  548-554


Effect of Dissemination of Evidence in Reducing Injuries from Falls

Tinetti ME, Baker DI, King M, Gottschalk M, Murphy TE, Acampora D, Carlin BP, Leo-Summers L, Allore HG.

The New England Journal of Medicine, 2008; 359:  252.261


Extent of Implementation of Evidence-based Fall Prevention Practices for Older Patients in Home Health Care

Fortinsky RH, Baker D, Gottschalk M, King M, Trella P, Tinetti, ME 

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 2008; 56(4):  737-743




The work of the Connecticut Collaboration for Fall Prevention was funded by the Patrick and Catherine Weldon Donaghue Medical Research Foundation