↓ Skip to main content

Medication-Related Falls in Older People

Overview of attention for book
Cover of 'Medication-Related Falls in Older People'

Table of Contents

  1. Altmetric Badge
    Book Overview
  2. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 1 Introduction
  3. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 2 The Aging Population and Falls: Consequences and Costs
  4. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 3 Falls Count and Counting Falls: Making Sense of Data About Falls
  5. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 4 Polypharmacy
  6. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 5 Pharmacology of Drugs in Aging
  7. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 6 Age-Related Physical and Physiologic Changes and Comorbidities in Older People: Association with Falls
  8. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 7 Adverse Events and Falls
  9. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 8 Risk Factors for Falls in the Elderly
  10. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 9 Psychotropic Drugs
  11. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 10 Benzodiazepines
  12. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 11 Drugs for Degenerative Neurologic Conditions: Antiparkinson Medications, Cholinesterase Inhibitors, and Memantine
  13. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 12 Antihypertensives and Cardiovascular Medications
  14. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 13 Glucose Control Medications
  15. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 14 Inappropriate Medications and Risk of Falls in Older Adults
  16. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 15 Identifying Explicit Criteria for the Prevention of Falls
  17. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 16 Approach to Medication Reviews in Older Adults
  18. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 17 Withdrawal of Fall Risk-Increasing Drugs
  19. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 18 Benzodiazepine Withdrawal in the Elderly: A Practical Approach
  20. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 19 Role of Information and Communication Technologies
  21. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 20 A Novel Personalized Fall Risk Calculator: A Prototype for Improving the Safety of Prescribing Through Computerized Decision Support
  22. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 21 Future Directions
Overall attention for this book and its chapters
Altmetric Badge

Mentioned by

twitter
4 tweeters

Citations

dimensions_citation
4 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
14 Mendeley
You are seeing a free-to-access but limited selection of the activity Altmetric has collected about this research output. Click here to find out more.
Title
Medication-Related Falls in Older People
Published by
Springer International Publishing, January 2016
DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-32304-6
ISBNs
978-3-31-932302-2, 978-3-31-932304-6
Editors

Allen R. Huang, Louise Mallet

Twitter Demographics

The data shown below were collected from the profiles of 4 tweeters who shared this research output. Click here to find out more about how the information was compiled.

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 14 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 14 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 6 43%
Student > Master 2 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 1 7%
Lecturer > Senior Lecturer 1 7%
Researcher 1 7%
Other 1 7%
Unknown 2 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Nursing and Health Professions 3 21%
Medicine and Dentistry 2 14%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 1 7%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1 7%
Computer Science 1 7%
Other 3 21%
Unknown 3 21%