GERIATRICS FELLOWSHIP

Recent Scholarly Work

 

COMPLETED PRESENTATIONS

  • S.L. Oakes, D.H. Chen, C. Alford, A. Giles, D.V. Espino, R. Finley, Y. Ye, R.W. Parker, N.K .Patel. Interdisciplinary – Curriculum for the Hospitalized Aging Medical Patient (i-CHAMP): implementation of an educational and clinical program in CME for a community hospital. Poster- American Geriatrics Society Conference. May 2011. Washington D.C.
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  • H Faldu, R Parker, SL Oakes, DR Royall. A Case report of Lewy Body Disease in a patient with ischemic vasculopathy, misdiagnosed as "vascular dementia". Poster -American Geriatrics Society Conference. May 2011, Washington DC.

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  • DH Chen,  SL Oakes, SE Espinoza, LK Chiodo, BA Leibert. Osteoporotic fracture risk and Risk Factors among Female Hispanic and non- Hispanic Whites in a Texas Community Based Clinic Poster -American Geriatrics Society Conference. May 2011, Washington DC.

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  • DV Espino, H Faldu, YP Ye, RC Wood, MR Finley. Factors Associated With Undiagnosed Anemia in Older Patients Admitted To Selected Skilled Nursing Facilities.  Poster - American Medical Directors Association Conference. March 25, 2011. Tampa, FL
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  • H Faldu, R Tinitigan, TT Suh. Interesting Case of Foot Deformity and Tremor in an Elderly Woman. Poster -American Geriatrics Society Conference. May 2011, Washington DC

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  • SD Kanjee, SL Oakes, D Espino, W Johnson. Case Presentation: 89 year old nursing home resident with mucocele misdiagnosed as ovarian tumor. American Medical Directors Association (AMDA) Annual Conference Tampa, Florida March 2011
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  • T Suh, C Stevens-Kelly, SD Kanjee, Sheetal, U Efeovbokhan, I Rohner, A Davis. Fall reduction in the Christus Santa Rosa Acute Care of the Elderly Unit. 1st Annual Conference on “Building Partnerships for Geriatric Care:” Poster - An Interprofessional Continuing Education Conference San Antonio, Texas April 2011

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  • SD Kanjee, N K Patel, UT Efoevobokhan, A Parekh, RW Parker. Reducing emergency room referrals in response to after hour calls from nursing homes. Poster - American Geriatrics Society Conference. May 2011, Washington DC

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  • Evaluation of a Culturally Based Training Program for Latino Caregivers of Dementia Patients. S.L. Oakes, C. Alford, C.H. Garcia, M. Talamantes.  AGS May 2010 Orlando, FL

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  • Impact of a geriatric consultation on the prescription of potentially inappropriate medications and opioids in elderly patients. C. Key, S. Sanchez-Reilly,  S. Lee,  M. Garza.  AGS May 2010. Orlando, FL

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  • M.Y. Cipriani, R. Lertwattanarak, J. Li, J. Hardies, N. Musi. Intrahepatic fat content and effect of exercise in the elderly. Oral presentation AGS May 2010. Orlando, FL

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  • S.L. Oakes, N.  Patel, D. Espino, Y. Ye, C. Alford. Successful implementation of an Acute Care of Elderly (ACE) unit without walls in a community hospital: lessons learned beyond academia. Poster AGS May 2010 Orlando, FL

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  • N. Patel, L. Copeland, M. Parchman, V. Lawrence. Physical activity, functioning and length of stay in older diabetes patients. Poster AGS May 2010 Orlando, FL

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  • K.A. Adedeji, C. Alford, F. Washington, S.L. Oakes.Reduction of Physical Restraint use is Possible in Your Nursing Home- A Success Story. Poster submitted AMDA, March 2010

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  • S.L. Oakes, D Espino, K.A. Adedeji, F. Washington, L.J. Borrel. Successful Implementation of an Interdisciplinary Team Approach to Reduce Psychoactive Medications in a Community Based Nursing Home: Tackling F-Tag 329. Submitted poster AMDA March 2010

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  • C.H. Garcia, H. James, S. Gary.Brief Questions to Identify Inadequate Health Literacy in Spanish Speaking Patients. Presented poster Literacy conference Oct 2009

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  • Patel N, Akkihebbalu S., A Pilot Study Of A Community Based Yoga Intervention Among The Elderly And Its Effects – A Qualitative Study. 19th IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics, July 5-9, 2009, Paris

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  • Finley M., Gampala R., Macias R, Wood R.C., Hernandez A., Oakes L.S., Espino D.V. Ventilator Preference During a Terminal Condition Among Older Mexican American and Non-Hispanic White Community Older Adults. American Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting, April 30-May 2, 2009, Chicago, IL

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  • Gampala R. Efficacy of Silver Hawk vs Angioplasty and/or stenting in the treatment of Peripheral Arterial Disease. Society of Teachers in Family and Community Medicine, April 2008

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  • Alvarez A, Chiodo L, Kadakia A. Recurrent falls and orthostasis in an elderly male with brain radiation induced panhypopituitarism.

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  • Escobar V.  An Interdisciplinary Approach to Reduce Psychotropic Medications  in a Community Based Geri-Psych Predominate Nursing Home.  Implementation of F-Tag 329.