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  • Authors: Nguyen Trung Anh; Nguyen Thi Thu Hoai; Dang Thi Xuan (2020)

  • Acute poisoning constitutes a major cause of emergencies in Vietnam, especially in older people with many risk factors. The purpose of this study was to assess the clinical characteristics and the treatment of acute poisoning in older people admitted to Vietnam Poison Control Center (PCC). A retrospective descriptive study was conducted at the PCC from January to August 2019 with 275 acute poisoned patients aged 60 and over.

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  • Authors: Nguyen Trung Anh; Chu Thi Hoa; Nguyen Xuan Thanh (2020)

  • The objective was to identify the prevalence of benzodiazepine use in older inpatients. A cross-sectional descriptive study was conducted at National Geriatric Hospital in 2020 with 258 participants aged 60 and older. Benzodiazepine use was assessed through interview older in-patients about all of sleeping pills they have used before being admitted to the hospital and combined with review of the medical record. The mean age was 73.9 years old

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  • Authors: Nguyen Ngoc Tam; Nguyen Phuong Linh; Nguyen Trung Anh (2020)

  • This cross-sectional study aimed to investigate the factors associated with constipation among elderly patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD). The participants were recruited from the National Geriatric Hospital between July to September 2020

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  • Authors: Nguyen Trung Anh; Nguyen Lan Anh; Nguyen Ngoc Tam (2020)

  • Information on assessing health - related quality of life is lacking, especially in post - stroke depressive elderly patients (PSD). To investigate the quality of life in post - stroke depressive elderly patients, a cross - sectional study was conducted at the National Geriatric Hospital. Patients with stroke aged 60 years or above were recruited. Post - stroke duration was more than 2 weeks.

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  • Authors: Nguyen Trung Anh; Nguyen Thi Ngoc Anh; Dang Thi Xuan (2020)

  • This cross-sectional study aimed to describe sleep disturbance and its association with frailty syndrome among 903 older adults at the National Geriatric Hospital in Vietnam. Frailty was diagnosed according to the Fried criteria. Sleep disturbances was assessed based on the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI). Of 903 patients, the mean age was 71.8 (SD = 8.5), and 537 (59.5%) were female