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Detection of delirium in the acute hospital.
Collins N, Blanchard MR, Tookman A, Sampson EL. Collins N, et al. Among authors: tookman a. Age Ageing. 2010 Jan;39(1):131-5. doi: 10.1093/ageing/afp201. Epub 2009 Nov 16. Age Ageing. 2010. PMID: 19917632 No abstract available.
Screening for distress and depression in cancer patients: is ultrashort depression screening a valid measure in the UK? A prospective validation study.
Low J, Gessler S, Williams R, Daniells E, Brough V, Tookman A, Jones L. Low J, et al. Among authors: tookman a. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2009 Aug;38(2):234-43. doi: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2008.08.006. Epub 2009 Apr 2. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2009. PMID: 19345059
This study sought to validate the two-question (2Q) depression screen as a screening tool for psychological distress and depression against four criterion measures (Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale [HADS], General Health Questionnaire-12, Brief Symptom Inventory-18 [B …
This study sought to validate the two-question (2Q) depression screen as a screening tool for psychological distress and depression a …
Dementia in the acute hospital: prospective cohort study of prevalence and mortality.
Sampson EL, Blanchard MR, Jones L, Tookman A, King M. Sampson EL, et al. Among authors: tookman a. Br J Psychiatry. 2009 Jul;195(1):61-6. doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.108.055335. Br J Psychiatry. 2009. PMID: 19567898
It is often not perceived to be a life-limiting illness. AIMS: To investigate the prevalence of dementia in older people undergoing emergency medical admission and its effect on outcomes. ...
It is often not perceived to be a life-limiting illness. AIMS: To investigate the prevalence of dementia in older people undergoing e …
Prospective cohort study of adverse events in older people admitted to the acute general hospital: risk factors and the impact of dementia.
Watkin L, Blanchard MR, Tookman A, Sampson EL. Watkin L, et al. Among authors: tookman a. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2012 Jan;27(1):76-82. doi: 10.1002/gps.2693. Epub 2011 Feb 28. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2012. PMID: 21360591
METHOD: A longitudinal cohort study set on acute medical wards in a large general hospital. We recruited 710 people aged over 70 years undergoing emergency medical admission. ...Patient-related RAEs were associated with male gender, delirium, mild/moderate cognitive …
METHOD: A longitudinal cohort study set on acute medical wards in a large general hospital. We recruited 710 people aged over …
Drug therapy for delirium in terminally ill adult patients.
Candy B, Jackson KC, Jones L, Leurent B, Tookman A, King M. Candy B, et al. Among authors: tookman a. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012 Nov 14;11:CD004770. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD004770.pub2. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012. PMID: 23152226 Updated. Review.
BACKGROUND: Delirium is a syndrome characterised by a disturbance of consciousness (often fluctuating), cognition and perception. ...OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the effectiveness of drug therapies to treat delirium in adult patients in the terminal phase of a dis …
BACKGROUND: Delirium is a syndrome characterised by a disturbance of consciousness (often fluctuating), cognition and percepti …
Attitudes and barriers to employment in HIV-positive patients.
Rodger AJ, Brecker N, Bhagani S, Fernandez T, Johnson M, Tookman A, Bartley A. Rodger AJ, et al. Among authors: tookman a. Occup Med (Lond). 2010 Sep;60(6):423-9. doi: 10.1093/occmed/kqq077. Epub 2010 Jun 28. Occup Med (Lond). 2010. PMID: 20584766
BACKGROUND: Unemployment in the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) population remains a major issue. Recent changes in the benefits system have triggered concerns about (re)integration into work for adults with HIV. ...METHODS: We undertook a cross-sectional study i …
BACKGROUND: Unemployment in the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) population remains a major issue. Recent changes in the benefits s …
Fatigue in advanced cancer: a prospective controlled cross-sectional study.
Stone P, Hardy J, Broadley K, Tookman AJ, Kurowska A, A'Hern R. Stone P, et al. Among authors: tookman aj, a hern r. Br J Cancer. 1999 Mar;79(9-10):1479-86. doi: 10.1038/sj.bjc.6690236. Br J Cancer. 1999. PMID: 10188894 Free PMC article.
Uncontrolled studies have reported that fatigue is a common symptom among patients with advanced cancer. It is also a frequent complaint among the general population. ...Patients were malnourished, had diminished muscle function and were suffering from a numb …
Uncontrolled studies have reported that fatigue is a common symptom among patients with advanced cancer. It is also a frequent …
The impact of cancer on sexual function: a controlled study.
Ananth H, Jones L, King M, Tookman A. Ananth H, et al. Among authors: tookman a. Palliat Med. 2003 Mar;17(2):202-5. doi: 10.1191/0269216303pm759oa. Palliat Med. 2003. PMID: 12701852 Clinical Trial.
Patients completed a questionnaire on sexual function designed in a feasibility study, the Derogatis subscale on sexual satisfaction, the GHQ12 and the EuroQol. ...
Patients completed a questionnaire on sexual function designed in a feasibility study, the Derogatis subscale on sexual satisf …
The effects of immediate-release morphine on cognitive functioning in patients receiving chronic opioid therapy in palliative care.
Kamboj SK, Tookman A, Jones L, Curran HV. Kamboj SK, et al. Among authors: tookman a. Pain. 2005 Oct;117(3):388-95. doi: 10.1016/j.pain.2005.06.022. Pain. 2005. PMID: 16198201 Clinical Trial.
In addition, IR morphine reduced performance on a complex tracking task (Reitan's trails B; P=0.03) whilst enhancing it on a simpler tracking task (Reitan's trails A; P=0.03). In conclusion, this study suggests that IR morphine, when taken on top of a
In addition, IR morphine reduced performance on a complex tracking task (Reitan's trails B; P=0.03) whilst enhancing it on a s …
Screening for distress in cancer patients: is the distress thermometer a valid measure in the UK and does it measure change over time? A prospective validation study.
Gessler S, Low J, Daniells E, Williams R, Brough V, Tookman A, Jones L. Gessler S, et al. Among authors: tookman a. Psychooncology. 2008 Jun;17(6):538-47. doi: 10.1002/pon.1273. Psychooncology. 2008. PMID: 17973237
For a cut-off of 4 vs 5, sensitivity against HADS was 79%, specificity 81%; against GHQ-12, sensitivity was 63%, specificity 83%; and against BSI-18, sensitivity was 88%, specificity 74%. ...The DT is valid and acceptable for use as a rapid screening instrument for …
For a cut-off of 4 vs 5, sensitivity against HADS was 79%, specificity 81%; against GHQ-12, sensitivity was 63%, specificity 83%; and …
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