Helen C Roberts

Helen C Roberts

UNVERIFIED PROFILE

Are you Helen C Roberts?   Register this Author

Register author
Helen C Roberts

Helen C Roberts

Publications by authors named "Helen C Roberts"

Are you Helen C Roberts?   Register this Author

55Publications

1004Reads

23Profile Views

Outcomes of hospital admissions among frail older people: a 2-year cohort study.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Aug 15;69(685):e555-e560. Epub 2019 Jul 15.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://bjgp.org/lookup/doi/10.3399/bjgp19X704621
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X704621DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6650131PMC
August 2019

Growing research in geriatric medicine.

Age Ageing 2019 05;48(3):316-319

AGE Research Group, Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afy220DOI Listing
May 2019

Comprehensive geriatric assessment in primary care: a systematic review.

Aging Clin Exp Res 2019 Apr 9. Epub 2019 Apr 9.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40520-019-01183-wDOI Listing
April 2019

The Challenge of Managing Undernutrition in Older People with Frailty.

Nutrients 2019 Apr 10;11(4). Epub 2019 Apr 10.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/nu11040808DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6521101PMC
April 2019

The challenges of using the Hospital Frailty Risk Score - Author's reply.

Lancet 2018 Dec 22 -Jan 4 2019;392(10165):2693-2694

Institute of Health and Society, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(18)33194-5DOI Listing
February 2019

The feasibility of assessing frailty and sarcopenia in hospitalised older people: a comparison of commonly used tools.

BMC Geriatr 2019 02 15;19(1):42. Epub 2019 Feb 15.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12877-019-1053-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6377779PMC
February 2019

Assessment and Treatment of the Anorexia of Aging: A Systematic Review.

Nutrients 2019 Jan 11;11(1). Epub 2019 Jan 11.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/nu11010144DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6356473PMC
January 2019

Falls Self-Management Interventions for People with Parkinson's Disease: A Systematic Review.

J Parkinsons Dis 2019 ;9(2):283-299

Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/JPD-181524DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6598104PMC
January 2019

Changing the food environment: the effect of trained volunteers on mealtime care for older people in hospital.

Authors:
Helen C Roberts

Proc Nutr Soc 2018 05 30;77(2):95-99. Epub 2017 Oct 30.

Academic Geriatric Medicine,University of Southampton,Southampton General Hospital,Mailpoint 807,Tremona Road,Shirley,Southampton SO16 6YD,UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0029665117002804DOI Listing
May 2018

Relationship between lung function and grip strength in older hospitalized patients: a pilot study.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2017 19;12:1207-1212. Epub 2017 Apr 19.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/COPD.S120721DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5402889PMC
March 2018

Implementation of grip strength measurement in medicine for older people wards as part of routine admission assessment: identifying facilitators and barriers using a theory-led intervention.

BMC Geriatr 2018 03 22;18(1):79. Epub 2018 Mar 22.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Mailpoint 807, Tremona Road, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12877-018-0768-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5865333PMC
March 2018

Learning from older peoples' reasons for participating in demanding, intensive epidemiological studies: a qualitative study.

BMC Med Res Methodol 2017 Dec 12;17(1):167. Epub 2017 Dec 12.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12874-017-0439-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5727983PMC
December 2017

Can routine clinical data identify older patients at risk of poor healthcare outcomes on admission to hospital?

BMC Res Notes 2017 Aug 10;10(1):384. Epub 2017 Aug 10.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Mailpoint 807, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13104-017-2705-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5553791PMC
August 2017

The use of volunteers to help older medical patients mobilise in hospital: a systematic review.

J Clin Nurs 2016 Nov 1;25(21-22):3102-3112. Epub 2016 Aug 1.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jocn.13317DOI Listing
November 2016

Mealtime assistance may increase the energy and protein intake of hospitalised older patients.

Evid Based Nurs 2016 07 26;19(3):95. Epub 2016 Feb 26.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/ebnurs-2015-102291DOI Listing
July 2016

Human Vastus Lateralis Skeletal Muscle Biopsy Using the Weil-Blakesley Conchotome.

J Vis Exp 2016 Mar 4(109):e53075. Epub 2016 Mar 4.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, University Hospital Southampton; National Institute for Health Research Southampton Biomedical Research Center, University of Southampton and University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust; MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton;

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.3791/53075DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4828222PMC
March 2016

Current Clinical Care of Older Adults With Sarcopenia.

J Clin Densitom 2015 Oct-Dec;18(4):493-8. Epub 2015 Jun 16.

Academic Geriatric Medicine and MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK; MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit; NIHR Southampton Biomedical Research Centre, University of Southampton and University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK; University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, NIHR CLAHRC:Wessex, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1FH, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jocd.2015.04.009DOI Listing
January 2016

The Association of Grip Strength With Severity and Duration of Parkinson's: A Cross-Sectional Study.

Neurorehabil Neural Repair 2015 Oct 4;29(9):889-96. Epub 2015 Feb 4.

University of Southampton, Southampton, UK University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1545968315570324DOI Listing
October 2015

Benefit of using volunteers for mealtime assistance.

Nurs Times 2015 Mar 18-24;111(12):22-3

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
August 2015

Can trained volunteers make a difference at mealtimes for older people in hospital? A qualitative study of the views and experience of nurses, patients, relatives and volunteers in the Southampton Mealtime Assistance Study.

Int J Older People Nurs 2015 Jun 12;10(2):136-45. Epub 2014 Aug 12.

National Institute for Health Research Southampton Biomedical Research Centre, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust and University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/opn.12064DOI Listing
June 2015

An overview of appetite decline in older people.

Nurs Older People 2015 Jun;27(5):29-35

National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Southampton Biomedical Research Centre, University of Southampton and University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust; MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.7748/nop.27.5.29.e697DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4589891PMC
June 2015

The feasibility and acceptability of training volunteer mealtime assistants to help older acute hospital inpatients: the Southampton Mealtime Assistance Study.

J Clin Nurs 2014 Nov 25;23(21-22):3240-9. Epub 2014 Mar 25.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK; MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK; Biomedical Research Centre, University Hospital Southampton NHS FT, Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/jocn.12573
Publisher Site
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jocn.12573DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4196922PMC
November 2014

Grip strength and its determinants among older people in different healthcare settings.

Age Ageing 2014 Mar 7;43(2):241-6. Epub 2013 Aug 7.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, Mailpoint 807 Southampton General Hospital Tremona Road, Shirley, Southampton, Hants So16 6YD, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ageing/aft118DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3918578PMC
March 2014

Understanding how we age: insights into inflammaging.

Longev Healthspan 2013 May 2;2(1). Epub 2013 May 2.

Department of Medicine for Older People, University Hospital Southampton, Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2046-2395-2-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3922951PMC
May 2013

Slow Down and Concentrate: Time for a Paradigm Shift in Fall Prevention among People with Parkinson's Disease?

Parkinsons Dis 2013 24;2013:704237. Epub 2013 Feb 24.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Mailpoint 807, University Hospital Southampton, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/704237DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3596919PMC
March 2013

Southampton Mealtime Assistance Study: design and methods.

BMC Geriatr 2013 Jan 7;13. Epub 2013 Jan 7.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, Hampshire, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2318-13-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3547699PMC
January 2013

A systematic review of the use of volunteers to improve mealtime care of adult patients or residents in institutional settings.

J Clin Nurs 2011 Jul 25;20(13-14):1810-23. Epub 2011 Apr 25.

School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2702.2010.03624.xDOI Listing
July 2011

A review of the measurement of grip strength in clinical and epidemiological studies: towards a standardised approach.

Age Ageing 2011 Jul 30;40(4):423-9. Epub 2011 May 30.

Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afr051DOI Listing
July 2011

Inflammation in aging part 2: implications for the health of older people and recommendations for nursing practice.

Biol Res Nurs 2010 Jan 23;11(3):253-60. Epub 2009 Nov 23.

School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1099800409352377DOI Listing
January 2010

Inflammation in aging part 1: physiology and immunological mechanisms.

Biol Res Nurs 2010 Jan 23;11(3):245-52. Epub 2009 Nov 23.

School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1099800409352237DOI Listing
January 2010

Therapeutic effectiveness of electric stimulation of the upper-limb poststroke using implanted microstimulators.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2008 Oct 30;89(10):1913-22. Epub 2008 Aug 30.

University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2008.01.030DOI Listing
October 2008

Trends in hospital inpatient episodes for signs, symptoms and ill-defined conditions: observational study of older people's hospital episodes in England, 1995-2003.

Age Ageing 2008 Jul 16;37(4):455-8. Epub 2008 May 16.

School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afn099DOI Listing
July 2008

Lipopolysaccharide alters decorin and biglycan synthesis in rat alveolar bone osteoblasts: consequences for bone repair during periodontal disease.

Eur J Oral Sci 2008 Jun;116(3):207-16

Tissue Engineering and Reparative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Cardiff University, Wales College of Medicine, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-0722.2008.00535.xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3638361PMC
June 2008

Altered collagen in tartrate-resistant acid phosphatase (TRAP)-deficient mice: a role for TRAP in bone collagen metabolism.

Calcif Tissue Int 2007 Jun 7;80(6):400-10. Epub 2007 Jun 7.

School of Clinical Veterinary Science, University of Bristol, Langford, BS40 5DU, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00223-007-9032-2DOI Listing
June 2007

Nurse-led implementation of the single assessment process in primary care: a descriptive feasibility study.

Age Ageing 2006 Jul 26;35(4):394-8. Epub 2006 Apr 26.

University of Southampton, Elderly Care Research Unit, University Department of Geriatric Medicine, Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afl008DOI Listing
July 2006

Is grip strength associated with health-related quality of life? Findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.

Age Ageing 2006 Jul 11;35(4):409-15. Epub 2006 May 11.

MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afl024DOI Listing
July 2006

Do we really understand the pathophysiology and clinical impact of poststroke infection?

Stroke 2006 Jul 25;37(7):1656; author reply 1657. Epub 2006 May 25.

View Article

Download full-text PDF

Source
http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/01.STR.0000227391.21171.0aDOI Listing
July 2006