Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Association Between Executive Dysfunction and Instrumental Activities of Daily Living: Racial and Ethnic Differences Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults in the Southeastern US. 2019
2019 Ambulation patterns post-discharge in older adults identified as fall risk: A descriptive pilot study 2019
2019 Determination of the Minimal Important Change in the Life-Space Assessment 2019
2019 A Surgeon’s Guide to Treating Older Patients With Colorectal Cancer 2019
2019 Life-Space Predicts Health Care Utilization in Community-Dwelling Older Adults 2019
2019 A Focus on Patient-Centered Care Required to Address the Trauma of Hospitalization 2019
2019 Development and evolution of a two-day intensive resident experience in geriatric medicine 2019
2019 Improving Geriatric Care Processes on Two Medical-Surgical Acute Care Units: A Pilot Study 2019
2019 Kilocalorie expenditure and all-cause mortality in older male veterans and nonveterans 2019
2018 Planning post-discharge destination for gastrointestinal surgery patients: Room for improvement? 2018
2018 Cardiovascular safety of lorcaserin in overweight or obese patients 2018
2018 Self-Report of Aerobic Activity among Older African Americans with Multiple Chronic Conditions 2018
2018 Palliative Care and Hospice Interventions in Decompensated Cirrhosis and Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Rapid Review of Literature 2018
2018 Selecting post-acute care settings after abdominal surgery: Are we getting it right? 2018
2018 Trajectories of Community Mobility Recovery After Hospitalization in Older Adults 2018
2018 Human neuromuscular aging: Sex differences revealed at the myocellular level 2018
2018 Utilizing Geriatrics-Focused Web-Based Continuing Education to Reach Practitioners in Rural Practice 2018
2018 Factors That Contribute to Recovery of Community Mobility After Hospitalization Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults. 2018
2018 Social and Demographic Predictors of Nutritional Risk: Cross-sectional Analyses From the UAB Study of Aging II 2018
2018 Associations of Multimorbid Medical Conditions and Health-Related Quality of Life among Older African American Men 2018
2018 Life-space mobility and clinical outcomes in COPD 2018
2017 Effects of Calorie Restriction in Obese Older Adults: The CROSSROADS Randomized Controlled Trial 2017
2017 Impact of Driving Cessation on Trajectories of Life-Space Scores Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults 2017
2017 Randomized, four-arm, dose-response clinical trial to optimize resistance exercise training for older adults with age-related muscle atrophy 2017
2017 Antiinflammatory therapy with canakinumab for atherosclerotic disease 2017
2017 Geriatric monitoring units could provide solution to ICU overcrowding and improve survival in older hospitalised patients 2017
2017 Evolocumab and clinical outcomes in patients with cardiovascular disease 2017
2017 Life-Space Mobility Change Predicts 6-Month Mortality 2017
2017 ED Utilization and Self-Reported Symptoms in Community-Dwelling Older Adults 2017
2016 Neighborhood Disadvantage and Life-Space Mobility Are Associated with Incident Falls in Community-Dwelling Older Adults 2016
2016 Getting Patients Walking: A Pilot Study of Mobilizing Older Adult Patients via a Nurse-Driven Intervention 2016
2016 Impact of Emergency Department Visits and Hospitalization on Mobility Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults 2016
2016 Comparison of posthospitalization function and community mobility in hospital mobility program and usual care patients a randomized clinical trial 2016
2016 Ficolin-2 inhibitors are present in sera after prolonged storage at -80 °C 2016
2016 Higher risk for incident heart failure and cardiovascular mortality among community-dwelling octogenarians without pneumococcal vaccination 2016
2016 Life-Space Assessment composite score rationale 2016
2015 An examination of lower extremity function and its correlates in older African American and white men 2015
2015 The impact of veteran status on life-space mobility among older black and white men in the deep south 2015
2015 Advancing Geriatric Education: Development of an Interprofessional Program for Health Care Faculty 2015
2015 Cognitive and physical demands of activities of daily living in older adults: Validation of expert panel ratings 2015
2015 Discharge hospice referral and lower 30-day all-cause readmission in medicare beneficiaries hospitalized for heart failure 2015
2015 Impact of gait speed and instrumental activities of daily living on all-cause mortality in adults ≤65 years with heart failure 2015
2015 The Association Between Life-Space and Health Care Utilization in Older Adults with Heart Failure 2015
2015 The interprofessional clinical experience: Interprofessional education in the nursing home 2015
2014 Religiosity After a Diagnosis of Cancer Among Older Adults 2014
2014 Calorie Restriction in Overweight Seniors: Response of Older Adults to a Dieting Study: The CROSSROADS Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial 2014
2014 Facilitating the use of implicit memory and learning in the physical therapy management of individuals with alzheimer disease: A case series 2014
2014 Impact of postoperative non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs on adverse events after gastrointestinal surgery 2014
2014 Life-space mobility declines associated with incident falls and fractures 2014
2014 Locomotor requirements for bipedal locomotion: A delphi survey 2014
2013 Prevention of heart failure in older adults may require higher levels of physical activity than needed for other cardiovascular events 2013
2013 Measuring symptoms in community-dwelling older adults: The psychometric properties of a brief symptom screen 2013
2013 Symptom burden predicts nursing home admissions among older adults 2013
2013 Mobility limitation in the older patient: A clinical review 2013
2013 Functional status, life-space mobility, and quality of life: A longitudinal mediation analysis 2013
2013 Life-space mobility predicts nursing home admission over 6 years 2013
2013 Creation of an interprofessional clinical experience for healthcare professions trainees in a nursing home setting 2013
2013 Effects of an acute care for elders unit on costs and 30-day readmissions 2013
2013 Low hemoglobin levels and recurrent falls in U.S. Men and Women: Prospective findings from the REasons for Geographic and racial differences in stroke (REGARDS) cohort 2013
2012 Symptom burden predicts hospitalization independent of comorbidity in community-dwelling older adults 2012
2012 Inflammatory biomarkers as predictors of hospitalization and death in community-dwelling older adults 2012
2012 Factors influencing the use of outcome measures in physical therapy practice 2012
2012 Factors that differentiate level of ambulation in hospitalised older adults 2012
2011 Nutritional processes of care for older adults admitted to an oncology-acute care for elders unit 2011
2011 Undernutrition at Baseline and Health Services Utilization and Mortality Over a 1-Year Period in Older Adults Receiving Medicare Home Health Services 2011
2010 Defining community ambulation from the perspective of the older adult 2010
2010 The association of nocturia with incident falls in an elderly community-dwelling cohort 2010
2010 Undernutrition in hospitalized older adults: Patterns and correlates, outcomes, and opportunities for intervention with a focus on processes of care 2010
2009 The underrecognized epidemic of low mobility during hospitalization of older adults 2009
2009 Medicare nonpayment, hospital falls, and unintended consequences 2009
2009 Polypharmacy in hospitalized older adult cancer patients: Experience from a prospective, observational study of an Oncology-Acute care for elders unit 2009
2009 Trajectories of life-space mobility after hospitalization 2009
2008 Validation of use of wireless monitors to measure levels of mobility during hospitalization 2008
2008 A survey of fall prevention knowledge and practice patterns in home health physical therapists 2008
2007 Barriers to mobility during hospitalization from the perspectives of older patients and their nurses and physicians 2007
2007 Adherence to exercise scale for older patients (AESOP): A measure for predicting exercise adherence in older adults after discharge from home health physical therapy 2007
2007 Systemic inflammatory markers in older persons: The effect of oral nutritional supplementation with prebiotics 2007
2006 Exercise program implementation proves not feasible during acute care hospitalization 2006
2006 Predictors of regaining ambulatory ability during hospitalization. 2006
2005 Assessing mobility in older adults: The UAB Study of Aging Life-Space Assessment 2005
2005 Changes in physical therapy providers' use of fall prevention strategies following a multicomponent behavioral change intervention 2005
2005 Dissemination of an evidence-based multicomponent fall risk-assessment and -management strategy throughout a geographic area 2005
2004 Fall-risk assessment and management in clinical practice: Views from healthcare providers 2004
2004 Prevalence and outcomes of low mobility in hospitalized older patients 2004
1998 Physician awareness of alcohol use disorders among older patients 1998

Investigator On

  • Center for Clinical and Translational Science (3 Linked Awards UL1, KL2, TL1)  awarded by National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences/NIH/DHHS 2019 - 2024
  • ACES - ACE Inhibitors Combined with Exercise for Hypertensive Seniors  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2022
  • Biology or Management: Understanding Racial Differences in Post Fracture Outcomes  awarded by National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2021
  • National Resource Center for High-Impact Clinical Trials in Medical Rehabilitation: Promo/Dissemination Component  awarded by National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2020
  • Rehabilitation Research Resource to Enhance Clinical Trials (REACT)  awarded by National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2020
  • Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study (MOST) Second Renewal - UAB Clinical Center  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2020
  • Center for Translational Research on Aging and Mobility - Older Veterans EmpowerRed to use Regular Exercise (OVERTURE) II  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2020
  • Resveratrol and Exercise to Treat Functional Limitations in Late Life  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2020
  • Speed of Processing Training for Cognitive Deficits After Delirium in Older Adults  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2019
  • Center for Translational Research on Aging and Mobility  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2019
  • Pilot Study of Dissemination and Implementation of a Virtual Acute Care for the Elderly Program on a Gastrointestinal Surgery Unit  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2018
  • Calorie Restriction & Body Composition, Function and QoL in Older Adults  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2009 - 2016
  • Mobility Among Older African Americans and Whites  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2010 - 2014
  • Teaching Activities

  • RHB790 - Rehab Sci Research Project (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • RHB790 - Rehab Sci Research Project (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-521 - GERIATRIC MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-521 - GERIATRIC MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-521 - GERIATRIC MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-521 - GERIATRIC MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • 28-521 - GERIATRIC MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • 28-521 - GERIATRIC MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • STP2032 - REHABILITATION OF THE OLDER ADULT (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • 28-521 - GERIATRIC MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • 28-521 - GERIATRIC MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • STP10408 - THE ART OF MANAGING MULTIPLE PROBLEMS IN OLDER ADULTS (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • STP2032 - REHABILITATION OF THE OLDER ADULT (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • 28-521 - GERIATRIC MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • STP10408 - THE ART OF MANAGING MULTIPLE PROBLEMS IN OLDER ADULTS (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • STP10408 - THE ART OF MANAGING MULTIPLE PROBLEMS IN OLDER ADULTS (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • 10-408 - THE ART OF MANAGING MULTIPLE PROBLEMS IN OLDER ADULTS (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • STP2032 - REHABILITATION OF THE OLDER ADULT (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • 10-408 - THE ART OF MANAGING MULTIPLE PROBLEMS IN OLDER ADULTS (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • STP2032 - REHABILITATION OF THE OLDER ADULT (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • STP2032 - REHABILITATION OF THE OLDER ADULT (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • STP2032 - REHABILITATION OF THE OLDER ADULT (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • 10-408 - THE ART OF MANAGING MULTIPLE PROBLEMS IN OLDER ADULTS (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • 10-408 - THE ART OF MANAGING MULTIPLE PROBLEMS IN OLDER ADULTS (Spring Term 2007) 2007
  • Education And Training

  • Yale - New Haven Hospital, Internship 1997
  • Yale - New Haven Hospital, Residency 1999
  • Yale - New Haven Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2003
  • Full Name

  • Cynthia Brown