Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Improving Geriatric Care Processes on Two Medical-Surgical Acute Care Units: A Pilot StudyJournal for Healthcare Quality.  41:23-31. 2019
2018 Acute Care for Elders (ACE) team model of care: A clinical overviewGeriatrics.  3. 2018
2017 Factors Associated with Hospital Admission for Older Adults Receiving Care in U.S. Emergency Departments 2017
2017 Meals Enhancing Nutrition After Discharge: Findings from a Pilot Randomized Controlled TrialJournal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.  117:599-608. 2017
2016 Geriatric assessment factors are associated with mortality after hospitalization in older adults with cancerSupportive Care in Cancer.  24:4807-4813. 2016
2015 Geriatric assessment as predictors of hospital readmission in older adults with cancerJournal of Geriatric Oncology.  6:254-261. 2015
2015 The Association Between Life-Space and Health Care Utilization in Older Adults with Heart Failure 2015
2013 Mobility limitation in the older patient: A clinical review 2013
2013 Effects of an acute care for elders unit on costs and 30-day readmissionsJAMA Internal Medicine.  173:981-987. 2013
2013 Mealtime assistance for hospitalized older adults - A report on the spoons volunteer programJournal of Gerontological Nursing.  39:18-22. 2013
2011 Nutritional processes of care for older adults admitted to an oncology-acute care for elders unit 2011
2009 The underrecognized epidemic of low mobility during hospitalization of older adultsJournal of the American Geriatrics Society.  57:1660-1665. 2009
2009 Polypharmacy in hospitalized older adult cancer patients: Experience from a prospective, observational study of an Oncology-Acute care for elders unitAmerican Journal of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy.  7:151-158. 2009
2009 Management of osteoporosis among home health and long-term care patients with a prior fractureSouthern Medical Journal.  102:397-404. 2009
2008 The changing prevalence of comorbidity across the age spectrum 2008
2007 Geriatric syndromes in elderly patients admitted to an inpatient cardiology wardJournal of Hospital Medicine.  2:394-400. 2007
2006 Characteristics of frail older adult driversJournal of the American Geriatrics Society.  54:1125-1129. 2006
2006 Geriatric syndromes in elderly patients admitted to an oncology-acute care for elders unitJournal of Clinical Oncology.  24:2298-2303. 2006
2004 Nutrition in the elderlyCurrent Opinion in Gastroenterology.  20:125-129. 2004


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2014 Models of care to transition from hospital to home.  175-202. 2014

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Texas System : Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas 1996
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Physics, Baylor University 1992
  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, Residency 1999
  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2000
  • Full Name

  • Kellie Flood