Media and publications

Dr Peter Lipski’s press and media:

Fed or dead; Many older Australians are malnourished, and experts suspect some may even be starving to death…The – Weekend Australian April 22-23, 2006

Elderly starved of Nutrition in Homes – The Weekend Australian April 22-23, 2006

Warning: 80,000 drivers with dementia on the roads – Sydney Morning Herald Fri Aug 22, 1997

Nutrition checks for Elderly – Central Coast Express Advocate Wed Nov 15, 1995

7:30 Report article

Driving and Dementia, a cause for concern…Evolutionot

Eat to Cheat Ageing…ABC


Links to Publications:

Overlooking Orthostatic Hypotension in the elderly

Driving and dementia: a prospective audit of clients referred to an aged care assessment team

Australian Nutrition Screening Initiative

Improving food delivery services for acute hospital geriatric inpatients: a quality assurance project

A survey of general practitioners’ attitudes to older drivers on the New South Wales Central Coast


Presentations

1. Lipski PS, Kelly PJ, James OFW. “Prevalence of Bacterial Contamination of the Small Bowel in the Elderly. Is it necessarily Pathological?” (Oral & Poster Presentation, World Congresses of Gastroenterology, Sydney, 27th, 28 August 1990). Proc World Congresses Gastoenterol 1990;pp536.

2. Lipski PS, Thomas JE, Eastham EJ, Kelly PJ, James OFW. “Association of Helicobacter pylori and Bacterial Contamination of the Small Bowel”. (Poster Presentation, World Congresses of Gastroenterology, Sydney, 30 August 1990). Proc World Congresses Gastroenterol 1990;pp948.

3. Lipski PS, Kelly PJ, James OFW. “Is Bacterial Contamination of the Small Bowel Common in the Elderly? If so, is it important? (Oral Presentation, British Geriatric Society Annual Autumn Scientific Meeting, Kensington Town Hall, London, 19 October, 1990). Age Ageing 1991; 20:Suppl 1:P6.

4. Lipski PS, Torrance A, Kelly PJ, James OFW. Dietary Intake and Nutritional State of Fit Community Elderly versus Elderly Long-Stay Hospital Patients versus Young Fit Subjects (Oral Presentation, Australian Association of Gerontology, Annual National Conference, Sheraton Wentworth Hotel, Sydney, 24 October 1991). Proc Aust Ass Gerontol 1991.

5. Lipski PS. The consequences of undernutrition in the elderly. (Oral Presentation, The Nutrition Society Of Australia, Nineteenth Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, 27 September 1995). Proc The Nutrition Society of Australia. Vol 19; pp 146-151.

6. Lipski PS. Recent Advances in Undernutrition in the Elderly. Platform presentation for Australian Society for Geriatric Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting Adelaide 1997.

7. Lipski PS, Irvine W. Dementia Drivers – Cause for Concern. Abstract 875. Platform presentation for 16th Congress of the International Association of Gerontology. 1997 Adelaide, South Australia.

8. Lipski PS. “Impaired Older Driver” presented to Joint Standing Committee on Road Safety, New South Wales State Parliament, 2 February 1998.

9. Lipski PS. The Problem with Demented Drivers. Abstract presentation for New South Wales Aged Care Assessment Team Conference, November 1998 Sydney.
10. Lipski PS. “Driving & Dementia, and “Nutrition in the Elderly”. Invited speaker for the New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine, Annual Scientific Meeting, Marlborough Sound, New Zealand, 19-20 November 1998.

11. Lipski PS. Driving & Dementia – A Cause for Concern. Invited speaker for Physician’s meeting Tai Po Hospital, Hong Kong. 7 December 1999.

12. Lipski PS. Under Nutrition in the Elderly, A Cause for Concern. Invited speaker for Physician’s meeting, Carritas Medical Centre, Hong Kong, 8 December 1999.

13. Lipski PS. Under Nutrition in the Elderly, A Cause for Concern. Invited speaker for Physician’s meeting Fung Yu King Hospital, Hong Kong, 9 December 1999.

14. Lipski PS. Survey of General Practitioners’ Attitudes to Older Drivers. Abstract. Platform presentation for Australian Society of Geriatric Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting Cairns July 2000.

15. Lipski PS. Unrecognised Dementia in Older Drivers. Poster presentation for Australian Society for Geriatric Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting Cairns July 2000.

16. Lipski PS. Improving Food Delivery Services for Acute Hospital Geriatric Inpatients. A Quality Assurance Project. Poster presentation for Australian Society for Geriatric Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting Cairns July 2000.

17. Lipski PS. Survey of General Practitioner’s attitudes to older drivers. Abstract. Platform presentation for New South Wales Aged Care State Conference 2002, University of New South Wales.

18. Lipski PS. Unrecognised Dementia in Older Drivers. Poster presentation for New South Wales State ACAT Conference 2002 University of New South Wales.

19. Lipski PS. Improving Food Delivery Services for Acute Hospital Geriatric Inpatients. Poster presentation for New South Wales State ACAT Conference 2002, University of New South Wales.

20. Lipski PS. “The Impaired Older Driver” presented to Inquiry into Road Safety for Older Road Users for Victorian State Parliament Committee, 24 June 2003 at New South Wales State Parliament.

21. Lipski PS. The Impaired Older Driver. Platform presentation for the Australian Association of Neurology Annual Scientific Meeting:Behavioural Neurology Symposium, Darling Harbour Convention Centre May 2003.

Publications

1. Holland RB, Levitt MW, Steffen CM, Lipski PS. Intravenous cannulas, survey of their use in patients undergoing elective surgery.
Medical Journal of Australia 1982;2:86-89.

2. Lipski PS, Kelly PJ, James OFW. Bacterial contamination of the small bowel in the elderly. Is it necessarily pathological? Age Ageing 1992;21:5-12. (This paper is editorialised: “Clinical significance of Bacterial overgrowth in Elderly People”. Age Ageing 1992;21:1-4.

3. Lipski PS, Bennett MK, Kelly PJ, James OFW. Ageing and duodenal morphometry. Journal of Clinical Pathology 1992; 95:450-452.

4. Lipski PS, James OFW. Small intestine. In: Grimley Evans J, Franklin Williams T,eds. Oxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine. Oxford University Press 1992.pp226-236.

5. Lipski PS. Immobility: Causes and Consequences. Update in Geriatric Medicine, The Merck, Sharp & Dohme General Practitioner Universities Programme, 1992.

6. Lipski PS. Small Bowel Malabsorption in the Elderly. Update in Geriatric Medicine, The Merck, Sharp & Dome General Practitioner Universities Programme, 1992.

7. Lipski PS, Torrance A, Kelly PJ, James OF. A study of the nature of nutritional deficits in long-stay geriatric patients.
Age Ageing. 1993:22:244-255.

8. Wallis JL, Lipski PS, Mathews JC, James OFW, Hirst BH. Duodenal brush-border mucosal glucose transport and hydrolase activities in ageing man and the effect of small intestinal bacterial overgrowth. Digestive Diseases Sciences 1993; 38:403-409.

9. Lipski PS, Thomas JE, Mathers JC, Kelly PJ, Eastham OPW. Blood Ammonia and helicobacter pylori. Australian New Zealand Journal of Medicine 1992;22:311.

10. Interview for Merck Sharp and Dohme: Geriatric Medicine and the General Practitioner: Medical Education Newsletter MSD 1992, Vol 2. No 2.

11. Lipski PS. Undernutrition in the elderly: A cause of concern. Modern Medicine 1993; April pp 108-120.

12. Lipski PS. Recent advances in geriatric medicine. Continuing education current perspectives. Fellowship Affairs, November 1993; 23-26, 31-33.

13. Lipski PS, Death J W. Risperidone in the treatment of agitated and aggressive patients with dementia. Australasian Journal on Ageing 1995;13;No 4;151-154.

14. Lipski PS. Hypertension in elderly hospital inpatients. Pharmacy Bulletin, Central Coast Area Health Service. Vol 5, No 1, 1995

15. Lipski PS. The Consequences of Under Nutrition in the Elderly. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society of Australia 1995;19:146-151.

16. Lipski PS. Australian Society for Geriatric Medicine. Position Statement No 6. Nutrition in the Elderly. Australasian Journal on Ageing 1996:16:No 4:174-178.

17. Lipski PS. Editorial: Optimum care of the elderly in acute general hospital. Medical Journal of Australia. 1996;164:5-6.

18. Lipski PS. An Australian Nutrition Screening Initiative. Australasian Journal on Ageing. 1996;Volume 15;No 1:14-15.

19. Lipski PS. Driving and dementia: a cause of concern. Medical Journal of Australia. 1997;167:453-454.

20. Lipski PS. Driving & Dementia. Australian Dementia Care April – May 1999.

21. Lipski P. Driving & Dementia. Rights & Safety. National Health Care Journal 2000;May:36-37.

22. Lipski P, Hecker J. Dementia Behind the Wheel. The Debate : Patients with signs of early dementia should retain a driver’s licence provided they are subject to regular medical and driving assessments. Australian Doctor; 2001:March 23;62-64.

23. Lipski P. Promoting the quality use of medicines within Central Coast Health. Drug Bulletin 2001;Vol 10;No.1.

24. Lipski PS. A Survey of General Practitioner Attitudes to Older Drivers on the New South Wales Central Coast. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 2002:21:No2;98-100.

25. Lipski PS. Improving Food Delivery Services for Acute Hospital Geriatric Inpatients, A Quality Assurance Project. Australasian Journal on Ageing 2002;22;No 1;44.

26. Lipski PS, Campbell P. Overlooking Orthostatic Hypotension in the Elderly. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 2002;21;No 4;213,

27. Bunt R. Lipski PS, Driving & Dementia A Prospective Audit of Clients Referred to an Aged Care Assessment Team. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 2003;22:No 4;215-217.

28. Lipski PS. Unrecognised Dementia in Older Drivers. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 2003;22;No 2:106.