Clinical Interventions in Aging

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List of Papers (Total 1,141)

Thyroid function tests before prescribing anti-dementia drugs: a retrospective observational study

Thyroid function tests before prescribing anti-dementia drugs: a retrospective observational study Nobuo Sakata,1 Yasuyuki Okumura1,2 1Research Department, Institute for Health Economics and Policy, Association for Health Economics Research and Social Insurance and Welfare, Tokyo, Japan; 2Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical...

The effect of positive changes during intraoperative monitoring of the functional improvement in patients with cervical compressive myelopathy

The effect of positive changes during intraoperative monitoring of the functional improvement in patients with cervical compressive myelopathy Min Kyu Park,1 Sook Joung Lee,2 Sang Beom Kim,3 Kyeong Woo Lee,3 Hye-Jeong Lee,4 Eun Young Han,5 Bo Ryun Kim5 1Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, Dong-A University College of Medicine and Hospital, Busan, Republic of...

Prognostic ability of cystatin C and homocysteine plasma levels for long-term outcomes in very old acute myocardial infarction patients

Prognostic ability of cystatin C and homocysteine plasma levels for long-term outcomes in very old acute myocardial infarction patients Zhenhong Fu,1,* Xia Yang,1,* Mingzhi Shen,2,* Hao Xue,1,* Geng Qian,1 Feng Cao,1 Jun Guo,1 Wei Dong,1 Yundai Chen1 1Department of Cardiology, Chinese People’s Liberation Army General Hospital, Beijing, China; 2Department of Cardiology, Hainan...

Autonomic function as indicated by heart rate deceleration capacity and deceleration runs in type 2 diabetes patients with or without essential hypertension

Autonomic function as indicated by heart rate deceleration capacity and deceleration runs in type 2 diabetes patients with or without essential hypertension Xing-De Wang,1 Li Zhou,1 Chao-Yu Zhu,2 Bin Chen,1 Zhong Chen,1 Li Wei2 1Department of Cardiology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University Affiliated Sixth People’s Hospital, Shanghai 200233, China; 2Department of Endocrinology...

Agitated behaviors among elderly people with dementia living in their home in Taiwan

Agitated behaviors among elderly people with dementia living in their home in Taiwan Huei-Ling Huang,1,2 Yea-Ing L Shyu,1,3–5 Wen-Chuin Hsu6 1Department of Gerontological Care and Management, Chang Gung University of Science and Technology, Taoyuan, Taiwan; 2Nursing Department, Taoyuan Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan; 3School of Nursing, College of Medicine...

Cost and outcome of occupation-based practice for community dwelling frail elderly: a pilot study

Cost and outcome of occupation-based practice for community dwelling frail elderly: a pilot study Hirofumi Nagayama,1 Norikazu Kobayashi,2 Yu Ishibashi,2 Ryuji Kobayashi,2 Chika Murai,3 Keita Yamauchi4 1Department of Occupational Therapy, Kanagawa University of Human Services, Yokosuka, Japan; 2Division of Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan...

Thoracopelvic assisted movement training to improve gait and balance in elderly at risk of falling: a case series

Thoracopelvic assisted movement training to improve gait and balance in elderly at risk of falling: a case series Shmuel Springer,1 Itamar Friedman,2 Avi Ohry3,4 1Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ariel University, Ariel, Israel; 2ProMedoss, Charlotte, NC, USA; 3Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel; 4Reuth Rehabilitation and Medical...

AKI in the very elderly patients without preexisting chronic kidney disease: a comparison of 48-hour window and 7-day window for diagnosing AKI using the KDIGO criteria

AKI in the very elderly patients without preexisting chronic kidney disease: a comparison of 48-hour window and 7-day window for diagnosing AKI using the KDIGO criteria Qinglin Li,1 Meng Zhao,2 Xiaodan Wang1 1Department of Health Care, Nanlou Division, Chinese PLA General Hospital, National Clinical Research Center for Geriatric Diseases, Beijing, China; 2Department of Clinical...

IL-6, PF-4, sCD40 L, and homocysteine are associated with the radiological progression of cerebral small-vessel disease: a 2-year follow-up study

IL-6, PF-4, sCD40 L, and homocysteine are associated with the radiological progression of cerebral small-vessel disease: a 2-year follow-up study Jacek Staszewski,1 Renata Piusińska-Macoch,1 Bogdan Brodacki,1 Ewa Skrobowska,2 Adam Stępień1 1Clinic of Neurology, 2Department of Radiology, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland Background: Endothelial dysfunction (ED) is...

Ginkgo biloba extract EGb 761® alleviates neurosensory symptoms in patients with dementia: a meta-analysis of treatment effects on tinnitus and dizziness in randomized, placebo-controlled trials

Ginkgo biloba extract EGb 761Reg alleviates neurosensory symptoms in patients with dementia: a meta-analysis of treatment effects on tinnitus and dizziness in randomized, placebo-controlled trials Rainer Spiegel,1 Roger Kalla,2 Georgios Mantokoudis,3 Raphael Maire,4 Heiko Mueller,5 Robert Hoerr,5 Ralf Ihl6 1Division of Internal Medicine, Basel University Hospital, University of...

Usual gait speed is associated with frailty status, institutionalization, and mortality in community-dwelling rural older adults: a longitudinal analysis of the Aging Study of Pyeongchang Rural Area

Usual gait speed is associated with frailty status, institutionalization, and mortality in community-dwelling rural older adults: a longitudinal analysis of the Aging Study of Pyeongchang Rural Area Hee-Won Jung,1,2,* Il-Young Jang,3,4,* Chang Ki Lee,5 Sang Soo Yu,4 Jae Kyoon Hwang,4 Chawoong Jeon,4 Young Soo Lee,3 Eunju Lee3 1Graduate School of Medical Science and Engineering...

Relationship between high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T and the prognosis of elderly inpatients with non-acute coronary syndromes

Relationship between high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T and the prognosis of elderly inpatients with non-acute coronary syndromes Wei Wu,1 Dong-Xia Li,1 Qing Wang,2 Ying Xu,2 Yun-Jing Cui2 1General Practice Wards, Fuxing Hospital Affiliated to Capital Medical University, Beijing, People’s Republic of China; 2Department of Geriatrics, Fuxing Hospital Affiliated to Capital Medical...

Risk evaluation of new-onset atrial fibrillation complicating ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: a comparison between GRACE and CHA2DS2-VASc scores

Risk evaluation of new-onset atrial fibrillation complicating ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: a comparison between GRACE and CHA2DS2-VASc scores Jiachen Luo,1 Liming Dai,1 Jianming Li,2 Jinlong Zhao,1 Zhiqiang Li,1 Xiaoming Qin,1 Hongqiang Li,1 Baoxin Liu,1 Yidong Wei1 1Department of Cardiology, Shanghai Tenth People’s Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine...

Sarcopenic obesity and cognitive performance

Sarcopenic obesity and cognitive performance Magdalena I Tolea,1 Stephanie Chrisphonte,1 James E Galvin1,2 1Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Department of Integrated Medical Sciences, Comprehensive Center for Brain Health, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL, USA; 2Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing, Louis and Anne Green Memory and Wellness Center, Florida...

Effects of age on effect-site concentration of remifentanil for suppressing anesthetic emergence cough in male patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Effects of age on effect-site concentration of remifentanil for suppressing anesthetic emergence cough in male patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy Ha Yeon Kim,1 Sook Young Lee,1 Seyoon Kang,1 Bora Kim,1 Yeo Rae Moon,2 Ji Eun Kim1 1Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Republic of Korea; 2Department of Biostatistics...

Pilot study to examine the effects of indoor daylight exposure on depression and other neuropsychiatric symptoms in people living with dementia in long-term care communities

Pilot study to examine the effects of indoor daylight exposure on depression and other neuropsychiatric symptoms in people living with dementia in long-term care communities Kyle Konis,1 Wendy J Mack,2 Edward L Schneider3–5 1USC School of Architecture, 2Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, 3Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, 4Department of Internal...

Frequency of frailty and its association with cognitive status and survival in older Chileans [Corrigendum]

Frequency of frailty and its association with cognitive status and survival in older Chileans [Corrigendum] Albala C, Lera L, Sanchez H, Angel B, Márquez C, Arroyo P, Fuentes P. Clin Interv Aging. 2017;12:995–1001. On page 995, Abstract, Methods section, the following text is incorrect “At baseline, 2,098 (67% women) of 2,372 participants were identified as having the frailty...

Comprehensive geriatric intervention program with and without weekly class-style exercise: research protocol of a cluster randomized controlled trial in Kyoto-Kameoka Study

Comprehensive geriatric intervention program with and without weekly class-style exercise: research protocol of a cluster randomized controlled trial in Kyoto-Kameoka Study Yuya Watanabe,1–4,* Yosuke Yamada,2,4,* Keiichi Yokoyama,2,5,6,* Tsukasa Yoshida,2,4,7 Yasuko Yoshinaka,5,6 Mie Yoshimoto,8 Yoko Tanaka,9 Aya Itoi,10 Emi Yamagata,11 Naoyuki Ebine,1 Kazuko Ishikawa-Takata,12...

Fat infiltration in the gluteus minimus muscle in older adults

Fat infiltration in the gluteus minimus muscle in older adults Yuta Takano,1 Hiroto Kobayashi,2 Takuma Yuri,1 Saori Yoshida,2 Akira Naito,2 Yoshiro Kiyoshige1 1Graduate School of Health Science, Yamagata Prefectural University of Health Science, Yamagata, Japan; 2Department of Anatomy, Yamagata University Faculty of Medicine, Yamagata, Japan Purpose: Fat infiltration (FI) in the...

Improvement of decision-making criteria for the care of elderly cancer patients by general practitioners (Lorraine, France)

Improvement of decision-making criteria for the care of elderly cancer patients by general practitioners (Lorraine, France) Jean-Yves Niemier,1,2 Frédérique Claudot,3,4 Phi Linh Nguyen-Thi,4 Jean-Marie Hubert,5 Hubert Rousselot,2,6 Athanase Benetos,1 Christine Perret-Guillaume1,3 1Department of Geriatric Medicine, CHRU de Nancy, Nancy, France; 2UCOG Lorraine, Nancy, France; 3EA...

Age-related changes in shock absorption capacity of the human spinal column

Age-related changes in shock absorption capacity of the human spinal column Grażyna Brzuszkiewicz-Kuźmicka,1 Jan Szczegielniak,2 Dawid Bączkowicz2 1Department of Rehabilitation, Academy of Physical Education in Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland; 2Faculty of Physical Education and Physiotherapy, Institute of Physiotherapy, Opole University of Technology, Opole, Poland Background: The spinal...

The impact of pelvic floor muscle training on the quality of life of women with urinary incontinence: a systematic literature review

The impact of pelvic floor muscle training on the quality of life of women with urinary incontinence: a systematic literature review Agnieszka Radzimińska, Agnieszka Strączyńska, Magdalena Weber-Rajek, Hanna Styczyńska, Katarzyna Strojek, Zuzanna Piekorz Department of Physiotherapy, Nicolaus Copernicus University Collegium Medicum in Bydgoszcz, Bydgoszcz, Poland Purpose: The...

Sarcopenia: assessment of disease burden and strategies to improve outcomes

Sarcopenia: assessment of disease burden and strategies to improve outcomes Ilaria Liguori,1 Gennaro Russo,1 Luisa Aran,1 Giulia Bulli,1 Francesco Curcio,1 David Della-Morte,2,3 Gaetano Gargiulo,4 Gianluca Testa,1,5 Francesco Cacciatore,1,6 Domenico Bonaduce,1 Pasquale Abete1 1Department of Translational Medical Sciences, University of Naples “Federico II”, Naples, Italy...

Comparison of the effectiveness of complex decongestive therapy and compression bandaging as a method of treatment of lymphedema in the elderly

Comparison of the effectiveness of complex decongestive therapy and compression bandaging as a method of treatment of lymphedema in the elderly Ewa Zasadzka,1 Tomasz Trzmiel,1 Maria Kleczewska,2 Mariola Pawlaczyk1 1Department of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Karol Marcinkowski University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland; 2Day Rehabilitation Center, Hospicjum Palium...