Clinical Interventions in Aging

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List of Papers (Total 1,141)

Inter-gender differences of balance indicators in persons 60–90 years of age

Inter-gender differences of balance indicators in persons 60-90 years of age Ewa Puszczalowska-Lizis,1 Przemyslaw Bujas,2 Slawomir Jandzis,1 Jaroslaw Omorczyk,2 Marek Zak3 1Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Physiotherapy, University of Rzeszow, Rzeszow, Poland; 2Faculty of Physical Education and Sports, Institute of Sport, University School of Physical Education, Krakow, Poland...

Utility of the Care Dependency Scale in predicting care needs and health risks of elderly patients admitted to a geriatric unit: a cross-sectional study of 200 consecutive patients

Utility of the Care Dependency Scale in predicting care needs and health risks of elderly patients admitted to a geriatric unit: a cross-sectional study of 200 consecutive patients Halina Doroszkiewicz,1 Matylda Sierakowska,2 Marta Muszalik3 1Department of Geriatrics, Medical University of Bialystok, Bialystok, Poland; 2Department of Integrated Medical Care, Medical University of...

Percutaneous kyphoplasty combined with zoledronic acid infusion in the treatment of osteoporotic thoracolumbar fractures in the elderly

Percutaneous kyphoplasty combined with zoledronic acid infusion in the treatment of osteoporotic thoracolumbar fractures in the elderly Chen Shi,1,* Mi Zhang,2,* An-Yuan Cheng,1 Zi-Feng Huang1 1Department of Trauma Surgery, Wuhan No 1 Hospital, Wuhan, China; 2Department of Orthopedics, Wuhan No 5 Hospital, Wuhan, China *These authors contributed equally to this work Objective: We...

Usability and acceptability of technology for community-dwelling older adults with mild cognitive impairment and dementia: a systematic literature review

Usability and acceptability of technology for community-dwelling older adults with mild cognitive impairment and dementia: a systematic literature review Torhild Holthe, Liv Halvorsrud, Dag Karterud, Kari-Anne Hoel, Anne Lund Faculty of Health, Oslo Metropolitan University, Oslo, Norway Background: The objective of this review was to obtain an overview of the technologies that...

Metabolomics study of the therapeutic mechanism of Schisandra chinensis lignans on aging rats induced by D-galactose

Metabolomics study of the therapeutic mechanism of Schisandra chinensis lignans on aging rats induced by D-galactose Jinghui Sun,1 Shu Jing,2 Rui Jiang,3 Chunmei Wang,1 Chengyi Zhang,1 Jianguang Chen,1 He Li1 1Department of Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, Beihua University, Jilin, People’s Republic of China; 2General Surgery Area, Affiliated Hospital of Beihua University...

The effects of movement stimulation on activities of daily living performance and quality of life in nursing home residents with dementia: a randomized controlled trial

The effects of movement stimulation on activities of daily living performance and quality of life in nursing home residents with dementia: a randomized controlled trial Marinda Henskens,1 Ilse M Nauta,2 Katja T Drost,3 Erik JA Scherder1 1Department of Clinical Neuropsychology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; 2Department of Neurology, MS Center Amsterdam...

Locomotive syndrome: clinical perspectives

Locomotive syndrome: clinical perspectives Tatsunori Ikemoto,1 Young-Chang Arai2 1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Aichi Medical University, Yazako Karimata, Nagakute, Aichi, Japan; 2Institute of Physical Fitness, Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, Aichi Medical University, Yazako Karimata, Nagakute, Aichi, Japan Abstract: The deterioration of locomotive components, which...

FIMA, the questionnaire for health-related resource use in the elderly population: validity, reliability, and usage of the Polish version in clinical practice

FIMA, the questionnaire for health-related resource use in the elderly population: validity, reliability, and usage of the Polish version in clinical practice Justyna Mazurek,1 Edyta Sutkowska,1 Dorota Szcześniak,2 Katarzyna Małgorzata Urbańska,2 Joanna Rymaszewska3 1Department and Division of Medical Rehabilitation, Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland; 2Department of...

Association between a frailty index based on common laboratory tests and QTc prolongation in older adults: the Rugao Longevity and Ageing Study

Association between a frailty index based on common laboratory tests and QTc prolongation in older adults: the Rugao Longevity and Ageing Study Teng Ma,1–3,* Jian Cai,4,* Yin-Sheng Zhu,5 Xue-Feng Chu,5 Yong Wang,5 Guo-Ping Shi,5 Zheng-Dong Wang,5 Shun Yao,1–3 Xiao-Feng Wang,1–3 Xiao-Yan Jiang6–8 1Unit of Epidemiology, Ministry of Education Key Laboratory of Contemporary...

Hospitalized frail elderly patients – atrial fibrillation, anticoagulation and 12 months’ outcomes

Hospitalized frail elderly patients - atrial fibrillation, anticoagulation and 12 months

Comprehensive geriatric assessment prediction of postoperative complications in gastrointestinal cancer patients: a meta-analysis

Comprehensive geriatric assessment prediction of postoperative complications in gastrointestinal cancer patients: a meta-analysis Dan-dan Xue,1,2 Yun Cheng,1 Mei Wu,2 Yan Zhang3 1Nursing Department, Huadong Hospital Affiliated to Fudan University, Shanghai, People’s Republic of China; 2School of Nursing, Fudan University, Shanghai, People’s Republic of China; 3Department of...

Can a single session of motor imagery promote motor learning of locomotion in older adults? A randomized controlled trial

Can a single session of motor imagery promote motor learning of locomotion in older adults? A randomized controlled trial Vaughan P Nicholson,1 Justin WL Keogh,2–4 Nancy L Low Choy1 1School of Physiotherapy, Australian Catholic University, Brisbane, QLD, Australia; 2Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine, Bond University, Robina, QLD, Australia; 3Human Potential Centre, AUT...

Suicide in older adults: current perspectives

Suicide in older adults: current perspectives Ismael Conejero,1,2 Emilie Olié,1–3 Philippe Courtet,1–3 Raffaella Calati1–3 1Institut National de la Santé Et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM), University of Montpellier, Neuropsychiatry: Epidemiological and Clinical Research, Montpellier, France; 2Department of Emergency Psychiatry and Post-Acute Care, Lapeyronie Hospital, Center...

Can cochlear implantation improve neurocognition in the aging population?

Can cochlear implantation improve neurocognition in the aging population? Christiane Völter,1 Lisa Götze,1 Stefan Dazert,1 Michael Falkenstein,2,3 Jan Peter Thomas1 1Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Ruhr University Bochum, St. Elisabeth-Hospital, Bochum, Germany; 2Institute for Work, Learning and Ageing (ALA), Bochum, Germany; 3Leibniz Research Centre for...

Association of prealbumin levels with contrast-induced acute kidney injury in elderly patients with elective percutaneous coronary intervention

Association of prealbumin levels with contrast-induced acute kidney injury in elderly patients with elective percutaneous coronary intervention Zhe-Bin You,1,* Kai-Yang Lin,2,* Wei-Ping Zheng,1 Chun-Jin Lin,1 Fan Lin,1 Tai-Lin Guo,1 Peng-Li Zhu,1 Yan-Song Guo2 1Department of Geriatric Medicine, Fujian Provincial Hospital, Fujian Key Laboratory of Geriatrics, Fujian Provincial...

Review of antimicrobial use and considerations in the elderly population

Review of antimicrobial use and considerations in the elderly population Angela Giarratano,1 Samantha EL Green,1 David P Nicolau2 1Department of Pharmacy, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, USA; 2Center for Anti-Infective Research and Development, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, USA Abstract: Pharmacologic management of infections in elderly patients presents multiple challenges...

Design and implementation of an empowerment model to prevent elder abuse: a randomized controlled trial

Design and implementation of an empowerment model to prevent elder abuse: a randomized controlled trial Fatemeh Estebsari,1 Maryam Dastoorpoor,2 Davoud Mostafaei,3 Narges Khanjani,4 Zahra Rahimi Khalifehkandi,5 Abbas Rahimi Foroushani,6 Hamidreza Aghababaeian,7 Mohammad Hossein Taghdisi8 1Department of Community Health Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Shahid Beheshti...

Effects of oral amino acid supplementation on Multidimensional Prognostic Index in hospitalized older patients: a multicenter randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study

Effects of oral amino acid supplementation on Multidimensional Prognostic Index in hospitalized older patients: a multicenter randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study Stefano Volpato,1 Romina Custureri,2 Matteo Puntoni,3 Lara Bianchi,1 Julia Daragjati,4 Sara Garaboldi,2 Matteo Simonato,4 Antonio Greco,5 Emanuele Rizzo,6 Pierluigi Dal Santo,7 Antonio Mangiacotti,5...

Preferences and attitudes of older adults of Bialystok, Poland toward the use of over-the-counter drugs

Preferences and attitudes of older adults of Bialystok, Poland toward the use of over-the-counter drugs Mateusz Cybulski,1 Lukasz Cybulski,2 Elzbieta Krajewska-Kulak,1 Magda Orzechowska,1 Urszula Cwalina3 1Department of Integrated Medical Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Medical University of Bialystok, Bialystok, Poland; 2National Security Student, Faculty of Social Sciences...

Blood pressure response to resistance training in hypertensive and normotensive older women

Blood pressure response to resistance training in hypertensive and normotensive older women Dahan da Cunha Nascimento,1,2 Cristiane Rocha da Silva,1 Renato Valduga,1,3 Bruno Saraiva,1 Ivo Vieira de Sousa Neto,4 Amilton Vieira,4 Silvana Schwerz Funghetto,4 Alessandro Oliveira Silva,5 Samuel da Cunha Oliveira,1 Guilherme Borges Pereira,1 Jefrey M Willardson,6 Jonato...

Assessment of anxiety in older adults: a review of self-report measures

Assessment of anxiety in older adults: a review of self-report measures Michela Balsamo, Fedele Cataldi, Leonardo Carlucci, Beth Fairfield Department of Psychological, Health, and Territorial Sciences, Gabriele d’Annunzio University of Chieti-Pescara, Chieti, Italy Abstract: With increasing numbers of older adults in the general population, anxiety will become a widespread...

Twenty-four-hour systolic blood pressure variability and renal function decline in elderly male hypertensive patients with well-controlled blood pressure

Twenty-four-hour systolic blood pressure variability and renal function decline in elderly male hypertensive patients with well-controlled blood pressure Xi Wang, Fan Wang, Minzhi Chen, Xiaona Wang, Jin Zheng, Aimei Qin Department of Geriatric Cardiology, Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China Purpose: Increased variability in blood pressure (BP) is known to be closely...

Short-term vascular hemodynamic responses to isometric exercise in young adults and in the elderly

Short-term vascular hemodynamic responses to isometric exercise in young adults and in the elderly Renee Hartog,1,* Davide Bolignano,1,2,* Eric Sijbrands,1 Giacomo Pucci,3,4 Francesco Mattace-Raso1 1Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; 2Institute of Clinical Physiology, Italian National Council of Research, Reggio...

Thyroid nodules in centenarians: prevalence and relationship to lifestyle characteristics and dietary habits

Thyroid nodules in centenarians: prevalence and relationship to lifestyle characteristics and dietary habits Yao Yao,1,* Xianghui Chen,2,* Shengzheng Wu,2 Liang Guo,3 Hao Zhang,4 Qiao Zhu,5 Jie Tang,3 Fuxin Luan,5 Yali Zhao,5 Faqin Lv,2 Yao He1 1Institute of Geriatrics, Beijing Key Laboratory of Aging and Geriatrics, National Clinical Research Center for Geriatric Disease...