Clinical Interventions in Aging

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List of Papers (Total 1,141)

CHA2DS2-VASc score as a predictor of long-term cardiac outcomes in elderly patients with or without atrial fibrillation

CHA2DS2-VASc score as a predictor of long-term cardiac outcomes in elderly patients with or without atrial fibrillation Yunli Xing, Ying Sun, Hongwei Li, Mei Tang, Wei Huang, Kan Zhang, Dai Zhang, Deqiang Zhang, Qing Ma Department of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Beijing Friendship Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, People’s Republic of China Background: The CHA2DS2...

Is grand multiparity a risk factor for the development of postmenopausal osteoporosis?

Is grand multiparity a risk factor for the development of postmenopausal osteoporosis? Nuri Peker,1 Özge Çeliker Tosun2 1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, İstinye University Bahçeşehir Liv Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey; 2School of Physiotherapy, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey Objective: In this study, we investigated the relationship between the development of...

The effect of religious intervention on depressive symptoms and quality of life among Indonesian elderly in nursing homes: A quasi-experimental study

The effect of religious intervention on depressive symptoms and quality of life among Indonesian elderly in nursing homes: A quasi-experimental study Bayu Anggileo Pramesona,1,2 Surasak Taneepanichskul1 1College of Public Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand; 2Mayjend HM Ryacudu General Hospital, Kotabumi, North Lampung, Indonesia Purpose: This study aimed...

PPARgamma-2 and ADRB3 polymorphisms in connective tissue diseases and lipid disorders

PPARgamma-2 and ADRB3 polymorphisms in connective tissue diseases and lipid disorders Bogna Grygiel-Górniak,1 Iwona Ziółkowska-Suchanek,2 Elżbieta Kaczmarek,3 Maria Mosor,2 Jerzy Nowak,2 Mariusz Puszczewicz1 1Department of Rheumatology and Internal Diseases, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland; 2Institute of Human Genetics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan...

Investigating the role of perception of aging and associated factors in death anxiety among the elderly

Investigating the role of perception of aging and associated factors in death anxiety among the elderly Ali Mohammadpour,1 Leila Sadeghmoghadam,1 Habib Shareinia,1 Somayeh Jahani,2 Fahimeh Amiri2 1Department of Nursing, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Gonabad University of Medical Sciences, Gonabad, Iran; 2Social Development and Health Promotion Research Centre, Gonabad...

Resistance training-induced gains in muscle strength, body composition, and functional capacity are attenuated in elderly women with sarcopenic obesity

Resistance training-induced gains in muscle strength, body composition, and functional capacity are attenuated in elderly women with sarcopenic obesity Alessandro de Oliveira Silva,1,2 Maurílio Tiradentes Dutra,3 Wilson Max Almeida Monteiro de Moraes,4 Silvana Schwerz Funghetto,3 Darlan Lopes de Farias,1 Paulo Henrique Fernandes dos Santos,3 Denis Cesar Leite Vieira,5 Dahan da...

Excessive anterior cervical muscle tone affects hyoid bone kinetics during swallowing in healthy individuals [Corrigendum]

Excessive anterior cervical muscle tone affects hyoid bone kinetics during swallowing in healthy individuals [Corrigendum] Yamazaki Y, Tohara H, Hara K, Nakane A, Wakasugi Y, Yamaguchi K, Minakuchi S. Clin Interv Aging. 2017;12:1903–1910.Page 1903, the title, “Excessive anterior cervical muscle tone affects hyoid bone kinetics during swallowing in healthy individuals” should read...

Relationship between enteral nutrition and serum levels of inflammatory factors and cardiac function in elderly patients with heart failure

Relationship between enteral nutrition and serum levels of inflammatory factors and cardiac function in elderly patients with heart failure Hong Zhou,1,2 HaiXin Qian1 1Department of General Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University, Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, China; 2Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Renji Hospital, School of Medicine, Shanghai Jiao Tong...

Association of asymptomatic target organ damage with secreted frizzled related protein 5 in the elderly: the Northern Shanghai Study

Association of asymptomatic target organ damage with secreted frizzled related protein 5 in the elderly: the Northern Shanghai Study Jiadela Teliewubai,1 Bin Bai,1 Yiwu Zhou,1 Yuyan Lu,1 Shikai Yu,1 Chen Chi,1 Jue Li,2 Jacques Blacher,3 Yawei Xu,1 Yi Zhang1 1Department of Cardiology, Shanghai Tenth People’s Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China; 2The...

Type 2 diabetes mellitus: distribution of genetic markers in Kazakh population

Type 2 diabetes mellitus: distribution of genetic markers in Kazakh population Nurgul Sikhayeva,1,2 Yerkebulan Talzhanov,1 Aisha Iskakova,1 Jarkyn Dzharmukhanov,1 Raushan Nugmanova,1 Elena Zholdybaeva,1 Erlan Ramanculov1–3 1National Scientific Laboratory of Biotechnology, National Center for Biotechnology, Astana, Kazakhstan; 2Faculty of Natural Sciences, L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian...

Health status, health behaviors, and the ability to perform everyday activities in Poles aged ≥65 years staying in their home environment

Health status, health behaviors, and the ability to perform everyday activities in Poles aged >-65 years staying in their home environment Izabela Wróblewska,1,2 Iwona Zborowska,1 Anna Dąbek,1 Robert Susło,1 Zuzanna Wróblewska,2 Jarosław Drobnik1 1Institute of Gerontology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Wrocław Medical University, Wrocław, Poland; 2Faculty of Natural Sciences and...

Gene-expression changes in knee-joint tissues with aging and menopause: implications for the joint as an organ

Gene-expression changes in knee-joint tissues with aging and menopause: implications for the joint as an organ Natalie C Rollick,1 Devin B Lemmex,1 Yohei Ono,1,2 Carol R Reno,1 David A Hart,1 Ian KY Lo,1 Gail M Thornton1,3 1McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health, Section of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada; 2Department of...

Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and placebo analgesia: is the effect the same for young and older individuals?

Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and placebo analgesia: is the effect the same for young and older individuals? Inès Daguet,1,2 Kayla Bergeron Vézina,1,2 Marie-Philippe Harvey,1,2 Marylie Martel,1,2 Guillaume Léonard2,3 1Faculté de médecine et des sciences de la santé, Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada; 2Research Center on Aging, Institute of Geriatrics...

Bone mineral density in patients with chronic heart failure: a meta-analysis

Bone mineral density in patients with chronic heart failure: a meta-analysis Wenmin Xing,1,* Xiaoling Lv,1,* Wenyan Gao,2 Jirong Wang,1 Zhouxin Yang,1 Sanying Wang,1 Jing Zhang,1 Jing Yan1 1Zhejiang Provincial Key Laboratory of Geriatrics, Department of Geriatrics, Zhejiang Hospital, 2Institute of Materia Medica, Zhejiang Academy of Medical Sciences, Hangzhou, China *These...

Feasibility of a community-based Functional Power Training program for older adults

Feasibility of a community-based Functional Power Training program for older adults Queenie Lin Ling Tan,1 Lilian Min Yen Chye,1 Daniella Hui Min Ng,1 Mei Sian Chong,1 Tze Pin Ng,1,2 Shiou Liang Wee1,3 1Frailty Research Program, Geriatric Education and Research Institute (GERI), Singapore; 2Department of Psychological Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore...

Reference values of hand-grip dynamometry and the relationship between low strength and mortality in older Chileans

Reference values of hand-grip dynamometry and the relationship between low strength and mortality in older Chileans Lydia Lera, Cecilia Albala, Bárbara Leyton, Carlos Márquez, Bárbara Angel, Rodrigo Saguez, Hugo Sánchez Public Health Nutrition Unit, Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile Aim: This study was aimed to set reference values...

Vascular aging processes accelerate following a cubic kinetic: pulse wave velocity as an objective counterpart that time, as we age, goes by faster

Vascular aging processes accelerate following a cubic kinetic: pulse wave velocity as an objective counterpart that time, as we age, goes by faster Luca Gabutti, Rosaria Del Giorno Department of Internal Medicine and Nephrology, Bellinzona Regional Hospital, Bellinzona, SwitzerlandArterial stiffness is a marker of vascular aging and is considered to be the most reliable parameter...

Urologic symptoms and burden of frailty and geriatric conditions in older men: the Aging Study of PyeongChang Rural Area

Urologic symptoms and burden of frailty and geriatric conditions in older men: the Aging Study of PyeongChang Rural Area Il-Young Jang,1,2 Chang Ki Lee,3 Hee-Won Jung,4,5 Sang Soo Yu,2 Young Soo Lee,1 Eunju Lee,1 Dae Hyun Kim6,7 1Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea; 2PyeongChang Health Center...

The effect of flat and textured insoles on the balance of primary care elderly people: a randomized controlled clinical trial

The effect of flat and textured insoles on the balance of primary care elderly people: a randomized controlled clinical trial Cecília de Morais Barbosa,1 Manoel Barros Bértolo,2 Juliana Zonzini Gaino,2 Michael Davitt,3 Zoraida Sachetto,2 Eduardo de Paiva Magalhães3 1Department of Internal Medicine, Gerontology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, State University of Campinas – Unicamp...

Beneficial effects of natural eggshell membrane versus placebo in exercise-induced joint pain, stiffness, and cartilage turnover in healthy, postmenopausal women

Beneficial effects of natural eggshell membrane versus placebo in exercise-induced joint pain, stiffness, and cartilage turnover in healthy, postmenopausal women Kevin J Ruff,1 Dennis Morrison,2 Sarah A Duncan,2 Matthew Back,1 Cem Aydogan,3 Jason Theodosakis4 1ESM Technologies, LLC, Carthage, MO, USA; 2QPS Bio-Kinetic, Springfield, MO, USA; 3Phytonet AG, Schindellegi, Switzerland...

Psychological effects of exercise on community-dwelling older adults

Psychological effects of exercise on community-dwelling older adults Akio Tada Faculty of Health Science, Hyogo University, Kakogawa, Hyogo, Japan Background: In recent years, there have been an increasing number of older adults who suffer from mental disorders globally.Objective: The objective of this study was to examine the effect of an intervention that consisted of an...

Falls prevention in community care: 10 years on

Falls prevention in community care: 10 years on Elissa Burton,1 Gill Lewin,2 Hilary O’Connell,3 Keith D Hill1 1School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science, Curtin University, 2School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine, Curtin University, 3Independent Living Centre WA, Perth, WA, Australia Background: A million older people living in Australia receive community care services...

Vitrectomy in patients 85 years of age and older: surgical outcomes and visual prognosis

Vitrectomy in patients 85 years of age and older: surgical outcomes and visual prognosis Roi Anteby,1 Aya Barzelay,1,2 Adiel Barak1,2 1Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel; 2Department of Ophthalmology, Tel Aviv-Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel Purpose: To evaluate visual and surgical outcomes in very elderly patients (above 85 years of age...

An open-label, prospective interventional study of the tolerability and efficacy of 0.4 mg oral tamsulosin oral controlled absorption system in men with lower urinary tract symptoms associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia who are unsatisfied with treatment with 0.2 mg tamsulosin

An open-label, prospective interventional study of the tolerability and efficacy of 0.4 mg oral tamsulosin oral controlled absorption system in men with lower urinary tract symptoms associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia who are unsatisfied with treatment with 0.2 mg tamsulosin Pei-Shan Yang,1 Chien-Lun Chen,1 Chen-Pang Hou,1 Yu-Hsiang Lin,1 Ke-Hung Tsui1,2 1Department of...

Genome-editing applications of CRISPR–Cas9 to promote in vitro studies of Alzheimer’s disease

Genome-editing applications of CRISPR-Cas9 to promote in vitro studies of Alzheimer's disease Vo Van Giau,1,* Hyon Lee,2,* Kyu Hwan Shim,1 Eva Bagyinszky,1 Seong Soo A An1 1Department of Bionano Technology, Gachon University, Seongnam, South Korea; 2Department of Neurology, Gachon University Gil Medical Center, Incheon, South Korea *These authors contributed equally to this work...