Clinical Interventions in Aging

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List of Papers (Total 1,141)

Immediate synergistic effect of a trunk orthosis with joints providing resistive force and an ankle–foot orthosis on hemiplegic gait

Immediate synergistic effect of a trunk orthosis with joints providing resistive force and an ankle-foot orthosis on hemiplegic gait Junji Katsuhira,1,2 Sumiko Yamamoto,3 Nodoka Machida,4 Yuji Ohmura,5 Masako Fuchi,6 Mizuho Ohta,7 Setsuro Ibayashi,7 Arito Yozu,8 Ko Matsudaira2 1Department of Prosthetics and Orthotics and Assistive Technology, Faculty of Medical Technology...

Comparison of three tools for predicting primary osteoporosis in an elderly male population in Beijing: a cross-sectional study

Comparison of three tools for predicting primary osteoporosis in an elderly male population in Beijing: a cross-sectional study XiaoDong Zhang,1,* JiSheng Lin,1,* Yong Yang,1 Hao Wu,2 Yongjin Li,3 Xiuquan Yang,4 Qi Fei1,* 1Department of Orthopedics, Beijing Friendship Hospital, Capital Medical University, 2Fangzhuang Community Health Service Center, 3Tuanjiehu Community Health...

Functionality and Outcome in Older Patients with Severe Aortic Stenosis (FOOPAS): an interdisciplinary study concept for a prospective trial

Functionality and Outcome in Older Patients with Severe Aortic Stenosis (FOOPAS): an interdisciplinary study concept for a prospective trial Ferdinand Vogt,1 Susanne Wicklein,2 Markus Gosch,2 Jürgen Jessl,3 Wolfgang Hitzl,4 Theodor Fischlein,1 Matthias Pauschinger,3 Steffen Pfeiffer,1 Dennis Eckner3 1Department of Cardiac Surgery, Paracelsus Medical University, Nuremberg, Germany...

A cross-sectional study of inpatients with late stage of dementia in Southeast China and the associations between biochemical parameters and apolipoprotein E genotypes

A cross-sectional study of inpatients with late stage of dementia in Southeast China and the associations between biochemical parameters and apolipoprotein E genotypes Bin Jiang,1,2,* Xue-Ping Zhang,3,* Mei-Fang Chen,3 Zheng Wang,3 Ming-Xue Zhao,3 Bin-Hua Chen,3 Hong-Lei Li1 1Department of Neurology and Research Center of Neurology, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang...

Implementing Dementia Care Mapping as a practice development tool in dementia care services: a systematic review

Implementing Dementia Care Mapping as a practice development tool in dementia care services: a systematic review Claire A Surr, Alys W Griffiths, Rachael Kelley Centre for Dementia Research, School of Health and Community Studies, Leeds Beckett University, Leeds, UK Abstract: Dementia Care Mapping (DCM) is an observational tool set within a practice development process. Following...

Quality of life and psychological consequences in elderly patients after a hip fracture: a review

Quality of life and psychological consequences in elderly patients after a hip fracture: a review Konstantinos I Alexiou,1 Andreas Roushias,2 Sokratis E Varitimidis,1 Konstantinos N Malizos1 1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Trauma, Medical School, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece; 2Orthopaedic Department, Apollonion Private Hospital, Nicosia, Cyprus...

Integrating participatory ergonomic management in non-weight-bearing exercise and progressive resistance exercise on self-care and functional ability in aged farmers with knee osteoarthritis: a clustered randomized controlled trial

Integrating participatory ergonomic management in non-weight-bearing exercise and progressive resistance exercise on self-care and functional ability in aged farmers with knee osteoarthritis: a clustered randomized controlled trial Sang-arun Isaramalai,1 Kanokwan Hounsri,1 Chanon Kongkamol,2 Pornnit Wattanapisitkul,3 Napaporn Tangadulrat,3 Tippawan Kaewmanee,3 Varah...

Influence of cigarette smoking on hormone and lipid metabolism in women in late reproductive stage

Influence of cigarette smoking on hormone and lipid metabolism in women in late reproductive stage Małgorzata Szkup,1 Anna Jurczak,2 Beata Karakiewicz,3 Artur Kotwas,3 Jacek Kopeć,4 Elżbieta Grochans1 1Department of Nursing, 2Department of Clinical Nursing, 3Department of Public Health, Pomeranian Medical University in Szczecin, Szczecin, Poland; 4School of Population and Public...

Comparisons of predictive values of sarcopenia with different muscle mass indices in Korean rural older adults: a longitudinal analysis of the Aging Study of PyeongChang Rural Area

Comparisons of predictive values of sarcopenia with different muscle mass indices in Korean rural older adults: a longitudinal analysis of the Aging Study of PyeongChang Rural Area Il-Young Jang,1,2,* Hee-Won Jung,3,4,* Chang Ki Lee,5 Sang Soo Yu,2 Young Soo Lee,1 Eunju Lee1 1Department of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul...

Sex-related differences in effect-site concentration of remifentanil for preventing anesthetic emergence cough in elderly patients

Sex-related differences in effect-site concentration of remifentanil for preventing anesthetic emergence cough in elderly patients Sook Young Lee, Yun Yong Jeong, Byung Ho Lee, Ji Eun Kim Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Republic of Korea Purpose: Cough on anesthetic emergence should be prevented considering its dangerous...

Sources and directions of social support and life satisfaction among solitary Chinese older adults in Hong Kong: the mediating role of sense of loneliness

Sources and directions of social support and life satisfaction among solitary Chinese older adults in Hong Kong: the mediating role of sense of loneliness Xue Bai,1 Shuyan Yang,2 Martin Knapp3 1Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, People’s Republic of China; 2Department of Social Work, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong...

Clinical observations on the use of new anti-VEGF drug, conbercept, in age-related macular degeneration therapy: a meta-analysis

Clinical observations on the use of new anti-VEGF drug, conbercept, in age-related macular degeneration therapy: a meta-analysis Chunmei Cui, Hong Lu Department of Ophthalmology, Beijing Chao-Yang Hospital, Beijing, China Purpose: Conbercept is a new anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) drug approved for the treatment of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Although...

Profile of sugammadex for reversal of neuromuscular blockade in the elderly: current perspectives

Profile of sugammadex for reversal of neuromuscular blockade in the elderly: current perspectives Michele Carron, Francesco Bertoncello, Giovanna Ieppariello Department of Medicine, Anesthesiology, and Intensive Care, University of Padova, Padua, Italy Abstract: The number of elderly patients is increasing worldwide. This will have a significant impact on the practice of...

Pain Assessment in Impaired Cognition (PAIC): content validity of the Dutch version of a new and universal tool to measure pain in dementia

Pain Assessment in Impaired Cognition (PAIC): content validity of the Dutch version of a new and universal tool to measure pain in dementia Annelore H van Dalen-Kok,1 Wilco P Achterberg,1 Wieke E Rijkmans,1 Sara A Tukker-van Vuuren,1 Suzanne Delwel,2,3 Henrica CW de Vet,4 Frank Lobbezoo,2,5 Margot WM de Waal1 1Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Leiden University...

Clinical utility of the revised cardiac risk index in older Chinese patients with known coronary artery disease

Clinical utility of the revised cardiac risk index in older Chinese patients with known coronary artery disease Lu Che, Li Xu, Yuguang Huang, Chunhua Yu Department of Anesthesiology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, China Objectives: The revised Cardiac Risk Index (RCRI) is the most widely used risk prediction tool for postoperative cardiac adverse events. We aim...

Best strategies to recruit and enroll elderly Blacks into clinical and biomedical research

Best strategies to recruit and enroll elderly Blacks into clinical and biomedical research Lennox A Graham,1 Julius Ngwa,2 Oyonumo Ntekim,3 Oludolapo Ogunlana,4 Saba Wolday,4 Steven Johnson,3 Megan Johnson,4 Chimene Castor,3 Thomas V Fungwe,3 Thomas O Obisesan4 1Department of Health Management, College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA...

Hip muscle and hand-grip strength to differentiate between older fallers and non-fallers: a cross-sectional validity study

Hip muscle and hand-grip strength to differentiate between older fallers and non-fallers: a cross-sectional validity study Simone C Gafner,1,2 Caroline H Bastiaenen,2,3 Serge Ferrari,4 Gabriel Gold,5 Philippe Terrier,6,7 Roger Hilfiker,8 Lara Allet1,91Department of Physiotherapy, HES-SO University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland, Geneva, Switzerland...

Compression of the right coronary artery by an aortic pseudoaneurysm after infective endocarditis: an unusual case of myocardial ischemia

Compression of the right coronary artery by an aortic pseudoaneurysm after infective endocarditis: an unusual case of myocardial ischemia Juan Lacalzada-Almeida,1 Alejandro De la Rosa-Hernández,1 María Manuela Izquierdo-Gómez,1 Javier García-Niebla,2 Iván Hernández-Betancor,1 Juan Alfonso Bonilla-Arjona,3 Antonio Barragán-Acea,1 Ignacio Laynez-Cerdeña1 1Cardiology Department...

Drug prescription appropriateness in the elderly: an Italian study [Corrigendum]

Drug prescription appropriateness in the elderly: an Italian study [Corrigendum] Page 325, the author affiliations were incorrect, the correct affiliations are shown below:Nicola Allegri,1 Federica Rossi,2 Federica Del Signore,2 Paolo Bertazzoni,3 Roberto Bellazzi,4 Giorgio Sandrini,1,5 Tomaso Vecchi,1,5 Davide Liccione,1 Alessia Pascale,6 Stefano Govoni61Department of Brain and...

Average annual cost of Parkinson’s disease in São Paulo, Brazil, with a focus on disease-related motor symptoms

Average annual cost of Parkinson's disease in Sao Paulo, Brazil, with a focus on disease-related motor symptoms Tânia M Bovolenta,1 Sônia Maria Cesar de Azevedo Silva,2 Roberta Arb Saba,3 Vanderci Borges,2 Henrique Ballalai Ferraz,2 Andre C Felicio1 1Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein, São Paulo, 2Neurology Department, Federal University of São Paulo, UNIFESP, São Paulo...

A multicenter controlled study for dementia prevention through physical, cognitive and social activities – GESTALT-kompakt

A multicenter controlled study for dementia prevention through physical, cognitive and social activities - GESTALT-kompakt Anna Streber, Karim Abu-Omar, Christian Hentschke, Alfred Rütten Department of Sport Science and Sport, Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology, Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany Abstract: Prevention of...

A new data analysis approach for measuring longitudinal changes of metabolism in cognitively normal elderly adults

A new data analysis approach for measuring longitudinal changes of metabolism in cognitively normal elderly adults Sepideh Shokouhi,1 William R Riddle,1,† Hakmook Kang2 1Department of Radiology & Radiological Sciences, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA; 2Department of Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA †Dr William R...

Application of Haralick texture features in brain [18F]-florbetapir positron emission tomography without reference region normalization

Application of Haralick texture features in brain [18F]-florbetapir positron emission tomography without reference region normalization Desmond L Campbell,1 Hakmook Kang,2 Sepideh Shokouhi1 On behalf of The Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative 1Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, 2Department of Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Vanderbilt...

Impact of the number of aspiration risk factors on mortality and recurrence in community-onset pneumonia

Impact of the number of aspiration risk factors on mortality and recurrence in community-onset pneumonia Shingo Noguchi,1 Kazuhiro Yatera,1 Tatsuji Kato,2 Yasuo Chojin,2 Yoshihisa Fujino,3 Kentaro Akata,1 Toshinori Kawanami,1 Noriho Sakamoto,4 Hiroshi Mukae4 1Department of Respiratory Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan; 2Department of...

Heart-type fatty acid binding protein levels in elderly diabetics without known cardiovascular disease

Heart-type fatty acid binding protein levels in elderly diabetics without known cardiovascular disease Selvihan Beysel,1,2 Muhammed Kizilgul,3 Mustafa Ozbek,4 Mustafa Caliskan,5 Seyfullah Kan,6 Mahmut Apaydin,7 Ozgur Ozcelik,8 Erman Cakal4 1Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Eskisehir State Hospital, Eskisehir, 2Department of Medical Biology, Baskent University, Ankara...