Clinical Interventions in Aging

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List of Papers (Total 1,141)

Mild cognitive impairment in maintenance hemodialysis patients: a cross-sectional survey and cohort study

Mild cognitive impairment in maintenance hemodialysis patients: a cross-sectional survey and cohort study Xiaohua Pei,1,* Shuyuan Lai,1,* Xianglan He,1 Nakimera Pearl Masembe,1 Haichuan Yuan,1 Zhenzhu Yong,1 Bei Zhu,1 Jianqing Wu,2 Weihong Zhao1 1Department of Geriatric Nephrology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China; 2Department...

Mitochondrial encephalomyopathy with lactic acidosis and stroke-like episodes in an older adult mimicking cerebral infarction: a Chinese case report

Mitochondrial encephalomyopathy with lactic acidosis and stroke-like episodes in an older adult mimicking cerebral infarction: a Chinese case report Gao-Li Fang,1 Yang Zheng,2 Yin-Xi Zhang2 1Department of Neurology, Hangzhou Red Cross Hospital, Hangzhou, China; 2Department of Neurology, Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China Abstract...

Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo in the elderly: current insights

Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo in the elderly: current insights DG Balatsouras,1 G Koukoutsis,1 A Fassolis,1 A Moukos,1 A Apris2 1Department of ENT, Tzanion General Hospital of Piraeus, Piraeus, Greece; 2Department of ENT, Nicosia General Hospital, Nicosia, Cyprus Abstract: Balance disorders, unsteadiness, dizziness and vertigo in the elderly are a significant health...

Effect of passive finger exercises on grip strength and the ability to perform activities of daily living for older people with dementia: a 12-week randomized controlled trial

Effect of passive finger exercises on grip strength and the ability to perform activities of daily living for older people with dementia: a 12-week randomized controlled trial Bingbing Liu,1 Xueping Chen,1 Yang Li,1 Hui Liu,2 Shasha Guo,2 Ping Yu3 1Nursing Department, Qianjiang College, Hangzhou Normal University, Hangzhou, China; 2Medicine Department, Hangzhou Normal University...

Low skeletal muscle mass as a risk factor for postoperative delirium in elderly patients undergoing colorectal cancer surgery

Low skeletal muscle mass as a risk factor for postoperative delirium in elderly patients undergoing colorectal cancer surgery Christina Alexa Mosk,1 Jeroen LA van Vugt,2 Huub de Jonge,1 Carlijn DM Witjes,2 Stefan Buettner,2 Jan NM Ijzermans,2 Lijckle van der Laan11Department of Surgery, Amphia Hospital, Breda, the Netherlands; 2Department of Surgery, Erasmus MC University Medical...

Cognitive function and 3-year mortality in the very elderly Chinese population with chronic kidney disease

Cognitive function and 3-year mortality in the very elderly Chinese population with chronic kidney disease Kunhao Bai,1,2 Yujing Pan,3 Fanghong Lu,4 Yingxin Zhao,4 Fang Wang,1,5 Luxia Zhang1,5,6 1Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, People’s Republic of China; 2Department of Endoscopy, Sun Yat-sen University Cancer Center, State Key...

Identification of the optimal cognitive drugs among Alzheimer’s disease: a Bayesian meta-analytic review

Identification of the optimal cognitive drugs among Alzheimer's disease: a Bayesian meta-analytic review Jinghong Liang, Jiayu Li, Ruixia Jia, Yingquan Wang, Rongkun Wu, Hongbo Zhang, Lei Hang, Yong Xu Department of Child Health, Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Preventive and Translational Medicine for Geriatric Diseases, School of Public Health, Soochow University, Suzhou, China...

Elevated serum Il-6 and adiponectin levels are associated with frailty and physical function in Chinese older adults

Elevated serum Il-6 and adiponectin levels are associated with frailty and physical function in Chinese older adults Lina Ma, Guiming Sha, Yaxin Zhang, Yun Li Department of Geriatrics, Xuanwu Hospital, Capital Medical University, National Clinical Research Center for Geriatric Disorders, Beijing 100053, China Purpose: Frailty is associated with adverse health outcomes. Its...

Conservative treatment cures an elderly pituitary apoplexy patient with oculomotor paralysis and optic nerve compression: a case report and systematic review of the literature

Conservative treatment cures an elderly pituitary apoplexy patient with oculomotor paralysis and optic nerve compression: a case report and systematic review of the literature Yanghua Fan, Xinjie Bao, Renzhi Wang Department of Neurosurgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China Background...

Screening mammography use in older women according to health status: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Screening mammography use in older women according to health status: a systematic review and meta-analysis Joshua Demb,1,2 Tomi Akinyemiju,3 Isabel Allen,1 Tracy Onega,4 Robert A Hiatt,1 Dejana Braithwaite2 1Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA; 2Department of Oncology, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington...

The diagnostic accuracy of median nerve ultrasonography in elderly patients with carpal tunnel syndrome: sensitivity and specificity assessment

The diagnostic accuracy of median nerve ultrasonography in elderly patients with carpal tunnel syndrome: sensitivity and specificity assessment Reza Salman Roghani,1,2 Seyed Ebrahim Hashemi,2 Mohammad Taghi Holisaz,2 Faeze Gohari,3 Ahmad Delbari,4 Johan Lokk1 1Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden; 2Physical Medicine and...

Clinical efficacy and safety of donepezil in the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease in Chinese patients

Clinical efficacy and safety of donepezil in the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease in Chinese patients Nan Zhang,1,2 Marc L Gordon3,4 1Department of Neurology, Tianjin Medical University General Hospital, Tianjin Neurological Institute, Tianjin, People’s Republic of China; 2Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Tianjin Medical University General Hospital Airport Hospital...

High bone turnover status as a risk factor in symptomatic hypocalcemia following denosumab treatment in a male patient with osteoporosis

High bone turnover status as a risk factor in symptomatic hypocalcemia following denosumab treatment in a male patient with osteoporosis Koji Ishikawa,1–3 Takashi Nagai,1 Koki Tsuchiya,1 Yusuke Oshita,3 Takuma Kuroda,1 Hiroshi Ito,1 Soji Tani,1 Yusuke Dodo,1 Tomoaki Toyone,1 Katsunori Inagaki1 1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Showa University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan...

The impact of pelvic floor muscle training on the myostatin concentration and severity of urinary incontinence in elderly women with stress urinary incontinence – a pilot study

The impact of pelvic floor muscle training on the myostatin concentration and severity of urinary incontinence in elderly women with stress urinary incontinence - a pilot study Agnieszka Radzimińska,1 Magdalena Weber-Rajek,1 Agnieszka Strączyńska,1 Marta Podhorecka,2 Mariusz Kozakiewicz,3 Kornelia Kędziora-Kornatowska,2 Aleksander Goch1 1Department of Physiotherapy, Collegium...

Magnitude of dural tube compression does not show a predictive value for symptomatic lumbar spinal stenosis for 1-year follow-up: a prospective cohort study in the community

Magnitude of dural tube compression does not show a predictive value for symptomatic lumbar spinal stenosis for 1-year follow-up: a prospective cohort study in the community Koji Otani, Shin-ichi Kikuchi, Takuya Nikaido, Shin-ichi Konno Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Fukushima, Japan Background: The North American Spine Society...

Hidden blood loss and its risk factors after hip hemiarthroplasty for displaced femoral neck fractures: a cross-sectional study

Hidden blood loss and its risk factors after hip hemiarthroplasty for displaced femoral neck fractures: a cross-sectional study Wei-jun Guo,1,* Ji-qi Wang,1,* Wei-jiang Zhang,1 Wei-kang Wang,2 Ding Xu,2 Peng Luo1 1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Second Affiliated Hospital and Yuying Children’s Hospital of Wenzhou Medical University, Wenzhou, People’s Republic of China...

Low bone mineral density is associated with global coronary atherosclerotic plaque burden in stable angina patients

Low bone mineral density is associated with global coronary atherosclerotic plaque burden in stable angina patients Xue-qiang Guan,1 Yang-jing Xue,2 Jie Wang,2 Jun Ma,2 Yue-chun Li,2 Cheng Zheng,2 Sai-zhu Wu1 1Department of Cardiology, Nanfang Hospital, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, People’s Republic of China; 2Department of Cardiology, Second Affiliated Hospital of...

Knowledge and willingness of physicians about deprescribing among older patients: a qualitative study

Knowledge and willingness of physicians about deprescribing among older patients: a qualitative study Maha M AlRasheed,1 Tariq M Alhawassi,1–3 Alanoud Alanazi,1 Nouf Aloudah,1 Fowad Khurshid,1 Mohammed Alsultan1 1Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; 2Medication Safety Research Chair, College of Pharmacy, King Saud...

Current perspective for tube feeding in the elderly: from identifying malnutrition to providing of enteral nutrition

Current perspective for tube feeding in the elderly: from identifying malnutrition to providing of enteral nutrition Manpreet S Mundi,1 Jayshil Patel,2 Stephen A McClave,3 Ryan T Hurt3–5 1Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, and Nutrition, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA; 2Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee...

Comparison of the acute effects of traditional versus high velocity resistance training on metabolic, cardiovascular, and psychophysiological responses in elderly hypertensive women

Comparison of the acute effects of traditional versus high velocity resistance training on metabolic, cardiovascular, and psychophysiological responses in elderly hypertensive women Vânia Silva Macedo Orsano,1,2 Wilson Max Almeida Monteiro de Moraes,2 Nuno Manuel Frade de Sousa,3 Felipe Carmo de Moura,2 Ramires Alsamir Tibana,4 Alessandro de Oliveira Silva,5 Silvana Schwerz...

Aging brain: the effect of combined cognitive and physical training on cognition as compared to cognitive and physical training alone – a systematic review

Aging brain: the effect of combined cognitive and physical training on cognition as compared to cognitive and physical training alone - a systematic review Clémence Joubert, Hanna Chainay Laboratory for the Study of Cognitive Mechanisms, University of Lyon 2, Lyon, France Abstract: This review presents a critical examination of current knowledge of the impact of combined...

Nutritional and physical exercise programs for older people: program format preferences and (dis)incentives to participate

Nutritional and physical exercise programs for older people: program format preferences and (dis)incentives to participate Lenore Dedeyne,1 Louise Dewinter,1 Aniko Lovik,2 Sabine Verschueren,3 Jos Tournoy,1,4 Evelien Gielen1,4 1Department of Chronic Diseases, Metabolism and Ageing, KU Leuven – University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium; 2L-BioStat, KU Leuven – University of Leuven...

A novel pain assessment tool incorporating automated facial analysis: interrater reliability in advanced dementia

A novel pain assessment tool incorporating automated facial analysis: interrater reliability in advanced dementia Mustafa Atee,1 Kreshnik Hoti,1,2 Richard Parsons,1 Jeffery D Hughes1 1School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Curtin University, Bentley, WA, Australia; 2Division of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Pristina, Prishtina...

Frailty and nutritional status in older people: the Mini Nutritional Assessment as a screening tool for the identification of frail subjects

Frailty and nutritional status in older people: the Mini Nutritional Assessment as a screening tool for the identification of frail subjects Alessia Valentini,1 Massimo Federici,1 Maria Assunta Cianfarani,1 Umberto Tarantino,2 Aldo Bertoli1 1Department of Systems Medicine, University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Rome, Italy; 2Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of...

Identification of the drug-use behaviors of the elderly living in nursing homes

Identification of the drug-use behaviors of the elderly living in nursing homes Ayse Ferdane Oguzoncul,1 Emel Ercan,2 Evrim Celebi3 1Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey; 2Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University Hospital, Elazig, Turkey; 3Faculty of Health Sciences, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey Objective...