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Book Chapter
Published: 17 August 2012
10.1159/000336465
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9930-6
... Abstract Multimorbidity is a common condition among elderly subjects, affecting mostly the very old, and leading to disability, reduced quality of life, and increased health care utilization. Data available on gender differences in the pattern of co-occurrence of chronic disorders suggest...
Book Chapter
Series: Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics
Volume: 42
Published: 29 November 2016
10.1159/000448544
EISBN: 978-3-318-05946-5
... cardiovascular disease, liver disease, metabolic abnormalities, chronic kidney disease, cognitive dysfunction, and osteoporosis, is higher in HIV-infected persons compared to their HIV-uninfected peers. These comorbid diseases tend to cluster in a single person, leading to multimorbidity and polypharmacy...
Book Chapter
Series: Key Issues in Mental Health
Volume: 179
Published: 01 December 2014
10.1159/000365544
EISBN: 978-3-318-02604-7
... Abstract The rising prevalence of chronic conditions also implies a rise in multimorbidity. Comorbid diseases are important because they influence the diagnostic process, the therapeutic approach, the effect of the treatment and ultimately the patient's outcome. Most studies on chronic diseases...
Book Chapter
Series: Key Issues in Mental Health
Volume: 179
Published: 01 December 2014
10.1159/000365545
EISBN: 978-3-318-02604-7
.... Health systems play a key role in addressing the challenges of noncommunicable diseases, mental health and multimorbidity, but have failed to tackle this effectively. Noncommunicable disease as well as noncommunicable/communicable disease multimorbidity cannot be managed from only a biomedical...
Book Chapter
Series: Key Issues in Mental Health
Volume: 179
Published: 01 December 2014
EISBN: 978-3-318-02604-7
...References References 1. Anderson G, et al: Chronic Conditions: Making the Case for Ongoing Care. Baltimore, Partnership for Solutions, 2002. 2. Fortin M, Stewart M, Poitras ME, et al: A systematic review of prevalence studies on multimorbidity: toward a more uniform methodology. Ann Fam...
Book Chapter
Published: 17 August 2012
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9930-6
...References References 1. Marengoni A, Angleman S, Melis R, Mangialasche F, Karp A, Garmen A, et al: Aging with multimorbidity: a systematic review of the literature. Ageing Res Rev 2011;430-439 2. van den Bussche H, Koller D, Kolonko T, Hansen H, Wegscheider K, Glaeske G, et al: Which...
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 54
Published: 17 December 2021
10.1159/000518816
EISBN: 978-3-318-06791-0
... that in addition to a high prevalence of specific and multiple aging-related chronic diseases ( multimorbidity ), CAYA cancer survivors seem to also have a higher risk of other aging phenotypes, including frailty, poor physical performance, and changes in body composition (low muscle and high fat mass). Risk...
Book Chapter
Series: Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics
Volume: 42
Published: 29 November 2016
10.1159/000448549
EISBN: 978-3-318-05946-5
... Abstract People aging with HIV present a unique challenge for providers. HIV-infected patients experience accentuated aging and multimorbidity, but are typically disconnected from geriatric care, which is limited by a shortage of geriatric providers worldwide. Consequently, HIV providers...
Book Chapter
Series: Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics
Volume: 42
Published: 29 November 2016
10.1159/000448539
EISBN: 978-3-318-05946-5
..., conclusions should be tentative. Certainly, biological processes that correlate with aging occur earlier in the older adult HIV population. Clinical manifestations of these biological processes are age-associated illnesses occurring in greater numbers (multimorbidity), but they are not accelerated...
Book Chapter
Series: Key Issues in Mental Health
Volume: 179
Published: 01 December 2014
10.1159/000365600
EISBN: 978-3-318-02604-7
.... In order to improve outcomes for people who present with comorbid and multimorbid health problems, healthcare professionals in all settings will need to acquire a range of specific skills. These include being able to explore the impact of physical and mental health problems on the patient...
Book Chapter
Series: Key Issues in Mental Health
Volume: 179
Published: 01 December 2014
EISBN: 978-3-318-02604-7
.... Britt HC, Harrison CM, Miller GC, Knox SA: Prevalence and patterns of multimorbidity in Australia. Med J Aust 2008;189:72-77. 36. AIHW: Chronic Disease and Participation in Work. Canberra, AIHW, 2009. 37. Boot C, Koppes L, can den Bossche S, Anema J, can der Beek A: Relation between perceived...
Book Chapter
Series: Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics
Volume: 42
Published: 29 November 2016
10.1159/000448546
EISBN: 978-3-318-05946-5
...-positive status. Overall, it is unclear how mental health and substance use problems affect combination antiretroviral therapy adherence, multimorbidity, polypharmacy, or treatment outcomes in this population, and further study is needed. Overview and Definitions In this chapter, we will describe...
Book Chapter
Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 184
Published: 11 February 2015
10.1159/000365497
EISBN: 978-3-318-02706-8
... Abstract Patient safety is a major concern in health care systems worldwide. Patients with serious conditions, multimorbidity, and with intense and fragmented health care utilization, like end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients, are at increased risk for suffering adverse events...
Book Chapter
Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 184
Published: 11 February 2015
10.1159/000365822
EISBN: 978-3-318-02706-8
... Abstract Patient safety is a major concern in medical practice. Today, the health care system is faced with a growing number of patients at increased risk with serious conditions, older patients, and multimorbidity and kidney disease. In these patients, not only the correct diagnostic but also...
Book Chapter
Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 184
Published: 11 February 2015
10.1159/000367905
EISBN: 978-3-318-02706-8
... outcome. Patient safety in perioperative environments requires permanent effort in organizational improvement, staff training, and maintenance of high standards in patient care and technical equipment. Even in multimorbid patients, anesthesia for vascular access surgery can be performed at low to moderate...
Book Chapter
Series: Key Issues in Mental Health
Volume: 179
Published: 01 December 2014
10.1159/000365522
EISBN: 978-3-318-02604-7
... and depression and as a model for prevalent multimorbidity. Amidst growing evidence of the bidirectional relationship between diabetes and depression at the pathophysiological, clinical, behavioral, and social levels [e.g. [ 1 ]], their co-occurrence also provides a window on a broader range...
Book Chapter
Series: Key Issues in Mental Health
Volume: 179
Published: 01 December 2014
10.1159/000365524
EISBN: 978-3-318-02604-7
..., arthritis, depression, asthma, diabetes and stroke [ 34 ], and these multimorbid disease combinations commonly also include depression [ 35 ]. With an ageing workforce globally, a greater understanding of how to promote the health and productivity of workers with multiple chronic illnesses is a priority...
Book Chapter
Series: Key Issues in Mental Health
Volume: 179
Published: 01 December 2014
EISBN: 978-3-318-02604-7
...References References 1. Bower P, Macdonald W, Harkness E, Gask L, Kendrick T, Valderas JM, Sibbald B: Multimorbidity, service organization and clinical decision making in primary care: a qualitative study. Fam Pract 2011;28:579-587. 2. Chew-Graham CA, Hunter C, Langer S, Stenhoff...
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 54
Published: 17 December 2021
EISBN: 978-3-318-06791-0
.... JAMA 2007 Jun;297(24):2705–15. 25. Marengoni A, Angleman S, Melis R, et al: Aging with multimorbidity: a systematic review of the literature. Aging Res Rev 2011;10:430–9. 26. Oeffinger KC, Mertens AC, Sklar CA, et al: Chronic health conditions in adult survivors of childhood cancer. N Engl J...
Book Chapter
Series: Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics
Volume: 42
Published: 29 November 2016
EISBN: 978-3-318-05946-5
...: Multimorbidity and functional status assessment. Curr Opin HIV AIDS 2014;9:386-397. 17. Althoff KN, Jacobson LP, Cranston RD, Detels R, Phair JP, Li X, Margolick JB: Age, comorbidities, and AIDS predict a frailty phenotype in men who have sex with men. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2014;69:189-198. 18...