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Pedram Ahmadnezhad, Jeffrey M. Burns, Abiodun E. Akinwuntan, Maud Ranchet, Alexandra Kondyli, Jonathan D. Mahnken, Hannes Devos
Gerontology (2023) 69 (11): 1307–1314.
Published Online: 09 August 2023
... (AV) technology is unknown. The aim was to evaluate safety and cognitive workload while operating AV technology in drivers with preclinical AD. Introduction: This cross-sectional study included 40 participants: 19 older adults (age 74.16 ± 4.78; MOCA scores 26.42 ± 2.52) with preclinical AD, evidenced...
Anders Rydström, Ruth Stephen, Ingemar Kåreholt, Alexander Darin Mattsson, Tiia Ngandu, Jenni Lehtisalo, Lars Bäckman, Nina Kemppainen, Juha Rinne, Shireen Sindi, Hilkka Soininen, Ritva Vanninen, Alina Solomon, Francesca Mangialasche
Gerontology (2023) 69 (8): 972–985.
Published Online: 08 August 2023
... between occupational mental demands and late-life cognition are poorly understood. The objective of this study was to assess whether the association between occupational complexity and cognition is related to and moderated by brain integrity in individuals at risk for dementia. Brain integrity...
Jane Maddock, Federico Gallo, Frank J. Wolters, Jean Stafford, Anna Marseglia, Serhiy Dekhtyar, Marta Lenart-Bugla, Eline Verspoor, Marieke Perry, Suraj Samtani, Myrra Vernooij-Dassen, Karin Wolf-Ostermann, Rene Melis, Henry Brodaty, Mohammad Arfan Ikram, Anna-Karin Welmer, Daniel Davis, George B. Ploubidis, Marcus Richards, Praveetha Patalay, on behalf of the SHARED Consortium
Gerontology (2023) 69 (11): 1330–1346.
Published Online: 27 July 2023
.... Ploubidis; Marcus Richards; Praveetha Patalay; on behalf of the SHARED Consortium Introduction: In this study, we examine whether social health markers measured at baseline are associated with differences in cognitive capability and the rate of cognitive decline over an 11-to-18-year period among older...
Geeske Peeters, Almar Kok, Simone R. de Bruin, Crétien van Campen, Maud Graff, Minke Nieuwboer, Martijn Huisman, Barbara van Munster, Eddy A. van der Zee, Martien J. Kas, Marieke Perry, Debby L. Gerritsen, Elisabeth Vreede-Chabot, Anne-Mei The, Hein van Hout, Franka C. Bakker, Wilco P. Achterberg, Jenny T. van der Steen, Carolien Smits, René Melis, Marcel Olde Rikkert
Gerontology (2023) 69 (7): 866–874.
Published Online: 04 July 2023
...; Jenny T. van der Steen; Carolien Smits; René Melis; Marcel Olde Rikkert The concept of resilience, i.e., the capacity of a system to bounce back after a stressor, is gaining interest across many fields of science, policy, and practice. To date, resilience research in people with cognitive decline has...
Gerontology (2023) 69 (9): 1137–1146.
Published Online: 05 June 2023
...Yuying Sun; Zhihui Wang; Shengzhi Sun; Lu Cui; Xiaoquan Zhu; Sai Yin Ho; Shige Qi Introduction: Cognitive stimulating activities and a healthy lifestyle are associated with less cognitive impairment. However, whether the association is varied by Apolipoprotein epsilon 4 (APOE ε4) allele carrier...
Gerontology (2023) 69 (3): 336–355.
Published Online: 07 March 2023
...Allison A.M. Bielak; Alan J. Gow Activity engagement is a modifiable factor that has been widely-cited as being good for the aging brain and cognition and represents a valuable target for reducing dementia risk. However, specific issues about activity engagement (mental, social, and physical...
Gerontology (2023) 69 (3): 356–369.
Published Online: 07 March 2023
...Douglas William Hanes; Sean A.P. Clouston Introduction: The ongoing marginalization of lesbian, gay, and bisexual people has been hypothesized to produce poorer late-in-life cognitive outcomes, according to mechanisms posited by minority stress and allostatic load theories. Yet the existence...
Gerontology (2023) 69 (1): 84–97.
Published Online: 12 January 2023
...Shawna Hopper; Nicole G. Hammond; Vanessa Taler; Arne Stinchcombe Introduction: Subjective cognitive decline (SCD), a self-reported decline in cognition in otherwise cognitively healthy people, has been acknowledged as a risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease. Using data from the Canadian Longitudinal...
Michele Kiesmann, Erik Sauleau, Raphaël Ewald Martin, Jeremy Danan, Arnaud Sauer, Stéphane Konrad, Frédéric Blanc, Thomas Vogel, Georges Kaltenbach, Elise Schmitt
Gerontology (2022) 68 (12): 1402–1414.
Published Online: 11 February 2022
... hypotension were excluded. Assessments of motor, visual, and cognitive functions were carried out during visits at baseline. Between visits at 12 and 24 months of follow-up, data were collected by phone call every 2 months (falls, traumatic falls, hospitalizations, cognitive fluctuations, delirium...
André Hajek, Elżbieta Buczak-Stec, Hendrik van den Bussche, Marion Eisele, Anke Oey, Birgitt Wiese, Siegfried Weyerer, Jochen Werle, Angela Fuchs, Michael Pentzek, Melanie Luppa, Alexander Pabst, Dagmar Weeg, Horst Bickel, Luca Kleineidam, Michael Wagner, Martin Scherer, Wolfgang Maier, Steffi G. Riedel-Heller, Hans-Helmut König
Gerontology (2022) 68 (8): 894–902.
Published Online: 10 November 2021
...), whereas it was not significantly associated with cognitive decline, depressive symptoms, and social support. Conclusion: Our findings stress the importance of gender, age, widowhood, and functional decline for institutionalization among the oldest old. Preventing or at least postponing functional decline...
Gerontology (2022) 68 (7): 771–779.
Published Online: 15 October 2021
.... However, MCIDs of many cognitive measures are not established. We aimed to determine MCIDs of the Digit Symbol Substitution Test ([DSST] processing speed measure), Stroop (inhibition measure), and Trail Making Test B-A (TMT; set-shifting measure), using anchor- and distribution-based approaches in older...
Stacy L. Andersen, Mengtian Du, Stephanie Cosentino, Nicole Schupf, Andrea L. Rosso, Thomas T. Perls, Paola Sebastiani, the Long Life Family Study
Gerontology (2022) 68 (1): 17–29.
Published Online: 04 May 2021
...Stacy L. Andersen; Mengtian Du; Stephanie Cosentino; Nicole Schupf; Andrea L. Rosso; Thomas T. Perls; Paola Sebastiani; the Long Life Family Study Introduction: Cross-sectional analyses have associated familial longevity with better cognitive function and lower risk of cognitive impairment...
Gerontology (2022) 68 (2): 234–240.
Published Online: 03 May 2021
...Ram kinker Mishra; Catherine Park; He Zhou; Bijan Najafi; T. Adam Thrasher Introduction: Parkinson’s disease (PD) progressively impairs motor and cognitive performance. The current tools to detect decline in motor and cognitive functioning are often impractical for busy clinics and home settings...
Katherine E. Dorociak, Nora Mattek, Jonathan Lee, Mira I Leese, Nicole Bouranis, Danish Imtiaz, Bridget M. Doane, John P.K. Bernstein, Jeffrey A. Kaye, Adriana M. Hughes
Gerontology (2021) 67 (6): 740–752.
Published Online: 07 April 2021
...Katherine E. Dorociak; Nora Mattek; Jonathan Lee; Mira I Leese; Nicole Bouranis; Danish Imtiaz; Bridget M. Doane; John P.K. Bernstein; Jeffrey A. Kaye; Adriana M. Hughes Introduction: Brief, Web-based, and self-administered cognitive assessments hold promise for early detection of cognitive decline...
John P.K. Bernstein, Nora Mattek, Katherine E. Dorociak, Zachary T. Beattie, Jeffrey A. Kaye, John E. Ferguson, Adriana M. Hughes
Gerontology (2022) 68 (1): 98–105.
Published Online: 07 April 2021
... to in the content or advertisements. Driving Cognition Self-regulation National Institutes of Health (NIH) 10.13039/100000002 From 1999 to 2017, the number of licensed drivers over age 65 years in the USA grew to 44 million, a 63% increase . This trend has been attributed...
Jennifer C. Davis, Ryan E. Rhodes, Karim M. Khan, Mohammad Ali Mansournia, Ahmad Khosravi, Patrick Chan, Mary Zhao, Deborah A. Jehu, Teresa Liu-Ambrose
Gerontology (2021) 67 (3): 350–356.
Published Online: 25 February 2021
... prevention, we aimed to identify baseline cognitive and mobility factors that predict adherence to the Otago Exercise Program (OEP) – a home-based exercise program proven to prevent falls. Methods: We conducted a secondary longitudinal analysis of data from a randomized clinical trial (RCT) (OEP compared...
Laura Zamarian, Lukas Lenhart, Melanie Nagele, Ruth Steiger, Elke Ruth Gizewski, Thomas Benke, Christoph Scherfler, Margarete Delazer
Gerontology (2020) 66 (6): 582–592.
Published Online: 25 September 2020
...Laura Zamarian; Lukas Lenhart; Melanie Nagele; Ruth Steiger; Elke Ruth Gizewski; Thomas Benke; Christoph Scherfler; Margarete Delazer Introduction: Previous studies have shown an association between a high health numeracy and good cognitive functioning. Objective: To investigate the moderation...
Gerontology (2020) 66 (6): 614–623.
Published Online: 09 September 2020
...Anna Cornelia Maria Bauer; Gerda Andringa The number of elderly is growing rapidly, including those that struggle with cognitive decline and, consequently, activities of daily living. Developing interventions that slow down cognitive decline would greatly benefit the autonomy of these elderly...
Gerontology (2020) 66 (5): 484–493.
Published Online: 13 July 2020
... as goal management strategies in the daily lives of older adults. The present study investigates predictors of self-reported use of SOC strategies in community-dwelling adults. We expected selection and especially compensation to be higher in individuals with worse subjective health and cognitive...
Ai Koyanagi, Hans Oh, Davy Vancampfort, Andre F. Carvalho, Nicola Veronese, Brendon Stubbs, Elvira Lara
Gerontology (2019) 65 (2): 155–163.
Published Online: 10 September 2018
...Ai Koyanagi; Hans Oh; Davy Vancampfort; Andre F. Carvalho; Nicola Veronese; Brendon Stubbs; Elvira Lara Background: Perceived stress may be a modifiable risk factor for mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and ultimately dementia, but studies on this topic from low- and middle-income countries (LMICs...