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Gerontology (2023) 69 (8): 1027–1042.
Published Online: 08 August 2023
... symptoms of dementia (BPSD), positive emotional experiences, and social interaction in older people living with dementia. Methods: We set keywords and used Boolean operators to search the CINAHL, Cochrane Library, EMBASE, IEEE Digital Library, MEDLINE, PsycINFO, PubMed, Web of Science, Scopus, and Chinese...
Gerontology (2023) 69 (8): 1002–1013.
Published Online: 08 August 2023
... populations and in adult populations with cognitive impairment, but no review has assessed the suitability of GAS in older adults with neurodegenerative disease experiencing dementia or cognitive impairment, based on responsiveness. This study conducted a systematic review to evaluate the suitability of GAS...
Ying-Ren Chen, Wen-Yu Huang, Tso-Ying Lee, Hsin Chu, Kai-Jo Chiang, Hsiu-Ju Jen, Doresses Liu, Ruey Chen, Xiao Linda Kang, Yueh-Jung Lai, Kuei-Ru Chou
Gerontology (2023) 69 (10): 1175–1188.
Published Online: 01 August 2023
...Ying-Ren Chen; Wen-Yu Huang; Tso-Ying Lee; Hsin Chu; Kai-Jo Chiang; Hsiu-Ju Jen; Doresses Liu; Ruey Chen; Xiao Linda Kang; Yueh-Jung Lai; Kuei-Ru Chou Introduction: People with dementia often experience behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD), which are a major cause of caregiver...
Gerontology (2023) 69 (10): 1232–1244.
Published Online: 26 July 2023
...Houyu Zhao; Qiaorui Wen; Lin Zhuo; Shengfeng Wang; Siyan Zhan Introduction: The rapid growth in mobile phone use has led to public concern about its potential effects on the risk of dementia. This study aimed to investigate the association between mobile phone use in daily life and the risk...
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
... cognitive decline. In care for people with dementia, resilience-focused interventions can strengthen coping mechanisms to maintain functioning and well-being of the individual and their support network. A good example of improving resilience in the social and policy context is the introduction of age...
Gerontology (2023) 69 (5): 650–656.
Published Online: 09 May 2023
... were clinically diagnosed as having either mild cognitive impairment or dementia were included in this study. Participants were asked to perform 20-s repetitive elbow flexion-extension exercise with a memory exercise by counting backward from a two-digit number. During the test, all movements...
A.R.M. Saifuddin Ekram, Joanne Ryan, Sara E. Espinoza, Anne B. Newman, Anne M. Murray, Suzanne G. Orchard, Sharyn M. Fitzgerald, John J. McNeil, Michael E. Ernst, Robyn L. Woods
Gerontology (2023) 69 (5): 549–560.
Published Online: 09 May 2023
... correlates of physical frailty in healthy community-dwelling older adults and studied the effect of frailty on disability-free survival (DFS), defined as survival free of independence-limiting physical disability or dementia. Methods: This is a post hoc analysis of 19,114 community-dwelling older adults...
Gerontology (2023) 69 (3): 356–369.
Published Online: 07 March 2023
... of those outcomes remains understudied, and results of existing studies have been contradictory. Using a population-based longitudinal aging study, this paper will compare age at diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) or a related dementia and rates of cognitive decline between participants in same-sex...
Adi Turjeman, Fidi Koppel, Erica Franceschini, Dafna Yahav, Giovanni Dolci, Erica Bacca, Tanya Babich, Ebtehal Khazem, Eyal Baum, Rima Nassar, Roni Bitterman, Yael Dishon-Benatta, Nasreen Hassoun-Kheir, Antonella Santoro, Noa Eliakim-Raz, Itamar Poran, Barak Pertzov, Anat Stern, Yaakov Dickstein, Elias Maroun, Marina Raines, Marianna Meschiari, Jihad Bishara, Elad Goldberg, Claudia Venturelli, Mario Sarti, Cristina Mussini, Mical Paul, Leonard Leibovici
Gerontology (2023) 69 (3): 312–320.
Published Online: 07 March 2023
... for activities of daily living at baseline compared to 37.7% of RCT participants (228/604). Dementia was nearly 2-fold more frequent in nonincluded patients than those included (5.9% [36/613] versus 3.6% [22/604], p = 0.07). Patients who were not included in the RCT were more likely to acquire their infection...
Gerontology (2022) 68 (11): 1201–1213.
Published Online: 25 October 2022
...Pooneh Angoorani; Hanieh-Sadat Ejtahed; Seyed Davar Siadat; Farshad Sharifi; Bagher Larijani Background: Symptoms of cognitive impairments vary from mild without clinical manifestation to severe with advanced signs of dementia or Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Growing evidence in recent years has...
Gerontology (2022) 68 (6): 686–698.
Published Online: 07 June 2022
... or safety. The publisher and the editor(s) disclaim responsibility for any injury to persons or property resulting from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. 2022 Dementia Alzheimer’s disease Two-dimensional difference gel electrophoresis...
Avraham Weiss, Yichayaou Beloosesky, Rachel Gingold-Belfer, Yaara Leibovici-Weissman, Yochai Levy, Farhan Mulla, Nidal Issa, Doron Boltin, Nira Koren-Morag, Joseph Meyerovitch, Eran Sharon, Hemda Schmilovitz-Weiss
Gerontology (2022) 68 (12): 1375–1383.
Published Online: 22 March 2022
...Avraham Weiss; Yichayaou Beloosesky; Rachel Gingold-Belfer; Yaara Leibovici-Weissman; Yochai Levy; Farhan Mulla; Nidal Issa; Doron Boltin; Nira Koren-Morag; Joseph Meyerovitch; Eran Sharon; Hemda Schmilovitz-Weiss Introduction: The association of anemia with dementia in elders is controversial. We...
Yanxia Lu, Tamas Fülöp, Xinyi Gwee, Tih Shih Lee, Wee Shiong Lim, Mei Sian Chong, Philip Lin Kiat Yap, Keng Bee Yap, Fang Pan, Tze-Pin Ng
Gerontology (2022) 68 (9): 1061–1069.
Published Online: 26 January 2022
...Yanxia Lu; Tamas Fülöp; Xinyi Gwee; Tih Shih Lee; Wee Shiong Lim; Mei Sian Chong; Philip Lin Kiat Yap; Keng Bee Yap; Fang Pan; Tze-Pin Ng Introduction: There is empirical evidence that cardiovascular risk factors and vascular pathology contribute to cognitive impairment and dementia. Methods: We...
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
... Old age home Dementia Depression Aged 80 and over In the next decades, the proportion of individuals in highest age-group, 85 years and older, is projected to rise considerably . Due to the strong association between old age and the need for long-term care, the number of individuals...
Iris van der Heide, Marianne Heins, Robert Verheij, Hein P.J. van Hout, Anneke Francke, Karlijn Joling
Gerontology (2022) 68 (4): 442–452.
Published Online: 14 July 2021
...Iris van der Heide; Marianne Heins; Robert Verheij; Hein P.J. van Hout; Anneke Francke; Karlijn Joling Introduction: This study aims to provide insight into the prevalence of health problems and the frequency of general practitioner (GP) contacts in cohabiting partners of persons with dementia...
Jenna Littlejohn, Michael Bowen, Fofi Constantinidou, Piers Dawes, Christine Dickinson, Patricia Heyn, Emma Hooper, Tammy Hopper, Isabel Hubbard, Donna Langenbahn, Carrie L. Nieman, Manoj Rajagopal, Chryssoula Thodi, Barbara Weinstein, Walter Wittich, Iracema Leroi
Gerontology (2022) 68 (2): 121–135.
Published Online: 04 June 2021
..., and cognitive impairment commonly co-occur in older people. However, the rate of recognition and appropriate management of combined hearing and vision impairment in people with dementia impairment is low. The aim of this work was to codevelop internationally relevant, multidisciplinary practice recommendations...
He Zhou, Catherine Park, Mohammad Shahbazi, Michele K. York, Mark E. Kunik, Aanand D. Naik, Bijan Najafi
Gerontology (2022) 68 (2): 224–233.
Published Online: 10 May 2021
...He Zhou; Catherine Park; Mohammad Shahbazi; Michele K. York; Mark E. Kunik; Aanand D. Naik; Bijan Najafi Background: Cognitive frailty (CF), defined as the simultaneous presence of cognitive impairment and physical frailty, is a clinical symptom in early-stage dementia with promise in assessing...
Gerontology (2022) 68 (1): 106–120.
Published Online: 23 April 2021
...Sayeh Bayat; Gary Naglie; Mark J. Rapoport; Elaine Stasiulis; Michael J. Widener; Alex Mihailidis Introduction: An active lifestyle may protect older adults from cognitive decline. Yet, due to the complex nature of outdoor environments, many people living with dementia experience decreased access...
Gerontology (2021) 67 (5): 633–638.
Published Online: 26 March 2021
...Bing Ye; Tuck-Voon How; Charlene H. Chu; Alex Mihailidis Dementia drastically impacts the quality of life (QOL) of both people living with dementia (PLwD) and their family caregivers. As dementia progresses and care needs escalate, the likelihood of institutionalization is increased, which...
Jenni Vire, Marika Salminen, Paula Viikari, Tero Vahlberg, Seija Arve, Matti Viitanen, Laura Viikari
Gerontology (2021) 67 (4): 441–444.
Published Online: 15 March 2021
...Jenni Vire; Marika Salminen; Paula Viikari; Tero Vahlberg; Seija Arve; Matti Viitanen; Laura Viikari Background: An accurate identification of older individuals at increased risk of developing dementia is very important. Various dementia risk prediction models have been developed, but not all...