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9 p, 2.0 MB Early and intermediate age-related macular degeneration : update and clinical review / García Layana, Alfredo (Instituto de Salud Carlos III) ; Cabrera López, Francisco (Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria) ; García Arumí, José (Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron) ; Arias Barquet, Lluís (Universitat de Barcelona) ; Ruiz Moreno, José M. (Vissum Corporación Oftalmológica) ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of irreversible central vision loss in developed countries. With the aging of population, AMD will become globally an increasingly important and prevalent disease worldwide. [...]
2017 - 10.2147/CIA.S142685
Clinical Interventions in Aging, Vol. 12 (October 2017) , p. 1579-1587  
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9 p, 493.6 KB Frailty in community-dwelling older adults : association with adverse outcomes / Sánchez-García, Sergio (Epidemiology and Health Services Research Unit, Aging Area, Centro Médico Nacional Siglo XXI, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social) ; García-Peña, Carmen (Research Department, Instituto Nacional de Geriatría, Institutos Nacionales de Salud de México, Secretaría de Salud) ; Salvà, Antoni (Fundació Salut i Envelliment) ; Sánchez-Arenas, Rosalinda (Epidemiology and Health Services Research Unit, Aging Area, Centro Médico Nacional Siglo XXI, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social) ; Granados-García, Víctor (Epidemiology and Health Services Research Unit, Aging Area, Centro Médico Nacional Siglo XXI, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social) ; Cuadros-Moreno, Juan (Coordination of Health Education, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social) ; Velázquez-Olmedo, Laura Bárbara (Department of Public Health and Oral Epidemiology, Facultad de Odontología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Ciudad de México, México) ; Cárdenas-Bahena, Ángel (Epidemiology and Health Services Research Unit, Aging Area, Centro Médico Nacional Siglo XXI, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social) ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
The study of frailty is important to identify the additional needs of medical long-term care and prevent adverse outcomes in community dwelling older adults. This study aimed to determine the prevalence of frailty and its association with adverse outcomes in community dwelling older adults. [...]
2017 - 10.2147/CIA.S139860
Clinical Interventions in Aging, Vol. 12 (june 2017) , p. 1003-1011  
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26 p, 566.7 KB European Society for Swallowing Disorders - European Union Geriatric Medicine Society white paper : oropharyngeal dysphagia as a geriatric syndrome / Baijens, Laura WJ (Department of Otorhinolaryngology. Head and Neck Surgery, Maastricht University Medical Center) ; Clavé, Pere (Hospital de Mataró. Departament de Cirurgia) ; Cras, Patrick (Department of Neurology. Antwerp University Hospital) ; Ekberg, Olle (Department of Translational Medicine, Division of Medical Radiology, Skåne University Hospital, Malmö, Sweden) ; Forster, Alexandre (Clinique Bois-Bougy, Nyon, Switzerland) ; Kolb, Gerald F (Department of Geriatrics and Physical Medicine, Bonifatius Hospital, Lingen, Germany) ; Leners, Jean-Claude (Long Term Care and Hospice, Ettelbruck, Luxembourg) ; Masiero, Stefano (Rehabilitation Unit, Department of Neuroscience, Università di Padova) ; Mateos-Nozal, Jesús (Departmento de Medicina Geriátrica. Hospital Ramón y Cajal) ; Ortega, Omar (Hospital de Mataró. Departament de Cirurgia) ; Smithard, David G (Clinical Gerontology, Princess Royal University Hospital, King's College Hospital Foundation Trust, London, UK) ; Speyer, Renée (College of Healthcare Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia) ; Walshe, Margaret (Department of Clinical Speech and Language Studies, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland) ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
This position document has been developed by the Dysphagia Working Group, a committee of members from the European Society for Swallowing Disorders and the European Union Geriatric Medicine Society, and invited experts. [...]
2016 - 10.2147/CIA.S107750
Clinical Interventions in Aging, Vol. 11 (october 2016) , p. 1403-1428  
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20 p, 867.2 KB Oropharyngeal dysphagia in older persons - from pathophysiology to adequate intervention : a review and summary of an international expert meeting / Wirth, Rainer (Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg) ; Dziewas, Rainer (Department of Neurology, University Hospital Münster) ; Beck, Anne Marie (Department of Nutrition and Health, Faculty of Health and Technology, Metropolitan University College) ; Clavé, Pere (Hospital de Mataró) ; Hamdy, Shaheen (Centre for Gastrointestinal Sciences, Institute of Inflammation and Repair, University of Manchester, Salford Royal Hospital) ; Heppner, Hans Juergen (Helios Clinic Schwelm) ; Langmore, Susan (Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences, Boston University School of Medicine) ; Leischker, Andreas Herbert (Department of Geriatrics, Alexianer Hospital Krefeld, Krefeld, Germany) ; Martino, Rosemary (Department of Speech-Language Pathology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada) ; Pluschinski, Petra (Department of Phoniatrics and Pediatric Audiology, University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany) ; Rösler, Alexander (Department of Geriatrics, Marien Hospital Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany) ; Shaker, Reza (Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee) ; Warnecke, Tobias (Department of Neurology, University Hospital Münster) ; Sieber, Cornel Christian (Department of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, St John of God Hospital Regensburg) ; Volkert, Dorothee (Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg) ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Oropharyngeal dysphagia (OD) is a highly prevalent and growing condition in the older population. Although OD may cause very severe complications, it is often not detected, explored, and treated. Older patients are frequently unaware of their swallowing dysfunction which is one of the reasons why the consequences of OD, ie, aspiration, dehydration, and malnutrition, are regularly not attributed to dysphagia. [...]
2016 - 10.2147/CIA.S97481
Clinical Interventions in Aging, Vol. 11 (february 2016) , p. 189-208  
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11 p, 394.8 KB Effects of free leucine supplementation and resistance training on muscle strength and functional status in older adults : a randomized controlled trial / Trabal, Joan (Hospital Clínic Universitari de Barcelona. Departament de Endocrinologia i Nutrició) ; Forga, Maria (Hospital Clínic Universitari de Barcelona. Departament de Endocrinologia i Nutrició) ; Leyes, Pere (Hospital Clínic Universitari de Barcelona. Departament de Endocrinologia i Nutrició) ; Torres, Ferran (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Unitat de Bioestadística) ; Rubio, Jordi (Residencia Ballesol Almogavers, Grupo Ballesol, Barcelona) ; Prieto, Esther (Centre de Rehabilitacio, Fundació Amiba, Badalona, Catalonia) ; Farran-Codina, Andreu (Universitat de Barcelona. Departament de Nutrició i Ciències de l'Alimentació)
To assess the effect of free leucine supplementation combined with resistance training versus resistance training only on muscle strength and functional status in older adults. This was a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel study with two intervention groups. [...]
2015 - 10.2147/CIA.S75271
Clinical Interventions in Aging, Vol. 10 (april 2015) , p. 713-723  
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7 p, 347.4 KB Efficacy of treatment for hyperglycemic crisis in elderly diabetic patients in a day hospital / Benaiges, D (Institut Hospital del Mar d'Investigacions Mèdiques) ; Chillarón, JJ (Institut Hospital del Mar d'Investigacions Mèdiques) ; Carrera, MJ (Institut Hospital del Mar d'Investigacions Mèdiques) ; Cots, F (Parc de Salut Mar) ; Puig de Dou, J (Hospital del Mar. Departament d'endocrinologia i nutrició) ; Corominas, E (Hospital del Mar. Departament d'endocrinologia i nutrició) ; Pedro-Botet, J (Institut Hospital del Mar d'Investigacions Mèdiques) ; Flores-Le Roux, JA (Institut Hospital del Mar d'Investigacions Mèdiques) ; Claret, C (Hospital del Mar. Departament d'endocrinologia i nutrició) ; Goday Arnó, Albert (Institut Hospital del Mar d'Investigacions Mèdiques) ; Cano, JF (Institut Hospital del Mar d'Investigacions Mèdiques) ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
The purpose of this prospective cohort study was to compare the costs of day hospital (DH) care for hyperglycemic crisis in elderly diabetic patients with those of conventional hospitalization (CH). Secondary objectives were to compare these two clinical scenarios in terms of glycemic control, number of emergency and outpatient visits, readmissions, hypoglycemic episodes, and nosocomial morbidity. [...]
2014 - 10.2147/CIA.S60581
Clinical Interventions in Aging, Vol. 9 (may 2014) , p. 843-849  

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