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Showing PubMed Articles 1–25 of 257 from Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

Friday 21st April 1284

Geriatric Nursing 2.0!


Mental Health Care Delivered to Younger and Older Adults by Office-Based Physicians Nationally.

To compare the provision of mental health care to older adults with that provided to younger adults.


Under Pressure: Financial Effect of the Hospital-Acquired Conditions Initiative-A Statewide Analysis of Pressure Ulcer Development and Payment.

To assess the financial effect of the 2008 Hospital-Acquired Conditions Initiative (HACI) pressure ulcer payment changes on Medicare, other payers, and hospitals.


Driving Errors in Persons with Dementia.

To differentiate driving errors in persons with dementia who fail a performance- based road test from errors in persons who pass.


Preinjury Physical Function and Frailty in Injured Older Adults: Self- Versus Proxy Responses.

To determine the extent to which proxy respondents can provide reliable reports.


Voice Changes in Elderly Adults: Prevalence and the Effect of Social, Behavioral, and Health Status on Voice Quality.

To estimate the prevalence of dysphonia and the effect of several risk factors on vocal quality in a representative population of older adults.


Daytime Physical Activity and Sleep in Hospitalized Older Adults: Association with Demographic Characteristics and Disease Severity.

To assess objectively measured daytime physical activity and sleep duration and efficiency in hospitalized older adults and explore associations with demographic characteristics and disease severity.


Factors Associated with Incomplete Bladder Emptying in Older Women with Overactive Bladder Symptoms.

To identify factors associated with incomplete bladder emptying in older women with overactive bladder (OAB) symptoms.


A 12-Week Physical and Cognitive Exercise Program Can Improve Cognitive Function and Neural Efficiency in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

To investigate whether a 12-week physical and cognitive exercise program can improve cognitive function and brain activation efficiency in community-dwelling older adults.

Monday 6th December 1277

Conformance to Depression Process Measures of Medicare Part B Beneficiaries in Primary Care Settings.

To evaluate conformance to depression screening, management, and outcome quality indicators and to evaluate individual characteristics associated with conformance to these indicators.

Thursday 2nd September 1277

Effects of a Multimodal Exercise Program on Physical Function, Falls, and Injuries in Older Women: A 2-Year Community-Based, Randomized Controlled Trial.

To investigate the effects of multimodal supervised exercise on physical functioning, falls, and related injuries in older women.

Sunday 3rd January 1277

Postdischarge Communication Between Home Health Nurses and Physicians: Measurement, Quality, and Outcomes.

To use natural language processing (NLP) of text from electronic medical records (EMRs) to identify failed communication attempts between home health nurses and physicians, to identify predictors of communication failure, and to assess the association between communication failure and hospital readmission.


Effect of Structured Physical Activity on Sleep-Wake Behaviors in Sedentary Elderly Adults with Mobility Limitations.

To evaluate the effect of structured physical activity on sleep-wake behaviors in sedentary community-dwelling elderly adults with mobility limitations.


Values of the Minimal Clinically Important Difference for the Neuropsychiatric Inventory Questionnaire in Individuals with Dementia.

To estimate the minimal clinically important difference (MCID) for the Neuropsychiatric Inventory Questionnaire (NPI-Q), a widely used measure of behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSDs) and associated caregiver stress.

Monday 28th October 1241

Decline in Activities of Daily Living After a Visit to a Canadian Emergency Department for Minor Injuries in Independent Older Adults: Are Frail Older Adults with Cognitive Impairment at Greater Risk?

To compare functional decline in activities of daily living (ADLs) of older adults visiting emergency departments (EDs) for minor injuries according to frailty and cognitive status.

Sunday 27th October 1241

Changes in Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I and Its Binding Proteins Are Associated with Diabetes Mellitus in Older Adults.

To determine whether changes in insulin-like growth factor (IGF) protein levels are greater in participants with type 2 diabetes mellitus or worsening glycemia than in normoglycemic individuals over a 9-year follow-up period.

Saturday 26th October 1241

Geriatric Care Boot Camp: An Interprofessional Education Program for Healthcare Professionals.

In response to the need for interprofessional geriatrics education, a half-day geriatric care boot camp for healthcare professionals was held that covered core concepts in geriatric medicine: delirium and dementia, medication management, palliative care, ethics, and a general overview of older adults. Aspects of the curriculum focused on interprofessional education, and the attendees and presenters were healthcare professionals from a wide variety of fields. Primary objectives were to determine changes in k...

Friday 25th October 1241

An Early Risk Index: The Original Frailty Measure?

Thursday 24th October 1241

Community-Based Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment of Short- and Long-Term Predictors of Cognitive Decline in Elderly Adults.

Wednesday 23rd October 1241

Distribution of Survival Times in a Real-World Cohort of Older Adults with Chronic Kidney Disease: The Median May Not Be the Message.

Tuesday 22nd October 1241

An Independent Association Between Urinary Incontinence and Falls in Chronic Benzodiazepine Users.

Monday 21st October 1241

Lumbar Pain As Unusual Presentation of Bone Marrow Metastatic Replacement by Colon Carcinoma.

Sunday 20th October 1241

Nonconvulsive Status Epilepticus: Master of Disguise.

Saturday 19th October 1241

Late-Onset Sarcoidosis in a 77-Year-Old Man.

Friday 18th October 1241

High-Calorie Supplements for Treatment of Anorexia or Cachexia in Older Adults.