Geriatrics & Gerontology International

Cover image for Vol. 13 Issue 1

January 2013

Volume 13, Issue 1

Pages 1–241

  1. EDITORIAL

    1. Top of page
    2. EDITORIAL
    3. REVIEW ARTICLES
    4. ORIGINAL ARTICLES: EPIDEMIOLOGY, CLINICAL PRACTICE AND HEALTH
    5. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: BIOLOGY
    6. CASE REPORT
    7. LETTER TO THE EDITOR
    1. Psychotropics for patients with dementia (pages 1–2)

      Kazumi Asanuma, Shiori Sumi, Masahiko Fujii and Hidetada Sasaki

      Article first published online: 3 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00933.x

  2. REVIEW ARTICLES

    1. Top of page
    2. EDITORIAL
    3. REVIEW ARTICLES
    4. ORIGINAL ARTICLES: EPIDEMIOLOGY, CLINICAL PRACTICE AND HEALTH
    5. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: BIOLOGY
    6. CASE REPORT
    7. LETTER TO THE EDITOR
    1. Tai chi and reduction of depressive symptoms for older adults: A meta-analysis of randomized trials (pages 3–12)

      Iris Chi, Maryalice Jordan-Marsh, Man Guo, Bin Xie and Zhenggang Bai

      Article first published online: 10 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00882.x

    2. Cognitive aging affects motor performance and learning (pages 19–27)

      Jie Ren, Yan D Wu, John SY Chan and Jin H Yan

      Article first published online: 23 JUL 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00914.x

    3. Cognitive dysfunction: An emerging concept of a new diabetic complication in the elderly (pages 28–34)

      Hiroyuki Umegaki, Toshio Hayashi, Hideki Nomura, Madoka Yanagawa, Zen Nonogaki, Hirotaka Nakshima and Masafumi Kuzuya

      Article first published online: 6 AUG 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00922.x

  3. ORIGINAL ARTICLES: EPIDEMIOLOGY, CLINICAL PRACTICE AND HEALTH

    1. Top of page
    2. EDITORIAL
    3. REVIEW ARTICLES
    4. ORIGINAL ARTICLES: EPIDEMIOLOGY, CLINICAL PRACTICE AND HEALTH
    5. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: BIOLOGY
    6. CASE REPORT
    7. LETTER TO THE EDITOR
    1. Mini Nutritional Assessment and functional capacity in community-dwelling elderly in Rural Luozi, Democratic Republic of Congo (pages 35–42)

      Muzembo Basilua Andre, Narongpon Dumavibhat, N'landu Roger Ngatu, Masamitsu Eitoku, Ryoji Hirota and Narufumi Suganuma

      Article first published online: 25 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00852.x

    2. Effect of oral health dental state and risk of malnutrition in elderly people (pages 43–49)

      Pia Lopez-Jornet, Manuel Saura-Perez and Nieves Llevat-Espinosa

      Article first published online: 25 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00853.x

    3. Relationship between nutrition status and dental occlusion in community-dwelling frail elderly people (pages 50–54)

      Takeshi Kikutani, Mitsuyoshi Yoshida, Hiromi Enoki, Yoshihisa Yamashita, Sumio Akifusa, Yoshihiro Shimazaki, Hirohiko Hirano and Fumio Tamura

      Article first published online: 11 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00855.x

    4. Effectiveness of acute geriatric units in the real world: The case of short-term mortality among seniors hospitalized for pneumonia (pages 55–62)

      Yew Yoong Ding, John Abisheganaden, Wai Fung Chong, Bee Hoon Heng and Tow Keang Lim

      Article first published online: 11 APR 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00858.x

    5. Comprehensive geriatric functional analysis of elderly populations in four categories of the long-term care insurance system in a rural, depopulated and aging town in Japan (pages 63–69)

      Wenling Chen, Eriko Fukutomi, Taizo Wada, Yasuko Ishimoto, Yumi Kimura, Yoriko Kasahara, Ryota Sakamoto, Kiyohito Okumiya and Kozo Matsubayashi

      Article first published online: 4 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00859.x

    6. Effects of health literacy to self-efficacy and preventive care utilization among older adults (pages 70–76)

      Ji-Zhen Chen, Hui-Chuan Hsu, Ho-Jui Tung and Ling-Yen Pan

      Article first published online: 4 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00862.x

    7. Cognitive impairments and functional declines in older adults at high risk for care needs (pages 77–82)

      Hiroyuki Umegaki, Yusuke Suzuki, Madoka Yanagawa, Zen Nonogaki, Hirotaka Nakashima, Masufumi Kuzuya and Hidetoshi Endo

      Article first published online: 4 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00864.x

    8. Characteristics of cognitive function in early and late stages of amnestic mild cognitive impairment (pages 83–89)

      Takehiko Doi, Hiroyuki Shimada, Hyuma Makizako, Daisuke Yoshida, Hiroshi Shimokata, Kengo Ito, Yukihiko Washimi, Hidetoshi Endo and Takao Suzuki

      Article first published online: 4 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00865.x

    9. Effects of cilostazol on cognition and regional cerebral blood flow in patients with Alzheimer's disease and cerebrovascular disease: A pilot study (pages 90–97)

      Hirofumi Sakurai, Haruo Hanyu, Tomohiko Sato, Kazumasa Kume, Kentaro Hirao, Hidekazu Kanetaka and Toshihiko Iwamoto

      Article first published online: 4 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00866.x

    10. Analysis of the normative conditions of oral health, depression and serotonin-transporter-linked promoter region polymorphisms in an elderly population (pages 98–106)

      Danilo Cangussu Mendes, Thiago Fonseca Silva, Lucas de Oliveira Barros, Marcos Vinícius Macêdo de Oliveira, Leonardo Tadeu Vieira, Desirée Sant'Ana Haikal, André Luiz Sena Guimarães and Alfredo Maurício Batista De Paula

      Article first published online: 4 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00867.x

    11. Sex differences in the impact of diabetes on the risk of geriatric conditions (pages 116–122)

      Feng-Ping Lu, Ding-Cheng Chan, Hsu-Ko Kuo and Shwu-Chong Wu

      Article first published online: 10 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00870.x

    12. Incidence of post-stroke delirium and 1-year outcome (pages 123–129)

      Doris Ka Ying Miu and June Chui Yan Yeung

      Article first published online: 6 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00871.x

    13. Individual's perspective of local community environment and health indicators in older adults (pages 130–138)

      Carolina Giraldez-Garcia, Maria João Forjaz, Maria-Eugenia Prieto-Flores, Fermina Rojo-Perez, Gloria Fernandez-Mayoralas and Pablo Martinez-Martin

      Article first published online: 6 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00872.x

    14. Subjective memory impairment, objective cognitive functioning and social activity in French older people: Findings from the Three Cities study (pages 139–145)

      Mirella Genziani, Robert Stewart, Yannick Béjot, Hélène Amieva, Sylvaine Artero and Karen Ritchie

      Article first published online: 6 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00873.x

    15. Management and risk factors for mortality in very elderly patients with acute myocardial infarction (pages 146–151)

      Alfredo Renilla, Manuel Barreiro, Vicente Barriales, Francisco Torres, Paloma Alvarez and Jose L Lambert

      Article first published online: 6 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00876.x

    16. Effects of a laughter and exercise program on physiological and psychological health among community-dwelling elderly in Japan: Randomized controlled trial (pages 152–160)

      Mayumi Hirosaki, Tetsuya Ohira, Mitsugu Kajiura, Masahiko Kiyama, Akihiko Kitamura, Shinichi Sato and Hiroyasu Iso

      Article first published online: 6 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00877.x

    17. Factors associated with life-space in older adults with amnestic mild cognitive impairment (pages 161–166)

      Kazuki Uemura, Hiroyuki Shimada, Hyuma Makizako, Daisuke Yoshida, Takehiko Doi, Minoru Yamada and Takao Suzuki

      Article first published online: 10 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00878.x

    18. Impact of pharmacy outreach services on blood pressure management in the elderly community of Hong Kong (pages 175–181)

      Vivian WY Lee, Pang Tin Yi, Kathy WY Kong, Peter KH Chan and Fanny LM Kwok

      Article first published online: 10 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00881.x

    19. Damping control of balance in the medial/lateral direction and the risk of falling in the elderly (pages 182–189)

      Mitsuhiro Aoki, Takesumi Nishihori, Yifa Jiang, Sachio Nagasaki, Takanori Wakaoka and Yatsuji Ito

      Article first published online: 10 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00884.x

    20. Do clinical characteristics and outcome in nonagenarians with a hip fracture differ from younger patients? (pages 190–197)

      Anne JH Vochteloo, Boudewijn LS Borger van der Burg, Wim E Tuinebreijer, Mark R de Vries, Arthur HP Niggebrugge, Rolf M Bloem, Andrea B Maier, Rob GHH Nelissen and Peter Pilot

      Article first published online: 11 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00885.x

    21. Multimodal exercise intervention improves frontal cognitive functions and gait in Alzheimer's disease: A controlled trial (pages 198–203)

      Flávia Gomes de Melo Coelho, Larissa Pires Andrade, Renata Valle Pedroso, Ruth Ferreira Santos-Galduroz, Sebastião Gobbi, José Luiz Riani Costa and Lilian Teresa Bucken Gobbi

      Article first published online: 11 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00887.x

    22. Causes of recurrent or persistent anemia in older people from the results of the São Paulo Ageing & Health Study (pages 204–208)

      Itamar S Santos, Márcia Scazufca, Paulo A Lotufo, Paulo R Menezes and Isabela M Benseñor

      Article first published online: 11 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00888.x

    23. Effects of water-based exercise in obese older women: Impact of short-term follow-up study on anthropometric, functional fitness and quality of life parameters (pages 209–214)

      Roberta Luksevicius Rica, Renata Meireles Mendes Carneiro, Andrey Jorge Serra, Daniel Rodriguez, Francisco L Pontes Junior and Danilo Sales Bocalini

      Article first published online: 14 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00889.x

  4. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: BIOLOGY

    1. Top of page
    2. EDITORIAL
    3. REVIEW ARTICLES
    4. ORIGINAL ARTICLES: EPIDEMIOLOGY, CLINICAL PRACTICE AND HEALTH
    5. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: BIOLOGY
    6. CASE REPORT
    7. LETTER TO THE EDITOR
    1. Brain accumulation of amyloid β protein visualized by positron emission tomography and BF-227 in Alzheimer's disease patients with or without diabetes mellitus (pages 215–221)

      Naoki Tomita, Katsutoshi Furukawa, Nobuyuki Okamura, Manabu Tashiro, Kaori Une, Shozo Furumoto, Ren Iwata, Kazuhiko Yanai, Yukitsuka Kudo and Hiroyuki Arai

      Article first published online: 10 JUN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00880.x

  5. CASE REPORT

    1. Top of page
    2. EDITORIAL
    3. REVIEW ARTICLES
    4. ORIGINAL ARTICLES: EPIDEMIOLOGY, CLINICAL PRACTICE AND HEALTH
    5. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: BIOLOGY
    6. CASE REPORT
    7. LETTER TO THE EDITOR
    1. Acute exogenous lipoid pneumonia caused by accidental kerosene ingestion in an elderly patient with dementia: A case report (pages 222–225)

      Hiroshi Gotanda, Yumi Kameyama, Yasuhiro Yamaguchi, Masaki Ishii, Yoko Hanaoka, Hiroshi Yamamoto, Sumito Ogawa, Katsuya Iijima, Masahiro Akishita and Yasuyoshi Ouchi

      Article first published online: 3 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00896.x

  6. LETTER TO THE EDITOR

    1. Top of page
    2. EDITORIAL
    3. REVIEW ARTICLES
    4. ORIGINAL ARTICLES: EPIDEMIOLOGY, CLINICAL PRACTICE AND HEALTH
    5. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: BIOLOGY
    6. CASE REPORT
    7. LETTER TO THE EDITOR
    1. CASE REPORT

      Elderly case of giant liver cyst presenting with inferior vena cava syndrome and decreased activities of daily life (pages 226–227)

      Naoki Saji, Hirotaka Shimizu, Mitsuharu Nakamoto, Kazumi Kimura and Yasushi Kita

      Article first published online: 3 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00901.x

    2. Marked improvement of elderly postprandial hypotension by dipeptidyl peptidase IV inhibitor (pages 227–229)

      Akihiko Yonenaga, Hidetaka Ota, Masayuki Honda, Daisuke Koshiyama, Takashi Yagi, Yoko Hanaoka, Hiroshi Yamamoto, Yasuhiro Yamaguchi, Katsuya Iijima, Masahiro Akishita and Yasuyoshi Ouchi

      Article first published online: 3 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00903.x

    3. A 70-year-old man with dementia and ataxia (pages 229–230)

      Nilay Kumar, Jatinder Goyal and William A Curry

      Article first published online: 3 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00921.x

    4. Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic autoantibody-associated vasculitis in the very elderly: A 90-year-old iron lady (pages 230–232)

      Gabriele Donati, Giuseppe Cianciolo, Gaetano La Manna, Marco Fusconi, Concettina Raimondi, Valeria Grandinetti, Chimene Kwin Kwedi, Silvia Righi, Silvia Ferri and Sergio Stefoni

      Article first published online: 3 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00924.x

    5. Endoscopic removal of an immigrant (Taenia saginata) from the stomach of a geriatric patient (pages 232–233)

      İsmail Hakkı Kalkan, Aydın Şeref Köksal, Erkin Öztaş, Ayşe Yasemin Tezer Tekçe, Hakan Yildiz and Öykü Tayfur

      Article first published online: 3 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00939.x

    6. RESEARCH STUDIES

      Association between subjective memory complaints and mental health well-being in urban community-dwelling elderly in Japan (pages 234–235)

      Kae Ito, Hiroki Inagaki, Mika Sugiyama, Tsuyoshi Okamura, Kentaro Shimokado and Shuichi Awata

      Article first published online: 3 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00883.x

    7. Surrogate by care managers for individuals with insufficient mental capacity (pages 235–236)

      Joji Onishi, Yusuke Suzuki, Hidetoshi Endo and Ichiro Kai

      Article first published online: 3 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00886.x

    8. Nobiletin-rich Citrus reticulata peels, a kampo medicine for Alzheimer's disease: A case series (pages 236–238)

      Takashi Seki, Tetsuharu Kamiya, Katsutoshi Furukawa, Masako Azumi, Satoshi Ishizuka, Shin Takayama, Satoru Nagase, Hiroyuki Arai, Tohru Yamakuni and Nobuo Yaegashi

      Article first published online: 3 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00892.x

    9. Parkinson's disease and lung cancer: A population-based case–control study in Taiwan (pages 238–240)

      Shih-Wei Lai, Kuan-Fu Liao, Chih-Hsueh Lin, Pang-Yao Tsai and Fung-Chang Sung

      Article first published online: 3 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00919.x

    10. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis accompanying elevated catecholamines occurring as a complication of takotsubo cardiomyopathy (pages 240–241)

      Yutaka Suzuki, Minoru Oishi, Akira Kanno, Katsuhiko Ogawa, Mariko Fujisawa and Satoshi Kamei

      Article first published online: 3 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1447-0594.2012.00943.x

SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION