Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

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December 2004

Volume 52, Issue 12

Pages 1975–2177

  1. Clinical Investigations

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    6. International Health Affairs
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Geriatric Literature
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to The Editor
    12. Erratum
    13. Notices
    14. Author Index
    15. Subject Index
    1. Prospective Association Between Low and High Total and Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol and Coronary Heart Disease in Elderly Men (pages 1975–1980)

      J. David Curb, Robert D. Abbott, Beatriz L. Rodriguez, Kamal Masaki, Jordan Popper, Randi Chen, Helen Petrovitch, Patricia Blanchette, Irwin Schatz and Katsuhiko Yano

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52551.x

    2. Primary Cardiovascular Events and Serum Lipid Levels in Elderly Japanese with Hypercholesterolemia Undergoing 6-Year Simvastatin Treatment: A Subanalysis of the Japan Lipid Intervention Trial (pages 1981–1987)

      Hisanori Horiuchi, Toru Kita, Hiroshi Mabuchi, Masunori Matsuzaki, Yuji Matsuzawa, Noriaki Nakaya, Shinichi Oikawa, Yasushi Saito, Jun Sasaki, Kazuaki Shimamoto, Hiroshige Itakura and the J-LIT Study Group

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52552.x

    3. Ameliorating Pain in Nursing Homes: A Collaborative Quality-Improvement Project (pages 1988–1995)

      Rosa R. Baier, David R. Gifford, Gail Patry, Sara M. Banks, Therese Rochon, Debra DeSilva and Joan M. Teno

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52553.x

    4. Vision Impairment and Combined Vision and Hearing Impairment Predict Cognitive and Functional Decline in Older Women (pages 1996–2002)

      Michael Y. Lin, Peter R. Gutierrez, Katie L. Stone, Kristine Yaffe, Kristine E. Ensrud, Howard A. Fink, Catherine A. Sarkisian, Anne L. Coleman and Carol M. Mangione

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52554.x

    5. Comparison of Routine Glove Use and Contact-Isolation Precautions to Prevent Transmission of Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria in a Long-Term Care Facility (pages 2003–2009)

      William E. Trick, Robert A. Weinstein, Patricia L. DeMarais, Wanda Tomaska, Catherine Nathan, Sigrid K. McAllister, Jeffrey C. Hageman, Thomas W. Rice, Glennis Westbrook and William R. Jarvis

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52555.x

    6. Indicators of Recurrent Hospitalization for Pneumonia in the Elderly (pages 2010–2015)

      Ali A. El Solh, Thomas Brewer, Mifue Okada, Omar Bashir and Michael Gough

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52556.x

    7. Resistance Training in the Early Postoperative Phase Reduces Hospitalization and Leads to Muscle Hypertrophy in Elderly Hip Surgery Patients—A Controlled, Randomized Study (pages 2016–2022)

      Charlotte Suetta, S. Peter Magnusson, Anna Rosted, Per Aagaard, Ane K. Jakobsen, Lone H. Larsen, Benn Duus and Michael Kjaer

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52557.x

    8. Epidemiology and Short-Term Outcomes of Injured Medicare Patients (pages 2023–2030)

      David E. Clark, Michael A. DeLorenzo, F. L. Lucas and David E. Wennberg

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52560.x

    9. Patterns of Utilization for the Minnesota Senior Health Options Program (pages 2039–2044)

      Robert L. Kane, Patricia Homyak, Boris Bershadsky, Shannon Flood and Hui Zhang

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52558.x

  2. Brief Reports

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    6. International Health Affairs
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Geriatric Literature
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to The Editor
    12. Erratum
    13. Notices
    14. Author Index
    15. Subject Index
    1. Subjective Memory Deterioration and Future Dementia in People Aged 65 and Older (pages 2045–2051)

      Li Wang, Gerald Van Belle, Paul K. Crane, Walter A. Kukull, James D. Bowen, Wayne C. McCormick and Eric B. Larson

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52568.x

    2. Using the Minimum Data Set to Select Nursing Home Residents for Interview About Pain (pages 2057–2061)

      Lily Chu, John F. Schnelle, Mary P. Cadogan and Sandra F. Simmons

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52565.x

    3. Persistent Pain in Frail Older Adults After Hip Fracture Repair (pages 2062–2068)

      Cynthia Herrick, Karen Steger-May, David R. Sinacore, Marybeth Brown, Kenneth B. Schechtman and Ellen F. Binder

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52566.x

    4. Emergence and Transmission of Amantadine-Resistant Influenza A in a Nursing Home (pages 2069–2073)

      Margo Schilling, Stefan Gravenstein, Paul Drinka, Nancy Cox, Peggy Krause, Laura Povinelli and Peter Shult

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52567.x

    5. Lower All-Cause, Cardiovascular, and Cancer Mortality in Centenarians' Offspring (pages 2074–2076)

      Dellara F. Terry, Marsha A. Wilcox, Maegan A. McCormick, JaeMi Y. Pennington, Emily A. Schoenhofen, Stacy L. Andersen and Thomas T. Perls

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52561.x

    6. Low Testosterone Is Associated with Decreased Function and Increased Mortality Risk: A Preliminary Study of Men in a Geriatric Rehabilitation Unit (pages 2077–2081)

      Molly M. Shores, Victoria M. Moceri, David A. Gruenewald, Kayla I. Brodkin, Alvin M. Matsumoto and Daniel R. Kivlahan

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52562.x

    7. The Concurrent Use of Anticholinergics and Cholinesterase Inhibitors: Rare Event or Common Practice? (pages 2082–2087)

      Ryan M. Carnahan, Brian C. Lund, Paul J. Perry and Elizabeth A. Chrischilles

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52563.x

    8. Footlift Asymmetry During Obstacle Avoidance in High-Risk Elderly (pages 2088–2093)

      Richard P. Di Fabio, Wesley M. Kurszewski, Erin E. Jorgenson and Rachel C. Kunz

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52569.x

    9. Incidence of Loss of Ability to Walk 400 Meters in a Functionally Limited Older Population (pages 2094–2098)

      Milan Chang, Jiska Cohen-Mansfield, Luigi Ferrucci, Suzanne Leveille, Stefano Volpato, Nathalie De Rekeneire and Jack M. Guralnik

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52570.x

  3. Brief Methodological Reports

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    6. International Health Affairs
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Geriatric Literature
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to The Editor
    12. Erratum
    13. Notices
    14. Author Index
    15. Subject Index
    1. Use of Self-Report to Predict Ability to Walk 400 Meters in Mobility-Limited Older Adults (pages 2099–2103)

      Stephen P. Sayers, Jennifer S. Brach, Anne B. Newman, Tim C. Heeren, Jack M. Guralnik and Roger A. Fielding

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52571.x

    2. Self-Reported Delay in Seeking Care Has Poor Validity for Predicting Adverse Outcomes (pages 2104–2109)

      Randall W. Rupper, Thomas R. Konrad, Joanne M. Garrett, William Miller and Dan G. Blazer

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52572.x

  4. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    6. International Health Affairs
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Geriatric Literature
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to The Editor
    12. Erratum
    13. Notices
    14. Author Index
    15. Subject Index
    1. Genetic Testing Has No Place as a Routine Diagnostic Test in Sporadic and Familial Cases of Alzheimer's Disease (pages 2110–2113)

      Tischa J. M. van der Cammen, Esther A. Croes, Bart Dermaut, Marie-Claire de Jager, Marc Cruts, Christine Van Broeckhoven and Cornelia M. Van Duijn

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52573.x

  5. International Health Affairs

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    6. International Health Affairs
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Geriatric Literature
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to The Editor
    12. Erratum
    13. Notices
    14. Author Index
    15. Subject Index
  6. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    6. International Health Affairs
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Geriatric Literature
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to The Editor
    12. Erratum
    13. Notices
    14. Author Index
    15. Subject Index
    1. Black and White Differences in Cognitive Function Test Scores: What Explains the Difference? (pages 2120–2127)

      Kala M. Mehta, Eleanor M. Simonsick, Ronica Rooks, Anne B. Newman, Sandra K. Pope, Susan M. Rubin, Kristine Yaffe and for the Health, Aging and Body Composition Study

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52575.x

  7. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    6. International Health Affairs
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Geriatric Literature
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to The Editor
    12. Erratum
    13. Notices
    14. Author Index
    15. Subject Index
    1. Developing a Comprehensive Interdisciplinary Senior Healthcare Practice (pages 2128–2133)

      Ronald D. Stock, Dan Reece and Lorelei Cesario

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52576.x

  8. Geriatric Literature

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    6. International Health Affairs
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Geriatric Literature
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to The Editor
    12. Erratum
    13. Notices
    14. Author Index
    15. Subject Index
  9. Editorials

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    6. International Health Affairs
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Geriatric Literature
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to The Editor
    12. Erratum
    13. Notices
    14. Author Index
    15. Subject Index
  10. Letters to The Editor

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    6. International Health Affairs
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Geriatric Literature
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to The Editor
    12. Erratum
    13. Notices
    14. Author Index
    15. Subject Index
    1. HOME HOSPITAL—TOWARD A TIGHTER DEFINITION (page 2141)

      Bruce Leff and Michael Montalto

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52579_1.x

    2. PRESCRIPTION ERROR RESULTING IN VALPROIC ACID INTOXICATION (pages 2142–2143)

      Suzanne V. Frankfort, Linda R. Tulner, Wilma Knol, Jos P. C. M. Van Campen, Jan H. M. Schellens and Jos H. Beijnen

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52579_2.x

    3. EFFECT OF TEMPERATURE ON SWALLOWING REFLEX IN ELDERLY PATIENTS WITH ASPIRATION PNEUMONIA (pages 2143–2144)

      Aya Watando, Satoru Ebihara, Takae Ebihara, Tatsuma Okazaki, Hidenori Takahashi, Masanori Asada and Hidetada Sasaki

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52579_3.x

    4. ADULT STILL'S DISEASE IN A 75-YEAR-OLD PATIENT (pages 2144–2145)

      Elyze J. Rubenstein and Daniel G. Arkfeld

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52579_5.x

    5. RELATION BETWEEN RETIREMENT AND SUBSEQUENT HEALTH STATUS IN HIGHLY EDUCATED OLDER MEN (pages 2145–2147)

      Takashi Ohrui, Toshifumi Matsui, Mei He, Satoru Ebihara and Hidetada Sasaki

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52579_6.x

    6. COGNITIVE SCREENING RAISES FEARS OF IDENTITY THEFT (pages 2147–2148)

      Elizabeth K. Vig, Elizabeth K. Hopley, Janelle S. Taylor, Kelly Fryer-Edwards and Helene Starks

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52579_7.x

    7. PRACTICE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA (pages 2148–2149)

      Rosa Liperoti, Claudio Pedone, Roberto Bernabei and Giovanni Gambassi

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.52579_8.x

  11. Erratum

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    6. International Health Affairs
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Geriatric Literature
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to The Editor
    12. Erratum
    13. Notices
    14. Author Index
    15. Subject Index
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      ERRATUM (page 2151)

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.05212003.x

  12. Notices

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    6. International Health Affairs
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Geriatric Literature
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to The Editor
    12. Erratum
    13. Notices
    14. Author Index
    15. Subject Index
    1. Notices (pages 2152–2154)

      Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2004 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2004.05212001.x

  13. Author Index

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    6. International Health Affairs
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Geriatric Literature
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to The Editor
    12. Erratum
    13. Notices
    14. Author Index
    15. Subject Index
  14. Subject Index

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    6. International Health Affairs
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Geriatric Literature
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to The Editor
    12. Erratum
    13. Notices
    14. Author Index
    15. Subject Index

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