Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

Cover image for Vol. 53 Issue 10

October 2005

Volume 53, Issue 10

Pages 1651–1849

  1. Clinical Investigations

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Progress in Geriatrics
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Editorials
    10. Letters to the Editor
    11. Notices
    1. Physicians “Missing in Action”: Family Perspectives on Physician and Staffing Problems in End-of-Life Care in the Nursing Home (pages 1651–1657)

      Renée R. Shield, Terrie Wetle, Joan Teno, Susan C. Miller and Lisa Welch

      Version of Record online: 4 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53505.x

    2. Haloperidol Prophylaxis for Elderly Hip-Surgery Patients at Risk for Delirium: A Randomized Placebo-Controlled Study (pages 1658–1666)

      Kees J. Kalisvaart, Jos F. M. De Jonghe, Marja J. Bogaards, Ralph Vreeswijk, Toine C. G. Egberts, Bart J. Burger, Piet Eikelenboom and Willem A. Van Gool

      Version of Record online: 4 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53503.x

    3. A Community-Based Fitness and Mobility Exercise Program for Older Adults with Chronic Stroke: A Randomized, Controlled Trial (pages 1667–1674)

      Marco Y. C. Pang, Janice J. Eng, Andrew S. Dawson, Heather A. McKay and Jocelyn E. Harris

      Version of Record online: 19 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53521.x

    4. Prognostic Value of Usual Gait Speed in Well-Functioning Older People—Results from the Health, Aging and Body Composition Study (pages 1675–1680)

      Matteo Cesari, Stephen B. Kritchevsky, Brenda W. H. J. Penninx, Barbara J. Nicklas, Eleanor M. Simonsick, Anne B. Newman, Frances A. Tylavsky, Jennifer S. Brach, Suzanne Satterfield, Douglas C. Bauer, Marjolein Visser, Susan M. Rubin, Tamara B. Harris and Marco Pahor

      Version of Record online: 4 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53501.x

    5. Prevalence and Severity of Gait Disorders in Alzheimer's and Non-Alzheimer's Dementias (pages 1681–1687)

      Louise M. Allan, Clive G. Ballard, David J. Burn and Rose Anne Kenny

      Version of Record online: 30 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53552.x

    6. D-Dimer and Inflammatory Markers as Predictors of Functional Decline in Men and Women with and without Peripheral Arterial Disease (pages 1688–1696)

      Mary M. McDermott, Luigi Ferrucci, Kiang Liu, Michael H. Criqui, Philip Greenland, David Green, Jack M. Guralnik, Paul M. Ridker, Lloyd M. Taylor, Nader Rifai, Lu Tian, Jane Zheng, William H. Pearce, Joseph R. Schneider and Ed Vonesh

      Version of Record online: 19 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53510.x

    7. Universal Bone Densitometry Screening Combined with Alendronate Therapy for Those Diagnosed with Osteoporosis Is Highly Cost-Effective for Elderly Women (pages 1697–1704)

      John T. Schousboe, Kristine E. Ensrud, John A. Nyman, L. Joseph Melton III and Robert L. Kane

      Version of Record online: 4 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53504.x

    8. Predictors of Overall Quality of Care Provided to Vulnerable Older People (pages 1705–1711)

      Lillian C. Min, David B. Reuben, Catherine H. MacLean, Paul G. Shekelle, David H. Solomon, Takahiro Higashi, John T. Chang, Carol P. Roth, Caren J. Kamberg, John Adams, Roy T. Young and Neil S. Wenger

      Version of Record online: 19 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53520.x

    9. A Clinical Trial of a Rehabilitation Expert Clinician Versus Usual Care for Providing Manual Wheelchairs (pages 1712–1720)

      Helen Hoenig, Lawrence R. Landerman, Kathy M. Shipp, Carl Pieper, Carl Pieper, Margaret Richardson, Nancy Pahel and Linda George

      Version of Record online: 19 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53502.x

    10. The National Pressure Ulcer Long-Term Care Study: Outcomes of Pressure Ulcer Treatments in Long-Term Care (pages 1721–1729)

      Nancy Bergstrom, Susan D. Horn, Randall J. Smout, Stacy A. Bender, Maree L. Ferguson, George Taler, Abby C. Sauer, Siohban S. Sharkey and Anne Coble Voss

      Version of Record online: 4 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53506.x

    11. Weight Change and Lower Body Disability in Older Mexican Americans (pages 1730–1737)

      Soham Al Snih, Mukaila A. Raji, Kyriakos S. Markides, Kenneth J. Ottenbacher and James S. Goodwin

      Version of Record online: 19 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53522.x

  2. Brief Reports

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Progress in Geriatrics
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Editorials
    10. Letters to the Editor
    11. Notices
    1. Identification of Dementia Cases in the Community: A Brazilian Experience (pages 1738–1742)

      Ana Teresa A. Ramos-Cerqueira, Albina R. Torres, André L. Crepaldi, Nair I. L. Oliveira, Márcia Scazufca, Paulo R. Menezes and Martin Prince

      Version of Record online: 30 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53553.x

    2. Interrater Reliability and Accuracy in Identifying Ischemic Strokes Using Computed Tomography Scans in People with Dementia (pages 1743–1747)

      James D. Bowen, Richard Kamin, James B. Leverenz, Mark A. Fishel, Wayne C. McCormick, Walter A. Kukull and Eric B. Larson

      Version of Record online: 4 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53507.x

    3. Relationship Between Serum Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 Levels and Alzheimer's Disease and Vascular Dementia (pages 1748–1753)

      Takuya Watanabe, Akira Miyazaki, Takashi Katagiri, Hideki Yamamoto, Tsunenori Idei and Takashi Iguchi

      Version of Record online: 15 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53524.x

    4. Association Between Mind-Body and Cardiovascular Exercises and Memory in Older Adults (pages 1754–1760)

      Agnes S. Chan, Yim-chi Ho, Mei-chun Cheung, Marilyn S. Albert, Helen F. K. Chiu and Linda C. W. Lam

      Version of Record online: 19 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53513.x

    5. Intraindividual Variability and the Effect of Acute Illness on Immune Senescence Markers (pages 1761–1766)

      Kevin P. High, Melissa Trader, Marco Pahor and Mark Loeb

      Version of Record online: 21 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53526.x

    6. The Beneficial Effects of Group-Based Exercises on Fall Risk Profile and Physical Activity Persist 1 Year Postintervention in Older Women with Low Bone Mass: Follow-Up After Withdrawal of Exercise (pages 1767–1773)

      Teresa Y. L. Liu-Ambrose, Karim M. Khan, Janice J. Eng, Graham L. Gillies, Stephen R. Lord and Heather A. McKay

      Version of Record online: 21 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53525.x

    7. Ethnic Differences in the Frequency and Circumstances of Falling in Older Community-Dwelling Women (pages 1774–1779)

      Kimberly A. Faulkner, Jane A. Cauley, Joseph M. Zmuda, Douglas P. Landsittel, Michael C. Nevitt, Anne B. Newman, Stephanie A. Studenski and Mark S. Redfern

      Version of Record online: 19 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53514.x

  3. Progress in Geriatrics

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Progress in Geriatrics
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Editorials
    10. Letters to the Editor
    11. Notices
    1. Computerized Physician Order Entry with Clinical Decision Support in the Long-Term Care Setting: Insights from the Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care (pages 1780–1789)

      Paula A. Rochon, Terry S. Field, David W. Bates, Monica Lee, Linda Gavendo, Janet Erramuspe-Mainard, James Judge and Jerry H. Gurwitz

      Version of Record online: 19 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53515.x

  4. Nursing

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Progress in Geriatrics
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Editorials
    10. Letters to the Editor
    11. Notices
    1. Experts Recommend Strategies for Strengthening the Use of Advanced Practice Nurses in Nursing Homes (pages 1790–1797)

      Mathy Mezey, Sarah Greene Burger, Harrison G. Bloom, Alice Bonner, Mary Bourbonniere, Barbara Bowers, Jeffrey B. Burl, Elizabeth Capezuti, Diane Carter, Jacob Dimant, Sarah A. Jerro, Susan C. Reinhard and Marilyn Ter Maat

      Version of Record online: 30 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53556.x

  5. Education and Training

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Progress in Geriatrics
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Editorials
    10. Letters to the Editor
    11. Notices
    1. The State of Chronic Pain Education in Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Training Programs: Results of a National Survey (pages 1798–1805)

      Debra K. Weiner, Gregory H. Turner, John G. Hennon, Subashan Perera and Susanne Hartmann

      Version of Record online: 4 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53508.x

    2. Geriatrics Training and Education for Nongeriatrician Faculty: The Dean's Faculty Scholars in Aging Program (pages 1806–1810)

      G. Paul Eleazer, Sarah B. Laditka, Ellen Roberts, Victor A. Hirth and Darryl Wieland

      Version of Record online: 19 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53516.x

  6. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Progress in Geriatrics
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Editorials
    10. Letters to the Editor
    11. Notices
    1. Disparities Between Black and White Patients in Functional Improvement After Hospitalization for an Acute Illness (pages 1811–1816)

      Laura P. Sands, C. Seth Landefeld, Sandra Moody Ayers, Kristine Yaffe, Robert Palmer, Richard Fortinsky, Steven R. Counsell and Kenneth E. Covinsky

      Version of Record online: 19 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53517.x

  7. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Progress in Geriatrics
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Editorials
    10. Letters to the Editor
    11. Notices
    1. A Model for Management of Delirious Postacute Care Patients (pages 1817–1825)

      Margaret A. Bergmann, Katharine M. Murphy, Dan K. Kiely, Richard N. Jones and Edward R. Marcantonio

      Version of Record online: 19 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53519.x

  8. Editorials

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Progress in Geriatrics
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Editorials
    10. Letters to the Editor
    11. Notices
    1. Physician Practice in the Nursing Home: Missing in Action or Misunderstood (pages 1826–1828)

      Paul R. Katz and Jurgis Karuza

      Version of Record online: 19 AUG 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53509.x

  9. Letters to the Editor

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Progress in Geriatrics
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Editorials
    10. Letters to the Editor
    11. Notices
    1. ANOTHER DATA/RHETORIC MISMATCH ON DONEPEZIL (pages 1831–1833)

      Thomas E. Finucane

      Version of Record online: 21 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53528_1_1.x

    2. RESPONSE LETTER TO DR. THOMAS FINUCANE (pages 1831–1833)

      Oscar L. Lopez, James T. Becker, Robert A. Sweet, William Klunk, Judith Saxton and Steven T. DeKosky

      Version of Record online: 21 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53528_1_3.x

    3. RESPONSE TO DR. FINUCANE (pages 1831–1833)

      David S. Geldmacher, George Provenzano, Thomas McRae and John R Ieni

      Version of Record online: 21 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53528_1_2.x

    4. DELAYED REFLECTION PRESSURE WAVE: NEW ASPECTS FOR POSTPRANDIAL HYPOTENSION (pages 1833–1834)

      Yasuko Okuda, Yasuharu Tabara, Ikuko Kondo, Keiko Suyama, Tetsuro Miki and Katsuhiko Kohara

      Version of Record online: 21 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53528_2.x

    5. RESPONSE LETTER TO DR. ENRIQUE ANTON (pages 1834–1836)

      Alicia Conde-Martel and Marion Hemmersbach-Miller

      Version of Record online: 21 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53528_3_2.x

    6. LOW COMORBIDITY AND MALE SEX IN NONAGENARIAN COMMUNITY-DWELLING PEOPLE ARE ASSOCIATED WITH BETTER FUNCTIONAL AND COGNITIVE ABILITIES: THE NONASANTFELIU STUDY (pages 1836–1837)

      Francesc Formiga, Ramón Pujol, Juan Manel Pérez-Castejon, Assumpta Ferrer, Eduardo Henríquez and Sant Feliu De Llobregat

      Version of Record online: 21 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53528_4.x

    7. MARKED ELEVATION OF THE ST SEGMENT IN CEREBELLAR HEMORRHAGE (pages 1837–1839)

      Satoshi Hoshide, Kazuomi Kario, Takeshi Mitsuhashi and Kazuyuki Shimada

      Version of Record online: 21 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53528_5.x

    8. NOROVIRUS OUTBREAKS IN NURSING HOMES (pages 1839–1840)

      Paul J. Drinka

      Version of Record online: 21 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53528_6.x

    9. SONOGRAPHY AND VISUALIZING ROTATOR CUFF INJURIES IN OLDER PEOPLE (pages 1840–1841)

      Levent Özçakar, Guy Vanderstraeten and Thierry Parlevliet

      Version of Record online: 21 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53528_7.x

    10. RESPONSE LETTER TO DR. PATEL (pages 1843–1844)

      Mary T. Brophy, Kerri E. Snyder, Stephen Gaehde, Charlene Ives, David Gagnon and Louis D. Fiore

      Version of Record online: 21 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53528_10_2.x

    11. ANTICOAGULANT USE FOR ATRIAL FIBRILLATION IN OLDER PEOPLE (pages 1843–1844)

      Pragnesh Patel and Anupam Suneja

      Version of Record online: 21 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.53528_10_1.x

  10. Notices

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Progress in Geriatrics
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    8. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    9. Editorials
    10. Letters to the Editor
    11. Notices
    1. Conferences and Courses (pages 1845–1849)

      Version of Record online: 21 SEP 2005 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.053010001.x

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