Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

Cover image for Vol. 54 Issue 8

August 2006

Volume 54, Issue 8

Pages 1169–1307

  1. Clinical Investigations

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethnogeriatrics and Special populations
    6. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    7. Editorial
    8. Old Lives Tales
    9. Letters to the Editor
    10. Notices
    1. Self-Reported Sleep and Nap Habits and Risk of Falls and Fractures in Older Women: The Study of Osteoporotic Fractures (pages 1177–1183)

      Katie L. Stone, Susan K. Ewing, Li-Yung Lui, Kristine E. Ensrud, Sonia Ancoli-Israel, Douglas C. Bauer, Jane A. Cauley, Teresa A. Hillier and Steven R. Cummings

      Article first published online: 13 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00818.x

    2. Impairments in Health Functioning and Sleep Quality in Older Adults with a History of Depression (pages 1184–1191)

      Sarosh J. Motivala, Myron J. Levin, Michael N. Oxman and Michael R. Irwin

      Article first published online: 13 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00819.x

    3. Delirium within Three Days of Stroke in a Cohort of Elderly Patients (pages 1192–1198)

      Ai Zhen Sheng, Qing Shen, Dennis Cordato, Yun Yun Zhang and Daniel Kam Yin Chan

      Article first published online: 13 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00806.x

    4. Rural–Urban Differences in Medical Care for Nursing Home Residents with Severe Dementia at the End of Life (pages 1199–1205)

      Charles E. Gessert, Irina V. Haller, Robert L. Kane and Howard Degenholtz

      Article first published online: 30 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00824.x

    5. Patterns and Predictors of Home Health and Hospice Use by Older Adults with Cancer (pages 1206–1211)

      Julie L. Locher, Meredith L. Kilgore, Michael A. Morrisey and Christine S. Ritchie

      Article first published online: 30 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00833.x

    6. A Validation and Potential Modification of the Pneumonia Severity Index in Elderly Patients with Community-Acquired Pneumonia (pages 1212–1219)

      Tateaki Naito, Takafumi Suda, Kazumasa Yasuda, Takashi Yamada, Akihito Todate, Tomoyoshi Tsuchiya, Jun Sato, Kingo Chida and Hirotoshi Nakamura

      Article first published online: 30 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00825.x

  2. Brief Reports

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethnogeriatrics and Special populations
    6. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    7. Editorial
    8. Old Lives Tales
    9. Letters to the Editor
    10. Notices
    1. The Relationship Between Sexual Activity and Urinary Incontinence in Older Women (pages 1220–1224)

      Cara Tannenbaum, Jacques Corcos and Pierre Assalian

      Article first published online: 24 JUL 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00827.x

    2. Clinical Presentation of Hypernatremia in Elderly Patients: A Case Control Study (pages 1225–1230)

      Philippe Chassagne, Laurent Druesne, Corinne Capet, Jean François Ménard and Eric Bercoff

      Article first published online: 30 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00807.x

    3. Age and the Risk of Warfarin-Associated Hemorrhage: The Anticoagulation and Risk Factors In Atrial Fibrillation Study (pages 1231–1236)

      Margaret C. Fang, Alan S. Go, Elaine M. Hylek, Yuchiao Chang, Lori E. Henault, Nancy G. Jensvold and Daniel E. Singer

      Article first published online: 30 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00828.x

    4. Characteristics of 32 Supercentenarians (pages 1237–1240)

      Emily A. Schoenhofen, Diego F. Wyszynski, Stacy Andersen, JaeMi Pennington, Robert Young, Dellara F. Terry and Thomas T. Perls

      Article first published online: 30 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00826.x

    5. Older Adults Discharged from the Hospital with Delirium: 1-Year Outcomes (pages 1245–1250)

      Gail J. McAvay, Peter H. Van Ness, Sidney T. Bogardus Jr, Ying Zhang, Douglas L. Leslie, Linda S. Leo-Summers and Sharon K. Inouye

      Article first published online: 13 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00815.x

    6. Cognitive Status, Body Mass Index, and Hip Fracture in Older Hispanic Adults (pages 1251–1255)

      Ana Alfaro-Acha, Glenn V. Ostir, Kyriakos S. Markides and Kenneth J. Ottenbacher

      Article first published online: 13 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00820.x

    7. Limitation of a Single Clinical Data Source for Measuring Physicians' Performance on Quality Indicators (pages 1256–1260)

      Michael Weiner, Zakwan Quwatli, Anthony J. Perkins, John N. Lewis and Christopher M. Callahan

      Article first published online: 13 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00809.x

    8. Influenza Season Triggers Pneumococcal Vaccination (pages 1261–1264)

      Lynne J. Goebel and Maurice A. Mufson

      Article first published online: 13 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00810.x

    9. Bath Transfers in Older Adult Congregate Housing Residents: Assessing the Person–Environment Interaction (pages 1265–1270)

      Susan L. Murphy, Linda V. Nyquist, Debra M. Strasburg and Neil B. Alexander

      Article first published online: 13 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00814.x

  3. Brief Methodological Reports

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethnogeriatrics and Special populations
    6. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    7. Editorial
    8. Old Lives Tales
    9. Letters to the Editor
    10. Notices
    1. Predicting the Risk of Hospital Admission in Older Persons—Validation of a Brief Self-Administered Questionnaire in Three European Countries (pages 1271–1276)

      Jan T. Wagner, Lucas M. Bachmann, Chad Boult, Danielle Harari, Wolfgang Von Renteln-Kruse, Matthias Egger, John C. Beck and Andreas E. Stuck

      Article first published online: 30 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00829.x

  4. Ethnogeriatrics and Special populations

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethnogeriatrics and Special populations
    6. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    7. Editorial
    8. Old Lives Tales
    9. Letters to the Editor
    10. Notices
    1. Ethnic Differences in Expectations for Aging Among Older Adults (pages 1277–1282)

      Catherine A. Sarkisian, Sara M. Shunkwiler, Iris Aguilar and Alison A. Moore

      Article first published online: 30 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00834.x

  5. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethnogeriatrics and Special populations
    6. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    7. Editorial
    8. Old Lives Tales
    9. Letters to the Editor
    10. Notices
    1. A Multidisciplinary Program for Delivering Primary Care to the Underserved Urban Homebound: Looking Back, Moving Forward (pages 1283–1289)

      Kristofer L. Smith, Katherine Ornstein, Theresa Soriano, David Muller and Jeremy Boal

      Article first published online: 30 JUN 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00835.x

  6. Editorial

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethnogeriatrics and Special populations
    6. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    7. Editorial
    8. Old Lives Tales
    9. Letters to the Editor
    10. Notices
  7. Old Lives Tales

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethnogeriatrics and Special populations
    6. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    7. Editorial
    8. Old Lives Tales
    9. Letters to the Editor
    10. Notices
    1. Lessons from Long-Lived Physicians (page 1293)

      Daniel E. Freedberg

      Article first published online: 2 AUG 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00848.x

  8. Letters to the Editor

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethnogeriatrics and Special populations
    6. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    7. Editorial
    8. Old Lives Tales
    9. Letters to the Editor
    10. Notices
    1. DYSPHAGIA IN A PATIENT WITH RAPIDLY ENLARGED THORACIC AORTIC ANEURYSM (page 1294)

      Takae Ebihara, Miyako Yamasaki, Hiroshi Kubo and Mutsuo Yamaya

      Article first published online: 2 AUG 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00816.x

    2. THE SHORT-LIVED CHINESE EMPERORS (pages 1295–1296)

      Hai-Lu Zhao, Xun Zhu and Yi Sui

      Article first published online: 2 AUG 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00821.x

    3. RESPONSE TO DR. DAVID FIELDS (pages 1296–1297)

      Joseph G. Ouslander and Thomas T. Yoshikawa

      Article first published online: 2 AUG 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00823.x

    4. RESPONSE TO DR. CHENG (page 1298)

      Brenda W. J. H. Penninx

      Article first published online: 2 AUG 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00831.x

    5. A DELIRIOUS PATIENT WITH OPIOID INTOXICATION AFTER CHEWING A FENTANYL PATCH (pages 1298–1299)

      Rein Van Rijswijk and Coen Van Guldener

      Article first published online: 2 AUG 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00832.x

    6. MEASURING EXPECTED OUTCOMES OF FALLS (pages 1300–1301)

      Lucy Yardley and Gertrudis I. J. M. Kempen

      Article first published online: 2 AUG 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00847.x

  9. Notices

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Ethnogeriatrics and Special populations
    6. Models and Systems of Geriatric Care
    7. Editorial
    8. Old Lives Tales
    9. Letters to the Editor
    10. Notices
    1. Conferences and Courses (pages 1302–1307)

      Article first published online: 2 AUG 2006 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00908.x

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