Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

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October 2010

Volume 58, Issue 10

Pages 1835–2053

  1. Clinical Investigations

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Progress in Geriatrics
    6. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    7. Education and Training
    8. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    9. Special Article
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. Physician Consultation, Multidisciplinary Care, and 1-Year Mortality in Medicare Recipients Hospitalized with Hip and Lower Extremity Injuries : (See Editorial Comments by Dr. David B. Reuben, pp 2022–2023) (pages 1835–1842)

      Annette L. Adams, Melissa A. Schiff, Thomas D. Koepsell, Frederick P. Rivara, Brian G. Leroux, Thomas M. Becker and Jerris R. Hedges

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03087.x

    2. The Optimum Follow-Up Period for Assessing Mortality Outcomes in Injured Older Adults (pages 1843–1849)

      Ross J. Fleischman, Annette L. Adams, Jerris R. Hedges, O. John Ma, Richard J. Mullins and Craig D. Newgard

      Article first published online: 9 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03065.x

    3. Prognostic Effect of Exercise Capacity on Mortality in Older Adults with Diabetes Mellitus (pages 1850–1854)

      Eric S. Nylen, Peter Kokkinos, Jonathan Myers and Charles Faselis

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03068.x

    4. Morbidity and Physical Functioning in Old Age: Differences According to Living Area (pages 1855–1862)

      Britt-Marie Sjölund, Gunilla Nordberg, Anders Wimo and Eva von Strauss

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03085.x

    5. Sisters in Motion: A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Faith-Based Physical Activity Intervention (pages 1863–1869)

      O. Kenrik Duru, Catherine A. Sarkisian, Mei Leng and Carol M. Mangione

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03082.x

    6. Sleep Duration and Mortality According to Health Status in Older Adults (pages 1870–1877)

      Arthur Eumann Mesas, Esther López-García, Luz Ma León-Muñoz, Pilar Guallar-Castillón and Fernando Rodríguez-Artalejo

      Article first published online: 14 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03071.x

    7. Sleep Disturbances and Adverse Driving Events in a Predominantly Male Cohort of Active Older Drivers (pages 1878–1884)

      Carlos A. Vaz Fragoso, Katy L.B. Araujo, Peter H. Van Ness and Richard A. Marottoli

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03083.x

    8. Receipt of Influenza and Pneumonia Vaccinations: The Dual Disparity of Rural Minorities (pages 1896–1902)

      Kevin J. Bennett, Jessica D. Bellinger and Janice C. Probst

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03084.x

    9. Mild Cognitive Impairment: Incidence and Risk Factors: Results of the Leipzig Longitudinal Study of the Aged (pages 1903–1910)

      Tobias Luck, Melanie Luppa, Susanne Briel, Herbert Matschinger, Hans-Helmut König, Stefan Bleich, Arno Villringer, Matthias C. Angermeyer and Steffi G. Riedel-Heller

      Article first published online: 14 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03066.x

  2. Brief Reports

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Progress in Geriatrics
    6. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    7. Education and Training
    8. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    9. Special Article
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. Home-Based Leg-Strengthening Exercise Improves Function 1 Year After Hip Fracture: A Randomized Controlled Study (pages 1911–1917)

      Kathleen K. Mangione, Rebecca L. Craik, Kerstin M. Palombaro, Susan S. Tomlinson and Mary T. Hofmann

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03076.x

    2. Relationship Between Physical Functioning and Physical Activity in the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Pilot (pages 1918–1924)

      Angela Chalé-Rush, Jack M. Guralnik, Michael P. Walkup, Michael E. Miller, W. Jack Rejeski, Jeffrey A. Katula, Abby C. King, Nancy W. Glynn, Todd M. Manini, Steven N. Blair and Roger A. Fielding

      Article first published online: 24 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03008.x

    3. Association Between Life Space and Risk of Mortality in Advanced Age (pages 1925–1930)

      Patricia A. Boyle, Aron S. Buchman, Lisa L. Barnes, Bryan D. James and David A. Bennett

      Article first published online: 9 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03058.x

    4. Foot Pain, Plantar Pressures, and Falls in Older People: A Prospective Study (pages 1936–1940)

      Karen J. Mickle, Bridget J. Munro, Stephen R. Lord, Hylton B. Menz and Julie R. Steele

      Article first published online: 9 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03061.x

    5. Urinary and Fecal Incontinence and Quality of Life in African Americans (pages 1941–1945)

      Theodore K. Malmstrom, Elena M. Andresen, Fredric D. Wolinsky, Mario Schootman, J. Philip Miller and Douglas K. Miller

      Article first published online: 9 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03057.x

    6. Trail-Walking Exercise and Fall Risk Factors in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: Preliminary Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial (pages 1946–1951)

      Minoru Yamada, Buichi Tanaka, Koutatsu Nagai, Tomoki Aoyama and Noriaki Ichihashi

      Article first published online: 9 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03059.x

    7. Effect of New Disability Subtype on 3-Year Mortality in Chinese Older Adults (pages 1952–1958)

      Qiushi Feng, Helen M. Hoenig, Danan Gu, Zeng Yi and Jama L. Purser

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03013.x

    8. Hospital Protocols for the Inpatient Care of Older Adults: Results from a Statewide Survey (pages 1959–1964)

      Mark D. Neuman, Rebecca M. Speck, Jason H. Karlawish, J. Sanford Schwartz and Judy A. Shea

      Article first published online: 9 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03056.x

  3. Brief Methodological Reports

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Progress in Geriatrics
    6. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    7. Education and Training
    8. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    9. Special Article
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. The Modified Total Body Rotation Test: A Rapid, Reliable Assessment of Physical Function in Older Adults (pages 1965–1969)

      Damian C. Stanziano, Joseph F. Signorile, Sara Mow, Erin E. Davidson, Joseph G. Ouslander and Bernard A. Roos

      Article first published online: 9 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03060.x

  4. Progress in Geriatrics

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Progress in Geriatrics
    6. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    7. Education and Training
    8. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    9. Special Article
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
  5. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Progress in Geriatrics
    6. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    7. Education and Training
    8. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    9. Special Article
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. How Should We Use Age to Ration Health Care? Lessons from the Case of Kidney Transplantation (pages 1980–1986)

      Peter P. Reese, Arthur L. Caplan, Roy D. Bloom, Peter L. Abt and Jason H. Karlawish

      Article first published online: 9 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03031.x

  6. Education and Training

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Progress in Geriatrics
    6. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    7. Education and Training
    8. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    9. Special Article
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. Medical Student Perspectives on Geriatrics and Geriatric Education (pages 1994–1999)

      Anita S. Bagri and Richard Tiberius

      Article first published online: 14 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03074.x

    2. Teaching Undergraduate Geriatrics in the Anatomy Laboratory (pages 2000–2002)

      Suzanne M. Gillespie and Annette Medina-Walpole

      Article first published online: 14 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03073.x

  7. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Progress in Geriatrics
    6. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    7. Education and Training
    8. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    9. Special Article
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. Health Status of Older Asian Americans in California (pages 2003–2008)

      Giyeon Kim, David A. Chiriboga, Yuri Jang, Seungah Lee, Chao-Hui Huang and Patricia Parmelee

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03034.x

  8. Special Article

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Progress in Geriatrics
    6. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    7. Education and Training
    8. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    9. Special Article
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
  9. Editorials

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Progress in Geriatrics
    6. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    7. Education and Training
    8. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    9. Special Article
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
  10. Letters to the Editor

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Progress in Geriatrics
    6. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    7. Education and Training
    8. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    9. Special Article
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. MIDODRINE HYDROCHLORIDE IS SAFE AND EFFECTIVE IN OLDER PEOPLE WITH NEUROCARDIOGENIC SYNCOPE (pages 2026–2027)

      David Paling, Arturo Vilches-Moraga, Qasim Akram, Oliver Atkinson, John R. Staniland and E. Paredes-Galán

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03069.x

    2. PREVALENCE OF METABOLIC SYNDROME IN AN ELDERLY CHINESE POPULATION: A COMMUNITY-BASED CROSS-SECTIONAL STUDY (pages 2027–2028)

      Wang BinYou, Liu Ya, He Ping, Dong BiRong, OuYang LingYun, Ma Yan and Yang Lei

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03078.x

    3. FEASIBILITY OF CRANBERRY CAPSULE ADMINISTRATION AND CLEAN-CATCH URINE COLLECTION IN LONG-TERM CARE RESIDENTS (pages 2028–2030)

      Manisha Juthani-Mehta, Lauren Perley, Shu Chen, James Dziura and Kalpana Gupta

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03080.x

    4. AGE AND TIME SPENT IN THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT OF AN URBAN TEACHING HOSPITAL IN ITALY (pages 2030–2032)

      Paolo D. Rossi, Luigi Bergamaschini, Claudio Bilotta, Fernando Porro, Valter Monzani and Carlo Vergani

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03079.x

    5. COMPREHENSIVE GERIATRIC ASSESSMENT IN THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT (pages 2032–2033)

      Christophe E. Graf, Dina Zekry, Sandra Giannelli, Jean-Pierre Michel and Thierry Chevalley

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03090.x

    6. EFFECT OF MALNUTRITION ON EXECUTIVE FUNCTION IN OLDER EGYPTIANS IN GERIATRIC HOMES (page 2036)

      Moatassem Salah Amer, Amal Emam Emam Elawam, Mohamad Ahmad Alsadany and Noha Mahmoud Farag

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03089.x

    7. SEVERE HUMAN RHINOVIRUS OUTBREAK ASSOCIATED WITH FATALITIES IN A LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY IN ONTARIO, CANADA (pages 2036–2038)

      Jean Longtin, Anne-Luise Winter, Denis Heng, Alex Marchand-Austin, Alireza Eshaghi, Samir Patel, Frances Jamieson, Erica Weir, Donald E. Low and Jonathan B. Gubbay

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03091.x

    8. A GIANT INTRA-ABDOMINAL MASS IN A 68-YEAR-OLD WOMAN (pages 2038–2039)

      Erdem Akbal, Adnan Taş, Seyfettin Köklü, İbrahim Bιyιkoğlu and Hayretdin Köklü

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03098.x

    9. AN ATYPICAL CASE OF GIANT CELL ARTERITIS (HORTON'S DISEASE) ASSOCIATED WITH FACIAL SWELLING, CONFUSION, AND PERICARDITIS IN AN ELDERLY WOMAN (pages 2040–2041)

      Mathieu Blot, Hélène Guépet, Marie-Hélène Aubriot-Lorton, Pierre Pfitzenmeyer and Patrick Manckoundia

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03093.x

    10. MODERATE RESISTANCE TRAINING PROGRAM CAN REDUCE TRIGLYCERIDES IN ELDERLY WOMEN: A RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL (pages 2041–2043)

      Vagner Raso, Vassilis Paschalis, Valéria Maria Natale and Júlia Maria D'Andrea Greve

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03077.x

    11. ASSOCIATION BETWEEN ANOREXIA OF AGING AND DISABILITY IN OLDER COMMUNITY-DWELLING MEXICANS (pages 2044–2046)

      Odín Edgar Vázquez-Valdez, Sara Aguilar-Navarro and José Alberto Ávila-Funes

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03095.x

    12. ASSOCIATION BETWEEN RENAL FUNCTION AND COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE IN ELDERLY COMMUNITY-DWELLING MEN WITHOUT DEMENTIA (pages 2046–2048)

      Albert C. Yang, Shih-Jen Tsai, Heng-Liang Yeh, Jinn-Yang Chen, Ying-Jay Liou, Jeng-Ping Hwang and Chen-Jee Hong

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03096.x

    13. MEDICAL STUDENTS' LONGITUDINAL AND CROSS-SECTIONAL ATTITUDES TOWARD AND KNOWLEDGE OF GERIATRICS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (pages 2049–2050)

      Denise Zwahlen, Carla J. Herman, Margaret V. Smithpeter, Jan Mines and Summers Kalishman

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03075.x

  11. Notices

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Progress in Geriatrics
    6. Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics
    7. Education and Training
    8. Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations
    9. Special Article
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. Conferences and Courses (pages 2051–2053)

      Article first published online: 7 OCT 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03160.x

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