Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

Cover image for Vol. 62 Issue 10

October 2014

Volume 62, Issue 10

Pages 1825–2031

  1. Clinical Investigations

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Drugs & Pharmacology
    8. Models of Geriatric Care, Quality Improvement, and Program Dissemination
    9. Controversies in Geriatrics and Gerontology
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. You have full text access to this OnlineOpen article
      Effects of Home-Based Primary Care on Medicare Costs in High-Risk Elders (pages 1825–1831)

      K. Eric De Jonge, Namirah Jamshed, Daniel Gilden, Joanna Kubisiak, Stephanie R. Bruce and George Taler

      Article first published online: 18 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.12974

    2. A Postal Screener for Pain and Need for Treatment in Older Persons in Primary Care (pages 1832–1837)

      Margot W. M. de Waal, Wendy P. J. den Elzen, Wilco P. Achterberg, Jacobijn Gussekloo and Jeanet W. Blom

      Article first published online: 3 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13064

    3. High Prevalence of Falls, Fear of Falling, and Impaired Balance in Older Adults with Pain in the United States: Findings from the 2011 National Health and Aging Trends Study (pages 1844–1852)

      Kushang V. Patel, Elizabeth A. Phelan, Suzanne G. Leveille, Sarah E. Lamb, Celestin Missikpode, Robert B. Wallace, Jack M. Guralnik and Dennis C. Turk

      Article first published online: 3 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13072

    4. Hypoxia During Sleep and the Risk of Falls and Fractures in Older Men: The Osteoporotic Fractures in Men Sleep Study (pages 1853–1859)

      Jane A. Cauley, Terri L. Blackwell, Susan Redline, Kristine E. Ensrud, Sonia Ancoli-Israel, Howard A. Fink, Eric S. Orwoll and Katie L. Stone, for the Osteoporotic Fractures in Men Study

      Article first published online: 3 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13069

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    6. Quality of Life in Elderly Kidney Transplant Recipients (pages 1877–1882)

      Marc Weber, Arman Faravardeh, Scott Jackson, Danielle Berglund, Richard Spong, Arthur J. Matas, Cynthia R. Gross and Hassan N. Ibrahim

      Article first published online: 3 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13065

    7. Participation of Older People in Preauthorization Trials of Recently Approved Medicines (pages 1883–1890)

      Erna Beers, Dineke C. Moerkerken, Hubert G.M. Leufkens, Toine C.G. Egberts and Paul A.F. Jansen

      Article first published online: 3 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13067

    8. A Stiff Price to Pay: Does Joint Stiffness Predict Disability in an Older Population? (pages 1891–1899)

      Manu Thakral, Ling Shi, Robert H. Shmerling, Jonathan F. Bean and Suzanne G. Leveille

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13070

  2. Brief Reports

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Drugs & Pharmacology
    8. Models of Geriatric Care, Quality Improvement, and Program Dissemination
    9. Controversies in Geriatrics and Gerontology
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. Statin Use and Pain in Older People with Cancer: A Cross-Sectional Study (pages 1900–1905)

      Justin P. Turner, Sepehr Shakib, Nimit Singhal, Jonathon Hogan-Doran, Robert Prowse, Sally Johns, Tilenka Thynne and J. Simon Bell

      Article first published online: 3 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13051

    2. Association Between Frailty and Carotid Central Structure Changes: The Three-City Study (pages 1906–1911)

      José Alberto Avila-Funes, Céline Meillon, Magali González-Colaço Harmand, Christophe Tzourio, Jean-François Dartigues and Hélène Amieva

      Article first published online: 3 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13062

    3. Multiple Anticholinergic Medication Use and Risk of Hospital Admission for Confusion or Dementia (pages 1916–1922)

      Lisa M. Kalisch Ellett, Nicole L. Pratt, Emmae N. Ramsay, John D. Barratt and Elizabeth E. Roughead

      Article first published online: 3 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13054

    4. Gastroprotective Agent Underuse in High-Risk Older Daily Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug Users over Time (pages 1923–1927)

      Zachary A. Marcum, Joseph T. Hanlon, Elsa S. Strotmeyer, Anne B. Newman, Ronald I. Shorr, Eleanor M. Simonsick, Douglas C. Bauer, Robert Boudreau, Julie M. Donohue, Subashan Perera and for the Health, Aging and Body Composition Study

      Article first published online: 3 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13066

  3. Brief Methodological Reports

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Drugs & Pharmacology
    8. Models of Geriatric Care, Quality Improvement, and Program Dissemination
    9. Controversies in Geriatrics and Gerontology
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. Screening for Frailty in Older Adults Using a Postal Questionnaire: Rationale, Methods, and Instruments Validation of the INTER-FRAIL Study (pages 1933–1937)

      Mauro Di Bari, Francesco Profili, Stefania Bandinelli, Anna Salvioni, Enrico Mossello, Carla Corridori, Matilde Razzanelli, Teresa Di Fiandra and Paolo Francesconi

      Article first published online: 3 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13029

  4. Nursing

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Drugs & Pharmacology
    8. Models of Geriatric Care, Quality Improvement, and Program Dissemination
    9. Controversies in Geriatrics and Gerontology
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
  5. Education and Training

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Drugs & Pharmacology
    8. Models of Geriatric Care, Quality Improvement, and Program Dissemination
    9. Controversies in Geriatrics and Gerontology
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. Teaching Geriatrics Using an Innovative, Individual-Centered Educational Game: Students and Educators Win. A Proof-of-Concept Study (pages 1943–1949)

      Marjolein H. J. van de Pol, Joep Lagro, Lia R. M. G. Fluit, Toine L. M. Lagro-Janssen and Marcel G. M. Olde Rikkert

      Article first published online: 3 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13024

  6. Drugs & Pharmacology

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Drugs & Pharmacology
    8. Models of Geriatric Care, Quality Improvement, and Program Dissemination
    9. Controversies in Geriatrics and Gerontology
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
  7. Models of Geriatric Care, Quality Improvement, and Program Dissemination

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Drugs & Pharmacology
    8. Models of Geriatric Care, Quality Improvement, and Program Dissemination
    9. Controversies in Geriatrics and Gerontology
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. Better Access, Quality, and Cost for Clinically Complex Veterans with Home-Based Primary Care (pages 1954–1961)

      Thomas Edes, Bruce Kinosian, Nancy H. Vuckovic, Linda Olivia Nichols, Margaret Mary Becker and Monir Hossain

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13030

    2. Do Gerontology Nurse Specialists Make a Difference in Hospitalization of Long-Term Care Residents? Results of a Randomized Comparison Trial (pages 1962–1967)

      Michal Boyd, Delwyn Armstrong, Janet Parker, Carole Pilcher, Lifeng Zhou, Barbara McKenzie-Green and Martin J. Connolly

      Article first published online: 3 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13022

  8. Controversies in Geriatrics and Gerontology

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Drugs & Pharmacology
    8. Models of Geriatric Care, Quality Improvement, and Program Dissemination
    9. Controversies in Geriatrics and Gerontology
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. Response to Diane E. Meier (page 1973)

      James T. Pacala

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13020_2

  9. Editorials

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Drugs & Pharmacology
    8. Models of Geriatric Care, Quality Improvement, and Program Dissemination
    9. Controversies in Geriatrics and Gerontology
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. Do More with Less (pages 1977–1978)

      Michael Malone, Elizabeth Capezuti and Aaron Malsch

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13025

  10. Letters to the Editor

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Drugs & Pharmacology
    8. Models of Geriatric Care, Quality Improvement, and Program Dissemination
    9. Controversies in Geriatrics and Gerontology
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices
    1. Research

    2. Using the Memory Impairment Screen Over the Telephone to Determine Fall Risk in Community-Dwelling Older Adults (pages 1983–1984)

      Jason D. Flatt, Alexa Swailes, Jennifer King, Tanushree Prasad, Robert M. Boudreau and Steven M. Albert

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13038

    3. Improving Vitamin D Levels in Hospitalized Individuals at Risk of Falls (pages 1984–1986)

      Janna Prater, Giesele R. Greene, Douglas Y. Rowland and Joumana T. Chaiban

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13060

    4. Who is at Risk of Recurrent Falls in “The Adventures of Tintin”? (Tome I) (pages 1986–1987)

      Olivier Beauchet, Alice Beauchet, Arthur Beauchet, Emilie Beauchet, François R. Herrmann and Cédric Annweiler

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13037

    5. Does Mount Vesuvius Indicate an Outbreak of Alzheimer's Disease? (pages 1989–1991)

      Max Toepper, Sebastian Boedeker, Eva Bauer, Sina Westphal, Martin Driessen and Thomas Beblo

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13042

    6. Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementia in Sub-Saharan Africa and the Caribbean (pages 1991–1992)

      Jean S. Rowe, Chika Okafor, Thomas Cudjoe, Thomas O. Obisesan and Richard F. Gillum

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13036

    7. Improving Care Transitions in Individuals Frequently Admitted to the Hospital (pages 1994–1996)

      Alison M. Mudge, Michael Barras, Julie Adsett, Robert W. Mullins, Sophie Lloyd and Karen Kasper

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13033

    8. At What Age Do You Think You Will Stop Driving? Views of Older U.S. Adults (pages 1999–2001)

      Rebecca B. Naumann, Bethany A. West and Erin K. Sauber-Schatz

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13050

    9. Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 As a Predictor of Mortality in Frail Egyptian Elderly Adults (pages 2001–2002)

      Moatassem S. Amer, Tamer M. Farid, Hoda M. Farid, Randa A. Mabrouk and Heba G. Saber

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13059

    10. Acute Pulmonary Embolism in Individuals Aged 80 and Older (pages 2004–2006)

      John Paul Moutzouris, Vincent Chow, Andy Sze Chiang Yong, Tommy Chung, Vasikaran Naganathan, Leonard Kritharides and Austin Chin Chwan

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13063

    11. Case Reports

      Carcinoid Tumor of the Minor Duodenal Papilla: A Rare Entity in Elderly Individuals (pages 2006–2008)

      Bora Aktaş, Şahin Çoban, Zahide Şimşek, Ömer Başar, Ata Türker Arıkök and Osman Yüksel

      Article first published online: 12 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.12965

    12. Skin Lesions after Oral Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitor Therapy: A Case Report (pages 2012–2013)

      Nienke M. S. Golüke, Astrid M. van Strien, Paul J. L. Dautzenberg, Naomi Jessurun and Carolina J. P. W. Keijsers

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13045

    13. Eosinophilic Colitis: A Rare Cause of Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding in an Elderly Adult (pages 2016–2017)

      Gülay Koçak, Erdem Koçak, Erdem Akbal, Hacer Şen, Gökhan Erbağ and Ceren Erdoğan

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13043

    14. Case Report: Senile-Onset Amyloidosis Presenting with Painful Lower Extremity Neuropathy (pages 2017–2018)

      Carolyn Louisa Kaloostian, Nancy Weintraub and Milena Zirovich

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13035

    15. Levofloxacin and Seizures: What Risk for Elderly Adults? (pages 2018–2019)

      Giuseppe Famularo, Margherita Pizzicannella and Laura Gasbarrone

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13039

    16. Chilaiditi Syndrome Mimicking Subdiaphragmatic Free Air in an Elderly Adult (pages 2019–2021)

      Min-Po Ho, Wing-Keung Cheung, Kuang-Chau Tsai and An-Hsun Chou

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13052

    17. Atypical Occipital Calcinosis in a Caucasian Individual with Probable Diffuse Neurofibrillary Tangles with Calcification (pages 2022–2024)

      Simon Faissner, Robert Hoepner, Gisa Ellrichmann, Nadine Trampe, Carsten Lukas, Ralf Gold and Christos Krogias

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13092

    18. Reversible Pseudo-Creutzfeldt-Jakob Syndrome Related to Cerebral Dural Arteriovenous Fistula (pages 2024–2026)

      Kariné Chahbazian, Marie Théaudin, Pierre Lehmann, Marina Sachet, David Adams and Guillaume Saliou

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13047

    19. Type 2 Respiratory Failure and Falls in Elderly Adults: Beware of the Thyroid! (pages 2026–2027)

      Nicola Vargas, Loredana Tibullo, Saverio Carifi, Anna Cucciniello, Emanuela Landi, Maria Rosaria Barbella and Francesco Di Grezia

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13041

    20. Comments/Responses

      Geriatricians Should Screen for Vertebral Fractures in All Individuals by Performing X-Rays of the Thoracic Spine (pages 2027–2029)

      Hanna C. van der Jagt-Willems, Barbara C. van Munster, Linda R. Tulner and Willem F. Lems

      Article first published online: 21 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13056

  11. Notices

    1. Top of page
    2. Clinical Investigations
    3. Brief Reports
    4. Brief Methodological Reports
    5. Nursing
    6. Education and Training
    7. Drugs & Pharmacology
    8. Models of Geriatric Care, Quality Improvement, and Program Dissemination
    9. Controversies in Geriatrics and Gerontology
    10. Editorials
    11. Letters to the Editor
    12. Notices

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