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  • cohort
  • The aim of this study was to describe and compare length of stay (LOS), costs, and in-hospital deaths for C difficile infection (CDI) and non-CDI hospitalizations, in a cohort of middle-aged and older Australians. (ovid.com)
  • The study was a population-based cohort study that looked at over two million people over the age of 50 residing in Catalonia, Spain. (vaccineimpact.com)
  • To investigate the association between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25[OH]D) concentration and refractive error in a community-based cohort of adults aged 46 to 69 years. (arvojournals.org)
  • among
  • Failure to recognize and address sexual issues among middle-aged and older adults with diabetes may impair quality of life and adaptation to the disease. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • This study examines the independent relationship between dietary protein and longitudinal changes in physical functioning among adults participating in the Framingham Offspring Study from examination 5 (1991-1995) to examination 8 (2005-2008). (deepdyve.com)
  • Questions remain about whether higher protein intake alone is sufficient to maintain muscle mass and functional performance among older adults. (deepdyve.com)
  • The objective of this study was to examine the independent association of dietary protein intakes on long-term changes in physical functioning over more than a decade among initially middle-aged and older adults in the Framingham Offspring Study (FOS) and to determine whether any such protein-related association on functional status was modified by physical activity, level of skeletal muscle mass (SMM), or body mass index (BMI). (deepdyve.com)
  • Thus, the purpose of this study was to identify factors associated with the use of and unmet needs for heath promotion services among middle-aged and older adults with MS. Data from a cross-sectional telephone survey of. (oup.com)
  • Thus, the purpose of this study was to identify factors associated with the use of and unmet needs for heath promotion services among middle-aged and older adults with MS. Data from a cross-sectional telephone survey of individuals aging with MS in the mid-west USA were used for this study (n = 1282). (oup.com)
  • To avoid widening the health-disparities gap, future research needs to explore strategies that promote utilization of health promotion services among all middle-aged and older adults with MS. (oup.com)
  • This revised application seeks to prospectively study alcohol and depression among middle- aged and older adults. (grantome.com)
  • This study investigated clinical effectiveness of PCV13 vaccination in preventing hospitalisation from pneumonia among middle-aged and older adults. (vaccineimpact.com)
  • Our data does not support clinical benefits of PCV13 vaccination against pneumonia among adults in Catalonia. (vaccineimpact.com)
  • Hence, we examined the relationship between dietary patterns and weight status by gender among middle-aged and older adults in Taiwan. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The association between dietary patterns and weight status among adult men and women was explored using multinomial logistic regression models. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The Wood County Committee on Aging (WCCOA) in Bowling Green, Ohio, with the Optimal Aging Institute (OAI) of Bowling Green State University (BGSU) is developing a comprehensive strategy to address opioid use and misuse among middle-aged and older adults in Northwest Ohio, with the goals of reducing opioid abuse, misuse, dependency, and opioid overdose deaths in these populations. (bgsu.edu)
  • Physicians and other health care practitioners may have inadvertently "created a culture of overprescribing" because they receive less education about opioid use and abuse among middle-aged and older adults (Brodwin, 2017). (bgsu.edu)
  • Nonmedical use of prescription pain relievers among older adults has been associated with negative health outcomes including falls, hip fractures, traffic accidents (Buckeridge et al. (bgsu.edu)
  • Health
  • A population-based sample of 229 50- to 68-year-old White, Black, and Hispanic men and women in the Chicago Health, Aging, and Social Relations Study was tested annually for each of 5 consecutive years. (nih.gov)
  • Many HIV-positive older adults who would benefit from face-to-face sexual risk reduction interventions live with serious comorbid health conditions that complicate travel to medical and social service appointments, have significant confidentiality concerns, and are geographically isolated from traditional risk reduction resources. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The Study on Global Ageing and Adult Health (SAGE) survey included 34,129 adults aged ≥50 years. (physiciansweekly.com)
  • For example, adults in the highest (vs. lowest) quintile of protein intake in the Health, Aging, and Body Composition (Health ABC) Study had 40% less decline in lean mass and appendicular lean mass over 3 years (14). (deepdyve.com)
  • The cross-sectional data of 62,965 participants aged ≥40 years were retrieved from the Mei Jau health screening institutions' database collected from 2001 and 2010. (biomedcentral.com)
  • They seem to have health benefits for every age group - from before birth to old age. (webmd.com)
  • This chapter reviews evidence related to the effects of physical activity on improving functional health and/or preventing disability in middle-aged and older adults. (health.gov)
  • Another term that is key to this chapter and to the health of older adults is "fall. (health.gov)
  • Ferraro, along with graduate student Markus Schafer, studied how obesity influences hospitalizations by using 20 years of personal health data based on surveys linked to hospital records of more than 4,000 people ages 25-77. (purdue.edu)
  • If they are going to be obese for 30, 40 or 50 years, then the health-care costs associated with their adult medical needs will skyrocket. (purdue.edu)
  • obesity
  • However, as the age at which people become obese continues to get younger, we wanted to know how living longer with obesity affects people. (purdue.edu)
  • The studies' findings suggest that obesity must be addressed at a younger age because the longer a person lives with the disease, the greater the consequences. (purdue.edu)
  • There is a tricky relationship between age and the duration of obesity because you really can't have a long duration of obesity unless you are older," Schafer said. (purdue.edu)
  • logistic regression
  • We then compared hospitalizations with CDI as a secondary diagnosis to non-CDI hospitalizations by stratifying hospitalizations based on principal diagnosis and then using generalized linear models to compare LOS and in-hospital costs, and logistic regression for in-hospital deaths, adjusting for age and sex. (ovid.com)
  • syncope
  • The cumulative incidence of syncope is 3 to 6 percent over 10 years, and 80 percent of patients have their first episode before 30 years of age. (aafp.org)
  • 1 Population-based studies indicate that approximately 40 percent of adults have experienced syncope, with women being more likely to report a syncopal event. (aafp.org)
  • largely
  • In contrast, older women's sexual issues have been largely overlooked in screening for and treating diabetes ( 1 , 2 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
  • In fact, it is estimated that by 2014, 50% of all HIV-positive persons will be 50 years of age or older, due largely to a) better clinical care and the improved efficacy of highly active antiretroviral therapy that has extended the lives of many HIV-positive persons and b) an increase in the number of new HIV infections in older persons. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • study
  • This study demonstrates that dietary protein intakes above the current US Recommended Daily Allowance may slow functional decline in older adults. (deepdyve.com)
  • Medical professionals from Spain have just published a study (April 2018) on the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13) that is routinely given to older adults to protect against pneumonia. (vaccineimpact.com)
  • The objective of this study was to determine whether vitamin D deficiency is associated with ANA in middle-aged and older U.S. adults. (aacrjournals.org)
  • This study examined 20 years of data for 4,574 people ages 44-71 who experienced a total of 12,380 hospitalizations. (purdue.edu)
  • Findings
  • We adjusted our findings for age, and we know it's not just age that is contributing to longer hospital stays. (purdue.edu)
  • Prevention
  • The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends the PCV13 vaccine for persons aged 19-64 years who have high-risk conditions (mainly anatomical or functional asplenia and immunocompromising conditions) and for all persons 65 years or older (with or without risk conditions). (vaccineimpact.com)
  • The primary goal of this project is to develop and disseminate evidence-based opioid prevention education programs specifically for middle-aged and older adults throughout Northwest Ohio. (bgsu.edu)
  • functional
  • 2018-03-24 00:00:00 Abstract Dietary protein may help prevent age-related declines in strength and functional capacity. (deepdyve.com)
  • Age-related muscle loss potentially influences physical functioning adversely, particularly in the lower extremities (5), leading to increased risk of falling, restricted mobility, functional decline, and reduced life expectancy (6). (deepdyve.com)
  • 5 ). It is well documented that older adults with functional limitations are at increased risk for falls and their sequelae, such as fractures of the wrist and hip. (health.gov)
  • diabetes
  • Advances in treatment for diabetes have prolonged and improved quality of life for many of the ∼12 million affected individuals aged ≥60 years in the U.S. Clinical guidelines for diabetes care include assessment and treatment of erectile problems in men ( 1 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Some adults with diabetes maintain sexual relationships throughout their lives ( 3 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Sexual problems in adults with diabetes have been associated with age, disease duration, and comorbidity ( 1 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
  • individuals
  • Elevated ANA is sometimes found in healthy individuals and has been consistently associated with female sex and older age ( 12-14 ). (aacrjournals.org)
  • Opioid abuse and/or fatal opioid overdoses of adult children is the primary reason that individuals aged 45+ assume primary caregiving of their grandchildren (Pew Charitable Trust, 2016). (bgsu.edu)
  • data
  • This application proposes to use three-wave, 10-year prospective data of 1,532 adults, including 400 marital couples, to evaluate potentially important modifiable characteristics (e.g., coping styles, conflict resolution skills) that prospectively predict alcohol, depression, and their co-occurrence. (grantome.com)
  • Data were available for 1,012 adults aged 50 years and older. (aacrjournals.org)
  • N2b and P3b ERP responses were evaluated as a function of age, deviant, and measurement time point using a data-driven topographical microstate analysis. (uzh.ch)
  • medications
  • While these older medications have the greatest association with causing akathisia, doctors now know that newer antipsychotics may also be responsible. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • vitamin
  • Vitamin D modulates innate and adaptive immune responses, and vitamin D deficiency, which is common in older adults, has been associated with a variety of autoimmune diseases ( 5-8 ). (aacrjournals.org)
  • chronic
  • Adults aged 50+ are the greatest consumers of prescription drugs and due to their increased rates of chronic pain, they are three times more likely to be prescribed opioids (Patel et al. (bgsu.edu)
  • conditions
  • Cox regression models were used to evaluate the association between PCV13 vaccination and the risk of each outcome, adjusting for age, sex and major comorbidities/underlying risk conditions. (vaccineimpact.com)
  • It is often a side effect of older antipsychotic drugs used to treat conditions such as schizophrenia . (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • physical
  • A recent review by Paterson and colleagues provides evidence that physical activity programs improve physiologic capacity in older adults ( 3 ). (health.gov)
  • active
  • One international panel of experts recommended protein intakes of 1.0-1.2 g/kg/day for adults ages 65 years or older, with even higher intakes recommended for older adults who are more physically active (13). (deepdyve.com)
  • For that purpose, accuracy and reaction time were compared between 13 older adults (62-76y) and 15 middle-aged (28-52y) controls in an active oddball paradigm which was administered at three consecutive measurement time points at an interval of two weeks, while EEG was recorded. (uzh.ch)