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Research & Reviews  33,076 results

Prevalence of co-occurring serious illness diagnoses and association with health care u...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jgs.17881
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society; Nothelle S, Chamberlain AM et. al.

May 21st, 2022 - End-of-life care differs by serious illness diagnosis. Cancer and dementia are serious illnesses that have been associated with less intensive end-of-life health care use. It is not known how health care utilization varies in the presence of >1 se...

Patterns of Home and Community Based Service Use by Beneficiaries Enrolled in the Penns...
https://doi.org/10.1177/07334648221094578
Journal of Applied Gerontology : the Official Journal of ... Van Cleve R, Degenholtz HB

May 21st, 2022 - This study examines multiple services are used across a population and the association between type and amount of services use with level of disability and living arrangement. This is a descriptive cross-sectional analysis examining HCBS use among...

Plasma MIA, CRP, and albumin predict cognitive decline in Parkinson's Disease.
https://doi.org/10.1002/ana.26410
Annals of Neurology; Shen J, Amari N et. al.

May 21st, 2022 - Using a multi-cohort, Discovery-Replication-Validation design, we sought new plasma biomarkers that predict which PD individuals will experience cognitive decline. In 108 Discovery Cohort PD individuals and 83 Replication Cohort PD individuals, we...

Analysing the use of music to facilitate social interaction in care home residents with...
https://doi.org/10.1177/14713012221100625
Dementia (London, England); Waters B, Sousa L et. al.

May 21st, 2022 - Individuals with dementia residing in care homes can rely heavily on care staff to access activities and meaningful interactions. Previous research suggests that care home interactions can be short, fragmented and task-orientated due to staff work...

Cardiovascular Risk Factors, Aging and Dementia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03938727

May 20th, 2022 - The Cardiovascular Risk Factors, Aging and Dementia (CAIDE) study was initiated in 1998 with the main scope of investigating the potential role of modifiable risk and protective factors in the development of dementia. 2000 people, who, in mid-life...

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Guidelines  35 results

The Effects of COVID-19 lockdown on neuropsychiatric symptoms in patients with dementia or mild cognitive impairment: A systematic review and meta-analysis
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35128762/
Psychogeriatrics Soysal P, Smith L et. al.

Feb 6th, 2022 - The COVID-19 pandemic may have a disproportionate impact on people with dementia/mild cognitive impairment (MCI) due to isolation and loss of services. The aim of this systematic review was to investigate the effects of the COVID-19 lockdown on ne...

International Practice Recommendations for the Recognition and Management of Hearing an...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000515892
Gerontology Littlejohn J, Bowen M et. al.

Jun 7th, 2021 - Hearing, vision, and cognitive impairment commonly co-occur in older people. However, the rate of recognition and appropriate management of combined hearing and vision impairment in people with dementia impairment is low. The aim of this work was ...

Medical Care of Adults With Down Syndrome: A Clinical Guideline.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2020.17024
JAMA Tsou AY, Bulova P et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Down syndrome is the most common chromosomal condition, and average life expectancy has increased substantially, from 25 years in 1983 to 60 years in 2020. Despite the unique clinical comorbidities among adults with Down syndrome, there are no cli...

Recommendations of the 5th Canadian Consensus Conference on the diagnosis and treatment...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7984031
Alzheimer's & Dementia : the Journal of the Alzheimer's A... Ismail Z, Black SE et. al.

Jul 30th, 2020 - Since 1989, four Canadian Consensus Conferences on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia (CCCDTD) have provided evidence-based dementia guidelines for Canadian clinicians and researchers. We present the results of the 5th CCCDTD, which convened ...

Hearing and Vision Impairment in People With Dementia: A Guide for Clinicians.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2020.04.012
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Leroi I, Constantinidou F et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2020 - Hearing and Vision Impairment in People With Dementia: A Guide for Clinicians.|2020|Leroi I,Constantinidou F,Langenbahn D,Heyn P,Yeung WK,|epidemiology,epidemiology,epidemiology,

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Drugs  346 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  990 results

Cardiovascular Risk Factors, Aging and Dementia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03938727

May 20th, 2022 - The Cardiovascular Risk Factors, Aging and Dementia (CAIDE) study was initiated in 1998 with the main scope of investigating the potential role of modifiable risk and protective factors in the development of dementia. 2000 people, who, in mid-life...

PET Imaging of Neuroinflammation in Neurodegenerative Diseases Via a Novel TSPO Radioligand
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03958630

May 20th, 2022 - Objectives The primary objective is to explore if human subjects with neurodegenerative diseases exhibit different level of neuroinflammation, as measured by brain uptake of a 3rd generation [11C]ER176 TSPO ligand, compared to control subjects. Th...

Vagus Somatosensory Evoked Potentials and Near-infrared Spectroscopy in the Early Diagnosis of Dementia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02224326

May 20th, 2022 - With the increasing life span of our population, the prevalence of dementia syndromes is increasing. The most frequent cause of dementia is Alzheimer´s disease (AD), and still, it is not curable. Thus, AD is of increasing medical, social and econo...

Impact of Elastin Mediated Vascular Stiffness on End Organs
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02840448

May 20th, 2022 - Elasticity in the aorta buffers the body from damage due to pulsatile blood flow. Data from humans and mice show that with increasing age, vessels lose elasticity and become stiff. Vascular stiffness is associated with progressive cognitive impair...

Resistance Training and Neuroimaging
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03982550

May 20th, 2022 - Exercise is a promising strategy to slow or prevent the progression of cognitive decline and dementia. While resistance training (RT) is a popular form of exercise recommended for older adults for its putative role in the protection against sarcop...

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News  3,709 results

Rapid Review Quiz: Alcohol Use and Abuse
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/973580

May 20th, 2022 - Alcohol use and abuse is on the rise and is related to a host of acute and chronic health issues. Research indicates that alcohol use disorder is both widespread and undertreated, despite the availability of effective options. Recent research has ...

Many Americans Missing an Opportunity to Prevent Dementia
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/974341

May 20th, 2022 - Nearly half of all US adults aged 45 and older have modifiable risk factors for Alzheimer's disease and related dementias (ADRD), including hypertension, low levels of physical activity, and obesity, new research shows. Data from the Centers for D...

The Latest in Movement Disorder Research
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/972408

May 19th, 2022 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Kathrin LaFaver, MD: Hello, and welcome to Medscape. Today we'll be discussing highlights in movement disorders from the recent American Academy of Neurology (AAN) annual meeting. I have the great pleas...

A Fairytale Life, a Tragic Ending: The Case I Wish I Could Rewrite
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/973748

May 17th, 2022 - Mark E. Williams, MD The lifecare community I worked in early in my career accommodated a wide variety of primarily affluent people from around the world. Caring for frail people who, in some cases, felt entitled was sometimes challenging but it w...

Alcohol Use Disorder and the Risk of Neurodegenerative Diseases
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/973843

May 12th, 2022 - The study covered in this summary was published in medRxiv.org as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaways Alcohol use disorder was found to be associated with a higher risk of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia in the entire stu...

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Patient Education  57 results see all →