Predicting Trajectories of Functional Decline in 60- to 70-Year-Old People

GERONTOLOGY Fecha de publicación: March 2018 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1159/000485135 Autores: Jonkman N.H. · Del Panta V. · Hoekstra T. · Colpo M. · van Schoor N.M. · Bandinelli S. ·Cattelani L. · Helbostad J.L. · Vereijken B. · Pijnappels M. · Maier A.B. Background: Early identification of people at risk of...

Biology Explaining Tooth Repair and Regeneration: A Mini-Review

GERONTOLOGY Fecha de publicación: March 2018 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1159/000486592 Autores: Balic A. Background: The tooth is an intricate composition of precisely patterned, mineralized matrices and soft tissues. Mineralized tissues include enamel (produced...

The Impact of Advanced Age on Driving Safety in Adults with Medical Conditions

Gerontology Fecha de publicación: February 14, 2018 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1159/000486511 Autores: Moon S. · Ranchet M. · Akinwuntan A.E. · Tant M. · Carr D.B. · Raji M.A. · Devos H.  Background: Adults aged 85 and older, often referred to as the oldest-old, are the...

Predicting Trajectories of Functional Decline in 60 to 70 Year Old People

Gerontology Fecha de publicación: March 2018 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1159/000485135 Autores: Jonkman N.H., Del Panta V., Hoekstra T., Colpo M., van Schoor N.M., Bandinelli S., Cattelani L., Helbostad J.L., Vereijken B., Pijnappels M., Maier A.B.  Background: Early identification of people at...

Psychometric Properties of the MyotonPRO in Dementia Patients with Paratonia

Gerontology Fecha de publicación: April 2018 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1159/000485462 Autores: Drenth H. · Zuidema S.U. · Krijnen W.P. · Bautmans I. · van der Schans C. · Hobbelen H. Background: Paratonia is a distinctive form of hypertonia, causing loss of functional mobility...

Testosterone Deprivation Aggravates Left-Ventricular Dysfunction in Male Obese Insulin-Resistant Rats via Impairing Cardiac Mitochondrial...

Gerontology Fecha de publicación: April 2018 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1159/000487188 Autores: Apaiajai N. · Chunchai T.· Jaiwongkam T.· Kerdphoo S. · Chattipakorn S.C. ·Chattipakorn N. Background: We have previously reported that testosterone deprivation at a very young age accelerated, but...

Aging and Decision-Making: A Conceptual Framework for Future Research – A Mini-Review

Gerontology Fecha de publicación: December 2017 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1159/000485247 Autores: Löckenhoff C.E.  Background: Age differences in decision-making are of theoretical interest and have important practical implications, but relevant lines of work are...

A Perfect sTORm: The Role of the Mammalian Target of Rapamycin (mTOR) in Cerebrovascular...

Gerontology Fecha de publicación: January 2018 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1159/000485381 Autores: Van Skike C.E., Galvan V.  Background: Cerebrovascular dysfunction is detected prior to the onset of cognitive and histopathological changes in Alzheimer's disease...

Age-Dependent Changes in Regulatory T Lymphocyte Development and Function: A Mini-Review

Gerontology Fecha de publicación: December 2017 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1159/000478044 Autores: Darrigues J., van Meerwijk J.P.M., Romagnoli P.  Background: The generation and function of immuno-suppressive regulatory T lymphocytes (Treg), which can differentiate in the...

Prediction of the Future Need for Institutional Care in Finnish Older People: A Comparison...

Gerontology Fecha de publicación: December 2017 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1159/000480382 Autores: Salminen M., Eloranta S., Vire J., Viikari P., Viikari L., Vahlberg T., Lehtonen A., Arve S., Wuorela M., Viitanen M. Background: More recent birth cohorts of older people have better physical and...

Anti-Inflammatory Nutrition and Successful Ageing in Elderly Individuals

Gerontology Fecha de publicación: December 2017 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1159/000479065 Autores: Tyrovolas S.,  Haro J.M., Foscolou A., Tyrovola D., Mariolis A., Bountziouka V., Piscopo S., Valacchi G., Anastasiou F., Gotsis E., Metallinos G., Papairakleous N., Polychronopoulos E., Matalas A.-L., Lionis C., Zeimbekis A., Tur J.-A., Sidossis L.S. Background: The...

Non-Discriminant Relationships between Leg Muscle Strength, Mass and Gait Performance in Healthy Young and...

Gerontology Fecha de publicación: December 2017 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1159/000480150 Autores: Muehlbauer T., Granacher U., Borde R., Hortobágyi T. Background: Gait speed declines with increasing age, but it is unclear if gait speed preferentially correlates with...