Abstracts de Geriatría

Adaptation to nursing home: The role of leisure activities in light of motivation and relatedness

Archives of Gerontology & Geriatrics May–June, 2017 Volume 70, Pages 8–13 Emin Altintas, Giorgio De Benedetto, Karim Gallouj Abstract Based on the motivational...

Leisure-Time Physical Activity Reduces Total and Cardiovascular Mortality and Cardiovascular Disease Incidence in Older Adults

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society Volume 65, Issue 3 March 2017 Pages 504–510 Noël C. Barengo PhD, Riitta Antikainen PhD,
 


Katja...

Standing Up Slowly Antagonises Initial Blood Pressure Decrease in Older Adults with Orthostatic Hypotension

Gerontology Gerontology 2017;63:137-143 de Bruïne E.S., Reijnierse E.M., Trappenburg M.C., Pasma J.H., de Vries O.J., Meskers C.G.M., Maier A.B. Abstract Background:  Orthostatic hypotension (OH) is common...

Effects of Indoor Footwear on Balance and Gait Patterns in Community-Dwelling Older Women

Gerontology Gerontology 2017;63:129-136 Menz H.B.,  Auhl M., Munteanu S.E. Abstract Background Footwear worn indoors is generally less supportive than outdoor footwear...

High-Dose Monthly Vitamin D for Prevention of Acute Respiratory Infection in Older Long-Term Care Residents: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society Volume 65, Issue 3 March 2017 Pages 496–503 Adit A. Ginde MD, MPH, 


Patrick Blatchford PhD,...