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What is the relationship between frailty and orthostatic hypotension in older adults?
Background Frailty and orthostatic hypotension (OH), which is common in older adults, is associated with morbidity and mortality. The relationship between them remains unclear. The aim of the study is to determine whether ...
Pet ownership and symptoms of depression: A prospective study of older adults.
Background:This paper aims to examine associations between pet ownership and symptoms of depression in alarge, population-based sample of older adults. Specifically, we tested whether: (i) people who report moredepressive ...
Triple Test Plus Rapid Cognitive Screening Test: A Combination of Clinical Signs and A Tool for Cognitive Assessment in Older Adults.
Less time-consuming, easy-to-apply and more reliable cognitive screening tests are essential for use in primary care. The aim of this study was to investigate the diagnostic value of the Turkish version of the Rapid Cognitive ...
Prospective associations of cardiovascular disease with physical performance and disability : A longitudinal cohort study in the Osteoarthritis Initiative.
Background Literature regarding cardiovascular disease (CVD) and incident physical performance limitations and disability in older people is equivocal. Aims This study aimed to investigate whether CVD is longitudinally ...