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Effects of multidomain interventions on skeletal muscle architecture and function in pre-frail older women: The WiiProtein study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Geriatric nursing (New York, N.Y.) [Geriatr Nurs] 2022 Nov-Dec; Vol. 48, pp. 237-246. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 28.

Abstract: The aim was to investigate the effects of physical training with exergames and protein supplementation on musculoskeletal function, muscle architecture, and markers of physical frailty in pre-frail older women. Ninety participants were assigned to one ...

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Pet Insects May Improve Physical Performance and Sleep in Community-Dwelling Frail Elderly People with Chronic Diseases: A Single-Arm Interventional Pilot Study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Clinical interventions in aging [Clin Interv Aging] 2022 Dec 29; Vol. 17, pp. 1919-1929. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Dec 29 (Print Publication: 2022).

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Abstract: Purpose: Animal-assisted intervention (AAI) is an effective intervention that improves the mental and physical health. However, few have examined the efficacy of pet insects as a form of AAI for prefrail and frail elderly. This study aimed to ascertain...

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Detection of the Frail Elderly at Risk of Postoperative Sepsis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Dec 26; Vol. 20 (1). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Dec 26.

Abstract: With the increase in the elderly population, surgery in aged patients is seeing an exponential increase. In this population, sepsis is a major concern for perioperative care, especially in older and frail patients. We aim to investigate the incidence o...

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Network analysis of anxiety and depression in the functionally impaired elderly.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Frontiers in public health [Front Public Health] 2022 Dec 01; Vol. 10, pp. 1067646. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Dec 01 (Print Publication: 2022).

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Abstract: Background: Evidence from previous studies has confirmed that functionally impaired elderly individuals are susceptible to comorbid anxiety and depression. Network theory holds that the comorbidity emerges from interactions between anxiety and depressi...

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Health and social care of home-dwelling frail older adults in Switzerland: a mixed methods study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMC geriatrics [BMC Geriatr] 2022 Nov 15; Vol. 22 (1), pp. 857. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 15.

Abstract: Background: Home-dwelling frail older adults are often faced with multimorbidity and complex care needs, requiring health and social care systems that support frail older adults to age in place. The objective of this paper was to investigate the types ...

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Post-acute care for frail older people decreases 90-day emergency room visits, readmissions and mortality: An interventional study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): PloS one [PLoS One] 2023 Jan 06; Vol. 18 (1), pp. e0279654. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Jan 06 (Print Publication: 2023).

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Abstract: Background: To evaluate the effects of post-acute care (PAC) on frail older adults after acute hospitalization in Taiwan.Methods: This was a multicenter interventional study. Frail patients aged ≥ 75 were recruited and divided into PAC or control group...

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Protein-Added Healthy Lunch-Boxes Combined with Exercise for Improving Physical Fitness and Vascular Function in Pre-Frail Older Women: A Community-Based Randomized Controlled Trial.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Clinical interventions in aging [Clin Interv Aging] 2023 Jan 05; Vol. 18, pp. 13-27. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Jan 05 (Print Publication: 2023).

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Abstract: Purpose: Preventive or therapeutic interventions are key to maintaining independence in pre-frail and/or frail elderly. Therefore, we investigated whether multi-component interventions were effective in physical fitness levels and vascular functions in...

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Effectiveness of a Supervised Group-Based Otago Exercise Program on Functional Performance in Frail Institutionalized Older Adults: A Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of geriatric physical therapy (2001) [J Geriatr Phys Ther] 2023 Jan-Mar 01; Vol. 46 (1), pp. 15-25. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Aug 19.

Abstract: Background and Purpose: Because of its high prevalence and association with negative health-related outcomes, frailty is considered one of the most important issues associated with human aging and its mitigation is among the essential public health goa...

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Two-CyDye-Based 2D-DIGE Analysis of Aged Human Muscle Biopsy Specimens.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.) [Methods Mol Biol] 2023; Vol. 2596, pp. 265-289.

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Abstract: The gradual loss of skeletal muscle mass during aging and associated decline in contractile strength can result in reduced fitness, frailty, and loss of independence. In order to better understand the molecular and cellular mechanisms that underlie sar...

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[Whether or not to remove root remnants in frail older adults?]

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nederlands tijdschrift voor tandheelkunde [Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd] 2023 Jan; Vol. 130 (1), pp. 17-24.

Abstract: Many frail older adults have a poor oral health: unrestorable broken teeth and root remnants with open root canals, commonly associated with periapical and periodontal inflammation, are often seen. Improving oral health in this growing group of frail o...

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