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April 24, 2017

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Brief – April 24, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:10 pm

Women and Long-Term Services and Supports,” by Ari Houser (April 2017, .pdf format, 2p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2017/women-and-long-term-services-and-supports.html

 

April 21, 2017

CAAR – Pew Charitable Trusts Issue Brief – April 21, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:20 pm

The State Pension Funding Gap: 2015,” (April 2017, .pdf and Excel format, 13p.).

www.pewtrusts.org/en/research-and-analysis/issue-briefs/2017/04/the-state-pension-funding-gap-2015

CAAR – Lancet Article Abstract – April 21, 2017

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Survival, disabilities in activities of daily living, and physical and cognitive functioning among the oldest-old in China: a cohort study,” by Yi Zeng, Qiushi Feng, Therese Hesketh, Kaare Christensen, and James W. Vaupel (Vol. 389, No. 10079, April 22, 2017, p. 1619-1629).

thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(17)30548-2/abstract

April 20, 2017

CAAR – US Census Bureau Statistical Release – April 20, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:00 pm

Older Americans Month: May 2017,” (CB17-FF.08, March 2017, .pdf format, 6p.).

www.census.gov/content/dam/Census/newsroom/facts-for-features/2017/cb17-ff08.pdf

April 19, 2017

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Science Article Abstract – April 19, 2017

Prenatal loss of father during World War One is predictive of a reduced lifespan in adulthood,” by Nicolas Todd, Alain-Jacques Valleron, and Pierre Bougnères (Vol. 114, No. 16, April 18, 2017, p. 4201–4206).

www.pnas.org/content/114/16/4201.abstract

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – April 19, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:15 pm

Skeletal-related events and mortality among men diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer: The impact of alternative measures of radiation to the bone,” by Eberechukwu Onukwugha, Young Kwok, Jay P. Ciezki, Candice Yong, Catherine Plaisant, Chandana A. Reddy, C. Daniel Mullins, Brian Seal, Adriana Valderrama, and Arif Hussain (PLoS ONE 12(4): e0175956. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0175956, HTML, XML, and .pdf format, 12p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0175956

April 18, 2017

CAAR – US Government Accountability Office Report – April 18, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:11 pm

Health Care: Telehealth and Remote Patient Monitoring Use in Medicare and Selected Federal Programs,” (GAO-17-365, April 2017, .pdf format, 72p.).

www.gao.gov/products/GAO-17-365

April 17, 2017

CAAR – AARP Public Polic Institute Report – April 17, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:00 pm

Should Race and Ethnicity Be Factored into Prostate Cancer Screening Guidelines?” by Elizabeth A. Carter, Keith D. Lind, and Pamela E. Morin (April 2017, .pdf format, 7p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2017/should-race-and-ethnicity-be-factored-into-screening-guidelines.html

CAAR – Lancet Article Abstract – April 17, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:59 pm

Fracture fixation in the operative management of hip fractures (FAITH): an international, multicentre, randomised controlled trial,” by Fixation using Alternative Implants for the Treatment of Hip fractures (FAITH) Investigators (Vol. 380, No. 10078, April 15, 2017, p. 1519-1527).

thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(17)30066-1/abstract

April 13, 2017

CAAR – US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Reports – April 13, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , , — admin @ 4:51 pm

A. “Gender Disparities in Health Care in Medicare Advantage,” (April 2017, .pdf format, 35p.).

www.cms.gov/About-CMS/Agency-Information/OMH/Downloads/Health-Disparities-Gender-Disparities-National-Report.pdf

B. “Racial and Ethnic Disparities by Gender in Medicare Advantage,” (April 2017, .pdf format, 38p.).

www.cms.gov/About-CMS/Agency-Information/OMH/Downloads/Health-Disparities-Racial-and-Ethnic-Disparities-by-Gender-National-Report.pdf

CAAR – Pew Charitable Trusts Report – April 13, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:48 pm

State Public Pension Funds Increase Use of Complex Investments,” (April 2017, .pdf and Excel format, 36p.).

www.pewtrusts.org/en/research-and-analysis/reports/2017/04/state-public-pension-funds-increase-use-of-complex-investments

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – April 13, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:48 pm

Parkinson’s disease-associated genetic variation is linked to quantitative expression of inflammatory genes,” by Steven Pierce and Gerhard A. Coetzee (PLoS ONE 12(4): e0175882. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0175882, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 11p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0175882

CAAR – Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing/Staidear Fadaimseartha na h Eireann um Dhul in Aois [TILDA] (Trinity College, Ireland] Report – April 13, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:45 pm

Transport patterns in community-dwelling adults aged 50 years and over in Ireland,” by Orna Donoghue, Joanna Orr, Siobhan Leahy, and Rose Anne Kenny (April 2017, .pdf format, 30p.).

tilda.tcd.ie/assets/pdf/TransportTopicReport2016.pdf

April 12, 2017

CAAR – Lancet Neurology Article Abstracts – April 12, 2017

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A. “Serotonin and dopamine transporter PET changes in the premotor phase of LRRK2 parkinsonism: cross-sectional studies,” by Dr. Daryl J. Wile, Pankaj A. Agarwal, Prof. Michael Schulzer, Edwin Mak, Katherine Dinelle, Elham Shahinfard, Nasim Vafai, Kazuko Hasegawa, Prof. Jing Zhang, Jessamyn McKenzie, Nicole Neilson, Audrey Strongosky, Prof. Ryan J. Uitti, Mark Guttman, Cyrus P. Zabetian, Prof. Yu-Shin Ding, Mike Adam, Prof. Jan Aasly, Prof. Zbigniew K. Wszolek, Prof. Matthew Farrer, Prof. Vesna Sossi, and Prof. A. Jon Stoessl (Vol. 16, No. 5, May 2017, p. 351–359).

www.thelancet.com/journals/laneur/article/PIIS1474-4422(17)30056-X/abstract

B. “Effect of long-term omega 3 polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation with or without multidomain intervention on cognitive function in elderly adults with memory complaints (MAPT): a randomised, placebo-controlled trial,” by Sandrine Andrieu, Sophie Guyonnet, Nicola Coley, Christelle Cantet, Marc Bonnefoy, Serge Bordes, Lawrence Bories, Marie-Noelle Cufi, Thierry Dantoine, Jean-François Dartigues, Françoise Desclaux, Audrey Gabelle, Yannick Gasnier, Alain Pesce, Kristel Sudres, Jacques Touchon, Philippe Robert, Olivier Rouaud, Philippe Legrand, Pierre Payoux, Jean-Paul Caubere, Michael Weiner, Isabelle Carrié, Pierre-Jean Ousset, and Bruno Vellas for the MAPT Study Group (Vol. 16, No. 5, May 2017, p. 377–389).

www.thelancet.com/journals/laneur/article/PIIS1474-4422(17)30040-6/abstract

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – April 12, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:05 pm

Comorbidity and dementia: A nationwide survey in Taiwan,” by Ting-Bin Chen, Szu-Yu Yiao, Yu Sun, Huey-Jane Lee, Shu-Chien Yang, Ming-Jang Chiu, Ta-Fu Chen, Ker-Neng Lin, Li-Yu Tang, Chung-Chih Lin, and Pei-Ning Wang (PLoS ONE 12(4): e0175475. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0175475, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 12p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0175475

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Issue Brief – April 12, 2017

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Do Health Insurance Reforms Boost Demand for Older Workers by SES?” by Matthew S. Rutledge and Caroline V. Crawford (IB No. 17-7, April 2017, .pdf format, 7p.).

crr.bc.edu/briefs/do-health-insurance-reforms-boost-demand-for-older-workers-by-ses/

CAAR – New Zealand Ministry of Health/Manatu Hauora Reports – April 12, 2017

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A. “Review of Adult Palliative Care Services in New Zealand,” (March 2017, Word and .pdf format, 18p.).

www.health.govt.nz/publication/review-adult-palliative-care-services-new-zealand

B. “Disability Respite Survey 2016,” (March 2017, Word and .pdf format, 21p.).

www.health.govt.nz/publication/disability-respite-survey-2016

April 11, 2017

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Report – April 11, 2017

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United States Life Tables, 2013,” by Elizabeth Arias, Melonie Heron, and Jiaquan Xu (Vital and Health Statistics Reports, Vol. 66, No. 3, April 2017, .pdf format, 63p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr66/nvsr66_03.pdf

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Science Article Abstracts – April 11, 2017

A. “Why the US science and engineering workforce is aging rapidly,” by David M. Blau and Bruce A. Weinberg (Vol. 114, No. 15, April 11, 2017, p. 3879–3884).

www.pnas.org/content/114/15/3879.abstract.html?etoc

B. “ErbB2 regulates autophagic flux to modulate the proteostasis of APP-CTFs in Alzheimer’s disease,” by Bo-Jeng Wang, Guor Mour Her, Ming-Kuan Hu, Yun-Wen Chen, Ying-Tsen Tung, Pei-Yi Wu, Wen-Ming Hsu, Hsinyu Lee, Lee-Way Jin, Sheng-Ping L. Hwang, Rita P.-Y. Chen, Chang-Jen Huang, and Yung-Feng Liao
(Vol. 114, No. 15, April 11, 2017, p. E3129–E3138).

www.pnas.org/content/114/15/E3129.abstract.html?etoc

CAAR – AARP Foundation Report – April 11, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:01 pm

A Profile of Social Connectedness in Older Adults,” (April 2017, .pdf format, 28p.).

connect2affect.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/A-Profile-of-Social-Connectedness.pdf

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – April 11, 2017

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Genetic factors influencing frontostriatal dysfunction and the development of dementia in Parkinson’s disease,” by Ismael Huertas, Silvia Jesus, Francisco Javier García-Gomez, Jose Antonio Lojo, Inmaculada Bernal-Bernal, Marta Bonilla-Toribio, Juan Francisco Martín-Rodriguez, David García-Solís, Pilar Gómez-Garre, and Pablo Mir (PLoS ONE 12(4): e0175560. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0175560, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 11p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0175560

CAAR – Family Caregiver Alliance Funding Periodical – April 11, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:00 pm

Caregiving PolicyDigest (Vol. 17, No. 3, Apr. 5, 2017).

myemail.constantcontact.com/Caregiving-Policy-Digest—Vol–17–No–3.html

April 10, 2017

CAAR – US Government Accountability Office Report – April 10, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:46 pm

Medicare Provider Education: Oversight of Efforts to Reduce Improper Billing Needs Improvement,” (GAO-17-290, March 2017, .pdf format, 36p.).

www.gao.gov/products/GAO-17-290

April 7, 2017

CAAR – Medicare Payment Advisory Commission Report – April 7, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:41 pm

Report to Congress: Medicare Payment Policy,” (March 2017, .pdf format, 455p.).

www.medpac.gov/docs/default-source/reports/mar17_entirereport.pdf?sfvrsn=0

CAAR – Employee Benefit Research Institute Issue Brief – April 7, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:38 pm

The 2017 Retirement Confidence Survey: Many Workers Lack Retirement Confidence and Feel Stressed About Retirement Preparations,” by Lisa Greenwald, nd Craig Copeland, and Jack VanDerhei(EBRI Issue Brief No. 431, March 2017, .pdf format, 32p.).

www.ebri.org/publications/ib/index.cfm?fa=ibDisp&content_id=3426

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Issue Brief – April 7, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:35 pm

Is Home Equity an Underutilized Retirement Asset?” by Steven A. Sass (IB No. 17-6, March 2017, .pdf format, 9p.).

crr.bc.edu/briefs/is-home-equity-an-underutilized-retirement-asset/

CAAR – Lancet Article Abstract – April 7, 2017

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The effect of patient age at intervention on risk of implant revision after total replacement of the hip or knee: a population-based cohort study,” by Lee E. Bayliss, David Culliford, A. Paul Monk, Sion Glyn-Jones, Daniel Prieto-Alhambra, Andrew Judge, Cyrus Cooper, Andrew J. Carr, Nigel K. Arden, David J. Beard, and Andrew J. Price (Vol. 389, No. 10077, April 8, 2017, p. 1424-1430).

thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(17)30059-4/abstract

CAAR – UK National Office for Statistics Article – April 7, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:33 pm

Money in funded pensions and insurance in the UK National Accounts: 1957 to 2015,” (March 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 18p.).

www.ons.gov.uk/economy/nationalaccounts/uksectoraccounts/articles/moneyinfundedpensionsandinsuranceintheuknationalaccounts/1957to2015

CAAR – Statistics Canada/Statistique Canada Report – April 7, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:32 pm

The Effects of Education on Canadians’ Retirement Savings Behaviour,” by Derek Messacar (Analytical Studies Branch Research Paper No. 391, March 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 32p.).

www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/11f0019m/11f0019m2017391-eng.htm

April 5, 2017

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Working Paper – April 5, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 3:36 pm

Rising Inequality in Life Expectancy by Socioeconomic Status,” by Geoffrey T. Sanzenbacher, Anthony Webb, Candace M. Cosgrove, and Natalia S. Orlova (Working Paper No. 2017-2, April 2017, .pdf format, 29p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

crr.bc.edu/working-papers/rising-inequality-in-life-expectancy-by-socioeconomic-status/

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – April 5, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 3:35 pm

The empowerment of elderly patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Managing life with the disease,” by Zahra Fotokian, Farahnaz Mohammadi Shahboulaghi, Masoud Fallahi-Khoshknab, and Ali Pourhabib (PLoS ONE 12(4): e0174028. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0174028, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 16p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0174028

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstracts – April 5, 2017

A. “Prion protein dynamics before aggregation,” by Kinshuk Raj Srivastava and Lisa J. Lapidus (Vol. 114, No. 14, April 4, 2017, p. 3572-3577).

www.pnas.org/content/114/14/3572.abstract

B. “Deficiency of a sulfotransferase for sialic acid-modified glycans mitigates Alzheimer’s pathology,” by Zui Zhang, Yoshiko Takeda-Uchimura, Tahmina Foyez, Shiori Ohtake-Niimi, Narentuya, Hiroyasu Akatsu, Kazuchika Nishitsuji, Makoto Michikawa, Tony Wyss-Coray, Kenji Kadomatsu, and Kenji Uchimura (Vol. 114, No. 14, April 4, 2017, p. E2947-E2954).

www.pnas.org/content/114/14/E2947.abstract

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Reports – April 5, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 3:33 pm

A. “Breaking Stereotypes: Spotlight on Male Family Caregivers,” by Jean Accius (March 2017, .pdf format, 6p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2017/breaking-stereotypes-spotlight-on-male-family-caregivers.html

B. “No Wrong Door: Person- and Family-Centered Practices in Long-Term Services and Supports,” by Christina Neill Bowen, Wendy Fox-Grage (March 2017, .pdf format, 14p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2017/no-wrong-door-person-and-family-centered-practices-in-long-term-services-and-supports.html

April 2, 2017

CAAR – Science Report Abstract – April 2, 2017

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Aging increases cell-to-cell transcriptional variability upon immune stimulation,” by Celia Pilar Martinez-Jimenez, Nils Eling, Hung-Chang Chen, Catalina A. Vallejos, Aleksandra A. Kolodziejczyk, Frances Connor, Lovorka Stojic, Timothy F. Rayner, Michael J. T. Stubbington, Sarah A. Teichmann, Maike de la Roche, John C. Marioni, and Duncan T. Odom (Vol. 355, No. 6332, March 31, 2017, p. 1433-1436).

science.sciencemag.org/content/355/6332/1433

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article – April 2, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 2:25 pm

Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 317, No. 12, March 28, 2017). Check with your organization’s information center for availability.

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/issue/317/12

Effect of Vitamin D and Calcium Supplementation on Cancer Incidence in Older Women: A Randomized Clinical Trial,” by Joan Lappe, Patrice Watson, Dianne Travers-Gustafson, Robert Recker, Cedric Garland, Edward Gorham, Keith Baggerly, and Sharon L. McDonnell (p. 1234-1243).

CAAR – Demographic Research Article – April 2, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 2:24 pm

Best-practice life expectancy: An extreme value approach,” by Anthony Medford (Vol. 36, Article 34, March 2017, .pdf format, p. 989-1014).

www.demographic-research.org/volumes/vol36/34/default.htm

March 17, 2017

CAAR – Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Surveillance Summaries Article – March 17, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 5:27 pm

Traumatic Brain Injury–Related Emergency Department Visits, Hospitalizations, and Deaths — United States, 2007 and 2013,” (Vol. 66, No. 9, March 17, 2017, .pdf and HTML format, p. 1-16).

www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/66/ss/ss6609a1.htm

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – March 17, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:26 pm

Identifying predictive motor factors for falls in post-menopausal breast cancer survivors,” by Marek Zak, Malgorzata Biskup, Pawel Macek, Halina Krol, Szymon Krupnik, and Anna Opuchlik (PLoS ONE 12(3): e0173970. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0173970, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 10p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0173970

March 16, 2017

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Brief – March 16, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:02 pm

Low-Income Medicare Beneficiaries Rely on Medicaid for Critical Help,” by Jean Accius, Lynda Flowers, and Brendan Flinn (March 2017, .pdf format, 3p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2017/low-income-medicare-beneficiaries-rely-on-medicaid-for-critical-help.html

CAAR – New England Journal of Medicine Article Abstract – March 16, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:55 pm

Short-Course Radiation plus Temozolomide in Elderly Patients with Glioblastoma,” by James R. Perry, Normand Laperriere, Christopher J. O’Callaghan, Alba A. Brandes, Johan Menten, Claire Phillips, Michael Fay, Ryo Nishikawa, J. Gregory Cairncross, Wilson Roa, David Osoba, John P. Rossiter, Arjun Sahgal, Hal Hirte, Florence Laigle-Donadey, Enrico Franceschi, Olivier Chinot, Vassilis Golfinopoulos, Laura Fariselli, Antje Wick, Loic Feuvret, Michael Back, Michael Tills, Chad Winch, Brigitta G. Baumert, Wolfgang Wick, Keyue Ding, and Warren P. Mason, for the Trial Investigators (Vol. 376, No. 11, March 16, 2017, p. 1027-1037).

www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1611977#t=abstract

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – March 16, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:50 pm

What Are the Implications for Medicare of the American Health Care Act?” by Juliette Cubanski and Tricia Neuman (March 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 3p.).

kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/what-are-the-implications-for-medicare-of-the-american-health-care-act/

March 15, 2017

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Issue Brief – March 15, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:47 pm

How Has the Shift to 401(k) Plans Affected Retirement Income?” by Alicia H. Munnell, Wenliang Hou, Anthony Webb, and Yinji Li (IB No. 17-5, March 2017, .pdf format, 8p.).

crr.bc.edu/briefs/how-has-the-shift-to-401k-plans-affected-retirement-income/

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – March 15, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:45 pm

Few serum proteins mediate APOE’s association with dementia,” by Donald R. Royall, Safa Al-Rubaye, Ram Bishnoi, and Raymond F. Palmer (PLoS ONE 12(3): e0172268. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0172268, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0172268

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Medicine Articles – March 15, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:45 pm

A. “Early diagnosis of mild cognitive impairment and mild dementia through basic and instrumental activities of daily living: Development of a new evaluation tool,” by Elise Cornelis, Ellen Gorus, Ingo Beyer, Ivan Bautmans, and Patricia De Vriendt (PLoS Med 14(3): e1002250. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1002250, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 22p.).

journals.plos.org/plosmedicine/article?id=10.1371/journal.pmed.1002250

B. “Association of lifelong exposure to cognitive reserve-enhancing factors with dementia risk: A community-based cohort study,” by Hui-Xin Wang, Stuart W. S. MacDonald, Serhiy Dekhtyar, and Laura Fratiglioni (PLoS Med 14(3): e1002251. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1002251, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 17p.).

journals.plos.org/plosmedicine/article?id=10.1371/journal.pmed.1002251

CAAR – Michigan Retirement Research Center Newsletter – March 15, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:43 pm

MRRC Newsletter (Vol. 17, No. 1, March 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 10p.).

www.mrrc.isr.umich.edu/Publication/NewsletterContents/1032

PDF:

www.mrrc.isr.umich.edu/publications/newsletters/pdf/1032.pdf

March 14, 2017

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Articles – March 14, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:18 pm

Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 317, No. 10, March 14, 2017). Check with your organization’s information center for availability.

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/issue/317/10

Effect of Inpatient Rehabilitation vs a Monitored Home-Based Program on Mobility in Patients With Total Knee Arthroplasty: The HIHO Randomized Clinical Trial,” by Mark A. Buhagiar, Justine M. Naylor, Ian A. Harris, Wei Xuan, Friedbert Kohler, Rachael Wright, and Renee Fortunato (p. 1037-1046).

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstract – March 14, 2017

Synaptic vesicle glycoprotein 2C (SV2C) modulates dopamine release and is disrupted in Parkinson disease,” by Amy R. Dunn, Kristen A. Stout, Minagi Ozawa, Kelly M. Lohr, Carlie A. Hoffman, Alison I. Bernstein, Yingjie Li, Minzheng Wang, Carmelo Sgobio, Namratha Sastry, Huaibin Cai, W. Michael Caudle, and Gary W. Miller (Vol. 114, No. 11, March 14, 2017, p. E2253–E2262).

www.pnas.org/content/114/11/E2253.abstract.html?etoc

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Brief, Report – March 14, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 5:15 pm

A. “Medicaid: A Last Resort for People Needing Long-Term Services and Supports,” by Wendy Fox-Grage (March 2017, .pdf format, 4p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2017/medicaid-a-last-resort-for-people-needing-long-term-services-and-supports.html

B. “Adequate Premium Tax Credits are Vital to Maintain Access to Affordable Health Coverage for Older Adults,” by Jane Sung, Lina Walker, and Olivia Dean (March 2017, .pdf format, 9p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2017/adequate-premium-tax-credits-are-vital-to-maintain-access-to-affordable-health-coverage-for-older-adults.html

March 10, 2017

CAAR – Alzheimer’s Association Report – March 10, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:45 pm

2017 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures,” (March 2017, .pdf format, 85p.).

www.alz.org/facts/

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – March 10, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:45 pm

Age-related macular degeneration phenotypes are associated with increased tumor necrosis-alpha and subretinal immune cells in aged Cxcr5 knockout mice,” by Hu Huang, Ying Liu, Lei Wang, and Wen Li (PLoS ONE 12(3): e0173716. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0173716, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 23p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0173716

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