“Making our health and care systems fit for an ageing population,” by David Oliver, Catherine Foot, and Richard Humphries (March 2014, .pdf format, 82p.).
March 10, 2014
Ageing International (Vol. 39, No. 1, March 2014).
Educational Gerontology (Vol. 40, No. 7, July 2014).
Journals of Gerontology (A): Biological Sciences (Vol. 69A, No. 4, April 2014).
March 6, 2014
A. “Rejuvenation of the muscle stem cell population restores strength to injured aged muscles,” by Benjamin D. Cosgrove, Penney M. Gilbert, Ermelinda Porpiglia, Foteini Mourkioti, Steven P. Lee, Stephane Y. Corbel, Michael E. Llewellyn, Scott L. Delp & Helen M. Blau (Vol. 20, No. 3, March 2014, p. 255-264).
B. “p38 MAPK signaling underlies a cell-autonomous loss of stem cell self-renewal in skeletal muscle of aged mice,” by Jennifer D. Bernet, Jason D. Doles, John K. Hall, Kathleen Kelly Tanaka, Thomas A. Carter & Bradley B. Olwin (Vol. 20, No. 3, March 2014, p. 265-271).
March 5, 2014
“Profiles of Ageing 2013,” (2014, .pdf, Excel, comma-delimited, Rich-text, and TIFF format).
March 4, 2014
Age and Ageing (Vol. 43, No. 2, March 2014).
American Journal of Public Health (Vol. 104, No. 3, March 2014).
“Quantifying policy tradeoffs to support aging populations,” by Sergei Scherbov, Warren C. Sanderson, and Marija Mamolo (Vol. 30, Article 20, March 2014, .pdf format, p. 579-608).
February 28, 2014
Journal of Pension Economics and Finance (Vol. 13, No. 2, April 2014).
Journal of Population Ageing (Vol. 7, No. 1, March 2014).
February 27, 2014
Mar. 24, 2014: Walk With Me: Changing the Culture of Aging in Canada–Toronto, Ontario, Canada:
May 28, 2014: Housing Alternatives for an Aging Population – 23rd annual John K Friesen Conference–Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Aug. 4, 2014: 2014 Florida Conference on Aging–Weston, Florida
Oct. 16, 2014: Landscapes of Aging: Critical Issues, Emerging Possibilities–Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
Ageing & Society (Vol. 34, No. 4, April 2014).
International Psychogeriatrics (Vol. 26, No. 4, April 2014).
A. The Oldest Living Things in the World, by Rachel Sussman (will publish April 2014, 304p., 124 color plates, ISBN (Cloth): 9780226057507, ISBN (Electronic): 9780226057644). For more information see:
B. Prolonged Employment of Older Workers: Determinants of Managers’ Decisions Regarding Hiring, Retention and Training, by Kasia Karpinska (will publish April 2014, 144p., ISBN: 9789069846668). For more information see:
C. Older Workers: The View of Dutch Employers in a European Perspective, by Wieteke Conen (will publish February 2014, 162p., ISBN: 9789069846651). For more information see:
C. Adult Social Care, edited by Iain Ferguson and Michael Lavalette (will publish April 2014, 76p., ISBN: 9781447316169). For more information see:
D. Active Ageing: Voluntary Work by Older People in Europe, edited by Andrea Principi, Per H. Jensen, and Giovanni Lamura (will publish June 2014, 272p., ISBN: 9781447307204). For more information see:
E. Safeguarding Older People from Abuse: Critical Contexts to Policy and Practice, by Angie Ash (will publish May 2014, 208p., ISBN: 9781447305668). For more information see:
F. Work and Care under Pressure, edited by Blanche Le Bihan, Claude Martin, and Trudie Knijn (February 2014, 200p., ISBN: 9789089645425). For more information see:
G. Staging Ageing: Theatre, Performance and the Narrative of Decline, by Michael Mangan (January 2014, 220p., ISBN: 9781783200139). For more information see:
H. A Taste of Good Living: The Senior Citizens’ Restaurant, by Hans Marcel Becker (January 2014, 260p., ISBN: 9789059727090). For more information see:
Spring 2014 Catalog (2014, .pdf format, 291p.).
Click on Author, title, or subject index page links (p. 286-290) for link to titles.
February 25, 2014
A. “Transcription could be the key to the selection advantage of mitochondrial deletion mutants in aging,” by Axel Kowald and Thomas B. L. Kirkwood (Vol. 111, No. 8, February 25, 2014, .pdf and HTML format, p. 2972-2977). Note: PNAS is providing open access to the full-text of this article.
B. “HACE1 reduces oxidative stress and mutant Huntingtin toxicity by promoting the NRF2 response,” by Barak Rotblat, Amber L. Southwell, Dagmar E. Ehrnhoefer, Niels H. Skotte, Martina Metzler, Sonia Franciosi, Gabriel Leprivier, Syam Prakash Somasekharan, Adi Barokas, Yu Deng, Tiffany Tang, Joan Mathers, Naniye Cetinbas, Mads Daugaard, Brian Kwok, Liheng Li, Christopher J. Carnie, Dieter Fink, Roberto Nitsch, Jason D. Galpin, Christopher A. Ahern, Gerry Melino, Josef M. Penninger, Michael R. Hayden, and Poul H. Sorensen (Vol. 111, No. 8, February 25, 2014, .pdf and HTML format, p. 3032-3037). Note: PNAS is providing open access to the full-text of this article.
AGID recently announced the release of the following data:
- Release of version 2.11: 2012 NORS (Feb. 20, 2014).
February 20, 2014
“The National Aging Network Survey 2013 Results,” by Suzanne Kunkel, Heather Reece, and Jane Straker (Febuary 2014, .pdf format, 37p.).
February 19, 2014
“Geriatric muscle stem cells switch reversible quiescence into senescence,” by Pedro Sousa-Victor, Susana Gutarra, Laura Garcia-Prat, Javier Rodriguez-Ubreva, Laura Ortet, Vanessa Ruiz-Bonilla, Merce Jardi, Esteban Ballestar, Susana Gonzalez, Antonio L. Serrano, Eusebio Perdiguero & Pura Munoz-Canoves (Vol. 506, No. 7488, February 20, 2014, p. 316-321).
February 18, 2014
Aging and Mental Health (Vol. 18, No. 3, 2014).
February 17, 2014
“Detailed Analysis of Health Deprivation Divide using the 2011 Census,” (February 2014, .pdf and HTML format, 21p.).
February 10, 2014
“Homelessness, Ageing and Dying,” (September 2013, .pdf format, 60p.).
February 7, 2014
“2014 Aging in America Conference,” (March 11-15, 2014; San Diego, California).
February 6, 2014
“In Vivo and In Vitro Analysis of Age-Associated Changes and Somatic Cellular Senescence in Renal Epithelial Cells,” by Birgit Berkenkamp, Nathan Susnik, Arpita Baisantry, Inna Kuznetsova, Christoph Jacobi, Inga Sorensen-Zender, Verena Broecker, Hermann Haller, Anette Melk, and Roland Schmitt (PLoS ONE 9(2): e88071. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0088071, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 11p.).
February 4, 2014
Global Aging: Comparative Perspectives on Aging and the Life Course, by Suzanne R. Kunkel, Scott J. Brown, and Frank J. Whittington (2014, ISBN-13: 9780826105462, 328p.).
February 3, 2014
“NIH study offers insight into why cancer incidence increases with age,” (Feb. 3, 2014).
CAAR – Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research Data/National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging Data – February 3, 2014
ICPSR’s National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging announced the release of the following new dataset that may be of interest to researchers of aging on Feb. 2, 2014. Note: Some ICPSR studies are available only to ICPSR member institutions. To find out whether your organization is a member, and whether or not it supports ICPSR Direct downloading, see:
- WHO Study on Global AGEing and Adult Health (SAGE): Wave 1, 2007-2010 (ICPSR 31381)
Journal of Women & Aging (Vol. 26, No. 1, 2014).
January 31, 2014
“Attitudes about Aging: A Global Perspective,” (January 2014, .pdf and HTML format, 68p.).
January 30, 2014
“Network and Infrastructure Support for Development of Interdisciplinary Aging Research (R24),” (PAR-14-081, a reissue of PA-12-064, National Institute on Aging, application deadline May 28, 2014).
“The advantages of demographic change after the wave: fewer and older, but healthier, greener, and more productive?” by Fanny A. Kluge, Emilio Zagheni, Elke Loichinger, and Tobias C. Vogt (WP-2014-003, January 2014, .pdf format, 29p.). Note: Links to the abstract and full-text can be found at:
Experimental Aging Research (Vol. 40, No. 1, 2014).
International Psychogeriatrics (Vol. 26, No. 3, March 2014).
Journal of Aging & Social Policy (Vol. 26, Nos. 1 & 2, 2014).
January 27, 2014
Bifocal (Vol. 35, No. 2, December 2013, HTML and .pdf format, 60p.).
Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.
“Equilibrium Health Spending and Population Aging in a Model of Endogenous Growth – Will the GDP Share of Health Spending Keep Rising?” by Isaac Ehrlich and Yong Yin (w19856, January 2014, .pdf format, p.).
Ageing and Mental Health (Vol. 20, No. 2, February 2014).
Ageing and Society (Vol. 34, No. 3, March 2014).
Journal of Gerontological Social Work (Vol. 57, No. 1, 2014).
January 23, 2014
Medical Care (Vol. 52, No. 2, February 2014).
Research on Aging (Vol. 36, No. 2, March 2014).
January 21, 2014
CAAR – Center for Economic Studies/Ifo Institute for Economic Research (CESifo) [Munich, Bavaria, Germany] Working Paper – January 21, 2014
“Aging, the Great Moderation and Business-Cycle Volatility in a Life-Cycle Model,” by Burkhard Heer, Stefan Rohrbacher, and Christian Scharrer (CESifo Working Paper No. 4584, January 2014, .pdf format, 26p.). Note: Links to the abstract and full-text can be found at:
“Demystifying non-mortgage borrowing in older age: a longitudinal approach,” by Andrea Finney and David Sinclair (January 2014, .pdf format, 28p.).
Canadian Journal on Aging / La Revue canadienne du vieillissement (Vol. 33, No. 1, March 2014).
Educational Gerontology (Vol. 40, No. 5, February 2014).
Gerontologist (Vol. 54, No. 1, February 2014).
International Journal of Aging and Human Development (Vol. 78, No. 1, 2014).
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (Vol. 62, No. 1, January 2014).
Journals of Gerontology (A): Biological Sciences (Vol. 69A, No. 2, February 2014).
January 17, 2014
American Journal of Public Health (Vol. 104, No. 2, February 2014).
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying (Vol. 68, No. 2, 2013-14).
January 16, 2014
Ageing & Society (Vol. 34, No. 2, February 2014).
January 15, 2014
“Aging in Comfort: Assessing the Special Needs of America’s Holocaust Survivors,” a hearing held January 15, 2014 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing is available, running time 1 hour 33 minutes). Note: The hearing begins at the 15:16 mark.
January 8, 2014
“Diversity of ageing across the tree of life,” by Owen R. Jones, Alexander Scheuerlein, Roberto Salguero-Gomez, Carlo Giovanni Camarda, Ralf Schaible, Brenda B. Casper, Johan P. Dahlgren, Johan Ehrlen, María B. García, Eric S. Menges, Pedro F. Quintana-Ascencio, Hal Caswell, Annette Baudisch & James W. Vaupel (Vol. 505, No. 7482, January 9, 2014, p. 169-173).
January 6, 2014
Journal of Aging and Health (Vol.25, No. 8, December 2013, Supplement, December 2013).
Vol. 25, No. 8:
Supplement: The topic of this supplement is “The ACTIVE Study”
Public Health (Vol. 128, No. 1, January 2014).
January 2, 2014
American Journal of Epidemiology (Vol. 179, No. 2, Jan. 15, 2014).
Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics (Vol. 58, No. 2, March/April 2014).
European Journal of Palliative Care (Vol. 20, No. 6, November/December 2013).
Journal of Aging Studies (Vol. 28, No. 1, January 2014).
Journals of Gerontology (B): Psychological Sciences (Vol. 69B, No. 1, January 2014).
December 30, 2013
Age and Ageing (Vol. 43, No. 1, January 2014).
American Journal of Epidemiology (Vol. 179, No. 1, Jan. 1, 2014).
New Directions in the Sociology of Aging, (2013, 978-0-309-29297-9, OpenBook and .pdf format, 318p.). Ordering information for a print copy is available at the site. Note: NAP requires free registration before providing a .pdf copy.
“Multiple Chronic Conditions and Limitations in Activities of Daily Living in a Community-Based Sample of Older Adults in New York City, 2009,” by Nancy L. Ralph, Thelma J. Mielenz, Hilary Parton, Anne-Marie Flatley, and Lorna E. Thorpe (US Centers for Disease Control, Vol. 10, November 2013, HTML and .pdf format, 10p.).
December 26, 2013
“Strategy and action plan for healthy ageing in Europe, 2012-2020,” (December 2013, .pdf format, 25p.).
December 20, 2013
Journal of Population Research (Vol. 30, No. 4, December 2013).
December 19, 2013
CAAR – Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER) [University of Essex, Colchester, UK] Working Paper – December 19, 2013
“In sickness and in health? Comorbidity in older couples,” by Cara L. Booker and Stephen Pudney (ISER Working Paper Series: 2013-30, December 2013, .pdf format, 32p.). Note: Links to the abstract and full-text can be found at:
Journal of Aging and Physical Activity (Vol. 22, No. 1, January 2014).
December 18, 2013
A. “Retirement Income Policy and National Savings,” by David Law (WP 13/28, December 2013, .pdf format, 25p.). Note: Links to the abstract and full-text can be found at:
B. “Can Automatic Tax Increases Pay for the Public Spending Effects of Population Ageing in New Zealand?” by John Creedy and Norman Gemmell (WP13/22, December 2013, .pdf format, 22p.). Note: Links to the abstract and full-text can be found at:
C. “Population Ageing and Productivity: Implications and Policy Options for New Zealand,” by Ross Guest (WP 13/21, December 2013, .pdf format, 26p.). Note: Links to the abstract and full-text can be found at:
December 17, 2013
“Nfatc1 orchestrates aging in hair follicle stem cells,” by Brice E. Keyes, Jeremy P. Segal, Evan Heller, Wen-Hui Lien, Chiung-Ying Chang, Xingyi Guo, Dan S. Oristian, Deyou Zheng, and Elaine Fuchs (Vol. 110, No. 51, December 17, 2013, .pdf and HTML format, p. E4950-E4959). Note: PNAS is providing open access to the full-text of this article.