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November 15, 2018

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Report – November 15, 2018

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United States Life Tables, 2015,” by Elizabeth Arias and Jiaquan Xu (National Vital Statistics Reports, Vol. 67, No. 7, November 2018, .pdf format, 63p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr67/nvsr67_7-508.pdf

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Issue Brief – November 15, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:37 pm

How Much Income Do Retirees Actually Have?” by Anqi Chen, Alicia H. Munnell, and Geoffrey T. Sanzenbacher (IB No. 18-20, November 2018, .pdf and Excel format, 8p.).

How Much Income Do Retirees Actually Have?

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – November 15, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:36 pm

Potential Changes to Medicaid Long-Term Care Spousal Impoverishment Rules: States’ Plans and Implications for Community Integration,” by MaryBeth Musumeci and Molly O’Malley Watts (November 2018, .pdf format, 14p.).

www.kff.org/medicaid/issue-brief/potential-changes-to-medicaid-long-term-care-spousal-impoverishment-rules-states-plans-and-implications-for-community-integration/

November 13, 2018

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article Abstract – November 13, 2018

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Effect of a Pharmacist-Led Educational Intervention on Inappropriate Medication Prescriptions in Older Adults: The D-PRESCRIBE Randomized Clinical Trial,” by Philippe Martin, Robyn Tamblyn, Andrea Benedetti, Sara Ahmed, and Cara Tannenbaum (Vol. 320, No. 18, November 13, 2018, p. 1889-1898).

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2714531

 

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstracts – November 13, 2018

A. “Role of income mobility for the measurement of inequality in life expectancy,” by Claus Thustrup Kreiner, Torben Heien Nielsen, and Benjamin Ly Serena (Vol. 115, No. 46, November 13, 2018, p. 11754-11759).

www.pnas.org/content/115/46/11754

B. “Bifunctional amyloid-reactive peptide promotes binding of antibody 11-1F4 to diverse amyloid types and enhances therapeutic efficacy,” by Jonathan S. Wall, Angela D. Williams, James S. Foster, Tina Richey, Alan Stuckey, Sallie Macy, Craig Wooliver, Shawn R. Campagna, Eric D. Tague, Abigail T. Farmer, Ronald H. Lands, Emily B. Martin, R. Eric Heidel, and Stephen J. Kennel (Vol. 115, No. 46, November 13, 2018, p. E10839-E10848).

www.pnas.org/content/115/46/E10839

November 12, 2018

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Brief – November 12, 2018

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

The Facts about Prediabetes And Older Americans,” by Susan Reinhard, Lynda Flowers, Olivia Dean, Jennifer Peed, and Erwin Tan (November 2018, .pdf format, 4p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2018/the-facts-about-prediabetes-and-older-americans.html

 

November 8, 2018

CAAR – US Social Security Administration, Research, Statistics, and Policy Analysis Periodical – November 8, 2018

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Social Security Bulletin (Vol. 78, No. 4, November 2018, .pdf format).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/ssb/v78n4/index.html

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General Report – November 8, 2018

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

CMS Did Not Always Ensure Hospitals Complied With Medicare Reimbursement Requirements for Graduate Medical Education,” (A-02-17-01017, November 2018, .pdf format, 9p.).

oig.hhs.gov/oas/reports/region2/21701017.asp

CAAR – Employee Benefit Research Institute Issue Brief – November 8, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:42 pm

What Does Consistent Participation in 401(k) Plans Generate? Changes in 401(k) Plan Account Balances, 2010–2016,” by Jack VanDerhei, Sarah Holden, Luis Alonso, and Steven Bass (EBRI Issue Brief No. 464, November 2018, .pdf format, 21p.).

www.ebri.org/publications/ib/index.cfm?fa=ibDisp&content_id=3734

November 7, 2018

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Articles – November 7, 2018

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A. “Socio-economic factors associated with periodontal conditions among Brazilian elderly people – Multilevel analysis of the SBSP-15 study,” by Rafael Aiello Bomfim, Antonio Carlos Frias, Claudio Mendes Pannuti, Celso Zilbovicius, and Antonio Carlos Pereira (PLoS ONE 13(11): e0206730. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0206730, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 12p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0206730

B. “Elderly patients’ (=>65 years) experiences associated with discharge; Development, validity and reliability of the Discharge Care Experiences Survey,” by Ranveig Marie Boge, Arvid Steinar Haugen, Roy Miodini Nilsen, and Stig Harthug (PLoS ONE 13(11): e0206904. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0206904, HTML, XML, and .pdf format, 17p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0206904

November 6, 2018

CAAR – Medicare Payment Advisory Commission Hearing Transcript – November 6, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:07 pm

An agenda and transcript of the November 1-2, 2018 meeting is available.

www.medpac.gov/-public-meetings-/meeting-details/november-2018-public-meeting

Transcript (.pdf format, 382p.):

www.medpac.gov/docs/default-source/default-document-library/november-2018-transcripts.pdf?sfvrsn=0

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstract – November 6, 2018

Noggin rescues age-related stem cell loss in the brain of senescent mice with neurodegenerative pathology,” by María Díaz-Moreno, Tomás Armenteros, Simona Gradari, Rafael Hortigüela, Laura García-Corzo, Ángela Fontán-Lozano, José Luis Trejo, and Helena Mira (Vol. 115, No. 45, November 6, 2018, p. 11625-11630).

www.pnas.org/content/115/45/11625

November 5, 2018

CAAR – Science Article Abstract – November 5, 2018

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Poly(ADP-ribose) drives pathologic {alpha}-synuclein neurodegeneration in Parkinson’s disease,” by Tae-In Kam, Xiaobo Mao, Hyejin Park, Shih-Ching Chou, Senthilkumar S. Karuppagounder, George Essien Umanah, Seung Pil Yun, Saurav Brahmachari, Nikhil Panicker, Rong Chen, Shaida A. Andrabi, Chen Qi, Guy G. Poirier, Olga Pletnikova, Juan C. Troncoso, Lynn M. Bekris, James B. Leverenz, Alexander Pantelyat, Han Seok Ko, Liana S. Rosenthal, Ted M. Dawson, Valina L. Dawson (Vol. 362, No. 6414, November 2, 2018).

science.sciencemag.org/content/362/6414/eaat8407

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – November 5, 2018

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Osteoporosis and dry eye syndrome: A previously unappreciated association that may alert active prevention of fall,” by Yu-Ting Jeng, Shu-Yi Lin, Hsiao-Yun Hu, Oscar K. Lee, and Li-Lin Kuo (PLoS ONE 13(11): e0207008. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0207008, HTML, XML, and .pdf format, 13p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0207008

CAAR – Australian Human Rights Commission Report – November 5, 2018

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Employing Older Workers (2018),” (October 2018, .pdf format, 22p.).

www.humanrights.gov.au/our-work/age-discrimination/publications/employing-older-workers-2018

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Issue Brief – November 5, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 3:02 pm

Stability in Overall Pension Plan Funding Masks a Growing Divide,” by Jean-Pierre Aubry, Caroline V. Crawford, and Kevin Wandrei (SLP No. 62, October 2018, .pdf and Excel format, 9p.).

Stability in Overall Pension Plan Funding Masks a Growing Divide

November 1, 2018

CAAR – Nature Neuroscience Article Abstract – November 1, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 3:49 pm

A histone acetylome-wide association study of Alzheimer’s disease identifies disease-associated H3K27ac differences in the entorhinal cortex,” by Sarah J. Marzi, Szi Kay Leung, Teodora Ribarska, Eilis Hannon, Adam R. Smith, Ehsan Pishva, Jeremie Poschmann, Karen Moore, Claire Troakes, Safa Al-Sarraj, Stephan Beck, Stuart Newman, Katie Lunnon, Leonard C. Schalkwyk & Jonathan Mill (Vol. 21, No. 11, November 2018, p. 1618-1627).

www.nature.com/articles/s41593-018-0253-7

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – November 1, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 3:48 pm

The cost-effectiveness of systematic screening for age-related macular degeneration in South Korea,” by Ra Ho, Lina D. Song, Jin A. Choi, and Donghyun Jee (PLoS ONE 13(10): e0206690. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0206690, XML, HTML, .pdf format, 14p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0206690

October 31, 2018

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstract – October 31, 2018

Advancing front of old-age human survival,” by Wenyun Zuo, Sha Jiang, Zhen Guo, Marcus W. Feldman, and Shripad Tuljapurkar (Vol. 115, No. 44, October 30, 2018, p. 11209-11214).

www.pnas.org/content/115/44/11209

CAAR – Employee Benefit Research Institute Issue Brief – October 31, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:42 pm

Savings Medicare Beneficiaries Need for Health Expenses: Some Couples Could Need as Much as $400,000, Up From $370,000 in 2017,” by (EBRI Issue Brief No. 460, October 2018, .pdf format, 11p.).

www.ebri.org/publications/ib/index.cfm?fa=ibDisp&content_id=3724

CAAR – UK Office for National Statistics Article – October 31, 2018

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Intergenerational transfers: the distribution of inheritances, gifts and loans, Great Britain: 2014 to 2016,” (October 2018, .pdf and HTML format, 31p.).

www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/personalandhouseholdfinances/incomeandwealth/articles/intergenerationaltransfersthedistributionofinheritancesgiftsandloans/2018-10-30

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – October 31, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:39 pm

Medicare’s Income-Related Premiums Under Current Law and Changes for 2019,” by Juliette Cubanski and Tricia Neuman (October 2018, .pdf format, 3p.).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/medicares-income-related-premiums-under-current-law-and-changes-for-2019/

 

October 29, 2018

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – October 29, 2018

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Warm-up cognitive activity enhances inhibitory function,” by Kyoko Hine and Yuji Itoh (PLoS ONE 13(10): e0206605. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0206605, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 10p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0206605

October 26, 2018

CAAR – US Social Security Administration, Research, Statistics, and Policy Analysis Reports, Periodicals – October 26, 2018

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A. “Annual Statistical Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2017,” (October 2018, .pdf and Excel format, 194p.).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/di_asr/2017/index.html

B. “Social Security Programs Throughout the World: Europe, 2018,” (September 2018, .pdf format, 386p.).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/progdesc/ssptw/2018-2019/europe/index.html

C. International Update, September 2018 (September 2018, .pdf format, 3p.).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/progdesc/intl_update/2018-09/index.html

D. SSI Monthly Statistics, September 2018 (October 2018, HTML and .pdf format).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/ssi_monthly/2018-09/index.html

CAAR – Nature Letter Abstract – October 26, 2018

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Clearance of senescent glial cells prevents tau-dependent pathology and cognitive decline,” by Tyler J. Bussian, Asef Aziz, Charlton F. Meyer, Barbara L. Swenson, Jan M. van Deursen & Darren J. Baker (Vol. 562, No. 7728, October 25, 2018, p. ).

www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0543-y

CAAR – Commonwealth Fund Issue Brief – October 26, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 1:30 pm

Medicare Benefit Redesign: Enhancing Affordability for Beneficiaries While Promoting Choice and Competition,” by Cathy Schoen, Karen Davis, Christine Buttorff, and Amber Willink (October 2018, .pdf and HTML format, 13p.).

www.commonwealthfund.org/publications/issue-briefs/2018/oct/medicare-benefit-redesign-affordability

CAAR – Urban Institute Report – October 26, 2018

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Social Security and Medicare Lifetime Benefits and Taxes: 2018 Update,” by C. Eugene Steuerle and Caleb Quakenbush (Ocotber 2018, .pdf and HTML format, 24p.).

www.urban.org/research/publication/social-security-and-medicare-lifetime-benefits-and-taxes-2018-update

CAAR – Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Report – October 26, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 1:28 pm

Working Better with Age: Korea,” (October 2018, .pdf and e-book format, 132p.).

www.oecd.org/employment/working-better-with-age-korea-9789264208261-en.htm

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – October 26, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 1:27 pm

Prior Authorization in Medicare Advantage Plans: How Often Is It Used?” by Gretchen Jacobson and Tricia Neuman (October 2018, .pdf and HTML format, 2p.).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/prior-authorization-in-medicare-advantage-plans-how-often-is-it-used/

October 24, 2018

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article Abstract – October 24, 2018

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Screening for Intimate Partner Violence, Elder Abuse, and Abuse of Vulnerable Adults: Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force,” by Cynthia Feltner, Ina Wallace, Nancy Berkman, Christine E. Kistler, Jennifer Cook Middleton, Collen Barclay, Laura Higginbotham, Joshua T. Green, and Daniel E. Jonas (Vol. 320, No. 16, October 23/30, 2018, p. 1688-1701).

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2708121

October 22, 2018

CAAR – Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Report – October 22, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:27 pm

Pension Markets in Focus: 2018,” (October 2017, .pdf and Excel format, 47p.).

www.oecd.org/pensions/pensionmarketsinfocus.htm

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Articles – October 22, 2018

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A. “Migration of adult children and mental health of older parents ‘left behind’: An integrative review,” by Deependra Kaji Thapa, Denis Visentin, Rachel Kornhaber, and Michelle Cleary (PLoS ONE 13(10): e0205665. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0205665, HTML, XML, and .pdf format, 30p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0205665

B. “Associations between sedentary time, physical activity and bone health among older people using compositional data analysis,” by Irene Rodríguez-Gómez, Asier Manas, Jose Losa-Reyna, Leocadio Rodríguez-Mañas, Sebastien F. M. Chastin, Luis M. Alegre, Francisco J. García-García, and Ignacio Ara (PLoS ONE 13(10): e0206013. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0206013, HTML, XML, and .pdf format, 17p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0206013

CAAR – Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Report – October 22, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:23 pm

Hip fracture incidence and hospitalisations in Australia 2015–16,” (October 2018, .pdf and Excel format, 50p.).

www.aihw.gov.au/reports/injury/hip-fracture-incidence-in-australia-2015-16/contents/table-of-contents

October 19, 2018

CAAR – World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe Report – October 19, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 3:25 pm

The health and well-being of men in the WHO European Region: Better health through a gender approach,” (October 2018, .pdf format, 116p.).

www.euro.who.int/__data/assets/pdf_file/0007/380716/mhr-report-eng.pdf?ua=1

CAAR – New England Journal of Medicine Article Abstracts – October 19, 2018

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Effect of Aspirin on Disability-free Survival in the Healthy Elderly,” by John J. McNeil, Robyn L. Woods, Mark R. Nelson, Christopher M. Reid, Brenda Kirpach, Rory Wolfe, Elsdon Storey, Raj C. Shah, Jessica E. Lockery, Andrew M. Tonkin, Anne B. Newman, Jeff D. Williamson, Karen L. Margolis, Michael E. Ernst, Walter P. Abhayaratna, Nigel Stocks, Sharyn M. Fitzgerald, Suzanne G. Orchard, Ruth E. Trevaks, Lawrence J. Beilin, Geoffrey A. Donnan, Peter Gibbs, Colin I. Johnston, Joanne Ryan, Barbara Radziszewska, Richard Grimm, and Anne M. Murray, for the ASPREE Investigator Group (Vol. 379, No. 16, October 18, 2018, p. 1499-1508).

www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1800722

B. “Effect of Aspirin on Cardiovascular Events and Bleeding in the Healthy Elderly,” by John J. McNeil, Rory Wolfe, Robyn L. Woods, Andrew M. Tonkin, Geoffrey A. Donnan, Mark R. Nelson, Christopher M. Reid, Jessica E. Lockery, Brenda Kirpach, Elsdon Storey, Raj C. Shah, Jeff D. Williamson, Karen L. Margolis, Michael E. Ernst, Pharm.D., Walter P. Abhayaratna, Nigel Stocks, Sharyn M. Fitzgerald, Suzanne G. Orchard, Ruth E. Trevaks, Lawrence J. Beilin, Colin I. Johnston, Joanne Ryan, M.Biostat., Barbara Radziszewska, Michael Jelinek, Mobin Malik, Charles B. Eaton, Donna Brauer, Geoff Cloud, Erica M. Wood, Suzanne E. Mahady, Suzanne Satterfield, Richard Grimm, and Anne M. Murray, for the ASPREE Investigator Group (Vol. 379, No. 16, October 18, 2018, p. 1509-1518).

www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1805819

C. “Effect of Aspirin on All-Cause Mortality in the Healthy Elderly,” by John J. McNeil, Mark R. Nelson, Robyn L. Woods, Jessica E. Lockery, Rory Wolfe, Christopher M. Reid, Brenda Kirpach, Raj C. Shah, Diane G. Ives, Elsdon Storey, Joanne Ryan, Andrew M. Tonkin, Anne B. Newman, Jeff D. Williamson, Karen L. Margolis, Michael E. Ernst, Walter P. Abhayaratna, Nigel Stocks, Sharyn M. Fitzgerald, Suzanne G. Orchard, Ruth E. Trevaks, Lawrence J. Beilin, Geoffrey A. Donnan, Peter Gibbs, Colin I. Johnston, Barbara Radziszewska, Richard Grimm, and Anne M. Murray, for the ASPREE Investigator Group (Vol. 379, No. 16, October 18, 2018, p. 1519-1528).

www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1803955

CAAR – UK Department of Work and Pensions Brief – October 19, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 3:22 pm

Economic labour market status of individuals aged 50 and over, trends over time: October 2018,” (October 2018, .pdf format, 10p.).

www.gov.uk/government/statistics/economic-labour-market-status-of-individuals-aged-50-and-over-trends-over-time-october-2018

CAAR – UK House of Commons Report – October 19, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 3:20 pm

Adult Social Care Funding (England),” by Hannah Cromarty, Rachael Harker, and Mark Sandford (CBP-7903, October 2018, .pdf format, 36p.).

researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7903

 

October 17, 2018

CAAR – Lancet Neurology Article Abstract – October 17, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:23 pm

Global, regional, and national burden of Parkinson’s disease, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016,” (Vol. 17, No. 11, November 2018, p. 939-953).

www.thelancet.com/journals/laneur/article/PIIS1474-4422(18)30295-3/fulltext

CAAR – Population Reference Bureau Periodical – October 17, 2018

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Today’s Research on Aging (No. 38, October 2018, .pdf and HTML format, 11p.). Note: The theme of this issue is Sleep, Health, and Aging.

www.prb.org/new-evidence-on-sleeps-role-in-aging-and-chronic-disease/

CAAR – Care Quality Commission [UK] Reports – October 17, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:20 pm

A. “The state of health care and adult social care in England 2017/18,” (October 2018, .pdf format, 130p.).

www.cqc.org.uk/publications/major-report/state-care

B. “Social care in prisons in England and Wales,” (October 2018, .pdf format, 43p.).

www.cqc.org.uk/news/stories/social-care-prisons-england-wales

CAAR – Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Report – October 16, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:18 pm

Palliative care services in Australia,” (October 2018, HTML and Excel format). Note: A .pdf version of the report can be requested from AIHW.

www.aihw.gov.au/reports/palliative-care-services/palliative-care-services-in-australia/contents/summary

October 16, 2018

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Issue Brief – October 16, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:19 pm

An Update on Medicare’s Finances,” by Alicia H. Munnell and Anqi Chen (IB No. 18-19, October 2018, .pdf and Excel format, 9p.).

An Update on Medicare’s Finances

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – October 16, 2018

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

Medicare Part D: A First Look at Prescription Drug Plans in 2019,” by Juliette Cubanski, Anthony Damico, and Tricia Neuman (October 2018, .pdf format, 12p.).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/medicare-part-d-a-first-look-at-prescription-drug-plans-in-2019/

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Fact Sheet – October 16, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:17 pm

Taking a Closer Look: Myths about the Medicaid Program and the People It Helps,” by Brendan Flinn and Jean Accius (October 2018, .pdf format, 3p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2018/myths-about-the-medicaid-program.html

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Articles – October 16, 2018

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A. “Actions required to implement integrated care for older people in the community using the World Health Organization’s ICOPE approach: A global Delphi consensus study,” by Andrew M. Briggs and Islene Araujo de Carvalho (PLoS ONE 13(10): e0205533. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0205533, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 16p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0205533

B. “Older adult fall prevention practices among primary care providers at accountable care organizations: A pilot study,” by Jonathan Howland, Holly Hackman, Alyssa Taylor, Kathleen O’Hara, James Liu, and John Brusch (PLoS ONE 13(10): e0205279. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0205279, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 10p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0205279

C. “Consultations on driving in people with cognitive impairment in primary care: A scoping review of the evidence,” by Carol Sinnott, Tony Foley, Justin Forsyth, Kathleen McLoughlin, Linda Horgan, and Colin P. Bradley (PLoS ONE 13(10): e0205580. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0205580, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 14p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0205580

 

October 11, 2018

CAAR – Medicare Payment Advisory Commission Hearing Transcript – October 11, 2018

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

An agenda and transcript of the October 4-5, 2018 meeting is available.

medpac.gov/-public-meetings-/meeting-details/october-2018-public-meeting

Transcript (.pdf format, 347p.):

medpac.gov/docs/default-source/default-document-library/medpac-october-2018-transcriptscc2e12adfa9c665e80adff00009edf9c.pdf?sfvrsn=0

CAAR – National Academy of Social Insurance Brief – October 11, 2018

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

Changing Medicare Eligibility: Program Design Challenges,” by Paul N. Van de Water (October 2018, .pdf format, 14p.).

www.nasi.org/research/2018/changing-medicare-eligibility-program-design-challenges

October 10, 2018

CAAR – US Census Bureau Report – October 10, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:39 pm

Trends in Health and Well-Being of the Older Populations in SAGE Countries: 2014–2015,” by Wan He, Paul Kowal, and Nirmala Naidoo (P95/18-01, September 2018, .pdf format, 32p.).

www.census.gov/content/dam/Census/library/publications/2018/demo/p95-18-01.pdf

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Science Article Abstracts – October 10, 2018

A. “Blood-derived plasminogen drives brain inflammation and plaque deposition in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease,” by Sarah K. Baker, Zu-Lin Chen, Erin H. Norris, Alexey S. Revenko, A. Robert MacLeod, and Sidney Strickland (Vol. 115, No. 41, October 9, 2018, p. E9687-E9696).

www.pnas.org/content/115/41/E9687

B. “Small molecule inhibits a-synuclein aggregation, disrupts amyloid fibrils, and prevents degeneration of dopaminergic neurons,” by Jordi Pujols, Samuel Peña-Díaz, Diana F. Lázaro, Francesca Peccati, Francisca Pinheiro, Danilo González, Anita Carija, Susanna Navarro, María Conde-Giménez, Jesús García, Salvador Guardiola, Ernest Giralt, Xavier Salvatella, Javier Sancho, Mariona Sodupe, Tiago Fleming Outeiro, Esther Dalfó, and Salvador Ventura (Vol. 115, No. 41, October 9, 2018, p. 10481-10486).

www.pnas.org/content/115/41/10481

CAAR – American Bar Association Periodical – October 10, 2018

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:17 pm

Bifocal (Vol. 39, No. 6, July-Autust 2018, .pdf and HTML format, 20p.).

www.americanbar.org/groups/law_aging/publications/bifocal/vol–39/issue-6–july-august-2018-/

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