CDHA CAAR

February 29, 2016

CAAR – Canadian Institute for Health Information/Institut Canadien D’information Sur La Sante Report- February 29, 2016

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Use of Antipsychotics Among Seniors Living in Long-Term Care Facilities, 2014,” (February 2016, .pdf format, 26p.).

secure.cihi.ca/estore/productFamily.htm?locale=en&pf=PFC3094

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Articles – February 29, 2016

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A. “Prevalence and Genetic Characteristics of Geographic Atrophy among Elderly Japanese with Age-Related Macular Degeneration,” by Yoichi Sakurada, Seigo Yoneyama, Atsushi Sugiyama, Naohiko Tanabe, Wataru Kikushima, Fumihiko Mabuchi, Atsuki Kume, Takeo Kubota, and Hiroyuki Iijima (PLoS ONE 11(2): e0149978. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0149978, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 8p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0149978

B. “Relationship of Self-Rated Health to Stroke Incidence and Mortality in Older Individuals with and without a History of Stroke: A Longitudinal Study of the MRC Cognitive Function and Ageing (CFAS) Population,” by Nahal Mavaddat, Rianne van der Linde, Richard Parker, George Savva, Ann Louise Kinmonth, Carol Brayne, and Jonathan Mant (PLoS ONE 11(2): e0150178. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0150178, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 11p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0150178

CAAR – Health and Retirement Study Data Release – February 29, 2016

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RAND HRS Data File, Supported by NIA and SSA (Version O) (February 25, 2016).

hrsonline.isr.umich.edu/news/index.php?p=shownews3x1&hfyle=news413

CAAR – Conferencealerts.Com Palliative Care – February 29, 2016

Filed under: Conferences — Tags: — admin @ 5:06 pm

The INTESDA International Conference on Advancing the Life Sciences and Public Health Awareness – ALPHA 2016 — Nagoya, Japan (June 19-21, 2016).

www.conferencealerts.com/show-event?id=167640

CAAR – Tables of Contents – February 29, 2016

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: , , , — admin @ 5:06 pm

European Journal of Ageing (Vol. 13, No. 1, March 2016).

link.springer.com/journal/10433/13/1/page/1

International Journal of Aging and Human Development (Vol. 82, No. 1, December 2015).

ahd.sagepub.com/content/82/1.toc

International Social Security Review (Vol. 68, No. 4, October/December 2015).

onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/issr.2015.68.issue-4/issuetoc

Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease (Vol. 50, No. 4, 2016).

content.iospress.com/journals/journal-of-alzheimers-disease/50/4

Journal of Pension Economics and Finance (Vol. 15, No. 2, February 2016).

journals.cambridge.org/action/displayIssue?decade=2010&jid=PEF&volumeId=15&issueId=02&iid=10207860

February 25, 2016

CAAR – Population Reference Bureau Periodical – February 25, 2016

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Today’s Research on Aging (No. 33, February 2016, .pdf format, 9p.). Note: The theme of this issue is “Family Caregiving,” by Paola Scommegna.

www.prb.org/Publications/Articles/2016/todays-research-aging-caregiving.aspx

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunity – February 25, 2016

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Biomarkers Discovery In Parkinsonism (U01),” (PAR-16-112, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, application deadlines Sept. 6, 2016, Sept. 6, 2017, and Sept. 6, 2018).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-112.html

CAAR – US Administration for Community Living Funding Opportunities – February 25, 2016

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A. “Senior Medicare Patrol Projects – Empowering Seniors to Prevent Health Care Fraud,” (HHS-2016-ACL-CIP-MP-0147, application deadline April 25, 2016).

www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=281363

B. “Empowering Older Adults and Adults with Disabilities in Tribal Communities through Chronic Disease Self-Management Education Programs Financed Solely by 2016 Prevention and Public Health Funds (PPHF-2016),” (HHS-2016-ACL-AOA-CS-0129, application deadline April 25, 2016).

www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=281753

C. “Evidence-Based Falls Prevention Programs in Tribal Communities Financed Solely by 2016 Prevention and Public Health Funds (PPHF-2016),” (HHS-2016-ACL-AOA-FP-0133, application deadline May 9, 2016).

www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=281758

CAAR – Table of Contents – February 25, 2016

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: — admin @ 4:43 pm

Ageing International (Vol. 41, No. 1, March 2016).

link.springer.com/journal/12126/41/1/page/1

February 24, 2016

CAAR – US Senate Special Committee on Aging Hearing Testimony – February 24, 2016

Filed under: Legislation Information Updates — Tags: — admin @ 4:42 pm

Opioid Use Among Seniors – Issues and Emerging Trends,” a hearing held February 24, 2016 (witness statement available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site, running time 1 hour 47 minutes). Note: Hearing begins at the 13:54 mark.

www.aging.senate.gov/hearings/opioid-use-among-seniors_issues-and-emerging-trends

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – February 24, 2016

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Prediction of Fitness to Drive in Patients with Alzheimer’s Dementia,” by Dafne Piersma, Anselm B. M. Fuermaier, Dick de Waard, Ragnhild J. Davidse, Jolieke de Groot, Michelle J. A. Doumen, Ruud A. Bredewoud, René Claesen, Afina W. Lemstra, Annemiek Vermeeren, Rudolf Ponds, Frans Verhey, Wiebo H. Brouwer, and Oliver Tucha (PLoS ONE 11(2): e0149566. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0149566, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 29p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0149566

February 23, 2016

CAAR – US Social Security Administration, Research, Statistics, & Policy Analysis Periodicals – February 23, 2016

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A. Social Security Bulletin (Vol. 76, No. 1, February 2016, .pdf format).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/ssb/v76n1/index.html

B. International Update, January 2016 (January 2016, .pdf and HTML format, 3p.).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/progdesc/intl_update/2016-01/index.html

CAAR – US Centers for Disease Control Report – February 23, 2016

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The Healthy Brain Initiative: A National Public Health Road Map to Maintaining Cognitive Health,” (January 2016, .pdf format, 58p.).

www.cdc.gov/aging/healthybrain/roadmap.htm

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstract – February 23, 2016

Anti-myostatin antibody increases muscle mass and strength and improves insulin sensitivity in old mice,” by Joao-Paulo G. Camporez, Max C. Petersen, Abulizi Abudukadier, Gabriela V. Moreira, Michael J. Jurczak, Glenn Friedman, Christopher M. Haqq, Kitt Falk Petersen, and Gerald I. Shulman (Vol. 113, No. 8, February 23, 2016, .pdf and HTML format, p. 2212-2217). Note: _PNAS_ is providing open access to the full text of this article.

www.pnas.org/content/113/8/2212.abstract

CAAR – Nature Neuroscience Article Abstract – February 23, 2016

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PTEN recruitment controls synaptic and cognitive function in Alzheimer’s models,” by Shira Knafo, Cristina Sanchez-Puelles, Ernest Palomer, Igotz Delgado, Jonathan E. Draffin, Janire Mingo, Tina Wahle, Kanwardeep Kaleka, Liping Mou, Inmaculada Pereda-Perez, Edvin Klosi, Erik B. Faber, Heidi M. Chapman, Laura Lozano-Montes, Ana Ortega-Molina, Lara Ordonez-Gutiérrez, Francisco Wandosell, Jose Vina, Carlos G Dotti, Randy A. Hall, Rafael Pulido, Nashaat Z. Gerges, Andrew M. Chan, Mark R. Spaller, Manuel Serrano, Cesar Venero, & Jose A. Esteban (Vol. 19, No. 3, March 2016, p. 443-453).

www.nature.com/neuro/journal/v19/n3/abs/nn.4225.html

CAAR – US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Data Releases – February 23, 2016

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A. “Medicare Fee-For-Service Public Provider Enrollment Data: 2016, Release 1,” (February 2016)

data.cms.gov/public-provider-enrollment

B. “Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data: Part D Prescriber Summary Table CY2013,” (February 2016).

data.cms.gov/Public-Use-Files/Medicare-Provider-Utilization-and-Payment-Data-Par/cks9-s5d9

CAAR – Table of Contents – February 23, 2016

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Aging and Mental Health (Vol. 20, No. 5, 2016).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/camh20/20/5

February 22, 2016

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Report – February 22, 2016

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Payment and Delivery System Reform in Medicare: A Primer on Medical Homes, Accountable Care Organizations, and Bundled Payments,” by Susan Baseman, Cristina Boccuti, Marilyn Moon, Shannon Griffin, and Tania Dutta (February 2016, .pdf and HTML format, 33p.).

kff.org/medicare/report/payment-and-delivery-system-reform-in-medicare-a-primer-on-medical-homes-accountable-care-organizations-and-bundled-payments/

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Articles – February 22, 2016

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A. “Cognition and Indicators of Dietary Habits in Older Adults from Southern Brazil,” by Vivian Francielle Franca, Aline Rodrigues Barbosa, and Eleonora D’Orsi (PLoS ONE 11(2): e0147820. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0147820, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 12p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0147820

B. “Long Term Outcomes of a Geriatric Liaison Intervention in Frail Elderly Cancer Patients,” by Liesbeth Hempenius, Joris P. J. Slaets, Dieneke van Asselt, Truuske H. de Bock, Theo Wiggers, and Barbara L. van Leeuwen (PLoS ONE 11(2): e0143364. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0143364, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 13p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0143364

CAAR – Lancet Article Abstract – February 22, 2016

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A comparison of health expectancies over two decades in England: results of the Cognitive Function and Ageing Study I and II,” by Prof. Carol Jagger, Prof. Fiona E. Matthews, Pia Wohland, Tony Fouweather, Blossom C. M. Stephan, Louise Robinson, Prof. Antony Arthur, and Prof. Carol Brayne, on behalf of the Medical Research Council Cognitive Function and Ageing Collaboration (Vol. 387, No. 10020, February 20, 2016, p. 779-786).

www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(15)00947-2/abstract

CAAR – UK House of Commons Library Briefing Paper – February 22, 2016

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

The new State Pension – transitional questions,” by Djuna Thurley (CBP-7414, February 2016, .pdf format, 26p.).

researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7414

February 19, 2016

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Reports – February 19, 2016

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:34 pm

A. “Long-Term Care Providers and Services Users in the United States: Data From the National Study of Long-Term Care Providers, 2013–2014,” by Lauren Harris-Kojetin, Manisha Sengupta, Eunice Park-Lee, Roberto Valverde, Christine Caffrey, Vincent Rome, and Jessica Lendon (Vital and Health Statistics, Series 3, No. 38, February 2016, .pdf format, 105p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/series/sr_03/sr03_038.pdf

B. “Variation in Residential Care Community Nurse and Aide Staffing Levels: United States, 2014,” by Vincent Rome and Lauren D. Harris-Kojetin (National Health Statistics Report No. 91, February 2016, .pdf format, 10p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nhsr/nhsr091.pdf

CAAR – Alliance for Aging Research Website of Interest – February 19, 2016

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The Alliance for Aging Research maintains a YouTube sight with short videos on a variety of issue related to aging. Most of the videos are 10 minutes or less in length, with most focusing on health related topics. For more information go to:

Homepage:

www.youtube.com/user/allianceforaging/featured

 

CAAR–Tables of Contents–February 19, 2016

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: , — admin @ 10:51 am

Check your organization’s library for electronic full text availability.

American Journal of Public Health (Vol. 106, No. 2, February 2016).

ajph.aphapublications.org/toc/ajph/106/2

American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (Vol. 24, No. 2, February 2016).

www.ajgponline.org/current

Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics Vol. 61, No. 2- Vol. 63, September-October, 2015 — March-April 2016

Vol. 61, No. 2, September-October 2015

www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/01674943/61/2

Vol. 61, No. 3, November-December 2015

www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/01674943/61/3

Vol. 62, January-February 2016

www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/01674943/62

Vol. 63, March-April 2016

www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/01674943/63

Dementia (Vol. 15, No. 2, March 2016).

dem.sagepub.com/content/15/2.toc

Educational Gerontology (Vol. 33, No. 3, March 2016).

www.ingentaconnect.com/content/routledg/uedg/2016/00000042/00000003

Experimental Aging Research (Vol. 42, No. 2, 2016).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/uear20/42/2

International Psychogeriatrics (Vol. 28, No. 3, March 2016).

journals.cambridge.org/action/displayIssue?decade=2010&jid=IPG&volumeId=28&issueId=03&iid=10193149

Journal of Aging and Health (Vol. 28, No. 2, March 2016)

jah.sagepub.com/content/28/2.toc

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (Vol. 64, No. 2, February 2016).

onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jgs.2016.64.issue-2/issuetoc

Population Review (Vol. 54, No. 1–Vol. 55, No. 1, 2015-2016

Vol. 54, No. 1, 2015

muse.jhu.edu/journals/population_review/toc/prv.54.1.html

Vol. 54, No. 2, 2015

muse.jhu.edu/journals/population_review/toc/prv.54.2.html

February 18, 2016

CAAR – Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice Report – February 18, 2016

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Our Parents, Ourselves: Health Care for an Aging Population,” by Julie P.W. Bynum, Ellen Meara, Chiang-Hua Chang, and Jared M. Rhoads (February 2016, .pdf format, 113p.).

www.dartmouthatlas.org/downloads/reports/Our_Parents_Ourselves_021716.pdf

CAAR – Pew Research Center Report – February 18, 2016

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Smaller Share of Women Ages 65 and Older are Living Alone,” by Renee Stepler (February 2016, .pdf and HTML format, 27p.).

www.pewsocialtrends.org/2016/02/18/smaller-share-of-women-ages-65-and-older-are-living-alone/

CAAR – Pew Charitable Trusts Issue Brief – February 18, 2016

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Making State Pension Investments More Transparent: Accountability varies widely and could be improved,” by Greg Mennis (February 2016, .pdf and HTML format, 11p.).

www.pewtrusts.org/en/research-and-analysis/issue-briefs/2016/02/making-state-pension-investments-more-transparent

CAAR – World Bank Policy Research Working Paper – February 18, 2016

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Greying the Budget : Ageing and Preferences over Public Policies,” by Luiz de Mello, Simone Schotte, Erwin R. Tiongson, and Hernan Winkler (WPS7555, February 2016, .pdf and ASCII text format, 31p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/23732

CAAR – New England Journal of Medicine Article Abstract – February 18, 2016

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Effects of Testosterone Treatment in Older Men,” by Peter J. Snyder, Shalender Bhasin, Glenn R. Cunningham, Alvin M. Matsumoto, Alisa J. Stephens-Shields, Jane A. Cauley, Thomas M. Gill, Elizabeth Barrett-Connor, Ronald S. Swerdloff, Christina Wang, Kristine E. Ensrud, Cora E. Lewis, John T. Farrar, David Cella, Raymond C. Rosen, Marco Pahor, Jill P. Crandall, Mark E. Molitch, Denise Cifelli, Darlene Dougar, Laura Fluharty, Susan M. Resnick, Thomas W. Storer, Stephen Anton, Shehzad Basaria, Susan J. Diem, Xiaoling Hou, Emile R. Mohler, III, J. Kellogg Parsons, Nanette K. Wenger, Bret Zeldow, J. Richard Landis, and Susan S. Ellenberg, for the Testosterone Trials Investigators (Vol. 374, No. 7, February 18, 2016, p. 611-624).

www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1506119#t=abstract

February 17, 2016

CAAR – Brookings Institution Report – February 17, 2016

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Later Retirement, Inequality in Old Age, and the Growing Gap in Longevity Between Rich and Poor,” by Barry Bosworth, Gary Burtless, and Kan Zhang (February 2016, .pdf format, 166p.).

www.brookings.edu/research/reports2/2016/02/life-expectancy-gaps-promise-social-security

CAAR – Urban Institute Briefs – February 17, 2016

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A. “Understanding Social Security Disability Programs: Diversity in Beneficiary Experiences and Needs,” by Melissa M. Favreault and Jonathan Schwabish (February 2016, .pdf and HTML format, 15p.).

www.urban.org/research/publication/understanding-social-security-disability-programs-diversity-beneficiary-experiences-and-needs

B. “Understanding Social Security Disability Insurance: Interactions with Other Programs,” by Stephan Lindner, Pamela J. Loprest, and Jonathan Schwabish (February 2016, .pdf and HTML format, 8p.).

www.urban.org/research/publication/understanding-social-security-disability-insurance-interactions-other-programs

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Article Abstracts – February 17, 2017

A. “{alpha}-Synuclein–induced lysosomal dysfunction occurs through disruptions in protein trafficking in human midbrain synucleinopathy models,” by Joseph R. Mazzulli, Friederike Zunke, Ole Isacson, Lorenz Studer, and Dimitri Krainc (Vol. 113, No. 7, February 16, 2016, p. 1931-1936).

www.pnas.org/content/113/7/1931.abstract

B. “Induction of de novo {alpha}-synuclein fibrillization in a neuronal model for Parkinson’s disease,” by Mohamed-Bilal Fares, Bohumil Maco, Abid Oueslati, Edward Rockenstein, Natalia Ninkina, Vladimir L. Buchman, Eliezer Masliah, and Hilal A. Lashuel (Vol. 113, No. 7, February 16, 2016, p. E912-E921).

www.pnas.org/content/113/7/E912.abstract

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Issue Brief – February 17, 2016

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How Do Non-Financial Factors Affect Retirement Decisions?” by Steven A. Sass (IB 16-3, February 2016, .pdf format, 7p.).

crr.bc.edu/briefs/how-do-non-financial-factors-affect-retirement-decisions/

CAAR – European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research Brief – February 17, 2016

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The view from within: “Good” care from the perspective of care professionals – lessons from an explorative study,” by Katharine Schulmann, Katrin Gasior, Michael Fuchs and Kai Leichsenring (February 2016, .pdf format, 16p.).

www.euro.centre.org/detail.php?xml_id=2584

CAAR – International Longevity Centre [UK] Report – February 17, 2016

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

Tomorrow’s World: The Future of Ageing in the UK,” (February 2016, .pdf format, 54p.).

www.ilcuk.org.uk/index.php/publications/publication_details/tomorrows_world_the_future_of_ageing_in_the_uk

CAAR – Center for Economic Studies/Ifo Institute for Economic Research (CESifo) [Munich, Bavaria, Germany] Working Papers – February 17, 2016

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A. “Old-Age Provision in Transition: The Case of Croatia,” by Martin Werding and Marko Primorac (CESifo Working Paper No. 5761, February 2016, .pdf format, 29p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.cesifo-group.de/ifoHome/publications/working-papers/CESifoWP/CESifoWPdetails?wp_id=19191601

B. “One Pillar Crumbling, the Others too Short: Old-Age Provision in Germany,” by Martin Werding (CESifo Working Paper No. 5760, February 2016, .pdf format, 23p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.cesifo-group.de/ifoHome/publications/working-papers/CESifoWP/CESifoWPdetails?wp_id=19189905

CAAR – Tables of Contents – February 17, 2016

Filed under: Journal Table of Contents — Tags: , — admin @ 4:29 pm

Clinical Gerontologist (Vol. 39, No. 2, 2016).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/wcli20/39/2

Journal of Women and Aging (Vol. 28, No. 1, 2016).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/wjwa20/28/1

February 16, 2016

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Report, Data Tables, Data Release – February 16, 2016

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A. “Deaths: Leading Causes for 2013,” by Melonie Heron (National Vital Statistics Report, Vol. 65, No. 2, February 2016, .pdf format, 94p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr65/nvsr65_02.pdf

B. “Deaths: Final Data for 2013,” (National Vital Statistics Report, Vol. 64, No. 2, February 2016, .pdf format, 71p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr64/nvsr64_02.pdf

C. “2013 Mortality Multiple Cause Micro-data Files,” (February 2016, zipped ASCII text (data) and .pdf (documentation) format).

Documentation:

www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss/mortality_public_use_data.htm

Data:

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data_access/vitalstatsonline.htm

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Report – February 16, 2016

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AARP’s BankSafe Report: Evidence Consumers Want Their Financial Institution to Fight Exploitation,” by Jilenne Gunther (February 2016, .pdf format, 13p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2015/age-friendly-banking-an-initiative-promoting-the-financial-resilience-of-people-age-50.html

CAAR – Conferencealerts.Com Palliative Care – February 16, 2016

Filed under: Conferences — Tags: — admin @ 4:58 pm

11th Annual Conference on Palliative and End of Life Care – Living Well Until Dying: End Stage Dementia, Cancer & Stroke – Toronto, Ontario (May 6, 2016).

www.conferencealerts.com/show-event?id=167329

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – February 16, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:57 pm

Data for Russia were revised and updated through 2014.

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

CAAR – Health and Retirement Study Data Release- February 16, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:56 pm

Cross-Wave Social Security Weights (Version 1.1 – Restricted)

hrsonline.isr.umich.edu/news/index.php?p=shownews3x1&hfyle=news364

CAAR – Tables of Contents – February 16, 2016

Aging and Mental Health (Vol. 20, No. 4, 2016).

www.tandfonline.com/toc/camh20/20/4

American Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias (Vol. 31, No. 2, March 2016).

aja.sagepub.com/content/31/2.toc

Journal of Aging Studies (Vol. 36, January 2016).

www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/08904065

Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology (Vol. 31, No. 1, March 2016).

link.springer.com/journal/10823/31/1/page/1

Medical Care (Vol. 54, No. 3, March 2016).

journals.lww.com/lww-medicalcare/pages/currenttoc.aspx

February 15, 2016

CAAR – Demographic Research Article – February 15, 2016

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Childhood socioeconomic status, adult socioeconomic status, and old-age health trajectories: Connecting early, middle, and late life,” by Zachary Zimmer, Heidi A. Hanson, and Ken Smith (Vol. 34, Article 10, February 2016, .pdf format, p. 285-320).

www.demographic-research.org/volumes/vol34/10/default.htm

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper – February 15, 2016

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Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.
Health Capacity to Work at Older Ages: Evidence from the United Kingdom,” by James Banks, Carl Emmerson, and Gemma Tetlow (w21980, February 2016, .pdf format, 28p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w21980

CAAR – Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) [University of Bonn, Germany] Working Papers – February 15, 2016

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A. “The Prodigal Son: Does the Younger Brother Always Care for His Parents in Old Age?” by Mizuki Komura and Hikaru Ogawa (Discussion Paper No. 9732, February 2016, .pdf format, 17p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.iza.org/en/webcontent/publications/papers/viewAbstract?dp_id=9732

B. “The Economics of Healthy Ageing in China,” by Almas Heshmati (Discussion Paper No. 9713, February 2016, .pdf format, 26p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.iza.org/en/webcontent/publications/papers/viewAbstract?dp_id=9713

CAAR – UK House of Commons Library Briefing Paper – February 15, 2016

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

Reforming pension tax relief,” by Djuna Thurley (CBP-7505, February 2016, .pdf format, 23p.).

researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7505

February 12, 2016

CAAR – US National Institutes of Health Funding Opportunity – February 12, 2016

Filed under: Employment/Funding Opportunities — Tags: — admin @ 4:19 pm

Basic Biopsychosocial Mechanisms and Processes in the Management of Chronic Conditions (R21),” (PAR-16-095, National Institute on Aging, in conjunction with other agencies, deadline for applications December 6, 2016).

grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-095.html

February 11, 2016

CAAR – US Senate Special Committee on Aging Hearing Testimony – February 11, 2016

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The hearing will unveil and examine a new, troubling scam by global drug traffickers perpetrated against our nation’s seniors,” a hearing held February 10, 2016 (witness statement available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site, running time 1 hour 41 minutes). Note: Hearing begins at the 13:50 mark.

www.aging.senate.gov/hearings/the-hearing-will-unveil-and-examine-a-new-troubling-scam-by-global-drug-traffickers-perpetrated-against-our-nations-seniors

CAAR – UK National Audit Office Report – February 11, 2016

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Investigation into members’ experience of civil service pension administration,” (February 2016, .pdf format, p.).

www.nao.org.uk/report/investigation-into-members-experience-of-civil-service-pension-administration/

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