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Ten-year incidence and progression of age-related maculopathy: The Beaver Dam eye study.
Tinnitus and its risk factors in the Beaver Dam Offspring Study
- D. Nondahl, K. Cruickshanks, T. Tweed
- Psychology, MedicineInternational journal of audiology
- 7 April 2011
Tinnitus is a common symptom in this cohort and may be associated with some modifiable risk factors, and the results suggest that it can be asociado with algunos of the factores de riesgo modificables.
The prevalence of age-related macular degeneration and associated risk factors.
It is indicated that early AMD is infrequent before age 55 years but increases with age thereafter, and is related to modifiable risk factors, eg, smoking and serum high-density lipoprotein cholesterol level.
Dry eye in the beaver dam offspring study: prevalence, risk factors, and health-related quality of life.
The prevalence of hearing impairment and associated risk factors: the Beaver Dam Offspring Study.
- S. Nash, K. Cruickshanks, T. Tweed
- MedicineArchives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery
- 16 May 2011
Hearing impairment is a common condition in middle-aged adults and Cardiovascular disease risk factors may be important correlates of age-related auditory dysfunction.
Olfactory impairment in an adult population: the Beaver Dam Offspring Study.
There was no association between olfactory impairment and general health-related quality of life, depressive symptoms, or dietary choices, and some factors associated with o aroma impairment are potentially modifiable.
Factors related to fungiform papillae density: the beaver dam offspring study.
Wide variability in fungiform papillae density was observed and a number of related factors were found including the modifiable factors of smoking and alcohol consumption including the heritability estimate of 40.2%.
A Walk-and-Eat Intervention Improves Outcomes for Patients With Esophageal Cancer Undergoing Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy.
- Yu-Juan Xu, J. Cheng, Jang-Ming Lee, Pei‐Ming Huang, Guan-hua Huang, Cheryl C-H Chen
- MedicineThe oncologist
- 1 October 2015
The nurse-led walk-and-eat intervention is feasible and effective to preserve functional walking capacity and nutritional status for patients with esophageal cancer undergoing neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy.
Effect of a Modified Hospital Elder Life Program on Delirium and Length of Hospital Stay in Patients Undergoing Abdominal Surgery: A Cluster Randomized Clinical Trial
For older patients undergoing abdominal surgery who received the mHELP, the odds of delirium were reduced by 56% and LOS was reduced by 2 days, which support using the mhELP to advance postoperative care for Older patients undergoing major abdominal surgery.
Revisiting the concept of malnutrition in older people.
- Cheryl C-H Chen, Yahu Bai, Guan-hua Huang, S. Tang
- MedicineJournal of clinical nursing
- 1 November 2007
Regression analysis revealed that more medication taken, female gender, lower functional status and higher depressive symptoms were independent predictors of poor nutritional status, with the full model accounting for 48.2% of the variance.