Geriatrics

Known as: Geriatric medicine, Geriatric/Gerontology, geriatric medicine (field) 
The branch of medicine concerned with the physiological and pathological aspects of the aged, including the clinical problems of senescence and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
BACKGROUND Genomewide association studies can be used to identify disease-relevant genomic regions, but interpretation of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Chronic diseases as well as aging are frequently associated with deterioration of nutritional status, loss muscle mass and… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
If the pace of increase in life expectancy in developed countries over the past two centuries continues through the 21st century… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The Task Force for the Diagnosis and Management of Syncope of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Developed in collaboration… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Nutritional intake is often compromised in elderly, multimorbid patients. Enteral nutrition (EN) by means of oral nutritional… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, and Margret and H.A. Rey Laboratory for Nonlinear Dynamics in Medicine, Beth… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Background. Functional assessment is an important part of the evaluation of elderly persons. We conducted this study to determine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Aortic pulse wave velocity (PWV) is a significant and independent predictor of cardiovascular mortality in subjects with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Direct assessment of quality of life (QoL) of persons with dementia has largely been ignored due to logistical, conceptual and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE To evaluate longitudinal changes in prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels in men with and without prostate disease… (More)
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