Age and Ageing

(The TQCC of Age and Ageing is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-08-01 to 2023-08-01.)
Prevalence of frailty in 62 countries across the world: a systematic review and meta-analysis of population-level studies217
Ageism and COVID-19: what does our society’s response say about us?207
Efficacy and safety of COVID-19 vaccines in older people201
COVID-19 in older people: a rapid clinical review151
Commentary: COVID in care homes—challenges and dilemmas in healthcare delivery132
The COVID-19 rehabilitation pandemic113
Delirium: a missing piece in the COVID-19 pandemic puzzle101
The consistent burden in published estimates of delirium occurrence in medical inpatients over four decades: a systematic review and meta-analysis study95
Association of frailty with mortality in older inpatients with Covid-19: a cohort study89
Age and frailty are independently associated with increased COVID-19 mortality and increased care needs in survivors: results of an international multi-centre study88
World guidelines for falls prevention and management for older adults: a global initiative87
Research with older people in a world with COVID-19: identification of current and future priorities, challenges and opportunities74
Diagnostic accuracy of the 4AT for delirium detection in older adults: systematic review and meta-analysis73
Atypical presentation of COVID-19 in a frail older person68
The role of illness acuity on the association between frailty and mortality in emergency department patients referred to internal medicine66
Efficacy and safety of empagliflozin in older patients in the EMPA-REG OUTCOME® trial66
Comparing associations between frailty and mortality in hospitalised older adults with or without COVID-19 infection: a retrospective observational study using electronic health records64
STOPPFall (Screening Tool of Older Persons Prescriptions in older adults with high fall risk): a Delphi study by the EuGMS Task and Finish Group on Fall-Risk-Increasing Drugs63
Probable delirium is a presenting symptom of COVID-19 in frail, older adults: a cohort study of 322 hospitalised and 535 community-based older adults62
Frailty in the face of COVID-1960
Frailty is associated with in-hospital mortality in older hospitalised COVID-19 patients in the Netherlands: the COVID-OLD study59
The impact of delirium on outcomes for older adults hospitalised with COVID-1959
Effect of the COVID-19 lockdown on disease recognition and utilisation of healthcare services in the older population in Germany: a cross-sectional study58
Successful care transitions for older people: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the effects of interventions that support medication continuity55
Mild Cognitive Impairment: the Manchester consensus55
Virtual geriatric clinics and the COVID-19 catalyst: a rapid review53
What is the prevalence of loneliness amongst older people living in residential and nursing care homes? A systematic review and meta-analysis53
Loneliness as a mediator of the impact of social isolation on cognitive functioning of Chinese older adults53
Prevention of adverse drug reactions in hospitalized older patients with multi-morbidity and polypharmacy: the SENATOR* randomized controlled clinical trial50
A classification tree to assist with routine scoring of the Clinical Frailty Scale49
New horizons in appetite and the anorexia of ageing48
Estimated societal costs of stroke in the UK based on a discrete event simulation48
Deprescribing in older people approaching end-of-life: development and validation of STOPPFrail version 247
Prevalence, incidence and mortality of delirium in patients with COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis45
Clinical profile and predictors of in-hospital mortality among older patients hospitalised for COVID-1945
The future incidence, prevalence and costs of stroke in the UK44
‘Getting back to normality seems as big of a step as going into lockdown’: the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on people with early to middle stage dementia42
Frailty, a multisystem ageing syndrome42
The association of grip strength with health outcomes does not differ if grip strength is used in absolute or relative terms: a prospective cohort study41
Life in lockdown: a telephone survey to investigate the impact of COVID-19 lockdown measures on the lives of older people (≥75 years)40
Projections of care for older people with dementia in England: 2015 to 204040
Anticholinergic drugs and incident dementia, mild cognitive impairment and cognitive decline: a meta-analysis40
Older patients undergoing emergency laparotomy: observations from the National Emergency Laparotomy Audit (NELA) years 1–439
The prevalence and impact of potentially inappropriate prescribing among older persons in primary care settings: multilevel meta-analysis39
The impact of COVID-19 on adjusted mortality risk in care homes for older adults in Wales, UK: a retrospective population-based cohort study for mortality in 2016–202038
Clinical frailty independently predicts early mortality after ischaemic stroke38
Abdominal obesity, body mass index and the risk of frailty in community-dwelling older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis38
Blood pressure in frail older adults: associations with cardiovascular outcomes and all-cause mortality37
What is important to people with dementia living at home? A set of core outcome items for use in the evaluation of non-pharmacological community-based health and social care interventions37
New horizons in falls prevention and management for older adults: a global initiative36
Poor oral hygiene, oral microorganisms and aspiration pneumonia risk in older people in residential aged care: a systematic review35
Social isolation, loneliness and functional disability in Chinese older women and men: a longitudinal study34
Changes in psychological distress before and during the COVID-19 pandemic among older adults: the contribution of frailty transitions and multimorbidity34
SEeking AnsweRs for Care Homes during the COVID-19 pandemic (COVID SEARCH)34
External validation of the electronic Frailty Index using the population of Wales within the Secure Anonymised Information Linkage Databank34
COVID-19 infection and attributable mortality in UK care homes: cohort study using active surveillance and electronic records (March–June 2020)33
Effects of dance on cognitive function in older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis33
Development of a hospital deprescribing implementation framework: A focus group study with geriatricians and pharmacists32
New horizons in rib fracture management in the older adult32
Morbidity and mortality among older people admitted to nursing home32
Recurrent delirium over 12 months predicts dementia: results of the Delirium and Cognitive Impact in Dementia (DECIDE) study31
Age and the distribution of major injury across a national trauma system31
Protein intake and transitions between frailty states and to death in very old adults: the Newcastle 85+ study31
Informal caregiving for dementia patients: the contribution of patient characteristics and behaviours to caregiver burden30
Atrial fibrillation and oral anticoagulation in older people with frailty: a nationwide primary care electronic health records cohort study30
New Horizons in the use of routine data for ageing research30
Does vascular endothelial dysfunction play a role in physical frailty and sarcopenia? A systematic review29
Weight-adjusted waist index reflects fat and muscle mass in the opposite direction in older adults29
What is the relationship between validated frailty scores and mortality for adults with COVID-19 in acute hospital care? A systematic review29
Psychological correlates of multimorbidity and disability accumulation in older adults28
Dual decline in gait speed and cognition is associated with future dementia: evidence for a phenotype27
Rationing care by frailty during the COVID-19 pandemic27
Linking early life risk factors to frailty in old age: evidence from the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study27
The effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of assistive technology and telecare for independent living in dementia: a randomised controlled trial27
Comparison between multicomponent and simultaneous dual-task exercise interventions in long-term nursing home residents: the Ageing-ONDUAL-TASK randomized controlled study27
Investigation of a possible association of potentially inappropriate medication for older adults and frailty in a prospective cohort study from Germany26
Factors associated with virtual care access in older adults: a cross-sectional study26
Asymptomatic carriage rates and case fatality of SARS-CoV-2 infection in residents and staff in Irish nursing homes26
Social isolation and loneliness as related to progression and reversion of frailty in the Survey of Health Aging Retirement in Europe (SHARE)26
Care homes and COVID-19 in Hong Kong: how the lessons from SARS were used to good effect26
Resistance exercise as a treatment for sarcopenia: prescription and delivery26
Mortality risk associated with combinations of loneliness and social isolation. Findings from The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA)25
In-hospital adverse drug reactions in older adults; prevalence, presentation and associated drugs—a systematic review and meta-analysis25
The demography and characteristics of SARS-CoV-2 seropositive residents and staff of nursing homes for older adults in the Community of Madrid: the SeroSOS study25
The effect of multimorbidity on functional limitations and depression amongst middle-aged and older population in China: a nationwide longitudinal study25
Interventions to reduce falls in hospitals: a systematic review and meta-analysis24
The clinical usefulness of muscle mass and strength measures in older people: a systematic review24
Incidence, determinants and consequences of delirium in older patients after transcatheter aortic valve implantation24
The Clinical Frailty Scale predicts adverse outcome in older people admitted to a UK major trauma centre24
A fuller picture of COVID-19 prognosis: the added value of vulnerability measures to predict mortality in hospitalised older adults24
‘It’s a tough decision’: a qualitative study of proxy decision-making for research involving adults who lack capacity to consent in UK23
Scoping study of definitions of social participation: update and co-construction of an interdisciplinary consensual definition23
The impact of health QR code system on older people in China during the COVID-19 outbreak23
Discharge after hip fracture surgery by mobilisation timing: secondary analysis of the UK National Hip Fracture Database23
Frailty status predicts futility of cardiopulmonary resuscitation in older adults23
Multimorbidity patterns and risk of frailty in older community-dwelling adults: a population-based cohort study22
Bidirectional relations between cognitive function and oral health in ageing persons: a longitudinal cohort study22
Sleep quality and cognitive impairment in older Chinese: Guangzhou Biobank Cohort Study22
Venous thromboembolic events in patients with COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis22
Potentially inappropriate prescribing in dementia, multi-morbidity and incidence of adverse health outcomes22
Comparing perspectives of family caregivers and healthcare professionals regarding caregiver burden in dementia care: results of a mixed methods study in a rural setting22
New horizons in supporting older people's health and wellbeing: is social prescribing a way forward?21
Sarcopenia definition, diagnosis and treatment: consensus is growing21
Effectiveness of virtual reality technology on functional mobility of older adults: systematic review and meta-analysis21
Frailty among middle-aged and older Canadians: population norms for the frailty index using the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging21
Distribution of the National Early Warning Score (NEWS) in care home residents20
Diabetes duration and the risk of dementia: a cohort study based on German health claims data20
The effect of ageing on presentation, management and outcomes in degenerative cervical myelopathy: a systematic review20
Changes in health and functioning of care home residents over two decades: what can we learn from population-based studies?20
External validation of the Hospital Frailty Risk Score in France19
The association of weight change and all-cause mortality in older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis19
Associations of 4AT with mobility, length of stay and mortality in hospital and discharge destination among patients admitted with hip fractures19
Perceptions, knowledge and attitudes about COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy in older Portuguese adults19
Is phenotypical prefrailty all the same? A longitudinal investigation of two prefrailty subtypes in TILDA19
The association of delirium severity with patient and health system outcomes in hospitalised patients: a systematic review19
Burnout in UK care home staff and its effect on staff turnover: MARQUE English national care home longitudinal survey19
Medication-related harm: a geriatric syndrome19
Age-friendliness of living environments from the older person’s viewpoint: development of the Age-Friendly Environment Assessment Tool18
Relationship between sarcopenia and orthostatic hypotension18
Use of medication among nursing home residents: a Danish drug utilisation study18
New horizons in deprescribing for older people18
Dynapenia, abdominal obesity or both: which accelerates the gait speed decline most?18
Trajectories of depressive symptoms and subsequent cognitive decline in older adults: a pooled analysis of two longitudinal cohorts18
Effectiveness of a community-based self-care promoting program for community-dwelling older adults: a randomized controlled trial18
‘We have become prisoners of our own age’: from a continuing care retirement community to a total institution in the midst of the COVID-19 outbreak18
Moderate physical activity associated with a higher naïve/memory T-cell ratio in healthy old individuals: potential role of IL1517
Is comprehensive geriatric assessment hospital at home a cost-effective alternative to hospital admission for older people?17
How quality improvement collaboratives work to improve healthcare in care homes: a realist evaluation17
Computer-generated STOPP/START recommendations for hospitalised older adults: evaluation of the relationship between clinical relevance and rate of implementation in the SENATOR trial17
Epidemiology of COVID-19 in older persons, Wuhan, China17
Telomere length and its relationships with lifestyle and behavioural factors: variations by sex and race/ethnicity17
‘I’ve never drunk very much water and I still don’t, and I see no reason to do so’: a qualitative study of the views of community-dwelling older people and carers on hydration in later life17
A comparison of two national frailty scoring systems16
Factors associated with self- and informant ratings of quality of life, well-being and life satisfaction in people with mild-to-moderate dementia: results from the Improving the experience of Dementia16
Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio predicts delirium after stroke16
The impact of risk factors for dementia in China16
Atypical symptoms, SARS-CoV-2 test results and immunisation rates in 456 residents from eight nursing homes facing a COVID-19 outbreak16
Effects of an intervention to reduce fear of falling and increase physical activity during hip and pelvic fracture rehabilitation16
Impact of COVID-19 restrictions on carers of persons with dementia in the UK: a qualitative study16
Neighbourhood walkability and physical activity: moderating role of a physical activity intervention in overweight and obese older adults with metabolic syndrome16
Acceptance and commitment therapy for late-life treatment-resistant generalised anxiety disorder: a feasibility study15
Associations between inflammation, cardiovascular biomarkers and incident frailty: the British Regional Heart Study15
Frailty is associated with long-term outcome in patients with sepsis who are over 80 years old: results from an observational study in 241 European ICUs15
Association between kidney function and incidence of dementia: 10-year follow-up of the Whitehall II cohort study15
Prevalence and implications of frailty in acute stroke: systematic review & meta-analysis15
The work of older people and their informal caregivers in managing an acute health event in a hospital at home or hospital inpatient setting15
Effects of gait adaptability training on falls and fall-related fractures in older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis15
COVID-19 testing in English care homes and implications for staff and residents15
Changes in muscle strength and physical function in older patients during and after hospitalisation: a prospective repeated-measures cohort study15
Care-home outbreaks of COVID-19 in Scotland March to May 2020: National linked data cohort analysis15
Attracting, recruiting and retaining nurses and care workers working in care homes: the need for a nuanced understanding informed by evidence and theory15
Cognitive training interventions and depression in mild cognitive impairment and dementia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials15
A practitioner behaviour change intervention for deprescribing in the hospital setting15
New versus old guidelines for sarcopenia classification: What is the impact on prevalence and health outcomes?14
A decade of geriatric traumatic brain injuries in Finland: population-based trends14
Impact of COVID-19 on care-home mortality and life expectancy in Scotland14
Enhanced lateral flow testing strategies in care homes are associated with poor adherence and were insufficient to prevent COVID-19 outbreaks: results from a mixed methods implementation study14
Retinal photograph-based deep learning predicts biological age, and stratifies morbidity and mortality risk14
Why do older workers with chronic health conditions prefer to retire early?14
Reasons for discontinuing oral anticoagulation therapy for atrial fibrillation: a systematic review14
Are large simple trials for dementia prevention possible?14
How do we define and measure sarcopenia? A meta-analysis of observational studies14
Rapid review of decision-making for place of care and death in older people: lessons for COVID-1914
Frailty is an outcome predictor in patients with acute ischemic stroke receiving endovascular treatment14
We’re all different and we’re the same: the story of the European nursing home resident14
Long-term effect of a 24-week multicomponent intervention on physical performance and frailty in community-dwelling older adults14
Why is living alone in older age related to increased mortality risk? A longitudinal cohort study13
Delirium and post-discharge dementia: results from a cohort of older adults without baseline cognitive impairment13
Comprehensive geriatric assessment in older people: an umbrella review of health outcomes13
Post-operative delirium associated with metabolic alterations following hemi-arthroplasty in older patients13
Alcohol consumption in later life and reaching longevity: the Netherlands Cohort Study13
New Horizons in the impact of frailty on pharmacokinetics: latest developments13
Interventions to ameliorate reductions in muscle quantity and function in hospitalised older adults: a systematic review towards acute sarcopenia treatment13
Feasibility and acceptability of the ‘Acutely Presenting Older Patient’ screener in routine emergency department care13
Impact of place of residence, frailty and other factors on rehabilitation outcomes post hip fracture13
A rapid point-of-care ultrasound marker for muscle mass and muscle strength in older adults13
Symptoms of mood disorders in family carers of older people with dementia who experience caregiver burden: a network approach13
Preoperative comprehensive geriatric assessment and optimisation prior to elective arterial vascular surgery: a health economic analysis13
Risk of progression to diabetes and mortality in older people with prediabetes: The English longitudinal study on ageing13
The experience of uncertainty for patients, families and healthcare providers in post-stroke palliative and end-of-life care: a qualitative meta-synthesis13
The COVID rehabilitation paradox: why we need to protect and develop geriatric rehabilitation services in the face of the pandemic13
COVID-19 outbreak: organisation of a geriatric assessment and coordination unit. A French example13
Clinical trials in older people13
Magnitude, change over time, demographic characteristics and geographic distribution of excess deaths among nursing home residents during the first wave of COVID-19 in France: a nationwide cohort stud12
Individualisation of glycaemic management in older people with type 2 diabetes: a systematic review of clinical practice guidelines recommendations12
The Hospital Frailty Risk Score—outcomes in specialised services12
Current characteristics and early functional outcome of older stroke patients: a population-based study (Dijon Stroke Registry)12
Protective or harmful? A qualitative exploration of older people’s perceptions of worries about falling12
A modelling-based economic evaluation of primary-care-based fall-risk screening followed by fall-prevention intervention: a cohort-based Markov model stratified by older age groups12
Temporal trends in handgrip strength for older Japanese adults between 1998 and 201712
Are presymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infections in nursing home residents unrecognised symptomatic infections? Sequence and metadata from weekly testing in an extensive nursing home outbreak12
Understanding and identifying ways to improve hospital-based cancer care and treatment for people with dementia: an ethnographic study12
Contextual factors influencing complex intervention research processes in care homes: a systematic review and framework synthesis12
Retinal age gap as a predictive biomarker of future risk of Parkinson’s disease12
The My Active and Healthy Aging ICT platform prevents quality of life decline in older adults: a randomised controlled study12
The disability process: is there a place for frailty?11
Neuropsychiatric symptoms in early stage of Alzheimer’s and non-Alzheimer’s dementia, and the risk of progression to severe dementia11
Barriers and facilitators to virtual care in a geriatric medicine clinic: a semi-structured interview study of patient, caregiver and healthcare provider perspectives11
Association of rhythm control with incident dementia among patients with atrial fibrillation: a nationwide population-based cohort study11
Informant-based hearing difficulties and the risk for mild cognitive impairment and dementia11
Barriers and potential solutions in the recruitment and retention of older patients in clinical trials—lessons learned from six large multicentre randomized controlled trials11
Prevalence and associations of orofacial pain and oral health factors in nursing home residents with and without dementia11
Impact of frailty on health-related quality of life 1 year after transcatheter aortic valve implantation11
Diagnostic accuracy of dementia screening tools in the Chinese population: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 167 diagnostic studies11
Impact of pain on reactive balance and falls in community-dwelling older adults: a prospective cohort study11
Potentially serious alcohol–medication interactions and falls in community-dwelling older adults: a prospective cohort study11
Xerostomia and polypharmacy among dependent older New Zealanders: a national survey11
Effect of various exercises on frailty among older adults with subjective cognitive concerns: a randomised controlled trial11
The role of attentional focus on walking efficiency among older fallers and non-fallers11
Dynamic statistical model for predicting the risk of death among older Chinese people, using longitudinal repeated measures of the frailty index: a prospective cohort study11
Transitions between frailty states in the very old: the influence of socioeconomic status and multi-morbidity in the Newcastle 85+ cohort study11
Association between multimorbidity and hospitalization in older adults: systematic review and meta-analysis11
The nurse-coordinated cardiac care bridge transitional care programme: a randomised clinical trial11
Frailty, hospital use and mortality in the older population: findings from the Newcastle 85+ study11
Follow-up of a Wuqinxi exercise at home programme to reduce pain and improve function for knee osteoarthritis in older people: a randomised controlled trial11
Exploring the reciprocal relationship between cognitive function and edentulism among middle-aged and older adults in China11
Moving more, ageing happy: findings from six low- and middle-income countries11
Faecal microbiota transplantation as a home therapy to frail older people11
Understanding consumer perceptions of frailty screening to inform knowledge translation and health service improvements11
The need for improved discharge criteria for hospitalised patients with COVID-19—implications for patients in long-term care facilities11
Long-term conditions, multimorbidity, lifestyle factors and change in grip strength over 9 years of follow-up: Findings from 44,315 UK biobank participants11
Are we allowed to visit now? Concerns and issues surrounding vaccination and infection risks in UK care homes during COVID-1910
Sexual satisfaction of middle-aged and older adults: longitudinal findings from a nationally representative sample10
Time-efficient physical activity interventions to reduce blood pressure in older adults: a randomised controlled trial10
Sarcopenia is associated with 3-month and 1-year mortality in geriatric rehabilitation inpatients: RESORT10
Apolipoprotein ε4 allele is associated with frailty syndrome: results from the hellenic longitudinal investigation of ageing and diet study10
Effects of radial extracorporeal shockwave therapy on spasticity of upper-limb agonist/antagonist muscles in patients affected by stroke: a randomized, single-blind clinical trial10
A software to prevent delirium in hospitalised older adults: development and feasibility assessment10
The burden of psychotropic and anticholinergic medicines use in care homes: population-based analysis in 147 care homes10
The UN Decade of healthy ageing: strengthening measurement for monitoring health and wellbeing of older people10
Clinical clustering of eight orthostatic haemodynamic patterns in The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA)10
Successful ageing from old to very old: a longitudinal study of 12,432 women from Australia10
Delirium at the end of life10
Barriers and facilitators to nursing delirium screening in older emergency patients: a qualitative study using the theoretical domains framework10
A posture and mobility training package for care home staff: results of a cluster randomised controlled feasibility trial (the PATCH trial)10
Medical assistance in dying and older persons in Belgium: trends, emerging issues and challenges10
Cholesterol profiles and incident cognitive decline among older adults: the Shanghai Aging Study10
Hospital frailty risk score and adverse health outcomes: evidence from longitudinal record linkage cardiac data10
Relationship between Fried’s frailty phenotype and oral frailty in long-term care residents10
European Working Group on Sarcopenia in Older People 2010 (EWGSOP1) and 2019 (EWGSOP2) criteria or slowness: which is the best predictor of mortality risk in older adults?10
Rationing care in COVID-19: if we must do it, can we do better?10
Factors associated with non-prescription of oral anticoagulant treatment in non-valvular atrial fibrillation patients with dementia: a CPRD–HES study10
Comprehensive geriatric assessment in the emergency department10
Older people and epidemics: a call for empathy10
Frailty and stroke thrombectomy outcomes—an observational cohort study9
Prevalence, management and outcomes of unrecognized delirium in a National Sample of 1,493 older emergency department patients: how many were sent home and what happened to them?9
A qualitative evaluation of the effect of a longitudinal dementia education programme on healthcare student knowledge and attitudes9
Positive scores on the 4AT delirium assessment tool at hospital admission are linked to mortality, length of stay and home time: two-centre study of 82,770 emergency admissions9
Mortality in hip fracture patients after implementation of a nurse practitioner-led orthogeriatric care program: results of a 1-year follow-up9
Individual changes in anthropometric measures after age 60 years: a 15-year longitudinal population-based study9
How do people living with dementia perceive eating and drinking difficulties? A qualitative study9
Frailty—a risk factor of global and domain-specific cognitive decline among a nationally representative sample of community-dwelling older adult U.S. Medicare beneficiaries9
Development and evaluation of an evidence-based, theory-grounded online Clinical Frailty Scale tutorial9
Does identifying frailty from ICD-10 coded data on hospital admission improve prediction of adverse outcomes in older surgical patients? A population-based study9
From Warkworth House to the 21st century care homes: progress marked by persistent challenges9
Age and clinical outcomes after hip fracture surgery: do octogenarian, nonagenarian and centenarian classifications matter?9
Patient-related risk factors for in-hospital functional decline in older adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis9
Development and validation of a model for predicting mortality in patients with hip fracture9
Prevention and infection control of COVID-19 in nursing homes: experience from China9
Association between different methods of assessing blood pressure variability and incident cardiovascular disease, cardiovascular mortality and all-cause mortality: a systematic review9
COVID-19 point-of-care testing in care homes: what are the lessons for policy and practice?9
New horizons in life extension, healthspan extension and exceptional longevity9
Age-related hearing loss and provider-patient communication across primary and secondary care settings: a cross-sectional study9
Association of plasma FGF21 levels with muscle mass and muscle strength in a national multicentre cohort study: Korean Frailty and Aging Cohort Study9
Non-pharmacological interventions for fatigue in older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis9
Pathways to help-seeking for sexual difficulties in older adults: qualitative findings from the third National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles (Natsal-3)9
The association between the inflammatory response following surgery and post-operative delirium in older oncological patients: a prospective cohort study9
Motoric cognitive risk syndrome and incident dementia in older adults from the Québec NuAge cohort9
Massive Open Online Courses: enhancing caregiver education and support about dementia care towards and at end of life8
Influence of the number and severity of comorbidities in the course of acute non-specific low back pain in older adults: longitudinal results from the Back Complaints in the Elders (BACE-Brazil)8
Aducanumab and the certainty of evidence8
National early warning scores in care homes: do policy imperatives reflect a genuine need?8
New horizons: managing antithrombotic dilemmas in patients with cerebral amyloid angiopathy8
68 Urinary Catheterisation in Trauma and Orthopaedic Patients8
Use of a digital delirium pathway and quality improvement to improve delirium detection in the emergency department and outcomes in an acute hospital8
Potentially inappropriate medication use in older adults with mild-moderate Alzheimer’s disease: prevalence and associations with adverse events8
Oropharyngeal dysphagia in older patients with hip fracture8
The ‘Wish to Die’ in later life: prevalence, longitudinal course and mortality. Data from TILDA8
Patterns of multimorbidity trajectories and their correlates among Korean older adults8
Attention to age: similar dosing regimens lead to different vancomycin levels among older and younger patients8
‘What matters to you?’ Health outcome prioritisation in treatment decision-making for older patients8
Calculating the carbon footprint of a Geriatric Medicine clinic before and after COVID-198
Effect of an integrated care model for pre-frail and frail older people living in community8
Is Pathfinder a safe alternative to the emergency department for older patients? An observational analysis8
Is point-of-care testing feasible and safe in care homes in England? An exploratory usability and accuracy evaluation of a point-of-care polymerase chain reaction test for SARS-CoV-28
Frailty trajectories in three longitudinal studies of aging: Is the level or the rate of change more predictive of mortality?8
Consumption of dietary nuts in midlife and risk of cognitive impairment in late-life: the Singapore Chinese Health Study8
Longitudinal associations between falls and future risk of cognitive decline, the Motoric Cognitive Risk syndrome and dementia: the Einstein Ageing Study8
Short physical performance battery as a practical tool to assess mortality risk in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease8
The relationship between frailty and delirium: insights from the 2017 Delirium Day study8
A multicentre, pragmatic, cluster randomised, controlled feasibility trial of the POD system of care8
Higher dementia incidence in older adults with type 2 diabetes and large reduction in HbA1c8
Factors associated with initiation of bone-health medication among older adults in primary care in Ireland8
Can the COVID-19 crisis strengthen our treatment escalation planning and resuscitation decision making?8
Screening instruments for cognitive impairment in older patients in the Emergency Department: a systematic review and meta-analysis8
Discordance between dementia caregivers’ goal of care and preference for life-extending treatments8
Geriatric medicine in China: an old but emerging subspecialty8
Health and social care providers’ perspectives of older people’s drinking: a systematic review and thematic synthesis of qualitative studies8
Investigation of ward fidelity to a multicomponent delirium prevention intervention during a multicentre, pragmatic, cluster randomised, controlled feasibility trial8
The impact of pain on the course of ADL functioning in patients with dementia8
‘The worse my hearing got, the less sociable I got’: a qualitative study of patient and professional views of the management of social isolation and hearing loss8
Developing a virtual geriatric perioperative medicine clinic: a mixed methods healthcare improvement study8
Active management of hyponatraemia and mortality in older hospitalised patients compared with younger patients: results of a prospective cohort study7
Statin use and discontinuation in Danes age 70 and older: a nationwide drug utilisation study7
Establishment of variation source and age-related reference interval models for 22 common biochemical analytes in older people using real-world big data mining7
Fall prevention in older people: past, present and future7
Seasonal pattern of single falls and recurrent falls amongst community-dwelling older adults first applying for long-term care services in Hong Kong7
Computerised prescribing support still needs a human touch7
Using video consultation technology between care homes and health and social care professionals: a scoping review and interview study during COVID-19 pandemic7
Behaviour change interventions to increase physical activity in hospitalised patients: a systematic review, meta-analysis and meta-regression7
Linkage of national health and social care data: a cross-sectional study of multimorbidity and social care use in people aged over 65 years in Scotland7
Environmental hazards increase the fall risk among residents of long-term care facilities: a prospective study in Shanghai, China7
Anaemia and physical and mental health in the very old: An individual participant data meta-analysis of four longitudinal studies of ageing7
Documentation of Do-Not-Attempt-Cardiopulmonary-Resuscitation orders amid the COVID-19 pandemic7
Efficacy of exercise-based interventions in preventing falls among community-dwelling older persons with cognitive impairment: is there enough evidence? An updated systematic review and meta-analysis7
Do we AGREE on the targets of antihypertensive drug treatment in older adults: a systematic review of guidelines on primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases7
Activities of daily living at hospital admission and estimated survival time of older patients7
Acute sarcopenia changes following hospitalization: influence of pre-admission care dependency level7
Unmet healthcare needs among middle-aged and older adults in China7
Barriers and enablers to deprescribing in long-term care facilities: a ‘best-fit’ framework synthesis of the qualitative evidence7
The frequency and impact of undiagnosed benign paroxysmal positional vertigo in outpatients with high falls risk7
Assessment of coding-based frailty algorithms for long-term outcome prediction among older people in community settings: a cohort study from the Shizuoka Kokuho Database7
COVID 19: prioritise autonomy, beneficence and conversations before score-based triage7
A cross-sectional study assessing agreement between self-reported and general practice-recorded health conditions among community dwelling older adults7
Patients’ preferred place of death: patients are willing to consider their preferences, but someone has to ask them7
Inflammaging as a target for healthy ageing7
The association between loneliness and medication use in older adults7
Patterns of multimorbidity and their association with hospitalisation: a population-based study of older adults in urban Tanzania7
Balance and cognitive decline in older adults in the cardiovascular health study7
Predicting readmission and death after hospital discharge: a comparison of conventional frailty measurement with an electronic health record-based score7
An intervention to increase physical activity in care home residents: results of a cluster-randomised, controlled feasibility trial (the REACH trial)7
Inspiratory muscle training for improving inspiratory muscle strength and functional capacity in older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis7
Potentially inappropriate medications and their effect on falls during hospital admission7
Developing a UK sarcopenia registry: recruitment and baseline characteristics of the SarcNet pilot7
Moving beyond promoting ‘Happiness’ in gerontology interventions7
Neurodegenerative disease is associated with increased incidence of epilepsy: a population based study of older adults7
Quo vadis geriatric rehabilitation?7
Alcohol and mortality in older people: understanding the J-shaped curve6
Where next with frailty risk scores in hospital populations?6
Implementing post-diagnostic support for people living with dementia in England: a qualitative study of barriers and strategies used to address these in practice6
Bi-directional associations of epilepsy with dementia and Alzheimer’s disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis of longitudinal studies6
Phenotyping nocturnal polyuria: circadian and age-related variations in diuresis rate, free water clearance and sodium clearance6
Effect of an ongoing pharmacist service to reduce medicine-induced deterioration and adverse reactions in aged-care facilities (nursing homes): a multicentre, randomised controlled trial (the ReMInDAR6
The impact of frailty on short-term mortality following primary total hip and knee arthroplasty due to osteoarthritis6
A prediction model for one- and three-year mortality in dementia: results from a nationwide hospital-based cohort of 50,993 patients in the Netherlands6
Functional objective parameters which may discriminate patients with mild cognitive impairment from cognitively healthy individuals: a systematic review and meta-analysis using an instrumented kinemat6
Epidemiology and impact of frailty in patients with atrial fibrillation in Europe6
Patterns of unplanned hospital admissions among people with dementia: from diagnosis to the end of life6
‘Not safe for discharge’? Words, values, and person-centred care6
Care home residents who die in hospital: exploring factors, processes and experiences6
The impact of an exercise intervention on frailty levels in hospitalised older adults: secondary analysis of a randomised controlled trial6
Effectiveness of acute geriatric unit care on functional decline, clinical and process outcomes among hospitalised older adults with acute medical complaints: a systematic review and meta-analysis6
Prevalence of initial orthostatic hypotension in older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis6
What gets recorded, counts: dementia recording in primary care compared with a specialist database6
Longitudinal trajectories of physical functioning among Chinese older adults: the role of depressive symptoms, cognitive functioning and subjective memory6
A dose response relationship between accelerometer assessed daily steps and depressive symptoms in older adults: a two-year cohort study6
Non-inferiority of a home-based videoconference physical training program in comparison with the same program administered face-to-face in healthy older adults: the MOTION randomised controlled trial6
Pandemic research for older people: doing it better next time6
Delayed health consequences of COVID-19 lockdown in an older adult6
Positive and negative experiences and life satisfaction among spousal caregivers for frail older adults in urban China: a parallel process model6
Mass testing after a single suspected or confirmed case of COVID-19 in London care homes, April–May 2020: implications for policy and practice6
Problems faced by people living at home with dementia and incontinence: causes, consequences and potential solutions6
Hospital nurses’ management of agitation in older cognitively impaired patients: do they recognise pain-related agitation?6
Combination non-pharmacologic intervention for orthostatic hypotension in older people: a phase 2 study6
Respiratory epidemics and older people6
Fast-track hip and knee arthroplasty in older adults—a prospective cohort of 1,427 procedures in patients ≥85 years6
‘Unprepared for the depth of my feelings’ - Capturing grief in older people through research poetry6
Self-reported vision and hallucinations in older adults: results from two longitudinal US health surveys6
Equal but different! Improving care for older LGBT+ adults6
Planning to move into a nursing home in old age: does sexual orientation matter?6
Vitamin D deficiency is associated with orthostatic hypotension in older men: a cross-sectional analysis from the British Regional Heart Study6
Adaptation of the comprehensive geriatric assessment to a virtual delivery format6
A scoping review of education and training resources supporting care home staff in facilitating residents’ sexuality, intimacy and relational needs6
Predicting incident delirium diagnoses using data from primary-care electronic health records6
Healthcare for older people in Central and South America6
Covid-19 in dementia: an insidious pandemic6
Physical performance trajectories and mortality among nursing home residents: results of the SENIOR cohort6
Erectile dysfunction predicts mortality in middle-aged and older men independent of their sex steroid status6
The role of sodium-glucose co-transporter-2 inhibitors in frail older adults with or without type 2 diabetes mellitus6
Driving in Parkinson’s disease: a retrospective study of driving and mobility assessments6
Inpatient hip fractures: understanding and addressing the risk of this common injury6
Impact of comprehensive geriatric assessment on the risk of adverse events in the older patients receiving anti-cancer therapy: a systematic review and meta-analysis6
Effectiveness of a multicomponent exercise program to reverse pre-frailty in community-dwelling Chinese older adults: a randomised controlled trial6
A qualitative exploration of the experiences of community dwelling older adults with sensory impairment/s receiving polypharmacy on their pharmaceutical care journey5
Comprehensive geriatric assessment in newly diagnosed older myeloma patients: a multicentre, prospective, non-interventional study5
Health and social care costs at the end of life: a matched analysis of linked patient records in East London5
Survival and outcomes for stroke survivors living in care homes: a prospective cohort study5
Why choose geriatric medicine? A national survey among French postgraduate medical students5
Multiple hospital organisational factors are associated with adverse patient outcomes post-hip fracture in England and Wales: the REDUCE record-linkage cohort study5
Dementia and hearing-aid use: a two-way street5
Short-latency inhibition mitigates the relationship between conscious movement processing and overly cautious gait5
Social gradient of self-rated health in older people—the moderating/mediating role of sense of community5
Epidemiology and outcome of older patients presenting with dyspnoea to emergency departments5
Utilisation of general practice health assessments around an aged care assessment is associated with lower mortality risk in older Australians5
Earlier life leisure-time physical activity in relation to age-related frailty syndrome5
Importance of previous hospital stays on the risk of hospital re-admission in older adults: a real-life analysis of the PAERPA study population5
Impact of vaccination on the spread of SARS-CoV-2 infection in north-east Italy nursing homes. A propensity score and risk analysis5
A systematic review of the evidence for the efficacy of opioids for chronic non-cancer pain in community-dwelling older adults5
Get up and get moving—early mobilisation after hip fracture surgery5
Growing research in geriatric medicine: a trainee perspective5
Diagnosing sarcopenia: turn your eyes back on patients5
Longitudinal associations between C-reactive protein and cognitive performance in normative cognitive ageing and dementia5
Comparative effectiveness of non-pharmacological interventions for frailty: a systematic review and network meta-analysis5
Learning from a successful process evaluation in care homes5
Follow-up services for delirium after COVID-19—where now?5
Trends in prevalence and outcomes of frailty in a Swiss university hospital: a retrospective observational study5
Physical multimorbidity and incident urinary incontinence among community-dwelling adults aged ≥50 years: findings from a prospective analysis of the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing5
The role of resistance exercise training for improving cardiorespiratory fitness in healthy older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis5
Early Mobilization in Older Adults with Acute Cardiovascular Disease5
Burden of cardiovascular diseases in older adults using aged care services5
Duration of antibiotic treatment using procalcitonin-guided treatment algorithms in older patients: a patient-level meta-analysis from randomized controlled trials5
Inter-rater reliability of care home staff’s proxy judgements with residents’ assessments of their own health-related quality of life: an analysis of the PATCH trial EQ-5D data5
The association between ward staffing levels, mortality and hospital readmission in older hospitalised adults, according to presence of cognitive impairment: a retrospective cohort study5
Risk from low blood pressure in frail older adults: diastolic pressure and pulse pressure are important5
Changes in social, psychological and physical well-being in the last 5 years of life of older people with cancer: a longitudinal study5
Long-term physical activity participation trajectories were associated with subsequent cognitive decline, risk of dementia and all-cause mortality among adults aged ≥50 years: a population-based cohor5
Hospitalisation without delirium is not associated with cognitive decline in a population-based sample of older people—results from a nested, longitudinal cohort study5
Performance of a trigger tool for detecting drug-related hospital admissions in older people: analysis from the OPERAM trial5
The effectiveness of rehabilitation interventions including outdoor mobility on older adults’ physical activity, endurance, outdoor mobility and falls-related self-efficacy: systematic review and meta5
New horizons in the perioperative care of older adults5
Awareness of the use of hyponatraemia-inducing medications in older adults with hyponatraemia: a study of their prevalent use and association with recurrent symptomatic or severe hyponatraemia5
Cycle more with virtual reality: a proof of concept study in an institutionalised able-bodied geriatric population5
Are older patients with diabetes still being overtreated in French long-term care homes?5
Impaired hydration status in acutely admitted older patients: prevalence and impact on mortality5
Developing and validating a Chinese multimorbidity-weighted index for middle-aged and older community-dwelling individuals5
41 From Ward to Classroom: Service Evaluation of Education to Increase Awareness of Frailty and Resilience and Encourage Greater Physical Activity5
Impact of modifiable healthy lifestyle adoption on lifetime gain from middle to older age5
Does postoperative delirium following elective noncardiac surgery predict long-term mortality?5
Investigating the feasibility and reliability of the Pictorial Fit-Frail Scale5
New horizons in management of heart failure in older patients5
Mandatory vaccination against COVID-19 for health and social care workers caring for older people5
Reduced humoral response 3 months following BNT162b2 vaccination in SARS-CoV-2 uninfected residents of long-term care facilities5
New horizons in iron deficiency anaemia in older adults5
Association between everyday walking activity, objective and perceived risk of falling in older adults5
Cognitive health expectancies of cardiovascular risk factors for cognitive decline and dementia5
Palliative care for older people with dementia—we need a paradigm shift in our approach5
Preventative strategies and interventions to improve outcomes during heatwaves5
Geriatric medicine in the era of climate change5
Frailty: understanding the difference between age and ageing5
Functional and cognitive decline in older delirious adults after an emergency department visit5
The effect of opioids on the cognitive function of older adults: results from the Personality and Total Health through life study5
Bringing osteoporosis up to date: time to address the identity crisis5
Dyadic appraisal and coping with illness among older Chinese adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a qualitative study5
Recent mortality in Britain: a review of trends and explanations5
Global pandemic—the true incidence of adverse drug reactions4
All-cause mortality, cardiovascular mortality, major cardiovascular events and hypoglycaemia of patients with diabetes onset at an older age: results from the 10-year nationwide cohort study4
Do home modifications reduce care home admissions for older people? A matched control evaluation of the Care & Repair Cymru service in Wales4
Medicine is a science of uncertainty and an art of probability. Blood pressure management in older people4
Appropriate deprescribing in older people: a challenging necessityCommentary to accompany themed collection on deprescribing4
Frequency of and risk factors for potentially inappropriate medication use in Parkinson’s disease4
Frailty indices based on self-report, blood-based biomarkers and examination-based data in the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging4
Prevalence of atrial fibrillation and outcomes in older long-term care residents: a systematic review4
Association of prediabetes with death and diabetic complications in older adults: the pros and cons of active screening for prediabetes4
Hospital admission as a deprescribing triage point for patients discharged to Residential Aged Care Facilities4
Effect of intravenous iron on functional outcomes in hip fracture: a randomised controlled trial4
Ageing meets kidney disease4
Can health behaviours prolong survival and compress the period of survival with the disability? A population-based cohort study4
Provision of a comprehensive medicines review is associated with lower mortality risk for residents of aged care facilities: a retrospective cohort study4
The impact of study factors in the association of periodontal disease and cognitive disorders: systematic review and meta-analysis4
Cervical spine fragility fractures in older people: 5-year experience at a regional spine centre4
Delayed transfers of care for older people: a wider perspective4
Statin treatment, phenotypic frailty and mortality among community-dwelling octogenarian men: the HBS cohort4
Activities of daily living (ADL) and instrumental activities of daily living (IADL) disability in Swedish 85-year-olds born three decades apart—findings from the H70 study4
Brain white matter hyperintensities-predicted age reflects neurovascular health in middle-to-old aged subjects4
A medical history of arterial thrombosis is a strong predictor of post-operative myocardial infarction and stroke in patients with hip fractures—a nationwide cohort study4
Mobile health technology integrated care in older atrial fibrillation patients: a subgroup analysis of the mAFA-II randomised clinical trial4
Detecting depression in persons living in long-term care: a systematic review and meta-analysis of diagnostic test accuracy studies4
Traumatic brain injuries among veterans and the risk of incident dementia: A systematic review & meta-analysis4
Interviewer effects in a survey examining pain intensity and pain interference in nursing home residents4
Developing and evaluating a frailty index for older South Africans—findings from the HAALSI study4
Medication reviews and deprescribing as a single intervention in falls prevention: a systematic review and meta-analysis4
Geriatric emergency medicine—a model for frailty friendly healthcare4
The COVID-19 pandemic appears to have increased longevity in Japanese centenarians4
Association of life satisfaction with disability-free survival: role of chronic diseases and healthy lifestyle4
General practitioner conduct of clinical services representing comprehensive geriatric assessment is associated with lower risk of mortality in older Australians receiving home care packages4
Effect of frailty on outcomes of endovascular treatment for acute ischaemic stroke in older patients4
‘You need to be healthy to be sick’: exploring older people’s experiences with medication packaging at home4
Fracture risks in patients with atrial fibrillation treated with different oral anticoagulants: a meta-analysis and systematic review4
Statin-induced autoimmune necrotizing myopathy with pharyngeal muscles involvement4
Life satisfaction among older adults with impairment in activities of daily living4
Health-related quality of life in older patients surviving ICU treatment for COVID-19: results from an international observational study of patients older than 70 years4
Orthopaedic physiotherapists’ perceptions of mechanisms for observed variation in the implementation of physiotherapy practices in the early postoperative phase after hip fracture: a UK qualitative st4
Prevalence of malnutrition risk among older French adults with culinary dependence4
Cause-specific mortality prediction in older residents of São Paulo, Brazil: a machine learning approach4
Why illness is more important than disease in old age4
Does the public feel prepared to be substitute decision-makers? Gaps in preparedness and support for a high school curriculum: a national survey4
Recent fall and high imminent risk of fracture in older men and women4
New horizons in understanding the experience of Chinese people living with dementia: a positive psychology approach4
Monetary value of informal caregiving in dementia from a societal perspective4
Effectiveness of BNT162b2 and ChAdOx-1 vaccines in residents of long-term care facilities in England using a time-varying proportional hazards model4
Healthcare for older people in lower and middle income countries4
Prevalence and diagnostic agreement of sarcopenic obesity with different definitions among Chinese community-dwelling older adults4
Rotigotine patch prescription in inpatients with Parkinson’s disease: evaluating prescription accuracy, delirium and end-of-life use4
Stakeholders’ views on the use of psychotropic medication in older people: a systematic review4
Dual impairments in visual and hearing acuity and age-related cognitive decline in older adults from the Rancho Bernardo Study of Healthy Aging4
Olive oil consumption is associated with lower frailty risk: a prospective cohort study of community-dwelling older adults4
Perspectives on ageing: a qualitative study of the expectations, priorities, needs and values of older people from two Canadian provinces3
The value of ambulatory blood pressure measurement to detect masked diastolic hypotension in older patients treated for hypertension3
Shake, rattle and get moving again3
Delirium in COVID-19: common, distressing and linked with poor outcomes. . . can we do better?3