The Contents of the Journal of Frailty & Aging (JFA) vol. 8, n° 4, 2019 are available

Biology of Frailty

  • Relationship of physical frailty to phosphocreatine recovery in muscle after mild exercise stress in the oldest-old women. Varadhan, D.W. Russ, R.E. Gabr, J. Huang, R.R. Kalyani, Q.-L. Xue, A.R. Cappola, K.Bandeen-Roche, L.P. Fried J Frailty Aging 2019;8(4)162-168
  • Frailty and the metabolic syndrome – results of the berlin aging study II (BASE-II). Buchmann, D. Spira, M. König, I. Demuth, E. Steinhagen-Thiessen J Frailty Aging 2019;8(4)169-175
  • Discordance about frailty diagnosis between surrogates and physicians and its relationship to hospital mortality in critically ill older adults.  A.A. Hope, M. Ng Gong J Frailty Aging 2019;8(4)176-179

Physical Frailty

  • Can the combined use of two screening instruments improve the predictive power of dependency in (instrumental) activities of daily living, mortality and hospitalization in old age? L.P.M. Op het Veld, E. van Rossum, G.I.J.M. Kempen, A.J.H.M. Beurskens, K.J. Hajema, H.C.W. de Vet J Frailty Aging 2019;8(4)180-185
  • Development of simple, objective chair-standing assessment of physical function in older individuals using a kinecttm sensor. Takeshima, T. Kohama, M. Kusunoki, E. Fujita, S. Okada, Y. Kato, K. Kofuku, M.M. Islam, W.F. Brechue J Frailty Aging 2019;8(4)186-191

Neurosciences of frailty

  • The relationship between physical frailty and mild cognitive impairment in the elderly: a systematic review.  Kiiti Borges, N. Oiring de Castro Cezar, A. Silva Santos Siqueira, M. Yassuda, M. Cesari, I. Aprahamian J Frailty Aging 2019;8(4)192-197

Clinics and public health

  • Living with family yet eating alone is associated with frailty in community-dwelling older adults: the Kashiwa study. Suthutvoravut, T. Tanaka, K. Takahashi, M. Akishita, K. Iijima J Frailty Aging 2019;8(4)198-204
  • An individualized low-intensity walking clinic leads to improvement in frailty characteristics in older veterans. S.E. Espinoza, B. Orsak, C.-P. Wang, D. MacCarthy, D. Kellogg, B. Powers, A. Conde, M. Moris, P.R. Padala, K.P. Padala J Frailty Aging 2019;8(4)205-209
  • A qualitative investigation of the impact of home-based primary care on family caregivers. E. Wool, J.L. Shotwell, J. Slaboda, A. Kozikowski, K.L. Smith, K. Abrashkin, K.V. Rhodes, G.J. Norman, R. Pekmezaris J Frailty Aging 2019;8(4)210-214
  • Comparison of frailty scores in newly diagnosed patients with multiple myeloma: a review. Mian, M. Brouwers, C.T. Kouroukis, T.M. Wildes J Frailty Aging 2019;8(4)215-221
  • Drug-induced hyponatremia: NSAIDS, a neglected cause that should be considered. Damanti, L. Pasina, D. Consonni, D. Azzolino, M. Cesari J Frailty Aging 2019;8(4)222-223