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Published in Primary Care

Expert Opinion / Conference Coverage · July 08, 2021

AGS 2021: Geriatrics Literature Update

Written by
Irene Mace Hamrick MD, FAAFP, AGSF


Additional Info

  1. Kennedy M, Helfand BKI, Gou RY, et al. Delirium in Older Patients With COVID-19 Presenting to the Emergency Department. JAMA Netw Open. 2020;3(11):e2029540.
  2. Pajewski NM, Berlowitz DR, Bress AP, et al. Intensive vs Standard Blood Pressure Control in Adults 80 Years or Older: A Secondary Analysis of the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2020;68(3):496-504.
  3. SPRINT MIND Investigators for the SPRINT Research Group; Williamson JD, Pajewski NM, et al. Effect of Intensive vs Standard Blood Pressure Control on Probable Dementia: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2019;321(6):553-561.
  4. Kim DH, Afilalo J, Shi SM, et al. Evaluation of Changes in Functional Status in the Year After Aortic Valve Replacement. JAMA Intern Med. 2019;179(3):383-391.
  5. Reckrey JM, Gazarian P, Reuben DB, et al. Barriers to implementation of STRIDE, a national study to prevent fall-related injuries. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2021;69(5):1334-1342.
  6. Amjad H, Roth DL, Sheehan OC, et al. Underdiagnosis of Dementia: an Observational Study of Patterns in Diagnosis and Awareness in US Older Adults. J Gen Intern Med. 2018;33(7):1131-1138.
  7. Fowler NR, Perkins AJ, Gao S, et al. Risks and Benefits of Screening for Dementia in Primary Care: The Indiana University Cognitive Health Outcomes Investigation of the Comparative Effectiveness of Dementia Screening (IU CHOICE)Trial. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2020;68(3):535-543.
  8. US Preventive Services Task Force; Owens DK, Davidson KW, et al. Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. JAMA. 2020;323(8):757-763.
  9. Nicholas LH, Langa KM, Bynum JPW, et al. Financial Presentation of Alzheimer Disease and Related Dementias. JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(2):220-227.
  10. Rabinovici GD, Gatsonis C, Apgar C, et al. Association of Amyloid Positron Emission Tomography With Subsequent Change in Clinical Management Among Medicare Beneficiaries With Mild Cognitive Impairment or Dementia. JAMA. 2019;321(13):1286-1294.
  11. Possin KL, Merrilees JJ, Dulaney S, et al. Effect of Collaborative Dementia Care via Telephone and Internet on Quality of Life, Caregiver Well-being, and Health Care Use: The Care Ecosystem Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2019;179(12):1658-1667.
  12. Liu M, Xue QL, Gitlin LN, et al. Disability Prevention Program Improves Life-Space and Falls Efficacy: A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2021;69(1):85-90.
  13. Szanton SL, Xue QL, Leff B, et al. Effect of a Biobehavioral Environmental Approach on Disability Among Low-Income Older Adults: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2019;179(2):204-211.

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