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Acknowledgment of Reviewers

in Innovation in Aging

P ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Cell Biology; Geropsychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 289 words.

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Anderson, Sir (William) Ferguson (1914–2001), geriatrician

John C. Brocklehurst.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Geriatric Medicine. 1127 words.

Anderson, Sir (William) Ferguson (1914–2001), geriatrician, was born on 8 April 1914 at 11 Lochside Street, Glasgow, the son of James Kirkwood Anderson, master plumber, and his wife, Sarah...

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Autonomic Failure

Edited by Christopher J. Mathias and Sir Roger Bannister.

May 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Neurology; Anatomy; Urology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Gastroenterology; Nephrology; Pain Medicine; Cardiovascular Medicine; Ophthalmology; Reproductive Medicine; Immunology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Paediatrics; Geriatric Medicine; Anaesthetics; Pharmacology; Medical Toxicology; Surgery. 928 pages.

This new edition of Autonomic Failure features numerous new chapters and makes diagnosis increasingly precise by fully evaluating the underlying anatomical and functional deficits, thereby...

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Bridging the Gap After Physical Therapy: Clinical–Community Linkages With Older Adult Physical Activity Programs

Sarah Fishleder, Miruna Petrescu-Prahova, Jeffrey R Harris, Lesley Steinman, Marlana Kohn, Kimberly Bennett and Christian D Helfrich.

in Innovation in Aging

P ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Cell Biology; Geropsychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 7595 words.

Abstract

Background and Objectives

Many barriers exist to older adult participation in physical activity, despite...

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Cross-national Differences in Intergenerational Family Relations: The Influence of Public Policy Arrangements

Pearl A Dykstra.

in Innovation in Aging

P ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Cell Biology; Geropsychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 5896 words.

Abstract

Focusing mostly on Europe, this overview reveals how the research on cross-national differences in intergenerational family relations has moved from...

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Davison, William [Bill] (1925–1993), geriatrician

Michael John Denham.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Geriatric Medicine. 930 words.

Davison, William [Bill] (1925–1993), geriatrician, was born at 1 Burntland Avenue, Southwick, Sunderland, on 12 September 1925, the son of Thomas Kirkup Davison, builder and contractor, and...

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Demographic-Specific Rates for Life Events in the Cardiovascular Health Study and Comparisons With Other Studies

Peter P Vitaliano, Annette L Fitzpatrick, Lee E Williams, Michalina A Montano and Joan E Russo.

in Innovation in Aging

P ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Cell Biology; Geropsychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 9009 words.

Abstract

Purpose of the Study

(1a) We use the Cardiovascular Health Study (CHS), a multi-site heterogeneous sample...

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Exploring Older Adults’ Video Game Use in the PRISM Computer System

Walter R Boot, Jerad H Moxley, Nelson A Roque, Ronald Andringa, Neil Charness, Sara J Czaja, Joseph Sharit, Tracy Mitzner, Chin Chin Lee and Wendy A Rogers.

in Innovation in Aging

P ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Cell Biology; Geropsychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 9197 words.

Abstract

Background and Objective

As part of the PRISM (Personal Reminder Information & Social Management)...

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Innovation in Aging

Journal. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Cell Biology; Geropsychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing.

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Isaacs, Bernard (1924–1995), geriatrician

Tom Arie.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Geriatric Medicine. 854 words.

Isaacs, Bernard (1924–1995), geriatrician, was born on 20 July 1924 at 4 Glencairn Drive, Glasgow, the son of Louis Isaacs, shopkeeper, and his wife, Rosine Naomi, née Lion, schoolteacher,...

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