- A community-based exercise programme to improve functional ability in people with Alzheimer's disease: a randomized controlled trialAnthea Vreugdenhil
Social Work Discipline, School of Sociology and Social Work, University of Tasmania, TAS, Australia
Scand J Caring Sci 26:12-9. 2012..With the number of people with dementia rapidly increasing and few effective treatments, there is now a critical need for interventions to improve functional ability in those with the condition...
- The metabolic syndrome and Alzheimer diseaseGeorge Razay
Launceston General Hospital, University of Tasmania, Launceston, Australia
Arch Neurol 64:93-6. 2007..The metabolic syndrome is a risk factor for cardiovascular diseases, which have been linked to Alzheimer disease. However, a link between Alzheimer disease and the metabolic syndrome has not yet been established...
- Obesity, abdominal obesity and Alzheimer diseaseGeorge Razay
Launceston General Hospital, University of Tasmania, Launceston TAS 7250, Australia
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 22:173-6. 2006..This study investigated the relation between AD, obesity and abdominal obesity at later-life in a case-control study...
- A prospective study of ventriculo-peritoneal shunting for idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalusGeorge Razay
Department of Medicine, Launceston General Hospital, University of Tasmania, PO Box 1963, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
J Clin Neurosci 16:1180-3. 2009..001) and were 6.3s faster on the Timed "up and go" test (p=0.008). We conclude that ventriculo-peritoneal shunting is associated with improved clinical outcomes for patients with INPH...