L M Waite

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Motor function and disability in the dementias
    L M Waite
    Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:897-903. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Gait slowing as a predictor of incident dementia: 6-year longitudinal data from the Sydney Older Persons Study
    L M Waite
    Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, C25, Concord Hospital, University of Sydney, Concord NSW 2139, Australia
    J Neurol Sci 229:89-93. 2005
  3. pmc Preclinical syndromes predict dementia: the Sydney older persons study
    L M Waite
    Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, Concord Hospital C25, University of Sydney, NSW 2139, Australia
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 71:296-302. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint The incidence of dementia in an Australian community population: the Sydney Older Persons Study
    L M Waite
    Research Officer, Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, Concord Hospital C25, University of Sydney, Australia
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:680-9. 2001
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of the rate of BMD loss in older men: findings from the CHAMP study
    K Bleicher
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, PO Box 1770 Chatswood, Concord, NSW 2057 2139, Australia
    Osteoporos Int 24:1951-63. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Lifestyle factors, medications, and disease influence bone mineral density in older men: findings from the CHAMP study
    K Bleicher
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Osteoporos Int 22:2421-37. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Vitamin D Status among Older Community Dwelling Men Living in a Sunny Country and Associations with Lifestyle Factors: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project, Sydney, Australia
    V Hirani
    V Hirani, Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, Concord Hospital, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia Email Tel 61 2 97675957, Fax 61 2 97675419
    J Nutr Health Aging 17:587-93. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Histocompatibility antigens, aspirin use and cognitive performance in non-demented elderly subjects
    C E Shepherd
    Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Neuroimmunol 148:178-82. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint A 6-year study of cognition and spatial function in the demented and non-demented elderly: the Sydney Older Persons Study
    Hayley P Bennett
    Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, Concord Hospital, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 16:181-6. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Intrusive pain and worry about health in older men: the CHAMP study
    F M Blyth
    Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, Concord Hospital, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Pain 152:447-52. 2011

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Motor function and disability in the dementias
    L M Waite
    Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:897-903. 2000
    ..It is hypothesised that the varying levels of disability observed are a consequence of the varying levels of motor impairment, resulting in greater levels of disability in those with PDD...
  2. ncbi request reprint Gait slowing as a predictor of incident dementia: 6-year longitudinal data from the Sydney Older Persons Study
    L M Waite
    Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, C25, Concord Hospital, University of Sydney, Concord NSW 2139, Australia
    J Neurol Sci 229:89-93. 2005
    ..Simple measures of gait may provide useful clinical tools, assisting in the prediction of dementia. However, the underlying nature of these deficits is not yet known...
  3. pmc Preclinical syndromes predict dementia: the Sydney older persons study
    L M Waite
    Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, Concord Hospital C25, University of Sydney, NSW 2139, Australia
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 71:296-302. 2001
    ..To identify if preclinical syndromes for Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia, and Parkinson's disease and related dementias exist. Identification of dementia at early or even preclinical stages has important implications for treatment...
  4. ncbi request reprint The incidence of dementia in an Australian community population: the Sydney Older Persons Study
    L M Waite
    Research Officer, Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, Concord Hospital C25, University of Sydney, Australia
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:680-9. 2001
    ..Limited Australian dementia incidence data are available. This study aimed to identify the incidence of dementia and its subtypes in an Australian community dwelling population...
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of the rate of BMD loss in older men: findings from the CHAMP study
    K Bleicher
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, PO Box 1770 Chatswood, Concord, NSW 2057 2139, Australia
    Osteoporos Int 24:1951-63. 2013
    ..Though bone loss tends to accelerate with age there are modifiable factors that may influence the rate of bone loss even in very old men...
  6. doi request reprint Lifestyle factors, medications, and disease influence bone mineral density in older men: findings from the CHAMP study
    K Bleicher
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Osteoporos Int 22:2421-37. 2011
    ..There are modifiable factors and lifestyle choices that may influence bone health and result in higher bone density and lower fracture risk even in very old men...
  7. doi request reprint Vitamin D Status among Older Community Dwelling Men Living in a Sunny Country and Associations with Lifestyle Factors: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project, Sydney, Australia
    V Hirani
    V Hirani, Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, Concord Hospital, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia Email Tel 61 2 97675957, Fax 61 2 97675419
    J Nutr Health Aging 17:587-93. 2013
    ..These findings emphasize the need to screen and monitor 25(OH)D levels in this population group, despite living in a sunny country such as Australia. ..
  8. ncbi request reprint Histocompatibility antigens, aspirin use and cognitive performance in non-demented elderly subjects
    C E Shepherd
    Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Neuroimmunol 148:178-82. 2004
    ..018), respectively. HLA-DRB1*05 had a negative impact on the Boston naming test (p=0.002). Our results suggest that aspirin use and inflammatory genotype may influence cognition in non-demented subjects...
  9. ncbi request reprint A 6-year study of cognition and spatial function in the demented and non-demented elderly: the Sydney Older Persons Study
    Hayley P Bennett
    Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, Concord Hospital, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 16:181-6. 2003
    ..We aimed to establish the prevalence of poor PC in the non-demented elderly; determine the validity of the use of PC as a spatial function test, and determine if poor PC is more common in DLB than non-DLB dementias...
  10. doi request reprint Intrusive pain and worry about health in older men: the CHAMP study
    F M Blyth
    Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, Concord Hospital, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Pain 152:447-52. 2011
    ..In older community-dwelling men, pain was robustly associated with worry about health, highlighting the potential importance of subthreshold anxiety-related psychological factors...