Walter Bortz

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A conceptual framework of frailty: a review
    Walter M Bortz
    Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M283-8. 2002
  2. pmc Biological basis of determinants of health
    Walter M Bortz
    Stanford University School of Medicine, 167 Bolivar Lane, Portola Valley, CA, 94028, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:389-92. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Frailty
    Walter M Bortz
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94025, USA
    Mech Ageing Dev 129:680. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Disuse and aging, 2009
    Walter Bortz
    Stanford University School of Medicine, 167 Bolivar Lane, Portola Valley, CA 94028, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:382-5. 2010

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint A conceptual framework of frailty: a review
    Walter M Bortz
    Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M283-8. 2002
    ..As such, the state of frailty is largely separable from the process of aging and should thereby be susceptible to active intervention and reversal...
  2. pmc Biological basis of determinants of health
    Walter M Bortz
    Stanford University School of Medicine, 167 Bolivar Lane, Portola Valley, CA, 94028, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:389-92. 2005
    ..This scheme has the advantage of differentiating those agencies that are practically approachable, and therefore deserving of increased attention and investment, and those that are currently intractable...
  3. doi request reprint Frailty
    Walter M Bortz
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94025, USA
    Mech Ageing Dev 129:680. 2008
    ..Several reports employ non-traditional platforms to generate a framework which accommodates a range of experimental findings. Consideration of thermodynamic processes underlies much of this approach...
  4. doi request reprint Disuse and aging, 2009
    Walter Bortz
    Stanford University School of Medicine, 167 Bolivar Lane, Portola Valley, CA 94028, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:382-5. 2010
    ..Knowledge of the basic processes determinative of the life courses of older persons has progressed dramatically in the past few years. This article is an update of a similar survey performed 27 years ago...