- A conceptual framework of frailty: a reviewWalter 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...
- Biological basis of determinants of healthWalter 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...
- FrailtyWalter 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...
- Disuse and aging, 2009Walter 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...