Hubert Blain

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Country: France

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The table maneuver: a procedure used with success in four cases of unconscious choking older subjects
    Hubert Blain
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, University Hospital of Montpellier, and EUROMOV, University Montpellier 1, Montpellier, France
    Am J Med 123:1150.e7-9. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Low serum IL-6 is associated with high 6-minute walking performance in asymptomatic women aged 20 to 70years
    Hubert Blain
    Department of Geriatrics, University Hospital of Montpellier, Movement to Health Laboratory Montpellier, EuroMov, University of Montpellier 1, France
    Exp Gerontol 47:143-8. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint [Determination by flow cytometry of reference values of erythrocyte parameters in aged subjects]
    H Blain
    Centre de Gérontologie clinique, CHU de Montpellier
    Presse Med 30:779-84. 2001
  4. doi request reprint Low sit-to-stand performance is associated with low femoral neck bone mineral density in healthy women
    Hubert Blain
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, University Hospital, University Montpellier 1, Montpellier, France
    Calcif Tissue Int 84:266-75. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint [Chronic hydrocephalus in adults: early diagnosis means more effective surgical treatment]
    H Blain
    Service de Gerontologie Clinique, Centre de prévention et de traitement des maladies du vieillissement Antonin Balmès, CHU, 39, Avenue Charles Flahault, 34295 Montpellier Cedex 5
    Neurochirurgie 51:43-4. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint [Osteoporosis in men: epidemiology, physiopathology, diagnosis, prevention and treatment]
    H Blain
    Centre de prévention et de traitement des maladies du vieillissement Antonin Balmès, CHU de Montpellier, 39, Avenue Charles Flahault, 34295 Montpellier 5, France
    Rev Med Interne 25:S552-9. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Appendicular skeletal muscle mass is the strongest independent factor associated with femoral neck bone mineral density in adult and older men
    Hubert Blain
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, University Hospital of Montpellier, University Montpellier 1, France
    Exp Gerontol 45:679-84. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Body weight change since menopause and percentage body fat mass are predictors of subsequent bone mineral density change of the proximal femur in women aged 75 years and older: results of a 5 year prospective study
    H Blain
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Montpellier University Hospital, 34295 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    Calcif Tissue Int 75:32-9. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Balance and walking speed predict subsequent 8-year mortality independently of current and intermediate events in well-functioning women aged 75 years and older
    H Blain
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, University Hospital of Montpellier, University Montpellier 1, 34295, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 14:595-600. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint [Normal aging. Biological, functional, and relational characteristics. Epidemiologic and sociological data. Prevention of pathologic aging]
    Hubert Blain
    Service de médecine interne gériatrie Centre de traitement et de prévention des maladies du vieillissement, Centre hospitalier universitaire de Montpellier 34295 Montpellier
    Rev Prat 53:97-106. 2003

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  1. doi request reprint The table maneuver: a procedure used with success in four cases of unconscious choking older subjects
    Hubert Blain
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, University Hospital of Montpellier, and EUROMOV, University Montpellier 1, Montpellier, France
    Am J Med 123:1150.e7-9. 2010
    ..We describe a procedure called the "table maneuver" that was successful in relieving foreign-body airway obstruction in 4 cases of choking in unconscious elderly patients over a 6-year period in the same long-term care facility...
  2. ncbi request reprint Low serum IL-6 is associated with high 6-minute walking performance in asymptomatic women aged 20 to 70years
    Hubert Blain
    Department of Geriatrics, University Hospital of Montpellier, Movement to Health Laboratory Montpellier, EuroMov, University of Montpellier 1, France
    Exp Gerontol 47:143-8. 2012
    ..It remains to be determined whether the inverse relationship between IL-6 and fitness reflects the presence of preclinical inflammatory diseases that could potentially influence fitness in asymptomatic women...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Determination by flow cytometry of reference values of erythrocyte parameters in aged subjects]
    H Blain
    Centre de Gérontologie clinique, CHU de Montpellier
    Presse Med 30:779-84. 2001
    ..We compared normal values of hematological parameters in healthy adults and healthy persons aged 65 years and over using flow cytometry...
  4. doi request reprint Low sit-to-stand performance is associated with low femoral neck bone mineral density in healthy women
    Hubert Blain
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, University Hospital, University Montpellier 1, Montpellier, France
    Calcif Tissue Int 84:266-75. 2009
    ..02, 95% CI = 1.01-1.03, P = 0.03). The present study suggests a significant association between low FN BMD and low sit-to-stand performance in healthy women, independent of possible confounding variables...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Chronic hydrocephalus in adults: early diagnosis means more effective surgical treatment]
    H Blain
    Service de Gerontologie Clinique, Centre de prévention et de traitement des maladies du vieillissement Antonin Balmès, CHU, 39, Avenue Charles Flahault, 34295 Montpellier Cedex 5
    Neurochirurgie 51:43-4. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint [Osteoporosis in men: epidemiology, physiopathology, diagnosis, prevention and treatment]
    H Blain
    Centre de prévention et de traitement des maladies du vieillissement Antonin Balmès, CHU de Montpellier, 39, Avenue Charles Flahault, 34295 Montpellier 5, France
    Rev Med Interne 25:S552-9. 2004
    ..This article reviews the most current information about epidemiology, risk factors, diagnosis, prevention and management of male osteoporosis...
  7. doi request reprint Appendicular skeletal muscle mass is the strongest independent factor associated with femoral neck bone mineral density in adult and older men
    Hubert Blain
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, University Hospital of Montpellier, University Montpellier 1, France
    Exp Gerontol 45:679-84. 2010
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  8. ncbi request reprint Body weight change since menopause and percentage body fat mass are predictors of subsequent bone mineral density change of the proximal femur in women aged 75 years and older: results of a 5 year prospective study
    H Blain
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Montpellier University Hospital, 34295 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    Calcif Tissue Int 75:32-9. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Balance and walking speed predict subsequent 8-year mortality independently of current and intermediate events in well-functioning women aged 75 years and older
    H Blain
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, University Hospital of Montpellier, University Montpellier 1, 34295, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 14:595-600. 2010
    ..We determined if poor balance and decreased gait speed may predict mortality after adjustment for both baseline and follow-up confounders in well-functioning elderly women...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Normal aging. Biological, functional, and relational characteristics. Epidemiologic and sociological data. Prevention of pathologic aging]
    Hubert Blain
    Service de médecine interne gériatrie Centre de traitement et de prévention des maladies du vieillissement, Centre hospitalier universitaire de Montpellier 34295 Montpellier
    Rev Prat 53:97-106. 2003
  11. ncbi request reprint Lean mass plays a gender-specific role in familial resemblance for femoral neck bone mineral density in adult subjects
    H Blain
    Service de médecine interne gériatrie, Centre de Prévention et de traitement des maladies du Vieillissement, 39, Avenue Charles Flahault, 34295, Montpellier, Cedex 5, France
    Osteoporos Int 17:897-907. 2006
    ..These results, obtained using a Bayesian regression model, have to be confirmed in further studies involving a greater number of adult parent-offspring pairs of both genders before extrapolation to clinical practice...
  12. ncbi request reprint Recurrence quantification analysis of human postural fluctuations in older fallers and non-fallers
    Sofiane Ramdani
    Movement to Health Laboratory, EuroMov, Montpellier 1 University, 700, av du Pic St Loup, 34090, Montpellier, France
    Ann Biomed Eng 41:1713-25. 2013
    ..The RQA results seem coherent with the theory of loss of complexity with aging and disease. Our results suggest that RQA is a promising approach for the investigation of COP fluctuations in a frail population. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint Hierarchical components of physical frailty predicted incidence of dependency in a cohort of elderly women
    Isabelle Carriere
    INSERM Unité 500, Montpellier, France
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:1180-7. 2005
    ..To identify the most important predictors of early disability incidence and devise a simple score of physical frailty...
  14. ncbi request reprint Association between androgen receptor gene polymorphism and bone density in older women using hormone replacement therapy
    Frederique Retornaz
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, University Hospital, Montpellier, France
    Maturitas 55:325-33. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the relationship between bone mineral density (BMD) and both CAG repeat polymorphism of the androgen receptor (AR) gene and skewed X chromosome inactivation (SI) in postmenopausal women...
  15. doi request reprint Dynamical and stabilometric measures are complementary for the characterization of postural fluctuations in older women
    Guillaume Tallon
    Movement to Health Laboratory, Montpellier 1 University, EuroMov, Montpellier, France
    Gait Posture 38:92-6. 2013
    ..The results suggest that SMs and DMs are complementary. In addition, the different DMs are globally not redundant. This finding is a reinforcement argument in favor of the use of DMs as postural signatures...
  16. ncbi request reprint Serum leptin level is a predictor of bone mineral density in postmenopausal women
    Hubert Blain
    The University of Montpellier, Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Montpellier 34295 Cedex 5, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:1030-5. 2002
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  17. doi request reprint Characterizing the dynamics of postural sway in humans using smoothness and regularity measures
    Sofiane Ramdani
    Movement to Health Laboratory, Montpellier 1 University, EuroMov, 700, Av du Pic Saint Loup, 34090, Montpellier, France
    Ann Biomed Eng 39:161-71. 2011
    ..Finally, we discuss some potential implications of our results in terms of postural control mechanisms...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Drug prescriptions for the elderly. Results of a survey on 8,809 prescriptions obtained by coding in the North-East area of France]
    Richard Durant
    Service de médecine interne gériatrie, Centre Antonin Balmes, CHU Montpellier, Montpellier 34
    Presse Med 32:630-7. 2003
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  19. ncbi request reprint Age-related femoral bone loss in men: evidence for hyperparathyroidism and insulin-like growth factor-1 deficiency
    Hubert Blain
    Centre de Gérontologie Clinique Antonin Balmes, CHU Montpellier, France
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:1285-9. 2004
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  20. ncbi request reprint Arterial wall production of cytokines in giant cell arteritis: results of a pilot study using human temporal artery cultures
    Hubert Blain
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, University Hospital, Montpellier, France
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M241-5. 2002
    ..However, whether the cytokine production of vessels with arteritis differs from that of vessels exposed to inflammatory conditions that originate peripheral to the vessel remains unknown...
  21. ncbi request reprint Reliability of a new instrument for measuring maximum rising strength
    Hubert Blain
    Centre de Gérontologie Clinique Antonin Balmes, CHU Montpellier, France
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 85:502-8. 2006
    ..To assess the intrarater test-retest reliability of a newly developed instrument for measuring maximum rising strength (MRS) in comparison with that of maximum knee extension strength (KES)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of vitamin D and cognition in older women: a large population-based study
    C Annweiler
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Angers University Hospital, Angers University Memory Center, UPRES EA 2646, University of Angers, UNAM, Angers, France
    Neurology 75:1810-6. 2010
    ..The objective of this cross-sectional study was to determine whether weekly dietary intake of vitamin D could be associated with global cognitive performance among older adults...
  23. doi request reprint [Radiation pneumonitis: a rare and potentially severe pneumonia. Usefulness of corticosteroids]
    A Guilhem
    Unité de médecine interne et soins aigus gériatriques, Centre Antonin Balmes, CHU de Montpellier, 39, Avenue Charles Flahault, 34295 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    Rev Med Interne 31:e10-2. 2010
    ..Absence of other explanation and the rapid improvement with corticosteroids confirmed this rare and potentially serious diagnosis, especially among elderly people...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic value of the clinical probability score of deep venous thrombosis in the elderly]
    D Tiganas
    Service de médecine interne gériatrique, Centre de Gérontologie clinique, A Balmes, CHU de Montpellier, 39, avenue Charles Flahaut, 34295 Montpellier cedex 05, France
    Rev Med Interne 26:931-7. 2005
    ..There is a lack of scientific data concerning the incidence, clinical signs, risk factors and diagnostic management of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) in the elderly...