Jean Marie Robine

Summary

Affiliation: Institut Paoli-Calmettes
Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Disability in older people--indicators, process and outcomes
    Carol Jagger
    Disabil Rehabil 27:209-12. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint European perspectives on healthy aging in women
    Jean Marie Robine
    Health and Demography team, Department of Biostatistics, University of Montpellier I, France
    J Women Aging 14:119-33. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Self-rated health and physical activity in the European Union
    Karim Abu-Omar
    Institut fur Sportwissenschaft und Sport, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen
    Soz Praventivmed 49:235-42. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Differentials in the femininity ratio among centenarians: variations between northern and southern Italy from 1870
    Jean Marie Robine
    University of Montpellier
    Popul Stud (Camb) 60:99-113. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Death toll exceeded 70,000 in Europe during the summer of 2003
    Jean Marie Robine
    INSERM, Demographie et Sante, CRLC, Centre Val d Aurelle, Parc Euromedecine, 34298 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    C R Biol 331:171-8. 2008
  6. pmc Centenarians Today: New Insights on Selection from the 5-COOP Study
    Jean Marie Robine
    National Institute on Health and Medical Research, INSERM, 75654 Paris, France
    Curr Gerontol Geriatr Res 2010:120354. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint A new biodemographic model to explain the trajectory of mortality
    J M Robine
    INSERM, Val d Aurelle, 34928, Montpellier, France
    Exp Gerontol 36:899-914. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Creating a coherent set of indicators to monitor health across Europe: the Euro-REVES 2 project
    Jean Marie Robine
    Equipe INSERM Démographie et Santé, Centre Val d Aurelle, Parc Euromedecine, Montpellier, France
    Eur J Public Health 13:6-14. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint The emergence of extremely old people: the case of Japan
    Jean Marie Robine
    INSERM Démographie et Santé, Université de Montpellier I et CRLC, Val d Aurelle, 34298 Montpellier, France
    Exp Gerontol 38:735-9. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint [French centenarians and their functional health status]
    Jean Marie Robine
    INSERM Démographie et Santé, Val d Aurelle, Parc Euromedecine, 34298 Montpellier
    Presse Med 32:360-4. 2003

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Disability in older people--indicators, process and outcomes
    Carol Jagger
    Disabil Rehabil 27:209-12. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint European perspectives on healthy aging in women
    Jean Marie Robine
    Health and Demography team, Department of Biostatistics, University of Montpellier I, France
    J Women Aging 14:119-33. 2002
    ..Some evidence was found to suggest that gender differentials in active life expectancy may continue from younger ages through to later life...
  3. ncbi request reprint Self-rated health and physical activity in the European Union
    Karim Abu-Omar
    Institut fur Sportwissenschaft und Sport, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen
    Soz Praventivmed 49:235-42. 2004
    ..2. On a descriptive and multivariate level, the analysis investigates the relationship between physical activity and self-rated health in the different nations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Differentials in the femininity ratio among centenarians: variations between northern and southern Italy from 1870
    Jean Marie Robine
    University of Montpellier
    Popul Stud (Camb) 60:99-113. 2006
    ..The high mortality of men in the north and their low mortality in the south are the main explanations of why the FRs are higher in the north and lower in the south. Mortality differentials among women have only a marginal impact...
  5. doi request reprint Death toll exceeded 70,000 in Europe during the summer of 2003
    Jean Marie Robine
    INSERM, Demographie et Sante, CRLC, Centre Val d Aurelle, Parc Euromedecine, 34298 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    C R Biol 331:171-8. 2008
    ..Centralizing the count of daily deaths on an operational geographical scale constitutes a priority for Public Health in Europe...
  6. pmc Centenarians Today: New Insights on Selection from the 5-COOP Study
    Jean Marie Robine
    National Institute on Health and Medical Research, INSERM, 75654 Paris, France
    Curr Gerontol Geriatr Res 2010:120354. 2010
    ..These divergences offer an opportunity to study the existence of a trade-off between the level of mortality selection and the functional health status of the oldest old survivors which will be seized by the 5-COOP project...
  7. ncbi request reprint A new biodemographic model to explain the trajectory of mortality
    J M Robine
    INSERM, Val d Aurelle, 34928, Montpellier, France
    Exp Gerontol 36:899-914. 2001
    ..Between these two measures of the quality of the environment, mortality measures the ageing process leading young vigorous individuals into frail senile elders...
  8. ncbi request reprint Creating a coherent set of indicators to monitor health across Europe: the Euro-REVES 2 project
    Jean Marie Robine
    Equipe INSERM Démographie et Santé, Centre Val d Aurelle, Parc Euromedecine, Montpellier, France
    Eur J Public Health 13:6-14. 2003
    ..This will allow assessment of health inequalities between the European Union countries, an appreciation of the causes and the production of profiles for each country in terms of the various facets of health...
  9. ncbi request reprint The emergence of extremely old people: the case of Japan
    Jean Marie Robine
    INSERM Démographie et Santé, Université de Montpellier I et CRLC, Val d Aurelle, 34298 Montpellier, France
    Exp Gerontol 38:735-9. 2003
    ..e. the number of years needed to double the number of centenarians), halved in 29 years. Moreover death rates at 100 years and above show a clear decrease if we exclude males at age 105 and over...
  10. ncbi request reprint [French centenarians and their functional health status]
    Jean Marie Robine
    INSERM Démographie et Santé, Val d Aurelle, Parc Euromedecine, 34298 Montpellier
    Presse Med 32:360-4. 2003
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  11. pmc The relevance of population health indicators
    J M Robine
    Demographie et Sante, Val d Aurelle Parc Euromedecine, Montpellier Cedex 5, 34298, France
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:318. 2003
  12. ncbi request reprint Have centenarians had younger parents than the others?
    Jean Marie Robine
    INSERM Démographie et Santé, Université de Montpellier I et CRLC, Val d Aurelle, 34298 Montpellier Cedex 05, France
    Exp Gerontol 38:361-5. 2003
    ..Our study does not indicate a negative effect of a higher paternal age on the longevity of daughters...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Supercentenarians: geography and epidemiology of longevity]
    J M Robine
    INSERM, Demographie et Sante, 34298 Montpellier
    J Mal Vasc 27:S7-12. 2002
  14. ncbi request reprint Supercentenarians: slower ageing individuals or senile elderly?
    J Robine
    INSERM, Val d Aurelle, 34298, Montpellier, France
    Exp Gerontol 36:915-30. 2001
    ..6. Our results are compatible with the last extrapolations of mortality trajectories using a logistic or a quadratic model...
  15. ncbi request reprint Three dimensions of the survival curve: horizontalization, verticalization, and longevity extension
    Siu Lan Karen Cheung
    INSERM Démographie et Santé, Val d Aurelle, Parc Euromedecine, 34298 Montpellier 5, France
    Demography 42:243-58. 2005
    ..After age normalization, the highest normal life durations moved closer to M, implying that the increase in human longevity is meeting some resistance...
  16. doi request reprint Exploring the impact of climate on human longevity
    Jean Marie Robine
    National Institute on Health and Medical Research, INSERM U988 and U710, France
    Exp Gerontol 47:660-71. 2012
    ..This work confirms the impact of climate conditions on human longevity, but it fails to demonstrate a strong association between longevity and mountainous regions and/or air quality...
  17. doi request reprint [How to define old age: successful aging and/or longevity]
    Claudine Berr
    INSERM, U1061, neuropsychiatrie recherche épidémiologique et clinique, Hôpital de la Colombière, 34093 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    Med Sci (Paris) 28:281-7. 2012
    ..This requires a healthy diet, having physical and intellectual appropriate activities and a right use of medical care. Finally, maintaining a social role and a raison d'être in old age are also major factors in successful aging...
  18. doi request reprint Handgrip strength: indications of paternal inheritance in three European regions
    Amandine Cournil
    Unite Mixte de Recherche, Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, Universite Montpellier 1, Montpellier, France
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:1101-6. 2010
    ..We aimed to investigate the pattern of inheritance of handgrip strength in a sample of parent-offspring pairs from three different European regions in Denmark, France, and Italy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Increase in common longevity and the compression of mortality: the case of Japan
    Siu Lan Karen Cheung
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Health and Demography, Montpellier, France
    Popul Stud (Camb) 61:85-97. 2007
    ..Our data do not suggest that we are approaching an upper limit in human longevity...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Buffon and the longevity of species in the light of history]
    Jean Marie Robine
    INSERM, the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research, France
    Dan Medicinhist Arbog 36:97-108. 2008
    ..47x(age at first reproduction)0.65. Taking into account the variation due to, i.a., phylogenetic constraints and adaptive divergence, Buffon's idea represents a basic biological relationship between life history characters...
  21. pmc Are men aging as oaks and women as reeds? A behavioral hypothesis to explain the gender paradox of French centenarians
    Frédéric Balard
    Equipe Démographie et Santé, INSERM, Centre Val d Aurelle, Parc Euromedecine, U710, 34 298 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    J Aging Res 2011:371039. 2011
    ..Men, as "oaks," seem able to delay the afflictions of old age until a breaking point, while women, as "reeds," seem able to survive despite an accumulation of health deficits...
  22. ncbi request reprint Looking forward to a general theory on population aging
    Jean Marie Robine
    Geriatric Department, Geneva University Hospitals, CH 1226, Thonex Geneva, Switzerland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:M590-7. 2004
    ..This theory has to be based on a world harmonization of functional decline measurements and a periodic "International Aging Survey" to monitor global aging through a sample of carefully selected countries...
  23. ncbi request reprint The burden of diseases on disability-free life expectancy in later life
    Carol Jagger
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:408-14. 2007
    ..We use a longitudinal study with follow-up at 2, 6, and 10 years to assess the impact of different diseases on both total life expectancy (TLE) and disability-free life expectancy (DFLE)...
  24. ncbi request reprint The influence of functional limitations and various demographic factors on self-reported activity restriction at older ages
    Emmanuelle Cambois
    Institut National d Etudes Demographiques, Paris, France
    Disabil Rehabil 27:871-83. 2005
    ..but such limitations do not evenly reduce activity performance. We assessed how age, sex and the place of residence (household or institutions) changed the risk of reporting restrictions for similar functional problems...
  25. pmc Nonagenarians and centenarians in Switzerland, 1860-2001: a demographic analysis
    Jean Marie Robine
    Group Health and Demography, University of Montpellier 1, France
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:31-7. 2005
    ..To explore the rapid rise of the extremely old population, showing the magnitude of the increase and identifying demographic mechanisms underlying this increase...
  26. doi request reprint Comparative value of medical diagnosis versus physical functioning in predicting the 6-year survival of 1951 hospitalized old patients
    Emilia Frangos Lordos
    Department of Rehabilitation and Geriatrics, Geneva Medical School and University Hospitals, 3 chemin du Pont Bochet, Thonex Geneve, Switzerland
    Rejuvenation Res 11:829-36. 2008
  27. ncbi request reprint Handgrip strength among nonagenarians and centenarians in three European regions
    Bernard Jeune
    Aging Research Center, and Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, 5000 Odense C, Denmark
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:707-12. 2006
    ..Handgrip strength is an important predictor of disability and mortality among old people. The aim was to compare the grip strength among very old people in three regions of Europe...
  28. ncbi request reprint Frailty judgment by hospital team members: degree of agreement and survival prediction
    Francois R Herrmann
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:916-7. 2005