Jeremy M Jacobs

Summary

Affiliation: Hadassah University Hospital
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cholesterol, statins, and longevity from age 70 to 90 years
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    Institute of Aging Research, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:883-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Physical activity and health service utilization among older people
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    The Institute for Aging Research, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:125-9. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Frailty, cognitive impairment and mortality among the oldest old
    J M Jacobs
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mt Scopus, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    J Nutr Health Aging 15:678-82. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Physical activity, function, and longevity among the very old
    Jochanan Stessman
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mt Scopus, PO Box 24035, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    Arch Intern Med 169:1476-83. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Hypertension and 5-year mortality among 85-year-olds: the Jerusalem Longitudinal Study
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    Institute for Aging Research, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:759.e1-6. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Going outdoors daily predicts long-term functional and health benefits among ambulatory older people
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Aging Health 20:259-72. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Changing profile of health and function from age 70 to 85 years
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel jacobsj hadassah org il
    Gerontology 58:313-21. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Loneliness, health, and longevity
    Jochanan Stessman
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Jerusalem Institute of Aging Research, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:744-50. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Cardiac structure and function as predictors of mortality in persons 85 years of age
    David Leibowitz
    Heart Institute, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 109:901-5. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Cardiac structure and function and dependency in the oldest old
    David Leibowitz
    Heart Institute, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1429-34. 2011

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Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Cholesterol, statins, and longevity from age 70 to 90 years
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    Institute of Aging Research, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:883-8. 2013
    ..This study examines whether increased total cholesterol (TC) was associated with higher mortality from age 70 to 90, and if statins had a protective effect...
  2. doi request reprint Physical activity and health service utilization among older people
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    The Institute for Aging Research, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:125-9. 2013
    ..We examined the effects of changing PA levels on emergency room (ER) visits and hospitalization at ages 78 and 85...
  3. ncbi request reprint Frailty, cognitive impairment and mortality among the oldest old
    J M Jacobs
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mt Scopus, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    J Nutr Health Aging 15:678-82. 2011
    ..Nonetheless among the oldest old their relationship is poorly described. This study examines the association between frailty status and cognitive impairment at age 85 and their impact on 5-year mortality...
  4. doi request reprint Physical activity, function, and longevity among the very old
    Jochanan Stessman
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mt Scopus, PO Box 24035, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    Arch Intern Med 169:1476-83. 2009
    ..We examined the effects of continuing, increasing, or decreasing PA levels on survival, function, and health status among the very old...
  5. doi request reprint Hypertension and 5-year mortality among 85-year-olds: the Jerusalem Longitudinal Study
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    Institute for Aging Research, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:759.e1-6. 2012
    ..Our objective was to assess the relationship of blood pressure (BP) at age 85 with 5-year all-cause mortality...
  6. doi request reprint Going outdoors daily predicts long-term functional and health benefits among ambulatory older people
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Aging Health 20:259-72. 2008
    ..This article examines the association between frequency of going out of the house and health and functional status among older people...
  7. doi request reprint Changing profile of health and function from age 70 to 85 years
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel jacobsj hadassah org il
    Gerontology 58:313-21. 2012
    ..Old age has traditionally been considered to begin at age 65. The improving health and functional status observed among older people may necessitate reevaluation of this cut-off point...
  8. ncbi request reprint Loneliness, health, and longevity
    Jochanan Stessman
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Jerusalem Institute of Aging Research, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:744-50. 2014
    ..However, the influence of subjective loneliness among elderly persons is poorly documented. We hypothesized that loneliness among persons aged 70-90 years is associated with subsequent decline in health, function, and longevity...
  9. doi request reprint Cardiac structure and function as predictors of mortality in persons 85 years of age
    David Leibowitz
    Heart Institute, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 109:901-5. 2012
    ..Left ventricular diastolic dysfunction did not predict 5-year mortality in this cohort...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cardiac structure and function and dependency in the oldest old
    David Leibowitz
    Heart Institute, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1429-34. 2011
    ..To examine the association between cardiac function and activities of daily living (ADLs) in an age-homogenous, community-dwelling population born in 1920 and 1921...
  11. doi request reprint Holocaust survivors in old age: the Jerusalem Longitudinal Study
    Jochanan Stessman
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:470-7. 2008
    ..To examine the hypothesis that Holocaust exposure during young adulthood negatively affects physical aging, causing greater morbidity, faster deterioration in health parameters, and shorter survival...
  12. doi request reprint Physical activity and cardiac function in the oldest old
    Irit Stessman-Lande
    Heart Institute, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Rejuvenation Res 15:32-40. 2012
    ..Gender-specific analyses yielded similar findings. Our study of the oldest old did not demonstrate an association between PA and cardiac structure or function...
  13. doi request reprint Prevalence and prognosis of aortic valve disease in subjects older than 85 years of age
    David Leibowitz
    Jerusalem Institute of Aging Research, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 112:395-9. 2013
    ..In conclusion, among subjects ≥85 years of age, the prevalence of AS is higher than previously reported and not associated with traditional vascular risk factors. AS but not AVC alone was independently predictive of 5-year mortality...
  14. doi request reprint Cardiac structure and function and renal insufficiency in the oldest old
    David Leibowitz
    Jerusalem Institute of Aging Research, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Cardiol 35:764-9. 2012
    ..People over the age of 85 years have a high incidence of cardiovascular disease and chronic kidney disease...
  15. doi request reprint Fatigue, function, and mortality in older adults
    Elior Moreh
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mt Scopus, P O Box 24035, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:887-95. 2010
    ..This study evaluates the association of fatigue with health, functional status, and mortality from ages 70-88 years...
  16. doi request reprint High prevalence of left ventricular hypertrophy in octogenarian women: The Jerusalem Longitudinal Cohort Study
    David Leibowitz
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Blood Press 19:86-91. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to examine gender differences in the prevalence of LVH in a very elderly cohort...
  17. doi request reprint Depression and health service utilization from age 70 to 85: the Jerusalem Longitudinal Study
    Yakir Rottenberg
    The Jerusalem Institute of Aging Research, and Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:711.e1-6. 2013
    ..Health service utilization rises with age, and yet, its determinants are poorly understood. Our objective was to examine the association between depression and health service utilization from age 70-85...
  18. ncbi request reprint Closure of a home hospital program: impact on hospitalization rates
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    Institute of Geriatric Medicine, Jerusalem Home Hospitalization Program, Clalit Health Services, Rehov Paran 12, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 45:179-89. 2007
    ..3 million USdollars. The ratio of direct increased costs to savings was 5:1 thus confirming the hypothesis that HH closure would result in increased hospital utilization rates among the local elderly population...
  19. doi request reprint Aging, resting pulse rate, and longevity
    Jochanan Stessman
    Jerusalem Institute of Aging Research, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center and Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:40-5. 2013
    ..To examine the relationship between resting pulse rate (RPR) and longevity in individuals aged 70 to 90...
  20. ncbi request reprint Reading daily predicts reduced mortality among men from a cohort of community-dwelling 70-year-olds
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mt Scopus, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:S73-80. 2008
    ..This study examined reading activity to investigate the relationship of a solitary, nonstrenuous activity on aging and mortality...
  21. ncbi request reprint Global sleep satisfaction of older people: the Jerusalem Cohort Study
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:325-9. 2006
    ..To describe the nature of global sleep satisfaction (GSS) of older people and the factors associated with it...
  22. ncbi request reprint The impact of visual impairment on health, function and mortality
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah University Hospital Mt Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Aging Clin Exp Res 17:281-6. 2005
    ..Our aim was to determine the impact of visual impairment on self-rated health, function and mortality amongst a community-dwelling elderly cohort...
  23. ncbi request reprint Chronic back pain among the elderly: prevalence, associations, and predictors
    Jeremy M Jacobs
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:E203-7. 2006
    ..A longitudinal age homogeneous cohort study...
  24. ncbi request reprint Aspirin prophylaxis and the prevalence of anaemia
    Robert Hammerman-Rozenberg
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Age Ageing 35:514-7. 2006
    ..This study examined the relationship between chronic low-dose aspirin therapy and the presence of anaemia...
  25. doi request reprint Normal body mass index rather than obesity predicts greater mortality in elderly people: the Jerusalem longitudinal study
    Jochanan Stessman
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2232-8. 2009
    ..To examine the association between body mass index (BMI) and mortality in older people...
  26. doi request reprint Opioids, survival, and advanced cancer in the hospice setting
    Daniel Azoulay
    Department of Geriatrics and Rehabilitation, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 12:129-34. 2011
    ..Several barriers hinder this, including the concern that opioids hasten death. We examined whether opioids influence survival among advanced cancer patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint Palliative sedation at home
    Ora S Rosengarten
    Jerusalem Home Hospital Unit, Institute of Geriatric Medicine, Clalit Health Services, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Palliat Care 25:5-11. 2009
    ..In conclusion, PS was a feasible and successful treatment option, improving the care of terminal patients whose preference is to die at home...