Eva von Strauss

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi Aging and the occurrence of dementia: findings from a population-based cohort with a large sample of nonagenarians
    E von Strauss
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Neurotec, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 56:587-92. 1999
  2. ncbi Women are more disabled in basic activities of daily living than men only in very advanced ages: a study on disability, morbidity, and mortality from the Kungsholmen Project
    Eva von Strauss
    Aging Research Center, Division of Geriatric Epidemiology and Medicine, Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:669-77. 2003
  3. doi Morbidity and physical functioning in old age: differences according to living area
    Britt Marie Sjölund
    Aging Research Center, Karolinska Institutet and Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1855-62. 2010
  4. ncbi Prevention of Alzheimer's disease and dementia. Major findings from the Kungsholmen Project
    Laura Fratiglioni
    Karolinska Institutet, Aging Research Center, Division of Geriatric Epidemiology, NVS, and Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Gavlegatan 16, S 113 30 Stockholm, Sweden
    Physiol Behav 92:98-104. 2007
  5. ncbi Time use and costs of institutionalised elderly persons with or without dementia: results from the Nordanstig cohort in the Kungsholmen Project--a population based study in Sweden
    Gunilla Nordberg
    Aging Research Center ARC, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:639-48. 2007
  6. ncbi APOE genotype, family history of dementia, and Alzheimer disease risk: a 6-year follow-up study
    Wenyong Huang
    Aging Research Center, Division of Geriatric Epidemiology and Medicine, Department of Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, corrected Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 61:1930-4. 2004
  7. doi Twenty-year changes in dementia occurrence suggest decreasing incidence in central Stockholm, Sweden
    Chengxuan Qiu
    Aging Research Center, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society NVS, Karolinska Institutet Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neurology 80:1888-94. 2013
  8. pmc Epidemiology of Alzheimer's disease: occurrence, determinants, and strategies toward intervention
    Chengxuan Qiu
    Aging Research Center, Karolinska Institutet Stockholm, Sweden
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 11:111-28. 2009
  9. ncbi The magnitude of dementia occurrence in the world
    Anders Wimo
    Aging Research Center, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 17:63-7. 2003
  10. ncbi Decline in blood pressure over time and risk of dementia: a longitudinal study from the Kungsholmen project
    Chengxuan Qiu
    Aging Research Center, Division of Geriatric Epidemiology and Medicine, Department of Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Stroke 35:1810-5. 2004

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi Aging and the occurrence of dementia: findings from a population-based cohort with a large sample of nonagenarians
    E von Strauss
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Neurotec, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 56:587-92. 1999
    ..This question is relevant both for understanding the pathogenetic mechanism of the dementias and for the public health prospective because of the increasing number of 85-year-old or older persons in our population...
  2. ncbi Women are more disabled in basic activities of daily living than men only in very advanced ages: a study on disability, morbidity, and mortality from the Kungsholmen Project
    Eva von Strauss
    Aging Research Center, Division of Geriatric Epidemiology and Medicine, Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:669-77. 2003
    ..We explored the effect of morbidity, mortality, and occurrence of new disability on gender differences in activities of daily living (ADL) functioning in different age groups in the elderly population...
  3. doi Morbidity and physical functioning in old age: differences according to living area
    Britt Marie Sjölund
    Aging Research Center, Karolinska Institutet and Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1855-62. 2010
    ..To describe differences in morbidity and functional status according to living area...
  4. ncbi Prevention of Alzheimer's disease and dementia. Major findings from the Kungsholmen Project
    Laura Fratiglioni
    Karolinska Institutet, Aging Research Center, Division of Geriatric Epidemiology, NVS, and Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Gavlegatan 16, S 113 30 Stockholm, Sweden
    Physiol Behav 92:98-104. 2007
    ..At the moment it is also possible to delineate some preventative strategies for dementia...
  5. ncbi Time use and costs of institutionalised elderly persons with or without dementia: results from the Nordanstig cohort in the Kungsholmen Project--a population based study in Sweden
    Gunilla Nordberg
    Aging Research Center ARC, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:639-48. 2007
    ..The aging of the population has become a worldwide phenomenon. This leads to increased demand for services and with limited resources it is important to find a way to estimate how resources can be match to those with greatest need...
  6. ncbi APOE genotype, family history of dementia, and Alzheimer disease risk: a 6-year follow-up study
    Wenyong Huang
    Aging Research Center, Division of Geriatric Epidemiology and Medicine, Department of Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, corrected Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 61:1930-4. 2004
    ..Both family aggregation and apolipoprotein E (APOE) epsilon4 allele are well-known risk factors for dementia, but the relation between these two factors remains unclear...
  7. doi Twenty-year changes in dementia occurrence suggest decreasing incidence in central Stockholm, Sweden
    Chengxuan Qiu
    Aging Research Center, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society NVS, Karolinska Institutet Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neurology 80:1888-94. 2013
    ..To explore whether prevalence, survival, and incidence of dementia have changed from 1987-1994 to 2001-2008 in Stockholm, Sweden...
  8. pmc Epidemiology of Alzheimer's disease: occurrence, determinants, and strategies toward intervention
    Chengxuan Qiu
    Aging Research Center, Karolinska Institutet Stockholm, Sweden
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 11:111-28. 2009
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  9. ncbi The magnitude of dementia occurrence in the world
    Anders Wimo
    Aging Research Center, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 17:63-7. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the majority of demented elders live in less developed regions, and this proportion will increase considerably in the future...
  10. ncbi Decline in blood pressure over time and risk of dementia: a longitudinal study from the Kungsholmen project
    Chengxuan Qiu
    Aging Research Center, Division of Geriatric Epidemiology and Medicine, Department of Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Stroke 35:1810-5. 2004
    ..Low blood pressure has been related to an increased risk of dementia. We sought to verify blood pressure variations before and after a dementia diagnosis and to relate blood pressure decline to subsequent Alzheimer disease and dementia...
  11. ncbi Rethinking the dementia diagnoses in a population-based study: what is Alzheimer's disease and what is vascular dementia?. A study from the kungsholmen project
    Hedda Aguero-Torres
    Aging Research Center ARC, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 22:244-9. 2006
    ..To explore the hypothesis that older adults often are affected by more than one disease, making the differential diagnosis between Alzheimer's disease (AD) and vascular dementia (VaD) difficult...
  12. ncbi Low blood pressure and risk of dementia in the Kungsholmen project: a 6-year follow-up study
    Chengxuan Qiu
    Aging Research Center, Department of Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 60:223-8. 2003
    ..Previous studies have reported a higher prevalence of dementia in persons with low blood pressure...
  13. ncbi Lifetime principal occupation and risk of Alzheimer's disease in the Kungsholmen project
    Chengxuan Qiu
    Aging Research Center, Division of Geriatric Epidemiology and Medicine, Department of Neurotec, Karolinska Institute and the Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Sweden
    Am J Ind Med 43:204-11. 2003
    ..Some studies suggest that manual work is associated with dementia. This study is aimed at identifying the specific occupational categories that may be related to dementia...
  14. ncbi Time spent on informal and formal care giving for persons with dementia in Sweden
    Anders Wimo
    HC Bergsjö, Box 16, S 820 70 Bergsjö, Sweden
    Health Policy 61:255-68. 2002
    ..Some carers do carry a very heavy 24 h responsibility. This aspect of caring must be addressed by the development of well-targeted respite and relief support programmes...
  15. ncbi Cognitive impairment is the major risk factor for development of geriatric syndromes during hospitalization: results from the GIFA study
    Patrizia Mecocci
    Institute of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Perugia, Policlinico Monteluce Padiglione E, Via Brunamonti 51, IT 06122 Perugia, Italy
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 20:262-9. 2005
    ..To detect the main factors associated with the occurrence of specific geriatric syndromes (namely pressure sores, fecal incontinence, urinary incontinence and falls) in elderly patients during hospitalization...
  16. ncbi Dental caries in persons over the age of 80 living in Kungsholmen, Sweden: findings from the KEOHS project
    Douglas E Morse
    New York University College of Dentistry, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, New York 10010, USA
    Community Dent Health 19:262-7. 2002
    ..This paper reports findings regarding the prevalence and severity of dental caries among the dentate participants...
  17. ncbi Prosthetic crowns and other clinical risk indicators of caries among old-old Swedish adults: findings from the KEOHS Project. Kungsholmen Elders Oral Health Study
    Douglas E Morse
    New York University College of Dentistry, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Gerodontology 19:73-9. 2002
    ..This paper explored possible clinical risk indicators of coronal and root caries among the KEOHS subjects...