E C Hadley
Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
- Exceptional survival in human populations: National Institute on Aging perspectives and programsEvan C Hadley
Geriatrics and Clinical Gerontology Program, National Institute on Aging, NIH, Gateway Building, Suite 3C307, 7201 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20892 9205, USA
Mech Ageing Dev 126:231-4. 2005..This article describes NIA's activities regarding one important aspect of research on longevity and related phenotypes: exceptional survival phenotypes in humans, including exceptional longevity, health span, and active life expectancy...
- The lifestyle interventions and independence for elders (LIFE) pilot study: design and methodsW Jack Rejeski
Department of HES, Box 7868, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
Contemp Clin Trials 26:141-54. 2005..Other goals of this pilot phase include assessments of health-related quality of life and cost-effectiveness...
- From bedside to bench: research agenda for frailtyLinda P Fried
Center on Aging and Health and Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA corrected
Sci Aging Knowledge Environ 2005:pe24. 2005..This article summarizes the central theoretical observations on frailty and research needs and opportunities presented and discussed at this conference, and lays out an agenda for future research on frailty...
- Research agenda for frailty in older adults: toward a better understanding of physiology and etiology: summary from the American Geriatrics Society/National Institute on Aging Research Conference on Frailty in Older AdultsJeremy Walston
Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 5505 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 54:991-1001. 2006..This meeting and subsequent article were not meant to be a comprehensive review of frailty research; instead, they were and are meant to provide a more-targeted research agenda-setting process...
- Physical activity in prefrail older adults: confidence and satisfaction related to physical functionW Jack Rejeski
Department of Health and Exercise Science, Box 7868, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:P19-26. 2008..This is an important finding in light of the importance of these process variables in behavior change and quality of life...
- A 2-Year Randomized Controlled Trial of Human Caloric Restriction: Feasibility and Effects on Predictors of Health Span and LongevityEric Ravussin
Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 70:1097-104. 2015..Caloric restriction (CR), energy intake reduced below ad libitum (AL) intake, increases life span in many species. The implications for humans can be clarified by randomized controlled trials of CR...
- The future of aging therapiesEvan C Hadley
National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
Cell 120:557-67. 2005....
- A family longevity selection score: ranking sibships by their longevity, size, and availability for studyPaola Sebastiani
Gateway Building, MSC 9205, National Institute on Aging, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 9205, USA
Am J Epidemiol 170:1555-62. 2009..The first component of the FLoSS also provides a conceptually sound survival measure to characterize exceptional longevity in individuals or families in various types of studies and correlates well with later-observed longevity...