Ling Han

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cumulative anticholinergic exposure is associated with poor memory and executive function in older men
    Ling Han
    Department of Internal Medicine, Program on Aging, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:2203-10. 2008
  2. pmc Dynamics of functional aging based on latent-class trajectories of activities of daily living
    Ling Han
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:87-92. 2013
  3. pmc Antidepressant use and cognitive functioning in older medical patients with major or minor depression: a prospective cohort study with database linkage
    Ling Han
    Department of Internal Medicine and Program on Aging, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:429-35. 2011
  4. doi request reprint 12-month cognitive outcomes of major and minor depression in older medical patients
    Ling Han
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:742-51. 2008
  5. pmc Comparisons between older men and women in the trajectory and burden of disability over the course of nearly 14 years
    Thomas M Gill
    Yale School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:280-6. 2013
  6. pmc Factors associated with recovery of prehospital function among older persons admitted to a nursing home with disability after an acute hospitalization
    Thomas M Gill
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, Dorothy Adler Geriatric Assessment Center, 20 York Street, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:1296-303. 2009
  7. pmc Risk factors and precipitants of long-term disability in community mobility: a cohort study of older persons
    Thomas M Gill
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06504, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:131-40. 2012
  8. pmc Bath aids and the subsequent development of bathing disability in community-living older persons
    Thomas M Gill
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1757-63. 2007
  9. pmc Trajectories of disability in the last year of life
    Thomas M Gill
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:1173-80. 2010
  10. pmc Functional trajectories in older persons admitted to a nursing home with disability after an acute hospitalization
    Thomas M Gill
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:195-201. 2009

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Cumulative anticholinergic exposure is associated with poor memory and executive function in older men
    Ling Han
    Department of Internal Medicine, Program on Aging, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:2203-10. 2008
    ..To examine the longitudinal relationship between cumulative exposure to anticholinergic medications and memory and executive function in older men...
  2. pmc Dynamics of functional aging based on latent-class trajectories of activities of daily living
    Ling Han
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:87-92. 2013
    ..This study sought to identify and characterize major patterns of functional aging based on activities of daily living (ADL)...
  3. pmc Antidepressant use and cognitive functioning in older medical patients with major or minor depression: a prospective cohort study with database linkage
    Ling Han
    Department of Internal Medicine and Program on Aging, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:429-35. 2011
    ..The objective of this study is to examine this relationship in older medical patients with different depression diagnoses...
  4. doi request reprint 12-month cognitive outcomes of major and minor depression in older medical patients
    Ling Han
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:742-51. 2008
    ..To examine the temporal relationship between depression diagnoses and cognitive function in older medical patients...
  5. pmc Comparisons between older men and women in the trajectory and burden of disability over the course of nearly 14 years
    Thomas M Gill
    Yale School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:280-6. 2013
    ..To more completely evaluate these gender differences, the current study set out to compare the trajectories and burden of disability over an extended period between older men and women...
  6. pmc Factors associated with recovery of prehospital function among older persons admitted to a nursing home with disability after an acute hospitalization
    Thomas M Gill
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, Dorothy Adler Geriatric Assessment Center, 20 York Street, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:1296-303. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to identify the factors associated with recovery of prehospital function among older persons admitted to a nursing home with disability after an acute hospitalization...
  7. pmc Risk factors and precipitants of long-term disability in community mobility: a cohort study of older persons
    Thomas M Gill
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06504, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:131-40. 2012
    ..Relatively little is known about why older persons develop long-term disability in community mobility...
  8. pmc Bath aids and the subsequent development of bathing disability in community-living older persons
    Thomas M Gill
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1757-63. 2007
    ..To determine whether the availability of bath aids may forestall the subsequent development of bathing disability...
  9. pmc Trajectories of disability in the last year of life
    Thomas M Gill
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:1173-80. 2010
    ..Despite the importance of functional status to older persons and their families, little is known about the course of disability at the end of life...
  10. pmc Functional trajectories in older persons admitted to a nursing home with disability after an acute hospitalization
    Thomas M Gill
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:195-201. 2009
    ..To characterize the functional trajectories of older persons admitted to a nursing home with disability after an acute hospitalization...
  11. doi request reprint Anti-hypertensive medications and cardiovascular events in older adults with multiple chronic conditions
    Mary E Tinetti
    Department of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e90733. 2014
    ..Whether these results generalize to all older adults, most of whom have multiple chronic conditions, is uncertain...
  12. ncbi request reprint Bathing disability and the risk of long-term admission to a nursing home
    Thomas M Gill
    Yale University School of Medicine, Dorothy Adler Geriatric Assessment Center, 20 York Street, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:821-5. 2006
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Estimates of active and disabled life expectancy based on different assessment intervals
    Thomas M Gill
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:1013-6. 2005
    ..We performed a prospective cohort study to compare estimates of active and disabled life expectancy based on traditional assessment intervals of 1--2 years with those based on more frequent assessments at 1-month intervals...
  14. doi request reprint Antidepressant use and cognitive deficits in older men: addressing confounding by indications with different methods
    Ling Han
    Yale University Internal Medicine Program on Aging, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:9-16. 2012
    ..Antidepressant use has been associated with cognitive impairment in older persons. We sought to examine whether this association might reflect an indication bias...
  15. ncbi request reprint Predisposing factors and precipitants for bathing disability in older persons
    Thomas M Gill
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:534-40. 2007
    ..To identify potential predisposing factors and precipitants for bathing disability...
  16. pmc The course of delirium in older medical inpatients: a prospective study
    Jane McCusker
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, St Mary s Hospital, McGill University, 3830 Lacombe Avenue, Montreal, Quebec H3T 1M5, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 18:696-704. 2003
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  17. pmc The relationship between intervening hospitalizations and transitions between frailty states
    Thomas M Gill
    Adler Geriatric Assessment Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1238-43. 2011
    ..We performed a prospective longitudinal study to evaluate the relationship between intervening hospitalizations and these transitions...
  18. ncbi request reprint The temporal relationship between depression symptoms and cognitive functioning in older medical patients--prospective or concurrent?
    Ling Han
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:1319-23. 2006
    ..The objective of this study, using repeated measures over a 12-month period, was to examine the short-term temporal relationship between depressive symptoms and cognitive impairment...
  19. ncbi request reprint The relationship between number of medications and weight loss or impaired balance in older adults
    Joseph V Agostini
    Clinical Epidemiology Research Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1719-23. 2004
    ..To examine the relationship between cumulative medication exposure and risk of two common manifestations of adverse drug effects: weight loss and impaired balance...
  20. pmc Association between antihypertensive medication use and non-cardiovascular outcomes in older men
    Joseph V Agostini
    Clinical Epidemiology Research Center 151B, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1661-7. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of statin use on muscle strength, cognition, and depressive symptoms in older adults
    Joseph V Agostini
    Clinical Epidemiology Research Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:420-5. 2007
    ..To determine the relationship between hydroxymethyl glutaryl coenzyme A reductase inhibitor (statin) use and proximal muscle strength, cognition, and depression in older adults...
  22. doi request reprint Effect of β-Blockers on Cardiac and Pulmonary Events and Death in Older Adults With Cardiovascular Disease and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    David S H Lee
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Oregon State University Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR Department of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT
    Med Care 52:S45-51. 2014
    ..Furthermore, medications given for one condition may adversely affect other outcomes. β-Blocker use with coexisting cardiovascular disease (CVD) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is such a situation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Transitions between frailty states among community-living older persons
    Thomas M Gill
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06504, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:418-23. 2006
    ..Little is known about the natural course of frailty. We performed a prospective study to determine the transition rates between frailty states and to evaluate the effect of the preceding frailty state on subsequent frailty transitions...
  24. doi request reprint Epidemiology of restricting fatigue in older adults: the precipitating events project
    Nathalie de Rekeneire
    Section of Geriatrics, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:476-81. 2014
    ..To estimate the rate of restricting fatigue in community-living older adults and to determine whether the rates differ according to age, sex, race, physical frailty, and depression...
  25. ncbi request reprint Modifiable risk factors for nursing home-acquired pneumonia
    Vincent Quagliarello
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8022, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1-6. 2005
    ..This study sought to identify modifiable risk factors for pneumonia in elderly nursing home residents...
  26. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of delirium among elderly medical inpatients with or without dementia
    Martin G Cole
    Departments of Psychiatry, St Mary s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec H3T 1M5, Canada
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 14:167-75. 2002
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  27. pmc Epidemiology of restricting back pain in community-living older persons
    Una E Makris
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:610-4. 2011
    ..To estimate the incidence of back pain leading to restricted activity (restricting back pain) in community-living older persons and to characterize its descriptive epidemiology...