Fati Nourhashemi

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Managing Alzheimer's disease: global care and support program]
    Fati Nourhashemi
    Hôpitaux de Toulouse P B Vellas, 31300 Toulouse
    Rev Prat 55:1903-11. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Special acute care unit for older adults with Alzheimer's disease
    Maria E Soto
    CHU Toulouse, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Toulouse, France
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:215-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint A 2-year follow-up of 233 very mild (CDR 0.5) Alzheimer's disease patients (REAL.FR cohort)
    Fati Nourhashemi
    CHU Toulouse, Hôpital Casselardit, Service de médecine interne et gérontologie clinique, Toulouse, France
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:460-5. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of the impact of a specific care plan in 1120 Alzheimer's patients (PLASA Study) over a two-year period: design and baseline data
    F Nourhashemi
    Hôpital Casselardit, Service de Medecine Interne et de Gerontologie Clinique, 31059 Toulouse, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 12:263-71. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Alzheimer's disease progression in the oldest old compared to younger elderly patient: data from the REAL.FR study
    Fati Nourhashemi
    Gérontopôle Toulouse, France
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:149-55. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Follow-up for Alzheimer patients: European Alzheimer Disease Consortium position paper
    F Nourhashemi
    Gerontopole, Hopitaux de Toulouse, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 14:121-30. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Living alone with Alzheimer's disease: cross-sectional and longitudinal analysis in the REAL.FR Study
    F Nourhashemi
    Service de Medecine Interne et de Gerontologie Clinique, CHU Purpan Casselardit, 170 chemin de Casselardit, F 31300 Toulouse, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 9:117-20. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Weight loss and rapid cognitive decline in community-dwelling patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Maria E Soto
    Alzheimer s Disease Research and Clinical Centre, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Gerontopole, Toulouse University Hospital, Toulouse, France
    J Alzheimers Dis 28:647-54. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Predictive value of rapid decline in mini mental state examination in clinical practice for prognosis in Alzheimer's disease
    Maria E Soto
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Toulouse University Hospital, Toulouse, France
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 26:109-16. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Prognosis of an abnormal one-leg balance in community-dwelling patients with Alzheimer's disease: a 2-year prospective study in 686 patients of the REAL.FR study
    Sandrine Sourdet
    Internal Medicine Service and Gerontology Clinic, Hopital La Grave Casselardit, Toulouse, France
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:407.e1-6. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint [Managing Alzheimer's disease: global care and support program]
    Fati Nourhashemi
    Hôpitaux de Toulouse P B Vellas, 31300 Toulouse
    Rev Prat 55:1903-11. 2005
    ..The primary care practitioner should provide information and education about current level of disease and should talk with the patient and family to establish treatment goals...
  2. ncbi request reprint Special acute care unit for older adults with Alzheimer's disease
    Maria E Soto
    CHU Toulouse, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Toulouse, France
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:215-9. 2008
    ..To describe the cognitive, functional, and nutritional features of patients admitted to a Special Acute Care Unit (SACU) for elderly patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  3. ncbi request reprint A 2-year follow-up of 233 very mild (CDR 0.5) Alzheimer's disease patients (REAL.FR cohort)
    Fati Nourhashemi
    CHU Toulouse, Hôpital Casselardit, Service de médecine interne et gérontologie clinique, Toulouse, France
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:460-5. 2008
    ..The primary objective of our study was to examine the evolution of AD in individuals with very mild AD (CDR 0.5) across a 2-year follow up...
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of the impact of a specific care plan in 1120 Alzheimer's patients (PLASA Study) over a two-year period: design and baseline data
    F Nourhashemi
    Hôpital Casselardit, Service de Medecine Interne et de Gerontologie Clinique, 31059 Toulouse, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 12:263-71. 2008
    ..The study is designed to evaluate the effect of PLASA in AD primarily looking at change in functional capacity...
  5. doi request reprint Alzheimer's disease progression in the oldest old compared to younger elderly patient: data from the REAL.FR study
    Fati Nourhashemi
    Gérontopôle Toulouse, France
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:149-55. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to describe the progression of Alzheimer's disease (AD) in the oldest old (>or=85 years) and to compare it with the younger elderly...
  6. ncbi request reprint Follow-up for Alzheimer patients: European Alzheimer Disease Consortium position paper
    F Nourhashemi
    Gerontopole, Hopitaux de Toulouse, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 14:121-30. 2010
    ..The aim of this article is to discuss available care strategies once the AD diagnosis has been made and to propose a follow-up plan as standard of care at a European level...
  7. ncbi request reprint Living alone with Alzheimer's disease: cross-sectional and longitudinal analysis in the REAL.FR Study
    F Nourhashemi
    Service de Medecine Interne et de Gerontologie Clinique, CHU Purpan Casselardit, 170 chemin de Casselardit, F 31300 Toulouse, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 9:117-20. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the characteristics of Alzheimer's disease (AD) patients living alone and to describe the rate of cognitive and functional impairment after a one-year follow-up...
  8. doi request reprint Weight loss and rapid cognitive decline in community-dwelling patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Maria E Soto
    Alzheimer s Disease Research and Clinical Centre, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Gerontopole, Toulouse University Hospital, Toulouse, France
    J Alzheimers Dis 28:647-54. 2012
    ..50, 95% CI = 1.04-2.17). In conclusion, weight loss predicted RCD in this cohort. Whether the prevention of weight loss (by improving nutritional status) impacts cognitive decline remains an open question...
  9. doi request reprint Predictive value of rapid decline in mini mental state examination in clinical practice for prognosis in Alzheimer's disease
    Maria E Soto
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Toulouse University Hospital, Toulouse, France
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 26:109-16. 2008
    ..Given the poorer prognosis of Alzheimer's disease (AD) patients with rapid cognitive decline (RCD), there is a need for a clinical assessment tool to detect these patients...
  10. doi request reprint Prognosis of an abnormal one-leg balance in community-dwelling patients with Alzheimer's disease: a 2-year prospective study in 686 patients of the REAL.FR study
    Sandrine Sourdet
    Internal Medicine Service and Gerontology Clinic, Hopital La Grave Casselardit, Toulouse, France
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:407.e1-6. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the predictive value of an abnormal one-leg balance (OLB) test for functional decline, nursing home admission, and mortality in community-dwelling patients affected with Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  11. doi request reprint Prognosis of Alzheimer's disease today: a two-year prospective study in 686 patients from the REAL-FR Study
    Frederic Cortes
    Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Gerontology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Purpan Casselardit, Toulouse, France
    Alzheimers Dement 4:22-9. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to describe the long-term evolution of Alzheimer's disease (AD) in a prospective cohort of patients under treatment with a close follow-up...
  12. doi request reprint Long-term progression of Alzheimer's disease in patients under antidementia drugs
    Sophie Gillette-Guyonnet
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Purpan University Hospital, Gerontopole Toulouse University Hospital, France
    Alzheimers Dement 7:579-92. 2011
    ..Data regarding the long-term disease progression outside of therapeutic trials are lacking. We examined the effects of standard of care for AD patients on the prognosis of the disease in a real-life study over a 4-year period...
  13. ncbi request reprint Wandering behavior and Alzheimer disease. The REAL.FR prospective study
    Yves Rolland
    Service de Medecine Interne et de Gerontologie Clinique, Pavillon Junot, Hopital La Grave Casselardit, 170 avenue de Casselardit, Toulouse, France
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 21:31-8. 2007
    ..Risk for undernutrition and death are not increased in wanderers. Their higher risk of ADL disabilities and institutionalization are partly explained by their baseline characteristics...
  14. doi request reprint An abnormal "one-leg balance" test predicts cognitive decline during Alzheimer's disease
    Yves Rolland
    INSERM, U558, Toulouse, France
    J Alzheimers Dis 16:525-31. 2009
    ..8 (0.3) points at two years (p < 0.001). An abnormal one-leg balance test is a marker of more advanced dementia and predicts a higher rate of cognitive decline...
  15. doi request reprint Improving care of older adults with dementia: description of 6299 hospitalizations over 11 years in a special acute care unit
    Maria E Soto
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Gérontopôle de Toulouse, Toulouse University Hospital, Toulouse, France
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:486.e1-6. 2012
    ..To describe hospitalizations in a Special Acute Care inpatient Unit for older adults with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and other related disorders...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sarcopenia, calf circumference, and physical function of elderly women: a cross-sectional study
    Yves Rolland
    Internal Medicine Service and Gerontology Clinic, Hopital La Grave Casselardit, Toulouse, France
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1120-4. 2003
    ..To determine whether calf circumference (CC), related to appendicular skeletal muscle mass, can be used as a measure of sarcopenia and is related to physical function...
  17. doi request reprint Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and Alzheimer's disease progression in older adults: results from the Réseau sur la Maladie d'Alzheimer Français cohort
    Maria E Soto
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Gerontopole, CHU Toulouse University Hospital, Toulouse, France INSERM, UMR1027, Toulouse, France
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:1482-8. 2013
    ..To assess whether angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor (ACE-I) treatment is associated with less cognitive decline in older adults with Alzheimer's disease (AD) than in those using other hypertensive or no drugs...
  18. doi request reprint Antidepressant use in Alzheimer's disease patients: results of the REAL.FR cohort
    Christophe Arbus
    Paul Sabatier University, Department of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology, Purpan Casselardit Hospital, Toulouse, France
    Int Psychogeriatr 22:120-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this survey was to assess the prevalence of antidepressant use in AD and to identify the clinical factors associated with antidepressant prescription...
  19. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for functional decline and institutionalisation among community-dwelling older adults with mild to severe Alzheimer's disease: one year of follow-up
    Maria E Soto
    Médicine Interne et Gériatrie, CHU Purpan Casselardit, Toulouse, Midi Pirinées, France
    Age Ageing 35:308-10. 2006
  20. pmc Effectiveness of a specific care plan in patients with Alzheimer's disease: cluster randomised trial (PLASA study)
    Fati Nourhashemi
    Gerontopole, CMRR, Toulouse, France
    BMJ 340:c2466. 2010
    ..To test the effectiveness of a comprehensive specific care plan in decreasing the rate of functional decline in patients with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease compared with usual care in memory clinics...
  21. ncbi request reprint Comparison of bone mineral density and body composition measurements in women obtained from two DXA instruments
    Sophie Gillette-Guyonnet
    Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Gerontology Pr JL Albarède, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Purpan Casselardit, 170 avenue de Casselardit, F 31300 Toulouse, France
    Mech Ageing Dev 124:317-21. 2003
    ..However, due to the bone mineral inter-machine differences, comparisons of DXA measurements from different machines should be interpreted with caution...
  22. doi request reprint Predictive factors of attrition in a cohort of Alzheimer disease patients. The REAL.FR study
    Nicola Coley
    INSERM, U558, University of Toulouse III, Toulouse, France
    Neuroepidemiology 31:69-79. 2008
    ..Attrition, i.e. patient dropout, can threaten the validity of results in longitudinal studies. The aim of this study was to identify patient and caregiver factors predictive of attrition in a cohort of Alzheimer disease (AD) patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Is there a relationship between fat-free soft tissue mass and low cognitive function? Results from a study of 7,105 women
    Fati Nourhashemi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gerontology Clinic, CHU Purpan Casselardit, Toulouse, France
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1796-801. 2002
    ..To test the hypothesis that low fat-free soft tissue mass and cognitive impairment are independently associated...
  24. ncbi request reprint Body composition in French women 75+ years of age: the EPIDOS study
    Sophie Gillette-Guyonnet
    Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Gerontology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Purpan Casselardit, 170 avenue de Casselardit, F 31300 Toulouse, France
    Mech Ageing Dev 124:311-6. 2003
    ..There are presently no published data on age-related changes in body composition in French individuals older than 65 or 80 years. This paper presents a cross-sectional study of 7518 community-residing French women older than 75 years...
  25. ncbi request reprint Association of Alzheimer's disease onset with ginkgo biloba and other symptomatic cognitive treatments in a population of women aged 75 years and older from the EPIDOS study
    Sandrine Andrieu
    Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Gerontology, Acute Unit for Alzheimer s Patients, Toulouse, France
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:372-7. 2003
    ..The potential association between use of C4A treatments, in particular EGb 761 (standardized Ginkgo biloba extracts), and dementia of the Alzheimer type was investigated...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cognitive function and caregiver burden: predictive factors for eating behaviour disorders in Alzheimer's disease
    Stéphanie Rivière
    Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Gerontology, Hopital La Grave Casselardit, Toulouse, France
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:950-5. 2002
    ..These behaviours lead to weight loss and frequently to physicians using tube feeding. Little is known about factors correlated with feeding difficulties during AD...
  27. doi request reprint A follow-up intervention in severely demented patients after discharge from a special Alzheimer acute care unit: impact on early emergency room re-hospitalization rate
    Hélène Villars
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Toulouse University Hospital, Toulouse, France
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 28:1131-40. 2013
    ..Emergency room (ER) re-hospitalizations are prevalent in severe Alzheimer's disease affected older patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Family history of dementia does not influence the progression of Alzheimer's disease at two years: results from the REAL.FR Study
    Frederic Cortes
    Service de médecine interne et gérontologie clinique, Toulouse, France
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 21:131-6. 2006
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  29. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease risk factors and progression of Alzheimer's disease
    Gabor Abellan van Kan
    INSERM U558, Department of Geriatric Medicine, CHU Toulouse, Toulouse, France
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:240-6. 2009
    ..To assess if cardiovascular disease risk factors (CVDRF) are predictive factors for poorer evolution of Alzheimer's disease (AD) patients in terms of cognitive decline...
  30. doi request reprint Assessing Alzheimer's disease patients' quality of life: Discrepancies between patient and caregiver perspectives
    Sandrine Andrieu
    Inserm Toulouse University UMR1027, Toulouse, France CHU Toulouse, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Toulouse, France Electronic address
    Alzheimers Dement 12:427-37. 2016
    ..Quality of life (QOL) is an important dimension to consider in Alzheimer's disease (AD), but few large-scale studies have analyzed self and caregiver reports of patient QOL...
  31. doi request reprint Living Alone with Alzheimer's Disease and the Risk of Adverse Outcomes: Results from the Plan de Soin et d'Aide dans la maladie d'Alzheimer Study
    Maria Soto
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Gerontopole, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire ToulouseToulouse University Hospital, Toulouse, France INSERM UMR 1027, Toulouse, France Université Toulouse III, Toulouse, France
    J Am Geriatr Soc 63:651-8. 2015
    ..To examine whether living alone predicted hospitalizations, nursing home admission, weight loss, and death in individuals with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease (AD) over 2 years of follow-up...
  32. doi request reprint Patterns of dementia treatment use in assisted living facilities: a cross-sectional study of 1975 demented residents
    Nadège Barro-Belaygues
    Gérontopôle de Toulouse, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Toulouse University Hospital, Toulouse, France
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 12:648-54. 2011
    ..To report the associated factors with the nonuse of cholinesterase-inhibitors and memantine in residents from assisted living (AL) facilities suffering from dementia...
  33. doi request reprint Nutritional status is associated with disease progression in very mild Alzheimer disease
    Pierre Jean Ousset
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gerontology, Alzheimer Disease Center, CHU Purpan Casselardit, Toulouse, France
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 22:66-71. 2008
    ..Nutritional assessment should therefore form part of clinical evaluation of patients with AD at an early stage of the disease...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Clinical aspects of Alzheimer disease]
    Maria Soto
    Service de Medecine Interne et de Gerontologie Clinique, CHU Purpan Casselardit, Toulouse 31
    Presse Med 36:1491-9. 2007
    ..Its progressive nature and potential complications underline the need for multidisciplinary management for patients and their families, with regular medical follow-up...
  35. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors of acute hospitalization in 134 patients with Alzheimer's disease: a one year prospective study
    Sandrine Andrieu
    Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Gerontology, Acute Unit for Alzheimer s Patients, Toulouse, France
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:422-6. 2002
    ..To evaluate the frequency of and determine predictive factors for acute hospitalization in a prospective study of patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Specific care plan in different stages of Alzheimer's disease]
    Christophe Hein
    Gerontopole, Service de médecine interne gériatrique, CHU de Toulouse, Hôpital Casselardit, 31300 Toulouse
    Rev Prat 61:931-6. 2011
    ..However, the practical aspects of the follow-up and the ways in which those can be improved are yet to be defined...
  37. doi request reprint Preventable Iatrogenic Disability in Elderly Patients During Hospitalization
    Sandrine Sourdet
    Gerontopole, Hopital La Grave Casselardit, Toulouse, France Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 16:674-81. 2015
    ..Our objective was to determine the frequency, causes, and the preventability of disability induced by the processes of care or "iatrogenic disability."..
  38. ncbi request reprint Outcome of Alzheimer's disease: potential impact of cholinesterase inhibitors
    Sophie Gillette-Guyonnet
    Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Gerontology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire La Grave Casselardit, 170 avenue de Casselardit, TSA40031, 31059 Toulouse Cedex 9, France
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:516-20. 2006
    ..This study aims to investigate the effect of CEIs on three clinically relevant domains (rapid cognitive decline, institutionalization, and weight loss) in patients with Alzheimer's disease...
  39. doi request reprint Chronic Inflammation: Accelerator of Biological Aging
    Bertrand Fougère
    Gerontopole, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Toulouse, Toulouse, France
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci . 2016
    ..This review will cover the identification of pathways that control age-related inflammation across multiple systems and its potential causal role in contributing to adverse health outcomes...
  40. doi request reprint Impact of a therapeutic educational program on quality of life in Alzheimer's disease: results of a pilot study
    Hélène Villars
    Toulouse University Hospital, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Toulouse, France
    J Alzheimers Dis 43:167-76. 2015
    ..Therapeutic patient education is expanding in the field of Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  41. doi request reprint Implementing Assessment of Cognitive Function and Frailty Into Primary Care: Data From Frailty and Alzheimer disease prevention into Primary care (FAP) Study Pilot
    Bertrand Fougère
    Gerontopole, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Toulouse, Toulouse, France Inserm UMR1027, Université de Toulouse III Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc . 2016
    ..In this article, we describe the organization, details of the evaluation, and provide the main characteristics of the first 200 patients assessed over a 6-month period...
  42. doi request reprint Development and Implementation of the Advanced Practice Nurse Worldwide With an Interest in Geriatric Care
    Bertrand Fougère
    Gerontopole, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Toulouse, Toulouse, France Inserm UMR1027, Université de Toulouse III Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 17:782-8. 2016
    ..Then, we examine the main factors that have hindered the development of APN roles. Finally, we explain the need for advanced practice roles in geriatrics. ..
  43. doi request reprint Impact of polypharmacy on occurrence of delirium in elderly emergency patients
    Christophe Hein
    Gerontopole, Service de médecine interne gériatrique, CHU Toulouse Hôpital Casselardit, Toulouse, France Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 15:850.e11-5. 2014
    ..To examine associations between polypharmacy and delirium diagnosed in elderly patients hospitalized in geriatric acute care unit after emergency hospital admission...
  44. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life after transcatheter aortic valve implantation in elderly patients with severe aortic stenosis
    Sophie Elmalem
    Gerontopole, Service de Médecine Interne Gériatrique du Pr B Vellas, CHU Toulouse Hôpital Casselardit, Toulouse, France Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 15:201-6. 2014
    ..Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) has become an appropriate alternative to surgery for elderly patients with high surgical risk, and it results in improved survival in this population...
  45. ncbi request reprint The REAL.FR research program on Alzheimer's disease and its management: methods and preliminary results
    S Gillette-Guyonnet
    Service de médecine interne et gérontologie clinique, Pavillon Junod, 170 avenue de Casselardit, 31300 Toulouse France
    J Nutr Health Aging 7:91-6. 2003
    ..The satisfactory participation of patients and their families in the later evaluations which have already been carried out also seem promising for the continuation of follow-up...
  46. ncbi request reprint Nutritional factors and Alzheimer's disease
    W Reynish
    Department of Clinical Gerontology and Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Toulouse, France
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M675-80. 2001
    ..More research is needed on the role of nutrition in the ongoing development of cognitive changes in AD...
  47. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors for rapid loss on the mini-mental state examination in Alzheimer's disease
    C Dumont
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Hopitaux St Joseph Ste Therese IMTR, Gilly, Belgium
    J Nutr Health Aging 9:163-7. 2005
    ..To seek predictors of rapid loss of cognition and to evaluate their frequency in a prospective study of patients suffering from Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  48. ncbi request reprint A nutritional education program could prevent weight loss and slow cognitive decline in Alzheimer's disease
    S Riviere
    Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Gerontology, Hopital La Grave Casselardit, Toulouse, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 5:295-9. 2001
    ..Weight loss is a common problem in patients with Alzheimer's Disease (AD). It is a predictive factor of mortality and it decreases patients' and caregivers' quality of life...
  49. ncbi request reprint Recent data on the natural history of Alzheimer's disease: results from the REAL.FR Study
    F Cortes
    Service de médecine interne et gérontologie clinique, Pavillon JP Junod, 170 avenue de Casselardit, 31300 Toulouse cedex 9, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 9:86-93. 2005
    ..This paper aims to present the changes observed in the evolution of Alzheimer's disease (AD) in the cohort REAL.FR after one year by taking account new treatments and improved management...
  50. ncbi request reprint Changes in informal care over one year for elderly persons with Alzheimer's disease
    S Andrieu
    Unité INSERM U558, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Toulouse, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 9:121-6. 2005
    ..Informal caregivers play a major role in all types of assistance for elderly persons with Alzheimer's disease but few longitudinal studies reports change in this role over time...
  51. ncbi request reprint Consensus statement on dementia of Alzheimer type in the severe stage
    B Vellas
    J Nutr Health Aging 9:330-8. 2005
  52. ncbi request reprint [Consensus statement on severe dementia]
    B Vellas
    CHU Casselardit, Toulouse
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 161:868-77. 2005
    ..Resource allocation and proximity care have to be targeted. Research areas necessary to improve the care of patients with severe dementia has been selected...
  53. ncbi request reprint [Consensus statement on severe dementia]
    B Vellas
    CHU Casselardit, secteur A gériatrie, Toulouse
    Presse Med 34:1545-55. 2005
    ..The group also stressed the importance of clinical research to improve knowledge of disease course and assess management strategies and recommended specific area for research...
  54. ncbi request reprint IANA task force on nutrition and cognitive decline with aging
    S Gillette Guyonnet
    Service de Medecine Interne et de Gerontologie Clinique, Pavillon J P Junod, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire La Grave Casselardit, Toulouse Cedex 9, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 11:132-52. 2007
    ..These studies must control for the greatest number of known confounding factors and take into account the impact of the standard social determinants of food habits, such as the regional cultures, social status, and educational level...
  55. ncbi request reprint [Alzheimer's disease and syndromes related to the severe stage]
    H Villars
    Service de medecine interne geriatrique et gerontologie clinique, Gerontopole, CHU Toulouse, Hopital Purpan Casselardit, Toulouse
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 164:F98-106. 2008
  56. ncbi request reprint [RS3PE syndrome: an acute edematous polyarthritis of the elderly with variable prognosis]
    O Beyne-Rauzy
    , CHU, Pavillon Junod, 170, avenue de Casselardit, 31300 Toulouse
    Ann Med Interne (Paris) 152:276-8. 2001
    ..Actually, the use of the term RS3PE syndrome should be restricted to cases with a favorable outcome. Definitive diagnosis thus cannot be reached before complete recovery...
  57. ncbi request reprint Rational for a minimum data set for clinical trials with geriatric patients
    F Keime-Guibert
    Institut de Recherches Internationales Servier, I R I S, Courbevoie, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 11:273-7. 2007
  58. ncbi request reprint IANA (International Academy on Nutrition and Aging) Expert Group: weight loss and Alzheimer's disease
    S Gillette Guyonnet
    J Nutr Health Aging 11:38-48. 2007
    ..We will consider four points: the natural history of weight loss, its known etiological factors, its consequences and the various management options...