S Maggi

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Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi The quality of bone: a "magic natural alloy"
    Stefania Maggi
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Center on Aging, Padova, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 16:3-9. 2004
  2. ncbi Metabolic syndrome, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease in an elderly Caucasian cohort: the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    Stefania Maggi
    National Research Council, Aging Branch, Institute of Neuroscience, Padova, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:505-10. 2006
  3. ncbi Quantitative heel ultrasound in a population-based study in Italy and its relationship with fracture history: the ESOPO study
    S Maggi
    CNR Aging Branch, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 17:237-44. 2006
  4. ncbi Physical disability among older Italians with diabetes. The ILSA study
    S Maggi
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Center on Aging, c o Clinica Medica 1 o, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Diabetologia 47:1957-62. 2004
  5. doi Alcohol consumption and cardiovascular risk factors in older lifelong wine drinkers: the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    E Perissinotto
    Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:647-55. 2010
  6. doi The metabolic syndrome, incidence of diabetes and mortality among the elderly: the Italian Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    M Noale
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, Padua, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 38:135-41. 2012
  7. doi Alcohol consumption and metabolic syndrome in the elderly: results from the Italian longitudinal study on aging
    A Buja
    Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:297-307. 2010
  8. ncbi Validity of the ATP III diagnostic criteria for the metabolic syndrome in an elderly Italian Caucasian population: the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    Stefania Maggi
    National Research Council, Aging Branch, Institute of Neuroscience, Padova, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 197:877-82. 2008
  9. doi Diabetes as a risk factor for cognitive decline in older patients
    S Maggi
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Aging Section, Padua, Italy
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:24-33. 2009
  10. ncbi High plasma insulin and lipids profile in older individuals: the Italian longitudinal study on aging
    S Maggi
    National Research Council Center on Aging, University of Padua, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M236-42. 2001

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  1. ncbi The quality of bone: a "magic natural alloy"
    Stefania Maggi
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Center on Aging, Padova, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 16:3-9. 2004
  2. ncbi Metabolic syndrome, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease in an elderly Caucasian cohort: the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    Stefania Maggi
    National Research Council, Aging Branch, Institute of Neuroscience, Padova, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:505-10. 2006
    ..In spite of its high frequency and strong association with morbidity and mortality in the adult population, little is known about its magnitude in elderly persons...
  3. ncbi Quantitative heel ultrasound in a population-based study in Italy and its relationship with fracture history: the ESOPO study
    S Maggi
    CNR Aging Branch, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 17:237-44. 2006
    ..These results confirm the suitability of US measurements as a tool for detecting individuals at risk of fractures...
  4. ncbi Physical disability among older Italians with diabetes. The ILSA study
    S Maggi
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Center on Aging, c o Clinica Medica 1 o, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Diabetologia 47:1957-62. 2004
    ..We studied the role of diabetic complications and comorbidity in the association between diabetes and disability in the elderly...
  5. doi Alcohol consumption and cardiovascular risk factors in older lifelong wine drinkers: the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    E Perissinotto
    Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:647-55. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association between different levels of current alcohol consumption and cardiovascular risk factors in a representative sample of elderly Italian men, mainly wine drinkers...
  6. doi The metabolic syndrome, incidence of diabetes and mortality among the elderly: the Italian Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    M Noale
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, Padua, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 38:135-41. 2012
    ..To investigate whether or not the metabolic syndrome (MetS) can predict the incidence of diabetes and all-cause mortality among elderly subjects...
  7. doi Alcohol consumption and metabolic syndrome in the elderly: results from the Italian longitudinal study on aging
    A Buja
    Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:297-307. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the association between alcohol consumption and the prevalence and incidence of MS, as well as its components in a large sample of Italian elderly people...
  8. ncbi Validity of the ATP III diagnostic criteria for the metabolic syndrome in an elderly Italian Caucasian population: the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    Stefania Maggi
    National Research Council, Aging Branch, Institute of Neuroscience, Padova, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 197:877-82. 2008
    ..Small adjustments in the cut off levels could be suggested for glycaemia (men) and in blood pressure (men and women)...
  9. doi Diabetes as a risk factor for cognitive decline in older patients
    S Maggi
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Aging Section, Padua, Italy
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:24-33. 2009
    ..To assess the role of type 2 diabetes as a risk factor for cognitive decline among elderly people...
  10. ncbi High plasma insulin and lipids profile in older individuals: the Italian longitudinal study on aging
    S Maggi
    National Research Council Center on Aging, University of Padua, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M236-42. 2001
    ..This study investigates the relationships of fasting plasma insulin and selected metabolic and biological risk factors in an aged population...
  11. doi Osteoporosis risk in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: the EOLO study
    S Maggi
    CNR Aging Branch, Institute of Neuroscience, Padua, Italy
    J Clin Densitom 12:345-52. 2009
    ..In COPD patients the risk of osteoporosis is high, in particular at severe stages of the disease, but seems to be due to traditional risk factors, such as older age, female gender, low BMI, history of smoking and fractures, GC treatment...
  12. doi Lipid risk factors among elderly with normal fasting glucose, impaired fasting glucose and type 2 diabetes mellitus. The Italian longitudinal study on aging
    M Noale
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Padova, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 23:220-6. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the relationship among plasma lipids, lipoproteins, other metabolic factors in the three groups, and their role in predicting total fatal events...
  13. ncbi Quantitative ultrasound calcaneous measurements: normative data for the Italian population. the ESOPO study
    S Maggi
    CNR Aging Branch, IN, University of Padua, Italy
    J Clin Densitom 10:340-6. 2007
    ..0% in BUA, 0.8% in SOS, and 9.1% in SI from 60 to 79 yr were detected for females, whereas no significant changes with age in males were observed. Our data show lower QUS values for women, and a decline at a greater rate than in men...
  14. doi A multicenter survey on profile of care for hip fracture: predictors of mortality and disability
    S Maggi
    Leonardo Foundation Abano Terme, Section on Aging, Padova, Institute of Neuroscience, CNR, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 21:223-31. 2010
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  15. ncbi Atherosclerotic risk factors and renal function in the elderly: the role of hyperfibrinogenaemia and smoking. Results from the Italian Longitudinal Study on Ageing (ILSA)
    B Baggio
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Division of Nephrology, University of Padua, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:114-23. 2005
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  16. ncbi Prevalence rate of urinary incontinence in community-dwelling elderly individuals: the Veneto study
    S Maggi
    Center on Aging, National Research Council, Padova, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M14-8. 2001
    ..The objectives of the present work were to estimate the prevalence of UI in a community-based population of elderly Italians and to determine the associated physical, social, and psychological factors...
  17. ncbi Dementia and disability: impact on mortality. The Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    M Noale
    CNR Center on Aging of the Italian National Research Council, Clinica Medica 1o, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, I 35128 Padua, Italy
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 16:7-14. 2003
    ..68, CI = 0.43-1.08) and dementia (HR 2.07, CI = 1.62-2.66). These data provide evidence that dementia per se, independently from physical disability, is a strong predictor of death in the elderly...
  18. ncbi Osteoporosis and body composition
    G Crepaldi
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Aging Section, University of Padua, 35128 Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 30:42-7. 2007
    ..The overall effect of leptin on bone results from a balance between negative central effects and positive direct peripheral effects, according to serum leptin levels...
  19. ncbi An adequate threshold for body mass index to detect underweight condition in elderly persons: the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging (ILSA)
    Giuseppe Sergi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Division of Geriatrics, University of Padua, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:866-71. 2005
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  20. doi The METABOLIC Study: multidimensional assessment of health and functional status in older patients with type 2 diabetes taking oral antidiabetic treatment
    S Maggi
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Aging Branch, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 39:236-43. 2013
    ..The objective of the METABOLIC Study was to evaluate overall health status, with particular focus on assessment of functional status of older patients taking oral antidiabetic drug (OAD) treatment...
  21. ncbi Osteoporosis among Italian women at risk: the OSTEOLAB study
    M Noale
    Institute of Neuroscience, Aging Branch, Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    J Nutr Health Aging 16:529-33. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to identify women at high risk of having osteoporosis according to the clinical judgment of their General Practitioners, but without a previous diagnosis of osteoporosis...
  22. doi Effect of magnesium supplementation on glucose metabolism in people with or at risk of diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis of double-blind randomized controlled trials
    N Veronese
    Department of Medicine, DIMED, Geriatrics Section, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Clin Nutr 70:1354-1359. 2016
    ..17 to 0.03; I2=88%). Mg supplementation appears to have a beneficial role and improves glucose parameters in people with diabetes and also improves insulin-sensitivity parameters in those at high risk of diabetes...
  23. ncbi Epidemiologic link between osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease
    G Crepaldi
    CNR Aging Section, Institute of Neuroscience, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:2-5. 2009
    ..Dyslipidemia, oxidative stress, inflammation, hyperhomocystinemia are associated to bone remodeling impairment and to the atherosclerotic process and might explain, in part, the co-existence of osteoporosis and CVD...
  24. ncbi Dietary intake and nutritional status in Italian elderly subjects
    E M Inelmen
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Via Giustiniani, 2 35128 Padova Italy
    J Nutr Health Aging 4:91-101. 2000
    ..If we analyse the composition of the diet consumed, we can remark the characteristics of a typical Mediterranean diet. We conclude that the general nutritional status of our sample was fairly good...
  25. ncbi Predicting mortality in older patients. The VELCA Study
    Nadia Minicuci
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Clinical Section on Aging, Padova, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 15:328-35. 2003
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  26. ncbi Lower extremity motor performance and body mass index in elderly people: the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    Giuseppe Sergi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Division of Geriatrics, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:2023-9. 2007
    ..To test the association between body mass index (BMI) and lower extremity motor performance in elderly people...
  27. ncbi Components of the metabolic syndrome and incidence of diabetes in elderly Italians: the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    Marianna Noale
    National Research Council, Institute of Neuroscience, Padova Aging Unit, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 187:385-92. 2006
    ..33-3.17, respectively). This study confirms that the metabolic syndrome (MetS) does not recognize one single underlying factor in an elderly cohort and that the obesity factor is a strong predictor of development of new onset diabetes...
  28. ncbi Prevalence rate and correlates of depressive symptoms in older individuals: the Veneto Study
    Nadia Minicuci
    Center on Aging, National Research Council, Padova, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M155-61. 2002
    ..Depressive symptoms (DS) are very common in elders, particularly among women, and their prevalence rates vary widely across countries...
  29. ncbi Diabetes and osteoporosis
    Alois Saller
    Aging Section, CNR Institute of Neuroscience, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 20:280-9. 2008
    ..Thus, sarcopenia, a reduction in muscle mass and muscle strength, is considered one of the main determinants of bone fragility. The aim of this review is to examine the occurrence of osteoporosis in type 1 and type 2 diabetes...
  30. ncbi Predictors of transitions in vitality: the italian longitudinal study on aging
    Nadia Minicuci
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Section of Padova Aging, c o Clinica Medica 1, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:566-73. 2005
    ..Interventions are warranted to reduce social inequalities, promote adequate body weight, and prevent and treat depressive symptoms...
  31. ncbi Predictors of mortality: an international comparison of socio-demographic and health characteristics from six longitudinal studies on aging: the CLESA project
    Marianna Noale
    National Research Council, Institute of Neuroscience, Aging Unit, Padova, Italy
    Exp Gerontol 40:89-99. 2005
    ..Our objective is to determine the differential impact of socio-demographic variables, selected diseases, health habits and disability on all-cause mortality, among older people living in five European countries and Israel...
  32. ncbi Functional limitations of upper limbs in older diabetic individuals. The Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    Paola Siviero
    CNR Aging Section, Institute of Neuroscience, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 21:458-62. 2009
    ..This study aimed at assessing the prevalence rate of symptoms of shoulder osteoarthritis in diabetic subjects and their possible associations, as part of the prospective study called ILSA (Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging)...
  33. ncbi Helicobacter pylori infection diagnosis in hospitalised elderly patients: the stool antigen test (HpSA) in comparison with other methods
    Emine Meral Inelmen
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 16:349-55. 2004
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of the HpSA test, and the interference of drugs (acid suppression, antibiotics) on test performance...
  34. ncbi Cross-national determinants of quality of life from six longitudinal studies on aging: the CLESA project
    Nadia Minicuci
    National Research Council, Institute of Neuroscience, Aging Unit, Padova, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 15:187-202. 2003
    ..The design of each study is briefly introduced and the methodology leading to the harmonization of the common variables is described...
  35. ncbi Sarcopenia and osteoporosis: A hazardous duet
    G Crepaldi
    University of Padua, CNR Center on Aging, Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:66-8. 2005
    ..Mechanisms being studied include physical inactivity, oxidative stress, chronic inflammation and general changes in body composition...
  36. ncbi Depressive symptoms and development of coronary heart disease events: the Italian longitudinal study on aging
    Chiara Marzari
    National Research Council, Aging Branch, Institute of Neuroscience, Padova, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:85-92. 2005
    ....
  37. doi Performance of the Multidimensional Geriatric Assessment and Multidimensional Prognostic Index in predicting negative outcomes in older adults with cancer
    V Giantin
    Department of Medical Sciences, Geriatric Clinic, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) . 2016
    ..160 patients ≥70 years old with locally-advanced or metastatic solid cancers consecutively joining our Geriatric Oncology Program were administered a Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment to calculate their MGA and MPI scores...
  38. doi Vitamin K, bone fractures, and vascular calcifications in chronic kidney disease: an important but poorly studied relationship
    M Fusaro
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Clinica Medica 1, University of Padua, Policlinico IV piano, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 34:317-23. 2011
    ..This analysis could be of help in planning investigations of Vitamin K status and its possible supplementation in CKD patients to avert fragility fractures and VC...
  39. doi Vaccination and healthy aging
    Stefania Maggi
    CNR Aging Section Institute of Neuroscience, Padova, Italy
    Expert Rev Vaccines 9:3-6. 2010
    ..Vaccination of the adult population needs to be a key component of a healthy aging strategy, since there is already convincing evidence that this approach can have an important impact on morbidity, mortality and quality of life...
  40. doi Inverse relationship between body mass index and mortality in older nursing home residents: a meta-analysis of 19,538 elderly subjects
    N Veronese
    Department of Medicine DIMED, Geriatrics Section, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Obes Rev 16:1001-15. 2015
    ..However, uniquely, not only overweight but also obesity is protective, which has relevant nutritional goal implications in this population/setting...
  41. ncbi Is there a role for real life observational studies in integrating knowledge provided by randomized clinical trials?
    S Maggi
    CNR Aging Unit, Institute of Neuroscience, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 18:274-6. 2006
  42. ncbi Disability and 6-year mortality in elderly population. Role of visual impairment
    Francesco Cacciatore
    Department of Rehabilitation, Salvatore Maugeri Foundation, Telese Campoli Bn, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 16:382-8. 2004
    ..A cross-sectional survey in a large population randomly selected in 1992 with a 6-year mortality evaluation in Campania, a region in southern Italy...
  43. ncbi Relation between vitamin D, physical performance, and disability in elderly persons
    Mauro Zamboni
    Cattedra di Geriatria, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M7-11. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the relationships between vitamin D, functional status, and disability in a sample of elderly, community-dwelling subjects...
  44. ncbi Incidence of dementia, Alzheimer's disease, and vascular dementia in Italy. The ILSA Study
    Antonio Di Carlo
    National Research Council of Italy CNR CSFET, Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging, Florence, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:41-8. 2002
    ..To estimate the incidence of dementia, Alzheimer's disease (AD), and vascular dementia (VaD) in older Italians and evaluate the relationship of age, gender, and education to developing dementia...
  45. ncbi The effect of age, weight, and lifestyle factors on calcaneal quantitative ultrasound: the ESOPO study
    Silvano Adami
    Riabilitazione Reumatologica, University of Verona, Ospedale Valeggio, 37067, Verona, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 14:198-207. 2003
    ..Risk factors usually associated to BMD as measured by DXA are also associated to calcaneal bone stiffness as measured by QUS, and most risk factors for osteoporosis usually observed in women are equally applicable to men...
  46. ncbi Stroke in an elderly population: incidence and impact on survival and daily function. The Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    Antonio Di Carlo
    Institute of Neurosciences, Italian National Research Council, Florence, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 16:141-50. 2003
    ..Epidemiological data are essential to estimate the burden of stroke. We evaluated stroke incidence in older Italians and the effect of first-ever stroke on survival and activities of daily living (ADL)...
  47. ncbi Low total cholesterol and increased risk of dying: are low levels clinical warning signs in the elderly? Results from the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    Sonia Brescianini
    Laboratory of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:991-6. 2003
    ..To analyze the relationship between serum total cholesterol (TC) and all-cause mortality, taking into account various potential confounders...
  48. ncbi Risk factors and health determinants in older Italians
    Gino Farchi
    Laboratory of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 16:3-12. 2004
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  49. ncbi Changes in smoking behaviors from late childhood to adolescence: insights from the Canadian National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth
    Stefania Maggi
    Centre for Early Education and Development Studies, Thompson Rivers University, BC, Canada
    Health Psychol 26:232-40. 2007
    ..To examine smoking behaviors in Canadian youth from late childhood to adolescence. By following participants from as young as 10 and 11 years, the authors proposed to identify distinct developmental pathways of smoking acquisition...
  50. ncbi Italian Project on Epidemiology of Alzheimer's disease (I.PR.E.A.): study design and methodology of cross-sectional survey
    Emanuele Scafato
    National Center on Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Istituto Superiore di Sanità ISS, Roma, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 17:29-34. 2005
    ....
  51. ncbi Are questions from the Italian National Health Survey adequate to measure prevalence of smoking among teens
    Stefania Maggi
    Centre for Early Education and Development Studies, Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
    Subst Use Misuse 40:779-88. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that the INHS prevalence estimates of adolescent smoking could be improved by adding questions on smoking behavior...
  52. ncbi Relationships between leisure-time physical activity, obesity and disability in elderly men
    Vincenzo Di Francesco
    Department of Biomedical and Surgical Sciences, Division of Geriatrics and Clinical Nutrition, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 17:201-6. 2005
    ..However, this association needs to be confirmed in the elderly. The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between leisure-time physical activity, obesity, preservation of muscle mass and disability in elderly men...
  53. pmc Paternal psychosocial work conditions and mental health outcomes: a case-control study
    Stefania Maggi
    Department of Psychology and Institute of Interdisciplinary Studies, Carleton University, Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Public Health 8:104. 2008
    ..However, the degree to which parental working conditions may impact on developmental psychopathology has not been thoroughly studied...
  54. doi Depressive symptoms, vascular risk factors and mild cognitive impairment. The Italian longitudinal study on aging
    Francesco Panza
    Department of Geriatrics, Center for Aging Brain, Memory Unit, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 25:336-46. 2008
    ..We evaluated the impact of depressive symptoms on the rate of incident mild cognitive impairment (MCI) after a 3.5-year follow-up, and we assessed the interaction between depressive symptoms and vascular risk factors for incident MCI...
  55. ncbi Risk and predictors of motor-performance decline in a normally functioning population-based sample of elderly subjects: the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    Marco Inzitari
    Department of Critical Care Medicine and Surgery, Unit of Gerontology and Geriatrics, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:318-24. 2006
    ..To examine risk and predictors of motor-performance (MP) decline targeting subjects performing normally at an initial observation...
  56. ncbi The impact of psychosocial work conditions on attempted and completed suicide among western Canadian sawmill workers
    Aleck Ostry
    The University of British Columbia, British Columbia, Canada
    Scand J Public Health 35:265-71. 2007
    ..Using a large cohort of western Canadian sawmill workers (n = 28,794), the association between psychosocial work conditions and attempted and completed suicide was investigated...
  57. ncbi Smoking and adolescence: narratives of identity
    Joy L Johnson
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Res Nurs Health 26:387-97. 2003
    ..Tobacco control interventions for youth must be designed to respond to and incorporate multiple smoking identities...
  58. ncbi Mild to moderate chronic airways disease does not carry an excess risk of cognitive dysfunction
    Raffaele Antonelli Incalzil
    Institute of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Catholic University, Roma, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 14:395-401. 2002
    ..Our objective was to assess both the prevalence and main correlates of subclinical cognitive dysfunction in older patients with non-hypoxemic COPD...
  59. ncbi Changes in smoking behaviours from late childhood to adolescence: 4 years later
    Stefania Maggi
    Department of Psychology and Institute of Interdisciplinary Studies Child Studies, Carleton University, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, K1S 5B6, Canada
    Drug Alcohol Depend 94:251-3. 2008
    ....
  60. ncbi Electroencephalographic correlates of prenatal exposure to alcohol in infants and children: a review of findings and implications for neurocognitive development
    Amedeo D'Angiulli
    Centre for Early Education and Development Studies, Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 1L3, Canada
    Alcohol 40:127-33. 2006
    ..A consistent aspect that emerges from the EEG data is that converging evidence from the study of different systems and processes suggests that PEA may almost invariably have consequences for later neurocognitive development...