The November 2015 issue of Age and Ageing, the journal of the British Geriatrics Society, is out now!
A full table of contents is available here, with editorials, research papers, reviews, short reports, case reports book reviews and more.
Hot topics this issue include:
- Retirement and sedentary behaviours
- High-velocity resistance training
- Single versus shared rooms in hospital
- Antihypertensives in frail older people
- Inflammation and frailty
The Editor’s View can be read here.
This issue’s free access papers include:
Genetic variant of Interleukin-18 gene is associated with the Frailty Index in the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
Hydration and outcome in older patients admitted to hospital (The HOOP prospective cohort study
Development of a self-administrated quality of life questionnaire for sarcopenia in elderly subjects: the SarQoL
Dementia priority setting partnership with the James Lind Alliance: using patient and public involvement and the evidence base to inform the research agenda
Dementia in older people admitted to hospital: a regional multi-hospital observational study of prevalence, associations and case recognition