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  • Immune biomarkers in older adults: role of physical activity 

    Valdiglesias, Vanessa; Sánchez-Flores, María; Maseda, Ana; Lorenzo-López, Laura; Marcos Pérez, Diego; López-Cortón Facal, Ana; Strasser, Barbara; Fuchs, Dietmar; Laffon, Blanca; Millán-Calenti, José Carlos; Pasaro, Eduardo (Taylor & Francis, 2017-05-19)
    [Abstract] Aging is associated with a decline in the normal functioning of the immune system. Several studies described the relationship between immunological alterations, including immunosenescence and inflammation, and ...
  • Nutritional determinants of frailty in older adults: a systematic review 

    Lorenzo-López, Laura; Maseda, Ana; Labra, Carmen de; Regueiro-Folgueira, Laura; Rodríguez-Villamil, José Luis; Millán-Calenti, José Carlos (BioMed Central, 2017-05-15)
    [Abstract] Background. Frailty is a geriatric syndrome that affects multiple domains of human functioning. A variety of problems contributes to the development of this syndrome; poor nutritional status is an important ...
  • Caregiver's distress related to the patient's neuropsychiatric symptoms as a function of the care-setting 

    Lorenzo-López, Laura; Labra, Carmen de; Maseda, Ana; Lorenzo, Trinidad; Agrafojo Nieto, María Helena; Rodríguez-Villamil, José Luis; González-Abraldes, Isabel; Millán-Calenti, José Carlos (Elsevier, 2016-09-09)
    [Abstract] Prevalence of neuropsychiatric symptoms (NPS) and correlation between its intensity and caregiver distress were evaluated as a function of the care-setting in a cross-sectional study including 72 patient-caregiver ...
  • Morbidity and medication consumption among users of home telecare services 

    Millán-Calenti, José Carlos; Martínez-Isasi, Santiago; Lorenzo-López, Laura; Maseda, Ana (Wiley, 2016-08-02)
    [Abstract] Telecare is a healthcare resource based on new technologies that, through the services offered, attempt to help elderly people to continue living in their homes. In this sense, first-generation telecare services ...
  • Effects of degree of urbanization and lifetime longest-held occupation on cognitive impairment prevalence in an older spanish population 

    Lorenzo-López, Laura; Millán-Calenti, José Carlos; López-López, Rocío; Diego-Díez, Clara; Laffon, Blanca; Pasaro, Eduardo; Valdiglesias, Vanessa; Maseda, Ana (Frontiers, 2017-02-13)
    [Abstract] Our aim was to estimate the prevalence of cognitive impairment in rural and urban elderly populations and to examine the relationship between lifetime occupation and general cognitive performance. A cross-sectional ...