Letteratura Scientifica

Giani Anna, Mazzali Gloria, Nicolussi Paolaz Serena, Mattachini Elisa, Macchi Federica, Santuz Beatrice, Varalta Anna, Mauro Zamboni

martedì 19 ottobre 2021

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Frailty is a multiply determined, age-related state of increased risk for adverse health outcomes. We review how the degree of frailty conditions the development of late-life diseases and modifies their expression.

lunedì 30 agosto 2021

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The role of the cerebellum in neurodegenerative disorders that target cognitive functions has been a subject of increasing interest over the past years. However, a review focused on making clinicians more aware of the role of the cerebellum in dementia is still missing. [...]

domenica 20 giugno 2021

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Frailty in aging marks a state of decreased reserves resulting in increased vulnerability to adverse outcomes when exposed to stressors. This Perspective synthesizes the evidence on the aging-related pathophysiology underpinning the clinical presentation of physical frailty as a phenotype of a clinical syndrome that is distinct from the cumulative-deficit-based frailty index. [...]

lunedì 14 giugno 2021

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Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia characterized by severe neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, and the progressive loss of cognitive abilities. [...]

mercoledì 9 giugno 2021

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Systemic cancer and ischemic stroke are common conditions and two of the most frequent causes of death among the elderly. The association between cancer and stroke has been reported worldwide. Stroke causes severe disability for cancer patients, while cancer increases the risk of stroke. [...]

mercoledì 2 giugno 2021

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The diagnosis and management of vertigo remains a challenge for clinicians, including general neurology. In recent years there have been advances in the understanding of established vestibular syndromes, and the development of treatments for existing vestibular diagnoses. [...]

giovedì 27 maggio 2021

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Objective: To test whether StandingTall, a home based, e-health balance exercise programme delivered through an app, could provide an effective, self-managed fall prevention programme for community dwelling older people. [...]

giovedì 20 maggio 2021

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