Aged Care

‘Maintaining Muscle Function Across the Lifespan: The State of Science‘.

Arnold WD, Padilla Colón CJ. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020 Apr 9. doi: 10.1097/PHM.0000000000001429.

A cross-sectional and 6-year follow-up study of associations between leisure time physical activity and vertebral fracture in adults.

Mikkilä S, Calogiuri G, Emaus N, Morseth B. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2019 Sep 17;20(1):435. doi: 10.1186/s12891-019-2821-8.

A study protocol for the profile of pain in older women: assessing the multi dimensional nature of the experience of pain in arthritis

Age-related changes in skeletal muscle: changes to life-style as a therapy.

McCormick R, Vasilaki A. Biogerontology. 2018 Sep 27. doi: 10.1007/s10522-018-9775-3.

Age-related differences on low back pain and postural control during one-leg stance: a case-control study.

Association Between Life Purpose and Mortality Among US Adults Older Than 50 Years.

Alimujiang A, Wiensch A, Boss J, Fleischer NL, Mondul AM, McLean K, Mukherjee B, Pearce CL. JAMA Netw Open. 2019 May 3;2(5):e194270. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.4270.

Association between musculoskeletal pain with social isolation and loneliness: analysis of the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing

Smith T, Dainty J, Williams E. British Journal of Pain. 20 Sept 18. doi: 10.1177/2049463718802868

Autophagy Impairment in Muscle Induces Neuromuscular Junction Degeneration and Precocious Aging

Back Complaints in Elders (BACE): A prospective, longitudinal analysis of older people with low-back pain in chiropractic care

Katie De Luca, Alan Jenks, Sidney Rubinstein, Maurits Van Tulder, Trynke Hoestra, Iben Axen, Dave Newell, Johnathan Field. ARTICLE.

BAck complaints in the elders – chiropractic (BACE-C): protocol of an international cohort study of older adults with low back pain seeking chiropractic care.

Jenks AD, Hoekstra T, Axén I, de Luca K, Field J, Newell D, Hartvigsen J, French SD, Koes B, van Tulder MW, Rubinstein SM. Chiropr Man Therap. 2020 Apr 1;28(1):17. doi: 10.1186/s12998-020-00302-z.

Back Muscle Function in Older Women With Age-Related Hyperkyphosis: A Comparative Study

Tayebeh Roghani, Minoo Khalkhali Zavieh, Saeed Talebian, Alireza Akbarzadeh Baghban, Wendy Katzman. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics. June 27, 2019. DOI: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2018.11.012

Best Practices for Chiropractic Care for Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Consensus Update

Hawk C, Schneider MJ, Haas M, Katz P, Dougherty P, Gleberzon B, Killinger LZ, Weeks J. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2017 Mar 14. pii: S0161-4754(16)30227-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2017.02.001.

Characteristics of chiropractors who manage people aged 65 and older: A nationally representative sample of 1903 chiropractors.

Moore C, de Luca K, Wong AYL, Fernandez M, Swain M, Hartvigsen J, Adams J, Peng W. Australas J Ageing. 2019 Dec;38(4):249-257. doi: 10.1111/ajag.12652.

Chiropractic and exercise for seniors with low back pain or neck pain: the design of two randomized clinical trials

Chronic Pain Characteristics and Gait in Older Adults: The MOBILIZE Boston Study II.

Ogawa EF, Shi L, Bean JF, Hausdorff JM, Dong Z, Manor B, McLean RR, Leveille SG. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2019 Oct 18. pii: S0003-9993(19)31306-1. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2019.09.010.

Chronic Pain in the Elderly: The Case for New Therapeutic Strategies.

Consequences of physical inactivity in older adults: A systematic review of reviews and meta-analyses.

Cunningham C, O’ Sullivan R, Caserotti P, Tully MA. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2020 Feb 4. doi: 10.1111/sms.13616.

Copenhagen Consensus statement 2019: physical activity and ageing.

Bangsbo J, Blackwell J, Boraxbekk CJ, Caserotti P, Dela F, Evans AB, Jespersen AP, Gliemann L, Kramer AF, Lundbye-Jensen J, Mortensen EL, Lassen AJ, Gow AJ, Harridge SDR, Hellsten Y, Kjaer M, Kujala UM, Rhodes RE, Pike ECJ, Skinner T, Skovgaard T, Troelsen J, Tulle E, Tully MA, van Uffelen JGZ, Viña J. Br J Sports Med. 2019 Feb 21. pii: bjsports-2018-100451. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2018-100451.

Copenhagen Consensus statement 2019: physical activity and ageing.

Bangsbo J, Et Al. Br J Sports Med. 2019 Feb 21. pii: bjsports-2018-100451. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2018-100451.

Craniopelvic alignment in elderly asymptomatic individuals: analysis of 671 cranial centers of gravity.

Dementia And Physical Activity (DAPA) trial of moderate to high intensity exercise training for people with dementia: randomised controlled trial.

Lamb SE, Sheehan B, Atherton N, Nichols V, Collins H, Mistry D, Dosanjh S, Slowther AM, Khan I, Petrou S, Lall R; DAPA Trial Investigators. BMJ. 2018 May 16;361:k1675. doi: 10.1136/bmj.k1675.

Differences in Function and Comorbidities Between Older Adult Users and Nonusers of Chiropractic and Osteopathic Manipulation: A Cross-sectional Analysis of the 2012 National Health Interview Survey.

Forte ML, Maiers M. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2019 Jul 16. pii: S0161-4754(18)30129-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2018.12.003.

Dose-response relationship between exercise and cognitive function in older adults with and without cognitive impairment: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Sanders LMJ, Hortobágyi T, la Bastide-van Gemert S, van der Zee EA, van Heuvelen MJG. PLoS One. 2019 Jan 10;14(1):e0210036. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0210036.

Effects of physical exercise in older adults with reduced physical capacity: meta-analysis of resistance exercise and multimodal exercise.

Liu CJ, Chang WP, Araujo de Carvalho I, Savage KEL, Radford LW, Amuthavalli Thiyagarajan J. Int J Rehabil Res. 2017 Oct 11. doi: 10.1097/MRR.0000000000000249.

Goal-setting in geriatric rehabilitation: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Smit EB, Bouwstra H, Hertogh CM, Wattel EM, van der Wouden JC. Clin Rehabil. 2018 Dec 12:269215518818224. doi: 10.1177/0269215518818224.

Histological Osteoarthritic Changes in the Human Cervical Spine Facet Joints Related to Age and Gender

Uhrenholt, Lars PhD; Charles, Annie Vesterby DMSc; Gregersen, Markil DMSc; Hartvigsen, Jan PhD; Hauge, Ellen-Margrethe PhD. Spine. November 10, 2017. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000002474

Inflammatory mediators and the risk of falls among older women with acute low back pain: data from Back Complaints in the Elders (BACE)-Brazil.

Zille de Queiroz B, de Britto Rosa NM, Pereira DS, Lopes RA, Leopoldino AAO, Thomasini RL, Felício DC, Lustosa LP, Pereira LSM. Eur Spine J. 2019 Oct 12. doi: 10.1007/s00586-019-06168-x.

Longer sitting time and low physical activity are closely associated with chronic low back pain in population over 50 years of age: a cross-sectional study using the sixth korea national health and nutrition examination survey.

Park SM, Kim HJ, Jeong H, Kim H, Chang BS, Lee CK, Yeom JS. Spine J. 2018 Apr 17. pii: S1529-9430(18)30157-8. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2018.04.003.

Low handgrip strength is closely associated with chronic low back pain among women aged 50 years or older: A cross-sectional study using a national health survey.

Park SM, Kim GU, Kim HJ, Kim H, Chang BS, Lee CK, Yeom JS. PLoS One. 2018 Nov 26;13(11):e0207759. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0207759.

More random motor activity fluctuations predict incident frailty, disability, and mortality.

Li P, Lim ASP, Gao L, Hu C, Yu L, Bennett DA, Buchman AS, Hu K. Sci Transl Med. 2019 Oct 30;11(516). pii: eaax1977. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aax1977.

Multisite joint pain in older Australian women is associated with poorer psychosocial health and greater medication use

Katie de Luca, Arnold Wong, Andreas Eklund, Matthew Fernandez, Julie Ellen Byles, Lynne Parkinson, Manuela Loureiro Ferreira and Jan Hartvigsen. Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:8. 12 February 2019. DOI: 10.1186/s12998-018-0224-9

Musculoskeletal pain and physical functioning in the oldest old

Natural History of Back Pain in Older Adults over Five Years.

van der Gaag WH, Enthoven WTM, Luijsterburg PAJ, van Rijckevorsel-Scheele J, Bierma-Zeinstra SMA, Bohnen AM, van Tulder MW, Koes BW. J Am Board Fam Med. 2019 Nov-Dec;32(6):781-789. doi: 10.3122/jabfm.2019.06.190041.

Neuromuscular Changes with Aging and Sarcopenia.

Clark BC. J Frailty Aging. 2019;8(1):7-9. doi: 10.14283/jfa.2018.35.

Objectively measured physical activity, sedentary behaviour and all-cause mortality in older men: does volume of activity matter more than pattern of accumulation?

Barbara J Jefferis, Tessa J Parsons, Claudio Sartini, Sarah Ash, Lucy T Lennon, Olia Papacosta, Richard W Morris, S Goya Wannamethee, I-Min Lee, Peter H Whincup. British Journal of Sports Medicine. May 24, 2018. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2017-098733

Pain and Cognitive Function Among Older Adults Living in the Community.

Physical activity and exercise: Strategies to manage frailty.

Angulo J, El Assar M, Álvarez-Bustos A, Rodríguez-Mañas L. Redox Biol. 2020 Mar 20:101513. doi: 10.1016/j.redox.2020.101513.

Physical activity and exercise: Strategies to manage frailty.

Angulo J, El Assar M, Álvarez-Bustos A, Rodríguez-Mañas L. Redox Biol. 2020 Mar 20:101513. doi: 10.1016/j.redox.2020.101513.

Physical Activity as a Determinant of Successful Aging over Ten Years.

Gopinath B, Kifley A, Flood VM, Mitchell P. Sci Rep. 2018 Jul 12;8(1):10522. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-28526-3.

Physical Activity for the Treatment of Chronic Low Back Pain in Elderly Patients: A Systematic Review.

Vadalà G, Russo F, De Salvatore S, Cortina G, Albo E, Papalia R, Denaro V. J Clin Med. 2020 Apr 5;9(4). pii: E1023. doi: 10.3390/jcm9041023.

Physical activity, cognitive decline, and risk of dementia: 28 year follow-up of Whitehall II cohort study.

Sabia S, Dugravot A, Dartigues JF, Abell J, Elbaz A, Kivimäki M, Singh-Manoux A. BMJ. 2017 Jun 22;357:j2709. doi: 10.1136/bmj.j2709.

Physical, lifestyle, psychological, and social determinants of pain intensity, pain disability, and the number of pain locations in depressed older adults.

Physiology of ageing of the musculoskeletal system

Katalin Boros, Tony Freemont. Best Practice & Research Clinical Rheumatology. 14 October 2017. Doi:10.1016/j.berh.2017.09.003

Predictors of healthy ageing: public health policy targets.

Sowa A, Tobiasz-Adamczyk B, Topór-Mądry R, Poscia A, la Milia DI. BMC Health Serv Res. 2016 Sep 5;16 Suppl 5:289. doi: 10.1186/s12913-016-1520-5.

Promoting self-management in older people with arthritis: Preliminary findings of the Northern Ireland Staying Connected Programme.

McHugh GA, Conaghan PG, McConville M, Cullen A, Hadi MA, Kingsbury SR. Musculoskeletal Care. 2018 Jul 9. doi: 10.1002/msc.1353.

Responsiveness to rehabilitation of balance and gait impairment in elderly with peripheral neuropathy

Antonio Caronni, Michela Picardi, Giuseppe Pintavalle, Evdoxia Aristidou, … Massimo Corbo. Journal of Biomechanics. 12 July 2019. DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2019.07.007

Reversal of age-associated frailty by controlled physical exercise: the pre-clinical and clinical evidences.

Arc-Chagnaud, F. Millan, A. Salvador-Pascual, A.G. Correas, J. Viña. Sports Medicine and Health Science. 25 September 2019 DOI:10.10.1016/j.smhs.2019.08.007

Risk Factors for Neuropathic Pain in Middle-Aged and Elderly People: A Five-Year Longitudinal Cohort in the Yakumo Study.

Imagama S, Ando K, Kobayashi K, Nakashima H, Seki T, Hamada T, Machino M, Ota K, Tanaka S, Morozumi M, Kanbara S, Ito S, Ishiguro N, Hasegawa Y. Pain Med. 2020 Apr 10. pii: pnaa036. doi: 10.1093/pm/pnaa036.

Spinal pain and its impact on older people

Manuela L. Ferreira, Katie de Luca. Best Practice & Research Clinical Rheumatology. 9 October 2017. doi:10.1016/j.berh.2017.08.006

The Association of Pain Phenotype with Neuromuscular Impairments and Mobility Limitations Among Older Primary Care Patients: A Secondary Analysis of the Boston Rehabilitative Impairment Study of the Elderly.

Roseen EJ, Ward RE, Keysor JJ, Atlas SJ, Leveille SG, Bean JF. PM R. 2020 Jan 29. doi: 10.1002/pmrj.12336.

The best treatment option(s) for adult and elderly patients with chronic primary musculoskeletal pain: a protocol for a systematic review and network meta-analysis.

Koechlin H, Whalley B, Welton NJ, Locher C. Syst Rev. 2019 Nov 9;8(1):269. doi: 10.1186/s13643-019-1174-6.

The decline of endogenous pain modulation with aging: A meta-analysis of temporal summation and conditioned pain modulation.

Hackett J, Naugle KE, Naugle KM. J Pain. 2019 Sep 25. pii: S1526-5900(19)30813-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2019.09.005.

The effect of pain on major cognitive impairment in older adults.

van der Leeuw G, Ayers E, Leveille SG, Blankenstein AH, van der Horst HE, Verghese J. J Pain. 2018 Jul 9. pii: S1526-5900(18)30328-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2018.06.009.

The Effectiveness and Safety of Manual Therapy on Pain and Disability in Older Persons With Chronic Low Back Pain: A Systematic Review.

de Luca KE, Fang SH, Ong J, Shin KS, Woods S, Tuchin PJ. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2017 Oct 24. pii: S0161-4754(17)30102-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2017.06.008.

The importance of weak physical performance in older adults for the development of musculoskeletal pain that interferes with normal life. A prospective cohort study.

Lilje S, Sanmartin Berglund J, Anderberg P, Palmlöf L, Skillgate E. Scand J Pain. 2019 Jun 13. pii: /j/sjpain.ahead-of-print/sjpain-2019-0041/sjpain-2019-0041.xml. doi: 10.1515/sjpain-2019-0041.

The Neuromuscular Junction: Aging at the Crossroad between Nerves and Muscle

The Relationship Between Spinal Pain and Comorbidity: A Cross-sectional Analysis of 579 Community-Dwelling, Older Australian Women.

de Luca KE, Parkinson L, Haldeman S, Byles JE, Blyth F. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2017 Oct 13. pii: S0161-4754(17)30091-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2017.06.004.

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