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The relationship between peripheral hearing loss and higher order listening function on cognition in older Australians.

Authors: Dowell R, Nixon G, Sarant JZ, Tomlin D

Journal: International journal of audiology

Objective: Peripheral hearing, central auditory processing (CAP) and cognition are all important for comprehension of speech and deteriorate with increased age. This study aimed to examine the relation between hearing impairment and cognitive impairment by assessing […]

Increased Dolutegravir Peak Concentrations in People Living With Human Immunodeficiency Virus Aged 60 and Over, and Analysis of Sleep Quality and Cognition.

Authors: Boffito M, Elliot ER, Fitzpatrick C, McClure M, Miller RF, Moyle G, Simmons B, Singh S, Vera JH, Wang X

Journal: Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America

Background: Demographic data show an increasingly aging human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) population worldwide. Recent concerns over dolutegravir-related neuropsychiatric toxicity have emerged, particularly amongst older people living with HIV (PLWH). We describe the pharmacokinetics (PK) of dolutegravir […]

Computerized Cognitive Testing for Use in Clinical Trials: A Comparison of the NIH Toolbox and Cogstate C3 Batteries.

Authors: Buckley RF, Burnham S, Dekhtyar M, Martin C, Papp KV, Rentz DM, Sparks KP, Sperling RA

Journal: The Journal of Prevention of Alzheimer's Disease

BACKGROUND As prevention trials for Alzheimer’s disease move into asymptomatic populations, identifying older individuals who manifest the earliest cognitive signs of Alzheimer’s disease is critical. Computerized cognitive testing has the potential to replace current gold standard […]

Exercise, Sedentary Pastimes, and Cognitive Performance in Healthy Older Adults.

Authors: Arnold SE, Bogner HR, Harel BT, Negash S, Policastro C, Sammel MD, Schembri A, Steinberg SI

Journal: American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias

BACKGROUND: Moderately vigorous physical activity (MVPA) provides a protective affect against cognitive decline and cardiovascular risk factors. Less is known about sedentary pastimes or non exercise physical activity (NEPA) and cognitive performance. METHOD: 125 healthy adults […]

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