Racial differences in influenza vaccination among older americans 1996-2000: longitudinal analysis of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) and the Asset and Health Dynamics Among the Oldest Old (AHEAD) survey
- Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Influenza and Pneumococcal Vaccination Levels Among Persons Aged â‰¥ 65 Years--United States, 1989-2001. // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;10/10/2003, Vol. 52 Issue 40, p958
Reports on the results of analyses of differences in influenza and pneumococcal vaccination coverage by race or ethnicity the among aged in the U.S. from 1989 to 2001. Approximate number of deaths per year caused by influenza and pneumococcal diseases in the country; Possible reasons behind...
- How Common Is Hip Pain Among Older Adults? Christmas, Colleen; Crespo, Carlos J.; Frankowiak, Shawn C.; Bathon, Joan M.; Bartlett, Susan J.; Andersen, Ross E. // Journal of Family Practice;Apr2002, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p345
OBJECTIVE: To determine the incidence of self-reported significant hip pain using a nationally representative sample of older adults in the United States. STUDY DESIGN: Subjects were interviewed to determine their leisure time physical activity levels and whether they experienced severe hip...
- Pneumococcal and influenza vaccination levels among adults... // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;10/11/1996, Vol. 45 Issue 40, p853
Presents information on pneumococcal and influenza vaccination levels among adults who are over the age of 65. Findings of the 1993 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); How the BRFSS works; Statistics on persons over the age of 65 who reported having influenza or pneumococcal...
- High-dose trivalent influenza vaccine worth a shot in elderly. // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;Dec2014, Vol. 718 Issue 1, p23
An abstract of the article "Expected cost effectiveness of high-dose trivalent influenza vaccine in US seniors," by A. Chit and colleagues is presented.
- Influenza and Pneumococcal Vaccination Levels Among Persons Aged â‰¥65 Years--United States, 2001. // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;11/15/2002, Vol. 51 Issue 45, p1019
Presents results of an analysis of the 2001 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System regarding influenza and pneumococcal vaccination levels among the aged in the U.S.. Information on the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System; Percentage of respondents that reported receiving...
- Nature doesn't mind us getting older, but we do! Klatz, Ron; Goldman, Robert // Health News Naturally;Winter96, p9
Focuses on aging and the elderly. Background information; Statistics on the aged in the United States; Theories of aging; Interactive process of anti-aging.
- Unsolved Mysteries in Aging Policy. Whitman, Debra Bailey // Public Policy & Aging Report;Spring2015, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p67
The article reports on the aging policies of the U.S. and discusses the 2015 White House Conference on Aging (WHCOA) which highlights major needs of an older population.
- Research committee views aging population's effect on future policies. // Public Health Reports;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 109 Issue 6, p830
Comments on `The Demography of Aging' which is a volume of individually authored papers by a committee of the National Research Council. The aging of the population as one of world's most important social issues of the next half century; Predictions by experts from the United Nations; Ordering...
- The Long and Winding Road. McCorduck, Pamela // American Demographics;May2000, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p66
Provides demographic information about Generations X and Y in the United States (US) as of 2000. Transition in median age in the US; Increase in aging population; Social conditions of old people in the US; Thoughts on the future of old people.