International Journal of Gerontology

IJGE Issue Cover
ISSN: 1873-9598

International Journal of Gerontology

Volume 18, Issue 1

January 2024
page 1~62


Editorial Comment

Review Article

Prevalence and the Associated Factors of Kinesiophobia among Patients with Coronary Artery Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Rong Li, Guoqin Zhang, Zhenqing Ren, Meng Xue, Fang Chen, Yanru Yin, Hongchang Zhou
page 2~8
DOI: 10.6890/IJGE.202401_18(1).0001

Original Article

Ability of Early Warning Scores to Predict In-Hospital Mortality among Elderly Patients with COVID-19: A Medical Center Study in Taiwan

Weide Tsai, Kuo-Song Chang, Chun Chen, Szu-Yang Jo, Chien-Han Hsiao, Ding-Kuo Chien, Wen-Han Chang, Tse-Hao Chen
page 9~13
DOI: 10.6890/IJGE.202401_18(1).0002

Hematological and Biochemical Changes after Anti-Hepatitis C Virus Therapy in Older Patients

Shu-Jung Tsai, Kuan-Wei Wu, Ming-Jen Chen, Wei-Chen Lin, Ching-Wei Chang, Chen-Wang Chang
page 14~17
DOI: 10.6890/IJGE.202401_18(1).0003

Social Activity and Functional Decline among Community-Dwelling Older Adults in Thailand and Japan: A Comparative Cohort Study

Kwanchit Sasiwongsaroj, Yumi Kimura, Yasuko Ishimoto, Masanori Iwasaki, Matana Kettratad-Pruksapong, Sutee Suksudaj, Yupin Songpaisan, Ryota Sakamoto, Taizo Wada, Michiko Fujisawa, Kiyohito Okumiya, Hideo Miyazaki, Kozo Matsubayashi
page 18~23
DOI: 10.6890/IJGE.202401_18(1).0004

The Effects of a Physical Activity Program on Quality of Life and Wellbeing among Community-Dwelling Older People in Taiwan: Empirical Evidence from Taiwan Long-Term Care System 2.0

Chiu-Hsiang Lee, Ming-Ta Hsieh, Chih-Yung Laio, Shao-Mei Tseng, Jung-Sheng Chen, Mark D. Griffiths, Hsiao-Ling Chuang, Chung-Ying Lin
page 29~35
DOI: 10.6890/IJGE.202401_18(1).0006

Relationship between Driving Skills and Cognitive Functions in Cerebrovascular Disease Patients and Short‐Term Effects of Driving Training

Wataru Matsushita, Tsubasa Mitsutake, Ayako Takamori, Katsuko Hida, Etsuo Horikawa
page 36~41
DOI: 10.6890/IJGE.202401_18(1).0007

Efficacy of Definitive Radiotherapy for Stage II-III Cervical Cancer in Elderly Patients

Huiling Li, Xian Lin, Wenjuan Chen, Rong Xie, Guilin Chen
page 42~47
DOI: 10.6890/IJGE.202401_18(1).0008

Evaluation of the Relationship between Neutrophil-Lymphocyte Ratio and Clinical Outcomes in Geriatric Patients in the Post Anesthetic Care Unit

Ezgi Erkilic, Yasemin Akcaalan, Ayca Dumanli Ozcan, Fazilet Erbay, Kevser Yamen, Tulin Gumus, Orhan Kanbak
page 48~52
DOI: 10.6890/IJGE.202401_18(1).0009

Outcomes of Geriatric Patients with Free SCIP Flap Reconstruction: A Case Series

Hsuan-Yu Huang, Ming-Feng Tsai, Yu-Fan Chen, Chieh-Ming Yu, Chia-Meng Yu, Sheng-Yun Ou, Kwang-Yi Tung, Wen-Chen Huang, Wen-Teng Yao
page 53~57
DOI: 10.6890/IJGE.202401_18(1).0010

Case Report

An Inverted Gastric Diverticulum - A Case Report

Wei-Hsin Liang, Kuan-Wei Wu, Ming-Jen Chen
page 58~59
DOI: 10.6890/IJGE.202401_18(1).0011

Brief Communication

High Population Density Areas in Japan are More Likely to be Influenced by COVID-19 Pandemic-Associated Frailty

Tamaki Hirose, Yohei Sawaya, Masahiro Ishizaka, Naori Hashimoto, Akira Kubo, Tomohiko Urano
page 60~62
DOI: 10.6890/IJGE.202401_18(1).0012

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