Jane A Driver

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Influence of age and marital status on stage at diagnosis and survival of patients with Merkel cell carcinoma: A Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results registry-based cohort study.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2018 Dec 2;79(6):1146-1148. Epub 2018 Jun 2.

Division of Aging, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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December 2018

Performance of the International Myeloma Working Group myeloma frailty score among patients 75 and older.

J Geriatr Oncol 2018 Nov 21. Epub 2018 Nov 21.

Division of Population Sciences, Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA; Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA; Center for Leukemia, Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA. Electronic address:

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November 2018

Cognitive Impairment Among Older Patients With Hematologic Cancers-Reply.

JAMA Oncol 2018 Oct 4. Epub 2018 Oct 4.

Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts.

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October 2018

The Burden of Frailty Among U.S. Veterans and Its Association With Mortality, 2002-2012.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2018 Oct 11. Epub 2018 Oct 11.

New England Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center (GRECC), VA Boston Healthcare System, Massachusetts.

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October 2018

Cross-Sectional Association of Frailty and Arterial Stiffness In Community-Dwelling Older Adults: The Framingham Heart Study.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2018 Jun 18. Epub 2018 Jun 18.

Boston University's and National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, MA.

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June 2018

Preventing cardiovascular disease in older adults: One size does not fit all.

Cleve Clin J Med 2018 Jan;85(1):55-64

VA Boston Healthcare System, Associate Director-Clinical, Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center (GRECC), Boston, MA, USA.

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January 2018

Statins for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Events and Mortality in Older Men.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2017 Nov 11;65(11):2362-2368. Epub 2017 Sep 11.

Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center (GRECC) and Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology and Research Information Center (MAVERIC), VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA.

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November 2017

Investigating the genetic relationship between Alzheimer's disease and cancer using GWAS summary statistics.

Hum Genet 2017 10 5;136(10):1341-1351. Epub 2017 Aug 5.

Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center and Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research and Information Center, Boston VA Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA.

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October 2017

Metformin vs sulfonylurea use and risk of dementia in US veterans aged ≥65 years with diabetes.

Neurology 2017 Oct 27;89(18):1877-1885. Epub 2017 Sep 27.

From the VA Boston Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center (GRECC) and Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research and Information Center (MAVERIC) (A.R.O., K.C., J.C., D.R.G., J.A.D.); Division of Aging (A.R.O., K.C., J.A.D.), Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School; and Boston University School of Public Health Department of Biostatistics (D.R.G.), MA.

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October 2017

Comparison of two frailty indices in the physicians' health study.

Arch Gerontol Geriatr 2017 Jul 20;71:21-27. Epub 2017 Feb 20.

Division of Aging, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; VA Boston Healthcare System, Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center (GRECC), Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology and Research Information Center (MAVERIC), Boston, MA, USA.

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July 2017

The Rural PILL Program: A Postdischarge Telepharmacy Intervention for Rural Veterans.

J Rural Health 2017 06 8;33(3):332-339. Epub 2016 Sep 8.

Geriatrics Research Education and Clinical Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts.

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June 2017

Frailty measure is more predictive of outcomes after curative therapy for endometrial cancer than traditional risk factors in women 60 and older.

Gynecol Oncol 2017 06 28;145(3):526-530. Epub 2017 Mar 28.

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, United States; Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, United States; Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, United States.

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June 2017

The Clock-in-the-Box, a brief cognitive screen, is associated with failure to return home in an elderly hospitalized sample.

Clin Interv Aging 2016 22;11:1715-1721. Epub 2016 Nov 22.

Center of Innovation in Long Term Services and Supports, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Providence Medical Center, Providence, RI; Department of Medicine, Warren Alpert School of Medicine of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA.

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February 2017

Relationship between physician and patient assessment of performance status and survival in a large cohort of patients with haematologic malignancies.

Br J Cancer 2016 09 23;115(7):858-61. Epub 2016 Aug 23.

Department of Medicine, Division of Aging, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120, USA.

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September 2016

Validation of a Delirium Risk Assessment Using Electronic Medical Record Information.

J Am Med Dir Assoc 2016 Mar 15;17(3):244-8. Epub 2015 Dec 15.

Delirium Patient Safety Center of Inquiry, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA; Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA.

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March 2016

Pin1 dysregulation helps to explain the inverse association between cancer and Alzheimer's disease.

Biochim Biophys Acta 2015 Oct 10;1850(10):2069-76. Epub 2015 Jan 10.

Cancer Research Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Cancer Center and Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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October 2015

Non-hematologic predictors of mortality improve the prognostic value of the international prognostic scoring system for MDS in older adults.

J Geriatr Oncol 2015 Jul 11;6(4):288-98. Epub 2015 Jun 11.

Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, United States; Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, VA Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, United States; Division of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States. Electronic address:

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July 2015

Preventing Alzheimer's disease by means of natural selection.

J R Soc Interface 2015 Jan;12(102):20140919

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January 2015

Inverse association between cancer and neurodegenerative disease: review of the epidemiologic and biological evidence.

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Biogerontology 2014 Dec 12;15(6):547-57. Epub 2014 Aug 12.

New England Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA,

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December 2014

Dementia Coding, Workup, and Treatment in the VA New England Healthcare System.

Int J Alzheimers Dis 2014 19;2014:821894. Epub 2014 Feb 19.

Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research and Information Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA ; Division of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 150 S. Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA ; Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA.

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April 2014

Regulation of protein conformation by Pin1 offers novel disease mechanisms and therapeutic approaches in Alzheimer's disease.

Discov Med 2014 Feb;17(92):93-9

Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA; Division of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA; and Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02130, USA.

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February 2014

Underuse of diagnostic codes for specific dementias in the Veterans Affairs New England healthcare system.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2012 May;60(5):910-5

College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA.

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May 2012

Inverse association between cancer and Alzheimer's disease: results from the Framingham Heart Study.

BMJ 2012 Mar 12;344:e1442. Epub 2012 Mar 12.

Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center and Boston VA Medical Center, Boston, MA 02130, USA.

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March 2012

Use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and risk of Parkinson's disease: nested case-control study.

BMJ 2011 Jan 20;342:d198. Epub 2011 Jan 20.

Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02120, USA.

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January 2011

Pin1: a new genetic link between Alzheimer's disease, cancer and aging.

Curr Aging Sci 2010 Dec;3(3):158-65

Division of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120, USA.

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December 2010

Chronic disease in men with newly diagnosed cancer: a nested case-control study.

Am J Epidemiol 2010 Aug 5;172(3):299-308. Epub 2010 Jul 5.

Division of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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August 2010

Parkinson's disease and cancer risk: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Cancer Causes Control 2010 May 7;21(5):697-707. Epub 2010 Jan 7.

Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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May 2010

Relation between modifiable lifestyle factors and lifetime risk of heart failure.

JAMA 2009 Jul;302(4):394-400

Division of Aging, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 1620 Tremont St, Third Floor, Boston, MA 02120, USA.

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July 2009

Incidence and remaining lifetime risk of Parkinson disease in advanced age.

Neurology 2009 Feb;72(5):432-8

Division of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA.

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February 2009

Incidence of cardiovascular disease and cancer in advanced age: prospective cohort study.

BMJ 2008 Dec 9;337:a2467. Epub 2008 Dec 9.

Division of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA.

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December 2008

Prospective cohort study of type 2 diabetes and the risk of Parkinson's disease.

Diabetes Care 2008 Oct 3;31(10):2003-5. Epub 2008 Jul 3.

Department of Medicine, Division of Aging, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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October 2008

Prospective case-control study of nonfatal cancer preceding the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease.

Cancer Causes Control 2007 Sep 12;18(7):705-11. Epub 2007 Jun 12.

Division of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120-1613, USA.

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September 2007

A prospective cohort study of cancer incidence following the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2007 Jun;16(6):1260-5

Division of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA 02120-1613, USA.

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June 2007

Development of a risk score for colorectal cancer in men.

Am J Med 2007 Mar;120(3):257-63

The Brigham and Women's Hospital Divisions of Aging, Boston, Mass 02120, USA.

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March 2007