Publications by authors named "Melissa K Andrew"

89Publications

Midlife improvements in financial situation and dementia risk: considerations for research, policy, and practice.

Authors:
Melissa K Andrew

Int Psychogeriatr 2020 Nov;32(11):1271-1273

Departments of Medicine (Geriatrics) and Community Health and Epidemiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS B3H 2E1, Canada.

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November 2020

Age and frailty in COVID-19 vaccine development.

Lancet 2021 12 19;396(10267):1942-1944. Epub 2020 Nov 19.

Health Sciences North Research Institute, Sudbury, ON, Canada.

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December 2021

Neuropathologic burden and the degree of frailty in relation to global cognition and dementia.

Neurology 2020 12 28;95(24):e3269-e3279. Epub 2020 Sep 28.

From the Departments of Medicine (L.M.K.W., O.T., S.D., M.K.A., J.D.F., K.R.), Physiotherapy (O.T.), Community Health and Epidemiology (S.K.), and Psychiatry (J.D.F.), Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada; and Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center (D.A.B., A.S.B.), Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL.

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December 2020

Influenza vaccination and the evolution of evidence-based recommendations for older adults: A Canadian perspective.

Vaccine 2020 Sep 19. Epub 2020 Sep 19.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada.

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September 2020

Frailty Combined with Loneliness or Social Isolation: An Elevated Risk for Mortality in Later Life.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2020 Nov 23;68(11):2587-2593. Epub 2020 Jul 23.

Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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November 2020

The immune response to influenza in older humans: beyond immune senescence.

Immun Ageing 2020 7;17:10. Epub 2020 May 7.

1Health Sciences North Research Institute, 41 Ramsey Lake Road, Sudbury, ON P3E 5J1 Canada.

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May 2020

Influenza Vaccination: Accelerating the Process for New Vaccine Development in Older Adults.

Interdiscip Top Gerontol Geriatr 2020 9;43:98-112. Epub 2020 Apr 9.

Health Sciences North Research Institute, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada.

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September 2020

Family doctors providing home visits in Nova Scotia: Who are they and how often does it happen?

Can Fam Physician 2020 04;66(4):275-280

Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine, Dalhousie University in Halifax, NS.

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April 2020

Above and beyond: A qualitative study of the work of nurses and care assistants in long term care.

Work 2020 ;65(3):509-516

Department of Medicine (Geriatrics), Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada.

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October 2020