Muscle Nerve 2018 05 26;57(5):E126-E128. Epub 2018 Jan 26.
Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, John G. Rangos Building, 855 North Wolfe Street, Suite 227 Baltimore, Maryland, 21205, USA.
J Alzheimers Dis Rep 2021 3;5(1):443-468. Epub 2021 Jun 3.
The Florey Institute, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC, Australia.
Background: The Australian Imaging, Biomarkers and Lifestyle (AIBL) Study commenced in 2006 as a prospective study of 1,112 individuals (768 cognitively normal (CN), 133 with mild cognitive impairment (MCI), and 211 with Alzheimer's disease dementia (AD)) as an 'Inception cohort' who underwent detailed ssessments every 18 months. Over the past decade, an additional 1247 subjects have been added as an 'Enrichment cohort' (as of 10 April 2019).Objective: Here we provide an overview of these Inception and Enrichment cohorts of more than 8,500 person-years of investigation. Read More
Am J Ophthalmol 2021 09 2;229:34-44. Epub 2021 Mar 2.
Allen Foster Community Eye Health Research Centre, Gullapalli Pratibha Rao International Centre for Advancement of Rural Eye Care (N.S.C., R.C.K., S.M., A.L.M., P.G., S.B., K.S., G.N.R.), L. V. Prasad Eye Institute, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, India; Brien Holden Eye Research Centre (R.C.K., S.M., A.L.M., P.G., S.B., K.S., S.C., G.N.R.), L. V. Prasad Eye Institute, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, India.
Purpose: To report on the 15-year incidence of primary angle closure disease (PACD) among participants aged ≥40 years in rural southern India DESIGN: Population-based longitudinal incidence rate study METHODS: Setting: 3 rural study centres.Study Population: Phakic participants aged ≥40 years who participated in both examination time points.Observation Procedures: All participants at the baseline and at the mean 15-year follow-up visit underwent a detailed interview, anthropometry, blood pressure measurement, and comprehensive eye examination. Read More
J Acad Nutr Diet 2021 04 22;121(4):655-668. Epub 2021 Jan 22.
(1)The University of Newcastle Faculty of Health and Medicine, Callaghan, NSW, Australia; (2)The University of Newcastle Priority Research Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Callaghan, NSW, Australia. Electronic address:
Background: The relationship between diet quality and health care costs is unclear.Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between baseline diet quality and change in diet quality over time, with 15-year cumulative health care claims/costs.Design: Data from a longitudinal cohort study were analyzed. Read More
Int J Mol Sci 2020 Dec 11;21(24). Epub 2020 Dec 11.
Department of Medical Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences, UiT-The Arctic University of Norway, 9011 Tromsø, Norway.
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women worldwide. Although the five-, ten- and fifteen-year survival rates are good for breast cancer patients diagnosed with early-stage disease, some cancers recur many years after completion of primary therapy. Tumor heterogeneity and clonal evolution may lead to distant metastasis and therapy resistance, which are the main causes of breast cancer-associated deaths. Read More
Br J Ophthalmol 2021 05 30;105(5):619-624. Epub 2020 Jul 30.
Allen Foster Community Eye Health Research Centre, Gullapalli Pratibha Rao International Centre for Advancement of Rural Eye care, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India.
Purpose: To report 15-year incidence rate and associated risk factors of pterygium among people aged 30 years and above at baseline in the rural clusters of longitudinal Andhra Pradesh Eye Disease Study (APEDS III).Methods: The baseline APEDS I included 7771 participants of which 6447 (83%) were traced and 5395 (83.7%) were re-examined in APEDS III. Read More