Editor’s View
List of 2009 Reviewers
Introduction to the new International Advisory Panel
Nursing home funding — deal or no deal ? — an Irish perspective
News and Reviews
Ageing, neurodegeneration and Parkinson’s disease
Microscopic colitis — a common cause of diarrhoea in older adults
Is physical rehabilitation for older people in long-term care effective? Findings from a systematic review
Interventions to achieve long-term weight loss in obese older people
Grip strength and cardiovascular drug use in older people
Ageing and gait variability—a population-based study of older people
Prevalence and correlates of frailty among community-dwelling older men and women
Excess mortality in men compared with women following a hip fracture. National analysis of comedications, comorbidity and survival
The Falls Efficacy Scale International (FES-I). A comprehensive longitudinal validation study
Haemorheological predictors of cognitive decline
Telomere length and psychological well-being in patients with chronic heart failure
Frailty and use of health and community services by community-dwelling older men
The prevalence of osteoporosis in patients with severe hip and knee osteoarthritis awaiting joint arthroplasty
The association between various visual function tests and low fragility hip fractures among the elderly
Heat-related mortality in residents of nursing homes
Coronary heart disease risk factors and regional deprivation in England
Validation of the Falls Efficacy Scale-International in fall-prone older persons
Detection of gait and postures using a miniaturised triaxial accelerometer-based system
Age is no barrier to success at very high altitudes
Experience of a rapid access blackout service for older people
Ageing and endothelial progenitor cellrelease of proangiogenic cytokines
Height and intelligence in the Lothian Birth Cohort 1921
Psychosis due to non-bacterial thrombotic endocarditis
Parkinson’s Disease and Bone Health
Self-poisoning in older patients