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Shani Batcir and Itshak Melzer

community villages and who have used a bicycle as a transportation means on a daily basis (i.e., self-reported > 15 cumulative min per day at least 5 days per week for the last 20 years), and 30 age-, gender-, and number-of-medications-per-day-matched nonbicyclist (NBR) controls (ratio 1∶1.5). The NBRs were

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Sungchul Lee, Sangyoon Lee, Seongryu Bae, Kazuhiro Harada, Songee Jung, Keitaro Makino and Hiroyuki Shimada

.3 ± 3.6 .001 Muscle mass (kg), mean ±  SD 38.8 ± 7.7 39.1 ± 7.7 35.6 ± 6.8 .001 MMSE 26.3 ± 2.6 26.5 ± 2.5 25.2 ± 3.0 .001 GDS 2.8 ± 2.5 2.6 ± 2.4 3.8 ± 2.9 .001 Current smoker, n (%) 433 (9.7) 399 (10.0) 34 (7.4) .040 Alcohol, n (%) 2,052 (46.1) 1,882 (47.1) 170 (36.9) .001 Medication, mean ±  SD

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Anna-Eva Prick, Jacomine de Lange, Erik Scherder, Jos Twisk and Anne Margriet Pot

, comorbidity, medication use, cognitive functioning, and the client-caregiver relationship. The education level was determined on a 7-point scale varying from less than elementary school (0) to technical college and university (6) ( Verhage, 1964 ). In people with dementia, the global level of cognitive

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Christina E. Miyawaki, Rebecca L. Mauldin and Carolyn R. Carman

eyes and prescribe glasses, but also diagnose and write medication prescriptions to treat many eye diseases ( National Conference of State Legislatures, 2019 ; Texas Optometry Board, 2019 ). Older adults tend to visit optometrists more frequently than people from other age groups ( Wood et al., 2011

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Laurie B. Patterson, Susan H. Backhouse and Sergio Lara-Bercial

- Athletes’ rights and responsibilities F - Rights and responsibilities of Athlete Support Personnel (e.g. coaches, doctors, physios, managers) G - Therapeutic Use Exemptions (e.g. permitted use of medications) H - Managing the risks of nutritional supplements I - Harm of doping to the spirit of sport J

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Scott W. Cheatham and Morey J. Kolber

medications that may affect testing. Table 1 Subject Demographics Age (y) Height (cm) Mass (kg) BMI (kg/m 2 ) Subjects (N = 21) 27.52±8.9 (range 20–52) 170.6±10.1 77.8±18.1 26.6±4.61 Abbreviations: y, years; m, meters; BMI, body mass index; kg, kilograms. Note . Data reported as mean±SD. Instruments The JTECH

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Salih A. Salih, Nancye M. Peel, Di Enright and Wendy Marshall

Universal Dementia Assessment Scale (RUDAS; Rowland, Basic, Storey, & Conforti, 2006 ), medication list, living arrangement prior to hospitalization, length of hospital stay, and reason for TCP admission (fracture, medical deconditioning, surgical deconditioning, elective orthopaedic and stroke). The

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Julio Cezar Q. Machado, Caroline M.O. Volpe, Leonardo S. Vasconcellos and José A. Nogueira-Machado

use of NGAL as predictor of an AKI could be considered an advance in the early diagnosis of kidney disease. Creatinine is the main marker available to a clinician, but it has several limitations, such as varying with age, gender, muscle mass, muscle metabolism, the use of medication, and hydration. In

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Juliessa M. Pavon, Richard J. Sloane, Carl F. Pieper, Cathleen S. Colón-Emeric, David Gallagher, Harvey J. Cohen, Katherine S. Hall, Miriam C. Morey, Midori McCarty, Thomas L. Ortel and Susan N. Hastings

), and (c) total number of steps. Pharmacologic VTE Prophylaxis Use Inpatient medication data for each day of hospitalization were abstracted from the EHR including class, name, route of administration, dose strength, and administration times. Low-molecular weight heparin, low-dose unfractionated heparin

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Kaitlyn C. Jones, Evelyn C. Tocco, Ashley N. Marshall, Tamara C. Valovich McLeod and Cailee E. Welch Bacon

. 10 However, as with the treatment-based classification, therapeutic exercise alone does not address the psychosocial aspects that are associated with chronic LBP. Opioid medications have historically been subscribed for chronic pain, 11 but physicians should prescribe with caution due to the