Monthly Archives: March 2008

Associations Between Vitamin D Status and Pain in Older Adults: The Invecchiare in Chianti Study.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2008 Mar 5 [Epub ahead of print] Links Click here to read Associations Between Vitamin D Status and Pain in Older Adults: The Invecchiare in Chianti Study. Hicks GE, Shardell M, Miller RR, Bandinelli S, Guralnik J, Cherubini A, Lauretani F, Ferrucci L. Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, USA. OBJECTIVES: To examine cross-sectional associations between vitamin D status and musculoskeletal pain and whether they differ by sex. DESIGN: Population-based study of persons living in the Chianti geographic … Continue reading

Posted in Aging | Comments Off on Associations Between Vitamin D Status and Pain in Older Adults: The Invecchiare in Chianti Study.

Psychiatric comorbidity in different organic vertigo syndromes.

J Neurol. 2008 Mar 14 [Epub ahead of print] Psychiatric comorbidity in different organic vertigo syndromes. Eckhardt-Henn A, Best C, Bense S, Breuer P, Diener G, Tschan R, Dieterich M. Dept. of Psychosomatic Medicine, Klinikum Stuttgart – Bürgerhospital, Tunzhoferstrasse 14–16, 70191, Stuttgart, Germany, A.Eckhardt@klinikum-stuttgart.de. OBJECTIVE : A high degree of psychiatric disorders has repeatedly been described among patients with organic vertigo syndromes and attributed to vestibular dysfunction. Yet almost no investigations exist which differentiate between various organic vertigo syndromes with regard to psychiatric comorbidity. The … Continue reading

Tagged | Comments Off on Psychiatric comorbidity in different organic vertigo syndromes.