Gerontological Society of America


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Gerontological Society of America (GSA)

an organization of scientific and academic professionals interested in studies of the nature of the aging process and the clinical manifestations of disease in the aging organism. GSA members participate with the International Association of Gerontology in periodic seminars at which worldwide research on longevity is presented.

Gerontological Society of America

(jĕ-rŏn″tō-lŏ′jĭ-kăl),

GSA

An organization established in 1945 for the main purpose of promoting scientific study of aging. Researchers, practitioners, and educators are members. The society publishes The Journal of Gerontology and The Gerontologist. The organization's website is www.geron.org/.
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Lansdale presented additional findings of the program at the Gerontological Society of America in November 2000 in Washington D.
who presented the study in a poster at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America.
The study, which she presented as a poster at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, analyzed self-rated health, depression, and years of desired life (YDL) among 600 community-living elderly people (mean age 77 years) and compared this with their mortality rates within the 2 years following the interviews.
Carstensen is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association, the Gerontological Society of America and the American Psychological Society.
in a poster presentation given at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America.
Mossey presented as a poster at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, analyzed self-rated health, depression, and years of desired life (YDL) among 600 community-living elderly people (mean age 77 years) and compared these variables with mortality during the 2 years following the interviews.
who presented that study in a poster at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America.
Previous work by her group has shown that up to 52% of Dutch adults aged 70 years and older have a fear of falling, regardless of whether they have actually fallen in the past, she said at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America.
But in a new study, which he presented as a poster at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Dr.
ORLANDO -- Elderly persons with hearing loss are more likely to describe themselves as aging unsuccessfully, compared with their peers who hear well, despite the absence of any other chronic conditions, according to a study presented as a poster at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America.
ORLANDO -- Denial is a frequently used coping strategy in geriatric patients with fall-related injuries and is likely a risk factor for inadequate treatment, accorording to study findings presented at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America.
But in his study, which he presented as a poster at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Dr.