2012, Volume 3, Issue 4

 Original Articles

  • A scoring system to predict in-hospital death in oldest-old patients with infections in Taiwan

    Hsin-Hao Chen, Lee-Ching Hwang, Jin-Jin Tjung, Ching-Ping Hsu
    p113–117
    Published online: September 17, 2012
  • Risk factors for frequent emergency department visits of veterans home residents in Northern Taiwan

    Cheng-Hung Chiang, Ming-Yueh Chou, Shang-Lin Chou, Chih-Kuang Liang, Liang-Kung Chen, David Hung-Tsang Yen, Ming-Shium Tu
    p118–121
    Published online: October 16, 2012
  • Determination of the reference value and systematic bias of the functional reach test in Japanese elderly people by meta-analysis

    Naoto Kamide, Kayoko Takahashi-Narita, Akie Kawamura, Kosuke Mizuno, Yoshitaka Shiba
    p122–126
    Published online: October 18, 2012
  • Urban-rural differences in physical performance and health status among older Japanese community-dwelling women

    Ricardo Aurélio Carvalho Sampaio, Priscila Yukari Sewo Sampaio, Minoru Yamada, Mihoko Ogita, Hidenori Arai
    p127–131
    Published online: December 3, 2012
  • Screening postacute care needs of hospital inpatients in Taiwan: A hospital-based study

    Ming-Yueh Chou, Chih-Kuang Liang, Yu-Te Lin, Liang-Kung Chen, Li-Ning Peng, Li-Kuo Liu, Ming-Hsien Lin, Yuk-Keung Lo, Ming-Shium Tu
    p132–135
    Published online: November 28, 2012
Case Report
  • Reversible dementia in the elderly as a rare manifestation of neurocysticercosis

    Archana Verma, Alok Kumar
    p136–138
    Published online: September 3, 2012
Letter to the Editor
  • Group B streptococcal bacteremia in elderly patients in Central Taiwan

    Chang-Hua Chen, Yu-Jun Chang, Chia-Chu Chang
    p139–140
    Published online: November 22, 2012