4035.0: Tuesday, November 14, 2000: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM

Clinical Issues in Aging (P)

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1Addressing the quality of life of residents in senior care settings: An evaluation of an arthritis education program
Salvatore Spirito, MS, MPH, Jennifer Milan, MPH, Kara Jacobson, MPH, CHES, Shannon Whetstone Mescher, MEd, CHES, Michele Boutaugh, MPH, BSN
Board 2An analysis of the factors affecting the care of elderly diabetics
Riad G. Dirani, PhD
Board 3Longitudinal trends in hearing loss: Nineteen years of public screenings
Yael Bat-Chava, PhD, Kim Schur, MS
Board 4Prevalence and cost of treating dementia among medicare patients
Baqar A. Husaini, PhD, Robert S. Levine, MD, Van A. Cain, MA
Board 5Predictors of psychosocial and functional status of older adults following vision rehabilitation services
Robin Leonard, MA, Amy Horowitz, DSW, Joann P. Reinhardt, PhD
Board 6The Effect of an In-home Oral Assessment and Education on the Oral Health Status of Older Adults Receiving Home Health Care Services
Sarah E Toevs, RDH PhD
Board 7Associating medication use with quality of life in the elderly
Amanda J. Boening, Claudio R. Nigg, PhD, Norma J. Owens, PharmD, Phillip G. Clark, ScD
Board 8Dental health in elderly Mexican Americans
Whitney M. Randolph, BS, Glenn V. Ostir, BSc, BA, Kyriakos S. Markides, PhD
Board 9Depressive symptom concordance in older couples
Erika R Lehmann, PhD, Robert Wallace, MD, Jon Lemke, PhD
Board 10Prevalence of osteoporosis and osteopenia in male veterans
Elizabeth A Krall, PhD, Donald R Miller, ScD, Bradley R Watkins, BA, Amy Rourke, BA
Sponsor:Gerontological Health
Cosponsors:Chiropractic Health Care; Disability Forum

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA