MiCDA is sponsored by the National Institute on Aging (P30 AG012846).
Organized by Bob Schoeni, TRENDS is an NIA-supported network of researchers working to accelerate scientific understanding of changes over time in old-age disability and health.
Kenneth Langa, Christine Cigolle and colleagues re-analyze COPD treatment protocols using additional data on geriatric conditions to yield more robust and personalized risk models.
Amanda Sonnega and Shervin Assari find that depression elevates risk of heart disease among blacks, but not whites.
Lois Verbrugge, Dustin Brown, and Anna Zajacova examine changes in average disability among older Americans over the past two decades.
David Weir, Kenneth Langa, and Jessica Faul lead an HRS supplement project that monitors and analyzes trends in the prevalence of cognitive impairment and dementia in the U.S.