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This Issue: The Aging Veteran | Table of Contents: Summer 2016 |

Other Recent Publications of Interest

A link between hypoglycemia and progression of atherosclerosis in the Veterans Affairs Diabetes Trial (VADT). A Saremi et al. Diabetes Care, March 2016.

Association of antipsychotic use with mortality risk in patients with Parkinson's disease, D Weintraub et al. JAMA Neurology, May 1, 2016.

Blood-borne revitalization of the aged brain. JM Castellano et al. JAMA Neurology, October 2015.

Cell cycle and p53 gate the direct conversion of human fibroblasts to dopaminergic neurons. H Jiang et al. Nature Communications. Dec. 7, 2015.

Effect of long-term periodontal care on hemoglobin A1c in Type 2 diabetes. AT Merchant et al. Journal of Dental Research, April 2016.

Implementing Geriatric Research for Assessment and Care of Elders team care in a Veterans Affairs Medical Center: lessons learned and effects observed. CC Schubert et al. Journal of the American Geriatric Society, June 15, 2016.

Long-acting intranasal insulin detemir improves cognition for adults with mild cognitive impairment or early-stage Alzheimer's disease dementia. A Claxton et al. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 2015.

Longer withdrawal time is associated with a reduced incidence of interval cancer after screening colonoscopy. A Shaukat et al. Gastroenterology, October 2015.

Psychotherapy for depression in older veterans via telemedicine: a randomized, open-label, non-inferiority trial. LE Egede et al. Lancet Psychiatry, August 2015.

Tele-audiology: expanding access to hearing care and enhancing patient connectivity. C Gladden et al. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, October 2015.

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