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NEW AND UPDATED documentation placed on the website in October 2017
New documentation on Physical: Nutrition and Food-related behaviour (LASA side study)
Updated documentation on Physical: Smoking

NEW AND UPDATED documentation placed on the website in August 2017
Documentation on Physical
: Grip strength, Diet and food consumption, Lifestyle study (LASA side study)
Documentation on Care: End-of-life care and preferences, End-of-life care: interviews with proxies (LASA side study)
Documentation on Emotional: Negative life events

 

UPDATED documentation placed on the website in July 2017
Documentation on Physical: Physical performance

 

UPDATED documentation placed on the website in May 2017
Documentation on Social: Social participation

 

UPDATED documentation placed on the website in April 2017
Documentation on
Care: Use of care, Contact with services

 

UPDATED documentation placed on the website in February 2017
Documentation on Cognitive: Dementia (probable)
Documentation on Physical: Frailty
Documentation on Data Requests: Analysis proposal form - version 3, regarding deployment of interns for supporting jobs in LASA during internship.

NEW documentation placed on the website in November 2016
Documentation on Biomaterial: Blood collection

 

NEW documentation placed on the website in October 2016
Documentation on Physical: Sedentary behavior

NEW & UPDATED documentation placed on the website in February-September 2016
Documentation on Biomaterial: ExomeChip (Aug.)
Documentation on Physical: Blood pressure (NEW: Aug.), Back pain (Aug), Subjective pain (Feb.)
Documentation on Emotional: Anxiety diagnoses (NEW: Aug.), Depression diagnoses (NEW: Aug.), Salience of Religion (Aug.), Sleep Quality (May), Sexuality (May)
Documentation on Social: Social Participation (Aug.)
Documentation on Cognitive: Head Trauma (NEW: Aug.), Fluid Intelligence (Aug.), Information Processing Speed (May), IQCODE (Aug.), Verbal Fluency (Aug.), Digit Span (July), Memory Complaints (Aug.)

NEW & UPDATED documentation placed on the website in January 2016
Documentation on Biomaterial: ExomeChip (NEW),
Documentation on Physical: Back pain

NEW & UPDATED documentation placed on the website in June-October 2015
Documentation on Biomaterial: ApoE, COLIA1, Homocysteine, vitamin B12, MMA, Bone-related hormones and bone turnover, Inflammation factors, SAP, Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) and parathyroid hormone (PTH), Thyroid function, Vitamin K status, Genetic Polymorphisms
Documentation on Cognitive: Dementia parents
Documentation on Emotional: PTSD (NEW), Satisfaction with life and happiness, Singing and making music (NEW), Attitudes toward aging (NEW)
Documentation on Physical: Foot problems, Aortic calcification, Rheumatoid arthritis (algorythm), Allostatic Load (algorithm), Back pain (NEW), Vertebral deformities, Dizziness, Alcohol use, Pain drawing, Peak flow, EuroQol, Qualeffo-41, SF-12, Self-rated health

UPDATED documentation placed on the website in May 2015
Documentation on Emotional: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) (side study)

NEW AND UPDATED documentation placed on the website in April 2015
Documentation on Cognitive: Episodic memory
Documentation on Care: Preference for source of care, Providing assistance with personal / household care,
Perceived control in Health care and scale (LASA side study), Contact with services, Needs assessment (WVG/Wmo/ AWBZ/Zvw/Wlz)
Documentation on Physical: Perception: vision (self-report), Perception: hearing (self-report), Hearing: Speech-in-Noise Test (SNT)

NEW & UPDATED documentation placed on the website in February/March 2015
Documentation on Care: Use of care
Documentation on Social: Housing, Relocation, Neighborhood characteristics

NEW & UPDATED documentation placed on the website in December 2014
Updated documentation on Emotional: Important aspects of life, Satisfaction with life
NEW documentation on Emotional: Subjective age / Life expectancy, Investment in independence

NEW & UPDATED documentation placed on the website in October 2014
Documentation on Emotional: Attitude toward ageing NEW
Documentation on Physical: Metabolic syndrome, Quantitative Ultrasound of bone

NEW: PRINTABLE PDF's (September, 2014)
The index tables on the Theme pages WORK, EMOTIONAL, AND COGNITIVE have a printable version.
NB. Since our documentation is continuously being updated, the printed version can be older than the version on the website.

NEW & UPDATED documentation placed on the website in August-September, 2014
New/updated documentation on Cognitive: Crystallized intelligence (GIT-VT), Digit span (NEW), Everyday memory, Verbal fluency (NEW), Fluid intelligence (Raven), Episodic memory (15WT), Dementia partner, Dementia parents, Cognitive decline (IQcode) (NEW), Metamemory, Information processing speed (Coding task), Memory complaints, MMSE
New/updated documentation on Emotional: Anxiety symptoms, Depressive symptoms (CES-D), Valuation of life, Humor, Worrying, Meta-emotion, Mastery, Neuroticism, Negative life events, Perceived self-efficacy, Perceived stress (NEW), Self-esteem, Sexuality, Sleeping problems, Gerotranscendence (NEW)
Updated documentation on Demographics:Church affiliation, Church attendance, SES
New documentation on Biomaterial: Hair cortisol (LASA side study)

NEW documentation placed on the website in July, 2014
Documentation on Social: Loneliness
Documentation on Biomaterial: ApoE (phenotyping vs. genotyping)

NEW Introduction to LASA in July, 2014

NEW documentation placed on the website in June, 2014
Documentation on Social: Personal network and Contact network

NEW documentation placed on the website in May, 2014
Documentation on Demographics: Urbanization (urban/rural)

NEW documentation placed on the website in February, 2014
Documentation on Emotional: Satisfaction with life
Documentation on Demographics: Church affiliation and Church attendance

NEW form for data requests on blood determination available in January, 2014
In Dutch, English version will follow soon.

NEW documentation placed on the website in December, 2013
Documentation on Cognitive: Dementia partner

Documentation placed on the website in September, 2013
Documentation on Physical: Sleep migrated to Emotional

NEW documentation placed on the website in July, 2013
Documentation on Emotional: Meta-emotion
Variable information and questionnaires on Emotional: Meta-emotion

NEW documentation placed on the website in May, 2013
Documentation on Cognition: Probable dementia (PDF in English)
Variable information and questionnaires on Physical: Physical Limitations

NEW documentation placed on the website in April, 2013
Updated documentation on Care: Needs Assessment (April, 2013)
Documentation on Physical: Early life physical activity (January, 2008)

NEW documentation placed on the website in February, 20 13
Documentation about Data quality under ..> Data > Data collections > LASA
Updated documents on Cognitive: MMSE and Memory complaints

NEW documentation placed on the website in December, 2012
Documentation on Physical: Algorithms for cardiac diseases and cardiovascular diseases (January, 2003).

NEW documentation placed on the website in September, 2012
Variable information and questionnaire on Emotional: Depression (CES-D) added for H-wave

NEW documentation placed on the website in July, 2012
Variable information and questionnaires on Emotional: Mastery, Self-esteem, and Perceived Self-efficacy

NEW documentation placed on the website in April, 2012
Variable information and questionnaires on Social: Employment Status

Documentation on Biomaterial: cholesterol, COLIA1 and SAP

NEW documentation placed on the website in February, 2012
Documentation on Physical: Diet and Food consumption

The information on Emotional: HADS-A has been updated.

Syntax LASA Physical Activity G wave

NEW documentation placed on the website in January, 2012
Documentation on Physical: Metabolic syndrome and Mortality

Variable information and questionnaires on Emotional: Anxiety and Depression