Chef de service de gériatrie. INCMNSZ – Mexique
Chercheur
PH

M.D.

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City

Internal Medicine

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City

Geriatrics

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City

M.SC.

Université de Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada

Ph.D.

Université de Bordeaux 2 Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France

Head of the Geriatrics department 

Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Medicas y Nutrición “Salvador Zubirán”, Mexico.

2015

 

  • Herrera-Badilla A, Navarrete-Reyes AP, Amieva H, Ávila-Funes JA. Loneliness is associated with frailty among community-dwelling elderly. J Am Geriatr Soc2015;63:607-609. doi: 10.1111/jgs.13308.

 

  • Tabue-Teguo M, Le Goff M, Ávila-Funes JA, Frison E, Helmer C, Féart C, Amieva H, Dartigues JF.Walking and psichomotor speed in the elderly: concordance, correlates and prediction of death. J Nutr Health Aging2015;19:468-473. doi: 10.1007/s12603-014-0560-y.

 

  • Ávila-Funes JA, Ledesma-Heyer JP, Navarrete-Reyes AP, Chavira-Ramírez R, Boeck-Quirasco L, Aguilar-Navarro S. Association between higher estradiol serum levels and delirium among hospitalized elderly women. Rev Invest Clin2015;67:20-24.

 

  • Aguilar-Navarro SG, Amieva H, Gutiérrez-Robledo LM, Ávila-Funes JA. Frailty among Mexican community-dwelling elderly: a story told 11 years later. The Mexican Health and Aging Study. Salud Publica Mex2015;57 Suppl 1:S62-S69.

 

  • Navarrete-Reyes AP, García-Muñoz I, García-Lara JMA, Torres-Carrillo NM, Amieva H, Ávila-Funes JA. 25-OH-Vitamin D is not associated with cognitive performance among Mexican community-dwelling older persons. J Frailty Aging 2015;4:74-79. doi: 10.14283/jfa.2015.44

 

2016

 

  • Ávila-Funes JA, Paniagua-Santos D, Escobar-Rivera V, Navarrete-Reyes AP, Aguilar-Navarro S, Amieva H. Association between employee benefits and frailty in community–dwelling elderly. Geriatr Gerontol Int2016;16:606-611. doi: 10.1111/ggi.12523.

 

  • Manrique-Espinoza B, Salinas-Rodríguez A, Salgado de Snyder N, Moreno-Tamayo K, Gutiérrez-Robledo LM, Ávila-Funes JA. Frailty and social vulnerability in Mexican Deprived and rural settings. J Aging Health2016;28:740-752. doi: 10.1177/0898264315609909.

 

  • Pérez-Suárez TG, Gutiérrez-Robledo LM, Ávila-Funes JA, Acosta JL, Escamilla-Tilch M, Padilla-Gutiérrez JR, Torres-Carrillo N, Torres-Castro S, López-Ortega M, Muñoz-Valle JF, Torres-Carrillo NM. VNTR polymorphisms of the IL-4 and IL-1RN genes and their relationship with frailty syndrome in Mexican community-dwelling elderly. Aging Clin Exp Res. 2016;28:823-832. oi: 10.1007/s40520-015-0503-4.

 

  • Ávila-Funes JA, Belaunzarán-Zamudio PF, Tamez-Rivera O, Crabtree-Ramírez B, Navarrete-Reyes AP, Cuellar-Rodríguez JM, Sierra-Madero J, Amieva H. Correlates of prevalent disability hmong HIV-infected elderly patients. AIDS Res Hum Retrovisuses. 2016;32:155-162. doi: 10.1089/AID.2015.0171

 

  • Gutiérrez-Robledo LM, Ávila-Funes JA, Amieva H, Meillon C, Acosta JL, Navarrete-Reyes AP, Torres-Carrillo N, Muñoz-Valle JF, Torres-Carrillo NM. Association of low serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels with the frailty syndrome in Mexican community-dwelling elderly. Aging Male2016;19:58-63. doi: 10.3109/13685538.2015.1105796

 

  • Pérez-Zepeda MU, Ávila-Funes JA, Gutiérrez-Robledo LM, García-Peña C. Frailty across age groups. J Frailty Aging 2016;5:15-19. doi: 10.14283/jfa.2016.77.

 

  • Ouvrard C, Meillon C, Dartigues JF, Ávila-Funes JA, Amieva H. Psychosocioeconomic precariousness, cognitive decline and risk of developing dementia: A 25-year study. Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord2016;41:137-145. doi: 10.1159/000443790.

 

  • Ávila-Funes JA, Frenk-Freund S. Preface. Rev Invest Clin2016;68:5-6.

 

  • García-Peña C, Ávila-Funes JA, Dent E, Gutiérrez-Robledo L, Pérez-Zepeda M. Frailty prevalence and associated factors in the Mexican health and aging study: A comparison of the frailty index and the phenotype. Exp Gerontol 2016;79:55-60. doi: 10.1016/j.exger.2016.03.016.

 

  • Zamudio A, Ávila-Funes JA, Belaunzarán PF, Suárez K. Association between frailty and cognitive impairment among 50 year-old and over adults with human immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS). J Frailty Aging2016;5(Suppl 1):93. Abstract.

 

  • Aguilar-Navarro SG, Mimenza-Alvarado AJ, Anaya-Escamilla A, Vanegas-Frfano D, Ávila-Funes JA. Asociación entre enfermedades neurológicas y discapacidad en ancianos amblatoiros de una clínica de evaluación geriátrica. J Lat Am Geriatric Med 2016;2:2-7.

 

  • Díaz-Ramos JA, González-Hernández LA, Fraga-Ávila C, Asencio del Real G, Piñeirúa-Menéndez A, Leal-Mora D, Ávila-Funes JA. Nutritional issues in geriatric care: nutrition and HIV. J Lat Am Geriatric Med 2016;2:51-62.

 

2017

 

  • Zamora-Macorra M, Amorin de Castro EF, Ávila-Funes JA, Manrique-Espinoza BS, López-Ridaura R, Sosa-Ortiz AL, Shields PL, Samano-Martin del Campo D. The association between social support and cognitive function in Mexican adults aged 50 and older. Arch Gerontol Ger2017;68:113-118. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.archger.2016.10.005.

 

  • García-Lara JM, Navarrete-reyes AP, Medina-Méndez R, Aguilar-Navarro SG, Ávila-Funes JA. Successful Aging, a new Challenger for developing countries: the Coyoacán Cohort. J Nutr Health Aging2017;21:215-219. doi: 10.1007/s12603-016-0728-8.

 

  • Moreno-Cervantes CA, Mimenza-Alvarado AJ, Aguilar-Navarro SG, Alvarado-Ávila PE, Gutiérrez-Gutiérrez L, Juárez-Arellano S, Ávila-Funes JA. Factors associated with mixed dementia vs Alzheimer disease in elderly Mexican adults. Neurologia2017;32:309-315.doi: 10.1016/j.nrl.2015.12.006.

 

  • Navarrete-Reyes AP, Medina-Rimoldi CT, Ávila-Funes JA. Correlates of subjetive transportation deficiency among older adults attending outpatient in a tertiaty care hospital in Mexico City.Geriatr Gerontol Int2017;17:1893-1898. doi: 10.1111/ggi.12987.

 

  • Aguilar-Navarro SG, Mimenza-Alvarado AJ, Ávila-Funes JA, Juárez-Cedillo T, Bernal-López C, Hernández-Favela CG. Clinical and demographic predictors of conversión to dementia in Mexican eldelry with mild cognitive impairment. Rev Invest Clin2017;69:33-39.

 

  • Ávila-Funes JA, Pelletier A, Meillon C, Catheline G, Periot O, Treviño-Frenk I, Gonzalez-Colaço M, Dartigues JF, Pérès K, Allard M, Dilharreguy B, Amieva H. Vascular cerebral damage in frail older adults: The AMImage study. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2017;72:971-977. doi: 10.1093/gerona/glw347.

 

  • Zamudio A, Belaunzarán PF, Ávila-Funes JA. Determinants of incident frailty among adults aged 50 or older with human immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS). J Frailty Aging2017;6(Suppl 1):175-176. Abstract.

 

  • Ávila-Funes JA, Pelletier A, Meillon C, Catheline G, Treviño-Frenk I, Dartigues JF, Pérès K, Amieva H. Vascular cerebral damage in frail older adults: The AMImage study. J Frailty Aging2017;6(Suppl 1):156. Abstract.

 

  • Aguilar-Navarro SG, Mimneza-Alvarado AJ, Palacios-García A, Samudio-Cruz A, Gutiérrez-Gutiérrez L, Ávila-Funes JA. Validity and reliability of the Spanish versiono f the Montreal cognitive assessment (MoCA) for the detection of cognitive impairmnet in Mexico. Rev Colombiana de Psiquiatría 2017; Jan 23. doi: 1016/j.rcp.2017.05.003

 

  • Tabue-Teguo M, Grasset L, Ávila-FunesJA, Genuer R, Proust-Lima C, Péres K, Féart C, Amieva H, Harmand MGC, Helmer C, Salles N, Rainfray M, Dartigues JF. Prevalence and co-ocurrence of geriatric síndromes in people aged 75 years and older in France: results from the Bordeaux Three-city study. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2017;73:109-116. doi: 10.1093/gerona/glx068.

 

  • Manrique-Espinoza B, Salinas-Rodríguez A, Rosas-Carrasco O, Gutiérrez-Robledo LM, Ávila-Funes Sarcopenia is associated with physical and mental components of health-related quality of life in older adults. J Am Med Dir Assoc.2017;18:636.e1-636.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2017.04.005.

 

  • Bello-Chavolla OY, Aguilar-Salinas CA, Ávila-Funes JA. Geriatric syndromes and not cardiovascular risk factors are associated with cognitive impairment among Mexican community-dwelling elderly with type 2 diabetes. Rev Invest Clin. 2017;69:166-172.

 

  • Tabue-Teguo M, Simo N, Gonzalez-Colaço Harmand M, Cesari M, Ávila-Funes JA, Féart C, Amieva H, Dartigues JF. Frailty in elderly: a brief review. Geriatr Psychol Neuropsychiatr Vieil. 2017;15:127-137. doi: 10.1684/pnv.2017.0670.

 

  • Soto-Perez-de-Celis E, de Glas NA, Hsu T, Kanesvaran R, Steer C, Navarrete-Reyes AP, Battisti NML, Chavarri-Guerra Y, O’Donovan A, Ávila-FunesJA, Hurria A. Global geriatric oncology: Achievement and challenges. J Geriatr Oncol. 2017;8:374-386. doi: 10.1016/j.jgo.2017.06.001.

 

  • Gonzalez-Colaço Harmand M, Meillon C, Bergua V, Tabue Teguo M, Dartigues JF, Ávila-FunesJA, Amieva H. Comparing the predictive value of three definitions of frailty: Results from the Three-City study. Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2017;72:153-163. doi: 10.1016/j.archger.2017.06.005.

 

  • Provencher V, Béland F, Demers L, Desrosiers J, Bier N, Ávila-Funes JA, Galand C, Julien D, Fletcher JD, Trottier L, Hami B. Are frailty components associated with disability in specific activities of daily living in community-dwelling older adults? A multicenter Canadian study. Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2017;73:187-194. doi: 10.1016/j.archger.2017.07.027.

 

  • Kuate-Tegueu C,Avila-FunesJA, Simo N, Le Goff M, Amiéva H, Dartigues JF, Tabue-Teguo M. Association of gait Speedy, psicomotor Speed, and dementia. J Alzheimers Dis. 2017;60:585-592. doi: 10.3233/JAD-170267.

 

  • Soto-Perez-De-Celis E, Kim H, Rojo-Castillo MP, Sun CL, Chavarri-Guerra Y, Navarrete-Reyes AP, Waisman JR, Avila-FunesJA, Aguayo Á, Hurria A. A pilot study o fan accelerometer-equipped smartphone to monitor older adults with cancer receiving chenotherpy in Mexico. J Geriatr Oncol. 2017 Oct 7. pii: S1879-4068(17)30194-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jgo.2017.09.008.

 

  • Ouvrard C, Meillon C, Dartigues JF, Ávila-Funes JA, Amieva H, Carr D. Do individual and geographical deprivation have the same impacto n the risk of dementia? A 25-year follow-up study. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 2017 Oct 25. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbx130.

 

  • Delgado-Arce JC, García-Lara JMA, Pérez-Zepeda MU, Ávila-Funes JA. La fragilidad no se asocia con una baja frecuencia de vacunación en adultos mayores. Salud Publica Mex 2017;54:493. doi: https://doi.org/10.21149/8394.

 

  • Zamudio-Rodríguez A, Aguilar-Navarro S, Avila-Funes Cognitive impairment amon older adults living with HIV7AIDS and frailty. Gac Med Mex. 2017;153:598-607. doi: 10.24875/GMM.17002875.

 

  • Piña-Escudero SD, García-Lara JMA, Avila-Funes Frailty us not associated with mistreatment. J Frailty Aging. 2017;6(4):202-205. doi: 10.14283/jfa.2017.29.

 

2018

 

  • Mimenza-Alvarado AJ, Aguilar-Navarro SG, Ramírez-Sandoval JC, Hernández-Contreras FJ, Anaya-Escamilla A, Avila-Funes JA. Encrucijada riñón-cerebro en el deterioro cognitivo vascular. Rev Mex Neuroci.2018;19:68-79.

 

  • Zamudio-Rodríguez A, Belaunzaran-Zamudio PF, Sierra-Madero J, Cuellar-Rodríguez JM, Crabtree-Ramírez B, Alcalá-Zermeno JL, Amieva H, Avila-Funes Association between frailty and HIV-associated neurodegenerative disorders hmong older adults living with HIV. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2018;34(5):449-455. doi: 10.1089/AID.2017.0100.

 

  • Soto-Perez-de-Celis E, Cordoba R, Gironés R, Karnakis T, Paredero I, Chavarri-Guerra Y, Navarrete-Reyes AP,Avila-Funes  Cancer and aging in Ibero-America. Clin Transl Oncol. 2018 Feb 12. doi: 10.1007/s12094-018-1844-1.

 

  • Cacho-Díaz B, Lorenzana-Mendoza NA, Reyes-Soto G, Avila-Funes JA, Navarrete-Reyes AP. Neurologic manifestations of elderly patients with cancer. Aging Clin Exp Res. 2018 Apr 27. doi: 10.1007/s40520-018-0961-6.

 

  • Avila-Funes JA, Zamudio-Rodríguez A, Muñoz-Nevárez LA, Belaunzarán-Zamudio PF, Díaz-Ramos JA, Alcala-Zermeno JL, Ouvrard C, Sierra-Madero J, Amieva H. Correlates of depressive symptoms hmong older adults living with HIV. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2018 Jun. doi: 10.1002/gps.4922.

 

  • Mimenza-Alvarado A, Aguilar-Navarro SG, Yeverino-Castro S, Mendoza-Franco C, Ávila-Funes JA, Román GC. Neuroimaging characteristics of small-vessel disease in older adults with normal cognition, mild cognitive impairment, and Alzheimer disease. Dement Geriatr Cogn Dis Extra. 2018;8(2):199-206. doi: 10.1159/000488705.

 

  • Rivera-Almaraz A, Manrique-Espinoza B, Ávila-Funes JA, Chatterji S, Naidoo N, Kowal P, Salinas-Rodríguez A. Disability, quality of life and all-cause mortality in older Mexicans adults: association with multimorbidity and frailty. BMC Geriatr2018;18:236. doi: 10.1186/s12877-018-0928-7.

 

  • Aguilar-Navarro SG, Mimenza-Alvarado AJ, Samudio-Cruz MA, Hernández-Contreras FJ, Gutiérrez-Gutiérrez LA, Ramírez-González F, Avila-Funes JA. Validation of the Clock Drawing Test Scoring Method in older adults with neurocognitive disorder. Salud Mental, 2018;41:179-186. doi:10.17711/SM.0185-3325.2018.026.

 

  • Aguilar-Navarro SG, Mimenza-Alvarado AJ, Palacios-García AA, Samudio-Cruz A, Gutiérrez-Gutiérrez LA, Ávila-Funes JA. Validity and reliability of the Spanish version of the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) for the detection of cognitive impairment in Mexico. Rev Colomb Psiquiatr 2018;47:237-243. doi: 10.1016/j.rcp.2017.05.003.

 

2019

 

  • Salinas-Rodríguez A, Manrique-Espinoza B, Heredia-Pi I, Rivera-Almaraz A, Ávila-Funes JA. Healthcare cost of frailty: implications for long-term care. J Am Med Dir Assoc 2019;20:102-103.e2. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2018.09.019.

 

  • Bello-Chavolla OY, Antonio-Villa NE, Vargas-Vázquez A, Ávila-Funes JA, Aguilar-Salinas CA. Pathophysiological mechanisms linking type 2 diabetes and dementia: review of evidence from clinical, translational and epidemiological research. Curr Diabetes Rev2019 Jan 15. doi: 10.2174/1573399815666190115151500.

 

  • Verduzco-Verduzco-Aguirre HC, Navarrete-Reyes AP, Chavarri-Guerra Y, Ávila-Funes JA, Soto-Perez-de-Celis E. The effect of a geriatric oncology clinic on treatment decisions in Mexican older adults with cancer. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019 Jan 14. doi: 10.1111/jgs.15753.

 

  • Ouvrard C, Avila-Funes JA, Dartigues JF, Amieva H, Tabue-Teguo M. The social vulnerability index: assessing replicability in predciting mortality over 27 years. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019 Feb 1. doi: 10.1111/jgs.15812.

 

  • Ouvrard C, Meillon C, Dartigues JF, Tabue Teguo M, Ávila-Funes JA, Amieva H. Psychosocioeconomic precariousness and frailty: the respective contribution in predicting mortality. J Frailty Aging. 2019;8(1):42-47. doi: 10.14283/jfa.2018.36.

 

MD, PhD 

Head of the Geriatrics department 

Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Medicas y Nutrición “Salvador Zubirán”

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