MAINTAIN - MAintain Functions and INTrinsec capacities with Aging :
Preventive and personalized INterventional Research

Equipe constitutive du CERPOP, UMR1295, unité mixte INSERM - Université Toulouse III Paul Sabatier
Antoine PIAU  •  chercheur


  1. Piau A, Steinmeyer Z, Mattek N, Lindauer A, Sharma N, Bouranis N, Wild K, Kaye J. Caregiving in Older Adults; Experiences and Attitudes toward Smart Technologies. J Clin Med. 2023 Feb 23;12(5):1789. doi: 10.3390/jcm12051789.
  2. Zacarin A, Gonzales C, Nigon D, Piau A, Bagheri H. Impact of medication reviews on drug-related problems (DRPs) in older patients living in nursing homes in West Occitania. Fundam Clin Pharmacol. 2023 Feb;37(1):182-190. doi: 10.1111/fcp.12820.


  1. Tavassoli N, de Souto Barreto P, Berbon C, Mathieu C, de Kerimel J, Lafont C, Takeda C, Carrie I, Piau A, Jouffrey T, Andrieu S, Nourhashemi F, Beard JR, Soto Martin ME, Vellas B. Implementation of the WHO integrated care for older people (ICOPE) programme in clinical practice: a prospective study. Lancet Healthy Longev. 2022 Jun;3(6):e394-e404. doi: 10.1016/S2666-7568(22)00097-6.


  1. de Souto Barreto P, Pothier K, Soriano G, Lussier M, Bherer L, Guyonnet S, Piau A, Ousset PJ, Vellas B. A Web-Based Multidomain Lifestyle Intervention for Older Adults: The eMIND Randomized Controlled Trial. J Prev Alzheimers Dis. 2021;8(2):142-150. doi: 10.14283/jpad.2020.70.
  2. Piau A, Steinmeyer Z, Cesari M, Kornfeld J, Beattie Z, Kaye J, Vellas B, Nourhashemi F. Intrinsic Capacitiy Monitoring by Digital Biomarkers in Integrated Care for Older People (ICOPE). J Frailty Aging. 2021;10(2):132-138. doi: 10.14283/jfa.2020.51.
  3. Steinmeyer Z, Piau A, Thomazeau J, Kai SHY, Nourhashemi F. Mortality in hospitalised older patients: the WHALES short-term predictive score. BMJ Support Palliat Care. 2021 Nov 25:bmjspcare-2021-003258. doi: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2021-003258. Epub ahead of print.
  4. Tavassoli N, Piau A, Berbon C, De Kerimel J, Lafont C, De Souto Barreto P, Guyonnet S, Takeda C, Carrie I, Angioni D, Paris F, Mathieu C, Ousset PJ, Balardy L, Voisin T, Sourdet S, Delrieu J, Bezombes V, Pons-Pretre V, Andrieu S, Nourhashemi F, Rolland Y, Soto ME, Beard J, Sumi Y, Araujo Carvalho I, Vellas B. Framework Implementation of the INSPIRE ICOPE-CARE Program in Collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) in the Occitania Region. J Frailty Aging. 2021;10(2):103-109. doi: 10.14283/jfa.2020.26.


  1. Ferré F, Boeschlin N, Bastiani B, Castel A, Ferrier A, Bosch L, Muscari F, Kurrek M, Fourcade O, Piau A, Minville V. Improving Provision of Preanesthetic Information Through Use of the Digital Conversational Agent "MyAnesth": Prospective Observational Trial. J Med Internet Res. 2020 Dec 4;22(12):e20455. doi: 10.2196/20455.
  2. Piau A, Bourgade G, Berbon C, Nourhashemi F, Louit C, Balardy L. Access to individualized oncology care for older patients in complex healthcare networks: The skilled nurse. J Geriatr Oncol. 2020;11(5):899-90. doi : 10.1016/j.jgo.2019.10.014.
  3. Piau A, Mattek N, Crissey R, Beattie Z, Dodge H, Kaye J. When Will My Patient Fall ? Sensor-Based In-Home Walking Speed Identifies Future Falls in Older Adults. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2020 Apr 17;75(5):968-973. doi. : 10.1093/gerona/glz128.
  4. Piau A, Mattek N, Duncan C, Sharma N, Riley T, Kaye J. The Five W's of Falls: Weekly Online Health Survey of Community-Dwelling Older Adults: Analysis of 4 Years Prospective Follow-up. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2020 Apr 17;75(5):946-951. doi: 10.1093/gerona/glz114.
  5. Piau A, Vautier C, De Mauleon A, Tchalla A, Rumeau P, Nourhashemi F, Soto-Martin M. Health workers perception on telemedicine in management of neuropsychiatric symptoms in long-term care facilities: Two years follow-up. Geriatr Nurs. 2020 Nov-Dec;41(6):1000-1005. doi: 10.1016/j.gerinurse.2020.07.009. 
  6. Steinmeyer Z, Vienne-Noyes S, Bernard M, Steinmeyer A, Balardy L, Piau A, Sourdet S. Acute Care of Older Patients with COVID-19: Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes. Geriatrics (Basel). 2020 Sep 27;5(4):E65. doi: 10.3390/geriatrics5040065.
  7. Zacarin A, Strumia M, Piau A, Bagheri H. Les médicaments potentiellement inappropriés : adaptation de la liste EU(7)PIM à la pratique médicale française [Potentially inappropriate medication: Adaptation of EU(7)PIM criteria to the French medical practice]. Therapie. 2020 Jun 6:S0040-5957(20)30104-9. French. doi: 10.1016/j.therap.2020.06.001.


  1. Andre L, Gallini A, Montastruc F, Montastruc JL, Piau A, Lapeyre-Mestre M, Gardette V. Association between anticholinergic (atropinic) drug exposure and cognitive function in longitudinal studies among individuals over 50 years old: a systematic review. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2019 Dec;75(12):1631-1644. doi: 10.1007/s00228-019-02744-8.
  2. Piau A, Crissey R, Brechemier D, Balardy L, Nourhashemi F. A smartphone Chatbot application to optimize monitoring of older patients with cancer. Int J Med Inform. 2019 Aug;128:18-23. doi10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2019.05.013.
  3. Piau A, Krams T, Voisin T, Lepage B, Nourhashemi F. Use of a robotic walking aid in rehabilitation to reduce fear of falling is feasible and acceptable from the end user's perspective: A randomised comparative study. Maturitas. 2019 Feb;120:40-46. doi: 10.1016/j.maturitas.20111.008
  4. Piau A, Lepage B, Bernon C, Gleizes MP, Nourhashemi F. Real-Time Detection of Behavioral Anomalies of Older People Using Artificial Intelligence (The 3-PEGASE Study): Protocol for a Real-Life Prospective Trial. JMIR Res Protoc. 2019 Nov 18;8(11):e14245. doi: 10.2196/14245.
  5. Piau A, Rumeau P, Nourhashemi F, Martin MS. Information and Communication Technologies, a Promising Way to Support Pharmacotherapy for the Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia. Front Pharmacol. 2019 Sep 30;10:1122. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2019.01122.
  6. Piau A, Sourdet S, Toulza O, Bernon C, Tavassoli N, Nourhashemi F. Frailty Management in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: Initial Results of a Trained Nurses Program. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2019 May;20(5):642-643. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2018.011.