Research Output 1988 2017

2017

Disability Measurement in the Health and Retirement Study

Agree, E. M. & Wolf, D. A. Oct 31 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Unknown Journal. 20170029

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Retirement
Health
Social Participation
Berlin
Health and Retirement Study

Social changes in women's roles, families, and generational ties

Agree, E. M. Jun 1 2017 In : Generations. 41, 2, p. 63-70 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

women's role
Social Change
social change
Intergenerational Relations
Intergenerational relations
2016

Disaster Preparedness Among Older Japanese Adults With Long-Term Care Needs and Their Family Caregivers

Wakui, T., Agree, E. M., Saito, T. & Kai, I. Jul 27 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Long-Term Care
Disasters
Caregivers
Earthquakes
Japan
2015

"It's got to be on this page": Age and cognitive style in a study of online health information seeking

Agree, E. M., King, A. C., Castro, C. M., Wiley, A. & Borzekowski, D. L. G. Mar 1 2015 In : Journal of Medical Internet Research. 17, 3, e79

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Literacy
Health
Internet
Public Health Schools
Education

Older adults' favorite activities are resoundingly active: Findings from the NHATS study

Szanton, S. L., Walker, R. K., Roberts, L., Thorpe, R. J., Wolff, J., Agree, E., Roth, D. L., Gitlin, L. N. & Seplaki, C. Mar 1 2015 In : Geriatric Nursing. 36, 2, p. 131-135 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health
Logistic Models
Jogging
Exercise
Independent Living
2014
Self-Help Devices
Women's Health
Lower Extremity
Observation
Prospective Studies

Behavioral adaptation and late-life disability: A new spectrum for assessing public health impacts

Freedman, V. A., Kasper, J. D., Spillman, B. C., Agree, E. M., Mor, V., Wallace, R. B. & Wolf, D. A. Feb 2014 In : American Journal of Public Health. 104, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Care
Public Health
Quality of Life
Equipment and Supplies
Medicare

Reliability and validity of self-care and mobility accommodations measures in the national health and aging trends study

Freedman, V. A., Agree, E. M., Cornman, J. C., Spillman, B. C. & Kasper, J. D. Dec 1 2014 In : Gerontologist. 54, 6, p. 944-951 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Care
Reproducibility of Results
Self-Help Devices
Health
Equipment and Supplies
Technology
Self-Help Devices
Quality of Life
Family Health
Disabled Persons

Why do lifespan variability trends for the young and old diverge? A perturbation analysis

Engelman, M., Caswell, H. & Agree, E. M. 2014 In : Demographic Research. 30, 1, p. 1367-1396 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

life-span
trend
mortality
life expectancy
divergence
2013

Moving Considerations: A Longitudinal Analysis of Parent-Child Residential Proximity for Older Americans

Zhang, Y., Engelman, M. & Agree, E. M. Nov 2013 In : Research on Aging. 35, 6, p. 663-687 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

parents
Parents
family member
assistance
Retirement

Returns on Lifetime Investments in Children in Egypt

Cunningham, S. A., Yount, K. M., Engelman, M. & Agree, E. 2013 In : Demography. 50, 2, p. 699-724 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Egypt
assistance
parents
child education
marriage
2012

Effects of home, outside leisure, social, and peer activity on psychological health among Japanese family caregivers

Wakui, T., Saito, T., Agree, E. M. & Kai, I. May 1 2012 In : Aging and Mental Health. 16, 4, p. 500-506 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leisure Activities
Caregivers
Psychology
Health
Depression

Gender and material transfers between older parents and children in Ismailia, Egypt

Yount, K. M., Cunningham, S. A., Engelman, M. & Agree, E. M. Feb 2012 In : Journal of Marriage and Family. 74, 1, p. 116-131 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Egypt
parents
gender
father
caregiving
2011

A quality-of-life scale for assistive technology: Results of a pilot study of aging and technology

Agree, E. M. & Freedman, V. A. Dec 2011 In : Physical Therapy. 91, 12, p. 1780-1788 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self-Help Devices
Quality of Life
Technology
Population
Cross-Sectional Studies
Independent Living
Activities of Daily Living
Quality of Life
Control Groups
Occupational Therapy

Grandparental caregiving, income inequality and respiratory infections in elderly US individuals

Cohen, S. A., Agree, E. M., Ahmed, S. & Naumova, E. N. Mar 2011 In : Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 65, 3, p. 246-253 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Respiratory Tract Infections
Human Influenza
Caregivers
Pneumonia
Age Groups

The health of older women after high parity in taft, Iran

Hosseini-Chavoshi, M., Abbasi-Shavazi, M. J., Engelman, M., Agree, E. & Bishai, D. Nov 2011 In : Asian Population Studies. 7, 3, p. 263-274 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Iran
health
history
marital status
fertility

Validation of new measures of disability and functioning in the national health and aging trends study

Freedman, V. A., Kasper, J. D., Cornman, J. C., Agree, E. M., Bandeen-Roche, K., Mor, V., Spillman, B. C., Wallace, R. & Wolf, D. A. Sep 2011 In : Journals of Gerontology - Series A Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences. 66 A, 9, p. 1013-1021 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health
Interviews
Aptitude
Validation Studies
Reproducibility of Results
2010

Childhood Hib vaccination and pneumonia and influenza burden in US seniors

Cohen, S. A., Ahmed, S., Klassen, A. C., Agree, E. M., Louis, T. A. & Naumova, E. N. Jun 17 2010 In : Vaccine. 28, 28, p. 4462-4469 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Haemophilus influenzae type b
childhood
influenza
Human Influenza
pneumonia

Parity and parents' health in later life: The gendered case of Ismailia, Egypt

Engelman, M., Agree, E. M., Yount, K. M. & Bishai, D. 2010 In : Population Studies. 64, 2, p. 165-178 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Egypt
parents
father
health
economic factors
Cognition
Alzheimer Disease
Cognitive Reserve
Odds Ratio
Linguistics

The implications of increased survivorship for mortality variation in aging populations

Engelman, M., Canudas-Romo, V. & Agree, E. M. Sep 2010 In : Population and Development Review. 36, 3, p. 511-539 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

aging population
survivorship
mortality
mortality risk
life expectancy

Trends for influenza and pneumonia hospitalization in the older population: Age, period, and cohort effects

Cohen, S. A., Klassen, A. C., Ahmed, S., Agree, E. M., Louis, T. A. & Naumova, E. N. Aug 2010 In : Epidemiology and Infection. 138, 8, p. 1135-1145 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cohort Effect
Human Influenza
Pneumonia
Hospitalization
Population
2009

Commentaries

Agree, E. 2009 In : International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation. 16, 10, p. 555-556 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

Self-selected walking speed was consistent when recorded while using a cane

Weiss, C. O., Seplaki, C. L., Wolff, J. L., Kasper, J. D. & Agree, E. M. Jun 2008 In : Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 61, 6, p. 622-627 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Canes
Observational Studies
Self-Help Devices
Walking Speed
Women's Health

Unhealthy lifestyles among older adults: Exploring transitions in Mexico and the US

Wong, R., Ofstedal, M. B., Yount, K. & Agree, E. M. 2008 In : European Journal of Ageing. 5, 4, p. 311-326 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mexico
Life Style
Economic Development
Alcohol Drinking
smoking
2006

Fertility decline, family structure, and support for older persons in Latin America and Asia

Glaser, K., Agree, E. M., Costenbader, E., Camargo, A., Trench, B., Natividad, J. & Chuang, Y. L. Apr 2006 In : Journal of Aging and Health. 18, 2, p. 259-291 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Latin America
family structure
Fertility
fertility
Philippines

Trends in the use of assistive technology and personal care for late-life disability, 1992-2001

Freedman, V. A., Agree, E. M., Martin, L. G. & Cornman, J. C. Feb 2006 In : Gerontologist. 46, 1, p. 124-127 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self-Help Devices
Self Care
Technology
2005

Differences in disability among older women and men in Egypt and Tunisia

Yount, K. M. & Agree, E. M. Feb 2005 In : Demography. 42, 1, p. 169-187 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tunisia
Egypt
disability
health
illness

Intergenerational transfers of resources between older persons and extended kin in Taiwan and the Philippines

Agree, E. M., Biddlecom, A. E. & Valente, T. W. Jul 2005 In : Population Studies. 59, 2, p. 181-195 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

intergenerational transfers
Philippines
Taiwan
resources
sibling relations

Measurement of assistive device use: Implications for estimates of device use and disability in late life

Cornman, J. C., Freedman, V. A. & Agree, E. M. Jun 2005 In : Gerontologist. 45, 3, p. 347-358 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self-Help Devices
Equipment and Supplies
Independent Living
Research Personnel
Surveys and Questionnaires
Long-Term Care
Skilled Nursing Facilities
Health
Nursing Care
Medicare

Reconsidering substitution in long-term care: When does assistive technology take the place of personal care?

Agree, E. M., Freedman, V. A., Cornman, J. C., Wolf, D. A. & Marcotte, J. E. Sep 2005 In : Journals of Gerontology - Series B Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 60, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self-Help Devices
Long-Term Care
Patient Care
Aptitude
Disabled Persons

Wheelchairs, walkers, and canes: What does medicare pay for, and who benefits?

Wolff, J. L., Agree, E. M. & Kasper, J. D. Jul 2005 In : Health Affairs. 24, 4, p. 1140-1149 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Walkers
Canes
Wheelchairs
Medicare
Durable Medical Equipment
2004
Quality of Health Care
Patient Care
Logistic Models
Independent Living
Long-Term Care

Factors Influencing the Use of Mobility Technology in Community-Based Long-Term Care

Agree, E. M., Freedman, V. A. & Sengupta, M. Apr 2004 In : Journal of Aging and Health. 16, 2, p. 267-307 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Long-Term Care
Technology
Self-Help Devices
Equipment and Supplies
Health

Gender and use of health care among older adults in Egypt and Tunisia

Yount, K. M., Agree, E. M. & Rebellon, C. Dec 2004 In : Social Science and Medicine. 59, 12, p. 2479-2497 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tunisia
Egypt
health care
gender
Delivery of Health Care

The Power of Older Women and Men in Egyptian and Tunisian Families

Yount, K. M. & Agree, E. M. Feb 2004 In : Journal of Marriage and Family. 66, 1, p. 126-146 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Egypt
Tunisia
participation
widow
health
2003

A comparison of assistive technology and personal care in alleviating disability and unmet need

Agree, E. M. & Freedman, V. A. Jun 2003 In : Gerontologist. 43, 3, p. 335-344 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self-Help Devices
Technology
Long-Term Care
Home Care Services
Health Surveys

Simultaneous care for parents and care for children among mid-life British women and men.

Agree, E., Bissett, B. & Rendall, M. S. 2003 In : Population Trends. 112, p. 29-35 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child Care
Parents
Education
2002
Marital Status
Marriage
marital status
India
marriage

Transfers from older parents to their adult children in Taiwan and the Philippines

Agree, E. M., Biddeecom, A. E., Chang, M. C. & Perez, A. E. 2002 In : Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology. 17, 4, p. 269-294 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Philippines
Adult Children
Taiwan
parents
Parents
2000
Self-Help Devices
Long-Term Care
substitution
Equipment and Supplies
community
1999
Home Health Nursing
Skilled Nursing Facilities
Social Class
Nursing Care
Long-Term Care

The influence of personal care and assistive devices on the measurement of disability

Agree, E. M. Feb 1999 In : Social Science and Medicine. 48, 4, p. 427-443 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self-Help Devices
disability
Long-Term Care
Equipment and Supplies
Activities of Daily Living
1994

The world ages, the family changes - A demographic perspective

Myers, G. C. & Agree, E. M. Mar 1994 In : Ageing International. 21, 1, p. 11-18 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Demography
1991

Labor force participation at older ages in the Western Pacific: A microeconomic analysis

Agree, E. M. & Clark, R. L. Oct 1991 In : Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology. 6, 4, p. 413-429 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

labor force participation
microeconomics
labor force
Fiji
Republic of Korea
1990

Family, households, and care arrangements of frail older women: A structural analysis

Soldo, B. J., Wolf, D. A. & Agree, E. M. 1990 In : Journals of Gerontology. 45, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Long-Term Care
Research
Patient Care
Logistic Models
Surveys and Questionnaires
1988

America's elderly

Soldo, B. J. & Agree, E. M. 1988 In : Population Bulletin. 43, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bulletin
health status
social status
history
Society