Andrew Wister

Summary

Affiliation: Simon Fraser University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint "There's no place like home": an analysis of young adults' mature coresidency in Canada
    Barbara A Mitchell
    Department of Sociology Anthropology Program, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 54:57-84. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint A health profile of community-living nonagenarians in Canada
    Andrew V Wister
    Department of Gerontology, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Aging 26:1-18. 2007
  3. pmc One-year follow-up of a therapeutic lifestyle intervention targeting cardiovascular disease risk
    Andrew Wister
    Department of Gerontology, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 177:859-65. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Lifelong educational practices and resources in enabling health literacy among older adults
    Andrew V Wister
    Department of Gerontology, Simon Fraser University, 2800 515 Hastings Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 5K3, Canada
    J Aging Health 22:827-54. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Predicting self-care behaviors among older adults coping with arthritis: a cross-sectional and 1-year longitudinal comparative analysis
    Leslie McDonald-Miszczak
    Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA, USA
    J Aging Health 17:836-57. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-care dimensions of complementary and alternative medicine use among older adults
    Kristine Votova
    Department of Sociology, University of Victoria, Victoria, Canada
    Gerontology 53:21-7. 2007

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Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint "There's no place like home": an analysis of young adults' mature coresidency in Canada
    Barbara A Mitchell
    Department of Sociology Anthropology Program, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 54:57-84. 2002
    ..The implications of the findings are discussed for transitions to adulthood and family development against a changing social and economic landscape...
  2. ncbi request reprint A health profile of community-living nonagenarians in Canada
    Andrew V Wister
    Department of Gerontology, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Aging 26:1-18. 2007
    ..Other key findings include the strength of sense of belonging, income, and physical activity as potential social determinants of health, connected to particular dimensions of health status...
  3. pmc One-year follow-up of a therapeutic lifestyle intervention targeting cardiovascular disease risk
    Andrew Wister
    Department of Gerontology, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 177:859-65. 2007
    ..In this study, we tested the efficacy of a low-intensity lifestyle intervention aimed at reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease among mid-life individuals...
  4. doi request reprint Lifelong educational practices and resources in enabling health literacy among older adults
    Andrew V Wister
    Department of Gerontology, Simon Fraser University, 2800 515 Hastings Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 5K3, Canada
    J Aging Health 22:827-54. 2010
    ..The goal of this study is to examine the role of lifelong educational and learning practices and resources in enabling health literacy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predicting self-care behaviors among older adults coping with arthritis: a cross-sectional and 1-year longitudinal comparative analysis
    Leslie McDonald-Miszczak
    Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA, USA
    J Aging Health 17:836-57. 2005
    ..The purpose of this investigation is to examine correlates and predictors of self-care activities for persons diagnosed with arthritis both cross-sectionally and longitudinally...
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-care dimensions of complementary and alternative medicine use among older adults
    Kristine Votova
    Department of Sociology, University of Victoria, Victoria, Canada
    Gerontology 53:21-7. 2007
    ..There is a lack of understanding about the patterns and rates of CAM use among older adults owing to a lack of research on specific types of CAM...