T M Gadalla

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sense of mastery, social support, and health in elderly Canadians
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, 246 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5S 1A1
    J Aging Health 21:581-95. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Determinants, correlates and mediators of psychological distress: a longitudinal study
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculy of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 68:2199-205. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Unhealthy behaviours among Canadian adolescents: prevalence, trends and correlates
    T M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Chronic Dis Inj Can 32:156-63. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of mastery and social support in the association between life stressors and psychological distress in older Canadians
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Department of Social Work, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Gerontol Soc Work 53:512-30. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Relative body weight and disability in older adults: results from a national survey
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, 246 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A1, Canada
    J Aging Health 22:403-18. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of obesity with mood and anxiety disorders in the adult general population
    T M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    Chronic Dis Can 30:29-36. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Socioeconomic gradient of functional limitations in individuals diagnosed with mood disorders
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Women Health 49:181-96. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity in women with disordered eating behavior: a national study
    Tahany Gadalla
    Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Women Health 48:467-84. 2008
  9. pmc Examining the lag time between state-level income inequality and individual disabilities: a multilevel analysis
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Am J Public Health 98:2187-90. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Disability associated with comorbid anxiety disorders in women with chronic physical illness in Ontario, Canada
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Women Health 48:1-20. 2008

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Sense of mastery, social support, and health in elderly Canadians
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, 246 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5S 1A1
    J Aging Health 21:581-95. 2009
    ..This study aims to examine the structural relationships among sense of mastery (SOM), income level, social support, physical health, and stress in older Canadians, while controlling for demographic characteristics...
  2. doi request reprint Determinants, correlates and mediators of psychological distress: a longitudinal study
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculy of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 68:2199-205. 2009
    ..Findings emphasize the importance of allocating resources to groups at high risk of developing distress, such as the poor and the physically unhealthy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Unhealthy behaviours among Canadian adolescents: prevalence, trends and correlates
    T M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Chronic Dis Inj Can 32:156-63. 2012
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of mastery and social support in the association between life stressors and psychological distress in older Canadians
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Department of Social Work, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Gerontol Soc Work 53:512-30. 2010
    ..These associations were somewhat stronger for men compared with women. Socio-economic conditions played a minor role in the stress-mental health relationship for both genders...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relative body weight and disability in older adults: results from a national survey
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, 246 Bloor St W, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A1, Canada
    J Aging Health 22:403-18. 2010
    ..Furthermore, the study examined the relationship between these limitations and the whole range of relative body weight while controlling for the above determinants...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of obesity with mood and anxiety disorders in the adult general population
    T M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    Chronic Dis Can 30:29-36. 2009
    ..Implications for health care providers and suggestions for future research are discussed...
  7. doi request reprint Socioeconomic gradient of functional limitations in individuals diagnosed with mood disorders
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Women Health 49:181-96. 2009
    ..These findings suggest the importance of assessing functional limitations in individuals with mood disorders, especially those living in disadvantaged economic conditions...
  8. doi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity in women with disordered eating behavior: a national study
    Tahany Gadalla
    Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Women Health 48:467-84. 2008
    ..The findings highlight the importance of taking age into consideration when developing assessment instruments and treatment strategies to address the co-occurrence of eating disorders and other psychiatric disorders...
  9. pmc Examining the lag time between state-level income inequality and individual disabilities: a multilevel analysis
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Am J Public Health 98:2187-90. 2008
    ..Income inequality in 1986 had the strongest correlation with 2006 disability levels. Odds ratios were consistently 10% higher for those born in the same state compared with the total population...
  10. doi request reprint Disability associated with comorbid anxiety disorders in women with chronic physical illness in Ontario, Canada
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Women Health 48:1-20. 2008
    ..Our findings underscore the importance of early detection and treatment of anxiety disorders in the physically ill, especially those who also suffer from mood disorders...
  11. ncbi request reprint Eating disorders and associated psychiatric comorbidity in elderly Canadian women
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Womens Ment Health 11:357-62. 2008
    ..Results indicate that the risk of having eating disorders is a lifelong concern. Hence, older women should be screened for symptoms of disordered eating and associated psychiatric comorbidity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association of comorbid mood disorders and chronic illness with disability and quality of life in Ontario, Canada
    T Gadalla
    Faculty of Social Work at the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 1A1
    Chronic Dis Can 28:148-54. 2008
    ..Health care providers are urged to proactively screen chronically ill patients for mood disorders, particularly among the subgroups found to have elevated risk for these disorders...
  13. doi request reprint Comparison of users and non-users of mental health services among depressed women: a national study
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, 246 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5S 1A1
    Women Health 47:1-19. 2008
    ..Our findings signify a need for screening women at high risk of depression, especially those identified as more likely not to seek treatment...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cancer patients' use of social work services in Canada: prevalence, profile, and predictors of use
    Tahany M Gadalla
    Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Health Soc Work 32:189-96. 2007
    ..Findings of this study, never reported before, offer information important for identifying barriers to service use and for future planning of social work services and resources...
  15. ncbi request reprint Co-occurrence of eating disorders and alcohol use disorders in women: a meta analysis
    T Gadalla
    Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Arch Womens Ment Health 10:133-40. 2007
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Eating disorders and substance abuse in Canadian men and women: a national study
    Tahany Gadalla
    Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, 246 Bloor Street W, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Eat Disord 15:189-203. 2007
    ..The study findings support the importance of developing assessment instruments and treatment strategies that address the co-occurrence of eating disorders and substance use for both women and men...
  17. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of health and demographic correlates of stigma towards people living with HIV
    C Logie
    Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    AIDS Care 21:742-53. 2009
    ..Additionally, HIV-related stigma scales should be developed and validated, so that future studies using them are able to report findings that are operationally and conceptually consistent...