Frank J Infurna

Summary

Affiliation: Humboldt University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The nature and correlates of change in depressive symptoms with cancer diagnosis: reaction and adaptation
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, USA
    Psychol Aging 28:386-401. 2013
  2. pmc Substantial changes in mastery perceptions of dementia caregivers with the placement of a care recipient
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:202-14. 2013
  3. pmc Long-term antecedents and outcomes of perceived control
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:559-75. 2011
  4. pmc Examining dynamic links between perceived control and health: longitudinal evidence for differential effects in midlife and old age
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, 118 Henderson Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Dev Psychol 47:9-18. 2011
  5. pmc Dynamic links between memory and functional limitations in old age: longitudinal evidence for age-based structural dynamics from the AHEAD study
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:546-58. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The nature and cross-domain correlates of subjective age in the oldest old: Evidence from the OCTO Study
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Aging 25:470-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Level and change in perceived control predict 19-year mortality: findings from the Americans' changing lives study
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University
    Dev Psychol 49:1833-47. 2013
  8. pmc Cohorts based on decade of death: no evidence for secular trends favoring later cohorts in cognitive aging and terminal decline in the AHEAD study
    Gizem Hülür
    Institute of Psychology, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Aging 28:115-27. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Perceived control relates to better functional health and lower cardio-metabolic risk: the mediating role of physical activity
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University
    Health Psychol 33:85-94. 2014

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint The nature and correlates of change in depressive symptoms with cancer diagnosis: reaction and adaptation
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, USA
    Psychol Aging 28:386-401. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Substantial changes in mastery perceptions of dementia caregivers with the placement of a care recipient
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:202-14. 2013
    ..We also explored the role of primary stressors in accounting for mastery changes with placement and whether characteristics of the caregiver and care recipient moderate reactions to placement...
  3. pmc Long-term antecedents and outcomes of perceived control
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:559-75. 2011
    ..Our results provide further impetus to thoroughly examine processes involved in antecedent-consequent relations among perceived control, facets of social life, well-being, and health...
  4. pmc Examining dynamic links between perceived control and health: longitudinal evidence for differential effects in midlife and old age
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, 118 Henderson Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Dev Psychol 47:9-18. 2011
    ..Our discussion focuses on the importance of perceived control for healthy living in old age and the differential implications of perceived control for health in midlife and old age...
  5. pmc Dynamic links between memory and functional limitations in old age: longitudinal evidence for age-based structural dynamics from the AHEAD study
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:546-58. 2011
    ..Our discussion focuses on possible mechanisms why cognitive functioning may serve as a source of age-related changes in health both among the young-old and the old-old...
  6. doi request reprint The nature and cross-domain correlates of subjective age in the oldest old: Evidence from the OCTO Study
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Aging 25:470-6. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest that adaptive capacities may be preserved into advanced age and highlight the pivotal role of perceived control for successful aging...
  7. doi request reprint Level and change in perceived control predict 19-year mortality: findings from the Americans' changing lives study
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University
    Dev Psychol 49:1833-47. 2013
    ..We discuss possible pathways through which perceived control operates to facilitate key health outcomes and consider how their malleability and effectiveness may change with increasing age...
  8. pmc Cohorts based on decade of death: no evidence for secular trends favoring later cohorts in cognitive aging and terminal decline in the AHEAD study
    Gizem Hülür
    Institute of Psychology, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Aging 28:115-27. 2013
    ..We suggest that secular increases in "manufacturing" survival may exacerbate age- and mortality-related cognitive declines among the oldest old...
  9. doi request reprint Perceived control relates to better functional health and lower cardio-metabolic risk: the mediating role of physical activity
    Frank J Infurna
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University
    Health Psychol 33:85-94. 2014
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