Matthew E Dupre
Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
- The cumulative effect of unemployment on risks for acute myocardial infarctionMatthew E Dupre
Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
Arch Intern Med 172:1731-7. 2012..Little is known about the cumulative effect of multiple job losses and unemployment on the risks for acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
- Survival differences among native-born and foreign-born older adults in the United StatesMatthew E Dupre
Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
PLoS ONE 7:e37177. 2012..Life expectancies of the U.S. foreign born are compared to other developed nations and the foreign-born contribution to total life expectancy (TLE) in the United States is assessed...
- Psychological well-being of the institutionalized and community-residing oldest old in China: the role of childrenGuangya Liu
School of Law, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
Soc Sci Med 75:1874-82. 2012..The results underscore the importance of family dynamics for the psychological health of the institutionalized population in a historically family-care oriented society...
- Socioeconomic status and the Black-White mortality crossoverJessica M Sautter
Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Am J Public Health 102:1566-71. 2012..We investigated associations among age, race, socioeconomic status (SES), and mortality in older persons and whether low SES contributes to the Black-White mortality crossover (when elevated age-specific mortality rates invert)...
- Frailty and type of death among older adults in China: prospective cohort studyMatthew E Dupre
Department of Sociology and Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
BMJ 338:b1175. 2009..To examine the association between frailty and type of death among the world's largest oldest-old population in China...
- Characteristics of the institutionalized and community-residing oldest-old in ChinaDanan Gu
Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Duke University, 200 Trent Dr, Busse Bldg, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Soc Sci Med 64:871-83. 2007..However, the mortality differential is eliminated once the sociodemographic, family caregiving, and health characteristics of the oldest-old are taken into account. The implications of these findings are discussed...