J C Hays

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Clergy-laity support and patients' mood during serious illness: a cross-sectional epidemiologic study
    Judith C Hays
    Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Palliat Support Care 9:273-80. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Living arrangements and health status in later life: a review of recent literature
    Judith C Hays
    Geriatric Psychiatry and Gerontological Nursing, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Public Health Nurs 19:136-51. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The effects of nutrition-related factors on four-year mortality among a biracial sample of community-dwelling elders in the North Carolina piedmont
    Judith C Hays
    School of Nursing, Duke University, Durham, NC, 27710, USA
    J Nutr Elder 25:41-67. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Does social support buffer functional decline in elderly patients with unipolar depression?
    J C Hays
    Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:1850-5. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Competing risk of household expansion or institutionalization in late life
    Judith C Hays
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 58:S11-20. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Drusilla Rageu Poole 1921-1981
    Judith C Hays
    Public Health Nursing, Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Public Health Nurs 25:98-100. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Incorporating a built environment module into an accelerated second-degree community health nursing course
    Judith C Hays
    Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:442-52. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The relationship between religious activities and cigarette smoking in older adults
    H G Koenig
    Center for the Study of Religion Spirituality and Health, Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 53:M426-34. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and physical correlates of chronic depression
    J C Hays
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Psychiatry Res 72:149-59. 1997
  10. ncbi request reprint Social correlates of the dimensions of depression in the elderly
    J C Hays
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:P31-9. 1998

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. pmc Clergy-laity support and patients' mood during serious illness: a cross-sectional epidemiologic study
    Judith C Hays
    Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Palliat Support Care 9:273-80. 2011
    ..This study assessed whether home visits by clergy or laity provide benefits to seriously ill patients who may have difficulty attending religious services...
  2. ncbi request reprint Living arrangements and health status in later life: a review of recent literature
    Judith C Hays
    Geriatric Psychiatry and Gerontological Nursing, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Public Health Nurs 19:136-51. 2002
    ..The article then summarizes qualitative and quantitative evidence in support of the proposed model. Key areas for nursing research and strategies for applying available research are identified...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effects of nutrition-related factors on four-year mortality among a biracial sample of community-dwelling elders in the North Carolina piedmont
    Judith C Hays
    School of Nursing, Duke University, Durham, NC, 27710, USA
    J Nutr Elder 25:41-67. 2005
    ..Neither BMI nor waist circumference conferred significant mortality risk. These population-based findings suggest relationships between nutrition risk factors and mortality that are unique and require further focused studies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does social support buffer functional decline in elderly patients with unipolar depression?
    J C Hays
    Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:1850-5. 2001
    ..This study tested whether social support protects against functional decline, either generally or selectively, in the most severely depressed elderly patients undergoing treatment for major depressive disorder...
  5. ncbi request reprint Competing risk of household expansion or institutionalization in late life
    Judith C Hays
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 58:S11-20. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate predictors of change in household size and institutionalization in late life...
  6. doi request reprint Drusilla Rageu Poole 1921-1981
    Judith C Hays
    Public Health Nursing, Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Public Health Nurs 25:98-100. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Incorporating a built environment module into an accelerated second-degree community health nursing course
    Judith C Hays
    Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:442-52. 2006
    ..The goal of the module was to provide nursing students with an organizing framework for integrating environmental health into clinical practice and an innovative tool for understanding community-level components of public health...
  8. ncbi request reprint The relationship between religious activities and cigarette smoking in older adults
    H G Koenig
    Center for the Study of Religion Spirituality and Health, Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 53:M426-34. 1998
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the relationship between religious activities and cigarette smoking in community-dwelling older adults...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and physical correlates of chronic depression
    J C Hays
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Psychiatry Res 72:149-59. 1997
    ..These findings require special emphasis where treatment for chronic major depression is divorced from considerations of the social environment and functional capacity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Social correlates of the dimensions of depression in the elderly
    J C Hays
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:P31-9. 1998
    ..Positive affect was also buttressed by helping others. These patterns have particular relevance where treatment for depression is divorced from considerations of the social environment of the elderly patient...
  11. ncbi request reprint Disability in geriatric depression
    D C Steffens
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 7:34-40. 1999
    ..Clinicians should be aware that substantial IADL impairment may accompany mild cognitive impairment associated with depression in older patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Does religious attendance prolong survival? A six-year follow-up study of 3,968 older adults
    H G Koenig
    Duke University of Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 54:M370-6. 1999
    ..Vital status of members was then determined prospectively over the next 6 years (1986 1992). Time (days) to death or censoring in days was analyzed using a Cox proportional hazards regression model...
  13. ncbi request reprint Does private religious activity prolong survival? A six-year follow-up study of 3,851 older adults
    H M Helm
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 55:M400-5. 2000
    ..Previous studies have linked higher religious attendance and longer survival. In this study, we examine the relationship between survival and private religious activity...
  14. ncbi request reprint The Spiritual History Scale in four dimensions (SHS-4): validity and reliability
    J C Hays
    Department of Psychiatry and School of Nursing, Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Gerontologist 41:239-49. 2001
    ..Family History of Religiousness was unrelated to late-life health. Evaluation of the Spiritual History Scale in Four Dimensions (SHS-4) across geographical settings, cultural subgroups, age cohorts, and clinical samples is warranted...
  15. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure and mortality risk in older people: comparison between African Americans and whites
    D G Blazer
    Duke University Medical Center and the Duke University Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Durham, North Carolina 22710, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 49:375-81. 2001
    ..Diastolic pressure was a risk factor for whites only...
  16. ncbi request reprint Identifying, recruiting, and retaining seriously-ill patients and their caregivers in longitudinal research
    Karen E Steinhauser
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VA Medical Center, Duke University, NC 27705, USA
    Palliat Med 20:745-54. 2006
    ..The palliative care literature is replete with descriptions of studies unable to meet enrollment goals, and that as a result, do not have adequate power to test hypotheses or draw conclusions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic characteristics of the neighborhood and depressive symptoms in older adults: using multilevel modeling in geriatric psychiatry
    Celia F Hybels
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:498-506. 2006
    ..Our objective was to examine the association between neighborhood context and level of depressive symptomatology in older adults in a diverse geographic region of central North Carolina...
  18. ncbi request reprint APOE epsilon4 as a predictor of subjective quality of life in a biracial older person community sample
    Dan G Blazer
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Aging Health 15:645-60. 2003
    ..The findings do not contradict the previous association of epsilon4 with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and other conditions. Such conditions continue to merit full attention...
  19. ncbi request reprint The impact of religious practice and religious coping on geriatric depression
    Hayden B Bosworth
    Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:905-14. 2003
    ..We set out to determine the relationship of religiousness with depression outcome after considering clinical factors...
  20. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and clinical predictors of unipolar depression outcome in older adults
    Hayden B Bosworth
    Health Services Research and Development, Building 16 Rm 70, Durham VAMC, 508 Fulton Street, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:238-46. 2002
    ..This study examined psychosocial and clinical predictors of depression non-remittance among a sample of initially clinically depressed elders...
  21. ncbi request reprint Allelic differences in the serotonin transporter-linked polymorphic region in geriatric depression
    David C Steffens
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:185-91. 2002
    ..The findings raise the possibility that this genetic locus may exert differential effects based on gender, increasing risk in men, and increasing risk of recurrence in women...
  22. ncbi request reprint Preference for place of death in a continuing care retirement community
    J C Hays
    Department of Psychiatry, and Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Gerontologist 41:123-8. 2001
    ..To describe death-related planning and preferences for place of death among well elders in a community characterized by a low rate of hospital deaths...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dexamethasone suppression test identifies a subset of elderly depressed patients with reduced platelet serotonin transport and resistance to imipramine inhibition of transport
    T A Slotkin
    Department of Pharmacology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Depress Anxiety 6:19-25. 1997
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  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical correlates of anxious depression among elderly patients with depression
    Neelum D Jeste
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, Duke University Medical Center, Geriatric, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Affect Disord 90:37-41. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the clinical correlates of comorbid anxiety and depression in a sample of older patients with major depression...
  25. ncbi request reprint Abstinence versus alcohol use among elderly rural Baptists: a test of reference group theory and health outcomes
    D G Blazer
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Aging Ment Health 6:47-54. 2002
    ..More frequent church attendance among African-American Baptists, but not for White Baptists, was strongly associated with abstinence from alcohol...
  26. ncbi request reprint Spiritual turning points and perceived control over the life course
    Katherine L Fiori
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48106 1248, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 59:391-420. 2004
    ..In addition to creating a model of God-mediated control, the study's findings suggest a relationship between recall for type of control during a spiritual turning point and the interpretation of that turning point in late life...
  27. doi request reprint Surge capacity of public health nurses
    Judith C Hays
    Public Health Nurs 25:293-4. 2008
  28. doi request reprint The daunting complexity of a data point
    Judith C Hays
    Public Health Nurs 25:201-2. 2008
  29. ncbi request reprint The nurse stump
    Judith C Hays
    Public Health Nurs 21:199. 2004
  30. ncbi request reprint Lost in translation
    Judith C Hays
    Public Health Nurs 24:489-90. 2007
  31. ncbi request reprint Invitation for simulations
    Judith C Hays
    Public Health Nurs 24:99-100. 2007
  32. ncbi request reprint A review of spiritual and religious measures in nursing research journals: 1995-1999
    Shelley Dean Kilpatrick
    UCLA Rand Center for Adolescent Health Promotion, USA
    J Relig Health 44:55-66. 2005
    ..A series of systematic reviews has revealed relatively high levels of interest in religion and spirituality in different nursing specialties, but not in general nursing research journals...
  33. ncbi request reprint Where do continuing care retirement community residents die?
    Anthony N Galanos
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1401-2. 2004
  34. ncbi request reprint From narrow to novice in environmental health nursing
    Judith C Hays
    Public Health Nurs 22:269-70. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Elementary, my dear readers
    Judith C Hays
    Public Health Nurs 23:203-4. 2006
  36. ncbi request reprint Teaching with an eye on the storm
    Judith C Hays
    Public Health Nurs 23:1. 2006
  37. ncbi request reprint Busy/dying
    Judith C Hays
    Public Health Nurs 20:165-6. 2003