Peter Martin

Summary

Affiliation: Iowa State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Exceptional longevity: an introduction to the Iowa Centenarian Study
    Peter Martin
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 75:297-316. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Stability and change in affect among centenarians
    Peter Martin
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 75:337-49. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint A molecular view of coping behavior in older adults
    P Martin
    Iowa State University, USA
    J Aging Health 13:72-91. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Age changes and differences in personality traits and states of the old and very old
    Peter Martin
    German Centre for Research on Aging, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P144-52. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of personality and health behaviors on fatigue in late and very late life
    Peter Martin
    Gerontology Program, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:P161-6. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Age differences and changes of coping behavior in three age groups: findings from the Georgia Centenarian Study
    Peter Martin
    Iowa State University of Science and Technology, Gerontology Program, Ames, IA 50011 4380, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 66:97-114. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Teaching and learning experiences in a collaborative distance-education environment
    Peter Martin
    Gerontology Program, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 32:215-24. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Affect and loneliness among centenarians and the oldest old: the role of individual and social resources
    Jennifer A Margrett
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies and the Gerontology Program, Iowa State University, Ames, USA
    Aging Ment Health 15:385-96. 2011
  9. pmc Distal and proximal resource influences on economic dependency among the oldest old
    Maurice MacDonald
    Human Development and Family Studies, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA morey ksu edu
    Gerontology 56:100-5. 2010
  10. pmc Correspondence of perceptions about centenarians' mental health
    Maurice MacDonald
    Human Development and Family Studies, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 4380, USA
    Aging Ment Health 13:827-37. 2009

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Exceptional longevity: an introduction to the Iowa Centenarian Study
    Peter Martin
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 75:297-316. 2012
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Stability and change in affect among centenarians
    Peter Martin
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 75:337-49. 2012
    ..The results suggest that continued activity, high levels of financial resources, and self-rated health are important components in affective states among very old adults...
  3. ncbi request reprint A molecular view of coping behavior in older adults
    P Martin
    Iowa State University, USA
    J Aging Health 13:72-91. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess age, gender, ethnicity, and education differences in specific ("molecular") coping behaviors for three older adult age groups...
  4. ncbi request reprint Age changes and differences in personality traits and states of the old and very old
    Peter Martin
    German Centre for Research on Aging, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P144-52. 2002
    ..Stability scores for traits and states were considerably lower for centenarians when compared with the younger age groups...
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of personality and health behaviors on fatigue in late and very late life
    Peter Martin
    Gerontology Program, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:P161-6. 2006
    ..The results suggest that more clinical and research attention should be paid to changes of fatigue in older populations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Age differences and changes of coping behavior in three age groups: findings from the Georgia Centenarian Study
    Peter Martin
    Iowa State University of Science and Technology, Gerontology Program, Ames, IA 50011 4380, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 66:97-114. 2008
    ..Active behavioral and active cognitive coping predicted functional health, active behavioral coping predicted social relations, and avoidance coping predicted negative affect...
  7. doi request reprint Teaching and learning experiences in a collaborative distance-education environment
    Peter Martin
    Gerontology Program, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 32:215-24. 2011
    ..Finally, they summarize a first round of course evaluations in the Great Plains IDEA gerontology master's program...
  8. doi request reprint Affect and loneliness among centenarians and the oldest old: the role of individual and social resources
    Jennifer A Margrett
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies and the Gerontology Program, Iowa State University, Ames, USA
    Aging Ment Health 15:385-96. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc Distal and proximal resource influences on economic dependency among the oldest old
    Maurice MacDonald
    Human Development and Family Studies, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA morey ksu edu
    Gerontology 56:100-5. 2010
    ..Previous studies have not established which characteristics may contribute to economic dependency among the oldest old...
  10. pmc Correspondence of perceptions about centenarians' mental health
    Maurice MacDonald
    Human Development and Family Studies, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 4380, USA
    Aging Ment Health 13:827-37. 2009
    ..Often proxy and interviewer reports are obtained in studies of the oldest-old and become a primary source of information...
  11. pmc Depression among centenarians and the oldest old: contributions of cognition and personality
    Jennifer Margrett
    Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
    Gerontology 56:93-9. 2010
    ..These realities have significant implications for older adults' day-to-day functioning, particularly among the oldest old...
  12. ncbi request reprint Handgrip strength, positive affect, and perceived health are prospectively associated with fewer functional limitations among centenarians
    Warren D Franke
    Department of Kinesiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 75:351-63. 2012
    ..Thus, physical health as assessed by handgrip strength, but not by physical activity, is associated with better functioning in centenarians...
  13. doi request reprint Perceptions of technology among older adults
    Melinda Heinz
    Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 39:42-51. 2013
    ..The themes have important implications for future technology developed for older adults; in particular, older adults were willing and eager to adopt new technology when usefulness and usability outweighed feelings of inadequacy...
  14. pmc Do centenarians have higher levels of depression? Findings from the Georgia Centenarian Study
    Laura T Scheetz
    Center on Aging, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 50011, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:238-42. 2012
    ..To examine age differences on specific items and subscales of the Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Personality, relationship closeness, and loneliness of oldest old adults and their children
    M V Long
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 55:P311-9. 2000
    ..Perceptions of childhood attachment to parents increased current affection and association with and fulfillment of parents' expectations...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cognitive status and change among Iowa centenarians
    Jennifer A Margrett
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 75:317-35. 2012
    ....
  17. pmc The Relationship between Physical Health and Psychological Well-Being among Oldest-Old Adults
    Jinmyoung Cho
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Aging Res 2011:605041. 2011
    ..Subjective health took the role of a mediator between objective health and psychological well-being. These results highlight the status and perceptions of health as a critical indicator for well-being in extreme old age...
  18. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in the effects of disease and disability on depressive symptoms: the role of age and subjective health
    Yuri Jang
    University of South Florida, Department of Aging and Mental Health, Florida Mental Health Institute, Tampa 33612, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 59:125-37. 2004
    ..Issues such as age differences within older populations, the resilience of centenarians, and the intervening roles of subjective health are further discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Y chromosome detection by Real Time PCR and pyrophosphorolysis-activated polymerisation using free fetal DNA isolated from maternal plasma
    Elles M J Boon
    Leiden University Medical Center, Center for Human and Clinical Genetics, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Prenat Diagn 27:932-7. 2007
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Buried alive: an unusual problem at the end of life
    Mark N Polizzotto
    Department of Haematology, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Palliat Care 22:117-8. 2006