S L Szanton

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Racial discrimination is associated with a measure of red blood cell oxidative stress: a potential pathway for racial health disparities
    Sarah L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Int J Behav Med 19:489-95. 2012
  2. pmc Allostatic load: a mechanism of socioeconomic health disparities?
    Sarah L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 7:7-15. 2005
  3. pmc Community aging in place, advancing better living for elders: a bio-behavioral-environmental intervention to improve function and health-related quality of life in disabled older adults
    Sarah L Szanton
    Department of Health Systems and Outcomes, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:2314-20. 2011
  4. pmc Examining mindfulness-based stress reduction: perceptions from minority older adults residing in a low-income housing facility
    Sarah L Szanton
    Department of Health Systems and Outcomes, Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:44. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Facilitating resilience using a society-to-cells framework: a theory of nursing essentials applied to research and practice
    Sarah L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 33:329-43. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Taking charge of the challenge: factors to consider in taking your first nurse practitioner job
    Sarah L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 22:356-60. 2010
  7. pmc Life-course financial strain and health in African-Americans
    Sarah L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, United States
    Soc Sci Med 71:259-65. 2010
  8. pmc Education in time: cohort differences in educational attainment in African-American twins
    Sarah L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e7664. 2009
  9. pmc Socioeconomic status is associated with frailty: the Women's Health and Aging Studies
    S L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins University Center on Aging and Health, 525 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 424, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:63-7. 2010
  10. pmc Effect of financial strain on mortality in community-dwelling older women
    Sarah L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, 525 N Wolfe street 424, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:S369-74. 2008

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Racial discrimination is associated with a measure of red blood cell oxidative stress: a potential pathway for racial health disparities
    Sarah L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Int J Behav Med 19:489-95. 2012
    ..Small clinical studies suggest that psychological stress may increase oxidative stress. However, confirmation of this association in epidemiological studies has been limited by homogenous populations and unmeasured potential confounders...
  2. pmc Allostatic load: a mechanism of socioeconomic health disparities?
    Sarah L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 7:7-15. 2005
    ..The reviewed articles vary in the justification for inclusion of variables. Recommendations for future research are made in the contexts of measurement, methodology, and racial composition of participants...
  3. pmc Community aging in place, advancing better living for elders: a bio-behavioral-environmental intervention to improve function and health-related quality of life in disabled older adults
    Sarah L Szanton
    Department of Health Systems and Outcomes, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:2314-20. 2011
    ..To determine effect size and acceptability of a multicomponent behavior and home repair intervention for low-income disabled older adults...
  4. pmc Examining mindfulness-based stress reduction: perceptions from minority older adults residing in a low-income housing facility
    Sarah L Szanton
    Department of Health Systems and Outcomes, Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:44. 2011
    ..We sought to understand which parts of MBSR were most important to practicing MBSR members of this population, and to understand whether they apply their training to daily challenges...
  5. doi request reprint Facilitating resilience using a society-to-cells framework: a theory of nursing essentials applied to research and practice
    Sarah L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 33:329-43. 2010
    ..We also summarize how this perspective is essential to optimize patient care and to inform future nursing research...
  6. doi request reprint Taking charge of the challenge: factors to consider in taking your first nurse practitioner job
    Sarah L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 22:356-60. 2010
    ..To describe factors that ensure a smooth transition from nurse practitioner (NP) student to independent NP during the first year of practice...
  7. pmc Life-course financial strain and health in African-Americans
    Sarah L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, United States
    Soc Sci Med 71:259-65. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Education in time: cohort differences in educational attainment in African-American twins
    Sarah L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e7664. 2009
    ....
  9. pmc Socioeconomic status is associated with frailty: the Women's Health and Aging Studies
    S L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins University Center on Aging and Health, 525 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 424, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:63-7. 2010
    ..A study was undertaken to determine (1) the extent to which low SES was associated with increased odds of frailty and (2) whether race was associated with frailty, independent of SES...
  10. pmc Effect of financial strain on mortality in community-dwelling older women
    Sarah L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, 525 N Wolfe street 424, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:S369-74. 2008
    ..We examined the extent to which financial strain was associated with increased mortality risk in older women and whether the relationship differed by race...
  11. pmc Allostatic load and frailty in the women's health and aging studies
    S L Szanton
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 10:248-56. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether allostatic load (AL) was associated with the geriatric syndrome of frailty in older community-dwelling women...
  12. pmc Relationship of race and poverty to lower extremity function and decline: findings from the Women's Health and Aging Study
    Roland James Thorpe
    Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:811-21. 2008
    ..Thus, while race and poverty status were associated with functional deficits in old age, they do not appear to impact the rate of functional decline or progression of disability over 3 years...
  13. ncbi request reprint Biological underpinnings of health alterations in women with PTSD: a sex disparity
    Jessica M Gill
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 7:44-54. 2005
    ....
  14. pmc Evaluation of a mindfulness-based intervention program to decrease blood pressure in low-income African-American older adults
    Priya Palta
    Department of Epidemiology, Center on Aging and Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Urban Health 89:308-16. 2012
    ..Given our preliminary results, larger trials in this hypertensive study population are warranted...
  15. pmc Education predicts incidence of preclinical mobility disability in initially high-functioning older women. The Women's Health and Aging Study II
    Patricia C Gregory
    University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:577-81. 2011
    ..To examine the impact of educational attainment on the incidence of preclinical mobility disability (PCD)...