Perry Edelman

Summary

Affiliation: Mather LifeWays
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of dementia-specific quality of life measures in adult day centers
    Perry Edelman
    Dementia Research, Mather Institute on Aging, Mather LifeWays, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 23:25-42. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Influence of cognitive impairment, functional impairment and care setting on dementia care mapping results
    P Edelman
    Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging, Mather LifeWays, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Aging Ment Health 8:514-23. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of three methods of measuring dementia-specific quality of life: perspectives of residents, staff, and observers
    Perry Edelman
    Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Gerontologist 45:27-36. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Measuring resident and family member determinants of satisfaction with assisted living
    Perry Edelman
    Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging, 1603 Orrington Avenue, Suite 1800, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Gerontologist 46:599-608. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Information and service needs of persons with Alzheimer's disease and their family caregivers living in rural communities
    Perry Edelman
    Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 21:226-33. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Streamlined models of dementia care mapping
    B R Fulton
    Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging, 1603 Orrington Avenue, Suite 1800, Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
    Aging Ment Health 10:343-51. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Dementia care mapping as a research tool
    Philip D Sloane
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:580-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Does delay of hernia repair in minimally symptomatic men burden the patient's family?
    James O Gibbs
    Institute of Healthcare Studies, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:409-12. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessment of patient functional status after surgery
    Martin McCarthy
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 201:171-8. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of inguinal hernia repair on family and other informal caregivers
    Whitney Perkins Witt
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Arch Surg 141:925-30. 2006

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of dementia-specific quality of life measures in adult day centers
    Perry Edelman
    Dementia Research, Mather Institute on Aging, Mather LifeWays, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 23:25-42. 2004
    ..On average, clients rated their DQOL higher than staff. Analyses suggest that functional impairment is associated with poorer DQOL as indicated by staff and observer measures. Possible explanations and implications are explored...
  2. ncbi request reprint Influence of cognitive impairment, functional impairment and care setting on dementia care mapping results
    P Edelman
    Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging, Mather LifeWays, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Aging Ment Health 8:514-23. 2004
    ..Both cognitive status and functional status were found to be associated with DCM scores. Moreover, DCM was sensitive in differentiating among persons with four levels of cognitive impairment. Implications for practice are discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of three methods of measuring dementia-specific quality of life: perspectives of residents, staff, and observers
    Perry Edelman
    Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Gerontologist 45:27-36. 2005
    ..This exploratory study compared three methods of assessing dementia specific quality of life, corresponding to the perspectives of residents, staff members, and trained observers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Measuring resident and family member determinants of satisfaction with assisted living
    Perry Edelman
    Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging, 1603 Orrington Avenue, Suite 1800, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Gerontologist 46:599-608. 2006
    ..This study developed measures of satisfaction with assisted living from residents' and family members' perspectives...
  5. ncbi request reprint Information and service needs of persons with Alzheimer's disease and their family caregivers living in rural communities
    Perry Edelman
    Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 21:226-33. 2006
    ..Patient and family education, as well as referrals for services, must take into account each partner's unique perspective and needs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Streamlined models of dementia care mapping
    B R Fulton
    Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging, 1603 Orrington Avenue, Suite 1800, Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
    Aging Ment Health 10:343-51. 2006
    ..In general, results support the use of certain models for specific purposes. The strengths and limitations of these streamlined models are discussed and recommendations are made...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dementia care mapping as a research tool
    Philip D Sloane
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:580-9. 2007
    ..DCM coding involves continuous observation over a 6-h period, with observers recording a Behavior Category Code (BCC, a recording of activity/interaction) and a Well/Ill Being (WIB) score at 5 min intervals...
  8. ncbi request reprint Does delay of hernia repair in minimally symptomatic men burden the patient's family?
    James O Gibbs
    Institute of Healthcare Studies, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:409-12. 2007
    ..We conducted a clinical trial to determine if delay of repair is a safe and acceptable alternative for men with minimally symptomatic inguinal hernias. Here we report on the effects of delay on the patient's family...
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessment of patient functional status after surgery
    Martin McCarthy
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 201:171-8. 2005
    ..A new functional status assessment instrument, the Activities Assessment Scale (AAS), was designed for a randomized clinical trial evaluating laparoscopic versus open hernia repair procedures...
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of inguinal hernia repair on family and other informal caregivers
    Whitney Perkins Witt
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Arch Surg 141:925-30. 2006
    ..Inguinal hernia significantly affects family and other informal caregivers, and hernia repair will significantly reduce caregiver burden...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the managed community care demonstration project
    Susan L Hughes
    University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Aging Health 15:246-68. 2003
    ..Capitated home- and community-based services needs to be tested in other locations and with other providers...