Jennifer C Cornman

Summary

Affiliation: New Jersey
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in mobility device use in late life
    Jennifer C Cornman
    Department of Health Systems and Policy, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, 335 George Street Suite 2200, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:S34-41. 2008
  2. pmc Declines in late-life disability: the role of early- and mid-life factors
    Vicki A Freedman
    School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:1588-602. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Chronic conditions and the decline in late-life disability
    Vicki A Freedman
    Department of Health Systems and Policy, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, 335 George Street Suite 2200, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Demography 44:459-77. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends in the use of assistive technology and personal care for late-life disability, 1992-2001
    Vicki A Freedman
    Department Health Systems and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 335 George Street, Suite 2200, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Gerontologist 46:124-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Measurement of assistive device use: implications for estimates of device use and disability in late life
    Jennifer C Cornman
    Polisher Research Institute, Abramson Center for Jewish Life, 1425 Horsham Road, North Wales, PA 19454, USA
    Gerontologist 45:347-58. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Reconsidering substitution in long-term care: when does assistive technology take the place of personal care?
    Emily M Agree
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, 615 North Wolfe Street, Room E4646, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:S272-80. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Social ties and perceived support: two dimensions of social relationships and health among the elderly in Taiwan
    Jennifer C Cornman
    Polisher Research Institute, Madlyn and Leonard Abramson Center for Jewish Life, North Wales, PA, USA
    J Aging Health 15:616-44. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Stability and change in the perceived social support of older Taiwanese adults
    Jennifer C Cornman
    Polisher Research Institute, Madlyn and Leonard Abramson Center for Jewish Life, 1425 Horsham Rd, North Wales, PA 19454, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:S350-7. 2004

Research Grants

  1. Disparities in Mobility Device Use in Late-life
    Jennifer Cornman; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in mobility device use in late life
    Jennifer C Cornman
    Department of Health Systems and Policy, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, 335 George Street Suite 2200, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:S34-41. 2008
    ..This study investigated whether use of mobility devices differs by race and ethnicity and explored several reasons for this difference...
  2. pmc Declines in late-life disability: the role of early- and mid-life factors
    Vicki A Freedman
    School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:1588-602. 2008
    ..We conclude that early- and mid-life factors have contributed along with late-life factors to U.S. late-life disability trends mainly through their influence on the onset of, rather than recovery from, limitations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Chronic conditions and the decline in late-life disability
    Vicki A Freedman
    Department of Health Systems and Policy, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, 335 George Street Suite 2200, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Demography 44:459-77. 2007
    ..We discuss these findings in light of improvements in treatments and changes in the environments of older adults...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends in the use of assistive technology and personal care for late-life disability, 1992-2001
    Vicki A Freedman
    Department Health Systems and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 335 George Street, Suite 2200, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Gerontologist 46:124-7. 2006
    ..Using a decomposition technique, we demonstrate that these shifts in assistance toward technology account for half the decline in the number of people dependent on personal care...
  5. ncbi request reprint Measurement of assistive device use: implications for estimates of device use and disability in late life
    Jennifer C Cornman
    Polisher Research Institute, Abramson Center for Jewish Life, 1425 Horsham Road, North Wales, PA 19454, USA
    Gerontologist 45:347-58. 2005
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  6. ncbi request reprint Reconsidering substitution in long-term care: when does assistive technology take the place of personal care?
    Emily M Agree
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, 615 North Wolfe Street, Room E4646, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:S272-80. 2005
    ..In this article, we examine tradeoffs between the use of AT and reliance on personal care, with attention to factors that may influence those relationships...
  7. ncbi request reprint Social ties and perceived support: two dimensions of social relationships and health among the elderly in Taiwan
    Jennifer C Cornman
    Polisher Research Institute, Madlyn and Leonard Abramson Center for Jewish Life, North Wales, PA, USA
    J Aging Health 15:616-44. 2003
    ..Assess the effects of social relationships on physical and mental health among the elderly in Taiwan...
  8. ncbi request reprint Stability and change in the perceived social support of older Taiwanese adults
    Jennifer C Cornman
    Polisher Research Institute, Madlyn and Leonard Abramson Center for Jewish Life, 1425 Horsham Rd, North Wales, PA 19454, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:S350-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine stability and change in Taiwanese elders' perceptions about the availability of social support and the sociodemographic and cultural factors associated with change...

Research Grants1

  1. Disparities in Mobility Device Use in Late-life
    Jennifer Cornman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..By examining both the adoption and abandonment of devices, this research will also provide insight into where in the disablement process interventions and policies might be most effective. ..