Sharon L Tennstedt

Summary

Affiliation: New England Research Institutes
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The relative contribution of ethnicity versus socioeconomic status in explaining differences in disability and receipt of informal care
    S Tennstedt
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:S61-70. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of a group intervention to reduce fear of falling and associated activity restriction in older adults
    S Tennstedt
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:P384-92. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Commentary on "Research Design in End-of-Life Research: State of Science"
    Sharon L Tennstedt
    Institute for Studies on Aging, New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Gerontologist 42:99-103. 2002
  4. pmc Characteristics of persons with overactive bladder of presumed neurologic origin: results from the Boston Area Community Health (BACH) survey
    Susan A Hall
    New England Research Institutes, Inc, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    Neurourol Urodyn 31:1149-55. 2012
  5. pmc The effects of severity of urine leakage on quality of life in Hispanic, white, and black men and women: the Boston community health survey
    Sharon L Tennstedt
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Urology 75:27-33. 2010
  6. pmc Associations of commonly used medications with urinary incontinence in a community based sample
    Susan A Hall
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    J Urol 188:183-9. 2012
  7. pmc A qualitative inquiry of patient-reported outcomes: the case of lower urinary tract symptoms
    Lisa C Welch
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    Nurs Res 61:283-90. 2012
  8. pmc Urological symptom clusters and health-related quality-of-life: results from the Boston Area Community Health Survey
    Susan A Hall
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA, USA
    BJU Int 103:1502-8. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence of and risk factors for urine leakage in a racially and ethnically diverse population of adults: the Boston Area Community Health (BACH) Survey
    Sharon L Tennstedt
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:390-9. 2008
  10. pmc Patients' experiences of seeking health care for lower urinary tract symptoms
    Lisa C Welch
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    Res Nurs Health 34:496-507. 2011

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint The relative contribution of ethnicity versus socioeconomic status in explaining differences in disability and receipt of informal care
    S Tennstedt
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:S61-70. 1998
    ..The findings illuminate the important role played by ethnicity in explaining an older person's need for and receipt of long-term care assistance...
  2. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of a group intervention to reduce fear of falling and associated activity restriction in older adults
    S Tennstedt
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:P384-92. 1998
    ..Effects at 12 months included improved social function (p < .05) and mobility range (p < .05). The intervention had immediate but modest beneficial effects that diminished over time in the setting with no booster intervention...
  3. ncbi request reprint Commentary on "Research Design in End-of-Life Research: State of Science"
    Sharon L Tennstedt
    Institute for Studies on Aging, New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Gerontologist 42:99-103. 2002
  4. pmc Characteristics of persons with overactive bladder of presumed neurologic origin: results from the Boston Area Community Health (BACH) survey
    Susan A Hall
    New England Research Institutes, Inc, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    Neurourol Urodyn 31:1149-55. 2012
    ..To compare the descriptive epidemiology of overactive bladder (OAB) of presumed neurologic origin (NOAB) to OAB of non-neurologic origin (N-NOAB)...
  5. pmc The effects of severity of urine leakage on quality of life in Hispanic, white, and black men and women: the Boston community health survey
    Sharon L Tennstedt
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Urology 75:27-33. 2010
    ..To investigate the relationship between the severity of urine leakage and quality of life (QOL) in men and women of different race/ethnicity...
  6. pmc Associations of commonly used medications with urinary incontinence in a community based sample
    Susan A Hall
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    J Urol 188:183-9. 2012
    ..We examined the association between the use of medications and the prevalence of urinary incontinence in gender specific analyses of a community based, representative sample...
  7. pmc A qualitative inquiry of patient-reported outcomes: the case of lower urinary tract symptoms
    Lisa C Welch
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    Nurs Res 61:283-90. 2012
    ..Patient-reported outcomes are a valuable tool for assessing healthcare, particularly for symptom-based conditions that lack definitive physiological measures of treatment efficacy...
  8. pmc Urological symptom clusters and health-related quality-of-life: results from the Boston Area Community Health Survey
    Susan A Hall
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA, USA
    BJU Int 103:1502-8. 2009
    ..CONCLUSION For men and women, those with the most urological symptoms reported poorer HRQoL in two domains after adjusting for age and comorbidity, and despite adequate access to care...
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence of and risk factors for urine leakage in a racially and ethnically diverse population of adults: the Boston Area Community Health (BACH) Survey
    Sharon L Tennstedt
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:390-9. 2008
    ..The authors conclude that types of and risk factors for urine leakage vary by gender and racial/ethnic group...
  10. pmc Patients' experiences of seeking health care for lower urinary tract symptoms
    Lisa C Welch
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    Res Nurs Health 34:496-507. 2011
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  11. pmc Race and ethnic differences in health beliefs about lower urinary tract symptoms
    Lisa C Welch
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    Nurs Res 60:165-72. 2011
    ..Health beliefs are an important mediator between the experience of symptoms and health behaviors, and these beliefs can vary by race or ethnicity...
  12. doi request reprint Moderating perceptions of bother reports by individuals experiencing lower urinary tract symptoms
    Elizabeth M Botelho
    Center for Qualitative Research, New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    Qual Health Res 21:1229-38. 2011
    ..This conceptual framework is useful for understanding the relationship between reactions to and health care seeking for other symptoms...
  13. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in women with stress urinary incontinence
    Sharon L Tennstedt
    New England Research Institutes, 9 Galen Street, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:543-9. 2007
    ..Health and sociodemographic factors associated with lower incontinence-related QoL included current tobacco use, younger age, lower socioeconomic status, and Hispanic ethnicity...
  14. ncbi request reprint Care seeking and treatment for urinary incontinence in a diverse population
    Susan S Harris
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Urol 177:680-4. 2007
    ..We examined care seeking and treatment for urine leakage in the Boston Area Community Health Survey, a racially and ethnically diverse, community based study of urological and gynecological symptoms and their correlates...
  15. pmc Symptom distress and quality of life in patients with advanced congestive heart failure
    Craig D Blinderman
    Palliative Care Service, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 35:594-603. 2008
    ..A focus on ameliorating prevalent physical symptoms and psychological distress, along with supportive measures that promote functional mobility, may lead to an improvement in the overall quality of life in this patient population...