Lynn M Martire
Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
- The impact of daily arthritis pain on spouse sleepLynn M Martire
Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA Electronic address
Pain 154:1725-31. 2013..Findings illustrate that chronic pain may place the spouse's health at risk and suggest an important target for couple-oriented interventions. ..
- Daily spousal influence on physical activity in knee osteoarthritisLynn M Martire
Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Penn State University, 114 J Henderson North, University Park, PA, 16802, USA
Ann Behav Med 45:213-23. 2013..Physical activity is critical for the management of knee osteoarthritis, and the spouse may play a role in encouraging or discouraging physical activity...
- Review and meta-analysis of couple-oriented interventions for chronic illnessLynn M Martire
Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
Ann Behav Med 40:325-42. 2010..Targeting both patient and partner may enhance the efficacy of psychosocial or behavioral interventions for chronic illness...
- Independence centrality as a moderator of the effects of spousal support on patient well-being and physical functioningLynn M Martire
Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Penn State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
Health Psychol 30:651-5. 2011....
- Predictors and consequences of perceived lack of choice in becoming an informal caregiverRichard Schulz
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Aging Ment Health 16:712-21. 2012..Using data from a national sample of informal caregivers to older adults, we identify predictors of lack of choice and the consequences of lack of choice in taking on the caregiving role...
- A comparison of the frequencies of risk factors for depression in older black and white participants in a study of indicated preventionRoy Sriwattanakomen
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Int Psychogeriatr 22:1240-7. 2010..To compare the frequencies of risk factors, we describe risks for depression as a function of race among consecutively admitted participants in a randomized clinical trial of indicated depression prevention in later life...
- Treating depression to remission in older adults: a controlled evaluation of combined escitalopram with interpersonal psychotherapy versus escitalopram with depression care managementCharles F Reynolds
Department of Psychiatry, Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders, Clinical Trials Management Unit, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:1134-41. 2010....
- The Mood Disorder Burden Index: a scale for assessing the burden of caregivers to adults with unipolar or bipolar disorderLynn M Martire
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, United States University Center for Social and Urban Research, Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Psychiatry Res 168:67-77. 2009..It will be important for future research to administer the MDBI to caregivers of middle-aged and older patients as well as those receiving treatment through inpatient settings or community outpatient clinics...