Susan A Everson
Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
- Epidemiologic evidence for the relation between socioeconomic status and depression, obesity, and diabetesSusan A Everson
Department of Epidemiology and the Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
J Psychosom Res 53:891-5. 2002..Data from these studies demonstrate that the effects of economic disadvantage are cumulative, with the greatest risk of poor mental and physical health seen among those who experienced sustained hardship over time...
- Psychosocial factors and cardiovascular diseasesSusan A Everson-Rose
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 26:469-500. 2005..We conclude by discussing some of the important challenges and opportunities for future investigations...
- Cognitive functioning is related to physical functioning in a longitudinal study of women at midlifeKathleen Ford
Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48104, USA
Gerontology 56:250-8. 2010..Furthermore, most research in this area has focused on persons in late life rather than midlife...
- The impact of physical activity level on SF-36 role-physical and bodily pain indices in midlife womenSheila A Dugan
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
J Phys Act Health 6:33-42. 2009..This study was done to determine whether physical activity at baseline is independently associated with musculoskeletal pain and fulfilling one's physical role over 3 subsequent years...
- Ethnic variation in hypertension among premenopausal and perimenopausal women: Study of Women's Health Across the NationDonald M Lloyd-Jones
Division of Cardiology, Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Hypertension 46:689-95. 2005..Treatment and control rates vary considerably across ethnicities. Greater efforts must be made to improve hypertension awareness, treatment, and control in all middle-aged women, particularly those in ethnic minority groups...
- Hostility and change in cognitive function over time in older blacks and whitesLisa L Barnes
Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
Psychosom Med 71:652-8. 2009..To test whether the level of hostility predicted the rate of cognitive decline in a community of older blacks and whites and whether the association varied as a function of race...
- Chronic exposure to everyday discrimination and coronary artery calcification in African-American women: the SWAN Heart StudyTene T Lewis
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1700 W Van Buren, Suite 470 Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
Psychosom Med 68:362-8. 2006..Emerging evidence suggests that exposure to discrimination may be associated with atherosclerosis in African-American women, although research in this area focused on short-term rather than chronic exposure to discriminatory events...
- Musculoskeletal pain and menopausal statusSheila A Dugan
Department of Neurosurgery and Physical Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Clin J Pain 22:325-31. 2006....
- Relationship of day-to-day reproductive hormone levels to sleep in midlife womenHoward M Kravitz
Department of Psychiatry, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Arch Intern Med 165:2370-6. 2005....
- Do depressive symptoms predict declines in physical performance in an elderly, biracial population?Susan A Everson-Rose
Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Department of Preventive Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
Psychosom Med 67:609-15. 2005..We investigated whether depressive symptoms, assessed by the 10-item Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale (CES-D), predicted change in physical function in elderly adults...
- Black-white differences in depressive symptoms among older adults over timeKimberly A Skarupski
Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, 1645 W Jackson, Suite 675, Chicago, IL 60612 3227, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:P136-42. 2005..225, p < .001) but remained robust. The racial differences increased slightly over time. Our findings support heightened awareness of depression in older Black populations...
- Race, education, and weight change in a biracial sample of women at midlifeTene T Lewis
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, 1700 W Van Buren, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Arch Intern Med 165:545-51. 2005..The excess weight observed in African American women is primarily considered a result of low socioeconomic status, but recent cross-sectional findings suggest otherwise...
- Depressive symptoms and mortality risk in a national sample: confounding effects of health statusSusan A Everson-Rose
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, 1700 West Van Buren Street, Suite 470, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Psychosom Med 66:823-30. 2004..Few studies have assessed this relation in randomly selected population samples...
- Depressive symptoms, insulin resistance, and risk of diabetes in women at midlifeSusan A Everson-Rose
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1700 W Van Buren St, Suite 470, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Diabetes Care 27:2856-62. 2004..To examine depression and 3-year change in insulin resistance and risk of diabetes and whether associations vary by race...
- The effect of menopause on grip and pinch strength: results from the Chicago, Illinois, site of the Study of Women's Health Across the NationLianne M Kurina
Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637 1470, USA
Am J Epidemiol 160:484-91. 2004..05). Greater physical activity was the strongest predictor of grip and pinch strength (p < 0.0001). Results indicate that transition through menopause is associated with a decline in grip and pinch strength...
- Early life conditions and cognitive functioning in later lifeSusan A Everson-Rose
Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Am J Epidemiol 158:1083-9. 2003..A better SEP and a more stimulating cognitive milieu in childhood have small but significant effects on absolute level of cognitive function; however, they do not seem to protect against cognitive decline in old age...
- Physical activity and reduced intra-abdominal fat in midlife African-American and white womenSheila A Dugan
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1260-5. 2010..Our findings suggest that motivating white and black women to increase PA during midlife may lessen IAF, which may have a positive impact on subsequent development of diabetes and cardiovascular disease...
- Self-esteem and mortality: prospective evidence from a population-based studyKatherine A Stamatakis
Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104, USA
Ann Epidemiol 14:58-65. 2004..The objective of this study was to assess whether low self-esteem was prospectively associated with increased risk of death in a population-based sample of Finnish men...