E L Idler

Summary

Affiliation: Rutgers University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Self-rated health and mortality: a review of twenty-seven community studies
    E L Idler
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick 08903, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 38:21-37. 1997
  2. ncbi Religion among disabled and nondisabled persons I: cross-sectional patterns in health practices, social activities, and well-being
    E L Idler
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 52:S294-305. 1997
  3. ncbi Religion among disabled and nondisabled persons II: attendance at religious services as a predictor of the course of disability
    E L Idler
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 52:S306-16. 1997
  4. ncbi Survival, functional limitations, and self-rated health in the NHANES I Epidemiologic Follow-up Study, 1992. First National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    E L Idler
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick 08903, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 152:874-83. 2000
  5. ncbi Patterns of religious practice and belief in the last year of life
    E L Idler
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 56:S326-34. 2001
  6. pmc Religion and the quality of life in the last year of life
    Ellen L Idler
    Department of Sociology and Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, 30 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 64:528-37. 2009

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi Self-rated health and mortality: a review of twenty-seven community studies
    E L Idler
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick 08903, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 38:21-37. 1997
    ..We summarize and review these studies, consider various interpretations which could account for the association, and suggest several approaches to the next stage of research in this field...
  2. ncbi Religion among disabled and nondisabled persons I: cross-sectional patterns in health practices, social activities, and well-being
    E L Idler
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 52:S294-305. 1997
    ....
  3. ncbi Religion among disabled and nondisabled persons II: attendance at religious services as a predictor of the course of disability
    E L Idler
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 52:S306-16. 1997
    ..The findings illustrate the short- and long-term importance of religious participation to the health and well-being of elderly people, and suggest a particular significance for religious participation in the lives of disabled elders...
  4. ncbi Survival, functional limitations, and self-rated health in the NHANES I Epidemiologic Follow-up Study, 1992. First National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    E L Idler
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick 08903, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 152:874-83. 2000
    ..Self-rated health contributes unique information to epidemiologic studies that is not captured by standard clinical assessments or self-reported histories, but evidence suggests that the effect may be stronger for men than for women...
  5. ncbi Patterns of religious practice and belief in the last year of life
    E L Idler
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 56:S326-34. 2001
    ..Although it is frequently assumed that issues of religious faith become more salient at the end of life, there is little or no population-based empirical evidence testing this assumption...
  6. pmc Religion and the quality of life in the last year of life
    Ellen L Idler
    Department of Sociology and Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, 30 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 64:528-37. 2009
    ..Are there differences in quality of life (QOL) for those who are religiously involved in that last year compared with those who are not?..