Theodore K Malmstrom

Summary

Affiliation: Saint Louis University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Childhood school segregation and later life sense of control and physical performance in the African American Health cohort
    Fredric D Wolinsky
    Department of Health Management and Policy, College of Public Health, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:827. 2012
  2. pmc Rating neighborhoods for older adult health: results from the African American Health study
    Elena M Andresen
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida Health Sciences Center, PO Box 100231 Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:35. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Mortality risk in older inner-city African Americans
    Theodore K Malmstrom
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1049-55. 2007
  4. pmc Informant-based dementia screening in a population-based sample of African Americans
    Theodore K Malmstrom
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, School of Medicine, St Louis University, 1438 South Grand Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 23:117-23. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Cognitive ability and physical performance in middle-aged African Americans
    Theodore K Malmstrom
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:997-1001. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Urinary and fecal incontinence and quality of life in African Americans
    Theodore K Malmstrom
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1941-5. 2010
  7. pmc Effect of street connectivity on incidence of lower-body functional limitations among middle-aged African Americans
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:568-74. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of adverse housing and neighborhood conditions on the development of diabetes mellitus among middle-aged African Americans
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:379-87. 2007
  9. pmc Neighbourhood environment and the incidence of depressive symptoms among middle-aged African Americans
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:527-32. 2007
  10. pmc Predictors of serum testosterone and DHEAS in African-American men
    Matthew T Haren
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Int J Androl 31:50-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. pmc Childhood school segregation and later life sense of control and physical performance in the African American Health cohort
    Fredric D Wolinsky
    Department of Health Management and Policy, College of Public Health, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:827. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that childhood school desegregation adversely affected the sense of control of in later life, and that this reduced sense of control accounts in part for reduced physical performance...
  2. pmc Rating neighborhoods for older adult health: results from the African American Health study
    Elena M Andresen
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida Health Sciences Center, PO Box 100231 Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:35. 2008
    ..Social theories suggest that neighborhood quality affects health. Observer ratings of neighborhoods should be subjected to psychometric tests...
  3. ncbi request reprint Mortality risk in older inner-city African Americans
    Theodore K Malmstrom
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1049-55. 2007
    ..To investigate mortality risks in a sample of poor, inner-city-dwelling, older African Americans...
  4. pmc Informant-based dementia screening in a population-based sample of African Americans
    Theodore K Malmstrom
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, School of Medicine, St Louis University, 1438 South Grand Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 23:117-23. 2009
    ..An informant-based screening tool for dementia may be useful in population-based studies of minority populations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cognitive ability and physical performance in middle-aged African Americans
    Theodore K Malmstrom
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:997-1001. 2005
    ..To investigate the association between cognitive ability and physical performance in a population-based sample of middle-aged African Americans...
  6. doi request reprint Urinary and fecal incontinence and quality of life in African Americans
    Theodore K Malmstrom
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1941-5. 2010
    ..To investigate associations between quality of life (QoL) and incontinence in a population-based African-American sample...
  7. pmc Effect of street connectivity on incidence of lower-body functional limitations among middle-aged African Americans
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:568-74. 2012
    ..We hypothesize that lower street connectivity increases the risk of incident lower-body functional limitations (LBFLs) among urban African Americans aged 49-65 years...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of adverse housing and neighborhood conditions on the development of diabetes mellitus among middle-aged African Americans
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:379-87. 2007
    ..Poor housing conditions appear to be an independent contributor to the risk of incident diabetes in urban, middle-aged African Americans...
  9. pmc Neighbourhood environment and the incidence of depressive symptoms among middle-aged African Americans
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:527-32. 2007
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  10. pmc Predictors of serum testosterone and DHEAS in African-American men
    Matthew T Haren
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Int J Androl 31:50-9. 2008
    ..Higher total T levels were associated with serum metabolic markers, particularly lower triglycerides, whereas higher BT was associated with better cognitive and muscle function and DHEAS with lower adiponectin and higher MMSE scores...
  11. pmc Adverse housing and neighborhood conditions and inflammatory markers among middle-aged African Americans
    Mario Schootman
    Division of Health Behavior Research, Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Washington University, Saint Louis, MO, USA
    J Urban Health 87:199-210. 2010
    ..05, Bonferroni-adjusted p > 0.0034). Inflammation does not appear to be a mediator of the association between poor housing/neighborhood conditions and adverse health outcomes in middle-aged African Americans...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinically relevant levels of depressive symptoms in community-dwelling middle-aged African Americans
    Douglas K Miller
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:741-8. 2004
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  13. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood conditions and risk of incident lower-body functional limitations among middle-aged African Americans
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:450-8. 2006
    ..01 (fair/poor noise level). Sensitivity analyses showed the robustness of the findings. Poor neighborhood conditions appear to be an independent contributor to the risk of incident LBFLs in middle-aged African Americans...
  14. ncbi request reprint Fear of falling and related activity restriction among middle-aged African Americans
    Margaret Mary G Wilson
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, St Louis University School of Medicine, 1402 S Grand Blvd, M238, St Louis, Missouri 53104, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:355-60. 2005
    ..The prevalence of fear of falling and related activity restriction, and their joint distribution with falls and falls efficacy, have been inadequately addressed in population-based studies of middle-aged and African-American groups...
  15. ncbi request reprint Inner city, middle-aged African Americans have excess frank and subclinical disability
    Douglas K Miller
    School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:207-12. 2005
    ..Healthy People 2010 seeks to decrease or eliminate the health disparities experienced by disadvantaged minority groups...
  16. pmc Lower serum DHEAS levels are associated with a higher degree of physical disability and depressive symptoms in middle-aged to older African American women
    Matthew T Haren
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Maturitas 57:347-60. 2007
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  17. doi request reprint Testosterone is not associated with mortality in older African-American males
    Lenise A Cummings-Vaughn
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, MO 63104, USA
    Aging Male 14:132-40. 2011
    ..991; 95% CI .976-1.006; p β€Š= β€Š0.261). CONCLUSION. In older African-American males, total and bioavailable testosterone levels, with and without adjustment for covariates, are not independently associated with mortality risk...
  18. doi request reprint Frailty consensus: a call to action
    John E Morley
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:392-7. 2013
    ..4. For the purposes of optimally managing individuals with physical frailty, all persons older than 70 years and all individuals with significant weight loss (>5%) due to chronic disease should be screened for frailty...
  19. doi request reprint Frailty, sarcopenia, and hormones
    John E Morley
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 42:391-405. 2013
    ..Exercise (resistance and aerobic), vitamin D and protein supplementation, and reduction of polypharmacy are keys to the treatment of frailty...
  20. pmc Observational study of 1-year mortality rates before and after a major earthquake among Chinese nonagenarians
    Joseph H Flaherty
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Missouri 1402 S Grand Blvd, Room M238, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:355-61. 2011
    ..Little is known about mortality among nonagenarians after an earthquake...
  21. doi request reprint Age as a deciding factor in the consideration of futility for a medical intervention in patients among internal medicine physicians in two practice locations
    Dulce M Cruz-Oliver
    Saint Louis University, MO 63104, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 11:421-7. 2010
    ..This study explores physicians' concepts of futility and use of age as a deciding factor in considering medical futility in clinical interventions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Retest reliability of self-reported function, self-care, and disease history
    Elena M Andresen
    Department of Health Services Research, Management, and Policy, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida Health Sciences Center, Gainesville, FL 32610 0195, USA
    Med Care 43:93-7. 2005
    ..However, compared with objective data based on physiologic or laboratory tests, self-reports may suffer from lower accuracy and reliability. In addition, few reports examine reliability in population subgroups, such as black adults...
  23. ncbi request reprint Further evidence for the importance of subclinical functional limitation and subclinical disability assessment in gerontology and geriatrics
    Fredric D Wolinsky
    University of Iowa, and Iowa City Veterans Administration Medical Center, IA, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:S146-51. 2005
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  24. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in middle-aged African Americans
    Fredric D Wolinsky
    College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:S118-23. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional and longitudinal risk factors for falls, fear of falling, and falls efficacy in a cohort of middle-aged African Americans
    Elena M Andresen
    Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, Research Services, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Gerontologist 46:249-57. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to cross-sectionally and longitudinally identify risk factors for falls, fear of falling, and falls efficacy in late-middle-aged African Americans...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effect of subclinical status in functional limitation and disability on adverse health outcomes 3 years later
    Fredric D Wolinsky
    Iowa City VAMC, Iowa, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:101-6. 2007
    ..This article examines the effect of self-reported, baseline subclinical status (i.e., independent but adaptive performance) for functional limitation and disability on adverse health outcomes...
  27. ncbi request reprint Test-retest reliability of subclinical status for functional limitation and disability
    Douglas K Miller
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, 1050 Wishard Blvd, RG 6, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S52-6. 2006
    ..We evaluated the reproducibility of measuring subclinical status in a random subset of 92 community-dwelling St. Louis African Americans aged 49 to 65 years old...
  28. ncbi request reprint Adverse outcomes and correlates of change in the Short Physical Performance Battery over 36 months in the African American health project
    Douglas K Miller
    Center for Aging Research, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202 3012, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:487-94. 2008
    ..Moreover, factors associated with changes in SPPB over time have not been reported...
  29. ncbi request reprint Four-year lower extremity disability trajectories among African American men and women
    Fredric D Wolinsky
    Iowa City Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Iowa, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:525-30. 2007
    ..We examined 4-year lower extremity disability trajectories...
  30. pmc Self-rated health: changes, trajectories, and their antecedents among African Americans
    Fredric D Wolinsky
    Iowa City VA Medical Center and College of Public Health, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, E 205 General Hospital, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Aging Health 20:143-58. 2008
    ..Little is known about changes in self-rated health (SRH) among African Americans...
  31. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of observer ratings of neighborhoods
    Elena M Andresen
    Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center RORC, North Florida South Georgia VHS, Gainesville, FL, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, P O Box 10082, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0182, USA
    J Aging Health 18:28-36. 2006
    ..The objectives were to examine the validity and reliability of a five-item neighborhood measurement scale...