M P Lawton

Summary

Affiliation: Temple University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A stimulation-retreat special care unit for elders with dementing illness
    M P Lawton
    Polisher Research Institute of Philadelphia Geriatric Center and Temple University Health Sciences Center, PA 19141 2996, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 10:379-95. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in chronic illness
    M P Lawton
    Polisher Research Institute, Philadelphia Geriatric Center and Temple University of the Health Sciences, Philadelphia, PA 19141 2996, USA
    Gerontology 45:181-3. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Two transitions in daughters' caregiving careers
    M P Lawton
    Polisher Research Institute, Temple Continuing Care Center, Philadelphia Geriatric Center, PA 19141 2996, USA
    Gerontologist 40:437-48. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint The structure of depression among elderly institution residents: affective and somatic correlates of physical frailty
    P A Parmelee
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 53:M155-62. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint The psychosocial preferences of older adults: a pilot examination of content and structure
    B D Carpenter
    Polisher Research Institute, Philadelphia Geriatric Center, PA 19141, USA
    Gerontologist 40:335-48. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Valuation of life: a concept and a scale
    M P Lawton
    Polisher Research Institute, Philadelphia Geriatric Center, USA
    J Aging Health 13:3-31. 2001

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint A stimulation-retreat special care unit for elders with dementing illness
    M P Lawton
    Polisher Research Institute of Philadelphia Geriatric Center and Temple University Health Sciences Center, PA 19141 2996, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 10:379-95. 1998
    ..Lesser decline in positive affect and increases in external engagement, however, led to the conclusion that the intervention showed a marginally significant and selective effect on positive behaviors and affect...
  2. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in chronic illness
    M P Lawton
    Polisher Research Institute, Philadelphia Geriatric Center and Temple University of the Health Sciences, Philadelphia, PA 19141 2996, USA
    Gerontology 45:181-3. 1999
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Two transitions in daughters' caregiving careers
    M P Lawton
    Polisher Research Institute, Temple Continuing Care Center, Philadelphia Geriatric Center, PA 19141 2996, USA
    Gerontologist 40:437-48. 2000
    ..Although longitudinal study shows little positive evidence for the wear-and-tear model of caregiving, methodological improvements are needed before discarding the hypothesis that caregiving erodes mental health...
  4. ncbi request reprint The structure of depression among elderly institution residents: affective and somatic correlates of physical frailty
    P A Parmelee
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 53:M155-62. 1998
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The psychosocial preferences of older adults: a pilot examination of content and structure
    B D Carpenter
    Polisher Research Institute, Philadelphia Geriatric Center, PA 19141, USA
    Gerontologist 40:335-48. 2000
    ..They also might assist formal and informal caregivers in tailoring their interventions to provide individualized care that enhances quality of life for older adults...
  6. ncbi request reprint Valuation of life: a concept and a scale
    M P Lawton
    Polisher Research Institute, Philadelphia Geriatric Center, USA
    J Aging Health 13:3-31. 2001
    ..DISCUSSION. VOL is a cognitive-affective schema whose function as a mediator and moderator between health and end-of-life decisions deserves further research...