Susan Robinson-Whelen

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term caregiving: what happens when it ends?
    S Robinson-Whelen
    Center of Excellence on Healthy Aging with Disabilities, Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Texas 77030, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 110:573-84. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Informal care providers for veterans with SCI: who are they and how are they doing?
    Susan Robinson-Whelen
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Rehabilitation Research and Development Service, VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 40:511-6. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Health practices of veterans with unilateral lower-limb loss: Identifying correlates
    Susan Robinson-Whelen
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Research and Development Service, VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 41:453-60. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Improving the health and health behaviors of women aging with physical disabilities: A peer-led health promotion program
    Susan Robinson-Whelen
    Center for Research on Women with Disabilities, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Womens Health Issues 16:334-45. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Overweight and obesity in women with physical disabilities: associations with demographic and disability characteristics and secondary conditions
    Margaret A Nosek
    Center for Research on Women with Disabilities, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Disabil Health J 1:89-98. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and nutritional behaviors of women with physical disabilities: physical, psychological, social, and environmental influences
    Margaret A Nosek
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77289, USA
    Womens Health Issues 16:323-33. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms in women with physical disabilities: identifying correlates to inform practice
    Susan Robinson-Whelen
    Spinal Cord Injury and Disability Research Center, The Institute of Rehabilitation and Research Memorial Herman, Houston, TX Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Center for Research on Women with Disabilities, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:2410-6. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Stress and women with physical disabilities: identifying correlates
    Rosemary B Hughes
    Center for Research on Women with Disabilities, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, 6550 Fannin, Suite 1421, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Womens Health Issues 15:14-20. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Correlates of depression in rural women with physical disabilities
    Rosemary B Hughes
    Center for Research on Women with Disabilities at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 36:105-14. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Stress self-management: an intervention for women with physical disabilities
    Rosemary B Hughes
    Center for Research on Women with Disabilities, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Womens Health Issues 16:389-99. 2006

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term caregiving: what happens when it ends?
    S Robinson-Whelen
    Center of Excellence on Healthy Aging with Disabilities, Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Texas 77030, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 110:573-84. 2001
    ..The data suggest that some consequences of long-term caregiving may be long-term as well. The needs of former spousal caregivers warrant greater attention both in research and in practice...
  2. ncbi request reprint Informal care providers for veterans with SCI: who are they and how are they doing?
    Susan Robinson-Whelen
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Rehabilitation Research and Development Service, VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 40:511-6. 2003
    ..Of particular concern, more than half reported that they did not have anyone else willing and able to provide assistance if their primary family caregiver became permanently unable to care for them...
  3. ncbi request reprint Health practices of veterans with unilateral lower-limb loss: Identifying correlates
    Susan Robinson-Whelen
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Research and Development Service, VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 41:453-60. 2004
    ..In addition, psychological well-being (life satisfaction) was significantly related to foot care and smoking status. Longitudinal research is needed to identify determinants of health behaviors to better direct intervention efforts...
  4. ncbi request reprint Improving the health and health behaviors of women aging with physical disabilities: A peer-led health promotion program
    Susan Robinson-Whelen
    Center for Research on Women with Disabilities, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Womens Health Issues 16:334-45. 2006
    ..To examine the efficacy of a health promotion program for women aging with physical disabilities...
  5. doi request reprint Overweight and obesity in women with physical disabilities: associations with demographic and disability characteristics and secondary conditions
    Margaret A Nosek
    Center for Research on Women with Disabilities, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Disabil Health J 1:89-98. 2008
    ..This cross-sectional study was designed to examine weight in association with demographic and disability characteristics and secondary conditions in a sample of community living women with physical disabilities...
  6. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and nutritional behaviors of women with physical disabilities: physical, psychological, social, and environmental influences
    Margaret A Nosek
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77289, USA
    Womens Health Issues 16:323-33. 2006
    ..We examined predictors of 2 important health behaviors, namely, physical activity and nutritional behaviors, in a sample of community-living women with physical disabilities (N = 386)...
  7. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms in women with physical disabilities: identifying correlates to inform practice
    Susan Robinson-Whelen
    Spinal Cord Injury and Disability Research Center, The Institute of Rehabilitation and Research Memorial Herman, Houston, TX Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Center for Research on Women with Disabilities, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:2410-6. 2013
    ..To examine correlates of depressive symptomatology in a sample of women with diverse physical disabilities to inform practice of modifiable risk factors that warrant attention and intervention...
  8. ncbi request reprint Stress and women with physical disabilities: identifying correlates
    Rosemary B Hughes
    Center for Research on Women with Disabilities, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, 6550 Fannin, Suite 1421, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Womens Health Issues 15:14-20. 2005
    ..We examined correlates of perceived stress among women with physical disabilities to identify variables that may be amenable to change through psychosocial interventions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Correlates of depression in rural women with physical disabilities
    Rosemary B Hughes
    Center for Research on Women with Disabilities at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 36:105-14. 2007
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  10. ncbi request reprint Stress self-management: an intervention for women with physical disabilities
    Rosemary B Hughes
    Center for Research on Women with Disabilities, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Womens Health Issues 16:389-99. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Spasticity experience domains in persons with spinal cord injury
    Jane S Mahoney
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center, and Menninger Clinic, Houston, TX 77080, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:287-94. 2007
    ..To understand the everyday life experiences of persons who have spasticity associated with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Secondary conditions in a community-based sample of women with physical disabilities over a 1-year period
    Margaret A Nosek
    Center for Research on Women with Disabilities, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:320-7. 2006
    ..To examine prevalence and predictors of secondary conditions in women with physical disabilities...
  13. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of depressed and nondepressed women with physical disabilities
    Rosemary B Hughes
    Center for Research on Women with Disabilities, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:473-9. 2005
    ..To describe the characteristics of depressed versus nondepressed women with disabilities...
  14. ncbi request reprint Subjective stress in male veterans with spinal cord injury
    Diana H Rintala
    Michael E DeBakey Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 42:291-304. 2005
    ..Stress management programs designed specifically to meet the needs of veterans with SCI are needed...
  15. doi request reprint Do secondary conditions explain the relationship between depression and health care cost in women with physical disabilities?
    Robert O Morgan
    Division of Management, Policy, and Community Health, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1880-6. 2008
    ..To examine the influence of depression on health care utilization and costs among women with disabilities and to determine whether the severity of other secondary health conditions affects this association...
  16. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a computerized abuse and safety assessment intervention for women with disabilities: a randomized controlled trial
    Susan Robinson-Whelen
    Center for Research on Women with Disabilities, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
    Rehabil Psychol 55:97-107. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effects of a computerized disability-specific abuse assessment intervention on abuse awareness, safety self-efficacy, and safety promoting behaviors of women with diverse disabilities...
  17. ncbi request reprint The complex array of antecedents of depression in women with physical disabilities: implications for clinicians
    Margaret A Nosek
    Center for Research on Women with Disabilities, Baylor College of Medicine, PO Box 890286, Houston, Texas 77289, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 30:174-83. 2008
    ....
  18. pmc Development and validation of Patient Reported Impact of Spasticity Measure (PRISM)
    Karon F Cook
    Department of Veterans Affairs Measurement Excellence and Training Resource Information Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:363-71. 2007
    ..Results of reliability and validity assessments indicate that the PRISM subscale scores effectively measure the impact of spasticity in the population of veterans with SCI...