Maureen Reindl Benjamins
Affiliation: University of Texas
- Religion and preventative health care utilization among the elderlyMaureen Reindl Benjamins
Population Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station G1800, Austin, TX 78712, USA
Soc Sci Med 58:109-18. 2004..The results of this study open the door to further exploration of this potentially important, but relatively neglected, link between religion and health...
- Age-related declines in activity level: the relationship between chronic illness and religious activitiesMaureen Reindl Benjamins
Population Research Center, Department of Sociology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 58:S377-85. 2003....
- Religion and functional health among the elderly: is there a relationship and is it constant?Maureen Reindl Benjamins
Population Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
J Aging Health 16:355-74. 2004..It is possible that increasing levels of religiosity within the elderly, or other age-related differences, may strengthen the influence of religion on functional limitations...
- Self-reported health and adult mortality risk: an analysis of cause-specific mortalityMaureen Reindl Benjamins
Department of Sociology, Population Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station G1800, Austin, TX 78712, USA
Soc Sci Med 59:1297-306. 2004..These findings should help researchers and policy-makers to better understand the specific predictive power of this important global measure of health...
- County characteristics and racial and ethnic disparities in the use of preventive servicesMaureen R Benjamins
Population Research Center, The University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
Prev Med 39:704-12. 2004..To help address this gap in the literature, the present study investigates whether county-level characteristics, such as racial and ethnic composition, are associated with the use of preventive services...