Tara Gruenewald

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Feelings of Usefulness to Others, Disability, and Mortality in Older Adults: the MacArthur Study of Successful Aging
    Tara L Gruenewald
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, UCLA Geffen School of Medicine, 10945 Le Conte Avenue, Suite 2339, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:P28-37. 2007
  2. pmc Allostatic load and frailty in older adults
    Tara L Gruenewald
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, 10945 LeConte Ave, Suite 2339, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1525-31. 2009
  3. pmc Association of socioeconomic status with inflammation markers in black and white men and women in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study
    Tara L Gruenewald
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California Los Angeles, 10945 Le Conte Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Soc Sci Med 69:451-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Diverse pathways to positive and negative affect in adulthood and later life: an integrative approach using recursive partitioning
    Tara L Gruenewald
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:330-43. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Subjective social status moderates cortisol responses to social threat
    Tara L Gruenewald
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 20:410-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Cumulative biological risk and socio-economic differences in mortality: MacArthur studies of successful aging
    Teresa E Seeman
    Division of Geriatrics, Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, 10945 Le Conte Ave Suite 2339, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:1985-97. 2004
  7. pmc Modeling multisystem biological risk in young adults: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults Study
    Teresa Seeman
    Division of Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095 1687, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 22:463-72. 2010
  8. pmc Increased mortality risk in older adults with persistently low or declining feelings of usefulness to others
    Tara L Gruenewald
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Aging Health 21:398-425. 2009
  9. pmc Combinations of biomarkers predictive of later life mortality
    Tara L Gruenewald
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:14158-63. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Affirmation of personal values buffers neuroendocrine and psychological stress responses
    J David Creswell
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 90095, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:846-51. 2005

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Feelings of Usefulness to Others, Disability, and Mortality in Older Adults: the MacArthur Study of Successful Aging
    Tara L Gruenewald
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, UCLA Geffen School of Medicine, 10945 Le Conte Avenue, Suite 2339, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:P28-37. 2007
    ..This suggests that feelings of usefulness may shape health trajectories in older adults...
  2. pmc Allostatic load and frailty in older adults
    Tara L Gruenewald
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, 10945 LeConte Ave, Suite 2339, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1525-31. 2009
    ..To examine the association between allostatic load (AL), an index of multisystem physiological dysregulation, and frailty development over a 3-year follow-up in a sample of older adults...
  3. pmc Association of socioeconomic status with inflammation markers in black and white men and women in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study
    Tara L Gruenewald
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California Los Angeles, 10945 Le Conte Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Soc Sci Med 69:451-9. 2009
    ..Overall, findings indicate SES gradients in levels of inflammation burden in middle-aged White and Black males and females...
  4. doi request reprint Diverse pathways to positive and negative affect in adulthood and later life: an integrative approach using recursive partitioning
    Tara L Gruenewald
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:330-43. 2008
    ..Overall, the methodology offers tractable strategies for discerning meaningful patterns in highly complex data sets...
  5. ncbi request reprint Subjective social status moderates cortisol responses to social threat
    Tara L Gruenewald
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 20:410-9. 2006
    ..A discussion of the possible health implications of the robust cortisol responses of high status individuals and the hyporesponsive cortisol reactions of low status individuals is provided...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cumulative biological risk and socio-economic differences in mortality: MacArthur studies of successful aging
    Teresa E Seeman
    Division of Geriatrics, Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, 10945 Le Conte Ave Suite 2339, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:1985-97. 2004
    ....
  7. pmc Modeling multisystem biological risk in young adults: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults Study
    Teresa Seeman
    Division of Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095 1687, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 22:463-72. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Increased mortality risk in older adults with persistently low or declining feelings of usefulness to others
    Tara L Gruenewald
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Aging Health 21:398-425. 2009
    ..This study seeks to determine if persistently low or declining feelings of usefulness to others in later life predict increased mortality hazard in older adults...
  9. pmc Combinations of biomarkers predictive of later life mortality
    Tara L Gruenewald
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:14158-63. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Affirmation of personal values buffers neuroendocrine and psychological stress responses
    J David Creswell
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 90095, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:846-51. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that reflecting on personal values can keep neuroendocrine and psychological responses to stress at low levels. Implications for research on the self, stress processes, health, and interventions are discussed...
  11. pmc Preliminary evidence for subdimensions of geriatric frailty: the MacArthur study of successful aging
    Catherine A Sarkisian
    Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:2292-7. 2008
    ..To identify frailty subdimensions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Acute threat to the social self: shame, social self-esteem, and cortisol activity
    Tara L Gruenewald
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:915-24. 2004
    ..To test our theoretical premise, cognitive, emotional, and physiological responses to the performance of laboratory stressor tasks were compared in participants who performed these tasks in the presence or absence of social-self threat...
  13. doi request reprint Socio-economic differentials in peripheral biology: cumulative allostatic load
    Teresa Seeman
    Division of Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1186:223-39. 2010
    ....
  14. pmc Productive activities and development of frailty in older adults
    Yunkyung Jung
    UCLA Department of Social Welfare, School of Public Affairs, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:256-61. 2010
    ..Our aim was to examine whether engagement in productive activities, including volunteering, paid work, and childcare, protects older adults against the development of geriatric frailty...
  15. ncbi request reprint When the social self is threatened: shame, physiology, and health
    Sally S Dickerson
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine, 3340 Social Ecology II, Irvine, CA 92697 7085, USA
    J Pers 72:1191-216. 2004
    ..g., distress) are unrelated to these physiological and health outcomes. These findings support a stressor- and emotional response-specificity model for psychobiological and health research...
  16. ncbi request reprint Social integration is associated with fibrinogen concentration in elderly men
    Eric B Loucks
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:353-8. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether social integration is associated with plasma concentrations of fibrinogen in an elderly population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Relation of social integration to inflammatory marker concentrations in men and women 70 to 79 years
    Eric B Loucks
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:1010-6. 2006
    ..Differences may exist between women and men in the biologic pathways associated with social integration...

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