Rosalie A Kane
Affiliation: University of Minnesota
- Quality of life measures for nursing home residentsRosalie A Kane
Division of Health Services Research and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:240-8. 2003..Quality of life (QOL) is a goal for nursing home residents, but measures are needed to tap this phenomenon...
- Developing a research agenda for assisted livingRosalie A Kane
Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 197, Minneapolis, MN 55408, USA
Gerontologist 47:141-54. 2007..We describe an approach to identifying knowledge gaps, research questions, and methodological issues for assisted living (AL) research...
- Definition, measurement, and correlates of quality of life in nursing homes: toward a reasonable practice, research, and policy agendaRosalie A Kane
Division of Health Services Research and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, Box 197, D 527 Mayo Building, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Gerontologist 43:28-36. 2003..This article identifies challenges in defining, measuring, and studying quality of life of nursing home residents...
- Resident outcomes in small-house nursing homes: a longitudinal evaluation of the initial green house programRosalie A Kane
Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 55:832-9. 2007..To determine the effects of a small-house nursing home model, THE GREEN HOUSE (GH), on residents' reported outcomes and quality of care...
- Does home- and community-based care affect nursing home use?Robert L Kane
University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
J Aging Soc Policy 25:146-60. 2013..Efforts to promote substitution of HCBS for institutional care will require more proactive strategies such as diversion...
- Assessing and comparing physical environments for nursing home residents: using new tools for greater research specificityLois J Cutler
Division of Health Services Research, Policy, and Administration, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Gerontologist 46:42-51. 2006..Illustrating with selected descriptive results, in this article we discuss the development of the approach...
- Proxy sources for information on nursing home residents' quality of lifeRobert L Kane
University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 420 Delaware St SE, D351 Mayo MMC 197, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:S318-S325. 2005....
- Using resident reports of quality of life to distinguish among nursing homesRobert L Kane
Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis 55455, USA
Gerontologist 44:624-32. 2004..We used measures created to assess the quality of life (QOL) of nursing home residents to distinguish among nursing facilities...
- Predictors of institutionalization in Latinos with dementiaJoseph E Gaugler
Center on Aging, Center for Gerontological Nursing, School of Nursing, The University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
J Cross Cult Gerontol 21:139-55. 2006..The findings emphasize the need to explore time to institutionalization across racial and ethnic contexts, and suggest future variables to consider when analyzing nursing home placement in diverse situations...
- Assisted living literature through May 2004: taking stockRosalie A Kane
Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, D527 Mayo Building, 420 Delaware SE, MMC 197, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Gerontologist 47:125-40. 2007..This article assesses the state of research on assisted living (AL) from 1989 to May 2004...
- Effects of Green House nursing homes on residents' familiesTerry Y Lum
University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN 55108, USA
Health Care Financ Rev 30:35-51. 2008..Issues in studying family outcomes are discussed as well as implications for roles of various personnel, including social service and activities staff in a GH model...
- Unmet care needs and key outcomes in dementiaJoseph E Gaugler
School of Nursing, Center on Aging, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 53:2098-105. 2005..To determine how unmet needs for activity of daily living tasks influenced nursing home placement, death, or loss to follow-up in dementia...
- We've looked at care from both sides now: the effects of alternative evaluation strategies on study conclusionsRobert L Kane
School of Public Health, University ofMinnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
J Aging Soc Policy 21:246-55. 2009..A variety of factors can influence the apparent effects of programmatic interventions. Evaluations must take relevant confounding variables into account...
- Providing structured opportunities for nursing home residents to choose community careRosalie A Kane
J Am Geriatr Soc 56:163-5. 2008
- Caregiving and institutionalization of cognitively impaired older people: utilizing dynamic predictors of changeJoseph E Gaugler
PhD Program in Gerontology Sanders Brown Center on Aging, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0230, USA
Gerontologist 43:219-29. 2003..g., care recipient functional status or caregiving indicators) when time to institutionalization is predicted...
- The longitudinal effects of early behavior problems in the dementia caregiving careerJoseph E Gaugler
Department of Behavioral Science, College of Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0086, USA
Psychol Aging 20:100-16. 2005....
- Resident and family perspectives on assisted livingCarrie A Levin
Institute for Health, Health Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
J Aging Soc Policy 18:173-92. 2006....
- Radical redesign of nursing homes: applying the green house concept in Tupelo, MississippiJudith Rabig
National Green House Project, New York, NY 10021, USA
Gerontologist 46:533-9. 2006....
- Predicting nursing facility residents' quality of life using external indicatorsHoward B Degenholtz
Department of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Health Serv Res 41:335-56. 2006..There is considerable interest in determining whether it is possible to develop indicators of QOL that are more convenient and less expensive than direct, in-person interviews with residents...
- Addressing the ethical, legal, and social issues raised by voting by persons with dementiaJason H Karlawish
Department of Medicine, Center for Bioethics, Institute on Aging, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
JAMA 292:1345-50. 2004..In some instances, extrapolation from existing policies and research permits reasonable recommendations to guide policy and practice. However, in other instances, additional research is necessary...
- The effects of duration of caregiving on institutionalizationJoseph E Gaugler
Department of Behavioral Science, University of Kentucky, 110 College of Medicine Office Building, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
Gerontologist 45:78-89. 2005..Our objective in this analysis was to determine how the duration of caregiving interacts with key care demands (i.e., severity of problem behaviors) to influence the institutionalization of individuals suffering from dementia...
- Identifying the barriers and challenges to voting by residents in nursing homes and assisted living settingsJason H T Karlawish
University of Pennsylvania Institute of Aging, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Aging Soc Policy 20:65-79. 2008....
- Cognitive impairment and quality-of-life: views of providers of long-term care servicesCharles E Gessert
Division of Education and Research, St Mary s Duluth Clinic Health System, Duluth, Minnesota 55805, USA
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 19:85-90. 2005..A strong correlation between ratings for importance and ability to influence was observed. Additional research is needed on the psychosocial aspects of long-term care residents' QoL, especially those with cognitive impairment...
- Early community-based service utilization and its effects on institutionalization in dementia caregivingJoseph E Gaugler
Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
Gerontologist 45:177-85. 2005..The present study attempts to determine whether utilizing community-based long-term-care services early in the dementia caregiving career delays time to nursing home placement (adjusting for severity of dementia)...
- Family care for older adults with disabilities: toward more targeted and interpretable researchJoseph E Gaugler
Ph D Program in Gerontology Sanders Brown Center on Aging, College of Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40536 0230, USA
Int J Aging Hum Dev 54:205-31. 2002..Throughout this review recommendations are offered to improve these areas and advance the state of the art...