Eric S Kim

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Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Prospective study of the association between dispositional optimism and incident heart failure
    Eric S Kim
    From the Department of Psychology E S K, J S and Institute for Social Research J S, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA L D K
    Circ Heart Fail 7:394-400. 2014
  2. ncbi Are people healthier if their partners are more optimistic? The dyadic effect of optimism on health among older adults
    Eric S Kim
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, United States Electronic address
    J Psychosom Res 76:447-53. 2014
  3. doi Life satisfaction and frequency of doctor visits
    Eric S Kim
    MS, Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 530 Church St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1043
    Psychosom Med 76:86-93. 2014
  4. doi Perceived neighborhood social cohesion and stroke
    Eric S Kim
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 530 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1043, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 97:49-55. 2013
  5. doi Purpose in life and reduced incidence of stroke in older adults: 'The Health and Retirement Study'
    Eric S Kim
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1043, USA
    J Psychosom Res 74:427-32. 2013
  6. ncbi Purpose in life and reduced risk of myocardial infarction among older U.S. adults with coronary heart disease: a two-year follow-up
    Eric S Kim
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 2250 East Hall, 530 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 1043, USA
    J Behav Med 36:124-33. 2013
  7. doi Dispositional optimism protects older adults from stroke: the Health and Retirement Study
    Eric S Kim
    Department of Psychology, 530 Church Street, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1043, USA
    Stroke 42:2855-9. 2011
  8. doi A meta-analytic review of the Penn Resiliency Program's effect on depressive symptoms
    Steven M Brunwasser
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 530 Church Street, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:1042-54. 2009

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Publications8

  1. ncbi Prospective study of the association between dispositional optimism and incident heart failure
    Eric S Kim
    From the Department of Psychology E S K, J S and Institute for Social Research J S, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA L D K
    Circ Heart Fail 7:394-400. 2014
    ..In the United States, 80% of heart failures occur in adults aged 65+ years. Therefore, we examined whether higher optimism was linked with a reduced incidence of heart failure among older adults...
  2. ncbi Are people healthier if their partners are more optimistic? The dyadic effect of optimism on health among older adults
    Eric S Kim
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, United States Electronic address
    J Psychosom Res 76:447-53. 2014
    ..However, researchers have not examined how a spouse's optimism might impact an individual's health. We hypothesized that being optimistic (and having an optimistic spouse) would both be associated with better health...
  3. doi Life satisfaction and frequency of doctor visits
    Eric S Kim
    MS, Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 530 Church St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1043
    Psychosom Med 76:86-93. 2014
    ..96, 95% confidence interval = 0.93-0.99). Conclusions Higher life satisfaction is associated with fewer doctor visits, which may have important implications for reducing health care costs. ..
  4. doi Perceived neighborhood social cohesion and stroke
    Eric S Kim
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 530 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1043, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 97:49-55. 2013
    ..The effect of perceived neighborhood social cohesion remained significant after adjusting for a comprehensive set of risk factors. Therefore, perceived neighborhood social cohesion plays an important role in protecting against stroke...
  5. doi Purpose in life and reduced incidence of stroke in older adults: 'The Health and Retirement Study'
    Eric S Kim
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1043, USA
    J Psychosom Res 74:427-32. 2013
    ..To determine whether purpose in life is associated with reduced stroke incidence among older adults after adjusting for relevant sociodemographic, behavioral, biological, and psychosocial factors...
  6. ncbi Purpose in life and reduced risk of myocardial infarction among older U.S. adults with coronary heart disease: a two-year follow-up
    Eric S Kim
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 2250 East Hall, 530 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 1043, USA
    J Behav Med 36:124-33. 2013
    ..Higher purpose in life may play an important role in protecting against myocardial infarction among older American adults with coronary heart disease...
  7. doi Dispositional optimism protects older adults from stroke: the Health and Retirement Study
    Eric S Kim
    Department of Psychology, 530 Church Street, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1043, USA
    Stroke 42:2855-9. 2011
    ..We examined whether higher optimism was associated with a lower incidence of stroke...
  8. doi A meta-analytic review of the Penn Resiliency Program's effect on depressive symptoms
    Steven M Brunwasser
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 530 Church Street, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:1042-54. 2009
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