Jung Kwak

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Current research findings on end-of-life decision making among racially or ethnically diverse groups
    Jung Kwak
    School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, 33620, USA
    Gerontologist 45:634-41. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in hospice use and in-hospital death among Medicare and Medicaid dual-eligible nursing home residents
    Jung Kwak
    Center on Age and Community Applied Gerontology, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Enderis Hall 1055, P O Box 786, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Gerontologist 48:32-41. 2008
  3. pmc The impact of TCARE® on service recommendation, use, and caregiver well-being
    Jung Kwak
    Department of Social Work, Helen Bader School of Social Welfare, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Gerontologist 51:704-13. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and preferences of Korean-American older adults and caregivers on end-of-life care
    Jung Kwak
    Center on Age and Community, University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1867-72. 2007
  5. pmc Effects of the TCARE® intervention on caregiver burden and depressive symptoms: preliminary findings from a randomized controlled study
    Rhonda J V Montgomery
    Correspondence should be addressed to Rhonda J V Montgomery, Helen Bader School of Social Welfare, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, P O Box 786, Milwaukee, WI 53201 E mail
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:640-7. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Impact of TimeSlips, a creative expression intervention program, on nursing home residents with dementia and their caregivers
    Thomas Fritsch
    Center on Age and Community, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Gerontologist 49:117-27. 2009
  7. doi request reprint TCARE: tailored caregiver assessment and referral
    Rhonda Montgomery
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, USA
    Am J Nurs 108:54-7; quiz 57. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Benefits of training family caregivers on experiences of closure during end-of-life care
    Jung Kwak
    The Center on Age and Community Applied Gerontology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:434-45. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Advance care planning and proxy decision making for patients with advanced Parkinson disease
    Jung Kwak
    From the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, the Parkinson Research Institute of the Wisconsin Parkinson Association, and the Department of Neurology, Columbia St Mary s Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    South Med J 107:178-85. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Validation of the caregiving at life's end questionnaire
    Jennifer R Salmon
    School of Aging Studies, Florida Policy Exchange Center on Aging, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 22:188-94. 2005

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Current research findings on end-of-life decision making among racially or ethnically diverse groups
    Jung Kwak
    School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, 33620, USA
    Gerontologist 45:634-41. 2005
    ..We reviewed the research literature on racial or ethnic diversity and end-of-life decision making in order to identify key findings and provide recommendations for future research...
  2. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in hospice use and in-hospital death among Medicare and Medicaid dual-eligible nursing home residents
    Jung Kwak
    Center on Age and Community Applied Gerontology, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Enderis Hall 1055, P O Box 786, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Gerontologist 48:32-41. 2008
    ..We investigated the role of race in predicting the likelihood of using hospice and dying in a hosptial among dual-eligible (Medicare and Medicaid) nursing home residents...
  3. pmc The impact of TCARE® on service recommendation, use, and caregiver well-being
    Jung Kwak
    Department of Social Work, Helen Bader School of Social Welfare, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Gerontologist 51:704-13. 2011
    ..Findings are reported from a study that examined the effects of the Tailored Caregiver Assessment and Referral (TCARE®) protocol, a care management process designed to help family caregivers, on care planning and caregiver outcomes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and preferences of Korean-American older adults and caregivers on end-of-life care
    Jung Kwak
    Center on Age and Community, University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1867-72. 2007
    ....
  5. pmc Effects of the TCARE® intervention on caregiver burden and depressive symptoms: preliminary findings from a randomized controlled study
    Rhonda J V Montgomery
    Correspondence should be addressed to Rhonda J V Montgomery, Helen Bader School of Social Welfare, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, P O Box 786, Milwaukee, WI 53201 E mail
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:640-7. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Impact of TimeSlips, a creative expression intervention program, on nursing home residents with dementia and their caregivers
    Thomas Fritsch
    Center on Age and Community, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Gerontologist 49:117-27. 2009
    ..Here, we report the findings from an assessment of the impact of TimeSlips (TS), a group storytelling program that encourages CE among PWDs and those who care for them...
  7. doi request reprint TCARE: tailored caregiver assessment and referral
    Rhonda Montgomery
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, USA
    Am J Nurs 108:54-7; quiz 57. 2008
    ..An evidence-based model to target services for caregivers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Benefits of training family caregivers on experiences of closure during end-of-life care
    Jung Kwak
    The Center on Age and Community Applied Gerontology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:434-45. 2007
    ..The ability to support caregivers in this relatively low impact intervention can be used in hospice and nonhospice settings...
  9. ncbi request reprint Advance care planning and proxy decision making for patients with advanced Parkinson disease
    Jung Kwak
    From the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, the Parkinson Research Institute of the Wisconsin Parkinson Association, and the Department of Neurology, Columbia St Mary s Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    South Med J 107:178-85. 2014
    ..To examine advance care planning practices and proxy decision making by family healthcare proxies for patients with advanced Parkinson disease (PD)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Validation of the caregiving at life's end questionnaire
    Jennifer R Salmon
    School of Aging Studies, Florida Policy Exchange Center on Aging, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 22:188-94. 2005
    ..The sample included 34 current and 17 bereaved caregivers affiliated with The Hospice Institute of the Florida Suncoast. The scales performed well in terms of concurrent validity, internal consistency, and reliability...
  11. ncbi request reprint Transformative aspects of caregiving at life's end
    Jennifer R Salmon
    School of Aging Studies, Florida Policy Exchange Center on Aging, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 29:121-9. 2005
    ..Two mediators reduce caregiver burden and all four of the mediators improve caregiver gain. Caregivers who are able to attend to these transformative aspects find more gain in the caregiving experience...