Jersey Liang

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Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Functional recovery of older hip-fracture patients after interdisciplinary intervention follows three distinct trajectories
    Ming Yueh Tseng
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Gerontologist 52:833-42. 2012
  2. pmc Multiple trajectories of depressive symptoms in middle and late life: racial/ethnic variations
    Jersey Liang
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:761-77. 2011
  3. pmc An interdisciplinary intervention for older Taiwanese patients after surgery for hip fracture improves health-related quality of life
    Yea Ing L Shyu
    School of Nursing, Chang Gung University, 259 Wen Hwa 1st Road, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:225. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Health and living arrangements among older Americans: does marriage matter?
    Jersey Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 S Observatory, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    J Aging Health 17:305-35. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Old age mortality in Japan: does the socioeconomic gradient interact with gender and age?
    Jersey Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 S Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:S294-307. 2002
  6. pmc Ethnicity and changing functional health in middle and late life: a person-centered approach
    Jersey Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:470-81. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in old age mortality: roles of health behavior and baseline health status
    Jersey Liang
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2020, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:572-82. 2003
  8. pmc Gender differences in functional status in middle and older age: are there any age variations?
    Jersey Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:S282-92. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Changes in functional status among older adults in Japan: successful and usual aging
    Jersey Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, Institute of Gerontology, University of Michigan, 420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Psychol Aging 18:684-95. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint How does self-assessed health change with age? A study of older adults in Japan
    Jersey Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:S224-32. 2005

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Publications55

  1. doi request reprint Functional recovery of older hip-fracture patients after interdisciplinary intervention follows three distinct trajectories
    Ming Yueh Tseng
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Gerontologist 52:833-42. 2012
    ..Covariates included demographic attributes, depressive symptoms, and cognitive functioning. Latent class growth modeling was used to examine distinctive groups of individual trajectories within the sample...
  2. pmc Multiple trajectories of depressive symptoms in middle and late life: racial/ethnic variations
    Jersey Liang
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:761-77. 2011
    ..Racial and ethnic variations in trajectory groups were partially mediated by SES, marital status, and health conditions, particularly when both interpersonal and intrapersonal differences in these variables were taken into account...
  3. pmc An interdisciplinary intervention for older Taiwanese patients after surgery for hip fracture improves health-related quality of life
    Yea Ing L Shyu
    School of Nursing, Chang Gung University, 259 Wen Hwa 1st Road, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:225. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that older patients with hip fracture who received our interdisciplinary intervention program would have better HRQOL than those who did not...
  4. ncbi request reprint Health and living arrangements among older Americans: does marriage matter?
    Jersey Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 S Observatory, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    J Aging Health 17:305-35. 2005
    ..This research examines how physical and mental health influence living arrangements among older Americans and whether these effects differ for married and unmarried persons...
  5. ncbi request reprint Old age mortality in Japan: does the socioeconomic gradient interact with gender and age?
    Jersey Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 S Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:S294-307. 2002
    ..The validity of prior observations needs to be further evaluated. This research examines socioeconomic inequalities in old age mortality in Japan, with a special emphasis on how inequalities interact with gender and age...
  6. pmc Ethnicity and changing functional health in middle and late life: a person-centered approach
    Jersey Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:470-81. 2010
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in old age mortality: roles of health behavior and baseline health status
    Jersey Liang
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2020, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:572-82. 2003
    ....
  8. pmc Gender differences in functional status in middle and older age: are there any age variations?
    Jersey Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:S282-92. 2008
    ..The present study examines gender differences in changes in functional status after age 50 and how such differences vary across different age groups...
  9. ncbi request reprint Changes in functional status among older adults in Japan: successful and usual aging
    Jersey Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, Institute of Gerontology, University of Michigan, 420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Psychol Aging 18:684-95. 2003
    ..and (c) late onset of functional impairment. These findings may serve as useful benchmarks for observations derived from other developed nations...
  10. ncbi request reprint How does self-assessed health change with age? A study of older adults in Japan
    Jersey Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:S224-32. 2005
    ..This research examines how the trajectories of self-rated health evolve among elderly Japanese individuals and how socioeconomic status (SES), social relations, and baseline health differentiate these trajectories...
  11. pmc Evolving self-rated health in middle and old age: how does it differ across Black, Hispanic, and White Americans?
    Jersey Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Aging Health 22:3-26. 2010
    ..This research focuses on ethnic variations in the intraindividual changes in self-rated health...
  12. ncbi request reprint Intertwining courses of functional status and subjective health among older Japanese
    Jersey Liang
    School of Public Health, Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S340-8. 2007
    ..We sought to depict how trajectories of functional status are related to the average changes in self-rated health and its underlying trajectories...
  13. ncbi request reprint Transitions in functional status among older people in Wuhan, China: socioeconomic differentials
    J Liang
    School of Public Health and Institute of Gerontology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 54:1126-38. 2001
    ..SES has differential effects on functional transitions depending on one's prior functional state. Furthermore, the generally positive effects of SES are partially offset by negative indirect effects..
  14. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic gradient in old age mortality in Wuhan, China
    J Liang
    School of Public Health and Institute of Gerontology, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 55:S222-33. 2000
    ..The vast majority of studies on socioeconomic status (SES) and old age mortality are based on data derived from developed nations. This research examined the SES differentials in old age mortality in China, a developing nation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Social exchange and well-being: is giving better than receiving?
    J Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Psychol Aging 16:511-23. 2001
    ..With reference to the role of reciprocity, the evidence provides some support for the hypothesis of esteem enhancement instead of social exchange and equity theories...
  16. pmc Trajectory of functional status among older Taiwanese: Gender and age variations
    Jersey Liang
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, United States
    Soc Sci Med 71:1208-17. 2010
    ..There are therefore significant gender and age variations in the trajectory of functional status among older Taiwanese. These findings provide evidence for the generalizability of prior observations to a non-Western society...
  17. ncbi request reprint Transitions in living arrangements among elders in Japan: does health make a difference?
    Joseph Winchester Brown
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:S209-20. 2002
    ..This research evaluates the hypothesis that poor health triggers a change in living arrangements among elderly adults in Japan...
  18. ncbi request reprint Impact of antidiabetic medications on physical and cognitive functioning of older Mexican Americans with diabetes mellitus: a population-based cohort study
    Jasmanda H Wu
    University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Epidemiology, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:369-76. 2003
    ..The current study was designed to evaluate the utility of antidiabetic medications in affecting changes in physical and cognitive functioning among older Mexican Americans with diabetes over a 2-year period...
  19. doi request reprint Health among the oldest-old in China: which living arrangements make a difference?
    Lydia W Li
    University of Michigan School of Social, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1106, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:220-7. 2009
    ..Future research should examine the mechanisms linking living arrangements and health, and the experience of institutional living for men and women in China...
  20. pmc Ethnic differences in the dynamics of depressive symptoms in middle-aged and older Americans
    - Xiao Xu
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Aging Health 22:631-52. 2010
    ..This study examined differences in the trajectory of depressive symptoms between Hispanic, Black, and White Americans in middle and old age...
  21. pmc Social stratification of body weight trajectory in middle-age and older americans: results from a 14-year longitudinal study
    Anda Botoseneanu
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Aging Health 23:454-80. 2011
    ..To depict the trajectory of BMI from middle to late adulthood and to examine social variations in BMI trajectories...
  22. pmc Social relationships in religious institutions and healthy lifestyles
    Neal Krause
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:25-38. 2011
    ..The theoretical and practice implications of these results are discussed...
  23. pmc Age differences and social stratification in the long-term trajectories of leisure-time physical activity
    Benjamin A Shaw
    School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, One University Place, Rensselaer, Albany, NY 12144 3456, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:756-66. 2010
    ..This study assessed how and why the social stratification of leisure-time physical activity changes as adults at different points in the life course, and from different birth cohorts, grow older...
  24. ncbi request reprint Impact of diabetes on cognitive function among older Latinos: a population-based cohort study
    Jasmanda H Wu
    University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, 611 Church St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:686-93. 2003
    ..Type 2 diabetes, which is highly prevalent in older Mexican Americans, may influence cognitive functioning. We examined the association of diabetes with decline in global cognitive function and memory function over a 2-year period...
  25. ncbi request reprint Low cognitive performance, comorbid disease, and task-specific disability: findings from a nationally representative survey
    Caroline S Blaum
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M523-31. 2002
    ....
  26. pmc Diabetes-related support, regimen adherence, and health decline among older adults
    Emily J Nicklett
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 South Observatory Street, SPH 2, Ann Arbor, MI 49109 2029, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:390-9. 2010
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Religion, death of a loved one, and hypertension among older adults in Japan
    Neal Krause
    School of Public Health and Institute of Gerontology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:S96-S107. 2002
    ..To see whether three dimensions of religion (private religious practices, religious coping, and belief in the afterlife) buffer the effect of the death of a significant other on change in self-reported hypertension over time...
  28. doi request reprint Trajectories of functional change among long stayers in nursing homes: does baseline impairment matter?
    Jane Banaszak-Holl
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Aging Health 23:862-82. 2011
    ..This study reports findings on functional change trajectories for long-stay residents by examining the effects of baseline medical conditions and functional status on changes in physical impairment across residents' length of stay (LOS)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Widowhood and depressive symptoms among older Chinese: do gender and source of support make a difference?
    Lydia Li
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 S University, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1106, USA
    Soc Sci Med 60:637-47. 2005
    ..In this study, we have extended bereavement and social support research to a developing nation, with some findings similar to and some different from studies in Western developed nations...
  30. ncbi request reprint Trends in old-age functioning and disability in Japan, 1993-2002
    Robert F Schoeni
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Popul Stud (Camb) 60:39-53. 2006
    ..1 million more disabled elderly in 2002. The reductions were experienced broadly across socio-demographic and economic groups. Increases in education across cohorts are associated with the declines in disability...
  31. pmc Social exchanges and subjective well-being among older Chinese: does age make a difference?
    Lydia W Li
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1106, USA
    Psychol Aging 22:386-91. 2007
    ..Further, depressed affect of old-old (70+ years) Chinese reacts more strongly to both social support and negative interactions than the young-old (60-69 years)...
  32. pmc Persistent infection, inflammation, and functional impairment in older Latinos
    Allison E Aiello
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, 1214 S University, 2nd Floor, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 2548, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:610-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to examine whether cytomegalovirus (CMV), herpes simplex virus type-1 (HSV-1), and C-reactive protein (CRP) are associated with functional impairment in older Latinos...
  33. ncbi request reprint Diabetes as a predictor of change in functional status among older Mexican Americans: a population-based cohort study
    Jasmanda H Wu
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:314-9. 2003
    ..This study was designed to examine the impact of diabetes on change in self-reported functional status over a 2-year period among older Mexican Americans with diabetes...
  34. ncbi request reprint Financial strain, received support, anticipated support, and depressive symptoms in the People's Republic of China
    N Krause
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Psychol Aging 13:58-68. 1998
    ..A detailed theoretical rationale is developed to explain these results...
  35. ncbi request reprint Changes in functional health status of older women with heart disease: evaluation of a program based on self-regulation
    N M Clark
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 55:S117-26. 2000
    ..This study involving 570 women aged 60 years or older with heart disease, assessed the effects of a disease management program on physical functioning, symptom experience, and psychosocial status...
  36. ncbi request reprint Does more health care improve health among older adults? A longitudinal analysis
    Ezra Golberstein
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Aging Health 19:888-906. 2007
    ..This research assesses the association of health services use with subsequent physical health among older Americans, adjusting for the confounding between health care use and prior health...
  37. ncbi request reprint Transitions in chronic low back pain in Japanese older adults: a sociomedical perspective
    N Muramatsu
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 52:S222-34. 1997
    ..The results suggest that social relationships have both favorable and unfavorable effects on chronic low back pain...
  38. pmc The effect of patient choice of intervention on health outcomes
    Noreen M Clark
    Center for Managing Chronic Disease, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory, Ann Arbor, 48109 2029 Michigan, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:679-86. 2008
    ..Randomized controlled design (N=1075) assessed outcomes when women (60 years+) were given a choice of two formats of a program to enhance heart disease management...
  39. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of Medical Outcomes Study Short Form-36 Taiwan version in assessing elderly patients with hip fracture
    Yea Ing Lotus Shyu
    Center for Gerontological Research and School of Nursing, Chang Gung University, 259 Wen Hua 1st Road, Kwei Shan, Tao Yuan 333, Taiwan
    Osteoporos Int 15:575-82. 2004
    ..In its current form, the SF-36 Taiwan version demonstrated good reliability and validity as applied to patients with hip fracture...
  40. ncbi request reprint Environmental barriers and mobility in Taiwan: is the Roy adaptation model applicable?
    Yea Ing Lotus Shyu
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, Chang Gung University, Kwei Shan, Tao Yuan, Taiwan
    Nurs Sci Q 17:165-70. 2004
    ..The findings of this study lend to suggestions for intervening with hip-fractured elderly persons after surgery...
  41. ncbi request reprint Mental health among older adults in Japan: do sources of social support and negative interaction make a difference?
    Hideki Okabayashi
    Department of Psychology, Meisei University, 2 1 1 Hodokubo, Hino City, Tokyo 191 8506, Japan
    Soc Sci Med 59:2259-70. 2004
    ..In contrast, among those without a spouse, only greater support from children is significantly correlated with higher positive well-being, less distress, and less cognitive impairment...
  42. ncbi request reprint A pilot investigation of the short-term effects of an interdisciplinary intervention program on elderly patients with hip fracture in Taiwan
    Yea Ing Lotus Shyu
    Center for Gerontological Research, Chang Gung University, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:811-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate an interdisciplinary intervention program for older people with hip fracture in Taiwan...
  43. pmc The influence of developmental life stage on quality of life in survivors of prostate cancer and their partners
    Janet Harden
    College of Nursing, Wayne State University, 5557 Cass Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 2:84-94. 2008
    ..Using an Adult Developmental and Family Stress framework, this study focuses on how normative (developmental stage) and non-normative stressors (prostate cancer) may affect a couple's ability to adapt...
  44. ncbi request reprint Tracking changes in social relations throughout late life
    Benjamin A Shaw
    Department of Health Policy, Management, and Behavior, University at Albany School of Public Health, One University Place, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S90-9. 2007
    ..This research aimed to chart age-related changes in 11 dimensions of social relations during later life. We also examined interpersonal differences in intra-individual changes...
  45. ncbi request reprint Work at older ages in Japan: variation by gender and employment status
    James M Raymo
    Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:S154-63. 2004
    ..This study describes the correlates of labor force participation among Japanese men and women aged 60-85 and examines differences by gender and employment status...
  46. pmc Cognitive function and dental care utilization among community-dwelling older adults
    Bei Wu
    Center on Aging, West Virginia University, Morgantown 26506, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:2216-21. 2007
    ..We sought to investigate the relationship between varying levels of cognitive function and dental care utilization...
  47. ncbi request reprint Interdisciplinary intervention for hip fracture in older Taiwanese: benefits last for 1 year
    Yea Ing L Shyu
    School of Nursing, Chang Gung University, Kwei Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:92-7. 2008
    ..Little is known about the effects of interventions for elderly patients with hip fracture in Asian countries, particularly beyond the short term...
  48. ncbi request reprint Psychometric testing of the social support survey on a Taiwanese sample
    Yea Ing Lotus Shyu
    School of Nursing, Center for Gerontological Research, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Nurs Res 55:411-7. 2006
    ..The Medical Outcomes Study Social Support Survey (MOS-SS) is a multidimensional, self-administered instrument used to assess various functional dimensions of social support. Less is known regarding its value for a Chinese population...
  49. ncbi request reprint Conceptualization and measurement of getting lost behavior in persons with early dementia
    Yi Chen Chiu
    Chung Gang University, School of Nursing, Taiwan
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:760-8. 2005
    ..The ESQD-P is a measure for the phenomenon of 'getting lost behavior' (GLB) reported by early Alzheimer's disease sufferers, based on the concept of spatial problem-solving...
  50. ncbi request reprint Getting lost: directed attention and executive functions in early Alzheimer's disease patients
    Yi Chen Chiu
    Chang Gung University, Department and Graduate Institute of Nursing, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 17:174-80. 2004
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Predictors of functional recovery for hip fractured elders during 12 months following hospital discharge: a prospective study on a Taiwanese sample
    Yea Ing Lotus Shyu
    Center for Gerontological Research, Chang Gung University, 259 Wen Hua 1st Road, Kwei Shan, Tao Yuan 333, Taiwan, ROC
    Osteoporos Int 15:475-82. 2004
    ..These findings may be applicable to other countries with Chinese populations, and could provide a reference for health care providers to develop specific interventions for Chinese hip fractured elders...
  52. ncbi request reprint Changes in quality of life among elderly patients with hip fracture in Taiwan
    Yea Ing Lotus Shyu
    Center for Gerontological Research, School of Nursing, Chang Gung University, 259 Wen Hua 1st Road, Kwei Shan, 333, Tao Yuan, Taiwan, ROC
    Osteoporos Int 15:95-102. 2004
    ..Similar studies may be helpful for health-care providers in other countries with Chinese populations to develop specific intervention programs...
  53. ncbi request reprint Age versus time since baseline as the time scale in the analysis of change
    Benjamin A Shaw
    Department of Health Policy, Management, and Behavior, University at Albany School of Public Health, One University Place, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S203-4. 2007
  54. ncbi request reprint Blood-sample processing for the study of age-dependent gene expression in peripheral blood mononuclear cells
    Chantale Lacelle
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:B285-7. 2002
    ..As is frequently observed, the older individuals have higher plasma proportions...
  55. ncbi request reprint Comparison of healthcare utilization and direct costs in three degenerative dementias
    Daniel L Murman
    Department of Neurology and Ophthalmology, Michigan State University, E Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:328-36. 2002
    ..In all three groups, long-term care costs accounted for the majority of direct costs. Unique patterns of utilization and costs are seen in specific neurodegenerative dementias...

Research Grants9

  1. Trajectories of Subjective Well-being and Ethnicity in Old Age
    Jersey Liang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The analytical strategies will include a combination of multi-level analysis, cluster analysis, multinomial logit analysis, and structural equation modeling. ..
  2. Health and Well-Being Among Older-Old in U.S. and Japan
    Jersey Liang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..As all three institutions are strongly committed to this research initiative, the responsibility of financing will be shared, making it an extremely attractive investment for the National Institutes of Health. ..
  3. Trajectories of Subjective Well-being and Ethnicity in Old Age
    Jersey Liang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The analytical strategies will include a combination of multi-level analysis, cluster analysis, multinomial logit analysis, and structural equation modeling. ..