Alan B Stevens

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Training home health aides as extenders of rehab services
    Cecil G Betros
    Communication Concepts and Consulting, Inc, USA
    Caring 24:28-35. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Structured practice: a memory intervention for persons with dementia
    Angela K Hochhalter
    Scott and White Memorial Hospital, Texas A and M University, Temple, Texas 76508, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 21:424-30. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictors of time to nursing home placement in White and African American individuals with dementia
    Alan Stevens
    Dementia Care Research Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Aging Health 16:375-97. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Timed-event sequential analysis of agitation in nursing home residents during personal care interactions with nursing assistants
    David L Roth
    Department of Biostatistics, Center for Aging, Ryals Public Health Building, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P461-8. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of agitation in nursing home residents
    David E Vance
    Center for Research in Applied Gerontology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 58:P129-37. 2003
  6. pmc Psychometric analysis of the Revised Memory and Behavior Problems Checklist: factor structure of occurrence and reaction ratings
    David L Roth
    Department of Biostatistics, Center for Aging, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 Third Avenue South, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    Psychol Aging 18:906-15. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of chronic stress and interleukin-10 gene polymorphisms on antibody response to tetanus vaccine in family caregivers of patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Jian Li
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:551-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Correspondence of the functional independence measure (FIM) self-care subscale with real-time observations of dementia patients' ADL performance in the home
    Ellen M Cotter
    Georgia Southwestern State University, Americus, 31709 4693, USA
    Clin Rehabil 16:36-45. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Using experiential techniques for staff development: liking, learning, and doing
    Betsy Kemeny
    Project RELATE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49508, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 32:9-14. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Patient suffering and caregiver compassion: new opportunities for research, practice, and policy
    Richard Schulz
    University Center for Social and Urban Research, 121 University Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Gerontologist 47:4-13. 2007

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Training home health aides as extenders of rehab services
    Cecil G Betros
    Communication Concepts and Consulting, Inc, USA
    Caring 24:28-35. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Structured practice: a memory intervention for persons with dementia
    Angela K Hochhalter
    Scott and White Memorial Hospital, Texas A and M University, Temple, Texas 76508, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 21:424-30. 2006
    ..Most recalled at least part of the number after a 5-minute delay. Structured Practice can serve as a format for teaching everyday information and guiding social interaction with persons with dementia...
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictors of time to nursing home placement in White and African American individuals with dementia
    Alan Stevens
    Dementia Care Research Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Aging Health 16:375-97. 2004
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  4. ncbi request reprint Timed-event sequential analysis of agitation in nursing home residents during personal care interactions with nursing assistants
    David L Roth
    Department of Biostatistics, Center for Aging, Ryals Public Health Building, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P461-8. 2002
    ..The sequential analysis of observational data provides an important method for studying interpersonal interactions, including those of nursing home residents and the nursing staff who care for them...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of agitation in nursing home residents
    David E Vance
    Center for Research in Applied Gerontology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 58:P129-37. 2003
    ..The clinical implications of these findings are discussed as well as the relative merits of the two methods of measuring agitation...
  6. pmc Psychometric analysis of the Revised Memory and Behavior Problems Checklist: factor structure of occurrence and reaction ratings
    David L Roth
    Department of Biostatistics, Center for Aging, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 Third Avenue South, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    Psychol Aging 18:906-15. 2003
    ..In addition, female caregivers and White caregivers reported more problems, on average, than male caregivers and African American caregivers, respectively...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of chronic stress and interleukin-10 gene polymorphisms on antibody response to tetanus vaccine in family caregivers of patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Jian Li
    Department of Epidemiology and International Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:551-9. 2007
    ..To assess the effects of psychological stress on the antibody response to tetanus vaccine adjusting for cytokine gene polymorphisms and other nongenetic factors in caregivers of patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Correspondence of the functional independence measure (FIM) self-care subscale with real-time observations of dementia patients' ADL performance in the home
    Ellen M Cotter
    Georgia Southwestern State University, Americus, 31709 4693, USA
    Clin Rehabil 16:36-45. 2002
    ..To determine if caregivers of dementia patients can validly report (a) the level of patient activities of daily living (ADL) dependence and (b) the amount of time they spend providing ADL assistance...
  9. ncbi request reprint Using experiential techniques for staff development: liking, learning, and doing
    Betsy Kemeny
    Project RELATE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49508, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 32:9-14. 2006
    ..Findings suggest experiential techniques are efficacious as learning methods...
  10. ncbi request reprint Patient suffering and caregiver compassion: new opportunities for research, practice, and policy
    Richard Schulz
    University Center for Social and Urban Research, 121 University Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Gerontologist 47:4-13. 2007
    ..We conclude with a discussion of implications and future directions for clinical intervention, research, and policy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Postintervention focus groups: toward sustaining care
    Betsy Kemeny
    Project RELATE Research and Education for Living With Alzheimer s and Related Disorders Therapeutic Eldercare, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 30:4-9. 2004
    ..The non-threatening environment of focus groups allowed staff to share their perceptions of the barriers to behavior change needed to sustain the intervention over time...