P A Thoits

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Similar-other support for men undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery
    P A Thoits
    Department of Sociology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37235, USA
    Health Psychol 19:264-73. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Volunteer work and well-being
    P A Thoits
    Department of Sociology, Box 1811 B, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37235, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 42:115-31. 2001

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint Similar-other support for men undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery
    P A Thoits
    Department of Sociology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37235, USA
    Health Psychol 19:264-73. 2000
    ..Further analysis showed that participants who talked often with fellow cardiac patients in the hospital ("de facto similar others") experienced improvements in their physical and emotional well-being over time...
  2. ncbi request reprint Volunteer work and well-being
    P A Thoits
    Department of Sociology, Box 1811 B, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37235, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 42:115-31. 2001
    ....