retirement

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Summary: The state of being retired from one's position or occupation.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Aging, retirement, and changes in physical activity: prospective cohort findings from the GLOBE study
    Annabelle S Slingerland
    Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1356-63. 2007
  2. ncbi Women and retirement planning: towards the "feminization of poverty" in an aging Hong Kong
    William Keng Mun Lee
    Department of Politics and Sociology, Lingnan University, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong
    J Women Aging 15:31-53. 2003
  3. pmc A frailty instrument for primary care: findings from the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE)
    Roman Romero-Ortuno
    Department of Medical Gerontology Trinity College Dublin, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, St James s Hospital, James s Street, Dublin 8, Ireland
    BMC Geriatr 10:57. 2010
  4. ncbi Sleep problems and disability retirement: a register-based follow-up study
    Tea Lallukka
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, P O Box 41 Mannerheimintie 172, Helsinki, Finland FIN 00014
    Am J Epidemiol 173:871-81. 2011
  5. pmc Self-rated health as a predictor of disability retirement--the contribution of ill-health and working conditions
    Olli Pietiläinen
    Department of Public Health, Hjelt Institute, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS ONE 6:e25004. 2011
  6. ncbi Geriatric conditions and disability: the Health and Retirement Study
    Christine T Cigolle
    University of Michigan, the Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, and the Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Center for Practice Management and Outcomes Research, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Ann Intern Med 147:156-64. 2007
  7. pmc Data Resource Profile: the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE)
    Axel Börsch-Supan
    Munich Center for the Economics of Aging, Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, Amalienst 33, 80799 Munich, Germany
    Int J Epidemiol 42:992-1001. 2013
  8. ncbi The impact of ill health on exit from paid employment in Europe among older workers
    Tilja van den Berg
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Occup Environ Med 67:845-52. 2010
  9. ncbi The impact of midlife educational, work, health, and family experiences on men's early retirement
    Marleen Damman
    Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute, P O Box 11650, 2502 AR The Hague, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:617-27. 2011
  10. ncbi The effect of osteoarthritis of the hip or knee on work participation
    Hendrik J Bieleman
    Saxion Expertise Centre Health, Social Care and Technology, P O Box 70000, Enschede 7500 KB, The Netherlands
    J Rheumatol 38:1835-43. 2011

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  1. ncbi Aging, retirement, and changes in physical activity: prospective cohort findings from the GLOBE study
    Annabelle S Slingerland
    Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1356-63. 2007
    There is increased recognition that determinants of health should be investigated in a life-course perspective. Retirement is a major transition in the life course and offers opportunities for changes in physical activity that may improve ..
  2. ncbi Women and retirement planning: towards the "feminization of poverty" in an aging Hong Kong
    William Keng Mun Lee
    Department of Politics and Sociology, Lingnan University, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong
    J Women Aging 15:31-53. 2003
    Hong Kong's population is aging but retirement research is largely missing from the research agenda in Hong Kong...
  3. pmc A frailty instrument for primary care: findings from the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE)
    Roman Romero-Ortuno
    Department of Medical Gerontology Trinity College Dublin, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, St James s Hospital, James s Street, Dublin 8, Ireland
    BMC Geriatr 10:57. 2010
    ..Our study is based on the first wave of the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE, http://www.share-project...
  4. ncbi Sleep problems and disability retirement: a register-based follow-up study
    Tea Lallukka
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, P O Box 41 Mannerheimintie 172, Helsinki, Finland FIN 00014
    Am J Epidemiol 173:871-81. 2011
    ..This study examined whether sleep problems are associated with subsequent disability retirement. Baseline questionnaire survey data collected in 2000-2002 among employees of the city of Helsinki, Finland, ..
  5. pmc Self-rated health as a predictor of disability retirement--the contribution of ill-health and working conditions
    Olli Pietiläinen
    Department of Public Health, Hjelt Institute, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS ONE 6:e25004. 2011
    ..We examined self-rated health as a predictor of subsequent disability retirement, and ill-health and working conditions as potential explanations for the association.
  6. ncbi Geriatric conditions and disability: the Health and Retirement Study
    Christine T Cigolle
    University of Michigan, the Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, and the Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Center for Practice Management and Outcomes Research, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Ann Intern Med 147:156-64. 2007
    ..The prevalence of geriatric conditions and their effect on health and disability in older adults has not been investigated in population-based samples...
  7. pmc Data Resource Profile: the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE)
    Axel Börsch-Supan
    Munich Center for the Economics of Aging, Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, Amalienst 33, 80799 Munich, Germany
    Int J Epidemiol 42:992-1001. 2013
    ..share-project.org after registration. SHARE is harmonized with the US Health and Retirement Study (HRS) and the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA) and has become a role model for several ageing ..
  8. ncbi The impact of ill health on exit from paid employment in Europe among older workers
    Tilja van den Berg
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Occup Environ Med 67:845-52. 2010
    ..To determine the impact of ill health on exit from paid employment in Europe among older workers...
  9. ncbi The impact of midlife educational, work, health, and family experiences on men's early retirement
    Marleen Damman
    Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute, P O Box 11650, 2502 AR The Hague, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:617-27. 2011
    In empirical studies on predictors of retirement, midlife experiences have often remained implicit or been neglected...
  10. ncbi The effect of osteoarthritis of the hip or knee on work participation
    Hendrik J Bieleman
    Saxion Expertise Centre Health, Social Care and Technology, P O Box 70000, Enschede 7500 KB, The Netherlands
    J Rheumatol 38:1835-43. 2011
    ..However, research on the effect of OA on work participation is scarce and the methodological quality is often insufficient. The longitudinal course of work participation in individuals with OA has not been described completely...
  11. ncbi Quality of work, well-being, and intended early retirement of older employees: baseline results from the SHARE Study
    Johannes Siegrist
    Department of Medical Sociology, University of Duesseldorf, Germany
    Eur J Public Health 17:62-8. 2007
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  12. pmc The effect of recurrent involuntary job loss on the depressive symptoms of older US workers
    William T Gallo
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, c o Yale Program on Aging, One Church Street, 7th Floor, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 80:109-16. 2006
    The objective of this study was to assess whether recurrent involuntary job loss among US workers nearing retirement resulted in increasingly less severe changes in depressive symptoms with successive job losses.
  13. pmc The experience of physical activity and the transition to retirement: a systematic review and integrative synthesis of qualitative and quantitative evidence
    Inka Barnett
    MRC Epidemiology Unit and UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research CEDAR, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:97. 2012
    The transition to retirement has been recognised as a critical turning point for physical activity (PA)...
  14. pmc The persistence of depressive symptoms in older workers who experience involuntary job loss: results from the health and retirement survey
    William T Gallo
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, One Church Street, 7th Floor, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S221-8. 2006
    The purpose of this study was to investigate the association between involuntary job loss among workers nearing retirement and long-term changes in depressive symptoms.
  15. pmc Physical activity and transitioning to retirement: a systematic review
    Inka Barnett
    MRC Epidemiology Unit and UK Clinical Research Collaboration Centre for Diet and Activity Research CEDAR, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 43:329-36. 2012
    The transition to retirement has been recognized as a turning point in determining physical activity and may present a critical "window" for promoting physical activity...
  16. pmc Clinical disorders in a post war British cohort reaching retirement: evidence from the First National Birth Cohort study
    Mary B Pierce
    MRC Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing, London, England
    PLoS ONE 7:e44857. 2012
    ..This study describes the distribution and clustering of 15 common clinical disorders requiring medical treatment or supervision in a representative British cohort approaching retirement, and how health tracked across adulthood.
  17. pmc Higher education delays and shortens cognitive impairment: a multistate life table analysis of the US Health and Retirement Study
    Mieke Reuser
    Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute NIDI, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 26:395-403. 2011
    ..We assess the duration of cognitive impairment in the US Health and Retirement Study (1992-2004) by self reported BMI, smoking and levels of education in men and women and three ethnic groups...
  18. ncbi Physical workload and risk of early retirement: prospective population-based study among middle-aged men
    Minna Karpansalo
    Research Institute of Public Health, University of Kuopio, PO Box 1927, 70120 Kuopio, Finland
    J Occup Environ Med 44:930-9. 2002
    Early retirement produces a heavy economic burden in many western societies. There is a need to identify single risk factors for early retirement and to find methods for preventing it...
  19. ncbi Associations of back and leg pain with health status and functional capacity of older adults: findings from the retirement community back pain study
    Gregory E Hicks
    University of Delaware, Department of Physical Therapy, 303 McKinly Lab, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1306-13. 2008
    ..Our objective was to determine whether LBP and concurrent leg pain are associated with health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and function in a cohort of older adults, and to examine care-seeking behaviors related to LBP...
  20. pmc Effect of retirement on alcohol consumption: longitudinal evidence from the French Gazel cohort study
    Marie Zins
    Inserm U1018 Epidemiology of Occupational and Social Determinants of Health Centre for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Vilejuif, France
    PLoS ONE 6:e26531. 2011
    Little is known about the effect of retirement on alcohol consumption. The objectives were to examine changes in alcohol consumption following retirement, and whether these patterns differ by gender and socioeconomic status.
  21. ncbi Job strain as a predictor of disability pension: the Finnish Public Sector Study
    S Laine
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, FI 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:24-30. 2009
    ..To examine whether high job strain (a combination of high job demands and low job control) is a risk factor for disability pension...
  22. pmc Retirement on grounds of ill health
    M Stattin
    Department of Sociology, Umea University, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 62:135-40. 2005
  23. ncbi Predictors of early retirement in British civil servants
    G Mein
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Age Ageing 29:529-36. 2000
    ..how recent changes in labour force dynamics may have influenced the increasing numbers of people taking early retirement in industrialized countries...
  24. ncbi Retirement intentions of general practitioners aged 45-65 years
    Thomas D Brett
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Research, School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame, Fremantle, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:75-7. 2009
    To ascertain the retirement intentions of a cohort of Australian general practitioners.
  25. pmc Associations between obesity and receipt of screening mammography, Papanicolaou tests, and influenza vaccination: results from the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) and the Asset and Health Dynamics Among the Oldest Old (AHEAD) Study
    Truls Østbye
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1623-30. 2005
    ..We evaluated the association between body mass index (BMI) and receipt of screening mammography and Papanicolaou tests among middle-aged women and the association between BMI and receipt of influenza vaccination among the elderly...
  26. ncbi Effects of retirement on lifestyle in relation to changes in weight and waist circumference in Dutch men: a prospective study
    Astrid C J Nooyens
    Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Public Health Nutr 8:1266-74. 2005
    To study changes in lifestyle in relation to changes in body weight and waist circumference associated with occupational retirement in men.
  27. pmc Financial hardship and mortality among older adults using the 1996-2004 Health and Retirement Study
    Reginald D Tucker-Seeley
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:850-7. 2009
    ..We investigated the effect of financial hardship on mortality risk in a community-dwelling sample of adults 50 years of age and olderin the United States...
  28. ncbi Relative weight and disability retirement: a prospective cohort study
    Eira Roos
    Hjelt Institute, Department of Public Health, PO Box 41, 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 39:259-67. 2013
    The aims of this study were to examine (i) the association of relative weight with subsequent disability retirement due to any diagnosis and also in two major diagnostic groups (ie, musculoskeletal diseases and mental disorders) and (ii) ..
  29. ncbi Industrial differences in disability retirement rates in Denmark, 1996-2000
    Harald Hannerz
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 17:465-71. 2004
    The objective of the study was to identify industries associated with a high risk of disability retirement and to roughly estimate the fraction of the retirements that can be attributed to a non-optimum work environment.
  30. ncbi The impact of job satisfaction on the risk of disability pension. A 15-year prospective study
    Merete Labriola
    Danish National Centre for Social Research, Herluf Trolles Gade 11, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 37:778-80. 2009
    ..To identify the impact of job satisfaction on the risk of disability pension...
  31. pmc Influence of retirement and work stress on headache prevalence: a longitudinal modelling study from the GAZEL Cohort Study
    Noora Sjösten
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Turku, Finland
    Cephalalgia 31:696-705. 2011
    The aims of this study were to examine trajectories of headache in relation to retirement and to clarify the role of work stress and stress-prone personality.
  32. ncbi Employee well-being, early-retirement intentions, and company performance
    Monika E von Bonsdorff
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    J Occup Environ Med 52:1255-61. 2010
    To explore the relationship between employee well-being and early-retirement intentions, and the extent to which early-retirement intentions are associated with company performance.
  33. ncbi Does retirement trigger ill health?
    Stefanie Behncke
    Swiss National Bank, Bern, Switzerland
    Health Econ 21:282-300. 2012
    This paper investigates the effects of retirement on various health outcomes. Data stem from the first three waves of the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA)...
  34. ncbi Profiling retirees in the retirement transition and adjustment process: examining the longitudinal change patterns of retirees' psychological well-being
    Mo Wang
    Department of Psychology, Portland State University, Portland, OR 97207, USA
    J Appl Psychol 92:455-74. 2007
    ..used role theory, continuity theory, and the life course perspective to form hypotheses regarding the different retirement transition and adjustment patterns and how different individual and contextual variables related to those ..
  35. ncbi Job loss, retirement and the mental health of older Americans
    Bidisha Mandal
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 11:167-76. 2008
    ..Older Americans are of increasing interest to researchers and policymakers due to the sheer size of the Baby Boom cohort, which is approaching retirement age, and due to the general decline in job security in the U.S. labor market.
  36. ncbi Factors influencing the decision to extend working life or retire
    Kerstin Nilsson
    Department of Work Science, Economic and Environmental Psychology, Swedish University Agricultural Science, Box 88, 23053 Alnarp, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 37:473-80. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate factors within nine identified areas that influence why some older workers want to (or believe they can) work until age 65 years or beyond, whereas others leave the workforce earlier...
  37. pmc Consequences of stroke in community-dwelling elderly: the health and retirement study, 1998 to 2008
    Afshin A Divani
    University of Minnesota, Department of Neurology, MMC 295, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Stroke 42:1821-5. 2011
    ..Stroke survivors are at risk of developing comorbidities that further reduce their quality of life. The purpose of this study was to determine the risk of developing a secondary health problem after stroke...
  38. pmc Childhood socioeconomic position and disability in later life: results of the health and retirement study
    Mary Elizabeth Bowen
    Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, 87 E Ferry St, 226 Knapp Building, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:S197-203. 2010
    ..We used a life course approach to assess the ways in which childhood socioeconomic position may be associated with disability in later life...
  39. ncbi Strategies for reaching retirement communities and aging social networks: HIV/AIDS prevention activities among seniors in South Florida
    Lisa L Agate
    HIV AIDS Program Office, Broward County Health Department, Ft Lauderdale, FL 33315, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:S238-42. 2003
    ..SHIP's considerable experience in serving the needs of older adults offers useful insight for others developing successful HIV/AIDS programming for people aged 50 years and older...
  40. ncbi Does retirement affect cognitive functioning?
    Eric Bonsang
    Research Centre for Education and the Labour Market ROA, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Health Econ 31:490-501. 2012
    This paper analyses the effect of retirement on cognitive functioning using a longitudinal survey among older Americans, which allows controlling for individual heterogeneity and endogeneity of the retirement decision by using the ..
  41. ncbi Drinking habits and disability retirement
    Aino Salonsalmi
    Department of Public Health, Hjelt Institute, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Addiction 107:2128-36. 2012
    To examine associations between drinking habits and disability retirement, and to determine whether the associations differ between all-cause disability retirement and the main causes of disability retirement, i.e...
  42. ncbi The effect of ill health and socioeconomic status on labor force exit and re-employment: a prospective study with ten years follow-up in the Netherlands
    Merel Schuring
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Work Environ Health 39:134-43. 2013
    ..to investigate the effect of ill health and socioeconomic status on labor force exit due to unemployment, early retirement, disability pension, or becoming economically inactive...
  43. ncbi Living longer, working longer? The impact of subjective life expectancy on retirement intentions and behaviour
    Hanna van Solinge
    Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute NIDI, Social Demography Department, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 20:47-51. 2010
    Virtually all Western countries are seeking to bring retirement ages more in line with increases in longevity. The central question in this article is whether individuals choose a retirement age that fits their life expectancy...
  44. ncbi Timing of retirement and mortality--a cohort study of Swedish construction workers
    Carl Hult
    Department of Sociology, Umea University, Sweden School of Social Sciences, Kalmar University, 39182 Kalmar, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 70:1480-6. 2010
    Recent studies indicate that early retirement per se may have a negative effect on health to such an extent that it increases mortality risk...
  45. ncbi Frontiers of research on work and retirement
    David J Ekerdt
    Department of Sociology and Gerontology Center, University of Kansas, Lawrence, 66045, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:69-80. 2010
    The shifting boundary between work and retirement and the always-emergent features of retirement practice create a wide opportunity for scholarship and research...
  46. pmc Working conditions as risk factors for disability retirement: a longitudinal register linkage study
    Eero Lahelma
    Hjelt Institute, Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Public Health 12:309. 2012
    Early retirement due to disability is a public health and work environment problem that shortens working careers. Transition to disability retirement is based on ill-health, but working conditions are also of relevance...
  47. ncbi Mortality in relation to early retirement in Denmark: a population-based study
    Thomas Quaade
    Centre for Research in Health and Social Statistics, The Danish National Research Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 30:216-22. 2002
    The aim of this study was to examine whether early retirement is gained by persons with poor health or whether retirement leads to negative changes in health...
  48. ncbi Predicting long-term sickness absence and early retirement pension from self-reported work ability
    Lea Sell
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 82:1133-8. 2009
    The aim of this paper is to examine the relationship between self-reported work ability and long-term term of sickness absence or early retirement from the labour market.
  49. pmc Perceived income adequacy among older adults in 12 countries: findings from the survey of health, ageing, and retirement in Europe
    Howard Litwin
    Israel Gerontological Data Center, Paul Baerwald School of Social Work, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Gerontologist 49:397-406. 2009
    ..To validate a survey research measure of subjective income, as measured by perceived income adequacy, in an international context...
  50. pmc Childhood adversities as a predictor of disability retirement
    Karoliina Harkonmäki
    Department of Public Health, PO Box 41, 00014 University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:479-84. 2007
    There is a large body of research on adulthood risk factors for retirement due to disability, but studies on the effect of adverse childhood experiences are scarce.
  51. ncbi Occupational social class and disability retirement among municipal employees--the contribution of health behaviors and working conditions
    Taina Leinonen
    Department of Social Research, PO Box 18, 00014, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 37:464-72. 2011
    The mechanisms through which a low socioeconomic position leads to disability retirement are not yet established...
  52. pmc Effect of retirement on sleep disturbances: the GAZEL prospective cohort study
    Jussi Vahtera
    Department of Public Health, University of Turku, Finland
    Sleep 32:1459-66. 2009
    Changes in health following retirement are poorly understood. We used serial measurements to assess the effect of retirement on sleep disturbances.
  53. pmc Employee control over working times and risk of cause-specific disability pension: the Finnish Public Sector Study
    Jussi Vahtera
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Lemminkäisenkatu 14 18 B, Turku, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 67:479-85. 2010
    ..To examine the association between worktime control and subsequent disability pension among employees...
  54. pmc Changes in leisure-time physical activity after transition to retirement: a follow-up study
    Jouni Lahti
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:36. 2011
    b>Retirement is a major life change that is likely to affect lifestyles...
  55. ncbi Alcohol consumption, problem drinking, abstention and disability pension award. The Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (HUNT)
    Jens Christoffer Skogen
    Research Centre for Health Promotion, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Addiction 107:98-108. 2012
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  56. ncbi Unemployment, depressiveness and disability retirement: a follow-up study of the Finnish HeSSup population sample
    Tiina Lamberg
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:259-64. 2010
    Disability retirement because of depression is increasingly common in Finland. The rise of such retirement coincided with the rise of unemployment in the second half of the 1990s...
  57. ncbi Effect of retirement on eating out and weight change: an analysis of gender differences
    Sukyung Chung
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, 2727 Mariposa St, Suite 100, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1053-60. 2007
    The objectives were to understand how the retirement decisions of older Americans influence household food consumption patterns by gender and, in turn, to examine the impact of the change in food consumption on weight.
  58. ncbi Work and retirement after cancer diagnosis
    Heather L Bednarek
    Department of Economics, Saint Louis University, 3674 Lindell Blvd, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Res Nurs Health 28:126-35. 2005
    ..These survivors reported their demographic characteristics and, if they had retired, reasons for retirement and their impression of the retirement experience...
  59. pmc The genetic liability to disability retirement: a 30-year follow-up study of 24,000 Finnish twins
    Karoliina Harkonmäki
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS ONE 3:e3402. 2008
    No previous studies on the effect of genetic factors on the liability to disability retirement have been carried out...
  60. ncbi Influence of retirement on leisure-time physical activity: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Kelly R Evenson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:692-9. 2002
    Cross-sectional data suggest that leisure-time physical activity may increase during retirement. Prospective population-based studies are necessary to characterize leisure activity patterns through retirement among the same persons to ..
  61. ncbi Morning stiffness and its influence on early retirement in patients with recent onset rheumatoid arthritis
    G Westhoff
    Epidemiology Unit, German Rheumatism Research Centre, Berlin, Germany
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:980-4. 2008
    To describe the association between morning stiffness (MS) and early retirement in patients with early RA.
  62. pmc Depression and early retirement: prospective population based study in middle aged men
    M Karpansalo
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, University of Kuopio, PO Box 1927, 70120 Kuopio, Finland
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:70-4. 2005
    Mental depression is an important health problem in many countries. It reduces productivity at work and is the fastest increasing reason for early retirement.
  63. ncbi Influence of health and work on early retirement
    Tilja I J van den Berg
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Occup Environ Med 52:576-83. 2010
    The influence of health and work on early retirement and incentives for longer working were determined.
  64. ncbi A prospective cohort study of risk factors for disability retirement because of back pain in the general working population
    Kare B Hagen
    Department of Population Health Sciences, National Institute of Public Health, National Insurance Administration, Oslo, Norway
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:1790-6. 2002
    ..A 7-year prospective cohort study of 34,754 employed men and women was conducted...
  65. ncbi Perceived health as a predictor of early retirement
    Minna Karpansalo
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 30:287-92. 2004
    This study examined the association between perceived health and early retirement.
  66. ncbi A theoretical investigation of the development of physical activity habits in retirement
    Fay Beck
    Department of Social and Policy Sciences, University of Bath, Bath, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 15:663-79. 2010
    This study examined the impact of retirement on physical activity (PA) patterns. More specifically, the process of initiating and maintaining behaviour changes in PA were explored using a self-determination theory perspective.
  67. ncbi Smoking cessation and transition into retirement: analyses from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Iain A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, UK
    Age Ageing 36:638-43. 2007
    Transitions such as retirement may represent points at which changes in health behaviour occur.
  68. pmc Effect of retirement on major chronic conditions and fatigue: French GAZEL occupational cohort study
    Hugo Westerlund
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMJ 341:c6149. 2010
    To determine, using longitudinal analyses, if retirement is followed by a change in the risk of incident chronic diseases, depressive symptoms, and fatigue...
  69. ncbi Common health predictors of early retirement: findings from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Neil E Rice
    Peninsula Medical School, University of Exeter, Exeter EX2 5DW, UK
    Age Ageing 40:54-61. 2011
    ..Summary health measures predict early retirement, but more specific symptoms and conditions need to be identified to guide efforts to delay retirement.
  70. ncbi A prospective study found impaired left ventricular function predicted job retirement after acute myocardial infarction
    Finn E Nielsen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Viborg Hospital, Heibergs alle, DK 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:837-42. 2004
    ..This study examines whether reduced left ventricular systolic function had any influence on the 4-year retirement rate after acute MI.
  71. ncbi Can self-reported strokes be used to study stroke incidence and risk factors?: evidence from the health and retirement study
    M Maria Glymour
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Stroke 40:873-9. 2009
    ..We examine whether incidence estimates from clinically verified studies are consistent with estimates from a nationally representative US sample assessing self-reported stroke...
  72. ncbi Who will be there to nurse? Retention of nurses nearing retirement
    Linda O'Brien-Pallas
    Nursing Effectiveness, Utilization and Outcomes Research Unit, Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, 50 St George Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3H4, Canada
    J Nurs Adm 34:298-302. 2004
    To determine the impact on nursing work-force supply of delaying retirement.
  73. ncbi Health and labour force participation of older people in Europe: what do objective health indicators add to the analysis?
    Adriaan Kalwij
    Utrecht University and IZA Bonn, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 17:619-38. 2008
    ..The data are drawn from the new Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE)...
  74. ncbi Elevated liver enzyme activity in construction workers: prevalence and impact on early retirement and all-cause mortality
    V Arndt
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Ulm, Germany
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 71:405-12. 1998
    ....
  75. pmc The association between retirement and emotional well-being: does prior work-family conflict matter?
    Kathryn M Coursolle
    Department of Sociology, University of California Los Angeles, 264 Haines Hall, 375 Portola Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1551, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:609-20. 2010
    This study investigates whether the association between retirement and emotional well-being depends on prior experience of work-family conflict.
  76. ncbi Ill health and early retirement among school principals in Bavaria
    A Weber
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 78:325-31. 2005
    ..The aim of our study was, therefore, using objective parameters and larger numbers of cases, to obtain a differentiated insight into the morbidity and the health-related early retirement of school principals.
  77. ncbi Socioeconomic inequalities in life and health expectancies around official retirement age in 10 Western-European countries
    I M Majer
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:972-9. 2011
    ..Therefore, this study assesses the level of socioeconomic differences in these two measures in Western-Europe...
  78. ncbi Retirement intentions of doctors who qualified in the United Kingdom in 1974: postal questionnaire survey
    J M Davidson
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford
    J Public Health Med 23:323-8. 2001
    BACKGROUND: Medical workforce planning needs to be informed by knowledge about doctors' retirement intentions. Systematic information about retirement intentions, and factors that influence them, is sparse...
  79. ncbi Changes in healthy food habits after transition to old age retirement
    Anni Helldán
    Hjelt Institute, Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Public Health 22:582-6. 2012
    b>Retirement is one of the major transitions in the life course. However, it is poorly understood how health behaviours, such as food habits, might change after retirement...
  80. ncbi Socioeconomic inequalities in circulatory and all-cause mortality after retirement: the impact of mid-life income and old-age pension. Evidence from the Uppsala Birth Cohort Study
    Stefan Fors
    Department of Social Work, Aging Research Center, Karolinska Institutet Stockholm University, Gavlegatan 16, SE 113 30 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:e16. 2012
    ..Furthermore, the study explored whether income inequalities in old-age mortality can be explained by differences in early childhood development, social class during childhood, education or marital status...
  81. ncbi Income change at retirement, neighbourhood-based social support, and ischaemic heart disease: results from the prospective cohort study "Men born in 1914"
    Basile Chaix
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 64:818-29. 2007
    b>Retirement from active life often leads to decreased finances and reduced social contact, which may increase ischaemic heart disease (IHD) risk in individuals...
  82. ncbi Determinants of early retirement intentions among Belgian nurses
    Nicolle P G Boumans
    Department of Health Organisation, Policy and Economics, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Adv Nurs 63:64-74. 2008
    This paper is a report of a study to gain insight into older nurses' retirement intentions and to establish factors determining early retirement intention in these individuals.
  83. ncbi Housing tenure and early retirement for health reasons in Sweden
    Terry Hartig
    Institute for Housing and Urban Research, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 34:472-9. 2006
    To assess the association between housing tenure and early retirement for health reasons in Sweden with a view to psychosocial vs. material values of home ownership.
  84. ncbi Baby boomers nearing retirement: the healthiest generation?
    Neil E Rice
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, United Kingdom
    Rejuvenation Res 13:105-14. 2010
    The baby-boom generation is entering retirement. Having experienced unprecedented prosperity and improved medical technology, they should be the healthiest generation ever.
  85. ncbi Considerations for return-to-play and retirement decisions after concussion
    Robert C Cantu
    Department of Surgery, Emerson Hospital, 131 ORNAC, Suite 820, Concord, MA 01742, USA
    PM R 3:S440-4. 2011
    Return-to-play and retirement decisions after concussion are often difficult and complex...
  86. ncbi Impact of musculoskeletal and medical conditions on disability retirement-a longitudinal study among construction roofers
    Laura S Welch
    CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:552-60. 2010
    ..To assess the intersection of work demands, chronic medical and musculoskeletal conditions, aging, and disability, we initiated a longitudinal study of construction roofers who were current union members between the ages of 40 and 59...
  87. ncbi The influence of specific physical health conditions on retirement decisions
    Kenneth S Shultz
    Department of Psychology, California State University, San Bemardino 92407, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 65:149-61. 2007
    Physical health has consistently been shown to strongly influence the retirement decision-making process. Unfortunately, "physical health" is typically operationalized in global terms...
  88. ncbi The effectiveness of vocationally oriented multidisciplinary intervention on sickness absence and early retirement among employees at risk: an observational study
    H Suoyrjö
    The Hospital District of South Ostrobothnia, Hanneksenrinne 7, FI 60220 Seinjoki, Finland
    Occup Environ Med 66:235-42. 2009
    ..To study the effect of a preventive vocationally oriented intervention on rates of sickness absence and disability pension in employees considered to be at risk of future work disability...
  89. ncbi What might encourage later retirement among general practitioners?
    Anna Luce
    Centre for Clinical Psychology and Healthcare Research, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Manag Med 16:303-10. 2002
    ..principals in the Northern deanery aged over 45, identified factors potentially encouraging them to take early retirement (before 60) or to work on beyond 60. Over a third of those with retirement plans intended to retire early...
  90. pmc Scottish general practitioners' willingness to take part in a post-retirement retention scheme: questionnaire survey
    Margaret Chambers
    NHS Education for Scotland, Lister Postgraduate Institute, Edinburgh EH8 9DR
    BMJ 328:329. 2004
  91. pmc Retirement effects on health in Europe
    Norma B Coe
    Boston College and Netspar, USA
    J Health Econ 30:77-86. 2011
    What are the health impacts of retirement? As talk of raising retirement ages in pensions and social security schemes continues around the world, it is important to know both the costs and benefits for the individual, as well as the ..
  92. ncbi Quantifying the effect of early retirement on the wealth of individuals with depression or other mental illness
    Deborah J Schofield
    NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre, 92 94 Parramatta Road, Camperdown NSW 1450, Australia
    Br J Psychiatry 198:123-8. 2011
    ..In addition to the health burden caused by mental illnesses, these conditions contribute to economic disadvantage because of their impact on labour force participation...
  93. pmc Dental care utilization and retirement
    Richard J Manski
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Health Promotion and Policy, Dental School, University of Maryland, 650 West Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Public Health Dent 70:67-75. 2010
    The authors examine the relationship of dental care coverage, retirement, and utilization in an aging population using data from the Health and Retirement Study (HRS).
  94. pmc Is retirement beneficial for mental health?: antidepressant use before and after retirement
    Tuula Oksanen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Epidemiology 22:553-9. 2011
    Recent studies based on self-reported data suggest that retirement may have beneficial effects on mental health, but studies using objective endpoints remain scarce...
  95. pmc Low back pain around retirement age and physical occupational exposure during working life
    Sandrine Plouvier
    Inserm U1018, Epidemiology of Occupational and Social Determinants of Health, CESP, INSERM, Villejuif, France
    BMC Public Health 11:268. 2011
    ..As several countries consider increasing the retirement age, further information on this topic is relevant...
  96. ncbi The effect of retirement on weight
    Sukyung Chung
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 64:656-65. 2009
    People who are close to retirement age show the highest rates of weight gain and obesity. We investigate the effect of retirement on the change in body mass index (BMI) in diverse groups varying by wealth status and occupation type.
  97. doi Re: "Age at retirement and mortality in a general population sample: the Greek epic study"
    Evangelos C Alexopoulos
    Am J Epidemiol 168:974-5; author reply 975. 2008
  98. ncbi Does caregiving increase poverty among women in later life? Evidence from the Health and Retirement survey
    Chizuko Wakabayashi
    Department of Sociology, Vanderbilt University, VU Station B351811, Nashville, TN 37235 1811, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 47:258-74. 2006
    ..Using longitudinal data from the Health and Retirement Study, we examine whether and how caregiving for parents in 1991 increases women's risks of living in households ..
  99. ncbi Predictors of employees' early retirement intentions: an 11-year longitudinal study
    Monika E von Bonsdorff
    The Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, FIN 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Occup Med (Lond) 60:94-100. 2010
    ..Gender differences in retirement decisions have largely been overlooked in previous studies, despite the fact that retirement as a life course ..
  100. ncbi The new health care law: how will women near retirement fare?
    Kate C Prickett
    Department of Sociology and Population Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    Womens Health Issues 21:331-7. 2011
    ..is to understand the extent to which the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, signed in March 2010, will increase coverage for pre-retirement age women through the new health insurance exchanges and the expanded Medicaid program.
  101. ncbi "But I am not moving": residents' perspectives on transitions within a continuing care retirement community
    Tetyana Pylypiv Shippee
    Center on Aging and the Life Course, Purdue University, Ernest C Young Hall, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2108, USA
    Gerontologist 49:418-27. 2009
    This article investigates how continuing care retirement community (CCRC) residents define transitions between levels of care. Although older adults move to CCRCs to "age in place," moving between levels of care is often stressful...

Research Grants74

  1. Geriatric Conditions and Disablement in the Older Adult Population
    Christine T Cigolle; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The proposed research will utilize unique longitudinal data from the Health and Retirement Study (HRS), a nationally-representative health interview survey, and data from the HRS supplemental Aging, ..
  2. Lipoprotein Structure and Function by Individual Particle Electron Tomography
    Gang Ren; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Nearly 150,000 Americans younger than the retirement benefit age (<65 years) were killed each year by cardiovascular disease (CAD) according to the latest statistics from the American Heart ..
  3. Age and Control of Human Skin Flow
    W Larry Kenney; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: As a larger percent of the population surpasses retirement-age, the health issues of the elderly become pervasive exacting emotional, physical and financial costs...
  4. Identifying the Atoh1 targetome in hair cells with deep sequencing
    Andrew K Groves; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..hearing loss and roughly half of all adults suffering from some degree of hearing loss by the time they reach retirement age...
  5. Health and Retirement Survey for India
    David Bloom; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..goals of this research are (a) to develop a nationally representative, longitudinal survey of aging, health, and retirement in India;(b) to provide the foundation for new, rigorous, multidisciplinary studies of aging that will inform ..
  6. A national screening test for hearing, administered by telephone.
    Charles S Watson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..radio and television;or through presentations to service organizations such as the Lions, Kiwanis, Rotary, retirement homes, labor unions, and religious organizations...
  7. Susceptibility and Protective Immunity to Noroviruses
    Ralph S Baric; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Heralded as the "stomach flu", retirement community outbreaks are pervasive and can result in 1-2% mortality rates in the elderly...
  8. Aging Together: Brothers and Sisters of the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study
    John Robert Warren; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..followed a large and socioeconomically diverse sample from high school graduation (and before) to the retirement years, and it tracks social and economic relationships among the graduates and their significant others: parents,..
  9. Measurement of health and disability trends, compression of morbidity aging study
    Somnath Chatterji; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..to provide comparable cross-national data that can be compared to efforts in the US such as the Health and Retirement Study (HRS)...
  10. National Trends in Brain Health: a Follow-Up Study of CIND and Dementia in the US
    David R Weir; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..ADAMS research team, the established national fieldwork infrastructure of the ADAMS and its parent Health and Retirement Study (HRS), and the lessons learned from the past 8 years of ADAMS work to create a unique publicly-available ..
  11. Subjective Well-Being Over The Life Course
    STEPHEN JONATHAN MACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the moderating effects of social class and social support and to the impact of specific life transitions such as retirement and bereavement...
  12. Air Pollution and Peripheral Blood Gene Expression in Subjects with Coronary Arte
    Ralph J Delfino; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Enrolled subjects with complete home exposure and health outcome data include 60 elderly nonsmokers living in retirement communities in areas of the Los Angeles air basin with high air pollution levels...
  13. Race, Ethnicity, Nativity and Housing Outcomes in Los Angeles
    EILEEN DIAZ MCCONNELL; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..shelter costs are less able to save resources to offset unanticipated health and other emergencies, plan for retirement, or invest in education...
  14. ACTIVE Phase III: IU Field Site
    Frederick W Unverzagt; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to the general population of older adults by linking the measures and outcomes of ACTIVE to the Health and Retirement Study...
  15. ACTIVE Phase III: HRC Field Site
    John N Morris; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to the general population of older adults by linking the measures and outcomes of ACTIVE to the Health and Retirement Study...
  16. ACTIVE Phase III: UAB Field Site
    Karlene K Ball; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to the general population of older adults by linking the measures and outcomes of ACTIVE to the Health and Retirement Study...
  17. Lifecourse Pathways to Racial Disparities in Late-Life Cognitive Impairment
    Zhenmei Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Data come from the Health and Retirement Study (HRS), an ongoing nationally representative, longitudinal survey of Americans 51 years of age and older ..
  18. Integrative Pathways to Health and Illness: Testing Older Cohort Hypotheses
    Carol D Ryff; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..will exhibit greater vulnerability in income and wealth, whereas older adults will show vulnerability in retirement savings and difficulty finding new work following lay-off...
  19. Health and Retirement: Pathways to Preservation and Improvement
    GEMA ZAMARRO; Fiscal Year: 2011
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): How does retirement affect one's health? Because individuals are living longer and need to remain economically active until later ages to ensure that old age insurance systems are sustainable, ..
  20. A Follow-up Study of Addictions and Co-Occurring Disorders in Older Adults
    Donald W Black; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Social networking, relationship loss, retirement, decision-making, and other issues pertinent to elders will be examined as potential modifiers of PG risk...
  21. Harmonizing health outcomes and determinants across longitudinal studies on aging
    Paul R Kowal; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..of health, quality of life and well-being in SAGE with other cross-national studies such as the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) in the US and the Study of Health And Retirement in Europe (SHARE) in 11 European countries (in its ..
  22. Longterm Impact of Natural Disasters on Disability and Health in Older Americans
    Theodore J Iwashyna; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..this test, we will combine the unique longitudinal resources of over 16,000 respondents in the linked Health and Retirement Study (HRS) / Medicare files with a newly constructed mapping of all FEMA disaster declarations between 1998 and ..
  23. ACTIVE Phase III: JHU Field Site
    George W Rebok; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to the general population of older adults by linking the measures and outcomes of ACTIVE to the Health and Retirement Study...
  24. Age Specific Net Migration Estimates for US Counties, 2000-2010
    RICHELLE L WINKLER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..out-migration regions, young adult migration patterns, and the role of migration in the growth of amenity and retirement areas...
  25. Training and research application for c-spine ultrasound of an aging population.
    DANIEL BUCKLAND; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..As the average age of retirement increases it becomes important to modify the design of appropriate protective equipment and activities for older ..
  26. China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study
    YAOHUI ZHAO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In the summer of 2008 we successfully fielded a pilot for the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study (CHARLS), which was patterned on the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) in the United States ..
  27. ACTIVE Phase III: UF/WSU Field Site
    Michael Marsiske; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to the general population of older adults by linking the measures and outcomes of ACTIVE to the Health and Retirement Study...
  28. ACTIVE Phase III: PSU Field Site
    Sherry L Willis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to the general population of older adults by linking the measures and outcomes of ACTIVE to the Health and Retirement Study...
  29. Causes and Consequences of Healthcare Efficiency
    Jonathan S Skinner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..To improve risk adjustment, we develop new health measures from the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) and Medicare...
  30. The Short and Long Term Effects of Job and EArnings Losses on Health Outcomes
    TILL VON WACHTER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..mature displaced workers tend to experience long-term earnings losses, reduced employment probabilities, early retirement, increased job instability, as well as reductions in consumption and a loss in health insurance coverage...
  31. Neuromodulation of Motivated Cognition and Decision Making Across Adulthood
    GREGORY R SAMANEZ LARKIN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..difference measures, incentive-compatible behavioral economics tasks, as well as a subset of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) survey...
  32. The Wisconsin Longitudinal Study: As We Age
    Pamela Herd; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In the context of the deinstitutionalization and individualization of retirement, new survey and biomedical data, along with the life-long data of the WLS, will resolve old questions and open ..
  33. Blood Transfusions: Gender Differences in Utilization, Predictors, and Outcomes
    Mary A M Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Linked files from the nationally-representative Health and Retirement Study (HRS) and the Medicare data will be used...
  34. Objective and Perceived Neighborhood Characteristics and Cognitive Decline
    Regina A Shih; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..data on cognitive function assessed in a nationally representative sample of older adults in the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) assessed over 22 years (1992-2014), and examining the relationship between both objective and ..
  35. HealthCare Manager: A Remote Medication and Personal Health Plan Support System
    Daniel K Davies; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): As the well known baby boomer generation surges toward retirement age, the issue becomes more significant each day of how this generation of 78 million seniors will be able to remain as independent as ..
  36. Targeting nigral tyrosine hydroxylase to improve locomotion in aging
    Michael F Salvatore; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Beginning at retirement age, bradykinesia, a significant decrease in locomotor activity, poses a major risk of impairment to this ..
  37. Sensor-Enabled Elder Social Support Platform
    MARTIN LEWIS GRISS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Aging-in-place has become an extremely important consideration for public health, due especially to the pending retirement and aging of the baby boomer generation, who will need appropriate gerontechnology to support their independence ..
  38. Longitudinal Extension of SHARE-Israel Baseline Data
    Howard Litwin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..SHARE (The Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe) is an HRS- inspired enterprise that employs an international and interdisciplinary approach to ..
  39. Cognitive and Emotional Sources of Wisdom in Decision Making Across the Lifespan
    Eric J Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..decisions that have implications for the welfare of older adults, across a wide range of domains, including retirement and healthcare...
  40. Models of hospital-acquired conditions and readmission: defining at-risk patients
    Laurence F McMahon; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..events and readmission rates, we will utilize a unique data source - the nationally representative Health and Retirement Study (HRS) (20) (as a gold standard data source for these type of patient-specific measures) linked to patient-..
  41. Childhood Socioeconomic Status and Late-Life Mortality: Sex and Race Differences
    Tetyana Pudrovska; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Using data from the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study and the Health and Retirement Study, I will apply Cox regression and structural equation modeling to examine the effect of early-life SES on ..
  42. The Longitudinal Aging Study in India
    Jinkook Lee; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..LASI collects information conceptually comparable to that gathered by the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) and its sister surveys in Asia, Europe, and elsewhere...
  43. Updating, Expanding, and Interpreting Perry Preschool Data through Midlife
    JAMES PATRICK SMITH; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..personality and no information on risk aversion, time preferences, early childhood experiences, and plans for retirement, savings and asset positions...
  44. The Mexican Health and Aging Study - II
    Rebeca Wong; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..S. Health and Retirement Study...
  45. Improving Care for Older Adults with Serious Illness
    AMY STEVES KELLEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..hospital admissions and high-intensity, hospital-based treatment in the last year of life among the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) cohort using a mortality follow-back design;(SA2) Expand my earlier findings by evaluating factors ..
  46. HealthCare Manager: Remote Medication and Health Plan Support System-Phase II
    Daniel K Davies; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): As the well known baby boomer generation surges toward retirement age, the issue becomes more significant each day of how this generation of 78 million seniors will be able to remain as independent as ..
  47. Family Structure, Informal Care and Long-term Care Insurance
    Courtney Harold Van Houtven; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..we will explore the effect family structure has on the purchase of long-term care insurance using the Health and Retirement Study (HRS), the only nationally representative data set to include consistent questions on LTCI along with ..
  48. Social Security Privatization: Investment Choice and Field Experiments in Mexico
    JUSTINE HASTINGS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..administration, CONSAR, I have been given unprecedented access to administrative data on every individual retirement account in the system...
  49. Integrating Information about Aging Surveys
    Jinkook Lee; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..contains: (1) meta data from and searchable concordance information on all available waves of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS), the English Longitudinal Study on Ageing (ELSA), the Survey of Health, Ageing, and Retirement in ..
  50. Functional, Cognitive, and Social Vulnerabilities and Hospital Readmission
    SCOTT RYAN GREYSEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..study these effects by adding data about these vulnerabilities from the nationally-representative Health and Retirement Survey (HRS) to Medicare claims data and modeling the same analytical approach used by Medicare to penalize ..
  51. Moral Hazard in Less Invasive Surgical Technology for Coronary Artery Disease
    Michael Grossman; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The project will employ data from the Health and Retirement Survey/Assets and Health Dynamics Among the Oldest Old, the National Long-Term Care Survey, and the National ..
  52. Needs and Outcomes of Elders with Hip Fracture: Supportive, Functional, Palliativ
    Kenneth E Covinsky; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..care patterns for elders who die in the year after hip fracture? We propose opportunistic use of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) to better define supportive and palliative needs of elders with hip fracture...
  53. Longitudinal Aging Biomarker Study in India (LASI-Biomarkers)
    Jinkook Lee; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..LASI will collect information that is conceptually comparable to that of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) and its NIA-funded sister surveys in Asia...
  54. Survey Measures of Subjective Well-being: Age, Appraisal, and Cognition Effects
    Jacqui Smith; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..minute measures that retain a limited set of DRM-features has begun in studies associated with the Health and Retirement Study (HRS). The target length of a survey measure, however, is 3-5 minutes...
  55. Effect of tool design on hand pain in dental practiioners
    David M Rempel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These disorders are responsible for more disability retirement in these professions than any other cause...
  56. Emerging Health Inequalities: Education, New Health Events and Social Networks
    ELAINE MARIE HERNANDEZ; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..S. National Maternal and Infant Health Survey and the 1991 Longitudinal Follow-up;the Health and Retirement Study;the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health;and the Relationships and Health Habits study...
  57. Marriage, Physiology, and Health during the Retirement Transition
    THEODORE ROBLES; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..provided by applicant): Two-thirds of "baby boomers" are married, and the positive or negative impact of retirement on marriages will have consequences for physical health, particularly because the link between lower marital ..
  58. MODELING ALZHEIMER DISEASE COSTS AND TRANSITIONS
    Christopher M Callahan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..findings from this cohort of urban poor older adults with findings from the nationally representative Health and Retirement Study (HRS). PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Over 4.5 million Americans suffer from Alzheimer's disease...
  59. TRAINING IN THE DEMOGRAPHY AND ECONOMICS OF AGING
    Ronald D Lee; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Economic behavior regarding labor supply and retirement at older ages, saving and dissaving, financial decision making, and living arrangements is also highly relevant...
  60. The REST Study: A Longitudinal, Bidirectional Examination of Retirement And Sleep
    Paul E Peppard; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..aging of the baby-boomer generation, dramatic economic shifts, and multi-sectorial policy changes influencing retirement benefits, retirement presents heightened insecurity for the aging US population...
  61. Neighborhood Context, Social Relationships, and Health: Examining the Pathways
    Jennifer Ailshire; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..data analysis with several existing population-based data sets (Chicago Community Adult Health Study, Health and Retirement Study, and National Survey of Midlife Development in the U.S...
  62. MIPARC - Multilevel Intervention for Physical Activity in Retirement Communities
    Jacqueline Kerr; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Many older adults live in Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs) and these settings provide an excellent environment in which to deliver and evaluate PA ..
  63. The Role of Social Relationships and Self-Efficacy in Diabetes Management
    LINDA WRAY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..to analyze data collected in 2002 and 2004 from core interviews of the nationally representative Health and Retirement Study (HRS), plus data from the 2003 supplemental diabetes-specific mail survey to examine these relationships ..
  64. THE DETERMINANTS OF RETIREMENT AMONG OLDER WOMEN
    ANGELA O RAND; Fiscal Year: 1980
    The objective of this research are to determine the patterns and varying conditions of retirement among older working unmarried and married women...
  65. RETIREMENT,LEISURE & OLD ADULTS--DEVELOPMENT DISABILITIE
    Martin Sheehan; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..There are concerns about retirement, health, leisure activities, and social networks...
  66. Synthesis of HRS-SSA linked data
    LARS VILHUBER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Health and Retirement Study is one of the world's most important data resources for the study of aging...
  67. SHARE-HRS Training Harmonization and Certification
    AXEL BOERSCH SUPAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): SHARE, the longitudinal Survey of Health, Aging and Retirement in Europe, has collected two waves of interdisciplinary data on European citizens over the age of 50 in 2004/05 and 2006/07...
  68. Neighborhood SES and Emotional Distress in Old Age
    CAROL ANESHENSEL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Based on findings, we propose extending our study to a somewhat younger population, the original pre-retirement age cohort of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS), to determine whether the pattern of neighborhood ..
  69. Harmonization of Aging Surveys & Cross-National Comparat
    Jinkook Lee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Established aging surveys include the Health and Retirement Study (HRS); English Longitudinal Study on Ageing (ELSA); Survey of Health, Ageing, and Retirement in Europe (..
  70. Job-Related Arthritis and Disability in Retirement
    J Leigh; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..pain could occur on-the-job whereas the subsequent osteoarthritis or pain could occur much later, perhaps during retirement years...
  71. Transitioning to Retirement: How Will Boomers Fare
    OLIVIA MITCHELL; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..by applicant): This is an application to provide partial support for an April 2006 symposium, "Transitioning to Retirement: How Will Boomers Fare?", sponsored by the Pension Research Council (PRC) and the Boettner Center for Pensions ..
  72. WORK RETIREMENT AND DRINKING AMONG BLUE COLLAR WORKERS
    Samuel Bacharach; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..proposal is for a continuation of our current 5-year, NIAAA study, which prospectively examines the effect of retirement on the drinking behavior of workers...
  73. RETIREMENT AND MARITAL BARGAINING
    Shelly Lundberg; Fiscal Year: 1999
    DESCRIPTION (Adapted from the Applicant's Abstract): Economic models of retirement behavior typically examine the optimal behavior of a single individual who faces alternative streams of utility over the remainder of his or her life...
  74. Marriage, Families and Retirement
    Maximiliane E Szinovacz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    This project has three main objectives. First, it aims to identify the entire retirement processes of individuals and couples, defined by labor force exits and reentries, Social Security and pension receipt, and retiree self definitions...