Affiliation: Hartford Hospital
- Medicaid estate planning: perceptions of morality and necessityL Curry
Braceland Center for Mental Health and Aging, Institute of Living, Hartford Hospital s Mental Health Network, CT, USA
Gerontologist 41:34-42. 2001..Normative data regarding public perceptions of and motivations for MEP are nonexistent. This study explored views about MEP among community-dwelling older adults and family caregivers...
- Physicians' voices on physician-assisted suicide: looking beyond the numbersL Curry
Braceland Center for Mental Health and Aging, Institue of Living, 400 Washington St, Hartford, CT 06106
Ethics Behav 10:337-61. 2000..Polarized views such as those expressed by physicians in this study are not likely to be reconciled, thereby constraining the development of public policy regarding PAS...
- Could adequate palliative care obviate assisted suicide?Leslie Curry
Braceland Center for Mental Health and Aging and University of Connecticut School of Medicine, USA
Death Stud 26:757-74. 2002..001). Written comments by 152 respondents provide further insights. Views on the respective roles of palliative care and PAS are highly discordant, challenging the development of clinical standards for end-of-life care...
- The science of including older ethnic and racial group participants in health-related researchLeslie Curry
Braceland Center for Mental Health and Aging, The Institute of Living, Hartford Hospital Mental Health Network, CT 06106, USA
Gerontologist 43:15-7. 2003
- Depression in later-life Puerto Rican primary care patients: the role of illness, stress, social integration, and religiosityJulie Robison
Braceland Center for Mental Health and Aging, Institute of Living, Hartford Hospital s Mental Health Network, Hartford, Connecticut 06106, USA
Int Psychogeriatr 15:239-51. 2003..This study expands previous research, examining the relationships between depression and social stressors, social support, and religiosity, for Puerto Rican primary care patients aged 50 and older...
- At the crossroads: making the transition to hospiceDena Schulman-Green
School of Nursing, Center for Excellence in Chronic Illness Care, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Palliat Support Care 2:351-60. 2004....
- Physician-assisted suicide and palliative care: beliefs and empiricism in the policy debateHarold I Schwartz
University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Conn Med 66:699-702. 2002....
- Expanding the Andersen model: the role of psychosocial factors in long-term care useElizabeth H Bradley
Yale School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
Health Serv Res 37:1221-42. 2002..To examine a prevailing conceptual model of health services use (Andersen 1995) and to suggest modifications that may enhance its explanatory power when applied to empirical studies of race/ethnicity and long-term care...
- Improving patient care outcomes by teaching quality improvement to medical students in community-based practicesBruce E Gould
Connecticut AHEC Program, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut 06030 3961, USA
Acad Med 77:1011-8. 2002..This study examined its impact on educational outcomes and the effect of the students' continuous quality improvement (CQI) projects on the quality of care delivered at community practice sites...
- Partners in caregiving in a special care environment: cooperative communication between staff and families on dementia unitsJulie Robison
Center on Aging, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030 6147, USA
Gerontologist 47:504-15. 2007....