- Nursing home entry in Germany and the United StatesC L Himes
Center for Policy Research, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York 13244, USA
J Cross Cult Gerontol 15:99-118. 2000..The correlates of nursing home entry appear to be similar across countries as well, although data limitations limit our ability to make definitive comparisons...
- Obesity, disease, and functional limitation in later lifeC L Himes
Center for Policy Research, Syracuse University, NY 13244, USA
Demography 37:73-82. 2000..Obesity is associated with an increased prevalence of arthritis, diabetes, and hypertension. These results are cross-sectional and are based on self-reports of height and weight; they must be interpreted cautiously...