National Long-Term Care Survey

Results of Search for Publications by NLTCS section: Activity of Daily Living

A comparative analysis of ADL questions in surveys of older people.   Rodgers W, Miller B. Journal of Gerontology: Ser B-Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 1997. 52:21-36. Abstract.

A Longitudinal Study Of Functional Change And Mortality In The United States.   Manton KG. Journal of Gerontology. 1988.43(5):S153-61. Abstract.

A Profile Of Functionally Impaired Elderly Persons Living In The Community.   Macken CL. Health Care Financing Review. 1986. 7(4):33-49. Abstract.

ADL Dependent People May Also Be Sick: Neglect Of The 'Home Health' Population In The Home Care Debate.   Williams BC, Weissert WG. Home Health Care Services Quarterly. 1994. 14(4):23-35. Abstract.

Combining activities of daily living with instrumental activities of daily living to measure functional disability.   Spector WD, Fleishman JA. Journal of Gerontology: Ser B-Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 1998. 53(1):S46-S57. Abstract. ProQuest.

Cost and Outcomes of Stroke and Hip Fracture: Rising Costs but Better Outcomes?   Sloan FA, Taylor DH Jr, Picone GA. American Journal of Public Health. 1999. 89(6): 935-937. Abstract.

Determining Comparable Levels of Functional Disability.   Kassner Enid, Beth Jackson. Public Policy Institute, AARP, 601 E Street, NW, Washington, DC 20049. 1998. April. Summary.

Eligibility for publicly financed home care.   Jackson ME, Burwell B, Clark RF, Harahan M. American Journal of Public Health. 1992. 82(6):853-856. ProQuest.

How Do Alternative Eligibility Triggers Affect Access To Private Long-Term Care Insurance?   Alecxih LMB, Lutzky S. Association of Retired Persons, Public Policy Institute. 1996. August. Abstract.

Impact of proxy-reported data on the relationship between income and severity of functional impairment among impaired elderly.   Semaan S. Journal of Applied Gerontology. 1994. 13(4):341-354.

Limitations in Activities of Daily Living Among the Elderly: Data Analyses from the 1989 National Long-Term Care Survey.   Anonymous. National Aging Information Center. 1996. May 31. Reprint.

Measuring the Activities of Daily Living: Comparisons Across National Surveys.   Wiener JM, Hanley RJ, Clark R, Van Nostrand JF. Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences. 1990. 45(6):229-237. Abstract. ProQuest.

Minority use of community long-term care services: a comparative analysis.  B Miller, RT Campbell, L Davis, S Furner, A Giachello, T Prohaska, JE Kaufman, M Li and C Perez. Journal of Gerontology: Ser B-Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 1996. 51(2):S70-S81. Abstract.

Older adults as a community resource: Results from the national survey of self-care and aging.  Kincade JE, Rabiner DJ, Bernard SL, Woomert A,. Gerontologist. 1996. 36(4):474. ProQuest.

Participants in the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly [PACE] Demonstration: Developing Disease-Impairment-Disability Profiles.   Wieland D, Lamb VL, Wang H, Sutton S, Eleazer GP, Egbert J. Gerontologist. 1999. 40(2):218-227.

Patterns and Determinants of Functional Limitations Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults in China and the United States.   LiJing L Yan-Li. National Bureau of Economic Research, Stanford, California, USA. 2001. Renaissance Hotel, Vancouver, BC, Canada, June 28th to June 30th.

Patterns of Onset of Disability in Activities of Daily Living with Age.  Jagger C, Arthur AJ, Spiers NA, Clarke M. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2001. 49(4):404-9. Abstract.

Physical and Cognitive Impairment: Do They Require Different Kinds of Help?   Clark Robert F. US Department of Health and Human Services. 1991. Full Text.

Prevalence and Correlates of Unmet Need Among the Elderly with ADL Disabilities.   Jackson Mary E. US Department of Health and Human Services. 1991. Feb. Full Text.

Reciprocity, elder satisfaction, and caregiver stress and burden: The exchange of aid in the family caregiving relationship.  Lee GR, Jankowski, Thomas B. Journal of Marriage and Family. 1994. 56(1):35-43.

The Effect of Altering ADL Thresholds on Active Life Expectancy Estimates Among Older Persons.   Lynch SM, Brown JS, Harmsen KG. Journal of Gerontology: Soc Sci. 2003. 58B(3):S171.

The Role of Price in the Demand for Formal and Informal Home Care Among the Functionally Impaired Elderly.   Sangl, Judith. AHSR. 1993. Health Services Research: Implications for Policy, Management & Clinical Practice, AHSR Annual Meeting, June 27-29, 1993. Washington Hilton and Towers, Washington DC.

The structure of informal care - Are there differences by race.   Burton L, Kasper J, Shore A, Cagney K, LaVeist T, Cubbin C, German P. Gerontologist. 1995. 35(6):744-752. Abstract. ProQuest.