National Long-Term Care Survey

Results of Search for Publications by NLTCS section: Disability Trends

A Cross-National Study of Quality of Life Factors Associated with Patterns of Elderly Disablement.   Lamb VL. Social Science & Medicine. 1996. 42(3):363-378.

A Descriptive Analysis of Patterns of Informal and Formal Caregiving among Privately Insured and Non-Privately Insured Disabled Elders Living in the Community.   Anonymous. LifePlans, Inc, The Center for Health and Long-Term Care Research. 1999. April. Full Text.

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

A longitudinal-study of residential differences in the composition of the helping networks of impaired elders.   Coward RT, Dwyer JW. Journal of Aging Studies. 1991. 5(4):391-407.

A multivariate-analysis of disability and health, and its change over time in the national channeling demonstration data.   Manton KG, Vertrees JC, Clark RF. Gerontologist. 1993. 33(5):610-618. Abstract.

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

A race- and gender-specific replication of five dimensions of functional limitation and disability.  Clark DO, Stump TE, Wolinsky FD. Journal of Aging and Health. 1997. 9(1):28-42. Abstract.

A Review of Technical Requirements for Ramps.   Sanford Jon A. Prepared for: US Access Board. 1996. Contract Number QA930020, January 31. Full Text.

Active Life Expectancy in the US Elderly Population 1982-1991: Dynamic Equilibria of Mortality and Disability.  Manton KG, Stallard E, Corder LS. Center for Demographic Studies. 1993. Duke University.

Aging and health in old age.   Manton KG. International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Science. 2001. Elsvier Science:Oxford, England.

Changes in Health, Mortality, and Disability and Their Impact on Long-Term Care Needs.  Manton KG, Stallard E. Journal of Aging and Social Policy. 1996. 7(3/4):25-52.

Changes in home care use by disabled elderly persons: 1982-1994.   Liu K, Manton KG, Aragon C. Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences. 2000. 55B:S245-S253. Abstract.

Changes In Morbidity And Chronic Disability In The US Elderly Population: Evidence From The 1982, 1984, And 1989 National Long Term Care Surveys.   Manton KG, Stallard E, Corder LS. Journal of Gerontology: Ser B-Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 1995. 50(4):S194-204. Abstract.

Changes in the age dependence of mortality and disability: cohort and other determinants.  Manton KG, Stallard E, Corder LS. Demography. 1997. 34(1):135-157.

Changes in the prevalence of chronic disability in the United States black and nonblack population above age 65 from 1982 to 1999.   Manton KG, Gu X. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA. 2001. 98(11):6354-9. Abstract. Full Text (.html). Full Text (.pdf).

Changes in the Use of Personal Assistance and Special Equipment from 1982 to 1989: Results from the 1982 and 1989 NLTCS.   Manton KG, Corder LS, Stallard E. Gerontologist. 1993. 33(2):768-77. Abstract.

Chronic Disability Is Decreasing In The United States, Particularly Among Black Americans.   Manton KG, Gu X. Geriatrics. 2001. Duluth; Jul.

Chronic disability trends in elderly United States populations 1982 - 1994.   Manton KG, Corder LS, Stallard E. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA. 1997. 94:2593-2598. Abstract. Full Text.

Chronic morbidity and disability in the US elderly population: Recent trends and population implications.   Manton KG. Handbook of Pain and Aging. 1997. Mostofsky DI, Lomranz J, Eds., Plenum:New York, pp. 37-67.

Collecting Information on Disability in the 2000 Census: An Example of Interagency Cooperation.   Adler Michele C, Clark Robert F, DeMaio Theresa J, Miller Louisa F, and Saluter Arlene F. Social Security Bulletin. 1999. 62(4):21-30.

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.

Competing Demands of Employment and Informal Caregiving to Disabled Elders.   Stone Robyn I, Short Pamela Farley. Agency for Health Care Policy and Research. 1990.

Compression of disability: evidence from the national long-term care survey.   Corder LS. Nutr Rev. 1996. 54(1):S9-S16.

Current trends in healthy life expectancy and declining disability rates in the USA.   Manton KG. World Health Report 1998: Life in the 21st Century? Vision for All. 1998. World Health Organization:Geneva, Switzerland.

Defining Disability: Implications Of Measurement For Trends In Disability Rates.   Kunkel Suzanne R, Mehdizadeh S, Bailer AJ. Gerontologist. 2000. Oct 15, p355.

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

Determining the amount of help used by disabled elderly persons at home: The role of coping resources.   Boaz RF, Hu JX. Journal of Gerontology: Ser B-Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 1997. 52(6):S317-S324. ProQuest.

Disability and health-status - Concepts and measurement in the health interview survey.   Corder LS, Stewart A. Biometrics. 1979. 35(4):885-885.

Disability and mortality: Interactions with retirement age.   Manton KG. Social Security Bulletin. 1996. 59(4):71-74. Full Text. Table 1. Table 2. Table 3. Table 4.

Disability in Older Adults 1: Prevalence, Causes, and Consequences.   Ostir Glenn V, Carlson John E, Black Sandra A, Rudkin Laura, Goodwin James S, Markides Kyriakos S. Behavioral Medicine. 1999. 24(4):147-56.

Disabled elders' out-of-pocket home care expenses: Examining financial burden.   Stum MS, Bauer JW, Delaney PJ. Journal of Consumer Affairs. 1998. 32(1):82-105. ProQuest.

Economic effects of reducing disability.   Manton KG, Stallard E, Corder LS. American Economic Review: Proceedings. 1998. 88(2):101-105. JSTOR.

Economic well-being of disabled elderly living in the community.   Stum MS, Bauer JW, Delaney PJ. Financial Counseling and Planning. 1993. 4:199-216. Abstract.

Education specific estimates of life expectancy and age specific disability in the US elderly population: 1982 to 1991.   Manton KG, Stallard E, Corder LS. Journal of Aging and Health. 1997. 9:419-450. Abstract.

Effects Of Medicare's Hospital Prospective Payment System (PPS) On Disabled Medicare Beneficiaries.  Liu Korbin, Manton KG. DHHS, ASPE, HCFA. Final Report, February, 1988.

Estimates of change in chronic disability and institutional incidence and prevalence rates in the United States elderly population from the 1982, 1984 and 1989 national long-term care survey.   Manton KG, Corder LS, Stallard E. Journal of Gerontology. 1993. 48(4):S153-S166. Abstract.

Factors Associated with Ending Caregiving Among Informal Caregivers to the Functionally and Cognitively Impaired Elderly Population.   Kasper JD, Steinbach U, and Andrews J. National Technical Information Service (NTIS), Department of Commerce, 5285 Port Royal Road, Springfield, Virginia 22161. 1990. Feb. Full Text.

Forecasts of future disabled and institutionalized US populations 1995 to 2040.   Manton KG, Corder LS. Ageing, Social Security and Affordability. 1998. Chapter 4.2, pp. 327-348.

Future trends in chronic disability and institutionalization: Implications for LTC service needs.   Manton KG. in Long Term Care. Jolt H, Leibovici MM (Eds). Volume in the Health Care Management: State of the Art Reviews Series. Hanley & Befus:Philadelphia. 1997. 177-191. Abstract.

Gender Differences in Correlates of Disablement Among the Elderly in Egypt.   Lamb VL. Social Science & Medicine. 1997. 45(1):127-136.

Health and disability differences among racial and ethnic groups.   Manton KG, Stallard E. Racial and Ethnic Differences in the Health of Older Americans. 1997. Committee on Population, National Research Council:Washington, DC, pp. 43-104.

Home care for the disabled elderly - Predictors and expected costs.   Coughlin TA, Mcbride TD, Perozek M, Liu KB. Health Services Research. 1992. 27(4):453-479.

Home health and SNF use by chronically disabled persons.   Manton KG, Stallard E, Corder LS. Presented Paper. American Public Health Association, 126th Annual Meeting. Washington, DC, November 15-19. 1998.

How recent advances in medical research hold the potential to increase human health and longevity, and reduce Medicare disability rates.   Manton KG. American Federation for Aging Research. 1999. Presented at the Productive Aging Policy Forum, November 2, 1999, New York.

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.

Implications of disability decline for Medicare.   Singer BH, Manton KG. National Bureau of Economic Research. 1999. Summer Institute on Aging Workshop, July 28, Cambridge, Mass.

Infrastructure of Home and Community Based Services for the Functionally Impaired Elderly: State Source Book.   Anonymous. Administration on Aging. 1995. Washington, D. C.

International evidence on disability trends among the elderly.   Manton KG. Final Report for the Department of Health and Human Services. 1998. ASPE Report. Full Text

Is The Health Of Older Persons In OECD Countries Improving Fast Enough To Compensate For Population Ageing?   Jacobzone Stephane, Cambois Emmanuelle, Robine Jean-Marie. OECD Economic Studies. 2000. Wntr p149.

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.

Long Term Care Arrangements for Elderly Persons with Disabilities: Private and Public Roles.   Spillman, Brenda C, Peter Kemper. Home Health Care Services Quarterly. 1992. 13:5-34.

Long-Term Care for the Elderly with Disabilities: Current Policy, Emerging Trends, and Implications for the Twenty-First Century.   Stone, Robyn I. The Milbank Memorial Fund. 2000. ISBN 1-887748-38-5 Full Text.

Measuring Trends in Disability Among the Elderly: An International Review.   Waidmann Timothy A, Manton KG. Final Report for the Department of Health and Human Services Prepared under contract HHS-100-97-0010, Task order on Trends in Disability Rates Among the Elderly. 2000. June 22, 2000.

Medical Demography: Interaction of Disability Dynamics and Mortality.  Manton KG, Stallard E. National Academy Press. 1994. Martin L. G. and Preston S. H. editors, Washington DC.

Medicare expenditure patterns 1982 to 1994 by disability state.   Manton KG, Singer B. Center for Demographic Studies. 1999. Duke University, Durham, NC 27708. Full Text. Table 1. Table 2. Table 3.

Midlife and Older Americans with Disabilities: Who Gets Help? A Chartbook.   Kassner Enid, Bectel Robert W. Public Policy Institute, AARP. 1998. Reprint.

Morbidity, Disability, and Long-Term Care of the Elderly: Implications for Insurance Financing.   Liu K, Manton KG, Liu BM. Milbank Quarterly. 1990. 68: 445-492. Abstract.

Mortality of the chronically impaired.   Manton KG, Stallard E. Demography. 1980. 17:189-206.

Multidimensional disability/mortality trajectories at ages 65 and over: The impact of state dependence.   Manton KG, Land KC. Soc Indic Res. 2000. 51(2):193-221. Full Text. Table 1. Table 2. Table 3. Table 4. Table 5. Table 6. Table 7. Table 8. Table 9. Table 10.

Out-of-pocket home care expenditures for disabled elderly.   Stum MS, Bauer JW, Delaney PJ. Journal of Consumer Affairs. 1996. 30(1):24-47. 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.

Past and Future Life Expectancy Increases at Later Ages: Their Implications for the Linkage of Chronic Morbidity, Disability, and Mortality.  Manton KG. Journal of Gerontology. 1986. 41(5):672-681. Abstract.

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.

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

Potential impact of expanding home health-care to serve persons with chronic needs - Evidence from the 1984 national long-term care survey.   Williams BC. Clinical Research. 1991. 39(2):A612-A612.

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.

Projecting the future size and health status of the US elderly population.  Manton KG, Stallard E, Singer Burt. International Journal of Forecasting. 1992. 8:433-458.

Projections Of Ohio's Older Disabled Population: 2015 To 2050.   Mehdizadeh Shahla A, Kunkel Suzanne R, Ritchey P Neal. Scripps Gerontology Center, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio 45056. 2001. July. Full Text.

Racial patterns in disabled elderly persons' use of medical services.  White-Means SI. Journal of Gerontology: Ser B-Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 2000. 55(2):S76-89. Abstract.

Recent Changes In Service Use Patterns Of Disabled Medicare Beneficiaries.   Manton KG, Liu K. Health Care Financing Review. 1990. 11(3):51-66. Abstract.

Recent Trends in Disability and Functioning Among Older Adults in the United States: A Systematic Review.   Freedman VA, Martin LG, Schoeni RF. Journal of the American Medical Association. 2002. 288(24):3137-46. Abstract. Full Text.

Reducing Disability in Older Age.   Fries, JF. Journal of the American Medical Association. 2002. 288(24):3164-6.

Sex Differences In Functional Impairment In The US Elderly Population: The Interaction Of Specific Diseases, Functional Impairments, And Mortality.  Manton KG. Population Association of America. 1988. New Orleans, April.

Spouses and children of disabled elders: How large a constituency for long-term care reform?   Stone, Robyn I, Kemper, Peter. Milbank Quarterly. 1989. 67(3-4):485-506. Abstract.

The dynamics of dimensions of age related disability 1982 to 1994 in the US elderly population.   Manton KG, Stallard E, Corder LS. Journal of Gerontology: Biological Sciences. 1998. 53A(1):B59-B70. Abstract. Table 1. Table 2. Table 3. Table 4. Table 5. Table 6.

The Effect Of Nursing Home Use On Medicaid Eligibility.  Liu K, Manton KG. Gerontologist. 1989. 29(1):59-66. Abstract.

The effects of health changes on projections of health service needs for the elderly population of the United States.   Singer B, Manton KG. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA. 1998. 95:15618-15622. Abstract. Full Text (.html). Reprint (.pdf). Figure 1. Figure 2.

The effects of health changes on the projections of future health service needs for the US elderly population.   Manton KG, Stallard E, Corder LS, Singer B. Center for Demographic Studies, Duke University, Durham, N.C. 2000. Full Text. Fig. 1. Figure 2. Fig. 2 (Alt II). Fig. 3. Fig. 3 (Alt II). Fig. 4. Fig. 5. Fig. 5 (Framingham). Projections.

The impact of disability definition on estimates of incidence and prevalence of long term care.   Stallard E, Manton KG. Southern Demographic Association. 1997. Annual Meeting, Orlando FL, September 27.

The Reduction In Disability Among The Elderly.  Cutler David M. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA. 2001. 98(12):6546-7. Full Text.

The Relationship between Sex, Gender, and Disability: Do Women Really Tend To Be More Disabled than Men?   Graham Robert J. Presented: American Sociological Association. 1998. Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, August 21-25.

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 supply of children's time to disabled elderly parents.   Sloan FA, Picone G, Hoerger TJ. Economic Inquiry. 1997. 35(2):295-308.

US trends in disability and institutionalization among older blacks and whites.  Clark DO. American Journal of Public Health. 1997. 87(3):438-40. Abstract. ProQuest.

Using the Long-Term Care Surveys: Longitudinal and Cross-Sectional Analyses of Disabled Older People.   Kasper, Judith D. Proceedings of the 1987 Public Health Conference on Records and Statistics. 1988. DHHS Pub.No.88-1214. Hyattsville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics, pp.353-358.

Variation in disability decline and Medicare expenditures.   Manton KG, Singer B. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA. 2001. in press.