National Long-Term Care Survey

Results of Search for Publications by NLTCS section: Ethnicity

A comparison of psychiatric disorder in different cultures: Depressive typologies in Southeast-Asian refugees and resident Canadians.   Beiser M, Cargo M, Woodbury MA. Int J Methods Psychiatr Res. 1994. 4(3):157-172.

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.

Burden among white and black caregivers to elderly adults.   Fredman L, Daly MP, Lazur AM. Journal of Gerontology: Ser B-Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 1995. 50(2):S110-S118. ProQuest.

Changes in sources of community long-term-care among african-american and white frail older persons.   Miller B, McFall S, Campbell RT. Journal of Gerontology. 1994. 49(1):S14-S24. Abstract. ProQuest.

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).

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

Differential life expectancy: Possible explanations during the later ages.   Chapter 5 in Manton KG. Minority Aging: Sociological and Social Psychological Issues, Contributions in Ethnic Studies. 1982. Number 8 (Manual RC, Ed.). Westport, Conn., Greenwood Press. pp. 63-68.

Dimensions of health capital: Effects on the economic well-being of mature black and white households in the health and retirement study.   Headen AE, Manton KG, Woodbury MA. Working Manuscript. 1998. Center for Demographic Studies, Duke University, Durham, N.C., 1998. Full Text Appendix Figure 1. Figure 2. Table 1. Table 2. Table 3. Table 4. Table 5. Table 6.

Gender, Race, And The Distribution Of Social Assistance: Medicaid Use Among The Frail Elderly.   Meyer, Madonna Harrington. Gender & Society. 1994. 8(1):8-28. Jstor.

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.

Information-processing in gifted versus nongifted African-American, Latino, Filipino, and White children - Speeded versus nonspeeded paradigms.   Saccuzzo DP, Johnson NE, Guertin TL. Intelligence. 1994. 19(2):219-243.

Institutional and Period Determinants of Baccalaureate Degrees Granted from Historically Black Colleges and Universities: A Research Note.   Lamb VL. Sociological Spectrum. 1999. 19(2):249-263.

Methods for evaluating the heterogeneity of aging processes in human populations using vital statistics data: Explaining the black/white mortality crossover by a model of mortality selection.   Manton KG, Stallard E. Human Biology. 1981. 53(1):47-67.

Nonwhite and white age trajectories of mortality: Evidence from extinct cohort analysis, 1950 to 1992.   Manton KG, Stallard E. Minorities, Aging, and Health. 1997. Markides K, Miranda M, eds. Sage Publications, pp. 15-35.

Patterns and Correlates of Formal and Informal Care among Black and White Elderly.   Fonda Stephanie J, Luong Van H. Presented at the 16th Annual Meeting of the Academy for Health Services Research. 1999.

Prescription and nonprescription drug-use among black-and-white community-residing elderly.   Fillenbaum GG, Hanlon JT, Corder EH, Ziqubupage T, Wall WE, Brock D. American Journal of Public Health. 1993. 83(11):1577-1582. Abstract.

Racial differences in skilled nursing care and home health use: The mediating effects of family structure and social class.   Cagney KA, Agree EM. Journal of Gerontology: Ser B-Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 1999. 54(4):S223-S236. ProQuest.

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.

Seasonal-variation in vitamin D vitamin D-binding protein, and dehydroepiandrosterone - Risk of prostate-cancer in black-and- white men.   Corder EH, Friedman GD, Vogelman JH, Orentreich N. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 1995. 4(6):655-659. Abstract

Sex and race specific mortality differentials in multiple cause of death data.   Manton KG. Gerontologist. 1980. 20:480-493.

Structural Faultlines in the Female Labor Force Experience in the US: A Review Essay of Teresa Amott and Julie Matthaei, Race, Gender and Work: A Multicultural History of Women in the United States.   Lamb VL. International Journal of Group Tensions. 1994. 24(2):191-202.

Temporal and age variation of the US black/white cause specific mortality differentials: A study of the recent changes in the relative health status of the US black population.   Manton KG. Gerontologist. 1982. 22(2):170-179.

The Black/White Mortality Crossover: Investigation from the Perspective of the Components of Aging.  Manton KG, Poss SS, Wing Steven. Gerontologist. 1979. 19(3):291-300.

The Black/White Mortality Crossover: Investigation in a Community-Based Study.  Wing S, Manton KG, Stallard E, Hames CG, Tyroler HA. Journal of Gerontology. 1985. 40(1):78-84.

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.

Use of medical care by african american and white older persons: Comparative analysis of three national data sets.   Miller B, Campbell RT, Furner S, Kaufman JE, Li M, Muramatsu N, Prohaska T. Journal of Gerontology: Ser B-Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 1997. 52(6):S325-S335. Abstract. ProQuest.