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The Resource The Legacy of longevity : health and health care in later life, edited by Sidney M. Stahl

The Legacy of longevity : health and health care in later life, edited by Sidney M. Stahl

Label
The Legacy of longevity : health and health care in later life
Title
The Legacy of longevity
Title remainder
health and health care in later life
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sidney M. Stahl
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stahl, Sidney M
Dewey number
362.1/9897
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA564.7
LC item number
.S73 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WT 30
NLM item number
L4953 1990
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stahl, Sidney M
  • Midwest Council for Social Research in Aging
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Aged
  • Health Services for the Aged
  • Longevity
  • United States
  • United States
  • Personnes âgées
  • Alter
  • Gesundheit
  • Messung
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Sozialer Kontakt
  • Bevölkerungsentwicklung
  • Gesundheitspolitik
  • Geriatrische Einrichtung
  • Akzeptanz
Label
The Legacy of longevity : health and health care in later life, edited by Sidney M. Stahl
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"... collaborative project of the Midwest Council for Social Research on Aging"--Foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword / Judith A Levy -- Introduction / Sidney M Stahl -- The Legacy of Aging -- SECTION ONE. CONCEPTUALIZING AND MEASURING THE HEALTH OF OLDER PERSONS -- Old Equals Sick / Sidney M Stahl and Jacquelyn Rupp Feller -- An Ontogenetic Fallacy Assessing the Physical and Mental Health of the Elderly / Jersey Liang and Nancy A Whitelaw -- The Iceberg of Disability / Lois M Verbrugge -- SECTION TWO. SOCIAL FACTORS IN WHO GETS SICK -- The Relative Contributions of Gender, Social Class and Advancing Age to Health / Charles F Longino Jr. -- Old Age Health Problems and Long-Term Care Policy Issues / Jeffrey Michael Clair -- The Distribution of Distress by Age and Gender / Marjorie Chary Feinson -- Examining Data from Community Surveys -- Changes in Health Functioning and Mortality / Kenneth G Manton and Eric Stallard -- SECTION THREE. THE USE OF SERVICES -- Health Beliefs, Attitudes and Behavior of Older Persons / Michael A Counte and Gerald L Glandon -- An Analysis of Advances in Research and Future Directions Predicting Nursing Home Utilization / Karl D Kosloski, Rhonda J V Montgomery and Edgar F Borgatta -- Is This The Best We Can Do? The Relationship Between Formal and Informal Health Care Services for the Elderly / William J McAuley, Shirley S Travis and Marcia Safewright -- Autonomy in Health Care for Elders / Debra David --
  • SECTION FOUR. HE ORGANIZATION AND FINANCING OF HEALTH CARE SERVICES -- Health Needs and Services for Older Adults / Kenneth F Ferraro and Thomas T H Wan -- Evaluating Polices for an Aging Society The Dilemma of Poverty Based Long-Term Care / Madonna Harrington Meyer and Jill Quadagno -- SECTION FIVE. THE INTERACTION OF SYSTEM WITH INDIVIDUAL -- Health Care Provider Choice and Satisfaction / Russell A Ward -- Physician-Elderly Patient Communication / Mary Ann Cook, Rodney M Coe and Kristin Hanson -- Processes and Outcomes of Medical Encounters Transition to the Status of Family Caregiver / J Jill Suitor and Karl Pillemer -- A New Framework for Studying Social Support and Well-Being -- The Caregiver Role / Michael Glasser, Susan Rubin and Mary Dickover -- Review of Family Caregiver-Physician Relations and Dementing Disorders
Control code
21874155
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9780803940017
Lccn
90038946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)21874155
Label
The Legacy of longevity : health and health care in later life, edited by Sidney M. Stahl
Publication
Note
"... collaborative project of the Midwest Council for Social Research on Aging"--Foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword / Judith A Levy -- Introduction / Sidney M Stahl -- The Legacy of Aging -- SECTION ONE. CONCEPTUALIZING AND MEASURING THE HEALTH OF OLDER PERSONS -- Old Equals Sick / Sidney M Stahl and Jacquelyn Rupp Feller -- An Ontogenetic Fallacy Assessing the Physical and Mental Health of the Elderly / Jersey Liang and Nancy A Whitelaw -- The Iceberg of Disability / Lois M Verbrugge -- SECTION TWO. SOCIAL FACTORS IN WHO GETS SICK -- The Relative Contributions of Gender, Social Class and Advancing Age to Health / Charles F Longino Jr. -- Old Age Health Problems and Long-Term Care Policy Issues / Jeffrey Michael Clair -- The Distribution of Distress by Age and Gender / Marjorie Chary Feinson -- Examining Data from Community Surveys -- Changes in Health Functioning and Mortality / Kenneth G Manton and Eric Stallard -- SECTION THREE. THE USE OF SERVICES -- Health Beliefs, Attitudes and Behavior of Older Persons / Michael A Counte and Gerald L Glandon -- An Analysis of Advances in Research and Future Directions Predicting Nursing Home Utilization / Karl D Kosloski, Rhonda J V Montgomery and Edgar F Borgatta -- Is This The Best We Can Do? The Relationship Between Formal and Informal Health Care Services for the Elderly / William J McAuley, Shirley S Travis and Marcia Safewright -- Autonomy in Health Care for Elders / Debra David --
  • SECTION FOUR. HE ORGANIZATION AND FINANCING OF HEALTH CARE SERVICES -- Health Needs and Services for Older Adults / Kenneth F Ferraro and Thomas T H Wan -- Evaluating Polices for an Aging Society The Dilemma of Poverty Based Long-Term Care / Madonna Harrington Meyer and Jill Quadagno -- SECTION FIVE. THE INTERACTION OF SYSTEM WITH INDIVIDUAL -- Health Care Provider Choice and Satisfaction / Russell A Ward -- Physician-Elderly Patient Communication / Mary Ann Cook, Rodney M Coe and Kristin Hanson -- Processes and Outcomes of Medical Encounters Transition to the Status of Family Caregiver / J Jill Suitor and Karl Pillemer -- A New Framework for Studying Social Support and Well-Being -- The Caregiver Role / Michael Glasser, Susan Rubin and Mary Dickover -- Review of Family Caregiver-Physician Relations and Dementing Disorders
Control code
21874155
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9780803940017
Lccn
90038946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)21874155

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