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Consumer Decision-Making of Older People: A 45-Year Review

Dominik Hettich, Stefan Hattula and Torsten Bornemann.

in The Gerontologist

November 2018; p ublished online March 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 13079 words.

Abstract

Background and Objectives

Aging is one of the key future challenges for global life. Of particular...

Narrative Interest Standard: A Novel Approach to Surrogate Decision-Making for People With Dementia

James M Wilkins.

in The Gerontologist

November 2018; p ublished online June 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 3879 words.

Abstract

Dementia is a common neurodegenerative process that can significantly impair decision-making capacity as the disease progresses. When a person is...

Advancing an Ethic of Embodied Relational Sexuality to Guide Decision-Making in Dementia Care

Alisa Grigorovich and Pia Kontos.

Edited by Rachel Pruchno.

in The Gerontologist

March 2018; p ublished online December 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 4748 words.

Abstract

Sexuality and intimacy are universal needs that transcend age, cognitive decline, and disability; sexuality is a fundamental aspect of the human...

SCREENING FOR FINANCIAL DECISION MAKING AND EXPLOITATION

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 232 words.

AGING AND DECISION MAKING: THE ROLES OF RISK, TIME, AND MOTIVATION

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 260 words.

PREPARING OUR STORY: LGB ELDERS’ DECISION-MAKING ABOUT ADVANCED DIRECTIVES

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 171 words.

HOW NORMAL COGNITIVE FUNCTIONING AND COGNITIVE DECLINE CAN IMPACT DECISION MAKING IN OLDER ADULTS

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 173 words.

FAMILY AND FRIEND SUPPORT ON HEART FAILURE SELF-CARE DECISION MAKING

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 276 words.

ADVANCED PLANNING AND RETIREMENT DECISION MAKING OF OLDER ADULTS RELATED TO GENOMIC TESTING RESULTS

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 173 words.

SYSTEM CHANGES TO SUPPORT RESIDENT-CENTERED MEDICAL DECISION MAKING FOR FRAIL NURSING HOME RESIDENTS

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 159 words.

KNOWLEDGE AND BELIEFS ABOUT HEALTHCARE DECISION MAKING: ARE OLDER ADULTS’ ATTITUDES CHANGING?

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 273 words.

SHARED DECISION-MAKING AND TREATMENT ENGAGEMENT IN ELDERLY DEPRESSED PRIMARY CARE PATIENTS

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 158 words.

NEURAL CORRELATES OF STATE-BASED DECISION-MAKING IN YOUNGER AND OLDER ADULTS

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 165 words.

DEATH OF A LOVED ONE FRAMES END OF LIFE DECISION MAKING IN AFRICAN AMERICAN PACE PARTICIPANTS

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 287 words.

AGE-RELATED DIFFERENCES IN THE IMPACT OF TASK DEMANDS AND MOTIVATION ON RISKY DECISION-MAKING

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 175 words.

Involvement of Hospitalized Persons With Dementia in Everyday Decisions: A Dyadic Study

Lyndsey M Miller, Christopher S Lee, Carol J Whitlatch and Karen S Lyons.

in The Gerontologist

July 2018; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 6866 words.

Abstract

Background and Objectives

To examine the involvement of persons with dementia (PWDs) in everyday decision...

Quality Improvement in Nursing Homes: Alignment Among Leaders Across the Organizational Chart

Elena O Siegel, Debra Bakerjian and Leehu Zysberg.

in The Gerontologist

July 2018; p ublished online June 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 7553 words.

Abstract

Background and Objectives

This article describes nursing home (NH) leaders’ involvement in quality...

Quality of Life for Dementia Caregiving Dyads: Effects of Incongruent Perceptions of Everyday Care and Values

Heehyul Moon, Aloen L. Townsend, Carol J. Whitlatch and Peggye Dilworth-Anderson.

in The Gerontologist

August 2017; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 7483 words.

Abstract

Purpose of the Study:

This dyadic study investigated incongruence in care recipients’ (CRs’) and...

Staff Perceptions of Key Factors Guiding Nursing Home Search and Selection Within the Veterans Health Administration

Edward Alan Miller, Stefanie Gidmark, Emily Gadbois, James L Rudolph and Orna Intrator.

in The Gerontologist

July 2018; p ublished online June 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 9489 words.

Abstract

Background and Objectives

Veterans enter nursing homes (NHs) for short-term postacute, rehabilitation,...

Residential Normalcy and the Enriched Coping Repertoires of Successfully Aging Older Adults

Stephen M. Golant.

in The Gerontologist

February 2015; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 7192 words.

An earlier theoretical model equated the construct of residential normalcy with older persons positively appraising their residential environments. Failing to achieve congruent places to...