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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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The Fun Culture in Seniors’ Online Communities

Galit Nimrod.

in The Gerontologist

April 2011; p ublished online October 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 7166 words.

Purpose of the study:  Previous research found that “fun on line” is the most dominant content in seniors’ online communities. The present study...

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Seniors’ Online Communities: A Quantitative Content Analysis

Galit Nimrod.

in The Gerontologist

June 2010; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gerontology and Ageing; Psychology; Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences. 5640 words.

Purpose:  To examine the contents and characteristics of seniors’ online communities and to explore their potential benefits to older adults. null...

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Probing the Audience of Seniors’ Online Communities

Galit Nimrod.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

September 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing; Geriatric Medicine. 7611 words.

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Participation in online communities that are dedicated to older adults is a significant trend in elders’ use of the Internet. The present study...

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Working Memory and Online Syntactic Processing in Alzheimer's Disease

Gloria Waters and David Caplan.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

July 2002; p ublished online July 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 12726 words.

Twenty patients with dementia of the Alzheimer's type (DAT) and 20 controls were tested on six tests of working memory and a test of online auditory sentence comprehension in which listening...

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Between ageing and ageism: portrayals of online dating in later life in Canadian print media

Julia Rozanova, Mineko Wada and Laura Hurd Clarke.

in Ageing in Everyday Life

June 2018; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gerontology and Ageing. 7948 words.

This chapter examines how Canadian print media portrays online dating in later life, based on data from 144 articles published between 2009 and 2011. Results indicate that online dating...

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Cognitive Benefits of Online Social Networking for Healthy Older Adults

Janelle W Myhre, Matthias R Mehl and Elizabeth L Glisky.

in Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences

September 2017; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Cognitive Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 6432 words.

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Objectives

Research suggests that older adults who remain socially active and cognitively engaged have...

Digital Dating: Online Profile Content of Older and Younger Adults

Eden M. Davis and Karen L. Fingerman.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

November 2016; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Cognitive Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 6648 words.

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Older adults are utilizing online dating websites in increasing numbers. Adults of different ages may share motivations for companionship and...

What Consumers Say About Nursing Homes in Online Reviews

Caitlyn Kellogg, Yujun Zhu, Valeria Cardenas, Katalina Vazquez, Kayla Johari, Anna Rahman and Susan Enguidanos.

in The Gerontologist

July 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 5414 words.

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Background

Although patient-centered care is an expressed value of our healthcare system, no studies have...

Aging and the Effects of Knowledge on On-Line Reading Strategies

Lisa M. Soederberg Miller and Elizabeth A. L. Stine-Morrow.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

July 1998; p ublished online July 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 0 words.

The effects of knowledge on on-line reading strategies and the relation of these effects to subsequent memory performance among young and elderly adults were investigated. Participants read...

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Making Sense of Intimate Partner Violence in Late Life: Comments From Online News Readers

Nancy Brossoie, Karen A. Roberto and Katie M. Barrow.

in The Gerontologist

December 2012; p ublished online April 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 6427 words.

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The purpose of this study was to gain insight into public awareness of intimate partner violence (IPV) in late life by how individuals respond to...

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A Multi-faceted Approach to Promote Comprehension of Online Health Information Among Older Adults

Jessie Chin, Darcie D Moeller, Jessica Johnson, Elise A G Duwe, James F Graumlich, Michael D Murray and Daniel G Morrow.

in The Gerontologist

July 2018; p ublished online March 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 6030 words.

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Purpose of the Study

Older adults’ self-care often depends on understanding and utilizing health...

Comparing Staffing Levels in the Online Survey Certification and Reporting (OSCAR) System With the Medicaid Cost Report Data: Are Differences Systematic?

Bita A. Kash, Catherine Hawes and Charles D. Phillips.

in The Gerontologist

August 2007; p ublished online August 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 7236 words.

Purpose:  This study had two goals: (a) to assess the validity of the Online Survey Certification and Reporting (OSCAR) staffing data by comparing...

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The Efficacy of Life-Review as Online-Guided Self-help for Adults: A Randomized Trial

Sanne M.A. Lamers, Ernst T. Bohlmeijer, Jojanneke Korte and Gerben J. Westerhof.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

January 2015; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Cognitive Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 7354 words.

Objectives.

The study used a randomized controlled trial to investigate the short-term and long-term effects of life-review as online-guided self-help in...

ONLINE DEMENTIA TRAINING AMONG INFORMAL AND FORMAL CAREGIVERS: ARE THERE DIFFERENCES?

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. 176 words.

MAXIMIZING USABILITY OF INTERACTIVE ON-LINE PROGRAMS FOR CAREGIVERS

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. 299 words.

DEVELOPMENT OF AN ONLINE MATTER OF BALANCE: INPUT FROM 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. 176 words.

USING ONLINE RESOURCES AND VIDEO TO SUPPLEMENT UNDERGRADUATE GERONTOLOGY COURSES

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. 172 words.

BEHAVIORAL IMPACT OF TAKING AN ONLINE DEMENTIA RISK ASSESSMENT

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. 253 words.

A COMPARISON OF ONLINE DATING PREFERENCES AMONG CHINESE AMERICAN AND JAPANESE AMERICAN 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. 169 words.

THE CARES® SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS ONLINE TRAINING FOR CERTIFIED NURSE ASSISTANTS IN NURSING HOMES

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. 169 words.