Publications

At the Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging, we disseminate findings from research projects conducted by the Center for Research and Education widely to professionals and older adults and their families. Our results are also published in peer reviewed journals such as The Gerontologist, The Journal of the American Geriatrics Society and Alzheimer's and Dementia: Translational Research and Clinical Interventions. We also translate our research findings into useful information for older adults and families as part of the Consumer Information Initiative. Below is a list of publications by Benjamin Rose staff.

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Menne, H. L., Tucke, S. S., Whitlatch, C. J., & Feinberg, L. F. (2008). Decision-making involvement scale for individuals with dementia and family caregivers. American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias, 23(1), 23-29. doi:10.1177/1533317507308312

Whitlatch, C. J. (2008). Informal caregivers: Communication and decision making. American Journal of Nursing, 108(9), 73-77. doi:10.1097/01.NAJ.0000336427.73064.10

Noelker, L. S., Ejaz, F. K., & Menne, H. L. (2008). Knowledge as empowerment: Improving direct care workers' education and training. In D. E. Yeatts, C. M. Cready, & L. S. Noelker (Eds.), Empowered work teams in long-term care: Strategies for improving outcomes for residents & staff (pp. 105-117). Baltimore, MD: Health Professions Press.

Ejaz, F. K., Noelker, L. S., Menne, H. L., & Bagaka's, J. G. (2008). The impact of stress and support on direct care workers' job satisfaction. The Gerontologist, 48(1), 60-70. doi:10.1093/geront/48.Supplement_1.60

Menne, H. L., Johnson, J. D., & Whitlatch, C. J. (2008). What is the relationship between background characteristics and the dyadic strain experienced by individuals with dementia? Alzheimer's Care Today, 9(3), 190-197. doi:10.1097/01.ALCAT.0000327713.01069.86

Whitlatch, C. J., & Noelker, L. S. (2007). Caregiving and caring. In J. E. Birren (Ed.), Encyclopedia of gerontology, second edition. San Diego, CA: Academic-Elsevier.