Linda Ann Wray

    • 1338 Citations
    • 22 h-Index
    1991 …2020

    Research output per year

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    Research Output

    2020

    Racial Differences in Elevated C-Reactive Protein Among US Older Adults

    Farmer, H. R., Wray, L. A., Xian, Y., Xu, H., Pagidipati, N., Peterson, E. D. & Dupre, M. E., Feb 1 2020, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 68, 2, p. 362-369 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2019

    Availability of rehabilitation services for elders: A study of critical policy and financing issues

    Wray, L. A. & Torres-Gil, F. M., Jan 1 2019, Aging and Disabilities: Seeking Common Ground. Taylor and Francis, p. 55-67 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Open Access

    Psychosocial correlates of health and illness among minority elders

    Krause, N. & Wray, L. A., Jan 1 2019, Diversity: New Approaches to Ethnic Minority Aging. Taylor and Francis, p. 41-52 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    2018

    The Role of Leisure Activities in the Relationship Between Marital Transition in Later Midlife and Psychological Well-Being Trajectories

    Hu, Y. H., Chiu, C. J., Wong, J. D., Lin, D. C. & Wray, L. A., Jun 1 2018, In : International Journal of Aging and Human Development. 86, 4, p. 327-346 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Understanding the meaning of food in people with type 2 diabetes living in Northern Appalachia

    Beverly, E. A., Ritholz, M. D., Wray, L. A., Chiu, C. J. & Suhl, E., Feb 1 2018, In : Diabetes Spectrum. 31, 1, p. 14-24 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations
    2016

    Dissemination of evidence-base minimal psychological intervention for diabetes management in Taiwan adults with type 2 diabetes

    Chiu, C. J., Hu, Y. H., Wray, L. A., Beverly, E. A., Yang, Y. C., Wu, J. S. & Lu, F. H., Jul 30 2016, In : International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Medicine. 9, 7, p. 14489-14498 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations

    The Short- and Long-Term Effects of Psychobehavioral Correlates in Buffering Diabetes-Related Cognitive Decline

    Chiu, C. J., Hu, S. C., Wray, L. A. & Wu, S. T., Jun 1 2016, In : Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 50, 3, p. 436-444 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations
    2015

    Impact of traditional Chinese medicine on age trajectories of health: Evidence from the Taiwan Longitudinal Study on Aging

    Hsu, Y. C., Chiu, C. J., Wray, L. A., Beverly, E. A. & Tseng, S. P., Feb 1 2015, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 63, 2, p. 351-357 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    5 Scopus citations
    2014

    Fundamental resource dis/advantages, youth health and adult educational outcomes

    Elman, C., Wray, L. A. & Xi, J., Jan 1 2014, In : Social Science Research. 43, p. 108-126 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    5 Scopus citations

    Listening to older adults' values and preferences for type 2 diabetes care: A qualitative study

    Beverly, E. A., Wray, L. A., LaCoe, C. L. & Gabbay, R. A., Feb 2014, In : Diabetes Spectrum. 27, 1, p. 44-49 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    7 Scopus citations

    Older adults' perceived challenges with health care providers treating their type 2 diabetes and comorbid conditions

    Beverly, E. A., Wray, L. A., Chiu, C. J. & Lacoe, C. L., Jan 1 2014, In : Clinical Diabetes. 32, 1, p. 12-17 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    11 Scopus citations

    Prevalence of diabetes and associated obesity in Pennsylvania adults, 1995-2010

    Garcia-Dominic, O., Lengerich, E. J., Camacho, F., Gallant, N. R., Wray, L. A., Ahern, F., Bogdan, G., Weinberg, G. & Ulbrecht, J. S., 2014, In : Preventing Chronic Disease. 11, 7, 130330.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    4 Scopus citations

    Social relationships, leisure activity, and health in older adults

    Chang, P. J., Wray, L. & Lin, Y., Jun 2014, In : Health Psychology. 33, 6, p. 516-523 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    87 Scopus citations
    2013

    Association Between Dietary Quality and Mortality in Older Adults: A Review of the Epidemiological Evidence

    Ford, D. W., Jensen, G. L., Hartman, T. J., Wray, L. & Smiciklas-Wright, H., Apr 1 2013, In : Journal of Nutrition in Gerontology and Geriatrics. 32, 2, p. 85-105 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    24 Scopus citations

    BMI change patterns and disability development of middle-aged adults with diabetes: A dual trajectory modeling approach

    Chiu, C. J., Wray, L. A., Lu, F. H. & Beverly, E. A., Sep 1 2013, In : Journal of general internal medicine. 28, 9, p. 1150-1156 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    9 Scopus citations
    2012

    Barriers to CRC screening among Latino adults in Pennsylvania: ACCN results

    Dominic, O., Lengerich, E., Wray, L. A., Parrott, R., Aumiller, B. B., Kluhsman, B., Renderos, C. & Dignan, M., Apr 23 2012, In : American Journal of Health Behavior. 36, 2, p. 153-167 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    13 Scopus citations
    2011
    19 Scopus citations
    41 Scopus citations

    Perceived challenges and priorities in co-morbidity management of older patients with Type2 diabetes

    Beverly, E. A., Wray, L. A., Chiu, C. J. & Weinger, K., Jul 1 2011, In : Diabetic Medicine. 28, 7, p. 781-784 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    39 Scopus citations
    42 Scopus citations
    2010

    Accuracy of self-reported energy intakes in low-income urban 4th grade minority children

    Garcia-Dominic, O., Wray, L. A., Ledikwe, J. H., Mitchell, D. C., Ventura, A. K., Hernandez, A. E., Yin, Z., Trevino, R. P. & Ulbrecht, J. S., Nov 1 2010, In : Obesity. 18, 11, p. 2220-2226 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    6 Scopus citations

    Factors predicting glycemic control in middle-aged and older adults with type 2 diabetes

    Chiu, C. J. & Wray, L. A., Jan 1 2010, In : Preventing Chronic Disease. 7, 1, A08.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    49 Scopus citations

    Identifying Barriers That Hinder Onsite Parental Involvement in a School-Based Health Promotion Program

    Garcia-Dominic, O., Wray, L. A., Treviño, R. P., Hernandez, A. E., Yin, Z. & Ulbrecht, J. S., Sep 2010, In : Health promotion practice. 11, 5, p. 703-713 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    23 Scopus citations

    Relationship of glucose regulation to changes in weight: A systematic review and guide to future research

    Chiu, C. J., Wray, L. A. & Beverly, E. A., Jul 1 2010, In : Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews. 26, 5, p. 323-335 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    5 Scopus citations

    The role of collective efficacy in exercise adherence: A qualitative study of spousal support and Type 2 diabetes management

    Beverly, E. A. & Wray, L. A., Apr 1 2010, In : Health Education Research. 25, 2, p. 211-223 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    48 Scopus citations
    35 Scopus citations
    2008

    Counseling people living with diabetes

    Renosky, R. J., Hunt, B., Hill-Briggs, F., Wray, L. & Ulbrecht, J. S., Oct 1 2008, In : Journal of Rehabilitation. 74, 4, p. 31-40 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    1 Scopus citations

    Practice implications of what couples tell us about type 2 diabetes management

    Beverly, E., Wray, L. A. & Miller, C. K., Dec 1 2008, In : Diabetes Spectrum. 21, 1, p. 39-45 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    14 Scopus citations

    Spousal support and food-related behavior change in middle-aged and older adults living with type 2 diabetes

    Beverly, E. A., Miller, C. K. & Wray, L. A., Oct 1 2008, In : Health Education and Behavior. 35, 5, p. 707-720 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    60 Scopus citations
    2007

    Living with type 2 diabetes: Marital perspectives of middle-aged and older couples

    Beverly, E. A., Penrod, J. & Wray, L. A., Feb 2007, In : Journal of psychosocial nursing and mental health services. 45, 2, p. 24-32 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    15 Scopus citations
    2006

    Social status, risky health behaviors, and diabetes in middle-aged and older adults

    Wray, L. A., Alwin, D. F., McCammon, R. J., Manning, T. & Best, L. E., Nov 2006, In : Journals of Gerontology - Series B Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 61, 6, p. S290-S298

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    23 Scopus citations
    2005

    A life-span developmental perspective on social status and health

    Alwin, D. F. & Wray, L. A., Oct 2005, In : Journals of Gerontology - Series B Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 60, SPEC. ISS. OCT., p. 7-14 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    92 Scopus citations

    Social status and risky health behaviors: Results from the health and retirement study

    Wray, L. A., Alwin, D. F. & McCammon, R. J., Oct 2005, In : Journals of Gerontology - Series B Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 60, SPEC. ISS. OCT., p. 85-92 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    28 Scopus citations

    The effect of diabetes on disability in middle-aged and older adults

    Wray, L. A., Ofstedal, M. B., Langa, K. M. & Blaum, C. S., Sep 2005, In : Journals of Gerontology - Series A Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences. 60, 9, p. 1206-1211 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    54 Scopus citations
    2004

    Comment on the obesity issue (multiple letters) [2]

    Läubli, T., Jenkins, K. R., Fultz, N. H., Fonda, S. J. & Wray, L. A., Jan 1 2004, In : Sozial- und Praventivmedizin. 49, 1, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    Diabetes Diagnosis and Weight Loss in Middle-Aged Adults

    Wray, L. A., Blaum, C. S., Ofstedal, M. B. & Herzog, R., Jan 1 2004, In : Research on Aging. 26, 1, p. 62-81 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    6 Scopus citations

    Invasive Cancers Detected after Breast Cancer Screening Yielded a Negative Result: Relationship of Mammographic Density to Tumor Prognostic Factors

    Roubidoux, M. A., Bailey, J. E., Wray, L. A. & Helvie, M. A., Jan 1 2004, In : Radiology. 230, 1, p. 42-48 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    80 Scopus citations

    Relationship of Body Mass and Net Worth for Retirement-Aged Men and Women

    Fonda, S. J., Fultz, N. H., Jenkins, K. R., Wheeler, L. M. & Wray, L. A., Jan 1 2004, In : Research on Aging. 26, 1, p. 153-176 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    23 Scopus citations
    2003

    Functional status and health outcomes in older Americans with diabetes mellitus

    Blaum, C. S., Ofstedal, M. B., Langa, K. M. & Wray, L. A., Jun 1 2003, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 51, 6, p. 745-753 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    73 Scopus citations

    Measuring Perceptions of Diabetes-Related Concepts: A Preliminary Study

    Fitzgerald, J. T., Gruppen, L. D., Wray, L. A., Shay, B. R. & Anderson, R. M., May 2003, In : The Diabetes Educator. 29, 3, p. 480-487 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    6 Scopus citations

    Patterns of body weight in middle-aged and older Americans, by gender and race, 1993-2000

    Jenkins, K. R., Fultz, N. H., Fonda, S. J. & Wray, L. A., Sep 1 2003, In : Sozial- und Praventivmedizin. 48, 4, p. 257-268 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    18 Scopus citations

    Relating Medical Students' Knowledge, Attitudes, and Experience to an Interest in Geriatric Medicine

    Fitzgerald, J. T., Wray, L. A., Halter, J. B., Williams, B. C. & Supiano, M. A., Dec 2003, In : Gerontologist. 43, 6, p. 849-855 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    124 Scopus citations
    2002

    It takes two: Marriage and smoking cessation in the middle years

    Franks, M. M., Pienta, A. M. & Wray, L. A., Jul 30 2002, In : Journal of Aging and Health. 14, 3, p. 336-354 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    46 Scopus citations
    2001

    Explaining the role of sex on disability: A population-based study

    Wray, L. A. & Blaum, C. S., Aug 1 2001, In : Gerontologist. 41, 4, p. 499-510 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    72 Scopus citations
    1999
    1 Scopus citations
    1998

    The Impact of Education and Heart Attack on Smoking Cessation among Middle-Aged Adults

    Wray, L. A., Herzog, A. R., Willis, R. J. & Wallace, R. B., Dec 1998, In : Journal of health and social behavior. 39, 4, p. 271-294 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    49 Scopus citations
    1996

    The role of ethnicity in the disability and work experience of preretirement-age Americans

    Wray, L. A., Jan 1 1996, In : Gerontologist. 36, 3, p. 287-298 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    15 Scopus citations
    1995

    Incorporating independent living outcomes within rehabilitation agencies: Older disabled persons as an underserved population

    Sheets, D. J., Wray, L. A. & De Jong, F. J., Jan 1 1995, In : Physical and Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics. 12, 4, p. 1-12 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations