Publications in 2013

2015 | 20142013 | 2012 | 2011



Cerin, M., Macfarlane, D., Sit, C. H., Ho, S. Y., Johnston, J. M., Chou, K. L., . . . Ho, K. S. (2013). Effects of built environment on walking among Hong Kong older adults. Hong Kong Medical Journal, 19 Suppl 4, 39-41.

Horiuchi, S., Ouellette, N., Cheung, S. L. K., & Robine, J.-M. (2013). Modal age at death: Lifespan indicator in the era of longevity extension. Vienna Yearbook of Population Research, 11, 37-69. doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2013s37

Leung, A. Y., Lou, V. W., Cheung, M. K., Chan, S. S., & Chi, I. (2013). Development and validation of Chinese Health Literacy Scale for Diabetes. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 22(15-16), 2090-2099. doi: 10.1111/jocn.12018

Lou, V. W., Kwan, C. W., Chong, M. L., & Chi, I. (2013). Associations between secondary caregivers' supportive behavior and psychological distress of primary spousal caregivers of cognitively intact and impaired elders.Gerontologist. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnt156

Wu, T. Y., Chie, W. C., Kuo, K. L., Wong, W. K., Liu, J. P., Chiu, S.T., Cheng, Y. H., Blane, D. (2013). Quality of life (QOL) among community dwelling older people in Taiwan measured by the CASP-19, an index to capture QOL in old age. Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 57(2), 143-150. doi:

Leung, A. Y. M., Kwan, C. W., & Chi, I. (2013). Residents with Alzheimer's disease in long-term care facilities in Hong Kong: Patterns of hospitalization and emergency room use. Ageing & Mental Health, 1-7. doi: 10.1080/13607863.2013.768211

Lou, V. W.Q., Chi, I., Kwan, C. W., & Leung, A. Y. M. (2013). Trajectories of social engagement and depressive symptoms among long-term care facility residents in Hong Kong. Age and Ageing, 42(2), 215-222. doi: 10.1093/ageing/afs159

Lou, V. W. Q., Lu, N., Xu, L., & Chi, I. (2013). Grandparent-grandchild family capital and self-rated health of older rural Chinese adults: the role of the grandparent-parent relationship. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci, 68(4), 599-608. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbt040

Zhong, X. B., & Lou, V. W. Q. (2013). Person-centered care in Chinese residential care facilities: a preliminary measure. Ageing & Mental Health, 1-7. doi: 10.1080/13607863.2013.790925

Lum, T. Y. S. (2013). Advancing research on productive ageing activities in greater Chinese societies. Ageing International, 38(2), 171-178. doi: 10.1007/s12126-012-9171-2

Lum, T. Y. S., Parashuram, S., Shippee, T. P., Wysocki, A., Shippee, N. D., Homyak, P., & Kane, R. L. (2013). Diagnosed prevalence and health care expenditures of mental health disorders among dual eligible older people. The Gerontologist, 53(2), 334-344.

Cheng, S.T., Lum, T. Y. S., Lam, L. C., & Fung, H. H. (2013). Hong Kong: Embracing a fast ageing society with limited welfare. The Gerontologist. doi:10.1093/geront/gnt017

Danso, K., & Lum, T. Y. S. (2013). Intergroup relations and predictors of immigrant wxperience. Journal of Ethnic And Cultural Diversity in Social Work, 22(1), 60-75. doi: 10.1080/15313204.2013.756733

Kane, R. L., Lum, T. Y. S., Kane, R. A., Homyak, P., Parashuram, S., & Wysocki, A. (2013). Does home-and community-based care affect nursing home use? Journal of Ageing & Social Policy, 25(2), 146-160. doi: 10.1080/08959420.2013.766069

Wang, X., & Lum, T. Y. S. (2013). Role of the professional helper in disaster intervention: Examples from the Wenchuan earthquake in China. Journal of social work in disability & rehabilitation, 12(1-2), 116-129. doi:10.1080/1536710X.2013.784600

Simmelink, J., Lightfoot, E., Dube, A., Blevins, J., & Lum, T. Y. S. (2013). Understanding the health beliefs and practices of East African refugees. American Journal of Health Behavior, 37(2), 155-161.

Morrow-Howell, N., & Mui, A. C. (2013). Productive engagement of older adults: International research, practice, and policy introduction. Ageing International, 1-3.


Book chapters

S. Horiuchi, N. Ouellette, S.L.K. Cheung and J.-M. Robine. (2013). Modal age at death: Lifespan indicator in the era of longevity extension. Vienna Yearbook of Population Research (Vol. 11), pp. 37–69


Conference papers

Horiuchi S., Ouellette N., Cheung S. L. K. & Robine J.M. (2013). Modal Age at Adult Death: Lifespan Indicator in the Era of Longevity Extension. IUSSP. Busan Korea.

Lou, V., Chan, C. L., Fok, S., Tsui, A., & Dai, A. (2013). Enhancing spiritual well-being among Chinese older adults: A self-help empowering approach. 10th World Congress on Long Term Care in Chinese Communities, Macau SAR, China.

Lou, V., Tang, J., Wong, S., Lam, S., Tsui, A., & Dai, A. (2013). End-of-Life Care in Care and Attention Homes: A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis. 10th World Congress on Long Term Care in Chinese Communities, Macau SAR, China.

Lu, N., Lou, V., & Lum, T. (2013). Inter-regional and intra-regional disparities in the health of Chinese older population.66th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America (GSA), New Orleans, Louisiana.

Lum, T., Wang, J., Yan, E., Lau, M., & Tong, T. (2013). A new short measure of filial piety. 66th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America (GSA), New Orleans, Louisiana.

Lum, T., Lou, V., Tong, T., & Chen, Y. (2013). Community support and Aging-in-place preference of low income elderly people. 66th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America (GSA), New Orleans, Louisiana.

Lum, T. (2013). Research on Ageing with Down Syndrome and Community Care. Annual General Meeting 2013 of The Hong Kong Down Syndrome Association, Hong Kong. [Keynote speaker]

Lum, T. (2013). Population ageing and long term care policy in Hong Kong. Tulane University, USA.

Lum, T. (2013). Tracking social issues arising from funding healthcare in an ageing society. Swiss Re Health Symposia 2013. Hong Kong.

Shum, Y.W., Ng, P., Lou, V.W., Chan, O., Ho, J.C., Hung, A., Cheung, M., Leung, Wong E.K.S., Chow, P. and Wong, J. (2013). A community study on burden and depressive symptoms among carers of demented relatives. Hong Kong Geriatrics Society Annual Scientific Meeting, Hong Kong, China.

Wang, J. & Lum, T. (2013). Social and family supports for elders with dementia and their caregivers in urban China.66th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America (GSA), New Orleans, Louisiana.

Wong, G. H. (2013). Efficacy of non-pharmacological interventions for dementia: defining the “dose” and mechanisms of action. 16th Asia Pacific Regional Conference of Alzheimer’s Disease International, Hong Kong.

Lum, T. Y. S. (January, 2013). 護老者服務 - 從理論到實踐, 救世軍護老者協會十周年活動, 香港 [Invited speaker]

Lum, T. Y. S. (May, 2013). Social workers in elder care services, Shanghai Forum 2013, Shanghai, China. [Invited speaker]

Lum, T. Y. S., Chui, E. W. T., Lou, V. W. Q. and Lau, M. M. Y. (June 2013). Rebalancing long term care in Hong Kong, 20th IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Seoul, Korea.

Lum, T. Y. S., Lou, V. W. Q., Tong, T. L. W. and Lu, N. (June 2013). Developing an ageing in place model for low income households,20th IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Seoul, Korea.