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Christopher L. Seplaki, Ph.D.


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Journal Articles

Martin, H.; van Wijngaarden, E.; Seplaki, C.; Stringer, J.; Williams, GC.; Dozier, AM. "Breastfeeding Motivation Predicts Infant Feeding Intention and Outcomes: Evaluation of a Novel Adaptation of the Treatment Self-Regulation Questionnaire" . Forthcoming in the Journal of Human Lactation. 2021; .

Li, R†.; Dworkin, RH.; Chapman, BP.; Becerra, AZ.; Yang, L.; Mooney, CJ.; Seplaki, CL. "Moderate to Severe Chronic Pain in Later Life: Risk and Resilience Factors for Recovery." Forthcoming in The Journal of Pain. 2021; .

Bandeen-Roche K, Gross AL, Varadhan R, Buta B, Carlson MC, Huisingh-Scheetz M, McAdams-DeMarco M, Piggott DA, Brown TT, Hasan RK, Kalyani RR, Seplaki CL, Walston JD, Xue QL. "Principles and Issues for Physical Frailty Measurement and its Clinical Application." The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences.. 2019 Jul 9; Epub 2019 Jul 09.

Simning A, Caprio TV, Seplaki CL, Conwell Y. "Rehabilitation Providers' Prediction of the Likely Success of the SNF-to-Home Transition Differs by Discipline." Journal of the American Medical Directors Association.. 2019 Jan 7; Epub 2019 Jan 07.

Simning A., C.L. Seplaki. "Association of the cumulative burden of late-life anxiety and depressive symptoms with functional impairment" . International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2019; .

Simning, A.; Caprio, TV.; Infurna, FJ.; Seplaki, C. "Principles and Issues for Physical Frailty Measurement and its Clinical Application." Aging Mental Health. 2019; .

Samuel, LJ.; Szanton, SL.; Seplaki, C.; Cudjoe, TKM.; Thorpe Jr., RJ.; Agree, EM. "Longitudinal and reciprocal associations between financial strain, home characteristics and mobility in the National Health and Aging Trends Study." BMC Geriatric. 2019; .

Simning A, Caprio TV, Seplaki CL, Temkin-Greener H, Szanton SL, Conwell Y. "Patient-Reported Outcomes in Functioning Following Nursing Home or Inpatient Rehabilitation." Journal of the American Medical Directors Association.. 2018 Oct; 19(10):864-870. Epub 2018 Jul 25.

Mooney CJ, Elliot AJ, Douthit KZ, Marquis A, Seplaki CL. "Perceived Control Mediates Effects of Socioeconomic Status and Chronic Stress on Physical Frailty: Findings From the Health and Retirement Study." The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences.. 2018 Sep 20; 73(7):1175-1184.

Golub N, Seplaki C, Stockman D, Thevenet-Morrison K, Fernandez D, Fisher S. "Impact of Length of Residence in the United States on Risk of Diabetes and Hypertension in Resettled Refugees." Journal of immigrant and minority health. 2018 Apr; 20(2):296-306.

Simning A, Seplaki CL, Conwell Y. "The association of a heart attack or stroke with depressive symptoms stratified by the presence of a close social contact: findings from the National Health and Aging Trends Study Cohort." International journal of geriatric psychiatry.. 2018 Jan; 33(1):96-103. Epub 2017 Feb 21.

Evans KA, Stewart PA, Cook SR, Seplaki CL, Rich DQ, Fernandez ID. "The Relative Costs of High- vs. Low-Energy-Density Foods and More vs. Less Healthful Beverages Consumed by Children." Journal of hunger & environmental nutrition.. 2018 13(2):240-254. Epub 2018 Jan 02.

Engelman M, Seplaki CL, Varadhan R. "A Quiescent Phase in Human Mortality? Exploring the Ages of Least Vulnerability." Demography.. 2017 Jun; 54(3):1097-1118.

McKee KS, Seplaki C, Fisher S, Groth SW, Fernandez ID. "Cumulative Physiologic Dysfunction and Pregnancy: Characterization and Association with Birth Outcomes." Maternal and child health journal.. 2017 Jan; 21(1):147-155.

Szanton SL, Roberts L, Leff B, Walker JL, Seplaki CL, Soones T, Thorpe RJ, Ornstein KA. "Home but still engaged: participation in social activities among the homebound." Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation.. 2016 Aug; 25(8):1913-20. Epub 2016 Feb 17.

Simning A, Seplaki CL, Conwell Y. "The association of an inability to form and maintain close relationships due to a medical condition with anxiety and depressive disorders." Journal of affective disorders.. 2016 Mar 15; 193:130-6. Epub 2016 Jan 06.

Jones CM, Cushman JT, Lerner EB, Fisher SG, Seplaki CL, Veazie PJ, Wasserman EB, Dozier A, Shah MN. "Prehospital Trauma Triage Decision-making: A Model of What Happens between the 9-1-1 Call and the Hospital." Prehospital emergency care.. 2016 20(1):6-14. Epub 2015 May 27.

Bandeen-Roche K, Seplaki CL, Huang J, Buta B, Kalyani RR, Varadhan R, Xue QL, Walston JD, Kasper JD. "Frailty in Older Adults: A Nationally Representative Profile in the United States." The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences.. 2015 Nov; 70(11):1427-34. Epub 2015 Aug 21.

Wolf DA; VA Freedman; JI Ondrich; CL Seplaki; BC Spillman. "Reply. Journals of Gerontology B: Social Sciences. [Epub ahead of print] April 1, 2015. PMCID Pending. Wolf, DA; VA Freedom; JL Ondrich; CL Seplaki; BC Spillman. "Disability Trajectories At The End Of Life: A Countdown Model." Journals of Gerontology B: Social Sciences. 2015; : [Epub ahead of print] PMCID Pending." Journals of Gerontology B: Social Sciences. 2015; .

Szanton SL, Walker RK, Roberts L, Thorpe RJ, Wolff J, Agree E, Roth DL, Gitlin LN, Seplaki C. "Older adults' favorite activities are resoundingly active: findings from the NHATS study." Geriatric nursing.. 2015 36(2):131-5. Epub 2015 Jan 23.

Seplaki CL, Agree EM, Weiss CO, Szanton SL, Bandeen-Roche K, Fried LP. "Assistive devices in context: cross-sectional association between challenges in the home environment and use of assistive devices for mobility." The Gerontologist.. 2014 Aug; 54(4):651-60. Epub 2013 Apr 24.

Treviño LA†, L Baker, S McIntosh, K Mustian, CL Seplaki, JJ Guido, & DJ Ossip. ""Physical Activity as a Coping Strategy for Smoking Cessation in Mid-Life and Older Adults."". Addictive Behaviors. 2014; : May 2014; 39(5):885-8. Epub 2014 Feb 4. PMCID: PMC3999960.

Kobrosly RW; E van Wijngaarden; CL Seplaki; DA Cory-Slechta; J Moynihan. ""Depressive Symptoms are Associated with Allostatic Load among Community-Dwelling Older Adults."". Physiology & Behavior. 2014; : January 2014; 123: 223-30. PMCID: PMC3934832.

Mittal, M, JK Stockman, CL Seplaki, K Thevenet-Morrison, J Guido, MPCarey. "HIV risk among women from domestic violence agencies: Prevalence and correlates" . Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care. 2013; : 322-30.

Kobrosly RW, Seplaki CL, Cory-Slechta DA, Moynihan J, van Wijngaarden E. "Multisystem physiological dysfunction is associated with depressive symptoms in a population-based sample of older adults." International journal of geriatric psychiatry.. 2013 Jul; 28(7):718-27. Epub 2012 Sep 07.

Cohen AA, Milot E, Yong J, Seplaki CL, Fülöp T, Bandeen-Roche K, Fried LP. "A novel statistical approach shows evidence for multi-system physiological dysregulation during aging." Mechanisms of ageing and development.. 2013 Mar; 134(3-4):110-7. Epub 2013 Jan 31.

Varma VR; Tan EJ; Wang T; Xue Q; Fried LP; King AC; Seplaki CL; Seeman TE; Rebok GW; Carlson MC. ""Low-intensity walking activity is associated with better health."". Journal of Applied Gerontology. 2013; : [Epub ahead of print] Dec 11, 2013. PMCID:.

Xue QL, Bandeen-Roche K, Mielenz TJ, Seplaki CL, Szanton SL, Thorpe RJ, Kalyani RR, Chaves PH, Dam TT, Ornstein K, RoyChoudhury A, Varadhan R, Yao W, Fried LP. "Patterns of 12-year change in physical activity levels in community-dwelling older women: can modest levels of physical activity help older women live longer?" American journal of epidemiology.. 2012 Sep 15; 176(6):534-43. Epub 2012 Aug 30.

Kobrosly RW, Seplaki CL, Jones CM, van Wijngaarden E. "Physiologic dysfunction scores and cognitive function test performance in U.S. adults." Psychosomatic medicine.. 2012 Jan; 74(1):81-8. Epub 2011 Dec 07.

Weiss CO, Wolff JL, Egleston B, Seplaki CL, Fried LP. "Incident preclinical mobility disability (PCMD) increases future risk of new difficulty walking and reduction in walking activity." Archives of gerontology and geriatrics.. 2012 54(3):e329-33. Epub 2011 Sep 23.

Szanton SL, Thorpe RJ, Boyd C, Tanner EK, Leff B, Agree E, Xue QL, Allen JK, Seplaki CL, Weiss CO, Guralnik JM, Gitlin LN. "Community aging in place, advancing better living for elders: a bio-behavioral-environmental intervention to improve function and health-related quality of life in disabled older adults." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.. 2011 Dec; 59(12):2314-20. Epub 2011 Oct 21.

Agbedia OO, Varma VR, Seplaki CL, Seeman TE, Fried LP, Li L, Harris GC, Rebok GW, Xue QL, Tan EJ, Tanner E, Parisi JM, McGill S, Carlson MC. "Blunted diurnal decline of cortisol among older adults with low socioeconomic status." Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences.. 2011 Aug; 1231:56-64.

Chapman BP, van Wingaarden E, Seplaki CL, Talbot N, Duberstein P, Moynihan J. "Openness and conscientiousness predict 34-week patterns of Interleukin-6 in older persons." Brain, behavior, and immunity.. 2011 May; 25(4):667-73. Epub 2011 Jan 15.

Szanton SL, Seplaki CL, Thorpe RJ, Allen JK, Fried LP. "Socioeconomic status is associated with frailty: the Women's Health and Aging Studies." Journal of epidemiology and community health.. 2010 Jan; 64(1):63-7.

Szanton SL, Allen JK, Seplaki CL, Bandeen-Roche K, Fried LP. "Allostatic load and frailty in the women's health and aging studies." Biological research for nursing.. 2009 Jan; 10(3):248-56. Epub 2008 Sep 30.

Varadhan R, Seplaki CL, Xue QL, Bandeen-Roche K, Fried LP. "Stimulus-response paradigm for characterizing the loss of resilience in homeostatic regulation associated with frailty." Mechanisms of ageing and development.. 2008 Nov; 129(11):666-70. Epub 2008 Sep 30.

Weiss CO, Seplaki CL, Wolff JL, Kasper JD, Agree EM. "Self-selected walking speed was consistent when recorded while using a cane." Journal of clinical epidemiology.. 2008 Jun; 61(6):622-7. Epub 2008 Mar 10.

Smith MA, Seplaki C, Biagtan M, DuPreez A, Cleary J. "Characterizing hospice services in the United States." The Gerontologist.. 2008 Feb; 48(1):25-31.

Goldman N, Turra CM, Glei DA, Seplaki CL, Lin YH, Weinstein M. "Predicting mortality from clinical and nonclinical biomarkers." The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences.. 2006 Oct; 61(10):1070-4.

Seplaki CL, Goldman N, Weinstein M, Lin YH. "Before and after the 1999 Chi-Chi earthquake: traumatic events and depressive symptoms in an older population." Social science & medicine.. 2006 Jun; 62(12):3121-32. Epub 2006 Jan 19.

Seplaki CL, Goldman N, Weinstein M, Lin YH. "Measurement of cumulative physiological dysregulation in an older population." Demography.. 2006 Feb; 43(1):165-83.

Goldman N, Glei DA, Seplaki C, Liu IW, Weinstein M. "Perceived stress and physiological dysregulation in older adults." Stress : the international journal on the biology of stress.. 2005 Jun; 8(2):95-105.

Seplaki CL, Goldman N, Glei D, Weinstein M. "A comparative analysis of measurement approaches for physiological dysregulation in an older population." Experimental gerontology.. 2005 May; 40(5):438-49. Epub 2005 Apr 26.

Turra, C.M.; Goldman, N.; Seplaki, C.L.; Glei, D.A.; Lin, Y-H; Weinstein, M. "Determinants of Mortality at Older Ages: The Role of Biological Markers of Chronic Disease". Population and Development Review. 2005; 31(4): 677-701.

Seplaki CL, Goldman N, Weinstein M, Lin YH. "How are biomarkers related to physical and mental well-being?" The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences.. 2004 Mar; 59(3):201-17.

Palta, M.; Seplaki, C. "Causes, Problems, and Benefits of Different Between and Within Effects in the Analysis of Clustered Data". Health Services and Outcomes Research Methodology. 2002; 3(3-4): 177-193.

Kindig DA, Seplaki CL, Libby DL. "Death rate variation in US subpopulations." Bulletin of the World Health Organization.. 2002 80(1):9-15.

Jones CMC, Cushman JT, Lerner EB, Veazie PJ, Seplaki CL, Wasserman EB, Dozier A, Shah MN. ""Prehospital Trauma Triage Decision-Making: A Model of What Happens Between the 911 Call and the Hospital."". Forthcoming in Prehospital Emergency Care.

Kitttel, JA†.; Seplaki, CL.; van Wijngaarden, E.; Richman, J.; Magnuson, A.; Conwell, Y. "Mental Health Outcomes and Correlates in Cancer Patients Entering Survivorship". Psycho-Oncology.

Jensen-Battaglia, M†.; Agree, E.; Seplaki C. "The role of mobility devices in person-environment fit: Implications for household accessibility". Journal of Aging and Environment. .

Jensen-Battaglia, M.; Agree, E.; Seplaki, C. "Empirical review of the association between assistive devices and the environment.".

Anand, M.; Jensen-Battaglia, M.; Seplaki, C. "Assistive Device use and Frailty: Evidence from the NHATS". .

Seplaki, C.; Huang, J.; Bandeen-Roche, K. "Disparities in Frailty Dynamics in the U.S.: Findings from the National Health and Aging Trends Study (NHATS)." A Symposium Presentation, Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, November 16, 2018. Boston, MA.

Kottman†, RM.; Alexis, J.; McGrane-Minton, H.; Seplaki, C.; Daimee, U.; Rich, D.; Love, T.; Chen, L.; Vidula, H. "Pre-operative FEV1 is associated with increased hospital length of stay after LVAD implantation." Journal of Cardiac Failure. .

Wang†, W.; Peterson, DR.; McNitt, S.; Rich, DQ.; Seplaki, C.; Kutyifa, V.; Barsheshet, A.; Goldenberg, I.; Zareba, W. "Assessment of absolute risk of life-threatening cardiac events in long QT syndrome patients." Circulation. .

Dozier, AM,; Brownell, EA.; Thevenet-Morrison, K.; Yang, H.; Seplaki, C.; Lawrence, R. "A Missing Step: Assessing Breastfeeding Initiation at the Community Level". Submitted/rejected at Maternal & Child Nutrition, April 2018. Resubmission pending.

Wang, J.; Caprio, TV.; Seplaki, C.; Crean, HF.; Heffner, KL. "Preventing rehospitalization in older patients: The role of specific post-acute home health services." Accepted for Podium Presentation, 2018 State of the Science Congress on Nursing Research - Precision Health, Washington, DC, USA. Abstract also submitted to the Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, November 2018.

Jones, CM.; Shah, M.; Seplaki, C.; Lerner, EB.; Veazie, P.; Cushman, J.; Fisher, S. "Prehospital undertriage of injured older adults: a mixed methods analysis to explain disparities in field triage." Resubmission pending.

Wang, M†.; McNitt, S.; Peterson, D.; Rosero, S.; Polonsky, B.; Rich, DQ.; Seplaki, C.; Zareba, W. "Effectiveness of implantable cardioverter defibrillators in patients with Long QT Syndrome." Abstract submitted to the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2018. .

Do, M†.; Seplaki, C.; Abbassi, A.; Jones, C.; Wiegand, T. "Medical Toxicology beside consultation provides enhanced clearance compared to Poison Center based protocols in pediatric antidepressant ingestions". Poster presentation at the American College of Medical Toxicology (ACMT) Annual Scientific Meeting, April 8, 2018, Washington, DC. Manuscript in preparation.

Kasper, JD.; Edwards, B.; Freedman, VA.; Seplaki, C.; Weiss, C.; Carlson, M.; Bruce, T.; Guralnik, JM.; Plassman, BL.; Wallace, R.; Varma, V.; Niefeld, M. "Advances in Survey Assessment of Disability in Older Adults: Measuring Physical and Cognitive Capacity in the National Health and Aging Trends Study (NHATS)." National Center for Health Statistics. (In Press). 10th Conference on Health Survey Research Methods. Hayattsville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Reversing the impact of SES disparities over the life course on cognitive and brain aging
Book Title: The Biological Consequences of Socioeconomic Inequalities
Author List: Carlson MC, CL Seplaki, TE Seeman
Edited By: B. Wolfe, W. Evans & T. E. Seeman
Published By: Russell Sage Foundation2012 in New York

Chapter Title: Frailty and Robustness
Book Title: Encyclopedia of the Life Course and Human Development
Author List: Seplaki, CL; Szanton, SL
Edited By: Deborah Carr
Published By: Macmillan Reference USA2009 in Detroit

Chapter Title: Variation in Living Environments Among Community-Dwelling Elders
Book Title: Office of Population Research Working Paper Series
Author List: Seplaki CL, MA Smith, BH Singer
Published By: Princeton2004 in Princeton University

Chapter Title: The Measurement and Dynamic Analysis of Elderly Living Environment Transitions and Outcomes
Book Title: University of Wisconsin-Madison, Ph.D. Thesis, Department of Population Health
Author List: Seplaki CL
Published By: University of Wisconsin-Madison, Ph.D. Thesis, Department2002

Chapter Title: Health Insurance: National Approaches
Book Title: Encyclopedia of Aging
Author List: Gould, E; et al
Edited By: Ekerdt, D; et al
Published By: Macmillan Reference2002 in New York