Publications in Aging Research by YU-CARE Steering Committee Members:


  • Fox, M.T, & Butler, J.I. Nurses’ Perspectives on How Operational Leaders Influence Function-Focused Care for Hospitalized Older People. Journal of Nursing Management. (2016). Nov;24(8):1119-1129. doi: 10.1111/jonm.12421.
  • Julia Brassolotto, Tamara Daly, Pat Armstrong, and Vishaya Naidoo, (Accepted). Moral Distress Amongst Privately Hired Companions in Ontario's Long-Term Care Facilities, Quality and Ageing and Older Adults.
  • Martin Chadoin, Karen Messing, Tamara Daly, Pat Armstrong, Nicole Vézina, Henriette Bilodeau, (2016) « Si ce n’est pas documenté, ça n’a pas été fait »: quand les indicateurs de gestion rendent invisible et bénévole le travail des femmes, PISTES, spécial issue on ergonomics and gender, TBD
  • Julia Brassolotto and Tamara Daly, (2016) Domesticating dialysis: A Feminist Political Economy Analysis of Informal Renal Care in Rural British Columbia, The Canadian Geographer / Le Géographie Canadien. DOI: 10.1111/cag.12319.
  • Donna Baines, Sara Charlesworth, and Tamara Daly, (Sept 2016) Underpaid, Unpaid, Unseen, Unheard and Unhappy? Care Work in the Context of Constraint, Journal of Industrial Relations Special Edition.
  • Tamara Daly and Pat Armstrong (2016) “Liminal and invisible long-term care: precarity in the face of austerity” Journal of Industrial Relations, special issue on Care Work, DOI: 10.1177/0022185616643496,
  • Tamara Daly, Jim Struthers, Beatrice Müller, Deane Taylor, Monika Goldmann, Malcolm Doupe and Fröde F. Jacobsen, (2016). “Prescriptive or interpretive regulation at the frontlines of care work in the “three worlds” of Canada, Germany and Norway, Labour / Le Travail, Spring, 77: pp 36-71.
  • Iffath Syed, Tamara Daly, Ruth Lowndes, Pat Armstrong, Martin Chadoin, Vishaya Naidoo (2016) How Do Work Hierarchies and Strict Divisions of Labour Impact Care Workers' Experiences of Health and Safety? Case Studies of Long Term Care in Toronto, Journal of Nursing Home Research Sciences, Vol. 2, pp.41-49
  • Julia Brassolotto and Tamara Daly, (2016) Scarcity discourses and their impacts on renal care policies, practices, and everyday experiences in rural British Columbia, Social Science and Medicine. Volume 152, March 2016, Pages 138–146


  • Baines, D., & Daly, T. (2015) “Resisting Regulatory Rigidities: Lessons from Front-Line Care Work”, Studies in Political Economy, 95, 137-160.
  • Banerjee, A., Armstrong, P., Daly, T., Armstrong, H., Szebehely, M., & Braedley, S. (2015) “Careworkers Don't Have a Voice:” Epistemological Violence in Residential Care for Older People,” Journal of Aging Studies 33, 28-36.
  • Daly, T. (2015) “Dancing the Two-Step: Deterrence-oriented Regulation = Ownership Consolidation in Ontario’s Long-term Care Sector,” Studies in Political Economy, 95, 29 - 58.
  • Daly, T., Armstrong, P., & Lowndes, R. (2015) “Liminality in Ontario’s Long-Term Care Homes: Paid Companions’ Care Work in the Space ‘Betwixt and Between’,” Competition & Change 19(3), 246-263. PMCID: PMC4516401.
  • Lowndes, R., Armstrong, P., & Daly, T. (2015) “The Meaning of ‘Dining’: The Social Organization of Food in Long-Term Care,” Food Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 4 (1), 19-34. PMCID: In Process.
  • Murtha, S., Francis, K., (2015) How the experiential narratives of patients with dementia inform our understanding of health care institutions. International Academy of Law and Mental Health 34th Annual Congress, Vienna, Austria [Presentation].


  • McLaughlin Paula M., Anderson, Nicole D. Rich, Jill B., Chertkow, Howard, Murtha, Susan J. E. (2014) Visual Selective Attention in Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment. The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 69 (6), 881-891.


  • Fox, M. (2013). Adapting the Acute Care for Elders (ACE) model to your hospital. Invited Guest Editorial, Geriatric Nursing, 34(4), 332-334.
  • Fox, M.T. (2013). The Acute Care for Elders (ACE) model: Nursing interventions for optimal outcomes. Perspectives, Journal of the Canadian Gerontological Nursing Association, 36(2), 16-17.
  • Fox, M., Persaud, M., Maimets, I., Brooks, D., O’Brien, K., & Tregunno, D. (2013).    Effectiveness of early discharge planning for older adults acutely admitted to hospital: A systematic review, BMC Geriatrics, 13:70, doi:10.1186/1471-2318-13-70.
  • Fox, M.T., Sidani, S., Persaud, M., Maimets, I., Tregunno, D., & Brooks, D., O’Brien, K. (2013). Acute Care for Elders (ACE) Components of Acute Geriatric Unit Care: Systematic Descriptive Review. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 61(6), 939 - 946. Published in early view 20may2013
  • Meisner, B., Weir, P., & Baker, J. (2013). The relationship between aging expectations and various modes of physical activity among aging adults. Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 14, 569-576.
  • Meisner, B. & Baker, J. (2013). An exploratory analysis of aging expectations and health care behavior among aging adults. Psychology and Aging, 28, 99-104.
  • Spreng, R.N. & Turner, G.R. (2013). Structural covariance of the default network in healthy and pathological aging. Journal of Neuroscience, 33(38). 15226-15234.
  • Tamara Daly (2013) “Imagining an Ethos of Care in Policies, Practices and Philosophy”, in Troubling Care. Eds. Pat Armstrong and Susan Braedley, Canadian Scholars Press, pp. 33-46.


  • Armstrong, P., Armstrong, H., & Daly, T. (2012) “The Thin Blue Line: Long Term Care as an Indicator of Equity in Welfare States,” Canadian Woman Studies. Eds. Michaud, J., Braedley, S., and Vosko, L, 29 (3), 49-60.
  • Banerjee, A., Daly, T., Armstrong, P., Szebehely, M., Armstrong, H., & LaFrance, S. (2012) “Structural Violence in Long-Term Residential Care for Older People: Comparing Canada and Scandinavia,” Social Science & Medicine, 74 (3), 390-398. PMCID: PMC4069106.
  • Fox, M., Persaud, M., Maimets, I., O’Brien, K. Brooks, D., Tregunno, D., & Schraa, E. (2012). Effectiveness of acute geriatric unit care using Acute Care for Elders (ACE) components: A systematic review and meta-analysis, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 60(12), 2237-2245. doi:
  • Turner, G.R. & Spreng, R.N. (2012). Executive control and neurocognitive aging: Dissociable patterns of brain activity for working memory and inhibition. Neurobiology of Aging. 33, 826.e1–826.e13.


  • Turner, G.R. & Spreng, R.N. (2011). Executive functions and neurocognitive aging: Dissociable patterns of brain activity. Neurobiology of Aging. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2011.06.005.


  • Baker, J., Horton, S., & Weir, P. (2010). The masters athlete: Understanding the role of sport and exercise in optimizing aging. Routledge/Taylor and Francis. (NO PDF FOR THIS BOOK).
  • Baker, J., Fraser-Thomas, J., Dionigi, R., & Horton, S.  (2010). Sport participation and positive development in older persons. European Review of Aging and Physical Activity, 7, 3-12.
  • Turner, G. R. and D’Esposito, M. (2010). Functional neuroimaging in aging. Clinical Neurology of Aging, 3rd Edition. Knoefel, J. and Albert, M.L. (Eds). Oxford University Press.