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Clay, O.J., Wadley, V., Edwards, J., Roth, D.L., Roenker, D., & Ball, K. Cumulative Meta-Analysis of the Relationship between Useful Field of View and Driving Performance in Older Adults: Current and Future Implications. Journal of Optometry and Vision Science. (in press, 2005) (156kB)

Edwards, J., Vance, D., Wadley, V., Cissell, G., Roenker, D., & Ball, K. Reliability and Validity of Useful Field of View Test Scores as Administered by Personal Computer. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology. 27:529�543, 2005. (102kB)

Ball, K., Vance, D., Edwards, J., & Wadley, V. Aging and the Brain. Principles and Practice of Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychology. 2004. pp 795-809. (489kB)

Ball, K., Wadley, V., Vance, D., & Edwards, J. Cognitive Skills: Training, Maintenance, and Daily Usage. Encyclopedia of Applied Psychology. 2004. pp 387-392. (90kB)

Roth, D.L., Goode, K.T., Clay, O.J, & Ball, K. (in press). Association of physical activity and visual attention in older adults. Journal of Aging and Health. (164kB)

Roenker, D., Cissell, G., Ball, K., Wadley, V., & Edwards, J. (in press). Speed-of-Processing and Driving Simulator Training Result in Improved Driving Performance. Human Factors. (277kB)

Ball, K. (in press). Real world evaluation of visual function. In P.A. Sample, C.A. Girkin (Eds.), Opthalmology Clinics of North America. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders. (184kB)

Ball, K., Owsley, C. Driving Competence: It's not a Matter of Age. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2003, 51, 1499-1501. (49.8kB)

Ball, K., Wadley, V., & Roenker, D. Obstacles to implementing research outcomes in community settings. The Gerontologist, 2003, 43: 29-36. (248kB)

Ball, K., Berch, D.B., Helmers, K.F., Jobe, J.B., Leveck, M.D., Marsiske, M., Morris, J.N., Rebok, G.W., Smith, D.M., Tennstedt, S.L., Unverzagt, F.W., Willis, S.L. for The ACTIVE Study Group* (in press, 2002), Effects of cognitive training interventions with older adults: a randomized controlled trial. JAMA. *Authors listed alphabetically within site. (296kB)

Ball, K.K., Wadley, V.G., & Edwards, J.D. Advances in technology used to assess and retrain older drivers. Gerontechnology, 2002, 1: 251-261. (213kB)

Sims, R.V., Ball, K. The older adult driver. In (R.J. Ham, P.D. Sloane, G.A. Warshaw, Eds.) Primary Care Geriatrics: A Case-based Approach, 4th Edition. Mosby, Inc.: St. Louis, Mo., 2002, pp. 409-413. (364kB)

Edwards, J., Wadley, V.G., Myers, R.S., Roenker, D.L., Cissell, G., & Ball, K.K. Transfer of a speed of processing intervention to near and far cognitive functions. Gerontology, 2002, 48: 329-340. (215kB)

Owsley, C., Sloane, M., McGwin, G., & Ball, K. Timed Instrumental Activities of Daily Living Tasks: Relationship to cognitive function and everyday performance assessments in older adults. Gerontology, 2002, 48: 254-265. (311kB)

Jobe, J.B., Smith, D.M., Ball, K., Tennstedt, S.L., Marsiske, M., Willis, S.L., Rebok, G.W., Morris, J.N., Helmers, K.F., Leveck, M.D., Kleinman, K. ACTIVE: A Cognitive Intervention Trial to Promote Independence in Older Adults. Controlled Clinical Trials, 2001, 22, 453-479. (300kB)

Owsley, C., McGwin, G., Sloane, M.E., Stalvey, B.T., Wells, J. Timed Instrumental Activities of Daily Living Tasks: Relationship to Visual Function in Older Adults. Optometry and Vision Science. 2001, Vol. 78, No. 5, 350-359. (244kB)

Sims, R.V., McGwin, G. Jr., Allman, R.M., Ball, K., Owsley, C. An exploratory study of incident vehicle crashes among older drivers. Journal of Gerontology: Medical Sciences, 2000, 55A: M22-M27. (189kB)

Ball, K, Owsley, C. Increasing mobility and reducing accidents of older drivers. In K.W. Schaie, M. Pietrucha (Eds.) Mobility and Transportation in the Elderly. 2000, New York: Springer, pp. 213-250. (496kB)

Myers, R.S., Ball, K.K., Kalina, T.D., Roth, D.L. & Goode, K.T. Relation of useful field of view and other screening tests to on-road driving performance. Perceptual Motor Skills, 2000, 91(1): 279-90. (153kB)

Rizzo, M., Anderson, S., Dawson, J., Myers, R., & Ball, K. Visual attention impairments in Alzheimer�s disease. Neurology, 2000, 54: 1954-1959. (221kB)

Stalvey, B., Owsley, C., Sloane, M.E., Ball, K. The Life Space Questionnaire: A measure of the extent of mobility of older adults. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 1999, 18: 479-498. (275kB)

McGwin, G., Owsley, C., & Ball, K. Identifying crash involvement among older drivers: Agreement between self-report and state-records. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 1998, 30, 781-791. (170kB)

Owsley, C., McGwin., G., & Ball, K. Vision impairment, eye disease, and injurious motor vehicle crashes in the elderly. Ophthalmic Epidemiology, 1998, 5, 101-113. (164kB)

Goode, , K.T., Ball, K.K., Sloane, M., Roenker, D.L., Roth, D.L., Myers, R.S., & Owsley, C. Useful field of view and other neurocognitive indicators of crash risk in older adults. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings, 1998, 5, 425- 440. (95.7kB)

Owsley, C., Ball, K., McGwin, G., Sloane, M.E., Roenker, D.L., White, M.F., & Overley, E.T. . Visual processing impairment and risk of motor vehicle crash among older adults. Journal of the American Medical Association, 279, 1998, 1083-1088. (421kB)

Sims, R.V., Owsley, C., Allman, R.M., Ball, K., & Smoot, T.M. A preliminary assessment of the medical and functional factors associated with vehicle crashes in older adults. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 1998, 46, 556-561. (87.5kB)

Ball, K., Owsley, C., Stalvey, B., Roenker, D.L., and Graves, M. Driving avoidance, functional impairment, and crash risk in older drivers. Accident Analysis & Prevention., 1998, 30, 313-322. (209kB)

Duchek, J.M., Hunt, L., Ball, K., Buckles, V., & Morris, J.C. Attention and Driving Performance in Alzheimer's Disease. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 1998, 53B, P130-141. (343kB)

Ball, K. Enhancing Mobility in the Elderly: Attentional Interventions for Driving. Assessment and Intervention Issues Across the Lifespan , 1997, Lawrence Erlbaum, Publishers, 267-292. (441kB)

Ball, K. Attentional Problems and Older Drivers. Alzheimer's Disease and Associated Disorders, 11, 1997, Suppl. 1, 42-47. (57kB)

Lundberg, C., Johansson, K., Ball, K., Bjerre, B., Blomquist, C., Braekhus, A., Brouwer, W.H., Bylsma, F.W., Carr, D.B., Englund, L., Friedland, R.P., Hakamies-Blomquist, L., Kelmetz, G., O'Neill, D., Odenheimer, G., Rizzo, M., Schelin, M., Seideman, M., Tallman, K., Viitanen, M., Waller, P.F., Winblad, B., Dementia and Driving: An Attempt at Consensus. Alzheimer Disease and Associated Disorders, 1997; 11(1) 28-37. (137kB)

Rizzo, M., Reinach, S., McGehee, D., Dawson, J. Simulated Car Crashes and Crash Predictors in Drivers with Alzheimers Disease. Arch Neurol. 1997, 54, 545-551. (383kB)

Duchek, J.M., Hunt, L., Ball, K., Buckles, V., & Morris, J.C. The role of selective attention in driving and dementia of the Alzheimer type. Alzheimer's Disease and Associated Disorders, 1997, 11, Suppl. 1, 48-56. (218kB)

Owsley, C., Ball, K., & Keeton, D.M. Relationship between visual sensitivity and target localization in older adults, Vision Research, 1995, 35, 579-587. (217kB)

Owsley, C. Vision and Driving in the Elderly. Optometry and Vision Science, 1994, Vol.71, No.12, 727-735. (290kB)

Ball, K., & Rebok, G. Evaluating the driving ability of older adults. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 1994, 13, 20-38. (240kB)

Ball, K., & Owsley, C. The Useful Field of View Test: A New Technique for Evaluating Age-Related Declines in Visual Function. Journal of the American Optometric Association , 1993, Vol. 64, 71-79. (265kB)

Ball, K., Owsley, C., Sloane, M.E., Roenker, D.L., & Bruni, J.R. Visual Attention Problems as a Predictor of Vehicle Crashes among Older Drivers. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 1993, 34, No. 11, 3110-3123. (324kB)

Ball, K., & Owsley, C. Assessing Visual Function in the Older Driver. W. B. Saunders: Clinics in Geriatric Medicine: Medical Considerations in the Older Driver, 1993, 9, 389-401. (261kB)

Ball, K., & Owsley, C. The useful field of view test: a new technique for evaluating age-related declines in visual function. J Am Optom Assoc 1992; 63:71-9. (266kB)

Owsley, C., Ball, K., Sloane, M., Roenker, D.L. & Bruni, J.R. Visual Perceptual/Cognitive Correlates of Vehicle Accidents in Older Drivers. Psychology and Aging, 1991, 6, 403-415. (653kB)

Ball, K., Roenker, D. & Bruni, J. Developmental changes in attention and visual search throughout adulthood. In Enns, J. (Ed.), The Development of Attention: Research and Theory. North Holland: Elsevier Science Publishers, 1990, 489-508. (413kB)

Ball, K., Owsley, C. & Beard, B. Clinical visual perimetry underestimates peripheral field problems in older adults. Clinical Vision Sciences, 1990, 5, 113-125. (226kB)

Ball, K., Beard, B., Roenker, D., Miller, R. & Griggs, D. Age and visual search: Expanding the Useful Field of View. Journal of the Optical Society A, 1988, 5(12), 2210-2219. (195kB)

Sekuler, R. & Ball, K. Visual localization: Age and Practice. Journal of the Optical Society A, 1986, 3, 864-867. (83.9kB)

Ball, K. & Sekuler, R. Improving visual perception in older observers. Journal of Gerontology, 1986, 41, 176-182. (127kB)







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