Douglas Ewbank's Publications

Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Measuring selection in human populations using the growth rate per generation." Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences 371 (2016). PMCID: PMC4822428 Abstract
Ewbank, Douglas C., and Steven E. Arnold. "Cool with Plaques and Tangles." New England Journal of Medicine 360 (2009): 2357-2359.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Differences in the Association Between Apolipoprotein-E Genotype and Mortality Across Populations." Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences 62A (2007): 899-907. Abstract
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Biomarkers in social science research on health and aging: A review of theory and practice." In Biosocial Surveys, edited by James W. Vaupel, Maxine Weinstein and Kenneth W. Wachter, 156-172. Washington, DC: National Academies Press, 2007.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Mortality Among the Least Frail: Lessons from Research on the APOE Gene." In Human Longevity, Individual Life Duration, and the Growth of the Oldest-Old Population, edited by Jean-Marie Robine, Eileen M. Crimmins, Shiro Horiuchi and Zeng Yi, 251-265. Vol. 4. International studies in population 4. Dordrecht: Springer, 2006.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "From Alzheimer’s disease to a demography of chronic disease: The development of demographic synthesis for fitting multistate models." In Aging, Health, and Public Policy: Demographic and Economic Perspectives, edited by Linda J. Waite, 63-85. Population and Development Review., 2005.
Palloni, Alberto, and Douglas C. Ewbank. "Selection processes in the study of racial and ethnic differentials in adult health and mortality." In Critical Perspectives on Racial and Ethnic Differences in Health in Late Life, edited by Norman B. Anderson, Rodolfo A. Bulatao and Barney Cohen, 171-226. Washington, DC: The National Academy Press, 2004.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "The APOE Gene and Differences in Life Expectancy in Europe." Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences 59 (2004): B16-20. Abstract
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Demography in the Age of Genomics: a First Look at the Prospects." In Cells and Surveys, edited by Caleb E. Finch, James W. Vaupel and Kevin Kinsella, 64-109. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 2001.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Studying rates of change in cognitive measures." In Neurodegenerative dementias: clinical features and pathological mechanisms, edited by Christopher M. Clark and John Q. Trojanowski, 389-394. New York, NY: McGraw Hill, 2000.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "The Genetic Make-Up of Population and Its Implications for Mortality by Cause of Death: Links Between Alzheimer's and Ischemic Heart Disease." In Health and Mortality Issues of Global Concern: proceedings of the Symposium on Health and Mortality, Brussels, 19-22 November 1997, edited by Joseph Chamie and Robert L. Cliquet, 344-356. New York, NY: United Nations, 1999.
Gutman, M. P., and Douglas C. Ewbank. "The 1910 Black and Hispanic Oversamples." Historical Methods 32 (1999): 156-158.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Effects of age and ethnicity on the link between APOE epsilon4 and Alzheimer disease." Journal of the American Medical Association 279 (1998): 581-582.
Clark, Christopher M., Douglas C. Ewbank, Virginia M. - Y. Lee, and John Q. Trojanowski. "Molecular Pathology of Alzheimer's Disease: Neuronal Cytoskeletal Abnormalities." In The Dementias, edited by John J. Growdon and Martin H. Rossor, 285-304. Blue Books of Practical Neurology. Newtown, MA: Butterworth Heinemann, 1998.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Evaluating Large Scale Health Interventions: Methological Issues." In Evaluation of the Impact of Health Interventions, edited by Hoda Rashad, Ronald Gray and Ties J. Boerma, 227-296. Liege, Belgium: Derouaux Ordina Editions, 1995.
Preston, Samuel H., Douglas C. Ewbank, and Mark Hereward. "Child Mortality Differences by Ethnicity and Race in the United States: 1900-1910." In After Ellis Island: Newcomers and Natives in the 1910 Census, edited by Susan C. Watkins, 35-82. New York, NY: Russell Sage Foundation, 1994.
Morgan, Philip S., Susan C. Watkins, and Douglas C. Ewbank. "Generating Americans: Ethnic Differences in Fertility." In After Ellis Island: Newcomers and Natives in the 1910 Census, edited by Susan C. Watkins, 83-124. New York, NY: Russell Sage Foundation, 1994.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Coarse and Refined Methods for Studying the Fertility Transition in Historical Populations." In Old and New Methods in Historical Demography, edited by David S. Reher and Roger Schofield, 345-360. International Studies in Demography. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1993.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "The marital fertility of American whites before 1920." Historical Methods 24 (1991): 141-170. Abstract
Ewbank, Douglas C., and S. Zimicki. "The Interim is over: implications of differences in the cause-structure of mortality for the design of health interventions." In Johns Hopkins University Child Survival programs: Issues for the 1990s, 141-156. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University, 1990.
Ewbank, Douglas C., and Samuel H. Preston. "Personal Health Behaviour and the Decline in Infant and Child Mortality in the United States, 1900-1930." In What We Know About Health Transition: The Cultural, Social and Behavioural Determinants of Health, edited by John C. Caldwell, Sally Findley, Pat Caldwell, Gigi Santow, Wendy Cosford, Jennifer Braid and Daphne Broers-Freeman, 116-149. Canberra, Australia: Health Transition Centre, Australian National University, 1990.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Evaluation of Model Life Tables for East Africa." In Measurement and Analysis of Mortality: New Approaches, edited by Jacques Vallin, Stan D'Souza and Alberto Palloni, 178-193. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1990.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Evaluation of Short Term Demographic Impact of Health Programmes." In African Population Conference, 7.1.1-15. Vol. 3. Dakar, Senegal, 1988.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Health in Africa." In The State of African Demography, edited by Etienne van de Walle, Patrick O. Ohadiki and Mpembele D. Sala-Dakanda, 85-102. Liege, Belgium: International Union for the Scientific Study of Population, 1988.
Mode, Charles J., Gary T. Pickens, and Douglas C. Ewbank. "Demographic heterogeneity and uncertainty in population projections." Mathematical Medicine and Biology: A Journal of the IMA 4 (1987): 223-236. Abstract
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "A Re-Evaluation of Levels and Trends of Mortality in East Africa." Population Bulletin of the United Nations 18 (1986): 41-48.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Population and Public Health." In Maxey-Rosenau Preventive Medicine and Public Health, 12th Edition, edited by John M. Last, 75-99. 12th ed. Norwalk, CT: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1986.
Ewbank, Douglas C., Roushdi A. Henin, and John Kekovole. "An Integration of Demographic and Epidemiologic Research on Mortality in Kenya." In Determinants of Mortality Change and Differentials in Developing Countries: the Five-Country Case Study Project, 33-85. Population Studies. New York, NY: United Nations, 1986.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Age Overstatement." In Demographic Dictionary. Oxford: Blackwell, 1985.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. ""Morbidity" and "Mortality"." In The Social Science Encyclopedia, edited by A. Kuper and J. Kuper, 541-542. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1985.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Age Heaping." In Demographic Dictionary. Oxford: Blackwell, 1985.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Reference Period Errors." In Demographic Dictionary. Oxford: Blackwell, 1985.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Coverage." In Demographic Dictionary. Oxford: Blackwell, 1985.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Age Errors." In Demographic Dictionary. Oxford: Blackwell, 1985.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Recall Error." In Demographic Dictionary. Oxford: Blackwell, 1985.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Age Shifting." In Demographic Dictionary. Oxford: Blackwell, 1985.
Ewbank, Douglas C., and Ira Rosenwaike. "International Comparisons." In The Extreme Aged in America: A Portrait of an Expanding Population (Contributions to the Study of Aging), edited by Ira Rosenwaike, 165-183. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1985.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Overcount." In Demographic Dictionary. Oxford: Blackwell, 1985.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Age Ratios." In Demographic Dictionary. Oxford: Blackwell, 1985.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Undercount." In Demographic Dictionary. Oxford: Blackwell, 1985.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Myer's Blended Index." In Demographic Dictionary. Oxford: Blackwell, 1985.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Uses of Mortality Data for Evaluating the Success of Specific Health and Development." In Data Bases for Mortality Measurement, 18-30. Vol. 84. Population Studies 84. New York: United Nations, 1984.
Stoto, Michael A., Jose C. Gomez de Leon, and Douglas C. Ewbank. "Plotting Paper for Brass Life Table Analysis." Census Forum for Asia and the Pacific 9 (1982): 5-10.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "The Recording of Age in LDCs." In Proceedings of the IUSSP International Population Conference, Manila, 1981, 351-354. Vol. 4., 1981.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. Age Misreporting and Age-Selective Underenumeration: Sources, Patterns, and Consequences for Demographic Analysis. Committee on Population and Demography Report. Washington, D.C.: National Research Council, 1981.
Ewbank, Douglas C., and J. Wray. "Population and Health." In Maxcy-Rosenau Preventive Medicine and Public Health, edited by John M. Last, 1504-1548. 11th ed. New York, NY: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1980.
Henin, Roushdi A., Douglas C. Ewbank, and E. Sekatawa. "Mortality Estimation." In The Demography of Tanzania, edited by Roushdi A. Henin, 180-198. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: Bureau of Statistics, Ministry of Finance and Planning and the Demographic Units, Bureau of Resource Assessment and Land Use Planning, University of Dar es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania, 1977.
Henin, Roushdi A., Douglas C. Ewbank, and N. Oyo. "Fertility Trends: Analysis of Fertility Histories." In The Demography of Tanzania, edited by Roushdi A. Henin, 94-109. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: Bureau of Statistics, Ministry of Finance and Planning and the Demographic Units, Bureau of Resource Assessment and Land Use Planning, University of Dar es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania, 1977.
Henin, Roushdi A., Douglas C. Ewbank, and H. Hogan. "Population Projections." In The Demography of Tanzania, edited by Roushdi A. Henin, 226-239. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: Bureau of Statistics, Ministry of Finance and Planning and the Demographic Units, Bureau of Resource Assessment and Land Use Planning, University of Dar es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania, 1977.
Ewbank, Douglas C., and H. Hogan. "Distribution by Age and Sex." In The Demography of Tanzania, edited by Roushdi A. Henin, 27-38. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: Bureau of Statistics, Ministry of Finance and Planning and the Demographic Units, Bureau of Resource Assessment and Land Use Planning, University of Dar es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania, 1977.
Ewbank, Douglas C.. "Fertility Estimation." In The Demography of Tanzania, edited by Roushdi A. Henin, 70-93. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: Bureau of Statistics, Ministry of Finance and Planning and the Demographic Units, Bureau of Resource Assessment and Land Use Planning, University of Dar es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania, 1977.