20 years of the Mexican Health and Aging Study

Rebeca Wong, Carmen García-Peña, Luis Miguel Gutiérrez-Robledo, Emma Aguila, Rafael Samper-Ternent

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The Mexican Health and Aging Study (MHAS) is a longitudinal study using a national sample of approximately 15,000 community-dwelling adults aged 50 years old and older in Mexico. Spanning over 20 years (2001-2021), six waves of data collection establish the MHAS as the leading data platform for the study of aging in Latin America.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)423-424
Number of pages2
JournalSalud publica de Mexico
Issue number5, sept-oct
StatePublished - Sep 15 2023

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health


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