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2018

Cross-national health comparisons using the Rasch model: findings from the 2012 US Health and Retirement Study and the 2012 Mexican Health and Aging Study

Hong, I., Reistetter, T., Díaz-Venegas, C., Michaels-Obregon, A. & Wong, R., May 10 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Quality of Life Research. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2017

Projecting diabetes prevalence among Mexicans aged 50 years and older: The Future Elderly Model-Mexico (FEM-Mexico)

Gonzalez-Gonzalez, C., Tysinger, B., Goldman, D. P. & Wong, R., Oct 1 2017, In : BMJ open. 7, 10, e017330.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2015

Cross-National Differences in Disability Among Elders: Transitions in Disability in Mexico and the United States

Gerst-Emerson, K., Wong, R., Michaels-Obregon, A. & Palloni, A., Sep 1 2015, In : Journals of Gerontology - Series B Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 70, 5, p. 759-768 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Impacto de la salud: Análisis longitudinal del empleo en edad media y avanzada en México

Translated title of the contribution: Health impact: Longitudinal analysis of employment at middle and old age in MexicoGonzález-González, C. & Wong, R., 2015, In : Papeles de Poblacion. 20, 81, p. 89-120 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017
6 Scopus citations
2018
8 Scopus citations

Differences in the Progression of Disability: A U.S.-Mexico Comparison

Díaz-Venegas, C., Reistetter, T. A. & Wong, R., Jun 14 2018, In : Journals of Gerontology - Series B Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 73, 5, p. 913-922 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2013

Rural-Urban Differences in Health Services Utilization in the US-Mexico Border Region

Su, D., Pratt, W., Salinas, J., Wong, R. & Pagán, J. A., Mar 1 2013, In : Journal of Rural Health. 29, 2, p. 215-223 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2012

BMI and transitions to disability among older adults in Mexico and the United States

Gerst, K. N., Michaels-Obregon, A. A. & Wong, R. A., Jan 1 2012, Aging, Health, and Longevity in the Mexican-Origin Population. Springer US, p. 67-86 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Scopus citations
2013

Migrant Health Vulnarability through the Migration Process

Salgado, N., Riosmena, F., Gonzalez-Block, M. A. & Wong, R., 2013, Binational Study of Migration and Health.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2017

Cohort Profile: The Mexican Health and Aging Study (MHAS)

Wong, R., Michaels-Obregon, A. & Palloni, A., Apr 1 2017, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 46, 2, p. e2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations
2019

Racial/Ethnic and Nativity Differences in Cognitive Life Expectancies among Older Adults in the United States

Garcia, M. A., Downer, B., Chiu, C. T., Saenz, J. L., Rote, S. & Wong, R., Mar 14 2019, In : Gerontologist. 59, 2, p. 281-289 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2018

Indoor air pollution and cognitive function among older Mexican adults

Saenz, J. L., Wong, R. & Ailshire, J. A., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 72, 1, p. 21-26 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2017

Preventive services use among female survivors of adolescent and young adult cancer

Avila, J. C., Kuo, Y. F., Rodriguez, A. M., Wong, R. & Kaul, S., 2017, In : Journal of Cancer Survivorship. 11, p. 167-174 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2018
9 Scopus citations
2013

Childhood Poverty and Depressive Symptoms for Older Adults in Mexico: A Life-Course Analysis

Torres, J. M. & Wong, R., Sep 1 2013, In : Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology. 28, 3, p. 317-337 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2014

Sarcopenia according to the European Working Group on Sarcopenia in Older People (EWGSOP) versus dynapenia as a risk factor for mortality in the elderly

Alexandre, T. D. S., Duarte, Y. A. D. O., Santos, J. L. F., Wong, R. & Lebrão, M. L., 2014, In : The journal of nutrition, health & aging. 18, 8, p. 751-756 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2020

Impact of Diabetes and Disease Duration on Work Status Among U.S. Older Adults

Mutambudzi, M., Gonzalez Gonzalez, C. & Wong, R., Jun 1 2020, In : Journal of aging and health. 32, 5-6, p. 432-440 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2011

Envejecimiento y Protección Social

Wong, R., Mar 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2014

Sarcopenia according to the European working group on Sarcopenia in older people (EWGSOP) versus dynapenia as a risk factor for disability in the elderly

Da Silva Alexandre, T., De Oliveira Duarte, Y. A., Ferreira Santos, J. L., Wong, R. & Lebrão, M. L., May 2014, In : Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging. 18, 5, p. 547-553 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

63 Scopus citations
2012

Recent Returns from the United States : Health, wellbeing and vulnerability of older adults

Riosmena, F., González-González, C. & Wong, R., 2012, In : Coyuntura Demográfica. 23, p. 1019-1026

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

The effect of educational attainment on cognition of older adults: results from the Mexican Health and Aging Study 2001 and 2012

Díaz-Venegas, C., Samper Ternent, R., Michaels-Obregón, A. & Wong, R., Nov 1 2019, In : Aging & mental health. 23, 11, p. 1586-1594 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2017

Association between obesity and serum 25(OH)D concentrations in older Mexican adults

Rontoyanni, V. G., Avila, J. C., Kaul, S., Wong, R. & Veeranki, S. P., Feb 1 2017, In : Nutrients. 9, 2, 97.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2014
6 Scopus citations
2015

The progression of disability among older adults in Mexico

Díaz-Venegas, C., Reistetter, T., Wang, C. Y. & Wong, R., Dec 30 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Disability and Rehabilitation. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2014

Does the Hispanic Paradox in U.S. Adult Mortality Extend to Disability?

Hayward, M. D., Hummer, R. A., Chiu, C. T., González-González, C. & Wong, R., Jan 1 2014, In : Population Research and Policy Review. 33, 1, p. 81-96 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Scopus citations
2012

Coexistence of Obesity and Anemia in Older Mexican Adults

Samper-Ternent, R., Michaels-Obregon, A. & Wong, R., Mar 1 2012, In : Ageing International. 37, 1, p. 104-117 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2011

Biobehavioral aspects of health and aging among people of Mexican origin

Whitfield, K. E., Angel, J. L. & Wong, R., Oct 1 2011, In : Journal of aging and health. 23, 7, p. 1019-1026 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019
Open Access
1 Scopus citations
2018
4 Scopus citations
2017

Arthritis and Risk of Cognitive and Functional Impairment in Older Mexican Adults

Veeranki, S. P., Downer, B., Jupiter, D. & Wong, R., Apr 1 2017, In : Journal of Aging and Health. 29, 3, p. 454-473 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2018

Cognitive functioning of U.S. adults by race and Hispanic origin

Díaz-Venegas, C., Downer, B., Langa, K. M. & Wong, R., Sep 22 2018, Contextualizing Health and Aging in the Americas: Effects of Space, Time and Place. Springer International Publishing, p. 85-107 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations

Age of Migration Differentials in Life Expectancy with Cognitive Impairment: 20-Year Findings from the Hispanic-EPESE

Garcia, M. A., Saenz, J. L., Downer, B., Chiu, C. T., Rote, S. & Wong, R., Sep 14 2018, In : Gerontologist. 58, 5, p. 894-903 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2015

Transitions in activities of daily living in Mexico, 2001-2012

Díaz-Venegas, C., De La Vega, S. & Wong, R., 2015, In : Salud Publica de Mexico. 57, p. S54-S61

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2018

Cognition and Context: Rural–Urban Differences in Cognitive Aging Among Older Mexican Adults

Saenz, J. L., Downer, B., Garcia, M. A. & Wong, R., Jul 1 2018, In : Journal of Aging and Health. 30, 6, p. 965-986 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2014

Modeling old-age wealth with endogenous early-life outcomes: The case of Mexico

DeGraff, D. S. & Wong, R., Apr 2014, In : Journal of the Economics of Ageing. 3, p. 58-70 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2015

Family size and old-age wellbeing: effects of the fertility transition in Mexico

DÍAZ-VENEGAS, CARLOS., SÁENZ, JOSEPH. L. & Wong, R., Oct 29 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Ageing and Society.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2018

Efecto del Seguro Popular de Salud sobre los gastos catastróficos y empobrecedores en México, 2004-2012

Translated title of the contribution: The effect of Seguro Popular de Salud on catastrophic and impoverishing expenditures in Mexico, 2004-2012Knaul, F. M., Arreola-Ornelas, H., Wong, R., Lugo-Palacios, D. G. & Méndez-Carniado, O., Jan 1 2018, In : Salud Publica de Mexico. 60, 2, p. 130-140 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2012

Challenges for Evaluating Cognitive Deterioration in Population Studies

Wong, R., Nov 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

International Policies for Social Protection of Older Adults

Wong, R., Jul 15 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Migration Selection, Protection, and Acculturation in Health: A Binational Perspective on Older Adults

Riosmena, F., Wong, R. & Palloni, A., Jun 1 2013, In : Demography. 50, 3, p. 1039-1064 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

122 Scopus citations
2012

Older adults under a mixed regime of infectious and chronic diseases

Samper-Ternent, R., Michaels-Obregon, A., Wong, R. & Palloni, A., Jan 1 2012, In : Salud publica de Mexico. 54, 5, p. 487-495 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
11 Scopus citations
2015

Introduction

Robledo, L. M. G., Palloni, A., Rojo, M. M. T. & Wong, R., 2015, In : Salud publica de Mexico. 57, p. S2-S5

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Scopus citations

Progression of aging in Mexico: The Mexican health and aging study (MHAS) 2012

Wong, R., Michaels-Obregón, A., Palloni, A., Gutiérrez-Robledo, L. M., González-González, C., López-Ortega, M., Téllez-Rojo, M. M. & Mendoza-Alvarado, L. R., 2015, In : Salud Publica de Mexico. 57, p. S79-S89

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations
2019
2015

Normative and standardized data for cognitive measures in the Mexican health and aging study

Mejía-Arango, S., Wong, R. & Michaels-Obregón, A., 2015, In : Salud Publica de Mexico. 57, p. S90-S96

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations
2019

Having an Adult Child in the United States, Physical Functioning, and Unmet Needs for Care among Older Mexican Adults

Torres, J. M., Rudolph, K. E., Sofrygin, O., Wong, R., Walter, L. C. & Glymour, M. M., Jul 1 2019, In : Epidemiology. 30, 4, p. 553-560 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Development and validation of a 10-year mortality prediction model: Meta-analysis of individual participant data from five cohorts of older adults in developed and developing countries

Suemoto, C. K., Ueda, P., Beltrán-Sánchez, H., Lebrão, M. L., Duarte, Y. A., Wong, R. & Danaei, G., Jan 1 2017, In : Journals of Gerontology - Series A Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences. 72, 3, p. 410-416 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2015

Depressive Symptoms Among Older Mexicans: The Role of Widowhood, Gender, and Social Integration

Monserud, M. A. & Wong, R., Nov 1 2015, In : Research on Aging. 37, 8, p. 856-886 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations