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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
2015

Mortality and its association with chronic and infectious diseases in Mexico: A panel data analysis of the elderly

González-González, C., Palloni, A. & Wong, R., 2015, In : Salud Publica de Mexico. 57, p. S39-S45

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
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

Health Care Expenditures and Utilization Among Older Mexican Adults

Avila, J. C., Kaul, S. & Wong, R., Jun 1 2020, In : Journal of aging and health. 32, 5-6, p. 269-277 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2019
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
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
2018
4 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. & Lebrao, M. L., Nov 18 2014, In : Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging. 18, 8, p. 751-756 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Scopus citations
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
Open Access
1 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

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
2011

Household catastrophic health expenditures: A comparative analysis of twelve latin American and Caribbean countries

Knaul, F. M., Wong, R., Arreola-Ornelas, H., Econ, M. H., Méndez, O., Bitran, R., Campino, A. C., Nieto, C. E. F., Fontes, R. I., Giedion, U., Maceira, D., Rathe, M., Valdivia, M., Vargas, J. R., Díaz, J. J., Díaz, M. D. M., Valdes, W., Carmona, R. V., Zuniga, M. P., Lafontaine, L. & 5 others, Muñoz, R., Pardo, R., Reynoso, A. M., Santana, M. I. & Vidarte, R., Dec 1 2011, In : Salud publica de Mexico. 53, SUPPL. 2, p. S85-S95

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations
2015

Costs of breast cancer care in Mexico: Analysis of two insurance coverage scenarios

González-Robledo, M. C., Wong, R., Ornelas, H. A. & Knaul, F. M., Oct 28 2015, In : ecancermedicalscience. 9, 587.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2018

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
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
2017
6 Scopus citations
2015

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

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
2018

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
8 Scopus citations

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
2016
15 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
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
2018
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
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

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
2011

Envejecimiento y Protección Social

Wong, R., Mar 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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
2016

Self-Reported Health and Functional Characteristics of Mexican and Mexican American Adults Aged 80 and over

Downer, B., Chen, N. W., Wong, R. & Markides, K., Oct 1 2016, In : Journal of Aging and Health. 28, 7, p. 1239-1255 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 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
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
2019
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

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

Introduction

Gutiérrez Robledo, L. M., Palloni, A., Téllez Rojo, M. M. & Wong, R., 2015, In : Salud Publica de Mexico. 57, p. S2-S5

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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
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
2016

Introduction to Special Issue

Wong, R., Angel, J. L. & Riosmena, F., Apr 1 2016, In : Research on Aging. 38, 3, p. 259-262 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A Late Life Risk Index for Severe Cognitive Impairment in Mexico

Downer, B., Veeranki, S. P. & Wong, R., Apr 26 2016, In : Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 52, 1, p. 191-203 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 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

Adult obesity, disease and longevity in Mexico

Palloni, A., Beltrán-Sánchez, H., Novak, B., Pinto, G. & Wong, R., 2015, In : Salud publica de Mexico. 57, p. S22-S30

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
12 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