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2012

Older adults under a mixed regime of infectious and chronic diseases

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
11 Scopus citations
2014

Uninsurance, underinsurance, and health care utilization in Mexico by US border residents

Su, D., Pratt, W., Stimpson, J. P., Wong, R. & Pagán, J. A., Aug 2014, In : Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. 16, 4, p. 607-612 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2018
7 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. A., Diaz-Venegas, C., Michaels-Obregon, A. & Wong, R., Sep 1 2018, In : Quality of Life Research. 27, 9, p. 2431-2441 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Indoor air pollution and cognitive function among older Mexican adults

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2014

Prevalence and associated factors of sarcopenia among elderly in Brazil: Findings from the sabe study

Alexandre, T. D. S., Duarte, Y. A. D. O., Santos, J. L. F., Wong, R. & Lebrão, M. L., Mar 2014, In : Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging. 18, 3, p. 284-290 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Scopus citations
2018

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

Diaz-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
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

2018

Longitudinal associations between having an adult child migrant and depressive symptoms among older adults in the mexican health and aging study

Torres, J. M., Rudolph, K. E., Sofrygin, O., Maria Glymour, M. & Wong, R., 2018, In : International journal of epidemiology. 47, 5, p. 1432-1442 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2013

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2019

Chronic Respiratory Disease and Cognitive Impairment in Older Mexican Adults

Veeranki, S., Downer, B., Jupiter, D., Kuo, Y. F., Raji, M., Calhoun, W. & Wong, R., Nov 1 2019, In : Neurology India. 67, 6, p. 1539-1542 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

Dynamics of Economic Security Among the Aging in Mexico: 2001–2012

DeGraff, D. S., Wong, R. & Orozco-Rocha, K., Feb 1 2018, In : Population Research and Policy Review. 37, 1, p. 59-90 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2016

Educational Gradients and Pathways of Disability Onset Among Older Mexicans

Saenz, J. L. & Wong, R., Apr 1 2016, In : Research on Aging. 38, 3, p. 299-321 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 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
2014
6 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 journalEditorial

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., 2018, In : Salud publica de Mexico. 60, 2, p. 130-140 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
2016
3 Scopus citations
2016

Racial and ethnic differences in cognitive function among older adults in the USA

Díaz-Venegas, C., Downer, B., Langa, K. M. & Wong, R., Sep 1 2016, In : International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 31, 9, p. 1004-1012 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations
2018

The effect of adult children living in the United States on the likelihood of cognitive impairment for older parents living in Mexico

Downer, B., González-González, C., Goldman, N., Pebley, A. R. & Wong, R., Jan 2 2018, In : Ethnicity and Health. 23, 1, p. 57-71 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Falls in Mexican older adults aged 60 years and older

Valderrama-Hinds, L. M., Al Snih al snih, S., Chen, N. W., Rodriguez, M. A. & Wong, R., Apr 17 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Aging clinical and experimental research. p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2016

SES Gradients Among Mexicans in the United States and in Mexico: A New Twist to the Hispanic Paradox?

Beltrán-Sánchez, H., Palloni, A., Riosmena, F. & Wong, R., Oct 1 2016, In : Demography. 53, 5, p. 1555-1581 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2019
2020

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
2018

Chronic comorbidities and cervical cancer screening and adherence among US-born and foreign-born women

Cofie, L., Hirth, J. M. & Wong, R., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Cancer Causes and Control.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2012

International Policies for Social Protection of Older Adults

Wong, R., Jul 15 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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. S., Oct 1 2016, In : Journal of aging and health. 28, 7, p. 1239-1255 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 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 2 2019, In : Aging and Mental Health. 23, 11, p. 1586-1594 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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

2018

Health Insurance and the Aging: Evidence From the Seguro Popular Program in Mexico

Parker, S. W., Saenz, J. & Wong, R., Feb 1 2018, In : Demography. 55, 1, p. 361-386 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2016
15 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

2014

Prevalence and factors associated with frailty among Peruvian older adults

Runzer-Colmenares, F. M., Samper-Ternent, R., Al Snih, S., Ottenbacher, K. J., Parodi, J. F. & Wong, R., Jan 2014, In : Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 58, 1, p. 69-73 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations
2020

The Mexican Cognitive Aging Ancillary Study (Mex-Cog): Study Design and Methods

Mejia-Arango, S., Nevarez, R., Michaels-Obregon, A., Trejo-Valdivia, B., Mendoza-Alvarado, L. R., Sosa-Ortiz, A. L., Martinez-Ruiz, A. & Wong, R., Nov 1 2020, In : Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 91, 104210.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018
9 Scopus citations
2016

Muscle Weakness Is Associated With Diabetes in Older Mexicans: The Mexican Health and Aging Study

Peterson, M. D., McGrath, R., Zhang, P., Markides, K., Al Snih al snih, S. & Wong, R., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 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

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
2016

The progression of disability among older adults in Mexico

Díaz-Venegas, C., Reistetter, T. A., Wang, C. Y. & Wong, R., Sep 24 2016, In : Disability and Rehabilitation. 38, 20, p. 2016-2027 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2012

Coexistence of Obesity and Anemia in Older Mexican Adults

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 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

66 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

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

123 Scopus citations
2020
2018

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

Diaz-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
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
2016

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

4 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