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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

Challenges for Evaluating Cognitive Deterioration in Population Studies

Wong, R., Nov 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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

International Policies for Social Protection of Older Adults

Wong, R., Jul 15 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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

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

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

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

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

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
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

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
6 Scopus citations

Population Aging in Mexico: Un Balance del Cambio Demográfico

Wong, R., Gonzalez, C. & Lopez-Ortega, M., 2014, Los Mexicanos: Un Balance del Cambio Demográfico. Rabell, C. (ed.). Mexico: Fondo de Cultura Economica

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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

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

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

64 Scopus citations

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

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

61 Scopus citations

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
2015

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
13 Scopus citations

A life course approach to mortality in Mexico

Saenz, J. L. & Wong, R., 2015, In : Salud publica de Mexico. 57, p. S46-S53

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

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

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., 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

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

12 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

1 Scopus citations

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

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

Introduction

Gutiérrez Robledo, L. M., Palloni, A., Téllez Rojo, M. M. & Wong, R., Jan 1 2015, In : Salud Publica de Mexico. 57, p. S2-S5

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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

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

Open Access
19 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

Open Access
19 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

Open Access
5 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

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

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

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
15 Scopus citations

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

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

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
3 Scopus citations

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

Trajectories of limitations in activities of daily living among older adults in Mexico, 2001-2012

Díaz-Venegas, C. & Wong, R., Jul 1 2016, In : Disability and Health Journal. 9, 3, p. 524-532 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 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

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

Association of arthritis and vitamin D insufficiency with physical disability in Mexican older adults: findings from the Mexican Health and Aging Study

Valderrama-Hinds, L. M., Al Snih, S., Rodriguez, M. A. & Wong, R., Apr 1 2017, In : Rheumatology International. 37, 4, p. 607-616 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Cohort profile: The Mexican Health and aging study (MHAS)

Wong, R., Michaels-Obregon, A. & Palloni, A., 2017, In : International journal of epidemiology. 46, 2, e2.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

64 Scopus citations

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., 2017, In : Journals of Gerontology - Series A Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences. 72, 3, p. 410-416 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations