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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

34 Scopus citations
2020
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
2019
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
2014

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

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
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
2012

International Policies for Social Protection of Older Adults

Wong, R., Jul 15 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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., 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
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
2016
15 Scopus citations
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

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

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
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
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

2015

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
2018

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

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
2017

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

Díaz-Venegas, C., Sáenz, J. L. & Wong, R., Mar 1 2017, In : Ageing and Society. 37, 3, p. 495-516 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2016
3 Scopus citations
2018
9 Scopus citations
2017

How the Growing Gap in Life Expectancy May Affect Retirement Benefits and Reforms

Auerbach, A. J., Charles, K. K., Coile, C. C., Gale, W., Goldman, D., Lee, R., Lucas, C. M., Orszag, P. R., Sheiner, L. M., Tysinger, B., Weil, D. N., Wolfers, J. & Wong, R., Jul 1 2017, In : Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance: Issues and Practice. 42, 3, p. 475-499 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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

18 Scopus citations
2017

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

63 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
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

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
2017

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

4 Scopus citations

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
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
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
12 Scopus citations
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
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

3 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
2016

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

Díaz-Venegas, C. & Wong, R., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Disability and Health Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 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

7 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

11 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

5 Scopus citations
2011

Envejecimiento y Protección Social

Wong, R., Mar 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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

19 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

2011

Burden of Aging in Developing Countries: Disability Transitions in Mexico compared to the United States

Wong, R., Gerst, K. & Micheals-Obregon, A., Apr 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
2015

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
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

58 Scopus citations