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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

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

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

Recovery from physical limitations among older Mexican adults

Díaz-Venegas, C. & Wong, R., Nov 1 2020, In : Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 91, 104208.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

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

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

58 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., 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

Socioeconomic differences in obesity among Mexican adolescents

Heidi Ullmann, S., Buttenheim, A. M., Goldman, N., Pebley, A. R. & Wong, R., Jun 1 2011, In : International Journal of Pediatric Obesity. 6, 2 -2, p. e373-e380

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

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

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

Diaz-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
3 Scopus citations

The impact of physical activity on disability incidence among older adults in Mexico and the United States

Gerst, K., Michaels-Obregon, A. & Wong, R., Dec 1 2011, In : Journal of Aging Research. 2011, 420714.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

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

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
9 Scopus citations
9 Scopus citations

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

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

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
Chapter

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

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

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

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

Editorial

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

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

Paper

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

Challenges for Evaluating Cognitive Deterioration in Population Studies

Wong, R., Nov 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Envejecimiento y Protección Social

Wong, R., Mar 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

International Policies for Social Protection of Older Adults

Wong, R., Jul 15 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Review article
1 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

63 Scopus citations

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