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Title The health of aging Hispanics : the Mexican-origin population / [edited by] Jacqueline L. Angel, Keith E. Whitfield.

Publication Info. New York : Springer, [2010]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  362.1089 H434HAH    Check Shelf
Description xiv, 294 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Setting the stage: Hispanic health and aging in the Americas / Jacqueline L. Angel and Keith E. Whitfield -- Health status of elderly Hispanics in the United States / Alberto Palloni -- Census disability rates among older people by race/ethnicity and type of Hispanic origin / Kyriakos S. Markides ... [et al.] -- Disability and active life expectancy of older U.S. and foreign-born Mexican Americans / Karl Eschbach ... [et al.] -- Predictors of decline in cognitive status, incidence of dementia/CIND and all cause mortality in older Latinos : the role of nativity and cultural orientation in the Sacramento Area Latino Study on Aging / Mary N. Haan [et al.] -- Education and mortality risk among Hispanic adults in the United States / Sarah A. McKinnon and Robert A. Hammer -- Does longer life mean better health? Not for native-born Mexican Americans in the health and retirement survey / Mark D. Hayward, David F. Warner, and Eileen M. Crimmnis -- Dynamics of intergenerational assistance in middle- and old-age in Mexico / Rebeca Wong and Monica Higgins -- Aging, health and migration : the voices of the elderly poor In Mexico / V. Nelly Salgado de Snyder -- Aging and health interrelations at the United States-Mexico border / Roberto Ham-Chande -- Colonias, informal homestead subdivisions, and self help care for the elderly among Mexican populations in the USA / Peter M. Ward -- Disparities and access barriers to health care among Mexican American elders / Fernando Treviño and Alberto Coustasse -- Lack of health insurance coverage and mortality among Latino elderly in the United States / Rogelio Saenz and Mercedes Rubio -- Access issues in the care of Mexican-origin elders : a clinical perspective / David V. Espino and Liliana Oakes -- Cross border health insurance and aging Mexicans and Mexican Americans / David C. Warner - Cultural myths and other fables about promoting health in Mexican Americans : lessons learned from Starr County border health intervention research / Sharon A. Brown -- Health insurance coverage and health care utilization along the U.S.-Mexico border : evidence from the border epidemiologic study of aging / Elena Bastida, H. Shelton Browne, and José A. Pagán -- Impoverishing and catastrophic household health spending among families with older adults in Mexico : a health reform priority / Felicia Marie Knaul ... [et al.] -- The health care safety net for Hispanics / Ronald J. Angel and Jacqueline L. Angel -- Globalization and health : risks and opportunities for the Mexico-U.S. border / Julio Frenk and Octavio Gómez-Dantés.
Subject Older Hispanic Americans -- Health and hygiene.
Older Mexican Americans -- Health and hygiene.
Older Hispanic Americans -- Medical care.
Older Mexican Americans -- Medical care.
Health Services for the Aged -- Mexico.
Health Services for the Aged -- United States.
Mexican Americans -- ethnology -- Mexico.
Mexican Americans -- ethnology -- United States.
Aged -- Mexico.
Aged -- United States.
Geriatric Assessment -- Mexico.
Geriatric Assessment -- United States.
Health Services Accessibility -- Mexico.
Health Services Accessibility -- United States.
Health Services Needs and Demand -- Mexico.
Health Services Needs and Demand -- United States.
Added Author Angel, Jacqueline Lowe.
Whitfield, Keith E., 1962-
ISBN 9781441923677
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