Sara E Espinoza

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Health Science Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Plasma protein biomarkers of the geriatric syndrome of frailty
    Kayla Darvin
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, Mail Code 7875, San Antonio, TX 78229
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:182-6. 2014
  2. pmc Frailty transitions in the San Antonio Longitudinal Study of Aging
    Sara E Espinoza
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Gerontology and Palliative Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:652-60. 2012
  3. pmc Glutathione peroxidase enzyme activity in aging
    Sara E Espinoza
    Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:505-9. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Frailty in older Mexican-American and European-American adults: is there an ethnic disparity?
    Sara E Espinoza
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging StudiesUniversity of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1744-9. 2008
  5. pmc Lower frailty incidence in older Mexican Americans than in older European Americans: the San Antonio Longitudinal Study of Aging
    Sara E Espinoza
    Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:2142-8. 2010
  6. pmc Proteomic screening of glycoproteins in human plasma for frailty biomarkers
    Kinza S Shamsi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Gerontology and Palliative Medicine, School of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:853-64. 2012
  7. pmc The Hispanic paradox and predictors of mortality in an aging biethnic cohort of Mexican Americans and European Americans: the san antonio longitudinal study of aging
    Sara E Espinoza
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center and Research Service, South Texas Veterans Healthcare System, San Antonio, Texas Division of Geriatrics, Gerontology and Palliative Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:1522-9. 2013
  8. pmc Health literacy associations between Hispanic elderly patients and their caregivers
    Cesar H Garcia
    a Division of Geriatrics, Gerontology, and Palliative Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    J Health Commun 18:256-72. 2013

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Plasma protein biomarkers of the geriatric syndrome of frailty
    Kayla Darvin
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, Mail Code 7875, San Antonio, TX 78229
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:182-6. 2014
    ..Future studies should include larger examinations of these associations and consider the potential usefulness of these glycoproteins as biomarkers for frailty. ..
  2. pmc Frailty transitions in the San Antonio Longitudinal Study of Aging
    Sara E Espinoza
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Gerontology and Palliative Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:652-60. 2012
    ..To examine frailty transitions in Mexican American (MA) and European American (EA) older adults...
  3. pmc Glutathione peroxidase enzyme activity in aging
    Sara E Espinoza
    Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:505-9. 2008
    ..Age-related decline in activity of the antioxidant enzyme glutathione peroxidase (GPx) may contribute to increased free radicals. We hypothesized that GPx activity decreases with age in a population of older women with disability...
  4. doi request reprint Frailty in older Mexican-American and European-American adults: is there an ethnic disparity?
    Sara E Espinoza
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging StudiesUniversity of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1744-9. 2008
    ..In determining whether there are ethnic disparities in frailty, future studies should carefully consider whether CC or EC should be applied...
  5. pmc Lower frailty incidence in older Mexican Americans than in older European Americans: the San Antonio Longitudinal Study of Aging
    Sara E Espinoza
    Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:2142-8. 2010
    ..To directly compare frailty incidence of older Mexican American (MA) and European American (EA) adults...
  6. pmc Proteomic screening of glycoproteins in human plasma for frailty biomarkers
    Kinza S Shamsi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Gerontology and Palliative Medicine, School of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:853-64. 2012
    ..This work provides evidence for using a reproducible methodology for conducting clinical proteomic comparative studies of age-related diseases...
  7. pmc The Hispanic paradox and predictors of mortality in an aging biethnic cohort of Mexican Americans and European Americans: the san antonio longitudinal study of aging
    Sara E Espinoza
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center and Research Service, South Texas Veterans Healthcare System, San Antonio, Texas Division of Geriatrics, Gerontology and Palliative Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:1522-9. 2013
    ..To examine predictors of mortality in aging Mexican Americans (MAs) and European Americans (EAs)...
  8. pmc Health literacy associations between Hispanic elderly patients and their caregivers
    Cesar H Garcia
    a Division of Geriatrics, Gerontology, and Palliative Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    J Health Commun 18:256-72. 2013
    ..To provide optimal care, clinicians must ensure that information is given to both patients and their caregivers in clear effective ways as it may significantly affect patient health outcomes. ..