Affiliation: University of California
- Gender disparities in the treatment of late-life depression: qualitative and quantitative findings from the IMPACT trialLadson Hinton
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:884-92. 2006....
- Falling through the cracks: gaps in depression treatment among older Mexican-origin and white menLadson Hinton
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 27:1283-90. 2012....
- Making sense of behavioral disturbances in persons with dementia: Latino family caregiver attributions of neuropsychiatric inventory domainsLadson Hinton
Department of Psychiatry and Alzheimer s Disease Center, University of California, Davis, 95817, USA
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 23:401-5. 2009..In conclusion, this study found that Latino caregivers were more likely to attribute neuropsychiatric symptoms to causes other than Alzheimer disease or a related dementia...
- Longitudinal influences of partner depression on cognitive functioning in latino spousal pairsLadson Hinton
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:491-500. 2009..e. health or mental health) on cognitive decline has received little attention. This study examined the influence of baseline depressive symptoms in one spouse on cognitive functioning in the other...
- Neuropsychiatric symptoms are associated with disability in cognitively impaired Latino elderly with and without dementia: results from the Sacramento Area Latino study on AgingLadson Hinton
Department of Psychiatry and Alzheimer s Disease Center, University of California, CA, USA
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:102-8. 2008..To examine the relationship between neuropsychiatric symptoms burden and disability in cognitively impaired older Latinos...
- Practice constraints, behavioral problems, and dementia care: primary care physicians' perspectivesLadson Hinton
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Alzheimer s Disease Center, UC Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
J Gen Intern Med 22:1487-92. 2007..To examine how practice constraints contribute to barriers in the health care of persons with dementia and their families, particularly with respect to behavioral aspects of care...
- Conceptions of dementia in a multiethnic sample of family caregiversLadson Hinton
Department of Psychiatry, University of California at Davis, Davis, California 95817, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1405-10. 2005..Further research on cross-ethnic differences in a larger, more-representative sample is needed...
- Pathways to dementia diagnosis: evidence for cross-ethnic differencesLadson Hinton
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 18:134-44. 2004..The diagnosis of dementia often occurs well after the onset of the disease. Studies of help-seeking behavior may help illuminate why delays occur...
- Neuropsychiatric symptoms in Latino elders with dementia or cognitive impairment without dementia and factors that modify their association with caregiver depressionLadson Hinton
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, Davis, USA
Gerontologist 43:669-77. 2003....
- Measuring cognitive reserve based on the decomposition of episodic memory varianceBruce R Reed
Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
Brain 133:2196-209. 2010..Decomposing the variance in cognitive function scores offers a promising new approach to the measure and study of cognitive reserve...
- When help becomes a hindrance: mental health referral systems as barriers to care for primary care physicians treating patients with Alzheimer's diseaseCarol E Franz
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:576-85. 2010..To describe structural barriers to mental health specialists and consequences of these barriers to care for patients with dementia and neuropsychological symptoms and their primary care physicians (PCPs)...
- Health selection among migrants from Mexico to the U.S.: childhood predictors of adult physical and mental healthJoshua Breslau
University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Ticon 1, 2000 Stockton Blvd, Ste 210, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Public Health Rep 126:361-70. 2011..We tested whether positive selection on childhood predictors of adult mental and physical health contributed to health advantages of Mexican-born immigrants to the United States relative to U.S.-born Mexican Americans...
- A transnational study of migration and smoking behavior in the Mexican-origin populationElisa Tong
Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
Am J Public Health 102:2116-22. 2012..We examined migration-related changes in smoking behavior in the transnational Mexican-origin population...
- Clinician approaches and strategies for engaging older men in depression careEster Carolina Apesoa-Varano
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:586-95. 2010..The authors contribute to previous research by identifying facilitators of care for older men from the perspective of clinicians...
- Orthostatic panic attacks among Vietnamese refugeesDevon E Hinton
Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Boston 02114, USA
Transcult Psychiatry 44:515-44. 2007..To illustrate the mechanisms producing OP, we adduce the multiplex model of panic generation. Culturally appropriate care of Vietnamese refugees should include assessment and treatment of OP...
- Demographic, neuropsychological, and functional predictors of rate of longitudinal cognitive decline in Hispanic older adultsSarah Tomaszewski Farias
Department of Neurology, University of California, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:440-50. 2011..This study evaluated which baseline demographic, neuropsychological, and functional variables were most strongly associated with future longitudinal decline in global cognitive function...
- Nonmedical influences on the use of cholinesterase inhibitors in dementia careCarol E Franz
University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 21:241-8. 2007..Physicians reported feeling pressured by families to prescribe ChEI. Under these ambiguous conditions, some physicians prescribed medications simply to be able to offer "something" to patients...
- Reexamining the relationships among dementia, stigma, and aging in immigrant Chinese and Vietnamese family caregiversDandan Liu
University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
J Cross Cult Gerontol 23:283-99. 2008..Older Chinese and Vietnamese with dementia are thus at risk of experiencing multiple stigmas that include but go beyond the stigma associated with chronic and severe mental illness...
- What drives referral from primary care physicians to mental health specialists? A randomized trial using actors portraying depressive symptomsRichard L Kravitz
Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care and Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
J Gen Intern Med 21:584-9. 2006..Referral from primary care to the mental health specialty sector is important but poorly understood...
- Beyond familism: a case study of the ethics of care of a Latina caregiver of an elderly parent with dementiaYvette G Flores
Chicana o Studies Program, University of California, Davis, Davis, California 95616, USA
Health Care Women Int 30:1055-72. 2009..Through a case study of a second-generation daughter, we explore the nuances of an ethics of care that constitute her caregiving experiences and the tensions generated by efforts to respect divergent cultural mandates...
- Curing and caring: the work of primary care physicians with dementia patientsEster Carolina Apesoa-Varano
University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Qual Health Res 21:1469-83. 2011..However, caring is difficult to uphold because of time constraints, emotional burden, and jurisdictional issues. Thus, the care model remains secondary and temporary...
- Dementia in fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome (FXTAS): comparison with Alzheimer's diseaseAndreea L Seritan
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:1138-44. 2008..Further research is needed to outline the neuropsychiatric profile in FXTAS and the correlation of genetic markers with the progression and severity of cognitive loss...
- Recruitment of a community-based cohort for research on diversity and risk of dementiaLadson Hinton
Department of Neurology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 24:234-41. 2010..When diversity is an important goal active outreach is far more efficacious than clinic-based and advertising-based approaches to recruitment...
- Improving care for ethnic minority elderly and their family caregivers across the spectrum of dementia severityLadson Hinton
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 16:S50-5. 2002
- Migration from Mexico to the United States and subsequent risk for depressive and anxiety disorders: a cross-national studyJoshua Breslau
Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:428-33. 2011..Migration is suspected to increase risk for depressive and anxiety disorders...
- Influence of patients' requests for direct-to-consumer advertised antidepressants: a randomized controlled trialRichard L Kravitz
Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
JAMA 293:1995-2002. 2005..Critics charge that it leads to overprescribing, while proponents counter that it helps avert underuse of effective treatments, especially for conditions that are poorly recognized or stigmatized...
- Orthostatically induced panic attacks among Vietnamese refugees: associated psychopathology, flashbacks, and catastrophic cognitionsDevon E Hinton
Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
Depress Anxiety 23:113-5. 2006
- Dementia Caregiving: Burden and Help-Seeking in LatinosWALTER HINTON; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Reducing Disparities in Depression Care for Ethnically Diverse Older MenWALTER LADSON HINTON; Fiscal Year: 2010....