Carolyn A Mendez-Luck

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Concepts of burden in giving care to older relatives: a study of female caregivers in a Mexico City neighborhood
    Carolyn A Mendez-Luck
    Department of Community Health Sciences, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, 90095 1772, USA
    J Cross Cult Gerontol 23:265-82. 2008
  2. pmc Guardians of health: the dimensions of elder caregiving among women in a Mexico City neighborhood
    Carolyn A Mendez-Luck
    UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:228-34. 2009
  3. pmc Recruitment strategies and costs associated with community-based research in a Mexican-origin population
    Carolyn A Mendez-Luck
    Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California Los Angeles 90095, USA
    Gerontologist 51:S94-105. 2011
  4. pmc Psychosocial and cognitive health differences by caregiver status among older Mexican Americans
    Angelica P Herrera
    Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Community Ment Health J 49:61-72. 2013
  5. pmc Small-area estimation of health insurance coverage for California legislative districts
    Hongjian Yu
    Center for Health Policy Research, University of California, Los Angeles 90024, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:731-7. 2007
  6. pmc Health behaviors among Baby Boomer informal caregivers
    Geoffrey J Hoffman
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Gerontologist 52:219-30. 2012
  7. pmc Estimating health conditions for small areas: asthma symptom prevalence for state legislative districts
    Carolyn A Mendez-Luck
    UCLA School of Public Health, Department of Community Health Sciences, UCLA Center for Health Improvement in Minority Elders Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:2389-409. 2007

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Concepts of burden in giving care to older relatives: a study of female caregivers in a Mexico City neighborhood
    Carolyn A Mendez-Luck
    Department of Community Health Sciences, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, 90095 1772, USA
    J Cross Cult Gerontol 23:265-82. 2008
    ..Moreover, our findings suggest that researchers studying caregiving in Mexico should think about how burden is measured on existing instruments before adapting them for widespread use...
  2. pmc Guardians of health: the dimensions of elder caregiving among women in a Mexico City neighborhood
    Carolyn A Mendez-Luck
    UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:228-34. 2009
    ..These findings increase the cultural understanding of caregiving in Mexico. Further research is needed to test the caregiving concepts identified in this study...
  3. pmc Recruitment strategies and costs associated with community-based research in a Mexican-origin population
    Carolyn A Mendez-Luck
    Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California Los Angeles 90095, USA
    Gerontologist 51:S94-105. 2011
    ..We reviewed study documents using case study methodology to categorize recruitment methods, examine community partnerships, and calculate study costs...
  4. pmc Psychosocial and cognitive health differences by caregiver status among older Mexican Americans
    Angelica P Herrera
    Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Community Ment Health J 49:61-72. 2013
    ..In order to support the efforts of this disproportionately burdened caregiver group, increased social support and healthcare services are needed...
  5. pmc Small-area estimation of health insurance coverage for California legislative districts
    Hongjian Yu
    Center for Health Policy Research, University of California, Los Angeles 90024, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:731-7. 2007
    ..To aid state and local policymakers, program planners, and community advocates, we created estimates of the percentage of the population lacking health insurance in small geographic areas of California...
  6. pmc Health behaviors among Baby Boomer informal caregivers
    Geoffrey J Hoffman
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Gerontologist 52:219-30. 2012
    ..This study examines health-risk behaviors among "Baby Boomer" caregivers and non-caregivers...
  7. pmc Estimating health conditions for small areas: asthma symptom prevalence for state legislative districts
    Carolyn A Mendez-Luck
    UCLA School of Public Health, Department of Community Health Sciences, UCLA Center for Health Improvement in Minority Elders Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:2389-409. 2007
    ..To create prevalence estimates of asthma symptoms for California legislative districts...