L J Romero

Summary

Affiliation: University of New Mexico
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of depressive symptoms in new Mexico Hispanic and non-Hispanic white elderly
    Linda J Romero
    University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:691-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Emotional responses to APO E genotype disclosure for Alzheimer disease
    Linda J Romero
    Department of Family Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87131, USA
    J Genet Couns 14:141-50. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The APO E4 allele and cognition in New Mexico Hispanic elderly
    Linda J Romero
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:235-41. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of self-reported illnesses in elderly Hispanic and non-Hispanic Whites in New Mexico
    L J Romero
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Ethn Dis 11:263-72. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Outcome of recruitment and report on participation rate in the New Mexico Elder Health Survey
    L J Romero
    University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Albuquerque 87131 5241, USA
    Ethn Dis 8:350-9. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalences of type 2 diabetes, the insulin resistance syndrome, and coronary heart disease in an elderly, biethnic population
    R D Lindeman
    Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, USA
    Diabetes Care 21:959-66. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint A biethnic community survey of cognition in participants with type 2 diabetes, impaired glucose tolerance, and normal glucose tolerance: the New Mexico Elder Health Survey
    R D Lindeman
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131-5666, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:1567-72. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Do elderly persons need to be encouraged to drink more fluids?
    R D Lindeman
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 55:M361-5. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of mild impairment in renal function in a random sample of elders from a biethnic community survey
    R D Lindeman
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 33:553-7. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of cultural bias in two cognitive screening instruments in elderly Hispanic patients in New Mexico
    I E Ortiz
    Albuquerque VAMC, NM, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 5:333-8. 1997

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of depressive symptoms in new Mexico Hispanic and non-Hispanic white elderly
    Linda J Romero
    University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:691-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate the prevalence rates, risk factors, and pattern of depressive symptoms in elderly Hispanic and non-Hispanic Whites (NHWs)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Emotional responses to APO E genotype disclosure for Alzheimer disease
    Linda J Romero
    Department of Family Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87131, USA
    J Genet Couns 14:141-50. 2005
    ..Future studies should evaluate the risks of disclosure to family members involved in the diagnostic work-up of a relative and include subjects from a broader range of emotional stability and socioeconomic background...
  3. ncbi request reprint The APO E4 allele and cognition in New Mexico Hispanic elderly
    Linda J Romero
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:235-41. 2002
    ..To determine if the apolipoprotein E E4 (APO E4) allele is associated with cognitive performance in New Mexico Hispanic elderly...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of self-reported illnesses in elderly Hispanic and non-Hispanic Whites in New Mexico
    L J Romero
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Ethn Dis 11:263-72. 2001
    ..To report on the prevalences of self-reported illnesses from the New Mexico Elder Health Survey...
  5. ncbi request reprint Outcome of recruitment and report on participation rate in the New Mexico Elder Health Survey
    L J Romero
    University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Albuquerque 87131 5241, USA
    Ethn Dis 8:350-9. 1998
    ..This paper is the first to summarize the details of the survey design, present the results of recruitment and participation, and describe the survey participants...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalences of type 2 diabetes, the insulin resistance syndrome, and coronary heart disease in an elderly, biethnic population
    R D Lindeman
    Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, USA
    Diabetes Care 21:959-66. 1998
    ..To compare the prevalences of type 2 diabetes, the various cardiovascular risk factors encompassing the insulin resistance syndrome (IRS), and coronary heart disease (CHD) in elderly Hispanics compared with non-Hispanic whites...
  7. ncbi request reprint A biethnic community survey of cognition in participants with type 2 diabetes, impaired glucose tolerance, and normal glucose tolerance: the New Mexico Elder Health Survey
    R D Lindeman
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131-5666, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:1567-72. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Do elderly persons need to be encouraged to drink more fluids?
    R D Lindeman
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 55:M361-5. 2000
    ..We challenge the need for this much fluid intake and even question whether it may do more harm than good...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of mild impairment in renal function in a random sample of elders from a biethnic community survey
    R D Lindeman
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 33:553-7. 2001
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of cultural bias in two cognitive screening instruments in elderly Hispanic patients in New Mexico
    I E Ortiz
    Albuquerque VAMC, NM, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 5:333-8. 1997
    ..Performance on the FULD was not affected by these variables. Among persons with limited education and lower income, the FULD may provide a better means of screening for cognitive deficit than measures such as the MMSE...
  11. ncbi request reprint Serum homocysteine concentrations and their relation to serum folate and vitamin B12 concentrations and coronary artery disease prevalence in an urban, bi-ethnic community
    Robert D Lindeman
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 5666, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:178-85. 2003
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Impact of subclinical hypothyroidism on serum total homocysteine concentrations, the prevalence of coronary heart disease (CHD), and CHD risk factors in the New Mexico Elder Health Survey
    Robert D Lindeman
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, and Aging and Genetic Epidemiology Program, Health Science Center, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 5666, USA
    Thyroid 13:595-600. 2003
    ..No consistent significant differences in the prevalences of CHD or in the CHD risk factors examined were observed when all participants with subclinical hypothyroidism (Groups 2 and 3 combined) were compared against Group 1 participants...