Dejun Su

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas-Pan American
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Acculturation and cross-border utilization of health services
    Dejun Su
    Department of Sociology and South Texas Border Health Disparities Center, University of Texas Pan American, Edinburg, TX 78539, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:563-9. 2012
  2. ncbi Acculturation and the use of complementary and alternative medicine
    Dejun Su
    The University of Texas Pan American, Edinburg, TX, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:439-53. 2008
  3. pmc Occupational career and risk of mortality among US Civil War veterans
    Dejun Su
    Department of Sociology, The University of Texas Pan American, 1201 W University Drive, Edinburg, TX 78541, USA
    Soc Sci Med 69:460-8. 2009
  4. pmc Cross-border utilization of health care: evidence from a population-based study in south Texas
    Dejun Su
    Department of Sociology, University of Texas Pan American, 1201 West University Drive, Edinburg, TX 78541, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:859-76. 2011
  5. doi Trends in the use of complementary and alternative medicine in the United States: 2002-2007
    Dejun Su
    Department of Sociology, South Texas Border Health Disparities Center, University of Texas Pan American, Edinburg, TX 78541, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 22:296-310. 2011
  6. doi Income inequality and obesity prevalence among OECD countries
    Dejun Su
    University of Texas Pan American, Edinburg, TX, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 44:417-32. 2012
  7. doi Border health in the shadow of the Hispanic paradox: issues in the conceptualization of health disparities in older Mexican Americans living in the Southwest
    Jennifer J Salinas
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    J Cross Cult Gerontol 28:251-66. 2013

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi Acculturation and cross-border utilization of health services
    Dejun Su
    Department of Sociology and South Texas Border Health Disparities Center, University of Texas Pan American, Edinburg, TX 78539, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:563-9. 2012
    ....
  2. ncbi Acculturation and the use of complementary and alternative medicine
    Dejun Su
    The University of Texas Pan American, Edinburg, TX, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:439-53. 2008
    ..The substantially lower rates of CAM use by recent immigrants and its possible causes warrant further research...
  3. pmc Occupational career and risk of mortality among US Civil War veterans
    Dejun Su
    Department of Sociology, The University of Texas Pan American, 1201 W University Drive, Edinburg, TX 78541, USA
    Soc Sci Med 69:460-8. 2009
    ..The robustness of the survival advantage associated with being a farmer at enlistment highlights the importance of socioeconomic conditions early in life in chance of survival at older ages...
  4. pmc Cross-border utilization of health care: evidence from a population-based study in south Texas
    Dejun Su
    Department of Sociology, University of Texas Pan American, 1201 West University Drive, Edinburg, TX 78541, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:859-76. 2011
    ..To assess the prevalence of health care utilization in Mexico by Texas border residents and to identify the main contributing factors to their cross-border utilization of health care services...
  5. doi Trends in the use of complementary and alternative medicine in the United States: 2002-2007
    Dejun Su
    Department of Sociology, South Texas Border Health Disparities Center, University of Texas Pan American, Edinburg, TX 78541, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 22:296-310. 2011
    ..In both 2002 and 2007, having unmet needs in medical care or having delayed care due to cost were associated with a higher chance of CAM use...
  6. doi Income inequality and obesity prevalence among OECD countries
    Dejun Su
    University of Texas Pan American, Edinburg, TX, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 44:417-32. 2012
    ..The potential pathways from income inequality to the alarmingly high rates of obesity in the cases of the US and Mexico warrant further research...
  7. doi Border health in the shadow of the Hispanic paradox: issues in the conceptualization of health disparities in older Mexican Americans living in the Southwest
    Jennifer J Salinas
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    J Cross Cult Gerontol 28:251-66. 2013
    ..These findings bring up issues of measurement and the importance of geographic location when it comes to evaluating disease burden and mortality in Mexican Americans...