Hector M Gonzalez

Summary

Affiliation: Wayne State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc What do parents have to do with my cognitive reserve? Life course perspectives on twelve-year cognitive decline
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Institute of Gerontology, Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 41:101-9. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Comorbid cardiovascular disease and major depression among ethnic and racial groups in the United States
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 25:833-41. 2013
  3. pmc Vascular depression prevalence and epidemiology in the United States
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Wayne State University, Institute of Gerontology, Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, 87 East Ferry Street, 226 Knapp Building, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 46:456-61. 2012
  4. pmc The metabolic syndrome, biomarkers, and the acculturation-health relationship among older Mexican Americans
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, 87 East Ferry Street, 226 Knapp Building, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Aging Health 23:1101-15. 2011
  5. pmc Health care quality perceptions among foreign-born Latinos and the importance of speaking the same language
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences and the Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:745-52. 2010
  6. pmc The epidemiology of major depression and ethnicity in the United States
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Wayne State University, Institute of Gerontology, Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 44:1043-51. 2010
  7. pmc Depression care in the United States: too little for too few
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Institute of Gerontology and Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:37-46. 2010
  8. pmc Research article: Antidepressant use among Asians in the United States
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Department of Family Medicine, Institute of Gerontology and School of Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:46-55. 2010
  9. pmc Diabetes awareness and knowledge among Latinos: does a usual source of healthcare matter?
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Institute of Gerontology and Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wayne State University HMG, WT, 87 East Ferry Street, 226 Knapp Building, Room 234, Detroit, MI, 48202, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:528-33. 2009
  10. pmc Memory decline and depressive symptoms in a nationally representative sample of older adults: the Health and Retirement Study (1998-2004)
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 25:266-71. 2008

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc What do parents have to do with my cognitive reserve? Life course perspectives on twelve-year cognitive decline
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Institute of Gerontology, Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 41:101-9. 2013
    ..To examine the cognitive reserve hypothesis by comparing the contribution of early childhood and life course factors related to cognitive functioning in a nationally representative sample of older Americans...
  2. doi request reprint Comorbid cardiovascular disease and major depression among ethnic and racial groups in the United States
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 25:833-41. 2013
    ..To describe and examine the distribution, disability, and treatment associated with comorbid cardiovascular disease and major depressive disorder (CVD/MDD) among middle-aged and older ethnic/racial groups in the United States...
  3. pmc Vascular depression prevalence and epidemiology in the United States
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Wayne State University, Institute of Gerontology, Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, 87 East Ferry Street, 226 Knapp Building, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 46:456-61. 2012
    ..To examine and describe vascular depression epidemiology in the United States...
  4. pmc The metabolic syndrome, biomarkers, and the acculturation-health relationship among older Mexican Americans
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, 87 East Ferry Street, 226 Knapp Building, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Aging Health 23:1101-15. 2011
    ..To examine the acculturation-health relationship using metabolic syndrome biomarkers...
  5. pmc Health care quality perceptions among foreign-born Latinos and the importance of speaking the same language
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences and the Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:745-52. 2010
    ..To examine the relationship between patients' English proficiency, patient-provider language concordance, and health care quality among foreign-born Latinos in the United States...
  6. pmc The epidemiology of major depression and ethnicity in the United States
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Wayne State University, Institute of Gerontology, Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 44:1043-51. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence, age of onset, severity, associated disability, and treatment of major depression among United States ethnic groups, national survey data were analyzed...
  7. pmc Depression care in the United States: too little for too few
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Institute of Gerontology and Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:37-46. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence and adequacy of depression care among different ethnic and racial groups in the United States...
  8. pmc Research article: Antidepressant use among Asians in the United States
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Department of Family Medicine, Institute of Gerontology and School of Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:46-55. 2010
    ..We examined the prevalence and predictors of past-year antidepressant use in a nationally representative sample of Asian Americans and non-Latino Whites...
  9. pmc Diabetes awareness and knowledge among Latinos: does a usual source of healthcare matter?
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Institute of Gerontology and Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wayne State University HMG, WT, 87 East Ferry Street, 226 Knapp Building, Room 234, Detroit, MI, 48202, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:528-33. 2009
    ..To provide national prevalence estimates of usual source of healthcare (USHC), and examine the relationship between USHC and diabetes awareness and knowledge among Latinos using a modified Andersen model of healthcare access...
  10. pmc Memory decline and depressive symptoms in a nationally representative sample of older adults: the Health and Retirement Study (1998-2004)
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 25:266-71. 2008
    ..We aimed to examine the relationship between depressive symptoms and verbal episodic memory functioning over time...
  11. pmc The health of older Mexican Americans in the long run
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, 48202, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1879-85. 2009
    ..We compared risk for several medical illnesses between immigrant and US-born older Mexican Americans to determine the relationship between functional health and years of US residency among immigrants...
  12. pmc Antidepressant use in a nationally representative sample of community-dwelling US Latinos with and without depressive and anxiety disorders
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:674-81. 2009
    ..Antidepressant drugs are among the most widely prescribed drugs in the United States; however, little is known about their use among major ethnic minority groups...
  13. pmc Modified-Symbol Digit Modalities Test for African Americans, Caribbean Black Americans, and non-Latino Whites: nationally representative normative data from the National Survey of American Life
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Institute of Gerontology and the School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, 87 East Ferry Street, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:605-13. 2007
    ..Unlike previous work, this study supports the consideration of Black ethnicity when evaluating Black neuropsychological test performance...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and distribution of major depressive disorder in African Americans, Caribbean blacks, and non-Hispanic whites: results from the National Survey of American Life
    David R Williams
    Department of Sociology, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:305-15. 2007
    ..Little is known about the relationship between race/ethnicity and depression among US blacks...
  15. pmc Antidepressant use in black and white populations in the United States
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Department of Gerontology and Family Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:1131-8. 2008
    ..The study objective was to estimate the prevalence and correlates of antidepressant use by black and white Americans...
  16. pmc Childhood socioeconomic position and disability in later life: results of the health and retirement study
    Mary Elizabeth Bowen
    Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, 87 E Ferry St, 226 Knapp Building, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:S197-203. 2010
    ..We used a life course approach to assess the ways in which childhood socioeconomic position may be associated with disability in later life...
  17. pmc Medical expenditures among immigrant and nonimmigrant groups in the United States: findings from the Medical Expenditures Panel Survey (2000-2008)
    Wassim Tarraf
    Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Med Care 50:233-42. 2012
    ..The objective of the study was to examine time trends and differences in medical expenditures between noncitizens, foreign-born, and US-born citizens...
  18. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in the relationship between the use of health care services and functional disability: the health and retirement study (1992-2004)
    Mary Elizabeth Bowen
    Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202
    Gerontologist 48:659-67. 2008
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  19. pmc Breast cancer screening trends in the United States and ethnicity
    Patricia Y Miranda
    Wayne State University, Institute of Gerontology and Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Division of Population Health Science, 87 East Ferry Street, Knapp Building, Room 234, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:351-7. 2012
    ..The study objectives were to compare and examine mammography use trends among ethnic/racial women in the context of United States Healthy People 2010 goals...
  20. ncbi request reprint Family history of cancer: is it an accurate indicator of cancer risk in the immigrant population?
    Heather Orom
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Cancer 112:399-406. 2008
    ..Patients' self-reports of family history of cancer influence physician cancer screening recommendations. Little is known about rates of reporting a family history of cancer in the immigrant population...

Research Grants3

  1. Vascular Depression and Function in Older Latinos
    HECTOR GONZALEZ; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Epidemiology of Late- Life Depression and Ethnicity Research Study
    HECTOR GONZALEZ; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The products of this research application may offer insights for opportunities for late-life depression prevention in an aging and increasingly diverse United States population. ..
  3. Epidemiology of Late- Life Depression and Ethnicity Research Study
    Hector M Gonzalez; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The products of this research application may offer insights for opportunities for late-life depression prevention in an aging and increasingly diverse United States population. ..