William A Vega

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of health insurance on perceived quality of care among Latinos in the United States
    Debra Perez
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Princeton, NJ, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:555-60. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity and variability of psychotic symptoms
    William A Vega
    Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024 4142, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 10:223-8. 2008
  3. pmc Prevalence and correlates of dual diagnoses in U.S. Latinos
    William A Vega
    David Geffen School of Medicine UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024 4142, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 100:32-8. 2009
  4. pmc Health disparities in the Latino population
    William A Vega
    Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024 4142, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 31:99-112. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Addressing stigma of depression in Latino primary care patients
    William A Vega
    Department of Family Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, Westwood, CA 90024, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:182-91. 2010
  6. pmc Program Capacity to Eliminate Outcome Disparities in Addiction Health Services
    Erick G Guerrero
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 655 West 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90089, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 43:23-35. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Neighborhood protective effects on depression in Latinos
    William A Vega
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 47:114-26. 2011
  8. doi request reprint From documenting to eliminating disparities in mental health care for Latinos
    Steven R Lopez
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Am Psychol 67:511-23. 2012
  9. pmc Expected Impact of Health Care Reform on the Organization and Service Delivery of Publicly Funded Addiction Health Services
    Erick G Guerrero
    USC School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 1150 South Olive Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90015, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health . 2015
  10. pmc Sociodemographic characteristics associated with alcohol use among low-income Mexican older adults
    Emma Aguila
    Sol Price School of Public Policy, University of Southern California, 650 Childs Way, Los Angeles, CA 90089, CA, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 11:16. 2016

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Effects of health insurance on perceived quality of care among Latinos in the United States
    Debra Perez
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Princeton, NJ, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:555-60. 2009
    ..In order to examine these potential disparities, we assessed the effects of insurance coverage and multiple covariates on perceived quality of care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity and variability of psychotic symptoms
    William A Vega
    Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024 4142, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 10:223-8. 2008
    ..More cultural research on the clinical implications of ethnic variation in psychosis is needed. Developing awareness and requisite skills is a priority for clinicians who evaluate and recommend treatments to ethnically diverse patients...
  3. pmc Prevalence and correlates of dual diagnoses in U.S. Latinos
    William A Vega
    David Geffen School of Medicine UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024 4142, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 100:32-8. 2009
    ..To examine the population prevalence, patterns of onset, and important demographic covariates for dual (co-occurring) diagnoses of substance and non-substance mental disorders...
  4. pmc Health disparities in the Latino population
    William A Vega
    Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024 4142, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 31:99-112. 2009
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Addressing stigma of depression in Latino primary care patients
    William A Vega
    Department of Family Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, Westwood, CA 90024, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:182-91. 2010
    ..To develop a validated stigma checklist to assist physicians in addressing depression in Latino patients...
  6. pmc Program Capacity to Eliminate Outcome Disparities in Addiction Health Services
    Erick G Guerrero
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 655 West 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90089, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 43:23-35. 2016
    ..Implications for health care reform implementation in relation to expansion of public health insurance and capacity building to promote health equities are discussed...
  7. doi request reprint Neighborhood protective effects on depression in Latinos
    William A Vega
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 47:114-26. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint From documenting to eliminating disparities in mental health care for Latinos
    Steven R Lopez
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Am Psychol 67:511-23. 2012
    ..We argue that implementing interventions synchronously across multiple pathways has considerable potential to reduce and eventually eliminate disparities in mental health care...
  9. pmc Expected Impact of Health Care Reform on the Organization and Service Delivery of Publicly Funded Addiction Health Services
    Erick G Guerrero
    USC School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 1150 South Olive Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90015, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health . 2015
    ..Findings point to the need for health care policy interventions to help treatment providers effectively respond to ACA principles of improving standards of care and reducing disparities...
  10. pmc Sociodemographic characteristics associated with alcohol use among low-income Mexican older adults
    Emma Aguila
    Sol Price School of Public Policy, University of Southern California, 650 Childs Way, Los Angeles, CA 90089, CA, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 11:16. 2016
    ..This study relied on unique longitudinal data to examine the relationship between sociodemographic characteristics and alcohol use among low-income older adults, one of the fastest-growing populations worldwide...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cultural issues and psychiatric diagnosis: providing a general background for considering substance use diagnoses
    Javier I Escobar
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ, USA
    Addiction 101:40-7. 2006
    ..To establish a general context on the topic of cross-cultural diagnosis and suggest how it can be applied to substance use disorders...