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Margarita Alegria, Ph.D.

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  1. R01MH117247 (ALEGRIA, MARGARITA) Apr 1, 2019 - Jan 31, 2024
    1/2-Building Infrastructure for Community Capacity in Accelerating Integrated Care
    Role: Principal Investigator
  2. R01DA044526 (ALEGRIA, MARGARITA) Jul 1, 2018 - Apr 30, 2021
    The Impact of Medicaid Plans on Access to and Quality of SUD Treatment
    Role: Principal Investigator
  3. R01MD009719 (ALEGRIA, MARGARITA) Aug 1, 2015 - Nov 30, 2019
    Mechanisms Underlying Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Mental Disorders
    Role: Principal Investigator
  4. R01AG046149 (ALEGRIA, MARGARITA) Aug 15, 2014 - Apr 30, 2019
    Building Community Capacity for Disability Prevention for Minority Elders
    Role: Principal Investigator
  5. R01DA034952 (ALEGRIA, MARGARITA) Jul 1, 2014 - Feb 28, 2018
    International Latino Research Partnership (ILRP)
    Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Rosenbloom JM, Mekonnen J, Tron LE, Alvarez K, Alegria M. Racial and Ethnic Health Services Disparities in Pediatric Anesthesia Practice: A Scoping Review. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2020 Jun 12. PMID: 32533531.
  2. Duarte CS, Canino GJ, Alegria M, Ramos-Olazagasti MA, Vila D, Miranda P, Ramjattan V, Alvarez K, Musa GJ, Elkington K, Wall M, Lapatin S, Bird H. Developmental Psychopathology and Ethnicity: I. The Young Adulthood Assessment of the Boricua Youth Study. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2020 Mar 11. PMID: 32171634.
  3. Duarte CS, Canino GJ, Wall M, Ramos-Olazagasti M, Elkington KS, Bird H, Choi CJ, Adams C, Klotz J, Carliner H, Wainberg ML, Alegria M. Development, Psychopathology, and Ethnicity II: Psychiatric Disorders Among Young Adults. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2020 Mar 11. PMID: 32171633.
  4. Alegria M, Falgas-Bague I, Fong HF. Engagement of ethnic minorities in mental health care. World Psychiatry. 2020 Feb; 19(1):35-36. PMID: 31922667.
  5. Gibbons RD, Alegria M, Markle S, Fuentes L, Zhang L, Carmona R, Collazos F, Wang Y, Baca-García E. Development of a computerized adaptive substance use disorder scale for screening and measurement: the CAT-SUD. Addiction. 2020 07; 115(7):1382-1394. PMID: 31943486.
  6. Alegría M. Editorial: Increasing Access to Mental Health Care for Latinx Children: Moving in the Right Direction. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2020 Jul; 59(7):800-802. PMID: 31654695.
  7. Alegria M, Shrout PE, Canino G, Alvarez K, Wang Y, Bird H, Markle SL, Ramos-Olazagasti M, Rivera DV, Cook BL, Musa GJ, Falgas-Bague I, NeMoyer A, Dominique G, Duarte C. The effect of minority status and social context on the development of depression and anxiety: a longitudinal study of Puerto Rican descent youth. World Psychiatry. 2019 Oct; 18(3):298-307. PMID: 31496076.
  8. Rosenbloom JM, Jackson J, Alegria M, Alvarez K. Healthcare provider perceptions of disparities in perioperative care. J Natl Med Assoc. 2019 Dec; 111(6):616-624. PMID: 31431287.
  9. Alegría M, Frontera W, Cruz-Gonzalez M, Markle SL, Trinh-Shevrin C, Wang Y, Herrera L, Ishikawa RZ, Velazquez E, Fuentes L, Guo Y, Pan J, Cheung M, Wong J, Genatios U, Jimenez A, Ramos Z, Perez G, Wong JY, Chieng CK, Bartels SJ, Duan N, Shrout PE. Effectiveness of a Disability Preventive Intervention for Minority and Immigrant Elders: The Positive Minds-Strong Bodies Randomized Clinical Trial. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2019 12; 27(12):1299-1313. PMID: 31494015.
  10. Canino G, Shrout PE, NeMoyer A, Vila D, Santiago KM, Garcia P, Quiñones A, Cruz V, Alegria M. A comparison of the prevalence of psychiatric disorders in Puerto Rico with the United States and the Puerto Rican population of the United States. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2019 Mar; 54(3):369-378. PMID: 30649577.
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  11. Alegría M, NeMoyer A, Falgàs Bagué I, Wang Y, Alvarez K. Social Determinants of Mental Health: Where We Are and Where We Need to Go. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2018 09 17; 20(11):95. PMID: 30221308.
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  12. Alegria M, Nakash O, Johnson K, Ault-Brutus A, Carson N, Fillbrunn M, Wang Y, Cheng A, Harris T, Polo A, Lincoln A, Freeman E, Bostdorf B, Rosenbaum M, Epelbaum C, LaRoche M, Okpokwasili-Johnson E, Carrasco M, Shrout PE. Effectiveness of the DECIDE Interventions on Shared Decision Making and Perceived Quality of Care in Behavioral Health With Multicultural Patients: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Psychiatry. 2018 04 01; 75(4):325-335. PMID: 29466533.
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  13. Fong HF, Alegria M, Bair-Merritt MH, Beardslee W. Factors associated with mental health services referrals for children investigated by child welfare. Child Abuse Negl. 2018 05; 79:401-412. PMID: 29529594.
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  14. Fortuna LR, Cook B, Porche MV, Wang Y, Amaris AM, Alegria M. Sleep disturbance as a predictor of time to drug and alcohol use treatment in primary care. Sleep Med. 2018 02; 42:31-37. PMID: 29458743.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    
  15. Aguilera A, Ramos Z, Sistiva D, Wang Y, Alegria M. Homework completion via telephone and in-person Cognitive Behavioral Therapy among Latinos. Cognit Ther Res. 2018 Jun; 42(3):340-347. PMID: 29725144.
  16. Spoont M, Nelson D, van Ryn M, Alegria M. Racial and Ethnic Variation in Perceptions of VA Mental Health Providers are Associated With Treatment Retention Among Veterans With PTSD. Med Care. 2017 09; 55 Suppl 9 Suppl 2:S33-S42. PMID: 28806364.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  17. Alegria M, Drake RE, Kang HA, Metcalfe J, Liu J, DiMarzio K, Ali N. Simulations Test Impact Of Education, Employment, And Income Improvements On Minority Patients With Mental Illness. Health Aff (Millwood). 2017 06 01; 36(6):1024-1031. PMID: 28583960.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  18. Ault-Brutus A, Alegria M. Racial/ethnic differences in perceived need for mental health care and disparities in use of care among those with perceived need in 1990-1992 and 2001-2003. Ethn Health. 2018 02; 23(2):142-157. PMID: 27809570.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  19. Alvarez K, Wang Y, Alegria M, Ault-Brutus A, Ramanayake N, Yeh YH, Jeffries JR, Shrout PE. Psychometrics of shared decision making and communication as patient centered measures for two language groups. Psychol Assess. 2016 09; 28(9):1074-86. PMID: 27537002.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  20. Hoge MA, Karel MJ, Zeiss AM, Alegria M, Moye J. Strengthening psychology's workforce for older adults: Implications of the Institute of Medicine's report to Congress. Am Psychol. 2015 Apr; 70(3):265-78. PMID: 25844650.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  21. Adams AS, Soumerai SB, Zhang F, Gilden D, Burns M, Huskamp HA, Trinacty C, Alegria M, LeCates RF, Griggs JJ, Ross-Degnan D, Madden JM. Effects of eliminating drug caps on racial differences in antidepressant use among dual enrollees with diabetes and depression. Clin Ther. 2015 Mar 01; 37(3):597-609. PMID: 25620439.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  22. Johnson TP, Shariff-Marco S, Willis G, Cho YI, Breen N, Gee GC, Krieger N, Grant D, Alegria M, Mays VM, Williams DR, Landrine H, Liu B, Reeve BB, Takeuchi D, Ponce NA. Sources of Interactional Problems in a Survey of Racial/Ethnic Discrimination. Int J Public Opin Res. 2015; 27(2):244-263. PMID: 26166949.
  23. Kafali N, Cook B, Canino G, Alegria M. Cost-effectiveness of a randomized trial to treat depression among Latinos. J Ment Health Policy Econ. 2014 Jun; 17(2):41-50. PMID: 25153092.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  24. Alegría M, Roter DL, Valentine A, Chen CN, Li X, Lin J, Rosen D, Lapatin S, Normand SL, Larson S, Shrout PE. Patient-clinician ethnic concordance and communication in mental health intake visits. Patient Educ Couns. 2013 Nov; 93(2):188-96. PMID: 23896127.
    Citations: 10     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  25. Le Cook B, Manning W, Alegria M. Measuring disparities across the distribution of mental health care expenditures. J Ment Health Policy Econ. 2013 Mar; 16(1):3-12. PMID: 23676411.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  26. Green JG, Gruber MJ, Kessler RC, Lin JY, McLaughlin KA, Sampson NA, Zaslavsky AM, Alegria M. Diagnostic validity across racial and ethnic groups in the assessment of adolescent DSM-IV disorders. Int J Methods Psychiatr Res. 2012 Dec; 21(4):311-20. PMID: 23148026.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  27. Carson N, Lê Cook B, Chen CN, Alegria M. Racial/ethnic differences in video game and Internet use among US adolescents with mental health and educational difficulties. J Child Media. 2012; 6(4):450-468. PMID: 29167696.
  28. Alegria M, Hasnain-Wynia R, Ayanian JZ. Taking the measure of health care disparities. Health Serv Res. 2012 Jun; 47(3 Pt 2):1225-31. PMID: 22568673.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  29. Alegría M, Lin JY, Green JG, Sampson NA, Gruber MJ, Kessler RC. Role of referrals in mental health service disparities for racial and ethnic minority youth. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2012 Jul; 51(7):703-711.e2. PMID: 22721593.
    Citations: 11     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  30. Alegria M, Lin J, Chen CN, Duan N, Cook B, Meng XL. The impact of insurance coverage in diminishing racial and ethnic disparities in behavioral health services. Health Serv Res. 2012 Jun; 47(3 Pt 2):1322-44. PMID: 22568675.
    Citations: 23     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  31. Alegría M, Katz A, Ishikawa RZ, Diaz-Linhart Y, Valentine A, Lapatin S. The role of sociocultural information in mental health intake sessions. Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci. 2012; 49(3):194-201. PMID: 23314090.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  32. Chatterji P, Alegria M, Takeuchi D. Psychiatric disorders and labor market outcomes: evidence from the National Comorbidity Survey-Replication. J Health Econ. 2011 Sep; 30(5):858-68. PMID: 21782264.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  33. Carson NJ, Stewart M, Lin JY, Alegria M. Use and quality of mental health services for Haitian youth. Ethn Health. 2011 Dec; 16(6):567-82. PMID: 22050537.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  34. Porche MV, Fortuna LR, Lin J, Alegria M. Childhood trauma and psychiatric disorders as correlates of school dropout in a national sample of young adults. Child Dev. 2011 May-Jun; 82(3):982-98. PMID: 21410919.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  35. Alegría M, Wong Y, Mulvaney-Day N, Nillni A, Proctor E, Nickel M, Jones L, Green B, Koegel P, Wright A, Wells KB. Community-based partnered research: new directions in mental health services research. Ethn Dis. 2011; 21(3 Suppl 1):S1-8-16. PMID: 22352075.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  36. Alegria M, Carson NJ, Goncalves M, Keefe K. Disparities in treatment for substance use disorders and co-occurring disorders for ethnic/racial minority youth. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2011 Jan; 50(1):22-31. PMID: 21156267.
    Citations: 30     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  37. Alegria M, Vallas M, Pumariega AJ. Racial and ethnic disparities in pediatric mental health. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am. 2010 Oct; 19(4):759-74. PMID: 21056345.
    Citations: 32     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  38. Marques L, Alegria M, Becker AE, Chen CN, Fang A, Chosak A, Diniz JB. Comparative prevalence, correlates of impairment, and service utilization for eating disorders across US ethnic groups: Implications for reducing ethnic disparities in health care access for eating disorders. Int J Eat Disord. 2011 Jul; 44(5):412-20. PMID: 20665700.
    Citations: 73     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  39. Fortuna LR, Alegria M, Gao S. Retention in depression treatment among ethnic and racial minority groups in the United States. Depress Anxiety. 2010 May; 27(5):485-94. PMID: 20336808.
    Citations: 20     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  40. Lê Cook B, Carson N, Alegria M. Assessing racial/ethnic differences in the social consequences of early-onset psychiatric disorder. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2010 May; 21(2 Suppl):49-66. PMID: 20453376.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  41. Carson N, Lê Cook B, Alegria M. Social determinants of mental health treatment among Haitian, African American, and White youth in community health centers. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2010 May; 21(2 Suppl):32-48. PMID: 20453375.
    Citations: 14     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  42. Alegria M, Atkins M, Farmer E, Slaton E, Stelk W. One size does not fit all: taking diversity, culture and context seriously. Adm Policy Ment Health. 2010 Mar; 37(1-2):48-60. PMID: 20165910.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  43. Goldman HH, Glied SA, Alegria M. Conclusion: mental health in the mainstream of public policy. Am J Psychiatry. 2009 Nov; 166(11):1215-6. PMID: 19884235.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  44. Alegría M, Sribney W, Perez D, Laderman M, Keefe K. The role of patient activation on patient-provider communication and quality of care for US and foreign born Latino patients. J Gen Intern Med. 2009 Nov; 24 Suppl 3:534-41. PMID: 19842003.
    Citations: 41     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  45. Horvitz-Lennon M, McGuire TG, Alegria M, Frank RG. Racial and ethnic disparities in the treatment of a Medicaid population with schizophrenia. Health Serv Res. 2009 Dec; 44(6):2106-22. PMID: 19780855.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  46. Chatterji P, Alegria M, Takeuchi D. Racial/ethnic differences in the effects of psychiatric disorders on employment. Atl Econ J. 2009 Sep 01; 37(3):243-257. PMID: 19898677.
    Citations: 4     
  47. Alegria M. The challenge of acculturation measures: what are we missing? A commentary on Thomson & Hoffman-Goetz. Soc Sci Med. 2009 Oct; 69(7):996-8. PMID: 19664868.
    Citations: 34     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  48. Guarnaccia PJ, Lewis-Fernandez R, Martinez Pincay I, Shrout P, Guo J, Torres M, Canino G, Alegria M. Ataque de nervios as a marker of social and psychiatric vulnerability: results from the NLAAS. Int J Soc Psychiatry. 2010 May; 56(3):298-309. PMID: 19592438.
    Citations: 13     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  49. Alegria M, Shrout PE, Torres M, Lewis-Fernández R, Abelson JM, Powell M, Interian A, Lin J, Laderman M, Canino G. Lessons learned from the clinical reappraisal study of the Composite International Diagnostic Interview with Latinos. Int J Methods Psychiatr Res. 2009 Jun; 18(2):84-95. PMID: 19507168.
    Citations: 28     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  50. Alegría M. Training for research in mental health and HIV/AIDS among racial and ethnic minority populations: meeting the needs of new investigators. Am J Public Health. 2009 Apr; 99 Suppl 1:S26-30. PMID: 19246670.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  51. Alegria M. AcademyHealth 25th Annual Research Meeting chair address: From a science of recommendation to a science of implementation. Health Serv Res. 2009 Feb; 44(1):5-14. PMID: 19146564.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  52. Shariff-Marco S, Gee GC, Breen N, Willis G, Reeve BB, Grant D, Ponce NA, Krieger N, Landrine H, Williams DR, Alegria M, Mays VM, Johnson TP, Brown ER. A mixed-methods approach to developing a self-reported racial/ethnic discrimination measure for use in multiethnic health surveys. Ethn Dis. 2009; 19(4):447-53. PMID: 20073147.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  53. Vega WA, Canino G, Cao Z, Alegria M. Prevalence and correlates of dual diagnoses in U.S. Latinos. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2009 Feb 01; 100(1-2):32-8. PMID: 19028025.
    Citations: 19     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  54. Fortuna LR, Porche MV, Alegria M. Political violence, psychosocial trauma, and the context of mental health services use among immigrant Latinos in the United States. Ethn Health. 2008 Nov 01; 13(5):435-63. PMID: 18850369.
    Citations: 25     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  55. Alegría M, Chatterji P, Wells K, Cao Z, Chen CN, Takeuchi D, Jackson J, Meng XL. Disparity in depression treatment among racial and ethnic minority populations in the United States. Psychiatr Serv. 2008 Nov; 59(11):1264-72. PMID: 18971402.
    Citations: 205     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  56. Alegría M, Nakash O, Lapatin S, Oddo V, Gao S, Lin J, Normand SL. How missing information in diagnosis can lead to disparities in the clinical encounter. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2008 Nov; 14 Suppl:S26-35. PMID: 18843234.
    Citations: 15     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  57. Duan N, Meng XL, Lin JY, Chen CN, Alegria M. Disparities in defining disparities: statistical conceptual frameworks. Stat Med. 2008 Sep 10; 27(20):3941-56. PMID: 18626925.
    Citations: 12     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  58. Goldman HH, Glied SA, Alegria M. Mental health in the mainstream of public policy: research issues and opportunities. Am J Psychiatry. 2008 Sep; 165(9):1099-101. PMID: 18765490.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  59. Rappaport N, Alegria M, Mulvaney-Day N, Boyle B. STAYING AT THE TABLE: BUILDING SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITY-RESEARCH PARTNERSHIPS. J Community Psychol. 2008 Aug 01; 36(6):693-701. PMID: 23667274.
    Citations: 3     
  60. Pérez DJ, Fortuna L, Alegria M. Prevalence and Correlates of Everyday Discrimination among U.S. Latinos. J Community Psychol. 2008 May 01; 36(4):421-433. PMID: 19960098.
    Citations: 94     
  61. Alegría M, Polo A, Gao S, Santana L, Rothstein D, Jimenez A, Hunter ML, Mendieta F, Oddo V, Normand SL. Evaluation of a patient activation and empowerment intervention in mental health care. Med Care. 2008 Mar; 46(3):247-56. PMID: 18388839.
    Citations: 63     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  62. Alegría M, Canino G, Shrout PE, Woo M, Duan N, Vila D, Torres M, Chen CN, Meng XL. Prevalence of mental illness in immigrant and non-immigrant U.S. Latino groups. Am J Psychiatry. 2008 Mar; 165(3):359-69. PMID: 18245178.
    Citations: 201     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  63. Rivera FI, Guarnaccia PJ, Mulvaney-Day N, Lin JY, Torres M, Alegria M. Family Cohesion and its Relationship to Psychological Distress among Latino Groups. Hisp J Behav Sci. 2008; 30(3):357-378. PMID: 19444326.
    Citations: 38     
  64. Ortega AN, Canino G, Alegria M. Lifetime and 12-month intermittent explosive disorder in Latinos. Am J Orthopsychiatry. 2008 Jan; 78(1):133-9. PMID: 18444735.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  65. Alegria M, Woo M, Cao Z, Torres M, Meng XL, Striegel-Moore R. Prevalence and correlates of eating disorders in Latinos in the United States. Int J Eat Disord. 2007 Nov; 40 Suppl:S15-21. PMID: 17584870.
    Citations: 62     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  66. Cochran SD, Mays VM, Alegria M, Ortega AN, Takeuchi D. Mental health and substance use disorders among Latino and Asian American lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults. J Consult Clin Psychol. 2007 Oct; 75(5):785-94. PMID: 17907860.
    Citations: 56     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  67. Alegria M, Shrout PE, Woo M, Guarnaccia P, Sribney W, Vila D, Polo A, Cao Z, Mulvaney-Day N, Torres M, Canino G. Understanding differences in past year psychiatric disorders for Latinos living in the US. Soc Sci Med. 2007 Jul; 65(2):214-30. PMID: 17499899.
    Citations: 77     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  68. Duan N, Alegria M, Canino G, McGuire TG, Takeuchi D. Survey conditioning in self-reported mental health service use: randomized comparison of alternative instrument formats. Health Serv Res. 2007 Apr; 42(2):890-907. PMID: 17362223.
    Citations: 16     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  69. Fortuna LR, Perez DJ, Canino G, Sribney W, Alegria M. Prevalence and correlates of lifetime suicidal ideation and suicide attempts among Latino subgroups in the United States. J Clin Psychiatry. 2007 Apr; 68(4):572-81. PMID: 17474813.
    Citations: 29     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  70. Alegria M, Sribney W, Woo M, Torres M, Guarnaccia P. Looking Beyond Nativity: The Relation of Age of Immigration, Length of Residence, and Birth Cohorts to the Risk of Onset of Psychiatric Disorders for Latinos. Res Hum Dev. 2007; 4(1):19-47. PMID: 19412354.
    Citations: 55     
  71. Guarnaccia PJ, Pincay IM, Alegria M, Shrout P, Lewis-Fernandez R, Canino G. Assessing Diversity among Latinos: Results from the NLAAS. Hisp J Behav Sci. 2007; 29(4):510-534. PMID: 19672330.
    Citations: 37     
  72. Alegría M, Mulvaney-Day N, Woo M, Torres M, Gao S, Oddo V. Correlates of past-year mental health service use among Latinos: results from the National Latino and Asian American Study. Am J Public Health. 2007 Jan; 97(1):76-83. PMID: 17138911.
    Citations: 82     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  73. Alegría M, Mulvaney-Day N, Torres M, Polo A, Cao Z, Canino G. Prevalence of psychiatric disorders across Latino subgroups in the United States. Am J Public Health. 2007 Jan; 97(1):68-75. PMID: 17138910.
    Citations: 165     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  74. McGuire TG, Alegria M, Cook BL, Wells KB, Zaslavsky AM. Implementing the Institute of Medicine definition of disparities: an application to mental health care. Health Serv Res. 2006 Oct; 41(5):1979-2005. PMID: 16987312.
    Citations: 64     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  75. Alegría M, Page JB, Hansen H, Cauce AM, Robles R, Blanco C, Cortes DE, Amaro H, Morales A, Berry P. Improving drug treatment services for Hispanics: research gaps and scientific opportunities. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2006 Sep; 84 Suppl 1:S76-84. PMID: 16781087.
    Citations: 43     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  76. Alegría M, Cao Z, McGuire TG, Ojeda VD, Sribney B, Woo M, Takeuchi D. Health insurance coverage for vulnerable populations: contrasting Asian Americans and Latinos in the United States. Inquiry. 2006; 43(3):231-54. PMID: 17176967.
    Citations: 33     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  77. Alegria M, Canino G, Stinson FS, Grant BF. Nativity and DSM-IV psychiatric disorders among Puerto Ricans, Cuban Americans, and non-Latino Whites in the United States: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions. J Clin Psychiatry. 2006 Jan; 67(1):56-65. PMID: 16426089.
    Citations: 78     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  78. Alegría M, Frank R, McGuire T. Managed care and systems cost-effectiveness: treatment for depression. Med Care. 2005 Dec; 43(12):1225-33. PMID: 16299434.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  79. Roberts RE, Alegria M, Roberts CR, Chen IG. Concordance of reports of mental health functioning by adolescents and their caregivers: a comparison of European, African and Latino Americans. J Nerv Ment Dis. 2005 Aug; 193(8):528-34. PMID: 16082297.
    Citations: 12     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  80. Norris FH, Alegria M. Mental health care for ethnic minority individuals and communities in the aftermath of disasters and mass violence. CNS Spectr. 2005 Feb; 10(2):132-40. PMID: 15685124.
    Citations: 12     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  81. Wells K, Miranda J, Bruce ML, Alegria M, Wallerstein N. Bridging community intervention and mental health services research. Am J Psychiatry. 2004 Jun; 161(6):955-63. PMID: 15169681.
    Citations: 45     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  82. Alegría M, Canino G, Lai S, Ramirez RR, Chavez L, Rusch D, Shrout PE. Understanding caregivers' help-seeking for Latino children's mental health care use. Med Care. 2004 May; 42(5):447-55. PMID: 15083105.
    Citations: 25     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  83. Alegria M, Vila D, Woo M, Canino G, Takeuchi D, Vera M, Febo V, Guarnaccia P, Aguilar-Gaxiola S, Shrout P. Cultural relevance and equivalence in the NLAAS instrument: integrating etic and emic in the development of cross-cultural measures for a psychiatric epidemiology and services study of Latinos. Int J Methods Psychiatr Res. 2004; 13(4):270-88. PMID: 15719532.
    Citations: 76     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  84. Alegria M, Takeuchi D, Canino G, Duan N, Shrout P, Meng XL, Vega W, Zane N, Vila D, Woo M, Vera M, Guarnaccia P, Aguilar-Gaxiola S, Sue S, Escobar J, Lin KM, Gong F. Considering context, place and culture: the National Latino and Asian American Study. Int J Methods Psychiatr Res. 2004; 13(4):208-20. PMID: 15719529.
    Citations: 194     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  85. Canino G, Shrout PE, Rubio-Stipec M, Bird HR, Bravo M, Ramirez R, Chavez L, Alegria M, Bauermeister JJ, Hohmann A, Ribera J, Garcia P, Martinez-Taboas A. The DSM-IV rates of child and adolescent disorders in Puerto Rico: prevalence, correlates, service use, and the effects of impairment. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 2004 Jan; 61(1):85-93. PMID: 14706947.
    Citations: 120     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  86. Alegría M, McGuire T. Rethinking a universal framework in the psychiatric symptom-disorder relationship. J Health Soc Behav. 2003 Sep; 44(3):257-74. PMID: 14582307.
    Citations: 25     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  87. Alegría M, Canino G, Ríos R, Vera M, Calderón J, Rusch D, Ortega AN. Inequalities in use of specialty mental health services among Latinos, African Americans, and non-Latino whites. Psychiatr Serv. 2002 Dec; 53(12):1547-55. PMID: 12461214.
    Citations: 164     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  88. Ramirez P, Parrilla P, Sanchez Bueno F, Robles R, Pons JA, Bixquert V, Nicolas S, Nuñez R, Alegria MS, Miras M, et al. Fulminant hepatic failure after Lepiota mushroom poisoning. J Hepatol. 1993 Aug; 19(1):51-4. PMID: 8301042.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
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