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Xin Qi Dong, MD, MPH

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Primary Care, Adult
Board Certification:
  • Geriatric Medicine (PCP)
  • Internal Medicine
Faculty Rank: Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Rush Medical College
Residency: Yale University School of Medicine - Internal Medicine
Fellowship: Yale University School of Medicine - Geriatric Medicine
Clinical Expertise:
  • Elder abuse
  • Older adult health
Research Interests:
  • Elder mistreatment
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. Elder Abuse: Systematic Review and Implications for Practice.
    Dong XQ
    J Am Geriatr Soc
    2015 Jun
  2. Assessing the Health Needs of Chinese Older Adults: Findings from a Community-Based Participatory Research Study in Chicago's Chinatown
    Dong X, Chang ES, Wong E, Wong B, Skarupski KA, Simon MA
    J Aging Res
    2011 Jan 3
  3. Is impairment in physical function associated with increased risk of elder mistreatment? Findings from a community-dwelling Chinese population
    Dong X, Simon MA
    Public Health Rep
    2010 Sep-Oct
  4. How Do U.S. Chinese Older Adults View Elder Mistreatment? Findings From a Community-Based Participatory Research Study
    Dong X, Chang ES, Wong E, Wong B, Simon MA
    J Aging Health
    2010 Nov 4
  5. The associations of gender, depression and elder mistreatment in a community-dwelling Chinese population: the modifying effect of social support
    Dong X, Beck T, Simon MA
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr
    2010 Mar-Apr
  6. Physical function decline and the risk of elder self-neglect in a community-dwelling population
    Dong X, Simon M, Fulmer T, Mendes de Leon CF, Rajan B, Evans DA
    2010 Jun
  7. A cross-sectional population-based study of elder self-neglect and psychological, health, and social factors in a biracial community
    Dong X, Simon M, Beck T, Evans D
    Aging Ment Health
    2010 Jan
  8. Health and aging in a Chinese population: urban and rural disparities
    Dong X, Simon MA
    Geriatr Gerontol Int
    2010 Jan
  9. Elder Abuse and Mortality: The Role of Psychological and Social Wellbeing
    Dong XQ, Simon MA, Beck TT, Farran C, McCann JJ, Mendes de Leon CF, Laumann E, Evans DA
    2010 Dec 2
  10. Integrating cultural humility into health care professional education and training
    Chang ES, Simon M, Dong X
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract
    2010 Dec 16
  11. Decline in cognitive function and risk of elder self-neglect: finding from the Chicago Health Aging Project
    Dong X, Simon MA, Wilson RS, Mendes de Leon CF, Rajan KB, Evans DA
    J Am Geriatr Soc
    2010 Dec
    58(12):2292-9; doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03156.x
  12. Self-neglect and cognitive function among community-dwelling older persons
    Dong X, Wilson RS, Mendes de Leon CF, Evans DA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry
    2010 Aug
  13. Cross-sectional study of the characteristics of reported elder self-neglect in a community-dwelling population: findings from a population-based cohort.
    Dong XQ, Simon M, Evans D.
    Gerontology. 2010
    56(3):325-34. doi: 10.1159/000243164. Epub 2009 Sep 26.
  14. Loneliness and mistreatment of older Chinese women: does social support matter?
    Dong X, Beck T, Simon MA
    J Women Aging
    2009 Oct
  15. Is greater self-neglect severity associated with lower levels of physical function?
    Dong X, Mendes de Leon CF, Evans DA
    J Aging Health
    2009 Jun
  16. Elder self-neglect and abuse and mortality risk in a community-dwelling population
    Dong X, Simon M, Mendes de Leon C, Fulmer T, Beck T, Hebert L, Dyer C, Paveza G, Evans D
    2009 Aug 5
  17. Relation of hemoglobin to level of cognitive function in older persons.
    Shah RC, Wilson RS, Tang Y, Dong X, Murray A, Bennett DA.
    Neuroepidemiology. 2009
    32(1):40-6. doi: 10.1159/000170905. Epub 2008 Nov 12.
  18. A population-based study of hemoglobin, race, and mortality in elderly persons.
    Dong X, Mendes de Leon C, Artz A, Tang Y, Shah R, Evans D.
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2008
    2008 Aug
  19. Is greater social support a protective factor against elder mistreatment?
    Dong X, Simon MA
  20. Depression and elder abuse and neglect among a community-dwelling Chinese elderly population
    Dong X, Simon MA, Odwazny R, Gorbien M
    J Elder Abuse Negl