Publications by authors named "Matthew H Liang"

89Publications

Clinical practice guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America, American Academy of Neurology, and American College of Rheumatology: 2020 guidelines for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of Lyme disease.

Neurology 2020 Nov 30. Epub 2020 Nov 30.

From the Duke University School of Medicine (P.M.L.), Durham, NC; Pathway Neurology (J. Rumbaugh), Tampa, FL; Yale University (L.K.B., L.E.R.), New Haven, CT; Case Western Reserve University, VA Northeast Ohio Healthcare System (Y.T.F.-Y.), Cleveland; New York University School of Medicine (M.E.A.-R.), New York; Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (P.G.A.), Baltimore, MD; Geisinger Medical Center (K.B.), Danville, PA; Tufts Medical Center (R.R.B., H.C.M., M.C.O., E.E.V.), Boston, MA; Childrens Hospital and Clinical of Minnesota (K.K.B.), Minneapolis; University of British Columbia (W.R.B.), Vancouver Canada; Massachusetts General Hospital (J.A.B., A.C.S.), Boston; Washington University School of Medicine (D.B.C.), St. Louis, Missouri; Connecticut Children's Medical Center (F.J.D.M., L.S.Z.), Hartford, CT; Atlantic Health System (J.J.H.), Summit, NJ; Yale School of Public Health (P.J.K.), New Haven, CT; University of Montreal (V.L.), Quebec, Canada; Brigham and Women's Hospital (M.H.L.), Boston, MA; Boston Children's Hospital (L.E.N., R.S.), Massachusetts; Medical College of Wisconsin (J.(J.)J.N.), Waowatosa; University of Pennsylvania (A.A.P.), Philadelphia; Consumer Representative (J. Rips), Omaha, NE; Temple University (M.L.S.), Philadelphia, PA; Northwell Health (S.K.S.), New York, NY; University Medical Centre Ljubljana (F.S.), Slovenia; Michigan State University (J.T.), East Lansing; and New York Medical College (G.P.W.), Valhalla.

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November 2020

Research environment of clinician-scientists in China in health policy/health services research.

J Clin Epidemiol 2019 08 18;112:87-92. Epub 2019 May 18.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Department of Health Policy and Management, Section of Rheumatology, Veterans Healthcare System, Cooperative Studies Program, Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research & Information Center, Veterans Healthcare System, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA. Electronic address:

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August 2019

Development of clinical process measures for pediatric burn care: Understanding variation in practice patterns.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2018 04;84(4):620-627

From the Center for the Assessment of Pharmaceutical Practices (CAPP), Department of Health Law, Policy and Management (L.E.K., L.A.S., E.C.D.), Boston University School of Public Health; Shriners Hospitals for Children-Boston (R.L.S., A.F.L., C.M.R., M.L.); Massachusetts General Hospital (R.L.S., A.F.L., C.M.R., J.C.S., F.J.S., M.M., R.G.T.); Harvard Medical School (R.L.S., M.H.L., C.M.R., J.C.S.), Boston, Massachusetts; McGill University (G.D.S.), Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Brigham and Women's Hospital (M.H.L.); Boston VA Healthcare (M.H.L.); Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital (C.M.R., J.C.S.), Boston, Massachusetts; RTI International (M.S.-B.), Waltham, MA; Shriners Hospitals for Children-Northern California (T.P.), Sacramento, California; Shriners Hospitals for Children-Galveston (D.H.); University of Texas Medical Branch (W.M.), Galveston, Texas; and Shriners Hospitals for Children-Cincinnati (P.W., R.K.), Cincinnati, Ohio.

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April 2018

Associations of Weight Gain From Early to Middle Adulthood With Major Health Outcomes Later in Life.

JAMA 2017 Jul;318(3):255-269

Department of Nutrition, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts3Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts4Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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July 2017

Associations of Weight Gain From Early to Middle Adulthood With Major Health Outcomes Later in Life.

JAMA 2017 Jul;318(3):255-269

Department of Nutrition, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts3Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts4Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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July 2017

Preventive Treatments for Rheumatoid Arthritis: Issues Regarding Patient Preferences.

Curr Rheumatol Rep 2016 08;18(8):51

School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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August 2016

Quantifying Risk Factors for Long-Term Sleep Problems After Burn Injury in Young Adults.

J Burn Care Res 2017 Mar/Apr;38(2):e510-e520

From the *Research Center for Statistics and Actuarial Science in Medicine, School of Statistics, Xi'An University of Finance and Economics, Xi'An, China; †School of Insurance and Economics, University of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China; ‡Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; §Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; ‖Department of Mathematical Sciences, Bentley University, Waltham, Massachusetts; ¶Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; #Shriners Hospitals for Children-Boston, Boston, Massachusetts; **Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; ††Center for the Assessment of Pharmaceutical Practices (CAPP), Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts; ‡‡Sleep Disorders & Research Center, Department of Medicine, Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas; §§Department of Medicine, Rheumatology and Immunology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; ‖‖Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Los Angeles, California; ¶¶Shriners Hospitals for Children-Northern California, Sacramento, California; ##Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston, Texas; ***Shriners Hospitals for Children-Galveston, Galveston, Texas; †††Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD; ‡‡‡Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE; and §§§Member of Multi-Center Benchmarking Study Group are listed in Appendix.

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February 2018

Progress in defining clinically meaningful changes for clinical trials in nonrenal manifestations of SLE disease activity.

Arthritis Res Ther 2016 Jan 6;18. Epub 2016 Jan 6.

Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, 222-1 Wangsimni-ro, Seongdong-gu, Seoul, 04763, Republic of Korea.

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January 2016

Statistical considerations for stopping systemic lupus erythematosus clinical trials earlier.

Arthritis Res Ther 2015 Dec 4;17:345. Epub 2015 Dec 4.

Department of Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, 02118, USA.

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December 2015

Connective tissue diseases: SLE classification: plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose.

Nat Rev Rheumatol 2015 May 17;11(5):262-4. Epub 2015 Feb 17.

Division of Rheumatology, Immunology, and Allergy, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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May 2015

Improving participation in clinical trials of novel therapies: going back to basics.

Rheum Dis Clin North Am 2014 Aug;40(3):553-9, ix

Section of Rheumatology, VA Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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August 2014

Differences in treatment effect among clinical subgroups in a randomized clinical trial of long-acting injectable risperidone and oral antipsychotics in unstable chronic schizophrenia.

J Nerv Ment Dis 2014 Jan;202(1):13-7

*Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology and Research Information Center (MAVERIC) Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center (CSPCC), Boston; †Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT; and ‡Veterans Affairs (VA) Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven.

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January 2014

The effect of family characteristics on the recovery of burn injuries in children.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2012 Sep;73(3 Suppl 2):S205-12

Shriners Hospitals for Children, and Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.

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September 2012

Methods for assessment of health outcomes in children with burn injury: the Multi-Center Benchmarking Study.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2012 Sep;73(3 Suppl 2):S179-88

Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA.

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September 2012

Measuring the cost of care for children with acute burn injury.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2012 Sep;73(3 Suppl 2):S229-33

Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA.

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September 2012

Clinical course and management of a consecutive series of patients with "healed temporal arteritis".

J Rheumatol 2012 Feb 1;39(2):295-302. Epub 2011 Dec 1.

Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Department of Pathology and Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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February 2012

A piece of my mind. The quiet epidemic.

JAMA 2011 Nov;306(17):1843-4

Rehabilitation Services and Division of Rheumatology, Immunology, and Allergy, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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November 2011

Long-acting risperidone and oral antipsychotics in unstable schizophrenia.

N Engl J Med 2011 Mar;364(9):842-51

Veterans Affairs (VA) New England Mental Illness, Research Education and Clinical Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA.

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March 2011

New developments in osteoarthritis. Prevention of injury-related knee osteoarthritis: opportunities for the primary and secondary prevention of knee osteoarthritis.

Arthritis Res Ther 2010 31;12(4):215. Epub 2010 Aug 31.

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6T 1Z3.

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January 2011

A randomized trial of three psychosocial treatments for the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis.

Semin Arthritis Rheum 2010 Dec;40(3):222-32

Department of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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December 2010

Prediction of nonspecific side effects in rheumatoid arthritis patients by beliefs about medicines.

Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 2010 Jun;62(6):791-9

Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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June 2010

Early life factors and adult-onset rheumatoid arthritis.

J Rheumatol 2010 Jan 15;37(1):32-7. Epub 2009 Oct 15.

Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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January 2010

RA treatment study group: improvement in RA management.

Joint Bone Spine 2009 Jul 21;76(4):435-7. Epub 2009 Jun 21.

Building 10 Clinical Research Center, Room 4-1339, National Institute of Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1468, Bethesda, MD, USA.

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July 2009

A randomized controlled trial of an intervention to reduce low literacy barriers in inflammatory arthritis management.

Patient Educ Couns 2009 Jun 3;75(3):334-9. Epub 2009 Apr 3.

Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Boston, MA 02115, United States.

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June 2009

Improving the postmarket surveillance of total joint arthroplasty devices.

Open Rheumatol J 2008 25;2:7-12. Epub 2008 Feb 25.

Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, 399 Bathurst St., ECW 1-002, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 2S8; Clinical Epidemiology and Health Care Research Program, Department of Health Administration, University of Toronto, Canada.

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August 2012

Perinatal factors and adult-onset lupus.

Arthritis Rheum 2008 Aug;59(8):1155-61

Department of Epidemiology, Harvard University School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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August 2008

Management of Lyme disease.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2008 Apr;6(2):241-50

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 123 St Stephen's Green, Dublin 2, Ireland.

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April 2008

Determination of the minimal clinically important difference for seven fatigue measures in rheumatoid arthritis.

J Clin Epidemiol 2008 Jul 21;61(7):705-13. Epub 2008 Mar 21.

Arthritis Research Centre of Canada, Division of Rheumatology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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July 2008

A personality characteristic, somatic absorption, and the perception of somatic symptoms in rheumatoid arthritis patients.

J Rheumatol 2008 May 1;35(5):782-9. Epub 2008 Mar 1.

Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA.

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May 2008

Minimal clinically important difference for 7 measures of fatigue in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus.

J Rheumatol 2008 Apr 1;35(4):635-42. Epub 2008 Mar 1.

Division of Rheumatology, Immunology, and Allergy, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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April 2008

In memoriam: Lawren H. Daltroy, DrPH (December 23, 1948-September 22, 2003).

Authors:
Matthew H Liang

Health Educ Behav 2007 Jun;34(3):543-5

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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June 2007

A controlled trial of a novel primary prevention program for Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses.

Health Educ Behav 2007 Jun 27;34(3):531-42. Epub 2007 Apr 27.

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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June 2007

A pravastatin dose-escalation study in systemic lupus erythematosus.

Rheumatol Int 2007 Sep 3;27(11):1071-7. Epub 2007 Apr 3.

Division of Rheumatology, Immunology, and Allergy, Section of Clinical Sciences, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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September 2007

Can the adjusted mean SLEDAI-2K predict organ damage and coronary artery disease?

Authors:
Matthew H Liang

Nat Clin Pract Rheumatol 2006 Jan;2(1):10-1

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Rheumatology, Immunology, and Allergy, Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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January 2006

Radiographic joint space width in the fingers of patients with rheumatoid arthritis of less than one year's duration.

Arthritis Rheum 2006 May;54(5):1440-3

Robert B. Brigham Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases Clinical Research Center, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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May 2006

Translating outcomes measurement in experimental therapeutics of systemic rheumatic disease to patient care.

Authors:
Matthew H Liang

Rheum Dis Clin North Am 2006 Feb;32(1):1-8, vii

Division of Rheumatology, Immunology, and Allergy, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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February 2006

The effectiveness of anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy in preventing progressive radiographic joint damage in rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based study.

Arthritis Rheum 2006 Jan;54(1):54-9

Robert B. Brigham Atthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases Clinical Research Center, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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January 2006

Cardiac risk factor awareness and management in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus.

Arthritis Rheum 2004 Dec;51(6):983-8

Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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December 2004

A randomized clinical trial of a psychoeducational intervention to improve outcomes in systemic lupus erythematosus.

Arthritis Rheum 2004 Jun;50(6):1832-41

Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Robert B. Brigham Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases Clinical Research Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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June 2004

Standard grading system for rosacea: report of the National Rosacea Society Expert Committee on the classification and staging of rosacea.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2004 Jun;50(6):907-12

Division of Dermatologic and Dental Drug Products, Food and Drug Administration, Rochville, Maryland, USA.

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June 2004

Pushing the limits of patient-oriented outcome measurements in the search for disease modifying treatments for osteoarthritis.

Authors:
Matthew H Liang

J Rheumatol Suppl 2004 Apr;70:61-5

Department of Medicine, Rheumatology and Immunology, PBB-B3, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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April 2004

Translational research: getting the word and the meaning right.

Authors:
Matthew H Liang

Arthritis Rheum 2003 Oct;49(5):720-1

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Robert B. Brigham Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases Clinical Research Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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October 2003

The cardiovascular burden of lupus: a complex challenge.

Arch Intern Med 2003 Jul;163(13):1507-10

Hebrew University and Hadassah Medical School Jerusalem, Israel.

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July 2003

SLE - Practical and theoretical barriers to the prevention of accelerated atherosclerosis in systemic lupus erythematosus.

Arthritis Res Ther 2003 23;5(4):178-9. Epub 2003 May 23.

The Robert B, Brigham Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Disease Clinical Research Center, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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November 2003

Total hip replacement due to osteoarthritis: the importance of age, obesity, and other modifiable risk factors.

Am J Med 2003 Feb;114(2):93-8

Division of Rheumatology, Immunology, and Allergy, Robert B. Brigham Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases Clinical Research Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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February 2003

Atherosclerotic vascular disease in systemic lupus erythematosus.

J Natl Med Assoc 2002 Sep;94(9):813-9

Department of Medicine, Robert B. Brigham Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases Clinical Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA.

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September 2002

Measuring clinically important changes with patient-oriented questionnaires.

Med Care 2002 Apr;40(4 Suppl):II45-51

Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.

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April 2002