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Mortality in Relation to Changes in a Healthy Aging Index: The Health, Aging and Body Composition Study.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2018 May 4. Epub 2018 May 4.

Center for Aging and Population Health, Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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May 2018

Volumetric bone mineral density (vBMD), bone structure, and structural geometry among rural South Indian, US Caucasian, and Afro-Caribbean older men.

Arch Osteoporos 2018 May 22;13(1):60. Epub 2018 May 22.

Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 15260, USA.

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May 2018

Air pollutants may be environmental risk factors in chronic rhinosinusitis disease progression.

Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2018 Mar 6;8(3):377-384. Epub 2017 Dec 6.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

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March 2018

The association of air pollutants and allergic and nonallergic rhinitis in chronic rhinosinusitis.

Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2018 Mar 11;8(3):369-376. Epub 2017 Dec 11.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

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March 2018

From early radiographic knee osteoarthritis to joint arthroplasty: Determinants of structural progression and symptoms.

Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 2018 Feb 13. Epub 2018 Feb 13.

Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA.

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February 2018

Age, Race, and Gender Factors in Incident Disability.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2018 Jan;73(2):194-197

Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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January 2018

Relationship between sensorimotor peripheral nerve function and indicators of cardiovascular autonomic function in older adults from the Health, Aging and Body Composition Study.

Exp Gerontol 2017 10 22;96:38-45. Epub 2017 Apr 22.

Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 130 N. Bellefield Ave., 5th Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States. Electronic address:

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October 2017

Long-term changes in time spent walking and subsequent cognitive and structural brain changes in older adults.

Neurobiol Aging 2017 Sep 6;57:153-161. Epub 2017 Jun 6.

Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Department of Physical Therapy, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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September 2017

Slowing gait and risk for cognitive impairment: The hippocampus as a shared neural substrate.

Neurology 2017 Jul 28;89(4):336-342. Epub 2017 Jun 28.

From the Department of Epidemiology (A.L.R., A.L.M., R.M.B., C.R.), School of Public Health, and Departments of Psychiatry and Bioengineering (H.J.A.), University of Pittsburgh, PA; Department of Neurology and Medicine (J.V.), Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY; Sticht Center for Healthy Aging and Alzheimer's Prevention (S.B.K.), Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC; Laboratory of Epidemiology and Population Sciences (T.B.H.), IRP, National Institute on Aging, NIH, Bethesda, MD; Departments of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Epidemiology (K.Y.), University of California, San Francisco; Department of Preventive Medicine (S. Satterfield), University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis; and Longitudinal Studies Section (S. Studenski), National Institute on Aging, Baltimore, MD.

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July 2017

Partial meniscectomy is associated with increased risk of incident radiographic osteoarthritis and worsening cartilage damage in the following year.

Eur Radiol 2017 Jan 27;27(1):404-413. Epub 2016 Apr 27.

Quantitative Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, FGH Building, 3rd floor, 820 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA, 02118, USA.

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January 2017

An Evaluation of the Longitudinal, Bidirectional Associations Between Gait Speed and Cognition in Older Women and Men.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2016 12 10;71(12):1616-1623. Epub 2016 Apr 10.

Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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December 2016

Slow gait, white matter characteristics, and prior 10-year interleukin-6 levels in older adults.

Neurology 2016 Nov 12;87(19):1993-1999. Epub 2016 Oct 12.

From the Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Department of Medicine (N.K.N.), Department of Neurology (O.L.L.) and the Pittsburgh Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (O.L.L., N.K.N.), University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health (R.M.B., G.L., A.B.N., C.R.), University of Pittsburgh, PA; Sticht Center on Aging (S.K.), Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC; Department of Psychiatry (K.Y.), University of California at San Francisco; and the Longitudinal Studies Section (S.A.S.), Translational Gerontology Branch, National Institute on Aging, Baltimore, MD.

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November 2016

Latent activity rhythm disturbance sub-groups and longitudinal change in depression symptoms among older men.

Chronobiol Int 2015 23;32(10):1427-37. Epub 2015 Nov 23.

a Department of Epidemiology , Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh , Pittsburgh , PA , USA .

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September 2016

The relationship between mitochondrial function and walking performance in older adults with a wide range of physical function.

Exp Gerontol 2016 08 12;81:1-7. Epub 2016 Apr 12.

Center for Aging and Population Health, Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, United States. Electronic address:

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August 2016

Trajectories of function and biomarkers with age: the CHS All Stars Study.

Int J Epidemiol 2016 08 6;45(4):1135-1145. Epub 2016 Jun 6.

Collaborative Health Studies Coordinating Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.

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August 2016

Mobility-Related Consequences of Reduced Lower-Extremity Peripheral Nerve Function with Age: A Systematic Review.

Aging Dis 2016 Aug 27;7(4):466-78. Epub 2015 Nov 27.

4Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA.

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August 2016

Determinants of patient preferences for total knee replacement: African-Americans and whites.

Arthritis Res Ther 2015 Dec 3;17:348. Epub 2015 Dec 3.

University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine and Philadelphia VA Medical Center, 3900 Woodland Ave., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104, USA.

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December 2015

Skeletal Muscle Mitochondrial Function and Fatigability in Older Adults.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2015 Nov 28;70(11):1379-85. Epub 2014 Aug 28.

Department of Epidemiology, Center for Aging and Population Health, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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November 2015

White matter hyperintensities in middle-aged adults with childhood-onset type 1 diabetes.

Neurology 2015 May 22;84(20):2062-9. Epub 2015 Apr 22.

From the Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health (K.A.N., T.J.O., J.C.Z., R.M.B., T.C., R.G.M., C.R.) and Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine (C.M.R., H.J.A., J.R.J., J.R.), University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; and VeraLight Inc. (J.D.M.), Albuquerque, NM.

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May 2015

Sensory and motor peripheral nerve function and longitudinal changes in quadriceps strength.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2015 Apr 15;70(4):464-70. Epub 2014 Oct 15.

Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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April 2015

Can structural joint damage measured with MR imaging be used to predict knee replacement in the following year?

Radiology 2015 Mar 3;274(3):810-20. Epub 2014 Oct 3.

From the Quantitative Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, FGH Building, 3rd Floor, 820 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02118 (F.W.R., A.G.); Department of Radiology, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany (F.W.R.); University of Arizona Arthritis Center & University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Ariz (C.K.K.); Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pa (M.J.H., Z.W.); Department of Rheumatology, Royal North Shore Hospital and Kolling Institute, University of Sydney, St Leonards, NSW, Australia (D.J.H.); Institute of Anatomy, Paracelsus Medical University, Salzburg, Austria (F.E.); Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pa (R.M.B.); Novartis Pharma AG, Basel, Switzerland (M.R.J.); and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif (M.C.N.).

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March 2015

Multisystem physiologic impairments and changes in gait speed of older adults.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2015 Mar 7;70(3):319-24. Epub 2014 Nov 7.

Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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March 2015

Statin use and decline in gait speed in community-dwelling older adults.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2015 Jan 23;63(1):124-9. Epub 2014 Dec 23.

Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing, Health Policy Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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January 2015

The Pittsburgh Fatigability scale for older adults: development and validation.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2015 Jan 31;63(1):130-5. Epub 2014 Dec 31.

Department of Epidemiology, Center for Aging and Population Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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January 2015

Trajectories of inflammatory markers and cognitive decline over 10 years.

Neurobiol Aging 2014 Dec 6;35(12):2785-2790. Epub 2014 Jun 6.

Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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December 2014

Sensory and motor peripheral nerve function and incident mobility disability.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2014 Dec 8;62(12):2273-9. Epub 2014 Dec 8.

Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Cambridge, Massachusetts; School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts.

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December 2014

Cardiorespiratory fitness and brain diffusion tensor imaging in adults over 80 years of age.

Brain Res 2014 Nov 6;1588:63-72. Epub 2014 Sep 6.

Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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November 2014

Using the memory impairment screen over the telephone to determine fall risk in community-dwelling older adults.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2014 Oct;62(10):1983-4

Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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October 2014

Transition to sarcopenia and determinants of transitions in older adults: a population-based study.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2014 Jun 7;69(6):751-8. Epub 2013 Sep 7.

Laboratory of Epidemiology and Population Sciences, Intramural Research Program, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland.

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June 2014

Heritability of and mortality prediction with a longevity phenotype: the healthy aging index.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2014 Apr 2;69(4):479-85. Epub 2013 Aug 2.

Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, A527 Crabtree Hall, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261.

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April 2014

Peripheral nerve function and lower extremity muscle power in older men.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2014 Apr 16;95(4):726-33. Epub 2013 Dec 16.

Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. Electronic address:

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April 2014

Change in inflammatory markers and cognitive status in the oldest-old women from the Study of Osteoporotic Fractures.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2014 Apr 2;62(4):662-6. Epub 2014 Apr 2.

Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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April 2014

A variant of sparse partial least squares for variable selection and data exploration.

Front Neuroinform 2014 3;8:18. Epub 2014 Mar 3.

Department of Epidemiology, Center for Aging and Population Health, University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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March 2014

Do changes in circulating biomarkers track with each other and with functional changes in older adults?

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2014 Feb 28;69(2):174-81. Epub 2013 Jun 28.

Bellefield Professional Building 4th Floor, 130 North Bellefield Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.

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February 2014

Body composition explains sex differential in physical performance among older adults.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2014 Jan 16;69(1):93-100. Epub 2013 May 16.

MS, 130 North Bellefield Avenue, Suite 500, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.

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January 2014

Racial differences in antilipemic use and lipid control in high-risk older adults: post-Medicare Part D.

Am Heart J 2013 Oct 28;166(4):792-7. Epub 2013 Aug 28.

Department of Medicine (Geriatrics), University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. Electronic address:

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October 2013

Race, sex, and total knee replacement consideration: role of social support.

Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 2013 Jul;65(7):1103-11

University of Pittsburgh and Pittsburgh, VA Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.

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July 2013

Reproducibility of peroneal motor nerve conduction measurement in older adults.

Clin Neurophysiol 2013 Mar 26;124(3):603-9. Epub 2012 Sep 26.

Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States.

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March 2013

Association of a Modified Physiologic Index with mortality and incident disability: the Health, Aging, and Body Composition study.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2012 Dec 30;67(12):1439-46. Epub 2012 Apr 30.

Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Bellefield Professional Building 4th Floor, 130 North Bellefield Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA.

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December 2012

Vitamin B12 and homocysteine levels and 6-year change in peripheral nerve function and neurological signs.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2012 May 12;67(5):537-43. Epub 2011 Dec 12.

Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA.

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May 2012

NK-like T cells and plasma cytokines, but not anti-viral serology, define immune fingerprints of resilience and mild disability in exceptional aging.

PLoS One 2011 20;6(10):e26558. Epub 2011 Oct 20.

Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America.

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February 2012

Slower gait, slower information processing and smaller prefrontal area in older adults.

Age Ageing 2012 Jan 28;41(1):58-64. Epub 2011 Sep 28.

Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, 130 N. Bellefield Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA.

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January 2012

Arterial stiffness and cognitive decline in well-functioning older adults.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2011 Dec 18;66(12):1336-42. Epub 2011 Jul 18.

Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3545, USA.

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December 2011

Analgesic use for knee and hip osteoarthritis in community-dwelling elders.

Pain Med 2011 Nov 12;12(11):1628-36. Epub 2011 Oct 12.

Department of Medicine (Geriatrics), School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.

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November 2011

Measurement of organ structure and function enhances understanding of the physiological basis of frailty: the Cardiovascular Health Study.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2011 Sep 24;59(9):1581-8. Epub 2011 Aug 24.

Medical Scientist Training Program, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA.

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September 2011

Parent satisfaction with the electronic medical record in an academic pediatric rheumatology practice.

J Med Internet Res 2011 May 27;13(2):e40. Epub 2011 May 27.

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA.

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May 2011

The effect of medication use on urinary incontinence in community-dwelling elderly women.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2010 Sep;58(9):1715-20

Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.

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September 2010

Long-term retention of older adults in the Cardiovascular Health Study: implications for studies of the oldest old.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2010 Apr;58(4):696-701

Center for Aging and Population Health, Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Room 515, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA.

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April 2010

Cardiovascular disease is associated with greater incident dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate decline in the oldest old: the cardiovascular health study all stars study.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2010 Mar 16;58(3):421-6. Epub 2010 Feb 16.

Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

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March 2010

A physiologic index of comorbidity: relationship to mortality and disability.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2008 Jun;63(6):603-9

Center for Aging and Population Health, University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, 130 N. Bellefield Ave. Room 532, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA.

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June 2008

Inflammatory markers and incident fracture risk in older men and women: the Health Aging and Body Composition Study.

J Bone Miner Res 2007 Jul;22(7):1088-95

Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA.

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July 2007

Improving the timeliness of written patient notification of mammography results by mammography centers.

Breast J 2004 Jan-Feb;10(1):10-9

Virginia Health Quality Center, Glen Allen, VA 23060, USA.

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February 2004

Collaborative Initiatives in the Care of Early Stage Breast Cancer: Reduction in Variation of Breast-Conserving Therapy.

Breast J 2000 Mar;6(2):108-114

Virginia Health Quality Center, Division of General Internal Medicine, and Department of Surgery, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia.

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March 2000