John A Batsis

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Anthropometric measurements and survival in older americans: results from the third national health and nutrition examination survey
    J A Batsis
    John A Batsis, MD, FACP, Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, Telephone 603 653 9500, Facsimile 603 650 0915, E mail
    J Nutr Health Aging 18:123-30. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Normal weight obesity and mortality in United States subjects ≥60 years of age (from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey)
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 112:1592-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Variation in the prevalence of sarcopenia and sarcopenic obesity in older adults associated with different research definitions: dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2004
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:974-80. 2013
  4. pmc Characterization of street food consumption in Palermo: possible effects on health
    Silvio Buscemi
    Department of Medicina Interna e Specialistica DIMIS, Faculty of Medicine University of Palermo Italy Policlinico P, Giaccone, Via del Vespro, 129 I 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Nutr J 10:119. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Quality of life after bariatric surgery: a population-based cohort study
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03765
    Am J Med 122:1055.e1-1055.e10. 2009
  6. pmc Body mass index (BMI) and risk of noncardiac postoperative medical complications in elderly hip fracture patients: a population-based study
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    J Hosp Med 4:E1-9. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Self-efficacy after bariatric surgery for obesity. A population-based cohort study
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Appetite 52:637-45. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Impact of body mass on hospital resource use in total hip arthroplasty
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Public Health Nutr 12:1122-32. 2009
  9. pmc Body mass index and risk of adverse cardiac events in elderly patients with hip fracture: a population-based study
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:419-26. 2009
  10. pmc Cardiovascular risk after bariatric surgery for obesity
    John A Batsis
    Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:930-7. 2008

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  1. doi request reprint Anthropometric measurements and survival in older americans: results from the third national health and nutrition examination survey
    J A Batsis
    John A Batsis, MD, FACP, Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, Telephone 603 653 9500, Facsimile 603 650 0915, E mail
    J Nutr Health Aging 18:123-30. 2014
    ..Further studies need to elucidate a possible protective role and interplay between adiposity and skeletal muscle in older adults. ..
  2. doi request reprint Normal weight obesity and mortality in United States subjects ≥60 years of age (from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey)
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 112:1592-8. 2013
    ..In conclusion, NWO in older adults is associated with cardiometabolic dysregulation and is a risk for cardiovascular mortality independent of BMI and central fat distribution...
  3. doi request reprint Variation in the prevalence of sarcopenia and sarcopenic obesity in older adults associated with different research definitions: dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2004
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:974-80. 2013
    ..To determine the prevalence range for sarcopenic obesity and its relationship with sex, age, and ethnicity...
  4. pmc Characterization of street food consumption in Palermo: possible effects on health
    Silvio Buscemi
    Department of Medicina Interna e Specialistica DIMIS, Faculty of Medicine University of Palermo Italy Policlinico P, Giaccone, Via del Vespro, 129 I 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Nutr J 10:119. 2011
    ..Despite the emergence of modern fast food, traditional SF persists worldwide, but the relationship of SF consumption with overall health, well-being, and obesity is unknown...
  5. doi request reprint Quality of life after bariatric surgery: a population-based cohort study
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03765
    Am J Med 122:1055.e1-1055.e10. 2009
    ..The primary aim of this project was to examine whether such patients have better quality of life and self-reported functional status compared with obese adults who do not have bariatric surgery...
  6. pmc Body mass index (BMI) and risk of noncardiac postoperative medical complications in elderly hip fracture patients: a population-based study
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    J Hosp Med 4:E1-9. 2009
    ..Obese patients are thought to be at higher risk of postoperative medical complications. We determined whether body mass index (BMI) is associated with postoperative in-hospital noncardiac complications following urgent hip fracture repair...
  7. doi request reprint Self-efficacy after bariatric surgery for obesity. A population-based cohort study
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Appetite 52:637-45. 2009
    ..We examined current eating self-efficacy in post-bariatric surgery patients comparing them to obese non-surgery patients to determine whether weight loss is associated with increased self-efficacy in post-bariatric surgery patients...
  8. doi request reprint Impact of body mass on hospital resource use in total hip arthroplasty
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Public Health Nutr 12:1122-32. 2009
    ..To determine the impact of BMI on post-operative outcomes and resource utilization following elective total hip arthroplasty (THA)...
  9. pmc Body mass index and risk of adverse cardiac events in elderly patients with hip fracture: a population-based study
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:419-26. 2009
    ..To determine whether obesity affects cardiac complications after hip fracture repair...
  10. pmc Cardiovascular risk after bariatric surgery for obesity
    John A Batsis
    Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:930-7. 2008
    ..In conclusion, bariatric surgery predicts long-term decreases in CV risk in obese patients...
  11. pmc Effect of bariatric surgery on the metabolic syndrome: a population-based, long-term controlled study
    John A Batsis
    Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:897-907. 2008
    ..To assess the effect of weight loss by bariatric surgery on the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome (MetS) and to examine predictors of MetS resolution...
  12. doi request reprint Body mass index and the impact on hospital resource use in patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty
    John A Batsis
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Arthroplasty 25:1250-7.e1. 2010
    ..44). Our results suggest that increased BMI does not lead to increased hospital resource use for total knee arthroplasty...
  13. doi request reprint Impact of bariatric surgery on quality of life, functional capacity, and symptoms in patients with heart failure
    William R Miranda
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Obes Surg 23:1011-5. 2013
    ..001); QoL (p < 0.01), frequency of exertional dyspnea (p = 0.01), and leg edema (p = 0.04) improved only in the BSx group. BSx induced weight loss and improved QoL and symptoms in morbidly obese patients with HF...
  14. pmc Trends in 10-year predicted risk of cardiovascular disease in the United States, 1976 to 2004
    Francisco Lopez-Jimenez
    Divisions of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:443-50. 2009
    ..We assessed these trends by applying the Framingham Heart Study prediction model to national data...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of weight loss on predicted cardiovascular risk: change in cardiac risk after bariatric surgery
    John A Batsis
    Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:772-84. 2007
    ..Our goal was to assess the effect of bariatric surgery on cardiovascular risk estimations of preventable, long-term adverse outcomes...
  16. doi request reprint Resource utilization of total knee arthroplasty patients cared for on specialty orthopedic surgery units
    John A Batsis
    Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Hosp Med 3:218-27. 2008
    ..The number and costs of arthoplasty surgeries continue to increase, requiring institutions to reexamine their existing practices for financial sustainability...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effects of a hospitalist care model on mortality of elderly patients with hip fractures
    John A Batsis
    Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Hosp Med 2:219-25. 2007
    ..Whether this improved efficiency affects long-term mortality is unknown...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cost savings of hip arthroplasty patients on specialized orthopedic surgery units
    John A Batsis
    Dartmouth Medical School, and Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:E5-11. 2009
    ..19 day; SD, 0.11 day; 95% CI, -0.02 day, 0.40 day. Our results suggest that SOS units, as one way of optimizing patient flow in the postoperative period, may reduce unnecessary inpatients costs...
  19. ncbi request reprint Validity of cardiovascular risk prediction models in Latin America and among Hispanics in the United States of America: a systematic review
    Mery Cortés-Bergoderi
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 32:131-9. 2012
    ..To assess the use and validity of prediction models to estimate the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in Latin America and among Hispanic populations in the United States of America...
  20. pmc Cardiovascular risk assessment--from individual risk prediction to estimation of global risk and change in risk in the population
    John A Batsis
    Dartmouth Medical School, 1 Rope Ferry Road, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    BMC Med 8:29. 2010
    ..Cardiovascular disease is the most common cause of death and risk prediction formulae such as the Framingham Risk Score have been developed to easily identify patients at high risk that may require therapeutic interventions...
  21. ncbi request reprint Care of the frail elder: the nexus of geriatrics and palliative care
    Abdullah Ladha
    Department of Medicine, Section of Palliative Medicine, Mayo Clinic, USA
    Minn Med 96:39-42. 2013
    ..This article describes frailty among the elderly, how frail patients might benefit from palliative care and several community-based programs that can improve the quality of life for home-bound frail elders...
  22. ncbi request reprint Witness to a heart attack?
    John A Batsis
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn, USA
    Am J Med 119:415-7. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint Celiac artery dissection: an uncommon cause of abdominal pain and weight loss
    John A Batsis
    Department of Medicine, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 3:xxx. 2005