Richard Frank Gillum

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Publications

  1. doi From papyrus to the electronic tablet: a brief history of the clinical medical record with lessons for the digital age
    Richard F Gillum
    Departments of Medicine and Community and Family Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC Electronic address
    Am J Med 126:853-7. 2013
  2. pmc Racial and geographic variation in coronary heart disease mortality trends
    Richard F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:410. 2012
  3. pmc Smoking, cognitive function and mortality in a U.S. national cohort study
    Richard F Gillum
    Geriatrics Division, Department of Medicine, Howard University, 2041 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:3628-36. 2011
  4. pmc Ethnic and geographic variation in stroke mortality trends
    Richard F Gillum
    Division of Geriatrics, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Stroke 42:3294-6. 2011
  5. pmc Population surveillance of dementia mortality
    Richard F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Howard University, 2041 Georgia Ave, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:1244-57. 2011
  6. pmc High-density lipoprotein cholesterol, cognitive function and mortality in a U.S. national cohort
    Richard F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, Howard University, College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Lipids Health Dis 10:26. 2011
  7. pmc Living with companion animals, physical activity and mortality in a U.S. national cohort
    Richard F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Howard University, 2041 Georgia Avenue, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:2452-9. 2010
  8. doi Disparities in rates of acute MI hospitalization and coronary procedures on the US-Mexico border
    Richard Frank Gillum
    Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Am J Med 123:625-30. 2010
  9. pmc Physical activity, cognitive function, and mortality in a US national cohort
    R F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, Howard University College of Medicine, 2041 Georgia Ave, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:251-7. 2010
  10. pmc Access to health care and religion among young American men
    R Frank Gillum
    College of Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:3225-34. 2009

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi From papyrus to the electronic tablet: a brief history of the clinical medical record with lessons for the digital age
    Richard F Gillum
    Departments of Medicine and Community and Family Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC Electronic address
    Am J Med 126:853-7. 2013
    ..Several lessons are drawn from the 4000-year history of the medical record that may help physicians improve patient care in the digital age. ..
  2. pmc Racial and geographic variation in coronary heart disease mortality trends
    Richard F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:410. 2012
    ..Therefore the aim of this study is to present data on these trends through 2007...
  3. pmc Smoking, cognitive function and mortality in a U.S. national cohort study
    Richard F Gillum
    Geriatrics Division, Department of Medicine, Howard University, 2041 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:3628-36. 2011
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  4. pmc Ethnic and geographic variation in stroke mortality trends
    Richard F Gillum
    Division of Geriatrics, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Stroke 42:3294-6. 2011
    ..Magnitude, geographic, and ethnic variation in trends in stroke within the United States require updating for health services and health disparities research...
  5. pmc Population surveillance of dementia mortality
    Richard F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Howard University, 2041 Georgia Ave, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:1244-57. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc High-density lipoprotein cholesterol, cognitive function and mortality in a U.S. national cohort
    Richard F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, Howard University, College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Lipids Health Dis 10:26. 2011
    ..In a nationwide cohort of older Americans, analyses demonstrated a lower risk of death independent of confounders among those high HDL and SICF scores, strongest among the oldest persons...
  7. pmc Living with companion animals, physical activity and mortality in a U.S. national cohort
    Richard F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Howard University, 2041 Georgia Avenue, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:2452-9. 2010
    ..47, NS). In a nationwide cohort of American adults, analyses demonstrated no lower risk of death independent of confounders among those living with canine or feline companions, despite positive association of canine companions with LTPA...
  8. doi Disparities in rates of acute MI hospitalization and coronary procedures on the US-Mexico border
    Richard Frank Gillum
    Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Am J Med 123:625-30. 2010
    ..Hospitalization rates for acute myocardial infarction can provide insight into the utilization of care by disadvantaged populations. However, these data have not been reported for the US-Mexico border region...
  9. pmc Physical activity, cognitive function, and mortality in a US national cohort
    R F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, Howard University College of Medicine, 2041 Georgia Ave, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:251-7. 2010
    ..We test the hypothesis that the relative protective effect of high physical activity level as related to mortality is greater in persons with impaired cognitive function than in others...
  10. pmc Access to health care and religion among young American men
    R Frank Gillum
    College of Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:3225-34. 2009
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  11. doi Associations between religious involvement and behavioral risk factors for HIV/AIDS in American women and men in a national health survey
    R F Gillum
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Howard University, 2041 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Ann Behav Med 40:284-93. 2010
    ..Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), caused by human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), is a leading cause of death...
  12. doi Religious involvement and seroprevalence of six infectious diseases in US adults
    R F Gillum
    Department of Public and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    South Med J 103:403-8. 2010
    ..In the United States, religious practice is inversely associated with several chronic conditions, but no reports show whether it is inversely associated with prevalence of positive serology for infections...
  13. ncbi Associations of prayer, mind-body therapy, and smoking cessation in a national survey
    R F Gillum
    School of Divinity and College of Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC 20017, USA
    Psychol Rep 105:593-604. 2009
    ..prior to interview and attempting to quit during the year prior to interview, the odds of reporting no longer smoking at interview were no greater for those who used prayer, any mind-body therapy, or both, than in those using neither...
  14. pmc Cognitive function, social integration and mortality in a U.S. national cohort study of older adults
    Thomas O Obisesan
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
    BMC Geriatr 9:33. 2009
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  15. pmc High blood pressure, hypertension, and high pulse pressure are associated with poorer cognitive function in persons aged 60 and older: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Thomas Olabode Obisesan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Howard University Hospital, 2041 Georgia Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:501-9. 2008
    ..To test the hypothesis that hypertension, high blood pressure, and high pulse pressure (PP) are independently associated with lower cognitive function...