Jasvinder A Singh

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Opportunities for improving medication use and monitoring in gout
    J A Singh
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Rheumatology Section, One Veteran s Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:1265-70. 2009
  2. pmc Advances in gout: some answers, more questions
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:136. 2010
  3. pmc Diagnosis and management of infected total knee arthroplasty
    Niraj V Kalore
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center and University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Open Orthop J 5:86-91. 2011
  4. pmc Epidemiology of knee and hip arthroplasty: a systematic review
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Open Orthop J 5:80-5. 2011
  5. pmc Biomarkers in arthroplasty: a systematic review
    Marty T Mertens
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Open Orthop J 5:92-105. 2011
  6. pmc Diabetes: a risk factor for poor functional outcome after total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America Department of Medicine at School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e78991. 2013
  7. pmc Patient-level improvements in pain and activities of daily living after total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 53:313-20. 2014
  8. pmc Underlying diagnosis predicts patient-reported outcomes after revision total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 53:361-6. 2014
  9. pmc Medical comorbidity is associated with persistent index hip pain after total hip arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Pain Med 14:1222-9. 2013
  10. pmc Patients with osteoarthritis and avascular necrosis have better functional outcomes and those with avascular necrosis worse pain outcomes compared to rheumatoid arthritis after primary hip arthroplasty: a cohort study
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and the Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Med 11:210. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Opportunities for improving medication use and monitoring in gout
    J A Singh
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Rheumatology Section, One Veteran s Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:1265-70. 2009
    ..To study patterns and predictors of medication use and laboratory monitoring in gout...
  2. pmc Advances in gout: some answers, more questions
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:136. 2010
    ..3%), febuxostat 80 mg/day (1.2%) and allopurinol groups (0.9%). A meta-analysis of safety data from published studies is presented...
  3. pmc Diagnosis and management of infected total knee arthroplasty
    Niraj V Kalore
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center and University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Open Orthop J 5:86-91. 2011
    ..We examine the literature on each of the diagnostic modalities and treatment options in brief and explain their current significance...
  4. pmc Epidemiology of knee and hip arthroplasty: a systematic review
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Open Orthop J 5:80-5. 2011
    ..This article reviews the current published literature in the area and highlights the main findings...
  5. pmc Biomarkers in arthroplasty: a systematic review
    Marty T Mertens
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Open Orthop J 5:92-105. 2011
    ..We conclude that the majority of the biomarkers currently lack the evidence to be considered as biomarkers for arthroplasty outcomes. Further studies are needed...
  6. pmc Diabetes: a risk factor for poor functional outcome after total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America Department of Medicine at School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e78991. 2013
    ..To assess the association of diabetes with postoperative limitation of activities of daily living (ADLs) after primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  7. pmc Patient-level improvements in pain and activities of daily living after total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 53:313-20. 2014
    ..These data can be used to inform patients pre-operatively of expected outcomes, based on pre-operative status, which may further help patients set realistic goals for improvements after TKA. ..
  8. pmc Underlying diagnosis predicts patient-reported outcomes after revision total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 53:361-6. 2014
    ..Conclusion. Underlying diagnosis is independently associated with ADL limitations and pain after revision TKA. This information can help patients have realistic expectations of outcomes. ..
  9. pmc Medical comorbidity is associated with persistent index hip pain after total hip arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Pain Med 14:1222-9. 2013
    ..To characterize whether medical comorbidity predicts persistent moderate-severe pain after total hip arthroplasty (THA)...
  10. pmc Patients with osteoarthritis and avascular necrosis have better functional outcomes and those with avascular necrosis worse pain outcomes compared to rheumatoid arthritis after primary hip arthroplasty: a cohort study
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and the Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Med 11:210. 2013
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  11. pmc Sex and surgical outcomes and mortality after primary total knee arthroplasty: a risk-adjusted analysis
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:1095-102. 2013
    ..Knee OA is more prevalent among women compared to men, but there are limited data on the sex differences in surgical outcomes after primary TKA...
  12. pmc Operative diagnosis for revision total hip arthroplasty is associated with patient-reported outcomes (PROs)
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:210. 2013
    ..In this study, our objective was to assess the association of operative diagnosis with patient-reported outcomes (PROs) after revision THA...
  13. pmc Ipsilateral lower extremity joint involvement increases the risk of poor pain and function outcomes after hip or knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Med 11:144. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the association of ipsilateral knee/hip joint involvement on short-term and medium-term pain and function outcomes after THA/TKA...
  14. pmc Predictors of periprosthetic fracture after total knee replacement: an analysis of 21,723 cases
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Acta Orthop 84:170-7. 2013
    ..Most published studies have not comprehensively assessed clinical and demographic predictors. We wanted to determine the incidence and predictors of postoperative periprosthetic fracture after primary and revision TKR...
  15. pmc Patient-level clinically meaningful improvements in activities of daily living and pain after total hip arthroplasty: data from a large US institutional registry
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:1109-18. 2013
    ..To characterize patient-level clinically meaningful improvements in pain and limitation of key activities of daily living (ADLs) after primary or revision total hip arthroplasty (THA)...
  16. pmc Income and patient-reported outcomes (PROs) after primary total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute are Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, 700 19th Street South Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    BMC Med 11:62. 2013
    ..To assess whether income is associated with patient-reported outcomes (PROs) after primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  17. pmc Medical and psychological comorbidity predicts poor pain outcomes after total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, Birmingham VA Medical Center, AL, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:916-23. 2013
    ..To study comorbidity correlates of moderate to severe pain after total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  18. pmc Harms of TNF inhibitors in rheumatic diseases: a focused review of the literature
    Archana Jain
    Department of Medicine at School of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Immunotherapy 5:265-99. 2013
    ..Elderly patients appear to be at increased risk of incident or worsening heart failure with anti-TNF biologic use...
  19. pmc Racial and gender disparities among patients with gout
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 15:307. 2013
    ..These should be investigated in future studies...
  20. doi request reprint Emerging therapies for gout
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Expert Opin Emerg Drugs 17:511-8. 2012
    ..When not treated optimally, chronic inflammation can lead to chronic pain, joint destruction and deformities and decrements in function and quality of life...
  21. pmc Periprosthetic infections after shoulder hemiarthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1304-9. 2012
    ..To examine the rates and predictors of deep periprosthetic infections after shoulder hemiarthroplasty...
  22. pmc Periprosthetic infections after total shoulder arthroplasty: a 33-year perspective
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1534-41. 2012
    ..To examine the rates and predictors of deep periprosthetic infections after primary total shoulder arthroplasty (TSA)...
  23. pmc Peptic ulcer disease and heart disease are associated with periprosthetic fractures after total hip replacement
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, AL, USA
    Acta Orthop 83:353-9. 2012
    ..We therefore assessed whether medical comorbidity is associated with risk of periprosthetic fractures after total hip replacement (THR)...
  24. pmc Periprosthetic fractures associated with primary total shoulder arthroplasty and primary humeral head replacement: a thirty-three-year study
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:1777-85. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the frequency of, and risk factors for, periprosthetic fractures during and after shoulder arthroplasty...
  25. pmc Risk factors for revision surgery after humeral head replacement: 1,431 shoulders over 3 decades
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1039-44. 2012
    ..To assess the long-term risk of revision surgery and its predictors after humeral head replacement (HHR)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Summary of AHRQ's comparative effectiveness review of drug therapy for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in adults--an update
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine and Epidemiology, Division of Clinical Immunology Rheumatology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294 USA
    J Manag Care Pharm 18:S1-18. 2012
    ..The report reveals there is still much research to be done concerning the side effects of these agents and their influence in different patient subgroups...
  27. pmc Stem cells and other innovative intra-articular therapies for osteoarthritis: what does the future hold?
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    BMC Med 10:44. 2012
    ..Several additional promising new OA treatments are on the horizon, but challenges remain to finding safe and effective local and systemic therapies for OA.Please see related article: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2474/12/259...
  28. pmc Cardiopulmonary complications after primary shoulder arthroplasty: a cohort study
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:689-97. 2012
    ..To study the frequency and predictors of 90-day cardiopulmonary complications following primary shoulder arthroplasty...
  29. pmc Can racial disparities in optimal gout treatment be reduced? Evidence from a randomized trial
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    BMC Med 10:15. 2012
    ..This approach will likely help to narrow the documented racial disparities in gout care. Please see related article: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2474/13/15...
  30. pmc Applying science in practice: the optimization of biological therapy in rheumatoid arthritis
    Sofia Ramiro
    Maastricht University Medical Center, PO Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:220. 2010
    ..We suggest that cycling of biological agents, until remission is achieved or until the most effective agent for that individual patient is determined, deserves consideration in the current stage of knowledge...
  31. pmc Risk factors for gout and prevention: a systematic review of the literature
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 23:192-202. 2011
    ..Data from relevant articles meeting inclusion criteria were extracted using standardized forms...
  32. doi request reprint Botulinum toxin for shoulder pain: a cochrane systematic review
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294 3408, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:409-18. 2011
    ..To perform a Cochrane Systematic Review of benefits and harms of botulinum toxin for shoulder pain...
  33. pmc Health-related quality of life in veterans with prevalent total knee arthroplasty and total hip arthroplasty
    J A Singh
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Rheumatology 111R, One Veteran s Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:1826-31. 2008
    ..To study the HRQOL in veterans with prevalent total knee arthroplasty (TKA) or total hip arthroplasty (THA) and compare them with age- and gender-matched US population and control veteran population without these procedures...
  34. pmc Patient-reported outcomes in chronic gout: a report from OMERACT 10
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center and Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:1452-7. 2011
    ..To summarize the endorsement of measures of patient-reported outcome (PRO) domains in chronic gout at the 2010 Outcome Measures in Rheumatology Meeting (OMERACT 10)...
  35. pmc Responsiveness differences in outcome instruments after revision hip arthroplasty: what are the implications?
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:107. 2011
    ..The responsiveness statistics for both scales were reasonable, higher for Harris Hip Score than SF-36. This is the first study to examine responsiveness of these instruments in revision THA patients in a systematic fashion...
  36. pmc Validation of pain and patient global scales in chronic gout: data from two randomised controlled trials
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Alabama, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:1277-81. 2011
    ..To assess validity of pain and patient global scales in gout...
  37. pmc Smoking and outcomes after knee and hip arthroplasty: a systematic review
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:1824-34. 2011
    ..The objective of this systematic review was to assess the association of smoking and postoperative outcomes following total hip arthroplasty (THA) or total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  38. pmc Hospital volume and surgical outcomes after elective hip/knee arthroplasty: a risk-adjusted analysis of a large regional database
    Jasvinder A Singh
    VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 63:2531-9. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship between hospital procedure volume and surgical outcomes following elective primary total hip arthroplasty/total knee arthroplasty (THA/TKA)...
  39. pmc Early postoperative mortality following joint arthroplasty: a systematic review
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, Birmingham Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:1507-13. 2011
    ..To perform a systematic review of 30- and 90-day mortality rates in patients undergoing hip or knee arthroplasties...
  40. pmc Association of peptic ulcer disease and pulmonary disease with risk of periprosthetic fracture after primary total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center and University of Alabama, Birmingham 35294, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:1471-6. 2011
    ..To assess the association of specific comorbidities with periprosthetic fractures after primary total knee replacement (TKR)...
  41. pmc Smoking as a risk factor for short-term outcomes following primary total hip and total knee replacement in veterans
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center and University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:1365-74. 2011
    ..To assess the effect of smoking on postoperative complications following elective primary total hip replacement (THR) or primary total knee replacement (TKR)...
  42. pmc Ninety day mortality and its predictors after primary shoulder arthroplasty: an analysis of 4,019 patients from 1976-2008
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:231. 2011
    ..Examine 90-day postoperative mortality and its predictors following shoulder arthroplasty..
  43. pmc Cardiac and thromboembolic complications and mortality in patients undergoing total hip and total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:2082-8. 2011
    ..To study 90-day complications following total hip arthroplasty (THA) or total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  44. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of validated methods for identifying orthopedic implant removal and revision using administrative data
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:265-73. 2012
    ..To identify studies that have validated administrative and claims database algorithms for identifying patients with orthopedic device revision or removal...
  45. doi request reprint Surgery for shoulder osteoarthritis: a Cochrane systematic review
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3408, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:598-605. 2011
    ..To determine the benefits and harm of surgery for shoulder osteoarthritis (OA)...
  46. pmc Accuracy of Veterans Affairs databases for diagnoses of chronic diseases
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A126. 2009
    ....
  47. pmc Predictors of moderate-severe functional limitation after primary Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA): 4701 TKAs at 2-years and 2935 TKAs at 5-years
    J A Singh
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 18:515-21. 2010
    ..Investigate whether body mass index (BMI), comorbidity, gender and age predict patient-reported functional limitation 2- and 5-years after primary Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA)...
  48. pmc A network meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of biologics for rheumatoid arthritis: a Cochrane overview
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Medicine, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, USA
    CMAJ 181:787-96. 2009
    ..We sought to compare the benefits and safety of 6 biologics (abatacept, adalimumab, anakinra, etanercept, infliximab and rituximab) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis...
  49. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the methodologic quality of medical and surgical clinical trials in patients with arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, and Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:2642-54. 2009
    ..To assess the methodological quality of randomized controlled trials (RCT) of medical and surgical therapy in patients with arthroplasty...
  50. pmc Trial sample size, but not trial quality, is associated with positive study outcome
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Medicine, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Rheumatology Office 111 R, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis MN 55417, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:154-62. 2010
    ..To assess whether the reported trial quality or trial characteristics are associated with the trial outcome...
  51. pmc Age, gender, obesity, and depression are associated with patient-related pain and function outcome after revision total hip arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 28:1419-30. 2009
    ..7 (1.1, 2.7). Obesity and depression, considered modifiable clinical factors, were important independent predictors of pain, functional limitation and use of pain medications, following revision THA...
  52. doi request reprint Discordance between self-report of physician diagnosis and administrative database diagnosis of arthritis and its predictors
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, and the Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:2000-8. 2009
    ..To study predictors of discordance between self-reported physician diagnosis and administrative database diagnosis of arthritis...
  53. pmc Higher comorbidity, poor functional status and higher health care utilization in veterans with prevalent total knee arthroplasty or total hip arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 28:1025-33. 2009
    ..Poorer function and higher comorbidity and utilization in veterans with TKA/THA suggest that this group is appropriate for interventions targeted at improving function and decreasing utilization...
  54. pmc Effect of comorbidity on quality of life of male veterans with prevalent primary total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 28:1083-9. 2009
    ..Medical and psychiatric comorbidity impacts physical and mental/emotional HRQoL in patients with primary TKA. The impact differs by comorbidity. Higher comorbidity load negatively impacts both physical and mental/emotional HRQoL...
  55. doi request reprint Intra-articular botulinum toxin A for refractory shoulder pain: a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service at the VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Transl Res 153:205-16. 2009
    ..These data provide evidence to support the efficacy of this novel neurotoxin therapy that needs to be confirmed in a multicenter, randomized trial...
  56. pmc Quality of life and quality of care for patients with gout
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, Rheumatology 111R, One Veteran s Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 11:154-60. 2009
    ..Further, evidence suggests that the quality of care provided to patients with gout may also impact health-related quality of life. This article reviews evidence concerning quality of care and quality of life for patients with gout...
  57. doi request reprint Effect of resistance exercise on bone mineral density in premenopausal women
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Rheumatology, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, 55417 MN, USA
    Joint Bone Spine 76:273-80. 2009
    ..To assess the effect of 9 months of strength training on total body and regional bone mineral density (BMD, g/cm(2)) in 58 premenopausal women aged 30-50 years...
  58. pmc Health care utilization in patients with spondyloarthropathies
    J A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:272-6. 2009
    ..To study health care utilization in veterans with SpAs...
  59. doi request reprint Intra-articular botulinum toxin A as an adjunctive therapy for refractory joint pain in patients with rheumatoid arthritis receiving biologics: a report of two cases
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center and University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Joint Bone Spine 76:190-4. 2009
    ..Intra-articular BoNT/A may be an additional therapeutic option in RA patients with persistent monoarthritis. A randomized study is underway to confirm these findings...
  60. pmc A national survey of Veterans Affairs rheumatologists for relevance of quality of care indicators for gout management
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center and University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 45294, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:1306-11. 2010
    ..To determine the relevance of current gout quality indicators (QIs)...
  61. pmc Intraarticular botulinum toxin A for refractory painful total knee arthroplasty: a randomized controlled trial
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:2377-86. 2010
    ..To assess short-term efficacy of single intraarticular botulinum toxin (IA-BoNT/A) injection in patients with chronically painful total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in a randomized, placebo-controlled, triple-blind study...
  62. ncbi request reprint Pessimistic explanatory style: a psychological risk factor for poor pain and functional outcomes two years after knee replacement
    J A Singh
    University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 92:799-806. 2010
    ..We conclude that a pessimistic explanatory style is associated with worse pain and functional outcomes two years after total knee replacement...
  63. pmc Preferred roles in treatment decision making among patients with cancer: a pooled analysis of studies using the Control Preferences Scale
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:688-96. 2010
    ..To collect normative data, assess differences between demographic groups, and indirectly compare US and Canadian medical systems relative to patient expectations of involvement in cancer treatment decision making...
  64. pmc Health care utilization in patients with gout
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center and University of Alabama 35294, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 40:501-11. 2011
    ..To study health care utilization patterns in patients with gout...
  65. pmc Predictors of activity limitation and dependence on walking aids after primary total hip arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:2387-93. 2010
    ..To study function outcomes and their predictors after primary total hip arthroplasty (THA)...
  66. pmc Accuracy of VA databases for diagnoses of knee replacement and hip replacement
    J A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 18:1639-42. 2010
    ..To examine the validity of International Classification of Diseases-Ninth Revision (ICD-9) and Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes for knee replacement and hip replacement in Veterans Affairs (VA) databases...
  67. doi request reprint Tocilizumab for rheumatoid arthritis: a Cochrane systematic review
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 820 Faculty Office Tower, Room 805B, Birmingham, AL 35294 3708, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:10-20. 2011
    ..to compare the benefit and safety of tocilizumab to placebo in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  68. pmc Predictors of pain and use of pain medications following primary Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA): 5,707 THAs at 2-years and 3,289 THAs at 5-years
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:90. 2010
    ..Study pain and use of pain medications and their predictors after primary Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA)...
  69. ncbi request reprint Golimumab for rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic review
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 820 Faculty Office Tower, Room 805B, Birmingham, AL 35294 3708, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:1096-104. 2010
    ..To perform a Cochrane systematic review of benefit (American College of Rheumatology 50% improvement criteria; ACR50) and safety (adverse events and withdrawals) of golimumab in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  70. pmc Revision surgery following total shoulder arthroplasty: analysis of 2588 shoulders over three decades (1976 to 2008)
    J A Singh
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 510 20th Street South, Faculty Office Tower 805B, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:1513-7. 2011
    ..We concluded that male gender and rotator cuff disease are independent risk factors for revision after TSA. Future studies are needed to understand the biological rationale for these differences...
  71. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life predicts future health care utilization and mortality in veterans with self-reported physician-diagnosed arthritis: the veterans arthritis quality of life study
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 34:755-65. 2005
    ..To investigate whether health-related quality of life (HRQOL) measures predict health care utilization and mortality in a cohort of veterans with self-reported physician-diagnosed arthritis...
  72. pmc Quality of care for gout in the US needs improvement
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55417, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:822-9. 2007
    ....
  73. pmc Minimally important differences of the gout impact scale in a randomized controlled trial
    Dinesh Khanna
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 90095, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 50:1331-6. 2011
    ..Our objective was to assess minimally important differences (MIDs) for the GIS administered in a randomized controlled trial (RCT) assessing rilonacept vs placebo for prevention of gout flares during initiation of allopurinol therapy...
  74. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of the diagnoses of spondylarthritides in veterans affairs medical center databases
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55417, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:648-55. 2007
    ..To study the accuracy of diagnoses of spondylarthritides in computerized databases at the Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center...
  75. pmc Predictors of moderate-severe functional limitation 2 and 5 years after revision total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Arthroplasty 25:1091-5, 1095.e1-4. 2010
    ..At both 2 and 5 years of follow-up, BMI of 40 or higher, higher Deyo-Charlson score, female sex, and age greater than 80 years, each significantly predicted higher odds of moderate-severe overall activity limitation...
  76. pmc Higher body mass index is not associated with worse pain outcomes after primary or revision total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Arthroplasty 26:366-374.e1. 2011
    ..Lack of association of higher BMI with poor pain outcomes post-TKA implies that TKA should not be denied to obese patients for fear of suboptimal outcomes...
  77. pmc Spondyloarthritis is associated with poor function and physical health-related quality of life
    Jasvinder A Singh
    heumatology Section, Medicine Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis 55417, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:1012-20. 2009
    ..To study physical function and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in US veterans with spondyloarthritis (SpA)...
  78. ncbi request reprint Intra-articular Botulinum Toxin Type A: a new approach to treat arthritis joint pain
    Maren Lawson Mahowald
    Rheumatology Section, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Univ of Minnesota, MN 55417, USA
    Toxicon 54:658-67. 2009
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  79. doi request reprint Comparison of patient-reported and clinician-assessed outcomes following total knee arthroplasty
    Gaurav Khanna
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:e117(1)-(7). 2011
    ..We hypothesized that patients would self-report worse pain and function and a similar range of knee motion than clinicians would...
  80. doi request reprint Efficacy of intra-articular botulinum toxin type A in painful knee osteoarthritis: a pilot study
    Andrea J Boon
    Department of Physical Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    PM R 2:268-76. 2010
    ..The study investigators hypothesized that intra-articular BoNT-A would result in statistically significant improvements in pain and function at 8 weeks...
  81. pmc Effect of health-related quality of life on women and men's Veterans Affairs (VA) health care utilization and mortality
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1260-7. 2007
    ..Although women will account for almost 11% of veterans by 2040, we know little about their health and functioning, particularly compared to men...
  82. doi request reprint Developing a provisional definition of flare in patients with established gout
    Angelo L Gaffo
    Birmingham VA Medical Center and University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 64:1508-17. 2012
    ..Various nonvalidated criteria for disease flare have been used in studies of gout. Our objective was to develop empirical definitions for a gout flare from patient-reported features...
  83. pmc A population-based study of trends in the use of total hip and total knee arthroplasty, 1969-2008
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 85:898-904. 2010
    ..To study the rates of use of total hip arthroplasty (THA) and total knee arthroplasty (TKA) during the past 4 decades...
  84. pmc The impact of gender, age, and preoperative pain severity on pain after TKA
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:2717-23. 2008
    ..We conclude female gender, younger age, and worse preoperative pain predict greater risk of moderate-severe pain postoperatively in patients with primary and revision TKA...
  85. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of Veterans Administration databases for a diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center and University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55417, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 51:952-7. 2004
    ....
  86. pmc Gout in the Hmong in the United States
    Salman Wahedduddin
    Division of Rheumatology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 16:262-6. 2010
    ..To compare characteristics of gout in Hmong patients versus whites, and examine if Hmong ethnicity is associated with risk of tophaceous gout...
  87. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life, functional impairment, and healthcare utilization by veterans: veterans' quality of life study
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:108-13. 2005
    ..To describe the health status of veterans receiving care in a veterans integrated service network (VISN)...
  88. ncbi request reprint Pegloticase for chronic gout
    Amy Anderson
    Medicine, Minneapolis VA Medical Center and University of Minnesota, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN, USA, 55417
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD008335. 2010
    ..AUTHORS' CONCLUSIONS: There are no published double-blind, placebo-controlled RCTs of pegloticase. More evidence is needed to assess risks/benefits of pegloticase in patients with chronic gout...
  89. ncbi request reprint Opioid use by patients in an orthopedics spine clinic
    Maren L Mahowald
    Rheumatology Section 111R, Minneapolis VAMC, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 52:312-21. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to replicate our previous study in another large cohort of patients with nonmalignant pain due to well-defined spinal diseases...
  90. doi request reprint Anakinra for rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic review
    Marty Mertens
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Rheumatology 111R, One Veteran s Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:1118-25. 2009
    ..To perform a systematic review of clinical effectiveness and safety of anakinra in rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  91. ncbi request reprint Use of breath carbon monoxide measurements to assess erythrocyte survival in subjects with chronic diseases
    Benjamin L Mitlyng
    Department of Medicine, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1 Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Am J Hematol 81:432-8. 2006
    ..We conclude that a modest (approximately 25%) reduction in RBC life span commonly occurs in patients with chronic disease, and this reduction becomes clinically relevant in subjects whose marrow cannot respond with increased RBC output...
  92. ncbi request reprint Spondyloarthropathy: an independent risk factor for kidney stones
    Benjamin K Canales
    Department of Urologic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455 0392, USA
    J Endourol 20:542-6. 2006
    ..To better stratify risk and to verify previous prevalence reports, we conducted a retrospective cohort study comparing the lifetime incidence of nephrolithiasis in patients with spondyloarthropathies (SpA) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  93. ncbi request reprint Adverse effects of biologics: a network meta-analysis and Cochrane overview
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Medicine, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street South, Birmingham, USA, AL 35294
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD008794. 2011
    ....
  94. pmc Use of biologics in rheumatoid arthritis: current and emerging paradigms of care
    Jeffrey R Curtis
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Clin Ther 33:679-707. 2011
    ..Improved understanding of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) pathogenesis has led to the development of new biologic treatments that target specific elements of RA inflammatory response...
  95. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of immunohistologic features of very early rheumatoid synovitis in disease modifying antirheumatic drug- and corticosteroid-naïve patients
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Division of Rheumatology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Rheumatol 31:1281-5. 2004
    ..To describe the immunohistochemical features of very early rheumatoid synovitis in disease modifying antirheumatic drug- and corticosteroid-naïve patients...