Valory N Pavlik

Summary

Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Differences in the association of peripheral insulin and cognitive function in non-diabetic Alzheimer's disease cases and normal controls
    Valory Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Department of Neurology, Alzheimer s Disease and Memory Disorders Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 34:449-56. 2013
  2. pmc Progress in understanding variability in cognitive responses to cholinesterase inhibitor treatment
    Valory N Pavlik
    Alzheimer s Disease and Memory Disorders Center, 1977 Butler Blvd, Ste E5, 101, Mail Station BCM650, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Alzheimers Res Ther 3:30. 2011
  3. pmc Predicting progression of Alzheimer's disease
    Rachelle S Doody
    Alzheimer s Disease and Memory Disorders Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 6501 Fannin Street, NB302, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Alzheimers Res Ther 2:2. 2010
  4. pmc Vitamin E use is associated with improved survival in an Alzheimer's disease cohort
    Valory N Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 28:536-40. 2009
  5. pmc Patterns of nonadherence to antihypertensive therapy in primary care
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 15:107-11. 2013
  6. doi Apolipoprotein E polymorphism and age at onset of Alzheimer's disease in a quadriethnic sample
    Oh Dae Kwon
    Alzheimer s Disease and Memory Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 30:486-91. 2010
  7. pmc Effect of a physician uncertainty reduction intervention on blood pressure in uncontrolled hypertensives--a cluster randomized trial
    David J Hyman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 3701 Kirby Drive, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:413-9. 2012
  8. ncbi Is functional decline necessary for a diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease?
    Kyung Won Park
    Department of Neurology, Alzheimer s Disease and Memory Disorders Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 24:375-9. 2007
  9. doi Spirituality and confidence to resist substance use among celebrate recovery participants
    Anthony E Brown
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    J Relig Health 52:107-13. 2013
  10. ncbi Survival among patients with dementia from a large multi-ethnic population
    Stephen C Waring
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 19:178-83. 2005

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi Differences in the association of peripheral insulin and cognitive function in non-diabetic Alzheimer's disease cases and normal controls
    Valory Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Department of Neurology, Alzheimer s Disease and Memory Disorders Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 34:449-56. 2013
    ..These findings indicate the need for additional research on the role of insulin in the transition between normal and impaired cognitive function...
  2. pmc Progress in understanding variability in cognitive responses to cholinesterase inhibitor treatment
    Valory N Pavlik
    Alzheimer s Disease and Memory Disorders Center, 1977 Butler Blvd, Ste E5, 101, Mail Station BCM650, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Alzheimers Res Ther 3:30. 2011
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  3. pmc Predicting progression of Alzheimer's disease
    Rachelle S Doody
    Alzheimer s Disease and Memory Disorders Center, Baylor College of Medicine, 6501 Fannin Street, NB302, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Alzheimers Res Ther 2:2. 2010
    ..The slowest progression group also survives longer. This baseline measure should be considered in the design of long duration Alzheimer's disease clinical trials...
  4. pmc Vitamin E use is associated with improved survival in an Alzheimer's disease cohort
    Valory N Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 28:536-40. 2009
    ..Vitamin E at a dose of 2,000 IU per day has been shown to delay Alzheimer's disease (AD) progression, but recent studies have questioned the safety of this dose level and the overall efficacy of vitamin E in AD treatment...
  5. pmc Patterns of nonadherence to antihypertensive therapy in primary care
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 15:107-11. 2013
    ..Although encouraging full adherence remains important, it may be prudent to prescribe long-acting antihypertensive agents, which can compensate for the majority of dose omissions...
  6. doi Apolipoprotein E polymorphism and age at onset of Alzheimer's disease in a quadriethnic sample
    Oh Dae Kwon
    Alzheimer s Disease and Memory Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 30:486-91. 2010
    ..We examined the association between the ApoE genotype and age at onset of AD in a quadriethnic group of community-dwelling AD patients...
  7. pmc Effect of a physician uncertainty reduction intervention on blood pressure in uncontrolled hypertensives--a cluster randomized trial
    David J Hyman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 3701 Kirby Drive, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:413-9. 2012
    ..Some clinical inertia may result from physician uncertainty over the patient's usual BP, adherence, or value of continuing efforts to control BP through lifestyle changes...
  8. ncbi Is functional decline necessary for a diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease?
    Kyung Won Park
    Department of Neurology, Alzheimer s Disease and Memory Disorders Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 24:375-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine baseline differences and annualized cognitive and functional change scores in mild Alzheimer's disease (AD) patients with and without impaired activities of daily living (ADL)...
  9. doi Spirituality and confidence to resist substance use among celebrate recovery participants
    Anthony E Brown
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    J Relig Health 52:107-13. 2013
    ..We conclude that spirituality may be an important explanatory variable in outcomes of a faith-based 12-step recovery program...
  10. ncbi Survival among patients with dementia from a large multi-ethnic population
    Stephen C Waring
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 19:178-83. 2005
    ..Our findings are consistent with previous studies and provide compelling evidence that survival from onset or diagnosis of dementia depends more on age than any other factor...
  11. ncbi Cardiovascular risk factors and cognitive function in adults 30-59 years of age (NHANES III)
    Valory N Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 24:42-50. 2005
    ..101). We conclude that HTN in combination with DM is associated with detectable cognitive decrements in persons under age 60...
  12. ncbi Simultaneous vs sequential counseling for multiple behavior change
    David J Hyman
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1152-8. 2007
    ..Research has provided little information on the most effective ways to approach multiple behavior change counseling in clinical settings...
  13. doi Predictors of antihypertensive medication adherence in two urban health-care systems
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Hypertens 25:735-8. 2012
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  14. pmc Factors that influence survival in a probable Alzheimer disease cohort
    Susan D Rountree
    Alzheimer s Disease and Memory Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, 1977 Butler Boulevard, Suite E5, 101, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Alzheimers Res Ther 4:16. 2012
    ..This longitudinal study examined multiple factors that influence survival in a cohort of Alzheimer patients followed over two decades...
  15. pmc Does reducing physician uncertainty improve hypertension control?: rationale and methods
    Valory N Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex 77098, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:257-63. 2009
    ..This trial will provide data on the extent to which available technologies not widely used in primary care will change physician prescribing behavior and patient adherence to prescribed treatment...
  16. pmc Characteristics, drug combinations and dosages of primary care patients with uncontrolled ambulatory blood pressure and high medication adherence
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA Electronic address
    J Am Soc Hypertens 7:471-6. 2013
    ..Primary care physicians need to be educated regarding the optimal treatment of RH. ..
  17. pmc Adherence to diabetes self-care behaviors in English- and Spanish-speaking Hispanic men
    Luis O Rustveld
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Patient Prefer Adherence 3:123-30. 2009
    ..Educational and counseling messages should stress that a diagnosis of diabetes is not a death sentence, and full functional capacity can be maintained with good control...
  18. pmc Conceptual challenges and practical approaches to screening capacity for self-care and protection in vulnerable older adults
    Aanand D Naik
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Health Services Research and Development Service, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:S266-70. 2008
    ..Social services professionals can then use a valid and feasible screening tool during field assessments to screen for potential impairments in the capacity for SC&P in vulnerable older adults...
  19. ncbi Trials of decision aids for prostate cancer screening: a systematic review
    Robert J Volk
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 3701 Kirby Drive, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:428-434. 2007
    ..Patient decision aids are used to promote informed decision making. This review examines the methods and findings of studies that have evaluated the impact of prostate cancer screening decision aids on patient outcomes...
  20. ncbi Association of spirituality and sobriety during a behavioral spirituality intervention for Twelve Step (TS) recovery
    Anthony E Brown
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77098, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:611-7. 2007
    ..These findings encourage a controlled trial to determine if this work has efficacy for practitioners in substance abuse treatment...
  21. pmc Management of type 2 diabetes in the primary care setting: a practice-based research network study
    Stephen J Spann
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex 77098 3926, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:23-31. 2006
    ..We wanted to describe how primary care clinicians care for patients with type 2 diabetes...
  22. ncbi Association of a culturally defined syndrome (nervios) with chest pain and DSM-IV affective disorders in Hispanic patients referred for cardiac stress testing
    Valory N Pavlik
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Houston, Texas 77098 3926, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:505-14. 2004
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  23. ncbi How well are we managing and monitoring high blood pressure?
    Valory N Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 12:299-304. 2003
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  24. ncbi Relation between cognitive function and mortality in middle-aged adults: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Valory N Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:327-34. 2003
    ..97; hazard ratio 7-point DSST score increment = 0.86, 95% confidence interval: 0.80, 0.93). Cognitive function measured in middle age appears to have prognostic importance for life expectancy similar to that reported in elderly adults...