Donna L White

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Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The association between serological and dietary vitamin D levels and hepatitis C-related liver disease risk differs in African American and white males
    D L White
    Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Program, Houston VA, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 38:28-37. 2013
  2. pmc Association between nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and risk for hepatocellular cancer, based on systematic review
    Donna L White
    Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Program, Houston Veteran Affairs Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 10:1342-1359.e2. 2012
  3. pmc Racial differences in the association between adiposity measures and the risk of hepatitis C-related liver disease
    Donna L White
    Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Program, Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 46:779-88. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Finasteride and methadone use and risk of advanced hepatitis C related liver disease
    Donna L White
    Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Program, Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 57:3004-10. 2012
  5. pmc Higher serum testosterone is associated with increased risk of advanced hepatitis C-related liver disease in males
    Donna L White
    Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Program, Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Hepatology 55:759-68. 2012
  6. pmc Dietary history and physical activity and risk of advanced liver disease in veterans with chronic hepatitis C infection
    Donna L White
    Section of Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 2450 Holcombe Blvd 01Y, Houston, TX 77021, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 56:1835-47. 2011
  7. pmc Dietary fructose intake and severity of liver disease in hepatitis C virus-infected patients
    Gia L Tyson
    Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 47:545-52. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Many patients with interleukin 28B genotypes associated with response to therapy are ineligible for treatment because of comorbidities
    Fasiha Kanwal
    Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Program, Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Houston, Texas Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas Electronic address
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 12:327-333.e1. 2014
  9. pmc Hepatitis C infection and risk of diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Donna L White
    Section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Hepatol 49:831-44. 2008
  10. pmc WNT signaling pathway gene polymorphisms and risk of hepatic fibrosis and inflammation in HCV-infected patients
    Yanhong Liu
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America Dan L Duncan Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e84407. 2013

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Publications13

  1. pmc The association between serological and dietary vitamin D levels and hepatitis C-related liver disease risk differs in African American and white males
    D L White
    Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Program, Houston VA, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 38:28-37. 2013
    ..Vitamin D may affect the severity of HCV-related liver disease...
  2. pmc Association between nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and risk for hepatocellular cancer, based on systematic review
    Donna L White
    Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Program, Houston Veteran Affairs Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 10:1342-1359.e2. 2012
    ..Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has been implicated as a cause of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). We performed a systematic review of epidemiology studies to confirm the association between these disorders...
  3. pmc Racial differences in the association between adiposity measures and the risk of hepatitis C-related liver disease
    Donna L White
    Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Program, Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 46:779-88. 2012
    ..It is unknown whether relative differences in the distribution of adipose tissue, lean mass, and other anthropometric measurements may explain these observed interethnic differences in disease risk...
  4. doi request reprint Finasteride and methadone use and risk of advanced hepatitis C related liver disease
    Donna L White
    Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Program, Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 57:3004-10. 2012
    ..We evaluated the association between two medications that alter bioavailable androgen levels, finasteride and methadone, and risk of advanced HCV-related liver disease...
  5. pmc Higher serum testosterone is associated with increased risk of advanced hepatitis C-related liver disease in males
    Donna L White
    Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Program, Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Hepatology 55:759-68. 2012
    ..74; 95% CI: 1.86-6.54 versus OR(adjusted advanced inflammatory activity) = 2.23; 95% CI: 1.07-4.93, respectively)...
  6. pmc Dietary history and physical activity and risk of advanced liver disease in veterans with chronic hepatitis C infection
    Donna L White
    Section of Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 2450 Holcombe Blvd 01Y, Houston, TX 77021, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 56:1835-47. 2011
    ..The role of customary diet and physical activity in development of advanced HCV-related liver disease is not well-established...
  7. pmc Dietary fructose intake and severity of liver disease in hepatitis C virus-infected patients
    Gia L Tyson
    Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 47:545-52. 2013
    ..This study aimed to determine whether dietary fructose intake is associated with advanced hepatic fibrosis and inflammation in an hepatitis C virus (HCV)-infected male population...
  8. doi request reprint Many patients with interleukin 28B genotypes associated with response to therapy are ineligible for treatment because of comorbidities
    Fasiha Kanwal
    Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Program, Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Houston, Texas Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas Electronic address
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 12:327-333.e1. 2014
    ..The potential role of IL28B genotype within the context of patients' clinical and social environment is therefore unclear...
  9. pmc Hepatitis C infection and risk of diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Donna L White
    Section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Hepatol 49:831-44. 2008
    ..We performed meta-analyses to examine whether HCV infection does increase DM risk in comparison to the general population and in other sub-groups with increased liver disease rates including with hepatitis B (HBV)...
  10. pmc WNT signaling pathway gene polymorphisms and risk of hepatic fibrosis and inflammation in HCV-infected patients
    Yanhong Liu
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America Dan L Duncan Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e84407. 2013
    ..This study aimed to determine if genetic variation in Wnt signaling pathway genes are associated with advanced hepatic fibrosis and inflammation risk in a hepatitis C virus (HCV) infected population...
  11. ncbi request reprint Genetic variants of glutathione S-transferase as possible risk factors for hepatocellular carcinoma: a HuGE systematic review and meta-analysis
    Donna L White
    The Section of Gastroenterology, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:377-89. 2008
    ..However, given the relatively limited total number of subjects examined and observed between-study heterogeneity, chance could not be excluded...
  12. pmc Quantification of errors in ordinal outcome scales using shannon entropy: effect on sample size calculations
    Pitchaiah Mandava
    The Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center Comprehensive Stroke Program, Houston, Texas, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e67754. 2013
    ..Using Shannon's model, we quantified errors of the "Shift" compared to dichotomized outcomes using published distributions of mRS uncertainties and applied this model to clinical trials...
  13. doi request reprint Intimate partner aggression perpetrated and sustained by male Afghanistan, Iraq, and Vietnam veterans with and without posttraumatic stress disorder
    Andra L Teten
    Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Interpers Violence 25:1612-30. 2010
    ..Taken together, these results suggest that partner aggression among Iraq and Afghanistan veterans with PTSD may be an important treatment consideration and target for prevention...