Leonid Kalichman

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The genetics of intervertebral disc degeneration. Familial predisposition and heritability estimation
    Leonid Kalichman
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, 650 Albany Street, X200, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Joint Bone Spine 75:383-7. 2008
  2. pmc Diagnosis and conservative management of degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis
    Leonid Kalichman
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University, 650 Albany Street X Building, Suite 200, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Eur Spine J 17:327-35. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Lumbar facet joint osteoarthritis: a review
    Leonid Kalichman
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 37:69-80. 2007
  4. pmc The association between patellar alignment on magnetic resonance imaging and radiographic manifestations of knee osteoarthritis
    Leonid Kalichman
    Boston University School of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, 650 Albany Street Suite X200, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 9:R26. 2007
  5. doi request reprint The genetics of intervertebral disc degeneration. Associated genes
    Leonid Kalichman
    Boston University Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, University School of Medicine, 650 Albany St, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Joint Bone Spine 75:388-96. 2008
  6. pmc Facet orientation and tropism: associations with spondylolysis
    Leonid Kalichman
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 23:101-5. 2010
  7. pmc Computed tomography-evaluated features of spinal degeneration: prevalence, intercorrelation, and association with self-reported low back pain
    Leonid Kalichman
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Spine J 10:200-8. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Facet orientation and tropism: associations with facet joint osteoarthritis and degeneratives
    Leonid Kalichman
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:E579-85. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Association between age, sex, BMI and CT-evaluated spinal degeneration features
    Leonid Kalichman
    Division of Research, New England Baptist Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil 22:189-95. 2009
  10. pmc Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis: prevalence and association with low back pain in the adult community-based population
    Leonid Kalichman
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:199-205. 2009

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint The genetics of intervertebral disc degeneration. Familial predisposition and heritability estimation
    Leonid Kalichman
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, 650 Albany Street, X200, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Joint Bone Spine 75:383-7. 2008
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  2. pmc Diagnosis and conservative management of degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis
    Leonid Kalichman
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University, 650 Albany Street X Building, Suite 200, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Eur Spine J 17:327-35. 2008
    ..An up-to-date knowledge on diagnosis and prevention of lumbar DS can assist in determination of future research goals. Additional studies are required to establish treatment protocols for the conservative treatment of DS...
  3. ncbi request reprint Lumbar facet joint osteoarthritis: a review
    Leonid Kalichman
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 37:69-80. 2007
    ..We reviewed the anatomy, biomechanics, and possible sources of pain of the FJ, natural history, and risk factors of lumbar FJ osteoarthritis and briefly reviewed the relevant imaging methods...
  4. pmc The association between patellar alignment on magnetic resonance imaging and radiographic manifestations of knee osteoarthritis
    Leonid Kalichman
    Boston University School of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, 650 Albany Street Suite X200, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 9:R26. 2007
    ..Additional studies will be required to establish the normal and abnormal ranges of patellar alignment indices and their longitudinal relation to patello-femoral OA...
  5. doi request reprint The genetics of intervertebral disc degeneration. Associated genes
    Leonid Kalichman
    Boston University Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, University School of Medicine, 650 Albany St, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Joint Bone Spine 75:388-96. 2008
    ..To review current knowledge on genes associated with intervertebral disk degeneration...
  6. pmc Facet orientation and tropism: associations with spondylolysis
    Leonid Kalichman
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 23:101-5. 2010
    ..Cross-sectional study...
  7. pmc Computed tomography-evaluated features of spinal degeneration: prevalence, intercorrelation, and association with self-reported low back pain
    Leonid Kalichman
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Spine J 10:200-8. 2010
    ..Although the role of radiographic abnormalities in the etiology of nonspecific low back pain (LBP) is unclear, the frequent identification of these features on radiologic studies continues to influence medical decision making...
  8. doi request reprint Facet orientation and tropism: associations with facet joint osteoarthritis and degeneratives
    Leonid Kalichman
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:E579-85. 2009
    ..Cross-sectional study...
  9. doi request reprint Association between age, sex, BMI and CT-evaluated spinal degeneration features
    Leonid Kalichman
    Division of Research, New England Baptist Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil 22:189-95. 2009
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the association between age, sex and body mass index (BMI) and lumbar spine degeneration features evaluated on computed tomography (CT) in a community-based sample...
  10. pmc Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis: prevalence and association with low back pain in the adult community-based population
    Leonid Kalichman
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:199-205. 2009
    ..Cross-sectional study...
  11. pmc Facet joint osteoarthritis and low back pain in the community-based population
    Leonid Kalichman
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:2560-5. 2008
    ..Cross-sectional study...
  12. pmc Changes in paraspinal muscles and their association with low back pain and spinal degeneration: CT study
    Leonid Kalichman
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Eur Spine J 19:1136-44. 2010
    ..We conclude that the paraspinal muscle density decreases with age, and increases BMI. It is associated with at some levels FJOA, spondylolisthesis and disc narrowing at the same level, but not associated with occurrence of LBP...
  13. doi request reprint Association between disc degeneration and degenerative spondylolisthesis? Pilot study
    Leonid Kalichman
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil 22:21-5. 2009
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to test the generally believed hypothesis that intervertebral disc degeneration is a prerequisite for degenerative spondylolisthesis (DS)...
  14. pmc Low back pain and other musculoskeletal pain comorbidities in individuals with symptomatic osteoarthritis of the knee: data from the osteoarthritis initiative
    Pradeep Suri
    Harvard Medical School, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:1715-23. 2010
    ..To examine the association of concurrent low back pain (LBP), and other musculoskeletal pain comorbidity, with knee pain severity in symptomatic knee osteoarthritis (OA)...
  15. pmc Spinal stenosis prevalence and association with symptoms: the Framingham Study
    Leonid Kalichman
    Boston University, MA 02118, USA
    Spine J 9:545-50. 2009
    ..The prevalence of lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) in the general population and association with low back pain (LBP) remain unclear...
  16. pmc Does this older adult with lower extremity pain have the clinical syndrome of lumbar spinal stenosis?
    Pradeep Suri
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, and Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital and VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    JAMA 304:2628-36. 2010
    ..The clinical syndrome of lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) is a common diagnosis in older adults presenting with lower extremity pain...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mode of inheritance of hand osteoarthritis in ethnically homogeneous pedigrees
    Gregory Livshits
    Research Unit, Human Population Biology, Department of Anatomy and Anthropology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Hum Biol 74:849-60. 2002
    ..8%) and major gene (14.5%) are the main sources of interindividual differences in the development of hand OA. The contribution of the putative major gene on age- and sex-adjusted OA phenotype variation was 55% in the present study...
  18. ncbi request reprint Patterns of joint distribution in hand osteoarthritis: contribution of age, sex, and handedness
    Leonid Kalichman
    Research Unit Human Population Biology, Department of Anatomy and Anthropology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Hum Biol 16:125-34. 2004
    ..We found statistically significant differences between sexes only for the DIP (P = 0.019) and PIP (P = 0.011) rows of joints. Handedness had no influence on hand OA development...
  19. ncbi request reprint Repeated measurement study of hand osteoarthritis in an apparently healthy Caucasian population
    Leonid Kalichman
    Human Population Biology, Research Unit, Department of Anatomy and Anthropology Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Hum Biol 17:611-21. 2005
    ..Our data also suggest a weak but significant correlation in the rate of OA progression in DIP and proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joints and weak negative associations between DIP and MP joints, especially in females...
  20. pmc Association of ENPP1 gene polymorphisms with hand osteoarthritis in a Chuvasha population
    Eun Kyung Suk
    Gene Mapping Center, Max Delbruck Center for Molecular Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    Arthritis Res Ther 7:R1082-90. 2005
    ..Thus, our data highlights variability of ENPP1 as an important genetic factor in the pathogenesis of idiopathic osteoarthritis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of joint degeneration in hand osteoarthritis
    Leonid Kalichman
    Human Population Biology Research Unit, Department of Anatomy and Anthropology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Joint Bone Spine 73:72-6. 2006
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  22. ncbi request reprint The association between morbidity and radiographic hand osteoarthritis: a population-based study
    Leonid Kalichman
    Department of Physical Therapy, The Stanley Steyer School of Health Professions, Tel Aviv University, Kislev 2 10, 78721 Ashkelon, Israel
    Joint Bone Spine 73:406-10. 2006
    ..Osteoarthritis is the most common form of joint disease and is considered to be a risk factor for other morbidities. We performed a population-based study to evaluate the association between morbidity and radiographic hand osteoarthritis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Time-related trends of age at menopause and reproductive period of women in a Chuvashian rural population
    Leonid Kalichman
    Department of Physical Therapy, Stanley Steyer School of Health Professions, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Menopause 14:135-40. 2007
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  24. ncbi request reprint Age at menarche in a Chuvashian rural population
    Leonid Kalichman
    Department of Physical Therapy, The Stanley Steyer School of Health Professions, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Ann Hum Biol 33:390-7. 2006
    ..The secular trend and familial influences on age at menarche among a rural Chuvashian population was examined in a cross-sectional community-based study...
  25. doi request reprint Age-related changes in bone-strength-associated geometry indices in naive human population
    Leonid Kalichman
    Department of Physical Therapy, The Stanley Steyer School of Health Professions, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 291:835-44. 2008
    ..In females, the trend toward higher MCI values can be observed only in those born between 1936 and 1966 and the trend toward higher BBRI values stopped in 1950...
  26. ncbi request reprint Interrelationship between bone aging traits and basic anthropometric characteristics
    Leonid Kalichman
    Research Unit, Human Population Biology, Department of Anatomy and Anthropology, The Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Hum Biol 14:380-90. 2002
    ..20). Thus, the contribution of anthropometric characteristics to the rate and pattern of bone aging of the hand was to relatively small...