T McAlindon

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Glucosamine and chondroitin for treatment of osteoarthritis: a systematic quality assessment and meta-analysis
    T E McAlindon
    The Arthritis Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Mass 02118, USA
    JAMA 283:1469-75. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Update on the epidemiology of systemic lupus erythematosus: new spins on old ideas
    T McAlindon
    Boston University Arthritis Center, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 12:104-12. 2000
  3. pmc Comparison of BLOKS and WORMS scoring systems part II. Longitudinal assessment of knee MRIs for osteoarthritis and suggested approach based on their performance: data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative
    D T Felson
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 18:1402-7. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Exercise for knee osteoarthritis
    K Baker
    The Boston University Multipurpose Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Disease Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 12:456-63. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal analysis of the relationship between serum insulin-like growth factor-I and radiographic knee osteoarthritis
    L Fraenkel
    Arthritis Center, Boston University Medical Center, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 6:362-7. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint The validity of different definitions of radiographic worsening for longitudinal studies of knee osteoarthritis
    M P Lavalley
    Boston University Arthritis Center, A203, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 54:30-9. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Regional musculoskeletal pain. The knee
    T E McAlindon
    Boston University School of Medicine, Arthritis Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Baillieres Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 13:329-44. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Problems in the development and validation of questionnaire-based screening instruments for ascertaining cases with symptomatic knee osteoarthritis: the Framingham Study
    M LaValley
    Boston University, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 44:1105-13. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Glucosamine for pain in osteoarthritis: why do trial results differ?
    Steven C Vlad
    Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 56:2267-77. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption as a trigger of recurrent gout attacks
    Yuqing Zhang
    Boston University Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, the Department of Medicine at Boston Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02118, USA
    Am J Med 119:800.e13-8. 2006

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Glucosamine and chondroitin for treatment of osteoarthritis: a systematic quality assessment and meta-analysis
    T E McAlindon
    The Arthritis Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Mass 02118, USA
    JAMA 283:1469-75. 2000
    ..Glucosamine and chondroitin preparations are widely touted in the lay press as remedies for osteoarthritis (OA), but uncertainty about their efficacy exists among the medical community...
  2. ncbi request reprint Update on the epidemiology of systemic lupus erythematosus: new spins on old ideas
    T McAlindon
    Boston University Arthritis Center, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 12:104-12. 2000
    ..Despite this, such studies have increased in size and number, and have generated novel etiologic hypotheses, ranging from environmental pollutants to viral infections...
  3. pmc Comparison of BLOKS and WORMS scoring systems part II. Longitudinal assessment of knee MRIs for osteoarthritis and suggested approach based on their performance: data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative
    D T Felson
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 18:1402-7. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Exercise for knee osteoarthritis
    K Baker
    The Boston University Multipurpose Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Disease Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 12:456-63. 2000
    ..The mechanism of exercise remains unclear and merits future studies to better define a concise, clear exercise protocol that may have the potential for a public health intervention...
  5. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal analysis of the relationship between serum insulin-like growth factor-I and radiographic knee osteoarthritis
    L Fraenkel
    Arthritis Center, Boston University Medical Center, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 6:362-7. 1998
    ..To examine the relation between serum insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-I) levels and both incident and progressive radiographic knee osteoarthritis (OA) in the Framingham Osteoarthritis Study...
  6. ncbi request reprint The validity of different definitions of radiographic worsening for longitudinal studies of knee osteoarthritis
    M P Lavalley
    Boston University Arthritis Center, A203, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 54:30-9. 2001
    ..Definitions incorporating both osteophytes and joint space narrowing offer the most precise estimation of the association of risk factors with disease worsening...
  7. ncbi request reprint Regional musculoskeletal pain. The knee
    T E McAlindon
    Boston University School of Medicine, Arthritis Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Baillieres Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 13:329-44. 1999
    ..The emergence of 'nutraceuticals' such as glucosamine as treatments for osteoarthritis has captured the public imagination and merits further study...
  8. ncbi request reprint Problems in the development and validation of questionnaire-based screening instruments for ascertaining cases with symptomatic knee osteoarthritis: the Framingham Study
    M LaValley
    Boston University, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 44:1105-13. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: We conclude that none of these instruments has adequate diagnostic test performance to serve as a single-step evaluation of the presence or absence of symptomatic knee OA...
  9. ncbi request reprint Glucosamine for pain in osteoarthritis: why do trial results differ?
    Steven C Vlad
    Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 56:2267-77. 2007
    ..Investigators in trials of glucosamine report a range of estimates for efficacy, making conclusions difficult. We undertook this study to identify factors that explain heterogeneity in trials of glucosamine...
  10. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption as a trigger of recurrent gout attacks
    Yuqing Zhang
    Boston University Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, the Department of Medicine at Boston Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02118, USA
    Am J Med 119:800.e13-8. 2006
    ..Alcohol consumption has long been considered a trigger for recurrent gout attacks; however, this hypothesis has not been formally tested...
  11. pmc Changes in serum levels of glucosamine and sulphate after ingestion of glucosamine sulphate with and without simultaneous ingestion of glucose
    Beth A Biggee
    Ann Rheum Dis 66:1403-4. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint Nutraceuticals: do they work and when should we use them?
    Timothy E McAlindon
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 20:99-115. 2006
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  13. ncbi request reprint Nutritional factors and osteoarthritis: recent developments
    Timothy E McAlindon
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 17:647-52. 2005
    ..This review focuses on how the evidence for a role of nutritional factors or nutritional supplements in the management of knee osteoarthritis has been changed by recent research...
  14. ncbi request reprint Considerations in the treatment of early osteoarthritis
    Senada Arabelovic
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Division of Rheumatology, 750 Washington Street, NEMC Box 406, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 7:29-35. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Smoking, alcohol consumption, and risk of systemic lupus erythematosus in the Black Women's Health Study
    Margaret K Formica
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit and the Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Rheumatol 30:1222-6. 2003
    ..We prospectively investigated the associations of smoking and alcohol consumption with incident SLE in the Black Women's Health Study (BWHS)...