JOHN CHRISTOPHER GALLAGHER

Summary

Affiliation: Creighton University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Dose response to vitamin D supplementation in postmenopausal women: a randomized trial
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:425-37. 2012
  2. pmc Vitamin D and aging
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Endocrine Department, Creighton University Medical School, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 42:319-32. 2013
  3. pmc The effect of vitamin D supplementation on serum 25(OH)D in thin and obese women
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE, United States
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 136:195-200. 2013
  4. pmc Effects of vitamin D supplementation in older African American women
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University School of Medicine, 601 North 30th Street, Suite 6718, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:1137-46. 2013
  5. pmc The effect of vitamin D on calcium absorption in older women
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University Medical Center, 601 North 30th Street, Suite 6718, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:3550-6. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The effect of dose titration and dose tapering on the tolerability of desvenlafaxine in women with vasomotor symptoms associated with menopause
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:188-98. 2012
  7. pmc Molecular biology of bone remodeling: implications for new therapeutic targets for osteoporosis
    J Chris Gallagher
    Creighton University Medical Center, Bone Metabolism Unit, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Maturitas 65:301-7. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Advances in bone biology and new treatments for bone loss
    J Chris Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University School Medicine, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Maturitas 60:65-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of early menopause on bone mineral density and fractures
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Menopause 14:567-71. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Preventing osteoporosis in symptomatic postmenopausal women
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Bone MetabolismSection, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131 2197 USA
    Menopause 18:109-18. 2011

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Dose response to vitamin D supplementation in postmenopausal women: a randomized trial
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:425-37. 2012
    ..Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25-[OH]D) is considered the best biomarker of clinical vitamin D status...
  2. pmc Vitamin D and aging
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Endocrine Department, Creighton University Medical School, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 42:319-32. 2013
    ..This combination is a simple, inexpensive strategy that can reduce fractures in institutionalized individuals by 30%...
  3. pmc The effect of vitamin D supplementation on serum 25(OH)D in thin and obese women
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE, United States
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 136:195-200. 2013
    ..This article is part of a Special Issue entitled 'Vitamin D Workshop'...
  4. pmc Effects of vitamin D supplementation in older African American women
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University School of Medicine, 601 North 30th Street, Suite 6718, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:1137-46. 2013
    ..Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) is lower in women with darker skin color. Is it due to lower skin production, lower absorption, or different metabolism of vitamin D?..
  5. pmc The effect of vitamin D on calcium absorption in older women
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University Medical Center, 601 North 30th Street, Suite 6718, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:3550-6. 2012
    ..Vitamin D is often recommended for use with calcium supplements to increase absorption. There are no systematic studies of vitamin D on calcium absorption that indicate what dose should be recommended...
  6. doi request reprint The effect of dose titration and dose tapering on the tolerability of desvenlafaxine in women with vasomotor symptoms associated with menopause
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:188-98. 2012
    ..To determine whether titrating up and tapering down of desvenlafaxine (administered as desvenlafaxine succinate) improves its tolerability in postmenopausal women with vasomotor symptoms (VMS)...
  7. pmc Molecular biology of bone remodeling: implications for new therapeutic targets for osteoporosis
    J Chris Gallagher
    Creighton University Medical Center, Bone Metabolism Unit, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Maturitas 65:301-7. 2010
    ..Already an antibody against sclerostin has shown promise in animal studies, and not to forget parathyroid hormone which was the first clinically useful anabolic treatment for osteoporosis...
  8. doi request reprint Advances in bone biology and new treatments for bone loss
    J Chris Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University School Medicine, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Maturitas 60:65-9. 2008
    ..These are novel developments that have risen from basic research in bone biology and other discoveries in the bone remodeling process can be expected to lead to further treatment options for various bone diseases...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of early menopause on bone mineral density and fractures
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Menopause 14:567-71. 2007
    ..density at an earlier age and do they have a higher incidence of osteoporotic fractures? Is there a difference on bone between women who undergo early natural menopause compared to women who have early menopause after oophorectomy?..
  10. doi request reprint Preventing osteoporosis in symptomatic postmenopausal women
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Bone MetabolismSection, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131 2197 USA
    Menopause 18:109-18. 2011
    ..Future therapies are likely to include newer selective estrogen receptor modulators, combinations of estrogen with selective estrogen receptor modulators, and denosumab...
  11. pmc Falls are associated with decreased renal function and insufficient calcitriol production by the kidney
    J C Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism, Creighton University, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 103:610-3. 2007
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  12. pmc An age-related decrease in creatinine clearance is associated with an increase in number of falls in untreated women but not in women receiving calcitriol treatment
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University Medical Center, School of Medicine, 601 North 30th Street, Room 6718, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:51-8. 2007
    ..Decreased calcitriol production due to impaired renal function may be a significant risk factor for falls in normal aging population...
  13. ncbi request reprint Combination treatment with estrogen and calcitriol in the prevention of age-related bone loss
    J C Gallagher
    Creighton University Medical Center, St Joseph Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:3618-28. 2001
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  14. ncbi request reprint Prevention of bone loss with tibolone in postmenopausal women: results of two randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, dose-finding studies
    J C Gallagher
    Creighton University Medical Center, St Joseph s Hospital, 601 North 30th Street, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:4717-26. 2001
    ..Tibolone 1.25 mg per day is recommended because it shows a positive and statistically significant change in BMD of spine and femoral neck...
  15. ncbi request reprint Role of estrogens in the management of postmenopausal bone loss
    J C Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University Medical Center, St Joseph s Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 27:143-62. 2001
    ..Combination therapies using estrogen should probably be reserved for patients who continue to fracture on single therapy or should be used in patients who present initially with severe osteoporosis...
  16. ncbi request reprint The effect of soy protein isolate on bone metabolism
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, School of Medicine and the Osteoporosis Research Center, Creighton University, Omaha, NE, USA
    Menopause 11:290-8. 2004
    ..This double-blind, 15-month pilot study was designed to investigate the effect of soy protein isolate with varying concentrations of isoflavones on early postmenopausal bone loss and lipids...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effects of calcitriol on falls and fractures and physical performance tests
    J C Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University Medical Center, 601 N 30th Street Suite 6718, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 89:497-501. 2004
    ..Understanding these mechanisms would allow us to search for analogs of vitamin D that act more selectively on muscle and on the central nervous system...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effect of discontinuation of estrogen, calcitriol, and the combination of both on bone density and bone markers
    J Christopher Gallagher
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University School of Medicine, 601 North 30th Street, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:4914-23. 2002
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  19. ncbi request reprint Protein intake: effects on bone mineral density and the rate of bone loss in elderly women
    Prema B Rapuri
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University, School of Medicine, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:1517-25. 2003
    ..The role of dietary protein in bone metabolism is controversial...
  20. ncbi request reprint Seasonal changes in calciotropic hormones, bone markers, and bone mineral density in elderly women
    Prema B Rapuri
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:2024-32. 2002
    ..6% in total hip BMD. In summary (see Fig. 5), the seasonal changes in vitamin D metabolism in elderly women are closely associated with small changes in serum PTH, changes in bone resorption, and BMD...
  21. ncbi request reprint Endogenous levels of serum estradiol and sex hormone binding globulin determine bone mineral density, bone remodeling, the rate of bone loss, and response to treatment with estrogen in elderly women
    Prema B Rapuri
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University, School of Medicine, 601 North 30th Street, Room 6718, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:4954-62. 2004
    ..Women with a serum estradiol level of less than 9 pg/ml (33 pmol/liter) are optimal candidates for estrogen therapy for osteoporosis prevention...
  22. ncbi request reprint Bazedoxifene + conjugated estrogens in HT for the prevention of osteoporosis and treatment of vasomotor symptoms associated with the menopause
    Sri Harsha Tella
    Creighton University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Omaha, NE, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 14:2407-20. 2013
    ..This paper reviews the TSEC bazedoxifene and conjugated equine estrogens (BZA/CE)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Smoking is a risk factor for decreased physical performance in elderly women
    Prema B Rapuri
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Creighton University, School of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:93-100. 2007
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Research Grants4

  1. Determination of RDA for Vitamin D in Caucasian and African American Women
    John Gallagher; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results from this study will also help in designing future larger clinical trials of the effect of vitamin D on falls and fractures. ..
  2. Determination of RDA for Vitamin D in Caucasian and African American Women
    John Gallagher; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results from this study will also help in designing future larger clinical trials of the effect of vitamin D on falls and fractures. ..
  3. Determination of RDA for Vitamin D in Caucasian and African American Women
    John Gallagher; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The results from this study will also help in designing future larger clinical trials of the effect of vitamin D on falls and fractures. ..