Alyssa B Dufour

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Foot pain: is current or past shoewear a factor?
    Alyssa B Dufour
    Boston University School of Public Health and the Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:1352-8. 2009
  2. pmc Foot posture, foot function and low back pain: the Framingham Foot Study
    Hylton B Menz
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew Senior Life, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:2275-82. 2013
  3. pmc Foot pain and mobility limitations in older adults: the Framingham Foot Study
    Hylton B Menz
    DSC, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:1281-5. 2013
  4. pmc Foot disorders, foot posture, and foot function: the Framingham foot study
    Thomas J Hagedorn
    Institute of Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e74364. 2013
  5. pmc The occurrence of ipsilateral or contralateral foot disorders and hand dominance: the Framingham foot study
    Uyen Sa D T Nguyen
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 103:16-23. 2013
  6. pmc Arthritis, foot pain and shoe wear: current musculoskeletal research on feet
    Jody Riskowski
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA 02131 1097, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 23:148-55. 2011
  7. pmc Psychotropic drug initiation or increased dosage and the acute risk of falls: a prospective cohort study of nursing home residents
    Murray A Echt
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    BMC Geriatr 13:19. 2013
  8. pmc Factors affecting center of pressure in older adults: the Framingham Foot Study
    Thomas J Hagedorn
    Institute for Aging Research at Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA, USA
    J Foot Ankle Res 6:18. 2013
  9. pmc Height loss predicts subsequent hip fracture in men and women of the Framingham Study
    Marian T Hannan
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA 02131 1097, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 27:146-52. 2012
  10. pmc Association of flat feet with knee pain and cartilage damage in older adults
    K Douglas Gross
    Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:937-44. 2011

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Publications11

  1. pmc Foot pain: is current or past shoewear a factor?
    Alyssa B Dufour
    Boston University School of Public Health and the Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:1352-8. 2009
    ..In this cross-sectional study of men and women from the population-based Framingham Study, the association between foot pain and type of shoewear was examined...
  2. pmc Foot posture, foot function and low back pain: the Framingham Foot Study
    Hylton B Menz
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew Senior Life, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:2275-82. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to explore the associations of foot posture and foot function with low back pain in 1930 members of the Framingham Study (2002-05)...
  3. pmc Foot pain and mobility limitations in older adults: the Framingham Foot Study
    Hylton B Menz
    DSC, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:1281-5. 2013
    ..The objective of this study is to evaluate the independent relationships between foot pain and mobility limitation in a population of community-dwelling older adults...
  4. pmc Foot disorders, foot posture, and foot function: the Framingham foot study
    Thomas J Hagedorn
    Institute of Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e74364. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the relation between specific foot disorders, foot posture, and foot function...
  5. pmc The occurrence of ipsilateral or contralateral foot disorders and hand dominance: the Framingham foot study
    Uyen Sa D T Nguyen
    Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 103:16-23. 2013
    ..To our knowledge, hand dominance and side of foot disorders has not been described in the literature. We sought to evaluate whether hand dominance was associated with ipsilateral foot disorders in community-dwelling older men and women...
  6. pmc Arthritis, foot pain and shoe wear: current musculoskeletal research on feet
    Jody Riskowski
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA 02131 1097, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 23:148-55. 2011
    ..Foot pain, particularly related to shoes, footwear and rheumatic disorders, may be an important modifiable factor. Surprisingly, this topic has received little attention in the rheumatology community...
  7. pmc Psychotropic drug initiation or increased dosage and the acute risk of falls: a prospective cohort study of nursing home residents
    Murray A Echt
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, 1200 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    BMC Geriatr 13:19. 2013
    ..We also identified specific times when residents are at high risk for falls with respect to a psychotropic drug change...
  8. pmc Factors affecting center of pressure in older adults: the Framingham Foot Study
    Thomas J Hagedorn
    Institute for Aging Research at Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA, USA
    J Foot Ankle Res 6:18. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess demographic differences in foot function in a large population-based study of community-dwelling adults...
  9. pmc Height loss predicts subsequent hip fracture in men and women of the Framingham Study
    Marian T Hannan
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA 02131 1097, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 27:146-52. 2012
    ..14, 2.09; 1.03, 1.42, respectively). Adult height loss predicted hip fracture risk in men in our study. Recent height loss in elderly men and women predicted risk of hip fracture...
  10. pmc Association of flat feet with knee pain and cartilage damage in older adults
    K Douglas Gross
    Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:937-44. 2011
    ..To assess the cross-sectional relation of planus foot morphology to ipsilateral knee pain and compartment-specific knee cartilage damage in older adults...
  11. pmc Sarcopenia definitions considering body size and fat mass are associated with mobility limitations: the Framingham Study
    Alyssa B Dufour
    Department of Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health, Massachusetts, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:168-74. 2013
    ..We examined sarcopenia accounting for body size, and sarcopenic-obesity, in relation to mobility limitations among 767 elderly men and women (mean age 79 years) from the Framingham Study...