Nitin Jain

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Association between mobility mode and C-reactive protein levels in men with chronic spinal cord injury
    Leslie R Morse
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:726-31. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint The relationship between surgeon and hospital volume and outcomes for shoulder arthroplasty
    Nitin Jain
    VA Boston Healthcare System, 1400 VFW Parkway, Pulmonary IIIB, West Roxbury, MA 02132, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:496-505. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Relation between blood lead levels and childhood anemia in India
    Nitin B Jain
    VA Boston Healthcare System, West Roxbury, MA 02132, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:968-73. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of provider volume on resource utilization for surgical procedures of the knee
    Nitin Jain
    Center for Excellence in Surgical Outcomes, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 13:302-12. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Total arthroplasty versus hemiarthroplasty for glenohumeral osteoarthritis: role of provider volume
    Nitin B Jain
    Center for Excellence in Surgical Outcomes, Durham, NC, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:361-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Influence of provider volume on length of stay, operating room time, and discharge status for rotator cuff repair
    Nitin B Jain
    Center for Excellence in Surgical Outcomes, Durham, NC, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:407-13. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic appendectomy in the elderly
    Ulrich Guller
    Department of Surgery, the Center for Excellence in Surgical Outcomes, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Surgery 135:479-88. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic vs open colectomy: outcomes comparison based on large nationwide databases
    Ulrich Guller
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Arch Surg 138:1179-86. 2003
  9. pmc A prospective study of bone lead concentration and death from all causes, cardiovascular diseases, and cancer in the Department of Veterans Affairs Normative Aging Study
    Marc G Weisskopf
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Circulation 120:1056-64. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Trends in epidemiology of knee arthroplasty in the United States, 1990-2000
    Nitin B Jain
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 52:3928-33. 2005

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Publications19

  1. pmc Association between mobility mode and C-reactive protein levels in men with chronic spinal cord injury
    Leslie R Morse
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:726-31. 2008
    ..To assess clinical determinants of systemic inflammation in persons with chronic spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  2. ncbi request reprint The relationship between surgeon and hospital volume and outcomes for shoulder arthroplasty
    Nitin Jain
    VA Boston Healthcare System, 1400 VFW Parkway, Pulmonary IIIB, West Roxbury, MA 02132, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:496-505. 2004
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  3. ncbi request reprint Relation between blood lead levels and childhood anemia in India
    Nitin B Jain
    VA Boston Healthcare System, West Roxbury, MA 02132, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:968-73. 2005
    ..7 (95% confidence interval: 1.1, 2.6). Health agencies in India should note the association of elevated blood lead levels with anemia and make further efforts to curb lead pollution and childhood anemia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of provider volume on resource utilization for surgical procedures of the knee
    Nitin Jain
    Center for Excellence in Surgical Outcomes, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 13:302-12. 2005
    ..001). High-volume providers utilize healthcare resources more efficiently. Our findings may help surgeons and hospitals in optimizing resource utilization and cost for routinely-performed ambulatory surgery procedures...
  5. ncbi request reprint Total arthroplasty versus hemiarthroplasty for glenohumeral osteoarthritis: role of provider volume
    Nitin B Jain
    Center for Excellence in Surgical Outcomes, Durham, NC, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:361-7. 2005
    ..Definitive treatment guidelines for glenohumeral osteoarthritis are needed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Influence of provider volume on length of stay, operating room time, and discharge status for rotator cuff repair
    Nitin B Jain
    Center for Excellence in Surgical Outcomes, Durham, NC, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:407-13. 2005
    ..The mean operating room times for low- and intermediate-volume surgeons were significantly higher than that for high-volume surgeons (P < .001). We conclude that high-volume providers use health care resources more efficiently...
  7. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic appendectomy in the elderly
    Ulrich Guller
    Department of Surgery, the Center for Excellence in Surgical Outcomes, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Surgery 135:479-88. 2004
    ..Evidence suggests that laparoscopic appendectomy (LA) has advantages over open appendectomy (OA) in the treatment of appendicitis. It remains, however, unclear whether LA is indicated in the elderly patient population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic vs open colectomy: outcomes comparison based on large nationwide databases
    Ulrich Guller
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Arch Surg 138:1179-86. 2003
    ..Laparoscopic colectomy has significant advantages over open colectomy in the treatment of diverticular disease with respect to the length of hospital stay, routine hospital discharge, and postoperative morbidity and mortality...
  9. pmc A prospective study of bone lead concentration and death from all causes, cardiovascular diseases, and cancer in the Department of Veterans Affairs Normative Aging Study
    Marc G Weisskopf
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Circulation 120:1056-64. 2009
    ..The association between bone lead levels and mortality has not been explored...
  10. ncbi request reprint Trends in epidemiology of knee arthroplasty in the United States, 1990-2000
    Nitin B Jain
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 52:3928-33. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Trends in the epidemiology of total shoulder arthroplasty in the United States from 1990-2000
    Nitin B Jain
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 55:591-7. 2006
    ..We evaluated trends in the distribution of age, race, hospital volume and teaching status, outcomes, and indications for TSA during the last decade...
  12. pmc Determinants of lung volumes in chronic spinal cord injury
    Evan L Stepp
    Research and Development Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Boston Healthcare System, West Roxbury, MA 02132, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1499-506. 2008
    ..To characterize determinants of lung volumes in chronic spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  13. pmc Dyspnea during daily activities in chronic spinal cord injury
    Noel F Grandas
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, VA Boston Healthcare System, West Roxbury, MA 02132, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:1631-5. 2005
    ..To assess factors associated with breathlessness in chronic spinal cord injury (SCI) during daily activities...
  14. pmc Childhood correlates of blood lead levels in Mumbai and Delhi
    Nitin B Jain
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:466-70. 2006
    ..In India, it has been reported that nearly half of the children have elevated blood lead levels (BLLs). However, little is known about risk factors for these elevated BLLs...
  15. ncbi request reprint High hospital volume is associated with better outcomes for breast cancer surgery: analysis of 233,247 patients
    Ulrich Guller
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, CH 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    World J Surg 29:994-9; discussion 999-1000. 2005
    ..The objective of this investigation was to assess the relationship between hospital volume and outcomes for breast cancer surgery...
  16. ncbi request reprint Dietary calcium as a potential modifier of the relationship of lead burden to blood pressure
    Sahar F Elmarsafawy
    Occupational Health Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Epidemiology 17:531-7. 2006
    ..There is evidence of an interaction between these factors. We tested the hypothesis that dietary calcium intake modifies the relationship between lead burden and hypertension...
  17. ncbi request reprint Impact of surgeon and hospital caseload on the likelihood of performing laparoscopic vs open sigmoid resection for diverticular disease: a study based on 55,949 patients
    Walter P Weber
    Department of Surgery, Divisions of General Surgery and Surgical Research, University Hospital of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Arch Surg 142:253-9; discussion 259. 2007
    ..High-volume surgeons and hospitals are more likely to perform laparoscopic procedures than open procedures for diverticular disease as compared with low-volume surgeons and hospitals...
  18. pmc Lead levels and ischemic heart disease in a prospective study of middle-aged and elderly men: the VA Normative Aging Study
    Nitin B Jain
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:871-5. 2007
    ..Lead exposure has been associated with higher blood pressure, hypertension, electrocardiogram abnormalities, and increased mortality from circulatory causes...
  19. pmc Smoking behavior in trucking industry workers
    Nitin B Jain
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Ind Med 49:1013-20. 2006
    ..We assessed the relationship between job title and smoking behavior as part of a study on occupational exposures and lung cancer...