Chandan Saha

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Affiliation: Indiana University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Onset of overweight during childhood and adolescence in relation to race and sex
    Chandan Saha
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5111, USA correction
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:2648-52. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Individual and neighborhood-level factors in predicting asthma
    Chandan Saha
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:759-63. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Cerebral palsy after perinatal arterial ischemic stroke
    Meredith R Golomb
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 575 West Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Child Neurol 23:279-86. 2008
  4. pmc Anti-inflammatory treatment with pentoxifylline improves HIV-related endothelial dysfunction: a pilot study
    Samir K Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Indiana Center for Vascular Biology and Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
    AIDS 24:1377-80. 2010
  5. pmc Research to encourage exercise for fibromyalgia (REEF): use of motivational interviewing, outcomes from a randomized-controlled trial
    Dennis C Ang
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin J Pain 29:296-304. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Ethnic differences in renal responses to furosemide
    Tae Yon Chun
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Hypertension 52:241-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Dialysis dose and the diagnosis of hypertension in hemodialysis patients
    Rajiv Agarwal
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Blood Press Monit 12:281-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of hyperglycemia in ischemic stroke (THIS): a randomized pilot trial
    Askiel Bruno
    Department of Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Stroke 39:384-9. 2008
  9. pmc Treatment outcomes of secondarily impetiginized pediatric atopic dermatitis lesions and the role of oral antibiotics
    Jeffrey B Travers
    Department of Dermatology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 550 N University Blvd, Suite 3240, Indianapolis, IN 46202, Indiana, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 29:289-96. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Percent change on the National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale: a useful acute stroke outcome measure
    Askiel Bruno
    Department of Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 18:56-9. 2009

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Publications46

  1. ncbi request reprint Onset of overweight during childhood and adolescence in relation to race and sex
    Chandan Saha
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5111, USA correction
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:2648-52. 2005
    ..04). There was no sex difference. The time to overweight during childhood and adolescence varies by race, indicating the need for race-specific timing of interventions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Individual and neighborhood-level factors in predicting asthma
    Chandan Saha
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:759-63. 2005
    ..To identify the neighborhood socioeconomic and housing factors at the census-block level and the sociodemographic factors at the individual level that are associated with the risk of asthma...
  3. doi request reprint Cerebral palsy after perinatal arterial ischemic stroke
    Meredith R Golomb
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 575 West Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Child Neurol 23:279-86. 2008
    ..60; 95% CI, 2.28-72.92) and large-branch infarction (OR, 8.78; 95% CI, 2.18-43.67) were associated with cerebral palsy. These data will aid physicians in planning long-term rehabilitative care for children with perinatal stroke...
  4. pmc Anti-inflammatory treatment with pentoxifylline improves HIV-related endothelial dysfunction: a pilot study
    Samir K Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Indiana Center for Vascular Biology and Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
    AIDS 24:1377-80. 2010
    ..Pentoxifylline may reverse HIV-related endothelial dysfunction by directly inhibiting the endothelial leukocyte adhesion pathway...
  5. pmc Research to encourage exercise for fibromyalgia (REEF): use of motivational interviewing, outcomes from a randomized-controlled trial
    Dennis C Ang
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin J Pain 29:296-304. 2013
    ..Unfortunately, long-term maintenance of exercise after a structured program is rare. The present study tested the efficacy of Motivational Interviewing (MI) to promote exercise and improve symptoms in patients with FM...
  6. doi request reprint Ethnic differences in renal responses to furosemide
    Tae Yon Chun
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Hypertension 52:241-8. 2008
    ..An increase in vasopressin levels appeared to explain greater urine concentrations in black males but not black females...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dialysis dose and the diagnosis of hypertension in hemodialysis patients
    Rajiv Agarwal
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Blood Press Monit 12:281-7. 2007
    ..Evidence for effect modification was tested for several plausible demographic, clinical and laboratory factors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of hyperglycemia in ischemic stroke (THIS): a randomized pilot trial
    Askiel Bruno
    Department of Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Stroke 39:384-9. 2008
    ..Hyperglycemia may worsen brain injury during acute cerebral infarction. We tested the feasibility and tolerability of aggressive hyperglycemia correction with intravenous insulin compared with usual care during acute cerebral infarction...
  9. pmc Treatment outcomes of secondarily impetiginized pediatric atopic dermatitis lesions and the role of oral antibiotics
    Jeffrey B Travers
    Department of Dermatology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 550 N University Blvd, Suite 3240, Indianapolis, IN 46202, Indiana, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 29:289-96. 2012
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  10. doi request reprint Percent change on the National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale: a useful acute stroke outcome measure
    Askiel Bruno
    Department of Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 18:56-9. 2009
    ..Changes in neurologic deficits might be useful outcome measures in acute stroke because they can measure within-subject changes on the entire spectrum of the scales starting at baseline...
  11. ncbi request reprint Using change in the National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale to measure treatment effect in acute stroke trials
    Askiel Bruno
    Department of Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Stroke 37:920-1. 2006
    ..Outcome measures in acute stroke trials are being refined. Changes in neurological deficits might be useful outcome measures because they can measure the entire spectrum of deficits...
  12. ncbi request reprint Studies of an association in boys of blood pressure and the Y chromosome
    R Ravi Shankar
    Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Am J Hypertens 20:27-31. 2007
    ..In the current study, we examined the association of a HindIII restriction site on the Y chromosome with BP in a cohort of young men...
  13. doi request reprint A novel application of the Problem Areas in Diabetes (PAID) instrument to improve glycemic control and patient satisfaction
    Apoorva Chawla
    David G Marrero, J O Ritchey Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Indiana University School of Medicine, 410 West 10th Street, Suite 1140, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Diabetes Educ 36:337-44. 2010
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  14. pmc Endothelial, inflammatory, coagulation, metabolic effects and safety of etravirine in HIV-uninfected volunteers
    Samir K Gupta
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 25:327-31. 2011
    ..ETR was generally well tolerated. Larger studies are warranted to confirm that ETR can be used safely as part of HIV postexposure prophylaxis regimens...
  15. doi request reprint Feeding problems in children with neonatal arterial ischemic stroke
    Monica Barkat-Masih
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Child Neurol 25:867-72. 2010
    ..12-9.90) but did not predict speech delay (P = .97) or cerebral palsy (P = .70). Feeding problems are important sequelae of neonatal stroke, but neonatal feeding problems in this group do not predict speech delay or cerebral palsy...
  16. doi request reprint Endothelial abnormalities in adolescents with type 1 diabetes: a biomarker for vascular sequelae?
    Linda A DiMeglio
    Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5225, USA
    J Pediatr 157:540-6. 2010
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  17. ncbi request reprint The change in blood pressure during pubertal growth
    R Ravi Shankar
    Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5111, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:163-7. 2005
    ..In summary, PG was associated with profound increases in systolic BP. There were noticeably greater increments in males than in females consistent with the emergence of the well known sexual dimorphism in BP...
  18. pmc Synchronization of adolescent blood pressure and pubertal somatic growth
    Wanzhu Tu
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:5019-22. 2009
    ..Blood pressure (BP) and growth increase at an accelerated rate during puberty. The temporal relationship of the two events has not been well characterized...
  19. ncbi request reprint Accuracy and yield of ICD-9 codes for identifying children with ischemic stroke
    Meredith R Golomb
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Riley Hospital for Children Room 1757702 Barnhill Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Neurology 67:2053-5. 2006
    ..Code accuracy ranged from 37 to 88%; each code missed more than half of AIS identified by the combined code search. Studies are needed to determine whether other local and national ICD-9 databases have similar limitations...
  20. ncbi request reprint Lower serum adiponectin levels in African-American boys
    Mikako Degawa-Yamauchi
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, 541 North Clinical Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5111, USA
    Obes Res 11:1384-90. 2003
    ..To examine adiponectin, an adipocyte-secreted hormone with anti-inflammatory and insulin-sensitizing effects, in relation to race or gender in younger subjects...
  21. pmc Effect of advanced access scheduling on processes and intermediate outcomes of diabetes care and utilization
    Usha Subramanian
    Roudebush VAMC, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:327-33. 2009
    ..The impact of open access (OA) scheduling on chronic disease care and outcomes has not been studied...
  22. ncbi request reprint Improvement in blood pressure with inhibition of the epithelial sodium channel in blacks with hypertension
    Chandan Saha
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Hypertension 46:481-7. 2005
    ..In conclusion, treatment with either amiloride or spironolactone can provide an additional reduction in blood pressure in blacks already receiving conventional antihypertensive therapy...
  23. pmc Association of cerebral palsy with other disabilities in children with perinatal arterial ischemic stroke
    Meredith R Golomb
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 37:245-9. 2007
    ..21-69.21) than children with delayed presentation. Children with cerebral palsy after perinatal stroke are likely to have an additional disability; those with neonatal presentation are more likely to have a severe disability...
  24. doi request reprint Variability in the upper limit of normal for serum alanine aminotransferase levels: a statewide study
    Anand Dutta
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Hepatology 50:1957-62. 2009
    ..After controlling for chemical analyzer type, there was no significant relationship between ALT ULN values and the method used for its establishment...
  25. doi request reprint Relationship between daily dose of oral medications and idiosyncratic drug-induced liver injury: search for signals
    Craig Lammert
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Hepatology 47:2003-9. 2008
    ..4%, and 13.2% in < or =10, 11-49, and > or =50 mg/day groups, respectively, P = 0.03)...
  26. doi request reprint Electrocardiographic abnormalities and sudden death in myotonic dystrophy type 1
    William J Groh
    Department of Medicine, Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University, Indianapolis 46202, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:2688-97. 2008
    ..Sudden death can occur as a consequence of cardiac-conduction abnormalities in the neuromuscular disease myotonic dystrophy type 1. The determinants of the risk of sudden death remain imprecise...
  27. ncbi request reprint A pilot randomized controlled trial of renal protection with pioglitazone in diabetic nephropathy
    Rajiv Agarwal
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Kidney Int 68:285-92. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that PPAR-gamma-based antidiabetic therapy would result in greater reduction in proteinuria compared to sulfonylurea-based therapy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Naltrexone and brief counseling to reduce heavy drinking in hazardous drinkers
    Dena Davidson
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University, 791 Union Drive Indianapolis 46202 4887, USA
    Addict Behav 29:1253-8. 2004
    ..Craving was also lower for the placebo group. The groups were not balanced on gender or family history of alcoholism and this may explain the lack of effect of naltrexone on the drinking outcomes...
  29. ncbi request reprint Fragmented QRS on a 12-lead ECG: a predictor of mortality and cardiac events in patients with coronary artery disease
    Mithilesh Kumar Das
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Heart Rhythm 4:1385-92. 2007
    ..Fragmented QRS (fQRS) on a 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) is associated with myocardial scar in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  30. doi request reprint Combining Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Milnacipran for Fibromyalgia: A Feasibility Randomized-controlled Trial
    Dennis C Ang
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology Department of Biostatistics, Indiana University Department of Psychology, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Center for Neurosensory Disorders, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
    Clin J Pain 29:747-54. 2013
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of a randomized-controlled trial and to obtain estimates of the effects of combined cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and milnacipran for the treatment of fibromyalgia...
  31. doi request reprint Long-term effects of a community-based lifestyle intervention to prevent type 2 diabetes: the DEPLOY extension pilot study
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Chronic Illn 7:279-90. 2011
    ..We evaluated long-term effects of a lower cost, group-based adaption of the DPP lifestyle intervention offered by the YMCA...
  32. doi request reprint ASKing the kids: how children view their abilities after perinatal stroke
    Monica Barkat-Masih
    Department of Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Child Neurol 26:44-8. 2011
    ..02), and children with large versus small branch unilateral middle cerebral artery stroke (P = .03). Further work is needed to understand why these children's performance does not match perceived capability...
  33. doi request reprint Neuropsychologic outcomes in a case series of twins discordant for perinatal stroke
    Tasneem L Talib
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Neurology, Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center Health Services, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 38:118-25. 2008
    ..Twin gestation may be a risk factor for poor cognitive outcome after perinatal stroke. Large infarct size and comorbid epilepsy may have contributed to some of the poor cognitive outcomes in this cohort...
  34. pmc Are there ethnicity-based differences in the evaluation of individuals with abnormal liver biochemistries?
    Naga Chalasani
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, USA
    J Hepatol 47:123-7. 2007
    ..This study examined if there is an ethnicity-based difference in obtaining liver biochemistries or evaluating abnormal liver biochemistries by primary care physicians...
  35. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hemodialysis-unit blood pressure is a superior determinant of left ventricular hypertrophy
    Rajiv Agarwal
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Hypertension 47:62-8. 2006
    ..Routine and standardized measurements of BP were similarly weak correlates of LVH. Systolic BP outside the dialysis unit was a stronger correlate of LVH compared with dialysis unit BP...
  36. pmc Feasibility study of erythrocyte long-chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid content and mortality risk in hemodialysis patients
    Allon N Friedman
    Division of Nephrology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Ren Nutr 18:509-12. 2008
    ..We tested the hypothesis that erythrocyte n-3 PUFA levels, as measured by the omega-3 index (O3I), are inversely related to mortality in hemodialysis patients...
  37. doi request reprint Improvement in HIV-related endothelial dysfunction using the anti-inflammatory agent salsalate: a pilot study
    Samir K Gupta
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    AIDS 22:653-5. 2008
    ..However, hepatotoxicity occurred frequently. Research using alternative agents is warranted to examine the role of inflammation in HIV-related cardiovascular disease...
  38. doi request reprint Promotion and tenure for community-engaged research: an examination of promotion and tenure support for community-engaged research at three universities collaborating through a Clinical and Translational Science Award
    David G Marrero
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 6:204-8. 2013
    ..This paper measures faculty perception of how three institutions funded by a CTSA support community-engaged research in the promotion and tenure process...
  39. pmc Research to Encourage Exercise for Fibromyalgia (REEF): use of motivational interviewing design and method
    Dennis C Ang
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:59-68. 2011
    ..When completed, REEF will determine whether exercise-based MI could be utilized as a management strategy to sustain the clinical benefits of exercise for FM...
  40. ncbi request reprint Family history is a poor screen for prothrombotic genes in children with stroke
    Sheila C Johal
    Department of Medical Genetics, Division of Biostatistics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Pediatr 148:68-71. 2006
    ..To evaluate family history of early pathological thrombosis as a screen for genetic prothrombotic risk factors in children with stroke...
  41. ncbi request reprint Utility of HbA1c in the detection of subclinical post renal transplant diabetes
    Rebecca Hoban
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplantation 81:379-83. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that the use of HbA1c testing would help identify postrenal transplant diabetes (PTDM)...
  42. ncbi request reprint IV insulin during acute cerebral infarction in diabetic patients
    Askiel Bruno
    Department of Neurology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5111, USA
    Neurology 62:1441-2. 2004
  43. pmc Infected atopic dermatitis lesions contain pharmacologic amounts of lipoteichoic acid
    Jeffrey B Travers
    Department of Dermatology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 702 Barnhill Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:146-52.e1-2. 2010
    ..Bacterial infection with Staphylococcus aureus is a known trigger for worsening of atopic dermatitis (AD); the exact mechanisms by which bacterial infection worsens dermatitis are unknown...
  44. ncbi request reprint A double-blind randomized crossover trial of two loop diuretics in chronic kidney disease
    Nina Vasavada
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, and Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Kidney Int 64:632-40. 2003
    ..Our hypothesis was that this pharmacokinetic difference between these commonly used loop diuretics may translate into disparate antihypertensive responses in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  45. ncbi request reprint Oral fish oil supplementation raises blood omega-3 levels and lowers C-reactive protein in haemodialysis patients--a pilot study
    Akber Saifullah
    Division of Nephrology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis IN, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:3561-7. 2007
    ....
  46. pmc Comparison of health and effective functioning in Russia and the United States
    Gerald J Jogerst
    Department of Family Medicine, 01290 G PFP, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 1:189-96. 2006
    ..Global aging may increase the societal burden of providing more resources to augment elders' disabilities. The implications of functional disabilities can vary depending on the society in which they occur...