Helaine E Resnick

Summary

Affiliation: Institute for the Future of Aging Services
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Advance directives in home health and hospice agencies: United States, 2007
    Helaine E Resnick
    American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 28:467-74. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Nursing Home participation in end-of-life programs: United States, 2004
    Helaine E Resnick
    Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, Washington, DC 20008, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 26:354-60. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Diabetes in U.S. nursing homes, 2004
    Helaine E Resnick
    Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, 2519 Connecticut Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20008, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:287-8. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Documentation of sleep apnea in nursing homes: United States 2004
    Helaine E Resnick
    Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, Washington, DC, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 9:260-4. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Tenure, certification, and education of nursing home administrators, medical directors, and directors of nursing in for-profit and not-for-profit nursing homes: United States 2004
    Helaine E Resnick
    Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for Aging, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20008, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 10:423-30. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Advance directives in nursing home residents aged > or =65 years: United States 2004
    Helaine E Resnick
    Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, Department of Medicine, Georgetown University, 2519 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20008, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 25:476-82. 2008
  7. pmc Use of electronic information systems in nursing homes: United States, 2004
    Helaine E Resnick
    Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, 2519 Connecticut Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20008, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:179-86. 2009
  8. pmc Use of health information technology in home health and hospice agencies: United States, 2007
    Helaine E Resnick
    American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, Washington, DC, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:389-95. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of isolated post-challenge hyperglycemia on mortality in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    Weiquan Lu
    MedStar Research Institute and Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:182-8. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Coronary heart disease risk equivalence in diabetes depends on concomitant risk factors
    Barbara V Howard
    MedStar Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:391-7. 2006

Research Grants

  1. SLEEP HEART HEALTH STUDY
    Helaine Resnick; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications52

  1. doi request reprint Advance directives in home health and hospice agencies: United States, 2007
    Helaine E Resnick
    American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 28:467-74. 2011
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Nursing Home participation in end-of-life programs: United States, 2004
    Helaine E Resnick
    Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, Washington, DC 20008, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 26:354-60. 2009
    ..Provision of appropriate staff training may be a key to expanding EoL program participation in skilled nursing...
  3. ncbi request reprint Diabetes in U.S. nursing homes, 2004
    Helaine E Resnick
    Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, 2519 Connecticut Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20008, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:287-8. 2008
    ..In the U.S. in 2004, one in four nursing home residents aged >or=65 years had diabetes, and diabetic residents had increased odds of several unfavorable outcomes that are important for care planning...
  4. doi request reprint Documentation of sleep apnea in nursing homes: United States 2004
    Helaine E Resnick
    Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, Washington, DC, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 9:260-4. 2008
    ..To define the prevalence of documented sleep apnea in US nursing home (NH) residents and to examine characteristics associated with sleep apnea in this population...
  5. doi request reprint Tenure, certification, and education of nursing home administrators, medical directors, and directors of nursing in for-profit and not-for-profit nursing homes: United States 2004
    Helaine E Resnick
    Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for Aging, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20008, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 10:423-30. 2009
    ..To understand key characteristics of the leadership team, and to examine if differences in these factors exist between for-profit (FP) and not-for-profit (NFP) nursing homes (NHs)...
  6. doi request reprint Advance directives in nursing home residents aged > or =65 years: United States 2004
    Helaine E Resnick
    Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, Department of Medicine, Georgetown University, 2519 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20008, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 25:476-82. 2008
    ..However in 2004, 3 of every 10 US nursing home residents did not have documentation of advance care plans. Continued efforts are needed to promote the importance of advance care planning among US nursing home residents...
  7. pmc Use of electronic information systems in nursing homes: United States, 2004
    Helaine E Resnick
    Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, 2519 Connecticut Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20008, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:179-86. 2009
    ..S. nursing homes (NH), to relate EIS utilization to selected facility characteristics and to contrast these findings to previous estimates of EIS use in NH...
  8. pmc Use of health information technology in home health and hospice agencies: United States, 2007
    Helaine E Resnick
    American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, Washington, DC, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:389-95. 2010
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  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of isolated post-challenge hyperglycemia on mortality in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    Weiquan Lu
    MedStar Research Institute and Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:182-8. 2003
    ..To assess the effects of isolated post-challenge hyperglycemia (IPH) on risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD), cancer, and all-cause mortality in American Indians using longitudinal data from the Strong Heart Study...
  10. ncbi request reprint Coronary heart disease risk equivalence in diabetes depends on concomitant risk factors
    Barbara V Howard
    MedStar Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:391-7. 2006
    ..Diabetes has been defined as a coronary heart disease (CHD) risk equivalent, and more aggressive treatment goals have been proposed for diabetic patients...
  11. pmc Sleep disordered breathing and hypertension: does self-reported sleepiness modify the association?
    Vishesh K Kapur
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Sleep 31:1127-32. 2008
    ..We explore whether self-reported sleepiness modifies the relationship between sleep disordered breathing and prevalent hypertension...
  12. ncbi request reprint Alcohol intake and glycemia in American Indians: the strong heart study
    Weiquan Lu
    MedStar Research Institute and Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Metabolism 52:129-35. 2003
    ..Thus, alcohol intake does not appear to be a determinant of diabetes risk in this population...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sleepiness in patients with moderate to severe sleep-disordered breathing
    Vishesh K Kapur
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington Sleep Disorders Center, Box 359803, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Sleep 28:472-7. 2005
    ..We investigated the prevalence of sleepiness as well as factors associated with sleepiness in individuals with moderate to severe sleep-disordered breathing (apnea-hypopnea index > or = 15)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Mitral annular calcification, aortic valve sclerosis, and incident stroke in adults free of clinical cardiovascular disease: the Strong Heart Study
    Jorge R Kizer
    Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Stroke 36:2533-7. 2005
    ..We evaluated the relationship between MAC, AV sclerosis, and first stroke events in a population-based cohort...
  15. doi request reprint TEAhM-Technologies for Enhancing Access to Health Management: a pilot study of community-based telehealth
    Helaine E Resnick
    LeadingAge Center for Applied Research, Washington, DC 20008, USA
    Telemed J E Health 18:166-74. 2012
    ..To explore implementation of nurse-mediated telehealth in community-based senior centers...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diabetes, inflammation, and functional decline in older adults: findings from the Health, Aging and Body Composition (ABC) study
    M Kathleen Figaro
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center GRECC, 1310 24th Ave South, Room 4B111, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2039-45. 2006
    ..We examined the effect of C-reactive protein (CRP) and interleukin-6 (IL-6) on the incident mobility limitation in older adults with and without diabetes...
  17. doi request reprint Documentation of advance directives among home health and hospice patients: United States, 2007
    Helaine E Resnick
    LeadingAge Center for Applied Research, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 29:26-35. 2012
    ..Even after adjustment for potentially confounding factors, racial differences persist in AD documentation in both care settings...
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of cardiac structure and function in American Indians with and without the metabolic syndrome (the Strong Heart Study)
    Marcello Chinali
    Department of Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:40-4. 2004
    ..Therefore, abnormal LV geometry and function are related to the MS. Increased BP is the component of the MS most strongly associated with cardiac markers of preclinical disease, even in the absence of traditionally defined hypertension...
  19. doi request reprint Community-based telemonitoring for hypertension management: practical challenges and potential solutions
    Lauren Hovey
    LeadingAge Center for Applied Research, Washington, District of Columbia 20008, USA
    Telemed J E Health 17:645-51. 2011
    ..This article reviews the technological challenges encountered during the study and proposes solutions relevant to future research and implementation of telehealth in community-based, congregate settings...
  20. doi request reprint Impact of blood pressure telemonitoring on hypertension outcomes: a literature review
    Azza Abudagga
    Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, Washington, District of Colombia 20008, USA
    Telemed J E Health 16:830-8. 2010
    ..The potential role of BP telemonitoring in the reduction of BP is discussed and suggestions on priority populations that can benefit from this technology are presented...
  21. ncbi request reprint Non-HDL cholesterol as a predictor of cardiovascular disease in type 2 diabetes: the strong heart study
    Weiquan Lu
    MedStar Research Institute and Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:16-23. 2003
    ..To determine whether non-HDL cholesterol, a measure of total cholesterol minus HDL cholesterol, is a predictor of CVD in patients with diabetes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Polysomnography performed in the unattended home versus the attended laboratory setting--Sleep Heart Health Study methodology
    Conrad Iber
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Sleep 27:536-40. 2004
    ..To compare polysomnographic recordings obtained in the home and laboratory setting...
  23. ncbi request reprint Estrogen plus progestin and the risk of peripheral arterial disease: the Women's Health Initiative
    Judith Hsia
    Department of Medicine, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Circulation 109:620-6. 2004
    ..This analysis evaluates clinical peripheral arterial disease among generally healthy women in the Women's Health Initiative randomized trial of estrogen plus progestin...
  24. ncbi request reprint Utility of a surrogate measure of insulin resistance in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    Helaine E Resnick
    MedStar Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:523-9. 2002
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  25. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and cardiovascular disease
    Helaine E Resnick
    MedStar Research Institute, 108 Irving Street NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Annu Rev Med 53:245-67. 2002
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Haptoglobin phenotype, sleep-disordered breathing, and the prevalence of cardiovascular disease: the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Andrew P Levy
    Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion lsrael Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Sleep 28:207-13. 2005
    ..We therefore sought to determine whether sleep-disordered breathing and cardiovascular disease are more strongly associated among people with the unfavorable haptoglobin phenotype...
  27. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and sleep disturbances: findings from the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Helaine E Resnick
    MedStar Research Institute, Hyattsville, Maryland 20783, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:702-9. 2003
    ..To test the hypothesis that diabetes is independently associated with sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), and in particular that diabetes is associated with sleep abnormalities of a central, rather than obstructive, nature...
  28. ncbi request reprint Diabetes is associated with subclinical functional limitation in nondisabled older individuals: the Health, Aging, and Body Composition study
    Nathalie de Rekeneire
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:3257-63. 2003
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  29. ncbi request reprint Achievement of American Diabetes Association clinical practice recommendations among U.S. adults with diabetes, 1999-2002: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Helaine E Resnick
    Department of Epidemiology and Statistics, MedStar Research Institute, 6495 New Hampshire Ave, Suite 201, Hyattsville, MD 20783
    Diabetes Care 29:531-7. 2006
    ..To estimate the proportion of U.S. adults with diabetes who meet American Diabetes Association (ADA) clinical practice recommendations...
  30. ncbi request reprint Intentional weight loss, blood lipids and coronary morbidity and mortality
    Sigal Eilat-Adar
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Curr Opin Lipidol 16:5-9. 2005
    ..This review summarizes findings from large studies examining this issue and accentuates the importance of carrying out additional well-designed research...
  31. ncbi request reprint Adherence to dietary recommendations for saturated fat, fiber, and sodium is low in American Indians and other U.S. adults with diabetes
    Sigal Eilat-Adar
    Zinman College for Physical Education and Sports, Wingate Institute, 42902 Netanya, Israel
    J Nutr 138:1699-704. 2008
    ..S. population of adults with diabetes and shows that for American Indians with diabetes, programs to decrease SFA and increase fiber intakes are warranted...
  32. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing, glucose intolerance, and insulin resistance: the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Naresh M Punjabi
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD21224, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:521-30. 2004
    ..The results of this study suggest that SDB is independently associated with glucose intolerance and insulin resistance and may lead to type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  33. ncbi request reprint Diabetes is associated independently of body composition with BMD and bone volume in older white and black men and women: The Health, Aging, and Body Composition Study
    Elsa S Strotmeyer
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 19:1084-91. 2004
    ..Diabetes predicted higher hip, whole body, and volumetric spine BMD, and lower spine bone volume, independent of body composition and fasting insulin...
  34. ncbi request reprint Relation of lower-extremity amputation to all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    Helaine E Resnick
    Department of Epidemiology and Statistics, MedStar Research Institute, 6495 New Hampshire Ave, Suite 201, Hyattsville, MD 20783
    Diabetes Care 27:1286-93. 2004
    ..To compare risk of all-cause and cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality in people with a lower-extremity amputation (LEA) attributable to diabetes and people without an LEA...
  35. ncbi request reprint Nontraumatic fracture risk with diabetes mellitus and impaired fasting glucose in older white and black adults: the health, aging, and body composition study
    Elsa S Strotmeyer
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1612-7. 2005
    ..Diabetes mellitus (DM) and related complications may increase clinical fracture risk in older adults...
  36. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance, the metabolic syndrome, and risk of incident cardiovascular disease in nondiabetic american indians: the Strong Heart Study
    Helaine E Resnick
    MedStar Research Institute, Hyattsville, MD 20783, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:861-7. 2003
    ..Whether IR and MS predict CVD independently of diabetes and other CVD risk factors is not known. This study examines whether IR and/or presence of MS are independently associated with CVD in nondiabetic American Indians (AI)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Older women with diabetes have a higher risk of falls: a prospective study
    Ann V Schwartz
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:1749-54. 2002
    ..To determine whether older women with diabetes have an increased risk of falls and whether known risk factors for falls account for any increased risk...
  38. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in American Indians
    Helaine E Resnick
    Diabetes Care 25:1246-7. 2002
  39. ncbi request reprint Age-dependent associations between sleep-disordered breathing and hypertension: importance of discriminating between systolic/diastolic hypertension and isolated systolic hypertension in the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Donald C Haas
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 111:614-21. 2005
    ..Prior investigations may have underestimated an association between SDB and systolic/diastolic hypertension in the elderly by categorizing individuals with ISH as simply hypertensive...
  40. pmc The relationship of reduced peripheral nerve function and diabetes with physical performance in older white and black adults: the Health, Aging, and Body Composition (Health ABC) study
    Elsa S Strotmeyer
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:1767-72. 2008
    ..Poor peripheral nerve function is prevalent in diabetes and older populations, and it has great potential to contribute to poor physical performance...
  41. ncbi request reprint Association of usual sleep duration with hypertension: the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Daniel J Gottlieb
    The Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, R 304, Boston, MA 02118 2394, USA
    Sleep 29:1009-14. 2006
    ..This study assesses the relationship between usual sleep duration and hypertension in a community-based cohort...
  42. ncbi request reprint Reduced peripheral nerve function is related to lower hip BMD and calcaneal QUS in older white and black adults: the Health, Aging, and Body Composition Study
    Elsa S Strotmeyer
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 21:1803-10. 2006
    ..Poor peripheral nerve function may directly affect bone...
  43. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity with sleep-disordered breathing
    Stuart F Quan
    Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, 1501 N Campbell, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Sleep Breath 11:149-57. 2007
    ..A program of regular vigorous physical activity of at least 3 h per week may be a useful adjunctive treatment modality for SDB, but this association needs confirmation with a prospective clinical trial...
  44. ncbi request reprint Prognostic impact of metabolic syndrome by different definitions in a population with high prevalence of obesity and diabetes: the Strong Heart Study
    Giovanni de Simone
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1851-6. 2007
    ..This study analyzed which definition of the metabolic syndrome is more predictive of cardiovascular events in both diabetic and nondiabetic members of a population-based sample...
  45. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional relationship of reported fatigue to obesity, diet, and physical activity: results from the third national health and nutrition examination survey
    Helaine E Resnick
    Department of Epidemiology and Statistics, MedStar Research Institute, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:163-9. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that daytime fatigue is associated with less-favorable lifestyle factors, including high body mass index, higher intake of dietary fat, and limited physical activity...
  46. ncbi request reprint Dietary calcium is associated with body mass index and body fat in American Indians
    Sigal Eilat-Adar
    MedStar Research Institute, Hyattsville, MD 20783, USA
    J Nutr 137:1955-60. 2007
    ..No relation between calcium intake and BMI or PBF was observed in NHANES III participants. Our data may be used to develop nutritional interventions aimed at weight control in culturally appropriate clinical trials...
  47. ncbi request reprint Association of sleep time with diabetes mellitus and impaired glucose tolerance
    Daniel J Gottlieb
    The Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, VA Boston Healthcare System, 715 Albany St, Mail Stop R 304, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:863-7. 2005
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome in American Indians: the strong heart study
    Marie Russell
    Phoenix Indian Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 2:283-7. 2007
    ..Furthermore, MS may carry a risk beyond that of single risk factors. Identifying MS in American Indians and treating the factors that comprise it may reduce risk of both diabetes and cardiovascular disease in this population...
  49. pmc Sleep-disordered breathing and cardiovascular disease: an outcome-based definition of hypopneas
    Naresh M Punjabi
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 5501 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 177:1150-5. 2008
    ..Although hypopneas constitute a majority of disordered breathing events, significant controversy remains about the best criteria used to define these events...
  50. pmc Sex may modify the effects of macronutrient intake on metabolic syndrome and insulin resistance in American Indians: the strong heart study
    Sigal Eilat-Adar
    MedStar Research Institute, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:794-802. 2008
    ..Diet has been related to several characteristics of metabolic syndrome (MSDR) and insulin resistance, which carry an increased risk for diabetes and heart disease...
  51. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and bone loss at the hip in older black and white adults
    Ann V Schwartz
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 20:596-603. 2005
    ....
  52. pmc Fasting glycemia in sleep disordered breathing: lowering the threshold on oxyhemoglobin desaturation
    Katherine Stamatakis
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Sleep 31:1018-24. 2008
    ..However, it is not known whether disordered breathing events with oxyhemoglobin desaturation less than 4% are associated with clinical sequelae such as abnormalities in fasting glycemia...

Research Grants1

  1. SLEEP HEART HEALTH STUDY
    Helaine Resnick; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Accomplishing these goals will provide important information concerning the public health impact of SDB. ..