Alan N Baer

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Lupus and pregnancy
    Alan N Baer
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21239, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 66:639-53. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Noninflammatory myopathies
    Alan N Baer
    Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Suite 4000, Mason Lord Center Tower, 5200 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 39:457-79. 2013
  3. pmc Rare diagnosis of IgG4-related systemic disease by lip biopsy in an international Sjögren syndrome registry
    Alan N Baer
    Department of Medicine Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 115:e34-9. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Breaking bad news: use of cancer survivors in role-playing exercises
    Alan N Baer
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21239, USA
    J Palliat Med 11:885-92. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Secondary Sjogren's syndrome in systemic lupus erythematosus defines a distinct disease subset
    Alan N Baer
    Division of Rheumatology, Good Samaritan Hospital, Russell Morgan Building, Suite 508, 5601 Loch Raven Blvd, Baltimore, MD 21239, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:1143-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Paraneoplastic muscle disease
    Alan N Baer
    Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Good Samaritan Hospital, 5200 Eastern Avenue, Mason F Lord Building Center Tower, Suite 4100, Room 413, Baltimore MD 21224, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 37:185-200, v-vi. 2011
  7. doi request reprint A urate gene-by-diuretic interaction and gout risk in participants with hypertension: results from the ARIC study
    Mara A McAdams-Demarco
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2024 E Monument St, Suite B 319, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:701-6. 2013
  8. pmc Incident gout in women and association with obesity in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Janet W Maynard
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Med 125:717.e9-717.e17. 2012
  9. pmc Obesity and younger age at gout onset in a community-based cohort
    Mara A McAdams DeMarco
    Johns Hopkins University, 2024 East Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:1108-14. 2011
  10. pmc Hypertension and the risk of incident gout in a population-based study: the atherosclerosis risk in communities cohort
    Mara A McAdams-Demarco
    From the Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 14:675-9. 2012

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Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Lupus and pregnancy
    Alan N Baer
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21239, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 66:639-53. 2011
    ..High-dose prednisone and cyclophosphamide are reserved for severe lupus complications but are associated with significant pregnancy-related complications and poor obstetrical outcomes...
  2. doi request reprint Noninflammatory myopathies
    Alan N Baer
    Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Suite 4000, Mason Lord Center Tower, 5200 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 39:457-79. 2013
    ..Special testing techniques are often required to establish the diagnosis. This review focuses on those noninflammatory myopathies that should be included in the differential diagnosis of idiopathic inflammatory myopathy...
  3. pmc Rare diagnosis of IgG4-related systemic disease by lip biopsy in an international Sjögren syndrome registry
    Alan N Baer
    Department of Medicine Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 115:e34-9. 2013
    ..He was evaluated in the context of a research registry for Sjögren syndrome and was the only 1 of 2594 registrants with minor salivary gland histopathologic findings supportive of this diagnosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Breaking bad news: use of cancer survivors in role-playing exercises
    Alan N Baer
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21239, USA
    J Palliat Med 11:885-92. 2008
    ..To teach medical students how to deliver a diagnosis of cancer using role-play with a cancer survivor volunteer...
  5. ncbi request reprint Secondary Sjogren's syndrome in systemic lupus erythematosus defines a distinct disease subset
    Alan N Baer
    Division of Rheumatology, Good Samaritan Hospital, Russell Morgan Building, Suite 508, 5601 Loch Raven Blvd, Baltimore, MD 21239, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:1143-9. 2010
    ..We sought to determine whether the presence of SS in a large cohort of patients with SLE defines a subset with distinctive sociodemographic, clinical, and laboratory features...
  6. doi request reprint Paraneoplastic muscle disease
    Alan N Baer
    Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Good Samaritan Hospital, 5200 Eastern Avenue, Mason F Lord Building Center Tower, Suite 4100, Room 413, Baltimore MD 21224, USA
    Rheum Dis Clin North Am 37:185-200, v-vi. 2011
    ..This article is focused on inflammatory and necrotizing myopathies and disorders of neuromuscular transmission that may arise in the setting of malignancy and are considered paraneoplastic phenomena...
  7. doi request reprint A urate gene-by-diuretic interaction and gout risk in participants with hypertension: results from the ARIC study
    Mara A McAdams-Demarco
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2024 E Monument St, Suite B 319, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:701-6. 2013
    ..To test for a urate gene-by-diuretic interaction on incident gout...
  8. pmc Incident gout in women and association with obesity in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Janet W Maynard
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Med 125:717.e9-717.e17. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that women with early- and mid-adult life obesity, as well as high mid-adult life waist-to-hip ratios, and high weight gain during adulthood, experience a greater incidence of gout...
  9. pmc Obesity and younger age at gout onset in a community-based cohort
    Mara A McAdams DeMarco
    Johns Hopkins University, 2024 East Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:1108-14. 2011
    ..We examined whether obesity is related to age at gout onset and quantified the risk of incident gout by obesity status in the Campaign Against Cancer and Heart Disease (CLUE II) study, a longitudinal community-based cohort...
  10. pmc Hypertension and the risk of incident gout in a population-based study: the atherosclerosis risk in communities cohort
    Mara A McAdams-Demarco
    From the Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 14:675-9. 2012
    ..82). Hypertension was independently associated with increased gout risk in middle-aged African American and white adults. Serum urate level may be a partial intermediate on the pathway between hypertension and gout...
  11. pmc Diuretic use, increased serum urate levels, and risk of incident gout in a population-based study of adults with hypertension: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities cohort study
    Mara A McAdams Demarco
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 64:121-9. 2012
    ..To quantify the role of diuretic use in gout development in an adult population with hypertension...
  12. ncbi request reprint Myotoxicity associated with lipid-lowering drugs
    Alan N Baer
    Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University at Buffalo, SUNY, Erie County Medical Center, Buffalo, New York 14215, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 19:67-73. 2007
    ..Progress in our understanding of this form of myotoxicity is reviewed...
  13. doi request reprint Malignancy in myositis
    Zaki Abou Zahr
    Department of Internal Medicine, Good Samaritan Hospital, 5601 Loch Raven Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21239, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 13:208-15. 2011
    ..This paraneoplastic phenomenon may stem from an immune reaction to antigens expressed in both cancer cells and regenerating fibers in affected muscle...
  14. pmc Risk factors for incident hyperuricemia during mid-adulthood in African American and White men and women enrolled in the ARIC cohort study
    Mara A McAdams-Demarco
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2024 E, Monument St, Suite B 319, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:347. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to identify risk factors for incident hyperuricemia over 9 years in a population-based study, ARIC...
  15. pmc Primary Sjögren's syndrome as a systemic disease: a study of participants enrolled in an international Sjögren's syndrome registry
    Arundathi S Malladi
    Division of Rheumatology, University of California San Francisco, 374 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:911-8. 2012
    ..To study the prevalence of extraglandular manifestations in primary Sjögren's syndrome (SS) among participants enrolled in the Sjögren's International Collaborative Clinical Alliance (SICCA) Registry...
  16. pmc Reliability and sensitivity of the self-report of physician-diagnosed gout in the campaign against cancer and heart disease and the atherosclerosis risk in the community cohorts
    Mara A McAdams
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:135-41. 2011
    ..We evaluated the reliability and sensitivity of the self-report of physician-diagnosed gout in the Campaign Against Cancer and Heart Disease (CLUE II) and the Atherosclerosis Risk in the Community (ARIC) cohorts...
  17. doi request reprint Flares of systemic lupus erythematosus during pregnancy and the puerperium: prevention, diagnosis and management
    George Stojan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 5200 Eastern Avenue, Mason F Lord Bldg Center Tower, Suite 4100, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Expert Rev Clin Immunol 8:439-53. 2012
    ..Hydroxychloroquine, low-dose prednisone, pulse intravenous methylprednisolone and azathioprine are commonly used to treat lupus flares during pregnancy...
  18. doi request reprint Constrictive pleuropericarditis: a dominant clinical manifestation in Whipple's disease
    George Stojan
    Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 13:579. 2013
    ..We report the first case of severe fibrosing pleuropericarditis necessitating pleural decortication in a patient with Whipple's disease...
  19. doi request reprint Schnitzler's syndrome associated with pancreatitis: a disease of IL-1 dysregulation
    Cecilia A Larocca
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 31:169-74. 2012
    ..She also had a history of chronic pancreatitis as well as a family history of recurrent pancreatitis. The diagnosis of Schnitzler's syndrome was made, and she was successfully treated with the IL-1 receptor antagonist, anakinra...
  20. ncbi request reprint Differential diagnosis of idiopathic inflammatory myopathies
    Alan N Baer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Erie County Medical Center, 462 Grider Street, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 8:178-87. 2006
    ..Careful clinical evaluation and choice of available diagnostic tests are required to establish the correct diagnosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary manifestations of Sjögren's syndrome
    George Stojan
    Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 13:354-60. 2013
    ..Thus, recognizing the many potential presentations of SS in the lung is critical in caring for patients with SS. Additionally, SS should be included in the differential diagnosis of a number of forms of interstitial lung disease...
  22. ncbi request reprint Therapy with granulocyte colony-stimulating factor in systemic lupus erythematosus may be associated with severe flares
    Irene M Vasiliu
    Department of Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, New York, USA
    J Rheumatol 33:1878-80. 2006
    ..Our experience suggests that G-CSF therapy should be used with considerable caution in patients with SLE...