Jeanne M Clark

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Obesity and approaches to weight in an urban African-American community
    J M Clark
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ethn Dis 11:676-86. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Roux-en-Y gastric bypass improves liver histology in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Jeanne M Clark
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins University, 2024 E Monument Street, Suite 2 600, Baltimore MD 21205, USA
    Obes Res 13:1180-6. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Weight loss as a treatment for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Jeanne M Clark
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 40:S39-43. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in adults
    Jeanne M Clark
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 40:S5-10. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Development of a claims-based risk score to identify obese individuals
    Jeanne M Clark
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Popul Health Manag 13:201-7. 2010
  6. pmc Teaching the teachers: national survey of faculty development in departments of medicine of U.S. teaching hospitals
    Jeanne M Clark
    Department of Medicine, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins University, 2024 Monument Street, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:205-14. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Reduced incidence of gestational diabetes with bariatric surgery
    Anne E Burke
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:169-75. 2010
  8. pmc Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and mortality among US adults: prospective cohort study
    Mariana Lazo
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMJ 343:d6891. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes after bariatric surgery: a five-year matched cohort analysis in seven US states
    Shari Danielle Bolen
    Center for Health Care Research and Policy, Department of Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center Case Western Reserve University, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Rammelkamp building R234A, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Obes Surg 22:749-63. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Impact of bariatric surgery on health care costs of obese persons: a 6-year follow-up of surgical and comparison cohorts using health plan data
    Jonathan P Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA Surg 148:555-62. 2013

Detail Information

Publications78

  1. ncbi request reprint Obesity and approaches to weight in an urban African-American community
    J M Clark
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ethn Dis 11:676-86. 2001
    ..To describe the prevalence of obesity, associated factors, and current approaches to weight in an inner city African-American community...
  2. ncbi request reprint Roux-en-Y gastric bypass improves liver histology in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Jeanne M Clark
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins University, 2024 E Monument Street, Suite 2 600, Baltimore MD 21205, USA
    Obes Res 13:1180-6. 2005
    ..While weight loss and treatment of risk factors are recommended, the reported effects of bariatric surgery on NAFLD are mixed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Weight loss as a treatment for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Jeanne M Clark
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 40:S39-43. 2006
    ..In summary, there is little empiric evidence to support the role of weight loss achieved through lifestyle modification or medication in the treatment of NAFLD. Rigorously conducted, randomized controlled trials are needed in this area...
  4. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in adults
    Jeanne M Clark
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 40:S5-10. 2006
    ..More prospective studies are needed to determine the true risk factors for the development and progression of NAFLD to help identify patients at highest risk who might benefit from treatment trials...
  5. doi request reprint Development of a claims-based risk score to identify obese individuals
    Jeanne M Clark
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Popul Health Manag 13:201-7. 2010
    ..This model could be used for obesity care management and health promotion or for obesity-related research...
  6. pmc Teaching the teachers: national survey of faculty development in departments of medicine of U.S. teaching hospitals
    Jeanne M Clark
    Department of Medicine, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins University, 2024 Monument Street, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:205-14. 2004
    ..To determine the prevalence, topics, methods, and intensity of ongoing faculty development (FD) in teaching skills...
  7. doi request reprint Reduced incidence of gestational diabetes with bariatric surgery
    Anne E Burke
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:169-75. 2010
    ..Our objective was to determine the association of bariatric surgery with the incidence of GDM and related complications...
  8. pmc Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and mortality among US adults: prospective cohort study
    Mariana Lazo
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMJ 343:d6891. 2011
    ..To evaluate the association between non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and all cause and cause specific mortality in a representative sample of the US general population...
  9. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes after bariatric surgery: a five-year matched cohort analysis in seven US states
    Shari Danielle Bolen
    Center for Health Care Research and Policy, Department of Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center Case Western Reserve University, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Rammelkamp building R234A, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Obes Surg 22:749-63. 2012
    ..Bariatric surgery is the most effective weight loss treatment, yet few studies have reported on short- and long-term outcomes postsurgery...
  10. doi request reprint Impact of bariatric surgery on health care costs of obese persons: a 6-year follow-up of surgical and comparison cohorts using health plan data
    Jonathan P Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA Surg 148:555-62. 2013
    ..Bariatric surgery is a well-documented treatment for obesity, but there are uncertainties about the degree to which such surgery is associated with health care cost reductions that are sustained over time...
  11. doi request reprint Medication utilization and annual health care costs in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus before and after bariatric surgery
    Martin A Makary
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Arch Surg 145:726-31. 2010
    ..To examine the relationship of bariatric surgery with the use of diabetes medications and with total health care costs in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  12. pmc Impact of bariatric surgery on health care utilization and costs among patients with diabetes
    Sara N Bleich
    Department of Health Policy and Management, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Med Care 50:58-65. 2012
    ..The effect of bariatric surgery on health care utilization and costs among individuals with type 2 diabetes remains unclear...
  13. pmc Disparity in physician perception of patients' adherence to medications by obesity status
    Mary Margaret Huizinga
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1932-7. 2010
    ..Physician perception of medication adherence has been shown to affect prescribing patterns in other studies. More work is needed to understand how this perception may affect the care of patients with obesity...
  14. pmc Effect of a 12-month intensive lifestyle intervention on hepatic steatosis in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Mariana Lazo
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2156-63. 2010
    ..Weight loss through lifestyle changes is recommended for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). However, its efficacy in patients with type 2 diabetes is unproven...
  15. pmc A randomized trial of exercise for blood pressure reduction in type 2 diabetes: effect on flow-mediated dilation and circulating biomarkers of endothelial function
    Bethany Barone Gibbs
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Atherosclerosis 224:446-53. 2012
    ..To investigate the effect of an exercise intervention on flow-mediated dilation (FMD) and circulating endothelial biomarkers in adults with type 2 diabetes (T2DM)...
  16. pmc Primary care providers' communication with patients during weight counseling: a focus group study
    Kimberly A Gudzune
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 89:152-7. 2012
    ..Primary care providers (PCPs) are encouraged to counsel their obese patients about weight loss. We used focus groups to explore how PCPs communicate with patients about weight management...
  17. doi request reprint Body mass index and colon cancer screening: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Nisa M Maruthur
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:737-46. 2012
    ..Obesity is associated with increased colon cancer mortality and lower rates of mammography and Pap testing...
  18. doi request reprint Risk of complications after bariatric surgery among individuals with and without type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Kimberley E Steele
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:305-30. 2012
    ..However, before bariatric surgery can be recommended for the treatment of diabetes, its safety in the diabetic population must be known. We assessed the odds of complications after bariatric surgery in patients with and without diabetes...
  19. doi request reprint The impact of obesity on breast surgery complications
    Catherine L Chen
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:395e-402e. 2011
    ..To better understand the impact of obesity on surgical complications, the authors designed a study to measure complication rates in obese patients presenting for a set of elective breast procedures...
  20. pmc Hepatic fat and adenosine triphosphate measurement in overweight and obese adults using 1H and 31P magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    Steven F Solga
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Liver Int 28:675-81. 2008
    ..We aimed to evaluate the inter- and intrarater reliability and stability of hepatic fat and ATP measurements in a cohort of overweight and obese adults...
  21. doi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease across ethno-racial groups: do Asian-American adults represent a new at-risk population?
    James H Tabibian
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 26:501-9. 2011
    ..We explored clinical, laboratory, and histological features of NAFLD as well as risk factors for histologically advanced disease among under-represented ethno-racial groups...
  22. pmc Effect of exercise on blood pressure in type 2 diabetes: a randomized controlled trial
    Devon A Dobrosielski
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 4940 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21204, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1453-9. 2012
    ..Increased blood pressure (BP) in type 2 diabetes (T2DM) markedly increases cardiovascular disease morbidity and mortality risk compared to having increased BP alone...
  23. doi request reprint The epidemiology of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: a global perspective
    Mariana Lazo
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Semin Liver Dis 28:339-50. 2008
    ..New strategies for the prevention, diagnosis, and management will be required to alter the course of this disease...
  24. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and etiology of elevated aminotransferase levels in the United States
    Jeanne M Clark
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:960-7. 2003
    ..Unexplained aminotransferase elevation was strongly associated with adiposity and other features of the metabolic syndrome, and thus may represent nonalcoholic fatty liver disease...
  25. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of weight-loss interventions in clinical practice
    Lawrence J Appel
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    N Engl J Med 365:1959-68. 2011
    ..Obesity and its cardiovascular complications are extremely common medical problems, but evidence on how to accomplish weight loss in clinical practice is sparse...
  26. pmc Low glycated hemoglobin and liver disease in the U.S. population
    Andrea L Christman
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:2548-50. 2011
    ..To characterize the association of low HbA(1c) values (<4.0%) with liver enzymes and steatosis...
  27. pmc Obstructive sleep apnea, insulin resistance, and steatohepatitis in severe obesity
    Vsevolod Y Polotsky
    Johns Hopkins Asthma and Allergy Center, 5501 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 179:228-34. 2009
    ..Obstructive sleep apnea is associated with insulin resistance and liver injury. It is unknown whether apnea contributes to insulin resistance and steatohepatitis in severe obesity...
  28. doi request reprint Prompt reduction in use of medications for comorbid conditions after bariatric surgery
    Jodi B Segal
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 E Monument St Room 8047, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Obes Surg 19:1646-56. 2009
    ..We explored this by assessing the change in use of medications to treat diabetes mellitus, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia in the year following surgery...
  29. ncbi request reprint A national collaboration to disseminate skills for outpatient teaching in internal medicine: program description and preliminary evaluation
    Judith L Bowen
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, L 475, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Acad Med 81:193-202. 2006
    ..Partnerships were forged between academic leaders and community-based teachers...
  30. pmc Does genetic ancestry explain higher values of glycated hemoglobin in African Americans?
    Nisa M Maruthur
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes 60:2434-8. 2011
    ..We investigated the relative contribution of genetic ancestry and nongenetic factors to HbA(1c) values and the effect of genetic ancestry on diabetes classification by HbA(1c) in African Americans...
  31. doi request reprint Glucagonlike peptide 1-based therapies and risk of hospitalization for acute pancreatitis in type 2 diabetes mellitus: a population-based matched case-control study
    Sonal Singh
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:534-9. 2013
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Development and validation of a model for predicting inpatient hospitalization
    Klaus W Lemke
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Med Care 50:131-9. 2012
    ..Hospitalizations are costly for health insurers and society...
  33. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy and reliability of ultrasonography for the detection of fatty liver: a meta-analysis
    Ruben Hernaez
    Department of Medicine The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Hepatology 54:1082-90. 2011
    ..Because of its low cost, safety, and accessibility, ultrasound is likely the imaging technique of choice for screening for fatty liver in clinical and population settings...
  34. pmc Menopause and risk of diabetes in the Diabetes Prevention Program
    Catherine Kim
    Department of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Menopause 18:857-68. 2011
    ..The study objectives were to examine the association between menopause status and diabetes risk among women with glucose intolerance and to determine if menopause status modifies response to diabetes prevention interventions...
  35. ncbi request reprint Race and comorbid factors predict nonalcoholic fatty liver disease histopathology in severely obese patients
    Steven F Solga
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 1:6-11. 2005
    ..Although NAFLD is known to be associated with obesity and some comorbid conditions, less is known about the severity of NAFLD among different racial groups...
  36. pmc The association of obesity and cervical cancer screening: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Nisa M Maruthur
    Division of General Internal Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:375-81. 2009
    ..Less screening may partly explain the higher cervical cancer mortality seen in obese white women...
  37. ncbi request reprint Serum ferritin and risk of the metabolic syndrome in U.S. adults
    Megan Jehn
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2422-8. 2004
    ..We examined the relationship among iron stores, the metabolic syndrome, and insulin resistance...
  38. pmc Barriers to and facilitators of postpartum follow-up care in women with recent gestational diabetes mellitus: a qualitative study
    Wendy L Bennett
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:239-45. 2011
    ..We explored barriers to and facilitators of postpartum follow-up care in women with recent GDM...
  39. doi request reprint Oral contraceptive pill use is associated with reduced odds of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in menstruating women: results from NHANES III
    Su Hsun Liu
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2024 E Monument St, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD, 21287, USA
    J Gastroenterol 48:1151-9. 2013
    ..We sought to evaluate the association between oral contraceptive pills (OCP) and NAFLD and to determine whether adiposity mediates any effect...
  40. doi request reprint Surgical site infections and cost in obese patients undergoing colorectal surgery
    Elizabeth C Wick
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Surg 146:1068-72. 2011
    ..To measure the effect of obesity on surgical site infection (SSI) rates and to define the cost of SSIs in patients undergoing colorectal surgery...
  41. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of plasma ferritin level and incident diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Megan L Jehn
    Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1047-54. 2007
    ..Longitudinal studies with repeated measurements of glucose and iron metabolism parameters are needed to establish the role of iron stores and plasma ferritin in diabetes development...
  42. ncbi request reprint Brief communication: clinical implications of short-term variability in liver function test results
    Mariana Lazo
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2223, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:348-52. 2008
    ..Clinicians sometimes order liver tests as part of a screening examination or general work-up. Current guidelines do not recommend routine retesting of abnormal results in asymptomatic patients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of obesity in a community sample of individuals with severe and persistent mental illness
    Gail L Daumit
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2024 East Monument Street, Suite 2 500, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:799-805. 2003
    ..A fourfold association between atypical antipsychotics and prevalent obesity was found in men but not in women; further work should clarify mechanisms of obesity in the SPMI...
  44. pmc Doctor shopping by overweight and obese patients is associated with increased healthcare utilization
    Kimberly A Gudzune
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1328-34. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that overweight and obese patients would be more likely to doctor shop, and as a result, have increased rates of emergency department (ED) visits and hospitalizations as compared to normal weight nonshoppers...
  45. doi request reprint Association between variants in or near PNPLA3, GCKR, and PPP1R3B with ultrasound-defined steatosis based on data from the third national health and nutrition examination survey
    Ruben Hernaez
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:1183-1190.e2. 2013
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Change in claims-based diabetes medications is a diabetes improvement indicator
    Hsien Yen Chang
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Manag Care 19:572-8. 2013
    ..Because laboratory test results are less available to researchers than claims data, a claims-based indicator of diabetes improvement would be valuable...
  47. ncbi request reprint Dietary composition and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Steven Solga
    Division of Gastroenterology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 49:1578-83. 2004
    ..In conclusion, present dietary recommendations may worsen NAFLD histopathology...
  48. doi request reprint Effect of gastric bypass surgery on kidney stone disease
    Brian R Matlaga
    Department of Urology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Urol 181:2573-7. 2009
    ..We evaluated the likelihood of being diagnosed with or treated for an upper urinary tract calculus following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery...
  49. ncbi request reprint Hepatic steatosis and type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Jeanne M Clark
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 912 Ross Building, 720 Rutland Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 2:210-5. 2002
    ..More research is needed to evaluate this hypothesis and to determine the benefits of treatments that interrupt this pathogenic cascade...
  50. doi request reprint Morbidity trajectories as predictors of utilization: multi-year disease patterns in Taiwan's national health insurance program
    Hsien Yen Chang
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Med Care 49:918-23. 2011
    ..Little is known about how morbidity levels progress over time and the implications of these morbidity trajectories for healthcare utilization...
  51. ncbi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: an underrecognized cause of cryptogenic cirrhosis
    Jeanne M Clark
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    JAMA 289:3000-4. 2003
    ..Although there are no proven treatments, recommendations for patients with NAFLD include avoidance of hepatotoxins and aggressive management of associated conditions, such as hypertriglyceridemia and type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  52. doi request reprint Insights from the POWER Practice-Based Weight Loss Trial: A Focus Group Study on the PCP's Role in Weight Management
    Wendy L Bennett
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:50-8. 2014
    ..This trial provided a unique opportunity to understand PCPs' actual and desired roles in a multi-component weight loss intervention...
  53. pmc Early response to preventive strategies in the Diabetes Prevention Program
    Nisa M Maruthur
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:1629-36. 2013
    ..However, the significance of early weight loss and glucose measurements when monitoring response to these proven interventions is unknown...
  54. pmc Changes in weight and health behaviors after pregnancies complicated by gestational diabetes mellitus: the CARDIA study
    Wendy L Bennett
    Division of General Internal Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1269-75. 2013
    ..Prepregnancy to postpregnancy change in weight, body mass index (BMI), waist circumference, diet, and physical activity in women with and without gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) were compared...
  55. pmc Hemochromatosis gene and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ruben Hernaez
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Hepatol 55:1079-85. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to systematically evaluate and summarize data on the association between these two variants and the presence of NAFLD...
  56. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of a community/academic health center partnership in decreasing the level of blood pressure in an urban African-American population
    David M Levine
    Sandtown Winchester High Blood Pressure Control Program, The Johns Hopkins Schools of Medicine, Public Health and Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:354-61. 2003
    ..This study supports the use of community-based partnership efforts, and the utilization of indigenous health workers, to enhance the control of high blood pressure in a high-risk, African-American urban population...
  57. ncbi request reprint Hepatic 31P magnetic resonance spectroscopy: a hepatologist's user guide
    Steven F Solga
    Division of Gastroenterology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Liver Int 25:490-500. 2005
    ..As MR technology continues to evolve and more studies are being performed, perhaps a greater consensus of study techniques and endpoints will emerge. This review summarizes the present literature on human hepatic 31P MRS...
  58. pmc Antidepressant medicine use and risk of developing diabetes during the diabetes prevention program and diabetes prevention program outcomes study
    Richard R Rubin
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2549-51. 2010
    ..To assess the association between antidepressant medicine use and risk of developing diabetes during the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) and Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study (DPPOS)...
  59. pmc Impact of bariatric surgery on hypertensive disorders in pregnancy: retrospective analysis of insurance claims data
    Wendy L Bennett
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2024 E Monument Street, Room 2 611, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMJ 340:c1662. 2010
    ..To determine whether women who had a delivery after bariatric surgery have lower rates of hypertensive disorders in pregnancy compared with women who had a delivery before bariatric surgery...
  60. ncbi request reprint Lifetime weight patterns in male physicians: the effects of cohort and selective survival
    Bethany B Barone
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:902-8. 2006
    ..Longitudinal analyses have not found this pattern. Our objective was to test whether cohort effects and selective survival may explain the differences observed between cross-sectional and longitudinal studies...
  61. pmc Obesity and mammography: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Nisa M Maruthur
    Division of General Internal Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:665-77. 2009
    ..Obese women experience higher postmenopausal breast cancer risk, morbidity, and mortality and may be less likely to undergo mammography...
  62. pmc Extension of type 2 diabetes genome-wide association scan results in the diabetes prevention program
    Allan F Moore
    Center for Human Genetic Research, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes 57:2503-10. 2008
    ....
  63. pmc Screening and diagnosis of micronutrient deficiencies before and after bariatric surgery
    Kimberly A Gudzune
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2024 E Monument St, Room 2 611, Baltimore, MD, 21287, USA
    Obes Surg 23:1581-9. 2013
    ..Micronutrient deficiencies are key concerns after bariatric surgery. We describe the prevalence of perioperative testing and diagnosis of micronutrient deficiencies among a cohort of insured bariatric surgery patients...
  64. pmc Physician respect for patients with obesity
    Mary Margaret Huizinga
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2024 East Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:1236-9. 2009
    ..Obesity stigma is common in our society, and a general stigma towards obesity has also been documented in physicians. We hypothesized that physician respect for patients would be lower in patients with higher body mass index (BMI)...
  65. ncbi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Jeanne M Clark
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, 720 Rutland Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Gastroenterology 122:1649-57. 2002
  66. doi request reprint The association of arterial shear and flow-mediated dilation in diabetes
    Bethany Barone Gibbs
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Vasc Med 16:267-74. 2011
    ....
  67. pmc Arsenic exposure and type 2 diabetes: a systematic review of the experimental and epidemiological evidence
    Ana Navas-Acien
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2223, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:641-8. 2006
    ....
  68. pmc Independent but coordinated trials: insights from the practice-based Opportunities for Weight Reduction Trials Collaborative Research Group
    Hsin Chieh Yeh
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Trials 7:322-32. 2010
    ..Still, efforts were made to coordinate and standardize several aspects of the trials. The three trials formed a collaborative group, the 'Practice-based Opportunities for Weight Reduction (POWER) Trials Collaborative Research Group.'..
  69. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with palliative care knowledge among internal medicine house staff
    Jeanne M Clark
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Palliat Care 19:253-7. 2003
    ..To assess knowledge and associated factors in palliative care...
  70. doi request reprint Suboptimal control of glycemia, blood pressure, and LDL cholesterol in overweight adults with diabetes: the Look AHEAD Study
    Alain G Bertoni
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Diabetes Complications 22:1-9. 2008
    ..The characteristics associated with meeting goals for glycemia, blood pressure (BP), and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol for participants with diabetes were examined...
  71. pmc Weight loss strategies associated with BMI in overweight adults with type 2 diabetes at entry into the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) trial
    Hollie A Raynor
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:1299-304. 2008
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  72. pmc Reduction in weight and cardiovascular disease risk factors in individuals with type 2 diabetes: one-year results of the look AHEAD trial
    Xavier Pi-Sunyer
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1374-83. 2007
    ..This report describes 1-year changes in CVD risk factors in a trial designed to examine the long-term effects of an intensive lifestyle intervention on the incidence of major CVD events...
  73. pmc Faculty development needs
    Thomas K Houston
    University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 3407, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:375-9. 2004
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  74. pmc Racial and socioeconomic differences in the weight-loss experiences of obese women
    Esa M Davis
    Department of Family Medicine Research Division, Case Western Reserve University, 11001 Cedar Ave, Suite 306, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1539-43. 2005
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  75. ncbi request reprint Defining nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: implications for epidemiologic studies
    Jeanne M Clark
    Gastroenterology 124:248-50. 2003
  76. ncbi request reprint For the patient. Community health workers help to reduce high blood pressure
    David M Levine
    Ethn Dis 13:403. 2003
  77. ncbi request reprint Negative trials in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis: why they happen and what they teach us
    Jeanne M Clark
    Hepatology 39:602-3. 2004
  78. pmc Outcomes of a national faculty development program in teaching skills: prospective follow-up of 110 medicine faculty development teams
    Thomas K Houston
    University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, 35294, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:1220-7. 2004
    ..A recent Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)-funded national initiative trained 110 teams from U.S. teaching hospitals to implement local faculty development (FD) in teaching skills...