Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
- The incidence of clinically isolated syndrome in a multi-ethnic cohortAnnette Langer-Gould
Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente, Southern California, 100 S Los Robles Avenue, 2nd Floor, Pasadena, CA, 91101, USA
J Neurol 261:1349-55. 2014..These findings highlight that studies that include minorities are likely to lead to important insights into the etiology and prognosis of CIS and MS. ..
- Effects of pregnancy and breastfeeding on the multiple sclerosis disease courseAnnette Langer-Gould
Kaiser Permanente, Southern California, Department of Research and Evaluation, USA Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Los Angeles Medical Center, Neurology Department, USA Electronic address
Clin Immunol 149:244-50. 2013....
- Incidence of multiple sclerosis in multiple racial and ethnic groupsAnnette Langer-Gould
Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente, Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
Neurology 80:1734-9. 2013..To determine whether the incidence of multiple sclerosis (MS) varies by race/ethnicity in a multiethnic, population-based cohort...
- Childhood obesity and risk of pediatric multiple sclerosis and clinically isolated syndromeAnnette Langer-Gould
Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente of Southern California, Pasadena, USA
Neurology 80:548-52. 2013..To determine whether childhood obesity is a risk factor for developing pediatric multiple sclerosis (MS) or clinically isolated syndrome (CIS)...
- Autoimmune diseases prior to the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis: a population-based case-control studyA Langer-Gould
Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Department of Research and Evaluation, and Department of Neurology, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
Mult Scler 16:855-61. 2010..MS may share environmental triggers, genetic susceptibilities and/or alterations in immune homeostasis with IBD and uveitis, but not with other autoimmune disorders...
- Vitamin D, pregnancy, breastfeeding, and postpartum multiple sclerosis relapsesAnnette Langer-Gould
Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 S Los Robles, 2nd Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
Arch Neurol 68:310-3. 2011..To determine whether low levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25[OH]D) contribute to the increased risk of postpartum multiple sclerosis (MS) relapses...
- Incidence of acquired CNS demyelinating syndromes in a multiethnic cohort of childrenA Langer-Gould
100 S Los Robles, Second Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
Neurology 77:1143-8. 2011..To determine whether the incidence and clinical features of pediatric multiple sclerosis (MS) and other forms of pediatric acquired demyelinating syndromes (ADS) vary by race/ethnicity in a population-based cohort...
- Spinal cord lesions and disability in Hispanics with multiple sclerosisL Amezcua
Department of Neurology, Keck School of Medicine, MS Comprehensive Care Center, University of Southern California USC, 1520 San Pablo St, Suite 3000, Los Angeles, CA, 90033, USA
J Neurol 260:2770-6. 2013..These results suggest that LESCLs are a more important marker of disability in MS than OSMS and may be an early indicator of more aggressive disease in this population. ..