Bing Lu

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Abdominal obesity and peripheral vascular disease in men and women: a comparison of waist-to-thigh ratio and waist circumference as measures of abdominal obesity
    Bing Lu
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Atherosclerosis 208:253-7. 2010
  2. pmc Alcohol consumption and markers of inflammation in women with preclinical rheumatoid arthritis
    Bing Lu
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:3554-9. 2010
  3. pmc Variation in initial kidney replacement therapy for end-stage renal disease due to lupus nephritis in the United States
    Amy Devlin
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:1642-53. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Remission and radiographic outcome in rheumatoid arthritis: application of the 2011 ACR/EULAR remission criteria in an observational cohort
    Siri Lillegraven
    Division of Rheumatology Section of Clinical Sciences, Alumnae Hall Room 305, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 71:681-6. 2012
  5. pmc Incidence and predictors of secondary fibromyalgia in an early arthritis cohort
    Yvonne C Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:949-54. 2013
  6. pmc Sustained rheumatoid arthritis remission is uncommon in clinical practice
    Femke H M Prince
    Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:R68. 2012
  7. pmc The role of sleep problems in central pain processing in rheumatoid arthritis
    Yvonne C Lee
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 65:59-68. 2013
  8. pmc Pain persists in DAS28 rheumatoid arthritis remission but not in ACR/EULAR remission: a longitudinal observational study
    Yvonne C Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, PBB B3, Boston, MA, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:R83. 2011
  9. pmc End-stage renal disease due to lupus nephritis among children in the US, 1995-2006
    Linda T Hiraki
    Harvard School of Public Health and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 63:1988-97. 2011
  10. pmc Relationship of sedentary behavior and physical activity to incident cardiovascular disease: results from the Women's Health Initiative
    Andrea K Chomistek
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:2346-54. 2013

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Abdominal obesity and peripheral vascular disease in men and women: a comparison of waist-to-thigh ratio and waist circumference as measures of abdominal obesity
    Bing Lu
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Atherosclerosis 208:253-7. 2010
    ..This study is to evaluate the association of PVD with two measures of abdominal obesity, waist-to-thigh ratio (WTR) and waist circumference (WC)...
  2. pmc Alcohol consumption and markers of inflammation in women with preclinical rheumatoid arthritis
    Bing Lu
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:3554-9. 2010
    ..To examine the association between alcohol consumption and markers of inflammation in preclinical rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  3. pmc Variation in initial kidney replacement therapy for end-stage renal disease due to lupus nephritis in the United States
    Amy Devlin
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:1642-53. 2011
    ..We aimed to identify sociodemographic and clinical factors associated with variation in initial kidney replacement therapies among LN ESRD patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Remission and radiographic outcome in rheumatoid arthritis: application of the 2011 ACR/EULAR remission criteria in an observational cohort
    Siri Lillegraven
    Division of Rheumatology Section of Clinical Sciences, Alumnae Hall Room 305, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 71:681-6. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Incidence and predictors of secondary fibromyalgia in an early arthritis cohort
    Yvonne C Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:949-54. 2013
    ..The authors examined the incidence of secondary FM in an early inflammatory arthritis cohort, and assessed the association between pain, inflammation, psychosocial variables and the clinical diagnosis of FM...
  6. pmc Sustained rheumatoid arthritis remission is uncommon in clinical practice
    Femke H M Prince
    Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:R68. 2012
    ..Remission is an important goal of therapy in rheumatoid arthritis (RA), but data on duration of remission are lacking. Our objective was to describe the duration of remission in RA, assessed by different criteria...
  7. pmc The role of sleep problems in central pain processing in rheumatoid arthritis
    Yvonne C Lee
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 65:59-68. 2013
    ..This study was undertaken to examine the level of CPM, pressure-pain threshold, and pressure-pain tolerance among RA patients compared to healthy controls...
  8. pmc Pain persists in DAS28 rheumatoid arthritis remission but not in ACR/EULAR remission: a longitudinal observational study
    Yvonne C Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, PBB B3, Boston, MA, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:R83. 2011
    ..We assessed the prevalence of pain in RA patients in remission according to the Disease Activity Score (DAS28-CRP4) and the American College of Rheumatology/European League Against Rheumatism (ACR/EULAR) remission criteria...
  9. pmc End-stage renal disease due to lupus nephritis among children in the US, 1995-2006
    Linda T Hiraki
    Harvard School of Public Health and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 63:1988-97. 2011
    ..To identify predictors of wait-listing for kidney transplantation, kidney transplantation, and mortality among children with lupus nephritis-associated end-stage renal disease (ESRD)...
  10. pmc Relationship of sedentary behavior and physical activity to incident cardiovascular disease: results from the Women's Health Initiative
    Andrea K Chomistek
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:2346-54. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the independent and joint associations of sitting time and physical activity with risk of incident cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  11. pmc Hydroxychloroquine improves insulin sensitivity in obese non-diabetic individuals
    Emileigh Mercer
    Division of Rheumatology, Brigham and Women s Hospital Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:R135. 2012
    ..To investigate the mechanism of this effect, we examined the effect of HCQ on insulin resistance, insulin sensitivity, and pancreatic β-cell secretion of insulin in non-diabetic, obese subjects...
  12. pmc Adipokine hormones and hand osteoarthritis: radiographic severity and pain
    Mei Massengale
    Division of Rheumatology, Immunology, and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e47860. 2012
    ..Obesity's association with hand osteoarthritis cannot be fully explained by mechanical loading. We examined the relationship between adipokines and radiographic hand osteoarthritis severity and pain...
  13. pmc Pain sensitivity and pain reactivity in osteoarthritis
    Yvonne C Lee
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:320-7. 2011
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  14. pmc Associations of smoking and alcohol consumption with disease activity and functional status in rheumatoid arthritis
    Bing Lu
    From the Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital Harvard Medical School Division of Rheumatology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Rheumatol 41:24-30. 2014
    ..To investigate the associations of smoking and alcohol consumption with disease activity and functional status in rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  15. pmc Trends in the incidence, demographics, and outcomes of end-stage renal disease due to lupus nephritis in the US from 1995 to 2006
    Karen H Costenbader
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 63:1681-8. 2011
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Evaluation of selected rheumatoid arthritis activity scores for office-based assessment
    Mary Beth Sullivan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:2466-8. 2010
    ..The goal of our study was to establish the validity of patient-reported indices compared to the C-reactive protein-based Disease Activity Score (DAS28-CRP4)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Predictors of stopping and starting disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs for rheumatoid arthritis
    Daniel H Solomon
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 66:1152-8. 2014
    ..We examined predictors of starting and stopping DMARDs among a longitudinal cohort of patients with RA...
  18. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of incident rheumatoid arthritis in women: a prospective study
    Bing Lu
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Arthritis Rheumatol 66:1998-2005. 2014
    ..To evaluate the association of alcohol consumption with the risk of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in 2 large prospective cohorts, the Nurses' Health Study (NHS) and NHSII...
  19. pmc PTPN22.6, a dominant negative isoform of PTPN22 and potential biomarker of rheumatoid arthritis
    Hui Hsin Chang
    Division of Rheumatology, Immunology, and Allergy, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e33067. 2012
    ..Our data depict a model that can reconcile the conflicting observations on the functional impact of the C1858T SNP and also suggest that PTPN22.6 is a novel biomarker of rheumatoid arthritis...
  20. pmc Clinical predictors of erosion-free status in rheumatoid arthritis: a prospective cohort study
    Katherine P Liao
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 50:1473-9. 2011
    ..Our objective was to characterize the group of RA patients without erosions and identify its clinical predictors...
  21. pmc Changes in glycosylated hemoglobin after initiation of hydroxychloroquine or methotrexate treatment in diabetes patients with rheumatic diseases
    Laura R Rekedal
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:3569-73. 2010
    ..We examined medical records of patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) and concomitant rheumatic illness to measure changes in HbA(1c) after starting HCQ or methotrexate (MTX)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Milk consumption and progression of medial tibiofemoral knee osteoarthritis: data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative
    Bing Lu
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 66:802-9. 2014
    ..We examined the prospective association of milk consumption with radiographic progression of knee OA...
  23. ncbi request reprint Increasing pneumococcal vaccination for immunosuppressed patients: a cluster quality improvement trial
    Sonali P Desai
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 65:39-47. 2013
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  24. pmc The relationship between disease activity, sleep, psychiatric distress and pain sensitivity in rheumatoid arthritis: a cross-sectional study
    Yvonne C Lee
    Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, PBB B3, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R160. 2009
    ..The etiology of RA pain is likely multifactorial, including both inflammatory and non-inflammatory components. In this study, we examine the association between disease activity, sleep, psychiatric distress and pain sensitivity in RA...