B J Edwards

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Elevated incidence of fractures in solid-organ transplant recipients on glucocorticoid-sparing immunosuppressive regimens
    B J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Osteoporos 2011:591793. 2011
  2. pmc Acute kidney injury and bisphosphonate use in cancer: a report from the research on adverse drug events and reports (RADAR) project
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Oncol Pract 9:101-6. 2013
  3. doi Development of an electronic medical record based intervention to improve medical care of osteoporosis
    B J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Center, Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 645 North Michigan, Suite 630, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Osteoporos Int 23:2489-98. 2012
  4. pmc Functional decline after incident wrist fractures--Study of Osteoporotic Fractures: prospective cohort study
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Center, Division of Geriatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 645 N Michigan, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    BMJ 341:c3324. 2010
  5. pmc Cancer therapy associated bone loss: implications for hip fractures in mid-life women with breast cancer
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 17:560-8. 2011
  6. doi Secondary contributors to bone loss in osteoporosis related hip fractures
    B J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Center, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 645 N Michigan, Suite 630, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Osteoporos Int 19:991-9. 2008
  7. doi Addressing secondary prevention of osteoporosis in fracture care: follow-up to "own the bone"
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Center, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 645 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 630, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:e87. 2011
  8. ncbi Women with wrist fractures are at increased risk for future fractures because of both skeletal and non-skeletal risk factors
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Age Ageing 35:438-41. 2006
  9. ncbi Osteoporosis screening of postmenopausal women in the primary care setting: a case-based approach
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Program, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Gend Med 1:70-85. 2004
  10. ncbi Postmenopausal women with minimal trauma fractures are unapprised of the existence of low bone mass or osteoporosis
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Department of Medicine, The Feinberg School of Medicine Northwestern University, Bone Health and Osteoporosis Program, 676 N St Clair, Suite 200 Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Maturitas 53:260-6. 2006

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc Elevated incidence of fractures in solid-organ transplant recipients on glucocorticoid-sparing immunosuppressive regimens
    B J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Osteoporos 2011:591793. 2011
    ..Conclusion. We identify a high frequency of fractures in transplant recipients despite limited glucocorticoid use...
  2. pmc Acute kidney injury and bisphosphonate use in cancer: a report from the research on adverse drug events and reports (RADAR) project
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Oncol Pract 9:101-6. 2013
    ..To determine whether acute kidney injury (AKI) is identified within the US Food and Drug Administration's Adverse Events and Reporting System (FDA AERS) as an adverse event resulting from bisphosphonate (BP) use in cancer therapy...
  3. doi Development of an electronic medical record based intervention to improve medical care of osteoporosis
    B J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Center, Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 645 North Michigan, Suite 630, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Osteoporos Int 23:2489-98. 2012
    ..There was a trend toward greater calcium supplementation from July 2008 to April 2009 (sā€‰=ā€‰0.058); however, use of antiresorptives (13%) or discharge instructions for BMD testing and osteoporosis treatment (10%) remained low...
  4. pmc Functional decline after incident wrist fractures--Study of Osteoporotic Fractures: prospective cohort study
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Center, Division of Geriatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 645 N Michigan, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    BMJ 341:c3324. 2010
    ..To study the effect of an incident wrist fracture on functional status in women enrolled in the Study of Osteoporotic Fractures...
  5. pmc Cancer therapy associated bone loss: implications for hip fractures in mid-life women with breast cancer
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 17:560-8. 2011
    ..Aromatase inhibitors (AIs) have been recently associated with hip fractures. We present a case series of breast cancer survivors and a systematic review of bone health care in breast cancer...
  6. doi Secondary contributors to bone loss in osteoporosis related hip fractures
    B J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Center, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 645 N Michigan, Suite 630, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Osteoporos Int 19:991-9. 2008
    ..Identifying and managing these disorders will improve detection and enhance treatment aimed at reducing the risk of recurrent fractures in older adults...
  7. doi Addressing secondary prevention of osteoporosis in fracture care: follow-up to "own the bone"
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Center, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 645 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 630, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:e87. 2011
    ....
  8. ncbi Women with wrist fractures are at increased risk for future fractures because of both skeletal and non-skeletal risk factors
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Age Ageing 35:438-41. 2006
  9. ncbi Osteoporosis screening of postmenopausal women in the primary care setting: a case-based approach
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Program, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Gend Med 1:70-85. 2004
    ....
  10. ncbi Postmenopausal women with minimal trauma fractures are unapprised of the existence of low bone mass or osteoporosis
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Department of Medicine, The Feinberg School of Medicine Northwestern University, Bone Health and Osteoporosis Program, 676 N St Clair, Suite 200 Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Maturitas 53:260-6. 2006
    ..To explore barriers to medical care for osteoporosis following a minimal trauma fracture (MTF). MTFs occur from a fall while in a seated, recumbent or standing position; during normal walking, or from a height less than 4 feet...
  11. ncbi An osteoporosis and fracture intervention program increases the diagnosis and treatment for osteoporosis for patients with minimal trauma fractures
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Program, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:267-74. 2005
    ..As fewer than 25% of patients with an osteoporotic minimal trauma fracture (MTF) are evaluated and treated for osteoporosis, an osteoporosis and fracture intervention program (OFIP) was developed...
  12. ncbi Osteoporosis and its implications for dental patients
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:545-52; quiz 625-6. 2008
    ..The risk of sustaining fractures is a concern, and mortality rates after hip or vertebral fractures are high. Oral health maintenance for adults with osteoporosis is important...
  13. ncbi Frequency of low bone mass in elderly males attending an academic geriatric clinic: a pilot study
    F Ojo
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 North St Clair, Suite 200, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Aging Male 6:145-50. 2003
    ..Limitations to this study are that bone density was measured with the QUS-2 calcaneal ultrasonometer, and that female reference values were utilized. These limitations potentially under-estimate the prevalence of bone loss in males...
  14. doi Acute vertebral fracture
    Abby N Agulnek
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Hosp Med 4:E20-4. 2009
    ..Hospitalists can play an influential role in the management of osteoporosis...
  15. ncbi Updated recommendations for managing the care of patients receiving oral bisphosphonate therapy: an advisory statement from the American Dental Association Council on Scientific Affairs
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Department of Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:1674-7. 2008
    ..The Journal of the American Dental Association published the resulting report in 2006. This 2008 advisory statement is the first of projected periodic updates of the 2006 clinical recommendations...
  16. doi Pharmacovigilance and reporting oversight in US FDA fast-track process: bisphosphonates and osteonecrosis of the jaw
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Divisions of Hematology Oncology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL USA
    Lancet Oncol 9:1166-72. 2008
    ..Better coordination of safety-related pharmacovigilance initiatives is now needed...
  17. ncbi Evaluation of serious adverse drug reactions: a proactive pharmacovigilance program (RADAR) vs safety activities conducted by the Food and Drug Administration and pharmaceutical manufacturers
    Charles L Bennett
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1041-9. 2007
    ..We compare safety efforts for evaluating serious ADRs conducted by the FDA and pharmaceutical manufacturers vs the RADAR project...
  18. ncbi Adverse effects of drugs used to treat hematologic malignancies: surveillance efforts from the research on adverse drug events and reports project
    Charles L Bennett
    Veterans Affairs Center of Complex Chronic Care, Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Semin Thromb Hemost 33:365-72. 2007
    ..This article reviews the features of the safety program maintained by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the RADAR program...
  19. doi Venous thromboembolism and mortality associated with recombinant erythropoietin and darbepoetin administration for the treatment of cancer-associated anemia
    Charles L Bennett
    VA Chicago Healthcare System, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    JAMA 299:914-24. 2008
    ..Although systematic overviews of trials have identified venous thromboembolism (VTE) risks, none have identified mortality risks with ESAs...
  20. doi Greater osteoporosis educational outreach is desirable among Chinese immigrants in Chinatown, Chicago
    S Tan
    Bone Health and Osteoporosis Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 645 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 630, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Osteoporos Int 20:1517-22. 2009
    ..Results from a survey utilizing the Osteoporosis Health Belief Scale showed that women expressed concern about osteoporosis but lacked both knowledge of preventive care and health motivation...
  21. ncbi Reporting of serious adverse events during cancer clinical trials to the institutional review board: an evaluation by the research on adverse drug events and reports (RADAR) project
    S M Belknap
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Clin Pharmacol 53:1334-40. 2013
    ..SCA provided more useful information as to whether an SAE was caused by a cancer drug exposure. Our results suggest that SCA may improve SAE detection and the accuracy of attribution of causality during cancer drug clinical trials. ..
  22. pmc Accelerated approval of cancer drugs: improved access to therapeutic breakthroughs or early release of unsafe and ineffective drugs?
    Elizabeth A Richey
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 303 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:4398-405. 2009
    ....
  23. ncbi Prior fractures are common in patients with subsequent hip fractures
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 461:226-30. 2007
    ..Presuming a 50% reduction in fracture risk with medications, treating the 282 patients with prior minimal trauma fracture would have resulted in a savings of $3.5 million...
  24. ncbi Cost considerations in the management of cancer in the older patient
    June M McKoy
    Division of Geriatrics, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 21:851-7; discussion 858, 860, 862 passim. 2007
    ..Additional research about cancer costs may also lead to reforms in cancer care reimbursement, and therefore provide access to affordable health care for older patients...
  25. ncbi Barriers and solutions to osteoporosis care in patients with a hip fracture
    John D Kaufman
    HealthEast Care System, St Paul, Minnesota, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1837-43. 2003
  26. ncbi Age influences the outcome of a slipping perturbation during initial but not repeated exposures
    Michael J Pavol
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M496-503. 2002
    ..Fall incidence in older adults might be reduced through learning to better recover from or adjust to perturbations. Extents of age-related declines and limitations in the ability to recover are not well established, however...
  27. ncbi Solutions to the undertreatment of osteoporosis-related fractures
    Beatrice J Edwards
    Arch Intern Med 164:677. 2004