Gary M Kiebzak
Affiliation: St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
- Impact of using the ultradistal radius region of interest on diagnostic classificationGary M Kiebzak
Center for Orthopaedic Research and Education, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, 6720 Bertner Avenue, Houston, TX 77030, USA
J Clin Densitom 7:143-52. 2004..The group mean T-scores were lowest for the UDR compared to the spine and hip with GE Lunar but not Hologic patients...
- Relationship among MRTA, DXA, and QUS revisitedGary M Kiebzak
Center for Orthopaedic Research and Education, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
J Clin Densitom 8:396-403. 2005..377, p < 0.0001; however, the correlation was not significantly better than with SOS alone. We conclude that axial transmission QUS is not a strong surrogate in vivo technique for estimating transverse bending stiffness...
- Diagnostic agreement at the total hip using different DXA systems and the NHANES III databaseGary M Kiebzak
Center for Orthopaedic Research and Education, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX 77025, USA
J Clin Densitom 10:132-7. 2007..11 vs 0.32 for lumbar spine (p less than 0.001). Use of the NHANES III standardized database results in good diagnostic agreement at total hip between Prodigy and Delphi...
- Effect of precision error on T-scores and the diagnostic classification of bone statusGary M Kiebzak
Center for Orthopaedic Research and Education, St Luke s Belmont Center, Houston, TX 77025, USA
J Clin Densitom 10:239-43. 2007..We conclude that precision influences the variability around T-scores and that this variability affects the reliability of diagnostic classification...
- Undertreatment of osteoporosis in men with hip fractureGary M Kiebzak
Center for Orthopaedic Research and Education, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, 6720 Bertner Ave, Mail Stop MC4 183, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Arch Intern Med 162:2217-22. 2002..Women are not aggressively treated for osteoporosis after hip fracture; the treatment status of men with hip fracture has not been extensively studied...
- The SF-36 general health status survey documents the burden of osteoarthritis and the benefits of total joint arthroplasty: but why should we use it?Gary M Kiebzak
Miller Orthopaedic Clinic, Charlotte, NC, USA
Am J Manag Care 8:463-74. 2002..To document the disease burden of osteoarthritis and the benefits of total joint replacement by using the Short Form Health Survey (SF-36) general health status survey and evaluate other factors that could affect scores...
- Suboptimal vitamin D status is a highly prevalent but treatable condition in both hospitalized patients and the general populationNicole L Moore
St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Center for Orthopaedic Research and Education, Orthopaedic Nurse Researcher, Houston, TX 77025, USA
J Am Acad Nurse Pract 19:642-51. 2007....
- Recovery of self-reported functional capacity after coronary artery bypass surgeryLee M Pierson
Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
Chest 123:1367-74. 2003....
- Vitamin D status of patients admitted to a hospital rehabilitation unit: relationship to function and progressGary M Kiebzak
Center for Orthopaedic Research and Education, St Luke s Belmont Center, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX 77025, USA
Am J Phys Med Rehabil 86:435-45. 2007..The primary objective was to determine the association between vitamin D status, baseline function, and short-term inpatient rehabilitation progress...
- Peripheral bone densitometryGary M Kiebzak
Center for Orthopaedic Research and Education, St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
South Med J 97:542-3. 2004
- Use of the SF36 general health status survey to document health-related quality of life in patients with coronary artery disease: effect of disease and response to coronary artery bypass graft surgeryGary M Kiebzak
Miller Orthopaedic Clinic, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Heart Lung 31:207-13. 2002..7% of patients (3 of 81) had angina. CONCLUSIONS: The SF36 can be used effectively to document changes in health-related quality of life variables in patients with coronary artery disease after CABG surgery...
- Relationship between length of stay and dislocation rate after total hip arthroplastyDavid R Mauerhan
Miller Orthopaedic Clinic, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
J Arthroplasty 18:963-7. 2003..9 days. The dislocation rate before the CP was 0.5%. The dislocation rate increased significantly to 3.9% after implementation of the CP (P =.015). Use of the CP offers numerous advantages but is associated with a higher dislocation rate...
- Skeletal sites for osteoporosis diagnosis: the 2005 ISCD Official PositionsDidier Hans
Nuaclear Medicine Division, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
J Clin Densitom 9:15-21. 2006..The resulting ISCD Official Positions, with their corresponding rationales and evidence are provided here, as well as questions that will need to be addressed in the future...
- Effect of calcium tablets on interpretation of lumbar spine DXA scansDavid L Kendler
Osteoporosis Research Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
J Clin Densitom 9:97-104. 2006..The precision of monitoring BMD over time could also be adversely affected by tablet artifact if a tablet was directly overlying bone and undetected, especially with smaller regions of interest and with lower baseline BMD...
- Recalculation of the NHANES database SD improves T-score agreement and reduces osteoporosis prevalenceNeil Binkley
University of Wisconsin Osteoporosis Clinical Center and Research Program, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
J Bone Miner Res 20:195-201. 2005..Use of a recalculated young-normal SD for the GE Lunar-adjusted NHANES III database improved diagnostic agreement and is recommended...
- What is the role of serial bone mineral density measurements in patient management?Leon Lenchik
J Clin Densitom 5:S29-38. 2002..The PA spine is the preferred anatomic site for monitoring. The total hip can be used when the spine study is technically invalid. We conclude with recommendations for further research...
- Determinants of bone strengthGary M Kiebzak
J Bone Miner Res 18:383-4; author reply 385. 2003
- Transpedicular decompression and pedicle subtraction osteotomy (eggshell procedure): a retrospective review of 59 patientsDaniel B Murrey
Charlotte Spine Center, NC 28207, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:2338-45. 2002..Outcomes of transpedicular decompression and/or osteotomy were analyzed retrospectively...
- Biomechanical testing of cadaveric specimens: importance of bone mineral density assessmentCatherine G Ambrose
Department of Orthopaedics, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 77030, USA
Foot Ankle Int 23:850-5. 2002..In these studies the results vary significantly according to BMD, and this effect is not always eliminated with the use of matched pairs of cadaveric specimens...
- Changes in bone mineral and body composition following coronary artery bypass grafting in menLarry E Miller
Department of Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia, USA
Am J Cardiol 99:585-7. 2007..No changes were observed in body composition. In conclusion, CABG and the ensuing convalescence period results in considerable arm bone mineral losses through 1 year after treatment...