B Bruce

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Improved responsiveness and reduced sample size requirements of PROMIS physical function scales with item response theory
    James F Fries
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Road, Suite 203, Palo Alto, CA 04304, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:R147. 2011
  2. pmc Better assessment of physical function: item improvement is neglected but essential
    Bonnie Bruce
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Road, Suite 203, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R191. 2009
  3. pmc Regular vigorous physical activity and disability development in healthy overweight and normal-weight seniors: a 13-year study
    Bonnie Bruce
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University 1000 Welch Rd, Suite 203, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1294-9. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Health status disparities in ethnic minority patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a cross-sectional study
    Bonnie Bruce
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Rheumatol 34:1475-9. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Participation in patient self-management programs
    Bonnie Bruce
    Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:851-4. 2007
  6. pmc Aerobic exercise and its impact on musculoskeletal pain in older adults: a 14 year prospective, longitudinal study
    Bonnie Bruce
    Department of Immunology Rheumatology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 7:R1263-70. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The Arthritis, Rheumatism and Aging Medical Information System (ARAMIS): still young at 30 years
    B Bruce
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, 1000 Welch Rd, Suite 203, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 23:S163-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The Health Assessment Questionnaire (HAQ)
    B Bruce
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, 1000 Welch Road, Suite 203, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 23:S14-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of a moderated e-mail discussion group on use of complementary and alternative therapies in subjects with recurrent back pain
    Bonnie Bruce
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Road, Suite 203, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 58:305-11. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal comparison of the Health Assessment Questionnaire (HAQ) and the Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index (WOMAC)
    Bonnie Bruce
    Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 51:730-7. 2004

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Publications25

  1. pmc Improved responsiveness and reduced sample size requirements of PROMIS physical function scales with item response theory
    James F Fries
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Road, Suite 203, Palo Alto, CA 04304, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:R147. 2011
    ..We compared the ability to detect change in physical function using original (Legacy) instruments with Item-Improved and PROMIS IRT-based instruments...
  2. pmc Better assessment of physical function: item improvement is neglected but essential
    Bonnie Bruce
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Road, Suite 203, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R191. 2009
    ..We present the qualitative and quantitative item-evaluation process for developing the Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Physical Function item bank...
  3. pmc Regular vigorous physical activity and disability development in healthy overweight and normal-weight seniors: a 13-year study
    Bonnie Bruce
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University 1000 Welch Rd, Suite 203, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1294-9. 2008
    ..We examined the relationship of regular exercise and body weight to disability among healthy seniors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Health status disparities in ethnic minority patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a cross-sectional study
    Bonnie Bruce
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Rheumatol 34:1475-9. 2007
    ..To examine disparities in disability, pain, and global health between Caucasian (n = 4294) and African American (n = 283) and Caucasian and Hispanic (n = 153) patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Participation in patient self-management programs
    Bonnie Bruce
    Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:851-4. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc Aerobic exercise and its impact on musculoskeletal pain in older adults: a 14 year prospective, longitudinal study
    Bonnie Bruce
    Department of Immunology Rheumatology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 7:R1263-70. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint The Arthritis, Rheumatism and Aging Medical Information System (ARAMIS): still young at 30 years
    B Bruce
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, 1000 Welch Rd, Suite 203, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 23:S163-7. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The Health Assessment Questionnaire (HAQ)
    B Bruce
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, 1000 Welch Road, Suite 203, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 23:S14-8. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of a moderated e-mail discussion group on use of complementary and alternative therapies in subjects with recurrent back pain
    Bonnie Bruce
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Road, Suite 203, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 58:305-11. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal comparison of the Health Assessment Questionnaire (HAQ) and the Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index (WOMAC)
    Bonnie Bruce
    Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 51:730-7. 2004
    ..To compare the measurement properties of the generic Health Assessment Questionnaire (HAQ) and the disease-specific Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index (WOMAC)...
  11. ncbi request reprint The Stanford Health Assessment Questionnaire: a review of its history, issues, progress, and documentation
    Bonnie Bruce
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Rheumatol 30:167-78. 2003
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  12. pmc The Stanford Health Assessment Questionnaire: dimensions and practical applications
    Bonnie Bruce
    School of Medicine, Division of Immunology and Rheumatology Stanford University, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 1:20. 2003
    ..In this article, information regarding the HAQ's development, content, dissemination and reference sources for its uses, translations, and validations are provided...
  13. ncbi request reprint Isoflavone supplements do not affect thyroid function in iodine-replete postmenopausal women
    Bonnie Bruce
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Med Food 6:309-16. 2003
    ..These results indicate that in this group of healthy iodine-replete subjects, soy isoflavones do not adversely affect thyroid function...
  14. pmc More relevant, precise, and efficient items for assessment of physical function and disability: moving beyond the classic instruments
    J F Fries
    Stanford University, 1000 Welch Road, Suite 203, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:iii16-21. 2006
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint The rise and decline of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug-associated gastropathy in rheumatoid arthritis
    James F Fries
    Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 50:2433-40. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to examine whether recent preventive approaches have been associated with a declining incidence of NSAID gastropathy, and, if so, what measures may have caused the decline...
  16. doi request reprint Progress in assessing physical function in arthritis: PROMIS short forms and computerized adaptive testing
    James F Fries
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:2061-6. 2009
    ..IRT-based instruments can improve measurement precision substantially over a wider range of disease severity. These modern methods were applied and the magnitude of improvement was estimated...
  17. ncbi request reprint Rates of serious gastrointestinal events from low dose use of acetylsalicylic acid, acetaminophen, and ibuprofen in patients with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis
    James F Fries
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Road, Suite 203, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Rheumatol 30:2226-33. 2003
    ..We examined the prevalence of serious GI events in patients taking aspirin (ASA), acetaminophen (APAP), or ibuprofen (IBU), focusing on low or intermittent use...
  18. ncbi request reprint Attrition bias in rheumatoid arthritis databanks: a case study of 6346 patients in 11 databanks and 65,649 administrations of the Health Assessment Questionnaire
    Eswar Krishnan
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Rheumatol 31:1320-6. 2004
    ..Patient dropout (attrition) can bias and threaten validity of databank-based studies. Although there are several databanks of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in operation, this phenomenon has not been well studied...
  19. ncbi request reprint Antigen microarray profiling of autoantibodies in rheumatoid arthritis
    Wolfgang Hueber
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 52:2645-55. 2005
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  20. ncbi request reprint The promise of PROMIS: using item response theory to improve assessment of patient-reported outcomes
    J F Fries
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 23:S53-7. 2005
    ..PROMIS tools, expected to improve precision and enable assessment at the individual patient level which should broaden the appeal of PROs, will begin to be available to the general medical community in 2008...
  21. ncbi request reprint HLA-DRB1 genotype associations in 793 white patients from a rheumatoid arthritis inception cohort: frequency, severity, and treatment bias
    James F Fries
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 46:2320-9. 2002
    ..The present study was undertaken to study these issues in a large cohort of patients with RA...
  22. ncbi request reprint The effects of soy-derived phytoestrogens on serum lipids and lipoproteins in moderately hypercholesterolemic postmenopausal women
    Antonella Dewell
    Department of Nutrition and Food Science, San Jose State University, San Jose, California 95192 0058, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:118-21. 2002
    ..Our findings suggest that PE supplementation with 150 mg/d over a 6-month period does not significantly alter serum lipoproteins in postmenopausal women and, therefore, may not effectively reduce the risk of CAD in this population...
  23. doi request reprint Comparison of the health assessment questionnaire disability index and the short form 36 physical functioning subscale using Rasch analysis: comment on the article by Taylor and McPherson
    James F Fries
    Arthritis Rheum 59:598-9; author reply 599. 2008
  24. ncbi request reprint Effects of a very low-fat, vegan diet in subjects with rheumatoid arthritis
    John McDougall
    St Helena Hospital, Deer Park, CA, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 8:71-5. 2002
    ..To demonstrate the effects of a very low-fat, vegan diet on patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  25. pmc The Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS): progress of an NIH Roadmap cooperative group during its first two years
    David Cella
    Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
    Med Care 45:S3-S11. 2007
    ..In this article, we will summarize the organization and scientific activity of the PROMIS network during its first 2 years...