Helen Hubert

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle habits and compression of morbidity
    Helen B Hubert
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94304, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M347-51. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Health status, health behaviors, and acculturation factors associated with overweight and obesity in Latinos from a community and agricultural labor camp survey
    Helen B Hubert
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Prev Med 40:642-51. 2005
  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 Normative values for the Health Assessment Questionnaire disability index: benchmarking disability in the general population
    Eswar Krishnan
    Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 50:953-60. 2004
  5. pmc Long distance running and knee osteoarthritis. A prospective study
    Eliza F Chakravarty
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:133-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Associations of changes in exercise level with subsequent disability among seniors: a 16-year longitudinal study
    David R Berk
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5755, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:97-102. 2006
  7. pmc Reduced disability and mortality among aging runners: a 21-year longitudinal study
    Eliza F Chakravarty
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1638-46. 2008
  8. pmc Gender differences in physical disability among an elderly cohort
    Kirsten Naumann Murtagh
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1406-11. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Postponed development of disability in elderly runners: a 13-year longitudinal study
    Benjamin W E Wang
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:2285-94. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Hydroxychloroquine and risk of diabetes in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Mary Chester M Wasko
    Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    JAMA 298:187-93. 2007

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle habits and compression of morbidity
    Helen B Hubert
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94304, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M347-51. 2002
    ..This study was designed to test the compression of morbidity hypothesis, proposing that healthy lifestyles can reduce and compress disability into a shorter period toward the end of life...
  2. ncbi request reprint Health status, health behaviors, and acculturation factors associated with overweight and obesity in Latinos from a community and agricultural labor camp survey
    Helen B Hubert
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Prev Med 40:642-51. 2005
    ..U.S. Latino adults have experienced an 80% increase in obesity in the last decade...
  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 Normative values for the Health Assessment Questionnaire disability index: benchmarking disability in the general population
    Eswar Krishnan
    Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 50:953-60. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to establish normative values for the HAQ DI in a general population and to analyze its correlates...
  5. pmc Long distance running and knee osteoarthritis. A prospective study
    Eliza F Chakravarty
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:133-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if differences in the progression of knee OA in middle- to older-aged runners exist when compared with healthy nonrunners over nearly 2 decades of serial radiographic observation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Associations of changes in exercise level with subsequent disability among seniors: a 16-year longitudinal study
    David R Berk
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5755, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:97-102. 2006
    ..The effect of changes in physical exercise on progression of musculoskeletal disability in seniors has rarely been studied...
  7. pmc Reduced disability and mortality among aging runners: a 21-year longitudinal study
    Eliza F Chakravarty
    Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1638-46. 2008
    ..Exercise has been shown to improve many health outcomes and well-being of people of all ages. Long-term studies in older adults are needed to confirm disability and survival benefits of exercise...
  8. pmc Gender differences in physical disability among an elderly cohort
    Kirsten Naumann Murtagh
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1406-11. 2004
    ..We analyzed the role of sociodemographic factors, chronic-disease risk factors, and health conditions in explaining gender differences in disability among senior citizens...
  9. ncbi request reprint Postponed development of disability in elderly runners: a 13-year longitudinal study
    Benjamin W E Wang
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:2285-94. 2002
    ..We sought to quantify the benefits of aerobic exercise, including running, on disability and mortality in elderly persons and to examine whether morbidity can be compressed into later years of life by regular exercise...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hydroxychloroquine and risk of diabetes in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Mary Chester M Wasko
    Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    JAMA 298:187-93. 2007
    ..Hydroxychloroquine, a commonly used antirheumatic medication, has hypoglycemic effects and may reduce the risk of diabetes mellitus...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle risk factors predict healthcare costs in an aging cohort
    J Paul Leigh
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, University of California Davis, Davis, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:379-87. 2005
    ..The association was examined between smoking, drinking, exercise, body mass index (BMI), and changes in these risk factors, and healthcare costs after 4 years among 68- to 95-year-olds...

Research Grants5

  1. RISK FACTORS FOR PHYSICAL DISABILITY AND COSTS OF CARE
    Helen Hubert; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Results will suggest public policy initiatives aimed at decreasing morbidity and medical care costs. ..