Gary M Franklin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prediction of chronic disability in work-related musculoskeletal disorders: a prospective, population-based study
    Judith A Turner
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Box 356560, Seattle, WA, 98195 6560, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 5:14. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Device evaluation and coverage policy in workers' compensation: examples from Washington State
    G M Franklin
    University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Am J Manag Care 4:SP178-86. 1998
  3. doi request reprint Early opioid prescription and subsequent disability among workers with back injuries: the Disability Risk Identification Study Cohort
    Gary M Franklin
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98103, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:199-204. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Opioid use for chronic low back pain: A prospective, population-based study among injured workers in Washington state, 2002-2005
    Gary M Franklin
    Departments of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Clin J Pain 25:743-51. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Opioid dosing trends and mortality in Washington State workers' compensation, 1996-2002
    Gary M Franklin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences, Occupational Epidemiology and Health Outcomes Program, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98103, USA
    Am J Ind Med 48:91-9. 2005
  6. pmc Policy-relevant research: when does it matter?
    Gary M Franklin
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, 98103, USA
    NeuroRx 1:356-62. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Outcome of surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome in Washington state workers' compensation
    G M Franklin
    Department of Environmental Health, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Neurology 54:1252-7. 2000
  8. pmc Occupational factors and risk of Parkinson's disease: A population-based case-control study
    Jordan A Firestone
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:217-23. 2010
  9. pmc Calcium channel blockers and beta-blockers in relation to Parkinson's disease
    Thanh G N Ton
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Box 357236, Seattle, WA 98195 7326, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 13:165-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint 5' and 3' region variability in the dopamine transporter gene (SLC6A3), pesticide exposure and Parkinson's disease risk: a hypothesis-generating study
    Samir N P Kelada
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 15:3055-62. 2006

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Publications47

  1. pmc Prediction of chronic disability in work-related musculoskeletal disorders: a prospective, population-based study
    Judith A Turner
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Box 356560, Seattle, WA, 98195 6560, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 5:14. 2004
    ..Based on these models, we will develop a brief instrument that could be administered in medical or workers' compensation settings to screen injured workers for chronic disability risk...
  2. ncbi request reprint Device evaluation and coverage policy in workers' compensation: examples from Washington State
    G M Franklin
    University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Am J Manag Care 4:SP178-86. 1998
    ..To prevent ever-rising costs, we need to increase provider education and patient education and consent, involve the state medical society in coverage policy, and collect relevant outcomes data from healthcare providers...
  3. doi request reprint Early opioid prescription and subsequent disability among workers with back injuries: the Disability Risk Identification Study Cohort
    Gary M Franklin
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98103, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:199-204. 2008
    ..Prospective, population-based cohort study...
  4. doi request reprint Opioid use for chronic low back pain: A prospective, population-based study among injured workers in Washington state, 2002-2005
    Gary M Franklin
    Departments of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Clin J Pain 25:743-51. 2009
    ..To determine (1) the natural history of prescription opioid use, (2) the predictors of long-term opioid use, and (3) the association between opioid dose and pain and function in a large cohort of workers with recent back injuries...
  5. ncbi request reprint Opioid dosing trends and mortality in Washington State workers' compensation, 1996-2002
    Gary M Franklin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences, Occupational Epidemiology and Health Outcomes Program, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98103, USA
    Am J Ind Med 48:91-9. 2005
    ..These policy changes occurred despite scanty scientific evidence that chronic use of opioids was safe and effective...
  6. pmc Policy-relevant research: when does it matter?
    Gary M Franklin
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, 98103, USA
    NeuroRx 1:356-62. 2004
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  7. ncbi request reprint Outcome of surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome in Washington state workers' compensation
    G M Franklin
    Department of Environmental Health, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Neurology 54:1252-7. 2000
    ..To determine the predictors of outcome of thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) surgery in a population-based cohort of injured workers...
  8. pmc Occupational factors and risk of Parkinson's disease: A population-based case-control study
    Jordan A Firestone
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:217-23. 2010
    ..Parkinson's disease (PD) has been associated with various workplace factors, but the evidence is inconsistent...
  9. pmc Calcium channel blockers and beta-blockers in relation to Parkinson's disease
    Thanh G N Ton
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Box 357236, Seattle, WA 98195 7326, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 13:165-9. 2007
    ..The weakness of these associations and the absence of additional influence of dose or duration of use argue against any causal interpretation...
  10. ncbi request reprint 5' and 3' region variability in the dopamine transporter gene (SLC6A3), pesticide exposure and Parkinson's disease risk: a hypothesis-generating study
    Samir N P Kelada
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 15:3055-62. 2006
    ..66 (95% CI: 1.73-18.53). Thus, allelic variants in SLC6A3, which affect gene expression, are associated with PD in this population and may interact with occupational pesticide exposure to increase PD risk...
  11. ncbi request reprint The functional polymorphism of the hemoglobin-binding protein haptoglobin influences susceptibility to idiopathic Parkinson's disease
    Paola Costa-Mallen
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:216-22. 2008
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first study that investigates the association of Hp genotypes with the risk of PD...
  12. doi request reprint Work-related carpal tunnel syndrome in Washington State workers' compensation: utilization of surgery and the duration of lost work
    William E Daniell
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7234, USA
    Am J Ind Med 52:931-42. 2009
    ..Work-related carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a leading cause of lengthy disability...
  13. pmc Dietary fats, cholesterol and iron as risk factors for Parkinson's disease
    Karen M Powers
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7234, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 15:47-52. 2009
    ..Epidemiologic findings suggest that dietary components may contribute to the etiology of Parkinson's disease (PD). This population-based case-control study evaluated PD risk and dietary intake of fats, cholesterol and iron...
  14. pmc Health care utilization and costs associated with adherence to clinical practice guidelines for early magnetic resonance imaging among workers with acute occupational low back pain
    Janessa M Graves
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    Health Serv Res 49:645-65. 2014
    ..To estimate health care utilization and costs associated with adherence to clinical practice guidelines for the use of early magnetic resonance imaging (MRI; within the first 6 weeks of injury) for acute occupational low back pain (LBP)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Nurse practitioners as attending providers for injured workers: evaluating the effect of role expansion on disability and costs
    Jeanne M Sears
    Department of Health Services, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Med Care 45:1154-61. 2007
    ..This legislation authorized NPs to independently perform most functions of an attending physician...
  16. doi request reprint Development of a brief questionnaire to predict long-term disability
    Deborah Fulton-Kehoe
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98103, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1042-52. 2008
    ..To develop a brief worker-completed questionnaire for use soon after a work-related back injury to assess risk of long-term work disability...
  17. ncbi request reprint Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and risk of Parkinson's disease
    Thanh G Ton
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Mov Disord 21:964-9. 2006
    ..Our results provide only limited support for the hypothesis that use of aspirin may reduce the risk of this disease, and no indication of protection from other NSAIDs...
  18. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with early magnetic resonance imaging utilization for acute occupational low back pain: a population-based study from Washington State workers' compensation
    Janessa M Graves
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:1708-18. 2012
    ..A population-based, prospective cohort study...
  19. ncbi request reprint Early imaging for acute low back pain: one-year health and disability outcomes among Washington State workers
    Janessa M Graves
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:1617-27. 2012
    ..A population-based, prospective cohort study...
  20. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke and Parkinson's disease
    Susan Searles Nielsen
    University of Washington, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, Seattle, Washington 98195 7234, USA
    Mov Disord 27:293-6. 2012
    ..Parkinson's disease is inversely associated with cigarette smoking, but its relation with passive smoking or environmental tobacco smoke exposure is rarely examined...
  21. doi request reprint Expanding the role of nurse practitioners: effects on rural access to care for injured workers
    Jeanne M Sears
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Rural Health 24:171-8. 2008
    ..SHB 1691 authorized NPs to independently perform most functions of an attending physician...
  22. ncbi request reprint Nurse practitioners as attending providers for workers with uncomplicated back injuries: using administrative data to evaluate quality and process of care
    Jeanne M Sears
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 49:900-8. 2007
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  23. ncbi request reprint Dopamine transporter (SLC6A3) 5' region haplotypes significantly affect transcriptional activity in vitro but are not associated with Parkinson's disease
    Samir N Kelada
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 15:659-68. 2005
    ..In addition, our findings provide further evidence supporting an association of PD with the VNTR polymorphism...
  24. ncbi request reprint Diabetes, smoking, and other medical conditions in relation to Parkinson's disease risk
    Karen M Powers
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195 7234, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 12:185-9. 2006
    ..However, among diabetics, the PD risk was especially reduced in non-smoking men (OR = 0.09, 95% CI = 0.02, 0.44). Other medical conditions showed no strong relations with PD...
  25. ncbi request reprint Work-related carpal tunnel syndrome in Washington State workers' compensation: temporal trends, clinical practices, and disability
    William E Daniell
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Ind Med 48:259-69. 2005
    ..Work-related carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a leading cause of disability. There is a need for information about temporal trends, clinical practices, and treatment outcomes...
  26. pmc LINE-1 DNA methylation, smoking and risk of Parkinson's disease
    Susan Searles Nielsen
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Parkinsons Dis 2:303-8. 2012
    ..LINE-1 promoter methylation is associated with decreased LINE-1 propagation...
  27. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging compared with electrodiagnostic studies in patients with suspected carpal tunnel syndrome: predicting symptoms, function, and surgical benefit at 1 year
    Jeffrey G Jarvik
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Neurosurg 108:541-50. 2008
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  28. ncbi request reprint Measuring work disability: what can administrative data tell us about patient outcomes?
    Deborah Fulton-Kehoe
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98103, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 49:651-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the association between administrative measures of work disability and self-reported work, pain, and functional status...
  29. doi request reprint Opioid poisonings and opioid adverse effects in workers in Washington State
    Deborah Fulton-Kehoe
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle, Washington
    Am J Ind Med 56:1452-62. 2013
    ..To examine trends in opioid poisonings and adverse effects in Washington (WA) State and nationally...
  30. doi request reprint Bending the prescription opioid dosing and mortality curves: impact of the Washington State opioid dosing guideline
    Gary M Franklin
    Departments of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, Neurology, and Health Services, University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:325-31. 2012
    ..We assessed changes in opioid dosing patterns and opioid-related mortality in the Washington State (WA) workers' compensation system following implementation of a specific WA opioid dosing guideline in April, 2007...
  31. pmc A communitywide intervention to improve outcomes and reduce disability among injured workers in Washington State
    Thomas M Wickizer
    Department of Health Services, Box 357660, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98175 7660, USA
    Milbank Q 82:547-67, table of contents. 2004
    ..Furthermore, collaborating with university researchers may help enhance the scientific rigor of the quality improvement initiative and create more opportunities for a successful evaluation...
  32. ncbi request reprint Lumbar fusion outcomes in Washington State workers' compensation
    Sham Maghout Juratli
    Occupational Epidemiology and Health Outcomes Program, University of Washington, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA 98103 9058, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2715-23. 2006
    ..Retrospective population-based cohort study...
  33. doi request reprint Changes in opioid prescribing for chronic pain in Washington State
    Gary M Franklin
    Departments of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:394-400. 2013
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  34. doi request reprint Nicotine from edible Solanaceae and risk of Parkinson disease
    Susan Searles Nielsen
    Departments of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    Ann Neurol 74:472-7. 2013
    ..To test whether risk of Parkinson disease (PD) is associated with consumption of nicotine-containing edibles from the same botanical family as tobacco, Solanaceae, including peppers, tomatoes, and potatoes...
  35. pmc Genotype and age at Parkinson disease diagnosis
    Susan Searles Nielsen
    University of Washington, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Seattle, WA, USA
    Int J Mol Epidemiol Genet 4:61-9. 2013
    ..These results await confirmation in other series of incident cases, but suggest that selected genes and environmental exposures may influence PD diagnosis age...
  36. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary pain center outcomes in Washington State Workers' Compensation
    James P Robinson
    University of Washington Pain Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 46:473-8. 2004
    ..At 4.6 years follow up, there was no evidence that pain center treatment affects either disability status or clinical status of injured workers...
  37. doi request reprint Changes in opioid prescribing for Washington workers' compensation claimants after implementation of an opioid dosing guideline for chronic noncancer pain: 2004 to 2010
    Renu K Garg
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    J Pain 14:1620-8. 2013
    ..59-.71). Although the extent to which decreases were due to the guidelines is uncertain, to our knowledge, this is the first report of significant decreases in chronic and high-dose prescription opioid use among incident users...
  38. doi request reprint Mortality after lumbar fusion surgery
    Sham Maghout Juratli
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:740-7. 2009
    ..Retrospective population-based cohort study...
  39. ncbi request reprint DNA sequence analysis of monoamine oxidase B gene coding and promoter regions in Parkinson's disease cases and unrelated controls
    Paola Costa-Mallen
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 6099, USA
    Mov Disord 19:76-83. 2004
    ..No commonly occurring (>10%) polymorphisms were found in the exons or the intronic sequences flanking the exons, although several rare variants were detected in the coding and promoter regions...
  40. ncbi request reprint Parkinson's disease risks associated with cigarette smoking, alcohol consumption, and caffeine intake
    Harvey Checkoway
    University of Washington, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Department of Environmental Health, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:732-8. 2002
    ..4, 95% CI: 0.2, 0.9) and two or more cola drinks/day (OR = 0.6, 95% CI: 0.3, 1.4). The associations for tea and cola drinks were not confounded by smoking or coffee consumption...
  41. ncbi request reprint Gender difference in the interaction of smoking and monoamine oxidase B intron 13 genotype in Parkinson's disease
    Samir N Kelada
    Department of Environmental Health, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Neurotoxicology 23:515-9. 2002
    ..These results suggest that a strong gender difference exists with respect to the modifying effect of MAO-B genotype on the smoking association with PD...
  42. ncbi request reprint Increased reporting of occupational hearing loss: workers' compensation in Washington State, 1984-1998
    William E Daniell
    Department of Environmental Health, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Am J Ind Med 42:502-10. 2002
    ..Workers' compensation claims for hearing loss increased two-fold during 1984-1991 in Washington State...
  43. ncbi request reprint No associations between Parkinson's disease and polymorphisms of the quinone oxidoreductase (NQO1, NQO2) genes
    Starlyn Okada
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Box 357234, Seattle, WA 98195 7234, USA
    Neurosci Lett 375:178-80. 2005
    ..No associations were detected for either gene variant or for any allele combinations...
  44. ncbi request reprint Compliance with electrodiagnostic guidelines for patients undergoing carpal tunnel release
    Seneca Storm
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:8-11; quiz 180. 2005
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  45. ncbi request reprint Glutathione S-transferase M1, T1, and P1 polymorphisms and Parkinson's disease
    Samir N Kelada
    Department of Environmental Health, Box 357234, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 7234, USA
    Neurosci Lett 337:5-8. 2003
    ..Taken together, these results suggest a potentially minor role of GSTP1 in PD, but do not give evidence for associations with either GSTM1 or GSTT1...
  46. ncbi request reprint The frequency of carpal tunnel syndrome in computer users at a medical facility
    Gary M Franklin
    Neurology 58:1314; author reply 1314-5. 2002
  47. ncbi request reprint Environmental risk factors in multiple sclerosis: causes, triggers, and patient autonomy
    Gary M Franklin
    Neurology 61:1032-4. 2003

Research Grants5

  1. Disability Risk in Work-Related Musculoskeletal Injury
    Gary Franklin; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  2. Disability Risk in Work-Related Musculoskeletal Injury
    Gary Franklin; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  3. Disability Risk in Work-Related Musculoskeletal Injury
    Gary Franklin; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  4. Disability Risk in Work-Related Musculoskeletal Injury
    Gary Franklin; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  5. Disability Risk in Work-Related Musculoskeletal Injury
    Gary Franklin; Fiscal Year: 2005
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