R W Haley

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Severely reduced functional status in veterans fitting a case definition of Gulf War syndrome
    Robert W Haley
    Epidemiology Division, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:46-7. 2002
  2. ncbi Prevalence of vulvar pain in an urban, minority population
    Rebecca J Lavy
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
    J Reprod Med 52:59-62. 2007
  3. ncbi Gulf war syndrome: narrowing the possibilities
    Robert W Haley
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, Texas 75390 8874, USA
    Lancet Neurol 2:272-3. 2003
  4. ncbi Excess incidence of ALS in young Gulf War veterans
    Robert W Haley
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    Neurology 61:750-6. 2003
  5. doi Epidemiologic evidence of health effects from long-distance transit of chemical weapons fallout from bombing early in the 1991 Persian Gulf War
    Robert W Haley
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 40:178-89. 2013
  6. doi Cholinergic autonomic dysfunction in veterans with Gulf War illness: confirmation in a population-based sample
    Robert W Haley
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    JAMA Neurol 70:191-200. 2013
  7. ncbi Blunted circadian variation in autonomic regulation of sinus node function in veterans with Gulf War syndrome
    Robert W Haley
    Divisions of Epidemiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 8874, USA
    Am J Med 117:469-78. 2004
  8. doi Abnormal brain response to cholinergic challenge in chronic encephalopathy from the 1991 Gulf War
    Robert W Haley
    Epidemiology Division, Departments of Internal Medicine and Clinical Science, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Psychiatry Res 171:207-20. 2009
  9. ncbi The tattooing paradox: are studies of acute hepatitis adequate to identify routes of transmission of subclinical hepatitis C infection?
    Robert W Haley
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1095-8. 2003
  10. ncbi Use of structural equation modeling to test the construct validity of a case definition of Gulf War syndrome: invariance over developmental and validation samples, service branches and publicity
    R W Haley
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    Psychiatry Res 102:175-200. 2001

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. pmc Severely reduced functional status in veterans fitting a case definition of Gulf War syndrome
    Robert W Haley
    Epidemiology Division, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:46-7. 2002
  2. ncbi Prevalence of vulvar pain in an urban, minority population
    Rebecca J Lavy
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
    J Reprod Med 52:59-62. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of vulvar pain in a large, urban, minority population...
  3. ncbi Gulf war syndrome: narrowing the possibilities
    Robert W Haley
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, Texas 75390 8874, USA
    Lancet Neurol 2:272-3. 2003
  4. ncbi Excess incidence of ALS in young Gulf War veterans
    Robert W Haley
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    Neurology 61:750-6. 2003
    ..Reported cases of ALS in young veterans of the 1991 Gulf War have suggested excess incidence...
  5. doi Epidemiologic evidence of health effects from long-distance transit of chemical weapons fallout from bombing early in the 1991 Persian Gulf War
    Robert W Haley
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 40:178-89. 2013
    ..We report the findings of a population-based survey designed to test competing hypotheses on the impact on chronic Gulf War illness of nerve agent from early-war bombing versus post-war demolition...
  6. doi Cholinergic autonomic dysfunction in veterans with Gulf War illness: confirmation in a population-based sample
    Robert W Haley
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    JAMA Neurol 70:191-200. 2013
    ..The authors of prior small studies raised the hypothesis that symptoms in veterans of the 1991 Gulf War, such as chronic diarrhea, dizziness, fatigue, and sexual dysfunction, are due to cholinergic autonomic dysfunction...
  7. ncbi Blunted circadian variation in autonomic regulation of sinus node function in veterans with Gulf War syndrome
    Robert W Haley
    Divisions of Epidemiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 8874, USA
    Am J Med 117:469-78. 2004
    ..To test the hypothesis that subtle abnormalities of the autonomic nervous system underlie the chronic symptoms reported by many Gulf War veterans, such as chronic diarrhea, dizziness, fatigue, and sexual dysfunction...
  8. doi Abnormal brain response to cholinergic challenge in chronic encephalopathy from the 1991 Gulf War
    Robert W Haley
    Epidemiology Division, Departments of Internal Medicine and Clinical Science, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Psychiatry Res 171:207-20. 2009
    ..95 and specificity of 0.82. Gulf War-associated chronic encephalopathy in a subset of veterans may be due to neuronal dysfunction, including abnormal cholinergic response, in deep brain structures...
  9. ncbi The tattooing paradox: are studies of acute hepatitis adequate to identify routes of transmission of subclinical hepatitis C infection?
    Robert W Haley
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1095-8. 2003
    ..We postulated that this paradox might be explained if transmission of HCV by tattooing generally caused subclinical HCV seropositivity without the acute hepatitis syndrome...
  10. ncbi Use of structural equation modeling to test the construct validity of a case definition of Gulf War syndrome: invariance over developmental and validation samples, service branches and publicity
    R W Haley
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    Psychiatry Res 102:175-200. 2001
    ..These findings suggest that the apparent syndrome structure of a single Gulf War syndrome with three variants may be found widely and justify a confirmatory sample survey of Gulf War-era veterans...
  11. ncbi Commercial tattooing as a potentially important source of hepatitis C infection. Clinical epidemiology of 626 consecutive patients unaware of their hepatitis C serologic status
    R W Haley
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 80:134-51. 2001
    ..Unlikely to be explained by confounding or incomplete disclosure of other risk factors, tattooing in commercial tattoo parlors may have been responsible for more HCV infections than injection-drug use...
  12. ncbi Use of a secure Internet Web site for collaborative medical research
    W W Marshall
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    JAMA 284:1843-9. 2000
    ..jama. 2000;284:1843-1849...
  13. doi Epidemiological similarities between appendicitis and diverticulitis suggesting a common underlying pathogenesis
    Edward H Livingston
    Division of Gastrointestinal and Endocrine Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9156, USA
    Arch Surg 146:308-14. 2011
    ..Apart from these age differences, the diseases share many epidemiological features, such as association with better hygiene and low-fiber diets...
  14. pmc Dominant role of paraoxonases in inactivation of the Pseudomonas aeruginosa quorum-sensing signal N-(3-oxododecanoyl)-L-homoserine lactone
    John F Teiber
    The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Epidemiology, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    Infect Immun 76:2512-9. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that PONs, particularly PON2, could be an important mechanism by which 3OC12-HSL is inactivated in mammals...
  15. pmc Acute myocardial infarction in young adults who abuse amphetamines
    Arthur N Westover
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 8828, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 96:49-56. 2008
    ..Our objective was to test the hypothesis that young adults who abuse amphetamines are at higher risk for AMI...
  16. doi Factors associated with hypertension awareness, treatment, and control in Dallas County, Texas
    Ronald G Victor
    Division of Hypertension, Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Room J4 134, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1285-93. 2008
    ..Hypertension (HTN) control rates in the United States remain lower in black than white persons, particularly before 65 years of age. Potential sociocultural factors have not been sufficiently addressed...
  17. ncbi Using a white matter reference to remove the dependency of global signal on experimental conditions in SPECT analyses
    Jeffrey S Spence
    Epidemiology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Neuroimage 32:49-53. 2006
    ..Advantages of this alternative method are its computational simplicity and its ability to be easily integrated into existing analysis frameworks such as SPM...
  18. ncbi Recurrent exposure to Histoplasma capsulatum in modern air-conditioned buildings
    James P Luby
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9113, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:170-6. 2005
    ..Between 1989 and 1996, an epidemic of histoplasmosis occurred on a medical school campus. There had been numerous construction projects on the campus that involved previously wooded land and were adjacent to a large bird sanctuary...
  19. ncbi The Dallas Heart Study: a population-based probability sample for the multidisciplinary study of ethnic differences in cardiovascular health
    Ronald G Victor
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75390 8586, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:1473-80. 2004
    ....
  20. pmc Disconnect between incidence of nonperforated and perforated appendicitis: implications for pathophysiology and management
    Edward H Livingston
    Department of Surgery, Divisions of Gastrointestinal and Endocrine Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Ann Surg 245:886-92. 2007
    ..These innovations should influence the number of appendectomies performed in the United States. We analyzed nationwide hospital discharge data to study the secular trends in appendicitis and appendectomy rates...
  21. ncbi Effect of basal ganglia injury on central dopamine activity in Gulf War syndrome: correlation of proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy and plasma homovanillic acid levels
    R W Haley
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8874, USA
    Arch Neurol 57:1280-5. 2000
    ..Many complaints of Gulf War veterans are compatible with a neurologic illness involving the basal ganglia...
  22. doi Impaired response inhibition in ill Gulf War veterans
    Gail D Tillman
    School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, Center for BrainHealth, The University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, TX, United States
    J Neurol Sci 297:1-5. 2010
    ..This supports the contention that the ill veterans' deficit lies more in inhibiting than in detecting task-related differences in the stimuli...
  23. ncbi Gene therapy to prevent organophosphate intoxication
    J Cowan
    Molecular Host Defense Laboratory, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 173:1-6. 2001
    ..These findings indicate that boosting serum levels of PON1 enzymes by a gene delivery vector raises the threshold for organophosphate toxicity by hydrolytic destruction before the chemical can enter the brain...
  24. pmc Distinct autoimmune syndromes in morphea: a review of 245 adult and pediatric cases
    Justin J Leitenberger
    Department of Dermatology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9069, USA
    Arch Dermatol 145:545-50. 2009
    ..To determine the prevalence of extracutaneous manifestations and autoimmunity in adult and pediatric patients with morphea...
  25. pmc Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection or colonization present at hospital admission: multivariable risk factor screening to increase efficiency of surveillance culturing
    Clinton C Haley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Austin Medical Education Programs, Brackenridge Hospital, 601 E 15th Street, Austin, Texas 78701, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:3031-8. 2007
    ..If confirmed in additional studies, multivariable questionnaire screening at admission might identify a subset of admissions for surveillance cultures that would more efficiently identify most admission MRSA...
  26. ncbi Barbershops as hypertension detection, referral, and follow-up centers for black men
    Paul L Hess
    Division of Hypertension, Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8586, USA
    Hypertension 49:1040-6. 2007
    ..01). Taken together, these data suggest that black-owned barbershops can be transformed into effective HTN detection, referral, and follow-up centers. Further research is warranted...
  27. doi Association of viral infection and appendicitis
    Adam C Alder
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, 75390 9156, USA
    Arch Surg 145:63-71. 2010
    ....
  28. pmc Reflex sympathetic activation during static exercise is severely impaired in patients with myophosphorylase deficiency
    Paul J Fadel
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hypertension, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
    J Physiol 548:983-93. 2003
    ..Together these data indicate that appropriate activation of glycogenolytic pathways is obligatory for normal metaboreflex-mediated sympathoexcitation during static exercise in humans...
  29. ncbi Stroke in young adults who abuse amphetamines or cocaine: a population-based study of hospitalized patients
    Arthur N Westover
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:495-502. 2007
    ..The abuse of stimulant drugs is increasing in the western United States. Although numerous case reports and animal studies suggest a link with stroke, epidemiologic studies have yielded conflicting results...
  30. ncbi Biases in surveillance of hepatitis C infection systematically underestimate the etiologic role of tattooing
    R Paul Fischer
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:1222-3. 2004
  31. ncbi Prevalence of self-diagnosed melasma among premenopausal Latino women in Dallas and Fort Worth, Tex
    Kelly D Werlinger
    Arch Dermatol 143:424-5. 2007