Gregory E Hicks

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Cross-sectional associations between trunk muscle composition, back pain, and physical function in the health, aging and body composition study
    Gregory E Hicks
    Clinical Research Branch, National Institute on Aging, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:882-7. 2005
  2. ncbi Preliminary development of a clinical prediction rule for determining which patients with low back pain will respond to a stabilization exercise program
    Gregory E Hicks
    Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:1753-62. 2005
  3. ncbi Trunk muscle composition as a predictor of reduced functional capacity in the health, aging and body composition study: the moderating role of back pain
    Gregory E Hicks
    PT, Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 100 Penn St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:1420-4. 2005
  4. ncbi Measurement of lumbar lordosis: inter-rater reliability, minimum detectable change and longitudinal variation
    Gregory E Hicks
    Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 19:501-6. 2006
  5. pmc Higher serum concentrations of dietary antioxidants are associated with lower levels of inflammatory biomarkers during the year after hip fracture
    Christopher R D'Adamo
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 520 W Lombard Street, East Hall, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Clin Nutr 31:659-65. 2012
  6. pmc Serum vitamin E concentrations and recovery of physical function during the year after hip fracture
    Christopher R D'Adamo
    Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:784-93. 2011
  7. pmc Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D, transitions between frailty states, and mortality in older adults: the Invecchiare in Chianti Study
    Michelle Shardell
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:256-64. 2012
  8. pmc Association between interleukin-6 and lower extremity function after hip fracture--the role of muscle mass and strength
    Ram R Miller
    Division of Gerontology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1050-6. 2008
  9. doi Exploring the factors that influence functional performance among nursing home residents
    Valerie K Sabol
    University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, USA
    J Aging Health 23:112-34. 2011
  10. pmc Sensitivity analysis for nonignorable missingness and outcome misclassification from proxy reports
    Michelle Shardell
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Epidemiology 24:215-23. 2013

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Publications27

  1. ncbi Cross-sectional associations between trunk muscle composition, back pain, and physical function in the health, aging and body composition study
    Gregory E Hicks
    Clinical Research Branch, National Institute on Aging, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:882-7. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that lower trunk muscle area and attenuation (higher fat infiltration) are associated with decreased functional capacity...
  2. ncbi Preliminary development of a clinical prediction rule for determining which patients with low back pain will respond to a stabilization exercise program
    Gregory E Hicks
    Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:1753-62. 2005
    ..To develop a clinical prediction rule to predict treatment response to a stabilization exercise program for patients with low back pain (LBP)...
  3. ncbi Trunk muscle composition as a predictor of reduced functional capacity in the health, aging and body composition study: the moderating role of back pain
    Gregory E Hicks
    PT, Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 100 Penn St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:1420-4. 2005
    ..We hypothesize that lower trunk muscle attenuation will be associated with lower functional capacity 3 years later and that back pain status will moderate this relationship...
  4. ncbi Measurement of lumbar lordosis: inter-rater reliability, minimum detectable change and longitudinal variation
    Gregory E Hicks
    Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 19:501-6. 2006
    ..Repeated measures design to examine reliability and longitudinal variation of lumbar lordosis measurement...
  5. pmc Higher serum concentrations of dietary antioxidants are associated with lower levels of inflammatory biomarkers during the year after hip fracture
    Christopher R D'Adamo
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 520 W Lombard Street, East Hall, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Clin Nutr 31:659-65. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Serum vitamin E concentrations and recovery of physical function during the year after hip fracture
    Christopher R D'Adamo
    Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:784-93. 2011
    ..Low serum concentrations of vitamin E have been associated with decline in physical function among older adults, but the role of vitamin E in physical recovery from hip fracture has never been explored...
  7. pmc Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D, transitions between frailty states, and mortality in older adults: the Invecchiare in Chianti Study
    Michelle Shardell
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:256-64. 2012
    ..To assess whether serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) concentrations relate to transitions between the states of robustness, prefrailty, and frailty and to mortality in older adults...
  8. pmc Association between interleukin-6 and lower extremity function after hip fracture--the role of muscle mass and strength
    Ram R Miller
    Division of Gerontology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1050-6. 2008
    ..To examine whether an effect on muscle mass or strength explains the association between interleukin-6 (IL-6) and lower extremity function in the year after hip fracture...
  9. doi Exploring the factors that influence functional performance among nursing home residents
    Valerie K Sabol
    University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, USA
    J Aging Health 23:112-34. 2011
    ..Using the Disablement Process Model, it was hypothesized that variables from all levels of the model would significantly impact the ability of a NH resident to get up from a chair...
  10. pmc Sensitivity analysis for nonignorable missingness and outcome misclassification from proxy reports
    Michelle Shardell
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Epidemiology 24:215-23. 2013
    ..Simulation studies show that the proposed methods perform well. We provide SAS programs in the eAppendix (http://links.lww.com/EDE/A646) to enhance the methods' accessibility...
  11. pmc Repeat falls and the recovery of social participation in the year post-hip fracture
    Ram R Miller
    Division of Gerontology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Age Ageing 38:570-5. 2009
    ..although the majority of hip fractures are the result of a fall, whether repeated falls in the year post-fracture adversely influence recovery of social participation is not known...
  12. doi Serum vitamin E concentrations among highly functioning hip fracture patients are higher than in nonfracture controls
    Christopher R D'Adamo
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Nutr Res 31:205-14. 2011
    ..Thus, the relatively high degree of function among this cohort of hip fracture patients may explain their higher-than-expected vitamin E concentrations...
  13. pmc Comparing reports from hip-fracture patients and their proxies: implications on evaluating sex differences in disability and depressive symptoms
    Michelle Shardell
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Aging Health 24:367-83. 2012
    ..This study compared sex differences in disability and depressive symptoms using reports from hip fracture patients and their proxies...
  14. pmc Meaningful improvement in gait speed in hip fracture recovery
    Dawn E Alley
    Departments of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1650-7. 2011
    ..To estimate meaningful improvements in gait speed observed during recovery from hip fracture and to evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of gait speed changes in detecting change in self-reported mobility...
  15. pmc Semiparametric regression models for repeated measures of mortal cohorts with non-monotone missing outcomes and time-dependent covariates
    Michelle Shardell
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Stat Med 29:2282-96. 2010
    ..The approach is applied to a cohort of elderly female hip fracture patients to estimate the prevalence of walking disability over time as a function of body composition, inflammation, and age...
  16. doi Anemia evaluation and management in nursing home residents
    Valerie K Sabol
    Organizational Systems and Adult Health, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21201 1579, USA
    West J Nurs Res 32:447-61. 2010
    ..Future research is needed to clarify the potential benefits of timely diagnosis and appropriate treatment for anemic older adults in long-term-care settings and establish evidence-based guidelines to direct care in this area...
  17. pmc Association of spinal muscle composition and prevalence of hyperkyphosis in healthy community-dwelling older men and women
    Wendy Katzman
    Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, University of California San Francisco, 1500 Owens, Suite 400, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:191-5. 2012
    ..Our objective was to determine whether spinal muscle area and density are associated with hyperkyphosis, independent of age, race, sex, bone mineral density, and trunk fat...
  18. pmc Low-serum carotenoid concentrations and carotenoid interactions predict mortality in US adults: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Michelle D Shardell
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Nutr Res 31:178-89. 2011
    ..Interventions of balanced carotenoid combinations are needed for confirmation...
  19. doi Anemia and its impact on function in nursing home residents: what do we know?
    Valerie K Sabol
    Organizational Systems and Adult Health, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21201 1579, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 22:3-16. 2010
    ....
  20. ncbi Interrater reliability of clinical examination measures for identification of lumbar segmental instability
    Gregory E Hicks
    Clinical Research Branch, National Institute on Aging, Harbor Hospital, 5th Floor, 3001 S Hanover Street, Baltimore, MD 21225, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:1858-64. 2003
    ..To determine the interrater reliability of common clinical examination procedures proposed to identify patients with lumbar segmental instability...
  21. pmc Pattern-mixture models for analyzing normal outcome data with proxy respondents
    Michelle Shardell
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, U S A
    Stat Med 29:1522-38. 2010
    ..The methods are applied to a cohort of elderly hip-fracture patients...
  22. pmc Association of low vitamin D levels with the frailty syndrome in men and women
    Michelle Shardell
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:69-75. 2009
    ..Vitamin D insufficiency can result in hyperparathyroidism, and thus, parathyroid hormone (PTH) was explored as a potential mediator in the relationship between 25(OH)D levels and frailty...
  23. ncbi Association of serum vitamin D levels with inflammatory response following hip fracture: the Baltimore Hip Studies
    Ram R Miller
    Division of Gerontology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:1402-6. 2007
    ..Vitamin D, known for its role in calcium homeostasis, may also regulate immune function. Whether vitamin D deficiency at the time of hip fracture is associated with the inflammatory response postfracture is not known...
  24. doi Associations of back and leg pain with health status and functional capacity of older adults: findings from the retirement community back pain study
    Gregory E Hicks
    University of Delaware, Department of Physical Therapy, 303 McKinly Lab, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1306-13. 2008
    ..Our objective was to determine whether LBP and concurrent leg pain are associated with health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and function in a cohort of older adults, and to examine care-seeking behaviors related to LBP...
  25. pmc Associations between vitamin D status and pain in older adults: the Invecchiare in Chianti study
    Gregory E Hicks
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:785-91. 2008
    ..To examine cross-sectional associations between vitamin D status and musculoskeletal pain and whether they differ by sex...
  26. ncbi Does gynecologic surgery contribute to low back problems in later life? An analysis of the women's health and aging study
    Jeffery J Ericksen
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, 23298, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:172-6. 2006
    ..To examine whether women with potential injuries to the abdominal and pelvic musculature from past gynecologic surgery are at higher risk for low back pain (LBP)...
  27. ncbi The relationship between lumbar lordosis and radiologic variables and lumbar lordosis and clinical variables in elderly, African-American women
    Steven Z George
    Brooks Center for Rehabilitation Studies and Center for Pain Research and Behavioral Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 16:200-6. 2003
    ..These findings question the clinical utility of the lumbar lordosis measurement in elderly, African-American women...