M Palta

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Predictors of receiving therapy among very low birth weight 2-year olds eligible for Part C early intervention in Wisconsin
    Beth Marie McManus
    Department of Health Systems, Management and Policy, Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    BMC Pediatr 13:106. 2013
  2. pmc Assessing progress in retinopathy outcomes in type 1 diabetes: comparing findings from the Wisconsin Diabetes Registry Study and the Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy
    Tamara J LeCaire
    Department of Population Health Sciences School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:631-7. 2013
  3. pmc Some comments on mapping from disease-specific to generic health-related quality-of-life scales
    Mari Palta
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Value Health 16:211-4; discussion 217-8. 2013
  4. pmc Nutritional status of Palestinian preschoolers in the Gaza Strip: a cross-sectional study
    Salwa G Massad
    Department of Economics, Birzeit University, Birzeit, Palestinian Territory
    BMC Public Health 12:27. 2012
  5. pmc Measuring health-related quality of life in population-based studies of coronary heart disease: comparing six generic indexes and a disease-specific proxy score
    Noelle C Garster
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, WARF Office Building Room 707, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Qual Life Res 18:1239-47. 2009
  6. pmc Health-related quality of life of Palestinian preschoolers in the Gaza Strip: a cross-sectional study
    Salwa G Massad
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Birzeit University, Birzeit, Palestinian Territory
    BMC Public Health 11:253. 2011
  7. pmc Managing type 1 diabetes: trends and outcomes over 20 years in the Wisconsin Diabetes Registry cohort
    Mari Palta
    University of Wisconsin Madison Department of Population Health Sciences, 610 Walnut St, Room 689, Madison, WI 53726 2397, USA
    WMJ 108:231-5. 2009
  8. pmc Association of BPD and IVH with early neutrophil and white counts in VLBW neonates with gestational age <32 weeks
    M Palta
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    J Perinatol 28:604-10. 2008
  9. pmc Standard error of measurement of 5 health utility indexes across the range of health for use in estimating reliability and responsiveness
    Mari Palta
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Med Decis Making 31:260-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint PedsQL relates to function and behavior in very low and normal birth weight 2- and 3-year-olds from a regional cohort
    Mari Palta
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Qual Life Res 17:691-700. 2008

Research Grants

  1. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2003
  3. EFFECTS OF MISSPECIFICATION IN LONGITUDINAL MODELS
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2002
  4. EFFECTS OF MISSPECIFICATION IN LONGITUDINAL MODELS
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2001
  5. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2000
  6. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 1999
  7. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 1990
  8. MISSPECIFICATION IN LONGITUDINAL MODELS
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 1999
  9. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2005
  10. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2001

Detail Information

Publications60

  1. pmc Predictors of receiving therapy among very low birth weight 2-year olds eligible for Part C early intervention in Wisconsin
    Beth Marie McManus
    Department of Health Systems, Management and Policy, Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    BMC Pediatr 13:106. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Assessing progress in retinopathy outcomes in type 1 diabetes: comparing findings from the Wisconsin Diabetes Registry Study and the Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy
    Tamara J LeCaire
    Department of Population Health Sciences School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:631-7. 2013
    ..We estimated the current prevalence and severity of diabetic retinopathy at 20 years of diabetes duration, compared these between eras, and evaluated the influence of diabetes management...
  3. pmc Some comments on mapping from disease-specific to generic health-related quality-of-life scales
    Mari Palta
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Value Health 16:211-4; discussion 217-8. 2013
    ..We discuss these assumptions and how they may be the reason we obtain disparate estimates of the mapping factor in an application of the proposed methods to groups of patients...
  4. pmc Nutritional status of Palestinian preschoolers in the Gaza Strip: a cross-sectional study
    Salwa G Massad
    Department of Economics, Birzeit University, Birzeit, Palestinian Territory
    BMC Public Health 12:27. 2012
    ..The authors examined factors associated with nutritional resilience/vulnerability among preschoolers in the Gaza Strip in 2007, where political violence and deprivation are widespread...
  5. pmc Measuring health-related quality of life in population-based studies of coronary heart disease: comparing six generic indexes and a disease-specific proxy score
    Noelle C Garster
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, WARF Office Building Room 707, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Qual Life Res 18:1239-47. 2009
    ..To compare HRQoL differences with CHD in generic indexes and a proxy CVD-specific score in a nationally representative sample of U.S. adults...
  6. pmc Health-related quality of life of Palestinian preschoolers in the Gaza Strip: a cross-sectional study
    Salwa G Massad
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Birzeit University, Birzeit, Palestinian Territory
    BMC Public Health 11:253. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Managing type 1 diabetes: trends and outcomes over 20 years in the Wisconsin Diabetes Registry cohort
    Mari Palta
    University of Wisconsin Madison Department of Population Health Sciences, 610 Walnut St, Room 689, Madison, WI 53726 2397, USA
    WMJ 108:231-5. 2009
    ..The study provides patients and health care professionals with better prognostic information and helps identify aspects of diabetes management that need improvement...
  8. pmc Association of BPD and IVH with early neutrophil and white counts in VLBW neonates with gestational age <32 weeks
    M Palta
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    J Perinatol 28:604-10. 2008
    ....
  9. pmc Standard error of measurement of 5 health utility indexes across the range of health for use in estimating reliability and responsiveness
    Mari Palta
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Med Decis Making 31:260-9. 2011
    ..Standard errors of measurement (SEMs) of health-related quality of life (HRQoL) indexes are not well characterized. SEM is needed to estimate responsiveness statistics, and is a component of reliability...
  10. ncbi request reprint PedsQL relates to function and behavior in very low and normal birth weight 2- and 3-year-olds from a regional cohort
    Mari Palta
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Qual Life Res 17:691-700. 2008
    ..To compare PedsQL scores in young children who were very low (< or =1,500 g) or normal birth weight (>2,500 g) and to examine the relationship of the PedsQL score to behavioral and functional scores...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary testing using peak flow meters of very low birth weight children born in the perisurfactant era and school controls at age 10 years
    Mari Palta
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:819-28. 2007
    ..4 (95% CI: 2.0-9.8) for FEV(1) and 5.1 (95% CI: 2.0-13.2) for diurnal PEF variation. Our results show that respiratory abnormalities persist to at least age 10 years for VLBW children born in the surfactant era...
  12. ncbi request reprint Self-rated health among young people with type 1 diabetes in relation to risk factors in a longitudinal study
    Guan Hua Huang
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:364-72. 2004
    ..This could imply either that there is variability in perception even with the same health status or that there are independent unmeasured risk factors for poor health in persons with type 1 diabetes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Lower-than-expected prevalence and severity of retinopathy in an incident cohort followed during the first 4-14 years of type 1 diabetes: the Wisconsin Diabetes Registry Study
    Tamara Lecaire
    Department of Population Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, 53726, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:143-50. 2006
    ..The observed decreased prevalence has important implications for persons with type 1 diabetes, since retinopathy is a serious microvascular complication...
  14. ncbi request reprint The gender bias in sleep apnea diagnosis. Are women missed because they have different symptoms?
    T Young
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    Arch Intern Med 156:2445-51. 1996
    ..In this investigation, data from the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort Study, a community-based study of the natural history of sleep apnea, were used to determine whether women with sleep apnea have unique symptoms or complaints...
  15. ncbi request reprint Functional assessment of a multicenter very low-birth-weight cohort at age 5 years. Newborn Lung Project
    M Palta
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53705, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:23-30. 2000
    ..Most studies reflect an era of neonatal care that was fundamentally different from the present...
  16. ncbi request reprint Lutein and zeaxanthin in the diet and serum and their relation to age-related maculopathy in the third national health and nutrition examination survey
    J A Mares-Perlman
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 610 North Walnut Street, 460 WARF, Madison, WI 53705 2397, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 153:424-32. 2001
    ..Relations of these carotenoids to ARM may be influenced by age and race and require further evaluation in separate populations and in prospective studies...
  17. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing and self-reported general health status in the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort Study
    L Finn
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53705, USA
    Sleep 21:701-6. 1998
    ..Given the growing emphasis of the importance of patients' perceptions of health, these findings are relevant to estimating the overall impact of sleep-disordered breathing...
  18. ncbi request reprint Vitamin supplement use and incident cataracts in a population-based study
    J A Mares-Perlman
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, 610 N Walnut St, 460 WARF, Madison, WI 53705 2397, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 118:1556-63. 2000
    ..To determine the relationship between vitamin supplement use and the 5-year incidence of nuclear, cortical, and posterior subcapsular cataract in the Beaver Dam Eye Study cohort...
  19. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure perturbations caused by subclinical sleep-disordered breathing
    B J Morgan
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    Sleep 21:737-46. 1998
    ..We speculate that these fluctuations may play a role in the pathogenesis of hypertension in individuals with subclinical sleep-disordered breathing...
  20. ncbi request reprint The effect of correction of sleep-disordered breathing on BP in untreated hypertension
    K Mae Hla
    Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 2828 Marshall Court, Suite 100, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Chest 122:1125-32. 2002
    ..To compare BP response to 3 weeks of nasal continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) in hypertensive patients with and without sleep-disordered breathing (SDB)...
  21. ncbi request reprint HLA-DR3 and DR4 and their relation to the incidence and progression of diabetic retinopathy
    Tien Yin Wong
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53705 2397, USA
    Ophthalmology 109:275-81. 2002
    ..We describe the relation of HLA-DR3 and DR4 antigens to the 14-year incidence and progression of diabetic retinopathy and macular edema in this cohort...
  22. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for frequent and severe hypoglycemia in type 1 diabetes
    C Allen
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:1878-81. 2001
    ..To determine the risk of frequent and severe hypoglycemia and the associated demographic and clinical risk factors...
  23. ncbi request reprint Respiratory symptoms at age 8 years in a cohort of very low birth weight children
    M Palta
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:521-9. 2001
    ..Antenatal steroid therapy had a borderline-significant protective association with wheezing (odds ratio = 0.56, 95% confidence interval: 0.29, 1.1). There were interaction effects between several of the predictors...
  24. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing and motor vehicle accidents in a population-based sample of employed adults
    T Young
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53705, USA
    Sleep 20:608-13. 1997
    ..If the association is causal, unrecognized sleep-disordered breathing may account for a significant proportion of motor vehicle accidents...
  25. ncbi request reprint Long-term hyperglycemia is related to peripheral nerve changes at a diabetes duration of 4 years. The Wisconsin Diabetes Registry
    C Allen
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53705, USA
    Diabetes Care 20:1154-8. 1997
    ..To examine longitudinal hyperglycemia and peripheral nerve responses in a population-based incident cohort...
  26. ncbi request reprint Differentiation of acute cortical and subcortical ischemic stroke by risk factors and clinical examination findings
    D Dulli
    Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School 53792 5132, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 17:80-9. 1998
    ..This study explores stroke risk factors and clinical variables that may assist in this differentiation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Latent variables, measurement error and methods for analysing longitudinal binary and ordinal data
    M Palta
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison 53705, USA
    Stat Med 18:385-96. 1999
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Age-related maculopathy in a multiracial United States population: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey III
    R Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53705 2397, USA
    Ophthalmology 106:1056-65. 1999
    ..To investigate the prevalence of and risk factors for age-related maculopathy (ARM) in three racial/ethnic groups: non-Hispanic whites, non-Hispanic blacks, and Mexican-Americans...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of the association between sleep-disordered breathing and hypertension
    P E Peppard
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison 53705, USA
    N Engl J Med 342:1378-84. 2000
    ....
  30. pmc Problems of older adults living alone after hospitalization
    J E Mahoney
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, and Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 15:611-9. 2000
    ..More intensive resources may be required to continue community living and maximize independence...
  31. ncbi request reprint Increases in central aortic impedance precede alterations in arterial stiffness measures in type 1 diabetes
    Nancy K Sweitzer
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:2886-91. 2007
    ..This study was performed to define early changes in central arterial properties in a group of young individuals with type 1 diabetes...
  32. pmc US norms for six generic health-related quality-of-life indexes from the National Health Measurement study
    Dennis G Fryback
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53726, USA
    Med Care 45:1162-70. 2007
    ..A number of indexes measuring self-reported generic health-related quality-of-life (HRQoL) using preference-weighted scoring are used widely in population surveys and clinical studies in the United States...
  33. pmc Recovery of birth weight z score within 2 years of diagnosis is positively associated with pulmonary status at 6 years of age in children with cystic fibrosis
    HuiChuan J Lai
    Departments of Nutritional Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Pediatrics 123:714-22. 2009
    ..The present study examined the impact of this early weight recovery on subsequent growth pattern and pulmonary status at 6 years of age...
  34. pmc Three methods tested to model SF-6D health utilities for health states involving comorbidity/co-occurring conditions
    Janel Hanmer
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53703, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:331-41. 2010
    ..Compare three commonly used methods to combine the impacts of multiple health conditions on SF-6D health utility scores...
  35. pmc Permissive hypercapnia and risk for brain injury and developmental impairment
    Erika W Hagen
    University of Wisconsin, Department of Population Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Public Health, 610 Walnut St, WARF 662, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e583-9. 2008
    ....
  36. pmc Daycare attendance and risk for respiratory morbidity among young very low birth weight children
    Erika W Hagen
    Department of Population Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53726, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 44:1093-9. 2009
    ..This implies that the increase in risk for respiratory problems associated with daycare attendance may be similar among VLBW children and those of normal birth weight...
  37. pmc A comparison of Wisconsin neonatal intensive care units with national data on outcomes and practices
    Erika W Hagen
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    WMJ 107:320-6. 2008
    ..Improvements in neonatal care over the past 3 decades have increased survival of infants at lower birthweights and gestational ages. However, outcomes and practices vary considerably between hospitals...
  38. pmc Socioeconomic status and age variations in health-related quality of life: results from the national health measurement study
    Stephanie A Robert
    School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1350 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 64:378-89. 2009
    ..We examine whether multiple health-related quality of life (HRQoL) measures are stratified by socioeconomic status (SES) and age in the United States...
  39. pmc Burden of sleep apnea: rationale, design, and major findings of the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort study
    Terry Young
    Department of Population Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    WMJ 108:246-9. 2009
    ..With approximately 15% of the US population affected, understanding of the total health burden is necessary to guide policy, population initiatives, and clinical practice to reduce the prevalence of this condition...
  40. ncbi request reprint The relation of retinal vessel caliber to the incidence and progression of diabetic retinopathy: XIX: the Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy
    Ronald Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53726, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:76-83. 2004
    ..To describe the relation of retinal arteriolar and venular caliber to the incidence and progression of diabetic retinopathy in people with type 1 diabetes mellitus...
  41. ncbi request reprint School achievement in a regional cohort of children born very low birthweight
    Erika W Hagen
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 27:112-20. 2006
    ..VLBW children more likely to struggle academically could be identified by early childhood measures, allowing for targeted interventions to mitigate their difficulties...
  42. pmc Comparison of 5 health-related quality-of-life indexes using item response theory analysis
    Dennis G Fryback
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Med Decis Making 30:5-15. 2010
    ..Five health-related quality-of-life (HRQoL) indexes--EQ-5D, HUI2, HUI3, QWB-SA, and SF-6D--are each used to assign community-based utility scores to health states, although these scores differ...
  43. ncbi request reprint Outcomes monitoring of health, behavior, and quality of life after nutrition intervention in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Christina C Lemon
    Department of Human Biology, University of Wisconsin Green Bay, WI, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 104:1805-15. 2004
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint A semiautomated ultrasound border detection program that facilitates clinical measurement of ultrasound carotid intima-media thickness
    James H Stein
    Atherosclerosis Imaging Research, Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, G7 341 CSC MC 3248, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:244-51. 2005
    ..001). We conclude that our novel AUTO CIMT measurement program improved reproducibility and was accurate. Compared with MAN tracing, the AUTO method agreed better with the REF lab and decreased reading time...
  45. pmc The association of increased total glycosylated hemoglobin levels with delayed age at menarche in young women with type 1 diabetes
    Kirstie K Danielson
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53726 2397, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:6466-71. 2005
    ..The effect of diabetes management on menarche is important to clarify, because tighter control might prevent these complications...
  46. ncbi request reprint Retinal vascular abnormalities in persons with type 1 diabetes: the Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy: XVIII
    Ronald Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53726, USA
    Ophthalmology 110:2118-25. 2003
    ..To describe the distribution of retinal vascular characteristics and their correlates in people with type 1 diabetes...
  47. ncbi request reprint Bias adjustment in analysing longitudinal data with informative missingness
    Soomin Park
    Department of Statistics, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1210 W Dayton Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Stat Med 21:277-91. 2002
    ..We apply the methods to data from the Wisconsin Diabetes Registry Project, a longitudinal study tracking glycaemic control and acute and chronic complications from the diagnosis of type I diabetes...
  48. ncbi request reprint Relation between intake of vitamins C and E and risk of diabetic retinopathy in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Amy E Millen
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 610 North Walnut Street, 405 WARF Building, Madison, WI 53705 2197, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:865-73. 2004
    ..The potential protective effect of vitamins C and E against the development of diabetic retinopathy has not been thoroughly evaluated in epidemiologic studies...
  49. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of moderate weight change and sleep-disordered breathing
    P E Peppard
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine, 502 N Walnut St, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    JAMA 284:3015-21. 2000
    ..Excess body weight is positively associated with sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), a prevalent condition in the US general population. No large study has been conducted of the longitudinal association between SDB and change in weight...
  50. ncbi request reprint Testing model fit in longitudinal data analysis against alternatives with omitted covariates
    Jin Wang
    Department of Statistics, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1210 W Dayton Street, Madison, WI 53706 1685, USA
    Stat Med 21:729-41. 2002
    ..We study the significance level and the power of the quasi-score test in linear and logistic regression models. The test is then applied to an analysis of excessive daytime sleepiness...
  51. ncbi request reprint Relationship of dietary fat to age-related maculopathy in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    R A Heuberger
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 610 N Walnut St, 460 WARF, Madison, WI 53705-2397, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 119:1833-8. 2001
    ..Further adjustments for other potential confounders did not significantly affect the ORs. CONCLUSION: Age-related maculopathy was not significantly associated with dietary fat in this large cross-sectional survey...
  52. ncbi request reprint Temporal association between hospitalization and rate of falls after discharge
    J E Mahoney
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 2870 University Ave, Suite 100, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:2788-95. 2000
    ..Evidence suggests that acute illness and hospitalization may increase the risk for falls...
  53. ncbi request reprint Properties of R(2) statistics for logistic regression
    Bo Hu
    Department of Statistics, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1300 University Ave, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Stat Med 25:1383-95. 2006
    ..Statistical variability can then be taken into account when assessing the predictive value of a logistic regression model...
  54. ncbi request reprint Validation of a carotid intima-media thickness border detection program for use in an office setting
    Adam D Gepner
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:223-8. 2006
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular disease, mortality, and retinal microvascular characteristics in type 1 diabetes: Wisconsin epidemiologic study of diabetic retinopathy
    Barbara E K Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53726, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:1917-24. 2004
    ..Retinal vessel characteristics may be informative about risk of cardiovascular disease in persons with diabetes. We evaluated this in a longitudinal cohort study of persons with type 1 diabetes...
  56. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal measurement error model with a semicontinuous covariate
    Liang Li
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology Wb4, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Biometrics 61:824-30. 2005
    ..The estimation procedure is similar to regression calibration but involves a distributional assumption for the latent variable. Modeling and model-fitting strategies are explored and illustrated through an example from the WSCS...
  57. ncbi request reprint Relations of serum ascorbic acid and alpha-tocopherol to diabetic retinopathy in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Amy E Millen
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53705 2397, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:225-33. 2003
    ..In summary, no significant associations were observed between serum levels of major dietary antioxidants and retinopathy. Recent use of supplements for treatment of complications of diabetes may explain the direct associations...
  58. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy and its association with cognitive impairment
    Julie L Mitchell
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:2485-90. 2003
    ..Results of recent trials suggest that HT is inappropriate for prevention of heart disease, and we sought to determine the role of HT in the risk of cognitive impairment...
  59. ncbi request reprint Relation of blood homocysteine and its nutritional determinants to age-related maculopathy in the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Roschelle A Heuberger
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53705 2397, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:897-902. 2002
    ..Blood homocysteine and its nutritional determinants folate and cyanocobalamin (vitamin B-12) have been shown to affect the risk of vascular disease. The pathogenesis of age-related maculopathy (ARM) is related to adverse vascular changes...
  60. ncbi request reprint A measurement error model with a Poisson distributed surrogate
    Liang Li
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology Wb4, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Stat Med 23:2527-36. 2004
    ..No distributional assumption is made for the unobserved covariate. The proposed method is illustrated with an example from the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort Study...

Research Grants33

  1. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  2. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  3. EFFECTS OF MISSPECIFICATION IN LONGITUDINAL MODELS
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  4. EFFECTS OF MISSPECIFICATION IN LONGITUDINAL MODELS
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  5. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  6. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  7. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Final analysis will compare infants with BPD to those without BPD, controlling for confounders and placing special emphasis on interaction effects. Additionally, a group of full term neonates will serve as an overall control...
  8. MISSPECIFICATION IN LONGITUDINAL MODELS
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Finally, the procedures for detecting model lack of fit will be developed. The application implicitly suggests that the techniques developed will be applied to existing data sets. ..
  9. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  10. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  11. COHORT REGISTRY OF TYPE 1 DIABETES
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings on the predictive role of plasma lipids, body composition, insulin therapy and insulin resistance during adolescence could have important implications for prevention of diabetes complications. ..
  12. COHORT REGISTRY OF TYPE 1 DIABETES
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Findings on the predictive role of plasma lipids, body composition, insulin therapy and insulin resistance during adolescence could have important implications for prevention of diabetes complications. ..
  13. EFFECTS OF MISSPECIFICATION IN LONGITUDINAL MODELS
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..The methods developed in this proposal will be applied in the statistical analysis of data from several ongoing epidemiologic follow-up studies...
  14. RISK FACTORS FOR ATHEROGENESIS IN TYPE 1 DIABETES
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Such information is critical in directing further efforts toward primary prevention of atherosclerosis in individuals with Type 1 diabetes mellitus. ..
  15. COHORT REGISTRY OF TYPE 1 DIABETES
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Findings on the predictive role of plasma lipids, body composition, insulin therapy and insulin resistance during adolescence could have important implications for prevention of diabetes complications. ..
  16. COHORT REGISTRY OF TYPE 1 DIABETES
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Findings on the predictive role of plasma lipids, body composition, insulin therapy and insulin resistance during adolescence could have important implications for prevention of diabetes complications. ..
  17. EFFECTS OF MISSPECIFICATION IN LONGITUDINAL MODELS
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  18. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  19. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Final analysis will compare infants with BPD to those without BPD, controlling for confounders and placing special emphasis on interaction effects. Additionally, a group of full term neonates will serve as an overall control...
  20. EFFECTS OF MISSPECIFICATION IN LONGITUDINAL MODELS
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The methods developed in this proposal will be applied in the statistical analysis of data from several ongoing epidemiologic follow-up studies...
  21. COHORT REGISTRY OF TYPE 1 DIABETES
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Findings on the predictive role of plasma lipids, body composition, insulin therapy and insulin resistance during adolescence could have important implications for prevention of diabetes complications. ..
  22. RISK FACTORS IN BRONCHOPULMONARY DYSPLASIA
    Mari Palta; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....