David T Redden

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Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A simple significance test for quantile regression
    David T Redden
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    Stat Med 23:2587-97. 2004
  2. pmc Outcomes of combination treatment of fecal incontinence in women
    Alayne D Markland
    Division of Gerontology, Geriatrics and Palliative Care, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:699.e1-7. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Caffeine intake and its association with urinary incontinence in United States men: results from National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys 2005-2006 and 2007-2008
    Nicole J Davis
    Department of Veterans Affairs Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Urol 189:2170-4. 2013
  4. pmc Incidence and risk factors for fecal incontinence in black and white older adults: a population-based study
    Alayne D Markland
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1341-6. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Correlates of urinary, fecal, and dual incontinence in older African-American and white men and women
    Alayne D Markland
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:285-90. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Vitamin D and lower urinary tract symptoms among US men: results from the 2005-2006 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Camille P Vaughan
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Urology 78:1292-7. 2011
  7. pmc Dietary glycemic load, glycemic index, and carbohydrate and risk of breast cancer in the Women's Health Initiative
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham Alabama 35294, USA
    Nutr Cancer 63:899-907. 2011
  8. pmc Factors impacting quality of life in women with fecal incontinence
    Alayne D Markland
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 53:1148-54. 2010
  9. pmc Population based study of incidence and predictors of urinary incontinence in black and white older adults
    Patricia S Goode
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    J Urol 179:1449-53; discussion 1453-4. 2008
  10. pmc Prevalence and trends of symptomatic pelvic floor disorders in U.S. women
    Jennifer M Wu
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Birmingham Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and the Division of Gerontology, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care, Department of Medicine, The School of Public Health, and the Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama and the Division of General Medicine and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    Obstet Gynecol 123:141-8. 2014

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Publications60

  1. ncbi request reprint A simple significance test for quantile regression
    David T Redden
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    Stat Med 23:2587-97. 2004
    ....
  2. pmc Outcomes of combination treatment of fecal incontinence in women
    Alayne D Markland
    Division of Gerontology, Geriatrics and Palliative Care, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:699.e1-7. 2008
    ..To describe how women with fecal incontinence (FI) respond to combined pharmacologic therapy and pelvic floor muscle exercises (PFME)...
  3. doi request reprint Caffeine intake and its association with urinary incontinence in United States men: results from National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys 2005-2006 and 2007-2008
    Nicole J Davis
    Department of Veterans Affairs Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Urol 189:2170-4. 2013
    ..Therefore, we evaluated the association between caffeine intake and urinary incontinence in United States men...
  4. pmc Incidence and risk factors for fecal incontinence in black and white older adults: a population-based study
    Alayne D Markland
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1341-6. 2010
    ..To determine the incidence of fecal incontinence (FI) in community-dwelling older adults and identify risk factors associated with incident FI...
  5. ncbi request reprint Correlates of urinary, fecal, and dual incontinence in older African-American and white men and women
    Alayne D Markland
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:285-90. 2008
    ..To determine prevalence and correlates of urinary (UI), fecal (FI), and dual (DI) incontinence in community-dwelling older adults...
  6. doi request reprint Vitamin D and lower urinary tract symptoms among US men: results from the 2005-2006 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Camille P Vaughan
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Urology 78:1292-7. 2011
    ..To evaluate the association of vitamin D levels and lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) among US men...
  7. pmc Dietary glycemic load, glycemic index, and carbohydrate and risk of breast cancer in the Women's Health Initiative
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham Alabama 35294, USA
    Nutr Cancer 63:899-907. 2011
    ..07). Although there was no evidence of associations between GL, GI, or carbohydrate and total breast cancer risk in WHI participants, the suggestion of an association between GL and risk of in situ cancers requires further investigation...
  8. pmc Factors impacting quality of life in women with fecal incontinence
    Alayne D Markland
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 53:1148-54. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize differences in health-related quality of life among women presenting for treatment of fecal incontinence...
  9. pmc Population based study of incidence and predictors of urinary incontinence in black and white older adults
    Patricia S Goode
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    J Urol 179:1449-53; discussion 1453-4. 2008
    ..We determined the incidence and predictors of incident urinary incontinence over 3 years in community dwelling older adults...
  10. pmc Prevalence and trends of symptomatic pelvic floor disorders in U.S. women
    Jennifer M Wu
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Birmingham Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and the Division of Gerontology, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care, Department of Medicine, The School of Public Health, and the Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama and the Division of General Medicine and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    Obstet Gynecol 123:141-8. 2014
    ..To estimate the prevalence and trends of these pelvic floor disorders in U.S. women from 2005 to 2010...
  11. doi request reprint Opioid pain medication orders and administration in the last days of life
    F Amos Bailey
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 44:681-91. 2012
    ..Most patients with serious and life-limiting illness experience pain at some point in the illness trajectory...
  12. doi request reprint Behavioral versus drug treatment for overactive bladder in men: the Male Overactive Bladder Treatment in Veterans (MOTIVE) Trial
    Kathryn L Burgio
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:2209-16. 2011
    ..To compare the effectiveness of behavioral treatment with that of antimuscarinic therapy in men without bladder outlet obstruction who continue to have overactive bladder (OAB) symptoms with alpha-blocker therapy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Outcomes with porcine graft placement in the anterior vaginal compartment in patients who undergo high vaginal uterosacral suspension and cystocele repair
    Thomas L Wheeler
    Division of Medical Gynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35249 7333, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1486-91. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to prospectively assess the cases of patients who had undergone a high uterosacral suspension and anterior repair with anterior compartment placement of porcine dermis graft...
  14. pmc Comparison of the disease activity score using erythrocyte sedimentation rate and C-reactive protein in African Americans with rheumatoid arthritis
    Ashutosh Tamhane
    From the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina The Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina Washington University at St Louis, St Louis, Missouri The University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Rheumatol 40:1812-22. 2013
    ..Studies have reported discordance between DAS28 based on erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) versus C-reactive protein (CRP) in patients with RA. However, such comparison is lacking in African Americans with RA...
  15. pmc Caffeine and urinary incontinence in US women
    Jonathan L Gleason
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1700 6th Avenue South, Suite 10382, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Int Urogynecol J 24:295-302. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that moderate and high caffeine intake would be associated with UI in US women when controlling for other factors associated with UI...
  16. doi request reprint Prevalence of urinary incontinence in men: results from the national health and nutrition examination survey
    Alayne D Markland
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    J Urol 184:1022-7. 2010
    ..We estimated the prevalence of urinary incontinence in the United States adult male population and identified associated factors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Impact of urinary incontinence in morbidly obese women versus women seeking urogynecologic care
    Kimberly A Gerten
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Women s Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    Urology 70:1082-5. 2007
    ..To determine the impact of urinary incontinence (UI) on quality of life in morbidly obese women seeking bariatric surgery compared with women seeking urogynecologic care...
  18. ncbi request reprint Palliative care intervention for choice and use of opioids in the last hours of life
    F Amos Bailey
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham VA Medical Center GRECC 11G, 700 19th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:974-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of a multicomponent palliative care intervention on choice and use of opioid pain medications for symptom control for patients dying in an acute care inpatient setting...
  19. ncbi request reprint Changes in urinary and fecal incontinence symptoms with weight loss surgery in morbidly obese women
    Kathryn L Burgio
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1034-40. 2007
    ..To examine changes in the prevalence and severity of urinary incontinence (UI) and fecal incontinence in morbidly obese women undergoing laparoscopic weight loss surgery...
  20. ncbi request reprint Urinary and anal incontinence in morbidly obese women considering weight loss surgery
    Holly E Richter
    Division of Medical Surgical Gynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:1272-7. 2005
    ..To estimate prevalence and correlates of urinary and anal incontinence in morbidly obese women undergoing evaluation for laparoscopic weight loss surgery...
  21. pmc Temporal summation of pain as a prospective predictor of clinical pain severity in adults aged 45 years and older with knee osteoarthritis: ethnic differences
    Burel R Goodin
    From the Department of Psychology B R G, H W B, M S H, J S, Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, School of Medicine, A s, B J F, L A B, and Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health D T R, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Colleges of Dentistry C D K, T L G, K T S, Y C A, R B F, Nursing, T L G, and Medicine R S, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida and Pain Research and Intervention Center of Excellence C D K, T L G, K T S, Y C A, R S, R B F, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
    Psychosom Med 76:302-10. 2014
    ..This study tested whether TS of pain, an index of pain facilitation, differentially predicts the clinical pain experiences of African Americans and non-Hispanic whites with symptomatic knee OA...
  22. doi request reprint A cluster-randomized trial of enhanced labor ward-based PMTCT services to increase nevirapine coverage in Lusaka, Zambia
    Karen M Megazzini
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    AIDS 24:447-55. 2010
    ..Determine whether enhanced labor ward-based services for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) would improve nevirapine (NVP) coverage...
  23. pmc One-year outcomes of tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) mid-urethral slings in overweight and obese women
    Lindsay B Killingsworth
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 618 South 18th Street, NHB Room 219, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 20:1103-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the impact of body mass index (BMI) on tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) success rates, patient satisfaction, and complications 1 year following surgery...
  24. ncbi request reprint The effect of trauma care on the temporal distribution of homicide mortality in Jefferson County, Alabama
    Russell L Griffin
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Am Surg 80:253-60. 2014
    ....
  25. pmc Resource utilization associated with procurement of transplantable organs from donors that do not meet OPTN eligible death criteria
    Derek A DuBay
    1 Division of Abdominal Transplant, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 2 School of Public Health Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, AL 3 Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, AL 4 Alabama Organ Center, Health Services Foundation, Birmingham, Alabama 5 School of Public Health Health Care Organization and Policy, University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, AL 6 Address correspondence to Derek A DuBay, M D, Division of Transplantation University of Alabama at Birmingham ZRB 701, 1530 3rd Ave, S Birmingham, AL 35294 0007
    Transplantation 97:1043-8. 2014
    ..The purpose of this investigation is to measure resource utilization required for procurement of transplantable organs in an organ procurement organization (OPO)...
  26. pmc Effects of low- and high-glycemic index/glycemic load diets on coronary heart disease risk factors in overweight/obese men
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    Metabolism 58:1793-801. 2009
    ..Overall, high- and low-GI/GL diets of 4 weeks' duration had no consistent effects on coronary heart disease risk factors in this group of overweight/obese men...
  27. doi request reprint Combined behavioral and individualized drug therapy versus individualized drug therapy alone for urge urinary incontinence in women
    Kathryn L Burgio
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, Birmingham, Alabama and Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Urol 184:598-603. 2010
    ..We tested whether individualized drug therapy enhanced with behavioral training would result in better outcomes than individualized drug therapy alone...
  28. doi request reprint Prevalence of nocturia in United States men: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Alayne D Markland
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    J Urol 185:998-1002. 2011
    ..We estimated the prevalence of nocturia in the United States male population and identified associated factors...
  29. ncbi request reprint Predictors of success with postoperative voiding trials after a mid urethral sling procedure
    Thomas L Wheeler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Women s Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Urol 179:600-4. 2008
    ..We identified predictors of passing a voiding trial after incontinence surgery with a mid urethral sling and examined if successful performance on a voiding trial was maintained...
  30. ncbi request reprint No evidence for a major role of polymorphisms during bupropion treatment
    Jianfang Hu
    Department of Biostatistics, Section on Statistical Genetics, Ryals Public Health Building, Suite 327, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1863-7. 2006
    ..Overall, our results do not support a major role for these five candidate genes in weight gain after smoking cessation...
  31. doi request reprint The underrecognized epidemic of low mobility during hospitalization of older adults
    Cynthia J Brown
    Birmingham Atlanta Veterans Affairs Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, 11 G Room 8225, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1660-5. 2009
    ..To examine the proportion of time spent in three levels of mobility (lying, sitting, and standing or walking) by a cohort of hospitalized older veterans as measured by validated wireless accelerometers...
  32. ncbi request reprint The effect of previous traumatic injury on homicide risk
    Russell L Griffin
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Blvd, Room RPHB 230, Birmingham, AL, 35294 Center for Injury Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Blvd, Room RPHB 230, Birmingham, AL, 35294
    J Forensic Sci 59:986-90. 2014
    ....
  33. pmc Intervention to improve care at life's end in inpatient settings: the BEACON trial
    F Amos Bailey
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, 11G, 700 South 19th Street, Birmingham, AL, 35233, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:836-43. 2014
    ..Widespread implementation of palliative care treatment plans could reduce suffering in the last days of life by adopting best practices of traditionally home-based hospice care in inpatient settings...
  34. doi request reprint Do-not-resuscitate orders in the last days of life
    F Amos Bailey
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:751-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to describe the presence and timing of do-not-resuscitate (DNR) orders for imminently dying patients in VA Medical Centers, and to examine factors associated with these processes...
  35. pmc Regional admixture mapping and structured association testing: conceptual unification and an extensible general linear model
    David T Redden
    Department of Biostatistics, Section on Statistical Genetics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 2:e137. 2006
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Dietary carbohydrate, glycemic index, glycemic load, and risk of prostate cancer in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial (PLCO) cohort
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, MT 610, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:995-1002. 2011
    ..To evaluate the associations between dietary carbohydrate, glycemic index (GI), glycemic load (GL), and incident prostate cancer in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial (PLCO) cohort...
  37. ncbi request reprint Regret, satisfaction, and symptom improvement: analysis of the impact of partial colpocleisis for the management of severe pelvic organ prolapse
    Thomas L Wheeler
    Division of Medical Surgical Gynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35249 7333, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:2067-70. 2005
    ....
  38. pmc Generalized bone loss as a predictor of three-year radiographic damage in African American patients with recent-onset rheumatoid arthritis
    Jie Zhang
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:2219-26. 2010
    ..To examine the association between baseline bone mineral density (BMD) and radiographic damage at 3 years of disease duration in a longitudinal cohort of African Americans with recent-onset rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  39. pmc Marker genotypes and population admixture and their association with body weight, height and relative body mass in United States federal bison herds
    Solomon K Musani
    Section on Statistical Genetics, Department of Biostatistics, University of Alabama, Alabama 35294, USA
    Genetics 174:775-83. 2006
    ..Individual loci contributed approximately 2.0% of variation in weight, height, and BMI, which confirms the utility and potential importance of adjusting for population stratification...
  40. pmc Testing for differences in distribution tails to test for differences in 'maximum' lifespan
    Guimin Gao
    Department of Biostatistics, Section on Statistical Genetics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:49. 2008
    ..However, a limitation of these tests is that they do not consider how much above the threshold any particular observation is...
  41. ncbi request reprint Plasma adiponectin concentrations and correlates in African Americans in the Hypertension Genetic Epidemiology Network (HyperGEN) study
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Metabolism 56:1011-6. 2007
    ..The directions of the associations of plasma adiponectin with other factors were in agreement with results in other racial/ethnic groups...
  42. ncbi request reprint Intraabdominal pressure changes associated with lifting: implications for postoperative activity restrictions
    Kimberly A Gerten
    Division of Women s Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:306.e1-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the effect of the lifting maneuver and the quantity of weight lifted on the generation of intraabdominal pressure...
  43. pmc Computed tomography predictors of hepatocellular carcinoma tumour necrosis after chemoembolization
    Mary K Bryant
    Liver Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 16:327-35. 2014
    ..Radiographical features associated with a favourable response to trans-arterial chemoembolization (TACE) are poorly defined for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  44. pmc Divergence in popular diets relative to diets consumed by Americans, and implications for diet selection
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    MedGenMed 9:8. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that because most of these diets differ greatly from the way most Americans spontaneously eat, the choice of a WLD may be less critical than the decision to adopt any WLD...
  45. doi request reprint Predictors of rapid HIV testing acceptance and successful nevirapine administration in Zambian labor wards
    Karen M Megazzini
    School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:273-9. 2009
    ..Provision of HIV testing in labor provides an opportunity to reach susceptible women and infants...
  46. ncbi request reprint Waist circumference percentiles in nationally representative samples of African-American, European-American, and Mexican-American children and adolescents
    Jose R Fernandez
    Section on Statistical Genetics, Department of Biostatistics, Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 3360, USA
    J Pediatr 145:439-44. 2004
    ..To describe and provide estimates of the distribution of waist circumference (WC) according to percentiles in African-, European-, and Mexican-American children, and to test for group differences at different percentiles...
  47. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of fecal incontinence in community-dwelling older adults
    Patricia S Goode
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 700 19th Street S, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:629-35. 2005
    ..To determine prevalence and correlates of fecal incontinence in older community-dwelling adults...
  48. ncbi request reprint Preoperative biofeedback assisted behavioral training to decrease post-prostatectomy incontinence: a randomized, controlled trial
    Kathryn L Burgio
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Urol 175:196-201; discussion 201. 2006
    ..We tested the effectiveness of preoperative biofeedback assisted behavioral training for decreasing the duration and severity of incontinence, and improving quality of life in the 6 months following radical prostatectomy...
  49. ncbi request reprint Improving processes of hospital care during the last hours of life
    F Amos Bailey
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Birmingham VA Medical Center, GRECC 11G, 700 19th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1722-7. 2005
    ....
  50. pmc Do trained specialists solicit familial authorization at equal frequency, regardless of deceased donor characteristics?
    Derek A DuBay
    University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Prog Transplant 23:290-6. 2013
    ..The Organ Donor Breakthrough Collaborative recommended high-leverage changes including "master effective requesting...
  51. pmc Allelic-dependent expression of an activating Fc receptor on B cells enhances humoral immune responses
    Xinrui Li
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Sci Transl Med 5:216ra175. 2013
    ....
  52. pmc The association of greater dispositional optimism with less endogenous pain facilitation is indirectly transmitted through lower levels of pain catastrophizing
    Burel R Goodin
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Psychology, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Pain 14:126-35. 2013
    ..These findings support the primary role of personality characteristics such as dispositional optimism in the modulation of pain outcomes by abatement of endogenous pain facilitation and less use of catastrophizing...
  53. pmc Gene expression patterns in peripheral blood cells associated with radiographic severity in African Americans with early rheumatoid arthritis
    Richard J Reynolds
    Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue South, SHEL 178, Birmingham, AL 35294 2182, USA
    Rheumatol Int 33:129-37. 2013
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Statistical methods for testing effects on "maximum lifespan"
    Chenxi Wang
    Section on Statistical Genetics, Department of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Ryals Public Health Bldg, Room 327, 1665 University Blvd, 35294 0022, USA
    Mech Ageing Dev 125:629-32. 2004
    ..We then offer a new method based on quantile regression and we show that this method is, at worst, conservative and remains powerful and valid...
  55. ncbi request reprint The effect of assortative mating upon genetic association studies: spurious associations and population substructure in the absence of admixture
    David T Redden
    Department of Biostatistics, Section on Statistical Genetics and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA
    Behav Genet 36:678-86. 2006
    ....
  56. pmc Association of glycemic load with cardiovascular disease risk factors: the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Nutrition 26:641-7. 2010
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint The association of child condition severity with family functioning and relationship with health care providers among children and youth with special health care needs in Alabama
    Beverly A Mulvihill
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, UAB School of Public Health, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    Matern Child Health J 9:S87-97. 2005
    ..The purpose of the present study is to assess how the severity of a child's condition affects family functioning and the relationship with health care providers among children with special health care needs in Alabama...
  58. ncbi request reprint Catechol-O-methyl-transferase functional polymorphism and nicotine dependence: an evaluation of nonreplicated results
    David T Redden
    Department of Biostatistics, Section on Statistical Genetics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0022, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1384-9. 2005
    ....
  59. pmc Prevalence and predictors of intestinal helminth infections among human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected adults in an urban African setting
    Kayvon Modjarrad
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:777-82. 2005
    ..The high helminth prevalence and potential for adverse interactions between helminths and HIV suggests that helminth diagnosis and treatment should be part of routine HIV care...
  60. doi request reprint Targeted antiviral prophylaxis with oseltamivir in a summer camp setting
    David W Kimberlin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:323-7. 2010
    ..To describe the effectiveness of containment of novel influenza A(H1N1) infection at a summer camp...