Wilmer L Sibbitt

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Affiliation: University of New Mexico
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial evaluating the cost-effectiveness of sonographic guidance for intra-articular injection of the osteoarthritic knee
    Wilmer L Sibbitt
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 17:409-15. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Does ultrasound guidance improve the outcomes of arthrocentesis and corticosteroid injection of the knee?
    W L Sibbitt
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Scand J Rheumatol 41:66-72. 2012
  3. pmc Diffusion tensor imaging in neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus
    Rex E Jung
    The MIND Research Network, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106, USA
    BMC Neurol 10:65. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Does sonographic needle guidance affect the clinical outcome of intraarticular injections?
    Wilmer L Sibbitt
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:1892-902. 2009
  5. pmc Magnetic resonance imaging and brain histopathology in neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus
    Wilmer L Sibbitt
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatic Diseases, University of New Mexico Heath Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 40:32-52. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Control and performance characteristics of eight different suction biopsy devices
    Randy R Sibbitt
    Department of Radiology, St Peter s Hospital, Helena, Montana, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1657-69. 2006
  7. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of the cost-effectiveness of ultrasound-guided intraarticular injection of inflammatory arthritis
    Wilmer L Sibbitt
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, MSC10 5550 5th FL ACC, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:252-63. 2011
  8. pmc The highly accurate anteriolateral portal for injecting the knee
    Colbert E Chavez-Chiang
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Sports Med Arthrosc Rehabil Ther Technol 3:6. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Nerve blocks at the wrist for painful injections of the palm
    Wilmer L Sibbitt
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 17:173-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Safety syringes and anti-needlestick devices in orthopaedic surgery
    Wilmer L Sibbitt
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:1641-9. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial evaluating the cost-effectiveness of sonographic guidance for intra-articular injection of the osteoarthritic knee
    Wilmer L Sibbitt
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 17:409-15. 2011
    ..The present randomized controlled study investigated whether sonographic needle guidance affected the outcomes of intra-articular injection for osteoarthritis of the knee...
  2. ncbi request reprint Does ultrasound guidance improve the outcomes of arthrocentesis and corticosteroid injection of the knee?
    W L Sibbitt
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Scand J Rheumatol 41:66-72. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Diffusion tensor imaging in neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus
    Rex E Jung
    The MIND Research Network, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106, USA
    BMC Neurol 10:65. 2010
    ..Neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus (NPSLE) is associated with increased morbidity and mortality...
  4. doi request reprint Does sonographic needle guidance affect the clinical outcome of intraarticular injections?
    Wilmer L Sibbitt
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:1892-902. 2009
    ..This randomized controlled study addressed whether sonographic needle guidance affected clinical outcomes of intraarticular (IA) joint injections...
  5. pmc Magnetic resonance imaging and brain histopathology in neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus
    Wilmer L Sibbitt
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatic Diseases, University of New Mexico Heath Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 40:32-52. 2010
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) often demonstrates brain lesions in neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus (NPSLE). The present study compared postmortem histopathology with premortem MRI in NPSLE...
  6. ncbi request reprint Control and performance characteristics of eight different suction biopsy devices
    Randy R Sibbitt
    Department of Radiology, St Peter s Hospital, Helena, Montana, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1657-69. 2006
    ..To determine the control and performance characteristics of eight different suction biopsy devices...
  7. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of the cost-effectiveness of ultrasound-guided intraarticular injection of inflammatory arthritis
    Wilmer L Sibbitt
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, MSC10 5550 5th FL ACC, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:252-63. 2011
    ..We studied whether sonographic needle guidance affected the outcomes of intraarticular (IA) injection for inflammatory arthritis...
  8. pmc The highly accurate anteriolateral portal for injecting the knee
    Colbert E Chavez-Chiang
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Sports Med Arthrosc Rehabil Ther Technol 3:6. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  9. doi request reprint Nerve blocks at the wrist for painful injections of the palm
    Wilmer L Sibbitt
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 17:173-8. 2011
    ..This randomized, controlled study evaluated nerve block anesthesia at the wrist for prevention of procedural pain associated with painful injection of the palmar hand...
  10. doi request reprint Safety syringes and anti-needlestick devices in orthopaedic surgery
    Wilmer L Sibbitt
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:1641-9. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that safety syringes and needles could be used in outpatient orthopaedic injection and aspiration procedures...
  11. doi request reprint Integration of safety technologies into rheumatology and orthopedics practices: a randomized, controlled trial
    Gautam R Moorjani
    University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 58:1907-14. 2008
    ..To identify and integrate new safety technologies into outpatient musculoskeletal procedures and measure the effect on outcome, including pain...
  12. ncbi request reprint Patient pain and tissue trauma during syringe procedures: a randomized controlled trial
    Gautam R Moorjani
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    J Rheumatol 35:1124-9. 2008
    ..To investigate the relationship of needle control to tissue trauma and hemorrhage during syringe procedures...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reduced pain of intraarticular hyaluronate injection with the reciprocating procedure device
    Sharon E Nunez
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 13:16-9. 2007
    ..The RPD increases physician control of the needle and is proposed to reduce patient pain during syringe procedures...
  14. ncbi request reprint Syringe size: does it matter in physician-performed procedures?
    Adrian A Michael
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 15:56-60. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that the size of syringe influenced needle control in physician-performed procedures...
  15. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of the reciprocating procedure device for intraarticular injection of corticosteroid
    Arthur D Bankhurst
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    J Rheumatol 34:187-92. 2007
    ..In a randomized controlled trial we compared the new reciprocating procedure device (RPD) to the traditional syringe for injection of intraarticular corticosteroid...
  16. pmc Sonographically guided hydrodissection and corticosteroid injection for scleroderma hand
    Suzanne L Delea
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 30:805-13. 2011
    ..The mechanism may be a combination of hydrodissection-mediated mechanical freeing of entrapped arteries, nerves, and tendinous structures and corticosteroid-induced reduction of inflammatory vasospasm...
  17. doi request reprint Integration of patient safety technologies into sclerotherapy for varicose veins
    Randy R Sibbitt
    Helena Pain Clinic and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, St Peter s Hospital, Helena, Montana, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 42:446-55. 2008
    ..As recommended by the Joint Commission, safety technologies can be successfully evaluated and introduced into the clinic to improve patient and HCW safety during physician-performed syringe and needle procedures, including sclerotherapy...
  18. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of the reciprocating procedure device for local anesthesia
    Sharon E Nunez
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    J Emerg Med 35:119-25. 2008
    ..The RPD is superior to and significantly more effective than the conventional syringe for the administration of local lidocaine anesthesia...
  19. ncbi request reprint Valvular heart disease is associated with nonfocal neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus
    Carlos A Roldan
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 12:3-10. 2006
    ..Valvular heart disease (VHD) is currently not a causal consideration of nonfocal NPSLE...
  20. ncbi request reprint Fluid Attenuated Inversion Recovery (FLAIR) imaging in neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus
    Wilmer L Sibbitt
    Department of Internal Medicine, 5th Floor ACC, The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Rheumatol 30:1983-9. 2003
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is commonly used to evaluate NPSLE. However, the specific role of FLAIR versus conventional PD/T2 methods in NPSLE remains uncertain...
  21. ncbi request reprint The outcomes and cost-effectiveness of intraarticular injection of the rheumatoid knee
    Natalia R Chavez-Chiang
    Department of Rheumatology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Rheumatol Int 32:513-8. 2012
    ..001), and 51% ($151 US) reduction in cost/responder/year (P < 0.001). The outcomes and cost-effectiveness of intraarticular injection of the rheumatoid knee can be improved significantly with low-cost alternations in technique...
  22. pmc Image-directed fine-needle aspiration biopsy of the thyroid with safety-engineered devices
    Randy R Sibbitt
    Montana Interventional and Diagnostic Radiology, 2969 Airport Road, Suite 1C, Helena, MT 59601, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 34:1006-13. 2011
    ..The purpose of the present study was to integrate safety-engineered devices into outpatient fine-needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy of the thyroid in an interventional radiology practice...
  23. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in N-acetylaspartate correlates of general intelligence: an 1H-MRS study of normal human brain
    Rex E Jung
    Department of Neurology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87151, USA
    Neuroimage 26:965-72. 2005
    ..84, P < .001; adjusted r2 = .82]. Our results highlight a biochemical substrate of normal intellectual performance, mediated by sex, within white matter association fibers linking posterior to frontal brain regions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Relationships between person and health factors and job characteristics in women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Janet L Poole
    University of New Mexico Occupational Therapy Graduate Program, Department of Pediatrics, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Work 28:95-100. 2007
    ..The results indicate that even persons with SLE who have mild disease are significantly different from healthy controls and might be at risk for discontinuing working...
  25. doi request reprint Integration of new safety technologies for needle aspiration of breast cysts
    Randy R Sibbitt
    Division of Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, St Peter Hospital, Helena, MT, USA
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 279:285-92. 2009
    ....
  26. pmc New device technologies for subcutaneous fat biopsy
    Lawrence G Kettwich
    School of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, USA
    Amyloid 19:66-73. 2012
    ..Subcutaneous fat biopsy is useful for the evaluation of amyloidosis, environmental contaminants, lipid metabolism, genetic studies and diabetes research. The present study examined new technologies for fat biopsy...
  27. ncbi request reprint The incidence and prevalence of neuropsychiatric syndromes in pediatric onset systemic lupus erythematosus
    Wilmer L Sibbitt
    Clinical and Magnetic Resonance Research Center, Department of Internal Medicine, The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    J Rheumatol 29:1536-42. 2002
    ..To determine the incidence and prevalence of neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus (NPSLE) and glomerulonephritis in ethnically diverse pediatric onset SLE inpatient and outpatient populations...
  28. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in American Indian women with arthritis or diabetes
    Janet L Poole
    Department of Pediatrics, Occupational Therapy Graduate Program, University of New Mexico, MSCO9 5240, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 64:496-505. 2010
    ..We investigated quality of life (QOL) in American Indian women with different chronic diseases...
  29. ncbi request reprint Needle phobia and stress-reducing medical devices in pediatric and adult chemotherapy patients
    Sharon C Kettwich
    Department of Internal Medicine, 5th FLACC, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 24:20-8. 2007
    ..Needle phobia and stress in pediatric and adult chemotherapy patients are significantly reduced by the use of stress-reducing medical devices...
  30. pmc Premature aortic atherosclerosis in systemic lupus erythematosus: a controlled transesophageal echocardiographic study
    Carlos A Roldan
    Department of Medicine, Cardiology Division, University of New Mexico School of Medicine and New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:71-8. 2010
    ..Thus, using multiplane transesophageal echocardiography (TEE), we sought to determine the prevalence and clinical correlates of AA in patients with SLE...
  31. ncbi request reprint Valvular heart disease by transthoracic echocardiography is associated with focal brain injury and central neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus
    Carlos A Roldan
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Cardiology 108:331-7. 2007
    ..However, TEE cannot be routinely used...
  32. ncbi request reprint Circulating microparticles in neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus
    Kendall P Crookston
    Department of Pathology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    Int J Rheum Dis 16:72-80. 2013
    ..Because microparticles have also been associated with many primary neurologic diseases, this study investigated whether cellular-derived microparticles are also implicated in neuropsychiatric SLE (NPSLE)...
  33. doi request reprint Needle aspiration of peritonsillar abscess with the new safety technology: the reciprocating procedure device
    Randy R Sibbitt
    Department of Radiology, St Peters Hospital, and Helena Pain Center, Helena, MT, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:307-9. 2008
  34. ncbi request reprint Transthoracic versus transesophageal echocardiography for detection of Libman-Sacks endocarditis: a randomized controlled study
    Carlos A Roldan
    Department of Internal Medicine and Cardiology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    J Rheumatol 35:224-9. 2008
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a self-report and performance-based test of disability in people with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Janet L Poole
    Department of Pediatrics, University of New Mexico Occupational Therapy Graduate Program, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 28:653-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine functional ability in people with SLE by comparing a self-report and a performance-based test...
  36. pmc Cortical thickness and subcortical gray matter reductions in neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus
    Rex E Jung
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9302. 2010
    ....
  37. pmc Blood pressure and vascular dysfunction underlie elevated cerebral blood flow in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Charles Gasparovic
    Pete and Nancy Domenici Hall, University of New Mexico, 1101 Yale Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87106, USA
    J Rheumatol 39:752-8. 2012
    ..We investigated the relationships between CBF and clinical data from subjects with SLE with the aim of determining the pathologic factors underlying altered CBF in SLE...
  38. ncbi request reprint Valvular heart disease as a cause of cerebrovascular disease in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Carlos A Roldan
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:1441-7. 2005
    ..3 to 10.6, all p < or =0.03). Thus, valvular heart disease probably exacerbated by hypercoagulability appears to be a source of embolic ischemic brain injury and cerebrovascular disease...
  39. doi request reprint Introduction of new safety technologies into central venous access
    Neal S Gerstein
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Clin Anesth 21:363-5. 2009
    ..The evaluation and method of use of the reciprocating procedure device in central venous access is presented...
  40. pmc Elevated cerebral blood flow and volume in systemic lupus measured by dynamic susceptibility contrast magnetic resonance imaging
    Charles M Gasparovic
    Department of Psychology, Divisions of Cardiology and Rheumatology, University of New Mexico, 1101 Yale Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87106, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:1834-43. 2010
    ..We examined the absolute differences in both regional CBF and cerebral blood volume (CBV) between patients with SLE and healthy controls...
  41. ncbi request reprint Outcomes and cost-effectiveness of carpal tunnel injections using sonographic needle guidance
    Tony Makhlouf
    Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology Division, University of New Mexico, 2211 Lomas Blvd, Albuquerque, NM, 87106, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 33:849-58. 2014
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus presenting as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Marcos E Maldonado
    Clinical and Magnetic Resonance Research Center, Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    J Rheumatol 29:633-5. 2002
    ..NPSLE, presumably through the mechanism of ischemic vasculopathy, may present as motor neuron disease clinically indistinguishable from ALS...
  43. ncbi request reprint A novel technique to study the brain's response to pain: proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    Paul G Mullins
    The MIND Imaging Center, a collaboration of the MIND Institute and the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 87131, USA
    Neuroimage 26:642-6. 2005
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Effects of intermittent cycle exercise on intramyocellular lipid use and recovery
    Lesley J White
    Human Performance Laboratory, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106, USA
    Lipids 38:9-13. 2003
    ..05) and did not recover. In contrast, a nonexercising control group showed no change in IMCL. Our results suggest that IMCL decreased significantly following 45 min of interval cycling, with little recovery in the hour following...
  45. ncbi request reprint Effect of cigarette smoke on autoimmunity in murine and human systemic lupus erythematosus
    Robert L Rubin
    Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    Toxicol Sci 87:86-96. 2005
    ..Inhaled cigarette smoke appears to have a long-lasting immunosuppressive effect on T-cell-dependent autoimmune responses, although autoantibodies increase to supra-elevated levels after the suppressive effect has abated...
  46. ncbi request reprint Highly controlled vascular syringes for pericardiocentesis
    Mark Ricciardi
    University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 22:580-4. 2010
    ..The present study determined the utility and needle control characteristics of highly controlled vascular syringes for image-guided pericardiocentesis...