Katie L Stone

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Low serum vitamin B-12 levels are associated with increased hip bone loss in older women: a prospective study
    Katie L Stone
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:1217-21. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint BMD at multiple sites and risk of fracture of multiple types: long-term results from the Study of Osteoporotic Fractures
    Katie L Stone
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 18:1947-54. 2003
  3. pmc Periodic leg movements are associated with reduced sleep quality in older men: the MrOS Sleep Study
    David M Claman
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:1109-17. 2013
  4. pmc Association of sleep characteristics and cognition in older community-dwelling men: the MrOS sleep study
    Terri Blackwell
    Research Institute, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    Sleep 34:1347-56. 2011
  5. pmc Sleep-disordered breathing and urinary albumin excretion in older men
    Muna T Canales
    Department of Medicine, Malcolm Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Sleep Breath 15:137-44. 2011
  6. pmc Circadian activity rhythms and risk of incident dementia and mild cognitive impairment in older women
    Gregory J Tranah
    California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, San Francisco, CA 94107 1728, USA
    Ann Neurol 70:722-32. 2011
  7. pmc Common genetic variants in ARNTL and NPAS2 and at chromosome 12p13 are associated with objectively measured sleep traits in the elderly
    Daniel S Evans
    California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, San Francisco, CA 94107 1728, USA
    Sleep 36:431-46. 2013
  8. pmc Associations between sleep architecture and sleep-disordered breathing and cognition in older community-dwelling men: the Osteoporotic Fractures in Men Sleep Study
    Terri Blackwell
    Research Institute, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:2217-25. 2011
  9. pmc Behavioral correlates of sleep-disordered breathing in older men
    Eric J Kezirian
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Sleep 32:253-61. 2009
  10. pmc Renal function and sleep-disordered breathing in older men
    Muna T Canales
    Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Renal Transplantation, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:3908-14. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Low serum vitamin B-12 levels are associated with increased hip bone loss in older women: a prospective study
    Katie L Stone
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:1217-21. 2004
    ..Serum vitamin B-12 levels were not significantly associated with calcaneal bone loss. We conclude that low serum vitamin B-12 levels are associated with increased rates of hip, but not calcaneal, bone loss in older women...
  2. ncbi request reprint BMD at multiple sites and risk of fracture of multiple types: long-term results from the Study of Osteoporotic Fractures
    Katie L Stone
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 18:1947-54. 2003
    ..Although we found almost all fracture types to be related to low BMD, the overall proportion of fractures attributable to low BMD is modest...
  3. pmc Periodic leg movements are associated with reduced sleep quality in older men: the MrOS Sleep Study
    David M Claman
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:1109-17. 2013
    ..Since sleep differs in men and women, we now investigate the association between PLMS and PSG indices of sleep quality in a large community-based sample of older men...
  4. pmc Association of sleep characteristics and cognition in older community-dwelling men: the MrOS sleep study
    Terri Blackwell
    Research Institute, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    Sleep 34:1347-56. 2011
    ..To examine the association of objectively and subjectively measured sleep characteristics with cognition in older men...
  5. pmc Sleep-disordered breathing and urinary albumin excretion in older men
    Muna T Canales
    Department of Medicine, Malcolm Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Sleep Breath 15:137-44. 2011
    ..Although older men are at increased risk for both kidney disease and SDB, it is unknown whether SDB is associated with higher urinary albumin excretion in this population...
  6. pmc Circadian activity rhythms and risk of incident dementia and mild cognitive impairment in older women
    Gregory J Tranah
    California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, San Francisco, CA 94107 1728, USA
    Ann Neurol 70:722-32. 2011
    ..We determined whether circadian activity rhythms measured in community-dwelling older women are prospectively associated with incident dementia or mild cognitive impairment (MCI)...
  7. pmc Common genetic variants in ARNTL and NPAS2 and at chromosome 12p13 are associated with objectively measured sleep traits in the elderly
    Daniel S Evans
    California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, San Francisco, CA 94107 1728, USA
    Sleep 36:431-46. 2013
    ..To determine the association between common genetic variation in the clock gene pathway and objectively measured acti-graphic sleep and activity rhythm traits...
  8. pmc Associations between sleep architecture and sleep-disordered breathing and cognition in older community-dwelling men: the Osteoporotic Fractures in Men Sleep Study
    Terri Blackwell
    Research Institute, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:2217-25. 2011
    ..To examine the association between sleep architecture, sleep-disordered breathing, and cognition in older men...
  9. pmc Behavioral correlates of sleep-disordered breathing in older men
    Eric J Kezirian
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Sleep 32:253-61. 2009
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  10. pmc Renal function and sleep-disordered breathing in older men
    Muna T Canales
    Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Renal Transplantation, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:3908-14. 2008
    ..Sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) is common in severe chronic kidney disease (CKD) and may contribute to morbidity and mortality in this population. However, the association between mild to moderate CKD and likelihood of SDB is uncertain...
  11. pmc Circadian activity rhythms and mortality: the study of osteoporotic fractures
    Gregory J Tranah
    California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, San Francisco Coordinating Center, UCSF, 185 Berry Street, Lobby 4, Suite 5700, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:282-91. 2010
    ..To determine whether circadian activity rhythms are associated with mortality in community-dwelling older women...
  12. pmc Hip pain while using lower extremity joints and sleep disturbances in elderly white women: results from a cross-sectional analysis
    Neeta Parimi
    San Francisco Coordinating Center, California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, 185 Berry Street, Lobby 5, Suite 5700, San Francisco, CA 94107 1762, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:1070-8. 2012
    ..To evaluate sleep quality in women with hip pain due to daily activities involving the lower extremity joints...
  13. pmc Self-reported sleep and nap habits and risk of mortality in a large cohort of older women
    Katie L Stone
    Research Institute, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94107, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:604-11. 2009
    ..To determine the association between self-reported sleep and nap habits and mortality in a large cohort of older women...
  14. pmc A comparison of prediction models for fractures in older women: is more better?
    Kristine E Ensrud
    Department of Medicine, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, MN 55417, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:2087-94. 2009
    ..However, it is uncertain whether prediction with FRAX models is superior to that based on parsimonious models...
  15. pmc Behavioral correlates of sleep-disordered breathing in older women
    Eric J Kezirian
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Sleep 30:1181-8. 2007
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing and cognition in older women
    Adam P Spira
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:45-50. 2008
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  17. ncbi request reprint Self-reported sleep and nap habits and risk of falls and fractures in older women: the study of osteoporotic fractures
    Katie L Stone
    Research Institute, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, 94107, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1177-83. 2006
    ..To test the association between self-reported sleep and nap habits and risk of falls and fractures in a large cohort of older women...
  18. pmc Postmenopausal hormones and sleep quality in the elderly: a population based study
    Gregory J Tranah
    CPMC Research Institute, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BMC Womens Health 10:15. 2010
    ..Using data from the multicenter Study of Osteoporotic Fractures (SOF), we tested the relationship between HT and sleep-wake estimated from actigraphy...
  19. pmc Use of antidepressant medications and risk of fracture in older women
    Susan J Diem
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55415, USA
    Calcif Tissue Int 88:476-84. 2011
    ..TCA use was associated with a higher risk of nonspine fracture, but this association was in part explained by confounding factors...
  20. ncbi request reprint Actigraphy-measured sleep characteristics and risk of falls in older women
    Katie L Stone
    Research Institute, California Pacific Medical Center, 185 Berry St, Lobby 4, Fifth Floor, Ste 5700, San Francisco, CA 94107 1762, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1768-75. 2008
    ..However, no previous study, to our knowledge, has tested the independent associations of objectively estimated characteristics of sleep and risk of falls, accounting for the use of commonly prescribed treatments for insomnia...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of periodic limb movements in older women
    David M Claman
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:438-45. 2006
    ..However, no large polysomnographic study has closely examined the relationship of PLMS to sleep architecture and arousals from sleep. We investigated the prevalence and correlates of PLMS in a community-based sample of older women...
  22. pmc Sleep-disordered breathing, hypoxia, and risk of mild cognitive impairment and dementia in older women
    Kristine Yaffe
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    JAMA 306:613-9. 2011
    ..Cross-sectional studies have linked sleep-disordered breathing to poor cognition; however, it remains unclear whether sleep-disordered breathing precedes cognitive impairment in older adults...
  23. pmc Factors that may influence the classification of sleep-wake by wrist actigraphy: the MrOS Sleep Study
    Terri Blackwell
    California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 7:357-67. 2011
    ..Associations of measurement error for TST (PSG-actigraphy) with demographics, medical history, exam data, and sleep characteristics were examined...
  24. ncbi request reprint Use of antidepressants and rates of hip bone loss in older women: the study of osteoporotic fractures
    Susan J Diem
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, and Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1100 Washington Ave S, Suite 201, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1240-5. 2007
    ..Serotonin transporters have recently been described in bone, raising the possibility that medications that block serotonin reuptake could affect bone metabolism...
  25. doi request reprint Estrogen receptor alpha and matrix metalloproteinase 2 polymorphisms and age-related maculopathy in older women
    Robin L Seitzman
    Department of Ophthalmology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 92122, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1217-25. 2008
    ..02). The MMP2 rs2287074 A allele may be associated with a lower likelihood of ARM in older Caucasian women, particularly those who have never used hormone therapy. The role of MMP2 rs2287074 in ARM should be further elucidated...
  26. pmc Comparison of sleep parameters from actigraphy and polysomnography in older women: the SOF study
    Terri Blackwell
    California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Sleep 31:283-91. 2008
    ..Each mode was compared to PSG to determine which was more accurate. Associations of the difference in TST measurement with demographics and sleep characteristics were examined...
  27. pmc Association between sleep architecture and measures of body composition
    Madhu N Rao
    Division of Endocrinology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Sleep 32:483-90. 2009
    ..To determine whether slow wave sleep (SWS) is inversely associated with body mass index (BMI) and other measures of body composition...
  28. pmc Leptin, mild cognitive impairment, and dementia among elderly women
    Adina Zeki Al Hazzouri
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, University of California, 185 Berry St, Lobby 5, Suite 5700, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:175-80. 2013
    ....
  29. pmc The association of race/ethnicity with objectively measured sleep characteristics in older men
    Yeonsu Song
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 10:54-69. 2011
    ..Hispanic men slept longer (6.7 hr) at night than Black (6.1 hr) and Asian American men (6.1 hr). This study supports significant variations in sleep characteristics in older men by race/ethnicity...
  30. pmc Cognition in older women: the importance of daytime movement
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1658-64. 2008
    ..To determine whether an objective measure of daytime movement is associated with better cognitive function in women in their 80s...
  31. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and rates of bone loss at the hip in older women
    Susan J Diem
    Department of Medicine, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:824-31. 2007
    ..To ascertain whether depressive symptoms are associated with increased rates of bone loss at the hip...
  32. ncbi request reprint Poor sleep is associated with impaired cognitive function in older women: the study of osteoporotic fractures
    Terri Blackwell
    San Francisco Coordinating Center and California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, 185 Berry Street, Lobby 4, Suite 5700, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:405-10. 2006
    ..The association between objectively measured sleep and cognition among community-dwelling elderly persons remains understudied. This observational, cross-sectional analysis examined this association...
  33. ncbi request reprint Sleep, insomnia and falls in elderly patients
    Katie L Stone
    California Pacific Medical Center, Research Institute, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    Sleep Med 9:S18-22. 2008
    ..In addition, there is a need to include fall risk factors such as postural sway and reaction time as outcomes for trials of new insomnia treatments...
  34. pmc The association of consumption of fruits/vegetables with decreased risk of glaucoma among older African-American women in the study of osteoporotic fractures
    Joann A Giaconi
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:635-44. 2012
    ..To explore the association between consumption of fruits and vegetables and the presence of glaucoma in older African-American women...
  35. ncbi request reprint Sleep problems in elderly women caregivers depend on the level of depressive symptoms: results of the Caregiver--Study of Osteoporotic Fractures
    Jinesh Kochar
    Division of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:2003-9. 2007
    ..To determine whether depressive symptoms modify the association between caregiving and sleep problems in elderly women...
  36. pmc Reduced renal function and sleep-disordered breathing in community-dwelling elderly men
    Muna T Canales
    Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Sleep Med 9:637-45. 2008
    ..Sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) may increase the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and death in chronic kidney disease (CKD). However, the association between mild reductions in renal function and SDB is uncertain...
  37. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for a first-incident radiographic vertebral fracture in women > or = 65 years of age: the study of osteoporotic fractures
    Michael C Nevitt
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 20:131-40. 2005
    ..Risk factors and low BMD should be useful to help focus efforts to prevent these fractures...
  38. doi request reprint Does surgically induced weight loss improve daytime sleepiness?
    Jon Erik Cleophas Holty
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave 111P, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Obes Surg 21:1535-45. 2011
    ..Bariatric surgery is associated with dramatic weight loss and improvements in physical functioning and daytime sleepiness...
  39. ncbi request reprint Women who maintain optimal cognitive function into old age
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Francisco, Scan Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:259-64. 2007
    ..To determine whether older women who maintain optimal cognitive function into old age differ from those who experience minor cognitive decline typically associated with normal aging...
  40. ncbi request reprint Thyroid hormone use, hyperthyroidism and mortality in older women
    Douglas C Bauer
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    Am J Med 120:343-9. 2007
    ..We performed a prospective cohort study to examine the relationship among thyroid hormone use, previous hyperthyroidism, abnormal thyroid function, and mortality...
  41. pmc Depressive symptoms in oldest-old women: risk of mild cognitive impairment and dementia
    Adam P Spira
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:1006-15. 2012
    ..We determined whether elevated depressive symptoms predicted 5-year incident mild cognitive impairment (MCI) or dementia, and neuropsychological test performance among oldest-old women...
  42. pmc Racial differences in atrial fibrillation prevalence and left atrial size
    Gregory M Marcus
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Med 123:375.e1-7. 2010
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Actigraphy scoring reliability in the study of osteoporotic fractures
    Terri Blackwell
    San Francisco Coordinating Center and California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    Sleep 28:1599-605. 2005
    ..This placement of time points is subject to error. We examined interscorer reliability to determine if files scored by 2 different people were comparable...
  44. ncbi request reprint Foot and ankle fractures in elderly white women. Incidence and risk factors
    Carl T Hasselman
    University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:820-4. 2003
    ..This study was designed to determine the incidence of and risk factors for foot and ankle fractures in a cohort of 9704 elderly, nonblack women enrolled in the multicenter Study of Osteoporotic Fractures...
  45. ncbi request reprint Estrogen metabolizing polymorphisms and breast cancer risk among older white women
    Francesmary Modugno
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 93:261-70. 2005
    ..To investigate breast cancer risk according to metabolizing genes polymorphisms in older women...
  46. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the lumbar spine and proximal femur bone mineral density in older men
    Jane A Cauley
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto Street, Crabtree Hall A524, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Osteoporos Int 16:1525-37. 2005
    ..Identification of these correlates could improve methods to identify men at risk for fracture and improve our understanding of fracture etiology...
  47. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density and the risk of incident nonspinal fractures in black and white women
    Jane A Cauley
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    JAMA 293:2102-8. 2005
    ..Black women have a lower rate of fracture than white women, but whether bone mineral density (BMD) predicts fracture risk as well in black women as it does in white women is not established...
  48. ncbi request reprint Association of estrogen receptor alpha polymorphisms with breast cancer risk in older Caucasian women
    Francesmary Modugno
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Int J Cancer 116:984-91. 2005
    ..60 vs. 1.12 for nulliparous vs. parous women; interaction p = 0.03). ESR1 polymorphisms in combination with lifestyle factors may be associated with breast cancer risk in older Caucasian women...
  49. ncbi request reprint Association between self-reported prior wrist fractures and risk of subsequent hip and radiographic vertebral fractures in older women: a prospective study
    John T Schousboe
    Section of Rheumatology, Park Nicollet Health Services, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55416, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 20:100-6. 2005
    ..Validation of such an approach would require intervention trials in patients with prior wrist fracture...
  50. ncbi request reprint Nulliparity and fracture risk in older women: the study of osteoporotic fractures
    Teresa A Hillier
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest Hawaii, Portland, Oregon 97227 1098, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 18:893-9. 2003
    ..In conclusion, childbearing reduces hip fracture risk by means that may be independent of hip bone mineral density...
  51. ncbi request reprint Vision impairment and combined vision and hearing impairment predict cognitive and functional decline in older women
    Michael Y Lin
    Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1996-2002. 2004
    ..To determine the association between vision and hearing impairment and subsequent cognitive and functional decline in community-residing older women...
  52. ncbi request reprint Long-term prediction of incident hip fracture risk in elderly white women: study of osteoporotic fractures
    Brent C Taylor
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1479-86. 2004
    ..To identify independent risk factors for first hip fracture over 10 years of follow-up...
  53. ncbi request reprint Intentional and unintentional weight loss increase bone loss and hip fracture risk in older women
    Kristine E Ensrud
    Department of Medicine and Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1740-7. 2003
    ..To test the hypothesis that unintentional weight loss increases the rate of bone loss and risk of hip fracture more than intentional weight loss...
  54. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density and prevalent vertebral fractures in men and women
    Jane A Cauley
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto Street, Crabtree Hall A524, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Osteoporos Int 15:32-7. 2004
    ..Measures of bone mass that partially correct for gender differences in bone size may yield universal estimates of fracture risk. Prospective studies are needed to confirm this observation...
  55. ncbi request reprint Lipid-lowering drug use and breast cancer in older women: a prospective study
    Jane A Cauley
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:749-56. 2003
    ..To test the hypothesis that use of lipid-lowering drugs reduces the risk of breast cancer in older women...
  56. ncbi request reprint Social networks and marital status predict mortality in older women: prospective evidence from the Study of Osteoporotic Fractures (SOF)
    Thomas Rutledge
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:688-94. 2003
    ..To assess the relationship between social network size and prospective mortality risk among a large sample of older, Caucasian women...
  57. ncbi request reprint Measures of adiposity and risk of breast cancer in older postmenopausal women
    Erin E Krebs
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program and Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:63-9. 2006
    ..To determine whether higher adiposity is associated with greater breast cancer risk in older postmenopausal women...
  58. pmc Differences in site-specific fracture risk among older women with discordant results for osteoporosis at hip and spine: study of osteoporotic fractures
    Howard A Fink
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Clin Densitom 11:250-9. 2008
    ..Women osteoporotic only at spine would not have been identified from hip BMD measurement alone, and may have a sufficiently high fracture risk to warrant preventive treatment...
  59. doi request reprint Glaucoma risk and the consumption of fruits and vegetables among older women in the study of osteoporotic fractures
    Anne L Coleman
    Department of Ophthalmology and Jules Stein Eye Institute, University of California Los Angeles, 100 Stein Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 145:1081-9. 2008
    ..To explore the association between the consumption of fruits and vegetables and the presence of glaucoma...
  60. pmc Prevalence and correlates of sleep-disordered breathing in older men: osteoporotic fractures in men sleep study
    Reena Mehra
    San Francisco Coordinating Center, University of California San Francisco at San Diego, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1356-64. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence and distribution of sleep-disordered breathing and associated correlates in a large cohort of older men using several standardized definitions...
  61. pmc Association between depressive symptoms and sleep disturbances in community-dwelling older men
    Misti L Paudel
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1228-35. 2008
    ..To examine the association between depressive symptoms and subjective and objective measures of sleep in community-dwelling older men...
  62. pmc Association between nighttime sleep and napping in older adults
    Suzanne E Goldman
    Department of Neurology, Sleep Disorders Program, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Sleep 31:733-40. 2008
    ..Napping might indicate deficiencies in nighttime sleep, but the relationship is not well defined. We assessed the association of nighttime sleep duration and fragmentation with subsequent daytime sleep...
  63. pmc Poor sleep is associated with poorer physical performance and greater functional limitations in older women
    Suzanne E Goldman
    Department of Epidemiology, University ofPittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Sleep 30:1317-24. 2007
    ..This study examined the association between disturbed sleep and poorer daytime function in older women...
  64. ncbi request reprint Frailty and risk of falls, fracture, and mortality in older women: the study of osteoporotic fractures
    Kristine E Ensrud
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:744-51. 2007
    ..However, the predictive validity of this phenotype for fracture outcomes and across risk subgroups is uncertain...
  65. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density and age-related maculopathy in older women
    Robin L Seitzman
    Department of Ophthalmology, Jules Stein Eye Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:740-6. 2007
    ..To determine whether bone mineral density (BMD) is associated with age-related maculopathy (ARM) risk in older women...
  66. ncbi request reprint Binocular visual-field loss increases the risk of future falls in older white women
    Anne L Coleman
    Jules Stein Eye Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:357-64. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between binocular visual field loss and the risk of incident frequent falls in older white women...
  67. ncbi request reprint Renal function and risk of hip and vertebral fractures in older women
    Kristine E Ensrud
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:133-9. 2007
    ..An increased rate of hip fractures has been reported in patients with end-stage renal disease, but the effect of less severe renal dysfunction on fracture risk is uncertain...
  68. ncbi request reprint Association of the G-174C variant in the interleukin-6 promoter region with bone loss and fracture risk in older women
    Susan P Moffett
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 19:1612-8. 2004
    ..Variation at the IL-6 locus may contribute to the genetic susceptibility to bone fragility...
  69. ncbi request reprint Use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and sleep disturbances in community-dwelling older women
    Kristine E Ensrud
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, and Department of Medicine and Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota 55417, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1508-15. 2006
    ..To determine the association between use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) and objective measures of sleep disturbances in older community-dwelling women, including women without evidence of depression...
  70. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 2 frailty indexes for prediction of falls, disability, fractures, and death in older women
    Kristine E Ensrud
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, General Internal Medicine, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:382-9. 2008
    ..Frailty, as defined by the index derived from the Cardiovascular Health Study (CHS index), predicts risk of adverse outcomes in older adults. Use of this index, however, is impractical in clinical practice...
  71. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the value of repeat bone mineral density measurement and prediction of fractures in older women: the study of osteoporotic fractures
    Teresa A Hillier
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest Hawaii, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:155-60. 2007
    ..Whether repeat bone mineral density (BMD) measurement adds benefit beyond the initial BMD measurement in predicting fractures in older women is unknown...
  72. doi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy and age-related maculopathy in older women
    Robin L Seitzman
    Department of Ophthalmology, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:308-16. 2008
    ..To examine the association between postmenopausal hormone therapy and Age-Related Maculopathy (ARM) in older women and to determine if these associations vary by smoking status...
  73. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of changes in hip bone mineral density in Caucasian and African-American women
    Jane A Cauley
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:183-9. 2005
    ..To determine whether changes in hip bone mineral density (BMD) differ in Caucasian and African American women...
  74. ncbi request reprint Lack of a relation between vitamin and mineral antioxidants and bone mineral density: results from the Women's Health Initiative
    Randi L Wolf
    Program in Nutrition, Department of Health and Behavior Studies, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:581-8. 2005
    ..Antioxidant defenses are one possible mechanism for decreasing oxidative damage and its potentially negative effects on age-related bone mass...