Mark A Supiano

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A vertically integrated geriatric curriculum improves medical student knowledge and clinical skills
    Mark A Supiano
    Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics Division, Center on Aging, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1650-5. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Sympathetic activity and the heterogenous blood pressure response to exercise training in hypertensives
    Michael D Brown
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Michigan Health System and Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    J Appl Physiol 92:1434-42. 2002
  3. pmc Progressive handgrip exercise: evidence of nitric oxide-dependent vasodilation and blood flow regulation in humans
    D Walter Wray
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 300:H1101-7. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Impact of aldosterone receptor blockade compared with thiazide therapy on sympathetic nervous system function in geriatric hypertension
    D Walter Wray
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Hypertension 55:1217-23. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of a standardized patient instructor to teach functional assessment and communication skills to medical students and house officers
    Brent C Williams
    Department of Internal Medicine, Divisions of Geriatric Medicine and General Medicine, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1447-52. 2006
  6. pmc Spironolactone and hydrochlorothiazide decrease vascular stiffness and blood pressure in geriatric hypertension
    Philip A Kithas
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 500 Foothill Drive 182, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1327-32. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Aerobic exercise training improves insulin sensitivity independent of plasma tumor necrosis factor-alpha levels in older female hypertensives
    Thomas H Reynolds
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Michigan and GRECC, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Metabolism 51:1402-6. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Resistance training enhances insulin-mediated glucose disposal with minimal effect on the tumor necrosis factor-alpha system in older hypertensives
    Thomas H Reynolds
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Metabolism 53:397-402. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Department of Veterans Affairs Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Centers: translating aging research into clinical geriatrics
    Mark A Supiano
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1347-56. 2012
  10. pmc The role of information technology in translating educational interventions into practice: an analysis using the PRECEDE/PROCEED model
    Charlene Weir
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:827-34. 2011

Research Grants

  1. RESEARCH TRAINING IN AGING CARDIOVASCULAR PHYSIOLOGY
    Mark Supiano; Fiscal Year: 2003
  2. Geriatric Academic Leadership Award
    Mark Supiano; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint A vertically integrated geriatric curriculum improves medical student knowledge and clinical skills
    Mark A Supiano
    Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics Division, Center on Aging, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1650-5. 2007
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Sympathetic activity and the heterogenous blood pressure response to exercise training in hypertensives
    Michael D Brown
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Michigan Health System and Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    J Appl Physiol 92:1434-42. 2002
    ..Thus suppression of SNS activity may play a role in the reduction in MABP and account for a portion of the heterogeneity of the MABP response to aerobic exercise training in older hypertensive subjects...
  3. pmc Progressive handgrip exercise: evidence of nitric oxide-dependent vasodilation and blood flow regulation in humans
    D Walter Wray
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 300:H1101-7. 2011
    ..These results support this paradigm as a novel and valid approach for a noninvasive assessment of NO-dependent vasodilation in humans...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of aldosterone receptor blockade compared with thiazide therapy on sympathetic nervous system function in geriatric hypertension
    D Walter Wray
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Hypertension 55:1217-23. 2010
    ..These findings demonstrate a beneficial effect of aldosterone receptor blockade on reducing sympathetic nervous system activity and blood pressure in hypertensive older patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of a standardized patient instructor to teach functional assessment and communication skills to medical students and house officers
    Brent C Williams
    Department of Internal Medicine, Divisions of Geriatric Medicine and General Medicine, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1447-52. 2006
    ..Unlike existing diagnosis-oriented SPs, the GSPI can be used to assess and teach geriatrics skills to physician learners across disciplines and levels of training...
  6. pmc Spironolactone and hydrochlorothiazide decrease vascular stiffness and blood pressure in geriatric hypertension
    Philip A Kithas
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 500 Foothill Drive 182, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1327-32. 2010
    ..To determine the efficacy of spironolactone (SPIRO) and hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ) as monotherapy in older patients with hypertension in blood pressure (BP) control and measures of vascular stiffness...
  7. ncbi request reprint Aerobic exercise training improves insulin sensitivity independent of plasma tumor necrosis factor-alpha levels in older female hypertensives
    Thomas H Reynolds
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Michigan and GRECC, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Metabolism 51:1402-6. 2002
    ..In conclusion, in this population of older hypertensive females, AEX improved insulin sensitivity and lowered blood pressure without a reduction in plasma TNF-alpha levels...
  8. ncbi request reprint Resistance training enhances insulin-mediated glucose disposal with minimal effect on the tumor necrosis factor-alpha system in older hypertensives
    Thomas H Reynolds
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Metabolism 53:397-402. 2004
    ..168). In conclusion, a 4-month RT program significantly increased insulin-mediated glucose disposal and LBM without a significant reduction in plasma levels of TNF-alpha, sTNF R1, and sTNF R2 in older hypertensive subjects...
  9. doi request reprint Department of Veterans Affairs Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Centers: translating aging research into clinical geriatrics
    Mark A Supiano
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1347-56. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc The role of information technology in translating educational interventions into practice: an analysis using the PRECEDE/PROCEED model
    Charlene Weir
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:827-34. 2011
    ..The purpose of this paper is to present an analysis of the role of IT in the implementation of a geriatric education and quality improvement (QI) intervention...
  11. ncbi request reprint Does increased arterial stiffness increase the risk for postural hypotension?
    David Sengstock
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, and the Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 14:224-9. 2005
    ..45; p=0.001). This study does not support a relationship between arterial stiffness and a postural decrease in BP among healthy older adults; other age-related factors regulating BP homeostasis likely play a greater role...
  12. ncbi request reprint Arterial stiffness is related to insulin resistance in nondiabetic hypertensive older adults
    David M Sengstock
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Michigan Health System and the Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Health Care System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:2823-7. 2005
    ..These results suggest that in hypertensive, nondiabetic, older adults, insulin resistance is associated with arterial stiffness independent of glucose tolerance status...
  13. ncbi request reprint Validity and reliability of dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry for the assessment of abdominal adiposity
    Scott G Glickman
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Michigan, USA
    J Appl Physiol 97:509-14. 2004
    ..94, 0.97, and 0.89, respectively). In conclusion, the DXA L1-L4 region of interest compared with CT proved to be both reliable and accurate method to determine abdominal obesity...
  14. pmc Practical recommendations for treatment of hypertension in older patients
    Philip A Kithas
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 6:561-9. 2010
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Hypertension and chronic kidney disease in the elderly
    Philip A Kithas
    George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 17:341-7. 2010
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Abdominal adiposity assessed by dual energy X-ray absorptiometry provides a sex-independent predictor of insulin sensitivity in older adults
    Cathy C Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, University of Michigan Health System, and the GRECC VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, 48105, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:872-7. 2005
    ..The objective of this cross-sectional study was to determine which measure of abdominal adiposity would provide the best sex-independent predictor of metabolic insulin sensitivity in older men and women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cardiac-specific norepinephrine mass transport and its relationship to left ventricular size and systolic performance
    P Michael Grossman
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 287:H878-88. 2004
    ..These data support the concept that this new model of organ-specific NE kinetics has physiological relevance...
  18. ncbi request reprint Screening for common clinical conditions in older women
    Sonal Sonia Thakur
    Division of Geriatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine, VA Salt Lake City Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, University of Utah Center on Aging, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 50:767-75. 2007
    ..Effective treatments for these conditions are available to prevent cardiovascular disease morbidity and mortality. An overview of current screening guidelines for these common conditions is presented...
  19. ncbi request reprint A Web-based geriatrics portfolio to document medical students' learning outcomes
    Mark A Supiano
    Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System and VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, 48105, USA
    Acad Med 77:937-8. 2002
    ..Students will demonstrate proficiency in these outcomes as a graduation requirement. We have developed an individualized, interactive, Web-based geriatrics portfolio to track the acquisition and mastery of these outcomes for students...
  20. ncbi request reprint Relating medical students' knowledge, attitudes, and experience to an interest in geriatric medicine
    James T Fitzgerald
    Department of Medical Education, The University of Michigan Medical School, 1107 Towsley Center, Box 0201, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0201, USA
    Gerontologist 43:849-55. 2003
    ..This study examined medical students' interest in geriatrics: Are knowledge, positive attitudes, and prior experience with older adults associated with an interest in geriatric medicine?..
  21. ncbi request reprint Androgenicity and obesity are independently associated with insulin sensitivity in postmenopausal women
    Cathy C Lee
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Geriatrics, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Metabolism 53:507-12. 2004
    ..Interventions to decrease androgenicity may therefore be useful in improving insulin sensitivity in postmenopausal women...

Research Grants3

  1. RESEARCH TRAINING IN AGING CARDIOVASCULAR PHYSIOLOGY
    Mark Supiano; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  2. Geriatric Academic Leadership Award
    Mark Supiano; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Dr. Supiano will utilize the support requested from the Geriatric Leadership Academic Award to implement this plan to significantly enhance the aging-related research programs at the University of Utah. ..