Dorothy J Vanderjagt

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Affiliation: University of New Mexico
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress indices in IDDM subjects with and without long-term diabetic complications
    D J VanderJagt
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico, School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Clin Biochem 34:265-70. 2001
  2. pmc Assessment of the bone quality of black male athletes using calcaneal ultrasound: a cross-sectional study
    Emmanuel P Laabes
    Department of Family Medicine, Jos University Teaching Hospital, PMB 2076, Jos, Nigeria
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 5:13. 2008
  3. pmc Lipid profiles and trans fatty acids in serum phospholipids of semi-nomadic Fulani in northern Nigeria
    Robert H Glew
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 28:159-66. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Serum lipid profiles and homocysteine levels in adults with stroke or myocardial infarction in the town of Gombe in northern Nigeria
    Robert H Glew
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 22:341-7. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for cardiovascular disease and diet of urban and rural dwellers in northern Nigeria
    Robert H Glew
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 22:357-69. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Weight status classification of patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 19:217-21. 2003
  7. pmc Use of calcaneal ultrasound and biochemical markers to assess the density and metabolic state of the bones of adults with hepatic cirrhosis
    Dorothy J Vanderjagt
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:1024-9. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Sources of variation in estimates of lean body mass by creatinine kinetics and by methods based on body water or body mass index in patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Nephrology Section, Raymond G Murphy Veterans Administration Medical Center and University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    J Ren Nutr 20:91-100. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary function correlates with body composition in Nigerian children and young adults with sickle cell disease
    Dorothy J Vanderjagt
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Trop Pediatr 54:87-93. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Lack of precision of indirect estimates of body water affects urea kinetic analysis in chronic peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Medicine Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 21:13-6. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress indices in IDDM subjects with and without long-term diabetic complications
    D J VanderJagt
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico, School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Clin Biochem 34:265-70. 2001
    ..A related question was whether markers of oxidative stress are higher in IDDM subjects who have developed long-term complications...
  2. pmc Assessment of the bone quality of black male athletes using calcaneal ultrasound: a cross-sectional study
    Emmanuel P Laabes
    Department of Family Medicine, Jos University Teaching Hospital, PMB 2076, Jos, Nigeria
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 5:13. 2008
    ....
  3. pmc Lipid profiles and trans fatty acids in serum phospholipids of semi-nomadic Fulani in northern Nigeria
    Robert H Glew
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 28:159-66. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Serum lipid profiles and homocysteine levels in adults with stroke or myocardial infarction in the town of Gombe in northern Nigeria
    Robert H Glew
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 22:341-7. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for cardiovascular disease and diet of urban and rural dwellers in northern Nigeria
    Robert H Glew
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 22:357-69. 2004
    ..The high homocysteine levels among rural men and women could be explained in part at least by their marginal status with respect to folate and vitamin B12...
  6. ncbi request reprint Weight status classification of patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 19:217-21. 2003
    ..Classification of weight status by BMI or BF/W in quintiles or quartiles improves substantially the agreement between the two classifications and should be preferred...
  7. pmc Use of calcaneal ultrasound and biochemical markers to assess the density and metabolic state of the bones of adults with hepatic cirrhosis
    Dorothy J Vanderjagt
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:1024-9. 2007
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Sources of variation in estimates of lean body mass by creatinine kinetics and by methods based on body water or body mass index in patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Nephrology Section, Raymond G Murphy Veterans Administration Medical Center and University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    J Ren Nutr 20:91-100. 2010
    ..We identified factors that account for differences between lean body mass computed from creatinine kinetics (LBM(cr)) and from either body water (LBM(V)) or body mass index (LBM(BMI)) in patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis (CPD)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary function correlates with body composition in Nigerian children and young adults with sickle cell disease
    Dorothy J Vanderjagt
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Trop Pediatr 54:87-93. 2008
    ..These findings underscore the need for early nutritional intervention for children with SCD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Lack of precision of indirect estimates of body water affects urea kinetic analysis in chronic peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Medicine Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 21:13-6. 2005
    ..This lack of precision, added to the known lack of accuracy of the estimates, confounds the interpretation of the clinical relevance of urea kinetic estimates in PD...
  11. ncbi request reprint Body composition evaluation in peritoneal dialysis patients using anthropometric formulas estimating body water
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 19:212-6. 2003
    ..Anthropometric estimates may cause large systematic errors in PD patients whose body composition varies from the average, particularly obese or overhydrated patients...
  12. doi request reprint The prescription of peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, Department of Medicine, New Mexico VA Health Care System, 1501 San Pedro, SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Semin Dial 21:250-7. 2008
    ..Formulation of biocompatible dialysate is a major ongoing research effort and may greatly enhance the success of CPD in the future...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hydration abnormalities in Nigerian patients on chronic hemodialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Department of Medicine Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System and University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Hemodial Int 11:S22-8. 2007
    ....
  14. pmc Nutritional factors associated with anaemia in pregnant women in northern Nigeria
    Dorothy J Vanderjagt
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Health Sciences Center, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 25:75-81. 2007
    ..The most common cause of anaemia in the pregnant women in northern Nigeria was iron deficiency, and the elevated concentrations of homocysteine were most likely due to both their marginal folate and vitamin B12 status...
  15. ncbi request reprint Serum lipid profiles and risk of cardiovascular disease in three different male populations in northern Nigeria
    Robert H Glew
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 20:166-74. 2002
    ..All three sub-populations, however, have levels of homocysteine that are cause for concern vis-à-vis their overall health status...
  16. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D status of seminomadic Fulani men and women
    Robert H Glew
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:485-90. 2010
    ..A high prevalence of hypovitaminosis D indicates an elevated risk for rickets in children and bone fractures in adults...
  17. ncbi request reprint High-density lipoprotein and homocysteine levels correlate inversely in preeclamptic women in northern Nigeria
    Dorothy J Vanderjagt
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 83:536-42. 2004
    ..The objective of this study in Gombe was to compare the levels of serum lipids and homocysteine in healthy pregnant women and women with preeclampsia/eclampsia in Nigeria...
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of diets of urban American Indian and non-Hispanic whites: populations with a disparity for biliary tract cancer rates
    Robert H Glew
    Department of Surgery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 13:3077-82. 2012
    ..There is speculation that certain fatty acids in bile may play a role in preventing BTC. Since diet may influence composition of bile, we compared the dietary intakes of urban AI and NHW adult women in New Mexico...
  19. ncbi request reprint Computation of the dose of continuous peritoneal dialysis required for adequate peritoneal urea clearance without taking into account peritoneal transport indices
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Medicine Service, New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 23:122-6. 2007
    ..Anuric patients on CAPD with 4 daily exchanges require a Dv/V value of 0.304 L/L or better to have a > or = 0.9 probability of achieving a weekly Kpt/Vurea of 1.70 or better...
  20. ncbi request reprint Trans fatty acids and conjugated linoleic acids in the milk of urban women and nomadic Fulani of northern Nigeria
    Robert H Glew
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, MSC08 4670, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA, and Department of Family Medicine, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Nigeria
    Clin Chim Acta 367:48-54. 2006
    ..The content of TFAs and CLAs in milk is determined largely by the diet of the mother...
  21. pmc Low docosahexaenoic acid in the diet and milk of American Indian women in New Mexico
    Robert H Glew
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:744-8. 2011
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Fatty acid, amino acid, and trace mineral analyses of five weaning foods from Jos, Nigeria
    Diane R Fernandez
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Plant Foods Hum Nutr 57:257-74. 2002
    ..These results document the shortcomings of using published food composition tables based on foods in America when devising weaning foods based on ingredients in another part of the world...
  23. ncbi request reprint Plasma and urinary free amino acid concentrations in preeclamptic women in northern Nigeria
    Robert H Glew
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MSC08 4670, 1 University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 342:179-85. 2004
    ..We determined if serum and urine concentrations of amino acids were abnormal in women with this disorder of pregnancy in Gombe, Nigeria...
  24. ncbi request reprint Hypocholesterolemia in Nigerian children with sickle cell disease
    Dorothy J Vanderjagt
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    J Trop Pediatr 48:156-61. 2002
    ..Collectively, these results indicate that children with SCD in northern Nigeria are not at increased risk of CVD. However, their marked hypocholesterolemia should be a cause of concern about the overall mortality and general well-being...
  25. pmc Pulmonary function of herdsmen
    Dorothy J Vanderjagt
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 96:550-5. 2004
    ..To determine whether the pulmonary function deficit documented previously in Fulani children is also present in adult Fulani herdsmen in northern Nigeria...
  26. doi request reprint Low fatty acid concentrations in neonatal cord serum correlate with maternal serum
    Michael D Wolfe
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:1292-6. 2012
    ..The objective was to correlate the proportions of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPUFA) in the serum phospholipids in mothers and newborns within the same population...
  27. pmc Abnormalities in the fatty-acid composition of the serum phospholipids of stroke patients
    Robert H Glew
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 96:826-32. 2004
    ..8 versus 34.6 degrees C, p < 0.001). Assuming that serum phospholipids are surrogates for tissue phospholipids, we conclude that the tissue membranes of the stroke patients may be considerably more fluid than those of the controls...
  28. ncbi request reprint Normalization of protein nitrogen appearance by various size indicators in patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 19:207-11. 2003
    ..Our findings indicate that DW is the proper size indicator for normalizing PNA in PD patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effect of Norplant contraceptive on the bones of Nigerian women as assessed by quantitative ultrasound and serum markers of bone turnover
    Dorothy J Vanderjagt
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Contraception 72:212-6. 2005
    ..001). We conclude that although levonorgestrel contraceptive decreased overall bone turnover, it had no deleterious effect on the bone quality of women using Norplant implants for up to 4 years...
  30. ncbi request reprint Increase in serum creatinine in a patient on continuous peritoneal dialysis: potential mechanisms and management
    Zhi Xu
    Section of Nephrology, Medicine Service, Raymond G Murphy VA Medical Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87018, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 28:32-6. 2012
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Management of extreme azotemia from urinary tract obstruction without dialysis. Clinical correlates and kinetic modeling of the recovery of renal function
    Richard Wang
    Department of Medicine, Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System and University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 39:587-93. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Estimates of body water, fat-free mass, and body fat in patients on peritoneal dialysis by anthropometric formulas
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Medicine Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System and University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Kidney Int 63:1605-17. 2003
    ..Evaluation of body composition by the anthropometric formulas rests on two assumptions: (1) fat contains no water, and (2) the water content of the fat-free mass is constant (72%)...
  33. pmc Assessment of the vitamin B12 status of pregnant women in Nigeria using plasma holotranscobalamin
    Dorothy J Vanderjagt
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, MSC08 4670, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    ISRN Obstet Gynecol 2011:365894. 2011
    ..28, P < 0.001). These data underscore the importance of supplementing pregnant women in Nigeria with vitamin B12 in order to ensure adequate vitamin B12 status and decrease the risk for neural tube defects...
  34. ncbi request reprint Bioelectrical impedance analysis of the body composition of children and adolescents with sickle cell disease
    Dorothy J Vanderjagt
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131 5221, USA
    J Pediatr 140:681-7. 2002
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of aminoaciduria in severely traumatized patients
    Wei Liu
    Department of Surgery, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, ACC 2nd Floor, 915 Camino de Salud NE, Albuquerque, NM 87131 5341, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 316:123-8. 2002
    ..It has been documented in the literature that hypocalcemia, hypoaminoacidemia, and hyperaminoaciduria are sequelae of trauma. The aminoaciduria of patients with different types and severity of traumatic injuries was investigated...
  36. ncbi request reprint Vitamin B12 deficiency: is it underestimated in pregnant women?
    Robert H Glew
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:241-2. 2006