Nicole C Wright

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Study design considerations for a large simple trial of bisphosphonates
    Nicole C Wright
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 25:517-23. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Recent trends in hip fracture rates by race/ethnicity among older US adults
    Nicole C Wright
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 27:2325-32. 2012
  3. doi request reprint From fracture risk prediction to evaluating fracture patterns: recent advances in the epidemiology of osteoporosis
    Nicole C Wright
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 14:205-11. 2012
  4. pmc Rheumatoid arthritis is associated with less optimal hip structural geometry
    Nicole C Wright
    Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Clin Densitom 15:39-48. 2012
  5. pmc Arthritis increases the risk for fractures--results from the Women's Health Initiative
    Nicole C Wright
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:1680-8. 2011
  6. pmc Self-reported osteoarthritis, ethnicity, body mass index, and other associated risk factors in postmenopausal women-results from the Women's Health Initiative
    Nicole C Wright
    Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, Tuscon, Arizona, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1736-43. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Central DXA utilization shifts from office-based to hospital-based settings among medicare beneficiaries in the wake of reimbursement changes
    Jie Zhang
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 27:858-64. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Use of health plan combined with registry data to predict clinical trial recruitment
    Jeffrey R Curtis
    aDivision of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Clin Trials 11:96-101. 2014
  9. pmc Physicians' explanations for apparent gaps in the quality of rheumatology care: results from the US Medicare Physician Quality Reporting System
    Jeffrey R Curtis
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:235-43. 2013
  10. pmc Identifying newly approved medications in Medicare claims data: a case study using tocilizumab
    Jeffrey R Curtis
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:1214-21. 2013

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Study design considerations for a large simple trial of bisphosphonates
    Nicole C Wright
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 25:517-23. 2013
    ..To evaluate design considerations for an osteoporosis large simple trial (LST)...
  2. doi request reprint Recent trends in hip fracture rates by race/ethnicity among older US adults
    Nicole C Wright
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 27:2325-32. 2012
    ..Further research is needed to understand mechanisms responsible for declining rates in some and not others, as hip fractures continue to be a major problem among the elderly...
  3. doi request reprint From fracture risk prediction to evaluating fracture patterns: recent advances in the epidemiology of osteoporosis
    Nicole C Wright
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 14:205-11. 2012
    ..We also discuss recent evaluations of secular trends in fracture incidence...
  4. pmc Rheumatoid arthritis is associated with less optimal hip structural geometry
    Nicole C Wright
    Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Clin Densitom 15:39-48. 2012
    ..Within the WHI-BMD, women with RA group had reduced BMD and structural geometry at baseline, and this reduction was seen at a fixed rate throughout the 9 yr of study...
  5. pmc Arthritis increases the risk for fractures--results from the Women's Health Initiative
    Nicole C Wright
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:1680-8. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship between arthritis and fracture...
  6. pmc Self-reported osteoarthritis, ethnicity, body mass index, and other associated risk factors in postmenopausal women-results from the Women's Health Initiative
    Nicole C Wright
    Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, Tuscon, Arizona, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1736-43. 2008
    ..79, 3.91) women, indicating a significant interactive effect of BMI and ethnicity on odds of OA. In conclusion, OA is a highly prevalent condition in postmenopausal women, and there are differential effects according to ethnicity...
  7. doi request reprint Central DXA utilization shifts from office-based to hospital-based settings among medicare beneficiaries in the wake of reimbursement changes
    Jie Zhang
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 27:858-64. 2012
    ..The reduction in DXA reimbursement was associated with a decrease in the number of DXAs performed in physician offices and fewer physician offices that provided DXA services...
  8. doi request reprint Use of health plan combined with registry data to predict clinical trial recruitment
    Jeffrey R Curtis
    aDivision of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Clin Trials 11:96-101. 2014
    ....
  9. pmc Physicians' explanations for apparent gaps in the quality of rheumatology care: results from the US Medicare Physician Quality Reporting System
    Jeffrey R Curtis
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:235-43. 2013
    ..We described the frequency and nature of physician-reported reasons why recommended care for individual osteoporosis and RA patients was not provided...
  10. pmc Identifying newly approved medications in Medicare claims data: a case study using tocilizumab
    Jeffrey R Curtis
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:1214-21. 2013
    ..Accurately identifying these medications is critical to safety and effectiveness research. Methods to identify medications prior to assignment of specific drug codes have not been well described...
  11. doi request reprint Stronger bone correlates with African admixture in African-American women
    Zhao Chen
    Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 26:2307-16. 2011
    ..However, women with higher percent African admixture had larger reductions in bone strength than non-Hispanic white women during the follow-up...
  12. doi request reprint Potential and pitfalls of using large administrative claims data to study the safety of osteoporosis therapies
    Jie Zhang
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Services Comparative Effectiveness Research Training Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, RPHB 517B, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 13:273-82. 2011
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  13. pmc Using tablet computers compared to interactive voice response to improve subject recruitment in osteoporosis pragmatic clinical trials: feasibility, satisfaction, and sample size
    Amy S Mudano
    Center for Education and Research on Therapeutics CERTs Center for Outcomes Effectiveness Research and Education COERE, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences CCTS, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Patient Prefer Adherence 7:517-23. 2013
    ..Our study looked at a tablet computer versus an integrated voice response system (IVRS) for patient recruitment and screening for an osteoporosis PCT in community physician offices...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of dietary influences on mammographic density in pre- and postmenopausal Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women
    Cynthia A Thomson
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0038, USA
    Menopause 14:243-50. 2007
    ....
  15. pmc Performance evaluation of a multiplex assay for future use in biomarker discovery efforts to predict body composition
    Jennifer W Bea
    Arizona Cancer Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Clin Chem Lab Med 49:817-24. 2011
    ..We sought to determine the best blood fraction for multiplex evaluation of circulating biomarkers in post-menopausal women, and to explore body composition phenotype discrimination by biomarkers...