Michael E Miller

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Group comparisons involving missing data in clinical trials: a comparison of estimates and power (size) for some simple approaches
    M E Miller
    Section on Biostatistics, Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Stat Med 20:2383-97. 2001
  2. pmc The effects of baseline characteristics, glycaemia treatment approach, and glycated haemoglobin concentration on the risk of severe hypoglycaemia: post hoc epidemiological analysis of the ACCORD study
    Michael E Miller
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    BMJ 340:b5444. 2010
  3. pmc Muscle strength and BMI as predictors of major mobility disability in the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders pilot (LIFE-P)
    Anthony P Marsh
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7868, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1376-83. 2011
  4. pmc Changes in cognitive function in a randomized trial of physical activity: results of the lifestyle interventions and independence for elders pilot study
    Jeff D Williamson
    Roena Kulynych Center for Memory and Cognition Research, Department of Medicine, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27151, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:688-94. 2009
  5. pmc Chronic inflammation is associated with low physical function in older adults across multiple comorbidities
    Tina E Brinkley
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:455-61. 2009
  6. pmc Resistance training and pioglitazone lead to improvements in muscle power during voluntary weight loss in older adults
    Anthony P Marsh
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7868, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:828-36. 2013
  7. pmc A lifestyle activity intervention in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Michael J Berry
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, PO Box 7868, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Respir Med 104:829-39. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in prefrail older adults: confidence and satisfaction related to physical function
    W Jack Rejeski
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Box 7868, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:P19-26. 2008
  9. pmc The Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Pilot (LIFE-P): 2-year follow-up
    W Jack Rejeski
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:462-7. 2009
  10. pmc Designing clinical trials of interventions for mobility disability: results from the lifestyle interventions and independence for elders pilot (LIFE-P) trial
    Mark A Espeland
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:1237-43. 2007

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Group comparisons involving missing data in clinical trials: a comparison of estimates and power (size) for some simple approaches
    M E Miller
    Section on Biostatistics, Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Stat Med 20:2383-97. 2001
    ..Surprisingly, under several non-ignorable non-response scenarios, maximum likelihood based analyses can yield equivalent hypothesis tests to those obtained when analysing only the observed data...
  2. pmc The effects of baseline characteristics, glycaemia treatment approach, and glycated haemoglobin concentration on the risk of severe hypoglycaemia: post hoc epidemiological analysis of the ACCORD study
    Michael E Miller
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    BMJ 340:b5444. 2010
    ....
  3. pmc Muscle strength and BMI as predictors of major mobility disability in the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders pilot (LIFE-P)
    Anthony P Marsh
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7868, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1376-83. 2011
    ..To date, there are no studies that have examined the association of strength and body mass index (BMI) on event rates on a widely used performance measure of major mobility disability...
  4. pmc Changes in cognitive function in a randomized trial of physical activity: results of the lifestyle interventions and independence for elders pilot study
    Jeff D Williamson
    Roena Kulynych Center for Memory and Cognition Research, Department of Medicine, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27151, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:688-94. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Chronic inflammation is associated with low physical function in older adults across multiple comorbidities
    Tina E Brinkley
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:455-61. 2009
    ....
  6. pmc Resistance training and pioglitazone lead to improvements in muscle power during voluntary weight loss in older adults
    Anthony P Marsh
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7868, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:828-36. 2013
    ..Demonstrating that muscle strength and power are not adversely affected during "intentional" weight loss in older adults is important given the wide-ranging negative health effects of excess adiposity...
  7. pmc A lifestyle activity intervention in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Michael J Berry
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, PO Box 7868, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Respir Med 104:829-39. 2010
    ..Our purpose was to compare the effectiveness of a traditional exercise therapy (TET) program with a behavioral lifestyle activity program (LAP) in promoting physical activity...
  8. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in prefrail older adults: confidence and satisfaction related to physical function
    W Jack Rejeski
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Box 7868, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:P19-26. 2008
    ..This is an important finding in light of the importance of these process variables in behavior change and quality of life...
  9. pmc The Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Pilot (LIFE-P): 2-year follow-up
    W Jack Rejeski
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:462-7. 2009
    ....
  10. pmc Designing clinical trials of interventions for mobility disability: results from the lifestyle interventions and independence for elders pilot (LIFE-P) trial
    Mark A Espeland
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:1237-43. 2007
    ..Clinical trials to assess interventions for mobility disability are critically needed; however, data for efficiently designing such trials are lacking...
  11. pmc Insomnia in older adults with generalized anxiety disorder
    Gretchen A Brenes
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:465-72. 2009
    ....
  12. pmc The effect of pioglitazone and resistance training on body composition in older men and women undergoing hypocaloric weight loss
    M Kyla Shea
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1636-46. 2011
    ..Additional studies are needed to clarify the observed gender differences and evaluate how these changes in body composition influence functional status...
  13. pmc Evaluation of the late life disability instrument in the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Pilot (LIFE-P) study
    Fang Chi Hsu
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:115. 2010
    ..In this paper we examine the measurement properties of the LLDI using data from the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Pilot (LIFE-P) study...
  14. pmc The effect of intentional weight loss on all-cause mortality in older adults: results of a randomized controlled weight-loss trial
    M Kyla Shea
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:839-46. 2011
    ....
  15. pmc Fat mass loss predicts gain in physical function with intentional weight loss in older adults
    Kristen M Beavers
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:80-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine the independent associations between changes in fat and lean mass and changes in physical function in older, overweight, and obese adults undergoing intentional WL...
  16. pmc Predictors of adherence to physical activity in the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders pilot study (LIFE-P)
    W Jack Rejeski
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Box 7868, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 2:485-94. 2007
    ..A prospective design was used to examine predictors of adherence to a physical activity intervention in older adults with compromised function...
  17. doi request reprint Obesity influences transitional states of disability in older adults with knee pain
    W Jack Rejeski
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:2102-7. 2008
    ....
  18. pmc A randomized controlled trial of telephone-delivered cognitive-behavioral therapy for late-life anxiety disorders
    Gretchen A Brenes
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:707-16. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of cognitive behavioral therapy delivered by telephone (CBT-T) to older adults diagnosed with an anxiety disorder...
  19. doi request reprint Measuring disability in older adults: the International Classification System of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) framework
    W Jack Rejeski
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 8:48-54. 2008
    ..The current project was designed to conduct such as analysis, and then to examine the psychometric properties of a measure that is based on this conceptual structure...
  20. ncbi request reprint Baseline balance and functional decline in older adults with knee pain: the Observational Arthritis Study in Seniors
    Anthony P Marsh
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Gymnasium Building Room 313, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:331-9. 2003
    ..To examine the cross-sectional and longitudinal effect of baseline balance, independent of multiple covariates (sociodemographic variables, comorbidities), on self-reported disability and several measures of functional performance...
  21. pmc Change in 25-hydroxyvitamin D and physical performance in older adults
    Denise K Houston
    Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1207, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:430-6. 2011
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Lower extremity muscle function after strength or power training in older adults
    Anthony P Marsh
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7868, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 17:416-43. 2009
    ..In older adults with compromised function, PT leads to similar increases in strength and larger increases in power than ST...
  23. pmc The effect of randomization to weight loss on total mortality in older overweight and obese adults: the ADAPT Study
    M Kyla Shea
    Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:519-25. 2010
    ..Data from the Arthritis, Diet, and Activity Promotion Trial (ADAPT) were used to determine whether randomization to a weight reduction program was associated with total mortality in overweight/obese older adults...
  24. ncbi request reprint The Reconditioning Exercise and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Trial II (REACT II): rationale and study design for a clinical trial of physical activity among individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Capri G Foy
    Section on Social Sciences and Health Policy, Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 27:135-46. 2006
    ..Other outcomes to be compared between the two interventions include physical function, self-reported physical disability, health-related quality of life, exercise capacity, body composition and inflammatory mediators...
  25. ncbi request reprint Severe hypoglycemia monitoring and risk management procedures in the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) trial
    Denise E Bonds
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:80i-89i. 2007
    ..In addition, translation of the principles behind the monitoring of severe hypoglycemia in ACCORD into feasible strategies for use in clinical practice will be needed...
  26. ncbi request reprint Ability of static and statistical mechanics posturographic measures to distinguish between age and fall risk
    James A Norris
    Biomedical Engineering Department, School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1022, USA
    J Biomech 38:1263-72. 2005
    ..Until such a model exists, however, the statistical mechanics techniques appear to have some advantages over traditional posturographic measures for studying balance control...
  27. pmc Cognitive function and fine motor speed in older women with diabetes mellitus: results from the women's health initiative study of cognitive aging
    Mark A Espeland
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1435-43. 2011
    ..We sought to determine if type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) was associated with accelerated decline in domain-specific measures of cognitive function and fine motor speed...
  28. pmc Lack of association between thiazolidinediones and macular edema in type 2 diabetes: the ACCORD eye substudy
    Walter T Ambrosius
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 128:312-8. 2010
    ..To assess the cross-sectional association of thiazolidinediones with diabetic macular edema (DME)...
  29. pmc Promoting physical activity for elders with compromised function: the lifestyle Interventions and Independence for elders (LIFE) study physical activity intervention
    W Jack Rejeski
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 8:1119-31. 2013
    ..Moreover, the concept of what constitutes "moderate" exercise or an appropriate volume of work is dictated by the physical capacities of each individual and the level of comfort/stability in actually executing a specific prescription. ..
  30. pmc Association between circulating vitamin K1 and coronary calcium progression in community-dwelling adults: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    M Kyla Shea
    Sticht Center on Aging, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:197-208. 2013
    ..Animal studies have shown that vitamin K treatment reduced vascular calcification, but human data are limited...
  31. ncbi request reprint Declines in strength and balance in older adults with chronic knee pain: a 30-month longitudinal, observational study
    Stephen P Messier
    J B Snow Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 47:141-8. 2002
    ....
  32. pmc Lower extremity strength and power are associated with 400-meter walk time in older adults: The InCHIANTI study
    Anthony P Marsh
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7868, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:1186-93. 2006
    ..This study examined the association between lower extremity strength or power with the time to complete a 400-meter walk, and attempted to identify thresholds within the relationship...
  33. ncbi request reprint The Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes Memory in Diabetes Study (ACCORD-MIND): rationale, design, and methods
    Jeff D Williamson
    Roena B Kulynych Center for Memory, Cognition Research, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:112i-122i. 2007
    ..This report presents the design, rationale, and methods of the ACCORD-MIND substudy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Functional status, assistance, and the risk of a community-based move
    M E Miller
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Gerontologist 39:187-200. 1999
    ..Our analysis extends the earlier findings of Wolinsky and colleagues to encompass residential change as an ecological outcome of health decline in old age...
  35. ncbi request reprint The lifestyle interventions and independence for elders (LIFE) pilot study: design and methods
    W Jack Rejeski
    Department of HES, Box 7868, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 26:141-54. 2005
    ..Other goals of this pilot phase include assessments of health-related quality of life and cost-effectiveness...
  36. pmc Age and racial differences in the presentation and treatment of Generalized Anxiety Disorder in primary care
    Gretchen A Brenes
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1128-36. 2008
    ..Further research is needed to better understand the causes of racial differences in treatment...
  37. ncbi request reprint Do optimism and pessimism predict physical functioning?
    Gretchen A Brenes
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1063, USA
    J Behav Med 25:219-31. 2002
    ..001), while optimism was related to performance only on the walking task (p < .05), after controlling for demographic and health variables...
  38. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the 400-m usual-pace walk test as an assessment of mobility limitation in older adults
    Yves M Rolland
    Sticht Center on Aging, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:972-6. 2004
    ..To assess the test-retest reliability of the 400-m usual-pace walk test (400-MWT), and to determine whether the 4-m walk test predicts inability to walk 400 m...
  39. ncbi request reprint Self-efficacy and the progression of functional limitations and self-reported disability in older adults with knee pain
    W J Rejeski
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 56:S261-5. 2001
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Strength, balance, and the modifying effects of obesity and knee pain: results from the Observational Arthritis Study in Seniors (oasis)
    K Jadelis
    J.B. Snow Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 49:884-91. 2001
    ..For stronger knees, however, pain does not appear to be related to balance...
  41. ncbi request reprint Modifiers of change in physical functioning in older adults with knee pain: the Observational Arthritis Study in Seniors (OASIS)
    M E Miller
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27157-1063, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 45:331-9. 2001
    ....
  42. pmc Characterizing upper limb muscle volume and strength in older adults: a comparison with young adults
    Meghan E Vidt
    Virginia Tech Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, NC, USA
    J Biomech 45:334-41. 2012
    ..We conclude that for older adults, MV and IJM are, on average, reduced but the significant linear relationship between MV and IJM is maintained. These results suggest that older adult MV and IJM cannot be simply scaled from young adults...
  43. ncbi request reprint Exercise and depressive symptoms: a comparison of aerobic and resistance exercise effects on emotional and physical function in older persons with high and low depressive symptomatology
    Brenda W J H Penninx
    Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P124-32. 2002
    ..Aerobic and resistance exercise significantly reduced disability and pain and increased walking speed both, and to an equal extent, in persons with high depressive symptomatology and persons with low depressive symptomatology...
  44. ncbi request reprint The timing of change: patterns in transitions in functional status among elderly persons
    R T Anderson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:S17-27. 1998
    ..The predictive and explanatory quality of the two-state model is substantially improved over single-state models, particularly from its ability to identify subgroups of individuals with marked functional status instability...
  45. pmc Constructing common cohorts from trials with overlapping eligibility criteria: implications for comparing effect sizes between trials
    David L Mount
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Clin Trials 6:416-29. 2009
    ..Comparing findings from separate trials is necessary to choose among treatment options, however differences among study cohorts may impede these comparisons...