Brad A Racette
Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Fan J, Searles Nielsen S, Faust I, Racette B. Transplant and risk of Parkinson disease. Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2019;: pubmed publisher
..Patients undergoing tissue transplant may have a lower risk of developing PD than the general population. Further studies are needed to determine if this association is causal and if immunosuppressants mediate this association. ..
Criswell S, Warden M, Searles Nielsen S, Perlmutter J, Moerlein S, Sheppard L, et al
. Selective D2 receptor PET in manganese-exposed workers. Neurology. 2018;91:e1022-e1030 pubmed publisher
..65 (95% CI 0.56-4.75) increase in UPDRS3 score. Nigral D2R BPND increased with Mn exposure and clinical parkinsonism, indicating dose-dependent dopaminergic dysfunction of the SN in Mn neurotoxicity. ..
Camacho Soto A, Gross A, Searles Nielsen S, Dey N, Racette B. Inflammatory bowel disease and risk of Parkinson's disease in Medicare beneficiaries. Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2018;50:23-28 pubmed publisher
..006). IBD is associated with a lower risk of developing PD. ..
Racette B, Gross A, Criswell S, Checkoway H, Searles Nielsen S. A screening tool to detect clinical manganese neurotoxicity. Neurotoxicology. 2018;64:12-18 pubmed publisher
Searles Nielsen S, Warden M, Camacho Soto A, Willis A, Wright B, Racette B. A predictive model to identify Parkinson disease from administrative claims data. Neurology. 2017;89:1448-1456 pubmed publisher
..2%. Using only demographic data and selected diagnosis and procedure codes readily available in administrative claims data, it is possible to identify individuals with a high probability of eventually being diagnosed with PD. ..