Jasvinder A Singh

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Opportunities for improving medication use and monitoring in gout
    J A Singh
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Rheumatology Section, One Veteran s Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:1265-70. 2009
  2. pmc Advances in gout: some answers, more questions
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:136. 2010
  3. pmc Individualized patient decision-aid for immunosuppressive drugs in women with lupus nephritis: study protocol of a randomized, controlled trial
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 18:53. 2017
  4. pmc Consensus on draft OMERACT core domains for clinical trials of Total Joint Replacement outcome by orthopaedic surgeons: a report from the International consensus on outcome measures in TJR trials (I-COMiTT) group
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 18:45. 2017
  5. pmc An underlying diagnosis of osteonecrosis of bone is associated with worse outcomes than osteoarthritis after total hip arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 18:8. 2017
  6. doi request reprint Persisting Racial Disparities in Total Shoulder Arthroplasty Utilization and Outcomes
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 3:259-66. 2016
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatments for Lupus Nephritis: A Systematic Review and Network Metaanalysis
    Jasvinder A Singh
    From the Medicine Service, Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California University of Oregon, Portland, Oregon, USA Ottawa Heart Institute and the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada J A Singh, MBBS, MPH, Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, and Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine A Hossain, PhD, Ottawa Heart Institute and the University of Ottawa A Kotb, PhD, Ottawa Heart Institute and the University of Ottawa A Oliveira, PhD, Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham A S Mudano, MPH, Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham J Grossman, MD, Department of Dermatology
    J Rheumatol 43:1801-1815. 2016
  8. pmc Comparative effectiveness of immunosuppressive drugs and corticosteroids for lupus nephritis: a systematic review and network meta-analysis
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Syst Rev 5:155. 2016
  9. pmc Gout: will the "King of Diseases" be the first rheumatic disease to be cured?
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Med 14:180. 2016
  10. pmc Time Trends, Predictors, and Outcome of Emergency Department Use for Gout: A Nationwide US Study
    Jasvinder A Singh
    From the Medicine Service, Birmingham Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham UAB, Birmingham, Alabama Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA J A Singh, MBBS, MPH, Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, and the Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, UAB and the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine S Yu, MS, Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine, and the Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, UAB
    J Rheumatol 43:1581-8. 2016

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  1. doi request reprint Opportunities for improving medication use and monitoring in gout
    J A Singh
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Rheumatology Section, One Veteran s Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:1265-70. 2009
    ..To study patterns and predictors of medication use and laboratory monitoring in gout...
  2. pmc Advances in gout: some answers, more questions
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:136. 2010
    ..3%), febuxostat 80 mg/day (1.2%) and allopurinol groups (0.9%). A meta-analysis of safety data from published studies is presented...
  3. pmc Individualized patient decision-aid for immunosuppressive drugs in women with lupus nephritis: study protocol of a randomized, controlled trial
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 18:53. 2017
    ..We designed a study to assess the effectiveness of individualized, computerized patient decision-aid for immunosuppressive drugs for lupus nephritis compared to a standard pamphlet for patient decision-making...
  4. pmc Consensus on draft OMERACT core domains for clinical trials of Total Joint Replacement outcome by orthopaedic surgeons: a report from the International consensus on outcome measures in TJR trials (I-COMiTT) group
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 18:45. 2017
    ..Our objective was to achieve an International consensus by orthopaedic surgeons on the OMERACT core domain/area set for TJR clinical trials...
  5. pmc An underlying diagnosis of osteonecrosis of bone is associated with worse outcomes than osteoarthritis after total hip arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 18:8. 2017
    ..Our objective was to examine if a diagnosis of osteonecrosis was associated with complications, mortality and readmission rates after THA...
  6. doi request reprint Persisting Racial Disparities in Total Shoulder Arthroplasty Utilization and Outcomes
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 3:259-66. 2016
    ..The purpose was to study whether racial disparities in total shoulder arthroplasty (TSA) utilization and outcomes have declined over time...
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatments for Lupus Nephritis: A Systematic Review and Network Metaanalysis
    Jasvinder A Singh
    From the Medicine Service, Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California University of Oregon, Portland, Oregon, USA Ottawa Heart Institute and the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada J A Singh, MBBS, MPH, Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, and Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine A Hossain, PhD, Ottawa Heart Institute and the University of Ottawa A Kotb, PhD, Ottawa Heart Institute and the University of Ottawa A Oliveira, PhD, Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham A S Mudano, MPH, Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham J Grossman, MD, Department of Dermatology
    J Rheumatol 43:1801-1815. 2016
    ..To compare benefits and harms of lupus nephritis (LN) induction and maintenance treatments...
  8. pmc Comparative effectiveness of immunosuppressive drugs and corticosteroids for lupus nephritis: a systematic review and network meta-analysis
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Syst Rev 5:155. 2016
    ..Our objective was to assess the comparative benefits and harms of immunosuppressive drugs and corticosteroids in lupus nephritis...
  9. pmc Gout: will the "King of Diseases" be the first rheumatic disease to be cured?
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Med 14:180. 2016
    ..We now recognize the important role that environment and genetics play in the causation of gout. A focus on the cardiac, renal, and metabolic comorbidities of gout will help translational research and discovery over the next decade...
  10. pmc Time Trends, Predictors, and Outcome of Emergency Department Use for Gout: A Nationwide US Study
    Jasvinder A Singh
    From the Medicine Service, Birmingham Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham UAB, Birmingham, Alabama Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA J A Singh, MBBS, MPH, Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, and the Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, UAB and the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine S Yu, MS, Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine, and the Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, UAB
    J Rheumatol 43:1581-8. 2016
    ..To assess gout-related emergency department (ED) use/charges and discharge disposition...
  11. ncbi request reprint The OMERACT First-time Participant ("Newbie") Program: Initial Assessment and Lessons Learned
    Victor S Sloan
    From Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey UCB Biosciences Inc, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA OMERACT, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Department of Internal Medicine II Rheumatology, Clinical Immunology, Osteology, Physical Therapy, and Sports Medicine, Schlosspark Klinik, Teaching Hospital of the Charite, University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany Ottawa Heart Institute and University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada University of Alabama at Birmingham and Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA V S Sloan, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, and UCB Biosciences Inc S Grosskleg, MS, Secretariat, OMERACT, University of Ottawa C Pohl, MD, Department of Internal Medicine II Rheumatology, Clinical Immunology, Osteology, Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine, John Radcliffe Hospital
    J Rheumatol . 2015
    ..To describe the experience of a first-time participant ("newbie") training program at the Outcome Measures in Rheumatology 12 meeting in 2014...
  12. pmc Do pessimists report worse outcomes after total hip arthroplasty?
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 17:203. 2016
    ..We investigated this hypothesis using self-reported hip pain and hip function 2- years after total hip arthroplasty (THA)...
  13. pmc Clinically important improvement thresholds for Harris Hip Score and its ability to predict revision risk after primary total hip arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Medicine, Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, University of Alabama, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street S, Birmingham, AL, 35294, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 17:256. 2016
    ..Some aspects of validity are missing for the Harris Hip Score (HHS). Our objective was to examine the clinically meaningful change thresholds, responsiveness and the predictive ability of the HHS questionnaire...
  14. pmc Emergency Department and Inpatient Healthcare utilization due to Hypertension
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 16:303. 2016
    ..Our study objective was to describe the emergency department (ED) and subsequent hospitalization related health care utilization and charges due to hypertension in the U.S...
  15. pmc Racial differences in health-related quality of life and functional ability in patients with gout
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 56:103-112. 2017
    ..To compare the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and the functional ability by race in patients with gout...
  16. pmc Cytokine and neuropeptide levels are associated with pain relief in patients with chronically painful total knee arthroplasty: a pilot study
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, 700 19th St S, Birmingham, AL, 35233, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 18:17. 2017
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  17. pmc Allopurinol and the risk of stroke in older adults receiving medicare
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Neurol 16:164. 2016
    ..Our objective was to assess whether allopurinol use is associated with the risk of stroke in the elderly...
  18. doi request reprint Infections With Biologics in Rheumatoid Arthritis and Related Conditions: a Scoping Review of Serious or Hospitalized Infections in Observational Studies
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street S, Birmingham, AL, 35294, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 18:61. 2016
    ..Past history of serious infections, glucocorticoid dose, and older age were other important predictors of risk of serious infections in patients treated with biologics. ..
  19. pmc Risk of serious infections with immunosuppressive drugs and glucocorticoids for lupus nephritis: a systematic review and network meta-analysis
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, 35233, USA
    BMC Med 14:137. 2016
    ..To perform a systematic review and network meta-analysis (NMA) to compare the risk of serious infections with immunosuppressive medications and glucocorticoids in lupus nephritis...
  20. pmc Allopurinol reduces the risk of myocardial infarction (MI) in the elderly: a study of Medicare claims
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 18:209. 2016
    ..Therefore, our objective was to assess whether allopurinol use is associated with a reduction in the risk of MI in the elderly...
  21. doi request reprint Achieving Consensus on Total Joint Replacement Trial Outcome Reporting Using the OMERACT Filter: Endorsement of the Final Core Domain Set for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement Trials for Endstage Arthritis
    Jasvinder A Singh
    From the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama Department of Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA University of Melbourne Department of Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Department of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona Weill Cornell Medical School and Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York Healthy Motivation, and Global Alliance for Musculoskeletal Health, the Bone and Joint Decade, Santa Barbara, California, USA Department of Psychology, Health and Technology, University of Twente, Enschede, the Netherlands As part of the supplement series OMERACT 13, this report was reviewed internally and approved by the Guest Editors for integrity, accuracy, and consistency with scientific and ethical standards J A Singh, MBBS, MPH, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham and Staff Physician, Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Research Collaborator, Department of Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine M M Dowsey, PhD, National Health and Medical Research Council Clinical Research Fellow, University of Melbourne Department of Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital M Dohm
    J Rheumatol . 2017
    ..Discussion and endorsement of the OMERACT total joint replacement (TJR) core domain set for total hip replacement (THR) and total knee replacement (TKR) for endstage arthritis; and next steps for selection of instruments...
  22. pmc Sex differences in characteristics, utilization, and outcomes of patient undergoing total elbow arthroplasty: a study of the US nationwide inpatient sample
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 35:723-31. 2016
    ..TEA utilization in the USA more than doubled in the last 14 years, with rates higher in females than males. Females had better outcomes after TEA than men. Preoperative risk communication should be sex-specific based on these data...
  23. pmc A cross-sectional internet-based patient survey of the management strategies for gout
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 16:90. 2016
    ..Our objective was to assess ULT use and adherence and patient preference for non-pharmacological interventions by patients with gout, using a cross-sectional survey...
  24. doi request reprint Does rural residence impact total ankle arthroplasty utilization and outcomes?
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 35:381-6. 2016
    ..Our study demonstrated an absence of any evidence of rural-urban differences in TAA outcomes. The rural-urban differences in TAA utilization noted in 2003 were no longer significant in 2011...
  25. pmc Utilization due to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and its predictors: a study using the U.S. National Emergency Department Sample (NEDS)
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Respir Res 17:1. 2016
    ..Our objective was to assess time-trends and predictors of emergency department and subsequent inpatient health care utilization and charges associated with COPD in the U.S...
  26. pmc Validation of the Mayo Hip Score: construct validity, reliability and responsiveness to change
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street S, Birmingham, AL, 35294, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 17:39. 2016
    ..Our main objective was to examine the responsiveness to change, association with subsequent revision and the construct validity of the Mayo hip score...
  27. pmc Time trends in total ankle arthroplasty in the USA: a study of the National Inpatient Sample
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 35:239-45. 2016
    ..Underlying diagnosis and medical comorbidity changed over time and both can impact outcomes after TAA. Further studies should examine how the outcomes and complications of TAA have evolved over time...
  28. doi request reprint Are there racial disparities in utilization and outcomes after total elbow arthroplasty?
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Rheumatol Int 35:1479-87. 2015
    ..66) or 2009-2010 (p = 0.59) periods. In this study, we found persisting racial disparities in TEA utilization rates. No White-Black disparities were noted in TEA outcomes, except slight differences in discharge disposition...
  29. pmc Current tobacco use is associated with higher rates of implant revision and deep infection after total hip or knee arthroplasty: a prospective cohort study
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, VA Medical Center, Faculty Office Tower, 510, 20th Street South, 805B, Birmingham, AL, 35294, USA
    BMC Med 13:283. 2015
    ..We aimed to compare the rates of complications in current tobacco users and non-users who underwent primary total hip arthroplasty (THA) or total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  30. doi request reprint Investigational drugs for hyperuricemia
    Hania Shahid
    University of Alabama, Department of Medicine at School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at School of Public Health, Birmingham, AL, USA 1 205 996 5885 1 205 996 9685
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 24:1013-30. 2015
    ..The unmet need and the growing prevalence of hyperuricemia and its complications worldwide have pushed investigators to identify new agents to manage hyperuricemia...
  31. doi request reprint Barriers to Medication Decision Making in Women with Lupus Nephritis: A Formative Study using Nominal Group Technique
    Jasvinder A Singh
    From the Medicine Service, Birmingham Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center Department of Medicine at School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at School of Public Health, and Department of Health Services Administration at School of Health Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA J A Singh, MBBS, MPH, Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, and Department of Medicine at School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine H Qu, PhD, MSHA, Department of Health Services Administration at School of Health Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham J Yazdany, MD, MPH, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco W Chatham, MD, PhD, Department of Medicine at School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham M Dall era, MD, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco R M Shewchuk, PhD, Universidad de Alcal
    J Rheumatol 42:1616-23. 2015
    ..To assess the perspectives of women with lupus nephritis on barriers to medication decision making...
  32. pmc Risk of serious infection in biological treatment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA Electronic address
    Lancet 386:258-65. 2015
    ..We did a systematic review and meta-analysis of serious infections in patients treated with biological drugs compared with those treated with traditional DMARDs...
  33. pmc Trends in and disparities for acute myocardial infarction: an analysis of Medicare claims data from 1992 to 2010
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 510 S 20th Street, Faculty Office Tower 805B, Birmingham, AL, 35294, UK
    BMC Med 12:190. 2014
    ..It is unknown whether previously reported disparities for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) by race and sex have declined over time...
  34. pmc Predictors of pain medication use for arthroplasty pain after revision total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 53:1752-8. 2014
    ..Our objective was to study the use of pain medications for persistent knee pain and their predictors after revision total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  35. pmc Are outcomes after total knee arthroplasty worsening over time? A time-trends study of activity limitation and pain outcomes
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, England
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 15:440. 2014
    ..To examine whether function and pain outcomes of patients undergoing primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA) are changing over time...
  36. pmc Increasing obesity and comorbidity in patients undergoing primary total hip arthroplasty in the U.S.: a 13-year study of time trends
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 15:441. 2014
    ..Our objective was to examine the time-trends in key demographic and clinical characteristics of patients undergoing primary total hip arthroplasty (THA)...
  37. pmc Biomarkers in arthroplasty: a systematic review
    Marty T Mertens
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Open Orthop J 5:92-105. 2011
    ..We conclude that the majority of the biomarkers currently lack the evidence to be considered as biomarkers for arthroplasty outcomes. Further studies are needed...
  38. pmc Diagnosis and management of infected total knee arthroplasty
    Niraj V Kalore
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center and University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Open Orthop J 5:86-91. 2011
    ..We examine the literature on each of the diagnostic modalities and treatment options in brief and explain their current significance...
  39. pmc Epidemiology of knee and hip arthroplasty: a systematic review
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Open Orthop J 5:80-5. 2011
    ..This article reviews the current published literature in the area and highlights the main findings...
  40. pmc Diabetes: a risk factor for poor functional outcome after total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America Department of Medicine at School of Medicine, and Division of Epidemiology at School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e78991. 2013
    ..To assess the association of diabetes with postoperative limitation of activities of daily living (ADLs) after primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  41. pmc Patient-level improvements in pain and activities of daily living after total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 53:313-20. 2014
    ..To study patient-level improvements in pain and limitations of key activities of daily living (ADLs) after primary or revision total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  42. pmc Underlying diagnosis predicts patient-reported outcomes after revision total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 53:361-6. 2014
    ..To assess the association of underlying diagnosis with outcomes after revision total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  43. pmc Medical comorbidity is associated with persistent index hip pain after total hip arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Pain Med 14:1222-9. 2013
    ..To characterize whether medical comorbidity predicts persistent moderate-severe pain after total hip arthroplasty (THA)...
  44. pmc Patients with osteoarthritis and avascular necrosis have better functional outcomes and those with avascular necrosis worse pain outcomes compared to rheumatoid arthritis after primary hip arthroplasty: a cohort study
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and the Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Med 11:210. 2013
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  45. pmc Sex and surgical outcomes and mortality after primary total knee arthroplasty: a risk-adjusted analysis
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:1095-102. 2013
    ..Knee OA is more prevalent among women compared to men, but there are limited data on the sex differences in surgical outcomes after primary TKA...
  46. pmc Operative diagnosis for revision total hip arthroplasty is associated with patient-reported outcomes (PROs)
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:210. 2013
    ..In this study, our objective was to assess the association of operative diagnosis with patient-reported outcomes (PROs) after revision THA...
  47. pmc Predictors of periprosthetic fracture after total knee replacement: an analysis of 21,723 cases
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Acta Orthop 84:170-7. 2013
    ..Most published studies have not comprehensively assessed clinical and demographic predictors. We wanted to determine the incidence and predictors of postoperative periprosthetic fracture after primary and revision TKR...
  48. pmc Ipsilateral lower extremity joint involvement increases the risk of poor pain and function outcomes after hip or knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    BMC Med 11:144. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the association of ipsilateral knee/hip joint involvement on short-term and medium-term pain and function outcomes after THA/TKA...
  49. pmc Patient-level clinically meaningful improvements in activities of daily living and pain after total hip arthroplasty: data from a large US institutional registry
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:1109-18. 2013
    ..To characterize patient-level clinically meaningful improvements in pain and limitation of key activities of daily living (ADLs) after primary or revision total hip arthroplasty (THA)...
  50. pmc Income and patient-reported outcomes (PROs) after primary total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute are Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, 700 19th Street South Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    BMC Med 11:62. 2013
    ..To assess whether income is associated with patient-reported outcomes (PROs) after primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  51. pmc Medical and psychological comorbidity predicts poor pain outcomes after total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, Birmingham VA Medical Center, AL, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:916-23. 2013
    ..To study comorbidity correlates of moderate to severe pain after total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  52. pmc Harms of TNF inhibitors in rheumatic diseases: a focused review of the literature
    Archana Jain
    Department of Medicine at School of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Immunotherapy 5:265-99. 2013
    ..Elderly patients appear to be at increased risk of incident or worsening heart failure with anti-TNF biologic use...
  53. doi request reprint Emerging therapies for gout
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Expert Opin Emerg Drugs 17:511-8. 2012
    ..When not treated optimally, chronic inflammation can lead to chronic pain, joint destruction and deformities and decrements in function and quality of life...
  54. pmc Racial and gender disparities among patients with gout
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 15:307. 2013
    ..These should be investigated in future studies...
  55. pmc Periprosthetic infections after shoulder hemiarthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1304-9. 2012
    ..To examine the rates and predictors of deep periprosthetic infections after shoulder hemiarthroplasty...
  56. pmc Periprosthetic infections after total shoulder arthroplasty: a 33-year perspective
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1534-41. 2012
    ..To examine the rates and predictors of deep periprosthetic infections after primary total shoulder arthroplasty (TSA)...
  57. pmc Peptic ulcer disease and heart disease are associated with periprosthetic fractures after total hip replacement
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, AL, USA
    Acta Orthop 83:353-9. 2012
    ..We therefore assessed whether medical comorbidity is associated with risk of periprosthetic fractures after total hip replacement (THR)...
  58. pmc Periprosthetic fractures associated with primary total shoulder arthroplasty and primary humeral head replacement: a thirty-three-year study
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:1777-85. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the frequency of, and risk factors for, periprosthetic fractures during and after shoulder arthroplasty...
  59. pmc Risk factors for revision surgery after humeral head replacement: 1,431 shoulders over 3 decades
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1039-44. 2012
    ..To assess the long-term risk of revision surgery and its predictors after humeral head replacement (HHR)...
  60. ncbi request reprint Summary of AHRQ's comparative effectiveness review of drug therapy for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in adults--an update
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine and Epidemiology, Division of Clinical Immunology Rheumatology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294 USA
    J Manag Care Pharm 18:S1-18. 2012
    ..The report reveals there is still much research to be done concerning the side effects of these agents and their influence in different patient subgroups...
  61. pmc Stem cells and other innovative intra-articular therapies for osteoarthritis: what does the future hold?
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    BMC Med 10:44. 2012
    ..Several additional promising new OA treatments are on the horizon, but challenges remain to finding safe and effective local and systemic therapies for OA.Please see related article: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2474/12/259...
  62. pmc Cardiopulmonary complications after primary shoulder arthroplasty: a cohort study
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:689-97. 2012
    ..To study the frequency and predictors of 90-day cardiopulmonary complications following primary shoulder arthroplasty...
  63. pmc Can racial disparities in optimal gout treatment be reduced? Evidence from a randomized trial
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    BMC Med 10:15. 2012
    ..This approach will likely help to narrow the documented racial disparities in gout care. Please see related article: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2474/13/15...
  64. pmc Applying science in practice: the optimization of biological therapy in rheumatoid arthritis
    Sofia Ramiro
    Maastricht University Medical Center, PO Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:220. 2010
    ..We suggest that cycling of biological agents, until remission is achieved or until the most effective agent for that individual patient is determined, deserves consideration in the current stage of knowledge...
  65. pmc Health-related quality of life in veterans with prevalent total knee arthroplasty and total hip arthroplasty
    J A Singh
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Rheumatology 111R, One Veteran s Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:1826-31. 2008
    ..To study the HRQOL in veterans with prevalent total knee arthroplasty (TKA) or total hip arthroplasty (THA) and compare them with age- and gender-matched US population and control veteran population without these procedures...
  66. doi request reprint Intra-articular botulinum toxin A as an adjunctive therapy for refractory joint pain in patients with rheumatoid arthritis receiving biologics: a report of two cases
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center and University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Joint Bone Spine 76:190-4. 2009
    ..Intra-articular BoNT/A may be an additional therapeutic option in RA patients with persistent monoarthritis. A randomized study is underway to confirm these findings...
  67. pmc Health care utilization in patients with spondyloarthropathies
    J A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:272-6. 2009
    ..To study health care utilization in veterans with SpAs...
  68. doi request reprint Effect of resistance exercise on bone mineral density in premenopausal women
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Rheumatology, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, 55417 MN, USA
    Joint Bone Spine 76:273-80. 2009
    ..To assess the effect of 9 months of strength training on total body and regional bone mineral density (BMD, g/cm(2)) in 58 premenopausal women aged 30-50 years...
  69. pmc Quality of life and quality of care for patients with gout
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, Rheumatology 111R, One Veteran s Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 11:154-60. 2009
    ..Further, evidence suggests that the quality of care provided to patients with gout may also impact health-related quality of life. This article reviews evidence concerning quality of care and quality of life for patients with gout...
  70. doi request reprint Intra-articular botulinum toxin A for refractory shoulder pain: a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service at the VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Transl Res 153:205-16. 2009
    ..These data provide evidence to support the efficacy of this novel neurotoxin therapy that needs to be confirmed in a multicenter, randomized trial...
  71. pmc Effect of comorbidity on quality of life of male veterans with prevalent primary total knee arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 28:1083-9. 2009
    ..Medical and psychiatric comorbidity impacts physical and mental/emotional HRQoL in patients with primary TKA. The impact differs by comorbidity. Higher comorbidity load negatively impacts both physical and mental/emotional HRQoL...
  72. pmc Higher comorbidity, poor functional status and higher health care utilization in veterans with prevalent total knee arthroplasty or total hip arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 28:1025-33. 2009
    ..Poorer function and higher comorbidity and utilization in veterans with TKA/THA suggest that this group is appropriate for interventions targeted at improving function and decreasing utilization...
  73. doi request reprint Discordance between self-report of physician diagnosis and administrative database diagnosis of arthritis and its predictors
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Rheumatology Section, Medicine Service, Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, and the Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:2000-8. 2009
    ..To study predictors of discordance between self-reported physician diagnosis and administrative database diagnosis of arthritis...
  74. pmc Trial sample size, but not trial quality, is associated with positive study outcome
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Medicine, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Rheumatology Office 111 R, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis MN 55417, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:154-62. 2010
    ..To assess whether the reported trial quality or trial characteristics are associated with the trial outcome...
  75. pmc Age, gender, obesity, and depression are associated with patient-related pain and function outcome after revision total hip arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Rheumatol 28:1419-30. 2009
    ..7 (1.1, 2.7). Obesity and depression, considered modifiable clinical factors, were important independent predictors of pain, functional limitation and use of pain medications, following revision THA...
  76. pmc Accuracy of Veterans Affairs databases for diagnoses of chronic diseases
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A126. 2009
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  77. doi request reprint Assessment of the methodologic quality of medical and surgical clinical trials in patients with arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, and Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:2642-54. 2009
    ..To assess the methodological quality of randomized controlled trials (RCT) of medical and surgical therapy in patients with arthroplasty...
  78. pmc A network meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of biologics for rheumatoid arthritis: a Cochrane overview
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Medicine, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, USA
    CMAJ 181:787-96. 2009
    ..We sought to compare the benefits and safety of 6 biologics (abatacept, adalimumab, anakinra, etanercept, infliximab and rituximab) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis...
  79. pmc Predictors of moderate-severe functional limitation after primary Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA): 4701 TKAs at 2-years and 2935 TKAs at 5-years
    J A Singh
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 18:515-21. 2010
    ..Investigate whether body mass index (BMI), comorbidity, gender and age predict patient-reported functional limitation 2- and 5-years after primary Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA)...
  80. pmc A national survey of Veterans Affairs rheumatologists for relevance of quality of care indicators for gout management
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center and University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 45294, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:1306-11. 2010
    ..To determine the relevance of current gout quality indicators (QIs)...
  81. doi request reprint Golimumab for rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic review
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 820 Faculty Office Tower, Room 805B, Birmingham, AL 35294 3708, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:1096-104. 2010
    ..To perform a Cochrane systematic review of benefit (American College of Rheumatology 50% improvement criteria; ACR50) and safety (adverse events and withdrawals) of golimumab in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  82. pmc Predictors of pain and use of pain medications following primary Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA): 5,707 THAs at 2-years and 3,289 THAs at 5-years
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:90. 2010
    ..Study pain and use of pain medications and their predictors after primary Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA)...
  83. doi request reprint Pessimistic explanatory style: a psychological risk factor for poor pain and functional outcomes two years after knee replacement
    J A Singh
    University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 92:799-806. 2010
    ..We conclude that a pessimistic explanatory style is associated with worse pain and functional outcomes two years after total knee replacement...
  84. pmc Intraarticular botulinum toxin A for refractory painful total knee arthroplasty: a randomized controlled trial
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:2377-86. 2010
    ..To assess short-term efficacy of single intraarticular botulinum toxin (IA-BoNT/A) injection in patients with chronically painful total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in a randomized, placebo-controlled, triple-blind study...
  85. pmc Health care utilization in patients with gout
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center and University of Alabama 35294, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 40:501-11. 2011
    ..To study health care utilization patterns in patients with gout...
  86. pmc Preferred roles in treatment decision making among patients with cancer: a pooled analysis of studies using the Control Preferences Scale
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:688-96. 2010
    ..To collect normative data, assess differences between demographic groups, and indirectly compare US and Canadian medical systems relative to patient expectations of involvement in cancer treatment decision making...
  87. pmc Accuracy of VA databases for diagnoses of knee replacement and hip replacement
    J A Singh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 18:1639-42. 2010
    ..To examine the validity of International Classification of Diseases-Ninth Revision (ICD-9) and Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes for knee replacement and hip replacement in Veterans Affairs (VA) databases...
  88. doi request reprint Tocilizumab for rheumatoid arthritis: a Cochrane systematic review
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 820 Faculty Office Tower, Room 805B, Birmingham, AL 35294 3708, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:10-20. 2011
    ..to compare the benefit and safety of tocilizumab to placebo in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  89. pmc Predictors of activity limitation and dependence on walking aids after primary total hip arthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:2387-93. 2010
    ..To study function outcomes and their predictors after primary total hip arthroplasty (THA)...
  90. doi request reprint Surgery for shoulder osteoarthritis: a Cochrane systematic review
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 3408, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:598-605. 2011
    ..To determine the benefits and harm of surgery for shoulder osteoarthritis (OA)...
  91. doi request reprint Botulinum toxin for shoulder pain: a cochrane systematic review
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294 3408, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:409-18. 2011
    ..To perform a Cochrane Systematic Review of benefits and harms of botulinum toxin for shoulder pain...
  92. pmc Risk factors for gout and prevention: a systematic review of the literature
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute care Research and Transitions C SMART, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 23:192-202. 2011
    ..Data from relevant articles meeting inclusion criteria were extracted using standardized forms...
  93. pmc Responsiveness differences in outcome instruments after revision hip arthroplasty: what are the implications?
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:107. 2011
    ..The responsiveness statistics for both scales were reasonable, higher for Harris Hip Score than SF-36. This is the first study to examine responsiveness of these instruments in revision THA patients in a systematic fashion...
  94. pmc Validation of pain and patient global scales in chronic gout: data from two randomised controlled trials
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service and Center for Surgical Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Alabama, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:1277-81. 2011
    ..To assess validity of pain and patient global scales in gout...
  95. pmc Smoking and outcomes after knee and hip arthroplasty: a systematic review
    Jasvinder A Singh
    University of Alabama, Faculty Office Tower 805B, 510 20th Street S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:1824-34. 2011
    ..The objective of this systematic review was to assess the association of smoking and postoperative outcomes following total hip arthroplasty (THA) or total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  96. pmc Hospital volume and surgical outcomes after elective hip/knee arthroplasty: a risk-adjusted analysis of a large regional database
    Jasvinder A Singh
    VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 63:2531-9. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship between hospital procedure volume and surgical outcomes following elective primary total hip arthroplasty/total knee arthroplasty (THA/TKA)...