Morton B Brown

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Control groups appropriate for surgical interventions: ethical and practical issues
    Morton B Brown
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Gastroenterology 126:S164-8. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint A clinical trial of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion versus multiple daily injections in older adults with type 2 diabetes
    William H Herman
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0354, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1568-73. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint A discrete-state discrete-time model using indirect observation
    Deanna J M Isaman
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Stat Med 25:1035-49. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Basal circadian and pulsatile ACTH and cortisol secretion in patients with fibromyalgia and/or chronic fatigue syndrome
    Leslie J Crofford
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 18:314-25. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuroendocrine control of follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) secretion: II. Is follistatin-induced suppression of FSH secretion mediated via changes in activin availability and does it involve changes in gonadotropin-releasing hormone secretion?
    Vasantha Padmanabhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Reproductive Sciences Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0404, USA
    Biol Reprod 66:1395-402. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial of regional cerebral perfusion versus deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: outcomes for infants with functional single ventricle
    Caren S Goldberg
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:880-7. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Social support, quality of life, and self-care behaviors amongAfrican Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Tricia S Tang
    University of Michigan, Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School and Michigan Diabetes Research and Training Center, USA
    Diabetes Educ 34:266-76. 2008
  8. pmc Outcomes following vaginal prolapse repair and mid urethral sling (OPUS) trial--design and methods
    John Wei
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Clin Trials 6:162-71. 2009
  9. pmc Self-management support in "real-world" settings: an empowerment-based intervention
    Tricia S Tang
    Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School and Michigan Diabetes Research and Training Center, University of Michigan, MI, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 79:178-84. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Neuroendocrine control of follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) secretion: III. Is there a gonadotropin-releasing hormone-independent component of episodic FSH secretion in ovariectomized and luteal phase ewes?
    Vasantha Padmanabhan
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Endocrinology 144:1380-92. 2003

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Control groups appropriate for surgical interventions: ethical and practical issues
    Morton B Brown
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Gastroenterology 126:S164-8. 2004
    ..At times, it is necessary to separate the provider of the treatment (the surgeon) from the evaluator of the success of the treatment (a different physician, research nurse, or study coordinator)...
  2. ncbi request reprint A clinical trial of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion versus multiple daily injections in older adults with type 2 diabetes
    William H Herman
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0354, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1568-73. 2005
    ..To compare the efficacy and safety of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII) and multiple daily injection (MDI) in older adults with insulin-treated type 2 diabetes and to assess treatment satisfaction and quality of life...
  3. ncbi request reprint A discrete-state discrete-time model using indirect observation
    Deanna J M Isaman
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Stat Med 25:1035-49. 2006
    ..Next, we use simulation to investigate the finite-sample behaviour of our approach. Finally, we present two examples: a model of diabetic nephropathy and a model of cardiovascular disease in diabetes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Basal circadian and pulsatile ACTH and cortisol secretion in patients with fibromyalgia and/or chronic fatigue syndrome
    Leslie J Crofford
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 18:314-25. 2004
    ..The abnormalities in FMS patients are consistent with loss of HPA axis resiliency...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuroendocrine control of follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) secretion: II. Is follistatin-induced suppression of FSH secretion mediated via changes in activin availability and does it involve changes in gonadotropin-releasing hormone secretion?
    Vasantha Padmanabhan
    Department of Pediatrics, Reproductive Sciences Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0404, USA
    Biol Reprod 66:1395-402. 2002
    ..The slower clearance of total follistatin and the lack of follistatin effects on GnRH secretion suggest that changes in activin bioavailability dictate the level of pituitary FSH secretion and that this is a pituitary-specific effect...
  6. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial of regional cerebral perfusion versus deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: outcomes for infants with functional single ventricle
    Caren S Goldberg
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:880-7. 2007
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Social support, quality of life, and self-care behaviors amongAfrican Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Tricia S Tang
    University of Michigan, Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School and Michigan Diabetes Research and Training Center, USA
    Diabetes Educ 34:266-76. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine social support and its relationship to diabetes-specific quality of life and self-care behaviors in African Americans with type 2 diabetes...
  8. pmc Outcomes following vaginal prolapse repair and mid urethral sling (OPUS) trial--design and methods
    John Wei
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Clin Trials 6:162-71. 2009
    ....
  9. pmc Self-management support in "real-world" settings: an empowerment-based intervention
    Tricia S Tang
    Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School and Michigan Diabetes Research and Training Center, University of Michigan, MI, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 79:178-84. 2010
    ..This study examined the impact of a 6-month, empowerment-based diabetes self-management support (DSMS) intervention on clinical outcomes, self-care behaviors, and quality of life (QOL) compared to a 6-month control period...
  10. ncbi request reprint Neuroendocrine control of follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) secretion: III. Is there a gonadotropin-releasing hormone-independent component of episodic FSH secretion in ovariectomized and luteal phase ewes?
    Vasantha Padmanabhan
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Endocrinology 144:1380-92. 2003
    ..These studies provide the first direct evidence of the existence of an acute GnRH I-independent component of episodic FSH secretion...
  11. ncbi request reprint Use of cholecystokinin-octapeptide for the prevention of parenteral nutrition-associated cholestasis
    Daniel H Teitelbaum
    Department of Surgery, C S Mott Children s Hospital, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0245, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1332-40. 2005
    ..To determine whether cholecystokinin-octapeptide (CCK-OP) would prevent or ameliorate parenteral nutrition-associated cholestasis (PNAC) among high-risk neonates treated with total parenteral nutrition...
  12. ncbi request reprint Parenteral nutrition-associated cholestasis in neonates: multivariate analysis of the potential protective effect of taurine
    Ariel U Spencer
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, and C S Mott Children s Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 29:337-43; discussion 343-4. 2005
    ..We determined whether taurine supplementation reduces the incidence of PNAC in premature or critically ill neonates...
  13. pmc Thiazolidinediones and fractures: evidence from translating research into action for diabetes
    Dori Bilik
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:4560-5. 2010
    ..Thiazolidinedione (TZD) treatment has been associated with fractures. The purpose of this study was to examine the association between TZD treatment and fractures in type 2 diabetic patients...
  14. pmc Thiazolidinediones, cardiovascular disease and cardiovascular mortality: translating research into action for diabetes (TRIAD)
    Dori Bilik
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:715-21. 2010
    ..We compared CVD incidence, cardiovascular (CV), and all-cause mortality in type 2 diabetic patients treated with rosiglitazone or pioglitazone as their only TZD...
  15. ncbi request reprint The direct medical cost of type 2 diabetes
    Michael Brandle
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:2300-4. 2003
    ..To describe the direct medical costs associated with type 2 diabetes, as well as its treatments, complications, and comorbidities...
  16. ncbi request reprint A likelihood approach to analyzing clinical trial data when treatments favor different outcomes
    Leslie Ain McClure
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 27:340-52. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Fetal programming: prenatal testosterone excess leads to fetal growth retardation and postnatal catch-up growth in sheep
    Mohan Manikkam
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls Building, Room 1109 SW, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0404, USA
    Endocrinology 145:790-8. 2004
    ..These findings support the concept that fetal growth retardation and postnatal catch-up growth, early markers of future adult diseases, can also be programmed by prenatal exposure to excess sex steroids...
  18. ncbi request reprint A multicenter study of the outcome of biliary atresia in the United States, 1997 to 2000
    Benjamin L Shneider
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, and Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr 148:467-474. 2006
    ..To determine the prognostic factors and optimal approaches to the diagnosis and management of biliary atresia, the leading indication for liver transplantation in children...
  19. pmc Dissection of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis pathology in 1-month-abstinent alcohol-dependent men, part 2: response to ovine corticotropin-releasing factor and naloxone
    Bryon Adinoff
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75216, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:528-37. 2005
    ..In addition, pulsatile characteristics of corticotropin and cortisol were assessed over a 12-hr period (0800 to 2000 hr)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Shape-invariant modeling of circadian rhythms with random effects and smoothing spline ANOVA decompositions
    Yuedong Wang
    Department of Statistics and Applied Probability, University of California, Santa Barbara, California, USA
    Biometrics 59:804-12. 2003
    ..Patients with major depression had the same circadian shape and phases as normal subjects. However, their 24-hour mean levels were elevated and amplitudes were dampened for some patients...
  21. pmc Dissection of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis pathology in 1-month-abstinent alcohol-dependent men, part 1: adrenocortical and pituitary glucocorticoid responsiveness
    Bryon Adinoff
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75216, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:517-27. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint A population pharmacokinetic model with time-dependent covariates measured with errors
    Lang Li
    Division of Biostatistics, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana 46254, USA
    Biometrics 60:451-60. 2004
    ..Our results show that the 2orderND method performs well, while the 2orderAD method can yield PK parameter estimators that are subject to considerable biases...
  23. ncbi request reprint Estimation and inference for a spline-enhanced population pharmacokinetic model
    Lang Li
    Division of Biostatistics, Indiana University, Indianapolis 46202, USA
    Biometrics 58:601-11. 2002
    ..The interpretation of PK parameters in the model and its flexibility are discussed. The proposed methods are illustrated by application to the data that motivated this article. The model's performance is evaluated through simulation...
  24. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of colpopexy and urinary reduction efforts (CARE): design and methods
    Linda Brubaker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Control Clin Trials 24:629-42. 2003
    ..This trial is designed to provide pelvic surgeons and their patients with scientific data regarding the utility of urodynamics with and without prolapse reduction and the role of colposuspension with sacrocolpopexy...
  25. pmc Prevalence of symptomatic pelvic floor disorders in US women
    Ingrid Nygaard
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, 30 N 1900 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2209, USA
    JAMA 300:1311-6. 2008
    ..No national prevalence estimates derived from the same population-based sample exists for multiple pelvic floor disorders in women in the United States...
  26. pmc Two-year outcomes after sacrocolpopexy with and without burch to prevent stress urinary incontinence
    Linda Brubaker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Urology, Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:49-55. 2008
    ..To report anatomic and functional outcomes 2 years after sacrocolpopexy in stress-continent women with or without prophylactic Burch colposuspension...
  27. pmc Sexual function 6 months after first delivery
    Linda Brubaker
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology and Urology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:1040-4. 2008
    ..To explore the association of anal sphincter laceration and sexual function 6 months postpartum in the Childbirth and Pelvic Symptoms (CAPS) cohort...
  28. ncbi request reprint A multicentered comparison of measurements obtained with microtip and external water pressure transducers
    Andrew F Hundley
    Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 17:400-6. 2006
    ....
  29. pmc The impact of fecal and urinary incontinence on quality of life 6 months after childbirth
    Victoria L Handa
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:636.e1-6. 2007
    ..The objective of the study was to investigate the impact of postpartum fecal incontinence (FI) and urinary incontinence (UI) on quality of life (QOL)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Lower urinary tract symptoms, quality of life and pelvic organ prolapse: irritative bladder and obstructive voiding symptoms in women planning to undergo abdominal sacrocolpopexy for advanced pelvic organ prolapse
    Holly E Richter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    J Urol 178:965-9; discussion 969. 2007
    ..We compared lower urinary tract and voiding symptoms in women with and without symptoms of stress urinary incontinence who were planning to undergo abdominal sacrocolpopexy for pelvic organ prolapse...
  31. ncbi request reprint Spanish language translation of pelvic floor disorders instruments
    Amy E Young
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, 1706 Dryden, Suite 1100, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:1171-8. 2007
    ..Strict translation techniques and testing yielded valid Spanish translations of instruments assessing pelvic symptoms/functional life impact in women with pelvic floor disorders...
  32. ncbi request reprint A computer simulation model of diabetes progression, quality of life, and cost
    Honghong Zhou
    University of Michigan Health System, 3920 Taubman Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0354, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:2856-63. 2005
    ..To develop and validate a comprehensive computer simulation model to assess the impact of screening, prevention, and treatment strategies on type 2 diabetes and its complications, comorbidities, quality of life, and cost...
  33. ncbi request reprint The effect of age on short-term outcomes after abdominal surgery for pelvic organ prolapse
    Holly E Richter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:857-63. 2007
    ..To compare perioperative morbidity and 1-year outcomes of older and younger women undergoing surgery for pelvic organ prolapse (POP)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Fetal phenotypes and neonatal and early childhood outcomes in twins
    Barbara Luke
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1270-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate factors associated with, and postnatal consequences of, altered patterns of fetal growth in twins...
  35. ncbi request reprint Pelvic-floor muscle function in women with pelvic organ prolapse
    Diane F Borello-France
    Department of Physical Therapy, 111 Health Sciences Bldg, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA 15282, USA
    Phys Ther 87:399-407. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether pelvic organ prolapse severity, pelvic symptoms, quality of life, and sexual function differ based on pelvic-floor muscle function in women planning to have prolapse surgery...
  36. pmc The changing risk of infant mortality by gestation, plurality, and race: 1989-1991 versus 1999-2001
    Barbara Luke
    School of Nursing and Health Studies, University of Miami, 5801 Red Rd, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    Pediatrics 118:2488-97. 2006
    ..Our aim was to quantify contemporary infant mortality risks and to evaluate the change by plurality, gestation, and race during the most recent decade...
  37. ncbi request reprint Fecal and urinary incontinence in primiparous women
    Diane Borello-France
    Duquesne University, Department of Physical Therapy, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15282, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:863-72. 2006
    ..To prospectively investigate the relationship between anal sphincter tears and postpartum fecal and urinary incontinence...
  38. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for fecal and urinary incontinence after childbirth: the childbirth and pelvic symptoms study
    Kathryn L Burgio
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, and Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:1998-2004. 2007
    ..To identify risk factors for postpartum FI and UI...