James E Graham

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Inpatient rehabilitation volume and functional outcomes in stroke, lower extremity fracture, and lower extremity joint replacement
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    Med Care 51:404-12. 2013
  2. pmc Relationship between diabetes codes that affect Medicare reimbursement (tier comorbidities) and outcomes in stroke rehabilitation
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1110-6. 2009
  3. pmc Influence of sex and age on inpatient rehabilitation outcomes among older adults with traumatic brain injury
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:43-50. 2010
  4. pmc Walking speed threshold for classifying walking independence in hospitalized older adults
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    Phys Ther 90:1591-7. 2010
  5. pmc Race/ethnicity and outcomes following inpatient rehabilitation for hip fracture
    James E Graham
    University of Texas Medical Branch, Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:860-6. 2008
  6. pmc Frailty and 10-year mortality in community-living Mexican American older adults
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Gerontology 55:644-51. 2009
  7. pmc Assessing walking speed in clinical research: a systematic review
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:552-62. 2008
  8. pmc Relationship between test methodology and mean velocity in timed walk tests: a review
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:865-72. 2008
  9. pmc Health related quality of life in older Mexican Americans with diabetes: a cross-sectional study
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:39. 2007
  10. pmc Regional variation in stroke rehabilitation outcomes
    Timothy A Reistetter
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 95:29-38. 2014

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. pmc Inpatient rehabilitation volume and functional outcomes in stroke, lower extremity fracture, and lower extremity joint replacement
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    Med Care 51:404-12. 2013
    ..It is unclear if volume-outcome relationships exist in inpatient rehabilitation...
  2. pmc Relationship between diabetes codes that affect Medicare reimbursement (tier comorbidities) and outcomes in stroke rehabilitation
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1110-6. 2009
    ..To examine the extent to which diabetes codes that increase reimbursement (tier comorbidities) under the prospective payment system are related to length of stay and functional outcomes in stroke rehabilitation...
  3. pmc Influence of sex and age on inpatient rehabilitation outcomes among older adults with traumatic brain injury
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:43-50. 2010
    ..Graham JE, Radice-Neumann DM, Reistetter TA, Hammond FM, Dijkers M, Granger CV. Influence of sex and age on inpatient rehabilitation outcomes among older adults with traumatic brain injury...
  4. pmc Walking speed threshold for classifying walking independence in hospitalized older adults
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    Phys Ther 90:1591-7. 2010
    ..Walking speed norms and several risk thresholds for poor health outcomes have been published for community-dwelling older adults. It is unclear whether these values apply to hospitalized older adults...
  5. pmc Race/ethnicity and outcomes following inpatient rehabilitation for hip fracture
    James E Graham
    University of Texas Medical Branch, Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:860-6. 2008
    ..As the U.S. population grows older and more diverse, there is an increasing need to assess and improve outcomes across racial/ethnic cohorts of older hip fracture patients...
  6. pmc Frailty and 10-year mortality in community-living Mexican American older adults
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Gerontology 55:644-51. 2009
    ..Hispanic older adults have relatively high-risk profiles for increased morbidity and disability, yet little is known about how the construct of frailty is related to health trajectories in this population...
  7. pmc Assessing walking speed in clinical research: a systematic review
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:552-62. 2008
    ..To provide a systematic review and describe how assessments of walking speed are reported in the health care literature...
  8. pmc Relationship between test methodology and mean velocity in timed walk tests: a review
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:865-72. 2008
    ..To assess the degree to which test methodology affects outcomes in clinical evaluations of walking speed...
  9. pmc Health related quality of life in older Mexican Americans with diabetes: a cross-sectional study
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:39. 2007
    ..S. is growing at a tremendous rate. While ethnic-related risk and complications of diabetes are widely-acknowledged for older Hispanics, less is known about how health related quality of life is affected in this population...
  10. pmc Regional variation in stroke rehabilitation outcomes
    Timothy A Reistetter
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 95:29-38. 2014
    ..To examine and describe regional variation in outcomes for persons with stroke receiving inpatient medical rehabilitation...
  11. pmc The Uniform Data System for Medical Rehabilitation: report of patients with debility discharged from inpatient rehabilitation programs in 2000-2010
    Rebecca V Galloway
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 92:14-27. 2013
    ..Benchmark data are provided for a national sample of patients who received inpatient rehabilitation for debility...
  12. pmc Thirty-day hospital readmission following discharge from postacute rehabilitation in fee-for-service Medicare patients
    Kenneth J Ottenbacher
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch UTMB, Galveston
    JAMA 311:604-14. 2014
    ..Research is needed to determine the rates and factors related to readmission in this patient population...
  13. pmc Obesity and disability: relation among older adults living in Latin America and the Caribbean
    Soham Al Snih
    Sealy Center on Aging, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0460, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:1282-8. 2010
    ..26, 2.11). The results indicated that obesity is an independent factor contributing to ADL disability in these populations and should be included in future planning to reduce the impact of disability on global health...
  14. pmc Sex differences in mortality among older frail Mexican Americans
    IVONNE MARIE BERGES
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0460, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1647-51. 2009
    ..To examine the association between frailty and 10-year mortality among older men and women of Mexican American origin...
  15. pmc Frailty and incidence of activities of daily living disability among older Mexican Americans
    Soham Al Snih
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0460, USA
    J Rehabil Med 41:892-7. 2009
    ..To examine the association between frailty status and incidence of disability among non-disabled older Mexican Americans...
  16. pmc Mexican Americans and frailty: findings from the Hispanic established populations epidemiologic studies of the elderly
    Kenneth J Ottenbacher
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:673-9. 2009
    ..We examined the prevalence of frailty among Mexican American older adults and explored the correlates associated with becoming frail to determine their affect on disability and morbidity in this population...
  17. pmc Gender and ethnic differences in rehabilitation outcomes after hip-replacement surgery
    IVONNE MARIE BERGES
    Sealy Center on Aging, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, Texas 77555 0460, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 87:567-72. 2008
    ..To examine gender and ethnic differences in functional status and living setting for patients after hip arthroplasty...
  18. pmc Pilot study examining the association between ambulatory activity and falls among hospitalized older adults
    Steve R Fisher
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 77555 0460, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:2090-2. 2011
    ..To examine the ambulatory activity of older patients who had a documented fall during hospitalization for acute illness...
  19. pmc Short Physical Performance Battery in hospitalized older adults
    Steve Fisher
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, TX 77555 0460, USA
    Aging Clin Exp Res 21:445-52. 2009
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  20. pmc Diabetes comorbidity and age influence rehabilitation outcomes after hip fracture
    Timothy A Reistetter
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:1375-7. 2011
    ..To examine the influence of diabetes on length of stay (LOS), functional status, and discharge setting in individuals with hip fracture...
  21. pmc Patterns and correlates of depression in hospitalized older adults
    Carrie A Ciro
    Division, of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 54:202-5. 2012
    ..Post-hospitalization social support and daily living skills appear to be important in the management of follow-up depressive symptoms...
  22. pmc Frailty and health related quality of life in older Mexican Americans
    Meredith C Masel
    The University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston 301 University Blvd Route 1137, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:70. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to elicit the relationship between being non-frail, pre-frail, or frail and health related quality of life in a representative sample of older Mexican Americans surveyed in 2005-2006...
  23. pmc Ambulatory activity of older adults hospitalized with acute medical illness
    Steve R Fisher
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:91-5. 2011
    ..To describe the amount and patterns of ambulatory activity in hospitalized older adults over consecutive hospital days...
  24. pmc Comparing Comorbidity Indices to Predict Post-Acute Rehabilitation Outcomes in Older Adults
    Amit Kumar
    From the Division of Rehabilitation Sciences AK, JEG, AMK, KJO and Institute for Translational Sciences AT, KJO, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas RTI International, Washington, DC AD Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois AD Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice, Brown University LR and Providence VA Medical Center LR, Providence, Rhode Island
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 95:889-898. 2016
    ..Compare 5 comorbidity indices to predict community discharge and functional status following post-acute rehabilitation...
  25. doi request reprint The multicenter benchmarking study of burn injury: A content analysis of the outcome measures using the international classification of functioning, disability and health
    Candice L Osborne
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA Electronic address
    Burns 42:1396-1403. 2016
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  26. pmc Hospital Readmission Following Discharge From Inpatient Rehabilitation for Older Adults With Debility
    Rebecca V Galloway
    R V Galloway, PT, PhD, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 1144 USA
    Phys Ther 96:241-51. 2016
    ..Debility accounts for 10% of inpatient rehabilitation cases among Medicare beneficiaries. Debility has the highest 30-day readmission rate among 6 impairment groups most commonly admitted to inpatient rehabilitation...
  27. pmc Examining the Association Between Comorbidity Indexes and Functional Status in Hospitalized Medicare Fee-for-Service Beneficiaries
    Amit Kumar
    A Kumar, PT, MPH, PhD, Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Rte 1137, Galveston, TX 77555 1137 USA
    Phys Ther 96:232-40. 2016
    ..Medicare data from acute hospitals do not contain information on functional status. This lack of information limits the ability to conduct rehabilitation-related health services research...
  28. pmc Discharge setting for patients with hip fracture: trends from 2001 to 2005
    Tracy U Nguyen-Oghalai
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1063-8. 2008
    ..To examine recent trends in discharge disposition after hospitalization for hip fracture...
  29. pmc In-patient rehabilitation outcomes following lower extremity fracture in patients with pneumonia
    Ijaz Ahmed
    Department of Respiratory Care, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    Respir Care 58:601-6. 2013
    ..We examined the impact of comorbid pneumonia on outcomes for patients with lower extremity fracture receiving in-patient medical rehabilitation services...
  30. doi request reprint Duration to Admission and Hospital Transfers Affect Facility Rankings from the Postacute 30-Day Rehospitalization Quality Measure
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
    Health Serv Res . 2016
    ..To examine changes in facility-level risk-standardized rehospitalization rankings for postacute inpatient rehabilitation facilities after modifying two model parameters...
  31. ncbi request reprint The state-of-the-science: access to postacute care rehabilitation services. A review
    Kenneth J Ottenbacher
    University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:1513-21. 2007
    ..To identify and summarize potential factors that influence access to postacute care (PAC) rehabilitation services...
  32. pmc Small sample research designs for evidence-based rehabilitation: issues and methods
    James E Graham
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1137, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:S111-6. 2012
    ..The challenges and opportunities of applying small-N designs to enhance evidence-based rehabilitation are discussed...
  33. pmc Positive emotion following a stroke
    Glenn V Ostir
    Sealy Center on Aging, Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    J Rehabil Med 40:477-81. 2008
    ..Interest in exploring the positive emotional health of adults has increased. The current study investigated the positive emotion of adults with stroke at discharge from in-patient medical rehabilitation and 3 months post-discharge...
  34. pmc Program Interruptions and Short-Stay Transfers Represent Potential Targets for Inpatient Rehabilitation Care-Improvement Efforts
    Addie Middleton
    From the Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 95:850-861. 2016
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  35. pmc Motor and Cognitive Functional Status Are Associated with 30-day Unplanned Rehospitalization Following Post-Acute Care in Medicare Fee-for-Service Beneficiaries
    Addie Middleton
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 31:1427-1434. 2016
    ..The relationships between the functional domains in the IMPACT Act and 30-day unplanned rehospitalization are poorly understood...
  36. pmc Social Support and Actual Versus Expected Length of Stay in Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities
    Zakkoyya H Lewis
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 97:2068-2075. 2016
    ..To describe impairment-specific patterns in shorter- and longer-than-expected lengths of stay in inpatient rehabilitation, and examine the independent effects of social support on deviations from expected lengths of stay...
  37. doi request reprint Inpatient Walking Activity to Predict Readmission in Older Adults
    Steve R Fisher
    Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health Professions, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 97:S226-31. 2016
    ..In addition, we sought to identify preliminary walking thresholds that could support the targeting of interventions aimed at minimizing rehospitalizations...
  38. pmc The effect of obesity on incidence of disability and mortality in Mexicans aged 50 years and older
    Amit Kumar
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, Estados Unidos de América
    Salud Publica Mex 57:S31-8. 2015
    ..To examine the effect of obesity on incidence of disability and mortality among non-disabled older Mexicans at baseline...
  39. pmc Predictors of 30-Day Readmission Following Inpatient Rehabilitation for Patients at High Risk for Hospital Readmission
    Steve R Fisher
    S R Fisher, PT, PhD, Department of Physical Therapy, The University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 0460 USA
    Phys Ther 96:62-70. 2016
    ..Considering functional recovery during the rehabilitation stay may help clinicians further stratify patient groups at high risk for hospital readmission...
  40. pmc Provider continuity prior to the diagnosis of advanced lung cancer and end-of-life care
    Gulshan Sharma
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e74690. 2013
    ..Little is known about the effect of provider continuity prior to the diagnosis of advanced lung cancer and end-of-life care...
  41. ncbi request reprint The Burn Model Systems outcome measures: a content analysis using the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health
    Candice L Osborne
    a Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Disabil Rehabil . 2016
    ..Though the outcome measures demonstrate good psychometric properties, the question remains whether or not these measures collect data that encompass the entire experience of burn patients over time...
  42. pmc Determinants of use of a walking device in persons with Parkinson's disease
    Mon S Bryant
    Research Service, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 95:1940-5. 2014
    ..To identify determinants for the use of a walking device in persons with Parkinson's disease (PD)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with provision of wheelchairs in older adults
    Amol M Karmarkar
    Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, USA
    Assist Technol 24:155-67. 2012
    ..This information can aid in development of guidelines and improving standards of practice for prescription of wheelchairs for older adults...
  44. ncbi request reprint Effect of active vs. passive recovery on repeat suicide run time
    James E Graham
    Sports Medicine Research Center, Health and Kinesiology Department, Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas 77710, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 17:338-41. 2003
    ..41). Therefore, neither line sequence nor 90-second recovery technique appears to influence subsequent run time when performing 2 maximal-effort suicides...