Ronald A Thisted
Affiliation: University of Chicago
- Dextromethorphan and quinidine in adult patients with uncontrolled painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy: a 29-day, multicenter, open-label, dose-escalation studyRonald A Thisted
Department of Health Studies, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
Clin Ther 28:1607-18. 2006..Pain associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) has a substantial negative impact on patients' quality of life...
- From social structural factors to perceptions of relationship quality and loneliness: the Chicago health, aging, and social relations studyLouise C Hawkley
Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Biopsychological Sciences Building, 940 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:S375-84. 2008..The objective of this study was to test a conceptual model of loneliness in which social structural factors are posited to operate through proximal factors to influence perceptions of relationship quality and loneliness...
- Loneliness as a specific risk factor for depressive symptoms: cross-sectional and longitudinal analysesJohn T Cacioppo
Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago, 5848 South University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Psychol Aging 21:140-51. 2006..These data suggest that loneliness and depressive symptomatology can act in a synergistic effect to diminish well-being in middle-aged and older adults...
- Loneliness predicts reduced physical activity: cross-sectional & longitudinal analysesLouise C Hawkley
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Health Psychol 28:354-63. 2009..To determine cross-sectional and prospective associations between loneliness and physical activity, and to evaluate the roles of social control and emotion regulation as mediators of these associations...
- Loneliness predicts increased blood pressure: 5-year cross-lagged analyses in middle-aged and older adultsLouise C Hawkley
Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, 940 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Psychol Aging 25:132-41. 2010..The effect of loneliness on SBP was independent of age, gender, race or ethnicity, cardiovascular risk factors, medications, health conditions, and the effects of depressive symptoms, social support, perceived stress, and hostility...
- Postoperative maintenance of Crohn's disease remission with 6-mercaptopurine, mesalamine, or placebo: a 2-year trialStephen B Hanauer
Department of Medicine, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Gastroenterology 127:723-9. 2004..The aim of the current trial was to compare 6-mercaptopurine (6-MP) and mesalamine with placebo for the prevention of clinical, endoscopic, and radiographic recurrence of Crohn's disease after resection and ileocolic anastomosis...
- Are there social determinants of health and disease?Ronald A Thisted
Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Perspect Biol Med 46:S65-73. 2003..This suggests that the pathways through which social factors influence health are affected by their interactions with other factors...
- Causes and consequences of kidney loss in patients with nephrolithiasisElaine Worcester
Departments of Medicine and Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Kidney Int 64:2204-13. 2003..It is unknown whether stone formers may safely donate a kidney. Nephrectomy could accelerate stone formation, or loss of filtration with age. We contrast, here, the course of stone patients with two versus one kidney...
- Prognostic value of the duke treadmill score in asymptomatic womenMartha Gulati
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Am J Cardiol 96:369-75. 2005..The role of ST-segment changes and symptoms with stress testing in asymptomatic women does not provide additional prognostic information...
- Exercise capacity and the risk of death in women: the St James Women Take Heart ProjectMartha Gulati
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush Heart Institute, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1725 West Harrison Ave, Suite 020, Chicago, Ill 60612, USA
Circulation 108:1554-9. 2003..The hypothesis that reduced exercise capacity is associated with an increased risk of death was investigated in a cohort of 5721 asymptomatic women who underwent baseline examinations in 1992...
- The prognostic value of a nomogram for exercise capacity in womenMartha Gulati
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, USA
N Engl J Med 353:468-75. 2005..Our objectives were to construct a nomogram to permit determination of predicted exercise capacity for age in women and to assess the predictive value of the nomogram with respect to survival...
- Heart rate response to exercise stress testing in asymptomatic women: the st. James women take heart projectMartha Gulati
Department of Medicine Cardiology and Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
Circulation 122:130-7. 2010..We investigated the association between HR response to exercise testing and age with prognosis in 5437 asymptomatic women...
- Randomized, controlled trial of dextromethorphan/quinidine for pseudobulbar affect in multiple sclerosisHillel S Panitch
Neurology Health Care Service, Fletcher Allen Health Care, University of Vermont, Burlington, 05401, USA
Ann Neurol 59:780-7. 2006....
- Treatment of Crohn's disease: the "long" of itStephen B Hanauer
Gastroenterology 128:2164-6. 2005
- The effects of morphine on human articular cartilage of the knee: an in vitro studyJohn W Jaureguito
East Bay Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Specialists, Fremont, California, USA
Arthroscopy 18:631-6. 2002..The purpose of this study was to determine the metabolic, histologic, and ultrastructural effects of morphine and its combination with saline and bupivacaine on human articular cartilage...