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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: MUSCULOSKELETAL HEALTH IN THE ELDERLY Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

The recent prevalence of Osteoporosis and low bone mass in the United States based on bone mineral density at the Femoral Neck or Lumbar Spine - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wright, N.C., Looker, A.C., Saag, K.G., Curtis, J.R., Delzell, E.S., Randall, S., Dawson-Hughes, B. 2014. The recent prevalence of Osteoporosis and low bone mass in the United States based on bone mineral density at the Femoral Neck or Lumbar Spine. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. DOI:10.1002/jbmr.2269.
In response to Bolland and colleagues – The effect of vitamin D supplementation on skeletal, vascular, or cancer outcomes: a trial sequential meta-analysis - (Other)
(17-Mar-14)
Effect of supplemental vitamin D and calcium on serum sclerostin levels - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dawson-Hughes, B., Harris, S., Ceglia, L., Palermo, N. 2014. Effect of supplemental vitamin D and calcium on serum sclerostin levels. European Journal of Endocrinology. 170(4):645-650.
The clinical diagnosis of Osteoporosis: A position statement from the National Bone Health Alliance working group - (Other)
Siris, E.S., Adler, R., Bilesikian, J., Bolognese, M., Dawson-Hughes, B., Favus, M.J., Harris, S.T., Jan De Beur, S.M., Khosla, S., Lane, N.E., Lindsay, R., Nana, A.D., Orwoll, E.S., Saag, K., Silverman, S., Watts, N.B. 2014. The clinical diagnosis of Osteoporosis: A position statement from the National Bone Health Alliance working group. Osteoporosis International. 25(5):1439-1443.
A randomized study on the effect of Vitamin D3 supplementation on skeletal muscle morphology and Vitamin D receptor concentration in older women - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ceglia, L., Niramitmahapanya, S., Da Silva Morais, M., Rivas, D.A., Harris, S., Bischoff-Ferrari, H., Fielding, R.A., Dawson-Hughes, B. 2013. A randomized study on the effect of Vitamin D3 supplementation on skeletal muscle morphology and Vitamin D receptor concentration in older women. Clinical Endocrinology. 98(12):E1937-1935.
Is there a reverse J-shaped association between 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and all-cause mortality? Results from the US Nationally Representative NHANES - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sempos, C., Durazo-Arvizu, R., Dawson-Hughes, B., Yetley, E., Looker, A., Schleicher, R., Cao, G., Burt, V., Kramer, H., Bailey, R., Dwyer, J., Zhang, C., Wilger, J., Rovner, A., Coates, P., Picciano, M. 2013. Is there a reverse J-shaped association between 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and all-cause mortality? Results from the US Nationally Representative NHANES. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 98(7):3001-3009.
Relationship of bone mineral density to progression of knee osteoarthritis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lee, J., Harvey, W.F., Price, L.L., Paulus, J.K., Dawson-Hughes, B., Mcalindon, T.E. 2013. Relationship of bone mineral density to progression of knee osteoarthritis. Arthritis and Rheumatism. 65(6):1541-1546.
An evaluation of the reliability of muscle fiber cross-sectional area and fiber number measurements in rat skeletal muscle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ceglia, L., Niramitmahapanya, S., Price, L., Liu, B., Harris, S., Dawson-Hughes, B., Fielding, R. 2013. An evaluation of the reliability of muscle fiber cross-sectional area and fiber number measurements in rat skeletal muscle. Biological Procedures. 15(1):6.
Meal conditions affect the absorption of supplemental vitamin D3 but not the plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D response to supplementation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dawson-Hughes, B., Harris, S., Palermo, N., Ceglia, L., Rasmussen, H. 2013. Meal conditions affect the absorption of supplemental vitamin D3 but not the plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D response to supplementation. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. 28(8):1778-1783.
Effect of vitamin D supplementation on progression of knee pain and cartilage volume loss in patients with symptomatic osteoarthritis: a randomized controlled trial - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mcalindon, T., Lavalley, M., Schneider, E., Nuite, M., Price, L., Lo, G., Dawson-Hughes, B. 2013. Effect of vitamin D supplementation on progression of knee pain and cartilage volume loss in patients with symptomatic osteoarthritis: a randomized controlled trial. Journal of the American Medical Association. 309(2):155-162.
Vitamin D and its role in skeletal muscle - (Book / Chapter)
Ceglia, L., Harris, S. 2013. Vitamin D and its role in skeletal muscle. Calcified Tissue International. 92(2):151-162.
The impact of vitamin D on skeletal muscle function - (Review Article)
Ceglia, L., Harris, S. 2013. The impact of vitamin D on skeletal muscle function. Calcified Tissue International. 192:151-62.
Impact on nutrition on muscle strength and performance in older adults - (Review Article)
Mithal, A., Bonjour, J., Boonen, S., Burckhardt, P., Degens, H., El-Hajj Fuleihan, G., Josse, R., Lips, P., Morales-Torres, J., Rizzoli, R., Yoshimura, N., Wahl, D., Cooper, C., Dawson-Hughes, B. 2013. Impact on nutrition on muscle strength and performance in older adults. Osteoporosis International. 24(5):1555-1566.
A global representation of vitamin D status in healthy populations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wahl, D.A., Cooper, C., Ebeling, P.R., Eggersdorfer, M., Hilger, J., Hoffman, K., Josse, R., Kanis, J.A., Mithal, A., Pierroz, D.D., Stenmark, J., Stocklin, E., Dawson-Hughes, B. 2012. A global representation of vitamin D status in healthy populations. Archives of Osteoporosis. 7:155-172.
Determinants of the 25-hydroxyvitamin D response to vitamin D supplements - (Book / Chapter)
Dawson-Hughes, B. 2013. Determinants of the 25-hydroxyvitamin D response to vitamin D supplements. In: Burckhardt, P., Dawson-Hughes, B., Weaver, C. editors. Nutritional Influences on Bone Health. Springer-Verlag, London. p. 237-245.
Mild to moderate cognitive impairment is a major risk factor for mortality and nursing home admission in the first year after hip fracture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schaller, F., Sidelnikov, E., Theiler, R., Egi, A., Staehelin, H., Dick, W., Dawson-Hughes, B., Grob, D., Platz, A., Can, U., Bischoff-Ferrari, H. 2012. Mild to moderate cognitive impairment is a major risk factor for mortality and nursing home admission in the first year after hip fracture. Bone. 51(3):347-352.
What is the optimal dietary intake of vitamin D for bone health? - (Book / Chapter)
Dawson-Hughes, B. 2013. What is the optimal dietary intake of vitamin D for bone health?. In: Ralston, S.H., Civitelli, R. editors. Calcified Tissue International. New York, NY: Springer Science & Business Media. p. 184-190.
Calcium and Vitamin D - (Book / Chapter)
Dawson-Hughes, B. 2013. Calcium and Vitamin D. IN: Rosen, C.J., Bouillon, R., Compston, J.E., Rosen, V. Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism. 8th Edition. American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. Wiley. p. 403-407.
Osteoporosis and low bone mass at the femur neck or lumbar spine in older adults: United States, 2005-2008 - (Other)
Looker, A.C., Borrid, L.G., Schneider, E., Nuite, M., Price, L., Lo, G., Dawson-Huges, B. 2012. Osteoporosis and low bone mass at the femur neck or lumbar spine in older adults: United States, 2005-2008. National Center for Health Statistics Data Briefs. (93):1-8.
Changes in vitamin D metabolites during teriparatide treatment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cosman, F., Dawson-Hughes, B., Wan, X., Krege, J. 2012. Changes in vitamin D metabolites during teriparatide treatment. Bone. 50(6):1368-1371.
Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D and progression to diabetes in patients at risk for diabetes: an ancillary analysis in the diabetes prevention program - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pittas, A.G., Nelson, J., Mitri, J., Hillmann, W., Garganta, C., Nathan, D.M., Hu, F.B., Dawson-Hughes, B. 2012. Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D and progression to diabetes in patients at risk for diabetes: an ancillary analysis in the diabetes prevention program. Diabetes Care. 35(3):565-573.
A pooled analysis to define vitamin D dose requirements for fracture prevention in seniors - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bischoff-Ferrari, H., Willett, W., Orav, E.J., Lips, P., Lyons, R., Flicker, L., Wark, J., Jackson, R., Cauley, J., Meyer, H., Pfeifer, M., Sanders, K., Staehelin, H., Theiler, R., Meunier, P., Dawson-Hughes, B. 2012. A pooled analysis to define vitamin D dose requirements for fracture prevention in seniors. New England Journal of Medicine. 367(1):40-49.
25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and juvenile idiopathic arthritis: is there an association with disease activity? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pelajo, C.F., Lopez-Benitez, J., Kent, D.M., Price, L., Miller, L.C., Dawson-Hughes, B. 2012. 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and juvenile idiopathic arthritis: is there an association with disease activity?. Rheumatology International. 32:3923-3929.
Oral supplementation with 25(OH)D3 versus vitamin D3: effects on 25(OH)D levels, lower extremity function, blood pressure, and markers of innate immunity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bischoff-Ferrari, H., Dawson-Hughes, B., Stoecklin, E., Sidelnikov, E., Willett, W., Orav, E., Staehelin, H., Wolfram, S., Jetter, A., Schwager, J., Henschkowski, J., Von Eckardstein, A. 2011. Oral supplementation with 25(OH)D3 versus vitamin D3: effects on 25(OH)D levels, lower extremity function, blood pressure, and markers of innate immunity. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. 27(1):160-169.
In response to Dr. Jose AP da Silva: fall prevention with vitamin D clarifications needed - (Other)
Bischoff-Ferrari, H.A., Willett, W.C., Orav, E.J., Kiel, D.P., Dawson-Hughes, B. 2011. In response to Dr. Jose AP da Silva: fall prevention with vitamin D clarifications needed. British Medical Journal. 342:d2608. DOI: 10.1136/bmj.d2608.
Vitamin D supplementation and fracture risk - (Other)
Bischoff-Ferrari, H., Dawson-Hughes, B., Whiting, S. 2011. Vitamin D supplementation and fracture risk. Archives of Internal Medicine. 171(3):265-266.
Hip fracture risk in older US adults by treatment eligibility status based on new National Osteoporosis Foundation Guidance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ceglia, L., Morais, M.D., Park, L., Morris, E., Harris, S.S., Bischoff-Ferrari, H., Fielding, R., Dawson-Hughes, B. 2011. Hip fracture risk in older US adults by treatment eligibility status based on new National Osteoporosis Foundation Guidance. Journal of Molecular Biology. 22(2):541-549.
No effect of bicarbonate treatment on insulin sensitivity and glucose control in non-diabetic older adults - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harris, S., Dawson-Hughes, B. 2010. No effect of bicarbonate treatment on insulin sensitivity and glucose control in non-diabetic older adults. Endocrine Journal. 38(2):221-226.
Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration and risk of type 2 diabetes in women - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pittas, A.G., Qi, S., Manson, J.E., Dawson-Hughes, B., Hu, F.B. 2010. Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration and risk of type 2 diabetes in women. Diabetes Care. 33(9):2021-2023.
Vitamin D recommendations for older adults - (Book / Chapter)
Dawson-Hughes, B., Harris, S. 2010. Vitamin D recommendations for older adults. Journal of the American Medical Association. 303(18):1861-1862.
Vitamin D recommendations for older adults - (Book / Chapter)
Dawson-Hughes, B., Mthal, A., Bonjour, J., Boonen, S., Burckhardt, P., El-Hadjj Fuleihan, G., Josse, R.G., Lips, P., Torres, J., Yoshimura, N. 2010. Vitamin D recommendations for older adults. In: Johnson, T., editor. Osteoporosis International. 7th edition. London, England: Springer London. p.1151-1154.
Hip fracture risk in older US adults by treatment eligibility status based on new National Osteoporosis Foundation Guidance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Looker, A.C., Dawson-Hughes, B., Tosteson, A.N., Johansson, H., Kanis, J.A., Melton Iii, J.L. 2011. Hip fracture risk in older US adults by treatment eligibility status based on new National Osteoporosis Foundation Guidance. Osteoporosis International. 22(2):541-549.
Modeling the sssociation between 25[OH]D and all-cause mortality in a representative US population sample - (Abstract Only)
Durazo-Arvizu, R.A., Sempos, C., Luke, A., Kramer, H., Yetley, E., Dawson-Hughes, B., Cao, G., Bailey, R.L., Dwyer, J., Piccciano, M.F., Rovner, A. 2010. Modeling the association between 25[OH]D and all-cause mortality in a representative US population sample. Endocrine Society Meeting. 31(3):987-988.
Three-Phase Model Harmonizes Estimates of the Maximal Suppression of Parathyroid Hormone by 25-Hydroxyvitamin D in Persons 65 Years of Age and Older 1–3 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Durazo-Arvizu, R.A., Dawson-Hughes, B., Sempos, C.T., Yetley, E.A., Looker, A.C., Cao, G., Harris, S.S., Burt, V.L., Carriquiry, A.L., Picciano, M. 2010. Three-Phase Model Harmonizes Estimates of the Maximal Suppression of Parathyroid Hormone by 25-Hydroxyvitamin D in Persons 65 Years of Age and Older 1–3. Journal of Nutrition. 140(3):595-599.
Non-invasive detection of aortic and coronary atherosclerosis in homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia by 64 slice multi-detector row computed tomography angiography - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Santos, R.D., Miname, M.H., Martinez, L.R., Rochitte, C.E., Chacra, A.P., Nakandakare, E.R., Chen, D., Schaefer, E. 2008. Non-invasive detection of aortic and coronary atherosclerosis in homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia by 64 slice multi-detector row computed tomography angiography. Atherosclerosis. 197(2):910-915.
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