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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: MUSCULOSKELETAL HEALTH IN THE ELDERLY

Location: Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Last Modified: 4/20/2014
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