School of Health Professions

Research Output 1978 2019

2004
125 Citations (Scopus)
Hand Strength
Activities of Daily Living
Depression
Hip Fractures
Marital Status
13 Citations (Scopus)

Nanomedicine - Nanoparticles, molecular biosensors and targeted gene/drug delivery for combined single-cell diagnostics and therapeutics

Prow, T. W., Salazar, J., Rose, W. A., Smith, J. N., Reece, L., Fontenot, A. A., Wang, N. A., Lloyd, R. S. & Leary, J. F., 2004, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Cohn, G. E., Grundfest, W. S., Benaron, D. A. & Vo-Dinh, T. (eds.). Vol. 5318. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Medical nanotechnology
Drug delivery
bioinstrumentation
Biosensors
genes
135 Citations (Scopus)

Onset of frailty in older adults and the protective role of positive affect

Ostir, G. V., Ottenbacher, K. & Markides, K., Sep 2004, In : Psychology and Aging. 19, 3, p. 402-408 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Epidemiologic Studies
Databases
Psychology
Incidence
28 Citations (Scopus)

Positive Affect and Disability among Older Mexican Americans with Arthritis

Fisher, M. N., Al Snih al snih, S., Ostir, G. V. & Goodwin, J., Feb 15 2004, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 51, 1, p. 34-39 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arthritis
Activities of Daily Living
Physicians
Aptitude
Body Mass Index
130 Citations (Scopus)

Postexercise protein metabolism in older and younger men following moderate-intensity aerobic exercise

Sheffield-Moore, M., Yeckel, C. W., Volpi, E., Wolf, S., Morio, B., Chinkes, D. L., Paddon-Jones, D. & Wolfe, R. R., Sep 2004, In : American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism. 287, 3 50-3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metabolism
Exercise
Muscle
Phenylalanine
Proteins
76 Citations (Scopus)

Potential ergogenic effects of arginine and creatine supplementation

Paddon-Jones, D., Børsheim, E. & Wolfe, R. R., Oct 2004, In : Journal of Nutrition. 134, 10 SUPPL.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Performance-Enhancing Substances
creatine
Creatine
arginine
Arginine
1 Citation (Scopus)

Predictors of disability post stroke: Findings from the H-EPESE

Bui, Q., Markides, K., Ottenbacher, K. & Ostir, G. V., Sep 2004, In : Journal of Mental Health and Aging. 10, 3, p. 221-230 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Aptitude
Epidemiologic Studies
Stroke
Population
9 Citations (Scopus)

Relevance of aerobic capacity measurements in the treatment of chronic work-related spinal disorders

Protas, E. J., Mayer, T. G., Dersh, J., Keeley, J., Gatchel, R. J. & McGeary, D., Oct 1 2004, In : Spine. 29, 19, p. 2158-2166 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Therapeutics
Torque
Ergometry
Fear
Rehabilitation
54 Citations (Scopus)

Reliability and validity of the SF-36 among older Mexican Americans

Peek, M., Ray, L., Patel, K., Stoebner-May, D. & Ottenbacher, K., Jun 2004, In : Gerontologist. 44, 3, p. 418-425 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reproducibility of Results
Quality of Life
Health Surveys
Hispanic Americans
Population
42 Citations (Scopus)

Risk factors for falling in older Mexican Americans

Reyes-Ortiz, C. A., Al Snih al snih, S., Loera, J., Ray, L. A. & Markides, K., Jun 2004, In : Ethnicity and Disease. 14, 3, p. 417-422 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Accidental Falls
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Arthritis
Logistic Models
8 Citations (Scopus)

Satisfaction with Medical Rehabilitation after Spinal Cord Injury

Tooth, L. R., Ottenbacher, K., Smith, P. M., Illig, S. B., Linn, R. T. & Granger, C. V., Jan 15 2004, In : Spine. 29, 2, p. 211-218 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spinal Cord Injuries
Diagnosis-Related Groups
Rehabilitation
Marital Status
Confidence Intervals
72 Citations (Scopus)

Survival Strategy of Obligately Intracellular Ehrlichia chaffeensis: Novel Modulation of Immune Response and Host Cell Cycles

Zhang, J., Sinha, M., Luxon, B. A. & Yu, X. J., Jan 2004, In : Infection and Immunity. 72, 1, p. 498-507 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ehrlichia chaffeensis
Cell Cycle
Ehrlichia
Macrophages
Survival
738 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of exercise training on elderly persons with cognitive impairment and dementia: A meta-analysis

Heyn, P., Abreu, B. C. & Ottenbacher, K., Oct 2004, In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 85, 10, p. 1694-1704 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dementia
Meta-Analysis
Confidence Intervals
Exercise
Physical Fitness
222 Citations (Scopus)

The GLADEL Multinational Latin American prospective inception cohort of 1,214 patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Ethnic and disease heterogeneity among “Hispanics”

Bernando, P-E. A., of the Grupo Latinoamericano de estudio del Lupus, O. B. & Al Snih Al Snih, S., 2004, In : Lupus.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

72 Citations (Scopus)

The κ statistic in rehabilitation research: An examination

Tooth, L. R. & Ottenbacher, K., Aug 2004, In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 85, 8, p. 1371-1376 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evidence-Based Practice
Sample Size
Biomedical Research
Tooth
Rehabilitation
184 Citations (Scopus)

Trends in length of stay, living setting, functional outcome, and mortality following medical rehabilitation

Ottenbacher, K., Smith, P. M., Illig, S. B., Linn, R. T., Ostir, G. V. & Granger, C. V., Oct 13 2004, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 292, 14, p. 1687-1695 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Length of Stay
Rehabilitation
Mortality
Inpatients
Orthopedics
2003
10 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of functional mobility in standard vs. ultralight wheelchairs as measured by performance on a community obstacle course

Rogers, H., Berman, S., Fails, D. & Jaser, J., Oct 7 2003, In : Disability and Rehabilitation. 25, 19, p. 1083-1088 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wheelchairs
Prescriptions
Healthy Volunteers
Research Personnel
Costs and Cost Analysis
103 Citations (Scopus)

A virtual reality environment for evaluation of a daily living skill in brain injury rehabilitation: Reliability and validity

Zhang, L., Abreu, B. C., Seale, G. S., Masel, B., Christiansen, C. H. & Ottenbacher, K., Aug 1 2003, In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 84, 8, p. 1118-1124 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reproducibility of Results
Brain Injuries
Rehabilitation
Meals
Intelligence
23 Citations (Scopus)
Cognition
Stroke
Incidence
Confidence Intervals
Blood Pressure
94 Citations (Scopus)

Differential anabolic effects of testosterone and amino acid feeding in older men

Ferrando, A. A., Sheffield-Moore, M., Paddon-Jones, D., Wolfe, R. R. & Urban, R., Jan 1 2003, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 88, 1, p. 358-362 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anabolic Agents
Muscle
Testosterone
Muscle Proteins
Amino Acids
22 Citations (Scopus)

Differential Responses to Measures of Gait Performance among Healthy and Neurologically Impaired Individuals

Da Cunha-Filho, I. T., Henson, H., Qureshy, H., Williams, A. L., Holmes, S. A. & Protas, E. J., Dec 2003, In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 84, 12, p. 1774-1779 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gait
Stroke
Spinal Cord Injuries
Ventilation
Survivors
27 Citations (Scopus)

Disparity in health services and outcomes for persons with hip fracture and lower extremity joint replacement

Ottenbacher, K., Smith, P. M., Illig, S. B., Linn, R. T., Gonzales, V. A., Ostir, G. V. & Granger, C. V., Feb 2003, In : Medical Care. 41, 2, p. 232-241 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Replacement Arthroplasties
Hip Fractures
Health Services
Lower Extremity
health service
15 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of functional gain on satisfaction with medical rehabilitation after stroke

Tooth, L. R., Ottenbacher, K., Smith, P. M., Illig, S. B., Linn, R. T., Gonzales, V. A. & Granger, C. V., Sep 1 2003, In : American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 82, 9, p. 692-699 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rehabilitation
Proxy
Stroke
Patient Satisfaction
Stroke Rehabilitation
38 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of Transovarial Transmission and Transmissibility of Ehrlichia chaffeensis (Rickettsiales: Anaplasmataceae) in Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae)

Long, S. W., Zhang, X., Zhang, J., Ruble, R. P., Teel, P. & Yu, X. J., Nov 2003, In : Journal of Medical Entomology. 40, 6, p. 1000-1004 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anaplasmataceae
Ehrlichia chaffeensis
transovarial transmission
Rickettsiales
Ixodidae
43 Citations (Scopus)

Examining the disablement process among older Mexican American adults

Peek, M., Ottenbacher, K., Markides, K. & Ostir, G. V., Aug 2003, In : Social Science and Medicine. 57, 3, p. 413-425 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Activities of Daily Living
Structural Models
Southwestern United States
disability
Pathology
31 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental Ehrlichia chaffeensis infection in beagles

Zhang, X. F., Zhang, J., Long, S. W., Ruble, R. P. & Yu, X. J., Nov 2003, In : Journal of Medical Microbiology. 52, 11, p. 1021-1026 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ehrlichia chaffeensis
Dogs
Infection
Antibodies
Ehrlichiosis
229 Citations (Scopus)

Gene Sequence-Based Criteria for Identification of New Rickettsia Isolates and Description of Rickettsia heilongjiangensis sp. nov.

Fournier, P. E., Dumler, J. S., Greub, G., Zhang, J., Wu, Y. & Raoult, D., Dec 2003, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 41, 12, p. 5456-5465 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rickettsia
Genes
Sequence Homology
Rickettsia typhi
Rickettsia prowazekii
23 Citations (Scopus)

Hospital readmission of persons with hip fracture following medical rehabilitation

Ottenbacher, K., Smith, P. M., Illig, S. B., Peek, M., Fiedler, R. C. & Granger, C. V., Jan 2003, In : Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 36, 1, p. 15-22 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

medical rehabilitation
Patient Readmission
Hip Fractures
Rehabilitation
human being
40 Citations (Scopus)

Hypercortisolemia alters muscle protein anabolism following ingestion of essential amino acids

Paddon-Jones, D., Sheffield-Moore, M., Creson, D. L., Sanford, A. P., Wolf, S., Wolfe, R. R. & Ferrando, A. A., May 1 2003, In : American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism. 284, 5 47-5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Essential Amino Acids
Muscle Proteins
Eating
Muscle
Muscles
14 Citations (Scopus)

Lower extremity amputations in diabetic Mexican American elders - Incidence, prevalence and correlates

Otiniano, M. E., Du, X., Ottenbacher, K., Black, S. A. & Markides, K., Mar 2003, In : Journal of Diabetes and its Complications. 17, 2, p. 59-65 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amputation
Lower Extremity
Incidence
Amputees
Hip Fractures
15 Citations (Scopus)

L-selectin and E-selectin expressed on monocytes mediating Ehrlichia chaffeensis attachment onto host cells

Zhang, J., McBride, J. & Yu, X. J., Oct 24 2003, In : FEMS Microbiology Letters. 227, 2, p. 303-309 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ehrlichia chaffeensis
L-Selectin
E-Selectin
Monocytes
Integrins
15 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of recovery in activities of daily living among disabled older Mexican Americans

Al Snih al snih, S., Markides, K., Ostir, G. V., Ray, L. & Goodwin, J., Aug 2003, In : Aging clinical and experimental research. 15, 4, p. 315-320 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Activities of Daily Living
Aptitude
Depression
Body Weights and Measures
Lost to Follow-Up
59 Citations (Scopus)

Reliability of a timed walk test in persons with acquired brain injury

Mossberg, K. A., May 1 2003, In : American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 82, 5, p. 385-390 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Injuries
Heart Rate
Costs and Cost Analysis
Residential Facilities
Walking
29 Citations (Scopus)

Reliability of measures of gait performance and oxygen consumption with stroke survivors

Teixeira da Cunha-Filho, I., Henson, H., Wankadia, S. & Protas, E. J., Jan 2003, In : Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development. 40, 1, p. 19-25 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gait
Oxygen Consumption
Survivors
Accidents
Stroke
15 Citations (Scopus)

Satisfaction with medical rehabilitation in patients with orthopedic impairment

Mancuso, M., Smith, P., Illig, S., Granger, C. V., Gonzales, V. A., Linn, R. T. & Ottenbacher, K., Sep 1 2003, In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 84, 9, p. 1343-1349 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orthopedics
Patient Satisfaction
Rehabilitation
Information Systems
Length of Stay
62 Citations (Scopus)

Screening for falls in community-dwelling elderly

Murphy, M. A., Olson, S. L., Protas, E. J. & Overby, A. R., Jan 2003, In : Journal of Aging and Physical Activity. 11, 1, p. 66-80 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Independent Living
Discriminant Analysis
Exercise Test
Sensitivity and Specificity
17 Citations (Scopus)
Diabetes Complications
Mortality
Interviews
Renal Circulation
Hip Fractures
9 Citations (Scopus)

Self-reported heart attack in Mexican-American elders: Examination of incidence, prevalence, and 7-year mortality

Otiniano, M. E., Ottenbacher, K., Markides, K., Ray, L. A. & Du, X. L., Jul 1 2003, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 51, 7, p. 923-929 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myocardial Infarction
Activities of Daily Living
Mortality
Incidence
Diabetes Mellitus
53 Citations (Scopus)
Activities of Daily Living
Hispanic Americans
Stroke
Mortality
Health

The effects of the predictability of an arm reaching target on seated postural stability, reaching time and selected minimum data set for nursing home residents

Abreu, B. C., Heyn, P., Reistetter, T., Zhang, L., Milton, S., Masel, B. & Ottenbacher, K., 2003, In : Physical and Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics. 22, 2, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aptitude
Nursing Homes
Walking
Decision Making
Social Adjustment
2002
43 Citations (Scopus)

Alterations in protein metabolism during space flight and inactivity

Ferrando, A. A., Paddon-Jones, D. & Wolfe, R. R., Oct 2002, In : Nutrition. 18, 10, p. 837-841 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Space Flight
Bed Rest
Muscle Proteins
Proteins
Muscles
51 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of the Community Integration Questionnaire, the Craig Handicap Assessment and Reporting Technique, and the Disability Rating Scale in Traumatic Brain Injury

Zhang, L., Abreu, B. C., Gonzales, V., Seale, G., Masel, B. & Ottenbacher, K., Dec 2002, In : Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. 17, 6, p. 497-509 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Community Integration
Traumatic Brain Injury
Surveys and Questionnaires
Rehabilitation
Retrospective Studies
6 Citations (Scopus)

Determination of genome size and restriction fragment length polymorphism of four Chinese rickettsial isolates by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis

Zhang, J. & Fan, M. Y., 2002, In : Acta Virologica. 46, 1, p. 25-30 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genome Size
Rickettsia
Pulsed Field Gel Electrophoresis
Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphisms
Fever
91 Citations (Scopus)
Hip Fractures
Diabetes Mellitus
Southwestern United States
Insulin
Population
60 Citations (Scopus)

Differential effects of premorbid physical and emotional health on recovery from acute events

Ostir, G. V., Goodwin, J., Markides, K., Ottenbacher, K., Balfour, J. & Guralnik, J. M., 2002, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 50, 4, p. 713-718 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aptitude
Hip Fractures
Health
Stroke
Myocardial Infarction
341 Citations (Scopus)

Empathy, attitudes, and action: Can feeling for a member of a stigmatized group motivate one to help the group?

Batson, C. D., Chang, J., Orr, R. & Rowland, J., Dec 2002, In : Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. 28, 12, p. 1656-1666 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Emotions
Financial Management
Drug Users
Interviews
Heroin
173 Citations (Scopus)

Handgrip strength and mortality in older Mexican Americans

Al Snih al snih, S., Markides, K., Ray, L., Ostir, G. V. & Goodwin, J., 2002, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 50, 7, p. 1250-1256 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mortality
Body Mass Index
Confidence Intervals
Self Report
Diabetes Mellitus
144 Citations (Scopus)

Malonyl coenzyme A and the regulation of functional carnitine palmitoyltransferase-1 activity and fat oxidation in human skeletal muscle

Rasmussen, B., Holmbäck, U. C., Volpi, E., Morio-Liondore, B., Paddon-Jones, D. & Wolfe, R. R., Dec 2002, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 110, 11, p. 1687-1693 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malonyl Coenzyme A
Carnitine O-Palmitoyltransferase
Hyperglycemia
Hyperinsulinism
Skeletal Muscle
44 Citations (Scopus)
Muscle Proteins
muscle protein
mouth
protein synthesis
Amino Acids
15 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting follow-up living setting in patients with stroke

Smith, P. M., Ottenbacher, K., Cranley, M., Dittmar, S. S., Illig, S. B. & Granger, C. V., 2002, In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 83, 6, p. 764-770 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stroke
Rehabilitation
Information Systems
Aptitude
Marital Status