Mukaila Raji, MD, FACP

Division Chief, Geriatrics and Palliative Care Medicine

  • 2794 Citations
  • 29 h-Index
1992 …2020

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Research Output

  • 2794 Citations
  • 29 h-Index
  • 117 Article
  • 3 Review article
  • 2 Comment/debate
  • 1 Conference contribution
1 Scopus citations

Healthcare utilization of Mexican-American Medicare beneficiaries with and without Alzheimer's disease and related dementias

Downer, B., Al Snih, S., Raji, M., Chou, L. N., Kuo, Y. F., Markides, K. S. & Ottenbacher, K. J., Jan 1 2020, In : PloS one. 15, 1, p. e0227681

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Open Access

Opioid Utilization in Geriatric Patients after Operation for Degenerative Spine Disease

Nguyen, A. V., Ross, E., Westra, J., Huang, N., Nguyen, C. Y., Raji, M., Lall, R. & Kuo, Y. F., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Neurosurgical Anesthesiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pain as a predictor of frailty over time among older Mexican Americans

Sodhi, J. K., Karmarkar, A., Raji, M., Markides, K. S., Ottenbacher, K. J. & Al Snih, S., Jan 1 2020, In : Pain. 161, 1, p. 109-113 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019
Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Association between cannabis laws and opioid prescriptions among privately insured adults in the US

Raji, M., Abara, N. O., Salameh, H., Westra, J. R. & Kuo, Y. F., Aug 1 2019, In : Preventive Medicine. 125, p. 62-68 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Association of Disability With Mortality From Opioid Overdose Among US Medicare Adults

Kuo, Y. F., Raji, M. A. & Goodwin, J. S., Nov 1 2019, In : JAMA network open. 2, 11, p. e1915638

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Chronic Respiratory Disease and Cognitive Impairment in Older Mexican Adults

Veeranki, S., Downer, B., Jupiter, D., Kuo, Y. F., Raji, M., Calhoun, W. & Wong, R., Nov 1 2019, In : Neurology India. 67, 6, p. 1539-1542 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cohort Differences in Cognitive Impairment and Cognitive Decline Among Mexican-Americans Aged 75 Years or Older

Downer, B., Garcia, M. A., Raji, M. & Markides, K., Jan 1 2019, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 188, 1, p. 119-129 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Effect of Retail Clinic Use on Continuity of Care Among Medicare Beneficiaries

Abara, N. O., Huang, N., Raji, M. & Kuo, Y. F., Jul 1 2019, In : Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM. 32, 4, p. 531-538 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Life Expectancies with Depression by Age of Migration and Gender among Older Mexican Americans

García, C., Garcia, M. A., Chiu, C. T., Rivera, F. I. & Raji, M., Sep 17 2019, In : Gerontologist. 59, 5, p. 877-885 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Long-Term Opioid Therapy in Older Cancer Survivors: A Retrospective Cohort Study

Shah, R., Chou, L. N., Kuo, Y. F. & Raji, M., May 1 2019, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 67, 5, p. 945-952 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
Open Access

Protocol for serious fall injury adjudication in the Strategies to Reduce Injuries and Develop Confidence in Elders (STRIDE) study

Ganz, D. A., Siu, A. L., Magaziner, J., Latham, N. K., Travison, T. G., Lorenze, N. P., Lu, C., Wang, R., Greene, E. J., Stowe, C. L., Harvin, L. N., Araujo, K. L. B., Gurwitz, J. H., Agrawal, Y., Correa-De-Araujo, R., Peduzzi, P., Gill, T. M., Bhasin, S., Gill, T. M., Reuben, D. B. & 149 others, McMahon, S., Latham, N. K., Basaria, S., Brawley, B., Eder, R., Larson, A., Goehring, L., Lukas, M., Margolis, S., Storer, T. W., Carnie, M. B., Gazarian, P., Fagan, M., Peduzzi, P., Dziura, J., Esserman, D., Greene, E. J., Hawthorne-Jones, G., Allore, H., Doyle, M., Funaro, B., Lorenze, N., Mignosa, B., Miller, M. E., Travison, T. G., Charpentier, P., Araujo, K., Baker, D., McGloin, J. M., Lu, C., Rajeevan, H., Katsovich, L., Wang, R., Shelton, A., Skokos, E., Tang, S., Abella, M., Gordon, C., Pennestri, T., Bianco, L., Castro, R., Rubeck, S., Rando, K., Foster, B., Wu, K., Nock, D., Collins, C., Sherman, L., Waring, S. C., Chopskie, E., Larsen, H., Taran, A., Bianco, J., Hoberg, M., Rich, J., Chavez, V., Moore, C., Howe, J., Garcia, R., Nunez, J., Ho, S., Chen, Y., Wu, A. W., Walston, J. D., Agrawal, Y., Ephraim, P., Campbell, T., Albert, M., Ashar, B., Birnbaum, B., Chaudry, S., Edwards, L. T., Feeser, S., Hussain, N., Joseph, A., Larsen, K., Lee, A., Okuwobi, O., Scheck, T., Wallace, R., Casteel, C., Shanahan, A., Weldon, J., Leveke, A., Keller, C., Reist, J., Alexander, N., Wiggins, J., Burek, K., Ledesma, T., Nyquist, L. V., Gallagher, N., Hanson, C., Ko, F., Siu, A. L., Leipzig, R. M., Espino, C., Ramaswamy, R., West, D., Matza, D., Dykes, P., Stenvig, H., Florgomes, K., Christiansen, T., Salazar, A., Frain, L., Orkaby, A., Bean, J., Wells, Y., Foskett, C., Gurwitz, J. H., Richards, A., Amroze, A., Garber, L., Preusse, P., McDonald, A., Greenspan, S. L., Ferchak, M. A., Rigatti, M., Madia, J., Volpi, E., Hirst, R., Martinez, E., Raji, M., Magaziner, J., Ganz, D. A., Duncan, P. W., Boult, C., Goodwin, J., Manini, T., High, K. P., Harvin, L., Stowe, C., Romashkan, S., Correa-De-Araujo, R., Joseph, L., Salive, M., Hadley, E. C., Clauser, S. B., Buchner, D., Fulmer, T., Ellenberg, S., Beattie, B. L., King, A. C., Brown, C. J., Rubenstein, L., Sterling, M. A., Prohaska, T. & Friedman, L., Apr 15 2019, In : Injury Epidemiology. 6, 1, 14.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Testosterone Prescribing Among Women in the USA, 2002–2017

Baillargeon, J., Urban, R. J., Raji, M. A., Westra, J. R., Williams, S. B., Lopez, D. S. & Kuo, Y. F., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of General Internal Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Use of Medicare Data to Identify Team-based Primary Care: Is it Possible?

Kuo, Y. F., Raji, M. A., Lin, Y. L., Ottenbacher, M. E., Jupiter, D. & Goodwin, J. S., Nov 1 2019, In : Medical care. 57, 11, p. 905-912 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitors: Beneficial Effects on Comorbidities in Patients With Alzheimer’s Disease

Kaushik, V., Smith, S. T., Mikobi, E. & Raji, M., Mar 1 2018, In : American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease and other Dementias. 33, 2, p. 73-85 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

5 Scopus citations
8 Scopus citations

Assistive technology megatrends to support persons with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias age in habitat: Challenges for usability, engineering and public policy*

Zanwar, P., Heyn, P. C., McGrew, G. & Raji, M., Oct 16 2018, Proceedings of the Human-Habitat for Health (H3): Human-Habitat Multimodal Interaction for Promoting Health and Well-Being in the Internet of Things era - 20th ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction, ICMI 2018. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc

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

1 Scopus citations

Association of Chronic Opioid Use With Presidential Voting Patterns in US Counties in 2016

Goodwin, J., Kuo, Y. F., Brown, D., Juurlink, D. & Raji, M., Jun 1 2018, In : JAMA network open. 1, 2, p. e180450

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
15 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations

Making the case for universal herpes zoster vaccination in older adults

Famuyiro, T., Smith, S. T. & Raji, M., Mar 1 2018, In : Annals of Long-Term Care. 26, 2, p. 27-31 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Scopus citations

Neurocognitive sequela of burn injury in the elderly

Esechie, A., Bhardwaj, A., Masel, T. & Raji, M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Clinical Neuroscience.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations

Pain Clinic Laws and Prescription-Opioid Toxicity Among Texas Medicare Enrollees

Raji, M., Westra, J. R. & Kuo, Y. F., May 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Pharmacy Technology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Impact of Advanced Age on Driving Safety in Adults with Medical Conditions

Moon, S., Ranchet, M., Akinwuntan, A. E., Tant, M., Carr, D. B., Raji, M. & Devos, H., Feb 14 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Gerontology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2017

Age of Migration Life Expectancy with Functional Limitations and Morbidity in Mexican Americans

Garcia, M. A., Valderrama-Hinds, L. M., Chiu, C. T., Mutambudzi, M. S., Chen, N. W. & Raji, M., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Decline in opioid prescribing after federal rescheduling of hydrocodone products

Raji, M., Kuo, Y. F., Adhikari, D., Baillargeon, J. & Goodwin, J., Jan 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations
12 Scopus citations

Predictors of Long Term Opioid Use following Lumbar Fusion Surgery

Connolly, J., Javed, Z., Raji, M., Chan, W., Kuo, Y. F. & Baillargeon, J., Mar 3 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Spine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Processes and Outcomes of Congestive Heart Failure Care by Different Types of Primary Care Models

Kuo, Y. F., Adhikari, D., Eke, C. G., Goodwin, J. & Raji, M., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Cardiac Failure.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
12 Scopus citations
2016
3 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations
8 Scopus citations
2 Scopus citations

Hospital readmission following discharge from inpatient rehabilitation for older adults with debility

Galloway, R., Karmarkar, A., Graham, J. E., Tan, A., Raji, M., Granger, C. V. & Ottenbacher, K., Feb 1 2016, In : Physical Therapy. 96, 2, p. 241-251 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Hypogonadism and the risk of rheumatic autoimmune disease

Baillargeon, J., Al Snih, S., Raji, M. A., Urban, R. J., Sharma, G., Sheffield-Moore, M., Lopez, D. S., Baillargeon, G. & Kuo, Y. F., Jun 20 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Clinical Rheumatology. p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Mexican-American Dementia Nomogram: Development of a Dementia Risk Index for Mexican-American Older Adults

Downer, B., Kumar, A., Veeranki, S. P., Mehta, H., Raji, M. & Markides, K., Dec 1 2016, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 64, 12, p. e265-e269

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
11 Scopus citations
2015
7 Scopus citations

Diabetes mellitus care provided by nurse practitioners vs primary care physicians

Kuo, Y. F., Goodwin, J., Chen, N. W., Lwin, K. K., Baillargeon, J. & Raji, M., Oct 1 2015, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 63, 10, p. 1980-1988 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
24 Scopus citations

Rapid functional decline after dabigatran toxicity in an elderly patient

Iwuagwu, C. U., Shah, S. & Raji, M., Jan 1 2015, In : Annals of Long-Term Care. 23, 1, p. 20-23 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Screening and monitoring in men prescribed testosterone therapy in the U.S., 2001-2010

Baillargeon, J., Urban, R., Kuo, Y. F., Holmes, H. M., Raji, M., Morgentaler, A., Howrey, B., Lin, Y. L. & Ottenbacher, K., 2015, In : Public Health Reports. 130, 2, p. 143-152 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations