Mukaila Raji, MD, FACP

Division Chief, Geriatrics and Palliative Care Medicine

  • 2852 Citations
  • 30 h-Index
1992 …2020

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Research Output

2015

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. J., Kuo, Y. F., Holmes, H. M., Raji, M. A., Morgentaler, A., Howrey, B. T., Lin, Y. L. & Ottenbacher, K. J., Jan 1 2015, In : Public Health Reports. 130, 2, p. 143-152 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Stability in cognitive function over 18 years: Prevalence and predictors among older Mexican Americans

Howrey, B., Raji, M., Masel, M. M. & Peek, M., 2015, In : Current Alzheimer Research. 12, 7, p. 614-621 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Trends in Opioid Prescriptions Among Part D Medicare Recipients From 2007 to 2012

Kuo, Y. F., Raji, M., Chen, N. W., Hasan, H. & Goodwin, J., 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Scopus citations
2014

Falls and cognitive decline in Mexican Americans 75 years and older

Padubidri, A., Al Snih, S., Samper-Ternent, R., Markides, K. S., Ottenbacher, K. J. & Raji, M. A., Apr 22 2014, In : Clinical interventions in aging. 9, p. 719-726 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Hypoglycemia after antimicrobial drug prescription for older patients using sulfonylureas

Parekh, T. M., Raji, M., Lin, Y. L., Tan, A., Kuo, Y. F. & Goodwin, J. S., Oct 1 2014, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 174, 10, p. 1605-1612 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Risk of Myocardial Infarction in Older Men Receiving Testosterone Therapy

Baillargeon, J., Urban, R. J., Kuo, Y. F., Ottenbacher, K. J., Raji, M. A., Du, F., Lin, Y. L. & Goodwin, J. S., Sep 2014, In : Annals of Pharmacotherapy. 48, 9, p. 1138-1144 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

117 Scopus citations

Role of physical activity in reducing cognitive decline in older mexican-american adults

Ottenbacher, A. J., Snih, S. A., Bindawas, S. M., Markides, K. S., Graham, J. E., Samper-Ternent, R., Raji, M. & Ottenbacher, K. J., Sep 1 2014, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 62, 9, p. 1786-1791 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2013
22 Scopus citations
51 Scopus citations
26 Scopus citations
2012

Breast implant herniation mimicking coronary artery disease in a postmenopausal woman

Andrade, L., Alamo, J. & Raji, M., May 1 2012, In : Clinical Geriatrics. 20, 5, p. 38-41 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Concurrent use of warfarin and antibiotics and the risk of bleeding in older adults

Baillargeon, J., Holmes, H. M., Lin, Y. L., Raji, M. A., Sharma, G. & Kuo, Y. F., Feb 1 2012, In : American Journal of Medicine. 125, 2, p. 183-189 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Scopus citations

Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation following electronic cigarette use in an elderly woman

Monroy, A. E., Hommel, E., Smith, S. T. & Raji, M., Mar 1 2012, In : Clinical Geriatrics. 20, 3, p. 28-32 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations

Sleep quality and sleep problems in Mexican Americans aged 75 and older

Pedraza, S., Al Snih, S., Ottenbacher, K. J., Markides, K. S. & Raji, M. A., Aug 1 2012, In : Aging Clinical and Experimental Research. 24, 4, p. 391-397 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2011
10 Scopus citations
53 Scopus citations

Predictors of mammography use in older women with disability: The patients' perspectives

Caban, M., Kuo, Y. F., Raji, M., Tan, A. & Freeman, J., Dec 1 2011, In : Medical Oncology. 28, SUPPL. 1, p. S8-S14

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

5 Scopus citations

The basis for diminished functional recovery after delayed peripheral nerve repair

Gordon, T., Tyreman, N. & Raji, M. A., Apr 6 2011, In : Journal of Neuroscience. 31, 14, p. 5325-5334 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

151 Scopus citations

Trends in Hypertension Prevalence, Awareness, Treatment and Control in Older Mexican Americans, 1993-2005

Al Ghatrif, M., Kuo, Y. F., Al Snih, S., Raji, M. A., Ray, L. A. & Markides, K. S., Jan 1 2011, In : Annals of Epidemiology. 21, 1, p. 15-25 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
2010
84 Scopus citations

Education and physical activity mediate the relationship between ethnicity and cognitive function in late middle-aged adults

Masel, M. C., Raji, M. & Peek, M. K., Jun 1 2010, In : Ethnicity and Health. 15, 3, p. 283-302 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Trends in diabetes medication use and prevalence of geriatric syndromes in older Mexican Americans from 1993/1994 to 2004/2005

Beard, H. A., Markides, K. S., Al Ghatrif, M., Kuo, Y. F. & Raji, M. A., Sep 1 2010, In : Annals of Pharmacotherapy. 44, 9, p. 1376-1383 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
95 Scopus citations

Pain and disability in older Mexican-American adults

Weaver, G. D., Kuo, Y. F., Raji, M. A., Al Snih, S., Ray, L., Torres, E. & Ottenbacher, K. J., Jun 1 2009, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 57, 6, p. 992-999 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Risk of subsequent dementia diagnoses does not vary by types of adjuvant chemotherapy in older women with breast cancer

Raji, M. A., Tamborello, L. P., Kuo, Y. F., Ju, H., Freeman, J. L., Zhang, D. D., Giordano, S. H. & Goodwin, J. S., Jan 1 2009, In : Medical Oncology. 26, 4, p. 452-459 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2008
Open Access
44 Scopus citations

Do-not-resuscitate orders in patients with COPD and depression or other mood disorders

Iwuagwu, C. U. & Raji, M. A., Aug 1 2008, In : Clinical Geriatrics. 16, 8, p. 33-36 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Scopus citations

Geriatrics in primary care residency training

Raji, M., Jun 1 2008, In : Virtual Mentor. 10, 6, p. 375-378 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medication-related cognitive impairments in the elderly

Iwuagwu, C. U., Steiner, V., Raji, M. A. & Lantz, M. S., Aug 1 2008, In : Clinical Geriatrics. 16, 8, p. 11-14 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
111 Scopus citations
2007

Depressive symptoms and cognitive change in older Mexican Americans

Raji, M. A., Reyes-Ortiz, C. A., Kuo, Y. F., Markides, K. S. & Ottenbacher, K. J., Sep 1 2007, In : Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology. 20, 3, p. 145-152 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Does 8-foot walk time predict cognitive decline in older Mexicans Americans?

Alfaro-Acha, A., Al Snih, S., Raji, M. A., Markides, K. S. & Ottenbacher, K. J., Feb 1 2007, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 55, 2, p. 245-251 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations
23 Scopus citations

Mirtazapine for depression and comorbidities in older patients with cancer [2]

Raji, M. A., Barnum, P. D., Freeman, J. & Markowitz, A. B., Sep 1 2007, In : Annals of Pharmacotherapy. 41, 9, p. 1548-1549 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

6 Scopus citations

Neighborhood deprivation and health risk behaviors in NHANES III

Stimpson, J. P., Ju, H., Raji, M. A. & Eschbach, K., Jan 1 2007, In : American Journal of Health Behavior. 31, 2, p. 215-222 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

93 Scopus citations

Risk of Mortality Related to Widowhood in Older Mexican Americans

Stimpson, J. P., Kuo, Y. F., Ray, L. A., Raji, M. A. & Peek, M. K., Apr 1 2007, In : Annals of Epidemiology. 17, 4, p. 313-319 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
2006
17 Scopus citations
Open Access
142 Scopus citations

On depression, antidepressant medications, and resuscitation preferences in COPD patients [2]

Raji, M. A., Jan 2006, In : Chest. 129, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Scopus citations

Possible role of acupuncture in the treatment of post-zoster limb pain and paresis: Case report and literature review

Liu, D. D., Childs, G. V. & Raji, M. A., Apr 18 2006, In : Journal of Neuropathic Pain and Symptom Palliation. 1, 3, p. 45-49 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2005
90 Scopus citations

Comment: Current options in the management of olanzapine-associated weight gain [5]

Raji, M. A., May 1 2005, In : Annals of Pharmacotherapy. 39, 5, p. 976-977 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations
Open Access
49 Scopus citations

Ethnic differences in herb and vitamin/mineral use in the elderly

Raji, M. A., Kuo, Y. F., Al Snih, S., Sharaf, B. M. & Loera, J. A., Jun 1 2005, In : Annals of Pharmacotherapy. 39, 6, p. 1019-1023 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations