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Scientific Publications

The UTMB OAIC Pepper Center Investigators have authored hundreds of scientific articles:


2014 Pepper Center Publications
  1. Baillargeon J, Raji M, Urban RJ, Kuo YF, Ottenbacher KJ, Goodwin JS. Risk of myocardial infarction in older men receiving test testosterone therapy. Ann of Pharm 2014, in press.
  2. Bindawas SM, Graham JE, Karmarkar AM, Chen NW, Granger CV, Niewczyk P, DiVita MA, Ottenbacher KJ. Trajectories in functional recovery for patients receiving inpatient rehabilitation for unilateral hip or knee replacement. Archives of gerontology and geriatrics. May-Jun 2014;58(3):344-349, PMID: 24461928, PMCID: PMC3949164.
  3. Bryant MS, Rintala DH, Hou JG, Protas EJ. Relationship of Falls and Fear of Falling to Activity Limitations and Physical Inactivity in Parkinson's Disease. Journal of aging and physical activity. Apr 3 2014, PMID: 24700259.
  4. Chondronikola M, Meyer WJ, Sidossis LS, Ojeda S, Huddleston J, Stevens P, Borsheim E, Suman OE, Finnerty CC, Herndon DN. Predictors of Insulin Resistance in Pediatric Burn Injury Survivors 24 to 36 Months Postburn. Journal of burn care & research: official publication of the American Burn Association. Jun 10 2014, PMID: 24918945.
  5. Goodwin JS. Heart Disease as the Number One Cause of Death among the Elderly. JAMA internal medicine. Jan 6 2014, PMID: 24395276.
  6. Graham JE, Granger CV, Karmarkar AM, Deutsch A, Niewczyk P, Divita MA, Ottenbacher KJ. The Uniform Data System for Medical Rehabilitation: report of follow-up information on patients discharged from inpatient rehabilitation programs in 2002-2010. American journal of physical medicine & rehabilitation / Association of Academic Physiatrists. Mar 2014;93(3):231-244, PMID: 24088780, PMCID: PMC3944381.
  7. Gundermann DM, Walker DK, Reidy PT, Borack MS, Dickinson JM, Volpi E, Rasmussen BB. Activation of mTORC1 Signaling and Protein Synthesis in Human Muscle Following Blood Flow Restriction Exercise is Inhibited by Rapamycin. American journal of physiology. Endocrinology and metabolism. Apr 1 2014, PMID: 24691032, PMC Journal - In Process.
  8. Lee J, Kuo YF, Goodwin JS. The effect of the electronic medical record and hospitalist care on length of stay. Am J Managed Care 2014, in press.
  9. Lyons EJ, Tate DF, Ward DS, Ribisl KM, Bowling JM, Kalyanaraman S. Engagement, enjoyment, and energy expenditure during active video game play. Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association. Feb 2014;33(2):174-181, PMID: 23527520.
  10. Mamerow MM, Mettler JA, English KL, Casperson SL, Arentson-Lantz E, Sheffield-Moore M, Layman DK, Paddon-Jones D. Dietary Protein Distribution Positively Influences 24-h Muscle Protein Synthesis in Healthy Adults. The Journal of nutrition. Jan 29 2014, PMID: 24477298, PMCID: PMC4018950.
  11. Mittal S, Lin YL, Tan A, Kuo YF, El-Serag HB, Goodwin JS. Limited life expectancy among a subgroup of medicare beneficiaries receiving screening colonoscopies. Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association. Mar 2014;12(3):443-450.e441, PMID: 23973925, PMCID: PMC3944371.
  12. Ottenbacher KJ, Karmarkar A, Graham JE, Kuo YF, Deutsch A, Reistetter TA, Al Snih S, Granger CV. Thirty-day hospital readmission following discharge from postacute rehabilitation in fee-for-service Medicare patients. JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association. Feb 12 2014;311(6):604-614, PMID: 24519300.
  13. Parekh TM, Raji M, Lin YL, Tan A, Kuo YF, Goodwin JS. Hypoglycemia after antimicrobial prescription for older patients on sulfonylureas. JAMA Int. Med 2014, in press.
  14. Paddon-Jones D, Leidy H. Dietary protein and muscle in older persons. Current opinion in clinical nutrition and metabolic care. Jan 2014;17(1):5-11, PMID: 24310053, PMC Journal – In Process.
  15. Peterson MD, Al Snih S, Stoddard J, McClain J, Lee IM. Adiposity and Insufficient MVPA Predict Cardiometabolic Abnormalities in Adults. Medicine and science in sports and exercise. Jan 1 2014, PMID: 24389519, PMCID: PMC4028403.
  16. Peterson MD, Al Snih S, Stoddard J, Shekar A, Hurvitz EA. Obesity misclassification and the metabolic syndrome in adults with functional mobility impairments: Nutrition Examination Survey 2003-2006. Preventive medicine. 3// 2014;60(0):71-76; PMC Journal - In Process.
  17. Reidy PT, Walker DK, Dickinson JM, Gundermann DM, Drummond MJ, Timmerman KL, Cope MB, Mukherjea R, Jennings K, Volpi E, Rasmussen BB. Soy-Dairy Protein Blend and Whey Protein Ingestion After Resistance Exercise Increases Amino Acid Transport and Transporter Expression in Human Skeletal Muscle. Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985). Apr 3 2014, PMID: 24699854, PMC Journal - In Process.
  18. Reistetter TA, Karmarkar AM, Graham JE, Eschbach K, Kuo YF, Granger CV, Freeman J, Ottenbacher KJ. Regional variation in stroke rehabilitation outcomes. Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation. Jan 2014;95(1):29-38, PMID: 23921200, PMC4006274.
  19. Runzer-Colmenares FM, Samper-Ternent R, Al Snih S, Ottenbacher KJ, Parodi JF, Wong R. Prevalence and factors associated with frailty among Peruvian older adults. Archives of gerontology and geriatrics. Jan-Feb 2014;58(1):69-73, PMID: 23978328, PMC3808461.
  20. Sheffield-Moore M, Dillon EL, Randolph KM, Casperson SL, White GR, Jennings K, Rathmacher J, Schuette S, Janghorbani M, Urban RJ, Hoang V, Willis M, Durham WJ. Isotopic decay of urinary or plasma 3-methylhistidine as a potential biomarker of pathologic skeletal muscle loss. Journal of cachexia, sarcopenia and muscle. Mar 2014;5(1):19-25, PMID: 24009031, PMC3953321.
  21. Singh S, Lin YL, Kuo YF, Nattinger AB, Goodwin JS. Variation in the risk of readmission among hospitals: the relative contribution of patient, hospital and inpatient provider characteristics. Journal of general internal medicine. Apr 2014;29(4):572-578, PMID: 24307260, PMC3965757.
  22. Tan A, Holmes HM, Kuo YF, Raji MA, Goodwin JS. Coadministration of Co-trimoxazole With Sulfonylureas: Hypoglycemia Events and Pattern of Use. The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. May 24 2014, PMID: 24858839.
  23. Tan A, Kuo YF, Goodwin JS. Potential overuse of screening mammography and its association with access to primary care. Medical care. Jun 2014;52(6):490-495, PMID: 24828844, PMC Journal - In Process.
  24. Walker DK, Drummond MJ, Dickinson JM, Borack MS, Jennings K, Volpi E, Rasmussen BB. Insulin increases mRNA abundance of the amino acid transporter SLC7A5/LAT1 via an mTORC1-dependent mechanism in skeletal muscle cells. Physiological reports. 2014;2(3):e00238, PMID: 24760501, PMCID: PMC4002227.
  25. Wooten KC, Rose RM, Ostir GV, Calhoun WJ, Ameredes BT, Brasier AR. Assessing and evaluating multidisciplinary translational teams: a mixed methods approach. Evaluation & the health professions. Mar 2014;37(1):33-49, PMID: 24064432, PMC Journal - In Process.



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