MOBILIZE Boston II

at the University of Massachusetts Boston

Publications

2015

  1. The mediating effect of leptin on the relationship between body weight and knee osteoarthritis in older adults.  Fowler-Brown A, Kim DH, Shi L, Marcantonio E, Wee CC, Shmerling RH, Leveille S. Arthritis Rheumatology. 2015 Jan;67(1):169-75
  2. Functional performance as a predictor of injurious falls in older adults.  Ward RE, Leveille SG, Beauchamp MK, Travison T, Alexander N, Jette AM, Bean JF.  Journal of American Geriatric Society.  2015 Feb:63(2):315-20.

2014

  1. Pain characteristics associated with the onset of disability in older adults: the maintenance of balance, independent living, intellect, and zest in the Elderly Boston Study.   Eggermont LH, Leveille SG, Shi L, Kiely DK, Shmerling RH, Jones RN, Guralnik JM, Bean JF.  Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2014 Jun;62(6):1007-16.
  2. Ambient air pollution and depressive symptoms in older adults: results from the MOBILIZE Boston study. Wang Y, Eliot MN, Koutrakis P, Gryparis A, Schwartz JD, Coull BA, Mittleman MA, Milberg WP, Lipsitz LA, Wellenius GA.   Environmental Health Perspective. 2014 Jun;122(6):553-8.
  3. Utilitarian walking, neighborhood environment, and risk of outdoor falls among older adults.  Li W, Procter-Gray E, Lipsitz LA, Leveille SG, Hackman H, Biondolillo M, Hannan MT.  American Journal of Public Health. 2014 Sep;104(9):e30-7.
  4. Long-term exposure to ambient air pollution and serum leptin in older adults: results from the MOBILIZE Boston study.  Wang Y, Eliot MN, Kuchel GA, Schwartz J, Coull BA, Mittleman MA, Lipsitz LA, Wellenius GA.  Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2014 Sep;56(9):e73-7.
  5. Patterns, predictors, and outcomes of falls trajectories in older adults: the MOBILIZE Boston Study with 5 years of follow-up.  Tchalla AE, Dufour AB, Travison TG, Habtemariam D, Iloputaife I, Manor B, Lipsitz LA.  PLOS One. 2014 Sep 3;9(9):e106363.
  6. A stiff price to pay: does joint stiffness predict disability in an older population?  Thakral M, Shi L, Shmerling RH, Bean JF, Leveille SG. Journal of American Geriatric Society. 2014 Oct:62(10):1891-9.

​2013

  1. Stiffness control of balance during dual task and prospective falls in older adults: the MOBILIZE Boston Study.  Kang HG, Quach L, Li W, Lipsitz LA.  Gait Posture. 2013 Sep;38(4):757-63.
  2. Is kyphosis related to mobility, balance, and disability? Eum R, Leveille SG, Kiely DK, Kiel DP, Samelson EJ, Bean JF.  American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2013 Nov;92(11):980-9.
  3. The mediating effect of chronic pain on the relationship between obesity and physical function and disability in older adults. Fowler-Brown A, Wee CC, Marcantonio E, Ngo L, Leveille S.  Journal of the  American Geriatrics Society. 2013 Dec;61(12):2079-86.
  4. Sex differences in circumstances and consequences of outdoor and indoor falls in older adults in the MOBILIZE Boston cohort study.  Duckham RL, Procter-Gray E, Hannan MT, Leveille SG, Lipsitz LA, Li W.  BMC Geriatrics. 2013 Dec 6;13:133.
  5. Depression, antidepressants, and falls among community-dwelling elderly people: the MOBILIZE Boston study.  Quach L, Yang FM, Berry SD, Newton E, Jones RN, Burr JA, Lipsitz LA.  Journal of Gerontology Medical Science. 2013 Dec;68(12):1575-81

2012

  1. Depressive symptoms, chronic pain, and falls in older community-dwelling adults: the MOBILIZE Boston Study.  Eggermont LH, Penninx BW, Jones RN, Leveille SG. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2012 Feb;60(2):230-7. 
  2. Ambient particulate matter and the response to orthostatic challenge in the elderly: the Maintenance of Balance, Independent Living, Intellect, and Zest in the Elderly (MOBILIZE) of Boston study.  Wellenius GA, Wilhelm-Benartzi CS, Wilker EH, Coull BA, Suh HH, Koutrakis P, Lipsitz LA.  Hypertension. 2012  Mar;59(3):558-63.
  3. The association of educational attainment and SBP among older community-living adults: the Maintenance of Balance, Independent Living, Intellect and Zest in the Elderly (MOBILIZE) Boston Study.  Kiely DK, Gross AL, Kim DH, Lipsitz LA.  Journal of Hypertension. 2012 Aug;30(8):1518-25.
  4. Residential proximity to nearest major roadway and cognitive function in community-dwelling seniors: results from the MOBILIZE Boston Study.  Wellenius GA, Boyle LD, Coull BA, Milberg WP, Gryparis A, Schwartz J, Mittleman MA, Lipsitz LA.  Journal of American Geriatrics Society. 2012 Nov;60(11):2075-80.
  5. Management of persistent pain in older adults: the MOBILIZE Boston Study.  Stewart C, Leveille SG, Shmerling RH, Samelson EJ, Bean JF, Schofield P.  Journal of American Geriatrics Society. 2012 Nov;60(11):2081-6. 
  6. Reevaluating the implications of recurrent falls in older adults: location changes the inference. Kelsey JL, Procter-Gray E, Berry SD, Hannan MT, Kiel DP, Lipsitz LA, Li W. Journal of the American Geriatric Society. 2012 Mar; 60(3):517-24; PMID:22283236.
  7. Correlations of clinical and laboratory measures of balance in older men and women: The MOBILIZE Boston study. Nguyen US, Kiel DP, Li W, Galica AM, Kang HG, Casey VA, Hannan MT. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2012 Jun 28; PMID:22745045.
  8. Older Adults Management of Persistent Pain: The MOBILIZE Boston Study. Stewart C, Leveille SG, Shmerling RH, Samelson EJ, Bean JF, Schofield P. Journal of the American Geriatric Society. (In Press)

2011

  1. Hypertension, orthostatic hypotension, and the risk of falls in a community-dwelling elderly population: the maintenance of balance, independent living, intellect, and zest in the elderly of Boston study. Gangavati A, Hajjar I, Quach L, Jones RN, Kiely DK, Gagnon P, Lipsitz LA. Journal of the American Geriatric Society. 2011 Mar; 59(3):383-9.
  2. Characteristics of chronic pain associated with sleep difficulty in older adults: the Maintenance of Balance, Independent Living, Intellect, and Zest in the Elderly (MOBILIZE) Boston study. Chen Q, Hayman LL, Shmerling RH, Bean JF, Leveille SG. Journal of American Geriatric Society. 2011 Aug; 59(8):1385-92; PMC3307096.
  3. Neurovascular coupling is impaired in slow walkers: the MOBILIZE Boston Study. Sorond FA, Kiely DK, Galica A, Moscufo N, Serrador JM, Iloputaife I, Egorova S, Dell'Oglio E, Meier DS, Newton E, Milberg WP, Guttmann CR, Lipsitz LA. Annals of Neurology. 2011 Aug; 70(2):213-20; 
  4. The nonlinear relationship between gait speed and falls: the Maintenance of Balance, Independent Living, Intellect, and Zest in the Elderly of Boston Study. Quach L, Galica AM, Jones RN, Procter-Gray E, Manor B, Hannan MT, Lipsitz LA.  Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2011 Jun;59(6):1069-73.
  5. The Non-linear Relationship between Gait Speed and Falls: The MOBILIZE Boston Study. Lien Quach, Andrew M. Galica, Richard N. Jones, Elizabeth Procter-Gray, Brad Manor, Marian T. Hannan, Lewis A. Lipsitz Journal of American Geriatric Society. 2011 June; 59(6): 1069–1073; PMC3141220
  6. Elderly women regulate brain blood flow better than men do. Deegan BM, Sorond FA, Galica A, Lipsitz LA, O'Laighin G, Serrador JM. Stroke. 2011 Jul; 42(7):1988-93; PMID:21566238.
  7. Depressive symptoms, chronic pain, and falls in older community-dwelling adults: the MOBILIZE Boston Study.  Eggermont LH, Penninx BW, Jones RN, Leveille SG. Journal American Geriatric Society. 2012 Feb; 60(2):230-7; PMC3288166.

2010

  1. Optimizing the tracking of falls in studies of older participants: comparison of quarterly telephone recall with monthly falls calendars in the MOBILIZE Boston Study. Hannan MT, Gagnon MM, Aneja J, Jones RN, Cupples LA, Lipsitz LA, Samelson EJ, Leveille SG, Kiel DP. American Journal Epidemiology. 2010; 171(9):1031-6; PMC2877474.
  2. Physiological complexity and system adaptability: evidence from postural control dynamics of older adults. Manor B, Costa MD, Hu K, Newton E, Starobinets O, Kang HG, Peng CK, Novak V, Lipsitz LA. Journal of Applied Physiology. 2010 Dec; 109(6):1786-91; PMC3006415.
  3. Stiffness control of balance during quiet standing and dual task in older adults: the MOBILIZE Boston Study. Kang HG, Lipsitz LA. Journal of Neurophysiology. 2010 Dec; 104(6):3510-7; PMC3007648.
  4. Indoor and outdoor falls in older adults are different: the maintenance of balance, independent living, intellect, and Zest in the Elderly of Boston Study. Kelsey JL, Berry SD, Procter-Gray E, Quach L, Nguyen US, Li W, Kiel DP, Lipsitz LA, Hannan MT. Journal of American Geriatric Society. 2010 Nov.; 58(11):2135-41; PMC2975756.
  5. Footwear and Falls in the Home Among Older Individuals in the MOBILIZE Boston Study. Kelsey JL, Procter-Gray E, Nguyen US, Li W, Kiel DP, Hannan MT. Footwear Science. 2010 Sep; 2(3):123-129; PMC3250347.
  6. Cerebrovascular hemodynamics, gait, and falls in an elderly population: MOBILIZE Boston Study. Sorond FA, Galica A, Serrador JM, Kiely DK, Iloputaife I, Cupples LA, Lipsitz LA. Neurology. 2010 May 18; 74(20):1627-33; PMC2875129.
  7. Factors associated with hallux valgus in a population-based study of older women and men: the MOBILIZE Boston Study. Nguyen US, Hillstrom HJ, Li W, Dufour AB, Kiel DP, Procter-Gray E, Gagnon MM, Hannan MT. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2010 Jan; 18(1):41-6; PMC2818204.
  8. Validation and comparison of two frailty indexes: The MOBILIZE Boston Study. Kiely DK, Cupples LA, Lipsitz LA. Journal of American Geriatric Society. 2009 Sep; 57(9):1532-9; PMC2792729.
  9. Tender point count, pain, and mobility in the older population: The Mobilize Boston study. Eggermont LH, Shmerling RH, Leveille SG. Journal of Pain. 2010 Jan; 11(1):62-70; PMID:19665937.
  10. Renin angiotensin system gene polymorphisms and cerebral blood flow regulation: the MOBILIZE Boston study. Hajjar I, Sorond F, Hsu YH, Galica A, Cupples LA, Lipsitz LA. Stroke. 2010 Apr; 41(4):635-40; PMID: 20185782.
  11. Poor adherence to medications may be associated with falls. Berry SD, Quach L, Procter-Gray E, Kiel DP, Li W, Samelson EJ, Lipsitz LA, Kelsey JL. Journal of Gerontology A: Biological Sciences Medical Sciences. 2010 May; 65(5):553-8; PMID: 20231214; PMCID: 2854886.

2009

  1. Comparing pain severity versus pain location in the MOBILIZE Boston study: chronic pain and lower extremity function. Eggermont LH, Bean JF, Guralnik JM, Leveille SG. Journal of Gerontology Series A:  Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences. 2009 Jul; 64(7):763-70; PMC2691797.
  2. Subsensory vibrations to the feet reduce gait variability in elderly fallers. Gait Posture. Galica AM, Kang HG, Priplata AA, D'Andrea SE, Starobinets OV, Sorond FA, Cupples LA, Lipsitz LA. Gait & Posture. October 2009; 30(3):383-7; PMC2745077.
  3. Chronic musculoskeletal pain and the occurrence of falls in an older population. Leveille SG, Jones RN, Kiely DK, Hausdorff JM, Shmerling RH, Guralnik JM, Kiel DP, Lipsitz LA, Bean JF. JAMA. 2009 Nov 25; 302(20):2214-21; PMC2927855.
  4. Physical activity and executive function in aging: the MOBILIZE Boston Study. Eggermont LH, Milberg WP, Lipsitz LA, Scherder EJ, Leveille SG. Journal American Geriatric Society. 2009 Oct; 57(10):1750-6. PMC3286835.
  5. Chronic musculoskeletal pain and the occurrence of falls in an older population. Leveille SG, Jones RN, Kiely DK, Hausdorff JM, Shmerling RH, Guralnik JM, Kiel DP, Lipsitz LA, Bean JF. Journal American Medical Association. 2009 Nov 25; 302(20):2214-21. PMC2927855.
  6. Gender related differences in cerebral autoregulation in older healthy subjects. Deegan BM, Sorond FA, Lipsitz LA, Olaighin G, Serrador JM. Conference Proceedings IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. 2009; 2859-62. PMC2915823.
  7. A Novel Aging Phenotype of Slow Gait Impaired Executive Function, and Depressive Symptoms: Relationship to Blood Pressure and Other Cardiovascular Risks. Ihab Hajjar, Frances Yang, Farzaneh Sorond, Richard N. Jones, William Milberg, L. Adrienne Cupples, Lewis A. Lipsitz. J Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences Medical Sciences (2009); 64A (9): 994-1001; PMC2720888.

2008

  1. The MOBILIZE Boston Study: design and methods of a prospective cohort study of novel risk factors for falls in an older population. Leveille SG, Kiel DP, Jones RN, Roman A, Hannan MT, Sorond FA, Kang HG, Samelson EJ, Gagnon M, Freeman M, Lipsitz LA. Boston Medical Center Geriatrics. 2008 Jul.18; 8:16; PMC2500010.
  2. Issues in conducting epidemiologic research among elders: lessons from the MOBILIZE Boston Study. Samelson EJ, Kelsey JL, Kiel DP, Roman AM, Cupples LA, Freeman MB, Jones RN, Hannan MT, Leveille SG, Gagnon MM, Lipsitz LA. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2008 Dec 15; 168(12):1444-51; PMC2727190.