Patrick J. Heagerty
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1995.
M.S., State University of New York at Albany, 1991.
My expertise is in the following areas:regression techniques for dependent data;hierarchical models.
Association of early imaging for back pain with clinical outcomes in older adults.. JAMA. 313(11):1143-53.. 2015.
The clinical course of pain and function in older adults with a new primary care visit for back pain.. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 63(3):524-30.. 2015.
The Fundamental Difficulty With Evaluating the Accuracy of Biomarkers for Guiding Treatment.. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 107(8). 2015.
Clinical outcomes of early and later physical therapist services for older adults with back pain.. The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society.. 2015.
Predictors of treatment with dialysis modalities in observational studies for comparative effectiveness research.. Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association.. 2015.
Mapping a Patient-Reported Functional Outcome Measure to a Utility Measure for Comparative Effectiveness and Economic Evaluations in Older Adults with Low Back Pain.. Medical decision making : an international journal of the Society for Medical Decision Making.. 2014.
Analyzing longitudinal data to characterize the accuracy of markers used to select treatment.. Statistics in medicine.. 2014.
Posttraumatic stress disorder and incidence of type-2 diabetes: A prospective twin study.. Journal of psychiatric research.. 2014.
A randomized trial of epidural glucocorticoid injections for spinal stenosis.. The New England journal of medicine. 371(1):11-21.. 2014.
Direct regression models for longitudinal rates of change.. Statistics in medicine.. 2014.
Back pain in seniors: the back pain outcomes using longitudinal data (BOLD) cohort baseline data.. BMC musculoskeletal disorders. 15(1):134.. 2014.
Probability and Predictors of Patients Converting from Negative to Positive Screens for Alcohol Misuse.. Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research.. 2013.
Annual rescreening for alcohol misuse: diminishing returns for some patient subgroups.. Medical care. 51(10):914-21.. 2013.
One-year outcomes of surgical versus nonsurgical treatments for discogenic back pain: a community-based prospective cohort study.. The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society. 13(11):1421-33.. 2013.
The association of PTSD with physical and mental health functioning and disability (VA Cooperative Study #569: the course and consequences of posttraumatic stress disorder in Vietnam-era Veteran twins).. Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation.. 2013.
Recent Physical Activity in Relation to DNA Damage and Repair Using the Comet Assay.. Journal of physical activity & health.. 2013.
Longitudinal structural mixed models for the analysis of surgical trials with noncompliance.. Statistics in medicine.. 2012.
Effectiveness of vertebroplasty using individual patient data from two randomised placebo controlled trials: meta-analysis.. BMJ (Clinical research ed.). 343:d3952.. 2011.
Physical activity, physical exertion, and miscarriage risk in women textile workers in Shanghai, China.. American journal of industrial medicine. 53(5):497-505.. 2010.
On combining family-based and population-based case-control data in association studies.. Biometrics. 66(4):1024-33.. 2010.
Predisposing and enabling factors associated with mammography use among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women living in a rural area.. The Journal of rural health : official journal of the American Rural Health Association and the National Rural Health Care Association. 25(1):85-92.. 2009.