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Bing Lu, Dr.P.H., M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Bing Lu and Jeffrey Sparks.
Connection Strength

6.244
  1. Sparks JA, Barbhaiya M, Tedeschi SK, Leatherwood CL, Tabung FK, Speyer CB, Malspeis S, Costenbader KH, Karlson EW, Lu B. Inflammatory dietary pattern and risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis in women. Clin Rheumatol. 2019 Jan; 38(1):243-250.
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    Score: 0.871
  2. Marchand NE, Sparks JA, Tedeschi SK, Malspeis S, Costenbader KH, Karlson EW, Lu B. Abdominal Obesity in Comparison with General Obesity and Risk of Developing Rheumatoid Arthritis in Women. J Rheumatol. 2020 Jul 15.
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    Score: 0.249
  3. Ford JA, Liu X, Chu SH, Lu B, Cho MH, Silverman EK, Costenbader KH, Camargo CA, Sparks JA. Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, and Subsequent Risk for Incident Rheumatoid Arthritis Among Women: A Prospective Cohort Study. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2020 05; 72(5):704-713.
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    Score: 0.244
  4. Zaccardelli A, Liu X, Ford JA, Cui J, Lu B, Chu SH, Schur PH, Speyer CB, Costenbader KH, Robinson WH, Sokolove J, Karlson EW, Camargo CA, Sparks JA. Elevated anti-citrullinated protein antibodies prior to rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis and risks for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2020 Jan 21.
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    Score: 0.241
  5. Yoshida K, Lin TC, Wei M, Malspeis S, Chu SH, Camargo CA, Raby BA, Choi HK, Tedeschi SK, Barbhaiya M, Lu B, Costenbader KH, Karlson EW, Sparks JA. The roles of post-diagnosis accumulation of morbidities and lifestyle changes on excess total and cause-specific mortality risk in rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2019 Dec 07.
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    Score: 0.239
  6. Ford JA, Liu X, Marshall AA, Zaccardelli A, Prado MG, Wiyarand C, Lu B, Karlson EW, Schur PH, Deane KD, Sparks JA. Impact of Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide Antibody Level on Progression to Rheumatoid Arthritis in Clinically Tested Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide Antibody-Positive Patients Without Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2019 12; 71(12):1583-1592.
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    Score: 0.238
  7. Zaccardelli A, Liu X, Ford JA, Cui J, Lu B, Chu SH, Schur PH, Speyer CB, Costenbader KH, Robinson WH, Sokolove J, Karlson EW, Camargo CA, Sparks JA. Asthma and elevation of anti-citrullinated protein antibodies prior to the onset of rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Res Ther. 2019 11 21; 21(1):246.
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    Score: 0.238
  8. Sparks JA, He X, Huang J, Fletcher EA, Zaccardelli A, Friedlander HM, Gill RR, Hatabu H, Nishino M, Murphy DJ, Iannaccone CK, Mahmoud TG, Frits ML, Lu B, Rosas IO, Dellaripa PF, Weinblatt ME, Karlson EW, Shadick NA, Doyle TJ. Rheumatoid Arthritis Disease Activity Predicting Incident Clinically Apparent Rheumatoid Arthritis-Associated Interstitial Lung Disease: A Prospective Cohort Study. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2019 09; 71(9):1472-1482.
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    Score: 0.233
  9. Liu X, Tedeschi SK, Lu B, Zaccardelli A, Speyer CB, Costenbader KH, Karlson EW, Sparks JA. Long-Term Physical Activity and Subsequent Risk for Rheumatoid Arthritis Among Women: A Prospective Cohort Study. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2019 09; 71(9):1460-1471.
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    Score: 0.232
  10. Liu X, Tedeschi SK, Barbhaiya M, Leatherwood CL, Speyer CB, Lu B, Costenbader KH, Karlson EW, Sparks JA. Impact and Timing of Smoking Cessation on Reducing Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis Among Women in the Nurses' Health Studies. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2019 07; 71(7):914-924.
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    Score: 0.231
  11. Sparks JA, Doyle TJ, He X, Pan B, Iannaccone C, Frits ML, Dellaripa PF, Rosas IO, Lu B, Weinblatt ME, Shadick NA, Karlson EW. Incidence and predictors of dyspnea on exertion in a prospective cohort of patients with rheumatoid arthritis. ACR Open Rheumatol. 2019 Mar; 1(1):4-15.
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    Score: 0.227
  12. Sparks JA, O'Reilly ÉJ, Barbhaiya M, Tedeschi SK, Malspeis S, Lu B, Willett WC, Costenbader KH, Karlson EW. Association of fish intake and smoking with risk of rheumatoid arthritis and age of onset: a prospective cohort study. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2019 Jan 05; 20(1):2.
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    Score: 0.224
  13. Marshall AA, Zaccardelli A, Yu Z, Prado MG, Liu X, Miller Kroouze R, Kalia SS, Green RC, Triedman NA, Lu B, Deane KD, Iversen MD, Karlson EW, Sparks JA. Effect of communicating personalized rheumatoid arthritis risk on concern for developing RA: A randomized controlled trial. Patient Educ Couns. 2019 05; 102(5):976-983.
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    Score: 0.223
  14. Prado MG, Iversen MD, Yu Z, Miller Kroouze R, Triedman NA, Kalia SS, Lu B, Green RC, Karlson EW, Sparks JA. Effectiveness of a Web-Based Personalized Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk Tool With or Without a Health Educator for Knowledge of Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk Factors. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 10; 70(10):1421-1430.
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    Score: 0.220
  15. Sparks JA, Iversen MD, Yu Z, Triedman NA, Prado MG, Miller Kroouze R, Kalia SS, Atkinson ML, Mody EA, Helfgott SM, Todd DJ, Dellaripa PF, Bermas BL, Costenbader KH, Deane KD, Lu B, Green RC, Karlson EW. Disclosure of Personalized Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk Using Genetics, Biomarkers, and Lifestyle Factors to Motivate Health Behavior Improvements: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 06; 70(6):823-833.
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    Score: 0.213
  16. Sparks JA, Chang SC, Nguyen UDT, Barbhaiya M, Tedeschi SK, Lu B, Costenbader KH, Zhang Y, Choi HK, Karlson EW. Smoking Behavior Changes in the Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Period and Risk of Mortality During Thirty-Six Years of Prospective Followup. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 01; 70(1):19-29.
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    Score: 0.208
  17. Sparks JA, Chang SC, Nguyen US, Barbhaiya M, Tedeschi SK, Lu B, Kreps DJ, Costenbader KH, Zhang Y, Choi HK, Karlson EW. Weight Change During the Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Period and Risk of Subsequent Mortality in Women With Rheumatoid Arthritis and Matched Comparators. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2018 01; 70(1):18-29.
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    Score: 0.208
  18. Sparks JA, Barbhaiya M, Karlson EW, Ritter SY, Raychaudhuri S, Corrigan CC, Lu F, Selhub J, Chasman DI, Paynter NP, Ridker PM, Solomon DH. Investigating methotrexate toxicity within a randomized double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial: Rationale and design of the Cardiovascular Inflammation Reduction Trial-Adverse Events (CIRT-AE) Study. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2017 08; 47(1):133-142.
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    Score: 0.196
  19. Hu Y, Sparks JA, Malspeis S, Costenbader KH, Hu FB, Karlson EW, Lu B. Long-term dietary quality and risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis in women. Ann Rheum Dis. 2017 Aug; 76(8):1357-1364.
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    Score: 0.196
  20. Hu Y, Cui J, Sparks JA, Malspeis S, Costenbader KH, Karlson EW, Lu B. Circulating carotenoids and subsequent risk of rheumatoid arthritis in women. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2017 Mar-Apr; 35(2):309-312.
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    Score: 0.195
  21. Sparks JA, Chang SC, Liao KP, Lu B, Fine AR, Solomon DH, Costenbader KH, Karlson EW. Rheumatoid Arthritis and Mortality Among Women During 36 Years of Prospective Follow-Up: Results From the Nurses' Health Study. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2016 06; 68(6):753-62.
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    Score: 0.187
  22. Sparks JA, Iversen MD, Miller Kroouze R, Mahmoud TG, Triedman NA, Kalia SS, Atkinson ML, Lu B, Deane KD, Costenbader KH, Green RC, Karlson EW. Personalized Risk Estimator for Rheumatoid Arthritis (PRE-RA) Family Study: rationale and design for a randomized controlled trial evaluating rheumatoid arthritis risk education to first-degree relatives. Contemp Clin Trials. 2014 Sep; 39(1):145-57.
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    Score: 0.165
  23. Lu B, Hiraki LT, Sparks JA, Malspeis S, Chen CY, Awosogba JA, Arkema EV, Costenbader KH, Karlson EW. Being overweight or obese and risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis among women: a prospective cohort study. Ann Rheum Dis. 2014 Nov; 73(11):1914-22.
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    Score: 0.164
  24. Hu Y, Costenbader KH, Gao X, Al-Daabil M, Sparks JA, Solomon DH, Hu FB, Karlson EW, Lu B. Sugar-sweetened soda consumption and risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis in women. Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 Sep; 100(3):959-67.
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    Score: 0.164
  25. Hahn J, Leatherwood C, Malspeis S, Liu X, Lu B, Roberts AL, Sparks JA, Karlson EW, Feldman CH, Munroe ME, James JA, Kubzansky LD, Costenbader KH. Associations between Smoking and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)-Related Cytokines and Chemokines among US Female Nurses. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2020 Jul 03.
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    Score: 0.062
  26. Hahn J, Leatherwood C, Malspeis S, Liu X, Lu B, Roberts AL, Sparks JA, Karlson EW, Feldman CH, Munroe ME, James JA, Kubzansky LD, Costenbader KH. Associations between daily alcohol consumption and systemic lupus erythematosus-related cytokines and chemokines among US female nurses without SLE. Lupus. 2020 Jul; 29(8):976-982.
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    Score: 0.062
  27. Chu SH, Cui J, Sparks JA, Lu B, Tedeschi SK, Speyer CB, Moss L, Feser ML, Kelmenson LB, Mewshaw EA, Edison JD, Deane KD, Clish C, Lasky-Su J, Karlson EW, Costenbader KH. Circulating plasma metabolites and risk of rheumatoid arthritis in the Nurses' Health Study. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2020 Apr 20.
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    Score: 0.061
  28. Tedeschi SK, Barbhaiya M, Sparks JA, Karlson EW, Kubzansky LD, Roberts AL, Willett WC, Lu B, Costenbader KH. Dietary patterns and risk of systemic lupus erythematosus in women. Lupus. 2020 Jan; 29(1):67-73.
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    Score: 0.059
  29. Barbhaiya M, Tedeschi SK, Lu B, Malspeis S, Kreps D, Sparks JA, Karlson EW, Costenbader KH. Cigarette smoking and the risk of systemic lupus erythematosus, overall and by anti-double stranded DNA antibody subtype, in the Nurses' Health Study cohorts. Ann Rheum Dis. 2018 02; 77(2):196-202.
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    Score: 0.051
  30. Tedeschi SK, Barbhaiya M, Malspeis S, Lu B, Sparks JA, Karlson EW, Willett W, Costenbader KH. Obesity and the risk of systemic lupus erythematosus among women in the Nurses' Health Studies. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2017 12; 47(3):376-383.
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    Score: 0.050
  31. Barbhaiya M, Lu B, Sparks JA, Malspeis S, Chang SC, Karlson EW, Costenbader KH. Influence of Alcohol Consumption on the Risk of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Among Women in the Nurses' Health Study Cohorts. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2017 03; 69(3):384-392.
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    Score: 0.049
  32. Kim K, Jiang X, Cui J, Lu B, Costenbader KH, Sparks JA, Bang SY, Lee HS, Okada Y, Raychaudhuri S, Alfredsson L, Bae SC, Klareskog L, Karlson EW. Interactions between amino acid-defined major histocompatibility complex class II variants and smoking in seropositive rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2015 Oct; 67(10):2611-23.
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    Score: 0.045
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.