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

TitleAssistant Professor of Medicine
InstitutionBrigham and Women's Hospital
AddressBrigham and Women
Medicine - PBB-B3
75 Francis St
Boston MA 02115
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University of North Carolina, Chapel HillDr.PH05/2005Biostatisics

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R01AR061362     (LU, BING)Aug 17, 2012 - Jul 31, 2015
Dietary Patterns / Dietary Quality and Risk of RA in Women
Role: Principal Investigator

R03AA020100     (LU, BING)Sep 30, 2010 - Feb 28, 2013
Alcohol Consumption and Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis in Women
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  1. Sparks JA, Chang SC, Nguyen US, Barbhaiya M, Tedeschi SK, Lu B, Kreps DJ, Costenbader KH, Zhang Y, Choi HK, Karlson EW. Weight change in the early rheumatoid arthritis period and risk for subsequent mortality among women with RA and matched comparators. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2017 Nov 30. PMID: 29193837.
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  2. 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). 2017 Oct 12. PMID: 29024454.
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  3. 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. 2017 Oct 07. PMID: 28988206.
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  4. Davis JE, Price LL, Lo GH, Eaton CB, McAlindon TE, Lu B, Barbe MF, Driban JB. A single recent injury is a potent risk factor for the development of accelerated knee osteoarthritis: data from the osteoarthritis initiative. Rheumatol Int. 2017 Oct; 37(10):1759-1764. PMID: 28831543.
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  5. Yu Z, Lu B, Agosti J, Bitton A, Corrigan C, Fraenkel L, Harrold LR, Losina E, Katz JN, Solomon DH. Implementation of Treat to Target for Rheumatoid Arthritis in the US: Analysis of Baseline Data from the TRACTION Trial. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2017 Aug 22. PMID: 28834390.
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  6. Driban JB, McAlindon TE, Amin M, Price LL, Eaton CB, Davis JE, Lu B, Lo GH, Duryea J, Barbe MF. Risk factors can classify individuals who develop accelerated knee osteoarthritis: Data from the osteoarthritis initiative. J Orthop Res. 2017 Aug 04. PMID: 28776751.
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  7. Solomon DH, Kay J, Duryea J, Lu B, Bolster MB, Yood RA, Han R, Ball S, Coleman C, Lo E, Wohlfahrt A, Sury M, Yin M, Yu Z, Zak A, Gravallese EM. Effects of Teriparatide on Joint Erosions in Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2017 Sep; 69(9):1741-1750. PMID: 28544807.
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  8. Huang M, Quddus A, Stinson L, Shikany JM, Howard BV, Kutob RM, Lu B, Manson JE, Eaton CB. Artificially sweetened beverages, sugar-sweetened beverages, plain water, and incident diabetes mellitus in postmenopausal women: the prospective Women's Health Initiative observational study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2017 Aug; 106(2):614-622. PMID: 28659294.
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  9. Solomon DH, Losina E, Lu B, Zak A, Corrigan C, Lee SB, Agosti J, Bitton A, Harrold LR, Pincus T, Radner H, Yu Z, Smolen JS, Fraenkel L, Katz JN. Implementation of Treat-to-Target in Rheumatoid Arthritis Through a Learning Collaborative: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2017 Jul; 69(7):1374-1380. PMID: 28512998.
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  10. 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 Dec; 47(3):376-383. PMID: 28688713.
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  11. 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 36 years of prospective follow-up. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2017 May 02. PMID: 28464477.
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  12. Lu B, Driban JB, Xu C, Lapane KL, McAlindon TE, Eaton CB. Dietary Fat Intake and Radiographic Progression of Knee Osteoarthritis: Data From the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2017 Mar; 69(3):368-375. PMID: 27273934.
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  13. 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 Mar; 69(3):384-392. PMID: 27273851.
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  14. 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 Aug; 47(1):133-142. PMID: 28284844.
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  15. Davis J, Eaton CB, Lo GH, Lu B, Price LL, McAlindon TE, Barbe MF, Driban JB. Knee symptoms among adults at risk for accelerated knee osteoarthritis: data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Clin Rheumatol. 2017 May; 36(5):1083-1089. PMID: 28188391.
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  16. Driban JB, Eaton CB, Amin M, Stout AC, Price LL, Lu B, Lo GH, McAlindon TE, Barbe MF. Glucose homeostasis influences the risk of incident knee osteoarthritis: Data from the osteoarthritis initiative. J Orthop Res. 2017 10; 35(10):2282-2287. PMID: 28128478.
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  17. 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. PMID: 28137914.
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  18. 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. PMID: 28079511.
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  19. Vaidya A, Cui L, Sun L, Lu B, Chen S, Liu X, Zhou Y, Liu X, Xie X, Hu FB, Wu S, Gao X. A prospective study of impaired fasting glucose and type 2 diabetes in China: The Kailuan study. Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Nov; 95(46):e5350. PMID: 27861364.
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  20. Driban JB, Stout AC, Duryea J, Lo GH, Harvey WF, Price LL, Ward RJ, Eaton CB, Barbe MF, Lu B, McAlindon TE. Coronal tibial slope is associated with accelerated knee osteoarthritis: data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2016 Jul 19; 17:299. PMID: 27432004; PMCID: PMC4950083.
  21. Driban JB, Stout AC, Lo GH, Eaton CB, Price LL, Lu B, Barbe MF, McAlindon TE. Best performing definition of accelerated knee osteoarthritis: data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Ther Adv Musculoskelet Dis. 2016 Oct; 8(5):165-171. PMID: 27721902.
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  22. 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 Jun; 68(6):753-62. PMID: 26473946; PMCID: PMC4944846.
  23. Solomon DH, Lee SB, Zak A, Corrigan C, Agosti J, Bitton A, Harrold L, Losina E, Lu B, Pincus T, Radner H, Smolen J, Katz JN, Fraenkel L. Implementation of treat-to-target in rheumatoid arthritis through a Learning Collaborative: Rationale and design of the TRACTION trial. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2016 Aug; 46(1):81-7. PMID: 27058970; PMCID: PMC4969092 [Available on 08/01/17].
  24. Duryea J, Russell R, Gravallese EM, Kay J, Han R, Lu B, Solomon DH. Brief Report: Development and Validation of a Semiautomated Method to Measure Erosion Volume in Inflammatory Arthritis by Computed Tomography Scanning. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2016 Feb; 68(2):332-6. PMID: 26473501.
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  25. Driban JB, Eaton CB, Lo GH, Price LL, Lu B, Barbe MF, McAlindon TE. Overweight older adults, particularly after an injury, are at high risk for accelerated knee osteoarthritis: data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Clin Rheumatol. 2016 Apr; 35(4):1071-6. PMID: 26686368; PMCID: PMC4811718 [Available on 04/01/17].
  26. Lee YC, Massarotti E, Edwards RR, Lu B, Liu C, Lo Y, Wohlfahrt A, Kim ND, Clauw DJ, Solomon DH. Effect of Milnacipran on Pain in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis with Widespread Pain: A Randomized Blinded Crossover Trial. J Rheumatol. 2016 Jan; 43(1):38-45. PMID: 26628607; PMCID: PMC4698221.
  27. Solomon DH, Fraenkel L, Lu B, Brown E, Tsao P, Losina E, Katz JN, Bitton A. Comparison of Care Provided in Practices With Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants Versus Subspecialist Physicians Only: A Cohort Study of Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2015 Dec; 67(12):1664-70. PMID: 26096922; PMCID: PMC4684815 [Available on 12/01/16].
  28. Driban JB, Price LL, Eaton CB, Lu B, Lo GH, Lapane KL, McAlindon TE. Individuals with incident accelerated knee osteoarthritis have greater pain than those with common knee osteoarthritis progression: data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Clin Rheumatol. 2016 Jun; 35(6):1565-71. PMID: 26614536; PMCID: PMC4870108 [Available on 06/01/17].
  29. 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. PMID: 26098791; PMCID: PMC4581918 [Available on 10/01/16].
  30. Arkema EV, Lu B, Malspeis S, Karlson EW, Costenbader KH. Monocyte chemotactic protein-1 elevation prior to the onset of rheumatoid arthritis among women. Biomark Med. 2015; 9(8):723-9. PMID: 26223686; PMCID: PMC4545314.
  31. Driban JB, Ward RJ, Eaton CB, Lo GH, Price LL, Lu B, McAlindon TE. Meniscal extrusion or subchondral damage characterize incident accelerated osteoarthritis: Data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Clin Anat. 2015 Sep; 28(6):792-9. PMID: 26149125; PMCID: PMC4679290.
  32. Radner H, Yoshida K, Mjaavatten MD, Aletaha D, Frits M, Lu B, Iannaccone C, Shadick N, Weinblatt M, Hmamouchi I, Dougados M, Smolen JS, Solomon DH. Development of a multimorbidity index: Impact on quality of life using a rheumatoid arthritis cohort. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2015 Oct; 45(2):167-73. PMID: 26209213.
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  33. Driban JB, Lo GH, Eaton CB, Price LL, Lu B, McAlindon TE. Knee Pain and a Prior Injury Are Associated with Increased Risk of a New Knee Injury: Data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. J Rheumatol. 2015 Aug; 42(8):1463-9. PMID: 26034152; PMCID: PMC4522334 [Available on 08/01/16].
  34. Liao KP, Liu J, Lu B, Solomon DH, Kim SC. Association between lipid levels and major adverse cardiovascular events in rheumatoid arthritis compared to non-rheumatoid arthritis patients. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2015 May; 67(8):2004-10. PMID: 25917955; PMCID: PMC4418211.
  35. Hu Y, Costenbader KH, Gao X, Hu FB, Karlson EW, Lu B. Mediterranean diet and incidence of rheumatoid arthritis in women. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2015 May; 67(5):597-606. PMID: 25251857; PMCID: PMC4370793.
  36. Stinson LJ, Stroud LR, Buka SL, Eaton CB, Lu B, Niaura R, Loucks EB. Prospective evaluation of associations between prenatal cortisol and adulthood coronary heart disease risk: the New England family study. Psychosom Med. 2015 Apr; 77(3):237-45. PMID: 25768844; PMCID: PMC4965800.
  37. Driban JB, Eaton CB, Lo GH, Ward RJ, Lu B, McAlindon TE. Association of knee injuries with accelerated knee osteoarthritis progression: data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2014 Nov; 66(11):1673-9. PMID: 24782446; PMCID: PMC4211979.
  38. Zhang FF, Driban JB, Lo GH, Price LL, Booth S, Eaton CB, Lu B, Nevitt M, Jackson B, Garganta C, Hochberg MC, Kwoh K, McAlindon TE. Vitamin D deficiency is associated with progression of knee osteoarthritis. J Nutr. 2014 Dec; 144(12):2002-8. PMID: 25411034; PMCID: PMC4230211.
  39. 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. PMID: 25151341; PMCID: PMC4175164.
  40. Solomon DH, Tonner C, Lu B, Kim SC, Ayanian JZ, Brookhart MA, Katz JN, Yelin E. Predictors of stopping and starting disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs for rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2014 Aug; 66(8):1152-8. PMID: 24470443; PMCID: PMC4112169.
  41. Solomon DH, Garg R, Lu B, Todd DJ, Mercer E, Norton T, Massarotti E. Effect of hydroxychloroquine on insulin sensitivity and lipid parameters in rheumatoid arthritis patients without diabetes mellitus: a randomized, blinded crossover trial. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2014 Aug; 66(8):1246-51. PMID: 24470436; PMCID: PMC4467535.
  42. Lu B, Solomon DH, Costenbader KH, Karlson EW. Alcohol consumption and risk of incident rheumatoid arthritis in women: a prospective study. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2014 Aug; 66(8):1998-2005. PMID: 24729427; PMCID: PMC4116451.
  43. 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. PMID: 25057178; PMCID: PMC4207219.
  44. 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. PMID: 25030783; PMCID: PMC4135503.
  45. Parker DR, Lu B, Sands-Lincoln M, Kroenke CH, Lee CC, O'Sullivan M, Park HL, Parikh N, Schenken RS, Eaton CB. Risk of cardiovascular disease among postmenopausal women with prior pregnancy loss: the women's health initiative. Ann Fam Med. 2014 Jul; 12(4):302-9. PMID: 25024237; PMCID: PMC4096466.
  46. Allen NL, Karlson EW, Malspeis S, Lu B, Seidman CE, Lehmann LS. Biobank participants' preferences for disclosure of genetic research results: perspectives from the OurGenes, OurHealth, OurCommunity project. Mayo Clin Proc. 2014 Jun; 89(6):738-46. PMID: 24943692; PMCID: PMC4148696.
  47. Lu B, Driban JB, Duryea J, McAlindon T, Lapane KL, Eaton CB. Milk consumption and progression of medial tibiofemoral knee osteoarthritis: data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2014 Jun; 66(6):802-9. PMID: 24706620; PMCID: PMC4201042.
  48. Merola JF, Bermas B, Lu B, Karlson EW, Massarotti E, Schur PH, Costenbader KH. Clinical manifestations and survival among adults with (SLE) according to age at diagnosis. Lupus. 2014 Jul; 23(8):778-84. PMID: 24608964; PMCID: PMC4157121.
  49. Lo RC, Lu B, Fokkema MT, Conrad M, Patel VI, Fillinger M, Matyal R, Schermerhorn ML. Relative importance of aneurysm diameter and body size for predicting abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture in men and women. J Vasc Surg. 2014 May; 59(5):1209-16. PMID: 24388278; PMCID: PMC4004688.
  50. Lu B, Rho YH, Cui J, Iannaccone CK, Frits ML, Karlson EW, Shadick NA. Associations of smoking and alcohol consumption with disease activity and functional status in rheumatoid arthritis. J Rheumatol. 2014 Jan; 41(1):24-30. PMID: 24293566; PMCID: PMC4017580.
  51. Chlebowski RT, Pettinger M, Johnson KC, Wallace R, Womack C, Mossavar-Rahmani Y, Stefanick M, Wactawski-Wende J, Carbone L, Lu B, Eaton C, Walitt B, Kooperberg CL. Calcium plus vitamin D supplementation and joint symptoms in postmenopausal women in the women's health initiative randomized trial. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2013 Oct; 113(10):1302-10. PMID: 23954097; PMCID: PMC4108192.
  52. Lu B, Ahmad O, Zhang FF, Driban JB, Duryea J, Lapane KL, McAlindon T, Eaton CB. Soft drink intake and progression of radiographic knee osteoarthritis: data from the osteoarthritis initiative. BMJ Open. 2013; 3(7). PMID: 23872291; PMCID: PMC3717463.
  53. Sands-Lincoln M, Loucks EB, Lu B, Carskadon MA, Sharkey K, Stefanick ML, Ockene J, Shah N, Hairston KG, Robinson JG, Limacher M, Hale L, Eaton CB. Sleep duration, insomnia, and coronary heart disease among postmenopausal women in the Women's Health Initiative. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2013 Jun; 22(6):477-86. PMID: 23651054; PMCID: PMC3678565.
  54. Chomistek AK, Manson JE, Stefanick ML, Lu B, Sands-Lincoln M, Going SB, Garcia L, Allison MA, Sims ST, LaMonte MJ, Johnson KC, Eaton CB. Relationship of sedentary behavior and physical activity to incident cardiovascular disease: results from the Women's Health Initiative. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Jun 11; 61(23):2346-54. PMID: 23583242; PMCID: PMC3676694.
  55. Solomon DH, Yelin E, Katz JN, Lu B, Shaykevich T, Ayanian JZ. Treatment of rheumatoid arthritis in the Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey. Arthritis Res Ther. 2013 Mar 18; 15(2):R43. PMID: 23506671; PMCID: PMC3672709.
  56. Desai SP, Lu B, Szent-Gyorgyi LE, Bogdanova AA, Turchin A, Weinblatt M, Coblyn J, Greenberg JO, Kachalia A, Solomon DH. Increasing pneumococcal vaccination for immunosuppressed patients: a cluster quality improvement trial. Arthritis Rheum. 2013 Jan; 65(1):39-47. PMID: 23044506.
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  57. Lee YC, Lu B, Edwards RR, Wasan AD, Nassikas NJ, Clauw DJ, Solomon DH, Karlson EW. The role of sleep problems in central pain processing in rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Rheum. 2013 Jan; 65(1):59-68. PMID: 23124650; PMCID: PMC3535519.
  58. Sands M, Loucks EB, Lu B, Carskadon MA, Sharkey K, Stefanick M, Ockene J, Shah N, Hairston KG, Robinson J, Limacher M, Hale L, Eaton CB. Self-reported snoring and risk of cardiovascular disease among postmenopausal women (from the Women's Health Initiative). Am J Cardiol. 2013 Feb 15; 111(4):540-6. PMID: 23219175; PMCID: PMC3563849.
  59. Massengale M, Lu B, Pan JJ, Katz JN, Solomon DH. Adipokine hormones and hand osteoarthritis: radiographic severity and pain. PLoS One. 2012; 7(10):e47860. PMID: 23110114; PMCID: PMC3482224.
  60. Lee YC, Lu B, Boire G, Haraoui BP, Hitchon CA, Pope JE, Thorne JC, Keystone EC, Solomon DH, Bykerk VP. Incidence and predictors of secondary fibromyalgia in an early arthritis cohort. Ann Rheum Dis. 2013 Jun; 72(6):949-54. PMID: 22791744; PMCID: PMC3488361.
  61. Mercer E, Rekedal L, Garg R, Lu B, Massarotti EM, Solomon DH. Hydroxychloroquine improves insulin sensitivity in obese non-diabetic individuals. Arthritis Res Ther. 2012 Jun 07; 14(3):R135. PMID: 22676348; PMCID: PMC3446518.
  62. Prince FH, Bykerk VP, Shadick NA, Lu B, Cui J, Frits M, Iannaccone CK, Weinblatt ME, Solomon DH. Sustained rheumatoid arthritis remission is uncommon in clinical practice. Arthritis Res Ther. 2012 Mar 19; 14(2):R68. PMID: 22429277; PMCID: PMC3446437.
  63. Chang HH, Tai TS, Lu B, Iannaccone C, Cernadas M, Weinblatt M, Shadick N, Miaw SC, Ho IC. PTPN22.6, a dominant negative isoform of PTPN22 and potential biomarker of rheumatoid arthritis. PLoS One. 2012; 7(3):e33067. PMID: 22427951; PMCID: PMC3299735.
  64. Devlin A, Waikar SS, Solomon DH, Lu B, Shaykevich T, Alarcón GS, Winkelmayer WC, Costenbader KH. Variation in initial kidney replacement therapy for end-stage renal disease due to lupus nephritis in the United States. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2011 Dec; 63(12):1642-53. PMID: 22058067; PMCID: PMC3227771.
  65. Eaton CB, Parker DR, Borkan J, McMurray J, Roberts MB, Lu B, Goldman R, Ahern DK. Translating cholesterol guidelines into primary care practice: a multimodal cluster randomized trial. Ann Fam Med. 2011 Nov-Dec; 9(6):528-37. PMID: 22084264; PMCID: PMC3252191.
  66. Lillegraven S, Prince FH, Shadick NA, Bykerk VP, Lu B, Frits ML, Iannaccone CK, Kvien TK, Haavardsholm EA, Weinblatt ME, Solomon DH. Remission and radiographic outcome in rheumatoid arthritis: application of the 2011 ACR/EULAR remission criteria in an observational cohort. Ann Rheum Dis. 2012 May; 71(5):681-6. PMID: 21994234.
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  67. Lu H, Geng da Y, Shen F, Zhang JY, Lu B, Ma LX. Optimization of adefovir therapy in chronic hepatitis B according to baseline predictors and on-treatment HBV DNA: a 5-year prospective study. Virol J. 2011 Sep 21; 8:444. PMID: 21936898; PMCID: PMC3205069.
  68. Xu F, Lu B. Prospective association of periodontal disease with cardiovascular and all-cause mortality: NHANES III follow-up study. Atherosclerosis. 2011 Oct; 218(2):536-42. PMID: 21831372.
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  69. Eaton CB, Hochberg MC, Assaf A, Cryer BL, Lu B, Sands G, Rodriguez B, LaCroix A, Lessin L, Limacher MC, Fugate Woods N, Connelly S, Chen Z. The cross-sectional relationship of hemoglobin levels and functional outcomes in women with self-reported osteoarthritis: results from the Women's Health Initiative. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2011 Dec; 41(3):406-14. PMID: 21723591.
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  70. Hiraki LT, Lu B, Alexander SR, Shaykevich T, Alarcón GS, Solomon DH, Winkelmayer WC, Costenbader KH. End-stage renal disease due to lupus nephritis among children in the US, 1995-2006. Arthritis Rheum. 2011 Jul; 63(7):1988-97. PMID: 21445963; PMCID: PMC3128195.
  71. Lee YC, Cui J, Lu B, Frits ML, Iannaccone CK, Shadick NA, Weinblatt ME, Solomon DH. Pain persists in DAS28 rheumatoid arthritis remission but not in ACR/EULAR remission: a longitudinal observational study. Arthritis Res Ther. 2011 Jun 08; 13(3):R83. PMID: 21651807; PMCID: PMC3218896.
  72. Costenbader KH, Desai A, Alarcón GS, Hiraki LT, Shaykevich T, Brookhart MA, Massarotti E, Lu B, Solomon DH, Winkelmayer WC. Trends in the incidence, demographics, and outcomes of end-stage renal disease due to lupus nephritis in the US from 1995 to 2006. Arthritis Rheum. 2011 Jun; 63(6):1681-8. PMID: 21445962; PMCID: PMC3106117.
  73. Liao KP, Weinblatt ME, Cui J, Iannaccone C, Chibnik LB, Lu B, Coblyn JS, Shadick NA, Solomon DH. Clinical predictors of erosion-free status in rheumatoid arthritis: a prospective cohort study. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2011 Aug; 50(8):1473-9. PMID: 21447567; PMCID: PMC3133482.
  74. Lu B, Solomon DH, Costenbader KH, Keenan BT, Chibnik LB, Karlson EW. Alcohol consumption and markers of inflammation in women with preclinical rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Rheum. 2010 Dec; 62(12):3554-9. PMID: 20827783; PMCID: PMC2995846.
  75. Teerenstra S, Lu B, Preisser JS, van Achterberg T, Borm GF. Sample size considerations for GEE analyses of three-level cluster randomized trials. Biometrics. 2010 Dec; 66(4):1230-7. PMID: 20070297; PMCID: PMC2896994.
  76. Rekedal LR, Massarotti E, Garg R, Bhatia R, Gleeson T, Lu B, Solomon DH. Changes in glycosylated hemoglobin after initiation of hydroxychloroquine or methotrexate treatment in diabetes patients with rheumatic diseases. Arthritis Rheum. 2010 Dec; 62(12):3569-73. PMID: 20722019; PMCID: PMC2992611.
  77. Lee YC, Lu B, Bathon JM, Haythornthwaite JA, Smith MT, Page GG, Edwards RR. Pain sensitivity and pain reactivity in osteoarthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2011 Mar; 63(3):320-7. PMID: 20957660; PMCID: PMC3030930.
  78. Sullivan MB, Iannaccone C, Cui J, Lu B, Batra K, Weinblatt M, Shadick NA. Evaluation of selected rheumatoid arthritis activity scores for office-based assessment. J Rheumatol. 2010 Dec; 37(12):2466-8. PMID: 20810513.
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  79. Eaton CB, Abdul Baki AR, Waring ME, Roberts MB, Lu B. The association of low selenium and renal insufficiency with coronary heart disease and all-cause mortality: NHANES III follow-up study. Atherosclerosis. 2010 Oct; 212(2):689-94. PMID: 20692659.
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  80. Lee YC, Chibnik LB, Lu B, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Fossel AH, Helfgott SM, Solomon DH, Clauw DJ, Karlson EW. The relationship between disease activity, sleep, psychiatric distress and pain sensitivity in rheumatoid arthritis: a cross-sectional study. Arthritis Res Ther. 2009; 11(5):R160. PMID: 19874580; PMCID: PMC2787262.
  81. Lu B, Zhou J, Waring ME, Parker DR, Eaton CB. Abdominal obesity and peripheral vascular disease in men and women: a comparison of waist-to-thigh ratio and waist circumference as measures of abdominal obesity. Atherosclerosis. 2010 Jan; 208(1):253-7. PMID: 19656509.
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  82. Pop-Vicas A, Tacconelli E, Gravenstein S, Lu B, D'Agata EM. Influx of multidrug-resistant, gram-negative bacteria in the hospital setting and the role of elderly patients with bacterial bloodstream infection. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2009 Apr; 30(4):325-31. PMID: 19220162.
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  83. Preisser JS, Lu B, Qaqish BF. Finite sample adjustments in estimating equations and covariance estimators for intracluster correlations. Stat Med. 2008 Nov 29; 27(27):5764-85. PMID: 18680122.
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  84. Lu B, Parker D, Eaton CB. Relationship of periodontal attachment loss to peripheral vascular disease: an analysis of NHANES 1999-2002 data. Atherosclerosis. 2008 Sep; 200(1):199-205. PMID: 18262191.
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  85. Eaton CB, Gramling R, Parker DR, Roberts MB, Lu B, Ridker PM. Prospective association of vascular endothelial growth factor-A (VEGF-A) with coronary heart disease mortality in southeastern New England. Atherosclerosis. 2008 Sep; 200(1):221-7. PMID: 18261732.
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  86. Lu B, Preisser JS, Qaqish BF, Suchindran C, Bangdiwala SI, Wolfson M. A comparison of two bias-corrected covariance estimators for generalized estimating equations. Biometrics. 2007 Sep; 63(3):935-41. PMID: 17825023.
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  87. Rahman AU, Rashid S, Noon R, Samuel ZS, Lu B, Borgnakke WS, Williams RC. Prospective evaluation of the systemic inflammatory marker C-reactive protein in patients with end-stage periodontitis getting teeth replaced with dental implants: a pilot investigation. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2005 Feb; 16(1):128-31. PMID: 15642040.
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  88. Monteiro CA, Conde WL, Lu B, Popkin BM. Obesity and inequities in health in the developing world. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord. 2004 Sep; 28(9):1181-6. PMID: 15211362.
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  89. Popkin BM, Lu B, Zhai F. Understanding the nutrition transition: measuring rapid dietary changes in transitional countries. Public Health Nutr. 2002 Dec; 5(6A):947-53. PMID: 12633520.
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  90. Du S, Lu B, Zhai F, Popkin BM. A new stage of the nutrition transition in China. Public Health Nutr. 2002 Feb; 5(1A):169-74. PMID: 12027281.
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