Uyen-Sa Duc Nguyen, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Clinical Epi Research & Training

MPH, Boston University School of Public Health
DSc, Boston University School of Public Health

Expertise in the application of biostatistics and epidemiologic methods to clinical research and research in population-based cohorts.

Knee Osteoarthritis and Risk of Indoor and Outdoor Falls in a Population-Based Cohort of Older Adults
07/01/2010 - 06/30/2014 (PI)
American College of Rheumatology Researc

The True Impact of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Rheumatoid Arthritis
01/01/2013 - 12/31/2013 (PI)
Arthritis Foundation

Collider Bias and the Risk Factor Paradoxes in Rheumatic Disease Research
04/01/2013 - 09/30/2013 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Arthritis & Mu

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  1. Nguyen US, Dufour AB, Positano RG, Dines JS, Dodson CC, Gagnon DR, Hillstrom HJ, Hannan MT. J of the Am Podiatric Med Assoc. The occurrence of ipsilateral or contralateral foot disorders and hand dominance: The Framingham Foot Study. 2013; 103:16-23.
  2. Cheung CL, Nguyen US, Au E, Tan KC, Kung AW. Association of handgrip strength with chronic diseases and multimorbidity: a cross-sectional study. Age (Dordr). 2013 Jun; 35(3):929-41. PMID: 22314403; PMCID: PMC3636411; DOI: 10.1007/s11357-012-9385-y;.
  3. Kelsey JL, Berry SD, Procter-Gray E, Quach L, Nguyen US, Li W, Kiel DP, Lipsitz LA, Hannan MT. Indoor and outdoor falls in older adults are different: the maintenance of balance, independent living, intellect, and Zest in the Elderly of Boston Study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2010 Nov; 58(11):2135-41. PMID: 20831726; PMCID: PMC2975756; DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.03062.x;.
  4. Kelsey JL, Procter-Gray E, Nguyen US, Li W, Kiel DP, Hannan MT. Footwear and Falls in the Home Among Older Individuals in the MOBILIZE Boston Study. Footwear Sci. 2010 Sep; 2(3):123-129. PMID: 22224169; DOI: 10.1080/19424280.2010.491074;.
  5. Nguyen US, Rothman KJ, Demissie S, Jackson DJ, Lang JM, Ecker JL. Epidural analgesia and risks of cesarean and operative vaginal deliveries in nulliparous and multiparous women. Matern Child Health J. 2010 Sep; 14(5):705-12.View Related Profiles. PMID: 19760498; DOI: 10.1007/s10995-009-0515-9;.
  6. Dufour AB, Broe KE, Nguyen US, Gagnon DR, Hillstrom HJ, Walker AH, Kivell E, Hannan MT. Foot pain: is current or past shoewear a factor? Arthritis Rheum. 2009 Oct 15; 61(10):1352-8.View Related Profiles. PMID: 19790125; PMCID: PMC2761974; DOI: 10.1002/art.24733;.
  7. Nguyen US, Hillstrom HJ, Li W, Dufour AB, Kiel DP, Procter-Gray E, Gagnon MM, Hannan MT. Factors associated with hallux valgus in a population-based study of older women and men: the MOBILIZE Boston Study. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2010 Jan; 18(1):41-6. PMID: 19747997; PMCID: PMC2818204; DOI: 10.1016/j.joca.2009.07.008;.
  8. Nguyen US, Rothman KJ, Demissie S, Jackson DJ, Lang JM, Ecker JL. Transfers among women intending a birth center delivery in the San Diego birth center study. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2009 Mar-Apr; 54(2):104-10.View Related Profiles. PMID: 19249655; DOI: 10.1016/j.jmwh.2008.11.002;.
  9. Jackson DJ, Lang JM, Swartz WH, Ganiats TG, Fullerton J, Ecker J, Nguyen U. Outcomes, safety, and resource utilization in a collaborative care birth center program compared with traditional physician-based perinatal care. Am J Public Health. 2003 Jun; 93(6):999-1006. PMID: 12773368; PMCID: PMC1447883.
  10. Swartz W, Jackson D, Lang J, Ecker J, Ganiats T, Dickinson C, Nguyen U. The BirthPlace collaborative practice model: results from the San Diego Birth Center Study. Prim Care Update Ob Gyns. 1998 Jul 01; 5(4):207. PMID: 10838392.
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In addition to these self-described keywords below, a list of MeSH based concepts is available here.

Accidental Falls
Osteoarthritis, Knee
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome
Postural Balance
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
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