Uyen-Sa Duc Nguyen, PhD
Adjunct 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.

The True Impact of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Rheumatoid Arthritis
01/01/2013 - 12/31/2014 (PI)
Arthritis Foundation

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 Research and Education Foun

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

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  1. Choi HK, Nguyen US, Niu J, Danaei G, Zhang Y. Selection bias in rheumatic disease research. Nat Rev Rheumatol. 2014 Jul; 10(7):403-12.View Related Profiles. PMID: 24686510; DOI: 10.1038/nrrheum.2014.36;.
  2. Nguyen US, Felson DT, Niu J, White DK, Segal NA, Lewis CE, Rasmussen M, Nevitt MC. The impact of knee instability with and without buckling on balance confidence, fear of falling and physical function: the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2014 Apr; 22(4):527-34.View Related Profiles. PMID: 24508777; PMCID: PMC4059670; DOI: 10.1016/j.joca.2014.01.008;.
  3. Nguyen US, Niu J, Choi HK, Zhang Y. Commentary: effect of obesity on mortality: comment on article by Banack and Kaufman. Epidemiology. 2014 Jan; 25(1):2-3.View Related Profiles. PMID: 24296923; PMCID: PMC3956442; DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000010;.
  4. Nguyen US, Niu J, Choi HK, Zhang Y. Body mass index and mortality: comment on article by Wolfe and Michaud. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2013 May; 65(5):834-5.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23212971; DOI: 10.1002/acr.21910;.
  5. Nguyen US, Dufour AB, Positano RG, Dines JS, Dodson CC, Gagnon DG, Hillstrom HJ, Hannan MT. The occurrence of ipsilateral or contralateral foot disorders and hand dominance: the Framingham foot study. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 2013 Jan-Feb; 103(1):16-23.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23328848; PMCID: PMC3558939.
  6. 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.
  7. Nguyen US, Kiel DP, Li W, Galica AM, Kang HG, Casey VA, Hannan MT. Correlations of clinical and laboratory measures of balance in older men and women. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2012 Dec; 64(12):1895-902. PMID: 22745045; PMCID: PMC3467339; DOI: 10.1002/acr.21783;.
  8. 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;.
  9. Nguyen US, Zhang Y, Zhu Y, Niu J, Zhang B, Felson DT. Increasing prevalence of knee pain and symptomatic knee osteoarthritis: survey and cohort data. Ann Intern Med. 2011 Dec 6; 155(11):725-32.View Related Profiles. PMID: 22147711; PMCID: PMC3408027; DOI: 10.1059/0003-4819-155-11-201112060-00004;.
  10. 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;.
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Bar chart showing 26 publications over 14 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 1995

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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