Medicines (Basel, Switzerland)
Al Kaissi A, Shboul M, Kenis V, Grill F, Ganger R, Kircher SG.
Medicines (Basel). 2019 May 29;6(2). doi: 10.3390/medicines6020060.
No abstract available.
Case reports in orthopedics
Kozhevnikov O, Kralina S, Yurasova Y, Kenis V, Kircher SG, Al Kaissi A.
Case Rep Orthop. 2020 Jul 10;2020:8747392. doi: 10.1155/2020/8747392. eCollection 2020.
PURPOSE: Progressive deformity of the lower limbs can be encountered in a long list of syndromic associations. The baseline tool in the management of such disorders is to approach to a definite diagnosis.METHODS: We describe a 4-year-old girl who...
Journal of clinical medicine research
Al Kaissi A, Kenis V, Ben Ghachem M, Hofstaetter J, Grill F, Ganger R, Kircher SG.
J Clin Med Res. 2016 Mar;8(3):246-53. doi: 10.14740/jocmr2465w. Epub 2016 Jan 26.
BACKGROUND: The clinical presentation, phenotypic characterization and natural history of fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP) are diverse and the natural history of the disease is, to a certain extent, different from one patient to another.METHODS: In a series of 11...
Medicines (Basel, Switzerland)
Kaissi AA, Bouchoucha S, Shboul M, Kenis V, Grill F, Ganger R, Kircher SG.
Medicines (Basel). 2019 May 07;6(2). doi: 10.3390/medicines6020054.
No abstract available.
Al Kaissi A, Ryabykh S, Ochirova P, Bouchoucha S, Kenis V, Shboul M, Ganger R, Grill F, Kircher SG.
Minerva Pediatr. 2020 Jun 12; doi: 10.23736/S0026-4946.20.05796-5. Epub 2020 Jun 12.
BACKGROUND: Children born with multiple congenital contractures have been almost always given the diagnosis of arthrogryposis multiplex congenita. Arthrogryposis is a descriptive term, not a specific disease entity. A heterogeneous group of conditions associated with multiple congenital joint contractures...
African journal of paediatric surgery : AJPS
Al Kaissi A, Ghachem MB, Kenis V, Melchenko E, Grill F, Ganger R, Kircher SG.
Afr J Paediatr Surg. 2019 Jan-Mar;16(1):23-28. doi: 10.4103/ajps.AJPS_90_17.
BACKGROUND: Trendelenburg's gait can be observed in Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease, antalgic gait observed in osteoarthropathy and waddling gait is usually seen in genu varum and circumduction gait in patients with genu valgum. Disabling pain was a prime manifestation in slipped...
The annals of applied statistics
Zhang S, Midthune D, Guenther PM, Krebs-Smith SM, Kipnis V, Dodd KW, Buckman DW, Tooze JA, Freedman L, Carroll RJ.
Ann Appl Stat. 2011 Jun 01;5(2):1456-1487. doi: 10.1214/10-AOAS446.
In the United States the preferred method of obtaining dietary intake data is the 24-hour dietary recall, yet the measure of most interest is usual or long-term average daily intake, which is impossible to measure. Thus, usual dietary intake...
Epidemiologic perspectives & innovations : EP+I
Freedman LS, Kipnis V, Schatzkin A, Tasevska N, Potischman N.
Epidemiol Perspect Innov. 2010 Jan 20;7(1):2. doi: 10.1186/1742-5573-7-2.
Identifying diet-disease relationships in nutritional cohort studies is plagued by the measurement error in self-reported intakes. The authors propose using biomarkers known to be correlated with dietary intake, so as to strengthen analyses of diet-disease hypotheses. The authors consider...
The American journal of clinical nutrition
O'Brien DM, Sagi-Kiss V, Duran SAP, Cunningham C, Barrett B, Johnston CS, Midthune D, Kipnis V, Freedman LS, Tasevska N.
Am J Clin Nutr. 2022 Jan 14; doi: 10.1093/ajcn/nqac004. Epub 2022 Jan 14.
BACKGROUND: The serum natural abundance carbon isotope ratio (CIR) was recently identified as a candidate biomarker of animal protein intake in postmenopausal women. Such a biomarker would help clarify the relationship between dietary protein source (plant vs. animal) and...
Stat (International Statistical Institute)
Li H, Kozey-Keadle S, Kipnis V, Carroll RJ.
Stat (Int Stat Inst). 2016;5(1):242-250. doi: 10.1002/sta4.121. Epub 2016 Oct 04.
Motivated by physical activity data obtained from the BodyMedia FIT device (www.bodymedia.com), we take a functional data approach for longitudinal studies with continuous proportional outcomes. The functional structure depends on three factors. In our three-factor model, the regression structures...
Journal of applied statistics
Sampson JN, Matthews CE, Freedman L, Carroll RJ, Kipnis V.
J Appl Stat. 2016;43(9):1706-1721. doi: 10.1080/02664763.2015.1117593. Epub 2016 Mar 17.
Sedentary behavior has already been associated with mortality, cardiovascular disease, and cancer. Questionnaires are an affordable tool for measuring sedentary behavior in large epidemiological studies. Here, we introduce and evaluate two statistical methods for quantifying measurement error in questionnaires....
Clinical medicine insights. Arthritis and musculoskeletal disorders
Al Kaissi A, Ben Chehida F, Kenis V, Ganger R, Radler C, Hofstaetter JG, Klaushofer K, Grill F.
Clin Med Insights Arthritis Musculoskelet Disord. 2013 Aug 19;6:45-55. doi: 10.4137/CMAMD.S11933. eCollection 2013.
PURPOSE: Cleidocranial dysplasia is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by defective ossification of the intramembraneous ossification (primarily the clavicles, cranium, and pelvis), and it is caused by mutations in the RUNX2 gene that is responsible for osteoblast differentiation. Spine...