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Yu-Ying Chen, MD, PhD

Yu-Ying Chen, MD, PhD
 
Professor
Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
SRC 515
Spain Rehabilitation Center
Birmingham, AL 35294-7330
Phone: 205-934-3329
E-mail: yychen@uab.edu
Website

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2000
  • Master of Public Health, Yale University 1996
  • Doctor of Medicine, 1990

Publications

  1. Racial and Ethnic Differences in Obesity in People With Spinal Cord Injury: The Effects of Disadvantaged Neighborhood.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  100:1599-1606. 2019
    10.1016/j.apmr.2019.02.008 
  2. Differences in Glucose Metabolism Among Women With Spinal Cord Injury May Not Be Fully Explained by Variations in Body Composition.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  100:1061-1067.e1. 2019
    10.1016/j.apmr.2018.08.191 
  3. Understanding and preventing loss to follow-up: Experiences from the spinal cord injury model systems.  Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  24:97-109. 2018
    10.1310/sci2402-97 
  4. Representativeness of the Spinal Cord Injury Model Systems National Database article.  Spinal Cord.  56:126-132. 2018
    10.1038/s41393-017-0010-x 
  5. The use of the neurologic exam to predict awareness and control of lower urinary tract function post SCI.  Spinal Cord.  55:840-843. 2017
    10.1038/sc.2017.55 
  6. International Spinal Cord Injury Core Data Set (version 2.0)-including standardization of reporting.  Spinal Cord.  55:759-764. 2017
    10.1038/sc.2017.59 
  7. Weight change after spinal cord injury.  Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  40:130-137. 2017
    10.1179/2045772314Y.0000000264 
  8. Long-term functional outcome in patients with acquired infections after acute spinal cord injury.  Neurology.  88:892-900. 2017
    10.1212/WNL.0000000000003652 
  9. Association Between Time to Rehabilitation and Outcomes After Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  97:1620-1627.e4. 2016
    10.1016/j.apmr.2016.05.009 
  10. Changing Demographics and Injury Profile of New Traumatic Spinal Cord Injuries in the United States, 1972–2014.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  97:1610-1619. 2016
    10.1016/j.apmr.2016.03.017 
  11. Current Research Outcomes From the Spinal Cord Injury Model Systems..  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  97:1607-1609. 2016
    10.1016/j.apmr.2016.07.009 
  12. Harmonization of Databases: A Step for Advancing the Knowledge About Spinal Cord Injury.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  97:1805-1818. 2016
    10.1016/j.apmr.2016.03.030 
  13. Spinal Cord Injury Model Systems: Review of Program and National Database From 1970 to 2015.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  97:1797-1804. 2016
    10.1016/j.apmr.2016.02.027 
  14. To What Extent Do Neighborhood Differences Mediate Racial Disparities in Participation After Spinal Cord Injury?.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  97:1735-1744. 2016
    10.1016/j.apmr.2016.04.007 
  15. Trajectories of Life Satisfaction After Spinal Cord Injury.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  97:1706-1713.e1. 2016
    10.1016/j.apmr.2016.04.022 
  16. The impact of smoking and smoking cessation on wound healing in spinal cord-injured patients with pressure injuries: A retrospective comparison cohort study.  Journal of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing.  43:483-487. 2016
    10.1097/WON.0000000000000260 
  17. Spinal cord injury-induced immune deficiency syndrome enhances infection susceptibility dependent on lesion level.  Brain.  139:692-707. 2016
    10.1093/brain/awv375 
  18. Current pregnancy among women with spinal cord injury: Findings from the US national spinal cord injury database.  Spinal Cord.  53:821-826. 2015
    10.1038/sc.2015.88 
  19. Aging and spinal cord injury: External causes of injury and implications for prevention.  Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  21:218-226. 2015
    10.1310/sci2103-218 
  20. Bladder cancer mortality after spinal cord injury over 4 decades.  Journal of Urology, The.  193:1923-1928. 2015
    10.1016/j.juro.2015.01.070 
  21. Common data elements for spinal cord injury clinical research: A National Institute for Neurological Disorders and Stroke project.  Spinal Cord.  53:265-277. 2015
    10.1038/sc.2014.246 
  22. Suicide mortality after spinal cord injury in the United States: Injury cohorts analysis.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  95:230-235. 2014
    10.1016/j.apmr.2013.10.007 
  23. Suppression of antimicrobial peptide expression by Ureaplasma species.  Infection and Immunity.  82:1657-1665. 2014
    10.1128/IAI.01231-13 
  24. Using rasch motor FIM individual growth curves to inform clinical decisions for persons with paraplegia.  Spinal Cord.  52:671-676. 2014
    10.1038/sc.2014.94 
  25. Dr. Samuel Stover: Promoting health and participation through leadership in spinal cord injury medicine.  PM&R.  5:809-815. 2013
    10.1016/j.pmrj.2013.08.585 
  26. Body mass index underestimates adiposity in women with spinal cord injury.  Obesity Research.  21:1223-1225. 2013
    10.1002/oby.20199 
  27. Causes of spinal cord injury..  Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  19:1-8. 2013
    10.1310/sci1901-1 
  28. State of the science conference in spinal cord injury rehabilitation 2011: Introduction.  Spinal Cord.  50:342-343. 2012
    10.1038/sc.2012.13 
  29. Extensive horizontal gene transfer in ureaplasmas from humans questions the utility of serotyping for diagnostic purposes.  Journal of Clinical Microbiology.  49:2818-2826. 2011
    10.1128/JCM.00637-11 
  30. Standardization of data analysis and reporting of results from the International Spinal Cord Injury Core Data Set.  Spinal Cord.  49:596-599. 2011
    10.1038/sc.2010.172 
  31. Costs of care following spinal cord injury.  Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  16:1-9. 2011
    10.1310/sci1604-1 
  32. Current research outcomes from the spinal cord injury model systems.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  92:329-331. 2011
    10.1016/j.apmr.2010.12.011 
  33. Impact of medicare prospective payment system on acute rehabilitation outcomes of patients with spinal cord injury.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  92:346-351. 2011
    10.1016/j.apmr.2010.07.236 
  34. Trends in new injuries, prevalent cases, and aging with spinal cord injury.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  92:332-338. 2011
    10.1016/j.apmr.2010.08.031 
  35. Weight matters: Physical and psychosocial well being of persons with spinal cord injury in relation to body mass index.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  92:391-398. 2011
    10.1016/j.apmr.2010.06.030 
  36. Evaluating the quality of acute rehabilitation care for patients with spinal cord injury: An extended donabedian model.  Quality Management in Health Care.  19:47-61. 2010
    10.1097/QMH.0b013e3181ccbc2a 
  37. Change in Life Satisfaction of Adults With Pediatric-Onset Spinal Cord Injury.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  89:2285-2292. 2008
    10.1016/j.apmr.2008.06.008 
  38. Revaccination of adults with spinal cord injury using the 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine.  Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  31:53-59. 2008
    10.1080/10790268.2008.11753981 
  39. Obesity intervention in persons with spinal cord injury.  Spinal Cord.  44:82-91. 2006
    10.1038/sj.sc.3101818 
  40. Evaluation of 3 methods of bladder irrigation to treat bacteriuria in persons with neurogenic bladder.  Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  29:217-226. 2006
    10.1080/10790268.2006.11753877 
  41. Pressure ulcer prevalence in people with spinal cord injury: Age-period-duration effects.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  86:1208-1213. 2005
    10.1016/j.apmr.2004.12.023 
  42. The epidemiology of secondary conditions following spinal cord injury.  Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  10:15-29. 2004
    10.1310/YXM3-85YW-8VUG-NNUR 
  43. Urinary stone formation after spinal cord injury: Risk and risk factors.  Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  8:8-19. 2003
    10.1310/YHC4-4BD6-TKY6-MW5W 
  44. Recurrent kidney stone: A 25-year follow-up study in persons with spinal cord injury.  Urology.  60:228-232. 2002
    10.1016/S0090-4295(02)01734-X 
  45. Does fluid amount and choice influence urinary stone formation in persons with spinal cord injury?.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  83:1002-1008. 2002
    10.1053/apmr.2002.33223 
  46. Bladder stone incidence in persons with spinal cord injury: Determinants and trends, 1973-1996.  Urology.  58:665-670. 2001
    10.1016/S0090-4295(01)01374-7 
  47. Epidemiology of extraspinal fractures associated with acute spinal cord injury.  Spinal Cord.  39:589-594. 2001
    10.1038/sj.sc.3101216 
  48. Urine specific gravity and water hardness in relation to urolithiasis in persons with spinal cord injury.  Spinal Cord.  39:571-576. 2001
    10.1038/sj.sc.3101209 
  49. Bacteremia after spinal cord injury in initial versus subsequent hospitalizations.  Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  24:96-100. 2001
    10.1080/10790268.2001.11753562 
  50. Antimicrobial resistance in gram-negative bacteria isolated from the urinary tract in community-residing persons with spinal cord injury.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  81:764-769. 2000
    10.1053/apmr.2000.6977 
  51. Current trend and risk factors for kidney stones in persons with spinal cord injury: A longitudinal study.  Spinal Cord.  38:346-353. 2000
    10.1038/sj.sc.3101008 
  52. Geographic variation and environmental risk factors for the incidence of initial kidney stones in patients with spinal cord injury.  Journal of Urology, The.  164:21-26. 2000
    10.1016/S0022-5347(05)67440-X