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Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Digoxin Discontinuation and Outcomes in Patients With Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction 2019
2019 Ethnic and Age Disparities in Outcomes Among Liver Transplant Waitlist Candidates 2019
2019 Systolic Blood Pressure and Outcomes in Patients With Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction 2019
2019 Association Between Executive Dysfunction and Instrumental Activities of Daily Living: Racial and Ethnic Differences Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults in the Southeastern US. 2019
2019 One- to 10-Day Versus 11- to 30-Day All-Cause Readmission and Mortality in Older Patients With Heart Failure 2019
2019 Determination of the Minimal Important Change in the Life-Space Assessment 2019
2019 Development and evolution of a two-day intensive resident experience in geriatric medicine 2019
2019 Digoxin Use and Outcomes in Patients With Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction 2019
2019 Prior Heart Failure Hospitalization and Outcomes in Patients with Heart Failure with Preserved and Reduced Ejection Fraction 2019
2018 Attributable Cost of Dementia: Demonstrating Pitfalls of Ignoring Multiple Health Care System Utilization 2018
2018 Human neuromuscular aging: Sex differences revealed at the myocellular level 2018
2018 Digoxin use and lower risk of 30-day all-cause readmission in older patients with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction receiving β-blockers 2018
2018 Similar clinical benefits from below-target and target dose enalapril in patients with heart failure in the SOLVD Treatment trial 2018
2018 Discharge home health services referral and 30-day all-cause readmission in older adults with heart failure 2018
2018 Life-space mobility and clinical outcomes in COPD 2018
2017 Innovation in a Learning Health Care System: Veteran-Directed Home- and Community-Based Services 2017
2017 Heart Rate and Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients With Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction 2017
2017 Digoxin and 30-Day All-Cause Readmission in Long-Term Care Residents Hospitalized for Heart Failure 2017
2017 Geographic variation in mental health care disparities among racially/ethnically diverse adults with psychiatric disorders 2017
2017 Corrigendum to “Systolic–diastolic hypertension versus isolated systolic hypertension and incident heart failure in older adults: Insights from the cardiovascular health study” [Int. J. Cardiol. 235 (2017) 11–16] (S0167527317312901) (10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.02.139)) 2017
2017 Increasing Veterans' hospice use: The Veterans health administration's focus on improving end-of-life care 2017
2017 Isolated diastolic hypertension and incident heart failure in community-dwelling older adults: Insights from the Cardiovascular Health Study 2017
2017 Systolic–diastolic hypertension versus isolated systolic hypertension and incident heart failure in older adults: Insights from the Cardiovascular Health Study 2017
2017 Association of Multimorbidity with Mortality and Healthcare Utilization in Chronic Kidney Disease 2017
2017 Life-Space Mobility Change Predicts 6-Month Mortality 2017
2017 Lack of evidence of lower 30-day all-cause readmission in Medicare beneficiaries with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction discharged on spironolactone 2017
2016 Association of 30-Day All-Cause Readmission with Long-Term Outcomes in Hospitalized Older Medicare Beneficiaries with Heart Failure 2016
2016 Neighborhood Disadvantage and Life-Space Mobility Are Associated with Incident Falls in Community-Dwelling Older Adults 2016
2016 Renin-Angiotensin System Inhibition and Lower 30-Day All-Cause Readmission in Medicare Beneficiaries with Heart Failure 2016
2016 The epidemiology, prevalence and hospital outcomes of infants with gastroschisis 2016
2016 Vitamin D and incident urinary incontinence in older adults 2016
2016 Comparison of posthospitalization function and community mobility in hospital mobility program and usual care patients a randomized clinical trial 2016
2016 Life-Space Assessment composite score rationale 2016
2015 The impact of veteran status on life-space mobility among older black and white men in the deep south 2015
2015 Association between neighborhood disadvantage and hypertension prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control in older adults: Results from the University of Alabama at Birmingham Study of Aging 2015
2015 Beta-blocker use and 30-day all-cause readmission in medicare beneficiaries with systolic heart failure 2015
2015 Characteristics and outcomes of patients with advanced chronic systolic heart failure receiving care at the veterans affairs versus other hospitals insights from the Beta-blocker Evaluation of Survival Trial (BEST) 2015
2015 Discharge hospice referral and lower 30-day all-cause readmission in medicare beneficiaries hospitalized for heart failure 2015
2015 Risk of heart failure and death after prolonged smoking cessation: Role of amount and duration of prior smoking 2015
2015 The Association Between Life-Space and Health Care Utilization in Older Adults with Heart Failure 2015
2014 Spironolactone use and higher hospital readmission for medicare beneficiaries with heart failure, left ventricular ejection fraction <45%, and estimated glomerular filtration rate <45 ml/min/1.73 m2 2014
2014 Beta-blockers in older patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction: Class, dosage, and outcomes 2014
2014 Orthostatic hypotension and incident heart failure in community-dwelling older adults 2014
2014 Community mobility among older adults with reduced kidney function: A study of life-space 2014
2014 Digoxin and 30-day all-cause hospital admission in older patients with chronic diastolic heart failure 2014
2014 Benzodiazepine (BZD) Use in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: Longitudinal Associations with Mobility, Functioning, and Pain 2014
2014 Comparison of in-person and telephone administration of the mini-mental state examination in the University of Alabama at Birmingham study of aging 2014
2014 Correlates of ADL difficulty in a large hemodialysis cohort 2014
2014 Digoxin use and lower 30-day all-cause readmission for medicare beneficiaries hospitalized for heart failure 2014
2014 Life-space mobility declines associated with incident falls and fractures 2014
2014 Nondisease-specific problems and all-cause mortality among older adults with CKD: The REGARDS study 2014
2014 Nutritional risk and body mass index predict hospitalization, nursing home admissions, and mortality in community-dwelling older adults: Results from the UAB study of aging with 8.5 years of follow-up 2014
2014 Race and Sex Differences in Correlates of Systolic Blood Pressure in Community-Dwelling Older Adults. 2014
2013 Racial and sex differences in associations between activities of daily living and cognition in community-dwelling older adults 2013
2013 Predicting the Trajectories of Perceived Pain Intensity in Southern Community-Dwelling Older Adults: The Role of Religiousness 2013
2013 Prevention of heart failure in older adults may require higher levels of physical activity than needed for other cardiovascular events 2013
2013 Measuring symptoms in community-dwelling older adults: The psychometric properties of a brief symptom screen 2013
2013 Religiosity and Function Among Community-Dwelling Older Adult Survivors of Cancer 2013
2013 Symptom burden predicts nursing home admissions among older adults 2013
2013 Opportunities in rehabilitation research 2013
2013 Functional status, life-space mobility, and quality of life: A longitudinal mediation analysis 2013
2013 Life-space mobility predicts nursing home admission over 6 years 2013
2013 Digoxin reduces 30-day all-cause hospital admission in older patients with chronic systolic heart failure 2013
2013 Physical impairment is associated with nursing home admission for older adults in disadvantaged but not other neighborhoods: Results from the UAB study of aging 2013
2013 Effects of enalapril in systolic heart failure patients with and without chronic kidney disease: Insights from the SOLVD Treatment trial 2013
2013 Design and rationale of studies of neurohormonal blockade and outcomes in diastolic heart failure using OPTIMIZE-HF registry linked to Medicare data 2013
2013 Nondisease-specific problems and all-cause mortality in the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke study 2013
2013 Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and outcomes in heart failure and preserved ejection fraction 2013
2013 Indicators of childhood quality of education in relation to cognitive function in older adulthood 2013
2013 Renin-angiotensin inhibition in diastolic heart failure and chronic kidney disease 2013
2013 Aldosterone antagonists and outcomes in real-world older patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction 2013
2013 Dietary patterns and diet quality among diverse older adults: The university of Alabama at Birmingham study of aging 2013
2013 Low hemoglobin levels and recurrent falls in U.S. Men and Women: Prospective findings from the REasons for Geographic and racial differences in stroke (REGARDS) cohort 2013
2012 Baseline characteristics, quality of care, and outcomes of younger and older Medicare beneficiaries hospitalized with heart failure: Findings from the Alabama Heart Failure Project 2012
2012 Angiotensin receptor blockers and outcomes in real-world older patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction: A propensity-matched inception cohort clinical effectiveness study 2012
2012 Symptom burden predicts hospitalization independent of comorbidity in community-dwelling older adults 2012
2012 Impairment of activities of daily living and incident heart failure in community-dwelling older adults 2012
2012 Inflammatory biomarkers as predictors of hospitalization and death in community-dwelling older adults 2012
2012 Renin-angiotensin inhibition in systolic heart failure and chronic kidney disease 2012
2012 The influence of community and the built environment on physical activity 2012
2012 Wearing the Garment of Widowhood: Variations in Time Since Spousal Loss Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults 2012
2012 Life-space mobility in Mexican Americans aged 75 and older 2012
2012 Predicting the trajectories of depressive symptoms among southern community-dwelling older adults: The role of religiosity 2012
2012 Factors that differentiate level of ambulation in hospitalised older adults 2012
2012 Housing, the Neighborhood Environment, and Physical Activity among Older African Americans. 2012
2012 In-Hospital Cardiology Consultation and Evidence-Based Care for Nursing Home Residents With Heart Failure 2012
2012 Visual acuity's association with levels of leisure-time physical activity in community-dwelling older adults 2012
2011 Age-specific associations of reduced estimated glomerular filtration rate with concurrent chronic kidney disease complications 2011
2011 A propensity-matched study of the comparative effectiveness of angiotensin receptor blockers versus angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors in heart failure patients age <65 years 2011
2011 Emergency department visits by nursing home residents in the United States 2011
2011 Life-space mobility is associated with frequency of hospitalization in adults with cystic fibrosis 2011
2011 Left ventricular diastolic function and exercise capacity in community-dwelling adults ≥65 years of age without heart failure 2011
2011 Living with an aging parent: "It was a beautiful invitation" 2011
2011 Predictors of overnight hospital admission in older African American and caucasian medicare beneficiaries 2011
2011 Impact of chronic kidney disease on activities of daily living in community-dwelling older adults 2011
2011 Predictors of 4-year retention among African American and white community-dwelling participants in the UAB Study of aging 2011
2011 Oral health - Related quality of life and life-space mobility in community-dwelling older adults 2011
2011 Response letter to Dr. Lisi 2011
2010 Normative performance on an executive clock drawing task (CLOX) in a community-dwelling sample of older adults 2010
2010 Epidemiology of stroke in chronic heart failure patients with normal sinus rhythm: Findings from the DIG stroke sub-study 2010
2010 Incidence and risk factors for fecal incontinence in black and white older adults: A population-based study 2010
2010 The association of nocturia with incident falls in an elderly community-dwelling cohort 2010
2010 Hypokalemia and outcomes in patients with chronic heart failure and chronic kidney disease findings from propensity-matched studies 2010
2010 Transportation difficulty of black and white rural older adults 2010
2010 Diabetes and Cognitive Decline: Investigating the Potential Influence of Factors Related to Health Disparities 2010
2010 Prevalence and correlates of nocturia in community-dwelling older adults 2010
2009 The underrecognized epidemic of low mobility during hospitalization of older adults 2009
2009 Value of Orthopnea, Paroxysmal Nocturnal Dyspnea, and Medications in Prospective Population Studies of Incident Heart Failure 2009
2009 Association of diuretic use and overactive bladder syndrome in older adults: A propensity score analysis 2009
2009 Trajectories of life-space mobility after hospitalization 2009
2009 Isolated systolic hypertension and incident heart failure in older adults: A propensity-matched study 2009
2009 A Propensity-Matched Study of the Association of Peripheral Arterial Disease With Cardiovascular Outcomes in Community-Dwelling Older Adults 2009
2008 Validation of use of wireless monitors to measure levels of mobility during hospitalization 2008
2008 Kidney Function and Cognitive Impairment in US Adults: The Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study 2008
2008 Marital status and health: Exploring pre-widowhood 2008
2008 Religiousness and longitudinal trajectories in elders' functional status 2008
2008 Incident Heart Failure Hospitalization and Subsequent Mortality in Chronic Heart Failure: A Propensity-Matched Study* 2008
2008 Population Based Study of Incidence and Predictors of Urinary Incontinence in Black and White Older Adults 2008
2008 Correlates of urinary, fecal, and dual incontinence in older African-American and white men and women 2008
2008 Education and reading ability in relation to differences in cognitive screening between African American and Caucasian older adults 2008
2008 Life-space and cognitive decline in a community-based sample of African American and Caucasian older adults 2008
2008 Unintentional weight loss predicts decline in activities of daily living function and life-space mobility over 4 years among community-dwelling older adults 2008
2007 Association between aspects of oral health-related quality of life and body mass index in community-dwelling older adults 2007
2007 Barriers to mobility during hospitalization from the perspectives of older patients and their nurses and physicians 2007
2007 Clock drawing phenotypes in community-dwelling African Americans and Caucasians: Results from the University of Alabama at Birmingham study of aging 2007
2007 Bereavement among African American and White older adults 2007
2007 A cluster analysis typology of religiousness/spirituality among older adults 2007
2007 Body mass index, weight loss, and mortality in community-dwelling older adults 2007
2007 Dietary factors and cognitive impairment in community-dwelling elderly 2007
2007 Self-reported health and driving cessation in community-dwelling older drivers 2007
2007 Substantial Daily Pain Among Nursing Home Residents 2007
2006 Pain and pain medication use in community-dwelling older adults 2006
2006 Trends in acute myocardial infarction in 4 US States between 1992 and 2001: Clinical characteristics, quality of care, and outcomes 2006
2006 Exercise program implementation proves not feasible during acute care hospitalization 2006
2006 The relationship between sociodemographic factors and oral health-related quality of life in dentate and edentulous community-dwelling older adults 2006
2006 The feminization of bereavement among community-dwelling older adults 2006
2006 Heart failure, chronic diuretic use, and increase in mortality and hospitalization: An observational study using propensity score methods 2006
2006 The UAB study of aging: Background and insights into life-space mobility among older Americans in rural and urban settings 2006
2006 Functional limitations and religious service attendance among African American and white older adults 2006
2006 Leisure-time physical activity and health-care utilization in older adults 2006
2006 Predictors of regaining ambulatory ability during hospitalization. 2006
2005 Nonspousal family loss among community-dwelling older adults 2005
2005 Assessing mobility in older adults: The UAB Study of Aging Life-Space Assessment 2005
2005 Religiosity, smoking, exercise, and obesity among southern, community-dwelling older adults 2005
2005 Prevalence and correlates of fecal incontinence in community-dwelling older adults 2005
2005 Social isolation, support, and capital and nutritional risk in an older sample: Ethnic and gender differences 2005
2004 Racial similarities and differences in predictors of mobility change over eighteen months 2004
2004 Myogenic protein expression before and after resistance loading in 26- and 64-yr-old men and women 2004
2004 University of alabama school of medicine. 2004
2004 University of alabama school of medicine. 2004
2004 Impact of atrial fibrillation on mortality and readmission in older adults hospitalized with heart failure 2004
2004 Alabama Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Project: Results from Phase II of a Statewide Quality Improvement Initiative 2004
2004 Depression and Religiosity in African American and White Community-Dwelling Older Adults 2004
2004 Diagnosis of heart failure in older adults: Predictive value of dyspnea at rest 2004
2004 Outcomes of early extubation after bypass surgery in the elderly 2004
2003 Measuring Life-Space Mobility in Community-Dwelling Older Adults 2003
2003 Religiosity and mental health in southern, community-dwelling older adults 2003
2003 Sex-related difference in long-term mortality in elderly heart failure patients with preserved left ventricular systolic function [1] (multiple letters) 2003
2003 Association of consultation between generalists and cardiologists with quality and outcomes of heart failure care 2003
2003 Erratum: Heart failure mortality among older Medicare beneficiaries: Association with left ventricular function evaluation and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor use. (Southern Medical Journal (February 2003) 96:2 (124-129)) 2003
2003 Clinical correlates of isolated left ventricular diastolic dysfunction among hospitalized older heart failure patients 2003
2003 Predictors of nursing home admission for older adults hospitalized with heart failure 2003
2003 Heart failure mortality among older medicare beneficiaries: Association with left ventricular function evaluation and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor use 2003
2003 Alcohol and congestive heart failure [1] (multiple letters) 2003
2003 Racial variations in cardiology care among hospitalized older heart failure patients 2003
2002 Quality of care of nursing home residents hospitalized with heart failure 2002
2002 Survival benefits of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors in older heart failure patients with perceived contraindications 2002
2002 Age-related underutilization of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors in older hospitalized heart failure patients 2002
2002 Age-related underutilization of left ventricular function evaluation in older heart failure patients 2002
2002 A Life-Space Approach to Functional Assessment of Mobility in the Elderly 2002
2002 A multidisciplinary model of health promotion incorporating spirituality into a successful aging intervention with African American and white elderly groups 2002
2002 Correlates and outcomes of preserved left ventricular systolic function among older adults hospitalized with heart failure 2002
2002 Inappropriate use of digoxin in older hospitalized heart failure patients 2002
2001 Pressure ulcers: Using what we know to improve quality of care 2001
2001 Alabama coronary artery bypass grafting project: Results of a statewide quality improvement initiative 2001
2001 Quality of care for hospitalized medicare patients at risk for pressure ulcers 2001
2000 Understanding racial variation in the use of coronary revascularization procedures: The role of clinical factors 2000
2000 Relation of low body mass to death and stroke in the systolic hypertension in the elderly program 2000
2000 Relation of low body mass to death and stroke in the systolic hypertension in the elderly program. The SHEP Cooperative Research Group. 2000
2000 Exploratory study of incident vehicle crashes among older drivers 2000
2000 Prophylactic value of preincision intra-aortic balloon pump: Analysis of a statewide experience 2000
1999 Pressure ulcers, hospital complications, and disease severity: impact on hospital costs and length of stay. 1999
1998 Improving the quality of care for medicare patients with acute myocardial infarction: Results from myocardial infarction 1998
1998 A preliminary assessment of the medical and functional factors associated with vehicle crashes by older adults 1998
1998 A congestive heart failure project with measured improvements in care 1998
1998 Effects of Timely Antibiotic Administration and Culture Acquisition on the Treatment of Urinary Tract Infection 1998
1998 The impact of pressure ulcers on health care costs and mortality. 1998
1997 Pressure ulcer prevalence, incidence, risk factors, and impact 1997
1997 Risk-adjustment methods based on health status and functional status [2] (multiple letters) 1997
1997 Risk-adjustment methods based on health status and functional status. 1997
1996 Pressure ulcer status and post-discharge health care resource utilization among older adults with activity limitations. 1996
1996 Association between Alzheimer's disease and bound autochthonous IgM on T cells 1996
1996 Comprehensive geriatric assessment in Medicare managed care: The geriatrician's calling card 1996
1996 Hospital-acquired pressure ulcers and risk of death 1996
1995 Expected outcomes for the treatment of pressure ulcers. 1995
1995 OUtcomes in prospective studies and clinical trials. 1995
1995 Pressure Ulcer Risk Factors Among Hospitalized Patients With Activity Limitation 1995
1995 Pressure ulcer treatment 1995
1995 U.S. Department of health and human services agency for health care policy and research 1995
1994 Tissue repair processes in healing chronic pressure ulcers treated with recombinant platelet-derived growth factor BB 1994
1994 Age, race, and gender variation in the utilization of coronary artery bypass surgery and angioplasty in SHEP. SHEP Cooperative Research Group. Systolic Hypertension in the Elderly Program. 1994
1994 A Phase II Study to Evaluate Recombinant Platelet-Derived Growth Factor-BB in the Treatment of Stage 3 and 4 Pressure Ulcers 1994
1994 Age, Race, and Gender Variation in the Utilization of Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery and Angioplasty in SHEP 1994
1993 On calculating incidence rate. 1993
1993 Age‐Related Variability in the Use of Cardiovascular Imaging Procedures 1993
1992 Sex- and race-related differences in liver-associated serum chemistry tests in young adults in the CARDIA study 1992
1992 Should hyperlipidemia in the elderly be treated? 1992
1992 Update on anaphylaxis management 1992
1989 Epidemiology of pressure sores in different populations. 1989
1989 Pressure Ulcers among the Elderly 1989
1989 Basic evaluation of older persons with hypertension 1989
1989 The prevention and management of pressure ulcers 1989
1987 Air-fluidized beds or conventional therapy for pressure sores. A randomized trial 1987
1986 Pressure sores among hospitalized patients 1986
1985 Physician Tolerance for Uncertainty: Use of Liver-Spleen Scans to Detect Metastases 1985

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2010 Resilience in mobility in the context of chronic disease and aging: Cross-sectional and prospective findings from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) study of aging.  310-339. 2010

Principal Investigator On

  • Deep South Resource Center for Minority Aging Research  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2014
  • Deep South Resource Center for Minority Aging Research - Administration Core  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2014
  • Deep South Resource Center for Minority Aging Research - Analysis Core  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2014
  • Deep South Resource Center for Minority Aging Research - Community Liason Core  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2014
  • Deep South Resource Center for Minority Aging Research - Investigator Development Core  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2014
  • Mobility Among Older African Americans and Whites  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2010 - 2014
  • Southeast Center of Excellence in Geriatric Medicine  awarded by American Federation for Aging Research 2013
  • Southeast Center for Excellence in Geriatric Medicine  awarded by American Federation for Aging Research 2012 - 2013
  • Southeast Center of Excellence in Geriatric Medicine (SCEGM)  awarded by American Federation for Aging Research 2011 - 2012
  • Deep South Resource Center for Minority Aging Research - Research Supplement to Promote Diversity in Health Related Research (Supplement to Deep South Resource Center for Minority Aging Research)  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2008 - 2012
  • Deep South Resource Center for Minority Aging Research  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2007 - 2012
  • Deep South Resource Center for Minority Aging Research - Administrative Core  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2007 - 2012
  • Southeast Center of Excellence in Geriatric Medicine  awarded by Hartford (John A.) Foundation, Inc. 2008 - 2011
  • Southeast Center for Excellence in Geriatric Medicine  awarded by American Federation for Aging Research 2010 - 2011
  • Full Name

  • Richard Allman