Agustin Escalante

  • 4809 Citations
  • 33 h-Index
1982 …2018
If you made any changes in Pure, your changes will be visible here soon.

Research Output 1989 2018

  • 4809 Citations
  • 33 h-Index
  • 87 Article
  • 1 Chapter
2018
2 Citations (Scopus)

A genetic association study of carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) and plaque in Mexican Americans and European Americans with rheumatoid arthritis

Arya, R., Escalante, A., Farook, V. S., Restrepo, J. F., Battafarano, D. F., Almeida, M., Kos, M. Z., Fourcaudot, M. J., Mummidi, S., Kumar, S., Curran, J. E., Jenkinson, C. P., Blangero, J., Duggirala, R. & Del Rincon, I., Apr 1 2018, In : Atherosclerosis. 271, p. 92-101 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carotid Intima-Media Thickness
Genetic Association Studies
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Chromosomes, Human, Pair 6
1 Citation (Scopus)

Data on genetic associations of carotid atherosclerosis markers in Mexican American and European American rheumatoid arthritis subjects

Arya, R., Escalante, A., Farook, V. S., Restrepo, J. F., Battafarano, D. F., Almeida, M., Kos, M. Z., Fourcaudot, M. J., Mummidi, S., Kumar, S., Curran, J. E., Jenkinson, C. P., Blangero, J., Duggirala, R. & Del Rincon, I., Apr 1 2018, In : Data in Brief. 17, p. 820-829 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carotid Intima-Media Thickness
Carotid Artery Diseases
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Atherosclerosis
Genes
2017
7 Citations (Scopus)

Novel protein glycan-derived markers of systemic inf lammation and c-reactive protein in relation to glycemia, insulin resistance, and insulin secretion

Lorenzo, C., Festa, A., Hanley, A. J., Rewers, M. J., Escalante, A. & Haffner, S. M., Mar 1 2017, In : Diabetes Care. 40, 3, p. 375-382 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

C-Reactive Protein
Polysaccharides
Insulin Resistance
Insulin
Proteins
3 Citations (Scopus)

Use of Hydroxychloroquine Is Associated with Improved Lipid Profile in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

Restrepo, J. F., Del Rincon, I., Molina, E., Battafarano, D. F. & Escalante, A., Apr 1 2017, In : Journal of Clinical Rheumatology. 23, 3, p. 144-148 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydroxychloroquine
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Lipids
HDL Lipoproteins
LDL Lipoproteins
2015
19 Citations (Scopus)

Association of socioeconomic status with treatment delays, disease activity, joint damage, and disability in rheumatoid arthritis

Molina, E., Del Rincon, I., Restrepo, J. F., Battafarano, D. F. & Escalante, A., Jul 1 2015, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 67, 7, p. 940-946 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antirheumatic Agents
Joint Diseases
Social Class
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Joints
16 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical and laboratory factors associated with interstitial lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis

Restrepo, J. F., Del Rincon, I., Battafarano, D. F., Haas, R. W., Doria, M. & Escalante, A., Aug 9 2015, In : Clinical Rheumatology. 34, 9, p. 1529-1536 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interstitial Lung Diseases
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatoid Factor
Epitopes
Blood Sedimentation
3 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic Variants Influencing Joint Damage in Mexican Americans and European Americans With Rheumatoid Arthritis

Arya, R., Del Rincon, I., Farook, V. S., Restrepo, J. F., Winnier, D. A., Fourcaudot, M. J., Battafarano, D. F., de Almeida, M., Kumar, S., Curran, J. E., Jenkinson, C. P., Blangero, J., Duggirala, R. & Escalante, A., Dec 1 2015, In : Genetic Epidemiology. 39, 8, p. 678-688 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheumatoid Arthritis
Joints
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Chromosomes, Human, Pair 1
Chromosomes, Human, Pair 9
3 Citations (Scopus)

Mortality in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA): factors associated with recording RA on death certificates

Molina, E., Del Rincon, I., Restrepo, J. F., Battafarano, D. F. & Escalante, A., Oct 5 2015, In : BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 16, 1, 727.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Death Certificates
Rheumatoid Factor
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Mortality
Comorbidity
46 Citations (Scopus)

Systemic inflammation and cardiovascular risk factors predict rapid progression of atherosclerosis in rheumatoid arthritis

Del Rincon, I., Polak, J. F., O'Leary, D. H., Battafarano, D. F., Erikson, J. M., Restrepo, J. F., Molina, E. & Escalante, A., Jun 1 2015, In : Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 74, 6, p. 1118-1123 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheumatoid Arthritis
Atherosclerosis
Inflammation
Blood Sedimentation
Sedimentation
2014
2 Citations (Scopus)

Does the "hispanic paradox" occur in rheumatoid arthritis? Survival data from a multiethnic cohort

Molina, E., Haas, R., Del Rincon, I., Battafarano, D. F., Restrepo, J. F. & Escalante, A., 2014, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 66, 7, p. 972-979 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Survival
Mortality
Social Class
95 Citations (Scopus)

Glucocorticoid dose thresholds associated with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in rheumatoid arthritis

Del Rincon, I., Battafarano, D. F., Restrepo, J. F., Erikson, J. M. & Escalante, A., 2014, In : Arthritis and Rheumatology. 66, 2, p. 264-272 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucocorticoids
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Mortality
Confidence Intervals
Prednisone
2013

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Escalante, A., 2013, Women and Health. Elsevier Inc., p. 771-784 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Rheumatoid Arthritis
2011
123 Citations (Scopus)

Carotid atherosclerosis predicts incident acute coronary syndromes in rheumatoid arthritis

Evans, M. R., Escalante, A., Battafarano, D. F., Freeman, G. L., O'Leary, D. H. & Del Rincon, I., May 2011, In : Arthritis and Rheumatism. 63, 5, p. 1211-1220 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carotid Artery Diseases
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Confidence Intervals
Atherosclerosis
19 Citations (Scopus)

Medical decision-making among Hispanics and non-Hispanic Whites with chronic back and knee pain: A qualitative study

Katz, J. N., Lyons, N., Wolff, L. S., Silverman, J., Emrani, P., Holt, H. L., Corbett, K. L., Escalante, A. & Losina, E., 2011, In : BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 12, 78.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Back Pain
Hispanic Americans
Chronic Pain
Knee
Decision Making
2008
1 Citation (Scopus)

Impaired arterial function associated with thinning of cortical bone in rheumatoid arthritis

Roldán, J. F., Escalante, A. & Del Rincon, I., Apr 15 2008, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 59, 4, p. 523-530 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ankle Brachial Index
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Metacarpal Bones
Glucocorticoids
Arteries
2007
91 Citations (Scopus)

Acceleration of atherosclerosis during the course of rheumatoid arthritis

Del Rincon, I., O'Leary, D. H., Freeman, G. L. & Escalante, A., Dec 2007, In : Atherosclerosis. 195, 2, p. 354-360 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheumatoid Arthritis
Atherosclerosis
Inflammation
Carotid Intima-Media Thickness
Carotid Arteries
4 Citations (Scopus)

Health disparities in the rheumatic diseases

Escalante, A., May 15 2007, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 57, 4, p. 547-552 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Minority Groups
Health Services Accessibility
Rheumatology
Rheumatic Diseases
Health
2006
16 Citations (Scopus)
Diaphyses
Metacarpal Bones
Glucocorticoids
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Inflammation
2005

Aging issues: Musculoskeletal impairments: Crosscutting breakout session

Panagis, J. S., Escalante, A., Ain, M. C., Hazard, R. G. & Koval, K. J., Mar 2005, In : Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair. 19, SUPPL. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Congenital Limb Deformities
Prosthesis Implantation
Spinal Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Bone Fractures
16 Citations (Scopus)

A model of impairment and functional limitation in rheumatoid arthritis

Escalante, A., Haas, R. W. & Del Rincon, I., Mar 15 2005, In : BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 6, 16.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheumatoid Arthritis
Joints
Inflammation
Structural Models
Arthralgia
46 Citations (Scopus)

Lower limb arterial incompressibility and obstruction in rheumatoid arthritis

Del Rincon, I., Haas, R. W., Pogosian, S. & Escalante, A., Mar 2005, In : Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 64, 3, p. 425-432 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lower Extremity
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Ankle Brachial Index
Arteries
Rheumatoid Factor
220 Citations (Scopus)
Comorbidity
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Body Mass Index
Inflammation
Survival

Plenary session on changing demography

Giannini, M., Chamie, M., LaPlante, M. P., Burkhauser, R. V. & Escalante, A., Mar 2005, In : Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair. 19, SUPPL. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Minority Groups
Disabled Persons
Demography
201 Citations (Scopus)

Relative contribution of cardiovascular risk factors and rheumatoid arthritis clinical manifestations to atherosclerosis

Del Rincon, I., Freeman, G. L., Haas, R. W., O'Leary, D. H. & Escalante, A., Nov 2005, In : Arthritis and Rheumatism. 52, 11, p. 3413-3423 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheumatoid Arthritis
Atherosclerosis
Age Groups
Blood Sedimentation
Demography
4 Citations (Scopus)

Update of TNF-alpha antagonists and cardiovascular disease in rheumatoid arthritis.

Del Rincon, I. & Escalante, A., Oct 2005, In : Current rheumatology reports.. 7, 5, p. 395-399 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheumatoid Arthritis
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Failure
Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha
Randomized Controlled Trials
2004
132 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of glucocorticoids on the arteries in rheumatoid arthritis

Del Rincon, I., O'Leary, D. H., Haas, R. W. & Escalante, A., Dec 2004, In : Arthritis and Rheumatism. 50, 12, p. 3813-3822 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucocorticoids
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Arteries
Ankle Brachial Index
Lower Extremity
4 Citations (Scopus)

How many versions and translations of the HAQ and its variants are needed? It doesn't matter - Just use one

Chung, C., Escalante, A. & Pincus, T., Jun 2004, In : Journal of Clinical Rheumatology. 10, 3, p. 101-104 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ametantrone
12 Citations (Scopus)

Latent variable approach to the measurement of physical disability in rheumatoid arthritis

Escalante, A., Del Rincon, I. & Cornell, J. E., Jun 15 2004, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 51, 3, p. 399-407 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheumatoid Arthritis
Hand Strength
Walking
Health
Joints
20 Citations (Scopus)
Rheumatology
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Hand Strength
Walking
Patient Outcome Assessment
Severity of Illness Index
Comorbidity
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Mortality
2003
61 Citations (Scopus)

Association of mortality with disease severity in rheumatoid arthritis, independent of comorbidity

Navarro-Cano, G., Del Rincon, I., Pogosian, S., Roldán, J. F. & Escalante, A., Sep 1 2003, In : Arthritis and Rheumatism. 48, 9, p. 2425-2433 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comorbidity
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Mortality
Checklist
ROC Curve
44 Citations (Scopus)

Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease in rheumatoid arthritis.

Del Rincon, I. & Escalante, A., Aug 2003, In : Current Rheumatology Reports. 5, 4, p. 278-286 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheumatoid Arthritis
Cardiovascular Diseases
Atherosclerosis
Cyclooxygenase 2
Methotrexate
44 Citations (Scopus)

Ethnic variation in the clinical manifestations of rheumatoid arthritis: Role of HLA-DRB1 alleles

Del Rincon, I., Battafarano, D. F., Arroyo, R. A., Murphy, F. T., Fischbach, M. & Escalante, A., Apr 15 2003, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 49, 2, p. 200-208 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HLA-DRB1 Chains
Epitopes
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Alleles
Hispanic Americans
39 Citations (Scopus)

Validating a computerized neuropsychological test battery for mixed ethnic lupus patients

Holliday, S. L., Navarrete, M. G., Hermosillo-Romo, D., Valdez, C. R., Saklad, A. R., Escalante, A. & Brey, R. L., 2003, In : Lupus. 12, 9, p. 697-703 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuropsychological Tests
Hispanic Americans
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Education
Confounding Factors (Epidemiology)
2002
61 Citations (Scopus)

Disparity in total hip replacement affecting hispanic medicare beneficiaries

Escalante, A., Barrett, J., Del Rincon, I., Cornell, J. E., Phillips, C. B. & Katz, J. N., Jun 2002, In : Medical Care. 40, 6, p. 451-460 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hip Replacement Arthroplasties
Medicare
Hispanic Americans
human being
Medicaid
20 Citations (Scopus)

Heterogeneity between men and women in the influence of the HLA-DRB1 shared epitope on the clinical expression of rheumatoid arthritis

Del Rincon, I., Battafarano, D. F., Arroyo, R. A., Murphy, F. T. & Escalante, A., 2002, In : Arthritis and Rheumatism. 46, 6, p. 1480-1488 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HLA-DRB1 Chains
Epitopes
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Age of Onset
Joints
435 Citations (Scopus)

Neuropsychiatric syndromes in lupus: Prevalence using standardized definitions

Brey, R. L., Holliday, S. L., Saklad, A. R., Navarrete, M. G., Hermosillo-Romo, D., Stallworth, C., Valdez, C. R., Escalante, A., Del Rincon, I., Gronseth, G., Rhine, C. B., Padilla, P. & McGlasson, D., Apr 23 2002, In : Neurology. 58, 8, p. 1214-1220 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Central Nervous System Lupus Vasculitis
Mood Disorders
Headache
Psychiatry
Mononeuropathies
60 Citations (Scopus)

The disablement process in rheumatoid arthritis

Escalante, A. & Del Rincon, I., Jun 15 2002, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 47, 3, p. 333-342 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Severity of Illness Index
Disability Evaluation
Rheumatoid Arthritis
41 Citations (Scopus)

The number of deformed joints as a surrogate measure of damage in rheumatoid arthritis

Orces, C. H., Del Rincon, I., Abel, M. P. & Escalante, A., 2002, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 47, 1, p. 67-72 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheumatoid Arthritis
Joints
Reproducibility of Results
Hand Strength
Articular Range of Motion
2001
29 Citations (Scopus)
Hispanic Americans
Epidemiology
Population
Arthritis
Rheumatic Diseases

Erratum: (Current Opinion in Rheumatology (2001) 13 (104-110))

Escalante, A. & Del Rincon, I., 2001, In : Current Opinion in Rheumatology. 13, 3, p. 244 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheumatology
1037 Citations (Scopus)

High incidence of cardiovascular events in a rheumatoid arthritis cohort not explained by traditional cardiac risk factors

Del Rincon, I., Williams, K., Stern, M. P., Freeman, G. L. & Escalante, A., 2001, In : Arthritis and Rheumatism. 44, 12, p. 2737-2745 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheumatoid Arthritis
Incidence
Cardiovascular Diseases
Confidence Intervals
Blood Pressure
24 Citations (Scopus)

Walking velocity in aged persons: Its association with lower extremity joint range of motion

Escalante, A., Lichtenstein, M. J. & Hazuda, H. P., 2001, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 45, 3, p. 287-294 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Articular Range of Motion
Walking
Lower Extremity
Hip
Knee
2000
8 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling impairment: Using the disablement process as a framework to evaluate determinants of hip and knee flexion

Lichtenstein, M. J., Dhanda, R., Cornell, J. E., Escalante, A. & Hazuda, H. P., 2000, In : Aging clinical and experimental research. 12, 3, p. 208-220 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Articular Range of Motion
Hip
Knee
Arthritis
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
3 Citations (Scopus)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Erosion
Progression
Mathematical Model
Mathematical models
70 Citations (Scopus)

Recipients of hip replacement for arthritis are less likely to be Hispanic independent of access to health care and socioeconomic status

Escalante, A., Espinosa-Morales, R., Del Rincon, I., Arroyo, R. A. & Older, S. A., Feb 2000, In : Arthritis and Rheumatism. 43, 2, p. 390-399 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Services Accessibility
Hispanic Americans
Social Class
Health Status
Arthritis
53 Citations (Scopus)

Symptoms of depression and psychological distress among Hispanics with rheumatoid arthritis

Escalante, A., Del Rincon, I. & Mulrow, C. D., 2000, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 13, 3, p. 156-167 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Depression
Psychology
Mental Health
1999
53 Citations (Scopus)
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Quality of Life
Kidney
Lupus Nephritis
Renal Dialysis
11 Citations (Scopus)

Cross-cultural equivalence of a brief helplessness scale for Spanish- speaking rheumatology patients in the United States

Escalante, A., Cardiel, M. H., Del Rincon, I. & Suárez-Mendoza, A. A., Oct 1999, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 12, 5, p. 341-350 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rheumatology
Epidemiologic Studies
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Mental Health
Cohort Studies
40 Citations (Scopus)

Determinants of hip and knee flexion range: Results from the San Antonio Longitudinal Study of Aging

Escalante, A., Lichtenstein, M. J., Dhanda, R., Cornell, J. E. & Hazuda, H. P., Feb 1999, In : Arthritis Care and Research. 12, 1, p. 8-18 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Longitudinal Studies
Hip
Knee
Joints
Independent Living