UCLA Geriatrics and Gerontology Research
Peifeng Hu, MD, PhD
[EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS]
[AWARDS & RECOGNITION]
[RESEARCH INTEREST TOPIC AREAS]
Hu P, Seeman TE, Harris TB, Reuben DB. Is serum uric acid associated with all-cause mortality in high-functioning elderly persons: MacArthur Studies of Successful Aging? J Am Geriatr Soc 2001;49(12):1679-1684. Also cited as an abstract in JAMA 2002;287:1241.
Hu P, Reuben DB. Effects of managed care on the length of time that elderly patients spend with physicians during ambulatory visits: National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey. Medical Care 2002;40(7):606-613.
Hu P, Seeman TE, Harris TB, Reuben DB. Does inflammation or undernutrition explain the low cholesterol-mortality association in community-dwelling older persons: MacArthur Studies of Successful Aging? J Am Geriatr Soc 2003;51(1):80-84.
Hu P, Reuben DB, Crimmins E, Harris TB, Huang MH, Seeman TE. The effects of serum beta-carotene level and burden of inflammation on all-cause mortality in high-functioning older persons: MacArthur Studies of Successful Aging. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2004;59:849-854.
Hu P, Adler NE, Goldman N, Weinstein M, Seeman TE. Relations between subjective social status and measures of health in older Taiwanese persons. J Am Geriatr Soc 2005;53:483-488.
Hu P, Greendale G, Palla SL, Reboussin B, Herrington D, Barrett-Connor E, Reuben DB. The Effects of Hormone Therapy on the Markers of Inflammation and Endothelial Function, and Plasma Matrix Metalloproteinase-9 Level in Postmenopausal Women. Atherosclerosis 2006;185:347-352.
Hu P, Bretsky P, Crimmins EM, Guralnik JM, Reuben DB, Seeman TE. Association between serum beta-carotene levels and decline of cognitive function in high-functioning older persons with or without apolipoprotein E4 alleles: MacArthur Studies of Successful Aging. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2006;61:616-620.
Hu P, Wagle N, Goldman N, Weinstein M, Seeman TE. Socioeconomic status, allostatic load, and measures of health in older Taiwanese persons: Taiwan Social Environment and Biomarkers of Aging Study. J Biosoc Sci 2007;39:545-556.
Yan YX, Liu YQ, Li M, Hu P, Guo AM, Yang XH, Qiu JJ, Yang SS, Shen J, Zhang LP, Wang W. Development and Evaluation of a Questionnaire for Measuring Suboptimal Health Status in Urban Chinese. J Epidemiol (in press)