William Joseph Evans, PhD

Adjunct Professor in the Department of Medicine
Campus mail 3501 Busse Bldg, Box 3003, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 483-3526
Email address bill.evans@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Ph.D., Ball State University, 1980

Publications

Zanker, Jesse, Terri Blackwell, Sheena Patel, Kate Duchowny, Sharon Brennan-Olsen, Steven R. Cummings, William J. Evans, et al. “Factor analysis to determine relative contributions of strength, physical performance, body composition and muscle mass to disability and mobility disability outcomes in older men.” Exp Gerontol 161 (May 2022): 111714. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.exger.2022.111714.

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35104566
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Cawthon, Peggy M., Katherine E. Peters, Steven R. Cummings, Eric S. Orwoll, Andrew R. Hoffman, Kristine E. Ensrud, Jane A. Cauley, William J. Evans, and William J. Osteoporotic Fractures in Men (MrOS) Study Research Group. “Association Between Muscle Mass Determined by D3 -Creatine Dilution and Incident Fractures in a Prospective Cohort Study of Older Men.” J Bone Miner Res, March 6, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1002/jbmr.4505.

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35253257
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Evans, William J., Mahalakshmi Shankaran, Edward C. Smith, Carl Morris, Edna Nyangau, Alec Bizieff, Marcy Matthews, Hussein Mohamed, and Marc Hellerstein. “Profoundly lower muscle mass and rate of contractile protein synthesis in boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy.” J Physiol 599, no. 23 (December 2021): 5215–27. https://doi.org/10.1113/JP282227.

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34569076
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Evans, William J., Brian Scottoline, Faryal Imam, Marc Hellerstein, Kelly Garton, Gregg Czerwieniec, Edna Nyangau, and Mahalakshmi Shankaran. “D3-creatine dilution for the noninvasive measurement of skeletal muscle mass in premature infants.” Pediatr Res 89, no. 6 (May 2021): 1508–14. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41390-020-01122-w.

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32919390
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Evans, William, Mahalakshmi Shankaran, Edna Nyangau, Tyler Field, Hussein Mohammed, Robert Wolfe, Scott Schutzler, and Marc Hellerstein. “Effects of Fortetropin on the Rate of Muscle Protein Synthesis in Older Men and Women: A Randomized, Double-Blinded, Placebo-Controlled Study.” J Gerontol a Biol Sci Med Sci 76, no. 1 (January 1, 2021): 108–14. https://doi.org/10.1093/gerona/glaa162.

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32598445
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Cawthon, Peggy M., Terri Blackwell, Steven R. Cummings, Eric S. Orwoll, Kate A. Duchowny, Deborah M. Kado, Katie L. Stone, Kristine E. Ensrud, Jane A. Cauley, and William J. Evans. “Muscle Mass Assessed by the D3-Creatine Dilution Method and Incident Self-reported Disability and Mortality in a Prospective Observational Study of Community-Dwelling Older Men.” J Gerontol a Biol Sci Med Sci 76, no. 1 (January 1, 2021): 123–30. https://doi.org/10.1093/gerona/glaa111.

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32442245
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Zanker, Jesse, Sheena Patel, Terri Blackwell, Kate Duchowny, Sharon Brennan-Olsen, Steven R. Cummings, William J. Evans, et al. “Walking Speed and Muscle Mass Estimated by the D3-Creatine Dilution Method Are Important Components of Sarcopenia Associated With Incident Mobility Disability in Older Men: A Classification and Regression Tree Analysis.” J Am Med Dir Assoc 21, no. 12 (December 2020): 1997-2002.e1. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamda.2020.03.017.

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32381425
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Howard, Emily E., Lee M. Margolis, Claire E. Berryman, Harris R. Lieberman, J Philip Karl, Andrew J. Young, Monty A. Montano, et al. “Testosterone supplementation upregulates androgen receptor expression and translational capacity during severe energy deficit.” Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 319, no. 4 (October 1, 2020): E678–88. https://doi.org/10.1152/ajpendo.00157.2020.

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32776828
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Gallagher, Dympna, Aline Andres, David A. Fields, William J. Evans, Robert Kuczmarski, William L. Lowe, Julie C. Lumeng, et al. “Body Composition Measurements from Birth through 5 Years: Challenges, Gaps, and Existing & Emerging Technologies-A National Institutes of Health workshop.” Obes Rev 21, no. 8 (August 2020): e13033. https://doi.org/10.1111/obr.13033.

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32314544
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