Clara Kayei Chow

Summary

Affiliation: The George Institute for International Health
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Contextual determinants of health behaviours in an aboriginal community in Canada: pilot project
    Pamela Joseph
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, McMaster University, 1280 Main St, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4K1, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:952. 2012
  2. pmc What is the significance of unrecognized non-Q-wave myocardial infarction?
    Clara Kayei Chow
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS Med 6:e1000060. 2009
  3. pmc Screening families of patients with premature coronary heart disease to identify avoidable cardiovascular risk: a cross-sectional study of family members and a general population comparison group
    Helen J Thompson
    Section of Public Health, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, G12 8RZ, UK
    BMC Res Notes 3:132. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Greater adverse effects of cholesterol and diabetes on carotid intima-media thickness in South Asian Indians: comparison of risk factor-IMT associations in two population-based surveys
    Clara Kayei Chow
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, Australia
    Atherosclerosis 199:116-22. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Recalibration of a Framingham risk equation for a rural population in India
    C K Chow
    Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton General Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:379-85. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Significant lipid, adiposity and metabolic abnormalities amongst 4535 Indians from a developing region of rural Andhra Pradesh
    Clara Kayei Chow
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, PO Box M 201, Camperdown, Missenden Road, Sydney 2050, Australia
    Atherosclerosis 196:943-52. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Is it safe to use a proton pump inhibitor with clopidogrel?
    Clara K Chow
    Population Health Research Institute, David Braley Cardiac, Vascular and Stroke Research Institute, Hamilton General Hospital, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 119:564-8. 2009
  8. doi request reprint What is the role of invasive versus non-invasive coronary angiography in the investigation of patients suspected to have coronary heart disease?
    C K Chow
    Population Health Research Institute and Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Intern Med J 41:5-13. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Association of diet, exercise, and smoking modification with risk of early cardiovascular events after acute coronary syndromes
    Clara K Chow
    Hamilton General Hospital, 237 Barton St E, Hamilton, Ontario, L8L 2X2, Canada
    Circulation 121:750-8. 2010
  10. pmc Environmental and societal influences acting on cardiovascular risk factors and disease at a population level: a review
    Clara Kayei Chow
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences, 237 Barton Street East, Hamilton, ON L8L 2X2, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 38:1580-94. 2009

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Publications11

  1. pmc Contextual determinants of health behaviours in an aboriginal community in Canada: pilot project
    Pamela Joseph
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, McMaster University, 1280 Main St, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4K1, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:952. 2012
    ..The nature and influence of contextual factors on Aboriginal health behaviours are not well characterized...
  2. pmc What is the significance of unrecognized non-Q-wave myocardial infarction?
    Clara Kayei Chow
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS Med 6:e1000060. 2009
  3. pmc Screening families of patients with premature coronary heart disease to identify avoidable cardiovascular risk: a cross-sectional study of family members and a general population comparison group
    Helen J Thompson
    Section of Public Health, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, G12 8RZ, UK
    BMC Res Notes 3:132. 2010
    ..The aim was to test the feasibility of using patients with premature cardiovascular disease to recruit family members as a means of identifying and screening high-risk individuals...
  4. ncbi request reprint Greater adverse effects of cholesterol and diabetes on carotid intima-media thickness in South Asian Indians: comparison of risk factor-IMT associations in two population-based surveys
    Clara Kayei Chow
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, Australia
    Atherosclerosis 199:116-22. 2008
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  5. doi request reprint Recalibration of a Framingham risk equation for a rural population in India
    C K Chow
    Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton General Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:379-85. 2009
    ..Recent surveys of this population have found high levels of cardiovascular risk factors, particularly metabolic risk factors and a high proportion of mortality due to cardiovascular diseases...
  6. ncbi request reprint Significant lipid, adiposity and metabolic abnormalities amongst 4535 Indians from a developing region of rural Andhra Pradesh
    Clara Kayei Chow
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, PO Box M 201, Camperdown, Missenden Road, Sydney 2050, Australia
    Atherosclerosis 196:943-52. 2008
    ..Metabolic risk factors appear key to this phenomenon but data from rural India are few. We sought to determine the prevalence and distribution of lipids, obesity and metabolic syndrome in a rural region of Andhra Pradesh...
  7. ncbi request reprint Is it safe to use a proton pump inhibitor with clopidogrel?
    Clara K Chow
    Population Health Research Institute, David Braley Cardiac, Vascular and Stroke Research Institute, Hamilton General Hospital, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 119:564-8. 2009
    ..As both drugs have very short half-lives, taking them with a large time gap between drugs (e.g., morning and night) may theoretically decrease the chance of interaction...
  8. doi request reprint What is the role of invasive versus non-invasive coronary angiography in the investigation of patients suspected to have coronary heart disease?
    C K Chow
    Population Health Research Institute and Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Intern Med J 41:5-13. 2011
    ..CTA can provide more information than invasive coronary angiography on the type and burden of atherosclerotic plaque in the coronary tree. CTA is most useful in those at intermediate risk of CAD...
  9. doi request reprint Association of diet, exercise, and smoking modification with risk of early cardiovascular events after acute coronary syndromes
    Clara K Chow
    Hamilton General Hospital, 237 Barton St E, Hamilton, Ontario, L8L 2X2, Canada
    Circulation 121:750-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the influence of adherence to behavioral recommendations in the short term on risk of cardiovascular events...
  10. pmc Environmental and societal influences acting on cardiovascular risk factors and disease at a population level: a review
    Clara Kayei Chow
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences, 237 Barton Street East, Hamilton, ON L8L 2X2, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 38:1580-94. 2009
    ..This article reviews the evidence on why certain populations are more at risk than others...
  11. ncbi request reprint The role of the 12-lead ECG as a screening test for cardiac source of embolus
    Clara Kayei Chow
    Department of Cardiology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Missenden Road, Camperdown, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    Heart Lung Circ 14:242-4. 2005
    ..We sort to investigate whether 12-lead ECG might be useful in screening patients to obviate the need for TTE, in a subset of patients referred for echocardiographic investigation of cardiac source of embolus...