Ervin R Fox

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Publications

  1. pmc Gender differences in the association of visceral and subcutaneous adiposity with adiponectin in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Aurelian Bidulescu
    Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Cardiovascular Research Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine, 30310, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:9. 2013
  2. pmc Association of plasma B-type natriuretic peptide concentrations with longitudinal blood pressure tracking in African Americans: findings from the Jackson Heart Study
    Ervin R Fox
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA
    Hypertension 61:48-54. 2013
  3. pmc Association of genetic variation with systolic and diastolic blood pressure among African Americans: the Candidate Gene Association Resource study
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 20:2273-84. 2011
  4. pmc The relation of diabetes, impaired fasting blood glucose, and insulin resistance to left ventricular structure and function in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Family Medicine, CHA Hospital Anti Aging Institute, Seoul, South Korea
    Diabetes Care 34:507-9. 2011
  5. pmc Heritability and genetic linkage of left ventricular mass, systolic and diastolic function in hypertensive African Americans (From the GENOA Study)
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:870-5. 2010
  6. pmc Distribution and determinants of Doppler-derived diastolic flow indices in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study (JHS)
    Tandaw E Samdarshi
    The University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Am Heart J 158:209-16. 2009
  7. pmc Echocardiographic left ventricular mass index predicts incident stroke in African Americans: Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Ervin R Fox
    Jackson Heart Study, Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500, N State St, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Stroke 38:2686-91. 2007
  8. pmc Genome-wide association study of cardiac structure and systolic function in African Americans: the Candidate Gene Association Resource (CARe) study
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State St, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 6:37-46. 2013
  9. pmc The relation of C--reactive protein to chronic kidney disease in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS, USA
    BMC Nephrol 11:1. 2010
  10. pmc Association of adiponectin with left ventricular mass in blacks: the Jackson Heart Study
    Aurelian Bidulescu
    Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 4:747-53. 2011

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Publications19

  1. pmc Gender differences in the association of visceral and subcutaneous adiposity with adiponectin in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Aurelian Bidulescu
    Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Cardiovascular Research Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine, 30310, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:9. 2013
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  2. pmc Association of plasma B-type natriuretic peptide concentrations with longitudinal blood pressure tracking in African Americans: findings from the Jackson Heart Study
    Ervin R Fox
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA
    Hypertension 61:48-54. 2013
    ..12). In our community-based sample of African Americans, higher BNP concentrations predicted a longitudinal increase in systolic and diastolic BPs and progression of BP stage...
  3. pmc Association of genetic variation with systolic and diastolic blood pressure among African Americans: the Candidate Gene Association Resource study
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 20:2273-84. 2011
    ..More broadly, this work supports that notion that blood pressure among AAs is a trait with genetic underpinnings but also with significant complexity...
  4. pmc The relation of diabetes, impaired fasting blood glucose, and insulin resistance to left ventricular structure and function in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Family Medicine, CHA Hospital Anti Aging Institute, Seoul, South Korea
    Diabetes Care 34:507-9. 2011
    ..We assessed the relation of diabetes and insulin resistance (IR) on left ventricular (LV) structure and function in African Americans...
  5. pmc Heritability and genetic linkage of left ventricular mass, systolic and diastolic function in hypertensive African Americans (From the GENOA Study)
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:870-5. 2010
    ..We used pedigree information from 454 tandem markers across the genome to estimate the heritability and linkage of various echocardiographic measures of LV structure and function in a cohort of African-American hypertensive siblings...
  6. pmc Distribution and determinants of Doppler-derived diastolic flow indices in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study (JHS)
    Tandaw E Samdarshi
    The University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Am Heart J 158:209-16. 2009
    ..The objective of this study is to investigate the distribution and determinants of diastolic function in a middle-aged cohort of African Americans (AA)...
  7. pmc Echocardiographic left ventricular mass index predicts incident stroke in African Americans: Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Ervin R Fox
    Jackson Heart Study, Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500, N State St, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Stroke 38:2686-91. 2007
    ..Despite theories that link stroke to left ventricular mass, few large, population-based studies have examined the predictive value of echocardiographically derived left ventricular mass index (LVMI) to incident stroke in African Americans...
  8. pmc Genome-wide association study of cardiac structure and systolic function in African Americans: the Candidate Gene Association Resource (CARe) study
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State St, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 6:37-46. 2013
    ..Using data from 4 community-based cohorts of African Americans, we tested the association between genome-wide markers (single-nucleotide polymorphisms) and cardiac phenotypes in the Candidate-gene Association Resource study...
  9. pmc The relation of C--reactive protein to chronic kidney disease in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS, USA
    BMC Nephrol 11:1. 2010
    ..73 m2) than their counterparts of European-descent. Inflammation has been related to renal disease in non-Hispanic whites, but there are limited data on the role of inflammation in renal dysfunction in African Americans in the community...
  10. pmc Association of adiponectin with left ventricular mass in blacks: the Jackson Heart Study
    Aurelian Bidulescu
    Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 4:747-53. 2011
    ..The Jackson Heart Study cohort provides an opportunity to test the hypothesis that the inverse association between adiponectin and LVM may be modified by risk factors common among blacks...
  11. pmc Relation of obesity to circulating B-type natriuretic peptide concentrations in blacks: the Jackson Heart Study
    Ervin R Fox
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, 2500 N State St, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Circulation 124:1021-7. 2011
    ..Whether this phenomenon may contribute to hypertension in blacks is unknown. We tested the hypothesis that body mass index is inversely related to BNP concentrations in blacks...
  12. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of pure valvular regurgitation in the large middle-aged African American cohort of the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Ervin R Fox
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Am Heart J 154:1229-34. 2007
    ..There are limited data on the prevalence and the clinical and echocardiographic correlates of pure valvular regurgitation in African Americans despite the higher rates of cardiovascular disease in this group...
  13. pmc The predictive value of left atrial size for incident ischemic stroke and all-cause mortality in African Americans: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Harsha S Nagarajarao
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Stroke 39:2701-6. 2008
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  14. ncbi request reprint The prognostic value of the mitral diastolic filling velocity ratio for all-cause mortality and cardiovascular morbidity in African Americans: the Atherosclerotic Risks in Communities (ARIC) study
    Ervin R Fox
    NHLBI s Atherosclerotic Risk in Communities Study, Jackson, MS, USA
    Am Heart J 152:749-55. 2006
    ..Although recent data suggest that the mitral diastolic early-to-late (E/A) ratio may be prognostic in selected population-based cohorts, its predictive value for morbidity and mortality in African Americans has not yet been well studied...
  15. pmc Left ventricular architecture and survival in African-Americans free of coronary heart disease (from the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities [ARIC] study)
    Herman A Taylor
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:1413-20. 2007
    ..In men, an association between concentric LV hypertrophy and mortality risk remained...
  16. pmc Epidemiology, heritability, and genetic linkage of C-reactive protein in African Americans (from the Jackson Heart Study)
    Ervin R Fox
    University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:835-41. 2008
    ..72. In conclusion, in this large population-based cohort of African Americans, circulating CRP concentration was heritable and associated with several traditional cardiovascular risk factors, particularly body mass index...
  17. pmc Gene-environment interaction between SCN5A-1103Y and hypokalemia influences QT interval prolongation in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Ermeg L Akylbekova
    Jackson Heart Study, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS
    Am Heart J 167:116-122.e1. 2014
    ..SCN5A-1103Y is known to interact with QT-prolonging factors to promote ventricular arrhythmias in persons at high risk for SCD, but its clinical impact in the general African-American population has not been established...
  18. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular geometric patterns in the Jackson cohort of the Atherosclerotic Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study: clinical correlates and influences on systolic and diastolic dysfunction
    Ervin R Fox
    The NHLBI s Jackson Heart Study, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Am Heart J 153:238-44. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint Relation of aortic valve sclerosis to risk of coronary heart disease in African-Americans
    Herman A Taylor
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi, USA Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:401-4. 2005
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