Mahmoud Zureik

Summary

Affiliation: Institut Pasteur de Lille
Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi Bronchial hyperresponsiveness to methacholine is associated with increased common carotid intima-media thickness in men
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research, INSERM Unit 508, Lille, France
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 24:1098-103. 2004
  2. ncbi Serum tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinases 1 (TIMP-1) and carotid atherosclerosis and aortic arterial stiffness
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Unit 508, Lille, France
    J Hypertens 23:2263-8. 2005
  3. ncbi Parental longevity, carotid atherosclerosis, and aortic arterial stiffness in adult offspring
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Unit 744, Lille, France
    Stroke 37:2702-7. 2006
  4. ncbi Parental longevity and 7-year changes in blood pressures in adult offspring
    Mahmoud Zureik
    Unit 508, National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Institut Pasteur de Lille, Lille, France
    Hypertension 46:287-94. 2005
  5. ncbi Alcohol consumption and carotid artery structure in older French adults: the Three-City Study
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Unit 508, Institut Pasteur de Lille, 1 rue Calmette, BP 245 59019 Lille, France
    Stroke 35:2770-5. 2004
  6. ncbi Effects of long-term daily low-dose supplementation with antioxidant vitamins and minerals on structure and function of large arteries
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research Unit 258, Villejuif, France
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 24:1485-91. 2004
  7. ncbi Tea consumption is inversely associated with carotid plaques in women
    Stephanie Debette
    INSERM, U744, Lille, France
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:353-9. 2008
  8. doi Calf circumference is inversely associated with carotid plaques
    Stephanie Debette
    INSERM, U744, Lille, France
    Stroke 39:2958-65. 2008
  9. ncbi Carotid plaques, but not common carotid intima-media thickness, are independently associated with aortic stiffness
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Unit 258, Hopital Paul Brousse, 16 av Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    J Hypertens 20:85-93. 2002
  10. doi Association of ornithine transcarbamylase gene polymorphisms with hypertension and coronary artery vasomotion
    Julie Dumont
    INSERM, U744, Lille, France
    Am J Hypertens 22:993-1000. 2009

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. ncbi Bronchial hyperresponsiveness to methacholine is associated with increased common carotid intima-media thickness in men
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research, INSERM Unit 508, Lille, France
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 24:1098-103. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association between bronchial hyperresponsiveness (BHR) to methacholine (which reflects local inflammation in the bronchus) and common carotid intima-media thickness (CCA-IMT)...
  2. ncbi Serum tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinases 1 (TIMP-1) and carotid atherosclerosis and aortic arterial stiffness
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Unit 508, Lille, France
    J Hypertens 23:2263-8. 2005
    ..In a population-based study, we report the relationships of serum TIMP-1 with carotid intima-media thickness, carotid plaques and aortic arterial stiffness...
  3. ncbi Parental longevity, carotid atherosclerosis, and aortic arterial stiffness in adult offspring
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Unit 744, Lille, France
    Stroke 37:2702-7. 2006
    ..We examined the associations of parental longevity with carotid intima-media thickness, carotid plaques, and aortic arterial stiffness in adult offspring...
  4. ncbi Parental longevity and 7-year changes in blood pressures in adult offspring
    Mahmoud Zureik
    Unit 508, National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Institut Pasteur de Lille, Lille, France
    Hypertension 46:287-94. 2005
    ..These results indicate that there are dynamic and continuous processes linking paternal longevity to blood pressure in adults...
  5. ncbi Alcohol consumption and carotid artery structure in older French adults: the Three-City Study
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Unit 508, Institut Pasteur de Lille, 1 rue Calmette, BP 245 59019 Lille, France
    Stroke 35:2770-5. 2004
    ..Several epidemiological studies have suggested a U-shaped association between alcohol consumption and cardiovascular risk. However, the modifications of vascular structure associated with alcohol consumption are largely unknown...
  6. ncbi Effects of long-term daily low-dose supplementation with antioxidant vitamins and minerals on structure and function of large arteries
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research Unit 258, Villejuif, France
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 24:1485-91. 2004
    ..Limited data exist from randomized trials evaluating, noninvasively, the impact of antioxidant supplementation on vascular structure and function...
  7. ncbi Tea consumption is inversely associated with carotid plaques in women
    Stephanie Debette
    INSERM, U744, Lille, France
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:353-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relationship of tea consumption with common carotid artery intima-media thickness (CCA-IMT) and carotid plaques...
  8. doi Calf circumference is inversely associated with carotid plaques
    Stephanie Debette
    INSERM, U744, Lille, France
    Stroke 39:2958-65. 2008
    ....
  9. ncbi Carotid plaques, but not common carotid intima-media thickness, are independently associated with aortic stiffness
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Unit 258, Hopital Paul Brousse, 16 av Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    J Hypertens 20:85-93. 2002
    ..The present study reports the associations of carotid arterial structure assessed by B-mode ultrasound with carotid-femoral pulse-wave velocity in hypertensive and non-hypertensive subjects...
  10. doi Association of ornithine transcarbamylase gene polymorphisms with hypertension and coronary artery vasomotion
    Julie Dumont
    INSERM, U744, Lille, France
    Am J Hypertens 22:993-1000. 2009
    ..Our aim was to determine whether hypertension and coronary vasomotion could be associated with polymorphisms within the ornithine transcarbamylase (OTC) gene, located on chromosome X and coding for a key-enzyme of the urea cycle...
  11. ncbi Rhinitis is associated with increased systolic blood pressure in men: a population-based study
    Sabine Kony
    Unit 408, Respiratory Diseases Epidemiology, National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Paris, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:538-43. 2003
    ..02). In conclusion, rhinitis is strongly associated with SBP and hypertension in men. Blood pressure should be regularly checked in men with rhinitis...
  12. ncbi New insight into the association of apolipoprotein E genetic variants with carotid plaques and intima-media thickness
    Stephanie Debette
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Lille, Lille, France
    Stroke 37:2917-23. 2006
    ..Our aim was to test their association with 2 polymorphisms of the apolipoprotein E (apoE) gene, epsilon and -219G/T...
  13. ncbi Change in C-reactive protein levels and FEV1 decline: a longitudinal population-based study
    Rafea Shaaban
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Unit 700, Epidémiologie des Maladies Respiratoires, Faculte Xavier Bichat, BP 416, 16 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
    Respir Med 100:2112-20. 2006
    ..001). These findings were not affected by adjustment for potential confounders (P=0.002). In conclusion, increases in CRP levels over time were associated with a steeper FEV1 decline...
  14. ncbi Association of OAZ1 gene polymorphisms with subclinical and clinical vascular events
    Julie Dumont
    INSERM, U744, Institut Pasteur de Lille, 1 rue du Professeur Calmette, BP 245, F 59019 Lille cedex, France
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 27:2120-6. 2007
    ..Therefore, we sought for association between OAZ1 gene polymorphisms and various outcomes involving VSMC proliferation...
  15. ncbi Serum elastase activity, serum elastase inhibitors, and occurrence of carotid atherosclerotic plaques: the Etude sur le Vieillissement Artériel (EVA) study
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Unit 258, Villejuif, France
    Circulation 105:2638-45. 2002
    ....
  16. doi Rhinitis and onset of asthma: a longitudinal population-based study
    Rafea Shaaban
    Unit 700 Epidemiology, National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Paris, France
    Lancet 372:1049-57. 2008
    ..We used the follow-up data from the European Community Respiratory Health Survey to investigate the onset of asthma in patients with allergic and non-allergic rhinitis during an 8.8-year period...
  17. ncbi Diagnosis and severity of asthma in the elderly: results of a large survey in 1,485 asthmatics recruited by lung specialists
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Unit 258, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, France
    Respiration 69:223-8. 2002
    ..Despite its high prevalence, epidemiological surveys on the diagnosis and severity of asthma in the elderly are seldom...
  18. ncbi Zinc, copper, and magnesium and risks for all-cause, cancer, and cardiovascular mortality
    Nathalie Leone
    Unit 744 National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Lille Pasteur Institute, Lille, France
    Epidemiology 17:308-14. 2006
    ..Experimental data suggest that zinc, copper, and magnesium are involved in carcinogenesis and atherogenesis. Few longitudinal studies have related these minerals to cancer or cardiovascular disease mortality in a population...
  19. ncbi Preterm delivery of a first child and subsequent mothers' risk of ischaemic heart disease: a nested case-control study
    Olivier Nardi
    INSERM U258, Epidémiologie Cardiovasculaire et Métabolique, Hopital Paul Brousse, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant, Couturier 94805, Villejuif, France
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:281-3. 2006
    ..Mothers who had preterm delivery were at an increased risk of IHD [multivariate hazard ratio 2.09 (95% confidence interval 1.07-4.09)]. This association was independent of major cardiovascular risk factors...
  20. doi Estimate of deaths due to valvular insufficiency attributable to the use of benfluorex in France
    Agnes Fournier
    INSERM, CESP Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, U1018, Nutrition, Hormones and Women s Health Team, Villejuif, France
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:343-51. 2012
    ..To estimate the number of deaths from valvular insufficiency caused by the use of the fenfluramine-derivative benfluorex during the period 1976-2009 in France...
  21. ncbi Determinants of accelerated progression of arterial stiffness in normotensive subjects and in treated hypertensive subjects over a 6-year period
    Athanase Benetos
    Centre d Investigations Préventives et Cliniques, Paris, France
    Circulation 105:1202-7. 2002
    ..The aim of the present longitudinal study was to compare the progression of aortic stiffness over a 6-year period in treated hypertensive subjects and normotensive subjects, and to evaluate the determinants of this progression...
  22. ncbi Association of postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy with carotid atherosclerosis and soluble thrombomodulin: the vascular aging (EVA) study. Etude du Vieillissement Artériel
    Laure Petit
    The National Institute of Health and Medical Research INSERM, Unit 258, Paris, France
    Thromb Res 105:291-7. 2002
    ..This suggests that the possible beneficial effects of HRT on atherosclerosis may not go through the endothelial cell damage assessed by plasma thrombomodulin...
  23. pmc Sensitisation to airborne moulds and severity of asthma: cross sectional study from European Community respiratory health survey
    Mahmoud Zureik
    European Community Respiratory Health Survey, Unit 408 Epidémiologie, Faculte de Medecine Xavier Bichat, BP 416, 75870 Paris Cedex 18, France
    BMJ 325:411-4. 2002
    ..To assess whether the severity of asthma is associated with sensitisation to airborne moulds rather than to other seasonal or perennial allergens...
  24. ncbi Distension of the carotid artery and risk of coronary events: the three-city study
    Nathalie Leone
    INSERM U700, Faculte de Medecine Xavier Bichat, 16 rue Henri Huchard, BP 416, 75018 Paris, France
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:1392-7. 2008
    ..Arterial mechanical properties are of growing interest in the understanding of cardiovascular disease development. We aimed to determine the predictive value of carotid wall mechanics on coronary heart disease (CHD) in the Three-City study...
  25. ncbi Echogenic carotid plaques are associated with aortic arterial stiffness in subjects with subclinical carotid atherosclerosis
    Mahmoud Zureik
    National Institutes of Health and Medical Research Unit 258, Hopital Paul Brousse, 16 av Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Hypertension 41:519-27. 2003
    ..Assessment of the joint and interaction effects of plaque morphology and arterial stiffness on the occurrence of cardiovascular events would permit a better identification of high-risk subjects...
  26. ncbi Allergic rhinitis and onset of bronchial hyperresponsiveness: a population-based study
    Rafea Shaaban
    INSERM U700, Epidémiologie des Maladies Respiratoires Faculté Xavier Bichat, BP 416, Paris, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:659-66. 2007
    ..Patients with allergic rhinitis have more frequent bronchial hyperresponsiveness (BHR) in cross-sectional studies...
  27. pmc Association of arginase 1 gene polymorphisms with the risk of myocardial infarction and common carotid intima media thickness
    Julie Dumont
    J Med Genet 44:526-31. 2007
    ..Recently, it was suggested that arginase (ARG)1 plays an important role in atherogenesis. However, because of its complex functions depending on vascular cell type, its impact on atherogenesis remains unclear...
  28. ncbi The metabolic syndrome and the carotid artery structure in noninstitutionalized elderly subjects: the three-city study
    Jean Philippe Empana
    INSERM U780, Cardiovascular Team, Paris XI University, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif Cedex, France
    Stroke 38:893-9. 2007
    ..We have investigated the frequency of the MetS and its association with the carotid artery structure in an elderly free-living population...
  29. pmc Physical activity and bronchial hyperresponsiveness: European Community Respiratory Health Survey II
    Rafea Shaaban
    INSERM U700, Epidémiologie des Maladies Respiratoires, Faculte Xavier Bichat, BP 416, 16 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
    Thorax 62:403-10. 2007
    ..The relationship between physical activity and BHR in men and women aged 28.0-56.5 years randomly selected from 24 centres in 11 countries participating in the European Community Respiratory Health Survey II was investigated...
  30. ncbi Common carotid artery intima-media thickness, carotid plaques, and walking speed
    Alexis Elbaz
    INSERM, Unit 708, Paris, France
    Stroke 36:2198-202. 2005
    ..We studied the association between carotid ultrasound parameters and measures of gait and balance in subjects 65 to 85 years of age who participated in the baseline phase of the Three-City Study in the Dijon center...
  31. ncbi Metabolic syndrome in relation to structure and function of large arteries: a predominant effect of blood pressure. A report from the SU.VI.MAX. Vascular Study
    Sebastien Czernichow
    Nutritional Epidemiology Unit INSERM Unit 557, UMR INSERM INRA CNAM, 5 rue Vertbois, 75003 Paris, France
    Am J Hypertens 18:1154-60. 2005
    ..Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is associated with increased risk of cardiovascular disease. However, the contribution of MetS to intermediate cardiovascular endpoints such as structure and function alterations of large arteries is still unclear...
  32. ncbi Homocysteine is not associated with arterial thickness and stiffness in healthy middle-aged French volunteers
    Angelika de Bree
    Unilever Food and Health Research Institute, Unilever Research and Development, Vlaardingen, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 113:332-40. 2006
    ..To study the association between the total plasma homocysteine (tHcy) concentration and the carotid artery intima-medial wall thickness (IMT), pulse wave velocity (PWV) and the presence of arterial plaques in a French population...
  33. ncbi Short telomeres are associated with increased carotid atherosclerosis in hypertensive subjects
    Athanase Benetos
    Centre d Investigations Préventives et Cliniques, 6 14 rue la Pérouse, 75116 Paris, France
    Hypertension 43:182-5. 2004
    ....
  34. ncbi Lung cancer among women in France. Analysis of the 904 French women with lung cancer included in the KBP-2000-CPHG study of the French College of General Hospital-based Pneumologists (CPHG)
    Michel Grivaux
    Department of Pneumology, Meaux Hospital, 6 8, rue Saint Fiacre, BP 218, 77108 MEAUX Cedex, France
    Lung Cancer 45:279-87. 2004
    ..In conclusion, many women affected by lung cancer have never smoked. Adenocarcinoma appears to be the most frequent form and more often at a metastatic stage...
  35. ncbi 4-year mortality in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer: development and validation of a prognostic index
    François Blanchon
    Service de Pneumologie, Centre Hospitalier de Meaux, Meaux, France
    Lancet Oncol 7:829-36. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to develop and validate a simple prognostic index for 4-year mortality in patients with NSCLC by use of information obtained at the time of lung cancer diagnosis...