J Craig Longenecker

Summary

Affiliation: Kuwait University
Country: Kuwait

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Adherence to ACC/AHA performance measures for myocardial infarction in six Middle-Eastern countries: association with in-hospital mortality and clinical characteristics
    Joseph C Longenecker
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Int J Cardiol 167:1406-11. 2013
  2. pmc Physical accessibility and utilization of health services in Yemen
    Abdullah Al-Taiar
    Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Int J Health Geogr 9:38. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Association of low heart rate variability with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease in hemodialysis patients
    J C Longenecker
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Health Sciences Centre, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Med Princ Pract 18:85-92. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint High lipoprotein(a) levels and small apolipoprotein(a) size prospectively predict cardiovascular events in dialysis patients
    J Craig Longenecker
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:1794-802. 2005
  5. pmc Lipoprotein(a) level as a predictor of cardiovascular disease and small apoliprotein(a) isoforms in dialysis patients: assay-related differences are important
    J Craig Longenecker
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 397:36-41. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Lipoprotein(a) and prevalent cardiovascular disease in a dialysis population: The Choices for Healthy Outcomes in Caring for ESRD (CHOICE) study
    J Craig Longenecker
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 42:108-16. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Nephrotic range proteinuria and CD4 count as noninvasive indicators of HIV-associated nephropathy
    Mohamed G Atta
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Med 118:1288. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Small apolipoprotein(a) size predicts mortality in end-stage renal disease: The CHOICE study
    J Craig Longenecker
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Circulation 106:2812-8. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Traditional cardiovascular disease risk factors in dialysis patients compared with the general population: the CHOICE Study
    J Craig Longenecker
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Suite 2 637, 2024 E Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:1918-27. 2002
  10. pmc Inflammatory markers and risk of cerebrovascular events in patients initiating dialysis
    Stephen M Sozio
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:1292-300. 2011

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Adherence to ACC/AHA performance measures for myocardial infarction in six Middle-Eastern countries: association with in-hospital mortality and clinical characteristics
    Joseph C Longenecker
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Int J Cardiol 167:1406-11. 2013
    ..Few studies have previously assessed these performance measures in the Middle East...
  2. pmc Physical accessibility and utilization of health services in Yemen
    Abdullah Al-Taiar
    Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Int J Health Geogr 9:38. 2010
    ..This study aimed to investigate the relationship between different measures of physical access, including straight-line distances, road distances and travel time and the impact of these measures on the vaccination of children in Yemen...
  3. doi request reprint Association of low heart rate variability with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease in hemodialysis patients
    J C Longenecker
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Health Sciences Centre, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Med Princ Pract 18:85-92. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the left-ventricular (LV) mass-adjusted association between low heart rate variability (HRV) and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) among hemodialysis patients in Kuwait...
  4. ncbi request reprint High lipoprotein(a) levels and small apolipoprotein(a) size prospectively predict cardiovascular events in dialysis patients
    J Craig Longenecker
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:1794-802. 2005
    ..Both LMW apo(a) size and high Lp(a) level predict ASCVD risk in dialysis patients, but the association of ASCVD with LMW isoforms is stronger than the association with high Lp(a) concentration...
  5. pmc Lipoprotein(a) level as a predictor of cardiovascular disease and small apoliprotein(a) isoforms in dialysis patients: assay-related differences are important
    J Craig Longenecker
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 397:36-41. 2008
    ..This study among 629 dialysis patients compares the value of two lipoprotein(a) assays in predicting CVD events and small isoforms...
  6. ncbi request reprint Lipoprotein(a) and prevalent cardiovascular disease in a dialysis population: The Choices for Healthy Outcomes in Caring for ESRD (CHOICE) study
    J Craig Longenecker
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 42:108-16. 2003
    ..We studied the association of Lp(a) level and apo(a) size with prevalent atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) in 871 incident dialysis patients (261 blacks, 565 whites, 45 other)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Nephrotic range proteinuria and CD4 count as noninvasive indicators of HIV-associated nephropathy
    Mohamed G Atta
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Med 118:1288. 2005
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  8. ncbi request reprint Small apolipoprotein(a) size predicts mortality in end-stage renal disease: The CHOICE study
    J Craig Longenecker
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Circulation 106:2812-8. 2002
    ..Previous studies suggest that high Lp(a) levels and small apolipoprotein(a) [apo(a)] isoform size are associated with ASCVD, but none have investigated the relationship between Lp(a) level, apo(a) size, and mortality...
  9. ncbi request reprint Traditional cardiovascular disease risk factors in dialysis patients compared with the general population: the CHOICE Study
    J Craig Longenecker
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Suite 2 637, 2024 E Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:1918-27. 2002
    ..In summary, many ASCVD risk factors are more prevalent in ESRD than in the general population and may explain some, but probably not all, of the increased ASCVD risk in ESRD...
  10. pmc Inflammatory markers and risk of cerebrovascular events in patients initiating dialysis
    Stephen M Sozio
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:1292-300. 2011
    ..Stroke remains a leading cause of morbidity and mortality for patients on dialysis; however, its risk factors in this population and measures to prevent it are not well understood...
  11. ncbi request reprint Association between cholesterol level and mortality in dialysis patients: role of inflammation and malnutrition
    Yongmei Liu
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA 291:451-9. 2004
    ..This paradox may be explained by systemic inflammation and/or malnutrition, which are associated with lower cholesterol levels and higher mortality...
  12. ncbi request reprint Race-specific association of lipoprotein(a) with vascular access interventions in hemodialysis patients: the CHOICE Study
    Brad C Astor
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins University, 2024 East Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Kidney Int 61:1115-23. 2002
    ..Lp(a) may be more atherothrombotic in whites than in blacks. Data on the relation of Lp(a) and apo(a) isoform size to hemodialysis vascular access complications are limited...
  13. ncbi request reprint Mild vs severe pulmonary hypertension before heart transplantation: different effects on posttransplantation pulmonary hypertension and mortality
    Patricia P Chang
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:998-1007. 2005
    ..Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is common in severe heart failure, but the effect of mild PH on posttransplantation PH and survival after heart transplantation has not been well described...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sonography as a predictor of human immunodeficiency virus-associated nephropathy
    Mohamed G Atta
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 23:603-10; quiz 612-3. 2004
    ..To determine whether renal sonography can be used to predict the pathologic diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus-associated nephropathy...
  15. pmc Agreement of self-reported comorbid conditions with medical and physician reports varied by disease among end-stage renal disease patients
    Sharon Stein Merkin
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:634-42. 2007
    ..To compare self-report of eight diseases with review of medical records and physician reports...