Carlos J Rodriguez

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation incidence and risk factors in relation to race-ethnicity and the population attributable fraction of atrial fibrillation risk factors: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 25:71-76.e1. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Dyslipidemia patterns among Hispanics/Latinos of diverse background in the United States
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:1186-94.e1. 2014
  3. pmc Socioeconomic status, psychosocial factors, race and nocturnal blood pressure dipping in a Hispanic cohort
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Am J Hypertens 26:673-82. 2013
  4. pmc Association of sodium and potassium intake with left ventricular mass: coronary artery risk development in young adults
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Hypertension 58:410-6. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Association of increased body mass index and impaired endothelial function among Hispanic women
    Todd Pulerwitz
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:68-70. 2006
  6. pmc Association between social isolation and left ventricular mass
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Med 124:164-70. 2011
  7. pmc Relation between socioeconomic status, race-ethnicity, and left ventricular mass: the Northern Manhattan study
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Hypertension 43:775-9. 2004
  8. pmc The relationship between measures of obesity and incident heart failure: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Imo A Ebong
    Department of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1915-22. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Race-ethnic differences in patent foramen ovale, atrial septal aneurysm, and right atrial anatomy among ischemic stroke patients
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, 630 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 34:2097-102. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Relation of plasma glucose and endothelial function in a population-based multiethnic sample of subjects without diabetes mellitus
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:1273-7. 2005

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation incidence and risk factors in relation to race-ethnicity and the population attributable fraction of atrial fibrillation risk factors: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 25:71-76.e1. 2015
    ..Reportedly, non-Hispanic blacks (NHBs) have a lower AF burden compared with their non-Hispanic white (NHW) counterparts. Information on the epidemiology of AF in Hispanic and Asian populations is much more limited...
  2. doi request reprint Dyslipidemia patterns among Hispanics/Latinos of diverse background in the United States
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:1186-94.e1. 2014
    ..The prevalence and determinants of dyslipidemia patterns among Hispanics/Latinos are not well known...
  3. pmc Socioeconomic status, psychosocial factors, race and nocturnal blood pressure dipping in a Hispanic cohort
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Am J Hypertens 26:673-82. 2013
    ..We sought to characterize ABP nondipping and its determinants in a sample of Hispanics...
  4. pmc Association of sodium and potassium intake with left ventricular mass: coronary artery risk development in young adults
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Hypertension 58:410-6. 2011
    ..23; P=0.005) and 5 years later (odds ratio: 1.38; P=0.02). A higher sodium/potassium excretion ratio is significantly related to cardiac structure, even among healthy young adults...
  5. ncbi request reprint Association of increased body mass index and impaired endothelial function among Hispanic women
    Todd Pulerwitz
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:68-70. 2006
    ..16 +/- 0.04, p <0.0001) but not in men (beta -0.02 +/- 0.06, p = 0.72). This is the first study to demonstrate a gender-specific difference in endothelial function associated with body mass index...
  6. pmc Association between social isolation and left ventricular mass
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Med 124:164-70. 2011
    ..Increased left ventricular mass is a predictor of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. It is not yet clear whether social isolation is a determinant of increased left ventricular mass...
  7. pmc Relation between socioeconomic status, race-ethnicity, and left ventricular mass: the Northern Manhattan study
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Hypertension 43:775-9. 2004
    ..3 g/m2.7 for blacks, 0.0 g/m2.7 for whites, and 1.0 g/m2.7 for Hispanics. Lower SES is an independent predictor of increased LVM among hypertensive and normotensive blacks...
  8. pmc The relationship between measures of obesity and incident heart failure: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Imo A Ebong
    Department of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1915-22. 2013
    ..To evaluate the strength of association of body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference (WC) with incident heart failure (HF), exploring our associations by ethnicity and age...
  9. ncbi request reprint Race-ethnic differences in patent foramen ovale, atrial septal aneurysm, and right atrial anatomy among ischemic stroke patients
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, 630 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 34:2097-102. 2003
    ..In particular, little is known about whether patent foramen ovale (PFO), atrial septal aneurysm (ASA), and other atrial anomalies associated with cryptogenic stroke differ among minority populations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Relation of plasma glucose and endothelial function in a population-based multiethnic sample of subjects without diabetes mellitus
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:1273-7. 2005
    ..These results further support the role of hyperglycemia in the pathogenesis of vascular dysfunction at different stages of diabetes development and the role of impaired fasting glucose as a risk factor for macrovascular disease...
  11. pmc Left ventricular mass and ventricular remodeling among Hispanic subgroups compared with non-Hispanic blacks and whites: MESA (Multi-ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis)
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:234-42. 2010
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  12. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implications of left ventricular mass among Hispanics: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Hypertension 48:87-92. 2006
    ..Our findings identify the Hispanic population with increased LVM as a high-risk subgroup...
  13. ncbi request reprint Management of patients with stroke and a patent foramen ovale
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 6:143-6. 2004
    ..PFO closure, either surgical or percutaneous, may further reduce event rates; however, this remains to be demonstrated because no randomized trial to date has compared PFO closure with medical therapy...
  14. pmc Ethnic differences in aortic valve thickness and related clinical factors
    Yukiko Sashida
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am Heart J 159:698-704. 2010
    ..We sought to determine whether AV thickness differs by race-ethnicity in a large multiethnic population-based cohort...
  15. doi request reprint Left Ventricular Dilation and Incident Congestive Heart Failure in Asymptomatic Adults Without Cardiovascular Disease: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina Department of Cardiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina Electronic address
    J Card Fail 20:905-11. 2014
    ..We assessed the association between LV dilation and remodeling and incident HF in a multiethnic cohort...
  16. pmc Association of lipids with incident heart failure among adults with and without diabetes mellitus: Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Imo A Ebong
    Department of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 6:371-8. 2013
    ..Dyslipidemia is a known risk factor for coronary disease, but its role in heart failure (HF) development is less well-defined...
  17. ncbi request reprint Physical activity attenuates the effect of increased left ventricular mass on the risk of ischemic stroke: The Northern Manhattan Stroke Study
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:1482-8. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to determine whether the risk of ischemic stroke associated with increased left ventricular mass (LVM) is modified by physical activity (PA)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Management of patients with stroke and a patent foramen ovale
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 4:19-22. 2004
    ..PFO closure, either surgical or percutaneous, may further reduce event rates; however, this remains to be demonstrated because no randomized trial to date has compared PFO closure with medical therapy...
  19. doi request reprint Salt sensitivity: a review with a focus on non-Hispanic blacks and Hispanics
    Safiya I Richardson
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Soc Hypertens 7:170-9. 2013
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  20. ncbi request reprint Hypercoagulable States in patients with patent foramen ovale
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Hematol Rep 2:435-41. 2003
    ..This review assesses the literature, provides some insight on these topics, and identifies areas for further investigation...
  21. doi request reprint Systolic blood pressure levels among adults with hypertension and incident cardiovascular events: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    JAMA Intern Med 174:1252-61. 2014
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  22. pmc Association of annular calcification and aortic valve sclerosis with brain findings on magnetic resonance imaging in community dwelling older adults: the cardiovascular health study
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Epidemiology and Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 57:2172-80. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the associations of mitral annular calcification, aortic annular calcification, and aortic valve sclerosis with covert magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-defined brain infarcts...
  23. ncbi request reprint The Impella Recover LP 5.0 left ventricular assist device: a bridge to coronary artery bypass grafting and cardiac transplantation
    Gina M Larocca
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:468.e5-7. 2006
  24. doi request reprint Carotid intima-media thickness is associated with incident heart failure among middle-aged whites and blacks: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Valery S Effoe
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC
    J Am Heart Assoc 3:e000797. 2014
    ..Increased carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) is associated with subclinical left ventricular myocardial dysfunction, suggesting a possible role of carotid IMT in heart failure (HF) risk determination...
  25. pmc Prognosis of individuals with asymptomatic left ventricular systolic dysfunction in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Circulation 126:2713-9. 2012
    ..Limited data exist on the prevalence, associations, and prognosis of individuals with asymptomatic left ventricular systolic dysfunction (ALVSD), especially in populations without previous clinical cardiovascular disease (CVD)...