James M Shikany

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Publications

  1. doi Is dietary fat "fattening"? A comprehensive research synthesis
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, MT610 Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr 50:699-715. 2010
  2. pmc Dietary glycemic load, glycemic index, and carbohydrate and risk of breast cancer in the Women's Health Initiative
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham Alabama 35294, USA
    Nutr Cancer 63:899-907. 2011
  3. doi Calcium, magnesium and potassium intake and mortality in women with heart failure: the Women's Health Initiative
    Emily B Levitan
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Epidemiology, 1530 3rd Avenue South, RPHB 230K, Birmingham, AL 35924 0022, USA
    Br J Nutr 110:179-85. 2013
  4. pmc Association of race and sex with risk of incident acute coronary heart disease events
    Monika M Safford
    School of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    JAMA 308:1768-74. 2012
  5. pmc Awareness and management of chronic disease, insurance status, and health professional shortage areas in the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS): a cross-sectional study
    Raegan W Durant
    University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, 1717 11th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:208. 2012
  6. pmc Race and region are associated with nutrient intakes among black and white men in the United States
    P K Newby
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Nutr 141:296-303. 2011
  7. pmc Effects of a low-fat dietary intervention on glucose, insulin, and insulin resistance in the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) Dietary Modification trial
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:75-85. 2011
  8. doi Impact of nutritional factors on incident kidney stone formation: a report from the WHI OS
    Mathew D Sorensen
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Urol 187:1645-9. 2012
  9. doi Randomized controlled trial of chewing gum for weight loss
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:547-52. 2012
  10. ncbi The association between income, education, and experiences of discrimination in older African American and European American patients
    Jewell H Halanych
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:223-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi Is dietary fat "fattening"? A comprehensive research synthesis
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, MT610 Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr 50:699-715. 2010
    ..General recommendations to reduce dietary fat to promote weight loss or maintenance in all circumstances may merit reconsideration...
  2. pmc Dietary glycemic load, glycemic index, and carbohydrate and risk of breast cancer in the Women's Health Initiative
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham Alabama 35294, USA
    Nutr Cancer 63:899-907. 2011
    ..07). Although there was no evidence of associations between GL, GI, or carbohydrate and total breast cancer risk in WHI participants, the suggestion of an association between GL and risk of in situ cancers requires further investigation...
  3. doi Calcium, magnesium and potassium intake and mortality in women with heart failure: the Women's Health Initiative
    Emily B Levitan
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Epidemiology, 1530 3rd Avenue South, RPHB 230K, Birmingham, AL 35924 0022, USA
    Br J Nutr 110:179-85. 2013
    ..In summary, among WHI participants with incident HF hospitalisation, intakes of Ca, Mg and K were not significantly associated with subsequent mortality...
  4. pmc Association of race and sex with risk of incident acute coronary heart disease events
    Monika M Safford
    School of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    JAMA 308:1768-74. 2012
    ..It is unknown whether long-standing disparities in incidence of coronary heart disease (CHD) among US blacks and whites persist...
  5. pmc Awareness and management of chronic disease, insurance status, and health professional shortage areas in the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS): a cross-sectional study
    Raegan W Durant
    University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, 1717 11th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:208. 2012
    ..We examined variation in awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension, diabetes, and hyperlipidemia according to both geographic and financial access to care...
  6. pmc Race and region are associated with nutrient intakes among black and white men in the United States
    P K Newby
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Nutr 141:296-303. 2011
    ..005 for all). Given these observed differences in dietary intakes, more research is needed to understand if and how they play a role in the health disparities and chronic disease risks observed among racial groups and regions in the US...
  7. pmc Effects of a low-fat dietary intervention on glucose, insulin, and insulin resistance in the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) Dietary Modification trial
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:75-85. 2011
    ..Glycemic effects of the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) low-fat dietary intervention are unknown...
  8. doi Impact of nutritional factors on incident kidney stone formation: a report from the WHI OS
    Mathew D Sorensen
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Urol 187:1645-9. 2012
    ..We evaluated the relationship between dietary factors and incident kidney stone formation...
  9. doi Randomized controlled trial of chewing gum for weight loss
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:547-52. 2012
    ..Analyses including completers only produced essentially the same results. We conclude that chewing gum on a regular schedule for 8 weeks did not facilitate weight loss in these overweight and obese adults...
  10. ncbi The association between income, education, and experiences of discrimination in older African American and European American patients
    Jewell H Halanych
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Ethn Dis 21:223-9. 2011
    ..In this study, we describe the associations of discrimination with income and education in elderly African Americans (AA) and European Americans (EA)...
  11. doi Dietary carbohydrate, glycemic index, glycemic load, and risk of prostate cancer in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial (PLCO) cohort
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, MT 610, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:995-1002. 2011
    ..To evaluate the associations between dietary carbohydrate, glycemic index (GI), glycemic load (GL), and incident prostate cancer in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial (PLCO) cohort...
  12. doi Serum urate and its relationship with alcoholic beverage intake in men and women: findings from the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) cohort
    Angelo L Gaffo
    Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 69:1965-70. 2010
    ..To investigate if beer, liquor (spirits), wine and total alcohol intakes have different associations with serum urate (SU) concentrations at different ages in a cohort of young men and women...
  13. pmc Effects of low- and high-glycemic index/glycemic load diets on coronary heart disease risk factors in overweight/obese men
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    Metabolism 58:1793-801. 2009
    ..Overall, high- and low-GI/GL diets of 4 weeks' duration had no consistent effects on coronary heart disease risk factors in this group of overweight/obese men...