Sanne A E Peters

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center Utrecht
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of the sex-specific associations between systolic blood pressure and the risk of cardiovascular disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 124 cohort studies, including 1.2 million individuals
    Sanne A E Peters
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Stroke 44:2394-401. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Biomarkers. Screening for C-reactive protein in CVD prediction
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Stratenum 6 131, Heidelberglaan 100, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Nat Rev Cardiol 10:12-4. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Results from a carotid intima-media thickness trial as a decision tool for launching a large-scale morbidity and mortality trial
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care and University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 6:20-5. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Increased age, high body mass index and low HDL-C levels are related to an echolucent carotid intima-media: the METEOR study
    S A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Intern Med 272:257-66. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Biologically implausible carotid intima-media thickness measurement values: effects on rate of change over time
    Sanne A E Peters
    University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Curr Med Res Opin 28:891-9. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Sample size requirements in trials using repeated measurements and the impact of trial design
    Sanne A E Peters
    University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Curr Med Res Opin 28:681-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Multiple imputation of missing repeated outcome measurements did not add to linear mixed-effects models
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, Stratenum 6 131, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584 CX, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:686-95. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The incremental value of brachial flow-mediated dilation measurements in risk stratification for incident cardiovascular events: a systematic review
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Med 44:305-12. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Added value of CAC in risk stratification for cardiovascular events: a systematic review
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Invest 42:110-6. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Manual or semi-automated edge detection of the maximal far wall common carotid intima-media thickness: a direct comparison
    S A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Intern Med 271:247-56. 2012

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of the sex-specific associations between systolic blood pressure and the risk of cardiovascular disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 124 cohort studies, including 1.2 million individuals
    Sanne A E Peters
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Stroke 44:2394-401. 2013
    ..We performed a systematic review with meta-analysis to compare reliably sex-specific associations between SBP and cardiovascular risk...
  2. doi request reprint Biomarkers. Screening for C-reactive protein in CVD prediction
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Stratenum 6 131, Heidelberglaan 100, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Nat Rev Cardiol 10:12-4. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Results from a carotid intima-media thickness trial as a decision tool for launching a large-scale morbidity and mortality trial
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care and University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 6:20-5. 2013
    ..We evaluated the literature to provide evidence to support or refute this proposition...
  4. ncbi request reprint Increased age, high body mass index and low HDL-C levels are related to an echolucent carotid intima-media: the METEOR study
    S A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Intern Med 272:257-66. 2012
    ..We studied the relationship between cardiovascular risk factors and echolucency of the carotid intima-media in low-risk individuals...
  5. ncbi request reprint Biologically implausible carotid intima-media thickness measurement values: effects on rate of change over time
    Sanne A E Peters
    University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Curr Med Res Opin 28:891-9. 2012
    ..It is currently unclear to what extent biologically implausible values affect treatment effects. We evaluated the impact of biologically implausible CIMT values on the estimated rate of change in CIMT...
  6. doi request reprint Sample size requirements in trials using repeated measurements and the impact of trial design
    Sanne A E Peters
    University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Curr Med Res Opin 28:681-8. 2012
    ..However, this approach neglects the impact of differences in trial design. We studied the effects of variations in trial design on the required sample size...
  7. doi request reprint Multiple imputation of missing repeated outcome measurements did not add to linear mixed-effects models
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, Stratenum 6 131, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584 CX, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:686-95. 2012
    ..To assess the added value of multiple imputation (MI) of missing repeated outcomes measures in longitudinal data sets analyzed with linear mixed-effects (LME) models...
  8. doi request reprint The incremental value of brachial flow-mediated dilation measurements in risk stratification for incident cardiovascular events: a systematic review
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Med 44:305-12. 2012
    ..Evidence supporting the use of FMD measurement in clinical practice for risk stratification for CVD on top of traditional risk factors is limited, and future studies are needed...
  9. doi request reprint Added value of CAC in risk stratification for cardiovascular events: a systematic review
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Invest 42:110-6. 2012
    ..Coronary artery calcification (CAC) is a marker of atherosclerosis that might improve current risk assessment when added to traditional risk factors...
  10. doi request reprint Manual or semi-automated edge detection of the maximal far wall common carotid intima-media thickness: a direct comparison
    S A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Intern Med 271:247-56. 2012
    ..Automated edge detection is thought to be superior to manual edge detection in quantification of the far wall common carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT), yet published evidence making a direct comparison is not available...
  11. pmc The impact of delirium on the prediction of in-hospital mortality in intensive care patients
    Mark van den Boogaard
    Department of Intensive Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, PO Box 9101, Nijmegen 6500HB, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 14:R146. 2010
    ..The aim of the current study was to evaluate whether delirium, present within 24 hours after ICU admission, improves the predictive value of the APACHE-II score...
  12. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein lowering with rosuvastatin in the METEOR study
    S A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Intern Med 268:155-61. 2010
    ..We studied these aspects in the Measuring Effects on intima media Thickness: an Evaluation Of Rosuvastatin (METEOR) study, a randomized placebo-controlled trial amongst 984 low-risk subjects...
  13. doi request reprint Improvements in risk stratification for the occurrence of cardiovascular disease by imaging subclinical atherosclerosis: a systematic review
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Heart 98:177-84. 2012
    ..Imaging for subclinical atherosclerosis on top of conventional risk factor assessment may improve risk prediction for the occurrence of cardiovascular disease events in asymptomatic individuals...
  14. doi request reprint Effect of number of ultrasound examinations on the assessment of carotid intima-media thickness changes over time: the example of the METEOR study
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 29:1145-54. 2011
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Carotid intima–media thickness: a suitable alternative for cardiovascular risk as outcome?
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 18:167-74. 2011
    ..A suitable marker for atherosclerosis, however, should meet several criteria before it can be validly used...
  16. ncbi request reprint The use of plaque score measurements to assess changes in atherosclerotic plaque burden induced by lipid-lowering therapy over time: the METEOR study
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, The Netherlands
    J Atheroscler Thromb 18:784-95. 2011
    ..To evaluate whether plaque scoring measurements are able to track changes in atherosclerotic plaque burden over time and to study whether this is affected by lipid-lowering therapy...
  17. doi request reprint Attenuation of rate of change in carotid intima-media thickness by lipid-modifying drugs: impact on clinical outcomes
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 11:253-63. 2011
    ..Therefore, although direct evidence is scarce, the data overall on whether the attenuation of rate of change in CIMT by lipid-lowering therapies impact on clinical outcomes are supportive...
  18. doi request reprint Extensive or restricted ultrasound protocols to measure carotid intima-media thickness: analysis of completeness rates and impact on observed rates of change over time
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 25:91-100. 2012
    ..These issues were addressed in this study using data from Measuring Effects on Intima-Media Thickness: An Evaluation of Rosuvastatin (METEOR)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Common carotid intima-media thickness measurements do not improve cardiovascular risk prediction in individuals with elevated blood pressure: the USE-IMT collaboration
    Michiel L Bots
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584 CX, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Hypertension 63:1173-81. 2014
    ..For those at intermediate risk, the addition of mean common CIMT to an existing cardiovascular risk score is small but statistically significant...
  20. doi request reprint Asymmetrical distribution of atherosclerosis in the carotid artery: identical patterns across age, race, and gender
    Parvin Tajik
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 19:687-97. 2012
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  21. ncbi request reprint The impact of variability in ultrasound settings on the measured echolucency of the carotid intima-media
    Sanne A E Peters
    aJulius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands bDepartment of Medicine, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden cMedical UltraSound Imaging Centre, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen dDepartment of Experimental Cardiology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 31:1861-7. 2013
    ..The information obtained from this measurement may depend on which gain settings are used. We studied the effect of gain settings on echolucency measurements and its consequences on risk factor relations and treatment effects...
  22. ncbi request reprint Common carotid intima-media thickness measurements in cardiovascular risk prediction: a meta-analysis
    Hester M den Ruijter
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584 CX, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    JAMA 308:796-803. 2012
    ..The evidence that measurement of the common carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) improves the risk scores in prediction of the absolute risk of cardiovascular events is inconsistent...
  23. ncbi request reprint Direct comparisons of three alternative plasma fibrinogen assays with the von Clauss assay in prediction of cardiovascular disease and all-causes mortality: the Scottish Heart Health Extended Cohort
    Sanne A E Peters
    Epidemiology, The George Institute, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Br J Haematol 162:392-9. 2013
    ..We therefore conclude that the choice between plasma fibrinogen assays in routine clinical haematology and biochemistry laboratories should depend on practical factors, and not on expected differences in the strength of associations...
  24. doi request reprint Smoking as a risk factor for stroke in women compared with men: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 81 cohorts, including 3,980,359 individuals and 42,401 strokes
    Sanne A E Peters
    From The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia S A E P, R R H, M W Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands S A E P Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN R R H and Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD M W
    Stroke 44:2821-8. 2013
    ..It is currently unknown whether the excess risk of stroke by smoking is the same for women and men. We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to estimate the effect of smoking on stroke in women compared with men...
  25. ncbi request reprint Diabetes as a risk factor for stroke in women compared with men: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 64 cohorts, including 775,385 individuals and 12,539 strokes
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Lancet 383:1973-80. 2014
    ..We did a systematic review and meta-analysis to estimate the relative effect of diabetes on stroke risk in women compared with men...
  26. ncbi request reprint Diabetes as risk factor for incident coronary heart disease in women compared with men: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 64 cohorts including 858,507 individuals and 28,203 coronary events
    Sanne A E Peters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Diabetologia 57:1542-51. 2014
    ..We performed an updated systematic review with meta-analysis to provide the most reliable evidence of any sex difference in the effect of diabetes on subsequent risk of CHD...
  27. doi request reprint A comparative analysis of risk factors and stroke risk for Asian and non-Asian men: the Asia Pacific cohort studies collaboration
    Karice K Hyun
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Stroke 8:606-11. 2013
    ..The risk of stroke is high in men among both Asian and non-Asian populations, despite differences in risk factor profiles; whether risk factors act similarly in these populations is unknown...