Jing Fang

Summary

Affiliation: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The influence of birthplace on mortality among Hispanic residents of New York City
    J Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York 10461, USA
    Ethn Dis 7:55-64. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Exercise and cardiovascular outcomes by hypertensive status: NHANES I epidemiological follow-up study, 1971-1992
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Hypertens 18:751-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Revascularization among patients with acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock and impact of American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:1281-5. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics of stroke among Chinese in New York City
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:378-83. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Variations in hip fracture hospitalization rates among different race/ethnicity groups in New York City
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:280-4. 2004
  6. pmc Does supplemental private insurance affect care of Medicare recipients hospitalized for myocardial infarction?
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:778-82. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Exercise, body mass index, caloric intake, and cardiovascular mortality
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:283-9. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Is geography destiny for patients in New York with myocardial infarction?
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Med 115:448-53. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Dissociation of hospitalization and mortality trends for myocardial infarction in the United States from 1988 to 1997
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Med 113:208-14. 2002
  10. pmc Serum potassium and cardiovascular mortality
    J Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 15:885-90. 2000

Research Grants

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint The influence of birthplace on mortality among Hispanic residents of New York City
    J Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York 10461, USA
    Ethn Dis 7:55-64. 1997
    ..However, stratification of Hispanics by birthplace revealed substantial variation within the Hispanic population of New York City...
  2. ncbi request reprint Exercise and cardiovascular outcomes by hypertensive status: NHANES I epidemiological follow-up study, 1971-1992
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Hypertens 18:751-8. 2005
    ..The association of exercise and cardiovascular disease (CVD) outcome among persons with different blood pressure (BP) status is less well known...
  3. ncbi request reprint Revascularization among patients with acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock and impact of American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:1281-5. 2004
    ..Moreover, the increase appeared to have been due to more frequent admission of eligible patients to hospitals capable of the service, as opposed to increasing revascularization rates in hospitals capable of revascularization...
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics of stroke among Chinese in New York City
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:378-83. 2004
    ..Limited information exists on clinical characteristics of stroke among Chinese persons living in the United States. We compared the clinical characteristics of Chinese and White stroke patients living in New York City...
  5. ncbi request reprint Variations in hip fracture hospitalization rates among different race/ethnicity groups in New York City
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:280-4. 2004
    ..Moreover, Asians, with their low bone mass, showed no increased hip fractures, compared to non-Hispanic Blacks and Hispanics. Further study is needed to explain this paradox...
  6. pmc Does supplemental private insurance affect care of Medicare recipients hospitalized for myocardial infarction?
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:778-82. 2004
    ..We sought to determine whether supplemental private insurance coverage among Medicare recipients alters patterns of health care or outcomes associated with acute myocardial infarction...
  7. ncbi request reprint Exercise, body mass index, caloric intake, and cardiovascular mortality
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:283-9. 2003
    ..The association of physical inactivity and elevated body mass index (BMI) with cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk is well established. The relationship of dietary caloric intake and CVD risk is less certain...
  8. ncbi request reprint Is geography destiny for patients in New York with myocardial infarction?
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Med 115:448-53. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether local availability of facilities might influence apparent racial disparities in revascularization and health outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Dissociation of hospitalization and mortality trends for myocardial infarction in the United States from 1988 to 1997
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Med 113:208-14. 2002
    ..To address this issue, we evaluated trends in hospitalization for, and in-hospital mortality from, myocardial infarction from 1988 to 1997...
  10. pmc Serum potassium and cardiovascular mortality
    J Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 15:885-90. 2000
    ..The impact of serum potassium on mortality is inadequately defined...
  11. pmc Cardiovascular mortality of Chinese in New York City
    J Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY 10461, USA
    J Urban Health 76:51-61. 1999
    ..In conclusion, cardiovascular mortality rates among Chinese migrants in New York City fall below those of both Chinese in China and whites in New York City...
  12. ncbi request reprint The influence of maternal hypertension on low birth weight: differences among ethnic populations
    J Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Ethn Dis 9:369-76. 1999
    ..To determine the influence of maternal hypertension on the risk of low birth weight among white, black, and Hispanic residents of New York City...
  13. ncbi request reprint Trend of stroke hospitalization, United States, 1988-1997
    J Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Stroke 32:2221-6. 2001
    ..However, the course of stroke incidence is less certain. To address this issue, we determined trends of stroke hospitalization and in-hospital case fatality during 1988-1997...
  14. pmc Maternal mortality in New York City: excess mortality of black women
    J Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Urban Health 77:735-44. 2000
    ..Indeed, if all New Yorkers who became pregnant enjoyed the survival of the city's non-Hispanic white residents, the difference in maternal mortality between the city and the nation would be eliminated...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pulse pressure: a predictor of cardiovascular mortality among young normotensive subjects
    J Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, Bronx 10461, USA
    Blood Press 9:260-6. 2000
    ..In conclusion, among young subjects, but not older normotensive persons, at very low risk of cardiovascular disease, a wide pulse pressure is associated with increased cardiovascular mortality...
  16. ncbi request reprint Dietary potassium intake and stroke mortality
    J Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Stroke 31:1532-7. 2000
    ..To further assess this association in a larger sample, we examined data from the first National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES I) Epidemiological Follow-up Study...
  17. ncbi request reprint Gender differences of revascularization in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Jing Fang
    The Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:1722-6. 2006
    ..However, improving revascularization among women does not eliminate the gender disparity of in-hospital death after AMI...
  18. ncbi request reprint Stroke risk among Chinese immigrants in New York City
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 8:387-93. 2006
    ..Little is known of risk factors for stroke among Chinese immigrants to the United States. We have conducted a case-control study to identify risk factors for stroke among foreign-born Chinese in New York City...
  19. ncbi request reprint Differential use of coronary revascularization and hospital mortality following acute myocardial infarction
    Janice M Barnhart
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Belfer Building, Room 1306A, Bronx, NY 10461
    Arch Intern Med 163:461-6. 2003
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  20. pmc Access to revascularization among patients with acute myocardial infarction in New York City--impact of hospital resources
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Urban Health 83:1085-94. 2006
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  21. ncbi request reprint Sodium intake and mortality in the NHANES II follow-up study
    Hillel W Cohen
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Med 119:275.e7-14. 2006
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  22. ncbi request reprint Impact of the increasing burden of diabetes on acute myocardial infarction in New York City: 1990-2000
    Jing Fang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Diabetes 55:768-73. 2006
    ..If continued, this threatens the long-established nationwide trend to reduced coronary artery disease events...
  23. pmc Analysis of a population-based Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia index as an outcome measure of access and quality of care for the treatment of HIV disease
    Peter S Arno
    Dept of Epidemiology and Soicial Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 111 E 210 Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:395-8. 2002
    ..A population-based Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP) Index was developed in New York City to identify geographic areas and subpopulations at increased risk for PCP...
  24. pmc Income inequality and infant mortality in New York City
    Nancy L Sohler
    Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Urban Health 80:650-7. 2003
    ..This finding has important implications for public health practice and social epidemiological research in large urban areas, which face significant disparities both in health and in social and economic conditions...
  25. pmc Neighborhood Variation in Rate of Revascularization among Acute Myocardial Infarction Patients in New York City
    Abdissa Negassa
    Division of Biostatistics, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cardiol Res Pract 2011:348527. 2011
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  26. pmc Residential segregation and Latino, black and white mortality in New York City
    Sanae Inagami
    Veterans Affairs, VA Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, Division of General Internal Medicine 111G, 11301 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, 90073, USA
    J Urban Health 83:406-20. 2006
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  27. ncbi request reprint Trends in acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock, 1979-2003, United States
    Jing Fang
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Am Heart J 152:1035-41. 2006
    ..Acute myocardial infarction (AMI) complicated by cardiogenic shock is associated with high morbidity and mortality...
  28. doi request reprint Hypertension control at physicians' offices in the United States
    Jing Fang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Hypertens 21:136-42. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, the control rate among patients taking prescribed medication and/or therapeutic lifestyle modification has remained about the same for the past several decades...
  29. doi request reprint Reproductive health in China: improve the means to the end
    Jing Fang
    Institute of Health and Development Studies, Kunming Medical College, Kunming City, Yunnan Province 650031, China
    Lancet 372:1619-20. 2008
  30. doi request reprint Understanding land use, livelihoods, and health transitions among Tibetan nomads: a case from Gangga Township, Dingri County, Tibetan Autonomous Region of China
    Jianchu Xu
    World Agroforestry Centre, China Program, c o Kunming Institute of Botany, Kunming, Yunnan 650204, China
    Ecohealth 5:104-14. 2008
    ..We suggest emerging imperatives in Ecohealth to help restore Tibetan livelihoods in transition to a sedentary lifestyle...
  31. doi request reprint Heart failure-related hospitalization in the U.S., 1979 to 2004
    Jing Fang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3714, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:428-34. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine hospitalizations for heart failure in the U.S. during the past 26 years...
  32. doi request reprint Declining US stroke hospitalization since 1997: National Hospital Discharge Survey, 1988-2004
    Jing Fang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 29:243-9. 2007
    ..This study examines trends in stroke hospitalization from 1988 to 2004...
  33. ncbi request reprint The Chinese health care regulatory institutions in an era of transition
    Jing Fang
    Institute for Health Sciences, Kunming Medical College, 191 Western Renmin Road, Kunming City, Yunnan Province 650031, China
    Soc Sci Med 66:952-62. 2008
    ..The findings of this paper reveal the complex nature of regulating health care in transitional China...
  34. ncbi request reprint Defining pelvic factors in sphincter-preservation of low rectal cancer with a three-dimensional digital model of pelvis
    Jin Gu
    Department of Surgery, School of Oncology, Peking University, Beijing 100036, China
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:1517-26. 2006
    ..Surgeons often can contribute failure of sphincter-preserving procedure to a limitation of pelvis anatomy; however, they cannot determine definitely which anatomic diameter or spatial factor actually affected the success of the procedure...
  35. ncbi request reprint Reproductive health indicators for China's rural areas
    Caroline C Wang
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Soc Sci Med 57:217-25. 2003
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  36. ncbi request reprint [Detection of expression of p53, p16, and cyclooxygenase 2 in pancreatic cancer by tissue microarray and correlation among these three genes]
    You Ming Li
    First Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou 310003, China
    Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 86:939-42. 2006
    ..To detect the expression of tumor suppressor protein p53, cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor p16, and cyclooxygenase 2 (COX-2) in pancreatic cancer by tissue microarray and investigate the correlation among these three genes...
  37. ncbi request reprint Selective quantification of trace palladium in road dusts and roadside soils by displacement solid-phase extraction online coupled with electrothermal atomic absorption spectrometry
    Jing Fang
    State Key Laboratory of Functional Polymer Materials for Adsorption and Separation, Research Center for Analytical Sciences, College of Chemistry, Nankai University, Tianjin 300071, China
    Environ Sci Technol 39:288-92. 2005
    ..The precision (RSD, n = 13) was 2.5% at the 1 microg L(-1) level. The present methodology was successfully applied to selective determination of trace palladium in local road dusts and roadside soils...

Research Grants2

  1. Neighborhood Disparities and Access to Cardiac Care
    Jing Fang; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This would be important for policy to eliminate the health disparity. ..