Rachel P Wildman

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Affiliation: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Associations of testosterone and sex hormone binding globulin with adipose tissue hormones in midlife women
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:629-36. 2013
  2. pmc Do changes in sex steroid hormones precede or follow increases in body weight during the menopause transition? Results from the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Belfer Room 1309, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:E1695-704. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Adiposity and the menopausal transition
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 38:441-54. 2011
  4. pmc Subcutaneous adipose tissue in relation to subclinical atherosclerosis and cardiometabolic risk factors in midlife women
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 93:719-26. 2011
  5. pmc Empirical derivation to improve the definition of the metabolic syndrome in the evaluation of cardiovascular disease risk
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:746-8. 2011
  6. pmc Body size phenotypes and inflammation in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1482-91. 2011
  7. pmc Cardiovascular disease risk of abdominal obesity vs. metabolic abnormalities
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:853-60. 2011
  8. pmc Race-ethnic differences in adipokine levels: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Unab I Khan
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 E 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Metabolism 61:1261-9. 2012
  9. pmc Intra-thoracic fat, cardiometabolic risk factors, and subclinical cardiovascular disease in healthy, recently menopausal women screened for the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study (KEEPS)
    Gary Huang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, United States
    Atherosclerosis 221:198-205. 2012
  10. pmc Burden of subclinical cardiovascular disease in "metabolically benign" and "at-risk" overweight and obese women: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Unab I Khan
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Atherosclerosis 217:179-86. 2011

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Associations of testosterone and sex hormone binding globulin with adipose tissue hormones in midlife women
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:629-36. 2013
    ..Therefore, we assessed the associations between testosterone (T) and sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG) with leptin, high molecular weight (HMW) adiponectin, and the soluble form of the leptin receptor (sOB-R) in healthy midlife women...
  2. pmc Do changes in sex steroid hormones precede or follow increases in body weight during the menopause transition? Results from the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Belfer Room 1309, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:E1695-704. 2012
    ..Whether menopause-related changes in sex steroids account for midlife weight gain in women or whether weight drives changes in sex steroids remains unanswered...
  3. doi request reprint Adiposity and the menopausal transition
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 38:441-54. 2011
    ..However, evidence regarding the reverse, namely, effects of the menopause transition and its associated hormone changes on weight gain and redistribution of body fat, are inconclusive...
  4. pmc Subcutaneous adipose tissue in relation to subclinical atherosclerosis and cardiometabolic risk factors in midlife women
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 93:719-26. 2011
    ..Limited data suggest that the effects of abdominal subcutaneous adipose tissue (SAT) on cardiovascular disease risk may depend on accompanying amounts of abdominal visceral adipose tissue (VAT)...
  5. pmc Empirical derivation to improve the definition of the metabolic syndrome in the evaluation of cardiovascular disease risk
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:746-8. 2011
    ..To examine whether a quantitatively derived metabolic syndrome definition predicts incident cardiovascular disease (CVD) events better than do existing definitions...
  6. pmc Body size phenotypes and inflammation in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1482-91. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Cardiovascular disease risk of abdominal obesity vs. metabolic abnormalities
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:853-60. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Race-ethnic differences in adipokine levels: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Unab I Khan
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 E 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Metabolism 61:1261-9. 2012
    ..008). Significant race-ethnic differences exist in circulating adipokines, even after accounting for adiposity. Further research is needed to explicitly determine if such differences contribute to known racial differences in CVD risk...
  9. pmc Intra-thoracic fat, cardiometabolic risk factors, and subclinical cardiovascular disease in healthy, recently menopausal women screened for the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study (KEEPS)
    Gary Huang
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, United States
    Atherosclerosis 221:198-205. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc Burden of subclinical cardiovascular disease in "metabolically benign" and "at-risk" overweight and obese women: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Unab I Khan
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Atherosclerosis 217:179-86. 2011
    ..Metabolically benign obese individuals have a 10-year cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk comparable to healthy normal weight individuals. However, the burden of subclinical CVD among metabolically benign obese is not well known...
  11. doi request reprint The obese without cardiometabolic risk factor clustering and the normal weight with cardiometabolic risk factor clustering: prevalence and correlates of 2 phenotypes among the US population (NHANES 1999-2004)
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Belfer Building, Room 1309, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1617-24. 2008
    ....
  12. pmc High-molecular-weight adiponectin and incident ischemic stroke in postmenopausal women: a Women's Health Initiative Study
    Alexandra D Ogorodnikova
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Stroke 41:1376-81. 2010
    ..Although low levels of adiponectin are associated with coronary heart disease and cardiovascular disease risk factors, it is unclear whether adiponectin levels are related to the risk of developing ischemic stroke...
  13. ncbi request reprint Elevated risk of type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome among Asians and south Asians: results from the 2004 New York City HANES
    Swapnil N Rajpathak
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:225-30. 2010
    ..We estimated prevalence of diabetes (DM), metabolic syndrome (MS) and impaired fasting glucose (IFG), by race/ethnicity and by Asian subgroup...
  14. pmc Incident cardiovascular disease events in metabolically benign obese individuals
    Alexandra D Ogorodnikova
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:651-9. 2012
    ..Despite similar CVD risk estimates, the three definitions identified different subgroups of the obese population, perhaps suggesting distinct etiologies...
  15. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and the risk of coronary heart disease in postmenopausal women with diabetes: Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    Swapnil N Rajpathak
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Eur J Nutr 49:211-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the association between the frequency and quantity of alcohol intake and the risk of developing CHD among postmenopausal women with diabetes...
  16. pmc Cardiovascular risk factor variation within a Hispanic cohort: SWAN, the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    Carol A Derby
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine 1165 Morris Park Avenue, Rousso 336, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:396-402. 2010
    ..Our goal was to examine the association of cardiovascular risk factors with country of origin and acculturation in a cohort of middle-aged Hispanic women...
  17. doi request reprint Healthy obesity
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 12:438-43. 2009
    ..The epidemiology of the healthy obese phenotype is presented, including associated risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD), and potential biologic mechanisms which may give rise to the phenotype are discussed...
  18. doi request reprint Hepatocyte growth factor and the risk of ischemic stroke developing among postmenopausal women: results from the Women's Health Initiative
    Swapnil N Rajpathak
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Stroke 41:857-62. 2010
    ..However, there have been no prospective studies examining the relationship between HGF levels and risk of stroke...
  19. doi request reprint Disordered eating in adulthood is associated with reported weight loss attempts in childhood
    Tamar B Rubinstein
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 43:663-6. 2010
    ..To determine whether history of attempted weight loss in childhood (age ≤ 12 years) is associated with binge eating disorder (BED) and unhealthy weight loss behaviors in adults...
  20. doi request reprint Clustering of metabolic abnormalities among obese patients and mortality after percutaneous coronary intervention
    Sameer Bashey
    The Mount Sinai Cardiovascular Institute, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:1415-20. 2011
    ..In conclusion, BMI levels of 25.0 to 29.9 and 30 to 34.9 kg/m(2) were associated with lower all-cause mortality after PCI. However, an increased number of metabolic abnormalities translated into increased all-cause mortality...
  21. doi request reprint The adipokine profile of metabolically benign obese and at-risk normal weight postmenopausal women: The Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    Unab I Khan
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:786-94. 2014
    ..Nearly, a third of obese individuals, termed metabolically benign obese, have a low burden of adiposity-related cardiometabolic abnormalities, whereas a substantial proportion of normal-weight individuals possess risk factors...
  22. pmc Ectopic fat and adipokines in metabolically benign overweight/obese women: the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study
    Alexandra D Ogorodnikova
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1726-33. 2013
    ..It is unclear why despite a comparable cardiometabolic risk profile, "metabolically benign" overweight/obese individuals show an elevated risk of cardiovascular disease compared to normal weight individuals...
  23. doi request reprint Trends in overweight and obesity in Chinese adults: between 1991 and 1999-2000
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1448-53. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate trends in BMI and the prevalence of overweight (BMI > or = 25 kg/m(2)) and obesity (BMI > or = 30 kg/m(2)) between 1991 and 1999-2000 among Chinese adults...
  24. pmc Associations of endogenous sex hormones with the vasculature in menopausal women: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Menopause 15:414-21. 2008
    ..As associations between endogenous sex hormones and the vasculature are not well characterized, the objective was to examine the cross-sectional associations of menopausal status and endogenous sex hormones with vascular characteristics...
  25. doi request reprint Trends and disparities in provider diagnosis of overweight analysis of NHANES 1999-2004
    Nichola J Davis
    Department of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, North Bronx Health Care Network, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:2110-3. 2009
    ..6 (95% CI, 0.4-0.8) and for Mexican Americans was 0.7 (95% CI, 0.4-1.0) compared to non-Hispanic whites. Reasons for this disparity warrant further investigation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Utility of the metabolic syndrome diagnosis: can home blood pressures help settle the debate?
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, New York, USA
    Am J Hypertens 21:486. 2008
  27. pmc Progression rates of carotid intima-media thickness and adventitial diameter during the menopausal transition
    Samar R El Khoudary
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA15213, USA
    Menopause 20:8-14. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to assess whether the levels and progression rates of carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) and adventitial diameter (AD) vary by menopausal stage...
  28. doi request reprint Effect of modest changes in BMI on cardiovascular disease risk markers in severely obese, minority adolescents
    Unab I Khan
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, United States Electronic
    Obes Res Clin Pract 4:e163-246. 2010
    ..Obese adolescents should be encouraged to continue with modest weight loss goals as they result in improvement in cardiovascular disease risk markers. ..