Affiliation: Arizona State University
- Abdominal obesity and coronary artery calcification in young adults: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) StudyChong Do Lee
Department of Exercise and Wellness, Arizona State University, Mesa, AZ 85212, USA
Am J Clin Nutr 86:48-54. 2007..Whether abdominal obesity is related to coronary artery calcification (CAC) is not known...
- Cardiorespiratory fitness and coronary artery calcification in young adults: The CARDIA StudyChong Do Lee
Department of Exercise and Wellness, Arizona State University, Mesa, AZ, United States
Atherosclerosis 203:263-8. 2009..36-0.97), respectively, as compared with the low-fit individuals. High levels of cardiorespiratory fitness were associated with a lower risk of having coronary calcification 15 years later in African-American and White young adults...
- Physical fitness and carotid atherosclerosis in menC D Lee
Arizona State University, Mesa, United States
Int J Sports Med 30:672-6. 2009..85 (0.71, 1.01), 0.71 (0.59, 0.85) (p for trend <0.001), respectively. High levels of cardiorespiratory fitness were associated with a lower risk of having carotid atherosclerosis in middle-aged and elderly men...
- Combined effects of cardiorespiratory fitness, not smoking, and normal waist girth on morbidity and mortality in menChong Do Lee
Department of Exercise and Wellness, Arizona State University, Mesa, 85212, USA
Arch Intern Med 169:2096-101. 2009..We investigated the combined effects of not having these risk factors on CHD events and cardiovascular disease (CVD) and all-cause mortality in men...
- Combined impact of lifestyle factors on cancer mortality in menChong Do Lee
Exercise and Wellness Program, Healthy Lifestyles Research Center, Arizona State University, Mesa, AZ 85212, USA
Ann Epidemiol 21:749-54. 2011..S. population has not been thoroughly explored. We examined the combined effects of cardiorespiratory fitness, never smoking, and normal waist girth on total cancer mortality in men...
- A prospective study of cardiorespiratory fitness and risk of type 2 diabetes in womenXuemei Sui
Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
Diabetes Care 31:550-5. 2008..The purpose of this study was to determine the independent and joint associations of cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) and BMI with the incidence of type 2 diabetes in women...
- Body size satisfaction and physical activity levels among men and womenJudy Kruger
Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1976-9. 2008..Further research is needed to explore predictors of physical activity to reduce health disparities...