Philimon Gona

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Incidence of opportunistic and other infections in HIV-infected children in the HAART era
    Philimon Gona
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass, USA
    JAMA 296:292-300. 2006
  2. pmc Cardiac index is associated with brain aging: the Framingham Heart Study
    Angela L Jefferson
    Department of Neurology, Alzheimer s Disease Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 72 E Concord St, B 7800, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Circulation 122:690-7. 2010
  3. pmc Diet quality, physical activity, smoking status, and weight fluctuation are associated with weight change in women and men
    Ruth W Kimokoti
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Nutr 140:1287-93. 2010
  4. pmc Exercise blood pressure and the risk of incident cardiovascular disease (from the Framingham Heart Study)
    Gregory D Lewis
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:1614-20. 2008
  5. pmc Biomarkers of the osteoprotegerin pathway: clinical correlates, subclinical disease, incident cardiovascular disease, and mortality
    Wolfgang Lieb
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute s Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, Mass, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 30:1849-54. 2010
  6. pmc Long-term C-reactive protein variability and prediction of metabolic risk
    Ting Hsu Chen
    The Framingham Heart Study and Boston University School of Medicine, Framingham, Mass, USA
    Am J Med 122:53-61. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Differential impact of age, sex, and hypertension on aortic atherosclerosis: the Framingham Heart Study
    Noriko Oyama
    Departments of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:155-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Multiple biomarkers and the risk of incident hypertension
    Thomas J Wang
    Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, Mass, USA
    Hypertension 49:432-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The rate of serious bacterial infections among HIV-infected children with immune reconstitution who have discontinued opportunistic infection prophylaxis
    Sharon Nachman
    Department of Pediatrics, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8111, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e488-94. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Contribution of clinical correlates and 13 C-reactive protein gene polymorphisms to interindividual variability in serum C-reactive protein level
    Sekar Kathiresan
    Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, MA 01702 5827, USA
    Circulation 113:1415-23. 2006

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Incidence of opportunistic and other infections in HIV-infected children in the HAART era
    Philimon Gona
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass, USA
    JAMA 296:292-300. 2006
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  2. pmc Cardiac index is associated with brain aging: the Framingham Heart Study
    Angela L Jefferson
    Department of Neurology, Alzheimer s Disease Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 72 E Concord St, B 7800, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Circulation 122:690-7. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that cardiac function, as measured by cardiac index, would be associated with preclinical brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and neuropsychological markers of ischemia and Alzheimer disease in the community...
  3. pmc Diet quality, physical activity, smoking status, and weight fluctuation are associated with weight change in women and men
    Ruth W Kimokoti
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Nutr 140:1287-93. 2010
    ..Women who stopped smoking over follow-up and had poor diet quality gained the most weight. Preventive interventions need to be sex-specific and consider lifestyle factors...
  4. pmc Exercise blood pressure and the risk of incident cardiovascular disease (from the Framingham Heart Study)
    Gregory D Lewis
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:1614-20. 2008
    ..Our findings support the concept that dynamic BP provides incremental information to BP at rest and suggest that exercise diastolic BP may be a better predictor than exercise systolic BP in this age group...
  5. pmc Biomarkers of the osteoprotegerin pathway: clinical correlates, subclinical disease, incident cardiovascular disease, and mortality
    Wolfgang Lieb
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute s Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, Mass, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 30:1849-54. 2010
    ..Experimental evidence identified the osteoprotegerin (OPG)/receptor activator of nuclear factor-kappaB (RANK)/RANK ligand (RANKL) pathway as a candidate system modulating vascular remodeling and cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  6. pmc Long-term C-reactive protein variability and prediction of metabolic risk
    Ting Hsu Chen
    The Framingham Heart Study and Boston University School of Medicine, Framingham, Mass, USA
    Am J Med 122:53-61. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Differential impact of age, sex, and hypertension on aortic atherosclerosis: the Framingham Heart Study
    Noriko Oyama
    Departments of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:155-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the impact of age, sex, and hypertension (HTN) on aortic atherosclerotic burden using cardiovascular MRI (CMR) in a free-living longitudinally followed cohort...
  8. ncbi request reprint Multiple biomarkers and the risk of incident hypertension
    Thomas J Wang
    Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, Mass, USA
    Hypertension 49:432-8. 2007
    ..These data support the premise that abnormalities in multiple biological pathways antedate the onset of overt hypertension...
  9. ncbi request reprint The rate of serious bacterial infections among HIV-infected children with immune reconstitution who have discontinued opportunistic infection prophylaxis
    Sharon Nachman
    Department of Pediatrics, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8111, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e488-94. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Contribution of clinical correlates and 13 C-reactive protein gene polymorphisms to interindividual variability in serum C-reactive protein level
    Sekar Kathiresan
    Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, MA 01702 5827, USA
    Circulation 113:1415-23. 2006
    ..Serum C-reactive protein (CRP) level is a heritable complex trait that predicts incident cardiovascular disease. We investigated the clinical and genetic sources of interindividual variability in serum CRP...
  11. pmc Altered blood pressure progression in the community and its relation to clinical events
    Erik Ingelsson
    Framingham Heart Study, 73 Mount Wayte Ave, Ste 2, Framingham, MA 01702 5803, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1450-7. 2008
    ..Long-term blood pressure (BP) progression and its importance as a predictor of clinical outcome have not been well characterized across different periods...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional correlates of serum heat shock protein 70 in the community
    Ravi Dhingra
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute s Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Hypertens 19:227-31; discussion 232-3. 2006
    ..It is unclear whether circulating heat shock protein 70 (HSP70) levels are related to CVD risk factors, echocardiographic indexes of left ventricular (LV) remodeling, and prevalent CVD in the population...
  13. ncbi request reprint Antibody responses to hepatitis A virus vaccine in HIV-infected children with evidence of immunologic reconstitution while receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Adriana Weinberg
    Department of Pediatrics and Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Infect Dis 193:302-11. 2006
    ..We investigated the safety and immunogenicity of 2 doses of hepatitis A virus (HAV) vaccine followed by a booster dose in HIV-infected children receiving stable highly active antiretroviral therapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of elevated cholesterol and associated risk factors among perinatally HIV-infected children (4-19 years old) in Pediatric AIDS Clinical Trials Group 219C
    John Farley
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 38:480-7. 2005
    ..A number of cross-sectional studies have also reported this phenomenon in perinatally HIV-infected children but differ greatly with respect to prevalence and/or methodology...