Affiliation: Boston University
- Incidence of opportunistic and other infections in HIV-infected children in the HAART eraPhilimon Gona
Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass, USA
JAMA 296:292-300. 2006....
- Cardiac index is associated with brain aging: the Framingham Heart StudyAngela 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...
- Diet quality, physical activity, smoking status, and weight fluctuation are associated with weight change in women and menRuth 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...
- 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...
- Biomarkers of the osteoprotegerin pathway: clinical correlates, subclinical disease, incident cardiovascular disease, and mortalityWolfgang 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)...
- Long-term C-reactive protein variability and prediction of metabolic riskTing Hsu Chen
The Framingham Heart Study and Boston University School of Medicine, Framingham, Mass, USA
Am J Med 122:53-61. 2009....
- Differential impact of age, sex, and hypertension on aortic atherosclerosis: the Framingham Heart StudyNoriko 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...
- Multiple biomarkers and the risk of incident hypertensionThomas 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...
- The rate of serious bacterial infections among HIV-infected children with immune reconstitution who have discontinued opportunistic infection prophylaxisSharon Nachman
Department of Pediatrics, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8111, USA
Pediatrics 115:e488-94. 2005....
- Contribution of clinical correlates and 13 C-reactive protein gene polymorphisms to interindividual variability in serum C-reactive protein levelSekar 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...
- Altered blood pressure progression in the community and its relation to clinical eventsErik 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...
- Cross-sectional correlates of serum heat shock protein 70 in the communityRavi Dhingra
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, Massachusetts, USA
Am J Hypertens 19:227-31; discussion 232-3. 2006..Our data suggest that blood levels may not adequately reflect the important role of heat shock proteins in prevalent CVD...
- Antibody responses to hepatitis A virus vaccine in HIV-infected children with evidence of immunologic reconstitution while receiving highly active antiretroviral therapyAdriana 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...
- Prevalence of elevated cholesterol and associated risk factors among perinatally HIV-infected children (4-19 years old) in Pediatric AIDS Clinical Trials Group 219CJohn 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...