Varsha G Vimalananda

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Depressive Symptoms, Antidepressant Use, and the Incidence of Diabetes in the Black Women's Health Study
    Varsha G Vimalananda
    Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
    Diabetes Care 37:2211-7. 2014
  2. pmc The influence of sex on cardiovascular outcomes associated with diabetes among older black and white adults
    Varsha G Vimalananda
    Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    J Diabetes Complications 28:316-22. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Gender disparities in lipid-lowering therapy among veterans with diabetes
    Varsha G Vimalananda
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, Massachusetts, USA
    Womens Health Issues 21:S176-81. 2011
  4. pmc Accounting for clinical action reduces estimates of gender disparities in lipid management for diabetic veterans
    Varsha G Vimalananda
    Veterans Affairs Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:S529-35. 2013
  5. pmc Cardiovascular disease risk factors among women veterans at VA medical facilities
    Varsha G Vimalananda
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research CHQOER, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:S517-23. 2013
  6. pmc Comparison of diabetes control among Haitians, African Americans, and non-Hispanic whites in an urban safety-net hospital
    Varsha G Vimalananda
    Department of Medicine, Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:58-60. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint The economic consequences of diabetes and cardiovascular disease in the United States
    Miguel A Ariza
    Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, 88 East Newton Street, Evans 201, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Rev Endocr Metab Disord 11:1-10. 2010

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Depressive Symptoms, Antidepressant Use, and the Incidence of Diabetes in the Black Women's Health Study
    Varsha G Vimalananda
    Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
    Diabetes Care 37:2211-7. 2014
    ..To assess the relationship of depressive symptoms and use of antidepressants with incident type 2 diabetes in prospective data from a large cohort of U.S. African American women...
  2. pmc The influence of sex on cardiovascular outcomes associated with diabetes among older black and white adults
    Varsha G Vimalananda
    Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    J Diabetes Complications 28:316-22. 2014
    ..We examined sex differences in the associations of diabetes with incident congestive heart failure (CHF) and coronary heart disease (CHD) between older black and white adults...
  3. doi request reprint Gender disparities in lipid-lowering therapy among veterans with diabetes
    Varsha G Vimalananda
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, Massachusetts, USA
    Womens Health Issues 21:S176-81. 2011
    ..We sought to compare lipid-lowering therapy among female and male veterans with diabetes and hyperlipidemia...
  4. pmc Accounting for clinical action reduces estimates of gender disparities in lipid management for diabetic veterans
    Varsha G Vimalananda
    Veterans Affairs Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:S529-35. 2013
    ..Women with diabetes have higher low-density lipoprotein (LDL) levels than men, resulting in apparent disparities between genders on quality indicators tied to LDL thresholds...
  5. pmc Cardiovascular disease risk factors among women veterans at VA medical facilities
    Varsha G Vimalananda
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research CHQOER, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:S517-23. 2013
    ..Hypertension, hyperlipidemia, diabetes, and obesity in middle adulthood each elevate the long-term risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD). The prevalence of these conditions among women veterans is incompletely described...
  6. pmc Comparison of diabetes control among Haitians, African Americans, and non-Hispanic whites in an urban safety-net hospital
    Varsha G Vimalananda
    Department of Medicine, Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:58-60. 2011
    ..To compare diabetes care and outcomes among Haitians, African Americans, and non-Hispanic whites...
  7. ncbi request reprint The economic consequences of diabetes and cardiovascular disease in the United States
    Miguel A Ariza
    Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, 88 East Newton Street, Evans 201, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Rev Endocr Metab Disord 11:1-10. 2010
    ..We examine strategies in these populations that may improve outcomes in diabetes and CVD, potentially decreasing health care costs...