Zefeng Zhang

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Age-specific gender differences in in-hospital mortality by type of acute myocardial infarction
    Zefeng Zhang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:1097-103. 2012
  2. pmc Association between usual sodium and potassium intake and blood pressure and hypertension among U.S. adults: NHANES 2005-2010
    Zefeng Zhang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e75289. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Sodium intake and blood pressure among US children and adolescents
    Quanhe Yang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Mailstop F 72, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 130:611-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Added Sugar Intake and Cardiovascular Diseases Mortality Among US Adults
    Quanhe Yang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    JAMA Intern Med 174:516-24. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Sodium and potassium intakes among US infants and preschool children, 2003-2010
    Niu Tian
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:1113-22. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Costs of heart failure-related hospitalizations in patients aged 18 to 64 years
    Guijing Wang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:769-76. 2010
  7. pmc Sodium and potassium intakes among US adults: NHANES 2003-2008
    Mary E Cogswell
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:647-57. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term cost effectiveness of early and sustained dual oral antiplatelet therapy with clopidogrel given for up to one year after percutaneous coronary intervention results: from the Clopidogrel for the Reduction of Events During Observation (CREDO) tria
    Sean C Beinart
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:761-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of acute coronary syndrome on clinical, economic, and cardiac-specific health status after coronary artery bypass surgery versus stent-assisted percutaneous coronary intervention: 1-year results from the stent or surgery (SoS) trial
    Zefeng Zhang
    Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Am Heart J 150:175-81. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Trends in cardiovascular health metrics and associations with all-cause and CVD mortality among US adults
    Quanhe Yang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, MS F 72, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    JAMA 307:1273-83. 2012

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Age-specific gender differences in in-hospital mortality by type of acute myocardial infarction
    Zefeng Zhang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:1097-103. 2012
    ..In conclusion, higher risk of in-hospital mortality in younger women compared to younger men is more evident in patients with STEMI...
  2. pmc Association between usual sodium and potassium intake and blood pressure and hypertension among U.S. adults: NHANES 2005-2010
    Zefeng Zhang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e75289. 2013
    ..Yet, limited studies examine the association of the sodium-to-potassium ratio with blood pressure and hypertension...
  3. doi request reprint Sodium intake and blood pressure among US children and adolescents
    Quanhe Yang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Mailstop F 72, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 130:611-9. 2012
    ..To assess the association between usual dietary sodium intake and blood pressure among US children and adolescents, overall and by weight status...
  4. ncbi request reprint Added Sugar Intake and Cardiovascular Diseases Mortality Among US Adults
    Quanhe Yang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    JAMA Intern Med 174:516-24. 2014
    ..CONCLUSIONS AND RELEVANCE Most US adults consume more added sugar than is recommended for a healthy diet. We observed a significant relationship between added sugar consumption and increased risk for CVD mortality. ..
  5. doi request reprint Sodium and potassium intakes among US infants and preschool children, 2003-2010
    Niu Tian
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:1113-22. 2013
    ..Data are limited on usual sodium and potassium intakes relative to age-specific recommendations and the sodium:potassium ratio in infants and preschoolers, especially among those aged <2 y, who are black or breastfed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Costs of heart failure-related hospitalizations in patients aged 18 to 64 years
    Guijing Wang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:769-76. 2010
    ..To examine the costs of hospitalizations related to heart failure (HF) among patients aged 18 to 64 years by diagnosis status...
  7. pmc Sodium and potassium intakes among US adults: NHANES 2003-2008
    Mary E Cogswell
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:647-57. 2012
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  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term cost effectiveness of early and sustained dual oral antiplatelet therapy with clopidogrel given for up to one year after percutaneous coronary intervention results: from the Clopidogrel for the Reduction of Events During Observation (CREDO) tria
    Sean C Beinart
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:761-9. 2005
    ..This study sought to evaluate the long-term cost effectiveness of a clopidogrel loading strategy before percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) followed by continued treatment for one year...
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of acute coronary syndrome on clinical, economic, and cardiac-specific health status after coronary artery bypass surgery versus stent-assisted percutaneous coronary intervention: 1-year results from the stent or surgery (SoS) trial
    Zefeng Zhang
    Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Am Heart J 150:175-81. 2005
    ..Data are limited regarding the impact of acute coronary syndromes (ACSs) on the relative benefits of coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) versus stent-assisted percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  10. doi request reprint Trends in cardiovascular health metrics and associations with all-cause and CVD mortality among US adults
    Quanhe Yang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, MS F 72, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    JAMA 307:1273-83. 2012
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  11. ncbi request reprint Costs of hospitalization for stroke patients aged 18-64 years in the United States
    Guijing Wang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:861-8. 2014
    ..Estimates for the average cost of stroke have varied 20-fold in the United States. To provide a robust cost estimate, we conducted a comprehensive analysis of the hospitalization costs for stroke patients by diagnosis status and event type...
  12. doi request reprint Cost in the use of enoxaparin compared with unfractionated heparin in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing a transesophageal echocardiography-guided cardioversion (from Assessment of Cardioversion using Transesophageal Echocardiography [ACUTE] II
    Liping Zhao
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:338-42. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the use of enoxaparin as a bridging therapy is a cost-saving strategy (similar clinical outcomes and lower costs) for atrial fibrillation...
  13. doi request reprint EMS medical direction and prehospital practices for acute cardiovascular events
    Sophia Greer
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 17:38-45. 2013
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  14. doi request reprint Hospitalization costs associated with hypertension as a secondary diagnosis among insured patients aged 18-64 years
    Guijing Wang
    Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:275-81. 2010
    ..We estimated the hospitalization costs associated with hypertension as a secondary diagnosis among insured adults aged 18-64 years by using data from 2005 MarketScan Commercial Claims and Encounters (CCAE) inpatient admissions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of eplerenone compared with placebo in patients with myocardial infarction complicated by left ventricular dysfunction and heart failure
    William S Weintraub
    Emory University, 1256 Briarcliff Rd, Suite 1N, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Circulation 111:1106-13. 2005
    ..The present study was performed to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of eplerenone compared with placebo in these patients...