Bernadette Boden-Albala

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Stroke in the young in the northern Manhattan stroke study
    Bradley S Jacobs
    Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center Comprehensive Stroke Program, Department of Neurology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Stroke 33:2789-93. 2002
  2. pmc Social network types and acute stroke preparedness behavior
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Mailman School of Public Health, New York, N Y, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis Extra 1:75-83. 2011
  3. pmc Dietary total fat intake and ischemic stroke risk: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, N Y, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 32:296-301. 2009
  4. doi request reprint A stroke preparedness RCT in a multi-ethnic cohort: design and methods
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 31:235-41. 2010
  5. pmc Perception of recurrent stroke risk among black, white and Hispanic ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack survivors: the SWIFT study
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 37:83-7. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Social isolation and outcomes post stroke
    B Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, The Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Neurology 64:1888-92. 2005
  7. pmc Increased stroke risk and lipoprotein(a) in a multiethnic community: the Northern Manhattan Stroke Study
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 30:237-43. 2010
  8. pmc Metabolic syndrome and ischemic stroke risk: Northern Manhattan Study
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Stroke 39:30-5. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Diabetes, fasting glucose levels, and risk of ischemic stroke and vascular events: findings from the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:1132-7. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Leukocyte count is associated with aortic arch plaque thickness
    Mitchell S V Elkind
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Stroke 33:2587-92. 2002

Detail Information

Publications89

  1. ncbi request reprint Stroke in the young in the northern Manhattan stroke study
    Bradley S Jacobs
    Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center Comprehensive Stroke Program, Department of Neurology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Stroke 33:2789-93. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine stroke incidence rates in these populations and to compare rates among various race-ethnic, sex, and age groups...
  2. pmc Social network types and acute stroke preparedness behavior
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Mailman School of Public Health, New York, N Y, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis Extra 1:75-83. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that marital dyad best matched the required tasks and is the most effective network type for this behavior...
  3. pmc Dietary total fat intake and ischemic stroke risk: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, N Y, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 32:296-301. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that total dietary fat as part of a Western diet is associated with increased risk of ischemic stroke...
  4. doi request reprint A stroke preparedness RCT in a multi-ethnic cohort: design and methods
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 31:235-41. 2010
    ..This manuscript describes the application of a stroke preparedness behavioral intervention and includes baseline information in a multi-ethnic population of stroke and transient ischemic attack (TIA) survivors...
  5. pmc Perception of recurrent stroke risk among black, white and Hispanic ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack survivors: the SWIFT study
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 37:83-7. 2011
    ..Theories of health behavior identify perceived risk as an important component to facilitate behavior change; however, little is known about perceived risk of vascular events among stroke survivors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Social isolation and outcomes post stroke
    B Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, The Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Neurology 64:1888-92. 2005
    ..To assess the relationship between social isolation and stroke outcomes in a multiethnic cohort...
  7. pmc Increased stroke risk and lipoprotein(a) in a multiethnic community: the Northern Manhattan Stroke Study
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 30:237-43. 2010
    ..Elevated lipoprotein(a) [Lp(a)] is associated with ischemic stroke (IS) among Whites, but data is sparse for non-White populations...
  8. pmc Metabolic syndrome and ischemic stroke risk: Northern Manhattan Study
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Stroke 39:30-5. 2008
    ..More than 47 million individuals in the United States meet the criteria for the metabolic syndrome. The relation between the metabolic syndrome and stroke risk in multiethnic populations has not been well characterized...
  9. ncbi request reprint Diabetes, fasting glucose levels, and risk of ischemic stroke and vascular events: findings from the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:1132-7. 2008
    ..We explored the relationship between FBG among diabetic subjects and risk of ischemic stroke in a multiethnic prospective cohort...
  10. ncbi request reprint Leukocyte count is associated with aortic arch plaque thickness
    Mitchell S V Elkind
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Stroke 33:2587-92. 2002
    ..Leukocyte count has been associated with cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease, including carotid plaque thickness, in several studies. We hypothesized that white blood cell count is associated with aortic arch plaque thickness (AAPT)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Relation of plasma glucose and endothelial function in a population-based multiethnic sample of subjects without diabetes mellitus
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:1273-7. 2005
    ..These results further support the role of hyperglycemia in the pathogenesis of vascular dysfunction at different stages of diabetes development and the role of impaired fasting glucose as a risk factor for macrovascular disease...
  12. pmc Association between social isolation and left ventricular mass
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Med 124:164-70. 2011
    ..Increased left ventricular mass is a predictor of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. It is not yet clear whether social isolation is a determinant of increased left ventricular mass...
  13. pmc Mediterranean diet and white matter hyperintensity volume in the Northern Manhattan Study
    Hannah Gardener
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Neurol 69:251-6. 2012
    ..To examine the association between a Mediterranean-style diet (MeDi) and brain magnetic resonance imaging white matter hyperintensity volume (WMHV)...
  14. pmc Endothelial dysfunction is associated with carotid plaque: a cross-sectional study from the population based Northern Manhattan Study
    Tatjana Rundek
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 6:35. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether endothelial dysfunction is independently associated with carotid plaque in a community of northern Manhattan...
  15. pmc Sleep duration as a risk factor for diabetes incidence in a large U.S. sample
    James E Gangwisch
    Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Medical Genetics, 1051 Riverside Drive, Mailbox 2, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sleep 30:1667-73. 2007
    ..No plausible mechanism has been identified by which long sleep duration could lead to diabetes...
  16. pmc Genetic and environmental contributions to carotid intima-media thickness and obesity phenotypes in the Northern Manhattan Family Study
    Suh Hang Hank Juo
    Columbia University Genome Center, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 35:2243-7. 2004
    ..The genetic basis of IMT and obesity has not been well-characterized in Caribbean Hispanics. The purpose of this study was to examine the genetic and environmental contributions to IMT and obesity in this population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of fasting blood glucose to predict vascular outcomes among individuals without diabetes mellitus (from the Northern Manhattan Study)
    Kazuo Eguchi
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Division of General Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Cardiol 100:1404-9. 2007
    ..The effects were more apparent for MI than for ischemic stroke; however, FBG was a strong predictor of ischemic stroke among African-American subjects...
  18. pmc Endothelial function in individuals with coronary artery disease with and without type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Gissette Reyes-Soffer
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Metabolism 59:1365-71. 2010
    ..This finding may be relevant to the greater early and late morbidity and mortality observed in patients with both CAD and T2DM...
  19. pmc Relation between socioeconomic status, race-ethnicity, and left ventricular mass: the Northern Manhattan study
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Hypertension 43:775-9. 2004
    ..3 g/m2.7 for blacks, 0.0 g/m2.7 for whites, and 1.0 g/m2.7 for Hispanics. Lower SES is an independent predictor of increased LVM among hypertensive and normotensive blacks...
  20. pmc Race-ethnic differences in the association between lipid profile components and risk of myocardial infarction: The Northern Manhattan Study
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am Heart J 161:886-92. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to explore race-ethnic differences in the association between plasma lipid components and risk of incident myocardial infarction (MI)...
  21. pmc Sleep duration associated with mortality in elderly, but not middle-aged, adults in a large US sample
    James E Gangwisch
    Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Medical Genetics, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sleep 31:1087-96. 2008
    ..No epidemiologic studies have published multivariate analyses stratified by age, even though life expectancy is 75 years and the majority of deaths occur in the elderly...
  22. ncbi request reprint The association between endothelial dysfunction and cardiovascular outcomes in a population-based multi-ethnic cohort
    Daichi Shimbo
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY, United States
    Atherosclerosis 192:197-203. 2007
    ..Whether FMD testing predicts cardiovascular events in asymptomatic, lower risk individuals from the general population is unknown...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implications of left ventricular mass among Hispanics: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Hypertension 48:87-92. 2006
    ..Our findings identify the Hispanic population with increased LVM as a high-risk subgroup...
  24. pmc Heritability of carotid artery distensibility in Hispanics: the Northern Manhattan Family Study
    Suh Hang Hank Juo
    Genome Center, Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 36:2357-61. 2005
    ..The importance of the genetic contribution to variation in distensibility is largely unknown. The purpose of this study was to estimate heritability of carotid distensibility...
  25. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-2 levels are associated with carotid artery intima-media thickness
    Mitchell S V Elkind
    Department of Neurology, Neurology Stroke Division, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, 710 West 168th Street, Rm 641, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Atherosclerosis 180:181-7. 2005
    ..To show that serum interleukin levels are associated with carotid intima-media thickness (IMT)...
  26. pmc Association between sleep duration and the mini-mental score: the Northern Manhattan study
    Alberto R Ramos
    Evelyn F McKnight Brain Institute, Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:669-73. 2013
    ..The aim of our study is determine the association between short and long sleep duration with worse global cognitive function in a racially/ethnically diverse elderly cohort...
  27. pmc Daytime sleepiness and risk of stroke and vascular disease: findings from the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:500-7. 2012
    ..This study aimed to explore the relationship between daytime sleepiness and the risk of ischemic stroke and vascular events in an elderly, multiethnic prospective cohort...
  28. pmc Mediterranean-style diet and risk of ischemic stroke, myocardial infarction, and vascular death: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Hannah Gardener
    Evelyn F McKnight Brain Institute, Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1458-64. 2011
    ..Data on blacks and Hispanics in the United States are lacking, and to our knowledge only one study has examined a Mediterranean-style diet (MeDi) in relation to stroke...
  29. ncbi request reprint Short sleep duration as a risk factor for hypertension: analyses of the first National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    James E Gangwisch
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Hypertension 47:833-9. 2006
    ..Short sleep duration could, therefore, be a significant risk factor for hypertension...
  30. pmc Alcohol intake, carotid plaque, and cognition: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Clinton B Wright
    Division of Stroke and Critical Care, Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 37:1160-4. 2006
    ..Few studies to clarify the importance of vascular disease have included direct measures of atherosclerosis or minority populations at higher risk of vascular disease and dementia...
  31. pmc Poor long-term blood pressure control after intracerebral hemorrhage
    Darin B Zahuranec
    Department of Neurology, Stroke Program, School of Public Health, University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    Stroke 43:2580-5. 2012
    ..We explored racial differences in blood pressure (BP) control after intracerebral hemorrhage and assessed predictors of BP control at presentation, 30 days, and 1 year in a prospective cohort study...
  32. ncbi request reprint Ischemic stroke subtype incidence among whites, blacks, and Hispanics: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Halina White
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, USA
    Circulation 111:1327-31. 2005
    ..The aim of this population-based study was to determine ischemic stroke subtype incidence rates for whites, blacks, and Hispanics living in one community...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effect of social support on nocturnal blood pressure dipping
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Division of Cardiology, Columbia University, 622 W 168th Street, PH 3 342, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:7-12. 2008
    ..Non-Hispanic blacks have higher rates of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality from hypertension and are more likely to have ambulatory blood pressure (ABP) that remains high at night (nondipping)...
  34. pmc Impaired flow-mediated vasodilatation is associated with increased left ventricular mass in a multiethnic population. The Northern Manhattan Study
    Takuya Hasegawa
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:413-9. 2010
    ..We tested the hypothesis that impaired flow-mediated vasodilatation (FMD) is associated with increased LV mass in a population-based multiethnic cohort...
  35. pmc Infectious burden and carotid plaque thickness: the northern Manhattan study
    Mitchell S V Elkind
    Neurological Institute, 710 West 168th Street, Box 182, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 41:e117-22. 2010
    ..The overall burden of prior infections may contribute to atherosclerosis and stroke risk. We hypothesized that serological evidence of common infections would be associated with carotid plaque thickness in a multiethnic cohort...
  36. pmc Impact of mitral annular calcification on cardiovascular events in a multiethnic community: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Shun Kohsaka
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 1:617-23. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the magnitude of the association between mitral annular calcification (MAC) and vascular events in a multiethnic cohort...
  37. pmc Early depressed mood after stroke predicts long-term disability: the Northern Manhattan Stroke Study (NOMASS)
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Stroke 41:1896-900. 2010
    ..Depression is highly prevalent after stroke and may influence recovery. We aimed to determine whether depressed mood acutely after stroke predicts subsequent disability and mortality...
  38. pmc Metabolic syndrome, endothelial dysfunction, and risk of cardiovascular events: the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Takeki Suzuki
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am Heart J 156:405-10. 2008
    ..We tested the hypothesis that both MetS and endothelial dysfunction are vascular risk factors and provide additive prognostic values in predicting cardiovascular events in a multiethnic community sample...
  39. pmc Insulin resistance and risk of ischemic stroke among nondiabetic individuals from the northern Manhattan study
    Tatjana Rundek
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:1195-200. 2010
    ..Whether insulin resistance predicts ischemic stroke (IS) is still a matter of debate...
  40. ncbi request reprint Association of increased body mass index and impaired endothelial function among Hispanic women
    Todd Pulerwitz
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:68-70. 2006
    ..16 +/- 0.04, p <0.0001) but not in men (beta -0.02 +/- 0.06, p = 0.72). This is the first study to demonstrate a gender-specific difference in endothelial function associated with body mass index...
  41. pmc Infectious burden and risk of stroke: the northern Manhattan study
    Mitchell S V Elkind
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:33-8. 2010
    ....
  42. pmc Improving global vascular risk prediction with behavioral and anthropometric factors. The multiethnic NOMAS (Northern Manhattan Cohort Study)
    Ralph L Sacco
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:2303-11. 2009
    ..This study sought to improve global vascular risk prediction with behavioral and anthropometric factors...
  43. pmc Snoring and insomnia are not associated with subclinical atherosclerosis in the Northern Manhattan Study
    Alberto Ramos-Sepulveda
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Int J Stroke 5:264-8. 2010
    ..We investigated the relationship between markers of subclinical atherosclerosis, insomnia, snoring, and carotid intima-media thickness, in the Northern Manhattan Study...
  44. pmc Social determinants of physical inactivity in the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Columbia University, 710 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Community Health 35:602-8. 2010
    ..Physical inactivity is common, particularly in Hispanics, women, and those who are socially isolated. Public health interventions aimed at increasing physical activity in these more sedentary groups are required...
  45. pmc Metabolic syndrome increases carotid artery stiffness: the Northern Manhattan Study
    David Della-Morte
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Int J Stroke 5:138-44. 2010
    ..The metabolic syndrome and its components are established cardiovascular disease risk factors and may also increase arterial stiffness; however, data regarding this are limited...
  46. pmc Genetic contribution to brachial artery flow-mediated dilation: the Northern Manhattan Family Study
    Keiko Suzuki
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Atherosclerosis 197:212-6. 2008
    ..The importance of genetic contribution to FMD and baseline brachial artery diameter has not been shown in Hispanic populations. The purpose of this study was to estimate the heritability of FMD...
  47. pmc Ethnic differences in aortic valve thickness and related clinical factors
    Yukiko Sashida
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am Heart J 159:698-704. 2010
    ..We sought to determine whether AV thickness differs by race-ethnicity in a large multiethnic population-based cohort...
  48. ncbi request reprint Moderate alcohol consumption reduces risk of ischemic stroke: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Mitchell S V Elkind
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Stroke 37:13-9. 2006
    ..Moderate alcohol consumption is protective against coronary disease, but its relationship to ischemic stroke (IS) is controversial...
  49. ncbi request reprint Abdominal obesity and risk of ischemic stroke: the Northern Manhattan Stroke Study
    Seung Han Suk
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Stroke 34:1586-92. 2003
    ..The relationship between abdominal obesity and ischemic stroke remains less clear. Our aim was to evaluate abdominal obesity as an independent risk factor for ischemic stroke in a multiethnic community...
  50. ncbi request reprint Predictors of risk and protection for hypertension in Yup'ik people from Southwest Alaska
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Division of Social Epidemiology, Department of Health Evidence and Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1077, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Ethn Dis 23:484-91. 2013
    ..We explore an American Heart Association risk factor model for HTN in predicting risk and protection from HTN among Yup'ik people...
  51. pmc Carotid intima-media thickness is associated with allelic variants of stromelysin-1, interleukin-6, and hepatic lipase genes: the Northern Manhattan Prospective Cohort Study
    Tanja Rundek
    Neurological Institute, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 33:1420-3. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the association between carotid IMT and functional promoter variants of stromelysin-1 (MMP3: -1612 5A>6A), interleukin-6 (IL6: -174G>C), and hepatic lipase (HL: -480C>T) genes...
  52. pmc The metabolic syndrome and cognitive performance: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Julio R Vieira
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 37:153-9. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that MetS would be associated with lower Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) scores in a multi-ethnic population, and that MetS is a better predictor of cognition than its individual components or diabetes...
  53. pmc Soluble tumor necrosis factor receptor 1 level is associated with left ventricular hypertrophy: the northern Manhattan study
    Yasuyoshi Takei
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:763-9. 2009
    ..We sought to evaluate whether inflammatory markers were independently associated with LVH in a multiethnic population in northern Manhattan...
  54. ncbi request reprint Inadequate sleep as a risk factor for obesity: analyses of the NHANES I
    James E Gangwisch
    Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sleep 28:1289-96. 2005
    ..This study examines cross-sectional and longitudinal data from a large United States sample to determine whether sleep duration is associated with obesity and weight gain...
  55. ncbi request reprint Apolipoproteins and carotid artery atherosclerosis in an elderly multiethnic population: the Northern Manhattan stroke study
    Jiann Shing Jeng
    Departments of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Atherosclerosis 165:317-25. 2002
    ..4, CI: 0.2-0.8). Thus, in an elderly population, apo A-I and B were determinants of moderate-severe CAA, and the degree of association varied by race/ethnicity..
  56. ncbi request reprint Homocysteine and the risk of ischemic stroke in a triethnic cohort: the NOrthern MAnhattan Study
    Ralph L Sacco
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Stroke 35:2263-9. 2004
    ..We investigated the association between mild to moderate fasting tHcy level and the incidence of ischemic stroke, myocardial infarction, and vascular death in a multiethnic prospective study...
  57. pmc Race-ethnic differences of sleep symptoms in an elderly multi-ethnic cohort: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Alberto R Ramos
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 37:210-5. 2011
    ..Sleep disorders are associated with stroke and may vary among elderly Hispanics, Blacks and Whites. We evaluated differences in sleep symptoms by race-ethnicity in an elderly population-based urban community sample...
  58. pmc Moderate alcohol consumption is associated with better endothelial function: a cross sectional study
    Keiko Suzuki
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 9:8. 2009
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Leukocyte count is associated with reduced endothelial reactivity
    Mitchell S V Elkind
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and the Columbia University Medical Center of New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Atherosclerosis 181:329-38. 2005
    ..Leukocyte count has been associated with cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease in several studies. We hypothesized that white blood cell count is associated with endothelial reactivity...
  60. ncbi request reprint Lacunar infarct or deep intracerebral hemorrhage: who gets which? The Northern Manhattan Study
    Daniel L Labovitz
    Department of Neurology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Neurology 68:606-8. 2007
    ..We compared LAC to DICH cases derived from a population-based incidence study. In multivariate analysis, LAC cases were significantly older, more likely to have diabetes, and had higher cholesterol than DICH cases...
  61. pmc Periodontal bacteria and hypertension: the oral infections and vascular disease epidemiology study (INVEST)
    Moise Desvarieux
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Hypertens 28:1413-21. 2010
    ..Chronic infections, including periodontal infections, may predispose to cardiovascular disease. We investigated the relationship between periodontal microbiota and hypertension...
  62. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome and subclinical carotid atherosclerosis: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Tatjana Rundek
    Department of Neurology, Division of Stroke and Critical Care, Columbia University and Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 2:24-9. 2007
    ..67). Additionally, the number of MetS components was significantly associated with plaque prevalence. Further studies are needed to understand the role of the MetS in the progression from subclinical to clinical atherosclerotic disease...
  63. pmc Tumor necrosis factor receptor levels are associated with carotid atherosclerosis
    Mitchell S Elkind
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and the Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center of New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Stroke 33:31-7. 2002
    ..We sought to determine whether tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) and TNF receptor levels are associated with carotid plaque thickness...
  64. pmc Stroke location and association with fatal cardiac outcomes: Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Fred Rincon
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 39:2425-31. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the association between stroke location and cardiac death or MI in a multiethnic community-based cohort...
  65. pmc Design of a family study among high-risk Caribbean Hispanics: the Northern Manhattan Family Study
    Ralph L Sacco
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:351-7. 2007
    ..Understanding the gene environment interaction is the critical next step toward the development of new and unique approaches to disease prevention and interventions...
  66. ncbi request reprint Risk of myocardial infarction or vascular death after first ischemic stroke: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Mandip S Dhamoon
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Stroke 38:1752-8. 2007
    ..We determined the absolute 5-year risk of cardiovascular outcomes and their predictors after first ischemic stroke in a multiethnic cohort...
  67. ncbi request reprint Use of thrombolysis in acute ischemic stroke: analysis of the Nationwide Inpatient Sample 1999 to 2004
    H Christian Schumacher
    Doris and Stanley Tananbaum Stroke Center, Neurological Institute, New York Presbyterian Hospital, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 50:99-107. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to characterize hospital and patient characteristics associated with administration of thrombolysis in acute ischemic stroke patients in the United States...
  68. pmc Physical activity participation among Caribbean Hispanic women living in New York: relation to education, income, and age
    Elsa Grace V Giardina
    Center for Women s Health, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:187-93. 2009
    ..In particular, there is a scarcity of information about physical activity among Caribbean Hispanics, a group on the rise...
  69. pmc Stroke literacy in Central Harlem: a high-risk stroke population
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Neurology 73:1950-6. 2009
    ..We sought to evaluate stroke literacy among residents of Central Harlem, a predominantly African American population, in a cross-sectional study...
  70. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with in-hospital mortality after administration of thrombolysis in acute ischemic stroke patients: an analysis of the nationwide inpatient sample 1999 to 2002
    Brian T Bateman
    Columbia Presbyterian Medical College for Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Stroke 37:440-6. 2006
    ..We therefore examined outcomes in acute stroke patients treated with thrombolysis using the largest discharge database available in the United States for the years 1999 to 2002...
  71. pmc Relation of Apo(a) size to carotid atherosclerosis in an elderly multiethnic population
    Furcy Paultre
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 22:141-6. 2002
    ..03). This association was significant for all men (P=0.03) and for white women (P=0.007). The results suggest that molecular properties of apo(a) are important in determining the atherogenicity of Lp(a)...
  72. pmc Carotid plaque surface irregularity predicts ischemic stroke: the northern Manhattan study
    Shyam Prabhakaran
    The Neurological Institute, Columbia University, Stroke and Critical Care Division, 710 W 168th Street, Room 640, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 37:2696-701. 2006
    ..Using a prospective cohort design, we evaluated the association of carotid plaque surface irregularity and the risk of ischemic stroke in a multiethnic population...
  73. pmc Levels of acute phase proteins remain stable after ischemic stroke
    Mitchell S V Elkind
    Gertrude H, Sergievsky Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Neurol 6:37. 2006
    ..Inflammation and inflammatory biomarkers play an important role in atherosclerosis and cardiovascular disease. Little information is available, however, on time course of serum markers of inflammation after stroke...
  74. ncbi request reprint Physical activity attenuates the effect of increased left ventricular mass on the risk of ischemic stroke: The Northern Manhattan Stroke Study
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:1482-8. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to determine whether the risk of ischemic stroke associated with increased left ventricular mass (LVM) is modified by physical activity (PA)...
  75. pmc Lipid profile components and risk of ischemic stroke: the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Joshua Z Willey
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Joseph P Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, and the Columbia University Medical Center of New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 66:1400-6. 2009
    ..To explore the relationship between lipid profile components and incident ischemic stroke in a stroke-free prospective cohort...
  76. doi request reprint Consent administrator training to reduce disparities in research participation
    Elaine L Larson
    School of Nursing, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 41:95-103. 2009
    ....
  77. pmc Long-term functional recovery after first ischemic stroke: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Mandip S Dhamoon
    Neurological Institute, 710 W 168th Street, Box 206, New York, NY 10032
    Stroke 40:2805-11. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that patients with ischemic stroke experience functional decline over 5 years independent of recurrent stroke and other risk factors...
  78. pmc Identifying interdisciplinary research priorities to prevent and treat pediatric obesity in New York City
    Dympna Gallagher
    Department of Medicine, New York Obesity Nutrition Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 3:172-7. 2010
    ....
  79. pmc Self-reported peripheral arterial disease predicts future vascular events in a community-based cohort
    Maya J Salameh
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1423-8. 2008
    ..Lower extremity peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is highly prevalent and strongly associated with cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. The ankle-brachial index used to screen for PAD is not routinely performed in primary care settings...
  80. ncbi request reprint Current understanding of multiple risk factors as the metabolic syndrome: distillation or deconstruction
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Semin Neurol 26:108-16. 2006
    ..Further, the metabolic syndrome has important clinical and public health implications by helping to easily identify individuals at greatest risk of vascular events...
  81. pmc Genetic linkage of serum homocysteine in Dominican families: the Family Study of Stroke Risk and Carotid Atherosclerosis
    David Della-Morte
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Clinical Research Building, Miami, Fla 33136, USA
    Stroke 41:1356-62. 2010
    ..However, the exact mechanism of documented and novel total homocysteine quantitative trait loci to that risk is unknown...
  82. ncbi request reprint Association of education and race/ethnicity with physical activity in insured urban women
    Julia A Cassetta
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York 10075, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:902-8. 2007
    ..We developed a survey to determine levels and predictors of PA in a diverse population of urban women with access to healthcare...
  83. pmc Relationship between periodontal disease, tooth loss, and carotid artery plaque: the Oral Infections and Vascular Disease Epidemiology Study (INVEST)
    Moise Desvarieux
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Stroke 34:2120-5. 2003
    ..Chronic infections, including periodontal infections, may predispose to cardiovascular disease. The present study investigates the relationship of periodontal disease and tooth loss with subclinical atherosclerosis...
  84. pmc Periodontal microbiota and carotid intima-media thickness: the Oral Infections and Vascular Disease Epidemiology Study (INVEST)
    Moise Desvarieux
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Circulation 111:576-82. 2005
    ..Chronic infections, including periodontal infections, may predispose to cardiovascular disease. We investigated the relationship between periodontal microbiota and subclinical atherosclerosis...
  85. pmc The association between kidney disease and cardiovascular risk in a multiethnic cohort: findings from the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Thomas L Nickolas
    Stroke 39:2876-9. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the relationship between chronic kidney disease (CKD), race-ethnicity, and vascular outcomes...
  86. pmc Heritability of left ventricular mass and other morphologic variables in Caribbean Hispanic subjects: the Northern Manhattan Family Study
    Suh Hang Hank Juo
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:735-7. 2005
  87. pmc Association between diabetes mellitus and left ventricular hypertrophy in a multiethnic population
    Kazuo Eguchi
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Tochigi, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 101:1787-91. 2008
    ..Presence of T2DM increased the risk of LV hypertrophy by about 1.5-fold, and it possibly interacted with central obesity...
  88. ncbi request reprint Obstacle training programme for individuals post stroke: feasibility study
    Clare C Bassile
    Columbia University, Program in Physical Therapy, New York, New York, USA
    Clin Rehabil 17:130-6. 2003
    ..The purposes were threefold: to develop an obstacle ambulation training programme, to recruit and retain individuals post chronic stroke and to assess the effectiveness of the obstacle ambulation training programme...
  89. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and stroke mortality: refining the relationship
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Stroke 33:274-5. 2002