Affiliation: Columbia University
- The economic burden of chronic disease care faced by households in Ukraine: a cross-sectional matching study of angina patientsAdrianna Murphy
European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
Int J Equity Health 12:38. 2013..One such country where out-of-pocket payments are especially high is Ukraine. The financial impact of NCDs on households in this country has not been researched...
- Utility of self-reported diagnosis and electrocardiogram Q-waves for estimating myocardial infarction prevalence: an international comparison studyAndrew Moran
Division of General Medicine, Columbia University, Presbyterian Hospital room PH 9 East 105, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
Heart 98:1660-6. 2012..We sought to assess relative prevalence of self-reported prior MI and ECG Q-waves (ECG-MI) in populations and population subgroups with varying MI prevalence...
- Eliminating out-of-pocket drug costs may improve outcomes after myocardial infarction--but at what cost to Medicare?Andrew Moran
Division of General Internal Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 5:606-7. 2008..The results of the Choudhry et al. analysis suggest that improving adherence to a secondary prevention strategy by eliminating out-of-pocket costs for standard post-MI medications would be a cost-effective Medicare policy...
- Coronary heart disease and stroke attributable to major risk factors is similar in Argentina and the United States: the Coronary Heart Disease Policy ModelAndrew Moran
Division of General Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA
Int J Cardiol 150:332-7. 2011..Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in Argentina and the U.S. Argentina is 92% urban, with cardiovascular disease risk factor levels approximating the U.S...
- The future impact of population growth and aging on coronary heart disease in China: projections from the Coronary Heart Disease Policy Model-ChinaAndrew Moran
Division of General Internal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA
BMC Public Health 8:394. 2008..China will experience an overall growth and aging of its adult population in coming decades. We used a computer model to forecast the future impact of these demographic changes on coronary heart disease (CHD) in China...
- Value of ambulatory arterial stiffness index and 24-h pulse pressure to predict progression of albuminuria in elderly people with diabetes mellitusWalter Palmas
Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
Am J Hypertens 20:493-500. 2007..Ambulatory 24-h pulse pressure predicts progression of albuminuria in people with diabetes mellitus. It is not known whether the ambulatory arterial stiffness index (AASI) may add to that prediction...
- Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and all-cause mortality in elderly people with diabetes mellitusWalter Palmas
Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Hypertension 53:120-7. 2009..Albuminuria may mediate the association between BP and mortality...
- Future cardiovascular disease in china: markov model and risk factor scenario projections from the coronary heart disease policy model-chinaAndrew Moran
Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:243-52. 2010..The relative effects of individual and combined risk factor trends on future cardiovascular disease in China have not been quantified in detail...
- Projected impact of urbanization on cardiovascular disease in ChinaFaye Chan
Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
Int J Public Health 57:849-54. 2012..The Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) Policy Model-China, a national scale cardiovascular disease computer simulation model, was used to project future impact of urbanization...
- Left ventricular mass and ventricular remodeling among Hispanic subgroups compared with non-Hispanic blacks and whites: MESA (Multi-ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis)Carlos J Rodriguez
Department of Medicine, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 55:234-42. 2010....
- Ambulatory pulse pressure and progression of urinary albumin excretion in older patients with type 2 diabetes mellitusWalter Palmas
Division of General Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Hypertension 48:301-8. 2006..23 (1.04 to 1.42). In conclusion, ambulatory pulse pressure may provide additional information to predict progression of albuminuria in elderly diabetic subjects above and beyond office blood pressure...