Lori J Mosca

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Waist circumference predicts cardiometabolic and global Framingham risk among women screened during National Woman's Heart Day
    Lori Mosca
    NewYork Presbyterian Hospital Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:24-34. 2006
  2. pmc Association between having a caregiver and clinical outcomes 1 year after hospitalization for cardiovascular disease
    Lori Mosca
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:135-9. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Opportunity for intervention to achieve American Heart Association guidelines for optimal lipid levels in high-risk women in a managed care setting
    Lori Mosca
    Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 111:488-93. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint National study of physician awareness and adherence to cardiovascular disease prevention guidelines
    Lori Mosca
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 111:499-510. 2005
  5. pmc Management of dyslipidemia in women in the post-hormone therapy era
    Lori Mosca
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:297-305. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint National study of women's awareness, preventive action, and barriers to cardiovascular health
    Lori Mosca
    The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA
    Circulation 113:525-34. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for prevention of cardiovascular disease in women: a summary of recommendations
    Lori Mosca
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Prev Cardiol 10:19-25. 2007
  8. pmc Effect of raloxifene on stroke and venous thromboembolism according to subgroups in postmenopausal women at increased risk of coronary heart disease
    Lori Mosca
    Director, Preventive Cardiology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 601 West 168th Street, 43, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 40:147-55. 2009
  9. pmc Twelve-year follow-up of American women's awareness of cardiovascular disease risk and barriers to heart health
    Lori Mosca
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:120-7. 2010
  10. pmc Patterns of caregiving among patients hospitalized with cardiovascular disease
    Lori Mosca
    Columbia University Medical Center, Preventive Cardiology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 26:305-11. 2011

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Waist circumference predicts cardiometabolic and global Framingham risk among women screened during National Woman's Heart Day
    Lori Mosca
    NewYork Presbyterian Hospital Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:24-34. 2006
    ....
  2. pmc Association between having a caregiver and clinical outcomes 1 year after hospitalization for cardiovascular disease
    Lori Mosca
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:135-9. 2012
    ..Systematic determination of having a caregiver might be a simple method to identify patients at a heightened risk of poor clinical outcomes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Opportunity for intervention to achieve American Heart Association guidelines for optimal lipid levels in high-risk women in a managed care setting
    Lori Mosca
    Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 111:488-93. 2005
    ..This study evaluated optimal lipid-level attainment and treatment patterns on the basis of these guidelines in high-risk women in a managed care setting...
  4. ncbi request reprint National study of physician awareness and adherence to cardiovascular disease prevention guidelines
    Lori Mosca
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 111:499-510. 2005
    ..Few data have evaluated physician adherence to cardiovascular disease (CVD) prevention guidelines according to physician specialty or patient characteristics, particularly gender...
  5. pmc Management of dyslipidemia in women in the post-hormone therapy era
    Lori Mosca
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:297-305. 2005
    ..This article reviews these recommendations and the evidence supporting them...
  6. ncbi request reprint National study of women's awareness, preventive action, and barriers to cardiovascular health
    Lori Mosca
    The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA
    Circulation 113:525-34. 2006
    ..There is growing awareness of cardiovascular disease (CVD) as the leading cause of death in women, but whether this greater awareness is associated with increased action by women to lower their personal or family's risk is unknown...
  7. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for prevention of cardiovascular disease in women: a summary of recommendations
    Lori Mosca
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Prev Cardiol 10:19-25. 2007
    ..The authors provide an overview of the recommendations in the 3 different categories: lifestyle interventions, major risk factor interventions, and preventive drug interventions...
  8. pmc Effect of raloxifene on stroke and venous thromboembolism according to subgroups in postmenopausal women at increased risk of coronary heart disease
    Lori Mosca
    Director, Preventive Cardiology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 601 West 168th Street, 43, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 40:147-55. 2009
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to evaluate the effect of raloxifene on the incidence of all strokes, stroke deaths, and venous thromboembolic events according to participant subgroups...
  9. pmc Twelve-year follow-up of American women's awareness of cardiovascular disease risk and barriers to heart health
    Lori Mosca
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:120-7. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess contemporary awareness of CVD risk and barriers to prevention in a nationally representative sample of women and to evaluate trends since 1997 from similar triennial surveys...
  10. pmc Patterns of caregiving among patients hospitalized with cardiovascular disease
    Lori Mosca
    Columbia University Medical Center, Preventive Cardiology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 26:305-11. 2011
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  11. ncbi request reprint Cardiology patient page. Heart disease prevention in women. American Heart Association
    Lori Mosca
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 109:e158-60. 2004
  12. ncbi request reprint Tracking women's awareness of heart disease: an American Heart Association national study
    Lori Mosca
    NewYork Presbyterian Hospital Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Circulation 109:573-9. 2004
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  13. ncbi request reprint Design and methods of the Raloxifene Use for The Heart (RUTH) study
    L Mosca
    Preventive Cardiology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Cardiol 88:392-5. 2001
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  14. ncbi request reprint Contemporary management of hyperlipidemia in women
    Lori J Mosca
    Preventive Cardiology Program, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY10032, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:423-32. 2002
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  15. ncbi request reprint Lipid-lowering therapies in the management of acute coronary syndromes
    Lori Mosca
    Preventive Cardiology Program, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 622 West 168th Street, PH 10 203B, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 4:320-6. 2002
    ..This paper reviews the evidence supporting the potential benefits and mechanisms of statin therapy in the management of ACS. Clinical guidelines to achieve optimal lipid management are also discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Optimal management of cholesterol levels and the prevention of coronary heart disease in women
    Lori J Mosca
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am Fam Physician 65:217-26. 2002
    ..The National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel III also supports this strategy and significantly expands the number of women who qualify for intervention...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of raloxifene on serum triglycerides in postmenopausal women: influence of predisposing factors for hypertriglyceridemia
    L Mosca
    Columbia University, and New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Clin Ther 23:1552-65. 2001
    ..Estrogen increases serum triglyceride (TG) levels and induces hypertriglyceridemia in susceptible women. The effect of raloxifene (RLX), a selective estrogen-receptor modulator, on serum TG has not been studied in detail...
  18. ncbi request reprint Rationale and overview of the Raloxifene Use for the Heart (RUTH) trial
    L Mosca
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 949:181-5. 2001
    ..RUTH is a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized, clinical trial of 10,101 women aged 55 years or older from 26 countries and is expected to be completed in approximately 5 years...
  19. ncbi request reprint Coronary heart disease in ethnically diverse women: risk perception and communication
    Allison H Christian
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 80:1593-9. 2005
    ..To assess perceived vs calculated risk of coronary heart disease (CHD), preferred methods of communicating risk, and the effect of brief educational intervention to improve accurate perceptions of personal risk...
  20. pmc Waist circumference, body mass index, and their association with cardiometabolic and global risk
    Allison H Christian
    Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 4:12-9. 2009
    ..Our data support inclusion of WC and BMI in screening guidelines for diverse populations to identify individuals at increased cardiometabolic risk...
  21. pmc The effect of a cardiovascular educational intervention on healthcare utilization and costs
    Amar C Nawathe
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:339-46. 2010
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  22. ncbi request reprint Greater dietary intake of simple carbohydrate is associated with lower concentrations of high-density-lipoprotein cholesterol in hypercholesterolemic children
    T J Starc
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Cardiovascular Health Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 67:1147-54. 1998
    ..In summary, higher dietary intake of simple carbohydrates was associated with lower HDL-cholesterol concentrations in hypercholesterolemic children consuming reduced-fat diets...
  23. ncbi request reprint Leisure and occupational physical activity and risk of colorectal adenomatous polyps
    A I Neugut
    Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Cancer 68:744-8. 1996
    ..No effects were observed for females. Thus, in this study, both leisure and occupational physical activity were associated with a reduced risk of incident and metachronous adenomas among men but not women...
  24. ncbi request reprint The role of hormone replacement therapy in the prevention of postmenopausal heart disease
    L Mosca
    Preventive Cardiology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032
    Arch Intern Med 160:2263-72. 2000
    ..Potential risks and benefits of therapy are discussed. The relative effects of other estrogen and lipid-lowering therapies for preventing coronary heart disease in postmenopausal women are highlighted...
  25. ncbi request reprint Myocardial blood flow and flow reserve in response to hormone therapy in postmenopausal women with risk factors for coronary disease
    C Duvernoy
    Division of Cardiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:2783-8. 2004
    ..Further study is needed to clarify the effects of CHT on the endothelium of women with presumably diseased vasculature...
  26. ncbi request reprint Association between self-reported physical activity and vascular reactivity in postmenopausal women
    R McKechnie
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, The University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Atherosclerosis 159:483-90. 2001
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Research Grants8

  1. Effectiveness of a Family Heart Health Intervention
    Lori Mosca; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study will provide important information about the effectiveness of a novel program to identify persons at risk of CHD and increase attainment of Healthy People 2010 Objectives. ..
  2. Applied Preventive Cardiology Research
    Lori Mosca; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The research and careers supported by this project are expected to have a positive impact on attainment of the Healthy People 2010 lifestyle and CVD prevention. ..
  3. Family Cardiac Caregiver Investigation to Evaluate Outcomes (FIT-O)
    Lori J Mosca; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Improved adherence to evidence-based preventive therapies could have a substantial public health benefit. ..