Daichi Shimbo

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Depressive symptoms are not associated with leukocyte telomere length: findings from the Nova Scotia Health Survey (NSHS95), a population-based study
    Jonathan A Shaffer
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e48318. 2012
  2. pmc The contributions of unhealthy lifestyle factors to apparent resistant hypertension: findings from the Reasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study
    Daichi Shimbo
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Hypertens 31:370-6. 2013
  3. pmc Association between annual visit-to-visit blood pressure variability and stroke in postmenopausal women: data from the Women's Health Initiative
    Daichi Shimbo
    Columbia University Medical Center, 622 West 168th St, PH 9 310, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Hypertension 60:625-30. 2012
  4. pmc Masked hypertension and prehypertension: diagnostic overlap and interrelationships with left ventricular mass: the Masked Hypertension Study
    Daichi Shimbo
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Hypertens 25:664-71. 2012
  5. pmc Endothelial dysfunction and the risk of hypertension: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Daichi Shimbo
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Hypertension 55:1210-6. 2010
  6. pmc Hostility and platelet reactivity in individuals without a history of cardiovascular disease events
    Daichi Shimbo
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Division of General Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 West 168th Street, PH 9 949, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:741-7. 2009
  7. pmc Preventing misdiagnosis of ambulatory hypertension: algorithm using office and home blood pressures
    Daichi Shimbo
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Hypertens 27:1775-83. 2009
  8. pmc Effect of anger provocation on endothelium-dependent and -independent vasodilation
    Daichi Shimbo
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Division of General Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:860-3. 2007
  9. pmc Relative utility of home, ambulatory, and office blood pressures in the prediction of end-organ damage
    Daichi Shimbo
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Hypertens 20:476-82. 2007
  10. pmc Association of left ventricular hypertrophy with incident hypertension: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Daichi Shimbo
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 West 168th Street, PH 9 949, New York, NY 10031, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:898-905. 2011

Detail Information

Publications68

  1. pmc Depressive symptoms are not associated with leukocyte telomere length: findings from the Nova Scotia Health Survey (NSHS95), a population-based study
    Jonathan A Shaffer
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e48318. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc The contributions of unhealthy lifestyle factors to apparent resistant hypertension: findings from the Reasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study
    Daichi Shimbo
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Hypertens 31:370-6. 2013
    ..Unhealthy lifestyle factors may contribute to apparent treatment resistant hypertension (aTRH). We examined associations of unhealthy lifestyle factors with aTRH in individuals taking antihypertensive medications from three or more classes...
  3. pmc Association between annual visit-to-visit blood pressure variability and stroke in postmenopausal women: data from the Women's Health Initiative
    Daichi Shimbo
    Columbia University Medical Center, 622 West 168th St, PH 9 310, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Hypertension 60:625-30. 2012
    ..In postmenopausal women, greater VVV of SBP was associated with increased risk of stroke, particularly in the lowest range of mean SBP...
  4. pmc Masked hypertension and prehypertension: diagnostic overlap and interrelationships with left ventricular mass: the Masked Hypertension Study
    Daichi Shimbo
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Hypertens 25:664-71. 2012
    ..This study examined the diagnostic overlap between MHT and PHT, and their interrelationships with left ventricular (LV) mass index (LVMI), a marker of cardiovascular end-organ damage...
  5. pmc Endothelial dysfunction and the risk of hypertension: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Daichi Shimbo
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Hypertension 55:1210-6. 2010
    ..In this sample, reduced FMD was not an independent predictor of hypertension incidence, suggesting that impaired endothelial function does not play a major role in the development of hypertension...
  6. pmc Hostility and platelet reactivity in individuals without a history of cardiovascular disease events
    Daichi Shimbo
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Division of General Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 West 168th Street, PH 9 949, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:741-7. 2009
    ..Hostility is associated with incident CVD events, independent of traditional risk factors. Increased platelet reactivity and thrombus formation over a disrupted coronary plaque are fundamental for CVD event onset...
  7. pmc Preventing misdiagnosis of ambulatory hypertension: algorithm using office and home blood pressures
    Daichi Shimbo
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Hypertens 27:1775-83. 2009
    ..We tested whether incorporating an upper office blood pressure (OBP) cut-off in the algorithm, higher than the traditional 140/90 mmHg, reduces the need for HBPM and ABPM...
  8. pmc Effect of anger provocation on endothelium-dependent and -independent vasodilation
    Daichi Shimbo
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Division of General Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:860-3. 2007
    ....
  9. pmc Relative utility of home, ambulatory, and office blood pressures in the prediction of end-organ damage
    Daichi Shimbo
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Hypertens 20:476-82. 2007
    ....
  10. pmc Association of left ventricular hypertrophy with incident hypertension: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Daichi Shimbo
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 West 168th Street, PH 9 949, New York, NY 10031, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:898-905. 2011
    ..001 for linear trend), whereas higher LV mass/volume quartiles were not (P = 0.643 for linear trend). In this multiethnic cohort, alterations in LV mass preceded hypertension onset among normotensive individuals...
  11. ncbi request reprint Role of depression and inflammation in incident coronary heart disease events
    Daichi Shimbo
    The Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia University Medical Center, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:1016-21. 2005
    ..In this review, the publications examining the relations among depression, inflammation, and CHD events are discussed...
  12. pmc Relation between leukocyte telomere length and incident coronary heart disease events (from the 1995 Canadian Nova Scotia Health Survey)
    Siqin Ye
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Cardiol 111:962-7. 2013
    ..25, 95% confidence interval 0.82 to 1.90, p = 0.30). In conclusion, these findings do not support a linear association between leukocyte telomere length and incident CHD risk in the general population...
  13. pmc Prevalence and characteristics of anergia (lack of energy) in patients with acute coronary syndrome
    Jonathan A Shaffer
    Center for Cardiovascular Behavioral Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 110:1213-8. 2012
    ..It is distinct from depression and is associated with modifiable clinical factors such as participation in exercise and bodily pain that may be appropriate targets for intervention...
  14. pmc Posttraumatic stress due to an acute coronary syndrome increases risk of 42-month major adverse cardiac events and all-cause mortality
    Donald Edmondson
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Columbia University Medical Center, NY, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 45:1621-6. 2011
    ..The presence of intrusion symptoms is a strong and independent predictor of elevated risk for MACE and ACM, and should be considered in the risk stratification of ACS patients...
  15. pmc Relations between QRS|T angle, cardiac risk factors, and mortality in the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)
    William Whang
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:981-7. 2012
    ..In conclusion, an abnormal QRS|T angle, as measured on a 12-lead electrocardiogram, was associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular and all-cause mortality in this population-based sample without known heart disease...
  16. pmc Directionality of the relationship between depressive symptom dimensions and C-reactive protein in patients with acute coronary syndromes
    Jonathan A Shaffer
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:370-7. 2011
    ..We examined whether depressive symptoms or inflammation predicts change in the other for a 3-month period in a sample of adults with acute coronary syndromes (ACS)...
  17. pmc Behavioral mechanisms, elevated depressive symptoms, and the risk for myocardial infarction or death in individuals with coronary heart disease: the REGARDS (Reason for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke) study
    Siqin Ye
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:622-30. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether behavioral mechanisms explain the association between depressive symptoms and myocardial infarction (MI) or death in individuals with coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  18. pmc Anxiety is a better predictor of platelet reactivity in coronary artery disease patients than depression
    M Urooj Zafar
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1030, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Eur Heart J 31:1573-82. 2010
    ..We investigated the associations of depression and anxiety with serotonin-mediated platelet hyperactivity in coronary artery disease (CAD) patients in a cross-sectional study...
  19. pmc Association of anhedonia with recurrent major adverse cardiac events and mortality 1 year after acute coronary syndrome
    Karina W Davidson
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:480-8. 2010
    ....
  20. pmc The 'perfect storm' and acute coronary syndrome onset: do psychosocial factors play a role?
    Matthew M Burg
    Department of Medicine, Center for Cardiovascular Behavioral Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 55:601-10. 2013
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Superiority of ambulatory to physician blood pressure is not an artifact of differential measurement reliability
    William Gerin
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Blood Press Monit 11:297-301. 2006
    ..Whether this is due to the greater reliability owing to the larger number of measurements that are usually taken using ambulatory monitoring, or the greater validity of these measurements independent of the number, remains controversial...
  22. pmc Observed hostility and the risk of incident ischemic heart disease: a prospective population study from the 1995 Canadian Nova Scotia Health Survey
    Jonathan D Newman
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:1222-8. 2011
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Standardizing the comparison of systolic blood pressure vs. pulse pressure for predicting coronary heart disease
    Karina W Davidson
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 8:411-3. 2006
    ..However, when using an increase of 1 SD, the RR associated with SBP was larger than for PP. Although both are predictors, the authors conclude that SBP has a larger RR than PP for coronary heart disease events...
  24. pmc Enhanced depression care for patients with acute coronary syndrome and persistent depressive symptoms: coronary psychosocial evaluation studies randomized controlled trial
    Karina W Davidson
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, PH9 Center, 622 W 168th St, Room 948, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:600-8. 2010
    ..This study was conducted to determine the acceptability and efficacy of enhanced depression treatment in patients with ACS...
  25. pmc Associations of aortic distensibility and arterial elasticity with long-term visit-to-visit blood pressure variability: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Daichi Shimbo
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Hypertens 26:896-902. 2013
    ..Although higher visit-to-visit variability (VVV) of blood pressure (BP) is associated with increased cardiovascular disease risk, the physiological basis for VVV of BP is incompletely understood...
  26. pmc Gender differences in calls to 9-1-1 during an acute coronary syndrome
    Jonathan D Newman
    Center for Cardiovascular Behavioral Health, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Cardiol 111:58-62. 2013
    ..79, 95% confidence interval 1.22 to 2.64, p <0.01). In conclusion, the findings of the present study suggest that initiatives to increase calls to 911 are needed for women and men...
  27. pmc Comparative validity of 3 diabetes mellitus risk prediction scoring models in a multiethnic US cohort: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Devin M Mann
    Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1087, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:980-8. 2010
    ..10). The Framingham, ARIC, and San Antonio models maintained high discriminative ability but required recalibration in a modern, multiethnic US cohort...
  28. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the white-coat effect
    William Gerin
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Hypertens 24:67-74. 2006
    ..Resting levels taken in the clinic may also be elevated, and will therefore underestimate the WCE...
  29. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic changes following hemodialysis initiation in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease and symptomatic heart failure with reduced ejection fraction
    Anjali Ganda
    Division of Nephrology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Clin Nephrol 77:366-75. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that left ventricular mass index (LVMI) would decrease following HD initiation in CKD patients with symptomatic HF...
  30. pmc Aspirin adherence, aspirin dosage, and C-reactive protein in the first 3 months after acute coronary syndrome
    Ian M Kronish
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 106:1090-4. 2010
    ..The association between aspirin adherence and CRP level was not attenuated by controlling for other risk-reducing behaviors. In conclusion, a strong association was found between aspirin adherence and the CRP level after an ACS...
  31. pmc Depressive symptoms and all-cause mortality in unstable angina pectoris (from the Coronary Psychosocial Evaluation Studies [COPES])
    William Whang
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 106:1104-7. 2010
    ..In conclusion, our results confirm and extend previous evidence linking depression to worse outcomes in UA and suggest that interventions that address depression may be worth examining across the spectrum of risk in ACS...
  32. ncbi request reprint Trends in myocardial infarction rates and case fatality by anatomical location in four United States communities, 1987 to 2008 (from the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study)
    Jonathan D Newman
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 112:1714-9. 2013
    ..In conclusion, our findings suggest that there is room for improvement in the care of patients with multilocation STEMI. ..
  33. 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...
  34. pmc Alterations in diastolic function in masked hypertension: findings from the masked hypertension study
    Yukiko Oe
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Hypertens 26:808-15. 2013
    ..We evaluated whether MHT is associated with impaired diastolic function compared with SHT and sustained normotension (NT) in the general population...
  35. pmc Brachial artery diameter and the right ventricle: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis-right ventricle study
    Christopher T Dibble
    Department of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Chest 142:1399-405. 2012
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Combined role of reduced estimated glomerular filtration rate and microalbuminuria on the prevalence of peripheral arterial disease
    Usman Baber
    Zena and Michael A Wiener Cardiovascular Institute and Marie Josee and Henry R Kravis Center for Cardiovascular Health, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 104:1446-51. 2009
    ..29), and 2.26 (95% confidence interval 1.30 to 3.94), respectively. In conclusion, the coexistence of MA and reduced eGFR was associated with a high prevalence of PAD and might be useful in identifying patients with vascular disease...
  37. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory blood-pressure monitoring
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Department of Medicine, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:2368-74. 2006
  38. pmc Platelet activation in the postoperative period after lung transplantation
    David I Sternberg
    Lung Transplant Program, Department of Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:679-84. 2008
    ..The platelet response to the pulmonary allograft, however, has never been studied. Here we report significant platelet activation immediately after lung transplantation...
  39. pmc Soluble p-selectin and the risk of primary graft dysfunction after lung transplantation
    Steven M Kawut
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Institute, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Chest 136:237-44. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that higher plasma P-selectin levels reflecting platelet activation would therefore be associated with primary graft dysfunction (PGD) after lung transplantation...
  40. pmc Pulmonary hyperinflation and left ventricular mass: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis COPD Study
    Benjamin M Smith
    Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Circulation 127:1503-11, 1511e1-6. 2013
    ..We therefore hypothesized that residual lung volume in COPD would be associated with greater LV mass...
  41. pmc Relation of inflammation to depression and incident coronary heart disease (from the Canadian Nova Scotia Health Survey [NSHS95] Prospective Population Study)
    Karina W Davidson
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, NY, USA
    Am J Cardiol 103:755-61. 2009
    ..In conclusion, increased inflammation explained only a very small proportion of the association between depression and incident CHD...
  42. doi request reprint Reproducibility of visit-to-visit variability of blood pressure measured as part of routine clinical care
    Paul Muntner
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Hypertens 29:2332-8. 2011
    ..Measurement of blood pressure in usual practice settings may be subject to substantial error, calling into question the value of VVV in real-world settings...
  43. pmc Impaired flow-mediated dilation is associated with low pulmonary function and emphysema in ex-smokers: the Emphysema and Cancer Action Project (EMCAP) Study
    R Graham Barr
    Dr P H, Presbyterian Hospital 9 East, Room 105, Columbia University Medical Center, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:1200-7. 2007
    ..Clinical studies examining endothelial function are lacking, particularly early in the disease. Flow-mediated dilation (FMD) is a physiologic measure of endothelial reactivity to endogenous nitric oxide...
  44. pmc Persistent depression affects adherence to secondary prevention behaviors after acute coronary syndromes
    Ian M Kronish
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1178-83. 2006
    ..Poor adherence to secondary prevention behaviors may be a mediator of the relationship between depression and increased mortality...
  45. ncbi request reprint A comparison of morning blood pressure surge in African Americans and whites
    Donald C Haas
    Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:205-9; quiz 210-1. 2005
    ..26 mm Hg; SE=1.0 and 1.1; p=nonsignificant). Morning BP surge is unlikely to account for differences in stroke incidence between African Americans and whites...
  46. ncbi request reprint Potent arterial antithrombotic effect of direct factor-Xa inhibition with ZK-807834 administered to coronary artery disease patients
    M Urooj Zafar
    Zena and Michael A Wiener, Cardiovascular Institute, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Thromb Haemost 97:487-92. 2007
    ..Plasma levels of ZK-807834 show a strong linear correlation with PT ratio. This direct factor-Xa inhibitor may reduce the need for additional potent glycoprotein IIbIIIa inhibition...
  47. pmc C-reactive protein level and the incidence of eligibility for statin therapy: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Devin M Mann
    Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02119, USA
    Clin Cardiol 36:15-20. 2013
    ..This analysis estimates the proportion of people with elevated CRP that become statin eligible over time...
  48. pmc Blood Pressure Reactivity to an Anger Provocation Interview Does Not Predict Incident Cardiovascular Disease Events: The Canadian Nova Scotia Health Survey (NSHS95) Prospective Population Study
    Jonathan A Shaffer
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Int J Hypertens 2012:658128. 2012
    ..Diastolic BP reactivity was not associated with CVD incidence in any model. Individual differences in BP reactivity to a laboratory-induced, structured anger provocation interview may not play a major role in clinical CVD endpoints...
  49. pmc Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms predict delay to hospital in patients with acute coronary syndrome
    Jonathan D Newman
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e27640. 2011
    ..It is unknown, however, whether PTSD symptoms negatively impact the time to presentation during an ACS...
  50. pmc Incident and recurrent major depressive disorder and coronary artery disease severity in acute coronary syndrome patients
    Jeanne Goodman
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 42:670-5. 2008
    ..Possible mechanisms for differing CAD severity by angiogram between these two subtypes are proposed and implications for prognosis and treatment are discussed...
  51. pmc Effect of change in systolic blood pressure between clinic visits on estimated 10-year cardiovascular disease risk
    Siqin Ye
    Department of Medicine, Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Columbia University, New York, NY Electronic address
    J Am Soc Hypertens 8:159-65. 2014
    ..SBP variability can affect CVD risk estimation, and can influence statin eligibility for individuals with an estimated 10-year CVD risk between 5% and 10%. ..
  52. pmc Endothelial microparticles in mild chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and emphysema. The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease study
    Michael A Thomashow
    Department of Medicine, ColumbiaUniversity, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 188:60-8. 2013
    ..However, information on endothelial microparticles (EMPs) in mild COPD and emphysema is lacking...
  53. pmc A pilot study identifying statin nonadherence with visit-to-visit variability of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol
    Devin M Mann
    Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 111:1437-42. 2013
    ..Furthermore, a VVV of LDL cholesterol-based model had good discrimination characteristics for statin nonadherence. Research is needed to validate and generalize these findings to other populations and biomarkers...
  54. doi request reprint Within-visit variability of blood pressure and all-cause and cardiovascular mortality among US adults
    Paul Muntner
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 14:165-71. 2012
    ..35), respectively (P=.566). No association with mortality was present after further adjustment and when modeling within-visit standard deviation of SBP as a continuous variable. Standard deviation of DBP was not associated with mortality...
  55. ncbi request reprint Statin use in heart failure: a cause for concern?
    Amresh Raina
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am Heart J 152:39-49. 2006
    ..However, their efficacy and safety in patients with heart failure (HF) are unknown. In this review, we discuss the evidence for the efficacy and safety of statin therapy in patients with HF...
  56. pmc The effects of weight loss and salt reduction on visit-to-visit blood pressure variability: results from a multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Keith M Diaz
    aCenter for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York bHypertension, Molecular, and Applied Physiology Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania cDepartment of Epidemiology, University of Alabama Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama dVascular Health Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Hypertens 32:840-8. 2014
    ..We investigated the effects of weight loss and sodium reduction, alone or in combination, on VVV of BP in participants enrolled in phase II of the Trials of Hypertension Prevention...
  57. pmc Posttraumatic stress and myocardial infarction risk perceptions in hospitalized acute coronary syndrome patients
    Donald Edmondson
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Columbia University Medical Center New York, NY, USA
    Front Psychol 3:144. 2012
    ..Clinicians should be aware that psychosocial factors, and PTSD in particular, may be associated with poor adherence to medical advice due to exaggerated optimistic bias in recurrence risk perceptions...
  58. ncbi request reprint The Impella Recover LP 5.0 left ventricular assist device: a bridge to coronary artery bypass grafting and cardiac transplantation
    Gina M Larocca
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:468.e5-7. 2006
  59. pmc Cardiac arrhythmias after subarachnoid hemorrhage: risk factors and impact on outcome
    Jennifer A Frontera
    Neurological Intensive Care Unit, Department of Neurosurgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 26:71-8. 2008
    ..Serious cardiac arrhythmias have been described in approximately 5% of patients after subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH). The aim of this study was to identify the frequency, risk factors and clinical impact of cardiac arrhythmia after SAH...
  60. ncbi request reprint Association between troponin I levels and mortality in stable hemodialysis patients
    Michael E Farkouh
    Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Med 114:224-6. 2003
  61. ncbi request reprint Exaggerated serotonin-mediated platelet reactivity as a possible link in depression and acute coronary syndromes
    Daichi Shimbo
    Cardiovascular Biology Research Laboratory, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:331-3. 2002
  62. pmc Impact of A1C screening criterion on the diagnosis of pre-diabetes among U.S. adults
    Devin M Mann
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2190-5. 2010
    ..New clinical practice recommendations include A1C as an alternative to fasting glucose as a diagnostic test for identifying pre-diabetes. The impact of these new recommendations on the diagnosis of pre-diabetes is unknown...
  63. doi request reprint Epicardial fat volume in patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction
    Tuba Khawaja
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 108:397-401. 2011
    ..In conclusion, our data demonstrate a stepwise decrease in EFV in patients with impaired cardiac function...
  64. pmc Physical activity and the prevention of hypertension
    Keith M Diaz
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 West 168th Street, PH 9 319, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 15:659-68. 2013
    ..We review the most recent evidence for the role of physical activity in the prevention of hypertension and discuss recent studies that have sought to address these unanswered questions. ..
  65. pmc The risk of adverse events associated with atropine administration during dobutamine stress echocardiography in cardiac transplant patients: a 28-year single-center experience
    James Wang Ji
    Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York
    J Card Fail 19:762-7. 2013
    ..Although dobutamine stress echocardiography (DSE) is performed in heart transplant patients, the safety profile of atropine administration in DSE in this setting is unclear...
  66. ncbi request reprint Antithrombotic effects of DX-9065a, a direct factor Xa inhibitor: a comparative study in humans versus low molecular weight heparin
    Daichi Shimbo
    Cardiovascular Biology Research Laboratory, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Thromb Haemost 88:733-8. 2002
    ..Several inhibitors of TF, coagulation factors VIIa and Xa are under investigation as novel antithrombotic approaches. We compared the antithrombotic effects of DX-9065a, a new FXa inhibitor, vs. enoxaparin...
  67. ncbi request reprint Is depression a risk factor for coronary heart disease?
    Thomas G Pickering
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:472-3; author reply 473-4. 2004
  68. ncbi request reprint Letter by Kronish et al regarding article, "Residual arachidonic acid-induced platelet activation via an adenosine diphosphate-dependent but cyclooxygenase-1- and cyclooxygenase-2-independent pathway: a 700-patient study of aspirin resistance"
    Ian M Kronish
    Circulation 115:e45; author reply e46. 2007

Research Grants5

  1. Cardiovascular Disease: Depression and Telomere Length
    Daichi Shimbo; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The reasons for this relation are not well known. This study will help determine why depression increases the risk of cardiovascular disease and may suggest ways to develop more effective preventive and treatment strategies. ..
  2. Cardiovascular Disease: Depression and Telomere Length
    Daichi Shimbo; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The reasons for this relation are not well known. This study will help determine why depression increases the risk of cardiovascular disease and may suggest ways to develop more effective preventive and treatment strategies. ..
  3. Cardiovascular Disease: Depression and Telomere Length
    Daichi Shimbo; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The reasons for this relation are not well known. This study will help determine why depression increases the risk of cardiovascular disease and may suggest ways to develop more effective preventive and treatment strategies. ..
  4. Translational Study of Hostility, Atherothrombosis & CAD
    Daichi Shimbo; Fiscal Year: 2007
    This K23 application is a request to enable Dr. Daichi Shimbo to develop into an independent, translational researcher with expertise in preventive cardiology...