M J Roman

Summary

Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Association of central and peripheral blood pressures with intermediate cardiovascular phenotypes
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 E 68th St, New York, NY 10021
    Hypertension 63:1148-53. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and relation to risk factors of carotid atherosclerosis and left ventricular hypertrophy in systemic lupus erythematosus and antiphospholipid antibody syndrome
    M J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, the New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 87:663-6, A11. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular manifestations of rheumatologic diseases
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University and the Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Circulation 116:2346-55. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Rate and determinants of progression of atherosclerosis in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Mary J Roman
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, and the Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 56:3412-9. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Arterial stiffness in chronic inflammatory diseases
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, 525 East 68th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 46:194-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint American society of echocardiography report. Clinical application of noninvasive vascular ultrasound in cardiovascular risk stratification: a report from the American Society of Echocardiography and the Society for Vascular Medicine and Biology
    Mary J Roman
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Vasc Med 11:201-11. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Central pressure more strongly relates to vascular disease and outcome than does brachial pressure: the Strong Heart Study
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 50:197-203. 2007
  8. pmc High central pulse pressure is independently associated with adverse cardiovascular outcome the strong heart study
    Mary J Roman
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:1730-4. 2009
  9. pmc Vascular biomarkers in the prediction of clinical cardiovascular disease: the Strong Heart Study
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 59:29-35. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Preclinical carotid atherosclerosis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Hospital for Special Surgery, and The Rogosin Institute, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:249-56. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Association of central and peripheral blood pressures with intermediate cardiovascular phenotypes
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 E 68th St, New York, NY 10021
    Hypertension 63:1148-53. 2014
    ..Finally, limited data suggesting a more important impact of reversing hypertensive cardiovascular hypertrophy by lowering central pressure for a given brachial pressure require confirmation in larger, longitudinal intervention studies...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and relation to risk factors of carotid atherosclerosis and left ventricular hypertrophy in systemic lupus erythematosus and antiphospholipid antibody syndrome
    M J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, the New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 87:663-6, A11. 2001
    ..005) and left ventricular hypertrophy (32% vs 5%, p < 0.005), supporting the possibility that chronic inflammation predisposes to premature cardiovascular disease in SLE...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular manifestations of rheumatologic diseases
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University and the Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Circulation 116:2346-55. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Rate and determinants of progression of atherosclerosis in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Mary J Roman
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, and the Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 56:3412-9. 2007
    ..To determine the rate of atherosclerosis progression as well as the relationship of traditional risk factors, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)-related factors, and treatment to atherosis progression in SLE patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Arterial stiffness in chronic inflammatory diseases
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, 525 East 68th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 46:194-9. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint American society of echocardiography report. Clinical application of noninvasive vascular ultrasound in cardiovascular risk stratification: a report from the American Society of Echocardiography and the Society for Vascular Medicine and Biology
    Mary J Roman
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Vasc Med 11:201-11. 2006
    ..Its application is substantially more challenging than is carotid imaging and remains largely a research technique that is not readily translated into routine clinical practice...
  7. ncbi request reprint Central pressure more strongly relates to vascular disease and outcome than does brachial pressure: the Strong Heart Study
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 50:197-203. 2007
    ..These findings support prospective examination of use of central blood pressure as a treatment target in future trials...
  8. pmc High central pulse pressure is independently associated with adverse cardiovascular outcome the strong heart study
    Mary J Roman
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:1730-4. 2009
    ..This study was designed to facilitate clinical use of central pulse pressure (PP). We sought to determine a value that might predict adverse outcome and thereby provide a target for assessment of intervention strategies...
  9. pmc Vascular biomarkers in the prediction of clinical cardiovascular disease: the Strong Heart Study
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 59:29-35. 2012
    ..These findings support the utility of separate assessment of focal atherosclerosis and intimal-medial thickness in epidemiological studies, trials, and risk stratification protocols...
  10. ncbi request reprint Preclinical carotid atherosclerosis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Hospital for Special Surgery, and The Rogosin Institute, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:249-56. 2006
    ..Rheumatoid arthritis is associated with increased morbidity and mortality because of cardiovascular disease, independent of traditional risk factors...
  11. doi request reprint Relations of central and brachial blood pressure to left ventricular hypertrophy and geometry: the Strong Heart Study
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York 10021, USA
    J Hypertens 28:384-8. 2010
    ..Data regarding the relative impacts of central and brachial pressures on left ventricular hypertrophy and geometry are limited...
  12. pmc Differential impacts of blood pressure and lipid lowering on regression of ventricular and arterial mass: the Stop Atherosclerosis in Native Diabetics Trial
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 East 68th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 58:367-71. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest that there is no threshold of systolic blood pressure below which regression of cardiovascular target organ damage cannot be achieved...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of accelerated atherosclerosis in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, The Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:2399-406. 2003
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Congestive heart failure despite normal left ventricular systolic function in a population-based sample: the Strong Heart Study
    R B Devereux
    Department of Medicine, the New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Cardiol 86:1090-6. 2000
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Stroke volume and cardiac output in normotensive children and adults. Assessment of relations with body size and impact of overweight
    G De Simone
    Division of Cardiology, New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, NY 10021, USA
    Circulation 95:1837-43. 1997
    ..Relations between organs and body size are not linear but rather follow allometric (growth) relations characterized by their powers (exponents)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular wall stresses and wall stress-mass-heart rate products in hypertensive patients with electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE study. Losartan Intervention For Endpoint reduction in hypertension
    R B Devereux
    Department of Medicine, The New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, USA
    J Hypertens 18:1129-38. 2000
    ..Left ventricular (LV) hypertrophy on echocardiogram (ECG) strongly predicts coronary heart disease events, but the mechanisms linking increased LV mass to ischemic vascular events is uncertain...
  17. pmc Does cardiovascular phenotype explain the association between diabetes and incident heart failure? The Strong Heart Study
    G De Simone
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 23:285-91. 2013
    ..Initial cardiovascular (CV) characteristics, associated with incident heart failure (HF) might explain the association of diabetes with incident HF...
  18. ncbi request reprint Separate and joint effects of systemic hypertension and diabetes mellitus on left ventricular structure and function in American Indians (the Strong Heart Study)
    J N Bella
    Department of Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Cardiol 87:1260-5. 2001
    ..001). In conclusion, DM and SH each have adverse effects on LV geometry and function, and the combination of SH and DM results in the greatest degree of LV hypertrophy, myocardial dysfunction, and arterial stiffness...
  19. ncbi request reprint Relations of stroke volume and cardiac output to body composition: the strong heart study
    T Collis
    Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 103:820-5. 2001
    ..Although cardiac output (CO) plays the vital role of delivering nutrients to body tissues, few data are available concerning the relations of stroke volume (SV) and CO to body composition in large population samples...
  20. ncbi request reprint Stroke volume/pulse pressure ratio and cardiovascular risk in arterial hypertension
    G De Simone
    Division of Cardiology, The New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 33:800-5. 1999
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  21. ncbi request reprint Impact of diabetes on cardiac structure and function: the strong heart study
    R B Devereux
    New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, New York, USA
    Circulation 101:2271-6. 2000
    ..Whether diabetes mellitus (DM) adversely affects left ventricular (LV) structure and function independently of increases in body mass index (BMI) and blood pressure is controversial...
  22. ncbi request reprint Relations of left ventricular mass to demographic and hemodynamic variables in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    R B Devereux
    Department of Medicine, The New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, NY 10021, USA
    Circulation 96:1416-23. 1997
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Fibrinogen and preclinical echocardiographic target organ damage: the strong heart study
    V Palmieri
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Hypertension 38:1068-74. 2001
    ..38; P<0.001). Thus, in a population sample of adults without clinically overt coronary heart disease, elevated fibrinogen is an independent correlate of prognostically relevant cardiovascular target organ damage...
  24. ncbi request reprint Relation of exercise-induced myocardial ischemia to cardiac and carotid structure
    P M Okin
    Department of Medicine, The New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, New York 10021, USA
    Hypertension 30:1382-8. 1997
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implications of the compensatory nature of left ventricular mass in arterial hypertension
    G De Simone
    Division of Cardiology, The New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York 10021, USA
    J Hypertens 19:119-25. 2001
    ..e. higher than predicted by individual body size, sex and cardiac load [delta%LVM]) is associated with an increased rate of cardiovascular events, and whether values of LV mass lower than appropriate confer protection...
  26. ncbi request reprint Association of carotid atherosclerosis with electrocardiographic myocardial ischemia and left ventricular hypertrophy
    P M Okin
    Department of Medicine, New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 28:3-7. 1996
    ..These findings suggest that the associations of ischemia and left ventricular hypertrophy with carotid atherosclerosis may contribute to the increased incidence of coronary events in patients with carotid atherosclerosis...
  27. ncbi request reprint Impact of arterial stiffening on left ventricular structure
    M J Roman
    Division of Cardiology and the Hypertension Center, Department of Medicine, Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Hypertension 36:489-94. 2000
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  28. ncbi request reprint Effect of hypertension on aortic root size and prevalence of aortic regurgitation
    M Kim
    Department of Medicine, New York Hospital Cornell University Medical Center, New York 10021, USA
    Hypertension 28:47-52. 1996
    ..Although dilatation at the commissural attachment might be expected to predispose to an increase in aortic regurgitation, we did not detect such a difference in this population of healthy, asymptomatic individuals...
  29. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic left ventricular geometry in hypertensive patients with electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy: The LIFE Study
    R B Devereux
    Department of Medicine, The New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, NY, USA
    Blood Press 10:74-82. 2001
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  30. ncbi request reprint The impact of diabetes on left ventricular filling pattern in normotensive and hypertensive adults: the Strong Heart Study
    J E Liu
    Department of Medicine, The New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, New York 10021, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 37:1943-9. 2001
    ..We sought to determine the effect of diabetes mellitus (DM) on left ventricular (LV) filling pattern in normotensive (NT) and hypertensive (HTN) individuals...
  31. ncbi request reprint Relations of Doppler stroke volume and its components to left ventricular stroke volume in normotensive and hypertensive American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    R B Devereux
    Department of Medicine, The New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Hypertens 10:619-28. 1997
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Relation of left ventricular midwall function to cardiovascular risk factors and arterial structure and function
    R B Devereux
    Department of Medicine, The New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 31:929-36. 1998
    ..004) and negatively to hemoglobin A1c (P<.01). Thus, higher LV midwall function is associated with female gender and more favorable profiles of hemodynamics, metabolic pattern, and arterial structure and function...
  33. pmc Metabolic syndrome and left ventricular hypertrophy in the prediction of cardiovascular events: the Strong Heart Study
    G De Simone
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 19:98-104. 2009
    ..Whether MetS increases risk of CV events independently of presence of LVH has never been investigated. It is also unclear whether LVH predicts CV risk both in the presence and absence of MetS...
  34. ncbi request reprint Relationship of impaired glucose tolerance to left ventricular structure and function: The Strong Heart Study
    A Ilercil
    New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am Heart J 141:992-8. 2001
    ..7), and cardiac output/height(1.83). CONCLUSIONS: IGT is associated with increased LV wall thickness, mass, and cardiac output independent of effects of relevant covariates...
  35. ncbi request reprint Relation of left ventricular chamber and midwall function to age in normal children, adolescents and adults
    G De Simone
    Division of Cardiology, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, USA
    Ital Heart J 1:295-300. 2000
    ..The goal of this study was to identify the effect of body growth and aging, and normal limits of the relation of left ventricular endocardial and midwall shortening to wall stress...
  36. ncbi request reprint Age-related changes in total arterial capacitance from birth to maturity in a normotensive population
    G De Simone
    Division of Cardiology, New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, New York 10021, USA
    Hypertension 29:1213-7. 1997
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Relation of age to left ventricular function and systemic hemodynamics in uncomplicated mild hypertension
    D J Slotwiner
    Department of Medicine and Hypertension Center, The New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Hypertension 37:1404-9. 2001
    ..Vascular stiffness progressively increases with age, independent of change in mean pressure or resistance, possibly contributing to increased rates of cardiovascular events in older individuals...
  38. ncbi request reprint A population-based assessment of left ventricular systolic dysfunction in middle-aged and older adults: the Strong Heart Study
    R B Devereux
    Department of Medicine, Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am Heart J 141:439-46. 2001
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Aortic root dilatation at sinuses of valsalva and aortic regurgitation in hypertensive and normotensive subjects: The Hypertension Genetic Epidemiology Network Study
    V Palmieri
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 37:1229-35. 2001
    ..Sinuses of Valsalva dilatation was associated with higher left ventricular mass and lower systolic function, which may contribute to higher cardiovascular risk in subjects with aortic root dilatation...
  40. ncbi request reprint Interaction between body size and cardiac workload: influence on left ventricular mass during body growth and adulthood
    G De Simone
    Division of Cardiology, The New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, New York, USA
    Hypertension 31:1077-82. 1998
    ..This might be due to genotypic variations and/or measurement error...
  41. ncbi request reprint Relation of blood pressure variability to carotid atherosclerosis and carotid artery and left ventricular hypertrophy
    M J Roman
    Division of Cardiology and the Hypertension Center, Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 21:1507-11. 2001
    ..However, neither systolic nor diastolic BP variability was independently associated with carotid atherosclerotic plaque or LV mass...
  42. ncbi request reprint Left atrial systolic force and cardiovascular outcome. The Strong Heart Study
    Marcello Chinali
    Department of Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Hypertens 18:1570-6; discussion 1577. 2005
    ..The goal of this study was to determine whether LASF adds to prognostic prediction of other markers of preclinical cardiovascular disease in a population with a high prevalence of hypertension and diabetes...
  43. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome less strongly associated with target organ damage than syndrome components in a healthy, working population
    Kazuo Eguchi
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:337-44. 2007
    ..The data suggest that physicians should evaluate blood pressure and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol as well as other cardiovascular risk factors without regard to whether a patient meets the criteria for the MS...
  44. ncbi request reprint Relation of left ventricular hypertrophy to inflammation and albuminuria in adults with type 2 diabetes: the strong heart study
    Vittorio Palmieri
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:2764-9. 2003
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  45. ncbi request reprint Myocardial function and geometry in hypertensive subjects with low levels of afterload
    Gerard P Aurigemma
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, Mass 01655, USA
    Am Heart J 143:546-51. 2002
    ..It has been hypothesized that the level of end-systolic wall stress (sigma(m)) is a feedback signal that regulates the level of hypertrophy. Thus, low levels of sigma(m) may signify inappropriate hypertrophy...
  46. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibition and diuretic therapy on reductions in ambulatory blood pressure, left ventricular mass, and vascular hypertrophy
    M J Roman
    Department of Medicine, The New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Hypertens 11:387-96. 1998
    ..Vascular geometry was altered consistent with the reduction in distending pressure resulting in vascular remodelling...
  47. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of mitral regurgitation in a population-based sample (the Strong Heart Study)
    E C Jones
    Department of Medicine, The New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Cardiol 87:298-304. 2001
    ..MR is independently associated with female gender, lower BMI, older age, and renal dysfunction, as well as with prior myocardial infarction, mitral stenosis, and mitral valve prolapse. It is not related to dyslipidemia or diabetes...
  48. ncbi request reprint Relation of left ventricular geometry and function to systemic hemodynamics in hypertension: the LIFE Study. Losartan Intervention For Endpoint Reduction in Hypertension Study
    J N Bella
    Cornell Medical Center, New York, USA
    J Hypertens 19:127-34. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: In patients with moderate hypertension and ECG LV hypertrophy, the levels of SV and pulse pressure/ SV, are associated with, and may be stimuli to different LV geometric phenotypes...
  49. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of mitral valve prolapse in a population-based sample of American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    R B Devereux
    Department of Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Med 111:679-85. 2001
    ..However, it is also associated with lower body weight, blood pressure, and prevalence of diabetes; a more favorable metabolic profile and ventricular geometry; and better myocardial and renal function...
  50. pmc Cardiovascular and metabolic predictors of progression of prehypertension into hypertension: the Strong Heart Study
    Marina De Marco
    Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Hypertension 54:974-80. 2009
    ..10). Thus, progression to HTN in 38% of Strong Heart Study prehypertensive participants could be predicted by higher left ventricular mass and stroke volume in addition to baseline systolic blood pressure and prevalent diabetes mellitus...
  51. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implications of relations of left ventricular systolic dysfunction with body composition and myocardial energy expenditure: the Strong Heart Study
    Vittorio Palmieri
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 21:66-71. 2008
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint The ratio of mitral deceleration time to E-wave velocity and mitral deceleration slope outperform deceleration time alone in predicting cardiovascular outcomes: the Strong Heart Study
    Rakesh K Mishra
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:1300-6. 2007
    ..It is not known whether deceleration time normalized for E-velocity or its inverse (deceleration slope) better predicts cardiovascular (CV) events compared with deceleration time or E-velocity alone...
  53. ncbi request reprint Normalization for body size and population-attributable risk of left ventricular hypertrophy: the Strong Heart Study
    Giovanni de Simone
    Division of Cardiology, The New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Hypertens 18:191-6. 2005
    ..The presence of LVH detected by these indices predicts increased cardiovascular (CV) events. Whether different indexations of LVH differ in their ability to predict excess risk is unknown...
  54. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of rheumatic heart disease in American Indians (the Strong Heart Study)
    Wendy L Schaffer
    Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:1379-82. 2003
  55. doi request reprint Cardiac chamber volumes, function, and mass as determined by 64-multidetector row computed tomography: mean values among healthy adults free of hypertension and obesity
    Fay Y Lin
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 1:782-6. 2008
    ..We derived mean values for cardiac dimensions, volumes, function, and mass in a normotensive nonobese population free of cardiovascular disease...
  56. ncbi request reprint Relation of left ventricular geometry and function to aortic root dilatation in patients with systemic hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy (the LIFE study)
    Jonathan N Bella
    Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:337-41. 2002
  57. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular chamber and wall mechanics in the presence of concentric geometry
    G De Simone
    Division of Cardiology, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, NY, USA
    J Hypertens 17:1001-6. 1999
    ..To test the hypothesis that in the presence of left ventricular concentric geometry the definition of 'normal' ejection fraction should be reconsidered, and normality should rather be considered to have a higher than usual lower limit..
  58. ncbi request reprint Time-voltage QRS area of the 12-lead electrocardiogram: detection of left ventricular hypertrophy
    P M Okin
    Department of Medicine, The New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, New York 10021, USA
    Hypertension 31:937-42. 1998
    ..Further study of this approach is needed to identify optimal criteria for LVH based on the time-voltage area measurements from the 12-lead ECG...
  59. ncbi request reprint Comparison of cardiac structure and function in American Indians with and without the metabolic syndrome (the Strong Heart Study)
    Marcello Chinali
    Department of Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:40-4. 2004
    ..Therefore, abnormal LV geometry and function are related to the MS. Increased BP is the component of the MS most strongly associated with cardiac markers of preclinical disease, even in the absence of traditionally defined hypertension...
  60. ncbi request reprint Impact of obesity on cardiac geometry and function in a population of adolescents: the Strong Heart Study
    Marcello Chinali
    Department of Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:2267-73. 2006
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Genetic influences on aortic root size in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    Jonathan N Bella
    Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 22:1008-11. 2002
    ..Echocardiographic screening of family members with aortic root dilatation may identify other individuals predisposed to aortic dissection or rupture...
  62. ncbi request reprint Prognostic impact of systolic hypertension on asymptomatic patients with chronic severe aortic regurgitation and initially normal left ventricular performance at rest
    Phyllis G Supino
    Division of Cardiovascular Pathophysiology and The Howard Gilman Institute for Valvular Heart Diseases, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:964-70. 2005
    ..The theoretically based practice of giving antihypertensive drugs to patients who have AR requires reexamination...
  63. pmc Left ventricular mass and incident hypertension in individuals with initial optimal blood pressure: the Strong Heart Study
    Giovanni de Simone
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    J Hypertens 26:1868-74. 2008
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Relation of insulin resistance to markers of preclinical cardiovascular disease: the Strong Heart Study
    G De Simone
    Division of Cardiology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, New York, N Y 10021, USA
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 13:140-7. 2003
    ..To investigate whether insulin-resistance influences echocardiographic markers of preclinical disease, independent of significant confounders...
  65. ncbi request reprint Association of pulse pressure with cardiovascular outcome is independent of left ventricular hypertrophy and systolic dysfunction: the Strong Heart Study
    Vittorio Palmieri
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Hypertens 19:601-7. 2006
    ..Whether increased pulse pressure (PP) predicts cardiovascular (CV) events independent of left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) and systolic dysfunction is unclear...
  66. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for arterial hypertension in adults with initial optimal blood pressure: the Strong Heart Study
    Giovanni de Simone
    Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 47:162-7. 2006
    ..Possible implications of these findings for primary cardiovascular prevention should be tested in prospective studies...
  67. ncbi request reprint Mitral ratio of peak early to late diastolic filling velocity as a predictor of mortality in middle-aged and elderly adults: the Strong Heart Study
    Jonathan N Bella
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 105:1928-33. 2002
    ..However, the prognostic significance of low or high E/A in older adults remains to be elucidated in population-based samples...
  68. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and prognostic significance of wall-motion abnormalities in adults without clinically recognized cardiovascular disease: the Strong Heart Study
    Silvana Cicala
    Greenberg Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 E 68th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Circulation 116:143-50. 2007
    ..Our objective was to determine whether echocardiographic WM abnormalities predict subsequent cardiovascular events in a population-based sample...
  69. ncbi request reprint Relation of heart rate to left ventricular dimensions in normotensive, normal-weight children, adolescents and adults
    G De Simone
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Ital Heart J 2:599-604. 2001
    ..Accordingly, we designed this study to investigate the relation between heart rate, body size and LV dimensions in children, adolescents and adults over a broad age span...
  70. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in left ventricular systolic function in American Indians (from the Strong Heart Study)
    Jonathan N Bella
    Department of Medicine, Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center, Bronx, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:834-7. 2006
    ..Gender-specific partition values for measures of LV systolic function may be necessary to detect abnormal contractility in clinical and epidemiologic studies...
  71. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of the assessment of the appropriateness of left ventricular mass to detect left ventricular systolic and diastolic abnormalities in absence of echocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE study
    V Palmieri
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 18:423-30. 2004
    ..In conclusion, inappropriately high LV mass was associated with relevant, often preclinical, manifestations of cardiac disease in the absence of traditionally defined echocardiographic LV hypertrophy and concentric geometry...
  72. ncbi request reprint Mitral annular calcification, aortic valve sclerosis, and incident stroke in adults free of clinical cardiovascular disease: the Strong Heart Study
    Jorge R Kizer
    Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Stroke 36:2533-7. 2005
    ..We evaluated the relationship between MAC, AV sclerosis, and first stroke events in a population-based cohort...
  73. ncbi request reprint Relationship of antiphospholipid antibodies to cardiovascular manifestations of systemic lupus erythematosus
    Afshin Farzaneh-Far
    Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 54:3918-25. 2006
    ..We undertook this study to examine the relationships of aPL with valvular, myocardial, and arterial disease in SLE...
  74. ncbi request reprint Associations of aortic and mitral regurgitation with body composition and myocardial energy expenditure in adults with hypertension: the Hypertension Genetic Epidemiology Network study
    Vittorio Palmieri
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Am Heart J 145:1071-7. 2003
    ..However, the relations of valvular regurgitation to body composition and myocardial bioenergetic expenditure have not been previously investigated in a population-based sample...
  75. pmc Usefulness of quantitative assessment of electrocardiographic ST depression for predicting new-onset heart failure in American Indians (from the Strong Heart Study)
    Peter M Okin
    Greenberg Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 100:94-8. 2007
    ..32 per 10-muV increment in STD; p <0.001). In conclusion, increasing STD in lateral precordial leads is strongly associated with increased risk of developing heart failure independent of other risk factors for new heart failure...
  76. ncbi request reprint An appraisal of echocardiography as an epidemiological tool. The Strong Heart Study
    Richard B Devereux
    The New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:238-44. 2003
    ....
  77. ncbi request reprint Utility of the myocardial performance index in a population with high prevalences of obesity, diabetes, and hypertension: the strong heart study
    Rakesh K Mishra
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Echocardiography 24:340-7. 2007
    ..There are scant data on the correlates and prognostic value of MPI in a population without overt cardiovascular (CV) disease...
  78. ncbi request reprint Pulse pressure/stroke index and left ventricular geometry and function: the LIFE Study
    Vittorio Palmieri
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Hypertens 21:781-7. 2003
    ..To evaluate the relationship between arterial stiffness estimated by the pulse pressure/stroke index ratio (PP/SVi) and prognostically relevant abnormalities of left ventricular geometry and function...
  79. doi request reprint Relationship of asymmetric dimethylarginine and homocysteine to vascular aging in systemic lupus erythematosus patients
    Michelle Perna
    Weill Cornell Medical College and Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:1718-22. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relationship of ADMA and homocysteine to subclinical vascular disease in patients with SLE...
  80. ncbi request reprint Association of albuminuria with systolic and diastolic left ventricular dysfunction in type 2 diabetes: the Strong Heart Study
    Jennifer E Liu
    Division of Cardiology, Box 222, New York Presbyterian Hospital Cornell Medical Center, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:2022-8. 2003
    ..We sought to compare systolic and diastolic function in American Indians with diabetes mellitus (DM) based on albuminuria status...
  81. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implications of ejection fraction from linear echocardiographic dimensions: the Strong Heart Study
    Richard B Devereux
    Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am Heart J 146:527-34. 2003
    ....
  82. ncbi request reprint Left atrial diameter as an independent predictor of first clinical cardiovascular events in middle-aged and elderly adults: the Strong Heart Study (SHS)
    Jorge R Kizer
    Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Am Heart J 151:412-8. 2006
    ..Less is known about the predictive ability of anteroposterior LA diameter, a simpler measure of LA size obtained routinely during echocardiographic evaluation...
  83. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and electrocardiographic ST-segment depression additively predict mortality: the Strong Heart Study
    Peter M Okin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1787-93. 2005
    ....
  84. pmc Prognostic value of multiple biomarkers in American Indians free of clinically overt cardiovascular disease (from the Strong Heart Study)
    Jorge R Kizer
    Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Cardiol 104:247-53. 2009
    ..Risk stratification of these populations with multimarker models could enhance selection for aggressive medical or surgical approaches to prevention...
  85. doi request reprint Contrast-enhanced anatomic imaging as compared to contrast-enhanced tissue characterization for detection of left ventricular thrombus
    Jonathan W Weinsaft
    Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2:969-79. 2009
    ..This study sought to compare contrast-enhanced anatomic imaging and contrast-enhanced tissue characterization (delayed-enhancement cardiac magnetic resonance [DE-CMR]) for left ventricular (LV) thrombus detection...
  86. ncbi request reprint Heritability of left ventricular dimensions and mass in American Indians: The Strong Heart Study
    Jonathan N Bella
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Hypertens 22:281-6. 2004
    ..We sought to determine the heritability of left ventricular dimensions and mass in adult American Indians...
  87. ncbi request reprint Relation of fibrinogen to cardiovascular events is independent of preclinical cardiovascular disease: the Strong Heart Study
    Vittorio Palmieri
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Am Heart J 145:467-74. 2003
    ..It is unclear whether fibrinogen predicts cardiovascular events independently of echocardiographic cardiovascular abnormalities and traditional risk factors...
  88. ncbi request reprint Combined echocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy and electrocardiographic ST depression improve prediction of mortality in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    Peter M Okin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Cornell Medical Center, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 43:769-74. 2004
    ..These findings support the value of combining Echo-LVH and ECG-STD to improve risk stratification. These findings require verification in other populations...
  89. ncbi request reprint Accelerated atherosclerosis in rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus
    A Farzaneh-Far
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 59:823-4. 2005
    ..Moreover, there is emerging data that aggressive treatment with disease-modifying agents may reduce the incidence of atherosclerosis in these conditions...
  90. pmc Independent association of rheumatoid arthritis with increased left ventricular mass but not with reduced ejection fraction
    Rebecca L Rudominer
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 60:22-9. 2009
    ..This study was undertaken to investigate whether RA is associated with underlying structural and functional abnormalities of the left ventricle (LV)...
  91. pmc Relation between mitral annular calcium and complex aortic atheroma in patients with cerebral ischemia referred for transesophageal echocardiography
    Maria G Karas
    Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:1306-11. 2007
    ..These findings support the role of proximal CAA as a direct mediator of the increased stroke risk associated with MAC...
  92. ncbi request reprint Cardiac and systemic hemodynamic characteristics of hypertension and prehypertension in adolescents and young adults: the Strong Heart Study
    Jennifer S Drukteinis
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 115:221-7. 2007
    ..The epidemic of overweight is increasing the prevalence of both prehypertension and early-onset hypertension, but few population-based data exist on their impact on cardiac structure and function in adolescents and young adults...
  93. ncbi request reprint Systemic lupus erythematosus predicts increased left ventricular mass
    Janice Pieretti
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University and the Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Circulation 116:419-26. 2007
    ..Whether SLE alters left ventricular (LV) structure and function in the absence of valvular and clinical coronary artery disease is unknown...
  94. ncbi request reprint Associations of insulin levels with left ventricular structure and function in American Indians: the strong heart study
    Arzu Ilercil
    Montefiore Medical Center of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Diabetes 51:1543-7. 2002
    ....
  95. pmc Subclinical atherosclerosis in rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus
    Jane E Salmon
    Mary Kirkland Center for Lupus Research, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Med 121:S3-8. 2008
    ..These data support the hypothesis that inflammation associated with RA and SLE contributes to accelerated atherosclerosis and argue that RA and SLE disease activity should be more aggressively managed...
  96. ncbi request reprint Clinical application of noninvasive vascular ultrasound in cardiovascular risk stratification: a report from the American Society of Echocardiography and the Society of Vascular Medicine and Biology
    Mary J Roman
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:943-54. 2006
  97. doi request reprint The right sided great vessels by cardiac multidetector computed tomography: normative reference values among healthy adults free of cardiopulmonary disease, hypertension, and obesity
    Fay Y Lin
    Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 520 E 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:981-7. 2009
    ..We sought to derive normative reference values for the thoracic great vessels using multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) in a healthy normotensive non-obese population free of cardiovascular disease...
  98. doi request reprint Atherosclerosis in survivors of Kawasaki disease
    Monesha Gupta-Malhotra
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Komansky Center for Children s Health, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    J Pediatr 155:572-7. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that long-term survivors of low-risk Kawasaki disease (KD) have ongoing vascular inflammation and dysfunction and a higher risk of accelerated atherosclerosis than healthy control subjects...
  99. doi request reprint Assessment of the thoracic aorta by multidetector computed tomography: age- and sex-specific reference values in adults without evident cardiovascular disease
    Fay Y Lin
    Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10021 USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 2:298-308. 2008
    ..Reference values for aortic diameters in anatomically correct double-oblique short axis images have not been established with the use of electrocardiogram (ECG)-gated 64-detector row multidetector CT (MDCT)...
  100. ncbi request reprint Identification of a chromosome 11q23.2-q24 locus for familial aortic aneurysm disease, a genetically heterogeneous disorder
    C J Vaughan
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Circulation 103:2469-75. 2001
    ..Other gene defects that cause isolated aneurysms, however, have not thus far been described...
  101. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of subclinical atherosclerosis in Alaska Eskimos: the GOCADAN study
    Alexis Cutchins
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Stroke 39:3079-82. 2008
    ..This study examines the prevalence of subclinical vascular disease and its relation to risk factors in Alaska Eskimos...