Longjian Liu

Summary

Affiliation: Drexel University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Impact of metabolic syndrome on the risk of cardiovascular disease mortality in the United States and in Japan
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 113:84-9. 2014
  2. pmc Multilevel and spatial-time trend analyses of the prevalence of hypertension in a large urban city in the USA
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, 1505 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19102, USA
    J Urban Health 90:1053-63. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Epidemiology of heart failure and scope of the problem
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Drexel University, 1505 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA Electronic address
    Cardiol Clin 32:1-8, vii. 2014
  4. pmc A longitudinal cohort based association study between uric acid level and metabolic syndrome in Chinese Han urban male population
    Qian Zhang
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Statistics, School of Public Health, Shandong University, PO Box 100, Jinan, 250012, China
    BMC Public Health 12:419. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Trends in the prevalence of hospitalization attributable to hypertensive diseases among United States adults aged 35 and older from 1980 to 2007
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 112:694-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration and mortality from heart failure and cardiovascular disease, and premature mortality from all-cause in United States adults
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 110:834-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Global variability in diabetes mellitus and its association with body weight and primary healthcare support in 49 low- and middle-income developing countries
    L Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Diabet Med 29:995-1002. 2012
  8. pmc Dietary pattern, the metabolic syndrome, and left ventricular mass and systolic function: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:362-8. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Global variability in angina pectoris and its association with body mass index and poverty
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:655-61. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Impact of social connections on risk of heart disease, cancer, and all-cause mortality among elderly Americans: findings from the Second Longitudinal Study of Aging (LSOA II)
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Bellet Building, 6th Floor, Rm 621, 1505 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 53:168-73. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Impact of metabolic syndrome on the risk of cardiovascular disease mortality in the United States and in Japan
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 113:84-9. 2014
    ..In conclusion, the present study is the first to quantitatively demonstrate that MS and MS plus baseline CVD history may significantly contribute to the explanation of excess CVD mortality in the United States compared with Japan...
  2. pmc Multilevel and spatial-time trend analyses of the prevalence of hypertension in a large urban city in the USA
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, 1505 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19102, USA
    J Urban Health 90:1053-63. 2013
    ..In conclusion, prevalence of HBP significantly increased from 2002-2004 to 2008-2010. Individuals living in neighborhoods with disadvantaged PSE have significantly higher risk of the prevalence of HBP. ..
  3. doi request reprint Epidemiology of heart failure and scope of the problem
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Drexel University, 1505 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA Electronic address
    Cardiol Clin 32:1-8, vii. 2014
    ..In the present article, our goal is to describe the most up-to-date epidemiology of HF in the United States and worldwide, and challenges facing HF prevention and treatment. ..
  4. pmc A longitudinal cohort based association study between uric acid level and metabolic syndrome in Chinese Han urban male population
    Qian Zhang
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Statistics, School of Public Health, Shandong University, PO Box 100, Jinan, 250012, China
    BMC Public Health 12:419. 2012
    ..Nonetheless, due to the fact that UA level constantly fluctuates from time to time even for the person, using a single measure of UA level at baseline of those studies may not be sufficient for estimating the UA-Mets association...
  5. doi request reprint Trends in the prevalence of hospitalization attributable to hypertensive diseases among United States adults aged 35 and older from 1980 to 2007
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 112:694-9. 2013
    ..In conclusion, the prevalence of hospitalization due to hypertensive disease significantly increased in the United States from 1980 to 2007...
  6. doi request reprint Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration and mortality from heart failure and cardiovascular disease, and premature mortality from all-cause in United States adults
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 110:834-9. 2012
    ..001, test for trend). In conclusion, adults with inadequate serum 25(OH)D levels have significantly higher risk of death from HF and all CVDs and all-cause premature death...
  7. doi request reprint Global variability in diabetes mellitus and its association with body weight and primary healthcare support in 49 low- and middle-income developing countries
    L Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Diabet Med 29:995-1002. 2012
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  8. pmc Dietary pattern, the metabolic syndrome, and left ventricular mass and systolic function: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:362-8. 2009
    ..Little is known about the relations between dietary patterns, metabolic dysfunction, and left ventricular (LV) function...
  9. doi request reprint Global variability in angina pectoris and its association with body mass index and poverty
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:655-61. 2011
    ..In conclusion, significant variations were found in the anginal rates across 52 countries worldwide. An increased BMI was significantly associated with the odds of having angina...
  10. doi request reprint Impact of social connections on risk of heart disease, cancer, and all-cause mortality among elderly Americans: findings from the Second Longitudinal Study of Aging (LSOA II)
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Bellet Building, 6th Floor, Rm 621, 1505 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 53:168-73. 2011
    ..In conclusion, the association between lack of social connections and risk of mortality in older adults raises important clinical and public health concerns, and calls for a reframing of health problems to include social connections...
  11. doi request reprint Cardiometabolic syndrome and its association with education, smoking, diet, physical activity, and social support: findings from the Pennsylvania 2007 BRFSS Survey
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 12:556-64. 2010
    ..The significant association between CMS and risk factors provides new insights in the direction of health promotion to prevent and control CMS in those who are at high risk...
  12. doi request reprint Changes in cardiovascular hospitalization and comorbidity of heart failure in the United States: findings from the National Hospital Discharge Surveys 1980-2006
    Longjian Liu
    Drexel University School of Public Health, Epid Biostatistics, 6th Floor, Rm 621, Bellet Building, 1505 Race Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19102, United States
    Int J Cardiol 149:39-45. 2011
    ..This study aimed to update the long-term trend of coronary heart disease (CHD), cerebrovascular disease (CBVD), and heart failure (HF) hospitalization rates and HF comorbidity among adults aged 65 and older in the United States...
  13. doi request reprint Analysis of the prevalence of cardiovascular disease and associated risk factors for European-American and African-American populations in the state of Pennsylvania 2005-2009
    Yong Long
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 111:68-72. 2013
    ..Additional aggressive control of hypertension, obesity, and diabetes for both European and African Americans must be made to reduce the burden of CVD...
  14. pmc Joint effects of obesity and vitamin D insufficiency on insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes: results from the NHANES 2001-2006
    Shaum M Kabadi
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:2048-54. 2012
    ..To explore the effect modification of obesity on the association between 25(OH)D and insulin resistance/type 2 diabetes, data were examined from a nationally representative sample...
  15. pmc Social position and chronic conditions across the life span and risk of stroke: a life course epidemiological analysis of 22,847 American adults in ages over 50
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Stroke 8:50-5. 2013
    ..We aimed to examine these associations using data from a nationally representative sample of the Health and Retirement Study...
  16. doi request reprint Social connections, diabetes mellitus, and risk of mortality among white and African-American adults aged 70 and older: an eight-year follow-up study
    Longjian Liu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 21:26-33. 2011
    ..To examine the independent and joint effects of having a lack of social connections (LSC) and diabetes mellitus (DM) on the risk of mortality among older white and African-American (AA) adults...
  17. pmc Identification of cardiovascular risk components in urban Chinese with metabolic syndrome and application to coronary heart disease prediction: a longitudinal study
    Zhenxin Zhu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong, China
    PLoS ONE 8:e84204. 2013
    ..Therefore, more cardiovascular risk-related biomarkers within this network should be considered as components of MetS in order to improve the prediction of CVD...
  18. pmc Multivariate path analysis of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration, inflammation, and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Shaum M Kabadi
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, 1505 Race Street, Bellet Building 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Dis Markers 35:187-93. 2013
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  19. pmc Use of Lipid-Lowering Medications and the Likelihood of Achieving Optimal LDL-Cholesterol Goals in Coronary Artery Disease Patients
    Dean G Karalis
    Cardiology Consultants of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Cholesterol 2012:861924. 2012
    ..The combination of statin plus either ezetimibe or niacin is the most effective regimen to achieve an LDL-cholesterol of <70 mg/dL, however, these drug combinations are used infrequently in clinical practice...
  20. doi request reprint Achieving optimal lipid goals in patients with coronary artery disease
    Dean G Karalis
    Cardiology Consultants of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:886-90. 2011
    ..Combination lipid-lowering therapy is used infrequently in practice. There exists a significant opportunity for physicians to more aggressively treat lipids to achieve the levels recommended by clinical guidelines...