Jerome L Abramson

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Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Association between pulse pressure and C-reactive protein among apparently healthy US adults
    Jerome L Abramson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Hypertension 39:197-202. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between novel oxidative stress markers and C-reactive protein among adults without clinical coronary heart disease
    Jerome L Abramson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Emory University, Briarcliff Complex, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Atherosclerosis 178:115-21. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Chronic kidney disease, anemia, and incident stroke in a middle-aged, community-based population: the ARIC Study
    Jerome L Abramson
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30306, USA
    Kidney Int 64:610-5. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Association between gender and in-hospital mortality after percutaneous coronary intervention according to age
    Jerome L Abramson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, 1256 Briarcliff Road, Suite 1 North, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:968-71, A4. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between physical activity and inflammation among apparently healthy middle-aged and older US adults
    Jerome L Abramson
    Department of Medicine Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, 1256 Briarcliff Rd NE, Suite 1 North, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:1286-92. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in health status after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Viola Vaccarino
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, 1256 Briarcliff Rd, Suite 1 North, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Circulation 108:2642-7. 2003
  7. pmc Endothelial function and aminothiol biomarkers of oxidative stress in healthy adults
    Salman Ashfaq
    Division of Cardiology, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, USA
    Hypertension 52:80-5. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The relationship between plasma levels of oxidized and reduced thiols and early atherosclerosis in healthy adults
    Salman Ashfaq
    Division of Cardiology, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, Kansas, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:1005-11. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of functional status after coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with and without diabetes mellitus
    Karine Sahakyan
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:619-23. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Body mass index, leptin, and ambulatory blood pressure variability in healthy adults
    Jerome L Abramson
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA, United States
    Atherosclerosis 214:456-61. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Association between pulse pressure and C-reactive protein among apparently healthy US adults
    Jerome L Abramson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Hypertension 39:197-202. 2002
    ..Our results suggest that increases in pulse pressure are associated with elevated C-reactive protein levels among apparently healthy US adults, independent of systolic and diastolic blood pressure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between novel oxidative stress markers and C-reactive protein among adults without clinical coronary heart disease
    Jerome L Abramson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Emory University, Briarcliff Complex, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Atherosclerosis 178:115-21. 2005
    ..The causes of increased CRP, however, are not completely understood. Studies suggest that oxidative stress may have pro-inflammatory effects, but data on the relationship between oxidative stress and CRP in healthy persons is sparse...
  3. ncbi request reprint Chronic kidney disease, anemia, and incident stroke in a middle-aged, community-based population: the ARIC Study
    Jerome L Abramson
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30306, USA
    Kidney Int 64:610-5. 2003
    ..The combined effect of CKD and anemia on stroke risk, however, has not been investigated thoroughly. We analyzed data from a middle-aged, community-based cohort to determine if CKD and anemia interacted to affect stroke risk...
  4. ncbi request reprint Association between gender and in-hospital mortality after percutaneous coronary intervention according to age
    Jerome L Abramson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, 1256 Briarcliff Road, Suite 1 North, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:968-71, A4. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between physical activity and inflammation among apparently healthy middle-aged and older US adults
    Jerome L Abramson
    Department of Medicine Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, 1256 Briarcliff Rd NE, Suite 1 North, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:1286-92. 2002
    ..Because coronary heart disease is increasingly seen as an inflammatory process, it might be reasonable to hypothesize that physical activity reduces risk of coronary heart disease by reducing or preventing inflammation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in health status after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Viola Vaccarino
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, 1256 Briarcliff Rd, Suite 1 North, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Circulation 108:2642-7. 2003
    ..Although previous studies have shown functional improvements in patients who undergo coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery, data are conflicting on whether the gains achieved by women are similar to or less than those achieved by men...
  7. pmc Endothelial function and aminothiol biomarkers of oxidative stress in healthy adults
    Salman Ashfaq
    Division of Cardiology, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, USA
    Hypertension 52:80-5. 2008
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  8. ncbi request reprint The relationship between plasma levels of oxidized and reduced thiols and early atherosclerosis in healthy adults
    Salman Ashfaq
    Division of Cardiology, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, Kansas, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:1005-11. 2006
    ..The study investigated the relationship between biomarkers of oxidative stress and early atherosclerosis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of functional status after coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with and without diabetes mellitus
    Karine Sahakyan
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:619-23. 2006
    ..Special attention should be paid to the physical function of patients with DM after CABG, and any barriers to functional recovery in this group should be promptly identified and addressed...
  10. doi request reprint Body mass index, leptin, and ambulatory blood pressure variability in healthy adults
    Jerome L Abramson
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA, United States
    Atherosclerosis 214:456-61. 2011
    ..To investigate the association between body mass index (BMI) and 24-h ambulatory blood pressure (ABP) variability, and to assess whether leptin might act as a mediator of this association...
  11. doi request reprint Relationship of self-reported alcohol consumption to ambulatory blood pressure in a sample of healthy adults
    Jerome L Abramson
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:994-9. 2010
    ..Habitual alcohol consumption has shown positive associations with office blood pressure (BP). Less well established, however, is alcohol consumption's relationship to various measures of ambulatory BP (ABP) in healthy, normotensive persons...
  12. pmc Chronic kidney disease is often unrecognized among patients with coronary heart disease: The REGARDS Cohort Study
    William M McClellan
    Emory University School of Medicine, Renal Division, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Nephrol 29:10-7. 2009
    ..Awareness of CKD may potentially influence diagnostic decisions, life-style changes and pharmacologic interventions targeted at modifiable CHD risk factors. We describe here the degree to which persons with CHD are aware of their CKD...
  13. pmc Sex and racial differences in the management of acute myocardial infarction, 1994 through 2002
    Viola Vaccarino
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:671-82. 2005
    ..Although increased attention has been paid to sex and racial differences in the management of myocardial infarction, it is unknown whether these differences have narrowed over time...
  14. ncbi request reprint Association between depression and elevated C-reactive protein
    Marion Danner
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30306, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:347-56. 2003
    ..The objective of the present study was to investigate the association between history of major depressive episode and presence of low-grade systemic inflammation as measured by serum C-reactive protein (CRP)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in short-term cardiovascular outcomes after percutaneous coronary interventions
    Edgar Argulian
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:48-53. 2006
    ..No differences were found in major in-hospital complications by gender...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in hospital mortality after coronary artery bypass surgery: evidence for a higher mortality in younger women
    Viola Vaccarino
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Circulation 105:1176-81. 2002
    ..Younger but not older women hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction have higher in-hospital mortality rates than men. We hypothesized that younger women also have higher in-hospital mortality rates after CABG...
  17. pmc Relation of C-reactive protein and tumor necrosis factor-alpha to ambulatory blood pressure variability in healthy adults
    Jerome L Abramson
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:649-52. 2006
    ..In conclusion, there are positive associations between markers of inflammation and BP variability in healthy, normotensive adults, suggesting that inflammation may be 1 of the factors that promotes increased BP variability...
  18. ncbi request reprint Association of high serum creatinine and anemia increases the risk of coronary events: results from the prospective community-based atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study
    Claudine T Jurkovitz
    Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30306, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:2919-25. 2003
    ..86 to 1.67). In conclusion, this study indicates that high Scr is associated with almost a threefold risk of CHD among middle-aged people with anemia, whereas no increased risk is found in people with high Scr in the absence of anemia...
  19. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure and risk of death from external causes among men screened for the Multiple Risk Factor Intervention Trial
    Paul D Terry
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:294-301. 2007
    ..14, 1.85), 1.33 for other "accidents" (95% CI: 1.06, 1.66), 1.40 for suicide (95% CI: 1.13, 1.73), and 1.35 for homicide (95% CI: 0.92, 1.97). For men, hypertension may signal an increased risk of death from external causes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in recovery after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Viola Vaccarino
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30306, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:307-14. 2003
    ..This study was designed to examine whether female gender is associated with poorer recovery after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pulse pressure and inflammatory process in atherosclerosis
    Jerome L Abramson
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Adv Cardiol 44:223-33. 2007
    ..The majority of studies support a positive association between PP and inflammatory markers. However, it remains unclear whether the association is truly causal and whether it has relevance in terms of predicting cardiovascular diseases...
  22. pmc Caloric sweetener consumption and dyslipidemia among US adults
    Jean A Welsh
    Nutrition and Health Science Program, Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    JAMA 303:1490-7. 2010
    ..No known studies have examined the association between the consumption of added sugars and lipid measures...
  23. pmc Relation of adult-onset asthma to coronary heart disease and stroke
    Stephen J Onufrak
    Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, Stoneville, Mississippi, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:1247-52. 2008
    ..No significant association was found in women with child-onset asthma or in men. In conclusion, adult-onset asthma may be a significant risk factor for CHD and stroke in women, but not men...
  24. ncbi request reprint A variant of the gene encoding leukotriene A4 hydrolase confers ethnicity-specific risk of myocardial infarction
    Anna Helgadottir
    deCODE Genetics, Inc, Sturlugata 8, IS 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    Nat Genet 38:68-74. 2006
    ..Interactions with other genetic or environmental risk factors that are more common in African Americans are likely to account for the greater relative risk conferred by HapK in this group...
  25. ncbi request reprint Depression and risk of heart failure among the elderly: a prospective community-based study
    Setareh A Williams
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Psychosom Med 64:6-12. 2002
    ..Although the association between depression and the incidence of coronary heart disease has been established in many studies, the impact of depression on the incidence of heart failure has not been previously investigated...