S S Bassuk

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Social disengagement and incident cognitive decline in community-dwelling elderly persons
    S S Bassuk
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    Ann Intern Med 131:165-73. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and mortality among the elderly: findings from four US communities
    Shari S Bassuk
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:520-33. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Physical activity and cardiovascular disease prevention in women: a review of the epidemiologic evidence
    S S Bassuk
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:467-73. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Does vitamin E supplementation prevent cardiovascular events?
    JoAnn E Manson
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:123-36. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The Reynolds Risk Score--improving cardiovascular risk prediction in women
    Shari S Bassuk
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    AAOHN J 56:180. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary: hormone therapy and risk of coronary heart disease why renew the focus on the early years of menopause?
    JoAnn E Manson
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:511-7. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Estimating the number of deaths due to obesity: can the divergent findings be reconciled?
    JoAnn E Manson
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:168-76. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy: new questions and the case for new clinical trials
    JoAnn E Manson
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Menopause 13:139-47. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological evidence for the role of physical activity in reducing risk of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease
    Shari S Bassuk
    Div of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Appl Physiol 99:1193-204. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint The Women's Antioxidant Cardiovascular Study: design and baseline characteristics of participants
    Shari S Bassuk
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:99-117. 2004

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Social disengagement and incident cognitive decline in community-dwelling elderly persons
    S S Bassuk
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    Ann Intern Med 131:165-73. 1999
    ..However, few longitudinal studies of this relation have been done...
  2. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and mortality among the elderly: findings from four US communities
    Shari S Bassuk
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:520-33. 2002
    ..These findings also suggest that it is important to consider not only individual characteristics but also community attributes that mediate or modify the pathways through which socioeconomic conditions may influence health...
  3. doi request reprint Physical activity and cardiovascular disease prevention in women: a review of the epidemiologic evidence
    S S Bassuk
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:467-73. 2010
    ..Public health initiatives that promote moderate increases in physical activity may offer the best balance between efficacy and feasibility to improve cardiovascular health in sedentary populations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does vitamin E supplementation prevent cardiovascular events?
    JoAnn E Manson
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:123-36. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The Reynolds Risk Score--improving cardiovascular risk prediction in women
    Shari S Bassuk
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    AAOHN J 56:180. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary: hormone therapy and risk of coronary heart disease why renew the focus on the early years of menopause?
    JoAnn E Manson
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:511-7. 2007
    ..The reduction in vasomotor symptoms must be weighed against other risks and benefits of treatment, but coronary disease is typically not a major factor in the equation for women who are recently menopausal...
  7. ncbi request reprint Estimating the number of deaths due to obesity: can the divergent findings be reconciled?
    JoAnn E Manson
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:168-76. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy: new questions and the case for new clinical trials
    JoAnn E Manson
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Menopause 13:139-47. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological evidence for the role of physical activity in reducing risk of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease
    Shari S Bassuk
    Div of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Appl Physiol 99:1193-204. 2005
    ..Public health initiatives promoting moderate increases in physical activity may offer the best balance between efficacy and feasibility to improve metabolic and cardiovascular health in largely sedentary populations...
  10. ncbi request reprint The Women's Antioxidant Cardiovascular Study: design and baseline characteristics of participants
    Shari S Bassuk
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:99-117. 2004
    ..Large-scale randomized trials with clinical end points are necessary to minimize confounding and provide unbiased estimates of the balance of benefits and risks, yet data from such trials are scarce, especially among women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and cardiovascular disease prevention in women: how much is good enough?
    Shari S Bassuk
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 31:176-81. 2003
    ..In a sedentary society, public health initiatives that promote moderate increases in physical activity may represent the optimal balance between efficacy, feasibility, and safety to achieve the desired cardioprotective effect...
  12. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of the Modified Mini-Mental State Exam among elderly persons
    Shari S Bassuk
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:622-8. 2003
    ..The correlation between 3MS and Mini Mental State Exam scores was 0.95. The 3MS can be used as an epidemiologic measure of global cognitive performance among elderly persons...
  13. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and the prevention of cardiovascular disease
    Shari S Bassuk
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 5:299-307. 2003
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Obesity in the United States: a fresh look at its high toll
    JoAnn E Manson
    JAMA 289:229-30. 2003
  15. ncbi request reprint Is estrogen for you?
    JoAnn E Manson
    Newsweek 147:72-3. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint Hot flashes and hormones
    JoAnn E Manson
    Newsweek 149:56-7. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and risk of cardiovascular disease: evidence and clinical application
    Paul M Ridker
    Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 5:341-9. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint High-sensitivity C-reactive protein: clinical importance
    Shari S Bassuk
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Curr Probl Cardiol 29:439-93. 2004
    ..This article summarizes epidemiologic data on the relation between CRP and atherothrombotic disease and provides clinical guidelines for hsCRP screening in cardiovascular risk assessment...