Kaumudi J Joshipura

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Validation of self-reported periodontal measures among health professionals
    Kaumudi J Joshipura
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 188 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Public Health Dent 62:115-21. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Periodontal disease, tooth loss, and incidence of ischemic stroke
    Kaumudi J Joshipura
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Stroke 34:47-52. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Maternal periodontitis and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Waranuch Pitiphat
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 36:3-11. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The association between fruit and vegetable consumption and peripheral arterial disease
    Hsin Chia Hung
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epidemiology 14:659-65. 2003
  5. pmc Periodontitis and plasma C-reactive protein during pregnancy
    Waranuch Pitiphat
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Periodontol 77:821-5. 2006
  6. pmc Prospective associations between measures of adiposity and periodontal disease
    Monik Jimenez
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Division of Preventive Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1718-25. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint The association between tooth loss and coronary heart disease in men and women
    Hsin Chia Hung
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Public Health Dent 64:209-15. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Pulpal inflammation and incidence of coronary heart disease
    Kaumudi J Joshipura
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Endod 32:99-103. 2006
  9. pmc Periodontal disease and incidence of hypertension in the health professionals follow-up study
    Sona Rivas-Tumanyan
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Hypertens 25:770-6. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable intake and risk of major chronic disease
    Hsin Chia Hung
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:1577-84. 2004

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Validation of self-reported periodontal measures among health professionals
    Kaumudi J Joshipura
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 188 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Public Health Dent 62:115-21. 2002
    ..Valid self-reported measures could provide a time- and cost-efficient alternative for large epidemiologic studies...
  2. ncbi request reprint Periodontal disease, tooth loss, and incidence of ischemic stroke
    Kaumudi J Joshipura
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Stroke 34:47-52. 2003
    ..Periodontal and other infections have been suggested as potential risk factors for stroke. This study evaluates periodontal disease and tooth loss as risk factors for ischemic stroke...
  3. doi request reprint Maternal periodontitis and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Waranuch Pitiphat
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 36:3-11. 2008
    ..We evaluated periodontitis in relation to preterm birth (<37 weeks' gestation) and small-for-gestational-age (SGA, birth weight below the 10th percentile of birth weight for gestational age) among a group of medically insured women...
  4. ncbi request reprint The association between fruit and vegetable consumption and peripheral arterial disease
    Hsin Chia Hung
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epidemiology 14:659-65. 2003
    ..In this study, we evaluated the association of consumption of fruits and vegetables with peripheral arterial disease...
  5. pmc Periodontitis and plasma C-reactive protein during pregnancy
    Waranuch Pitiphat
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Periodontol 77:821-5. 2006
    ..We examined the relationship between periodontitis and CRP among women who provided dental radiographs and had blood collected during early pregnancy, excluding smokers and diabetic patients...
  6. pmc Prospective associations between measures of adiposity and periodontal disease
    Monik Jimenez
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Division of Preventive Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1718-25. 2012
    ..54). The associations of BMI and WC were significant even among nondiabetics and never smokers. Given the high prevalence of overweight, obesity, and periodontal disease this association may be of substantial public health importance...
  7. ncbi request reprint The association between tooth loss and coronary heart disease in men and women
    Hsin Chia Hung
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Public Health Dent 64:209-15. 2004
    ..This paper evaluates the relation of tooth loss to incidence of coronary heart disease in two large cohort studies...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pulpal inflammation and incidence of coronary heart disease
    Kaumudi J Joshipura
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Endod 32:99-103. 2006
    ..38; 95% CI 1.14-1.67). There was no association among nondentists (RR = 1.03). Dental caries was not associated with CHD. The results suggest a possible modest association between pulpal inflammation and CHD...
  9. pmc Periodontal disease and incidence of hypertension in the health professionals follow-up study
    Sona Rivas-Tumanyan
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Hypertens 25:770-6. 2012
    ..Recent studies suggest a possible association between periodontal disease and hypertension; however, prospective evidence is limited...
  10. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable intake and risk of major chronic disease
    Hsin Chia Hung
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:1577-84. 2004
    ..We evaluated the relationship between fruit and vegetable intake and the incidence of cardiovascular disease and cancer and of deaths from other causes in two prospective cohorts...
  11. ncbi request reprint Use of preexisting radiographs for assessing periodontal disease in epidemiologic studies
    Waranuch Pitiphat
    Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston MA 02115, USA
    J Public Health Dent 64:223-30. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint The association between tooth loss and the self-reported intake of selected CVD-related nutrients and foods among US women
    Hsin Chia Hung
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 33:167-73. 2005
    ..Our objective is to evaluate the associations between tooth loss and the self-reported consumption of fruits and vegetables and selected CVD-related nutrients...
  13. pmc Plasma C-reactive protein in early pregnancy and preterm delivery
    Waranuch Pitiphat
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:1108-13. 2005
    ..64, 95% confidence interval: 0.94, 22.96) versus indicated delivery (odds ratio = 1.42, 95% confidence interval: 0.44, 4.61). These findings suggest that very high CRP levels in early pregnancy are associated with preterm delivery...
  14. ncbi request reprint Tooth loss and dietary intake
    Hsin Chia Hung
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:1185-92. 2003
    ..Several studies have reported that impaired dentition status is associated with poor nutritional intake. However, most of these studies are cross-sectional and thus are unable to clarify the temporal sequence...
  15. ncbi request reprint Oral health and peripheral arterial disease
    Hsin Chia Hung
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 107:1152-7. 2003
    ..Hence, in this study we examined the associations between oral health and PAD...
  16. ncbi request reprint Whole-grain and fiber intakes and periodontitis risk in men
    Anwar T Merchant
    Population Health Research Institute and the Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:1395-400. 2006
    ..Diabetes and hyperglycemia increase periodontitis risk, severity, and extent. Increased whole-grain and fiber intakes are associated with improved insulin sensitivity and may therefore affect periodontitis risk...
  17. ncbi request reprint Validation of self-reported oral health measures
    Waranuch Pitiphat
    Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Harvard School of Public Health, 188 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Public Health Dent 62:122-8. 2002
    ..To assess the validity of self-reported oral disease and health care measures in two populations...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of alcohol consumption and risk of oral premalignant lesions in men
    Nancy Nairi Maserejian
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:774-81. 2006
    ..Alcohol is an independent risk factor for OPL, regardless of beverage type or drinking pattern. Recommendations to reduce alcohol intake have the potential to reduce incidence of OPL in nonsmokers and smokers alike...
  19. ncbi request reprint Can the relation between tooth loss and chronic disease be explained by socio-economic status?
    Kaumudi J Joshipura
    Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 20:203-4. 2005
  20. pmc Racial/ethnic variations in associations between socioeconomic factors and tooth loss
    Monik Jimenez
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 37:267-75. 2009
    ..To compare the associations between socioeconomic factors and tooth loss among White, Black, and Mexican-American people...
  21. pmc Total adiponectin and risk of symptomatic lower extremity peripheral artery disease in men
    Michel M Joosten
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 33:1092-7. 2013
    ..Whether similar relationships exist for the development of systemic atherosclerosis, such as peripheral artery disease (PAD), is uncertain. We investigated the association between total adiponectin and risk of lower extremity PAD...
  22. ncbi request reprint The relationship between amalgam restorations and mercury levels in male dentists and nondental health professionals
    Anil Joshi
    Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Public Health Dent 63:52-60. 2003
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  23. ncbi request reprint Association between serum concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 and periodontal disease in the US population
    Thomas Dietrich
    Department of Periodontology and the Department of Oral Surgery and Oral Radiology, Charite, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:108-13. 2004
    ..Periodontal disease (PD) is a common chronic inflammatory disease and an important risk factor for tooth loss. Vitamin D might affect periodontal disease risk via an effect on bone mineral density (BMD) or via immunomodulatory effects...