Thomas P Erlinger

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between systemic markers of inflammation and serum beta-carotene levels
    T P Erlinger
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 2024 E Monument St, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1903-8. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and the risk of incident colorectal cancer
    Thomas P Erlinger
    Department of Medicine, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA 291:585-90. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint The potential impact of nonpharmacologic population-wide blood pressure reduction on coronary heart disease events: pronounced benefits in African-Americans and hypertensives
    Thomas P Erlinger
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Prev Med 37:327-33. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Leukocytosis, hypoalbuminemia, and the risk for chronic kidney disease in US adults
    Thomas P Erlinger
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 42:256-63. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Inflammation modifies the effects of a reduced-fat low-cholesterol diet on lipids: results from the DASH-sodium trial
    Thomas P Erlinger
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Circulation 108:150-4. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of angiotensin II receptor blockade and the DASH diet on markers of endogenous fibrinolysis
    T P Erlinger
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 16:391-7. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Postchallenge hyperglycemia in a national sample of U.S. adults with type 2 diabetes
    T P Erlinger
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:1734-8. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint WBC count and the risk of cancer mortality in a national sample of U.S. adults: results from the Second National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey mortality study
    Thomas P Erlinger
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1052-6. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint The effects of macronutrients on blood pressure and lipids: an overview of the DASH and OmniHeart trials
    Edgar R Miller
    National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, 3001 South Hanover Street, 5th Floor, Room NM 530, Baltimore, MD 21225, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 8:460-5. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint A dietary pattern that lowers oxidative stress increases antibodies to oxidized LDL: results from a randomized controlled feeding study
    Edgar R Miller
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 2024 East Monument Street, Suite 2 624, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Atherosclerosis 183:175-82. 2005

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between systemic markers of inflammation and serum beta-carotene levels
    T P Erlinger
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 2024 E Monument St, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1903-8. 2001
    ..This pattern of findings raises the possibility that confounding by other factors might explain the association between serum beta-carotene level and disease risk...
  2. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and the risk of incident colorectal cancer
    Thomas P Erlinger
    Department of Medicine, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA 291:585-90. 2004
    ..Inflammation may play a role in the pathogenesis of colorectal cancer; however, epidemiological evidence supporting this hypothesis in average-risk persons is sparse...
  3. ncbi request reprint The potential impact of nonpharmacologic population-wide blood pressure reduction on coronary heart disease events: pronounced benefits in African-Americans and hypertensives
    Thomas P Erlinger
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Prev Med 37:327-33. 2003
    ..However, several nonpharmacologic interventions reduce BP to a greater degree in hypertensives and African-Americans...
  4. ncbi request reprint Leukocytosis, hypoalbuminemia, and the risk for chronic kidney disease in US adults
    Thomas P Erlinger
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 42:256-63. 2003
    ..Atherosclerosis and chronic kidney disease (CKD) share several common antecedents. However, the association between inflammatory markers and incident CKD is unknown...
  5. ncbi request reprint Inflammation modifies the effects of a reduced-fat low-cholesterol diet on lipids: results from the DASH-sodium trial
    Thomas P Erlinger
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Circulation 108:150-4. 2003
    ..Inflammatory mediators regulate key aspects of lipid metabolism. We hypothesized that inflammation could diminish the cholesterol-lowering effect of a reduced-fat/low-cholesterol diet...
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of angiotensin II receptor blockade and the DASH diet on markers of endogenous fibrinolysis
    T P Erlinger
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 16:391-7. 2002
    ..In contrast, the DASH diet had no significant effect on markers of fibrinolysis in whites or African-Americans...
  7. ncbi request reprint Postchallenge hyperglycemia in a national sample of U.S. adults with type 2 diabetes
    T P Erlinger
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:1734-8. 2001
    ..Postchallenge hyperglycemia (PCH) is known to contribute to suboptimal glycemic control in adults with non-insulin-requiring type 2 diabetes. The objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence of PCH among individuals with diabetes...
  8. ncbi request reprint WBC count and the risk of cancer mortality in a national sample of U.S. adults: results from the Second National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey mortality study
    Thomas P Erlinger
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1052-6. 2004
    ..Additional studies are needed to determine whether circulating levels of inflammatory markers are associated with increased risk of incident cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint The effects of macronutrients on blood pressure and lipids: an overview of the DASH and OmniHeart trials
    Edgar R Miller
    National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, 3001 South Hanover Street, 5th Floor, Room NM 530, Baltimore, MD 21225, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 8:460-5. 2006
    ..Furthermore, these results also document substantial flexibility that should enhance the ability of individuals to consume a heart-healthy diet...
  10. ncbi request reprint A dietary pattern that lowers oxidative stress increases antibodies to oxidized LDL: results from a randomized controlled feeding study
    Edgar R Miller
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 2024 East Monument Street, Suite 2 624, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Atherosclerosis 183:175-82. 2005
    ..We tested the hypothesis that consumption of a healthy diet rich in fruits and vegetables and reduced in saturated fat, total fat, and cholesterol will concomitantly reduce oxidative stress and Ab-oxLDL...
  11. doi request reprint C-reactive protein and colorectal adenoma in the CLUE II cohort
    Konstantinos K Tsilidis
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:559-67. 2008
    ..Thus, we evaluated the association between plasma C-reactive protein concentration and development of colorectal adenoma in a nested case-control study...
  12. pmc Inflammation, hemostasis, and the risk of kidney function decline in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Lori D Bash
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:596-605. 2009
    ..Inflammation and hemostasis may increase the risk of kidney function decline; however, data from prospective studies are sparse...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and risk factors for peripheral arterial disease in the United States: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2000
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Circulation 110:738-43. 2004
    ..Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is associated with significant morbidity and mortality and is an important marker of subclinical coronary heart disease. However, estimates of PAD prevalence in the general US population have varied widely...
  14. doi request reprint C-reactive protein and colorectal cancer risk: a systematic review of prospective studies
    Konstantinos K Tsilidis
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Int J Cancer 123:1133-40. 2008
    ..More work is needed to understand the extent to which circulating high-sensitivity C-reactive protein or other blood inflammatory markers are related to colonic inflammation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effects of protein, monounsaturated fat, and carbohydrate intake on blood pressure and serum lipids: results of the OmniHeart randomized trial
    Lawrence J Appel
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    JAMA 294:2455-64. 2005
    ..Reduced intake of saturated fat is widely recommended for prevention of cardiovascular disease. The type of macronutrient that should replace saturated fat remains uncertain...
  16. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein levels and subsequent cancer outcomes: results from a prospective cohort study
    Kathy J Helzlsouer
    Prevention and Research Center, Mercy Medical Center, 6th Floor, 227 St Paul Place, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Eur J Cancer 42:704-7. 2006
    ..However, the potential benefits of anti-inflammatory chemopreventive agents must be weighed against their adverse effects before widespread use is recommended...
  17. ncbi request reprint No association between pre-diagnostic plasma C-reactive protein concentration and subsequent prostate cancer
    Elizabeth A Platz
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Prostate 59:393-400. 2004
    ..We evaluated the association of pre-diagnostic plasma concentration of C-reactive protein, a sensitive, but non-specific indicator of inflammation, with subsequent risk of prostate cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint Results of the Diet, Exercise, and Weight Loss Intervention Trial (DEW-IT)
    Edgar R Miller
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Hypertension 40:612-8. 2002
    ..001), net of control. In conclusion, among hypertensive overweight adults already on antihypertensive medication, a comprehensive lifestyle intervention can substantially lower blood pressure and improve blood pressure control...
  19. ncbi request reprint The effect of weight loss on C-reactive protein: a systematic review
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:31-9. 2007
    ..Our objective was to test the hypothesis that weight loss is directly related to a decline in CRP level...
  20. doi request reprint Comparison of strategies for sustaining weight loss: the weight loss maintenance randomized controlled trial
    Laura P Svetkey
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Duke Hypertension Center and Sarah W Stedman Nutrition and Metabolism Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    JAMA 299:1139-48. 2008
    ..Behavioral weight loss interventions achieve short-term success, but re-gain is common...
  21. ncbi request reprint Short stature and the risk of adiposity, insulin resistance, and type 2 diabetes in middle age: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III), 1988-1994
    Keiko Asao
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1632-7. 2006
    ..To investigate the association between stature-related measurements (height, leg length, and leg length-to-height ratio) and adiposity, insulin resistance, and glucose intolerance...
  22. ncbi request reprint Depression and C-reactive protein in US adults: data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Daniel E Ford
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:1010-4. 2004
    ..Our objective was to determine the association between major depression and elevated C-reactive protein (CRP) level in a nationally representative cohort...
  23. ncbi request reprint Antibodies to oxidized low-density lipoprotein in patients following coronary artery revascularization
    Edgar R Miller
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2233, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 14:163-9. 2003
    ..While this hypothesis is appealing, evidence that AB-oxLDL is a risk factor independent of LDL-c levels remains to be established...
  24. doi request reprint Blood pressure change and risk of hypertension associated with parental hypertension: the Johns Hopkins Precursors Study
    Nae Yuh Wang
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:643-8. 2008
    ..Parental hypertension is used to classify hypertension risk in young adults, but the long-term association of parental hypertension with blood pressure (BP) change and risk of hypertension over the adult life span has not been well studied...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effects of PREMIER lifestyle modifications on participants with and without the metabolic syndrome
    Lillian F Lien
    Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Hypertension 50:609-16. 2007
    ..Our data suggest that strategies for lowering BP in individuals with metabolic syndrome may be enhanced by recommendations to adopt the DASH dietary pattern...
  26. ncbi request reprint Serum uric acid predicts incident hypertension in a biethnic cohort: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Philip B Mellen
    Section of General Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Hypertension 48:1037-42. 2006
    ..More research is warranted concerning the physiological and clinical consequences of hyperuricemia, especially in blacks...
  27. ncbi request reprint Effects of comprehensive lifestyle modification on diet, weight, physical fitness, and blood pressure control: 18-month results of a randomized trial
    Patricia J Elmer
    Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:485-95. 2006
    ..The main 6-month results from the PREMIER trial showed that comprehensive behavioral intervention programs improve lifestyle behaviors and lower blood pressure...
  28. ncbi request reprint The DASH diet enhances the blood pressure response to losartan in hypertensive patients
    Paul R Conlin
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension PRC, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Hypertens 16:337-42. 2003
    ..We conducted a clinical trial to assess the BP response to the DASH diet with an antihypertensive medication, losartan, in participants with essential hypertension...
  29. pmc Smoking cessation and cardiovascular disease risk factors: results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Arvind Bakhru
    University of Rochester Medical Center, School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, USA
    PLoS Med 2:e160. 2005
    ..It also remains unclear as to whether traditional risk factors can adequately explain the observed decline in cardiovascular risk following smoking cessation...