Brian G Kral

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Relation of subclinical coronary artery atherosclerosis to cerebral white matter disease in healthy subjects from families with early-onset coronary artery disease
    Brian G Kral
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins GeneSTAR Research Program, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins GeneSTAR Research Program, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 112:747-52. 2013
  2. pmc Genetics of coronary artery calcification among African Americans, a meta-analysis
    Mary K Wojczynski
    Department of Genetics, Division of Statistical Genomics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    BMC Med Genet 14:75. 2013
  3. pmc Silent myocardial ischaemia and long-term coronary artery disease outcomes in apparently healthy people from families with early-onset ischaemic heart disease
    Brian G Kral
    The Johns Hopkins GeneSTAR Research Program, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 1830 East Monument Street, Room 8023, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Eur Heart J 32:2766-72. 2011
  4. pmc A common variant in the CDKN2B gene on chromosome 9p21 protects against coronary artery disease in Americans of African ancestry
    Brian G Kral
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins GeneSTAR Research Program, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Hum Genet 56:224-9. 2011
  5. pmc Severity of inducible myocardial ischemia predicts incident acute coronary syndromes in asymptomatic individuals with a family history of premature coronary artery disease
    Brian G Kral
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins GeneSTAR Research Program, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 19:28-36. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Ethnic-specific determinants of exercise capacity in a healthy high-risk population
    Rochelle V Brown
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1150-6. 2012
  7. pmc Independent metabolic syndrome variants predict new-onset coronary artery disease
    Dhananjay Vaidya
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:1376-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Detecting occult coronary disease in a high-risk asymptomatic population
    Roger S Blumenthal
    Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Circulation 107:702-7. 2003
  9. pmc The use of high-sensitivity assays for C-reactive protein in clinical practice
    Kiran Musunuru
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 5:621-35. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Familial occurrence of abnormalities of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol
    Brian G Kral
    The Johns Hopkins Sibling and Family Heart Study, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 1830 East Monument Street, Room 8033, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Clin Lipidol 1:31-40. 2007

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Publications10

  1. pmc Relation of subclinical coronary artery atherosclerosis to cerebral white matter disease in healthy subjects from families with early-onset coronary artery disease
    Brian G Kral
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins GeneSTAR Research Program, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins GeneSTAR Research Program, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 112:747-52. 2013
    ..In conclusion, these findings support the premise of possible shared causal pathways in 2 vascular beds in families at increased risk for early-onset vascular disease. ..
  2. pmc Genetics of coronary artery calcification among African Americans, a meta-analysis
    Mary K Wojczynski
    Department of Genetics, Division of Statistical Genomics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    BMC Med Genet 14:75. 2013
    ..African Americans (AA) have higher rates of CHD but are less well-studied in genomic studies. We assembled the largest AA data resource currently available with measured CAC to identify associated genetic variants...
  3. pmc Silent myocardial ischaemia and long-term coronary artery disease outcomes in apparently healthy people from families with early-onset ischaemic heart disease
    Brian G Kral
    The Johns Hopkins GeneSTAR Research Program, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 1830 East Monument Street, Room 8023, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Eur Heart J 32:2766-72. 2011
    ..The extent to which inducible myocardial ischaemia exists and is associated with long-term incident CAD in apparently healthy siblings of early-onset CAD patients is unknown...
  4. pmc A common variant in the CDKN2B gene on chromosome 9p21 protects against coronary artery disease in Americans of African ancestry
    Brian G Kral
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins GeneSTAR Research Program, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Hum Genet 56:224-9. 2011
    ..The findings demonstrate a significant protective effect against incident CAD in African American siblings of persons with premature CAD, with replication in a combination of two additional African American cohorts...
  5. pmc Severity of inducible myocardial ischemia predicts incident acute coronary syndromes in asymptomatic individuals with a family history of premature coronary artery disease
    Brian G Kral
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins GeneSTAR Research Program, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 19:28-36. 2012
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  6. doi request reprint Ethnic-specific determinants of exercise capacity in a healthy high-risk population
    Rochelle V Brown
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1150-6. 2012
    ..We thus examined exercise capacity and its biopsychosocial correlates in a healthy population of AA and EA at increased risk of CVD...
  7. pmc Independent metabolic syndrome variants predict new-onset coronary artery disease
    Dhananjay Vaidya
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:1376-8. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Detecting occult coronary disease in a high-risk asymptomatic population
    Roger S Blumenthal
    Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Circulation 107:702-7. 2003
    ..In asymptomatic individuals with a family history of premature CAD, it is unclear whether abnormalities on these functional exercise tests represent significant coronary disease...
  9. pmc The use of high-sensitivity assays for C-reactive protein in clinical practice
    Kiran Musunuru
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 5:621-35. 2008
    ..Data suggests that these high-sensitivity assays should be used in combination with measurements of LDL-cholesterol levels to assist risk stratification of selected patients for prevention of CVD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Familial occurrence of abnormalities of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol
    Brian G Kral
    The Johns Hopkins Sibling and Family Heart Study, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 1830 East Monument Street, Room 8033, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Clin Lipidol 1:31-40. 2007
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