Mariana Lazo

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of energy intake, physical activity, and population-wide weight loss on cardiovascular disease and diabetes mortality in Cuba, 1980-2005
    Manuel Franco
    Department of Epidemiology and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1374-80. 2007
  2. pmc Traffic-related air pollution exposures and changes in heart rate variability in Mexico City: a panel study
    Kyra Naumoff Shields
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh, Bridgeside Point I, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Environ Health 12:7. 2013
  3. pmc Prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in the United States: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994
    Mariana Lazo
    Am J Epidemiol 178:38-45. 2013
  4. pmc Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and mortality among US adults: prospective cohort study
    Mariana Lazo
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMJ 343:d6891. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Patterns and predictors of changes in adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy: longitudinal study of men and women
    Mariana Lazo
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Epidemiology, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1377-85. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Brief communication: clinical implications of short-term variability in liver function test results
    Mariana Lazo
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2223, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:348-52. 2008
  7. pmc Effect of a 12-month intensive lifestyle intervention on hepatic steatosis in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Mariana Lazo
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2156-63. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The epidemiology of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: a global perspective
    Mariana Lazo
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Semin Liver Dis 28:339-50. 2008
  9. pmc Low glycated hemoglobin and liver disease in the U.S. population
    Andrea L Christman
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:2548-50. 2011
  10. pmc Examining a bidirectional association between depressive symptoms and diabetes
    Sherita Hill Golden
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA 299:2751-9. 2008

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of energy intake, physical activity, and population-wide weight loss on cardiovascular disease and diabetes mortality in Cuba, 1980-2005
    Manuel Franco
    Department of Epidemiology and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1374-80. 2007
    ..These results suggest that population-wide measures designed to reduce energy stores, without affecting nutritional sufficiency, may lead to declines in diabetes and cardiovascular disease prevalence and mortality...
  2. pmc Traffic-related air pollution exposures and changes in heart rate variability in Mexico City: a panel study
    Kyra Naumoff Shields
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh, Bridgeside Point I, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Environ Health 12:7. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in the United States: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994
    Mariana Lazo
    Am J Epidemiol 178:38-45. 2013
    ..Our results extend previous national estimates of the prevalence of NAFLD in the US population and highlight the burden of this disease. Men, Mexican Americans, and people with diabetes and obesity are the most affected groups...
  4. pmc Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and mortality among US adults: prospective cohort study
    Mariana Lazo
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMJ 343:d6891. 2011
    ..To evaluate the association between non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and all cause and cause specific mortality in a representative sample of the US general population...
  5. ncbi request reprint Patterns and predictors of changes in adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy: longitudinal study of men and women
    Mariana Lazo
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Epidemiology, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1377-85. 2007
    ..Adherence to therapy is a dynamic behavior. However, few studies have identified factors associated with changes in adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) among men and women...
  6. ncbi request reprint Brief communication: clinical implications of short-term variability in liver function test results
    Mariana Lazo
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2223, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:348-52. 2008
    ..Clinicians sometimes order liver tests as part of a screening examination or general work-up. Current guidelines do not recommend routine retesting of abnormal results in asymptomatic patients...
  7. pmc Effect of a 12-month intensive lifestyle intervention on hepatic steatosis in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Mariana Lazo
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2156-63. 2010
    ..Weight loss through lifestyle changes is recommended for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). However, its efficacy in patients with type 2 diabetes is unproven...
  8. doi request reprint The epidemiology of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: a global perspective
    Mariana Lazo
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Semin Liver Dis 28:339-50. 2008
    ..New strategies for the prevention, diagnosis, and management will be required to alter the course of this disease...
  9. pmc Low glycated hemoglobin and liver disease in the U.S. population
    Andrea L Christman
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:2548-50. 2011
    ..To characterize the association of low HbA(1c) values (<4.0%) with liver enzymes and steatosis...
  10. pmc Examining a bidirectional association between depressive symptoms and diabetes
    Sherita Hill Golden
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA 299:2751-9. 2008
    ..Depressive symptoms are associated with development of type 2 diabetes, but it is unclear whether type 2 diabetes is a risk factor for elevated depressive symptoms...
  11. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy and reliability of ultrasonography for the detection of fatty liver: a meta-analysis
    Ruben Hernaez
    Department of Medicine The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Hepatology 54:1082-90. 2011
    ..Because of its low cost, safety, and accessibility, ultrasound is likely the imaging technique of choice for screening for fatty liver in clinical and population settings...
  12. pmc Effect of problem-solving-based diabetes self-management training on diabetes control in a low income patient sample
    Felicia Hill-Briggs
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:972-8. 2011
    ..Diabetes self-management support interventions are needed that are effective in engaging lower income patients, addressing competing life priorities and barriers to self-care, and facilitating behavior change...
  13. pmc Availability of healthy foods and dietary patterns: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Manuel Franco
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:897-904. 2009
    ..Inadequate availability of healthy foods may be a barrier to achieving recommended diets...
  14. doi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease across ethno-racial groups: do Asian-American adults represent a new at-risk population?
    James H Tabibian
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 26:501-9. 2011
    ..We explored clinical, laboratory, and histological features of NAFLD as well as risk factors for histologically advanced disease among under-represented ethno-racial groups...
  15. doi request reprint Oral contraceptive pill use is associated with reduced odds of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in menstruating women: results from NHANES III
    Su Hsun Liu
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2024 E Monument St, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD, 21287, USA
    J Gastroenterol 48:1151-9. 2013
    ..We sought to evaluate the association between oral contraceptive pills (OCP) and NAFLD and to determine whether adiposity mediates any effect...
  16. pmc NH2-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide and risk of diabetes
    Mariana Lazo
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes 62:3189-93. 2013
    ..001). This inverse association was robust across sex, race, and obesity subgroups. Our results extend animal studies and support a direct and important metabolic role of BNP in humans. ..
  17. doi request reprint Association between variants in or near PNPLA3, GCKR, and PPP1R3B with ultrasound-defined steatosis based on data from the third national health and nutrition examination survey
    Ruben Hernaez
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:1183-1190.e2. 2013
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  18. doi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma: response to TACE assessed with semiautomated volumetric and functional analysis of diffusion-weighted and contrast-enhanced MR imaging data
    Susanne Bonekamp
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 601 N Caroline St, JHOC 4240, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiology 260:752-61. 2011
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  19. pmc Development and pilot evaluation of literacy-adapted diabetes and CVD education in urban, diabetic African Americans
    Felicia Hill-Briggs
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1491-4. 2008
    ..Despite prevalent low literacy nationally, empirical research on the development and testing of literacy-adapted patient education remains limited...
  20. doi request reprint Racial differences in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in the U.S. population
    Andrea L C Schneider
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:292-9. 2014
    ..To characterize the prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) by race in a nationally representative sample of the U.S. population and to investigate potential explanatory factors for racial disparities...
  21. ncbi request reprint Better health statistics: the Cuban experience
    Mariana Lazo
    Lancet 367:985-6. 2006