E Selvin

Summary

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

Publications

  1. pmc Glycated haemoglobin and cognitive decline: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    A L Christman
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Diabetologia 54:1645-52. 2011
  2. pmc No racial differences in the association of glycated hemoglobin with kidney disease and cardiovascular outcomes
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Corresponding author Elizabeth Selvin
    Diabetes Care 36:2995-3001. 2013
  3. pmc Comparing the association of GFR estimated by the CKD-EPI and MDRD study equations and mortality: the third national health and nutrition examination survey (NHANES III)
    Tariq Shafi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:42. 2012
  4. pmc sRAGE and risk of diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and death
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes 62:2116-21. 2013
  5. pmc Diabetes and risk of fracture-related hospitalization: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Andrea L C Schneider
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:1153-8. 2013
  6. pmc Within-person variability in kidney measures
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 61:716-22. 2013
  7. pmc No ethnic differences in the association of glycated hemoglobin with retinopathy: the national health and nutrition examination survey 2005-2008
    Julie K Bower
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:569-73. 2013
  8. pmc Alternative markers of hyperglycemia and risk of diabetes
    Stephen P Juraschek
    The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:2265-70. 2012
  9. pmc Low hemoglobin A(1c) in nondiabetic adults: an elevated risk state?
    Vikas Aggarwal
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:2055-60. 2012
  10. ncbi Glycemic control, atherosclerosis, and risk factors for cardiovascular disease in individuals with diabetes: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2024 E Monument St, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1965-73. 2005

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Publications61

  1. pmc Glycated haemoglobin and cognitive decline: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    A L Christman
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Diabetologia 54:1645-52. 2011
    ..This study aimed to examine the association between diabetes and hyperglycaemia-assessed by HbA(1c)-and change in cognitive function in persons with and without diabetes...
  2. pmc No racial differences in the association of glycated hemoglobin with kidney disease and cardiovascular outcomes
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Corresponding author Elizabeth Selvin
    Diabetes Care 36:2995-3001. 2013
    ..We compared the associations of diabetes diagnostic categories for HbA1c and fasting glucose with clinical outcomes in black and white persons in the community...
  3. pmc Comparing the association of GFR estimated by the CKD-EPI and MDRD study equations and mortality: the third national health and nutrition examination survey (NHANES III)
    Tariq Shafi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:42. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc sRAGE and risk of diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and death
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes 62:2116-21. 2013
    ..34-1.79]). In conclusion, we found that low levels of sRAGE were a marker of future chronic disease risk and mortality in the community and may represent an inflammatory state. Racial differences in sRAGE deserve further examination...
  5. pmc Diabetes and risk of fracture-related hospitalization: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Andrea L C Schneider
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:1153-8. 2013
    ..To examine the association between diabetes, glycemic control, and risk of fracture-related hospitalization in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study...
  6. pmc Within-person variability in kidney measures
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 61:716-22. 2013
    ..Our objective was to quantify short-term total within-person variability in standard and nontraditional kidney measures using national data...
  7. pmc No ethnic differences in the association of glycated hemoglobin with retinopathy: the national health and nutrition examination survey 2005-2008
    Julie K Bower
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:569-73. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether the association between HbA(1c) and retinopathy differs by ethnic group in a representative sample of U.S. adults...
  8. pmc Alternative markers of hyperglycemia and risk of diabetes
    Stephen P Juraschek
    The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:2265-70. 2012
    ..Fructosamine, glycated albumin, and 1,5-anhydroglucitol (1,5-AG) are of interest for monitoring short-term glycemic control in patients with diabetes; however, their associations with diabetes risk are uncharacterized...
  9. pmc Low hemoglobin A(1c) in nondiabetic adults: an elevated risk state?
    Vikas Aggarwal
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:2055-60. 2012
    ..To identify predictors of low hemoglobin A(1c) (HbA(1c)) (<5.0%) and to investigate the association of low HbA(1c) with cause-specific mortality and risk of liver disease hospitalization...
  10. ncbi Glycemic control, atherosclerosis, and risk factors for cardiovascular disease in individuals with diabetes: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2024 E Monument St, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1965-73. 2005
    ..This study examines the relationship between A1C, carotid intima-media thickness (IMT), and traditional cardiovascular risk factors in individuals with diabetes...
  11. pmc Kidney function estimated from serum creatinine and cystatin C and peripheral arterial disease in NHANES 1999-2002
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Eur Heart J 30:1918-25. 2009
    ..Serum cystatin C, a novel marker of kidney function, is reported to be superior to serum creatinine as a risk factor for atherosclerotic disease, but associations may vary across vascular beds...
  12. pmc Glycated hemoglobin, diabetes, and cardiovascular risk in nondiabetic adults
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:800-11. 2010
    ..Fasting glucose is the standard measure used to diagnose diabetes in the United States. Recently, glycated hemoglobin was also recommended for this purpose...
  13. pmc Elevated A1C in adults without a history of diabetes in the U.S
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:828-33. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the prevalence and correlates of elevated A1C in a large, nationally representative sample of adults without diabetes in the U.S...
  14. pmc Racial differences in glycemic markers: a cross-sectional analysis of community-based data
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:303-9. 2011
    ..Although differences between black and white persons in hemoglobin A(1c) (HbA(1c)) values are well established, recent studies suggest that this might not reflect differences in glycemia...
  15. pmc Nontraditional markers of glycemia: associations with microvascular conditions
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:960-7. 2011
    ..To compare the associations of nontraditional (fructosamine, glycated albumin, 1,5-anhydroglucitol [1,5-AG]) and standard (fasting glucose, HbA(1c)) glycemic markers with common microvascular conditions associated with diabetes mellitus...
  16. pmc Contemporary risk factor control and walking dysfunction in individuals with peripheral arterial disease: NHANES 1999-2004
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Atherosclerosis 201:425-33. 2008
    ..However, comparable data have not been reported from a nationally representative population...
  17. pmc Performance of A1C for the classification and prediction of diabetes
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:84-9. 2011
    ..Our objective was to assess the test performance of A1C against single and repeat glucose measurements for diagnosis of prevalent diabetes and for prediction of incident diabetes...
  18. pmc Cardiovascular outcomes in trials of oral diabetes medications: a systematic review
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore MD 21287, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:2070-80. 2008
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  19. pmc Glycated hemoglobin and the risk of kidney disease and retinopathy in adults with and without diabetes
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes 60:298-305. 2011
    ....
  20. ncbi Short-term variability in measures of glycemia and implications for the classification of diabetes
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2024 E Monument St, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1545-51. 2007
    ..Our objectives were to characterize the within-person variability in fasting glucose, 2-hour glucose, and hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) levels and to assess the impact of using repeated measurements for classification of diabetes...
  21. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors for erectile dysfunction in the US
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Am J Med 120:151-7. 2007
    ..To assess the prevalence of erectile dysfunction and to quantify associations between putative risk factors and erectile dysfunction in the US adult male population...
  22. pmc Breast and cervical cancer screening: sociodemographic predictors among White, Black, and Hispanic women
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Association of Schools of Public Health Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at the National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:618-23. 2003
    ..We evaluated the relationship between breast and cervical cancer screening and a variety of variables across race/ethnicity groups...
  23. pmc Measurement of HbA1c from stored whole blood samples in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Diabetes 2:118-24. 2010
    ..The aims of the present study were to demonstrate the reliability of HbA1c measurements during two time periods and to compare these measurements with HbA1c distribution in the general US population...
  24. ncbi Glycemic control and coronary heart disease risk in persons with and without diabetes: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1910-6. 2005
    ..Chronic hyperglycemia has been hypothesized to contribute to coronary heart disease (CHD), but the extent to which hemoglobin A(1c) (HbA(1c)) level, a marker of long-term glycemic control, is independently related to CHD risk is uncertain...
  25. ncbi Glycaemia (haemoglobin A1c) and incident ischaemic stroke: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Lancet Neurol 4:821-6. 2005
    ..Haemoglobin A1c (HbA(1c)), a measure of long-term glycaemia, is strongly related to retinopathy, nephropathy, and neuropathy in diabetes. We sought to assess the association between HbA(1c) and stroke in people with and without diabetes...
  26. ncbi Stability of haemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) measurements from frozen whole blood samples stored for over a decade
    E Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Diabet Med 22:1726-30. 2005
    ..We undertook this study to assess the reproducibility of HbA1c measurements from whole blood samples that had been in storage at -70 degrees C for over a decade...
  27. ncbi HbA1c and peripheral arterial disease in diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:877-82. 2006
    ..A second aim was to investigate whether the association was stronger for severe, symptomatic disease compared with PAD assessed by low ankle-brachial index (ABI)...
  28. ncbi 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...
  29. ncbi The burden and treatment of diabetes in elderly individuals in the u.s
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2024 E Monument St, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2415-9. 2006
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  30. ncbi 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...
  31. ncbi Calibration of serum creatinine in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES) 1988-1994, 1999-2004
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 50:918-26. 2007
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  32. doi Serum cystatin C in the United States: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)
    Anna Kottgen
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:385-94. 2008
    ..However, information for serum cystatin C levels in the general population, specifically across a wide age range and different ethnicities, is lacking...
  33. pmc Age, gender, and race effects on cystatin C levels in US adolescents
    Darcy Groesbeck
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:1777-85. 2008
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  34. pmc Prevalence of kidney disease in anaemia differs by GFR-estimating method: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (1988-94)
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:2542-8. 2010
    ..Serum cystatin C is purportedly a more sensitive marker of kidney disease and a better predictor of mortality than serum creatinine. However, studies suggest that extrarenal factors also influence cystatin C levels...
  35. pmc Liver enzymes, race, gender and diabetes risk: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    A L C Schneider
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabet Med 30:926-33. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that all liver enzymes would be associated with diabetes risk and that associations would differ by race and gender...
  36. ncbi Lead, cadmium, smoking, and increased risk of peripheral arterial disease
    Ana Navas-Acien
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Circulation 109:3196-201. 2004
    ..The objective of the present study was to evaluate the association between blood levels of lead and cadmium and peripheral arterial disease...
  37. pmc The association of hemoglobin a1c with incident heart failure among people without diabetes: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Kunihiro Matsushita
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes 59:2020-6. 2010
    ..This study sought to investigate an association of HbA1c (A1C) with incident heart failure among individuals without diabetes and compare it to fasting glucose...
  38. pmc Risk implications of the new CKD Epidemiology Collaboration (CKD-EPI) equation compared with the MDRD Study equation for estimated GFR: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Kunihiro Matsushita
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 55:648-59. 2010
    ..Although the CKD-EPI equation estimates GFR more precisely compared with the MDRD Study equation, whether this equation improves risk prediction is unknown...
  39. pmc Association of diabetes, comorbidities, and A1C with functional disability in older adults: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), 1999-2006
    Rita Rastogi Kalyani
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:1055-60. 2010
    ..To examine the relationship of diabetes and functional disability in older adults and the possible mediating roles of comorbidities and A1C...
  40. ncbi 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...
  41. pmc Poor glycemic control in diabetes and the risk of incident chronic kidney disease even in the absence of albuminuria and retinopathy: Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Lori D Bash
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:2440-7. 2008
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  42. pmc Endogenous sex steroid hormones and measures of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in a nationally representative sample of men
    Stella Yi
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 71:246-52. 2009
    ..Sex steroid hormones may play a role in the pathogenesis of chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  43. ncbi Prevalence of chronic kidney disease in the United States
    Josef Coresh
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    JAMA 298:2038-47. 2007
    ..Whether there have been changes in the prevalence of earlier stages of chronic kidney disease (CKD) during this period is uncertain...
  44. pmc Use of human vascular tissue microarrays for measurement of advanced glycation endproducts
    Marc K Halushka
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Histochem Cytochem 57:559-66. 2009
    ..It also suggests ethnicity has a previously undescribed role in vascular tissue AGE levels. This manuscript contains online supplemental material at http://www.jhc.org. Please visit this article online to view these materials...
  45. ncbi Glycaemic status and cardiovascular disease in type 2 diabetes mellitus: re-visiting glycated haemoglobin targets for cardiovascular disease prevention
    Sherita H Golden
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Diabetes Obes Metab 9:792-8. 2007
    ..macrovascular disease and (iii) on-going clinical trials of intensive glycaemic control for CVD prevention...
  46. ncbi Androgens and diabetes in men: results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:234-8. 2007
    ..The objective of this study is to test the hypothesis that low normal levels of total, free, and bioavailable testosterone are associated with prevalent diabetes in men...
  47. pmc Method of glomerular filtration rate estimation affects prediction of mortality risk
    Brad C Astor
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Welch Center for Prevention, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 20:2214-22. 2009
    ..In conclusion, despite better performance in terms of estimating GFR, equations based on both cystatin C and creatinine do not predict mortality as well as equations based on cystatin C alone...
  48. pmc Metals in urine and peripheral arterial disease
    Ana Navas-Acien
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:164-9. 2005
    ..Other metals in urine were not associated with PAD at the levels found in the general population...
  49. ncbi Meta-analysis: glycosylated hemoglobin and cardiovascular disease in diabetes mellitus
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Intern Med 141:421-31. 2004
    ..In persons with diabetes, chronic hyperglycemia (assessed by glycosylated hemoglobin level) is related to the development of microvascular disease; however, the relation of glycosylated hemoglobin to macrovascular disease is less clear...
  50. pmc Transcription factor 7-like 2 (TCF7L2) polymorphism and context-specific risk of type 2 diabetes in African American and Caucasian adults: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Yu Yan
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Diabetes 58:285-9. 2009
    ..Moreover, few studies have investigated the effects of TCF7L2 on type 2 diabetes in the context of metabolic risk factors of type 2 diabetes...
  51. pmc Change in estimated GFR associates with coronary heart disease and mortality
    Kunihiro Matsushita
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, 2024 E Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 20:2617-24. 2009
    ..In conclusion, a steeper than average decline in eGFR associates with a higher risk for CHD and all-cause mortality. Increases in eGFR among participants with chronic kidney disease associate with similar increased risks...
  52. ncbi Systematic review: comparative effectiveness and safety of oral medications for type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Shari Bolen
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Evidence Based Practice Center, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ann Intern Med 147:386-99. 2007
    ..As newer oral diabetes agents continue to emerge on the market, comparative evidence is urgently required to guide appropriate therapy...
  53. pmc Association of cigarette smoking, alcohol consumption, and physical activity with sex steroid hormone levels in US men
    Meredith S Shiels
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:877-86. 2009
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  54. pmc Imprecision of urinary iothalamate clearance as a gold-standard measure of GFR decreases the diagnostic accuracy of kidney function estimating equations
    Yuen Ting Diana Kwong
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:39-49. 2010
    ..However, the influence of imprecise measured GFRs (mGFRs) on estimates of equation error is unknown...
  55. pmc Cross-sectional and prospective study of lung function in adults with type 2 diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    Hsin Chieh Yeh
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:741-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that diabetes is independently associated with reduced lung function, both cross-sectionally and longitudinally...
  56. pmc Serum and dietary potassium and risk of incident type 2 diabetes mellitus: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    Ranee Chatterjee
    Departments of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1745-51. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that adults with lower serum potassium levels and lower dietary potassium intake are at higher risk for incident diabetes mellitus (DM), independent of diuretic use...
  57. pmc Glomerular protein levels of matrix metalloproteinase-1 and tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-1 are lower in diabetic subjects
    Toby C Cornish
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Histochem Cytochem 57:995-1001. 2009
    ..This manuscript contains online supplemental material at http://www.jhc.org. Please visit this article online to view these materials...
  58. pmc Statin drugs, serum cholesterol, and prostate-specific antigen in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2001-2004
    Alison M Mondul
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:671-8. 2010
    ..We evaluated the associations of statins and serum cholesterol with PSA to understand whether the inverse associations of statins and low cholesterol with aggressive prostate cancer are explained by detection bias...
  59. ncbi Perceptions of cancer in an African-American community: a focus group report
    Sharada Shankar
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:276-83. 2002
    ..To assess cancer perceptions, beliefs, and barriers to prevention among African-American residents of West Baltimore for the purpose of informing community cancer control initiatives...
  60. ncbi Kidney function and risk of peripheral arterial disease: results from the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Keattiyoat Wattanakit
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Suite 300, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 18:629-36. 2007
    ..56 (95% CI 1.13 to 2.14). Patients with CKD are at increased risk for incident PAD. Development of strategies for screening and prevention of PAD in this high-risk population seems warranted...
  61. ncbi Risk factors for peripheral arterial disease incidence in persons with diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Keattiyoat Wattanakit
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Suite 300, 1300 South 2nd Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Atherosclerosis 180:389-97. 2005
    ..Some risk factors for peripheral arterial disease (PAD) have been identified, but little information is available on PAD risk factors in individuals with diabetes...

Research Grants4

  1. Glycemia Advanced Gylcation End products (AGEs) and Atherosclerosis in Diabetes
    Elizabeth Selvin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This research may help inform the development of new therapeutic strategies to inhibit the effects of chronic hyperglycemia and prevent the progression of atherosclerosis and cardiovascular events. ..
  2. Defining the Clinical Significance of HbA1c Prior to the Onset of Diabetes
    Elizabeth Selvin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This research will provide important information regarding the use of HbA1c as a screening test for diabetes and the clinical relevance of HbA1c levels in persons prior to a diagnosis of diabetes. ..