Carlos Iribarren

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Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Adult asthma and risk of coronary heart disease, cerebrovascular disease, and heart failure: a prospective study of 2 matched cohorts
    Carlos Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:1014-24. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of cigar smoking on the risk of cardiovascular disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and cancer in men
    C Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, Calif 94611, USA
    N Engl J Med 340:1773-80. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Sex and racial/ethnic disparities in outcomes after acute myocardial infarction: a cohort study among members of a large integrated health care delivery system in northern California
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:2105-13. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Plasma leptin levels and coronary artery calcification in older adults
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente, Division of Research, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:729-32. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Does the association between serum endostatin, an endogenous anti-angiogenic protein, and acute myocardial infarction differ by race?
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, 2000 Broadway, 3rd Floor, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Vasc Med 11:13-20. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Value of the sagittal abdominal diameter in coronary heart disease risk assessment: cohort study in a large, multiethnic population
    Carlos Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente of Northern California, Oakland 94612, and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital, CA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:1150-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and early-onset coronary artery disease: is the whole greater than its parts?
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:1800-7. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Asthma and the prospective risk of anaphylactic shock and other allergy diagnoses in a large integrated health care delivery system
    Carlos Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 104:371-7. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Asymmetric dimethyl-arginine and coronary artery calcification in young adults entering middle age: the CARDIA Study
    Carlos Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA, USA
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:222-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Traditional and novel risk factors for clinically diagnosed abdominal aortic aneurysm: the Kaiser multiphasic health checkup cohort study
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente of Northern California Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:669-78. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Adult asthma and risk of coronary heart disease, cerebrovascular disease, and heart failure: a prospective study of 2 matched cohorts
    Carlos Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:1014-24. 2012
    ..In conclusion, asthma was prospectively associated with increased risk of major CVD. Modifying effects were noted for sex and asthma medication use but not for comorbid allergy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of cigar smoking on the risk of cardiovascular disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and cancer in men
    C Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, Calif 94611, USA
    N Engl J Med 340:1773-80. 1999
    ..However, unlike the relation between cigarette smoking and cardiovascular disease, the association between cigar smoking and cardiovascular disease has not been clearly established...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sex and racial/ethnic disparities in outcomes after acute myocardial infarction: a cohort study among members of a large integrated health care delivery system in northern California
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:2105-13. 2005
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  4. ncbi request reprint Plasma leptin levels and coronary artery calcification in older adults
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente, Division of Research, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:729-32. 2007
    ..Leptin is associated with adiposity and insulin resistance and may play a direct role in vascular calcification. It is unclear, however, whether leptin is an independent predictor of atherosclerotic burden...
  5. ncbi request reprint Does the association between serum endostatin, an endogenous anti-angiogenic protein, and acute myocardial infarction differ by race?
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, 2000 Broadway, 3rd Floor, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Vasc Med 11:13-20. 2006
    ..Further research is needed to replicate these findings and to elucidate potential mechanisms for these race/ethnic differences...
  6. ncbi request reprint Value of the sagittal abdominal diameter in coronary heart disease risk assessment: cohort study in a large, multiethnic population
    Carlos Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente of Northern California, Oakland 94612, and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital, CA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:1150-9. 2006
    ..In conclusion, standing sagittal abdominal diameter was a strong predictor of CHD independently of BMI and added incremental CHD risk prediction at each level of BMI...
  7. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and early-onset coronary artery disease: is the whole greater than its parts?
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:1800-7. 2006
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Asthma and the prospective risk of anaphylactic shock and other allergy diagnoses in a large integrated health care delivery system
    Carlos Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 104:371-7. 2010
    ..The association between asthma and anaphylaxis remains poorly understood...
  9. ncbi request reprint Asymmetric dimethyl-arginine and coronary artery calcification in young adults entering middle age: the CARDIA Study
    Carlos Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA, USA
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:222-9. 2007
    ..Our aim was to ascertain the association between ADMA and coronary artery calcification (CAC), a marker of atherosclerotic coronary disease burden...
  10. ncbi request reprint Traditional and novel risk factors for clinically diagnosed abdominal aortic aneurysm: the Kaiser multiphasic health checkup cohort study
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente of Northern California Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:669-78. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Birthplace and mortality among insured Latinos: the paradox revisited
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Ethn Dis 19:185-91. 2009
    ..We investigated the Latino paradox in a managed care setting and examined the role of birthplace...
  12. ncbi request reprint Causes and demographic, medical, lifestyle and psychosocial predictors of premature mortality: the CARDIA study
    Carlos Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 60:471-82. 2005
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  13. ncbi request reprint Association of lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 mass and activity with calcified coronary plaque in young adults: the CARDIA study
    Carlos Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 25:216-21. 2005
    ..To examine the association of lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2) mass and activity with calcified coronary plaque in young adults...
  14. ncbi request reprint Breast vascular calcification and risk of coronary heart disease, stroke, and heart failure
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente of Northern California Division of Research, Oakland, California 94612, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:381-9; discussion 390-2. 2004
    ..Vascular calcification holds promise as a useful cardiovascular risk maker. Our objective was to examine the association between breast vascular calcification and risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) outcomes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking, alcohol consumption, and risk of ARDS: a 15-year cohort study in a managed care setting
    C Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Chest 117:163-8. 2000
    ..To examine the association of cigarette smoking and alcohol consumption with hospital presentation of ARDS in a well-defined, multiethnic population...
  16. ncbi request reprint Association of hostility with coronary artery calcification in young adults: the CARDIA study. Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults
    C Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, 3505 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    JAMA 283:2546-51. 2000
    ..Psychosocial factors, including personality and character traits, may play a role in the development and expression of coronary artery disease...
  17. ncbi request reprint Calcification of the aortic arch: risk factors and association with coronary heart disease, stroke, and peripheral vascular disease
    C Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, 3505 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94611
    JAMA 283:2810-5. 2000
    ..However, the incremental predictive value of vascular calcification, beyond traditional coronary risk factors, is not clearly established...
  18. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization for suicide attempt and completed suicide: epidemiological features in a managed care population
    C Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 35:288-96. 2000
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  19. ncbi request reprint Glycemic control and heart failure among adult patients with diabetes
    C Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA, USA
    Circulation 103:2668-73. 2001
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  20. ncbi request reprint Cohort study of thyroid cancer in a San Francisco Bay area population
    C Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Int J Cancer 93:745-50. 2001
    ..These results provide further evidence for a role of female gender, radiation, goiter, Asian race, high educational attainment and family history of thyroid disease in the etiology of thyroid cancer...
  21. pmc Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke: association with personal characteristics and self reported health conditions
    C Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, California 94611, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:721-8. 2001
    ..To examine the association between exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) and demographic, lifestyle, occupational characteristics and self reported health conditions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of n-3, n-6 fatty acids and fish: relationship with hostility in young adults--the CARDIA study
    C Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 58:24-31. 2004
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  23. ncbi request reprint Cohort study of exposure to environmental tobacco smoke and risk of first ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 23:38-44. 2004
    ..Although potentially important confounders (such as dietary habits) were not included in the analysis, high-level ETS exposure at home was independently associated with increased risk of first ischemic stroke among never-smoking women...
  24. ncbi request reprint Are patients with asthma at increased risk of coronary heart disease?
    Carlos Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 33:743-8. 2004
    ..Inflammation plays a role in the pathogenesis of athero-thrombosis. Because of the chronic, inflammatory nature of asthma, we hypothesized a possible link asthma and prospective risk of coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  25. doi request reprint Incidental pulmonary nodules on cardiac computed tomography: prognosis and use
    Carlos Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente of Northern California, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Am J Med 121:989-96. 2008
    ..Small asymptomatic lung nodules are found frequently in the course of cardiac computed tomography (CT) scanning. However, the utility of assessing and reporting incidental findings in healthy, asymptomatic subjects is unknown...
  26. pmc Characterizing the admixed African ancestry of African Americans
    Fouad Zakharia
    Department of Genetics, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Genome Biol 10:R141. 2009
    ..To focus on African ancestry, we reduced the data to include only those genotypes in each African American determined statistically to be African in origin...
  27. pmc Circulating angiopoietins-1 and -2, angiopoietin receptor Tie-2 and vascular endothelial growth factor-A as biomarkers of acute myocardial infarction: a prospective nested case-control study
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 11:31. 2011
    ..Our aim was to examine the association between circulating levels of markers of angiogenesis with risk of incident acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in men and women...
  28. doi request reprint Incidental findings on cardiac multidetector row computed tomography among healthy older adults: prevalence and clinical correlates
    Jeremy R Burt
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:756-61. 2008
    ..Our objectives were to evaluate the prevalence of incidental findings discovered during cardiac MDCT scanning and to identify clinical variables associated with incidental findings...
  29. doi request reprint Ethnicity and risk of hospitalization for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    H Nicole Tran
    Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94611, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 21:615-22. 2011
    ..To identify ethnic differences for risk of hospitalization for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  30. doi request reprint Insulin resistance independently predicts the progression of coronary artery calcification
    Keane K Lee
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Am Heart J 157:939-45. 2009
    ..Change in coronary artery calcification is a surrogate marker of subclinical coronary artery disease (CAD). In the only large prospective study, CAD risk factors predicted progression of coronary artery calcium (CAC)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Statin and beta-blocker therapy and the initial presentation of coronary heart disease
    Alan S Go
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente of Northern California, Oakland, California 94612 2304, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:229-38. 2006
    ..Patients who present with unstable coronary disease, such as acute myocardial infarction, may systematically differ from patients who present with relatively stable coronary disease, such as exertional angina...
  32. pmc Chronic kidney disease and risk for presenting with acute myocardial infarction versus stable exertional angina in adults with coronary heart disease
    Alan S Go
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente of Northern California, 2000 Broadway Street, Oakland, CA 94612 2304, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:1600-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether kidney dysfunction is associated with the type of clinical presentation of coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  33. ncbi request reprint The conundrum of increased burden of end-stage renal disease in Asians
    Yoshio N Hall
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, USA
    Kidney Int 68:2310-6. 2005
    ..Few cohort studies have examined the risk of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) among Asians compared with whites and blacks...
  34. pmc Right coronary wall CMR in the older asymptomatic advance cohort: positive remodeling and associations with type 2 diabetes and coronary calcium
    Masahiro Terashima
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 12:75. 2010
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate coronary wall CMR in an asymptomatic older cohort...
  35. pmc Potential role of differential medication use in explaining excess risk of cardiovascular events and death associated with chronic kidney disease: a cohort study
    Nisha Bansal
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA, USA
    BMC Nephrol 12:44. 2011
    ..It is unclear whether differential cardiovascular drug use explains, in part, the excess risk of cardiovascular events and death in patients with CKD and coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  36. pmc COPD and cognitive impairment: the role of hypoxemia and oxygen therapy
    Neeta Thakur
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 5:263-9. 2010
    ..In patients with established COPD, we evaluated the impact of disease severity and impairment of respiratory physiology on cognitive impairment and the potential mitigating role of oxygen therapy...
  37. pmc Relationship of estimated GFR and coronary artery calcification in the CRIC (Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort) Study
    Matthew J Budoff
    Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA, Torrance, CA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 58:519-26. 2011
    ..Although individuals with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are at markedly increased mortality risk, the incidence, prevalence, and prognosis of CAC in CKD are not well understood...
  38. pmc Health-related characteristics and preferred methods of receiving health education according to dominant language among Latinos aged 25 to 64 in a large Northern California health plan
    Nancy P Gordon
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:305. 2008
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  39. pmc Risk adjustment for health care financing in chronic disease: what are we missing by failing to account for disease severity?
    Theodore A Omachi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118 0920, USA
    Med Care 51:740-7. 2013
    ..Failure to adjust for within-disease variation may create incentives to avoid sicker patients. We address this issue among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  40. pmc Oral contraceptive use and the ECG: evidence of an adverse QT effect on corrected QT interval
    Tara Sedlak
    Women s Heart Center, Cedars Sinai Heart Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 18:389-98. 2013
    ..A prolonged corrected QT (QTc) interval is a marker for an increased risk of sudden cardiac death. We evaluated the relationship between oral contraceptive (OC) use, type of OC, and QTc interval...
  41. doi request reprint Common polymorphisms of ALOX5 and ALOX5AP and risk of coronary artery disease
    Themistocles L Assimes
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Hum Genet 123:399-408. 2008
    ..However, additional studies are needed to exclude modest effects of promoter variation in ALOX5 on the risk of CAD assuming a recessive mode of inheritance...
  42. pmc Measurement of COPD severity using a survey-based score: validation in a clinically and physiologically characterized cohort
    Mark D Eisner
    University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, M 1097, San Francisco, CA 94143 0111, USA
    Chest 137:846-51. 2010
    ..In this study, we aimed to further validate the severity score in a different COPD cohort and using a combination of patient-reported and objective physiologic measurements...
  43. pmc Smoking status and common carotid artery intima-medial thickness among middle-aged men and women based on ultrasound measurement: a cohort study
    Amy Z Fan
    Prevention Research Center, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Berkeley, CA, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 6:42. 2006
    ..Cigarette smoking is an established causal factor for atherosclerosis. However, the smoking effect on different echogenic components of carotid arterial wall measured by ultrasound is not well elucidated...
  44. ncbi request reprint Analysis of late risk of systemic blood pressures <120/80 mm Hg
    Shubha Ananthakrishnan
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:1575-6. 2004
    ..These relations were similar in men, women, and several ethnic groups but stronger in subjects <40 years old. These data suggest a definition of optimal BP of <100/70 mm Hg, similar to usual BP levels in children <10 years old...