K Reynolds

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adherence to statins and LDL-cholesterol goal attainment
    Margaret D Chi
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California Department of Research and Evaluation, 100 S Los Robles, 2nd Fl, Pasadena, CA 91101 E mail
    Am J Manag Care 20:e105-12. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Primary non-adherence to bisphosphonates in an integrated healthcare setting
    K Reynolds
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 S Los Robles, 2nd Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Osteoporos Int 24:2509-17. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Primary nonadherence to statin therapy: patients' perceptions
    Teressa N Harrison
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Am J Manag Care 19:e133-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Osteoporosis-specific Morisky Medication Adherence Scale in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis newly treated with bisphosphonates
    Kristi Reynolds
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 46:659-70. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and risk of ESRD in China
    Kristi Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 50:754-64. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Update on the metabolic syndrome: hypertension
    Kristi Reynolds
    Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 South Los Robles, Second Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 11:150-5. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and the risk of end-stage renal disease among Chinese men
    K Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Kidney Int 73:870-6. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of overweight and obesity in China
    Kristi Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1430 Tulane Avenue SL 18, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:10-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Major causes of death among men and women in China
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:1124-34. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Are waist circumference and body mass index independently associated with cardiovascular disease risk in Chinese adults?
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:1195-202. 2005

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Publications54

  1. ncbi request reprint Adherence to statins and LDL-cholesterol goal attainment
    Margaret D Chi
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California Department of Research and Evaluation, 100 S Los Robles, 2nd Fl, Pasadena, CA 91101 E mail
    Am J Manag Care 20:e105-12. 2014
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  2. doi request reprint Primary non-adherence to bisphosphonates in an integrated healthcare setting
    K Reynolds
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 S Los Robles, 2nd Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Osteoporos Int 24:2509-17. 2013
    ..Nearly 30% of women did not pick up their new bisphosphonate within 60 days. Identifying barriers and developing interventions that address patients' needs and concerns at the time a new medication is prescribed are warranted...
  3. ncbi request reprint Primary nonadherence to statin therapy: patients' perceptions
    Teressa N Harrison
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Am J Manag Care 19:e133-9. 2013
    ..To identify self-reported reasons for not filling a new prescription for statin therapy...
  4. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Osteoporosis-specific Morisky Medication Adherence Scale in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis newly treated with bisphosphonates
    Kristi Reynolds
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 46:659-70. 2012
    ..An evaluation of the measurement properties of the Osteoporosis-Specific Morisky Medication Adherence Scale (OS-MMAS) was needed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and risk of ESRD in China
    Kristi Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 50:754-64. 2007
    ..The relationship between body mass index (BMI) and risk of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in Asians has not been well established...
  6. ncbi request reprint Update on the metabolic syndrome: hypertension
    Kristi Reynolds
    Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 South Los Robles, Second Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 11:150-5. 2009
    ..Future research must focus on this issue given the high prevalence of the syndrome among hypertensive patients and high rates of progression to diabetes among those with the metabolic syndrome...
  7. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and the risk of end-stage renal disease among Chinese men
    K Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Kidney Int 73:870-6. 2008
    ..Heavy alcohol consumption, however, may lead to increased risk of morbidity and mortality from other causes; therefore, the implications from these findings should be interpreted cautiously...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of overweight and obesity in China
    Kristi Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1430 Tulane Avenue SL 18, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:10-8. 2007
    ..To examine the prevalence and risk factors of overweight and obesity in China...
  9. ncbi request reprint Major causes of death among men and women in China
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:1124-34. 2005
    ..We studied the major causes of death and modifiable risk factors in a nationally representative cohort of 169,871 men and women 40 years of age and older in China...
  10. ncbi request reprint Are waist circumference and body mass index independently associated with cardiovascular disease risk in Chinese adults?
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:1195-202. 2005
    ..In Western populations, waist circumference (WC) is more predictive of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk than is body mass index (BMI). It is unclear whether the same is true in Asian populations...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of soybean protein on novel cardiovascular disease risk factors: a randomized controlled trial
    C M Rebholz
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:58-63. 2013
    ..The effect of soybean protein on novel CVD risk factors has not been well studied. The objective of this study was to examine the effect of soybean protein on biomarkers of inflammation, endothelial dysfunction and adipocytokines...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence of extreme obesity in a multiethnic cohort of children and adolescents
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    J Pediatr 157:26-31.e2. 2010
    ..To estimate the prevalence of extreme obesity in a large, multiethnic contemporary cohort of children and adolescents...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and erectile dysfunction among Chinese men without clinical vascular disease
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:803-9. 2007
    ..8 million cases) among Chinese men are attributable to cigarette smoking. This 2000-2001 study of Chinese men documented an independent and dose-response relation between cigarette smoking and risk of erectile dysfunction...
  14. doi request reprint The Cardiovascular Research Network: a new paradigm for cardiovascular quality and outcomes research
    Alan S Go
    Kaiser Permanente Northern California, University of California, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 1:138-47. 2008
    ..More robust data are also needed on how well clinical trials are translated into contemporary community practice and the associated resource use, costs, and outcomes...
  15. doi request reprint Trends in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease-related hospitalizations in US children, adolescents, and young adults
    Corinna Koebnick
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 Los Robles, 2nd Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 48:597-603. 2009
    ..To investigate temporal trends of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and obesity among hospitalized US children, adolescents, and young adults over the past 2 decades and to examine potential sex disparities in NAFLD hospitalizations...
  16. doi request reprint Premature deaths attributable to blood pressure in China: a prospective cohort study
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Lancet 374:1765-72. 2009
    ..Hypertension is a major global-health challenge because of its high prevalence and concomitant risks of cardiovascular disease. We estimated premature deaths attributable to increased blood pressure in China...
  17. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of the metabolic syndrome
    Kristi Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Med Sci 330:273-9. 2005
    ..The rising global epidemics of overweight and obesity will likely lead to increases in the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome posing a serious burden for clinicians and public health officials...
  18. ncbi request reprint Appropriate body mass index and waist circumference cutoffs for categorization of overweight and central adiposity among Chinese adults
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:1129-36. 2004
    ..Recent data suggest that current overweight and central adiposity guidelines based on Western populations are not appropriate for Asian populations. The published data among Chinese are insufficient to address this issue...
  19. ncbi request reprint A comparison of two proposed definitions for metabolic syndrome in the Chinese adult population
    Wenjie Yang
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Med Sci 334:184-9. 2007
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Body weight and height data in electronic medical records of children
    Ning Smith
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 5:237-42. 2010
    ..To address this issue, we evaluated the quality of body weight and height measures for children based on sequential health care encounters...
  21. pmc Diabetes in Hispanic American youth: prevalence, incidence, demographics, and clinical characteristics: the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study
    Jean M Lawrence
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:S123-32. 2009
    ..To report the 2001 prevalence and 2002-2005 incidence of type 1 and type 2 diabetes in Hispanic American youth and to describe the demographic, clinical, and behavioral characteristics of these youth...
  22. ncbi request reprint Measures of adiposity and cardiovascular disease risk factors
    Andy Menke
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:785-95. 2007
    ..To determine which of five measures of adiposity maintains the strongest association with cardiovascular disease risk factors...
  23. ncbi request reprint A population-based, prospective study of blood pressure and risk for end-stage renal disease in China
    Kristi Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 18:1928-35. 2007
    ..These results document the importance of high BP as a modifiable risk factor for ESRD in China. Strategies to prevent ESRD should incorporate the prevention, treatment, and control of BP...
  24. ncbi request reprint Serum total and lipoprotein cholesterol levels and awareness, treatment, and control of hypercholesterolemia in China
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1430 Tulane Ave SL18, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Circulation 110:405-11. 2004
    ..Cardiovascular disease has become the leading cause of death in China. We examined the levels of serum total and lipoprotein cholesterol and status of awareness, treatment, and control of hypercholesterolemia in China...
  25. pmc Cigarette smoking and exposure to environmental tobacco smoke in China: the international collaborative study of cardiovascular disease in Asia
    Dongfeng Gu
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1430 Tulane Avenue SL18, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1972-6. 2004
    ..We estimated the prevalence of cigarette smoking and the extent of environmental tobacco smoke exposure (ETS) in the general population in China...
  26. doi request reprint Global burden of obesity in 2005 and projections to 2030
    T Kelly
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Suite 2000, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:1431-7. 2008
    ..To estimate the overall prevalence and absolute burden of overweight and obesity in the world and in various regions in 2005 and to project the global burden in 2030...
  27. pmc Metabolic syndrome and salt sensitivity of blood pressure in non-diabetic people in China: a dietary intervention study
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine and Tulane Hypertension and Renal Center of Excellence, School of Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Lancet 373:829-35. 2009
    ..We aimed to examine the association between metabolic syndrome and salt sensitivity of blood pressure...
  28. ncbi request reprint Geographic variations in the prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension in China
    Kristi Reynolds
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Hypertens 21:1273-81. 2003
    ..To compare the prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension in north and south, and urban and rural residents of China...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of decreased kidney function in Chinese adults aged 35 to 74 years
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Kidney Int 68:2837-45. 2005
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a major public health burden in Western countries but little is known about its impact in developing countries. We estimated the prevalence and absolute burden of CKD in the general adult population in China...
  30. ncbi request reprint Relationship between HbA1c level and peripheral arterial disease
    Paul Muntner
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University SPHTM, 1430 Tulane Ave, SL 18 New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1981-7. 2005
    ..We sought to evaluate the association of HbA(1c) (A1C) with peripheral arterial disease in a representative sample of the U.S. population with and without diabetes...
  31. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of glargine compared with NPH insulin for the treatment of Type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    L A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    Diabet Med 25:924-32. 2008
    ..We systematically analysed evidence from randomized controlled trials (RCTs) examining the safety and efficacy of neutral protamine Hagedorn (NPH) insulin and glargine in the management of adults with Type 2 diabetes...
  32. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of dietary fiber intake on serum lipids
    J Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:62-8. 2006
    ..We examined the effect of dietary fiber intake on serum lipids among persons without hypercholesterolemia...
  33. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and risk of cardiovascular disease: a meta-analysis
    Andrea Galassi
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Med 119:812-9. 2006
    ..We examined the association between the metabolic syndrome and risk of cardiovascular disease...
  34. ncbi request reprint Systematic review: glucose control and cardiovascular disease in type 2 diabetes
    Tanika N Kelly
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, Suite 2000, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:394-403. 2009
    ..Results from clinical trials examining the effect of intensive glucose control on cardiovascular disease have been conflicting...
  35. ncbi request reprint Global burden of hypertension: analysis of worldwide data
    Patricia M Kearney
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Lancet 365:217-23. 2005
    ..We aimed to pool data from different regions of the world to estimate the overall prevalence and absolute burden of hypertension in 2000, and to estimate the global burden in 2025...
  36. ncbi request reprint Effect of nocturnal nasal continuous positive airway pressure on blood pressure in obstructive sleep apnea
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Hypertension 50:417-23. 2007
    ..38 to -0.05). Net reductions in blood pressure were not statistically different between daytime and nighttime. These results indicate that CPAP decreases blood pressure among those with OSA and may help prevent hypertension...
  37. pmc Association between blood pressure responses to the cold pressor test and dietary sodium intervention in a Chinese population
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, 1443 Tulane Ave SL45, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1740-6. 2008
    ..We examined the association between BP responses to the CPT and to dietary sodium and potassium interventions...
  38. ncbi request reprint Association between inflammation and insulin resistance in U.S. nondiabetic adults: results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, 1430 Tulane Ave, SL45, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2960-5. 2004
    ..These findings indicate that elevated levels of inflammatory markers are positively and independently associated with insulin resistance. Further studies should examine the potential causal effect of inflammation on insulin resistance...
  39. pmc Alcohol consumption and risk of coronary heart disease among Chinese men
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 2715, USA
    Int J Cardiol 135:78-85. 2009
    ..Observational studies suggest that moderate alcohol consumption may lower risk of myocardial infarction (MI) and coronary heart disease (CHD); yet, evidence for this comes almost entirely from Western populations...
  40. ncbi request reprint Worldwide prevalence of hypertension: a systematic review
    Patricia M Kearney
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Hypertens 22:11-9. 2004
    ..To examine the prevalence and the level of awareness, treatment and control of hypertension in different world regions...
  41. pmc Is the combination of sulfonylureas and metformin associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease or all-cause mortality?: a meta-analysis of observational studies
    Ajay D Rao
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:1672-8. 2008
    ..We therefore evaluated the effects of combination therapy of sulfonylureas and metformin on the risk of all-cause mortality and cardiovascular disease (CVD) among people with type 2 diabetes...
  42. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of the effect of soy protein supplementation on serum lipids
    Kristi Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:633-40. 2006
    ..In conclusion, replacing foods high in saturated fat, trans-saturated fat, and cholesterol with soy protein may have a beneficial effect on coronary risk factors...
  43. ncbi request reprint Effect of folic acid supplementation on risk of cardiovascular diseases: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    JAMA 296:2720-6. 2006
    ..Epidemiologic studies have suggested that folate intake decreases risk of cardiovascular diseases. However, the results of randomized controlled trials on dietary supplementation with folic acid to date have been inconsistent...
  44. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk for stroke among Chinese men
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    Ann Neurol 62:569-78. 2007
    ..Stroke is a leading cause of death and long-term disability in China. The objective of this study was to examine the relation between alcohol consumption and risk for stroke among Chinese men...
  45. ncbi request reprint Incidence and predictors of hypertension over 8 years among Chinese men and women
    Dongfeng Gu
    The Cardiovascular Institute and Fu Wai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, PR China
    J Hypertens 25:517-23. 2007
    ..To determine the 8-year incidence of hypertension and its risk factors among Chinese adults...
  46. ncbi request reprint Body weight and mortality among men and women in China
    Dongfeng Gu
    Cardiovascular Institute and Fu Wai Hospital of the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, and Chinese National Center for Cardiovascular Disease Control and Research, Beijing, China
    JAMA 295:776-83. 2006
    ..The effect of underweight and obesity on mortality has not been well characterized in Asian populations...
  47. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension in Chinese adults]
    Dong feng Gu
    Division of Population Genetics and Prevention, Cardiovascular Institute and Fuwai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing 100037, China
    Zhonghua Yu Fang Yi Xue Za Zhi 37:84-9. 2003
    ..To identify the prevalence, distribution, current status of awareness and control of hypertension in Chinese adult population...
  48. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome and overweight among adults in China
    Dongfeng Gu
    Cardiovascular Institute and Fuwai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    Lancet 365:1398-405. 2005
    ..Little information exists on the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in China. We aimed to provide up-to-date estimates of the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome and overweight in the general adult population in China...
  49. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in china
    Dongfeng Gu
    Cardiovascular Institute and Fuwai Hospital of Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    Hypertension 40:920-7. 2002
    ..These results underscore the urgent need to develop national strategies to improve prevention, detection, and treatment of hypertension in China...
  50. doi request reprint Trends in overweight and obesity in Chinese adults: between 1991 and 1999-2000
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1448-53. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate trends in BMI and the prevalence of overweight (BMI > or = 25 kg/m(2)) and obesity (BMI > or = 30 kg/m(2)) between 1991 and 1999-2000 among Chinese adults...
  51. doi request reprint The obese without cardiometabolic risk factor clustering and the normal weight with cardiometabolic risk factor clustering: prevalence and correlates of 2 phenotypes among the US population (NHANES 1999-2004)
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Belfer Building, Room 1309, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1617-24. 2008
    ....
  52. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life of children and adolescents with type 1 or type 2 diabetes mellitus: SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study
    Michelle J Naughton
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2000 W First St, Winston Salem, NC 27104, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:649-57. 2008
    ..To examine the associations between demographic and diabetes management variables and the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of youths with type 1 or type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  53. doi request reprint Increasing prevalence and low awareness, treatment and control of diabetes mellitus among Chinese adults: the InterASIA study
    Dongsheng Hu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, Henan, China
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 81:250-7. 2008
    ..To estimate the prevalence rates of impaired fasting glucose (IFG) and diabetes mellitus (DM) and to evaluate the awareness, treatment, and control of DM in the Chinese adult population...
  54. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of stroke: a meta-analysis
    Kristi Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, 1430 Tulane Ave SL18, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    JAMA 289:579-88. 2003
    ..Observational studies suggest that heavy alcohol consumption may increase the risk of stroke while moderate consumption may decrease the risk...