A L Klatsky

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Invited commentary: never, or hardly ever? It could make a difference
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, 280 West MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:872-5; discussion 876-7. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk of pulmonary embolism and/or deep venous thrombosis in Asian-Americans
    A L Klatsky
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94611, USA
    Am J Cardiol 85:1334-7. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint The early repolarization normal variant electrocardiogram: correlates and consequences
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94611, USA
    Am J Med 115:171-7. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Where have all the winos gone?
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Epidemiology 13:120-2. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and cardiovascular disease--more than one paradox to consider. Alcohol and hypertension: does it matter? Yes
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, CA, USA
    J Cardiovasc Risk 10:21-4. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking and risk of hemorrhagic stroke
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, Calif 94611, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 21:115-22. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and cardiovascular diseases: a historical overview
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Cardiology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, California 94611, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 957:7-15. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and utilization of health services in a health maintenance organization
    M A Armstrong
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Med Care 36:1599-605. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Utilization of health services among patients referred to an alcohol treatment program
    M A Armstrong
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94611 5714, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 36:1781-93. 2001
  10. 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

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Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Invited commentary: never, or hardly ever? It could make a difference
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, 280 West MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:872-5; discussion 876-7. 2008
    ..Communication about alcohol-health relations would be improved if all research reports explicitly described queries and methods by which alcohol intake was categorized and if limitations were always frankly acknowledged...
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk of pulmonary embolism and/or deep venous thrombosis in Asian-Americans
    A L Klatsky
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94611, USA
    Am J Cardiol 85:1334-7. 2000
    ..Possible explanations include the absence of hazardous mutations or unspecified PE/DVT protective traits in Asians...
  3. ncbi request reprint The early repolarization normal variant electrocardiogram: correlates and consequences
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94611, USA
    Am J Med 115:171-7. 2003
    ..We compared the characteristics and outcomes of patients with "early repolarization" electrocardiograms (ECGs) with those who had normal ECGs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Where have all the winos gone?
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Epidemiology 13:120-2. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and cardiovascular disease--more than one paradox to consider. Alcohol and hypertension: does it matter? Yes
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, CA, USA
    J Cardiovasc Risk 10:21-4. 2003
    ..Even with these limitations, a causal association is the most likely explanation and control of alcohol intake is probably important in prevention and treatment of hypertension...
  6. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking and risk of hemorrhagic stroke
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, Calif 94611, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 21:115-22. 2002
    ..Beverage choice (wine, beer, and liquor) was not independently related. We conclude that only heavy drinking is weakly related to increased HS risk and that light drinking need not be proscribed with respect to HS risk...
  7. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and cardiovascular diseases: a historical overview
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Cardiology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, California 94611, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 957:7-15. 2002
    ..The basic disparity underlying all alcohol-health relations is between effects of lighter and heavier drinking...
  8. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and utilization of health services in a health maintenance organization
    M A Armstrong
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Med Care 36:1599-605. 1998
    ..This study examined the relation between alcohol use and utilization of health services during a 3-year period in a sample of 4,264 adult respondents to a member health survey in a health maintenance organization...
  9. ncbi request reprint Utilization of health services among patients referred to an alcohol treatment program
    M A Armstrong
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94611 5714, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 36:1781-93. 2001
    ..Amount of treatment received had little effect on utilization. These results suggest that alcoholism treatment contributes to a reduction in higher cost health services utilization...
  10. 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint Higher prevalence of systemic hypertension among moderate alcohol drinkers: an exploration of the role of underreporting
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:421-8. 2006
    ..Heavy alcohol drinking is associated with increased prevalence of systemic hypertension (HTN), but the relationship between moderate drinking and HTN remains unclear. We explored the possible role of underreporting among moderate drinkers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Health problems and hospitalizations among Asian-American ethnic groups
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland California, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:753-60. 2005
    ..To study health status and hospitalization risk among Asian Americans...
  13. ncbi request reprint Re: "arsenic exposure and cardiovascular disease: a systematic review of the epidemiologic evidence"
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Am J Epidemiol 164:194-5; author reply 195-6. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Risk of hemorrhagic stroke in Asian American ethnic groups
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 25:26-31. 2005
    ..6 (1.1-2.3, p = 0.01), due substantially to increased risks of SAH in Japanese people and ICH in Filipinos. These data mandate emphasis upon preventive measures in these groups...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sequelae of systemic hypertension in alcohol abstainers, light drinkers, and heavy drinkers
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Department of Cardiology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:1063-8. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the data indicate that the risks of hypertension are similar regardless of the amount of alcohol consumption...
  16. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, cardiovascular diseases and diabetes mellitus
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and the Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Pharmacol Res 55:237-47. 2007
    ..Amount of alcohol taken is a crucial consideration in alcohol-health relations. Advice to concerned persons needs to take into account individual risk/benefit factors in drinkers or potential drinkers...
  17. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, wine, and vascular diseases: an abundance of paradoxes
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 294:H582-3. 2008
  18. ncbi request reprint Wine, liquor, beer, and mortality
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:585-95. 2003
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  19. ncbi request reprint Drink to your health?
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, Calif, USA
    Sci Am 288:74-81. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint Coffee, cirrhosis, and transaminase enzymes
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Research, Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, Calif 94611, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1190-5. 2006
    ..A minority of persons at risk develop liver cirrhosis, but knowledge of risk modulators is sparse. Several reports suggest that coffee drinking is associated with lower cirrhosis risk...
  21. doi request reprint The confounded relation of coffee drinking to coronary artery disease
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:825-7. 2008
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  22. ncbi request reprint Doctor, should I have a drink? An algorithm for health professionals
    Roger R Ecker
    Summit Medical Center, Oakland, California 94609, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 957:317-20. 2002
  23. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and stroke: an epidemiological labyrinth
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Stroke 36:1835-6. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking and risk of hospitalization for heart failure with and without associated coronary artery disease
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:346-51. 2005
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  25. 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...
  26. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-associated hypertension: when one drinks makes a difference
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Hypertension 44:805-6. 2004
  27. 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...
  28. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and stroke--the difficulties in giving responsible advice
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Addiction 97:103. 2002
  29. ncbi request reprint Smoking, coffee, and pancreatitis
    Cynthia Morton
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, California 94611, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:731-8. 2004
    ..We studied relationships of cigarette smoking and coffee drinking to risk of pancreatitis...