Peter F Kokkinos

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Exercise capacity and 24-h blood pressure in prehypertensive men and women
    Peter Kokkinos
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center Cardiology Division, Washington, DC Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Hypertens 19:251-8. 2006
  2. pmc BMI-mortality paradox and fitness in African American and Caucasian men with type 2 diabetes
    Peter Kokkinos
    Cardiology Department, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1021-7. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Heart rate recovery, exercise capacity, and mortality risk in male veterans
    Peter Kokkinos
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Georgetown University School of Medicine and George Washington University School of Medicine, 50 Irving Street NW, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 19:177-84. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Determinants of exercise blood pressure response in normotensive and hypertensive women: role of cardiorespiratory fitness
    Peter F Kokkinos
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cardiology Division, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 22:178-83. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Exercise capacity and mortality in older men: a 20-year follow-up study
    Peter Kokkinos
    Cardiology Division, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 50 Irving St NW, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Circulation 122:790-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Exercise capacity and all-cause mortality in prehypertensive men
    Peter Kokkinos
    Department of Cardiology, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:735-41. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Exercise capacity and mortality in hypertensive men with and without additional risk factors
    Peter Kokkinos
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center Cardiology Division, 50 Irving St, NW, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Hypertension 53:494-9. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Physical activity and cardiovascular disease prevention: current recommendations
    Peter Kokkinos
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center Cardiology and Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Angiology 59:26S-9S. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Exercise capacity and mortality in black and white men
    Peter Kokkinos
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center Cardiology Department, 50 Irving St NW, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Circulation 117:614-22. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Exercise capacity and blood pressure associations with left ventricular mass in prehypertensive individuals
    Peter Kokkinos
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cardiology Division, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Hypertension 49:55-61. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Exercise capacity and 24-h blood pressure in prehypertensive men and women
    Peter Kokkinos
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center Cardiology Division, Washington, DC Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Hypertens 19:251-8. 2006
    ..Physically active, normotensive individuals are also at lower risk for developing hypertension than sedentary individuals. We assessed the relationship between fitness and 24-h ambulatory BP in prehypertensive men and women...
  2. pmc BMI-mortality paradox and fitness in African American and Caucasian men with type 2 diabetes
    Peter Kokkinos
    Cardiology Department, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1021-7. 2012
    ..To assess the association between BMI, fitness, and mortality in African American and Caucasian men with type 2 diabetes and to explore racial differences in this association...
  3. doi request reprint Heart rate recovery, exercise capacity, and mortality risk in male veterans
    Peter Kokkinos
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Georgetown University School of Medicine and George Washington University School of Medicine, 50 Irving Street NW, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 19:177-84. 2012
    ..The interaction between HRR, mortality, and fitness has not been clearly defined. Thus, we sought to evaluate the association between HRR and all-cause mortality and to assess the effects of fitness on this association...
  4. ncbi request reprint Determinants of exercise blood pressure response in normotensive and hypertensive women: role of cardiorespiratory fitness
    Peter F Kokkinos
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cardiology Division, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 22:178-83. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine predictors of exercise BP response in normotensive and hypertensive women...
  5. doi request reprint Exercise capacity and mortality in older men: a 20-year follow-up study
    Peter Kokkinos
    Cardiology Division, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 50 Irving St NW, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Circulation 122:790-7. 2010
    ..Epidemiological findings, based largely on middle-aged populations, support an inverse and independent association between exercise capacity and mortality risk. The information available in older individuals is limited...
  6. doi request reprint Exercise capacity and all-cause mortality in prehypertensive men
    Peter Kokkinos
    Department of Cardiology, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:735-41. 2009
    ..Increased exercise capacity is associated with lower mortality risk, but little is known about its effects in prehypertensives. Thus, we evaluated the association between exercise capacity and all-cause mortality in prehypertensives...
  7. doi request reprint Exercise capacity and mortality in hypertensive men with and without additional risk factors
    Peter Kokkinos
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center Cardiology Division, 50 Irving St, NW, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Hypertension 53:494-9. 2009
    ..The increased risk imposed by low fitness and additional cardiovascular risk factors was eliminated by relatively small increases in exercise capacity and declined progressively with higher exercise capacity...
  8. doi request reprint Physical activity and cardiovascular disease prevention: current recommendations
    Peter Kokkinos
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center Cardiology and Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Angiology 59:26S-9S. 2008
    ..Combinations of the 2 types of activity can also be performed...
  9. doi request reprint Exercise capacity and mortality in black and white men
    Peter Kokkinos
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center Cardiology Department, 50 Irving St NW, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Circulation 117:614-22. 2008
    ..Exercise capacity is inversely related to mortality risk in healthy individuals and those with cardiovascular diseases. This evidence is based largely on white populations, with little information available for blacks...
  10. ncbi request reprint Exercise capacity and blood pressure associations with left ventricular mass in prehypertensive individuals
    Peter Kokkinos
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cardiology Division, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    Hypertension 49:55-61. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Beta-blockade mitigates exercise blood pressure in hypertensive male patients
    Peter Kokkinos
    Cardiology Division, Veterans Affairs and Georgetown University Medical Centers, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:794-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the antihypertensive agent(s) more likely to mitigate an exaggerated rise in exercise blood pressure (BP) in hypertensive patients...
  12. doi request reprint Interactive effects of fitness and statin treatment on mortality risk in veterans with dyslipidaemia: a cohort study
    Peter F Kokkinos
    Cardiology Department, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington DC 20422, USA
    Lancet 381:394-9. 2013
    ..However, little information exists about the combined effects of fitness and statin treatment on all-cause mortality. We assessed the combined effects of statin treatment and fitness on all-cause mortality risk...
  13. ncbi request reprint Physiological alterations to detraining following prolonged combined strength and aerobic training in cardiac patients
    Konstantinos A Volaklis
    Democritus University of Thrace, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Komotini, Greece
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:375-80. 2006
    ..The purpose of the present study was to assess the training and detraining effects on physiological parameters resulting from a combined strength and aerobic exercise programme in patients with coronary artery disease...
  14. ncbi request reprint The association between physical activity and the development of acute coronary syndromes in treated and untreated hypertensive subjects
    Christine Chrysohoou
    Cardiology Department, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 5:115-20. 2003
    ..However, these data cannot prove causality, and prospective studies will be necessary to confirm or refute the authors findings...