Rhonda Bentley-Lewis

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome in women
    Rhonda Bentley-Lewis
    Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab 3:696-704. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Late cardiovascular consequences of gestational diabetes mellitus
    Rhonda Bentley-Lewis
    Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Semin Reprod Med 27:322-9. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Gestational diabetes mellitus: postpartum opportunities for the diagnosis and prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Rhonda Bentley-Lewis
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab 4:552-8. 2008
  4. pmc Ovarian hypertension: polycystic ovary syndrome
    Rhonda Bentley-Lewis
    Diabetes Research Center and Diabetes Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford Street, Suite 301, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 40:433-49, ix-x. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Body mass index predicts aldosterone production in normotensive adults on a high-salt diet
    Rhonda Bentley-Lewis
    Division of Endocrinology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:4472-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Elevated dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate levels as the reproductive phenotype in the brothers of women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    Richard S Legro
    Division of Women s Health, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:2134-8. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Lactation after normal pregnancy is not associated with blood glucose fluctuations
    Rhonda Bentley-Lewis
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Hypertension, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:2792-3. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance in the sisters of women with polycystic ovary syndrome: association with hyperandrogenemia rather than menstrual irregularity
    Richard S Legro
    Division of Women s Health, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:2128-33. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint The renin-aldosterone response to stimulation and suppression during normal pregnancy
    Rhonda Bentley-Lewis
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Hypertens Pregnancy 24:1-16. 2005
  10. pmc Dietary sodium alters the prevalence of electrocardiogram determined left ventricular hypertrophy in hypertension
    Anand Vaidya
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:669-73. 2009

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome in women
    Rhonda Bentley-Lewis
    Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab 3:696-704. 2007
    ..This article provides a review of diagnostic and therapeutic issues that clinicians should consider when caring for women at risk for developing or diagnosed with the metabolic syndrome...
  2. doi request reprint Late cardiovascular consequences of gestational diabetes mellitus
    Rhonda Bentley-Lewis
    Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Semin Reprod Med 27:322-9. 2009
    ..In addition, studies evidencing CVD in women with a history of GDM will be explored...
  3. doi request reprint Gestational diabetes mellitus: postpartum opportunities for the diagnosis and prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Rhonda Bentley-Lewis
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab 4:552-8. 2008
    ..In addition, we describe measures to prevent the onset of T2DM in women with a history of GDM, focusing on lifestyle modifications, such as diet and breast-feeding...
  4. pmc Ovarian hypertension: polycystic ovary syndrome
    Rhonda Bentley-Lewis
    Diabetes Research Center and Diabetes Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford Street, Suite 301, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 40:433-49, ix-x. 2011
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  5. ncbi request reprint Body mass index predicts aldosterone production in normotensive adults on a high-salt diet
    Rhonda Bentley-Lewis
    Division of Endocrinology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:4472-5. 2007
    ..The mechanisms underlying obesity-mediated cardiovascular disease are not fully understood. Aldosterone and insulin resistance both are associated with obesity and cardiovascular disease...
  6. ncbi request reprint Elevated dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate levels as the reproductive phenotype in the brothers of women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    Richard S Legro
    Division of Women s Health, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:2134-8. 2002
    ..Balding was not increased in the brothers of women with PCOS. We conclude that there is a biochemical reproductive endocrine phenotype in men in PCOS families...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lactation after normal pregnancy is not associated with blood glucose fluctuations
    Rhonda Bentley-Lewis
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Hypertension, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:2792-3. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance in the sisters of women with polycystic ovary syndrome: association with hyperandrogenemia rather than menstrual irregularity
    Richard S Legro
    Division of Women s Health, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:2128-33. 2002
    ..Menstrual irregularity may be related to the magnitude of insulin sensitivity or insulin secretion or to other factors associated with obesity...
  9. ncbi request reprint The renin-aldosterone response to stimulation and suppression during normal pregnancy
    Rhonda Bentley-Lewis
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Hypertens Pregnancy 24:1-16. 2005
    ..The aims of this study were to examine the RAAS response to stimulation by upright posture and suppression by saline infusion and to investigate the PRA-Aldo dissociation under these two conditions...
  10. pmc Dietary sodium alters the prevalence of electrocardiogram determined left ventricular hypertrophy in hypertension
    Anand Vaidya
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:669-73. 2009
    ..Dietary sodium and HTN are both associated with unfavorable alterations in left ventricular mass, however, to what extent their interplay affects ECG screening for LVH is unclear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Central aortic pulsatile hemodynamics in obese premenopausal women
    Nadia Ounis-Skali
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Soc Hypertens 1:341-6. 2007
    ..When aortic remodeling and compensation for increased hemodynamic demands are limited by environmental or genetic interference, hypertension or CVD may result...
  12. ncbi request reprint Dyslipidemia and metabolic syndrome in the sisters of women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    Susan Sam
    Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Molecular Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 303 East Chicago Avenue, Tarry Building 15 709, Chicago, Illinois 60611 3008, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:4797-802. 2005
    ..Dyslipidemia is a feature of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), but its pathogenesis remains controversial...

Research Grants2

  1. Mechanisms Underlying Sodium Intake Mediated Vascular Function
    Rhonda Bentley Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Moreover, these insights will benefit not only the management of blood pressure in hypertensives, but also the consideration of cardiovascular disease prevention strategies in normotensives across gender and race. ..