Sundar Natarajan

Summary

Affiliation: New York University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A simple method of determining confidence intervals for population attributable risk from complex surveys
    Sundar Natarajan
    VA New York Harbor Healthcare System, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Stat Med 26:3229-39. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Effect of treatment and adherence on ethnic differences in blood pressure control among adults with hypertension
    Sundar Natarajan
    Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine and the VA New York Harbor Healthcare System, New York City, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:172-9. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint National trends in screening, prevalence, and treatment of cardiovascular risk factors
    Sundar Natarajan
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Prev Med 36:389-97. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol measures to identify and treat individuals at risk for coronary heart disease
    Sundar Natarajan
    Department of Medicine, VA New York Harbor Healthcare System Natarajan, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:50-7. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in risk for coronary heart disease mortality associated with diabetes and established coronary heart disease
    Sundar Natarajan
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1735-40. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the effect of diabetes duration on coronary heart disease mortality
    Sundar Natarajan
    Section of Primary Care, Veterans Affairs New York Harbor Healthcare System and New York University School of Medicine, New York
    Arch Intern Med 165:430-5. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Dietary indiscretion and statin use
    Devin M Mann
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1470 Madison Avenue, Box 1087, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:951-7. 2007
  8. pmc Iron deficiency in community-dwelling US adults with self-reported heart failure in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey III: prevalence and associations with anemia and inflammation
    Ankit Parikh
    Department of Internal Medicine, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 4:599-606. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors of adherence to statins for primary prevention
    Devin M Mann
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1470 Madison Ave, Box 1087, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 21:311-6. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Association between a DASH-like diet and mortality in adults with hypertension: findings from a population-based follow-up study
    Ankit Parikh
    Department of Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:409-16. 2009

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint A simple method of determining confidence intervals for population attributable risk from complex surveys
    Sundar Natarajan
    VA New York Harbor Healthcare System, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Stat Med 26:3229-39. 2007
    ..Using this method, researchers analysing complex surveys can routinely provide a population perspective and a valid measure of the uncertainty for these estimates...
  2. doi request reprint Effect of treatment and adherence on ethnic differences in blood pressure control among adults with hypertension
    Sundar Natarajan
    Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine and the VA New York Harbor Healthcare System, New York City, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:172-9. 2009
    ..Initiating treatment, while crucial, is not sufficient and future guidelines should emphasize aggressive treatment escalation to achieve hypertension control...
  3. ncbi request reprint National trends in screening, prevalence, and treatment of cardiovascular risk factors
    Sundar Natarajan
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Prev Med 36:389-97. 2003
    ..Few studies have documented national trends in screening, awareness, and treatment of cardiovascular risk factors. We evaluated trends in screening, prevalence, and treatment of hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, and smoking...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol measures to identify and treat individuals at risk for coronary heart disease
    Sundar Natarajan
    Department of Medicine, VA New York Harbor Healthcare System Natarajan, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:50-7. 2003
    ..Low-density lipoprotein (LDL)-based guidelines are currently used to initiate and monitor cholesterol-lowering therapy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in risk for coronary heart disease mortality associated with diabetes and established coronary heart disease
    Sundar Natarajan
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1735-40. 2003
    ..The sex-specific independent effect of diabetes mellitus and established coronary heart disease (CHD) on subsequent CHD mortality is not known...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the effect of diabetes duration on coronary heart disease mortality
    Sundar Natarajan
    Section of Primary Care, Veterans Affairs New York Harbor Healthcare System and New York University School of Medicine, New York
    Arch Intern Med 165:430-5. 2005
    ..It is not known whether the coronary heart disease (CHD) mortality risk associated with recent (RDM; <10 years) or long-standing diabetes mellitus (LDM; > or =10 years) varies by sex...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dietary indiscretion and statin use
    Devin M Mann
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1470 Madison Avenue, Box 1087, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:951-7. 2007
    ..After 6 months of statin use, no significant change in saturated fat intake was noted...
  8. pmc Iron deficiency in community-dwelling US adults with self-reported heart failure in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey III: prevalence and associations with anemia and inflammation
    Ankit Parikh
    Department of Internal Medicine, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 4:599-606. 2011
    ..Iron deficiency has been proposed as a potential therapeutic target in heart failure, but its prevalence and association with anemia and clinical outcomes in community-dwelling adults with heart failure have not been well characterized...
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors of adherence to statins for primary prevention
    Devin M Mann
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1470 Madison Ave, Box 1087, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 21:311-6. 2007
    ..This prospective study was designed to identify potentially modifiable patient factors including medication, disease, and diet beliefs related to statin adherence...
  10. doi request reprint Association between a DASH-like diet and mortality in adults with hypertension: findings from a population-based follow-up study
    Ankit Parikh
    Department of Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:409-16. 2009
    ..Although the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet lowers blood pressure (BP) in hypertensive adults, its effect on mortality is unclear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Independent effect and population impact of obesity on fatal coronary heart disease in adults
    Devin M Mann
    Weil College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Prev Med 42:66-72. 2006
    ..This analysis evaluated the independent CHD mortality risk due to obesity and determined its population attributable risk (PAR)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Inverse relationship between lipid-lowering drugs and saturated fat intake in US adults
    Devin M Mann
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1470 Madison Ave, Box 1087, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 21:109-15. 2007
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to evaluate the association between taking lipid-lowering drugs and SF intake...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hypertension, diabetes, hypercholesterolemia, and their combinations increased health care utilization and decreased health status
    Sundar Natarajan
    Center for Health Care Research, Division of General Internal Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 135 Cannon Street, Suite 403, P O Box 250837, Charleston, SC 29425 0837, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:954-61. 2004
    ..We sought to determine the effect of hypertension, diabetes, hypercholesterolemia, and their combinations on health care utilization and health status through analysis of data from a large national survey...
  14. doi request reprint Challenges and recommendations for blinding in behavioral interventions illustrated using a case study of a behavioral intervention to lower blood pressure
    Jennifer P Friedberg
    VA New York Harbor Healthcare System, New York, NY, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 78:5-11. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Self-report of high cholesterol: determinants of validity in U.S. adults
    Sundar Natarajan
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:13-21. 2002
    ..We evaluated the validity of self-reported hypercholesterolemia and identified determinants of validity...
  16. doi request reprint Logistic regression with incomplete covariate data in complex survey sampling: application of reweighted estimating equations
    Charity G Moore
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Epidemiology 20:382-90. 2009
    ..Adjusting the sampling weights by the inverse probability of being completely observed appears to be effective in accounting for missing data and reducing the bias of the complete case estimate of the regression coefficients...
  17. doi request reprint Usefulness of a run-in period to reduce drop-outs in a randomized controlled trial of a behavioral intervention
    Michelle Ulmer
    VA New York Harbor Healthcare System, New York, NY, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:705-10. 2008
    ..We evaluated the usefulness of a simple run-in period to reduce drop-outs in a behavioral intervention to improve blood pressure (BP). In a pilot study where a run-in period was not used, we had a 25% drop-out rate...
  18. ncbi request reprint Association of exercise stages of change with glycemic control in individuals with type 2 diabetes
    Sundar Natarajan
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Am J Health Promot 17:72-5, ii. 2002
    ..A study of 74 patients in a clinic serving indigent primarily African American people found that most were in early stages of readiness to start exercising, and that HbA1c levels were lower in the later stages...
  19. ncbi request reprint Determinants of sustained uncontrolled blood pressure in a national cohort of persons with diabetes
    Jeffrey D Greenberg
    Department of Veterans Affairs New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange, New Jersey 07018, USA
    Am J Hypertens 19:161-9. 2006
    ..In this study we evaluated the prevalence and determinants of severe, sustained, uncontrolled hypertension in a national cohort of persons with diabetes...