A R Dyer

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Dietary intake in male and female smokers, ex-smokers, and never smokers: the INTERMAP study
    A R Dyer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 17:641-54. 2003
  2. ncbi Long-term consequences of body mass index for cardiovascular mortality: the Chicago Heart Association Detection Project in Industry study
    Alan R Dyer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:101-8. 2004
  3. ncbi Estimating laboratory precision of urinary albumin excretion and other urinary measures in the International Study on Macronutrients and Blood Pressure
    Alan R Dyer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:287-94. 2004
  4. ncbi Invited commentary: evaluation of measures of urinary albumin excretion in epidemiologic studies
    Alan R Dyer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:728-30; discussion 731-2. 2006
  5. ncbi Evaluation of measures of urinary albumin excretion in epidemiologic studies
    Alan R Dyer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:1122-31. 2004
  6. ncbi Higher blood pressure in middle-aged American adults with less education-role of multiple dietary factors: the INTERMAP study
    J Stamler
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 17:655-775. 2003
  7. ncbi Relationship of blood pressure to 25-year mortality due to coronary heart disease, cardiovascular diseases, and all causes in young adult men: the Chicago Heart Association Detection Project in Industry
    K Miura
    Northwestern University Medical School, Department of Preventive Medicine, 680 N Lake Shore Dr, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611-4402, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1501-8. 2001
  8. ncbi Pulse pressure compared with other blood pressure indexes in the prediction of 25-year cardiovascular and all-cause mortality rates: The Chicago Heart Association Detection Project in Industry Study
    K Miura
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611-4402, USA
    Hypertension 38:232-7. 2001
  9. ncbi Relationship of baseline serum cholesterol levels in 3 large cohorts of younger men to long-term coronary, cardiovascular, and all-cause mortality and to longevity
    J Stamler
    Northwestern University Medical School, Department of Preventive Medicine, 680 N Lake Shore Dr, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611 4402 USA
    JAMA 284:311-8. 2000
  10. ncbi Inverse relation of dietary protein markers with blood pressure. Findings for 10,020 men and women in the INTERSALT Study. INTERSALT Cooperative Research Group. INTERnational study of SALT and blood pressure
    J Stamler
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Circulation 94:1629-34. 1996

Research Grants

  1. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 1999
  2. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2000
  3. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2001
  4. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2002
  5. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2003
  6. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2004
  7. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2005
  8. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2006
  9. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. ncbi Dietary intake in male and female smokers, ex-smokers, and never smokers: the INTERMAP study
    A R Dyer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 17:641-54. 2003
    ..Public health interventions in smokers should focus not only on helping them to quit smoking but also on improving their diets to further reduce cancer and cardiovascular disease risks...
  2. ncbi Long-term consequences of body mass index for cardiovascular mortality: the Chicago Heart Association Detection Project in Industry study
    Alan R Dyer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:101-8. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi Estimating laboratory precision of urinary albumin excretion and other urinary measures in the International Study on Macronutrients and Blood Pressure
    Alan R Dyer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:287-94. 2004
    ..4%, 11.4%, and 6.4%, respectively. Results indicate that mean and median CV are not equivalent to %TE and that values below the detection limit can markedly affect estimates and should be excluded...
  4. ncbi Invited commentary: evaluation of measures of urinary albumin excretion in epidemiologic studies
    Alan R Dyer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:728-30; discussion 731-2. 2006
  5. ncbi Evaluation of measures of urinary albumin excretion in epidemiologic studies
    Alan R Dyer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:1122-31. 2004
    ..188 for UAC vs. 0.211 for UAE) because of high correlation between body mass index and creatinine level. Thus, UAC and ACR are acceptable alternatives to the more complex UAE, and the simpler UAC may be preferable to ACR in some respects...
  6. ncbi Higher blood pressure in middle-aged American adults with less education-role of multiple dietary factors: the INTERMAP study
    J Stamler
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 17:655-775. 2003
    ..Special efforts to improve eating patterns of less educated strata can contribute importantly to overcoming this and related health disparities in the population...
  7. ncbi Relationship of blood pressure to 25-year mortality due to coronary heart disease, cardiovascular diseases, and all causes in young adult men: the Chicago Heart Association Detection Project in Industry
    K Miura
    Northwestern University Medical School, Department of Preventive Medicine, 680 N Lake Shore Dr, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611-4402, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1501-8. 2001
    ..Population-wide primary prevention, early detection, and control of higher BP are indicated from young adulthood on...
  8. ncbi Pulse pressure compared with other blood pressure indexes in the prediction of 25-year cardiovascular and all-cause mortality rates: The Chicago Heart Association Detection Project in Industry Study
    K Miura
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611-4402, USA
    Hypertension 38:232-7. 2001
    ..In conclusion, these data indicate that the long-term risk of high BP should be assessed mainly on the basis of SBP or of SBP and DBP together, not on the basis of PP, in apparently healthy adults...
  9. ncbi Relationship of baseline serum cholesterol levels in 3 large cohorts of younger men to long-term coronary, cardiovascular, and all-cause mortality and to longevity
    J Stamler
    Northwestern University Medical School, Department of Preventive Medicine, 680 N Lake Shore Dr, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611 4402 USA
    JAMA 284:311-8. 2000
    ..However, findings for younger people are limited, and the value of detecting and treating hypercholesterolemia in younger adults is debated...
  10. ncbi Inverse relation of dietary protein markers with blood pressure. Findings for 10,020 men and women in the INTERSALT Study. INTERSALT Cooperative Research Group. INTERnational study of SALT and blood pressure
    J Stamler
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Circulation 94:1629-34. 1996
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess relations to blood pressure (BP) in individuals of markers of dietary protein in their 24-hour urine collections...
  11. ncbi Association of nonspecific minor ST-T abnormalities with cardiovascular mortality: the Chicago Western Electric Study
    M L Daviglus
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    JAMA 281:530-6. 1999
    ..Minor electrocardiographic (ECG) ST-T abnormalities are common, but their prognostic importance has not been fully determined...
  12. ncbi Association of dietary fish and n-3 fatty acid intake with hemostatic factors in the coronary artery risk development in young adults (CARDIA) study
    S L Archer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 18:1119-23. 1998
    ..These data suggest that customary intakes of fish and n-3 fatty acids in populations that generally do not consume large amounts of these food items are not associated with these hemostatic factors...
  13. ncbi Colorectal cancer mortality and factors related to the insulin resistance syndrome
    Laura A Colangelo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:385-91. 2002
    ..37). For men and women combined, the RR was 1.50 (95% CI, 1.03-2.19). These findings provide evidence for a modest association of PLG and insulin resistance syndrome with colorectal cancer mortality and support the insulin hypothesis...
  14. pmc 25-hydroxyvitamin D and cardiovascular risk factors in women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Peggy W Wu
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:1387-95. 2009
    ..Vitamin D deficiency has also been noted in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). The objective of this study was to evaluate the associations of serum 25(OH)D levels with cardiovascular risk factors in women with SLE...
  15. ncbi Associations of weight change and weight variability with cardiovascular and all-cause mortality in the Chicago Western Electric Company Study
    A R Dyer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 152:324-33. 2000
    ..These results indicate that an association between weight loss and mortality may not persist beyond 15 years, and that weight variability may not be related to mortality independently of weight loss or weight gain...
  16. ncbi INTERMAP: background, aims, design, methods, and descriptive statistics (nondietary)
    J Stamler
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 17:591-608. 2003
    ....
  17. doi Hyperglycemia and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Boyd E Metzger
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:1991-2002. 2008
    ..It is controversial whether maternal hyperglycemia less severe than that in diabetes mellitus is associated with increased risks of adverse pregnancy outcomes...
  18. doi Hyperglycemia and adverse pregnancy outcome study: neonatal glycemia
    Boyd E Metzger
    Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e1545-52. 2010
    ..The goal was to describe the temporal pattern of neonatal plasma glucose levels and associations with maternal glucose levels, cord serum C-peptide levels, and neonatal size and adiposity...
  19. ncbi Relationship of fruit and vegetable consumption in middle-aged men to medicare expenditures in older age: the Chicago Western Electric Study
    Martha L Daviglus
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:1735-44. 2005
    ..High fruit and vegetable intake is associated with lower risk of hypertension, cardiovascular disease, and cancer. Little is known about the relationship of fruit and vegetable intake to health care expenditures...
  20. ncbi Midlife body mass index and hospitalization and mortality in older age
    Lijing L Yan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    JAMA 295:190-8. 2006
    ....
  21. ncbi Association of dietary supplement use with specific micronutrient intakes among middle-aged American men and women: the INTERMAP Study
    Sujata L Archer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:1106-14. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi Comparison of risk factors for cardiovascular mortality in black and white adults
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1196-202. 2006
    ..We investigated whether traditional cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors were similarly associated with CVD mortality in black and white men and women...
  23. pmc Risk factor burden in middle age and lifetime risks for cardiovascular and non-cardiovascular death (Chicago Heart Association Detection Project in Industry)
    Donald M Lloyd-Jones
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:535-40. 2007
    ..These results should encourage efforts aimed at preventing the development of risk factors in younger subjects to decrease CVD mortality and promote longevity...
  24. ncbi Resting heart rate in middle age and diabetes development in older age
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:335-9. 2008
    ....
  25. ncbi Homocysteine, bone mineral density, and fracture risk over 2 years of followup in women with and without systemic lupus erythematosus
    Elisa Y Rhew
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Rheumatol 35:230-6. 2008
    ..To examine the relationship of baseline homocysteine levels with bone mineral density (BMD) and incidence of fractures over 2 years in women with and without systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  26. pmc Differences in subclinical cardiovascular disease between African American and Caucasian women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Elisa Y Rhew
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Transl Res 153:51-9. 2009
    ..A combination of SLE-related and traditional CVD risk factors explained the racial difference in plaque burden...
  27. doi The ankle-brachial index is associated with the magnitude of impaired walking endurance among men and women with peripheral arterial disease
    Mary M McDermott
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Vasc Med 15:251-7. 2010
    ..Clinical Trial Registration - URL: http://www.clinicaltrials.gov. Unique identifier: NCT00106327...
  28. pmc Inflammatory mediators and glucose in pregnancy: results from a subset of the Hyperglycemia and Adverse Pregnancy Outcome (HAPO) Study
    Lynn P Lowe
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1400, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:5427-34. 2010
    ..Inflammatory mediators are associated with type 2 and gestational diabetes. It is unknown whether there are associations with glucose in pregnant women with lesser degrees of hyperglycemia...
  29. ncbi Cardiovascular risk profile earlier in life and Medicare costs in the last year of life
    Martha L Daviglus
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwesten University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1028-34. 2005
    ..However, it is unknown whether cardiovascular risk profile earlier in life influences health care costs in the last year of life. This study addresses this question...
  30. ncbi One-hour postload plasma glucose in middle age and Medicare expenditures in older age among nondiabetic men and women: the Chicago Heart Association Detection Project in Industry
    Kiang Liu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1057-62. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi Relation of nutrient intake to microalbuminuria in nondiabetic middle-aged men and women: International Population Study on Macronutrients and Blood Pressure (INTERMAP)
    Martha L Daviglus
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 45:256-66. 2005
    ..Microalbuminuria (MA) is a risk factor for cardiovascular and renal disease. However, little is known about the relation of nutritional factors to MA, especially in individuals without diabetes...
  32. ncbi A community-based obesity prevention program for minority children: rationale and study design for Hip-Hop to Health Jr
    Marian L Fitzgibbon
    Northwestern University Medical School, Evanston, Illinois 60208 1230, USA
    Prev Med 34:289-97. 2002
    ..Although increased rates of overweight are observed in 4- to 5-year-old children, they are not observed in 2- to 3-year-old children. Therefore, early prevention efforts incorporating families are critical...
  33. ncbi Major risk factors as antecedents of fatal and nonfatal coronary heart disease events
    Philip Greenland
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill, USA
    JAMA 290:891-7. 2003
    ....
  34. ncbi Body mass index in middle age and health-related quality of life in older age: the Chicago heart association detection project in industry study
    Martha L Daviglus
    Department of Preventive Medicine, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:2448-55. 2003
    ..This study evaluates whether BMI in middle age is related to health-related quality of life in older age...
  35. ncbi Response rates to a questionnaire 26 years after baseline examination with minimal interim participant contact and baseline differences between respondents and nonrespondents
    Amber Pirzada
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611 4402, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:94-101. 2004
    ..In conclusion, long-term follow-up of older surviving participants is feasible if current addresses can be obtained from standardized sources...
  36. ncbi BMI and health-related quality of life in adults 65 years and older
    Lijing L Yan
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Obes Res 12:69-76. 2004
    ..To examine relationships of BMI with health-related quality of life in adults 65 years and older...
  37. ncbi Fish consumption and incidence of stroke: a meta-analysis of cohort studies
    Ka He
    Department of Preventive Medicine, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N Lake Shore Dr, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Stroke 35:1538-42. 2004
    ..Results from observational studies on fish consumption and risk of stroke are inconsistent. We quantitatively assessed the relationship between fish intake and incidence of stroke using a meta-analysis of cohort studies...
  38. ncbi Accumulated evidence on fish consumption and coronary heart disease mortality: a meta-analysis of cohort studies
    Ka He
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Circulation 109:2705-11. 2004
    ..Results from observational studies on fish consumption and coronary heart disease (CHD) mortality are inconsistent...
  39. ncbi Relation of body mass index in young adulthood and middle age to Medicare expenditures in older age
    Martha L Daviglus
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    JAMA 292:2743-9. 2004
    ..However, little is known about the impact of body mass index (BMI) earlier in life on Medicare expenditures (cardiovascular disease [CVD]-related, diabetes-related, and total) in older age...
  40. ncbi Favorable cardiovascular risk profile in young women and long-term risk of cardiovascular and all-cause mortality
    Martha L Daviglus
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    JAMA 292:1588-92. 2004
    ..For women, impact of cardiovascular risk factors measured in young adulthood, particularly favorable (low-risk) profile, on mortality has been difficult to assess due to low short-term death rates...
  41. ncbi Comparison of low risk and higher risk profiles in middle age to frequency and quantity of coronary artery calcium years later
    Martha L Daviglus
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:367-9. 2004
    ..Despite adverse changes in risk factors, the prevalence of measurable CAC and mean CAC scores were less for LR participants than for non-LR participants (60% vs 77%, p = 0.09, and 217 vs 443, p = 0.05, respectively)...
  42. ncbi Association of education with dietary intake among young adults in the bi-ethnic Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) cohort
    S L Archer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 680 N Lake Shore Drive, 1102, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Public Health Nutr 6:689-95. 2003
    ..To examine associations of changes in dietary intake with education in young black and white men and women...
  43. pmc Hyperglycemia and Adverse Pregnancy Outcome (HAPO) study: common genetic variants in GCK and TCF7L2 are associated with fasting and postchallenge glucose levels in pregnancy and with the new consensus definition of gestational diabetes mellitus from the I
    Rachel M Freathy
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Diabetes 59:2682-9. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that these variants are associated with quantitative measures of glycemia in pregnancy...
  44. ncbi Relation of heart rate with cardiovascular disease in normal-weight individuals: the Chicago Heart Association Detection Project in Industry
    Mohammad Ali Kizilbash
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 680 Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Prev Cardiol 11:141-7. 2008
    ..In women aged 18 to 39, the relationship was not significant. In general, normal-weight individuals with lower RHRs have lower levels of CVD risk factors and mortality...
  45. ncbi Cigarette smoking and colorectal carcinoma mortality in a cohort with long-term follow-up
    Laura A Colangelo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Cancer 100:288-93. 2004
    ..Evidence suggests that colorectal carcinoma (CRC) may be a tobacco-associated malignancy...
  46. pmc The role of the polycystic ovary syndrome susceptibility locus D19S884 allele 8 in maternal glycemia and fetal size
    C M Ackerman
    Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Molecular Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 303 East Chicago Avenue, Tarry 15 717, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:3242-50. 2010
    ..Conclusions: The PCOS susceptibility locus, D19S884 A8, is not a major factor contributing to glycemia during pregnancy or fetal size in a general obstetric population...
  47. pmc Maternal testosterone levels are associated with C-peptide levels in the Mexican American subset of the Hyperglycemia and Adverse Pregnancy Outcome (HAPO) Study cohort
    C M Ackerman
    Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Molecular Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Horm Metab Res 45:617-20. 2013
    ..001). Although these findings are from a single cohort, this study provides evidence for an association between testosterone and C-peptide during pregnancy in a nondiabetic Hispanic obstetric population. ..
  48. ncbi Juvenile dermatomyositis at diagnosis: clinical characteristics of 79 children
    L M Pachman
    Division of Immunology, Children s Memorial Hospital Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60614, USA
    J Rheumatol 25:1198-204. 1998
    ....
  49. ncbi Ethnic Differences in correlates of obesity between Latin-American and black Women
    Lisa A P Sanchez-Johnsen
    University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA
    Obes Res 12:652-60. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to examine three potential correlates of obesity (dietary intake, body image, and physical activity) in a large sample of Latin-American and black women across the weight spectrum...
  50. doi Relationship of dietary linoleic acid to blood pressure. The International Study of Macro-Micronutrients and Blood Pressure Study [corrected]
    Katsuyuki Miura
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta tsukinowa cho, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Hypertension 52:408-14. 2008
    ..42/-0.98 mm Hg (P<0.05 for both) with 2 SD higher intake (4.04% kcal). Dietary linoleic acid intake may contribute to prevention and control of adverse blood pressure levels in general populations...
  51. ncbi Association between protein intake and blood pressure: the INTERMAP Study
    Paul Elliott
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, St Mary s Campus, Imperial College London, London, England
    Arch Intern Med 166:79-87. 2006
    ..Findings from epidemiological studies suggest an inverse relationship between individuals' protein intake and their blood pressure...
  52. pmc Association of monosodium glutamate intake with overweight in Chinese adults: the INTERMAP Study
    Ka He
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1875-80. 2008
    ..03) and 2.75 (95% confidence interval, 1.28-5.95, P = 0.04). This research provides data that MSG intake may be associated with increased risk of overweight independent of physical activity and total energy intake in humans...
  53. doi Dietary phosphorus and blood pressure: international study of macro- and micro-nutrients and blood pressure
    Paul Elliott
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, St Mary s Campus, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 51:669-75. 2008
    ..These results indicate the potential for increased phosphorus/mineral intake to lower blood pressure as part of the recommendations for healthier eating patterns for the prevention and control of prehypertension and hypertension...
  54. ncbi Risks and benefits of seafood consumption
    Ka He
    Am J Prev Med 30:440-1. 2006

Research Grants9

  1. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..This application requests support for the Data Coordinating Center for HAPO. Cost effectiveness for HAPO is enhanced through cost sharing by colleagues in non-U.S. centers. ..
  2. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This application requests support for the Data Coordinating Center for HAPO. Cost effectiveness for HAPO is enhanced through cost sharing by colleagues in non-U.S. centers. ..
  3. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This application requests support for the Data Coordinating Center for HAPO. Cost effectiveness for HAPO is enhanced through cost sharing by colleagues in non-U.S. centers. ..
  4. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This application requests support for the Data Coordinating Center for HAPO. Cost effectiveness for HAPO is enhanced through cost sharing by colleagues in non-U.S. centers. ..
  5. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This application requests support for the Data Coordinating Center for HAPO. Cost effectiveness for HAPO is enhanced through cost sharing by colleagues in non-U.S. centers. ..
  6. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This application requests 4 years of additional funding for the DCC, to allow HAPO to achieve its recruitment goal of 25,000 women complete all data collection on all enrolled women, and complete all data analyses. ..
  7. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This application requests 4 years of additional funding for the DCC, to allow HAPO to achieve its recruitment goal of 25,000 women complete all data collection on all enrolled women, and complete all data analyses. ..
  8. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This application requests 4 years of additional funding for the DCC, to allow HAPO to achieve its recruitment goal of 25,000 women complete all data collection on all enrolled women, and complete all data analyses. ..
  9. HAPO: DATA COORDINATING CENTER
    Alan Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This application requests 4 years of additional funding for the DCC, to allow HAPO to achieve its recruitment goal of 25,000 women complete all data collection on all enrolled women, and complete all data analyses. ..