- Lifetime risk and years lived free of total cardiovascular diseaseJohn T Wilkins
Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
JAMA 308:1795-801. 2012..To date, no lifetime risk estimates of total CVD have been reported...
- Coronary heart disease risks associated with high levels of HDL cholesterolJohn T Wilkins
Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
J Am Heart Assoc 3:e000519. 2014..The association between high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) and coronary heart disease (CHD) events is not well described in individuals with very high levels of HDL-C (>80 mg/dL)...
- Associations between a parental history of premature cardiovascular disease and coronary artery calcium and carotid intima-media thickness: the Coronary Artery Risk Development In Young Adults (CARDIA) studyJohn T Wilkins
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, USA
Eur J Prev Cardiol 21:601-7. 2014..It is unclear if associations between a parental history of premature CVD (pCVD) and subclinical atherosclerosis are attenuated by adjustment for long-term risk factor levels through middle adulthood...
- Blood pressure trajectories in early adulthood and subclinical atherosclerosis in middle ageNorrina B Allen
Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois
JAMA 311:490-7. 2014..Single measures of blood pressure (BP) levels are associated with the development of atherosclerosis; however, long-term patterns in BP and their effect on cardiovascular disease risk are poorly characterized...
- Associations of noninvasive measures of arterial compliance and ankle-brachial index: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)John T Wilkins
The Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Am J Hypertens 25:535-41. 2012..Early changes in arterial wall compliance could be a useful marker of patients at high risk for developing lower extremity atherosclerosis...