D Liao

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Age-related macular degeneration is associated with incident myocardial infarction among elderly Americans
    Yinkang Duan
    Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    Ophthalmology 114:732-7. 2007
  2. pmc Is age-related macular degeneration associated with stroke among elderly americans?
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    Open Ophthalmol J 2:37-42. 2008
  3. pmc Acute effects of fine particulate air pollution on ST segment height: a longitudinal study
    Fan He
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State University College of Medicine, A210, 600 Centerview Dr, Suite 2200, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Environ Health 9:68. 2010
  4. pmc The circadian pattern of cardiac autonomic modulation in a middle-aged population
    Xian Li
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State University College of Medicine, 600 Centerview Dr Suite 2200, A210, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Clin Auton Res 21:143-50. 2011
  5. pmc Insulin resistance and circadian rhythm of cardiac autonomic modulation
    Sol M Rodriguez-Colon
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State University College of Medicine, 600 Centerview Dr, Suite 2200, A210, Hershey, PA, USA
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 9:85. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Multiple metabolic syndrome is associated with lower heart rate variability. The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    D Liao
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Penn State Medical College, Hershey 17033, USA
    Diabetes Care 21:2116-22. 1998
  7. pmc Sleep-disordered breathing in children is associated with impairment of sleep stage-specific shift of cardiac autonomic modulation
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Sleep Res 19:358-65. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of criteria pollutants with plasma hemostatic/inflammatory markers: a population-based study
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, 17033, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 15:319-28. 2005
  9. pmc Fine particulate air pollution is associated with higher vulnerability to atrial fibrillation--the APACR study
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 74:693-705. 2011
  10. pmc GIS approaches for the estimation of residential-level ambient PM concentrations
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1374-80. 2006

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Age-related macular degeneration is associated with incident myocardial infarction among elderly Americans
    Yinkang Duan
    Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    Ophthalmology 114:732-7. 2007
    ..To investigate whether age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is associated with the development of myocardial infarction (MI) among elderly Americans...
  2. pmc Is age-related macular degeneration associated with stroke among elderly americans?
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    Open Ophthalmol J 2:37-42. 2008
    ..To investigate whether age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is associated with the development of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke among elderly Americans...
  3. pmc Acute effects of fine particulate air pollution on ST segment height: a longitudinal study
    Fan He
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State University College of Medicine, A210, 600 Centerview Dr, Suite 2200, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Environ Health 9:68. 2010
    ..The mechanisms for the relationship between particulate air pollution and cardiac disease are not fully understood. Air pollution-induced myocardial ischemia is one of the potentially important mechanisms...
  4. pmc The circadian pattern of cardiac autonomic modulation in a middle-aged population
    Xian Li
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State University College of Medicine, 600 Centerview Dr Suite 2200, A210, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Clin Auton Res 21:143-50. 2011
    ..To examine the circadian pattern of cardiac autonomic modulation (CAM) and its attributes in general population...
  5. pmc Insulin resistance and circadian rhythm of cardiac autonomic modulation
    Sol M Rodriguez-Colon
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State University College of Medicine, 600 Centerview Dr, Suite 2200, A210, Hershey, PA, USA
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 9:85. 2010
    ..Therefore, we conducted this investigation to exam the association between IR and the circadian oscillations of CAM in a community-dwelling middle-aged sample...
  6. ncbi request reprint Multiple metabolic syndrome is associated with lower heart rate variability. The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    D Liao
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Penn State Medical College, Hershey 17033, USA
    Diabetes Care 21:2116-22. 1998
    ..To test at the population level whether people with multiple metabolic syndrome (MMS) disorders have reduced cardiac autonomic activity (CAA)...
  7. pmc Sleep-disordered breathing in children is associated with impairment of sleep stage-specific shift of cardiac autonomic modulation
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Sleep Res 19:358-65. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of criteria pollutants with plasma hemostatic/inflammatory markers: a population-based study
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, 17033, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 15:319-28. 2005
    ....
  9. pmc Fine particulate air pollution is associated with higher vulnerability to atrial fibrillation--the APACR study
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 74:693-705. 2011
    ..Maximal effects were observed within 2 h. These findings suggest that PM₂.₅ adversely affects AF predictors; thus, PM₂.₅ may be indicative of greater susceptibility to AF...
  10. pmc GIS approaches for the estimation of residential-level ambient PM concentrations
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1374-80. 2006
    ..Semiautomated daily kriging estimations and semivariogram cross-validations are feasible on a national scale. Lognormal ordinary kriging with a spherical model is valid for estimating daily ambient PM at geocoded residential addresses...
  11. pmc Ambient particulate air pollution and ectopy--the environmental epidemiology of arrhythmogenesis in Women's Health Initiative Study, 1999-2004
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 72:30-8. 2009
    ..Acute PM(2.5) and PM(10) exposure is directly associated with the odds of VE among smokers, suggesting that they are more vulnerable to the arrhythmogenic effects of PM...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association of higher levels of ambient criteria pollutants with impaired cardiac autonomic control: a population-based study
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:768-77. 2004
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  13. ncbi request reprint Relationship between carotid artery stiffness and retinal arteriolar narrowing in healthy middle-aged persons
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, A210, 600 Centerview Dr, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Stroke 35:837-42. 2004
    ..We examined the association between carotid artery stiffness, a marker of early atherosclerosis, and retinal arteriolar narrowing, a marker of arteriolosclerosis, in healthy middle-aged people...
  14. pmc Acute adverse effects of fine particulate air pollution on ventricular repolarization
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:1010-5. 2010
    ..The mechanisms for the relationship between particulate pollution and cardiac disease are not fully understood...
  15. ncbi request reprint Lower pulmonary function and cerebral subclinical abnormalities detected by MRI: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    D Liao
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey 17033, USA
    Chest 116:150-6. 1999
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  16. ncbi request reprint Lower heart rate variability is associated with the development of coronary heart disease in individuals with diabetes: the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State University Medical College, A210, 600 Centerview Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Diabetes 51:3524-31. 2002
    ..These data suggest a contribution of an impaired cardiac autonomic control to the risk of CHD among individuals with diabetes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Arterial stiffness and the development of hypertension. The ARIC study
    D Liao
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, USA
    Hypertension 34:201-6. 1999
    ..These results suggest that lower arterial elasticity is related to the development of hypertension...
  18. pmc Interaction of ambient air pollution with asthma medication on exhaled nitric oxide among asthmatics
    Zhengmin Qian
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State University and the Geisinger Center for Health Research, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 64:168-76. 2009
    ..This study indicates that the current pollution levels may still enhance airway inflammation among patients with persistent asthma even when they are on asthma medications...
  19. pmc Insomnia with objective short sleep duration is associated with a high risk for hypertension
    Alexandros N Vgontzas
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center Department of Psychiatry, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Sleep 32:491-7. 2009
    ..To examine the joint effect of insomnia and objective short sleep duration on hypertension risk...
  20. pmc Sleep disordered breathing in children in a general population sample: prevalence and risk factors
    Edward O Bixler
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Sleep 32:731-6. 2009
    ..Assess the prevalence based on clinically meaningful criteria (i.e., blood pressure) and identify risk factors of sleep disordered breathing (SDB) in a representative sample of elementary school children...
  21. pmc Insomnia with objective short sleep duration is associated with type 2 diabetes: A population-based study
    Alexandros N Vgontzas
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:1980-5. 2009
    ..We examined the joint effects of insomnia and objective short sleep duration, the combination of which is associated with higher morbidity, on diabetes risk...
  22. doi request reprint Effect of air quality on assisted human reproduction
    Richard S Legro
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, H103, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Hum Reprod 25:1317-24. 2010
    ..Air pollution has been associated with reproductive complications. We hypothesized that declining air quality during in vitro fertilization (IVF) would adversely affect live birth rates...
  23. ncbi request reprint The transradial approach is associated with lower risk of adverse outcomes following percutaneous coronary intervention: a single-center experience
    Chuntao Wu
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State Hershey College of Medicine, 600 Centerview Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 23:88-92. 2011
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  24. pmc Insomnia with objective short sleep duration is associated with deficits in neuropsychological performance: a general population study
    Julio Fernandez-Mendoza
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Sleep 33:459-65. 2010
    ..To examine the joint effect of insomnia and objective short sleep duration on neuropsychological performance...
  25. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome clusters and the risk of incident stroke: the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study
    Sol M Rodriguez-Colon
    Department of Public Health Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, A210, 600 Centerview Dr, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Stroke 40:200-5. 2009
    ..Little is known about the metabolic syndrome (MetS) and the risk of incident stroke. This study is designed to identify particular clusters of MetS components that carry the highest risk of incident stroke...
  26. pmc Blood pressure associated with sleep-disordered breathing in a population sample of children
    Edward O Bixler
    Department of Psychiatry, Penn State University College of Medicine, Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Hypertension 52:841-6. 2008
    ..Clinically, the data support the threshold of AHI >or=5 for the initiation of treatment for SDB. Additional research is indicated to assess the efficacy of SDB treatment on reducing blood pressure...
  27. ncbi request reprint Short-term effects of gaseous pollutants on cause-specific mortality in Wuhan, China
    Zhengmin Qian
    Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033 0855, USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 57:785-93. 2007
    ..We conclude that there is consistent evidence of acute effects of NO2 on mortality and suggest that a no-threshold linear relationship exists between NO2 and mortality...
  28. ncbi request reprint Lung function and long-term exposure to air pollutants in middle-aged American adults
    Zhengmin Qian
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, 17033 0855, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 60:156-63. 2005
    ..Moreover, center-specific associations between PM10 and pulmonary function were not significant, possibly as a result of the homogeneity of within-center exposures...
  29. ncbi request reprint Association of daily cause-specific mortality with ambient particle air pollution in Wuhan, China
    Zhengmin Qian
    Health Evaluation Sciences, Penn State College of Medicine, A210, 600 Centerview Drive, P O Box 855, Hershey, PA 17033 0855, USA
    Environ Res 105:380-9. 2007
    ..We conclude that there is consistent evidence of acute effects of PM(10) on cardiopulmonary mortality. A linear no threshold exposure-response relationship is suggested between PM(10) and the studied cause-specific mortality...
  30. pmc Insomnia with short sleep duration and mortality: the Penn State cohort
    Alexandros N Vgontzas
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Sleep 33:1159-64. 2010
    ..Because insomnia with objective short sleep duration is associated with increased morbidity, we examined the effects of this insomnia subtype on all-cause mortality...
  31. ncbi request reprint Exploring uncertainty of the change from ICD-9 to ICD-10 on acute mortality effects of air pollution
    Zhengmin Qian
    Penn State College of Medicine, USA
    Environ Int 34:248-53. 2008
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  32. pmc Sleep-disordered breathing and cardiac autonomic modulation in children
    Duanping Liao
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Sleep Med 11:484-8. 2010
    ..To investigate the adverse cardiac autonomic effects of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) in a large population-based sample and a clinical sample of children...
  33. pmc Associations between air pollution and peak expiratory flow among patients with persistent asthma
    Zhengmin Qian
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 72:39-46. 2009
    ..The results show that the two medication regimens protected against the effects of PM(10). However, salmeterol increased the sensitivity to NO2 and triamcinalone enhanced the sensitivity to SO2...
  34. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome, its preeminent clusters, incident coronary heart disease and all-cause mortality--results of prospective analysis for the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Y Hong
    Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Intern Med 262:113-22. 2007
    ..To investigate the prospective association between Metabolic Syndrome (MetS) and coronary heart disease (CHD) and all-cause mortality...
  35. ncbi request reprint Correlates of the shift in heart rate variability with an active postural change in a healthy population sample: The Atherosclerosis Risk In Communities study
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am Heart J 143:808-13. 2002
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  36. ncbi request reprint Prospective investigation of autonomic nervous system function and the development of type 2 diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk In Communities study, 1987-1998
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N Lake Shore Dr, Suite 1102, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Circulation 107:2190-5. 2003
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Prospective association between hormone replacement therapy, heart rate, and heart rate variability. The Atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:565-71. 2003
    ..Results from this observational study suggest that hormone therapy is not associated with HR or HRV. These analyses should be replicated in a randomized trial...
  38. ncbi request reprint A prospective evaluation of the risk of QT prolongation with hormone replacement therapy: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:530-6. 2003
    ..We tested whether postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy was associated with prolonged QT intervals in a healthy population sample of women (mean age=54)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Hypertension, blood pressure, and heart rate variability: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    Emily B Schroeder
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, 137 E Franklin St, Ste 306, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Hypertension 42:1106-11. 2003
    ..These findings thus support the thesis that the autonomic nervous system is involved in the development of hypertension, yet suggest that differences in the autonomic profile of hypertensives and normotensives do not increase with time...
  40. ncbi request reprint Accuracy and repeatability of commercial geocoding
    Eric A Whitsel
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:1023-9. 2004
    ..149 m; theta; = 131 degrees vs. 171 degrees ). These findings suggest that match rates, repeatability, and accuracy should be used to guide vendor selection...
  41. ncbi request reprint Diabetes, glucose, insulin, and heart rate variability: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    Emily B Schroeder
    Duke University School of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:668-74. 2005
    ..To describe the progression of autonomic impairment among individuals with diabetes and pre-diabetic metabolic impairments...
  42. pmc Is early age-related macular degeneration related to carotid artery stiffness? The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Ning Cheung
    Centre for Eye Research Australia, University of Melbourne, 32 Gisborne Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:430-3. 2007
    ..The association of carotid artery stiffness, a measure of arterial elasticity reflecting early atherosclerosis, with early AMD, was examined in this study...
  43. ncbi request reprint Does the cardiac autonomic response to postural change predict incident coronary heart disease and mortality? The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:48-56. 2002
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Lung function and incident coronary heart disease: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Emily B Schroeder
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:1171-81. 2003
    ..Similar results were obtained for forced vital capacity. This analysis indicates an association between lung function and incident coronary heart disease that may be stronger in women than in men...

Research Grants9

  1. CARDIOVASCULAR RESPONSES TO PARTICULATE AIR POLLUTION
    Duanping Liao; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The baseline examination of the cohort occurred from 1987-1989, with annual recontacts and reexaminations every three years. Numerous biologic measures and health data are obtained at these visits. ..
  2. Sleep-disordered breathing, sleep stages, and heart rate variability in children
    Duanping Liao; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The knowledge gained from this study can potentially improve the management and treatment of childhood SDB. ..
  3. Air Pollution and Cardiac Risk: Mechanisms & Time-course
    Duanping Liao; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..5 affects the cardiac system, and identify factors that lead to differential susceptibility to PM, and guide regulatory agencies in designing air pollution control standards. ..
  4. Air Pollution and Cardiac Risk: Mechanisms & Time-course
    Duanping Liao; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..5 affects the cardiac system, and identify factors that lead to differential susceptibility to PM, and guide regulatory agencies in designing air pollution control standards. ..
  5. Air Pollution and Cardiac Risk: Mechanisms & Time-course
    Duanping Liao; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..5 affects the cardiac system, and identify factors that lead to differential susceptibility to PM, and guide regulatory agencies in designing air pollution control standards. ..