P M Meyer
Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
- Characterizing daily urinary hormone profiles for women at midlife using functional data analysisPeter M Meyer
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
Am J Epidemiol 165:936-45. 2007..Longer cycles were characterized by increasing dyssynchrony between follicle-stimulating hormone and luteinizing hormone in the luteal phase...
- A population-based longitudinal study of cognitive functioning in the menopausal transitionP M Meyer
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
Neurology 61:801-6. 2003..The authors hypothesized that a decline in cognitive functioning occurs as women progress through the menopausal transition, independent of age, educational level, family income, ethnicity, and baseline self-perceived health...
- Correlates of failure following treatment with Sr-90 beta irradiation for in-stent restenosisFrancis Q Almeda
Rush Heart Institute, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center and Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 59:176-83. 2003..2; 95% CI = 2.6-382.7; P = 0.007) and final posttreatment MLD (P < 0.001). Ostial location of target lesion and smaller posttreatment MLD are correlated with subsequent death, MI, and TVR following therapy with Sr-90 for ISR...
- Negative T waves shortly after ST-elevation acute myocardial infarction are a powerful marker for improved survival rateE B Sgarbossa
Section of Cardiology, Rush Presbyterian Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Am Heart J 140:385-94. 2000....
- Incident diabetes in clinical trials of antihypertensive drugs: a network meta-analysisWilliam J Elliott
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush Medical College of Rush University at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Lancet 369:201-7. 2007..We therefore undertook a network meta-analysis, which accounts for both direct and indirect comparisons to assess the effects of antihypertensive agents on incident diabetes...
- Cognitive functioning and sex steroid hormone gene polymorphisms in women at midlifeHoward M Kravitz
Department of Psychiatry, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
Am J Med 119:S94-S102. 2006..We conclude that selected genes involved in estrogen synthesis and metabolism may be associated with performance differences on cognitive function tests. Also, the relevant estrogen-related polymorphisms may vary by race/ethnicity...
- Computer expert systems for African-American smokers in physicians offices: a feasibility studyArthur M Hoffman
Rush University Medical Center, IL 60612, USA
Prev Med 43:204-11. 2006..Applying this technology in settings serving low-income African-American smokers, with the addition of practical tools for stress reduction, may help to reduce disparities in morbidity and mortality from smoking-related diseases...
- Depressive symptoms, insulin resistance, and risk of diabetes in women at midlifeSusan A Everson-Rose
Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1700 W Van Buren St, Suite 470, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Diabetes Care 27:2856-62. 2004..To examine depression and 3-year change in insulin resistance and risk of diabetes and whether associations vary by race...
- Longitudinal change in quality of life and impact on survival after left ventricular assist device implantationKathleen L Grady
Section of Cardiology, Rush Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Program, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3824, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 77:1321-7. 2004....
- Safe and simple emergency department discharge therapy for patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and severe hyperglycemiaAmbika Babu
Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County and Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Endocr Pract 15:696-704. 2009..To investigate the safety and effectiveness of 2 simple discharge regimens for use in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM2) and severe hyperglycemia, who present to the emergency department (ED) and do not need to be admitted...
- Clinical outcomes of patients treated with the cutting balloon and Sr-90 beta-irradiation for instent restenosisFrancis Q Almeda
Rush Heart Institute, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1021 Jelke, 1653 W Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Cardiovasc Radiat Med 3:12-5. 2002....
- Sleep difficulty in women at midlife: a community survey of sleep and the menopausal transitionHoward M Kravitz
Department of Psychiatry, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL, USA
Menopause 10:19-28. 2003....
- Change in quality of life from before to after discharge following left ventricular assist device implantationKathleen L Grady
Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Professional Building II, Suite 439, 1725 West Harrison Street, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3824, USA
J Heart Lung Transplant 22:322-33. 2003..The purposes of this study are to describe change in QOL from before to after hospital discharge in LVAD patients and to determine whether being discharged with an LVAD predicts better QOL than being hospitalized with an LVAD...
- Change in quality of life from after left ventricular assist device implantation to after heart transplantationKathleen L Grady
Section of Cardiology, Rush Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Program, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3824, USA
J Heart Lung Transplant 22:1254-67. 2003....
- Gain in patients' knowledge of diabetes management targets is associated with better glycemic controlPadmalatha Berikai
Division of Endocrinology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Diabetes Care 30:1587-9. 2007
- Role of surrogate markers in assessing patients with diabetes mellitus and the metabolic syndrome and in evaluating lipid-lowering therapyVenkataraman Rajaram
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Am J Cardiol 93:32C-48C. 2004..Thus, surrogate markers may not only help improve individual patient outcomes, they also may help direct scarce medical resources to maximize medical benefits, improve overall medical care, and minimize costs and untoward side effects...
- Improved in-hospital outcomes in acute coronary syndromes (unstable angina/non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction) despite similar TIMI risk scoresFrancis Q Almeda
Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Rush Heart Institute, Chicago, IL, USA
J Invasive Cardiol 15:502-6. 2003....
- Increased high-density lipoprotein cholesterol predicts the pioglitazone-mediated reduction of carotid intima-media thickness progression in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitusMichael Davidson
Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Circulation 117:2123-30. 2008..Compared with glimepiride, pioglitazone has been shown to slow the progression of atherosclerosis measured by CIMT in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
- Menopause transition stage and endogenous estradiol and follicle-stimulating hormone levels are not related to cognitive performance: cross-sectional results from the study of women's health across the nation (SWAN)Crystal Luetters
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:331-44. 2007..We sought to describe the cross-sectional relation between menopause status, estradiol (E(2)), follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH), and measured cognitive function...
- Effect of pioglitazone compared with glimepiride on carotid intima-media thickness in type 2 diabetes: a randomized trialTheodore Mazzone
Department of Medicine, Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago 60612, USA
JAMA 296:2572-81. 2006..While studies of relatively short duration have suggested that thiazolidinediones such as pioglitazone might reduce progression of CIMT in persons with diabetes, the results of longer studies have been less clear...
- Relationship of traditional and nontraditional cardiovascular risk factors to coronary artery calcium in type 2 diabetesTheodore Mazzone
Section of Diabetes and Metabolism MC 797, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1819 W Polk Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Diabetes 56:849-55. 2007..Adiposity measures are significantly associated with coronary artery calcium score, but their importance may be largely explained by apolipoprotein B or triglyceride-rich lipoprotein cholesterol...
- Individual assessment of arteriosclerosis by empiric clinical profilingMarcus Mutschelknauss
University Department of Medicine, Kantonsspital Bruderholz, Bruderholz, Switzerland
PLoS ONE 2:e1215. 2007..We tested how accurately basic clinical data can describe and assess the activity of arteriosclerosis in the individual patient...