Samy I McFarlane

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Affiliation: State University of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Role of angiotensin receptor blockers in diabetes: implications of recent clinical trials
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, Medical Director of Clinical Research, College of Medicine, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Kings County Hospital Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 50, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 7:1363-71. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and the risk of cancer
    A Pandey
    Department of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Centre, New York, USA
    Minerva Endocrinol 36:187-209. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Insulin therapy and type 2 diabetes: management of weight gain
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, College of Medicine, State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 11:601-7. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Trends in mineral metabolism: Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP) and the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 1999-2004
    Joseph A Vassalotti
    National Kidney Foundation, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, Nephrology Box 1243, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:S56-68. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease risk reduction with sleep apnea treatment
    Girardin Jean-Louis
    Brooklyn Health Disparities Center, Department of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, NY 11203 2098, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 8:995-1005. 2010
  6. doi request reprint New-onset diabetes after hemodialysis initiation: impact on survival
    Moro O Salifu
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Am J Nephrol 31:239-46. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Control of blood pressure and other cardiovascular risk factors at different practice settings: outcomes of care provided to diabetic women compared to men
    Samy I McFarlane
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 50, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:73-80. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and obesity
    Ashish Aneja
    Department of Internal Medicine, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York 11203, USA
    Recent Prog Horm Res 59:169-205. 2004
  9. pmc Comparison of the CKD Epidemiology Collaboration (CKD-EPI) and Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) study equations: prevalence of and risk factors for diabetes mellitus in CKD in the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP)
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, SUNY Downstate and Kings County Hospital Centers, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:S24-31. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Heart failure in diabetic patients: utility of beta-blockade
    Dmitri Kirpichnikov
    Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA
    J Card Fail 9:333-44. 2003

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Publications57

  1. doi request reprint Role of angiotensin receptor blockers in diabetes: implications of recent clinical trials
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, Medical Director of Clinical Research, College of Medicine, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Kings County Hospital Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 50, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 7:1363-71. 2009
    ..Whether all ARBs are equally cardioprotective is uncertain. Data indicate that the beneficial effects of telmisartan may be drug specific rather than constitute a 'class effect.'..
  2. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and the risk of cancer
    A Pandey
    Department of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Centre, New York, USA
    Minerva Endocrinol 36:187-209. 2011
    ..We will also discuss the role of insulin, metformin and other antidiabetic agents in cancer risk...
  3. doi request reprint Insulin therapy and type 2 diabetes: management of weight gain
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, College of Medicine, State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 11:601-7. 2009
    ..The use of basal insulin analogs may offer advantages over conventional human insulin preparations in terms of more physiologic time-action profiles, reduced risk of hypoglycemia, and reduced weight gain...
  4. doi request reprint Trends in mineral metabolism: Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP) and the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 1999-2004
    Joseph A Vassalotti
    National Kidney Foundation, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, Nephrology Box 1243, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:S56-68. 2008
    ..No study specifically examined mineral metabolism trends in a generalizable sample of patients at increased CKD risk...
  5. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease risk reduction with sleep apnea treatment
    Girardin Jean-Louis
    Brooklyn Health Disparities Center, Department of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, NY 11203 2098, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 8:995-1005. 2010
    ..Perspectives on emerging therapeutic approaches and promising areas of clinical and experimental research are also discussed...
  6. doi request reprint New-onset diabetes after hemodialysis initiation: impact on survival
    Moro O Salifu
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Am J Nephrol 31:239-46. 2010
    ..The incidence of new-onset diabetes after initiation of hemodialysis (NODAD) and its impact on survival is not known...
  7. ncbi request reprint Control of blood pressure and other cardiovascular risk factors at different practice settings: outcomes of care provided to diabetic women compared to men
    Samy I McFarlane
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 50, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:73-80. 2005
    ..These observations underscore the need for better strategies for control of CVD risk in the diabetic population in general, and women in particular...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and obesity
    Ashish Aneja
    Department of Internal Medicine, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York 11203, USA
    Recent Prog Horm Res 59:169-205. 2004
    ..Antihypertensives are considered important components in the holistic approach to the management of this complex problem...
  9. pmc Comparison of the CKD Epidemiology Collaboration (CKD-EPI) and Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) study equations: prevalence of and risk factors for diabetes mellitus in CKD in the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP)
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, SUNY Downstate and Kings County Hospital Centers, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:S24-31. 2011
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  10. ncbi request reprint Heart failure in diabetic patients: utility of beta-blockade
    Dmitri Kirpichnikov
    Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA
    J Card Fail 9:333-44. 2003
    ..Diabetic patients are more likely to suffer from CHF and its consequences because of hypertensive and ischemic heart disease and diabetic cardiomyopathy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic interventions for hypertension in metabolic syndrome: a comprehensive approach
    Sudha Ganne
    State University of New York, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 5:201-11. 2007
    ..In this article, we review the pathophysiology and provide a rationale for the current therapeutic options in light of the most recent clinical trials in the field...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence and associations of anemia of CKD: Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP) and National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 1999-2004
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, SUNY Downstate and Kings County Hospital Centers, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:S46-55. 2008
    ..We compared anemia prevalence and characteristics in the National Kidney Foundation Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP) and National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 1999-2004 populations...
  13. doi request reprint Effect of ethnicity on the progression of diabetic kidney disease independent of glycemic control
    Moro O Salifu
    State University of New York Downstate Medical Center and Kings County Hospital Center, VA Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Am J Nephrol 30:261-7. 2009
    ..Whether the higher rate of estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) decline in African-Americans is mediated by poor glycemic control is unclear...
  14. pmc Telmisartan and cardioprotection
    Philippe R Akhrass
    State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 7:677-83. 2011
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  15. ncbi request reprint Cardiometabolic syndrome: pathophysiology and treatment
    Jonathan P Castro
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, State University of New York Downstate and Brooklyn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 5:393-401. 2003
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  16. ncbi request reprint Prevention of type 2 DM: implications for adolescents and young adults
    Jocelyne G Karam
    Division of Endocrinology, SUNY Downstate and Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 5:980-8. 2008
    ..We also highlight the ongoing efforts for diabetes prevention in trials specifically designed to address the adolescent population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Hypertension after renal transplant
    Fasika Tedla
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:538-45. 2007
    ..In this review, the authors outline the pathogenesis, diagnostic workup, and treatment of hypertension after renal transplant...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevention of type 2 diabetes: an update
    Amal Farag
    Division of Endocrinology, Veterans Administration, New York Harbor Healthcare System, 800 Poly Place, Brooklyn, NY 11209, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 7:200-7. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint Anemia and cardiovascular disease in diabetic nephropathy
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, Kings County Hospital Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 50, Brooklyn, NY 11203 2098, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 6:213-8. 2006
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  20. ncbi request reprint Stroke prevention in diabetic and other high cardiovascular risk patients
    Fadi El-Atat
    Division of Stroke and Critical Care, Department of Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center, 710 West 168th Street, Room 552, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 5:200-7. 2005
    ..These include hygienic and lifestyle changes, that if applied effectively could offer a great potential for stroke prevention and reduction of the cardiovascular burden in the diabetic populations...
  21. ncbi request reprint Posttransplant diabetes and hypertension: pathophysiologic insights and therapeutic rationale
    Moro O Salifu
    State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Renal Fellowship Program, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 52, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 8:221-7. 2008
    ..This review outlines the pathogenesis, diagnostic workup, and therapeutic rationale for diabetes and hypertension after transplantation...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevention of type 2 diabetes
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, SUNY Downstate Health Science Center at Brooklyn Kings County Hospital Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 50, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 3:235-41. 2003
    ..Other interventions are currently being examined in large prospective studies. It is likely that one or a combination of these approaches will make diabetes prevention a reality in the near future...
  23. ncbi request reprint Calcium antagonists in patients with type 2 diabetes and hypertension
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Department of Medicine and Biochemistry, State University of New York, Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 50, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Cardiovasc Drug Rev 21:105-18. 2003
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  24. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac death in patients with diabetes
    Fadi A El-Atat
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 4:187-93. 2004
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  25. doi request reprint Resistant hypertension and sleep apnea: pathophysiologic insights and strategic management
    Stephen K Williams
    Center for Healthful Behavior Change, Division of General Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 11:64-9. 2011
    ..This review will address some of the epidemiologic data associating apnea with the pathogenesis of resistant hypertension. Diagnosis and management of apnea and its associated hypertension will also be considered...
  26. ncbi request reprint Admission hyperglycemia and length of hospital stay in patients with diabetes and heart failure: a prospective cohort study
    Yohannes Gebreegziabher
    Department of Medicine, SUNY Downstate and King County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 14:117-20. 2008
    ..31; P<.001) and average BG (r=0.34; P=.001). In patients with acute HF exacerbation, diabetes significantly prolonged LOS. Hyperglycemia correlated with LOS...
  27. ncbi request reprint Association of diabetes and hepatitis C infection: epidemiologic evidence and pathophysiologic insights
    Gul Bahtiyar
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, SUNY Downstate Health Science Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 50, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 4:194-8. 2004
    ..In this article, we review the epidemiologic association between HCV and DM, highlighting the most recent pathophysiologic insights into the mechanisms underlying this association...
  28. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms by which angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors prevent diabetes and cardiovascular disease
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, State University of New York, Health Science Center at Brooklyn, Brooklyn, New York 11203, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:30H-37H. 2003
    ..This article explores potential mechanism by which ACE inhibition reduces the development of diabetes, improves these surrogate markers, and reduces cardiovascular disease and renal disease...
  29. ncbi request reprint Diabetes prevention between RAAS inhibition and PPAR-gamma stimulation: the diabetes reduction assessment with ramipril and rosiglitazone medication (DREAM) trial
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, State University of New York Health Science Center and Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 2:149-50. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress, glucose metabolism, and the prevention of type 2 diabetes: pathophysiological insights
    Syed Shah
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Department of Internal Medicine, SUNY Downstate and Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Antioxid Redox Signal 9:911-29. 2007
    ..This comprehensive review highlights the role of oxidative stress in the pathogenesis of diabetes, with emphasis on the major clinical trials conducted on prevention of type 2 diabetes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and blood pressure in the adult US population: assessment of gender-related effects
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology Biostatistics, SUNY Downstate Medical Center Kings County Hospital, Brooklyn, New York 11203, USA
    J Hypertens 25:965-70. 2007
    ..Our objective was to assess the gender-related effects of alcohol consumption on blood pressure (BP) in a representative sample of the adult US population...
  32. ncbi request reprint Heart failure: metabolic derangements and therapeutic rationale
    Yohannes Gebreegziabher
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203 2098, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 5:331-43. 2007
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  33. doi request reprint Update on the prevention of type 2 diabetes
    Jocelyne G Karam
    Maimonides Medical Center, 4802 Tenth Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11219, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 11:56-63. 2011
    ..In this paper we present an update on prevention of type 2 diabetes highlighting the major recent trials completed to date in this very important area of investigation...
  34. ncbi request reprint Metformin: an update
    Dmitri Kirpichnikov
    State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 1205, Brooklyn, New York 11203, USA
    Ann Intern Med 137:25-33. 2002
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  35. ncbi request reprint Stroke in patients with diabetes and hypertension
    Samy I McFarlane
    SUNY Downstate, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:286-92; quiz 293-4. 2005
    ..In this review, the authors discuss the risk factors for stroke with emphasis on the diabetic and hypertensive population, highlighting the interventions that have been shown to decrease stroke risk in this patient population...
  36. ncbi request reprint Hypertension in patients with Cushing's disease: pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management
    Alan Sacerdote
    Department of Medicine, S U N Y Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 7:212-8. 2005
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  37. ncbi request reprint Heart disease in diabetic patients
    Mihaela C Blendea
    Department of Medicine, State University of New York Health Science Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 3:223-9. 2003
    ..There is also increased sudden death associated with diabetes, which is due, in part, to the underlying autonomic neuropathy. This article reviews diabetic cardiac disease, with an emphasis on type 2 diabetes...
  38. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular disease in diabetes and the cardiometabolic syndrome: focus on minority women
    John Nicasio
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 43, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 5:208-13. 2005
    ..In this article, we discuss CVD in people with diabetes and the CMS, with emphasis on minority women, a particularly vulnerable population...
  39. pmc Obstructive sleep apnea and cardiovascular disease: role of the metabolic syndrome and its components
    Girardin Jean-Louis
    Brooklyn Center for Health Disparities, SUNY Downstate Medical Center Brooklyn, NY 11203 2098, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:261-72. 2008
    ..e., central obesity, hypertension, diabetes, and dyslipidemia). Large-scale, population-based studies testing causal models linking among sleep apnea, cardiovascular morbidity, and metabolic syndrome are needed...
  40. pmc Dietary carbohydrate restriction in type 2 diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome: time for a critical appraisal
    Anthony Accurso
    State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 5:9. 2008
    ..These beneficial effects of carbohydrate restriction do not require weight loss. Finally, the point is reiterated that carbohydrate restriction improves all of the features of metabolic syndrome...
  41. pmc Sleep duration and the risk of diabetes mellitus: epidemiologic evidence and pathophysiologic insights
    Ferdinand Zizi
    Department of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Box 1199, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203 2098, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 10:43-7. 2010
    ..Proposed mechanisms explaining associations between short sleep and diabetes are examined and clinical management of OSA among patients with diabetes is discussed...
  42. ncbi request reprint Group visits in the management of diabetes and hypertension: effect on glycemic and blood pressure control
    Lisel M Loney-Hutchinson
    Division of Endocrinology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA lisel
    Curr Diab Rep 9:238-42. 2009
    ..In this review, we highlight the magnitude of the diabetes epidemic, the barriers to optimal diabetes care, and the utility of the concept of group visits as a chronic disease management strategy for diabetes care...
  43. doi request reprint Sleep apnea and diabetes: insights into the emerging epidemic
    A Pandey
    Brooklyn Health Disparities Center, Department of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 1199, Brooklyn, NY 11203 2098, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 11:35-40. 2011
    ..Suggestions to improve practice guidelines in the management of diabetic patients with sleep apnea are provided...
  44. ncbi request reprint Role of the natriuretic peptide system in cardiorenal protection
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 11203, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:2696-704. 2003
    ..We herein review some of these advances, including a new therapeutic strategy for potentially enhancing cardiorenal protection in patients with these disorders...
  45. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease: brittle bones and boned arteries, is there a link?
    Samy I McFarlane
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, SUNY Downstate, and Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Endocrine 23:1-10. 2004
    ..Therefore, additional research is necessary to further characterize the relationship between these two common illnesses...
  46. ncbi request reprint Challenges in the diagnosis and management of new-onset diabetes after transplantation
    Moro O Salifu
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Renal Fellowship Program, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 52, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 5:194-9. 2005
    ..In this article, we discuss the epidemiology, risk factors, pathophysiology, clinical course, and therapeutic and diagnostic challenges of this emerging disease...
  47. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive medications and their effects on lipid metabolism
    Mrunalini Deshmukh
    Department of Medicine, Box 50, State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, Kings County Hospital Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 8:214-20. 2008
    ..This review outlines the need to control hypertension, options for several antihypertensive medications, their differing effects on lipid metabolism, and the clinical implications of their effects on lipid parameters...
  48. doi request reprint CKD and cardiovascular disease in screened high-risk volunteer and general populations: the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP) and National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 1999-2004
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition, and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:S38-45. 2008
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is recognized as an independent cardiovascular disease risk state. The relationship between CKD and cardiovascular disease in volunteer and general populations has not been explored...
  49. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration among black and white Americans: results of the National Health Interview Survey
    Joao Nunes
    Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, City College, New York, NY, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:317-22. 2008
    ..However, little has been done to ascertain ethnic differences in sleep duration in a national sample. This study compares sleep duration in a sample of black and white participants in the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS)...
  50. doi request reprint Bone mineral density in African&#x2013;American women with symptomatic uterine leiomyoma
    Ozgul Muneyyirci-Delale
    Department of Medicine, State University of New York, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 6:673-7. 2010
    ..This relationship, however, has not been previously described in African-American women. We aim to assess BMD in African-American women with symptomatic uterine leiomyoma...
  51. pmc Hypertension management in the high cardiovascular risk population
    Ilir Maraj
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Int J Hypertens 2013:382802. 2013
    ..We will review hypertension management in the high cardiovascular risk population: patients with coronary heart disease (CHD) and heart failure (HF) as well as in diabetic patients...
  52. ncbi request reprint High-dose atorvastatin after stroke or transient ischemic attack: The Stroke Prevention by Aggressive Reduction in Cholesterol Levels (SPARCL) Investigators
    Jocelyne G Karam
    State University of New York Health Science Center and Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 3:68-9. 2008
  53. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular endocrinology 1: aldosterone function in diabetes mellitus: effects on cardiovascular and renal disease
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Department of Medicine at State University of New York, Health Science Center at Brooklyn, Kings County Hospital Center, and Veterans Affairs Medical Centers of Brooklyn, New York 11203 2098, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:516-23. 2003
  54. ncbi request reprint Bone metabolism and the cardiometabolic syndrome: pathophysiologic insights
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, SUNY Downstate and Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 1:53-7. 2006
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  55. ncbi request reprint Antidiabetic medications and weight gain: implications for the practicing physician
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, College of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 9:249-54. 2009
    ..We also present the available therapeutic modalities that have the potential of achieving better glycemic control without adverse effects on body weight...
  56. ncbi request reprint Control of cardiovascular risk factors in patients with diabetes and hypertension at urban academic medical centers
    Samy I McFarlane
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, State University of New York, Health Science Center at Brooklyn, Brooklyn, New York 11203, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:718-23. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the proportion of patients in urban institutions with diabetes and hypertension who meet these treatment goals...
  57. ncbi request reprint Challenges in the diagnosis and management of renal artery stenosis
    Moro O Salifu
    Renal Fellowship Program, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 52, Brooklyn, NY, 11203, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 7:219-27. 2005
    ..Angioplasty and surgical interventions should be reserved for patients with preserved kidney size and hemodynamically significant stenosis...