L A Bazzano

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Affiliation: Tulane University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of folate and risk of stroke in US men and women: NHANES I Epidemiologic Follow-up Study. National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Stroke 33:1183-8. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Dietary approaches to prevent hypertension
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 440 Canal St, New Orleans, LA, 70112, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 15:694-702. 2013
  3. pmc Detection and follow-up of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and risk factors in the Southern Cone of Latin America: the pulmonary risk in South America (PRISA) study
    Adolfo L Rubinstein
    Centro de Excelencia en Salud Cardiovascular para el Cono Sur, Instituto de Efectividad Clínica y Sanitaria, Emilio Ravignani 2024, Buenos Aires, C1414CPV, Argentina
    BMC Pulm Med 11:34. 2011
  4. pmc Mortality from suicide and other external cause injuries in China: a prospective cohort study
    Casey M Rebholz
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, Suite 2000, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:56. 2011
  5. pmc Association of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction with metabolic syndrome, prediabetes and diabetes in adults from Inner Mongolia, China
    Angela M Thompson
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    BMC Endocr Disord 11:16. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk for stroke among Chinese men
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    Ann Neurol 62:569-78. 2007
  7. pmc Intake of fruit, vegetables, and fruit juices and risk of diabetes in women
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:1311-7. 2008
  8. pmc Alcohol consumption and risk of coronary heart disease among Chinese men
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 2715, USA
    Int J Cardiol 135:78-85. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of soluble dietary fiber on low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and coronary heart disease risk
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, SL 18, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 10:473-7. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of glargine compared with NPH insulin for the treatment of Type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    L A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    Diabet Med 25:924-32. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of folate and risk of stroke in US men and women: NHANES I Epidemiologic Follow-up Study. National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Stroke 33:1183-8. 2002
    ..This study examines the association between dietary intake of folate and the subsequent risk of stroke and CVD...
  2. doi request reprint Dietary approaches to prevent hypertension
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 440 Canal St, New Orleans, LA, 70112, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 15:694-702. 2013
    ..In order to reduce the burden of blood pressure-related complications, efforts that focus on environmental and individual behavioral changes that encourage and promote healthier food choices are warranted. ..
  3. pmc Detection and follow-up of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and risk factors in the Southern Cone of Latin America: the pulmonary risk in South America (PRISA) study
    Adolfo L Rubinstein
    Centro de Excelencia en Salud Cardiovascular para el Cono Sur, Instituto de Efectividad Clínica y Sanitaria, Emilio Ravignani 2024, Buenos Aires, C1414CPV, Argentina
    BMC Pulm Med 11:34. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Mortality from suicide and other external cause injuries in China: a prospective cohort study
    Casey M Rebholz
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, Suite 2000, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:56. 2011
    ..However, the pattern and risk factors for suicide and other external cause injuries are not well understood. This study investigates mortality from suicide and other injuries and associated risk factors in China...
  5. pmc Association of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction with metabolic syndrome, prediabetes and diabetes in adults from Inner Mongolia, China
    Angela M Thompson
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    BMC Endocr Disord 11:16. 2011
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  6. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk for stroke among Chinese men
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    Ann Neurol 62:569-78. 2007
    ..Stroke is a leading cause of death and long-term disability in China. The objective of this study was to examine the relation between alcohol consumption and risk for stroke among Chinese men...
  7. pmc Intake of fruit, vegetables, and fruit juices and risk of diabetes in women
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:1311-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between fruit, vegetable, and fruit juice intake and development of type 2 diabetes...
  8. pmc Alcohol consumption and risk of coronary heart disease among Chinese men
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 2715, USA
    Int J Cardiol 135:78-85. 2009
    ..Observational studies suggest that moderate alcohol consumption may lower risk of myocardial infarction (MI) and coronary heart disease (CHD); yet, evidence for this comes almost entirely from Western populations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of soluble dietary fiber on low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and coronary heart disease risk
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, SL 18, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 10:473-7. 2008
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  10. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of glargine compared with NPH insulin for the treatment of Type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    L A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    Diabet Med 25:924-32. 2008
    ..We systematically analysed evidence from randomized controlled trials (RCTs) examining the safety and efficacy of neutral protamine Hagedorn (NPH) insulin and glargine in the management of adults with Type 2 diabetes...
  11. doi request reprint Folic acid supplementation and cardiovascular disease: the state of the art
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 2715, USA
    Am J Med Sci 338:48-9. 2009
    ....
  12. pmc Non-soy legume consumption lowers cholesterol levels: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    L A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:94-103. 2011
    ..We conducted a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials evaluating the effects of non-soy legume consumption on blood lipids...
  13. doi request reprint Body mass index and risk of stroke among Chinese men and women
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    Ann Neurol 67:11-20. 2010
    ..The relationship between body mass index (BMI) and stroke incidence and mortality remains controversial, particularly in Asian populations...
  14. pmc Obesity and left ventricular dilatation in young adulthood: the Bogalusa Heart Study
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 2715, USA
    Clin Cardiol 34:153-9. 2011
    ..The present study examines risk factors for LV dilatation among 832 young adults (341 male, 491 female) who participated in the Bogalusa Heart Study...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of folic acid supplementation on risk of cardiovascular diseases: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    JAMA 296:2720-6. 2006
    ..Epidemiologic studies have suggested that folate intake decreases risk of cardiovascular diseases. However, the results of randomized controlled trials on dietary supplementation with folic acid to date have been inconsistent...
  16. ncbi request reprint Legume consumption and risk of coronary heart disease in US men and women: NHANES I Epidemiologic Follow-up Study
    L A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1430 Tulane Ave, SL18, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:2573-8. 2001
    ..Consumption of legumes, which are high in bean protein and water-soluble fiber, may be associated with a reduced risk of coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for congestive heart failure in US men and women: NHANES I epidemiologic follow-up study
    J He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1430 Tulane Ave, SL18, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:996-1002. 2001
    ..We studied risk factors for CHF and their corresponding attributable risk in the First National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey Epidemiologic Follow-up Study...
  18. ncbi request reprint Dietary sodium intake and subsequent risk of cardiovascular disease in overweight adults
    J He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    JAMA 282:2027-34. 1999
    ..Dietary sodium is positively associated with blood pressure, and ecological and animal studies both have suggested that high dietary sodium intake increases stroke mortality...
  19. doi request reprint Risk factors for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease mortality in Chinese adults
    Kathleen H Reilly
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:998-1004. 2008
    ..This study indicated that cigarette smoking, low educational level, physical inactivity, and underweight are important modifiable risk factors for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease-related mortality in China...
  20. ncbi request reprint Dietary sodium intake and incidence of congestive heart failure in overweight US men and women: first National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey Epidemiologic Follow-up Study
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1430 Tulane Ave, Mail Box SL18, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:1619-24. 2002
    ..We studied the relationship between dietary sodium intake and incidence of congestive heart failure (CHF) in the first National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey Epidemiologic Follow-up Study participants...
  21. pmc Gender difference in blood pressure responses to dietary sodium intervention in the GenSalt study
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Hypertens 27:48-54. 2009
    ..To examine factors related to blood pressure (BP) responses to dietary sodium and potassium interventions...
  22. pmc Metabolic syndrome and salt sensitivity of blood pressure in non-diabetic people in China: a dietary intervention study
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine and Tulane Hypertension and Renal Center of Excellence, School of Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Lancet 373:829-35. 2009
    ..We aimed to examine the association between metabolic syndrome and salt sensitivity of blood pressure...
  23. pmc Novel genetic variants in the alpha-adducin and guanine nucleotide binding protein beta-polypeptide 3 genes and salt sensitivity of blood pressure
    Tanika N Kelly
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:985-92. 2009
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Systematic review: glucose control and cardiovascular disease in type 2 diabetes
    Tanika N Kelly
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, Suite 2000, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:394-403. 2009
    ..Results from clinical trials examining the effect of intensive glucose control on cardiovascular disease have been conflicting...
  25. pmc Correlation between blood pressure responses to dietary sodium and potassium intervention in a Chinese population
    Qi Zhao
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:1281-6. 2009
    ..We examined the correlation between BP responses to dietary low-sodium, high-sodium, and potassium supplementation interventions in a feeding study...
  26. doi request reprint Premature deaths attributable to blood pressure in China: a prospective cohort study
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Lancet 374:1765-72. 2009
    ..Hypertension is a major global-health challenge because of its high prevalence and concomitant risks of cardiovascular disease. We estimated premature deaths attributable to increased blood pressure in China...
  27. pmc Association between blood pressure responses to the cold pressor test and dietary sodium intervention in a Chinese population
    Jing Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, 1443 Tulane Ave SL45, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1740-6. 2008
    ..We examined the association between BP responses to the CPT and to dietary sodium and potassium interventions...
  28. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and erectile dysfunction among Chinese men without clinical vascular disease
    Jiang He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:803-9. 2007
    ..8 million cases) among Chinese men are attributable to cigarette smoking. This 2000-2001 study of Chinese men documented an independent and dose-response relation between cigarette smoking and risk of erectile dysfunction...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effects of lifestyle modification on treatment and prevention of hypertension
    J He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 2699, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 9:267-71. 2000
    ..Lifestyle modification should be recommended for the prevention and treatment of hypertension in the general population...
  30. ncbi request reprint Dietary potassium intake and risk of stroke in US men and women: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey I epidemiologic follow-up study
    L A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Stroke 32:1473-80. 2001
    ..However, the possibility that the association is due to residual confounding cannot be entirely ruled out in this observational study...
  31. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable intake and risk of cardiovascular disease in US adults: the first National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey Epidemiologic Follow-up Study
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:93-9. 2002
    ..Epidemiologic studies report inconsistent findings on the association of fruit and vegetable intake with the risk of cardiovascular disease...
  32. ncbi request reprint Dietary fiber intake and reduced risk of coronary heart disease in US men and women: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey I Epidemiologic Follow-up Study
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1897-904. 2003
    ..Prospective studies suggest that dietary fiber intake, especially water-soluble fiber, may be inversely associated with the risk of coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Relationship between cigarette smoking and novel risk factors for cardiovascular disease in the United States
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:891-7. 2003
    ..Few studies have examined the relationship between cigarette smoking and novel risk factors for cardiovascular disease in a general population or have included a biochemical marker of current smoking...
  34. ncbi request reprint Effect of nocturnal nasal continuous positive airway pressure on blood pressure in obstructive sleep apnea
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Hypertension 50:417-23. 2007
    ..38 to -0.05). Net reductions in blood pressure were not statistically different between daytime and nighttime. These results indicate that CPAP decreases blood pressure among those with OSA and may help prevent hypertension...
  35. doi request reprint Long-term oral mesalazine adherence and the risk of disease flare in ulcerative colitis: nationwide 10-year retrospective cohort from the veterans affairs healthcare system
    N Khan
    Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 36:755-64. 2012
    ..Adherence is a major factor in determining disease activity in ulcerative colitis (UC). There are limited data on long-term nationwide adherence levels among patients with UC...
  36. ncbi request reprint Agreement on nutrient intake between the databases of the First National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey and the ESHA Food Processor
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:78-85. 2002
    ..These findings support the validity of expanding existing nutrient intake databases to explore current hypotheses, provided that food formulation, enrichment, and fortification practices have not changed substantially over time...
  37. ncbi request reprint Effect of blood pressure on early decline in kidney function among hypertensive men
    Suma Vupputuri
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Hypertension 42:1144-9. 2003
    ..These results indicate that better blood pressure control might prevent the onset of chronic kidney disease among hypertensives...
  38. ncbi request reprint The risk for mild kidney function decline associated with illicit drug use among hypertensive men
    Suma Vupputuri
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 43:629-35. 2004
    ..Few studies have examined the deleterious effect of illicit drug use on kidney function...
  39. doi request reprint Antihypertensive treatment and secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease events among persons without hypertension: a meta-analysis
    Angela M Thompson
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70112 2715, USA
    JAMA 305:913-22. 2011
    ..Cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk increases beginning at systolic blood pressure levels of 115 mm Hg. Use of antihypertensive medications among patients with a history of CVD or diabetes and without hypertension has been debated...
  40. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of fruits and vegetables and risk of cardiovascular disease
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 5:492-9. 2003
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Prevention of type 2 diabetes by diet and lifestyle modification
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 24:310-9. 2005
    ..Prevention of this devastating disease calls for the identification of culture-sensitive measures that can be applied to the population in general and some high-risk minority groups in particular...
  42. doi request reprint Increasing prevalence and low awareness, treatment and control of diabetes mellitus among Chinese adults: the InterASIA study
    Dongsheng Hu
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, Henan, China
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 81:250-7. 2008
    ..To estimate the prevalence rates of impaired fasting glucose (IFG) and diabetes mellitus (DM) and to evaluate the awareness, treatment, and control of DM in the Chinese adult population...
  43. doi request reprint Trends in overweight and obesity in Chinese adults: between 1991 and 1999-2000
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1448-53. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate trends in BMI and the prevalence of overweight (BMI > or = 25 kg/m(2)) and obesity (BMI > or = 30 kg/m(2)) between 1991 and 1999-2000 among Chinese adults...
  44. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of whole and refined grain breakfast cereals and weight gain in men
    Lydia A Bazzano
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obes Res 13:1952-60. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to prospectively assess the association between whole and refined grain breakfast cereal intakes and risk of overweight (BMI >or= 25 kg/m(2)) and weight gain...
  45. ncbi request reprint The high cost of not consuming fruits and vegetables
    Lydia A Bazzano
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:1364-8. 2006
  46. doi request reprint Blood pressure and clinical outcome among patients with acute stroke in Inner Mongolia, China
    Yonghong Zhang
    Department of Epidemiology, Soochow University School of Radiation Medicine and Public Health, Suzhou, China
    J Hypertens 26:1446-52. 2008
    ..We studied the association between admission blood pressure and in-hospital death or disability among acute stroke patients in Inner Mongolia, China...
  47. ncbi request reprint Blood lead level is associated with elevated blood pressure in blacks
    Suma Vupputuri
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Hypertension 41:463-8. 2003
    ..08 (95% CI, 0.99 to 1.19) for black men and 1.39 (95% CI, 1.21 to 1.61) for black women. These findings suggest that increased levels of blood lead remain an important environmental risk factor for elevated blood pressure in blacks...
  48. doi request reprint Antioxidant plasma concentration and supplementation in carotid intima media thickness
    Graziano Riccioni
    Unit of Intensive Cardiology, San Camillo de Lellis Hospital, Manfredonia, Foggia, Italy
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 6:723-9. 2008
    ..This review synthesizes the published literature regarding antioxidant vitamins plasma concentration and supplementation and carotid intima media thickness...