J He

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Affiliation: Tulane University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension in North America, North Africa and Asia
    P K Whelton
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 18:545-51. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Elevated systolic blood pressure as a risk factor for cardiovascular and renal disease
    J He
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Hypertens Suppl 17:S7-13. 1999
  3. 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
  4. ncbi request reprint Elevated systolic blood pressure and risk of cardiovascular and renal disease: overview of evidence from observational epidemiologic studies and randomized controlled trials
    J He
    Departmentof Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2699, USA
    Am Heart J 138:211-9. 1999
  5. 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
  6. ncbi request reprint The renin-angiotensin system and blood pressure: differences between blacks and whites
    J He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 2699, USA
    Am J Hypertens 12:555-62. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint What is the role of dietary sodium and potassium in hypertension and target organ injury?
    J He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Med Sci 317:152-9. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Passive smoking and the risk of coronary heart disease--a meta-analysis of epidemiologic studies
    J He
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Prevention Research Center, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    N Engl J Med 340:920-6. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Plasma insulin levels and incidence of hypertension in African Americans and whites
    J He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Arch Intern Med 159:498-503. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Aspirin and risk of hemorrhagic stroke: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    J He
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    JAMA 280:1930-5. 1998

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension in North America, North Africa and Asia
    P K Whelton
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 18:545-51. 2004
    ..These survey results underscore the fact that hypertension is highly prevalent, poorly treated and controlled, and an escalating health challenge in economically developing countries...
  2. ncbi request reprint Elevated systolic blood pressure as a risk factor for cardiovascular and renal disease
    J He
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Hypertens Suppl 17:S7-13. 1999
    ..To review published literature on the relationship between systolic blood pressure and risk of cardiovascular and renal disease...
  3. 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...
  4. ncbi request reprint Elevated systolic blood pressure and risk of cardiovascular and renal disease: overview of evidence from observational epidemiologic studies and randomized controlled trials
    J He
    Departmentof Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2699, USA
    Am Heart J 138:211-9. 1999
    ..These data indicate that systolic blood pressure is an independent and strong predictor for risk of cardiovascular and renal disease...
  5. 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint The renin-angiotensin system and blood pressure: differences between blacks and whites
    J He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 2699, USA
    Am J Hypertens 12:555-62. 1999
    ..06). These results suggest that levels of ACE are similar in blacks and whites but their association with BP is possibly reflecting underlying ethnic differences in regulation of BP...
  7. ncbi request reprint What is the role of dietary sodium and potassium in hypertension and target organ injury?
    J He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Med Sci 317:152-9. 1999
    ..Moreover, this group has been underrepresented in most previous epidemiological studies...
  8. ncbi request reprint Passive smoking and the risk of coronary heart disease--a meta-analysis of epidemiologic studies
    J He
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Prevention Research Center, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    N Engl J Med 340:920-6. 1999
    ..The effect of passive smoking on the risk of coronary heart disease is controversial. We conducted a meta-analysis of the risk of coronary heart disease associated with passive smoking among nonsmokers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Plasma insulin levels and incidence of hypertension in African Americans and whites
    J He
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Arch Intern Med 159:498-503. 1999
    ..Hyperinsulinemia may play an important role in the pathogenesis of hypertension in whites but the role of hyperinsulinemia in hypertension in African Americans is controversial...
  10. ncbi request reprint Aspirin and risk of hemorrhagic stroke: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    J He
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    JAMA 280:1930-5. 1998
    ..Aspirin has been widely used to prevent myocardial infarction and ischemic stroke but some studies have suggested it increases risk of hemorrhagic stroke...
  11. ncbi request reprint Seven-year incidence of hypertension in a cohort of middle-aged African Americans and whites
    J He
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2699, USA
    Hypertension 31:1130-5. 1998
    ..These results indicate that middle-aged African Americans and whites have a similar risk of developing hypertension given the same age, initial blood pressure, and body mass index at baseline...
  12. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of weight loss and dietary sodium reduction on incidence of hypertension
    J He
    Department of Epidemiology, the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 2699, USA
    Hypertension 35:544-9. 2000
    ..25 to 1.69; P=0.37) in the sodium reduction group compared with their control groups. These results indicate that lifestyle modification such as weight loss may be effective in long-term primary prevention of hypertension...
  13. 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)...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint Kidney damage in 'benign' essential hypertension
    P K Whelton
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 6:177-83. 1997
    ..In the interim, two new guidelines for management of hypertension in patients with existing renal disease provide helpful guidance for the clinician...
  17. doi request reprint Effect of soybean protein on novel cardiovascular disease risk factors: a randomized controlled trial
    C M Rebholz
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:58-63. 2013
    ..The effect of soybean protein on novel CVD risk factors has not been well studied. The objective of this study was to examine the effect of soybean protein on biomarkers of inflammation, endothelial dysfunction and adipocytokines...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol reduction on blood pressure: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    X Xin
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Hypertension 38:1112-7. 2001
    ..Our study suggests that alcohol reduction should be recommended as an important component of lifestyle modification for the prevention and treatment of hypertension among heavy drinkers...
  19. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and the risk of end-stage renal disease among Chinese men
    K Reynolds
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Kidney Int 73:870-6. 2008
    ..Heavy alcohol consumption, however, may lead to increased risk of morbidity and mortality from other causes; therefore, the implications from these findings should be interpreted cautiously...
  20. doi request reprint Global burden of obesity in 2005 and projections to 2030
    T Kelly
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Suite 2000, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:1431-7. 2008
    ..To estimate the overall prevalence and absolute burden of overweight and obesity in the world and in various regions in 2005 and to project the global burden in 2030...
  21. ncbi request reprint Potassium in preventing and treating high blood pressure
    P K Whelton
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Semin Nephrol 19:494-9. 1999
    ..Increased potassium intake should be included as a recommendation for prevention and treatment of hypertension, especially in those who are unable to reduce their intake of sodium...
  22. pmc Involvement of pigment epithelium-derived factor, docosahexaenoic acid and neuroprotectin D1 in corneal inflammation and nerve integrity after refractive surgery
    S Kenchegowda
    LSU Eye Center and Neuroscience Center, 2020 Gravier Street, Suite D, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 88:27-31. 2013
    ..These studies suggest that PEDF plus DHA and its derivative NPD1 hold promise as a future treatment to restore a healthy cornea after nerve damage...
  23. pmc Genetic correlation of blood pressure responses to dietary sodium and potassium intervention and cold pressor test in Chinese population
    H Mei
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 25:500-8. 2011
    ..42 (P=0.001) for SBP and -0.46 (P=0.001) for SBP. Our study suggests that there are common genetic determinants that influence BP responses to dietary sodium and potassium interventions and to CPT...
  24. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of dietary fiber intake on serum lipids
    J Chen
    Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:62-8. 2006
    ..We examined the effect of dietary fiber intake on serum lipids among persons without hypercholesterolemia...
  25. ncbi request reprint beta2-Adrenergic receptor gene variations associated with stage-2 hypertension in northern Han Chinese
    D Ge
    Division of Population Genetics and Prevention, Cardiovascular Institute and Fu Wai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, 167 Beilishi Road, Beijing 100037, China
    Ann Hum Genet 69:36-44. 2005
    ..001). These results indicate that the Gly16 and Gln27 alleles of the ADRB2 gene confer an increased risk for stage-2 hypertension in this northern Han Chinese population...
  26. ncbi request reprint Haplotypic analyses of the aldosterone synthase gene CYP11B2 associated with stage-2 hypertension in northern Han Chinese
    D Gu
    Division of Population Genetics and Prevention, Cardiovascular Institute, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing
    Clin Genet 66:409-16. 2004
    ..60 (95% CI, 1.21-5.58) and for 3-3, 0.20 (95% CI, 0.03-0.77). These results indicate that the Lys173 and the IC-conversion allele of the CYP11B2 gene confer an increased risk for stage-2 hypertension in northern Han Chinese women...