Patricia P Chang

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Incidence and survival of hospitalized acute decompensated heart failure in four US communities (from the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study)
    Patricia P Chang
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 113:504-10. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Mild vs severe pulmonary hypertension before heart transplantation: different effects on posttransplantation pulmonary hypertension and mortality
    Patricia P Chang
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:998-1007. 2005
  3. pmc Prediction of incident heart failure in general practice: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Sunil K Agarwal
    Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 5:422-9. 2012
  4. pmc The potentially modifiable burden of incident heart failure due to obesity: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Laura R Loehr
    Cardiovascular Diseases Program, Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:781-9. 2010
  5. pmc Orthostatic hypotension as a risk factor for incident heart failure: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Christine D Jones
    Department of Social Medicine, University of North Carolina Preventive Medicine Residency Program, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7240, USA
    Hypertension 59:913-8. 2012
  6. pmc Long-term association between self-reported signs and symptoms and heart failure hospitalizations: the Atherosclerosis Risk In Communities (ARIC) Study
    Christy L Avery
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Bank of America Center, 137 E Franklin St, Suite 306, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:232-8. 2010
  7. pmc Classification of acute decompensated heart failure: an automated algorithm compared with a physician reviewer panel: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Laura R Loehr
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, 137 E Franklin St, Suite 306, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 6:719-26. 2013
  8. pmc Airflow obstruction, lung function, and risk of incident heart failure: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    Sunil K Agarwal
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, 137 E Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 14:414-22. 2012
  9. pmc The population burden of heart failure attributable to modifiable risk factors: the ARIC (Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities) study
    Christy L Avery
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:1640-6. 2012
  10. pmc Classification of heart failure in the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study: a comparison of diagnostic criteria
    Wayne D Rosamond
    Departments of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 137 E Franklin St, Suite 203, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 5:152-9. 2012

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Incidence and survival of hospitalized acute decompensated heart failure in four US communities (from the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study)
    Patricia P Chang
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 113:504-10. 2014
    ..In conclusion, ADHF hospitalization and HF type varied by both race and gender, but case fatality rates did not. Further studies are needed to explain why black men are at higher risk of hospitalized ADHF and HFrEF...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mild vs severe pulmonary hypertension before heart transplantation: different effects on posttransplantation pulmonary hypertension and mortality
    Patricia P Chang
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:998-1007. 2005
    ..Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is common in severe heart failure, but the effect of mild PH on posttransplantation PH and survival after heart transplantation has not been well described...
  3. pmc Prediction of incident heart failure in general practice: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Sunil K Agarwal
    Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 5:422-9. 2012
    ..We examined the external validity of existing HF risk scores, optimized a 10-year HF risk function, and examined the incremental value of several biomarkers, including N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide...
  4. pmc The potentially modifiable burden of incident heart failure due to obesity: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Laura R Loehr
    Cardiovascular Diseases Program, Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:781-9. 2010
    ..Investigators studying exposures that are unlikely to be eradicated given current prevention efforts, such as obesity, should consider estimating the GIF to avoid overestimates of population impact...
  5. pmc Orthostatic hypotension as a risk factor for incident heart failure: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Christine D Jones
    Department of Social Medicine, University of North Carolina Preventive Medicine Residency Program, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7240, USA
    Hypertension 59:913-8. 2012
    ..This association may be partially mediated through hypertension. Orthostatic measures may enhance risk stratification for future heart failure development...
  6. pmc Long-term association between self-reported signs and symptoms and heart failure hospitalizations: the Atherosclerosis Risk In Communities (ARIC) Study
    Christy L Avery
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Bank of America Center, 137 E Franklin St, Suite 306, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:232-8. 2010
    ..Although studies of the accuracy of heart failure (HF) classification scoring systems are available, few have examined their performance when restricted to self-reported items...
  7. pmc Classification of acute decompensated heart failure: an automated algorithm compared with a physician reviewer panel: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Laura R Loehr
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, 137 E Franklin St, Suite 306, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 6:719-26. 2013
    ..Our objective was to assess agreement of HF classification by this contemporaneous algorithm with that by a standardized physician reviewer panel, when applied to data abstracted from community-based hospital records...
  8. pmc Airflow obstruction, lung function, and risk of incident heart failure: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    Sunil K Agarwal
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, 137 E Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 14:414-22. 2012
    ..We examined the relationship between forced expiratory volume in 1 s (FEV(1)), airflow obstruction, and incident heart failure (HF) in black and white, middle-aged men and women in four US communities...
  9. pmc The population burden of heart failure attributable to modifiable risk factors: the ARIC (Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities) study
    Christy L Avery
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:1640-6. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to estimate the population burden of heart failure and the influence of modifiable risk factors...
  10. pmc Classification of heart failure in the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study: a comparison of diagnostic criteria
    Wayne D Rosamond
    Departments of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 137 E Franklin St, Suite 203, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 5:152-9. 2012
    ..We developed a new classification protocol for identifying ADHF in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study and compared it with these other schemes...
  11. pmc Association of multiple anthropometrics of overweight and obesity with incident heart failure: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Laura R Loehr
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 2:18-24. 2009
    ..The association of central adiposity with incident heart failure (HF) has yet to be studied in a large population-based study...
  12. doi request reprint Epidemiology, management, and outcomes of sustained ventricular arrhythmias after continuous-flow left ventricular assist device implantation
    Hannah Raasch
    University of North Carolina Center for Heart and Vascular Care, Division of Cardiology, Chapel Hill, USA
    Am Heart J 164:373-8. 2012
    ..Little is known about the epidemiology, management, resource use, and outcomes of sustained VAs in continuous-flow LVAD patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reduced kidney function as a risk factor for incident heart failure: the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study
    Anna Kottgen
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 18:1307-15. 2007
    ..In summary, middle-aged adults with moderately/severely reduced kidney function are at high risk for developing HF...
  14. ncbi request reprint A 38-year-old Hispanic woman with paradoxical embolism and Libman-Sacks endocarditis involving the tricuspid valve
    Andrew O Zurick
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:1316.e5-7. 2007
    ..A review of the literature on Libman-Sacks endocarditis and patent foramen ovale closure is presented...
  15. doi request reprint Heart failure incidence and survival (from the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study)
    Laura R Loehr
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:1016-22. 2008
    ..The greater HF incidence in African-Americans than in Caucasians is largely explained by African-Americans' greater levels of atherosclerotic risk factors...
  16. pmc Multisite randomized trial of a single-session versus multisession literacy-sensitive self-care intervention for patients with heart failure
    Darren A DeWalt
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 5041 Old Clinic Bldg, CB 7110, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Circulation 125:2854-62. 2012
    ..Self-care training can reduce hospitalization for heart failure (HF), and more intensive intervention may benefit more vulnerable patients, including those with low literacy...
  17. pmc The association of hemoglobin a1c with incident heart failure among people without diabetes: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Kunihiro Matsushita
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes 59:2020-6. 2010
    ..This study sought to investigate an association of HbA1c (A1C) with incident heart failure among individuals without diabetes and compare it to fasting glucose...
  18. ncbi request reprint Postoperative ventricular function and cardiac enzymes after on-pump versus off-pump CABG surgery
    Patricia P Chang
    Department of From the Departments of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:1107-10. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint Anger in young men and subsequent premature cardiovascular disease: the precursors study
    Patricia P Chang
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:901-6. 2002
    ..Anger can trigger myocardial ischemia and may be an independent risk factor for coronary heart disease, but its effect on early compared with late onset of disease is unclear...
  20. ncbi request reprint Use of the Jarvik 2000 continuous flow left ventricular assist device for acute myocardial infarction and cardiogenic shock
    Craig H Selzman
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7065, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:756-8. 2007
    ..We report the novel use of a continuous flow left ventricular assist device (LVAD) for successful recovery and bridging to transplantation in a patient who had massive anterior wall myocardial infarction...
  21. pmc Impact of choice of imaging modality accompanying outpatient exercise stress testing on outcomes and resource use after revascularization for acute coronary syndromes
    Jerome J Federspiel
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC
    Am Heart J 166:783-791.e4. 2013
    ..We compared the relationships between exercise echocardiography and nuclear testing after ACS-related PCI on outcomes and resource use...
  22. ncbi request reprint West Nile virus encephalitis infection in a heart transplant recipient: a case report
    David Bragin-Sánchez
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7075, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:621-3. 2005
    ..We reviewed the literature on WNV infection in the general population and in immunocompromised hosts. As WNV becomes more common in the United States, it will become an increasing threat to our transplant population...
  23. ncbi request reprint Improving quality of life after cardiogenic shock: do more revascularization!
    E Magnus Ohman
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:274-6. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint Retinopathy and risk of congestive heart failure
    Tien Y Wong
    Centre for Eye Research Australia, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    JAMA 293:63-9. 2005
    ..The pathogenesis of CHF is uncertain, but microvascular disease has been hypothesized as a possible factor...