Sandeep R Das

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Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Association between renal function and circulating levels of natriuretic peptides (from the Dallas Heart Study)
    Sandeep R Das
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:1394-8. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Relation of lower hematocrit to progression from asymptomatic left ventricular dysfunction to symptomatic heart failure (from the Studies of Left Ventricular Dysfunction Prevention trial)
    Sandeep R Das
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:827-31. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of body mass and body composition on circulating levels of natriuretic peptides: results from the Dallas Heart Study
    Sandeep R Das
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Circulation 112:2163-8. 2005
  4. pmc Associations of visceral and abdominal subcutaneous adipose tissue with markers of cardiac and metabolic risk in obese adults
    Ian J Neeland
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E439-47. 2013
  5. pmc Race-specific associations of myeloperoxidase with atherosclerosis in a population-based sample: the Dallas Heart Study
    Lu Q Chen
    The Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9047, United States
    Atherosclerosis 219:833-8. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the association between leptin and CRP: results from the Dallas Heart Study
    Shuaib M Abdullah
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9047, USA
    Atherosclerosis 195:404-10. 2007
  7. pmc Higher natriuretic peptide levels associate with a favorable adipose tissue distribution profile
    Ian J Neeland
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:752-60. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Relation of coronary atherosclerosis determined by electron beam computed tomography and plasma levels of n-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide in a multiethnic population-based sample (the Dallas Heart Study)
    Shuaib M Abdullah
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:1284-9. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Association of troponin T detected with a highly sensitive assay and cardiac structure and mortality risk in the general population
    James A de Lemos
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5909 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9047, USA
    JAMA 304:2503-12. 2010
  10. pmc Disparities in counseling for lifestyle modification among obese adults: insights from the Dallas Heart Study
    Tiffany M Powell-Wiley
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:849-55. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Association between renal function and circulating levels of natriuretic peptides (from the Dallas Heart Study)
    Sandeep R Das
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:1394-8. 2008
    ..With eGFR <90 ml/min/1.73 m(2), both NT-pro-BNP and BNP were inversely and independently associated with renal function, with a greater magnitude of association with renal impairment noted for NT-pro-BNP...
  2. ncbi request reprint Relation of lower hematocrit to progression from asymptomatic left ventricular dysfunction to symptomatic heart failure (from the Studies of Left Ventricular Dysfunction Prevention trial)
    Sandeep R Das
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:827-31. 2005
    ..37 to 2.34), first HF hospitalization (HR 2.35, 95% CI 1.52 to 3.62), and death or the development of HF symptoms (HR 1.60, 95% CI 1.28 to 1.99) compared with patients in the highest hematocrit quartile (hematocrit > 46%)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of body mass and body composition on circulating levels of natriuretic peptides: results from the Dallas Heart Study
    Sandeep R Das
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Circulation 112:2163-8. 2005
    ....
  4. pmc Associations of visceral and abdominal subcutaneous adipose tissue with markers of cardiac and metabolic risk in obese adults
    Ian J Neeland
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E439-47. 2013
    ..We sought to determine the associations of abdominal VAT and SAT mass with markers of cardiac and metabolic risk in a large, multiethnic, population-based cohort of obese adults...
  5. pmc Race-specific associations of myeloperoxidase with atherosclerosis in a population-based sample: the Dallas Heart Study
    Lu Q Chen
    The Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9047, United States
    Atherosclerosis 219:833-8. 2011
    ..We evaluated the association of circulating MPO with coronary and aortic atherosclerosis in a large, multiethnic population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the association between leptin and CRP: results from the Dallas Heart Study
    Shuaib M Abdullah
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9047, USA
    Atherosclerosis 195:404-10. 2007
    ..Higher C-reactive protein (CRP) levels in women compared with men may reflect sex differences in the relationship between obesity and inflammation. We evaluated how the adipokine leptin influenced these relationships...
  7. pmc Higher natriuretic peptide levels associate with a favorable adipose tissue distribution profile
    Ian J Neeland
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:752-60. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate the association between natriuretic peptides and body fat distribution in a multiethnic cohort...
  8. ncbi request reprint Relation of coronary atherosclerosis determined by electron beam computed tomography and plasma levels of n-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide in a multiethnic population-based sample (the Dallas Heart Study)
    Shuaib M Abdullah
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:1284-9. 2005
    ..In conclusion, these findings support the hypothesis that coronary atherosclerosis may directly influence the activation of the cardiac neurohormonal system...
  9. doi request reprint Association of troponin T detected with a highly sensitive assay and cardiac structure and mortality risk in the general population
    James A de Lemos
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5909 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9047, USA
    JAMA 304:2503-12. 2010
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  10. pmc Disparities in counseling for lifestyle modification among obese adults: insights from the Dallas Heart Study
    Tiffany M Powell-Wiley
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:849-55. 2012
    ..Systematic education about and application of lifestyle interventions could capitalize on opportunities for primary CV risk prevention...
  11. doi request reprint The association between plasma caspase-3, atherosclerosis, and vascular function in the Dallas Heart Study
    Susan Matulevicius
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Apoptosis 13:1281-9. 2008
    ..Caspase-3, an apoptosis protease, is expressed in atherosclerotic plaques. We examined the relationship between plasma caspase-3 levels, aortic compliance, and atherosclerosis...
  12. pmc Association of growth differentiation factor-15 with coronary atherosclerosis and mortality in a young, multiethnic population: observations from the Dallas Heart Study
    Anand Rohatgi
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX 75390 9047, USA
    Clin Chem 58:172-82. 2012
    ..Although higher circulating GDF-15 concentrations are associated with mortality across a spectrum of cardiovascular conditions, the relationship of GDF-15 with atherosclerosis and mortality in the general population remains undefined...
  13. pmc Addition of highly sensitive troponin T and N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide to electrocardiography for detection of left ventricular hypertrophy: results from the Dallas Heart Study
    Abelardo A Martinez-Rumayor
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Hypertension 61:105-11. 2013
    ..Further studies are needed to evaluate the impact and cost-effectiveness of a multimarker screening strategy...
  14. doi request reprint Circulating lymphotoxin β receptor and atherosclerosis: observations from the Dallas Heart Study
    Andrew W Owens
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9047, United States
    Atherosclerosis 212:601-6. 2010
    ..Interruption of LTβR signaling improves autoimmune diseases and alters lipid homeostasis. We assayed circulating LTβR and examined its association with atherosclerosis phenotypes in a population-based sample...
  15. doi request reprint Screening the population for left ventricular hypertrophy and left ventricular systolic dysfunction using natriuretic peptides: results from the Dallas Heart Study
    James A de Lemos
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Research Center, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9047, USA
    Am Heart J 157:746-53.e2. 2009
    ..We performed a comprehensive evaluation of the screening performance of B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) and N-terminal pro-BNP (NT-proBNP) for LVSD or LVH...
  16. pmc Effect of normal aging versus hypertension, abnormal body mass index, and diabetes mellitus on white matter hyperintensity volume
    Kevin S King
    From the Departments of Radiology K S K, R M P, R W M, K M H, Internal Medicine R M P, C R A, S R D, and Psychiatry H C R, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
    Stroke 45:255-7. 2014
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Soluble ST2 is associated with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in a population-based cohort: the Dallas Heart Study
    Lu Q Chen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Research Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Clin Chem 59:536-46. 2013
    ..Soluble ST2 (sST2) concentrations are associated with adverse cardiac events in high-risk cohorts. We evaluated the association of sST2 with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in a large, low-risk population-based cohort...
  18. pmc Physical activity participation, health perceptions, and cardiovascular disease mortality in a multiethnic population: the Dallas Heart Study
    Reese A Mathieu
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am Heart J 163:1037-40. 2012
    ..We determined whether health beliefs regarding the benefit of PA contribute to ethnic differences in participation and assessed how these differences impact CV mortality...
  19. pmc Associations of four circulating chemokines with multiple atherosclerosis phenotypes in a large population-based sample: results from the dallas heart study
    Leticia Castillo
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Research Center and Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Interferon Cytokine Res 30:339-47. 2010
    ..The novel chemotactic protein, CCL23, which has not been previously studied in atherosclerosis, is independently associated with coronary atherosclerosis, suggesting that this chemokine merits further study in animal and human models...
  20. ncbi request reprint Increased cardiovascular risk associated with diabetes in Dallas County
    Sandeep R Das
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75235 9047, USA
    Am Heart J 151:1087-93. 2006
    ..We assess the prevalence of diabetes in Dallas County, quantify the association between diabetes and subclinical cardiovascular disease, and assess the use of evidence-based cardiovascular disease risk-modifying therapies...
  21. pmc Interactions between smoking, pulmonary surfactant protein B, and atherosclerosis in the general population: the Dallas Heart Study
    Ann B Nguyen
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9047, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 31:2136-43. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that SP-B may serve as a marker of the vascular effects of smoking and would thus be associated with subclinical measures of atherosclerosis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and determinants of troponin T elevation in the general population
    Thomas W Wallace
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9047, USA
    Circulation 113:1958-65. 2006
    ..Our objective was to determine the prevalence and determinants of cTnT elevation in a large, representative sample of the general population...
  23. pmc Sex differences in the relationship between C-reactive protein and body fat
    Amit Khera
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5909 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, Texas 75390 9047, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:3251-8. 2009
    ..C-reactive protein (CRP) levels are significantly influenced by adiposity and are higher in women compared with men. We postulated that there may be sex differences in the relationship between CRP and body fat...
  24. doi request reprint Use of aldosterone antagonists at discharge after myocardial infarction: results from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry Acute Coronary Treatment and Intervention Outcomes Network (ACTION) Registry-Get with the Guidelines (GWTG)
    Krishnasree K Rao
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
    Am Heart J 166:709-15. 2013
    ..Although current American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines provide a class I recommendation for AldA therapy in such patients, how US practice reflects these recommendations is unclear...
  25. doi request reprint Association of chronic lung disease with treatments and outcomes patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Jonathan R Enriquez
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am Heart J 165:43-9. 2013
    ..Although chronic lung disease (CLD) is common among patients with myocardial infarction (MI), little is known about the influence of CLD on patient management and outcomes following MI...
  26. pmc Differential associations between soluble cellular adhesion molecules and atherosclerosis in the Dallas Heart Study: a distinct role for soluble endothelial cell-selective adhesion molecule
    Anand Rohatgi
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9047, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 29:1684-90. 2009
    ..Given its role in endothelial pathobiology, we hypothesized that soluble ESAM (sESAM) would be independently associated with atherosclerosis and vascular stiffness...
  27. pmc Circulating levels of matrix metalloproteinase-9 and abdominal aortic pathology: from the Dallas Heart Study
    Justin L Grodin
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
    Vasc Med 16:339-45. 2011
    ..08), coronary artery calcium (p = 0.20) or the aortic luminal diameter/aortic wall thickness ratio (p = 0.37), supporting the hypothesis that therapies targeting MMP-9 may affect the abdominal aortic wall and modify aortic pathology...
  28. ncbi request reprint Associations among androgens, estrogens, and natriuretic peptides in young women: observations from the Dallas Heart Study
    Alice Y Chang
    The Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center and the Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9066, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:109-16. 2007
    ..We sought to determine if natriuretic peptides are associated with estrogen and androgen status in a population study of young women without known cardiac disease...
  29. ncbi request reprint Women have higher left ventricular ejection fractions than men independent of differences in left ventricular volume: the Dallas Heart Study
    Anne K Chung
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9047, USA
    Circulation 113:1597-604. 2006
    ....
  30. doi request reprint The association between peptidoglycan recognition protein-1 and coronary and peripheral atherosclerosis: Observations from the Dallas Heart Study
    Anand Rohatgi
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, 75390 9047, United States
    Atherosclerosis 203:569-75. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that PGLYRP-1 is associated with subclinical atherosclerosis as measured by computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging...
  31. doi request reprint Adiponectin as an independent predictor of the presence and degree of hepatic steatosis in the Dallas Heart Study
    Aslan T Turer
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, Texas 75390 8521, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:E982-6. 2012
    ..OBJECTIVES AND MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: The objective of this study was to establish whether an independent relationship exists between serum adiponectin concentrations and liver fat...
  32. pmc Impact of body weight and extreme obesity on the presentation, treatment, and in-hospital outcomes of 50,149 patients with ST-Segment elevation myocardial infarction results from the NCDR (National Cardiovascular Data Registry)
    Sandeep R Das
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, 75390 9047, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:2642-50. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the impact of extreme (class III) obesity (body mass index [BMI] ≥40 kg/m(2)) on care and outcomes in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Race and gender differences in C-reactive protein levels
    Amit Khera
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9047, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:464-9. 2005
    ..This study sought to determine whether there are race and gender differences in the distribution of C-reactive protein (CRP) levels...
  34. ncbi request reprint Effects of diabetes mellitus and ischemic heart disease on the progression from asymptomatic left ventricular dysfunction to symptomatic heart failure: a retrospective analysis from the Studies of Left Ventricular Dysfunction (SOLVD) Prevention trial
    Sandeep R Das
    Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Tex, USA
    Am Heart J 148:883-8. 2004
    ..Whether diabetes mellitus is a risk factor for the progression from asymptomatic left ventricular systolic dysfunction to symptomatic heart failure in patients with left ventricular dysfunction of an ischemic cause is not known...
  35. doi request reprint Systems-based improvement in door-to-balloon times at a large urban teaching hospital: a follow-up study from Parkland Health and Hospital System
    Shailja V Parikh
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Tex, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:116-22. 2009
    ..Timely reperfusion in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) patients improves clinical outcomes. Implementing strategies to target institutional-specific delays are crucial for improved patient care...
  36. ncbi request reprint Alpha2cDel322-325 and beta1Arg389 adrenergic polymorphisms are not associated with reduced left ventricular ejection fraction or increased left ventricular volume
    Russell M Canham
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:274-6. 2007
  37. ncbi request reprint Obesity and weight control practices in 2000 among veterans using VA facilities
    Anthea Wang
    Department of Social Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Obes Res 13:1405-11. 2005
    ..To examine obesity prevalence and weight control practices among veterans who use Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical facilities (VA users)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Obesity prevalence among veterans at Veterans Affairs medical facilities
    Sandeep R Das
    Preventive Medicine Residency Program, Department of Social Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:291-4. 2005
    ..Obesity is a significant public health problem in the United States. Comprehensive obesity prevalence data among veterans have not been previously reported...