Ervin H Fox

Summary

Affiliation: University of Mississippi Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Genome-wide association study of cardiac structure and systolic function in African Americans: the Candidate Gene Association Resource (CARe) study
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State St, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 6:37-46. 2013
  2. pmc Relation of obesity to circulating B-type natriuretic peptide concentrations in blacks: the Jackson Heart Study
    Ervin R Fox
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, 2500 N State St, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Circulation 124:1021-7. 2011
  3. pmc Heritability and genetic linkage of left ventricular mass, systolic and diastolic function in hypertensive African Americans (From the GENOA Study)
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:870-5. 2010
  4. pmc The relation of C--reactive protein to chronic kidney disease in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS, USA
    BMC Nephrol 11:1. 2010
  5. pmc Epidemiology, heritability, and genetic linkage of C-reactive protein in African Americans (from the Jackson Heart Study)
    Ervin R Fox
    University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:835-41. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of pure valvular regurgitation in the large middle-aged African American cohort of the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Ervin R Fox
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Am Heart J 154:1229-34. 2007
  7. pmc Echocardiographic left ventricular mass index predicts incident stroke in African Americans: Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Ervin R Fox
    Jackson Heart Study, Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500, N State St, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Stroke 38:2686-91. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular geometric patterns in the Jackson cohort of the Atherosclerotic Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study: clinical correlates and influences on systolic and diastolic dysfunction
    Ervin R Fox
    The NHLBI s Jackson Heart Study, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Am Heart J 153:238-44. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint New onset heart failure in a 29-year-old: A case report of isolated left ventricular noncompaction
    Ervin H Fox
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    South Med J 99:1130-3. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The prognostic value of the mitral diastolic filling velocity ratio for all-cause mortality and cardiovascular morbidity in African Americans: the Atherosclerotic Risks in Communities (ARIC) study
    Ervin R Fox
    NHLBI s Atherosclerotic Risk in Communities Study, Jackson, MS, USA
    Am Heart J 152:749-55. 2006

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Genome-wide association study of cardiac structure and systolic function in African Americans: the Candidate Gene Association Resource (CARe) study
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State St, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 6:37-46. 2013
    ..Using data from 4 community-based cohorts of African Americans, we tested the association between genome-wide markers (single-nucleotide polymorphisms) and cardiac phenotypes in the Candidate-gene Association Resource study...
  2. pmc Relation of obesity to circulating B-type natriuretic peptide concentrations in blacks: the Jackson Heart Study
    Ervin R Fox
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, 2500 N State St, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Circulation 124:1021-7. 2011
    ..Whether this phenomenon may contribute to hypertension in blacks is unknown. We tested the hypothesis that body mass index is inversely related to BNP concentrations in blacks...
  3. pmc Heritability and genetic linkage of left ventricular mass, systolic and diastolic function in hypertensive African Americans (From the GENOA Study)
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:870-5. 2010
    ..We used pedigree information from 454 tandem markers across the genome to estimate the heritability and linkage of various echocardiographic measures of LV structure and function in a cohort of African-American hypertensive siblings...
  4. pmc The relation of C--reactive protein to chronic kidney disease in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS, USA
    BMC Nephrol 11:1. 2010
    ..73 m2) than their counterparts of European-descent. Inflammation has been related to renal disease in non-Hispanic whites, but there are limited data on the role of inflammation in renal dysfunction in African Americans in the community...
  5. pmc Epidemiology, heritability, and genetic linkage of C-reactive protein in African Americans (from the Jackson Heart Study)
    Ervin R Fox
    University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:835-41. 2008
    ..72. In conclusion, in this large population-based cohort of African Americans, circulating CRP concentration was heritable and associated with several traditional cardiovascular risk factors, particularly body mass index...
  6. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of pure valvular regurgitation in the large middle-aged African American cohort of the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Ervin R Fox
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Am Heart J 154:1229-34. 2007
    ..There are limited data on the prevalence and the clinical and echocardiographic correlates of pure valvular regurgitation in African Americans despite the higher rates of cardiovascular disease in this group...
  7. pmc Echocardiographic left ventricular mass index predicts incident stroke in African Americans: Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Ervin R Fox
    Jackson Heart Study, Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500, N State St, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Stroke 38:2686-91. 2007
    ..Despite theories that link stroke to left ventricular mass, few large, population-based studies have examined the predictive value of echocardiographically derived left ventricular mass index (LVMI) to incident stroke in African Americans...
  8. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular geometric patterns in the Jackson cohort of the Atherosclerotic Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study: clinical correlates and influences on systolic and diastolic dysfunction
    Ervin R Fox
    The NHLBI s Jackson Heart Study, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Am Heart J 153:238-44. 2007
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  9. ncbi request reprint New onset heart failure in a 29-year-old: A case report of isolated left ventricular noncompaction
    Ervin H Fox
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    South Med J 99:1130-3. 2006
    ..Final management consisted of traditional medical therapy for congestive heart failure, an implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD), warfarin anticoagulation for the prevention of thromboembolism and referral for cardiac transplant...
  10. ncbi request reprint The prognostic value of the mitral diastolic filling velocity ratio for all-cause mortality and cardiovascular morbidity in African Americans: the Atherosclerotic Risks in Communities (ARIC) study
    Ervin R Fox
    NHLBI s Atherosclerotic Risk in Communities Study, Jackson, MS, USA
    Am Heart J 152:749-55. 2006
    ..Although recent data suggest that the mitral diastolic early-to-late (E/A) ratio may be prognostic in selected population-based cohorts, its predictive value for morbidity and mortality in African Americans has not yet been well studied...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cardiac papillary fibroelastoma presents as an acute embolic stroke in a 35-year-old African American male
    Ervin Fox
    Department of Medicine, The University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
    Am J Med Sci 331:91-4. 2006
    ..A thrombus was noted on the tip of the specimen, supporting the theory that these masses are risks for strokes secondary to damage along the endothelial lining predisposing to subsequent fibrin deposition and mural thrombus formation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular mass indexed to height and prevalent MRI cerebrovascular disease in an African American cohort: the Atherosclerotic Risk in Communities study
    Ervin R Fox
    NHLBI Jackson Heart Study, Mississippi, USA
    Stroke 36:546-50. 2005
    ..Despite the greater burden of stroke, the echocardiographic predictors of stroke in African Americans remain poorly understood...
  13. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of mitral annular calcification and its predictive value for coronary events in African Americans: the Jackson Cohort of the Atherosclerotic Risk in Communities Study
    Ervin Fox
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute s Jackson Heart Study, Jackson, Miss, USA
    Am Heart J 148:979-84. 2004
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  14. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and blood pressure influences on left ventricular mass and geometry in African Americans: The Atherosclerotic Risk In Communities (ARIC) Study
    Ervin Fox
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    Hypertension 44:55-60. 2004
    ..The effect on left ventricular geometry as measured by relative wall thickness supports the theory that there is a pathophysiological component in the mechanism of hypertrophy...
  15. pmc Clinical correlates and heritability of QT interval duration in blacks: the Jackson Heart Study
    Ermeg L Akylbekova
    Jackson State University, Jackson Heart Study, Jackson, Miss, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 2:427-32. 2009
    ..We sought to investigate potential correlates of the QT interval and estimate its heritability in the Jackson Heart Study...
  16. pmc Atherosclerotic vascular disease in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Matthew H Liang
    Department of Medicine, Robert B Brigham Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases Clinical Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 94:813-9. 2002
    ..The study of the best and most effective means to prevent ASVD in SLE and in African Americans with SLE and in African Americans with SLE should be a major priority...