Matthew S Freiberg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint HIV Infection, Antiretroviral Therapy Initiation and Longitudinal Changes in Biomarkers of Organ Function
    Kaku A So-Armah
    230 McKee Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Curr HIV Res 12:50-9. 2014
  2. pmc Human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis C, and inflammatory biomarkers in individuals with alcohol problems: a cross-sectional study
    Kaku A Armah
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 13:399. 2013
  3. doi request reprint HIV infection and the risk of acute myocardial infarction
    Matthew S Freiberg
    University of Pittsburgh School ofMedicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:614-22. 2013
  4. pmc The association between alcohol consumption and prevalent cardiovascular diseases among HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected men
    Matthew S Freiberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:247-53. 2010
  5. pmc Alcohol consumption, hypertension, and total mortality among women
    Matthew S Freiberg
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:1212-8. 2009
  6. pmc The association between the receipt of lipid lowering therapy and HIV status among veterans who met NCEP/ATP III criteria for the receipt of lipid lowering medication
    Matthew S Freiberg
    University of Pittsburgh, Center for Research on Health Care, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:334-40. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Abdominal aortic aneurysms, increasing infrarenal aortic diameter, and risk of total mortality and incident cardiovascular disease events: 10-year follow-up data from the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Matthew S Freiberg
    University of Pittsburgh, 230 McKee Place, Suite 600, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Circulation 117:1010-7. 2008
  8. doi request reprint BMI vs. waist circumference for identifying vascular risk
    Matthew S Freiberg
    Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:463-9. 2008
  9. pmc The association between hepatitis C infection and prevalent cardiovascular disease among HIV-infected individuals
    Matthew S Freiberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    AIDS 21:193-7. 2007
  10. pmc The risk of incident coronary heart disease among veterans with and without HIV and hepatitis C
    Matthew S Freiberg
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 230 McKee Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:425-32. 2011

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint HIV Infection, Antiretroviral Therapy Initiation and Longitudinal Changes in Biomarkers of Organ Function
    Kaku A So-Armah
    230 McKee Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Curr HIV Res 12:50-9. 2014
    ..These results give insights into underlying mechanisms of increased risk for aging-related chronic diseases in the context of HIV infection. ..
  2. pmc Human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis C, and inflammatory biomarkers in individuals with alcohol problems: a cross-sectional study
    Kaku A Armah
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 13:399. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that 1) detectable HIV/HCV RNA was independently associated with increased inflammation; 2) a composite inflammation measure describes inflammation differently from single inflammatory biomarkers...
  3. doi request reprint HIV infection and the risk of acute myocardial infarction
    Matthew S Freiberg
    University of Pittsburgh School ofMedicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:614-22. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc The association between alcohol consumption and prevalent cardiovascular diseases among HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected men
    Matthew S Freiberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:247-53. 2010
    ..To determine whether alcohol consumption is associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD) among HIV-infected veterans...
  5. pmc Alcohol consumption, hypertension, and total mortality among women
    Matthew S Freiberg
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:1212-8. 2009
    ..Whether moderate alcohol consumption is associated with a reduced risk of total mortality among African-American or hypertensive women is unclear...
  6. pmc The association between the receipt of lipid lowering therapy and HIV status among veterans who met NCEP/ATP III criteria for the receipt of lipid lowering medication
    Matthew S Freiberg
    University of Pittsburgh, Center for Research on Health Care, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:334-40. 2009
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Abdominal aortic aneurysms, increasing infrarenal aortic diameter, and risk of total mortality and incident cardiovascular disease events: 10-year follow-up data from the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Matthew S Freiberg
    University of Pittsburgh, 230 McKee Place, Suite 600, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Circulation 117:1010-7. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint BMI vs. waist circumference for identifying vascular risk
    Matthew S Freiberg
    Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:463-9. 2008
    ..0 and 34.9 kg/m(2). We investigated the relative contributions of BMI and WC toward identifying risk of adverse vascular events in a community-based sample...
  9. pmc The association between hepatitis C infection and prevalent cardiovascular disease among HIV-infected individuals
    Matthew S Freiberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    AIDS 21:193-7. 2007
    ..To examine the association between hepatitis C and prevalent cardiovascular disease (CVD) among HIV-infected individuals...
  10. pmc The risk of incident coronary heart disease among veterans with and without HIV and hepatitis C
    Matthew S Freiberg
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 230 McKee Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:425-32. 2011
    ....
  11. pmc Validating smoking data from the Veteran's Affairs Health Factors dataset, an electronic data source
    Kathleen A McGinnis
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 7180 Highland Drive 151C H, Pittsburgh, PA 15206 4900, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:1233-9. 2011
    ..We assessed smoking data from the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) electronic medical record (EMR) Health Factors dataset...
  12. pmc Risk of heart failure with human immunodeficiency virus in the absence of prior diagnosis of coronary heart disease
    Adeel A Butt
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:737-43. 2011
    ..Whether human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection is a risk factor for heart failure (HF) is not clear. The presence of coronary heart disease and alcohol consumption in this population may confound this association...
  13. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory cytokines and mortality in a cohort of HIV-infected adults with alcohol problems
    Daniel Fuster
    aClinical Addiction Research and Education CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine bDepartment of Biostatistics cData Coordinating Center, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts dDepartment of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health eDivision of General Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania fDepartment of Epidemiology gDepartment of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    AIDS 28:1059-64. 2014
    ..HIV infection leads to chronic inflammation and alterations in levels of inflammatory cytokines. The association between cytokine levels and mortality in HIV infection is not fully understood...
  14. doi request reprint Risk factors for sudden cardiac death in post-menopausal women
    Monica L Bertoia
    Department of Epidemiology, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:2674-82. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the annual incidence rate of sudden cardiac death (SCD) and to identify risk factors for SCD in post-menopausal women...
  15. pmc Duration of lactation and risk factors for maternal cardiovascular disease
    Eleanor Bimla Schwarz
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:974-82. 2009
    ..To examine dose-response relationships between the cumulative number of months women lactated and postmenopausal risk factors for cardiovascular disease...
  16. doi request reprint Therapy for hepatitis C virus infection increases survival of patients with pretreatment anemia
    Arpan Mohanty
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:741-7.e3. 2013
    ..However, among those who are treated for HCV infection, the effect of treatment on mortality is not clear...
  17. pmc Focus on the Heart: Alcohol Consumption, HIV Infection, and Cardiovascular Disease
    Matthew S Freiberg
    Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh, all in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Alcohol Res Health 33:237-46. 2010
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Estimated risks for developing obesity in the Framingham Heart Study
    Ramachandran S Vasan
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute s Framingham Heart Study, Framingham 01702 5803, USA
    Ann Intern Med 143:473-80. 2005
    ..The short- and long-term risks for developing overweight or obesity are unknown...
  19. pmc Abdominal aortic aneurysm events in the women's health initiative: cohort study
    Frank A Lederle
    VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    BMJ 337:a1724. 2008
    ..To assess the association between potential risk factors and subsequent clinically important abdominal aortic aneurysm events (repairs and ruptures) in women...

Research Grants8

  1. Alcohol and Coronary Heart Disease in People with HIV
    Matthew Freiberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Cardiovascular Disease Mechanisms in HIV Infected and Uninfected Veterans
    Matthew Freiberg; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This proposal will improve our understanding of CVD risk among people infected with HIV. (End of Abstract) ..
  3. Cardiovascular Disease Mechanisms in HIV Infected and Uninfected Veterans
    AMY CAROLINE JUSTICE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This proposal will improve our understanding of CVD risk among people infected with HIV. (End of Abstract) ..
  4. Cardiovascular Disease Mechanisms in HIV Infected and Uninfected Veterans
    Matthew Freiberg; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This proposal will improve our understanding of CVD risk among people infected with HIV. (End of Abstract) ..
  5. Cardiovascular Disease Mechanisms in HIV Infected and Uninfected Veterans
    AMY CAROLINE JUSTICE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Cardiovascular Disease Mechanisms in HIV Infected and Uninfected Veterans
    AMY CAROLINE JUSTICE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This proposal will improve our understanding of CVD risk among people infected with HIV. ..