Amanda M Fretts
Affiliation: University of Washington
- Associations of plasma phospholipid and dietary alpha linolenic acid with incident atrial fibrillation in older adults: the Cardiovascular Health StudyAmanda M Fretts
Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
J Am Heart Assoc 2:e003814. 2013..Few studies have examined the relationship of α-linolenic acid (ALA 18:3n-3), an intermediate-chain essential n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid derived from plants and vegetable oils, with incident atrial fibrillation (AF)...
- Modest levels of physical activity are associated with a lower incidence of diabetes in a population with a high rate of obesity: the strong heart family studyAmanda M Fretts
Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
Diabetes Care 35:1743-5. 2012..To examine the association of objectively measured participation in low levels of physical activity with incident type 2 diabetes...
- Associations of processed meat and unprocessed red meat intake with incident diabetes: the Strong Heart Family StudyAmanda M Fretts
Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Am J Clin Nutr 95:752-8. 2012..Whether processed meat is associated with the risk of diabetes in AIs, a rural population with a high intake of processed meat (eg, canned meats in general, referred to as "spam") and a high rate of diabetes, is unknown...
- Physical activity and incident diabetes in American Indians: the Strong Heart StudyAmanda M Fretts
Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1360, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Am J Epidemiol 170:632-9. 2009..This study identifies physical activity as an important determinant of diabetes among American Indians and suggests the need for physical activity outreach programs that target inactive American Indians...
- Plasma phospholipid saturated fatty acids and incident atrial fibrillation: the Cardiovascular Health StudyAmanda M Fretts
Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA A M F, D S S, S R H, E R W
J Am Heart Assoc 3:e000889. 2014..Prior studies suggest that circulating fatty acids may influence the risk of atrial fibrillation (AF), but little is known about the associations of circulating saturated fatty acids with risk of AF...