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...