Kevin E Kip

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Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical importance of obesity versus the metabolic syndrome in cardiovascular risk in women: a report from the Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (WISE) study
    Kevin E Kip
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Circulation 109:706-13. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Global inflammation predicts cardiovascular risk in women: a report from the Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (WISE) study
    Kevin E Kip
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am Heart J 150:900-6. 2005
  3. pmc Twenty-year evolution of percutaneous coronary intervention and its impact on clinical outcomes: a report from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute-sponsored, multicenter 1985-1986 PTCA and 1997-2006 Dynamic Registries
    Lakshmi Venkitachalam
    Cardiovascular Institute, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, and Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 2:6-13. 2009
  4. pmc Biogeographic ancestry, self-identified race, and admixture-phenotype associations in the Heart SCORE Study
    Indrani Halder
    Heart and Vascular Institute, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:146-55. 2012
  5. pmc Temporal trends in patient-reported angina at 1 year after percutaneous coronary revascularization in the stent era: a report from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute-sponsored 1997-2006 dynamic registry
    Lakshmi Venkitachalam
    Cardiovascular Institute, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:607-15. 2009
  6. pmc Benefit of long-term dual anti-platelet therapy in patients treated with drug-eluting stents: from the NHLBI dynamic registry
    Suresh R Mulukutla
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Cardiol 111:486-92. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Postoperative infliximab is not associated with an increase in adverse events in Crohn's disease
    Miguel Regueiro
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 200 Lothrop Street, PUH C Wing Mezzanine Level, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 56:3610-5. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome modifies the cardiovascular risk associated with angiographic coronary artery disease in women: a report from the Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation
    Oscar C Marroquin
    Cardiovascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Circulation 109:714-21. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Serum amyloid A as a predictor of coronary artery disease and cardiovascular outcome in women: the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute-Sponsored Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (WISE)
    B Delia Johnson
    Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Parran 127, 130 DeSoto St, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Circulation 109:726-32. 2004
  10. pmc Impact of drug-eluting stents among insulin-treated diabetic patients: a report from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Dynamic Registry
    Suresh R Mulukutla
    Cardiovascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 1:139-47. 2008

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Publications68

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical importance of obesity versus the metabolic syndrome in cardiovascular risk in women: a report from the Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (WISE) study
    Kevin E Kip
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Circulation 109:706-13. 2004
    ..Both are associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD). However, the contribution of obesity to cardiovascular risk, independent of the presence of the metabolic syndrome, remains controversial...
  2. ncbi request reprint Global inflammation predicts cardiovascular risk in women: a report from the Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (WISE) study
    Kevin E Kip
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am Heart J 150:900-6. 2005
    ..However, no studies have collectively evaluated how inflammatory markers cluster empirically and relate to angiographic coronary artery disease and CVD events...
  3. pmc Twenty-year evolution of percutaneous coronary intervention and its impact on clinical outcomes: a report from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute-sponsored, multicenter 1985-1986 PTCA and 1997-2006 Dynamic Registries
    Lakshmi Venkitachalam
    Cardiovascular Institute, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, and Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 2:6-13. 2009
    ..Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) has undergone rapid progress, both in technology and adjunct therapy. However, documentation of long-term temporal trends in relation to contemporary practice is lacking...
  4. pmc Biogeographic ancestry, self-identified race, and admixture-phenotype associations in the Heart SCORE Study
    Indrani Halder
    Heart and Vascular Institute, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:146-55. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Temporal trends in patient-reported angina at 1 year after percutaneous coronary revascularization in the stent era: a report from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute-sponsored 1997-2006 dynamic registry
    Lakshmi Venkitachalam
    Cardiovascular Institute, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:607-15. 2009
    ..Little, however, is known about the temporal impact on patient-reported symptoms and quality of life after PCI...
  6. pmc Benefit of long-term dual anti-platelet therapy in patients treated with drug-eluting stents: from the NHLBI dynamic registry
    Suresh R Mulukutla
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Cardiol 111:486-92. 2013
    ..In conclusion, at 12 and 24 months after DES implantation, continued use of DAPT was associated with lower 4-year risk for death and myocardial infarction...
  7. doi request reprint Postoperative infliximab is not associated with an increase in adverse events in Crohn's disease
    Miguel Regueiro
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 200 Lothrop Street, PUH C Wing Mezzanine Level, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 56:3610-5. 2011
    ..It is not known whether administration of infliximab shortly after resective surgery for Crohn's disease increases postoperative complications...
  8. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome modifies the cardiovascular risk associated with angiographic coronary artery disease in women: a report from the Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation
    Oscar C Marroquin
    Cardiovascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Circulation 109:714-21. 2004
    ..The interrelationship between metabolic status and CAD on cardiovascular risk in women is not known...
  9. ncbi request reprint Serum amyloid A as a predictor of coronary artery disease and cardiovascular outcome in women: the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute-Sponsored Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (WISE)
    B Delia Johnson
    Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Parran 127, 130 DeSoto St, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Circulation 109:726-32. 2004
    ..However, prior studies have yielded inconsistent results, and the independent predictive value of SAA for coronary artery disease (CAD) severity and cardiovascular events remains unclear...
  10. pmc Impact of drug-eluting stents among insulin-treated diabetic patients: a report from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Dynamic Registry
    Suresh R Mulukutla
    Cardiovascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 1:139-47. 2008
    ..This study sought to evaluate the safety and efficacy of drug-eluting stents (DES) compared with bare-metal stents (BMS) in patients with insulin- and noninsulin-treated diabetes...
  11. doi request reprint Crohn's disease activity index does not correlate with endoscopic recurrence one year after ileocolonic resection
    Miguel Regueiro
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center and Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 17:118-26. 2011
    ..We evaluated the extent of agreement between clinical recurrence/remission as defined by the CDAI and endoscopic recurrence 1 year after intestinal resection for Crohn's disease (CD)...
  12. pmc Poor 1-year outcomes after percutaneous coronary interventions in systemic lupus erythematosus: report from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Dynamic Registry
    Kathleen Maksimowicz-McKinnon
    Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3500 Terrace Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 1:201-8. 2008
    ..Although percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is used frequently to treat coronary artery disease in SLE, little is known regarding PCI outcomes immediately after PCI and after discharge...
  13. ncbi request reprint Inflammation, endothelial cell activation, and coronary microvascular dysfunction in women with chest pain and no obstructive coronary artery disease
    Oscar C Marroquin
    Cardiovascular Institute, Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am Heart J 150:109-15. 2005
    ..Markers of inflammation and endothelial cell activation have been found to be elevated in patients with chest pain but without CAD. The relationship between inflammation, endothelial activation, and CFR is not known...
  14. pmc Low prevalence of "ideal cardiovascular health" in a community-based population: the heart strategies concentrating on risk evaluation (Heart SCORE) study
    Claudia Bambs
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Circulation 123:850-7. 2011
    ..The applicability of this construct to community-based populations and the distributions of its components by race and sex have not been reported...
  15. pmc Paclitaxel-eluting versus sirolimus-eluting stents in diabetes mellitus: a report from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Dynamic Registry
    William M Wolf
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 3:42-9. 2010
    ..Accordingly, we compared the safety and efficacy of sirolimus-eluting stents (SES) with paclitaxel-eluting stents (PES) among diabetic patients in a contemporary registry...
  16. pmc Hormone therapy, estrogen metabolism, and risk of breast cancer in the Women's Health Initiative Hormone Therapy Trial
    Rachel H Mackey
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:2022-32. 2012
    ....
  17. pmc Do short-term markers of treatment efficacy predict long-term sequelae of pelvic inflammatory disease?
    Gail M Trautmann
    University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:30.e1-7. 2008
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Vaginal douching and development of bacterial vaginosis among women with normal and abnormal vaginal microflora
    Katherine B Hutchinson
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:671-5. 2007
    ..To evaluate the relationship between douching and bacterial vaginosis (BV) among women with and without prior abnormal vaginal flora...
  19. ncbi request reprint Predictors of significant short-term increases in blood pressure in a community-based population
    Aryan N Aiyer
    The Cardiovascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh, University Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Med 120:960-7. 2007
    ..We aimed to identify predictors of a significant increase in blood pressure over a 1-year period among nonhypertensive, community-dwelling adults...
  20. pmc A comparison of bare-metal and drug-eluting stents for off-label indications
    Oscar C Marroquin
    Cardiovascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:342-52. 2008
    ..Recent reports suggest that off-label use of drug-eluting stents is associated with an increased incidence of adverse events. Whether the use of bare-metal stents would yield different results is unknown...
  21. ncbi request reprint A cluster analysis of bacterial vaginosis-associated microflora and pelvic inflammatory disease
    Roberta B Ness
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:585-90. 2005
    ..77, 95% confidence interval: 1.11, 69.2). When identified by microbial culture, a combination of BV-related microorganisms significantly elevated the risk of acquiring PID...
  22. doi request reprint Black race is associated with digital artery endothelial dysfunction: results from the Heart SCORE study
    Suresh R Mulukutla
    Cardiovascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Eur Heart J 31:2808-15. 2010
    ..Accordingly, we evaluated race-related differences in digital pulse amplitude tonometry (PAT) response to an endothelium-dependent vasodilatory stimulus...
  23. ncbi request reprint Variability of bacterial vaginosis over 6- to 12-month intervals
    Roberta B Ness
    University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Pennsylvania, 15261, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:381-5. 2006
    ..To examine variability in bacterial vaginosis (BV) over 6- to 12-month intervals...
  24. ncbi request reprint Population variations in atherogenic dyslipidemia: A report from the HeartSCORE and IndiaSCORE Studies
    Suresh R Mulukutla
    University of Pittsburgh, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 USA
    J Clin Lipidol 2:410-7. 2008
    ..The contribution of atherogenic dyslipidemia to CVD risk across diverse racial populations is not well established...
  25. pmc Sleep symptoms predict the development of the metabolic syndrome
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep 33:1633-40. 2010
    ..This is the first prospective study to report the association between commonly reported sleep symptoms and the development of the metabolic syndrome, a key CVD risk factor...
  26. doi request reprint Infliximab prevents Crohn's disease recurrence after ileal resection
    Miguel Regueiro
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center and Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Gastroenterology 136:441-50.e1; quiz 716. 2009
    ..Crohn's disease commonly recurs after intestinal resection. We evaluated whether the administration of infliximab after resective intestinal surgery for Crohn's disease reduces postoperative recurrence...
  27. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in coronary artery calcification are not attributed to differences in lipoprotein particle sizes: the Heart Strategies Concentrating on Risk Evaluation (Heart SCORE) Study
    Aryan N Aiyer
    Cardiovascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am Heart J 153:328-34. 2007
    ..As a group, blacks have less coronary artery calcification (CAC) than whites. We evaluated whether racial differences in CAC are explained by differences in lipoprotein levels and particle sizes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Condom use and its association with bacterial vaginosis and bacterial vaginosis-associated vaginal microflora
    Katherine B Hutchinson
    Gynecologic Infection Follow Through GIFT Investigators, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Epidemiology 18:702-8. 2007
    ..Previous studies have been inconsistent with regard to whether condom use is associated with bacterial vaginosis. We evaluated this association using case-crossover analyses...
  29. pmc Acute physiologic effects of secondhand smoke exposure in children
    Deborah R Moss
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3414 5th Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:708-14. 2010
    ..We investigated the hypothesis that exhaled carbon monoxide (eCO), heart rate (HR), and blood pressure (BP) would increase acutely in exposed but not in unexposed children...
  30. pmc Sleep apnea is related to the atherogenic phenotype, lipoprotein subclass B
    Faith S Luyster
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 8:155-61. 2012
    ..We examined the relationship between sleep apnea and LDL subclass B, considering body size...
  31. ncbi request reprint Infliximab dose intensification in Crohn's disease
    Miguel Regueiro
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center and Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 13:1093-9. 2007
    ..The aims of this study were to determine the proportion of CD patients who require dose intensification and factors associated with dose intensification...
  32. doi request reprint Physician assessment of ulcerative colitis activity correlates poorly with endoscopic disease activity
    Miguel Regueiro
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center and Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 17:1008-14. 2011
    ..The aim was to assess the level of agreement between physician's clinical impression of UC disease activity and endoscopic and histologic findings of inflammation...
  33. doi request reprint Clinical and demographic predictors of outcomes in recent onset dilated cardiomyopathy: results of the IMAC (Intervention in Myocarditis and Acute Cardiomyopathy)-2 study
    Dennis M McNamara
    Cardiovascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:1112-8. 2011
    ..We sought to determine clinical and demographic predictors of recovery of left ventricular function for subjects with recent onset cardiomyopathy (ROCM)...
  34. pmc Condom use and the risk of recurrent pelvic inflammatory disease, chronic pelvic pain, or infertility following an episode of pelvic inflammatory disease
    Roberta B Ness
    University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, 130 DeSoto St, A530 Crabtree Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1327-9. 2004
    ..Consistent condom use (about 60% of encounters) at baseline also reduced these risks, after adjustment for confounders, by 30% to 60%. Self-reported persistent and consistent condom use was associated with lower rates of PID sequelae...
  35. ncbi request reprint Douching, pelvic inflammatory disease, and incident gonococcal and chlamydial genital infection in a cohort of high-risk women
    Roberta B Ness
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, Room A530 Crabtree Hall, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:186-95. 2005
    ..These data do not support an association between douching and development of PID or gonococcal/chlamydial genital infection among predominantly young, African-American women...
  36. ncbi request reprint Bacterial vaginosis and risk of pelvic inflammatory disease
    Roberta B Ness
    University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Magee Womens Hospital and Research Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:761-9. 2004
    ..Bacterial vaginosis commonly is found in women with pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), but it is unclear whether bacterial vaginosis leads to incident PID...
  37. ncbi request reprint Impact of age on procedural and 1-year outcome in percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty: a report from the NHLBI Dynamic Registry
    Howard A Cohen
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am Heart J 146:513-9. 2003
    ..As PCI technology evolves and the US population becomes proportionally older, assessment of PCI in older age groups is essential...
  38. ncbi request reprint Early pregnancy lipid concentrations and spontaneous preterm birth
    Janet M Catov
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:610.e1-7. 2007
    ..Women who deliver preterm infants may be at increased risk for cardiovascular disease, perhaps related to dyslipidemia...
  39. pmc Ventricular arrhythmia risk after subarachnoid hemorrhage
    J Michael Frangiskakis
    Cardiovascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, S572 Scaife Hall, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Neurocrit Care 10:287-94. 2009
    ..Our objective was to test the relationships between QTc prolongation, VA, and survival after SAH...
  40. ncbi request reprint Associations of increases in serum creatinine with mortality and length of hospital stay after coronary angiography
    Steven D Weisbord
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Mailstop 111F U, 7E Room 120, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 17:2871-7. 2006
    ..This observation will help guide the post-procedure care of patients who undergo coronary angiography and has important implications for future studies that investigate RCN...
  41. ncbi request reprint Screening children to identify families at increased risk for cardiovascular disease
    Evelyn Cohen Reis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1789-97. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether cardiovascular disease risk-factor assessment in children can identify families who are at increased risk for cardiovascular disease...
  42. ncbi request reprint Risk of early or severe pre-eclampsia related to pre-existing conditions
    Janet M Catov
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 36:412-9. 2007
    ..We estimated the population attributable fractions of severe or early PE associated with pre-existing conditions among nulliparous and multiparous women...
  43. ncbi request reprint Accessing adult smokers in the pediatric setting: What do parents think?
    Deborah Moss
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Academic Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:67-75. 2006
    ..In a heterogeneous sample of parents, strong support exists for pediatricians addressing parental smoking at pediatric office visits. This finding is encouraging for pediatricians who are concerned about negative parental reaction...
  44. ncbi request reprint Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS): a significant contributor to the overall burden of type 2 diabetes in women
    Evelyn O Talbott
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:191-7. 2007
    ..g., PCOS) to the burden of type 2 diabetes in the total population of middle-aged women...
  45. ncbi request reprint Obesity, hormone therapy, estrogen metabolism and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer
    Francesmary Modugno
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 516A Parran Hall, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Int J Cancer 118:1292-301. 2006
    ..Estrogen metabolism differs according to both BMI and HT use, potentially explaining the interaction between BMI and HT in relation to breast cancer risk...
  46. ncbi request reprint Bacterial vaginosis (BV) and the risk of incident gonococcal or chlamydial genital infection in a predominantly black population
    Roberta B Ness
    University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:413-7. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to assess in prospective data whether bacterial vaginosis (BV) is associated with gonococcal/chlamydial cervicitis...
  47. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and age at diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease
    Miguel Regueiro
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center and Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 11:42-7. 2005
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Differential influence of diabetes mellitus on increased jeopardized myocardium after initial angioplasty or bypass surgery: bypass angioplasty revascularization investigation
    Kevin E Kip
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Circulation 105:1914-20. 2002
    ..Importantly, diabetes mellitus may differentially influence long-term survival after PTCA or CABG...
  49. ncbi request reprint What constitutes optimal surgical revascularization? Answers from the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation (BARI)
    Thomas J Vander Salm
    Division of Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655 3304, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:565-72. 2002
    ..The study was done to derive the optimum definition of complete revascularization in coronary artery bypass surgery...
  50. ncbi request reprint Native coronary disease progression exceeds failed revascularization as cause of angina after five years in the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation (BARI)
    Edwin L Alderman
    Cardiovascular Division, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:766-74. 2004
    ..Coronary angiograms obtained five years following revascularization were examined to assess the extent of compromise in myocardial perfusion due to failure of revascularization versus progression of native disease...
  51. ncbi request reprint Coronary bypass graft patency in patients with diabetes in the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation (BARI)
    Leonard Schwartz
    Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Circulation 106:2652-8. 2002
    ..Few studies have compared long-term status of bypass grafts between patients with and without diabetes, and uncertainty exists as to whether diabetes independently predicts poor clinical outcome after CABG...
  52. ncbi request reprint The impact of body mass index on short- and long-term outcomes inpatients undergoing coronary revascularization. Insights from the bypass angioplasty revascularization investigation (BARI)
    Hitinder S Gurm
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:834-40. 2002
    ..We sought to investigate the impact of body mass index (BMI) on short- and long-term outcomes after initial revascularization with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) or coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG)...
  53. ncbi request reprint The effect of coronary artery bypass grafting on specific causes of long-term mortality in the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation
    David R Holmes
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:38-46, 46.e1. 2007
    ..Evaluation of cause of death might help elucidate disease mechanisms and be useful for developing treatment strategies...
  54. ncbi request reprint The economic burden of angina in women with suspected ischemic heart disease: results from the National Institutes of Health--National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute--sponsored Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation
    Leslee J Shaw
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Cedars Sinai Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    Circulation 114:894-904. 2006
    ..Few data exist regarding the type and intensity of resource consumption in women with chest pain after coronary angiography...
  55. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of 6906 patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention in the era of drug-eluting stents: report of the DEScover Registry
    David O Williams
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine Rhode Island Hospital, Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Circulation 114:2154-62. 2006
    ..The DEScover Registry was designed to characterize patients selected for drug-eluting stents (DES) in routine clinical practice and their outcomes in the United States...
  56. pmc Postmenopausal women with a history of irregular menses and elevated androgen measurements at high risk for worsening cardiovascular event-free survival: results from the National Institutes of Health--National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute sponsored W
    Leslee J Shaw
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Cedars Sinai Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:1276-84. 2008
    ..Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) have a greater clustering of cardiac risk factors. However, the link between PCOS and cardiovascular (CV) disease is incompletely described...
  57. ncbi request reprint Risk of T2DM and impaired fasting glucose among PCOS subjects: results of an 8-year follow-up
    Monique Y Boudreaux
    Curr Diab Rep 6:77-83. 2006
    ..4% and 5.8%, respectively (relative risk = 2.3). Obese cases had a fivefold risk of T2DM developing (P < 0.01) compared with age-adjusted obese controls, indicating significant interaction between PCOS and obesity to effect T2DM risk...
  58. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in the percutaneous treatment of chronic total coronary occlusions
    J Dawn Abbott
    Division of Cardiology, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:1691-6. 2006
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Absence of risk factor change in young adults after family heart attack or stroke: the CARDIA Study
    Kevin E Kip
    Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, Department of Mental Health Law and Policy, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612 3807, USA
    Am J Prev Med 22:258-66. 2002
    ..Health behavior theories suggest that occurrence of heart attack or stroke in an immediate family member should increase one's perceived susceptibility to these conditions, which might lead to improved risk factor behavior and control...
  60. ncbi request reprint Completeness of revascularization for multivessel coronary artery disease and its effect on one-year outcome: a report from the NHLBI Dynamic Registry
    Vankeepuram S Srinivas
    Division of Cardiology, Montefiore Medical Center, New York, NY 10461, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 20:373-80. 2007
    ..In conclusion, despite the presence of more unfavorable characteristics, patients undergoing TR demonstrate 1-year outcomes equivalent to those having CR, supporting its continued use in selected patients...
  61. ncbi request reprint Commentary on why national epidemiological estimates of substance abuse by race should not be used to estimate prevalence and need for substance abuse services at community and local levels
    Kevin E Kip
    Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 28:545-56. 2002
    ..We illustrate our recommendation through observations and potential biases (e.g., reporting bias) identified from large-scale epidemiological studies of the prevalence of substance use disorders between Black and White Americans...
  62. ncbi request reprint Frequency of use of complementary and alternative medicine in women with breast cancer
    Cecile A Lengacher
    College of Nursing, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 29:1445-52. 2002
    ..To estimate the frequency of use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies among women diagnosed with breast cancer and to identify demographic and clinical factors associated with CAM use in these patients...
  63. ncbi request reprint Outcomes and complications associated with off-label and untested use of drug-eluting stents
    Nirat Beohar
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill, USA
    JAMA 297:1992-2000. 2007
    ..Limited data exist regarding use of drug-eluting stents outside of approved indications in real-world settings...
  64. ncbi request reprint Vertebral compression fractures: pain reduction and improvement in functional mobility after percutaneous polymethylmethacrylate vertebroplasty retrospective report of 245 cases
    Avery J Evans
    Radiology Associates of Tampa, 511 W Bay St, Suite 301, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
    Radiology 226:366-72. 2003
    ..To describe the immediate outcome of a large cohort of patients who underwent percutaneous polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) vertebroplasty for treatment of one or more vertebral fractures...
  65. ncbi request reprint Crohn's disease: a two-year prospective study of the association between psychological distress and disease activity
    Houssam E Mardini
    University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center, Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 49:492-7. 2004
    ..Levels of depressive symptoms are positively associated with future changes in CDAI. Routine psychological assessment may help to identify patients at higher risk for exacerbation...
  66. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of a risk assessment tool for patients with kidney failure
    Gerri Lamb
    University of Arizona, College of Nursing, Member, Case Manager Solutions, LLC, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Nephrol Nurs J 31:267-70, 276-82. 2004
    ..The results indicate that the ROAD provides a useful tool to identify patients on hemodialysis at risk of poor outcomes...
  67. ncbi request reprint Unrestricted use of drug-eluting stents compared with bare-metal stents in routine clinical practice: findings from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Dynamic Registry
    J Dawn Abbott
    Department of Cardiology, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:2029-36. 2007
    ..We investigated the effectiveness and safety of drug-eluting stents (DES) as used in routine clinical practice...
  68. ncbi request reprint Relief of symptoms, side effects, and psychological distress through use of complementary and alternative medicine in women with breast cancer
    Cecile A Lengacher
    College of Nursing at the University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 33:97-104. 2006
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Research Grants1

  1. Dynamic Evaluation of Coronary Intervention
    Kevin Kip; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We welcome this opportunity. ..