Lewis Kuller

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of smoking on the genetic risk of obesity: the population architecture using genomics and epidemiology study
    Megan D Fesinmeyer
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    BMC Med Genet 14:6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Invited commentary: the 21st century epidemiologist--a need for different training?
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:668-71. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Metformin use among individuals at risk for type 2 diabetes
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 130 North Bellefield Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 12:265-73. 2012
  4. pmc The Women on the Move Through Activity and Nutrition (WOMAN) study: final 48-month results
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:636-43. 2012
  5. pmc Issues in accelerometer methodology: the role of epoch length on estimates of physical activity and relationships with health outcomes in overweight, post-menopausal women
    Kelley Pettee Gabriel
    Division of Epidemiology and Disease Control University of Texas Health Science Center Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:53. 2010
  6. pmc Leptin receptor Gln223Arg polymorphism and breast cancer risk in Nigerian women: a case control study
    Michael N Okobia
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    BMC Cancer 8:338. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Is phenomenology the best approach to health research?
    Lewis Kuller
    Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1109-15. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in atherosclerosis, cardiovascular disease and lipid metabolism
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Curr Opin Lipidol 15:109-13. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Statins and dementia
    Lewis H Kuller
    University of Pittsburgh, GSPH, 130 North Bellefield Avenue, Room 550, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 9:154-61. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint 10-year follow-up of subclinical cardiovascular disease and risk of coronary heart disease in the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:71-8. 2006

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Publications131 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Effects of smoking on the genetic risk of obesity: the population architecture using genomics and epidemiology study
    Megan D Fesinmeyer
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    BMC Med Genet 14:6. 2013
    ..Although smoking behavior is known to affect body mass index (BMI), the potential for smoking to influence genetic associations with BMI is largely unexplored...
  2. doi request reprint Invited commentary: the 21st century epidemiologist--a need for different training?
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:668-71. 2012
    ..The epidemiologist would then become little more than a collector of study subjects and a distributor of the various specimens to the laboratories...
  3. doi request reprint Metformin use among individuals at risk for type 2 diabetes
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 130 North Bellefield Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 12:265-73. 2012
    ..Preventive therapy must begin much earlier than before clinical diagnosis of diabetes and aim to initially lower blood insulin levels or insulin resistance...
  4. pmc The Women on the Move Through Activity and Nutrition (WOMAN) study: final 48-month results
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:636-43. 2012
    ..Long-term maintenance of successful lifestyle changes, weight loss and reduced risk factors is the hurdle for lifestyle interventions attempting to prevent CV and other chronic diseases...
  5. pmc Issues in accelerometer methodology: the role of epoch length on estimates of physical activity and relationships with health outcomes in overweight, post-menopausal women
    Kelley Pettee Gabriel
    Division of Epidemiology and Disease Control University of Texas Health Science Center Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:53. 2010
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  6. pmc Leptin receptor Gln223Arg polymorphism and breast cancer risk in Nigerian women: a case control study
    Michael N Okobia
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    BMC Cancer 8:338. 2008
    ..This study was designed to assess the role of this polymorphism in breast cancer susceptibility in Nigerian women...
  7. ncbi request reprint Is phenomenology the best approach to health research?
    Lewis Kuller
    Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1109-15. 2007
    ..The phenomenological approach alone will improve our descriptions of disease but may not result in reducing disease burden in human populations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in atherosclerosis, cardiovascular disease and lipid metabolism
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Curr Opin Lipidol 15:109-13. 2004
    ..Comparison of risk factors and cardiovascular disease among racial and ethnic groups is a powerful approach to study genetics and lifestyle, or environmental interactions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Statins and dementia
    Lewis H Kuller
    University of Pittsburgh, GSPH, 130 North Bellefield Avenue, Room 550, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 9:154-61. 2007
    ..In spite of negative studies, the possibility remains that statin therapy may reduce risk of dementia and AD. Primary prevention trials are difficult and expensive and will likely not be done in the United States...
  10. ncbi request reprint 10-year follow-up of subclinical cardiovascular disease and risk of coronary heart disease in the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:71-8. 2006
    ..The incidence of coronary heart disease (CHD) is very high among individuals 65 years or older...
  11. pmc Incident coronary artery calcium among postmenopausal women
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
    Atherosclerosis 200:278-85. 2008
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  12. pmc Relationship of hypertension, blood pressure, and blood pressure control with white matter abnormalities in the Women's Health Initiative Memory Study (WHIMS)-MRI trial
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 12:203-12. 2010
    ..The evidence to date supports tight control of BP levels, especially beginning at younger and middle age as a possible and perhaps only way to prevent dementia...
  13. ncbi request reprint Commentary: hazards of studying women: the oestrogen oestrogen/progesterone dilemma
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, GSPH, 130 North Bellefield Avenue, Room 550, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 33:459-60. 2004
  14. ncbi request reprint White matter hyperintensity on cranial magnetic resonance imaging: a predictor of stroke
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 N Bellefield Avenue, Room 550, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Stroke 35:1821-5. 2004
    ..We tested the hypothesis that high WMG > or =2 was a predictor of risk for stroke, independent of other risk factors...
  15. pmc Determinants of vascular dementia in the Cardiovascular Health Cognition Study
    L H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Neurology 64:1548-52. 2005
    ..The authors evaluated 3,375 participants without dementia at the time of MRI in 1991 to 1994 over 5.7 years for incident dementia and type of dementia...
  16. doi request reprint Dementia: is it time for a change in focus?
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 4:S77-84. 2008
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  17. doi request reprint George W. Comstock and noninvasive imaging, 1950s-style
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:712-4. 2008
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevention research strategies
    Lewis H Kuller
    Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, GSPH, 130 North Bellefield Ave, Room 550, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Nutr Rev 64:S2-8. 2006
    ..New risk factors and diseases evolve from the upper to lower social classes, while preventive therapies evolve from the upper to lower education groups...
  19. ncbi request reprint Nutrition, lipids, and cardiovascular disease
    Lewis H Kuller
    University of Pittsburgh, GSPH, 130 North Bellefield Avenue, Room 550, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Nutr Rev 64:S15-26. 2006
    ..Careful monitoring of the evolving epidemic of CHD, including noninvasive evaluation of atherosclerosis, is important. A high-risk approach is very successful but expensive...
  20. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle intervention and coronary heart disease risk factor changes over 18 months in postmenopausal women: the Women On the Move through Activity and Nutrition (WOMAN study) clinical trial
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:962-74. 2006
    ..In this paper, we present the results of changes in risk factors by use of hormone therapy (HT) at 18 months in the Women On the Move through Activity and Nutrition (WOMAN) randomized trial...
  21. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy and risk of cardiovascular disease: implications of the results of the Women's Health Initiative
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, GSPH, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 23:11-6. 2003
    ..The increased risk of CHD and stroke with E+P therapy may be attributable to rise in VLDL triglycerides and thrombosis...
  22. doi request reprint Clinical implications of the BARI 2D and COURAGE trials of coronary artery disease
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 21:391-6. 2010
    ..It will be important but difficult to translate the results of the trials to community practice under the current health care system...
  23. ncbi request reprint White matter grade and ventricular volume on brain MRI as markers of longevity in the cardiovascular health study
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, 130 N Bellefield Ave, Rm 550, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
    Neurobiol Aging 28:1307-15. 2007
    ..Low WMG and VG on MRI is a powerful determinant of long-term survival among older individuals...
  24. ncbi request reprint Dementia epidemiology research: it is time to modify the focus of research
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:1314-8. 2006
    ..Primary prevention trials for vascular disease should include a dementia component. Most, if not all, studies should include newer imaging studies...
  25. pmc Dementia and Alzheimer's disease: a new direction.The 2010 Jay L. Foster Memorial Lecture
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 7:540-50. 2011
    ..The modern era of Alzheimer's disease (AD) research began in the early 1980s with the establishment of AD research centers and expanded research programs at the National Institute on Aging...
  26. ncbi request reprint Can we learn more about the etiology of cardiovascular disease?
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 North Bellefield Avenue, Room 550, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:79-81. 2007
  27. pmc Does Ginkgo biloba reduce the risk of cardiovascular events?
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 N Bellefield Ave, Room 550, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:41-7. 2010
    ..Cardiovascular disease (CVD) was a preplanned secondary outcome of the Ginkgo Evaluation of Memory Study. The trial previously reported that Ginkgo biloba had no effect on the primary outcome, incident dementia...
  28. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease is preventable among women
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 North Bellefield Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 8:175-87. 2010
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  29. pmc Lipoprotein particles, insulin, adiponectin, C-reactive protein and risk of coronary heart disease among men with metabolic syndrome
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
    Atherosclerosis 195:122-8. 2007
    ..Number of HDL particles, especially medium-sized HDL particles and WBC count were independent predictors of CHD death among men with MetSyn...
  30. ncbi request reprint A community-based study of postmenopausal white women with back and leg pain: health status and limitations in physical activity
    Molly T Vogt
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M544-50. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of lower back pain and associated leg pain/numbness in postmenopausal Caucasian women and the relationship of these symptoms to health status and function...
  31. ncbi request reprint Relationship of adiposity to subclinical atherosclerosis in obese patients with type 2 diabetes
    Refaat A F Hegazi
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obes Res 11:1597-605. 2003
    ..This study was designed to examine the relationship between obesity and regional patterns of adiposity, insulin resistance, and five independent measures of subclinical atherosclerosis...
  32. pmc Epidemiology of cytokines: the Women On the Move through Activity and Nutrition (WOMAN) Study
    Eric Wong
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:443-53. 2008
    ..The results suggest that a wide panel of cytokines may be measured simultaneously from one sample. There is large unexplained variability in cytokine levels that is probably due to genetic-environmental associations...
  33. ncbi request reprint Case-control study of risk factors for breast cancer in Nigerian women
    Michael Okobia
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:2179-85. 2006
    ..The findings from this study have shown that sociodemographic characteristics, reproductive variables and anthropometric measures are significant predictors of breast cancer risk in Nigerian women...
  34. pmc Ginkgo biloba for prevention of dementia: a randomized controlled trial
    Steven T DeKosky
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    JAMA 300:2253-62. 2008
    ..Ginkgo biloba is widely used for its potential effects on memory and cognition. To date, adequately powered clinical trials testing the effect of G. biloba on dementia incidence are lacking...
  35. ncbi request reprint A dietary and exercise intervention slows menopause-associated progression of subclinical atherosclerosis as measured by intima-media thickness of the carotid arteries
    Rachel P Wildman
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:579-85. 2004
    ..The object of this study was to assess the effects of menopause and a diet/exercise intervention on subclinical atherosclerosis progression...
  36. pmc Ginkgo biloba for preventing cognitive decline in older adults: a randomized trial
    Beth E Snitz
    Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    JAMA 302:2663-70. 2009
    ..The herbal product Ginkgo biloba is taken frequently with the intention of improving cognitive health in aging. However, evidence from adequately powered clinical trials is lacking regarding its effect on long-term cognitive functioning...
  37. pmc Do carotid artery diameters manifest early evidence of atherosclerosis in women with rheumatoid arthritis?
    Laura L Schott
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:21-9. 2009
    ..We take a unique approach by evaluating lumen and interadventitial diameters in addition to intima-media thickness and plaque...
  38. ncbi request reprint Incidence and prevalence of dementia in the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Annette L Fitzpatrick
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:195-204. 2004
    ..To estimate the incidence and prevalence of dementia, Alzheimer's disease (AD), and vascular dementia (VaD) in the Cardiovascular Health Study (CHS) cohort...
  39. pmc Higher liver fat content among Japanese in Japan compared with non-Hispanic whites in the United States
    Koichiro Azuma
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Metabolism 58:1200-7. 2009
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Anthropometry and breast cancer risk in Nigerian women
    Michael N Okobia
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Breast J 12:462-6. 2006
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors associated with enlarged diameter of the abdominal aortic and iliac arteries in healthy women
    Ami S Patel
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 127 Parran Hall, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Atherosclerosis 178:311-7. 2005
    ..Women at mid-life should continue to be targeted for weight interventions to reduce their risk for more serious cardiovascular complications...
  42. pmc Effects of diet and physical activity interventions on weight loss and cardiometabolic risk factors in severely obese adults: a randomized trial
    Bret H Goodpaster
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, MUH N810, 3459 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    JAMA 304:1795-802. 2010
    ....
  43. pmc Marine-derived n-3 fatty acids and atherosclerosis in Japanese, Japanese-American, and white men: a cross-sectional study
    Akira Sekikawa
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:417-24. 2008
    ..We sought to examine whether marine-derived n-3 fatty acids are associated with less atherosclerosis in Japanese versus white populations in the U.S...
  44. pmc Association of serum n-6 and n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids with lipids in 3 populations of middle-aged men
    Kenneth R Motoyama
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:49-55. 2009
    ..The association of serum polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) with lipids in different populations is not known...
  45. pmc Change in cardiovascular risk factors with progression of kidney disease
    Linda F Fried
    Renal Section, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Am J Nephrol 29:334-41. 2009
    ..We evaluated the change in lipids, inflammatory and procoagulant biomarkers with decline in kidney function in a nested case-cohort study in the Cardiovascular Health Study, a community-based study of adults aged >65 years...
  46. ncbi request reprint Mortality and cardiac and vascular outcomes in extremely obese women
    Kathleen McTigue
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    JAMA 296:79-86. 2006
    ..9); obesity 2 (35-39.9); and extreme obesity (> or =40). Extreme obesity is increasing particularly rapidly in the United States, yet its health risks are not well characterized...
  47. ncbi request reprint Elevated pulse wave velocity increases the odds of coronary calcification in overweight postmenopausal women
    Lakshmi Venkitachalam
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Hypertens 20:469-75. 2007
    ..Our aim is to evaluate the association between both these measures of arterial stiffness and coronary calcification (CAC), in overweight/obese postmenopausal women, without apparent cardiovascular disease...
  48. pmc Brain structure and obesity
    Cyrus A Raji
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 31:353-64. 2010
    ..Higher BMI was associated with lower brain volumes in overweight and obese elderly subjects. Obesity is therefore associated with detectable brain volume deficits in cognitively normal elderly subjects...
  49. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of dementia in the cardiovascular health cognition study
    Oscar L Lopez
    Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15261, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 22:1-12. 2003
    ..To describe a methodology to evaluate dementia and frequency of different types of dementia and prevalence of the Cardiovascular Health Study (CHS)...
  50. pmc Optimism, cynical hostility, and incident coronary heart disease and mortality in the Women's Health Initiative
    Hilary A Tindle
    University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Circulation 120:656-62. 2009
    ..Trait optimism (positive future expectations) and cynical, hostile attitudes toward others have not been studied together in relation to incident coronary heart disease (CHD) and mortality in postmenopausal women...
  51. doi request reprint Progression of carotid intima-media thickness and plaque in women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Trina Thompson
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 58:835-42. 2008
    ....
  52. pmc Neighborhood and weight-related health behaviors in the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) study
    Tiffany L Gary-Webb
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:312. 2010
    ..This study aims to conduct a multi-level analysis to examine the relationship between neighborhood SES and weight-related health behaviors...
  53. pmc Hydroxychloroquine and glycemia in women with rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus
    Sara Kaprove Penn
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of Pittsburgh, School of Nursing, 440 Victoria Street, Room 453B, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:1136-42. 2010
    ....
  54. pmc Prevalence of hearing loss in Black and White elders: results of the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Sheila R Pratt
    Department of Communication Science and Disorders, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 52:973-89. 2009
    ..Participant smoking, income, education, and cardiovascular disease histories were obtained from the CHS database and were included as factors...
  55. pmc Usefulness of baseline lipids and C-reactive protein in women receiving menopausal hormone therapy as predictors of treatment-related coronary events
    Paul F Bray
    Cardeza Foundation for Hematologic Research and Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:1599-1605. 2008
    ..However, women with favorable lipid levels, especially LDL/HDL cholesterol ratio <2.5, did not have increased risk of coronary heart disease with CEE with or without MPA irrespective of hs-CRP...
  56. pmc Trajectory of cognitive decline as a predictor of psychosis in early Alzheimer disease in the cardiovascular health study
    James E Emanuel
    Departments of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:160-8. 2011
    ..To compare the trajectories of cognitive decline between groups with, and without, the later development of psychotic symptoms during Alzheimer disease (AD) or mild cognitive impairment (MCI)...
  57. pmc Depressed mood is not a risk factor for incident dementia in a community-based cohort
    James T Becker
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 3501 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:653-63. 2009
    ..To determine the relationship between depressed mood and the development of Alzheimer disease in cognitively normal individuals...
  58. ncbi request reprint Low-fat dietary pattern and risk of colorectal cancer: the Women's Health Initiative Randomized Controlled Dietary Modification Trial
    Shirley A A Beresford
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7236, USA
    JAMA 295:643-54. 2006
    ..Observational studies and polyp recurrence trials are not conclusive regarding the effects of a low-fat dietary pattern on risk of colorectal cancer, necessitating a primary prevention trial...
  59. pmc Midlife and late-life obesity and the risk of dementia: cardiovascular health study
    Annette L Fitzpatrick
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Collaborative Health Studies Coordinating Center, Seattle, 98115, USA
    Arch Neurol 66:336-42. 2009
    ..While high adiposity in middle age appears to be related to greater dementia risk, studies exploring this association in the elderly are conflicting...
  60. ncbi request reprint Comparison of risk factors for vascular disease in the carotid artery and aorta in women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Faith Selzer
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 50:151-9. 2004
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Hyperuricemia and incidence of hypertension among men without metabolic syndrome
    Eswar Krishnan
    School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Hypertension 49:298-303. 2007
    ..09; 95% CI: 1.02 to 1.17). We conclude that the hyperuricemia-hypertension risk relationship is present among normotensive middle-aged men without diabetes/glucose intolerance or metabolic syndrome...
  62. pmc Gain in adiposity across 15 years is associated with reduced gray matter volume in healthy women
    Isabella Soreca
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:485-90. 2009
    ..Cross-sectional results indicate that reduced GMV may be associated with excess body weight...
  63. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and classification of mild cognitive impairment in the Cardiovascular Health Study Cognition Study: part 1
    Oscar L Lopez
    Departments of Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Neurol 60:1385-9. 2003
    ..To examine the prevalence of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and its diagnostic classification in the Cardiovascular Health Study (CHS) Cognition Study...
  64. pmc Premenopausal risk factors for coronary and aortic calcification: a 20-year follow-up in the healthy women study
    Karen A Matthews
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Psychiatry, Epidemiology and Psychology, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prev Med 45:302-8. 2007
    ..It is important to understand the early development of subclinical cardiovascular disease (CVD) in women to prevent costly morbidity and mortality associated with CVD events...
  65. ncbi request reprint Optimistic attitudes protect against progression of carotid atherosclerosis in healthy middle-aged women
    Karen A Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:640-4. 2004
    ..We evaluated whether pessimists are more likely to show progression in carotid disease than optimists...
  66. ncbi request reprint It is never too late: change in physical activity fosters change in cardiovascular risk factors in middle-aged women
    Jane F Owens
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prev Cardiol 6:22-8. 2003
    ..Thus, for middle-aged women going through the menopausal transition, it is never too late to reduce their cardiovascular risk by increasing their activity level...
  67. ncbi request reprint Hormone therapy and age-related macular degeneration: the Women's Health Initiative Sight Exam Study
    Mary N Haan
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, 611 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:988-92. 2006
    ..To determine the effectiveness of treatment with conjugated equine estrogens (CEE) or with CEE combined with progestin (CEE + P) on age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  68. pmc World Health Organization-defined metabolic syndrome is a better predictor of coronary calcium than the adult treatment panel III criteria in American men aged 40-49 years
    Tomoko Takamiya
    University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, 130 N Bellefield Ave, Bellefiled Bldg, Room 405, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2977-9. 2004
  69. pmc Association between depression and coronary artery calcification in women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Carol M Greco
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:576-81. 2009
    ..To determine the associations between depression, cardiovascular risk factors and coronary artery calcification (CAC) in women with SLE and controls...
  70. pmc The determinants of plasma plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 levels differ for American and Japanese men aged 40-49
    Tomoko Takamiya
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, PA, United States
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 72:176-82. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to compare PAI-1 levels between Americans and the Japanese in the post-war generation and to elucidate the determinants of the PAI-1 levels...
  71. ncbi request reprint The relationship between physical activity and lipoprotein subclasses in postmenopausal women: the influence of hormone therapy
    Kelley K Pettee
    Department of Epidemiology, Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Menopause 14:115-22. 2007
    ..This study's objective was to determine if the association between physical activity and lipids and lipoprotein subclasses in postmenopausal women varies by hormone therapy (HT) use...
  72. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for mild cognitive impairment in the Cardiovascular Health Study Cognition Study: part 2
    Oscar L Lopez
    Departments of Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Neurol 60:1394-9. 2003
    ..To examine the risk factors for mild cognitive impairment (MCI) in a longitudinal population study-the Cardiovascular Health Study Cognition Study...
  73. ncbi request reprint The chronic inflammatory hypothesis for the morbidity associated with morbid obesity: implications and effects of weight loss
    Daniel R Cottam
    Department of Surgery, The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Obes Surg 14:589-600. 2004
    ..Recently, there has been intense interest in the role of inflammation in obesity. Using the inflammatory hypothesis, many of the mechanisms by which co-morbid conditions are associated with obesity are being elucidated...
  74. pmc Effect of laparoscopic Roux-en Y gastric bypass on type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Philip R Schauer
    Departments of Surgery, University of Pittsburg, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Ann Surg 238:467-84; discussion 84-5. 2003
    ..To evaluate pre- and postoperative clinical parameters associated with improvement of diabetes up to 4 years after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGBP) in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)...
  75. ncbi request reprint Cytochrome P4501A1 genetic polymorphisms and breast cancer risk in Nigerian women
    Michael Okobia
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Room A521, Crabtree Hall, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 94:285-93. 2005
    ....
  76. ncbi request reprint Postbariatric surgery deaths, which fall under the jurisdiction of the coroner
    Bennet I Omalu
    Allegheny County Coroner s Office, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 25:237-42. 2004
    ..The majority of decedents were white females who remained morbidly obese after bariatric surgery. Only 2 decedents died of direct inadvertent/accidental surgical complications...
  77. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, APOE genotype, and dementia risk: findings from the Cardiovascular Health Cognition Study
    Laura Jean Podewils
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:639-51. 2005
    ..A similar pattern was observed for Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia. Mechanisms to explain the observed relations deserve further study...
  78. pmc Inflammatory and coagulation biomarkers and mortality in patients with HIV infection
    Lewis H Kuller
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    PLoS Med 5:e203. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that increased HIV-RNA levels following ART interruption induced activation of tissue factor pathways, thrombosis, and fibrinolysis...
  79. pmc Difference in carotid intima-media thickness between Korean and Japanese men
    Jina Choo
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:310-5. 2008
    ..We aimed to evaluate levels of carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) and coronary risk factors in Korean and Japanese men in the post-World War II birth cohort...
  80. doi request reprint Weight regain and health-related quality of life in postmenopausal women
    David J Yankura
    School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2259-65. 2008
    ..Further study is needed to investigate the impact of a decline in mental health and social functioning on future weight regain...
  81. ncbi request reprint Correlates of aortic stiffness in elderly individuals: a subgroup of the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Rachel H Mackey
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Hypertens 15:16-23. 2002
    ..Arterial stiffness has been associated with aging, hypertension, and diabetes; however, little data has been published examining risk factors associated with arterial stiffness in elderly individuals...
  82. pmc Associations of D-dimer and von Willebrand factor with atherosclerosis in Japanese and white men
    Ryoko W Azuma
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Acta Cardiol 65:449-56. 2010
    ..S.). We examined whether the differences in D-dimer and vWF levels are associated with differences in atherosclerosis between the two populations...
  83. pmc Health characteristics of postmenopausal women with breast implants
    J Peter Rubin
    Division of Plastic Surgery and Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:799-810. 2010
    ..Long-term health characteristics and quality of life in patients with breast implants are important issues in plastic surgery...
  84. ncbi request reprint Elevated prostate-specific antigen levels up to 25 years prior to death from prostate cancer
    Lewis H Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:373-7. 2004
    ....
  85. pmc One-year weight losses in the Look AHEAD study: factors associated with success
    Thomas A Wadden
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:713-22. 2009
    ..The lifestyle intervention was clinically effective in all subsets of an ethnically and demographically diverse population...
  86. 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...
  87. 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...
  88. pmc Basal forebrain atrophy is a presymptomatic marker for Alzheimer's disease
    Andrew M Hall
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 4:271-9. 2008
    ....
  89. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory and prothrombotic markers and the progression of renal disease in elderly individuals
    Linda Fried
    Renal Section, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, University Drive C, Mailstop 111F U, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:3184-91. 2004
    ..Inflammatory and prothrombotic markers are predictors for a change in kidney function in elderly individuals. Interventions that reduce inflammation might confer significant cardiovascular and renal benefits...
  90. ncbi request reprint Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy of lipoproteins and risk of coronary heart disease in the cardiovascular health study
    Lewis Kuller
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA kuller pitt edu
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 22:1175-80. 2002
    ..Relationships between incident cardiovascular disease and lipoprotein subclass measurements by nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy were evaluated in the Cardiovascular Health Study (CHS) in a nested case-cohort analysis...
  91. ncbi request reprint Common promoter polymorphisms of inflammation and thrombosis genes and longevity in older adults: the cardiovascular health study
    Alexander P Reiner
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Atherosclerosis 181:175-83. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that modulators of fibrinolytic activity may have a generalized influence on aging, and merit further investigation in studies of genetic determinants of human longevity...
  92. ncbi request reprint Geographic variations in stroke incidence and mortality among older populations in four US communities
    Aiman El-Saed
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 N Bellefield Ave, Rm 405, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Stroke 37:1975-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare stroke incidence and mortality rates in 4 US communities...
  93. ncbi request reprint Relationship of visceral adipose tissue to recurrence of adenomatous polyps
    David A Sass
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:687-93. 2004
    ..The aim of this investigation was to determine whether VAT is associated with recurrence of adenomatous polyps, the precursor to colorectal cancer...
  94. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and functional status in community-dwelling older women: a 14-year prospective study
    Jennifer S Brach
    Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, 6035 Forbes Tower, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:2565-71. 2003
    ..Short-term prospective studies have shown physical activity to be related to functional status. To our knowledge, the association between physical activity levels and functional status over a longer period has not been established...
  95. pmc Correlates of sexual satisfaction among sexually active postmenopausal women in the Women's Health Initiative-Observational Study
    Jennifer S McCall-Hosenfeld
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of General Internal Medicine, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:2000-9. 2008
    ..Satisfaction with sexual activity is important for health-related quality of life, but little is known about the sexual health of postmenopausal women...
  96. pmc Incidence of fractures compared to cardiovascular disease and breast cancer: the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study
    J A Cauley
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Osteoporos Int 19:1717-23. 2008
    ..The projected number of fractures was similar to or exceeded the combined number of cardiovascular events and breast cancers. Osteoporosis prevention efforts should target women of all ethnicities...
  97. ncbi request reprint CFH, ELOVL4, PLEKHA1 and LOC387715 genes and susceptibility to age-related maculopathy: AREDS and CHS cohorts and meta-analyses
    Yvette P Conley
    Department of Health Promotion and Development, School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, The Eye and Ear Institute Building, 203 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 15:3206-18. 2006
    ..This study provides additional support for the CFH and LOC387715 genes in ARM susceptibility via the evaluation of cohorts that had different ascertainment schemes regarding ARM status and through the meta-analyses...
  98. pmc Attitudes and cardiovascular disease
    Hilary Tindle
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 230 McKee Place, Suite 600, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Maturitas 67:108-13. 2010
    ..This overview focuses on attitudes and CVD, but has broader implications for understanding how psychological factors relate to chronic diseases of adulthood...
  99. pmc Subclinical coronary atherosclerosis, HIV infection and antiretroviral therapy: Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study
    Lawrence A Kingsley
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    AIDS 22:1589-99. 2008
    ..To evaluate the association of HIV infection and cumulative exposure to highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) with the presence and extent of coronary artery calcification (CAC)...
  100. ncbi request reprint Association of carotid artery intima-media thickness, plaques, and C-reactive protein with future cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Jie J Cao
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Dr, MSC 1061, Bldg 10, Room B1D 416, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Circulation 116:32-8. 2007
    ..We investigated the relationship between carotid atherosclerosis and CRP and their joint roles in CVD prediction...
  101. ncbi request reprint Association of total insulin-like growth factor-I, insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1 (IGFBP-1), and IGFBP-3 levels with incident coronary events and ischemic stroke
    Robert C Kaplan
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA, and Department of Medicine, Lady Davis Research Institute of Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:1319-25. 2007
    ..Prior observational studies have demonstrated that the GH/IGF axis is associated with cardiovascular disease. However, this association has not been extensively studied among older adults...

Research Grants29

  1. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN WOMEN
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..They further note that the identification of early and modifiable risk factors for subclinical disease should lead to prevention or reduction of clinical cardiovascular disease among postmenopausal women. ..
  2. REDUCTION OF TRIGLYCERIDES IN WOMEN ON HRT
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..NMR spectroscopy of lipoproteins, inflammatory markers, and estrogen metabolites will also be evaluated. Therefore, the primary goal of this trial is the modification of measures of subclinical disease among HRT users. ..
  3. REDUCTION OF TRIGLYCERIDES IN WOMEN ON HRT
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..NMR spectroscopy of lipoproteins, inflammatory markers, and estrogen metabolites will also be evaluated. Therefore, the primary goal of this trial is the modification of measures of subclinical disease among HRT users. ..
  4. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN WOMEN
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The HWS follow up provides a unique opportunity to study the development of new coronary Ca and progression of coronary Ca and relationship to both pre- and postmenopausal risk factors. ..
  5. REDUCTION OF TRIGLYCERIDES IN WOMEN ON HRT
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..NMR spectroscopy of lipoproteins, inflammatory markers, and estrogen metabolites will also be evaluated. Therefore, the primary goal of this trial is the modification of measures of subclinical disease among HRT users. ..
  6. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN WOMEN
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The HWS follow up provides a unique opportunity to study the development of new coronary Ca and progression of coronary Ca and relationship to both pre- and postmenopausal risk factors. ..
  7. REDUCTION OF TRIGLYCERIDES IN WOMEN ON HRT
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..NMR spectroscopy of lipoproteins, inflammatory markers, and estrogen metabolites will also be evaluated. Therefore, the primary goal of this trial is the modification of measures of subclinical disease among HRT users. ..
  8. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN WOMEN
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The HWS follow up provides a unique opportunity to study the development of new coronary Ca and progression of coronary Ca and relationship to both pre- and postmenopausal risk factors. ..
  9. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN WOMEN
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The HWS follow up provides a unique opportunity to study the development of new coronary Ca and progression of coronary Ca and relationship to both pre- and postmenopausal risk factors. ..
  10. REDUCTION OF TRIGLYCERIDES IN WOMEN ON HRT
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  11. REDUCTION OF TRIGLYCERIDES IN WOMEN ON HRT
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Women (Healthy Women Study)
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  13. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN WOMEN
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..They further note that the identification of early and modifiable risk factors for subclinical disease should lead to prevention or reduction of clinical cardiovascular disease among postmenopausal women. ..
  14. REDUCTION OF TRIGLYCERIDES IN WOMEN ON HRT
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..NMR spectroscopy of lipoproteins, inflammatory markers, and estrogen metabolites will also be evaluated. Therefore, the primary goal of this trial is the modification of measures of subclinical disease among HRT users. ..
  15. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN WOMEN
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..They further note that the identification of early and modifiable risk factors for subclinical disease should lead to prevention or reduction of clinical cardiovascular disease among postmenopausal women. ..
  16. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN WOMEN
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..They further note that the identification of early and modifiable risk factors for subclinical disease should lead to prevention or reduction of clinical cardiovascular disease among postmenopausal women. ..
  17. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN WOMEN
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..They state that it has become the cornerstone of a major research effort in women's health...
  18. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN WOMEN
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ....
  19. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN WOMEN
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..They state that it has become the cornerstone of a major research effort in women's health...
  20. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN WOMEN
    Lewis Kuller; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..They state that it has become the cornerstone of a major research effort in women's health...
  21. Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Women (Healthy Women Study)
    Karen A Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....