Deborah A Levine

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Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Functional disability and cognitive impairment after hospitalization for myocardial infarction and stroke
    Deborah A Levine
    From the Department of Internal Medicine D A L, K M L, M A M R, T J I and the Department of Neurology and the Stroke Program D A L, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor, MI D A L, K M L, T J I Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences D S D and Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle C L H and Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor K M L, T J I
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 7:863-71. 2014
  2. pmc Smoking and mortality in stroke survivors: can we eliminate the paradox?
    Deborah A Levine
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan HSR and D Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:1282-90. 2014
  3. pmc Impact of gender and blood pressure on poststroke cognitive decline among older Latinos
    Deborah A Levine
    Division of General Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, and Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor, Michigan The Stroke ProgramUniversity of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:1038-45. 2013
  4. pmc Recent trends in cost-related medication nonadherence among stroke survivors in the United States
    Deborah A Levine
    Division of General Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Neurol 73:180-8. 2013
  5. pmc Recruitment activities for a nationwide, population-based, group-randomized trial: the VA MI-Plus study
    Ellen Funkhouser
    VA Research Enhancement Award Program REAP, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Implement Sci 6:105. 2011
  6. pmc Multiple uncontrolled conditions and blood pressure medication intensification: an observational study
    Amanda H Salanitro
    VA National Quality Scholars Program, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Implement Sci 5:55. 2010
  7. pmc Vascular cognitive impairment: disease mechanisms and therapeutic implications
    Deborah A Levine
    Division of General Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, and Ann Arbor VA Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Neurotherapeutics 8:361-73. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Improving care after myocardial infarction using a 2-year internet-delivered intervention: the Department of Veterans Affairs myocardial infarction-plus cluster-randomized trial
    Deborah A Levine
    Department of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:1910-7. 2011
  9. pmc Moderate waist circumference and hypertension prevalence: the REGARDS Study
    Deborah A Levine
    VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, and Departments of Medicine and Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Hypertens 24:482-8. 2011
  10. pmc Geographic and demographic variability in 20-year hypertension incidence: the CARDIA study
    Deborah A Levine
    Ann Arbor VA Healthcare System, Departments of Medicine and Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich 48109, USA
    Hypertension 57:39-47. 2011

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Publications20

  1. pmc Functional disability and cognitive impairment after hospitalization for myocardial infarction and stroke
    Deborah A Levine
    From the Department of Internal Medicine D A L, K M L, M A M R, T J I and the Department of Neurology and the Stroke Program D A L, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor, MI D A L, K M L, T J I Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences D S D and Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle C L H and Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor K M L, T J I
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 7:863-71. 2014
    ..We assessed the acute and long-term effect of myocardial infarction (MI) and stroke on postevent functional disability and cognition while controlling for survivors' changes in functioning over the years before the event...
  2. pmc Smoking and mortality in stroke survivors: can we eliminate the paradox?
    Deborah A Levine
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan HSR and D Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:1282-90. 2014
    ..Therefore, we compared all-cause, cardiovascular disease (CVD), and cancer mortality by cigarette smoking status among stroke survivors using methods to account for index event bias...
  3. pmc Impact of gender and blood pressure on poststroke cognitive decline among older Latinos
    Deborah A Levine
    Division of General Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, and Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor, Michigan The Stroke ProgramUniversity of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:1038-45. 2013
    ..We assessed PSCD stratified on gender in older Mexican Americans and explored the influence of pre- and poststroke systolic BP on PSCD...
  4. pmc Recent trends in cost-related medication nonadherence among stroke survivors in the United States
    Deborah A Levine
    Division of General Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Neurol 73:180-8. 2013
    ..We assessed changes in cost-related nonadherence to medication (CRN) before and after the implementation of Medicare Part D in 2006...
  5. pmc Recruitment activities for a nationwide, population-based, group-randomized trial: the VA MI-Plus study
    Ellen Funkhouser
    VA Research Enhancement Award Program REAP, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Implement Sci 6:105. 2011
    ..We describe the recruitment and enrollment of such a trial testing a clinician-directed, Internet-delivered intervention for improving the care of postmyocardial infarction patients with multiple comorbidities...
  6. pmc Multiple uncontrolled conditions and blood pressure medication intensification: an observational study
    Amanda H Salanitro
    VA National Quality Scholars Program, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Implement Sci 5:55. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that multiple uncontrolled cardiovascular risk factors would decrease blood pressure (BP) medication intensification among uncontrolled hypertensive patients...
  7. pmc Vascular cognitive impairment: disease mechanisms and therapeutic implications
    Deborah A Levine
    Division of General Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, and Ann Arbor VA Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Neurotherapeutics 8:361-73. 2011
    ..Given its growing health, social, and economic burden, the prevention and treatment of VCI are critical priorities for clinical care and research...
  8. doi request reprint Improving care after myocardial infarction using a 2-year internet-delivered intervention: the Department of Veterans Affairs myocardial infarction-plus cluster-randomized trial
    Deborah A Levine
    Department of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:1910-7. 2011
    ..We sought to evaluate a provider-directed, Internet-delivered intervention to improve cardiovascular management for post-MI outpatients...
  9. pmc Moderate waist circumference and hypertension prevalence: the REGARDS Study
    Deborah A Levine
    VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, and Departments of Medicine and Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Hypertens 24:482-8. 2011
    ..Less is known about moderate WC (women: 80-88 cm; men: 94-102 cm). Therefore, we examined the association between moderate WC and hypertension prevalence, independent of body mass index (BMI)...
  10. pmc Geographic and demographic variability in 20-year hypertension incidence: the CARDIA study
    Deborah A Levine
    Ann Arbor VA Healthcare System, Departments of Medicine and Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich 48109, USA
    Hypertension 57:39-47. 2011
    ..Independent of geography, blacks, especially women, are at markedly higher risk of hypertension. Hypertension incidence may contribute to geographic and racial differences in cardiovascular disease mortality, including stroke...
  11. pmc Does socioeconomic status or acculturation modify the association between ethnicity and hypertension treatment before stroke?
    Deborah A Levine
    From the Division of General Medicine and HSR and D Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI D A L, K M L and Stroke Program D A L, L B M, L E S, M A S, L D L, Department of Epidemiology L B M, L D L, Institute for Social Research K M L, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
    Stroke 44:3243-5. 2013
    ..We assessed prestroke treatment of hypertension by ethnicity, education (proxy for socioeconomic status), and English proficiency (EP; proxy for acculturation) in a population-based stroke surveillance project...
  12. pmc Triggers of hospitalization for venous thromboembolism
    Mary A M Rogers
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 5429, USA
    Circulation 125:2092-9. 2012
    ..Although predictors of hospital-acquired VTE are well-known, triggers of VTE before hospitalization are not as clearly defined. The objective of this study was to evaluate triggers of hospitalization for VTE...
  13. pmc Acute infection contributes to racial disparities in stroke mortality
    Deborah A Levine
    From the Departments of Internal Medicine D A L, K M L, M A M R and Neurology and Stroke Program D A L, and the Institute for Social Research K M L, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and the HSR and D Center for Clinical Management Research D A L, K M L, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, MI
    Neurology 82:914-21. 2014
    ..It is unknown whether racial differences in exposure to acute precipitants of stroke, specifically infection, contribute to racial disparities in stroke mortality...
  14. doi request reprint Association of body mass index and mortality after acute ischemic stroke
    Lesli E Skolarus
    Stroke Program, Department of Neurology, and Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor and Ann Arbor VA Healthcare System and VA HSRD Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor, MI
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 7:64-9. 2014
    ..The prevalence of severe obesity is rising in the United States. Although mild to moderately elevated body mass index (BMI) is associated with reduced mortality after acute ischemic stroke, less is known about severe obesity...
  15. pmc Antigenic challenge in the etiology of autoimmune disease in women
    Mary A M Rogers
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    J Autoimmun 38:J97-J102. 2012
    ..Antigenic challenges, such as infection and allogeneic blood transfusion, are significant risk factors for the development of autoimmune disease in older women...
  16. pmc The association of depression, cognitive impairment without dementia, and dementia with risk of ischemic stroke: a cohort study
    Dimitry S Davydow
    From the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Davydow, Katon, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington the Departments of Medicine Levine, Langa and Psychiatry Zivin, and Institute for Social Research Zivin, Langa, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan and the Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research Levine, Langa, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    Psychosom Med 77:200-8. 2015
    ..To determine if depression, cognitive impairment without dementia (CIND), and/or dementia are each independently associated with risk of ischemic stroke and to identify characteristics that could modify these associations...
  17. doi request reprint A systematic review and critical appraisal of quality measures for the emergency care of acute ischemic stroke
    Kori Sauser
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Clinical Scholars Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor VA Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI Electronic address
    Ann Emerg Med 64:235-244.e5. 2014
    ..There remains room for improvement in the development and use of measures that reflect high-quality emergency care of acute ischemic stroke patients in the United States. ..
  18. doi request reprint Hospital variation in thrombolysis times among patients with acute ischemic stroke: the contributions of door-to-imaging time and imaging-to-needle time
    Kori Sauser
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program and Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor2Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor VA Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MIC
    JAMA Neurol 71:1155-61. 2014
    ..Despite improvements in DITs, DTN times for tPA treatment in patients with acute ischemic stroke remain suboptimal...
  19. pmc The diagnosis and management of mild cognitive impairment: a clinical review
    Kenneth M Langa
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor2Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor, Michigan3Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor4Institute of Ge
    JAMA 312:2551-61. 2014
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  20. pmc Time to brain imaging in acute stroke is improving: secondary analysis of the INSTINCT trial
    Kori Sauser
    From the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program K S, J F B, Department of Emergency Medicine K S, P A S, W J M, HSR and D Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System K S, J F B, D A L, Department of Neurology J F B, D A L, W J M, and Department of Internal Medicine D A L, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
    Stroke 45:287-9. 2014
    ..Second, we examined the variation in DIT accounted for by patient-level and hospital-level factors...