Russell Luepker

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Trends in blood pressure and hypertension detection, treatment, and control 1980 to 2009: the Minnesota Heart Survey
    Russell V Luepker
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Circulation 126:1852-7. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of a community intervention on patient delay and emergency medical service use in acute coronary heart disease: The Rapid Early Action for Coronary Treatment (REACT) Trial
    R V Luepker
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    JAMA 284:60-7. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Trends in blood pressure, hypertension control, and stroke mortality: the Minnesota Heart Survey
    Russell V Luepker
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, Minn 55454 1015, USA
    Am J Med 119:42-9. 2006
  4. pmc The effect of changing diagnostic algorithms on acute myocardial infarction rates
    Russell V Luepker
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 21:824-9. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease: rise, fall, and future prospects
    Russell V Luepker
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55454 1015, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 32:1-3. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Observational studies in clinical research
    Russell V Luepker
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Lab Clin Med 146:9-12. 2005
  7. pmc Relation of length of hospital stay in acute myocardial infarction to postdischarge mortality
    Alan K Berger
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:428-34. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Population trends in leisure-time physical activity: Minnesota Heart Survey, 1980-2000
    Lyn M Steffen
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1716-23. 2006
  9. pmc Blood pressure management in acute ischemic stroke
    Kamakshi Lakshminarayan
    Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:444-53. 2007
  10. pmc Gender disparity in cardiac procedures and medication use for acute myocardial infarction
    John T Nguyen
    University of Minnesota, Cardiovascular Division, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am Heart J 155:862-8. 2008

Research Grants

  1. COMMUNITY SURVEILLANCE OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE--RISK F
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2003
  2. COMMUNITY SURVEILLANCE OF CHD AND SUDDEN DEATH (MHS)
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2004
  3. CLINICAL RESEARCH CURRICULUM AWARD
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2004
  4. MINNESOTA STROKE SURVEY
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2004
  5. Ancel Keys Symposium on Nutrition and Health: Obesity
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2004
  6. Minnesota Heart Survey - Renewal
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2007
  7. Scholar Development Clinical Research (RMI)
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2007
  8. COMMUNITY SURVEILLANCE OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 1993
  9. Minnesota Heart Survey-Renewal
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. pmc Trends in blood pressure and hypertension detection, treatment, and control 1980 to 2009: the Minnesota Heart Survey
    Russell V Luepker
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Circulation 126:1852-7. 2012
    ..This study sought to determine population trends in blood pressure and in the control of hypertension in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area (2010 population, 2.85 million) from 1980 to 2009...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of a community intervention on patient delay and emergency medical service use in acute coronary heart disease: The Rapid Early Action for Coronary Treatment (REACT) Trial
    R V Luepker
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    JAMA 284:60-7. 2000
    ..Delayed access to medical care in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) is common and increases myocardial damage and mortality...
  3. ncbi request reprint Trends in blood pressure, hypertension control, and stroke mortality: the Minnesota Heart Survey
    Russell V Luepker
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, Minn 55454 1015, USA
    Am J Med 119:42-9. 2006
    ..The study's objective was to determine population trends in blood pressure, hypertension prevalence, hypertension control, and stroke mortality...
  4. pmc The effect of changing diagnostic algorithms on acute myocardial infarction rates
    Russell V Luepker
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 21:824-9. 2011
    ..However, in recent years, five new algorithms, to include diagnostic advances, are advocated by professional organizations. This study compares AMI rates derived from six algorithms and the impact of troponins on those rates...
  5. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease: rise, fall, and future prospects
    Russell V Luepker
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55454 1015, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 32:1-3. 2011
    ..Public health approaches such as dietary change along with widespread use of medications such as aspirin, statins, diuretics, and beta-blockers may impact future trends in this chronic disease epidemic...
  6. ncbi request reprint Observational studies in clinical research
    Russell V Luepker
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Lab Clin Med 146:9-12. 2005
  7. pmc Relation of length of hospital stay in acute myocardial infarction to postdischarge mortality
    Alan K Berger
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:428-34. 2008
    ..These decreases in LOS were associated with increasing use of effective therapies...
  8. ncbi request reprint Population trends in leisure-time physical activity: Minnesota Heart Survey, 1980-2000
    Lyn M Steffen
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1716-23. 2006
    ..Paul metropolitan area...
  9. pmc Blood pressure management in acute ischemic stroke
    Kamakshi Lakshminarayan
    Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:444-53. 2007
    ..These findings support the need for more research to fill identified gaps in evidence, improve treatment guidelines, and reduce variability in patient management...
  10. pmc Gender disparity in cardiac procedures and medication use for acute myocardial infarction
    John T Nguyen
    University of Minnesota, Cardiovascular Division, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am Heart J 155:862-8. 2008
    ..Determine if gender bias is present in contemporary management of acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  11. doi request reprint Trends in cigarette smoking: the Minnesota Heart Survey, 1980-1982 through 2000-2002
    Sue Duval
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:827-32. 2008
    ..Focus on smoking cessation should continue, especially in the subpopulation that smokes more than the majority...
  12. pmc Stroke rates: 1980-2000: the Minnesota Stroke Survey
    Kamakshi Lakshminarayan
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1070-8. 2009
    ..The improved short-term survival in the face of stable, clinically defined stroke rates may imply treatment advances or ascertainment of less severe strokes, possibly masking a true decline in stroke rates...
  13. ncbi request reprint Obesity and the risk of early and late mortality after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Joseph Kim
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn 55454, USA
    Am Heart J 146:555-60. 2003
    ..Obesity is often considered to be a significant risk factor for postoperative mortality when selecting candidates for coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)...
  14. doi request reprint Sudden cardiac death: epidemiology and risk factors
    A Selcuk Adabag
    Division of Cardiology, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Nat Rev Cardiol 7:216-25. 2010
    ..In this article, we review the incidence, temporal trends, and triggers of SCD, and its demographic, clinical, and genetic risk factors. We also discuss the available evidence supporting the use of public-access defibrillators...
  15. pmc Utility of dysphagia screening results in predicting poststroke pneumonia
    Kamakshi Lakshminarayan
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Stroke 41:2849-54. 2010
    ..Dysphagia screening before oral intake (DS) is a stroke care quality indicator. The value of DS is unproven. Quality adherence and outcome data from the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Registry were examined to establish value of DS...
  16. pmc Etiology of sudden death in the community: results of anatomical, metabolic, and genetic evaluation
    A Selcuk Adabag
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Am Heart J 159:33-9. 2010
    ..Identifying persons at risk for sudden cardiac death (SCD) is challenging. A comprehensive evaluation may reveal clues about the clinical, anatomical, genetic, and metabolic risk factors for SCD...
  17. ncbi request reprint Use of nonprescription medications for perceived cardiovascular health
    Margaret B Artz
    Department of Pharmaceutical Health Care and Health Systems, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:78-81. 2006
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  18. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of estimation of large food portions
    Lisa Harnack
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, 1300 S 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 104:804-6. 2004
    ..In summary, significant underreporting of large food portions may result when commonly used food models are used to assist individuals in reporting food portions...
  19. ncbi request reprint Eliminating diagnostic drift in the validation of acute in-hospital myocardial infarction--implication for documenting trends across 25 years: the Minnesota Heart Survey
    Richard S Crow
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:377-88. 2005
    ..The electrocardiogram classified by Minnesota Code provides the only consistent long-term diagnostic tool for AMI trends over this 25-year period...
  20. ncbi request reprint Trends in the trans-fatty acid composition of the diet in a metropolitan area: the Minnesota Heart Survey
    Lisa Harnack
    Division of Epidemiology, S Lee is a research assistant, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 103:1160-6. 2003
    ..In this study, we examine trends in dietary intake of trans-fatty acids from 1980-1982 to 1995-1997 using data collected as part of the Minnesota Heart Survey (MHS)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Fifteen-year trends in cardiovascular risk factors (1980-1982 through 1995-1997): the Minnesota Heart Survey
    Donna K Arnett
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:929-35. 2002
    ..Paul from 1980-1982 to 1995-1997 were paralleled by less favorable recent trends in total cholesterol, hypercholesterolemia, adiposity, and physical activity...
  22. pmc Serum homocysteine is related to food intake in adolescents: the Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health
    Pamela L Lutsey
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:1380-6. 2006
    ..However, little is known about the relation between food intake and homocysteine in adolescents...
  23. ncbi request reprint Long-term implementation of the CATCH physical education program
    Steven H Kelder
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
    Health Educ Behav 30:463-75. 2003
    ..e., 50%), whereas the FC and UC schools came close to it. Barriers to implementing CATCH PE included insufficient training and lower importance of PE compared to other academic areas and indicate the need for in-service training...
  24. ncbi request reprint Contemporary diagnosis and management of hypercholesterolemia in elderly acute myocardial infarction patients: a population-based study
    Alan K Berger
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, and the Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 16:15-23. 2007
    ..Elderly patients remain less likely to receive lipid-lowering therapy following an AMI. Greater attention is required to ensure that elderly AMI patients without contraindications are appropriately treated with lipid-lowering therapy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Rates of positive cardiac troponin I and creatine kinase MB mass among patients hospitalized for suspected acute coronary syndromes
    Joseph C Lin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Clin Chem 50:333-8. 2004
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers in patients with congestive heart failure and chronic kidney disease
    Alan K Berger
    Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of MN, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am Heart J 153:1064-73. 2007
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Hospitalized heart failure: rates and long-term mortality
    Eyal Shahar
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    J Card Fail 10:374-9. 2004
    ..Heart failure has been called the "new epidemic of cardiovascular disease," but few studies have described key epidemiologic measures of the syndrome in geographically defined US populations...
  28. pmc Declining patient functioning and caregiver burden/health: the Minnesota stroke survey--quality of life after stroke study
    Melissa M Nelson
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Gerontologist 48:573-83. 2008
    ..This study examines the relationship between patients' baseline and changes in functioning and caregivers' subjective and objective burden as well as their health...
  29. ncbi request reprint Comparison of treatment and outcomes for patients with acute myocardial infarction in Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota, and Göteborg, Sweden
    Johan Herlitz
    Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Am Heart J 146:1023-9. 2003
    ..The primary aim of this study was to compare medical care in patients hospitalized with AMI in 2 large cities in Sweden and the United States. A secondary aim was to compare medical outcomes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Trends in diet quality for coronary heart disease prevention between 1980-1982 and 2000-2002: The Minnesota Heart Survey
    Seungmin Lee
    Human Genomic Research Center, Korea University, Seoul, Korea
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:213-22. 2007
    ..Describe secular trends in overall diet quality for coronary heart disease (CHD) prevention during the past two decades (1980-1982 through 2000-2002)...
  31. ncbi request reprint The influence of a history of diabetes on treatment and outcome in acute myocardial infarction, during two time periods and in two different countries
    Ann Marie Svensson
    Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Int J Cardiol 119:319-25. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Stress, health complaints and self-confidence: a comparison between young adult women in Sweden and USA
    Cathrine Hildingh
    School of Social and Health Sciences, Halmstad University, Halmstad, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 20:202-8. 2006
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of a novel classification scheme for heart failure: the Minnesota Heart Failure Criteria
    Joseph Kim
    Medical Statistics Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, UK
    Am J Epidemiol 164:184-93. 2006
    ..They closely approximate a nearly full version of the Framingham Criteria but require many fewer variables and can facilitate epidemiologic case-finding for heart failure...
  34. ncbi request reprint Maintenance of effects of the CATCH physical education program: results from the CATCH-ON study
    Thomas L McKenzie
    Department of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92182 7251, USA
    Health Educ Behav 30:447-62. 2003
    ..Use of CATCH PE curricula was associated with increased levels of teacher training and school support for PE in both former intervention and control schools...
  35. ncbi request reprint Twenty-year trends in serum cholesterol, hypercholesterolemia, and cholesterol medication use: the Minnesota Heart Survey, 1980-1982 to 2000-2002
    Donna K Arnett
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Circulation 112:3884-91. 2005
    ..We assessed 20-year trends in cholesterol, hypercholesterolemia, lipid-lowering drug use, and cholesterol awareness, treatment, and control from Minnesota Heart Survey (MHS) data...
  36. ncbi request reprint Case definitions for acute coronary heart disease in epidemiology and clinical research studies: a statement from the AHA Council on Epidemiology and Prevention; AHA Statistics Committee; World Heart Federation Council on Epidemiology and Prevention; the
    Russell V Luepker
    Circulation 108:2543-9. 2003
  37. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of heart attack symptoms in 20 US communities. Results from the Rapid Early Action for Coronary Treatment Community Trial
    David C Goff
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Prev Med 38:85-93. 2004
    ..An intervention designed to reduce delay was tested in the Rapid Early Action for Coronary Treatment (REACT) Community Trial. In this report, the impact on knowledge of heart attack symptoms is presented...
  38. ncbi request reprint Decline in incident coronary heart disease: why are the rates falling?
    Russell V Luepker
    Circulation 117:592-3. 2008
  39. ncbi request reprint ACCF/AHA/CDC conference report on emerging infectious diseases and biological terrorism threats. Task Force IV: cardiovascular effects of emerging infectious diseases and biological terrorism threats: basic, clinical, and population science research and t
    Mohammad Madjid
    Circulation 115:1690-5. 2007
  40. ncbi request reprint ACCF/AHA/CDC conference report on emerging infectious diseases and biological terrorism threats. Task Force IV: cardiovascular effects of emerging infectious diseases and biological terrorism threats: basic, clinical, and population science research and t
    Mohammad Madjid
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1407-12. 2007
  41. ncbi request reprint ACCF/AHA/CDC conference report on emerging infectious diseases and biological terrorism threats: the clinical and public health implications for the prevention and control of cardiovascular diseases
    George A Mensah
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1373-412. 2007
  42. ncbi request reprint ACCF/AHA/CDC conference report on emerging infectious diseases and biological terrorism threats: the clinical and public health implications for the prevention and control of cardiovascular diseases
    George A Mensah
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Circulation 115:1656-95. 2007
  43. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption in older adults and Medicare costs
    Kenneth J Mukamal
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 27:49-61. 2006
    ..The lower costs associated with moderate drinking were most apparent among participants with cardiovascular disease (CVD) and for hospitalization costs for CVD among healthy participants. Former drinkers had the highest costs...
  44. pmc Reporting genetic results in research studies: summary and recommendations of an NHLBI working group
    Ebony B Bookman
    Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Applications, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7934, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 140:1033-40. 2006
    ..Finally, the Working Group recommended procedures for reporting genetic research results and encouraged increased efforts to create uniform guidelines for this activity...
  45. ncbi request reprint Delay in acute myocardial infarction: why don't they come to the hospital more quickly and what can we do to reduce delay?
    Russell V Luepker
    Am Heart J 150:368-70. 2005
  46. ncbi request reprint Task force #1--magnitude of the prevention problem: opportunities and challenges. 33rd Bethesda Conference
    Emelia J Benjamin
    Boston University School of Medicine, The Framingham Heart Study, MA 01702 5827, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:588-603. 2002

Research Grants26

  1. COMMUNITY SURVEILLANCE OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE--RISK F
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The Minnesota Heart Survey has been, and continues to offer, a powerful resource to examine long-term trends in cardiovascular disease risk factors. ..
  2. COMMUNITY SURVEILLANCE OF CHD AND SUDDEN DEATH (MHS)
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  3. CLINICAL RESEARCH CURRICULUM AWARD
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The curriculum is based on 7 learning objectives with measurable outcomes (didactic course work, grant writing and oral defense of a "hands on" project) with attention to 3 general areas (knowledge, skills and ethics). ..
  4. MINNESOTA STROKE SURVEY
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  5. Ancel Keys Symposium on Nutrition and Health: Obesity
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This symposium brings together international researchers to discuss and inform our understanding of the global obesity epidemic. ..
  6. Minnesota Heart Survey - Renewal
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The Minnesota Heart Survey has been, and continues to offer, a powerful resource to examine long-term trends in cardiovascular disease risk factors and outcomes. ..
  7. Scholar Development Clinical Research (RMI)
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The goal is to improve health and cure diseases through CR. This proposal merges many University of Minnesota strengths in a systematic, focused career development training program for NIH CR scholars. ..
  8. COMMUNITY SURVEILLANCE OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Competent, innovative and sustained CVD surveillance research, carried out in the context of trends in other major causes of death, is essential to rational public health policy and medical practice...
  9. Minnesota Heart Survey-Renewal
    Russell Luepker; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The Minnesota Heart Survey has been, and continues to offer, a powerful resource to examine long-term trends in cardiovascular disease risk factors and outcomes. ..