Ann Marie McNeill
Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease in older people: The cardiovascular health studyAnn Marie McNeill
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1317-24. 2006....
- The potentially modifiable burden of incident heart failure due to obesity: the atherosclerosis risk in communities studyLaura R Loehr
Cardiovascular Diseases Program, Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514, USA
Am J Epidemiol 172:781-9. 2010..Investigators studying exposures that are unlikely to be eradicated given current prevention efforts, such as obesity, should consider estimating the GIF to avoid overestimates of population impact...
- The metabolic syndrome and 11-year risk of incident cardiovascular disease in the atherosclerosis risk in communities studyAnn Marie McNeill
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 137 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 28514, USA
Diabetes Care 28:385-90. 2005..To assess the magnitude of the association between the National Cholesterol Education Program's Third Adult Treatment Panel Report (ATP III) definition of the metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
- Association of multiple anthropometrics of overweight and obesity with incident heart failure: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities studyLaura R Loehr
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Circ Heart Fail 2:18-24. 2009..The association of central adiposity with incident heart failure (HF) has yet to be studied in a large population-based study...
- HDL-cholesterol and the incidence of lung cancer in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) studyAnna M Kucharska-Newton
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27514, United States Anna
Lung Cancer 61:292-300. 2008..The modest association of low plasma HDL-cholesterol with greater incident lung cancer observed in this study is in agreement with existing case-control studies...
- Prevalence of coronary heart disease and carotid arterial thickening in patients with the metabolic syndrome (The ARIC Study)Ann Marie McNeill
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27514, USA
Am J Cardiol 94:1249-54. 2004..0001). Thus, MS was significantly associated with the presence of CHD and carotid intimal medial wall thickness. Identification of patients who have MS may provide opportunities to initiate CHD prevention strategies...