TATJANA contact RUNDEK

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Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Association of the sirtuin and mitochondrial uncoupling protein genes with carotid plaque
    Chuanhui Dong
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e27157. 2011
  2. pmc Traditional risk factors are not major contributors to the variance in carotid intima-media thickness
    Tatjana Rundek
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Stroke 44:2101-8. 2013
  3. pmc Traditional cardiovascular risk factors explain the minority of the variability in carotid plaque
    Frank Kuo
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Clinical Research Building, CRB 1348, 1120 NW 14th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Stroke 43:1755-60. 2012
  4. pmc Intrapetrous internal carotid artery dissection and essential thrombocythemia: what relationship? A case report
    Daniele D'Ambrosio
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences, and Immunology, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Cases J 1:354. 2008
  5. pmc A follow-up study for left ventricular mass on chromosome 12p11 identifies potential candidate genes
    David Della-Morte
    Department of Neurology, Evelyn F McKnight Brain Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    BMC Med Genet 12:100. 2011
  6. pmc Novel quantitative trait locus is mapped to chromosome 12p11 for left ventricular mass in Dominican families: the Family Study of Stroke Risk and Carotid Atherosclerosis
    Liyong Wang
    Department of Human Genetics, Miami Institute for Human Genomics, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    BMC Med Genet 10:74. 2009
  7. pmc Lipids and carotid plaque in the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Hannah Gardener
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, FL, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 9:55. 2009
  8. pmc Risk factor management to prevent first stroke
    Tatjana Rundek
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Neurol Clin 26:1007-45, ix. 2008
  9. pmc Carotid plaque, a subclinical precursor of vascular events: the Northern Manhattan Study
    T Rundek
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Neurology 70:1200-7. 2008
  10. pmc Patent foramen ovale and migraine: a cross-sectional study from the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Tatjana Rundek
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Circulation 118:1419-24. 2008

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Publications34

  1. pmc Association of the sirtuin and mitochondrial uncoupling protein genes with carotid plaque
    Chuanhui Dong
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e27157. 2011
    ..This study sought to investigate the association between genetic variants in the SIRT and UCP genes and carotid plaque...
  2. pmc Traditional risk factors are not major contributors to the variance in carotid intima-media thickness
    Tatjana Rundek
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Stroke 44:2101-8. 2013
    ..We aimed this study to identify individuals with cIMT unexplained by traditional risk factors for future environmental and genetic research...
  3. pmc Traditional cardiovascular risk factors explain the minority of the variability in carotid plaque
    Frank Kuo
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Clinical Research Building, CRB 1348, 1120 NW 14th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Stroke 43:1755-60. 2012
    ..Identifying factors underlying the variability in burden of atherosclerotic carotid plaque unexplained by traditional vascular risk factors may help target novel preventive strategies...
  4. pmc Intrapetrous internal carotid artery dissection and essential thrombocythemia: what relationship? A case report
    Daniele D'Ambrosio
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences, and Immunology, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Cases J 1:354. 2008
    ..The diagnosis of essential thrombocythemia was performed by bone marrow biopsy. The essential thrombocythemia may cause endothelial dysfunction and predispose to vascular damage such as carotid artery dissection...
  5. pmc A follow-up study for left ventricular mass on chromosome 12p11 identifies potential candidate genes
    David Della-Morte
    Department of Neurology, Evelyn F McKnight Brain Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    BMC Med Genet 12:100. 2011
    ..In the present study, we use association analysis to further study the genetic effect on LVM...
  6. pmc Novel quantitative trait locus is mapped to chromosome 12p11 for left ventricular mass in Dominican families: the Family Study of Stroke Risk and Carotid Atherosclerosis
    Liyong Wang
    Department of Human Genetics, Miami Institute for Human Genomics, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    BMC Med Genet 10:74. 2009
    ..The genetic basis of LVM is unclear although a high heritability has been suggested. We sought to map quantitative trait loci (QTL) for LVM using large Dominican families...
  7. pmc Lipids and carotid plaque in the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Hannah Gardener
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, FL, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 9:55. 2009
    ..The objective of this cross-sectional analysis was to investigate the relation between blood lipids and carotid plaque...
  8. pmc Risk factor management to prevent first stroke
    Tatjana Rundek
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Neurol Clin 26:1007-45, ix. 2008
    ..Finally, prognostic scores to assess an individual risk for a first stroke are reviewed...
  9. pmc Carotid plaque, a subclinical precursor of vascular events: the Northern Manhattan Study
    T Rundek
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Neurology 70:1200-7. 2008
    ..The risk associated with small, nonstenotic carotid plaques is less clear. The objective of this study was to examine the association between maximum carotid plaque thickness and risk of vascular events in an urban multiethnic cohort...
  10. pmc Patent foramen ovale and migraine: a cross-sectional study from the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Tatjana Rundek
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Circulation 118:1419-24. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association between PFO and migraine among stroke-free individuals in an urban, population-based, multiethnic cohort...
  11. pmc Insulin resistance and risk of ischemic stroke among nondiabetic individuals from the northern Manhattan study
    Tatjana Rundek
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:1195-200. 2010
    ..Whether insulin resistance predicts ischemic stroke (IS) is still a matter of debate...
  12. pmc Short-term effect of atorvastatin on carotid artery elasticity: a pilot study
    Elizabeth V Ratchford
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Stroke 42:3460-4. 2011
    ..This study examined the short-term effects of atorvastatin 80 mg daily on carotid elasticity measured by high-resolution B-mode ultrasound...
  13. ncbi request reprint Relative elevation in baseline leukocyte count predicts first cerebral infarction
    M S V Elkind
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Joseph Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Neurology 64:2121-5. 2005
    ..Atherosclerosis is an inflammatory disease, and leukocyte levels are associated with future risk of ischemic cardiac disease...
  14. ncbi request reprint Social isolation and outcomes post stroke
    B Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, The Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Neurology 64:1888-92. 2005
    ..To assess the relationship between social isolation and stroke outcomes in a multiethnic cohort...
  15. ncbi request reprint Predictors of resource use after acute hospitalization: the Northern Manhattan Stroke Study
    T Rundek
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and School of Public Health, New York, USA
    Neurology 55:1180-7. 2000
    ..To determine demographic and clinical predictors of discharge destinations following acute care hospitalization for stroke in the community of northern Manhattan...
  16. pmc A candidate gene study revealed sex-specific association between the OLR1 gene and carotid plaque
    Liyong Wang
    Dr John T Macdonald Foundation, Department of Human Genetics, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Clinical Research Building, Suite CRB 13, 1120 NW 14th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Stroke 42:588-92. 2011
    ..We sought to examine the sex-dependent associations between genes involved in lipid metabolism and carotid atherosclerotic plaque, a subclinical precursor of stroke...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mortality and causes of death after first ischemic stroke: the Northern Manhattan Stroke Study
    A Hartmann
    Stroke Center, Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    Neurology 57:2000-5. 2001
    ..To analyze the early and long-term causes of death after first ischemic stroke in the multiethnic northern Manhattan community...
  18. pmc Quality of life declines after first ischemic stroke. The Northern Manhattan Study
    M S Dhamoon
    Neurological Institute, Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, 710 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurology 75:328-34. 2010
    ..Quality of life (QOL) after stroke is poorly characterized. We sought to determine long-term natural history and predictors of QOL among first ischemic stroke survivors without stroke recurrence or myocardial infarction (MI)...
  19. pmc Endothelial dysfunction is associated with carotid plaque: a cross-sectional study from the population based Northern Manhattan Study
    Tatjana Rundek
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 6:35. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether endothelial dysfunction is independently associated with carotid plaque in a community of northern Manhattan...
  20. pmc Periodontal microbiota and carotid intima-media thickness: the Oral Infections and Vascular Disease Epidemiology Study (INVEST)
    Moise Desvarieux
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Circulation 111:576-82. 2005
    ..Chronic infections, including periodontal infections, may predispose to cardiovascular disease. We investigated the relationship between periodontal microbiota and subclinical atherosclerosis...
  21. pmc Carotid plaque surface irregularity predicts ischemic stroke: the northern Manhattan study
    Shyam Prabhakaran
    The Neurological Institute, Columbia University, Stroke and Critical Care Division, 710 W 168th Street, Room 640, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 37:2696-701. 2006
    ..Using a prospective cohort design, we evaluated the association of carotid plaque surface irregularity and the risk of ischemic stroke in a multiethnic population...
  22. ncbi request reprint Presence of calcified carotid plaque predicts vascular events: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Shyam Prabhakaran
    Rush University Medical Center, Department of Neurological Sciences, 1725 W Harrison Street, Suite 1121, Chicago, IL 60612, USA shyam
    Atherosclerosis 195:e197-201. 2007
    ..The prognostic implications of carotid plaque calcification (CPC) relative to subsequent vascular events are unclear. Our aim was to determine the association between CPC and risk of vascular events in a prospective multi-ethnic cohort...
  23. doi request reprint Beyond percent stenosis: carotid plaque surface irregularity and risk of stroke
    Tatjana Rundek
    Department of Neurology, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Int J Stroke 2:169-71. 2007
  24. pmc Association between diabetes mellitus and left ventricular hypertrophy in a multiethnic population
    Kazuo Eguchi
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Tochigi, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 101:1787-91. 2008
    ..Presence of T2DM increased the risk of LV hypertrophy by about 1.5-fold, and it possibly interacted with central obesity...
  25. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome and subclinical carotid atherosclerosis: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Tatjana Rundek
    Department of Neurology, Division of Stroke and Critical Care, Columbia University and Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 2:24-9. 2007
    ..67). Additionally, the number of MetS components was significantly associated with plaque prevalence. Further studies are needed to understand the role of the MetS in the progression from subclinical to clinical atherosclerotic disease...
  26. pmc Relationship between periodontal disease, tooth loss, and carotid artery plaque: the Oral Infections and Vascular Disease Epidemiology Study (INVEST)
    Moise Desvarieux
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Stroke 34:2120-5. 2003
    ..Chronic infections, including periodontal infections, may predispose to cardiovascular disease. The present study investigates the relationship of periodontal disease and tooth loss with subclinical atherosclerosis...
  27. pmc Radiographic measures of chronic periodontitis and carotid artery plaque
    Steven P Engebretson
    Division of Periodontics, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University Medical Center, 630 W 168th St, PH7 E 125A New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 36:561-6. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether radiographically assessed CP is associated with nonstenotic carotid artery plaque as an ultrasound measure of subclinical atherosclerosis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Letter by Rundek et al regarding article, "Prediction of clinical cardiovascular events with carotid intima-media thickness: a systematic review and meta-analysis"
    Tatjana Rundek
    Circulation 116:e317; author reply e318. 2007
  29. pmc Alcohol intake, carotid plaque, and cognition: the Northern Manhattan Study
    Clinton B Wright
    Division of Stroke and Critical Care, Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 37:1160-4. 2006
    ..Few studies to clarify the importance of vascular disease have included direct measures of atherosclerosis or minority populations at higher risk of vascular disease and dementia...
  30. ncbi request reprint Gender and C-reactive protein: data from the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) cohort
    Susan G Lakoski
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am Heart J 152:593-8. 2006
    ..Determining gender-specific differences in CRP may alter how CRP levels are interpreted and used to determine risk...
  31. ncbi request reprint Are young people with an elevated carotid intima-media thickness at increased risk of vascular events?
    Tatjana Rundek
    Research NeuroSonology Laboratory, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 2:362-3. 2006
  32. pmc Carotid artery distensibility: a reliability study
    Elisa Cuadrado Godia
    Department of Neurology, Division of Stroke, Columbia University and Mailman School of Public Health, New York, New York, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 26:1157-65. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the inter-reader reliability of sonographic measurements of common carotid artery (CCA) diameters and derived metrics of CD...
  33. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of fasting blood glucose to predict vascular outcomes among individuals without diabetes mellitus (from the Northern Manhattan Study)
    Kazuo Eguchi
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Division of General Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Cardiol 100:1404-9. 2007
    ..The effects were more apparent for MI than for ischemic stroke; however, FBG was a strong predictor of ischemic stroke among African-American subjects...
  34. doi request reprint Diabetes, fasting glucose levels, and risk of ischemic stroke and vascular events: findings from the Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS)
    Bernadette Boden-Albala
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:1132-7. 2008
    ..We explored the relationship between FBG among diabetic subjects and risk of ischemic stroke in a multiethnic prospective cohort...

Research Grants6

  1. Genetic Determinants of Subclinical Carotid Disease
    Tatjana Rundek; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..3. To explore a newly developed statistical method to evaluate the overall genetic effects from all candidate genes to obtain "whole-pathway" effects. ..
  2. NOVEL FACTORS FOR UNEXPLAINED PHENOTYPES OF SUBCLINICAL CAROTID ATHEROSCLEROSIS
    TATJANA contact RUNDEK; Fiscal Year: 2010
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