J A Simon

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The relation of smoking to waist-to-hip ratio and diabetes mellitus among elderly women
    J A Simon
    General Internal Medicine Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    Prev Med 26:639-44. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Relation of serum ascorbic acid to serum vitamin B12, serum ferritin, and kidney stones in US adults
    J A Simon
    General Internal Medicine Section, Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, Calif 94121, USA
    Arch Intern Med 159:619-24. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Relation of ascorbic acid to bone mineral density and self-reported fractures among US adults
    J A Simon
    General Internal Medicine Section, Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:427-33. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Renal insufficiency and cardiovascular events in postmenopausal women with coronary heart disease
    M G Shlipak
    General Internal Medicine Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:705-11. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Relation of serum ascorbic acid to mortality among US adults
    J A Simon
    General Internal Medicine Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 20:255-63. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy and risk of stroke: The Heart and Estrogen-progestin Replacement Study (HERS)
    J A Simon
    General Internal Medicine Section, Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Circulation 103:638-42. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Estrogen and progestin, lipoprotein(a), and the risk of recurrent coronary heart disease events after menopause
    M G Shlipak
    Department of Medicine, University of California, and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, USA
    JAMA 283:1845-52. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Serum ascorbic acid and gallbladder disease prevalence among US adults: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)
    J A Simon
    Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, Calif, 94121, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:931-6. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of estrogen plus progestin on risk for biliary tract surgery in postmenopausal women with coronary artery disease. The Heart and Estrogen/progestin Replacement Study
    J A Simon
    General Internal Medicine Section 111A1, Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Ann Intern Med 135:493-501. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Serum ascorbic acid and other correlates of self-reported cataract among older Americans
    J A Simon
    General Internal Medicine Section, Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, and University of California 94121, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 52:1207-11. 1999

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint The relation of smoking to waist-to-hip ratio and diabetes mellitus among elderly women
    J A Simon
    General Internal Medicine Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    Prev Med 26:639-44. 1997
    ..Because smoking may increase waist-to-hip ratio (WHR), a risk factor for diabetes, we postulated that the relation between smoking and diabetes may be mediated in part by smoking-associated differences in body fat distribution...
  2. ncbi request reprint Relation of serum ascorbic acid to serum vitamin B12, serum ferritin, and kidney stones in US adults
    J A Simon
    General Internal Medicine Section, Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, Calif 94121, USA
    Arch Intern Med 159:619-24. 1999
    ..Concern has been raised that high levels of ascorbic acid consumption may lead to potential adverse effects, such as vitamin B12 deficiency, iron overload, and kidney stones...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relation of ascorbic acid to bone mineral density and self-reported fractures among US adults
    J A Simon
    General Internal Medicine Section, Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:427-33. 2001
    ..001). Dietary and serum ascorbic acid measures were associated inconsistently with bone mineral density and self-reported fracture among adult participants in NHANES III...
  4. ncbi request reprint Renal insufficiency and cardiovascular events in postmenopausal women with coronary heart disease
    M G Shlipak
    General Internal Medicine Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:705-11. 2001
    ..This study sought to determine the independent association of renal insufficiency with cardiovascular risk among women with known coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relation of serum ascorbic acid to mortality among US adults
    J A Simon
    General Internal Medicine Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 20:255-63. 2001
    ..To examine the relation between serum ascorbic acid (SAA), a marker of dietary intake (including supplements), and cause-specific mortality...
  6. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy and risk of stroke: The Heart and Estrogen-progestin Replacement Study (HERS)
    J A Simon
    General Internal Medicine Section, Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Circulation 103:638-42. 2001
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  7. ncbi request reprint Estrogen and progestin, lipoprotein(a), and the risk of recurrent coronary heart disease events after menopause
    M G Shlipak
    Department of Medicine, University of California, and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, USA
    JAMA 283:1845-52. 2000
    ..However, few data exist on the clinical importance of Lp(a) lowering for CHD prevention. Hormone therapy with estrogen has been found to lower Lp(a) levels in women...
  8. ncbi request reprint Serum ascorbic acid and gallbladder disease prevalence among US adults: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)
    J A Simon
    Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, Calif, 94121, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:931-6. 2000
    ..To examine the relationship of ascorbic acid, an antioxidant nutrient involved in cholesterol catabolism, to gallbladder disease, we analyzed data collected from a probability sample of US adults...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of estrogen plus progestin on risk for biliary tract surgery in postmenopausal women with coronary artery disease. The Heart and Estrogen/progestin Replacement Study
    J A Simon
    General Internal Medicine Section 111A1, Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Ann Intern Med 135:493-501. 2001
    ..No major clinical trials have examined the effect of estrogen plus progestin therapy in postmenopausal women on the risk for biliary tract surgery...
  10. ncbi request reprint Serum ascorbic acid and other correlates of self-reported cataract among older Americans
    J A Simon
    General Internal Medicine Section, Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, and University of California 94121, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 52:1207-11. 1999
    ..Ascorbic acid, a water-soluble antioxidant found in high concentrations in the lens, may be of importance for the prevention of cataract among older Americans...
  11. ncbi request reprint Relationship of ascorbic acid to blood lead levels
    J A Simon
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco 94121, USA
    JAMA 281:2289-93. 1999
    ..However, results from several small studies in humans have yielded inconclusive evidence of a beneficial effect of ascorbic acid on lead toxicity...