Preethi Srikanthan

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Waist-hip-ratio as a predictor of all-cause mortality in high-functioning older adults
    Preethi Srikanthan
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:724-31. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Muscle mass index as a predictor of longevity in older adults
    Preethi Srikanthan
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, Calif Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:547-53. 2014
  3. pmc Sarcopenia exacerbates obesity-associated insulin resistance and dysglycemia: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey III
    Preethi Srikanthan
    Division of Gerontology, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    PLoS ONE 5:e10805. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Relative muscle mass is inversely associated with insulin resistance and prediabetes. Findings from the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Preethi Srikanthan
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095 1679, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:2898-903. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Polycystic ovarian syndrome: the next cardiovascular dilemma in women?
    Preethi Srikanthan
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventative Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Box 957065, 330 South Garfield Avenue, Suite 308, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 35:611-31, x. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint An obesity paradox in acute heart failure: analysis of body mass index and inhospital mortality for 108,927 patients in the Acute Decompensated Heart Failure National Registry
    Gregg C Fonarow
    Ahmanson University of California Los Angeles Cardiomyopathy Center, University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am Heart J 153:74-81. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Insulin resistance and bone strength: findings from the study of midlife in the United States
    Preethi Srikanthan
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 29:796-803. 2014
  8. pmc Diabetes and femoral neck strength: findings from the Hip Strength Across the Menopausal Transition Study
    Shinya Ishii
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:190-7. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Diabetic cardiomyopathy
    Gregg C Fonarow
    Ahmanson UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, UCLA Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 LeConte Avenue, Room BH407, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 35:575-99, ix. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Preventing heart failure in patients with diabetes
    Preethi Srikanthan
    University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7073, USA
    Med Clin North Am 88:1237-56. 2004

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Waist-hip-ratio as a predictor of all-cause mortality in high-functioning older adults
    Preethi Srikanthan
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:724-31. 2009
    ..We assessed the relationship between three measures of obesity and all-cause mortality in a group of healthy older adults...
  2. ncbi request reprint Muscle mass index as a predictor of longevity in older adults
    Preethi Srikanthan
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, Calif Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:547-53. 2014
    ..However, total body mass includes fat and muscle, which have different metabolic effects. This study was designed to test the hypothesis that greater muscle mass in older adults is associated with lower all-cause mortality...
  3. pmc Sarcopenia exacerbates obesity-associated insulin resistance and dysglycemia: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey III
    Preethi Srikanthan
    Division of Gerontology, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    PLoS ONE 5:e10805. 2010
    ..We performed a study to determine whether sarcopenia is associated with impairment in insulin sensitivity and glucose homeostasis in obese and non-obese individuals...
  4. doi request reprint Relative muscle mass is inversely associated with insulin resistance and prediabetes. Findings from the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Preethi Srikanthan
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095 1679, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:2898-903. 2011
    ..Insulin resistance, the basis of type 2 diabetes, is rapidly increasing in prevalence; very low muscle mass is a risk factor for insulin resistance...
  5. ncbi request reprint Polycystic ovarian syndrome: the next cardiovascular dilemma in women?
    Preethi Srikanthan
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventative Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Box 957065, 330 South Garfield Avenue, Suite 308, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 35:611-31, x. 2006
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  6. ncbi request reprint An obesity paradox in acute heart failure: analysis of body mass index and inhospital mortality for 108,927 patients in the Acute Decompensated Heart Failure National Registry
    Gregg C Fonarow
    Ahmanson University of California Los Angeles Cardiomyopathy Center, University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am Heart J 153:74-81. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether BMI influences the mortality risk in acute decompensated HF, a subject not previously studied...
  7. doi request reprint Insulin resistance and bone strength: findings from the study of midlife in the United States
    Preethi Srikanthan
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 29:796-803. 2014
    ..Although cross-sectional associations do not prove causality, our findings do suggest that insulin resistance and in particular, hyperinsulinemia, may negatively affect bone strength relative to load...
  8. pmc Diabetes and femoral neck strength: findings from the Hip Strength Across the Menopausal Transition Study
    Shinya Ishii
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:190-7. 2012
    ..Diabetes mellitus is associated with increased hip fracture risk, despite being associated with higher bone mineral density in the femoral neck...
  9. ncbi request reprint Diabetic cardiomyopathy
    Gregg C Fonarow
    Ahmanson UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, UCLA Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 LeConte Avenue, Room BH407, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 35:575-99, ix. 2006
    ..Diabetic cardiomyopathy and to apply proven lifesaving therapies in all heart failure patients, including those with diabetes, in the absence of contraindications or intolerance...
  10. ncbi request reprint Preventing heart failure in patients with diabetes
    Preethi Srikanthan
    University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7073, USA
    Med Clin North Am 88:1237-56. 2004
    ..A discussion of these contributive pathologies and the hyperglycemia and hyperinsulinemia that underlie them is the subject of this review. Treatment methodologies to control the development of such pathology also are discussed...