Xuemei Sui

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Affiliation: University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors in systolic heart failure patients with chronic kidney disease: a propensity score analysis
    Ali Ahmed
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, and Center for Heart Failure Research, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 2041, USA
    J Card Fail 12:499-506. 2006
  2. pmc A propensity-matched study of hypertension and increased stroke-related hospitalization in chronic heart failure
    Gerasimos S Filippatos
    University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Am J Cardiol 101:1772-6. 2008
  3. pmc Cardiorespiratory fitness as a predictor of nonfatal cardiovascular events in asymptomatic women and men
    Xuemei Sui
    The Cooper Institute, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1413-23. 2007
  4. pmc Cardiorespiratory fitness and risk of nonfatal cardiovascular disease in women and men with hypertension
    Xuemei Sui
    Cooper Institute, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Am J Hypertens 20:608-15. 2007
  5. pmc Estimated functional capacity predicts mortality in older adults
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1940-7. 2007
  6. pmc Cardiorespiratory fitness and adiposity as mortality predictors in older adults
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    JAMA 298:2507-16. 2007
  7. pmc A prospective study of cardiorespiratory fitness and risk of type 2 diabetes in women
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:550-5. 2008
  8. pmc Uric acid and the development of metabolic syndrome in women and men
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Metabolism 57:845-52. 2008
  9. pmc Prospective study of cardiorespiratory fitness and depressive symptoms in women and men
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 43:546-52. 2009
  10. pmc Ideal cardiovascular health and mortality: Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study
    Enrique G Artero
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:944-52. 2012

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Publications56

  1. pmc Effects of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors in systolic heart failure patients with chronic kidney disease: a propensity score analysis
    Ali Ahmed
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, and Center for Heart Failure Research, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 2041, USA
    J Card Fail 12:499-506. 2006
    ..The objective of this analysis was to determine if ACE inhibitor use was associated with reduction in mortality and hospitalization in SHF-CKD patients...
  2. pmc A propensity-matched study of hypertension and increased stroke-related hospitalization in chronic heart failure
    Gerasimos S Filippatos
    University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Am J Cardiol 101:1772-6. 2008
    ..81; p=0.044). In conclusion, a history of hypertension was associated with increased risk of hospitalization for stroke among patients with heart failure who were balanced in all measured baseline covariates, including blood pressure...
  3. pmc Cardiorespiratory fitness as a predictor of nonfatal cardiovascular events in asymptomatic women and men
    Xuemei Sui
    The Cooper Institute, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1413-23. 2007
    ..001, and were 1.00 (referent), 0.74 (95% CI: 0.49, 1.13), and 0.63 (95% CI: 0.40, 0.98) in women, p(trend) = 0.05. After adjustment for other CVD predictors, the association remained significant in men but not in women...
  4. pmc Cardiorespiratory fitness and risk of nonfatal cardiovascular disease in women and men with hypertension
    Xuemei Sui
    Cooper Institute, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Am J Hypertens 20:608-15. 2007
    ..Whether the cardioprotective characteristic of higher cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) extends to adults with manifest hypertension (HTN) is poorly understood...
  5. pmc Estimated functional capacity predicts mortality in older adults
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1940-7. 2007
    ..To examine associations between functional capacity estimated from cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) and mortality risks in adults aged 60 and older...
  6. pmc Cardiorespiratory fitness and adiposity as mortality predictors in older adults
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    JAMA 298:2507-16. 2007
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  7. pmc A prospective study of cardiorespiratory fitness and risk of type 2 diabetes in women
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:550-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the independent and joint associations of cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) and BMI with the incidence of type 2 diabetes in women...
  8. pmc Uric acid and the development of metabolic syndrome in women and men
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Metabolism 57:845-52. 2008
    ..5 mg/dL (lowest third). Among women, the risk of MetS was at least 2-fold higher for serum UA concentrations > or =4.6 mg/dL (P for trend = .02). Higher serum UA is a strong and independent predictor of incident MetS in men and women...
  9. pmc Prospective study of cardiorespiratory fitness and depressive symptoms in women and men
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 43:546-52. 2009
    ..39-0.60), compared to men with low CRF. Corresponding ORs for women were 0.56 (CI 0.40-0.80) and 0.46 (CI 0.32-0.65). Higher CRF is associated with lower risk of incident depressive symptoms independent of other clinical risk predictors...
  10. pmc Ideal cardiovascular health and mortality: Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study
    Enrique G Artero
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:944-52. 2012
    ..To analyze the relationship of ideal cardiovascular health to disease-specific death...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of positive health factors and all-cause mortality in men
    Wonwoo Byun
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:1632-8. 2010
    ..Although several health-related factors are independently associated with diverse health outcomes, their combined affect on mortality has not been fully described...
  12. pmc Associations of cardiorespiratory fitness and obesity with risks of impaired fasting glucose and type 2 diabetes in men
    Duck Chul Lee
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:257-62. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the associations of cardiorespiratory fitness (hereafter fitness) and various obesity measures with risks of incident impaired fasting glucose (IFG) and type 2 diabetes...
  13. pmc The association between cardiorespiratory fitness and risk of all-cause mortality among women with impaired fasting glucose or undiagnosed diabetes mellitus
    G William Lyerly
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 84:780-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate the independent and joint associations among cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF), body mass index, and risk of mortality from any cause among women with impaired fasting glucose (IFG) or undiagnosed diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  14. pmc Long-term effects of changes in cardiorespiratory fitness and body mass index on all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality in men: the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study
    Duck Chul Lee
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Circulation 124:2483-90. 2011
    ..The combined associations of changes in cardiorespiratory fitness and body mass index (BMI) with mortality remain controversial and uncertain...
  15. pmc Adults with greater weight satisfaction report more positive health behaviors and have better health status regardless of BMI
    Christine E Blake
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Obes 2013:291371. 2013
    ..Prior studies suggest that weight satisfaction may preclude changes in behavior that lead to healthier weight among individuals who are overweight or obese...
  16. pmc Association of coffee consumption with all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality
    Junxiu Liu
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia Electronic address
    Mayo Clin Proc 88:1066-74. 2013
    ..To evaluate the association between coffee consumption and mortality from all causes and from cardiovascular disease...
  17. doi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness reduces the risk of incident hypertension associated with a parental history of hypertension
    Robin P Shook
    Departments of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29201, USA
    Hypertension 59:1220-4. 2012
    ..03). The significantly lower risk of developing hypertension when progressing from low- to high-fit groups among those with a parental history of hypertension has important clinical implications...
  18. pmc Cardiorespiratory fitness and digestive cancer mortality: findings from the aerobics center longitudinal study
    J Brent Peel
    Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29210, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1111-7. 2009
    ..58 (0.37-0.92)], and liver cancer [0.28 (0.11-0.72)] compared with being unfit (the lowest 20% of CRF). These findings support a protective role of CRF against total digestive tract, colorectal, and liver cancer deaths in men...
  19. pmc Cardiorespiratory fitness and risk of prostate cancer: findings from the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study
    Wonwoo Byun
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:59-65. 2011
    ..To examine the association between cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) and risk of incident prostate cancer (PrCA)...
  20. pmc Self-rated health status and cardiorespiratory fitness as predictors of mortality in men
    Jennifer Gander
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Br J Sports Med 45:1095-100. 2011
    ..SRH and fitness were both associated with all-cause mortality in men. Fit men with good or excellent SRH live longer than unfit men with poor or fair SRH...
  21. pmc The impact of combined health factors on cardiovascular disease mortality
    Jonathan A Mitchell
    Arnold School of Public Health, Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Am Heart J 160:102-8. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the association between 5 modifiable health factors in combination on the risk of CVD mortality in a sample of adult men...
  22. pmc Influence of cardiorespiratory fitness on lung cancer mortality
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:872-8. 2010
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  23. doi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness as a predictor of fatal and nonfatal stroke in asymptomatic women and men
    Steven P Hooker
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Stroke 39:2950-7. 2008
    ..This study examined the association between CRF and fatal and nonfatal stroke in a large cohort of asymptomatic women and men...
  24. doi request reprint Muscular strength is inversely related to prevalence and incidence of obesity in adult men
    Allen W Jackson
    Department of KHPR, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1988-95. 2010
    ..Evidence suggests muscular strength may provide protection from EBF and EAF and their related comorbidities...
  25. doi request reprint Physical activity, cardiorespiratory fitness and the incidence of type 2 diabetes in a prospective study of men
    John C Sieverdes
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29210, USA
    Br J Sports Med 44:238-44. 2010
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  26. doi request reprint Protective health factors and incident hypertension in men
    Jorge A Banda
    Prevention Research Center, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:599-605. 2010
    ..Thus, we investigated the individual and combined effects of body mass index (BMI), smoking status, alcohol intake, physical activity (PA), and cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) on the incidence of hypertension in men...
  27. doi request reprint Physical activity/fitness peaks during perimenopause and BMI change patterns are not associated with baseline activity/fitness in women: a longitudinal study with a median 7-year follow-up
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Br J Sports Med 47:77-82. 2013
    ..To assess the age-associated longitudinal trends in cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF), leisure-time physical activity (PA), and body mass index (BMI) across the lifespan in a cohort of adult women...
  28. doi request reprint Independent and joint associations of physical activity and fitness on stroke in men
    John C Sieverdes
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Phys Sportsmed 39:119-26. 2011
    ..Recent studies have demonstrated that physical activity (PA) and cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) are independent predictors of stroke in men. The combined associations of these 2 factors are not well established...
  29. pmc Effects of cardiorespiratory fitness on aging: glucose trajectory in a cohort of healthy men
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:617-22. 2012
    ..We modeled the age-related trajectory of glucose and determined whether cardiorespiratory fitness altered the trajectory in a cohort of men from the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study...
  30. doi request reprint Association between leisure time physical activity and depressive symptoms in men
    John C Sieverdes
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:260-5. 2012
    ..We examined the association between depressive symptoms and physical activity (PA) in a sample of men from the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study. Secondary analysis included stratification by age and body mass index (BMI)...
  31. pmc Changes in fitness and fatness on the development of cardiovascular disease risk factors hypertension, metabolic syndrome, and hypercholesterolemia
    Duck Chul Lee
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 59:665-72. 2012
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  32. pmc A prospective study of fasting plasma glucose and risk of stroke in asymptomatic men
    Xuemei Sui
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold Schoolof Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 86:1042-9. 2011
    ..To examine the association between levels of fasting plasma glucose (FPG) and incidence of stroke outcomes in a large cohort of asymptomatic men...
  33. pmc Effects of muscular strength on cardiovascular risk factors and prognosis
    Enrique G Artero
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 32:351-8. 2012
    ..To conclude, most important effects of resistance training are also summarized, to better understand how higher levels of muscular fitness may result in a better cardiovascular prognosis and survival...
  34. doi request reprint The association of cardiorespiratory fitness and physical activity with incidence of hypertension in men
    Nancy L Chase
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:417-24. 2009
    ..In the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study (ACLS), we examined this association among initially healthy normotensive men...
  35. doi request reprint An economic analysis of traditional and technology-based approaches to weight loss
    Edward Archer
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, 29201 3937, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:176-82. 2012
    ..The financial burden and human losses associated with noncommunicable diseases necessitate cost-effective and efficacious interventions...
  36. pmc Muscular strength and incident hypertension in normotensive and prehypertensive men
    Andrea L Maslow
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:288-95. 2010
    ..The protective effects of cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) on hypertension (HTN) are well known; however, the association between muscular strength and incidence of HTN has yet to be examined...
  37. pmc Mortality trends in the general population: the importance of cardiorespiratory fitness
    Duck Chul Lee
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South, Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Psychopharmacol 24:27-35. 2010
    ..Based on the evidence, health professionals should encourage their patients to improve CRF through regular physical activity...
  38. pmc A home-based exercise intervention to increase physical activity among people living with HIV: study design of a randomized clinical trial
    Jason R Jaggers
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:502. 2013
    ..This paper describes the rationale and design of a randomized clinical trial evaluating the feasibility of a home-based exercise program designed to increase physical activity (PA) and reduce the risk of CVD in PLWHA...
  39. pmc Cardiometabolic results from an armband-based weight loss trial
    John C Sieverdes
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes 4:187-94. 2011
    ..A primary purpose of the study was to evaluate the effects of real-time self-monitoring of energy balance (using the SenseWear(™) Armband, BodyMedia, Inc Pittsburgh, PA) on these health factors...
  40. pmc Maximal exercise electrocardiography responses and coronary heart disease mortality among men with diabetes mellitus
    G William Lyerly
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Circulation 117:2734-42. 2008
    ..However, little is known about the relationship between exercise ECG responses and CHD risk in men with diabetes mellitus...
  41. doi request reprint Emotional outlook on life predicts increases in physical activity among initially inactive men
    Meghan Baruth
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:150-8. 2011
    ..Men with a more positive outlook on life (e.g., happier) may be more likely to increase physical activity levels. Physical activity interventions targeting men may be more successful if they first increase happiness...
  42. pmc Metabolic syndrome and risk of cancer mortality in men
    Jason R Jaggers
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, United States
    Eur J Cancer 45:1831-8. 2009
    ..Little research has focused on pre-cancer risk factors that may affect the outcome of treatment. The purpose of this study was to examine the association between MetS and all-cancer mortality in men...
  43. pmc Usefulness of serum bilirubin and cardiorespiratory fitness as predictors of mortality in men
    Rahma Ajja
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 108:1438-42. 2011
    ..In conclusion, serum bilirubin level and CRF level were strongly and independently associated with all-cause and CVD mortality...
  44. doi request reprint A prospective study of ideal cardiovascular health and depressive symptoms
    Vanesa España-Romero
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC MRC Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK Electronic address
    Psychosomatics 54:525-35. 2013
    ..Ideal cardiovascular health is a new construct defined by the American Heart Association as part of its 2020 Impact Goal...
  45. pmc Sedentary behaviors increase risk of cardiovascular disease mortality in men
    Tatiana Y Warren
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:879-85. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between two sedentary behaviors (riding in a car and watching TV) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality in men in the Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study...
  46. pmc A prospective study of cardiorespiratory fitness and breast cancer mortality
    J Brent Peel
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:742-8. 2009
    ..Physical activity may protect against breast cancer. Few prospective studies have evaluated breast cancer mortality in relation to cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF), an objective marker of physiologic response to physical activity habits...
  47. pmc Alcohol consumption and risk of all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality in men
    Erin K Howie
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Aging Res 2011:805062. 2011
    ..Future research is needed to validate the current public health recommendations for alcohol consumption...
  48. pmc Body mass index as a predictor of hypertension incidence among initially healthy normotensive women
    Sara L Shuger
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Am J Hypertens 21:613-9. 2008
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  49. pmc FTO genotype and the weight loss benefits of moderate intensity exercise
    Jonathan A Mitchell
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University System, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:641-3. 2010
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  50. pmc Electronic feedback in a diet- and physical activity-based lifestyle intervention for weight loss: a randomized controlled trial
    Sara L Shuger
    Salem College, 601 S Church St, Winston Salem, NC 27101, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:41. 2011
    ..The real-time feedback of the SWA can improve individual self-monitoring and, therefore, enhance weight loss outcomes...
  51. doi request reprint Protective role of resting heart rate on all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality
    Arpit Saxena
    Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia
    Mayo Clin Proc 88:1420-6. 2013
    ..To study the protective role of lower resting heart rate (RHR) in cardiovascular disease (CVD) and all-cause mortality...
  52. ncbi request reprint Fitness and adiposity as predictors of functional limitation in adults
    Andrea L Maslow
    Dept of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Phys Act Health 8:18-26. 2011
    ..This study examined the associations of body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC), and cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) with incident functional limitation (IFL) in adults...
  53. pmc A propensity matched study of the association of education and outcomes in chronic heart failure
    Xuemei Sui
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    Int J Cardiol 129:93-9. 2008
    ..However, the effects of patients and spousal education on long-term outcomes in ambulatory chronic HF are unknown...
  54. pmc Association between muscular strength and mortality in men: prospective cohort study
    Jonatan R Ruiz
    Department of Biosciences and Nutrition at Novum, Unit for Preventive Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    BMJ 337:a439. 2008
    ..To examine prospectively the association between muscular strength and mortality from all causes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer in men...
  55. pmc A propensity-matched study of the association of cardiothoracic ratio with morbidity and mortality in chronic heart failure
    Grigorios Giamouzis
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:343-7. 2008
    ..27 (95% CI 1.13 to 1.44, p<0.0001) for HF hospitalization. In conclusion, a baseline CTR>0.50 was associated with increased mortality and morbidity in ambulatory patients with chronic HF...
  56. pmc Race and the natural history of chronic heart failure: a propensity-matched study
    Giovanni Gambassi
    Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    J Card Fail 14:373-8. 2008
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