R P Tracy

Summary

Affiliation: University of Vermont
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Thrombolytic therapy and proteolysis of factor V
    R P Tracy
    Department of Pathology, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 30:716-24. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Lifetime smoking exposure affects the association of C-reactive protein with cardiovascular disease risk factors and subclinical disease in healthy elderly subjects
    R P Tracy
    Department of Pathology and Biochemistry, University of Vermont, Colchester 05446, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 17:2167-76. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Relation of coagulation parameters to patency and recurrent ischemia in the Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) Phase II Trial
    R P Tracy
    Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Colchester 05446, USA
    Am Heart J 135:29-37. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship of fibrinogen and factors VII and VIII to incident cardiovascular disease and death in the elderly: results from the cardiovascular health study
    R P Tracy
    Departments of Pathology and Biochemistry and the Laboratory for Clinical Biochemistry Research, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 19:1776-83. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of postmenopausal hormones on inflammation-sensitive proteins: the Postmenopausal Estrogen/Progestin Interventions (PEPI) Study
    M Cushman
    Departments of Medicine, and Biochemistry, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05446, USA
    Circulation 100:717-22. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship of C-reactive protein to risk of cardiovascular disease in the elderly. Results from the Cardiovascular Health Study and the Rural Health Promotion Project
    R P Tracy
    University of Vermont, Colchester 05446, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 17:1121-7. 1997
  7. ncbi request reprint Soluble intracellular adhesion molecule-1 is associated with cardiovascular disease risk and mortality in older adults
    N S Jenny
    Department of Pathology, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 4:107-13. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal stability of coagulation, fibrinolysis, and inflammation factors in stored plasma samples
    M R Lewis
    Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, USA
    Thromb Haemost 86:1495-500. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy, inflammation, and hemostasis in elderly women
    M Cushman
    Departments of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 19:893-9. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Assays for thrombosis factors: relations to plasma lipids
    R P Tracy
    Department of Pathology, University of Vermont, Colchester 05446, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 65:1669S-1673S. 1997

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Thrombolytic therapy and proteolysis of factor V
    R P Tracy
    Department of Pathology, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 30:716-24. 1997
    ..We sought to determine the extent of Factor V proteolysis during thrombolytic therapy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Lifetime smoking exposure affects the association of C-reactive protein with cardiovascular disease risk factors and subclinical disease in healthy elderly subjects
    R P Tracy
    Department of Pathology and Biochemistry, University of Vermont, Colchester 05446, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 17:2167-76. 1997
    ..Moreover, exposure to smoking affects the relation of CRP to these other factors...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relation of coagulation parameters to patency and recurrent ischemia in the Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) Phase II Trial
    R P Tracy
    Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Colchester 05446, USA
    Am Heart J 135:29-37. 1998
    ..The aPTT results support frequent monitoring during the first 24 to 48 hours to ensure optimal clinical outcome. The coagulation factor results suggest that there may be an optimum window for fibrinogenolysis in this setting...
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship of fibrinogen and factors VII and VIII to incident cardiovascular disease and death in the elderly: results from the cardiovascular health study
    R P Tracy
    Departments of Pathology and Biochemistry and the Laboratory for Clinical Biochemistry Research, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 19:1776-83. 1999
    ..We conclude that, if confirmed in other studies, the measurement of fibrinogen and/or factor VIII may help identify older individuals at higher risk for CVD events and mortality...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of postmenopausal hormones on inflammation-sensitive proteins: the Postmenopausal Estrogen/Progestin Interventions (PEPI) Study
    M Cushman
    Departments of Medicine, and Biochemistry, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05446, USA
    Circulation 100:717-22. 1999
    ..Because higher levels of inflammation factors predict vascular disease outcomes, the effect of hormones on these factors is of interest...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship of C-reactive protein to risk of cardiovascular disease in the elderly. Results from the Cardiovascular Health Study and the Rural Health Promotion Project
    R P Tracy
    University of Vermont, Colchester 05446, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 17:1121-7. 1997
    ..7 (CI = 1.10 to 6.60). In conclusion, CRP was associated with incident events in the elderly, especially in those with subclinical disease at baseline...
  7. ncbi request reprint Soluble intracellular adhesion molecule-1 is associated with cardiovascular disease risk and mortality in older adults
    N S Jenny
    Department of Pathology, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 4:107-13. 2006
    ..Intracellular adhesion molecule-1 (ICAM-1) regulates leukocyte-endothelial attachment, a process crucial to atherosclerosis. Circulating soluble ICAM-1 (sICAM-1) may serve as a marker of cardiovascular disease (CVD) progression...
  8. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal stability of coagulation, fibrinolysis, and inflammation factors in stored plasma samples
    M R Lewis
    Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, USA
    Thromb Haemost 86:1495-500. 2001
    ..Our finding of longitudinal stability in the biochemical properties of frozen plasma strengthens the presumption of sample stability on which molecular epidemiologic studies are based...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy, inflammation, and hemostasis in elderly women
    M Cushman
    Departments of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 19:893-9. 1999
    ..Associations with hemostasis markers indicated no association with evidence of procoagulation and a possible association with increased fibrinolytic activity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Assays for thrombosis factors: relations to plasma lipids
    R P Tracy
    Department of Pathology, University of Vermont, Colchester 05446, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 65:1669S-1673S. 1997
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  11. ncbi request reprint Tamoxifen and cardiac risk factors in healthy women: Suggestion of an anti-inflammatory effect
    M Cushman
    Department of Medicine and Pathology, University of Vermont, Burlington 05446, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 21:255-61. 2001
    ..These findings are in contrast to recent reports of increased C-reactive protein associated with postmenopausal estrogen. The potential for beneficial cardiovascular effects of tamoxifen in healthy women is suggested...
  12. ncbi request reprint Inflammation markers and coronary heart disease
    R P Tracy
    Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Colchester, USA
    Curr Opin Lipidol 10:435-41. 1999
    ..This has implications for the interpretation of marker levels and the timing of the future events that they predict...
  13. ncbi request reprint Lack of association of the plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 4G/5G promoter polymorphism with cardiovascular disease in the elderly
    P Crainich
    Department of Pathology, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont 05446, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 1:1799-804. 2003
    ..Our results suggest that the PAI-1 4G/5G promoter polymorphism is not associated CVD risk factors or incident CVD events in the elderly...
  14. ncbi request reprint Emerging relationships of inflammation, cardiovascular disease and chronic diseases of aging
    R P Tracy
    Laboratory for Clinical Biochemistry Research, Department of Pathology, University of Vermont, Colchester, VT 05446, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:S29-34. 2003
    ..Although daunting in complexity, studies on the relation of inflammation to disease have already proven useful, and hold promise for providing fundamental advances in both basic biology and clinical medicine...
  15. ncbi request reprint The relation of body fat mass and distribution to markers of chronic inflammation
    A Festa
    Department of Medicine, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:1407-15. 2001
    ..These associations were not explained by lower S(I) in obese subjects. Chronic, subclinical inflammation may be one pathophysiological mechanism explaining the increased risk of atherosclerotic disease associated with adiposity...
  16. ncbi request reprint Associations of plasma fibrinogen levels with established cardiovascular disease risk factors, inflammatory markers, and other characteristics: individual participant meta-analysis of 154,211 adults in 31 prospective studies: the fibrinogen studies collab
    S Kaptoge
    Am J Epidemiol 166:867-79. 2007
    ..These findings substantially advance understanding of the correlates and possible determinants of fibrinogen levels...
  17. ncbi request reprint The Emerging Risk Factors Collaboration: analysis of individual data on lipid, inflammatory and other markers in over 1.1 million participants in 104 prospective studies of cardiovascular diseases
    J Danesh
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:839-69. 2007
    ..It will, therefore, help to determine to what extent such associations are independent from possible confounding factors and to what extent such markers (separately and in combination) provide incremental predictive value...
  18. ncbi request reprint Is type 2 diabetes a chronic inflammatory/autoimmune disease?
    M A Syed
    Diabetes Nutr Metab 15:68-83. 2002
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  19. ncbi request reprint The prospective association between adiponectin and coronary artery disease among individuals with type 1 diabetes. The Pittsburgh Epidemiology of Diabetes Complications Study
    T Costacou
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Diabetologia 48:41-8. 2005
    ..We assessed the prospective association between adiponectin concentration and coronary artery disease in individuals with type 1 diabetes...
  20. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein is more strongly related to post-glucose load glucose than to fasting glucose in non-diabetic subjects; the Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study
    A Festa
    Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX 78228 3900, USA
    Diabet Med 19:939-43. 2002
    ..We hypothesized that subclinical inflammation, as indicated by elevated serum levels of C-reactive protein (CRP), may partially explain the association of cardiovascular disease with post-challenge glycaemia...
  21. ncbi request reprint Association between patterns of nucleotide variation across the three fibrinogen genes and plasma fibrinogen levels: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study
    A P Reiner
    Departments of Epidemiology and Genome Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101 1448, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 4:1279-87. 2006
    ..Previous genotype-phenotype association studies of fibrinogen have been limited by incomplete knowledge of genomic sequence variation within and between major ethnic groups in FGB, FGA, and FGG...
  22. pmc Respiratory muscle strength and the risk of incident cardiovascular events
    J Van Der Palen
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Thorax 59:1063-7. 2004
    ..The prognostic importance of MIP for cardiovascular events among elderly community dwelling individuals is unknown. Diminished forced vital capacity (FVC) is a risk factor for cardiovascular events which remains largely unexplained...