E Vittinghoff

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Combination antiretroviral therapy and recent declines in AIDS incidence and mortality
    E Vittinghoff
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Infect Dis 179:717-20. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Drug use and sexual risk behavior among gay and bisexual men who attend circuit parties: a venue-based comparison
    G N Colfax
    HIV Research Branch, San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, California 94102 6033, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 28:373-9. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Cofactors for HIV disease progression in a cohort of homosexual and bisexual men
    E Vittinghoff
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 27:308-14. 2001
  4. 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
  5. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormones and incontinence: the Heart and Estrogen/Progestin Replacement Study
    D Grady
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 97:116-20. 2001
  6. 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
  7. pmc Housing instability and incident hypertension in the CARDIA cohort
    M Vijayaraghavan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Urban Health 90:427-41. 2013
  8. pmc Statin use is associated with lower risk of atrial fibrillation in women with coronary disease: the HERS trial
    C N Pellegrini
    Division of Cardiology, Electrophysiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Heart 95:704-8. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Diminished spontaneous apoptosis in lymphocytes from human immunodeficiency virus-infected long-term nonprogressors
    T J Liegler
    Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology, San Francisco, California 94141 9100, USA
    J Infect Dis 178:669-79. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the health care utilization of homeless persons
    M B Kushel
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, Department of Medicine, Box 0936, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    JAMA 285:200-6. 2001

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Combination antiretroviral therapy and recent declines in AIDS incidence and mortality
    E Vittinghoff
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Infect Dis 179:717-20. 1999
    ..The introduction of combination antiretroviral therapy as the standard of care may already have had measurable effects...
  2. ncbi request reprint Drug use and sexual risk behavior among gay and bisexual men who attend circuit parties: a venue-based comparison
    G N Colfax
    HIV Research Branch, San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, California 94102 6033, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 28:373-9. 2001
    ..High-risk sexual activity and drug use may be particularly high during circuit party (CP) weekends, during which gay/bisexual men congregate for social activities and dancing...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cofactors for HIV disease progression in a cohort of homosexual and bisexual men
    E Vittinghoff
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 27:308-14. 2001
    ..45; 95% CI, 1.02-2.04) and AIDS. The associations of accelerated progression with weekly use of recreational drugs and unprotected receptive anal intercourse need to be confirmed in other prospective cohorts...
  4. 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormones and incontinence: the Heart and Estrogen/Progestin Replacement Study
    D Grady
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 97:116-20. 2001
    ..To determine whether postmenopausal hormone therapy improves the severity of urinary incontinence...
  6. 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...
  7. pmc Housing instability and incident hypertension in the CARDIA cohort
    M Vijayaraghavan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Urban Health 90:427-41. 2013
    ..g., stress from intimate partner violence) leading to development of hypertension. Studies that examine the role of these psychosocial stressors in development of hypertension risk among unstably housed white women are needed...
  8. pmc Statin use is associated with lower risk of atrial fibrillation in women with coronary disease: the HERS trial
    C N Pellegrini
    Division of Cardiology, Electrophysiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Heart 95:704-8. 2009
    ..To determine the efficacy of statin treatment in atrial fibrillation (AF) prevention in women...
  9. ncbi request reprint Diminished spontaneous apoptosis in lymphocytes from human immunodeficiency virus-infected long-term nonprogressors
    T J Liegler
    Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology, San Francisco, California 94141 9100, USA
    J Infect Dis 178:669-79. 1998
    ..These findings demonstrate that increased lymphocyte apoptosis is evident prior to CD4 T cell decline and that LTNP are relatively resistant to the factors that induce accentuated levels of spontaneous but not mitogen-induced cell death...
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the health care utilization of homeless persons
    M B Kushel
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, Department of Medicine, Box 0936, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    JAMA 285:200-6. 2001
    ..Homeless persons face numerous barriers to receiving health care and have high rates of illness and disability. Factors associated with health care utilization by homeless persons have not been explored from a national perspective...
  11. ncbi request reprint Urinary tract infections in postmenopausal women: effect of hormone therapy and risk factors
    J S Brown
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 98:1045-52. 2001
    ..To assess the effects of hormone therapy on urinary tract infection frequency and to examine potential risk factors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Communication of HIV viral load to guide sexual risk decisions with serodiscordant partners among San Francisco men who have sex with men
    R Guzman
    AIDS Office, San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    AIDS Care 18:983-9. 2006
    ..Interventions targeting MSM should explain that while risk of transmission is likely reduced with a low blood plasma VL, it is not necessarily eliminated...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cost of pelvic organ prolapse surgery in the United States
    L L Subak
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, Mount Zion Women s Health, San Francisco, California 94143 1688, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 98:646-51. 2001
    ..To estimate the annual direct cost to society of pelvic organ prolapse operations in the United States...
  14. pmc Laboratory reproducibility of biochemical markers of bone turnover in clinical practice
    A L Schafer
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Osteoporos Int 21:439-45. 2010
    ..Longitudinal and within-run laboratory reproducibility varied substantially. Efforts to improve the reproducibility of these tests are needed...
  15. pmc Age-related hyperkyphosis, independent of spinal osteoporosis, is associated with impaired mobility in older community-dwelling women
    W B Katzman
    University of California, San Francisco, UCSF Box 0625, San Francisco, CA 94143 0625
    Osteoporos Int 22:85-90. 2011
    ..Hyperyphosis is associated with slower Timed Up and Go performance times and may be a useful clinical marker signaling the need for evaluation of vertebral fracture and falling risk...
  16. pmc Advanced glycation end product level, diabetes, and accelerated cognitive aging
    Kristine Yaffe
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Neurology 77:1351-6. 2011
    ..AGEs are cross-linked products that result from reactions between glucose and proteins. Little is known about the association between peripheral AGE concentration and cognitive aging...
  17. doi request reprint Sample size calculations for evaluating mediation
    E Vittinghoff
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Stat Med 28:541-57. 2009
    ..For the Poisson model, a new analytic method is also proposed. The behavior of the different proposals is investigated by means of simulation studies...
  18. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of estrogen plus progestin for secondary prevention of coronary heart disease in postmenopausal women. Heart and Estrogen/progestin Replacement Study (HERS) Research Group
    S Hulley
    University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    JAMA 280:605-13. 1998
    ..However, given the favorable pattern of CHD events after several years of therapy, it could be appropriate for women already receiving this treatment to continue...
  19. ncbi request reprint Case-only analysis of treatment-covariate interactions in clinical trials
    E Vittinghoff
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Division of Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Biometrics 62:769-76. 2006
    ..Case-only methods are even more efficient, and reliable under a range of circumstances...
  20. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence in elderly women: findings from the Health, Aging, and Body Composition Study
    R A Jackson
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:301-7. 2004
    ..To estimate the prevalence of and risk factors for stress and urge incontinence in a biracial sample of well-functioning older women...
  21. ncbi request reprint Contrasting genetic influence of CCR2 and CCR5 variants on HIV-1 infection and disease progression. Hemophilia Growth and Development Study (HGDS), Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study (MACS), Multicenter Hemophilia Cohort Study (MHCS), San Francisco City Cohort
    M W Smith
    Science Applications International Corp Frederick, National Cancer Institute, Frederick, MD 21702 1201, USA
    Science 277:959-65. 1997
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  22. ncbi request reprint What happened to home HIV test collection kits? Intent to use kits, actual use, and barriers to use among persons at risk for HIV infection
    G N Colfax
    HIV Research Branch, San Francisco Department of Public Health, 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Care 14:675-82. 2002
    ..Increasing awareness of kits, reducing price and addressing concerns about kit testing procedures may increase kit use, leading to more HIV testing by at-risk individuals...
  23. ncbi request reprint Hormone treatment--misconceptions and agreements
    S B Hulley
    Eur Heart J 23:89-91. 2002
  24. pmc Control of HIV-1 viremia and protection from AIDS are associated with HLA-Bw4 homozygosity
    P O Flores-Villanueva
    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, One Jimmy Fund Way, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:5140-5. 2001
    ..We conclude that homozygosity for HLA-Bw4-bearing B alleles is associated with a significant advantage and that the HLA-Bw4 motif is important in AIDS pathogenesis...
  25. ncbi request reprint Slow diffusion of home HIV-specimen collection: provider concerns at odds with client preferences
    F Spielberg
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 28:51-7. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Home specimen collection and telephone counseling appear to be preferred by study participants at high risk of HIV infection. Staff and community advisory board members had stronger reservations than prospective users...