James D Wilkinson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cancer trends among Hispanic men in South Florida, 1981-1998
    James D Wilkinson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Cancer 94:1183-90. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Longitudinal correlates of health care-seeking behaviors among HIV-seropositive injection drug users: how can we intervene to improve health care utilization?
    James D Wilkinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:S120-6. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of parental reporting of secondhand smoke exposure: The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey III
    James D Wilkinson
    University of Miami Tobacco Research and Evaluation Coordinating Center, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:591-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Providers' HIV prevention discussions with HIV-seropositive injection drug users
    James D Wilkinson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, 1801 NW 9th Avenue, Suite 200, FL 33136, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:699-705. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Secondhand smoke exposure and C-reactive protein levels in youth
    James D Wilkinson
    Tobacco Research and Evaluation Coordinating Center, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:305-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence among Hispanic children in the United States
    James D Wilkinson
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Florida Cancer Data System, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 18:5-13. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Cancer among Hispanic women in South Florida: an 18-year assessment: a report from the Florida Cancer Data System
    James D Wilkinson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Cancer 95:1752-8. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Accuracy of self-reported smoking and secondhand smoke exposure in the US workforce: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys
    Kristopher L Arheart
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Fla 33136, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1414-20. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Risk stratification at diagnosis for children with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: an analysis of data from the Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Registry
    Steven E Lipshultz
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA Electronic address
    Lancet 382:1889-97. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Earlier stage at diagnosis and improved survival among Medicare HMO patients with breast cancer
    Robert S Kirsner
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1619-24. 2010

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint Cancer trends among Hispanic men in South Florida, 1981-1998
    James D Wilkinson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Cancer 94:1183-90. 2002
    ..Periodic updating of cancer incidence data, reflecting current population distribution, lifestyle, and environmental risk factors, is necessary to inform cancer prevention and control activities optimally...
  2. doi request reprint Longitudinal correlates of health care-seeking behaviors among HIV-seropositive injection drug users: how can we intervene to improve health care utilization?
    James D Wilkinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:S120-6. 2007
    ..To identify modifiable factors associated with health care utilization by HIV-negative seropositive injection drug users (IDUs)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of parental reporting of secondhand smoke exposure: The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey III
    James D Wilkinson
    University of Miami Tobacco Research and Evaluation Coordinating Center, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:591-7. 2006
    ..Also, additional research is needed to better determine the level of secondhand smoke exposure that is biologically important in children and adolescents...
  4. ncbi request reprint Providers' HIV prevention discussions with HIV-seropositive injection drug users
    James D Wilkinson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, 1801 NW 9th Avenue, Suite 200, FL 33136, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:699-705. 2006
    ..Effective HIV prevention interventions in primary care settings, including interventions to improve patient-provider communication, are needed for HIV-seropositive IDUs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Secondhand smoke exposure and C-reactive protein levels in youth
    James D Wilkinson
    Tobacco Research and Evaluation Coordinating Center, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:305-7. 2007
    ..Secondhand smoke exposure may pose an important long-term cardiovascular risk for children and adolescents...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence among Hispanic children in the United States
    James D Wilkinson
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Florida Cancer Data System, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 18:5-13. 2005
    ..To directly compare cancer incidence among Hispanic children and non-Hispanic white children in California and Florida, two states in the United States of America that include nearly one in three Hispanic children in the country...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cancer among Hispanic women in South Florida: an 18-year assessment: a report from the Florida Cancer Data System
    James D Wilkinson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Cancer 95:1752-8. 2002
    ..Cancer incidence, risk, and mortality data should reflect current population distribution, lifestyle, and environmental risk factors so that cancer prevention and control activities are informed optimally...
  8. doi request reprint Accuracy of self-reported smoking and secondhand smoke exposure in the US workforce: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys
    Kristopher L Arheart
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Fla 33136, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1414-20. 2008
    ..Occupational health studies often rely on self-reported secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure. This study examines the accuracy of self-reported tobacco use and SHS exposure...
  9. doi request reprint Risk stratification at diagnosis for children with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: an analysis of data from the Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Registry
    Steven E Lipshultz
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA Electronic address
    Lancet 382:1889-97. 2013
    ..Treatment of children with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy might be improved if the risk of death or heart transplantation could be predicted by risk factors present at the time of diagnosis...
  10. doi request reprint Earlier stage at diagnosis and improved survival among Medicare HMO patients with breast cancer
    Robert S Kirsner
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1619-24. 2010
    ..We sought to evaluate differences in the stage at diagnosis and the survival of breast cancer patients enrolled in two different Medicare healthcare delivery systems: fee for service (FFS) and health maintenance organizations (HMO)...
  11. doi request reprint Inflammatory markers and secondhand tobacco smoke exposure among U.S. workers
    John D Clark
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:626-32. 2008
    ..The association between SHS indicated by serum cotinine and markers of inflammation has not been investigated in adult workers...
  12. pmc Earlier age at menopause, work, and tobacco smoke exposure
    Lora E Fleming
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Menopause 15:1103-8. 2008
    ..Earlier age at menopause onset has been associated with increased all-cause, cardiovascular, and cancer mortality risks. The risk of earlier age at menopause associated with primary and secondary tobacco smoke exposure was assessed...
  13. pmc Competing risks for death and cardiac transplantation in children with dilated cardiomyopathy: results from the pediatric cardiomyopathy registry
    Jorge A Alvarez
    Department of Pediatrics D820, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, P O Box 016820, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Circulation 124:814-23. 2011
    ..Risk factors by etiology at clinical presentation have not been determined separately for death and transplantation in population-based studies. Competing risks analysis may inform patient prioritization for transplantation listing...
  14. ncbi request reprint Detecting an association between socioeconomic status and late stage breast cancer using spatial analysis and area-based measures
    Jill Amlong MacKinnon
    Florida Cancer Data System, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, P O Box 016960 D4 11, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:756-62. 2007
    ..To assess the relationship between socioeconomic status (SES) and late stage breast cancer using the cluster detection software SaTScan and U.S. census-derived area-based socioeconomic measures...
  15. doi request reprint Respiratory effects of secondhand smoke exposure among young adults residing in a "clean" indoor air state
    David J Lee
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Community Health 33:117-25. 2008
    ..All municipalities should pursue clean indoor air legislation which does not exempt bars and restaurants. Educational campaigns directed at reducing SHS exposure in motor vehicles also are needed...
  16. doi request reprint Cardiac biomarkers in HIV-exposed uninfected children
    James D Wilkinson
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    AIDS 27:1099-108. 2013
    ..To evaluate associations of cardiac biomarkers with in-utero antiretroviral drug exposures and cardiac function/structure measured by echocardiograms in HIV-exposed but uninfected (HEU) children...
  17. doi request reprint Outcomes in children with Noonan syndrome and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: a study from the Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Registry
    James D Wilkinson
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, FL, USA
    Am Heart J 164:442-8. 2012
    ..Studies of cardiomyopathy in children with Noonan syndrome (NS) have been primarily small case series or cross-sectional studies with small or no comparison groups...
  18. pmc The pediatric cardiomyopathy registry and heart failure: key results from the first 15 years
    James D Wilkinson
    Department of Pediatrics D820, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, PO Box 016820, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Heart Fail Clin 6:401-13, vii. 2010
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  19. ncbi request reprint The effect of medicare health care delivery systems on survival for patients with breast and colorectal cancer
    Robert S Kirsner
    Department of Dermatology, University of Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:769-73. 2006
    ..We evaluated differences in the survival of patients with breast and colorectal cancer at diagnosis between the two Medicare health care delivery systems (FFS and HMO)...
  20. doi request reprint Cardiac status of children infected with human immunodeficiency virus who are receiving long-term combination antiretroviral therapy: results from the Adolescent Master Protocol of the Multicenter Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study
    Steven E Lipshultz
    Department of Pediatrics, Universityof Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, FL, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:520-7. 2013
    ..This study suggests that highly active ART (HAART) does not appear to impair heart function...
  21. pmc Exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and serum inflammatory markers of cardiovascular disease
    John D Clark
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, 1120 NW 14th Street, Room 1049, CRB Building R669 Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Environ Res 117:132-7. 2012
    ..The results of this study do not provide evidence for a relationship between PAH exposure (as measured by urinary levels of PAH metabolites) and serum biomarkers of cardiovascular disease after controlling for tobacco use...
  22. doi request reprint Declining trends in serum cotinine levels in US worker groups: the power of policy
    Kristopher L Arheart
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:57-63. 2008
    ..To explore trends in cotinine levels in US worker groups...
  23. pmc Cardiac effects in perinatally HIV-infected and HIV-exposed but uninfected children and adolescents: a view from the United States of America
    Steven E Lipshultz
    Department of Pediatrics, Jackson Memorial Medical Center and the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Holtz Children s Hospital, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    J Int AIDS Soc 16:18597. 2013
    ..Thus, multi-agent HIV therapies that help sustain life may also increase the risk of cardiovascular events and accelerated atherosclerosis...
  24. doi request reprint Aggregate risk of cardiovascular disease among adolescents perinatally infected with the human immunodeficiency virus
    Kunjal Patel
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA K P, G R S Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Boston, MA K P, J W, D L J, G R S, P L W Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit S E L Division of Pediatric Clinical Research and Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL D C L, G B S, J D W, T L M Saban Research Institute of Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine of USC, Los Angeles, CA M E G Section of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis L A D M Department of Pediatrics, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA R B V D Maternal and Pediatric Infectious Disease Branch, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD G K S Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston W T S Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL L Y Division of Cardiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Brazil
    Circulation 129:1204-12. 2014
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Can the consequences of universal cholesterol screening during childhood prevent cardiovascular disease and thus reduce long-term health care costs?
    Steven E Lipshultz
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 9:698-705. 2012
    ..This commentary discusses the medical, psychosocial and economic benefits and risks of universal cholesterol screening in children...
  26. ncbi request reprint The effect of Medicare health care systems on women with breast and cervical cancer
    Robert S Kirsner
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33125, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:1381-8. 2005
    ..We evaluated possible differences in the stage at diagnosis for breast and cervical cancer between 2 Medicare health care delivery systems (ie, fee for service and HMO) over the period 1985-2001...
  27. pmc Treating children with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (from the Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Registry)
    William G Harmon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Am J Cardiol 104:281-6. 2009
    ..In conclusion, therapeutic clinical trials are strongly indicated because practice variation is substantial and medical outcomes in these children have not improved in the previous several decades...
  28. pmc The impact of heart failure severity at time of listing for cardiac transplantation on survival in pediatric cardiomyopathy
    Ranae L Larsen
    Department of Pediatrics, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 30:755-60. 2011
    ..We hypothesized a similar survival benefit of heart transplantation for childhood cardiomyopathies with heart failure...
  29. doi request reprint Pediatric cardiomyopathies: causes, epidemiology, clinical course, preventive strategies and therapies
    Steven E Lipshultz
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1601 NW 12th Avenue, 9th Floor, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Future Cardiol 9:817-48. 2013
    ..In this article, we comprehensively review current research on various presentations of this disease, along with current knowledge about their causes, treatments and clinical outcomes. ..
  30. pmc Cardiac effects of antiretroviral therapy in HIV-negative infants born to HIV-positive mothers: NHLBI CHAART-1 (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Cardiovascular Status of HAART Therapy in HIV-Exposed Infants and Children cohort study)
    Steven E Lipshultz
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 57:76-85. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the possible effects of antiretroviral therapy (ART) in utero on cardiac development and function in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-negative children...
  31. ncbi request reprint Caregiver health literacy and the use of child health services
    Lee M Sanders
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1601 NW 12th Ave, Suite 4063, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e86-92. 2007
    ..The purpose of this work was to assess the association between caregiver health literacy and the use and cost of child health services...
  32. pmc Clinical research directions in pediatric cardiology
    Steven E Lipshultz
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Clinical Research, University of Miami, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 21:585-93. 2009
    ..Renewed interest in federally funded clinical research makes it timely to propose a comprehensive research agenda that, with its associated rationale, will attract public funds for research into child cardiovascular health and disease...
  33. doi request reprint Proteinuria in children infected with the human immunodeficiency virus
    Aida I Chaparro
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    J Pediatr 152:844-9. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence of proteinuria in a large cohort of children infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and their longitudinal progression during treatment with highly active antiretroviral therapy...
  34. ncbi request reprint The association of Medicare health care delivery systems with stage at diagnosis and survival for patients with melanoma
    Robert S Kirsner
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Arch Dermatol 141:753-7. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Incidence, causes, and outcomes of dilated cardiomyopathy in children
    Jeffrey A Towbin
    Texas Children s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA
    JAMA 296:1867-76. 2006
    ..Dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is the most common form of cardiomyopathy and cause of cardiac transplantation in children. However, the epidemiology and clinical course of DCM in children are not well established...
  36. doi request reprint Microsocial environmental influences on highly active antiretroviral therapy outcomes among active injection drug users: the role of informal caregiving and household factors
    Amy R Knowlton
    Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:S110-9. 2007
    ..The findings suggest that adherence interventions for IDUs should promote existing informal HIV caregiving, living with supportive others, and positive medication-taking norms among social networks...
  37. ncbi request reprint Psychological and behavioral correlates of entering care for HIV infection: the Antiretroviral Treatment Access Study (ARTAS)
    Lytt I Gardner
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:418-25. 2007
    ..Knowing a person's stages of readiness to enter care and their support networks can help case managers formulate optimal client plans...
  38. doi request reprint Results from a randomized controlled trial of a peer-mentoring intervention to reduce HIV transmission and increase access to care and adherence to HIV medications among HIV-seropositive injection drug users
    David W Purcell
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:S35-47. 2007
    ..We sought to evaluate the efficacy of an intervention to reduce sexual and injection transmission risk behaviors and to increase utilization of medical care and adherence to HIV medications among this population...
  39. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with establishing a causal diagnosis for children with cardiomyopathy
    Gerald F Cox
    Division of Genetics, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1519-31. 2006
    ..The goal was to identify the clinical variables associated with establishing a cause of cardiomyopathy in children...
  40. ncbi request reprint Increased fatalities after motorcycle helmet law repeal: is it all because of lack of helmets?
    Terence O'Keeffe
    Division of Burn, Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas 75390 9158, USA
    J Trauma 63:1006-9. 2007
    ..We examined the effect of the repeal of Florida's helmet law in July 2000 to test the hypothesis that the increase in fatalities observed after repeal resulted from an increase in the number of motorcycle riders...