Uchechukwu K Sampson

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Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Global and regional burden of aortic dissection and aneurysms: mortality trends in 21 world regions, 1990 to 2010
    Uchechukwu K A Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center VUMC, Nashville, TN, USA Electronic address
    Glob Heart 9:171-180.e10. 2014
  2. doi Estimation of global and regional incidence and prevalence of abdominal aortic aneurysms 1990 to 2010
    Uchechukwu K A Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center VUMC, Nashville, TN, USA Electronic address
    Glob Heart 9:159-70. 2014
  3. doi Global and regional burden of death and disability from peripheral artery disease: 21 world regions, 1990 to 2010
    Uchechukwu K A Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center VUMC, Nashville, TN, USA Electronic address
    Glob Heart 9:145-158.e21. 2014
  4. doi Health promotion and cardiovascular disease prevention in sub-Saharan Africa
    Uchechukwu K A Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, VUMC, Nashville, TN Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, VUMC, Nashville, TN Electronic address
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 56:344-55. 2013
  5. pmc Short-term trends in heart failure-related hospitalizations in a high-risk state
    Uchechukwu K A Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Tennessee State University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    South Med J 106:147-54. 2013
  6. pmc Residual cardiovascular risk despite optimal LDL cholesterol reduction with statins: the evidence, etiology, and therapeutic challenges
    Uchechukwu K Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Atherosclerosis Research Unit, 383 PRB 2220 Pierce Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232 6300, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 14:1-10. 2012
  7. pmc Are statins diabetogenic?
    Uchechukwu K Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 6300, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 26:342-7. 2011
  8. pmc Benzo[a]pyrene potentiates the pathogenesis of abdominal aortic aneurysms in apolipoprotein E knockout mice
    Petra A Prins
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 6300, USA
    Cell Physiol Biochem 29:121-30. 2012
  9. pmc Angiotensin-induced abdominal aortic aneurysms in hypercholesterolemic mice: role of serum cholesterol and temporal effects of exposure
    Petra A Prins
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center VUMC, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e84517. 2014
  10. pmc Quantitative estimates of the variability of in vivo sonographic measurements of the mouse aorta for studies of abdominal aortic aneurysms and related arterial diseases
    Uchechukwu K Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 30:773-84. 2011

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Publications10

  1. doi Global and regional burden of aortic dissection and aneurysms: mortality trends in 21 world regions, 1990 to 2010
    Uchechukwu K A Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center VUMC, Nashville, TN, USA Electronic address
    Glob Heart 9:171-180.e10. 2014
    ..92 (95% CI: 0.6 to 4.35) versusĀ +1.05 (95% CI: 0.61 to 2.42). In contrast to high-income regions, the observed pattern in developing regions suggests increasing AA burden, which portends future health system challenges in these regions. ..
  2. doi Estimation of global and regional incidence and prevalence of abdominal aortic aneurysms 1990 to 2010
    Uchechukwu K A Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center VUMC, Nashville, TN, USA Electronic address
    Glob Heart 9:159-70. 2014
    ..AAA global prevalence and incidence rates have decreased over the last 20 years. However, rising rates in some regions highlight the need for policies to enhance global disease surveillance and prevention. ..
  3. doi Global and regional burden of death and disability from peripheral artery disease: 21 world regions, 1990 to 2010
    Uchechukwu K A Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center VUMC, Nashville, TN, USA Electronic address
    Glob Heart 9:145-158.e21. 2014
    ..Furthermore, the relative increase in PAD burden in developing regions of the world is striking and exceeds the increases in developed nations. ..
  4. doi Health promotion and cardiovascular disease prevention in sub-Saharan Africa
    Uchechukwu K A Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, VUMC, Nashville, TN Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, VUMC, Nashville, TN Electronic address
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 56:344-55. 2013
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  5. pmc Short-term trends in heart failure-related hospitalizations in a high-risk state
    Uchechukwu K A Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Tennessee State University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    South Med J 106:147-54. 2013
    ..We sought to determine whether there are signs of improvement in the rates of heart failure (HF) hospitalizations given the recent reports of improvement in national trends...
  6. pmc Residual cardiovascular risk despite optimal LDL cholesterol reduction with statins: the evidence, etiology, and therapeutic challenges
    Uchechukwu K Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Atherosclerosis Research Unit, 383 PRB 2220 Pierce Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232 6300, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 14:1-10. 2012
    ..Consequently, absolute risk modulation via lifestyle changes remains the centerpiece of a strategy addressing the physiologic drivers of CVR associated with HDL-C/TG, especially in the context of diabetes/metabolic syndrome...
  7. pmc Are statins diabetogenic?
    Uchechukwu K Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 6300, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 26:342-7. 2011
    ..Here we review clinical trial evidence related to statin use and incident diabetes, and the potential mechanisms for this association...
  8. pmc Benzo[a]pyrene potentiates the pathogenesis of abdominal aortic aneurysms in apolipoprotein E knockout mice
    Petra A Prins
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 6300, USA
    Cell Physiol Biochem 29:121-30. 2012
    ..05). No AAA occurred in control or BaP groups. These findings suggest the role of BaP exposure in potentiating AAA pathogenesis, which may have potential public health significance...
  9. pmc Angiotensin-induced abdominal aortic aneurysms in hypercholesterolemic mice: role of serum cholesterol and temporal effects of exposure
    Petra A Prins
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center VUMC, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e84517. 2014
    ..Thus, we sought insight into the temporal evolution of AAA in apolipoprotein (apo)E(-/-) mice...
  10. pmc Quantitative estimates of the variability of in vivo sonographic measurements of the mouse aorta for studies of abdominal aortic aneurysms and related arterial diseases
    Uchechukwu K Sampson
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 30:773-84. 2011
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