Tina E Brinkley

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Pericardial fat loss in postmenopausal women under conditions of equal energy deficit
    Tina E Brinkley
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:808-14. 2011
  2. pmc Effect of Ginkgo biloba on blood pressure and incidence of hypertension in elderly men and women
    Tina E Brinkley
    Sticht Center on Aging, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:528-33. 2010
  3. pmc Chronic inflammation is associated with low physical function in older adults across multiple comorbidities
    Tina E Brinkley
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:455-61. 2009
  4. pmc Plasma oxidized low-density lipoprotein levels and arterial stiffness in older adults: the health, aging, and body composition study
    Tina E Brinkley
    Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Hypertension 53:846-52. 2009
  5. pmc Plasma nitrate/nitrite levels are unchanged after long-term aerobic exercise training in older adults
    Tina E Brinkley
    Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Nitric Oxide 21:234-8. 2009
  6. pmc Caloric restriction, aerobic exercise training and soluble lectin-like oxidized LDL receptor-1 levels in overweight and obese post-menopausal women
    T E Brinkley
    J Paul Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:793-9. 2011
  7. pmc Pericardial fat is associated with carotid stiffness in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    T E Brinkley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:332-8. 2011
  8. pmc Total and abdominal adiposity are associated with inflammation in older adults using a factor analysis approach
    Tina E Brinkley
    Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:1099-106. 2012
  9. pmc Pericardial fat and myocardial perfusion in asymptomatic adults from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Tina E Brinkley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine Winston Salem, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e28410. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Intraperitoneal fat is associated with thickening of the thoracic aorta in individuals at high risk for cardiovascular events
    Haroon L Chughtai
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1784-90. 2011

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Pericardial fat loss in postmenopausal women under conditions of equal energy deficit
    Tina E Brinkley
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:808-14. 2011
    ..Weight loss induced by caloric restriction (CR) or aerobic exercise can reduce pericardial fat, and these reductions may help improve cardiovascular health...
  2. pmc Effect of Ginkgo biloba on blood pressure and incidence of hypertension in elderly men and women
    Tina E Brinkley
    Sticht Center on Aging, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:528-33. 2010
    ..Accumulating evidence suggests that Ginkgo biloba is cardioprotective, in part, through its vasodilatory and antihypertensive properties. However, definitive data on its blood pressure (BP)-lowering effects in humans is lacking...
  3. pmc Chronic inflammation is associated with low physical function in older adults across multiple comorbidities
    Tina E Brinkley
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:455-61. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Plasma oxidized low-density lipoprotein levels and arterial stiffness in older adults: the health, aging, and body composition study
    Tina E Brinkley
    Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Hypertension 53:846-52. 2009
    ..These data suggest that ox-LDL may be related to the pathogenesis of arterial stiffness...
  5. pmc Plasma nitrate/nitrite levels are unchanged after long-term aerobic exercise training in older adults
    Tina E Brinkley
    Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Nitric Oxide 21:234-8. 2009
    ..In conclusion, improvements in plasma NO(x) levels and FBF are not evident after long-term training in older adults...
  6. pmc Caloric restriction, aerobic exercise training and soluble lectin-like oxidized LDL receptor-1 levels in overweight and obese post-menopausal women
    T E Brinkley
    J Paul Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:793-9. 2011
    ..However, it is not known whether combining caloric restriction (CR) with exercise training is better in reducing sLOX-1 levels than CR alone...
  7. pmc Pericardial fat is associated with carotid stiffness in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    T E Brinkley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:332-8. 2011
    ..Thus, we determined the association between Pfat and carotid stiffness in 5770 participants (mean age 62 years, 53% female, 25% African American, 24% Hispanic, and 13% Chinese) from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis...
  8. pmc Total and abdominal adiposity are associated with inflammation in older adults using a factor analysis approach
    Tina E Brinkley
    Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:1099-106. 2012
    ..We used factor analysis to identify inflammatory factor(s) and examine their associations with adiposity in older adults at risk for disability...
  9. pmc Pericardial fat and myocardial perfusion in asymptomatic adults from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Tina E Brinkley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine Winston Salem, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e28410. 2011
    ..Previous studies suggest that pericardial fat may contribute to myocardial ischemia in symptomatic individuals. However, it is unknown if pericardial fat has similar effects in asymptomatic individuals...
  10. doi request reprint Intraperitoneal fat is associated with thickening of the thoracic aorta in individuals at high risk for cardiovascular events
    Haroon L Chughtai
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1784-90. 2011
    ..03). Elevated IP fat volume is associated with an increase in ascending AOWT, a condition that promotes CV events in middle aged and elderly adults...
  11. pmc Renal sinus fat and poor blood pressure control in middle-aged and elderly individuals at risk for cardiovascular events
    Haroon L Chughtai
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Hypertension 56:901-6. 2010
    ..These results indicate that further studies are warranted to determine whether fat accumulation in the RS promotes hypertension...
  12. pmc Effect of exercise training on chronic inflammation
    Kristen M Beavers
    J Paul Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 411:785-93. 2010
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  13. pmc Variation in the human lectin-like oxidized low-density lipoprotein receptor 1 (LOX-1) gene is associated with plasma soluble LOX-1 levels
    Tina E Brinkley
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Exp Physiol 93:1085-90. 2008
    ..These associations remained significant after adjusting for age, sex, race and body mass index. In conclusion, variation in the LOX-1 gene is associated with plasma sLOX-1 levels in older men and women...
  14. pmc Elevated soluble lectin-like oxidized LDL receptor-1 (sLOX-1) levels in obese postmenopausal women
    Tina E Brinkley
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1454-6. 2008
    ..In conclusion, obese women have higher sLOX-1 levels, which may reflect increased LOX-1 expression in adipose tissue...
  15. pmc Exercise training as a treatment for chronic inflammation in the elderly
    Barbara J Nicklas
    J Paul Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 37:165-70. 2009
    ..This article highlights emerging data suggesting that increasing physical activity could be effective for reducing chronic inflammation in the elderly...