RALPH B D'AGOSTINO

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Neighborhood level risk factors for type 1 diabetes in youth: the SEARCH case-control study
    Angela D Liese
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 11:1. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular disease risk factors predict the development of type 2 diabetes: the insulin resistance atherosclerosis study
    RALPH B D'AGOSTINO
    Department of Public Health Science, Biostatistics Section, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2234-40. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Disparities in A1C levels between Hispanic and non-Hispanic white adults with diabetes: a meta-analysis
    Julienne K Kirk
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:240-6. 2008
  4. pmc Novel approach to early detection of doxorubicin cardiotoxicity by gadolinium-enhanced cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in an experimental model
    James C Lightfoot
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 3:550-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Evaluating the effectiveness of a lay health promoter-led, community-based participatory pesticide safety intervention with farmworker families
    Sara A Quandt
    Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Health Promot Pract 14:425-32. 2013
  6. pmc Location of arterial stiffening differs in those with impaired fasting glucose versus diabetes: implications for left ventricular hypertrophy from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Pairoj Rerkpattanapipat
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Diabetes 58:946-53. 2009
  7. pmc Diabetes in non-Hispanic white youth: prevalence, incidence, and clinical characteristics: the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study
    Ronny A Bell
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:S102-11. 2009
  8. pmc The resistance of breast cancer stem cells to conventional hyperthermia and their sensitivity to nanoparticle-mediated photothermal therapy
    Andrew R Burke
    Department of Cancer Biology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Biomaterials 33:2961-70. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Gender and C-reactive protein: data from the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) cohort
    Susan G Lakoski
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am Heart J 152:593-8. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, insulin sensitivity, and hypertension among US adults: findings from the Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study
    Capri Gabrielle Foy
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27104, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:921-8. 2006

Research Grants

  1. METHODS FOR EPIDEMIOLOGIC DATA WITH MISSING VALUES
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 1999
  2. METHODS FOR EPIDEMIOLOGIC DATA WITH MISSING VALUES
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 2000
  3. Insulin Resistance and Adenomas of the Colorectum
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 2001
  4. METHODS FOR EPIDEMIOLOGIC DATA WITH MISSING VALUES
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 2001
  5. METHODS FOR EPIDEMIOLOGIC DATA WITH MISSING VALUES
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 2002
  6. Insulin Resistance and Adenomas of the Colorectum
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 2002
  7. Insulin Resistance and Adenomas of the Colorectum
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 2003
  8. METHODS FOR EPIDEMIOLOGIC DATA WITH MISSING VALUES
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 2003

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Neighborhood level risk factors for type 1 diabetes in youth: the SEARCH case-control study
    Angela D Liese
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 921 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 11:1. 2012
    ..Home addresses were used to identify Census tracts of residence. Neighborhood-level variables were obtained from 2000 U.S. Census. Multivariate generalized linear mixed models were applied...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular disease risk factors predict the development of type 2 diabetes: the insulin resistance atherosclerosis study
    RALPH B D'AGOSTINO
    Department of Public Health Science, Biostatistics Section, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2234-40. 2004
    ..Our objective was to determine whether the presence of CVD RFs predict the eventual development of diabetes after controlling for known RFs, such as directly measured insulin resistance and obesity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Disparities in A1C levels between Hispanic and non-Hispanic white adults with diabetes: a meta-analysis
    Julienne K Kirk
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:240-6. 2008
    ..Hispanics have higher rates of diabetes and diabetes-related complications than do non-Hispanic whites. A meta-analysis was conducted to estimate the difference between the mean values of A1C for these two groups...
  4. pmc Novel approach to early detection of doxorubicin cardiotoxicity by gadolinium-enhanced cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in an experimental model
    James C Lightfoot
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 3:550-8. 2010
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  5. doi request reprint Evaluating the effectiveness of a lay health promoter-led, community-based participatory pesticide safety intervention with farmworker families
    Sara A Quandt
    Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Health Promot Pract 14:425-32. 2013
    ..This study adds to the literature by demonstrating their effectiveness in a public health setting with rigorous evaluation...
  6. pmc Location of arterial stiffening differs in those with impaired fasting glucose versus diabetes: implications for left ventricular hypertrophy from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Pairoj Rerkpattanapipat
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Diabetes 58:946-53. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Diabetes in non-Hispanic white youth: prevalence, incidence, and clinical characteristics: the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study
    Ronny A Bell
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:S102-11. 2009
    ..To investigate the incidence, prevalence, and clinical characteristics of diabetes among U.S. non-Hispanic white (NHW) youth...
  8. pmc The resistance of breast cancer stem cells to conventional hyperthermia and their sensitivity to nanoparticle-mediated photothermal therapy
    Andrew R Burke
    Department of Cancer Biology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Biomaterials 33:2961-70. 2012
    ..These data suggest that nanotube-mediated thermal treatment can simultaneously eliminate both the differentiated cells that constitute the bulk of a tumor and the BCSCs that drive tumor growth and recurrence...
  9. ncbi request reprint Gender and C-reactive protein: data from the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) cohort
    Susan G Lakoski
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am Heart J 152:593-8. 2006
    ..Determining gender-specific differences in CRP may alter how CRP levels are interpreted and used to determine risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, insulin sensitivity, and hypertension among US adults: findings from the Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study
    Capri Gabrielle Foy
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27104, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:921-8. 2006
    ..33, 95% CI: 0.26, 0.41). These results suggest that longitudinal studies are warranted to determine whether insulin sensitivity is a mediator of the relation between physical activity and hypertension...
  11. ncbi request reprint Diabetic cardiomyopathy and subclinical cardiovascular disease: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Alain G Bertoni
    Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Department of Public Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:588-94. 2006
    ..We examined whether diabetic cardiomyopathy is associated with subclinical atherosclerosis and if abnormalities are found with impaired fasting glucose (IFG)...
  12. pmc Disparities in HbA1c levels between African-American and non-Hispanic white adults with diabetes: a meta-analysis
    Julienne K Kirk
    Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2130-6. 2006
    ..Data sources included PubMed, Web of Science, the Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health, the Cochrane Library, the Combined Health Information Database, and the Education Resources Information Center...
  13. pmc Feasibility of using a community-supported agriculture program to improve fruit and vegetable inventories and consumption in an underresourced urban community
    Sara A Quandt
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E136. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to test the feasibility of a CSA intervention to increase household inventory of fruits and vegetables and fruit and vegetable consumption of residents of an underresourced community...
  14. pmc Potential impact of adding genetic markers to clinical parameters in predicting prostate biopsy outcomes in men following an initial negative biopsy: findings from the REDUCE trial
    A Karim Kader
    Center for Cancer Genomics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Eur Urol 62:953-61. 2012
    ..Several germline single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) have been consistently associated with prostate cancer (PCa) risk...
  15. ncbi request reprint Overview of missing data techniques
    RALPH B D'AGOSTINO
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 404:339-52. 2007
    ..This chapter will review different missing data mechanisms, including random and non-random mechanisms. Basic methods will be presented using examples to illustrate approaches to analyzing data in the presence of missing data...
  16. pmc Prevalence and prediction of primary sleep disorders in a clinical trial of depressed patients with insomnia
    W Vaughn McCall
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 5:454-8. 2009
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  17. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance and adiposity influence lipoprotein size and subclass concentrations. Results from the Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study
    David C Goff
    Public Health Sciences and Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Meicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    Metabolism 54:264-70. 2005
    ..We examined the association of insulin resistance and adiposity with lipoprotein particle size, concentration, and subclass concentrations...
  18. doi request reprint Evaluation of free to grow: head start partnerships to promote substance-free communities
    Mark Wolfson
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Eval Rev 35:153-88. 2011
    ..Results provide highly limited support for the concept that family and neighborhood conditions that are likely to affect child development and well-being can be changed through organized efforts implemented by local HS programs...
  19. pmc Variation in susceptibility of human malignant melanomas to oncolytic vesicular stomatitis virus
    Aaron U Blackham
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Surgery 153:333-43. 2013
    ..Herein, we have explored the mechanistic determinants of mutant M protein VSV (M51R-VSV) susceptibility in malignant melanoma cells...
  20. ncbi request reprint Gamma Knife surgery targeting the resection cavity of brain metastasis that has progressed after whole-brain radiotherapy
    Paul K Kim
    Department of Neurosurgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    J Neurosurg 105:75-8. 2006
    ..The authors describe their experience in using Gamma Knife surgery (GKS) to target the resection cavity in patients whose tumors had progressed after WBRT...
  21. doi request reprint The effectiveness of regionalized burn care: an analysis of 6,873 burn admissions in North Carolina from 2000 to 2007
    James H Holmes
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:487-93, 493.e1-6; discussion 493-5. 2011
    ..The effectiveness and benefits of regionalized trauma care are well substantiated; however, the effectiveness of regionalized burn care and potential benefits of burn center verification have not been fully validated...
  22. pmc SOSTDC1 differentially modulates Smad and beta-catenin activation and is down-regulated in breast cancer
    Kathryn A Clausen
    Department of Cancer Biology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 129:737-46. 2011
    ..SOSTDC1 differentially affects Wnt3a, BMP-2, and BMP-7 signaling in breast cancer cells. These results identify SOSTDC1 as a clinically important extracellular regulator of multiple signaling pathways in breast cancer...
  23. doi request reprint Changes in left ventricular structure and function following renal artery revascularization
    Matthew A Corriere
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1095, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 24:80-4. 2010
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Research Grants8

  1. METHODS FOR EPIDEMIOLOGIC DATA WITH MISSING VALUES
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..In addition, substantive medical and epidemiological questions will be answered using this new methodology on the applied data sets provided. ..
  2. METHODS FOR EPIDEMIOLOGIC DATA WITH MISSING VALUES
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..In addition, substantive medical and epidemiological questions will be answered using this new methodology on the applied data sets provided. ..
  3. Insulin Resistance and Adenomas of the Colorectum
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  4. METHODS FOR EPIDEMIOLOGIC DATA WITH MISSING VALUES
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..In addition, substantive medical and epidemiological questions will be answered using this new methodology on the applied data sets provided. ..
  5. METHODS FOR EPIDEMIOLOGIC DATA WITH MISSING VALUES
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In addition, substantive medical and epidemiological questions will be answered using this new methodology on the applied data sets provided. ..
  6. Insulin Resistance and Adenomas of the Colorectum
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  7. Insulin Resistance and Adenomas of the Colorectum
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  8. METHODS FOR EPIDEMIOLOGIC DATA WITH MISSING VALUES
    RALPH DAGOSTINO; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In addition, substantive medical and epidemiological questions will be answered using this new methodology on the applied data sets provided. ..