Steven M Kent

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of lowering low-density lipoprotein cholesterol to <70 mg/dl and usefulness of C-reactive protein in patient selection
    Steven M Kent
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:1224-7. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Marked low-density lipoprotein cholesterol reduction below current national cholesterol education program targets provides the greatest reduction in carotid atherosclerosis
    Steven M Kent
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D C 20307 5001, USA
    Clin Cardiol 27:17-21. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of atorvastatin and pravastatin on serum C-reactive protein
    Steven M Kent
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Am Heart J 145:e8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint ARBITER: Arterial Biology for the Investigation of the Treatment Effects of Reducing Cholesterol: a randomized trial comparing the effects of atorvastatin and pravastatin on carotid intima medial thickness
    Allen J Taylor
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, and USA
    Circulation 106:2055-60. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials on the usefulness of acetylcysteine for prevention of contrast nephropathy
    Daniel W Isenbarger
    Cardiovascular Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:1454-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Exercise testing in Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome: case report with ECG and literature review
    Matthew R Jezior
    Captain, US Army Medical Corps, Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Chest 127:1454-7. 2005

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of lowering low-density lipoprotein cholesterol to <70 mg/dl and usefulness of C-reactive protein in patient selection
    Steven M Kent
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:1224-7. 2003
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  2. ncbi request reprint Marked low-density lipoprotein cholesterol reduction below current national cholesterol education program targets provides the greatest reduction in carotid atherosclerosis
    Steven M Kent
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D C 20307 5001, USA
    Clin Cardiol 27:17-21. 2004
    ..Evidence supporting this is scant. Both LDL-C and C reactive protein (CRP) are known correlates of atherosclerosis progression...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of atorvastatin and pravastatin on serum C-reactive protein
    Steven M Kent
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Am Heart J 145:e8. 2003
    ..These effects, with important implications for the concept of a statin "class effect," may be drug specific or may be related to the extent of lipid lowering...
  4. ncbi request reprint ARBITER: Arterial Biology for the Investigation of the Treatment Effects of Reducing Cholesterol: a randomized trial comparing the effects of atorvastatin and pravastatin on carotid intima medial thickness
    Allen J Taylor
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, and USA
    Circulation 106:2055-60. 2002
    ..We compared the effects of 2 statins with widely differing potencies for LDL reduction (pravastatin 40 mg/d and atorvastatin 80 mg/d) on carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials on the usefulness of acetylcysteine for prevention of contrast nephropathy
    Daniel W Isenbarger
    Cardiovascular Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:1454-8. 2003
    ..Multiple small studies of oral N-acetylcysteine for prevention of contrast nephropathy have been performed, demonstrating variable efficacy. We performed a meta-analysis of the randomized clinical trials to clarify the degree of benefit...
  6. ncbi request reprint Exercise testing in Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome: case report with ECG and literature review
    Matthew R Jezior
    Captain, US Army Medical Corps, Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Chest 127:1454-7. 2005
    ..Complete and sudden disappearance of the delta wave has been seen during exercise in 20% of patients with WPW syndrome and can identify those who are at low risk for sudden arrhythmic death...