Patrick G O'Malley

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of coronary electron-beam computed tomography for coronary heart disease events in asymptomatic populations
    P G O'Malley
    General Internal Medicine Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Cardiol 85:945-8. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Lack of correlation between psychological factors and subclinical coronary artery disease
    P G O'Malley
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    N Engl J Med 343:1298-304. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of cardiovascular risk factor case management on the metabolic syndrome in a primary prevention population: results from a randomized controlled trial
    Patrick G O'Malley
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 1:6-12. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Studying optimal healing environments: challenges and proposals
    Patrick G O'Malley
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:S17-22. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of using electron beam computed tomography to identify patients at risk for clinical coronary artery disease
    Patrick G O'Malley
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am Heart J 148:106-13. 2004
  6. doi request reprint The relationship between the cardiometabolic syndrome and coronary artery calcium progression
    Allen J Taylor
    Department of Medicine and Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 11:505-11. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of coronary artery calcium progression in African American and white men
    Allen J Taylor
    Department of Medicine and Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 3:71-7. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and severity of coronary artery calcification on coronary artery computed tomography in black and white subjects
    Timothy C Lee
    Cardiology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:39-44. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Frequency and severity of "incidentalomas" encountered during electron beam computed tomography for coronary calcium in middle-aged army personnel
    Eric E Elgin
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:543-5. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Coronary calcium independently predicts incident premature coronary heart disease over measured cardiovascular risk factors: mean three-year outcomes in the Prospective Army Coronary Calcium (PACC) project
    Allen J Taylor
    Department of Medicine, Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:807-14. 2005

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of coronary electron-beam computed tomography for coronary heart disease events in asymptomatic populations
    P G O'Malley
    General Internal Medicine Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Cardiol 85:945-8. 2000
    ..Further study is needed on the incremental value of EBCT over conventional risk prediction before this test is used in screening asymptomatic populations...
  2. ncbi request reprint Lack of correlation between psychological factors and subclinical coronary artery disease
    P G O'Malley
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    N Engl J Med 343:1298-304. 2000
    ..We studied the relation between multiple psychological variables and subclinical coronary artery disease to assess the possible role of such variables in atherogenesis...
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of cardiovascular risk factor case management on the metabolic syndrome in a primary prevention population: results from a randomized controlled trial
    Patrick G O'Malley
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 1:6-12. 2006
    ..Further study is needed to clarify the overall health impact of preventing the metabolic syndrome...
  4. ncbi request reprint Studying optimal healing environments: challenges and proposals
    Patrick G O'Malley
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:S17-22. 2005
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  5. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of using electron beam computed tomography to identify patients at risk for clinical coronary artery disease
    Patrick G O'Malley
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am Heart J 148:106-13. 2004
    ..The use of electron beam computed tomography (EBCT) to screen for coronary artery calcification (CAC) has been widely promulgated, although the cost effectiveness of this practice is unknown...
  6. doi request reprint The relationship between the cardiometabolic syndrome and coronary artery calcium progression
    Allen J Taylor
    Department of Medicine and Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 11:505-11. 2009
    ..65; P=.022). Cardiometabolic syndrome is associated with the baseline CAC score, and independently associated with the progression of CAC over 4 years...
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of coronary artery calcium progression in African American and white men
    Allen J Taylor
    Department of Medicine and Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 3:71-7. 2009
    ..In a prospective rescan substudy of the Prospective Army Coronary Calcium (PACC) Project, we evaluated ethnic differences in the rates of CAC progression over 4 years...
  8. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and severity of coronary artery calcification on coronary artery computed tomography in black and white subjects
    Timothy C Lee
    Cardiology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:39-44. 2003
    ..We studied the relationship between coronary artery calcium (CAC) and race in asymptomatic, active-duty personnel in the Prospective Army Coronary Calcium (PACC) project...
  9. ncbi request reprint Frequency and severity of "incidentalomas" encountered during electron beam computed tomography for coronary calcium in middle-aged army personnel
    Eric E Elgin
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:543-5. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Coronary calcium independently predicts incident premature coronary heart disease over measured cardiovascular risk factors: mean three-year outcomes in the Prospective Army Coronary Calcium (PACC) project
    Allen J Taylor
    Department of Medicine, Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:807-14. 2005
    ..We sought to examine the independent predictive value of coronary artery calcium detection for coronary outcomes in a non-referred cohort of healthy men and women ages 40 to 50 years...
  11. ncbi request reprint Vitamin K1 intake and coronary calcification
    Todd C Villines
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 16:199-203. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between dietary vitamin K1 (the most prevalent dietary form of vitamin K) intake and premature coronary artery calcification (CAC) in an asymptomatic screening population...
  12. ncbi request reprint Preoperative risk stratification using electron beam computed tomography in elective vascular surgery: relationship to clinical risk prediction and postoperative complications
    Joseph Caravalho
    Department of Medicine and Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 16:639-43. 2002
    ..However, only the clinically predicted surgical risk, and not coronary artery calcification, was related to the incidence of perioperative cardiovascular complications...
  13. ncbi request reprint Alcohol intake is not associated with subclinical coronary atherosclerosis
    Jeanne K Tofferi
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Am Heart J 148:803-9. 2004
    ..We studied the relation between alcohol intake and subclinical CAD to assess the possible role of alcohol in atherogenesis...
  14. doi request reprint Relation between the Framingham Risk Score, coronary calcium, and incident coronary heart disease among low-risk men
    Allen J Taylor
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Cardiol 106:47-50. 2010
    ..3). In conclusion, CAC screening could be of benefit in refining risk assessment of low-risk men, but only when the FRS exceeds approximately 5%...
  15. doi request reprint Community-based provision of statin and aspirin after the detection of coronary artery calcium within a community-based screening cohort
    Allen J Taylor
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1337-41. 2008
    ..We examined the association of coronary artery calcium (CAC) detected on a screening exam with subsequent statin and aspirin usage in a healthy male screening cohort...
  16. ncbi request reprint The relationship between the 'metabolic score' and sub-clinical atherosclerosis detected with electron beam computed tomography
    Marc E Hunt
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 14:317-22. 2003
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Does the diagnosis of coronary calcification with electron beam computed tomography motivate behavioral change in smokers?
    Patrick G O'Malley
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Mil Med 167:211-4. 2002
    ..Electron beam computed tomography is promoted as a test that may enhance patient motivation to alter cardiovascular risk behaviors...
  18. ncbi request reprint Conventional, emerging, heredity, lifestyle, and psychosocial coronary risk factors: relationships to subclinical atherosclerosis
    Allen J Taylor
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Prev Cardiol 9:25-32. 2006
    ..The large residual variance, however, supports the potential of atherosclerosis imaging to incrementally and independently identify coronary heart disease risk...
  19. ncbi request reprint Progression of calcified coronary atherosclerosis: relationship to coronary risk factors and carotid intima-media thickness
    Allen J Taylor
    Department of Medicine and Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Atherosclerosis 197:339-45. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that the extent of non-calcified atherosclerosis detected using carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) would predict progression of calcified atherosclerosis...
  20. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant vitamin intake and subclinical coronary atherosclerosis
    Christos Hatzigeorgiou
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Prev Cardiol 9:75-81. 2006
    ..High doses of vitamin E may confer an increased risk of calcified atherosclerosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Subclinical calcified atherosclerosis in men and its association with a family history of premature coronary heart disease in first- and second-degree relatives
    Allen J Taylor
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue, NW, Building 2, Room 4A, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Prev Cardiol 7:163-7. 2004
    ..41; p=0.049) family history of coronary heart disease were similar. Clinical coronary risk assessments should broadly include an assessment of premature coronary heart disease in both first- and second-degree relatives...
  22. doi request reprint Does prolonged warfarin exposure potentiate coronary calcification in humans? Results of the warfarin and coronary calcification study
    Todd C Villines
    Cardiology Service, Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Calcif Tissue Int 85:494-500. 2009
    ..001). Among patients without known coronary heart disease, duration of warfarin exposure was not associated with extent of coronary calcification...
  23. ncbi request reprint The relationship between subclinical atherosclerosis and electrocardiographic abnormalities as biomarkers of cardiovascular risk
    Allen J Taylor
    Cardiology Service, Department of Medicine and Radiology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Biomarkers 13:496-504. 2008
    ..This suggests these two biomarkers may be complementary towards broader detection of latent CV risk...
  24. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and the presence and extent of calcified coronary atherosclerosis
    Allen J Taylor
    Cardiovascular Research, Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:228-33. 2002
    ..These correlations suggest that higher levels of physical activity should also attenuate the presence and extent of coronary atherosclerosis...
  25. ncbi request reprint Relationship between depression and C-reactive protein in a screening population
    Kevin M Douglas
    General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:679-83. 2004
    ..This study examined the relationship between CRP and depression in a cohort of participants undergoing a periodic physical to assess potential for interaction as either mediation or confounding of effect on cardiovascular risk...
  26. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal osteoporosis risk management in primary care: how well does it adhere to national practice guidelines?
    Gina S Wei
    VA Medical Center in Washington, DC, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 58:99-104. 2003
    ..This study evaluated primary care adherence to the recommendations and factors associated with such adherence...
  27. ncbi request reprint Relation between coronary artery calcium and incident chest pain in a community-dwelling screening population
    Allen J Taylor
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:61-3. 2005
    ..Incident chest pain is common and should be examined according to a patient's pretest probability of developing coronary artery disease, without excessive influence of the presence of coronary artery calcium...
  28. ncbi request reprint Impact of electron beam tomography, with or without case management, on motivation, behavioral change, and cardiovascular risk profile: a randomized controlled trial
    Patrick G O'Malley
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    JAMA 289:2215-23. 2003
    ..Although the use of electron beam tomography (EBT) as a motivational tool to change behavior is practiced, its efficacy has not been studied...
  29. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis: the effect of statins on albuminuria
    Kevin Douglas
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:117-24. 2006
    ..Albuminuria is an independent risk factor for cardiovascular and renal disease with limited therapeutic options. Data on the effects of statins on albuminuria are conflicting...
  30. doi request reprint A primer on the unique challenges of female soldiers' reproductive issues in a war-ready culture
    April S Fitzgerald
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 601 North Caroline Street, Suite 7143, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Mil Med 178:511-6. 2013
    ..Both clinicians and policy makers should be attentive to advancing a system that affords equal opportunity and optimizes health for all service members...
  31. ncbi request reprint Treatment of fibromyalgia with cyclobenzaprine: A meta-analysis
    Jeanne K Tofferi
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 51:9-13. 2004
    ..To systematically review the effectiveness of cyclobenzaprine in the treatment of fibromyalgia...
  32. ncbi request reprint The presence of psychiatric disorders reduces the likelihood of neurologic disease among referrals to a neurology clinic
    John R Ekstrand
    General Internal Medicine Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Psychosom Res 57:11-6. 2004
    ..This study aims to explore the prevalence and impact of psychiatric disorders on the likelihood of an organic, neurological explanation for symptoms among neurology referrals...
  33. ncbi request reprint Ethical practice under fire: deployed physicians in the global war on terrorism
    Laura L Sessums
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Mil Med 174:441-7. 2009
    ..We also present examples of ethical challenges deployed clinicians have faced and their ethical solution. Finally, we propose a practical strategy to educate physicians on how to manage complex ethical dilemmas in war time settings...
  34. ncbi request reprint Antidepressants and cognitive-behavioral therapy for symptom syndromes
    Jeffrey L Jackson
    Department of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    CNS Spectr 11:212-22. 2006
    ..For some syndromes, the data for or against treatment effectiveness is relatively robust, for many, however, the data, one way or the other is scanty...