Affiliation: University of Puerto Rico
- Intakes of fruits, vegetables and carbohydrate and the risk of CVDKaumudi J Joshipura
Center for Clinical Research and Health Promotion, University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus, School of Dentistry Office A 107, PO Box 365067, San Juan, Puerto Rico PR00936
Public Health Nutr 12:115-21. 2009..Low-carbohydrate diets could lead to reduced fruit and vegetable intake, which may be protective against CVD. The role of carbohydrate intake in modifying the association between fruits and vegetables and CVD has not been evaluated...
- Neck Circumference May Be a Better Alternative to Standard Anthropometric MeasuresKaumudi Joshipura
Center for Clinical Research and Health Promotion, University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, PR 00936 5067, USA Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Diabetes Res 2016:6058916. 2016..Neck circumference showed similar or better associations with metabolic factors and is more practicable than waist circumference. Hence, neck circumference may be a better alternative to waist circumference...
- CHRONIC DENTAL DISEASE AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASEKaumudi Joshipura; Fiscal Year: 2002..The high prevalence of dental infection makes its potential association with inflammatory and dietary mediators, and ultimately increased risk of CHD and stroke very important with implications for millions of Americans. ..
- Periodontitis, Biomarkers and Cardiovascular DiseaseKaumudi Joshipura; Fiscal Year: 2009..The results from this study may suggest possibilities for prevention of CVD that would need to be further explored. ..