Amy R Weinstein
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Relationship of physical activity vs body mass index with type 2 diabetes in womenAmy R Weinstein
Boston VA Healthcare System, MA, USA
JAMA 292:1188-94. 2004..Physical inactivity and body mass index (BMI) are established independent risk factors in the development of type 2 diabetes; however, their comparative importance and joint relationship with diabetes are unclear...
- Joint effects of physical activity and body weight on diabetes and cardiovascular diseaseAmy R Weinstein
Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Exerc Sport Sci Rev 34:10-5. 2006..The combined effect seems to be different and to be dependent on the disease mechanism. Studies reveal that body weight has a greater influence on diabetes, and physical activity plays a greater role in CVD...
- The joint effects of physical activity and body mass index on coronary heart disease risk in womenAmy R Weinstein
Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Shapiro 1, Atrium Suite, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Arch Intern Med 168:884-90. 2008..Our objective was to study the combined association of physical activity and body mass index on CHD...
- Successful implementation of a longitudinal, integrated pathology curriculum during the third year of medical schoolRichard L Haspel
Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Yamins 309, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 136:1430-6. 2012..This lack of exposure to pathology may lead to poor understanding of laboratory testing and the role of pathologists in patient care...
- The relationship between obesity and atherosclerotic progression and prognosis among patients with coronary artery bypass grafts the effect of aggressive statin therapyChristina C Wee
Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 52:620-5. 2008..This study examines whether obesity accelerates atherogenic progression or adverse outcomes after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery...
- Teaching medical students about obesity: a pilot program to address an unmet need through longitudinal relationships with bariatric surgery patientsDavid H Roberts
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Surg Innov 18:176-83. 2011..A novel pilot program to begin teaching medical students about care of the obese patient was developed and student attitudes toward obesity and bariatric surgery were assessed...