- Low-risk lifestyle, coronary calcium, cardiovascular events, and mortality: results from MESAHaitham M Ahmed
Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Am J Epidemiol 178:12-21. 2013..In conclusion, a combination of regular exercise, healthy diet, smoking avoidance, and weight maintenance was associated with lower coronary calcium incidence, slower calcium progression, and lower all-cause mortality over 7.6 years. ..
- Effects of physical activity on cardiovascular diseaseHaitham M Ahmed
Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Am J Cardiol 109:288-95. 2012..Further research is needed to elucidate the effect of physical activity on inflammatory markers and intima-media thickness...
- Maximal exercise testing variables and 10-year survival: fitness risk score derivation from the FIT ProjectHaitham M Ahmed
Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Mayo Clin Proc 90:346-55. 2015..To determine which routinely collected exercise test variables most strongly correlate with survival and to derive a fitness risk score that can be used to predict 10-year survival...