Mariana Lazo

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of energy intake, physical activity, and population-wide weight loss on cardiovascular disease and diabetes mortality in Cuba, 1980-2005
    Manuel Franco
    Department of Epidemiology and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1374-80. 2007
  2. pmc Traffic-related air pollution exposures and changes in heart rate variability in Mexico City: a panel study
    Kyra Naumoff Shields
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh, Bridgeside Point I, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Environ Health 12:7. 2013
  3. pmc Prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in the United States: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994
    Mariana Lazo
    Am J Epidemiol 178:38-45. 2013
  4. pmc Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and mortality among US adults: prospective cohort study
    Mariana Lazo
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMJ 343:d6891. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Patterns and predictors of changes in adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy: longitudinal study of men and women
    Mariana Lazo
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Epidemiology, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1377-85. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Brief communication: clinical implications of short-term variability in liver function test results
    Mariana Lazo
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2223, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:348-52. 2008
  7. doi request reprint The epidemiology of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: a global perspective
    Mariana Lazo
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Semin Liver Dis 28:339-50. 2008
  8. pmc Effect of a 12-month intensive lifestyle intervention on hepatic steatosis in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Mariana Lazo
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2156-63. 2010
  9. pmc Determinants of minimal elevation in high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T in the general population
    Jonathan Rubin
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Biochem 49:657-62. 2016
  10. pmc Patterns and determinants of temporal change in high-sensitivity cardiac troponin-T: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Cohort Study
    John W McEvoy
    Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, United States Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, United States The Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, United States
    Int J Cardiol 187:651-7. 2015

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Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of energy intake, physical activity, and population-wide weight loss on cardiovascular disease and diabetes mortality in Cuba, 1980-2005
    Manuel Franco
    Department of Epidemiology and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1374-80. 2007
    ..These results suggest that population-wide measures designed to reduce energy stores, without affecting nutritional sufficiency, may lead to declines in diabetes and cardiovascular disease prevalence and mortality...
  2. pmc Traffic-related air pollution exposures and changes in heart rate variability in Mexico City: a panel study
    Kyra Naumoff Shields
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh, Bridgeside Point I, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Environ Health 12:7. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in the United States: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994
    Mariana Lazo
    Am J Epidemiol 178:38-45. 2013
    ..Our results extend previous national estimates of the prevalence of NAFLD in the US population and highlight the burden of this disease. Men, Mexican Americans, and people with diabetes and obesity are the most affected groups...
  4. pmc Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and mortality among US adults: prospective cohort study
    Mariana Lazo
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMJ 343:d6891. 2011
    ..To evaluate the association between non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and all cause and cause specific mortality in a representative sample of the US general population...
  5. ncbi request reprint Patterns and predictors of changes in adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy: longitudinal study of men and women
    Mariana Lazo
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Epidemiology, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1377-85. 2007
    ..Adherence to therapy is a dynamic behavior. However, few studies have identified factors associated with changes in adherence to highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) among men and women...
  6. ncbi request reprint Brief communication: clinical implications of short-term variability in liver function test results
    Mariana Lazo
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2223, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:348-52. 2008
    ..Clinicians sometimes order liver tests as part of a screening examination or general work-up. Current guidelines do not recommend routine retesting of abnormal results in asymptomatic patients...
  7. doi request reprint The epidemiology of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: a global perspective
    Mariana Lazo
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Semin Liver Dis 28:339-50. 2008
    ..New strategies for the prevention, diagnosis, and management will be required to alter the course of this disease...
  8. pmc Effect of a 12-month intensive lifestyle intervention on hepatic steatosis in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Mariana Lazo
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2156-63. 2010
    ..Weight loss through lifestyle changes is recommended for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). However, its efficacy in patients with type 2 diabetes is unproven...
  9. pmc Determinants of minimal elevation in high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T in the general population
    Jonathan Rubin
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Biochem 49:657-62. 2016
    ..To study the relationship between cardiovascular risk factors and detectable cardiac troponin-T using a highly sensitive assay (hs-cTnT) among persons without a history of cardiovascular disease...
  10. pmc Patterns and determinants of temporal change in high-sensitivity cardiac troponin-T: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Cohort Study
    John W McEvoy
    Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, United States Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, United States The Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, United States
    Int J Cardiol 187:651-7. 2015
    ..Patterns and determinants of temporal change in highly-sensitivity troponin-T (hs-cTNT), a novel measure of subclinical myocardial injury, among asymptomatic persons have not been well characterized...
  11. pmc Association between variants in or near PNPLA3, GCKR, and PPP1R3B with ultrasound-defined steatosis based on data from the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Ruben Hernaez
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:1183-1190.e2. 2013
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  12. pmc The association of liver enzymes with biomarkers of subclinical myocardial damage and structural heart disease
    Mariana Lazo
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, United States Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, United States Electronic address
    J Hepatol 62:841-7. 2015
    ..However, the relationships between NAFLD and subclinical myocardial injury or structural heart disease are unknown...
  13. pmc High dietary phosphorus intake is associated with all-cause mortality: results from NHANES III
    Alex R Chang
    Division of Nephrology, Geisinger Health System, Danville, PA ARC the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research ARC, ML, LJA, and MEG and Divisions of Nephrology ARC and MEG and General Internal Medicine LJA, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD and the Division of Nephrology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL OMG
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:320-7. 2014
    ..Elevated serum phosphorus is associated with all-cause mortality, but little is known about risk associated with dietary phosphorus intake...
  14. pmc Oral contraceptive pill use is associated with reduced odds of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in menstruating women: results from NHANES III
    Su Hsun Liu
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2024 E Monument St, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD, 21287, USA
    J Gastroenterol 48:1151-9. 2013
    ..We sought to evaluate the association between oral contraceptive pills (OCP) and NAFLD and to determine whether adiposity mediates any effect...
  15. pmc Low glycated hemoglobin and liver disease in the U.S. population
    Andrea L Christman
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:2548-50. 2011
    ..To characterize the association of low HbA(1c) values (<4.0%) with liver enzymes and steatosis...
  16. pmc Examining a bidirectional association between depressive symptoms and diabetes
    Sherita Hill Golden
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA 299:2751-9. 2008
    ..Depressive symptoms are associated with development of type 2 diabetes, but it is unclear whether type 2 diabetes is a risk factor for elevated depressive symptoms...
  17. pmc Diagnostic accuracy and reliability of ultrasonography for the detection of fatty liver: a meta-analysis
    Ruben Hernaez
    Department of Medicine The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Hepatology 54:1082-90. 2011
    ..e., computed tomography or magnetic resonance imaging). Statistical heterogeneity was present even after stratification for multiple clinically relevant characteristics...
  18. pmc Effect of problem-solving-based diabetes self-management training on diabetes control in a low income patient sample
    Felicia Hill-Briggs
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:972-8. 2011
    ..Diabetes self-management support interventions are needed that are effective in engaging lower income patients, addressing competing life priorities and barriers to self-care, and facilitating behavior change...
  19. pmc Alcohol Consumption and Cardiac Biomarkers: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Mariana Lazo
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
    Clin Chem 62:1202-10. 2016
    ..The role of alcohol in the development of subclinical cardiovascular disease is unclear. We examined the association between alcohol consumption and markers of subclinical cardiac damage and wall stress...
  20. pmc Obesity and Subtypes of Incident Cardiovascular Disease
    Chiadi E Ndumele
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
    J Am Heart Assoc 5:. 2016
    ..Nevertheless, there are limited comparisons of the associations of obesity with each of these CVD subtypes, particularly regarding the extent to which they are unexplained by traditional CVD mediators...
  21. pmc Soluble receptor for advanced glycation end products and the risk for incident heart failure: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Mariana Lazo
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Md Electronic address
    Am Heart J 170:961-7. 2015
    ..The association between sRAGE and incident heart failure has not been systematically examined in a prospective study...
  22. pmc Availability of healthy foods and dietary patterns: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Manuel Franco
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:897-904. 2009
    ..Inadequate availability of healthy foods may be a barrier to achieving recommended diets...
  23. doi request reprint Elevated ALT and GGT predict all-cause mortality and hepatocellular carcinoma in Taiwanese male: a case-cohort study
    Ruben Hernaez
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 2024 East Monument Street, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD, 21287, USA
    Hepatol Int 7:1040-9. 2013
    ..We investigated the association between liver enzymes and total, cardiovascular (CVD), cancer and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) mortality in a cohort of Taiwanese male free of cancer at baseline...
  24. pmc N-Terminal Pro-Brain Natriuretic Peptide and Heart Failure Risk Among Individuals With and Without Obesity: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Chiadi E Ndumele
    From Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease C E N, R S B and Department of General Internal Medicine M L, J C, E S, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Department of Epidemiology and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD C E N, K M, Y S, M L, J C, E S Division of Cardiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY S K A Division of Atherosclerosis and Vascular Medicine V N, C M B and Section of Cardiology A D, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center, Houston, TX V N, C M B and Section of Cardiology, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston TX A D, V N
    Circulation 133:631-8. 2016
    ..It is unclear whether the prognostic value and implications of NT-proBNP levels for HF risk differ across body mass index (BMI) categories...
  25. pmc Association of plasma levels of soluble receptor for advanced glycation end products and risk of kidney disease: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Casey M Rebholz
    Department of Epidemiology and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 30:77-83. 2015
    ..We examined the association between the soluble form of receptor for advanced glycation end products (sRAGE) and kidney disease...
  26. pmc Obesity, subclinical myocardial injury, and incident heart failure
    Chiadi E Ndumele
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland Electronic address
    JACC Heart Fail 2:600-7. 2014
    ....
  27. pmc Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease across ethno-racial groups: do Asian-American adults represent a new at-risk population?
    James H Tabibian
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 26:501-9. 2011
    ..We explored clinical, laboratory, and histological features of NAFLD as well as risk factors for histologically advanced disease among under-represented ethno-racial groups...
  28. pmc NH2-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide and risk of diabetes
    Mariana Lazo
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes 62:3189-93. 2013
    ..001). This inverse association was robust across sex, race, and obesity subgroups. Our results extend animal studies and support a direct and important metabolic role of BNP in humans. ..
  29. doi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma: response to TACE assessed with semiautomated volumetric and functional analysis of diffusion-weighted and contrast-enhanced MR imaging data
    Susanne Bonekamp
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 601 N Caroline St, JHOC 4240, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiology 260:752-61. 2011
    ....
  30. pmc Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease is associated with cognitive function in adults
    Sang Won Seo
    From the Department of Epidemiology S W S, R F G, J M C, E G, M L, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD Department of Neurology S W S, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea Department of Neurology R F G and Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology J M C, R H, M L, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine Y C, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine Department of Preventive Medicine C K, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul and Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disease Etiology Research Center K H H, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Republic of Korea
    Neurology 86:1136-42. 2016
    ....
  31. pmc Diabetes mellitus, prediabetes, and incidence of subclinical myocardial damage
    Elizabeth Selvin
    From the Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD E S, M L, Y C, L S, J W M, A R S, J C Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD E S, M L, J R, J C Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine and Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center, Houston, TX R C H, C M B
    Circulation 130:1374-82. 2014
    ..Persons with prediabetes and diabetes mellitus are at high risk for cardiovascular events. However, the relationships of prediabetes and diabetes mellitus to the development of subclinical myocardial damage are unclear...
  32. pmc Development and pilot evaluation of literacy-adapted diabetes and CVD education in urban, diabetic African Americans
    Felicia Hill-Briggs
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1491-4. 2008
    ..Despite prevalent low literacy nationally, empirical research on the development and testing of literacy-adapted patient education remains limited...
  33. pmc Racial differences in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in the U.S. population
    Andrea L C Schneider
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:292-9. 2014
    ..To characterize the prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) by race in a nationally representative sample of the U.S. population and to investigate potential explanatory factors for racial disparities...
  34. pmc Risk of post-gastric bypass surgery hypoglycemia in nondiabetic individuals: A single center experience
    Clare J Lee
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 24:1342-8. 2016
    ..The epidemiology of post-gastric bypass surgery hypoglycemia (PGBH) is incompletely understood. This study aimed to evaluate the risk of PGBH among nondiabetic patients and associated factors...
  35. ncbi request reprint Better health statistics: the Cuban experience
    Mariana Lazo
    Lancet 367:985-6. 2006