Juan Jose Rivera

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in high-risk asymptomatic individuals
    Juan J Rivera
    Department of Cardiology, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 2:49-52. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Relationship of thoracic aortic calcium to coronary calcium and its progression (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [MESA])
    Juan J Rivera
    Division of Cardiology, Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Cardiol 103:1562-7. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Fighting cardiovascular disease
    Juan Jose Rivera
    Division of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 5:123-4. 2007
  4. pmc The relationship between insulin resistance and incidence and progression of coronary artery calcification: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Michael J Blaha
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Baltimore, Maryland
    Diabetes Care 34:749-51. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Variation in atherosclerotic plaque composition according to increasing coronary artery calcium scores on computed tomography angiography
    Khurram Nasir
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 26:923-32. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Association of traditional cardiovascular risk factors with coronary plaque sub-types assessed by 64-slice computed tomography angiography in a large cohort of asymptomatic subjects
    Juan J Rivera
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Atherosclerosis 206:451-7. 2009
  7. pmc Relationship of carotid distensibility and thoracic aorta calcification: multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Michael J Blaha
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Hypertension 54:1408-15. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Gender differences in coronary plaque composition by coronary computed tomography angiography
    Michael J Blaha
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 20:506-12. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Detection of occult coronary artery disease in asymptomatic individuals with diabetes mellitus using non-invasive cardiac angiography
    Juan J Rivera
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Atherosclerosis 203:442-8. 2009
  10. pmc Relationship between common carotid intima-media thickness and thoracic aortic calcification: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Junichiro Takasu
    Division of Cardiology, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA, Torrance, CA 90502, USA
    Atherosclerosis 209:142-6. 2010

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in high-risk asymptomatic individuals
    Juan J Rivera
    Department of Cardiology, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 2:49-52. 2007
    ..Recent studies conducted exclusively on individuals with known diabetes have provided an important insight on how to appropriately manage diabetic dyslipidemia...
  2. doi request reprint Relationship of thoracic aortic calcium to coronary calcium and its progression (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [MESA])
    Juan J Rivera
    Division of Cardiology, Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Cardiol 103:1562-7. 2009
    ..25 to 30.18). In conclusion, TAC is associated with the incidence and progression of CAC. The detection of TAC may improve risk stratification efforts. Future clinical outcomes studies are needed to support such an approach...
  3. ncbi request reprint Fighting cardiovascular disease
    Juan Jose Rivera
    Division of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 5:123-4. 2007
  4. pmc The relationship between insulin resistance and incidence and progression of coronary artery calcification: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Michael J Blaha
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Baltimore, Maryland
    Diabetes Care 34:749-51. 2011
    ..We sought to determine whether insulin resistance predicts the incidence and progression of coronary artery calcification (CAC)...
  5. doi request reprint Variation in atherosclerotic plaque composition according to increasing coronary artery calcium scores on computed tomography angiography
    Khurram Nasir
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 26:923-32. 2010
    ..A higher CACS is more likely to be associated with heterogeneous coronary plaque (combination of calcified, non-calcified, and mixed plaques), and appears to be more strongly associated with a higher burden of mixed plaque...
  6. doi request reprint Association of traditional cardiovascular risk factors with coronary plaque sub-types assessed by 64-slice computed tomography angiography in a large cohort of asymptomatic subjects
    Juan J Rivera
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Atherosclerosis 206:451-7. 2009
    ..In this study, we investigate the relationship between traditional CV risk factors and the presence and extent of coronary plaque sub-types in a large group of asymptomatic individuals...
  7. pmc Relationship of carotid distensibility and thoracic aorta calcification: multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Michael J Blaha
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Hypertension 54:1408-15. 2009
    ..The prognostic significance of these findings requires longitudinal follow-up of the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis cohort...
  8. doi request reprint Gender differences in coronary plaque composition by coronary computed tomography angiography
    Michael J Blaha
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 20:506-12. 2009
    ..Although males are thought to have a higher prevalence of atherosclerosis for a given age, there are currently few data regarding age-adjusted sex differences in plaque morphology and composition...
  9. doi request reprint Detection of occult coronary artery disease in asymptomatic individuals with diabetes mellitus using non-invasive cardiac angiography
    Juan J Rivera
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Atherosclerosis 203:442-8. 2009
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  10. pmc Relationship between common carotid intima-media thickness and thoracic aortic calcification: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Junichiro Takasu
    Division of Cardiology, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA, Torrance, CA 90502, USA
    Atherosclerosis 209:142-6. 2010
    ..No previous study has examined the relationship between CIMT and TAC in a large patient cohort. We performed a cross-sectional study to determine whether, at baseline, there is a relationship between CIMT and CT-determined TAC score...
  11. ncbi request reprint Relation of plasma lipoprotein levels with low-grade inflammation in white men without clinical evidence of myocardial ischemia
    Juan J Rivera
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Cardiol 100:450-4. 2007
    ..04), which was not found for other lipid parameters. In conclusion, in our study, only plasma triglyceride level was independently associated with a higher WBC count...
  12. doi request reprint Markers of inflammation and coronary artery calcification: a systematic review
    Yasmin S Hamirani
    Department of Internal Medicine, St Agnes Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Atherosclerosis 201:1-7. 2008
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  13. ncbi request reprint Residual risk in statin-treated patients: future therapeutic options
    Catherine Y Campbell
    Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Blalock 524C, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 9:499-505. 2007
    ..For cholesterol management, combination therapy may be required to attain optimal levels of LDL-C, HDL-C, and non-HDL-C...