A Richey Sharrett

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

Publications

  1. pmc Is cognitive aging predicted by educational level?
    A Richey Sharrett
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 N, Wolfe Street, E 6518, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:760-1; author reply 762-3. 2012
  2. pmc The association of the ankle-brachial index with incident coronary heart disease: the Atherosclerosis Risk In Communities (ARIC) study, 1987-2001
    Beth D Weatherley
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, P, O, Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 7:3. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Smoking and diabetes differ in their associations with subclinical atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease-the ARIC Study
    A Richey Sharrett
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Room E6518, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Atherosclerosis 172:143-9. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Smoking, diabetes, and blood cholesterol differ in their associations with subclinical atherosclerosis: the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    A Richey Sharrett
    The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, 615N Wolfe St, Room E6518, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Atherosclerosis 186:441-7. 2006
  5. pmc Cognition and incident dementia hospitalization: results from the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Andrea L C Schneider
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 40:117-24. 2013
  6. pmc Glycated hemoglobin and the risk of kidney disease and retinopathy in adults with and without diabetes
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes 60:298-305. 2011
  7. pmc Retinal microvascular abnormalities predict progression of brain microvascular disease: an atherosclerosis risk in communities magnetic resonance imaging study
    Thomas C Hanff
    From the Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia T C H Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD A R S, R F G Department of Medicine Geriatrics, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson T H M Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle D S Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN D S K Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison R K, B E K K and Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD R F G
    Stroke 45:1012-7. 2014
  8. pmc Blood pressure and white-matter disease progression in a biethnic cohort: Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    Rebecca F Gottesman
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Stroke 41:3-8. 2010
  9. pmc Individual pathogens, pathogen burden and markers of subclinical atherosclerosis: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Moyses Szklo
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:747-51. 2009
  10. pmc 25-Hydroxyvitamin D deficiency is associated with fatal stroke among whites but not blacks: The NHANES-III linked mortality files
    Erin D Michos
    Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Nutrition 28:367-71. 2012

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  1. pmc Is cognitive aging predicted by educational level?
    A Richey Sharrett
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 N, Wolfe Street, E 6518, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:760-1; author reply 762-3. 2012
    ..These findings are not inconsistent with the hope, yet unproven, that persons might reduce their risk of dementia by engaging in cognitively stimulating activities...
  2. pmc The association of the ankle-brachial index with incident coronary heart disease: the Atherosclerosis Risk In Communities (ARIC) study, 1987-2001
    Beth D Weatherley
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, P, O, Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 7:3. 2007
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  3. ncbi request reprint Smoking and diabetes differ in their associations with subclinical atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease-the ARIC Study
    A Richey Sharrett
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Room E6518, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Atherosclerosis 172:143-9. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Smoking, diabetes, and blood cholesterol differ in their associations with subclinical atherosclerosis: the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    A Richey Sharrett
    The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, 615N Wolfe St, Room E6518, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Atherosclerosis 186:441-7. 2006
    ..Diabetes contributes uniquely to arterial stiffness...
  5. pmc Cognition and incident dementia hospitalization: results from the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Andrea L C Schneider
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 40:117-24. 2013
    ..We sought to determine if a single baseline cognitive test score or change in test score over time is more strongly associated with risk of dementia hospitalization. We also sought to compare short- and long-term dementia risk...
  6. pmc Glycated hemoglobin and the risk of kidney disease and retinopathy in adults with and without diabetes
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes 60:298-305. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Retinal microvascular abnormalities predict progression of brain microvascular disease: an atherosclerosis risk in communities magnetic resonance imaging study
    Thomas C Hanff
    From the Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia T C H Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD A R S, R F G Department of Medicine Geriatrics, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson T H M Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle D S Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN D S K Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison R K, B E K K and Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD R F G
    Stroke 45:1012-7. 2014
    ..We investigated if either leukoaraiosis volume progression measured continuously or combined with incident lacunar infarcts would better demonstrate expected associations with retinal disease than has previously been shown...
  8. pmc Blood pressure and white-matter disease progression in a biethnic cohort: Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    Rebecca F Gottesman
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Stroke 41:3-8. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that WMH progression would be (1) strongly related to BP in blacks and whites and (2) predicted more strongly by earlier (midlife) or cumulative BP measurements than by measures at older ages...
  9. pmc Individual pathogens, pathogen burden and markers of subclinical atherosclerosis: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Moyses Szklo
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:747-51. 2009
    ..A random sample of 1056 individuals chosen from 5030 Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis cohort participants were included...
  10. pmc 25-Hydroxyvitamin D deficiency is associated with fatal stroke among whites but not blacks: The NHANES-III linked mortality files
    Erin D Michos
    Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Nutrition 28:367-71. 2012
    ..25(OH)D deficiency and stroke are more prevalent in blacks. We examined whether low 25(OH)D contributes to the excess risk of fatal stroke in blacks compared with whites...
  11. pmc Cadmium and peripheral arterial disease: gender differences in the 1999-2004 US National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Maria Tellez-Plaza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:671-81. 2010
    ..These findings add to the concern of increased cadmium exposure as a cardiovascular risk factor in the general population...
  12. pmc Association between human immunodeficiency virus infection and stiffness of the common carotid artery
    Eric C Seaberg
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Stroke 41:2163-70. 2010
    ..We tested the hypothesis that carotid arterial stiffness was higher among persons using HAART compared to HAART-naïve and HIV-uninfected persons...
  13. ncbi request reprint Glycaemia (haemoglobin A1c) and incident ischaemic stroke: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Lancet Neurol 4:821-6. 2005
    ..Haemoglobin A1c (HbA(1c)), a measure of long-term glycaemia, is strongly related to retinopathy, nephropathy, and neuropathy in diabetes. We sought to assess the association between HbA(1c) and stroke in people with and without diabetes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Confounding of the relation between homocysteine and peripheral arterial disease by lead, cadmium, and renal function
    Eliseo Guallar
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:700-8. 2006
    ..The association of lead and cadmium with PAD risk deserves further investigation...
  15. 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...
  16. pmc Obesity, Insulin Resistance, and Incident Small Vessel Disease on Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Jennifer L Dearborn
    From the Department of Neurology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT J L D Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health A L C S, A R S, E S, Department of Neurology, School of Medicine A L C S, R F G, and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research E S, R F G, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, The University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson T H M, B G W Department of Neurology, Pro Cardíaco Hospital, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil D C B Departments of Neurology D S K and Radiology C R J, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Division of Public Health Sciences, The Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC L H C, L E W and Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis A A
    Stroke 46:3131-6. 2015
    ....
  17. pmc High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin T and Risk of Hypertension
    John W McEvoy
    From Department of Epidemiology and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD J W M, Y C, A R S, L J A, W S P, K M, E S Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD J W M, W S P, R S B Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Hospital, Houston, TX V M and Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiovascular Research, Baylor College of Medicine and Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center, Houston, TX V M, C M B
    Circulation 132:825-33. 2015
    ..Thus, we assessed whether high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T (hs-cTnT), a marker of subclinical myocardial damage, can identify individuals at risk for hypertension or left ventricular hypertrophy...
  18. pmc High-sensitivity cardiac troponin T and cognitive function and dementia risk: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Andrea L C Schneider
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Eur Heart J 35:1817-24. 2014
    ..However, less is known about the association of subclinical myocardial damage with cognition and dementia. We sought to examine the associations of high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T (hs-cTnT) with cognition and dementia...
  19. pmc Association of blood lactate with carotid atherosclerosis: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Carotid MRI Study
    Ghanshyam Palamaner Subash Shantha
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Atherosclerosis 228:249-55. 2013
    ..In order to examine this hypothesis, we assessed the association between elevated blood lactate, a marker of mitochondrial dysfunction, and carotid atherosclerosis...
  20. ncbi request reprint HbA1c and peripheral arterial disease in diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:877-82. 2006
    ..A second aim was to investigate whether the association was stronger for severe, symptomatic disease compared with PAD assessed by low ankle-brachial index (ABI)...
  21. pmc Paired comparison of observed and expected coronary heart disease rates over 12 years from the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Nina P Paynter
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:683-90. 2010
    ..To quantify the relationship between coronary heart disease (CHD) risk factor levels and changes over time and population-wide CHD morbidity and mortality...
  22. pmc Urine arsenic and hypertension in US adults: the 2003-2008 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Miranda R Jones
    Department of Epidemiology, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Epidemiology 22:153-61. 2011
    ..We investigated the association of exposure to inorganic arsenic (as measured in urine) with systolic and diastolic blood pressure levels and the prevalence of hypertension in US adults...
  23. pmc Inflammatory markers and risk of cerebrovascular events in patients initiating dialysis
    Stephen M Sozio
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:1292-300. 2011
    ..Stroke remains a leading cause of morbidity and mortality for patients on dialysis; however, its risk factors in this population and measures to prevent it are not well understood...
  24. ncbi request reprint Ten-year predicted coronary heart disease risk in HIV-infected men and women
    Robert C Kaplan
    Department of Epidemiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1074-81. 2007
    ..Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), in addition to traditional vascular risk factors, may affect coronary heart disease (CHD) risk in individuals with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection...
  25. ncbi request reprint Orthostatic hypotension predicts mortality in middle-aged adults: the Atherosclerosis Risk In Communities (ARIC) Study
    Kathryn M Rose
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Circulation 114:630-6. 2006
    ..An association between orthostatic hypotension (OH) and mortality has been reported, but studies are limited to older adults or high-risk populations...
  26. pmc The metabolic syndrome and cognitive decline in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study (ARIC)
    Jennifer L Dearborn
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 38:337-46. 2014
    ..Midlife metabolic syndrome (MetS) may impact cognitive health as a construct independently of hypertension, hyperlipidemia and other components...
  27. pmc CKD, plasma lipids, and common carotid intima-media thickness: results from the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Julio A Lamprea-Montealegre
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:1777-85. 2012
    ....
  28. pmc Effect of correcting for long-term variation in major coronary heart disease risk factors: relative hazard estimation and risk prediction in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Nina P Paynter
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:191-7. 2012
    ..To examine the effect of correcting coronary heart disease (CHD) risk factors for long-term within-person variation on CHD risk...
  29. doi request reprint Risk factor associations with the presence of a lipid core in carotid plaque of asymptomatic individuals using high-resolution MRI: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Bruce A Wasserman
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Stroke 39:329-35. 2008
    ..Atheroma vulnerability to rupture is increased in the presence of a large lipid core. Factors associated with a lipid core in the general population have not been studied...
  30. pmc Factor structure of the ARIC-NCS Neuropsychological Battery: An evaluation of invariance across vascular factors and demographic characteristics
    Andreea M Rawlings
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Psychol Assess 28:1674-1683. 2016
    ..The identified factors were configurally invariant by age, sex, race, and education, and strictly invariant by diabetes and hypertension status. (PsycINFO Database Record..
  31. pmc Hemoglobin, Anemia, and Cognitive Function: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Andrea L C Schneider
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 71:772-9. 2016
    ..Our objective was to characterize the relationship of low and high hemoglobin concentrations and normocytic, microcytic, and macrocytic anemia with cross-sectional cognition and change in cognition over a median of 6 years...
  32. pmc Vitamin D and subclinical cerebrovascular disease: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities brain magnetic resonance imaging study
    Erin D Michos
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland2Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland
    JAMA Neurol 71:863-71. 2014
    ..Vitamin D deficiency has been associated with hypertension, diabetes mellitus, and incident stroke. Little is known about the association between vitamin D and subclinical cerebrovascular disease...
  33. pmc Hyperglycemia and arterial stiffness: the Atherosclerosis Risk in the Communities study
    Jonathan Rubin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Atherosclerosis 225:246-51. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that hyperglycemia, as assessed by hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c), would be independently associated two common indices of arterial stiffness (pressure-strain elastic modulus (Ep) and Young's elastic modulus (YEM))...
  34. pmc Education and cognitive change over 15 years: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Andrea L C Schneider
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1847-53. 2012
    ..To evaluate whether education level is associated with change in cognitive performance...
  35. pmc Orthostatic hypotension and cognitive function: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Kathryn M Rose
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 34:1-7. 2010
    ..To examine the association between orthostatic hypotension (OH) and cognitive function in middle-aged adults...
  36. pmc Sources of variability in measurements of cardiac troponin T in a community-based sample: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Sunil K Agarwal
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Clin Chem 57:891-7. 2011
    ..Using a highly sensitive assay for measurement, we evaluated the long-term storage stability of plasma cTnT at -70 °C and the sources of cTnT variability...
  37. ncbi request reprint Risk factor groupings related to insulin resistance and their synergistic effects on subclinical atherosclerosis: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Sherita Hill Golden
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes 51:3069-76. 2002
    ..Interventions aimed at ameliorating the IRS may produce reductions in atherosclerotic risk beyond that predicted by treatment of individual IRS-related risk factors...
  38. 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...
  39. 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...
  40. pmc Admixture mapping scans identify a locus affecting retinal vascular caliber in hypertensive African Americans: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    Ching Yu Cheng
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 6:e1000908. 2010
    ..001). Further mapping in the 6p21.1 region may uncover novel genetic variants affecting retinal vascular caliber and further insights into the interaction between genetic effects of the microvascular system and hypertension...
  41. pmc MRI measurements of carotid plaque in the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study: methods, reliability and descriptive statistics
    Bruce A Wasserman
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:406-15. 2010
    ..To measure carotid plaque components using MRI and estimate reliability in the population-based Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study...
  42. pmc Ambient air pollution and racial/ethnic differences in carotid intima-media thickness in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Miranda R Jones
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 69:1191-8. 2015
    ..We estimated the influence of ambient air pollution exposure to ethnic differences in common carotid intima-media thickness (IMT)...
  43. pmc Application of Latent Variable Methods to the Study of Cognitive Decline When Tests Change over Time
    Alden L Gross
    From the aDepartment of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD bJohns Hopkins University Center on Aging and Health, Baltimore, MD cDepartment of Neurology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD dCenter of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS eDepartment of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD fDepartment of Biostatistics, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC and gDepartment of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS
    Epidemiology 26:878-87. 2015
    ..We demonstrated the use of factor analysis to link differing cognitive test batteries over visits to common metrics representing general cognitive performance, memory, executive functioning, and language...
  44. pmc Vascular imaging abnormalities and cognition: mediation by cortical volume in nondemented individuals: atherosclerosis risk in communities-neurocognitive study
    David S Knopman
    From the Departments of Neurology D S K, J G R and Radiology K K, C R J, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Departments of Biostatistics M E G, S T L and Medicine B G W, T H M, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS Departments of Neurology R F G, M S A and Epidemiology A R S, A L C S, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD and Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC L H C
    Stroke 46:433-40. 2015
    ..The relationships between cerebrovascular lesions visible on imaging and cognition are complex. We explored the possibility that the cerebral cortical volume mediated these relationships...
  45. pmc Fructosamine and glycated albumin for risk stratification and prediction of incident diabetes and microvascular complications: a prospective cohort analysis of the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Electronic address
    Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol 2:279-88. 2014
    ..Our aim was to clarify the performance of fructosamine and glycated albumin measurements for identifying people at risk of incident diabetes or diabetic complications...
  46. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein is a marker for human immunodeficiency virus disease progression
    Bryan Lau
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:64-70. 2006
    ..Limited data on acute-phase C-reactive protein (CRP) levels in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection exist...
  47. ncbi request reprint Lead, cadmium, smoking, and increased risk of peripheral arterial disease
    Ana Navas-Acien
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Circulation 109:3196-201. 2004
    ..The objective of the present study was to evaluate the association between blood levels of lead and cadmium and peripheral arterial disease...
  48. ncbi request reprint Retinal microvascular abnormalities and MRI-defined subclinical cerebral infarction: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Lawton S Cooper
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Stroke 37:82-6. 2006
    ..Retinal microvascular abnormalities reflect cumulative small vessel damage from elevated blood pressure and may reflect subclinical cerebral microvascular changes. We examined their associations with MRI-defined cerebral infarcts...
  49. pmc Remodeling of carotid arteries detected with MR imaging: atherosclerosis risk in communities carotid MRI study
    Brad C Astor
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research and Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiology 256:879-86. 2010
    ..To determine the extent of thickening of the carotid arterial walls that may be accommodated by outward remodeling...
  50. ncbi request reprint Arsenic exposure and cardiovascular disease: a systematic review of the epidemiologic evidence
    Ana Navas-Acien
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:1037-49. 2005
    ..In other populations or in occupational settings, the evidence was inconclusive. Because of the high prevalence of arsenic exposure, carefully performed studies of arsenic and cardiovascular outcomes should be a research priority...
  51. pmc The ARIC-PET amyloid imaging study: Brain amyloid differences by age, race, sex, and APOE
    Rebecca F Gottesman
    From the Department of Neurology R F G, A L C S, Department of Radiology, Section of High Resolution Brain PET Imaging Y Z, X C, A R, D F W, and Departments of Psychiatry D F W and Neuroscience D F W, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Departments of Epidemiology R F G, A L C S, A R S and Environmental Health Sciences D F W, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD Departments of Radiology E G and Medicine T H M, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson Hagerstown Imaging N G, MD Department of Neurology D S K, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and Department of Radiology A M and Division of Public Health Sciences L E W, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC
    Neurology 87:473-80. 2016
    ..To evaluate differences in amyloid deposition in a community-based cohort without dementia by age, sex, race, education, and APOE ε4 allele status...
  52. pmc Midlife hypertension and 20-year cognitive change: the atherosclerosis risk in communities neurocognitive study
    Rebecca F Gottesman
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland2Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland
    JAMA Neurol 71:1218-27. 2014
    ..Hypertension is a treatable potential cause of cognitive decline and dementia, but its greatest influence on cognition may occur in middle age...
  53. pmc Iliac vein compression as risk factor for left- versus right-sided deep venous thrombosis: case-control study
    Anand Narayan
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Radiology 265:949-57. 2012
    ..To determine if compression of the left common iliac vein (LCIV) by the right common iliac artery is associated with left-sided deep venous thrombosis (DVT)...
  54. ncbi request reprint A review of population-based retinal studies of the microvascular contribution to cerebrovascular diseases
    A Richey Sharrett
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 14:238-42. 2007
    ..Confounding and imprecise measurements may cloud the results of this research. A paired comparison method is proposed for avoiding some of these issues...
  55. ncbi request reprint B-mode ultrasound-detected carotid artery lesions with and without acoustic shadowing and their association with markers of inflammation and endothelial activation: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Kelly J Hunt
    CVD Program, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, 137 E Franklin St, Bank of America, Suite 306, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Atherosclerosis 162:145-55. 2002
    ..38 (95% CI: 1.10, 1.74)], a marker of endothelial activation. Associations with endothelial adhesion molecules were inconsistent. Further studies aimed at elucidating the mechanisms of arterial mineralization are warranted...
  56. pmc Genetic effects on postprandial variations of inflammatory markers in healthy individuals
    Yu Ching Cheng
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1417-22. 2010
    ..Genetic factors appear to play a significant role influencing basal inflammatory levels but to have minimal influence on post-fat intake inflammatory changes...
  57. pmc Association of a Biomarker of Glucose Peaks, 1,5-Anhydroglucitol, With Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease
    Menglu Liang
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
    Diabetes Care 39:1752-9. 2016
    ..We investigated the association of 1,5-AG with subclinical myocardial damage (assessed by high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T [hs-cTnT]) and atherosclerosis (assessed by carotid intima-media thickness [CIMT] and carotid plaque)...
  58. pmc Racial Differences in and Prognostic Value of Biomarkers of Hyperglycemia
    Christina M Parrinello
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
    Diabetes Care 39:589-95. 2016
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  59. pmc Statins, cognition, and dementia—systematic review and methodological commentary
    Melinda C Power
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Rev Neurol 11:220-9. 2015
    ..Given that much of the human research on statins and cognition in the future will be observational, careful study design and analysis will be essential. ..
  60. doi request reprint Apolipoproteins do not add prognostic information beyond lipoprotein cholesterol measures among individuals with obesity and insulin resistance syndromes: the ARIC study
    Chiadi E Ndumele
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 21:866-75. 2014
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  61. doi request reprint Aspirin plus clopidogrel and risk of infection after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Elena Blasco-Colmenares
    Department of Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 298 Meyer Bldg, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:788-96. 2009
    ..Pharmacologic suppression of platelet function may increase the risk of postoperative infection by inhibiting hemostasis, immunity, or both...
  62. ncbi request reprint Ability of exercise testing to predict cardiovascular and all-cause death in asymptomatic women: a 20-year follow-up of the lipid research clinics prevalence study
    Samia Mora
    Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    JAMA 290:1600-7. 2003
    ..The value of exercise testing in women has been questioned...