Mercedes R Carnethon

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The impact of obesity on cardiovascular disease risk factors and subclinical vascular disease: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Gregory L Burke
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:928-35. 2008
  2. pmc Serum insulin, obesity, and the incidence of type 2 diabetes in black and white adults: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study: 1987-1998
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:1358-64. 2002
  3. pmc Heterogeneity in the relationship between ethnicity, BMI, and fasting insulin
    Latha P Palaniappan
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94304 1825, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:1351-7. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Depression and the metabolic syndrome in young adults: findings from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Leslie S Kinder
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:316-22. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint A prospective evaluation of the risk of QT prolongation with hormone replacement therapy: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:530-6. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of the incident metabolic syndrome in adults: the Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study
    Latha Palaniappan
    Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305 5705, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:788-93. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of depression as a risk factor for incident diabetes: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Epidemiologic Follow-up Study, 1971-1992
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention and the Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 60611, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:416-23. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for progression to incident hyperinsulinemia: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study, 1987-1998
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:1058-67. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Association of dietary protein intake and microalbuminuria in healthy adults: Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Elizabeth M Wrone
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 41:580-7. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Prospective association between hormone replacement therapy, heart rate, and heart rate variability. The Atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:565-71. 2003

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc The impact of obesity on cardiovascular disease risk factors and subclinical vascular disease: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Gregory L Burke
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:928-35. 2008
    ..To assess the importance of the obesity epidemic on cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk, we determined the prevalence of obesity and the relationship of obesity to CVD risk factors and subclinical vascular disease...
  2. pmc Serum insulin, obesity, and the incidence of type 2 diabetes in black and white adults: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study: 1987-1998
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:1358-64. 2002
    ..In this study, we tested the hypothesis that fasting serum insulin is higher in nonobese black adults than in white adults and that high fasting insulin predicts type 2 diabetes equally well in both groups...
  3. pmc Heterogeneity in the relationship between ethnicity, BMI, and fasting insulin
    Latha P Palaniappan
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94304 1825, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:1351-7. 2002
    ..To determine whether the association of BMI and fasting insulin is modified by ethnicity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Depression and the metabolic syndrome in young adults: findings from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Leslie S Kinder
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:316-22. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to establish an association between depression and the metabolic syndrome in a nationally representative sample...
  5. ncbi request reprint A prospective evaluation of the risk of QT prolongation with hormone replacement therapy: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:530-6. 2003
    ..We tested whether postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy was associated with prolonged QT intervals in a healthy population sample of women (mean age=54)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of the incident metabolic syndrome in adults: the Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study
    Latha Palaniappan
    Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305 5705, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:788-93. 2004
    ..To prospectively investigate predictors of the incident metabolic syndrome in nondiabetic adults...
  7. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of depression as a risk factor for incident diabetes: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Epidemiologic Follow-up Study, 1971-1992
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention and the Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 60611, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:416-23. 2003
    ..Results suggest an independent role for depressive symptoms in the development of diabetes in populations with low educational attainment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for progression to incident hyperinsulinemia: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study, 1987-1998
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:1058-67. 2003
    ..The associations were similar across race and gender groups. These data suggest that, in addition to weight gain, hyperuricemia, dyslipidemia, and smoking can be detected prior to development of hyperinsulinemia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Association of dietary protein intake and microalbuminuria in healthy adults: Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Elizabeth M Wrone
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 41:580-7. 2003
    ..The relationship between dietary protein intake (DPI) and microalbuminuria (MA) is unclear. We investigated whether DPI was associated with urinary albumin level in a population sample of persons with normal kidney function...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prospective association between hormone replacement therapy, heart rate, and heart rate variability. The Atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:565-71. 2003
    ..Results from this observational study suggest that hormone therapy is not associated with HR or HRV. These analyses should be replicated in a randomized trial...
  11. ncbi request reprint Does the cardiac autonomic response to postural change predict incident coronary heart disease and mortality? The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:48-56. 2002
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  12. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for the metabolic syndrome: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study, 1985-2001
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2707-15. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the association of the metabolic syndrome with demographic characteristics and to identify modifiable risk factors for development of the metabolic syndrome...
  13. ncbi request reprint Racial/Ethnic differences in subclinical atherosclerosis among adults with diabetes: the multiethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:2768-70. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness in young adulthood and the development of cardiovascular disease risk factors
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill, USA
    JAMA 290:3092-100. 2003
    ..Low cardiorespiratory fitness is an established risk factor for cardiovascular and total mortality; however, mechanisms responsible for these associations are uncertain...
  15. pmc The metabolic syndrome: prevalence and associated risk factor findings in the US population from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994
    Yong Woo Park
    Department of Family Medicine, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Arch Intern Med 163:427-36. 2003
    ..The extent to which the metabolic syndrome is associated with demographic and potentially modifiable lifestyle factors in the US population is unknown...
  16. doi request reprint Diabetes prevention in US ethnic minorities: role of the social environment
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N Lake Shore Dr, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:942-4. 2008
  17. ncbi request reprint Prospective investigation of autonomic nervous system function and the development of type 2 diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk In Communities study, 1987-1998
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N Lake Shore Dr, Suite 1102, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Circulation 107:2190-5. 2003
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  18. ncbi request reprint Influence of autonomic nervous system dysfunction on the development of type 2 diabetes: the CARDIA study
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:3035-41. 2003
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  19. pmc The association among autonomic nervous system function, incident diabetes, and intervention arm in the Diabetes Prevention Program
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:914-9. 2006
    ..2 years...
  20. doi request reprint Associations of psychosocial factors with heart rate and its short-term variability: multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Tetsuya Ohira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:141-6. 2008
    ..To examine the association of psychosocial factors with heart rate (HR) and its variability across multiple ethnic groups and by gender. Increased HR and reduced HR variability are markers of increased cardiovascular risk...
  21. ncbi request reprint Autonomic regulation of the association between exercise and diabetes
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 36:12-8. 2008
    ..Evidence in support of our hypothesis is derived from a combination of observational studies and clinical trials...
  22. ncbi request reprint Resting heart rate in middle age and diabetes development in older age
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:335-9. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Food omega-3 fatty acid intake of individuals (total, linolenic acid, long-chain) and their blood pressure: INTERMAP study
    Hirotsugu Ueshima
    Department of Health Science, Shiga University of Medical Science, Tsukinowa cho Seta, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Hypertension 50:313-9. 2007
    ..In summary, food omega-3 PFA intake related inversely to blood pressure, including in nonhypertensive persons, with small estimated effect size. Food omega-3 PFA may contribute to prevention and control of adverse blood pressure levels...
  24. ncbi request reprint Association between cardiorespiratory fitness and prevalence of carotid atherosclerosis among men with hypertension
    Sae Young Jae
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Am Heart J 153:1001-5. 2007
    ..We tested the hypothesis that higher levels of cardiorespiratory fitness are inversely associated with the prevalence of carotid atherosclerosis in a cross-sectional study of 2532 (53.2 +/- 8.5 years old) hypertensive men...
  25. ncbi request reprint Relation of nutrient intake to microalbuminuria in nondiabetic middle-aged men and women: International Population Study on Macronutrients and Blood Pressure (INTERMAP)
    Martha L Daviglus
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 45:256-66. 2005
    ..Microalbuminuria (MA) is a risk factor for cardiovascular and renal disease. However, little is known about the relation of nutritional factors to MA, especially in individuals without diabetes...
  26. ncbi request reprint Comparison of risk factors for cardiovascular mortality in black and white adults
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1196-202. 2006
    ..We investigated whether traditional cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors were similarly associated with CVD mortality in black and white men and women...
  27. ncbi request reprint The temporal relationship between heart rate recovery immediately after exercise and the metabolic syndrome: the CARDIA study
    Mohammad Ali Kizilbash
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Eur Heart J 27:1592-6. 2006
    ..We investigated the cross-sectional and longitudinal associations of slower HRR following a graded exercise treadmill test (GXT) with metabolic syndrome components and LDL-C...
  28. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal association between depressive symptoms and incident type 2 diabetes mellitus in older adults: the cardiovascular health study
    Mercedes R Carnethon
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:802-7. 2007
    ..Prospective studies indicate that a single self-report of high depressive symptoms is associated with an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes mellitus...