Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of heart failure among women with coronary disease
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 1364, USA
    Circulation 110:1424-30. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Renal insufficiency as an independent predictor of mortality among women with heart failure
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 1364, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:1593-600. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of hormone therapy on mortality rates among women with heart failure and coronary artery disease
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:289-91. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint BiDil for heart failure in black patients: implications of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1364, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:52-6. 2007
  5. pmc N-terminal fragment of the prohormone brain-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP), cardiovascular events, and mortality in patients with stable coronary heart disease
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    JAMA 297:169-76. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Adolescent overweight and future adult coronary heart disease
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:2371-9. 2007
  7. pmc Body mass index and early kidney function decline in young adults: a longitudinal analysis of the CARDIA (Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults) study
    Vanessa Grubbs
    University of California, San Francisco, CA Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 63:590-7. 2014
  8. pmc Multisite randomized trial of a single-session versus multisession literacy-sensitive self-care intervention for patients with heart failure
    Darren A DeWalt
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 5041 Old Clinic Bldg, CB 7110, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Circulation 125:2854-62. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Statin Use for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    University of California, San Francisco
    JAMA 316:1997-2007. 2016
  10. pmc Estimated kidney function based on serum cystatin C and risk of subsequent coronary artery calcium in young and middle-aged adults with preserved kidney function: results from the CARDIA study
    Nisha Bansal
    Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Francisco, 521 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0532, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 178:410-7. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of heart failure among women with coronary disease
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 1364, USA
    Circulation 110:1424-30. 2004
    ..We determined the risk factors for developing heart failure among postmenopausal women with established coronary disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint Renal insufficiency as an independent predictor of mortality among women with heart failure
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 1364, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:1593-600. 2004
    ..We sought to explore the association between renal insufficiency and mortality among women with heart failure (HF) and to evaluate this risk by the presence of preserved or depressed systolic function...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of hormone therapy on mortality rates among women with heart failure and coronary artery disease
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:289-91. 2005
    ..Over the 4.1-year follow-up, estrogen plus progestin use had no effect on all-cause mortality (hazard ratio 1.0, 95% confidence interval 0.7 to 1.4, p = 0.8) in women with heart failure and coronary disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint BiDil for heart failure in black patients: implications of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1364, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:52-6. 2007
    ....
  5. pmc N-terminal fragment of the prohormone brain-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP), cardiovascular events, and mortality in patients with stable coronary heart disease
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    JAMA 297:169-76. 2007
    ..Identification of individuals at high risk for cardiovascular events is important for the optimal use of primary and secondary prevention measures...
  6. ncbi request reprint Adolescent overweight and future adult coronary heart disease
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:2371-9. 2007
    ..The effect of adolescent overweight on future adult coronary heart disease (CHD) is not known...
  7. pmc Body mass index and early kidney function decline in young adults: a longitudinal analysis of the CARDIA (Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults) study
    Vanessa Grubbs
    University of California, San Francisco, CA Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 63:590-7. 2014
    ..We sought to examine the association of body mass index (BMI) with kidney function decline in a cohort of young adults with preserved glomerular filtration at baseline...
  8. pmc Multisite randomized trial of a single-session versus multisession literacy-sensitive self-care intervention for patients with heart failure
    Darren A DeWalt
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 5041 Old Clinic Bldg, CB 7110, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Circulation 125:2854-62. 2012
    ..Self-care training can reduce hospitalization for heart failure (HF), and more intensive intervention may benefit more vulnerable patients, including those with low literacy...
  9. doi request reprint Statin Use for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    University of California, San Francisco
    JAMA 316:1997-2007. 2016
    ..Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States, accounting for 1 of every 3 deaths among adults...
  10. pmc Estimated kidney function based on serum cystatin C and risk of subsequent coronary artery calcium in young and middle-aged adults with preserved kidney function: results from the CARDIA study
    Nisha Bansal
    Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Francisco, 521 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0532, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 178:410-7. 2013
    ..01) in adjusted models. In conclusion, among young and middle-aged adults with eGFRcys greater than 60 mL/min/1.73 m(2), annual decline in eGFRcys is an independent risk factor for subsequent CAC. ..
  11. doi request reprint Association of sleep-related problems with CKD in the United States, 2005-2008
    Laura Plantinga
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital and University of California, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 58:554-64. 2011
    ..We examined the prevalence of a variety of sleep-related problems in persons with and without CKD...
  12. pmc Race differences in prevalence of chronic kidney disease among young adults using creatinine-based glomerular filtration rate-estimating equations
    Carmen A Peralta
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:3934-9. 2010
    ..Current creatinine-based glomerular filtration rate (GFR)-estimating equations may misclassify young, healthy blacks...
  13. pmc Association of CKD with disability in the United States
    Laura C Plantinga
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, 94110, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:212-27. 2011
    ..Little is known about disability in early-stage chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  14. doi request reprint Primary Care Interventions to Support Breastfeeding: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    University of California, San Francisco
    JAMA 316:1688-1693. 2016
    ..However, nearly half of all US mothers who initially breastfeed stop doing so by 6 months, and there are significant disparities in breastfeeding rates among younger mothers and in disadvantaged communities...
  15. pmc Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use among persons with chronic kidney disease in the United States
    Laura Plantinga
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:423-30. 2011
    ..Because avoidance of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) is recommended for most individuals with chronic kidney disease (CKD), we sought to characterize patterns of NSAID use among persons with CKD in the United States...
  16. doi request reprint Higher cardiovascular disease prevalence and mortality among younger blacks compared to whites
    Stacey Jolly
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Med 123:811-8. 2010
    ..Blacks have higher rates of cardiovascular disease than whites. The age at which these differential rates emerge has not been fully examined...
  17. pmc Projected effect of dietary salt reductions on future cardiovascular disease
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:590-9. 2010
    ..The U.S. diet is high in salt, with the majority coming from processed foods. Reducing dietary salt is a potentially important target for the improvement of public health...
  18. ncbi request reprint Renal function and heart failure risk in older black and white individuals: the Health, Aging, and Body Composition Study
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, CA 94143 1364, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1396-402. 2006
    ..Our objective was to determine whether the association of chronic kidney disease with incident heart failure differs between blacks and whites...
  19. doi request reprint Screening for Colorectal Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    University of California, San Francisco
    JAMA 315:2564-75. 2016
    ..Colorectal cancer is most frequently diagnosed among adults aged 65 to 74 years; the median age at death from colorectal cancer is 68 years...
  20. doi request reprint Screening for Skin Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    University of California, San Francisco
    JAMA 316:429-35. 2016
    ..In 2016, an estimated 76,400 US men and women will develop melanoma and 10,100 will die from the disease...
  21. pmc Polycystic ovary syndrome is associated with higher left ventricular mass index: the CARDIA women's study
    Erica T Wang
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:4656-62. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to determine whether young women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) have evidence of early structural changes in echocardiographic parameters as a measurement of cardiovascular risk...
  22. pmc Trajectories of kidney function decline in young black and white adults with preserved GFR: results from the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study
    Carmen A Peralta
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 62:261-6. 2013
    ..Strong racial discrepancies in end-stage renal disease exist. Whether there are race differences in kidney function loss in younger healthy persons is not well established...
  23. pmc The effect of progressive, reinforcing telephone education and counseling versus brief educational intervention on knowledge, self-care behaviors and heart failure symptoms
    David W Baker
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Card Fail 17:789-96. 2011
    ..The optimal strategy for promoting self-care for heart failure (HF) is unclear...
  24. pmc The impact of the aging population on coronary heart disease in the United States
    Michelle C Odden
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 1211, USA
    Am J Med 124:827-33.e5. 2011
    ..We sought to estimate the impact of the aging US population on coronary heart disease...
  25. pmc Racial differences in incident heart failure among young adults
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Department of Medicine and the Division of General Internal Medicine and the UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:1179-90. 2009
    ..The antecedents and epidemiology of heart failure in young adults are poorly understood...
  26. pmc The Association of African Ancestry and elevated creatinine in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study
    Carmen A Peralta
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, USA
    Am J Nephrol 31:202-8. 2010
    ..05 (4.81-17.02) for black men with >80% African ancestry. Genetic factors common to African ancestry may be associated with increased risk of early kidney dysfunction in a young, healthy population, particularly among black men...
  27. doi request reprint Serologic Screening for Genital Herpes Infection: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    University of California, San Francisco
    JAMA 316:2525-2530. 2016
    ..Antiviral medications may provide symptomatic relief from outbreaks but do not cure HSV infection. Neonatal herpes infection, while uncommon, can result in substantial morbidity and mortality...
  28. doi request reprint Screening for Syphilis Infection in Nonpregnant Adults and Adolescents: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    University of California, San Francisco
    JAMA 315:2321-7. 2016
    ..Late-stage syphilis can lead to development of inflammatory lesions throughout the body, which can lead to cardiovascular or organ dysfunction. Syphilis infection also increases the risk for acquiring or transmitting HIV infection...
  29. doi request reprint Screening for Lipid Disorders in Children and Adolescents: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    University of California, San Francisco
    JAMA 316:625-33. 2016
    ....
  30. pmc Biomarkers to predict recurrent cardiovascular disease: the Heart and Soul Study
    Michael G Shlipak
    Section of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Am J Med 121:50-7. 2008
    ..The study purpose was to evaluate the ability of 6 biomarkers to improve the prediction of cardiovascular events among persons with established coronary artery disease...
  31. pmc Validation of CKD and related conditions in existing data sets: A systematic review
    Morgan E Grams
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:44-54. 2011
    ..Our objective is to identify and synthesize published literature evaluating the accuracy of existing data sources related to kidney disease...
  32. pmc Coronary heart disease attributable to passive smoking: CHD Policy Model
    James M Lightwood
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:13-20. 2009
    ..Passive smoking is a major risk factor for coronary heart disease (CHD), and existing estimates are out of date due to recent and substantial changes in the level of exposure...
  33. pmc Vulnerable populations and the association between periodontal and chronic kidney disease
    Vanessa Grubbs
    Division of Nephrology, University of California San Francisco San Francisco General Hospital Renal Center, Box 1341, 1001 Potrero Avenue, Building 100, Room 342, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:711-7. 2011
    ..Recent studies suggest an overall association between chronic kidney disease (CKD) and periodontal disease, but it is unknown whether this association is similar across various subpopulations...
  34. pmc Prehypertension during young adulthood and coronary calcium later in life
    Mark J Pletcher
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California, USA
    Ann Intern Med 149:91-9. 2008
    ..High blood pressure in middle age is a well-established risk factor for cardiovascular disease, but the consequences of low-level elevations during young adulthood are unknown...
  35. doi request reprint The association of periodontal disease with kidney function decline: a longitudinal retrospective analysis of the MrOS dental study
    Vanessa Grubbs
    Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Francisco San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 31:466-72. 2016
    ..Periodontal disease is common, modifiable and has been implicated as a novel potential CKD risk factor, but evidence of its association with kidney function decline over time is limited...
  36. doi request reprint Screening for Latent Tuberculosis Infection in Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    University of California, San Francisco
    JAMA 316:962-9. 2016
    ..An effective strategy for reducing the transmission, morbidity, and mortality of active disease is the identification and treatment of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) to prevent progression to active disease...
  37. pmc Patient-physicians' information exchange in outpatient cardiac care: time for a heart to heart?
    Urmimala Sarkar
    University of California, San Francisco Division of General Internal Medicine, UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital Medical Service, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 85:173-9. 2011
    ..Agreement between patients and physicians is an indicator of successful communication. Concordance in domains of communication among patients with heart disease and communication barriers has not been studied...
  38. pmc Forecasting the future economic burden of current adolescent overweight: an estimate of the coronary heart disease policy model
    James Lightwood
    School of Pharmacy, Department of Medicine, University of California, 3333 California St, Suite 420, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:2230-7. 2009
    ..We predicted the future economic burden attributable to high rates of current adolescent overweight...
  39. pmc Incarceration, incident hypertension, and access to health care: findings from the coronary artery risk development in young adults (CARDIA) study
    Emily A Wang
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, Box 1364, SFGH Bldg 10, WD 13 1313, San Francisco, CA 94143 1364, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:687-93. 2009
    ..Incarceration is associated with increased cardiovascular disease mortality, but prospective studies exploring mechanisms of this association are lacking...
  40. pmc Systolic blood pressure and incident heart failure in the elderly. The Cardiovascular Health Study and the Health, Ageing and Body Composition Study
    Javed Butler
    Department of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Heart 97:1304-11. 2011
    ..The exact form of the association between systolic blood pressure (SBP) and heart failure (HF) risk in the elderly remains incompletely defined, especially in individuals not receiving antihypertensive drugs...
  41. pmc Menstrual irregularity and cardiovascular mortality
    Erica T Wang
    Center for Research on Women s and Children s Health, Public Health Institute, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:E114-8. 2011
    ..However, there are limited prospective studies confirming the link between polycystic ovary syndrome and cardiovascular mortality...
  42. pmc Is B-type natriuretic peptide a useful screening test for systolic or diastolic dysfunction in patients with coronary disease? Data from the Heart and Soul Study
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Med 116:509-16. 2004
    ..We examined the characteristics of a BNP test for identifying systolic and diastolic dysfunction in outpatients with stable coronary disease...
  43. pmc N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide as a diagnostic test for ventricular dysfunction in patients with coronary disease: data from the heart and soul study
    David C M Corteville
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:483-9. 2007
    ..Whether NT-proBNP can be used to detect ventricular dysfunction in patients with stable coronary heart disease (CHD) and no history of heart failure is unknown...
  44. pmc Nonoptimal lipids commonly present in young adults and coronary calcium later in life: the CARDIA (Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults) study
    Mark J Pletcher
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94107, USA
    Ann Intern Med 153:137-46. 2010
    ..Dyslipidemia causes coronary heart disease in middle-aged and elderly adults, but the consequences of lipid exposure during young adulthood are unclear...
  45. doi request reprint Mortality benefits from US population-wide reduction in sodium consumption: projections from 3 modeling approaches
    Pamela G Coxson
    UCSF SFGH, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Hypertension 61:564-70. 2013
    ..7-1.2 million deaths averted in 10 years). Under 3 different modeling assumptions, the projected health benefits from reductions in dietary sodium are substantial...
  46. pmc Acute myocardial infarction length of stay and hospital mortality are not associated with language preference
    Vanessa Grubbs
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:190-4. 2008
    ..Language barriers between patients and providers may influence the process and quality of care...
  47. ncbi request reprint Comparing impact and cost-effectiveness of primary prevention strategies for lipid-lowering
    Mark J Pletcher
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94107, USA
    Ann Intern Med 150:243-54. 2009
    ..Lipid-lowering therapy is costly but effective at reducing coronary heart disease (CHD) risk...
  48. doi request reprint Perceived Discrimination Associated with Asthma and Related Outcomes in Minority Youth: The GALA II and SAGE II Studies
    Neeta Thakur
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Chest . 2016
    ..We aim to examine the association of perceived discrimination with having asthma and poor asthma control in African American and Latino youth...
  49. pmc The Effects of Migration and Assortative Mating on Admixture Linkage Disequilibrium
    Noah Zaitlen
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94158
    Genetics 205:375-383. 2017
    ....
  50. pmc Simulating Strategies for Improving Control of Hypertension Among Patients with Usual Source of Care in the United States: The Blood Pressure Control Model
    Valy Fontil
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 30:1147-55. 2015
    ..Only half of hypertensive adults achieve blood pressure (BP) control in the United States, and it is unclear how BP control rates may be improved most effectively and efficiently at the population level...
  51. pmc Racial Differences in Left Atrial Size: Results from the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study
    Thomas A Dewland
    Electrophysiology Section, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0151559. 2016
    ..The incongruent associations between race, LA diameter, and LA volume suggest that LA geometry, rather than size alone, may have implications for AF risk. ..
  52. pmc Diversity in Clinical and Biomedical Research: A Promise Yet to Be Fulfilled
    Sam S Oh
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 12:e1001918. 2015
    ..Esteban Gonzalez Burchard and colleagues explore how making medical research more diverse would aid not only social justice but scientific quality and clinical effectiveness, too. ..
  53. pmc Genetic ancestry influences asthma susceptibility and lung function among Latinos
    María Pino-Yanes
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, Calif CIBER de Enfermedades Respiratorias, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 135:228-35. 2015
    ..Childhood asthma prevalence and morbidity varies among Latinos in the United States, with Puerto Ricans having the highest and Mexicans the lowest...
  54. pmc Early-life air pollution and asthma risk in minority children. The GALA II and SAGE II studies
    Katherine K Nishimura
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 188:309-18. 2013
    ..Air pollution is a known asthma trigger and has been associated with short-term asthma symptoms, airway inflammation, decreased lung function, and reduced response to asthma rescue medications...
  55. pmc Health benefits of reducing sugar-sweetened beverage intake in high risk populations of California: results from the cardiovascular disease (CVD) policy model
    Tekeshe A Mekonnen
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations at San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e81723. 2013
    ..Reduction of SSB intake and the potential impact on health outcomes in California and among racial, ethnic, and low-income sub-groups has not been quantified...
  56. pmc B-type natriuretic peptide and ischemia in patients with stable coronary disease: data from the Heart and Soul study
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Circulation 108:2987-92. 2003
    ..However, BNP levels are not specific for ventricular dysfunction in patients who do not have overt symptoms of heart failure, suggesting that other cardiac processes such as myocardial ischemia may also cause elevations in BNP...
  57. pmc Identification of limited English proficient patients in clinical care
    Leah S Karliner
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1555-60. 2008
    ..Standardized means to identify patients likely to benefit from language assistance are needed...
  58. pmc Prevalence of chronic kidney disease in persons with undiagnosed or prehypertension in the United States
    Deidra C Crews
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Hypertension 55:1102-9. 2010
    ..37 [95% CI: 2.00 to 2.81]). Chronic kidney disease is prevalent in undiagnosed and prehypertension. Earlier identification and treatment of both these conditions may prevent or delay morbidity and mortality from chronic kidney disease...
  59. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of PCSK9 Inhibitor Therapy in Patients With Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia or Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease
    Dhruv S Kazi
    Department of Medicine, Center for Vulnerable Populations, University of California, San Francisco2Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco3Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco4Center
    JAMA 316:743-53. 2016
    ..Their long-term cost-effectiveness and effect on total health care spending are uncertain...
  60. pmc Young Adult Exposure to Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Risk of Events Later in Life: The Framingham Offspring Study
    Mark J Pletcher
    Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0154288. 2016
    ..Our objective was to analyze whether extent of early adult exposures to systolic and diastolic blood pressure (SBP, DBP) and low-and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL, HDL) are independent predictors of CHD events later in life...
  61. pmc Comparative Cost-Effectiveness of Conservative or Intensive Blood Pressure Treatment Guidelines in Adults Aged 35-74 Years: The Cardiovascular Disease Policy Model
    Nathalie Moise
    From the Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY N M, C N K L, K Y T, A E M Department of Evidence Based Medicine, Cardiovascular Institute and Fu Wai Hospital of the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China C H Department of Epidemiology, Fuwai Hospital, Peking Union Medical College and Chinese Academy of Medicine Science, Beijing, China C H George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia A R Health Economics and Health Technology Assessment, Institute of Health and Wellbeing, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences and College of Social Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom C N K L Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco P G C, K B D and College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY L G, A E M
    Hypertension 68:88-96. 2016
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  62. doi request reprint Use of Decision Models in the Development of Evidence-Based Clinical Preventive Services Recommendations: Methods of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Douglas K Owens
    From Stanford University, Stanford, California Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute, Washington, DC Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina VCU Fairfax Family Medicine Residency, Fairfax, Virginia University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa Columbia University and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington Duke University, Durham, North Carolina Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut Health Partners Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota and University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri
    Ann Intern Med 165:501-508. 2016
    ..For chosen topics, the USPSTF assesses the strengths and limitations of the systematically reviewed evidence and the modeling analyses and integrates the results of each to make preventive service recommendations...
  63. pmc APOL1 Genotype and Race Differences in Incident Albuminuria and Renal Function Decline
    Carmen A Peralta
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, California
    J Am Soc Nephrol 27:887-93. 2016
    ....
  64. pmc Genome-wide association study of cardiac structure and systolic function in African Americans: the Candidate Gene Association Resource (CARe) study
    Ervin R Fox
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State St, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 6:37-46. 2013
    ..Using data from 4 community-based cohorts of African Americans, we tested the association between genome-wide markers (single-nucleotide polymorphisms) and cardiac phenotypes in the Candidate-gene Association Resource study...
  65. pmc Recommendations for intrauterine contraception: a randomized trial of the effects of patients' race/ethnicity and socioeconomic status
    Christine Dehlendorf
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:319.e1-8. 2010
    ..This study investigated the effect of these factors on recommendations for contraception...
  66. pmc Racial differences in tuberculosis infection in United States communities: the coronary artery risk development in young adults study
    Payam Nahid
    Curry International Tuberculosis Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:291-4. 2011
    ..0; 95% confidence interval, 1.5-2.9)...
  67. pmc Physician underutilization of effective medications for resistant hypertension at office visits in the United States: NAMCS 2006-2010
    Valy Fontil
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:468-76. 2014
    ....
  68. pmc Polycystic ovary syndrome and risk for long-term diabetes and dyslipidemia
    Erica T Wang
    UCSF Women s Health Clinical Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:6-13. 2011
    ....
  69. pmc Relationship between literacy, knowledge, self-care behaviors, and heart failure-related quality of life among patients with heart failure
    Aurelia Macabasco-O'Connell
    UCLA School of Nursing, University of California, Olive View UCLA Medical Center Los Angeles, 700 Tiverton Ave, 4 242 Factor Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:979-86. 2011
    ..We sought to examine the relationship between literacy and heart failure-related quality of life (HFQOL), and to explore whether literacy-related differences in knowledge, self-efficacy and/or self-care behavior explained the relationship...
  70. pmc Unraveling the relationship between literacy, language proficiency, and patient-physician communication
    Rebecca L Sudore
    San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 75:398-402. 2009
    ..To examine whether the effect of health literacy (HL) on patient-physician communication varies with patient-physician language concordance and communication type...
  71. ncbi request reprint BiDil for heart failure in black patients
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
    Ann Intern Med 147:214-5; author reply 215-6. 2007
  72. ncbi request reprint Association between anaemia and N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP): findings from the Heart and Soul Study
    Arati S Desai
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, United States
    Eur J Heart Fail 9:886-91. 2007
    ..Anaemia is associated with elevated levels of natriuretic peptides. Whether the association of anaemia with natriuretic peptides is independent of other cardiovascular risk factors is unclear...
  73. ncbi request reprint Health care discrimination, processes of care, and diabetes patients' health status
    John D Piette
    Center for Practice Management and Outcomes Research, VA Ann Arbor Health Care System, P O Box 130170, Ann Arbor, MI 48113 0170, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 60:41-8. 2006
    ....

Research Grants1

  1. Chronic Kidney Disease and Cardiovascular Risk in Black and White Young Adults
    Kirsten Bibbins Domingo; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These findings will be important as a guide for preventive efforts and future research, particularly in Blacks. ..