George T Kondos

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Electron-beam tomography coronary artery calcium and cardiac events: a 37-month follow-up of 5635 initially asymptomatic low- to intermediate-risk adults
    George T Kondos
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine MC 715, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, 840 S Wood St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Circulation 107:2571-6. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of low risk and higher risk profiles in middle age to frequency and quantity of coronary artery calcium years later
    Martha L Daviglus
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:367-9. 2004
  3. pmc 25-hydroxyvitamin D and cardiovascular risk factors in women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Peggy W Wu
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:1387-95. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Conventional coronary artery disease risk factors and coronary artery calcium detected by electron beam tomography in 30,908 healthy individuals
    Julie Anne Hoff
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, 60612, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:163-9. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of coronary artery calcium among diabetic individuals without known coronary artery disease
    Julie Anne Hoff
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Illinois College of Medicine, 840 S Wood Street M C 715, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:1008-12. 2003
  6. pmc Women and non-cardiac chest pain: gender differences in symptom presentation
    Cheryl N Carmin
    Department of Psychiatry MC 913, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 11:287-93. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery calcium in HIV-infected men treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy
    F Patrick Robinson
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 20:149-54. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Challenges in quantitative electron-beam computed tomography measurement of coronary artery calcium:; Image artifacts, scan protocols, and coronary artery calcium scores(1)
    Alexander Sevrukov
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, 840 South Wood St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Acad Radiol 11:698-710. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Electron beam tomography imaging of coronary calcium: the effect of body mass index on radiologic noise
    Alexander Sevrukov
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 26:592-7. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Increased high-density lipoprotein cholesterol predicts the pioglitazone-mediated reduction of carotid intima-media thickness progression in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Michael Davidson
    Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Circulation 117:2123-30. 2008

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Electron-beam tomography coronary artery calcium and cardiac events: a 37-month follow-up of 5635 initially asymptomatic low- to intermediate-risk adults
    George T Kondos
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine MC 715, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, 840 S Wood St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Circulation 107:2571-6. 2003
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  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of low risk and higher risk profiles in middle age to frequency and quantity of coronary artery calcium years later
    Martha L Daviglus
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:367-9. 2004
    ..Despite adverse changes in risk factors, the prevalence of measurable CAC and mean CAC scores were less for LR participants than for non-LR participants (60% vs 77%, p = 0.09, and 217 vs 443, p = 0.05, respectively)...
  3. pmc 25-hydroxyvitamin D and cardiovascular risk factors in women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Peggy W Wu
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:1387-95. 2009
    ..Vitamin D deficiency has also been noted in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). The objective of this study was to evaluate the associations of serum 25(OH)D levels with cardiovascular risk factors in women with SLE...
  4. ncbi request reprint Conventional coronary artery disease risk factors and coronary artery calcium detected by electron beam tomography in 30,908 healthy individuals
    Julie Anne Hoff
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, 60612, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:163-9. 2003
    ..Electron beam tomography (EBT) is a noninvasive measure of coronary artery calcium (CAC), a marker for atherosclerosis. In this study we examined the association between conventional risk factors for coronary artery disease (CAD) and CAC...
  5. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of coronary artery calcium among diabetic individuals without known coronary artery disease
    Julie Anne Hoff
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Illinois College of Medicine, 840 S Wood Street M C 715, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:1008-12. 2003
    ..We sought to examine the age and gender distribution of coronary artery calcium (CAC) by diabetes status in a large cohort of asymptomatic individuals...
  6. pmc Women and non-cardiac chest pain: gender differences in symptom presentation
    Cheryl N Carmin
    Department of Psychiatry MC 913, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 11:287-93. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery calcium in HIV-infected men treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy
    F Patrick Robinson
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 20:149-54. 2005
    ..20, P = .034). These results tentatively suggest that there is an elevated level of subclinical atherosclerosis in HIV patients treated with HAART...
  8. ncbi request reprint Challenges in quantitative electron-beam computed tomography measurement of coronary artery calcium:; Image artifacts, scan protocols, and coronary artery calcium scores(1)
    Alexander Sevrukov
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, 840 South Wood St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Acad Radiol 11:698-710. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Electron beam tomography imaging of coronary calcium: the effect of body mass index on radiologic noise
    Alexander Sevrukov
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 26:592-7. 2002
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Increased high-density lipoprotein cholesterol predicts the pioglitazone-mediated reduction of carotid intima-media thickness progression in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Michael Davidson
    Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Circulation 117:2123-30. 2008
    ..Compared with glimepiride, pioglitazone has been shown to slow the progression of atherosclerosis measured by CIMT in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cardiac anxiety in patients self-referred for electron beam tomography
    Cheryl N Carmin
    University of Illinois at Chicago, 912 S Wood Street, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Behav Med 26:67-80. 2003
    ..Findings are discussed in relation to treatment of cardiac anxiety and the prevention of unnecessary medical procedures...
  12. ncbi request reprint Relationship of traditional and nontraditional cardiovascular risk factors to coronary artery calcium in type 2 diabetes
    Theodore Mazzone
    Section of Diabetes and Metabolism MC 797, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1819 W Polk Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Diabetes 56:849-55. 2007
    ..Adiposity measures are significantly associated with coronary artery calcium score, but their importance may be largely explained by apolipoprotein B or triglyceride-rich lipoprotein cholesterol...
  13. pmc Differences in subclinical cardiovascular disease between African American and Caucasian women with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Elisa Y Rhew
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Transl Res 153:51-9. 2009
    ..A combination of SLE-related and traditional CVD risk factors explained the racial difference in plaque burden...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effect of pioglitazone compared with glimepiride on carotid intima-media thickness in type 2 diabetes: a randomized trial
    Theodore Mazzone
    Department of Medicine, Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago 60612, USA
    JAMA 296:2572-81. 2006
    ..While studies of relatively short duration have suggested that thiazolidinediones such as pioglitazone might reduce progression of CIMT in persons with diabetes, the results of longer studies have been less clear...
  15. ncbi request reprint Serial electron beam CT measurements of coronary artery calcium: Has your patient's calcium score actually changed?
    Alexander B Sevrukov
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology M C 715, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:1546-53. 2005
    ..The objective of our study was to develop a model for determining the smallest statistically significant change in the coronary artery calcium score (CAC) between serial measurements in a given subject...
  16. doi request reprint CT of the normal esophagus to define the normal air column and its extent and distribution
    Dean E Schraufnagel
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, M C 719, University of Illinois at Chicago, 840 S Wood St, Chicago, IL 60612 7323, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:748-52. 2008
    ..This study was designed to quantify and characterize the air-containing thoracic esophagus on CT to help diagnose diseases and facilitate correlation with lung diseases that may be associated with aspiration...
  17. pmc Alpha-chlorofatty Acid and coronary artery or aorta calcium scores in women with systemic lupus erythematosus. A pilot study
    Mary A Mahieu
    From the Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, and Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois Departments of Pediatrics and Center for Outcomes Research and of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Center for Cardiovascular Research, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, Missouri Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois and Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA M A Mahieu, MD, Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine C P Guild, MPH, Department of Pediatrics and Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine C J Albert, BA, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Center for Cardiovascular Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine G T Kondos, MD, Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Illinois Chicago College of Medicine J J Carr, MD, Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine D Edmundowicz, MD, Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Temple University School of Medicine D A Ford, PhD, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Center for Cardiovascular Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine R Ramsey Goldman, MD
    J Rheumatol 41:1834-42. 2014
    ..We investigated if serum α-ClFA is associated with subclinical CVD as measured by coronary artery and aorta calcium scores (CAC and AC, respectively) in women with and without systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  18. doi request reprint Impact of treatment guidelines on clinical and economic outcomes of acute decompensated heart failure
    Robert J DiDomenico
    Department of Pharmacy Practice and Affiliate Faculty, Center for Pharmacoeconomic Research, College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 42:327-33. 2008
    ..No data exist that demonstrate the impact of comprehensive acute decompensated heart failure (ADHF) treatment guidelines on clinical and economic outcomes in hospitalized patients with this condition...
  19. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of coronary atherosclerotic risk and plaque burden in HIV patients: 'a call for cardiovascular prevention'
    Monica Acevedo
    Section of Preventive Cardiology and Rehabilitation, Department of Cardiology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    Atherosclerosis 163:349-54. 2002
    ..At this time, further corroboration of the emerging evidence for increased coronary risk, as well as complimentary estimates of coronary artery atherosclerotic burden, would be valuable to practicing physicians...