Joseph Yeboah

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Association between sleep apnea, snoring, incident cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality in an adult population: MESA
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, United States
    Atherosclerosis 219:963-8. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Effects of hormone therapy on soluble cell adhesion molecules in postmenopausal women with coronary artery disease
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology and Public Health, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Menopause 15:1060-4. 2008
  3. pmc Relationship between brachial flow-mediated dilation and carotid intima-media thickness in an elderly cohort: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, United States
    Atherosclerosis 197:840-5. 2008
  4. pmc Association between brachial artery reactivity and cardiovascular disease status in an elderly cohort: the cardiovascular health study
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, United States
    Atherosclerosis 197:768-76. 2008
  5. pmc Low plasma levels of FGF-2 and PDGF-BB are associated with cardiovascular events in type II diabetes mellitus (diabetes heart study)
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Dis Markers 23:173-8. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Brachial flow-mediated dilation predicts incident cardiovascular events in older adults: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Circulation 115:2390-7. 2007
  7. pmc Predictive value of brachial flow-mediated dilation for incident cardiovascular events in a population-based study: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Circulation 120:502-9. 2009
  8. pmc Association of plasma sphingomyelin levels and incident coronary heart disease events in an adult population: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 30:628-33. 2010
  9. pmc Prognosis of Low Normal Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction in an Asymptomatic Population-Based Adult Cohort: The Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Joseph Yeboah
    Heart and Vascular Center of Excellence, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina Electronic address
    J Card Fail 22:763-8. 2016
  10. pmc Comparison of novel risk markers for improvement in cardiovascular risk assessment in intermediate-risk individuals
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    JAMA 308:788-95. 2012

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Association between sleep apnea, snoring, incident cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality in an adult population: MESA
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, United States
    Atherosclerosis 219:963-8. 2011
    ..We assessed the association between sleep apnea, snoring, incident cardiovascular (CV) events and all-cause mortality in the Multi Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) cohort...
  2. doi request reprint Effects of hormone therapy on soluble cell adhesion molecules in postmenopausal women with coronary artery disease
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology and Public Health, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Menopause 15:1060-4. 2008
    ..We assessed the effect of HT on soluble cell adhesion molecules in the Estrogen Replacement and Atherosclerosis trial...
  3. pmc Relationship between brachial flow-mediated dilation and carotid intima-media thickness in an elderly cohort: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, United States
    Atherosclerosis 197:840-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between brachial flow-mediated dilation (FMD) and carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) in a large multi-ethnic elderly cohort...
  4. pmc Association between brachial artery reactivity and cardiovascular disease status in an elderly cohort: the cardiovascular health study
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, United States
    Atherosclerosis 197:768-76. 2008
    ..We assessed the association of FMD and the presence or absence of subclinical and clinical CVD in a population based cohort of older adults...
  5. pmc Low plasma levels of FGF-2 and PDGF-BB are associated with cardiovascular events in type II diabetes mellitus (diabetes heart study)
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Dis Markers 23:173-8. 2007
    ..We tested associations of the growth factors VEGF, FGF-2, HGF and PDGF-BB with coronary artery calcium scores and cardiovascular events (CVD) in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Brachial flow-mediated dilation predicts incident cardiovascular events in older adults: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Circulation 115:2390-7. 2007
    ..We assessed the hypothesis that FMD predicts incident cardiovascular events in a population-based cohort of older adults...
  7. pmc Predictive value of brachial flow-mediated dilation for incident cardiovascular events in a population-based study: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Circulation 120:502-9. 2009
    ..We assessed the predictive value of FMD for incident CVD events in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)...
  8. pmc Association of plasma sphingomyelin levels and incident coronary heart disease events in an adult population: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 30:628-33. 2010
    ..We wanted to assess the predictive value of plasma sphingomyelin levels for incident coronary heart disease (CHD) events in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis...
  9. pmc Prognosis of Low Normal Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction in an Asymptomatic Population-Based Adult Cohort: The Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Joseph Yeboah
    Heart and Vascular Center of Excellence, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina Electronic address
    J Card Fail 22:763-8. 2016
    ..We assessed the prognosis of participants with low normal LVEF in the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. All participants were asymptomatic and had no known clinical cardiovascular disease at baseline...
  10. pmc Comparison of novel risk markers for improvement in cardiovascular risk assessment in intermediate-risk individuals
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    JAMA 308:788-95. 2012
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  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of estrogen replacement with and without medroxyprogesterone acetate on brachial flow-mediated vasodilator responses in postmenopausal women with coronary artery disease
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology and Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am Heart J 153:439-44. 2007
    ..Estrogen has been shown to enhance endothelial-dependent flow-mediated vasodilation (FMD) in healthy and younger women. The effect of estrogen on older and less healthy postmenopausal women with atherosclerosis is unclear...
  12. pmc Utility of Nontraditional Risk Markers in Individuals Ineligible for Statin Therapy According to the 2013 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Cholesterol Guidelines
    Joseph Yeboah
    From Heart and Vascular Center of Excellence, Wake Forest Baptist Health, Winston Salem, NC J Y, F D, D M H Section of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Chicago, IL T S P Department of Biostatistics R Y, R L M, J C D and Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Departments of Medicine, Epidemiology, and Health Services B M P, University of Washington, Seattle Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD M J B Minneapolis Heart Institute and Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, MN M D M Radiology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland C T S Radiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN J J C Public Health, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC G L B Public Health, University of Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora D C G Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA B M P and Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL P G
    Circulation 132:916-22. 2015
    ..5% based on traditional risk factors. Whether use of nontraditional risk markers can improve risk assessment in those below this threshold for statin therapy is unclear...
  13. pmc Mediation of cardiovascular risk factor effects through subclinical vascular disease: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Joseph Yeboah
    From the Heart and Vascular Center of Excellence, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC J Y, D M H Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA J A D, R N, R L M Department of Radiology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA J F P National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD C T S Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC A B, G L B and Department of Radiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN J J C
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 34:1778-83. 2014
    ..We assessed the portion of the effects of risk factors on incident CVD events that are mediated through CAC, CIMT, and FMD...
  14. pmc Computed tomography-derived cardiovascular risk markers, incident cardiovascular events, and all-cause mortality in nondiabetics: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Joseph Yeboah
    Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 21:1233-41. 2014
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  15. pmc Impaired fasting glucose and the risk of incident diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular events in an adult population: MESA (Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis)
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:140-6. 2011
    ..The purpose of the study was to assess the cardiovascular risk of impaired fasting glucose (IFG)...
  16. pmc Pedal Edema as an Indicator of Early Heart Failure in the Community: Prevalence and Associations With Cardiac Structure/Function and Natriuretic Peptides (MESA [Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis])
    Joseph Yeboah
    From the Heart and Vascular Center of Excellence J Y, W Q, S A and Department of Epidemiology A B, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC Department of Cardiology and Radiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD J A C L Kantonsspital Graubuenden Clinic of Radiology, Loestrasse 170, 7000 Chur, Switzerland N K B National Institutes of Health Clinical Center, Bethesda, MD D A B and Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL S J S
    Circ Heart Fail 9:. 2016
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  17. doi request reprint Postoperative blood urea nitrogen is associated with stroke in cardiac surgical patients
    Martinson K Arnan
    Department of Neurology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 99:1314-20. 2015
    ..This case-control study identified perioperative risk factors associated with postoperative stroke risk after all cardiac surgical procedures...
  18. pmc Chronic statin administration may attenuate early anthracycline-associated declines in left ventricular ejection function
    Runyawan Chotenimitkhun
    Department of Cardiology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Can J Cardiol 31:302-7. 2015
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  19. pmc Left ventricular dilation and incident congestive heart failure in asymptomatic adults without cardiovascular disease: multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina Department of Cardiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina Electronic address
    J Card Fail 20:905-11. 2014
    ..We assessed the association between LV dilation and remodeling and incident HF in a multiethnic cohort...
  20. pmc Development of a new diabetes risk prediction tool for incident coronary heart disease events: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis and the Heinz Nixdorf Recall Study
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC, USA Electronic address
    Atherosclerosis 236:411-7. 2014
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  21. pmc Prognosis of individuals with asymptomatic left ventricular systolic dysfunction in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Joseph Yeboah
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Circulation 126:2713-9. 2012
    ..Limited data exist on the prevalence, associations, and prognosis of individuals with asymptomatic left ventricular systolic dysfunction (ALVSD), especially in populations without previous clinical cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  22. pmc Weekly doxorubicin increases coronary arteriolar wall and adventitial thickness
    Delrae M Eckman
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e57554. 2013
    ..This study was performed to determine if the weekly administration of DOX influenced coronary arteriolar medial and/or adventitial wall thickening...
  23. pmc Coronary Artery Calcium Progression and Atrial Fibrillation: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Wesley T O'Neal
    From the Department of Internal Medicine W T O, Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Cardiology W T Q, J Y, E Z S, and Epidemiological Cardiology Research Center EPICARE, Department of Epidemiology and Prevention E Z S, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, East Carolina Heart Institute, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC J T E Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis A A Cardiovascular Health Research Unit and Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle S R H and Departments of Medicine and Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD S N
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 8:. 2015
    ..Coronary artery calcium (CAC) measured at a single time point has been associated with an increased risk for atrial fibrillation (AF). It is unknown whether CAC progression over time carries a similar risk...
  24. doi request reprint Impact of Replacing the Pooled Cohort Equation With Other Cardiovascular Disease Risk Scores on Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [MESA])
    Waqas T Qureshi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Heart and Vascular Center of Excellence, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 118:691-6. 2016
    ..9%, 8.9%, and 17.1% further increase in statin eligibility. The PCE has the best discrimination and net benefit for primary ASCVD risk assessment in a US-based multiethnic cohort compared with the SCORE or the FRS. ..
  25. pmc Coronary artery calcium and incident cerebrovascular events in an asymptomatic cohort. The MESA Study
    Ashleigh O Gibson
    Heart and Vascular Center of Excellence, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 7:1108-15. 2014
    ..This study assessed the predictive value of coronary artery calcium (CAC) score for cerebrovascular eventsĀ (CVE) in an asymptomatic multiethnic cohort...
  26. doi request reprint Intermediate end point cardiovascular clinical trials: an excellent idea based on an obsolete paradigm
    Joseph Yeboah
    Heart and Vascular Center of Excellence, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 12:161-5. 2014
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