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Post Lab Publications

Selected Publications:

  1. Bild DE, Bluemke DA, Burke GL, Detrano R, Diez Roux AV, Folsom AR, Greenland P, Jacob DR, Jr., Kronmal R, Liu K, Nelson JC, O'Leary D, Saad MF, Shea S, Szklo M, Tracy RP. Multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis: objectives and design. Am J Epidemiol. 2002;156(9):871-881.

  2. Li AE, Kamel I, Rando F, Anderson M, Kumbasar B, Lima JA, Bluemke DA. Using MRI to assess aortic wall thickness in the multiethnic study of atherosclerosis: distribution by race, sex, and age. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2004;182(3):593-597.

  3. Kramer H, Han C, Post W, Goff D, Diez Roux A, Cooper R, Jinagouda S, Shea S. Racial/ethnic differences in hypertension and hypertension treatment and control in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA). Am J Hypertens. 2004;17(10):963-970.

  4. Bild DE, Detrano R, Peterson D, Guerci A, Liu K, Shahar E, Ouyang P, Jackson S, Saad MF. Ethnic differences in coronary calcification: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Circulation. 2005;111(10):1313-1320.

  5. Castillo E, Osman NF, Rosen BD, El-Shehaby I, Pan L, Jerosch-Herold M, Lai S, Bluemke DA, Lima JA. Quantitative assessment of regional myocardial function with MR-tagging in a multi-center study: interobserver and intraobserver agreement of fast strain analysis with Harmonic Phase (HARP) MRI. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 2005;7(5):783-791.

  6. Vaidya D, Ding J, Hill JG, Lima JA, Crouse JR, III, Kronmal RA, Szklo M, Ouyang P. Skin tissue cholesterol assay correlates with presence of coronary calcium. Atherosclerosis. 2005;181(1):167-173.

  7. McDermott MM, Liu K, Criqui MH, Ruth K, Goff D, Saad MF, Wu C, Homma S, Sharrett AR. Ankle-brachial index and subclinical cardiac and carotid disease: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Am J Epidemiol. 2005;162(1):33-41.

  8. Kramer H, Jacobs DR, Jr., Bild D, Post W, Saad MF, Detrano R, Tracy R, Cooper R, Liu K. Urine albumin excretion and subclinical cardiovascular disease. The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Hypertension. 2005;46(1):38-43.

  9. Rosen BD, Edvardsen T, Lai S, Castillo E, Pan L, Jerosch-Herold M, Sinha S, Kronmal R, Arnett D, Crouse JR, III, Heckbert SR, Bluemke DA, Lima JA. Left ventricular concentric remodeling is associated with decreased global and regional systolic function: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Circulation. 2005;112(7):984-991.

  10. Diez Roux AV, Detrano R, Jackson S, Jacobs DR, Jr., Schreiner PJ, Shea S, Szklo M. Acculturation and socioeconomic position as predictors of coronary calcification in a multiethnic sample. Circulation. 2005;112(11):1557-1565.

  11. Dries DL, Victor RG, Rame JE, Cooper RS, Wu X, Zhu X, Leonard D, Ho SI, Wu Q, Post W, Drazner MH. Corin gene minor allele defined by 2 missense mutations is common in blacks and associated with high blood pressure and hypertension. Circulation. 2005;112(16):2403-2410.

  12. Lakoski SG, Cushman M, Palmas W, Blumenthal R, D'Agostino RB, Jr., Herrington DM. The relationship between blood pressure and C-reactive protein in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2005;46(10):1869-1874.

  13. Edvardsen T, Detrano R, Rosen BD, Carr JJ, Liu K, Lai S, Shea S, Pan L, Bluemke DA, Lima JA. Coronary artery atherosclerosis is related to reduced regional left ventricular function in individuals without history of clinical cardiovascular disease: the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2006;26(1):206-211.

  14. Edvardsen T, Rosen BD, Pan L, Jerosch-Herold M, Lai S, Hundley WG, Sinha S, Kronmal RA, Bluemke DA, Lima JA. Regional diastolic dysfunction in individuals with left ventricular hypertrophy measured by tagged magnetic resonance imaging–The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Am Heart J. 2006;151(1):109-114.

  15. McClelland RL, Chung H, Detrano R, Post W, Kronmal RA. Distribution of coronary artery calcium by race, gender, and age: results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Circulation. 2006;113(1):30-37.

  16. Jiang R, Jacobs DR, Jr., Mayer-Davis E, Szklo M, Herrington D, Jenny NS, Kronmal R, Barr RG. Nut and seed consumption and inflammatory markers in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Am J Epidemiol. 2006;163(3):222-231.

  17. Goff DC, Jr., Bertoni AG, Kramer H, Bonds D, Blumenthal RS, Tsai MY, Psaty BM. Dyslipidemia prevalence, treatment, and control in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA): gender, ethnicity, and coronary artery calcium. Circulation. 2006;113(5):647-656.

  18. Budoff MJ, Takasu J, Katz R, Mao S, Shavelle DM, O'Brien KD, Blumenthal RS, Carr JJ, Kronmal R. Reproducibility of CT measurements of aortic valve calcification, mitral annulus calcification, and aortic wall calcification in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Acad Radiol. 2006;13(2):166-172.

  19. Wong TY, Klein R, Islam FM, Cotch MF, Folsom AR, Klein BE, Sharrett AR, Shea S. Diabetic Retinopathy in a Multi-ethnic Cohort in the United States. Am J Ophthalmol. 2006;141(3):446-455.

  20. Bertoni AG, Goff DC, Jr., D'Agostino RB, Jr., Liu K, Hundley WG, Lima JA, Polak JF, Saad MF, Szklo M, Tracy RP, Siscovick DS. Diabetic Cardiomyopathy and Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Diabetes Care. 2006;29(3):588-594.

  21. Rosen BD, Saad MF, Shea S, Nasir K, Edvardsen T, Burke G, Jerosch-Herold M, Arnett DK, Lai S, Bluemke DA, Lima JA. Hypertension and Smoking Are Associated With Reduced Regional Left Ventricular Function in Asymptomatic Individuals: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2006;47(6):1150-1158.

  22. Vogel-Claussen J, Finn JP, Gomes AS, Hundley GW, Jerosch-Herold M, Pearson G, Sinha S, Lima JA, Blumeke DA. Left ventricular papillary muscle mass: relationship to left ventricular mass and volumes by magnetic resonance imaging. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2006;30(3):426-432.

  23. Wong TY, Islam FM, Klein R, Klein BE, Cotch MF, Castro D, Sharrett AR, Shahar E. Retinal Vascular Caliber, Cardiovascular Risk Factors, and Inflammation: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 2006;47(6):2341-2350.

  24. Natori S, Lai S, Finn P, Gomes AS, Hundley WG, Jerosch-Herold M, Pearson G, Sinha S, Arai A, Lima JA, Bluemke DA. Cardiovascular function in multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis: normal values by age, sex, and ethnicity. Am J Roentgenol. 2006;186(6 Suppl 2):S357-365.

  25. Sharrett AR, Ding J, Criqui MH, Saad MF, Liu K, Polak JF, Folsom AR, Tsai MY, Burke GL, Szklo M. Smoking, diabetes, and blood cholesterol differ in their associations with subclinical atherosclerosis: The Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Atherosclerosis. 2006;186(2):441-447.

  26. Fernandes VR, Polak JF, Edvardsen T, Carvalho B, Gnomes A, Bluemke DA, Nasir K, O’Leary DH, Lima JA. Subclinical Atherosclerosis and Incipient Regional Myocardial Dysfunction in Asymptomatic Individuals: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2006;47(12):2420-2428.

  27. Rosen BD, Lima JA, Nasir K, Edvardsen T, Folsom AR, Lai S, Bluemke DA, Jerosch-Herold M. Lower Myocardial Perfusion Reserve Is Associated With Decreased Regional Left Ventricular Function in Asymptomatic Participants of the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Circulation. 2006;114(4):289-297.

  28. Lakoski SG, Cushman M, Criqui M, Rundek T, Blumenthal RS, D’Agostino RB Jr, Herrington DM. Gender and C-reactive protein: Data from the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) cohort. Am Heart J. 2006;152(3):593-598.

  29. Diez Roux AV, Auchincloss AH, Astor B, Barr RG, Cushman M, Dvonch T, Jacobs DR Jr, Kaufman J, Lin X, Samson P. Recent Exposure to Particulate Matter and C-reactive Protein Concentration in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Epidemiol. 2006;164(5):437-448.

  30. Adame IM, van der Geest RJ, Bluemke DA, Lima JA, Reiber JH, Lelieveldt BP. Automatic Vessel Wall Contour Detection and Quantification of Wall Thickness in In-Vivo MR Images of the Human Aorta. J Magn Imaging. 2006;24(3):595-602.

  31. Allison MA, Criqui MH, McClelland RL, Scott JM, McDermott MM, Liu K, Folsom AR, Bertoni AG, Sharrett AR, Homma S, Kori S. The Effect of Novel Cardiovascular Risk Factors on the Ethnic-Specific Odds for Peripheral Arterial Disease in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2006;48(6):1190-1197.

  32. Psaty BM, Arnold AM, Olson J, Saad MF, Shea S, Post W, Burke GL. Association Between Levels of Blood Pressure and Measures of Subclinical Disease Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Hypertens. 2006;19(11):1110-1117.

  33. Lutsey PL, Cushman M, Steffen LM, Green D, Barr RG, Herrington D, Ouyang P, Folsom AR. Plasma hemostatic factors and endothelial markers in four racial/ethnic groups: the MESA study. J Thromb Haemost. 2006;4(12):2629-2635.

  34. Heckbert SR, Post W, Pearson GD, Arnett DK, Gomes AS, Jerosch-Herold M, Hundley WG, Lima JA, Bluemke DA. Traditional Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Relation to Left Ventricular Mass, Volume, and Systolic Function by Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging: The Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2006;48(11):2285-2292.

  35. Tandri H, Daya SK, Nasir K, Bomma C, Lima JA, Calkins H, Bluemke DA. Normal Reference Values for the Adult Right Ventricle by Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Am J Cardiol. 2006;98(12):1660-1664.

  36. Nasir K, Tsai M, Rosen BD, Fernandes V, Bluemke DA, Folsom AR, Lima JA. Elevated Homocysteine Is Associated With Reduced Regional Left Ventricular Function. The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Circulation. 2007;115(2):180-187.

  37. Rosen BD, Cushman M, Nasir K, Bluemke DA, Edvardsen T, Fernandes V, Lai S, Tracy RP, Lima JA. Relationship between C-reactive protein levels and regional left ventricular function in asymptomatic individuals: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2007;49(5):594-600.

  38. Nasir K, Rosen BD, Kramer HJ, Edvardsen T, Bluemke DA, Liu K, Lima JA. Regional left ventricular function in individuals with mild to moderate renal insufficiency: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am Heart J. 2007;153(4):545-551.

  39. Rame JE, Drazner MH, Post W, Peshock R, Lima J, Cooper RS, Dries DL. Corin I555(P568) allele is associated with enhanced cardiac hypertrophic response to increased systemic afterload. Hypertension. 2007;49(4):857-864.

  40. Golden SH, Dobs AS, Vaidya D, Szklo M, Gapstur S, Kopp P, Liu K, Ouyang P. Endogenous Sex Hormones and Glucose Tolerance Status in Postmenopausal Women. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2007;92(4):1289-1295.

  41. Mora S, Szklo M, Otvos JD, Greenland P, Psaty BM, Goff DC, O’Leary DH, Saad MF, Tsai MY, Sharrett AR. LDL particle subclasses, LDL particle size, and carotid atherosclerosis in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Atherosclerosis. 2007;192(1):211-217.

  42. Kronmal RA, McClelland RL, Detrano R, Shea S, Lima JA, Burke G, Bild DE, Cushman M. Risk Factors for the Progression of Coronary Artery Calcification in Asymptomatic Subjects--Results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Circulation. 2007;115(21):2722-2730.

  43. Cheung N, Bluemke DA, Klein R, Sharrett AR, Islam FM, Cotch MF, Klein BE, Criqui MH, Wong TY. Retinal arteriolar narrowing and left ventricular remodeling: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2007;50(1):48-55.

  44. Golden SH, Lee HB, Schreiner PJ, Roux AD, Fitzpatrick AL, Szklo M, Lyketsos C. Depression and type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: The Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Psychosomatic Med. 2007;69(6):529-536.

  45. Lutsey PL, Jacobs DR, Kori S, Mayer-Davis E, Shea S, Steffen LM, Szklo M, Tracy R. Whole grain intake and its cross-sectional association with obesity, insulin resistance, inflammation, diabetes and subclinical CVD: The MESA Study. Br J Nutr. 2007;98(2):397-405.

  46. Benton JL, Ding J, Tsai MY, Shea S, Rotter JI, Burke GL, Post W. Associations between two common polymorphisms in the ABCA1 gene and subclinical atherosclerosis: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Atherosclerosis. 2007;193(2):352-360.

  47. Lakoski SG, Cushman M, Blumenthal RS, Kronmal R, Arnett D, D’Agostino RB, Detrano RC, Herrington DM. Implications of C-reactive protein or coronary artery calcium score as an adjunct to global risk assessment for primary prevention of CHD. Atherosclerosis. 2007;193(2):401-407.

  48. Nasir K, Budoff MJ, Wong ND, Scheuner M, Herrington D, Arnett DK, Szklo M, Greenland P, Blumenthal RS. Family history of premature coronary heart disease and coronary artery calcification. Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Circulation. 2007;116(6):619-626.

  49. Vaidya D, Szklo M, Liu K, Schreiner PJ, Bertoni AG, Ouyang P. Defining the metabolic syndrome construct: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) cross-sectional analysis. Diabetes Care. 2007;30(8):2086-2090.

  50. Budoff MJ, Katz R, Wong ND, Nasir K, Mao SS, Takasu J, Kronmal R, Detrano RC, Shavelle DM, Blumenthal RS, O’Brien KD, Carr JJ. Effect of Scanner Type on the Reproducibility of Extracoronary Measures of Calcification: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Acad Radiol. 2007;14(9):1043-1049.

  51. Cheung N, Sharrett AR, Klein R, Criqui MH, Islam FM, Macura KJ, Cotch MF, Klein BE, Wong TY. Aortic distensibility and retinal arteriolar narrowing. The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Hypertension. 2007;50(4):617-622.

  52. Bertoni AG, Wong ND, Shea S, Ma S, Liu K, Preethi S, Jacobs DR Jr, Wu C, Saad MF, Szklo M. Insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome and subclinical atherosclerosis: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Diabetes Care. 2007;30(11):2951-2956.

  53. Fernandes VR, Edvardsen T, Rosen BD, Carvalho B, Campos O, Cordeiro MA, Kronmal R, Bluemke DA, Lima JA. The influence of left ventricular size and global function on regional myocardial contraction and relaxation in an adult population free of cardiovascular disease: a tagged CMR study of the MESA cohort. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 2007;9(6):921-930.

  54. Lakoski SG, Greenland P, Wong ND, Schreiner PJ, Herrington DM, Kronmal RA, Liu K, Blumenthal RS. Coronary Artery Calcium Scores and Risk for Cardiovascular Events in Women Classified as “Low Risk” Based on Framingham Risk Score: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Arch Intern Med. 2007;167(22):2437-2442.

  55. Cheung N, Islam FM, Jacobs DR Jr, Sharrett AR, Klein R, Polak JF, Cotch MF, Klein BE, Ouyang P, Wong TY. Arterial Compliance and Retinal Vascular Caliber in Cerebrovascular Disease. Ann Neurol. 2007;62(6):618-624.

  56. Vaidya D, Szklo M, Ding J, Tracy R, Liu K, Saad M, Ouyang P. Agreement of two metabolic syndrome definitions and their association with subclinical atherosclerosis: multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis cross sectional study. Metab Syndr Relat Disord. 2007;5(4):343-352.

  57. Wong TY, Cheung N, Islam FM, Klein R, Criqui MH, Cotch MF, Carr JJ, Klein BE, Sharrett AR. Relation of Retinopathy to Coronary Artery Calcification: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J of Epidemiol. 2008;167(1):51-58.

  58. Fernandes VR, Polak JF, Cheng S, Rosen BD, Carvalho B, Nasir K, McClelland R, Hundley G, Pearson G, O’Leary DH, Bluemke DA, Lima JA. Arterial Stiffness Is Associated With Regional Ventricular Systolic and Diastolic Dysfunction. The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2008;28(1):194-201.

  59. Wang L, Wong TY, Sharrett AR, Klein R, Folsom AR, Jerosch-Herold M. Relationship Between Retinal Arteriolar Narrowing and Myocardial Perfusion: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Hypertension. 2008;51(1):119-126.

  60. Wasserman BA, Sharrett AR, Lai S, Gomes AS, Cushman M, Folsom AR, Bild DE, Kronmal RA, Sinha S, Bluemke DA. 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). Stroke. 2008;39(2):329-335.

  61. Manolio TA, Arnold AM, Post W, Bertoni AG, Schreiner PJ, Sacco RL, Saad MF, Detrano RL, Szklo M. Ethnic differences in the relationship of carotid atherosclerosis to coronary calcification: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis. 2008;197(1):132-138.

  62. Streeten EA, Munir K, Hines S, Mohamed A, Mangano C, Ryan KA, Post W. Coronary artery calcification in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism in comparison with control subjects from the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Endocr Pract. 2008;14(2):155-161.

  63. Nguyen TT, Wang JJ, Sharrett AR, Islam FM, Klein R, Klein BE, Cotch MF, Wong TY. Relationship of retinal vascular caliber with diabetes and retinopathy: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Diabetes Care. 2008;31(3):544-549.

  64. Diez Roux AV, Auchincloss AH, Franklin TG, Raghunathan T, Barr RG, Kaufman J, Astor B, Keeler J. Long-term Exposure to Ambient Particulate Matter and Prevalence of Subclinical Atherosclerosis in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Epidemiol. 2008;167(6):667-675.

  65. Detrano R, Guerci AD, Carr JJ, Bild DE, Burke G, Folsom AR, Liu K, Shea S, Szklo M, Bluemke DA, O’Leary DH, Tracy R, Watson K, Wong ND, Kronmal RA. Coronary Calcium as a Predictor of Coronary Events in Four Racial or Ethnic Groups. N Engl J Med. 2008;358(13):1336-1345.

  66. Allison MA, Budoff MJ, Wong ND, Blumenthal RS, Schreiner PJ, Criqui MH. Prevalence of and Risk Factors for Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease in Selected US Hispanic Ethnic Groups: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Epidemiol. 2008;167(8):962-969.

  67. Nasir K, Katz R, Takasu J, Shavelle DM, Detrano R, Lima JA, Blumenthal RS, O’Brien K, Budoff MJ. Ethnic differences between extra-coronary measures on cardiac computed tomography: Multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA). Atherosclerosis. 2008;198(1):104-114.

  68. Bahrami H, Bluemke DA, Kronmal R, Bertoni AG, Lloyd-Jones DM, Shahar E, Szklo M, Lima JA. Novel Metabolic Risk Factors for Incident Heart Failure and Their Relationship with Obesity: The MESA (Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis) Study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2008;51(18):1775-1783.

  69. Burke GL, Bertoni AG, Shea S, Tracy R, Watson KE, Blumenthal RS, Chung H, Carnethon MR. The Impact of Obesity on Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors and Subclinical Vascular Disease. The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Arch Intern Med. 2008;168(9):928-935.

  70. Brown ER, Kronmal RA, Bluemke DA, Guerci AD, Carr JJ, Goldin J, Detrano R. Coronary Calcium Coverage Score: Determination, Correlates and Predictive Accuracy in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Radiology. 2008;247(3):669-675.

  71. Vaidya D, Dobs A, Gapstur SM, Golden SH, Hankinson A, Liu K, Ouyang P. The association of endogenous sex hormones with lipoprotein subfraction profile in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Metabolism. 2008;57(6):782-790.

  72. Nasir K, Katz R, Mao S, Takasu J, Bomma C, Lima JA, Bluemke DA, Kronmal R, Carr JJ, Budoff MJ. Comparison of left ventricular size by computed tomography with magnetic resonance imaging measures of left ventricle mass and volumes: The multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2008;2(3):141-148.

  73. Golden SH, Lazo M, Carnethon M, Bertoni AG, Schreiner PJ, Diez Roux AV, Lee HB, Lyketsos C. Examining a Bidirectional Association Between Depressive Symptoms and Diabetes. JAMA. 2008;299(23):2751-2759.

  74. Folsom AR, Kronmal RA, Detrano RC, O’Leary DH, Bild DE, Bluemke DA, Budoff MJ, Liu K, Shea S, Szklo M, Tracy RP, Watson KE, Burke GL. Coronary Artery Calcification Compared With Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in Prediction of Cardiovascular Disease Incidence: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Arch Intern Med. 2008;168(12):1333-1339.

  75. Shahar E, Burke GL, Cushman M, Heckbert SR, Ouyang P, Szklo M. Post menopausal hormones and measures of subclinical atherosclerosis: The multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Prev Med. 2008;47(1):38-45.

  76. Malayeri AA, Johnson WC, Macedo R, Bathon J, Lima JA, Bluemke DA. Cardiac Cine MRI: Quantification of the Relationship Between Fast Gradient Echo and Steady-State Free Precession for Determination of Myocardial Mass and Volumes. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2008;28(1):60-66.

  77. Shavelle DM, Katz R, Takasu J, Lima JA, Jenny NS, Budoff MJ, O’Brien KD. Soluble Intercellular Adhesion Molecule-1 (sICAM-1) and Aortic Valve Calcification in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). J Heart Valve Dis. 2008;17:388-395.

  78. O’Neill MS, Diez-Roux AV, Auchincloss AH, Franklin TG, Jacobs DR Jr, Astor BC, Dvonch JT, Kaufman J. Airborne particulate matter exposure and urinary albumin excretion: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Occup Environ Med. 2008;65(8):534-540.

  79. Malayeri AA, Natori S, Bahrami H, Bertoni AG, Kronmal R, Lima JA, Bluemke DA. Relation of Aortic Wall Thickness and Distensibility to Cardiovascular Risk Factors (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [MESA]). Am J Cardiol. 2008;102(4):491-496.

  80. Ding J, Kritchevsky SB, Harris TB, Burke GL, Detrano RC, Szklo M, Carr JJ. The Association of Pericardial Fat With Calcified Coronary Plaque. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2008;16(8):1914-1919.

  81. Kramer H, Palmas W, Kestenbaum B, Cushman M, Allison M, Astor B, Shlipak M. Chronic Kidney Disease Prevalence Estimates among Racial/Ethnic Groups: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2008;3(5):1391-1397.

  82. McClelland RL, Kronmal RA, Haessler J, Blumenthal RS, Goff DC Jr. Estimation of risk factor associations when the response is influenced by medication use: An imputation approach. Stat Med. 2008;27(24):5039-5053.

  83. Michos ED, Vaidya D, Gapstur SM, Schreiner PJ, Golden SH, Wong ND, Criqui MH, Ouyang P. Sex hormones, sex hormone binding globulin, and abdominal aortic calcification in women and men in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA). Atherosclerosis. 2008;200(2):432-438.

  84. Bahrami H, Kronmal R, Bluemke DA, Olson J, Shea S, Liu K, Burke GL, Lima JA. Differences in The Incidence of Congestive Heart Failure by Ethnicity: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Arch Intern Med. 2008;168(19):2138-2145.

  85. Reddy VK, Gapstur SM, Prineas R, Colangelo LA, Ouyang P, Kadish AH. Ethnic Differences in ST Height in the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol. 2008;13(4):341-351.

  86. Tsai MY, Johnson C, Kao WH, Sharrett AR, Arends VL, Kronmal R, Jenny NS, Jacobs DR Jr, Arnett D, O’Leary D, Post W. Cholesteryl ester transfer protein genetic polymorphisms, HDL cholesterol, and subclinical cardiovascular disease in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis. 2008;200(2):359-367.

  87. Moran A, Katz R, Jenny NS, Astor B, Bluemke DA, Lima JA, Siscovick D, Bertoni AG, Shlipak MG. Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in Mild and Moderate Reduction in Kidney Function Determined Using Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Cystatin C: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Am J Kidney Dis. 2008;52(5):839-848.

  88. Macedo R, Chen S, Lai S, Shea S, Malayeri AA, Szklo M, Lima JA, Bluemke DA. MRI Detects Increased Coronary Wall Thickness in Asymptomatic Individuals: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). J Magn Reson Imaging. 2008;28(5):1108-1115.

  89. Daniel KR, Bertoni AG, Ding J, Johnston S, Budoff MJ, Bluemke DA, Carr JJ. Comparison of methods to measure heart size using noncontrast-enhanced computed tomography: correlation with left ventricular mass. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2008 ;32(6):934-941.

  90. McClelland RL, Bild DE, Burke GL, Mukamal KJ, Lima JA, Kronmal RA. Alcohol and coronary artery calcium prevalence, incidence, and progression: results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;88(6):1593-1601.

  91. Scheuner MT, Setodji CM, Pankow JS, Blumenthal RS, Keeler E. Relation of familial patterns of coronary heart disease, stroke, and diabetes to subclinical atherosclerosis: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Genet Med. 2008;10(12):879-887.

  92. Bluemke DA, Kronmal RA, Lima JA, Liu K, Olson J, Burke GL, Folsom AR. The relationship of left ventricular mass and geometry to incident cardiovascular events: the MESA (Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis) study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2008;52(25):2148-2155.

  93. Bielinski SJ, Pankow JS, Li N, Hsu FC, Adar SD, Jenny NS, Bowden DW, Wasserman BA, Arnett D. ICAM1 and VCAM1 polymorphisms, coronary artery calcium, and circulating levels of soluble ICAM-1: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA). Atherosclerosis. 2008;201(2):339-344.

  94. McClelland RL, Nasir K, Budoff M, Blumenthal RS, Kronmal RA. Arterial Age as a Function of Coronary Artery Calcium (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [MESA]). Am J Cardiol. 2009;103(1):59-63.

  95. Budoff MJ, Nasir K, McClelland RL, Detrano R, Wong N, Blumenthal RS, Kondos G, Kronmal RA. Coronary Calcium Predicts Events Better With Absolute Calcium Scores Than Age-Sex-Race/Ethnicity Percentiles: MESA (Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2009;53(4):345-352.

  96. Hyder JA, Allison MA, Wong N, Papa A, Lang TF, Sirlin C, Gapstur SM, Ouyang P, Carr JJ, Criqui MH. Association of Coronary Artery and Aortic Calcium With Lumbar Bone Density: The MESA Abdominal Aortic Calcium Study. Am J Epidemiol. 2009;169(2):186-194.

  97. Malayeri AA, Macedo R, Li D, Chen S, Bahrami H, Lai S, Lima JA, Bluemke DA. Coronary vessel wall evaluation by magnetic resonance imaging in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis: determinants of image quality. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2009;33(1):1-7.

  98. Lutsey PL, Pankow JS, Bertoni AG, Szklo M, Folsom AR. Serologic evidence of infections and Type 2 diabetes: the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Diabet Med. 2009;26(2):149-152.

  99. Budoff MJ, McClelland RL, Chung H, Wong ND, Carr JJ, Gray MM, Blumenthal RS, Detrano RC. Reproducibility of Coronary Artery Calcified Plaque with Cardiac 64-MDCT: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Roentgenol. 2009;192(3):613-617.

  100. Tsai MY, Li N, Sharrett AR, Shea S, Jacobs DR Jr, Tracy R, Arnett D, Arends V, Post W. Associations of Genetic Variants in ATP-Binding Cassette A1 and Cholesteryl Ester Transfer Protein and Differences in Lipoprotein Subclasses in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Clin Chem. 2009;55(3):481-488.

  101. Giles JT, Szklo M, Post W, Petri M, Blumenthal RS, Lam G, Gelber AC, Detrano R, Scott WW Jr, Kronmal RA, Bathon JM. Coronary arterial calcification in rheumatoid arthritis: comparison with the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Arthritis Res Ther. 2009;11(2):R36.

  102. Nettleton JA, Lutsey PL, Wang Y, Lima JA, Michos ED, Jacobs DR Jr. Diet Soda Intake and Risk of Incident Metabolic Syndrome and Type 2 Diabetes in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Diabetes Care. 2009;32(4):688-694.

  103. Katz R, Budoff MJ, Takasu J, Shavelle DM, Bertoni A, Blumenthal RS, Ouyang P, Wong ND, O’Brien KD. Relationship of metabolic syndrome with incident aortic valve calcium and aortic valve calcium progression: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Diabetes. 2009;58(4):813-819.

  104. Gao SK, Fitzpatrick AL, Psaty B, Jiang R, Post W, Cutler J, Maciejewski ML. Suboptimal Nutritional Intake for Hypertension Control in 4 Ethnic Groups. Arch Intern Med. 2009;169(7):702-707.

  105. Van Hee VC, Adar SD, Szpiro AA, Barr RG, Bluemke DA, Diez Roux AV, Gill EA, Sheppard L, Kaufman JD. Exposure to Traffic and Left Ventricular Mass and Function The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2009;179(9):827-834.

  106. Miao C, Chen S, Macedo R, Lai S, Liu K, Li D, Wasserman BA, Vogel-Clausen J, Lima JA, Bluemke DA. Positive remodeling of the coronary arteries detected by magnetic resonance imaging in an asymptomatic population: MESA (Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2009;53(18):1708-1715.

  107. Rivera JJ, Nasir K, Katz R, Takasu J, Allison M, Wong ND, Barr RG, Carr JJ, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ. Relationship of thoracic aortic calcium to coronary calcium and its progression (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [MESA]). Am J Cardiol. 2009;103(11):1562-1567.

  108. Colangelo LA, Ouyang P, Liu K, Kopp P, Golden SH, Dobs AS, Szklo M, Vaidya D, Cushman M, Gapstur SM. Association of Endogenous Sex Hormones with Diabetes and Impaired Fasting Glucose in Men: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Diabetes Care. 2009;32(6):1049-1051.

  109. Michos ED, Rice KM, Szklo M, Burke GL, Siscovick DS, Tracy RP, Barr RG, Nettleton JA, Greenland P, Jacobs DR Jr, Post W. Factors associated with low levels of subclinical vascular disease in older adults: multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Prev Cardiol. 2009;12(2):72-79.

  110. Aiello AE, Diez-Roux A, Noone AM, Ranjit N, Cushman M, Tsai MY, Szklo M. Socioeconomic and psychosocial gradients in cardiovascular pathogen burden and immune response: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Brain Behav Immun. 2009;23(5):663-671.

  111. Delaney JA, McClelland RL, Brown E, Bluemke DA, Vogel-Claussen J, Lai S, Heckbert SR. Multiple imputation for missing with cardiac magnetic resonance imaging data: Results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Can J Cardiol. 2009;25(7):e232-235.

  112. de Boer IH, Kestenbaum B, Shoben AB, Michos ED, Sarnak MJ, Siscovick DS. 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Levels Inversely Associate with Risk for Developing Coronary Artery Calcification. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2009;20(8):1805-1812.

  113. Yeboah J, Folsom AR, Burke GL, Johnson C, Polak JF, Post W, Lima JA, Crouse JR, Herrington DM. Predictive Value of Brachial Flow-Mediated Dilation for Incident Cardiovascular Events in a Population-Based Study: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Circulation. 2009;120(6):502-509.

  114. Rosen BD, Fernandes VR, Nasir K, Helle-Valle T, Jerosch-Herold M, Bluemke DA, Lima JA. Age, Increased Left Ventricular Mass, and Lower Regional Myocardial Perfusion Are Related to Greater Extent of Myocardial Dyssynchrony in Asymptomatic Individuals. The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Circulation. 2009;120(10):859-866.

  115. Duprez DA, Jacobs DR Jr, Lutsey PL, Herrington D, Prime D, Ouyang P, Barr RG, Bluemke DA. Race/ethnic and sex differences in large and small artery elasticity -- results of the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA). Ethn Dis. 2009;19(3):243-250.

  116. Szklo M, Ding J, Tsai MY, Cushman M, Polak JF, Lima J, Barr RG, Sharrett AR. Individual pathogens, pathogen burden and markers of subclinical atherosclerosis: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown). 2009;10(10):747-751.

  117. Budoff MJ, McClelland RL, Nasir K, Greenland P, Kronmal RA, Kondos GT, Shea S, Lima JA, Blumenthal RS. Cardiovascular events with absent or minimal coronary calcification: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Am Heart J. 2009;158(4):554-561.

  118. Ouyang P, Vaidya D, Dobs A, Golden SH, Szklo M, Heckbert SR, Kopp P, Gapstur SM. Sex hormone levels and subclinical atherosclerosis in postmenopausal women: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis. 2008 Sep 6 [Epub ahead of print]

  119. Liu L, Nettleton JA, Bertoni AG, Bluemke DA, Lima JA, Szklo M. Dietary pattern, the metabolic syndrome, and left ventricular mass and systolic function: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Clin Nutr. 2009 Jun 10. [Epub ahead of print]

  120. Ding J, Hsu FC, Harris TB, Liu Y, Kritchevsky SB, Szklo M, Ouyang P, Espeland MA, Lohman KK, Criqui MH, Allison M, Bluemke DA, Carr JJ. The association of pericardial fat with incident coronary heart disease: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Am J Clin Nutr. 2009 Jul 1. [Epub ahead of print]

  121. Kawasaki R, Cheung N, Wang JJ, Klein R, Klein BE, Cotch MF, Sharrett AR, Shea S, Islam FA, Wong TY. Retinal vessel diameters and risk of hypertension: The Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. J Hypertens. 2009 Aug 12. [Epub ahead of print]

  122. Jenny NS, Brown ER, Detrano R, Folsom AR, Saad MF, Shea S, Szklo M, Herrington DM, Jacobs DR Jr. Associations of inflammatory markers with coronary artery calcification: Results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis. 2009 Aug 28. [Epub ahead of print]

  123. Klein R, Klein BE, Knudtson MD, Cotch MF, Wong TY, Liu K, Burke G, Saad MF, Jacobs Jr DR, Sharrett AR. Subclinical Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease and Early Age-Related Macular Degeneration in a Multi-Racial Cohort: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Archives of Ophthalmology. (In press)

  124. Ding J, Kritchevsky SB, Hsu FC, Harris TB, Burke GL, Detrano RC, Szklo M, Criqui M, Allison A, Ouyang P, Brown E, Carr JJ. The association between non-subcutaneous adiposity and calcified coronary plaque: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. (In press)

  125. Chen YC, Chen YI, Li X, Post W, Herrington D, Polak JF, Rotter JI, Taylor KD. The HMG-CoA Reductase Gene and Lipid and Lipoprotein Levels: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Lipids. (In press)

  126. Kalyani RR, Franco M, Dobs AS, Ouyang P, Vaidya D, Bertoni A, Gapstur SM, Golden SH. The Association of Endogenous Sex Hormones, Adiposity, and Insulin Resistance with Incident Diabetes in Postmenopausal Women. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. (In press)

  127. Blaha MJ, Budoff MJ, Rivera JJ, Katz R, O’Leary DH, Polak JF, Takasu J, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K. Relationship of Carotid Distensibility and Thoracic Aorta Calcification: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Hypertension. (In press)

  128. Paramsothy P, Knopp RH, Bertoni AG, Blumenthal RS, Wasserman BA, Tsai MY, Rue T, Wong ND, Heckbert SR. Association of Combinations of Lipid Parameters with Carotid Intima-Media Thickness and Coronary Artery Calcium in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Journal of the American College of Cardiology. (In press)

  129. Stacey RB, Bertoni AG, Eng J, Bluemke DA, Hundley WG, Herrington D. Modification of the Effect of Glycemic Status on Aortic Distensibility by Age in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Hypertension. (In press)

  130. Kershaw KN, Diez Roux AV, Carnethon M, Darwin D, Goff JR DC, Post W, Schreiner PJ, Watson K. Understanding Geographic Variation in Hypertension Prevalence: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. American Journal of Hypertension. (In press)

  131. Turkbey EB, Jorgensen NW, Johnson WC, Bertoni AG, Polak JF, Diez Roux AV, Ainsworth B, Tracy RP, Lima JA, Bluemke DA. Physical Activity and Heart Size and Function: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Heart. (In press)

 
 

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