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October 2017
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1. Sinha SK, Chrispin J, Barth A, Rickard JJ, Spragg DD, Berger R, Calkins H, Tomaselli G, Marine JE.
Clinical recognition of pacemaker battery depletion and automatic reprogramming.
Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2017 Jun 15. doi: 10.1111/pace.13135. [Epub ahead of print] Review.
Key words: Atrioventricular nodal re-entrant tachycardia; Catheter ablation; Complications ; Dual AV nodal physiology; Long-term success

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28541507

1. Atre S. Modelling approaches for tuberculosis: are they realistic? Lancet Global Health. 2017 Mar;5(3):e268. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(17)30048-7.
Key words: tuberculosis, disease modeling
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28193391

2. Blumenthal RS, Gluckman TJ, Martin SS. Trends in the use of moderate-intensity to high-intensity statin and nonstatin lipid-lowering therapy: Turning off the faucet is much more valuable than mopping up the floor. JAMA Cardiol. 2017 Mar 1. doi: 10.1001/jamacardio.2016.6007. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: statins, lipids, prevention
http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamacardiology/article-abstract/2606428
PMID: 28249079

3. Houp JA, Schillinger KP, Eckstein AJ, Vega RM, Desai NM, Lonze BE, Jackson AM. Casting a smaller net into a bigger donor pool: A single center's experience with the new kidney allocation system.
Key words: Calculated Panel Reactive Antibody (CPRA); HLA sensitization; Kidney allocation system (KAS); Kidney transplantation; Unacceptable antigens
Hum Immunol. 2017 Jan;78(1):49-53.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27890719

4. McCurdy SR, Kasamon YL, Kanakry CG, Bolaños-Meade J, Tsai HL, Showel MM, Kanakry JA, Symons HJ, Gojo I, Smith BD, Bettinotti MP, Matsui WH, Dezern AE, Huff CA, Borrello I, Pratz KW, Gladstone DE, Swinnen LJ, Brodsky RA, Levis MJ, Ambinder RF, Fuchs EJ, Rosner GL, Jones RJ, Luznik L.
Comparable composite endpoints after HLA-matched and HLA-haploidentical transplantation with post-transplantation cyclophosphamide. Haematologica. 2017 Feb;102(2):391-400
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27846611

5. McDonald OG, Li X, Saunders T, Tryggvadottir R, Mentch SJ, Warmoes MO, Word AE, Carrer A, Salz TH, Natsume S, Stauffer KM, Makohon-Moore A, Zhong Y, Wu H, Wellen KE, Locasale JW, Iacobuzio-Donahue CA, Feinberg AP. Epigenomic reprogramming during pancreatic cancer progression links anabolic glucose metabolism to distant metastasis. Nat Genet. 2017 Mar;49(3):367-376. doi: 10.1038/ng.3753.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28092686

6. Page KR, Polk S. Chilling effect? Post-election health care use by undocumented and mixed-status families. NEJM. 2017 Mar 8. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp1700829.
Key words: Affordable Care Act, immigrant Latinos, immigration, undocumented immigrants, health care access
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28273008

7. Philogene MC, Bagnasco S, Kraus ES, Montgomery RA, Dragun D, Leffell MS, Zachary AA, Jackson AM.
Anti-angiotensin II type 1 receptor and anti-endothelial cell antibodies: a cross-sectional analysis of pathological findings in allograft biopsies. Transplantation. 2017 Mar;101(3):608-615.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27222934

8. Plante TB, Martin SS. Wearable technology and long-term weight loss. JAMA. Jan 17;317(3):318-319.
Key words: digital health, mobile health, obesity
http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2598256
PMID: 28114543

9. Sathiyakumar V, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, Martin SS. Addressing knowledge gaps in the 2013 ACC/AHA guideline on the assessment of cardiovascular risk: A review of recent coronary artery calcium literature.
Curr Atheroscler Rep. 2017 Feb;19(2):7. doi: 10.1007/s11883-017-0643-4.
Key words: cardiovascular disease, coronary artery calcium, cost-effectiveness
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11883-017-0643-4
PMID: 28130653

1. Ashikaga H, James RG. Hidden structures of information transport underlying spiral wave dynamics. Chaos. 2017 Jan;27(1):013106.
Key words: Spiral waves; Information theory; Lagrangian mechanics; Pattern formation; Time series analysis
http://aip.scitation.org/doi/abs/10.1063/1.4973542
PMID: 28147497

2. Downs JA, Mathad JS, Reif LK, McNairy ML, Celum C, Boutin-Foster C, Deschamps MM, Gupta A, Hokororo A, Katz IT, Konopasek L, Nelson R, Riviere C, Glimcher LH, Fitzgerald DW. The ripple effect: why promoting female leadership in global health matters. Public Health Action. 21 Dec 2016;6(4):210-211(2).
Key words: academic faculty; female; global health; leadership; research
http://ingentaconnect.com/contentone/iuatld/pha/2016/00000006/00000004/art00002
PMID: 28123954

3. Evans NS, Ratchford EV. The swollen leg. Vasc Med. 2016 Dec;21(6):562-564.
Key words: deep vein thrombosis; edema; lymphedema; venous insufficiency
http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/1358863X16672576
PMID: 27738281

4. Metkus TS, Albaeni A, Chandra-Strobos N, Eid SM. Incidence and prognostic impact of respiratory support in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. Am J Cardiol. 2017;119(2):171-177.
Key words: STEMI, mechanical ventilation, respiratory failure, acute coronary syndrome
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27956004

5. Metkus TS, Tampakakis E, Mullin CJ, Houston BA, Kolb TM, Mathai SC, Damico R, Maron BA, Hassoun PM, Brower RG, Tedford RJ. Pulmonary arterial compliance in acute respiratory distress syndrome: clinical determinants and association with outcome from the fluid and catheter treatment trial cohort. Crit Care Med. 2017 Mar;45(3):422-429.
Key words: acute respiratory distress syndrome, pulmonary vascular, pulmonary hypertension
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27941369

6. Zhao D, Ouyang P, de Boer IH, Lutsey PL, Farag YM, Guallar E, Siscovick DS, Post WS, Kalyani RR, Billups KL, Michos ED. Serum vitamin D and sex hormones levels in men and women: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Maturitas. 2017 Feb;96:95-102. doi: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2016.11.017.
Key words: Vitamin D, sex hormones, testosterone, estradiol, sex hormone binding globulin
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28041602

1. Berkowitz S, Brown P, Brotman D, Deutschendorf A, Dunbar L, Everett A, Hickman D, Howell E, Purnell L, Sylvester C, Zollinger R, Bellantoni M, Durso S, Lyketsos C, Rothman P on behalf of the J-CHiP program. Johns Hopkins Community Health Partnership: A Model for Transformation. Healthcare: The Journal of Delivery Science and Innovation. 2016 Sep 29. pii: S2213-0764(16)30024-0.
Key words: Health Care Transformation, Quality of Care, Cost of Care, Accountable Care,
Care Coordination, Population Health

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2213076416300240
PMID: 27693204

2. Collins R, Reith C, Emberson J, Armitage J, Baigent C, Blackwell L, Blumenthal R, Danesh J, Smith GD, DeMets D, Evans S, Law M, MacMahon S, Martin S, Neal B, Poulter N, Preiss D, Ridker P, Roberts I, Rodgers A, Sandercock P, Schulz K, Sever P, Simes J, Smeeth L, Wald N, Yusuf S, Peto R. Interpretation of the evidence for the efficacy and safety of statin therapy. Lancet. 2016 Sep 8. pii: S0140-6736(16)31357-5. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)31357-5. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Statins; Cardiovascular Disease; Evidence
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27616593

3. Evans NS, Ratchford EV. The swollen leg. Vasc Med. 2016 Dec;21(6):562-564.
Key words: deep vein thrombosis; edema; lymphedema; venous insufficiency
PMID: 27738281
https://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1358863X16672576

4. Gilotra NA, Shpigel A, Okwuosa IS, Tamrat R, Flowers D, Russell SD. Patients commonly believe their heart failure hospitalizations are preventable and identify worsening heart failure, nonadherence, and a knowledge gap as reasons for admission. J Card Fail. 2016 Oct 11. pii: S1071-9164(16)31163-0. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: heart failure, readmissions
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27742454

5. Gilotra NA, Bennett MK, Shpigel A, Ahmed HM, Rao S, Dunn JM, Harrington C, Freitag TB, Halushka MK, Russell SD. Outcomes and predictors of recovery in acute-onset cardiomyopathy: A single-center experience of patients undergoing endomyocardial biopsy for new heart failure. Am Heart J. 2016 Sep;179:116-26.
Key words: myocarditis, recent onset cardiomyopathy, heart biopsy
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27595686

6. Gulick RM, Wilkin TJ, Chen YQ, Landovitz RJ, Amico KR, Young AM, Richardson P, Marzinke MA, Hendrix CW, Eshleman SH, McGowan I, Cottle LM, Andrade A, Marcus C, Klingman KL, Chege W, Rinehart AR, Rooney JF, Andrew P, Salata RA, Magnus M, Farley JE, Liu A, Frank I, Ho K, Santana J, Stekler JD, McCauley M, Mayer KH. Phase 2 study of the safety and tolerability of maraviroc-containing regimes to prevent HIV infection in men who have sex with men (MSM) (HPTN 069/ACTG A5305). J Infect Dis. 2016 Nov 2. pii: jiw525. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: maraviroc, HIV infection
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27811319

7. Marsteller JA, Young JH, Fakeye OA, Hsu Y, McGuire M, Poffenroth MG, Berkowitz SA. Early provider perspectives within an accountable care organization. The American Journal of Accountable Care. 2016 Sept 14. 27-37.
Key words: Accountable Care Organization, Academic Medical Center, Provider Engagement, Population Health, Care Coordination
http://www.ajmc.com/journals/ajac/2016/2016-vol4-n3/early-provider-perspectives-within-an-accountable-care-organization/P-1
No PMID available

8. Miller PE, Zhao D, Frazier-Wood AC, Michos ED, Averill M, Sandfort V, Burke GL, Polak JF, Lima JA, Post WS, Blumenthal RS, Guallar E, Martin SS. Associations between coffee, tea, and caffeine intake with coronary artery calcification and cardiovascular events. Am J Med. 2016 Sep 15. pii: S0002-9343(16)30925-1. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2016.08.038. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Caffeine; Cardiovascular events; Coffee; Coronary artery calcium; Tea
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27640739

9. Sinha SK, Crain B, Flickinger K, Calkins H, Rickard J, Cheng A, Berger R, Tomaselli G, Marine JE. Cardiovascular implantable electronic device function and longevity at autopsy: an underestimated resource. Heart Rhythm. 2016 Oct; 13(10): 1971 - 1976.
PMID: 27634115
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0735109716346009

10. Sinha SK, Crain B, Flickinger K, Calkins H, Rickard J, Cheng A, Berger R, Tomaselli G, Marine JE. Clinical inferences of cardiovascular implantable electronic device analysis at autopsy. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2016 Sept 20; 68(12): 1255-1264.
PMID: 27241351
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S154752711630371X

1. Anderson JJB, Kruszka B, Delaney JAC, He K, Burke GL, Alonso A, Bild DE, Budoff MJ, Michos ED. Calcium intake and the risk of coronary arterial calcification and its progression among older adults: 10-year follow-up of the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Oct 11;5(10). pii: e003815.
Key words: Calcium, supplements, diet, coronary calcium scores, cardiovascular risk
http://jaha.ahajournals.org/content/5/10/e003815.full
PMID: 27729333

2. Gupte N, Kinikar A, McIntire KN, Bhosale R, Patil S, Suryavanshi N, et al. Efficacy of six-week extended-dose nevirapine varies by infant birth weight with greatest relative efficacy in low birth weight infants. PLoS ONE. 11(9):e0162979. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0162979.
Key words: SWEN, HIV, LBW infants, ART, HIV
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article/asset?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0162979.PDF
PMID: 27689883

3. Lutsey PL, Parrinello CM, Misialek JR, Hoofnagle AN, Henderson CM, Laha TJ, Michos ED, Eckfeldt JH, Selvin E. Short-term variability of vitamin D-related biomarkers. Clin Chem. 2016 Sep 30. pii: clinchem.2016.261461. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Vitamin D, parathyroid hormone, calcium, phosphate, laboratory variability
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27694392

4. Orbai AM, de Wit M, Mease P, et al. International patient and physician consensus on a psoriatic arthritis core outcome set for clinical trials. Ann Rheum Dis. 2016 Sep 9. pii: annrheumdis-2016-210242. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2016-210242. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Outcomes research, Psoriatic Arthritis, Qualitative research, Spondyloarthritis
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27613807

5. Yalcin H, Valenta I, Yalcin F, Ra J, Vasquez N, Kucukler N, Tahari A, Corona-Villalobos C, Pozios I, Zhou Y, Pomper M, Abraham TP, Schindler TH, Abraham MR. Diffuse subendocardial hypoperfusion leads to transient left ventricular cavity dilation by 13N-ammonia perfusion PET in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patients. Am J Cardiol. 2016 Sep 15. pii: S0002-9149(16)31501-6. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2016.08.085. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: subendocardial hypoperfusion, left ventricular cavity dilation, 13N-ammonia, PET, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27771003

1. Bettinotti MP, Zachary AA, Leffell MS. Clinically relevant interpretation of solid phase assays for HLA antibody. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2016 Aug;21(4):453-8.
Key words: antibody-mediated rejection, HLA epitopes, HLA-specific antibodies, solid phase immunoassays
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27200498

2. Florido R, Zhao D, Ndumele CE, Lutsey PL, McEvoy JW, Windham BG, Pankow JS, Guallar E, Michos ED. Physical Activity, Parental History of Premature Coronary Heart Disease, and Incident Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Aug 30;5(9). pii: e003505. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.116.003505.
Key words: Physical activity, family history, atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27577582

1. Alonso A, Misialek JR, Michos ED, Eckfeldt J, Selvin E, Soliman EZ, Chen LY, Gross MD, Lutsey PL. Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and the incidence of atrial fibrillation: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study. Europace. 2016 Aug;18(8):1143-9. doi: 10.1093/europace/euv395.
Key words: vitamin D, atrial fibrillation, cohort study
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26847078

2. Chida NM, Ghanem KG, Auwaerter PG, Wright SM, Melia MT. Defining clinical excellence in adult infectious disease practice. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 Jun 16;3(3):ofw122. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofw122. eCollection 2016. PMID: 27419186; PMCID: PMC4942759.
Key words: clinical excellence; clinician; infectious disease
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4942759/

3. Farag YM, Guallar E, Zhao D, Kalyani RR, Blaha MJ, Feldman DI, Martin SS, Lutsey PL, Billups KL, Michos ED. Vitamin D deficiency is independently associated with greater prevalence of erectile dysfunction: The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2001-2004. Atherosclerosis. 2016 Jul 29;252:61-67. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2016.07.921. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Vitamin D, erectile dysfunction, cardiovascular risk, race/ethnicity
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27505344

4. Gilotra NA, Minkove N, Bennett M, Tedford RJ, Steenbergen C, Judge DP, Halushka MK, Russell SD. Lack of relationship between serum cardiac troponin i level and giant cell myocarditis diagnosis and outcomes. J Card Fail. 2016 Jul;22(7):583-5.
Key words: cardiac biomarkers, cardiomyopathy, endomyocardial biopsy, myocarditis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26768222

5. Grimm JC, Sciortino CM, Magruder JT, Dungan SP, Valero V III, Sharma K, Tedford RJ, Russell SD, Whitman GJ, Silvestry SC, Shah AS. Outcomes in patients bridged with univentricular and biventricular devices in the modern era of heart transplantation. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Jul;102(1):102-8.
Key words: LVAD, mechanical circulatory support, heart transplantation, outcomes, BiVADs
http://www.annalsthoracicsurgery.org/article/S0003-4975(16)00022-9/abstract
PMID:27068177

6. Houston BA, Kalathiya RJ, Hsu S, Loungani R, Davis ME, Coffin ST, Haglund N, Maltais S, Keebler ME, Leary PJ, Judge DP, Stevens GR, Rickard J, Sciortino CM, Whitman GJ, Shah AS, Russell SD, Tedford RJ. Right ventricular afterload sensitivity dramatically increases after left ventricular assist device implantation: a multi-center hemodynamic analysis. J Heart Lung Transpl. 2016 Jul;35(7):868-76.
Key words: right ventricle, LVAD, mechanical circulatory support, afterload
http://www.jhltonline.org/article/S1053-2498(16)01279-1/abstract
PMID:27041496

7. Hsu S, Houston BA, Tampakakis E, Bacher AC, Rhodes PS, Mathai SC, Damico RK, Kolb TM, Hummers LK, Shah AA, McMahan Z, Corona-Villalobos CP, Zimmerman SL, Wigley FM, Hassoun PM, Kass DA, Tedford RJ. Right ventricular functional reserve in pulmonary arterial hypertension. Circulation. 2016 Jun 14;133(24):2413-22.
Key words: right ventricle, reserve, pulmonary arterial hypertension, systemic sclerosis
http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/133/24/2413.long
PMID:27169739

8. Mave V, Chandanwale A, Kinikar A, Khadse S, Kagal A, Gupte N, Suryavanshi N, Nimkar S, Koli H, Khwaja S, Bharadwaj R, Joshi S, Horng H, Benet LZ, Ramachandran G, Dooley KE, Gupta A, Gandhi M. Isoniazid hair concentrations in children with tuberculosis: a proof of concept study. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2016 Jun;20(6):844-7. PMCID: PMC4889729.
Key words: hair assays; isoniazid drug concentrations; paediatric TB; therapeutic drug monitoring; tuberculosis
http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/iuatld/ijtld/2016/00000020/00000006/
art00022?token=005c1f4b9b4eb4a899380ef7e2a46762c6b355d7e66677
044234a6c53673f7b2f27375f2a72752d701ac1119a328
PMID: 27155191

9. Michos ED, Blaha MJ. Encouraging young women to move more: linking physical activity in young adulthood to coronary risk in women. Circulation. 2016 Jul 26;134(4):300-3. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.023400.
Key words: Physical activity, women, coronary heart disease, editorial
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27462053

10. Mukherjee M, Chung SE, Ton VK, Tedford RJ, Hummers LK, Wigley FM, Abraham TP, Shah AA. unique abnormalities in right ventricular longitudinal strain in systemic sclerosis patients. Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging. 2016 Jun;9(6).
Key words: right ventricle, systemic sclerosis, strain, echocardiography, pulmonary hypertension
http://circimaging.ahajournals.org/content/9/6/e003792.long
PMID:27266598

11. Rizzardi LF, Kunz H, Rubins K, Chouker A, Quiriarte H, Sams C, Crucian BE, Feinberg AP. Evaluation of techniques for performing cellular isolation and preservation during microgravity conditions. NPJ Microgravity. 2016; 2, 16025. doi:10.1038/npjmgrav.2016.25
Key words: space travel, microgravity, molecular methods
http://www.nature.com/articles/npjmgrav201625

12. Rooney MR, Pankow JS, Sibley SD, Selvin E, Reis JP, Michos ED, Lutsey PL. Serum calcium and incident type 2 diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2016 Aug 10. pii: ajcn130021. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: serum calcium, diabetes, race/ethnicity, cohort study
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27510541

13. Williams MS, Ngongang CK, Ouyang P, Betoudji F, Harrer C, Wang NY, Ziegelstein RC. Gender differences in platelet brain derived neurotrophic factor in patients with cardiovascular disease and depression. J Psychiatr Res. 2016 Jul;78:72-7.
Key words: BDNF; Platelets; Gender; CAD; Depression
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27082490

1. Bennet CS, Dahagam CR, Virani SS, Martin SS, Blumenthal RS, Michos ED, McEvoy JW. Lipid management guidelines from the Departments of Veteran Affairs and Defense: a critique. Am J Med. 2016 May 3. pii: S0002-9343(16)30450-8. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2016.04.012. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease; coronary artery calcium; dyslipidemia; guidelines; veterans affairs
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27154781

2. Bettinotti MP, Zachary AA, Leffell MS. Clinically relevant interpretation of solid phase assays for HLA antibody. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2016 May 19. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: antibody-mediated rejection, HLA epitopes, HLA-specific antibodies, solid phase immunoassays
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27200498

3. Kambhampati S, Ashvetiya T, Stone NJ, Blumenthal RS, Martin SS. Shared decision-making and patient empowerment in preventive cardiology. Curr Cardiol Rep. 2016 May;18(5):49.
Key words: atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease; cardiovascular prevention; patient empowerment; preventive cardiology; shared decision-making
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27098670

4. Lupton JR, Quispe R, Kulkarni K, Martin SS, Jones SR. Serum homocysteine is not independently associated with an atherogenic lipid profile: The Very Large Database of Lipids (VLDL-21) study. Atherosclerosis. 2016 Jun;249:59-64.
Key words: atherosclerosis; glycemic status; homocysteine; kidney function; lipid; lipoprotein
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27065242

5. Martin SS, Hasan RK. Bioresorbable vascular scaffolds in coronary artery disease: weighing the evidence and next steps. Ann Intern Med. 2016 Jun 7;164(11):775-6.
Key words: stents; bioresorbable; coronary artery disease
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27043657

6. Mave V, Chandanwale A, Kinikar A, Khadse S, Kagal A, Gupte N, Suryavanshi N, Nimkar S, Koli H, Khwaja S, Bharadwaj R, Joshi S, Horng H, Benet LZ, Ramachandran G, Dooley KE, Gupta A, Gandhi M. Isoniazid hair concentrations in children with tuberculosis: a proof of concept study. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2016 Jun;20(6):844-7. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.15.0882
Key words: tuberculosis, pediatric TB, TB therapy, INH
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27155191

7. Mukherjee M, Chung SE, Ton VK, Tedford RJ, Hummers LK, Wigley FM, Abraham TP, Shah AA. Unique abnormalities in right ventricular longitudinal strain in systemic sclerosis patients. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Jun;9(6). pii: e003792.
Key words: cardiomyopathies; heart ventricles; hypertension, pulmonary; scleroderma, systemic; ventricular function, right
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27266598

8. Patel J, Martin SS, Banach M. Expert opinion: the therapeutic challenges faced by statin intolerance. Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2016 Jun 2. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: cardiovascular; intolerance; myopathy; prevention; statin
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27254275

9. Philogene MC, Bagnasco S, Kraus ES, Montgomery RA, Dragun D, Leffell MS, Zachary AA, Jackson AM. Anti-angiotensin II type 1 receptor and anti-endothelial cell antibodies: a cross-sectional analysis of pathological findings in allograft biopsies. Transplantation. 2016 May 24. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: anti-angiotensin II type 1, anti-endothelial cell, antibodies, allograft biopsy
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27222934

10. Philogene MC, Jackson AM, Non-HLA antibodies in transplantation: when do they matter? Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2016 Jun 1. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: allograft rejection, antibody-mediated rejection, non-HLA antibody, transplantation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27258575

11. Shah M, Hanrahan C, Wang Z, Dendukuri N, Lawn SD, Denkinger CM, Steingart KR. Lateral flow urine lipoarabinomannan assay for detecting active tuberculosis in HIV-positive adults. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2016 May 10;5:CD011420. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD011420.pub2.
Key words: tuberculosis, HIV, HIV-associated TB, TB testing, TB diagnosis, LF-LAM
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27163343

1. Cooper M, Hicks C, Ratchford EV, Salameh MJ, Malas M. Diagnosis and treatment of uncomplicated type B aortic dissection. Vasc Med. 2016 Apr 28.
Key words: TEVAR; aorta; aortic diseases; best medical therapy; type B aortic dissection
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27126951

2. DeMazumder D, Limpitikul WB, Dorante M, Dey S, Mukhopadhyay B, Zhang Y, Moorman JR, Cheng A, Berger RD, Guallar E, Jones SR, Tomaselli GF. Entropy of cardiac repolarization predicts ventricular arrhythmias and mortality in patients receiving an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator for primary prevention of sudden death. Europace. 2016 Apr 4. pii: euv399.
Key words: Chaos theory; Heart failure; Heart rate variability; Non-linear dynamics; QT variability; Risk prediction; Sudden cardiac death
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27044982

3. Handy CE, Desai CS, Dardari ZA, Al-Mallah MH, Miedema MD, Ouyang P, Budoff MJ, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, Blaha MJ. The association of coronary artery calcium with noncardiovascular disease: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Mar 3. pii: S1936-878X(16)00043-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2015.09.020. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: aging, cancer, coronary artery calcium, coronary artery disease
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26970999

4. Khazai B, Golden SH, Colangelo LA, Swerdloff R, Wang C, Honoris L, Gapstur SM, Ouyang P, Cushman M, Li D, Kopp P, Vaidya D, Liu K, Dobs A, Budoff M. Association of endogenous testosterone with subclinical atherosclerosis in men: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2016 May;84(5):700-707. doi: 10.1111/cen.12997. Epub 2016 Feb 2.
Key words: testosterone, sex hormones, coronary artery calcium, carotid intimal-medial thickness, atherosclerosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26663365

5. Limpitikul WB, Limphong P, Dick IE, Hyun Choi M, Yang W, Babich J, Tester DJ, Ackerman MJ, Tomaselli GF, Yue DT. Functional rescue of calmodulinopathy IPSC-derived cardiomyocytes -- a foray into personalized medicine. Biophysical J. 2016; 110 (3):439a 02.
Key words: cardiac arrhythmia, cardiomyocytes, biophysical
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S000634951503550X

6. Ouyang P, Wenger NK, Taylor D, Rich-Edwards JW, Steiner M, Shaw LJ, Berga SL, Miller VM, Merz NB. Strategies and methods to study female-specific cardiovascular health and disease: a guide for clinical scientists. Biol Sex Differ. 2016 Mar 31;7:19. doi: 10.1186/s13293-016-0073-y. eCollection 2016.
Key words: cardiovascular disease, sex specific, women
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27034774

7. Salameh MJ, Ratchford EV. Aortic dissection. Vasc Med. 2016 Mar 17. pii: 1358863X16632898.
Key words: aortic dissection
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26989169

8. Santa-Maria CA, Blackford A, Nguyen AT, Skaar TC, Philips S, Oesterreich S,Rae JM, Desta Z, Robarge J, Henry NL, Storniolo AM, Hayes DF, Blumenthal RS, Ouyang P, Post WS, Flockhart DA, Stearns V; Consortium on Breast Cancer Pharmacogenomics (COBRA). Association of variants in candidate genes with lipid profiles in women with early breast cancer on adjuvant aromatase inhibitor therapy. Clin Cancer Res. 2016 Mar 15;22(6):1395-402. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-15-1213.
Key words: Lipid profile, genotype, breast cancer, women, aromatase inhibitor therapy
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26463708

9. Shah RV, Murthy VL, Allison MA, Ding J, Budoff M, Frazier-Wood AC, Lima JA, Steffen L, Siscovick D, Tucker KL, Ouyang P, Abbasi SA, Danielson K, Jerosch-Herold M, Mozaffarian D. Diet and adipose tissue distributions: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. 2016 Mar;26(3):185-93. doi: 10.1016/j.numecd.2015.12.012.
Key words: adiposity, body mass index, diet, inflammation, obesity
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26899879

1. Basavaraj A, Chandanwale A, Patil A, Kadam D, Joshi S, Gupte N, McIntire K, Jain D, Dalal H, Badave R, DeLuca A, Gupta A, Bollinger R, Mave V. High tuberculosis risk among medical trainees, Pune, India. Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 Mar;22(3). doi: 10.3201/eid2203.151673.PMID: 26889712.
Key words: India; TB; healthcare workers; medical trainees; occupational diseases; respiratory infections; tuberculosis and other mycobacteria
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26889712

2. Gupta A, Chandrasekaran P, Mave V, Kadam D, Suryavanshi N, Shivakumar SV, Kohli R, Gupte N, Thiruvengadam K, Kagal A, Meshram S, Bharadwaj R, Khadse S, Ramachandran G, Hanna L, Pradhan N, Gomathy NS, DeLuca A, Gupta A, Swaminathan S. Cohort for tuberculosis research by the Indo-US medical partnership (CTRIUMPH): a multi-centric prospective observational study. BMJ Open. 2016 Feb 25;6(2):e010542. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010542.
Key words: Epidemiology, tuberculosis
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26916698

3. Gupta A, Mathad JS, Abdel-Rahman SM, Albano JD, Botgros R, Brown V, Browning RS, Dawson L, Dooley KE, Gnanashanmugam D, Grinsztejn B, Hernandez-Diaz S, Jean-Philippe P, Kim P, Drapkin Lyerly A, Mirochnick M , Mofenson LM4, Montepiedra G, Piper G, Sahin L, Savic R, Smith B, Spiegel H, Swaminathan S, Watts DH, White A. Towards earlier inclusion of pregnant and postpartum women in TB drug trials: Consensus statements from an International Expert Panel. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Mar 15;62(6):761-9. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ991. Epub 2015 Dec 9.
Key words: MDR tuberculosis; clinical trials; latent tuberculosis infection; pregnancy; tuberculosis
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26658057

4. Gupta A, Montepiedra G, Gupte A, Jubulis J, Zeldow B, Detrick B, Violari A, Madhi SA, Bobat R, Cotton MF, Mitchell C, Spector SA, for the IMPAACT NWCS113 and P1041 Study Team. Low vitamin-D levels combined with PKP3-SIGIRR-TMEM16J host variants is strongly associated with tuberculosis and death in HIV-infected and -exposed infants. PLOS ONE. 2016 Feb 12;11(2):e0148649. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0148649. eCollection 2016.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26872154

5. Hosseinipour MC, Bisson GP, Miyahara S, Sun X, Moses A. Riviere C, Kirui FK, Badal-Faesen S, Lagat D, Nyirenda M, Naidoo K, Hakim11 J, Mugyenyi P, Henostroza G, Leger PD, Lama JR, Mohapi L, Alave J, Mave V, Veloso VG, Pillay S, Kumarasamy N, Bao J, Hogg E, Jones L, Zolopa A, Kumwenda J, Gupta A, Adult AIDS Clinical Trials Group A5274 (REMEMBER) Study Team. Empiric tuberculosis therapy versus isoniazid in advanced HIV-infected adult outpatients initiating antiretroviral therapy. Lancet. 2016 Mar 19;387(10024):1198-209.
Key words: HIV, tuberculosis, isoniazid, antiretroviral
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27025337

6. Mathad J, Bhosale R, Balasubramanian U, Kanade S, Mave V, Suryavanshi N, Gupte N, Joshi S, Chandanwale A, Dupnik K, Kulkarni V, Deshpande P, Fitzgerald D, Gupta A. Quantitative IFN-?,IL-2 response and latent tuberculosis test discordance in HIV-infected pregnant women. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016 Jan 14. [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: HIV; interferon gamma release assay; pregnancy; tuberculin skin test; tuberculosis
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26765255

7. Mave V, Erlandson KM, Gupte N, Balgopal A, Asmuth DM, Campbell TB, Smeaton L, Kumarasamy N, Hakim J, Santos B, Riviere C, Hosseinipour MC, Sugandhavesa P, Infante R, Pillay S, Cardoso SW, Tripathy S, Mwelase N, Berendes S, Andrade BB, Thomas DL, Bollinger RC, Gupta A, and the ACTG PEARLS and NWCS 319 Study Team. Inflammation and change in body weight with antiretroviral therapy initiation in a multinational cohort of HIV-infected adults. J Infect Dis. 2016 Apr 1;213(7). doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiw096
http://jid.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2016/03/08/infdis.
jiw096.abstract?keytype=ref&ijkey=YjzQDmM7KvUle8O

PMID:26962236

1. Baker AM, Riekert KA, Sawicki G, Eakin MN. CF RISE: Implementing a clinic based transition program. Pediatr Allergy Immunol Pulmonol. 2015;28:250-254.
Key words: Cystic fibrosis, transition, implementation

2. Greenough WB 3rd,Ahmed M, Finucane T, Galiatsatos P, Weiss C, Bellantoni M. Where do we go from here? A small scale observation of transfer results from chronic to skilled ventilator facilities. Jrnl Crit Care. 2015 Dec;30(6):1400-2.
Key words: chronic; death; geriatrics; mortality; skilled; ventilator
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26404958

3. Gupta A, Mathad JS, Abdel-Rahman SM, Albano JD, Botgros R, Brown V, Browning RS, Dawson L, Dooley KE, Gnanashanmugam D, Grinsztejn B, Hernandez-Diaz S, Jean-Philippe P, Kim P, Drapkin Lyerly A, Mirochnick M , Mofenson LM4, Montepiedra G, Piper G, Sahin L, Savic R, Smith B, Spiegel H, Swaminathan S, Watts DH, White A. Towards earlier inclusion of pregnant and postpartum women in TB drug trials: Consensus statements from an International Expert Panel. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Dec 9. pii: civ991. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: MDR tuberculosis; clinical trials; latent tuberculosis infection; pregnancy; tuberculosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26658057

4. Jassal MS, Riekert KA, Borrelli B, Rand CS, Eakin MN. Cost analysis of motivational interviewing and preschool education for secondhand smoke exposure. Nicotine Tob Res. 2016: Jan 22, epub.
Key words: secondhand smoke exposure, cost analysis, motivational interviewing, children
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26802112

5. Kapoor S, Gupta A, Shah M. Cost effectiveness of isoniazid preventive therapy for HIV-infected pregnant women in India. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2016 Jan;20(1):85-92. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.15.0391.
Key words: IPT; economic evaluation; pregnancy; tuberculosis
http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/iuatld/ijtld/2016/00000020/00000001/
art00014?token=005018e61bcf93805a666f3a7b6c53407b42386b66523b663b
49264f65263a3d4f58762f4611f6dc
PMID: 26688533

6. Mathad J, Bhosale R, Balasubramanian U, Kanade S, Mave V, Suryavanshi N, Gupte N, Joshi S, Chandanwale A, Dupnik K, Kulkarni V, Deshpande P, Fitzgerald D, Gupta A. Quantitative IFN-?,IL-2 response and latent tuberculosis test discordance in HIV-infected pregnant women. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016 Jan 14. [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: HIV; interferon gamma release assay; pregnancy; tuberculin skin test; tuberculosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26765255

7. Orandi BJ, Chow EH, Hsu A, Gupta N, Van Arendonk KJ, Garonzik-Wang JM, Montgomery JR, Wickliffe C, Lonze BE, Bagnasco SM, Alachkar N, Kraus ES, Jackson AM, Montgomery RA, Segev DL. Quantifying renal allograft loss following early antibody-mediated rejection. Am J Transplant. 2015 Feb;15(2):489-98.
Key words: clinical research; epidemiology; graft survival; health services; nephrology
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25611786

8. Wright SM, Noon MJ, Greenough WB 3rd. Oral Rehydration Therapy and Feeding Replaces Total parenteral Nutrition: A Clinical Vignette. J Gen Intern Med. 2016;31(2):255-7
Key words: Ileostomy; Oral rehydration therapy; Total parenteral nutrition
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25982236

1. Adesiyun T, Zhao D, Blaha MJ, Brawner CA, Keteyian SJ, Ehrman JK, Al-Mallah MH, Michos ED. Exercise parameters and risk of coronary artery disease and mortality among patients who use pulmonary medications: The FIT Project. Am J Med. 2015 Nov 30. pii: S0002-9343(15)01111-0. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2015.11.013. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Fitness, stress testing, lung disease, mortality, coronary artery disease; heart rate; pulmonary medications
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26656760

2. Bose S, Rivera-Mariani F, Chen R, Williams D, Belli A, Aloe C, McCormack MC, Breysse PN, Hansel NN. Domestic exposure to endotoxin and respiratory morbidity in former smokers with COPD. Indoor Air. 2015 Nov 7. doi: 10.1111/ina.12264. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: COPD; Endotoxin; IL-1 ?; Indoor air; Particulate Matter; Pollution
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/ina.12264/abstract
PMID: 26547489

3. Checkley W, Foreman MG, Bhatt SP, Dransfield MT, Han M, Hanania NA, Hansel NN, Regan EA, Wise RA; COPDGene Study Investigators. Differences between absolute and predicted values of forced expiratory volumes to classify ventilatory impairment in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Respir Med. 2015 Nov 11. pii: S0954-6111(15)30085-8. doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2015.11.004. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: COPD; Reference equations; Severity criteria
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0954611115300858
PMID: 26712569

4. DeFilippis AP, Blaha MJ. Predicted vs observed clinical event risk for cardiovascular disease. JAMA. 2015;314(19):2082.
Key words: cardiovascular disease, risk
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26575067

5. Gaviola C, Miele CH, Wise RA, Gilman RH, Jaganath D, Miranda JJ, Bernabe-Ortiz A, Hansel NN, Checkley W; CRONICAS Cohort Study Group. Urbanisation but not biomass fuel smoke exposure is associated with asthma prevalence in four resource-limited settings. Thorax. 2015 Dec 23. pii: thoraxjnl-2015-207584. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2015-207584. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Asthma; Asthma Epidemiology
http://thorax.bmj.com/content/early/2015/12/20/thoraxjnl-2015-207584.long
PMID: 26699762

6. Hansel NN, McCormack MC, Kim V. The effects of air pollution and temperature on COPD. COPD. 2015 Dec 18:1-8. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: COPD; heat; nitrogen dioxide; ozone; particulate matter
http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.3109/15412555.2015.1089846#.Vo11QvkrKUk
PMID: 26683097

7. Juraschek SP, Blaha MJ, Al-Mallah MH. Response to comment on Juraschek et al. Cardiorespiratory fitness and incident diabetes: The FIT (Henry Ford ExercIse Testing) Project. Diabetes Care 2015;38:1075-1081. Diabetes Care. 2015;38(11):e194-5.
Key words: fitness, diabetes, cardiorespiratory health
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26494817

8. Kirk JA, Chakir K, Lee KH, Karst E, Holewinski RJ, Pironti G, Tunin RS, Pozios I, Abraham TP, de Tombe P, Rockman HA, Van Eyk JE, Craig R, Farazi TG, Kass DA. Pacemaker-induced transient asynchrony suppresses heart failure progression. Sci Transl Med. 2015 Dec 23;7(319):319ra207. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aad2899.
Key words: Heart Failure, pacemaker, resynchronization, dyssynchrony, adrenergic, sarcomere
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26702095

9. Kirk JA, Kass DA. Cellular and molecular aspects of dyssynchrony and resynchronization. Card Electrophysiol Clin. 2015 Dec;7(4):585-97. doi: 10.1016/j.ccep.2015.08.011. Review.
Key words: dyssynchrony, resynchronization
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26596804

10. Martin SS, Feldman DI, Blumenthal RS, Jones SR, Post WS, McKibben RA, Michos ED, Ndumele CE, Ratchford EV, Coresh J, Blaha MJ. mActive: A randomized clinical trial of an automated mHealth intervention for physical activity promotion. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Nov 9;4(11). pii: e002239.
Key words: accelerometer; activity tracker; automation; cardiovascular disease; digital health; eHealth; health technology; mHealth; mobile phone; pedometer; physical activity; prevention; smartphone; text messages; texting; wearable device; wearable sensor
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26553211

11. Modolo R, Figueiredo VN, Moura FA, Almeida B, Quinaglia e Silva JC, Nadruz W Jr, Lemos PA, Coelho OR, Blaha MJ, Sposito AC; Brasilia Heart Study Group. Coronary artery calcification score is an independent predictor of the no-reflow phenomenon after reperfusion therapy in acute myocardial infarction. Coron Artery Dis. 2015 November;26(7):562-6.
Key words: coronary artery calcification, reflow, reperfusion therapy, acute myocardial infarction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26010531

12. O'Neal WT, Qureshi WT, Blaha MJ, Ehrman JK, Brawner CA, Nasir K, Al-Mallah MH. Relation of risk of atrial fibrillation with systolic blood pressure response during exercise stress testing (from the Henry Ford ExercIse Testing Project). Am J Cardiol. 2015 December;116(12):1858-62.
Key words: atrial fibrillation, systolic blood pressure, exercise stress testing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26603907

13. Rice JL, Romero KM, Galvez Davila RM, Meza CT, Bilderback A, Williams DL, Breysse PN, Bose S, Checkley W, Hansel NN; GASP Study Investigators. Association between adherence to the Mediterranean diet and asthma in Peruvian children. Lung. 2015 Dec;193(6):893-9. doi: 10.1007/s00408-015-9792-9. Epub 2015 Sep 3. PubMed PMID: 26335393;
Key words: Allergic rhinitis; atopic; control; diet pattern; food frequency questionnaire; Peru
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4651981/

1. Berkowitz SA, Ishii L, Schulz J, Poffenroth M. Academic medical centers forming accountable care organizations and partnering with community providers: the experience of the Johns Hopkins Medicine Alliance for Patients. Acad Med. 2015 Oct 29.
Key words: Accountable care organization, Health reform, Quality of care
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26535867

2. Durand D, Lewin J, Berkowitz SA. Medical imaging stewardship in the accountable care era. New Engl J Med. 2015 Oct 29;373:1691-3.
Key words: Health reform, Accountable care, Imaging, Managed care
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26510019

3. Greenough WB III, Maaz A, Finucane T, Galiatsatos P, Weiss C, Bellantoni M. Where do we go from here? A small scale observation of transfer results from chronic to skilled ventilator facilities. Jrnl of Crit Care;2015 (3) 1400-02.
Key words: Ventilator, Geriatrics, Mortality, Chronic, Death
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrc.2015.08.006

4. Martin SS, Feldman DI, Blumenthal RS, Jones SR, Post WS, McKibben RA, Michos ED, Ndumele CE, Ratchford EV, Coresh J, Blaha MJ. mActive: A randomized clinical trial of an automated mHealth intervention for physical activity promotion. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Nov 9;4(11). pii: e002239. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.115.002239.
Key words: Activity tracker; Cardiovascular disease; Digital health; mHealth; Physical activity; Wearable device
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26553211

5. McKibben RA, Zhao D, Lutsey PL, Schneider AL, Guallar E, Mosley TH, Michos ED. Factors associated with change in 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels over longitudinal followup in the ARIC study. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2015 Oct 28:jc20151711. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Vitamin D, Longitudinal change, Factors associated with deficiency, Race
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26509869

6. Urrea B, Misra S, Plante TB, Kelli HM, Misra S, Blaha MJ, Martin SS. Mobile health initiatives to improve outcomes in primary prevention of cardiovascular disease. Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 2015 Dec;17(12):59. doi: 10.1007/s11936-015-0417-7.
Key words: Cardiovascular disease; Mobile health technology; Prevention; Risk factors
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26474892

1. Chan AT, Karakas MF, Vakrou S, Afzal J, Rittenbach A, Lin X, Wahl RL, Pomper MG, Steenbergen CJ, Tsui BM, Elisseeff JH, Abraham MR. Hyaluronic acid-serum hydrogels rapidly restore metabolism of encapsulated stem cells and promote engraftment. Biomaterials. 2015 Dec;73:1-11.
Key words: hyaluronic acid, hydrogels, stem cells
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26378976

2. Liu K, Colangelo LA, Daviglus ML, Goff DC, Pletcher M, Schreiner PJ, Sibley CT, Burke GL, Post WS, Michos ED, Lloyd-Jones DM. Can antihypertensive treatment restore the risk of cardiovascular disease to ideal levels?: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study and the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Sep 21;4(9).
Key words: hypertension, prevention, treatment, cardiovascular risk
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26391135

3. Lupton JR, Faridi KF, Martin SS, Sharma S, Kulkarni K, Jones SR, Michos ED. Deficient serum 25-hydroxy vitamin D is associated with an atherogenic lipid profile: The Very Large Database of Lipids (VLDL-3) Study. J Clin Lipidol. 2015. In Press Accepted Manuscript. Published online: September 23 2015
Key words: Vitamin D deficiency, extended lipid panel, atherogenic lipid profile
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacl.2015.09.006

4. Michos ED, Martin SS, Blumenthal RS. Bringing back targets to "IMPROVE" atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease outcomes: the duel for dual goals, are two targets better than one? Circulation. 2015 Sep 29;132(13):1218-20.
Key words: Cardiovascular disease, treatment goals
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26330413

5. Misra S, Conte J, Resar J. Left atrial thrombus associated with interatrial septal occluder 5 years after implantation. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2015 Oct;8(10):e002856.
Key words: left atrial thrombus, interarterial septal occluder
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26399266

6. Orandi BJ, Alachkar N, Kraus ES, Naqvi F, Lonze BE, Lees L, Van Arendonk KJ, Wickliffe C, Bagnasco SM, Zachary AA, Segev DL, Montgomery RA. Presentation and outcomes of C4d-negative antibody-mediated rejection after kidney transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2015 Aug 28. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: C4d-negative antibody, kidney transplantation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26317487

7. Schulz J, DeCamp M, Berkowitz SA. Medicare Shared Savings Program: public reporting and shared savings distributions. Am J Manag Care. 2015 Aug;21(8):546-53.
Key words: Medicare, accountable care organization, cost savings
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26295354

1. Cainzos-Achirica M, Desai CS, Wang L, Blaha MJ, Lopez-Jimenez F, Kopecky SL, Blumenthal RS, Martin SS. Pathways forward in cardiovascular disease prevention one and a half years after publication of the 2013 ACC/AHA Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Guidelines. Mayo Clin Proc. 2015 Aug 7. pii: S0025-6196(15)00512-1. doi: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2015.05.018. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Cardiovascular disease, guidelines
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26269108

2. Elshazly MB, Quispe R, Michos ED, Sniderman AD, Toth PP, Banach M, Kulkarni KR, Coresh J, Blumenthal RS, Jones SR, Martin SS. Patient-level discordance in population percentiles of the TC/HDL-C ratio compared with LDL-C and non-HDL-C: The Very Large Database of Lipids Study (VLDL-2B). Circulation. 2015 Jul 2. pii: CIRCULATIONAHA.115.016163. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: TC/HDL-C, discordance
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26137953

3. Golden SH, Ferketich A, Boyington J, Dugan S, Garroutte E, Kaufmann PG, Krok J, Kuo A, Ortega AN, Purnell T, Srinivasan S. Transdisciplinary cardiovascular and cancer health disparities training: experiences of the centers for population health and health disparities. Am J Public Health. 2015 Jul;105 Suppl 3:S395-402.
Key words: population health, cardiovascular health, cancer http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25905828

4. Gonciulea A, de Beur SJ. The dynamic skeleton. Rev Endocr Metab Disord. 2015 2015 Jun;16(2):79-91.
Key words: skeleton, endocrine
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26163807

5. Kalyani RR, Rodriguez DC, Yeh HC, Golden SH, Thorpe RJ Jr. Diabetes, race, and functional limitations in older U.S. men and women. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2015 Jun;108(3):390-7.
Key words: Diabetes; Epidemiology; Men's health; Mobility; Physical function; Race
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25913058

6. Mathioudakis N, Pronovost PJ, Cosgrove SE, Hager D, Golden SH. Modeling inpatient glucose management programs on hospital infection control programs: an infrastructural model of excellence. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2015;41(7):325-36.
Key words: infection control, glucose management
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26108126

7. Quispe R, Al-Hijji M, Swiger KJ, Martin SS, Elshazly MB, Blaha MJ, Joshi PH, Blumenthal RS, Sniderman AD, Toth PP, Jones SR. Lipid phenotypes at the extremes of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol: The Very Large Database of Lipids-9.
J Clin Lipidol. 2015 Jul-Aug;9(4):511-8.
Key words: HDL cholesterol, extremes
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26228668

8. Quispe R, Manalac RJ, Faridi KF, Blaha MJ, Toth PP, Kulkarni KR, Nasir K, Virani SS, Banach M, Blumenthal RS, Martin SS, Jones SR. Relationship of the triglyceride to high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (TG/HDL-C) ratio to the remainder of the lipid profile: The Very Large Database of Lipids-4 (VLDL-4) study. Atherosclerosis. 2015 Jul 7;242(1):243-250. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2015.06.057. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Triglycerides, HDL cholesterol
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26232164

9. Salvatori R. Growth hormone deficiency in patients with obesity. Endocrine. 2015 Jun;49(2):304-6.
Key words: growth hormone, obesity
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25754915

10. Swiger KJ, Martin SS. PCSK9 inhibitors and neurocognitive adverse events: exploring the FDA directive and a proposal for N-of-1 trials. Drug Saf. 2015 June;38(6):519-26.
Key words: PCSK9 inhibitors, neurocognition
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25989944

11. Swiger KJ, Martin SS, Tang F, Blaha MJ, Blumenthal RS, Alexander KP, Arnold SV, Spertus JA. Cognitive and Physical Function by Statin Exposure in Elderly Individuals Following Acute Myocardial Infarction. Clin Cardiol. 2015 Jul 24. doi: 10.1002/clc.22423. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Cognition, statins
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26212493

12. Zhang Y, Guallar E, Blasco-Colmenares E, Butcher B, Norgard S, Nauffal V, Marine JE, Eldadah Z, Dickfeld T, Ellenbogen KA, Tomaselli GF, Cheng A. Changes in follow-up left ventricular ejection fraction associated with outcomes in primary prevention implantable cardioverter-defibrillator and cardiac resynchronization therapy device recipients. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 August;66(5):524-31.
Key words: Sudden cardiac death, Defibrillators, Ejection fraction http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26227190

1. Aladin AI, Al Rifai M, Rasool SH, Keteyian SJ, Brawner CA, Michos ED, Blaha MJ, Al-Mallah MH, McEvoy JW. The association of resting heart rate and incident hypertension: The Henry Ford Hospital Exercise Testing (FIT) Project. Am J Hypertens. 2015 Jun 25. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: resting heart rate, hypertension, fitness, cardiovascular risk factors

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26112864

2. Elshazly MB, Quispe R, Michos ED, Sniderman AD, Toth PP, Banach M, Kulkarni KR, Coresh J, Blumenthal RS, Jones SR, Martin SS. Patient-level discordance in population percentiles of the TC/HDL-C ratio compared with LDL-C and Non-HDL-C: The Very Large Database of Lipids Study (VLDL-2B). Circulation. 2015 Jul 2. pii: CIRCULATIONAHA.115.016163. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Total cholesterol, HDL-cholesterol, LDL-cholesterol, lipids, discordance
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26137953

3. Hueper K, Vogel-Claussen J, Parikh MA, Austin JH, Bluemke DA, Carr J, Choi J, Goldstein TA, Gomes AS, Hoffman EA, Kawut SM, Lima J, Michos ED, Post WS, Po MJ, Prince MA, Liu K, Rabinowitz D, Skrok J, Smith BM, Watson K, Yin Y, Zambeli-Ljepovic AM, Barr RG. Pulmonary microvascular blood flow in mild chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and emphysema. The MESA COPD Study. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Jun 11. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: emphysema, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pulmonary blood flow
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26067761

4. Leffell MS, Jones RJ, Gladstone DE. Donor HLA-specific abs: to BMT or not to BMT? Bone Marrow Transplant. 2015 Jun;50(6):751-758.
Key words: HLA, BMT
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25706884

5. Ratchford EV, Evans NS. Raynaud's phenomenon. Vasc Med. 2015 Jun;20(3):269-71.
Key words: Raynaud's phenomenon
http://vmj.sagepub.com/content/20/3/269.long
PMID:25878215

6. Schneider AL, Lutsey PL, Selvin E, Mosley TH, Sharrett AR, Carson KA, Post WS, Pankow JS, Folsom AR, Gottesman RF, Michos ED. Vitamin D, vitamin D binding protein gene polymorphisms, race and risk of incident stroke: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study. Eur J Neurol. 2015 May 12. doi: 10.1111/ene.12731. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: stroke, vitamin D, vitamin D binding protein, genetics, race
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25962507

1. Cainzos-Achirica M, Blaha MJ. Cardiovascular risk perception in women: true unawareness or risk miscalculation? BMC Med. 2015 May 11;13:112..
Key words: risk prediction; risk scores; women; discordance
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25963396

2. Li H, Mao G, Carlson J, Leng S. A novel flow cytometry-based tool for determining the efficiency of human cytomegalovirus infection in THP-1 derived macrophages. Journal of Virological Methods. 2015 Sep 1;221:127-30.
Key words: Flow cytometry; Infection efficiency; THP-1; hCMV
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25958130

3. Modolo R, Figueiredo VN, Moura FA, Almeida B, Quinaglia E Silva JC, Jr WN, Lemos PA, Coelho OR, Blaha MJ, Sposito AC; Brasilia Heart Study Group. Coronary artery calcification score is an independent predictor of the no-reflow phenomenon after reperfusion therapy in acute myocardial infarction. Coron Artery Dis. 2015 May 19 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: coronary artery calcium score; STEMI; no-reflow phenomenon
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26010531

4. Nakamura T, Ranek MJ, Lee DI, Shalkey Hahn V, Kim C, Eaton P, Kass DA. Prevention of PKG1? oxidation augments cardioprotection in the stressed heart. J Clin Invest. 2015;125:2468-72.
Key words: hypertrophy, oxidative stress, protein kinase G, cell compartmentation, transient receptor potential canonical 6
http://www.jci.org/articles/view/80275
PMID:25938783

5. O'Neal WT, Qureshi WT, Blaha MJ. Systolic blood pressure response during exercise stress testing: The Henry Ford ExercIse Testing (FIT) Project. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 May 7; 4(5).
Key words: blood pressure; death; myocardial infarction; stress testing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25953655

6. Patel J, Al Rifai M, Blaha MJ, Budoff MJ, Post WS, Polak JF, Bluemke DA, Scheuner MT, Kronmal RA, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, McEvoy JW. Coronary artery calcium improves risk assessment in adults with a family history of premature coronary heart disease: results from Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 Jun;8(6):e003186.
Key words: atherosclerosis; carotid intima-media thickness; primary prevention; vascular calcification
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26047825

7. Reis JP, Michos ED, Selvin E, Pankow JS, Lutsey PL. Race, vitamin D-binding protein gene polymorphisms, 25-hydroxyvitamin D, and incident diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2015 Jun;101(6):1232-40.
Key words: diabetes, vitamin D, vitamin D binding protein, genetics
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25926504

8. Tison GH, Blaha MJ, Nasir K, Blumenthal RS, Szklo M, Ding J, Budoff MJ. Relation of anthropometric obesity and computed tomography measured nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (from the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis). Am J Cardiol. 2015 May 21. pii: S0002-9149(15)01336-3.
Key words: non-alcoholic fatty liver disease; body mass index; waist circumference
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26070222

9. Tison GH, Guo M, Blaha MJ, McClelland RL, Allison MA, Szklo M, Wong ND, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ, Nasir K. Multisite extracoronary calcification indicates increased risk of coronary heart disease and all-cause mortality: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2015 Apr 7. pii: S1934-5925(15)00109-4.
Key words: CHD events; cardiovascular imaging; extracoronary calcification; mortality; risk prediction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26043963

10. Tota-Maharaj R, Joshi PH, Budoff MJ. Usefulness of regional distribution of coronary artery calcium to improve the prediction of all-cause mortality. Am J Cardiol. 2015 May 1;115(9):1229-34,
Key words: coronary artery calcium; regional distribution; cardiovascular disease; risk prediction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25743208

11. Young RK, Dale B, Russell SD, Zachary AA, Tedford RJ. Incidence and early outcomes associated with pre-transplant anti-vimentin antibodies in the cardiac transplantation population. Clin Transplant. 2015 May 18 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Anti-vimentin antibodies; Pre-transplant; cardiac transplantation; non-HLA antibodies; transplant rejection
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25982351

1. Ahmed HM, Al-Mallah MH, McEvoy JW. Maximal exercise testing variables and 10-year survival: fitness risk score derivation from the FIT Project. Mayo Clin Proc. 2015 Mar;90(3):346-55.
Key words: stress test; risk score; all-cause mortality
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25744114

2. Al Rifai M, Silverman MG, Nasir K. The association of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, obesity, and metabolic syndrome, with systemic inflammation and subclinical atherosclerosis: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Atherosclerosis. 2015 Apr;239(2):629-33.
Key words: Inflammation; metabolic syndrome; nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

3. Feinberg JI, Bakulski KM, Jaffe AE, Tryggvadottir R, Brown SC, Tryggvadottir R, Brown SC, Goldman LR, Croen LA, Hertz-Picciotto I, Newschaffer CJ, Daniele Fallin M, Feinberg AP. Paternal sperm DNA methylation associated with early signs of autism risk in an autism-enriched cohort. Int J Epidemiol. 2015 Apr 14 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: DNA methylation; Epigenetics; autism risk; sperm
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25878217

4. Juraschek SP, Blaha MJ, Blumenthal RS. Cardiorespiratory fitness and incident diabetes: The FIT (Henry Ford Exercise Testing) project. Diabetes Care. 2015 Jun;38(6):1075-81.
Key words: cardiorespiratory fitness; stress test; incident diabetes http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25765356

5. Martin SS, Sperling LS, Blaha MJ. Clinician-patient risk discussion for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease prevention: importance to implementation of the 2013 ACC/AHA guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Apr 7;65(13):1361-68.
Key words: cerebrovascular disease; coronary heart disease; lipid-lowering therapy; myocardial infarction; shared decision making
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25835448

6. McEvoy JW, Nasir K, DeFilippis AP. Relationship of cigarette smoking with inflammation and subclinical vascular disease: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2015 Apr;35(4):1002-10.
Key words: atherosclerosis; coronary artery disease; inflammation; smoking
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25745060

7. Michos ED, Misialek JR, Selvin E, Folsom AR, Pankow JS, Post WS, Lutsey PL. 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels, vitamin D binding protein gene polymorphisms and incident coronary heart disease among whites and blacks: The ARIC study. Atherosclerosis. 2015 Apr 25;241(1):12-17.
Key words: coronary heart disease, vitamin D, genetics, race
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25941991

8. Nakanishi R, Li D, Blaha MJ. The relationship between coronary artery calcium score and the long-term mortality among patients with minimal or absent coronary artery risk factors. Int J Cardiol. 2015 Apr 15;185:275-81.
Key words: coronary artery calcification; long-term; low risk; mortality risk; risk factor
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25818539

9. Ojeifo O, Berkowitz SA. Cardiology and Accountable Care. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2015; 8:213-217.
Key words: health reform, quality, accountable care organizations, medical home, cost of care
http://circoutcomes.ahajournals.org/content/8/2/213.short
PMID:25737488

10. Qureshi WT, Alirhayim Z, Blaha MJ. Cardiorespiratory Fitness and Risk of Incident Atrial Fibrillation: Results from the Henry Ford ExercIse Tesing (FIT) Project. Circulation. 2015 May 26;131(21):1827-34.
Key words: atrial fibrillation; exercise capacity; prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25904645

11. Roberts ET, Horne A, Martin SS. Cost-effectiveness of coronary artery calcium testing for coronary heart and cardiovascular disease risk prediction to guide statin allocation: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). PLoS One. 2015 Mar 18;10(3).
Key words: coronary artery calcium; statin therapy; long-term; adverse outcomes http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25786208

12. Shaharyar S, Roberson LL, Jamal O. Obesity and metabolic phenotypes (metabolically healthy and unhealthy variants) are significantly associated with prevalence of elevated C-reactive protein and hepatic steatosis in a large healthy Brazilian population. J Obes. 2015; 2015:178526.
Key words: obesity; metabolic syndrome; inflammation; hepatic steatosis http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25838943

13. Takiar R, Lutsey PL, Zhao D, Guallar E, Schneider AL, Grams ME, Appel LJ, Selvin E, Michos ED. The associations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels, vitamin D binding protein gene polymorphisms, and race with risk of incident fracture-related hospitalization: Twenty-year follow-up in a bi-ethnic cohort (the ARIC Study). Bone. 2015 Apr 25. pii: S8756-3282(15)00142-8. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2015.04.029. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: vitamin D, fracture, vitamin D binding protein, genetics, race
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25920689

14. Vandiver AR, Irizarry RA, Hansen KD, Garza LA, Runarsson A, Li X, Chien AL, Wang TS, Leung SG, Kang S, Feinberg AP. Age and sun exposure-related widespread genomic blocks of hypomethylation in nonmalignant skin. Genome Biol. 2015 Apr 16;16(1):80.
Key words: DNA methylation, photoaging, skin cancer
http://genomebiology.com/content/16/1/80
PMID:25886480

15. eboah J, Sillau S, Delaney JC. Implications of the new American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association cholesterol guidelines for primary atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease event prevention in a multi ethnic cohort: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Am Heart J. 2015 Mar;169(3):387-95.
Key words: ATP III cholesterol guidelines; statins; primary prevention; cardiovascular disease
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25728729

1. Arbab-Zadeh A, Fuster V. The myth of the vulnerable plaque - transitioning from a focus on individual lesions to atherosclerotic disease burden for coronary artery disease risk assessment. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Mar 3;65:846-55.
Key words: coronary heart disease, atherosclerosis, prevention
http://ac.els-cdn.com/S073510971407346X/1-s2.0-S073510971407346X-main.pdf?_tid=7e066020-dd78-11e4-aa05-00000aacb35e&acdnat=1428447210_c85abbd231bcbafee5064667a4b37d1e
PMID:25601032

2. Cecka JM, Reed EF, Zachary AA. HLA high-resolution typing for sensitized patients: a solution in search of a problem? Am J Transplant. 2015 Apr;15:856.
Key words: clinical research/practice, histocompatibility, organ procurement, kidney transplantation/nephrology, editorial/personal viewpoint
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25778678

3. Groeneweg JA, Bhonsale A, James CA, et al. Clinical presentation, long-term follow-up, and outcomes of 1001 arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy patients and family members. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2015 Mar 27. [E-pub ahead of print] pii: CIRCGENETICS.114.001003.
Key words: cardiomyopathy, genetics, arrhythmia
http://ovidsp.tx.ovid.com/sp-3.15.1b/ovidweb.cgi?&S=
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PMID:25820315

4. Juraschek SP, Blaha MJ, Blumenthal RS, Brawner C, Qureshi W, Keteyian SJ, Schairer J, Al-Mallah MH. Cardiorespiratory fitness and incident diabetes: The FIT Project. Diabetes Care. 2015. [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: diabetes; cardiorespiratory fitness
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25765356

5. Lee DI, Zhu G, Sasaki T, Cho GS, Hamdani N, Holewinski R, Jo SH, Danner T, Zhang M, Rainer PP, Bedja D, Kirk JA, Ranek MJ, Dostmann WR, Kwon C, Margulies KB, Van Eyk JE, Paulus WJ, Takimoto E, Kass DA. Phosphodiesterase 9A controls nitric-oxide-independent cGMP and hypertrophic heart disease. Nature. 2015 Mar 26;519(7544):472-6.
Key words: mechanisms of disease, heart failure, hypertrophy, phosphodiesterase, cyclic guanosine monophosphate, PDE9
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v519/n7544/full/nature14332.html
PMID:25799991

6. Lutsey PL, Michos ED, Misialek JR, Pankow JS, Loehr L, Selvin E, Reis JP, Gross M, Eckfeldt JH, Folsom AR. Race and vitamin d binding protein gene polymorphisms modify the association of 25-hydroxyvitamin D and incident heart failure: The ARIC (Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities) Study. JACC Heart Fail. 2015 Mar 30. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: vitamin D, heart failure, race, vitamin D binding protein, genetics
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25863973

7. Martin SS, Sperling LS, Blaha MJ, Wilson PW, Gluckman TJ, Blumenthal RS, Stone NJ. Clinician-patient risk discussion for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease prevention: Importance to implementation of the 2013 ACC/AHA Guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015; 65(13): 1361-68.
Key words: shared decision making; coronary heart disease; lipid-lowering therapy; myocardial infarction; risk estimation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25835448

8. Nakanishi R, Li D, Blaha MJ, Whelton SP, Matsumoto S, Alani A, Rezaeian P, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ. The relationship between coronary artery calcium score and the long-term mortality among patients with minimal or absent coronary artery risk factors. Int J Cardiol. 2015; 185: 275-81.
Key words: coronary artery calcification; long-term; low risk; mortality risk; risk factor
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25818539

9. Robert ET, Horne A, Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Blankstein R, Budoff MJ, Sibley C, Polak JF, Frick KD, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K. Cost-effectiveness of coronary artery calcium testing for coronary heart and cardiovascular disease risk prediction to guide statin allocation: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. PLoS One. 2015; 10(3): e0116377.
Key words: cost-effectiveness; coronary artery calcium; coronary heart disease; cardiovascular disease; risk prediction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25786208

10. Shaharyar S, Roberson LL, Jamal O, Younus A, Blaha MJ, Ali SS, Zide K, Agatston AA, Blumenthal RS, Conceicao RD, Santos RD, Nasir K. Obesity and metabolic phenotypes (metabolically healthy and unhealthy variants) are significantly associated with prevalence of elevated C-reactive protein and hepatic steatosis in a large healthy Brazilian population. J Obes. 2015; 2015: 178526.
Key words: obesity; C-reactive protein; Hepatic Steatosis; Metabolic
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25838943

11. Zhu G, Groneberg D, Sikka G, Hori D, Ranek MJ, Nakamura T, Takimoto E, Paolocci N, Berkowitz DE, Friebe A, Kass DA. Soluble guanylate cyclase is required for systemic vasodilation but not positive inotropy induced by nitroxyl in the mouse. Hypertension. 2015 Feb;65(2):385-92.
Key words: cardiotonic agents, cardiovascular physiological phenomena, cyclic GMP-dependent protein kinases, guanylate cyclase, nitrogen oxides, pharmacology, vasodilation
http://hyper.ahajournals.org/content/65/2/385.long
PMID:25452469

1. Ahmed HM, Al-Mallah MH, McEvoy JW, Nasir K, Blumenthal RS, Jones SR, Brawner CA, Keteyian SJ, Blaha MJ. Maximal exercise testing variables and 10-year survival: Fitness risk score from the FIT Project. Mayo Clin Proc. 2015 March;90(3): 346-55.
Key words: Fitness; exercise; risk score
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25744114

2. Al-Rifai M, Silverman MG, Nasir K, Budoff MJ, Blankstein R, Szklo M, Katz R, Blumenthal RS, Blaha MJ. The association of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, obesity, and metabolic syndrome, with systemic inflammation and subclinical atherosclerosis: The MESA. Atherosclerosis. 2015 Apr;239(2):629-33.
Key words: Inflammation; metabolic syndrome; nonalcoholic fatty liver disease; obesity; subclinical atherosclerosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25683387

3. Ashikaga H, Aguilar-Rodríguez J, Gorsky S, Lusczek E, Marquitti FM, Thompson B, Wu D, Garland J. Modeling the heart as a communication system. J R Soc Interface 12: 20141201, 2015
Key words: information theory, cardiac electrophysiology, cardiac arrhythmia, mathematical modeling
http://rsif.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/12/105/20141201
PMID: 25740854

4. Desai D, Ahmed HM, Michos ED. Preventing cardiovascular disease in patients with diabetes: use of aspirin for primary prevention. Curr Cardiol Rep. 2015 Mar;17(3):566.
Key words: aspirin, diabetes, cardiovascular disease prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25676828

5. Leffell MS, Jones RJ, Gladstone DE. Donor HLA-specific Abs: to BMT or not to BMT? Bone Marrow Transplant. 2015 Feb 23. doi: 10.1038/bmt.2014.331. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: bone marrow transplant, HLA, engraftment failure
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25706884

6. Yeboah J, Sillau S, Delaney JC, Blaha MJ, Michos ED, Young R, Qureshi WT, McClelland R, Burke GL, Psaty BM, Herrington DM. Implications of the new American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association cholesterol guidelines for primary atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease event prevention in a multi ethnic cohort: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Am Heart J. 2015 Mar;169(3):387-395.e3.
Key words: statin eligibility, cholesterol guidelines, primary prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25728729

1. Alluri K, Joshi PH, Henry TS, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, Blaha MJ. Scoring of coronary artery calcium scans: History, assumptions, current limitations, and future directions. Atherosclerosis. 2015 March; 239(1): 109-117.
Key words: Agatston score; coronary artery calcium; EBCT; MDCT; mass score
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25585030

2. Gepner AD, Young R, Delaney JA, Tattersall MC, Blaha MJ, Post WS, Gottesman RF, Kronmal R, Budoff MJ, Burke GL, Folsom AR, Liu K, Kaufman J, Stein JH. Comparison of coronary artery calcium presence, carotid plaque presence, and carotid intima-media thickness for cardiovascular disease prediction in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 Jan; 8(1). Pii: e002262
Key words: Atherosclerosis; cardiovascular disease; carotid arteries; neuroimaging; risk factors
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25596139

3. Hung RK, Feldman DI, Blaha MJ. Cardiovascular disease mortality and excessive exercise in heart attack survivors. Mayo Clin Proc. 2015 Jan; 90(1): 159.
Key words: Physical activity; cardiovascular disease
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25572200

4. Lucas DP, Leffell MS, Zachary AA. Differences in immunogenicity of HLA antigens and the impact of cross-reactivity on the humoral response. Transplantation. 2015 Jan 15;99 :77-85.
Key words: immunogenicity, HLA antigens, humoral response
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25187165

5. Lutsey PL, Eckfeldt JH, Ogagarue ER, Folsom AR, Michos ED, Gross M. The 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 C-3 epimer: Distribution, correlates, and reclassification of 25-hydroxyvitamin D status in the population-based Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study (ARIC). Clin Chim Acta. 2015 Jan 9;442C:75-81.
Key words: vitamin D3 epimer, 25-hydroxyvitamin D, vitamin D deficiency

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25578393

6. Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Muse ED, Qasim AN, Reilly MP, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, Criqui MH, McClelland RL, Hughes-Austin JM, Allison MA. Leptin and incident cardiovascular disease: The MESA. Atherosclerosis. 2014; 239(1): 67-72.
Key words: Atherosclerosis; cardiovascular disease; heart failure; leptin; obesity
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25574859

7. Martin SS, Michos ED. Mapping hyperlipidemia in young adulthood to coronary risk: importance of cumulative exposure and how to stay young. Circulation. 2015 Feb 3;131(5):445-7.
Key words: lipids, coronary risk, prevention, editorial

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25623154

8. McEvoy JW, Blaha MJ, DeFilippis AP, Lima JA, Bluemke DA, Hundley WG, Min JK, Shaw LJ, Lloyd-Jones DM, Barr RG, Budoff MJ, Nasir K. Cigarette smoking and cardiovascular events: Role of inflammation and subclinical atherosclerosis: The MESA. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2015 Mar;35(3):700-9.
Key words: Inflammation; smoking
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25573855

9. Muse ED, Feldman DI, Blaha MJ, Dardari ZA, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ, Nasir K, Criqui MH, Cushman M, McClelland RL, Allison MA. The association of resistin with cardiovascular disease in the MESA. Atherosclerosis. 2015 Mar;239(1):101-8.
Key words: Adipokines; atherosclerotic heart disease; resistin; risk stratification
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25585029

10. Orandi BJ, Chow EH, Hsu A, Gupta N, Van Arendonk KJ, Garonzik-Wang JM, Montgomery JR, Wickliffe C, Lonze BE, Bagnasco SM, Alachkar N, Kraus ES, Jackson AM, Montgomery RA, Segev DL. Quantifying renal allograft loss following early antibody-mediated rejection. Am J Transplant. 2015 Feb;15 :489-98.
Key words: Clinical research, graft survival, kidney transplantation, nephrology, epidemiology
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25611786

11. Steffen BT, Guan W, Remaley AT, Paramsothy P, Heckbert SR, McClelland RL, Greenland P, Michos ED, Tsai MY. Use of lipoprotein particle measures for assessing coronary heart disease risk post-American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology guidelines: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2015 Feb;35(2):448-54.
Key words: lipoprotein particles, coronary risk, net reclassification
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25477346

1. Arbaje AI, Newcomer AR, Maynor KA, Duhaney RL, Eubank KJ, Carrese JA. Excellence in transitional care of older adults and pay-for-performance: perspectives of healthcare professionals. The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Safety. 2014 Dec; 40(12):550-558.
Key words: care transitions, pay-for-performance, older adults, qualitative study
No PMID available

2. Multhaup ML, Seldin MM, Jaffe AE, Lei X, Kirchner H, Mondal P, Li Y, Rodriguez V, Drong A, Hussain M, Lindgren C, McCarthy M, Näslund E, Zierath JR, Wong GW, Feinberg AP. Mouse-human experimental epigenetic analysis unmasks dietary targets and genetic liability for diabetic phenotypes. Cell Metabolism. 2015 Jan 6;21(1):138-49.
Key words: epigenetics; epigenomics; DNA methylation; diet-induced obesity; diabetic phenotypes
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25565211

3. Sawant AC, Bhonsale A, Te Riele AS, Tichnell C, Murray B, Russell SD, Tandri H, Tedford RJ, Judge DP, Calkins H, James CA. Exercise has a disproportionate role in the pathogenesis of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy in patients without desmosomal mutations. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Dec 16;3(6).
Key words: ARVD/C, exercise, arrhythmias, right ventricle
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25516436

4. Tampakakis E, Leary PJ, Selby VN, De Marco T, Cappola TP, Felker GM, Russell SD, Kasper EK, Tedford RJ. The diastolic pulmonary gradient does not predict survival in patients with pulmonary hypertension due to left heart disease. JACC Heart Fail. 2015 Jan;3(1):9-16.
Key words: pulmonary hypertension, heart failure, hemodynamics, diastolic pulmonary gradient, survival
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25453535

1. Aladin AI, Whelton SP, Al-Mallah MH, Blaha MJ, Keteyian SJ, Juraschek SP, Rubin J, Brawner CA, Michos ED. Relation of resting heart rate to risk for all-cause mortality by gender after considering exercise capacity (The FIT Project). Am J Cardiol. 2014 Dec 1; 114(11): 1701-6.
Key words: resting heart rate; exercise capacity; risk stratification; all-cause mortality
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25439450

2. Al Rifai M; Cainzos-Achirica M, Blaha MJ. Establishing the warranty of a coronary artery calcium score of zero. Atherosclerosis. 2015 Jan; 238(1): 1-3.
Key words: Coronary artery calcium; risk assessment; risk stratification; thoracic aorta calcium
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25461731

3. Arbaje AI, Newcomer AR, Maynor KA, Duhaney RL, Eubank KJ, Carrese JA. Excellence in transitional care of older adults and pay-for-performance: perspectives of healthcare professionals. The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Safety. 2014 Dec; 40(12):550-558.
Key words: care transitions, pay-for-performance, older adults, qualitative study
No PMID available

4. Feldman DI, Blaha MJ, Santos RD, Jones SR, Blumenthal RS, Toth PP, Sperling LS, Martin SS. Recommendations for the management of patients with familial hypercholesterolemia. Curr Atheroscler Rep. 2015 Jan; 17(1); 473.
Key words: familial hypercholesterolemia; atherosclerosis; LDL; screening; diagnosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25404096

5. Gabelli SB, Boto A, Halperin-Kuhns V, Bianchet MA, Farinelli F, Aripriala S, Yoder J, Jakoncic J, Tomaselli GF, Amzel LM. Regulation of the NaV1.5 cytoplasmic domain by CaM. Nature Comm. 2014 Nov 5; 5:5126.
Key words: sodium channel, arrhythmia, Long QT syndrome, Brugada syndrome, cardiomyopathy
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25370050

6. Gibson AO, Blaha MJ, Arnan MK, Sacco RL, Szklo M, Herrington DM, Yeboah J. Coronary artery calcium and incident cerebrovascular events in asymptomatic cohort. J Am Coll Cardiol Img. 2014 Nov; 7(11): 1108-1115.
Key words: cerebrovascular disease; coronary artery calcium score; risk prediction; prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25459592

7. Houston BA, Mukherjee M. Cardiac sarcoidosis: clinical manifestations, imaging characteristics, and therapeutic approach. Clinical Medicine Insights: Cardiology. 2014:8(S1) 31-37 doi: 10.4137/CMC.S15713.
Key words: cardiac sarcoidosis, cardiac imaging, cardiac MRI
http://www.la-press.com/cardiac-sarcoidosis-clinical-manifestations-imaging-characteristics-an-article-a4512

8. Hung RK, Al-Mallah MH, McEvoy JW, Whelton SP, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, Schairer JR, Brawner C, Alam M, Keteyian SJ, Blaha MJ. Prognostic value of exercise capacity in patients with coronary artery disease: The FIT Project. Mayo Clinic Proc. 2014 Dec; 89(12): 1644-1654.
Key words: Cardiorespiratory fitness; coronary artery disease; exercise capacity; myocardial infarction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25440889

9. Kanwar M, Tedford RJ, Agarwal R, Clarke MM, Walter C, Sokos G, Murali S, Benza RL. Management of pulmonary hypertension due to heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. Curr Hypertens Rep. 2014 Dec;16(12):501.
Key words: heart failure with preserved ejection fraction, pulmonary hypertension, right ventricle, management
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25320018

10. Malik R, Aneni EC, Roberson L, Ogunmoroti O, Ali SS, Shaharyar S, Younus A, Jamal O, Aziz MA, Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Feldman T, Agatston AS, Veledar E, Nasir K. Measuring coronary artery calcification: Is serum vitamin D relevant? Atherosclerosis. 2014 Dec; 237(2): 734-738.
Key words: serum vitamin D; coronary artery calcification; atherosclerosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25463113

11. Martin SS, Joshi PH, Blaha MJ. High-density lipoprotein and endothelial function in patients with myocardial infarction: pieces in a puzzle. Atherosclerosis. 2014 Dec; 237(2): 838-839.
Key words: high-density lipoprotein; nitric oxide; endothelial function; myocardial infarction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25463130

12. Miedema MD, Lopez FL, Blaha MJ, Virani SS, Coresh J, Ballantyne CM, Folsom AR. Eligibility for statin therapy according to new cholesterol guidelines and prevalent use of medication to lower lipid levels in an older US cohort: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study cohort. JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Nov 17. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: statin; lipids; guidelines; prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25401375

13. Oni ET, Kalathiya R, Aneni EC, Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Feldman T, Agatston AS, Blumenthal RS, Conceicao RD, Carvalho JA, Santos RD, Nasir K. Relation of physical activity to prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease independent of cardiometabolic risk. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Jan; 115(1): 34-9.
Key words: physical activity; nonalcoholic fatty liver disease; cardiometabolic risk
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25456868

14. Rickard J, Bassiouny M, Tedford RJ, Baranowski B, Spragg D, Cantillon D, Varma N, Wilkoff BL, Tang WH. Long-term outcomes in patients with ambulatory New York Heart Association Class III and IV heart failure undergoing cardiac resynchronization therapy. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Jan 1;115(1):82-5.
Key words: cardiac resynchronization therapy, heart failure, outcomes, advanced
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25491007

15. Tota-Maharaj R, Al-Mallah MH, Nasir K, Qureshi WT, Blumenthal RS, Blaha MJ. Improving the relationship between coronary artery calcium score and coronary plaque burden: Addition of regional measures of coronary artery calcium distribution. Atherosclerosis. 2015 Jan; 238(1): 126-131.
Key words: coronary artery calcium; coronary artery disease; coronary computed tomography angiography
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25479801

1. Blaha MJ. The future of CV risk prediction: Multisite imaging to predict multiple outcomes. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014 Oct; 7(10): 1054-6.
Key words: Brain; cardiovascular risk; carotid artery; diabetes; imaging
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25323166

2. Cho GS, Fernandez L, Kwon C. Regenerative medicine for the heart: perspectives on stem-cell therapy. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2014 Nov 10;21(14):2018-31.
Key words: heart regeneration, pluripotent stem cells, cardiac progenitors, cardiac stem cells
http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/full/10.1089/ars.2014.6063
PMID:25133793

3. Czarny MJ, Resar JR. Diagnosis and management of valvular aortic stenosis. Clinical Medicine Insights: Cardiology. 2014 Oct 19; 8(S1): 14-24.
Key words: aortic stenosis, transcatheter aortic valve replacement
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25368539

4. Debeljak M, Freed DN, Welch JA, Haley L, Beierl K, Iglehart BS, Pallavajjala A, Gocke CD, Leffell MS, Lin MT, Pevsner J, Wheelan SJ, Eshleman JR. Haplotype counting by next-generation sequencing for ultrasensitive human DNA detection. J Mol Diagn. 2014 Sep;16(5):495-503.
Key words: haplotype, sequencing, DNA detection
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25132481

5. Horne A Jr, Reineck EA, Hasan RK, Resar JR, Chacko M. Transcatheter aortic valve replacement: Historical perspectives, current evidence, and future directions. American Heart Journal. 2014 October; 168(4): 414-423.
Key words: aortic stenosis, transcatheter aortic valve replacement
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25262249

6. Jackson AM, Sigdel TK, Delville M, Hsieh SC, Dai H, Bagnasco S, Montgomery RA, Sarwal MM. Endothelial cell antibodies associated with novel targets and increased rejection. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2014 Nov 7. pii: ASN.2013121277. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: acute allograft rejection, endothelial cells, immunology and pathology, kidney transplantation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25381426

7. Kohli P, Whelton SP, Hsu S, Yancy CW, Stone NJ, Chrispin J, Gilotra NA, Houston B, Ashen MD, Martin SS, Joshi PH, McEvoy JW, Gluckman TJ, Michos ED, Blaha MJ, Blumenthal RS. Clinician's guide to the updated ABCs of cardiovascular disease. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Sept 22; 3(5): e001098.
Key words: blood pressure; cholesterol; diabetes mellitus; exercise; prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25246448

8. Lucas DP, Leffell MS, Zachary AA. Differences in immunogenicity of HLA antigens and the impact of cross-reactivity on the humoral response. Transplantation. 2014 Sep 3. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Immunogenicity, HLA antibody, Sensitization, CREG matching
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25187165

9. Michos ED, Wilson LM, Yeh HC, Berger Z, Suarez-Cuervo C, Stacy SR, Bass EB. Prognostic value of cardiac troponin in patients with chronic kidney disease without suspected acute coronary syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Oct 7;161(7):491-501. doi: 10.7326/M14-0743.
Key words: troponin, kidney disease, biomarkers
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25111499

10. Orandi BJ, Zachary AA, Dagher NN, Bagnasco SM, Garonzik-Wang JM, Van Arendonk KJ, Gupta N, Lonze BE, Alachkar N, Kraus ES, Desai NM, Locke JE, Racusen LC, Segev DL, Montgomery RA. Eculizumab and splenectomy as salvage therapy for severe antibody-mediated rejection after HLA-incompatible kidney transplantation. Transplantation. 2014 Oct 27;98(8):857-63.
Key words: HLA-incompatible kidney transplantation, Antibody-mediated rejection, Intravenous immunoglobulin, Complement inhibition, Rescue immunosuppressive regimens
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25121475

11. Ratchford EV, Evans NS. Carotid artery disease. Vasc Med. 2014 Oct 31. pii: 1358863X14557722. [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: carotid artery disease; carotid stenosis; carotid ultrasound
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25362109

12. Stacy SR, Suarez-Cuervo C, Berger Z, Wilson LM, Yeh HC, Bass EB, Michos ED. Role of troponin in patients with chronic kidney disease and suspected acute coronary syndrome: a systematic review. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Oct 7;161(7):502-12. doi: 10.7326/M14-0746.
Key words: troponin, kidney disease, acute coronary syndromes
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25111593

13. Swiger KJ, Manalac RJ, Blaha MJ, Blumenthal RS, Martin SS. Statins, mood, sleep, and physical function: a systematic review. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2014 Dec;70(12):1413-22.
Key words: statin therapy; mood; sleep; physical function; energy
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25291991

14. Tota-Maharaj R, Blaha MJ, Blankstein R, Silverman MG, Eng J, Shaw LJ, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ, Nasir K. Association of coronary artery calcium and coronary heart disease events in young and elderly participants in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis: a secondary analysis of a prospective, population-based cohort. Mayo Clin Proc. 2014 Oct;89(10):1350-9.
Key words: coronary artery calcium; coronary heart disease; atherosclerosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25236430

1. Solhjoo S, O'Rourke B. Mitochondrial instability during regional ischemia-reperfusion underlies arrhythmias in monolayers of cardiomyocytes. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2014 Sep 27. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Ischemia-reperfusion; energy metabolism; ventricular arrhythmias; fibrillation; mitochondria
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022282814003058
PMID: 25268650

2. Gottesman RF, Schneider AL, Albert M, Alonso A, Bandeen-Roche K, Coker L, Coresh J, Knopman D, Power MC, Rawlings A, Sharrett AR, Wruck LM, Mosley TH. Midlife hypertension and 20-year cognitive change: the atherosclerosis risk in communities neurocognitive study. JAMA Neurol. 2014 Oct 1;71(10):1218-27. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2014.1646. PMID: 25090106 [PubMed - in process]
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25090106

3. Koton S, Schneider AL, Rosamond WD, Shahar E, Sang Y, Gottesman RF, Coresh J. Stroke incidence and mortality trends in US communities, 1987 to 2011. JAMA. 2014 Jul 16;312(3):259-68. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.7692.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25027141

1. Al-Mallah MH, Keteyian SJ, Brawner CA, Whelton S, Blaha MJ. Rationale and Design of the Henry Ford Exercise Testing Project (The FIT Project). Clin Cardiol. 2014 August; 37(8): 456-61.
Key words: cardiorespiratory fitness; exercise capacity; exercise testing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25138770

2. Blaha MJ, Dardari ZA, Blumenthal RS, Martin SS, Nasir K, Al-Mallah MH. The new "intermediate risk" group: A comparative analysis of the new 2013 ACC/AHA risk assessment guidelines versus prior guidelines in men. Atherosclerosis. 2014 Aug 16; 237(1): 1-4.
Key words: guidelines; primary prevention; risk prediction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25173946

3. Evans NS, Ratchford EV. Vascular Disease Patient Information Page: The post-thrombotic syndrome. Vasc Med. 2014 Jul 21;19(4):331-333.
Key words: deep vein thrombosis; post-thrombotic syndrome; venous thromboembolism
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25047858

4. Timp W, Bravo HC, McDonald OG, Goggins M, Umbricht C, Zeiger M, Feinberg AP, Irizarry RA. Large hypomethylated blocks as a universal defining epigenetic alteration in human solid tumors. Genome Med. 2014 Aug 26;6(8):61.
Key words: epigenetics, cancer, DNA methylation
http://genomemedicine.com/content/6/8/61
PMID:25191524

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