Amber Pirzada

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Challenges in Assessing Cardiovascular Mortality Among Hispanic/Latino Groups in the United States.

JAMA Cardiol 2017 03;2(3):248-249

Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamacardio.2016.5018DOI Listing
March 2017

Macronutrient Intake, Diagnosis Status, and Glycemic Control Among US Hispanics/Latinos With Diabetes.

J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2016 04 7;101(4):1856-64. Epub 2016 Mar 7.

Department of Epidemiology and Population Health (X.W., M.J., Y.M.-R., T.W., R.C.K., Q.Q.), Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461; Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics (X.W.), School of Public Health, Peking University Health Science Center, Beijing 100191, China; Collaborative Studies Coordinating Center (D.S.-A.), Department of Biostatistics, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599; San Diego State University (R.A.E.G.), San Diego, California 92182; Institute for Minority Health Research (A.P.), University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637; Department of Psychology (S.A.R.), University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136; National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (S.S.C.), National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892; and Division of Cardiovascular Sciences (M.L.A.-S.), National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20824.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1210/jc.2015-3237DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4880152PMC
April 2016

Cardiovascular disease risk factors in the Hispanic/Latino population: lessons from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL).

Prog Cardiovasc Dis 2014 Nov-Dec;57(3):230-6. Epub 2014 Aug 2.

Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pcad.2014.07.006DOI Listing
January 2015

Favorable Levels of All Major Cardiovascular Risk Factors at Younger Ages and High-Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein 39 Years Later -The Chicago Healthy Aging Study.

Prev Med Rep 2015;2:235-240

Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL ; Institute for Minority Health Research, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pmedr.2015.03.012DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4407275PMC
January 2015

Chicago Healthy Aging Study: objectives and design.

Am J Epidemiol 2013 Aug 12;178(4):635-44. Epub 2013 May 12.

Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwt020DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3816341PMC
August 2013

Preventing cardiovascular disease in the 21st century: therapeutic and preventive implications of current evidence.

Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 2006 ;6(2):87-101

Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2165/00129784-200606020-00003DOI Listing
October 2006

Midlife body mass index and hospitalization and mortality in older age.

JAMA 2006 Jan;295(2):190-8

Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.295.2.190DOI Listing
January 2006

One-hour postload plasma glucose in middle age and Medicare expenditures in older age among nondiabetic men and women: the Chicago Heart Association Detection Project in Industry.

Diabetes Care 2005 May;28(5):1057-62

Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2337/diacare.28.5.1057DOI Listing
May 2005

Cardiovascular risk profile earlier in life and Medicare costs in the last year of life.

Arch Intern Med 2005 May;165(9):1028-34

Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwesten University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archinte.165.9.1028DOI Listing
May 2005

In the long run, healthcare costs appear to be related to overweight and obesity at younger ages.

Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 2005 Apr;5(2):125-30

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine, 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1102, Chicago, IL 60611, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/14737167.5.2.125DOI Listing
April 2005

Relation of body mass index in young adulthood and middle age to Medicare expenditures in older age.

JAMA 2004 Dec;292(22):2743-9

Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.292.22.2743DOI Listing
December 2004

Comparison of low risk and higher risk profiles in middle age to frequency and quantity of coronary artery calcium years later.

Am J Cardiol 2004 Aug;94(3):367-9

Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2004.04.038DOI Listing
August 2004

Response rates to a questionnaire 26 years after baseline examination with minimal interim participant contact and baseline differences between respondents and nonrespondents.

Am J Epidemiol 2004 Jan;159(1):94-101

Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611-4402, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwh012DOI Listing
January 2004

BMI and health-related quality of life in adults 65 years and older.

Obes Res 2004 Jan;12(1):69-76

Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/oby.2004.10DOI Listing
January 2004

Body mass index in middle age and health-related quality of life in older age: the Chicago heart association detection project in industry study.

Arch Intern Med 2003 Nov;163(20):2448-55

Department of Preventive Medicine, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archinte.163.20.2448DOI Listing
November 2003

Favorable cardiovascular risk profile in middle age and health-related quality of life in older age.

Arch Intern Med 2003 Nov;163(20):2460-8

Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archinte.163.20.2460DOI Listing
November 2003