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Early carotid surgery versus stenting in younger patients - Authors' reply.

Lancet Neurol 2019 Aug;18(8):718-719

Department of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health, Birmingham, AL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1474-4422(19)30234-0DOI Listing
August 2019

Sex Differences in Hypertension and Stroke Risk in the REGARDS Study.

Hypertension 2019 Aug 13:HYPERTENSIONAHA11912729. Epub 2019 Aug 13.

Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham (V.H.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.119.12729DOI Listing
August 2019

Race-based demographic, anthropometric and clinical correlates of N-terminal-pro B-type natriuretic peptide.

Int J Cardiol 2019 Jul 21;286:145-151. Epub 2019 Feb 21.

Division of Cardiovascular Disease, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1900 University Blvd., Birmingham, AL, USA; Section of Cardiology, Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 700 19th Street S., Birmingham, AL, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2019.02.034DOI Listing
July 2019

Publisher Correction: Multiancestry genome-wide association study of 520,000 subjects identifies 32 loci associated with stroke and stroke subtypes.

Authors:
Rainer Malik Ganesh Chauhan Matthew Traylor Muralidharan Sargurupremraj Yukinori Okada Aniket Mishra Loes Rutten-Jacobs Anne-Katrin Giese Sander W van der Laan Solveig Gretarsdottir Christopher D Anderson Michael Chong Hieab H H Adams Tetsuro Ago Peter Almgren Philippe Amouyel Hakan Ay Traci M Bartz Oscar R Benavente Steve Bevan Giorgio B Boncoraglio Robert D Brown Adam S Butterworth Caty Carrera Cara L Carty Daniel I Chasman Wei-Min Chen John W Cole Adolfo Correa Ioana Cotlarciuc Carlos Cruchaga John Danesh Paul I W de Bakker Anita L DeStefano Marcel den Hoed Qing Duan Stefan T Engelter Guido J Falcone Rebecca F Gottesman Raji P Grewal Vilmundur Gudnason Stefan Gustafsson Jeffrey Haessler Tamara B Harris Ahamad Hassan Aki S Havulinna Susan R Heckbert Elizabeth G Holliday George Howard Fang-Chi Hsu Hyacinth I Hyacinth M Arfan Ikram Erik Ingelsson Marguerite R Irvin Xueqiu Jian Jordi Jiménez-Conde Julie A Johnson J Wouter Jukema Masahiro Kanai Keith L Keene Brett M Kissela Dawn O Kleindorfer Charles Kooperberg Michiaki Kubo Leslie A Lange Carl D Langefeld Claudia Langenberg Lenore J Launer Jin-Moo Lee Robin Lemmens Didier Leys Cathryn M Lewis Wei-Yu Lin Arne G Lindgren Erik Lorentzen Patrik K Magnusson Jane Maguire Ani Manichaikul Patrick F McArdle James F Meschia Braxton D Mitchell Thomas H Mosley Michael A Nalls Toshiharu Ninomiya Martin J O'Donnell Bruce M Psaty Sara L Pulit Kristiina Rannikmäe Alexander P Reiner Kathryn M Rexrode Kenneth Rice Stephen S Rich Paul M Ridker Natalia S Rost Peter M Rothwell Jerome I Rotter Tatjana Rundek Ralph L Sacco Saori Sakaue Michele M Sale Veikko Salomaa Bishwa R Sapkota Reinhold Schmidt Carsten O Schmidt Ulf Schminke Pankaj Sharma Agnieszka Slowik Cathie L M Sudlow Christian Tanislav Turgut Tatlisumak Kent D Taylor Vincent N S Thijs Gudmar Thorleifsson Unnur Thorsteinsdottir Steffen Tiedt Stella Trompet Christophe Tzourio Cornelia M van Duijn Matthew Walters Nicholas J Wareham Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller James G Wilson Kerri L Wiggins Qiong Yang Salim Yusuf Joshua C Bis Tomi Pastinen Arno Ruusalepp Eric E Schadt Simon Koplev Johan L M Björkegren Veronica Codoni Mete Civelek Nicholas L Smith David A Trégouët Ingrid E Christophersen Carolina Roselli Steven A Lubitz Patrick T Ellinor E Shyong Tai Jaspal S Kooner Norihiro Kato Jiang He Pim van der Harst Paul Elliott John C Chambers Fumihiko Takeuchi Andrew D Johnson Dharambir K Sanghera Olle Melander Christina Jern Daniel Strbian Israel Fernandez-Cadenas W T Longstreth Arndt Rolfs Jun Hata Daniel Woo Jonathan Rosand Guillaume Pare Jemma C Hopewell Danish Saleheen Kari Stefansson Bradford B Worrall Steven J Kittner Sudha Seshadri Myriam Fornage Hugh S Markus Joanna M M Howson Yoichiro Kamatani Stephanie Debette Martin Dichgans

Nat Genet 2019 Jul;51(7):1192-1193

Institute for Stroke and Dementia Research (ISD), University Hospital, LMU Munich, Munich, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41588-019-0449-0DOI Listing
July 2019

Inclusivity of Diverse Patient Groups-Reply.

JAMA Neurol 2019 Jun 3. Epub 2019 Jun 3.

Department of Medicine, Larner College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaneurol.2019.1390DOI Listing
June 2019

Racial differences in the association of NT-proBNP with risk of incident heart failure in REGARDS.

JCI Insight 2019 Jun 4;5. Epub 2019 Jun 4.

Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1172/jci.insight.129979DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6629159PMC
June 2019

Therapeutic Effect of Y-27632 on Tumorigenesis and Cisplatin-Induced Peripheral Sensory Loss through RhoA-NF-κB.

Mol Cancer Res 2019 Jun 12. Epub 2019 Jun 12.

Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1541-7786.MCR-19-0024DOI Listing
June 2019

Sex Differences in Risk Factors for Incident Atrial Fibrillation (from the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke [REGARDS] Study).

Am J Cardiol 2019 May 10;123(9):1453-1457. Epub 2019 Feb 10.

Department of Medicine, Section on Cardiology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina; Epidemiological Cardiology Research Center (EPICARE), Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2019.01.056DOI Listing
May 2019

Long-term outcomes of stenting and endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid stenosis: a preplanned pooled analysis of individual patient data.

Lancet Neurol 2019 Apr 6;18(4):348-356. Epub 2019 Feb 6.

Stroke Research Centre, Department of Brain Repair and Rehabilitation, UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, UK; Department of Neurology and Stroke Center, Department of Clinical Research, University Hospital, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1474-4422(19)30028-6DOI Listing
April 2019

Association of sickle cell trait with atrial fibrillation: The REGARDS cohort.

J Electrocardiol 2019 Jul - Aug;55:1-5. Epub 2019 Apr 16.

University of Vermont College of Medicine, Department of Hematology & Oncology, United States of America. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2019.04.010DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6639128PMC
April 2019

An Investigation of Selection Bias in Estimating Racial Disparity in Stroke Risk Factors.

Am J Epidemiol 2019 Mar;188(3):587-597

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwy253DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6395161PMC
March 2019

Is Hemispheric Hypoperfusion a Treatable Cause of Cognitive Impairment?

Curr Cardiol Rep 2019 Jan 19;21(1). Epub 2019 Jan 19.

Department of Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1720 7th Ave S-SC 650, Birmingham, AL, 35294, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11886-019-1089-9DOI Listing
January 2019

Consumption of dairy product and its association with total and cause specific mortality - A population-based cohort study and meta-analysis.

Clin Nutr 2018 Dec 18. Epub 2018 Dec 18.

Department of Hypertension, Chair of Nephrology and Hypertension, Medical University of Lodz, Poland; Polish Mother's Memorial Hospital Research Institute (PMMHRI), Lodz, Poland; Cardiovascular Research Centre, University of Zielona Gora, Zielona Gora, Poland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clnu.2018.12.015DOI Listing
December 2018

Racial differences in recurrent ischemic stroke risk and recurrent stroke case fatality.

Neurology 2018 11 3;91(19):e1741-e1750. Epub 2018 Oct 3.

From the Departments of Epidemiology (K.C.A., L.H., P.M., V.H.), Health Care Organization and Policy (J.B.), Biostatistics (G.H.), and Medicine (V.B.), University of Alabama at Birmingham; Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center (K.C.A.), Birmingham VA Medical Center, AL; and Department of Neurology (M.M.), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

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http://www.neurology.org/lookup/doi/10.1212/WNL.000000000000
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000006467DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6251602PMC
November 2018

Outcomes after carotid endarterectomy among elderly dual Medicare-Medicaid-eligible patients.

Neurology 2018 10 28;91(17):e1553-e1558. Epub 2018 Sep 28.

From the Department of Chronic Disease Epidemiology (E.C.L., J.H.L.), Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT; Department of Biostatistics (Y.W.), Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA; Departments of Biostatistics (G.H.) and Epidemiology (V.J.H.), School of Public Health, University of Alabama-Birmingham; Department of Neurology (L.B.G.), University of Kentucky College of Medicine and Kentucky Neuroscience Institute, Lexington; and Department of Neurology (T.G.B.), Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000006380DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6205687PMC
October 2018

Sleep duration and risk of incident stroke by age, sex, and race: The REGARDS study.

Neurology 2018 10 3;91(18):e1702-e1709. Epub 2018 Oct 3.

From the College of Nursing & Health Innovation (M.E.P.), Arizona State University, Phoenix; Departments of Biostatistics (G.H.) and Epidemiology (V.J.H.), University of Alabama at Birmingham; Department of Psychiatry (M.A.G.), University of Arizona, Tucson; and Department of Neurology & Rehabilitation Medicine (D.K., J.R.M.), University of Cincinnati, OH.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000006424DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6207412PMC
October 2018

Factor VIII, Protein C and Cardiovascular Disease Risk: The REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke Study (REGARDS).

Thromb Haemost 2018 Jul 11;118(7):1305-1315. Epub 2018 Jun 11.

Department of Medicine, Larner College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1655766DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6028294PMC
July 2018

Association of Neighborhood Socioeconomic Status With Risk of Infection and Sepsis.

Clin Infect Dis 2018 Jun;66(12):1940-1947

Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/cix1109DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6248765PMC
June 2018

New diagnosis of cancer and the risk of subsequent cerebrovascular events.

Neurology 2018 06 4;90(23):e2025-e2033. Epub 2018 May 4.

From the Department of Neurology (B.B.N., C.I., L.M.D., H.K.) and Feil Family Brain and Mind Research Institute (B.B.N., C.I., L.M.D., H.K.), Weill Cornell Medicine, New York; Department of Neurology (B.B.N., L.M.D.), Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; Departments of Biostatistics (G.H., S.E.J.) and Epidemiology (V.J.H., H.Z., P.M.), School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Department of Neurology (M.S.V.E.), Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY; Department of Epidemiology (M.S.V.E.), Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York; Department of Medicine (P.M.O.), Division of Cardiology, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY; Department of Clinical Cancer Prevention (S.G.), MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; Department of Internal Medicine (E.Z.S.), Division of Cardiology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC; and Department of Medicine (M.C.), Division of Hematology and Oncology, University of Vermont, Burlington.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000005636DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5993181PMC
June 2018

Multiancestry genome-wide association study of 520,000 subjects identifies 32 loci associated with stroke and stroke subtypes.

Authors:
Rainer Malik Ganesh Chauhan Matthew Traylor Muralidharan Sargurupremraj Yukinori Okada Aniket Mishra Loes Rutten-Jacobs Anne-Katrin Giese Sander W van der Laan Solveig Gretarsdottir Christopher D Anderson Michael Chong Hieab H H Adams Tetsuro Ago Peter Almgren Philippe Amouyel Hakan Ay Traci M Bartz Oscar R Benavente Steve Bevan Giorgio B Boncoraglio Robert D Brown Adam S Butterworth Caty Carrera Cara L Carty Daniel I Chasman Wei-Min Chen John W Cole Adolfo Correa Ioana Cotlarciuc Carlos Cruchaga John Danesh Paul I W de Bakker Anita L DeStefano Marcel den Hoed Qing Duan Stefan T Engelter Guido J Falcone Rebecca F Gottesman Raji P Grewal Vilmundur Gudnason Stefan Gustafsson Jeffrey Haessler Tamara B Harris Ahamad Hassan Aki S Havulinna Susan R Heckbert Elizabeth G Holliday George Howard Fang-Chi Hsu Hyacinth I Hyacinth M Arfan Ikram Erik Ingelsson Marguerite R Irvin Xueqiu Jian Jordi Jiménez-Conde Julie A Johnson J Wouter Jukema Masahiro Kanai Keith L Keene Brett M Kissela Dawn O Kleindorfer Charles Kooperberg Michiaki Kubo Leslie A Lange Carl D Langefeld Claudia Langenberg Lenore J Launer Jin-Moo Lee Robin Lemmens Didier Leys Cathryn M Lewis Wei-Yu Lin Arne G Lindgren Erik Lorentzen Patrik K Magnusson Jane Maguire Ani Manichaikul Patrick F McArdle James F Meschia Braxton D Mitchell Thomas H Mosley Michael A Nalls Toshiharu Ninomiya Martin J O'Donnell Bruce M Psaty Sara L Pulit Kristiina Rannikmäe Alexander P Reiner Kathryn M Rexrode Kenneth Rice Stephen S Rich Paul M Ridker Natalia S Rost Peter M Rothwell Jerome I Rotter Tatjana Rundek Ralph L Sacco Saori Sakaue Michele M Sale Veikko Salomaa Bishwa R Sapkota Reinhold Schmidt Carsten O Schmidt Ulf Schminke Pankaj Sharma Agnieszka Slowik Cathie L M Sudlow Christian Tanislav Turgut Tatlisumak Kent D Taylor Vincent N S Thijs Gudmar Thorleifsson Unnur Thorsteinsdottir Steffen Tiedt Stella Trompet Christophe Tzourio Cornelia M van Duijn Matthew Walters Nicholas J Wareham Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller James G Wilson Kerri L Wiggins Qiong Yang Salim Yusuf Joshua C Bis Tomi Pastinen Arno Ruusalepp Eric E Schadt Simon Koplev Johan L M Björkegren Veronica Codoni Mete Civelek Nicholas L Smith David A Trégouët Ingrid E Christophersen Carolina Roselli Steven A Lubitz Patrick T Ellinor E Shyong Tai Jaspal S Kooner Norihiro Kato Jiang He Pim van der Harst Paul Elliott John C Chambers Fumihiko Takeuchi Andrew D Johnson Dharambir K Sanghera Olle Melander Christina Jern Daniel Strbian Israel Fernandez-Cadenas W T Longstreth Arndt Rolfs Jun Hata Daniel Woo Jonathan Rosand Guillaume Pare Jemma C Hopewell Danish Saleheen Kari Stefansson Bradford B Worrall Steven J Kittner Sudha Seshadri Myriam Fornage Hugh S Markus Joanna M M Howson Yoichiro Kamatani Stephanie Debette Martin Dichgans

Nat Genet 2018 04 12;50(4):524-537. Epub 2018 Mar 12.

Institute for Stroke and Dementia Research (ISD), University Hospital, LMU Munich, Munich, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41588-018-0058-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5968830PMC
April 2018

Risk Factors for Poststroke Cognitive Decline: The REGARDS Study (Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke).

Stroke 2018 04 16;49(4):987-994. Epub 2018 Mar 16.

From the Department of Internal Medicine (D.A.L., K.M.L., M.U.K., A.T.G.) and Department of Psychiatry (B.G.), University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor; Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor, MI (D.A.L., K.M.L., M.U.K.); Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation (D.A.L., K.M.L.), Department of Neurology and Stroke Program (D.A.L.), Institute for Social Research (K.M.L.), and Department of Biostatistics (A.T.G.), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Department of Medicine (V.G.W.) and Department of Biostatistics (G.H., V.J.H., S.J.), University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham; Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis (F.W.U.); and Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington (M.C.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.117.018529DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6419761PMC
April 2018

N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide and microsize myocardial infarction risk in the reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke study.

BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2018 04 16;18(1):66. Epub 2018 Apr 16.

Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, 1300 York Avenue, P.O. Box 46, New York, N.Y 10065, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12872-018-0806-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5902876PMC
April 2018

"Trending" statistical methods.

Res Pract Thromb Haemost 2018 Apr 15;2(2):186-187. Epub 2018 Jan 15.

Department of Biostatistics UAB School of Public Health University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham AL USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/rth2.12075DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6055502PMC
April 2018

Effects of morning vs evening statin administration on lipid profile: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

J Clin Lipidol 2017 Jul - Aug;11(4):972-985.e9. Epub 2017 Jun 13.

Department of Hypertension, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland; Polish Mother's Memorial Hospital Research Institute (PMMHRI), Lodz, Poland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacl.2017.06.001DOI Listing
February 2018

Smoking and risk of atrial fibrillation in the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study.

J Cardiol 2018 Feb 5;71(2):113-117. Epub 2017 Sep 5.

Epidemiological Cardiology Research Center (EPICARE), Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jjcc.2017.07.014DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5735021PMC
February 2018

Design and implementation of observational studies to measure disease burden with a focus on stroke.

Int J Stroke 2018 02 17;13(2):157-165. Epub 2017 Nov 17.

2 Department of Epidemiology School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1747493017743800DOI Listing
February 2018

Usefulness of the American Heart Association's Life Simple 7 to Predict the Risk of Atrial Fibrillation (from the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke [REGARDS] Study).

Am J Cardiol 2018 01 19;121(2):199-204. Epub 2017 Oct 19.

Departments of Medicine and Pathology, Cardiovascular Research Institute, Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.09.033DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6080623PMC
January 2018

Challenge and Yield of Enrolling Racially and Ethnically Diverse Patient Populations in Low Event Rate Clinical Trials.

Stroke 2018 01 30;49(1):84-89. Epub 2017 Nov 30.

From the Department of Surgery, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Newark (A.J.S., S.E.H., L.F., T.G.B.); Departments of Biostatistics (G.H.) and Epidemiology, School of Public Health (V.J.H.), University of Alabama at Birmingham; Division of Vascular Surgery, Southern Connecticut Vascular Center, Middletown Hospital (A.S.); Section of Vascular Surgery, St. Michael's Medical Center, Newark, NJ (Z.J.); Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Keck Medical Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles (F.W.); Department of Neurology, Houston Methodist Neurological Institute, TX (D.C); Department of Neurology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston (J.H.V.); and Mayo Clinic Florida, Jacksonville (M.E.L., T.G.B.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.117.018063DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5823533PMC
January 2018

Trends in Carotid Revascularization Procedures-Reply.

JAMA 2018 01;319(3):308-309

Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2017.19781DOI Listing
January 2018

Incidence and Case Fatality at the County Level as Contributors to Geographic Disparities in Stroke Mortality.

Neuroepidemiology 2016 15;47(2):96-102. Epub 2016 Sep 15.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000449102DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5121010PMC
December 2017

Comparison of Risk of Atrial Fibrillation Among Employed Versus Unemployed (from the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke Study).

Am J Cardiol 2017 Oct 21;120(8):1298-1301. Epub 2017 Jul 21.

Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.07.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5614836PMC
October 2017

Global stroke statistics: An update of mortality data from countries using a broad code of "cerebrovascular diseases".

Int J Stroke 2017 10 12;12(8):796-801. Epub 2017 Sep 12.

2 Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1747493017730782DOI Listing
October 2017

Community characteristics and regional variations in sepsis.

Int J Epidemiol 2017 10;46(5):1607-1617

Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyx099DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6455035PMC
October 2017

Carotid Stenting Versus Carotid Endarterectomy: What Did the Carotid Revascularization Endarterectomy Versus Stenting Trial Show and Where Do We Go From Here?

Angiology 2017 Sep 9;68(8):675-682. Epub 2016 Aug 9.

2 Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0003319716661661DOI Listing
September 2017

Usefulness of Atrial Premature Complexes on Routine Electrocardiogram to Determine the Risk of Atrial Fibrillation (from the REGARDS Study).

Am J Cardiol 2017 Sep 15;120(5):782-785. Epub 2017 Jun 15.

Department of Medicine, Section on Cardiology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina; Epidemiological Cardiology Research Center (EPICARE), Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.06.007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5557661PMC
September 2017

Factors Associated With Time to Site Activation, Randomization, and Enrollment Performance in a Stroke Prevention Trial.

Stroke 2017 09 2;48(9):2511-2518. Epub 2017 Aug 2.

From the Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ (B.M.D.); Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (R.D.B.); Department of Cardiology, Brookwood Medical Center, Birmingham, AL (G.S.R.); Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham (V.J.H.); Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL (E.C., K.M.B., M.E.L., T.G.B., J.F.M.); Department of Neurology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston (J.H.V.); Department of Neurology and Stroke Program, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, FL (S.C.); Department of Surgery, University of Maryland, Baltimore (B.K.L.); and Department of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham (G.H.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.117.016976DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5575963PMC
September 2017

Incident Cardiovascular Disease Among Adults With Blood Pressure <140/90 mm Hg.

Circulation 2017 Aug 20;136(9):798-812. Epub 2017 Jun 20.

From Department of Health Services Administration and Policy, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA (G.S.T.); Department of Epidemiology (J.N.B., L.D.C., R.M.T., P.M.), Department of Biostatistics (G.H.), Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Vascular Biology and Hypertension Program (S.O.), Department of Medicine (M.M.S.), University of Alabama at Birmingham; Department of Neurology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD (R.F.G.); Department of Neurology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston (D.T.L.); Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC (E.C.O.); Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine (J.R., T.S.); Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York (M.M.S.); Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL (S.R.S.); Department of Medicine (D.S.), Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology (S.S.), Columbia University, New York.

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August 2017

Haemostasis biomarkers and risk of intracerebral haemorrhage in the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke Study.

Thromb Haemost 2017 08 6;117(9):1808-1815. Epub 2017 Jul 6.

Neil A. Zakai, MD MSc, University of Vermont College of Medicine, 360 South Park Drive, Colchester, VT 05446, USA, Tel.: +1 802 656 8968, Fax: +1 802 656 8965, E-mail:

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August 2017

Self-Reported Stroke Risk Stratification: Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke Study.

Stroke 2017 07 19;48(7):1737-1743. Epub 2017 May 19.

From the Departments of Biostatistics (G.H., S.E.J., Y.Y., D.L.L.) and Epidemiology (V.J.H., P.M.), School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA (L.A.M.); National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD (C.S.M.); Division of General Internal Medicine, Cornell School of Medicine, New York, NY (M.M.S.); and Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, OH (D.O.K.).

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July 2017

Contributors to the Excess Stroke Mortality in Rural Areas in the United States.

Stroke 2017 07 16;48(7):1773-1778. Epub 2017 Jun 16.

From the Department of Biostatistics (G.H., D.L.L., S.E.J.) and Department of Epidemiology (V.J.H.), School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, OH (D.O.K., A.J.); Department of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington (M.C.); and College of Community Health Sciences, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa (J.C.H.).

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July 2017

Black-White Differences in Incident Fatal, Nonfatal, and Total Coronary Heart Disease.

Circulation 2017 Jul;136(2):152-166

From Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health (L.D.C., E.B.L.), Department of Medicine, School of Medicine (C.M.G.), Department of Surgery, School of Medicine (J.S.R.), Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health (G.H.), University of Alabama at Birmingham; Epidemiological Cardiology Research Center, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC (E.Z.S.); and Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York (M.M.S.).

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July 2017

Noninvasive characterization of carotid plaque strain.

J Vasc Surg 2017 06 6;65(6):1653-1663. Epub 2017 Mar 6.

Center for Vascular Diagnostics, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md. Electronic address:

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June 2017

Relation Between Estimated Cardiorespiratory Fitness and Atrial Fibrillation (from the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke Study).

Am J Cardiol 2017 06 16;119(11):1776-1780. Epub 2017 Mar 16.

Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina; Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Epidemiological Cardiology Research Center, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Electronic address:

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June 2017

Early Endarterectomy Carries a Lower Procedural Risk Than Early Stenting in Patients With Symptomatic Stenosis of the Internal Carotid Artery: Results From 4 Randomized Controlled Trials.

Stroke 2017 06 28;48(6):1580-1587. Epub 2017 Apr 28.

From the Department of Vascular Surgery (B.R., G.F.) and Division of Genetic Epidemiology, Department of Medical Genetics, Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology (B.K.), Medical University of Innsbruck, Austria; Cardiovascular Associates of the Southeast, Birmingham, AL (G.S.R.); Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg Medical School, Germany (P.A.R.); Clinic for Radiology and Neuroradiology, UKSH Campus Kiel, Germany (O.J.); Department of Biostatistics, UAB School of Public Health, Birmingham, AL (G.H.); Department of Radiology (J.H.), Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Brain Centre Rudolf Magnus (A.A.), and Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care (A.A.), University Medical Centre Utrecht, the Netherlands; Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom (A.H.); Department of Medical Statistics, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom (J.G.); Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery/Vascular Centre, Klinikum rechts der Isar der Technischen Universität München, Munich, Germany (H.-H.E.); Department of Neurology, Hôpital Sainte-Anne, Université Paris-Descartes, DHU Neurovasc Sorbonne Paris Cité, INSERM U894, France (D.C.); Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Oxford University, United Kingdom (R.B.); Department of Neurology and Stroke Centre, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland (L.H.B.); Department of Brain Repair and Rehabilitation, UCL Institute of Neurology, University College London, United Kingdom (L.H.B., M.M.B.); University of Paris, XII, Vascular Surgery, Hôpital Henri Mondor, Créteil, France (J.-P.B.); Department of Neurology, Hôpital Sainte-Anne, Université Paris-Descartes, DHU Neurovasc Sorbonne Paris Cité, INSERM U894, France (J.-L.M.); and Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL (T.G.B.).

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June 2017

Fine particulate air pollution and premature atrial contractions: The REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke study.

J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 2017 05 21;27(3):271-275. Epub 2016 Sep 21.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Dornsife School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

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May 2017

Stroke in Indigenous Africans, African Americans, and European Americans: Interplay of Racial and Geographic Factors.

Stroke 2017 05 7;48(5):1169-1175. Epub 2017 Apr 7.

From the Department of Medicine (M.O., E.M.) and Department of Radiology (G.O.), University of Ibadan, Nigeria; Department of Medicine, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana (F.S.); Department of Epidemiology (V.J.H., M.R.I.) and Department of Biostatistics (A.B., H.K.T., G.H.), University of Alabama at Birmingham; Department of Public Health Sciences (M.G.), Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences (K.A.), Department of Neurology (R.S., D.T.L., B.O.), and Department of Nursing (C.J.), Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston; Department of Internal Medicine, Federal Medical Centre, Abeokuta, Nigeria (R.A.); Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Ghana, Accra (A.A., R.L.); Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin, Nigeria (K.W.W.); Department of Medicine, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Nigeria (L.O.); Department of Medicine, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital, Ile-Ife, Nigeria (B.F., M.K.); Department of Medicine, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria (R.O.); Department of Internal Medicine, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria (P.A.); Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York (J.M.M.); and College of Public Health, University of Kentucky at Lexington (D.K.A.).

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May 2017

Racial differences in statin adherence following hospital discharge for ischemic stroke.

Neurology 2017 May 12;88(19):1839-1848. Epub 2017 Apr 12.

From the Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center (GRECC) (K.C.A.), Birmingham VA Medical Center; and the Departments of Epidemiology (K.C.A., H.Z., N.A.L., V.J.H., P.M.), Health Care Organization and Policy (J.B.), Neurology (N.A.L.), and Biostatistics (T.M.B., G.H.), and the Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Medicine (V.B.), University of Alabama at Birmingham.

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May 2017

Body mass index and outcome after revascularization for symptomatic carotid artery stenosis.

Neurology 2017 May 26;88(21):2052-2060. Epub 2017 Apr 26.

From the Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Brain Center Rudolf Magnus (E.J.V., A.A., L.J.K.), Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care (E.J.V., J.P.G., A.A.), and Department of Radiology (J.H.), University Medical Center Utrecht, the Netherlands; IVPE (J.-P.B.), Hopital Privé Paul D'Egine Champigny, France; Department of Neurology and Stroke Center (L.H.B.), University Hospital Basel, Switzerland; Department of Brain Repair and Rehabilitation (L.H.B., M.M.B.), UCL Institute of Neurology, University College London, UK; Department of Neurology (T.G.B.), Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL; Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit (R.B.), Oxford University, UK; Department of Neurology (D.C., J.-L.M.), Hôpital Sainte-Anne, Université Paris-Descartes, DHU Neurovasc Sorbonne Paris Cité, INSERM U894, Paris, France; Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery/Vascular Center (H.-H.E.), Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technical University Munich, Germany; Department of Vascular Surgery (G.F.), Medical University of Innsbruck, Austria; London School for Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (J.G.); Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences (A.H.), John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK; Department of Biostatistics (G.H.), UAB School of Public Health, Birmingham, AL; Clinic for Radiology and Neuroradiology (O.J.), UKSH Campus Kiel, Germany; Cardiovascular Associates of the Southeast (G.S.R.), Birmingham, AL; and Department of Neurology (P.A.R.), University of Heidelberg Medical School, Germany.

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May 2017

Fine particulate air pollution and premature ventricular contractions: The REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study.

Environ Res 2017 04 3;154:115-119. Epub 2017 Jan 3.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Dornsife School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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April 2017

A Festschrift Honoring Dr. David G. Warnock.

Nephron 2016 27;134(1):1-4. Epub 2016 Aug 27.

Division of Nephrology, Nephrology Research and Training Center, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Ala., USA.

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March 2017

Revised Framingham Stroke Risk Profile to Reflect Temporal Trends.

Circulation 2017 Mar 3;135(12):1145-1159. Epub 2017 Feb 3.

From Inserm, Bordeaux Population Health Research Center, UMR 1219, Univ. Bordeaux, France (C.D., C.T., C.S., G.C.); ISPED, Univ. Bordeaux, France (C.D., C.S., G.C.); CHU de Bordeaux, Pole de sante publique, France (C.D., C.T., G.C.); Department of Neurology, School of Medicine (A.B., P.A.W., J.J.H., H.J.A., M.K.-H., C.S.K., A.P., J.R.R., S.S.), Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health (A.B., L.S.), and Department of Mathematics (R.B.D.), Boston University, MA; National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Framingham Heart Study, MA (A.B., P.A.W., A.J.W., J.J.H., H.J.A., M.K.-H., C.S.K., A.P., J.R.R., R.B.D., R.S.V., S.S.); Department of Biostatistics, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA (L.A.M.); Departments of Epidemiology (V.J.H.) and Biostatistics (G.H.), School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham; and INSERM Unit 1061, Montpellier University, France (K.R.).

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March 2017

Performance of the Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Pooled Cohort Risk Equations by Social Deprivation Status.

J Am Heart Assoc 2017 Mar 17;6(3). Epub 2017 Mar 17.

Department of Epidemiology, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO.

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March 2017

Intensive LDL-cholesterol lowering therapy and neurocognitive function.

Pharmacol Ther 2017 02 16;170:181-191. Epub 2016 Nov 16.

Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Royal Free Campus, University College London Medical School, University College London (UCL), London, UK.

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February 2017

D-dimer and the Risk of Stroke and Coronary Heart Disease. The REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study.

Thromb Haemost 2017 02 22;117(3):618-624. Epub 2016 Dec 22.

Neil A. Zakai, MD MSc, University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine, 360 South Park Drive, Colchester, VT 05446, USA, Tel.: +1 802 6563154, Fax: +1 802 656 8965, E-mail:

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February 2017

Global stroke statistics.

Int J Stroke 2017 01 28;12(1):13-32. Epub 2016 Oct 28.

1 Stroke and Ageing Research, Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health, Monash University, Clayton, Australia.

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January 2017

Heat Maps of Hypertension, Diabetes Mellitus, and Smoking in the Continental United States.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2017 01;10(1)

From the Department of Epidemiology (M.S.L., E.B.L.) and Department of Biostatistics (G.H.), School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics and Department of Statistics & Probability, Michigan State University, East Lansing (G.d.l.C.); Universities Space Research Association, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL (M.Z.A.-H.); Division of General Internal Medicine, Weill Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY (M.M.S.); and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA (L.A.M.).

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January 2017

High-Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein and Risk of Stroke in Atrial Fibrillation (from the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke Study).

Am J Cardiol 2016 Dec 14;118(12):1826-1830. Epub 2016 Sep 14.

Section on Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina; Epidemiological Cardiology Research Center, Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Electronic address:

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December 2016

Effects of pentoxifylline on inflammatory markers and blood pressure: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

J Hypertens 2016 12;34(12):2318-2329

aInstitute for Cardiovascular Medicine Timisoara, Cardiology Department, University of Medicine and Pharmacy 'Victor Babes', Timisoara, Romania bBiotechnology Research Center, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran cMetabolic Research Centre, Royal Perth Hospital, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia dSchool of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK eIndependent Pharmacist Researcher, Leuven, Belgium fDepartment of Functional Sciences, Discipline of Public Health, 'Victor Babes' University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Timisoara, Romania gDepartment of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA hDepartment of Functional Sciences, Discipline of Pathophysiology, 'Victor Babes' University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Timisoara, Romania iIstituto Auxologico Italiano, University of Milan, Milan, Italy jDepartment of Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA kVeterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia lDepartment of Medicine, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, USA mUniversity of Birmingham Centre for Cardiovascular Sciences, City Hospital, Birmingham, UK nDivision of Cardiology, Heart Disease Prevention Program, University of California, Irvine, California, USA oChair of Nephrology and Hypertension pDepartment of Hypertension, Chair of Nephrology and Hypertension, Medical University of Łódź, Łódź, Poland.

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December 2016

Cholesterol levels and long-term rates of community-acquired sepsis.

Crit Care 2016 12 23;20(1):408. Epub 2016 Dec 23.

Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, USA.

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December 2016

Neighborhood socioeconomic index and stroke incidence in a national cohort of blacks and whites.

Neurology 2016 Nov 14;87(22):2340-2347. Epub 2016 Oct 14.

From the Department of Epidemiology (V.J.H.), School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics (L.A.M., G.H.), Dornsife School of Public Health (A.V.D.R.), Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA; Department of Neurology (D.O.K.), University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH; Hubert Department of Global Health and Department of Sociology (S.A.C.), Emory University, Atlanta, GA; Epidemiology & Prevention Division (A.G.T.), Stroke and Ageing Research (STARC), Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health, Monash University, Clayton; and The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health (A.G.T.), Melbourne University, Heidelberg, Australia.

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November 2016

Effects of Alteplase for Acute Stroke on the Distribution of Functional Outcomes: A Pooled Analysis of 9 Trials.

Stroke 2016 09 9;47(9):2373-9. Epub 2016 Aug 9.

From the Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom (K.R.L.); Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit (CTSU), Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, United Kingdom (J.E., L.B., C.B.); Statistics Department, Boehringer Ingelheim, Germany (E.B.); Melbourne Brain Centre, The Royal Melbourne Hospital and University of Melbourne, Australia (S.M.D.); Stroke Division, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia (G.A.D.); Mobile Stroke Unit and Stroke Research Program, Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, TX (J.C.G.); Department of Neurology, Helsinki University Hospital and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Helsinki, Finland (M.K.); Department of Neuroradiology, Technische Universität, Dresden, Germany (R.v.K.); Stanford Stroke Center, Palo Alto, CA (M.G.L.); Discipline of Medicine, Westmead Hospital Clinical School, George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia (R.I.L.); Department of Neurology, Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles, CA (P.L.); Usher Institute of Population Health Sciences and Informatics, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom (G.D.M.); Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom (P.A.G.S., J.M.W., W.N.W.); Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy (D.T.); Department of Cerebrovascular Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan (K.T.); Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld, Germany (W.H.); and Department of Biostatistics, UAB School of Public Health, Birmingham, AL (G.H.).

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September 2016