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National Trends in Healthcare-Associated Infections for Five Common Cardiovascular Conditions.

Am J Cardiol 2019 Oct 16;124(7):1140-1148. Epub 2019 Jul 16.

Division of Cardiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut; Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, New Haven, Connecticut.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2019.06.029DOI Listing
October 2019

Coronary Artery Calcium and Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Familial Hypercholesterolemia Receiving Standard Lipid-Lowering Therapy.

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2019 Sep 15;12(9):1797-1804. Epub 2018 Nov 15.

Heart Institute (InCor), University of São Paulo Medical School Hospital, São Paulo, Brazil; Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein, São Paulo, Brazil. Electronic address:

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1936878X183093
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2018.09.019DOI Listing
September 2019

Routine CAC-scoring prior to initiation of statin therapy - a European perspective.

Eur J Prev Cardiol 2019 Sep 26;26(14):1559-1561. Epub 2019 Mar 26.

1 Department of Cardiology and Vascular Medicine, West German Heart and Vascular Centre Essen, University Hospital Essen, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2047487319839188DOI Listing
September 2019

Association Between E-Cigarette Use and Cardiovascular Disease Among Never and Current Combustible-Cigarette Smokers.

Am J Med 2019 Aug 8;132(8):949-954.e2. Epub 2019 Mar 8.

The American Heart Association Tobacco Regulation and Addiction Center, Dallas, Texas; Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Md. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2019.02.016DOI Listing
August 2019

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Is Associated With Arterial Distensibility and Carotid Intima-Media Thickness: (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis).

Am J Cardiol 2019 Aug 25;124(4):534-538. Epub 2019 May 25.

Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Baltimore, Maryland; Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2019.05.028DOI Listing
August 2019

PCSK9 Inhibitors Prior Authorization.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2019 Aug 23;12(8):e005910. Epub 2019 Jul 23.

Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX (S.S.V.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.119.005910DOI Listing
August 2019

Gaps in provider lifestyle counseling and its adherence among obese adults with prediabetes and diabetes in the United States.

Prev Med 2019 Aug 24;129:105815. Epub 2019 Aug 24.

Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Health, New Haven, CT, United States of America; Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, United States of America; Department of Health Policy and Management, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT, United States of America. Electronic address: https://twitter.com/khurramn1.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2019.105815DOI Listing
August 2019

Primary prevention of cardiovascular disease: 2019 and beyond.

Nat Rev Cardiol 2019 Jul;16(7):387-388

Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale-New Haven Health, New Haven, CT, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41569-019-0213-2DOI Listing
July 2019

Coronary Artery Calcium Scores of Zero and Establishing the Concept of Negative Risk Factors.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2019 Jul;74(1):12-14

Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Baltimore, Maryland; Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address: https://twitter.com/khurramn1.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2019.05.032DOI Listing
July 2019

Evaluation of 30-Day Hospital Readmission and Mortality Rates Using Regression-Discontinuity Framework.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2019 Jul;74(2):219-234

Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut; Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut; Department of Health Policy and Management, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address: https://twitter.com/hmkyale.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2019.04.060DOI Listing
July 2019

Association of Coronary Artery Calcium With Long-term, Cause-Specific Mortality Among Young Adults.

JAMA Netw Open 2019 Jul 3;2(7):e197440. Epub 2019 Jul 3.

Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.7440DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6646982PMC
July 2019

Relation Between Cardiology Follow-Up Visits, Evidence-Based Statin Prescribing, and Statin Adherence (from the Veterans Affairs Health Care System).

Am J Cardiol 2019 Jul 25. Epub 2019 Jul 25.

Health Policy, Quality & Informatics Program, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center Health Services Research & Development Center for Innovations, Houston, Texas; Section of Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas; Section of Cardiovascular Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas; Section of Cardiology, Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2019.07.022DOI Listing
July 2019

Usefulness of Coronary Artery Calcium to Identify Adults of Sufficiently High Risk for Atherothrombotic Cardiovascular Events to Consider Low-Dose Rivaroxaban Thromboprophylaxis (from MESA).

Am J Cardiol 2019 Jul 24. Epub 2019 Jul 24.

Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Baltimore, Maryland; National Institute for Preventive Cardiology and National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland. Electronic address:

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July 2019

Education level and outcomes after acute myocardial infarction in China.

Heart 2019 Jun 19;105(12):946-952. Epub 2019 Jan 19.

National Clinical Research Center of Cardiovascular Diseases, State Key Laboratory of Cardiovascular Disease, Fuwai Hospital, National Center for Cardiovascular Diseases, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China.

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http://heart.bmj.com/lookup/doi/10.1136/heartjnl-2018-313752
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2018-313752DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6582708PMC
June 2019

Association of access to exercise opportunities and cardiovascular mortality.

Am Heart J 2019 Jun 7;212:152-156. Epub 2019 Mar 7.

Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT; Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2019.02.010DOI Listing
June 2019

Myocardial Infarction as a Clinical End Point in Research.

Circ Res 2019 Jun 6;124(12):1701-1703. Epub 2019 Jun 6.

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Baltimore, MD (M.J.B.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.119.315101DOI Listing
June 2019

Composite acute phase glycoproteins with coronary artery calcification depends on metabolic syndrome presence - The Brazilian Longitudinal Study of Adult Health (ELSA-Brasil).

J Cardiol 2019 May 28;73(5):408-415. Epub 2018 Dec 28.

Center for Clinical and Epidemiological Research, University Hospital, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil; Department of Medicine, School of Medicine University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jjcc.2018.09.006DOI Listing
May 2019

Familial Hypercholesterolemia Among Young Adults With Myocardial Infarction.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2019 May;73(19):2439-2450

Departments of Medicine (Cardiovascular Division) and Radiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2019.02.059DOI Listing
May 2019

Financial Toxicity of Acute Cardiovascular Disease in India: A Dive Beyond the Tip of an Iceberg.

JAMA Netw Open 2019 May 3;2(5):e193839. Epub 2019 May 3.

Division of Cardiology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas.

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May 2019

Coronary artery calcium and the competing long-term risk of cardiovascular vs. cancer mortality: the CAC Consortium.

Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2019 04;20(4):389-395

Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for Prevention of Heart Disease, 600 North Wolfe Street, Blalock 524A, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ehjci/jey176DOI Listing
April 2019

Eligibility and Cost for Icosapent Ethyl Based on the REDUCE-IT Trial.

Circulation 2019 Mar;139(10):1341-1343

Section of Cardiovascular Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX (X.J., V.N., C.B., S.V.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.118.038691DOI Listing
March 2019

Breast Arterial Calcium: A Game Changer in Women's Cardiovascular Health?

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2019 Mar 8. Epub 2019 Mar 8.

Department of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland; Cardiology Department, Bellvitge University Hospital and Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain; Research Triangle Institute Health Solutions, Pharmacoepidemiology and Risk Management, Barcelona, Spain. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2018.07.035DOI Listing
March 2019

Unravelling the coronary artery calcium paradox: benefits of plaques of stone.

Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2019 Mar 15. Epub 2019 Mar 15.

Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine & Center for Outcomes Research and Outcomes, Yale University School of Medicine, 1 Church St. Suite 200, New Haven, CT, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ehjci/jez043DOI Listing
March 2019

Validation of the Coronary Artery Calcium Data and Reporting System (CAC-DRS): Dual importance of CAC score and CAC distribution from the Coronary Artery Calcium (CAC) consortium.

J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 2019 Mar 28. Epub 2019 Mar 28.

Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for Prevention of Heart Disease, Baltimore, MD, United States; Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, United States. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcct.2019.03.011DOI Listing
March 2019

Selective Use of Coronary Artery Calcium Testing for Shared Decision Making: Guideline Endorsed and Ready for Prime Time.

Ann Intern Med 2019 Feb 19;170(4):262-263. Epub 2019 Feb 19.

The Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland (R.C., R.S.B., M.J.B.).

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http://annals.org/article.aspx?doi=10.7326/M18-3675
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http://dx.doi.org/10.7326/M18-3675DOI Listing
February 2019

Financial Hardship From Medical Bills Among Nonelderly U.S. Adults With Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2019 Feb;73(6):727-732

Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Health, New Haven, Connecticut; Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut; Department of Health Policy and Management, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2018.12.004DOI Listing
February 2019

Variation in the Use of Warfarin and Direct Oral Anticoagulants in Atrial Fibrillation and Associated Cost Implications.

Am J Med 2019 01 2;132(1):61-70.e1. Epub 2018 Oct 2.

Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital & Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2018.09.026DOI Listing
January 2019

E-Cigarette Use Without a History of Combustible Cigarette Smoking Among U.S. Adults: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2016.

Ann Intern Med 2019 Jan 9;170(1):76-79. Epub 2018 Oct 9.

The American Heart Association Tobacco Regulation and Addiction Center, Dallas, Texas, and Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland (M.M., O.A.O., S.I.U., M.J.B.).

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http://annals.org/article.aspx?doi=10.7326/M18-1826
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http://dx.doi.org/10.7326/M18-1826DOI Listing
January 2019

Alcohol and ideal cardiovascular health: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

Clin Cardiol 2019 Jan 17;42(1):151-158. Epub 2018 Dec 17.

The Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Baltimore, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/clc.23125DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6357768PMC
January 2019

Applicability and Cost Implications for Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin Type 9 Inhibitors Based on the ODYSSEY Outcomes Trial.

Circulation 2019 Jan;139(3):410-412

Section of Health Services Research (S.S.V., J.M.A.., L.A.P.), Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.118.034993DOI Listing
January 2019

Association of Body Mass Index With Risk Factor Optimization and Guideline-Directed Medical Therapy in US Veterans With Cardiovascular Disease.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2019 Jan;12(1):e004817

Health Policy, Quality and Informatics Program, Michael E. DeBakey Veteran Affairs Medical Center Health Services Research and Development Center for Innovations, Houston, TX (J.M.A., L.A.P., S.S.V.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.118.004817DOI Listing
January 2019

Coronary Artery Calcium - From Screening to a Personalized Shared Decision-Making Tool: The New American Prevention Guidelines.

Arq Bras Cardiol 2019 Jan;112(1):1-2

Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut - USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5935/abc.20190008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6317621PMC
January 2019

Correction to: Staged testing as a solution to the challenges of testing lower risk patients.

J Nucl Cardiol 2019 Jan 24. Epub 2019 Jan 24.

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Center for Outcomes & Research Evaluation (CORE), Yale University School of Medicine & Yale New Haven Health, New Haven, CT, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12350-019-01592-4DOI Listing
January 2019

Message for 2018 Cholesterol Management Guidelines Update: Time to Accept the Power of Zero.

Authors:
Khurram Nasir

J Am Coll Cardiol 2018 12;72(25):3243-3245

Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut; and the Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE), Yale New Haven Health, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2018.10.006DOI Listing
December 2018

Long-Term Outcomes After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest in Young Patients With Myocardial Infarction.

Circulation 2018 Dec;138(24):2855-2857

Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine (E.M.D., A.S., A.G., G.A., D.B., S.D., B.L.C., A.Q., M.F.D.C., D.L.B., R.B.), Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.118.036506DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6371963PMC
December 2018

Trends in 30-Day Readmission Rates for Medicare and Non-Medicare Patients in the Era of the Affordable Care Act.

Am J Med 2018 11 7;131(11):1324-1331.e14. Epub 2018 Sep 7.

Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Conn; Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn; Department of Health Policy and Management, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Conn. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2018.06.013DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6380174PMC
November 2018

Associations between self-reported periodontal disease, assessed using a very short questionnaire, cardiovascular disease events and all-cause mortality in a contemporary multi-ethnic population: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA).

Atherosclerosis 2018 11 20;278:110-116. Epub 2018 Sep 20.

Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL), L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain; Department of Cardiology, Bellvitge University Hospital, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain; Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA; School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universitat Internacional de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain; RTI Health Solutions, Pharmacoepidemiology and Risk Management, Barcelona, Spain. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2018.09.026DOI Listing
November 2018

The prognostic value of interleukin 6 in multiple chronic diseases and all-cause death: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA).

Atherosclerosis 2018 11 4;278:217-225. Epub 2018 Oct 4.

Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA; Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2018.09.034DOI Listing
November 2018

Association Between Financial Burden, Quality of Life, and Mental Health Among Those With Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease in the United States.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2018 11;11(11):e005180

Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Health, New Haven, CT (A.A., J.V.-E., G.R.G., E.S.S., R.P.D., N.R.D., H.M.K., K.N.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.118.005180DOI Listing
November 2018

Just Price for PCSK9 Inhibitors: No less, No More.

Authors:
Khurram Nasir

J Am Heart Assoc 2018 11;7(21):e010884

1 Section of Cardiovascular Medicine Department of Medicine Yale School of Medicine New Haven CT.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.118.010884DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6404214PMC
November 2018

Prevalence and Distribution of E-Cigarette Use Among U.S. Adults: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2016.

Ann Intern Med 2018 10 28;169(7):429-438. Epub 2018 Aug 28.

The American Heart Association Tobacco Regulation and Addiction Center, Dallas, Texas, and Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland (M.M., S.I.U., O.A.O., M.J.B.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7326/M17-3440DOI Listing
October 2018

Association of patient-reported experiences with health resource utilization and cost among US adult population, medical expenditure panel survey (MEPS), 2010-13.

Int J Qual Health Care 2018 Oct 31. Epub 2018 Oct 31.

Department of Internal Medicine, East Carolina University, NC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/intqhc/mzy217DOI Listing
October 2018

Basic vs More Complex Definitions of Family History in the Prediction of Coronary Heart Disease: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

Mayo Clin Proc 2018 09 16;93(9):1213-1223. Epub 2018 Mar 16.

Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Baltimore, MD. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mayocp.2018.01.014DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6129200PMC
September 2018

Increasing Sepsis Rates in the United States: Results From National Inpatient Sample, 2005 to 2014.

J Intensive Care Med 2018 Sep 2:885066618794136. Epub 2018 Sep 2.

7 Teleheath Center of Excellence, Baptist Health South Florida, Miami, FL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0885066618794136DOI Listing
September 2018

Staged testing as a solution to the challenges of testing lower risk patients.

J Nucl Cardiol 2018 Sep 17. Epub 2018 Sep 17.

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Center for Outcomes & Research Evaluation (CORE), Yale University School of Medicine & Yale New Haven Health, New Haven, CT, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12350-018-1437-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6421111PMC
September 2018

The prognostic value of high sensitivity C-reactive protein in a multi-ethnic population after >10 years of follow-up: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA).

Int J Cardiol 2018 08;264:158-164

Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Department of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA; Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2018.02.027DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5963727PMC
August 2018

Life's Simple 7 and the risk of atrial fibrillation: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

Atherosclerosis 2018 08 2;275:174-181. Epub 2018 Jun 2.

Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT, USA; Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2018.05.050DOI Listing
August 2018

Considering Pharmaceutical Rebates-Reply.

JAMA Intern Med 2018 08;178(8):1140-1141

Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, Yale New Haven Health System, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2018.3047DOI Listing
August 2018

Realizing Value With Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin Type 9 Inhibitors.

Circulation 2018 08;138(8):767-769

Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Baltimore, MD (R.S.B., K.N., S.S.M.).

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https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.118.0
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.118.035156DOI Listing
August 2018

Association of Body Mass Index With Blood Pressure Among 1.7 Million Chinese Adults.

JAMA Netw Open 2018 08 3;1(4):e181271. Epub 2018 Aug 3.

Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale-New Haven Hospital, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.

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http://jamanetworkopen.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?doi=10.1
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2018.1271DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6324286PMC
August 2018

Harnessing mHealth technologies to increase physical activity and prevent cardiovascular disease.

Clin Cardiol 2018 Jul 20;41(7):985-991. Epub 2018 Jul 20.

Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/clc.22968DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6489886PMC
July 2018

Erectile Dysfunction as an Independent Predictor of Future Cardiovascular Events.

Circulation 2018 07;138(5):540-542

Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD (S.M.I.U., M.M., Z.D., D.I.F., M.C.-A., M.J.B.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.118.033990DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6289871PMC
July 2018

Effectiveness of NPs and PAs in managing diabetes and cardiovascular disease.

JAAPA 2018 Jul;31(7):39-45

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