Karen P. Alexander
Durham University
Publications 376
Published on Sep 3, 2019in Annals of Internal Medicine19.32
Karen P. Alexander58
Estimated H-index: 58
Published on Sep 3, 2019in Journal of the American Heart Association4.66
Akshay Bagai18
Estimated H-index: 18
(St. Michael's Hospital),
Anita Y. Chen (UR: University of Rochester)+ 11 AuthorsTimothy D. Henry61
Estimated H-index: 61
(Cedars-Sinai Medical Center)
Published on May 21, 2019in Journal of the American Geriatrics Society4.11
Karen P. Alexander58
Estimated H-index: 58
(Durham University),
John H. Alexander58
Estimated H-index: 58
(Durham University)
Published on May 17, 2019in Issues in Mental Health Nursing0.98
Karen P. Alexander58
Estimated H-index: 58
(Thomas Jefferson University),
Rebecca Kronk3
Estimated H-index: 3
(Duquesne University)
+ 2 AuthorsDiane J. Abatemarco10
Estimated H-index: 10
(Thomas Jefferson University)
AbstractBackground: Many women in treatment for opioid use disorder (OUD) also experience mental health co-morbidities. Mindfulness intervention has demonstrated effectiveness for improving mental ...
Published on Aug 1, 2019in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology24.54
Kausik K. Ray53
Estimated H-index: 53
(Imperial College London),
Helen M. Colhoun47
Estimated H-index: 47
(Edin.: University of Edinburgh)
+ 1670 AuthorsCorinne Hanotin
Summary Background After acute coronary syndrome, diabetes conveys an excess risk of ischaemic cardiovascular events. A reduction in mean LDL cholesterol to 1·4–1·8 mmol/L with ezetimibe or statins reduces cardiovascular events in patients with an acute coronary syndrome and diabetes. However, the efficacy and safety of further reduction in LDL cholesterol with an inhibitor of proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9) after acute coronary syndrome is unknown. We aimed to explore this...
Published on May 1, 2019in Journal of the American College of Cardiology18.64
Ashok Krishnaswami8
Estimated H-index: 8
Michael A. Steinman34
Estimated H-index: 34
(SFVAMC: San Francisco VA Medical Center)
+ 8 AuthorsKaren P. Alexander58
Estimated H-index: 58
(Duke University)
Highlights •Multimorbid older adults with CVD are disproportionately affected by medication-related issues. •Deprescribing is an integral component of good prescribing practice. •Incorporating deprescribing into routine cardiovascular care can reduce treatment burden and morbidity in older adults.
John A. Dodson20
Estimated H-index: 20
(NYU: New York University),
Alexandra M. Hajduk (NYU: New York University)+ 10 AuthorsDavid Goldstein2
Estimated H-index: 2
(NYU: New York University)
John A. Dodson20
Estimated H-index: 20
Alexandra M. Hajduk6
Estimated H-index: 6
+ 10 AuthorsDaniel E. Forman44
Estimated H-index: 44
Background: Early readmissions among older adults hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) are costly and difficult to predict. Aging-related functional impairments may inform risk predic...
Published on May 1, 2019in American Journal of Cardiology2.84
Alexander C. Fanaroff6
Estimated H-index: 6
(Duke University),
Kristi Prather9
Estimated H-index: 9
(Duke University)
+ 10 AuthorsOri Ben-Yehuda23
Estimated H-index: 23
Greater optimism regarding recovery from chronic illness is associated with improved quality of life and clinical outcomes. We performed a post-hoc analysis on the association between optimism and outcomes in Ranolazine in Patients with Incomplete Revascularization after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (RIVER-PCI), a randomized trial in patients with chronic angina pectoris who had incomplete revascularization following percutaneous coronary intervention. At baseline, patients answered how mu...
Published on Apr 1, 2019in Canadian Journal of Cardiology5.59
Padma Kaul28
Estimated H-index: 28
(U of A: University of Alberta),
Karen P. Alexander58
Estimated H-index: 58
(Duke University)
+ 9 AuthorsJudith S. Hochman97
Estimated H-index: 97
Abstract Background The effect of sex on self-reported frailty in acute coronary syndromes (ACS) is unclear. We examined the prevalence of self-reported frailty and its association with all-cause death among men and women. Methods Elderly (≥ 65 years) male (n = 2691) and female (n = 2305) patients with ACS enrolled in the T a r geted Platelet I nhibition to C l arify the O ptimal Strate gy to Medically Manage A cute C oronary S yndromes (TRILOGY ACS) trial were screened using the Fried Frailty I...