Barbara V. Howard
Georgetown University
Publications 830
#1Costantino MancusiH-Index: 12
#2de Simone G (Cornell University)H-Index: 68
Last.Richard B. Devereux (Cornell University)H-Index: 134
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Background Myocardial energetic efficiency (MEE), is a strong predictor of CV events in hypertensive patient and is reduced in patients with diabetes and metabolic syndrome. We hypothesized that severity of insulin resistance (by HOMA-IR) negatively influences MEE in participants from the Strong Heart Study (SHS).
#1Clemma J. Muller (WSU: Washington State University)H-Index: 2
#2Carolyn Noonan (WSU: Washington State University)H-Index: 17
Last.Barbara V. Howard (HU: Howard University)H-Index: 115
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Background American Indians experience high rates of cardiovascular disease. We evaluated whether cardiovascular disease incidence, mortality, and prevalence changed over 25 years among American In...
#1Aladdin H. Shadyab (UCSD: University of California, San Diego)H-Index: 8
#2JoAnn E. Manson (Harvard University)H-Index: 235
Last.Andrea Z. LaCroix (UCSD: University of California, San Diego)H-Index: 102
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Abstract Objective To examine associations of parental ages at childbirth with healthy survival to age 90 years among older women. Study Design This study included a racially and ethnically diverse sub-cohort of 8,983 postmenopausal women from the larger Women’s Health Initiative population, recruited during 1993–1998 and followed for up to 25 years through 2018. Main Outcome Measures The outcome was categorized as: 1) healthy survival, defined as survival to age 90 without major morbidities (co...
#1Amanda M. Fretts (UW: University of Washington)H-Index: 18
#2Paul N. Jensen (UW: University of Washington)H-Index: 20
Last.Rozenn N. Lemaitre (UW: University of Washington)H-Index: 61
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#1Diana Redwood (Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium)H-Index: 11
#2Gretchen Day (Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium)H-Index: 3
Last.K. R. Koller (Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium)H-Index: 1
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#1Julie A. Beans (Southcentral Foundation)H-Index: 3
#2Vanessa Y. Hiratsuka (Southcentral Foundation)H-Index: 8
Last.Kathryn R. Koller (Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium)H-Index: 8
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Longitudinal data are needed to investigate chronic disease causation and improve prevention efforts for Alaska Native and American Indian (ANAI) people. This paper describes the methods used to conduct follow-up data collection of a longitudinal cohort that enrolled ANAI adults between 2004 and 2006 in south central Alaska. The follow-up study re-examined ANAI participants in a large, urban centre in south central Alaska between 2015 and 2017. Computerized surveys were used to collect self-repo...