Hirofumi Tanaka
University of Texas at Austin
Aerobic exerciseInternal medicineExercise physiologyEndocrinologySurgeryCardiologyHemodynamicsPhysical exercisePhysical therapyVO2 maxArterial stiffnessAtherosclerosis Risk in CommunitiesHeart ratePulse wave velocityDiseasePopulationAnesthesiaMedicineBlood pressureEndurance training
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78H-index
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#1Frances Wang (Johns Hopkins University)H-Index: 5
#2Chao Yang (Johns Hopkins University)H-Index: 7
Last. Josef Coresh (Johns Hopkins University)H-Index: 167
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Abstract null null Background and aims null The ankle-brachial index (ABI) is a diagnostic test for screening for and/or detecting peripheral artery disease (PAD), as well as a risk enhancer in the AHA/ACC guidelines on the primary prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD). However, our understanding of the association between ABI and cardiovascular risk in contemporary older populations is limited. Additionally, the prognostic value of ABI among individuals with prior ASCVD i...
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#1Caitlin W. Hicks (JHUSOM: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine)H-Index: 28
#2Ada Al-Qunaibet (UNC: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)H-Index: 1
Last. Gerardo Heiss (UNC: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)H-Index: 141
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Abstract null null Background and aims null Symptomatic peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a risk factor for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). However, data on the association of asymptomatic PAD with AAA are limited. We explored the association of symptomatic and asymptomatic PAD with AAA. null null null Methods null We primarily assessed a prospective association of symptomatic (based on clinical history) and asymptomatic (ankle-brachial index ≤0.9) PAD at baseline (1987–89 [ages 45–64 years]) ...
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#1Daniela Charry (UNF: University of North Florida)
#2Jasper Xu (UNF: University of North Florida)
Last. James R. Churilla (UNF: University of North Florida)H-Index: 15
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Endothelial dysfunction may be a phenotypic expression of heart failure (HF). Total brachial artery reactivity (TBAR) is a non-invasive measurement of endothelial function that has been associated with increased risk of cardiovascular outcomes. Limited information is currently available on the impact of TBAR on incident HF and its subtypes. The aim of this study was to investigate whether TBAR is associated with overall incident HF, and the two HF subtypes, HF with reduced ejection fraction (HFr...
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#2Jisok LimH-Index: 3
Last. Hirofumi TanakaH-Index: 78
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#1Xiaoming Jia (BCM: Baylor College of Medicine)H-Index: 23
#2Caroline Sun (BCM: Baylor College of Medicine)H-Index: 2
Last. Gerardo Heiss (UNC: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)H-Index: 141
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Summary: Background: Galectin-3 (gal-3) is a β-galactoside-binding lectin associated tissue fibrosis and inflammation. There is limited understanding of the relationship between gal-3 and vascular ...
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#9Kunihiro Matsushita (Johns Hopkins University)H-Index: 77
Aortic arterial stiffness is a strong independent predictor of cardiovascular disease (CVD), however its dependence on mean arterial pressure (MAP) limits its clinical utility. null The aortic-femoral arterial stiffness gradient (af-SG), a novel marker of CVD risk, may be a promising alternative, but its dependence on MAP is not known. The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between MAP and the af-SG in healthy older adults and those with established disease, including hypertensi...
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#1Stephanie L. Duncombe (INSEP)H-Index: 5
#2Hirofumi Tanaka (University of Texas at Austin)H-Index: 78
Last. Juliana Antero (INSEP)H-Index: 4
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Objective To determine the risk of death due to prominent mental disorders, substance abuse, and self-harm among US Olympians compared with the general population. Methods All female (n=2301) and male (n=5823) US Olympians who participated in the summer or winter Games between 1912 and 2012 were followed until 2016. The National Death Index certified their vital statuses and causes of death. We performed a Standard Mortality Ratio (SMR) analysis for all causes studied and applied the years-saved...
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#1Leandro de Oliveira Carpes (UFRGS: Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul)H-Index: 2
#2Lucas B Domingues (UFRGS: Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul)H-Index: 3
Last. Rodrigo Ferrari (UFRGS: Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul)H-Index: 6
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Background: The efficacy of power training (PT) to acutely reduce blood pressure (BP) in participants with hypertension is controversial, and no studies have assessed the influence of sex on post-exercise hypotension and its mechanisms in older adults. Purpose: The aims of this secondary, exploratory analysis were to compare the effects of a single bout of PT on post-exercise hypotension, BP variability, and endothelial function between older men and women with hypertension. Methods: Twenty-four...
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#1Keeron J StoneH-Index: 11
#2Simon M FryerH-Index: 18
Last. Lee StonerH-Index: 27
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BACKGROUND The aortic to femoral arterial stiffness gradient (af-SG) may be a novel measure of arterial health and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk, but its association with CVD risk factors and CVD status, and whether or not they differ from the referent measure, carotid-femoral pulse-wave velocity (cfPWV), is not known. METHOD Accordingly, we compared the associations of the af-SG and cfPWV with (i) age and traditional CVD risk factors and (ii) CVD status. We evaluated 4183 older-aged (75.2 ±...
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#1Janelle T Foret (University of Texas at Austin)H-Index: 1
#2Maria Dekhtyar (University of Texas at Austin)H-Index: 1
Last. Andreana P. Haley (University of Texas at Austin)H-Index: 27
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Hypothesis-driven studies have demonstrated that sex moderates many of the relationships between brain health and cardiometabolic disease, which impacts risk for later-life cognitive decline. In the present study, we sought to further our understanding of the associations between multiple markers of brain integrity and cardiovascular risk in a midlife sample of 266 individuals by using network analysis, a technique specifically designed to examine complex associations among multiple systems at o...
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