Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Blood Pressure Assessment in Adults in Clinical Practice and Clinic-Based Research: JACC Scientific Expert Panel.Journal of the American College of Cardiology.  73:317-335. 2019
2018 Serum albumin concentration and risk of end-stage renal disease: the REGARDS study.Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation.  33:1770-1777. 2018
2018 Willingness to be Reinitiated on a Statin (from the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke Study).American Journal of Cardiology.  122:768-774. 2018
2018 A Comparison of the 2017 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Blood Pressure Guideline and the 2017 American Diabetes Association Diabetes and Hypertension Position Statement for U.S. Adults With Diabetes.Diabetes Care.  41:2322-2329. 2018
2018 Evaluating different criteria for defining a complete ambulatory blood pressure monitoring recording: data from the Jackson Heart Study.Blood Pressure Monitoring.  23:103-111. 2018
2018 PCSK9 Variants, Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol, and Neurocognitive Impairment: Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke Study (REGARDS).Circulation.  137:1260-1269. 2018
2018 Potential U.S. Population Impact of the 2017 ACC/AHA High Blood Pressure Guideline.Journal of the American College of Cardiology.  71:109-118. 2018
2018 Potential US Population Impact of the 2017 ACC/AHA High Blood Pressure Guideline.Circulation.  137:109-118. 2018
2017 Biomarker-related risk for myocardial infarction and serious infections in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based study.Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases.  77:386-392. 2017
2017 Accuracy of Blood Pressure Measurement Devices in Pregnancy: A Systematic Review of Validation Studies.Hypertension.  71:326-335. 2017
2017 Should sleep blood pressure be used as a criterion to define white-coat hypertension?Journal of Hypertension.  35:2372-2373. 2017
2017 Barriers to medication adherence and links to cardiovascular disease risk factor control: the Framingham Heart Study.Internal Medicine Journal.  48:414-421. 2017
2017 Chronic kidney disease and incident apparent treatment-resistant hypertension among blacks: Data from the Jackson Heart Study.Journal of Clinical Hypertension.  19:1117-1124. 2017
2017 Statin Discontinuation, Reinitiation, and Persistence Patterns Among Medicare Beneficiaries After Myocardial Infarction: A Cohort Study.Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.  10. 2017
2017 Optimizing Cholesterol Treatment in Patients With Muscle Complaints.Journal of the American College of Cardiology.  70:1290-1301. 2017
2017 Adherence to antihypertensive medications and associations with blood pressure among African Americans with hypertension in the Jackson Heart Study.Journal of the American Society of Hypertension.  11:581-588.e5. 2017
2017 Barriers to conducting ambulatory and home blood pressure monitoring during hypertension screening in the United States.Journal of the American Society of Hypertension.  11:573-580. 2017
2017 Diabetes and Hypertension: A Position Statement by the American Diabetes Association.Diabetes Care.  40:1273-1284. 2017
2017 Incident Cardiovascular Disease Among Adults With Blood Pressure <140/90 mm Hg.Circulation.  136:798-812. 2017
2017 Age and Sex Disparities in Discharge Statin Prescribing in the Stroke Belt: Evidence From the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke Study.Journal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  6. 2017
2017 Adherence to High-Intensity Statins Following a Myocardial Infarction Hospitalization Among Medicare Beneficiaries.JAMA Cardiology.  2:890-895. 2017
2017 Efficacy and Safety of Alternate-Day Versus Daily Dosing of Statins: a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy.  31:419-431. 2017
2017 PCSK9 Loss-of-Function Variants, Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol, and Risk of Coronary Heart Disease and Stroke: Data From 9 Studies of Blacks and Whites.Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics.  10:e001632. 2017
2017 Predicted Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Risk and Masked Hypertension Among Blacks in the Jackson Heart Study.Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.  10. 2017
2017 Race and sex differences in ambulatory blood pressure measures among HIV+ adults.Journal of the American Society of Hypertension.  11:420-427.e3. 2017
2017 Blood Pressure, Antihypertensive Polypharmacy, Frailty, and Risk for Serious Fall Injuries Among Older Treated Adults With Hypertension.Hypertension.  70:259-266. 2017
2017 Cardiovascular Health and Incident Hypertension in Blacks: JHS (The Jackson Heart Study).Hypertension.  70:285-292. 2017
2017 Thresholds for Ambulatory Blood Pressure Among African Americans in the Jackson Heart Study.Circulation.  135:2470-2480. 2017
2017 Trends in Prehypertension and Hypertension Risk Factors in US Adults: 1999-2012.Hypertension.  70:275-284. 2017
2017 Trends in Use of High-Intensity Statin Therapy After Myocardial Infarction, 2011 to 2014.Journal of the American College of Cardiology.  69:2696-2706. 2017
2017 Prognostic Value of Variability in Systolic Blood Pressure Related to Vascular Events and Premature Death in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: The ADVANCE-ON Study.Hypertension.  70:461-468. 2017
2017 Insurance, self-reported medication adherence and LDL cholesterol: The REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke study.International Journal of Cardiology.  236:462-465. 2017
2017 Metabolic syndrome and masked hypertension among African Americans: The Jackson Heart Study.Journal of Clinical Hypertension.  19:592-600. 2017
2017 Primary Care Physician Perspectives on Barriers to Statin Treatment.Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy.  31:303-309. 2017
2017 Self-Reported Stroke Risk Stratification: Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke Study.Stroke.  48:1737-1743. 2017
2017 Using Predicted Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Conjunction With Blood Pressure to Guide Antihypertensive Medication Treatment.Journal of the American College of Cardiology.  69:2446-2456. 2017
2017 Racial differences in statin adherence following hospital discharge for ischemic stroke.Neurology.  88:1839-1848. 2017
2017 Cumulative Exposure to Systolic Blood Pressure During Young Adulthood Through Midlife and the Urine Albumin-to-Creatinine Ratio at Midlife.American Journal of Hypertension.  30:502-509. 2017
2017 Potential Deaths Averted and Serious Adverse Events Incurred From Adoption of the SPRINT (Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial) Intensive Blood Pressure Regimen in the United States: Projections From NHANES (National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey).Circulation.  135:1617-1628. 2017
2017 Associations of Blood Pressure Dipping Patterns With Left Ventricular Mass and Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in Blacks: The Jackson Heart Study.Journal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  6. 2017
2017 Evaluating risk factors for chronic kidney disease in pediatric patients with sickle cell anemia.Pediatric Nephrology.  32:1565-1573. 2017
2017 Clinic and ambulatory blood pressure in a population-based sample of African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study.Journal of the American Society of Hypertension.  11:204-212.e5. 2017
2017 National patterns in intensity and frequency of outpatient care for apparent treatment-resistant hypertension.American Heart Journal.  186:29-39. 2017
2017 Treatment-Resistant Hypertension and Outcomes Based on Randomized Treatment Group in ALLHAT.American Journal of Medicine.  130:439-448.e9. 2017
2017 Statin Intolerance and Risk of Coronary Heart Events and All-Cause Mortality Following Myocardial Infarction.Journal of the American College of Cardiology.  69:1386-1395. 2017
2017 Hypertension in Blacks: Unanswered Questions and Future Directions for the JHS (Jackson Heart Study).Hypertension.  69:761-769. 2017
2017 Performance of the Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Pooled Cohort Risk Equations by Social Deprivation Status.Journal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  6. 2017
2017 Physical Activity and Incident Hypertension in African Americans: The Jackson Heart Study.Hypertension.  69:421-427. 2017
2017 Modifiable Risk Factors Versus Age on Developing High Predicted Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Blacks.Journal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  6. 2017
2017 Cardiovascular Health and Healthcare Utilization and Expenditures Among Medicare Beneficiaries: The REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study.Journal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  6. 2017
2017 Prevalence of Masked Hypertension Among US Adults With Nonelevated Clinic Blood Pressure.American Journal of Epidemiology.  185:194-202. 2017
2017 Psychosocial correlates of apparent treatment-resistant hypertension in the Jackson Heart Study.Journal of Human Hypertension.  31:474-478. 2017
2017 Association between chronic kidney disease and cancer mortality: A report from the ALLHAT.Clinical Nephrology.  87 (2017):11-20. 2017
2017 Genetics of Blood Pressure: New Insights Into a Complex Trait.American Journal of Kidney Diseases.  69:723-725. 2017
2016 Associations Between Blood Pressure and Outcomes Among Blacks in the Jackson Heart Study.Journal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  5. 2016
2016 Diabetes, diabetes severity, and coronary heart disease risk equivalence: REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS).American Heart Journal.  181:43-51. 2016
2016 Research Needs to Improve Hypertension Treatment and Control in African AmericansHypertension.  68:1066-1072. 2016
2016 Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Masked Hypertension: The Jackson Heart Study.Hypertension.  68:1475-1482. 2016
2016 Effects of Concurrent Depressive Symptoms and Perceived Stress on Cardiovascular Risk in Low- and High-Income Participants: Findings From the Reasons for Geographical and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study.Journal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  5. 2016
2016 Algorithms to Identify Statin Intolerance in Medicare Administrative Claim Data.Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy.  30:525-533. 2016
2016 Comparative effects of biologics on cardiovascular risk among older patients with rheumatoid arthritis.Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases.  75:1813-1818. 2016
2016 Stroke symptoms and risk for incident coronary heart disease in the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study.International Journal of Cardiology.  220:122-128. 2016
2016 Linkage of a Population-Based Cohort With Primary Data Collection to Medicare Claims: The Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke Study.American Journal of Epidemiology.  184:532-544. 2016
2016 Research Needs to Improve Hypertension Treatment and Control in African Americans.Hypertension.  68:1066-1072. 2016
2016 Statin-associated myopathy and the quest for biomarkers: can we effectively predict statin-associated muscle symptoms?Drug Discovery Today.  22:85-96. 2016
2016 The association between Self-Reported Medication Adherence scores and systolic blood pressure control: a SPRINT baseline data study.Journal of the American Society of Hypertension.  10:857-864.e2. 2016
2016 Comparative efficacy of coronary artery bypass surgery vs. percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with diabetes and multivessel coronary artery disease with or without chronic kidney disease.European Heart Journal.  37:3440-3447. 2016
2016 The effects of urate lowering therapy on inflammation, endothelial function, and blood pressure (SURPHER) study design and rationale.Controlled Clinical Trials.  50:238-244. 2016
2016 Effects of pentoxifylline on inflammatory markers and blood pressure: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.Journal of Hypertension.  34:2318-2329. 2016
2016 Is white-coat hypertension associated with increased cardiovascular and mortality risk?Journal of Hypertension.  34:1655-1658. 2016
2016 Trends in Antihypertensive Medication Discontinuation and Low Adherence Among Medicare Beneficiaries Initiating Treatment From 2007 to 2012.Hypertension.  68:565-575. 2016
2016 Hemoglobin Concentration and Risk of Incident Stroke in Community-Living Adults.Stroke.  47:2017-2024. 2016
2016 Effects of Quercetin on Blood Pressure: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.Journal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  5. 2016
2016 Prevalence of Eligibility Criteria for the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial in US Adults Among Excluded Groups: Age <50 Years, Diabetes, or a History of Stroke.Journal of the American Society of Hypertension.  10 Suppl 1:e6-e7. 2016
2016 Prevalence of Eligibility Criteria for the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial in US Adults Among Excluded Groups: Age <50 Years, Diabetes Mellitus, or a History of Stroke.Journal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  5. 2016
2016 Masked Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease Events in a Prospective Cohort of Blacks: The Jackson Heart Study.Hypertension.  68:501-510. 2016
2016 A PRISMA-compliant systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials investigating the effects of statin therapy on plasma lipid concentrations in HIV-infected patients.Pharmacological Research.  111:343-356. 2016
2016 Potential Implications of the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial in Korea.Journal of the American College of Cardiology.  67:2832-2834. 2016
2016 Hypertension and alterations in left ventricular structure and geometry in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study.Journal of the American Society of Hypertension.  10:550-558.e10. 2016
2016 Burden of Coronary Heart Disease Rehospitalizations Following Acute Myocardial Infarction in Older Adults.Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy.  30:323-331. 2016
2016 Impact of Hospitalization for Acute Myocardial Infarction on Adherence to Statins Among Older Adults.Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.  9:364-371. 2016
2016 Inpatient Mortality Among Solid Organ Transplant Recipients Hospitalized for Sepsis and Severe Sepsis.Clinical Infectious Diseases.  63:186-194. 2016
2016 The Association Between Antihypertensive Medication Nonadherence and Visit-to-Visit Variability of Blood Pressure: Findings From the Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial.Hypertension.  68:39-45. 2016
2016 Visit-to-Visit Variability in Blood Pressure Is Related to Late-Life Cognitive Decline.Hypertension.  68:106-113. 2016
2016 Masked Hypertension and Incident Clinic Hypertension Among Blacks in the Jackson Heart Study.Hypertension.  68:220-226. 2016
2016 Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring phenotypes among individuals with and without diabetes taking antihypertensive medication: the Jackson Heart Study.Journal of Human Hypertension.  30:731-736. 2016
2016 Short-Term Risk of Serious Fall Injuries in Older Adults Initiating and Intensifying Treatment With Antihypertensive Medication.Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.  9:222-229. 2016
2016 Evaluation of Criteria to Detect Masked Hypertension.Journal of Clinical Hypertension.  18:1086-1094. 2016
2016 Association of Reduced eGFR and Albuminuria with Serious Fall Injuries among Older Adults.Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  11:1236-1243. 2016
2016 Longitudinal Patterns of Change in Systolic Blood Pressure and Incidence of Cardiovascular Disease: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study.Hypertension.  67:1150-1156. 2016
2016 Development and Validation of the Framingham Steatosis Index to Identify Persons With Hepatic Steatosis.Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  14:1172-1180.e2. 2016
2016 Introduction to the American Heart Association's Hypertension Strategically Focused Research Network.Hypertension.  67:674-680. 2016
2016 Prevalence of Masked Hypertension and Its Association With Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease in African Americans: Results From the Jackson Heart Study.Journal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  5:e002284. 2016
2016 Healthy lifestyle factors and incident heart disease and mortality in candidates for primary prevention with statin therapy.International Journal of Cardiology.  207:196-202. 2016
2016 Visit-to-Visit Variability of BP and CKD Outcomes: Results from the ALLHAT.Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  11:471-480. 2016
2016 Erratum. Consequences of Comorbidity of Elevated Stress and/or Depressive Symptoms and Incident Cardiovascular Outcomes in Diabetes: Results From the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study. Diabetes Care 2016;39:101-109.Diabetes Care.  39:495. 2016
2016 Prescription Opioid Use and Risk of Coronary Heart Disease, Stroke, and Cardiovascular Death Among Adults from a Prospective Cohort (REGARDS Study)Pain Medicine.  17:444-455. 2016
2016 Sedentary behavior and subclinical atherosclerosis in African Americans: cross-sectional analysis of the Jackson heart study.International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity.  13:31. 2016
2016 Studies comparing ambulatory blood pressure and home blood pressure on cardiovascular disease and mortality outcomes: a systematic review.Journal of the American Society of Hypertension.  10:224-234.e17. 2016
2016 Psychosocial Correlates of Nocturnal Blood Pressure Dipping in African Americans: The Jackson Heart Study.American Journal of Hypertension.  29:904-912. 2016
2016 Generalizability of SPRINT Results to the U.S. Adult Population.Journal of the American College of Cardiology.  67:463-472. 2016
2016 Differences in night-time and daytime ambulatory blood pressure when diurnal periods are defined by self-report, fixed-times, and actigraphy: Improving the Detection of Hypertension study.Journal of Hypertension.  34:235-243. 2016
2016 The role of cystatin-C in the confirmation of reduced glomerular filtration rate among the oldest old.Archives of Medical Science.  12:55-67. 2016
2016 White-Coat Effect Among Older Adults: Data From the Jackson Heart Study.Journal of Clinical Hypertension.  18:139-145. 2016
2016 Agreement between Medicare pharmacy claims, self-report, and medication inventory for assessing lipid-lowering medication use.Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety.  25:827-835. 2016
2016 Executive Summary: Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics--2016 Update: A Report From the American Heart Association.Circulation.  133:447-454. 2016
2016 Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics-2016 Update: A Report From the American Heart Association.Circulation.  133:e38-360. 2016
2016 Genetic associations at 53 loci highlight cell types and biological pathways relevant for kidney function.Nature Communications.  7:10023. 2016
2016 Association of Serum Lipids and Coronary Heart Disease in Contemporary Observational Studies.Circulation.  133:256-264. 2016
2016 Impact of L-carnitine on plasma lipoprotein(a) concentrations: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.Scientific Reports.  6:19188. 2016
2016 The association of reduced lung function with blood pressure variability in African Americans: data from the Jackson Heart Study.BMC Cardiovascular Disorders.  16:6. 2016
2016 Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring in Individuals with HIV: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.PLoS ONE.  11:e0148920. 2016
2016 Consequences of Comorbidity of Elevated Stress and/or Depressive Symptoms and Incident Cardiovascular Outcomes in Diabetes: Results From the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study.Diabetes Care.  39:101-109. 2016
2016 Do glycemic marker levels vary by race? Differing results from a cross-sectional analysis of individuals with and without diagnosed diabetes.BMJ Open Diabetes Research and Care.  4:e000213. 2016
2016 Head-to-head comparison of statins versus fibrates in reducing plasma fibrinogen concentrations: A systematic review and meta-analysis.Pharmacological Research.  103:236-252. 2016
2016 Is Isolated Nocturnal Hypertension A Reproducible Phenotype?American Journal of Hypertension.  29:33-38. 2016
2016 LDL cholesterol response and statin adherence among high-risk patients initiating treatmentJournal of Managed Care && Speciality Pharmacy.  22:e106-e115. 2016
2016 Medication adherence and visit-to-visit variability of systolic blood pressure in African Americans with chronic kidney disease in the AASK trial.Journal of Human Hypertension.  30:73-78. 2016
2016 Waist Circumference, Body Mass Index, and ESRD in the REGARDS (Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke) Study.American Journal of Kidney Diseases.  67:62-69. 2016
2015 Validation of an Albuminuria Self-assessment Tool in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.Ethnicity and Disease.  25:427-434. 2015
2015 Role of Ambulatory and Home Blood Pressure Monitoring in Clinical Practice: A Narrative Review.Annals of Internal Medicine.  163:691-700. 2015
2015 Mechanisms Influencing Circadian Blood Pressure Patterns Among Individuals with HIV.Current Hypertension Reports.  17:88. 2015
2015 Optimal use of available claims to identify a Medicare population free of coronary heart disease.American Journal of Epidemiology.  182:808-819. 2015
2015 Trends in the Use of Nonstatin Lipid-Lowering Therapy Among Patients With Coronary Heart Disease: A Retrospective Cohort Study in the Medicare Population 2007 to 2011.Journal of the American College of Cardiology.  66:1864-1872. 2015
2015 Nocturnal Blood Pressure in Young Adults and Cognitive Function in Midlife: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study.American Journal of Hypertension.  28:1240-1247. 2015
2015 Impact of statin therapy on coronary plaque composition: a systematic review and meta-analysis of virtual histology intravascular ultrasound studies.BMC Medicine.  13:229. 2015
2015 Prescription Opioid Use and Risk of Coronary Heart Disease, Stroke, and Cardiovascular Death Among Adults from a Prospective Cohort (REGARDS Study).Pain Medicine.  17:444-455. 2015
2015 Beat-to-beat heart rate and blood pressure variability and hypertensive disease in pregnancy.American Journal of Perinatology.  32:1050-1058. 2015
2015 Statin therapy and plasma coenzyme Q10 concentrations--A systematic review and meta-analysis of placebo-controlled trials.Pharmacological Research.  99:329-336. 2015
2015 Visit-to-Visit Variability of Blood Pressure and Coronary Heart Disease, Stroke, Heart Failure, and Mortality: A Cohort Study.Annals of Internal Medicine.  163:329-338. 2015
2015 Association between statin use and plasma D-dimer levels. A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials.Thromb Haemost.  114:546-557. 2015
2015 Is Pulse Pressure an Independent Risk Factor for Incident Stroke, REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke.American Journal of Hypertension.  28:987-994. 2015
2015 Statin therapy reduces plasma endothelin-1 concentrations: A meta-analysis of 15 randomized controlled trials.Atherosclerosis.  241:433-442. 2015
2015 Trends in mortality and recurrent coronary heart disease events after an acute myocardial infarction among Medicare beneficiaries, 2001-2009.American Heart Journal.  170:249-255. 2015
2015 Association between cumulative social risk and ideal cardiovascular health in US adults: NHANES 1999-2006.International Journal of Cardiology.  191:296-300. 2015
2015 Apparent Treatment-resistant Hypertension Among Individuals with History of Stroke or Transient Ischemic Attack.American Journal of Medicine.  128:707-14.e2. 2015
2015 Apparent treatment-resistant hypertension among individuals with history of stroke or transient ischemic attackAmerican Journal of Medicine.  128:707-714.e2. 2015
2015 Characteristics and prognosis of acute myocardial infarction by discharge diagnosis: the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke study.Annals of Epidemiology.  25:499-504.e1. 2015
2015 Estimated glomerular filtration rate and albuminuria for prediction of cardiovascular outcomes: a collaborative meta-analysis of individual participant data.Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology.  3:514-525. 2015
2015 Association between 24-hour blood pressure variability and chronic kidney disease: a cross-sectional analysis of African Americans participating in the Jackson heart study.BMC Nephrology.  16:84. 2015
2015 Association Between Opioid Use and Atrial Fibrillation: The Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study.JAMA Internal Medicine.  175:1058-1060. 2015
2015 Geographic region and racial variations in polypharmacy in the United StatesAnnals of Epidemiology.  25:433-438.e1. 2015
2015 Is blood pressure control for stroke prevention the correct goal? The lost opportunity of preventing hypertension.Stroke.  46:1595-1600. 2015
2015 Obesity, metabolic health, and the risk of end-stage renal disease.Kidney International.  87:1216-1222. 2015
2015 Red blood cell transfusion, hyperkalemia, and heart failure in advanced chronic kidney disease.Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety.  24:654-662. 2015
2015 Statin intolerance - an attempt at a unified definition. Position paper from an International Lipid Expert Panel.Expert Opinion on Drug Safety.  14:935-955. 2015
2015 Are two commonly used self-report questionnaires useful for identifying antihypertensive medication nonadherence?Journal of Hypertension.  33:1108-1113. 2015
2015 Contrasting Cholesterol Management Guidelines for Adults with CKD.Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  26:1173-1180. 2015
2015 Race-sex differences in the management of hyperlipidemia: the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke study.American Journal of Preventive Medicine.  48:520-527. 2015
2015 Racial differences in abnormal ambulatory blood pressure monitoring measures: Results from the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study.American Journal of Hypertension.  28:640-648. 2015
2015 Atrial fibrillation and incident end-stage renal disease: The REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study.International Journal of Cardiology.  185:219-223. 2015
2015 Statin intolerance - an attempt at a unified definition. Position paper from an International Lipid Expert Panel.Archives of Medical Science.  11:1-23. 2015
2015 KDOQI US commentary on the 2013 KDIGO Clinical Practice Guideline for Lipid Management in CKD.American Journal of Kidney Diseases.  65:354-366. 2015
2015 Perfect storm: concurrent stress and depressive symptoms increase risk of myocardial infarction or death.Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.  8:146-154. 2015
2015 Self-Report Measures in the Assessment of Antiretroviral Medication Adherence: Comparison with Medication Possession Ratio and HIV Viral Load.Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care.  14:156-162. 2015
2015 Statin use following hospitalization among Medicare beneficiaries with a secondary discharge diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction.Journal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  4. 2015
2015 The association between vitamin B12, albuminuria and reduced kidney function: an observational cohort study.BMC Nephrology.  16:7. 2015
2015 Differences in cardiovascular disease risk when antihypertensive medication adherence is assessed by pharmacy fill versus self-report: the Cohort Study of Medication Adherence among Older Adults (CoSMO).Journal of Hypertension.  33:412-420. 2015
2015 Fibroblast growth factor 23 and risk of incident stroke in community-living adults.Stroke.  46:322-328. 2015
2015 Validation study of medicare claims to identify older US adults with CKD using the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study.American Journal of Kidney Diseases.  65:249-258. 2015
2015 Heart disease and stroke statistics--2015 update: a report from the American Heart Association.Circulation.  131:e29-322. 2015
2015 Underutilization of high-intensity statin therapy after hospitalization for coronary heart disease.Journal of the American College of Cardiology.  65:270-277. 2015
2015 Analysis of vitamin D levels in patients with and without statin-associated myalgia - a systematic review and meta-analysis of 7 studies with 2420 patients.International Journal of Cardiology.  178:111-116. 2015
2015 Ability of low antihypertensive medication adherence to predict statin discontinuation and low statin adherence in patients initiating treatment after a coronary eventAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  114:826-831. 2015
2015 Effects of coenzyme Q10 on statin-induced myopathy: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.Mayo Clinic Proceedings.  90:24-34. 2015
2015 Executive summary: Heart disease and stroke statistics-2015 update : A report from the American Heart AssociationCirculation.  131:434-441. 2015
2015 Lack of efficacy of resveratrol on C-reactive protein and selected cardiovascular risk factors--Results from a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.International Journal of Cardiology.  189:47-55. 2015
2015 Non-linear association of periodontal pathogen antibodies with mortality.International Journal of Cardiology.  187:628-636. 2015
2015 PCSK9 variation and association with blood pressure in African Americans: preliminary findings from the HyperGEN and REGARDS studies.Frontiers in Genetics.  6:136. 2015
2014 Relations between depressive symptoms, anxiety, and T Wave abnormalities in subjects without clinically-apparent cardiovascular disease (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [MESA]).American Journal of Cardiology.  114:1917-1922. 2014
2014 The use of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring among Medicare beneficiaries in 2007-2010.Journal of the American Society of Hypertension.  8:891-897. 2014
2014 Ability of low antihypertensive medication adherence to predict statin discontinuation and low statin adherence in patients initiating treatment after a coronary event.American Journal of Cardiology.  114:826-831. 2014
2014 Association of systolic blood pressure levels with cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality among older adults taking antihypertensive medication.International Journal of Cardiology.  176:219-226. 2014
2014 Statins and ischemic stroke--reply.Journal of the American Medical Association.  312:750. 2014
2014 Statin underuse and low prevalence of LDL-C control among U.S. adults at high risk of coronary heart disease.American Journal of the Medical Sciences.  348:108-114. 2014
2014 Systolic blood pressure goals to reduce cardiovascular disease among older adults.American Journal of the Medical Sciences.  348:129-134. 2014
2014 Effect of sustaining lifestyle modifications (nonsmoking, weight reduction, physical activity, and mediterranean diet) after healing of myocardial infarction, percutaneous intervention, or coronary bypass (from the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke Study).American Journal of Cardiology.  113:1933-1940. 2014
2014 Incident ESRD and treatment-resistant hypertension: the reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke (REGARDS) study.American Journal of Kidney Diseases.  63:781-788. 2014
2014 Lipid-lowering guidelines and statin use in CKD: a time for change.American Journal of Kidney Diseases.  63:736-738. 2014
2013 Trends in the prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of high low density lipoprotein-cholesterol among United States adults from 1999-2000 through 2009-2010.American Journal of Cardiology.  112:664-670. 2013
2013 Visit-to-visit variability of blood pressure: current knowledge and future research directions.Blood Pressure Monitoring.  18:232-238. 2013
2013 Cardiovascular risk factors in CKD associate with both ESRD and mortality.Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  24:1159-1165. 2013
2013 Association between antihypertensive medication adherence and visit-to-visit variability of blood pressure.Journal of Clinical Hypertension.  15:112-117. 2013
2012 Within-visit variability of blood pressure and all-cause and cardiovascular mortality among US adults.Journal of Clinical Hypertension.  14:165-171. 2012
2012 Incidence of stroke symptoms among adults with chronic kidney disease: results from the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study.Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation.  27:166-173. 2012
2012 Racial differences in the incidence of chronic kidney disease.Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  7:101-107. 2012
2011 Reproducibility of visit-to-visit variability of blood pressure measured as part of routine clinical care.Journal of Hypertension.  29:2332-2338. 2011
2011 Predictors of low clopidogrel adherence following percutaneous coronary intervention.American Journal of Cardiology.  108:822-827. 2011
2011 Age-specific association of reduced estimated glomerular filtration rate and albuminuria with all-cause mortality.Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  6:2200-2207. 2011
2011 Development and validation of a self-assessment tool for albuminuria: results from the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study.American Journal of Kidney Diseases.  58:196-205. 2011
2011 Low medication adherence and the incidence of stroke symptoms among individuals with hypertension: the REGARDS study.Journal of Clinical Hypertension.  13:479-486. 2011
2011 Defining the minimal detectable change in scores on the eight-item Morisky Medication Adherence Scale.Annals of Pharmacotherapy.  45:569-575. 2011
2011 Projected impact of polypill use among US adults: Medication use, cardiovascular risk reduction, and side effects.American Heart Journal.  161:719-725. 2011
2011 Association of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol with coronary heart disease risk across categories of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study.American Journal of the Medical Sciences.  341:173-180. 2011
2011 The relationship between visit-to-visit variability in systolic blood pressure and all-cause mortality in the general population: findings from NHANES III, 1988 to 1994.Hypertension.  57:160-166. 2011
2010 Low medication adherence and hypertension control among adults with CKD: data from the REGARDS (Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke) Study.American Journal of Kidney Diseases.  56:447-457. 2010
2010 Comparison of the Framingham Heart Study hypertension model with blood pressure alone in the prediction of risk of hypertension: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.Hypertension.  55:1339-1345. 2010
2010 Hypertension awareness, treatment, and control in adults with CKD: results from the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study.American Journal of Kidney Diseases.  55:441-451. 2010
2009 End-stage renal disease in young black males in a black-white population: longitudinal analysis of the Bogalusa Heart Study.BMC Nephrology.  10:40. 2009

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2014 Epidemiology of Chronic Kidney Disease: Scope of the Problem.  57-68. 2014

Principal Investigator On

  • UAB Institutional Career Development Program in HIV-Related Heart, Lung, Blood and Research  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2023
  • Evaluating Novel Approaches for Estimating Awake and Sleep Blood Pressure  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2022
  • Incorporation of a Hypertension Working Group into the Jackson Heart Study  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2021
  • Healthcare Fragmentation and Cardiovascular Outcomes  awarded by Cornell University 2017 - 2021
  • REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke-Myocardial Infarction-3  awarded by Cornell University 2017 - 2021
  • Sustained Blood Pressure Control and Progression of Multimorbidity  awarded by Duke University 2017 - 2020
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2018 - 2019
  • Patient Level Prediction of Clinical Outcomes and Cost-Effectiveness in SPRINT (Optimize-SPRINT)  awarded by Columbia University 2017 - 2019
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Strategically Focused Hypertension Research Center  awarded by American Heart Association 2015 - 2019
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Strategically Focused Hypertension Research Center - Admin. Center  awarded by American Heart Association 2015 - 2019
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Strategically Focused Hypertension Research Center - Racial Differences and US Population Estimates of Nocturnal Hypertension and Non-Dipping - Project 1  awarded by American Heart Association 2015 - 2019
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2017 - 2018
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2016 - 2018
  • Immunosuppression and Risk Prediction of Sepsis after Solid Organ Transplantation  awarded by National Institute of General Medical Sciences/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2018
  • Racial Disparities in the Maintenance of Healthy Lifestyles and Their Effect on Cumulative Blood Pressure Burden and Left Ventricular Mass in African Americans and Whites: Data from the CARDIA Study  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2017
  • Incorporation of a Hypertension Working Group into the Jackson Heart Study  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2013 - 2017
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2015 - 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2016
  • Racial Differences in Causes and Consequences of Medication Adherence  awarded by American Heart Association (Southeast Affiliate) 2014 - 2016
  • Visit-to-Visit Variability of Blood Pressure and CVD and Renal Outcomes  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2014 - 2015
  • Private Grant  awarded by IBM Corporation 2012 - 2015
  • George M. O'Brien Kidney Research Core Centers  awarded by Duke University 2014 - 2015
  • Impact of Social-Interpersonal Factors in the ER on PTSD/Cardiac Outcomes  awarded by Columbia University 2013 - 2015
  • Depression, Biobehavioral Mechanisms, & CHD/Mortality Outcomes  awarded by Columbia University 2010 - 2014
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2013 - 2014
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2012 - 2013
  • Validation of the Osteoporosis Specific-Morisky Medication Adherence Scale in PostMenopausal Women Treated with Bisphosphonates  awarded by Kaiser Permanente 2010 - 2011
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2011
  • Investigator On

  • Mitigating Long-term Treatment-related Morbidity in Childhood Cancer Survivors  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2025
  • PRedoctoral Interdisciplinary Training in Renal Physiology and MEdlclne (PRIME)  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2023
  • Beyond the Glomerulus: Novel Clinical Markers of Kidney Health and Prognosis  awarded by TUFTS MEDICAL CENTER, INC. 2016 - 2021
  • Effect of Pitavastatin on Kidney Function in HIV-infected Persons  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2020
  • Chronobiology and Chronopharmacology to Prevent Sickle Cell Nephropathy  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2020
  • Coronary Artery Risk Development In Young Adults (CARDIA) Study -Birmingham Field Center  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2019
  • Coronary Artery Risk Development In Young Adults (CARDIA) Study -Birmingham Field Center  awarded by NIH - National Institutes of Health/DHHS 2018 - 2019
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Strategically Focused Hypertension Research Center  awarded by American Heart Association 2015 - 2019
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2016 - 2018
  • Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study - Birmingham, Alabama Field Center  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2013 - 2018
  • Centers of Research Translation (CoRT)  awarded by National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2017
  • Centers of Research Translation (CoRT) - Project 2  awarded by National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2017
  • Centers of Research Translation (CoRT) - Administrative Core  awarded by National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2017
  • UAB Deep South Arthritis and Musculoskeletal CERTs  awarded by Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality/DHHS 2011 - 2017
  • Reasons for Geographic AND Racial Differences in Stroke-Myocardial Infarction-2  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2017
  • Trace Element Levels and Risk of Stroke: A Reason for “Stroke Belt?”  awarded by Indiana University 2012 - 2015
  • REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke-Myocardial Infarction-2  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2011 - 2015
  • Private Grant  awarded by AMGEN, INC. 2014
  • Reasons for the Excess Mortality and Functional Decline in Older Adults with CKD  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2013
  • Longitudinal Studies of Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors in Young Adults-CARDIA-Field Center (Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study-Field Center and Study Follow-Up Field Center)  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 1983 - 2013
  • Deep South Musculoskeletal Certs (DSMC)  awarded by Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality/DHHS 2007 - 2012
  • Teaching Activities

  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI790 - Doctoral Seminar (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI697 - Internship (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • EPI610 - Prin of Epidemiologic Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • EPI610 - Prin of Epidemiologic Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI614 - EPI Methods Applied CER (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI614 - EPI Methods Applied CER (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI614 - EPI Methods Applied CER (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI698 - Directed Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • EPI697 - Internship (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI790 - Doctoral Seminar (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI699 - Project Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • EPI798 - Doctoral Directed Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • Education And Training

  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Electrical Engineering Technologies / Technicians, University of Rochester
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University
  • Master of Public Health in Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University
  • Full Name

  • Paul Muntner
  • Blazerid

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