1. Use of Aspirin for Prevention of Recurrent Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Among Adults - 20 States and the District of Columbia, 2013.

    Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 64(27):733 (2015) PMID 26182190

    The effectiveness of regular aspirin therapy in reducing risk (secondary prevention) for myocardial infarction, ischemic stroke, and fatal coronary events among persons with preexisting atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) is well established and recommended in current guidelines. Repo...
  2. Use of low-dose aspirin as secondary prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease in US adults (from the National Health Interview Survey, 2012).

    The American Journal of Cardiology 115(7):895 (2015) PMID 25670639 PMCID PMC4365416

    Current guidelines recommend that adults with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease take low-dose aspirin or other antiplatelet medications as secondary prevention of recurrent cardiovascular events. Yet, no national level assessment of low-dose aspirin use for secondary prevention of cardiovas...
  3. Trends in blood pressure among adults with hypertension: United States, 2003 to 2012.

    Hypertension 65(1):54 (2015) PMID 25399687

    The aim of this study is to describe trends in the awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension; mean blood pressure; and the classification of blood pressure among US adults 2003 to 2012. Using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003 to 2012, a total of 9255 adu...
  4. Predicted 10-year risk of developing cardiovascular disease at the state level in the U.S.

    American Journal of Preventive Medicine 48(1):58 (2015) PMID 25450016

    Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death in the U.S. State-specific predicted 10-year risk of developing CVD could provide useful information for state health planning and policy. To estimate state-specific 10-year risk of developing CVD. Using the updated non-laboratory-based ...
  5. Predicted 10-year risk of developing cardiovascular disease at the state level in the u.s.

    American Journal of Preventive Medicine 48(1):58 (2015) PMID 25450016

    Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death in the U.S. State-specific predicted 10-year risk of developing CVD could provide useful information for state health planning and policy. To estimate state-specific 10-year risk of developing CVD. Using the updated non-laboratory-based ...
  6. Trends in blood pressure among adults with hypertension: United States, 2003 to 2012.

    Hypertension 65(1):54 (2015) PMID 25399687

    The aim of this study is to describe trends in the awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension; mean blood pressure; and the classification of blood pressure among US adults 2003 to 2012. Using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003 to 2012, a total of 9255 adu...
  7. Trends in blood pressure among adults with hypertension: United States, 2003 to 2012.

    Hypertension 65(1):54 (2015) PMID 25399687

    The aim of this study is to describe trends in the awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension; mean blood pressure; and the classification of blood pressure among US adults 2003 to 2012. Using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003 to 2012, a total of 9255 adu...
  8. Trends in blood pressure among adults with hypertension: United States, 2003 to 2012.

    Hypertension 65(1):54 (2015) PMID 25399687

    The aim of this study is to describe trends in the awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension; mean blood pressure; and the classification of blood pressure among US adults 2003 to 2012. Using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003 to 2012, a total of 9255 adu...
  9. Trends in blood pressure among adults with hypertension: United States, 2003 to 2012.

    Hypertension 65(1):54 (2015) PMID 25399687

    The aim of this study is to describe trends in the awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension; mean blood pressure; and the classification of blood pressure among US adults 2003 to 2012. Using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003 to 2012, a total of 9255 adu...
  10. Predicted 10-Year Risk of Developing Cardiovascular Disease at the State Level in the U.S.

    American Journal of Preventive Medicine 48(1):58 (2015)

    Background Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death in the U.S. State-specific predicted 10-year risk of developing CVD could provide useful information for state health planning and policy.
  11. Predicted 10-year risk of developing cardiovascular disease at the state level in the U.S.

    American Journal of Preventive Medicine 48(1):58 (2015) PMID 25450016

    Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death in the U.S. State-specific predicted 10-year risk of developing CVD could provide useful information for state health planning and policy. To estimate state-specific 10-year risk of developing CVD. Using the updated non-laboratory-based ...
  12. Trends in mortality rates by subtypes of heart disease in the United States, 2000-2010.

    JAMA 312(19):2037 (2014) PMID 25399281

  13. Trends in mortality rates by subtypes of heart disease in the United States, 2000-2010.

    JAMA 312(19):2037 (2014) PMID 25399281

  14. Trends and clustering of cardiovascular health metrics among U.S. adolescents 1988-2010.

    Journal of Adolescent Health 55(4):513 (2014) PMID 24746492

    American Heart Association recently published a set of seven cardiovascular (CV) health metrics for adults and children, emphasizing importance of preventing CV risk factors. Although CV disease risk factors have generally improved in adults, there is concern that this has not been true among ad...
  15. Hypertension screening in children and adolescents--National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, and Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, United States, 2007-2010.

    MMWR. Surveillance summaries : Morbidity and mo... 63 Suppl 2:47 (2014) PMID 25208258

  16. Hypertension screening in children and adolescents--National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, and Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, United States, 2007-2010.

    MMWR. Surveillance summaries : Morbidity and mo... 63 Suppl 2:47 (2014) PMID 25208258

  17. Non−High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol: Distribution and Prevalence of High Serum Levels in Children and Adolescents: United States National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 2005-2010

    The Journal of Pediatrics 164(2):247 (2014)

    Objectives To estimate age-related changes for serum concentration of non−high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C), describe non-HDL-C distribution, and examine the prevalence of high non-HDL-C levels in children and adolescents by demographic characteristics and weight s...
  18. Non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol: distribution and prevalence of high serum levels in children and adolescents: United States National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 2005-2010.

    The Journal of Pediatrics 164(2):247 (2014) PMID 24139441 PMCID PMC4476269

    To estimate age-related changes for serum concentration of non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C), describe non-HDL-C distribution, and examine the prevalence of high non-HDL-C levels in children and adolescents by demographic characteristics and weight status. Data from 7058 participa...
  19. Non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol: distribution and prevalence of high serum levels in children and adolescents: United States National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 2005-2010.

    The Journal of Pediatrics 164(2):247 (2014) PMID 24139441

    To estimate age-related changes for serum concentration of non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C), describe non-HDL-C distribution, and examine the prevalence of high non-HDL-C levels in children and adolescents by demographic characteristics and weight status. Data from 7058 participa...
  20. Trends and Clustering of Cardiovascular Health Metrics Among US Adolescents 1988-2010

    Journal of Adolescent Health (2014)

    Introduction American Heart Association recently published a set of 7-cardiovascular (CV) health metrics for adults and children, emphasizing importance of preventing cardiovascular risk factors. Although cardiovascular disease risk factors have generally improved in adults, ...