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Wendy Jean Mack, PhD
Professor of Preventive Medicine
Preventive Medicine
SSB 202Y 2001 N. Soto Street Health Sciences Campus Los Angeles
+1 323 442 1820

Overview

Wendy Mack, PhD, is a professor of biostatistics in the Department of Preventive Medicine at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. She co-directs the department’s Division of Biostatistics graduate programs and directs Biostatistics Resources at the Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute (SC CTSI).

Professor Mack has more than 20 years of experience directing biostatistical and data coordination activities, primarily funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Her expertise includes design, conduct and analysis of multiple single-centered and multi-centered clinical trials and observational studies. She also directs biostatistical activities for the USC Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center and for other basic and clinical research programs.

She has served on numerous NIH study sections for biostatistical expertise and has recently completed a term on the NHLBI Clinical Trials Review study section. Professor Mack received her doctorate from the University of Southern California. Her home is open to needy animals wandering by, and she dabbles in competitive dog obedience in her minimal spare time.

Publications

Fasting-mimicking diet and markers/risk factors for aging, diabetes, cancer, and cardiovascular disease. Sci Transl Med. 2017 Feb 15; 9(377). View in: PubMed

Association of macrophage inflammation biomarkers with progression of subclinical carotid artery atherosclerosis in HIV-infected women and men. J Infect Dis. 2017 Feb 12. View in: PubMed

Outcomes after mitral valve repair: A single-center 16-year experience. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Feb 09. View in: PubMed

Evaluation of Hemodynamic Performance of Aortic Valve Bioprostheses in a Model of Oversizing. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Jan 25. View in: PubMed

Association of Docosahexaenoic Acid Supplementation With Alzheimer Disease Stage in Apolipoprotein E e4 Carriers: A Review. JAMA Neurol. 2017 Jan 17. View in: PubMed

Care Variations and Outcomes for Children Hospitalized With Bacterial Tracheostomy-Associated Respiratory Infections. Hosp Pediatr. 2016 Dec 20. View in: PubMed

Effect of Reproductive History and Exogenous Hormone Use on Cognitive Function in Mid- and Late Life. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016 Dec; 64(12):2448-2456. View in: PubMed

Prenatal Air Pollution Exposures, DNA Methyl Transferase Genotypes, and Associations with Newborn LINE1 and Alu Methylation and Childhood Blood Pressure and Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in the Children's Health Study. Environ Health Perspect. 2016 Dec; 124(12):1905-1912. View in: PubMed

Enhancement of viral escape in HIV-1 Nef by STEP vaccination. AIDS. 2016 Oct 23; 30(16):2449-2458. View in: PubMed

Back to the future: Hormone replacement therapy as part of a prevention strategy for women at the onset of menopause. Atherosclerosis. 2016 Oct 6. View in: PubMed

Association of bilateral oophorectomy with cognitive function in healthy, postmenopausal women. Fertil Steril. 2016 Sep 1; 106(3):749-756. e2. View in: PubMed

Cognitive effects of estradiol after menopause: A randomized trial of the timing hypothesis. Neurology. 2016 Aug 16; 87(7):699-708. View in: PubMed

Falls among middle-aged women in the Women's Interagency HIV Study. Antivir Ther. 2016 Jul 18. View in: PubMed

Impaired coronary artery distensibility is an endothelium-dependent process and is associated with vulnerable plaque composition. Clin Physiol Funct Imaging. 2016 Jul; 36(4):261-8. View in: PubMed

Liver Fibrosis Linked to Cognitive Performance in HIV and Hepatitis C. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2016 Jul 1; 72(3):266-73. View in: PubMed

SPMM: estimating infection duration of multivariant HIV-1 infections. Bioinformatics. 2016 May 1; 32(9):1308-15. View in: PubMed

A Dysregulated Balance of Proinflammatory and Anti-Inflammatory Host Cytokine Response Early During Therapy Predicts Persistence and Mortality in Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia. Crit Care Med. 2016 Apr; 44(4):671-9. View in: PubMed

Identifying postmenopausal women at risk for cognitive decline within a healthy cohort using a panel of clinical metabolic indicators: potential for detecting an at-Alzheimer's risk metabolic phenotype. Neurobiol Aging. 2016 Apr; 40:155-63. View in: PubMed

Vascular Effects of Early versus Late Postmenopausal Treatment with Estradiol. N Engl J Med. 2016 Mar 31; 374(13):1221-31. View in: PubMed

Systemic Immune Activation and HIV Shedding in the Female Genital Tract. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2016 Feb 1; 71(2):155-62. View in: PubMed

Impact of Hepatitis C Virus on the Circulating Levels of IL-7 in HIV-1 Coinfected Women. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2016 Feb 1; 71(2):172-80. View in: PubMed

Racial Disparity in Cognitive and Functional Disability in Hypertension and All-Cause Mortality. Am J Hypertens. 2016 Feb; 29(2):185-93. View in: PubMed

A comparison of aortic valve replacement via an anterior right minithoracotomy with standard sternotomy: a propensity score analysis of 492 patients†. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2016 Feb; 49(2):456-63. View in: PubMed

Prenatal Air Pollution Exposure and Early Cardiovascular Phenotypes in Young Adults. PLoS One. 2016; 11(3):e0150825. View in: PubMed

Differential effects of ischemic vascular disease and Alzheimer's disease on brain atrophy and cognition. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2016 Jan; 36(1):204-15. View in: PubMed

Molecular clock of HIV-1 envelope genes under early immune selection. Retrovirology. 2016; 13(1):38. View in: PubMed

The effect of APOE genotype on the delivery of DHA to cerebrospinal fluid in Alzheimer's disease. Alzheimers Res Ther. 2016; 8:25. View in: PubMed

Electrocardiographic Markers and the Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction have Cumulative Effects on Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death. JACC Clin Electrophysiol. 2015 Dec 1; 1(6):542-550. View in: PubMed

HIV Infection Is Associated With Progression of Subclinical Carotid Atherosclerosis. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Aug 15; 61(4):640-50. View in: PubMed

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) modulates the associations between insulin resistance and cognition in the current combination antiretroviral therapy (cART) era: a study of the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS). J Neurovirol. 2015 Aug; 21(4):415-21. View in: PubMed

The perimenopausal aging transition in the female rat brain: decline in bioenergetic systems and synaptic plasticity. Neurobiol Aging. 2015 Jul; 36(7):2282-95. View in: PubMed

Perimenopause as a neurological transition state. Nat Rev Endocrinol. 2015 Jul; 11(7):393-405. View in: PubMed

Lymph node status in inflammatory breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2015 May; 151(1):113-20. View in: PubMed

Hormone therapy and risk of all-cause mortality in women treated with statins. Menopause. 2015 Apr; 22(4):363-4. View in: PubMed

Methods and baseline cardiovascular data from the Early versus Late Intervention Trial with Estradiol testing the menopausal hormone timing hypothesis. Menopause. 2015 Apr; 22(4):391-401. View in: PubMed

Abnormal blood rheology and chronic low grade inflammation: Possible risk factors for accelerated atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease in Lewis negative subjects. Atherosclerosis. 2015 Mar; 239(1):248-51. View in: PubMed

Aldosterone, cognitive function, and cerebral hemodynamics in hypertension and antihypertensive therapy. Am J Hypertens. 2015 Mar; 28(3):319-25. View in: PubMed

Rarity of the Alzheimer Disease-Protective APP A673T Variant in the United States. JAMA Neurol. 2015 Feb 1; 72(2):209-16. View in: PubMed

Association of endogenous sex hormones with adipokines and ghrelin in postmenopausal women. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2015 Feb; 100(2):508-15. View in: PubMed

Nevirapine Concentration in Hair Samples Is a Strong Predictor of Virologic Suppression in a Prospective Cohort of HIV-Infected Patients. PLoS One. 2015; 10(6):e0129100. View in: PubMed

Serum amyloid a truncations in type 2 diabetes mellitus. PLoS One. 2015; 10(1):e0115320. View in: PubMed

Echolucency of the Carotid Artery Intima-Media Complex and Intima-Media Thickness Have Different Cardiovascular Risk Factor Relationships: The Women's Interagency HIV Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015; 4(2). View in: PubMed

Clusterin Seals the Ocular Surface Barrier in Mouse Dry Eye. PLoS One. 2015; 10(9):e0138958. View in: PubMed

T-Cell Activation, Both Pre- and Post-HAART Levels, Correlates With Carotid Artery Stiffness Over 6. 5 Years Among HIV-Infected Women in the WIHS. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Nov 1; 67(3):349-56. View in: PubMed

Effects of multiple genetic Loci on age at onset in late-onset Alzheimer disease: a genome-wide association study. JAMA Neurol. 2014 Nov 1; 71(11):1394-404. View in: PubMed

Antiretroviral therapy modifies the genetic effect of known type 2 diabetes-associated risk variants in HIV-infected women. AIDS. 2014 Jul 31; 28(12):1815-23. View in: PubMed

Hormone replacement therapy and the association with coronary heart disease and overall mortality: Clinical application of the timing hypothesis. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2014 Jul; 142:68-75. View in: PubMed

Vascular risk and Aß interact to reduce cortical thickness in AD vulnerable brain regions. Neurology. 2014 Jul 1; 83(1):40-7. View in: PubMed

Tear Cathepsin S as a Candidate Biomarker for Sjögren's Syndrome. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2014 Jul; 66(7):1872-81. View in: PubMed

Effect of prior oophorectomy on changes in bone mineral density and carotid artery intima-media thickness in postmenopausal women. Fertil Steril. 2014 Apr; 101(4):1117-22. View in: PubMed

Associations Between Urine Excretion of Isoflavonoids and Cognition in Postmenopausal Women in the Women's Isoflavone Soy Health Clinical Trial. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2014 Apr; 62(4):629-35. View in: PubMed

Cortical thickness mediates the effect of ß-amyloid on episodic memory. Neurology. 2014 Mar 4; 82(9):761-7. View in: PubMed

Associations between serum cholesterol levels and cerebral amyloidosis. JAMA Neurol. 2014 Feb 1; 71(2):195-200. View in: PubMed

Response letter to Dr. Timo Strandberg. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2014 Jan; 62(1):206-7. View in: PubMed

The role of carotid intima-media thickness in predicting longitudinal cognitive function in an older adult cohort. Cerebrovasc Dis. 2014; 38(6):441-7. View in: PubMed

Components of air pollution and cognitive function in middle-aged and older adults in Los Angeles. Neurotoxicology. 2014 Jan; 40:1-7. View in: PubMed

Cognition, mood, and physiological concentrations of sex hormones in the early and late postmenopause. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Dec 10; 110(50):20290-5. View in: PubMed

Cerebral atherosclerosis is associated with cystic infarcts and microinfarcts but not Alzheimer pathologic changes. Stroke. 2013 Oct; 44(10):2835-41. View in: PubMed

Relationship between cyclophilin a levels and matrix metalloproteinase 9 activity in cerebrospinal fluid of cognitively normal apolipoprotein e4 carriers and blood-brain barrier breakdown. JAMA Neurol. 2013 Sep 1; 70(9):1198-200. View in: PubMed

Effect of isoflavone soy protein supplementation on endometrial thickness, hyperplasia, and endometrial cancer risk in postmenopausal women: a randomized controlled trial. Menopause. 2013 Aug; 20(8):840-4. View in: PubMed

Response to letter regarding article, “Childhood air pollutant exposure and carotid artery intima–media thickness in young adults”. Circulation. 2013 Jun 4; 127(22):e659. View in: PubMed

The timing hypothesis and hormone replacement therapy: a paradigm shift in the primary prevention of coronary heart disease in women. Part 1: comparison of therapeutic efficacy. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013 Jun; 61(6):1005-10. View in: PubMed

Association of HIV clinical disease progression with profiles of early immune activation: results from a cluster analysis approach. AIDS. 2013 Jun 1; 27(9):1473-81. View in: PubMed

The timing hypothesis and hormone replacement therapy: a paradigm shift in the primary prevention of coronary heart disease in women. Part 2: comparative risks. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013 Jun; 61(6):1011-8. View in: PubMed

Birth weight and carotid artery intima-media thickness. J Pediatr. 2013 May; 162(5):906-11. e1-2. View in: PubMed

Gonadotropin and sex steroid levels in HIV-infected premenopausal women and their association with subclinical atherosclerosis in HIV-infected and -uninfected women in the women's interagency HIV study (WIHS). J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Apr; 98(4):E610-8. View in: PubMed

The aging brain and cognition: contribution of vascular injury and aß to mild cognitive dysfunction. JAMA Neurol. 2013 Apr; 70(4):488-95. View in: PubMed

Alzheimer pathology and angiotension receptor blockers. JAMA Neurol. 2013 Mar 1; 70(3):414. View in: PubMed

Antihypertensive therapy and cerebral hemodynamics in executive mild cognitive impairment: results of a pilot randomized clinical trial. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013 Feb; 61(2):194-201. View in: PubMed

Pioglitazone slows progression of atherosclerosis in prediabetes independent of changes in cardiovascular risk factors. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2013 Feb; 33(2):393-9. View in: PubMed

Associations between white matter hyperintensities and ß amyloid on integrity of projection, association, and limbic fiber tracts measured with diffusion tensor MRI. PLoS One. 2013; 8(6):e65175. View in: PubMed

Impact of Angiotensin receptor blockers on Alzheimer disease neuropathology in a large brain autopsy series. Arch Neurol. 2012 Dec; 69(12):1632-8. View in: PubMed

Associations among vascular risk factors, carotid atherosclerosis, and cortical volume and thickness in older adults. Stroke. 2012 Nov; 43(11):2865-70. View in: PubMed

Underlying genetic structure impacts the association between CYP2B6 polymorphisms and response to efavirenz and nevirapine. AIDS. 2012 Oct 23; 26(16):2097-106. View in: PubMed

Childhood air pollutant exposure and carotid artery intima-media thickness in young adults. Circulation. 2012 Sep 25; 126(13):1614-20. View in: PubMed

Coronary risk correlates with cerebral amyloid deposition. Neurobiol Aging. 2012 Sep; 33(9):1979-87. View in: PubMed

Interleukin 10 Responses Are Associated With Sustained CD4 T-Cell Counts in Treated HIV Infection. J Infect Dis. 2012 Sep; 206(5):780-9. View in: PubMed

Do Angiotensin receptor blockers really hold promise for the improvement of cognitive functioning?-Reply. Do Angiotensin receptor blockers really hold promise for the improvement of cognitive functioning? -Reply. Arch Intern Med. 2012 Aug 13; 172(15):1191-2. View in: PubMed

Novel late-onset Alzheimer disease loci variants associate with brain gene expression. Neurology. 2012 Jul 17; 79(3):221-8. View in: PubMed

Preservation of neurons of the nucleus basalis in subcortical ischemic vascular disease. Arch Neurol. 2012 Jul; 69(7):879-86. View in: PubMed

Hormone levels and cognitive function in postmenopausal midlife women. Neurobiol Aging. 2012 Jul; 33(7):1138-1147. e2. View in: PubMed

Retinal microvascular abnormalities and cognitive function in latino adults in los angeles. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2012 Jun; 19(3):127-36. View in: PubMed

Equol production changes over time in postmenopausal women. J Nutr Biochem. 2012 Jun; 23(6):573-9. View in: PubMed

Insulin Resistance and Cognition Among HIV-Infected and HIV-Uninfected Adult Women: The Women's Interagency HIV Study. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2012 May; 28(5):447-53. View in: PubMed

Permissive and protective factors associated with presence, level, and longitudinal pattern of cervicovaginal HIV shedding. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2012 May 1; 60(1):99-110. View in: PubMed

Effect of Antihypertensive Therapy on Cognitive Function in Early Executive Cognitive Impairment: A Double-blind Randomized Clinical Trial. Arch Intern Med. 2012 Mar 12; 172(5):442-4. View in: PubMed

Chronic depressive symptoms and Framingham coronary risk in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected women. AIDS Care. 2012 Mar; 24(3):394-403. View in: PubMed

Hormone levels and cognitive function in postmenopausal midlife women. Neurobiol Aging. 2012 Mar; 33(3):617. e11-22. View in: PubMed

Coronary artery disease is associated with cognitive decline independent of changes on magnetic resonance imaging in cognitively normal elderly adults. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012 Mar; 60(3):499-504. View in: PubMed

Vascular risk factors and Alzheimer's disease: are these risk factors for plaques and tangles or for concomitant vascular pathology that increases the likelihood of dementia? An evidence-based review. Vascular risk factors and Alzheimer's disease: are these risk factors for plaques and tangles or for concomitant vascular pathology that increases the likelihood of dementia? An evidence-based review. Alzheimers Res Ther. 2012; 4(1):1. View in: PubMed

Continuous versus Cyclic Progesterone Exposure Differentially Regulates Hippocampal Gene Expression and Functional Profiles. PLoS One. 2012; 7(2):e31267. View in: PubMed

Chinese-language montreal cognitive assessment for cantonese or mandarin speakers: age, education, and gender effects. Int J Alzheimers Dis. 2012; 2012:204623. View in: PubMed

Hip fracture in postmenopausal women after cessation of hormone therapy: results from a prospective study in a large health management organization. Menopause. 2011 Nov; 18(11):1172-7. View in: PubMed

Isoflavone soy protein supplementation and atherosclerosis progression in healthy postmenopausal women: a randomized controlled trial. Stroke. 2011 Nov; 42(11):3168-75. View in: PubMed

Progression of carotid intima-media thickness in a contemporary human immunodeficiency virus cohort. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Oct; 53(8):826-35. View in: PubMed

Associations of cardiovascular variables and HAART with cognition in middle-aged HIV-infected and uninfected women. J Neurovirol. 2011 Oct; 17(5):469-76. View in: PubMed

Physical activity and sex hormone levels in estradiol- and placebo-treated postmenopausal women. Menopause. 2011 Oct; 18(10):1079-86. View in: PubMed

Cognitive effects of atypical antipsychotic medications in patients with Alzheimer's disease: outcomes from CATIE-AD. Am J Psychiatry. 2011 Aug; 168(8):831-9. View in: PubMed

Carotid artery intima-media thickness in college students: race/ethnicity matters. Atherosclerosis. 2011 Aug; 217(2):441-6. View in: PubMed

Common variants at MS4A4/MS4A6E, CD2AP, CD33 and EPHA1 are associated with late-onset Alzheimer's disease. Nat Genet. 2011 May; 43(5):436-41. View in: PubMed

Systemic and mucosal differences in HIV burden, immune, and therapeutic responses. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2011 Apr 15; 56(5):401-11. View in: PubMed

Pioglitazone for diabetes prevention in impaired glucose tolerance. N Engl J Med. 2011 Mar 24; 364(12):1104-15. View in: PubMed

A "window of opportunity:" The reduction of coronary heart disease and total mortality with menopausal therapies is age- and time-dependent. Brain Res. 2011 Mar 16; 1379:244-52. View in: PubMed

Executive functions in recently postmenopausal women: absence of strong association with serum gonadal steroids. Brain Res. 2011 Mar 16; 1379:199-205. View in: PubMed

Striatal Hypodensities, Not White Matter Hypodensities on CT, Are Associated with Late-Onset Depression in Alzheimer's Disease. J Aging Res. 2011; 2011:187219. View in: PubMed

Association between human immunodeficiency virus infection and stiffness of the common carotid artery. Stroke. 2010 Oct; 41(10):2163-70. View in: PubMed

Associations between markers of inflammation and physiological and pharmacological levels of circulating sex hormones in postmenopausal women. Menopause. 2010 Jul; 17(4):785-90. View in: PubMed

Urine accurately reflects circulating isoflavonoids and ascertains compliance during soy intervention. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2010 Jul; 19(7):1775-83. View in: PubMed

Association of depressed mood and mortality in older adults with and without cognitive impairment in a prospective naturalistic study. Am J Psychiatry. 2010 May; 167(5):589-97. View in: PubMed

Factors influencing driving status in an older Latino population. J Aging Health. 2010 Apr; 22(3):332-47. View in: PubMed

Activation of CD8 T cells predicts progression of HIV infection in women coinfected with hepatitis C virus. J Infect Dis. 2010 Mar 15; 201(6):823-34. View in: PubMed

Influences of lobar gray matter and white matter lesion load on cognition and mood. Psychiatry Res. 2010 Feb 28; 181(2):90-6. View in: PubMed

Ambient air pollution and the progression of atherosclerosis in adults. PLoS One. 2010; 5(2):e9096. View in: PubMed

Longitudinal verbal fluency in normal aging, preclinical, and prevalent Alzheimer's disease. Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen. 2009 Dec-2010 Jan; 24(6):461-8. View in: PubMed

Factors associated with prevalent hepatitis C infection among HIV-infected women with no reported history of injection drug use: the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS). AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2009 Nov; 23(11):915-23. View in: PubMed

Influence of age and obesity on serum estradiol, estrone, and sex hormone binding globulin concentrations following oral estrogen administration in postmenopausal women. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2009 Nov; 94(11):4136-43. View in: PubMed

Association of hepatitis C virus and HIV infection with subclinical atherosclerosis in the women's interagency HIV study. AIDS. 2009 Aug 24; 23(13):1781-4. View in: PubMed

Metabolic changes associated with second-generation antipsychotic use in Alzheimer's disease patients: the CATIE-AD study. Am J Psychiatry. 2009 May; 166(5):583-90. View in: PubMed

Subclinical atherosclerosis is weakly associated with lower cognitive function in healthy hyperhomocysteinemic adults without clinical cardiovascular disease. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2009 Apr; 24(4):390-9. View in: PubMed

High-dose B vitamin supplementation and progression of subclinical atherosclerosis: a randomized controlled trial. Stroke. 2009 Mar; 40(3):730-6. View in: PubMed

Mildly elevated TSH and cognition in middle-aged and older adults. Thyroid. 2009 Feb; 19(2):111-7. View in: PubMed

Correlates of perinatal depression in HIV-infected women. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2009 Feb; 23(2):101-8. View in: PubMed

Relation of Framingham risk score to subclinical atherosclerosis evaluated across three arterial sites. Am J Cardiol. 2008 Oct 1; 102(7):825-30. View in: PubMed

The MRI brain correlates of depressed mood, anhedonia, apathy, and anergia in older adults with and without cognitive impairment or dementia. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2008 Oct; 23(10):1040-50. View in: PubMed

Postmenopausal hormone therapy and cardiovascular disease in perspective. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 2008 Sep; 51(3):564-80. View in: PubMed

Metabolic syndrome and cognitive function in healthy middle-aged and older adults without diabetes. Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn. 2008 Sep; 15(5):627-41. View in: PubMed

CD8(+) T cell activation in women coinfected with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 and hepatitis C virus. J Infect Dis. 2008 May 15; 197(10):1402-7. View in: PubMed

Progesterone receptors: form and function in brain. Front Neuroendocrinol. 2008 May; 29(2):313-39. View in: PubMed

Inflammatory markers and progression of subclinical atherosclerosis in healthy postmenopausal women (from the Estrogen in the Prevention of Atherosclerosis Trial). Am J Cardiol. 2008 Apr 15; 101(8):1131-3. View in: PubMed

Factors associated with hepatitis C viremia in a large cohort of HIV-infected and -uninfected women. J Clin Virol. 2008 Apr; 41(4):255-63. View in: PubMed

In Perspective: Estrogen Therapy Proves to Safely and Effectively Reduce Total Mortality and Coronary Heart Disease in Recently Postmenopausal Women. Menopause Manag. 2008 Mar; 17(2):27-32. View in: PubMed

Brachial artery vasoreactivity is associated with cross-sectional and longitudinal anatomical measures of atherosclerosis in postmenopausal women with coronary artery disease. Atherosclerosis. 2008 Feb; 196(2):674-81. View in: PubMed

Association of cells with natural killer (NK) and NKT immunophenotype with incident cancers in HIV-infected women. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2008 Feb; 24(2):163-8. View in: PubMed

Relationship between serum levels of sex hormones and progression of subclinical atherosclerosis in postmenopausal women. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2008 Jan; 93(1):131-8. View in: PubMed

Neuropathological basis of magnetic resonance images in aging and dementia. Ann Neurol. 2008 Jan; 63(1):72-80. View in: PubMed

Correlates of prevalent hypertension in a large cohort of HIV-infected women: Women's Interagency HIV Study. AIDS. 2007 Nov 30; 21(18):2539-41. View in: PubMed

Ten-year predicted coronary heart disease risk in HIV-infected men and women. Clin Infect Dis. 2007 Oct 15; 45(8):1074-81. View in: PubMed

Estrogen therapy and coronary-artery calcification. N Engl J Med. 2007 Sep 20; 357(12):1252-3; author reply 1254. View in: PubMed

Postmenopausal hormone therapy in clinical perspective. Menopause. 2007 Sep-Oct; 14(5):944-57. View in: PubMed

Asthma: Effect of genotype on Response to Therapy in the Emergency Department. West J Emerg Med. 2007 Aug; 8(3):73-7. View in: PubMed

Hepatitis C virus quasispecies in HIV-infected women: role of injecting drug use and highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART). Hepatology. 2007 Aug; 46(2):359-70. View in: PubMed

Correlates of CD4+ and CD8+ lymphocyte counts in high-risk immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-seronegative women enrolled in the women's interagency HIV study (WIHS). Hum Immunol. 2007 May; 68(5):342-9. View in: PubMed

Effect of antihypertensive therapy on progression of carotid intima-media thickness in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Am J Cardiol. 2007 Apr 1; 99(7):956-60. View in: PubMed

Carotid artery intima-media thickness after raloxifene treatment. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2007 Apr; 16(3):370-8. View in: PubMed

Unopposed estradiol therapy in postmenopausal women: results from two randomized trials. Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Mar; 109(3):581-7. View in: PubMed

Negative-strand hepatitis C virus (HCV) RNA in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from anti-HCV-positive/HIV-infected women. J Infect Dis. 2007 Jan 1; 195(1):124-33. View in: PubMed

Platelet FcgammaRIIA receptor surface expression is increased in patients with ESRD and is associated with atherosclerotic cardiovascular events. Am J Kidney Dis. 2007 Jan; 49(1):127-34. View in: PubMed

Cognitive impact of subcortical vascular and Alzheimer's disease pathology. Ann Neurol. 2006 Dec; 60(6):677-87. View in: PubMed

Mechanical response of a calcified plaque model to fluid shear force. Ann Biomed Eng. 2006 Oct; 34(10):1535-41. View in: PubMed

Bimodal virological response to antiretroviral therapy for HIV infection: an application using a mixture model with left censoring. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2006 Sep; 60(9):811-8. View in: PubMed

Progressive prothrombotic state in women with advancing HIV disease. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2006 Aug 15; 42(5):572-7. View in: PubMed

Effect of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma agonist treatment on subclinical atherosclerosis in patients with insulin-requiring type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2006 Jul; 29(7):1545-53. View in: PubMed

Neutropenia in human immunodeficiency virus infection: data from the women's interagency HIV study. Arch Intern Med. 2006 Feb 27; 166(4):405-10. View in: PubMed

The effect of education and occupational complexity on rate of cognitive decline in Alzheimer's patients. J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 2006 Jan; 12(1):147-52. View in: PubMed

Postmenopausal oral estrogen therapy and blood pressure in normotensive and hypertensive subjects: the Estrogen in the Prevention of Atherosclerosis Trial. Menopause. 2005 Nov-Dec; 12(6):728-33. View in: PubMed

Prevalence and correlates of fatigue in long-term survivors of childhood leukemia. J Clin Oncol. 2005 Aug 20; 23(24):5501-10. View in: PubMed

Long-term effect of estrogen replacement on plasma nitric oxide levels: results from the estrogen in the prevention of atherosclerosis trial (EPAT). Atherosclerosis. 2005 Aug; 181(2):375-80. View in: PubMed

Category fluency in a latino sample: associations with age, education, gender, and language. J Clin Exp Neuropsychol. 2005 Jul; 27(5):591-8. View in: PubMed

Determinants of the effect of estrogen on the progression of subclinical atherosclerosis: Estrogen in the Prevention of Atherosclerosis Trial. Menopause. 2005 Jul-Aug; 12(4):366-73. View in: PubMed

Relation of progression of coronary artery atherosclerosis to risk of cardiovascular events (from the Monitored Atherosclerosis Regression Study). Am J Cardiol. 2005 Jun 1; 95(11):1277-82. View in: PubMed

Ambient air pollution and atherosclerosis in Los Angeles. Environ Health Perspect. 2005 Feb; 113(2):201-6. View in: PubMed

Polymorphisms in genes involved in estrogen and progesterone metabolism and mammographic density changes in women randomized to postmenopausal hormone therapy: results from a pilot study. Breast Cancer Res. 2005; 7(3):R336-44. View in: PubMed

Association between monocyte Fcgamma subclass expression and acute coronary syndrome. Immun Ageing. 2004 Nov 12; 1(1):4. View in: PubMed

Multiple Polymorphisms in the renin- angiotensin-aldosterone system (ACE, CYP11B2, AGTR1) and their contribution to hypertension in African Americans and Latinos in the multiethnic cohort. Am J Med Sci. 2004 Nov; 328(5):266-73. View in: PubMed

Early onset of subclinical atherosclerosis in young persons with type 1 diabetes. J Pediatr. 2004 Oct; 145(4):452-7. View in: PubMed

Elevated subclinical atherosclerosis associated with oophorectomy is related to time since menopause rather than type of menopause. Fertil Steril. 2004 Aug; 82(2):391-7. View in: PubMed

A pooled analysis of case-control studies of thyroid cancer: cigarette smoking and consumption of alcohol, coffee, and tea. Cancer Causes Control. 2003 Oct; 14(8):773-85. View in: PubMed

Time from diagnosis of type 2 diabetes to initiation of insulin therapy is related to carotid artery intima-media thickness. Atherosclerosis. 2003 Oct; 170(2):293-9. View in: PubMed

Hormone therapy and the progression of coronary-artery atherosclerosis in postmenopausal women. N Engl J Med. 2003 Aug 7; 349(6):535-45. View in: PubMed

Environmental tobacco smoke and carotid arterial stiffness. Prev Med. 2003 Aug; 37(2):148-54. View in: PubMed

Randomized controlled trial evidence that estrogen replacement therapy reduces the progression of subclinical atherosclerosis in healthy postmenopausal women without preexisting cardiovascular disease. Circulation. 2003 Jul 8; 108(1):e5; author reply e5. View in: PubMed

Does elevated body mass modify the influence of postmenopausal estrogen replacement on atherosclerosis progression: results from the estrogen in the prevention of atherosclerosis trial. Atherosclerosis. 2003 May; 168(1):91-8. View in: PubMed

What is the cardioprotective role of hormone replacement therapy? Curr Atheroscler Rep. What is the cardioprotective role of hormone replacement therapy? Curr Atheroscler Rep. 2003 Jan; 5(1):56-66. View in: PubMed

Alpha-tocopherol supplementation in healthy individuals reduces low-density lipoprotein oxidation but not atherosclerosis: the Vitamin E Atherosclerosis Prevention Study (VEAPS). Circulation. 2002 Sep 17; 106(12):1453-9. View in: PubMed

The ratio of plasminogen activator inhibitor type-1 activity to the concentration of plasminogen activator inhibitor type-1 protein in diabetes: adding insult to injury. Coron Artery Dis. 2002 Aug; 13(5):275-81. View in: PubMed

Lifestyle and other risk factors for thyroid cancer in Los Angeles County females. Ann Epidemiol. 2002 Aug; 12(6):395-401. View in: PubMed

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