Research on Precision Prevention

 
 
 

Vijaya Parameswaran, Kiranbir Josan, Jennifer Winterbottom, Jenny Shearer, Abha Khandelwal, Shriram Nallamshetty, Rajesh Dash, Fatima Rodriguez

CardioClick: Use of telehealth to deliver a culturally sensitive lifestyle intervention program in high-risk South Asian patient. 2018 JACC. Submitted.


Rodriguez F, Peralta C, Green AR, Lopez L

Comparison of C-reactive protein levels in less versus more acculturated Hispanic adults in the United States (from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2008). American Journal of Cardiology 2012;109(5):665-9.


Arora M, Bose R, Roy E, Nallamshetty S, Khandelwal A, Abbasi F, Dash R

Gender Differences in Cardiac Risk in Insulin-Resistant South Asians. 2017 Diabetes. A-5784.


Rodriguez F, Hastings K, Hastings KG, Boothroyd DB, Echeverria S, Lopez L, Cullen M, Harrington RA, Palaniappan LP

Cause-Specific Cardiovascular Disease Mortality by Hispanic Subgroups. JAMA Cardiology 2017; 2(3):240-247.


Rodriguez F, Cohen A, Betancourt JR, Green AR

Evaluation of medical student self-rated preparedness to care for limited English proficiency patients. BMC Medical Education 2011; 11(26):1-8. PMCID: PMC3127853.


Rodriguez F, Hong C, Chang Y, Oertel LB, Singer DE, Green AR, Lopez L

Limited English proficient patients and time spent in therapeutic range in a warfarin anticoagulation clinic. Journal of the American Heart Association 2013; 2(4):e000170. PMCID: PMC3828815.


Rodriguez F, Santos RD, Messig M, Tarasenko L, Ferrières J, Jukema JW, Chiang C, MD, Waters D, Foody JM, on behalf of the L-TAP 2 Investigators

Comparison of lipid profiles and attainment of lipid goals in patients <65 years versus patients ≥ 65 years (from the Lipid Treatment Assessment Project [L-TAP]). American Journal of Cardiology 2012; 109(12):1783-42.


Rodriguez F, Maron DJ, Knowles JW, Virani SS, Lin S, Heidenreich PA

Statin intensity andmortality in patients with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease: insights from the Veterans Affairs Health System. JAMA Cardiology 2017; 2(1):47-54.Editor’s Note: Bonow RO, Yancy CW. High-intensity statins for secondary prevention. JAMACardiology 2017; 2(1):55.

Selected for a companion podcast for JAMA Cardiology and extensive media coverage.


Rodriguez F, Joynt KE, Lopez L, Saldaña F, Jha A

Readmission rates for Hispanic Medicare Beneficiaries with heart failure and acute myocardial infarction. American Heart Journal 2011; 162:245-261.


Rodriguez F, Wang Y, Johnson C, Foody JM

National patterns of heart failure hospitalizations and mortality by gender and age. Journal of Cardiac Failure 2013; 19(8):542-9.


Rodriguez F, Foody JM, Wang Y, Lopez L

Young Hispanic women experience higher in-hospital mortality following an acute myocardial infarction. Journal of the American Heart Association 2015; 4(9):e002089.

Ferdinand KC, Rodriguez F, Nasser SA, Caballero AE, Puckrein GA, Zangenesh F, Mansour M, Foody JM, Pemu PE, Ofili EO

Cardiorenal metabolic syndrome and cardiometabolic risks in minority populations. Cardiorenal Medicine 2014; 4(1):1-11. PMCID: PMC4024509.


Jenny Shearer, Kiranbir Josan, Vijaya Parameswaran, Abha Khandelwal, Shriram Nallamshetty, Rajesh Dash

Improved Diabetes Risk Stratification of South Asian Populations with Prediabetes and Normal Glucose Tolerance based on insights from Oral Glucose Tolerance Test, including Shapes of Glucose and Insulin Concentration Curves and an Elevated 1hr Glucose. 2018 JACC. Submitted.


Rodriguez F, Hicks L, Lopez L

Association of acculturation and country of origin with self-reported hypertension and diabetes in a heterogeneous Hispanic population. BMC Public Health 2012; 12:786. PMCID: PMC3490899.


Rodriguez F, Lopez L

Caring for Limited English Proficiency Patients in the Emergency Department. In Berhardt LV, ed. Advances in Medicine and Biology. Hauppauge (NY): Nova Science Publishers, Inc., 2012: 289-295.


López L, Rodriguez F, Huerta D, Soukup J, Hicks L

Use of interpreters by physicians for hospitalized limited English proficient patients and its impact on patient outcomes. J Gen Intern Med 2015; 30(6):783-789. PMCID: PMC4441652.


Rodriguez F, Cannon CP, Steg PG, Kumbhani DJ, Goto S, Smith SC, Eagle KA, Ohman EM, Umez-Eronini A, Hoffman E, Bhatt DL

Predictors of long-term adherence to evidence-based cardiovascular disease medications in outpatients with stable atherothrombotic disease: findings from the REACH Registry. Clinical Cardiology 2013; 36(12):721-7.


Bose R, Arora M, Roy E, Nallamshetty S, Khandelwal A, Abbasi F, Dash R

Insulin Resistance Associates With Adverse Cardiac Remodeling in the Absence of Hypertension in Young South Asians. 2017 JACC. A-12959


Rodriguez F, Cannon CP, Steg PG, Kumbhani DJ, Goto S, Smith SC, Eagle KA, Ohman EM, Umez-Eronini A, Hoffman E, Bhatt DL

Predictors of long-term adherence to evidence-based cardiovascular disease medications in outpatients with stable atherothrombotic disease: findings from the REACH Registry. Clinical Cardiology 2013; 36(12):721-7.


Rodriguez F, Harrington RA

The role of peer support in attaining ideal cardiovascular health: peer pressure and prevention. The Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2015; S0735-1097 (15)07095-3. Epub ahead of print.


Rodriguez F, Naderi S, Wang Y, Johnson CE, Foody JM

High prevalence of metabolic syndrome in young Hispanic women: findings from the National Sister to Sister Campaign. Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders 2013; 11(2):81-6.