Marian Limacher

Marian Limacher, MD, FACC, FAHA,

EMERITA PROFESSOR

Department: MD-CARDIOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 294-5343
Business Email: limacmc@medicine.ufl.edu

About Marian Limacher

Dr. Marian Limacher is a professor of medicine and has served as the UF Principal Investigator for the Women’s Health Initiative since 1994. The WHI is continuing with active follow-up of participants until 2015.  She has also been involved in the WHI substudies of memory and cognition and with ongoing trials for obesity treatment in rural settings. She is director of clinical research training programs for the UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) which includes programs that provide didactic training in research methodology available to senior clinical trainees and junior faculty. She is the Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Professional Development for the College of Medicine. Her clinical activities include preventive cardiology and echocardiography. 

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2010-2011,2015
GMS7093 Introduction to Clinical and Translational Research
2006,2010-2011
GMS6903 Manuscript and Abstract Writing for Clinician/Scientists

Publications

2022
Contributions of the Women’s Health Initiative to Cardiovascular Research: JACC State-of-the-Art Review.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 80(3):256-275 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacc.2022.05.016. [PMID] 35835498.
2020
Cardiovascular Outcomes in Relation to Antihypertensive Medication Use in Women with and Without Cancer: Results from the Women’s Health Initiative.
The oncologist. 25(8):712-721 [DOI] 10.1634/theoncologist.2019-0977. [PMID] 32250503.
2020
Characteristics of Faculty at Risk of Leaving Their Medical Schools: An Analysis of the StandPoint™ Faculty Engagement Survey.
Journal of healthcare leadership. 12:1-10 [DOI] 10.2147/JHL.S225291. [PMID] 32021533.
2020
Effect of Telehealth Extended Care for Maintenance of Weight Loss in Rural US Communities: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
JAMA network open. 3(6) [DOI] 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.6764. [PMID] 32539150.
2020
Menopause Transition and Cardiovascular Disease Risk: Implications for Timing of Early Prevention: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association.
Circulation. 142(25):e506-e532 [DOI] 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000912. [PMID] 33251828.
2019
Artificially Sweetened Beverages and Stroke, Coronary Heart Disease, and All-Cause Mortality in the Women’s Health Initiative
Stroke. 50(3):555-562 [DOI] 10.1161/STROKEAHA.118.023100.
2019
Association of Light Physical Activity Measured by Accelerometry and Incidence of Coronary Heart Disease and Cardiovascular Disease in Older Women
JAMA Network Open. 2(3) [DOI] 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.0419. [PMID] 30874775.
2019
Association of Physical Activity and Fracture Risk Among Postmenopausal Women
JAMA Network Open. 2(10) [DOI] 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.14084. [PMID] 31651972.
2019
Design of the Rural LEAP randomized trial: An evaluation of extended-care programs for weight management delivered via group or individual telephone counseling.
Contemporary clinical trials. 76:55-63 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cct.2018.11.006. [PMID] 30408606.
2019
Effect of dose of behavioral weight loss treatment on glycemic control in adults with prediabetes.
BMJ open diabetes research & care. 7(1) [DOI] 10.1136/bmjdrc-2019-000653. [PMID] 31245006.
2018
2018 ACC/HRS/NASCI/SCAI/SCCT Expert Consensus Document on Optimal Use of Ionizing Radiation in Cardiovascular Imaging-Best Practices for Safety and Effectiveness, Part 1: Radiation Physics and Radiation Biology: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Task Force on Expert Consensus Decision Pathways Developed in Collaboration With Mended Hearts.
Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions. 92(2):203-221 [DOI] 10.1002/ccd.27660. [PMID] 30160013.
2018
2018 ACC/HRS/NASCI/SCAI/SCCT Expert Consensus Document on Optimal Use of Ionizing Radiation in Cardiovascular Imaging-Best Practices for Safety and Effectiveness, Part 2: Radiological Equipment Operation, Dose-Sparing Methodologies, Patient and Medical Personnel Protection.
Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions. 92(2):222-246 [DOI] 10.1002/ccd.27661. [PMID] 30160001.
2018
2018 ACC/HRS/NASCI/SCAI/SCCT Expert Consensus Document on Optimal Use of Ionizing Radiation in Cardiovascular Imaging: Best Practices for Safety and Effectiveness.
Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions. 92(2):E35-E97 [DOI] 10.1002/ccd.27659. [PMID] 30160063.
2018
2018 ACC/HRS/NASCI/SCAI/SCCT Expert Consensus Document on Optimal Use of Ionizing Radiation in Cardiovascular Imaging-Best Practices for Safety and Effectiveness, Part 2: Radiological Equipment Operation, Dose-Sparing Methodologies, Patient and Medical Personnel Protection: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Task Force on Expert Consensus Decision Pathways.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 71(24):2829-2855 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacc.2018.02.018. [PMID] 29729878.
2018
2018 ACC/HRS/NASCI/SCAI/SCCT Expert Consensus Document on Optimal Use of Ionizing Radiation in Cardiovascular Imaging: Best Practices for Safety and Effectiveness: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Task Force on Expert Consensus Decision Pathways.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 71(24):e283-e351 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacc.2018.02.016. [PMID] 29729877.
2018
2018 ACC/HRS/NASCI/SCAI/SCCT Expert Consensus Document on Optimal Use of Ionizing Radiation in Cardiovascular Imaging-Best Practices for Safety and Effectiveness, Part 1: Radiation Physics and Radiation Biology: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Task Force on Expert Consensus Decision Pathways.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 71(24):2811-2828 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacc.2018.02.017. [PMID] 29729876.
2018
Cognitive Function and Changes in Cognitive Function as Predictors of Incident Cardiovascular Disease: The Women’s Health Initiative Memory Study.
The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 73(6):779-785 [DOI] 10.1093/gerona/glx138. [PMID] 28977360.
2018
Evaluation of the Pooled Cohort Risk Equations for Cardiovascular Risk Prediction in a Multiethnic Cohort From the Women’s Health Initiative.
JAMA internal medicine. 178(9):1231-1240 [DOI] 10.1001/jamainternmed.2018.2875. [PMID] 30039172.
2017
Changes in the Professional Lives of Cardiologists Over 2 Decades.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 69(4):452-462 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacc.2016.11.027. [PMID] 28012614.
2017
Erratum: Genetic loci associated with heart rate variability and their effects on cardiac disease risk.
Nature communications. 8 [DOI] 10.1038/ncomms16140. [PMID] 28767105.
2017
Fifteen Genetic Loci Associated With the Electrocardiographic P Wave.
Circulation. Cardiovascular genetics. 10(4) [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCGENETICS.116.001667. [PMID] 28794112.
2017
Genetic loci associated with heart rate variability and their effects on cardiac disease risk.
Nature communications. 8 [DOI] 10.1038/ncomms15805. [PMID] 28613276.
2017
Osteoporosis in the Women’s Health Initiative: Another Treatment Gap?
The American journal of medicine. 130(8):937-948 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjmed.2017.02.042. [PMID] 28366425.
2017
Venous thromboembolism incidence, recurrence, and mortality based on Women’s Health Initiative data and Medicare claims.
Thrombosis research. 150:78-85 [DOI] 10.1016/j.thromres.2016.11.015. [PMID] 28063368.
2016
Obesity and Structural Brain Integrity in Older Women: The Women’s Health Initiative Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study.
The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 71(9):1216-1222 [DOI] 10.1093/gerona/glw023. [PMID] 26961581.
2016
Physical impairment and body weight history in postmenopausal women: the Women’s Health Initiative.
Public health nutrition. 19(17):3169-3177 [PMID] 27269298.
2016
Safety of Routine Invasive Versus Selective Invasive Therapy in Women with Non-ST-Elevation Acute Coronary Syndrome.
Cardiology and therapy. 5(1):43-50 [DOI] 10.1007/s40119-015-0055-x. [PMID] 26661893.
2016
The Relationship of Cardiovascular Disease to Physical Functioning in Women Surviving to Age 80 and Above in the Women’s Health Initiative.
The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 71 Suppl 1(Suppl 1):S42-53 [DOI] 10.1093/gerona/glv087. [PMID] 26858324.
2015
2014 ACC/AHA Key Data Elements and Definitions for Cardiovascular Endpoint Events in Clinical Trials: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards (Writing Committee to Develop Cardiovascular Endpoints Data Standards).
Circulation. 132(4):302-61 [DOI] 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000156. [PMID] 25547519.
2015
2014 ACC/AHA Key Data Elements and Definitions for Cardiovascular Endpoint Events in Clinical Trials: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards (Writing Committee to Develop Cardiovascular Endpoints Data Standards).
Journal of nuclear cardiology : official publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology. 22(5):1041-144 [DOI] 10.1007/s12350-015-0209-1. [PMID] 26204990.
2015
2014 ACC/AHA Key Data Elements and Definitions for Cardiovascular Endpoint Events in Clinical Trials: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards (Writing Committee to Develop Cardiovascular Endpoints Data Standards).
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 66(4):403-69 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacc.2014.12.018. [PMID] 25553722.
2014
Alteration in fasting glucose after prolonged treatment with a thiazide diuretic.
Diabetes research and clinical practice. 104(3):363-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.diabres.2014.04.004. [PMID] 24794890.
2014
Comparative effectiveness of three doses of weight-loss counseling: two-year findings from the rural LITE trial.
Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.). 22(11):2293-300 [DOI] 10.1002/oby.20832. [PMID] 25376396.
2014
Comparison of Medicare claims versus physician adjudication for identifying stroke outcomes in the Women’s Health Initiative.
Stroke. 45(3):815-21 [DOI] 10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.003408. [PMID] 24525955.
2014
Menopausal Hormone Therapy and Health Outcomes During the Intervention and Extended Poststopping Phases of the Women’s Health Initiative Randomized Trials
Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey. 69(2):83-85 [DOI] 10.1097/01.ogx.0000444679.66386.38.
2014
Modifying effect of obesity on the association between sitting and incident diabetes in post-menopausal women.
Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.). 22(4):1133-41 [DOI] 10.1002/oby.20620. [PMID] 24123945.
2014
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and cardiovascular outcomes in women: results from the women’s health initiative.
Circulation. Cardiovascular quality and outcomes. 7(4):603-10 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.113.000800. [PMID] 25006185.
2014
Prevention of cardiovascular disease in women.
Seminars in reproductive medicine. 32(6):447-53 [DOI] 10.1055/s-0034-1384628. [PMID] 25321422.
2014
Use of aspirin for primary and secondary cardiovascular disease prevention in the United States, 2011-2012.
Journal of the American Heart Association. 3(4) [DOI] 10.1161/JAHA.114.000989. [PMID] 25023071.
2013
Common genetic variation near the connexin-43 gene is associated with resting heart rate in African Americans: a genome-wide association study of 13,372 participants.
Heart rhythm. 10(3):401-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.hrthm.2012.11.014. [PMID] 23183192.
2013
Demographic and health factors associated with enrollment in posttrial studies: the Women’s Health Initiative Hormone Therapy Trials.
Clinical trials (London, England). 10(3):463-72 [DOI] 10.1177/1740774513477931. [PMID] 23480899.
2013
Menopausal hormone therapy and health outcomes during the intervention and extended poststopping phases of the Women’s Health Initiative randomized trials.
JAMA. 310(13):1353-68 [DOI] 10.1001/jama.2013.278040. [PMID] 24084921.
2013
Risk factors for atrial fibrillation and their population burden in postmenopausal women: the Women’s Health Initiative Observational Study.
Heart (British Cardiac Society). 99(16):1173-8 [DOI] 10.1136/heartjnl-2013-303798. [PMID] 23756655.
2013
Self-reported snoring and risk of cardiovascular disease among postmenopausal women (from the Women’s Health Initiative).
The American journal of cardiology. 111(4):540-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjcard.2012.10.039. [PMID] 23219175.
2013
Sleep duration, insomnia, and coronary heart disease among postmenopausal women in the Women’s Health Initiative.
Journal of women's health (2002). 22(6):477-86 [DOI] 10.1089/jwh.2012.3918. [PMID] 23651054.
2012
ACCF/SCAI/STS/AATS/AHA/ASNC/HFSA/SCCT 2012 appropriate use criteria for coronary revascularization focused update: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Appropriate Use Criteria Task Force, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, American Association for Thoracic Surgery, American Heart Association, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, and the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 143(4):780-803 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.01.061. [PMID] 22424518.
2012
Comparing Costs of Telephone vs Face-to-Face Extended-Care Programs for the Management of Obesity in Rural Settings.
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. 112(9):1363-1373 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jand.2012.05.002. [PMID] 22818246.
2012
Impact of ancestry and common genetic variants on QT interval in African Americans.
Circulation. Cardiovascular genetics. 5(6):647-55 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCGENETICS.112.962787. [PMID] 23166209.
2012
Novel loci associated with PR interval in a genome-wide association study of 10 African American cohorts.
Circulation. Cardiovascular genetics. 5(6):639-46 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCGENETICS.112.963991. [PMID] 23139255.
2012
Racial and ethnic differences in incident hospitalized heart failure in postmenopausal women: the Women’s Health Initiative.
Circulation. 126(6):688-96 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.111.066688. [PMID] 22753306.
2012
Risk factors for sudden cardiac death in post-menopausal women.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 60(25):2674-82 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacc.2012.09.031. [PMID] 23177296.
2012
Self-Reported Snoring and Cardiovascular Outcomes Among Postmenopausal Women: the Women’s Health Initiative (Whi)
Sleep. 35
2012
The 2010 North American Menopause Society position statement on hormone therapy goes beyond the available evidence.
Menopause (New York, N.Y.). 19(7):835-6; author reply 836 [DOI] 10.1097/gme.0b013e3182594f76. [PMID] 22668818.
2011
ACCF/AHA 2011 health policy statement on therapeutic interchange and substitution: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Clinical Quality Committee.
Circulation. 124(11):1290-310 [DOI] 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31822d97d5. [PMID] 21844072.
2011
ACCF/AHA 2011 health policy statement on therapeutic interchange and substitution: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Clinical Quality Committee.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 58(12):1287-307 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacc.2011.06.001. [PMID] 21849242.
2011
Effects of a low-fat dietary intervention on glucose, insulin, and insulin resistance in the Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) Dietary Modification trial.
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 94(1):75-85 [DOI] 10.3945/ajcn.110.010843. [PMID] 21562091.
2011
How much walking is needed to improve cardiorespiratory fitness? An examination of the 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans.
Research quarterly for exercise and sport. 82(2):365-70 [PMID] 21699118.
2011
The cross-sectional relationship of hemoglobin levels and functional outcomes in women with self-reported osteoarthritis: results from the Women’s Health Initiative.
Seminars in arthritis and rheumatism. 41(3):406-14 [DOI] 10.1016/j.semarthrit.2011.04.008. [PMID] 21723591.
2010
Cognitive Function and Cognitive Change On Incident Cvd: the Whi Memory Study (Whims)
Gerontologist. 50
2010
Multimarker prediction of coronary heart disease risk: the Women’s Health Initiative.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 55(19):2080-91 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacc.2009.12.047. [PMID] 20447530.
2010
Relationship of hypertension, blood pressure, and blood pressure control with white matter abnormalities in the Women’s Health Initiative Memory Study (WHIMS)-MRI trial.
Journal of clinical hypertension (Greenwich, Conn.). 12(3):203-12 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1751-7176.2009.00234.x. [PMID] 20433539.
2010
Relative effects of tamoxifen, raloxifene, and conjugated equine estrogens on cognition.
Journal of women's health (2002). 19(3):371-9 [DOI] 10.1089/jwh.2009.1605. [PMID] 20136553.
2009
ACCF/AHA 2009 performance measures for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in adults: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Performance Measures (Writing Committee to Develop Performance Measures for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease) developed in collaboration with the American Academy of Family Physicians; American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation; and Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association: endorsed by the American College of Preventive Medicine, American College of Sports Medicine, and Society for Women’s Health Research.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 54(14):1364-405 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacc.2009.08.005. [PMID] 19778679.
2009
ACCF/SCAI/STS/AATS/AHA/ASNC 2009 Appropriateness Criteria for Coronary Revascularization : a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Appropriateness Criteria Task Force, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, American Association for Thoracic Surgery, American Heart Association, and the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology. Endorsed by the American Society of Echocardiography, the Heart Failure Society of America, and the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography.
Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions. 73(3):E1-24 [DOI] 10.1002/ccd.21964. [PMID] 19127535.
2009
AHA/ACCF [corrected] 2009 performance measures for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in adults: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association task force on performance measures (writing committee to develop performance measures for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease): developed in collaboration with the American Academy of Family Physicians; American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation; and Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association: endorsed by the American College of Preventive Medicine, American College of Sports Medicine, and Society for Women’s Health Research.
Circulation. 120(13):1296-336 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.109.192617. [PMID] 19770388.
2009
Heart Failure Incidence and Prognosis in Post-Menopausal Women According To Different Diagnostic Criteria: the Women’s Health Initiative Hormone Therapy Randomized Trials
Circulation. 120
2009
Hormone Therapy and Heart Failure Incidence and Prognosis in Post-Menopausal Women: the Women’s Health Initiative Hormone Therapy Randomized Trials
Circulation. 120
2009
Hormone Therapy and Heart Failure Incidence and Prognosis in Post-Menopausal Women: the Women’s Health Initiative Hormone Therapy Randomized Trials
Circulation. 120
2009
Independent Clinical Correlates of Atrial Fibrillation in Postmenopausal Women: the Women’s Health Initiative Observational Study
Circulation. 120
2009
Multi-Marker Prediction of Coronary Heart Disease Risk: the Women’s Health Initiative
Circulation. 120
2008
Calcium, vitamin D supplementation, and physical function in the Women’s Health Initiative.
Journal of the American Dietetic Association. 108(9):1472-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jada.2008.06.432. [PMID] 18755319.
2008
Cardiovascular risk in women with non-specific chest pain (from the Women’s Health Initiative Hormone Trials).
The American journal of cardiology. 102(6):693-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjcard.2007.12.044. [PMID] 18773990.
2008
Extended-care programs for weight management in rural communities: the treatment of obesity in underserved rural settings (TOURS) randomized trial.
Archives of internal medicine. 168(21):2347-54 [DOI] 10.1001/archinte.168.21.2347. [PMID] 19029500.
2008
Relative Effects of Tamoxifen, Raloxifene, and Estrogen Therapy On Cognition: Results From the Women’S Health Initiative Memory Study (Whims) and the Cognition in the Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene (Costar) Clinical Trials.
Reproductive Sciences. 15
2008
Survey results: a decade of change in professional life in cardiology: a 2008 report of the ACC women in cardiology council.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 52(25):2215-26 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacc.2008.09.008. [PMID] 19095147.
2008
Usefulness of baseline lipids and C-reactive protein in women receiving menopausal hormone therapy as predictors of treatment-related coronary events.
The American journal of cardiology. 101(11):1599-1605 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjcard.2008.01.043. [PMID] 18489937.
2006
Association between alcohol intake and domain-specific cognitive function in older women.
Neuroepidemiology. 27(1):1-12 [PMID] 16717476.
2006
Calcium plus vitamin D supplementation and the risk of colorectal cancer.
The New England journal of medicine. 354(7):684-96 [PMID] 16481636.
2006
Calcium plus vitamin D supplementation and the risk of fractures.
The New England journal of medicine. 354(7):669-83 [PMID] 16481635.
2006
Combined analysis of Women’s Health Initiative observational and clinical trial data on postmenopausal hormone treatment and cardiovascular disease.
American journal of epidemiology. 163(7):589-99 [PMID] 16484450.
2006
Elderly women diagnosed with nonspecific chest pain may be at increased cardiovascular risk.
Journal of women's health (2002). 15(10):1151-60 [PMID] 17199456.
2006
Impact of cyclooxygenase inhibitors in the Women’s Health Initiative hormone trials: secondary analysis of a randomized trial.
PLoS clinical trials. 1(5) [PMID] 17016543.
2006
Low-fat dietary pattern and risk of cardiovascular disease: the Women’s Health Initiative Randomized Controlled Dietary Modification Trial.
JAMA. 295(6):655-66 [PMID] 16467234.
2006
Low-fat dietary pattern and risk of invasive breast cancer: the Women’s Health Initiative Randomized Controlled Dietary Modification Trial.
JAMA. 295(6):629-42 [PMID] 16467232.
2006
The effect of conjugated equine oestrogen on diabetes incidence: the Women’s Health Initiative randomised trial.
Diabetologia. 49(3):459-68 [PMID] 16440209.
2005
Combined postmenopausal hormone therapy and cardiovascular disease: toward resolving the discrepancy between observational studies and the Women’s Health Initiative clinical trial.
American journal of epidemiology. 162(5):404-14 [PMID] 16033876.
2005
Effect of estrogen therapy on gallbladder disease.
JAMA. 293(3):330-9 [PMID] 15657326.
2005
Gaps in women’s perceptions of the causes of coronary heart disease: rationale for improving the message.
Journal of cardiopulmonary rehabilitation. 25(3):146-8 [PMID] 15931017.
2005
Physical activity and diabetes risk in postmenopausal women.
American journal of preventive medicine. 28(1):19-25 [PMID] 15626551.
2005
Prescribing exercise at varied levels of intensity and frequency: a randomized trial.
Archives of internal medicine. 165(20):2362-9 [PMID] 16287765.
2004
Effects of conjugated equine estrogen in postmenopausal women with hysterectomy: the Women’s Health Initiative randomized controlled trial.
JAMA. 291(14):1701-12 [PMID] 15082697.
2004
Effects of exercise on emerging and traditional cardiovascular risk factors.
Preventive medicine. 39(5):894-902 [PMID] 15475021.
2004
Estrogen and progestin use and the QT interval in postmenopausal women.
Annals of noninvasive electrocardiology : the official journal of the International Society for Holter and Noninvasive Electrocardiology, Inc. 9(4):366-74 [PMID] 15485516.
2004
Understanding the impact of abnormal cardiac activation on cardiac function.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 43(9):1532-3 [PMID] 15120807.
2004
Working group 2: How to encourage more women to choose a career in cardiology.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 44(2):238-41 [PMID] 15261911.
2003
Effect of estrogen plus progestin on stroke in postmenopausal women: the Women’s Health Initiative: a randomized trial.
JAMA. 289(20):2673-84 [PMID] 12771114.
2003
Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Women.
Current treatment options in cardiovascular medicine. 5(4):287-298 [PMID] 12834566.
2003
The Women’s Health Initiative recruitment methods and results.
Annals of epidemiology. 13(9 Suppl):S18-77 [PMID] 14575939.
2003
Usefulness of prior hysterectomy as an independent predictor of Framingham risk score (The Women’s Health Initiative).
The American journal of cardiology. 92(3):264-9 [PMID] 12888128.
2002
Adherence to exercise prescriptions: effects of prescribing moderate versus higher levels of intensity and frequency.
Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association. 21(5):452-8 [PMID] 12211512.
2002
Evaluating women with chest pain for the diagnosis of coronary artery disease.
Disease-a-month : DM. 48(10):647-58 [PMID] 12562052.
2002
Gender differences in the presentation and symptoms of coronary artery disease.
Current women's health reports. 2(2):115-9 [PMID] 12116600.
2002
Hormones and heart disease: what we thought, what we have learned, what we still need to know.
Transactions of the American Clinical and Climatological Association. 113:31-40; discussion 40 [PMID] 12053716.
2002
Issues of hormone replacement therapy and cardiovascular disease for elderly women.
The American journal of geriatric cardiology. 11(4):217-22 [PMID] 12091770.
2002
President’s message. Society of Geriatric Cardiology.
The American journal of geriatric cardiology. 11(6) [PMID] 12455498.
2001
Can sedentary adults accurately recall the intensity of their physical activity?
Preventive medicine. 33(1):18-26 [PMID] 11482992.
2001
Risk factors for kidney stones in older women in the southern United States.
The American journal of the medical sciences. 322(1):12-8 [PMID] 11465241.
2001
The continuation of the Prevention of Events With Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibition (PEACE) Trial.
American heart journal. 142(3):375-7 [PMID] 11526345.
2000
AHA Science Advisory. Resistance exercise in individuals with and without cardiovascular disease: benefits, rationale, safety, and prescription: An advisory from the Committee on Exercise, Rehabilitation, and Prevention, Council on Clinical Cardiology, American Heart Association; Position paper endorsed by the American College of Sports Medicine.
Circulation. 101(7):828-33 [PMID] 10683360.
2000
Assessment of functional capacity in clinical and research applications: An advisory from the Committee on Exercise, Rehabilitation, and Prevention, Council on Clinical Cardiology, American Heart Association.
Circulation. 102(13):1591-7 [PMID] 11004153.
2000
Core components of cardiac rehabilitation/secondary prevention programs: A statement for healthcare professionals from the American Heart Association and the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Writing Group.
Circulation. 102(9):1069-73 [PMID] 10961975.
2000
Echocardiographic predictors of clinical outcome in patients with left ventricular dysfunction enrolled in the SOLVD registry and trials: significance of left ventricular hypertrophy. Studies of Left Ventricular Dysfunction.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 35(5):1237-44 [PMID] 10758966.
2000
Is insurance a more important determinant of healthcare access than perceived health? Evidence from the Women’s Health Initiative.
Journal of women's health & gender-based medicine. 9(8):881-9 [PMID] 11074954.
2000
Prevention Conference V: Beyond secondary prevention: identifying the high-risk patient for primary prevention: tests for silent and inducible ischemia: Writing Group II.
Circulation. 101(1):E12-6 [PMID] 10618317.
2000
Safety and utility of exercise testing in emergency room chest pain centers: An advisory from the Committee on Exercise, Rehabilitation, and Prevention, Council on Clinical Cardiology, American Heart Association.
Circulation. 102(12):1463-7 [PMID] 10993869.
2000
The ACC training outcomes survey of recently trained cardiology fellows.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 35(3):808-14 [PMID] 10716487.
2000
The importance of health insurance as a determinant of cancer screening: evidence from the Women’s Health Initiative.
Preventive medicine. 31(3):261-70 [PMID] 10964640.
1999
AHA/ACC scientific statement: consensus panel statement. Guide to preventive cardiology for women. American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 33(6):1751-5 [PMID] 10334455.
1999
Guide to Preventive Cardiology for Women.AHA/ACC Scientific Statement Consensus panel statement.
Circulation. 99(18):2480-4 [PMID] 10318674.
1998
ACC expert consensus document. Radiation safety in the practice of cardiology. American College of Cardiology.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 31(4):892-913 [PMID] 9525565.
1998
Effect of pravastatin on cardiovascular events in older patients with myocardial infarction and cholesterol levels in the average range. Results of the Cholesterol and Recurrent Events (CARE) trial.
Annals of internal medicine. 129(9):681-9 [PMID] 9841599.
1998
Effect of pravastatin on cardiovascular events in women after myocardial infarction: the cholesterol and recurrent events (CARE) trial.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 32(1):140-6 [PMID] 9669262.
1998
Exercise and rehabilitation in women. Indications and outcomes.
Cardiology clinics. 16(1):27-36 [PMID] 9507778.
1998
The ACC professional life survey: career decisions of women and men in cardiology. A report of the Committee on Women in Cardiology. American College of Cardiology.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 32(3):827-35 [PMID] 9741533.
1998
The role of hormone replacement therapy in preventing coronary artery disease in women.
Current opinion in cardiology. 13(2):139-44 [PMID] 9593554.
1997
Effects of age, physical training, and physical fitness on coronary heart disease risk factors in older track athletes at twenty-year follow-up.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 45(12):1446-53 [PMID] 9400553.
1997
Twenty-year follow-up of aerobic power and body composition of older track athletes.
Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985). 82(5):1508-16 [PMID] 9134900.
1996
Coronary heart disease in women. Past gaps, present state and future promises.
The Journal of the Florida Medical Association. 83(7):455-8 [PMID] 8824085.
1996
Fluid homeostasis after heart transplantation: the role of cardiac denervation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 15(9):872-80 [PMID] 8889982.
1996
Relation of ventricular size and function to heart failure status and ventricular dysrhythmia in patients with severe left ventricular dysfunction.
The American journal of cardiology. 77(8):606-11 [PMID] 8610611.
1995
Effect of cardiac transplantation on Cheyne-Stokes respiration occurring during sleep.
The American journal of cardiology. 76(8):632-4 [PMID] 7677096.
1995
Effects of long-term enalapril therapy on cardiac structure and function in patients with left ventricular dysfunction. Results of the SOLVD echocardiography substudy.
Circulation. 91(10):2573-81 [PMID] 7743619.
1995
Extreme blood pressure fluctuations in a patient with intact autonomic reflexes and intact sodium conservation.
Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN. 6(5):1347-53 [PMID] 8589308.
1994
Aging and cardiac function: influence of exercise.
Southern medical journal. 87(5):S13-6 [PMID] 8178196.
1994
Does routine stress-thallium cardiac scanning reduce postoperative cardiac complications?
Annals of surgery. 219(6):654-61; discussion 661 [PMID] 8203974.
1994
Exercise testing in selected patient groups. Women, the elderly, and the asymptomatic.
Primary care. 21(3):517-34 [PMID] 9132756.
1994
Moderate- and high-intensity exercise lowers blood pressure in normotensive subjects 60 to 79 years of age.
The American journal of cardiology. 73(15):1124-8 [PMID] 8198040.
1993
Blood gas dynamics at the onset of exercise in heart transplant recipients.
Chest. 103(6):1692-8 [PMID] 8404086.
1993
Emotional and coping responses to serial killings. The Gainesville murders.
The Journal of nervous and mental disease. 181(7):417-21 [PMID] 8320543.
1993
Exercise-induced hypoxemia in heart transplant recipients.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 22(3):768-76 [PMID] 8354811.
1993
Skeletal muscle strength in heart transplant recipients.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 12(6 Pt 1):1018-23 [PMID] 8312302.
1993
The impact of diet on coronary heart disease.
The Medical clinics of North America. 77(4):849-62 [PMID] 8321073.
1992
Abnormal neuroendocrine responses during exercise in heart transplant recipients.
Circulation. 86(5):1453-63 [PMID] 1423959.
1992
Clinical characteristics of patients in studies of left ventricular dysfunction (SOLVD).
The American journal of cardiology. 70(9):894-900 [PMID] 1529944.
1992
Clinical features of coronary heart disease in the elderly.
Cardiovascular clinics. 22(2):63-73 [PMID] 1586927.
1992
The reproductive system and exercise in women.
Medicine and science in sports and exercise. 24(6 Suppl):S288-93 [PMID] 1625553.
1991
Disposition and pharmacodynamics of dichloroacetate (DCA) and oxalate following oral DCA doses.
Biopharmaceutics & drug disposition. 12(5):375-90 [PMID] 1878534.
1991
Injuries and adherence to walk/jog and resistance training programs in the elderly.
Medicine and science in sports and exercise. 23(10):1194-200 [PMID] 1758297.
1990
A second-generation computer-based edge detection algorithm for short-axis, two-dimensional echocardiographic images: accuracy and improvement in interobserver variability.
Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : official publication of the American Society of Echocardiography. 3(2):79-90 [PMID] 2334547.
1990
Nitroglycerin-induced hypotension, bradycardia, and asystole: report of a case and review of the literature.
Clinical cardiology. 13(10):741-4 [PMID] 2124178.
1989
Cardiovascular responses of 70- to 79-yr-old men and women to exercise training.
Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985). 66(6):2589-94 [PMID] 2745320.
1989
Renal and hemodynamic responses to bumetanide in hypertension: effects of nitrendipine.
Kidney international. 36(4):719-25 [PMID] 2811069.
1989
Supportive and problematic social interactions: a social network analysis.
American journal of community psychology. 17(6):831-6 [PMID] 2636542.
1987
Assessment of left ventricular diastolic filling by two-dimensional echocardiography.
American heart journal. 113(5):1108-13 [PMID] 3578004.
1987
Evaluation of an aortic annular pseudoaneurysm by MRI: comparison with echocardiography, angiography and surgery.
Cardiovascular and interventional radiology. 10(4):188-93 [PMID] 3115572.
1987
Palliative balloon valvuloplasty for calcific aortic stenosis in the elderly.
The Journal of the Florida Medical Association. 74(6):402-4 [PMID] 2444668.
1986
Determination of regurgitant fraction in isolated mitral or aortic regurgitation by pulsed Doppler two-dimensional echocardiography.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 7(6):1273-8 [PMID] 3711483.
1986
Echocardiographic anatomy of the eustachian valve.
The American journal of cardiology. 57(4):363-5 [PMID] 3946237.
1986
Effect of propranolol on myocardial ischemia occurring during acute coronary occlusion.
Circulation. 73(4):727-33 [PMID] 2936533.
1985
Cardiac evaluation following heart injury.
The Journal of trauma. 25(8):758-65 [PMID] 4020910.
1985
Determination of parameters of left ventricular diastolic filling with pulsed Doppler echocardiography: comparison with cineangiography.
Circulation. 71(3):543-50 [PMID] 3971525.
1985
Tricuspid regurgitation during pregnancy: two-dimensional and pulsed Doppler echocardiographic observations.
The American journal of cardiology. 55(8):1059-62 [PMID] 3984867.
1984
Pulsed Doppler echocardiographic determination of stroke volume and cardiac output: clinical validation of two new methods using the apical window.
Circulation. 70(3):425-31 [PMID] 6744546.
1983
Cardiac echinococcal cyst: diagnosis by two-dimensional echocardiography.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2(3):574-7 [PMID] 6875121.
1983
Detection of coronary artery disease with exercise two-dimensional echocardiography. Description of a clinically applicable method and comparison with radionuclide ventriculography.
Circulation. 67(6):1211-8 [PMID] 6303623.
1983
Induction of clinical ventricular tachycardia using programmed stimulation: value of third and fourth extrastimuli.
The American journal of cardiology. 52(5):501-6 [PMID] 6613871.

Grants

Jan 2016 – May 2019
miscellaneous donors
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: MISCELLANEOUS DONORS
Oct 2015 – Apr 2019
Womens Health Initiative Regional Centers: Southeast Regional Center
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: WAKE FOREST UNIV via NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI
Feb 2014 – Jan 2016
WHI CSC LILAC Study
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: KAISER FOU RESEARCH INSTITUTE-Duplicate via NATL INST OF HLTH NCI
Aug 2013 – Apr 2020
Rural Lifestyle Eating and Activity Program (Rural LEAP)
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI

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