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Gregory L. Burke, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Education & Training

  • B.A., University of Northern Iowa , 1977
  • M.D., University of Iowa College of Medicine , 1981
  • M.S., University of Iowa , 1983
  • Fellowship, University of Iowa College of, 1983

Memberships

  • Am Soc of Preventiv Cardiology
  • American Epidemiologic Society
  • Am Heart Association
Gregory L. Burke, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Gregory L. Burke, M.D.

Director, Public Health Sciences
Shared Resource Director, Translational Science Institute
Professor, Public Health Sciences
Translational Science Institute
Comprehensive Cancer Center
Center for Biomolecular Imaging
Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity
Sticht Center on Aging
WFU Primate Center
Center for Integrative Medicine
Neurology

Research Interests

atherosclerosis/thrombosis, epidemiology, genetics/genome, prevention, vascular diseases

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-2930 | Department: 336-716-2930

Email: gburke@wakehealth.edu

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Recent Publications

Azeem A, Yeboah J, Bertoni A, Burke G, Turkbey E, Szklo M, Herrington D. Association of hemoglobin A1C with cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality in individuals without diabetes--the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [abstract]. Circulation. 2013;127(12 Suppl):AP278.

Mahler SA, Hiestand BC, Nwanaji-Enwerem J, Goff DC, Burke GL, Douglas Case L, Nicks B, Miller CD. Reduction in observation unit length of stay with coronary computed tomography angiography depends on time of emergency department presentation. Acad Emerg Med. 2013;20(3):231-239.

Shah SA, Herrington DM, Howard TD, Divers J, Arnett DK, Burke GL, Kao WH, Guo X, Siscovick DS, Chakravarti A, Lima JA, Psaty BM, Tomaselli GF, Rich SS, Bowden DW, Post W. Associations between NOS1AP single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) and QT interval duration in four racial/ethnic groups in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol. 2013;18(1):29-40.


Mahler SA, Burke GL, Goff DC Jr, Hiestand BC, Nicks BA, Hoekstra JW, Case LD, Miller CD. Avoidable utilization of the chest pain observation unit: evaluation of very-low-risk patients. Crit Pathw Cardiol. 2013;12(2):59-64.

McClain J, Hsu F, Brown E, Burke G, Carr J, Harris T, Kritchevsky S, Szklo M, Tracy R, Ding J. Pericardial adipose tissue and coronary artery calcification in the Multi-ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2013;21(5):1056-1063.

Mahler SA, Burke GL, Goff DC, Case LD, Miller CD. Potentially avoidable chest pain observation unit utilization: admission of very-low risk patients [abstract]. Acad Emerg Med. 2013;20(5 Suppl 1):S33.

Polak JF, Szklo M, Kronmal RA, Burke GL, Shea S, Zavodni AE, O'Leary DH. The value of carotid artery plaque and intima-media thickness for incident cardiovascular disease: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. J Am Heart Assoc. 2013;2(2):e000087.

Pan CW, Klein BE, Cotch MF, Shrager S, Klein R, Folsom A, Kronmal R, Shea SJ, Burke GL, Saw SM, Wong TY. Racial variations in the prevalence of refractive errors in the United States: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Ophthalmol. 2013;155(6):1129-1138.

Monda KL, Chen GK, Taylor KC, Ng MCY, Liu Y, Freedman BI, Howard TD, Langefeld CD, Lohman K, Palmer ND, Shriner DA, Burke G, Ding J, et al. A meta-analysis identifies new loci associated with body mass index in individuals of African ancestry. Nat Genet. 2013;45(6):690-696.

Alonso A, Krijthe BP, Aspelund T, Stepas KA, Pencina MJ, Moser CB, Sinner MF, Sotoodehnia N, Fontes JD, Janssens AC, Kronmal RA, Magnani JW, Witteman JC, Chamberlain AM, Lubitz SA, Schnabel RB, Agarwal SK, McManus DD,. Simple risk model predicts incidence of atrial fibrillation in a racially and geographically diverse population: the CHARGE-AF consortium. J Am Heart Assoc. 2013;2(2):e000102.

Winston GJ, Palmas W, Lima J, Polak JF, Bertoni AG, Burke G, Eng J, Gottesman R, Shea S. Pulse pressure and subclinical cardiovascular disease in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Hypertens. 2013;26(5):636-642.

Fu W, O'Connor TD, Jun G, Kang HM, Abecasis G, Leal SM, Gabriel S, Rieder MJ, Altshuler D, Shendure J, Nickerson DA, Bamshad MJ, Bowden DW, Burke G, Carr J, Goff D, Herrington DM, Liu Y, Bleecker E, Meyers D,. Analysis of 6,515 exomes reveals the recent origin of most human protein-coding variants. Nature. 2013;493(7431):216-220.

Shea MK, Booth SL, Miller ME, Burke GL, Chen H, Cushman M, Tracy RP, Kritchevsky SB. Association between circulating vitamin K1 and coronary calcium progression in community-dwelling adults: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Clin Nutr. 2013;98(1):197-208.

Miller CD, Case LD, Little WC, Mahler SA, Burke GL, Harper EN, Lefebvre C, Hiestand B, Hoekstra JW, Hamilton CA, Hundley WG. Stress CMR reduces revascularization, hospital readmission, and recurrent cardiac testing in intermediate-risk patients with acute chest pain. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013;6(7):785-794.

Liu CT, Monda KL, Taylor KC, Lange L, Demerath EW, Palmas W, Wojczynski MK, Ellis JC, Vitolins MZ, Liu S, Papanicolaou GJ, Irvin MR, Xue L, Griffin PJ, Nalls MA, Adeyemo A, Liu J, Li G, Ruiz-Narvaez EA, Chen WM, Chen F,. Genome-wide association of body fat distribution in african ancestry populations suggests new Loci. PLoS Genet. 2013;9(8):e1003681.

Ahmed HM, Blaha MJ, Nasir K, Jones SR, Rivera JJ, Agatston A, Blankstein R, Wong ND, Lakoski S, Budoff MJ, Burke GL, Sibley CT, Ouyang P, Blumenthal RS. Low-risk lifestyle, coronary calcium, cardiovascular events, and mortality: results from MESA. Am J Epidemiol. 2013;178(1):12-21.

Oza-Frank R, Chan C, Liu K, Burke G, Kanaya AM. Incidence of type 2 diabetes by place of birth in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). J Immigr Minor Health. 2013;15(5):918-924.

Mahler SA, Riley RF, Burke GL, Hiestand BC, Miller CD. Real-time use of a chest pain risk stratification clinical decision rule: a cautionary tale [abstract]. Ann Emerg Med. 2013;62(4 Suppl):S112.

Liu Y, Ding J, Reynolds LM, Lohman K, Register TC, De La Fuente A, Howard TD, Hawkins GA, Cui W, Morris J, Smith SG, Barr RG, Kaufman JD, Burke GL, Post W, Shea S, McCall CE, Siscovick D, Jacobs DR Jr, Tracy RP,. Methylomics of gene expression in human monocytes. Hum Mol Genet. 2013;22(24):5065-5074.


Soliman EZ, Alonso A, Misialek JR, Jain A, Watson KE, Lloyd-Jones DM, Lima J, Shea S, Burke GL, Heckbert SR. Reference ranges of PR duration and P-wave indices in individuals free of cardiovascular disease: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). J Electrocardiol. 2013;46(6):702-706.

Kim DH, Chaves PHM, Newman AB, Klein R, Sarnak MJ, Newton E, Strotmeyer ES, Burke GL, Lipsitz LA. Retinal microvascular signs and disability in the Cardiovascular Health Study. Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(3):350-356.

Okwuosa TM, Greenland P, Burke GL, Eng J, Cushman M, Michos ED, Ning H, Lloyd-Jones DM. Prediction of coronary artery calcium progression in individuals with low Framingham Risk Score: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2012;5(2):144-153.


Shea MK, Booth SL, Nettleton JA, Burke GL, Chen H, Kritchevsky SB. Circulating phylloquinone concentrations of adults in the United States differ according to race and ethnicity. J Nutr. 2012;142(6):1060-1066.

Fernandez AB, Wong TY, Klein R, Collins D, Burke G, Cotch MF, Klein B, Sadeghi MM, Chen J. Age-related macular degeneration and incident cardiovascular disease: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Ophthalmology. 2012;119(4):765-770.

Lee KB, Budoff MJ, Zavodni A, Polak JF, Carr JJ, Burke GL, Herrington DM. Coronary artery calcium is associated with degree of stenosis and surface irregularity of carotid artery. Atherosclerosis. 2012;223(1):160-165.

Bettermann K, Arnold AM, Williamson J, Rapp S, Sink K, Toole JF, Carlson MC, Yasar S, Dekosky S, Burke G.. Statins, risk of dementia, and cognitive function: secondary analysis of the ginkgo evaluation of memory study. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2012;21(6):436-444.

Yeboah J, McClelland RL, Polonsky TS, Burke GL, Sibley CT, O'Leary D, Carr JJ, Goff DC Jr, Greenland P, Herrington DM. Comparison of novel risk markers for improvement in cardiovascular risk assessment in intermediate-risk individuals. JAMA. 2012;308(8):788-795.

Kaufman JD, Adar SD, Allen RW, Barr RG, Budoff MJ, Burke GL, Casillas AM, Cohen MA, Curl CL, Daviglus ML, Diez Roux AV, Jacobs DR Jr, Kronmal RA, Larson TV, Liu SL, Lumley T, Navas-Acien A, O'Leary DH, Rotter JI, Sampson PD,. Prospective study of particulate air pollution exposures, subclinical atherosclerosis, and clinical cardiovascular disease: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis and Air Pollution (MESA Air). Am J Epidemiol. 2012;176(9):825-837.

Lamprea-Montealegre JA, Astor BC, McClelland RL, de Boer IH, Burke GL, Sibley CT, O'Leary D, Sharrett AR, Szklo M. CKD, plasma lipids, and common carotid intima-media thickness: results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2012;7(11):1777-1785.

Polak JF, Johnson C, Harrington A, Wong Q, O'Leary DH, Burke G, Yanez ND. Changes in carotid intima-media thickness during the cardiac cycle: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. J Am Heart Assoc. 2012;1(4):e001420.

Nguyen HT, Bertoni AG, Nettleton JA, Bluemke DA, Levitan EB, Burke GL. DASH eating pattern is associated with favorable left ventricular function in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. J Am Coll Nutr. 2012;31(6):401-407.

Yeboah J, Crouse JR, Bluemke DA, Lima JAC, Polak JF, Burke GL, Herrington DM. Endothelial dysfunction is associated with left ventricular mass (assessed using MRI) in an adult population (MESA). J Hum Hypertens. 2011;25(1):25-31.

Jain A, McClelland RL, Polak JF, Shea S, Burke GL, Bild DE, Watson KE, Budoff MJ, Liu K, Post WS, et al. Cardiovascular imaging for assessing cardiovascular risk in asymptomatic men versus women: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2011;4(1):8-15.

Lakoski SG, Cushman M, Siscovick DS, Blumenthal RS, Palmas W, Burke G, Herrington DM. The relationship between inflammation, obesity and risk for hypertension in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). J Hum Hypertens. 2011;25(2):73-79.

Sanchez DR, Diez Roux AV, Michos ED, Blumenthal RS, Schreiner PJ, Burke GL, Watson K. Comparison of the racial/ethnic prevalence of regular aspirin use for the primary prevention of coronary heart disease from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Cardiol. 2011;107(1):41-46.

Shimbo D, Muntner P, Mann D, Barr RG, Tang W, Post W, Lima J, Burke G, Bluemke D, Shea S. Association of left ventricular hypertrophy with incident hypertension: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Epidemiol. 2011;173(8):898-905.


Okwuosa TM, Greenland P, Ning H, Liu K, Bild DE, Burke GL, Eng J, Lloyd-Jones DM. Distribution of coronary artery calcium scores by Framingham 10-year risk strata in the MESA (Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis): potential implications for coronary risk assessment. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011;57(18):1838-1845.

Kim D, Chaves P, Newman A, Klein R, Sarnak M, Newton E, Strotmeyer E, Burke G, Lipsitz L. Retinal microvascular signs and disability in the Cardiovascular Health Study [abstract]. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011;59(Suppl 1):S34-S35.

Carson AP, Howard G, Burke GL, Shea S, Levitan EB, Muntner P. Ethnic differences in hypertension incidence among middle-aged and older adults: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Hypertension. 2011;57(3):1101-1107.

Kim DH, Newman AB, Hajjar I, Strotmeyer ES, Klein R, Newton E, Sarnak MJ, Burke GL, Lipsitz LA. Retinal microvascular signs and functional loss in older persons: the Cardiovascular Health Study. Stroke. 2011;42(6):1589-1595.


Arking DE, Junttila MJ, Goyette P, Huertas-Vazquez A, Eijgelsheim M, Blom MT, Newton-Cheh C, Reinier K, Prineas RJ, Burke GL, et al. Identification of a sudden cardiac death susceptibility locus at 2q24.2 through genome-wide association in European ancestry individuals. PLoS Genet. 2011;7(6):e1002158.

Huang C-C, Liu K, Pope RM, Du P, Lin S, Rajamannan NM, Huang Q-Q, Jafari N, Burke GL, Post W, et al. Activated TLR signaling in atherosclerosis among women with lower Framingham risk score: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. PLoS ONE. 2011;6(6):e21067.

Soliman EZ, Prineas RJ, Case LD, Russell G, Rosamond W, Rea T, Sotoodehnia N, Post WS, Siscovick D, Burke GL, et al. Electrocardiographic and clinical predictors separating atherosclerotic sudden cardiac death from incident coronary heart disease. Heart. 2011;97(19):1597-1601.

Wain LV, Verwoert GC, O'Reilly PF, Shi G, Johnson T, Johnson AD, Bochud M, Rice KM, Henneman P, Burke GL, et al. Genome-wide association study identifies six new loci influencing pulse pressure and mean arterial pressure. Nat Genet. 2011;43(10):1005-1011.

Brinkley TE, Jerosch-Herold M, Folsom AR, Carr JJ, Hundley WG, Allison MA, Bluemke DA, Burke GL, Szklo M, Ding J. Pericardial fat and myocardial perfusion in asymptomatic adults from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. PLoS ONE. 2011;6(12):e28410.

Yeboah J, Redline S, Johnson C, Tracy R, Ouyang P, Blumenthal RS, Burke GL, Herrington DM. Association between sleep apnea, snoring, incident cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality in an adult population: MESA. Atherosclerosis. 2011;219(2):963-968.

Yeboah J, Bertoni AG, Herrington DM, Post WS, Burke GL. Impaired fasting glucose and the risk of incident diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular events [reply to letter]. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011;58(24):2547.

Coylewright M, Rice K, Budoff MJ, Blumenthal RS, Greenland P, Kronmal R, Barr RG, Burke GL, Tracy R, Post WS. Differentiation of severe coronary artery calcification in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis. 2011;219(2):616-622.

Allen NB, Daviglus M, Adar S, Burke GL, Diez-Roux A, O'Leary D, Raghunathan T, Stein JH, Kaufman J. Effect modification of airborne particulate matter on subclinical atherosclerosis by risk factor burden: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) [abstract]. Circulation. 2011;124(21 Suppl 1):A13217.

Arguelles W, Llabre MM, Penedo FJ, Daviglus ML, Sacco RL, Liu K, Szklo M, Polak JF, Eng J, Burke GL, Schneiderman N. Does change in cardiometabolic risk factors relate to change in coronary artery calcification? Findings from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) [abstract]. Circulation. 2011;124(21 Suppl 1):A9110.

Blaha MJ, McEvoy B, Blankstein R, Budoff MJ, Sibley C, Gregory B [sic] [Burke G], Szklo M, Blumenthal RS, Kronmal R, Nasir K. Comparing zero coronary artery calcium with other negative risk factors for coronary heart disease--Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) [abstract]. Circulation. 2011;124(21 Suppl):A14321.

Fernandez AB, Wong TY, Klein R, Collins D, Burke G, Cotch MF, Klein B, Sadeghi MM, Chen J. Age-related macular degeneration and incident cardiovascular disease: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [abstract]. Circulation. 2011;124(21 Suppl):A8656.

Lee KB, Carr JJ, Budoff M, Polak J, Burke G, Zavodni A, Herrington D. Coronary artery calcium is associated with stenosis degree and surface irregularity of carotid artery: results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) [abstract]. Circulation. 2011;124(21 Suppl):A13551.

Yeboah J, Redline S, Johnson C, Tracy R, Ouyang P, Blumenthal R, Burke GL, Herrington DM. Association between sleep apnea, snoring, incident cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality in an adult population. MESA [abstract]. Circulation. 2011;124(21 Suppl):A14158.

Wong ND, Lopez VA, Roberts CS, Solomon HA, Burke GL, Kuller L, Tracy R, Yanez D, Psaty BM. Combined association of lipids and blood pressure in relation to incident cardiovascular disease in the elderly: the Cardiovascular Health Study. Am J Hypertens. 2010;23(2):161-167.

Yeboah J, McNamara C, Jiang XC, Tabas I, Herrington DM, Burke GL, Shea S. Association of plasma sphingomyelin levels and incident coronary heart disease events in an adult population: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2010;30(3):628-633.

Kuller LH, Ives DG, Fitzpatrick AL, Carlson MC, Mercado C, Lopez OL, Burke GL, Furberg CD, DeKosky ST. Does ginkgo biloba reduce the risk of cardiovascular events?. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2010;3(1):41-47.

Arking DE, Reinier K, Post W, Jui J, Hilton G, O'Connor A, Prineas RJ, Boerwinkle E, Psaty BM, Burke GL, et al. Genome-wide association study identifies GPC5 as a novel genetic locus protective against sudden cardiac arrest. PLoS ONE. 2010;5(3):e9879.

Polonsky TS, McClelland RL, Jorgensen NW, Bild DE, Burke GL, Guerci AD, Greenland P. Coronary artery calcium score and risk classification for coronary heart disease prediction. JAMA. 2010;303(16):1610-1616.

Paramsothy P, Katz R, Ownens DS, Burke GL, Probstfield JL, O'Brien KD. Age-modification of lipoprotein, lipid, and lipoprotein ratio-associated risk for coronary artery calcium (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [MESA]). Am J Cardiol. 2010;105(3):352-358.

Turkbey EB, McClelland RL, Kronmal RA, Burke GL, Bild DE, Tracy RP, Arai AE, Lima JA, Bluemke DA. The impact of obesity on the left ventricle: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2010;3(3):266-274.

Bertoni AG, Burke GL, Owusu JA, Carnethon MR, Vaidya D, Barr RG, Jenny NS, Ouyang P, Rotter JI. Inflammation and the incidence of type 2 diabetes: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Diabetes Care. 2010;33(4):804-810.

Brinkley TE, Lovato JF, Arnold AM, Furberg CD, Kuller LH, Burke GL, Nahin RL, Lopez OL, Yasar S, Williamson JD. Effect of Ginkgo biloba on blood pressure and incidence of hypertension in elderly men and women. Am J Hypertens. 2010;23(5):528-533.

Wang TJ, Zhang F, Richards JB, Kestenbaum B, van Meurs JB, Berry D, Houston DK, Burke GL, Liu YM, Kritchevsky SB, et al. Common genetic determinants of vitamin D insufficiency: a genome-wide association study. Lancet. 2010;376(9736):180-188.

Criqui MH, McClelland RL, McDermott MM, Allison MA, Blumenthal RS, Aboyans V, Ix JH, Burke GL, Liu K, Shea S. The ankle-brachial index and incident cardiovascular events in the MESA (Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010;56(18):1506-1512.

Schnabel RB, Aspelund T, Li G, Sullivan LM, Suchy-Dicey A, Harris TB, Pencina MJ, D'Agostino RB Sr, Levy D, Burke GL, et al. Validation of an atrial fibrillation risk algorithm in whites and African Americans. Arch Intern Med. 2010;170(21):1909-1917.

Carson AP, Howard G, Burke GL, Shea S, Muntner P. Ethnic differences in incident hypertension among middle age and older adults: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [abstract]. Hypertension. 2010;56(5):e88.

Vitolins MZ, Case LD, Morgan TM, Miller MA, Burke GL. Soy use and vasomotor symptoms: Soy Estrogen Alternative follow-up study. Int J Womens Health. 2010;2():381-386.

Fabsitz RR, McGuire A, Sharp RR, Puggal M, Beskow LM, Biesecker LG, Bookman E, Burke W, Burchard EG, Burke GL, et al. Ethical and practical guidelines for reporting genetic research results to study participants: updated guidelines from a National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute working group. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2010;3(6):574-580.

Adams NB, Lutsey P, Folsom A, Herrington D, Sibley CT, Zakai N, Ades S, Burke G, Cushman M. Statin therapy and levels of thrombosis risk factors in a healthy population: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [abstract]. Blood. 2010;116(21):1306.

Brinkley TE, Jerosch-Herold M, Folsom AR, Carr JJ, Hundley WG, Allison MA, Bluemke DA, Burke GL, Szklo M, Ding J. Greater pericardial fat is associated with higher resting myocardial blood flow in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [abstract]. Diabetes. 2010;59(Suppl 1):A125.

Yeboah J, Herrington DM, Bertoni A, Post W, Burke GL. Pre-diabetes and the risk of incident diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular events in an adult population. MESA [abstract]. Circulation. 2010;122(21 Suppl):abstr 9389.

Bertoni AG, Whitt-Glover MC, Chung H, Le KY, Barr RG, Mahesh M, Jenny NS, Burke GL, Jacobs DR. The association between physical activity and subclinical atherosclerosis: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Epidemiol. 2009;169(4):444-454.

Kao WHL, Arking DE, Post W, Rea TD, Sotoodehnia N, Prineas RJ, Bishe B, Doan BQ, Boerwinkle E, Burke GL, et al. Genetic variations in nitric oxide synthase 1 adaptor protein are associated with sudden cardiac death in US white community-based populations. Circulation. 2009;119(7):940-951.

Berger JS, Brown DL, Burke GL, Oberman A, Kostis JB, Langer RD, Wong ND, Wassertheil-Smoller S. Aspirin use, dose, and clinical outcomes in postmenopausal women with stable cardiovascular disease: the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2009;2(2):78-87.

Yeboah J, Folsom AR, Burke GL, Johnson C, Polak JF, Post W, Lima JA, Crouse JR, Herrington DM. Predictive value of brachial flow-mediated dilation for incident cardiovascular events in a population-based study: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Circulation. 2009;120(6):502-209.

Delaney JAC, McClelland RL, Furberg CD, Cooper R, Shea S, Burke G, Psaty BM. Time trends in the use of anti-hypertensive medications: results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2009;18(9):826-832.

Michos ED, Rice KM, Szklo M, Burke GL, Siscovick DS, Tracy RP, Barr RG, Nettleton JA, Greenland P, Jacobs DR Jr, et al. Factors associated with low levels of subclinical vascular disease in older adults: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Prev Cardiol. 2009;12(2):72-79.

Nettleton JA, Polak JF, Tracy R, Burke GL, Jacobs DR Jr. Dietary patterns and incident cardiovascular disease in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Clin Nutr. 2009;90(3):647-654.

Bobmack AS, Katz R, He K, Shoham DA, Burke GL, Klemmer PJ. Sugar-sweetened beverage consumption and the progression of chronic kidney disease in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Am J Clin Nutr. 2009;90(5):1172-1178.

Newman AB, Sachs MC, Arnold AM, Fried LP, Kronmal R, Cushman M, Psaty BM, Harris TB, Robbins JA, Burke GL, et al. Total and cause-specific mortality in the Cardiovascular Health Study. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2009;64(12):1250-1261.

Jain A, McClelland RL, Polak JF, Shea SJ, Burke GL, Bild DE, Watson KE, Budoff MJ, Liu K, Post W, et al. Imaging measures for prediction of cardiovascular events in men and women: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) [abstract]. Circulation. 2009;120(18 Suppl 2):S463.

Polak JF, Johnson WC, Harrington A, Wong Q, O'Leary DH, Burke GL, Yanez ND. Effect of the cardiac cycle on carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) measurements: the Multi-ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [abstract]. Circulation. 2009;120(18 Suppl 2):S377.

Rivera JJ, Budoff M, O'Leary DH, Hoffman U, Wasserman B, Szklo M, Burke G, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K. Relationship between carotid intima media thickness and coronary artery calcium progression in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) [abstract]. Circulation. 2009;120(18 Suppl 2):S343.

Yanez ND, Burke GL, Manolio T, Gardin JM, Polak J. Sibling history of myocardial infarction or stroke and risk of cardiovascular disease in the elderly: the Cardiovascular Health Study. Ann Epidemiol. 2009;19(12):858-866.

Bertoni AG, Burke GL. Primary prevention of CVD: there is much work yet to be done [editorial]. My.AmericanHeart for Professionals. 2009;September():.

Godreau A, Dyer A, Lloyd-Jones D, Burke G, Polak J, Wasserman B, Liu K. Carotid lumen and vessel diameters and their relationships with carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) in four ethnic groups: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [abstract]. Atheroscler Suppl. 2009;10(2):P903.

Diehr P, O'Meara ES, Fitzpatrick A, Newman AB, Kuller L, Burke G. Weight, mortality, years of healthy life, and active life expectancy in older adults. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2008;56(1):76-83.

Mayeux R, Basham KK, Bromet EJ, Burke GL, Charney DS, Davis M, Drossman DA, Evans DL, Felitti VJ, Krupnick JL, et al. In: Gulf war and health: physiologic, psychologic, and psychosocial effects of deployment-related stress, vol 6. Washington (DC): National Academies Press;2008: .


Yeboah J, Sutton-Tyrrell K, Mcburnie MA, Burke GL, Herrington DM, Crouse JR. Association between brachial artery reactivity and cardiovascular disease status in an elderly cohort: the Cardiovascular Health Study. Atherosclerosis. 2008;197(2):768-776.

Steffens DC, Chung H, Krishnan RR, Longstreth WT Jr, Carlson M, Burke GL. Antidepressant treatment and worsening white matter on serial cranial magnetic resonance imaging in the elderly: the Cardiovascular Health Study. Stroke. 2008;39(3):857-862.

Detrano R, Guerci AD, Carr JJ, Bild DE, Burke G, Folsom AR, Liu K, Shea S, Szklo M, Bluemke DA, et al. Coronary calcium as a predictor of coronary events in four racial or ethnic groups. N Engl J Med. 2008;358(13):1336-1345.

Burke GL, Bertoni AG, Shea S, Tracy R, Watson KE, Blumenthal RS, Chung H, Carnethon MR. The impact of obesity on cardiovascular disease risk factors and subclinical vascular disease: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Arch Intern Med. 2008;168(9):928-935.

Nettleton J, Schulze MB, Jiang R, Jenny NS, Burke GL, Jacobs DR Jr. A priori-defined dietary patterns and markers of cardiovascular disease risk in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [abstract]. Circulation. 2008;117(11):e202.

Nettleton JA, Steffen LM, Palmas W, Burke GL, Jacobs DR Jr. Associations between microalbuminuria and animal foods, plant foods, and dietary patterns in the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;87(6):1825-1836.

Ding J, Kritchevsky S, Hsu F-C, Harris T, Burke G, Szklo M, Criqui M, Allison M, Schreiner P, Carr J, et al. Nonsubcutaneous adiposity and relation to metabolic abnormalities: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [abstract]. Circulation. 2008;117(11):e238.

Shahar E, Burke GL, Cushman M, Heckbert SR, Ouyang P, Szklo M. Post menopausal hormones and measures of subclinical atherosclerosis: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Prev Med. 2008;47(1):38-45.

Folsom AR, Kronmal RA, Detrano RC, O'Leary DH, Bild DE, Bluemke DA, Budoff MJ, Liu K, Shea S, Burke GL, et al. Coronary artery calcification compared with carotid intima-media thickness in the prediction of cardiovascular disease incidence: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Arch Intern Med. 2008;168(12):1333-1339.

Gao SK, Beresford SAA, Frank LL, Schreiner PJ, Burke GL, Fitzpatrick AL. Modifications to the Healthy Eating Index and its ability to predict obesity: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;88(1):64-69.

Nettleton JA, Schulze MB, Jiang R, Jenny NS, Burke GL, Jacobs DR Jr. A priori-defined dietary patterns and markers of cardiovascular disease risk in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;88(1):185-194.

Ding J, Kritchevsky SB, Harris TB, Burke GL, Detrano RC, Szklo M, Carr JJ. The association of pericardial fat with calcified coronary plaque. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2008;16(8):1914-1919.

Ding J, Kritchevsky SB, Hsu F-C, Harris TB, Burke GL, Detrano RC, Szklo M, Criqui MH, Allison M, Carr JJ, et al. Association between non-subcutaneous adiposity and calcified coronary plaque: a substudy of the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;88(3):645-650.

Jiang R, Burke GL, Enright PL, Newman AB, Margolis HG, Cushman M, Tracy RP, Wang Y, Kronmal RA, Barr RG. Inflammatory markers and longitudinal lung function decline in the elderly. Am J Epidemiol. 2008;168(6):602-610.

Bahrami H, Kronmal R, Bluemke DA, Olson J, Shea S, Liu K, Burke GL, Lima JAC. Differences in the incidence of congestive heart failure by ethnicity: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Arch Intern Med. 2008;168(19):2138-2145.

He K, Liu K, Daviglus ML, Mayer-Davis E, Jenny NS, Jiang R, Ouyang P, Steffen LM, Siscovick D, Burke GL, et al. Intakes of long-chain n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and fish in relation to measurements of subclinical atherosclerosis. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;88(4):1111-1118.

Klein R, Knudtson MD, Klein BEK, Wong TY, Cotch MF, Liu K, Cheng CY, Burke GL, Saad MF, Jacobs DR Jr, et al. Inflammation, complement factor H, and age-related macular degeneration: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Ophthalmology. 2008;115(10):1742-1749.

DeKosky ST, Williamson JD, Fitzpatrick AL, Kronmal RA, Ives DG, Saxton JA, Lopez OL, Burke G, Wollard NF, Furberg CD, et al. Ginkgo biloba for prevention of dementia: a randomized controlled trial. JAMA. 2008;300(19):2253-2262.

Lutsey PL, Diez Roux AV, Jacobs DR Jr, Burke GL, Harman J, Shea S, Folsom AR. Associations of acculturation and socioeconomic status with subclinical cardiovascular disease in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Public Health. 2008;98(11):1963-1970.

Wong ND, Lopez VA, Tracy R, Yanez D, Kuller L, Burke G, Roberts C, Solomon H, Psaty B. Impact of combined hypertension and dyslipidemia on risk of coronary heart disease events in the elderly: the Cardiovascular Health Study [abstract]. Circulation. 2008;118(12):e440.

Bluemke DA, Kronmal RA, Lima JAC, Liu K, Olson J, Burke GL, Folsom AR. The relationship of left ventricular mass and geometry to incident cardiovascular events: the MESA (Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis) study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2008;52(25):2148-2155.

McClelland RL, Bild DE, Burke GL, Mukamal KJ, Lima JA, Kronmal RA. Alcohol and coronary artery calcium prevalence, incidence, and progression: results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;88(6):1593-1601.

Huang C-C, Liu K, Rajamannan N, Du P, Lin S, Burke G, Shea S, Szklo M, Watson K, Johnson C, et al. A genomic signature of atherosclerosis among individuals with low Framingham risk score: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) [abstract]. Circulation. 2008;118(18 Suppl 2):S1083.

Shah SA, Herrington DM, Howard TD, Burke GL, Kao WHLH, Guo XQ, Siscovick DS, Chakravarti A, Lima JA, Bowden DW, et al. Associations between genetic variations in NOS1AP and QT interval duration in four racial/ethnic groups in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) [abstract]. Circulation. 2008;118(18 Suppl 2):S884.

Turkbey EB, McClelland RL, Kronmal RA, Bild D, Burke GL, Tracy RP, Wilkins L, Arai A, Bluemke DA. Obesity is related to concentric left ventricular hypertrophy: results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) [abstract]. Circulation. 2008;118(18 Suppl 2):S1154.

Yeboah J, Burke GL, Crouse JR, Lima JA, Johnson C, Polak JF, Folsom A, Post W, Herrington DM. Predictive value of brachial flow-mediated dilation for incident cardiovascular events in population based adults free of cardiovascular disease at baseline: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [abstract]. Circulation. 2008;118(18 Suppl 2):S1090.

Yeboah J, Crouse JR, Burke GL, Bluemke DA, Polak JL, Lima JA, Herrington DM. Endothelial dysfunction is associated with left ventricular mass and left ventricular ejection fraction (assessed using MRI) independent of blood pressure and antihypertensive medication use (MESA) [abstract]. Circulation. 2008;118(18 Suppl 2):S1096.

Bertoni AG, Chung H, Whitt-Glover M, Le KY, Barr RG, Mahesh M, Jenny NS, Burke GL, Jacobs DR. The association between physical activity and subclinical atherosclerosis: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) [abstract]. J Gen Intern Med. 2007;22(Suppl 1):59.

Yeboah J, Crouse JR, Hsu F-C, Burke GL, Herrington DM. Brachial flow-mediated dilation predicts incident cardiovascular events in older adults: the Cardiovascular Health Study. Circulation. 2007;115(18):2390-2397.

Yeboah J, Burke GL, McBurnie MA, Sutton-Tyrrell K, Crouse JR, Herrington DM. Association of endothelial function and cardiovascular disease status in an elderly cohort: the Cardiovascular Health Study [abstract]. Circulation. 2007;115(8):e286.

Klein R, Klein BE, Knudtson MD, Cotch MF, Wong TY, Liu K, Burke GL, Saad MF, Jacobs DR Jr, Sharrett AR. Subclinical atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease and early age-related macular degeneration in a multiracial cohort: the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Arch Ophthalmol. 2007;125(4):534-543.

Kronmal RA, McClelland RL, Detrano R, Shea S, Lima JA, Cushman M, Bild DE, Burke GL. Risk factors for the progression of coronary artery calcification in asymptomatic subjects: results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Circulation. 2007;115(21):2722-2730.

Bufalino V, Peterson ED, Krumholz HM, Burke GL, LaBresh KA, Jones DW, Faxon DP, Valadez AM, Solis P, Schwartz JS. Nonfinancial incentives for quality: a policy statement from the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2007;115(3):398-401.

Kuller LH, Arnold AM, Longstreth WT Jr, Manolio TA, O'Leary DH, Burke GL, Fried LP, Newman AB. White matter grade and ventricular volume on brain MRI as markers of longevity in the Cardiovascular Health Study. Neurobiol Aging. 2007;28(9):1307-1315.

Benton JL, Ding J, Tsai MY, Shea S, Rotter JI, Burke GL, Post W. Associations between two common polymorphisms in the ABCA1 gene and subclinical atherosclerosis: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Atherosclerosis. 2007;193(2):352-360.

Psaty BM, Arnett D, Burke G. A new era of cardiovascular disease epidemiology [commentary]. JAMA. 2007;298(17):2060-2062.

Bahrami H, Kronmal R, Bluemke DA, Olson J, Shea S, Liu K, Burke GL, Lima JA. Differences in the incidence and predictors of heart failure by racial/ethnic group: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [abstract]. Circulation. 2007;116(16 Suppl):828.

Lakoski SG, Cushman M, Siscovick D, Blumenthal RS, Burke G, Palmas W, Herrington D. The relationship between inflammation, obesity, and risk for hypertension in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) [abstract]. Circulation. 2007;116(16 Suppl):801.

Watson KE, Srikanthan P, Schreiner PJ, Post W, Burke GL, Casillas A, Barr RG, O'Leary DH, Fogelman AM. High HDL-cholesterol levels are paradoxically associated with increased atherosclerosis and increased coronary heart disease (CHD) events in metabolic syndrome subjects: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) [abstract]. Circulation. 2007;116(16 Suppl):540.

Ding J, Kritchevsky S, Hsu F-C, Harris T, Burke G, Detrano R, Szklo M, Criqui M, Brown E, Carr JJ, et al. Non-subcutaneous adiposity and relation to calcified coronary plaque: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [abstract]. Obesity. 2007;15(9 Suppl):A11.

McTigue K, Larson JC, Valoski A, Burke G, Kotchen J, Lewis CE, Stefanick ML, Van Horn L, Kuller L. Mortality and cardiac and vascular outcomes in extremely obese women. JAMA. 2006;296(1):79-86.

Sharrett AR, Ding J, Criqui MH, Saad MF, Liu K, Polak JF, Folsom AR, Tsai MY, Burke GL, Szklo M. Smoking, diabetes, and blood cholesterol differ in their associations with subclinical atherosclerosis: the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Atherosclerosis. 2006;186(2):441-447.

Kronmal RA, Barzilay JI, Smith NL, Psaty BM, Kuller LH, Burke GL, Furberg C. Mortality in pharmacologically treated older adults with diabetes: the Cardiovascular Health Study, 1989-2001[online only]. PLoS Med. 2006;3(10):e400.

Nahin RL, Fitzpatrick AL, Williamson JD, Burke GL, DeKosky ST, Furberg C. Use of herbal medicine and other dietary supplements in community-dwelling older people: baseline data from the Ginkgo Evaluation of Memory Study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2006;54(11):1725-1735.

Psaty BM, Arnold AM, Olson J, Saad MF, Shea S, Post W, Burke GL. Association between levels of blood pressure and measures of subclinical disease: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Am J Hypertens. 2006;19(11):1110-1117.

Chung K, Rea TD, Lemaitre RN, Sotoodehnia N, Prineas R, Burke GL, Vaccarino V, Cushman M, Haan MH, Siscovick DS. Sex differences in sudden cardiac death in the Cardiovascular Health Study [abstract]. Circulation. 2006;114(18 Suppl):831.

Daviglus ML, Liu K, He K, Cushman M, Tracy R, Schreiner PJ, Blumenthal RS, Burke G, Psaty BM. Favorable risk factor profile (low risk) and markers of inflammation: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) [abstract]. Circulation. 2006;114(18 Suppl):839-840.

Ding J, Kritchevsky SB, Harris TB, Burke GL, Detrano R, Szklo M, Carr JJ. Pericardial fat is more strongly associated with calcified coronary plaque than body mass index or waist circumference [abstract]. Circulation. 2006;114(18 Suppl):854.

Kaufman J, Siscovick D, Roux AD, Kronmal R, Saad M, Detrano R, Barr RG, Kinney P, Shea S, Burke G, et al. Prospective study of atherosclerosis, clinical cardiovascular disease, and long-term exposure to ambient particulate matter and other air pollutants in a multi-ethnic cohort [abstract]. Epidemiology. 2006;17(6 Suppl):S71-S72.

Bufalino V, Peterson ED, Burke GL, LaBresh KA, Jones DW, Faxon DP, Valadez AM, Brass LM, Fulwider VB, Smith R, et al. Payment for quality: guiding principles and recommendations: principles and recommendations from the American Heart Association's Reimbursement, Coverage, and Access Policy Development Workgroup. Circulation. 2006;113(8):1151-1154.

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