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The incidence of congestive heart failure in type 2 diabetes: an update.
OBJECTIVE The aims of this study were to update previous estimates of the congestive heart failure (CHF) incidence rate in patients with type 2 diabetes, compare it with an age- and sex-matchedExpand
Epidemiology of menstruation and its relevance to women's health.
The data on the menstrual cycle as a health endpoint and as a risk factor for chronic disease are inadequate. Specifically, the data on menstrual cycle length and blood loss do not have the detailExpand
Headache, cerebrovascular symptoms, and stroke
Objective: To evaluate the occurrence of stroke/TIA symptoms and ischemic stroke events among those with a lifetime history of migraine or other headaches with some migraine features in a biracialExpand
Paroxetine in the first trimester and the prevalence of congenital malformations
To refine a preliminary analysis identifying a possibly increased prevalence of malformations among infants born to women exposed to paroxetine in the first trimester.
First trimester paroxetine use and the prevalence of congenital, specifically cardiac, defects: a meta-analysis of epidemiological studies.
BACKGROUND Several studies have evaluated maternal first trimester paroxetine use and the prevalence of congenital defects, particularly cardiac defects. To synthesize current epidemiologicExpand
Menstrual and reproductive risk factors for ischemic heart disease.
The role of hormones in ischemic heart disease is of considerable interest, but limited data are available pertaining to risk factors associated with endogenous hormones. We examined the associationExpand
Menstrual patterns and risk of adult-onset diabetes mellitus.
We examined the association between menstrual patterns and risk of developing adult-onset diabetes in a prospective study of 668 white, college-educated women who completed menstrual diariesExpand
The utility of the general practice research database to examine selected congenital heart defects: a validation study
The purpose of this research was (1) to validate that ventricular septal defect (VSD), tetralogy of Fallot (TOF), and coarctation of the aorta (COA) can be studied in the UK General practice researchExpand
Lifetime Prevalence of Migraine and Other Headaches Lasting 4 or More Hours: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
Objective.—To evaluate the lifetime prevalence of migraine and other headaches lasting 4 or more hours in a population‐based study of older adults.
The incidence of congestive heart failure associated with antidiabetic therapies
Increased risk for CHF in persons with type 2 diabetes is well established. Our objectives were to estimate the CHF risk associated with specific therapies for diabetes and to determine theExpand