Publications by Medical Specialty - Cardiology

These publications were authored or co-authored by Quest Diagnostics staff.

Validation of a genetic risk score for atrial fibrillation: A prospective multicenter cohort study.

Authors: Muse ED, Wineinger NE, Spencer EG, Peters M, Henderson R, Zhang Y, Barrett PM, Rivera SP, Wohlgemuth JG, Devlin JJ, Shiffman D, Topol EJ.
PLoS Med. 22018 Mar 13;15(3):e1002525

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Discordance between mass spectrometry and immunometric IGF-1 assay in pituitary disease: a prospective study.

Authors: Bonert V, Carmichael J, Wu Z, Mirocha J, Perez DA, Clarke NJ, Reitz RE, McPhaul MJ, Mamelak A
Pituitary 2018;21(1):65-75.

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

LDL subfractions are associated with incident cardiovascular disease in the Malmö Prevention Project Study.

Authors: Shiffman D, Louie JZ, Caulfield MP, Nilsson PM, Devlin JJ, Melander O
Atherosclerosis. 2017 Aug;263:287-292.

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Impact of risperidone on leptin and insulin in children and adolescents with autistic spectrum disorders.

Authors: Srisawasdi P, Vanwong N, Hongkaew Y, Puangpetch A, Vanavanan S, Intachak B, Ngamsamut N, Limsila P, Sukasem C, Kroll MH.
Clin Biochem. 2017;50:678-685. [Epub 2017 Feb 3]

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Pediatrics

Safety and efficacy of atorvastatin in HIV-infected children and youth with hyperlipidemia.

Authors: Melvin AJ, Montepiedra G, Aaron L, Meyer WA 3rd, Spiegel HM, Borkowsky W, Abzug MJ, Best BM, Crain MJ, Borum PR, Graham B, Anthony P, Shin K, Siberry GK; P1063 Study Team.
J Pediatr. 2016;175:173-81

Specialties: Cardiology, Infectious Disease, Pediatrics

Sex Differences in Lipid Profiles and Treatment Utilization Among Young Adults With Acute Myocardial Infarction: Results from the VIRGO Study

Authors: Lu Y, Zhou S, Dreyer RP, Caulfield M, Spatz ES, Geda M, Lorenze NP, Herbert P, D'Onofrio G, Jackson EA, Lichtman JH, Bueno H, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM
Am Heart J 2017;183:74-84

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Lipidology

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KIF6 719Arg Genetic Variant and Risk for Thoracic Aortic Dissection

Authors: Iakoubova O, Tong C, Catanese J, Rowland C, Luke M, Tranquilli M, Elefteriades JA
Aorta (Stamford). 2016;4:83-90

Specialties: Cardiology, Genetics

Apolipoproteins, lipids and risk of cancer.

Authors: Borgquist S, Butt T, Almgren P, Shiffman D, Stocks T, Orho-Melander M, Manjer J, Melander O.
Int J Cancer. 2016;138:2648-2656

Specialties: Cardiology, General Health and Wellness, Oncology