Plaque Inflammation and Dysfunctional HDL in AIM-HIGH "HDL Proteomics"


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  • Chen H, Sun J, Kerwin WS, Balu N, Neradilek MB, Hippe DS, Isquith D, Xue Y, Yamada K, Peck S, Yuan C, O'Brien KD, Zhao XQ. Scan-rescan reproducibility of quantitative assessment of inflammatory carotid atherosclerotic plaque using dynamic contrast-enhanced 3T CMR in a multi-center study. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 2014 Aug 1;16:51. doi: 10.1186/s12968-014-0051-7. Pubmed ID:25084698
  • Zhao XQ, Hatsukami TS, Hippe DS, Sun J, Balu N, Isquith DA, Crouse JR 3rd, Anderson T, Huston J 3rd, Polissar N, O'Brien K, Yuan C; AIM-HIGH Carotid MRI Sub-study Investigators. Clinical factors associated with high-risk carotid plaque features as assessed by magnetic resonance imaging in patients with established vascular disease (from the AIM-HIGH Study). Am J Cardiol. 2014 Nov 1;114(9):1412-9. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2014.08.001. Epub 2014 Aug 13. Pubmed ID:25245415
  • O'Brien KD, Hippe DS, Chen H, Neradilek MB, Probstfield JL, Peck S, Isquith DA, Canton G, Yuan C, Polissar NL, Zhao XQ, Kerwin WS. Longer duration of statin therapy is associated with decreased carotid plaque vascularity by magnetic resonance imaging. Atherosclerosis. 2016 Feb;245:74-81. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2015.11.032. Epub 2015 Dec 1. Pubmed ID:26708287
  • O'Brien KD, Hippe DS, Chen H, Neradilek MB, Probstfield JL, Peck S, Isquith DA, Canton G, Yuan C, Polissar NL, Zhao XQ, Kerwin WS. Summary of clinical and laboratory data of study subjects with and without DCE-MRI plaque measurements in the AIM-HIGH clinical trial. Data Brief. 2016 Jan 2;6:476-81. doi: 10.1016/j.dib.2015.12.030. eCollection 2016 Mar. Pubmed ID:26977429
  • Sun J, Zhao XQ, Balu N, Neradilek MB, Isquith DA, Yamada K, Cantón G, Crouse JR 3rd, Anderson TJ, Huston J 3rd, O'Brien K, Hippe DS, Polissar NL, Yuan C, Hatsukami TS. Carotid Plaque Lipid Content and Fibrous Cap Status Predict Systemic CV Outcomes: The MRI Substudy in AIM-HIGH. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Mar;10(3):241-249. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2016.06.017. Pubmed ID:28279371
  • Hippe DS, Phan BAP, Sun J, Isquith DA, O'Brien K, Crouse JR, Anderson T, Huston J, Marcovina SM, Hatsukami TS, Yuan C, Zhao XQ. Lp(a) (Lipoprotein(a)) Levels Predict Progression of Carotid Atherosclerosis in Subjects With Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease on Intensive Lipid Therapy: An Analysis of the AIM-HIGH (Atherothrombosis Intervention in Metabolic Syndrome With Low HDL/High Triglycerides: Impact on Global Health Outcomes) Carotid Magnetic Resonance Imaging Substudy. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2018 Jan 4. pii: ATVBAHA.117.310368. doi: 10.1161/ATVBAHA.117.310368. [Epub ahead of print] Pubmed ID:29301785
  • Vaisar T, Hippe D, Neradilek M, Pollisar N, Chait A, O'Brien K, Marcovina S. HDL-associated serum amyloid A (SAA) may be a predictor of cardiovascular risk independent of HDL- or LDL-cholesterol. Atherosclerosis. 2017 Aug;263:e218. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2017.06.709. Epub 2017 Aug 12. Pubmed ID:29365848

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