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    • Disparities in Diffuse Cortical White Matter Integrity Between Socioeconomic Groups 

      Shaked, Danielle; Leibel, Daniel K.; Katzel, Leslie I.; Davatzikos, Christos; Gullapalli, Rao P.; Seliger, Stephen L.; Erus, Guray; Evans, Michele K.; Zonderman, Alan B.; Waldstein, Shari R. (Frontiers Media S.A., 2019-06-12)
      There is a growing literature demonstrating a link between lower socioeconomic status (SES) and poorer neuroanatomical health, such as smaller total and regional gray and white matter volumes, as well as greater white ...
    • Neighborhood crime is differentially associated with cardiovascular risk factors as a function of race and sex 

      Sprung, Mollie R.; Faulkner, Lauren M.D.; Evans, Michele K.; Zonderman, Alan B.; Waldstein, Shari R. (PAGEPress Publications, 2019-12-05)
      Background: Neighborhood crime may be an important factor contributing to cardiovascular health disparities, and these relations may vary by race and sex. The present investigation evaluated (a) potential differential ...
    • Overweight and Obese Have Similar Burden of Hip Fracture as Normal Weight Older Adults 

      Lloyd, Jennifer T.; Waldstein, Shari R.; Hochberg, Marc C.; Orwig, Denise L.; Alley, Dawn E. (Springer US, 2019-07-19)
      The association between body weight and fracture risk is a significant public health concern as the majority of older adults are overweight or obese and have low mineral density. Osteoporotic fractures are projected to ...
    • Red cell distribution width, anemia and their associations with white matter integrity among middle-aged urban adults 

      Beydoun, May A.; Shaked, Danielle; Hossain, Sharmin; Weiss, Jordan; Beydoun, Hind A.; Maldonado, Ana; Katzel, Leslie I.; Davatzikos, Christos; Gullapalli, Rao P.; Seliger, Stephen L.; Erus, Guray; Evans, Michele K.; Zonderman, Alan B.; Waldstein, Shari R. (Elsevier, 2021-05-21)
      Anemia (blood hemoglobin (Hb) <13 g/dL among males; <12 g/dL among females) and elevated red cell distribution width (RDW) are potential risk factors for reduced brain white matter integrity (WMI), reflected by lower ...
    • Sex Differences in Cardiovascular Disease and Cognitive Impairment: Another Health Disparity for Women? 

      Volgman, Annabelle Santos; Merz, C. Noel Bairey; Aggarwal, Neelum T.; Bittner, Vera; Bunch, T. Jared; Gorelick, Philip B.; Maki, Pauline; Patel, Hena N.; Poppas, Athena; Ruskin, Jeremy; Russo, Andrea M.; Waldstein, Shari R.; Wenger, Nanette K.; Yaffe, Kristine; Pepine, Carl J. (Journal of the American Heart Association, 2019-09-24)
      Although the number of Americans dying of cardiovascular disease (CVD) continues to increase since 2010 after decades of decrease, advances in the management of CVD have led to increased longevity among both women and men, ...
    • Sociodemographic disparities in corticolimbic structures 

      Shaked, Danielle; Millman, Zachary B.; Beatty Moody, Danielle L.; Rosenberger, William F.; Shao, Hui; Katzel, Leslie I.; Davatzikos, Christos; Gullapalli, Rao P.; Seliger, Stephen L.; Erus, Guray; Evans, Michele K.; Zonderman, Alan B.; Waldstein, Shari R. (PLOS, 2019-05-09)
      This study sought to examine the interactive relations of socioeconomic status and race to corticolimbic regions that may play a key role in translating stress to the poor health outcomes overrepresented among those of ...
    • Sociodemographic patterns of pain in an urban community sample: an examination of intersectional effects of sex, race, age, and poverty status 

      Quiton, Raimi L.; Leibel, Daniel K.; Boyd, Eryka L.; Waldstein, Shari R.; Evans, Michele K.; Zonderman, Alan B. (International Association for the Study of Pain ( IASP), 2020-01-07)
      Pain disparities based on race, sex, age, and socioeconomic status have been well documented. This study aimed to examine interactions among these sociodemographic factors on self-reported bodily pain in an urban community ...