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May 23, 2006: "Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitor or Angiotensin II Type 1 Receptor Antagonist Therapy Is Associated with Prolonged Patient and Graft Survival after Renal Transplantation" J Am Soc Nephrol 17: 889–899, 2006.

May 16, 2006: "The Incidence of Congestive Heart Failure in Type 2 Diabetes: An Update" Diabetes Care 27:1879–1884, 2004

May 9, 2006: "Sodium Intake and Mortality in the NHANES II: Follow-up Study" The American Journal of Medicine. 2006 Mar;119:275.e7-275.e14

May 2, 2006:"Prediction of lifetime risk for cardiovascular disease by risk factor burden at 50 years of age" Circulation 2006 Feb 14; 113(6): 791-8

April 25, 2006: "Risks and benefits of omega 3 fats for mortality, cardiovascular disease, and cancer: systematic  review" BMJ 2006;332;752-760.        And        Related Editorial:  "Oily fish and omega 3 fat supplements" BMJ 2006;332;739-740.

April 18, 2006: Cancelled

April 11, 2006: "Body Weight and Mortality Among Men and Women in China." JAMA 2006;295:776-783

April 4, 2006:"Combined Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy and Cardiovascular Disease: Toward Resolving the Discrepancy between Observational Studies and the Women’s Health Initiative Clinical Trial" Am J Epidemiol. 2005 Sep 1;162(5):404-14;

and "Combined Analysis of Women's Health Initiative Observational and Clinical Trial Data on Postmenopausal Hormone Treatment and Cardiovascular Disease" Am J Epidemiol. 2006 Apr 1;163(7):589-99

March 28, 2006: "Use of a dummy (pacifier) during sleep and risk of sudden infeant death syndrome (SIDS): population based case-control study." BMJ 2006;332;18-22

March 21, 2006: SPRING BREAK; NO meeting

March 14, 2006: Special: Dr. Elizabeth Barrett-Connor, MD, Professor of Family & Preventive Medicine, in the Cancer Prevention & Control Program at UCSD will be talking about the challenges of implementing the Rancho Bernardo study.

March 7, 2006: "Stem Cell Mobilization by Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor in Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Randomized Controlled Trial” JAMA. 2006;295:1003-1010.

 **ALSO: Editorial “Attempts to Recruit Stem Cells for Repair of Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Dose of Reality” JAMA, March 1, 2006; 295:1058-60

February 21, 2006: "Low Effect of inhibitors of the renin-angiotensin system and other antihypertensive drugs on renal outcomes: systematic review and meta-analysis." Lancet. 2005 Dec 10;366(9502):2026-33

February 14, 2006: "Low-Fat Dietary Pattern and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease: The Women’s Health Initiative Randomized Controlled Dietary Modification Trial." JAMA. 2006; 295: 655-666

February 7, 2006: "Randomised placebo controlled multicentre trial to assess short term clarithromycin for patients with stable coronary heart disease: CLARICOR trial." BMJ 2006 Jan 7;332(7532):22-7

January 31, 2006: "Body Mass Index and Risk for End-Stage Renal Disease" Ann Intern Med. 2006;144:21-28

January 24, 2006: "Associations of Neighborhood Characteristics With the Location and Type of Food Stores" Am J Public Health; 2006;96:1–8 

January 17, 2006: "Disciplinary Action by Medical Boards and Prior Behavior in Medical School" N Engl J Med 2005; 353: 2673-82

January 10, 2006: "A Moderate and Transient Deficiency of Maternal Thyroid Function at the Beginning of Fetal Neocorticogenesis Alters Neuronal Migration" Endocrinology 2004; 145(9):4037-47

December 20, 2005: "Obesity and the risk of myocardial infarction in 27 000 participants from 52 countries: a case-control study" Lancet 2005; 366: 1640-49

December 13, 2005: "C-reactive protein and its role in metabolic syndrome: mendelian randomisation study" Lancet 2005; 366: 1954–59

December 6, 2005: "Effects of long-term fenofibrate therapy on cardiovascular events in 9795 people with type 2 diabetes mellitus (the FIELD study): randomised controlled trial" Lancet 2005; 366: 1849-61. AND  "After FIELD: should fibrates be used to prevent cardiovascular disease in diabetes?" Lancet 2005; 366: 1829-31

November 29, 2005: "Acute Kidney Injury, Mortality, Length of Stay, and Costs in Hospitalized Patients" Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 16: 3365–3370, 2005

November 22, 2005: "Efficacy and safety of cholesterol-lowering treatment: Prospective meta-analysis of data from 90 056 participants
in 14 randomised trials of statins" Lancet 2005; 366: 1267–78

November 15, 2005: "Trajectories of growth among children who have coronary events as adults." NEJM 353;17:1802-9

November 8, 2005: No article: Fellows and faculty will present their work for the upcoming American Heart Association meeting

November 1, 2005: No article: Several students, fellows, and faculty will present drafts of their posters for the American Society of Nephrology meeting

October 25, 2005: "Effect of Muraglitazar on Death and Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus" (JAMA, 2005 Oct)

October 18, 2005: "Inconsistencies between actual and estimated blood alcohol concentrations in a field study of college students: do students really know how much they drink?" (Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2005 Sep;29(9):1672-6)

October 11, 2005: "Trends in the Leading Causes of Death in the United States, 1970-2002" (JAMA. Sept. 2005. 294 (10): 1255-9)

October 4, 2005: "Cystatin C and the Risk of Death and Cardiovascular Event Among Elderly Persons" (NEJM, May 2005; 352(20):2049-60)

September 27, 2005: "Atorvastatin in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes undergoing Dialysis" (NEJM, July 2005; 353:238-48)

September 20, 2005: "Angiotensin-converting enzyme insertion/deletion genotype, exercise, and physical decline" (JAMA. 2005 Aug 10;294(6):691-8)

September 13, 2005: "Impact of Varicella Vacination on Health Care Utilization" (JAMA. 2005 Aug 17; 294(7):797-802) 


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