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    • Benefit of Ezetimibe Added to Simvastatin in Reduced Kidney Function. 

      Blazing, MA; Cannon, CP; Charytan, DM; Lokhnygina, Y; Roe, Matthew Todd; Stanifer, John W; White, Jennifer (J Am Soc Nephrol, 2017-10)
      Efficacy of statin-based therapies in reducing cardiovascular mortality in individuals with CKD seems to diminish as eGFR declines. The strongest evidence supporting the cardiovascular benefit of statins in individuals with ...
    • Body image and body satisfaction differ by race in overweight postpartum mothers. 

      Amamoo, MA; Bastian, LA; Carter-Edwards, L; Durham, H; Lokhnygina, Y; Østbye, Truls; Revels, J (J Womens Health (Larchmt), 2010-02)
      BACKGROUND: Body image (BI) and body satisfaction may be important in understanding weight loss behaviors, particularly during the postpartum period. We assessed these constructs among African American and white overweight ...
    • Methods of creatine kinase-MB analysis to predict mortality in patients with myocardial infarction treated with reperfusion therapy. 

      Armstrong, PW; Granger, CB; Hasselblad, V; Hochman, JS; Lokhnygina, Y; Lopes, RD; Mahaffey, Kenneth William; ... (11 authors) (Trials, 2013-05-02)
      BACKGROUND: Larger infarct size measured by creatine kinase (CK)-MB release is associated with higher mortality and has been used as an important surrogate endpoint in the evaluation of new treatments for ST-segment elevation ...
    • Provocative biomarker stress test: stress-delta N-terminal pro-B type natriuretic peptide. 

      Lokhnygina, Yuliya; Limkakeng, Alexander; Jaffa, Elias; Newby, Laura; Leahy, J Clancy; Griffin, S Michelle; Christenson, Robert H (Open Heart, 2018-01)
      Objective:Stress testing is commonly performed in emergency department (ED) patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome (ACS). We hypothesised that changes in N-terminal pro-B type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) ...