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    • Prospective Cohort Study of Type 2 Diabetes and the Risk of Parkinson's Disease 

      Driver, Jane A.; Smith, Ashley; Buring, Julie Elizabeth; Gaziano, John Michael; Kurth, Tobias; Logroscino, Giancarlo (American Diabetes Association, 2008)
      OBJECTIVE—To evaluate the association between type 2 diabetes and newly reported Parkinson's disease. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS—Our study included 21,841 participants in the Physicians’ Health Study, a cohort of U.S. ...
    • A Prospective Study of Plasma Vitamin D Metabolites, Vitamin D Receptor Polymorphisms, and Prostate Cancer 

      Li, Haojie; Stampfer, Meir; Hollis, J. Bruce W.; Mucci, Lorelei Ann; Gaziano, John Michael; Hunter, David; Giovannucci, Edward L.; Ma, Jing (Public Library of Science, 2007)
      Background: Vitamin D insufficiency is a common public health problem nationwide. Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 (25[OH]D), the most commonly used index of vitamin D status, is converted to the active hormone 1,25 ...
    • A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial to Assess Safety and Tolerability During Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes with Usual Diabetes Therapy and Either Cycloset™ or Placebo 

      Scranton, Richard E; Gaziano, John Michael; Rutty, Dean; Ezrokhi, Michael; Cincotta, Anthony (BioMed Central, 2007)
      Background: Cycloset™ is a quick-release formulation of bromocriptine mesylate, a dopamine agonist, which in animal models of insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes acts centrally to reduce resistance to insulin- mediated ...
    • Restless Legs Syndrome and All-Cause Mortality in Four Prospective Cohort Studies 

      Szentkirályi, András; Winter, Anke C; Schürks, Markus; Völzke, Henry; Hoffmann, Wolfgang; Buring, Julie Elizabeth; Gaziano, John Michael; Kurth, Tobias; Berger, Klaus (BMJ Group, 2012)
      Objectives: To evaluate the association between restless legs syndrome (RLS) and all-cause mortality. Design: Four prospective cohort studies. Setting: The Dortmund Health Study (DHS) and the Study of Health in Pomerania ...
    • Restless Legs Syndrome and Risk of Incident Cardiovascular Disease in Women and Men: Prospective Cohort Study 

      Winter, Anke Christiane; Schürks, Markus; Glynn, Robert J.; Buring, Julie Elizabeth; Gaziano, John Michael; Berger, Klaus; Kurth, Tobias (BMJ Group, 2012)
      Objectives: To evaluate the association between restless legs syndrome (RLS) and incident cardiovascular disease (CVD). Design: Prospective cohort study. Setting: Women's Health Study (WHS) and Physicians' Health Study ...
    • Timed Bromocriptine-QR Therapy Reduces Progression of Cardiovascular Disease and Dysglycemia in Subjects with Well-Controlled Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus 

      Chamarthi, Bindu; Gaziano, J. Michael; Blonde, Lawrence; Vinik, Aaron; Scranton, Richard E.; Ezrokhi, Michael; Rutty, Dean; Cincotta, Anthony H. (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2015)
      Background. Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) patients, including those in good glycemic control, have an increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD). Maintaining good glycemic control may reduce long-term CVD risk. However, other ...
    • Y Chromosome Haplogroups and Prostate Cancer in Populations of European and Ashkenazi Jewish Ancestry 

      Wang, Zhaoming; Parikh, Hemang; Jia, Jinping; Yeager, Meredith; Jacobs, Kevin B.; Hutchinson, Amy; Burdett, Laurie; Ghosh, Arpita; Thun, Michael J.; Gapstur, Susan M.; Virtamo, Jarmo; Albanes, Demetrius; Cancel-Tassin, Geraldine; Valeri, Antoine; Cussenot, Olivier; Offit, Kenneth; Dutra-Clarke, Ana; Kirchhoff, Tomas; Alavanja, Michael; Freeman, Laura B.; Koutros, Stella; Hoover, Robert; Berndt, Sonja I.; Hayes, Richard B.; Agalliu, Ilir; Burk, Robert D.; Wacholder, Sholom; Thomas, Gilles; Amundadottir, Laufey; Myers, Timothy; Giovannucci, Edward L.; Ma, Jing; Stampfer, Meir; Gaziano, John Michael; Hunter, David J.; Diver, W. Ryan (Springer-Verlag, 2012)
      Genetic variation on the Y chromosome has not been convincingly implicated in prostate cancer risk. To comprehensively analyze the role of inherited Y chromosome variation in prostate cancer risk in individuals of European ...