Ramon A. Durazo-Arvizu
  • Professor
  • Public Health Sciences
Research Keywords
  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology

Elevated hypertension risk for African-origin populations in biracial societies: Modeling the Epidemiologic Transition StudyCooper,R. S.; Forrester,T. E.; Plange-Rhule,J.; Bovet,P.; Lambert,E. V.; Dugas,L. R.; Cargill,K. E.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Shoham,D. A.; Tong,L.; Cao,G.; Luke,A.Journal of hypertension 2015 ;33(3):473-481

Association of car ownership and physical activity across the spectrum of human development: Modeling the Epidemiologic Transition Study (METS)Shoham,D. A.; Dugas,L. R.; Bovet,P.; Forrester,T. E.; Lambert,E. V.; Plange-Rhule,J.; Schoeller,D. A.; Brage,S.; Ekelund,U.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Cooper,R. S.; Luke,A.BMC Public Health 2015 ;15( ):173-015-1435-9

Depression in the US population during the time periods surrounding the great recessionMehta,K.; Kramer,H.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Cao,G.; Tong,L.; Rao,M.The Journal of clinical psychiatry 2015 ;76(4):e499-504

Under-reporting of dietary energy intake in five populations of the African diasporaOrcholski,L.; Luke,A.; Plange-Rhule,J.; Bovet,P.; Forrester,T. E.; Lambert,E. V.; Dugas,L. R.; Kettmann,E.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Cooper,R. S.; Schoeller,D. A.The British journal of nutrition 2015 ;113(3):464-472

Reply to T weishaarDurazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Camacho,P.; Bovet,P.; Forrester,T.; Lambert,E. V.; Plange-Rhule,J.; Hoofnagle,A. N.; Aloia,J.; Tayo,B.; Dugas,L. R.; Cooper,R. S.; Luke,A.The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2015 ;101(2):413-414

Leveraging social influence to address overweight and obesity using agent-based models: the role of adolescent social networksZhang,J.; Tong,L.; Lamberson,P. J.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Luke,A.; Shoham,D. A.Social science & medicine 2015 ;125( ):203-213

Measurement of Salivary Cortisol Level for the Diagnosis of Critical Illness-Related Corticosteroid Insufficiency in ChildrenGunnala,V.; Guo,R.; Minutti,C.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Laporte,C.; Mathews,H.; Kliethermis,S.; Bhatia,R.Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies 2015 ; ( ):

A mixed ecologic-cohort comparison of physical activity & weight among young adults from five populations of African originLuke,A.; Bovet,P.; Plange-Rhule,J.; Forrester,T. E.; Lambert,E. V.; Schoeller,D. A.; Dugas,L. R.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Shoham,D. A.; Cao,G.; Brage,S.; Ekelund,U.; Cooper,R. S.BMC Public Health 2014 ;14(1):397

Distribution of metals exposure and associations with cardiometabolic risk factors in the "Modeling the Epidemiologic Transition Study"Ettinger,A. S.; Bovet,P.; Plange-Rhule,J.; Forrester,T. E.; Lambert,E. V.; Lupoli,N.; Shine,J.; Dugas,L. R.; Shoham,D.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Cooper,R. S.; Luke,A.Environmental health : a global access science source 2014 ;13( ):90-069X-13-90

25-Hydroxyvitamin D in African-origin populations at varying latitudes challenges the construct of a physiologic normDurazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Camacho,P.; Bovet,P.; Forrester,T.; Lambert,E. V.; Plange-Rhule,J.; Hoofnagle,A. N.; Aloia,J.; Tayo,B.; Dugas,L. R.; Cooper,R. S.; Luke,A.The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2014 ;100(3):908-914

Vitamin D levels are low in adult patients with sickle cell disease in Jamaica and West AfricaTayo,B. O.; Akingbola,T. S.; Salako,B. L.; McKenzie,C. A.; Reid,M.; Layden,J.; Osunkwo,I.; Plange-Rhule,J.; Luke,A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Cooper,R. S.BMC hematology 2014 ;14(1):12-1839-14-12. eCollection 2014

Robotic objective structured assessment of technical skills: a randomized multicenter dry laboratory training pilot studyTarr,M. E.; Rivard,C.; Petzel,A. E.; Summers,S.; Mueller,E. R.; Rickey,L. M.; Denman,M. A.; Harders,R.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Kenton,K.Female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery 2014 ;20(4):228-236

Association between smoking and total energy expenditure in a multi-country studyGonseth,S.; Dugas,L.; Viswanathan,B.; Forrester,T.; Lambert,V.; Plange-Rhule,J.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Luke,A.; Schoeller,D. A.; Bovet,P.Nutrition & Metabolism 2014 ;11(1):48-7075-11-48. eCollection 2014

Association between Anxiety Levels and Weight Change in the Multiethnic Study of AtherosclerosisRieke,K.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Liu,K.; Michos,E. D.; Luke,A.; Kramer,H.Journal of obesity 2014 ;2014( ):894627

Comparisons of intensity-duration patterns of physical activity in the US, Jamaica and 3 African countriesDugas,L. R.; Bovet,P.; Forrester,T. E.; Lambert,E. V.; Plange-Rhule,J.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Shoham,D.; Kroff,J.; Cao,G.; Cooper,R. S.; Brage,S.; Ekelund,U.; Luke,A.BMC Public Health 2014 ;14( ):882-2458-14-882

Costs of care for lung and colon cancer patients receiving chemotherapy following FDA policy changesStroupe,K. T.; Tarlov,E.; Weichle,T. W.; Zhang,Q. L.; Michaelis,L. C.; Ozer,H.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Hynes,D. M.Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer 2014 ; ( ):

Cumulative Systolic BP and Changes in Urine Albumin-to-Creatinine Ratios in Nondiabetic Participants of the Multi-Ethnic Study of AtherosclerosisZemaitis,P.; Liu,K.; Jacobs,D. R.,Jr; Cushman,M.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Shoham,D.; Palmas,W.; Cooper,R.; Kramer,H.Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN 2014 ; ( ):

Impact of westernization on fibroblast growth factor 23 levels among individuals of African ancestryEckberg,K.; Kramer,H.; Wolf,M.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Tayo,B.; Luke,A.; Cooper,R.Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association 2014 ; ( ):

Prevalence of risk of deficiency and inadequacy of 25-hydroxyvitamin D in US children: NHANES 2003-2006Karalius,V. P.; Zinn,D.; Wu,J.; Cao,G.; Minutti,C.; Luke,A.; Kramer,H.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM 2014 ;27(5-6):461-466

Bisphenol A (BPA) Found in Humans and Water in Three Geographic Regions with Distinctly Different Levels of Economic DevelopmentKaralius,V. P.; Harbison,J. E.; Plange-Rhule,J.; van Breemen,R. B.; Li,G.; Huang,K.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Mora,N.; Dugas,L. R.; Vail,L.; Tuchman,N. C.; Forrester,T.; Luke,A.Environmental health insights 2014 ;8( ):1-3

The Nigerian antihypertensive adherence trial: a community-based randomized trialAdeyemo,A.; Tayo,B. O.; Luke,A.; Ogedegbe,O.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Cooper,R. S.Journal of hypertension 2013 ;31(1):201-207

Prediction of fat-free mass using bioelectrical impedance analysis in young adults from five populations of African originLuke,A.; Bovet,P.; Forrester,T. E.; Lambert,E. V.; Plange-Rhule,J.; Dugas,L. R.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Kroff,J.; Richie,W. N.; Schoeller,D. A.European journal of clinical nutrition 2013 ;67(9):956-960

25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in African American and Nigerian womenDurazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Aloia,J. F.; Dugas,L. R.; Tayo,B. O.; Shoham,D. A.; Bertino,A. M.; Yeh,J. K.; Cooper,R. S.; Luke,A.American Journal of Human Biology : The Official Journal of the Human Biology Council 2013 ;25(4):560-562

Evaluation of Vitamin D Standardization Program protocols for standardizing serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D data: a case study of the program's potential for national nutrition and health surveysCashman,K. D.; Kiely,M.; Kinsella,M.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Tian,L.; Zhang,Y.; Lucey,A.; Flynn,A.; Gibney,M. J.; Vesper,H. W.; Phinney,K. W.; Coates,P. M.; Picciano,M. F.; Sempos,C. T.American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2013 ;97(6):1235-1242

Is there a reverse J-shaped association between 25-hydroxyvitamin D and all-cause mortality? Results from the U.S. nationally representative NHANESSempos,C. T.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Dawson-Hughes,B.; Yetley,E. A.; Looker,A. C.; Schleicher,R. L.; Cao,G.; Burt,V.; Kramer,H.; Bailey,R. L.; Dwyer,J. T.; Zhang,X.; Gahche,J.; Coates,P. M.; Picciano,M. F.The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism 2013 ;98(7):3001-3009

Mortality rates across 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25[OH]D) levels among adults with and without estimated glomerular filtration rate <60 ml/min/1.73 m2: the third national health and nutrition examination surveyKramer,H.; Sempos,C.; Cao,G.; Luke,A.; Shoham,D.; Cooper,R.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.PLoS ONE 2012 ;7(10):e47458

Trends in mortality from myocardial infarction. A comparative study between Spain and the United States: 1990-2006Orozco-Beltran,D.; Cooper,R. S.; Gil-Guillen,V.; Bertomeu-Martinez,V.; Pita-Fernandez,S.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Carratala-Munuera,C.; Cea-Calvo,L.; Bertomeu-Gonzalez,V.; Seoane-Pillado,T.; Rosado,L. E.Revista espanola de cardiologia (English ed.) 2012 ;65(12):1079-1085

Patterns of sodium and potassium excretion and blood pressure in the African DiasporaTayo,B. O.; Luke,A.; McKenzie,C. A.; Kramer,H.; Cao,G.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Forrester,T.; Adeyemo,A. A.; Cooper,R. S.Journal of human hypertension 2012 ;26(5):315-324

Effect of metformin therapy on vitamin D and vitamin B12 levels in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.Kos,E.; Liszek,M. J.; Emanuele,M. A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Camacho,P.Endocrine Practice 2012 ;18(2):179-184

Hemoglobin levels triggering erythropoiesis-stimulating agent therapy in patients with cancer: the shift after United States Food and Drug Administration policy changesStroupe,K. T.; Tarlov,E.; Lee,T. A.; Weichle,T. W.; Zhang,Q. L.; Michaelis,L. C.; Ozer,H.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Browning,M. M.; Hynes,D. M.Pharmacotherapy 2012 ;32(11):988-997

A psychoeducational intervention (SWEEP) for depressed women with diabetesPenckofer,S. M.; Ferrans,C.; Mumby,P.; Byrn,M.; Emanuele,M. A.; Harrison,P. R.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Lustman,P.Annals of Behavioral Medicine : A Publication of the Society of Behavioral Medicine 2012 ;44(2):192-206

Low vitamin D levels are associated with increased rejection and infections after lung transplantation.Lowery,E. M.; Bemiss,B.; Cascino,T.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Forsythe,S. M.; Alex,C.; Laghi,F.; Love,R. B.; Camacho,P.Journal of Heart & Lung Transplantation 2012 ;31(7):700-707

Adiposity is not equal in a multi-race/ethnic adolescent population: NHANES 1999-2004Dugas,L. R.; Cao,G.; Luke,A. H.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.) 2011 ;19(10):2099-2101

Assessing physical activity and its relationship to cardiovascular risk factors: NHANES 2003-2006.Luke,A.; Dugas,L. R.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Cao,G.BMC Public Health 2011 ;11( ):387

The effect of including cystatin C or creatinine in a cardiovascular risk model for asymptomatic individuals: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis.Ito,H.; Pacold,I. V.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Liu,K.; Shilipak,M. G.; Goff,D. C.,Jr; Tracy,R. P.; Kramer,H.American Journal of Epidemiology 2011 ;174(8):949-957

Clarification of DRIs for Calcium and Vitamin D across Age GroupsRoss,A., C.; Manson,JoAnn, E.; Abrams,Steven, A.; Aloia,John, F.; Brannon,Patsy, M.; Clinton,Steven, K.; Durazo-Arvizu,Ramon; Gallagher,J., C.; Gallo,Richard, L.; Jones,Glenville; Kovacs,Christopher, S.; Mayne,Susan, T.; Rosen,Clifford, J.; Shapses,Sue, A.Journal of the American Dietetic Association 2011 ;111(10):1467-1467

Energy expenditure in adults living in developing compared with industrialized countries: a meta-analysis of doubly labeled water studies.Dugas,L. R.; Harders,R.; Merrill,S.; Ebersole,K.; Shoham,D. A.; Rush,E. C.; Assah,F. K.; Forrester,T.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Luke,A.American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2011 ;93(2):427-441

Association of Waist Circumference and Body Mass Index With All-Cause Mortality in CKD: The REGARDS (Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke) StudyKramer,H.; Shoham,D.; McClure,L. A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Howard,G.; Judd,S.; Muntner,P.; Safford,M.; Warnock,D. G.; McClellan,W.American Journal of Kidney Diseases 2011 ;58(2):177-185

Protocol for the modeling the epidemiologic transition study: a longitudinal observational study of energy balance and change in body weight, diabetes and cardiovascular disease riskLuke,A.; Bovet,P.; Forrester,T. E.; Lambert,E. V.; Plange-Rhule,J.; Schoeller,D. A.; Dugas,L. R.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Shoham,D.; Cooper,R. S.; Brage,S.; Ekelund,U.; Steyn,N. P.BMC Public Health 2011 ;11( ):927-2458-11-927

Surgery and adjuvant chemotherapy use among veterans with colon cancer: insights from a California study.Hynes,D. M.; Tarlov,E.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Perrin,R.; Zhang,Q.; Weichle,T.; Ferreira,M. R.; Lee,T.; Benson,A. B.; Bhoopalam,N.; Bennett,C. L.Journal of Clinical Oncology 2010 ;28(15):2571-2576

Increasing BMI and waist circumference and prevalence of obesity among adults with Type 2 diabetes: the National Health and Nutrition Examination SurveysKramer,H.; Cao,G.; Dugas,L.; Luke,A.; Cooper,R.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.Journal of diabetes and its complications 2010 ;24(6):368-374

Three-phase model harmonizes estimates of the maximal suppression of parathyroid hormone by 25-hydroxyvitamin D in persons 65 years of age and olderDurazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Dawson-Hughes,B.; Sempos,C. T.; Yetley,E. A.; Looker,A. C.; Cao,G.; Harris,S. S.; Burt,V. L.; Carriquiry,A. L.; Picciano,M. F.The Journal of nutrition 2010 ;140(3):595-599

Hypertension in Mexican adults: results from the National Health and Nutrition Survey 2006Barquera,S.; Campos-Nonato,I.; Hernandez-Barrera,L.; Villalpando,S.; Rodriguez-Gilabert,C.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Aguilar-Salinas,C. A.Salud Publica de Mexico 2010 ;52 Suppl 1( ):S63-71

Energy expenditure does not predict weight change in either Nigerian or African American women.Luke,A.; Dugas,L. R.; Ebersole,K.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Cao,G.; Schoeller,D. A.; Adeyemo,A.; Brieger,W. R.American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2009 ;89(1):169-176

Obesity and central adiposity in Mexican adults: results from the Mexican National Health and Nutrition Survey 2006Barquera,S.; Campos-Nonato,I.; Hernandez-Barrera,L.; Flores,M.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Kanter,R.; Rivera,J. A.Salud Pública de México 2009 ;51( ):S595-S603

Comparison between sensory testing modalities for the evaluation of afferent nerve functioning in the genital area.Lowenstein,L.; Davis,C.; Jesse,K.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Kenton,K.International Urogynecology Journal 2009 ;20(1):83-87

Evaluation of urgency in women, with a validated Urgency, Severity and Impact Questionnaire (USIQ).Lowenstein,L.; FitzGerald,M. P.; Kenton,K.; Hatchett,L.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Mueller,E. R.; Goldman,K.; Brubaker,L.International Urogynecology Journal 2009 ;20(3):301-307

Total daily energy expenditure in black and white, lean and obese South African women.Dugas,L. R.; Cohen,R.; Carstens,M. T.; Schoffelen,P. F.; Luke,A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Goedecke,J. H.; Levitt,N. S.; Lambert,E. V.European journal of clinical nutrition 2009 ;63(5):667-673

Energy expenditure in young adult urban informal settlement dwellers in South AfricaDugas,L. R.; Carstens,M. A.; Ebersole,K.; Schoeller,D. A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Lambert,E. V.; Luke,A.European journal of clinical nutrition 2009 ;63(6):805-807

Primary tumor thickness as a risk factor for contralateral cervical metastases in T1/T2 oral tongue squamous cell carcinomaBier-Laning,C. M.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Muzaffar,K.; Petruzzelli,G. J.Laryngoscope 2009 ;119(5):883-888

Obesity management in adults with CKDKramer,H.; Tuttle,K. R.; Leehey,D.; Luke,A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R.; Shoham,D.; Cooper,R.; Beddhu,S.American Journal of Kidney Diseases 2009 ;53(1):151-165

Validation of a real-time urodynamic measure of urinary sensation.Lowenstein,L.; FitzGerald,M. P.; Kenton,K.; Brubaker,L.; Gruenwald,I.; Papier,I.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Elliot,C.; Mueller,E. R.; Vardi,Y.American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology 2008 ;198(6):661.e1; Jun-661.e4

Metabolic syndrome and self-reported history of kidney stones: the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III) 1988-1994.West,B.; Luke,A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Cao,G.; Shoham,D. A.; Kramer,H.American Journal of Kidney Diseases 2008 ;51(5):741-747

Effect of mindfulness based stress reduction on immune function, quality of life and coping in women newly diagnosed with early stage breast cancer.Witek-Janusek,L.; Albuquerque,K.; Chroniak,K. R.; Chroniak,C.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Mathews,H. L.Brain, Behavior, & Immunity 2008 ;22(6):969-981

Sugary soda consumption and albuminuria: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2004.Shoham,D. A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Kramer,H.; Luke,A.; Vupputuri,S.; Kshirsagar,A.PLoS ONE [Electronic Resource] 2008 ;3(10):e3431

A community-based study of tobacco smoke exposure among inner-city children with asthma in ChicagoKumar,R.; Curtis,L. M.; Khiani,S.; Moy,J.; Shalowitz,M. U.; Sharp,L.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Shannon,J. J.; Weiss,K. B.The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology 2008 ;122(4):754-759.e1

Cross-sectional associations of C-reactive protein with vascular risk factors and vascular complications in the DCCT/EDIC cohortJenkins,A. J.; Rothen,M.; Klein,R. L.; Moller,K.; Eldridge,L.; Zheng,D.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; McGee,D.; Lackland,D.; Thorpe,S. R.; Garvey,W. T.; Lyons,T. J.Journal of diabetes and its complications 2008 ;22(3):153-163

Urinary incontinence prevalence: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.Dooley,Y.; Kenton,K.; Cao,G.; Luke,A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Kramer,H.; Brubaker,L.Journal of Urology 2008 ;179(2):656-661

Issues related to modeling the body mass index-mortality association: the shape of the association and the effects of smoking status.Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.International journal of obesity 2008 ;32(Suppl 3):S52-5

Cardiovascular disease surveillance in Mexicans and Mexican Americans: a tale of two countries.Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Barquera,S.; Lazo-Elizondo,M.; Franco,M.Pan American Journal of Public Health 2008 ;23(2):119-124

Rapid increases in obesity in Jamaica, compared to Nigeria and the United States.Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Luke,A.; Cao,G.; Dugas,L.; Adeyemo,A.; Boyne,M.; Forrester,T.BMC Public Health 2008 ;8( ):133

Very low levels of energy expenditure among pre-adolescent Mexican-American girls.Dugas,L. R.; Ebersole,K.; Schoeller,D.; Yanovski,J. A.; Barquera,S.; Rivera,J.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Luke,A.International Journal of Pediatric Obesity 2008 ;3(2):123-126

Hypertension in Mexico and among Mexican Americans: prevalence and treatment patternsBarquera,S.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Luke,A.; Cao,G.Journal of human hypertension 2008 ;22(9):652-652

Lessons learned while conducting research on prevention of pressure ulcers in veterans with spinal cord injuryGuihan,M.; Garber,S. L.; Bombardier,C. H.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Goldstein,B.; Holmes,S. A.Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2007 ;88(7):858-861

Inference under peakedness restrictionsRojo,J.; Batun-Cutz,J.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.Statistica Sinica 2007 ;17(3):1165-1189

A system for interactive assessment and management in palliative careChang,C. H.; Boni-Saenz,A. A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; DesHarnais,S.; Lau,D. T.; Emanuel,L. L.Journal of Pain & Symptom Management 2007 ;33(6):745-755

Effect of increased copayments on pharmacy use in the Department of Veterans Affairs.Stroupe,K. T.; Smith,B. M.; Lee,T. A.; Tarlov,E.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Huo,Z.; Barnett,T.; Cao,L.; Burk,M.; Cunningham,F.; Hynes,D. M.; Weiss,K. B.Medical care 2007 ;45(11):1090-1097

Parental language and asthma among urban Hispanic childrenMosnaim,G. S.; Sadowski,L. S.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Sharp,L. K.; Curtis,L. M.; Shalowitz,M. U.; Shannon,J. J.; Weiss,K. B.The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology 2007 ;120(5):1160-1165

Validation of World Health Organization/International Society of Urologic Pathology 2004 classification schema for bladder urothelial carcinomas using quantitative nuclear morphometry: identification of predictive features using bootstrap method.Kapur,U.; Antic,T.; Venkataraman,G.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Quek,M. M.; Flanigan,R. C.; Wojcik,E. M.Urology 2007 ;70(5):1028-1033

Comparison of dietary patterns in the Mexican and Mexican-American populations.Luke,A.; Chavez,N.; Rolle,I.; Cao,G.; Flores,M.; Macias,N.; Barquera,S.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.Salud Publica de Mexico 2007 ;49(1):107-108

Association between obesity and chronic disease risk in childrenLuke,A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.Salud Publica de Mexico 2007 ;49(1):224-228

Activity, adiposity and weight change in Jamaican adults.Luke,A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Cao,G.; Forrester,T. E.; Wilks,R. J.; Schoeller,D. A.West Indian Medical Journal 2007 ;56(5):398-403

Increasing body mass index and obesity in the incident ESRD population.Kramer,H. J.; Saranathan,A.; Luke,A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Guichan,C.; Hou,S.; Cooper,R.Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 2006 ;17(5):1453-1459

Positive association between resting energy expenditure and weight gain in a lean adult population.Luke,A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Cao,G.; Adeyemo,A.; Tayo,B.; Cooper,R.American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2006 ;83(5):1076-1081

Literacy, race, and PSA level among low-income men newly diagnosed with prostate cancer.Wolf,M. S.; Knight,S. J.; Lyons,E. A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Pickard,S. A.; Arseven,A.; Arozullah,A.; Colella,K.; Ray,P.; Bennett,C. L.Urology 2006 ;68(1):89-93

Changes in health for the uninsured after reaching age-eligibility for Medicare.Baker,D. W.; Feinglass,J.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Witt,W. P.; Sudano,J. J.; Thompson,J. A.Journal of general internal medicine 2006 ;21(11):1144-1149

Health insurance coverage and the risk of decline in overall health and death among the near elderly, 1992-2002.Baker,D. W.; Sudano,J. J.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Feinglass,J.; Witt,W. P.; Thompson,J.Medical care 2006 ;44(3):277-282

Low literacy impairs comprehension of prescription drug warning labels.Davis,T. C.; Wolf,M. S.; Bass,P. F.,3rd; Middlebrooks,M.; Kennen,E.; Baker,D. W.; Bennett,C. L.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Bocchini,A.; Savory,S.; Parker,R. M.Journal of general internal medicine 2006 ;21(8):847-851

Health status, arthritis risk factors, and medical care use among respondents with joint symptoms or physician diagnosed arthritis: findings from the 2001 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System.Feinglass,J.; Lee,C.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Chang,R.Journal of Rheumatology 2005 ;32(1):130-136

Naltrexone effects on alcohol consumption in a clinical laboratory paradigm: temporal effects of drinking.Anton,R. F.; Drobes,D. J.; Voronin,K.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Moak,D.Psychopharmacology 2004 ;173(1-2):32-40

Role of simvastatin as an immunomodulator in type 2 diabetes.Lopes-Virella,M. F.; Mironova,M.; Stephan,E.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Virella,G.Diabetes care 2004 ;27(4):908-913

Association between markers of obesity and chronic disease risk in childrenLuke,A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.Salud Publica de Mexico 2004 ;49( ):S224-S228

Use of the Gleason system in international comparisons of prostatic adenocarcinomas in blacks.Freeman,V. L.; Coard,K. C.; Wojcik,E.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.Prostate 2004 ;58(2):169-173

Racial differences in survival among men with prostate cancer and comorbidity at time of diagnosis.Freeman,V. L.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Keys,L. C.; Johnson,M. P.; Schafernak,K.; Patel,V. K.American Journal of Public Health 2004 ;94(5):803-808

Oxidative stress in the pathogenesis of experimental mesangial proliferative glomerulonephritis.Budisavljevic,M. N.; Hodge,L.; Barber,K.; Fulmer,J. R.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Self,S. E.; Kuhlmann,M.; Raymond,J. R.; Greene,E. L.American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology 2003 ;285(6):F1138-48

Plasma prekallikrein: a risk marker for hypertension and nephropathy in type 1 diabetes.Jaffa,A. A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Zheng,D.; Lackland,D. T.; Srikanth,S.; Garvey,W. T.; Schmaier,A. H.Diabetes 2003 ;52(5):1215-1221

Determinants of mortality following a diagnosis of prostate cancer in Veterans Affairs and private sector health care systems.Freeman,V. L.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Arozullah,A. M.; Keys,L. C.American Journal of Public Health 2003 ;93(10):1706-1712

Sertraline and cognitive behavioral therapy for depressed alcoholics: results of a placebo-controlled trial.Moak,D. H.; Anton,R. F.; Latham,P. K.; Voronin,K. E.; Waid,R. L.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.Journal of clinical psychopharmacology 2003 ;23(6):553-562

Activity energy expenditure and adiposity among black adults in Nigeria and the United States.Luke,A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Rotimi,C. N.; Iams,H.; Schoeller,D. A.; Adeyemo,A. A.; Forrester,T. E.; Wilks,R.American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2002 ;75(6):1045-1050

Hypertension detection and control: population and policy implicationsDurazo-Arvizu,R. A.Cardiology clinics 2002 ;20(2):187-194

Prediction of mortality from coronary heart disease among diverse populations: is there a common predictive function?Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.Heart 2002 ;88(3):222-228

Relationship between premature mortality and socioeconomic factors in black and white populations of US metropolitan areasKennelly,J. F.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Oh,H. J.; Kaplan,G.; Lynch,J.Public health reports (Washington, D.C.: 1974) 2001 ;116(5):464-473

Methylprednisolone does not benefit patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting and early tracheal extubation.Chaney,M. A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Nikolov,M. P.; Blakeman,B. P.; Bakhos,M.Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery 2001 ;121(3):561-569

Preoperative differences between male and female patients with sleep apneaWalker,R. P.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Wachter,B.; Gopalsami,C.The Laryngoscope 2001 ;111(9):1501-1505

Effects of burn with and without Escherichia coli infection in rats on intestinal vs. splenic T-cell responsesRavindranath,T.; Al-Ghoul,W.; Namak,S.; Fazal,N.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Choudhry,M. A.; Sayeed,M. M.Critical care medicine 2001 ;29(12):2245-2250

Height and risk of fatal prostate cancer: findings from the National Health Interview Survey (1986 to 1994)Freeman,V. L.; Liao,Y.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.Annals of Epidemiology 2001 ;11(1):22-27

Assessing the effect of fatty acids on prostate carcinogenesis in humans: does self-reported dietary intake rank prostatic exposure correctly?.Freeman,V. L.; Meydani,M.; Yong,S.; Pyle,J.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Liao,Y.; Flanigan,R. C.; Waters,W. B.American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2001 ;73(4):815-820

Storytelling. A strategy for living and coping with cancerChelf,J. H.; Deshler,A. M.; Hillman,S.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.Cancer nursing 2000 ;23(1):1-5

Port-access minimally invasive cardiac surgery increases surgical complexity, increases operating room time, and facilitates early postoperative hospital dischargeChaney,M. A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Fluder,E. M.; Sawicki,K. J.; Nikolov,M. P.; Blakeman,B. P.; Bakhos,M.Anesthesiology 2000 ;92(6):1637-1645

Comparability of resting energy expenditure in Nigerians and U.S. blacks.Luke,A.; Rotimi,C. N.; Adeyemo,A. A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Prewitt,T. E.; Moragne-Kayser,L.; Harders,R.Obesity research 2000 ;8(5):351-359

Analyzing and Synthesizing Information from a Multiple-Study DatabaseDurazo-Arvizu,R. A.COMPSTAT 2000: Proceedings in Computational Statistics 2000 ; ( ):469

Body-Mass Index and MortalityDurazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Goldbourt,U.; McGee,D. L.New England Journal of Medicine 2000 ;342(4):286-289

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