GENESIS productions

Major publications

1. CMAJ THEME ISSUES: A Comprehensive View of Sex- Specific Issues Related to Cardiovascular Disease by Drs. Louise Pilote, Kaberi Dasgupta, Veena Guru, Karin H. Humphries, Jennifer McGrath, Colleen Norris, Doreen Rabi, Johanne Tremblay, Arsham Alamian, Tracie Barnett, Jafna Cox, William Amin Ghali, Sherry Grace, Pavel Hamet, Teresa Ho, Susan Kirkland, Marie Lambert, Danielle Libersan, Jennifer O’Loughlin, Gilles Paradis, Milan Petrovich, Vicky Tagalakis. The article will be on line at e-cmaj and in print for a targetted group of readers, CMAJ February 2007.


2. STRONG MEDIA COVERAGE: “Emergence of Sex Differences in Prevalence of High SystolicBlood Pressure. Analysis of a Longitudinal Adolescent Cohort” by Drs Kaberi Dasgupta, Jennifer O’Loughlin, Shun-Fu Chen, Igor Karp, Gilles Paradis, Johanne Tremblay, Pavel Hamet and Louise Pilote.


LIST OF GENESIS PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS Complete list (updated March 20th, 2007) Graph of publications (updated April 11, 2007)

3. K Dasgupta, C Chan, D Da Costa, L Pilote, M De Civita, N Ross, I Strachan, R Sigal, L Joseph. Walking Behaviour and Glycemic Control in Type 2 Diabetes: Seasonal and Gender Differences-Study Design and Methods. Cardiovascular Diabetology 2007, 6:1


4. Karp I, Chen SF, Pilote L. Sex differences in the effectiveness of statins after myocardial infarction. CMAJ January 30, 2007; 176 (3)


5. J Onysko, CJ Maxwell, M Eliasziw, JX Zhang, H Johansen, Campbell NRC. Large Increases in Hypertension Diagnosis and Treatment in Canada Following a Health Care Professional Education Program. Hypertension. 2006;48:853


6. G Booth, M Kapral, K Fung, JV Tu. Relation Between Age and Cardiovascular Disease in Men and Women with Diabetes Compared with Non-Diabetic People: A Population-Based Retrospective Cohort Study. Lancet. 2006 Jul 1;368(9529):29-36


7. G EB Loucks, LM Sullivan, LJ Hayes, RB D'Agostino, Sr., MG Larson, RS Vasan, EJ Benjamin, LF Berkman. Education Level is Associated with Inflammatory Markers in the Framingham Heart Study Am J Epidemiol. 2006;163(7):622-8


8. EB Loucks, LF Berkman, TL Gruenewald, T Seeman. Relation of Social Integration to Inflammatory Marker Concentrations in Men and Women 70-79 Years. Am J Cardiol. 2006; 97(7):1010-6.


9. K Dasgupta, J O'Loughlin, S Chen, I Karp, G Paradis, J Tremblay, P Hamet, L Pilote. Emergence of Sex Differences in Prevalence of High Systolic Blood Pressure: Analysis of a Longitudinal Adolescent Cohort. Circulation. 2006;114:2663-2670


10. ES Ford, EB Loucks, LF Berkman. Social Isolation and Concentrations of C-Reactive Protein Among US Adults. Ann Epidemiol. 2006;16:78–84


11. EB Loucks, LM Sullivan, RB D'Agostino, MG Larson, LF Berkman, EJ Benjamin. Social Networks and Inflammatory Markers in the Framingham Heart Study. J Biosoc Sci. 2006; Jan 27:1-8


12. EB Loucks, LF Berkman, TF Gruenewald, TE Seeman. Social Integration is Associated with Fibrinogen Concentration in Elderly Men. Psychosomatic Medicine. 2005; 67: 353-358


13. A Bestawros, K B Filion, T Guo, S Haider, L Pilote, M J Eisenberg. Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: Do Women Cost More? Can J Cardiol. 2005 Nov;21(13):1195-2000


14. R Sheppard, H Behlouli, H Richard, L Pilote. Effect of Gender on Treatment, Resource Utilization, and Outcomes in Congestive Heart Failure in Quebec, Canada. Am J Cardiol. 2005 Apr 15;95(8):955-9


15. M Florian, A Freiman, S Magder. Treatment With 17-[Beta]-Estradiol Reduces Superoxide Production in Aorta of Ovariectomized Rats. Steroids 2004 Dec;69(13-14):779-87


16. M Florian, Y Lu, M Angle, S Magder. Estrogen Induced Changes in Akt-Dependent Activation of Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase and Vasodilation. Steroids 2004 Sep;69(10):637-45