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Detecting prediabetes among Hispanics/Latinos from diverse heritage groups: Does the test matter? Findings from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos

Avilés-Santa, M. L., Pérez, C. M., Schneiderman, N., Savage, P. J., Kaplan, R. C., Teng, Y., Suárez, E. L., Cai, J., Giachello, A. L., Talavera, G. A. & Cowie, C. C. Feb 1 2017 In : Preventive Medicine. 95, p. 110-118 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Prediabetic State
Hispanic Americans
Glucose
Health
Fasting

Environmental tobacco smoke exposure and periodontitis prevalence among nonsmokers in the hispanic community Health Study/Study of Latinos

Akinkugbe, A. A., Sanders, A. E., Preisser, J. S., Cai, J., Salazar, C. R. & Beck, J. D. Apr 1 2017 In : Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology. 45, 2, p. 168-177 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Periodontitis
Hispanic Americans
Smoke
Tobacco
Health
3 Citations

Genome-wide association study of generalized anxiety symptoms in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos

Dunn, E. C., Sofer, T., Gallo, L. C., Gogarten, S. M., Kerr, K. F., Chen, C. Y., Stein, M. B., Ursano, R. J., Guo, X., Jia, Y., Qi, Q., Rotter, J. I., Argos, M., Cai, J., Penedo, F. J., Perreira, K., Wassertheil-Smoller, S. & Smoller, J. W. Mar 1 2017 In : American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics. 174, 2, p. 132-143 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Genome-Wide Association Study
Anxiety Disorders
Hispanic Americans
Anxiety
Health

Improving efficiency of parameter estimation in case-cohort studies with multivariate failure time data

Yan, Y., Zhou, H. & Cai, J. Sep 1 2017 In : Biometrics. 73, 3, p. 1042-1052 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Multivariate Failure Times
Failure Time Data
Cohort Study
Multivariate Data
Parameter Estimation

Proportional hazards model with a change point for clustered event data

Deng, Y., Zeng, D., Zhao, J. & Cai, J. Sep 1 2017 In : Biometrics. 73, 3, p. 835-845 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

risk factors
testing
methodology
Proportional Hazards Model
Change Point
2 Citations

Risk factors for mortality in adult patients with sickle cell disease: A meta-analysis of studies in North America and Europe

Maitra, P., Caughey, M., Robinson, L., Desai, P. C., Jones, S., Nouraie, M., Gladwin, M. T., Hinderliter, A., Cai, J. & Ataga, K. I. Mar 31 2017 In : Haematologica. 102, 4, p. 626-636 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Sickle Cell Anemia
North America
Meta-Analysis
Mortality
Confidence Intervals
3 Citations

Sex differences in associations of adiposity measures and insulin resistance in US Hispanic/Latino youth: The Hispanic community children's health study/study of latino youth (SOL youth)

Qi, Q., Hua, S., Perreira, K. M., Cai, J., Van Horn, L., Schneiderman, N., Thyagarajan, B., Delamater, A. M., Kaplan, R. C. & Isasi, C. R. Jan 1 2017 In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 102, 1, p. 185-194 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Adiposity
Hispanic Americans
Sex Characteristics
Insulin Resistance
Child Health

The Association of Diabetes and Obesity With Prostate Cancer Progression: HCaP-NC

Khan, S., Cai, J., Nielsen, M. E., Troester, M. A., Mohler, J. L., Fontham, E. T. H., Hendrix, L. H., Farnan, L., Olshan, A. F. & Bensen, J. T. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Prostate.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Prostatic Neoplasms
Obesity
Delivery of Health Care
Therapeutics
hydroquinone
2016
3 Citations

Albuminuria is associated with endothelial dysfunction and elevated plasma endothelin-1 in sickle cell anemia

Ataga, K. I., Derebail, V. K., Caughey, M., Elsherif, L., Shen, J. H., Jones, S. K., Maitra, P., Pollock, D. M., Cai, J., Archer, D. R. & Hinderliter, A. L. Sep 1 2016 In : PLoS ONE. 11, 9, e0162652

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

sickle cell anemia
endothelins
urine
albuminuria
Albuminuria
8 Citations

Association of glucose homeostasis measures with heart rate variability among Hispanic/Latino adults without diabetes: The Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL)

Meyer, M. L., Gotman, N. M., Soliman, E. Z., Whitsel, E. A., Arens, R., Cai, J., Daviglus, M. L., Denes, P., González, H. M., Moreiras, J., Talavera, G. A. & Heiss, G. Mar 16 2016 In : Cardiovascular Diabetology. 15, 1, 45

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hispanic Americans
Homeostasis
Heart Rate
Glucose
Health
2 Citations

Association of Impaired Glucose Regulation and Insulin Resistance with Cardiac Structure and Function: Results from ECHO-SOL (Echocardiographic Study of Latinos)

Demmer, R. T., Allison, M. A., Cai, J., Kaplan, R. C., Desai, A. A., Hurwitz, B. E., Newman, J. C., Shah, S. J., Swett, K., Talavera, G. A., Thai, A., Youngblood, M. E. & Rodriguez, C. J. Oct 1 2016 In : Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging. 9, 10, 005032

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hispanic Americans
Insulin Resistance
Diabetes Mellitus
Glucose
Prediabetic State

Association of self-reported physical activity with obstructive sleep apnea: Results from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL)

Murillo, R., Reid, K. J., Arredondo, E. M., Cai, J., Gellman, M. D., Gotman, N. M., Marquez, D. X., Penedo, F. J., Ramos, A. R., Zee, P. C. & Daviglus, M. L. Dec 1 2016 In : Preventive Medicine. 93, p. 183-188 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Hispanic Americans
Exercise
Health
Odds Ratio
1 Citations

Cardiovascular disease risk by assigned treatment using the 2013 and 1998 obesity guidelines

Stevens, J., Erber-Oakkar, E., Cui, Z., Cai, J., Virani, S. S., Di Angelantonio, E. & Wormser, D. Jul 1 2016 In : Obesity. 24, 7, p. 1554-1560 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cardiovascular Diseases
Obesity
Guidelines
Therapeutics
Weight Loss
1 Citations

Comparison of eight equations that predict percent body fat using skinfolds in American Youth

Truesdale, K. P., Roberts, A., Cai, J., Berge, J. M. & Stevens, J. Aug 1 2016 In : Childhood Obesity. 12, 4, p. 314-323 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Adipose Tissue
Sexism
Photon Absorptiometry
Research Personnel
Nutrition Surveys

Effect of Relocation to the U.S. on Asthma Risk Among Hispanics

Jerschow, E., Strizich, G., Xue, X., Hudes, G., Spivack, S., Persky, V., Ayala, G. X., Delamater, A., Kim, Y., Etzel, E., Cai, J. & Kaplan, R. C. 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hispanic Americans
Asthma
Age of Onset
Cross-Sectional Studies
Incidence
5 Citations

Factors that impact health-related quality of life over time for individuals with head and neck cancer

Reeve, B. B., Cai, J., Zhang, H., Weissler, M. C., Wisniewski, K., Gross, H. & Olshan, A. F. Dec 1 2016 In : Laryngoscope. 126, 12, p. 2718-2725 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Head and Neck Neoplasms
Quality of Life
Tobacco Use
Therapeutics
Laryngoscopes

Fight for Your Right to Fruit: Psychosocial Outcomes of a Manga Comic Promoting Fruit Consumption in Middle-School Youth

Leung, M. M., Green, M. C., Tate, D. F., Cai, J., Wyka, K. & Ammerman, A. S. Aug 21 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Health Communication. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Fruit
Fruits
Group
Control Groups
Greece
1 Citations

Genetic variation near IRS1 is associated with adiposity and a favorable metabolic profile in U.S. Hispanics/Latinos

Qi, Q., Gogarten, S. M., Emery, L. S., Louie, T., Stilp, A., Cai, J., Schneiderman, N., Avilés-Santa, M. L., Kaplan, R. C., North, K. E., Laurie, C. C., Loos, R. J. F. & Isasi, C. R. Nov 1 2016 In : Obesity. 24, 11, p. 2407-2413 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Metabolome
Adiposity
Hispanic Americans
Adipose Tissue
Alleles
2 Citations

Hispanics/Latinos with type 2 diabetes have functional and symptomatic pulmonary impairment mirroring kidney microangiopathy: Findings from the hispanic community health study/study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL)

Klein, O. L., Aviles-Santa, L., Cai, J., Collard, H. R., Kanaya, A. M., Kaplan, R. C., Kinney, G. L., Mendes, E., Smith, L., Talavera, G., Wu, D. & Daviglus, M. Nov 1 2016 In : Diabetes Care. 39, 11, p. 2051-2057 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hispanic Americans
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Kidney
Lung
Health
1 Citations

Hostility and quality of life among Hispanics/Latinos in the HCHS/SOL Sociocultural Ancillary Study

Moncrieft, A. E., Llabre, M. M., Gallo, L. C., Cai, J., Gonzalez, F., Gonzalez, P., Ostrovsky, N. W., Schneiderman, N. & Penedo, F. J. Jul 22 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Psychology and Health. p. 1-17 17 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hostility
Hispanic Americans
Quality of Life
Anxiety
Depression
Case-cohort Design
Additive Hazards Model
Proportional Hazards Models
Covariates
Cohort Studies

Marginal structural cox models with case-cohort sampling

Lee, H., Hudgens, M. G., Cai, J. & Cole, S. R. Apr 1 2016 In : Statistica Sinica. 26, 2, p. 509-526 18 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cox Model
Structural Model
Estimator
Cohort
Sampling
2 Citations

Nativity differences in allostatic load by age, sex, and Hispanic background from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos

Salazar, C. R., Strizich, G., Seeman, T. E., Isasi, C. R., Gallo, L. C., Avilés-Santa, L. M., Cai, J., Penedo, F. J., Arguelles, W., Sanders, A. E., Lipton, R. B. & Kaplan, R. C. Dec 1 2016 In : SSM - Population Health. 2, p. 416-424 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

health
community
Allostasis
Hispanic Americans
Health
1 Citations

Outcome-dependent sampling design and inference for Cox's proportional hazards Model

Yu, J., Liu, Y., Cai, J., Sandler, D. P. & Zhou, H. Nov 1 2016 In : Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference. 178, p. 24-36 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cox Proportional Hazards Model
Sampling Design
Dependent
Design
Cox proportional hazards model

Quantile regression models for current status data

Ou, F. S., Zeng, D. & Cai, J. Nov 1 2016 In : Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference. 178, p. 112-127 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Current Status Data
Quantile Regression
Failure Time
Regression Model
Regression model

Recent progresses in outcome-dependent sampling with failure time data

Ding, J., Lu, T. S., Cai, J. & Zhou, H. Jan 13 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Lifetime Data Analysis. p. 1-26 26 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Failure Time Data
Dependent
Sampling
Sampling Design
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
1 Citations

Smoking patterns and chronic kidney disease in US Hispanics: Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos

Franceschini, N., Deng, Y., Flessner, M. F., Eckfeldt, J. H., Kramer, H. J., Lash, J. P., Lee, D. J., Melamed, M. L., Moncrieft, A. E., Ricardo, A. C., Rosas, S. E., Kaplan, R. C., Raij, L. & Cai, J. Oct 1 2016 In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 31, 10, p. 1670-1676 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Hispanic Americans
Smoking
Health
Population
3 Citations

Statin and aspirin use among hispanic and latino adults at high cardiovascular risk: Findings from the hispanic community health study/study of latinos

Qato, D. M., Lee, T. A., Durazo-Arvizu, R., Wu, D., Wilder, J., Reina, S. A., Cai, J., Gonzalez, F., Talavera, G. A., Ostfeld, R. J. & Daviglus, M. L. 2016 In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 5, 4, e002905

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Hispanic Americans
Aspirin
Health
Insurance Coverage
2 Citations

The association of diabetes and obesity with prostate cancer aggressiveness among Black Americans and White Americans in a population-based study

Khan, S., Cai, J., Nielsen, M. E., Troester, M. A., Mohler, J. L., Fontham, E. T. H., Hendrix, L. H., Farnan, L., Olshan, A. F. & Bensen, J. T. Dec 1 2016 In : Cancer Causes and Control. 27, 12, p. 1475-1485 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Prostatic Neoplasms
Obesity
Population
Prostate Cancer, Hereditary, 7
hydroquinone
Checklist
Reproducibility of Results
Self Report
Food
Equipment and Supplies
1 Citations

Variable selection for case-cohort studies with failure time outcome

Ni, A., Cai, J. & Zeng, D. Sep 1 2016 In : Biometrika. 103, 3, p. 547-562 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cohort Study
Failure Time
Variable Selection
Cohort study
Variable selection
2015
4 Citations

Association of pro-inflammatory high-density lipoprotein cholesterol with clinical and laboratory variables in sickle cell disease

Ataga, K. I., Hinderliter, A., Brittain, J. E., Jones, S., Xu, H., Cai, J., Kim, S., Pritchard, K. A. & Hillery, C. A. Jan 1 2015 In : Hematology. 20, 5, p. 289-296 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Sickle Cell Anemia
HDL Cholesterol
Bilirubin
Cholesterol
L-Lactate Dehydrogenase
1 Citations
China
Atherosclerosis
Body Mass Index
Mortality
Confidence Intervals
9 Citations

Longitudinal study of acculturation and BMI change among Asian American men

Erber Oakkar, E., Stevens, J., Bradshaw, P. T., Cai, J., Perreira, K. M., Popkin, B. M., Gordon-Larsen, P., Young, D. R., Ghai, N. R., Caan, B. & Quinn, V. P. Apr 1 2015 In : Preventive Medicine. 73, p. 15-21 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Acculturation
Asian Americans
Longitudinal Studies
Emigration and Immigration
Weights and Measures

Longitudinal study of body mass index in Asian men who immigrate to the US

Oakkar, E. E., Stevens, J., Bradshaw, P. T., Cai, J., Perreira, K. M., Popkin, B. M., Gordon-Larsen, P., Young, D. R., Ghai, N. R., Caan, B. & Quinn, V. P. Jan 1 2015 In : Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 24, 4, p. 701-709 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Longitudinal Studies
Body Mass Index
Emigration and Immigration
Men's Health
Cross-Sectional Studies
20 Citations

Modelling recurrent events: A tutorial for analysis in epidemiology

Amorim, L. D. A. F. & Cai, J. Jan 1 2015 In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 44, 1, p. 324-333 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Epidemiology
Software
Statistical Models
Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
Respiratory Tract Infections
3 Citations

Monocytosis is associated with hemolysis in sickle cell disease

Wongtong, N., Jones, S., Deng, Y., Cai, J. & Ataga, K. I. Jan 1 2015 In : Hematology. 20, 10, p. 593-597 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Sickle Cell Anemia
Hemolysis
Monocytes
Thalassemia
Reticulocyte Count
11 Citations

Objectively measured sedentary time and cardiometabolic biomarkers in US Hispanic/Latino adults: The Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL)

Qi, Q., Strizich, G., Merchant, G., Sotres-Alvarez, D., Buelna, C., Castañeda, S. F., Gallo, L. C., Cai, J., Gellman, M. D., Isasi, C. R., Moncrieft, A. E., Sanchez-Johnsen, L., Schneiderman, N. & Kaplan, R. C. Oct 20 2015 In : Circulation. 132, 16, p. 1560-1569 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hispanic Americans
Biomarkers
Health
Exercise
Fasting

Parameter estimation in Cox models with missing failure indicators and the OPPERA study

Brownstein, N. C., Cai, J., Slade, G. D. & Bair, E. Jan 1 2015 In : Statistics in Medicine. 34, 30, p. 3984-3996 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cox Model
Pain
Risk Assessment
Parameter Estimation
Evaluation
4 Citations

Periodontitis and sleep disordered breathing in the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos

Sanders, A. E., Essick, G. K., Beck, J. D., Cai, J., Beaver, S., Finlayson, T. L., Zee, P. C., Loredo, J. S., Ramos, A. R., Singer, R. H., Jimenez, M. C., Barnhart, J. M. & Redline, S. Jan 1 2015 In : Sleep. 38, 8, p. 1195-1203 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Periodontitis
Sleep Apnea Syndromes
Hispanic Americans
Health
Odds Ratio
Young Adult
Exercise
Health
Psychological Signal Detection
Surveys and Questionnaires
4 Citations

Risk of cigarette smoking initiation during adolescence among US-born and non - US-born Hispanics/Latinos: The Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos

Parrinello, C. M., Isasi, C. R., Xue, X., Bandiera, F. C., Cai, J., Lee, D. J., Navas-Nacher, E. L., Perreira, K. M., Salgado, H. & Kaplan, R. C. Jun 1 2015 In : American Journal of Public Health. 105, 6, p. 1230-1236 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hispanic Americans
Smoking
Health
Confidence Intervals
Cohort Studies
7 Citations

Sex difference in the association between obesity and asthma in U.S. adults: Findings from a national study

Wang, L., Wang, K., Gao, X., Paul, T. K., Cai, J. & Wang, Y. Aug 1 2015 In : Respiratory Medicine. 109, 8, p. 955-962 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Sex Characteristics
Asthma
Obesity
Body Mass Index
Health Surveys
8 Citations
Atherosclerosis
Weights and Measures
Weight Gain
Weight Loss
Maintenance
13 Citations

US adults recommended for weight reduction by 1998 and 2013 obesity guidelines, NHANES 2007-2012

Stevens, J., Oakkar, E. E., Cui, Z., Cai, J. & Truesdale, K. P. Jan 1 2015 In : Obesity. 23, 3, p. 527-531 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nutrition Surveys
Weight Loss
Obesity
Guidelines
Therapeutics
2014
18 Citations

Body mass index, sex, and cardiovascular disease risk factors among hispanic/latino adults: Hispanic community health study/study of latinos

Kaplan, R. C., Larissa Avilés-Santa, M., Parrinello, C. M., Hanna, D. B., Jung, M., Castañeda, S. F., Hankinson, A. L., Isasi, C. R., Birnbaum-Weitzman, O., Kim, R. S., Daviglus, M. L., Talavera, G. A., Schneiderman, N. & Cai, J. 2014 In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 3, 4, e000923

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hispanic Americans
Body Mass Index
Cardiovascular Diseases
Health
Obesity

Cox-Type Proportional Hazards Models

Cai, J., Zeng, D. & Deng, Y. Jun 9 2014 Planning, Analysis, and Inferential Methods. Wiley Blackwell, Vol. 2, p. 126-145 20 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

Proportional Hazards Models
29 Citations

Depression, anxiety, antidepressant use, and cardiovascular disease among Hispanic men and women of different national backgrounds: Results from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos

Wassertheil-Smoller, S., Arredondo, E. M., Cai, J. W., Castaneda, S. F., Choca, J. P., Gallo, L. C., Jung, M., LaVange, L. M., Lee-Rey, E. T., Mosley, T., Penedo, F. J., Santistaban, D. A. & Zee, P. C. Jan 1 2014 In : Annals of Epidemiology. 24, 11, p. 822-830 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hispanic Americans
Antidepressive Agents
Cardiovascular Diseases
Anxiety
Depression
9 Citations

Estimating effect of environmental contaminants on women's subfecundity for the MoBa study data with an outcome-dependent sampling scheme

Ding, J., Zhou, H., Liu, Y., Cai, J. & Longnecker, M. P. Jul 19 2014 In : Biostatistics. 15, 4, p. 636-650 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Estimator
Dependent
Sampling
Proportional Hazards Models
Fertility
7 Citations
Nutrition Surveys
Adipose Tissue
Skinfold Thickness
Reference Values
Body Mass Index