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Scholarly Publications

Age Differences in Primary Prevention Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Use in U.S. Individuals

December 2011

Abstract OBJECTIVES: To estimate the potentially inappropriate use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator ICDs in older U.S. adults. DESIGN: Retrospective study.

Multi-Country Analysis of Palm Oil Consumption and Cardiovascular Disease Mortality for Countries at Different Stages of Economic Development: 1980-1997

December 2011

Background Cardiovascular diseases represent an increasing share of the global disease burden.

Events

Economics, Modelling and Diabetes: The Mount Hood 2014 Challenge

June 18, 2014

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Projects

Age related changes in the brain systems underlying intertemporal choice

Despite the fact that physical health and cognitive abilities decline with age, emotion regulation remains stable or improves across the adult lifespan.
English

Health Implication of Urbanization, Migration and Obesity in India

June 2019

Urbanization and obesity-related chronic diseases are cited as threats to the future health of India's older citizens.
English

The Quantitative Genetic Architecture of Sex Differences in Longevity

June 2019

The aim of this project was to investigate the heritability of longevity and the relative contributions of selection on mean lifespan and sex-specific lifespan to human longevity.
English

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Vincenzo Atella Adjunct Affiliate, CHP/PCOR