• 24684 Citations
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1988 …2019

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1988

Hyperthyroid-induced chorea. Case report and review of the literature.

Shahar, E., Shapiro, M. S. & Shenkman, L., Apr 1988, In : Israel Journal of Medical Sciences. 24, 4-5, p. 264-266 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Myokymia: a rare manifestation of thyrotoxicosis

Shahar, E. & Shapiro, M. S., Aug 1988, In : Harefuah. 115, 3-4, p. 69-70 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The crisis in internal medicine from the resident's viewpoint

Shahar, E. & Shahar, A., Sep 1988, In : Harefuah. 115, 5-6, p. 144-147 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1990

Asthenic symptoms in a rural family practice: Epidemiologic characteristics and a proposed classification

Shahar, E. & Lederer, J., 1990, In : Journal of Family Practice. 31, 3, p. 257-262 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Contamination of blood cultures during venepuncture: Fact or myth?

Shahar, E., Wohl-Gottesman, B. S. & Shenkman, L., 1990, In : Postgraduate Medical Journal. 66, 782, p. 1053-1058 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Dexamethasone and acute mountain sickness (III)

Shahar, E., 1990, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 322, 19, p. 1395 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
1991

The use of a self-report questionnaire to assess the frequency of sexual dysfunction in family practice clinics

Shahar, E., Lederer, J. & Herz, M. J., 1991, In : Family Practice. 8, 3, p. 206-212 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
1993
4 Scopus citations

Association of hemostatic variables with prevalent cardiovascular disease and asymptomatic carotid artery atherosclerosis

Folsom, A. R., Wu, K. K., Shahar, E. & Davis, C. E., 1993, In : Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. 13, 12, p. 1829-1836 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

194 Scopus citations

Associations of fish intake and dietary n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids with a hypocoagulable profile: The atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study

Shahar, E., Folsom, A. R., Wu, K. K., Dennis, B. H., Shimakawa, T., Conlan, M. G., Davis, C. E. & Dale Williams, O., 1993, In : Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. 13, 8, p. 1205-1212 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

105 Scopus citations

Past infection by Chlamydia pneumoniae strain TWAR and asymptomatic carotid atherosclerosis

Melnick, S. L., Shahar, E., Folsom, A. R., Grayston, J. T., Sorlie, P. D., Wang, S. P. & Szklo, M., 1993, In : American Journal of Medicine. 95, 5, p. 499-504 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

221 Scopus citations

Response to mail surveys: Effect of a request to explain refusal to participate

ARIC Study Investigators, 1993, In : Epidemiology. 4, 5, p. 480-482 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

The role of stroke attack rate and case fatality in the decline of stroke mortality The Minnesota heart survey

McGovern, P. G., Shahar, E., Sprafka, J. M. & Pankow, J. S., 1993, In : Annals of Epidemiology. 3, 5, p. 483-487 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Trends in survival of hospitalized stroke patients between 1970 and 1985: The Minnesota heart survey

McGovern, P. G., Pankow, J. S., Burke, G. L., Shahar, E., Sprafka, J. M., Folsom, A. R. & Blackburn, H., Nov 1993, In : Stroke. 24, 11, p. 1640-1648 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations
1994

Apparently coronary heart disease-free patients in the coronary care unit: Characteristics, medical care, and 1-year outcome

Brodin, E. C., Shahar, E., Rosamond, W. D., McGovern, P. G., Sprafka, J. M., Doliszny, K. M. & Luepker, R. V., 1994, In : Coronary Artery Disease. 5, 9, p. 737-743 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Dietary n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and smoking-related chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Shahar, E., Folsom, A. R., Melnick, S. L., Tockman, M. S., Comstock, G. W., Gennaro, V., Higgins, M. W., Sorlie, P. D., Ko, W. J. & Szklo, M., Jul 28 1994, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 331, 4, p. 228-233 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

151 Scopus citations

Does dietary vitamin A protect against airway obstruction?

Shahar, E., Folsom, A. R., Melnick, S. L., Tockman, M. S., Comstock, G. W., Shimakawa, T., Higgins, M. W., Sorlie, P. D. & Szklo, M., Oct 1994, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 150, 4, p. 978-982 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Factors associated with failure of aspirin treatment [3]

Shahar, E., McGovern, P. G., Sprafka, J. M., Treves, T. A., Bornstein, N. M., Karepov, V. G. & Korczyn, A. D., 1994, In : Stroke. 25, 8, p. 1701-1702 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fish consumption may limit the damage of smoking on the lung

Sharp, D. S., Rodriguez, B. L., Shahar, E., Hwang, L. J. & Burchfiel, C. M., Oct 1994, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 150, 4, p. 983-987 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

Plasma phospholipid fatty acid composition and factor VII coagulant activity

Folsom, A. R., Ma, J., Eckfeldt, J. H., Shahar, E. & Wu, K. K., 1994, In : Atherosclerosis. 111, 2, p. 199-207 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Trends in diabetes prevalence among stroke patients and the effect of diabetes on stroke survival: The Minnesota Heart Survey

Sprafka, J. M., Virnig, B. A., Shahar, E. & McGovern, P. G., 1994, In : Diabetic Medicine. 11, 7, p. 678-684 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations
1995

Evidence-based medicine.

Shahar, E., Oct 28 1995, In : The Lancet. 346, 8983, p. 1172 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Fish consumption may limit the damage of smoking on the lung.

Shahar, E. & Folsom, A., May 1995, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 151, 5, p. 1688-1689 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Improved survival of stroke patients during the 1980s: The Minnesota stroke survey

Shahar, E., McGovern, P. G., Sprafka, J. M., Pankow, J. S., Doliszny, K. M., Luepker, R. V. & Blackburn, H., 1995, In : Stroke. 26, 1, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

75 Scopus citations

Plasma fatty acid composition as an indicator of habitual dietary fat intake in middle-aged adults

Ma, J., Folsom, A. R., Shahar, E. & Eckfeldt, J. H., 1995, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 62, 3, p. 564-571 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

294 Scopus citations

Recent infection and cerebrovascular ischemia [4]

Shahar, E., Mittleman, M. A., Grau, A. J., Buggle, F., Hacke, W. & Becher, H., 1995, In : Stroke. 26, 8, p. 1503 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Restriction of fat in the diet of infants

Olson, R., Shahar, E., Pankow, J., McGovern, P., Michaelsen, K. F., Hernell, O. & Deutsch, M., Apr 29 1995, In : The Lancet. 345, 8957, p. 1116-1118 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Three vs 10 days of trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole for acute maxillary sinusitis [1]

Rosborough, T. K., Rierach, C. A., Sawyer, J., Stryer, D., Rydberg, M., Polstein, B., Shahar, E. & Williams, J. W., 1995, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 274, 17, p. 1341-1342 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Trials of streptokinase in severe acute ischaemic stroke

Shahar, E., McGovern, P., Hommel, M., Pierre Boissel, J., Donnan, G., Davis, S., Chambers, B., Gates, P., Hankey, G., McNeil, J., Rosen, D., Stewart-Wynne, E. & Tuck, R., Mar 4 1995, In : The Lancet. 345, 8949, p. 578-579 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

173 Scopus citations
1996

Assessing medical history in coronary heart disease surveillance: Agreement between contemporaneous and retrospective methods

Rosamond, W. D., Shahar, E. & Luepker, R. V., 1996, In : Epidemiology. 7, 4, p. 447-449 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Association of dietary composition with fasting serum insulin level: The ARIC Study

Vitelli, L. L., Folsom, A. R., Shahar, E., Winkhart, S. P., Shimakawa, T., Stevens, J., Duncan, B. B. & Chambless, L. E., Dec 1996, In : Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases. 6, 4, p. 194-202 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Association of transient ischemic attack/stroke symptoms assessed by standardized questionnaire and algorithm with cerebrovascular risk factors and carotid artery wall thickness. The ARIC Study, 1987-1989

Chambless, L. E., Shahar, E., Sharrett, A. R., Heiss, G., Wijnberg, L., Paton, C. C., Sorlie, P. & Toole, J. F., Nov 1 1996, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 144, 9, p. 857-866 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Scopus citations

Changes in plasma lipids and lipoproteins associated with starting or stopping postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy

Folsom, A. R., McGovern, P. G., Nabulsi, A. A., Shahar, E., Kahn, E. S. B., Winkhart, S. P. & White, A. D., 1996, In : American Heart Journal. 132, 5, p. 952-958 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Differences between respondents and nonrespondents in a multicenter community-based study vary by gender and ethnicity

Jackson, R., Chambless, L. E., Yang, K., Byrne, T., Watson, R., Folsom, A., Shahar, E. & Kalsbeek, W., Dec 1996, In : Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 49, 12, p. 1441-1446 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

273 Scopus citations

Epidemiology differs from public health practice.

Shahar, E., Sep 1996, In : Epidemiology. 7, 5, p. 558-559 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Hospital care and survival of acute myocardial infarction patients in Minnesota and Southern Germany: A comparative study

Shahar, E., Lewis, M., Keil, U., McGovern, P. G., Löwel, H. & Luepker, R. V., 1996, In : Coronary Artery Disease. 7, 6, p. 467-473 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

No relation between excess fatigue and asymptomatic carotid atherosclerosis

McGovern, P. G., Shahar, E., Folsom, A. R. & Rosamond, W. D., Nov 1996, In : Epidemiology. 7, 6, p. 638-640 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Patterns of aspirin use in middle-aged adults: The atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study

Shahar, E., Folsom, A. R., Romm, F. J., Bisgard, K. M., Metcalf, P. A., Crum, L., McGovern, P. G., Hutchinson, R. G. & Heiss, G., 1996, In : American Heart Journal. 131, 5, p. 915-922 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

74 Scopus citations

Recent trends in acute coronary heart disease: Mortality, morbidity, medical care, and risk factors

Mcgovern, P. G., Pankow, J. S., Shahar, E., Doliszny, K. M., Folsom, A. R., Blackburn, H. & Luepker, R. V., Apr 4 1996, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 334, 14, p. 884-890 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

604 Scopus citations

Relation of Hormone-Replacement Therapy to Measures of Plasma Fibrinolytic Activity

Shahar, E., Folsom, A. R., Salomaa, V. V., Stinson, V. L., McGovern, P. G., Shimakawa, T., Chambless, L. E. & Wu, K. K., Jun 1 1996, In : Circulation. 93, 11, p. 1970-1975 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Scopus citations

The effect of nonresponse on prevalence estimates for a referent population: Insights from a population-based cohort study

Shahar, E., Folsom, A. R. & Jackson, R., Nov 1996, In : Annals of Epidemiology. 6, 6, p. 498-506 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

112 Scopus citations

Trends in coronary thrombolytic therapy for acute myocardial infarction (The Minnesota Heart Survey Registry, 1990 to 1993)

Rosamond, W. D., Shahar, E., McGovern, P. G., Sides, T. L. & Luepker, R. V., Aug 1 1996, In : The American journal of cardiology. 78, 3, p. 271-277 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations
1997

Antioxidants and ischaemic heart disease (multiple letters) [17]

Shahar, E., Leo, M. A., Lieber, C. S., Violi, F., Iullano, L., Rapola, J. M., Virtamo, J. & Huttunen, J. K., 1997, In : The Lancet. 350, 9078, p. 667-668 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

A Popperian perspective of the term 'evidence-based medicine'

Shahar, E., 1997, In : Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice. 3, 2, p. 109-116 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations

Association of plasma fatty acid composition with lower extremity arterial disease: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study

Zheng, Z. J., Folsom, A. R., Shahar, E., McGovern, P. G. & Eckfeldt, J. H., 1997, In : Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases. 7, 5, p. 360-370 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Comparison of medical care and one- and 12-month mortality of hospitalized patients with acute myocardial infarction in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota, United States of America and Goteborg, Sweden

McGovern, P. G., Herlitz, J., Pankow, J. S., Karlsson, T., Dellborg, M., Shahar, E. & Luepker, R. V., Sep 1 1997, In : The American journal of cardiology. 80, 5, p. 557-562 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Familial history of stroke and stroke risk: The Family Heart Study

Liao, D., Myers, R., Hunt, S., Shahar, E., Paton, C., Burke, G., Province, M. & Heiss, G., Oct 1997, In : Stroke. 28, 10, p. 1908-1912 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

159 Scopus citations

Family history of coronary heart disease and hemostatic variables in middle-aged adults

Pankow, J. S., Folsom, A. R., Province, M. A., Rao, D. C., Eckfeldt, J., Heiss, G., Shahar, E. & Wu, K. K., Jan 1997, In : Thrombosis and Haemostasis. 77, 1, p. 87-93 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Glycosylated hemoglobin level and carotid intimal-medial thickening in nondiabetic individuals: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study

Vitelli, L. L., Shahar, E., Heiss, G., Mcgovern, P. G., Brancati, F. L., Eckfeldt, J. H. & Folsom, A. R., Sep 1997, In : Diabetes Care. 20, 9, p. 1454-1458 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

74 Scopus citations

Neighborhood environments and coronary heart disease: A multilevel analysis

Diez-Roux, A. V., Nieto, F. J., Muntaner, C., Tyroler, H. A., Comstock, G. W., Shahar, E., Cooper, L. S., Watson, R. L. & Szklo, M., Jul 1 1997, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 146, 1, p. 48-63 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

565 Scopus citations