Publications : 2022

Brown SH, Xu M, Chang RS, Cohen SS, Akwo EA, Dixon DD, Lipworth L, Gupta DK. 2022. Physical activity, sedentary time, and heart failure risk in low-income black and white adults living in the southeastern United States. Circ Heart Fail, Apr 21:101161CIRCHEARTFAILURE121009436. doi: 10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.121.009436. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35443801.


Physical activity and sedentary time are modifiable risk factors for heart failure, although most studies from which this association is based were conducted among primarily middle-income or White cohorts. Few studies simultaneously examined … these factors in high-risk low-income individuals who not only have a higher prevalence of traditional cardiovascular risk factors but also a greater burden of adverse social determinants of health…