Anne Rentoumis Cappola, M.D., Sc.M. is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Associate Scholar in the Center for Clinical Epidemiology (CCEB), Core Faculty Member of the Master's in Translational Research program, and a Fellow in the Institute on Aging. She is an Associate Editor for the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).
Dr. Cappola's research focuses on the hormonal alterations that occur with aging and the clinical impact of these changes. She is funded by the National Institute on Aging. Current projects include studies of the indications for treatment of subclinical thyroid dysfunction in older men and women; the role of androgens in the health of older women; hormonal treatments for the frailty syndrome; and metabolic changes in men and women who sustain a hip fracture.
Cappola AR, Arnold AM, Wulczyn K, Carlson M, Robbins J, Psaty BM: Thyroid function in the euthyroid range and adverse outcomes in older adults. J Clin Endocrinol Metab In press 2015.
Maggio M, Snyder PJ, De Vita F, Ceda GP, Milaneschi Y, Lauretani F, Luci M, Cattabiani C, Peachey H, Valenti G, Cappola AR, Longo DL, Ferrucci L: Effects of transdermal testosterone treatment on inflammatory markers in elderly men. Endocr Pract 20(11): 1170-7, Nov 2014.
Shores MM, Arnold AM, Biggs ML, Longstregth WT, Smith NL, Kizer JR, Cappola AR, Hirsch CH, Marck BT, Matsumoto AM: Testosterone and dihydrotestosterone and incident ischemic stroke in men in the Cardiovascular Health Study. Clin Endocrinol 81(5): 746-53, Nov 2014.
Collet TH, Bauer DC, Cappola AR, Åsvold BO, Weiler S, Vittinghoff E, Gussekloo J, Bremner A, den Elzen WP, Maciel RMB, Vanderpump MP, Cornuz J, Dörr M, Wallaschofski H, Newman AB, Sgarbi JA, Razvi S, Völzke H, Walsh JP, Aujesky D, Rodondi N, for the Thyroid Studies Collaboration: Thyroid antibody status, subclinical hypothyroidism and the risk of coronary heart disease - An individual participant data analysis. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99(9): 3353-62, Sep 2014.
Garin MC, Arnold AM, Lee JS, Robbins J, Cappola AR: Subclinical thyroid dysfunction and hip fracture and bone mineral density in older adults: the Cardiovascular Health Study. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99(8): 2657-64, Aug 2014.
Chen CT, Liu CT, Chen GK, Andrews JS, Arnold AM, Dreyfus J, Franceschini N, Garcia ME, Kerr KF, Li G, Lohman KK, Musani SK, Nalls MA, Raffel LJ, Smith J, Ambrosone CB, Bandera EV, Bernstein L, Britton A, Brzyski RG, Cappola A, Carlson CS, Couper D, Deming SL, Goodarzi MO, Heiss G, John EM, Lu X, Le Marchand L, Marciante K, McKnight B, Millikan R, Nock NL, Olshan AF, Press MF, Vaiyda D, Woods NF, Taylor HA, Zhao W, Zheng W, Evans MK, Harris TB, Henderson BE, Kardia SL, Kooperberg C, Liu Y, Mosley TH, Psaty B, Wellons M, Windham BG, Zonderman AB, Cupples LA, Demerath EW, Haiman C, Murabito JM, Rajkovic A: Meta-analysis of loci associated with age at natural menopause in African-American women. Hum Mol Genet 23(12): 3327-42, Jun 2014.
Shores MM, Biggs ML, Arnold AM, Smith NL, Longstreth WT, Kizer JR, Hirsch CH, Cappola AR, Matsumoto AM: Testosterone, dihydrotestosterone and incident cardiovascular disease and mortality in the Cardiovascular Health Study. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99(6): 2061-68, Jun 2014.
Mariani LH, White MT, Shults J, Anderson CA, Feldman HI, Wolf M, Reese PP, Denburg MR, Townsend RR, Lo JC, Cappola AR, Carlow D, Gadegbeku CA, Steigerwalt S, Leonard MB; CRIC Study Investigators: Increasing use of vitamin D supplementation in the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort Study. J Ren Nutr 24(3): 186-93, May 2014.
González-Fernández M, Humbert I, Winegrad H, Cappola AR, Fried LP: Dysphagia in old-old women: prevalence as determined according to self-report and the 3-ounce water swallowing test. J Amer Geriatr Soc 62(4): 716-20, Apr 2014.
Garin MC, Arnold AM, Lee JS, Tracy RP, Cappola AR: Subclinical hypothyroidism, weight change, and body composition in the elderly: the Cardiovascular Health Study
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99(4): 1220-6, Apr 2014.
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