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Walter C. Willett, Dr.P.H., M.D.

Co-Author

This page shows the publications co-authored by Walter Willett and Kathryn Rexrode.
Connection Strength

3.876
  1. Quality of Plant-Based Diet and Risk of Total, Ischemic, and Hemorrhagic Stroke. Neurology. 2021 04 13; 96(15):e1940-e1953.
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    Score: 0.241
  2. Multivitamin use and risk of stroke incidence and mortality amongst women. Eur J Neurol. 2017 10; 24(10):1266-1273.
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    Score: 0.188
  3. History of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus and Risk of Incident Invasive Breast Cancer among Parous Women in the Nurses' Health Study II Prospective Cohort. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2017 03; 26(3):321-327.
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    Score: 0.178
  4. Migraine and risk of cardiovascular disease in women: prospective cohort study. BMJ. 2016 May 31; 353:i2610.
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    Score: 0.173
  5. Intakes of magnesium, potassium, and calcium and the risk of stroke among men. Int J Stroke. 2015 Oct; 10(7):1093-100.
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    Score: 0.162
  6. Association between intakes of magnesium, potassium, and calcium and risk of stroke: 2 cohorts of US women and updated meta-analyses. Am J Clin Nutr. 2015 Jun; 101(6):1269-77.
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    Score: 0.161
  7. Plasma magnesium and risk of ischemic stroke among women. Stroke. 2014 10; 45(10):2881-6.
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    Score: 0.153
  8. Soda consumption and the risk of stroke in men and women. Am J Clin Nutr. 2012 May; 95(5):1190-9.
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    Score: 0.130
  9. Alcohol consumption and risk of stroke in women. Stroke. 2012 Apr; 43(4):939-45.
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    Score: 0.129
  10. Dietary protein sources and the risk of stroke in men and women. Stroke. 2012 Mar; 43(3):637-44.
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    Score: 0.128
  11. Depression and incident stroke in women. Stroke. 2011 Oct; 42(10):2770-5.
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    Score: 0.124
  12. Prospective study of type 1 and type 2 diabetes and risk of stroke subtypes: the Nurses' Health Study. Diabetes Care. 2007 Jul; 30(7):1730-5.
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    Score: 0.092
  13. Longitudinal study of birth weight and adult body mass index in predicting risk of coronary heart disease and stroke in women. BMJ. 2005 May 14; 330(7500):1115.
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    Score: 0.080
  14. Carbohydrate intake, glycemic index, glycemic load, and dietary fiber in relation to risk of stroke in women. Am J Epidemiol. 2005 Jan 15; 161(2):161-9.
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    Score: 0.079
  15. Prospective study of fat and protein intake and risk of intraparenchymal hemorrhage in women. Circulation. 2001 Feb 13; 103(6):856-63.
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    Score: 0.060
  16. Intake of fish and omega-3 fatty acids and risk of stroke in women. JAMA. 2001 Jan 17; 285(3):304-12.
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    Score: 0.060
  17. Dietary Inflammatory Potential and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease Among Men and Women in the U.S. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 11 10; 76(19):2181-2193.
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    Score: 0.059
  18. Whole grain consumption and risk of ischemic stroke in women: A prospective study. JAMA. 2000 Sep 27; 284(12):1534-40.
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    Score: 0.058
  19. Dietary Inflammatory and Insulinemic Potential and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes: Results From Three Prospective U.S. Cohort Studies. Diabetes Care. 2020 11; 43(11):2675-2683.
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    Score: 0.058
  20. Association Between Healthy Eating Patterns and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease. JAMA Intern Med. 2020 08 01; 180(8):1090-1100.
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    Score: 0.058
  21. Changes in Nut Consumption and Subsequent Cardiovascular Disease Risk Among US Men and Women: 3 Large Prospective Cohort Studies. J Am Heart Assoc. 2020 04 07; 9(7):e013877.
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    Score: 0.057
  22. Circulating Very-Long-Chain SFA Concentrations Are Inversely Associated with Incident Type 2 Diabetes in US Men and Women. J Nutr. 2020 02 01; 150(2):340-349.
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    Score: 0.056
  23. Associations of dairy intake with risk of mortality in women and men: three prospective cohort studies. BMJ. 2019 11 27; 367:l6204.
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    Score: 0.055
  24. Metabolome-Wide Association Study of the Relationship Between Habitual Physical Activity and Plasma Metabolite Levels. Am J Epidemiol. 2019 11 01; 188(11):1932-1943.
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    Score: 0.055
  25. Prospective study of calcium, potassium, and magnesium intake and risk of stroke in women. Stroke. 1999 Sep; 30(9):1772-9.
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    Score: 0.054
  26. Abdominal adiposity and coronary heart disease in women. JAMA. 1998 Dec 02; 280(21):1843-8.
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    Score: 0.052
  27. Intake of glucosinolates and risk of coronary heart disease in three large prospective cohorts of US men and women. Clin Epidemiol. 2018; 10:749-762.
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    Score: 0.050
  28. Nut Consumption and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Nov 14; 70(20):2519-2532.
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    Score: 0.048
  29. Whole Grain Consumption and Risk of Ischemic Stroke: Results From 2 Prospective Cohort Studies. Stroke. 2017 12; 48(12):3203-3209.
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    Score: 0.048
  30. Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Incident Ischemic Stroke and Its Atherothrombotic and Cardioembolic Subtypes in 3 US Cohorts. Stroke. 2017 10; 48(10):2678-2685.
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    Score: 0.047
  31. Healthful and Unhealthful Plant-Based Diets and the Risk of Coronary Heart Disease in U.S. Adults. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Jul 25; 70(4):411-422.
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    Score: 0.047
  32. A prospective study of body mass index, weight change, and risk of stroke in women. JAMA. 1997 May 21; 277(19):1539-45.
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    Score: 0.046
  33. Dairy fat and risk of cardiovascular disease in 3 cohorts of US adults. Am J Clin Nutr. 2016 11; 104(5):1209-1217.
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    Score: 0.044
  34. Diet, Lifestyle, Biomarkers, Genetic Factors, and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease in the Nurses' Health Studies. Am J Public Health. 2016 Sep; 106(9):1616-23.
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    Score: 0.044
  35. Food quality score and the risk of coronary artery disease: a prospective analysis in 3 cohorts. Am J Clin Nutr. 2016 07; 104(1):65-72.
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    Score: 0.043
  36. Circulating Biomarkers of Dairy Fat and Risk of Incident Diabetes Mellitus Among Men and Women in the United States in Two Large Prospective Cohorts. Circulation. 2016 Apr 26; 133(17):1645-54.
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    Score: 0.043
  37. Saturated Fats Compared With Unsaturated Fats and Sources of Carbohydrates in Relation to Risk of Coronary Heart Disease: A Prospective Cohort Study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Oct 06; 66(14):1538-1548.
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    Score: 0.041
  38. Total and cause-specific mortality of U.S. nurses working rotating night shifts. Am J Prev Med. 2015 Mar; 48(3):241-52.
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    Score: 0.039
  39. Premenopausal plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D, mammographic density, and risk of breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2015 Jan; 149(2):479-87.
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    Score: 0.039
  40. Lifestyle-based prediction model for the prevention of CVD: the Healthy Heart Score. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Nov 14; 3(6):e000954.
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    Score: 0.039
  41. Circulating biomarkers of dairy fat and risk of incident stroke in U.S. men and women in 2 large prospective cohorts. Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 Dec; 100(6):1437-47.
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    Score: 0.039
  42. Low carbohydrate diet from plant or animal sources and mortality among myocardial infarction survivors. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Sep 22; 3(5):e001169.
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    Score: 0.039
  43. Dietary fiber intake and mortality among survivors of myocardial infarction: prospective cohort study. BMJ. 2014 Apr 29; 348:g2659.
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    Score: 0.037
  44. Dietary and plasma magnesium and risk of coronary heart disease among women. J Am Heart Assoc. 2013 Mar 18; 2(2):e000114.
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    Score: 0.035
  45. Use of antidepressant medication and risk of type 2 diabetes: results from three cohorts of US adults. Diabetologia. 2012 Jan; 55(1):63-72.
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    Score: 0.031
  46. Increased mortality risk in women with depression and diabetes mellitus. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 2011 Jan; 68(1):42-50.
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    Score: 0.030
  47. Body mass index, waist circumference, and risk of coronary heart disease: a prospective study among men and women. Obes Res Clin Pract. 2010 Jul; 4(3):e171-e181.
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    Score: 0.029
  48. Body mass index, waist circumference, and risk of coronary heart disease: A prospective study among men and women. Obes Res Clin Pract. 2010 Jul-Sep; 4(3):e163-246.
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    Score: 0.029
  49. Mediterranean diet and incidence of and mortality from coronary heart disease and stroke in women. Circulation. 2009 Mar 03; 119(8):1093-100.
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    Score: 0.026
  50. Sweetened beverage consumption and risk of coronary heart disease in women. Am J Clin Nutr. 2009 Apr; 89(4):1037-42.
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    Score: 0.026
  51. Duration of lactation and incidence of myocardial infarction in middle to late adulthood. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Feb; 200(2):138.e1-8.
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    Score: 0.026
  52. A prospective study of trans fatty acids in erythrocytes and risk of coronary heart disease. Circulation. 2007 Apr 10; 115(14):1858-65.
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    Score: 0.023
  53. Low-carbohydrate-diet score and the risk of coronary heart disease in women. N Engl J Med. 2006 Nov 09; 355(19):1991-2002.
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    Score: 0.022
  54. Coffee consumption and coronary heart disease in men and women: a prospective cohort study. Circulation. 2006 May 02; 113(17):2045-53.
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    Score: 0.022
  55. Physical exertion, exercise, and sudden cardiac death in women. JAMA. 2006 Mar 22; 295(12):1399-403.
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    Score: 0.021
  56. Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs, acetaminophen, and the risk of cardiovascular events. Circulation. 2006 Mar 28; 113(12):1578-87.
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    Score: 0.021
  57. Obesity as compared with physical activity in predicting risk of coronary heart disease in women. Circulation. 2006 Jan 31; 113(4):499-506.
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    Score: 0.021
  58. Prospective study of major dietary patterns and stroke risk in women. Stroke. 2004 Sep; 35(9):2014-9.
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    Score: 0.019
  59. Folate intake and risk of stroke among women. Stroke. 2004 Jun; 35(6):1259-63.
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    Score: 0.019
  60. Fish and omega-3 fatty acid intake and risk of coronary heart disease in women. JAMA. 2002 Apr 10; 287(14):1815-21.
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    Score: 0.016
  61. Physical activity and risk of stroke in women. JAMA. 2000 Jun 14; 283(22):2961-7.
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    Score: 0.014
  62. Prospective study of aspirin use and risk of stroke in women. Stroke. 1999 Sep; 30(9):1764-71.
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    Score: 0.014
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