Yacob Ghirmatsion Tedla

  • 96 Citations

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Research Interests

Dr. Tedla is a cardiovascular epidemiologist. His research work focuses on arterial structural and functional abnormalities, with a special emphasis on arterial stiffness and blood pressure variability, and their impact on cardiovascular diseases. He is interested on the use of big electronic health record data to conduct clinical research while leveraging on robust epidemiologic methods and analytical techniques.    

Training Experience

2017Postdoctoral Fellowship, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison

… → 2015

MS, University of Wisconsin-Madison

… → 2013

Research interests

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Blood Pressure
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Electronic Health Records
  • Epidemiology
  • Hypertension

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Research Output

  • 96 Citations
  • 15 Article

Discriminative Ability of CHA2DS2-VASc and HAS-BLED Score in Whites and Nonwhites

Schwartz, S. M., Tedla, Y. G., Greenland, P., Yadlapati, A. & Passman, R. S., Jun 15 2019, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 123, 12, p. 1949-1954 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Barriers to the Quality of Parent-Adolescent Communication in Thailand

    Pummanee, T., Tedla, YG. & Rieschc, SK., 2018, In : International J of Child Dev and Mental H. 6, 1, p. 88-102 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Peak Lung Function During Young Adulthood and Future Long-Term Blood Pressure Variability: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study

    Tedla, YG., Yano, Y., Thyagarajan, B., Ravi, K., Viera, A., Rosenberg, S., Greenland, P. & Carnethon, MR., Jun 2018, In : Atherosclerosis. p. 816 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Pre-pregnancy blood pressure and body mass index trajectories and incident hypertensive disorders of pregnancy

    Lane-Cordova, AD., Tedla, YG., Carnethon, MR., Montag, SE., Dude, AM. & Rasmussen-Torvik, LJ., Jun 2018, In : Pregnancy Hypertension. p. 3 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 9 Scopus citations