Yacob Ghirmatsion Tedla

  • 66 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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Vascular Stiffness Medicine & Life Sciences
Blood Pressure Medicine & Life Sciences
Elastic Modulus Medicine & Life Sciences
Antihypertensive Agents Medicine & Life Sciences
Medication Adherence Medicine & Life Sciences
Atherosclerosis Medicine & Life Sciences
Young Adult Medicine & Life Sciences
Coronary Vessels Medicine & Life Sciences

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Grants 2016 2021

Research Output 2015 2019

  • 66 Citations
  • 18 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

Atrial Fibrillation
Vitamin K
Ambulatory Care

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

8 Citations (Scopus)
Vascular Stiffness
Blood Pressure
Elastic Modulus
Linear Models