Publications

Book chapters

BC1. Gasevic D, Kohli S, Khan NA, Lear SA. Abdominal adipose tissue and insulin resistance - the role of ethnicity in Nutrition in the prevention and treatment of abdominal obesity, edited by Watson RR.  Elsevier Inc. 2014 (chapter 12, pp: 125-140). abstract


Journal articles

J39. Lear SA, Hu W, Rangarajan S, Gasevic D, Leong D, Iqbal R, Casanova A, Swaminathan S, Anjana RM, Kumar R, Rosengren A, Wei L Yang W, Chuangshi W, Huaxing L, Nair S, Swidon H, Gupta R, Mohammadifard N, Lopez-Jaramillo P, Oguz A, Zatonska K, Seron P, Avezum A, Poirier P, Teo K, Yusuf S. The effect of physical activity on mortality and cardiovascular disease in 130,000 people from 17 high, middle and low income countries. The Lancet 2017. In Press. 

J38. Liu Y, Liu G, Wu H, Jian W, Wild SH, Gasevic D. Sex differences in non-communicable disease prevalence in China: a cross-sectional analysis of the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study in 2011. BMJ Open 2017. In Press

J37. Wandell P, Carlsson AC, Li X, Holzmann MJ, Gasevic D, Sundquist J, Sundquist K. Atrial fibrillation in immigrant groups: a cohort study of all adults 45 years of age and older in Sweden. European Journal of Epidemiology 2017. In Press.

J36. Ke CH, Morgan S, Smolina K, Gasevic D, Qian H, Khan NA. Is cardiovascular risk reduction therapy effective in South Asian, Chinese, and other patients with diabetes? A population-based cohort study from Canada. BMJ Open 2017; 7(8):e013808.

J35. Lundback M, Gasevic D, Rullman E, Ruge T, Carlsson AC, Holzmann MJ. Sex-specific risk of emergency department revisits and early readmission following myocardial infarction. International Journal of Cardiology 2017; 243:54-58. 

J34. Wu H, Meng X, Wild SH, Gasevic D, Jackson CA. Socioeconomic status and prevalence of type 2 diabetes in mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan: a systematic review. Journal of Global Health 2017. In Press. 

J33. Carlsson A,  Li X, Holzmann MJ, Arnlov J, Wandell P, Gasevic D, Sundquist J, Sundquist K. Neighbourhood socioeconomic status at the age of 40 years and ischemic stroke before the age of 50 years - a nationwide cohort study from Sweden. International Journal of Stroke 2017, In Press. 

J32. Wandell P, Carlsson A, Li X,  Gasevic D, Arnlov J, Holzmann MJ, Sundquist J, Sundquist K. Gout in immigrant groups. a cohort study in Sweden. Clinical Rheumatology 2017; 36(5):1091-1102.

J31. Ke C, Morgan S, Smolina K, Gasevic D, Qian H, Khan N. Mortality and cardiovascular risk of sulfonylureas in South Asian, Chinese, and Other Canadians with Diabetes. Canadian Journal of Diabetes 2017;41(2):150-155. 

J30. Song P, Li X, Gasevic D, Borges Flores A, Yu Z. BMI, waist circumference reference values for Chinese school-aged children and adolescents. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2016; 13(6):E589.

J29. Lesser I, Guenette J, Hoogbruin A, Mackey D, Singer J, Gasevic D, Lear SA. Association between exercise-induced change in body composition and change in cardio-metabolic risk factors in post-menopausal South Asian women. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism 2016; 41(9):931-937.

J28. Carlsson A, Li X, Holzmann MJ, Wandell P, Gasevic D, Sundquist J, Sundquist K. Neighbourhood socioeconomic status and coronary heart disease in individuals between 40 and 50 years. Heart 2016; abstract. 

J27. Adeloye D, Chua S, Lee C, Basquill C, Papana A, Theodoratou E, Nair H, Gasevic D, Sridhar D, Campbell H, Chan KY, Sheikh A, Rudan I; Global Health Epidemiology Reference Group (GHERG). Global and regional estimates for COPD prevalence: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Global Health 2015;5(2):020415. full text

J26.  Wandell P, Carlsson A, Gasevic D, Lars Wahlstrom, Sundquist J, Sundquist K. Depression or anxiety and all-cause mortality in adults with atrial fibrilation - a cohort study in Swedish primary care. Annals of Medicine 2016;48(1-2):59-66

J25. Bhurji N, Javer J, Gasevic D, Khan N. Improving management of type 2 diabetes in South Asian patients: A systematic review of intervention studies. BMJ Open 2016; 6(4):e008986 full text

J24. Wandell P, Carlsson A, Gasevic D, Sundquist J, Sundquist K. Neighbourhood socio-economic status and all-cause mortality in adults with atrial fibrillation: a cohort study of patients treated in primary care in Sweden. International Journal of Cardiology 2016;202:776-781. abstract

J23. Gasevic D, Dawson S, Rogers T, Gasevic D. Learning analytics should not promote one size fits all: The effects of instructional conditions in predicting academic success. The Internet and Higher Education 2016; 28:68-84. abstract

J22. Forbes R, Gasevic D, Watson EM, Ziegler TR, Lin E, Burges JR, Gletsu-Miller N. Essential fatty acid plasma profiles following gastric bypass and restrictive bariatric surgeries. Obesity Surgery 2016; 26(6):1237. abstract

J21. Gasevic D, Ross ES, Lear SA. Ethnic differences in cardiovascular disease risk factors: a systematic review of North American evidence. Canadian Journal of Cardiology 2015, 31(9):1169-1179. abstract

J20. Carlsson A, Wandell P, Gasevic D, Sundquist J, Sundquist K. Neighborhood deprivation and warfarin, aspirin and statin prescription - a cohort study of men and women treated for atrial fibrilation in Swedish primary care. International Journal of Cardiology 2015;187:547-552. abstract

J19. Tang N, MacDougall C, Gasevic D. Smoking change of English, French and Chinese speaking immigrants in Ottawa and Gatineau, Canada. International Journal of Medical Science and Public Health 2015;4(11):1481-1488.

J18. Tang N, MacDougall C, Gasevic D. Physical activity change in English, French and Chinese speaking Immigrants in Ottawa and Gatineau, Canada. Public Health Research 2015;5(2):39-49. full text

J17. Tang N, MacDougall C, Gasevic D. Sleep Change in English, French and Chinese speaking Immigrants in Ottawa and Gatineau, Canada. International Journal of Health Sciences and Research 2015; 5(4):230-240. full text

J16. Gasevic D, Frohlich J, Mancini GBJ, Lear SA. Clinical usefulness of lipid ratios to identify men and women with metabolic syndrome: a cross-sectional study. Lipids in Health and Disease 2014; 13:159 full text

J15. Lesser I, Dick T, Gasevic D, Mackey D, Leipsic JA, Lear SA. The association between physical activity at baseline and liver fat after five-years in primary prevention multiethnic cohort. Preventive Medicine 2014; 67:199-203 abstract

J14. Gasevic D, Carlson AC, Lesser IA, Mancini GBJ, Lear SA. The association between "hypertrigyceridemic waist" and sub-clinical atherosclerosis in a multiethnic population: a cross-sectional study. Lipids in Health and Disease 2014;13:38 full text   

J13. Lear SA, Teo K, Gasevic D, Zhang M, Poirier PP, Rangarajan S, Seron P, Kelishadi R, Tamil AM, Kruger A, Iqbal R, Swidan H, Gomez-Arbelaez D, Yusuf R, Chifamba J, Kutty VR, Karsidag K, Kumar R, Li W, Szuba A, Avezum A, Diaz R, Anand S, Rosengren A, Yusuf S, on behalf of the Prospective Urban Rural Epidemiology (PURE) study. The association of common household devices with obesity and diabetes in high-, middle-, and low-income countries. Canadian Medical Association Journal 2014, 186(4):258-266 full text

J12. Lesser I, Gasevic D, Lear SA. The association between acculturation and dietary patterns of South Asian immigrants. PLoS ONE 2014;9(2):e88495. full text

J11. Rahmanian E, Gasevic D, Vukmirovich I, Lear SA. The association between the built environment and dietary intake - A systematic review. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2014;23(2):183-196. full text

J10. Gasevic D, Khan NA, Qian H, Karim S, Simkus G, Quan H, Mackay MH, O'Neill BJ, Ayyobi AF. Outcomes following percutaneous coronary intervention and coronary artery bypass grafting surgery in Chinese, South Asian and White patients with acute myocardial infarction: Administrative data analysis. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2013;13(1):121. abstract

J9. Sulistyoningrum DC, Gasevic DLear SA, Ho J, Mente A, Devlin A. Total and high molecular weight adiponectin and ethnic specific differences in adiposity and insulin resistance: a cross-sectional study. Cardiovascular Diabetology 2013; 12:170. abstract

J8. Lear SA, Gasevic D, Schuurman N. Association of supermarket characteristics with the body mass index of their shoppers. Nutrition Journal 2013; 12:117. full text

J7. Sulistyoningrum DC, Gasevic D, Green TJ, Lear SA, Devlin A. Adiposity and the relationship between vitamin D and blood pressure. Metabolism 2013;62(12): 1795-1802. abstract

J6. Gletsu Miller N, Kahn H, Gasevic D, Liang Z, Frediani J, Torres W, Ziegler T, Phillips L, Lin E. Sagittal abdominal diameter and visceral adiposity: correlates of beta-cell function and dysglycemia in severely obese women. Obesity Surgery 2013;23(7):874-881 full text

J5. Lesser I, Gasevic D, Lear SA. The effect of body fat distribution on ethnic differences in cardiometabolic risk factors between  Chinese and Europeans. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism 2013;38(7):701-706. abstract

J4. Aloia CR, Gasevic D, Yusuf S, Teo K, Chockalingam A, Patro BK, Kumar R, Lear SA. Differences in perceptions and fast food eating behaviours between Indians living in high- and low-income neighbourhoods of Chandigarh, India. Nutrition Journal 2013;12:4full text

J3. Gasevic DJiri Frohlich, GB John Mancini, Scott A. Lear. The association between triglyceride-to-high-density-lipoprotein-cholesterol ratio and insulin resistance in a multi-ethnic primary prevention cohort. Metabolism 2012;61(4):583-589.abstract

J2. Gasevic D, Vukmirovich I, Yusuf S, Teo K, Chow C, Dagenais G, Lear SA. A direct assessment of  'obesogenic'  built environments - challenges and recommendations. Journal of Environmental and Public Health 2011;2011:161574. full text 

J1. Rosenmoller DL, Gasevic D, Seidell J, Lear SA. Determinants of changes in dietary patterns among Chinese immigrants: a cross-sectional analysis.  International Journal of Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity 2011;8:42. full text


Commentaries

C2. Lesser I, Gasevic D, Lear SA. "Hypertriglyceridemic waist" phenotype and sub-clinical atherosclerosis in a multiethnic population. February 2015, athero.org home of International Atherosclerosis Society. commentary

C1. Gasevic D, Lear SA (2010). Is immigration to western countries associated with increased risk for cardiovascular disease? October 8, 2010, athero.org, home of International Atherosclerosis Society. commentary



Abstracts

A44. Holzmann M, Gasevic D, Rullman E, Ruge T, Carlsson A, Lundback M. Risk of readmission after myocardial infarction in women versus men. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2017;69(11):190.

A43. Wu H, Jackson CA, Wild S, Jian W, Dong J, Gasevic D. Association between educational level and self-reported, screen detected, and total diabetes prevalence in men and women in China: a cross-sectional study. European Diabetes Epidemiology Group Annual Meeting, Dubrovnik, Croatia, May 6-May 9, 2017.

A42. Wu H, Liu Y, Liu G, Jian W, Wild S, Gasevic D. Health and health-related behaviours in men and women in China: cross-sectional study of a nationally representative sample. Society for Social Medicine 60th Annual Meeting, York, UK, Sep 14- Sep 16, 2016; Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2016;70(Suppl 1):P69.

A41. Wu H, Liu G, Jian W, Wild S, Gasevic D. Health and health-related behaviours in urban and rural China: cross-sectional study of a nationally representative population. Global Health: Recent Progress and Future Challenges conference. Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK, Feb 25, 2016.

A40. Walker BB, Schuurman N, Gasevic D, Teo K, Yusuf S, Lear SA. Spatial epidemiology approach to environmental CVD risk: case studies of food environment and obesity in three Canadian cities. Global Heart 2016, 11(2), e129-e130.

A39. Lear SA, Gasevic D, Hu W, Rangaran S, Leong DP, Teo K, Yusuf S and PURE investigators. The effect of overall and types of physical activity on mortality and cardiovascular events in 17 countries. The results of the Prospective Urban Rural Epidemiology (PURE) Study. Global Heart 2016, 11(2), supplement e1.

A38. Gasevic D, Yew A, Teo K, Yusuf S, Lear SA. The association between the built environment and abdominal adiposity. World Diabetes Congress in Vancouver, BC, Canada, Nov 30-Dec 4, 2015.

A37. Yew A, Gasevic D, Lear SA. The association between neighbourhood walkability and obesity. World Diabetes Congress in Vancouver, BC, Canada, Nov 30-Dec 4, 2015.

A36. Rowshanak A, Gasevic D, Tang T. The impact of social support on glycemic control and complications among South Asian Canadians with type 2 diabetes. World Diabetes Congress in Vancouver, BC, Canada, Nov 30-Dec4, 2015.

A35. Ke C, Morgan S, Gasevic D, Qian H, Khan NA. Antihypertensive effectiveness in South Asian, Chinese, and White patients with type 2 diabetes. World Diabetes Congress in Vancouver, BC, Canada, Nov 30-Dec 4, 2015.

A34. Ke C, Morgan S, Gasevic D, Qian H, Khan NA. Effectiveness of sulfonylureas in South Asian, Chinese, and White patients with type 2 diabetes. World Diabetes Congress in Vancouver, BC, Canada, Nov 30-Dec 4, 2015.

A33. Read S, Gasevic, Kerssens JJ, Wild S, Fischbacher CM. Trends in absolute and relative risk of acute myocardial infarction among people with and without type 2 diabetes in Scotland. The Lancet 2015, 386(S6). 

A32. Parmar J, Gasevic D, Corber E, Punthankee Z, Lear SA. Investigating lifestyle factors associated with obesity in South Asian children. Obesity Reviews 2014;15(S2):T7:S34.52.

A31. Gasevic D, Khan N, Qian H, Karim S, Simkus G, Quan H, Mackay M, Ayyobi A. Outcomes following coronary revascularization in Chinese, South Asian and White patients with acute myocardial infarction. The 81st European Atherosclerosis Society Congress, Lyon, France, June, 2013. http://w3.kenes-group.com/apps/eas2013/abstracts/pdf/514.pdf

A30. Gasevic D, Yew A, Teo K, Yusuf S, Lear SA. Built environment, physical activity and adiposity in the Prospective Urban Rural Epidemiology (PURE) study Vancouver cohort. Canadian Journal of Diabetes 2013;37(suppl. 2):S275.

A29. Yew A, Gasevic D, Koon T, Yusuf S, Lear SA. Bicycle ownership and its association with physical activity, sitting and obesity in the Prospective Urban Rural Epidemiology (PURE) study Vancouver cohort. Canadian Journal of Diabetes 2013;37(suppl. 2):S242.

A28. Lear S, Park J, Gasevic D, Chockalingam A, Humphries KH. The role of ethnicity in the deposition of body fat – five-year results of the Multi-cultural Community Health Assessment Trial (M-CHAT). Canadian Journal of Diabetes 2013;37(suppl. 2):S244.

A27. Sulistyoningrum D, Gasevic D, Lear SA, Devlin A. Visceral adiposity and the relationship between vitamin D and adiponectin. Canadian Journal of Diabetes 2013;37(suppl. 2):S258.

A26. Lee M, Gasevic D, Parmar J, Yew A, Lear SA. Ethnic differences in beliefs and attitudes toward other people’s body size from the Multi-cultural Community Health Assessment Trial (M-CHAT). Canadian Journal of Diabetes 2013;37(suppl. 2):S287-S288.

A25. Lee M, Gasevic D, Parmar J, Yew A, Lear SA. Relationship between body mass index and perception of other people’s body size in the Multi-cultural Community Health Assessment Trial (M-CHAT). Canadian Journal of Diabetes 2013;37(suppl. 2):S288.

A24. Parmar J, Lee M, Gasevic D, Lear SA. Ethnic differences in motivation and attitudes toward physical activity in the Multi-cultural Community Health Assessment Trial (M-CHAT). Canadian Journal of Diabetes 2013;37(suppl. 2):S265.

A23. Gasevic D, Kohli S, Lear SA. Visceral and subcutaneous abdominal adipose tissue and their association with metabolic syndrome in four ethnic groups. Canadian Journal of  Cardiology 2012;28(5):S172-S173.

A22. Sulistyoningrum D, Lear SA, Gasevic D, Ho J, Devlin A. Adiponectin and ethnic-specific differences in body composition and cardiovascular disease risk. Canadian Journal of  Cardiology 2012;28(5):S173.

A21. Yew AC, Gasevic D, Teo K, Yusuf S, Lear SA. Gender differences in the association between neighbourhood environment characteristics with being overweight. Canadian Journal of  Cardiology 2012;28(5):S92.

A20. Lesser I, Dick T, Gasevic D, Lear SA. The associations between physical activity intensity and liver fat: a five year follow up in a multi-ethnic cohort. Canadian Journal of  Cardiology 2012;28(5):S173-S174.

A19. Gasevic D, Kohli S, Lear SA. The association between abdominal adipose tissue depots and insulin resistance in four ethnic groups. CMR e-journal (Official Journal of the International Chair on Cardiometabolic Risk) 2012;5(1):7. http://www.myhealthywaist.org/cmrejournal/pdf/vol5/v5i1.pdf

A18. Aloia CR, Gasevic D, Yusuf S, Teo K, Chockalingam A, Patro B, Kumar R, Lear SA. Differences in fast food consumption between individuals of high and low socio-economic status in Chandigarh, India. Canadian Journal of Diabetes 2011;35(2):156.

A17. Gasevic D, Mancini GBJ, Frohlich J, Lear SA. The association between the triglyceride-to-high-density-lipoprotein ratio and metabolic syndrome in four ethnic groups. Canadian Journal of Cardiology 2011;27(5S):S301.

A16. Gasevic D, Rosenmoller D, Simkus G, Garg A, Lear SA. The association between acculturation and dietary patterns of South Asian immigrants to Canada. Canadian Journal of Cardiology 2011;27(5S):S89.

A15. Gasevic D, Frohlich J, Mancini GBJ , Lear SA. The association between triglyceride to high-density-lipoprotein ratio and insulin resistance in a multi-ethnic primary prevention cohort. Canadian Journal of Diabetes 2011;35(2):159.

A14. Lear SA, Gasevic D, Schuurman N. The relationship between supermarket characteristics and body mass index of shoppers. Canadian Journal of Diabetes; 2011;35(2):157.

A13. Gasevic D, Mancini GJ, Lear SA. Association between apolipoprotein B and carotid intima media thickness in a multi-ethnic primary prevention cohort. The Canadian Journal of Cardiology 2010;26(Suppl. D):109D.

A12. Rosenmoller DL, Gasevic D, Lear SA. Change in eating patterns associated with immigration of Chinese individuals to Canada. The Canadian Journal of Cardiology 2010;26(Suppl. D):100D.

A11. Gasevic D, Chow CK, Teo K, Yusuf S, Lear SA. Environmental determinants of physical activity and being overweight. Obesity Reviews 2010;11 (Suppl. 1):61.

A10. Gasevic D, Matteson CL, Vajihollahi M, Acheson MA, Lear SA, Finegood DT. Data gaps in the development of agent-based models of physical activity in the built environment. Obesity Reviews 2010;11(Suppl. 1):459.

A9. Farias-Godoy A, Yew A, Gasevic D, Lear SA. Body mass index and lifestyle behaviours maintenance after cardiac rehabilitation. Obesity Reviews 2010;11(Suppl. 1):295.

A8. Gasevic D, Chow CK, Teo K, Yusuf S, Lear SA. Environmental determinants of obesity measures and blood glucose. Canadian Journal of Cardiology 2009;25(suppl. B):255B.

A7. Gasevic D, Teo K, Yusuf S, Lear SA. Perceived and objective determinants of the built environment in relation to physical activity, measured anthropometry and glucose. Applied Psychology, Nutrition and Metabolism 2009;32(2):242.

A6. Gasevic D, Lear SA. The relationship between C-reactive protein and visceral adipose tissue in four ethnic groups. Canadian Journal of Cardiology 2009;25(suppl. B):155B.

A5. Yew A, Gasevic D, Lear SA. The relationship between Health Related Quality of Life and cardiometabolic risk factors in four ethnic groups. Canadian Journal of Cardiology 2009;25(suppl. B):158B.

A4. Gasevic D, Lear SA. Relationship between regional adiposity and insulin resistance in four ethnic groups. Applied Psychology, Nutrition and Metabolism 2009;32(2):280.

A3. Gasevic D, Lear SA. Relationship of health – related quality of life with obesity and insulin resistance in four ethnic groups. Applied Psychology, Nutrition and Metabolism 2009;32(2):280.

A2. Maric B, Gasevic D, Lear SA. The prediction of subcutaneous vs. visceral adipose tissue in four ethnic groups. Canadian Journal of Cardiology 2008;24(supp. E): 106E.

A1. Gasevic D, Lear SA. Waist circumference predicts insulin resistance beyond that of body mass index in four ethnic groups. Canadian Journal of Cardiology 2008;24(supp. E): 314.







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