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Joel Simon, MD, MPH
M_MED-DGIM-VAMC
Professor

550 16th. Street
San Francisco, CA 94158
415-514-8022
Joel.Simon@ucsf.edu

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Recent Articles (69)

Carmody TP, Duncan CL, Solkowitz SN, Huggins J, Simon JA. Hypnosis for Smoking Relapse Prevention: A Randomized Trial. Am J Clin Hypn. 2017 Oct; 60(2):159-171.

Carmody TP, Duncan CL, Huggins J, Solkowitz SN, Lee SK, Reyes N, Mozgai S, Simon JA. Telephone-delivered cognitive-behavioral therapy for pain management among older military veterans: a randomized trial. Psychol Serv. 2013 Aug; 10(3):265-75.

Carmody TP, Delucchi K, Duncan CL, Banys P, Simon JA, Solkowitz SN, Huggins J, Lee SK, Hall SM. Intensive intervention for alcohol-dependent smokers in early recovery: a randomized trial. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2012 May 01; 122(3):186-94.

Carmody TP, Delucchi K, Simon JA, Duncan CL, Solkowitz SN, Huggins J, Lee SK, Hall SM. Expectancies regarding the interaction between smoking and substance use in alcohol-dependent smokers in early recovery. Psychol Addict Behav. 2012 Jun; 26(2):358-63.

Simon JA. Smoking cessation interventions: a primer for physicians: Comment on "Use of varenicline for 4 weeks before quitting smoking". Arch Intern Med. 2011 Apr 25; 171(8):777-8.

Simon JA. ACP Journal Club: Review: Evidence for the effectiveness of vitamin D and calcium for reducing CV outcomes, cancer, and death is limited. Ann Intern Med. 2009 Nov 17; 151(10):JC5-5.

Simon JA, Duncan C, Huggins J, Solkowitz S, Carmody TP. Sustained-release bupropion for hospital-based smoking cessation: a randomized trial. Nicotine Tob Res. 2009 Jun; 11(6):663-9.

Simon JA, Chen YH, Bent S. The relation of alpha-linolenic acid to the risk of prostate cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Am J Clin Nutr. 2009 May; 89(5):1558S-1564S.

Carmody TP, Duncan C, Simon JA, Solkowitz S, Huggins J, Lee S, Delucchi K. Hypnosis for smoking cessation: a randomized trial. Nicotine Tob Res. 2008 May; 10(5):811-8.

Simon JA. Review: vitamin D supplementation decreases all-cause mortality in adults and older people. Evid Based Med. 2008 Apr; 13(2):47.

Krauss RM, Mangravite LM, Smith JD, Medina MW, Wang D, Guo X, Rieder MJ, Simon JA, Hulley SB, Waters D, Saad M, Williams PT, Taylor KD, Yang H, Nickerson DA, Rotter JI. Variation in the 3-hydroxyl-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme a reductase gene is associated with racial differences in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol response to simvastatin treatment. Circulation. 2008 Mar 25; 117(12):1537-44.

Simon JA. Review: vitamin D supplementation decreases all-cause mortality in adults and older individuals. ACP J Club. 2008 Mar-Apr; 148(2):30.

Simon JA. An intermediate body mass index (23 to 30 kg/m 2) was associated with the most favorable mortality in older women. ACP J Club. 2007 Sep-Oct; 147(2):52.

Moran A, Simon JA, Shiboski S, Pickering TG, Waters D, Rotter JI, Lyon C, Nickerson D, Yang H, Saad M, Hsueh W, Krauss RM. Differential effects of ramipril on ambulatory blood pressure in African Americans and Caucasians. Am J Hypertens. 2007 Aug; 20(8):884-91.

Simon JA, Tanzman JS, Sabaté J. Lack of effect of walnuts on serum levels of prostate specific antigen: a brief report. J Am Coll Nutr. 2007 Aug; 26(4):317-20.

Simon JA. A low fat diet led to a minor weight loss at 7.5 years in postmenopausal women. Evid Based Med. 2006 Aug; 11(4):109.

Simon JA. Clinical trials of uric acid lowering for coronary heart disease risk reduction. Am J Med. 2006 Apr; 119(4):e5; author reply e7.

Simon JA, Lin F, Hulley SB, Blanche PJ, Waters D, Shiboski S, Rotter JI, Nickerson DA, Yang H, Saad M, Krauss RM. Phenotypic predictors of response to simvastatin therapy among African-Americans and Caucasians: the Cholesterol and Pharmacogenetics (CAP) Study. Am J Cardiol. 2006 Mar 15; 97(6):843-50.

Tong EK, Carmody TP, Simon JA. Bupropion for smoking cessation: a review. Compr Ther. 2006; 32(1):26-33.

Wolf RL, Cauley JA, Pettinger M, Jackson R, Lacroix A, Leboff MS, Lewis CE, Nevitt MC, Simon JA, Stone KL, Wactawski-Wende J. Lack of a relation between vitamin and mineral antioxidants and bone mineral density: results from the Women's Health Initiative. Am J Clin Nutr. 2005 Sep; 82(3):581-8.

Simon JA, Lin F, Vittinghoff E, Bittner V. The relation of postmenopausal hormone therapy to serum uric acid and the risk of coronary heart disease events: the Heart and Estrogen-Progestin Replacement Study (HERS). Ann Epidemiol. 2006 Feb; 16(2):138-45.

Simon JA. Review: high-dose vitamin E supplementation is associated with increased all-cause mortality. ACP J Club. 2005 Jul-Aug; 143(1):1.

Simon JA. Review: n-3 fatty acids do not reduce mortality, cardiovascular events, or cancer in patients at risk for cardiovascular disease. ACP J Club. 2005 May-Jun; 142(3):72.

Simon JA, Duncan C, Carmody TP, Hudes ES. Bupropion for smoking cessation: a randomized trial. Arch Intern Med. 2004 Sep 13; 164(16):1797-803.

Bushnell CD, Newby LK, Goldstein LB, Lin F, Yaffe K, Simon JA. Statin use and stroke outcomes in the Heart and Estrogen-Progestin Replacement Study (HERS). Neurology. 2004 Mar 23; 62(6):968-70.

Simon JA, Murtaugh MA, Gross MD, Loria CM, Hulley SB, Jacobs DR. Relation of ascorbic acid to coronary artery calcium: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults Study. Am J Epidemiol. 2004 Mar 15; 159(6):581-8.

Simon JA. Atorvastatin reduced coronary and stroke events in patients with hypertension and without dyslipidemia. ACP J Club. 2003 Nov-Dec; 139(3):57.

Simon JA, Hudes ES, Perez-Perez GI. Relation of serum ascorbic acid to Helicobacter pylori serology in US adults: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. J Am Coll Nutr. 2003 Aug; 22(4):283-9.

Simon JA, Carmody TP, Hudes ES, Snyder E, Murray J. Intensive smoking cessation counseling versus minimal counseling among hospitalized smokers treated with transdermal nicotine replacement: a randomized trial. Am J Med. 2003 May; 114(7):555-62.

Chaput LA, Adams SH, Simon JA, Blumenthal RS, Vittinghoff E, Lin F, Loh E, Matthews KA. Hostility predicts recurrent events among postmenopausal women with coronary heart disease. Am J Epidemiol. 2002 Dec 15; 156(12):1092-9.

Simon JA. Combined vitamin E and vitamin C supplement use and risk of cardiovascular disease mortality. Arch Intern Med. 2002 Dec 9-23; 162(22):2630; author reply 2630.

Simon JA. Review: n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids reduce fatal MI, sudden death, and overall mortality in coronary heart disease. ACP J Club. 2002 Sep-Oct; 137(2):49.

Herrington DM, Vittinghoff E, Howard TD, Major DA, Owen J, Reboussin DM, Bowden D, Bittner V, Simon JA, Grady D, Hulley SB. Factor V Leiden, hormone replacement therapy, and risk of venous thromboembolic events in women with coronary disease. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2002 Jun 01; 22(6):1012-7.

Furberg CD, Vittinghoff E, Davidson M, Herrington DM, Simon JA, Wenger NK, Hulley S. Subgroup interactions in the Heart and Estrogen/Progestin Replacement Study: lessons learned. Circulation. 2002 Feb 26; 105(8):917-22.

Simon JA, Hunninghake DB, Agarwal SK, Lin F, Cauley JA, Ireland CC, Pickar JH. Effect of estrogen plus progestin on risk for biliary tract surgery in postmenopausal women with coronary artery disease. The Heart and Estrogen/progestin Replacement Study. Ann Intern Med. 2001 Oct 02; 135(7):493-501.

Simon JA, Hudes ES. Relation of ascorbic acid to bone mineral density and self-reported fractures among US adults. Am J Epidemiol. 2001 Sep 01; 154(5):427-33.

Shlipak MG, Simon JA, Grady D, Lin F, Wenger NK, Furberg CD. Renal insufficiency and cardiovascular events in postmenopausal women with coronary heart disease. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2001 Sep; 38(3):705-11.

Simon JA, Hudes ES, Tice JA. Relation of serum ascorbic acid to mortality among US adults. J Am Coll Nutr. 2001 Jun; 20(3):255-63.

Simon JA, Hsia J, Cauley JA, Richards C, Harris F, Fong J, Barrett-Connor E, Hulley SB. Postmenopausal hormone therapy and risk of stroke: The Heart and Estrogen-progestin Replacement Study (HERS). Circulation. 2001 Feb 06; 103(5):638-42.

Hsia J, Simon JA, Lin F, Applegate WB, Vogt MT, Hunninghake D, Carr M. Peripheral arterial disease in randomized trial of estrogen with progestin in women with coronary heart disease: the Heart and Estrogen/Progestin Replacement Study. Circulation. 2000 Oct 31; 102(18):2228-32.

Shlipak MG, Simon JA, Vittinghoff E, Lin F, Barrett-Connor E, Knopp RH, Levy RI, Hulley SB. Estrogen and progestin, lipoprotein(a), and the risk of recurrent coronary heart disease events after menopause. JAMA. 2000 Apr 12; 283(14):1845-52.

Simon JA, Hudes ES. Serum ascorbic acid and gallbladder disease prevalence among US adults: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III). Arch Intern Med. 2000 Apr 10; 160(7):931-6.

Bittner V, Simon JA, Fong J, Blumenthal RS, Newby K, Stefanick ML. Correlates of high HDL cholesterol among women with coronary heart disease. Am Heart J. 2000 Feb; 139(2 Pt 1):288-96.

Simon JA. Does "white coat hypertension" increase the risk for any adverse outcome from hypertension? West J Med. 2000 Jan; 172(1):47-8.

Simon JA, Hudes ES. Serum ascorbic acid and other correlates of self-reported cataract among older Americans. J Clin Epidemiol. 1999 Dec; 52(12):1207-11.

Simon JA, Hudes ES. Serum ascorbic acid and cardiovascular disease prevalence in U.S. adults: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III). Ann Epidemiol. 1999 Aug; 9(6):358-65.

Simon JA, Hudes ES. Relationship of ascorbic acid to blood lead levels. JAMA. 1999 Jun 23-30; 281(24):2289-93.

Simon JA, Hudes ES. Relation of serum ascorbic acid to serum vitamin B12, serum ferritin, and kidney stones in US adults. Arch Intern Med. 1999 Mar 22; 159(6):619-24.

Simon JA, Fong J, Bernert JT, Browner WS. Serum fatty acids and the risk of fatal cancer. MRFIT Research Group. Multiple Risk Factor Intervention Trial. Am J Epidemiol. 1998 Nov 01; 148(9):854-8.

Simon JA, Hudes ES. Serum ascorbic acid and other correlates of gallbladder disease among US adults. Am J Public Health. 1998 Aug; 88(8):1208-12.

Simon JA, Hudes ES. Relation of serum ascorbic acid to serum lipids and lipoproteins in US adults. J Am Coll Nutr. 1998 Jun; 17(3):250-5.

Simon JA, Hudes ES, Browner WS. Serum ascorbic acid and cardiovascular disease prevalence in U.S. adults. Epidemiology. 1998 May; 9(3):316-21.

Simon JA, Grady D, Snabes MC, Fong J, Hunninghake DB. Ascorbic acid supplement use and the prevalence of gallbladder disease. Heart & Estrogen-Progestin Replacement Study (HERS) Research Group. J Clin Epidemiol. 1998 Mar; 51(3):257-65.

Simon JA, Seeley DG, Lipschutz RC, Vittinghoff E, Browner WS. The relation of smoking to waist-to-hip ratio and diabetes mellitus among elderly women. Prev Med. 1997 Sep-Oct; 26(5 Pt 1):639-44.

Simon JA, Solkowitz SN, Carmody TP, Browner WS. Smoking cessation after surgery. A randomized trial. Arch Intern Med. 1997 Jun 23; 157(12):1371-6.

Simon JA, Fong J, Bernert JT, Browner WS. Relation of smoking and alcohol consumption to serum fatty acids. Am J Epidemiol. 1996 Aug 15; 144(4):325-34.

Simon JA, Fong J, Bernert JT. Serum fatty acids and blood pressure. Hypertension. 1996 Feb; 27(2):303-7.

Simon JA, Morrison JA, Similo SL, McMahon RP, Schreiber GB. Correlates of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol in Black girls and White girls: the NHLBI Growth and Health Study. Am J Public Health. 1995 Dec; 85(12):1698-702.

Simon JA, Hodgkins ML, Browner WS, Neuhaus JM, Bernert JT, Hulley SB. Serum fatty acids and the risk of coronary heart disease. Am J Epidemiol. 1995 Sep 01; 142(5):469-76.

Simon JA, Browner WS, Hulley SB. Calcium intake and hypertension. J Nutr. 1995 Jul; 125(7):1958-9.

Simon JA, Fong J, Bernert JT, Browner WS. Serum fatty acids and the risk of stroke. Stroke. 1995 May; 26(5):778-82.

Simon JA, Obarzanek E, Daniels SR, Frederick MM. Dietary cation intake and blood pressure in black girls and white girls. Am J Epidemiol. 1994 Jan 15; 139(2):130-40.

Simon JA, Schreiber GB, Crawford PB, Frederick MM, Sabry ZI. Income and racial patterns of dietary vitamin C intake among black and white girls. Public Health Rep. 1993 Nov-Dec; 108(6):760-4.

Simon JA. Ascorbic acid and cholesterol gallstones. Med Hypotheses. 1993 Feb; 40(2):81-4.

Simon JA, Browner WS, Tao JL, Hulley SB. Calcium intake and blood pressure in elderly women. Am J Epidemiol. 1992 Nov 15; 136(10):1241-7.

Simon JA, Browner WS, Mangano DT. Predictors of smoking relapse after noncardiac surgery. Study of Perioperative Ischemia (SPI) Research Group. Am J Public Health. 1992 Sep; 82(9):1235-7.

Simon JA. Vitamin C and cardiovascular disease: a review. J Am Coll Nutr. 1992 Apr; 11(2):107-25.

Simon JA, Browner WS, Hulley SB. Cholesterol, apolipoproteins, and the risk of myocardial infarction. N Engl J Med. 1992 Feb 13; 326(7):491; author reply 491-2.

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