Prof Aroon Hingorani

Prof Aroon HingoraniTel: 020 3447 7139
Fax: 020 3447 9652
Email: a.hingorani@ucl.ac.uk

Location:
University College Hospital

Specialities:
General Medicine

Professional background

Aroon Hingroani is one of four Consultants running the inpatient service in General Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology. The firm has close links with the Acute Stroke and Heart failure services and manages patients with difficult and secondary hypertension. 

Research interests

  • Acute medicine 
  • Venous thromboembolic disease 
  • High blood pressure and cardiovascular risk

Publications

Selected from 102 PubMed entires:    Hingorani AD, Shah T, Kumari M, Sofat R, Smeeth L. Translating genomics into improved healthcare. BMJ. 2010 Nov 5;341:c5945. doi: 10.1136/bmj.c5945. Review. PubMed PMID: 21056961.   
Hemingway H, Philipson P, Chen R, Fitzpatrick NK, Damant J, Shipley M, AbramsKR, Moreno S, McAllister KS, Palmer S, Kaski JC, Timmis AD, Hingorani AD. Evaluating the quality of research into a single prognostic biomarker: asystematic review and meta-analysis of 83 studies of C-Reactive protein in stable coronary artery disease. PLoS Med. 2010 Jun 1;7(6):e1000286. PubMed PMID:20532236; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2879408.   
 
Talmud PJ, Hingorani AD, Cooper JA, Marmot MG, Brunner EJ, Kumari M, Kivimäki M, Humphries SE. Utility of genetic and non-genetic risk factors in prediction of type 2 diabetes: Whitehall II prospective cohort study. BMJ. 2010 Jan 14;340:b4838. doi: 10.1136/bmj.b4838. PubMed PMID: 20075150; PubMed Central  PMCID: PMC2806945.   
 
Sofat R, Hingorani AD, Smeeth L, Humphries SE, Talmud PJ, Cooper J, Shah T, Sandhu MS, Ricketts SL, Boekholdt SM, Wareham N, Khaw KT, Kumari M, Kivimaki M, Marmot M, Asselbergs FW, van der Harst P, Dullaart RP, Navis G, van Veldhuisen DJ, Van Gilst WH, Thompson JF, McCaskie P, Palmer LJ, Arca M, Quagliarini F, Gaudio C, Cambien F, Nicaud V, Poirer O, Gudnason V, Isaacs A, Witteman JC, van Duijn CM, Pencina M, Vasan RS, D'Agostino RB Sr, Ordovas J, Li TY, Kakko S, Kauma H, Savolainen MJ, Kesäniemi YA, Sandhofer A, Paulweber B, Sorli JV, Goto A, Yokoyama S, Okumura K, Horne BD, Packard C, Freeman D, Ford I, Sattar N, McCormack V, Lawlor DA, Ebrahim S, Smith GD, Kastelein JJ, Deanfield J, Casas JP. Separating the mechanism-based and off-target actions of cholesteryl ester transfer protein inhibitors with CETP gene polymorphisms. Circulation. 2010 Jan 5;121(1):52-62. Epub 2009 Dec 21.    
 
Hingorani AD, Psaty BM. Primary prevention of cardiovascular disease: time to get more or less personal? JAMA. 2009 Nov 18;302(19):2144-5. PubMed PMID:19920239.   
 
Casas JP, Bautista LE, Smeeth L, Sharma P, Hingorani AD. Homocysteine and stroke: evidence on a causal link from mendelian randomisation. Lancet. 2005 Jan 15-21;365(9455):224-32. PubMed PMID: 15652605.

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