Manuscripts from 2015
Current Management of Heart Failure: When to Refer to Heart Failure Specialist and When Hospice is the Best Option., Behnam Bozorgnia and Paul J. Mather
Utility of the QT interval in predicting outcomes in patients presenting to the emergency department with chest pain., Toni A de Venecia; Marvin Y Lu; Chinualumogu C Nwakile; and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol lowering therapies: what is on the horizon?, Ramprasad Gadi and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Significance of QRS duration in non-ST elevation myocardial infarction., Chinualumogu Nwakile; Bhaskar Purushottam; Vikas Bhalla; Daniel Ukpong; Mahek Shah; Jeong Yun; D Lynn Morris; and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Manuscripts from 2014
Senile Cardiac Amyloidosis: An Undervalued Cause of Heart Failure., Toni Anne Alvarez de Venecia; Scott Blumhof; Daniel Ukpong; Marvin Lu; Claudia Nieves; and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Update on ranolazine in the management of angina., J Nicolás Codolosa; Subroto Acharjee; and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Underutilization of Statins and Aspirin Following Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery, Kevin M. Curl, MD; Bryan Lebude, MD; Nicholas Ruggiero, MD; D L Fischman, MD; Andrew Rose, MD; Sulay Patel, MD; J. David Ogilby, MD; Paul Walinsky, MD; Babu Jasti, MD; and Michael P. Savage, MD
Dipstick proteinuria is an independent predictor of high on treatment platelet reactivity in patients on clopidogrel, but not aspirin, admitted for major adverse cardiovascular events., Carlos D. Davila; Fernando Vargas; Kuan-Hsiang Gary Huang; Thomas Monaco; Anastasios Dimou; Janani Rangaswami; and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Regular dipyridamole therapy produces sustained protection against cardiac ischemia-reperfusion injury: is it time to revisit PARIS?, Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.; Chika Okusa; Kazuhiro Kaneda; Yoshitaka Inamura; and Masami Miyamae
Tachycardia mediated cardiomyopathy: pathophysiology, mechanisms, clinical features and management., Shuchita Gupta and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Wandering acute myocardial infarction., Kamal R. Joshi; D Lynn Morris; and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Evaluation of Echogenic Material on Transvenous Leads by Transesophageal Echocardiography in Patients with and without Lead-associated Endocarditis, Toshimasa Okabe, MD; Praveen Mehrotra, MD; Henry Siu, MD; and Arnold J. Greenspon, MD
Patient Characteristics and Predictors of Mortality Associated with Pericardial Decompression Syndrome, Rajesh Pradhan, MD; Toshimasa Okabe, MD; Kazuki Yoshida, MD; Dimitrios Angouras, MD; Matthew Decaro, MD; and Gregary D. Marhefka, MD
Ventricular Septal Rupture in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Loheetha Ragupathi, MD; Xin Zhang, MD; and Gregary D. Marhefka, MD, FACP, FACC
Induction of autophagy restores the loss of sevoflurane cardiac preconditioning seen with prolonged ischemic insult., Mayumi Shiomi; Masami Miyamae; Genzou Takemura; Kazuhiro Kaneda; Yoshitaka Inamura; Anna Onishi; Shizuka Koshinuma; Yoshihiro Momota; Toshiaki Minami; and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Integrated guidance on the care of familial hypercholesterolaemia from the International FH Foundation., Gerald F Watts, Samuel Gidding, Anthony S Wierzbicki, Peter P Toth, Rodrigo Alonso, W Virgil Brown, Eric Bruckert, Joep Defesche, Khoo Kah Lin, Michael Livingston, Pedro Mata, Klaus G Parhofer, Frederick J Raal, Raul D Santos, Eric J G Sijbrands, William G Simpson, David R Sullivan, Andrey V Susekov, Brian Tomlinson, Albert Wiegman, Shizuya Yamashita, and John J P Kastelein
Manuscripts from 2013
Comparison of intravenous adenosine and intravenous regadenoson for the measurement of pressure-derived coronary fractional flow reserve., Pradeep Arumugham, Vincent M. Figueredo, Parul B Patel, and D Lynn Morris
Association between obesity and infarct size: insight into the obesity paradox., Beatriz Cepeda-Valery, MD; Leandro Slipczuk, MD; Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.; Gregg S. Pressman; D Lynn Morris, MD; Carl J Lavie, MD; and Abel Romero-Corral, MD
HDL-C: Does it matter? An update on novel HDL-directed pharmaco-therapeutic strategies., Ramprasad Gadi, Aman Amanullah, and Vincent M. Figueredo
Combination of necroptosis and apoptosis inhibition enhances cardioprotection against myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury., Shizuka Koshinuma, Masami Miyamae, Kazuhiro Kaneda, Junichiro Kotani, and Vincent M. Figueredo
Alcohol and the heart: to abstain or not to abstain?, Rajesh Movva, MD, MRCP and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Meditation: should a cardiologist care?, Stephen Olex; Andrew B. Newberg, MD; and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Sevoflurane confers additive cardioprotection to ethanol preconditioning associated with enhanced phosphorylation of glycogen synthase kinase-3β and inhibition of mitochondrial permeability transition pore opening., Anna Onishi, Masami Miyamae, Hiroshi Inoue, Kazuhiro Kaneda, Chika Okusa, Yoshitaka Inamura, Mayumi Shiomi, Shizuka Koshinuma, Yoshihiro Momota, and Vincent M. Figueredo
Distribution of dyssynchrony in subjects with no known cardiac disease and comparison of velocity vector imaging to color-coded tissue Doppler imaging., Anoop C Parameswaran; Bhaskar Purushottam; Aman Amanullah; and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Periodontal disease is an independent predictor of intracardiac calcification., Gregg S Pressman, Atif Qasim, Nitin Verma, Masami Miyamae, Kumiko Arishiro, Yasuhiro Notohara, Vitalie Crudu, and Vincent M. Figueredo
Cardio-oncology for the 21st century: introduction., Marc L Schwartz, MD
Sevoflurane induces cardioprotection through reactive oxygen species-mediated upregulation of autophagy in isolated guinea pig hearts., Mayumi Shiomi, Masami Miyamae, Genzou Takemura, Kazuhiro Kaneda, Yoshitaka Inamura, Anna Onishi, Shizuka Koshinuma, Yoshihiro Momota, Toshiaki Minami, and Vincent M. Figueredo
Infective endocarditis epidemiology over five decades: a systematic review., Leandro Slipczuk, J Nicolas Codolosa, Carlos D Davila, Abel Romero-Corral, Jeong Yun, Gregg S. Pressman, and Vincent M. Figueredo
Manuscripts from 2012
Sleep-disordered breathing and excessive daytime sleepiness in patients with atrial fibrillation., Felipe N Albuquerque, Andrew D Calvin, Fatima H Sert Kuniyoshi, Tomas Konecny, Francisco Lopez-Jimenez, Gregg S. Pressman, Thomas Kara, Paul Friedman, Naser Ammash, Virend K Somers, and Sean M Caples
Trends in permanent pacemaker implantation in the United States from 1993 to 2009: increasing complexity of patients and procedures., Arnold J Greenspon, Jasmine D Patel, Edmund Lau, Jorge A Ochoa, Daniel R Frisch, Reginald T Ho, Behzad B. Pavri, and Steven M Kurtz
Association between QRS duration and obstructive sleep apnea., Shuchita Gupta, Beatriz Cepeda-Valery, Abel Romero-Corral, Abu Shamsuzzaman, Virend K Somers, and Gregg S. Pressman
Acute Heart Transplant Rejection in the Presence of Apparently Weak, Non-Complement-Fixing Donor-Specific Antibodies Detected at the Time of Transplant, Anthony Nizio, Paul J. Mather, and Beth Colombe
Direct evidence for inhibition of mitochondrial permeability transition pore opening by sevoflurane preconditioning in cardiomyocytes: comparison with cyclosporine A., Anna Onishi, Masami Miyamae, Kazuhiro Kaneda, Junichiro Kotani, and Vincent M. Figueredo
Effect of obstructive sleep apnea on mitral valve tenting., Gregg S. Pressman, Vincent M. Figueredo, Abel Romero-Corral, Ganesan Murali, and Morris N Kotler
Hyperphosphorylation of the cardiac ryanodine receptor at serine 2808 is not involved in cardiac dysfunction after myocardial infarction., Hongyu Zhang, Catherine A Makarewich, Hajime Kubo, Wei Wang, Jason M Duran, Ying Li, Remus M Berretta, Walter J Koch, Xiongwen Chen, Erhe Gao, Héctor H Valdivia, and Steven R Houser
Manuscripts from 2011
Alcoholic cardiomyopathy: a review., Anil George and Vincent M Figueredo
Dyssynchrony in obese subjects without a history of cardiac disease using velocity vector imaging, Bhaskar Purushottam MD; Anoop C. Parameswaran MD, MPH; and Vincent M. Figueredo MD
Predictors of Appropriate Defibrillator Therapies- A Single Center Analysis, Rina R. Shah, Ratika Gupta, Carrie Stackhouse, Robin Ward, and Behzad B. Pavri
Manuscripts from 2010
Clopidogrel hypersensitivity: clinical challenges and options for management., Kimberly L Campbell, John R Cohn, and Michael P Savage
Alcohol and arrhythmias: a comprehensive review., Anil George and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Incidence of, predictors for, and mortality associated with malignant ventricular arrhythmias in non-ST elevation myocardial infarction patients., Shuchita Gupta, MD; Gregg S. Pressman; and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Distribution of left ventricular ejection fraction in angina patients with severe coronary artery disease not amenable to revascularization., Shuchita Gupta; Gregg S. Pressman; D Lynn Morris; and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Changes in left and right ventricular mechanics during the Mueller maneuver in healthy adults: a possible mechanism for abnormal cardiac function in patients with obstructive sleep apnea., Yuki Koshino, Hector R Villarraga, Marek Orban, Charles J Bruce, Gregg S. Pressman, Pavel Leinveber, Haydar K Saleh, Tomas Konecny, Tomas Kara, Virend K Somers, and Francisco Lopez-Jimenez
Cocaine and the heart., Suraj Maraj; Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.; and D Lynn Morris
Cardioprotection by regular ethanol consumption: potential mechanisms and clinical application., Masami Miyamae; Kazuhiro Kaneda; Naochika Domae; and Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Lead Extraction in the Contemporary Setting: The LExICon Study. An Observational Retrospective Study of Consecutive Laser Lead Extractions, Oussama Wazni, MD; Laurence M. Epstein, MD; Roger G. Carrillo, MD; Charles Love, MD; Stuart W. Adler, MD; David W. Riggio, MD; Shahzad S. Karim, MD; Jamil Bashir, MD; Arnold J. Greenspon, MD; John P. DiMarco, MD, PhD; Joshua M. Cooper, MD; John R. Onufer, MD; Kenneth A. Ellenbogen, MD; Stephen P. Kutalek, MD; Sherri Dentry-Mabry, MSN; Carolyn M. Ervin, PhD; and Bruce L. Wilkoff, MD
Manuscripts from 2009
The time has come for physicians to take notice: the impact of psychosocial stressors on the heart., Vincent M. Figueredo, M.D.
Primary cardiac tumors., Suraj Maraj, MD; Gregg S. Pressman, MD; and Vincent M. Figueredo, MD
Acute memory phase of sevoflurane preconditioning is associated with sustained translocation of protein kinase C-alpha and epsilon, but not delta, in isolated guinea pig hearts., Chika Okusa, Masami Miyamae, Shingo Sugioka, Kazuhiro Kaneda, Yoshitaka Inamura, Anna Onishi, Naochika Domae, Junichiro Kotani, and Vincent M. Figueredo
Manuscripts from 2008
Lead-associated endocarditis: the important role of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus., Arnold J. Greenspon, Eugene S. Rhim, George Mark, Joseph Desimone, and Reginald T. Ho
Sevoflurane enhances ethanol-induced cardiac preconditioning through modulation of protein kinase C, mitochondrial KATP channels, and nitric oxide synthase, in guinea pig hearts., Kazuhiro Kaneda, Masami Miyamae, Shingo Sugioka, Chika Okusa, Yoshitaka Inamura, Naochika Domae, Junichiro Kotani, and Vincent M. Figueredo
Day-night variation of acute myocardial infarction in obstructive sleep apnea., Fatima H Sert Kuniyoshi, Arturo Garcia-Touchard, Apoor S Gami, Abel Romero-Corral, Christelle van der Walt, Snigdha Pusalavidyasagar, Tomas Kara, Sean M Caples, Gregg S. Pressman, Elisardo C Vasquez, Francisco Lopez-Jimenez, and Virend K Somers
Dynamic changes of left ventricular performance and left atrial volume induced by the mueller maneuver in healthy young adults and implications for obstructive sleep apnea, atrial fibrillation, and heart failure., Marek Orban, Charles J Bruce, Gregg S. Pressman, Pavel Leinveber, Abel Romero-Corral, Josef Korinek, Tomas Konecny, Hector R Villarraga, Tomas Kara, Sean M Caples, and Virend K Somers
Manuscripts from 2007
A review of the association between congestive heart failure and cognitive impairment., Michael B. Cohen and Paul J. Mather
Manuscripts from 2006
Letter regarding article by Arias et al, "obstructive sleep apnea syndrome affects left ventricular diastolic function: effects of nasal continuous positive airway pressure in men"., Gregg S. Pressman
Manuscripts from 2004
Association of atrial fibrillation and obstructive sleep apnea., Apoor S Gami, Gregg S. Pressman, Sean M Caples, Ravi Kanagala, Joseph J Gard, Diane E Davison, Joseph F Malouf, Naser M Ammash, Paul A Friedman, and Virend K Somers