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2019 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  26:355-358. 2019
2019 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  26:359-362. 2019
2019 Incidence of atrioventricular block with vasodilator stress SPECT: A meta-analysisJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  26:616-628. 2019
2019 Indirect evidence of sympathetic stimulation by regadenosonJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  26:684-687. 2019
2019 Multi-modality imaging: Bird’s eye view from the 2018 American Heart Association Scientific SessionsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  26:645-654. 2019
2019 Review of cardiovascular imaging in the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology 2018. Part 1 of 2: Positron emission tomography, computed tomography, and magnetic resonanceJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  26:524-535. 2019
2019 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papers.Journal of Nuclear Cardiology2019
2019 Right ventricular reversible perfusion defects.Journal of Nuclear Cardiology2019
2019 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  26:21-23. 2019
2019 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  26:24-26. 2019
2019 Detection and quantitation of right ventricular reversible perfusion defects by stress SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging: A proof-of-principle studyJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  26:266-271. 2019
2019 Guidelines in review: Comparison of ESC and AHA guidance for the diagnosis and management of infective endocarditis in adultsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  26:303-308. 2019
2019 Myocardial perfusion imaging in non-ischemic cardiomyopathyJournal of Nuclear Cardiology2019
2018 Aminophylline shortage and current recommendations for reversal of vasodilator stress: An ASNC information statement endorsed by SCMRJournal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance.  20. 2018
2018 Abnormal myocardial perfusion pattern in the absence of significant coronary artery stenosisJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:2182-2185. 2018
2018 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:1895-1897. 2018
2018 Exercise-induced ST elevation with minimal ischemia by perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:2186-2188. 2018
2018 Screening pre-renal transplant: Risk factors appear key but important questions remainJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:2069-2071. 2018
2018 A quick glance at selected topics in this issue.Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:1891-1894. 2018
2018 Low-dose stress-only myocardial perfusion imaging.Journal of Nuclear Cardiology2018
2018 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:1503-1506. 2018
2018 Adverse effects associated with regadenoson myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:1724-1731. 2018
2018 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:1507-1509. 2018
2018 Correction to: Adverse effects associated with regadenoson myocardial perfusion imaging (Journal of Nuclear Cardiology, (2018), 25, 5, (1724-1731), 10.1007/s12350-018-1218-7)Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:1732. 2018
2018 Isolated right ventricular ischemia by SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging in a patient with coronary artery disease and pulmonary hypertensionJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:1872-1874. 2018
2018 Prognostic value of myocardial perfusion imaging performed pre-renal transplantation: post-transplantation follow-up and outcomesEuropean Journal of Nuclear Medicine.  45:1998-2008. 2018
2018 A quick glance at selected topics in this issue.Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:1063-1066. 2018
2018 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:1067-1070. 2018
2018 Review of cardiovascular imaging in the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology in 2017. Part 2 of 2: Myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:1390-1399. 2018
2018 Hybrid imaging in cardiovascular medicine; edited by Drs. Yi-Hwa Liu and Albert J. SinusasJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  1-2. 2018
2018 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:709-712. 2018
2018 Guidelines in review: Comparison of the 2014 AHA/ACC guideline for the management of patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes and the 2015 ESC guidelines for the management of acute coronary syndromes in patients presenting without persistent ST-segment elevationJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:769-776. 2018
2018 The heart rate response to regadenoson in patients with atrial fibrillationJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:1012-1016. 2018
2018 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  1-3. 2018
2018 A case of longitudinal care of a patient with cardiac sarcoidosisJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:443-456. 2018
2018 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:379-381. 2018
2018 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:382-384. 2018
2018 Guidelines in review: Comparison of ESC and ACC/AHA guidelines for the diagnosis and management of patients with stable coronary artery diseaseJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:509-515. 2018
2018 Multi-modality imaging: Bird’s eye view from the 2017 American Heart Association Scientific SessionsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:678-684. 2018
2018 Myocardial perfusion imaging prior to coronary revascularization: From risk stratification to procedure guidanceJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  1-4. 2018
2018 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:9-11. 2018
2018 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:15-17. 2018
2018 Myocardial perfusion imaging: Lessons learned and work to be done—updateJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:39-52. 2018
2018 Nuclear imaging of cardiac amyloidosis. ‘We’ve only just begun’Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:191-194. 2018
2018 Review of cardiovascular imaging in the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology 2017. Part 1 of 2: Positron emission tomography, computed tomography, and magnetic resonanceJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  25:320-330. 2018
2018 Aminophylline shortage and current recommendations for reversal of vasodilator stress: An ASNC information statement endorsed by SCMRJournal of Nuclear Cardiology2018
2018 Factors That Influence Blood Pressure in 3- to 5-Year-Old Children: A Pilot StudyBiological Research For Nursing.  20:25-31. 2018
2018 Measurement of blood flow in myocardial layers: A step toward comprehensive physiological evaluationJournal of Nuclear Cardiology2018
2018 Myocardial blood flow measures using cardiac positron emission tomography: Software comparisonsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology2018
2018 Non-diagnostic 18F-FDG PET myocardial viability studies in type-2 diabetic patientsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology2018
2018 Serial Cardiac Nuclear Imaging: Opportunities and ChallengesCurrent Cardiovascular Imaging Reports.  11. 2018
2018 The effect of renal transplantation on left ventricular function, electrocardiography, and mechanical synchrony by gated myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology2018
2017 Prognostic value of silent myocardial infarction in patients with chronic kidney disease being evaluated for kidney transplantationInternational Journal of Cardiology.  249:377-382. 2017
2017 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1837-1839. 2017
2017 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1842-1844. 2017
2017 Erratum to: Guidelines in review: Comparison between AHA/ACC and ESC guidelines for the management of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac death (Journal of Nuclear Cardiology, (2017), 24, 6, (1893-1901), 10.1007/s12350-017-0895-y)Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1902-1903. 2017
2017 Guidelines in review: Comparison between AHA/ACC and ESC guidelines for the management of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac deathJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1893-1901. 2017
2017 The blood pressure response to vasodilator stress does not provide independent prognostic informationJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1976-1978. 2017
2017 Myocardial stunning by gated SPECT: An old tool reinvented in a stunning turnJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  1-4. 2017
2017 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1502-1504. 2017
2017 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1508-1510. 2017
2017 Effect of aminophylline administration on the diagnostic yield of vasodilator myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1579-1582. 2017
2017 Guidelines in review: ACC/AATS/AHA/ASE/ASNC/SCAI/SCCT/STS 2017 appropriate use criteria for coronary revascularization in patients with stable ischemic heart diseaseJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1793-1799. 2017
2017 Antiinflammatory therapy with canakinumab for atherosclerotic diseaseNew England Journal of Medicine.  377:1119-1131. 2017
2017 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1121-1123. 2017
2017 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1127-1129. 2017
2017 Incidental detection of abnormal 99mTc-sestamibi uptake in the sternum and ribcage from multiple myeloma by SPECT myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1445-1446. 2017
2017 Review of cardiovascular imaging in the journal of nuclear cardiology in 2016: Part 2 of 2—myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1190-1199. 2017
2017 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:758-760. 2017
2017 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:764-766. 2017
2017 Comparison of ESC and ACC/AHA guidelines for myocardial revascularizationJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1046-1053. 2017
2017 Comprehensive review on cardio-oncology: Role of multimodality imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:906-935. 2017
2017 Multi-modality imaging: Bird’s eye view from the 2016 American Heart Association Scientific SessionsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:946-951. 2017
2017 Sources of variability in the measurement of perfusion defect size using commercially available software programs: Are there gender differences?Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1089-1093. 2017
2017 Response to letter to Editor “Lessons learned from the recent history of technologies for non-invasive estimation of aortic blood pressure using transfer functions and pulse wave analysis” by Papaioannou et alJournal of the American Society of Hypertension.  11:321-322. 2017
2017 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:350-352. 2017
2017 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:356-358. 2017
2017 Conducting and interpreting high-quality systematic reviews and meta-analysesJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:471-481. 2017
2017 Guidelines in review: 2016 ACC/AATS/AHA/ASNC/SCAI/SCCT/STS appropriate use criteria for coronary revascularization in patients with acute coronary syndromesJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:464-467. 2017
2017 Induced pluripotent stem cell-derived endothelial cells overexpressing interleukin-8 receptors a/b and/or c-c chemokine receptors 2/5 inhibit vascular injury responseStem Cells Translational Medicine.  6:1168-1177. 2017
2017 Review of Cardiovascular Imaging in the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology in 2016. Part 1 of 2: Positron Emission Tomography, Computed Tomography and Magnetic ResonanceJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:649-656. 2017
2017 Spironolactone-induced bilateral gynecomastia in a man detected by SPECT myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:742. 2017
2017 Vasodilator stress agents for myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:434-438. 2017
2017 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:6-8. 2017
2017 Aortic dissection following heart transplantationJournal of Cardiac Surgery.  32:156-158. 2017
2017 Assessment of vascular function in low socioeconomic status preschool children: a pilot studyJournal of the American Society of Hypertension.  11:101-109. 2017
2017 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:12-14. 2017
2017 Detection of right ventricular ischemia by SPECT myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:317-318. 2017
2017 Guidelines in review: Comparison of the 2014 ACC/AHA guidelines on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation and management of patients undergoing noncardiac surgery and the 2014 ESC/ESA guidelines on noncardiac surgery: Cardiovascular assessment and managementJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:165-170. 2017
2016 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:1237-1239. 2016
2016 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:1243-1245. 2016
2016 Ventricular tachycardia during regadenoson SPECT myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:1518-1520. 2016
2016 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:942-943. 2016
2016 A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:947-949. 2016
2016 Guidelines in review: 2015 ACR/ACC/AHA/AATS/ACEP/ASNC/NASCI/SAEM/SCCT/SCMR/SCPC/SNMMI/STR/STS Appropriate Utilization of Cardiovascular Imaging in Emergency Department Patients with Chest Pain: A joint document of the American College of Radiology Appropriateness Criteria Committee and the American College of Cardiology Appropriate Use Criteria Task ForceJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:1142-1146. 2016
2016 Myocardial perfusion imaging after gastric bypass surgeryJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:1171-1172. 2016
2016 Prognostic value of transient ischemic dilation with regadenoson myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:1147-1155. 2016
2016 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:645-647. 2016
2016 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:651-653. 2016
2016 Medical therapy for the treatment of myocardial ischemiaJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:837-839. 2016
2016 Transplant allograft vasculopathy: Role of multimodality imaging in surveillance and diagnosisJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:713-727. 2016
2016 The reproducibility and prognostic value of serial measurements of heart rate response to regadenoson during myocardial perfusion imagingEuropean Journal of Nuclear Medicine.  43:1493-1502. 2016
2016 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:339-341. 2016
2016 Caffeine does not significantly reduce the sensitivity of vasodilator stress myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:442-446. 2016
2016 Caffeine intake and myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:605. 2016
2016 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:1-3. 2016
2016 Heart rate response to regadenoson: Making the case for its value in clinical practiceJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:575-580. 2016
2016 Review of Cardiovascular Imaging in the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology in 2015—Part 2 of 2: Myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:493-498. 2016
2016 The prognostic value of non-perfusion variables obtained during vasodilator stress myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:390-413. 2016
2016 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:176-177. 2016
2016 Cardiovascular disease in the literature: A selection of recent original research papersJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:182-184. 2016
2016 Multi-modality Imaging: Bird’s eye view from the 2015 American Heart Association Scientific SessionsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:235-243. 2016
2016 Targeted delivery of human iPS-ECs overexpressing IL-8 receptors inhibits neointimal and inflammatory responses to vascular injury in the ratAJP - Heart and Circulatory Physiology.  310:H705-H715. 2016
2016 A quick glance at selected topics in this issueJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:4-5. 2016
2016 Effect of changes in perfusion defect size during serial regadenoson myocardial perfusion imaging on cardiovascular outcomes in high-risk patientsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:101-112. 2016
2016 Review of cardiovascular imaging in the journal of nuclear cardiology in 2015. Part 1 of 2: Plaque imaging, positron emission tomography, computed tomography, and magnetic resonanceJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:122-130. 2016
2016 Review of cardiovascular literatureJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:8-10. 2016
2016 Serial imaging and outcome predictionJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:117-121. 2016
2015 Review of Cardiovascular LiteratureJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:1168-1170. 2015
2015 Serious and potentially life threatening complications of cardiac stress testing: Physiological mechanisms and management strategiesJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:1198-1213. 2015
2015 The prognostic value of regadenoson myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:1214-1221. 2015
2015 Review of cardiovascular literatureJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:874-876. 2015
2015 Training in nuclear cardiology: What’s new?Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:861-862. 2015
2015 Erratum to: Incidentally found giant thymomas by SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging (Journal of Nuclear Cardiology, 10.1007/s12350-014-0028-9)Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:786. 2015
2015 Review of cardiovascular imaging in The Journal of Nuclear Cardiology in 2014: Part 2 of 2: Myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:714-719. 2015
2015 Estrogen and cardiovascular disease: Is timing everything?American Journal of the Medical Sciences.  350:27-35. 2015
2015 Review of cardiovascular imaging in The Journal of Nuclear Cardiology in 2014: Part 1 of 2: Positron emission tomography, computed tomography, and neuronal imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:507-512. 2015
2015 Review of cardiovascular literatureJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:450-452. 2015
2015 Incidentally found giant thymomas by SPECT myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:385-387. 2015
2015 Multi-modality imaging: Bird’s-eye view from the 2014 American Heart Association Scientific SessionsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:364-371. 2015
2015 Screening for Coronary Artery Disease in Kidney Transplant CandidatesJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:297-300. 2015
2015 Characteristics and outcomes of patients with advanced chronic systolic heart failure receiving care at the veterans affairs versus other hospitals insights from the Beta-blocker Evaluation of Survival Trial (BEST)Circulation: Heart Failure.  8:17-24. 2015
2015 Guidelines in review: 2014 ACC/AHA Guideline on Perioperative Cardiovascular Evaluation and Management of Patients Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice GuidelinesJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:158-161. 2015
2015 Multimodality imaging for CAD detection before renal transplantationJACC: Cardiovascular Imaging.  8:563-565. 2015
2015 Review of Cardiovascular LiteratureJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:6-8. 2015
2015 Review of cardiovascular literatureJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:246-247. 2015
2014 Review of cardiovascular literatureJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:1252-1254. 2014
2014 Serious complications associated with regadenoson administration for myocardial perfusion imaging: A commentaryJournal of Nuclear Cardiology2014
2014 Review of cardiovascular literatureJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:827-828. 2014
2014 Review of cardiovascular literatureJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:475-477. 2014
2014 Review of Cardiovascular LiteratureJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:229-232. 2014
2014 Change in albuminuria and eGFR following insulin sensitization therapy versus insulin provision therapy in the BARI 2D studyClinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  9:64-71. 2014
2014 C-reactive protein and HypertensionJournal of Human Hypertension.  28:410-415. 2014
2014 Comparison of three commercially available softwares for measuring left ventricular perfusion and function by gated SPECT myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:673-681. 2014
2014 Erratum to: Regadenoson for myocardial perfusion imaging: Is it safe? [Journal of Nuclear Cardiology, (2014), 10.1007/S12350-014-9922-4]Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:1266. 2014
2014 Estrogen effects on vascular inflammation are age dependent: Role of estrogen receptorsArteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology.  34:1477-1485. 2014
2014 Guidelines in review: 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart FailureJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:397-399. 2014
2014 Guidelines in review: 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of ST-Elevation Myocardial InfarctionJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:190-191. 2014
2014 Inhibiting C-reactive protein for the treatment of cardiovascular disease: Promising evidence from rodent modelsMediators of Inflammation.  2014. 2014
2014 Left ventricular mechanical dyssynchrony by phase analysis as a prognostic indicator in heart failureJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:67-70. 2014
2014 Regadenoson for myocardial perfusion imaging: Is it safe?Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:871-876. 2014
2014 Review of Cardiovascular LiteratureJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:906-908. 2014
2014 Risk stratification for coronary artery disease using pharmacological stress testsLebanese Medical Journal.  62:69-75. 2014
2014 Serial myocardial perfusion imaging: Defining a significant change and targeting management decisionsJACC: Cardiovascular Imaging.  7:79-96. 2014
2014 Targeted delivery of pulmonary arterial endothelial cells overexpressing interleukin-8 receptors attenuates monocrotaline-induced pulmonary vascular remodelingArteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology.  34:1539-1547. 2014
2014 The effect of bone marrow mononuclear stem cell therapy on left ventricular function and myocardial perfusionJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:351-367. 2014
2014 The independent prognostic value of left ventricular dyssynchronyJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:541-543. 2014
2014 The prognostic value of left ventricular mechanical dyssynchrony using gated myocardial perfusion imaging in patients with end-stage renal diseaseJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:739-746. 2014
2014 The relationship of left ventricular mechanical dyssynchrony and cardiac sympathetic denervation to potential sudden cardiac death events in systolic heart failureJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:78-85. 2014
2013 Hypertension in womenKidney International Supplements.  3:352-356. 2013
2013 Endothelial cell transfusion ameliorates endothelial dysfunction in 5/6 nephrectomized ratsAJP - Heart and Circulatory Physiology.  305. 2013
2013 Exercise stress tests for detecting myocardial ischemia in asymptomatic patients with diabetes mellitusAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  112:14-20. 2013
2013 Ovarian hormones and vascular diseaseCurrent Opinion in Cardiology.  28:411-416. 2013
2013 Endothelial cells overexpressing IL-8 receptor reduce cardiac remodeling and dysfunction following myocardial infarctionAJP - Heart and Circulatory Physiology.  305. 2013
2013 Outcomes of patients with chronic kidney disease and implantable cardiac defibrillator: Primary versus secondary preventionInternational Journal of Cardiology.  165:113-116. 2013
2013 Declining frequency of ischemia detection using stress myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of the American College of Cardiology.  61:1066-1068. 2013
2013 Regadenoson: A focused updateJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  20:284-288. 2013
2013 The incremental value of three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography in adult congenital heart diseaseEchocardiography.  30:483-494. 2013
2013 Use of regadenoson in end-stage renal diseaseJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  20:182-184. 2013
2013 Imaging acute MI in the 21st centuryJACC: Cardiovascular Imaging.  6:370-372. 2013
2013 Implications of left bundle branch block in patient treatmentAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  111:291-300. 2013
2013 Reclassification of cardiovascular risk in patients with normal myocardial perfusion imaging using heart rate response to vasodilator stressAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  111:190-195. 2013
2013 The heart rate response to adenosine: A simple predictor of adverse cardiac outcomes in asymptomatic patients with type 2 diabetesInternational Journal of Cardiology.  167:2952-2957. 2013
2012 Risk assessment in the era of high-speed myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  19:1102-1105. 2012
2012 Effect of ranolazine on left ventricular dyssynchrony in patients with coronary artery diseaseAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  110:1440-1445. 2012
2012 A 20th ASNC Anniversary Article Prognosis in the era of comparative effectiveness research: Where is nuclear cardiology now and where should it be?Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.  19:1026-1043. 2012
2012 Comparison of the prognostic value of normal regadenoson with normal adenosine myocardial perfusion imaging with propensity score matchingJACC: Cardiovascular Imaging.  5:1014-1021. 2012
2012 Erratum: Prognosis in the era of comparative effectiveness research: Where is nuclear cardiology now and where should it be? (Journal of Nuclear Cardiology DOI: 10.1007/S12350-012-9593-Y)Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.  19:1092-1093. 2012
2012 Hypertension and C-reactive proteinHypertension Research.  35:969-971. 2012
2012 SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging as an endpointJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  19:891-894. 2012
2012 The effect of caffeine on adenosine myocardial perfusion imaging: Time to reassess?Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.  19:415-419. 2012
2012 Towards personalized myocardial viability testing: Personal reflectionsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  19:216-219. 2012
2012 Endothelial cells overexpressing interleukin-8 receptors reduce inflammatory and neointimal responses to arterial injuryCirculation.  125:1533-1541. 2012
2012 The role of echocardiography in the evaluation and management of aortic stenosis in the older adultInternational Journal of Cardiology.  155:39-48. 2012
2012 Real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography in congenital heart diseaseEchocardiography.  29:220-231. 2012
2012 Real time three-dimensional echocardiography for the evaluation of cardiomyopathyEchocardiography.  29:76-87. 2012
2011 A blunted heart rate response to regadenoson is an independent prognostic indicator in patients undergoing myocardial perfusion imagingJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  18:1086-1094. 2011
2011 Cardiovascular imaging in diabetes mellitusJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  18:959-965. 2011
2011 cGMP inhibits TGF-β signaling by sequestering Smad3 with cytosolic β2-tubulin in pulmonary artery smooth muscle cellsMolecular Endocrinology -Baltimore-.  25:1794-1803. 2011
2011 Transforming growth factor-β inhibits myocardial PPARγ expression in pressure overload-induced cardiac fibrosis and remodeling in miceJournal of Hypertension.  29:1810-1819. 2011
2011 The prognostic value of the heart rate response to adenosine in relation to diabetes mellitus and chronic kidney diseaseAmerican Heart Journal.  162:356-362. 2011
2011 Rationale for the use of multiple blockers of the renin-angiotensin- aldosterone system in specific patient populationsTherapy.  8:227-236. 2011
2011 Cardiac autonomic denervation in diabetes mellitusCirculation: Cardiovascular Imaging.  4:79-81. 2011
2011 Echocardiographic evaluation of calcific aortic stenosis in the older adultEchocardiography.  28:117-129. 2011
2011 Real time three-dimensional echocardiography in acute myocardial infarctionIndian Heart Journal.  63:8-12. 2011
2010 Impact of left ventricular dyssynchrony by phase analysis on cardiovascular outcomes in patients with end-stage renal diseaseJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  17:1058-1064. 2010
2010 Have the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system perturbations in cardiovascular disease been exhausted?Current Cardiology Reports.  12:450-463. 2010
2010 Heart rate response during vasodilator stress myocardial perfusion imaging: Mechanisms and implicationsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  17:536-539. 2010
2010 C-reactive protein-mediated vascular injury requires complementArteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology.  30:1189-1195. 2010
2010 Relation of left-ventricular dyssynchrony by phase analysis of gated SPECT images and cardiovascular events in patients with implantable cardiac defibrillatorsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  17:398-404. 2010
2010 The impact of viability assessment using myocardial perfusion imaging on patient management and outcomeJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  17:378-389. 2010
2010 Blunting of the Heart Rate Response to Adenosine and Regadenoson in Relation to Hyperglycemia and the Metabolic SyndromeAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  105:839-843. 2010
2010 Improvement of myocardial perfusion with a percutaneously inserted left ventricular assist deviceJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  17:158-160. 2010
2010 Inhibition of transforming growth factor-β signaling induces left ventricular dilation and dysfunction in the pressure-overloaded heartAJP - Heart and Circulatory Physiology.  298. 2010
2010 Correlation Between Serum Cardiac Markers and Myocardial Infarct Size Quantified by Myocardial Perfusion Imaging in Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy After Alcohol Septal AblationAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  105:261-266. 2010
2010 Editorial: Guidelines for the evaluation of prosthetic valves with echocardiography and doppler ultrasound: Value and limitationsEchocardiography.  27:91-93. 2010
2010 How much alcohol should we infuse in the coronary artery of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patients?Journal of Invasive Cardiology.  22:22-26. 2010
2010 QT prolongation is an independent predictor of mortality in end-stage renal diseaseClinical Cardiology.  33:361-366. 2010
2010 Safety of Regadenoson in Patients with End-Stage Renal DiseaseAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  105:133-135. 2010
2009 Live/real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiographic assessment of pericardial diseaseEchocardiography.  26:1250-1263. 2009
2009 The value of live/real time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in the assessment of valvular vegetationsEchocardiography.  26:1264-1273. 2009
2009 Usefulness of live/real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography in evaluation of prosthetic valve function: Research from the university of alabama at birminghamEchocardiography.  26:1236-1249. 2009
2009 Adenosine-induced ST segment depression with normal perfusionCardiology Journal.  16:121-126. 2009
2009 The Scope of Coronary Heart Disease in Patients With Chronic Kidney DiseaseJournal of the American College of Cardiology.  53:2129-2140. 2009
2009 Drug-Eluting Stents in Heart Transplant RecipientsAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  103:1624-1625. 2009
2009 Relation Between Heart Rate Response to Adenosine and Mortality in Patients With End-Stage Renal DiseaseAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  103:1159-1164. 2009
2009 Differences in heart rate response to adenosine and regadenoson in patients with and without diabetes mellitusAmerican Heart Journal.  157:771-776. 2009
2009 The role of C-reactive protein polymorphisms in inflammation and cardiovascular riskCurrent Atherosclerosis Reports.  11:124-130. 2009
2009 Alcohol septal ablation in a young patient after aortic valve replacement: Research from the University of Alabama at BirminghamEchocardiography.  26:291-294. 2009
2009 Estrogen and mechanisms of vascular protectionArteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology.  29:289-295. 2009
2009 Real-time three-dimensional echocardiography: A current view of what echocardiography can provide?Indian Heart Journal.  61:146-155. 2009
2009 Pretreatment with nitroprusside for microcirculatory protection in saphenous vein graft interventionsJournal of Invasive Cardiology.  21:34-39. 2009
2009 Usefulness of Three Posterior Chest Leads for the Detection of Posterior Wall Acute Myocardial InfarctionAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  103:159-164. 2009
2009 Renal artery fibromuscular dysplasia is a cause of refractory hypertension in the elderlyEchocardiography.  26:109-110. 2009
2008 Role of Myocardial Perfusion Imaging in Patients With End-Stage Renal Disease Undergoing Coronary AngiographyAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  102:1451-1456. 2008
2008 Heart Rate Response to Adenosine in Patients With Diabetes Mellitus and Normal Myocardial Perfusion ImagingAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  102:1103-1106. 2008
2008 Effect of alcohol-induced septal ablation on left atrial volume and ejection fraction assessed by real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocaridography in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (Echocardiography (2008) 25, (784-789) DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-8175.2008.00735.x)Echocardiography.  25. 2008
2008 Hemodynamic evaluation of coronary artery bypass graft lesions using fractional flow reserveCatheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions.  72:479-485. 2008
2008 Subaortic stenosis missed by invasive hemodynamic assessmentEchocardiography.  25:1007-1010. 2008
2008 Time is muscle; but should it be D2B or D2T?Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions.  72:424-425. 2008
2008 Effect of alcohol-induced septal ablation on left atrial volume and ejection fraction assessed by real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathyEchocardiography.  25:784-789. 2008
2008 Left ventricular collapse secondary to pericardial effusion treated with pericardicentesis and percutaneous pericardiotomy in severe pulmonary hypertensionEchocardiography.  25:658-661. 2008
2008 Feasibility of primary clot extraction prior to percutaneous coronary intervention in acute myocardial infarctionCatheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions.  71:870-876. 2008
2008 Re-stenosis After Drug-eluting Stents in Cardiac Allograft VasculopathyThe Journal of heart transplantation.  27:610-615. 2008
2008 Three-dimensional balloon catheter sizing identifies significant underdeployed stents using conventional methods in renal artery interventionsJournal of Invasive Cardiology.  20:270-276. 2008
2008 Serial Evaluations of Myocardial Infarct Size After Alcohol Septal Ablation in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy and Effects of the Changes on Clinical Status and Left Ventricular Outflow Pressure GradientsAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  101:1328-1333. 2008
2008 Exaggerated neointima formation in human C-reactive protein transgenic mice is IgG Fc receptor type I (FcγRI)-dependentAmerican Journal of Pathology.  172:22-30. 2008
2008 Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy in liver transplant patientsCardiology Journal.  15:74-79. 2008
2007 C-Reactive Protein Gene Polymorphisms, C-Reactive Protein Blood Levels, and Cardiovascular Disease RiskJournal of the American College of Cardiology.  50:1115-1122. 2007
2007 Predictors of Survival in Patients With End-Stage Renal Disease Evaluated for Kidney TransplantationAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  100:1020-1025. 2007
2007 The safety of bivalirudin during elective percutaneous coronary interventions in heart transplant patientsCardiology Journal.  14:458-462. 2007
2007 Percutaneous aortic valvuloplasty as a bridge to a high-risk percutaneous coronary interventionJournal of Invasive Cardiology.  19. 2007
2007 Transthoracic echocardiography guided procedures in the catheterization laboratory.Echocardiography.  24:1000-1007. 2007
2006 Outcome of Patients With Adenosine-Induced ST-Segment Depression But With Normal Perfusion on Tomographic ImagingAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  98:1009-1011. 2006
2004 Atrial natriuretic peptide dose-dependently inhibits pressure overload-induced cardiac remodelingHypertension.  44:746-750. 2004

Book

Year Title Altmetric
2018 Myocardial Perfusion Imaging (MPI) Performance, Potential Risks and Outcomes 2018
2010 Live/Real Time 3D Echocardiography 2010

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2012 Renin-angiotensin- aldosterone inhibitors in combination therapy.  53-64. 2012
2011 Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomypathy in liver transplant patients.  99-111. 2011
2009 C-reactive protei and cardiovascular disease: Lessons learned from studying genetically engineered mice.  83-116. 2009

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, American University of Beirut 2001
  • Full Name

  • Fadi Hage