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2015 Physician Publications

Adams R, Adams J, Qin H, Bilbrey T, Schussler JM. Virtual coaching for the high-intensity training of a powerlifter following coronary artery bypass grafting. Proceedings (Baylor University Medical Center) 2015;28:75-77.

Armstrong D, Gonzalez-Stawinski GV, Ko JM, Hall SA, Roberts WC. The two extremes of cardiac sarcoidosis and the effect of prednisone therapy. American Journal of Cardiology 2015;115:150-153.

2014 Physician Publications

Michael Davis, ThM, J. Michael Brennan, MD, MBA, Nancy Vish, RN, PhD, FACHE, NEA-BC, Jenny Adams, PhD, Mary Muldoon, RN-BC, CEPS, Tara Renbarger, BSN, RN-BC, and John Garner, MD. Lessons learned from study of depression in cardiovascular patients in an acute-care heart and vascular hospital. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2013 Jan; 26(1): 6–9.

Adams J, Cheng D, Lee J, Shock T, Kennedy K, Pate S. Use of the Bootstrap Method to Develop a Physical Fitness Test for Public Safety Officers Who Serve as Both Police Officers and Firefighters. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2014;27:199-202.

Adams J, DeJong S, Arnett JK, Kennedy K, Franklin J, Berbarie R. High-intensity cardiac rehabilitation training of a firefighter after placement of an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2014;27:226-228.

Adams J, Schmid J, Parker RD, Coast JR, Cheng D, Killian AD, McCray S, Strauss D, McLeroy Dejong S, Berbarie R. Comparison of force exerted on the sternum during a sneeze versus during low-, moderate-, and high-intensity bench press resistance exercise with and without the valsalva maneuver in healthy volunteers. American Journal of Cardiology 2014;113:1045-1048.

Akrawinthawong K, Ricci J, Cannon L, Dixon S, Kupfer K, Stivers D, Alexander P, David S, McCullough PA. Subclinical and clinical contrast-induced acute kidney injury: data from a novel blood marker for determining the risk of developing contrast-induced nephropathy (ENCINO), a prospective study. Renal Failure 2014:1-5.

Ascheim DD, Gelijns AC, Goldstein D, Moye LA, Smedira N, Lee S, Klodell CT, Szady A, Parides MK, Jeffries NO, Skerrett D, Taylor DA, Rame JE, Milano C, Rogers JG, Lynch J, Dewey T, Eichhorn E, Sun B, Feldman D, Simari R, O'Gara PT, Taddei-Peters WC, Miller MA, Naka Y, Bagiella E, Rose EA, Woo YJ. Mesenchymal precursor cells as adjunctive therapy in recipients of contemporary left ventricular assist devices. Circulation 2014;129:2287-2296.

Assar M, Thijs V, Brachmann J, Morillo C, Passman R, Sanna T, Bernstein R, Diener H, Di Lazzaro V, Rymer M, Investigators CA. Predictors for detection of atrial fibrillation in cryptogenic stroke patients: insights from insertable cardiac monitor data in the CRYSTAL AF study. European Heart Journal 2014;35:1109-1109.

Ball T, McCullough PA. Statins for the Prevention of Contrast-Induced Acute Kidney Injury. Nephron Clinical Practice 2014;127:165-171.

Ball T, Wheelan K, McCullough PA. Chronic anticoagulation in chronic kidney disease. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2014;64:2483-2485.

Bax JJ, Delgado V, Bapat V, Baumgartner H, Collet JP, Erbel R, Hamm C, Kappetein AP, Leipsic J, Leon MB, MacCarthy P, Piazza N, Pibarot P, Roberts WC, Rodes-Cabau J, Serruys PW, Thomas M, Vahanian A, Webb J, Zamorano JL, Windecker S. Open issues in transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Part 1: patient selection and treatment strategy for transcatheter aortic valve implantation. European Heart Journal 2014;35:2627-2638.

Benjamin MM, Fazel P, Filardo G, Choi JW, Stoler RC. Prevalence of and Risk Factors of Renal Artery Stenosis in Patients With Resistant Hypertension. American Journal of Cardiology 2014;113:687-690.

Benjamin MM, McMaster KS, Stoler RC, Schussler JM. Thirty-day safety and efficacy of prasugrel versus clopidogrel in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention for non-urgent indications and anticoagulated with bivalirudin. IJC Metabolic and Endocrine 2014;2:26-29.

Benjamin MM, Smith RL, Grayburn PA. Ischemic and functional mitral regurgitation in heart failure: natural history and treatment. Current Cardiology Reports 2014;16:517.

Beseda R, Smith S, Veenstra A. Therapeutic Hypothermia After Cardiac Arrest and Return of Spontaneous Circulation: It's Complicated. Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America 2014;26:511-524.

Brown JR, Solomon RJ, Sarnak MJ, McCullough PA, Splaine ME, Davies L, Ross CS, Dauerman HL, Stender JL, Conley SM, Robb JF, Chaisson K, Boss R, Lambert P, Goldberg DJ, Lucier D, Fedele FA, Kellett MA, Horton S, Phillips WJ, Downs C, Wiseman A, MacKenzie TA, Malenka DJ, for the Northern New England Cardiovascular Disease Study G. Reducing Contrast-Induced Acute Kidney Injury Using a Regional Multicenter Quality Improvement Intervention. Circulation Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes 2014.

Brunson M, Wheelan K, Kowal R, Franklin J, Donsky A. The Need for Repeat Ablation Following Pulmonary Vein Isolation with Both the First and Second Generation Cryoballoon: A Single Center Analysis. Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology 2014;25:565-565.

Chawla LS, Herzog CA, Costanzo MR, Tumlin J, Kellum JA, McCullough PA, Ronco C, Acute Dialysis Quality Initiative XIW. Viewpoint: Proposal for a Functional Classification System of Heart Failure in Patients with End-Stage Renal Disease: Proceedings of the Acute Dialysis Quality Initiative (ADQI) XI Workgroup. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2014;63:1246-1252.

Chen S, Bastarrachea RA, Roberts BJ, Voruganti VS, Frost PA, Nava-Gonzalez EJ, Arriaga-Cazares HE, Chen J, Huang P, DeFronzo RA, Comuzzie AG, Grayburn PA. Successful ? cells islet regeneration in streptozotocin-induced diabetic baboons using ultrasound-targeted microbubble gene therapy with cyclinD2/CDK4/GLP1. Cell Cycle 2014;13:1145-1151.

Chin MP, Reisman SA, Bakris GL, O'Grady M, Linde PG, McCullough PA, Packham D, Vaziri ND, Ward KW, Warnock DG, Meyer CJ. Mechanisms Contributing to Adverse Cardiovascular Events in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Stage 4 Chronic Kidney Disease Treated with Bardoxolone Methyl. American Journal of Nephrology 2014;39:499-508.

Chin MP, Wrolstad D, Bakris GL, Chertow GM, de Zeeuw D, Goldsberry A, Linde PG, McCullough PA, McMurray JJ, Wittes J, Meyer CJ. Risk Factors for Heart Failure in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Stage 4 Chronic Kidney Disease Treated with Bardoxolone Methyl. Journal of Cardiac Failure 2014;20:953-958.

Donaldson EE, Ko JM, Gonzalez-Stawinski G, Hall SA, Roberts WC. Secondary Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy Decades After Operative Repair of Tetralogy of Fallot. American Journal of Cardiology 2014;114:806-809.

Donaldson EE, Ko JM, Kuiper JJ, Chamogeorgakis T, Roberts WC. Fat in the Ventricular Septum. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2014;27:231-232.

Filardo G, Lederle FA, Ballard DJ, Hamilton C, da Graca B, Herrin J, Sass DM, Johnson GR, Powell JT. Effect of Age on Survival Between Open Repair and Surveillance for Small Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. American Journal of Cardiology 2014;114:1281-1286.

Flanders SA, Strasen JH. Review of Evidence About Family Presence During Resuscitation. Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America 2014;26:533-550.

Glower DD, Kar S, Trento A, Lim DS, Bajwa T, Quesada R, Whitlow PL, Rinaldi MJ, Grayburn P, Mack MJ, Mauri L, McCarthy PM, Feldman T. Percutaneous mitral valve repair for mitral regurgitation in high-risk patients: Results of the EVEREST II study. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2014;64:172-181.

Gopalakrishnan D, Gopal A, Grayburn PA. Evaluating paravalvular leak after TAVR. Heart 2014;100:1903-1904.

Grayburn PA, Carabello B, Hung J, Gillam LD, Liang D, Mack MJ, McCarthy PM, Miller DC, Trento A, Siegel RJ. Defining "Severe" Secondary Mitral Regurgitation: Emphasizing an Integrated Approach. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2014;64:2792-2801.

Grayburn PA, Smith RL, 2nd. Left ventricular ejection fraction in mitral regurgitation because of flail leaflet. Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging 2014;7:220-221.

Hamman BL, Stout LY, Theologes TT, Sass DM, da Graca B, Filardo G. Relation Between Topical Application of Platelet-Rich Plasma and Vancomycin and Severe Deep Sternal Wound Infections After a First Median Sternotomy. American Journal of Cardiology 2014;113:1415-1419.

Henry TD, Traverse JH, Hammon BL, East CA, Bruckner B, Remmers AE, Recker D, Bull DA, Patel AN. Safety and Efficacy of Ixmyelocel-T An Expanded, Autologous Multi-Cellular Therapy, in Dilated Cardiomyopathy. Circulation Research 2014;115:730-737.

Hernandez-Leveille M, Bennett JD, Nelson N. The Application of the Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Role in a Cardiovascular Patient Population. Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America 2014;26:599-606.

Hoste EA, McCullough PA, Kashani K, Chawla LS, Joannidis M, Shaw AD, Feldkamp T, Uettwiller-Geiger DL, McCarthy P, Shi J, Walker MG, Kellum JA, for the Sapphire I. Derivation and validation of cutoffs for clinical use of cell cycle arrest biomarkers. Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation 2014;29:2054-2061.

Hundae A, McCullough PA. Cardiac and Renal Fibrosis in Chronic Cardiorenal Syndromes. Nephron Clinical Practice 2014;127:106-112.

Hundae A, Afzal A, Assar M, Schussler JM. Syncope Secondary to Second-Degree Atrioventricular Block with Donepezil Use. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2014;27:325-326.

Kane K, Fisher T, Bennett M, Shutze W, Hicks T, Grimsley B, Gable D, Pearl G, Smith B, Shutze W. The Incidence and Outcome of Endothermal Heat-induced Thrombosis after Endovenous Laser Ablation. Annals of Vascular Surgery 2014;28:1744-1750.

Leeper B. Transformation of a Cardiothoracic Critical Care Unit. Clinical Nurse Specialist 2014;28:E48-E49.

Lepor NE, Fouchia DD, McCullough PA. New vistas for the treatment of obesity: turning the tide against the leading cause of morbidity and cardiovascular mortality in the developed world. Reviews in Cardiovascular Medicine 2014;15 Suppl 2:S1-19; quiz S20-11.

Leveille MH. Revitalize Your Research Spirit: SNRS Annual Conference Preview. Research in Nursing Health 2014;37:453-453.

Lim DS, Reynolds MR, Feldman T, Kar S, Herrmann HC, Wang A, Whitlow PL, Gray WA, Grayburn P, Mack MJ, Glower DD. Improved Functional Status and Quality of Life in Prohibitive Surgical Risk Patients With Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation After Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2014;64:182-192.

Maioli M, Toso A, Leoncini M, Musilli N, Bellandi F, Rosner MH, McCullough PA, Ronco C. Pre-procedural Bioimpedance Vectorial Analysis of Fluid Status and Prediction of Contrast-Induced Acute Kidney Injury. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2014;63:1387-1394.

Manatsathit W, Al-Hamid H, Leelasinjaroen P, Hashmi U, McCullough PA. Management of gastrointestinal bleeding in patients anticoagulated with dabigatran compared with warfarin: a retrospective, comparative case review. Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy 2014;4:224-231.

Mansouri B, Kivelevitch D, Benjegerdes K, Richards L, Obermoser G, Ryan C, Schussler J, Menter A. Pilot data on using coronary artery calcium score to improve risk stratification in patients with moderate-to-severe psoriasis. British Journal of Dermatology 2014;171:E152-E152.

McCullough PA. Contrast-Induced Nephropathy. Definitions, Epidemiology, and Implications. Interventional Cardiology Clinics 2014;3:357-362.

McCullough PA. Practical experience using galectin-3 in heart failure. Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine 2014;52:1425-1431.

McCullough PA. Calling for Targeted Trials in Cardiorenal Syndromes. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 2014;64:10-12.

McCullough PA, Ankit M, Szerlip H. Improving Detection of Cardiac Surgery-Associated Acute Kidney Injury. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2014;64:2763-2764.

McCullough PA, Beaver TM, Bennett-Guerrero E, Emmett M, Fonarow GC, Goyal A, Herzog CA, Kosiborod M, Palmer BF. Acute and Chronic Cardiovascular Effects of Hyperkalemia: New Insights Into Prevention and Clinical Management. Reviews in Cardiovascular Medicine 2014;15:11-23.

McCullough PA, de Boer RA, Edelmann F, Lewis CM, Maisel AS. Utilization of galectin-3 in case management across the spectrum of heart failure. Reviews in Cardiovascular Medicine 2014;15:197-207.

McCullough PA, Fazel P, Choi JW. Screening, Diagnosis, and Management of CAD in Asymptomatic Diabetic Patients. JACC Cardiovascular Imaging 2014;7:1011-1012.

McCullough PA, Jefferies JL. Novel Markers and Therapies for Patients with Acute Heart Failure and Renal Dysfunction. The American Journal of Medicine 2014; 128(3):312 e311-322.

McCullough PA, Kellum JA, Haase M, Muller C, Damman K, Murray PT, Cruz D, House AA, Schmidt-Ott KM, Vescovo G, Bagshaw SM, Hoste EA, Briguori C, Braam B, Chawla LS, Costanzo MR, Tumlin JA, Herzog CA, Mehta RL, Rabb H, Shaw AD, Singbartl K, Ronco C. Pathophysiology of the Cardiorenal Syndromes: Executive Summary from the Eleventh Consensus Conference of the Acute Dialysis Quality Initiative (ADQI). Blood Purification 2014;37 Suppl 2:2-13.

McCullough PA, Lavie CJ. Coronary Artery Plaque and Cardiotoxicity as a Result of Extreme Endurance Exercise. Missouri Medicine 2014;111:89.

McCullough PA, Mehta A, Szerlip H. Improving detection of cardiac surgery-associated acute kidney injury. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2014;64:2763-2764.

McCullough PA, Roberts WC. Peter Andrew Mccullough, MD, MPH: An interview with the editor. American Journal of Cardiology 2014;114:1772-1785.

Miller JM, Kowal RC, Swarup V, Daubert JP, Daoud EG, Day JD, Ellenbogen KA, Hummel JD, Baykaner T, Krummen DE, Narayan SM, Reddy VY, Shivkumar K, Steinberg JS, Wheelan KR. Initial Independent Outcomes from Focal Impulse and Rotor Modulation Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation: Multicenter FIRM Registry. Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology 2014;25:921-929.

Morice MC, Serruys PW, Kappetein AP, Feldman TE, Ståhle E, Colombo A, Mack MJ, Holmes DR, Choi JW, Ruzyllo W, Religa G, Huang J, Roy K, Dawkins KD, Mohr F. Five-year outcomes in patients with left main disease treated with either percutaneous coronary intervention or coronary artery bypass grafting in the syntax trial. Circulation 2014;129:2388-2394.

Murthy R, DiMaio JM. Thoracic aortic endografting facilitates the resection of tumors infiltrating the aorta. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2014;147:1748.

Neath SX, Jefferies JL, Berger JS, Wu AH, McConnell JP, Boone JL, McCullough PA, Jesse RL, Maisel AS. The current and future landscape of urinary thromboxane testing to evaluate atherothrombotic risk. Reviews in Cardiovascular Medicine 2014;15:119-130.

Roberts CC, Snipes GJ, Ko JM, Roberts WC, Guileyardo JM. Nontraumatic intracerebral hemmorrhage unassociated with arterial aneurysmal rupture as a cause of sudden unexpected death. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2014;27:331-333.

Roberts CC, Parmar RJ, Grayburn PA, Patankar GR, Ko JM, Hamman BL, Roberts WC. Clues to Diagnosing Carcinoid Heart Disease as the Cause of Isolated Right-Sided Heart Failure. The American Journal of Cardiology 2014;114:1623-1626.

Roberts JK, McCullough PA. The Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease. Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease 2014;21:472-479.

Roberts WC. Proceedings of the Editorial Board Meeting of The American Journal of Cardiology on March 30, 2014. American Journal of Cardiology 2014;114:324-326.

Roberts WC. Board Certification Scams. The American Journal of Cardiology 2014;114:494-495.

Roberts WC, Chung MS, Mi Ko J, Capehart JE, Hall SA. Morphologic Features of Cardiac Sarcoidosis in Native Hearts of Patients Having Cardiac Transplantation. American Journal of Cardiology 2014;113:706-712.

Roberts WC, Rosenblatt RL, Ko JM, Grayburn PA, Kuiper JJ, Guileyardo JM. Cardiac restriction secondary to massive calcific deposits in the left ventricular cavity. The American Journal of Cardiology 2014;113:1442-1446.

Roberts WC. Good Books in Cardiovascular Disease Appearing in 2013 and Early 2014. American Journal of Cardiology 2014;113:1774-1775.

Roberts WC, Roberts CC, Ko JM, Filardo G, Capehart JE, Hall SA. Morphologic features of the recipient heart in patients having cardiac transplantation and analysis of the congruence or incongruence between the clinical and morphologic diagnoses. Medicine 2014;93:211-235.

Roberts WC, Ko JM, Benavides R, Jr. Comparison of the frequency and level of serum total cholesterol >300 mg/dL in patients at the same Texas hospital in a single month in 1993 and in 2013. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2014;27:106-107.

Roberts WC, Vowels TJ, Ko JM, Hebeler RF. Gross and Histological Features of Excised Portions of Posterior Mitral Leaflet in Patients Having Operative Repair of Mitral Valve Prolapse and Comments on the Concept of Missing (= Ruptured) Chordae Tendineae. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2014;63:1667-1674.

Rowin EJ, Maron BJ, Kiernan MS, Casey SA, Feldman DS, Hryniewicz KM, Chan RH, Harris KM, Udelson JE, DeNofrio D, Roberts WC, Maron MS. Advanced Heart Failure With Preserved Systolic Function in Nonobstructive Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Under-Recognized Subset of Candidates for Heart Transplant. Circulation-Heart Failure 2014;7:967-U148.

Sacks JD, Compton PA, Cura MA, Chamogeorgakis T. Surgical repair of postoperative lymphoceles in cardiac transplant patients following inguinal lymphangiography with methylene blue dye injection. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology 2014;25:656-658.

Sarmast S, Schussler JM, Ko JM, Roberts WC. Infective endocarditis superimposed on a massively calcified severely stenotic congenitally bicuspid aortic valve. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2014;27:37-38.

Schiffmann R, Forni S, Swift C, Brignol N, Wu X, Lockhart DJ, Blankenship D, Wang X, Grayburn PA, Taylor MRG, Lowes BD, Fuller M, Benjamin ER, Sweetman L. Risk of death in heart disease is associated with elevated urinary globotriaosylceramide. Journal of the American Heart Association 2014;3.

Schussler JM, Theologes TT, Hamman BL. Surgical Coronary Revascularization Using an Off-Pump, No-Touch Technique: The Cyclone (Hexalon) Experience. Open Journal of Thoracic Surgery 2014;4:94-99.

Shahian DM, He X, Jacobs JP, Rankin JS, Welke KF, Edwards FH, Filardo G, Fazzalari FL, Furnary A, Kurlansky PA, Brennan JM, Badhwar V, O'Brien SM. The STS AVR + CABG Composite Score: A Report of the STS Quality Measurement Task Force. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2014;97:1604-1609.

Shimoda M, Chen S, Noguchi H, Takita M, Sugimoto K, Itoh T, Chujo D, Iwahashi S, Naziruddin B, Levy MF, Matsumoto S, Grayburn PA. A new method for generating insulin-secreting cells from human pancreatic epithelial cells after islet isolation transformed by NeuroD1. Human Gene Therapy Methods 2014;25:206-219.

Shin HJ, Cho E, Lee HJ, Fung TT, Rimm E, Rosner B, Manson JE, Wheelan K, Hu FB. Instant noodle intake and dietary patterns are associated with distinct cardiometabolic risk factors in Korea. Journal of Nutrition 2014;144:1247-1255.

Shin HJ, McCullough PA. Focus on Lipids: High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol and Its Associated Lipoproteins in Cardiac and Renal Disease. Nephron Clinical Practice 2014;127:158-164. Shutze W, Gierman J, McQuade K, Pearl G, Smith B. Treatment of proximal vertebral artery disease. Vascular 2014;22:85-92.

Shutze WP, Kane K, Fisher T, Daoud Y, Lassiter G, Lueking R, Nguyen E, Shutze W, Pearl G, Smith B. The Effect of Laser Wavelength on Endothermal Heat-Induced Thrombosis After Endovenous Laser Ablation. Journal of Vascular Surgery 2014;60:1726-1726.

Squiers JJ, Hutcheson KA, Thatcher JE, DiMaio M. Cardiac stem cell therapy: Checkered past, promising future? Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2014;148:3188-3193.

Szczech LA, Stewart RC, Su HL, DeLoskey RJ, Astor BC, Fox CH, McCullough PA, Vassalotti JA. Primary Care Detection of Chronic Kidney Disease in Adults with Type-2 Diabetes: The ADD-CKD Study (Awareness, Detection and Drug Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes and Chronic Kidney Disease). PloS One 2014;9:e110535.

Unger E, Porter T, Lindner J, Grayburn P. Cardiovascular drug delivery with ultrasound and microbubbles. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews 2014;72:110-126.

Vowels TJ, Gonzalez-Stawinski GV, Ko JM, Trachiotis GD, Roberts BJ, Roberts CS, Roberts WC. Anomalous Cord from the Raphe of a Congenitally Bicuspid Aortic Valve to the Aortic Wall Producing Either Acute or Chronic Aortic Regurgitation. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2014;63:153-157.

Wang S, Qin L, Wu T, Deng B, Sun Y, Hu D, Mohan C, Zhou XJ, Peng A. Elevated cardiac markers in chronic kidney disease as a consequence of hyperphosphatemia-induced cardiac myocyte injury. Medical Science Monitor 2014;20:2043-2053.

Watson KE, Stocker EH, Jacoby DS, McCullough PA. Advanced lipid testing: when, why, and in whom? Reviews in Cardiovascular Medicine 2014;15:310-317; quiz 318-319.

You XD, Huang PT, Zhang C, Wang MH, Zhang Y, Hong YR, Wei SM, Liu CM, Pu ZX, Zhang JM, Chen SY. Relationship between Enhanced Intensity of Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound and Microvessel Density of Aortic Atherosclerostic Plaque in Rabbit Model. PLoS One 2014;9.

Zimering MB, Zhang JH, Guarino PD, Emanuele N, McCullough PA, Fried LF, Investigators for the VN-D. Endothelial cell autoantibodies in predicting declining renal function, end-stage renal disease, or death in adult type 2 diabetic nephropathy. Frontiers in Endocrinology 2014;5:128.

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2009 Physician Publications

Adams J, Julian P, Hubbard M, Hartman J, Baugh S, Segrest W, Russell J, McDonnell J, Wheelan K. A randomized controlled trial of a controlled breathing protocol on heart rate variability following myocardial infarction or coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Clinical Rehabilitation 2009;23:782-789.

Albert NM, Fonarow GC, Abraham WT, Gheorghiade M, Greenberg BH, Nunez E, O'Connor CM, Stough WG, Yancy CW, Young JB. Depression and clinical outcomes in heart failure: An OPTIMIZE-HF analysis. American Journal of Medicine 2009;122:366-373.

Albert NM, Yancy CW, Liang L, Zhao X, Hernandez AF, Peterson ED, Cannon CP, Fonarow GC. Use of aldosterone antagonists in heart failure. Jama - Journal of the American Medical Association 2009;302:1658-1665.

Ambardekar AV, Fonarow GC, Hernandez AF, Pan W, Yancy CW, Krantz MJ. Characteristics and in-hospital outcomes for nonadherent patients with heart failure: Findings from Get With The Guidelines - Heart Failure (GWTG-HF) study. American Heart Journal 2009;158:644-652.

Araj F, Markham DW, Fernandez L, Thompson BS, Ayers CR, Patel PC, Mammen PPA, Drazner MH, Yancy CW. Long-term adherence to evidence-based care and outcomes of blacks and whites with heart failure: A review of the UT Southwestern heart failure database, 1996-2005. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2009;53:A153 Supplement 1.

Bayram M, Yancy CW. Transthoracic Impedance Cardiography: A Noninvasive Method of Hemodynamic Assessment. Heart Failure Clinics 2009;5:161-168.

Ben Johnson W, Abraham WT, Young JB, Wheelan K, Smith AL, Chang YP, Brinkman P, InSync Registry I. Long-term performance of the Attain Model 4193 Left Ventricular Lead. Pace - Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology 2009;32:1111-1116.

Brunson JM, Fine RL, Schussler JM. Acute ascending aortic dissection diagnosed with transthoracic echocardiography. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography 2009;22:1086.e5-1086.e7.

Chai R, Chen S, Ding J, Grayburn PA. Efficient, glucose responsive and islet-specific transgene expression by a modified rat insulin promoter. Gene Therapy 2009;16:1202-1209.

Curtis AB, Yancy CW, Albert NM, Stough WG, Gheorghiade M, Heywood JT, McBride ML, Mehra MR, O'connor CM, Reynolds D, Walsh MN, Fonarow GC. Cardiac resynchronization therapy utilization for heart failure: Findings from IMPROVE HF. American Heart Journal 2009;158:956-964.

Ezekowitz JA, Hernandez AF, Starling RC, Yancy CW, Massie B, Hill JA, Krum H, Diaz R, Ponikowski P, Metra M, Howlett JG, Gennevois D, O'Connor CM, Califf RM, Fonarow GC. Standardizing care for acute decompensated heart failure in a large megatrial: The approach for the Acute Studies of Clinical Effectiveness of Nesiritide in Subjects with Decompensated Heart Failure (ASCEND-HF). American Heart Journal 2009;157:219-228.

Fazel P, Peterman MA, Schussler JM. Three-year outcomes and cost analysis in patients receiving 64-slice computed tomographic coronary angiography for chest pain. American Journal of Cardiology 2009;104:498-500.

Fazel P, Roberts BJ, Brooks J, Grayburn PA. Echocardiographic findings in professional hockey players. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2009;22:218-220.

Filardo G, Hamilton C, Hamman B, Hebeler Jr RF, Grayburn PA. Relation of obesity to atrial fibrillation after isolated coronary artery bypass grafting. American Journal of Cardiology 2009;103:663-666.

Filardo G, Hamilton C, Hamman B, Hebeler RF, Grayburn P. Association between new onset postcoronary artery bypass graft atrial fibrillation and body habitus measures and gender. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2009;53:A351 Supplement 1.

Flaherty JD, Rossi JS, Fonarow GC, Nunez E, Stough WG, Abraham WT, Albert NM, Greenberg BH, O'Connor CM, Yancy CW, Young JB, Davidson CJ, Gheorghiade M. Influence of coronary angiography on the utilization of therapies in patients with acute heart failure syndromes: Findings from Organized Program to Initiate Lifesaving Treatment in Hospitalized Patients with Heart Failure (OPTIMIZE-HF). American Heart Journal 2009;157:1018-1025.

Fonarow GC, Abraham WT, Albert NM, Stough WG, Gheorghiade M, Greenberg BH, O'Connor CM, Sun JL, Yancy CW, Young JB. Age- and gender-related differences in quality of care and outcomes of patients hospitalized with heart failure (from OPTIMIZE-HF). American Journal of Cardiology 2009;104:107-115.

Forman DE, Cannon CP, Hernandez AF, Liang L, Yancy CW, Fonarow GC. Influence of age on the management of heart failure: Findings from Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure (GWTG-HF) study. American Heart Journal 2009;157:1010-1017.

Gheorghiade M, Adams KF, Cleland JG, Cotter G, Felker GM, Filippatos GS, Fonarow GC, Greenberg BH, Hernandez AF, Khan S, Komajda M, Konstam MA, Liu PP, Maggioni AP, Massie BM, McMurray JJ, Mehra M, Metra M, O'Connell J, O'Connor CM, Pang PS, Pià IL, Sabbah HN, Teerlink JR, Udelson JE, Yancy CW, Zannad F, Stockbridge N. Phase III clinical trial end points in acute heart failure syndromes: A virtual roundtable with the Acute Heart Failure Syndromes International Working Group. American Heart Journal 2009;157:957-970.

Gibbons RJ, Gardner TJ, Anderson JL, Goldstein LB, Meltzer N, Weintraub WS, Yancy CW. American Heart Association's principles for comparative effectiveness research: A policy statement from the American Heart Association. Circulation 2009;119:2955-2962.

Golarz SR, Chu T-HB, Vasquez J. Endovascular placement of the venous limb of a dialysis access graft using a Gore TAG introducer sheath in a patient with a difficult access. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2009;22:221-222.

Golarz SR, Hohmann S. Obstruction of the celiac axis resulting in a pancreaticoduodenal artery aneurysm. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2009;22:330-331.

Hamman BL, Theologes TT. Surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation with diode-pumped laser. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2009;22:230-233.

Horwich TB, Hernandez AF, Liang L, Albert NM, LaBresh KA, Yancy CW, Fonarow GC. Weekend hospital admission and discharge for heart failure: Association with quality of care and clinical outcomes. American Heart Journal 2009;158:451-458.

Hunt SA, Abraham WT, Chin MH, Feldman AM, Francis GS, Ganiats TG, Jessup M, Konstam MA, Mancini DM, Michl K, Oates JA, Rahko PS, Silver MA, Stevenson LW, Yancy CW. 2009 Focused update incorporated into the ACC/AHA 2005 guidelines for the diagnosis and management of heart failure in adults. A report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/ American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines developed in collaboration with the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2009;53:e1-e90.

Jacobi JA, Schussler JM, Johnson KB. Routine femoral head fluoroscopy to reduce complications in coronary catheterization. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2009;22:7-8.

Jessup M, Abraham WT, Casey DE, Feldman AM, Francis GS, Ganiats TG, Konstam MA, Mancini DM, Rahko PS, Silver MA, Stevenson LW, Yancy CW. 2009 Focused update: ACCF/AHA guidelines for the diagnosis and management of heart failure in adults. A report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines developed in collaboration with the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2009;53:1343-1382.

Johnson WB, Abraham WT, Young JB, Wheelan K, Smith AL, Chang Y, Brinkman P. Long-term performance of the Attain Model 4193 Left Ventricular Lead. PACE - Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology 2009;32:1111-1116.

Kamath SA, Drazner MH, Tasissa G, Rogers JG, Stevenson LW, Yancy CW. Correlation of impedance cardiography with invasive hemodynamic measurements in patients with advanced heart failure: The BioImpedance CardioGraphy (BIG) substudy of the Evaluation Study of Congestive Heart Failure and Pulmonary Artery Catheterization Effectiveness (ESCAPE) Trial. The American Heart Journal 2009;158:217-223.

Kedora J, Grimsley B, Pearl G. Endovascular treatment of an aberrant right subclavian artery aneurysm with use of the Zenith iliac plug. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2009;22:144-145.

Kowal RC. Predicting outcome from AF ablation: Size of the chamber, or is tissue the issue? Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology 2009;20:1011-1013.

Main ML, Goldman JH, Grayburn PA. Ultrasound contrast agents: Balancing safety versus efficacy. Expert Opinion on Drug Safety 2009;8:49-56.

Mantas AM, Carry MM. Sinus of Valsalva aneurysm. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2009;22:338.

Markham DW, Fernandez LT, Debes CH, Thompson BS, Ayers CR, Mammen PPA, Patel PC, Yancy CW, and Drazner MH. Initial BNP level at time of referral predicts long-term mortality: A retrospective review of the UT Southwestern heart failure database. Journal of Cardiac Failure 2009;15:353.

McNamara DM, Tam SW, Sabolinski ML, Tobelmann P, Janosko K, Venkitachalam L, Ofili E, Yancy CW, Feldman AM, Ghali JK, Taylor AL, Cohn JN, Worcel M. Endothelial nitric oxide synthase (NOS3) polymorphisms in African Americans with heart failure: Results from the A-HeFT trial. Journal of Cardiac Failure 2009;15:191-198.

McQuade K, Gable D, Hohman S, Pearl G, Theune B. Randomized comparison of ePTFE/nitinol self-expanding stent graft vs prosthetic femoral-popliteal bypass in the treatment of superficial femoral artery occlusive disease. Journal of Vascular Surgery 2009;49:109-15, 116 e1-9; discussion 116.

Mehra MR, Yancy CW, Albert NM, Curtis AB, Stough WG, Gheorghiade M, Heywood JT, McBride ML, O'Connor CM, Reynolds D, Walsh MN, Fonarow GC. Evidence of clinical practice heterogeneity in the use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in heart failure and post-myocardial infarction left ventricular dysfunction: Findings from IMPROVE HF. Heart Rhythm 2009;6:1727-1734.

Naffe A, Iype M, Easo M, McLeroy SD, Pinaga K, Vish N, Wheelan K, Franklin J, Adams J. Appropriateness of sling immobilization to prevent lead displacement after pacemaker/implantable cardioverter-defibrillator implantation. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2009;22:3-6.

Noguchi H, Matsumoto S, Onaca N, Naziruddin B, Jackson A, Ikemoto T, Shimoda M, Fujita Y, Chujo D, Iwanaga Y, Nagata H, Okitsu T, Kobayashi N, Ueno H, Chaussabel D, Grayburn P, Banchereau J, Levy MF. Ductal injection of JNK inhibitors before pancreas preservation prevents islet apoptosis and improves islet graft function. Human Gene Therapy 2009;20:73-85.

Patel PC, Singh KP, Seglem EJ, Ayers CR, Fitzsimmons CI, Kaiser PA, DiMaio JM, Ring WS, Yancy CW, Mammen PPA, Drazner MH, Meyer DM, Markham DW. Desensitization therapy is associated with improved survival to transplant in sensitized patients bridged with a left ventricular assist device. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 2009:28:S83.

Patel S, Grayburn PA, High ST, Rosnes J, Choi JW. Usefulness of serial brain natriuretic peptide measurements for managing aortic valve stenosis in pregnancy. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2009;22:226-229.

Peacock WF, Fonarow GC, Ander DS, Collins SP, Gheorghiade M, Kirk JD, Filippatos G, Diercks DB, Trupp RJ, Hiestand B, Amsterdam EA, Abraham WT, Dodge G, Gaieski DF, Gurney D, Hayes CO, Hollander JE, Holmes K, Januzzi Jr JL, Levy P, Maisel A, Miller CD, Pang PS, Selby E, Storrow AB, Weintraub NL, Yancy CW, Bahr RD, Blomkalns AL, McCord J, Nowak RM, Stomel RJ. Society of Chest Pain Centers recommendations for the evaluation and management of the observation stay acute heart failure patient - parts 1-6. Acute Cardiac Care 2009;11:3-42.

Peterson E, Yancy CW. Eliminating racial and ethnic disparities in cardiac care. New England Journal of Medicine 2009;360:1172-1174.

Reese EA, Grayburn PA, Hebeler RF, Rothstein JM, Schussler JM. Preoperative visualization of an atrial septal defect by 64-slice cardiac computed tomography. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2009;22:234-235.

Roberts WC, Bose R, Ko JM, Henry AC, Hamman BL. Identifying cardiovascular syphilis at operation. American Journal of Cardiology 2009;104:1588-1594.

Roberts WC, Lensing FD, Kourlis H, Ko JM, Newberry JW, Smerud MJ, Burton EC, Hebeler RF. Full blown cardiovascular syphilis with aneurysm of the innominate artery. American Journal of Cardiology 2009;104:1595-1600. Roberts WC, Velasco CE, Ko JM, Matter GJ. Comparison of the quantity of calcific deposits in bovine pericardial bioprostheses in the mitral and aortic valve positions in the same patient late after double-valve replacement. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2009;138:1448-1450.

Roberts WC, Vowels TJ, Ko JM, Capehart JE, Hall SA. Cardiac transplantation for cardiac sarcoidosis with initial diagnosis by examination of the left ventricular apical "core" excised for insertion of a left ventricular assist device for severe chronic heart failure. American Journal of Cardiology 2009;103:110-114.

Schussler JM, White CH, Fontes MA, Master SA, Hamman BL. Spyder proximal coronary vein graft patency over time: The SPPOT Study. Heart Surgery Forum 2009;12:E49-53.

Shah B, Hernandez AF, Liang L, Al-Khatib SM, Yancy CW, Fonarow GC, Peterson ED. Hospital variation and characteristics of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator use in patients with heart failure. Data from the GWTG-HF (Get With The Guidelines- Heart Failure) Registry. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2009;53:416-422.

Sharma PS, Lubahn JG, Donsky AS, Yoon ADH, Carry MM, Grayburn PA, Wood PB, Ko JM, Burton EC, Roberts WC. Diagnosing cardiac sarcoidosis clinically without tissue confirmation. Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings 2009; 22:236-238.

Shimoda M, Chen SY, Noguchi H, Matsumoto S, Grayburn PA. In vivo non-viral gene delivery of human vascular endothelial growth factor improves human islet survival and function after transplantation. Xenotransplantation 2009;16:315.

Shimoda M, Chen SY, Noguchi H, Matsumoto S, Grayburn PA. NeuroD1 directs differentiation of cytokeratin 19-positive human pancreatic non-endocrine cells into insulin producing cells. Xenotransplantation 2009;16:324-325.

Shimoda M, Noguchi H, Naziruddin B, Fujita Y, Chujo D, Takita M, Peng H, Tamura Y, Olsen G, Sugimoto K, Itoh T, Onaca N, Levy MF, Grayburn PA, Matsumoto S. Assessment of human islet isolation with four different collagenases. Xenotransplantation 2009;16:-322.

Shimoda M, Noguchi H, Naziruddin B, Fujita Y, Chujo D, Takita M, Peng H, Tamura Y, Olsen G, Sugimoto K, Itoh T, Onaca N, Levy MF, Grayburn PA, Matsumoto S. Improved method of human islet isolation for young donors. Xenotransplantation 2009;16:-323.

Wu RS, Gupta S, Brown RN, Yancy CW, Wald JW, Kaiser P, Kirklin NM, Patel PC, Markham DW, Drazner MH, Garry DJ, Mammen PPA. Clinical outcomes after cardiac transplantation in muscular dystrophy patients. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation.

Yancy CW, Feldman A. Isosorbide dinitrate and hydralazine as therapy for African Americans with heart failure; a failed paradigm? CTS - Clinical and Translational Science 2009;2:309-311.

Yancy CW, Fonarow GC, Albert NM, Curtis AB, Stough WG, Gheorghiade M, Heywood JT, McBride ML, Mehra MR, O'Connor CM, Reynolds D, Walsh MN. Influence of patient age and sex on delivery of guideline-recommended heart failure care in the outpatient cardiology practice setting: Findings from IMPROVE HF. American Heart Journal 2009;157:754-762.e2.

Zoghbi WA, Chambers JB, Dumesnil JG, Foster E, Gottdiener JS, Grayburn PA, Khandheria BK, Levine RA, Marx GR, Miller Jr FA, Nakatani S, Quiñones MA, Rakowski H, Rodriguez LL, Swaminathan M, Waggoner AD, Weissman NJ, Zabalgoitia M. Recommendations for evaluation of prosthetic valves with echocardiography and Doppler ultrasound. A report from the American Society of Echocardiography's Guidelines and Standards Committee and the Task Force on Prosthetic Valves, developed in conjunction with the American College of Cardiology Cardiovascular Imaging Committee, Cardiac Imaging Committee of the American Heart Association. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography 2009;22:975-1014.

Book Chapters

Echols M, Yancy CW.
Heart Failure in Racial/Ethnic Groups. In: Ferdinand K, Armani A, eds. Cardiovascular Disease in Racial and Ethnic Minorities: Humana Press, 2009.

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