DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center

  • United States

Research Output

2021

A modular and scalable computational framework for interactive immersion into imaging data with a holographic augmented reality interface

Velazco-Garcia, J. D., Shah, D. J., Leiss, E. L. & Tsekos, N. V., Jan 2021, In : Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine. 198, 105779.

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2020

2019 clinical trials in lipid lowering

Feldman, D. I., Pacor, J. M., Blumenthal, R. S. & Nasir, K., Jul 1 2020, In : Current Opinion in Cardiology. 35, 4, p. 319-324 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

3,4-Dihydroxybenzalacetone (DBL) Prevents Aging-Induced Myocardial Changes in Senescence-Accelerated Mouse-Prone 8 (SAMP8) Mice

Giridharan, V. V., Karupppagounder, V., Arumugam, S., Nakamura, Y., Guha, A., Barichello, T., Quevedo, J., Watanabe, K., Konishi, T. & Thandavarayan, R. A., Mar 3 2020, In : Cells. 9, 3

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3D Printing, Computational Modeling, and Artificial Intelligence for Structural Heart Disease

Wang, D. D., Qian, Z., Vukicevic, M., Engelhardt, S., Kheradvar, A., Zhang, C., Little, S. H., Verjans, J., Comaniciu, D., O'Neill, W. W. & Vannan, M. A., Aug 25 2020, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging.

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Ablation strategies for intramural ventricular arrhythmias

Neira, V., Santangeli, P., Futyma, P., Sapp, J., Valderrábano, M., Garcia, F. & Enriquez, A., Jul 1 2020, In : Heart Rhythm. 17, 7, p. 1176-1184 9 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Absence of Coronary Artery Calcification in Middle-Aged Familial Hypercholesterolemia Patients Without Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease

Mszar, R., Grandhi, G. R., Valero-Elizondo, J., Virani, S. S., Blankstein, R., Blaha, M., Mata, P., Miname, M. H., Al Rasadi, K., Krumholz, H. M., Santos, R. D. & Nasir, K., Apr 1 2020, In : JACC. Cardiovascular imaging. 13, 4, p. 1090-1092 3 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Aerosol containment box to the rescue: Extra protection for the front line

Hsu, S. H., Lai, H. Y., Zabaneh, F. & Masud, F. N., Jul 2 2020, In : Emergency Medicine Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

3 Scopus citations

All-cause and cause-specific mortality in individuals with zero and minimal coronary artery calcium: A long-term, competing risk analysis in the Coronary Artery Calcium Consortium

Blaha, M. J., Cainzos-Achirica, M., Dardari, Z., Blankstein, R., Shaw, L. J., Rozanski, A., Rumberger, J. A., Dzaye, O., Michos, E. D., Berman, D. S., Budoff, M. J., Miedema, M. D., Blumenthal, R. S. & Nasir, K., Feb 2020, In : Atherosclerosis. 294, p. 72-79 8 p.

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2 Scopus citations

An Interesting Cause of Eisenmenger's Syndrome

Debs, D. & Nabi, F., Apr 1 2020, In : Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal. 16, 2, p. 168-169 2 p.

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A Novel Model Incorporating Pectoralis Muscle Measures to Predict Mortality After Ventricular Assist Device Implantation: The Minnesota Pectoralis Risk Score

Cogswell, R., Trachtenberg, B., Murray, T., Schultz, J., Teigen, L. E. V. I., Allen, T., Araujo-Gutierrez, R., John, R., Martin, C. M. & Estep, J. D., Apr 1 2020, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 26, 4, p. 308-315 8 p.

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1 Scopus citations

A positive Tc-99m PYP scan in a patient with cardiac sarcoidosis

El-Tallawi, K. C., Parikh, R., Nabi, F., Maclayton, P. I., Trachtenberg, B. H. & Al-Mallah, M., Jan 1 2020, In : Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.

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Application of Low Tube Potentials in CCTA: Results From the PROTECTION VI Study

Stocker, T. J., Leipsic, J., Hadamitzky, M., Chen, M. Y., Rubinshtein, R., Deseive, S., Heckner, M., Bax, J. J., Kitagawa, K., Marques, H., Schmermund, A., Silva, C., Mahmarian, J. J., Kang, J. W., Grove, E. L., Lesser, J., Massberg, S. & Hausleiter, J., Feb 1 2020, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. 13, 2, p. 425-434 10 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Association between Angiotensin II Antagonism and Mortality after LVAD Implantation: A Multi-Center, Contemporary Analysis

Schultz, J. N., Trachtenberg, B., Estep, J. D., Goodwin, K., Araujo, R., Rafei, A. G. E., Alexy, T., Shaffer, A., John, R. & Cogswell, R., Apr 1 2020, In : The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 39, 4, p. S131-S132

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Association between frequency of primary care provider visits and evidence-based statin prescribing and statin adherence: Findings from the Veterans Affairs system

Ahmed, S. T., Mahtta, D., Rehman, H., Akeroyd, J., Al Rifai, M., Rodriguez, F., Jneid, H., Nasir, K., Samad, Z., Alam, M., Petersen, L. A. & Virani, S. S., Mar 1 2020, In : American Heart Journal. 221, p. 9-18 10 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Association Between Institutional Mitral Valve Procedure Volume and Mitral Valve Repair Outcomes in Medicare Patients

Barker, C. M., Reardon, M. J., Reynolds, M. R. & Feldman, T. E., May 11 2020, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions. 13, 9, p. 1137-1139 3 p.

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Association of Aspirin and Other Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs With Vertebral Trabecular Bone: Data From Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis, a Population-Based Multicenter Cohort Study

Ahmad, K., Budoff, M. J., Delaney, J. A., Mao, S. S., Gao, Y., Nasir, K., Tracy, R. & Li, D., Jul 1 2020, In : Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography. 44, 4, p. 562-568 7 p.

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Association of Bempedoic Acid Administration with Atherogenic Lipid Levels in Phase 3 Randomized Clinical Trials of Patients with Hypercholesterolemia

Banach, M., Duell, P. B., Gotto, A. M., Laufs, U., Leiter, L. A., Mancini, G. B. J., Ray, K. K., Flaim, J. A., Ye, Z. & Catapano, A. L., Jan 1 2020, In : JAMA Cardiology.

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1 Scopus citations

Association of BMI, fitness, and mortality in patients with diabetes: Evaluating the obesity paradox in the Henry Ford exercise Testing Project (FIT project) cohort

Whelton, S. P., McAuley, P. A., Dardari, Z., Orimoloye, O. A., Brawner, C. A., Ehrman, J. K., Keteyian, S. J., Al-Mallah, M. & Blaha, M. J., Mar 1 2020, In : Diabetes care. 43, 3, p. 677-682 6 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Association of Body Mass Index with Coronary Artery Calcium and Subsequent Cardiovascular Mortality: The Coronary Artery Calcium Consortium

Jensen, J. C., Dardari, Z. A., Blaha, M. J., White, S., Shaw, L. J., Rumberger, J., Rozanski, A., Berman, D. S., Budoff, M. J., Nasir, K. & Miedema, M. D., Jul 1 2020, In : Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging. 13, 7, e009495.

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Association of Clinical Outcomes with Left Ventricular Assist Device Use by Bridge to Transplant or Destination Therapy Intent: The Multicenter Study of MagLev Technology in Patients Undergoing Mechanical Circulatory Support Therapy with HeartMate 3 (MOMENTUM 3) Randomized Clinical Trial

Goldstein, D. J., Naka, Y., Horstmanshof, D., Ravichandran, A. K., Schroder, J., Ransom, J., Itoh, A., Uriel, N., Cleveland, J. C., Raval, N. Y., Cogswell, R., Suarez, E. E., Lowes, B. D., Kim, G., Bonde, P., Sheikh, F. H., Sood, P., Farrar, D. J. & Mehra, M. R., Apr 2020, In : JAMA Cardiology. 5, 4, p. 411-419 9 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Association of LVAD Cannula Position with Stroke Risk

Agrawal, T., Abdala, H., Gutierrez, R. A., Thaker, R., Xu, S., Fida, N., Kim, J. H., Hussain, I., Trachtenberg, B. H., Guha, A., Bhimaraj, A. & Kassi, M., Apr 1 2020, In : The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 39, 4, p. S413-S414

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Association of Normal Systolic Blood Pressure Level with Cardiovascular Disease in the Absence of Risk Factors

Whelton, S. P., McEvoy, J. W., Shaw, L., Psaty, B. M., Lima, J. A. C., Budoff, M., Nasir, K., Szklo, M., Blumenthal, R. S. & Blaha, M. J., Sep 2020, In : JAMA Cardiology. 5, 9, p. 1011-1018 8 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Association of particles of lipoprotein subclasses with arterial stiffness in a high-risk working population: the Baptist Employee Healthy Heart Study (BEHHS)

Aziz, M., Gannarapu, S., Humayun, C., Siddiqui, U., Nasir, K. & Aneni, E. C., Dec 1 2020, In : Egyptian Heart Journal. 72, 1, 12.

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Association of Smoking Cessation and Survival Among Young Adults With Myocardial Infarction in the Partners YOUNG-MI Registry

Biery, D. W., Berman, A. N., Singh, A., Divakaran, S., DeFilippis, E. M., Collins, B. L., Gupta, A., Fatima, A., Qamar, A., Klein, J., Hainer, J., Blaha, M. J., Di Carli, M. F., Nasir, K., Bhatt, D. L. & Blankstein, R., Jul 1 2020, In : JAMA Network Open. 3, 7, p. e209649

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2 Scopus citations

Associations between particulate matter air pollution, presence and progression of subclinical coronary and carotid atherosclerosis: A systematic review

Jilani, M. H., Simon-Friedt, B., Yahya, T., Khan, A. Y., Hassan, S. Z., Kash, B., Blankstein, R., Blaha, M. J., Virani, S. S., Rajagopalan, S., Cainzos-Achirica, M. & Nasir, K., Aug 1 2020, In : Atherosclerosis. 306, p. 22-32 11 p.

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A T2-Weighty Discovery: Aortitis on Cardiac MRI with Histopathologic Correlation

Al-Sabeq, B., Shen, S., Hinojosa, J. J. & Nabi, F., Jan 1 2020, In : Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal. 16, 1, p. 65-67 3 p.

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Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease risk and elevated lipoprotein(a) among young adults with myocardial infarction: The Partners YOUNG-MI Registry

Berman, A. N., Biery, D. W., Singh, A., Wu, W. Y., Divakaran, S., DeFilippis, E. M., Hainer, J., Blaha, M. J., Cannon, C., Polk, D. M., Plutzky, J., Natarajan, P., Nasir, K., Carli, M. F. D., Bhatt, D. L. & Blankstein, R., Jan 1 2020, In : European Journal of Preventive Cardiology.

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Atrial Function and Its Role in the Non-invasive Evaluation of Diastolic Function in Congenital Heart Disease

Ta, H. T., Alsaied, T., Steele, J. M., Truong, V. T., Mazur, W., Nagueh, S. F., Kutty, S. & Tretter, J. T., Apr 1 2020, In : Pediatric Cardiology. 41, 4, p. 654-668 15 p.

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Author Correction: Left atrial dysfunction in sickle cell anemia is associated with diffuse myocardial fibrosis, increased right ventricular pressure and reduced exercise capacity (Scientific Reports, (2020), 10, 1, (1767), 10.1038/s41598-020-58662-8)

Alsaied, T., Niss, O., Tretter, J. T., Powell, A. W., Chin, C., Fleck, R. J., Cnota, J. F., Malik, P., Quinn, C. T., Nagueh, S. F., Taylor, M. D. & Mazur, W. M., Feb 4 2020, In : Scientific Reports. 10, 1, 4880.

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1 Scopus citations

Autoimmune Rheumatic Diseases and Premature Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease: An Analysis From the VITAL Registry

Mahtta, D., Gupta, A., Ramsey, D. J., Rifai, M. A., Mehta, A., Krittanawong, C., Lee, M. T., Nasir, K., Samad, Z., Blumenthal, R. S., Jneid, H., Ballantyne, C. M., Petersen, L. A. & Virani, S. S., Jan 1 2020, In : American Journal of Medicine.

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AYAP modRNA reduces cardiac inflammation and hypertrophy in a murine ischemia-reperfusion model

Chen, J., Ma, Q., King, J. S., Sun, Y., Xu, B., Zhang, X., Zohrabian, S., Guo, H., Cai, W., Li, G., Bruno, I. G., Cooke, J. P., Wang, C., Kontaridis, M., Wang, D. Z., Luo, H., Pu, W. T. & Lin, Z., 2020, In : Life Science Alliance. 3, 1, e201900424.

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1 Scopus citations

A Young Woman with Someone Else's Heart

Waits, G. & Kim, J., Jan 1 2020, In : Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal. 16, 1, p. e8

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Bempedoic acid safety analysis: Pooled data from four phase 3 clinical trials

Bays, H. E., Banach, M., Catapano, A. L., Duell, P. B., Gotto, A. M., Laufs, U., Leiter, L. A., Mancini, G. B. J., Ray, K. K., Bloedon, L. A. T., Sasiela, W. J., Ye, Z. & Ballantyne, C. M., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Clinical Lipidology.

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Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Calcium Supplements, Calcified Atheroma, and Cardiovascular Disease Risk

Michos, E. D. & Cainzos-Achirica, M., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging.

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Bioprosthetic Aortic Valve Leaflet Thickening in the Evolut Low Risk Sub-Study

Evolut Low Risk LTI Substudy Investigators, May 19 2020, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 75, 19, p. 2430-2442 13 p.

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2 Scopus citations

BMI1 is directly regulated by androgen receptor to promote castration-resistance in prostate cancer

Zhu, S., Zhao, D., Li, C., Li, Q., Jiang, W., Liu, Q., Wang, R., Fazli, L., Li, Y., Zhang, L., Yi, Y., Meng, Q., Wang, W., Wang, G., Zhang, M., Zu, X., Zhao, W., Deng, T., Yu, J., Dong, X. & 2 others, Chen, K. & Cao, Q., Jan 2020, In : Oncogene. 39, 1, p. 17-29 13 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Bone marrow transplantation platform to investigate the role of dendritic cells in graft-versus-host disease

Nguyen, H. D., Huong, P. T., Hossack, K., Gurshaney, S., Ezhakunnel, K., Huynh, T. H., Alvarez, A. M., Le, N. T. & Luu, H. N., Mar 2020, In : Journal of Visualized Experiments. 2020, 157, e60083.

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Brain adaptations of insulin signaling kinases, GLUT 3, p-BADser155 and nitrotyrosine expression in various hypoglycemic models of mice

Pitchaimani, V., Arumugam, S., Thandavarayan, R. A., Karuppagounder, V., Afrin, M. R., Sreedhar, R., Harima, M., Nakamura, M., Watanabe, K., Kodama, S., Fujihara, K. & Sone, H., Jul 2020, In : Neurochemistry International. 137, 104745.

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Burden and consequences of financial hardship from medical bills among nonelderly adults with diabetes mellitus in the united states

Caraballo, C., Valero-Elizondo, J., Khera, R., Mahajan, S., Grandhi, G. R., Virani, S. S., Mszar, R., Krumholz, H. M. & Nasir, K., Jan 1 2020, In : Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. e006139.

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Calcified plaque morphology, density, and risk

van Rosendael, A. R., Cainzos-Achirica, M. & Al-Mallah, M. H., Oct 2020, In : Atherosclerosis. 311, p. 100-102 3 p.

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Cardiac Computed Tomography for Comprehensive Coronary Assessment: Beyond Diagnosis of Anatomic Stenosis

Parikh, R., Patel, A., Lu, B., Senapati, A., Mahmarian, J. & Chang, S-M., Jul 17 2020, In : Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal. 16, 2, p. 77-85 9 p.

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Cardiac Computed Tomography for Personalized Management of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Cardoso, R., Dudum, R., Ferraro, R. A., Bittencourt, M., Blankstein, R., Blaha, M. J., Nasir, K., Rajagopalan, S., Michos, E. D., Blumenthal, R. S. & Cainzos-Achirica, M., Sep 1 2020, In : Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging. e011365.

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Cardiac dysfunction in cancer survivors after thoracic irradiation: A necessary evil?

Carlos El-Tallawi, K., Alnabelsi, T. & Al-Mallah, M. H., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.

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