Personal profile

Dr. Kurrelmeyer began her research activities while still a cardiology fellow at the Baylor College of Medicine where she won the Best Basic Research Award in 1998. That same year, she was also the recipient of the American Heart Association Melvin L. Marcus Young Investigator Award in Cardiovascular Science. Dr. Kurrelmeyer stayed at Baylor after completing her fellowship, and was appointed as an Assistant Professor of Medicine there in 2000. She joined the Physician´s Organization at Methodist in 2005, and received her faculty appointment at the Weill Medical School the following year.

Research interests

Dr. Kurrelmeyer´s research centers on the role of inflammatory cytokines on disease progression in heart failure. She also conducts investigations into new treatments for diastolic heart failure and aortic regurgitation.

Keywords

    Free-text keywords

  • Heart failure, Diastolic heart failure, Cytokines, Inflammation, Aortic regurgitation, Anticoagulation for Atrial Fibrillation

    Research Area Keywords

  • Heart & Vascular
  • Imaging & Radiology

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Heart Failure
Concept: Heart Failure
Weight: 100%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Coronary Artery Disease
Concept: Coronary Artery Disease
Weight: 69%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Cytokines
Concept: Cytokines
Weight: 53%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Diastolic Heart Failure
Concept: Diastolic Heart Failure
Weight: 53%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha
Concept: Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha
Weight: 50%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Stress Echocardiography
Concept: Stress Echocardiography
Weight: 47%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Cardiac Valve Annuloplasty
Concept: Cardiac Valve Annuloplasty
Weight: 38%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation
Concept: Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation
Weight: 37%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Coronary Angiography
Concept: Coronary Angiography
Weight: 37%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Ventricular Remodeling
Concept: Ventricular Remodeling
Weight: 33%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Research OutputsResearch Output authored by Karla M. Kurrelmeyer is tagged with the concept

Research outputs

Device-Related Thrombus: A Reason for Concern?

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cardiovascular Disease in Women

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Noninvasive Evaluation of Symptomatic Women with Suspected Coronary Artery Disease

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Projects

MyoKardia MYK-461-007

Project: Clinical Trial

IMAG-MyoKardia MYK-461-005

Project: Clinical Trial

HF-INTELLECT 2-HF

Project: Clinical Trial

HF-Novartis CCLR325X2202

Project: Clinical Trial

SH-COAPT CAS

Project: Clinical Trial

Journals

Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal

ISSNs: 1947-6094

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1947-6108

Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, United States

Journal

9

Current opinion in cardiology

ISSNs: 0268-4705

Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Journal

2

Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

ISSNs: 0735-1097

Elsevier

Journal

2

Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography

ISSNs: 0894-7317

Mosby Inc.

Journal

2

The American journal of cardiology

ISSNs: 0002-9149

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1879-1913

Elsevier

Journal

1
has published Research OutputsResearch Output by Karla M. Kurrelmeyer

Research Network

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Shared Pub. Internal Organizations

J.C. Walter Jr. Transplant Center

Organizational unit: Centers of Excellence

3

Center for Cardiovascular Regeneration

Organizational unit: Programs

2

Department of Medicine

Organizational unit: Departments

1

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery

Organizational unit: Departments

1
has Research OutputsResearch Output by Karla M. Kurrelmeyer

Shared Pub. External Organizations

Baylor College of Medicine

External organization: Unknown

7

Houston Methodist Research Institute

External organization: Unknown

7

Veterans Affairs Medical Center

External organization: Unknown

6

Hospital Research Institute

External organization: Unknown

1

UCLA School of Medicine

External organization: Unknown

1
has Research OutputsResearch Output by Karla M. Kurrelmeyer

Shared Pub. Internal co-authors

has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Karla M. Kurrelmeyer

Shared Pub. External co-authors

D. L. Mann

External person

7

Natarajan Sivasubramanian

External person

5

Yukihiro Seta

External person

4

Feng Wang

External person

4

Ziad Dibbs

External person

4
has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Karla M. Kurrelmeyer

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