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In 1996, Dr. Nagueh joined the Section of Cardiology in the Department of Medicine at the Baylor College of Medicine as an Assistant Professor. He was promoted in 2001 to an Associate Professor, and became the T.L.L Temple/William H. Spencer, MD Chair in Clinical Cardiology there in 2004. Dr. Nagueh assumed his positions at Houston Methodist in 2005.

Research interests

Dr. Nagueh´s research career has been in the field of echocardiography. He has authored or co-authored over 100 manuscripts in peer reviewed journals and four book chapters. His research interest has been in the evaluation of diastolic function with tissue Doppler and its application in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, particularly in patients undergoing alcohol septal ablation.

Education/Academic qualification

MD, University of Cairo

… → May 31 1986

Award Date: May 31 1986

Clinical Fellowship

Residency, Baylor College of Medicine

Research Area Keywords

  • Heart & Vascular
  • Imaging & Radiology

Free-text keywords

  • Echocardiography
  • Diastolic function
  • Doppler
  • Alcohol septal ablation

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Research Output

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • 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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Case-Based Imaging Curriculum

    Nagueh, S. & Chandrashekhar, Y., Jan 1 2020, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. 13, 1, p. 343-344 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    Comparison of Echocardiographic Assessment of Tricuspid Regurgitation Against Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

    Zhan, Y., Senapati, A., Vejpongsa, P., Xu, J., Shah, D. J. & Nagueh, S., Jul 1 2020, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. 13, 7, p. 1461-1471 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Diagnostic Algorithms for Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction

    Nagueh, S., Jan 1 2020, In : JACC: Heart Failure.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial