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Submissions from 2020

A machine learning algorithm to predict acute myocardial infarction over 30 minutes., Joseph J. Gibbs, James McCord, Michele Moyer, Gordon Jacobsen, and Richard M. Nowak

Six-month and One-year Outcomes for Repair in Patients with Functional Mitral Regurgitation from the CLASP Study, Mark Goldschmidt, Sula Mazimba, Paul Grayburn, Antoine Hage, Panagiota Kourkoveli, Jennifer A. Cowger, Lisa Simmons, Gordon Moe, Joseph Mishkin, David Platts, Robert Gordon, Silvia Ajello, Leo Marcoff, and Mustafa Toma

To bleed or to clot: Stroke prevention strategies in patients with atrial fibrillation or flutter after bleeding, Sarah Gorgis, Guneet Ahluwalia, Aeman Hana, Georgi Fram, Mohammed Dabbagh, Dilshan Dhillon, A Murad, Arfaat Khan, William W. O'Neill, Scott Kaatz, and Dee Dee Wang

Percutaneous coronary revascularization is associated with higher exercise capacity after myocardial infarction, Sarah Gorgis, Zachary Demertzis, Kelly Malette, Georgi Fram, Kaitlyn Dobesh, Steven J. Keteyian, Khaldoon Alaswad, Mir B. Basir, and Clinton Brawner

Aggressive acute coronary thrombosis in ulcerative colitis flare., Sarah Gorgis, Dilshan Dhillon, Kajali Mishra, Ashraf Saleh, Mir B. Basir, and Brittany S. Fuller

Dysregulation of H11 Kinase in the Failing Human Left Ventricular Myocardium, Ramesh C. Gupta, Vinita Singh-Gupta, and Hani N. Sabbah

Evaluation of acute myocardial infarction using a change in high-sensitivity cardiac troponin i over 1 hour, Aeman Hana, James McCord, Michael Hudson, Bernard Cook, C Mueller, Joseph B. Miller MD, Michele Moyer, Gray Akoegbe, Gordon Jacobsen, and Richard M. Nowak

Longterm Survival on LVAD Support: Limitations Driven by Development of Device Complications and End-Organ Dysfunction, Imad M. Hariri, Todd Dardas, Manreet Kanwar, Rebecca Cogswell, Igor Gosev, Ezequiel Molina, Susan L. Myers, James K. Kirklin, Palak Shah, Francis D. Pagani, and Jennifer A. Cowger

Ventricular Assist Device Patient Phenotypes: What Attributes Describe Long Term Survival?, Irina K. Hariri, Bashar Hannawi, Gillian Grafton, Hassan Nemeh, Themistokles Chamogeorgakis, David E. Lanfear, Dimitrios Apostolou, Yelena Selektor, Celeste T. Williams, Cristina Tita, Daizo Tanaka, S L. Myers, J K. Kirklin, F D. Pagani, and Jennifer A. Cowger

Clot distribution in pulmonary embolism does not influence right ventricular recovery, Jennifer Hines, M Floyd, Reem Ismail, Phong Le, Gillian Grafton, Bryan A. Kelly, Sara Hegab, and Rana Awdish

Utility of ECG-gated computed tomography angiography for the improved diagnosis of bicuspid aortic valve disease prior to transcatheter aortic valve replacement, Courtnay Hughes, James Lee, Nicholas Coriasso, Yusuf Alalwan, Ahmad Aljamal, Dee Dee Wang, Milan Pantelic, Thomas Song, Marvin Eng, Tiberio Frisoli, Pedro Villablanca, Janet Wyman, William O'Neill, and Elsheikh Abdelrahim

A Novel Risk Score Predicts Early Right Ventricular Failure after Lvad: A Derivation-validation Multicenter Study, Naila Ijaz, Christos P. Kyriakopoulos, Zachary Demertzis, Adithya Peruri, Tyler J. Richins, Liz Dranow, Daniel Tang, Hassan Nemeh, Josef Stehlik, Antigone G. Koliopoulou, Craig H. Selzman, Rami Alharethi, Jennifer A. Cowger, Palak Shah, and Stavros G. Drakos

Escalation of temporary mechanical circulatory support in the setting of deteriorating cardiogenic shock, Iyad Isseh, Carina Dagher, Shivani Sharma, Mir B. Basir, and Sachin Parikh

Escalating Temporary Mechanical Circulatory Support In Worsening Cardiogenic Shock: Feasibility In Advanced Heart Failure Therapy Candidates, Iyad N. Isseh, Sarah Gorgis, Carina Dagher, Shivani Sharma, Mir B. Basir, and Sachin Parikh

TCT CONNECT-230 The Impact of Laser Use on the Outcomes of Balloon Uncrossable and Balloon Undilatable Chronic Total Occlusion Percutaneous Coronary Intervention, Judit Karacsonyi, Khaldoon Alaswad, James Choi, Jaikirshan Khatri, Farouc A. Jaffer, Paul Poomipanit, Farshad Forouzandeh, Michalis Koutouzis, Ioannis Tsiafoutis, Mitul Patel, Ehtisham Mahmud, Oleg Krestyaninov, Brian Jefferson, Taral Patel, Alpesh Shah, Raj Chandwaney, Jason Wollmuth, Abdul Sheikh, Robert Yeh, Hector Tamez, Wissam Jaber, Habib Samady, Bilal Malik, Srinivasa Potluri, Barry Uretsky, Anthony Doing, Philip Dattilo, Basem Elbarouni, Michael Love, Evangelia Vemmou, Ilias Nikolakopoulos, Iosif Xenogiannis, Bavana Rangan, Santiago Garcia, Imre Ungi, Ahmed El Guindy, Omer Goktekin, Nidal Abi Rafeh, and Emmanouil Brilakis

TCT CONNECT-229 Predicting Technical Success of Chronic Total Occlusion Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Comparison of 3 Scores, Judit Karacsonyi, Larissa Stanberry, Khaldoon Alaswad, Oleg Krestyaninov, James Choi, Bavana Rangan, Ilias Nikolakopoulos, Evangelia Vemmou, Imre Ungi, and Emmanouil Brilakis

TCT CONNECT-181 A Propensity Matched Analysis of Impella Use From a Large-Scale Claims Data: Influence of Analytic Methodology on Clinical Outcomes, Alexandra Lansky, Cindy Grines, Jeffrey Moses, William O'Neill, Mercedes Ekono, and David Gregory

TCT CONNECT-27 Impact of Prior Coronary Artery Bypass in Elderly Patients Presenting With Acute Myocardial Infarction, Alejandro Lemor, Gabriel Hernandez, Sati Patel, Mir B. Basir, Pedro Villablanca, Khaldoon Alaswad, and William O'Neill

Biomarker Guided Therapy For Heart Failure With Mid-Range EF, Alexander T. Michaels, Edward L. Peterson, Jasmine Luzum, Hongsheng Gui, Yigal Pinto, Hani N. Sabbah, Keoki L. Williams, James Snider, and David E. Lanfear

Gender Differences in Early Mortality after LVAD: An IMACS Analysis., A Nayak, Y Hu, Y Ko, A Mehta, C Liu, R Xie, Jennifer A. Cowger, J K. Kirklin, R L. Kormos, M A. Simon, and A A. Morris

Follow-up outcomes after chronic total occlusion percutaneous coronary intervention according to target vessel: Insights from the PROGRESS-CTO Registry, I Nikolakopoulos, Khaldoon Alaswad, D Karmpaliotis, O Krestyaninov, D Khelimskii, J Khatri, A Doing, P Dattilo, A M. Sheikh, C Toma, T Patel, B Jefferson, F A. Jaffer, R H. Chandwaney, H Samady, W Jaber, A R. Shah, E Vemmou, I Xenogiannis, B V. Rangan, S Garcia, S Abdullah, S Banerjee, M N. Burke, and E S. Brilakis

In-hospital and follow-up outcomes after chronic total occlusion percutaneous coronary intervention according to left ventricular ejection fraction: Insights from the PROGRESS-CTO Registry, I Nikolakopoulos, O Krestyaninov, D Khelimskii, J Khatri, Khaldoon Alaswad, A Doing, P Dattilo, A M. Sheikh, R W. Yeh, T Patel, B Jefferson, F A. Jaffer, B F. Uretsky, M Love, B Elbarouni, M Koutouzis, I Tsiafoutis, J W. Choi, E Vemmou, I Xenogiannis, B V. Rangan, S Garcia, S Abdullah, S Banerjee, M N. Burke, and E S. Brilakis

TCT CONNECT-236 Percutaneous Coronary Intervention of Chronic Total Occlusions Involving a Bifurcation: Insights From the PROGRESS-CTO Registry, Ilias Nikolakopoulos, Khaldoon Alaswad, James Choi, Jaikirshan Khatri, Robert Yeh, Oleg Krestyaninov, Dmitrii Khelimskii, Farouc Amin Jaffer, Nidal Abi Rafeh, Ahmed ElGuindy, Omer Goktekin, Dimitrios Karmpaliotis, Paul Poomipanit, Evangelia Vemmou, Judit Karacsonyi, Bavana Rangan, Santiago Garcia, Subhash Banerjee, M. Nicholas Burke, and Emmanouil Brilakis

Inter-hospital transfers in acute myocardial infarction and cardiogenic shock, Paul Nona, Dilshan Dhillon, Sagger Mawri, Jennifer A. Cowger, Khaldoon Alaswad, Akshay Khandelwal, William O'Neill, and Mir B. Basir

High sensitivity troponin values rapidly rule-out myocardial infarction and allow for ed discharge in a higher risk patient population compared to contemporary practice, Richard M. Nowak, R H. Christenson, Gordon Jacobsen, F Apple, James McCord, A Limkakeng, A Singer, W F. Peacock, and C R. DeFilippi

Patients with low high-sensitivity troponin i values have similar outcomes whether discharged or hospitalized, Richard M. Nowak, F Peacock, R Christenson, A Limkakeng, Gordon Jacobsen, James McCord, F S. Apple, A J. Singer, and C DeFilippi

Outcomes of impella use as prophylactic versus bailout strategy in patients undergoing non-emergent percutaneous coronary intervention, William O'Neill, J W. Moses, and J J. Popma

Survival and Predictors of Mortality in Patients Undergoing RVAD Explant in IMACS., A Patel, Gillian Grafton, Cristina Tita, Bashar Hannawi, Yelena Selektor, Themistokles Chamogeorgakis, Dimitrios Apostolou, David E. Lanfear, Celeste T. Williams, Hassan W. Nemeh, and Jennifer A. Cowger

Prediction Of Contrast Enhancement In Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) CT Through A Numerical Modeling Approach, Zhihua Qi, Dee Dee Wang, James Lee, Thomas Song, Milan Pantelic, Thomas Keimig, Jeffrey Nadig, Nicholas Reeser, Donald A. Zemke, Nicholas D. Seger, and Nicholas Bevins

Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients with Heart Failure Admitted with Covid-19 in a Cohort Study from Southeast Michigan, Mohamed Raad, Sarah Gorgis, Mohammed Dabbagh, Sachin Parikh, and Jennifer A. Cowger

Socioeconomic Status and Clinical Stage of Patients Presenting for Treatment of Varicose Veins, Ali Rteil, Judith Lin, Mitchell R. Weaver, Syed Ahsan, Alice Lee, and Loay S. Kabbani

Marked deterioration of mitochondrial function in failing cardiomyocytes exposed to hypoxic conditions, Hani N. Sabbah, Ramesh C. Gupta, and Vinita Singh-Gupta

Beta-3 adrenergic receptors are upregulated in left ventricular myocardium of dogs with chronic heart failure, Hani N. Sabbah, Ramesh C. Gupta, Vinita Singh-Gupta, Kefei Zhang, and Jiang Xu

TCT CONNECT-184 Impact of Sex and Timing of Impella Support in Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction Complicated by Cardiogenic Shock, Tayyab Shah, Josephine Chou, Cindy Grines, Alaide Chieffo, Lavanya Bellumkonda, Lissa Sugeng, Ioana Ghiu, Jeffrey Moses, William O'Neill, and Alexandra Lansky

TCT CONNECT-172 Clinical Features and Outcomes of Acute Myocardial Infarction and Cardiogenic Shock Patients Treated With Impella: Early Compared With Recent Experience, Hemindermeet Singh, Rajendra Mehta, William O'Neill, Thomas Lalonde, Ioana Ghiu, Yen Chen-Hsing, Karey Dutcheshen, Theodore Schreiber, and Howard Rosman

Impact of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease on Outcomes After Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair, K Sitammagari, B R. Dhanireddy, D Kondamareddy, K Gangani, V Dontaraju, J Ninan, and Pedro Villablanca

Impact of Peripheral Vascular Disease After Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair: Insights From the National Inpatient Sample, K Sitammagari, B R. Dhanireddy, D Kondamareddy, K Gangani, V Dontaraju, J Ninan, and Pedro Villablanca

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Impacts In-Hospital Outcomes After Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair: Insights From the National Inpatient Sample, K Sitammagari, D Kondamareddy, B R. Dhanireddy, V Dontaraju, R Desai, J K. Ninan, and Pedro Villablanca

TCT CONNECT-5 Six-Month and One-Year Outcomes for Transcatheter Repair in Patients With Mitral Regurgitation From the CLASP Study, Robert Smith, Molly Szerlip, Scott Lim, Raj Makkar, Saibal Kar, Robert Kipperman, Konstantinos Spargias, William O'Neill, Martin Ng, Neil Fam, Michael Rinaldi, Owen Raffel, Darren Walters, Justin Levisay, Matteo Montorfano, Azeem Latib, Gideon Cohen, Ulrich Schäfer, Leo Marcoff, and John Webb

Procedural and mid-term outcomes of coronary protection: Insight from a single-center retrospective analysis, Chak-Yu So, Guson Kang, Pedro Villablanca, James Lee, Tiberio Frisoli, Janet Wyman, Dee Dee Wang, William O'Neill, and Marvin Eng

Machine learning-based in-hospital mortality prediction for transcatheter mitral valve repair in The United States, D F.H. Suarez, G Kim, Pedro Villablanca, J M. Wiley, and A Roche-Lima

Novel echocardiographic assessment of right ventricular function utilizing dynamic base to apex fractional shortening, Benjamin Swanson, Kristen Brooks, F Bajwa, Raef Fadel, and Sachin Parikh

Accuracy of agitated saline contrast echocardiography for assessment of intracardiac shunting in preoperative liver transplant patients, Benjamin Swanson, Reena Salgia, Jaber El-Bashir, and Sachin Parikh

More Frequent Hospitalizations and Worse Quality of Life with Late Right Heart Failure Compared to Early Right Heart Failure after Left Ventricular Assist as Destination Therapy., J Teuteberg, W Hiesinger, Jennifer A. Cowger, J Rich, S S. Najjar, M Jacoski, D Markham, and J Rogers

Radiation dose during CTO-PCI: Insights from the PROGRESS-CTO registry, E Vemmou, Khaldoon Alaswad, D Karmpaliotis, J Khatri, A Doing, P Dattilo, B F. Uretsky, B Elbarouni, M Love, A M. Sheikh, W Jaber, H Samady, B Jefferson, T N. Patel, M P. Patel, E Mahmud, R W. Yeh, H Tamez, F A. Jaffer, A El Guindy, J W. Choi, N A. Rafeh, A Maallouf, F A. Jaoudeh, I Xenogiannis, I Nikolakopoulos, B V. Rangan, M A. Omer, M S. Megaly, F Gkargkoulas, J W. Moses, N J. Lembo, A J. Kirtane, M A. Parikh, Z A. Ali, C Toma, O Krestyaninov, D Khelimskii, S Banerjee, S Abdullah, S Garcia, M N. Burke, and E S. Brilakis

Contrast utilization patterns during CTO-PCI: Insights from the PROGRESS-CTO registry, E Vemmou, Khaldoon Alaswad, D Karmpaliotis, O Krestyaninov, D Khelimskii, J W. Choi, J Khatri, F A. Jaffer, M P. Patel, E Mahmud, A Doing, P Dattilo, M Koutouzis, I Tsiafoutis, B F. Uretsky, C Toma, B Elbarouni, M Love, W Jaber, H Samady, B Jefferson, T N. Patel, A M. Sheikh, R W. Yeh, H Tamez, A ElGuindy, N A. Rafeh, A Maallouf, F A. Jaoudeh, I Xenogiannis, I Nikolakopoulos, B V. Rangan, M A. Omer, M S. Megaly, F Gkargkoulas, J W. Moses, N J. Lembo, A J. Kirtane, M A. Parikh, Z A. Ali, S Banerjee, S Abdullah, S Garcia, M N. Burke, and E S. Brilakis

TCT CONNECT-228 In-hospital Outcomes of CTO PCI in Octogenarians and Nonagenarians: Insights From the PROGRESS-CTO Registry, Evangelia Vemmou, Khaldoon Alaswad, Mitul Patel, Ehtisham Mahmud, James Choi, Farouc Amin Jaffer, Anthony Doing, Dimitri Karmpaliotis, Oleg Krestyaninov, Dmitrii Khelimskii, Ilias Nikolakopoulos, Judit Karacsonyi, Iosif Xenogiannis, Santiago Garcia, M. Nicholas Burke, Nidal Abi Rafeh, Ahmed ElGuindy, Omer Goktekin, Abir Abdo, Bavana Rangan, and Emmanouil Brilakis

TCT CONNECT-240 CTO PCI for In-Stent Restenosis: Insights From a Pooled Analysis of Four Multicenter Registries, Evangelia Vemmou, Alexandre Quadros, Joseph Dens, Pierfrancesco Agostoni, Khaldoon Alaswad, Karlyse Belli, Mauro Carlino, Dimitri Karmpaliotis, Dmitrii Khelimskii, Paul Knaapen, and Oleg Krestyaninov

Defining The Incidence And Patient Profile Of Incidental Coronary Artery Calcification On Non-cardiac Computed Tomography: An Opportunity To Identify Subclinical Coronary Atherosclerosis, R Vishwanath, J Iordanou, V Singh, Sarah Gorgis, Hayk Papukhyan, Aeman Hana, and Karthikeyan Ananthasubramaniam

Elevated Central Venous Pressure As A Trigger For Right Heart Failure Evaluation In Patients Receiving Left-sided Mechanical Support For Cardiogenic Shock, Evan H. Whitehead, Katherine Thayer, Daniel Burkhoff, Nir Uriel, E. Magnus Ohman, William O'Neill, and Navin K. Kapur

A randomized, crossover study to evaluate the effects of pevonedistat on the QTC interval in patients with advanced malignancies, X Zhou, D Richardson, A Dowlati, S Goel, S Sahebjam, J Strauss, S Chawla, Dee Dee Wang, V Samnotra, D V. Faller, K Venkatakrishnan, and N Gupta

Submissions from 2019

Surgeon Readiness for Entry into Practice: A Survey of Abdominal Transplant Surgeons in the United States, Marwan S. Abouljoud, R Hirose, Shunji Nagai, C Gordon, and D Farmer

Transcaval access for the emergency delivery of mechanical circulatory support in cardiogenic shock, Majed Afana, Mahmoud Altawil, Mir B. Basir, Mohammad Alqarqaz, Khaldoon Alaswad, Marvin H Eng, William W O'Neill, Robert Lederman, and Adam B. Greenbaum

TRENDS AND OUTCOMES DURING EARLY ROLLOUT PHASE OF NON-PRIMARY PCI AT CENTERS WITHOUT SURGERY ON-SITE: THE MICHIGAN EXPERIENCE, Majed Afana, Gerald C Koenig, M Seth, K Frazier, S Fielding, A Jensen, and H Gurm

Comparative Safety and Effectiveness of Orbital and Rotational Atherectomy in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Insights From the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Cardiovascular Consortium (BMC2), D Aggarwal, M Seth, E Perdoncin, T Schreiber, A Kaki, Khaldoon Alaswad, D Menees, D Sukul, and H Gurm

Predictors of Major Adverse Cardiac Events in Asymptomatic Low Gradient Aortic Stenosis with Preserved Ejection, Waleed Al-Darzi, D Kupsky, Abigail L. Entz, Tamara Roumayah, Crystal Seudeal, Charlotte Burmeister, and Karthikeyan Ananthasubramaniam

Trans-Caval Impella 5.0: A Bridge to Recovery in Peripartum Cardiomyopathy, Waleed Al-Darzi, Alexander Michaels, William W. O'Neill, and Celeste Williams

Outcomes of Simultaneous Pancreas/Kidney Transplantation in BMI Extremes, Abbas Al-Kurd, M Safwan, Dean Kim, Marwan Abouljoud, and Shunji Nagai

Transradial versus transfemoral approach for percutaneous coronary intervention of chronic total occlusions: A meta-analysis and meta-regression, Hussayn Alrayes, Pedro A. Villablanca, Georgi Fram, Tomo Ando, Alejandro Lemor, Tarun Jain, P Michel, Mir B. Basir, and Khaldoon Alaswad

CARDIORESPIRATORY FITNESS AND INCIDENT STROKE TYPES: THE FIT (HENRY FORD EXERCISE TESTING) PROJECT, M S. Al Rifai, A Ahmed, M Blaha, F Almasoudi, S Sakr, W Qureshi, Clinton Brawner, Jonathan K. Ehrman, Steven J. Keteyian, and Mouaz H Al-Mallah

A dose-finding study followed by a phase II randomized placebo-controlled trial of chemoradiotherapy (CRT) with or without veliparib in stage III non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), A Argiris, J Miao, M C. Cristea, A M. Chen, J Sands, R H. Decker, S N. Gettinger, M E. Daly, B A. Faller, K S. Albain, R H. Yanagihara, L L. Garland, L A. Byers, Dee Dee Wang, M Koczywas, M W. Redman, K Kelly, and D R. Gandara

Impact of Social Determinants on Outcomes in Patients with Left Ventricular Assist Devices, Lindsey Aurora, Guneet Ahluwalia, Michael C. Mahan, and Celeste Williams

A Case of Sarcoidosis Presenting as Refractory Arrhythmias: Quieting the Storm, Lindsey Aurora and Celeste Williams

Predictors of 90-Days Readmissions for New Onset Heart Failure after Acute Coronary Syndrome, V Blumer, Alejandro Lemor, V Kittipibul, J Maning, S Chaparro, E Joyce, Jennifer A. Cowger, J Lindenfeld, and G A. Hernandez

Early computed tomographic evaluation for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest survivors: The CT-FIRST trial, K R. Branch, M O. Gatewood, P Kudenchuk, James C. Lee, J Strote, B J. Petek, I De Boer, D Carlbom, W P. Shuman, C R. Counts, M R. Sayre, and M Gunn

Hemodynamics of High-Risk Percutaneous Coronary Intervention With and Without Mechanical Circulatory Support: A Pilot Study With Pressure Volume Loop Analysis, M Brener, H Rosenblum, Mir Babar Basir, A Masoumi, A J. Kirtane, William O'Neill, D Karmpaliotis, D Burkhoff, and Mohammad Alqarqaz

QOLVAD Detects Changes in Emotional, Social, Cognitive and Physical Wellbeing after Continuous-Flow LVAD Implant, Jennifer A Cowger, C S. Lee, P Eckman, R Garberich, C Weaver, S Joseph, S Hall, S Carrie, S Chaudhry, S E. Schroeder, R O. Hoffman, D Feldman, G Conway, E Y. Birati, M Soni, J Marble, K M. Faulkner, and K E. Sandau

VENTRICULAR ARRHYTHMIA: AN UNCOMMON INITIAL PRESENTATION OF SARCOIDOSIS, Mohammed Dabbagh, Sarah Gorgis, Sagger Mawri, Gayathri Iyer, Gurjit Singh, and Michael Hudson

Acute Heart Failure Exacerbation and Influenza Infection, Nicholas J. Daering, Lindsey Aurora, Lucas G. Maahs, Zachery Bauer, Ahmed Dakka, and Leika Raychouni

A Redesign of the Biopsy Scheduling Process: Improving Care through Standardization, Erika Demars and Celeste Williams

Statin-Induced Rhabdomyolysis Complicated by Acute Renal Failure Leading to Dialysis, Dilshan Dhillon, Paul Nona, Sunjay Modi, and Zarina Alam

Outcomes of non-ischemic patients in cardiogenic shock, Anh P. Do, Courtnay Hughes, K Curran, Robert Solomon, and Celeste Williams

An Atypical Presentation Of Atypical Pneumonia: Legionella Causing Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Abigail L. Entz, Sarah Gorgis, and Junior Uduman

Application of 3D CT image guidance to paravalvular leak repairs, Georgi Fram, Hussayn Alrayes, Thomas Song, Milan Pantelic, Jeffrey Nadig, Nick Reeser, Thomas Keimig, James Lee, Tiberio M Frisoli, Marvin H Eng, and William W O'Neill

Remote ischemic preconditioning for renal protection in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve interventions, Brittany S Fuller, William W O'Neill, Trevor J. Szymanski, Jayakar Guruswamy, and Ashley Taylor

Comparative Safety and Efficacy of Second-Generation P2Y12 Inhibitors Versus Clopidogrel in Combination With Oral Anticoagulation in Atrial Fibrillation Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, S Giancaterino, F Lupercio, Pedro Villablanca, F Han, K Hoffmayer, G Ho, F Raissi, D Krummen, U Birgersdotter-Green, G Feld, R Reeves, E Mahmud, and J Hsu

RISK STRATIFICATION OF CHEST PAIN IN THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT: INCORPORATING A HIGH-SENSITIVITY TROPONIN ASSAY INTO EXISTING RISK TOOLS, Joseph J Gibbs, W F Peacock, S Mahler, Richard M. Nowak, C DeFilippi, R Christenson, F Apple, Gordon Jacobsen, and James McCord

Infection Predictors and Outcomes in Subcutaneous Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator Patients, M R. Gold, J D. Aasbo, R Weiss, M C. Burke, M J. Gleva, B P. Knight, M A. Miller, and Claudio Schuger

RECURRENT SUPRAVENTRICULAR ARRHYTHMIA: WHEN ABLATION IS NOT THE ANSWER – A PERPLEXING CASE OF PHENOCHROMOCYTOMA, Sarah Gorgis, Mohammed Dabbagh, Sagger Mawri, Gray Akoegbe, Shaheen Alanee, Khaldoon Alaswad, Ali A Dabaja, and Bobak T Rabbani

Plasma proteomic profile predicts survival in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction, Hongsheng Gui, Ruicong She, Jia Li, Hani N. Sabbah, Keoki L. Williams, and David E. Lanfear

Reduced HtrA2 protein levels in mitochondria but elevated levels in cytosol of left ventricular myocardium of dogs with chronic heart failure, Ramesh C. Gupta, Vinita Singh-Gupta, and Hani Sabbah

MULTIDRUG RESISTANCE PROTEIN 5 (MRP5), A CGMP EFFLUX TRANSPORTER IS UPREGULATED IN LEFT VENTRICULAR MYOCARDIUM OF DOGS WITH CHRONIC HEART FAILURE, Ramesh C Gupta, Vinita Singh-Gupta, and Hani N Sabbah

UPREGULATION OF CD38 AND DOWNREGULATION OF NAD IN MITOCHONDRIA OF LEFT VENTRICULAR MYOCARDIUM OF DOGS WITH HEART FAILURE: A CELLULAR ENERGY-LIMITING MALADAPTATION, Ramesh C Gupta, Vinita Singh-Gupta, and Hani N Sabbah

Readmission Rates and Outcomes at 90 Days in Patients with Perioperative Use of Temporary Circulatory Support at the Time of Heart Transplantation, G A. Hernandez, Alejandro Lemor, V Blumer, S Chaparro, S Zalawadiya, Jennifer A Cowger, and J Lindenfeld

In Hospital Outcomes in Adult Congenital Heart Disease Patients with Fontan Undergoing Heart Transplantation - A Decade Nationwide Analysis from 2004 until 2014, G A. Hernandez, Alejandro Lemor, D Clark, V Blumer, R Fowler, E Sandhaus, A Weingarten, B Frischhertz, K Schlendorf, S Zalawadiya, J Lindenfeld, and J Menachem

Longitudinal Impact of Temporary Mechanical Circulatory Support on Durable Left Ventricular Assist Device Outcomes: An IMACS Registry Analysis., J A. Hernandez-Montfort, V K. Ton, R Xie, A Fisher, B Meyns, T Nakatani, I Netuka, S Pettit, S Shaw, M Yanase, J K. Kirklin, A Rowe, D J. Goldstein, and Jennifer A Cowger

Younger Patients Have Poorer Social Functioning Than Older Patients after LVAD Placement., R O. Hoffman, K E. Sandau, C S. Lee, S P. Jaganathan, P Mudigonda, P Eckman, R Gaberich, C Weaver, S Joseph, S Hall, S Carey, Jennifer A Cowger, S Chaudry, S E. Schroeder, G Conway, E Y. Barati, M Soni, J Marble, K M. Faulkner, and D S. Feldman

LVAD Strategy Reflects Emotional Functioning after Implant., S P. Jaganathan, K E. Sandau, C S. Lee, R P. Hoffman, P Mudigonda, P Eckman, K M. Storey, C E. Weaver, S Joseph, S Hall, S Carey, Jennifer A Cowger, S P. Chaudhry, S E. Schroeder, G Conway, E Y. Birati, M Soni, M Judith, K M. Faulkner, and D S. Feldman

Impact of early mechanical support in patients with acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock with culprit left main coronary artery disease: Insights from national cardiogenic shock initiative, Tarun Jain, Alejandro Lemor, Mir B. Basir, N K. Kapur, T L. Schreiber, A Kaki, K Patel, C E. Wilkins, S R. Senter, Y Akhtar, D M. Lasorda, M Foster, B C. Kolski, B N. Tehrani, T A. Lalonde, M Green, J J. Finley, T J. Larkin, A G. Dupont, B O'Neill, D McAllister, S Martin, S P. Marso, I Hanson, N Blank, Tyrell Johnson, Michael Hacala, and William W. O'Neill

Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for cardiogenic shock in the United States-association between hospital volume and outcomes, Tarun Jain, Alejandro Lemor, Pedro A. Villablanca, Mir B. Basir, Khaldoon Alaswad, and William W. O'Neill

Impact of Gender on Clinical Outcomes of Septal Myectomy Versus Alcohol Septal Ablation for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in the United States, Tarun Jain, Alejandro Lemor, Pedro Villablanca, Dee Dee Wang, M Guerrero, I Palacios, Tiberio M. Frisoli, Marvin H. Eng, and William O'Neill

Finding the Unknown: Decrease in Left Atrial Appendage Velocity as a Surrogate Marker of Successful MitraClip Implantation in Patients With and Without Atrial Fibrillation, Tarun Jain, Dee Dee Wang, Sarah Gorgis, Alejandro Lemor, Pedro A Villablanca, Michael Isley, J Lee, Bryan Zweig, Sachin Parikh, Tiberio M. Frisoli, Marvin H Eng, Hassan Nemeh, and William W O'Neill

Impact of Gender and Ischemic Time in Anterior STEMIs With Left Ventricular Unloading and Delayed Reperfusion: A Substudy From the STEMI-DTU Safety and Feasibility Trial, N Kapur and William O'Neill

The impact of epicardial collateral use on the outcomes of retrograde chronic total occlusion percutaneous coronary intervention, J Karacsonyi, D Karmpaliotis, Khaldoon Alaswad, F A. Jaffer, R W. Yeh, J R. Martinez-Parachini, P Tajti, D E. Kandzari, O Krestyaninov, W Jaber, J Choi, B V. Rangan, I Ungi, S Banerjee, and E S. Brilakis

1-Year Outcomes From the Multicenter, Prospective Study With the Novel PASCAL Transcatheter Valve Repair System for Patients With Mitral Regurgitation in the CLASP Study, S Kar, M Ng, S Lim, D Walters, J Webb, N Fam, M Rinaldi, R Kipperman, A Latib, G Cohen, R Smith, K Spargias, William O'Neill, U Schäfer, and T Feldman

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