Sripal Bangalore

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of multivessel coronary artery revascularization versus culprit-only revascularization in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction and multivessel disease
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:1300-10. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Lipid lowering in patients with treatment-resistant hypertension: an analysis from the Treating to New Targets (TNT) trial
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Eur Heart J 35:1801-8. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Heparin Monotherapy or Bivalirudin During Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients With Non-ST-Segment-Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes or Stable Ischemic Heart Disease: Results From the Evaluation of Drug-Eluting Stents and Ischemic Events Regist
    Sripal Bangalore
    From the Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, New York University School of Medicine S B Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC M J P Department of Cardiology, The Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center, Houston, TX N S K and Department of Cardiology, Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine D J C
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 7:365-73. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Trend in the use of drug eluting stents in the United States: Insight from over 8.1million coronary interventions
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, United States Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 175:108-19. 2014
  5. pmc Bare metal stents, durable polymer drug eluting stents, and biodegradable polymer drug eluting stents for coronary artery disease: mixed treatment comparison meta-analysis
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, The Leon H Charney Division of Cardiology, New York, NY 10016, USA
    BMJ 347:f6625. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence, predictors, and outcomes in treatment-resistant hypertension in patients with coronary disease
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:71-81.e1. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Gun ownership and firearm-related deaths
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Electronic address
    Am J Med 126:873-6. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Outcomes with various drug-eluting or bare metal stents in patients with ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction: a mixed treatment comparison analysis of trial level data from 34 068 patient-years of follow-up from randomized trials
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 6:378-90. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Prognostic implications of procedural vs spontaneous myocardial infarction: results from the Evaluation of Drug Eluting Stents and Ischemic Events (EVENT) registry
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Electronic address
    Am Heart J 166:1027-34. 2013
  10. doi request reprint When conventional heart failure therapy is not enough: angiotensin receptor blocker, direct renin inhibitor, or aldosterone antagonist?
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 19:107-15. 2013

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Publications85

  1. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of multivessel coronary artery revascularization versus culprit-only revascularization in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction and multivessel disease
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:1300-10. 2011
    ..These findings support the need for a large-scale randomized trial to evaluate revascularization strategies in patients with STEMI and MVD...
  2. ncbi request reprint Lipid lowering in patients with treatment-resistant hypertension: an analysis from the Treating to New Targets (TNT) trial
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Eur Heart J 35:1801-8. 2014
    ..However, whether or not intensive lipid lowering is beneficial for reducing the risk of cardiovascular events in this high-risk cohort is not known...
  3. ncbi request reprint Heparin Monotherapy or Bivalirudin During Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients With Non-ST-Segment-Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes or Stable Ischemic Heart Disease: Results From the Evaluation of Drug-Eluting Stents and Ischemic Events Regist
    Sripal Bangalore
    From the Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, New York University School of Medicine S B Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC M J P Department of Cardiology, The Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center, Houston, TX N S K and Department of Cardiology, Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine D J C
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 7:365-73. 2014
    ..The use of bivalirudin versus unfractionated heparin monotherapy in patients without ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction is not well defined...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trend in the use of drug eluting stents in the United States: Insight from over 8.1million coronary interventions
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, United States Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 175:108-19. 2014
    ..Drug eluting stents (DES) reduce the risk of restenosis but are associated with increase in the risk of very late stent thrombosis, especially when antiplatelet therapy is held. The trend in DES use across the US is not fully defined...
  5. pmc Bare metal stents, durable polymer drug eluting stents, and biodegradable polymer drug eluting stents for coronary artery disease: mixed treatment comparison meta-analysis
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, The Leon H Charney Division of Cardiology, New York, NY 10016, USA
    BMJ 347:f6625. 2013
    ..To compare the efficacy and safety of biodegradable polymer drug eluting stents with those of bare metal stents and durable polymer drug eluting stents...
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence, predictors, and outcomes in treatment-resistant hypertension in patients with coronary disease
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:71-81.e1. 2014
    ..Increasingly, apparent treatment-resistant hypertension has been recognized. However, much of the prevalence, predictors, and outcomes are largely unknown, especially in patients with coronary artery disease...
  7. doi request reprint Gun ownership and firearm-related deaths
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Electronic address
    Am J Med 126:873-6. 2013
    ..However, systematic data on this issue among various countries remain scant. Our objective was to assess whether the popular notion "guns make a nation safer" has any merits...
  8. doi request reprint Outcomes with various drug-eluting or bare metal stents in patients with ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction: a mixed treatment comparison analysis of trial level data from 34 068 patient-years of follow-up from randomized trials
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 6:378-90. 2013
    ..Consequently, DES implantation has a class IIa indication in the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association and the European Society of Cardiology STEMI guidelines...
  9. doi request reprint Prognostic implications of procedural vs spontaneous myocardial infarction: results from the Evaluation of Drug Eluting Stents and Ischemic Events (EVENT) registry
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Electronic address
    Am Heart J 166:1027-34. 2013
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the prognostic impact of procedural vs spontaneous MI in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  10. doi request reprint When conventional heart failure therapy is not enough: angiotensin receptor blocker, direct renin inhibitor, or aldosterone antagonist?
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 19:107-15. 2013
    ..In patients with heart failure and reduced systolic function on conventional heart failure medications, the risk benefit ratio favors the addition of aldosterone antagonists over ARBs or DRIs...
  11. doi request reprint Blood pressure targets in patients with coronary artery disease: observations from traditional and Bayesian random effects meta-analysis of randomised trials
    Sripal Bangalore
    Division of Cardiology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Heart 99:601-13. 2013
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  12. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous coronary intervention versus optimal medical therapy for prevention of spontaneous myocardial infarction in subjects with stable ischemic heart disease
    Sripal Bangalore
    Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, New York University School of Medicine, Leon H Charney Division of Cardiology, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Circulation 127:769-81. 2013
    ..Contemporary studies have shown that spontaneous but not procedural myocardial infarction (MI) is related to subsequent mortality. Whether percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) reduces spontaneous (nonprocedural) MI is unknown...
  13. pmc Outcomes with various drug eluting or bare metal stents in patients with diabetes mellitus: mixed treatment comparison analysis of 22,844 patient years of follow-up from randomised trials
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, US
    BMJ 345:e5170. 2012
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of currently used drug eluting stents compared with each other and compared with bare metal stents in patients with diabetes...
  14. doi request reprint β-Blocker use and clinical outcomes in stable outpatients with and without coronary artery disease
    Sripal Bangalore
    Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Ave, New York, NY 10016, USA
    JAMA 308:1340-9. 2012
    ..However, the benefit of β-blocker use in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) but no history of MI, those with a remote history of MI, and those with only risk factors for CAD is unclear...
  15. doi request reprint Short- and long-term outcomes with drug-eluting and bare-metal coronary stents: a mixed-treatment comparison analysis of 117 762 patient-years of follow-up from randomized trials
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, The Leon H Charney Division of Cardiology, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Circulation 125:2873-91. 2012
    ..Drug-eluting stents (DES) have been in clinical use for nearly a decade; however, the relative short- and long-term efficacy and safety of DES compared with bare-metal stents (BMS) and among the DES types are less well defined...
  16. doi request reprint Bleeding risk comparing targeted low-dose heparin with bivalirudin in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: results from a propensity score-matched analysis of the Evaluation of Drug-Eluting Stents and Ischemic Events (EVENT) registry
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, 530 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 4:463-73. 2011
    ..However, it is not known if this benefit is also present when UFH doses are more tightly controlled (as measured by activated clotting time, ACT)...
  17. doi request reprint Improving treatment adherence to antihypertensive therapy: the role of single-pill combinations
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, The Leon H Charney Division of Cardiology, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, NY 10016, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 13:345-55. 2012
    ..Studies have consistently shown that polypharmacy and complex treatment regimens have a detrimental effect on treatment compliance, adherence and persistence (herein referred to as treatment adherence)...
  18. pmc Angiotensin receptor blockers and risk of myocardial infarction: meta-analyses and trial sequential analyses of 147 020 patients from randomised trials
    Sripal Bangalore
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, New York University School of Medicine, Leon H Charney Division of Cardiology, NY 10016, USA
    BMJ 342:d2234. 2011
    ..To evaluate the cardiovascular outcomes and other outcomes associated with angiotensin receptor blockers...
  19. doi request reprint Blood pressure targets in subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus/impaired fasting glucose: observations from traditional and bayesian random-effects meta-analyses of randomized trials
    Sripal Bangalore
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, New York University School of Medicine, Leon H Charney Division of Cardiology, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Circulation 123:2799-810, 9 p following 810. 2011
    ..The optimal BP target in subjects with diabetes mellitus or those with impaired fasting glucose/glucose tolerance is therefore not well defined...
  20. pmc Temporal trends in clinical characteristics of patients without known cardiovascular disease with a first episode of myocardial infarction
    Binita Shah
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Electronic address
    Am Heart J 167:480-488.e1. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the change in risk factor profile over time in patients without known cardiovascular disease presenting with first MI...
  21. pmc Inotropic contractile reserve can risk-stratify patients with HIV cardiomyopathy: a dobutamine stress echocardiography study
    Omar Wever-Pinzon
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 4:1231-8. 2011
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  22. ncbi request reprint Risk stratification using stress echocardiography: incremental prognostic value over historic, clinical, and stress electrocardiographic variables across a wide spectrum of bayesian pretest probabilities for coronary artery disease
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:244-52. 2007
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  23. doi request reprint Verapamil-sustained release-based treatment strategy is equivalent to atenolol-based treatment strategy at reducing cardiovascular events in patients with prior myocardial infarction: an INternational VErapamil SR-Trandolapril (INVEST) substudy
    Sripal Bangalore
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am Heart J 156:241-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of the study was to compare a beta-blocker-based strategy with a heart rate-lowering calcium antagonists-based strategy in patients with prior MI...
  24. ncbi request reprint Statin and the risk of renal-related serious adverse events: Analysis from the IDEAL, TNT, CARDS, ASPEN, SPARCL, and other placebo-controlled trials
    Sripal Bangalore
    Division of Cardiology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York
    Am J Cardiol 113:2018-20. 2014
    ..499], or the TNT trial [0.08% vs 0.12%, p = 0.754]). In conclusion, the results from clinical trials with data from 149,882 patient-years of follow-up fail to show any increase in renal-related SAEs with statins compared with controls...
  25. doi request reprint Carotid artery stenting vs carotid endarterectomy: meta-analysis and diversity-adjusted trial sequential analysis of randomized trials
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Arch Neurol 68:172-84. 2011
    ..The role of carotid artery stenting (CAS) when compared with carotid endarterectomy (CEA) is controversial, with recent trials showing an increased risk of harm with CAS...
  26. pmc Percutaneous coronary intervention of moderate to severe calcified coronary lesions: insights from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Dynamic Registry
    Sripal Bangalore
    Division of Cardiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 77:22-8. 2011
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of drug eluting stents (DES) when compared with bare metal stents (BMS) in patients with moderate to severe calcified coronary lesions...
  27. pmc Prognostic value of stress echocardiogram in patients with angiographically significant coronary artery disease
    Siu Sun Yao
    Valley Health System, Ridgewood, New Jersey, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:153-8. 2012
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  28. doi request reprint Pulse pressure and risk of cardiovascular outcomes in patients with hypertension and coronary artery disease: an INternational VErapamil SR-trandolapril STudy (INVEST) analysis
    Sripal Bangalore
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, 1000 Tenth Avenue, Suite 3B 30, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Eur Heart J 30:1395-401. 2009
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  29. doi request reprint J-curve revisited: An analysis of blood pressure and cardiovascular events in the Treating to New Targets (TNT) Trial
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Eur Heart J 31:2897-908. 2010
    ..However, this is controversial. The purpose of the study was to determine the relationship between on-treatment BP and cardiovascular outcomes in patients with CAD...
  30. doi request reprint Effect of renin-angiotensin system blockade on calcium channel blocker-associated peripheral edema
    Harikrishna Makani
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10019, USA
    Am J Med 124:128-35. 2011
    ..The addition of a renin-angiotensin system blocker, either an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor or an ARB, has been shown to reduce peripheral edema in a dose-dependent way...
  31. ncbi request reprint Obesity paradox in patients with hypertension and coronary artery disease
    Seth Uretsky
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Med 120:863-70. 2007
    ..However, whether this phenomenon exists in patients with hypertension and coronary artery disease is not known...
  32. doi request reprint The presence, characterization and prognosis of coronary plaques among patients with zero coronary calcium scores
    Seth Uretsky
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 27:805-12. 2011
    ..Clinical factors do not appear to be useful in predicting which patients with zero CAC scores have undetected coronary plaque...
  33. ncbi request reprint Transient ischemic left ventricular cavity dilation is a significant predictor of severe and extensive coronary artery disease and adverse outcome in patients undergoing stress echocardiography
    Siu Sun Yao
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:352-8. 2007
    ..The significance of transient ischemic dilation during stress echocardiography is not well defined...
  34. doi request reprint Relation of beta-blocker-induced heart rate lowering and cardioprotection in hypertension
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10019, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:1482-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the role of heart rate reduction with beta-blockers on the risk of cardiovascular events in patients with hypertension...
  35. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implications of stress echocardiography and impact on patient outcomes: an effective gatekeeper for coronary angiography and revascularization
    Siu Sun Yao
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 23:832-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical outcomes of coronary angiography, revascularization, and cardiac events in patients undergoing stress echocardiography...
  36. ncbi request reprint Drug-eluting versus bare-metal coronary stents: where are we now?
    Nicholas S Amoroso
    Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, The Leon H Charney Division of Cardiology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Comp Eff Res 1:501-8. 2012
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  37. doi request reprint Age and gender differences in quality of care and outcomes for patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University Medical Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Am J Med 125:1000-9. 2012
    ..Young patients (aged≤45 years) presenting with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction present unique challenges. The quality of care and in-hospital outcomes may differ from their older counterparts...
  38. ncbi request reprint Prediction of myocardial infarction versus cardiac death by stress echocardiography
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and Columbia University, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:261-7. 2009
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  39. doi request reprint Antihypertensive drugs and risk of cancer: network meta-analyses and trial sequential analyses of 324,168 participants from randomised trials
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Lancet Oncol 12:65-82. 2011
    ..We assessed the association between antihypertensive drugs and cancer risk in a comprehensive analysis of data from randomised clinical trials...
  40. ncbi request reprint The changing paradigm of stress echocardiography: risk stratification, prognosis, and future directions
    Siu Sun Yao
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 38:26-39. 2010
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  41. pmc Fixed combination of amlodipine and atorvastatin in cardiovascular risk management: patient perspectives
    Madhuri Devabhaktuni
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 5:377-87. 2009
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  42. ncbi request reprint Role of left atrial size in risk stratification and prognosis of patients undergoing stress echocardiography
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and Columbia University, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:1254-62. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the role of diastolic dysfunction as measured by left atrial (LA) size in patients undergoing stress echocardiography (SE)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Risk stratification and prognosis in octogenarians undergoing stress echocardiographic study
    Farooq A Chaudhry
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1111 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Echocardiography 24:851-9. 2007
    ..The prognostic value of stress echocardiography (SE) for the diagnosis and risk stratification of coronary artery disease in octogenarians is not well defined...
  44. ncbi request reprint Incremental prognostic value of stress echocardiography over clinical and stress electrocardiographic variables in patients with prior myocardial infarction: "warranty time" of a normal stress echocardiogram
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Echocardiography 23:455-64. 2006
    ..The incremental prognostic value and warranty time of a normal stress echocardiogram in this high-risk population is not well defined...
  45. doi request reprint What is the optimal blood pressure in patients after acute coronary syndromes?: Relationship of blood pressure and cardiovascular events in the PRavastatin OR atorVastatin Evaluation and Infection Therapy-Thrombolysis In Myocardial Infarction (PROVE IT-TI
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 122:2142-51. 2010
    ..Aggressive blood pressure (BP) control has been advocated in patients with acute coronary syndrome, but few data exist in this population relative to cardiovascular outcomes...
  46. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of 94,492 patients with hypertension treated with beta blockers to determine the risk of new-onset diabetes mellitus
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Cardiol 100:1254-62. 2007
    ..This risk was greater in patients with higher baseline body mass indexes and higher baseline fasting glucose levels and in studies in which beta blockers were less efficacious antihypertensive agents compared with other treatments...
  47. pmc Risk stratification and prognosis of human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease referred for stress echocardiography
    Omar Wever Pinzon
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 4:363-70. 2011
    ..The prognostic value of SE in this high-risk group is unknown. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prognostic value of SE in HIV-infected patients with known or suspected CAD...
  48. ncbi request reprint Fixed-dose combinations improve medication compliance: a meta-analysis
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and Columbia University, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Med 120:713-9. 2007
    ..However the data on comparison of fixed-dose combination with free-drug regimen to improve patient's medication compliance is limited...
  49. ncbi request reprint Comparison of heart rate reserve versus 85% of age-predicted maximum heart rate as a measure of chronotropic response in patients undergoing dobutamine stress echocardiography
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:742-7. 2006
    ..In the setting of low HRR, normal stress echocardiographic results are prognostically less benign, whereas abnormal stress echocardiographic results are prognostically more malignant...
  50. doi request reprint Which, if any, antihypertensive agents cause cancer?
    Amita Singh
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 27:374-80. 2012
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  51. doi request reprint Assessment of left atrial appendage function with transthoracic tissue Doppler echocardiography
    Seth Uretsky
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10019, USA
    Eur J Echocardiogr 10:363-71. 2009
    ..A transthoracic echocardiographic (TTE) parameter that would stratify atrial fibrillation (AF) risk would be useful. Tissue Doppler imaging can quantify left atrial appendage contraction velocity (LAA A(M))...
  52. doi request reprint Late outcomes after carotid artery stenting versus carotid endarterectomy: insights from a propensity-matched analysis of the Reduction of Atherothrombosis for Continued Health (REACH) Registry
    Sripal Bangalore
    The Leon H Charney Division of Cardiology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 122:1091-100. 2010
    ..In patients with carotid artery disease, carotid endarterectomy (CEA) and carotid stenting (CAS) are treatment options. Controversy exists as to the relative efficacy of the 2 techniques in preventing late events...
  53. doi request reprint Beta-blockers for primary prevention of heart failure in patients with hypertension insights from a meta-analysis
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10019, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:1062-72. 2008
    ..This study sought to evaluate the efficacy of beta-blockers (BBs) for primary prevention of heart failure (HF) in patients with hypertension...
  54. ncbi request reprint Cardioversion in patients with left ventricular thrombus is not associated with increased thromboembolic risk
    Sripal Bangalore
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:438-40. 2006
    ..The purpose of the study was to define the incidence of systemic embolism after cardioversion in patients with left ventricular (LV) thrombus...
  55. doi request reprint Risk/benefit assessment of beta-blockers and diuretics precludes their use for first-line therapy in hypertension
    Franz H Messerli
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1000 10th Ave, Suite 3B 30, New York, NY 10019, USA
    Circulation 117:2706-15; discussion 2715. 2008
  56. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular protection using beta-blockers: a critical review of the evidence
    Sripal Bangalore
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and Columbia University, New York, New York 10019, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:563-72. 2007
    ..However, beta-blockers remain very efficacious agents for the treatment of heart failure, certain types of arrhythmia, hypertropic obstructive cardiomyopathy, and in patients with prior myocardial infarction...
  57. ncbi request reprint Role of right ventricular wall motion abnormalities in risk stratification and prognosis of patients referred for stress echocardiography
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and Columbia University, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:1981-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prognostic value of assessing right ventricular (RV) wall motion abnormalities during stress echocardiography (SE)...
  58. pmc Vascular closure device failure: frequency and implications: a propensity-matched analysis
    Sripal Bangalore
    Division of Cardiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 2:549-56. 2009
    ..However, the frequency and consequence of failure of VCDs is not well defined...
  59. ncbi request reprint A novel pathway for the management of hypertension for hospitalized patients
    Eyal Herzog
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City, New York 10025, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 6:150-60. 2007
    ..Finally, the pathway provides a step by step recommendation for the management of in hospital HTN and of hypertensive emergencies...
  60. ncbi request reprint Compliance and fixed-dose combination therapy
    Sripal Bangalore
    Hypertension Program, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, 1000 Tenth Avenue, Suite 3B 30, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 9:184-9. 2007
    ..Fixed-dose combinations should be used routinely for the management of hypertension and should also be considered when initiating therapy for patients with newly diagnosed hypertension...
  61. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of the nitinol clip-based vascular closure device (Starclose) for closure of common femoral arterial cannulation at or near the bifurcation: a propensity score-adjusted analysis
    Sripal Bangalore
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 23:194-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of the nitinol clip-based closure device (Starclose®, Abbott Vascular, Santa Clara, California) in patients with femoral arterial cannulation at the common femoral artery bifurcation...
  62. ncbi request reprint Beta-blockers: no longer an option for uncomplicated hypertension
    Sripal Bangalore
    Hypertension Program, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10019, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 9:441-6. 2007
    ..This article reviews the data available from clinical trials and argues that beta-blockers are less efficacious than other currently available antihypertensive agents for patients with uncomplicated hypertension...
  63. ncbi request reprint Comparison of baseline characteristics, treatment patterns, and in-hospital outcomes of Asian versus non-Asian white Americans with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes from the CRUSADE quality improvement initiative
    Tracy Y Wang
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Cardiol 100:391-6. 2007
    ..Further investigation is needed to explore the potential for ethnic variability in antithrombotic susceptibility...
  64. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of stress echocardiography for risk stratification and prognosis of patients with left ventricular hypertrophy
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 100:536-43. 2007
    ..However, abnormal stress echocardiographic results portend a worse prognosis in patients with either concentric or eccentric LV hypertrophy...
  65. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of dual calcium channel blockade for the treatment of hypertension: a meta-analysis
    Carlos L Alviar
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Hypertens 26:287-97. 2013
    ..Dual calcium-channel blocker (CCB) with a dihydropyridine (DHP) and a nondihydropyridine (NDHP) has been proposed for hypertension treatment. However, the safety and efficacy of this approach is not well known...
  66. pmc Radiation exposure during coronary angiography via transradial or transfemoral approaches when performed by experienced operators
    Binita Shah
    Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Am Heart J 165:286-92. 2013
    ..Given the learning curve associated with TRA, it is not known if this increased radiation exposure to patients is seen when procedures are performed by experienced operators...
  67. ncbi request reprint Dobutamine stress echocardiography: does it predict response to beta-blockers in patients with heart failure?
    Sripal Bangalore
    Division of Cardiology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Curr Heart Fail Rep 3:96-102. 2006
  68. doi request reprint Cardiac outcomes with submaximal normal stress echocardiography: a meta-analysis
    Harikrishna Makani
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:1393-401. 2012
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  69. ncbi request reprint Stress function index, a novel index for risk stratification and prognosis using stress echocardiography
    Sripal Bangalore
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:1335-42. 2005
    ..The purpose of the study was to define an appropriate parameter for risk stratification and prognosis of patients undergoing stress echocardiography...
  70. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of randomized trials of angioedema as an adverse event of renin-angiotensin system inhibitors
    Harikrishna Makani
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Cardiol 110:383-91. 2012
    ..Incidence of angioedema was higher in patients with heart failure compared to those without heart failure with ACE inhibitors and ARBs...
  71. ncbi request reprint Perioperative beta blockers in patients having non-cardiac surgery: a meta-analysis
    Sripal Bangalore
    Division of Cardiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Lancet 372:1962-76. 2008
    ..We aimed to critically review the evidence to assess the use of perioperative beta blockers in patients having non-cardiac surgery...
  72. doi request reprint Peripheral edema associated with calcium channel blockers: incidence and withdrawal rate--a meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Harikrishna Makani
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Hypertens 29:1270-80. 2011
    ..It has been thought to occur secondary to arteriolar dilatation causing intracapillary hypertension and fluid extravasation. We aimed to evaluate the incidence and withdrawal rate of peripheral edema with CCBs...
  73. ncbi request reprint Role of angiographic coronary artery collaterals in transient ischemic left ventricular cavity dilatation during stress echocardiography
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Clin Cardiol 29:305-10. 2006
    ..The role of coronary artery collaterals in transient ischemic left ventricular (LV) dilatation (TID) during stress echocardiography is not well defined...
  74. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional imaging identifies flow-mediated vasodilatation more accurately compared with longitudinal imaging
    Farooq A Chaudhry
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:1380-5. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate cross-sectional imaging to longitudinal plane imaging for measurement of flow-mediated dilatation (FMD)...
  75. doi request reprint Late loss in a disappearing frame of reference: is it still applicable to fully absorbable scaffolds?
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Clinical Research Institution, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    EuroIntervention 5:F43-8. 2009
    ..Finally, given a disappearing frame of reference, both careful angiographic and intravascular ultrasound assessments are helpful to delineate the varying contributions of recoil, remodelling, and neointima formation...
  76. doi request reprint Antihypertensive efficacy of hydrochlorothiazide as evaluated by ambulatory blood pressure monitoring: a meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Franz H Messerli
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10019, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 57:590-600. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the antihypertensive efficacy of hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ) by ambulatory blood pressure (BP) monitoring...
  77. doi request reprint Inotropic contractile reserve and response to cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with markedly remodeled left ventricle
    Farooq A Chaudhry
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and Columbia University, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 24:91-7. 2011
    ..Its role in patients undergoing CRT is unknown. The aim of this study was to evaluate the role of ICR in predicting response to CRT in patients with markedly remodeled left ventricles...
  78. doi request reprint Half a century of hydrochlorothiazide: facts, fads, fiction, and follies
    Franz H Messerli
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Med 124:896-9. 2011
    ..5-25 mg are lacking, antihypertensive efficacy is paltry, and adherence is poor, HCTZ is an inappropriate first-line drug in hypertension. If a "thiazide-type" diuretic is indicated, either chlorthalidone or indapamide should be selected...
  79. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation and obesity--results of a meta-analysis
    Nikolas Wanahita
    Division of Cardiology, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am Heart J 155:310-5. 2008
    ..However, the role of obesity as a risk factor for the development of AF is unknown. The study aims to evaluate the role of obesity as a risk factor for the development of AF...
  80. doi request reprint When guidelines need guidance
    Franz H Messerli
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Med 121:742-3. 2008
  81. doi request reprint The effect of statin therapy on ventricular tachyarrhythmias: a meta-analysis
    Nikolas Wanahita
    Division of Cardiology, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Am J Ther 19:16-23. 2012
    ..957). Statin use in patients with coronary artery disease or nonischemic cardiomyopathy is associated with a 31% reduction in the development of ventricular tachyarrhythmias...
  82. ncbi request reprint Coronary intervention in patients with acute coronary syndrome: does every culprit lesion require revascularization?
    Sripal Bangalore
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 0BC3 Room 012P, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 12:330-7. 2010
    ..We present a review of the current body of evidence for safety and efficacy of multivessel revascularization in patients presenting with acute coronary syndromes...
  83. doi request reprint Long-acting calcium antagonists in patients with coronary artery disease: a meta-analysis
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10019, USA
    Am J Med 122:356-65. 2009
    ..Short-acting CCBs have an unfavorable hemodynamic profile. The role of long-acting CCBs in patients with coronary artery disease is unknown...
  84. ncbi request reprint How useful are beta-blockers in cardiovascular disease?
    Sripal Bangalore
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, Columbia University, New York, New York 10019, USA
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 6:358-63. 2006
    ..However, this is applicable for hypertension and beta-blockers continue to be efficacious for other indications...
  85. ncbi request reprint Facial edema induced by isotretinoin use: a case and a review of the side effects of isotretinoin
    Noah Scheinfeld
    Department of Dermatology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 5:467-8. 2006
    ..Possible reasons for the patient's facial swelling include some type of retinoid induced angioedema, exacerbation of inflammation by isotretinoin, and isotretinoin induced capillary leak syndrome...