Amir A Mahabadi

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Affiliation: University of Duisburg-Essen
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Axial area and anteroposterior diameter as estimates of left atrial size using computed tomography of the chest: comparison with 3-dimensional volume
    Amir A Mahabadi
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 165 Cambridge Street, Suite 400, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 4:49-54. 2010
  2. pmc Prevalence, distribution, and risk factor correlates of high pericardial and intrathoracic fat depots in the Framingham heart study
    George Thanassoulis
    National Institutes of Health National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, MA, Boston, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 3:559-66. 2010
  3. pmc Left atrial volume and index by multi-detector computed tomography: comprehensive analysis from predictors of enlargement to predictive value for acute coronary syndrome (ROMICAT study)
    Quynh A Truong
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Int J Cardiol 146:171-6. 2011
  4. pmc Distribution, determinants, and normal reference values of thoracic and abdominal aortic diameters by computed tomography (from the Framingham Heart Study)
    Ian S Rogers
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 111:1510-6. 2013
  5. pmc Simple area-based measurement for multidetector computed tomography to predict left ventricular size
    Christopher L Schlett
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Eur Radiol 20:1590-6. 2010
  6. pmc Reference values for normal pulmonary artery dimensions by noncontrast cardiac computed tomography: the Framingham Heart Study
    Quynh A Truong
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 5:147-54. 2012
  7. pmc Association of pericardial fat, intrathoracic fat, and visceral abdominal fat with cardiovascular disease burden: the Framingham Heart Study
    Amir A Mahabadi
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 165 Charles River Plaza, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Eur Heart J 30:850-6. 2009
  8. pmc Relation of left ventricular mass and concentric remodeling to extent of coronary artery disease by computed tomography in patients without left ventricular hypertrophy: ROMICAT study
    Quynh A Truong
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Hypertens 27:2472-82. 2009
  9. pmc Quantitative assessment of left atrial volume by electrocardiographic-gated contrast-enhanced multidetector computed tomography
    Amir A Mahabadi
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Department of Radiology and Division of Cardiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 165 Cambridge Street, Suite 400, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 3:80-7. 2009
  10. pmc Usefulness of electrocardiographic parameters as compared with computed tomography measures of left atrial volume enlargement: from the ROMICAT trial
    Quynh A Truong
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Electrocardiol 44:257-64. 2011

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Publications14

  1. pmc Axial area and anteroposterior diameter as estimates of left atrial size using computed tomography of the chest: comparison with 3-dimensional volume
    Amir A Mahabadi
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 165 Cambridge Street, Suite 400, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 4:49-54. 2010
    ..Left atrial (LA) size has incremental value in risk stratification...
  2. pmc Prevalence, distribution, and risk factor correlates of high pericardial and intrathoracic fat depots in the Framingham heart study
    George Thanassoulis
    National Institutes of Health National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Framingham Heart Study, Framingham, MA, Boston, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 3:559-66. 2010
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence, distribution, and risk factor correlates of high pericardial and intrathoracic fat deposits...
  3. pmc Left atrial volume and index by multi-detector computed tomography: comprehensive analysis from predictors of enlargement to predictive value for acute coronary syndrome (ROMICAT study)
    Quynh A Truong
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Int J Cardiol 146:171-6. 2011
    ..We aimed to identify the predictors of left atrial (LA) enlargement by multi-detector computed tomography (CT) and determine its association and predictive value for acute coronary syndrome (ACS)...
  4. pmc Distribution, determinants, and normal reference values of thoracic and abdominal aortic diameters by computed tomography (from the Framingham Heart Study)
    Ian S Rogers
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 111:1510-6. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Simple area-based measurement for multidetector computed tomography to predict left ventricular size
    Christopher L Schlett
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Eur Radiol 20:1590-6. 2010
    ..Measures of left ventricular (LV) mass and dimensions are independent predictors of morbidity and mortality. We determined whether an axial area-based method by computed tomography (CT) provides an accurate estimate of LV mass and volume...
  6. pmc Reference values for normal pulmonary artery dimensions by noncontrast cardiac computed tomography: the Framingham Heart Study
    Quynh A Truong
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 5:147-54. 2012
    ..We determined the age- and sex-specific distribution and normal reference values for mPA and ratio PA by CT in an asymptomatic community-based population...
  7. pmc Association of pericardial fat, intrathoracic fat, and visceral abdominal fat with cardiovascular disease burden: the Framingham Heart Study
    Amir A Mahabadi
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 165 Charles River Plaza, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Eur Heart J 30:850-6. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether pericardial fat, intrathoracic fat, and visceral abdominal adipose tissue (VAT) are associated with the prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  8. pmc Relation of left ventricular mass and concentric remodeling to extent of coronary artery disease by computed tomography in patients without left ventricular hypertrophy: ROMICAT study
    Quynh A Truong
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Hypertens 27:2472-82. 2009
    ..We aimed to determine whether LVM, LVM index (LVMi), and the left ventricular geometric pattern of concentric remodeling are associated with the extent of CAD in patients without left ventricular hypertrophy...
  9. pmc Quantitative assessment of left atrial volume by electrocardiographic-gated contrast-enhanced multidetector computed tomography
    Amir A Mahabadi
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Department of Radiology and Division of Cardiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 165 Cambridge Street, Suite 400, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 3:80-7. 2009
    ..Left atrial (LA) volume is a predictor of cardiovascular events. Information on LA volume is available on contrast-enhanced electrocardiogram (EGC)-gated multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) scans...
  10. pmc Usefulness of electrocardiographic parameters as compared with computed tomography measures of left atrial volume enlargement: from the ROMICAT trial
    Quynh A Truong
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Electrocardiol 44:257-64. 2011
    ..We aimed to determine the diagnostic performance of 6 ECG criteria for LAE as compared with CT left atrial volume (LAV) and index to body surface area (LAVI) as the reference standard...
  11. pmc Relation of natriuretic peptides and midregional proadrenomedullin to cardiac chamber volumes by computed tomography in patients without heart failure: from the ROMICAT Trial
    Quynh A Truong
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Clin Chem 56:651-60. 2010
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  12. pmc Association of aortic valve calcification to the presence, extent, and composition of coronary artery plaque burden: from the Rule Out Myocardial Infarction using Computer Assisted Tomography (ROMICAT) trial
    Amir A Mahabadi
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am Heart J 158:562-8. 2009
    ..We sought to determine whether AVC is associated with the presence and extent of overall plaque burden, as well as to plaque composition (calcified, mixed, and noncalcified)...
  13. doi request reprint Accuracy of dual-source computed tomography in quantitative assessment of low density coronary stenosis--a motion phantom study
    Michael Toepker
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 165 Charles River Plaza Suite 400, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Eur Radiol 20:542-8. 2010
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  14. doi request reprint Pericardial fat, visceral abdominal fat, cardiovascular disease risk factors, and vascular calcification in a community-based sample: the Framingham Heart Study
    Guido A Rosito
    Cardiac MR CT PET Program, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Circulation 117:605-13. 2008
    ..Correlations with cardiovascular disease risk factors and vascular calcification in a community-based sample are lacking. We sought to examine associations between pericardial fat, metabolic risk factors, and vascular calcification...