Georges Khoueiry

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint High-density lipoprotein in uremic patients: metabolism, impairment, and therapy
    Georges Khoueiry
    Department of Cardiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH, 03756 0001, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 46:27-39. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Do omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids reduce risk of sudden cardiac death and ventricular arrhythmias? A meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Georges Khoueiry
    Department of Cardiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756 0001, USA
    Heart Lung 42:251-6. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Depression, disability, and quality of life after off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: a prospective 9-month follow-up study
    Georges Khoueiry
    Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, New York 10305, USA
    Heart Lung 40:217-25. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Dietary intake in hemodialysis patients does not reflect a heart healthy diet
    Georges Khoueiry
    Division of Cardiology, Staten Island University Hospital, New York, USA
    J Ren Nutr 21:438-47. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Left atrial appendage lipoma: an unusual location of cardiac lipomas
    Georges Khoueiry
    Department of Cardiology, Staten Island University Hospital, New York, New York, USA
    Echocardiography 28:E91-3. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Usefulness of red cell distribution width in predicting all-cause long-term mortality after non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Basem Azab
    Department of Internal Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA basemnady2000 yahoo com
    Cardiology 119:72-80. 2011
  7. doi request reprint An unusual case of giant cardiac fibroelastoma mimicking left atrial myxoma in a patient presenting with syncope
    Georges Khoueiry
    Department of Cardiology, Staten Island University Hospital, 475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, New York 10305, USA
    J Clin Ultrasound 41:191-4. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Mean platelet volume/platelet count ratio as a predictor of long-term mortality after non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Basem Azab
    Department of Internal Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, NY 10305, USA
    Platelets 22:557-66. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Value of albumin-globulin ratio as a predictor of all-cause mortality after non-ST elevation myocardial infarction
    Basem Azab
    Department of Internal Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
    Angiology 64:137-45. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio and cardiovascular diseases: a review
    Tariq Bhat
    Division of Cardiology, Staten Island University Hospital New York, 475 Seaview Ave, Staten Island, New York, NY 10305, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 11:55-9. 2013

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Publications19

  1. doi request reprint High-density lipoprotein in uremic patients: metabolism, impairment, and therapy
    Georges Khoueiry
    Department of Cardiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH, 03756 0001, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 46:27-39. 2014
    ..In this detailed review, we highlight the current knowledge on HDL dysfunction and impairment in chronic kidney disease as well as the available therapy...
  2. doi request reprint Do omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids reduce risk of sudden cardiac death and ventricular arrhythmias? A meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Georges Khoueiry
    Department of Cardiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756 0001, USA
    Heart Lung 42:251-6. 2013
    ..Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) have demonstrated to have antiarrhythmic properties. However, randomized studies have shown inconsistent results...
  3. doi request reprint Depression, disability, and quality of life after off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: a prospective 9-month follow-up study
    Georges Khoueiry
    Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, New York 10305, USA
    Heart Lung 40:217-25. 2011
    ..Several studies have looked at the effects on mood and quality of life (QOL) among patients who underwent on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG), but few have reported on off-pump CABG (OPCABG)...
  4. doi request reprint Dietary intake in hemodialysis patients does not reflect a heart healthy diet
    Georges Khoueiry
    Division of Cardiology, Staten Island University Hospital, New York, USA
    J Ren Nutr 21:438-47. 2011
    ..Dietary factors that may contribute to cardiovascular disease have not been well studied in this population. We hypothesize that dietary intake in this population does not meet the guidelines for cardiovascular risk reduction...
  5. doi request reprint Left atrial appendage lipoma: an unusual location of cardiac lipomas
    Georges Khoueiry
    Department of Cardiology, Staten Island University Hospital, New York, New York, USA
    Echocardiography 28:E91-3. 2011
    ..We report the first case of LAAL discovered incidentally on transesophageal echocardiogram during off pump coronary artery bypass grafting...
  6. doi request reprint Usefulness of red cell distribution width in predicting all-cause long-term mortality after non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Basem Azab
    Department of Internal Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA basemnady2000 yahoo com
    Cardiology 119:72-80. 2011
    ..The aim of our study was to explore the predictive value of RDW on all-cause mortality in patients with non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI)...
  7. doi request reprint An unusual case of giant cardiac fibroelastoma mimicking left atrial myxoma in a patient presenting with syncope
    Georges Khoueiry
    Department of Cardiology, Staten Island University Hospital, 475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, New York 10305, USA
    J Clin Ultrasound 41:191-4. 2013
    ..This case illustrates another potential mechanism of syncope in patients with fibroelastomas...
  8. doi request reprint Mean platelet volume/platelet count ratio as a predictor of long-term mortality after non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Basem Azab
    Department of Internal Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, NY 10305, USA
    Platelets 22:557-66. 2011
    ..We suggest that using this ratio will magnify any existing relationship between platelet indices and mortality post-NSTMI. Further studies are needed to confirm our finding...
  9. doi request reprint Value of albumin-globulin ratio as a predictor of all-cause mortality after non-ST elevation myocardial infarction
    Basem Azab
    Department of Internal Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
    Angiology 64:137-45. 2013
    ..34; HR 2.3, P = .004). The albumin-globulin ratio is a significant independent predictor of long-term mortality after NSTEMI in patients with normal serum albumin levels. Further studies are needed to explain the underlying mechanisms...
  10. doi request reprint Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio and cardiovascular diseases: a review
    Tariq Bhat
    Division of Cardiology, Staten Island University Hospital New York, 475 Seaview Ave, Staten Island, New York, NY 10305, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 11:55-9. 2013
    ..Recently, NLR has been reported as a prognostic marker for outcome from coronary artery bypass grafting and postcoronary artery bypass grafting atrial fibrillation...
  11. doi request reprint Reverse Takotsubo cardiomyopathy in the setting of anaphylaxis treated with high-dose intravenous epinephrine
    Georges Khoueiry
    Department of Cardiology, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, New York 10305, USA
    J Emerg Med 44:96-9. 2013
    ..pheochromocytoma) or during anaphylaxis have been reported to cause apical ballooning syndrome, or takotsubo syndrome. However, reverse takotsubo stress cardiomyopathy is rarely seen or reported in anaphylaxis treated with epinephrine...
  12. pmc Aortic pulse pressure is associated with the localization of coronary artery disease based on coronary flow lateralization
    Georges Khoueiry
    Department of Cardiology, Staten Island University Hospital, New York, USA
    Am J Hypertens 25:1055-63. 2012
    ..Thus, we hypothesized that increased systolic-diastolic pressure difference had a greater atherogenic effect on the RCA than on the LCA...
  13. doi request reprint Using Six Sigma methodology to reduce patient transfer times from floor to critical-care beds
    Stephan J Silich
    Six Sigma Certified Blackbelt for Staten Island University Hospital in Staten Island, New York, USA
    J Healthc Qual 34:44-54. 2012
    ..In response to concerns regarding delays in transferring critically ill patients to intensive care units (ICU), a quality improvement project, using the Six Sigma process, was undertaken to correct issues leading to transfer delay...
  14. doi request reprint Ginseng: a potential cause of long QT
    Estelle Torbey
    Department of Internal Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, New York, USA
    J Electrocardiol 44:357-8. 2011
    ..We report the novel case of a female patient without cardiovascular risk factors who developed prolonged QT with subsequent torsades de pointes during periods in which she was drinking large amounts of ginseng...
  15. doi request reprint Persistent thebesian vessels involving the right and left ventricles leading to coronary steal phenomena and ischemia
    Georges Khoueiry
    Department of Cardiology, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 9:E61-5. 2014
    ..Multiple coronary artery microfistulae could be an underestimated condition of angina in patient with normal coronaries. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint Entrapment of a looped/kinked catheter in the brachial artery and its successful retrieval during transradial coronary catheterization
    Alain Waked
    Division of Cardiology, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 24:471-2. 2012
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  17. pmc Amniotic fluid cells are more efficiently reprogrammed to pluripotency than adult cells
    Elisa Galende
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Research Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Cell Reprogram 12:117-25. 2010
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  18. pmc Fasting hyperglycemia upon hospital admission is associated with higher pneumonia complication rates among the elderly
    Mario R Castellanos
    Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, 450 Seaview Ave, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
    Int Arch Med 3:16. 2010
    ..This study evaluates the interaction of the degree of hyperglycemia and complication rates stratified by age in non-critically ill patients admitted to the hospital for care of community-acquired pneumonia...
  19. ncbi request reprint A STEMI code protocol improves door-to-balloon time on weekdays and weekends
    Nidal Abi Rafeh
    Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY, USA
    J Healthc Qual 31:35-43. 2009
    ..0001). A STEMI Code protocol dramatically improves DTB and equalizes disparities between weekday and weekend care...