Nir Uriel

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Publications

  1. pmc Improved diabetic control in advanced heart failure patients treated with left ventricular assist devices
    Nir Uriel
    Division of Cardiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 13:195-9. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Impact of long term left ventricular assist device therapy on donor allocation in cardiac transplantation
    Nir Uriel
    Divisions of Cardiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, NewYork, New York, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 32:188-95. 2013
  3. pmc Development of a novel echocardiography ramp test for speed optimization and diagnosis of device thrombosis in continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices: the Columbia ramp study
    Nir Uriel
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:1764-75. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiogenic shock in a young female with multiple sclerosis
    Nir Uriel
    Cardiology Department, ICCU, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, DN Beer Yacov 70300, Israel
    Resuscitation 70:153-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint [ST myocardial infarction with spontaneous coronary reperfusion]
    Nir Uriel
    Cardiology Department, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Harefuah 145:367-70, 397, 396. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction with spontaneous reperfusion: clinical characteristics and optimal timing for revascularization
    Nir Uriel
    Department of Cardiology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:243-6. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Pre-operative echocardiographic features associated with persistent mitral regurgitation after left ventricular assist device implantation
    Shuichi Kitada
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 32:897-904. 2013
  8. doi request reprint The CentriMag ventricular assist device in acute heart failure refractory to medical management
    Berhane Worku
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, 1330 First Avenue 607, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:611-7. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of β-blocker cessation on chronotropic incompetence and exercise tolerance in patients with advanced heart failure
    Benjamin J Hirsh
    Cardiovascular Division, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 5:560-5. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Alteration in systemic vascular resistance and cardiac output during acute cellular rejection and recovery in heart transplant recipients
    Arthur R Garan
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:382-4. 2010

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  1. pmc Improved diabetic control in advanced heart failure patients treated with left ventricular assist devices
    Nir Uriel
    Division of Cardiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 13:195-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of restoration of normal cardiac output using LVAD support on diabetes control in patients with advanced CHF...
  2. doi request reprint Impact of long term left ventricular assist device therapy on donor allocation in cardiac transplantation
    Nir Uriel
    Divisions of Cardiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, NewYork, New York, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 32:188-95. 2013
    ..Left Ventricular Assist Devices (LVAD) are increasingly used as a bridge to transplant (BTT) for patients with advanced congestive heart failure (CHF) and are assigned United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) high priority status (1B or 1A)...
  3. pmc Development of a novel echocardiography ramp test for speed optimization and diagnosis of device thrombosis in continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices: the Columbia ramp study
    Nir Uriel
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:1764-75. 2012
    ..This study sought to develop a novel approach to optimizing continuous-flow left ventricular assist device (CF-LVAD) function and diagnosing device malfunctions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiogenic shock in a young female with multiple sclerosis
    Nir Uriel
    Cardiology Department, ICCU, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, DN Beer Yacov 70300, Israel
    Resuscitation 70:153-7. 2006
    ..We review the current literature on the relation between MS and left ventricular systolic dysfunction and heart failure...
  5. ncbi request reprint [ST myocardial infarction with spontaneous coronary reperfusion]
    Nir Uriel
    Cardiology Department, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Harefuah 145:367-70, 397, 396. 2006
    ..This review addresses the clinical characteristics, natural history, prognosis and treatment strategies for this group, with special emphasis on the optimal timing for revascularization, and the role of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction with spontaneous reperfusion: clinical characteristics and optimal timing for revascularization
    Nir Uriel
    Department of Cardiology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:243-6. 2007
    ..Spontaneous coronary reperfusion occurs in 7-27% of patients with ST elevation myocardial infarction, and is an independent predictor of myocardial salvage, percutaneous coronary intervention success, and improved outcome...
  7. doi request reprint Pre-operative echocardiographic features associated with persistent mitral regurgitation after left ventricular assist device implantation
    Shuichi Kitada
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 32:897-904. 2013
    ..However, a certain number of patients continue to have significant mitral regurgitation (MR) under LVAD support. We investigated pre-operative echocardiographic features associated with persistent MR after LVAD implantation...
  8. doi request reprint The CentriMag ventricular assist device in acute heart failure refractory to medical management
    Berhane Worku
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, 1330 First Avenue 607, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:611-7. 2012
    ..We have used the CentriMag VAD as a bridge to decision device. We describe our experience with device placement, use and outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of β-blocker cessation on chronotropic incompetence and exercise tolerance in patients with advanced heart failure
    Benjamin J Hirsh
    Cardiovascular Division, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 5:560-5. 2012
    ..However, uncertainty exists about whether chronotropic incompetence and reduced exercise tolerance in HF are attributable to β-blockade...
  10. doi request reprint Alteration in systemic vascular resistance and cardiac output during acute cellular rejection and recovery in heart transplant recipients
    Arthur R Garan
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:382-4. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Aortic valve procedures at the time of ventricular assist device placement
    Ayumi Goda
    Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:750-4. 2011
    ..The outcome of additional procedures to the aortic valve at the time of VAD placement is unclear...
  12. doi request reprint Bridging cardiogenic shock patients with short-term ventricular support at a community hospital to long-term ventricular support at a tertiary hospital
    José González-Costello
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:618-24. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint Ventricular assist device support as a bridge to heart transplantation in patients with giant cell myocarditis
    Lindsay K Murray
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 14:312-8. 2012
    ..This study sought to determine the outcome of patients bridged with ventricular assist devices (VAD) to orthotopic heart transplantation (OHT)...
  14. doi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus infection and left ventricular assist devices: a case series
    Daniel B Sims
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 30:1060-4. 2011
    ..With the ongoing donor shortage, implantation of an LVAD in advanced heart failure patients with HIV with controlled viremia on HAART represents a viable option...
  15. ncbi request reprint The benefits and safety of external counterpulsation in symptomatic heart failure
    Edo Kaluski
    Department of Cardiology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 8:687-90. 2006
    ..External counterpulsation is a safe and effective method of alleviating angina pectoris, but the mechanism of benefit is not understood...
  16. doi request reprint Mediastinal radiation and adverse outcomes after heart transplantation
    Nir Uriel
    Division of Cardiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:378-81. 2010
    ..In addition, long-term follow-up shows an elevated incidence of malignancies. Our results raise concern about the safety and efficacy of performing OHT in patients with MRT-associated cardiovascular disease...
  17. doi request reprint Ventricular arrhythmias and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy in patients with continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices: need for primary prevention?
    Arthur R Garan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:2542-50. 2013
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  18. doi request reprint Heart transplantation in human immunodeficiency virus-positive patients
    Nir Uriel
    Division of Cardiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:667-9. 2009
    ..However, with the newer anti-retroviral drugs, the estimated 10-year survival after seroconversion is exceeds 90%. This case series describes the intermediate range outcome of HIV-positive cardiac transplant recipients...
  19. doi request reprint Pre-operative and post-operative risk factors associated with neurologic complications in patients with advanced heart failure supported by a left ventricular assist device
    Tomoko S Kato
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:1-8. 2012
    ..Neurologic complications (NCs) are the major adverse events after left ventricular assist device (LVAD) surgery. Pre-operative and post-operative factors associated with NCs in patients with LVADs were investigated...
  20. ncbi request reprint Interventional cardiology in Israel at 2005 - state of practice
    Edo Kaluski
    Department of Cardiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Acute Card Care 9:104-10. 2007
    ..To assess the current practice of interventional cardiology in Israel...
  21. doi request reprint Acquired von Willebrand syndrome after continuous-flow mechanical device support contributes to a high prevalence of bleeding during long-term support and at the time of transplantation
    Nir Uriel
    Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:1207-13. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to determine the prevalence of bleeding during continuous-flow left ventricular assist device support and to identify potential mechanisms for those bleeding events...
  22. ncbi request reprint Catheter ablation for ventricular tachyarrhythmias in patients supported by continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices
    Arthur R Garan
    From the Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York and Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York
    ASAIO J 60:311-6. 2014
    ..7%). One patient (14.3%) experienced a bleeding complication after the procedure. For patients with a high VA burden after LVAD implantation, VT ablation is safe and feasible, but VA frequently recurs. ..
  23. ncbi request reprint Serial echocardiography using tissue Doppler and speckle tracking imaging to monitor right ventricular failure before and after left ventricular assist device surgery
    Tomoko Sugiyama Kato
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York
    JACC Heart Fail 1:216-22. 2013
    ..This study aimed to investigate the utility of serial tissue Doppler imaging (TDI) and speckle tracking echocardiography (STE) for monitoring right ventricular failure (RVF) after left ventricular assist device (LVAD) surgery...
  24. doi request reprint Value of serial echo-guided ramp studies in a patient with suspicion of device thrombosis after left ventricular assist device implantation
    Tomoko S Kato
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York
    Echocardiography 31:E5-9. 2014
    ..The patients eventually underwent cardiac transplant successfully, and the partial clot was found inside of the pump. This case demonstrates the usefulness of serial ramp studies in patients who are suspected to have device thrombosis. ..
  25. doi request reprint Validity and reliability of a novel slow cuff-deflation system for noninvasive blood pressure monitoring in patients with continuous-flow left ventricular assist device
    Gregg M Lanier
    New York Presbyterian, Columbia University, New York, NY
    Circ Heart Fail 6:1005-12. 2013
    ..Validity and reliability of the Terumo Elemano BP Monitor, a novel slow cuff-deflation device that could potentially be used by patients at home, were assessed...
  26. doi request reprint Rate responsive pacing using cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with chronotropic incompetence and chronic heart failure
    Daniel B Sims
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Europace 13:1459-63. 2011
    ..Whether rate responsive pacing with cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) would acutely improve exercise performance in patients with advanced CHF and severe CI (<70% age-predicted maximum heart rate) is unknown...
  27. ncbi request reprint Short and long-term outcome of pregnant women with preexisting dilated cardiomypathy: an NTproBNP and echocardiography-guided study
    Alex Blatt
    Department of Cardiology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 12:613-6. 2010
    ..Little is known of the outcome of pregnant patients with previously diagnosed dilated cardiomyopathy. These patients are usually firmly advised against continuation of the pregnancy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide synthase inhibitors in post-myocardial infarction cardiogenic shock--an update
    Edo Kaluski
    Department of Cardiology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zrifin, Israel
    Clin Cardiol 29:482-8. 2006
    ..Current data regarding the physiologic effects of NO and nitric oxide synthase (NOS) inhibitors on the cardiovascular system are reviewed. Clinical trials assessing the safety and efficacy of NOS inhibitors in CS are summarized...
  29. doi request reprint Adrenergic activation, fuel substrate availability, and insulin resistance in patients with congestive heart failure
    Nir Uriel
    Division of Cardiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York
    JACC Heart Fail 1:331-7. 2013
    ..This study sought to investigate plasma levels of glucose and free fatty acids (FFA) and their relationship with adrenergic activation and insulin resistance (IR) in patients with advanced congestive heart failure (CHF)...
  30. doi request reprint Outcome of unplanned right ventricular assist device support for severe right heart failure after implantable left ventricular assist device insertion
    Koji Takeda
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York
    J Heart Lung Transplant 33:141-8. 2014
    ..Although temporary support could lead to successful RVAD weaning in certain patients, the data remain scarce...
  31. ncbi request reprint Device thrombosis in HeartMate II continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices: a multifactorial phenomenon
    Nir Uriel
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, New York, New York Electronic address
    J Heart Lung Transplant 33:51-9. 2014
    ..Device thrombosis is a serious complication of CF-LVADs, but its precise prevalence and etiology remains uncertain...
  32. doi request reprint Preoperative assessment of high-risk candidates to predict survival after heart transplantation
    P Christian Schulze
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 6:527-34. 2013
    ..Alternate waiting list strategies expand listing criteria for patients awaiting heart transplantation (HTx). We retrospectively analyzed clinical events and outcome of patients listed as high-risk recipients for HTx...
  33. doi request reprint Prevalence and timing of bend relief disconnection in patients supported by the late version HeartMate II left ventricular assist device
    Melana Yuzefpolskaya
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, NY 11032, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 32:320-5. 2013
    ..This study examined the incidence and timing of outflow graft bend relief disconnection in patients implanted with the HM II LVAD...
  34. doi request reprint Clinical outcome of mechanical circulatory support for refractory cardiogenic shock in the current era
    Hiroo Takayama
    Department of Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 32:106-11. 2013
    ..However, with improving mechanical circulatory support device (MCSD) technology, the treatment options for RCS patients are expanding. We report on a recent 5-year single-center experience with MCSD for treatment of RCS...
  35. doi request reprint Speckle tracking imaging in acute inflammatory pericardial diseases
    Marina Leitman
    Department of Cardiology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center and Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Echocardiography 28:548-55. 2011
    ..Left ventricular (LV) function in acute perimyocarditis is variable. We evaluated LV function in patients with acute perimyocarditis with speckle tracking...
  36. ncbi request reprint Adjunctive pharmacotherapy for coronary interventions-time to read the writing on the wall
    Edo Kaluski
    Department of Cardiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Acute Card Care 8:186-95. 2006
    ..After over three decades of PCI, it is time to engage in dose and duration optimizing studies for these agents...
  37. doi request reprint Higher rate of comorbidities after cardiac retransplantation contributes to decreased survival
    Lana Tsao
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:1072-4. 2009
    ..Cardiac retransplantation is the definitive treatment for allograft failure despite decreased long-term survival in these patients. The cause of the poorer outcomes in cardiac retransplant patients is unclear...
  38. doi request reprint Predictors of mortality after short-term ventricular assist device placement
    Berhane Worku
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:1608-12; discussion 1612-3. 2011
    ..Our goal was to devise a risk stratification system that may be used shortly after stabilization of hemodynamics with a short-term VAD to predict the likelihood of survival...
  39. ncbi request reprint Timing of temporary right ventricular assist device insertion for severe right heart failure after left ventricular assist device implantation
    Koji Takeda
    From the Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY and Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY
    ASAIO J 59:564-9. 2013
    ..Necessity of RVAD support is associated with significantly worse early and late mortality at any rate. The decision to place the RVAD can be made once it is clinically necessary. ..
  40. doi request reprint Acquired von Willebrand disease during CentriMag support is associated with high prevalence of bleeding during support and after transition to heart replacement therapy
    Kerry A Morrison
    From the Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York and Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York
    ASAIO J 60:241-2. 2014
    ..We found that acquired vWD is common early post CentriMag implantation and is associated with frequent bleeding events and high requirement of blood products. ..
  41. doi request reprint Acute mechanical circulatory support for fulminant myocarditis complicated by cardiogenic shock
    Kanika P Mody
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    J Cardiovasc Transl Res 7:156-64. 2014
    ..8 days. All three deaths were due to neurologic complications. MCS should be considered in patients with fulminant myocarditis complicated by shock. With aggressive medical therapy, early utilization of MCS carries promising outcomes...
  42. ncbi request reprint A stepwise progression in the treatment of cardiogenic shock
    Ari Pollack
    Department of Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Heart Lung 41:500-4. 2012
    ..We also review the literature with regard to the use of percutaneous left ventricular assist devices in the setting of cardiogenic shock...
  43. doi request reprint Twelve hours of sustained ventricular fibrillation supported by a continuous-flow left ventricular assist device
    Daniel B Sims
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 35:e144-8. 2012
    ..This case demonstrates that continuous-flow LVADs can be lifesaving in the setting of otherwise certain hemodynamic collapse from sustained ventricular fibrillation...
  44. doi request reprint Prevalence of de novo aortic insufficiency during long-term support with left ventricular assist devices
    Sang Woo Pak
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:1172-6. 2010
    ..We compared the prevalence of aortic insufficiency (AI) after HeartMate II (HMII) vs HeartMate XVE (HMI) support and assessed the role of aortic root diameter and aortic valve opening in the development of AI...
  45. doi request reprint Utilization of defibrillators and resynchronization therapy at the time of evaluation at a heart failure and cardiac transplantation center
    Daniel B Sims
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 33:988-93. 2010
    ..The use of these devices in patients at the time of an initial evaluation at an advanced heart failure and cardiac transplantation center is unknown...
  46. doi request reprint Use of ventricular assist devices in patients with mitral valve prostheses
    Ayumi Goda
    Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Card Surg 26:334-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to report our experience of the use of VADs in patients with prosthetic mitral valves...
  47. doi request reprint Effect of acute β-blocker withholding on ventilatory efficiency in patients with advanced chronic heart failure
    Pierantonio Laveneziana
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Card Fail 16:548-55. 2010
    ..This is the first study to examine the effect of acute (24-hour) beta-blocker withholding on ventilatory efficiency in patients with advanced chronic heart failure (CHF) during maximal incremental treadmill cardiopulmonary exercise test...
  48. ncbi request reprint The daily incidence of acute heart failure is correlated with low minimal night temperature: cold immersion pulmonary edema revisited?
    Olga Milo-Cotter
    Department of Cardiology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    J Card Fail 12:114-9. 2006
    ..Previous studies suggested a higher incidence of acute heart failure (AHF) during cold months in regions with cold climate. We examined the daily incidence of AHF by same-day trough temperature and humidity in a warmer region...
  49. ncbi request reprint Peripheral venous congestion causes inflammation, neurohormonal, and endothelial cell activation
    Paolo C Colombo
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Eur Heart J 35:448-54. 2014
    ..This study aimed at elucidating whether peripheral venous congestion is sufficient to promote changes in inflammatory, neurohormonal, and endothelial phenotype similar to those observed in HF and RF...
  50. doi request reprint Sinus rhythm restoration after atrial fibrillation: the clinical value of N-terminal pro-BNP measurements
    Vladimir Danicek
    Department of Cardiology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:955-60. 2008
    ..To examine the effects of sinus rhythm (SR) restoration on N-Terminal pro-BNP (NTP-BNP) in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  51. pmc Inflammatory activation: cardiac, renal, and cardio-renal interactions in patients with the cardiorenal syndrome
    Paolo C Colombo
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Medical Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 17:177-90. 2012
    ..Finally, it will require greater focus on volume overload as an increasingly significant source of systemic inflammation in the cardiorenal syndrome...
  52. ncbi request reprint Management of cardiac arrest in 2005: an update
    Edo Kaluski
    Department of Cardiology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 7:589-94. 2005
    ..The persistent, discouraging, low functional survival rate (less than 5% of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest victims) mandates reassessment of current strategies and guidelines...
  53. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic ejection fraction in patients with acute heart failure: correlations with hemodynamic, clinical, and neurohormonal measures and short-term outcome
    Nir Uriel
    The Cardiology Department, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, 70300, Zerifin, Israel
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:815-9. 2005
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  54. ncbi request reprint Acute heart failure associated with high admission blood pressure--a distinct vascular disorder?
    Olga Milo-Cotter
    Duke University Medical Center and the Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham NC, 27515, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 9:178-83. 2007
    ..Although blood pressure (BP) is elevated in patients with acute heart failure (AHF), first admission BP has not been meticulously recorded before treatment in previous studies...