Lawrence Baruch

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and the elderly: more than just blood pressure control
    Lawrence Baruch
    Cardiology Division, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 6:249-55. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Morbidity, mortality, physiologic and functional parameters in elderly and non-elderly patients in the Valsartan Heart Failure Trial (Val-HeFT)
    Lawrence Baruch
    Bronx VA Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    Am Heart J 148:951-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Beta-blockers in heart failure: is more better?
    Lawrence Baruch
    Bronx VA Medical Center, 130 West Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    Curr Heart Fail Rep 1:77-81. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Can patients at elevated risk of stroke treated with anticoagulants be further risk stratified?
    Lawrence Baruch
    Bronx VA Hospital, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    Stroke 38:2459-63. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Ezetimibe 5 and 10 mg for lowering LDL-C: potential billion-dollar savings with improved tolerability
    Lawrence Baruch
    James J Peters VA Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:637-41. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Effect on serum lipid levels of switching dose of ezetimibe from 10 to 5 mg
    Lawrence Baruch
    James J Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 103:1568-71. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of treatment benefit and outcome in women versus men with chronic heart failure (from the Valsartan Heart Failure Trial)
    Silja K Majahalme
    Tampere University, Tampere, Finland Appleton Heart Institute, Appleton, Wisconsin, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:529-32. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality: the need for intelligent efforts
    Lawrence Baruch
    Arch Intern Med 165:1455-6. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Diastolic dysfunction in heart failure with preserved systolic function: need for objective evidence:results from the CHARM Echocardiographic Substudy-CHARMES
    Hans Persson
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital Department of Cardiology, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:687-94. 2007

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and the elderly: more than just blood pressure control
    Lawrence Baruch
    Cardiology Division, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 6:249-55. 2004
    ..Their use should be considered within a comprehensive risk assessment that includes individualized risk-benefit considerations...
  2. ncbi request reprint Morbidity, mortality, physiologic and functional parameters in elderly and non-elderly patients in the Valsartan Heart Failure Trial (Val-HeFT)
    Lawrence Baruch
    Bronx VA Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    Am Heart J 148:951-7. 2004
    ..As the prevalence of HF morbidity and mortality are increased in the elderly, the effect of valsartan in the elderly is of clinical significance...
  3. ncbi request reprint Beta-blockers in heart failure: is more better?
    Lawrence Baruch
    Bronx VA Medical Center, 130 West Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    Curr Heart Fail Rep 1:77-81. 2004
    ..Because direct dose comparisons of b-blockers are limited, we draw upon a broader spectrum of clinical trials across the cardiovascular continuum that involved neurohormonal modulators to address the question, "Is more better?"..
  4. ncbi request reprint Can patients at elevated risk of stroke treated with anticoagulants be further risk stratified?
    Lawrence Baruch
    Bronx VA Hospital, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    Stroke 38:2459-63. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the predictive value of stroke risk classification schemes and to identify patients with atrial fibrillation who are at substantial risk of stroke despite optimal anticoagulant therapy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ezetimibe 5 and 10 mg for lowering LDL-C: potential billion-dollar savings with improved tolerability
    Lawrence Baruch
    James J Peters VA Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:637-41. 2008
    ..To compare the clinical efficacy of ezetimibe 5 mg (prescribed as a 10-mg tablet split in half) with a whole 10-mg tablet...
  6. doi request reprint Effect on serum lipid levels of switching dose of ezetimibe from 10 to 5 mg
    Lawrence Baruch
    James J Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 103:1568-71. 2009
    ..In conclusion, conversion to the lower dose of ezetimibe did not result in any clinically meaningful or statistically significant changes in any lipid parameter...
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of treatment benefit and outcome in women versus men with chronic heart failure (from the Valsartan Heart Failure Trial)
    Silja K Majahalme
    Tampere University, Tampere, Finland Appleton Heart Institute, Appleton, Wisconsin, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:529-32. 2005
    ..Co-morbidities, such as diabetes and coronary artery disease, increased nonfatal cardiac morbidity more in women than in men...
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality: the need for intelligent efforts
    Lawrence Baruch
    Arch Intern Med 165:1455-6. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Diastolic dysfunction in heart failure with preserved systolic function: need for objective evidence:results from the CHARM Echocardiographic Substudy-CHARMES
    Hans Persson
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital Department of Cardiology, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:687-94. 2007
    ..We tested the hypothesis that diastolic dysfunction (DD) was an important predictor of cardiovascular (CV) death or heart failure (HF) hospitalization in a subset of patients (ejection fraction [EF] >40%) in the CHARM-Preserved study...

Research Grants3

  1. Software Promotes NCEP/AHA Provider Guideline Adherence
    Lawrence Baruch; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..If this automated clinical information and decision support system is successful and widely implemented, the best outcomes from care for chronic cardiovascular disease may be achieved. ..
  2. SOFTWARE EFFECT ON PROMOTING ADHERENCE TO CHF GUIDELINES
    Lawrence Baruch; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If this decision support system is successful and widely implemented, the best outcomes from care for chronic heart failure may be achieved. ..
  3. AUTOMATED CARDIAC DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM IMPROVES CARE
    Lawrence Baruch; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If this automated clinical information and decision support system is successful and widely implemented, the best outcomes from care for chronic cardiovascular disease may be achieved. ..