S W Zarich

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Affiliation: Bridgeport Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Validity of Amino Terminal pro-Brain Natiuretic Peptide in a Medically Complex Elderly Population
    Mazhar A Afaq
    Departments of Medicine Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and Pathology, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, CT, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
    J Clin Med Res 3:156-63. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome, diabetes and cardiovascular events: current controversies and recommendations
    S W Zarich
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Minerva Cardioangiol 54:195-214. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Potential of glucose-lowering drugs to reduce cardiovascular events
    Stuart W Zarich
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, 267 Grant Street, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 9:87-94. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of intensive glycemic control in the management of patients who have acute myocardial infarction
    Stuart W Zarich
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, 267 Grant Street, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Cardiol Clin 23:109-17. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a multidisciplinary quality improvement initiative in reducing door-to-balloon times in primary angioplasty
    Stuart W Zarich
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, 267 Grant Street, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 17:191-5. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Minor elevations in troponin T values enhance risk assessment in emergency department patients with suspected myocardial ischemia: analysis of novel troponin T cut-off values
    Stuart W Zarich
    Department of Cardiology, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, 267 Grant Street, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 343:223-9. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Antidiabetic agents and cardiovascular risk in type 2 diabetes
    Stuart W Zarich
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Nat Rev Endocrinol 5:500-6. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Does choice of antidiabetes therapy influence macrovascular outcomes?
    Stuart W Zarich
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, 267 Grant Street, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 10:24-31. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Value of a single troponin T at the time of presentation as compared to serial CK-MB determinations in patients with suspected myocardial ischemia
    Stuart W Zarich
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 326:185-92. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of troponin T determinations on hospital resource utilization and costs in the evaluation of patients with suspected myocardial ischemia
    S Zarich
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University Medical School, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06610, USA
    Am J Cardiol 88:732-6. 2001

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Publications21

  1. pmc Validity of Amino Terminal pro-Brain Natiuretic Peptide in a Medically Complex Elderly Population
    Mazhar A Afaq
    Departments of Medicine Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and Pathology, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, CT, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
    J Clin Med Res 3:156-63. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that the diagnostic utility of Amino Terminal pro Brain Natiuretic Peptide (NT-proBNP) is diminished in a complex elderly population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome, diabetes and cardiovascular events: current controversies and recommendations
    S W Zarich
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Minerva Cardioangiol 54:195-214. 2006
    ..Further research is needed to understand the role of more aggressive therapy in preventing type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular events in the population...
  3. ncbi request reprint Potential of glucose-lowering drugs to reduce cardiovascular events
    Stuart W Zarich
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, 267 Grant Street, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 9:87-94. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of intensive glycemic control in the management of patients who have acute myocardial infarction
    Stuart W Zarich
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, 267 Grant Street, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Cardiol Clin 23:109-17. 2005
    ..Careful attention also should be paid to aggressive lifestyle modifications and treatment of hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and left ventricular dysfunction, as well as appropriate use of anti-platelet and antithrombotic agents...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a multidisciplinary quality improvement initiative in reducing door-to-balloon times in primary angioplasty
    Stuart W Zarich
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, 267 Grant Street, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 17:191-5. 2004
    ..Subsequent quality initiatives resulted in a dramatic reduction in the mean DTB time (141.3 minutes preintervention compared to 95.1 minutes postintervention; P < 0.001)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Minor elevations in troponin T values enhance risk assessment in emergency department patients with suspected myocardial ischemia: analysis of novel troponin T cut-off values
    Stuart W Zarich
    Department of Cardiology, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, 267 Grant Street, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 343:223-9. 2004
    ..e., TnT> or =0.1 microg/l), as minor elevations of troponin are associated with increased cardiovascular risk in selected patients with acute coronary syndromes...
  7. doi request reprint Antidiabetic agents and cardiovascular risk in type 2 diabetes
    Stuart W Zarich
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Nat Rev Endocrinol 5:500-6. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Does choice of antidiabetes therapy influence macrovascular outcomes?
    Stuart W Zarich
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, 267 Grant Street, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 10:24-31. 2010
    ..An evidenced-based review of choice of antidiabetic therapy to reduce CV events in T2DM is discussed below...
  9. ncbi request reprint Value of a single troponin T at the time of presentation as compared to serial CK-MB determinations in patients with suspected myocardial ischemia
    Stuart W Zarich
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 326:185-92. 2002
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of troponin T determinations on hospital resource utilization and costs in the evaluation of patients with suspected myocardial ischemia
    S Zarich
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University Medical School, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06610, USA
    Am J Cardiol 88:732-6. 2001
    ..5 vs 4.5 days; p = 0.03) compared with controls. Thus, utilization of troponin T in a broad spectrum of emergency department patients with suspected myocardial ischemia improves hospital resource utilization and reduces costs...
  11. ncbi request reprint Age and history of cardiac disease as risk factors for cardiac complications after peripheral vascular surgery in diabetic patients
    S W Zarich
    Section of Cardiology, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, Bridgeport, Conn, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 76:34-8. 2001
    ..To examine the relationship of age and clinical factors to postoperative cardiovascular events in a cohort of diabetic patients undergoing peripheral vascular surgery...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in young patients with acute MI: does the Framingham Risk Score underestimate cardiovascular risk in this population?
    Stuart Zarich
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Diab Vasc Dis Res 3:103-7. 2006
    ..Although MS is present in nearly two thirds of young patients with premature myocardial infarction, the Framingham Risk Score appears to underestimate global cardiovascular risk in this population...
  13. ncbi request reprint Implications and treatment of acute hyperglycemia in the setting of acute myocardial infarction
    Stuart W Zarich
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
    Circulation 115:e436-9. 2007
  14. ncbi request reprint Mechanism by which hyperglycemia plays a role in the setting of acute cardiovascular illness
    Stuart W Zarich
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 7:S35-43. 2006
    ..Aggressive therapy with continuous infusion of insulin seems to improve a host of metabolic and physiologic effects associated with acute hyperglycemia and appears warranted if euglycemia can be maintained...
  15. ncbi request reprint Long-term prognostic value of preoperative dipyridamole thallium imaging and clinical indexes in patients with diabetes mellitus undergoing peripheral vascular surgery
    M C Cohen
    Department of Medicine, Maine Medical Center, Portland, USA
    Am J Cardiol 83:1038-42. 1999
    ..Combined clinical and thallium variables may identify a population in whom intensive medical or surgical interventions may be warranted to reduce both perioperative and late cardiac events...
  16. ncbi request reprint The role of aspirin resistance in the treatment of acute coronary syndromes
    Gilead I Lancaster
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06610, USA
    Clin Cardiol 31:11-7. 2008
    ..The prognostic significance of prior aspirin use in acute coronary syndromes has important implications not only in clinical practice, but also in the design and interpretation of clinical trials...
  17. ncbi request reprint Treating the diabetic patient: appropriate care for glycemic control and cardiovascular disease risk factors
    Stuart W Zarich
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 4:S19-28. 2003
    ..Therefore, strict glycemic control, pharmacologic therapy, and lifestyle modifications are parts of a comprehensive strategy to prevent both microvascular and macrovascular events in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in the metabolic syndrome: impact of insulin resistance on lipids, hypertension, and the development of diabetes and cardiac events
    Stuart W Zarich
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale School of Medicine, Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 6:194-205. 2005
    ..It is expected that future studies will more clearly define the early use of insulin-sensitizing agents in MS...
  19. ncbi request reprint The effect of a six-week program of yoga and meditation on brachial artery reactivity: do psychosocial interventions affect vascular tone?
    Satish Sivasankaran
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06610, USA
    Clin Cardiol 29:393-8. 2006
    ..Chronic stress is estimated to increase the risk of cardiovascular (CV) events two-fold. Although stress reduction has been linked to a reduction in CV events, little is known regarding its exact mechanism of benefit...
  20. pmc Coronary thrombosis related to use of Xenadrine RFA
    Rajesh Sachdeva
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale Universitty School of Medicine, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06610, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 32:74-7. 2005
    ..There was no evidence of illicit drug use. Our report serves as a poignant reminder of the potential dangers of herbal supplementation, especially when used to heighten athletic performance...
  21. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Dramatic left atrial and ventricular hypertrophy in an adult with cyanotic congenital heart disease
    Rajesh Sachdeva
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, 267 Grant St, P O Box 5000, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Circulation 107:1679-80. 2003