Blase Anthony Carabello

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ten frequently asked questions about cardiac hypertrophy
    Blase Anthony Carabello
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425 2221, USA
    Cardiol Rev 11:249-51. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Introduction to aortic stenosis
    Blase A Carabello
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Medical Service III, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Circ Res 113:179-85. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Volume overload
    Blase A Carabello
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Heart Fail Clin 8:33-42. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Is it ever too late to operate on the patient with valvular heart disease?
    Blase A Carabello
    Medical Care Line, Department of Veterans Affairs, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, and the Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:376-83. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Indications for mitral valve surgery
    B A Carabello
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 45:407-18. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Modern management of mitral stenosis
    Blase A Carabello
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2002 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Circulation 112:432-7. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The management of functional mitral regurgitation
    Blase A Carabello
    Michael E DeBakey Veteran s Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 9:112-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Aortic stenosis: from pressure overload to heart failure
    Blase A Carabello
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Heart Fail Clin 2:435-42. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint What is new in the 2006 ACC/AHA guidelines on valvular heart disease?
    Blase A Carabello
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Medical Service 111, 2002 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 10:85-90. 2008
  10. doi request reprint The current therapy for mitral regurgitation
    Blase A Carabello
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:319-26. 2008

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Ten frequently asked questions about cardiac hypertrophy
    Blase Anthony Carabello
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425 2221, USA
    Cardiol Rev 11:249-51. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Introduction to aortic stenosis
    Blase A Carabello
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Medical Service III, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Circ Res 113:179-85. 2013
    ..Traditionally performed during cardiac surgery, aortic valve replacement now may be performed safely and effectively using transcatheter techniques, potentially revolutionizing the approach to this potentially fatal disease. ..
  3. doi request reprint Volume overload
    Blase A Carabello
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Heart Fail Clin 8:33-42. 2012
    ..An understanding of these different patterns of hypertrophy and/or remodeling should be useful in developing strategies for the timing and correction of cardiac volume overload...
  4. ncbi request reprint Is it ever too late to operate on the patient with valvular heart disease?
    Blase A Carabello
    Medical Care Line, Department of Veterans Affairs, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, and the Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:376-83. 2004
    ..However, selection of which of these very ill patients will or will not benefit from valve surgery remains a challenge for all of us. It is this group of patients that is addressed in the review...
  5. ncbi request reprint Indications for mitral valve surgery
    B A Carabello
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 45:407-18. 2004
    ..However, much is left to be done: increased repair rate, better definition of the role of surgery in both ischemic and myopathic MR and the role of limited incision surgery are all on the exciting horizon of the future...
  6. ncbi request reprint Modern management of mitral stenosis
    Blase A Carabello
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2002 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Circulation 112:432-7. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The management of functional mitral regurgitation
    Blase A Carabello
    Michael E DeBakey Veteran s Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 9:112-7. 2007
    ..Other areas of uncertainty include the type of correction to be used and whether burgeoning technologies for percutaneous valve repair will be useful...
  8. ncbi request reprint Aortic stenosis: from pressure overload to heart failure
    Blase A Carabello
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Heart Fail Clin 2:435-42. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint What is new in the 2006 ACC/AHA guidelines on valvular heart disease?
    Blase A Carabello
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Medical Service 111, 2002 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 10:85-90. 2008
    ..This 150-page document with more than 1000 references should be useful in guiding practice for these often complex patients. This article summarizes some of the more salient changes in 2006 compared with those of 1998...
  10. doi request reprint The current therapy for mitral regurgitation
    Blase A Carabello
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:319-26. 2008
    ..Future data from randomized trials will help clarify when and in whom these therapies are applicable...
  11. doi request reprint The SEAS Trial
    Blase A Carabello
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 12:122-4. 2010
    ..However drug therapy had no effect on the progression of AS. Conclusion. While AS has many similarities to atherosclerosis, lipid lowering therapy does not affect progression of moderate to severe AS...
  12. ncbi request reprint Ten FAQs about hemodynamics
    Blase A Carabello
    Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Texas 77030, USA
    Cardiol Rev 11:218-20. 2003
  13. ncbi request reprint Management of the elderly aortic stenosis patient with low gradient and low ejection fraction
    Blase A Carabello
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine and Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 12:165-70; quiz 170-2. 2003
    ..However, if output increases but gradient does not, only mild stenosis is present and surgery is unlikely to prolong life...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Aortic stenosis
    Blase A Carabello
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:677-82. 2002
  15. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and management of patients with aortic stenosis
    Blase A Carabello
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, and the Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Tex, USA
    Circulation 105:1746-50. 2002
  16. ncbi request reprint The ten most commonly asked questions about aortic stenosis
    Blase A Carabello
    Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77 30, USA
    Cardiol Rev 10:262-4. 2002
  17. ncbi request reprint The ten most commonly asked questions about mitral regurgitation
    Blase A Carabello
    Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, TX 77030, USA
    Cardiol Rev 10:321-2. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint Pathophysiology of valvular heart disease: implications for nuclear imaging
    Blase Carabello
    VA Medical Center, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 9:104-13. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint The ten most commonly asked questions about measuring left ventricular function
    Blase A Carabello
    Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cardiol Rev 11:58-9. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint Contemporary aortic valve therapy
    Blase A Carabello
    Baylor College of Medicine and Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Methodist Debakey Cardiovasc J 6:33-9. 2010
    ..These mechanical problems ultimately require mechanical correction in the form of valve replacement or repair, and the timing and types of mechanical therapy will be the main thrusts of this article...
  21. ncbi request reprint PPAR-gamma agonist rosiglitazone ameliorates ventricular dysfunction in experimental chronic mitral regurgitation
    Shintaro Nemoto
    Department of Medicine, Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2002 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 288:H77-82. 2005
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  22. ncbi request reprint Effects of changes in left ventricular contractility on indexes of contractility in mice
    Shintaro Nemoto
    Department of Medicine, Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 283:H2504-10. 2002
    ..Heart rate has a modest but significant effect on P-V relationship-derived indexes and must be considered in the evaluation of murine cardiac physiology...
  23. doi request reprint Severe aortic stenosis in a veteran population: treatment considerations and survival
    Faisal G Bakaeen
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:453-8. 2010
    ..We examined factors affecting the choice of surgical versus medical treatment of severe aortic stenosis and evaluated associated patient survival...
  24. ncbi request reprint Concentric versus eccentric remodeling
    Blase A Carabello
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine Medical, Houston, and Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Card Fail 8:S258-63. 2002
    ..It now appears that in pressure overload this imbalance is created as synthesis rate increases while in volume overload hypertrophy appears to accrue because degradation rate decreases...
  25. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of the angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor lisinopril versus the beta-adrenergic receptor blocker atenolol on hemodynamics and left ventricular contractile function in experimental mitral regurgitation
    Shintaro Nemoto
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Gazes Cardiac Research Institute, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:149-54. 2002
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  26. doi request reprint Aortic stenosis
    Blase A Carabello
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Medicine and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Lancet 373:956-66. 2009
    ..We discuss these issues in this Review...
  27. doi request reprint Outcomes of aortic valve replacement performed by residents in octogenarians
    Shuab Omer
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Surg Res 156:139-44. 2009
    ..Aortic valve replacement (AVR) traditionally carries a significant risk in elderly patients. We evaluated the outcomes of AVR in octogenarian patients in the context of surgical education...
  28. ncbi request reprint Targeted overexpression of noncleavable and secreted forms of tumor necrosis factor provokes disparate cardiac phenotypes
    Abhinav Diwan
    Winters Center for Heart Failure Research, Houston VAMC, Baylor College of Medicine and The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    Circulation 109:262-8. 2004
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  29. ncbi request reprint Targeted overexpression of transmembrane tumor necrosis factor provokes a concentric cardiac hypertrophic phenotype
    Ziad I Dibbs
    Winters Center for Heart Failure Research, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Circulation 108:1002-8. 2003
    ..Whereas the effects of secreted TNF in the heart have been characterized extensively, the effects of transmembrane TNF in the heart are unknown...
  30. ncbi request reprint CD14-deficient mice are protected against lipopolysaccharide-induced cardiac inflammation and left ventricular dysfunction
    Pascal Knuefermann
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex, USA
    Circulation 106:2608-15. 2002
    ..CD14 mediates the inflammatory response to lipopolysaccharide (LPS) in various organs including the heart. In this study we investigated the role of CD14 in LPS-induced myocardial dysfunction in vivo...
  31. doi request reprint Is an age of 80 years or greater an important predictor of short-term outcomes of isolated aortic valve replacement in veterans?
    Faisal G Bakaeen
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:769-74. 2010
    ..There is a popular perception that aortic valve replacement (AVR) in octogenarians carries a high risk related primarily to advanced age...
  32. ncbi request reprint Escherichia coli LPS-induced LV dysfunction: role of toll-like receptor-4 in the adult heart
    Shintaro Nemoto
    Department of Medicine, Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 282:H2316-23. 2002
    ..This study suggests that TLR-4 mediates the LV dysfunction that occurs in LPS-induced shock. Therefore, TLR-4 might be a therapeutic target for attenuating the effects of LPS on the heart...
  33. ncbi request reprint Malignant pleural/pericardial effusion with tamponade and life-threatening reversible myocardial depression in a case of an initial presentation of lung adenocarcinoma
    Tony S Ma
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cardiology 105:30-3. 2006
    ..While the direct link of cause and effect cannot be made with certainty, the case should be instructive to other clinicians who encounter similar life-threatening presentations of cardiac decompensation in malignancy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Selection of patients with aortic stenosis for operation: the asymptomatic patient and the patient with poor LV function
    Blase A Carabello
    Houston VA Medical Center, Houston, Tex, USA
    Adv Cardiol 39:49-60. 2002
  35. ncbi request reprint Herpes zoster and its cardiovascular complications in the elderly--another look at a dormant virus
    Tony S Ma
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cardiology 107:63-7. 2007
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  36. pmc Aldosterone, through novel signaling proteins, is a fundamental molecular bridge between the genetic defect and the cardiac phenotype of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    Natalia Tsybouleva
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine and The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    Circulation 109:1284-91. 2004
    ..The genetic basis of HCM is largely known; however, the molecular mediators of cardiac phenotypes are unknown...