A Rozanski

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Long-term mortality following normal exercise myocardial perfusion SPECT according to coronary disease risk factors
    Alan Rozanski
    Division of Cardiology, St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 21:341-50. 2014
  2. doi request reprint The coronary calcium treadmill test: a new approach to the initial workup of patients with suspected coronary artery disease
    Alan Rozanski
    Division of Cardiology and Department of Medicine, St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital, 1111 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY, 10025, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 20:719-30. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Peripheral arterial responses to treadmill exercise among healthy subjects and atherosclerotic patients
    A Rozanski
    Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Circulation 103:2084-9. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology, pathophysiology, and management of psychosocial risk factors in cardiac practice: the emerging field of behavioral cardiology
    Alan Rozanski
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, and the Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:637-51. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of psychological factors on the pathogenesis of cardiovascular disease and implications for therapy
    A Rozanski
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Circulation 99:2192-217. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychologic functioning and physical health: a paradigm of flexibility
    Alan Rozanski
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, 1111 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:S47-53. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Integrating psychologic approaches into the behavioral management of cardiac patients
    Alan Rozanski
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, 1111 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:S67-73. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Reliability of enhanced gated SPECT in assessing wall motion of severely hypoperfused myocardium: echocardiographic validation
    K Nichols
    Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 5:387-94. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Predicting therapeutic benefit from myocardial revascularization procedures: are measurements of both resting left ventricular ejection fraction and stress-induced myocardial ischemia necessary?
    Rory Hachamovitch
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 13:768-78. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular stress response and coronary artery disease: evidence of an adverse postmenopausal effect in women
    C N Bairey Merz
    Department of Medicine, Cedars Sinai Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, University of California School of Medicine, Los Angeles 90048, USA
    Am Heart J 135:881-7. 1998

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Publications41

  1. doi request reprint Long-term mortality following normal exercise myocardial perfusion SPECT according to coronary disease risk factors
    Alan Rozanski
    Division of Cardiology, St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 21:341-50. 2014
    ..While normal exercise myocardial perfusion imaging (SPECT-MPI) is a robust predictor of low short-term clinical risk, there is increasing interest in ascertaining how clinical factors influence long-term risk following SPECT-MPI...
  2. doi request reprint The coronary calcium treadmill test: a new approach to the initial workup of patients with suspected coronary artery disease
    Alan Rozanski
    Division of Cardiology and Department of Medicine, St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital, 1111 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY, 10025, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 20:719-30. 2013
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Peripheral arterial responses to treadmill exercise among healthy subjects and atherosclerotic patients
    A Rozanski
    Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Circulation 103:2084-9. 2001
    ..Hence, we compared finger pulse-wave amplitude (PWA) responses to exercise among 50 normal volunteers and 57 patients with atherosclerotic coronary artery disease (CAD) using a robust, modified form of volume plethysmography...
  4. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology, pathophysiology, and management of psychosocial risk factors in cardiac practice: the emerging field of behavioral cardiology
    Alan Rozanski
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, and the Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:637-51. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of psychological factors on the pathogenesis of cardiovascular disease and implications for therapy
    A Rozanski
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Circulation 99:2192-217. 1999
    ..When they do so, the resultant risk for cardiac events is often substantially elevated, equaling that associated with previously established risk factors for CAD, such as hypertension and hypercholesterolemia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychologic functioning and physical health: a paradigm of flexibility
    Alan Rozanski
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, 1111 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:S47-53. 2005
    ..Pending further study, these observations could serve as the basis for expanding the potential behavioral interventions that may be used to assist patients with psychosocial risk factors for CAD...
  7. ncbi request reprint Integrating psychologic approaches into the behavioral management of cardiac patients
    Alan Rozanski
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, 1111 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:S67-73. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Reliability of enhanced gated SPECT in assessing wall motion of severely hypoperfused myocardium: echocardiographic validation
    K Nichols
    Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 5:387-94. 1998
    ..This is especially important if transformed images are to be used to aid in the discernment of regional wall-motion abnormalities...
  9. ncbi request reprint Predicting therapeutic benefit from myocardial revascularization procedures: are measurements of both resting left ventricular ejection fraction and stress-induced myocardial ischemia necessary?
    Rory Hachamovitch
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 13:768-78. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that ejection fraction (EF) best predicts cardiovascular death but only measures of ischemia predict relative survival benefit from revascularization compared with medical therapy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular stress response and coronary artery disease: evidence of an adverse postmenopausal effect in women
    C N Bairey Merz
    Department of Medicine, Cedars Sinai Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, University of California School of Medicine, Los Angeles 90048, USA
    Am Heart J 135:881-7. 1998
    ..To test the hypothesis that postmenopausal women demonstrate greater vascular instability, measured by enhanced cardiovascular stress responses during mental stress, compared with men and premenopausal women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Principal uses of myocardial perfusion scintigraphy in the management of patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease
    S S Yao
    Department of Medicine, St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10019, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 43:281-302. 2001
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  12. ncbi request reprint Terrorism and the heart: implications for arrhythmogenesis and coronary artery disease
    Ehtasham A Qureshi
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, USA
    Card Electrophysiol Rev 7:80-4. 2003
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  13. ncbi request reprint Detection of occult left ventricular dysfunction in patients without prior clinical history of myocardial infarction by technetium-99m sestamibi myocardial perfusion gated single-photon emission computed tomography
    Shu Sun Yao
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10019, USA
    Clin Cardiol 25:429-35. 2002
    ..In the absence of a prior history of myocardial infarction (MI), left ventricular (LV) dysfunction is commonly due to hypertension, valvular heart disease, or hibernating myocardium...
  14. ncbi request reprint Increased incidence of life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias in implantable defibrillator patients after the World Trade Center attack
    Jonathan S Steinberg
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:1261-4. 2004
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  15. ncbi request reprint Do patient data ever exceed the partial volume limit in gated SPECT studies?
    K Nichols
    Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 5:484-90. 1998
    ..Recent studies have challenged such assumptions, reporting that systolic count changes underestimate wall thickening as measured by echocardiography and magnetic resonance imaging...
  16. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of finger blood flow during exercise as a marker of functionally significant coronary heart disease
    Ehtasham Qureshi
    Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:756-9. 2002
  17. ncbi request reprint Postexercise left ventricular function: a comparative assessment by different noninvasive imaging modalities
    A Rozanski
    Department of Medicine, St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 43:335-50. 2001
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  18. doi request reprint Impact of weight on long-term survival among patients without known coronary artery disease and a normal stress SPECT MPI
    Seth Uretsky
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, St Luke s and Roosevelt Hospitals, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1111 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 17:390-7. 2010
    ..The extent to which an obesity paradox operates among patients with only suspected CAD, is not well determined...
  19. ncbi request reprint Role of F-18 FDG positron emission tomography (PET) in the assessment of myocardial viability
    Munir Ghesani
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, New York 10019, USA
    Echocardiography 22:165-77. 2005
    ..Mismatch between blood flow and FDG metabolism, an indicator of viable, jeopardized myocardium, can predict postrevascularization improvement in left ventricular function, symptomatic relief, and long-term survival...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparison of Tc-99m sestamibi and Tl-201 gated perfusion SPECT
    E G DePuey
    Department of Radiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 6:278-85. 1999
    ..On a subsequent day gated Tl-201 SPECT was acquired for 15 minutes, 4 hours after a resting 3.5 mCi (130 MBq) injection. SPECT was performed over a 180-degree arc by use of a 90-degree angled 2-detector camera...
  21. ncbi request reprint Stress radionuclide imaging versus stress echocardiography: a framework for comparisons
    A Rozanski
    Department of Medicine, St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 43:275-9. 2001
    ..Furthermore, it is important to distinguish between a test's efficacy (ie, its intrinsic accuracy) and its effectiveness (ie, how it performs in the real world of clinical practice)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Principles for combining radionuclide and echocardiographic stress imaging into a single clinical laboratory service
    A Rozanski
    Department of Medicine, St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 43:363-72. 2001
    ..in the interpretation of the results of testing; characterizing both the extent and severity of any induced myocardial ischemia; and analyzing the test results in a blinded fashion, without prior knowledge of patient clinical history..
  23. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes after both coronary calcium scanning and exercise myocardial perfusion scintigraphy
    Alan Rozanski
    Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1352-61. 2007
    ..The purpose of this work was to assess the prognosis in patients undergoing both coronary artery calcium (CAC) scanning and exercise myocardial perfusion scintigraphy (MPS)...
  24. doi request reprint Prognostic accuracy of B-natriuretic peptide measurements and coronary artery calcium in asymptomatic subjects (from the Early Identification of Subclinical Atherosclerosis by Noninvasive Imaging Research [EISNER] study)
    Leslee J Shaw
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 104:1245-50. 2009
    ..4% and 35.7% of CV events in patients with hypertension and in elderly patients beyond the Framingham risk score. In conclusion, BNP and CAC are independently predictive of CV events...
  25. ncbi request reprint Use of coronary calcium scanning for predicting inducible myocardial ischemia: Influence of patients' clinical presentation
    Alan Rozanski
    Department of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 14:669-79. 2007
    ..However, the potential influence of clinical factors on the relationship between CAC measurements and inducible ischemia has not yet been investigated...
  26. doi request reprint Thoracic aortic calcium versus coronary artery calcium for the prediction of coronary heart disease and cardiovascular disease events
    Nathan D Wong
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2:319-26. 2009
    ..This study compared the ability of coronary artery calcium (CAC) and thoracic aortic calcium (TAC) to predict coronary heart disease (CHD) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) events...
  27. doi request reprint Myeloperoxidase, subclinical atherosclerosis, and cardiovascular disease events
    Nathan D Wong
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2:1093-9. 2009
    ..We evaluated whether myeloperoxidase (MPO) predicts future cardiovascular disease (CVD) events in asymptomatic adults and whether subclinical atherosclerosis may affect this relation...
  28. ncbi request reprint New concept in the pathogenesis of cardiovascular disease
    Jeanine B Albu
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, USA
    AIDS Read 13:S20-4. 2003
    ..It also summarizes available data on treatments of these risk factors...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prospective validation of a quantitative method for differentiating ischemic versus nonischemic cardiomyopathy by technetium-99m sestamibi myocardial perfusion single-photon emission computed tomography
    Siu Sun Yao
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10019, USA
    Clin Cardiol 27:615-20. 2004
    ..Quantitative analysis of perfusion patterns among patients with LV dysfunction offers an opportunity for developing criteria to differentiate ischemic from nonischemic cardiomyopathy...
  30. ncbi request reprint Depression and increased myocardial ischemic activity in patients with ischemic heart disease
    Wei Jiang
    Departments of Department ofPsychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am Heart J 146:55-61. 2003
    ..Similar patterns of results were noted for CES-D scores and ischemia during daily life...
  31. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and diabetes are associated with an increased likelihood of inducible myocardial ischemia among patients with subclinical atherosclerosis
    Nathan D Wong
    Director of Cardiac Imaging, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Bldg, Room 1258, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1445-50. 2005
    ..Because metabolic syndrome contributes to atherosclerosis, we assessed whether it also influences the relationship between CAC levels and myocardial ischemia...
  32. ncbi request reprint Relationship between stress-induced myocardial ischemia and atherosclerosis measured by coronary calcium tomography
    Daniel S Berman
    Department of Imaging, Burns and Allen Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:923-30. 2004
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  33. ncbi request reprint Comparative use of radionuclide stress testing, coronary artery calcium scanning, and noninvasive coronary angiography for diagnostic and prognostic cardiac assessment
    Daniel S Berman
    Department of Imaging and Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, CSMC Burns and Allen Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Semin Nucl Med 37:2-16. 2007
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implications of atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing myocardial perfusion single-photon emission computed tomography
    Aiden Abidov
    Departments of Imaging Division of Nuclear Medicine and Medicine Division of Cardiology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:1062-70. 2004
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Assessment of peripheral artery tonometry in the detection of treadmill exercise-induced myocardial ischemia
    Pierre Chouraqui
    Nuclear Cardiology Unit, The Heart Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:2195-200. 2002
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Roles of nuclear cardiology, cardiac computed tomography, and cardiac magnetic resonance: Noninvasive risk stratification and a conceptual framework for the selection of noninvasive imaging tests in patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease
    Daniel S Berman
    Department of Imaging and Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Burns and Allen Research Institute, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    J Nucl Med 47:1107-18. 2006
    ..We consider it likely that, with an increased emphasis on prevention and a concomitant aging of the population, many forms of noninvasive cardiac imaging will continue to grow, with nuclear cardiology continuing to grow...
  37. ncbi request reprint Roles of nuclear cardiology, cardiac computed tomography, and cardiac magnetic resonance: assessment of patients with suspected coronary artery disease
    Daniel S Berman
    Department of Imaging and Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Burns and Allen Research Institute, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    J Nucl Med 47:74-82. 2006
    ..While CT and CMR are likely to grow considerably in diagnostic evaluation over the next several years, MPS and PET will continue to be very valuable techniques for this purpose...
  38. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of dyspnea in patients referred for cardiac stress testing
    Aiden Abidov
    Department of Imaging, Division of Nuclear Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:1889-98. 2005
    ..Although dyspnea is a common symptom, there has been only limited investigation of its prognostic significance among patients referred for cardiac evaluation...
  39. ncbi request reprint The clinical impact of negative psychological states: expanding the spectrum of risk for coronary artery disease
    Laura D Kubzansky
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:S10-4. 2005
    ..The association between even mild depressive symptoms and sequelae of cardiac disease raises the following question: Is the spectrum of psychological factors associated with cardiac disease greater than previously recognized?..
  40. ncbi request reprint Social network and coronary artery calcification in asymptomatic individuals
    Willem J Kop
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:343-52. 2005
    ..Psychosocial factors are associated with the development of coronary artery disease. However, studies examining psychosocial factors as risk indicators for coronary artery calcification (CAC) have been inconclusive...
  41. ncbi request reprint Proceed with caution: reliance on coronary angiography to exclude organic disease in women
    Alan Rozanski
    J Nucl Cardiol 13:450-6. 2006