J G Jollis

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Expansion of a regional ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction system to an entire state
    James G Jollis
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Circulation 126:189-95. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Systems of care for ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction: a report From the American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline
    James G Jollis
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:423-8. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Calcium channel blockers and mortality in elderly patients with myocardial infarction
    J G Jollis
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Arch Intern Med 159:2341-8. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Fenfluramine and phentermine and cardiovascular findings: effect of treatment duration on prevalence of valve abnormalities
    J G Jollis
    Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Circulation 101:2071-7. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of early discharge after coronary artery bypass graft surgery on rates of hospital readmission and death. The Ischemic Heart Disease (IHD) Patient Outcomes Research Team (PORT) Investigators
    P A Cowper
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 30:908-13. 1997
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the potential 'economic attractiveness' of new therapies in patients with non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome
    E L Eisenstein
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 17:263-72. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of New York's bypass surgery provider profiling on access to care and patient outcomes in the elderly
    E D Peterson
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 32:993-9. 1998
  8. ncbi request reprint Association between selective serotonin-reuptake inhibitor therapy and heart valve regurgitation
    S T Mast
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Am J Cardiol 87:989-93: A4. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Post-myocardial infarction risk stratification in elderly patients
    K P Alexander
    Outcomes Research and Assessment Group, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Am Heart J 142:37-42. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Advanced coronary artery disease: Appropriate end points for trials of novel therapies
    D E Kandzari
    Division of Cardiology and Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Am Heart J 142:843-51. 2001

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. doi request reprint Expansion of a regional ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction system to an entire state
    James G Jollis
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Circulation 126:189-95. 2012
    ..Despite national guidelines calling for timely coronary artery reperfusion, treatment is often delayed, particularly for patients requiring interhospital transfer...
  2. doi request reprint Systems of care for ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction: a report From the American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline
    James G Jollis
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:423-8. 2012
    ..In order to characterize currently implemented STEMI reperfusion systems and identify practices common to system organization, the American Heart Association surveyed existing systems throughout the United States...
  3. ncbi request reprint Calcium channel blockers and mortality in elderly patients with myocardial infarction
    J G Jollis
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Arch Intern Med 159:2341-8. 1999
    ..Although calcium channel blockers are a useful therapy in relieving angina, lowering blood pressure, and slowing conduction of atrial fibrillation, growing evidence has cast doubt on their safety in patients with coronary disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fenfluramine and phentermine and cardiovascular findings: effect of treatment duration on prevalence of valve abnormalities
    J G Jollis
    Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Circulation 101:2071-7. 2000
    ..The prevalence and clinical significance of regurgitation among patients treated with these medications has yet to be fully established...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of early discharge after coronary artery bypass graft surgery on rates of hospital readmission and death. The Ischemic Heart Disease (IHD) Patient Outcomes Research Team (PORT) Investigators
    P A Cowper
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 30:908-13. 1997
    ..This study examined the impact of early hospital discharge on short-term clinical outcomes of elderly patients treated with coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG) in the United States in 1992...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the potential 'economic attractiveness' of new therapies in patients with non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome
    E L Eisenstein
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 17:263-72. 2000
    ..To evaluate the relationship between how much a new cardiovascular therapy improves clinical outcomes over current therapies and how much more it can cost while still remaining 'economically attractive'...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of New York's bypass surgery provider profiling on access to care and patient outcomes in the elderly
    E D Peterson
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 32:993-9. 1998
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the effects of provider profiling on bypass surgery access and outcomes in elderly patients in New York...
  8. ncbi request reprint Association between selective serotonin-reuptake inhibitor therapy and heart valve regurgitation
    S T Mast
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Am J Cardiol 87:989-93: A4. 2001
    ..Among a large consecutive cohort of patients, the prevalence of mitral and aortic regurgitation in patients taking SSRIs was not different from that of controls, suggesting that SSRIs are not associated with valvular disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint Post-myocardial infarction risk stratification in elderly patients
    K P Alexander
    Outcomes Research and Assessment Group, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Am Heart J 142:37-42. 2001
    ..In particular, concern has been raised that the elderly, who are at high risk for recurrent ischemia and short-term death, are not referred as often as younger patients for post-MI testing...
  10. ncbi request reprint Advanced coronary artery disease: Appropriate end points for trials of novel therapies
    D E Kandzari
    Division of Cardiology and Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Am Heart J 142:843-51. 2001
    ..Because the natural history of these patients is less defined, the appropriate end points for trials of novel revascularization therapies involving patients with advanced coronary artery disease are not certain...
  11. ncbi request reprint Safety and effectiveness of transdermal nicotine patch in smokers admitted with acute coronary syndromes
    Trip J Meine
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:976-8. 2005
    ..Propensity analysis was used to match patients. Transdermal nicotine therapy appears safe and does not have an effect on the mortality of patients with acute coronary syndromes...
  12. ncbi request reprint The significance of elevated troponin T in patients with nondialysis-dependent renal insufficiency: a validation with coronary angiography
    John F Heitner
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, New York Methodist Hospital, 506 6th Street, 2 Buckley Pavilion, Brooklyn, NY 11215, USA
    Clin Cardiol 28:333-6. 2005
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  13. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based therapies and mortality in patients hospitalized in December with acute myocardial infarction
    Trip J Meine
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Ann Intern Med 143:481-5. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint The relation between patients' outcomes and the volume of cardioverter-defibrillator implantation procedures performed by physicians treating Medicare beneficiaries
    Sana M Al-Khatib
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina 22715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:1536-40. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine if implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) implantation should be limited to physicians with high procedural volume...
  15. ncbi request reprint Clinical and economic implications of the Multicenter Automatic Defibrillator Implantation Trial-II
    Sana M Al-Khatib
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:593-600. 2005
    ..3 or less...
  16. ncbi request reprint Comparison of long-term (seven year) outcomes among patients undergoing percutaneous coronary revascularization with versus without stenting
    David E Kandzari
    Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:1467-72. 2006
    ..In conclusion, compared with angioplasty alone, revascularization with coronary stents provides a significant early and sustained decrease in the need for repeat revascularization, but stents do not influence long-term survival...
  17. ncbi request reprint Predicting significant coronary artery disease in patients with left ventricular dysfunction
    David J Whellan
    Department of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Am Heart J 152:340-7. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to develop a model to assist clinicians in determining the likelihood of CAD before cardiac catheterization...
  18. ncbi request reprint Temporal trends in target vessel revascularization in clinical practice: long-term outcomes following coronary stenting from the Duke Database for Cardiovascular Disease
    David E Kandzari
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 18:398-402. 2006
    ..We examined outcomes of clinical restenosis and temporal trends in repeat target vessel revascularization (TVR) among a broad, unselected patient population undergoing percutaneous coronary revascularization...
  19. ncbi request reprint Long-term costs and resource use in elderly participants with congestive heart failure in the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Lawrence Liao
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC, USA
    Am Heart J 153:245-52. 2007
    ..In a prospective, longitudinal cohort of community-dwelling elderly from 4 regions, we examined the long-term costs and resource use of elderly patients with HF...
  20. ncbi request reprint Deterioration of regional wall motion immediately after coronary artery bypass graft surgery is associated with long-term major adverse cardiac events
    Madhav Swaminathan
    Duke University Medical Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Box 3094, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Anesthesiology 107:739-45. 2007
    ..Therefore, the authors hypothesized that deterioration in intraoperative left ventricular regional wall motion immediately after CABG surgery is associated with a higher risk of adverse cardiac events...
  21. ncbi request reprint Costs for heart failure with normal vs reduced ejection fraction
    Lawrence Liao
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:112-8. 2006
    ..However, there are few data regarding the costs of HF with normal EF. In a prospective, population-based cohort of elderly participants, we compared the costs and resource use of patients with HF and normal and reduced EF...
  22. ncbi request reprint Relationship of blood transfusion and clinical outcomes in patients with acute coronary syndromes
    Sunil V Rao
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    JAMA 292:1555-62. 2004
    ..It is unclear if blood transfusion in anemic patients with acute coronary syndromes is associated with improved survival...
  23. ncbi request reprint Outcomes in heart failure patients after major noncardiac surgery
    Adrian F Hernandez
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:1446-53. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate mortality and readmission rates of heart failure (HF) patients after major noncardiac surgery...
  24. ncbi request reprint State-mandated continuing medical education and the use of proven therapies in patients with an acute myocardial infarction
    Manesh R Patel
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:192-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether state-mandated continuing medical education (CME) requirements affect the use of evidence-based therapies and outcomes in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effect of fenfluramine-derivative diet pills on cardiac valves: a meta-analysis of observational studies
    Molly Sachdev
    Duke Clinical Research Institute and the School of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Am Heart J 144:1065-73. 2002
    ..We systematically reviewed evidence regarding the prevalence of valvular disease after fenfluramine exposure...
  26. ncbi request reprint The influence of left ventricular hypertrophy on survival in patients with coronary artery disease: do race and gender matter?
    Mark A East
    Outcomes Research and Assessment Group, The Duke Clinical Research Institute, PO Box 17969, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:949-54. 2003
    ..We sought to determine the overall prognostic importance of left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) among patients with coronary artery disease (CAD), as well as to determine whether this risk varies as a function of race or gender...
  27. ncbi request reprint Changing patient characteristics and the effect on mortality in endocarditis
    Christopher H Cabell
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Box 31020, Durham, NC 27710
    Arch Intern Med 162:90-4. 2002
    ..Limited data exist on recent demographic and microbiological changes in infective endocarditis (IE) and the impact of these changes on patient survival...
  28. ncbi request reprint Importance of echocardiography in patients with severe nonischemic heart failure: the second Prospective Randomized Amlodipine Survival Evaluation (PRAISE-2) echocardiographic study
    Christopher H Cabell
    Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    Am Heart J 147:151-7. 2004
    ....
  29. pmc Impact of managed care on the treatment, costs, and outcomes of fee-for-service Medicare patients with acute myocardial infarction
    M Kate Bundorf
    Stanford University School of Medicine, CA 94305 5405, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:131-52. 2004
    ..To examine the effects of market-level managed care activity on the treatment, cost, and outcomes of care for Medicare fee-for-service acute myocardial infarction (AMI) patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint Prognostic usefulness of left ventricular thrombus by echocardiography in dilated cardiomyopathy in predicting stroke, transient ischemic attack, and death
    Thomas C Crawford
    Department of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:500-3. 2004
    ..4, p = 0.027) than those without echocardiographic evidence of thrombi. There was no difference in mortality between patients with and without thrombus (20.9% vs 21.1%, p = 0.726)...
  31. ncbi request reprint The prognostic importance of comorbidity for mortality in patients with stable coronary artery disease
    Molly Sachdev
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:576-82. 2004
    ..To identify the prevalent and prognostically important coexisting illnesses among single coronary artery disease (CAD) patients...
  32. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of myocardial viability or ischemia in predicting long-term survival for patients with severe left ventricular dysfunction undergoing revascularization
    Lawrence Liao
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:1275-9. 2004
    ..At a mean follow-up of 27 months, patients with viable myocardium who underwent revascularization had a significant survival advantage over all other patients (2-year survival 83.5% vs 57.2%, p = 0.0037)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and outcome following acute myocardial infarction in elderly patients
    Sunil V Rao
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, 2400 Pratt Street, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:1128-33. 2004
    ..Whether these disparities account for increased mortality among elderly poor patients is not known...
  34. ncbi request reprint Cost implications of closure of atrial septal defect
    Sherri S Baker
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 55:83-7. 2002
    ..Device closure of ASD results in substantial hospital-related cost savings that will be an important consideration once new devices are approved for clinical use...
  35. doi request reprint Impact of heart failure on patients undergoing major noncardiac surgery
    Bradley G Hammill
    Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Anesthesiology 108:559-67. 2008
    ..The authors evaluated short-term outcomes among patients with heart failure, coronary artery disease (CAD), or neither who underwent major noncardiac surgery...
  36. ncbi request reprint Imaging techniques for diagnosis of infective endocarditis
    Molly Sachdev
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 16:319-37, ix. 2002
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Implementation of a statewide system for coronary reperfusion for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    James G Jollis
    Department of Cardiology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    JAMA 298:2371-80. 2007
    ..Despite 2 decades of evidence demonstrating benefits from prompt coronary reperfusion, registries continue to show that many patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) are treated too slowly or not at all...
  38. ncbi request reprint Assessing quality in the cardiac catheterization laboratory
    Sunil V Rao
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham NC 27710, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 1:289-96. 2003
    ..Given the dynamic nature of cardiology, adaptable quality assurance and quality improvement programs will remain the foundation of successful catheterization labs...
  39. ncbi request reprint Reperfusion of acute myocardial infarction in North Carolina emergency departments (RACE): study design
    James G Jollis
    Duke Clinical Research Institute and Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am Heart J 152:851.e1-11. 2006
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Medication errors in hospitalized cardiovascular patients
    Nancy M Allen LaPointe
    Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1461-6. 2003
    ..In the same report and in prior publications, cardiovascular drugs have been commonly associated with severe adverse drug events...
  41. ncbi request reprint Dollars and stents: the economics of drug-eluting stents
    Anita Wokhlu
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27110, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 3:94-8, 104. 2005
    ..Using specific cost-containment strategies, hospitals can better maneuver the financial barriers to optimize DES utilization...
  42. ncbi request reprint Imaging techniques for diagnosis of infective endocarditis
    Molly Sachdev
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Cardiol Clin 21:185-95. 2003
    ..The roles of other imaging modalities including CT, MRI, and nuclear imaging have yet to be fully established...

Research Grants1

  1. DETERMINANTS OF PROCEDURE USE IN MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
    James Jollis; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We will also examine "which rate is right?" by comparing adjusted outcomes (mortality, resource use, and costs), and by comparing procedure use to approaches based on medical evidence. ..