Steven Goldman

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term patency of saphenous vein and left internal mammary artery grafts after coronary artery bypass surgery: results from a Department of Veterans Affairs Cooperative Study
    Steven Goldman
    Southern Arizona VA Health Care System and the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:2149-56. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Viable fibroblast matrix patch induces angiogenesis and increases myocardial blood flow in heart failure after myocardial infarction
    Jordan Lancaster
    Department of Cardiology, Southern Arizona VA Healthcare System, Tucson, Arizona 85723, USA
    Tissue Eng Part A 16:3065-73. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Thyroid hormone analog, DITPA, improves endothelial nitric oxide and beta-adrenergic mediated vasorelaxation after myocardial infarction
    Peter H Spooner
    Cardiology Section, Southern Arizona VA Healthcare System, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 44:453-9. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Valsartan therapy in heart failure after myocardial infarction: the role of endothelial dependent vasorelaxation
    Hoang Thai
    Cardiology Section, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 50:703-7. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Translational potential of thyroid hormone and its analogs
    Reza Arsanjani
    Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, 1 111C, 3601 S 6th Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Mol Cell Cardiol 51:506-11. 2011
  6. pmc Implantation of a three-dimensional fibroblast matrix improves left ventricular function and blood flow after acute myocardial infarction
    Hoang M Thai
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Pathology, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Cell Transplant 18:283-95. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Simvastatin restores endothelial NO-mediated vasorelaxation in large arteries after myocardial infarction
    Kathryn Bates
    Cardiology Section, Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 283:H768-75. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Radial artery grafts vs saphenous vein grafts in coronary artery bypass surgery: a randomized trial
    Steven Goldman
    Cardiology Section 1 111C, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, 3601 S Sixth Ave, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    JAMA 305:167-74. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical and experimental studies on the use of 3,5-diiodothyropropionic acid, a thyroid hormone analogue, in heart failure
    Eugene Morkin
    Department of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Thyroid 12:527-33. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Pilot studies on the use of 3,5-diiodothyropropionic acid, a thyroid hormone analog, in the treatment of congestive heart failure
    Eugene Morkin
    Department of Cardiology, Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System and Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Cardiology 97:218-25. 2002

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Publications46

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term patency of saphenous vein and left internal mammary artery grafts after coronary artery bypass surgery: results from a Department of Veterans Affairs Cooperative Study
    Steven Goldman
    Southern Arizona VA Health Care System and the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:2149-56. 2004
    ..This study defined long-term patency of saphenous vein grafts (SVG) and internal mammary artery (IMA) grafts...
  2. doi request reprint Viable fibroblast matrix patch induces angiogenesis and increases myocardial blood flow in heart failure after myocardial infarction
    Jordan Lancaster
    Department of Cardiology, Southern Arizona VA Healthcare System, Tucson, Arizona 85723, USA
    Tissue Eng Part A 16:3065-73. 2010
    ..This study examines a viable biodegradable three-dimensional fibroblast construct (3DFC) in a model of chronic heart failure. The viable fibroblasts, cultured on a vicryl mesh, secrete growth factors that stimulate angiogenesis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Thyroid hormone analog, DITPA, improves endothelial nitric oxide and beta-adrenergic mediated vasorelaxation after myocardial infarction
    Peter H Spooner
    Cardiology Section, Southern Arizona VA Healthcare System, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 44:453-9. 2004
    ..1+/- 15.2 II/microg protein. The thyroid analog DITPA enhances endothelial nitric oxide and beta-adrenergic-mediated vasorelaxation by increasing nitric oxide in the vasculature...
  4. ncbi request reprint Valsartan therapy in heart failure after myocardial infarction: the role of endothelial dependent vasorelaxation
    Hoang Thai
    Cardiology Section, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 50:703-7. 2007
    ..These effects are mediated, in part, by NO but upregulation of eNOS may not be required for improved systemic endothelial function in heart failure...
  5. doi request reprint Translational potential of thyroid hormone and its analogs
    Reza Arsanjani
    Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, 1 111C, 3601 S 6th Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Mol Cell Cardiol 51:506-11. 2011
    ..This article is part of a special issue entitled "Key Signaling Molecules in Hypertrophy and Heart Failure."..
  6. pmc Implantation of a three-dimensional fibroblast matrix improves left ventricular function and blood flow after acute myocardial infarction
    Hoang M Thai
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine and Pathology, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Cell Transplant 18:283-95. 2009
    ..05). This biodegradable 3DFC patch improves LV function and myocardial blood flow 3 weeks after MI. This is a potentially new approach to cell-based therapy for heart failure after MI...
  7. ncbi request reprint Simvastatin restores endothelial NO-mediated vasorelaxation in large arteries after myocardial infarction
    Kathryn Bates
    Cardiology Section, Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 283:H768-75. 2002
    ..In conclusion, chronic treatment of CHF with simvastatin restores endothelial NO-dependent dysfunction and upregulates eNOS protein content in arterial tissue...
  8. doi request reprint Radial artery grafts vs saphenous vein grafts in coronary artery bypass surgery: a randomized trial
    Steven Goldman
    Cardiology Section 1 111C, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, 3601 S Sixth Ave, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    JAMA 305:167-74. 2011
    ..The efficacy of the radial artery graft is less clear...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical and experimental studies on the use of 3,5-diiodothyropropionic acid, a thyroid hormone analogue, in heart failure
    Eugene Morkin
    Department of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Thyroid 12:527-33. 2002
    ..Total serum cholesterol (p = 0.013) and triglycerides (p = 0.005) also were decreased significantly. These results indicate that DITPA is well tolerated and could represent a useful new agent for treatment of congestive heart failure...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pilot studies on the use of 3,5-diiodothyropropionic acid, a thyroid hormone analog, in the treatment of congestive heart failure
    Eugene Morkin
    Department of Cardiology, Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System and Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Cardiology 97:218-25. 2002
    ..Total serum cholesterol (p = 0.005) and triglycerides (p = 0.01) also were decreased significantly. DITPA could represent a useful new agent for treatment of congestive heart failure...
  11. doi request reprint Unusual combination of holt-oram syndrome and persistent left superior vena cava
    Sergio Thal
    Southern Arizona VA Health Care System and Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 7:E46-9. 2012
    ..We present a case of this unusual combination in a patient undergoing cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) device implant...
  12. doi request reprint The relationship between warfarin, aspirin, and clopidogrel continuation in the peri-procedural period and the incidence of hematoma formation after device implantation
    Sergio Thal
    From the Southern Arizona VA Health Care System and Sarver Heart Center at University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 33:385-8. 2010
    ..The present review sought to evaluate the relationship between continuation of these medications in the peri-procedural period and the incidence of hematoma formation after implantation...
  13. doi request reprint DITPA (3,5-Diiodothyropropionic Acid), a thyroid hormone analog to treat heart failure: phase II trial veterans affairs cooperative study
    Steven Goldman
    Cardiology Section 1 111C, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, 3601 S 6th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Circulation 119:3093-100. 2009
    ..In animal studies and a pilot trial in patients with congestive heart failure, the thyroid hormone analog 3,5 diiodothyropropionic acid (DITPA) had beneficial hemodynamic effects...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pretreatment with angiotensin receptor blockade prevents left ventricular dysfunction and blunts left ventricular remodeling associated with acute myocardial infarction
    Hoang Thai
    Cardiology Section, 1 111C, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System Hospital, 3601 S 6th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Circulation 114:1933-9. 2006
    ..This study was designed to determine the effects of pretreatment with an angiotensin receptor blocker on left ventricular (LV) function and remodeling during acute myocardial infarction (MI)...
  15. doi request reprint Proliferative diabetic retinopathy in type 2 diabetes is related to coronary artery calcium in the Veterans Affairs Diabetes Trial (VADT)
    Peter D Reaven
    Carl T Hayden VA Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85012 1892, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:952-7. 2008
    ..We determined the relationship between retinopathy and coronary atherosclerosis as measured by computed tomography-detectable coronary artery calcium (CAC)...
  16. doi request reprint Glucose control and vascular complications in veterans with type 2 diabetes
    William Duckworth
    Phoenix Veterans Affairs Health Care Center, Phoenix, AZ 85012, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:129-39. 2009
    ..The effects of intensive glucose control on cardiovascular events in patients with long-standing type 2 diabetes mellitus remain uncertain...
  17. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin subtype 1 rReceptor (AT1) blockade improves vasorelaxation in heart failure by up-regulation of endothelial nitric-oxide synthase via activation of the AT2 receptor
    Hoang Thai
    Cardiology Section, 1 111C, Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System Hospital, 3601 S 6th Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 307:1171-8. 2003
    ..These data suggest that AT1 receptor blockade enhances vasorelaxation in heart failure by increasing NO bioavailability, in part via an AT2 receptor-mediated up-regulation of eNOS protein...
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of frequency of coronary artery calcium in healthy Hispanic versus non-Hispanic white men by electron beam computed tomography
    Peter D Reaven
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Carl T Hayden Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85012, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:1198-200. 2003
    ..These results demonstrate that healthy Hispanic men have reduced CAC compared with age-matched NHW men and this occurs despite evidence for a worse cardiovascular risk profile...
  19. doi request reprint The generalizability of participants in Veterans Affairs Cooperative Studies Program 474, a multi-site randomized cardiac bypass surgery trial
    Todd H Wagner
    VA Palo Alto Health Economics Resource Center and Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University, 795 Willow Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:260-6. 2011
    ..In this paper, we describe the study and compare participants' baseline characteristics to non-participants who received CABG surgery in the VA...
  20. doi request reprint Clenbuterol plus granulocyte colony-stimulating factor regulates stem/progenitor cell mobilization and exerts beneficial effect by increasing neovascularization in rats with heart failure
    Toshikazu D Tanaka
    Department of Physiology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85723, USA
    J Card Fail 19:503-8. 2013
    ..We investigated whether this combination therapy induced bone marrow-derived stem/progenitor cell mobilization, neovascularization, and altered LV function after acute myocardial infarction (MI)...
  21. pmc Successful coronary angiography with adequate image acquisition using a combination of gadolinium and a power injector in a patient with severe iodine contrast allergy
    Elizabeth Juneman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, and Division of Cardiology, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Exp Clin Cardiol 17:17-9. 2012
    ..This complication has been reported previously with intracoronary gadolinium injection. The report is followed by a brief literature review...
  22. doi request reprint Coronary sinus diverticulum complicating CRT device implantation
    Sergio Thal
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System and Sarver Heart Center at the University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85723, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:1184-5. 2008
    ..Coronary sinus diverticulum was an incidental finding while attempting to subselectively cannulate the coronary sinus for left ventricle lead implant. The case was able to be completed without complications...
  23. pmc Intensive glucose-lowering therapy reduces cardiovascular disease events in veterans affairs diabetes trial participants with lower calcified coronary atherosclerosis
    Peter D Reaven
    Phoenix Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Diabetes 58:2642-8. 2009
    ..This study investigated the hypothesis that baseline calcified coronary atherosclerosis may determine cardiovascular disease events in response to intensive glycemic control within the Veterans Affairs Diabetes Trial (VADT)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Grafting an acellular 3-dimensional collagen scaffold onto a non-transmural infarcted myocardium induces neo-angiogenesis and reduces cardiac remodeling
    Mohamed A Gaballa
    Section of Cardiology, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:946-54. 2006
    ..This study was designed to determine whether tissue engineering could be used to reduce ventricular remodeling in a rat model of non-transmural, non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction...
  25. ncbi request reprint Regulation of gene expression in rats with heart failure treated with the thyroid hormone analog 3,5-diiodothyropropionic acid (DITPA) and the combination of DITPA and captopril
    Niranjan Maitra
    Department of Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 50:526-34. 2007
    ..These results indicate that the actions of DITPA and the combination of DITPA and captopril in heart failure can be partially explained by differences in gene activation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Shocks from pacemaker cardioverter defibrillators increase with amiodarone in patients at high risk for sudden cardiac death
    Abhijit A Shinde
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System and Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Cardiology 100:143-8. 2003
    ..05) in PCD shocks. In conclusion, patients treated with amiodarone had more PCD shocks than those not treated. These findings are unexpected and merit a prospective study...
  27. ncbi request reprint Thyroid hormone analogs for treatment of hypercholesterolemia and heart failure: past, present and future prospects
    Eugene Morkin
    Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, LSN358, P O Box 245046, Tucson, AZ 85724 5046, USA
    J Mol Cell Cardiol 37:1137-46. 2004
    ..A number of potential mechanisms are reviewed, including serum protein binding, tissue disposition, receptor binding, and gene activation. Clinical trials for thyroid hormone analogs are in prospect...
  28. doi request reprint The effects of poloxamer-188 on left ventricular function in chronic heart failure after myocardial infarction
    Elizabeth B Juneman
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, The Sarver Heart Center, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 60:293-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if treatment with P-188 would improve left ventricular (LV) function in a rat chronic heart failure (CHF) model...
  29. ncbi request reprint Aldosterone antagonism improves endothelial-dependent vasorelaxation in heart failure via upregulation of endothelial nitric oxide synthase production
    Hoang M Thai
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, 85723, USA
    J Card Fail 12:240-5. 2006
    ..This study examined if spironolactone affects endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) and NO-mediated vasorelaxation in HF...
  30. ncbi request reprint Impact of stents and abciximab on survival from cardiogenic shock treated with percutaneous coronary intervention
    Raymond Huang
    Cardiovascular Disease Sections, Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Healthcare System and University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, 3601 S Sixth Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 65:25-33. 2005
    ..007). Stents and abciximab have been associated with improved acute angiographic and procedural success of PCI for cardiogenic shock, leading to improved survival...
  31. ncbi request reprint Ventricular remodeling in heart failure
    Mohamed A Gaballa
    Cardiology Section, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, and the Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Card Fail 8:S476-85. 2002
    ..Further investigations in this area will certainly lead to the development of new therapy for heart failure...
  32. ncbi request reprint Ventricular fibrillation waveform characteristics are different in ischemic heart failure compared with structurally normal hearts
    Julia H Indik
    Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724 5037, USA
    Resuscitation 69:471-7. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that ischemic heart failure might alter the waveform content of ventricular fibrillation compared with normal hearts, complicating the determination of VF duration...
  33. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous coronary intervention of or through saphenous vein grafts or internal mammary arteries: the impact of stents, adjunctive pharmacology, and multicomponent distal protection
    Douglass A Morrison
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, SAVAHCS, and the University of Arizona, Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, 85723, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 67:571-9. 2006
    ..5 years), with 91% survival and one late CABG in the IMA group. SVG PCI with stents and adjunctive pharmacotherapies is associated with relatively low rates of procedural MI and favorable long-term outcomes...
  34. ncbi request reprint Impact of diabetes on mortality in patients with myocardial infarction and left ventricular dysfunction
    Alvaro M Murcia
    Mount Sinai Medical Center and Miami Heart Institute, Miami Beach, Fla, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:2273-9. 2004
    ..We evaluated the effects of diabetes in post-MI patients with left ventricular dysfunction on cardiovascular events and death...
  35. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy is associated with improved survival in women with advanced heart failure
    Joann Lindenfeld
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80262, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:1238-45. 2003
    ..We sought to determine whether hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is associated with an improved prognosis in women with advanced heart failure (HF) and systolic dysfunction...
  36. ncbi request reprint Risks and benefits of combining aspirin with anticoagulant therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation: an exploratory analysis of stroke prevention using an oral thrombin inhibitor in atrial fibrillation (SPORTIF) trials
    Greg C Flaker
    Department of Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO, USA
    Am Heart J 152:967-73. 2006
    ..Aspirin is used in combination with anticoagulant therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), but evidence of additional efficacy is not available...
  37. doi request reprint Sodium-hydrogen exchange inhibition by cariporide to reduce the risk of ischemic cardiac events in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting: results of the EXPEDITION study
    Robert M Mentzer
    Wayne State University School of Medicine, 540 East Canfield, 1241 Scott Hall, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1261-70. 2008
    ..The premise was that inhibition of NHE-1 limits intracellcular Na accumulation and thereby limits Na/Ca-exchanger-mediated calcium overload to reduce infarct size...
  38. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular remodeling and ventricular arrhythmias after myocardial infarction
    Martin St John Sutton
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    Circulation 107:2577-82. 2003
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  39. ncbi request reprint Failure of benefit and early hazard of bucindolol for Class IV heart failure
    Jeffrey L Anderson
    Division of Cardiology, LDS Hospital, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84143, USA
    J Card Fail 9:266-77. 2003
    ..The risks and benefits of beta-blockade with bucindolol were assessed in heart failure (HF) patients with Class IV symptoms within the Beta-blocker Evaluation of Survival Trial (BEST)...
  40. ncbi request reprint BG9719 (CVT-124), an A1 adenosine receptor antagonist, protects against the decline in renal function observed with diuretic therapy
    Stephen S Gottlieb
    University of Maryland School of Medicine and the D V A Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Circulation 105:1348-53. 2002
    ..Adenosine may adversely affect renal function via its effects on renal arterioles and tubuloglomerular feedback, but effects of adenosine blockade in humans receiving furosemide and ACE inhibitors is unknown...
  41. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in advanced heart failure: insights from the BEST study
    Jalal K Ghali
    Cardiac Centers of Louisiana, Shreveport, Louisiana 71103, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:2128-34. 2003
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the influence of gender on baseline characteristics, response to treatment, and prognosis in patients with heart failure (HF) and impaired left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Disparate opinions regarding indications for coronary artery revascularization before elective vascular surgery
    Gordon L Pierpont
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:1124-8. 2004
    ..Deviations from published guidelines are common, suggesting that current consensus statements need additional data to support their recommendations...
  43. ncbi request reprint Effects of multiple oral doses of an A1 adenosine antagonist, BG9928, in patients with heart failure: results of a placebo-controlled, dose-escalation study
    Barry Greenberg
    University of California, Advanced Heart Failure Treatment Program, San Diego, California 92103 8411, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:600-6. 2007
    ..This study sought to assess the pharmacokinetics and clinical effects of oral BG9928 in heart failure (HF) patients...
  44. ncbi request reprint Coronary-artery revascularization before elective major vascular surgery
    Edward O McFalls
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55417, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:2795-804. 2004
    ..The benefit of coronary-artery revascularization before elective major vascular surgery is unclear...
  45. ncbi request reprint Dobutamine stress echo is superior to exercise stress testing in achieving target heart rate among patients on beta blockers
    Adam Sabbath
    Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, University of Arizona, Sarver Heart Center Tucson, 85723, USA
    Cardiology 104:138-42. 2005
    ..Atropine use with DSE increased the odds of achieving THR (OR: 3.76, p = 0.006). In conclusion, pharmacological stress testing appears to be superior to exercise stress testing in achieving THR among patients on beta-adrenergic blockade...
  46. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery bypass grafting is superior to percutaneous coronary intervention in prevention of perioperative myocardial infarctions during subsequent vascular surgery
    Herbert B Ward
    Department of Surgery, VA Medical Center and University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:795-800; discussion 800-1. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that more complete revascularization would improve outcomes after vascular surgery...