Masoor Kamalesh

Summary

Affiliation: Indiana University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Percutaneous coronary intervention versus coronary bypass surgery in United States veterans with diabetes
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:808-16. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Heart failure due to systolic dysfunction and mortality in diabetes: pooled analysis of 39,505 subjects
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Card Fail 15:305-9. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome does not predict an increased risk of coronary disease in patients with traditional risk factors referred for stress imaging study
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology and Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indiana University, Indianapolis, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 8:223-8. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Waist circumference and metabolic syndrome: the risk for silent coronary artery disease in males
    Kairav P Vakil
    Department of Internal Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 10:225-31. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Incremental prognostic value of echocardiography in patients with prior mitral valve surgery
    Milena Jani
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology and Department of Medicine, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 20:557-64. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Effect of improvement in left ventricular ejection fraction on long-term survival in revascularized patients with ischaemic left ventricular systolic dysfunction
    Kruti Joshi
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1801 North Senate Blvd, M P C II, Suite D4082, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Eur J Echocardiogr 12:454-60. 2011
  7. pmc Paradoxical lower postmyocardial infarction mortality among veteran women--does a sex bias exist in the Veterans Affairs medical system?
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
    Can J Cardiol 24:691-5. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Do cardioselective beta-adrenoceptor antagonists reduce mortality in diabetic patients with congestive heart failure?
    Usha Subramanian
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology and Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 9:231-40. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Diabetes and peripheral arterial disease in men: trends in prevalence, mortality, and effect of concomitant coronary disease
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology and Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Clin Cardiol 32:442-6. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Stress-induced wall motion abnormalities with low-dose dobutamine infusion indicate the presence of severe disease and vulnerable myocardium
    Stephen G Sawada
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Echocardiography 24:739-44. 2007

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Percutaneous coronary intervention versus coronary bypass surgery in United States veterans with diabetes
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:808-16. 2013
    ..This study sought to determine the optimal coronary revascularization strategy in patients with diabetes with severe coronary disease...
  2. doi request reprint Heart failure due to systolic dysfunction and mortality in diabetes: pooled analysis of 39,505 subjects
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Card Fail 15:305-9. 2009
    ..Our objective was to conduct a meta-analysis to determine aggregate risk of mortality and hospitalization in CHF from systolic dysfunction and diabetes...
  3. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome does not predict an increased risk of coronary disease in patients with traditional risk factors referred for stress imaging study
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology and Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indiana University, Indianapolis, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 8:223-8. 2010
    ..The impact of metabolic syndrome on the prediction of coronary artery disease (CAD) in subjects with multiple traditional risk factors is unknown...
  4. doi request reprint Waist circumference and metabolic syndrome: the risk for silent coronary artery disease in males
    Kairav P Vakil
    Department of Internal Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 10:225-31. 2012
    ..Waist circumference (WC) is a component used to define metabolic syndrome. However, its role as an independent predictor of silent coronary artery disease (CAD), above its contribution to metabolic syndrome, remains unknown...
  5. ncbi request reprint Incremental prognostic value of echocardiography in patients with prior mitral valve surgery
    Milena Jani
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology and Department of Medicine, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 20:557-64. 2011
    ..The study aim was to investigate the value of assessing clinical variables, and left and right heart anatomy and function, to predict outcome in these patients...
  6. doi request reprint Effect of improvement in left ventricular ejection fraction on long-term survival in revascularized patients with ischaemic left ventricular systolic dysfunction
    Kruti Joshi
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1801 North Senate Blvd, M P C II, Suite D4082, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Eur J Echocardiogr 12:454-60. 2011
    ..The importance of improvement in the ejection fraction to the prognosis of revascularized patients with ischaemic left ventricular (LV) dysfunction is uncertain...
  7. pmc Paradoxical lower postmyocardial infarction mortality among veteran women--does a sex bias exist in the Veterans Affairs medical system?
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
    Can J Cardiol 24:691-5. 2008
    ..Sex differences were evaluated in postmyocardial infarction (MI) mortality among veterans (who are predominantly male) to determine whether evaluation and treatment in Veterans Affairs hospitals amplifies sex differences in outcome...
  8. doi request reprint Do cardioselective beta-adrenoceptor antagonists reduce mortality in diabetic patients with congestive heart failure?
    Usha Subramanian
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology and Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 9:231-40. 2009
    ..The relative benefits of cardioselective beta-adrenoceptor antagonists (CSB) among patients with congestive heart failure (CHF) and diabetes mellitus are not firmly established...
  9. doi request reprint Diabetes and peripheral arterial disease in men: trends in prevalence, mortality, and effect of concomitant coronary disease
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology and Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Clin Cardiol 32:442-6. 2009
    ..Recent data on trends in diabetes mellitus (DM) prevalence and long-term effect on mortality in peripheral arterial disease (PAD) subjects is lacking...
  10. ncbi request reprint Stress-induced wall motion abnormalities with low-dose dobutamine infusion indicate the presence of severe disease and vulnerable myocardium
    Stephen G Sawada
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Echocardiography 24:739-44. 2007
    ..The clinical significance of low-dose SWMA is unknown...
  11. doi request reprint Medication changes based on echocardiography in dialysis patients
    Chun K Chong
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Hemodial Int 13:472-8. 2009
    ..Further studies are warranted to demonstrate evidence for the use of serial screening echocardiography in this high-risk population...
  12. doi request reprint Effect of time to titration to maximum dose of statins on cardiovascular outcomes: a retrospective analysis in high-risk patients
    Amy S Friend
    Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 9:103-7. 2009
    ..We investigated the effect of time to titration to maximum dose of statin therapy on cardiovascular events...
  13. ncbi request reprint Retracted: relation of atherosclerotic cardiovascular events to progression of aortic stenosis in older men
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology and Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana
    Clin Cardiol 33:119-21. 2010
    ..of: "Relation of Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Events to Progression of Aortic Stenosis in Older Men" by Masoor Kamalesh, Charlotte Ng, and George Eckert. This article published on EarlyView on December 14, 2009 (DOI: 10.1002/clc...
  14. doi request reprint Does diabetes accelerate progression of calcific aortic stenosis?
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology and Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Eur J Echocardiogr 10:723-5. 2009
    ..Calcific aortic valve stenosis (CAS) is an active disease like atherosclerosis. Effect of diabetes (D) on severity of CAS is not well documented...
  15. doi request reprint Prediction of ischemic events by anatomic M-mode strain rate stress echocardiography
    Ronald Mastouri
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University Medical Center and the Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 21:299-306. 2008
    ..Previous studies showing that M-mode SRSE may be an accurate method for detection of coronary artery disease suggest that this technique may be useful for risk stratification...
  16. ncbi request reprint Declining stroke burden among white and black male veteran subjects
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Am Soc Hypertens 1:145-9. 2007
    ..Incidence numbers fell for all ages with greater decrease in younger age groups. Our data indicate that the burden of stroke among male veterans is decreasing. This appears to be true for both blacks and whites and across all age groups...
  17. doi request reprint Wall motion abnormalities with low-dose dobutamine predict a high risk of cardiac death in medically treated patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy
    Waddah Maskoun
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Clin Cardiol 32:403-9. 2009
    ..Severe and extensive coronary artery disease is the underlying cause of stress-induced wall motion abnormalities (SWMA) with low-dose (10 microg/kg/min) dobutamine suggesting that these abnormalities may identify those with poor outcome...
  18. doi request reprint Long term postischemic stroke mortality in diabetes: a veteran cohort analysis
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology and Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Stroke 39:2727-31. 2008
    ..Recent data on stroke mortality in diabetics in the United States is lacking. We investigated trends in diabetes prevalence and stroke morality among diabetics in a large veteran cohort...
  19. ncbi request reprint Stroke mortality and race: does access to care influence outcomes?
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Roudebush VA Medical Center and Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Am J Med Sci 333:327-32. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that having access to VA care would ameliorate the excess stroke mortality rates in African-Americans (AA) reported in non-VA studies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Decreased survival in diabetic patients with heart failure due to systolic dysfunction
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology and VA Medical Center, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 8:404-8. 2006
    ..Prognosis of patients with heart failure (HF) has improved in recent years due to advances in therapy. Whether this is also true for diabetic subjects with HF in clinical practice has not been studied in a prospective manner...