Stuart D Russell

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Renal and hepatic function improve in advanced heart failure patients during continuous-flow support with the HeartMate II left ventricular assist device
    Stuart D Russell
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Circulation 120:2352-7. 2009
  2. pmc New York Heart Association functional class predicts exercise parameters in the current era
    Stuart D Russell
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am Heart J 158:S24-30. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Advanced heart failure: a call to action
    Stuart D Russell
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 14:316-21. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Independent adjudication of symptomatic heart failure with the use of doxorubicin and cyclophosphamide followed by trastuzumab adjuvant therapy: a combined review of cardiac data from the National Surgical Adjuvant breast and Bowel Project B-31 and the No
    Stuart D Russell
    Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:3416-21. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Risk stratification in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy-associated desmosomal mutation carriers
    Aditya Bhonsale
    Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 6:569-78. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Effect of sensitization in US heart transplant recipients bridged with a ventricular assist device: update in a modern cohort
    George J Arnaoutakis
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:1236-45, 1245.e1. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Impact of donor-to-recipient weight ratio on survival after heart transplantation: analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing Database
    Nishant D Patel
    Associate Professor of Surgery, Associate Chief of Cardiac Surgery, Chief of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 600 North Wolfe Street Blalock 618, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Circulation 118:S83-8. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Heart transplantation for adults with congenital heart disease: analysis of the United network for organ sharing database
    Nishant D Patel
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:814-21; discussion 821-2. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The impact of donor-recipient sex matching on survival after orthotopic heart transplantation: analysis of 18 000 transplants in the modern era
    Eric S Weiss
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 2:401-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Increased mortality at low-volume orthotopic heart transplantation centers: should current standards change?
    Eric S Weiss
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 4618, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1250-9; discussion 1259-60. 2008

Detail Information

Publications65

  1. doi request reprint Renal and hepatic function improve in advanced heart failure patients during continuous-flow support with the HeartMate II left ventricular assist device
    Stuart D Russell
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Circulation 120:2352-7. 2009
    ..The effects of continuous blood flow and reduced pulsatility on major organ function have not been studied in detail...
  2. pmc New York Heart Association functional class predicts exercise parameters in the current era
    Stuart D Russell
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am Heart J 158:S24-30. 2009
    ..Using baseline data from the HF-ACTION (Heart Failure and A Controlled Trial Investigating Outcomes of Exercise TraiNing) study, we examined this relationship...
  3. doi request reprint Advanced heart failure: a call to action
    Stuart D Russell
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 14:316-21. 2008
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Independent adjudication of symptomatic heart failure with the use of doxorubicin and cyclophosphamide followed by trastuzumab adjuvant therapy: a combined review of cardiac data from the National Surgical Adjuvant breast and Bowel Project B-31 and the No
    Stuart D Russell
    Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:3416-21. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Risk stratification in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy-associated desmosomal mutation carriers
    Aditya Bhonsale
    Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 6:569-78. 2013
    ..We investigated the role of phenotypic characteristics in stratifying the risk of sustained ventricular arrhythmias in patients harboring arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy-associated mutations...
  6. doi request reprint Effect of sensitization in US heart transplant recipients bridged with a ventricular assist device: update in a modern cohort
    George J Arnaoutakis
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:1236-45, 1245.e1. 2011
    ..We used United Network for Organ Sharing data to examine panel reactive antibody titers in patients bridged to transplant with left ventricular assist devices...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of donor-to-recipient weight ratio on survival after heart transplantation: analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing Database
    Nishant D Patel
    Associate Professor of Surgery, Associate Chief of Cardiac Surgery, Chief of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 600 North Wolfe Street Blalock 618, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Circulation 118:S83-8. 2008
    ..We analyzed the impact of donor-to-recipient weight ratio on survival after heart transplantation...
  8. doi request reprint Heart transplantation for adults with congenital heart disease: analysis of the United network for organ sharing database
    Nishant D Patel
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:814-21; discussion 821-2. 2009
    ..Congenital heart disease (CHD) in the adult is an uncommon indication for heart transplantation but has been increasing. We assessed survival and predictors of death after heart transplantation for adults with CHD...
  9. doi request reprint The impact of donor-recipient sex matching on survival after orthotopic heart transplantation: analysis of 18 000 transplants in the modern era
    Eric S Weiss
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 2:401-8. 2009
    ..No multi-institutional series has comprehensively addressed the issue of donor and recipient sex matching for both male and female orthotopic heart transplantation recipients...
  10. doi request reprint Increased mortality at low-volume orthotopic heart transplantation centers: should current standards change?
    Eric S Weiss
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 4618, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1250-9; discussion 1259-60. 2008
    ..We sought to determine whether this cutoff is meaningful and establish recommendations for optimal center volume using the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) registry...
  11. pmc Exercise increases age-related penetrance and arrhythmic risk in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy-associated desmosomal mutation carriers
    Cynthia A James
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:1290-7. 2013
    ..This study sought to determine how exercise influences penetrance of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy (ARVD/C) among patients with desmosomal mutations...
  12. doi request reprint The spectrum of complications following left ventricular assist device placement
    Nance Yuan
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Card Surg 27:630-8. 2012
    ..Left ventricular assist device (LVAD) support is associated with many complications, but relatively few studies have examined the full spectrum of complications beyond infectious and bleeding events...
  13. ncbi request reprint The variable natural history of idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Kapil Parakh
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Isr Med Assoc J 14:666-71. 2012
    ..The relative value of traditional prognostic criteria remains unclear and the assessment of long-term prognosis for individual patients is problematic...
  14. ncbi request reprint Penetrance of mutations in plakophilin-2 among families with arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy
    Darshan Dalal
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:1416-24. 2006
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Outcomes of catheter ablation of ventricular tachycardia in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy
    Binu Philips
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 5:499-505. 2012
    ..The overall objective of the present study was to assess the efficacy of radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFA) of VT in ARVD/C, with particular focus on newer ablation strategies, including epicardial catheter ablation...
  16. doi request reprint Insurance and education predict long-term survival after orthotopic heart transplantation in the United States
    Jeremiah G Allen
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 31:52-60. 2012
    ..The United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) database provides a large cohort of OHT recipients in which to evaluate the effect of insurance and education on survival...
  17. doi request reprint The change in B-type natriuretic peptide levels over time predicts significant rejection in cardiac transplant recipients
    Michelle M Kittleson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:704-9. 2009
    ....
  18. pmc Pulmonary capillary wedge pressure augments right ventricular pulsatile loading
    Ryan J Tedford
    Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Ross 858, 720 Rutland Ave, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Circulation 125:289-97. 2012
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Creation of a quantitative recipient risk index for mortality prediction after cardiac transplantation (IMPACT)
    Eric S Weiss
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:914-21; discussion 921-2. 2011
    ..No recipient risk index exists predicting short-term mortality after orthotopic heart transplantation (OHT). We utilized United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) data to develop a novel quantitative recipient risk score for use in OHT...
  20. pmc Comprehensive desmosome mutation analysis in north americans with arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy
    A Dénise den Haan
    Department of Medicine Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 2:428-35. 2009
    ..We report comprehensive desmosome genetic analysis for 100 North Americans with clinically confirmed or suspected ARVD/C...
  21. doi request reprint Disparities in access to left ventricular assist device therapy
    David L Joyce
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Surg Res 152:111-7. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that utilization of this complex and expensive treatment modality would be influenced by disparities in access to health care...
  22. doi request reprint Patient selection for mechanical circulatory support
    Nisha A Gilotra
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 18:27-34. 2013
    ..In this article, we review both the indications for considering left ventricular assist device therapy as well as discuss the considerations and therapy that should be done pre-operatively to possibly improve post-insertion outcomes...
  23. doi request reprint Impact of recipient body mass index on organ allocation and mortality in orthotopic heart transplantation
    Eric S Weiss
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:1150-7. 2009
    ..It is unknown whether obesity affects organ allocation in orthotopic heart transplantation (OHT). The United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) database provides an opportunity to examine this issue...
  24. doi request reprint Bleeding complications and blood product utilization with left ventricular assist device implantation
    Justin M Schaffer
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:740-7; discussion 747-9. 2011
    ..We assessed bleeding complications in an institutional cohort of LVAD patients...
  25. doi request reprint Infectious complications after pulsatile-flow and continuous-flow left ventricular assist device implantation
    Justin M Schaffer
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 30:164-74. 2011
    ..Given these advances in design and experience, we examined the incidence of infectious complications in patients receiving CF and PF devices...
  26. doi request reprint Evaluation of risk indices in continuous-flow left ventricular assist device patients
    Justin M Schaffer
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:1889-96. 2009
    ..We assessed the predictive ability of these scores in a cohort of continuous-flow LVAD patients...
  27. doi request reprint Fusion of aortic valve commissures in patients supported by a continuous axial flow left ventricular assist device
    James O Mudd
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:1269-74. 2008
    ..Pulsatile LVADs are associated with commissural fusion of the aortic valve, yet little is known about this association with newer generation continuous axial flow LVADs...
  28. doi request reprint Outcomes of cholecystectomy in US heart transplant recipients
    Arman Kilic
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ann Surg 258:312-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate outcomes and predictors of in-hospital mortality after cholecystectomy in heart transplant (HTx) recipients...
  29. doi request reprint Marital status improves survival after orthotopic heart transplantation
    Vernissia Tam
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 30:1389-94. 2011
    ..We examined our institutional database to identify social factors associated with improved outcomes after orthotopic heart transplantation (OHT)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Long-term efficacy of catheter ablation of ventricular tachycardia in patients with arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy
    Darshan Dalal
    Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:432-40. 2007
    ..Particular focus was placed on defining the single-procedure efficacy over long-term follow-up...
  31. pmc Quality of life and functional status in patients surviving 12 months after left ventricular assist device implantation
    Jeremiah G Allen
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:278-85. 2010
    ..As left ventricular assist device (LVAD) support duration increases, quality of life (QoL) becomes a concern. We reviewed the QoL in patients on LVAD support for >or=1 year...
  32. doi request reprint The impact of race on survival after heart transplantation: an analysis of more than 20,000 patients
    Jeremiah G Allen
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1956-63; discussion 1963-4. 2010
    ..The United Network for Organ Sharing database provides an opportunity to examine the effect of race on outcomes in a large cohort of adult OHT patients...
  33. doi request reprint Prognostic value of left ventricular apical tissue removed for HeartMate II left ventricular assist device placement
    Karl A Soderlund
    Division of Cardiovascular Pathology, Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 720 Rutland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cardiovasc Pathol 18:217-22. 2009
    ..Previous studies have shown that the degree of cardiac fibrosis correlates with improvements in ejection fraction and the likelihood of weaning from an assist device...
  34. pmc Prolonged RV endocardial activation duration: a novel marker of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy
    Harikrishna Tandri
    Division of Cardiology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Heart Rhythm 6:769-75. 2009
    ..Parietal block, defined as intra right ventricular (RV) conduction slowing, is a major diagnostic criterion for arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy (ARVD/C)...
  35. doi request reprint Morphologic variants of familial arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy a genetics-magnetic resonance imaging correlation study
    Darshan Dalal
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:1289-99. 2009
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Evaluation of the role of endomyocardial biopsy in 851 patients with unexplained heart failure from 2000-2009
    Mosi K Bennett
    Department of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 6:676-84. 2013
    ..Endomyocardial biopsy (EMB) is often considered when the pathogenesis of heart failure cannot be determined by noninvasive testing. Uncertainty remains about the diagnostic and clinical use of EMB in various clinical scenarios...
  37. pmc Reoperative sternotomy is associated with increased mortality after heart transplantation
    Timothy J George
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:2025-32. 2012
    ..We undertook this study to examine the incidence and impact of repeat sternotomies on OHT outcomes...
  38. doi request reprint Institutional volume and the effect of recipient risk on short-term mortality after orthotopic heart transplant
    George J Arnaoutakis
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143:157-67, 167.e1. 2012
    ..We developed a validated 50-point recipient risk index predicting short-term mortality after orthotopic heart transplant (OHT). This study examined the relationship between institutional volume and recipient risk on post-OHT mortality...
  39. doi request reprint Low thromboembolism and pump thrombosis with the HeartMate II left ventricular assist device: analysis of outpatient anti-coagulation
    Andrew J Boyle
    Division of Cardiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:881-7. 2009
    ..We evaluated the risk of thromboembolism and hemorrhage related to the degree of anti-coagulation as reflected by the international normalized ratio (INR)...
  40. doi request reprint Right heart dysfunction after left ventricular assist device implantation: a comparison of the pulsatile HeartMate I and axial-flow HeartMate II devices
    Nishant D Patel
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:832-40; discussion 832-40. 2008
    ..We compared the incidence of right heart dysfunction after implantation of the pulsatile HeartMate I (XVE) and the continuous flow HeartMate II left ventricular assist device...
  41. doi request reprint Glenn shunt facilitated weaning of right ventricular mechanical support
    Jonathan P Martin
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:e16-7. 2009
    ..We describe the use of a Glenn shunt to facilitate weaning from a right ventricular assist device in a patient with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy on biventricular mechanical circulatory support...
  42. doi request reprint Incidence and predictors of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy in patients with arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy undergoing implantable cardioverter-defibrillator implantation for primary prevention
    Aditya Bhonsale
    Division of Cardiology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:1485-96. 2011
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Elevated uric acid levels predict allograft vasculopathy in cardiac transplant recipients
    Michelle M Kittleson
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:498-503. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that hyperuricemia is associated with CAV in cardiac transplant recipients...
  44. ncbi request reprint Influence of pretransplant panel-reactive antibody on outcomes in 8,160 heart transplant recipients in recent era
    Lois U Nwakanma
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1556-62; discussion 1562-3. 2007
    ..Panel-reactive antibody (PRA) screening to detect HLA antibodies is an important part of evaluation for potential heart transplant recipients. We sought to determine how different levels of PRA affect outcomes in heart transplantation...
  45. doi request reprint PDE5A inhibitor treatment of persistent pulmonary hypertension after mechanical circulatory support
    Ryan J Tedford
    Divisions of Cardiology and Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Johns Hopkins University, 720 Rutland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 1:213-9. 2008
    ..We tested the hypothesis that when PH persists after adequate left ventricle unloading via recent left ventricular assist device (LVAD) therapy, phosphodiesterase type 5A inhibition would decrease PH in this population...
  46. ncbi request reprint Recurrence of cardiac sarcoidosis in a heart transplant recipient
    Jonathan E E Yager
    Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:1988-90. 2005
    ..He subsequently underwent uncomplicated heart transplantation. Nineteen months later, a routine surveillance endomyocardial biopsy specimen demonstrated recurrence of sarcoidosis in the transplanted heart...
  47. pmc Left ventricular dysfunction as a risk factor for cardiovascular and noncardiovascular hospitalizations in African Americans
    Saul Blecker
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am Heart J 160:488-95. 2010
    ..We assessed whether left ventricular (LV) systolic dysfunction was associated with increased risk of both cardiovascular and noncardiovascular hospitalizations in a community sample of African Americans...
  48. ncbi request reprint Topical anesthesia with EMLA reduces pain during endomyocardial biopsy: a randomized trial
    Dianne H Leloudis
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:1164-6. 2006
    ..A better understanding of the factors affecting pain during EMBx could improve the comfort level of this procedure...
  49. ncbi request reprint Improved outcomes in peripartum cardiomyopathy with contemporary
    Ankie M Amos
    Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Am Heart J 152:509-13. 2006
    ..These studies were small and predated current advances in heart failure treatment. We sought to determine the outcomes of women with PPCM in the contemporary era and to determine predictors of poor outcome...
  50. ncbi request reprint Right ventricle-dominant cardiac sarcoidosis with sparing of the left ventricle
    Marc K Halushka
    Division of Cardiac Pathology, Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:479-82. 2006
    ..The left ventricular free wall was spared of any gross evidence of sarcoidosis. We present the unusual pathologic findings of the explanted heart and correlate the results with the patient's clinical data...
  51. ncbi request reprint Nonischemic cardiomyopathy associated with autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type II
    Thomas D Nielsen
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Endocr Pract 13:59-62. 2007
    ..To report a case of nonischemic cardiomyopathy associated with autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type II (APS-II)...
  52. pmc DSG2 mutations contribute to arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy
    Mark M Awad
    McKusick Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 79:136-42. 2006
    ..We report that mutations in DSG2 contribute to the development of ARVD/C...
  53. ncbi request reprint Histologic and electron microscopy findings in myocardium of treated Fabry disease
    Christopher L Owens
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Hum Pathol 37:764-8. 2006
    ..This is the first histologic description of long-standing treated Fabry disease in cardiac myocytes...
  54. ncbi request reprint Reduced kidney function as a risk factor for incident heart failure: the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study
    Anna Kottgen
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 18:1307-15. 2007
    ..In summary, middle-aged adults with moderately/severely reduced kidney function are at high risk for developing HF...
  55. doi request reprint Aortic valve replacement in a diseased bicuspid valve eleven years after transplantation
    David L Joyce
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Blalock 618, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287 4618, USA
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 8:594-5. 2009
    ..Reoperation for native allograft disease progression is a rarer phenomenon. We report a case of aortic valve replacement for bicuspid aortic valve stenosis that occurred in a patient more than ten years after cardiac transplantation...
  56. ncbi request reprint Capnocytophagia canimorsus sepsis in an asplenic heart transplant candidate with a left ventricular assist system
    Christopher R Ensor
    Department of Pharmacy, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Comprehensive Transplant Center, 600 North Wolfe St, Carnegie 180, Baltimore, MD 21287 6180, USA
    Prog Transplant 21:121-3. 2011
    ..He improved after administration of broad-spectrum antibiotics, which were narrowed to ampicillin/sulbactam for a prolonged 6-week course, and subsequently recovered fully...
  57. doi request reprint Effects of BG9928, an adenosine A₁ receptor antagonist, in patients with congestive heart failure
    Stephen S Gottlieb
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, 22 South Greene Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Clin Pharmacol 51:899-907. 2011
    ..Single intravenous BG9928 doses of up to 1.0 mg/kg were well tolerated and increased sodium excretion without worsening renal function. Further studies are needed to determine the clinical benefit of adenosine A₁ receptor antagonism...
  58. ncbi request reprint Vasopressin receptor antagonists. Therapeutic potential in the management of acute and chronic heart failure
    Stuart D Russell
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 3:13-20. 2003
    ..We review the potential uses of these antagonists for these two conditions and the promising results of small, hemodynamic trials with the new vasopressin antagonists that have already been performed...
  59. ncbi request reprint Outcomes with an alternate list strategy for heart transplantation
    G Michael Felker
    Department of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:1781-6. 2005
    ..The creation of an alternate list to match recipients with contraindications to traditional HT with sub-optimal donor organs has been implemented at some centers, but outcomes using this approach are uncertain...
  60. pmc Cerebral blood flow autoregulation is preserved after continuous-flow left ventricular assist device implantation
    Masahiro Ono
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:1022-8. 2012
    ..To compare cerebral blood flow (CBF) autoregulation in patients undergoing continuous-flow left ventricular assist device (LVAD) implantation with that in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)...
  61. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy associated with mutations in plakophilin-2
    Darshan Dalal
    Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Circulation 113:1641-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of our study was to validate the frequency of PKP2 mutations in another large series of ARVD/C patients and to examine the phenotypic characteristics associated with PKP2 mutations...
  62. pmc Adequate health literacy is associated with higher heart failure knowledge and self-care confidence in hospitalized patients
    Cheryl R Dennison
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing and School of Medicine, 525 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 26:359-67. 2011
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  63. ncbi request reprint Impaired chronotropic and vasodilator reserves limit exercise capacity in patients with heart failure and a preserved ejection fraction
    Barry A Borlaug
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Circulation 114:2138-47. 2006
    ..Symptoms of exercise intolerance and dyspnea are most often attributed to diastolic dysfunction; however, impaired systolic and/or arterial vasodilator reserve under stress could also play an important role...
  64. ncbi request reprint Rationale for use of an exercise end point and design for the ADVANCE (A Dose evaluation of a Vasopressin ANtagonist in CHF patients undergoing Exercise) trial
    Stuart D Russell
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am Heart J 145:179-86. 2003
    ....
  65. doi request reprint HeartMate® II continuous-flow left ventricular assist system
    Farooq H Sheikh
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 North Wolfe Street, Carnegie 568, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 8:11-21. 2011
    ....