M Kamalesh

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Aortic valve endocarditis due to Staphylococcus capitis
    M Kamalesh
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana Champaign, VA Medical Center, Danville, USA
    Echocardiography 17:685-7. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Rapid formation of left atrial appendage thrombus after unsuccessful cardioversion of atrial fibrillation
    M Kamalesh
    University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana Champaign, USA
    Echocardiography 18:157-8. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of a negative stress echocardiographic study in diabetic patients
    Masoor Kamalesh
    University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, Ill, USA
    Am Heart J 143:163-8. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Heart failure and diabetes: pathogenesis and management
    M Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology and Clinical Cardiology Research VA Medical Center, Indiana University School of Medicine Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Minerva Med 97:231-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome attenuates effect of chronic kidney disease on prevalence of coronary disease in men referred for stress imaging study
    M Kamalesh
    Division of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Nephrol 71:255-62. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Challenge of identifying patients with diabetes mellitus who are at low risk for coronary events by use of cardiac stress imaging
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Ind, USA
    Am Heart J 147:561-3. 2004
  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 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
  9. 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
  10. ncbi request reprint Heart failure in diabetes and related conditions
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Department of Clinical Cardiology Research, VA Medical Center, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Card Fail 13:861-73. 2007

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Aortic valve endocarditis due to Staphylococcus capitis
    M Kamalesh
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana Champaign, VA Medical Center, Danville, USA
    Echocardiography 17:685-7. 2000
    ..We report a case of native aortic valve endocarditis due to S capitis in an elderly diabetic that had a fatal outcome despite appropriate therapy with antibiotics. A review the literature is also presented...
  2. ncbi request reprint Rapid formation of left atrial appendage thrombus after unsuccessful cardioversion of atrial fibrillation
    M Kamalesh
    University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana Champaign, USA
    Echocardiography 18:157-8. 2001
    ..We report on a subject who had rapid formation of a fresh, mobile thrombus in the LAA despite unsuccessful cardioversion and therapeutic anticoagulation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of a negative stress echocardiographic study in diabetic patients
    Masoor Kamalesh
    University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, Ill, USA
    Am Heart J 143:163-8. 2002
    ..Diabetic patients have increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. We compared the long-term prognostic value of a negative, nonischemic stress echocardiogram in patients with and without diabetes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Heart failure and diabetes: pathogenesis and management
    M Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology and Clinical Cardiology Research VA Medical Center, Indiana University School of Medicine Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Minerva Med 97:231-9. 2006
    ..Treatment of asymptomatic left ventricular dysfunction and management of CHF has been evolving over last few years with major clinical trials advancing our knowledge. This review highlights some of the new developments in this field...
  5. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome attenuates effect of chronic kidney disease on prevalence of coronary disease in men referred for stress imaging study
    M Kamalesh
    Division of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Nephrol 71:255-62. 2009
    ..Components of MS also cause CKD. The incremental effect of CKD on CAD prevalence in MS patients referred for stress imaging studies is unknown...
  6. ncbi request reprint Challenge of identifying patients with diabetes mellitus who are at low risk for coronary events by use of cardiac stress imaging
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Ind, USA
    Am Heart J 147:561-3. 2004
  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 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...
  9. 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint Heart failure in diabetes and related conditions
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Department of Clinical Cardiology Research, VA Medical Center, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Card Fail 13:861-73. 2007
    ..Diabetes prevalence is increasing worldwide with prevalence of diabetes among patients with CHF increasing at an even faster pace...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Assessing prognosis in patients with diabetes mellitus--the Achilles' heel of cardiac stress imaging tests?
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:1016-9. 2007
    ..In conclusion, currently available data suggest that the prognostic value of stress imaging studies in subjects with diabetes differs from those without diabetes and should be interpreted as such...
  14. ncbi request reprint Comparative prognostic significance of transesophageal versus transthoracic stress echocardiography
    Masoor Kamalesh
    University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana Champaign, USA
    Echocardiography 19:313-8. 2002
    ..While advances in ultrasound techniques may improve our ability to detect coronary artery disease, it remains to be seen whether this will have an impact on prognostication...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of 80 mg/day simvastatin therapy on cardiovascular outcomes in adults with versus without metabolic syndrome
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Indiana University School of Medicine and affiliated Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:1487-9. 2006
    ..The results of our study suggest that high-dose simvastatin may be required to reduce excess events in very high-risk cohorts with metabolic syndrome...
  16. ncbi request reprint Negative stress echocardiographic study predicts excellent long-term prognosis in patients with erectile dysfunction
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1800 Capitol Ave, Ste E475, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Int J Cardiol 90:291-5. 2003
    ..Subjects with erectile dysfunction share common risk factors as those for coronary artery disease. However, there are no data on the role of stress echocardiography in assessing the prognosis of patients with erectile dysfunction...
  17. ncbi request reprint Diabetes status and racial differences in post-myocardial infarction mortality
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Am Heart J 150:912-9. 2005
    ..We evaluated the effect of diabetes status on racial differences in post-MI mortality and morbidity for a 7-year period, from 1990 through 1997...
  18. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in prevalence of diabetes among younger patients admitted with acute myocardial infarction
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, United States
    Int J Cardiol 104:77-80. 2005
    ..Diabetes prevalence is increasing in the population, both in the young and the elderly. We assessed the impact of increasing prevalence of diabetes on admissions for acute myocardial infarctions (MI) from 1990 through 1997...
  19. ncbi request reprint Similar decline in post-myocardial infarction mortality among subjects with and without diabetes
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Indiana University School of Medicine and Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Am J Med Sci 329:228-33. 2005
    ..We evaluated trends in post-myocardial infarction mortality and morbidity in patients with and without diabetes over a 7-year period from 1990 through 1997, when substantial changes occurred in the management of coronary disease...
  20. ncbi request reprint Disproportionate increase in prevalence of diabetes among patients with congestive heart failure due to systolic dysfunction
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1481 W 10th St, VAMC, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Int J Cardiol 99:125-7. 2005
    ..To further understand the increasing prevalence of heart failure, we compared trends in the prevalence of diabetes among individuals with diagnosed heart failure versus those in the general population...
  21. 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...
  22. ncbi request reprint Investigational methods and radiological therapeutic approaches
    Masoor Kamalesh
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 6:1-3. 2008
  23. ncbi request reprint A 44-year-old man with suspected exacerbation of COPD and atrial fibrillation
    Srinivasan Ramanuja
    Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Clarian Cardiovascular Center, Department of Medicine, Indiana University, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Chest 125:2340-4. 2004