Affiliation: Loma Linda University
- Pericardial constriction after cardiac transplantationRamesh Bansal
Division of Cardiology, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, California 92354, USA
J Heart Lung Transplant 29:371-7. 2010..Early diagnosis and timely surgical pericardiectomy may correct this condition entirely and result in satisfactory long-term results...
- Left ventricular pseudoaneurysm due to embolic myocardial infarction in infective endocarditis: real time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiographic evaluationRamesh C Bansal
Division of Cardiology Division of Internal Medicine, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA 92354, USA
Echocardiography 28:E28-30. 2011..In addition, three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography showed the narrow neck of the PA. Findings were confirmed at surgery and she was discharged after successful repair...
- Cardiac index measurements by transcutaneous Doppler ultrasound and transthoracic echocardiography in adult and pediatric emergency patientsH Bryant Nguyen
Department of Emergency Medicine, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda University, CA 92354, USA
J Clin Monit Comput 24:237-47. 2010..In this study, we compared non-invasive cardiac index (CI) measurements by USCOM-1A with transthoracic echocardiography (TTE)...
- Aortic root surgery does not increase the operative risk of acute type A aortic dissectionJose Montalvo
Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, California, USA
Am Surg 77:88-92. 2011..Prompt surgical treatment of AAD before cardiogenic shock ensues can improve the outcome of patients. When indicated, aortic root surgery can be performed without increased mortality and morbidity...