Amanda A Fox

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Increased perioperative b-type natriuretic peptide associates with heart failure hospitalization or heart failure death after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 119:284-94. 2013
  2. pmc Preoperative B-type natriuretic peptide is as independent predictor of ventricular dysfunction and mortality after primary coronary artery bypass grafting
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:452-61. 2008
  3. pmc Natriuretic peptide system gene variants are associated with ventricular dysfunction after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 110:738-47. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of the utility of preoperative versus postoperative B-type natriuretic peptide for predicting hospital length of stay and mortality after primary coronary artery bypass grafting
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 112:842-51. 2010
  5. pmc Increased peak postoperative B-type natriuretic peptide predicts decreased longer-term physical function after primary coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 114:807-16. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic influences on cardiac surgical outcomes
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesia, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:379-91. 2005
  7. pmc Genome-wide assessment for genetic variants associated with ventricular dysfunction after primary coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e24593. 2011
  8. pmc Heart-type fatty acid binding protein is an independent predictor of death and ventricular dysfunction after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Jochen D Muehlschlegel
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 111:1101-9. 2010
  9. pmc Preoperative C-reactive protein predicts long-term mortality and hospital length of stay after primary, nonemergent coronary artery bypass grafting
    Tjorvi E Perry
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 112:607-13. 2010
  10. pmc Chromosome 9p21 variant predicts mortality after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Jochen D Muehlschlegel
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 122:S60-5. 2010

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Publications27

  1. pmc Increased perioperative b-type natriuretic peptide associates with heart failure hospitalization or heart failure death after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 119:284-94. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that increased perioperative BNP independently associates with HF hospitalization or HF death up to 5 yr after coronary artery bypass graft surgery...
  2. pmc Preoperative B-type natriuretic peptide is as independent predictor of ventricular dysfunction and mortality after primary coronary artery bypass grafting
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:452-61. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that preoperative plasma B-type natriuretic peptide would independently predict in-hospital postoperative ventricular dysfunction, hospital stay, and up to 5-year mortality after primary coronary artery bypass grafting...
  3. pmc Natriuretic peptide system gene variants are associated with ventricular dysfunction after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 110:738-47. 2009
    ..The authors hypothesized that natriuretic peptide system gene variants independently predict risk of VnD after primary coronary artery bypass grafting...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of the utility of preoperative versus postoperative B-type natriuretic peptide for predicting hospital length of stay and mortality after primary coronary artery bypass grafting
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 112:842-51. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Increased peak postoperative B-type natriuretic peptide predicts decreased longer-term physical function after primary coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 114:807-16. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that peak postoperative BNP associates with PF assessed up to 2 yr after CABG surgery, even after adjusting for clinical risk factors. including preoperative PF...
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic influences on cardiac surgical outcomes
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesia, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:379-91. 2005
  7. pmc Genome-wide assessment for genetic variants associated with ventricular dysfunction after primary coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e24593. 2011
    ..We aimed to determine if genetic variants associate with occurrence of in-hospital VnD after CABG surgery...
  8. pmc Heart-type fatty acid binding protein is an independent predictor of death and ventricular dysfunction after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Jochen D Muehlschlegel
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 111:1101-9. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that hFABP is superior to conventional cardiac biomarkers for predicting early perioperative myocardial injury after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery...
  9. pmc Preoperative C-reactive protein predicts long-term mortality and hospital length of stay after primary, nonemergent coronary artery bypass grafting
    Tjorvi E Perry
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Anesthesiology 112:607-13. 2010
    ..We examine the value of preoperative CRP levels less than 10 mg/l for predicting long-term, all-cause mortality and hospital length of stay in surgical patients undergoing primary, nonemergent coronary artery bypass graft-only surgery...
  10. pmc Chromosome 9p21 variant predicts mortality after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Jochen D Muehlschlegel
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 122:S60-5. 2010
    ..This study investigated the association of a 9p21 variant with mortality in patients after CABG surgery and its prognostic value to improve the EuroSCORE...
  11. pmc Postoperative activity, but not preoperative activity, of antithrombin is associated with major adverse cardiac events after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Sean Garvin
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 111:862-9. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that perioperative AT activity is independently associated with postoperative major adverse cardiac events (MACEs) in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery...
  12. pmc Plasma neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin and acute postoperative kidney injury in adult cardiac surgical patients
    Tjorvi E Perry
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 110:1541-7. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that increased plasma neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) measured immediately after separating from cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) would predict AKI after CABG surgery...
  13. pmc Troponin is superior to electrocardiogram and creatinine kinase MB for predicting clinically significant myocardial injury after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Jochen D Muehlschlegel
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, CWN L1, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Eur Heart J 30:1574-83. 2009
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  14. pmc C-Reactive protein gene variants are associated with postoperative C-reactive protein levels after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Tjorvi E Perry
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Med Genet 10:38. 2009
    ..We describe the association between candidate CRP gene variants and postoperative plasma CRP levels in patients undergoing primary, elective coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB)...
  15. pmc Variation in the 4q25 chromosomal locus predicts atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Simon C Body
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 2:499-506. 2009
    ..However, their role in postoperative AF is unknown. We hypothesized that genetic variants in the 4q25 chromosomal region are independently associated with postoperative AF after coronary artery bypass graft surgery...
  16. pmc Common genetic variants on chromosome 9p21 predict perioperative myocardial injury after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Kuang Yu Liu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 139:483-8, 488.e1-2. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that these variants are also associated with perioperative myocardial injury after isolated primary coronary artery bypass graft surgery...
  17. pmc Heparin dose response is independent of preoperative antithrombin activity in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery using low heparin concentrations
    Sean Garvin
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Anesth Analg 111:856-61. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that there would be a direct association between preoperative AT activity and both heparin dose response (HDR) and heparin sensitivity index (HSI) in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery...
  18. pmc GNAS gene variants affect β-blocker-related survival after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Ulrich H Frey
    From the Klinik für Anästhesiologie und Intensivmedizin, Universität Duisburg Essen and Universitätsklinikum Essen, Essen, Germany U H F, C O, J P Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts J D M, S K S, S B Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas A A F Division of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology, Texas Heart Institute, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston Texas C D C and Helmholtz Zentrum München, Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt, Neuherberg, Germany P L
    Anesthesiology 120:1109-17. 2014
    ..The authors tested the hypothesis that these GNAS variants result in altered mortality in patients after coronary artery bypass graft surgery, particularly in those receiving βAR blockade...
  19. doi request reprint Polymorphism in the protease-activated receptor-4 gene region associates with platelet activation and perioperative myocardial injury
    Jochen D Muehlschlegel
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Hematol 87:161-6. 2012
    ..004). We conclude that rs773857 risk allele homozygotes are associated with risk for increased platelet count and hyperactivity...
  20. ncbi request reprint Predictive genomics of adverse events after cardiac surgery
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 8:297-315. 2004
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Incidental finding of superior vena cava mass missed on transesophageal echocardiography but seen on epiaortic imaging
    K Annette Mizuguchi
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 107:788-90. 2008
  22. pmc Fluorochrome-linked immunoassay for functional analysis of the mannose binding lectin complement pathway to the level of C3 cleavage
    Mary C Walsh
    Center for Experimental Therapeutics and Reperfusion Injury, Department of Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, United States
    J Immunol Methods 323:147-59. 2007
    ..The FLISA can be used potentially to identify specific human disease correlations between these components and clinical outcomes in already established databases...
  23. ncbi request reprint Does gender influence the likelihood or types of complications following cardiac surgery?
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 8:283-95. 2004
    ..Further research is needed to identify risk factors for perioperative morbidity and mortality in women undergoing cardiac surgery and to develop medical interventions to mitigate these risks...
  24. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery bypass graft surgery in women
    Amanda A Fox
    Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesia, Texas Heart Institute, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 18:344-52. 2004
  25. pmc The MBL2 'LYQA secretor' haplotype is an independent predictor of postoperative myocardial infarction in whites undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Charles D Collard
    Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Heart Institute, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, 6720 Bertner Avenue, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Circulation 116:I106-12. 2007
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  26. doi request reprint Pro: Newly appreciated pathophysiology of ischemic heart disease in women mandates changes in perioperative management
    Amanda A Fox
    Anesth Analg 107:29-32. 2008
  27. ncbi request reprint Influence of statins on perioperative outcomes
    Katja Hindler
    Division of Cardiovascular Anesthesia, Texas Heart Institute at Saint Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:251-8. 2006