Patricia Pellikka

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Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Value of echocardiography in an era of healthcare reform
    Patricia A Pellikka
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA Division of Cardiovacular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA Electronic address
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 57:1-2. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Stress echocardiography for the diagnosis of coronary artery disease: progress towards quantification
    Patricia A Pellikka
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 20:395-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint American Society of Echocardiography recommendations for performance, interpretation, and application of stress echocardiography
    Patricia A Pellikka
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:1021-41. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcome of 622 adults with asymptomatic, hemodynamically significant aortic stenosis during prolonged follow-up
    Patricia A Pellikka
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Circulation 111:3290-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Going for the money: Transthoracic assessment of coronary artery flow reserve
    Patricia Pellikka
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 17:700-3. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of two-dimensional speckle strain for evaluation of left ventricular diastolic deformation in patients with coronary artery disease
    Hsin Yueh Liang
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:1581-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Association of cholesterol levels, hydroxymethylglutaryl coenzyme-A reductase inhibitor treatment, and progression of aortic stenosis in the community
    Michael F Bellamy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:1723-30. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Relation of dyspnea in patients unable to perform exercise stress testing to outcome and myocardial ischemia
    Alain M Bernheim
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Cardiol 104:265-9. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Characteristics and outcomes of patients with abnormal stress echocardiograms and angiographically mild coronary artery disease (<50% stenoses) or normal coronary arteries
    Aaron M From
    Echocardiography Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 23:207-14. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of impairment of heart rate response to exercise: impact of left ventricular function and myocardial ischemia
    Abdou Elhendy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, 200 1st Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:823-30. 2003

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Publications82

  1. ncbi request reprint Value of echocardiography in an era of healthcare reform
    Patricia A Pellikka
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA Division of Cardiovacular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA Electronic address
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 57:1-2. 2014
    ..As described in the articles in this issue, echocardiography has become central to the assessment of patients with a broad variety of cardiac conditions. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Stress echocardiography for the diagnosis of coronary artery disease: progress towards quantification
    Patricia A Pellikka
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 20:395-8. 2005
    ..Recent literature regarding the application of tissue Doppler and strain rate imaging for the diagnosis of coronary artery disease is summarized...
  3. ncbi request reprint American Society of Echocardiography recommendations for performance, interpretation, and application of stress echocardiography
    Patricia A Pellikka
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:1021-41. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcome of 622 adults with asymptomatic, hemodynamically significant aortic stenosis during prolonged follow-up
    Patricia A Pellikka
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Circulation 111:3290-5. 2005
    ..This study assessed the long-term outcome of a large, asymptomatic population with hemodynamically significant aortic stenosis (AS)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Going for the money: Transthoracic assessment of coronary artery flow reserve
    Patricia Pellikka
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 17:700-3. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of two-dimensional speckle strain for evaluation of left ventricular diastolic deformation in patients with coronary artery disease
    Hsin Yueh Liang
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:1581-6. 2006
    ..Altered diastolic deformation at rest identifies regions subtended by > or =70% coronary stenosis with high specificity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Association of cholesterol levels, hydroxymethylglutaryl coenzyme-A reductase inhibitor treatment, and progression of aortic stenosis in the community
    Michael F Bellamy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:1723-30. 2002
    ..This study was designed to analyze the association among cholesterol levels, lipid-lowering treatment, and progression of aortic stenosis (AS) in the community...
  8. ncbi request reprint Relation of dyspnea in patients unable to perform exercise stress testing to outcome and myocardial ischemia
    Alain M Bernheim
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Cardiol 104:265-9. 2009
    ..70, p <0.001). In conclusion, in patients referred for DSE, dyspnea was associated with a poor outcome. This increased hazard seems not to be linked to myocardial ischemia, but instead to HF and death...
  9. doi request reprint Characteristics and outcomes of patients with abnormal stress echocardiograms and angiographically mild coronary artery disease (<50% stenoses) or normal coronary arteries
    Aaron M From
    Echocardiography Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 23:207-14. 2010
    ..The aim of this retrospective study was to describe the characteristics and outcomes of patients with abnormal stress echocardiographic findings who had false-positive results compared with those who had true-positive results...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of impairment of heart rate response to exercise: impact of left ventricular function and myocardial ischemia
    Abdou Elhendy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, 200 1st Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:823-30. 2003
    ..The goal of this research was to study the association between heart rate (HR) response to exercise and the risk of death and myocardial infarction (MI) after adjustment for left ventricular (LV) function and myocardial ischemia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Doppler derived coronary flow reserve during dobutamine stress echocardiography further improves detection of myocardial ischemia
    Saeed A L Ahmari
    Echocardiography Lab, Cardiology Division, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Gonda 6 138 NW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Eur J Echocardiogr 7:134-40. 2006
    ..The coronary flow velocity (CFV) has been used to estimate coronary flow reserve (CFR) during dobutamine stress echocardiography (DSE). However, the relationship of the CFR to myocardial wall thickening (WT) has not been investigated...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of ST-segment elevation during dobutamine stress echocardiography
    Ana Lucia M Arruda
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am Heart J 151:744.e1-744.e6. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the prognostic significance of new ST-segment elevation during DSE and its relationship to angiographic severity of coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Detection of left ventricular systolic dysfunction in cardiac amyloidosis with strain rate echocardiography
    Diego Bellavia
    Cardiovascular Division, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minneosota 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:1194-202. 2007
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of patients with good exercise capacity and mildly abnormal exercise echocardiography results: identification of an at-risk subgroup
    Robert B McCully
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:644-8. 2005
    ..Patients with good exercise capacity and mildly abnormal exercise echocardiography results have a favorable overall prognosis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Use of a scoring model combining clinical, exercise test, and echocardiographic data to predict mortality in patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease
    Abdou Elhendy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:1223-8. 2004
    ..This study provides a model for assessing risk of death by combining clinical, exercise testing, and echocardiographic data using a single composite score...
  16. ncbi request reprint Akinesia becoming dyskinesia after exercise testing: prevalence and relationship to clinical outcome
    Graham S Hillis
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:599-605. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence and prognostic implications of dyskinesia developing after exercise...
  17. ncbi request reprint Comparison of intravenous myocardial contrast echocardiography and low-dose dobutamine echocardiography for predicting left ventricular functional recovery following acute myocardial infarction
    Graham S Hillis
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:504-8. 2003
    ..Low-dose DE was superior to intravenous MCE in the prediction of functional recovery of akinetic myocardium after AMI, but the combination of both maximizes predictive accuracy...
  18. doi request reprint The benefits of early valve replacement in asymptomatic patients with severe aortic stenosis
    Morgan L Brown
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:308-15. 2008
    ..To address the controversies in management of asymptomatic patients with severe aortic stenosis, we assessed the early and late outcomes of aortic valve replacement in these patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prediction of mortality in patients with left ventricular hypertrophy by clinical, exercise stress, and echocardiographic data
    Abdou Elhendy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:129-35. 2003
    ..This study evaluated the clinical, exercise stress test, and echocardiographic predictors of mortality and cardiac events in patients with left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of exercise echocardiography in 5,798 patients: is there a gender difference?
    Adelaide M Arruda-Olson
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:625-31. 2002
    ..This study was designed to determine the effect of gender on the prognostic value of exercise echocardiography...
  21. ncbi request reprint Severe pulmonary hypertension in patients with severe aortic valve stenosis: clinical profile and prognostic implications
    Joseph F Malouf
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:789-95. 2002
    ..We analyzed the clinical characteristics and outcomes of 47 patients with severe pulmonary hypertension (PHT) and severe aortic valve stenosis (AS) from 1987 to 1999...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of the location of wall motion abnormalities during exercise echocardiography
    Abdou Elhendy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:1623-9. 2002
    ..Our aim was to determine whether location of wall motion abnormalities (WMAs) during exercise echocardiography provides independent prognostic value...
  23. pmc Size, shape, and stamina: the impact of left ventricular geometry on exercise capacity
    Carolyn S P Lam
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Hypertension 55:1143-9. 2010
    ..Reverse remodeling strategies may prevent or treat functional decline in patients with structural heart disease...
  24. ncbi request reprint Safety of contrast agent use during stress echocardiography in patients with elevated right ventricular systolic pressure: a cohort study
    Sahar S Abdelmoneim
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and the Division of Biostatistics Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 3:240-8. 2010
    ..We analyzed the short- and long-term outcomes of patients who received microbubble contrast and those who did not during stress echocardiography (SE) according to resting RVSP...
  25. doi request reprint Aortic valve stenosis in community medical practice: determinants of outcome and implications for aortic valve replacement
    Joseph Malouf
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:1421-7. 2012
    ..To define the objective and subjective measures of aortic stenosis (AS) severity linked to survival after diagnosis in community practice...
  26. ncbi request reprint Strain echocardiography tracks dobutamine-induced decrease in regional myocardial perfusion in nonocclusive coronary stenosis
    Gabriel Yip
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:1664-71. 2004
    ..This study was designed to determine whether strain echocardiography parameters reflect changes in regional myocardial perfusion during dobutamine stress...
  27. ncbi request reprint Applicability of appropriateness criteria for stress imaging: similarities and differences between stress echocardiography and single-photon emission computed tomography myocardial perfusion imaging criteria
    Robert B McCully
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 2:213-8. 2009
    ..We sought to evaluate the application of the stress echocardiography appropriateness criteria to patients undergoing stress echocardiography in an academic medical center...
  28. doi request reprint Evaluation of coronary CTA Appropriateness Criteria in an academic medical center
    John A Miller
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55904, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 7:125-31. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate published appropriateness criteria for CT angiography (CTA) at the authors' academic medical center...
  29. ncbi request reprint Carcinoid heart disease
    Heidi M Connolly
    Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 8:96-101. 2006
    ..An experienced medical, surgical, and anesthetic team approach to the patient with carcinoid heart disease is critical in order to provide state of the art management...
  30. ncbi request reprint Relationship between coronary artery calcification detected by electron-beam computed tomography and abnormal stress echocardiography: association and prognostic implications
    Gautam Ramakrishna
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:2125-31. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the results and prognostic value of electron-beam computed tomography (EBCT) and exercise echocardiography...
  31. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after normal dobutamine stress echocardiography and predictors of adverse events: long-term follow-up of 3014 patients
    Nithima Chaowalit
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Eur Heart J 27:3039-44. 2006
    ..Dobutamine stress echocardiography (DSE) is generally reserved for patients with comorbidities which preclude exercise testing. We evaluated predictors of adverse events after normal DSE...
  32. ncbi request reprint Saddle pulmonary embolism diagnosed by CT angiography: frequency, clinical features and outcome
    Jay H Ryu
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Respir Med 101:1537-42. 2007
    ..To assess the frequency, clinical presentation and outcome associated with saddle pulmonary embolism (PE) diagnosed by computed tomographic angiography (CTA)...
  33. pmc Left ventricular function and exercise capacity
    Jasmine Grewal
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    JAMA 301:286-94. 2009
    ..Limited information exists regarding the role of left ventricular function in predicting exercise capacity and impact on age- and sex-related differences...
  34. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary hypertension in patients with interstitial lung diseases
    Jay H Ryu
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:342-50. 2007
    ..Whether specific treatment of PH in these patients favorably alters functional capacity or outcome needs to be determined...
  35. pmc Natural history of asymptomatic patients with normally functioning or minimally dysfunctional bicuspid aortic valve in the community
    Hector I Michelena
    Divisions of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circulation 117:2776-84. 2008
    ..Bicuspid aortic valve is frequent and is reported to cause numerous complications, but the clinical outcome of patients diagnosed with normal or mildly dysfunctional valve is undefined...
  36. ncbi request reprint "Good-old" transthoracic echo: tracking aortic dissection from top to bottom
    Hector I Michelena
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Echocardiography 24:883-4. 2007
  37. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of carcinoid heart disease: analysis of 200 cases over two decades
    Jacob E Møller
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Circulation 112:3320-7. 2005
    ..The long-term prognosis of patients who develop carcinoid heart disease and the effect of cardiac surgery on outcome are not well established...
  38. ncbi request reprint Time to onset of regional relaxation: feasibility, variability and utility of a novel index of regional myocardial function by strain rate imaging
    Theodore P Abraham
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:1531-7. 2002
    ..This study sought to prospectively establish the feasibility and variability of T(R) in healthy volunteers (CONTROL) and to examine its utility in patients with inducible ischemia (PATIENT)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of exercise echocardiography in patients with classic angina pectoris
    Abdou Elhendy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:559-63. 2004
    ..Patients with normal exercise echocardiograms have a low event rate and therefore can be exempted from invasive procedures during the 3 years after a normal exercise echocardiogram...
  40. ncbi request reprint Carcinoid heart disease: impact of pulmonary valve replacement in right ventricular function and remodeling
    Heidi M Connolly
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Anesthesiology, and Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn, USA
    Circulation 106:I51-I56. 2002
    ..Carcinoid heart disease characteristically affects tricuspid (TV) and pulmonary valves (PV), and TV replacement is helpful in selected patients. There is uncertainty, however, regarding optimal surgical management of PV regurgitation...
  41. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound strain imaging of altered myocardial stiffness: stunned versus infarcted reperfused myocardium
    Cristina Pislaru
    Department of Physiology and Biomedical Engineering, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Ultrasound Research Lab, 200 First St SW, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Circulation 109:2905-10. 2004
    ..In this study we evaluate the diastolic deformation of ischemic/reperfused myocardium and relate this deformation to tissue elastic properties...
  42. ncbi request reprint Hypertensive response to exercise: a potential cause for new wall motion abnormality in the absence of coronary artery disease
    Jong Won Ha
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:323-7. 2002
    ..We sought to characterize patients with a hypertensive response during exercise echocardiography and its effect on results of the test...
  43. ncbi request reprint Exercise echocardiographic findings and outcome of patients referred for evaluation of dyspnea
    Sebastien Bergeron
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:2242-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the outcome of patients referred for exercise echocardiographic evaluation of dyspnea...
  44. ncbi request reprint Prognostic importance of secondary pulmonary hypertension after acute myocardial infarction
    Jacob E Møller
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:199-203. 2005
    ..22 per 10 mm Hg, p <0.0001), after adjustment for conventional risk factors and left ventricular function...
  45. ncbi request reprint Outcome after abnormal exercise echocardiography for patients with good exercise capacity: prognostic importance of the extent and severity of exercise-related left ventricular dysfunction
    Robert B McCully
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:1345-52. 2002
    ..BACKGROUND; The exercise capacity of patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease (CAD) is of prognostic importance, as is the extent of exercise-related left ventricular (LV) hypoperfusion or dysfunction...
  46. doi request reprint Application of appropriateness criteria to stress single-photon emission computed tomography sestamibi studies and stress echocardiograms in an academic medical center
    Raymond J Gibbons
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Foundation, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1283-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to apply published appropriateness criteria for single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) in a single academic medical center...
  47. ncbi request reprint Impact of individual and cumulative coronary risk factors on coronary flow reserve assessed by dobutamine stress echocardiography
    Saeed A L Ahmari
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:1694-9. 2008
    ..Despite a negative dobutamine stress echocardiographic result, aggressive risk factor assessment and control should be implemented in patients with coronary risk factors due to an underlying abnormal CFR...
  48. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular diastolic filling pressures during dobutamine stress echocardiography: relationship to symptoms and ischemia
    Yoshie Nakajima
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:947-53. 2009
    ..Limited information exists regarding the relationship of left ventricular diastolic filling parameters measured by Doppler echocardiography during dobutamine stress echocardiography (DSE) and stress-induced symptoms or myocardial ischemia...
  49. ncbi request reprint Noncompacted myocardium in Ebstein's anomaly: initial description in three patients
    Christine H Attenhofer Jost
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 17:677-80. 2004
    ..This LV pathology may be an additional explanation for exercise intolerance or signs of left heart failure in patients with Ebstein's anomaly...
  50. ncbi request reprint Left atrial volume: a powerful predictor of survival after acute myocardial infarction
    Jacob E Moller
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Circulation 107:2207-12. 2003
    ..In contrast, left atrial (LA) volume is less influenced by acute changes and reflects subacute or chronic diastolic function. This may be of importance when one assesses risk in patients with AMI...
  51. ncbi request reprint Real-time myocardial perfusion contrast echocardiography and regional wall motion abnormalities after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Clinical article
    Sahar S Abdelmoneim
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 111:1023-8. 2009
    ..Using myocardial real-time perfusion contrast echocardiography (RTP-CE), the authors evaluated microvascular function in patients with acute SAH...
  52. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular effects of sildenafil during exercise in men with known or probable coronary artery disease: a randomized crossover trial
    Adelaide M Arruda-Olson
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    JAMA 287:719-25. 2002
    ..The relationship between sildenafil citrate use and reported adverse cardiovascular events in men with coronary artery disease (CAD) is unclear...
  53. doi request reprint Application of the appropriateness criteria for echocardiography in an academic medical center
    Niti R Aggarwal
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 23:267-74. 2010
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Does left atrial size predict mortality in asymptomatic patients with severe aortic stenosis?
    Grace Casaclang-Verzosa
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Echocardiography 27:105-9. 2010
    ..We assessed the hypothesis that diastolic function represented by left atrial size determines the rate of development of symptoms and the risk of all-cause mortality in asymptomatic patients with severe aortic stenosis (AS)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in evaluation and outcome after stress testing
    Veronique L Roger
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 77:638-45. 2002
    ..To examine sex differences in evaluation and outcome after stress testing for coronary artery disease (CAD) in a geographically defined cohort...
  56. ncbi request reprint Functional and prognostic significance of exercise-induced ventricular arrhythmias in patients with suspected coronary artery disease
    Abdou Elhendy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine and the Section of Biostatistics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:95-100. 2002
    ..This risk is attributed to the relation between VA and the extent and severity of left ventricular functional abnormalities with exercise...
  57. ncbi request reprint Carcinoid heart disease in patients without hepatic metastases
    Alain M Bernheim
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:292-4. 2007
    ..In conclusion, cardiac symptoms or findings on auscultation should prompt further evaluation by transthoracic echocardiography in these patients, although the classic prerequisites for development of carcinoid heart disease are lacking...
  58. ncbi request reprint Assessment of myocardial perfusion during adenosine stress using real time three-dimensional and two-dimensional myocardial contrast echocardiography: comparison with single-photon emission computed tomography
    Sahar S Abdelmoneim
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Echocardiography 27:421-9. 2010
    ..To evaluate diagnostic accuracy of adenosine two-dimensional and three-dimensional myocardial contrast echocardiography (2D- and 3D-MCE) compared with single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) for assessing myocardial perfusion...
  59. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of contrast echocardiography during adenosine stress for detection of abnormal myocardial perfusion: a prospective comparison with technetium-99 m sestamibi single-photon emission computed tomography
    Sahar S Abdelmoneim
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Heart Vessels 25:121-30. 2010
    ..005). Real-time MCE with a 17-segment model for analysis has good feasibility and accuracy in evaluation of myocardial perfusion during adenosine stress...
  60. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive estimation of left ventricular filling pressure by E/e' is a powerful predictor of survival after acute myocardial infarction
    Graham S Hillis
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:360-7. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prognostic value of a noninvasive measure of left ventricular diastolic pressure (LVDP) early after acute myocardial infarction (MI)...
  61. ncbi request reprint The prognostic significance of exercise-induced atrial arrhythmias
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:1236-40. 2004
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine if atrial ectopy (AE) or atrial arrhythmias during exercise are predictive of an increased risk of cardiac events and death...
  62. ncbi request reprint Calcified right ventricular mass and pulmonary embolism in a previously healthy young woman
    Nithima Chaowalit
    Divisions of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:275-7. 2005
    ..They should be distinguished from calcified benign or malignant neoplasms of the heart...
  63. ncbi request reprint Role of biplane and biplane echocardiographically guided 3-dimensional echocardiography during dobutamine stress echocardiography
    Hyun Suk Yang
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:1136-43. 2006
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Relation of QRS duration on the surface 12-lead electrocardiogram with mortality in patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease
    Abdou Elhendy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:1082-8. 2005
    ..In conclusion, QRS duration is associated with an increased risk of death, even after adjustment for clinical factors, exercise capacity, left ventricular function, and exercise-induced myocardial ischemia...
  65. ncbi request reprint Dobutamine stress echocardiography in patients with diabetes mellitus: enhanced prognostic prediction using a simple risk score
    Nithima Chaowalit
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:1029-36. 2006
    ..We sought to determine the prognostic value of dobutamine stress echocardiography (DSE) for predicting long-term outcomes in a large cohort with diabetes mellitus and to develop a simple risk score using clinical and echocardiographic data...
  66. ncbi request reprint Diastolic stress echocardiography: a novel noninvasive diagnostic test for diastolic dysfunction using supine bicycle exercise Doppler echocardiography
    Jong Won Ha
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:63-8. 2005
    ..Our preliminary results suggest the hemodynamic consequences of exercise-induced increase in diastolic filling pressure can be demonstrated noninvasively with exercise Doppler echocardiography...
  67. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic and clinical characteristics of pulmonary hypertension complicating pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis
    Nithima Chaowalit
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 79:1269-75. 2004
    ..To determine the echocardiographic characteristics and impact on survival of pulmonary hypertension (PH) and correlations between echocardiographic and clinical variables in patients with pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis (PLCH)...
  68. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of exercise induced arrhythmias and echocardiographic variables in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    T Jared Bunch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:835-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, in this cohort of patients with HC, exercise testing was safe. Test results were associated with risk for adverse events...
  69. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of ankle-brachial index and dobutamine stress echocardiography for cardiovascular morbidity and all-cause mortality in patients with peripheral arterial disease
    Mallik R Thatipelli
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:62-70; discussion 70. 2007
    ..To determine measures prognostic of adverse events, ankle-brachial index (ABI) was compared with dobutamine stress echocardiography (DSE) in patients referred to our vascular center for the evaluation of PAD...
  70. ncbi request reprint Influence of left ventricular filling pattern on exercise-induced changes of natriuretic peptides in patients with suspected coronary artery disease
    Jacob E Møller
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, MN, United States
    Int J Cardiol 124:204-10. 2008
    ..Therefore, we studied the relationship of exertional changes in atrial and brain natriuretic peptides (ANP and BNP) with resting and exercise-induced changes of LV systolic function and filling pattern...
  71. ncbi request reprint Carcinoid heart disease associated with primary ovarian carcinoid tumor
    Nithima Chaowalit
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:1314-5. 2004
    ..We describe 4 patients who presented with symptomatic carcinoid heart disease in association with primary ovarian carcinoid tumor...
  72. pmc Three-dimensional echocardiography for evaluating left ventricular function in patients with ST elevation myocardial infarction: a pilot study
    Adelaide M Arruda-Olson
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:372-3. 2008
  73. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary hypertension in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    Hassan F Nadrous
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Clinic College, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Chest 128:2393-9. 2005
    ..To determine the impact on survival and clinical correlates of pulmonary hypertension (PH) occurring in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF)...
  74. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the interaction between segmental relaxation patterns and global diastolic function by strain echocardiography
    Yasuhiko Takemoto
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:901-6. 2005
    ..Strain echocardiography can depict segmental mechanical activity with high temporal and spatial accuracy, and may allow assessment of segmental relaxation not possible with conventional echocardiography...
  75. ncbi request reprint Effects of treadmill exercise on mitral inflow and annular velocities in healthy adults
    Jong Won Ha
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:114-5. 2003
  76. ncbi request reprint Safety of exercise stress testing in patients with abnormal concentrations of serum potassium
    Karen M Modesto
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:1247-9. 2006
    ..Although ventricular and supraventricular ectopy are common during exercise testing, life-threatening arrhythmias are not. Exercise testing is generally safe despite mild to moderate hypokalemia or hyperkalemia...
  77. ncbi request reprint Prognostic importance of diastolic function and filling pressure in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Jacob E Møller
    Department of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Circulation 114:438-44. 2006
  78. ncbi request reprint The Doppler myocardial performance index during low-dose dobutamine echocardiography predicts mortality and left ventricular dilation after a first acute myocardial infarction
    Betina Nørager
    Department of Medical Research, Svendborg Hospital, Denmark
    Am Heart J 150:522-9. 2005
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  79. ncbi request reprint Relationship between low bone mineral density and exercise-induced myocardial ischemia
    Aaron M From
    Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:679-85. 2007
    ..To evaluate the relationship between bone mineral density (BMD) and ischemic heart disease and exercise capacity, as assessed by stress testing...
  80. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for chamber quantification
    Roberto M Lang
    Med Klinik 2, Erlangen University, Ulmenweg 18, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Eur J Echocardiogr 7:79-108. 2006
    ..This document reviews the technical aspects on how to perform quantitative chamber measurements of morphology and function, which is a component of every complete echocardiographic examination...
  81. ncbi request reprint Metastatic carcinoid tumor to the heart: echocardiographic-pathologic study of 11 patients
    Utpal H Pandya
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:1328-32. 2002
    ..We sought to investigate the clinical and echocardiographic (echo) characteristics of metastatic carcinoid tumor in the heart...
  82. ncbi request reprint Safety of stress echocardiography supervised by registered nurses: results of a 2-year audit of 15,404 patients
    Garvan C Kane
    Echocardiography Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 21:337-41. 2008
    ..In the last decade, at some institutions, specially trained registered nurses have taken on the task of directly supervising and conducting these stress tests with appropriate physician involvement and assistance...