Paul S Chan

Summary

Affiliation: Mid America Heart Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Patient and hospital characteristics associated with inappropriate percutaneous coronary interventions
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:2274-81. 2013
  2. pmc Risk-standardizing survival for in-hospital cardiac arrest to facilitate hospital comparisons
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri University of Missouri, Kansas City, Missouri 64111, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:601-9. 2013
  3. pmc Long-term outcomes in elderly survivors of in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    N Engl J Med 368:1019-26. 2013
  4. pmc Racial and gender trends in the use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators among Medicare beneficiaries between 1997 and 2003
    Paul S Chan
    Department of Cardiovascular Research, Mid America Heart Institute, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 15:51-7. 2009
  5. pmc Racial differences in survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Fifth Floor, 4401 Wornall Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    JAMA 302:1195-201. 2009
  6. pmc Appropriateness of percutaneous coronary intervention
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart and Vascular Institute, 4401 Wornall Rd, Fifth Floor, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    JAMA 306:53-61. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Rapid Response Teams: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
    Paul S Chan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mid America Heart Institute at St Luke s Hospital, University of Missouri Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:18-26. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Echocardiographic dyssynchrony and health status outcomes from cardiac resynchronization therapy: insights from the PROSPECT trial
    Paul S Chan
    Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri 64111, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 3:451-60. 2010
  9. pmc Cardiac performance measure compliance in outpatients: the American College of Cardiology and National Cardiovascular Data Registry's PINNACLE (Practice Innovation And Clinical Excellence) program
    Paul S Chan
    Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri 64111, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:8-14. 2010
  10. pmc Automated external defibrillators and survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, 4401 Wornall Rd, Fifth Floor, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    JAMA 304:2129-36. 2010

Detail Information

Publications50

  1. pmc Patient and hospital characteristics associated with inappropriate percutaneous coronary interventions
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:2274-81. 2013
    ..This study sought to examine whether rates of inappropriate percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) differ by demographic characteristics and insurance status...
  2. pmc Risk-standardizing survival for in-hospital cardiac arrest to facilitate hospital comparisons
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri University of Missouri, Kansas City, Missouri 64111, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:601-9. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to develop a method for risk-standardizing hospital survival after cardiac arrest...
  3. pmc Long-term outcomes in elderly survivors of in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    N Engl J Med 368:1019-26. 2013
    ..We determined rates of long-term survival and readmission among survivors of in-hospital cardiac arrest and examined whether these outcomes differed according to demographic characteristics and neurologic status at discharge...
  4. pmc Racial and gender trends in the use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators among Medicare beneficiaries between 1997 and 2003
    Paul S Chan
    Department of Cardiovascular Research, Mid America Heart Institute, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 15:51-7. 2009
    ..After adjustment with multivariable regression models, differences in utilization rates between whites and men widened compared with blacks and women between 1997 and 2003, a period when indications for ICD therapy have expanded...
  5. pmc Racial differences in survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Fifth Floor, 4401 Wornall Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    JAMA 302:1195-201. 2009
    ..Racial differences in survival have not been previously studied after in-hospital cardiac arrest, an event for which access to care is not likely to influence treatment...
  6. pmc Appropriateness of percutaneous coronary intervention
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart and Vascular Institute, 4401 Wornall Rd, Fifth Floor, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    JAMA 306:53-61. 2011
    ..Despite the widespread use of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), the appropriateness of these procedures in contemporary practice is unknown...
  7. doi request reprint Rapid Response Teams: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
    Paul S Chan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mid America Heart Institute at St Luke s Hospital, University of Missouri Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:18-26. 2010
    ..We conducted a meta-analysis to assess the effect of RRTs on reducing cardiopulmonary arrest and hospital mortality rates...
  8. doi request reprint Echocardiographic dyssynchrony and health status outcomes from cardiac resynchronization therapy: insights from the PROSPECT trial
    Paul S Chan
    Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri 64111, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 3:451-60. 2010
    ..This study sought to assess the prognostic utility of echocardiographic dyssynchrony for health status improvement after cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT)...
  9. pmc Cardiac performance measure compliance in outpatients: the American College of Cardiology and National Cardiovascular Data Registry's PINNACLE (Practice Innovation And Clinical Excellence) program
    Paul S Chan
    Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri 64111, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:8-14. 2010
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  10. pmc Automated external defibrillators and survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, 4401 Wornall Rd, Fifth Floor, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    JAMA 304:2129-36. 2010
    ..Automated external defibrillators (AEDs) improve survival from out-of-hospital cardiac arrests, but data on their effectiveness in hospitalized patients are limited...
  11. pmc Concordance of physician ratings with the appropriate use criteria for coronary revascularization
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri 64111, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 57:1546-53. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the consistency in appropriate use criteria (AUC) ratings among a broad range of practicing cardiologists and the AUC Technical Panel...
  12. doi request reprint Hospital variation in time to defibrillation after in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri 64111, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1265-73. 2009
    ..Delays to defibrillation are associated with worse survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest, but the degree to which hospitals vary in defibrillation response times and hospital predictors of delays remain unknown...
  13. doi request reprint Hospital-wide code rates and mortality before and after implementation of a rapid response team
    Paul S Chan
    Division of Cardiology, Mid America Heart Institute and University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    JAMA 300:2506-13. 2008
    ..Because a primary action of rapid response teams is to transfer patients to the ICU, their ability to reduce hospital-wide code rates and mortality remains unknown...
  14. doi request reprint Delayed time to defibrillation after in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:9-17. 2008
    ..However, empirical data on the prevalence of delayed defibrillation in the United States and its effect on survival are limited...
  15. doi request reprint Impact of age and medical comorbidity on the effectiveness of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators for primary prevention
    Paul S Chan
    Mid America Heart Institute and University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:16-24. 2009
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  16. pmc A validated prediction tool for initial survivors of in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Paul S Chan
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri 64111, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:947-53. 2012
    ..Accurate estimation of favorable neurological survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest could provide critical information for physicians, patients, and families...
  17. doi request reprint Diagnostic blood loss from phlebotomy and hospital-acquired anemia during acute myocardial infarction
    Adam C Salisbury
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Saint Luke s Mid America Heart and Vascular Institute, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:1646-53. 2011
    ..The extent to which diagnostic phlebotomy, a modifiable process of care, contributes to HAA is unknown...
  18. doi request reprint Carotid artery stenting of a contralateral occlusion and in-hospital outcomes: results from the CARE (Carotid Artery Revascularization and Endarterectomy) registry
    Nestor Mercado
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, University of Missouri Kansas City, 4401 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 6:59-64. 2013
    ..The authors sought to study the characteristics and outcomes of patients with contralateral carotid artery occlusions (CCOs) undergoing elective carotid artery stenting (CAS)...
  19. doi request reprint Fragmented QRS and mortality risk in patients with left ventricular dysfunction
    Aamir Cheema
    Mid America Heart Institute and the University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 3:339-44. 2010
    ..Whether fQRS improves patient selection for primary prevention patients eligible for implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) therapy remains unknown...
  20. doi request reprint Red blood cell indices and development of hospital-acquired anemia during acute myocardial infarction
    Adam C Salisbury
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart and Vascular Institute, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:1104-10. 2012
    ..34, 95% confidence interval 1.08 to 1.65) were independently more likely to develop moderate-severe HAA. In conclusion, increased RDW and low MCV were independent predictors of moderate-severe HAA...
  21. pmc Trends in survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Saket Girotra
    University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, 200 Hawkins Dr, Suite 4430 RCP, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    N Engl J Med 367:1912-20. 2012
    ..Despite advances in resuscitation care in recent years, it is not clear whether survival and neurologic function after in-hospital cardiac arrest have improved over time...
  22. pmc Predictors of survival from perioperative cardiopulmonary arrests: a retrospective analysis of 2,524 events from the Get With The Guidelines-Resuscitation registry
    Satya Krishna Ramachandran
    Assistant Professor, Research Coordinator, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Perianesthesia Nurse, Department of Nursing, University of Michigan Assistant Professor, Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri The American Heart Association s Get With The Guidelines Resuscitation Investigators are listed in appendix 1
    Anesthesiology 119:1322-39. 2013
    ..Perioperative cardiopulmonary arrests are uncommon and little is known about rates and predictors of in-hospital survival...
  23. pmc Translational Research Investigating Underlying Disparities in Acute Myocardial Infarction Patients' Health Status (TRIUMPH): design and rationale of a prospective multicenter registry
    Suzanne V Arnold
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, 4401 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:467-76. 2011
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Hospital-acquired anemia and in-hospital mortality in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Adam C Salisbury
    Saint Luke s Mid Asmerica Heart and Vascular Institute, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Am Heart J 162:300-309.e3. 2011
    ..The relationship between HAA and adverse in-hospital outcomes may be particularly relevant to hospitals' efforts to implement prevention programs, but the association between HAA and in-hospital mortality is unclear...
  25. pmc Treatment differences by health insurance among outpatients with coronary artery disease: insights from the national cardiovascular data registry
    Kim G Smolderen
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri 64111, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:1069-75. 2013
    ..This study examined the association between insurance status and physicians' adherence with providing evidence-based treatments for coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  26. pmc Beyond medication prescription as performance measures: optimal secondary prevention medication dosing after acute myocardial infarction
    Suzanne V Arnold
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:1791-801. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the prescribing patterns of medications quantified by the performance measures for acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  27. pmc Association of somatic and cognitive depressive symptoms and biomarkers in acute myocardial infarction: insights from the translational research investigating underlying disparities in acute myocardial infarction patients' health status registry
    Kim G Smolderen
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart and Vascular Institute, 4401 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 71:22-9. 2012
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Patient health status and costs in heart failure: insights from the eplerenone post-acute myocardial infarction heart failure efficacy and survival study (EPHESUS)
    Paul S Chan
    St Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Circulation 119:398-407. 2009
    ..We assessed whether health status assessment with the Kansas City Cardiomyopathy Questionnaire (KCCQ) predicts future costs in stable heart failure outpatients with left ventricular dysfunction after myocardial infarction...
  29. pmc Predictors of omega-3 index in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Adam C Salisbury
    Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Saint Luke s Mid America Heart and Vascular Institute, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 86:626-32. 2011
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Initiation of statin therapy after acute myocardial infarction is not associated with worsening depressive symptoms: insights from the Prospective Registry Evaluating Outcomes After Myocardial Infarctions: Events and Recovery (PREMIER) and Translational R
    Firas J Al Badarin
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, MO Prairie Heart Institute of Southern Illinois, Carbondale, IL Electronic address
    Am Heart J 166:879-86. 2013
    ..Whereas statins are considered the cornerstone of prevention after acute myocardial infarction (AMI), concerns about worsening depression in association with their use have been raised...
  31. doi request reprint Survival benefit with drug-eluting stents in observational studies: fact or artifact?
    Lakshmi Venkitachalam
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, 4401 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:587-94. 2011
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in patients with ischemic heart disease and left ventricular dysfunction
    Paul S Chan
    Division of Cardiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:2228-33. 2006
    ..To investigate the generalizabilty of this mortality reduction, we examined the effectiveness of ICDs in clinical practice...
  33. pmc Statin use in outpatients with obstructive coronary artery disease
    Suzanne V Arnold
    MHA, St Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, 4401 Wornall Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Circulation 124:2405-10. 2011
    ..We sought to determine the extent to which patients with obstructive CAD in routine outpatient care are treated with statins, nonstatins, or no lipid-lowering therapy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Mortality reduction by implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in high-risk patients with heart failure, ischemic heart disease, and new-onset ventricular arrhythmia: an effectiveness study
    Paul S Chan
    Division of Cardiology, University of Michigan School of Medicine, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1474-81. 2005
    ..To investigate the generalizability of the reduction in mortality posed by implantable cardioverter-defibrillators, we examined the effectiveness of defibrillators as applied in routine medical practice...
  35. doi request reprint Do Beta-blockers impact microvolt T-wave alternans testing in patients at risk for ventricular arrhythmias? A meta-analysis
    Paul S Chan
    Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 21:1009-14. 2010
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of targeting patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention for therapy with bivalirudin versus heparin monotherapy according to predicted risk of bleeding
    Amit P Amin
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:358-65. 2010
    ....
  37. pmc Practice-level variation in warfarin use among outpatients with atrial fibrillation (from the NCDR PINNACLE program)
    Paul S Chan
    Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Am J Cardiol 108:1136-40. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest important opportunities for practice-level improvement in stroke prevention for outpatients with AF and define a benchmark treatment rate before the introduction of newer anticoagulant agents...
  38. doi request reprint Economic impact of angina after an acute coronary syndrome: insights from the MERLIN-TIMI 36 trial
    Suzanne V Arnold
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:344-53. 2009
    ..Angina in patients with coronary artery disease is associated with worse quality of life; however, the relationship between angina frequency and resource utilization is unknown...
  39. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implication of redefining indeterminate microvolt T-wave alternans studies as abnormal or normal
    Paul S Chan
    Division of Cardiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am Heart J 153:523-9. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to assess if patients have differences in survival prognosis based on the reasons for an indeterminate MTWA result...
  40. doi request reprint Usefulness of microvolt T-wave alternans to predict outcomes in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy beyond one year
    Paul S Chan
    Mid America Heart Institute and University of Missouri, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:280-4. 2008
    ..Although these findings need further validation, they suggest that rescreening with MTWA may not need to be performed more frequently than once every 2 years...
  41. doi request reprint Health literacy and outcomes among patients with heart failure
    Pamela N Peterson
    Division of Cardiology, Denver Health Medical Center, Mail Code 0960, 777 Bannock St, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    JAMA 305:1695-701. 2011
    ..Little is known about the effects of low health literacy among patients with heart failure, a condition that requires self-management and frequent interactions with the health care system...
  42. pmc Association of 25-hydroxyvitamin D deficiency with NT-pro BNP levels in patients with acute myocardial infarction: a cross-sectional analysis
    James B Wetmore
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    BMC Res Notes 4:542. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  43. pmc Patterns and predictors of fast food consumption after acute myocardial infarction
    Adam C Salisbury
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart and Vascular Institute, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:1105-10. 2011
    ..Novel interventions that go beyond traditional dietary counseling may be needed to address continued fast food consumption after AMI in these patients...
  44. doi request reprint Using risk prediction tools in survivors of in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Saket Girotra
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 200 Hawkins Drive, Suite 4427 RCP, Iowa City, IA, 52246, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 16:457. 2014
    ..Thus, CASPRI may be valuable in establishing expectations by physicians and families in the critical period after these high-risk events...
  45. ncbi request reprint Vasodilator therapy in patients with aortic insufficiency: a systematic review
    Ali Mahajerin
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0366, USA
    Am Heart J 153:454-61. 2007
    ..The use of vasodilators to improve long-term outcomes in asymptomatic patients with chronic aortic insufficiency (AI) is controversial...
  46. doi request reprint Are changes in carotid intima-media thickness related to risk of nonfatal myocardial infarction? A critical review and meta-regression analysis
    Zachary D Goldberger
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am Heart J 160:701-14. 2010
    ..However, it remains unclear whether changes in CIMT that result from these therapies correlate with nonfatal myocardial infarction (MI)...
  47. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of radiofrequency catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation
    Paul S Chan
    Division of Cardiology, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:2513-20. 2006
    ..We sought to compare the cost-effectiveness of left atrial catheter ablation (LACA), amiodarone, and rate control therapy in the management of atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  48. ncbi request reprint Incremental benefit and cost-effectiveness of high-dose statin therapy in high-risk patients with coronary artery disease
    Paul S Chan
    University of Michigan Department of Internal Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Circulation 115:2398-409. 2007
    ..However, the actual benefit and cost-effectiveness of high-dose statin therapy are unknown...
  49. ncbi request reprint Prognostic utility of microvolt T-wave alternans in risk stratification of patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy
    Theodore Chow
    The Lindner Clinical Trial Center at the Christ Hospital and the Ohio Heart and Vascular Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:1820-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess if microvolt T-wave alternans (MTWA) is an independent predictor of mortality in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy...
  50. ncbi request reprint Microvolt T-wave alternans: where do we go from here?
    Paul S Chan
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:1736; author reply 1736-7. 2006