Maria R Costanzo

Summary

Affiliation: Midwest Heart Specialists
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ultrafiltration versus intravenous diuretics for patients hospitalized for acute decompensated heart failure
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Edward Heart Hospital, Lombard, Illinois 60566, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:675-83. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The safety of intravenous diuretics alone versus diuretics plus parenteral vasoactive therapies in hospitalized patients with acutely decompensated heart failure: a propensity score and instrumental variable analysis using the Acutely Decompensated Heart
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Lombard, IL, USA
    Am Heart J 154:267-77. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of ultrafiltration in the management of heart failure
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Edward Heart Hospital, Naperville, IL 60566, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 14:19-24. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Prospective evaluation of elastic restraint to lessen the effects of heart failure (PEERLESS-HF) trial
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Edward Heart Hospital, 4th Floor, 801 South Washington Street, P O Box 3226, Naperville, IL 60566, USA
    J Card Fail 18:446-58. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Isolated ultrafiltration in heart failure patients
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Edward Heart Hospital, 801 South Washington Street, Naperville, IL 60189, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 14:254-64. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Extracorporeal ultrafiltration in heart failure and cardio-renal syndromes
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Lombard, IL, USA
    Semin Nephrol 32:100-11. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Treatment of congestion in heart failure with diuretics and extracorporeal therapies: effects on symptoms, renal function, and prognosis
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Edward Heart Hospital, 4th Floor, 801 South Washington Street, P O Box 3226, Naperville, IL 60566, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 17:313-24. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Ultrafiltration in the management of heart failure
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Edward Heart Hospital, Naperville, Illinois 60566, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 14:524-30. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Ultrafiltration is associated with fewer rehospitalizations than continuous diuretic infusion in patients with decompensated heart failure: results from UNLOAD
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Edward Heart Hospital, 801 South Washington Street, PO Box 3226, Naperville, IL 60566, USA
    J Card Fail 16:277-84. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Early ultrafiltration in patients with decompensated heart failure and diuretic resistance
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Lombard, Illinois, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:2047-51. 2005

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Ultrafiltration versus intravenous diuretics for patients hospitalized for acute decompensated heart failure
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Edward Heart Hospital, Lombard, Illinois 60566, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:675-83. 2007
    ..This study was designed to compare the safety and efficacy of veno-venous ultrafiltration and standard intravenous diuretic therapy for hypervolemic heart failure (HF) patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint The safety of intravenous diuretics alone versus diuretics plus parenteral vasoactive therapies in hospitalized patients with acutely decompensated heart failure: a propensity score and instrumental variable analysis using the Acutely Decompensated Heart
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Lombard, IL, USA
    Am Heart J 154:267-77. 2007
    ..Significant concerns have been expressed regarding risks and benefits of individual therapies, especially nesiritide (NES), but few studies have compared the relative safety of varied intravenous therapies on clinical outcomes...
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of ultrafiltration in the management of heart failure
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Edward Heart Hospital, Naperville, IL 60566, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 14:19-24. 2008
    ..Recent clinical trial data suggest that ultrafiltration may also reduce rehospitalizations for worsening heart failure...
  4. doi request reprint Prospective evaluation of elastic restraint to lessen the effects of heart failure (PEERLESS-HF) trial
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Edward Heart Hospital, 4th Floor, 801 South Washington Street, P O Box 3226, Naperville, IL 60566, USA
    J Card Fail 18:446-58. 2012
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of the HeartNet Ventricular Support System in HF patients receiving optimal medical therapy...
  5. doi request reprint Isolated ultrafiltration in heart failure patients
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Edward Heart Hospital, 801 South Washington Street, Naperville, IL 60189, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 14:254-64. 2012
    ..Unanswered questions regarding ultrafiltration in heart failure patients include optimal fluid removal rates, effect on long-term survival, and cost...
  6. doi request reprint Extracorporeal ultrafiltration in heart failure and cardio-renal syndromes
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Lombard, IL, USA
    Semin Nephrol 32:100-11. 2012
    ..These new technologies may help to cope with the increasing demand for care of chronic heart failure patients...
  7. doi request reprint Treatment of congestion in heart failure with diuretics and extracorporeal therapies: effects on symptoms, renal function, and prognosis
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Edward Heart Hospital, 4th Floor, 801 South Washington Street, P O Box 3226, Naperville, IL 60566, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 17:313-24. 2012
    ..037) in a randomized controlled trial of patients with decompensated heart failure. Future larger controlled clinical trials should evaluate further the effect of ultrafiltration on patients' outcomes, including survival...
  8. doi request reprint Ultrafiltration in the management of heart failure
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Edward Heart Hospital, Naperville, Illinois 60566, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 14:524-30. 2008
    ..Ultrafiltration, an alternative method of sodium and water removal, safely improves hemodynamics in heart failure patients...
  9. doi request reprint Ultrafiltration is associated with fewer rehospitalizations than continuous diuretic infusion in patients with decompensated heart failure: results from UNLOAD
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Edward Heart Hospital, 801 South Washington Street, PO Box 3226, Naperville, IL 60566, USA
    J Card Fail 16:277-84. 2010
    ..Outcomes may be due to greater fluid removal, but UF removes more sodium/unit volume than diuretics...
  10. ncbi request reprint Early ultrafiltration in patients with decompensated heart failure and diuretic resistance
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Lombard, Illinois, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:2047-51. 2005
    ..We sought to determine if ultrafiltration before intravenous (IV) diuretics in patients with decompensated heart failure and diuretic resistance results in euvolemia and early discharge without hypotension or worsening renal function...
  11. doi request reprint Extracorporeal fluid removal in heart failure patients
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Naperville, Ill, USA
    Contrib Nephrol 165:236-43. 2010
    ..Ultrafiltration is the only fluid removal strategy shown to improve outcomes in randomized controlled trials of patients hospitalized with decompensated heart failure...
  12. doi request reprint Extracorporeal fluid removal in heart failure patients
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Naperville, Ill, USA
    Contrib Nephrol 164:173-98. 2010
    ..Ultrafiltration is the only fluid removal strategy shown to improve outcomes in randomized controlled trials of patients hospitalized with decompensated HF...
  13. doi request reprint Extracorporeal ultrafiltration for congestive heart failure patients
    Maria Rosa Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Naperville, IL 60566, USA
    Contrib Nephrol 171:201-7. 2011
    ..Ultrafiltration has been shown to reduce rehospitalizations in a randomized controlled trial of patients with decompensated HF. Future larger controlled clinical trials should evaluate the effect of ultrafiltration on survival...
  14. doi request reprint Characteristics of "Stage D" heart failure: insights from the Acute Decompensated Heart Failure National Registry Longitudinal Module (ADHERE LM)
    Maria R Costanzo
    Midwest Heart Foundation, Naperville, IL, USA
    Am Heart J 155:339-47. 2008
    ..An improved understanding of the characteristics, treatment, and outcome of patients with "Stage D" heart failure (HF) may improve patient outcomes. We conducted an analysis of the ADHERE LM to enhance this understanding...
  15. ncbi request reprint Predictors of quality of life at 1 month after implantation of a left ventricular assist device
    Kathleen L Grady
    Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Am J Crit Care 11:345-52. 2002
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and outcomes of patients hospitalized for heart failure in the United States: rationale, design, and preliminary observations from the first 100,000 cases in the Acute Decompensated Heart Failure National Registry (ADHERE)
    Kirkwood F Adams
    Division of Cardiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am Heart J 149:209-16. 2005
    ..Most available data on these patients are limited by patient selection criteria and study design of clinical trials and single-center studies...
  17. ncbi request reprint An obesity paradox in acute heart failure: analysis of body mass index and inhospital mortality for 108,927 patients in the Acute Decompensated Heart Failure National Registry
    Gregg C Fonarow
    Ahmanson University of California Los Angeles Cardiomyopathy Center, University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am Heart J 153:74-81. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether BMI influences the mortality risk in acute decompensated HF, a subject not previously studied...
  18. ncbi request reprint In-hospital mortality in patients with acute decompensated heart failure requiring intravenous vasoactive medications: an analysis from the Acute Decompensated Heart Failure National Registry (ADHERE)
    William T Abraham
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:57-64. 2005
    ..We sought to compare the in-hospital mortality of patients with acute decompensated heart failure (ADHF) who were receiving parenteral treatment with one of four intravenous vasoactive medications...
  19. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular assist device as destination for patients undergoing intravenous inotropic therapy: a subset analysis from REMATCH (Randomized Evaluation of Mechanical Assistance in Treatment of Chronic Heart Failure)
    Lynne Warner Stevenson
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Circulation 110:975-81. 2004
    ..This study analyzes, on a post hoc basis, outcomes in patients undergoing inotropic infusions at randomization...
  20. ncbi request reprint Influence of race in heart failure and cardiac transplantation: mortality differences are eliminated by specialized, comprehensive care
    Salpy V Pamboukian
    Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Card Fail 9:80-6. 2003
    ..We hypothesize that treatment in a specialized, comprehensive heart failure/cardiac transplantation program results in similar survival between African Americans and Caucasians...
  21. ncbi request reprint Importance of shape and surgically reshaping the left ventricle in ischemic cardiomyopathy
    John Strobeck
    The Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, NJ, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 10:45-53. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal change in quality of life and impact on survival after left ventricular assist device implantation
    Kathleen L Grady
    Section of Cardiology, Rush Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Program, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3824, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1321-7. 2004
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of patients hospitalized with acute decompensated heart failure who are referred for hospice care
    Paul J Hauptman
    Division of Cardiology, Saint Louis University Hospital, 3635 Vista Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1990-7. 2007
    ..However, little is known about hospice referral practices when patients are admitted because of acute decompensated heart failure...
  24. ncbi request reprint Heart rhythm considerations in heart transplant candidates and considerations for ventricular assist devices: International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation guidelines for the care of cardiac transplant candidates--2006
    Edoardo Gronda
    International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation, Addison, Texas 75001, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:1043-56. 2006
  25. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of renal dysfunction and its impact on outcome in 118,465 patients hospitalized with acute decompensated heart failure: a report from the ADHERE database
    J Thomas Heywood
    Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, California 92037, USA
    J Card Fail 13:422-30. 2007
    ..The prevalence of renal dysfunction in patients hospitalized with acute decompensated heart failure remains poorly characterized...