Liviu Klein

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Quality of care and outcomes in women hospitalized for heart failure
    Liviu Klein
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 4:589-98. 2011
  2. ncbi Coronary artery disease and prevention of heart failure
    Liviu Klein
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Med Clin North Am 88:1209-35. 2004
  3. doi Admission or changes in renal function during hospitalization for worsening heart failure predict postdischarge survival: results from the Outcomes of a Prospective Trial of Intravenous Milrinone for Exacerbations of Chronic Heart Failure (OPTIME-CHF)
    Liviu Klein
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 1:25-33. 2008
  4. ncbi Effects of amino acid supplementation on left ventricular remodeling in patients with chronic heart failure with decreased systolic function and diabetes mellitus: rationale and design of a magnetic resonance imaging study
    Liviu Klein
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:44A-46A. 2004
  5. ncbi Lower serum sodium is associated with increased short-term mortality in hospitalized patients with worsening heart failure: results from the Outcomes of a Prospective Trial of Intravenous Milrinone for Exacerbations of Chronic Heart Failure (OPTIME-CHF) s
    Liviu Klein
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Circulation 111:2454-60. 2005
  6. ncbi Improvement in the function of hibernating myocardium in a patient with heart failure due to coronary artery disease receiving high-dose simvastatin
    Mihai Gheorghiade
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ital Heart J 5:160-2. 2004
  7. ncbi Reappraisal of beta-blocker therapy in the acute and chronic post-myocardial infarction period
    Francesco Borrello
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 4:S13-24. 2003
  8. ncbi Pharmacologic therapy for patients with chronic heart failure and reduced systolic function: review of trials and practical considerations
    Liviu Klein
    Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:18F-40F. 2003
  9. ncbi Management of the patient with diabetes mellitus and myocardial infarction: clinical trials update
    Liviu Klein
    Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Med 116:47S-63S. 2004
  10. ncbi Acute heart failure syndromes: current state and framework for future research
    Mihai Gheorghiade
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Circulation 112:3958-68. 2005

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi Quality of care and outcomes in women hospitalized for heart failure
    Liviu Klein
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 4:589-98. 2011
    ..Although women account for a significant proportion of heart failure (HF) hospitalizations, data on the quality of care and in-hospital outcomes in women are limited...
  2. ncbi Coronary artery disease and prevention of heart failure
    Liviu Klein
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Med Clin North Am 88:1209-35. 2004
    ..This review discusses the prevalence of coronary artery disease, prognostic significance and pathophysiology, risk factor modifications, pharmacologic treatments, and the role of revascularization...
  3. doi Admission or changes in renal function during hospitalization for worsening heart failure predict postdischarge survival: results from the Outcomes of a Prospective Trial of Intravenous Milrinone for Exacerbations of Chronic Heart Failure (OPTIME-CHF)
    Liviu Klein
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 1:25-33. 2008
    ..Less is known about the changes and relationships among these variables and the postdischarge survival rate...
  4. ncbi Effects of amino acid supplementation on left ventricular remodeling in patients with chronic heart failure with decreased systolic function and diabetes mellitus: rationale and design of a magnetic resonance imaging study
    Liviu Klein
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:44A-46A. 2004
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  5. ncbi Lower serum sodium is associated with increased short-term mortality in hospitalized patients with worsening heart failure: results from the Outcomes of a Prospective Trial of Intravenous Milrinone for Exacerbations of Chronic Heart Failure (OPTIME-CHF) s
    Liviu Klein
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Circulation 111:2454-60. 2005
    ..The prognostic value of serum sodium in patients hospitalized for worsening heart failure has not been well defined...
  6. ncbi Improvement in the function of hibernating myocardium in a patient with heart failure due to coronary artery disease receiving high-dose simvastatin
    Mihai Gheorghiade
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ital Heart J 5:160-2. 2004
    ..We speculate that high-dose statin therapy had a significant role in improving the ventricular function in our patient by improving the endothelial flow. This hypothesis is presently being tested in a larger prospective trial...
  7. ncbi Reappraisal of beta-blocker therapy in the acute and chronic post-myocardial infarction period
    Francesco Borrello
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 4:S13-24. 2003
    ..Given the considerable evidence from randomized clinical trials, the use of beta-blockers is recommended in all post-MI patients without a contraindication, particularly in those with left ventricular systolic dysfunction...
  8. ncbi Pharmacologic therapy for patients with chronic heart failure and reduced systolic function: review of trials and practical considerations
    Liviu Klein
    Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:18F-40F. 2003
    ..Finally, anticoagulation is recommended only in patients who have concomitant atrial fibrillation or a previous history of cerebral or systemic emboli...
  9. ncbi Management of the patient with diabetes mellitus and myocardial infarction: clinical trials update
    Liviu Klein
    Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Med 116:47S-63S. 2004
    ..However, more effort must be devoted to the improvement of outcomes related to these public health problems...
  10. ncbi Acute heart failure syndromes: current state and framework for future research
    Mihai Gheorghiade
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Circulation 112:3958-68. 2005
  11. doi Heart failure in women: epidemiology, biology and treatment
    Rashmee U Shah
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 5:517-27. 2009
    ..Focused research is needed to understand and guide the management of women with heart failure...
  12. ncbi OPTIME in CHF trial: rethinking the use of inotropes in the management of worsening chronic heart failure resulting in hospitalization
    Mihai Gheorghiade
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Medical School, 201 E Huron Street, Galter 10 240, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 5:9-12. 2003
  13. doi Atrial fibrillation in elderly patients with heart failure: convergence of two cardiovascular epidemics in the 21st Century
    Jana Svetlichnaya
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair Street, Suite 600, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 9:903-12. 2011
    ..Anticoagulation remains a mainstay of therapy for stroke prevention in this high-risk population...
  14. doi Clinical experience and patient outcomes associated with the TandemHeart percutaneous transseptal assist device among a heterogeneous patient population
    Michael W Tempelhof
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    ASAIO J 57:254-61. 2011
    ..The favorable hemodynamic profile, postimplantation survival rates, and manageable complications support its use to assist hemodynamic recovery in patients refractory to conventional therapy...
  15. ncbi Consistently stable or decreased body mass index in young adulthood and longitudinal changes in metabolic syndrome components: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults Study
    Donald M Lloyd-Jones
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N Lake Shore Dr, Ste 1102, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Circulation 115:1004-11. 2007
    ..Data are sparse regarding the association of stable body mass index (BMI) over the long term with metabolic syndrome components in young adults...
  16. ncbi Warfarin-induced limb gangrene in the setting of lung adenocarcinoma
    Liviu Klein
    Department of Medicine, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Hematol 76:176-9. 2004
    ..The present case emphasizes the importance of careful anticoagulation with heparin followed by slow initiation of low-dose warfarin, in order to minimize thrombotic complications...
  17. ncbi A predictive model for survival after in-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest
    Sorin C Danciu
    Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, 836 W Wellington Avenue, Chicago, IL 60657, USA
    Resuscitation 62:35-42. 2004
    ..Identification of prognostic factors associated with survival after a resuscitation attempt can help physician decisions and patients' end-of-life choices in a pre-arrest situation...
  18. ncbi Hyponatremia in patients with heart failure
    Leonardo De Luca
    Department of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 96:19L-23L. 2005
    ..Recent studies have suggested that correction of hyponatremia may be associated with improved survival. This hypothesis is currently being studied in large prospective randomized clinical trials...
  19. ncbi New insights into diastolic heart failure: role of diabetes mellitus
    Jonathan P Piccini
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med 116:64S-75S. 2004
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