James E Calvin

Summary

Affiliation: Rush University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Adherence to evidence-based guidelines for heart failure in physicians and their patients: lessons from the Heart Failure Adherence Retention Trial (HART)
    James E Calvin
    Section of Cardiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612 3833, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 18:73-8. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Overcoming a perfect storm: an academic cardiology section's story of survival
    James E Calvin
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Acad Med 82:245-51. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Insurance coverage and care of patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    James E Calvin
    Section of Cardiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:739-48. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Self-management counseling in patients with heart failure: the heart failure adherence and retention randomized behavioral trial
    Lynda H Powell
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1700 W Van Buren St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    JAMA 304:1331-8. 2010
  5. pmc The Heart Failure Adherence and Retention Trial (HART): design and rationale
    Lynda H Powell
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am Heart J 156:452-60. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Achieving high quality in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction care: one urban academic medical center experience
    Yanina A Purim-Shem-Tov
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 11:32-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Depression predicts repeated heart failure hospitalizations
    Tricia J Johnson
    Department of Health Systems Management, Rush University Rush University Medical Center, 1700 West Van Buren Street, TOB Suite 126B, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Card Fail 18:246-52. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Increasing self-management skills in heart failure patients: a pilot study
    Kristin J Flynn
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 11:297-302. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Understanding African-American participation in a behavioral intervention: results from focus groups
    Cheryl Rucker-Whitaker
    Rush University Medical Center, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 27:274-86. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Elements of nonpharmacologic interventions that prevent progression of heart failure: a meta-analysis
    Andrea T Kozak
    Department of Preventive Medicine Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 13:280-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Adherence to evidence-based guidelines for heart failure in physicians and their patients: lessons from the Heart Failure Adherence Retention Trial (HART)
    James E Calvin
    Section of Cardiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612 3833, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 18:73-8. 2012
    ..Adherence to evidence-based therapy is less than optimal in HF patients based on a combination of both physician and patient nonadherence...
  2. ncbi request reprint Overcoming a perfect storm: an academic cardiology section's story of survival
    James E Calvin
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Acad Med 82:245-51. 2007
    ..These principles can be used to stabilize the financial position of clinical practices in academic settings that are facing financial challenges...
  3. ncbi request reprint Insurance coverage and care of patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes
    James E Calvin
    Section of Cardiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:739-48. 2006
    ..The impact of insurance coverage on the care of patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes (NSTE ACS) is unclear...
  4. doi request reprint Self-management counseling in patients with heart failure: the heart failure adherence and retention randomized behavioral trial
    Lynda H Powell
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1700 W Van Buren St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    JAMA 304:1331-8. 2010
    ..Motivating patients with heart failure to adhere to medical advice has not translated into clinical benefit, but past trials have had methodological limitations...
  5. pmc The Heart Failure Adherence and Retention Trial (HART): design and rationale
    Lynda H Powell
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am Heart J 156:452-60. 2008
    ..Drug therapies and lifestyle changes can reduce hospitalizations, but nonadherence is high, ranging from 30% to 80%. There is an urgent need to identify cost-effective ways to improve adherence and reduce hospitalizations...
  6. doi request reprint Achieving high quality in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction care: one urban academic medical center experience
    Yanina A Purim-Shem-Tov
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 11:32-9. 2012
    ..Door-to-balloon time in less than 90 minutes became a new phase in our quality improvement process, and we achieved 100% compliance in the last 2 years...
  7. doi request reprint Depression predicts repeated heart failure hospitalizations
    Tricia J Johnson
    Department of Health Systems Management, Rush University Rush University Medical Center, 1700 West Van Buren Street, TOB Suite 126B, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Card Fail 18:246-52. 2012
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  8. ncbi request reprint Increasing self-management skills in heart failure patients: a pilot study
    Kristin J Flynn
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 11:297-302. 2005
    ..001) and in several psychosocial outcomes. The success of this pilot study suggests the need for a randomized clinical trial to test the efficacy of group-based self-management training on medical outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Understanding African-American participation in a behavioral intervention: results from focus groups
    Cheryl Rucker-Whitaker
    Rush University Medical Center, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 27:274-86. 2006
    ..While a number of perceived benefits exist to group participation, there are significant and logistical barriers to retention. Ongoing attention to cultural sensitivity is a likely factor in successful retention of study participants...
  10. ncbi request reprint Elements of nonpharmacologic interventions that prevent progression of heart failure: a meta-analysis
    Andrea T Kozak
    Department of Preventive Medicine Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 13:280-7. 2007
    ..Nonpharmacologic treatment featuring face-to-face contact is particularly effective in reducing HF hospitalization and all-cause mortality rates...
  11. ncbi request reprint Coronary angiographic morphology in unstable angina: comparative observations of culprit lesions in saphenous vein grafts versus native coronary arteries
    Lynn M Preston
    Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Parkway, 1035 Jelke Pavilion, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 14:81-6. 2002
    ..To compare angiographic characteristics of culprit lesions in saphenous vein grafts (SVG) with those in native coronary arteries (NCA) in patients presenting with unstable angina (UA)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Improved in-hospital outcomes in acute coronary syndromes (unstable angina/non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction) despite similar TIMI risk scores
    Francis Q Almeda
    Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Rush Heart Institute, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 15:502-6. 2003
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  13. ncbi request reprint Women tolerate drug therapy for coronary artery disease as well as men do, but are treated less frequently with aspirin, beta-blockers, or statins
    Jonathan R Enriquez
    Department of Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Gend Med 5:53-61. 2008
    ..No studies have sought to describe the relationship of gender with adverse reactions to drug therapy (ADRs) for CAD in clinical practice...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the value of ST-segment depression during adenosine stress testing
    Martha Gulati
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:997-1002. 2004
    ..In conclusion, ST-segment depression during adenosine MPI is an important marker of angiographically significant CAD in men and women. The presence of ST-segment depression is associated with left main disease and 3-vessel CAD...
  15. ncbi request reprint Frequency of abrupt vessel closure and side branch occlusion after percutaneous coronary intervention in a 6.5-year period (1994 to 2000) at a single medical center
    Francis Q Almeda
    Rush University Medical Center, Rush Heart Institute, and Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:1151-5. 2002
    ..015). Thus, the incidence of AVC steadily decreased over the 6.5-year time period, and was associated with the increased use of stents and GPIs; conversely, SBO accounted for an increasing percentage of AVC over this time period...
  16. ncbi request reprint Part II: risk stratification in patients with unstable angina and non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction: evidence-based review
    Rami Doukky
    Division of Adult Cardiology, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 14:254-62. 2002
  17. ncbi request reprint Clinical and angiographic profile of patients with markedly elevated coronary calcium scores (>or=1000) detected by electron beam computed tomography
    Francis Q Almeda
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Cardiovasc Radiat Med 5:109-12. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the clinical and angiographic profile of patients with extremely high coronary artery calcium scores (CACS; >or=1000) by electron beam computed tomography (EBCT)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Impact of contemporary guideline compliance on risk stratification models for acute coronary syndromes in The Registry of Acute Coronary Syndromes
    Martha Gulati
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:873-8. 2004
    ..The use of established risk scores may overestimate event rates in unselected populations...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effective obesity treatments
    Lynda H Powell
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612 3244, USA
    Am Psychol 62:234-46. 2007
    ..Combinations of lifestyle, drug, and, where appropriate, surgical interventions may be the most efficacious approach to achieving sustained weight loss for the widest diversity of patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Utility of history, physical examination, electrocardiogram, and chest radiograph for differentiating normal from decreased systolic function in patients with heart failure
    James T Thomas
    Division of Cardiology, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Med 112:437-45. 2002
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  21. ncbi request reprint Supplemental value of troponin I combined with a clinical risk model to predict in-hospital events in intermediate and high risk patients with acute coronary syndromes
    Barry Merrill
    Rush Heart Institute, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1653 West Congress Parkway, Suite 1035, Jelke, Chicago, IL, 60612, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 14:603-8. 2002
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Attenuation of the side effect profile of regadenoson: a randomized double-blinded placebo-controlled study with aminophylline in patients undergoing myocardial perfusion imaging. "The ASSUAGE trial"
    Rami Doukky
    Section of Cardiology, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 19:448-57. 2012
    ..It is unknown whether the standardized intravenous aminophylline administration following regadenoson-stress can prevent the gastrointestinal and other adverse effects associated with regadenoson...
  23. ncbi request reprint Depression and heart failure in patients with a new myocardial infarction
    Lynda H Powell
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Ill 60614, USA
    Am Heart J 149:851-5. 2005
    ..This investigation compared the prevalence of depression in patients with and without HF who were hospitalized with myocardial infarction (MI) and also at high psychosocial risk...
  24. ncbi request reprint Risk stratification in patients with unstable angina and non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction: evidence-based review
    Rami Doukky
    Division of Adult Cardiology, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 14:215-20. 2002
  25. ncbi request reprint Impact of a clinical decision rule on hospital triage of patients with suspected acute cardiac ischemia in the emergency department
    Brendan M Reilly
    Department of Medicine, Room 2129, 1835 W Harrison St, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    JAMA 288:342-50. 2002
    ..Emergency department (ED) physicians often are uncertain about where in the hospital to triage patients with suspected acute cardiac ischemia. Many patients are triaged unnecessarily to intensive or intermediate cardiac care units...
  26. doi request reprint Patterns of transfer for patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome from community to tertiary care hospitals
    Matthew T Roe
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Am Heart J 156:185-92. 2008
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Troponin T in acute coronary syndromes: mechanisms and management issues
    Francis Q Almeda
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:1404-5; author reply 1405. 2002
  28. ncbi request reprint A comparison of acute coronary syndrome care at academic and nonacademic hospitals
    Manesh R Patel
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Am J Med 120:40-6. 2007
    ..We sought to identify hospital characteristics associated with high levels of adherence in order to gain insight into successful processes of care...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prediction of medical morbidity and mortality after acute myocardial infarction in patients at increased psychosocial risk in the Enhancing Recovery in Coronary Heart Disease Patients (ENRICHD) study
    Allan S Jaffe
    Cardiovascular Division, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am Heart J 152:126-35. 2006
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint The dark side of platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor inhibitors during percutaneous coronary interventions
    Lloyd W Klein
    Am J Cardiol 91:1199-202. 2003
  31. ncbi request reprint Impedance cardiography: a comparison of cardiac output vs waveform analysis for assessing left ventricular systolic dysfunction
    Arthur P DeMarzo
    Dermed Diagnostics Inc, Wheaton, IL, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 22:145-51. 2007
    ..ICG waveform analysis has potential as a simple point-of-care test for detecting LVSD in asymptomatic patients at high risk for developing heart failure and for monitoring LVSD in patients being treated for heart failure...
  32. ncbi request reprint Improving outpatient care in chronic cardiac diseases: no easy solutions
    James E Calvin
    Am Heart J 153:1-3. 2007
  33. ncbi request reprint Coexistent coronary artery disease and Kawasaki's disease of the coronary vessels: demonstration by intravascular ultrasound
    David S Bromet
    Cardiology 99:113-4. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Using impedance cardiography to assess left ventricular systolic function via postural change in patients with heart failure
    Arthur P DeMarzo
    Dermed Diagnostics Inc, 2 S 558 White Birch Lane, Wheaton, IL 60187, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 20:163-7. 2005
    ..ICG potentially could be used to detect worsening LVSF and provide a means of measurement for adjusting treatment...