Alpesh A Amin

Summary

Affiliation: Saint Luke's Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Acute coronary syndrome patients with depression have low blood cell membrane omega-3 fatty acid levels
    Alpesh A Amin
    Department of Cardiology, Mid America Heart Institute, Saint Luke Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:856-62. 2008
  2. pmc Real-world lessons from the implementation of a depression screening protocol in acute myocardial infarction patients: implications for the American Heart Association depression screening advisory
    Kim G Smolderen
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart and Vascular Institute, 4401 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:283-92. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of unrecognized depression in patients with acute coronary syndrome
    Alpesh A Amin
    Mid America Heart Institute of Saint Luke s Hospital, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Am Heart J 152:928-34. 2006

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Acute coronary syndrome patients with depression have low blood cell membrane omega-3 fatty acid levels
    Alpesh A Amin
    Department of Cardiology, Mid America Heart Institute, Saint Luke Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:856-62. 2008
    ..Reduced levels of blood cell membrane omega-3 (n-3) fatty acids (FAs), an emerging risk factor for both CV disease and depression, may help to explain the link between depression and adverse CV outcomes...
  2. pmc Real-world lessons from the implementation of a depression screening protocol in acute myocardial infarction patients: implications for the American Heart Association depression screening advisory
    Kim G Smolderen
    Saint Luke s Mid America Heart and Vascular Institute, 4401 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:283-92. 2011
    ..Because there is little evidence on feasibility, accuracy, and impact of such a program on depression recognition in coronary patients, the AHA recommendation has met substantial debate and criticism...
  3. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of unrecognized depression in patients with acute coronary syndrome
    Alpesh A Amin
    Mid America Heart Institute of Saint Luke s Hospital, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Am Heart J 152:928-34. 2006
    ..Despite great attention to its prevalence and prognostic import, little is known about how often hospitalized patients with ACS who have significant depressive symptoms are recognized while receiving routine cardiovascular care...