Refat Jabara

Summary

Affiliation: Saint Joseph's Hospital of Atlanta
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of a novel slow-release paclitaxel-eluting stent with a bioabsorbable polymeric surface coating
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Cardiovascular Research Institute, Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, 5673 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, Atlanta, GA 30342, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 1:81-7. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the clinical characteristics of apical and non-apical variants of "broken heart" (takotsubo) syndrome in the United States
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Cardiovascular Research Institute, Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, 5673 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, Suite 675, Atlanta, GA 30342, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 21:216-22. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Novel bioabsorbable salicylate-based polymer as a drug-eluting stent coating
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Translational Research Institute, Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia 30342, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 72:186-94. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Clinical and angiographic features of small vessel stenting in the drug-eluting stent era
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Cardiovascular Research Institute, Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia 30342, USA
    Clin Cardiol 32:E40-5. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Impact of the definition utilized on the rate of contrast-induced nephropathy in percutaneous coronary intervention
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Cardiovascular Research Institute Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 103:1657-62. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of multidetector 64-slice computed tomographic angiography to coronary angiography to assess the patency of coronary artery bypass grafts
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Research Institute Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:1529-34. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk characteristics of Arab and Jewish women with coronary heart disease in Jerusalem
    Refat Jabara
    Heart Institute, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:316-20. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Ambulatory discharge after transradial coronary intervention: Preliminary US single-center experience (Same-day TransRadial Intervention and Discharge Evaluation, the STRIDE Study)
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Cardiovascular Research Institute, Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA 30342, USA
    Am Heart J 156:1141-6. 2008
  9. doi request reprint High incidence of intramural thrombus after overlapping paclitaxel-eluting stent implantation: angioscopic and histopathologic analysis in porcine coronary arteries
    Toshiro Shinke
    Saint Joseph s Translational Research Institute Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, GA 30342, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 1:28-35. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint A third generation ultra-thin strut cobalt chromium stent: histopathological evaluation in porcine coronary arteries
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Translational Research Institute, Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, GA, USA
    EuroIntervention 5:619-26. 2009

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of a novel slow-release paclitaxel-eluting stent with a bioabsorbable polymeric surface coating
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Cardiovascular Research Institute, Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, 5673 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, Atlanta, GA 30342, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 1:81-7. 2008
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  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the clinical characteristics of apical and non-apical variants of "broken heart" (takotsubo) syndrome in the United States
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Cardiovascular Research Institute, Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, 5673 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, Suite 675, Atlanta, GA 30342, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 21:216-22. 2009
    ..The present study was designed to delineate and compare the clinical characteristics of patients with apical and non-apical takotsubo syndrome in a high-volume U.S. hospital...
  3. doi request reprint Novel bioabsorbable salicylate-based polymer as a drug-eluting stent coating
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Translational Research Institute, Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia 30342, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 72:186-94. 2008
    ..Therefore, optimal polymer selection and the use of completely absorbable but biocompatible polymers are expected to minimize these risks...
  4. doi request reprint Clinical and angiographic features of small vessel stenting in the drug-eluting stent era
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Cardiovascular Research Institute, Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia 30342, USA
    Clin Cardiol 32:E40-5. 2009
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Impact of the definition utilized on the rate of contrast-induced nephropathy in percutaneous coronary intervention
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Cardiovascular Research Institute Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 103:1657-62. 2009
    ..The wide variation in CIN and its lack of association with adverse outcomes underscore the need for a standardized, clinically relevant definition...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of multidetector 64-slice computed tomographic angiography to coronary angiography to assess the patency of coronary artery bypass grafts
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Research Institute Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:1529-34. 2007
    ..In conclusion, multidetector 64-slice CTA is a valuable tool for direct visualization of coronary bypass grafts and assessment of their patency. Dysfunctional bypass grafts can be detected with high diagnostic accuracy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk characteristics of Arab and Jewish women with coronary heart disease in Jerusalem
    Refat Jabara
    Heart Institute, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:316-20. 2007
    ..There is little published information on the coronary risk characteristics of Palestinian women. However, there are documented lifestyle differences as well as socioeconomic inequalities between Arab and Jewish women in Israel...
  8. doi request reprint Ambulatory discharge after transradial coronary intervention: Preliminary US single-center experience (Same-day TransRadial Intervention and Discharge Evaluation, the STRIDE Study)
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Cardiovascular Research Institute, Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA 30342, USA
    Am Heart J 156:1141-6. 2008
    ..Although the safety and cost-effectiveness of same-day discharge after uncomplicated transradial percutaneous coronary intervention (TR-PCI) is well established in Europe and Asia, such data are not available for US patients...
  9. doi request reprint High incidence of intramural thrombus after overlapping paclitaxel-eluting stent implantation: angioscopic and histopathologic analysis in porcine coronary arteries
    Toshiro Shinke
    Saint Joseph s Translational Research Institute Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, GA 30342, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 1:28-35. 2008
    ..We assessed 1-month angioscopic and histopathologic sequelae of overlapping PES in pig coronary arteries...
  10. ncbi request reprint A third generation ultra-thin strut cobalt chromium stent: histopathological evaluation in porcine coronary arteries
    Refat Jabara
    Saint Joseph s Translational Research Institute, Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, GA, USA
    EuroIntervention 5:619-26. 2009
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Novel fully bioabsorbable salicylate-based sirolimus-eluting stent
    Refat Jabara
    Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
    EuroIntervention 5:F58-64. 2009
    ..We sought to evaluate a novel, fully bioabsorbable sirolimus-eluting stent (SES) synthesised entirely from a unique salicylic-acid polymer, in a clinically relevant animal model...
  12. doi request reprint Low-dose paclitaxel elution by novel bioerodible sol-gel coating on stents inhibits neointima with low toxicity in porcine coronary arteries
    Toshiro Shinke
    Saint Joseph s Translational Research Institute Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, GA 30342, USA
    Int J Cardiol 135:93-101. 2009
    ..The present study was designed to evaluate a novel bioerodible sol-gel film coated paclitaxel-eluting stent (sol-gel-PES, 3 microg per stent) in a porcine coronary artery model...
  13. doi request reprint Abnormal vasomotor function of porcine coronary arteries distal to sirolimus-eluting stents
    Jinsheng Li
    Saint Joseph s Translational Research Institute, Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia 30342, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 1:279-85. 2008
    ..This study sought to determine vasomotor functional responses of conduit coronary artery distal to bare-metal stents (BMS), polymer-only stents (POLY), and sirolimus-eluting stents (SES) in a clinically relevant animal model...
  14. ncbi request reprint Toxic vessel reaction to an absorbable polymer-based paclitaxel-eluting stent in pig coronary arteries
    Refat Jabara
    American Cardiovascular Research Institute Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 18:383-90. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate a new drug-eluting stent (DES) comprising a bioabsorbable polymer eluting a moderate dose of paclitaxel in a clinically relevant animal model...
  15. ncbi request reprint Drug-eluting stents: present and future
    Lakshmana Pendyala
    Saint Joseph s Translational Research Institute, 5673 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, N E Suite 675, Atlanta, GA 30342, USA
    Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem 6:105-15. 2008
    ..The current paper will review and discuss the current and future status of DES...
  16. doi request reprint Late angiographic stent thrombosis: the LAST straw for drug-eluting stents?
    Jack P Chen
    Department of Cardiology, Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Angiology 59:667-75. 2008
    ..Moreover, when deployed for "on-label" indications, they provide significant restenosis advantage, with a slight late thrombotic risk but without overall increase in death or infarction...
  17. doi request reprint Passive and active polymer coatings for intracoronary stents: novel devices to promote arterial healing
    Lakshmana Pendyala
    Saint Joseph s Translational Research Institute Saint Joseph s Hospital of Atlanta, Georgia 30342, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 22:37-48. 2009
    ..In this article we outline developments in the field of passive and active stent coatings and evaluate the ongoing role of such coatings in the contemporary era of DES...
  18. doi request reprint Effect of gradual computerized angioplasty on outcomes of patients undergoing coronary stenting
    David Leibowitz
    Department of Cardiology, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Ein Kerem and Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 104:223-6. 2009
    ..The use of this novel device may improve outcomes in patients undergoing coronary stenting...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 4 and 6 French catheters for coronary angiography: real-world modeling
    Ronen Durst
    Department of Cardiology, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:290-3. 2007
    ..Smaller diameter introducer sheaths and catheters are likely to lower the puncture site complication rate but may hinder visualization...
  20. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome of patients with chronic heart failure followed in a specialized heart failure center
    Israel Gotsman
    Heart Institute, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 13:468-73. 2011
    ..Patients with heart failure (HF) have a poor prognosis. Heart failure centers with specialized nurse-supervised management programs have been proposed to improve prognosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint The Straight Wire Sign: recognizing guidewire exit during percutaneous coronary intervention for chronic total occlusion
    Morris Mosseri
    Int J Cardiol 116:e106-8. 2007
    ..The identification of this sign in another patient prompted immediate response and avoided further complications...