J Thomas Heywood

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Affiliation: Scripps Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of medical therapy dosing in outpatients cared for in cardiology practices with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction with and without device therapy: report from IMPROVE HF
    J Thomas Heywood
    Division of Cardiology, Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines, La Jolla, Calif 92037, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 3:596-605. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Influence of renal function on the use of guideline-recommended therapies for patients with heart failure
    J Thomas Heywood
    Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 105:1140-6. 2010
  3. doi request reprint B-type natriuretic peptide assessment in ambulatory heart failure patients: insights from IMPROVE HF
    Andrew P Ambrosy
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 13:360-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Factors associated with improvement in ejection fraction in clinical practice among patients with heart failure: findings from IMPROVE HF
    Jane E Wilcox
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am Heart J 163:49-56.e2. 2012
  5. 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
  6. ncbi request reprint Adherence to heart failure quality-of-care indicators in US hospitals: analysis of the ADHERE Registry
    Gregg C Fonarow
    Division of Cardiology, Ahmanson UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, The David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles 90095, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1469-77. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of clinically silent severe mitral regurgitation in patients with heart failure: role for echocardiography
    Padmini Varadarajan
    Division of Cardiology, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, California, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:1458-61. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Inpatient management of patients with volume overload and high filling pressures
    Tariq Khan
    Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, California 92037, USA
    J Hosp Med 3:S25-32. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Mode of death in patients with systolic heart failure
    Jigar Patel
    Department of Cardiology, Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, California 92037, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 12:127-36. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The use of vasoactive therapy for acute decompensated heart failure: hemodynamic and renal considerations
    J Thomas Heywood
    Heart Failure Recovery and Research Program, Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, California, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 8:S22-9. 2007

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of medical therapy dosing in outpatients cared for in cardiology practices with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction with and without device therapy: report from IMPROVE HF
    J Thomas Heywood
    Division of Cardiology, Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines, La Jolla, Calif 92037, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 3:596-605. 2010
    ..Few data exist to characterize the delivery of evidence-based medical therapy for outpatients with heart failure who have received implantable cardioverter-defibrillators or cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) for systolic dysfunction...
  2. doi request reprint Influence of renal function on the use of guideline-recommended therapies for patients with heart failure
    J Thomas Heywood
    Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 105:1140-6. 2010
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  3. doi request reprint B-type natriuretic peptide assessment in ambulatory heart failure patients: insights from IMPROVE HF
    Andrew P Ambrosy
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 13:360-7. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Factors associated with improvement in ejection fraction in clinical practice among patients with heart failure: findings from IMPROVE HF
    Jane E Wilcox
    Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am Heart J 163:49-56.e2. 2012
    ..This study evaluated changes in LVEF and associated factors in outpatients with systolic HF or post-myocardial infarction with reduced LVEF during 24 months of follow-up...
  5. 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint Adherence to heart failure quality-of-care indicators in US hospitals: analysis of the ADHERE Registry
    Gregg C Fonarow
    Division of Cardiology, Ahmanson UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, The David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles 90095, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1469-77. 2005
    ..Quality-of-care indicators have been developed for patients hospitalized with heart failure. However, little is known about current rates of conformity with these indicators or their variability across hospitals...
  7. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of clinically silent severe mitral regurgitation in patients with heart failure: role for echocardiography
    Padmini Varadarajan
    Division of Cardiology, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, California, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:1458-61. 2006
    ..Echocardiography is needed for its detection. Audibility of MR murmur cannot be predicted by body size, LV size, or LV function in these patients...
  8. doi request reprint Inpatient management of patients with volume overload and high filling pressures
    Tariq Khan
    Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, California 92037, USA
    J Hosp Med 3:S25-32. 2008
    ..New data from evidence-based clinical trials and optimal strategies for monitoring fluid overload will help define this issue and ultimately reduce mortality in these patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mode of death in patients with systolic heart failure
    Jigar Patel
    Department of Cardiology, Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, California 92037, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 12:127-36. 2007
    ..This study reviews the evaluation of modes of death from heart failure and discusses the therapies, both pharmaceutical and device, that are useful in preventing these sequelae...
  10. ncbi request reprint The use of vasoactive therapy for acute decompensated heart failure: hemodynamic and renal considerations
    J Thomas Heywood
    Heart Failure Recovery and Research Program, Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, California, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 8:S22-9. 2007
    ..Vasodilators improve hemodynamics and symptoms in normotensive individuals. Their influence on renal function is less clear cut, although more recent data suggest a neutral effect...
  11. ncbi request reprint Simple clinical criteria to determine the prognosis of heart failure
    J Thomas Heywood
    Department of Cardiology, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 10:173-80. 2005
    ..Several scoring systems to predict heart failure survival have been developed; however, many of these deal principally with transplant recipients or do not account for a patient's response to therapy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Management of the cardiorenal syndrome in heart failure
    Jigar Patel
    Heart Failure Program, Scripps Clinic, 10666 N Torrey Pines Road, SW 206, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 8:211-6. 2006
    ..Such targeting of therapy can improve the prognosis of patients with heart failure and renal dysfunction...
  13. ncbi request reprint Strategies to reduce length of stay and costs associated with decompensated heart failure
    J Thomas Heywood
    Congestive Heart Failure Clinic, Scripps Clinic, 10666 N Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    Curr Heart Fail Rep 2:140-7. 2005
    ..Because of the chronic nature of heart failure, a successful disease management program for ADHF must also include effective outpatient care...
  14. ncbi request reprint Amiodarone rescue therapy for severe decompensated heart failure initially unsuitable for beta-blockers
    Daniel C Choo
    Division of Cardiology, International Heart Institute, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, California 92354, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 8:187-92. 2003
    ..Amiodarone, a drug with antiadrenergic effects, has been shown to improve survival for patients with heart rates of 90 beats per minute or greater...
  15. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic and therapeutic uses of natriuretic peptides. Introduction
    J Thomas Heywood
    Heart Failure Recovery and Research Program, Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, California, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 8:S1-2. 2007
  16. ncbi request reprint The confounding issue of comorbid renal insufficiency
    Gregg C Fonarow
    Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Med 119:S17-25. 2006
    ..Despite this, few evidence-based data are available to guide management decisions, indicating a compelling need for additional studies in this patient population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Correlates of health-related quality of life in patients with heart failure
    Cheryl Westlake
    California State University, Fullerton, CA, USA
    Heart Lung 31:85-93. 2002
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