Toshihiro Ogawa

Summary

Affiliation: St. John Hospital and Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi M-mode echocardiographic predictors of six- to seven-year incidence of coronary heart disease, stroke, congestive heart failure, and mortality in an elderly cohort (the Cardiovascular Health Study)
    J M Gardin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 87:1051-7. 2001
  2. pmc Incidence of post myocardial infarction left ventricular thrombus formation in the era of primary percutaneous intervention and glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors. A prospective observational study
    Arshad Rehan
    Department of Cardiology, St John Hospital and Medical Centre, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48230, USA
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 4:20. 2006
  3. ncbi Usefulness of aortic root dimension in persons > or = 65 years of age in predicting heart failure, stroke, cardiovascular mortality, all-cause mortality and acute myocardial infarction (from the Cardiovascular Health Study)
    Julius M Gardin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:270-5. 2006
  4. pmc What parameters affect left ventricular diastolic flow propagation velocity? In vitro studies using color M-mode Doppler echocardiography
    Toshihiro Ogawa
    St John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, MI, USA
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 3:24. 2005
  5. ncbi Demographics and correlates of five-year change in echocardiographic left ventricular mass in young black and white adult men and women: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study
    Julius M Gardin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:529-35. 2002
  6. ncbi Clinical and echocardiographic follow-up of patients previously treated with dexfenfluramine or phentermine/fenfluramine
    J M Gardin
    Division of Cardiology, St John Hospital and Medical Center, 22201 Moross Rd, PB II, Suite 470, Detroit, MI 48236, USA
    JAMA 286:2011-4. 2001
  7. ncbi Left ventricular mass in the elderly. The Cardiovascular Health Study
    J M Gardin
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, USA
    Hypertension 29:1095-103. 1997
  8. ncbi Coronary artery calcium evaluation by electron beam computed tomography and its relation to new cardiovascular events
    N D Wong
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine 92697, USA
    Am J Cardiol 86:495-8. 2000
  9. ncbi The impact of coronary artery disease risk factors on intravascular ultrasound-derived morphologic indices of human coronaries
    Jaskamal P S Kahlon
    Division of Cardiology, St John Hospital and Medical Center and Wayne State University, School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48236, USA
    Echocardiography 23:308-11. 2006
  10. ncbi Importance of heart failure with preserved systolic function in patients > or = 65 years of age. CHS Research Group. Cardiovascular Health Study
    D W Kitzman
    Department of Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27157-1045, USA
    Am J Cardiol 87:413-9. 2001

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. ncbi M-mode echocardiographic predictors of six- to seven-year incidence of coronary heart disease, stroke, congestive heart failure, and mortality in an elderly cohort (the Cardiovascular Health Study)
    J M Gardin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 87:1051-7. 2001
    ....
  2. pmc Incidence of post myocardial infarction left ventricular thrombus formation in the era of primary percutaneous intervention and glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors. A prospective observational study
    Arshad Rehan
    Department of Cardiology, St John Hospital and Medical Centre, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48230, USA
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 4:20. 2006
    ..The incidence of LV thrombus formation with these treatment modalities is not well known...
  3. ncbi Usefulness of aortic root dimension in persons > or = 65 years of age in predicting heart failure, stroke, cardiovascular mortality, all-cause mortality and acute myocardial infarction (from the Cardiovascular Health Study)
    Julius M Gardin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:270-5. 2006
    ....
  4. pmc What parameters affect left ventricular diastolic flow propagation velocity? In vitro studies using color M-mode Doppler echocardiography
    Toshihiro Ogawa
    St John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, MI, USA
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 3:24. 2005
    ..Insufficient data describe the relationship of hemodynamic parameters to left ventricular (LV) diastolic flow propagation velocity (Vp) measured using color M-mode Doppler echocardiography...
  5. ncbi Demographics and correlates of five-year change in echocardiographic left ventricular mass in young black and white adult men and women: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study
    Julius M Gardin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:529-35. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the presence and correlates of change (Delta) in left ventricular (LV) mass by echocardiography in young adults...
  6. ncbi Clinical and echocardiographic follow-up of patients previously treated with dexfenfluramine or phentermine/fenfluramine
    J M Gardin
    Division of Cardiology, St John Hospital and Medical Center, 22201 Moross Rd, PB II, Suite 470, Detroit, MI 48236, USA
    JAMA 286:2011-4. 2001
    ..Use of anorexigen therapy is associated with valvular abnormalities, although there is limited information on long-term changes in valvular regurgitation following discontinuation of these agents...
  7. ncbi Left ventricular mass in the elderly. The Cardiovascular Health Study
    J M Gardin
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, USA
    Hypertension 29:1095-103. 1997
    ....
  8. ncbi Coronary artery calcium evaluation by electron beam computed tomography and its relation to new cardiovascular events
    N D Wong
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine 92697, USA
    Am J Cardiol 86:495-8. 2000
    ..5 (p <0.05) and 8.8 (p <0.001), respectively. These data support previous reports showing CAC to be a modest predictor of future cardiovascular events...
  9. ncbi The impact of coronary artery disease risk factors on intravascular ultrasound-derived morphologic indices of human coronaries
    Jaskamal P S Kahlon
    Division of Cardiology, St John Hospital and Medical Center and Wayne State University, School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48236, USA
    Echocardiography 23:308-11. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that one or more IVUS measures of CAD might relate more strongly to CAD risk factors than does percent luminal coronary stenosis...
  10. ncbi Importance of heart failure with preserved systolic function in patients > or = 65 years of age. CHS Research Group. Cardiovascular Health Study
    D W Kitzman
    Department of Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27157-1045, USA
    Am J Cardiol 87:413-9. 2001
    ..The finding that a large proportion of elderly with CHF have preserved LV systolic function is important because there is a paucity of data to guide management in this dominant subset...
  11. ncbi Predictors of congestive heart failure in the elderly: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    J S Gottdiener
    Division of Cardiology, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 35:1628-37. 2000
    ..We sought to characterize the predictors of incident congestive heart failure (CHF), as determined by central adjudication, in a community-based elderly population...
  12. ncbi Left ventricular diastolic function in the elderly
    T Tokushima
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 10:20-9. 2001
    ..Although calcium channel blockers and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors have been used clinically to treat diastolic dysfunction, their effects on prognosis remain unproven...
  13. ncbi Left ventricular hypertrophy: the next treatable, silent killer?
    Julius M Gardin
    JAMA 292:2396-8. 2004
  14. ncbi Relation of echocardiographic left ventricular mass, geometry and wall stress, and left atrial dimension to coronary calcium in young adults (the CARDIA study)
    Julius M Gardin
    St John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:626-9. 2005
    ....
  15. ncbi Which echocardiographic Doppler left ventricular diastolic function measurements are most feasible in the clinical echocardiographic laboratory?
    Shahabuddin Khan
    St John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan 48236, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:1099-101. 2004
    ....
  16. ncbi Technical aspects of diastology: why mitral inflow and tissue Doppler imaging are the preferred parameters?
    Renee L Bess
    St John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan 48236, USA
    Echocardiography 23:332-9. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi Aortic valvular regurgitation: prevalence and clinical characteristics in a predominantly obese adult population not taking anorexigens
    Julius M Gardin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California, USA
    Echocardiography 23:569-76. 2006
    ..We recently reported the prevalence of aortic regurgitation (AR) by Doppler echocardiography (echo) in obese subjects to be higher than in some previous reports...
  18. ncbi Epidemiology and clinical outcomes of infective endocarditis in hemodialysis patients
    Desikan Kamalakannan
    St John Hospital and Medical Center, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48236, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:2081-6. 2007
    ..The aim of our study was to describe the clinical characteristics, outcome, and factors predicting mortality of infective endocarditis in hemodialysis patients...
  19. pmc Thrombin receptor and ventricular arrhythmias after acute myocardial infarction
    Lilong Tang
    Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, The First Affiliated Hospital to Sun Yat sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China
    Mol Med 14:131-40. 2008
    ..We conclude that increased TR activation and expression in the infarcted LV after AMI may contribute to VA through a mechanism involving glibenclamide-sensitive potassium channels...
  20. doi Left atrial systolic force in hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE study
    Marcello Chinali
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Hypertens 26:1472-6. 2008
    ....
  21. ncbi Left atrial dimensions determined by M-mode echocardiography in black and white older (> or =65 years) adults (The Cardiovascular Health Study)
    Teri A Manolio
    Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Applications, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7934, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:983-7. 2002
    ..Thus, LA dimension is strongly associated with weight and with several echocardiographic valvular abnormalities; its relation with LV fractional shortening is U-shaped with a nadir at the borderline of LV functional impairment...
  22. ncbi Outcome of congestive heart failure in elderly persons: influence of left ventricular systolic function. The Cardiovascular Health Study
    John S Gottdiener
    St Francis Hospital, Roslyn, New York Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Intern Med 137:631-9. 2002
    ..Most persons with congestive heart failure are elderly, and many elderly persons with congestive heart failure have normal left ventricular systolic function...
  23. ncbi Troponin I in the diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction in pregnancy, labor, and post partum
    George H Shade
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St John Detroit Riverview Hospital, Detroit, Mich 48214, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:1719-20. 2002
    ..There are specific characteristics of this test that makes it desirable for the diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction in pregnancy, labor, and post partum...
  24. ncbi Influence of systolic blood pressure and body mass index on left ventricular structure in healthy African-American and white young adults: the CARDIA study
    Richard Lorber
    Department of Pediatrics at the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:955-60. 2003
    ....
  25. ncbi Warm blood cardioplegic arrest induces mitochondrial-mediated cardiomyocyte apoptosis associated with increased urocortin expression in viable cells
    Tiziano M Scarabelli
    Division of Cardiology, St John Hospital and Medical Center, Wayne State University, Detroit, Mich, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 128:364-71. 2004
    ..Here we extend these findings to the human heart exposed to ischemic-reperfusion injury...
  26. ncbi Nutritional supplementation with mixed essential amino acids enhances myocyte survival, preserving mitochondrial functional capacity during ischemia-reperfusion injury
    Tiziano M Scarabelli
    Division of Cardiology, St John Hospital and Medical Center, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:35A-40A. 2004
    ..01). These results suggest that oral amino acid supplementation attenuates the extent of ischemia-reperfusion injury in the rat heart, through preservation of the mitochondria-generated production of high-energy phosphates...
  27. ncbi Common scenarios to clarify the interpretation of cardiac markers
    Gary E Ross
    St John Oakland Hospital, Madison Heights, MI 48071 3499, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 104:165-76. 2004
    ..The greatest challenge for physicians is in determining which patients with cardiac troponin elevation will best benefit from heart catheterization and percutaneous intervention...
  28. ncbi Increased left ventricular mass is a risk factor for the development of a depressed left ventricular ejection fraction within five years: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Mark H Drazner
    Heart Failure Research Unit, Donald W Reynolds Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:2207-15. 2004
    ..Our aim in this study was to determine whether increased left ventricular mass (LVM) is a risk factor for the development of a reduced left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF)...
  29. ncbi Recommendations for a standardized report for adult transthoracic echocardiography: a report from the American Society of Echocardiography's Nomenclature and Standards Committee and Task Force for a Standardized Echocardiography Report
    Julius M Gardin
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 15:275-90. 2002
  30. ncbi Highlights of the 18th annual scientific sessions of the American Society of Echocardiography Seattle, Washington, June 16-20, 2007
    Roberto M Lang
    University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:2415-20. 2007
  31. ncbi Religious involvement and cigarette smoking in young adults: the CARDIA study (Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults)study (
    Mary A Whooley
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of California, San Fancisco, 94121, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:1604-10. 2002
    ..We sought to determine whether frequent attendance at religious services is associated with less smoking among young adults...
  32. ncbi Usefulness of carotid ultrasound to improve the ability of stress testing to predict coronary artery disease
    Manpreet Kanwar
    Mankato Clinic, Mankato, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:1196-200. 2007
    ..In conclusion, carotid ultrasound appears to offer incremental value to EST in predicting presence or absence of > or =50% coronary diameter stenosis in symptomatic patients with equivocal/negative EST result...
  33. ncbi Use of atropine in patients with chronotropic incompetence and poor exercise capacity during treadmill stress testing
    Vijaya K Munagala
    Division of Cardiology, St John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, MI 48236, USA
    Am Heart J 145:1046-50. 2003
    ..We evaluated the usefulness of atropine in decreasing the number of tests with inconclusive results in patients with a poor chronotropic response or exercise capacity during TMST...
  34. ncbi Guidelines for noninvasive vascular laboratory testing: a report from the American Society of Echocardiography and the Society for Vascular Medicine and Biology
    Marie Gerhard-Herman
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Vasc Med 11:183-200. 2006
    ..A section on the important topic of vascular laboratory accreditation is included. Finally, additional details regarding proper technique for performance of the various vascular tests and procedures are included in the Appendix...
  35. ncbi Burden of valvular heart diseases: a population-based study
    Vuyisile T Nkomo
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Lancet 368:1005-11. 2006
    ..Valvular heart diseases are not usually regarded as a major public-health problem. Our aim was to assess their prevalence and effect on overall survival in the general population...
  36. ncbi Clinical application of noninvasive vascular ultrasound in cardiovascular risk stratification: a report from the American Society of Echocardiography and the Society of Vascular Medicine and Biology
    Mary J Roman
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:943-54. 2006
  37. ncbi The association of personal and neighborhood socioeconomic indicators with subclinical cardiovascular disease in an elderly cohort. The cardiovascular health study
    Cheryl K Nordstrom
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1214 S 2nd Floor, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 2548, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:2139-47. 2004
    ..Personal and neighborhood socioeconomic indicators were associated with subclinical disease prevalence in this elderly cohort. These relationships were reduced after controlling for traditional CVD risk factors...
  38. ncbi ACC/AHA 2002 guideline update for the management of patients with chronic stable angina--summary article: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee on the Management of Patients
    Raymond J Gibbons
    Circulation 107:149-58. 2003
  39. ncbi Vascular ultrasound: the next frontier for the echocardiographer
    Julius M Gardin
    American Society of Echocardiography, Division of Cardiology, St John Hospital and Medical Center, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:24A-26A. 2005
  40. ncbi Can transthoracic echocardiography with subcostal view predict abdominal aortic atherosclerosis?
    Sujood Ahmed
    Division of Cardiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Echocardiography 22:736-42. 2005
    ..Therefore, we investigated the accuracy of TTE assessment of ABD AO ATH relative to transesophageal (TEE) AO images...
  41. ncbi American society of echocardiography report. Clinical application of noninvasive vascular ultrasound in cardiovascular risk stratification: a report from the American Society of Echocardiography and the Society for Vascular Medicine and Biology
    Mary J Roman
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Vasc Med 11:201-11. 2006
    ..Its application is substantially more challenging than is carotid imaging and remains largely a research technique that is not readily translated into routine clinical practice...