Juan M Aranda

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Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dobutamine-related asthma in a patient awaiting cardiac transplantation: the eosinophilic dilemma
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Shands Hospital, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 23:260-1. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of cardiac resynchronization therapy to optimize beta-blocker therapy in patients with heart failure and prolonged QRS duration
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:889-91. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with heart failure and conduction abnormalities other than left bundle-branch block: analysis of the Multicenter InSync Randomized Clinical Evaluation (MIRACLE)
    Juan M Aranda
    University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Clin Cardiol 27:678-82. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin II blockade: a therapeutic strategy with wide applications
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Clin Cardiol 26:500-2. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of dobutamine versus milrinone therapy in hospitalized patients awaiting cardiac transplantation: a prospective, randomized trial
    Juan M Aranda
    University of Florida College of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, the University of Florida Shands Transplant Center, Gainesville, FL 32610 0395, USA
    Am Heart J 145:324-9. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Ventricular dyssynchrony in dilated cardiomyopathy: the role of biventricular pacing in the treatment of congestive heart failure
    Juan M Aranda
    University of Florida Health Science Center, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Gainesville 32610 0277, USA
    Clin Cardiol 25:357-62. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous coronary intervention versus medical therapy for coronary allograft vasculopathy. One center's experience
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 21:860-6. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint QRS duration variability in patients with heart failure
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, The Department of Medicine, and Compute Science Section, University of Health Science Center, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0395, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:335-7. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Beta1-adrenergic receptor polymorphisms and left ventricular remodeling changes in response to beta-blocker therapy
    Steven G Terra
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Florida College of Pharmacy, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 15:227-34. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Arterial-wave reflections are increased in heart failure patients with a left-ventricular assist device
    Richard S Schofield
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Hypertens 20:622-8. 2007

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. ncbi request reprint Dobutamine-related asthma in a patient awaiting cardiac transplantation: the eosinophilic dilemma
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Shands Hospital, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 23:260-1. 2004
    ..Once the patient was switched to an alternative inotrope, milrinone, the eosinophil count returned to normal, and the asthma exacerbation resolved...
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of cardiac resynchronization therapy to optimize beta-blocker therapy in patients with heart failure and prolonged QRS duration
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:889-91. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with heart failure and conduction abnormalities other than left bundle-branch block: analysis of the Multicenter InSync Randomized Clinical Evaluation (MIRACLE)
    Juan M Aranda
    University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Clin Cardiol 27:678-82. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin II blockade: a therapeutic strategy with wide applications
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Clin Cardiol 26:500-2. 2003
    ..The question that remains to be answered is whether a combination of both agents (ACEIs and ARBs) can improve clinical outcomes. Ongoing clinical trials will answer this question...
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of dobutamine versus milrinone therapy in hospitalized patients awaiting cardiac transplantation: a prospective, randomized trial
    Juan M Aranda
    University of Florida College of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, the University of Florida Shands Transplant Center, Gainesville, FL 32610 0395, USA
    Am Heart J 145:324-9. 2003
    ..The costs and effectiveness of these drugs have yet to be compared in a prospective, randomized study...
  6. ncbi request reprint Ventricular dyssynchrony in dilated cardiomyopathy: the role of biventricular pacing in the treatment of congestive heart failure
    Juan M Aranda
    University of Florida Health Science Center, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Gainesville 32610 0277, USA
    Clin Cardiol 25:357-62. 2002
    ..This article reviews the pathophysiology of ventricular dyssynchrony and examine insights from clinical trials that are evaluating cardiac resynchronization therapy for CHF...
  7. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous coronary intervention versus medical therapy for coronary allograft vasculopathy. One center's experience
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 21:860-6. 2002
    ..We compared clinical outcomes in heart transplant recipients with coronary allograft vasculopathy who were treated either with percutaneous coronary intervention or with aggressive medical therapy alone...
  8. ncbi request reprint QRS duration variability in patients with heart failure
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, The Department of Medicine, and Compute Science Section, University of Health Science Center, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0395, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:335-7. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Beta1-adrenergic receptor polymorphisms and left ventricular remodeling changes in response to beta-blocker therapy
    Steven G Terra
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Florida College of Pharmacy, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 15:227-34. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that polymorphisms at codon 389 (Arg389Gly) and 49 (Ser49Gly) in the beta1-adrenergic receptor (AR) gene were associated with LV reverse remodeling changes in response to beta-blocker therapy among heart failure patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Arterial-wave reflections are increased in heart failure patients with a left-ventricular assist device
    Richard S Schofield
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Hypertens 20:622-8. 2007
    ..Although the treatment of HF via left-ventricular assist device (LVAD) placement has recently become widespread, the effects of LVAD therapy on central arterial pulse-wave reflections are unknown...
  11. ncbi request reprint Synergistic polymorphisms of beta1 and alpha2C-adrenergic receptors and the influence on left ventricular ejection fraction response to beta-blocker therapy in heart failure
    Maximilian T Lobmeyer
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 17:277-82. 2007
    ..We tested whether the ADRA2C insertion/deletion polymorphism was associated with beta-blocker response in heart failure, either alone or in combination with the ADRB1Arg389Gly polymorphism...
  12. pmc Characteristics and outcomes of revascularized patients with hypertension: an international verapamil SR-trandolapril substudy
    Scott J Denardo
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, 1600 SW Archer Rd, PO Box 100277, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Hypertension 53:624-30. 2009
    ..Because, as a group, revascularized patients with hypertension had worse outcomes compared with nonrevascularized patients, management of blood pressure to a specific target in future studies could result in improved outcomes...
  13. pmc Coronary revascularization strategy and outcomes according to blood pressure (from the International Verapamil SR-Trandolapril Study [INVEST])
    Scott J Denardo
    University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Cardiol 106:498-503. 2010
    ..The management of BP might, therefore, require modification of targets according to the revascularization strategy to improve outcomes...
  14. doi request reprint Appropriate evaluation and treatment of heart failure patients after implantable cardioverter-defibrillator discharge: time to go beyond the initial shock
    Joseph D Mishkin
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:1993-2000. 2009
    ..Aggressive HF surveillance and management is required after an ICD shock, as the risk of sudden cardiac death is transformed to an increased HF event risk...
  15. doi request reprint Tricuspid annular motion as a predictor of severe right ventricular failure after left ventricular assist device implantation
    Sarinya Puwanant
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:1102-7. 2008
    ..We sought to determine pre-operative right heart echocardiographic predictors of post-LVAD severe RV failure...
  16. ncbi request reprint Vascular effects of sildenafil in hypertensive cardiac transplant recipients
    Richard S Schofield
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and Shands Transplant Center, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Am J Hypertens 16:874-7. 2003
    ..Sildenafil is commonly used in the treatment of erectile dysfunction in hypertensive male cardiac transplant recipients (CTR); however, little is known about the vascular effects of sildenafil in these patients...
  17. doi request reprint Worldwide surgical experience with the Paracor HeartNet cardiac restraint device
    Charles T Klodell
    Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Fla 32610, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:188-95. 2008
    ..We hypothesize that the Paracor HeartNet device (Paracor Medical, Sunnyvale, Calif), placed through a minithoracotomy in patients with severe dilated cardiomyopathy, improves clinical and functional status...
  18. ncbi request reprint Initial heart rate and systolic blood pressure predict outcomes in chronic heart failure patients who are evaluated for cardiac transplant
    Juan M Aranda
    University of Florida College of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Clin Cardiol 30:282-7. 2007
    ..We sought to determine whether an initial hemodynamic profile of HR and SBP could be used to predict outcomes in chronic heart failure patients evaluated for Htx...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of heart transplantation on skeletal muscle metabolic enzyme reserve and fiber type in end-stage heart failure patients
    Gary L Pierce
    Department of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology, Center for Exercise Science, College of Health and Human Performance, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Clin Transplant 21:94-100. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of heart transplantation on skeletal muscle metabolic enzyme reserve and MHC fiber type in end-stage HF patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cardiac transplantation in patients with anti-phospholipid antibodies
    Richard S Schofield
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:299-301. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Hyperhomocysteinemia in patients with heart failure referred for cardiac transplantation: preliminary observations
    Richard S Schofield
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and Shands Transplant Center, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Clin Cardiol 26:407-10. 2003
    ..Hyperhomocysteinemia is becoming recognized as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease, yet there are limited data on the prevalence of hyperhomocysteinemia in patients with heart failure...
  22. doi request reprint Incidence, predictors, and outcomes of cardiac pacing after cardiac transplantation: an 11-year retrospective analysis
    Gregory W Woo
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0277, USA
    Transplantation 85:1216-8. 2008
    ..001). Approximately one fourth of cardiac transplant patients require permanent pacing. Surgical technique is a major predictor of who will require permanent pacing after cardiac transplantation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Management of heart failure after cardiac resynchronization therapy: integrating advanced heart failure treatment with optimal device function
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Florida Health Science Center, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:2193-8. 2005
    ..This algorithm represents a new, comprehensive, collaborative approach between the HF and electrophysiology specialists to further improve and sustain outcomes in the field of CRT...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effect of sildenafil on pulmonary artery pressure, systemic pressure, and nitric oxide utilization in patients with left ventricular assist devices
    Charles T Klodell
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:68-71; discussion 71. 2007
    ..We evaluated the effect of oral sildenafil therapy on pulmonary artery pressure, systemic pressure, and nitric oxide utilization...
  25. ncbi request reprint Sustained use of nesiritide to aid in bridging to heart transplant
    James A Hill
    Heart Failure Transplantation Program, Division of Cardiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Clin Cardiol 26:211-4. 2003
    ..This suggests that new strategies for pretransplant management may be needed...
  26. ncbi request reprint Managing the post-left ventricular assist device patient
    Charles T Klodell
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 12:41-5. 2006
    ..Key issues following the implantation of assist devices include the prevention of right ventricular failure, appropriate pharmacologic management, prevention and management of infection, and detection and treatment of device dysfunction...
  27. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure control and cardiovascular outcomes in high-risk Hispanic patients--findings from the International Verapamil SR/Trandolapril Study (INVEST)
    Rhonda M Cooper-Dehoff
    University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am Heart J 151:1072-9. 2006
    ..People of Hispanic origin are the fastest growing ethnic minority in the United States and often have hypertension and other comorbidities which increase the risk associated with coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  28. pmc Close antiplatelet therapy monitoring and adjustment based upon thrombelastography may reduce late-onset bleeding in HeartMate II ecipients
    Ashkan Karimi
    Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 18:457-65. 2014
    ..We investigated how antiplatelet therapy adjustment with thrombelastography affects late-onset bleeding...
  29. doi request reprint The use of left ventricular assist devices in the treatment of class IV heart failure patients: what the non-heart failure specialist needs to know
    Mustafa Ahmed
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Cardiol Rev 21:37-41. 2013
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of primary cardiac lymphoma
    Matheen A Khuddus
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Clin Cardiol 30:144-5. 2007
  31. ncbi request reprint Managing congestive heart failure patient factors in the device era
    Samuel F Sears
    College of Public Health and Health Professions, Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida Health Science Center, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 12:335-40. 2006
    ..Available research suggests the need for future studies assessing the efficacy of cognitive-behavioral treatments in patients with CHF and cardiac resynchronization therapy/implantable cardioverter-defibrillators...
  32. doi request reprint Constrictive pericarditis presenting as a calcified anterior cardiac mass
    Richard S Schofield
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1597-9. 2009
    ..Upon diagnosis of constrictive pericarditis, the patient underwent pericardectomy and resection of the mass. He is well 6 months postoperatively, with complete resolution of his heart failure symptoms...
  33. ncbi request reprint Relation of beta(2)-adrenoceptor haplotype to risk of death and heart transplantation in patients with heart failure
    Jaekyu Shin
    College of Pharmacy, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:250-5. 2007
    ..In conclusion, ADRB2 Arg16Gln27 haplotype may significantly increase the risk of adverse outcomes in patients with HF receiving contemporary HF pharmacotherapy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation as a cause of left ventricular dysfunction after cardiac transplantation
    Gregory W Woo
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:131-3. 2006
    ..The onset of atrial fibrillation years after a heart transplant is not necessarily an indication of rejection. Aggressive rate control and restoration of normal sinus rhythm may improve allograft function in such cases...
  35. ncbi request reprint Comparison of calcitonin versus calcitonin + resistance exercise as prophylaxis for osteoporosis in heart transplant recipients
    Randy W Braith
    Center for Exercise Science, College of Health and Human Performance and the College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Transplantation 81:1191-5. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effectiveness of a regimen combining the antiresorptive properties of nasal calcitonin with the osteogenic stimulus of resistance exercise...
  36. pmc The impact of aging on mitochondrial function and biogenesis pathways in skeletal muscle of sedentary high- and low-functioning elderly individuals
    Anna Maria Joseph
    Department of Aging and Geriatric Research, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Aging Cell 11:801-9. 2012
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Hormone therapy in men and risk of cardiac allograft rejection
    Richard S Schofield
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and University of Florida, Shands Transplant Center, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 21:493-5. 2002
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first such description of this phenomenon in the literature...
  38. ncbi request reprint Initial United States experience with the Paracor HeartNet myocardial constraint device for heart failure
    Charles T Klodell
    University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Fla, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:204-9. 2007
    ..myocardial constraint device...
  39. ncbi request reprint Patient evaluation of ICD recall communication strategies: a vignette study
    Lauren A Stutts
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida Health Science Center, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:1105-11. 2007
    ..While initial studies have explored the psychological impact of recalls on patients, the optimal way to communicate recalls is not currently known. This study investigated the way communication of a recall can affect patients' responses...
  40. ncbi request reprint beta-Adrenergic receptor polymorphisms and responses during titration of metoprolol controlled release/extended release in heart failure
    Steven G Terra
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Florida, Gainsville, FL 32610, USA
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 77:127-37. 2005
    ..We also tested whether polymorphisms in the beta(2)-adrenergic receptor, G-protein alpha s subunit (G(s)alpha), and cytochrome P450 (CYP) 2D6 genes or S-metoprolol plasma concentrations were associated with beta-blocker tolerability...
  41. ncbi request reprint Quality of death: implantable cardioverter defibrillators and proactive care
    Samuel F Sears
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida Health Science Center, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 29:637-42. 2006
    ..We outline recommendations that enhance QOD from the device patient and specialty cardiology perspectives...
  42. ncbi request reprint Effect of resistance exercise on skeletal muscle myopathy in heart transplant recipients
    Randy W Braith
    Center for Exercise Science, College of Health and Human Performance, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:1192-8. 2005
    ..Resistance exercise initiated early in the post-transplant period is efficacious in changing skeletal muscle phenotype through increases in enzymatic reserve and shifts in fiber morphology...
  43. ncbi request reprint Early outcomes of a care coordination-enhanced telehome care program for elderly veterans with chronic heart failure
    Richard S Schofield
    Cardiology Section, Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Telemed J E Health 11:20-7. 2005
    ..Our nurse-directed, care coordinated home telehealth management program was associated with improved early outcomes in a group of elderly male veterans with chronic HF...
  44. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiology: a case of giant left atrium
    Richard S Schofield
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Clin Cardiol 26:188. 2003
  45. pmc Skeletal muscle apoptotic signaling predicts thigh muscle volume and gait speed in community-dwelling older persons: an exploratory study
    Emanuele Marzetti
    Department of Aging and Geriatric Research, Institute on Aging, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e32829. 2012
    ..However, evidence in humans is sparse. In the present study, we investigated whether apoptotic signaling in the skeletal muscle was associated with indices of muscle mass and function in older persons...
  46. ncbi request reprint Anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody (rituximab) therapy for acute cardiac humoral rejection: a case report
    Juan M Aranda
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Transplantation 73:907-10. 2002
    ..One year posttransplant, the patient is rejection-free, with normal left ventricular systolic function and coronary arteries...
  47. ncbi request reprint Amplitude and timing of central aortic pressure wave reflections in heart transplant recipients
    Richard S Schofield
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and Shands Transplant Center, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, USA
    Am J Hypertens 15:809-15. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to measure the central aortic pressure wave in HTR on antihypertensive therapy and determine the effects of amplitude and timing of wave reflection on the various components of the wave...
  48. doi request reprint Reoperative cardiac surgery after long-term ventricular support therapy
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0277, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:789-91. 2008
    ..In this report, we describe our experience with two patients who required reoperation after long-term use of a passive ventricular support device...
  49. doi request reprint Rationale and design of the treatment of hyponatremia based on lixivaptan in NYHA class III/IV cardiac patient evaluation (THE BALANCE) study
    William T Abraham
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, The Ohio State University Heart Center, Columbus, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 3:249-53. 2010
    ..BALANCE seeks to address unmet questions regarding the use of vasopressin antagonists including their effects on cognitive function and clinical outcomes in patients with hyponatremia and worsening heart failure...
  50. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and outcomes in hypertensive patients of Hispanic descent
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Prev Cardiol 11:116-20. 2008
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Elective noncardiac surgery in patients with left ventricular assist devices
    Mustafa Ahmed
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Card Surg 27:639-42. 2012
    ..These patients have an acceptable risk profile for elective surgery and should be treated similarly to their age-matched counterparts not on LVAD support...
  52. doi request reprint Current trends in heart failure readmission rates: analysis of Medicare data
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Clin Cardiol 32:47-52. 2009
    ..Despite advances in optimal pharmacologic therapy, patients with heart failure (HF) continue to have significant rehospitalization rates...
  53. doi request reprint Drug-eluting stents may not reduce target lesion revascularization in cardiac allograft vasculopathy
    Ki E Park
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida
    J Interv Cardiol 27:80-5. 2014
    ..Although drug-eluting stent (DES) compared with bare metal stent (BMS) use reduces in-stent restenosis (ISR) in traditional coronary artery disease, its efficacy in cardiac allograft vasculopathy (CAV) has not been clearly established...
  54. pmc An exploratory analysis of the effects of a weight loss plus exercise program on cellular quality control mechanisms in older overweight women
    Stephanie E Wohlgemuth
    Department of Aging and Geriatrics, Institute on Aging, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 0910, USA
    Rejuvenation Res 14:315-24. 2011
    ..In conclusion, although exploratory in nature, this study is among the first to report the stimulation of cellular quality control mechanisms elicited by a weight loss and exercise program in older obese women...
  55. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the beta blocker bucindolol in younger versus older patients with heart failure
    Juan M Aranda
    University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0395, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:1322-6. 2002
  56. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiology: Infiltrating metastatic cardiac tumor
    Juan M Aranda
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Clin Cardiol 26:250. 2003
  57. ncbi request reprint Awareness of hypertension and diabetes in the Hispanic community
    Juan M Aranda
    University of Florida College of Medicine Gainesville, Shands Heart Transplant Program, Florida 32610, USA
    Clin Cornerstone 6:7-13; discussion 14-5. 2004
    ..An increase in Spanish-speaking physicians would help alleviate some of the confusion that Hispanic patients experience in their interactions with health care providers...
  58. ncbi request reprint Ethnic/racial variations in blood pressure awareness, treatment, and control
    Thomas Giles
    Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:345-54. 2007
    ..Effective interventions targeting Mexican Americans and blacks as well as whites are essential to improving hypertension management...
  59. doi request reprint Transition from chronic compensated to acute decompensated heart failure: pathophysiological insights obtained from continuous monitoring of intracardiac pressures
    Michael R Zile
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Circulation 118:1433-41. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to use echocardiographic and implantable hemodynamic monitor data to examine the pathophysiology of chronic compensated and acute decompensated HF in SHF versus DHF patients...
  60. ncbi request reprint Treatment of hypertension in the Hispanic community: cultural case studies
    Juan M Aranda
    Clin Cornerstone 6:71-5. 2004
    ..This is strongly suspicious for metabolic syndrome, and a waistline measurement should be obtained. If this patient is overweight, a 5% weight loss could reduce this patient's chance of developing diabetes by 58%...
  61. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of an implantable continuous hemodynamic monitor in patients with advanced heart failure: the COMPASS-HF study
    Robert C Bourge
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1073-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether a heart failure (HF) management strategy using continuous intracardiac pressure monitoring could decrease HF morbidity...
  62. ncbi request reprint Reducing events in patients with chronic heart failure (REDUCEhf ) study design: continuous hemodynamic monitoring with an implantable defibrillator
    Philip B Adamson
    The Heart Failure Institute at Oklahoma Heart Hospital, Oklahoma Foundation for Cardiovascular Research, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma USA
    Clin Cardiol 30:567-75. 2007
    ..Combining a pressure sensing system with ICD therapy represents the first attempt to provide continuous hemodynamic monitoring using a device previously designed exclusively for SCD protection...