Affiliation: University of California
- Effect of endovascular cooling on myocardial temperature, infarct size, and cardiac output in human-sized pigsMichael W Dae
Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 282:H1584-91. 2002..Mild endovascular cooling to 34 degrees C lowers myocardial temperature sufficiently in human-sized hearts to cause a substantial cardioprotective effect, preserve microvascular flow, and maintain cardiac output...
- Pediatric nuclear cardiologyMichael W Dae
Department of Radiology and Medicine, Center for Functional Imaging, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Semin Nucl Med 37:382-90. 2007..These unique capabilities will continue to assure ongoing clinical relevance of radionuclide methodology, as is the case in the assessment of heart disease in adult cardiology...
- Safety and efficacy of endovascular cooling and rewarming for induction and reversal of hypothermia in human-sized pigsMichael W Dae
Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Stroke 34:734-8. 2003..However, current systems transfer insufficient heat to rapidly vary core temperature. We thus evaluated the safety and efficacy of endovascular cooling and rewarming for the induction and reversal of hypothermia...
- Prospective analysis of prevalence, distribution, and rate of recovery of left ventricular systolic dysfunction in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhageNader Banki
Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
J Neurosurg 105:15-20. 2006..The incidence and natural history of neurocardiogenic injury after SAH remains poorly understood. The objective of this study was to describe the incidence, time course, recovery rate, and segmental patterns of LV dysfunction after SAH...
- Rodent brain imaging with SPECT/CTYoungho Seo
Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
Med Phys 34:1217-20. 2007..We have demonstrated a capability of imaging regions of cerebral blood flow deficit in MCAO rat brains in vivo using a pinhole SPECT dedicated to small animal imaging...
- Localization of ventricular tachycardia exit site and subsequent contraction sequence and functional effects with bedside radionuclide angiographyElias Botvinick
Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 1:605-13. 2008..In an effort to better understand the clinical effects of ventricular tachycardia (VT), we sought to characterize function and conduction during VT in patients...
- Pinhole single-photon emission computed tomography for myocardial perfusion imaging of miceMax C Wu
Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 42:576-82. 2003....
- Age and aneurysm position predict patterns of left ventricular dysfunction after subarachnoid hemorrhageKiran Khush
Division of Cardiology, Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco Medical Center, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 941243, USA
J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:168-74. 2005..Both patterns of wall-motion abnormalities appear to be transient, reversible phenomena. The AS pattern may represent a unique form of neurally mediated cardiac injury...
- Targeted in vivo extracellular matrix formation promotes neovascularization in a rodent model of myocardial infarctionShirley S Mihardja
Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
PLoS ONE 5:e10384. 2010..We investigated whether extracellular matrix protein fragments could be targeted with antibodies to ischemically injured myocardium to promote angiogenesis and myocardial repair...
- Acute neurocardiogenic injury after subarachnoid hemorrhageNader M Banki
Division of Cardiology, Department of Radiology, UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
Circulation 112:3314-9. 2005..Possible mechanisms include myocardial ischemia versus excessive catecholamine release from sympathetic nerve terminals...
- Hypothermia during reperfusion limits 'no-reflow' injury in a rabbit model of acute myocardial infarctionSharon L Hale
The Heart Institute of Good Samaritan Hospital, Los Angeles, CA 90017, USA
Cardiovasc Res 59:715-22. 2003..This study tests the effects of regional hypothermia, initiated late during ischemia and maintained for 2 h of reperfusion, on the no-reflow phenomenon...
- Combined effects of mild hypothermia and glycoprotein IIb/IIIa antagonists on platelet-platelet and leukocyte-platelet aggregationAndrew L Frelinger
Center for Platelet Function Studies, Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
Am J Cardiol 92:1099-101. 2003....
- Performance evaluation of a pinhole SPECT system for myocardial perfusion imaging of miceMax C Wu
Joint Graduate Group in Bioengineering, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0628, USA
Med Phys 29:2830-9. 2002..Measurement of the perfusion defect size is a valuable phenotypic assessment and will be useful for hypothesis testing in murine models of cardiovascular disease...
- Induction of mild systemic hypothermia with endovascular cooling during primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarctionSimon R Dixon
Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 40:1928-34. 2002..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the safety and feasibility of endovascular cooling during primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...