Sanjiv Kaul

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Affiliation: University of Virginia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Detection of coronary artery disease with myocardial contrast echocardiography: comparison with 99mTc-sestamibi single-photon emission computed tomography
    S Kaul
    Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    Circulation 96:785-92. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Microvasculature in acute myocardial ischemia: part II: evolving concepts in pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Cardiovascular Division, Box 800158, Medical Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0158, USA
    Circulation 109:310-5. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Microvasculature in acute myocardial ischemia: part I: evolving concepts in pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0158, USA
    Circulation 109:146-9. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Incremental value of cardiac imaging in patients presenting to the emergency department with chest pain and without ST-segment elevation: a multicenter study
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0158, USA
    Am Heart J 148:129-36. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Further insights into the no-reflow phenomenon after primary angioplasty in acute myocardial infarction: the role of microthromboemboli
    Tadamichi Sakuma
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 16:15-21. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Instrumentation for contrast echocardiography: technology and techniques
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:8J-14J. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic insights into regional flow-function relationships in coronary artery disease
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, Box 800158 Medical Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0158, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 12:216-26. 2005
  8. pmc Microbubbles and ultrasound: a bird's eye view
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Cardiovascular Division Medical Center, University of Virginia Charlottesville, VA 22908 0158, USA
    Trans Am Clin Climatol Assoc 115:137-48; discussion 148. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Direct effects of dobutamine on the coronary microcirculation: comparison with adenosine using myocardial contrast echocardiography
    Jian Ping Bin
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, The Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 16:871-9. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Measurement of myocardial blood flow velocity reserve with myocardial contrast echocardiography in patients with suspected coronary artery disease: comparison with quantitative gated Technetium 99m sestamibi single photon emission computed tomography
    Dana Dawson
    Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virgina 22908 0158, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 16:1171-7. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Detection of coronary artery disease with myocardial contrast echocardiography: comparison with 99mTc-sestamibi single-photon emission computed tomography
    S Kaul
    Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    Circulation 96:785-92. 1997
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Microvasculature in acute myocardial ischemia: part II: evolving concepts in pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Cardiovascular Division, Box 800158, Medical Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0158, USA
    Circulation 109:310-5. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Microvasculature in acute myocardial ischemia: part I: evolving concepts in pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0158, USA
    Circulation 109:146-9. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Incremental value of cardiac imaging in patients presenting to the emergency department with chest pain and without ST-segment elevation: a multicenter study
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0158, USA
    Am Heart J 148:129-36. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Further insights into the no-reflow phenomenon after primary angioplasty in acute myocardial infarction: the role of microthromboemboli
    Tadamichi Sakuma
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 16:15-21. 2003
    ..No reflow late after reperfusion is a result of tissue necrosis. The thrombus burden also affects ultimate IS...
  6. ncbi request reprint Instrumentation for contrast echocardiography: technology and techniques
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:8J-14J. 2002
    ..These signal-processing techniques have resulted in an increased signal-to-noise ratio from bubbles vis-à-vis the tissue and have made online assessment of myocardial perfusion possible...
  7. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic insights into regional flow-function relationships in coronary artery disease
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, Box 800158 Medical Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0158, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 12:216-26. 2005
  8. pmc Microbubbles and ultrasound: a bird's eye view
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Cardiovascular Division Medical Center, University of Virginia Charlottesville, VA 22908 0158, USA
    Trans Am Clin Climatol Assoc 115:137-48; discussion 148. 2004
    ..Finally, bioeffects produced by localized ultrasound disruption of microbubbles have been shown to induce angiogenesis. This brief review will provide a bird's eye view of these applications...
  9. ncbi request reprint Direct effects of dobutamine on the coronary microcirculation: comparison with adenosine using myocardial contrast echocardiography
    Jian Ping Bin
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, The Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 16:871-9. 2003
    ..In the bed with a noncritical stenosis, the increases in MBF and VEL are similar for both drugs. Similar to intracoronary adenosine, intracoronary dobutamine also caused capillary derecruitment distal to a noncritical coronary stenosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Measurement of myocardial blood flow velocity reserve with myocardial contrast echocardiography in patients with suspected coronary artery disease: comparison with quantitative gated Technetium 99m sestamibi single photon emission computed tomography
    Dana Dawson
    Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virgina 22908 0158, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 16:1171-7. 2003
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  11. ncbi request reprint Myocardial contrast echocardiography versus Thrombolysis In Myocardial Infarction score in patients presenting to the emergency department with chest pain and a nondiagnostic electrocardiogram
    Khim Leng Tong
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:920-7. 2005
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  12. ncbi request reprint Dobutamine versus dipyridamole for inducing reversible perfusion defects in chronic multivessel coronary artery stenosis
    Jian Ping Bin
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, The Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:167-74. 2002
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  13. ncbi request reprint Myocardial and microcirculatory kinetics of BR14, a novel third-generation intravenous ultrasound contrast agent
    Nicholas G Fisher
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:530-7. 2002
    ..This study sought to investigate the myocardial and microvascular kinetics of BR14, a novel third-generation ultrasound contrast agent...
  14. ncbi request reprint Detection of coronary stenosis and myocardial viability using a single intravenous bolus injection of BR14
    Nicholas G Fisher
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:523-9. 2002
    ..The aim of the study was to determine whether coronary stenosis can be detected and myocardial viability assessed after myocardial infarction from a single venous bolus injection of BR14, a new ultrasound contrast agent...
  15. ncbi request reprint Assessment of ischemia-induced microvascular remodeling using contrast-enhanced ultrasound vascular anatomic mapping
    Marco Pascotto
    Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:1100-8. 2007
    ..We conclude that CEU can separately assess collateral development, more distal arteriogenesis, and secondary changes in capillary perfusion that occur differentially with ischemia and growth factor therapy...
  16. pmc Limb stress-rest perfusion imaging with contrast ultrasound for the assessment of peripheral arterial disease severity
    Jonathan R Lindner
    Cardiovascular Division, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 1:343-50. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that stress-rest perfusion imaging of skeletal muscle in the lower extremity with contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEU) could evaluate the severity of peripheral arterial disease (PAD)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Detection of peripheral vascular stenosis by assessing skeletal muscle flow reserve
    Thanjuvar Bragadeesh
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:780-5. 2005
    ..We sought to determine whether the severity of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) can be assessed by measuring blood flow reserve in limb skeletal muscle with contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEU)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Improvement in microvascular reflow and reduction of infarct size with adenosine in patients undergoing primary coronary stenting
    Antonio Micari
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:1410-5. 2005
    ..In conclusion, the adjunctive use of intravenous adenosine after PCS reduces the infarct size relative to the risk area. This beneficial effect occurs primarily in those undergoing early intervention...
  19. ncbi request reprint Detection of coronary stenoses at rest with myocardial contrast echocardiography
    Kevin Wei
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Circulation 112:1154-60. 2005
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  20. ncbi request reprint Relation between myocardial oxygen consumption and myocardial blood volume: a study using myocardial contrast echocardiography
    D Elizabeth Le
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, School of Medicine, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 15:857-63. 2002
    ..Thus, capillary recruitment plays an important role in the physiologic regulation of CBF. Lack of increase in MBV during dobutamine stress may indicate the presence of coronary stenosis or microvascular disease...
  21. ncbi request reprint Assessment of endogenous and therapeutic arteriogenesis by contrast ultrasound molecular imaging of integrin expression
    Howard Leong-Poi
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center and Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, USA
    Circulation 111:3248-54. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that molecular imaging with contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEU) and microbubbles targeted to endothelial integrins could be used to noninvasively assess early angiogenic responses to ischemia and growth factor therapy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Regional left ventricular perfusion and function in patients presenting to the emergency department with chest pain and no ST-segment elevation
    Diana Rinkevich
    The Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0158, USA
    Eur Heart J 26:1606-11. 2005
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Automated quantification of the spatial extent of perfusion defects and viability on myocardial contrast echocardiography
    Antonio Micari
    Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:379-85. 2006
    ..This technique may be useful for rapid and objective analysis of the extent of ischemia and viability, and for clinical experimentation where accurate and sequential analysis of perfusion defect size is imperative...
  24. ncbi request reprint Myocardial contrast echocardiography
    Wolfgang Lepper
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0158, USA
    Circulation 109:3132-5. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Microvascular remodeling and accelerated hyperemia blood flow restoration in arterially occluded skeletal muscle exposed to ultrasonic microbubble destruction
    Ji Song
    Dept of Biomedical Engineering, Univ of Virginia, Box 800759, UVA Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 287:H2754-61. 2004
    ..We conclude that ultrasonic microbubble destruction can be tailored to stimulate an arteriogenesis response that restores hyperemia blood flow to skeletal muscle in a rat model of arterial occlusion...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effect of microbubble exposure to ultrasound on quantitation of myocardial perfusion
    Howard Leong-Poi
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Echocardiography 22:503-9. 2005
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  27. ncbi request reprint Mechanism of inducible regional dysfunction during dipyridamole stress
    Jian Ping Bin
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, The Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    Circulation 106:112-7. 2002
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  28. ncbi request reprint Perfusion versus function: the ischemic cascade in demand ischemia: implications of single-vessel versus multivessel stenosis
    Howard Leong-Poi
    Cardiac Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Circulation 105:987-92. 2002
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Role of collateral blood flow in the apparent disparity between the extent of abnormal wall thickening and perfusion defect size during acute myocardial infarction and demand ischemia
    Howard Leong-Poi
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22908 0158, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:565-72. 2005
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous integrin alphavbeta3 and glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibition causes reduction in infarct size in a model of acute coronary thrombosis and primary angioplasty
    Tadamichi Sakuma
    Cardiovascular Division, Medical Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 22908 0158, USA
    Cardiovasc Res 66:552-61. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Influence of microbubble shell properties on ultrasound signal: Implications for low-power perfusion imaging
    Howard Leong-Poi
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 15:1269-76. 2002
    ..We conclude that the acoustic power for maximizing acoustic signal without destroying microbubbles during low mechanical index imaging varies according to shell characteristics...
  32. pmc Abnormal skeletal muscle capillary recruitment during exercise in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and microvascular complications
    Lisa Womack
    General Clinical Research Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:2175-83. 2009
    ..We sought to determine whether skeletal muscle capillary recruitment is impaired in type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) with and without microvascular complications (MC)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Imaging tumor angiogenesis with contrast ultrasound and microbubbles targeted to alpha(v)beta3
    Dilantha B Ellegala
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, USA
    Circulation 108:336-41. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEU) with microbubbles targeted to alpha(v)-integrins expressed on the neovascular endothelium could be used to image angiogenesis...
  34. ncbi request reprint The coronary microcirculation in health and disease
    Kevin Wei
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Box 800158, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0158, USA
    Cardiol Clin 22:221-31. 2004
    ..MBV also responds to changes in myocardial oxygen demand. Because MCE can be used to assess MBF and MBV in vivo, it can be used to provide unique insights into tissue perfusion...
  35. ncbi request reprint Molecular imaging identifies regions with microthromboemboli during primary angioplasty in acute coronary thrombosis
    Tadamichi Sakuma
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center and Experimental Cardiology Laboratory, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Nucl Med 45:1194-200. 2004
    ....
  36. pmc Transmyocardial revascularization ameliorates ischemia by attenuating paradoxical catecholamine-induced vasoconstriction
    D Elizabeth Le
    Division of Cardiology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 14:207-14. 2007
    ..The mechanism by which transmyocardial revascularization (TMR) offers clinical benefit is controversial. We hypothesized that TMR ameliorates ischemia by reversing paradoxical catecholamine-induced vasoconstriction...
  37. ncbi request reprint A1-receptor blockade: a novel approach for assessing myocardial viability in chronic ischemic cardiomyopathy
    D Elizabeth Le
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, The Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 16:764-9. 2003
    ..Aminophylline or a selective A(1) adenosine receptor antagonist can be used to detect viable myocardium and may be safer than dobutamine in severe chronic ischemic heart disease...
  38. ncbi request reprint Stimulation of arteriogenesis in skeletal muscle by microbubble destruction with ultrasound
    Ji Song
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    Circulation 106:1550-5. 2002
    ..We tested the hypothesis that this bioeffect could be used to stimulate the growth and remodeling of new arterioles via natural repair processes, resulting in an increase in skeletal muscle nutrient blood flow...
  39. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive imaging of myocardial reperfusion injury using leukocyte-targeted contrast echocardiography
    Jonathan P Christiansen
    Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Circulation 105:1764-7. 2002
    ..We hypothesized that myocardial contrast echocardiography (MCE) with leukocyte-targeted microbubbles could temporally and spatially characterize the severity of postischemic myocardial inflammation...
  40. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive assessment of angiogenesis by ultrasound and microbubbles targeted to alpha(v)-integrins
    Howard Leong-Poi
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    Circulation 107:455-60. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that angiogenesis could be imaged with the use of contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEU) with microbubbles targeted to alpha(v)-integrins...
  41. ncbi request reprint Influence of microbubble surface charge on capillary transit and myocardial contrast enhancement
    Nicholas G Fisher
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908 0158, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:811-9. 2002
    ..The goal of the study was to determine whether microbubble charge influences the microvascular retention of microbubble contrast agents...
  42. ncbi request reprint Targeted tissue transfection with ultrasound destruction of plasmid-bearing cationic microbubbles
    Jonathan P Christiansen
    Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:1759-67. 2003
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  43. ncbi request reprint Microvascular rheology of Definity microbubbles after intra-arterial and intravenous administration
    Jonathan R Lindner
    Cardiac Imaging Center, The Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 15:396-403. 2002
    ..Microbubble entrapment within the pulmonary microcirculation after venous injection should be negligible and transient. These findings are important for establishing the safety of this agent...
  44. ncbi request reprint Skin perfusion assessed by contrast ultrasound predicts tissue survival in a free flap model
    Jonathan P Christiansen
    Cardiac Imaging Center, The Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Ultrasound Med Biol 28:315-20. 2002
    ..We conclude that skin perfusion can be assessed with CEU. Perfusion 18 h following a secondary ischemic insult in a free flap accurately predicts subsequent tissue survival in this model...
  45. ncbi request reprint Molecular imaging with contrast enhanced ultrasound
    Scott M Chadderdon
    Cardiovascular Division, UHN 62, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 17:667-77. 2010
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  46. ncbi request reprint Contrast ultrasound targeted drug and gene delivery: an update on a new therapeutic modality
    Richard J Price
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia, Health Sciences Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 7:171-80. 2002
    ..Recent work in the emerging field of contrast ultrasound-based therapeutics, with particular emphasis on the delivery of drugs and genes to tissue through microvascular networks is reviewed...
  47. ncbi request reprint Influence of injection site, microvascular pressure and ultrasound variables on microbubble-mediated delivery of microspheres to muscle
    Ji Song
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:726-31. 2002
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Vascular recruitment in skeletal muscle during exercise and hyperinsulinemia assessed by contrast ultrasound
    Dana Dawson
    Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 282:E714-20. 2002
    ..Exercise increases both V(RBC) and capBV, whereas hyperinsulinemia selectively increases only capBV, which may enhance skeletal muscle glucose uptake...
  49. ncbi request reprint Detection of noncritical coronary stenosis at rest without recourse to exercise or pharmacological stress
    Kevin Wei
    Cardiovascular Imaging Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Circulation 105:218-23. 2002
    ..We hypothesized that these stenoses can be detected at rest without recourse to stress by assessing adaptive changes that occur distally in the microcirculation...
  50. ncbi request reprint Myocardial perfusion assessment in patients with medium probability of coronary artery disease and no prior myocardial infarction: comparison of myocardial contrast echocardiography with 99mTc single-photon emission computed tomography
    Roxy Senior
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Northwick Park Hospital, Harrow, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    Am Heart J 147:1100-5. 2004
    ..This study was developed to test the hypothesis that MCE is superior to SPECT for the detection of CAD...
  51. ncbi request reprint Effect of time delay on the diagnostic use of contrast echocardiography in patients presenting to the emergency department with chest pain and no S-T segment elevation
    Saul Kalvaitis
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:1488-93. 2006
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  52. ncbi request reprint Myocardial contrast echocardiography, single-photon emission computed tomography, and regional function analysis for coronary stenosis description during vasodilator stress
    Wolfgang Lepper
    Medical Clinic I, Aachen, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 91:445-8. 2003
  53. doi request reprint Myocardial contrast echocardiography: a 25-year retrospective
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, UHN62, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Circulation 118:291-308. 2008
  54. pmc Cost-efficiency of myocardial contrast echocardiography in patients presenting to the emergency department with chest pain of suspected cardiac origin and a nondiagnostic electrocardiogram
    Jared J Wyrick
    Cardiovascular Division and Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:649-52. 2008
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  55. pmc Phasic changes in arterial blood volume is influenced by collateral blood flow: implications for the quantification of coronary stenosis at rest
    Marco Pascotto
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Heart 93:438-43. 2007
    ..There are some patients with moderate to severe coronary stenosis who nonetheless exhibit a normal systolic to disatolic aBV ratio...
  56. ncbi request reprint Determinants of microvascular flow
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Eur Heart J 27:2272-4. 2006
  57. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the 'no reflow' phenomenon with myocardial contrast echocardiography
    Sanjiv Kaul
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Oregon Health and Sciences University, UHN62, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Basic Res Cardiol 101:391-9. 2006
    ..This paper will cover these areas briefly...
  58. ncbi request reprint What lies beyond a chronically occluded coronary artery, and what should we do about it?
    Sanjiv Kaul
    J Nucl Cardiol 10:92-4. 2003
  59. ncbi request reprint Impact of revascularization and myocardial viability determined by nitrate-enhanced Tc-99m sestamibi and Tl-201 imaging on mortality and functional outcome in ischemic cardiomyopathy
    Roxy Senior
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Northwick Park Hospital and Institute of Medical Research, Harrow, United Kingdom
    J Nucl Cardiol 9:454-62. 2002
    ..Nitrate-enhanced perfusion imaging has been shown to detect viability in dysfunctional myocardium, but nitrate-enhanced technetium 99m sestamibi has not been compared with nitrate-enhanced thallium 201...
  60. ncbi request reprint Effects of nitroglycerin on erythrocyte rheology and oxygen unloading: novel role of S-nitrosohemoglobin in relieving myocardial ischemia
    Jian Ping Bin
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Circulation 113:2502-8. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that nitroglycerin improves O2 delivery to ischemic tissue by altering erythrocyte rheology and O2 unloading through an increase in bioactive nitric oxide (NO) content...
  61. ncbi request reprint Cyclic variation in ultrasonic myocardial integrated backscatter is due to phasic changes in the number of patent myocardial microvessels
    Antonio Micari
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 25:1009-19. 2006
    ..We tested the hypothesis that the cyclic variation in ultrasonic myocardial integrated backscatter (IBS) is due to cardiac contraction-induced changes in the number of patent myocardial microvessels...
  62. ncbi request reprint Standardized myocardial segmentation and nomenclature for tomographic imaging of the heart. A statement for healthcare professionals from the Cardiac Imaging Committee of the Council on Clinical Cardiology of the American Heart Association
    Manuel D Cerqueira
    American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, USA
    Circulation 105:539-42. 2002
  63. ncbi request reprint Standardized myocardial segmentation and nomenclature for tomographic imaging of the heart: a statement for healthcare professionals from the Cardiac Imaging Committee of the Council on Clinical Cardiology of the American Heart Association
    Manuel D Cerqueira
    American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 9:240-5. 2002
  64. ncbi request reprint Standardized myocardial segmentation and nomenclature for tomographic imaging of the heart. A statement for healthcare professionals from the Cardiac Imaging Committee of the Council on Clinical Cardiology of the American Heart Association
    Manuel D Cerqueira
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 18:539-42. 2002
  65. ncbi request reprint Meeting highlights of the 14th annual scientific sessions of the American Society of Echocardiography: June 11 to 14, 2003, in Las Vegas, Nevada
    Linda D Gillam
    Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut 06102 8000, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:2149-55. 2003
  66. ncbi request reprint Automated, nonrigid alignment of clinical myocardial contrast echocardiography image sequences: comparison with manual alignment
    J Alison Noble
    Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Ultrasound Med Biol 28:115-23. 2002
    ..The automated technique can be used for quick poststudy off-line analysis and has the potential to be incorporated into an ultrasound machine...