Andrew Michaels

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Endomyocardial biopsy of right atrial angiosarcoma guided by intracardiac echocardiography
    Suman S Kuppahally
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Cardiol Res Pract 2010:681726. 2010
  2. pmc Passive tobacco exposure may impair symptomatic improvement in patients with chronic angina undergoing enhanced external counterpulsation
    Stilianos Efstratiadis
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 8:23. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Primer: practical approach to the selection of patients for and application of EECP
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, University of Utah, Room 4A100, 30 North 1900 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2401, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 3:623-32. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Invasive left ventricular energetics during enhanced external counterpulsation
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, University of Utah, 30 North 1900 East, Room 4A100, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2401, USA
    Am J Ther 16:239-46. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Experienced clinicians improve detection of third and fourth heart sounds by viewing acoustic cardiography
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Utah, 30 North 1900 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2401, USA
    Clin Cardiol 33:E36-42. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Computerized acoustic cardiographic insights into the pericardial knock in constrictive pericarditis
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132 2401, USA
    Clin Cardiol 30:450-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of enhanced external counterpulsation on time- and frequency-domain measures of heart rate variability
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Electrocardiol 40:515-21. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Residual high-grade angina after enhanced external counterpulsation therapy
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 8:161-5. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Computerized acoustic cardiographic electromechanical activation time correlates with invasive and echocardiographic parameters of left ventricular contractility
    Stilianos Efstratiadis
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132 2401, USA
    J Card Fail 14:577-82. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Frequency and efficacy of repeat enhanced external counterpulsation for stable angina pectoris (from the International EECP Patient Registry)
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:394-7. 2005

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Publications58

  1. pmc Endomyocardial biopsy of right atrial angiosarcoma guided by intracardiac echocardiography
    Suman S Kuppahally
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Cardiol Res Pract 2010:681726. 2010
    ..ICE for transcatheter biopsy of an intracardiac mass is an attractive modality which provides precise localization of the cardiac structures...
  2. pmc Passive tobacco exposure may impair symptomatic improvement in patients with chronic angina undergoing enhanced external counterpulsation
    Stilianos Efstratiadis
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 8:23. 2008
    ..We examined the impact of second-hand smoke (SHS) exposure on symptomatic improvement in patients with chronic ischemic coronary disease undergoing enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Primer: practical approach to the selection of patients for and application of EECP
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, University of Utah, Room 4A100, 30 North 1900 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2401, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 3:623-32. 2006
    ..While clinical studies have demonstrated the usefulness of EECP in selected patients, these guidelines permit recommendations for the extended application of this important treatment to subsets of patients excluded from clinical trials...
  4. doi request reprint Invasive left ventricular energetics during enhanced external counterpulsation
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, University of Utah, 30 North 1900 East, Room 4A100, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2401, USA
    Am J Ther 16:239-46. 2009
    ..The increased preload counterbalanced the afterload reduction, resulting in a neutral effect on myocardial efficiency...
  5. doi request reprint Experienced clinicians improve detection of third and fourth heart sounds by viewing acoustic cardiography
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Utah, 30 North 1900 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2401, USA
    Clin Cardiol 33:E36-42. 2010
    ..Clinical assessment of diastolic heart sounds is challenging...
  6. ncbi request reprint Computerized acoustic cardiographic insights into the pericardial knock in constrictive pericarditis
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132 2401, USA
    Clin Cardiol 30:450-8. 2007
    ..Making the clinical diagnosis of constrictive pericarditis is challenging, as is accurate auscultation of the pericardial knock...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of enhanced external counterpulsation on time- and frequency-domain measures of heart rate variability
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Electrocardiol 40:515-21. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that symptom improvement from enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) is related to improved heart rate variability (HRV)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Residual high-grade angina after enhanced external counterpulsation therapy
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 8:161-5. 2007
    ..We evaluated the degree of residual angina on the outcomes of enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) therapy for chronic stable angina...
  9. ncbi request reprint Computerized acoustic cardiographic electromechanical activation time correlates with invasive and echocardiographic parameters of left ventricular contractility
    Stilianos Efstratiadis
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132 2401, USA
    J Card Fail 14:577-82. 2008
    ..We assessed the correlation between systolic dysfunction and EMAT calculated using computerized acoustic cardiography...
  10. ncbi request reprint Frequency and efficacy of repeat enhanced external counterpulsation for stable angina pectoris (from the International EECP Patient Registry)
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:394-7. 2005
    ..Of those who underwent repeat EECP, 70% had a decrease of >/=1 angina class at the end of repeat EECP with similar decreases in nitroglycerin use...
  11. ncbi request reprint Relation of the pattern of diastolic augmentation during a course of enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) to clinical benefit (from the International EECP Patient Registry [IEPR])
    Magge V Lakshmi
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, 94143 0124, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:1303-5. 2002
  12. doi request reprint Stent fracture following stenting of a myocardial bridge: report of two cases
    Anwar Tandar
    Division of Cardiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 71:191-6. 2008
    ..The risk of stent fracture leading to restenosis and/or stent thrombosis should be considered when assessing the risks and benefits of coronary revascularization of a myocardial bridge...
  13. ncbi request reprint Relationship between accurate auscultation of the fourth heart sound and the level of physician experience
    Saurabh Gupta
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132 2401, USA
    Clin Cardiol 32:69-75. 2009
    ..Poor performance by physicians-in-training and interobserver variability between physicians has diminished clinicians' confidence in the value of the fourth heart sound (S4)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Two-year outcomes after enhanced external counterpulsation for stable angina pectoris (from the International EECP Patient Registry [IEPR])
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94143 0124, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:461-4. 2004
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  15. doi request reprint Utility of intracardiac echocardiography for atrial baffle leak closure in repaired transposition of the great arteries
    Suman S Kuppahally
    Division of Cardiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Echocardiography 27:E90-3. 2010
    ..We report the first use of ICE for baffle leak closure, which provided a good definition of the complex anatomy and guided the procedure...
  16. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular systolic unloading and augmentation of intracoronary pressure and Doppler flow during enhanced external counterpulsation
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, Calif 94143 0124, USA
    Circulation 106:1237-42. 2002
    ..However, the physiological effects of EECP have not been studied directly. We examined intracoronary and left ventricular hemodynamics in the cardiac catheterization laboratory during EECP...
  17. ncbi request reprint Relationship between accurate auscultation of a clinically useful third heart sound and level of experience
    Gregory M Marcus
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0124, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:617-22. 2006
    ..Poor performance by physicians-in-training and interobserver variability between physicians have diminished clinicians' confidence in the value of the third heart sound (S3)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Association between phonocardiographic third and fourth heart sounds and objective measures of left ventricular function
    Gregory M Marcus
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    JAMA 293:2238-44. 2005
    ..The third (S3) and fourth (S4) heart sounds detected by phonocardiography are considered to represent the criterion standards of the gallop sounds, but their test characteristics have not been explored...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cardiology patient pages. Angioplasty versus bypass surgery for coronary artery disease
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Circulation 106:e187-90. 2002
  20. doi request reprint Interatrial shunt closure devices in patients with nickel allergy
    Bhavananda T Reddy
    Department of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 74:647-51. 2009
    ..001). In patients with nickel allergy, percutaneous interatrial shunt device closure with Helex device is safe, and is not associated with allergy to nickel...
  21. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic characteristics of combining phonocardiographic third heart sound and systolic time intervals for the prediction of left ventricular dysfunction
    Mia Shapiro
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Card Fail 13:18-24. 2007
    ..We investigated the test characteristics of a combined score summarizing S3 and STI results for predicting LV dysfunction...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effect of chronic sustained-release dipyridamole on myocardial blood flow and left ventricular function in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy
    Mateen Akhtar
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 13:130-5. 2007
    ..4%+/-3.4% vs 13.9%+/-8.5%; P=.004). Sustained-release dipyridamole improved hyperemic myocardial blood flow and left ventricular systolic function in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effect of external counterpulsation on plasma nitric oxide and endothelin-1 levels
    Mateen Akhtar
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:28-30. 2006
    ..002), and ET-1 remained 11 +/- 10% below baseline (p = 0.0068). Our data provides neurohormonal evidence to support the hypothesis that EECP improves endothelial function...
  24. doi request reprint Hemodynamic rounds series: Left heart catheterization and mitral balloon valvuloplasty in a patient with a mechanical aortic valve
    Douglas Kosmicki
    Division of Interventional Cardiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 71:429-33. 2008
    ..This manuscript discusses the strengths and weaknesses of several approaches for left heart catheterization in patients with a mechanical aortic valve...
  25. ncbi request reprint Enhanced x-ray visualization of coronary stents: clinical aspects
    R Kevin Rogers
    Division of Cardiology, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, 30 N 1900 E, Room 4A100, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2401, USA
    Cardiol Clin 27:467-75. 2009
    ..However, little clinical or outcome data evidence exist for MXS. Though IVUS remains the gold standard for evaluation of the adequacy of stent expansion, MXS may be a viable adjunctive imaging tool in certain clinical scenarios...
  26. ncbi request reprint The effects of enhanced external counterpulsation on myocardial perfusion in patients with stable angina: a multicenter radionuclide study
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94143 0124, USA
    Am Heart J 150:1066-73. 2005
    ..One- and two-center studies and a retrospective case series reported that EECP improves myocardial perfusion in stable angina pectoris. We sought to critically evaluate and quantify the effect of EECP on myocardial perfusion...
  27. ncbi request reprint Performance of phonoelectrocardiographic left ventricular systolic time intervals and B-type natriuretic peptide levels in the diagnosis of left ventricular dysfunction
    Brian Moyers
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 12:89-97. 2007
    ..However, the clinical utility of phonoelectrocardiographic systolic time intervals for predicting heart failure using newer technology has not been evaluated...
  28. doi request reprint Acoustic cardiographic recording during ventricular fibrillation
    Shadi Karabsheh
    University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics, Division of Cardiology, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2401, USA
    Resuscitation 78:374-7. 2008
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  29. pmc Association of the fourth heart sound with increased left ventricular end-diastolic stiffness
    Sanjiv J Shah
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Card Fail 14:431-6. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that the S(4) is associated with an upward- and leftward-shifted EDPVR, indicative of elevated end-diastolic stiffness...
  30. doi request reprint Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) causing pulmonary emboli during coronary intervention
    Ronny S Jiji
    Cardiology Division, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132 2401, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 72:819-22. 2008
    ..HIT-related thrombosis should be considered in the differential diagnosis of chest pain in patients undergoing PCI...
  31. ncbi request reprint Phonocardiographic timing of third and fourth heart sounds during acute myocardial infarction
    Ian S Harris
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94143 0124, USA
    J Electrocardiol 39:305-9. 2006
    ..In this report, the sequence of these events is discussed, and the literature is reviewed...
  32. doi request reprint Usefulness of adjusting for clinical covariates to improve the ability of B-type natriuretic peptide to distinguish cardiac from noncardiac dyspnea
    R Kevin Rogers
    Division of Cardiology, Salt Lake City Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Am J Cardiol 104:689-94. 2009
    ..Of the patients without HF, 11% were correctly reclassified as having noncardiac dyspnea (p = 0.003). In conclusion, adjusting BNP levels for clinical covariates improves its diagnostic performance...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effects of intravenous nesiritide on human coronary vasomotor regulation and myocardial oxygen uptake
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, 505 Parnassus Ave, Box 0124, San Francisco, Calif 94143 0124, USA
    Circulation 107:2697-701. 2003
    ..Nesiritide, recombinant human B-type natriuretic peptide, has been shown to be efficacious in the treatment of decompensated heart failure. The effects of intravenous nesiritide on the human coronary vasculature have not been studied...
  34. ncbi request reprint Physiology of the third heart sound: novel insights from tissue Doppler imaging
    Sanjiv J Shah
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 21:394-400. 2008
    ..We sought to determine whether the ratio of early mitral inflow velocity to diastolic velocity of the mitral annulus (E/E') could confirm the proposed mechanism of the S(3)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Portable enhanced external counterpulsation for acute coronary syndrome and cardiogenic shock: a pilot study
    Joshua Cohen
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    Clin Cardiol 30:223-8. 2007
    ..Enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) currently is used as an outpatient therapy for patients with refractory chronic angina...
  36. ncbi request reprint Pretreatment with intragraft verapamil prior to percutaneous coronary intervention of saphenous vein graft lesions: results of the randomized, controlled vasodilator prevention on no-reflow (VAPOR) trial
    Andrew D Michaels
    University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, Division of Cardiology, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0124, San Francisco, CA 94143 0124, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 14:299-302. 2002
    ..Intragraft verapamil is effective in treating no-reflow during saphenous vein graft (SVG) percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). In this study, we assessed the use of intragraft verapamil given pre-PCI to prevent no-reflow...
  37. ncbi request reprint Determination of adequate coronary stent expansion using StentBoost, a novel fluoroscopic image processing technique
    Jacob M Mishell
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:84-93. 2007
    ..We tested the hypothesis that the use of motion-corrected fluoroscopic images results in enhanced coronary stent visualization and improved detection of inadequate stent expansion...
  38. doi request reprint Rotational vs. standard coronary angiography: an image content analysis
    Joel A Garcia
    Division of Cardiology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80262, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 73:753-61. 2009
    ..To evaluate the clinical utility of images acquired from rotational coronary angiographic (RA) acquisitions compared to standard "fixed" coronary angiography (SA)...
  39. doi request reprint Intravenous electrocardiographic guidance for placement of peripherally inserted central catheters
    Brigham Smith
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Electrocardiol 43:274-8. 2010
    ..We evaluated intravenous electrocardiogram (ECG) recordings during PICC placement to assess the effectiveness of this guidance technique to reduce complications resulting from incorrect catheter placement...
  40. doi request reprint Adjusting for clinical covariates improves the ability of B-type natriuretic peptide to distinguish cardiac from non-cardiac dyspnoea: a sub-study of HEARD-IT
    R Kevin Rogers
    Division of Cardiology, University of Utah Health Sciences Centre, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2401, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 11:1043-9. 2009
    ..We sought to create a model that adjusts B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) for specific covariates to better distinguish cardiac from non-cardiac dyspnoea...
  41. doi request reprint Acute hemodynamic effects of intravenous nesiritide on left ventricular diastolic function in heart failure patients
    Stilianos Efstratiadis
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132 2401, USA
    J Card Fail 15:673-80. 2009
    ..We sought to evaluate the effects of nesiritide on left ventricular diastolic function in heart failure patients...
  42. ncbi request reprint Is there any indication for aortic valvuloplasty in the elderly?
    Kent W Dauterman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94143 0124, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 12:190-6. 2003
    ..There is no evidence that balloon valvuloplasty alters the natural history of aortic stenosis, although no randomized study has been performed...
  43. ncbi request reprint Effects of intravenous levosimendan on human coronary vasomotor regulation, left ventricular wall stress, and myocardial oxygen uptake
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco 94143 0124, USA
    Circulation 111:1504-9. 2005
    ..The effects of intravenous levosimendan on the human coronary vasculature, together with myocardial wall stress and oxygen uptake, have not been adequately studied...
  44. doi request reprint Unusual presentation of nickel allergy requiring explantation of an Amplatzer atrial septal occluder device
    David G Rabkin
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Utah Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Clin Cardiol 32:E55-7. 2009
    ..This case highlights the importance of recognizing nickel allergy as a cause of chest pain following implantation of certain types of devices used for closure of PFOs and other heart defects...
  45. ncbi request reprint Randomized study of the safety and clinical utility of rotational vs. standard coronary angiography using a flat-panel detector
    Mateen Akhtar
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, 94143, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 66:43-9. 2005
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Effects of intravenous nesiritide on pulmonary vascular hemodynamics in pulmonary hypertension
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, 94143, USA
    J Card Fail 11:425-31. 2005
    ..Nesiritide is effective in the treatment of decompensated heart failure (HF). We evaluated the acute hemodynamic effects of nesiritide, a recombinant B-type natriuretic peptide, in patients with HF and pulmonary hypertension (PH)...
  47. doi request reprint Diagnosis and characterization of left ventricular hypertrophy by computerized acoustic cardiography, brain natriuretic peptide, and electrocardiography
    R Kevin Rogers
    University of Utah, Division of Cardiology, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2401, USA
    J Electrocardiol 41:518-25. 2008
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Impact of body mass index on outcomes of enhanced external counterpulsation therapy
    Peter A McCullough
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Am Heart J 151:139. 2006
    ..We evaluated the association of baseline body mass index (BMI) on the outcomes of enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) therapy for chronic stable angina...
  49. ncbi request reprint High-sensitivity C-reactive protein and parameters of left ventricular dysfunction
    Sanjiv J Shah
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Card Fail 12:61-5. 2006
    ..Elevated levels of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (CRP), an inflammatory marker, have been associated with heart failure. However, it is not known which parameters of left ventricular dysfunction correlate with elevated levels of CRP...
  50. ncbi request reprint Obese patients have lower B-type and atrial natriuretic peptide levels compared with nonobese
    Kiran K Khush
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0124, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 12:85-90. 2006
    ..Low levels of circulating natriuretic peptides are thus associated with obesity and may contribute to the development of heart failure...
  51. ncbi request reprint Two-year outcomes in patients with mild refractory angina treated with enhanced external counterpulsation
    William E Lawson
    Cardiovascular Division, SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York 11794, USA
    Clin Cardiol 29:69-73. 2006
    ....
  52. doi request reprint Enhanced external counterpulsation in the treatment of chronic refractory angina: a long-term follow-up outcome from the International Enhanced External Counterpulsation Patient Registry
    Poay Huan Loh
    Department of Academic Cardiology, University of Hull, Hull Royal Infirmary, and Department of Cardiology, Hull Hospital NHS Trust, Hull, UK
    Clin Cardiol 31:159-64. 2008
    ..Enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) is a noninvasive treatment that is safe and effective immediately after a course of treatment. However, the duration of benefit is less certain...
  53. ncbi request reprint Enhanced external counterpulsation in the management of angina in the elderly
    Georgiann Linnemeier
    HeartGen Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 12:90-4; quiz 94-6. 2003
    ..Thus, enhanced external counterpulsation is a low-risk intervention that offers octogenarians the ability to return to more normal activity and a better quality of life...
  54. ncbi request reprint Correlates of coronary blood flow before and after percutaneous coronary intervention and their relationship to angiographic and clinical outcomes in the RESTORE trial. Randomized Efficacy Study of Tirofiban for Outcomes and REstenosis
    C Michael Gibson
    Harvard Clinical Research Institute, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Am Heart J 144:130-5. 2002
    ..We sought to evaluate the correlates of pre- and post-PTCA coronary blood flow to shed light on potential modifiable determinants...
  55. ncbi request reprint The outcome classification used by Chen et al is troublesome
    Saurabh Gupta
    Am Heart J 153:e5; author reply e7. 2007
  56. ncbi request reprint Effects of enhanced external counterpulsation on hemodynamics and its mechanism: relation to neurohumoral factors
    Jacob Mishell
    Circ J 69:257; author reply 257. 2005
  57. ncbi request reprint Graduated pressure regimen for external counterpulsation (ECP) for patients with heart failure
    Andrew D Michaels
    Congest Heart Fail 11:278; author reply 279-80. 2005
  58. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of repeat enhanced external counterpulsation for refractory angina in patients failing to complete an initial course of therapy
    William E Lawson
    SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    Cardiology 108:170-5. 2007
    ..This study examined the causes and results of retreatment of patients who failed to complete an initial 35-hour Enhanced External Counterpulsation (EECP) course...

Research Grants5

  1. External Counterpulsation in Acute Coronary Syndrome
    Andrew Michaels; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  2. Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award
    Andrew Michaels; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  3. Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award
    Andrew Michaels; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  4. External Counterpulsation in Acute Coronary Syndrome
    Andrew Michaels; Fiscal Year: 2007
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