Mohammed Reza Movahed

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Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mitral valvar prolapse is significantly associated with low body mass index in addition to mitral and tricuspid regurgitation
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Cardiol Young 17:172-4. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Review: transient left ventricular apical ballooning, broken heart syndrome, ampulla cardiomyopathy, atypical apical ballooning, or Tako-Tsubo cardiomyopathy
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tuczon, Arizona 85724, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 8:289-92. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictor of a negative tilt-table test result based on early heart rate variation in patients with a history of syncope
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 5:247-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Attenuation artifact during myocardial SPECT imaging secondary to saline and silicone breast implants
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 5:195-6. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of valvular abnormalities in patients who were referred for echocardiographic examination with a primary diagnosis of "heart murmur"
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona Medical Center, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Echocardiography 24:447-51. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Presence of biventricular dysfunction in patients with type II diabetes mellitus
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Department of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 13:78-80. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Impairment of echocardiographic acoustic window caused by breast implants
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center and the Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, 1501 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Eur J Echocardiogr 9:296-7. 2008
  8. pmc Interference of breast implants with echocardiographic image acquisition and interpretation
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 5:9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Significant increase in the prevalence of non-rheumatic aortic valve disease in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    M R Movahed
    University of Arizona Savuer Heart Center Tucson, AZ, USA
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 115:105-7. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic prevalence of bicuspid aortic valve in the population
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, United States
    Heart Lung Circ 15:297-9. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Mitral valvar prolapse is significantly associated with low body mass index in addition to mitral and tricuspid regurgitation
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Cardiol Young 17:172-4. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate this suggested association using two independent and large databases. For comparison, we evaluated the association, if any, between bicuspid aortic valve and low body mass index...
  2. ncbi request reprint Review: transient left ventricular apical ballooning, broken heart syndrome, ampulla cardiomyopathy, atypical apical ballooning, or Tako-Tsubo cardiomyopathy
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tuczon, Arizona 85724, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 8:289-92. 2007
    ..In this manuscript, we review the available literature about the pathogenesis and characteristics of this syndrome...
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictor of a negative tilt-table test result based on early heart rate variation in patients with a history of syncope
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 5:247-9. 2007
    ..3%, with a specificity of 66.7% (odds ratio, 0.1; confidence interval, 0.14-0.69; P=.001). This study confirms previous findings that failure to increase the heart rate early during a TT test can predict low probability of syncope...
  4. ncbi request reprint Attenuation artifact during myocardial SPECT imaging secondary to saline and silicone breast implants
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 5:195-6. 2007
    ..Recently, the US Food and Drug Administration approved silicone implants for cosmetic use again in the United States. This brief report highlights the impact of breast implants on the accuracy of diagnostic cardiac SPECT imaging...
  5. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of valvular abnormalities in patients who were referred for echocardiographic examination with a primary diagnosis of "heart murmur"
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona Medical Center, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Echocardiography 24:447-51. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of valvular abnormalities in such patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Presence of biventricular dysfunction in patients with type II diabetes mellitus
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Department of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 13:78-80. 2007
    ..7; confidence interval, 1.3-25.4 [P=.02] and LVEF <30%; odds ratio, 12.9; confidence interval, 3.8-43.7 [P<.0001]). These results suggest that diabetic cardiomyopathy involves both ventricles as an independent pathologic process...
  7. ncbi request reprint Impairment of echocardiographic acoustic window caused by breast implants
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center and the Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, 1501 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Eur J Echocardiogr 9:296-7. 2008
    ..Clinicians should be aware of this interference and women should be informed of this dilemma before considering this cosmetic surgery...
  8. pmc Interference of breast implants with echocardiographic image acquisition and interpretation
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 5:9. 2007
    ..In this review, the impact of silicone breast implant on the echocardiographic image acquisition and interpretation is discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Significant increase in the prevalence of non-rheumatic aortic valve disease in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    M R Movahed
    University of Arizona Savuer Heart Center Tucson, AZ, USA
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 115:105-7. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate any association between DM and non-rheumatic aortic valve disease using a very large database...
  10. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic prevalence of bicuspid aortic valve in the population
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, United States
    Heart Lung Circ 15:297-9. 2006
    ..The exact prevalence of bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) is controversial. We studied the prevalence of BAV using two large independent echocardiographic databases...
  11. doi request reprint Reverse or inverted left ventricular apical ballooning syndrome (reverse Takotsubo cardiomyopathy) in a young woman in the setting of amphetamine use
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Echocardiography 25:429-32. 2008
    ..In this article, we report an interesting case of a young woman who presented with this rare type of reverse apical ballooning syndrome occurring after amphetamine use. This report is followed by review of the literature...
  12. doi request reprint The pathogenesis and treatment of no-reflow occurring during percutaneous coronary intervention
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona Medical Center, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 9:56-61. 2008
    ..The most commonly used drugs in this setting are adenosine, nitroprusside, and verapamil. The goal of this study was to review the pathogenesis and treatment of no-reflow in patients undergoing PCI...
  13. doi request reprint Mortality trends for non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI) in the United States from 1988 to 2004
    Mohammed Reza Movahed
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Clin Cardiol 34:689-92. 2011
    ..Mortality trend in patients with NSTEMI over the years has not been studied well. The goal of this study is to explore age-adjusted long-term mortality trends from NSTEMI in the United States using a very large database...
  14. doi request reprint Major limitations of randomized clinical trials involving coronary artery bifurcation interventions: time for redesigning clinical trials by involving only true bifurcation lesions and using appropriate bifurcation classification
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Tucson, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 24:295-301. 2011
    ..This manuscript discusses the importance of appropriate designing of clinical trials for evaluation of complex techniques in coronary bifurcation lesions. (J Interven Cardiol 2011;24:295-301)...
  15. ncbi request reprint B2 lesions are true bifurcation lesions simply categorized as one group according to the movahed bifurcation classification
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Associate Professor of Medicine Medical Director of Heart Transplant Program, The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, The University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, 1501 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 22:252. 2010
    ..However, true bifurcation lesions are Medina 1,1,1, 1,0,1 and 0,1,1 lesions, which are all summarized as B2 lesions when using the Movahed classification. This letter discusses this important issue...
  16. doi request reprint Trends in the age adjusted mortality from acute ST segment elevation myocardial infarction in the United States (1988-2004) based on race, gender, infarct location and comorbidities
    Mohammed Reza Movahed
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Am J Cardiol 104:1030-4. 2009
    ..In conclusion, age-adjusted mortality from acute STEMIs has significantly decreased over the past 16 years, with persistent higher mortality rates in women and African Americans the study period...
  17. doi request reprint Rate of acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction in the United States from 1988 to 2004 (from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample)
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Division of Cardiology, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Am J Cardiol 104:5-8. 2009
    ..The cause of the steady decrease in STEMI rate most likely reflects the advancement in management of patients with atherosclerosis...
  18. doi request reprint Lack of association between obesity and left ventricular systolic dysfunction
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Sarver Heart Center and The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, University of Arizona School of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Echocardiography 26:128-32. 2009
    ..By analyzing a large database, we investigated any association between body mass index (BMI) and left ventricular (LV) systolic dysfunction...
  19. doi request reprint Left ventricular hypertrophy is associated with obesity, male gender, and symptoms in healthy adolescents
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Internal Medicine, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:606-10. 2009
    ..Furthermore, the presence of LVH was independently associated with many physical symptoms suggesting negative effect of LVH on myocardial function...
  20. doi request reprint Coronary artery bifurcation lesions: a review and update on classification and interventional techniques
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 9:263-8. 2008
    ..The goal of this article is to update and review current schemes of coronary artery bifurcation lesion classifications and interventional techniques...
  21. doi request reprint Coronary artery bifurcation lesion classifications, interventional techniques and clinical outcome
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center and the Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, 1501 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 6:261-74. 2008
    ..An algorithmic approach for the treatment of bifurcation lesions based on the recently published simplified and comprehensive classification is proposed in this manuscript...
  22. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of mitral valve prolapse in patients undergoing echocardiography for clinical reason
    Absalom D Hepner
    University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Department of Medicine, USA
    Int J Cardiol 123:55-7. 2007
    ..4% according to the Framingham Heart Study. However larger trials have found the prevalence of MVP to be less than 1.5%. We studied the prevalence of MVP using a large echocardiographic database...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of suspected diastolic dysfunction in patients with a clinical diagnosis of congestive heart failure
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, CA 92868, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 10:263-4. 2005
    ..To minimize the disparity, we evaluated a large echocardiographic database to investigate the prevalence of systolic and suspected diastolic LV dysfunction in those with a suspected clinical diagnosis of CHF...
  24. ncbi request reprint Intercoronary communication between left anterior descending artery and totally occluded right coronary artery
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Section of Cardiology, Tuscon, AZ 85724, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 5:125-6. 2007
    ..The unusual finding of a large lumen connection between the left anterior descending artery and right coronary artery most likely represents a congenital coronary anomaly...
  25. ncbi request reprint Reversible severe ischemic mitral regurgitation and cardiogenic shock as a complication of percutaneous coronary intervention
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, 101 The City Drive, Bldg 53, Room 100, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 17:104-7. 2005
    ..We conclude that in all patients with sudden unexplained hemodynamic deterioration during PCI, an urgent echocardiogram is indicated to recognize possible acute ischemic MR...
  26. pmc Mitral annulus calcification is associated with valvular and cardiac structural abnormalities
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 5:14. 2007
    ..Mitral annulus calcification (MAC) is a common finding on echocardiographic examination. The goal of this study was to evaluate associations between MAC and cardiac abnormalities using a large echocardiographic database...
  27. ncbi request reprint Impaired myocardial SPECT imaging secondary to silicon- and saline-containing breast implants
    Curtiss T Stinis
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 22:449-55. 2006
    ..Clinicians should be aware of this problem and women should be educated regarding the potential future diagnostic problems that may occur with breast implants before considering this cosmetic surgery...
  28. ncbi request reprint Early diagnosis of stress-induced apical ballooning syndrome based on classic echocardiographic findings and correlation with cardiac catheterization
    Daniel Donohue
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA 92868 4080, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:1423. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the additional presence of right ventricular apical akinesia during echocardiographic examination makes the diagnosis of this syndrome more likely...
  29. ncbi request reprint Increased prevalence of mitral stenosis in women
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Irvine, California, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:911-3. 2006
    ..The reported data in regard to increased prevalence of mitral stenosis (MS) in women are contradictory. The goal of this study was to investigate the sex-specific prevalence of MS as a surrogate for rheumatic heart disease...
  30. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of pulmonary embolism and pulmonary hypertension in patients with type II diabetes mellitus
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine, Medical Center, Orange, 92868, USA
    Chest 128:3568-71. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Relation of pericardial effusion to degree of fractional shortening
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:910-1. 2006
    ..6%; group 2: 11.0%; group 3: 11.1%; group 4: 14.0%; p <0000.1). Our results indicate that the occurrence of moderate to severe pericardial effusion cannot be explained by a decrease in LV systolic function...
  32. ncbi request reprint Failure of gated SPECT and echocardiography to detect large apical aneurysm secondary to hyperdynamic left ventricular wall at the aneurysm neck
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA 92868 4080, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 7:250-4. 2006
    ..This case demonstrates the importance of using multiple imaging modalities in the evaluation of ventricular function in the setting of coronary artery disease...
  33. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics, demographics and prognosis of transient left ventricular apical ballooning syndrome
    Daniel Donohue
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, CA 92868, USA
    Heart Fail Rev 10:311-6. 2005
    ..The goal of this study was to perform statistical analysis of reported cases and case series in the literature in order to study demographic, clinical characteristics and prognosis of this syndrome...
  34. ncbi request reprint Combined peripheral and coronary artery percutaneous intervention in patients with significant coronary and peripheral vascular disease. Case reports and review
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, California, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 18:E157-61. 2006
    ..We report two cases of hybrid peripheral and coronary intervention that were performed at our institution with excellent outcomes. This is followed by a review of the literature...
  35. ncbi request reprint Increased prevalence of ventricular fibrillation in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, 1501 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724 5037, USA
    Heart Vessels 22:251-3. 2007
    ..7; confidence interval: 1.5-1.9; P < 0.000). Patients with DM have significantly higher prevalence of ventricular fibrillation independent of CAD or CHF, which in part may explain the higher risk of sudden death in patients with DM...
  36. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus is a strong, independent risk for atrial fibrillation and flutter in addition to other cardiovascular disease
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine, Medical Center Department of Medicine, 101 The City Drive, Bldg 53, Rm 100, Orange, CA 92868, United States
    Int J Cardiol 105:315-8. 2005
    ..There is a controversy in literature about correlation between DM and atrial fibrillation. The goal of this study was to evaluate DM as a risk factor for atrial fibrillation or flutter using a very large database...
  37. ncbi request reprint Systolic cessation of the flow in the mid stent segment of the previously stented ostial vein graft with normal flow during diastole. A case report and brief review
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA 92868 4080, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 7:189-91. 2006
    ..This is the first case report of this observation with a brief review...
  38. ncbi request reprint Increased prevalence of third-degree atrioventricular block in patients with type II diabetes mellitus
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Medical Center, University of California, Irvine, 101 The City Dr, Bldg 53, Rm 100, Orange, CA 92868 4080, USA
    Chest 128:2611-4. 2005
    ..In this study, we evaluated any possible association between DM and third-degree AV block using International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-9-CM) codes in a very large inpatient database...
  39. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular and hemodynamic effect of polyethylene glycol in rats
    Seyed Ahmad Samsamshariat
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, CA 92868 4080, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 6:70-2. 2005
    ..PEG can be used to dissolve compounds to make them water soluble. However, the effect of PEG on the cardiovascular system has not been studied. In this study, we evaluated the effect of PEG on the cardiovascular system in rat models...
  40. ncbi request reprint High rate of right ventricular infarction after ligation of mid left anterior descending artery in rats
    Seyed Ahmad Samsamshariat
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 6:21-3. 2005
    ..However, the myocardial supply territories of LAD are not well established in rats. We measured the infarction zone in rats after ligation of the mid-LAD...
  41. ncbi request reprint A novel method for safe and accurate left anterior descending coronary artery ligation for research in rats
    Seyed Ahmad Samsamshariat
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Irvine Medical Center, University of California, CA 92868, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 6:121-3. 2005
    ..However, LAD ligation is a very difficult procedure with high mortality rate in rats. We have developed a safe method of LAD ligation in rats with low mortality...
  42. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of Brugada ECG in adult patients in a large university hospital in the western United States
    Daniel Donohue
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 6:48-50. 2008
    ..7+/-16.2 years and consisted of 55% Caucasian patients followed by 20.8% Hispanic patients. The incidence of Brugada is rare among adult patients at a university hospital in the western United States...
  43. ncbi request reprint Delayed spontaneous recanalization of a totally occluded right coronary artery following failed percutaneous coronary intervention with associated Type F dissection: case report and review
    Curtiss T Stinis
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 6:174-8. 2005
    ..We report the first case of a Type F dissection following PCI of the distal right coronary artery causing total vessel occlusion that could not be stented but was associated with late spontaneous recanalization and a favorable outcome...
  44. ncbi request reprint Utilization efficacy of noninvasive and invasive cardiac testing among stable cardiac patients undergoing noncardiac surgery
    Constantine A Hassapoyannes
    Section of Cardiology, Medical Service, WJB Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Columbia, SC, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 7:12-8. 2006
    ..Our hypothesis was that cardiac complications would not differ between the group of patients who underwent coronary angiography and the group that did not...
  45. ncbi request reprint Persistent and proximal migration of a large coronary thrombus during percutaneous coronary intervention in the setting of acute Q-wave myocardial infarction
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA 92868 4080, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 7:48-50. 2006
    ..However, patient did well despite of persistent large thrombus burden in the proximal RCA on aggressive antithrombotic treatment...
  46. ncbi request reprint A new proposed simplified classification of coronary artery bifurcation lesions and bifurcation interventional techniques
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, California, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 18:199-204. 2006
    ..The fourth suffixes are optional: CA for calcified, LM for left main involvement...
  47. ncbi request reprint How to prevent echocardiographic misinterpretation of Gerbode type defect as pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Faramarz Tehrani
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA, USA
    Eur J Echocardiogr 8:494-7. 2007
    ..The case report will be followed by the review of the literature and a discussion about how to prevent echocardiographic misinterpretation of this defect as pulmonary arterial hypertension using careful echocardiographic examination...
  48. ncbi request reprint Failure of gated single photon emission computer tomography scan to detect imminent acute plaque rupture causing acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction: case report
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Nucler Cardiology, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, 101 The City Dr, Bldg 53, Rm 100, Orange, CA 92868 4080, USA
    Chest 128:1043-7. 2005
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Removal of iodine contrast from coronary sinus in swine during coronary angiography
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:465-7. 2006
  50. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous subacute stent thrombosis of two drug-eluting stents in the left anterior descending and the circumflex coronary arteries. Case report and review of the literature
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Irvine, California, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 18:E198-202. 2006
    ..This case report is followed by a review of literature...
  51. ncbi request reprint Brachytherapy with gamma radiation of a coronary artery for in-stent restenosis may induce the regression of in-stent restenosis of an adjacent coronary artery without angioplasty. First case report and review of the literature
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA 92868 4048, USA
    Cardiovasc Radiat Med 5:166-70. 2004
    ..If our hypothesis is confirmed, the treatment of in-stent restenosis with external radiation could substantially simplify the treatment of this disease. This case report follows a brief review of the literature...