Pamela N Peterson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Increased mortality among survivors of myocardial infarction with kidney dysfunction: the contribution of gaps in the use of guideline-based therapies
    Pamela N Peterson
    Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 9:29. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Association of longitudinal measures of hemoglobin and outcomes after hospitalization for heart failure
    Pamela N Peterson
    Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Am Heart J 159:81-9. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Association of exercise capacity on treadmill with future cardiac events in patients referred for exercise testing
    Pamela N Peterson
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:174-9. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Gender differences in procedure-related adverse events in patients receiving implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy
    Pamela N Peterson
    Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colo 80204, USA
    Circulation 119:1078-84. 2009
  5. pmc The impact of diabetes on one-year health status outcomes following acute coronary syndromes
    Pamela N Peterson
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 6:41. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Medication nonadherence is associated with a broad range of adverse outcomes in patients with coronary artery disease
    P Michael Ho
    Cardiology Section, Denver VA Medical Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Am Heart J 155:772-9. 2008
  7. pmc Association of single- vs dual-chamber ICDs with mortality, readmissions, and complications among patients receiving an ICD for primary prevention
    Pamela N Peterson
    Department of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock St, MC 0960, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    JAMA 309:2025-34. 2013
  8. pmc Patterns of beta-blocker intensification in ambulatory heart failure patients and short-term association with hospitalization
    Larry A Allen
    Division of Cardiology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:43. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Treatment and risk in heart failure: gaps in evidence or quality?
    Pamela N Peterson
    Denver Health Medical Center, CO, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:309-15. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Use of implantable cardioverter defibrillators for primary prevention in the community: do women and men equally meet trial enrollment criteria?
    Stacie L Daugherty
    University of Colorado Denver, Division of Cardiology, 12631 E 17th Ave, Mailstop B130, PO Box 6511, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am Heart J 158:224-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. pmc Increased mortality among survivors of myocardial infarction with kidney dysfunction: the contribution of gaps in the use of guideline-based therapies
    Pamela N Peterson
    Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 9:29. 2009
    ..We assessed the degree to which differences in guideline-based medical therapy for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) contribute to the higher mortality associated with kidney disease...
  2. doi request reprint Association of longitudinal measures of hemoglobin and outcomes after hospitalization for heart failure
    Pamela N Peterson
    Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Am Heart J 159:81-9. 2010
    ..Our objectives were to characterize patterns of change in Hb over time in patients with HF and to evaluate the relationship between longitudinal measures of Hb and adverse outcomes...
  3. doi request reprint Association of exercise capacity on treadmill with future cardiac events in patients referred for exercise testing
    Pamela N Peterson
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:174-9. 2008
    ..Our objective was to determine the prognostic importance of exercise capacity for nonfatal cardiac events in a clinical population...
  4. doi request reprint Gender differences in procedure-related adverse events in patients receiving implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy
    Pamela N Peterson
    Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colo 80204, USA
    Circulation 119:1078-84. 2009
    ..Our objective was to compare rates of in-hospital adverse events in men and women receiving implantable cardioverter- defibrillator (ICD) therapy in community practice...
  5. pmc The impact of diabetes on one-year health status outcomes following acute coronary syndromes
    Pamela N Peterson
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 6:41. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association between diabetes and patients' health status outcomes one year after an acute coronary syndrome (ACS)...
  6. doi request reprint Medication nonadherence is associated with a broad range of adverse outcomes in patients with coronary artery disease
    P Michael Ho
    Cardiology Section, Denver VA Medical Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Am Heart J 155:772-9. 2008
    ..Little is known about the effect of nonadherence among patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) on a broad spectrum of outcomes including cardiovascular mortality, cardiovascular hospitalizations, and revascularization procedures...
  7. pmc Association of single- vs dual-chamber ICDs with mortality, readmissions, and complications among patients receiving an ICD for primary prevention
    Pamela N Peterson
    Department of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock St, MC 0960, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    JAMA 309:2025-34. 2013
    ..In clinical practice, patients often receive dual-chamber ICDs, even without clear indications for pacing. The outcomes of dual- vs single-chamber devices are uncertain...
  8. pmc Patterns of beta-blocker intensification in ambulatory heart failure patients and short-term association with hospitalization
    Larry A Allen
    Division of Cardiology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:43. 2012
    ..However, patterns and safety of β-blocker intensification in routine practice are poorly described...
  9. doi request reprint Treatment and risk in heart failure: gaps in evidence or quality?
    Pamela N Peterson
    Denver Health Medical Center, CO, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:309-15. 2010
    ..The extent to which this reflects higher rates of contraindications in patients with higher risk or larger gaps in care quality has not been explored...
  10. doi request reprint Use of implantable cardioverter defibrillators for primary prevention in the community: do women and men equally meet trial enrollment criteria?
    Stacie L Daugherty
    University of Colorado Denver, Division of Cardiology, 12631 E 17th Ave, Mailstop B130, PO Box 6511, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am Heart J 158:224-9. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that women who undergo primary prevention ICD implantation more often meet strict trial enrollment criteria for this therapy...
  11. doi request reprint The relationship between gender and clinical management after exercise stress testing
    Stacie L Daugherty
    Division of Cardiology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am Heart J 156:301-7. 2008
    ..Controversy remains regarding whether gender differences exist in clinical management after exercise treadmill testing (ETT)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life predicts mortality in older but not younger patients following cardiac surgery
    P Michael Ho
    Cardiology and Cardiovascular Outcomes Research, Denver VA Medical Center, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 14:176-82. 2005
    ..Preoperative patient self-report of health status may be particularly useful in refining risk stratification and informing decision-making before and following cardiac surgery in older patients...
  13. pmc Practice-level variation in use of recommended medications among outpatients with heart failure: Insights from the NCDR PINNACLE program
    Pamela N Peterson
    Department of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO
    Circ Heart Fail 6:1132-8. 2013
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  14. doi request reprint Variation in use of dual-chamber implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: results from the national cardiovascular data registry
    Dan D Matlock
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, 80045, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:634-41; discussion 641. 2012
    ..The current use of dual-chamber ICDs is not well characterized...
  15. doi request reprint The influence of age on health status outcomes after acute myocardial infarction
    P Michael Ho
    Medical Service, Denver VA Medical Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Am Heart J 155:855-61. 2008
    ..Older age is a risk factor for higher mortality after acute myocardial infarction (AMI), but the association with health status outcomes is largely unexplored...
  16. doi request reprint QRS duration, bundle-branch block morphology, and outcomes among older patients with heart failure receiving cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Pamela N Peterson
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    JAMA 310:617-26. 2013
    ..The benefits of cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) in clinical trials were greater among patients with left bundle-branch block (LBBB) or longer QRS duration...
  17. doi request reprint Impact of medication nonadherence on hospitalizations and mortality in heart failure
    Ashley A Fitzgerald
    Division of Cardiology, Denver VA Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Card Fail 17:664-9. 2011
    ..Limited literature exists on the association between medication adherence and outcomes among patients with heart failure...
  18. doi request reprint A validated risk score for in-hospital mortality in patients with heart failure from the American Heart Association get with the guidelines program
    Pamela N Peterson
    Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 3:25-32. 2010
    ..Our objective was to derive and validate a risk score for in-hospital mortality in patients hospitalized with heart failure using American Heart Association Get With the Guidelines-Heart Failure (GWTG-HF) program data...
  19. ncbi request reprint Difficulty taking medications, depression, and health status in heart failure patients
    Anne L Morgan
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, USA
    J Card Fail 12:54-60. 2006
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  20. ncbi request reprint Implications of the failure to identify high-risk electrocardiogram findings for the quality of care of patients with acute myocardial infarction: results of the Emergency Department Quality in Myocardial Infarction (EDQMI) study
    Frederick A Masoudi
    Department of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock St, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Circulation 114:1565-71. 2006
    ..Our goal was to assess the prevalence of the failure to identify high-risk ECG findings in ED patients with AMI and to determine whether this failure is associated with lower-quality care...
  21. pmc Effects of mineralocorticoid receptor antagonists on the risk of sudden cardiac death in patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Srinivas R Bapoje
    Department of Medicine, Denver Health and Hospital Authority, Denver, CO, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 6:166-73. 2013
    ..Mineralocorticoid receptor antagonists (MRAs) may attenuate this risk. The objective of this meta-analysis was to assess the impact of MRAs on SCD in patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction...
  22. doi request reprint Health literacy and outcomes among patients with heart failure
    Pamela N Peterson
    Division of Cardiology, Denver Health Medical Center, Mail Code 0960, 777 Bannock St, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    JAMA 305:1695-701. 2011
    ..Little is known about the effects of low health literacy among patients with heart failure, a condition that requires self-management and frequent interactions with the health care system...
  23. doi request reprint Variations in coronary artery disease secondary prevention prescriptions among outpatient cardiology practices: insights from the NCDR (National Cardiovascular Data Registry)
    Thomas M Maddox
    Veterans Affairs Eastern Colorado Health Care System, Denver, Colorado University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado Colorado Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Consortium, Denver, Colorado Electronic address
    J Am Coll Cardiol 63:539-46. 2014
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  24. doi request reprint Importance of therapy intensification and medication nonadherence for blood pressure control in patients with coronary disease
    P Michael Ho
    Cardiology Section, Denver Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1055 Clermont St, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:271-6. 2008
    ..Despite the importance of blood pressure (BP) control in secondary prevention, a significant proportion of patients with coronary disease have uncontrolled BP...
  25. pmc Longitudinal study of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: methods and clinical characteristics of patients receiving implantable cardioverter-defibrillators for primary prevention in contemporary practice
    Frederick A Masoudi
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:e78-85. 2012
    ..This study is being conducted to address these questions...
  26. pmc Acculturation and outcomes among patients with heart failure
    Pamela N Peterson
    Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 5:160-6. 2012
    ..In particular, those who are foreign-born and who do not speak English as their primary language may have greater challenges interacting with the health care system and thus be at greater risk for adverse outcomes...
  27. ncbi request reprint Depression predicts mortality following cardiac valve surgery
    P Michael Ho
    Cardiology and Cardiovascular Outcomes Research, Denver VA Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:1255-9. 2005
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  28. ncbi request reprint Chest pain on exercise treadmill test predicts future cardiac hospitalizations
    P Michael Ho
    Denver VA Medical Center, USA
    Clin Cardiol 30:505-10. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the importance of chest pain during ETT in predicting future nonfatal cardiac hospitalizations...
  29. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the evidence: is there a rigid hierarchy?
    P Michael Ho
    Denver Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Circulation 118:1675-84. 2008
  30. ncbi request reprint Symptoms, depression, and quality of life in patients with heart failure
    David B Bekelman
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Card Fail 13:643-8. 2007
    ..Little is known about symptoms and their burden in outpatients with chronic heart failure. Diverse symptoms may be associated with poor heart failure-related quality of life, and depression may be related to increased symptoms...
  31. pmc Regional variations in palliative care: do cardiologists follow guidelines?
    Dan D Matlock
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:1315-9. 2010
    ..Our objective was to examine whether an association exists between cardiologists' tendencies to discuss palliative care for patients with advanced heart failure and the regional use of health care in the last 6 months of life...
  32. doi request reprint Missed opportunities for reperfusion therapy for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: results of the Emergency Department Quality in Myocardial Infarction (EDQMI) study
    Albert J Tricomi
    University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, NY, USA
    Am Heart J 155:471-7. 2008
    ..Although it is known that reperfusion therapy for ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) is underused, the reasons for the failure to provide this potentially life-saving treatment are not well described...
  33. ncbi request reprint Predictors of weight change in overweight patients with myocardial infarction
    Yazid Y Fadl
    Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am Heart J 154:711-7. 2007
    ..Weight loss is recommended among overweight survivors of myocardial infarction (MI). This study describes patterns of weight change among overweight patients with MI and identifies factors associated with weight change...
  34. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular disease and the elderly: can the evidence base avoid irrelevance?
    Pamela N Peterson
    Eur Heart J 28:1277-8. 2007