R F Redberg

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term estrogen replacement therapy is associated with improved exercise capacity in postmenopausal women without known coronary artery disease
    R F Redberg
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0124, USA
    Am Heart J 139:739-44. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in acute coronary syndrome: invasive versus conservative approach
    Rita F Redberg
    Division of Cardiology, UCSF School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0124, USA
    Cardiol Rev 14:299-302. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Lack of association of C-reactive protein and coronary calcium by electron beam computed tomography in postmenopausal women: implications for coronary artery disease screening
    R F Redberg
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0124, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 36:39-43. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint A review of electron beam computed tomography: implications for coronary artery disease screening
    Rita F Redberg
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0124, USA
    Prev Cardiol 5:71-8. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Evidence, appropriateness, and technology assessment in cardiology: a case study of computed tomography
    Rita F Redberg
    Division of Cardiology at the University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:86-95. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Computed tomographic angiography: more than just a pretty picture?
    Rita F Redberg
    Women s Cardiovascular Services, School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, San Francisco, California 94143 0124, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1827-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of coronary artery disease in women
    Rita F Redberg
    Women s Cardiovascular Services, UCSF National Center for Excellence and School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0124, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 46:239-58. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Lack of association of lipoprotein(a) levels with coronary calcium deposits in asymptomatic postmenopausal women
    M Nishino
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 35:314-20. 2000
  9. pmc Recollection of pain due to inappropriate versus appropriate implantable cardioverter-defibrillator shocks
    Gregory M Marcus
    Cardiac Electrophysiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 34:348-53. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Variations between clinical trial participants and Medicare beneficiaries in evidence used for Medicare national coverage decisions
    Sanket S Dhruva
    University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94143 0124, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:136-40. 2008

Detail Information

Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term estrogen replacement therapy is associated with improved exercise capacity in postmenopausal women without known coronary artery disease
    R F Redberg
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0124, USA
    Am Heart J 139:739-44. 2000
    ..However, it is unknown whether long-term estrogen replacement therapy is associated with improved exercise capacity in postmenopausal women without known coronary artery disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in acute coronary syndrome: invasive versus conservative approach
    Rita F Redberg
    Division of Cardiology, UCSF School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0124, USA
    Cardiol Rev 14:299-302. 2006
    ..Continued and increased numbers of women in clinical studies of ACS as well as increased rates of sex-specific reporting will allow us to offer optimal quality care for women and men with ACS...
  3. ncbi request reprint Lack of association of C-reactive protein and coronary calcium by electron beam computed tomography in postmenopausal women: implications for coronary artery disease screening
    R F Redberg
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0124, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 36:39-43. 2000
    ..We sought to test the hypothesis that C-reactive protein, a marker of inflammation, would correlate positively with coronary calcium, a marker of atherosclerosis, in postmenopausal women...
  4. ncbi request reprint A review of electron beam computed tomography: implications for coronary artery disease screening
    Rita F Redberg
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0124, USA
    Prev Cardiol 5:71-8. 2002
    ..Widespread clinical use of EBCT is not recommended, pending data to establish its efficacy in the role of risk factor reduction and prevention of cardiovascular disease...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evidence, appropriateness, and technology assessment in cardiology: a case study of computed tomography
    Rita F Redberg
    Division of Cardiology at the University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:86-95. 2007
    ..This paper examines cardiac computed tomography angiography as a case study; it proposes procedures designed to ensure that the benefits of new technologies justify their costs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Computed tomographic angiography: more than just a pretty picture?
    Rita F Redberg
    Women s Cardiovascular Services, School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, San Francisco, California 94143 0124, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1827-9. 2007
    ..The importance of outcomes data and risks of continuing our investment in computed tomography without outcomes data on benefits for patient care are discussed in this paper...
  7. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of coronary artery disease in women
    Rita F Redberg
    Women s Cardiovascular Services, UCSF National Center for Excellence and School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0124, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 46:239-58. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Lack of association of lipoprotein(a) levels with coronary calcium deposits in asymptomatic postmenopausal women
    M Nishino
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 35:314-20. 2000
    ..This study sought to determine the relationship of lipoprotein(a) (Lp(a)) and other cardiac risk factors to coronary atherosclerosis as measured by calcification of coronary arteries in asymptomatic postmenopausal women...
  9. pmc Recollection of pain due to inappropriate versus appropriate implantable cardioverter-defibrillator shocks
    Gregory M Marcus
    Cardiac Electrophysiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 34:348-53. 2011
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  10. doi request reprint Variations between clinical trial participants and Medicare beneficiaries in evidence used for Medicare national coverage decisions
    Sanket S Dhruva
    University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94143 0124, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:136-40. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the extent to which clinical trials relied on by the CMS are applicable to Medicare beneficiaries...
  11. ncbi request reprint What does the Medicare prescription drug legislation mean for the American cardiologist?
    Janice B Schwartz
    Jewish Home of San Francisco and the Division of Clinical Pharmacology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94112, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 14:317-24. 2005
    ..This article details the background, benefits, and expected impact of all of these aspects of the new Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit...
  12. doi request reprint Impact of changes in clinical practice guidelines on assessment of quality of care
    Grace A Lin
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    Med Care 48:733-8. 2010
    ..The impact of guideline changes over time-and whether evolving clinical evidence can render measures based on prior guidelines misleading-is not known...
  13. doi request reprint Strength of study evidence examined by the FDA in premarket approval of cardiovascular devices
    Sanket S Dhruva
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0124, USA
    JAMA 302:2679-85. 2009
    ..Medical devices are common in clinical practice and have important effects on morbidity and mortality, yet there has not been a systematic examination of evidence used by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for device approval...
  14. ncbi request reprint 34th Bethesda Conference: Task force #3--What is the spectrum of current and emerging techniques for the noninvasive measurement of atherosclerosis?
    Rita F Redberg
    UCSF National Center of Excellence in Women s Health, Division of Cardiology, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M1180, San Francisco, CA 94143 0124, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:1886-98. 2003
  15. doi request reprint Use of stress testing prior to percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with stable coronary artery disease
    Grace A Lin
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 7:1061-6. 2009
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Cardiologists' use of percutaneous coronary interventions for stable coronary artery disease
    Grace A Lin
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, CA 94143 0124, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1604-9. 2007
    ..We sought to determine the influences on cardiologists' decision to perform elective PCI in patients with stable coronary artery disease...
  17. doi request reprint Frequency of stress testing to document ischemia prior to elective percutaneous coronary intervention
    Grace A Lin
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    JAMA 300:1765-73. 2008
    ..Guidelines call for documenting ischemia in patients with stable coronary artery disease prior to elective percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  18. doi request reprint Inclusion of training patients in US Food and Drug Administration premarket approval cardiovascular device studies
    Connie E Chen
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0124, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:534-9. 2011
    ..The prevalence and extent of data reporting from training patients in cardiovascular device studies submitted for US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval has not been characterized...
  19. pmc Why physicians favor use of percutaneous coronary intervention to medical therapy: a focus group study
    Grace A Lin
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1458-63. 2008
    ..Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is performed in many patients with stable coronary artery disease, despite evidence of little clinical benefit over optimal medical therapy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effect of intracoronary estradiol on postischemic microvascular damage in a porcine model: a myocardial contrast echocardiographic study
    Masami Nishino
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0124, USA
    Angiology 54:701-9. 2003
    ..The authors conclude that intracoronary injection of estradiol reduces postischemic microvascular damage measured by MCE in a porcine model...
  21. ncbi request reprint Remote second-hand tobacco exposure in flight attendants is associated with systemic but not pulmonary hypertension
    Xiushui Ren
    Division of Cardiology, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Cardiol J 15:338-43. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that remote secondhand smoke exposure results in persistent cardiopulmonary hemodynamic abnormalities...
  22. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive cardiac imaging
    Jennifer H Mieres
    USA Division of Cardiology, North Shore University Hospital, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, Manhasset, New York, USA
    Am Fam Physician 75:1219-28. 2007
    ..Although guidelines can help with treating patients, treatment ultimately should be tailored to each person based on clinical judgment of the a priori risk of a cardiac event, symptoms, and the cardiac risk profile...
  23. ncbi request reprint Utility of stress testing and coronary calcification measurement for detection of coronary artery disease in women
    Khurram Nasir
    Divisions of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:1610-20. 2004
    ..For high-risk symptomatic women, a more aggressive approach involving coronary angiography appears to be the preferred initial diagnostic strategy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Acute coronary syndromes in women: is treatment different? Should it be?
    Susan K Bennett
    Women s Heart Program, George Washington University Hospital, 2131 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 6:243-52. 2004
    ..Enrollment of more women in clinical trials and timely sex-specific analysis would promote a better understanding of the role of female gender in ACS and would facilitate better care of all patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Prevention Conference VI: Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease: Writing Group III: risk assessment in persons with diabetes
    Rita F Redberg
    Circulation 105:e144-52. 2002
  26. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery calcium and cardiac events
    Rita F Redberg
    Circulation 108:E167-8; author reply E167-8. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint ACCF/AHA 2007 clinical expert consensus document on coronary artery calcium scoring by computed tomography in global cardiovascular risk assessment and in evaluation of patients with chest pain: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Cl
    Philip Greenland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:378-402. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint The prognostic value of normal exercise myocardial perfusion imaging and exercise echocardiography: a meta-analysis
    Louise D Metz
    Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:227-37. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Revascularization for everyone?
    Rita F Redberg
    Eur Heart J 26:525; author reply 525. 2005
  30. ncbi request reprint Role of noninvasive testing in the clinical evaluation of women with suspected coronary artery disease: Consensus statement from the Cardiac Imaging Committee, Council on Clinical Cardiology, and the Cardiovascular Imaging and Intervention Committee, Coun
    Jennifer H Mieres
    Circulation 111:682-96. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint ACCF/AHA 2007 clinical expert consensus document on coronary artery calcium scoring by computed tomography in global cardiovascular risk assessment and in evaluation of patients with chest pain: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Cl
    Philip Greenland
    Circulation 115:402-26. 2007
  32. ncbi request reprint Screening asymptomatic diabetic patients for coronary artery disease: why not?
    Todd D Miller
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55901, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:761-4. 2006
    ..Clearly more data are needed to address this issue. Future studies should consider possible methods to enrich the patient subset that might benefit from screening and should include carefully performed cost-effective analyses...
  33. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in major bleeding with glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors: results from the CRUSADE (Can Rapid risk stratification of Unstable angina patients Suppress ADverse outcomes with Early implementation of the ACC/AHA guidelines) initiative
    Karen P Alexander
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Circulation 114:1380-7. 2006
    ..The contribution of dosing to the observed sex-related differences in bleeding is unknown...
  34. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery calcium: should we rely on this surrogate marker?
    Rita F Redberg
    Circulation 113:336-7. 2006
  35. ncbi request reprint Gender and valvular surgery
    Rita F Redberg
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:1-3. 2004
  36. ncbi request reprint Gender, race, and cardiac care: why the differences?
    Rita F Redberg
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:1852-4. 2005
  37. ncbi request reprint Women's Ischemic Syndrome Evaluation: current status and future research directions: report of the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute workshop: October 2-4, 2002: executive summary
    Noel Bairey Merz
    Circulation 109:805-7. 2004
  38. ncbi request reprint Ability of exercise testing to predict cardiovascular and all-cause death in asymptomatic women: a 20-year follow-up of the lipid research clinics prevalence study
    Samia Mora
    Ciccarone Preventive Cardiology Center, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    JAMA 290:1600-7. 2003
    ..The value of exercise testing in women has been questioned...
  39. ncbi request reprint ACCF/ACR/SCCT/SCMR/ASNC/NASCI/SCAI/SIR 2006 appropriateness criteria for cardiac computed tomography and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Quality Strategic Directions Committee Appropriateness C
    Robert C Hendel
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:1475-97. 2006
  40. doi request reprint High prevalence of cardiometabolic risk factors in women considered low risk by traditional risk assessment
    Irene S Pollin
    Sister to Sister, Everyone Has a Heart Foundation, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:947-53. 2008
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Women's Ischemic Syndrome Evaluation: current status and future research directions: report of the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute workshop: October 2-4, 2002: Section 2: stable ischemia: pathophysiology and gender differences
    Rita F Redberg
    Circulation 109:e47-9. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of gender differences in mortality after coronary artery bypass graft surgery and percutaneous coronary interventions
    Catherine Kim
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Clin Cardiol 30:491-5. 2007
    ..Future exploration is needed of gender differences in quality of care and benefit from combinations of stenting and antiplatelet, and anticoagulant medications in order to optimize treatment...
  43. ncbi request reprint The appropriateness imperative
    Rita F Redberg
    Am Heart J 154:201-2. 2007
  44. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2007 methodology for the development of clinical data standards: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards
    Martha J Radford
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:830-7. 2007
  45. ncbi request reprint ACC/AHA 2007 methodology for the development of clinical data standards: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards
    Martha J Radford
    Circulation 115:936-43. 2007
  46. ncbi request reprint Low rate of sex-specific result reporting in cardiovascular trials
    Lori A Blauwet
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:166-70. 2007
    ..To explore the extent to which sex-specific result (SSR) reporting appears in recently published cardiovascular studies...
  47. ncbi request reprint Enhanced risk assessment in asymptomatic individuals with exercise testing and Framingham risk scores
    Samia Mora
    Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical Schoo, Boston, MA, USA
    Circulation 112:1566-72. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that risk prediction could be improved with 2 non-ECG exercise test measures, exercise capacity (metabolic equivalents, or METs) and heart rate recovery (HRR)...