Frank E Silvestry

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic guidance and assessment of percutaneous repair for mitral regurgitation with the Evalve MitraClip: lessons learned from EVEREST I
    Frank E Silvestry
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:1131-40. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Effects of atrial fibrillation on treatment of mitral regurgitation in the EVEREST II (Endovascular Valve Edge-to-Edge Repair Study) randomized trial
    Howard C Herrmann
    Interventional Cardiology and Cardiac Catheterization Labs, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 59:1312-9. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Evidence of atrial functional mitral regurgitation due to atrial fibrillation: reversal with arrhythmia control
    Zachary M Gertz
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:1474-81. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Left ventricular remodeling in human heart failure: quantitative echocardiographic assessment of 1,794 patients
    Bonnie Ky
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Echocardiography 29:758-65. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Percutaneous transcatheter closure of patent foramen ovale with the Amplatzer Cribriform septal occluder
    Frank E Silvestry
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 71:383-7. 2008
  6. pmc Application of appropriateness criteria in outpatient transthoracic echocardiography
    James N Kirkpatrick
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Echocardiography Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:53-9. 2009
  7. doi request reprint The impact of mitral regurgitation on patients undergoing catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation
    Zachary M Gertz
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Europace 13:1127-32. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The utility of prescreening transesophageal echocardiograms: a prospective study
    Jeffrey Ogbara
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Echocardiography Laboratory University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Echocardiography 28:767-73. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Characteristics of adult patients with atrial septal defects presenting with paradoxical embolism
    Amr Bannan
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 74:1066-9. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Clinical utility of automated assessment of left ventricular ejection fraction using artificial intelligence-assisted border detection
    Hind W Rahmouni
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am Heart J 155:562-70. 2008

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic guidance and assessment of percutaneous repair for mitral regurgitation with the Evalve MitraClip: lessons learned from EVEREST I
    Frank E Silvestry
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:1131-40. 2007
    ..transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) is used as the primary imaging modality to guide this procedure and is essential to its success...
  2. doi request reprint Effects of atrial fibrillation on treatment of mitral regurgitation in the EVEREST II (Endovascular Valve Edge-to-Edge Repair Study) randomized trial
    Howard C Herrmann
    Interventional Cardiology and Cardiac Catheterization Labs, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 59:1312-9. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Evidence of atrial functional mitral regurgitation due to atrial fibrillation: reversal with arrhythmia control
    Zachary M Gertz
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:1474-81. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether atrial fibrillation (AF) might cause significant mitral regurgitation (MR), and to see whether this MR improves with restoration of sinus rhythm...
  4. doi request reprint Left ventricular remodeling in human heart failure: quantitative echocardiographic assessment of 1,794 patients
    Bonnie Ky
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Echocardiography 29:758-65. 2012
    ..We sought to define the adaptive remodeling that occurs in chronic human HF through the detailed analyses of a large quantitative echocardiography database...
  5. doi request reprint Percutaneous transcatheter closure of patent foramen ovale with the Amplatzer Cribriform septal occluder
    Frank E Silvestry
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 71:383-7. 2008
    ..We tested the feasibility of percutaneous patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure utilizing the Amplatzer multifenestrated Cribriform atrial septal occluder device...
  6. pmc Application of appropriateness criteria in outpatient transthoracic echocardiography
    James N Kirkpatrick
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Echocardiography Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:53-9. 2009
    ..Appropriateness criteria were applied to outpatient transthoracic echocardiographic (TTE) studies...
  7. doi request reprint The impact of mitral regurgitation on patients undergoing catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation
    Zachary M Gertz
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Europace 13:1127-32. 2011
    ..The presence of MR may increase recurrence rates after AF ablation. The purpose of this study was to determine the impact of MR on recurrence rates after catheter ablation of AF...
  8. doi request reprint The utility of prescreening transesophageal echocardiograms: a prospective study
    Jeffrey Ogbara
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Echocardiography Laboratory University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Echocardiography 28:767-73. 2011
    ..However, the intersection of the AUC with the safety and clinical use of transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) is not well established...
  9. doi request reprint Characteristics of adult patients with atrial septal defects presenting with paradoxical embolism
    Amr Bannan
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 74:1066-9. 2009
    ..The correlation between atrial septal defect (ASD) in adults and paradoxical embolism is less well defined...
  10. doi request reprint Clinical utility of automated assessment of left ventricular ejection fraction using artificial intelligence-assisted border detection
    Hind W Rahmouni
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am Heart J 155:562-70. 2008
    ..We tested Siemens AutoEF software (Siemens Medical Solutions, Erlangen, Germany) to determine whether it correlated with visual estimates of EF, manual planimetry, and cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Failure of digital echocardiography to accurately diagnose intracardiac shunts
    Hind W Rahmouni
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am Heart J 155:161-5. 2008
    ..Whether digital echocardiography offers comparable sensitivity and specificity to analog tape recording to assess shunts is unknown. Technical differences between methods could lead to significant differences in shunt detection...
  12. ncbi request reprint Mitral valve hemodynamic effects of percutaneous edge-to-edge repair with the MitraClip device for mitral regurgitation
    Howard C Herrmann
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 68:821-8. 2006
    ..The effects on the mitral valve gradient (MVG) and mitral valve area (MVA) are not known...
  13. ncbi request reprint Transcatheter device closure of interatrial septal defects in patients with hypoxia
    Leonard Ilkhanoff
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 18:227-32. 2005
    ..There has been growing interest in transcatheter closure of interatrial septal defects (IASDs) for a variety of indications, but reports are limited in patients with hypoxia from right-to-left shunting...
  14. ncbi request reprint Rapidly reversible cardiogenic shock as a pheochromocytoma presentation
    Kirsten Brukamp
    Renal Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Am J Med 120:e1-2. 2007
  15. doi request reprint Echocardiography-guided interventions
    Frank E Silvestry
    University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:213-31; quiz 316-7. 2009
    ..The use of imaging techniques to guide even well-established procedures enhances the efficiency and safety of these procedures...
  16. doi request reprint A comparison of intracardiac and transesophageal echocardiography to detect left atrial appendage thrombus in a swine model
    Mathew D Hutchinson
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 27:3-7. 2010
    ..We tested the hypothesis that due to their proximity, imaging the LAA from the pulmonary artery (PA) would provide equivalent sensitivity and specificity to TEE in detecting LAA thrombus in a swine model...
  17. doi request reprint How should I treat prosthetic tricuspid stenosis in an extreme surgical risk patient?
    Scott M Lilly
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    EuroIntervention 9:407-9. 2013
    ..A 64-year-old female with rheumatic heart disease and multiple prior valve replacements presented with progressive oedema, ascites and dyspnoea on exertion...
  18. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Infected patent ductus arteriosus
    Ramarao S Lankipalli
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Circulation 112:e364-5. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous patent foramen ovale and atrial septal defect closure in adults: results and device comparison in 100 consecutive implants at a single center
    Howard C Herrmann
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 64:197-203. 2005
    ..This single-center experience with percutaneous device closure of PFO and ASD in adults demonstrates excellent results with few complications...
  20. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in the prevalence of cardiac sources of embolism in subjects with unexplained stroke or transient ischemic attack evaluated by transesophageal echocardiography
    Jorge R Kizer
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:395-400. 2002
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Quantitative assessment of severity of mitral regurgitation by serial echocardiography in a multicenter clinical trial of percutaneous mitral valve repair
    Elyse Foster
    Department of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 100:1577-83. 2007
    ..0; p <0.0018). In conclusion, quantitative assessment of MR is feasible in a multicenter trial, and percutaneous mitral repair with the MitraClip produces a sustained decrease in MR severity to moderate or less for > or =6 months...
  22. ncbi request reprint Use of a new 8 French intracardiac echocardiographic catheter to guide device closure of atrial septal defects and patent foramen ovale in small children and adults: initial clinical experience
    Douglas M Luxenberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 17:540-5. 2005
    ..We report on the use of a new, 8 Fr ICE catheter that possesses full color Doppler capabilities to guide device closure of ASDs in small children as well as to guide device closure of ASDs and PFOs in adult patients...