Todd C Villines

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis arterial age versus framingham 10-year or lifetime cardiovascular risk
    Todd C Villines
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Cardiol 110:1627-30. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence and severity of coronary artery disease and adverse events among symptomatic patients with coronary artery calcification scores of zero undergoing coronary computed tomography angiography: results from the CONFIRM (Coronary CT Angiography Evalu
    Todd C Villines
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, 8901 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:2533-40. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Niacin: the evidence, clinical use, and future directions
    Todd C Villines
    Cardiology Service, Department of Medicine, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, 8901 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 14:49-59. 2012
  4. pmc Body mass index and the prevalence, severity, and risk of coronary artery disease: an international multicentre study of 13,874 patients
    Troy M LaBounty
    Department of Medicine, Cedars Sinai Heart Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Blvd, S Mark Taper Bldg, Rm 1253, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 14:456-63. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Coronary computed tomographic angiography as a gatekeeper to invasive diagnostic and surgical procedures: results from the multicenter CONFIRM (Coronary CT Angiography Evaluation for Clinical Outcomes: an International Multicenter) registry
    Leslee J Shaw
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:2103-14. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint The ARBITER 6-HALTS Trial (Arterial Biology for the Investigation of the Treatment Effects of Reducing Cholesterol 6-HDL and LDL Treatment Strategies in Atherosclerosis): final results and the impact of medication adherence, dose, and treatment duration
    Todd C Villines
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:2721-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Changes in preventive medical therapies and CV risk factors after CT angiography
    Michael K Cheezum
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland 20889 5600, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 6:574-81. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Rationale and design of the CONFIRM (COronary CT Angiography EvaluatioN For Clinical Outcomes: An InteRnational Multicenter) Registry
    James K Min
    Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College and the New York Presbyterian Hospital, 520 E 70th Street, Starr Pavilion, K415, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 5:84-92. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Prognostic value of coronary CT angiography
    Michael K Cheezum
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, 8901 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    Cardiol Clin 30:77-91. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Does coronary CT angiography improve risk stratification over coronary calcium scoring in symptomatic patients with suspected coronary artery disease? Results from the prospective multicenter international CONFIRM registry
    Mouaz H Al-Mallah
    Department of Medicine, Wayne State University, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 15:267-74. 2014

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Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis arterial age versus framingham 10-year or lifetime cardiovascular risk
    Todd C Villines
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Cardiol 110:1627-30. 2012
    ..In conclusion, increasing LTR was associated with increasingly prevalent CAC in this low-risk cohort and inclusion of CAC improved the accuracy of LTR for short-term event prediction...
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence and severity of coronary artery disease and adverse events among symptomatic patients with coronary artery calcification scores of zero undergoing coronary computed tomography angiography: results from the CONFIRM (Coronary CT Angiography Evalu
    Todd C Villines
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, 8901 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:2533-40. 2011
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  3. doi request reprint Niacin: the evidence, clinical use, and future directions
    Todd C Villines
    Cardiology Service, Department of Medicine, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, 8901 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 14:49-59. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Body mass index and the prevalence, severity, and risk of coronary artery disease: an international multicentre study of 13,874 patients
    Troy M LaBounty
    Department of Medicine, Cedars Sinai Heart Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Blvd, S Mark Taper Bldg, Rm 1253, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 14:456-63. 2013
    ..We examined the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and the presence, extent, severity, and risk of CAD in patients referred for coronary computed tomographic angiography (CCTA)...
  5. doi request reprint Coronary computed tomographic angiography as a gatekeeper to invasive diagnostic and surgical procedures: results from the multicenter CONFIRM (Coronary CT Angiography Evaluation for Clinical Outcomes: an International Multicenter) registry
    Leslee J Shaw
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:2103-14. 2012
    ..This study sought to examine patterns of follow-up invasive coronary angiography (ICA) and revascularization (REV) after coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA)...
  6. ncbi request reprint The ARBITER 6-HALTS Trial (Arterial Biology for the Investigation of the Treatment Effects of Reducing Cholesterol 6-HDL and LDL Treatment Strategies in Atherosclerosis): final results and the impact of medication adherence, dose, and treatment duration
    Todd C Villines
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:2721-6. 2010
    ..This report describes the final results of the ARBITER 6-HALTS (Arterial Biology for the Investigation of the Treatment Effects of Reducing Cholesterol 6-HDL and LDL Treatment Strategies in Atherosclerosis) trial...
  7. doi request reprint Changes in preventive medical therapies and CV risk factors after CT angiography
    Michael K Cheezum
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland 20889 5600, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 6:574-81. 2013
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Rationale and design of the CONFIRM (COronary CT Angiography EvaluatioN For Clinical Outcomes: An InteRnational Multicenter) Registry
    James K Min
    Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College and the New York Presbyterian Hospital, 520 E 70th Street, Starr Pavilion, K415, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 5:84-92. 2011
    ..The primary aim of CONFIRM is to determine the prognostic value of CCTA findings for the prediction of future adverse CAD events...
  9. doi request reprint Prognostic value of coronary CT angiography
    Michael K Cheezum
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, 8901 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    Cardiol Clin 30:77-91. 2012
    ..Current evidence supports the use of coronary CTA not only for the diagnosis of CAD in appropriately selected symptomatic patients but also to further refine their cardiovascular risk assessment following testing...
  10. doi request reprint Does coronary CT angiography improve risk stratification over coronary calcium scoring in symptomatic patients with suspected coronary artery disease? Results from the prospective multicenter international CONFIRM registry
    Mouaz H Al-Mallah
    Department of Medicine, Wayne State University, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 15:267-74. 2014
    ..Whether CCTA findings of CAD add an incremental prognostic value over CAC in symptomatic individuals has not been extensively studied...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of coronary computed tomographic angiography among 1,125 consecutive military health care beneficiaries without known coronary artery disease
    Rosco Gore
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20889 5600, USA
    Mil Med 177:1105-9. 2012
    ..Absence of CAD was associated with very low event rates, providing military health care system patients and providers confidence in regards to cardiovascular risk, future deployments, and occupational assignments...
  12. doi request reprint Calcium scoring and chest pain: is it dead on arrival?
    Todd C Villines
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 5:30-4. 2011
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  13. doi request reprint Computed tomography coronary angiography versus stress myocardial perfusion imaging for risk stratification in patients with high occupational risk
    Jennifer Slim
    Cardiology Service, Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, TX 78234 6200, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 27:40-3. 2012
    ..To compare the performance of myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) versus cardiac computed tomographic angiography (CCTA) in patients with a low pretest likelihood of obstructive coronary artery disease and high-risk occupation...
  14. doi request reprint The prognostic significance of coronary CT angiography
    Kevin M Woods
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 14:7-16. 2012
    ..Ultimately, studies are needed to assess whether the prognostic information provided by coronary CTA testing results in sustained changes in patient and provider behaviors that cost effectively improve patient outcomes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of calcified plaque among symptomatic patients with nonobstructive coronary artery disease
    Sana Shah
    Department of Medicine, Emory Clinical Cardiovascular Research Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, 1462 Clifton Road NE, Room 529, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 21:453-66. 2014
    ..The aim of the current study was to assess the prognostic value of CAC scores among symptomatic patients with nonobstructive CAD...
  16. doi request reprint Does prolonged warfarin exposure potentiate coronary calcification in humans? Results of the warfarin and coronary calcification study
    Todd C Villines
    Cardiology Service, Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Calcif Tissue Int 85:494-500. 2009
    ..001). Among patients without known coronary heart disease, duration of warfarin exposure was not associated with extent of coronary calcification...
  17. doi request reprint Accuracy of traditional age, gender and symptom based pre-test estimation of angiographically significant coronary artery disease in patients referred for coronary computed tomographic angiography
    Christopher A Pickett
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Cardiol 112:208-11. 2013
    ..The DF classification may overestimate the pretest probability of angiographically significant CAD in contemporary patients referred for CCTA. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Real-world application of coronary computed tomography angiography and its potential effect on downstream resource utilization in evaluating angina
    Patrick J Devine
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 2:214-9. 2008
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  19. ncbi request reprint Decreasing outpatient cardiac catheterization rates associated with cardiology clinic volume but not with increasing cardiac computed tomography utilization
    Eddie Hulten
    Cardiology Service, Department of Internal Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Mil Med 175:529-33. 2010
    ..The decline of outpatient LHC rates at our institution over 4 years is mainly influenced by decreasing outpatient Cardiology clinic volume...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparison of coronary CT angiography image quality with and without breast shields
    Edward Hulten
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 200:529-36. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare the image quality of coronary CT angiography performed with and without breast shields...
  21. doi request reprint Cardiac CT angiography compared with myocardial perfusion stress testing on downstream resource utilization
    Michael K Cheezum
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Building 2, Room 4A 34A, 6900 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 5:101-9. 2011
    ..Nuclear myocardial perfusion stress (MPS) testing and cardiac computed tomographic angiography (CCTA) are commonly used noninvasive tests. Limited studies exist comparing their clinical and cost outcomes...
  22. doi request reprint Extended-release niacin or ezetimibe and carotid intima-media thickness
    Allen J Taylor
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    N Engl J Med 361:2113-22. 2009
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  23. doi request reprint The perimenopausal atherosclerosis transition: relationships between calcified and noncalcified coronary, aortic, and carotid atherosclerosis and risk factors and hormone levels
    Jamalah A Munir
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Menopause 19:10-5. 2012
    ..We examined the cross-sectional relationships between the atherosclerotic plaque within the coronary and carotid arteries and aorta and the menopausal hormone levels among asymptomatic perimenopausal women...
  24. doi request reprint Marathon running as a cause of troponin elevation: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Steven Regwan
    Cardiology Service, San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 23:443-50. 2010
    ..Cardiac troponin (cTn) has high sensitivity and specificity for myocardial injury in acute coronary syndrome. Our objective was to review the published literature regarding the incidence of cTn elevations in marathon runners...
  25. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism among United States soldiers deployed to Southwest Asia
    Daniel W Isenbarger
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Thromb Res 117:379-83. 2006
    ..We sought to identify and describe cases of venous thromboembolism among US military personnel serving in Southwest Asia, and estimate relative disease rates compared to non-deployed personnel...
  26. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive atherosclerosis imaging: use to assess response to novel or combination lipid therapies
    Todd C Villines
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Curr Drug Targets Cardiovasc Haematol Disord 5:557-64. 2005
    ..Modern CMR imaging, aided by high reproducibility and image resolution, is rapidly advancing and early studies imaging non-coronary and coronary atherosclerosis are impressive...
  27. ncbi request reprint Lipomatous hypertrophy presenting as superior vena cava syndrome
    Michael K Cheezum
    Cardiology Service, Department of Medicine, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, 8901 Rockville Pike, Bethesda MD 20889, USA Electronic address
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 8:250-1. 2014
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  28. ncbi request reprint Vitamin K1 intake and coronary calcification
    Todd C Villines
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 16:199-203. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between dietary vitamin K1 (the most prevalent dietary form of vitamin K) intake and premature coronary artery calcification (CAC) in an asymptomatic screening population...
  29. ncbi request reprint International, multidisciplinary update of the 2006 Appropriateness Criteria for cardiac computed tomography
    Salvatore Carbonaro
    Cardiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 3:224-32. 2009
    ..Since then, CCT has experienced rapid growth in technologic advances and clinical use. We sought to reassess opinion about the appropriate use of CCT among an international group of experts in the field...
  30. ncbi request reprint Diffuse nonatherosclerotic coronary aneurysms: an unusual cause of sudden death in a young male and a literature review
    Todd C Villines
    Cardiology Service, Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Cardiol Rev 13:309-11. 2005
    ..Optimal treatment and prognosis for patients with nonatherosclerotic coronary aneurysms remains unclear. Our patient was treated medically with chronic warfarin and low-dose aspirin therapy and recovered without complication...
  31. pmc Rosiglitazone and fenofibrate additive effects on lipids
    Ahmad Slim
    Cardiology Service, Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, TX 78234 6200, USA
    Cholesterol 2011:286875. 2011
    ..0003). Conclusion. Rosiglitazone does not appear to modulate hypertriglyceridemia in patients with elevated triglycerides independent of glucose metabolism...