Ali A Ehsani

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Attenuation of cardiovascular adaptations to exercise in frail octogenarians
    Ali A Ehsani
    Section of Applied Physiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Appl Physiol 95:1781-8. 2003
  2. pmc Exercise training impacts the myocardial metabolism of older individuals in a gender-specific manner
    Pablo F Soto
    Cardiovascular Div, Washington Univ School of Medicine, Campus Box 8225, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 295:H842-50. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint The effects of caloric restriction- and exercise-induced weight loss on left ventricular diastolic function
    Matt M Riordan
    Cardiovascular Biophysics Laboratory, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 294:H1174-82. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Absence of left ventricular and arterial adaptations to exercise in octogenarians
    Robert J Spina
    Section of Applied Physiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Appl Physiol 97:1654-9. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Lower extremity muscle size and strength and aerobic capacity decrease with caloric restriction but not with exercise-induced weight loss
    Edward P Weiss
    Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Sciences, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Appl Physiol 102:634-40. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Peak exercise stroke volume: associations with cardiac structure and diastolic function
    Linda R Peterson
    Claude D Pepper Older Americans Independence Center, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Appl Physiol 94:1108-14. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of effects of exercise and diuretic on left ventricular geometry, mass, and insulin resistance in older hypertensive adults
    Morton R Rinder
    Applied Physiology Section and Cardiovascular Division, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 287:R360-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term caloric restriction ameliorates the decline in diastolic function in humans
    Timothy E Meyer
    Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:398-402. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular chamber stiffness at rest as a determinant of exercise capacity in heart failure subjects with decreased ejection fraction
    Timothy E Meyer
    Cardiovascular Biophysics Laboratory, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Ave, Box 8086, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Appl Physiol 97:1667-72. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the decline in aerobic capacity and its physiological determinants during the later decades of life
    Edward P Weiss
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Appl Physiol 101:938-44. 2006

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Attenuation of cardiovascular adaptations to exercise in frail octogenarians
    Ali A Ehsani
    Section of Applied Physiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Appl Physiol 95:1781-8. 2003
    ..Furthermore, Q likely plays a greater role in the adaptive increase in V(O2 peak) in old men than old women...
  2. pmc Exercise training impacts the myocardial metabolism of older individuals in a gender-specific manner
    Pablo F Soto
    Cardiovascular Div, Washington Univ School of Medicine, Campus Box 8225, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 295:H842-50. 2008
    ..These findings suggest a role for altered myocardial substrate metabolism in modulating the cardiovascular benefits of EET in older individuals...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effects of caloric restriction- and exercise-induced weight loss on left ventricular diastolic function
    Matt M Riordan
    Cardiovascular Biophysics Laboratory, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 294:H1174-82. 2008
    ..13) tended to increase. We conclude that weight loss, whether induced by CR or Ex, has salutary effects on diastolic function...
  4. ncbi request reprint Absence of left ventricular and arterial adaptations to exercise in octogenarians
    Robert J Spina
    Section of Applied Physiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Appl Physiol 97:1654-9. 2004
    ..Data suggest that the absence of cardiac and arterial adaptations may in part account for the limited gain in aerobic capacity in response to training in the octogenarians...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lower extremity muscle size and strength and aerobic capacity decrease with caloric restriction but not with exercise-induced weight loss
    Edward P Weiss
    Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Sciences, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Appl Physiol 102:634-40. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that, during EX, the body adapts to maintain or even enhance physical performance capacity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Peak exercise stroke volume: associations with cardiac structure and diastolic function
    Linda R Peterson
    Claude D Pepper Older Americans Independence Center, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Appl Physiol 94:1108-14. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of effects of exercise and diuretic on left ventricular geometry, mass, and insulin resistance in older hypertensive adults
    Morton R Rinder
    Applied Physiology Section and Cardiovascular Division, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 287:R360-8. 2004
    ..Unlike hydrochlorothiazide, exercise training can improve insulin resistance and aerobic capacity in older hypertensive people...
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term caloric restriction ameliorates the decline in diastolic function in humans
    Timothy E Meyer
    Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:398-402. 2006
    ..We determined whether caloric restriction (CR) has cardiac-specific effects that attenuate the established aging-associated impairments in diastolic function (DF)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular chamber stiffness at rest as a determinant of exercise capacity in heart failure subjects with decreased ejection fraction
    Timothy E Meyer
    Cardiovascular Biophysics Laboratory, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Ave, Box 8086, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Appl Physiol 97:1667-72. 2004
    ..We conclude that diastolic function at rest, as manifested by chamber stiffness, is a major determinant of maximal exercise capacity in HF...
  10. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the decline in aerobic capacity and its physiological determinants during the later decades of life
    Edward P Weiss
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Appl Physiol 101:938-44. 2006
    ..As a result, the gender differences dissipate in the later decades of life. Declines in Q(max) and a-vD(O2) contribute equally to the age-related decrease in V(O2 max) in men and women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise training on frailty in community-dwelling older adults: results of a randomized, controlled trial
    Ellen F Binder
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, Claude Pepper Older Americans Independence Center, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1921-8. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effects of intensive exercise training (ET) on measures of physical frailty in older community-dwelling men and women...
  12. pmc Dehydroepiandrosterone replacement therapy in older adults improves indices of arterial stiffness
    Edward P Weiss
    Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Sciences, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Aging Cell 11:876-84. 2012
    ..Arterial stiffness increases with age and is an independent risk factor for CVD. Therefore, the improvements observed in this study suggest that DHEA replacement might partly reverse arterial aging and reduce CVD risk...
  13. ncbi request reprint Impact of aging on myocardial metabolic response to dobutamine
    Pablo F Soto
    Cardiovascular Division, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 285:H2158-64. 2003
    ..Although the clinical significance of these findings awaits further study, these results may partially explain the impaired contractile reserve and the increased incidence of cardiovascular disease in older individuals...