Peter A McCullough

Summary

Affiliation: William Beaumont Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of the renal safety of isosmolar iodixanol compared with low-osmolar contrast media
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:692-9. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and prognostic implications of contrast-induced nephropathy
    Peter A McCullough
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:5K-13K. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk prediction of contrast-induced nephropathy
    Peter A McCullough
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:27K-36K. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk reduction and preservation of renal function in the early nephropathy patient
    Peter A McCullough
    Division of Clinical Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 11:184-91. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Renal safety of iodixanol
    Peter A McCullough
    William Beaumont Hospital, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 4:655-61. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Cardiorenal intersection: crossroads to the future
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Arq Bras Cardiol 88:117-26. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Opportunities for improvement in the cardiovascular care of patients with end-stage renal disease
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 11:294-303. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery disease
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:611-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint B-type natriuretic peptide and its clinical implications in heart failure
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, 4949 Coolidge, Royal Oak, MI 48073 1026, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 2:26-33. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Risk factors for ESRD in individuals with preserved estimated GFR with and without albuminuria: results from the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP)
    Tara I Chang
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 61:S4-11. 2013

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Publications112 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of the renal safety of isosmolar iodixanol compared with low-osmolar contrast media
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:692-9. 2006
    ..We sought to compare the nephrotoxicity of isosmolar contrast medium (IOCM) iodixanol with low-osmolar contrast media (LOCM) and to identify predictors of contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and prognostic implications of contrast-induced nephropathy
    Peter A McCullough
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:5K-13K. 2006
    ..In a small proportion of patients, CIN is severe enough to require dialysis, and these patients have a particularly poor prognosis. Many of the risk markers for CIN are also predictive of a worse prognosis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk prediction of contrast-induced nephropathy
    Peter A McCullough
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:27K-36K. 2006
    ..These schemes are potentially valuable, but at present the most practical approach to risk prediction is based on a simple model incorporating renal function and diabetes mellitus...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk reduction and preservation of renal function in the early nephropathy patient
    Peter A McCullough
    Division of Clinical Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 11:184-91. 2004
    ..This article reviews a common strategy for prevention of both cardiac and kidney endpoints in patients with early nephropathy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Renal safety of iodixanol
    Peter A McCullough
    William Beaumont Hospital, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 4:655-61. 2006
    ..This article reviews the structure, pharmacology and outcomes associated with iodixanol...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cardiorenal intersection: crossroads to the future
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Arq Bras Cardiol 88:117-26. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Opportunities for improvement in the cardiovascular care of patients with end-stage renal disease
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 11:294-303. 2004
    ..These improvements include prevention of cardiovascular events, management of acute coronary syndromes and heart failure, and the prevention of sudden death...
  8. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery disease
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:611-6. 2007
    ..This article explores the clinical issues with respect to coronary artery disease in patients with ESRD...
  9. ncbi request reprint B-type natriuretic peptide and its clinical implications in heart failure
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, 4949 Coolidge, Royal Oak, MI 48073 1026, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 2:26-33. 2004
    ..In general, a BNP level <100 pg/mL excludes acutely decompensated heart failure. This article sorts out the literature concerning the practical use of BNP in a variety of clinical scenarios...
  10. doi request reprint Risk factors for ESRD in individuals with preserved estimated GFR with and without albuminuria: results from the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP)
    Tara I Chang
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 61:S4-11. 2013
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  11. doi request reprint Hypertension in early-stage kidney disease: an update from the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP)
    Rigas Kalaitzidis
    Department of Medicine, Hypertensive Diseases Unit, Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:S22-31. 2009
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a worldwide public health problem. Systolic blood pressure as an associated feature of CKD has not been fully explored in community volunteer and nationally representative samples of the US population...
  12. doi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in morbidly obese patients
    Thomas E Vanhecke
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Chest 134:539-45. 2008
    ..Conflicting data exist regarding the effects of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) on cardiorespiratory fitness in morbidly obese individuals with normal resting left ventricular function...
  13. doi request reprint Plasma parathyroid hormone level and prevalent cardiovascular disease in CKD stages 3 and 4: an analysis from the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP)
    Rohit Bhuriya
    Department of Medicine, Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:S3-10. 2009
    ..This analysis aims to assess whether serum intact parathyroid hormone (PTH) level is an independent risk factor for CVD in patients with CKD stages 3 and 4...
  14. ncbi request reprint An evidence-based algorithm for the use of B-type natriuretic testing in acute coronary syndromes
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition, and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 11:S51-65. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Residual high-grade angina after enhanced external counterpulsation therapy
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 8:161-5. 2007
    ..We evaluated the degree of residual angina on the outcomes of enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) therapy for chronic stable angina...
  16. doi request reprint Advantages of group treatment and structured exercise in promoting short-term weight loss and cardiovascular risk reduction in adults with central obesity
    Wendy M Miller
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition, and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073 1026, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 7:441-6. 2009
    ..Conclusions: On the basis of participant preference, both group obesity treatment and exercise are associated with greater weight loss and improvement in more cardiovascular risk factors than an individual intervention and no exercise...
  17. doi request reprint Acute cardiac effects of marathon running
    Justin E Trivax
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 108:1148-53. 2010
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  18. doi request reprint Cardiorenal interaction: appropriate treatment of cardiovascular risk factors to improve outcomes in chronic kidney disease
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Postgrad Med 122:25-34. 2010
    ..The goal of this article is to highlight the importance of these topics in improving cardiovascular outcomes and use of appropriate treatment in CKD...
  19. ncbi request reprint Bundle branch block patterns, age, renal dysfunction, and heart failure mortality
    Peter A McCullough
    Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Beaumont Health Center, 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak, MI 48073, United States
    Int J Cardiol 102:303-8. 2005
    ..The determinants of bundle block patterns and their relationship to mortality in heart failure patients is not completely understood...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness and short-term complications after bariatric surgery
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    Chest 130:517-25. 2006
    ..The relationship between complications after bariatric surgery and preoperative cardiorespiratory fitness has not been previously studied...
  21. doi request reprint Albuminuria and renal function in obese adults evaluated for obstructive sleep apnea
    Varun Agrawal
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Nephron Clin Pract 113:c140-7. 2009
    ..Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is associated with hypertension, obesity and metabolic syndrome that are risk factors for cardiovascular and chronic kidney disease. Few data are available regarding renal parameters in patients with OSA...
  22. doi request reprint Differential loss of fat and lean mass in the morbidly obese after bariatric surgery
    Kerstyn C Zalesin
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 8:15-20. 2010
    ..Bariatric surgery has become a common treatment for morbid obesity. The relative changes in body tissue that comprise the substantial weight loss over time are not completely understood...
  23. ncbi request reprint Caloric expenditure in the morbidly obese using dual energy X-ray absorptiometry
    Thomas E Vanhecke
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Clin Densitom 9:438-44. 2006
    ..These data suggest that more aggressive energy expenditure and caloric restriction targets for long periods of time are needed to result in significant weight loss in this population...
  24. ncbi request reprint Independent components of chronic kidney disease as a cardiovascular risk state: results from the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP)
    Peter A McCullough
    Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1122-9. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that each of these chronic kidney disease-related measures would have an independent relationship with CVD...
  25. doi request reprint Racial differences in kidney function among individuals with obesity and metabolic syndrome: results from the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP)
    Andrew S Bomback
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 622 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 55:S4-S14. 2010
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  26. pmc Perception of indications for nephrology referral among internal medicine residents: a national online survey
    Varun Agrawal
    Department of Internal Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 West 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 4:323-8. 2009
    ..Late referral to a nephrologist may lead to suboptimal pre-end stage renal disease care and greater mortality. It is not known whether current postgraduate training adequately prepares a future internist in this aspect of CKD management...
  27. doi request reprint Impact of obesity on cardiovascular disease
    Kerstyn C Zalesin
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nutrition and Preventative Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 37:663-84, ix. 2008
    ..Thus, weight reduction is a key strategy for simultaneous improvement in global cardiovascular risk, with anticipated improvements in survival and quality of life...
  28. ncbi request reprint Impact of body mass index on outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Laxmi Mehta
    Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan, and University of Miami, FL, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:906-10. 2007
    ..In conclusion, our data show that obese patients with AMI have a lower risk for in-hospital, 6-month, and 12-month mortality and cardiovascular events than patients with a normal BMI...
  29. doi request reprint Lower than predicted resting metabolic rate is associated with severely impaired cardiorespiratory fitness in obese individuals
    Wendy M Miller
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Nutrition and Preventive Medicine and Preventive Cardiology, Oakland University, William Beaumont School of Medicine, Beaumont Health System, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:505-11. 2012
    ..Collectively, these responses may, over time, exacerbate the imbalance between energy intake and expenditure, resulting in progressive increases in body weight and fat stores...
  30. ncbi request reprint The emerging role of natriuretic peptides in the diagnosis and treatment of decompensated heart failure
    Michael J Gallagher
    Division of Clinical Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Curr Heart Fail Rep 1:129-35. 2004
    ..Recombinant, human BNP (nesiritide) is an approved intravenous treatment for acute, decompensated HF. This paper reviews the literature concerning the use of this peptide as a diagnostic test and as an intravenous therapy...
  31. doi request reprint Amplification of atherosclerotic calcification and Mönckeberg's sclerosis: a spectrum of the same disease process
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 15:396-412. 2008
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  32. ncbi request reprint Lipoproteins, inflammatory biomarkers, and cardiovascular imaging in the assessment of atherosclerotic disease activity
    Thomas E Vanhecke
    Department of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 10:51-8. 2009
    ..This case review highlights use of advanced biomarkers and imaging to assess atherosclerotic disease activity in a 49-year-old asymptomatic woman who presents for evaluation after the death of her father from MI...
  33. doi request reprint Relation between degree of weight loss after bariatric surgery and reduction in albuminuria and C-reactive protein
    Varun Agrawal
    Department of Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:20-6. 2009
    ..We investigated, at a weight control center in a community hospital setting, the relation between degree of surgical weight loss and reduction in the cardiovascular risk markers, albuminuria and hs-CRP...
  34. ncbi request reprint Reduction in predicted coronary heart disease risk after substantial weight reduction after bariatric surgery
    Jody A Vogel
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:222-6. 2007
    ..These data suggest substantial and sustained weight loss after bariatric surgery may be a powerful intervention to decrease future rates of myocardial infarction and death in the morbidly obese...
  35. doi request reprint Chronic kidney disease, prevalence of premature cardiovascular disease, and relationship to short-term mortality
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Am Heart J 156:277-83. 2008
    ..The relationship between CKD and CVD in younger and middle-aged adults has not been fully explored...
  36. doi request reprint Audiocardiography in the cardiovascular evaluation of the morbidly obese
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 30:369-74. 2010
    ..These data suggest the careful clinical exam with attention to traditional cardiac auscultation using a stethoscope in a quiet room should remain the gold standard...
  37. doi request reprint Prevention of cardiorenal syndromes
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Mich 48073, USA
    Contrib Nephrol 165:101-11. 2010
    ..This paper will review the core concepts of prevention of CRS with practical applications to be considered in today's practice...
  38. doi request reprint Awareness and knowledge of clinical practice guidelines for CKD among internal medicine residents: a national online survey
    Varun Agrawal
    Department of Internal Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 52:1061-9. 2008
    ..It is not known whether current postgraduate training adequately prepares a future internist in CKD management...
  39. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury and cardiovascular outcomes in acute severe hypertension
    Lynda A Szczech
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3646, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Circulation 121:2183-91. 2010
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  40. doi request reprint Effect of gastric bypass on vitamin D and secondary hyperparathyroidism
    Carina Signori
    Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Obes Surg 20:949-52. 2010
    ..001, p = 0.994). Pre- and postoperative vitamin D levels were inversely correlated with BMI. Secondary hyperparathyroidism was observed in 33% of patients postoperatively; however, this did not correlate with vitamin D...
  41. pmc Gestational diabetes mellitus alone in the absence of subsequent diabetes is associated with microalbuminuria: results from the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP)
    Andrew S Bomback
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2586-91. 2010
    ..Overt diabetes is a risk factor for development of chronic kidney disease (CKD), but GDM alone, without subsequent development of overt diabetes, may also pose a risk for CKD...
  42. doi request reprint Identification and management of chronic kidney disease complications by internal medicine residents: a national survey
    Varun Agrawal
    Department of Internal Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    Am J Ther 18:e40-7. 2011
    ..Educational efforts such as instruction on use of CKD clinical practice guidelines may help raise awareness of CKD complications, benefits of early intervention, and improve CKD management...
  43. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic and therapeutic utility of B-type natriuretic peptide in patients with renal insufficiency and decompensated heart failure
    Peter A McCullough
    Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 5:16-25. 2004
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  44. doi request reprint Determinants of markedly increased B-type natriuretic peptide in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Ariane Neyou
    Department of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 29:141-7. 2011
    ..However, the prognostic significance of larger increases in BNP during STEMI has not been reported...
  45. doi request reprint Impact of obesity on cardiovascular disease
    Kerstyn C Zalesin
    Division of Nutrition and Preventative Medicine, Department of Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Med Clin North Am 95:919-37. 2011
    ..Because obesity is potentially one of the most modifiable mediators of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality, effective treatment and prevention interventions should have a profound and favorable impact on public health...
  46. doi request reprint CKD and cardiovascular disease in screened high-risk volunteer and general populations: the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP) and National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 1999-2004
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition, and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:S38-45. 2008
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is recognized as an independent cardiovascular disease risk state. The relationship between CKD and cardiovascular disease in volunteer and general populations has not been explored...
  47. ncbi request reprint Peak oxygen consumption and the minute ventilation/carbon dioxide production relation slope in morbidly obese men and women: influence of subject effort and body mass index
    Adam T deJong
    From the Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Prev Cardiol 11:100-5. 2008
    ..59) with increasing BMI quintiles. The VE/VCO2 slope is an effort-independent measure that is also independent of BMI and may serve as an adjunctive cardiorespiratory variable when evaluating morbidly obese men and women...
  48. doi request reprint Association of race and body mass index with ESRD and mortality in CKD stages 3-4: results from the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP)
    Revekka Babayev
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 61:404-12. 2013
    ..A recent cross-sectional analysis of Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP) participants suggested that obesity is a heterogeneous disease state in African Americans and whites with chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  49. pmc Blood pressure components and end-stage renal disease in persons with chronic kidney disease: the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP)
    Carmen A Peralta
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:41-7. 2012
    ..Treatment of hypertension is difficult in chronic kidney disease (CKD), and blood pressure goals remain controversial. The association between each blood pressure component and end-stage renal disease (ESRD) risk is less well known...
  50. ncbi request reprint Analysis of long-term survival after revascularization in patients with chronic kidney disease presenting with acute coronary syndromes
    Ellen C Keeley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:509-14. 2003
    ..Percutaneous coronary revascularization was associated with superior long-term survival. In conclusion, patients with severe CKD and ACS had improved long-term survival when treated with percutaneous coronary revascularization...
  51. ncbi request reprint Differential diagnosis and overlap of acute chest discomfort and dyspnea in the emergency department
    Norman E Lepor
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 11:S13-23. 2010
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  52. ncbi request reprint Statin therapy in renal disease: harmful or protective?
    Peter A McCullough
    Division of Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 4949 Coolidge, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 7:467-73. 2007
    ..In addition, studies suggest that there are higher adverse drug effects with statins in CKD...
  53. doi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness and sleep-related breathing disorders
    Thomas E Vanhecke
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 6:745-58. 2008
    ..A brief description of each sleep disorder, the pathophysiology, its epidemiology and its implications for cardiorespiratory fitness are provided. Finally, we discuss therapy for each disorder and its effect on the cardiovascular system...
  54. ncbi request reprint Capturing the pathophysiology of acute coronary syndromes with circulating biomarkers
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition, and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 11:S3-12. 2010
    ..This article summarizes major advancements in the integrative use of multiple blood biomarkers and cardiovascular imaging in the diagnosis, prognosis, and management of ACS...
  55. doi request reprint Treating type 2 diabetes: incretin mimetics and enhancers
    Katherine E Nori Janosz
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    Ther Adv Cardiovasc Dis 3:387-95. 2009
    ..Recently, new therapeutic classes have become available for treatment. This review will examine the new therapeutic classes of incretin mimetics and enhancers in the treatment of type 2 diabetes...
  56. ncbi request reprint Primer: practical approach to the selection of patients for and application of EECP
    Andrew D Michaels
    Division of Cardiology, University of Utah, Room 4A100, 30 North 1900 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 2401, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 3:623-32. 2006
    ..While clinical studies have demonstrated the usefulness of EECP in selected patients, these guidelines permit recommendations for the extended application of this important treatment to subsets of patients excluded from clinical trials...
  57. doi request reprint Behavioral predictors of weight regain after bariatric surgery
    Jacqueline Odom
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition, and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Beaumont Health Center, 4949 Coolidge, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Obes Surg 20:349-56. 2010
    ..Behavior influences are believed to play a modulating role in this problem. Accordingly, we sought to identify these predictors in patients with extreme obesity after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB)...
  58. ncbi request reprint Outcomes and prognostic factors of systolic as compared with diastolic heart failure in urban America
    Peter A McCullough
    Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 11:6-11. 2005
    ..2% and 13.0% for those with diastolic and systolic HF, respectively (p=0.001). In a large, racially mixed, urban HF population, those with diastolic HF predominate and enjoy better-adjusted survival than counterparts with systolic HF...
  59. ncbi request reprint Changes in B-type natriuretic peptide levels in hemodialysis and the effect of depressed left ventricular function
    David M Safley
    Department of Medicine, Cardiology and Nephrology Sections, Universtiy of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 12:117-24. 2005
    ..The BNPRR correlated with the volume removed, change in body weight, and Kt/V. Future research with the BNPRR as a potential marker of the adequacy of volume removal in HD is warranted...
  60. doi request reprint Cardiovascular implications of proteinuria: an indicator of chronic kidney disease
    Varun Agrawal
    Department of Internal Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 West 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Nat Rev Cardiol 6:301-11. 2009
    ..Future clinical studies are needed to assess if proteinuria reduction should be a target of treatment to reduce the burden of end-stage renal disease, cardiovascular disease, and improve survival in this high-risk population...
  61. ncbi request reprint Determinants of coronary vascular calcification in patients with chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease: a systematic review
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Nephrol 17:205-15. 2004
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end-stage renal disease (ESRD) are conditions associated with metabolic disorders related to soft tissue calcification...
  62. doi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness and sedentary lifestyle in the morbidly obese
    Thomas E Vanhecke
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Clin Cardiol 32:121-4. 2009
    ..Sedentary lifestyles and poor physical fitness are major contributors to the current obesity and cardiovascular disease pandemic...
  63. ncbi request reprint Bariatric surgery for morbid obesity: risks and benefits in chronic kidney disease patients
    Kerstyn C Zalesin
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 13:403-17. 2006
    ..Future research is needed to describe the clinical course and risks and benefits of bariatric surgery in the CKD population...
  64. ncbi request reprint Comparative impact of morbid obesity vs heart failure on cardiorespiratory fitness
    Michael J Gallagher
    Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, 4949 Coolidge Hwy, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Chest 127:2197-203. 2005
    ..Morbid obesity is associated with dyspnea on exertion and higher overall mortality rates. The relations between measures of cardiorespiratory fitness in morbidly obese persons compared to those with heart failure are unknown...
  65. doi request reprint Myocardial ischemia in patients with diastolic dysfunction and heart failure
    Thomas E Vanhecke
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Division of Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Third Floor West Tower, 3601 West 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 12:216-22. 2010
    ..In this article, we review the role of ischemia and development of fibrosis in the epidemiology, pathophysiology, and evaluation of patients with diastolic dysfunction and diastolic heart failure...
  66. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of contrast-induced nephropathy
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition, and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 4:S3-9. 2003
    ..CIN is predictable and presents an opportunity to utilize preventive strategies, given the increasing numbers of patients undergoing contrast procedures worldwide...
  67. ncbi request reprint Impact of surgical and nonsurgical weight loss on diabetes resolution and cardiovascular risk reduction
    Katherine E Nori Janosz
    Division of Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 9:223-8. 2009
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  68. ncbi request reprint Slowing the progression of diabetic nephropathy and its cardiovascular consequences
    Peter A McCullough
    Division of Nutritional and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Beaumont Health Center, 4949 Coolidge, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Am Heart J 148:243-51. 2004
    ..The goal of an ideal clinical trial would be ESRD prevention; however, pragmatic objectives such as a greater understanding of therapeutic toxicities should also be explored in this population...
  69. ncbi request reprint B-type natriuretic peptides: a diagnostic breakthrough for clinicians
    Peter A McCullough
    Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition, and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 4:72-80. 2003
    ..This article reviews the literature concerning the use of these peptides in a variety of clinical scenarios...
  70. ncbi request reprint Cardiac natriuretic peptides:a proteomic window to cardiac function and clinical management
    Alan S Maisel
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, San Diego VA Healthcare System and University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 4:S3-12. 2003
    ..Thus, it is likely that future algorithms incorporating BNP levels and other clinical indicators will become available to guide critical-care physicians in making management decisions for their CHF patients...
  71. doi request reprint Improved noninvasive coronary angiography in morbidly obese patients with dual-source computed tomography
    Kavitha M Chinnaiyan
    Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr 3:35-42. 2009
    ..Morbidly obese persons (body mass index [BMI; in kg/m(2)] >or= 40) have an increased risk of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality but have reduced accuracy with conventional cardiac testing and coronary CT angiography (CCTA)...
  72. doi request reprint Annual progression of coronary calcification in trials of preventive therapies: a systematic review
    Peter A McCullough
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:2064-70. 2009
    ..Coronary artery calcification (CAC) measured by computed tomography is radiographic confirmation of atherosclerosis, predicts cardiovascular events, and has been evaluated as a surrogate measure in randomized trials...
  73. pmc Contrast-induced acute kidney injury: specialty-specific protocols for interventional radiology, diagnostic computed tomography radiology, and interventional cardiology
    Stanley Goldfarb
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 84:170-9. 2009
    ..In addition, the panel reviewed the reference lists of selected articles and the tables of contents posted on the Web sites of selected journals for relevant publications not retrieved in the PubMed searches...
  74. ncbi request reprint Sorting out the evidence on natriuretic peptides
    Peter A McCullough
    Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition, and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 4:S13-9. 2003
    ..This article will sort out the literature concerning the use of these peptides in a variety of clinical scenarios...
  75. ncbi request reprint Optimal dialysis for the end-stage renal disease patient with cardiovascular disease
    Francis Dumler
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 11:261-73. 2004
    ..This paper explores the intradialytic complications of hemodialysis as they relate to the cardiovascular system and highlights opportunities for research and improved quality of care...
  76. ncbi request reprint Winter storm warning: snow removal may be hazardous to your (patient's) health
    Barry A Franklin
    Preventive Cardiology Cardiac Rehabilitation, William Beaumont Hospital, 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 3:59-61. 2004
  77. ncbi request reprint Effects of weight loss and pharmacotherapy on inflammatory markers of cardiovascular disease
    Wendy M Miller
    Beaumont Health Center, Weight Control Center, Division of Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak, MI 48078, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 3:743-59. 2005
    ..This article will review clinical trials on the effects of weight loss and pharmacotherapy on obesity associated inflammatory and thrombotic markers linked with cardiovascular disease...
  78. ncbi request reprint Optimal diabetes management during medical weight loss for cardiovascular risk reduction
    Katherine E Nori Janosz
    Beaumont Health Center, Weight Control Center, Division of Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak, MI 48073 1026, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 3:761-75. 2005
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  79. ncbi request reprint Effect of lipid modification on progression of coronary calcification
    Peter A McCullough
    Division of Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 4949 Coolidge, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:S115-9. 2005
    ..This article reviews the data in support of altering the natural history of CAC with lipid modification...
  80. ncbi request reprint Uncovering heart failure in patients with a history of pulmonary disease: rationale for the early use of B-type natriuretic peptide in the emergency department
    Peter A McCullough
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:198-204. 2003
    ..Heart failure, asthma, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are syndromes where dyspnea and wheezing are overlapping signs, and hence, these syndromes are often difficult to differentiate...
  81. ncbi request reprint Beyond serum creatinine: defining the patient with renal insufficiency and why?
    Peter A McCullough
    Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition, and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 4:S2-6. 2003
    ..The pathogenesis of RCN goes beyond serum Cr and involves a unique vascular pathobiology that interrelates both the renal and cardiovascular disease outcomes...
  82. ncbi request reprint The "null effect" of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol lowering on a modest baseline intima-media thickness: lessons learned from the ENHANCE trial
    Barry A Franklin
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Nutrition, and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Prev Cardiol 11:177-8. 2008
  83. ncbi request reprint Application of a cardiac arrest score in patients with sudden death and ST segment elevation for triage to angiography and intervention
    Peter A McCullough
    Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W Thirteen Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 15:257-61. 2002
    ....
  84. ncbi request reprint Obesity and lipids
    Wendy M Miller
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 4949 Coolidge, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Curr Cardiol Rep 7:465-70. 2005
    ....
  85. doi request reprint Multimodality prevention of contrast-induced acute kidney injury
    Peter A McCullough
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:169-72. 2008
  86. ncbi request reprint Admission hyperglycemia and length of hospital stay in patients with diabetes and heart failure: a prospective cohort study
    Yohannes Gebreegziabher
    Department of Medicine, SUNY Downstate and King County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 14:117-20. 2008
    ..31; P<.001) and average BG (r=0.34; P=.001). In patients with acute HF exacerbation, diabetes significantly prolonged LOS. Hyperglycemia correlated with LOS...
  87. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic and therapeutic utility of B-type natriuretic peptide in patients with renal insufficiency and decompensated heart failure
    Peter A McCullough
    Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 4:S3-S12. 2003
    ....
  88. ncbi request reprint Fenoldopam mesylate for the prevention of contrast-induced nephropathy: a randomized controlled trial
    Gregg W Stone
    Department of Cardiology, Cardiovascular Research Foundation and Lenox Hill Heart and Vascular Institute, New York, NY 10022, USA
    JAMA 290:2284-91. 2003
    ....
  89. ncbi request reprint Bivalirudin provides increasing benefit with decreasing renal function: a meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Derek P Chew
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Am J Cardiol 92:919-23. 2003
    ..001, interaction p = 0.044). Renal dysfunction remains a prevalent risk factor for ischemic and bleeding events in patients who undergo PCI. Bivalirudin provides greater absolute benefit in patients with impaired renal function...
  90. ncbi request reprint Benefits of aspirin and beta-blockade after myocardial infarction in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Basic Science, Cardiology Section, University of Missouri Kansas City, School of Medicine, Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Am Heart J 144:226-32. 2002
    ....
  91. ncbi request reprint Emergency evaluation of chest pain in patients with advanced kidney disease
    Peter A McCullough
    Cardiology Section, Department of Basic Science, Truman Medical Center, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, 2301 Holmes St, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:2464-8. 2002
    ..We sought to evaluate the processes of care and outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease presenting to an emergency department with chest discomfort...
  92. ncbi request reprint Bedside B-Type natriuretic peptide in the emergency diagnosis of heart failure with reduced or preserved ejection fraction. Results from the Breathing Not Properly Multinational Study
    Alan S Maisel
    Cardiology 111 A, San Diego VA Medical Center, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:2010-7. 2003
    ..This study examines B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) levels in patients with systolic versus non-systolic dysfunction presenting with shortness of breath...
  93. ncbi request reprint Opportunities for improvement in the diagnosis and treatment of heart failure
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Basic Science, Cardiology Section, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Clin Cardiol 26:231-7. 2003
    ..Improved treatment of congestive heart failure (CHF) can slow disease progression, promote clinical stability, and prolong survival...
  94. ncbi request reprint B-type natriuretic peptide and renal function in the diagnosis of heart failure: an analysis from the Breathing Not Properly Multinational Study
    Peter A McCullough
    University of California, San Diego Veteran s Affairs Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 41:571-9. 2003
    ..However, relationships between BNP, renal function, and heart failure as an emergency diagnosis are unknown...
  95. ncbi request reprint Asthma, beta-agonists, and development of congestive heart failure: results of the ABCHF study
    David M Sengstock
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Card Fail 8:232-8. 2002
    ....
  96. ncbi request reprint Rapid measurement of B-type natriuretic peptide in the emergency diagnosis of heart failure
    Alan S Maisel
    University of California, San Diego, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Diego 92161, USA
    N Engl J Med 347:161-7. 2002
    ..B-type natriuretic peptide is released from the cardiac ventricles in response to increased wall tension...
  97. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic value of B-Type natriuretic peptide and chest radiographic findings in patients with acute dyspnea
    Cathrine W Knudsen
    Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Med 116:363-8. 2004
    ..To compare chest radiographic findings and circulating B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) levels as an adjunct to clinical findings in the diagnosis of heart failure in patients presenting with acute dyspnea...
  98. ncbi request reprint Impact of age, race, and sex on the ability of B-type natriuretic peptide to aid in the emergency diagnosis of heart failure: results from the Breathing Not Properly (BNP) multinational study
    Alan S Maisel
    University of California, San Diego, Veteran s Affairs Medical Center, San Diego, Calif 92161, USA
    Am Heart J 147:1078-84. 2004
    ..B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) is secreted from the cardiac ventricles in response to increased wall tension...
  99. pmc Race and sex differences in hypertension control in CKD: results from the Kidney Early Evaluation Program (KEEP)
    Obidiugwu Kenrik Duru
    Division of General Internal Medicine Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:192-8. 2008
    ..Uncontrolled hypertension worsens CKD, and disparities in hypertension control may contribute to disparities in CKD progression...
  100. ncbi request reprint High-risk situations and procedures
    Christoph R Becker
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University Hospital Grosshadern, Munich, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 98:37K-41K. 2006
    ....
  101. ncbi request reprint Baseline renal function screening
    Norbert Lameire
    Department of Medicine, University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Cardiol 98:21K-26K. 2006
    ..In emergency situations, where the benefit of very early imaging outweighs the risk of waiting, the CIN Consensus Working Panel agreed that the procedure can be performed without assessment of renal function...