Ramin Ebrahimi

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Mitral annulus calcification is associated with valvular and cardiac structural abnormalities
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 5:14. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Lipid-lowering therapy in patients with peripheral arterial disease
    Ramin Ebrahimi
    Division of Cardiology, Greater Los Angeles VA Medical Center, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 9:271-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Bivalirudin vs heparin in percutaneous coronary intervention: a pooled analysis
    Ramin Ebrahimi
    University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, West Los Angeles VA, Los Angeles, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 10:209-16. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of bivalirudin monotherapy in patients with diabetes mellitus and acute coronary syndromes: a report from the ACUITY (Acute Catheterization and Urgent Intervention Triage Strategy) trial
    Frederick Feit
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1645-52. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Outcomes following pre-operative clopidogrel administration in patients with acute coronary syndromes undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery: the ACUITY (Acute Catheterization and Urgent Intervention Triage strategY) trial
    Ramin Ebrahimi
    University of California Los Angeles and the Greater Los Angeles VA Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Cardiology Section 111E, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:1965-72. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Effect of clopidogrel use post coronary artery bypass surgery on graft patency
    Ramin Ebrahimi
    Greater Los Angeles VA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:15-21. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Aged garlic extract with supplement is associated with increase in brown adipose, decrease in white adipose tissue and predict lack of progression in coronary atherosclerosis
    Naser Ahmadi
    Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA Greater Los Angeles Veterans Administration Medical Center, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 168:2310-4. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Post-traumatic stress disorder, coronary atherosclerosis, and mortality
    Naser Ahmadi
    Greater Los Angeles Veterans Administration Medical Center, University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 108:29-33. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Effects of intense exercise and moderate caloric restriction on cardiovascular risk factors and inflammation
    Naser Ahmadi
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Am J Med 124:978-82. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of preprocedural statin use on procedural myocardial infarction and major cardiac adverse events in percutaneous coronary intervention: a meta-analysis
    Ramin Ebrahimi
    VA Medical Center Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Division of Cardiology, 11301 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 20:292-5. 2008

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Publications19

  1. pmc Mitral annulus calcification is associated with valvular and cardiac structural abnormalities
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 5:14. 2007
    ..Mitral annulus calcification (MAC) is a common finding on echocardiographic examination. The goal of this study was to evaluate associations between MAC and cardiac abnormalities using a large echocardiographic database...
  2. ncbi request reprint Lipid-lowering therapy in patients with peripheral arterial disease
    Ramin Ebrahimi
    Division of Cardiology, Greater Los Angeles VA Medical Center, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 9:271-7. 2004
    ..This paper reviews the role of lipid therapy in patients with peripheral arterial disease with focus on functional improvement and symptomatic relief based on the available data...
  3. ncbi request reprint Bivalirudin vs heparin in percutaneous coronary intervention: a pooled analysis
    Ramin Ebrahimi
    University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, West Los Angeles VA, Los Angeles, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 10:209-16. 2005
    ..This study evaluates outcomes with bivalirudin vs heparin in various patient subgroups and the overall population during percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI)...
  4. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of bivalirudin monotherapy in patients with diabetes mellitus and acute coronary syndromes: a report from the ACUITY (Acute Catheterization and Urgent Intervention Triage Strategy) trial
    Frederick Feit
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1645-52. 2008
    ..We sought to evaluate clinical outcomes of patients with diabetes mellitus in the ACUITY (Acute Catheterization and Urgent Intervention Triage Strategy) trial, overall and by treatment arm...
  5. doi request reprint Outcomes following pre-operative clopidogrel administration in patients with acute coronary syndromes undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery: the ACUITY (Acute Catheterization and Urgent Intervention Triage strategY) trial
    Ramin Ebrahimi
    University of California Los Angeles and the Greater Los Angeles VA Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Cardiology Section 111E, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:1965-72. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Effect of clopidogrel use post coronary artery bypass surgery on graft patency
    Ramin Ebrahimi
    Greater Los Angeles VA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:15-21. 2014
    ..The purpose of this sub-analysis from the Randomized On and Off-Pump Bypass (ROOBY) trial is to evaluate the role of clopidogrel use post CABG to improve graft patency when added to standard aspirin therapy...
  7. doi request reprint Aged garlic extract with supplement is associated with increase in brown adipose, decrease in white adipose tissue and predict lack of progression in coronary atherosclerosis
    Naser Ahmadi
    Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA Greater Los Angeles Veterans Administration Medical Center, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 168:2310-4. 2013
    ..Aged garlic extract with supplement (AGE-S) significantly reduces coronary artery calcium (CAC). We evaluated the effects of AGE-S on change in white (wEAT) and brown (bEAT) epicardial adipose tissue, homocysteine and CAC...
  8. doi request reprint Post-traumatic stress disorder, coronary atherosclerosis, and mortality
    Naser Ahmadi
    Greater Los Angeles Veterans Administration Medical Center, University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 108:29-33. 2011
    ..81 for CAC scores ≥400, p <0.05 for all comparisons). In conclusion, PTSD is associated with presence and severity of coronary atherosclerosis and predicts mortality independent of age, gender, and conventional risk factors...
  9. doi request reprint Effects of intense exercise and moderate caloric restriction on cardiovascular risk factors and inflammation
    Naser Ahmadi
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Am J Med 124:978-82. 2011
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of preprocedural statin use on procedural myocardial infarction and major cardiac adverse events in percutaneous coronary intervention: a meta-analysis
    Ramin Ebrahimi
    VA Medical Center Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Division of Cardiology, 11301 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 20:292-5. 2008
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Effect of Low-Frame Invasive Coronary Angiography on Radiation and Image Quality
    Ramin Ebrahimi
    Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 118:195-7. 2016
    ..In conclusion, performing ICA at 7.5 f/s versus 15 f/s significantly reduces x-ray exposure without compromising image quality. The results of this single-center study warrant a larger randomized clinical trial. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Impact of major bleeding on 30-day mortality and clinical outcomes in patients with acute coronary syndromes: an analysis from the ACUITY Trial
    Steven V Manoukian
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30308, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1362-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the predictors of major bleeding and the impact of major bleeding on outcomes, including mortality, in acute coronary syndromes (ACS)...
  13. doi request reprint Mortality in individuals without known coronary artery disease but with discordance between the Framingham risk score and coronary artery calcium
    Naser Ahmadi
    Greater Los Angeles VA Medical Center, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:799-804. 2011
    ..In conclusion, the prognostic value of CAC to predict future mortality is superior to the FRS. Addition of CAC score to FRS significantly improves the identification and prognostication of patients without known CAD...
  14. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of alternate-day dosing versus daily dosing of atorvastatin
    Mahtab Jafari
    University of California, Irvine, UCI Medical Center Division of Cardiology, Building 53, Route 81, Room 100, Orange, California 92868 4080, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 8:123-6. 2003
    ..This trial compared the efficacy of daily atorvastatin administration with that of alternate-day dosing...
  15. ncbi request reprint Bivalirudin for patients with acute coronary syndromes
    Gregg W Stone
    Columbia University Medical Center and the Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, NY 10022, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:2203-16. 2006
    ..We evaluated the role of thrombin-specific anticoagulation with bivalirudin in such patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Provisional glycoprotein IIb/IIIa blockade in a randomized investigation of bivalirudin versus heparin plus planned glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibition during percutaneous coronary intervention: predictors and outcome in the Randomized Evaluation in Percutan
    J Emilio Exaire
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Am Heart J 152:157-63. 2006
    ..Provisional drug was used in 374 (6%) of the 6010 patients. We sought to analyze the predictors for provisional drug use and to assess the outcomes in this cohort...
  17. ncbi request reprint Long-term efficacy of bivalirudin and provisional glycoprotein IIb/IIIa blockade vs heparin and planned glycoprotein IIb/IIIa blockade during percutaneous coronary revascularization: REPLACE-2 randomized trial
    A Michael Lincoff
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    JAMA 292:696-703. 2004
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Bivalirudin and provisional glycoprotein IIb/IIIa blockade compared with heparin and planned glycoprotein IIb/IIIa blockade during percutaneous coronary intervention: REPLACE-2 randomized trial
    A Michael Lincoff
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Desk F25, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    JAMA 289:853-63. 2003
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Impact of switching virologically suppressed, HIV-1-infected patients from twice-daily fixed-dose zidovudine/lamivudine to once-daily fixed-dose tenofovir disoproxil fumarate/emtricitabine
    Edwin DeJesus
    Orlando Immunology Center, Orlando, Florida 32803, USA
    HIV Clin Trials 9:103-14. 2008
    ..Evaluate the impact of switching from twice-daily zidovudine/lamivudine (AZT/3TC) to once-daily tenofovir DF plus emtricitabine (TDF/FTC) with efavirenz (EFV)...