Kismet D Rasmusson
Affiliation: LDS Hospital
- Long-term outcomes of cardiac transplantation for peri-partum cardiomyopathy: a multiinstitutional analysisKismet D Rasmusson
UTAH Cardiac Transplant Program, LDS Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah 84143, USA
J Heart Lung Transplant 26:1097-104. 2007..Outcomes of patients with a prior diagnosis of peri-partum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) undergoing heart transplantation are not well described but may be worse than for women who undergo transplantation for other etiologies...
- Current understanding of peripartum cardiomyopathyKismet D Rasmusson
Heart Failure Prevention and Treatment Program, Salt Lake City, UT 84143, USA
Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 22:214-6. 2007
- The intermountain risk score predicts incremental age-specific long-term survival and life expectancyBenjamin D Horne
Cardiovascular Department, Intermountain Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Transl Res 158:307-14. 2011..IMRS may be used to stratify age-specific risk of mortality in research, clinical/preventive, and quality improvement applications. A web calculator is located at http://intermountainhealthcare.org/IMRS...
- The Intermountain Risk Score (including the red cell distribution width) predicts heart failure and other morbidity endpointsBenjamin D Horne
Cardiovascular Department, Intermountain Medical Center, 5121 S Cottonwood St, Salt Lake City, UT 84107, USA
Eur J Heart Fail 12:1203-13. 2010..Mortality is the most definitive clinical endpoint, but medical care is more easily applied to modify morbidity and thereby prevent death. This study tested whether IMRS is associated with clinical morbidity endpoints...
- Validation of the Seattle Heart Failure Model in a community-based heart failure population and enhancement by adding B-type natriuretic peptideHeidi T May
LDS Hospital, Intermountain Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Am J Cardiol 100:697-700. 2007..02). In conclusion, the SHFM predicts survival in patients with HF in a hospital-based population, with areas under the curve similar to those from data on which models were initially fit...
- Incremental survival benefit with adherence to standardized heart failure core measures: a performance evaluation study of 2958 patientsAbdallah G Kfoury
Heart Failure Prevention and Treatment Program, Intermountain Medical Center and Intermountain Healthcare, 5121 S Cottonwood Street, Murray, UT 84107, USA
J Card Fail 14:95-102. 2008..Although adherence to these HF care processes may be improving, their collective impact on survival is not yet settled...