Francois Haddad

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Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Giant coronary aneurysms in heart transplantation: an unusual presentation of cardiac allograft vasculopathy
    Francois Haddad
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:1367-70. 2006
  2. doi Right ventricular dysfunction predicts poor outcome following hemodynamically compromising rejection
    Francois Haddad
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94305 5406, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:312-9. 2009
  3. doi A novel non-invasive method of estimating pulmonary vascular resistance in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Francois Haddad
    Stanford University, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304 5715, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:523-9. 2009
  4. doi Right ventricular function in cardiovascular disease, part II: pathophysiology, clinical importance, and management of right ventricular failure
    Francois Haddad
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, 770 Welch Rd, Ste 400, Palo Alto, CA 94304 5715, USA
    Circulation 117:1717-31. 2008
  5. doi Right ventricular function in cardiovascular disease, part I: Anatomy, physiology, aging, and functional assessment of the right ventricle
    Francois Haddad
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, 770 Welch Rd, Suite 400, Palo Alto, CA 94304 5715, USA
    Circulation 117:1436-48. 2008
  6. ncbi Pulmonary nocardiosis in a heart transplant patient: case report and review of the literature
    Francois Haddad
    Heart Failure, Heart Transplant and Pulmonary Hypertension Service, Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, California 94304 5715, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:93-7. 2007
  7. doi Clinical and functional correlates of early microvascular dysfunction after heart transplantation
    Francois Haddad
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 5:759-68. 2012
  8. doi Characteristics and outcome after hospitalization for acute right heart failure in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Francois Haddad
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 4:692-9. 2011
  9. doi Impact of Septal Reduction on Left Atrial Size and Diastole in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    Gherardo Finocchiaro
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
    Echocardiography 33:686-94. 2016
  10. doi Latent obstruction and left atrial size are predictors of clinical deterioration leading to septal reduction in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    Gherardo Finocchiaro
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California Electronic address
    J Card Fail 20:236-43. 2014

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Publications55

  1. ncbi Giant coronary aneurysms in heart transplantation: an unusual presentation of cardiac allograft vasculopathy
    Francois Haddad
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:1367-70. 2006
    ..We report 2 cases of cardiac allograft vasculopathy associated with giant coronary aneurysms. To our knowledge, these are the first reported cases of spontaneous giant coronary aneurysms in heart transplant recipients...
  2. doi Right ventricular dysfunction predicts poor outcome following hemodynamically compromising rejection
    Francois Haddad
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94305 5406, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:312-9. 2009
    ..Right ventricular (RV) function is a strong predictor of outcome in patients with heart failure and myocarditis. The objective of the current study is to determine whether RV dysfunction predicts event-free survival in patients with HCR...
  3. doi A novel non-invasive method of estimating pulmonary vascular resistance in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Francois Haddad
    Stanford University, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304 5715, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:523-9. 2009
    ....
  4. doi Right ventricular function in cardiovascular disease, part II: pathophysiology, clinical importance, and management of right ventricular failure
    Francois Haddad
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, 770 Welch Rd, Ste 400, Palo Alto, CA 94304 5715, USA
    Circulation 117:1717-31. 2008
  5. doi Right ventricular function in cardiovascular disease, part I: Anatomy, physiology, aging, and functional assessment of the right ventricle
    Francois Haddad
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, 770 Welch Rd, Suite 400, Palo Alto, CA 94304 5715, USA
    Circulation 117:1436-48. 2008
  6. ncbi Pulmonary nocardiosis in a heart transplant patient: case report and review of the literature
    Francois Haddad
    Heart Failure, Heart Transplant and Pulmonary Hypertension Service, Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, California 94304 5715, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:93-7. 2007
    ..We also review the differences between Pneumocystis jiroveci prophylaxis regimens with respect to concomitant prophylaxis of Nocardia and other opportunistic infections...
  7. doi Clinical and functional correlates of early microvascular dysfunction after heart transplantation
    Francois Haddad
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 5:759-68. 2012
    ..The objective of the study was to determine the risk factors and functional correlates associated with early microvascular dysfunction in heart transplant recipients...
  8. doi Characteristics and outcome after hospitalization for acute right heart failure in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Francois Haddad
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 4:692-9. 2011
    ....
  9. doi Impact of Septal Reduction on Left Atrial Size and Diastole in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    Gherardo Finocchiaro
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
    Echocardiography 33:686-94. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the consequences of septal reduction on LA size and diastolic function in a cohort of patients with HCM...
  10. doi Latent obstruction and left atrial size are predictors of clinical deterioration leading to septal reduction in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    Gherardo Finocchiaro
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California Electronic address
    J Card Fail 20:236-43. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the role of exercise echocardiography in the evaluation of latent obstruction and in predicting clinical deterioration in HCM patients...
  11. doi Changing trends in infectious disease in heart transplantation
    Francois Haddad
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:306-15. 2010
    ..This study presents a historical perspective of the changing trends of infectious disease after heart transplantation...
  12. doi Angina associated with left main coronary artery compression in pulmonary hypertension
    Vinicio A de Jesus Perez
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:527-30. 2009
    ..Given the negative impact on cardiac function, prompt diagnosis and treatment of extrinsic LMCA compression should be considered a priority...
  13. doi Investigating the value of right heart echocardiographic metrics for detection of pulmonary hypertension in patients with advanced lung disease
    Myriam Amsallem
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging . 2017
    ..This study highlights the frequency of right heart enlargement and dysfunction in ALD irrespectively from presence of PH, therefore limiting their use for detection of PH...
  14. pmc How does morphology impact on diastolic function in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy? A single centre experience
    Gherardo Finocchiaro
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    BMJ Open 4:e004814. 2014
    ..It is unclear if morphology impacts on diastole in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM). We sought to determine the relationship between various parameters of diastolic function and morphology in a large HCM cohort...
  15. doi Incidence, correlates, and consequences of acute kidney injury in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension hospitalized with acute right-side heart failure
    Francois Haddad
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Card Fail 17:533-9. 2011
    ..Though much is known about the prognostic influence of acute kidney injury (AKI) in left-side heart failure, much less is known about AKI in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH)...
  16. ncbi Challenging the complementarity of different metrics of left atrial function: insight from a cardiomyopathy-based study
    Yukari Kobayashi
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging . 2016
    ..Left ventricular (LV) strain provides incremental values to LV ejection fraction (LVEF) in predicting outcome. We sought to investigate if similar relationship is observed between left atrial (LA) emptying fraction and LA strain...
  17. pmc Efficacy of CD34+ Stem Cell Therapy in Nonischemic Dilated Cardiomyopathy Is Absent in Patients With Diabetes but Preserved in Patients With Insulin Resistance
    Bojan Vrtovec
    Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation Center, Ljubljana University Medical Centre, Ljubljana, Slovenia Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Stem Cells Transl Med 5:632-8. 2016
    ..034). Transendocardial CD34(+) cell therapy appears to be ineffective in DCM patients with diabetes. IR was associated with improved CD34(+) stem cell mobilization and a preserved clinical response to cell therapy...
  18. doi Addressing the Controversy of Estimating Pulmonary Arterial Pressure by Echocardiography
    Myriam Amsallem
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California Electronic address
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 29:93-102. 2016
    ....
  19. doi Regional right ventricular dysfunction in acute pulmonary embolism: relationship with clot burden and biomarker profile
    Mirela Tuzovic
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 32:389-98. 2016
    ..73%, p = 0.88). RRVD showed good concordance between readers (87%). RRVD is associated with an increased clot burden in acute PE and is more prevalent among patients with moderate-to-severe RV enlargement and dysfunction...
  20. doi Prevalence and prognostic role of right ventricular involvement in stress-induced cardiomyopathy
    Gherardo Finocchiaro
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, St George s University of London, London, England Electronic address
    J Card Fail 21:419-25. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the incidence and clinical significance of right ventricular (RV) involvement in SCM...
  21. doi Septal curvature is marker of hemodynamic, anatomical, and electromechanical ventricular interdependence in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Francois Haddad
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California
    Echocardiography 31:699-707. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the factors independently associated with septal curvature in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH)...
  22. doi Unexplained double-chambered left ventricle associated with contracting right ventricular aneurysm and right atrial enlargement
    Gherardo Finocchiaro
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
    Echocardiography 31:E80-4. 2014
    ..We will discuss the differential diagnosis, genetic testing and possible prognostic implications. ..
  23. doi Race differences in ventricular remodeling and function among college football players
    Francois Haddad
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 112:128-34. 2013
    ..Ventricular mass increases proportionally to volume in white players but not in black players...
  24. doi Immunologic Network and Response to Intramyocardial CD34+ Stem Cell Therapy in Patients With Dilated Cardiomyopathy
    Francois Haddad
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, Stanford, California Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation Center, University Medical Center, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    J Card Fail 21:572-82. 2015
    ..Our objective was to determine whether baseline differences in circulating immunologic and nonimmunologic biomarkers may help to identify patients more likely to respond to intramyocardial injection of CD34(+)-based SCT...
  25. doi Cardiopulmonary responses and prognosis in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: a potential role for comprehensive noninvasive hemodynamic assessment
    Gherardo Finocchiaro
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford, California St George s University of London, London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    JACC Heart Fail 3:408-18. 2015
    ....
  26. doi Comparison of left ventricular manual versus automated derived longitudinal strain: implications for clinical practice and research
    Yukari Kobayashi
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive Room H2170, Stanford, CA, 94305, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 32:429-37. 2016
    ..6 and 4.9 for endocardial and mid-wall software-LS(a), respectively. Manual-LS appears to be as reproducible as software-LS; this may be of value especially when global strain is the metric of interest...
  27. pmc Right Heart Score for Predicting Outcome in Idiopathic, Familial, or Drug- and Toxin-Associated Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
    Francois Haddad
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University and Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, Palo Alto, California Electronic address
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 8:627-38. 2015
    ..This study sought to determine whether a simple score combining indexes of right ventricular (RV) function and right atrial (RA) size would offer good discrimination of outcome in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH)...
  28. doi Effects of transendocardial CD34+ cell transplantation in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy
    Gregor Poglajen
    From the Department of Cardiology, Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation Center G P, G Z, B V, Department of Hematology M S, P C, and Department of Cardiovascular Surgery I K, University Medical Center Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia National Blood Transfusion Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia M C and Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA F H, J C W, B V
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 7:552-9. 2014
    ..We investigated the effects of transendocardial CD34(+) cell transplantation in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy...
  29. pmc Epoprostenol-associated pneumonitis: diagnostic use of a T-cell proliferation assay
    Kristina T Kudelko
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:1071-5. 2010
    ..There was no significant proliferation to any drug in the healthy control. Hence, a drug T-cell proliferation assay confirmed that epoprostenol can rarely incite a profound inflammatory response in the pulmonary interstitium...
  30. pmc Exercise Strain Echocardiography in Patients With a Hemodynamically Significant Myocardial Bridge Assessed by Physiological Study
    Yukari Kobayashi
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA Y K, J A T, Y K, M A, S T, R Y, I S R, F H, I S Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, Stanford, CA Y K, J A T, Y K, M A, S T, R Y, I S R, F H, I S
    J Am Heart Assoc 4:. 2015
    ..The physiological consequences of MB on ventricular function during stress have not been well established...
  31. doi Gender differences in ventricular remodeling and function in college athletes, insights from lean body mass scaling and deformation imaging
    Geneviève Giraldeau
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, Stanford, California
    Am J Cardiol 116:1610-6. 2015
    ..In conclusion, gender-related differences in ventricular dimensions or function (stroke volume) appear less marked, if not absent, when indexing using LBM allometrically...
  32. doi Prevalence and clinical correlates of right ventricular dysfunction in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    Gherardo Finocchiaro
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 113:361-7. 2014
    ..RV dysfunction based on the TAPSE was independently associated with an increased likelihood of death or transplantation. ..
  33. doi Comparison of transendocardial and intracoronary CD34+ cell transplantation in patients with nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Bojan Vrtovec
    Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation Center B V, G P, Department of Nuclear Medicine L L, A s, and Department of Hematology M S, P C, University Medical Center Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia National Blood Transfusion Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia D D Methodist DeBakey Heart Center, Houston, TX G T A Stanford Cardiovascular Institute F H, J C W and Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology B V, F H, J C W, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
    Circulation 128:S42-9. 2013
    ..In an open-label blinded study, we compared intracoronary and transendocardial CD34(+) cell transplantation in patients with nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy...
  34. pmc The intersection of genes and environment: development of pulmonary arterial hypertension in a patient with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia and stimulant exposure
    Estela Ayala
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Chest 141:1598-600. 2012
    ..This case highlights the paradigm of PAH development after environmental exposure in a genetically susceptible host...
  35. doi The changing face of heart transplantation
    Sharon A Hunt
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 94305, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:587-98. 2008
    ..Topics that will be covered in this review include the changing patient population as well as recent advances in transplantation immunology, organ preservation, allograft vasculopathy, and immune tolerance...
  36. doi Pulmonary hypertension associated with left heart disease: characteristics, emerging concepts, and treatment strategies
    Francois Haddad
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford School of Medicine, CA 94305, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 54:154-67. 2011
    ..Unloading the left ventricle with circulatory support may also reverse severe PH in patients with end-stage heart failure allowing candidacy to heart transplantation...
  37. doi Pearls and pitfalls in managing right heart failure in cardiac surgery
    Francois Haddad
    aDepartment of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA bDepartment of Anesthesiology and Division of Critical Care, Montreal Heart Institute, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada cDepartment of Thoracic Surgery, Marie Lannelongue Surgical Center, University of Paris South, Paris, France
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 29:68-79. 2016
    ..To review the recent insights in the evaluation and management of perioperative (RHF)...
  38. pmc Relationship between echocardiographic and magnetic resonance derived measures of right ventricular size and function in patients with pulmonary hypertension
    Hadas Shiran
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California Electronic address
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 27:405-12. 2014
    ..Transthoracic echocardiographic (TTE) imaging is the mainstay of clinical practice for evaluating right ventricular (RV) size and function, but its accuracy in patients with pulmonary hypertension has not been well validated...
  39. doi [Tratamiento basado en la evidencia de la insuficiencia cardiaca derecha: una revisión sistemática de un campo empírico]
    Mehdi Skhiri
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, United States
    Rev Esp Cardiol (Engl Ed) 63:451-71. 2010
    ..Emerging new therapies, such as metabolic modulators, and the perils and pitfalls of managing right heart failure are also discussed in the article. ..
  40. doi Right ventricular failure: a novel era of targeted therapy
    Dipanjan Banerjee
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Falk Cardiovascular Research Building, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Curr Heart Fail Rep 7:202-11. 2010
    ..We also suggest future potential molecular targets that may be unique to the RV because they are upregulated in RV hypertrophy greater than in LV hypertrophy...
  41. ncbi Management strategies for patients with pulmonary hypertension in the intensive care unit
    Roham T Zamanian
    Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:2037-50. 2007
    ....
  42. doi Impact and pitfalls of scaling of left ventricular and atrial structure in population-based studies
    Tatiana Kuznetsova
    aKU Leuven Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, The Research Unit of Hypertension and Cardiovascular Epidemiology, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium bDivision of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA cDepartment of Medicine, University of Padova, Italy dFirst Department of Cardiology, Interventional Electrocardiology and Hypertension, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland eInstitute of Internal and Preventive Medicine and Novosibirsk State Medical University, Novosibirsk, Russian Federation fDepartment of Hypertension and Diabetology, Hypertension Unit, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    J Hypertens 34:1186-94. 2016
    ....
  43. pmc Right heart imaging in patients with heart failure: a tale of two ventricles
    Myriam Amsallem
    aDivision of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA bResearch Unit Hypertension and Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium cDepartment of Medical Imaging, Toronto General Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario dDepartment of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Division, Centre hospitalier de l Université de Montréal and Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Curr Opin Cardiol 31:469-82. 2016
    ..The purpose is to describe the recent advances made in imaging of the right heart, including deformation imaging, tissue, and flow characterization by MRI, and molecular imaging...
  44. doi Impact of insulin resistance on ventricular function in pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Nathan W Brunner
    Vera Moulton Wall Center for Pulmonary Vascular Disease, Stanford, California Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
    J Heart Lung Transplant 33:721-6. 2014
    ..We prospectively investigated the clinical, laboratory, hemodynamic, and echocardiographic characteristics of insulin-sensitive (IS) and IR patients with PAH...
  45. doi Comparison of aortic root diameter to left ventricular outflow diameter versus body surface area in patients with marfan syndrome
    Hadas Shiran
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 110:1518-22. 2012
    ..In conclusion, an internal cardiovascular reference, the left ventricular outflow tract diameter, can improve the diagnosis of aortic disease and might provide a better reference for the degree of abnormality...
  46. doi Cardiac paraganglioma: diagnostic and surgical challenges
    Jennie L Huo
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Card Surg 27:178-82. 2012
    ..In this case review, we discuss the challenges associated with the diagnosis and management of cardiac paragangliomas...
  47. pmc Endothelial progenitor cells in cardiovascular disease and chronic inflammation: from biomarker to therapeutic agent
    Johannes C Grisar
    Department of Medicine, Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Stanford School of Medicine, 265 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305 5454, USA
    Biomark Med 5:731-44. 2011
    ..We will also review the challenges in the field of endothelial progenitor cell-based therapy...
  48. doi The concept of ventricular reserve in heart failure and pulmonary hypertension: an old metric that brings us one step closer in our quest for prediction
    Francois Haddad
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Falk Cardiovascular Research Center, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 26:123-31. 2011
    ..Ventricular reserve is the term used to describe the extent of increase or change in ventricular function that occurs during exercise or pharmacological stress (typically with dobutamine)...
  49. doi New insights for the diagnosis and management of right ventricular failure, from molecular imaging to targeted right ventricular therapy
    Francois Haddad
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94305, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 25:131-40. 2010
    ..Here, we review new insights on the pathophysiology, assessment and management of right ventricular failure...
  50. doi Expression of specific inflammasome gene modules stratifies older individuals into two extreme clinical and immunological states
    David Furman
    Institute for Immunity, Transplantation and Infection, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Nat Med . 2017
    ..Thus, targeting inflammasome components may ameliorate chronic inflammation and various other age-associated conditions...
  51. doi Heart-lung vs. double-lung transplantation for idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Charles Hill
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Clin Transplant 29:1067-75. 2015
    ..827; 95% CI 1.018-3.279). In IPAH patients, the overall survival after HLT or DLT is comparable. HLT may provide improved outcomes in critically ill IPAH patients admitted to the ICU at time of transplantation. ..
  52. pmc Diagnosis and management of pulmonary hypertension associated with left ventricular diastolic dysfunction
    Vinicio A de Jesus Perez
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, USA
    Pulm Circ 2:163-9. 2012
    ..Determination of the optimal diagnostic and treatment strategies for this form of PH should be the goal of future studies...
  53. doi The efficacy of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in heart transplant recipients: results from a multicenter registry
    Vivian W Tsai
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 2:197-201. 2009
    ..This study sought to determine whether ICDs are effective in preventing sudden cardiac death in high-risk heart transplant recipients...
  54. doi Review of heart-lung transplantation at Stanford
    Tobias Deuse
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:329-37. 2010
    ..Further options to treat infections and strategies to control bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome, the main causes of early and long-term mortality, respectively, are required to achieve routine long-term survival...
  55. ncbi Active bacterial myocarditis: a case report and review of the literature
    Francois Haddad
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, SUA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:745-9. 2007
    ..We present a case of acute Listeria monocytogenes myocarditis in an immunocompetent patient and highlight the challenges in the diagnosis and treatment of bacterial myocarditis...