Richard W Smalling

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Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Role of fibrinolytic therapy in the current era of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction management
    Richard W Smalling
    University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am Heart J 151:S17-23. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Early and aggressive treatment of patients with acute ST segment elevation and non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction leads to improved clinical outcomes
    Richard W Smalling
    University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 3:121-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint The level I cardiovascular center: is it time?
    Richard W Smalling
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston and The Memorial Hermann Heart Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 1:170-4. 2003
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of outcomes for patients ≥75 years of age treated with pre-hospital reduced-dose fibrinolysis followed by percutaneous coronary intervention versus percutaneous coronary intervention alone for treatment of ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Amirreza Solhpour
    University of Texas Health Science Center and Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, Texas
    Am J Cardiol 113:60-3. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Left ventricular unloading with intra-aortic counter pulsation prior to reperfusion reduces myocardial release of endothelin-1 and decreases infarction size in a porcine ischemia-reperfusion model
    John F LeDoux
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 72:513-21. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of in-hospital outcomes with low-dose fibrinolytic therapy followed by urgent percutaneous coronary intervention versus percutaneous coronary intervention alone for treatment of ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Neel S Bhatt
    Cardiology Division, University of Texas Health Science Center and Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Cardiol 111:1576-9. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of 30-day mortality and myocardial scar indices for patients treated with prehospital reduced dose fibrinolytic followed by percutaneous coronary intervention versus percutaneous coronary intervention alone for treatment of ST-elevation myocard
    Amirreza Solhpour
    Cardiology Department, University of Texas Health Science Center and Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, Texas
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 88:709-715. 2016
  8. doi request reprint Ischemic time is a better predictor than door-to-balloon time for mortality and infarct size in ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Amirreza Solhpour
    University of Texas Health Science Center and Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, Texas
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 87:1194-200. 2016
  9. doi request reprint Endothelin-1 release during the early phase of reperfusion is a mediator of myocardial reperfusion injury
    Sophie Tamareille
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cardiology 125:242-9. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Improved left ventricular unloading and circulatory support with synchronized pulsatile left ventricular assistance compared with continuous-flow left ventricular assistance in an acute porcine left ventricular failure model
    George V Letsou
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston and The Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, TX, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:1181-8. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Role of fibrinolytic therapy in the current era of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction management
    Richard W Smalling
    University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am Heart J 151:S17-23. 2006
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Early and aggressive treatment of patients with acute ST segment elevation and non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction leads to improved clinical outcomes
    Richard W Smalling
    University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 3:121-7. 2004
    ..We review important current trials that shape the practice of treatment as well as introduce a novel concept of combined prehospital administration of thrombolytics with urgent culprit artery revascularization...
  3. ncbi request reprint The level I cardiovascular center: is it time?
    Richard W Smalling
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston and The Memorial Hermann Heart Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 1:170-4. 2003
    ..It is time to validate this strategy with a randomized clinical trial, the Prehospital Administration of Thrombolytic Therapy With Urgent Culprit Artery Revascularization trial (PATCAR)...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of outcomes for patients ≥75 years of age treated with pre-hospital reduced-dose fibrinolysis followed by percutaneous coronary intervention versus percutaneous coronary intervention alone for treatment of ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Amirreza Solhpour
    University of Texas Health Science Center and Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, Texas
    Am J Cardiol 113:60-3. 2014
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Left ventricular unloading with intra-aortic counter pulsation prior to reperfusion reduces myocardial release of endothelin-1 and decreases infarction size in a porcine ischemia-reperfusion model
    John F LeDoux
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 72:513-21. 2008
    ..We tested the hypothesis that unloading the left ventricle with intra-aortic balloon counter-pulsation just prior to reperfusion provides infarct salvage compared with left ventricular (LV) unloading postreperfusion or reperfusion alone...
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of in-hospital outcomes with low-dose fibrinolytic therapy followed by urgent percutaneous coronary intervention versus percutaneous coronary intervention alone for treatment of ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Neel S Bhatt
    Cardiology Division, University of Texas Health Science Center and Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Cardiol 111:1576-9. 2013
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of 30-day mortality and myocardial scar indices for patients treated with prehospital reduced dose fibrinolytic followed by percutaneous coronary intervention versus percutaneous coronary intervention alone for treatment of ST-elevation myocard
    Amirreza Solhpour
    Cardiology Department, University of Texas Health Science Center and Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, Texas
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 88:709-715. 2016
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Ischemic time is a better predictor than door-to-balloon time for mortality and infarct size in ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Amirreza Solhpour
    University of Texas Health Science Center and Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, Texas
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 87:1194-200. 2016
    ..The focus of most studies has been D2B time, while IT is not frequently reported. We tested the hypothesis that total IT is a better predictor than D2B time for mortality and infarct size...
  9. doi request reprint Endothelin-1 release during the early phase of reperfusion is a mediator of myocardial reperfusion injury
    Sophie Tamareille
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cardiology 125:242-9. 2013
    ..We tested that endogenous ET-1 released during acute myocardial infarction might mediate ischemia/reperfusion (I/R) injury by stimulating increased intracellular calcium concentration, [Ca(2+)]i, and apoptosis...
  10. doi request reprint Improved left ventricular unloading and circulatory support with synchronized pulsatile left ventricular assistance compared with continuous-flow left ventricular assistance in an acute porcine left ventricular failure model
    George V Letsou
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston and The Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, TX, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:1181-8. 2010
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Total ischemic time: the correct focus of attention for optimal ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction care
    Ali E Denktas
    University of Texas, Health Science Center at Houston and Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, Texas, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 4:599-604. 2011
    ..This review will discuss the importance of total ischemic time in STEMI...
  12. pmc Prehospital 12-Lead Electrocardiogram within 60 Minutes Differentiates Proximal versus Nonproximal Left Anterior Descending Artery Myocardial Infarction
    Robert A Aertker
    University of Texas at Houston Medical School, Department of Internal Medicine Division of Cardiology, Houston, Texas
    West J Emerg Med 12:408-13. 2011
    ..We sought to determine if the 12 lead ECG is capable of predicting proximal LAD artery occlusions...
  13. pmc Preservation of native aortic valve flow and full hemodynamic support with the TORVAD using a computational model of the cardiovascular system
    Jeffrey R Gohean
    From the Windmill Cardiovascular Systems, Austin, Texas Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Texas Medical School at Houston and The Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, Texas and Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas
    ASAIO J 61:259-65. 2015
    ..1 mm Hg at baseline). Preservation of aortic valve flow with synchronous pulsatile support could reduce the high incidence of aortic insufficiency and valve cusp fusion reported in patients supported with continuous-flow VADs...
  14. doi request reprint Feasibility of carotid artery stenting in patients with angiographic string sign
    Colin M Barker
    University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:1104-9. 2010
    ..We describe our experience with CAS in a case series of symptomatic patients with severe carotid stenosis and angiographic SS...
  15. pmc Scaling the low-shear pulsatile TORVAD for pediatric heart failure
    Jeffrey R Gohean
    Windmill Cardiovascular Systems, Austin, Texas Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Texas Medical School at Houston and The Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, Texas Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas
    ASAIO J . 2016
    ..The iterative computational approach established provides a methodology for developing a TORVAD platform technology with various device sizes for supporting the circulation of infants to adults...
  16. doi request reprint Reduced-dose fibrinolytic acceleration of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction treatment coupled with urgent percutaneous coronary intervention compared to primary percutaneous coronary intervention alone results of the AMICO (Alliance for Myocardia
    Ali E Denktas
    University of Texas Medical School and Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 1:504-10. 2008
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair of abdominal aneurysms: Is this the method of choice?
    Blaithnead Mary Murtagh
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Medical School Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Med Sci 330:184-91. 2005
    ..The prevalence of abdominal aneurysms has increased due to the aging population, and endovascular repair has developed into an effective, less invasive treatment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous transcatheter coil embolization of two coronary fistulas originating from the left main ostium and left anterior descending artery
    Fernando Boccalandro
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 57:221-3. 2002
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of intracardiac echocardiography versus transesophageal echocardiography guidance for percutaneous transcatheter closure of atrial septal defect
    Fernando Boccalandro
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Medical School Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:437-40. 2004
    ..ICE is associated with decreased procedure length while eliminating the risks of endotracheal or esophageal intubation and general anesthesia...
  20. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Rotational aortogram with three-dimensional reconstruction in a case of celiac artery stenosis
    Fernando Boccalandro
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical School, 6431 Fannin St, MSB 1 246, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    Circulation 108:2153. 2003
  21. ncbi request reprint Oral acetylcysteine does not protect renal function from moderate to high doses of intravenous radiographic contrast
    Fernando Boccalandro
    University of Texas Medical School and Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas 77 30, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 58:336-41. 2003
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Combined cutting balloon angioplasty and intracoronary beta radiation for treatment of in-stent restenosis: clinical outcomes and effect of pullback radiation for long lesions
    Ali Moustapha
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Houston Medical School and Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 57:325-9. 2002
    ..In addition, pullback beta radiation using the Beta Cath (Novoste) 30 mm system is safe and can be used to treat long ISR lesions effectively. Further randomized trials are needed to confirm these findings...
  23. ncbi request reprint Superiority of endovascular grafts compared to bare metal stents with transstent coil embolization for endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in patients at high risk for surgery
    Fernando Boccalandro
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Medical School and Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 64:283-90. 2005
    ..In high-risk patients with AAA, the use of endografts was superior compared to uncovered stents with transstent coil embolization for endovascular repair...
  24. ncbi request reprint Interatrial defect sizing by intracardiac and transesophageal echocardiography compared with fluoroscopic measurements in patients undergoing percutaneous transcatheter closure
    Fernando Boccalandro
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Medical School Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 62:415-20. 2004
    ..001) and minimal positive bias toward the echocardiographic measurements. Both TEE and ICE are excellent methods of interatrial defect sizing when compared with quantitative fluoroscopic measurements...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cavernous hemangioma of the foot and antecubital fossa: an alternative therapeutic option
    Edward G Baptista
    University of Texas Houston Medical School and Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 58:527-31. 2003
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case report of treatment of cavernous hemangioma involving the extremities using an angiographically directed vascular embolization technique...
  26. ncbi request reprint Analysis of emboli during carotid stenting with distal protection device
    Chin I Chen
    Stroke Treatment Team, University of Texas, Houston, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 21:223-8. 2006
    ..Our goal was to apply this technology to initially characterize emboli detected during carotid stenting with distal protection...
  27. ncbi request reprint Initial report of percutaneous right ventricular assist for right ventricular shock secondary to right ventricular infarction
    Gregory M Giesler
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center and Memorial Herman Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, Texas, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 68:263-6. 2006
    ..Further evaluation is warranted to evaluate the potential benefits of such a device as well as optimal timing of initiation of RV support...
  28. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of coil embolization of the septal perforator for septal ablation in patients with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
    Israel Guerrero
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical School at Houston and Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, Texas, US
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 88:971-977. 2016
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Approaches to correct device malposition in percutaneous PFO closure: anatomical and technical implications
    Andreas Muench
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas, Houston Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 64:338-44. 2005
    ..Anatomical and technical considerations and the role of intracardiac ultrasound are discussed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale guided by intracardiac echocardiography and performed through the transfemoral approach in the presence of previously placed inferior vena cava filters: a case series
    Hany Awadalla
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Houston, Texas 77225, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 63:242-6. 2004
    ..The patients were not initially considered suitable candidates for the procedure because of risk of dislodgment of previously implanted inferior vena cava filter...
  31. ncbi request reprint Difficult retrieval of the EPI Filterwire with a 5 French FR4 coronary catheter following carotid stenting
    Rick P Ganim
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Houston Medical School, and Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 67:309-11. 2006
    ..The deployment and retrieval of these devices, however, can be problematic. We describe a case where a 5 Fr FR4 coronary catheter was used to retrieve an EPI Filterwire device following carotid stenting...
  32. ncbi request reprint Renal artery compromise treated percutaneously in a patient with chronic aortic dissection: a case report
    Hany M Awadalla
    Department of Medicine, University of Texas Medical School and Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas 77225, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 61:445-9. 2004
    ..The left renal artery was successfully dilated and stented, with prompt resolution of the patient's hypertension...
  33. doi request reprint Traditional Sternotomy Versus Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement in Patients Stratified by Ejection Fraction
    Tom C Nguyen
    From the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Memorial Hermann Hospital, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, TX USA Structural Heart and Valve Center, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA USA Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Memorial Hermann Hospital, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Heart and Vascular Institute, Houston, TX USA Department Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, TX USA and Department of Cardiac Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL USA
    Innovations (Phila) . 2017
    ..The role of traditional median sternotomy aortic valve replacement (SAVR) compared with minimally invasive aortic valve replacement (MIAVR) in this cohort remains incompletely understood...
  34. ncbi request reprint Risk of bleeding complications is not increased in patients undergoing rescue versus primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction
    Keith Ellis
    From the University of Texas Health Sciences Center and Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas
    J Interv Cardiol 18:361-5. 2005
    ..OBJECTIVEs: The primary objective of this study was to evaluate MBC associated with primary and rescue PCI and how timing to revascularization affects this variable...
  35. doi request reprint Left ventricular unloading before reperfusion reduces endothelin-1 release and calcium overload in porcine myocardial infarction
    Sophie Tamareille
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Texas at Houston Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:343-51. 2008
    ..However, the biologic mechanisms of infarct salvage in unloaded hearts subjected to ischemia/reperfusion remain undefined...
  36. ncbi request reprint Catheter-induced dissection of the left main coronary artery with and without extension to the aortic root: a report of two cases and a review of the literature
    Hany Awadalla
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas at Houston, 6431 Fannin, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 17:253-7. 2004
    ..In the first case, the aortic root was involved in the dissection process, and stenting of the entry point did not halt the progression of dissection. In the second case, the dissection did not involve the aortic root...
  37. ncbi request reprint Vascular access site complications with the use of closure devices in patients treated with platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors during rescue angioplasty
    Fernando Boccalandro
    Cardiology Division, University of Texas Medical School and Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 63:284-9. 2004
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint The use of brachytherapy to treat renal artery in-stent restenosis
    Keith Ellis
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, The University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 18:49-54. 2005
    ..This is the strategy that has been suggested and used by a number of operators. This case report describes two examples of renal artery in-stent restenosis treated with angioplasty and brachytherapy...
  39. ncbi request reprint Abciximab administration and clinical outcomes after percutaneous intervention for in-stent restenosis
    Ali Moustapha
    University of Texas Medical School at Houston and Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 56:184-7. 2002
    ..Randomized trials are needed to identify the role of platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors in the management of in-stent restenosis...
  40. ncbi request reprint Mechanical left ventricular unloading prior to reperfusion reduces infarct size in a canine infarction model
    Hela Achour
    Division of Cardiology, University of Texas at Houston Medical School and Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 64:182-92. 2005
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Prehospital Fibrinolysis in concert with rapid PCI. Clinical trial shows promising results for use of clot-dissolving agents in the field
    David E Persse
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Texas Medical School, USA
    JEMS 33:74-88. 2008
  42. ncbi request reprint The dilemma of success: percutaneous coronary interventions in patients > or = 75 years of age-successful but associated with higher vascular complications and cardiac mortality
    Abid R Assali
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Rabin Medical Center, Petach Tikva and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 59:195-9. 2003
    ..9; 95% CI = 1.3-11.5; P = 0.015). Although PCI is technically successful in patients aged > or = 75 years; it is associated with more acute cardiac and vascular complications and higher in-hospital cardiac mortality...
  43. ncbi request reprint Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease Conference: Writing Group VI: revascularization
    Michael A Bettmann
    Circulation 109:2643-50. 2004
  44. ncbi request reprint Reperfusion strategies in the emergency treatment of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    W Frank Peacock
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 25:353-66. 2007
    ..Protocols should be regularly reviewed to accommodate changes in clinical practice arising from ongoing clinical trials...
  45. ncbi request reprint Pre-hospital reduced-dose fibrinolysis coupled with urgent percutaneous coronary intervention reduces time to reperfusion and improves angiographic perfusion score compared with prehospital fibrinolysis alone or primary percutaneous coronary intervention:
    Richard W Smalling
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:1612-4. 2007
  46. pmc Brugada syndrome in a black man with seizures and urinary incontinence
    Asif Ali
    Tex Heart Inst J 33:273-4. 2006
  47. ncbi request reprint Acute coronary syndrome may occur with in-stent restenosis and is associated with adverse outcomes (the PRESTO trial)
    Abid R Assali
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Cardiol 98:729-33. 2006
    ..66, 95% confidence interval 1.27 to 2.18, p <0.001). In conclusion, an ACS presentation in patients with ISR is associated with a higher incidence of recurrent adverse cardiovascular events and angiographic restenosis...
  48. ncbi request reprint Drug-eluting stents for acute myocardial infarction
    H Vernon Anderson
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1931-3. 2007
  49. ncbi request reprint Intravascular photoacoustic imaging using an IVUS imaging catheter
    Shriram Sethuraman
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 54:978-86. 2007
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Development of systems of care for ST-elevation myocardial infarction patients: the physician perspective
    Mark Sanz
    Circulation 116:e39-42. 2007
  51. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous left ventricular assist devices in acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock
    Holger Thiele
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiology, University of Leipzig Heart Center, Strümpellstr 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany
    Eur Heart J 28:2057-63. 2007
    ..This review reports the current experience of percutaneous LVAD in CS complicating AMI...
  52. pmc Remote temperature estimation in intravascular photoacoustic imaging
    Shriram Sethuraman
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Ultrasound Med Biol 34:299-308. 2008
    ..Furthermore, the analysis based on the Arrhenius thermal damage model indicates no thermal injury in the arterial tissue, suggesting the safety of IVPA imaging...