Ramin Ebrahimi

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of valvular abnormalities in patients who were referred for echocardiographic examination with a primary diagnosis of "heart murmur"
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona Medical Center, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Echocardiography 24:447-51. 2007
  9. 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
  10. doi request reprint Accurate detection of metabolically active "brown" and "white" adipose tissues with computed tomography
    Naser Ahmadi
    Greater Los Angeles Veterans Administration Medical Center, UCLA School of Medicine, 11301 Wilshire Blvd, Cardiology Section, Los Angeles, CA 90073 Captain James Lovell Federal Health Care Center, Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL Electronic address
    Acad Radiol 20:1443-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. 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. ..
  2. 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...
  3. 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
    ....
  4. 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
    ....
  5. 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...
  6. 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)...
  7. 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of valvular abnormalities in patients who were referred for echocardiographic examination with a primary diagnosis of "heart murmur"
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona Medical Center, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Echocardiography 24:447-51. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of valvular abnormalities in such patients...
  9. 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...
  10. doi request reprint Accurate detection of metabolically active "brown" and "white" adipose tissues with computed tomography
    Naser Ahmadi
    Greater Los Angeles Veterans Administration Medical Center, UCLA School of Medicine, 11301 Wilshire Blvd, Cardiology Section, Los Angeles, CA 90073 Captain James Lovell Federal Health Care Center, Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL Electronic address
    Acad Radiol 20:1443-7. 2013
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  11. 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint Electrical storm: case series and review of management
    Uma N Srivatsa
    Department of Cardiology, West Los Angeles VA Medical Center and Department of Cardiology, Olive View Medical Center, Sylmar, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 8:237-46. 2003
    ..The management of electrical storm is discussed, and evolving literature supporting the routine use of intravenous amiodarone and beta-blockers in place of intravenous lidocaine is critically examined...
  13. 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...
  14. 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
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  15. 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...
  16. doi request reprint Coronary artery bifurcation lesions: a review and update on classification and interventional techniques
    Mohammad Reza Movahed
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 9:263-8. 2008
    ..The goal of this article is to update and review current schemes of coronary artery bifurcation lesion classifications and interventional techniques...
  17. ncbi request reprint Ventricular fibrillation resulting from acute right ventricular infarction from isolated occlusion of a right ventricular branch artery
    Kirk Y Chang
    Greater Los Angeles VA Medical Center, CA 90037, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 8:5-8. 2003
    ..This case highlights the point that despite its benign clinical appearance and preserved left ventricular function, necrosis of right ventricular tissue can have life-threatening consequences...
  18. 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)...