Daniel M Kolansky
Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
- Acute coronary syndromes: morbidity, mortality, and pharmacoeconomic burdenDaniel M Kolansky
Department of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 9 Gates W, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Am J Manag Care 15:S36-41. 2009..By evaluating the predictors of optimal medical therapy and mortality post-discharge, healthcare providers involved in the managed care play a key role in providing efficient, safe, and cost-effective ACS treatment...
- FilterWire distal embolic protection device for vein graft stenting: initial single-center experienceDaniel M Kolansky
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Clin Cardiol 28:556-60. 2005..The FilterWire distal embolic protection device has recently been approved as an adjunct to SVG intervention. We report here our initial experience in a single center in 30 consecutive patients using this device in SVG stenting...
- Longitudinal evaluation and assessment of cardiovascular disease in patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemiaDaniel M Kolansky
Cardiovascular Medicine Division, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Am J Cardiol 102:1438-43. 2008..Careful coronary and valvular surveillance strategies and coronary revascularization when appropriate are also warranted in this high-risk population...
- Comparison of invasive and noninvasive assessment of aortic stenosis severity in the elderlyZachary M Gertz
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Circ Cardiovasc Interv 5:406-14. 2012..Accurate assessment of AVA is crucial to determine which patients are appropriate candidates for aortic valve replacement...
- "Double wire" angio-seal closure technique after balloon aortic valvuloplastyQuang T Bui
Cardiovascular Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:488-92. 2010..To report the feasibility of a collagen-mediated closure device using a modified Angio-Seal closure technique for access site management following percutaneous balloon aortic valvuloplasty (BAV)...
- Right ventricular dysfunction after resuscitation predicts poor outcomes in cardiac arrest patients independent of left ventricular functionVimal Ramjee
Cardiovascular Medicine Division, Department of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, United States Electronic address
Resuscitation 96:186-91. 2015..We aimed to determine whether post-arrest right ventricular (RV) dysfunction predicts worse survival and poor neurologic outcome in cardiac arrest patients, independent of LV dysfunction...
- One-year clinical outcomes of protected and unprotected left main coronary artery stentingMichael P Kelley
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, University Health System, 9 Gates, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Eur Heart J 24:1554-9. 2003..To evaluate outcomes for left main coronary artery (LMCA) stenting and compare results between protected (left coronary grafted) and unprotected LMCA stenting in the current bare-metal stent era...
- Inhibition of microsomal triglyceride transfer protein in familial hypercholesterolemiaMarina Cuchel
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
N Engl J Med 356:148-56. 2007..Inhibition of the microsomal triglyceride transfer protein may be effective in reducing cholesterol levels in these patients...
- Practical implementation of therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrestDavid F Gaieski
Department of Emergency Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Ground Ravdin, Philadelphia, PA19104, USA
Hosp Pract (1995) 37:71-83. 2009..However, clearly delineated instructions for how to induce, maintain, and conclude TH have not been published in a codified format...
- Comparison of degree of platelet inhibition by abciximab versus tirofiban in patients with unstable angina pectoris and non-Q-wave myocardial infarction undergoing percutaneous coronary interventionHoward C Herrmann
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
Am J Cardiol 89:1293-7. 2002
- Early goal-directed hemodynamic optimization combined with therapeutic hypothermia in comatose survivors of out-of-hospital cardiac arrestDavid F Gaieski
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Resuscitation 80:418-24. 2009..Due to the similarities between the post-cardiac arrest state and severe sepsis, it has been postulated that early goal-directed hemodyamic optimization (EGDHO) combined with TH would improve outcome of comatose cardiac arrest survivors...
- Bioresorbable Scaffolds for Coronary Artery DiseaseAshwin Nathan
Cardiovascular Medicine Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Perelman Center, South Tower, 11th Floor, 3400 Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
Curr Cardiol Rep 19:5. 2017..The purpose of this review is to present an overview of the recent evidence regarding the use of bioresorbable scaffolds in percutaneous coronary intervention...
- Long-term clinical results of microsomal triglyceride transfer protein inhibitor use in a patient with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemiaAnna Raper
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
J Clin Lipidol 9:107-12. 2015....
- Complete deficiency of the low-density lipoprotein receptor is associated with increased apolipoprotein B-100 productionJohn S Millar
Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 644 BRB II III, 421 Curie Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 25:560-5. 2005..We addressed the role of the low-density lipoprotein (LDL) receptor in determining clearance rates and production rate (PR) of apolipoprotein B (apoB) in humans...
- Focal myocarditis mimicking acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction: diagnosis using cardiac magnetic resonance imagingJeffrey M Testani
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Tex Heart Inst J 33:256-9. 2006..The diagnosis of acute myocarditis was eventually confirmed with use of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging...
- Transradial Versus Transfemoral Access in Patients Undergoing Rescue Percutaneous Coronary Intervention After Fibrinolytic TherapyMitul B Kadakia
Cardiovascular Medicine Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
JACC Cardiovasc Interv 8:1868-76. 2015....
- Initial clinical predictors of significant coronary lesions after resuscitation from cardiac arrestMariana R Gonzalez
1 Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Resuscitation Science, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Ther Hypothermia Temp Manag 2:73-7. 2012..Normal initial troponin values and younger age did not exclude clinically relevant lesions postarrest. ..
- Emergency mitral valve replacement in the octogenarianJoseph H Gorman
Department of Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 76:269-71. 2003..Some would consider such a clinical situation in an octogenarian futile and, in the current era of health care cost containment, a potential waste of resources. We present two such cases with successful outcomes...
- Treatment of familial hypercholesterolemia: is there a need beyond statin therapy?Anna Raper
Institute of Translational Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3600 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Curr Atheroscler Rep 14:11-6. 2012..We conclude that there is a need beyond statins for patients with FH, especially in cases of statin intolerance, and when even the highest doses of statin do not get patients to goal cholesterol levels...
- Triple-lumen peripherally inserted central catheter in patients in the critical care unit: prospective evaluationScott O Trerotola
Department of Radiology, Division of Interventional Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 1 Silverstein, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Radiology 256:312-20. 2010..To prospectively evaluate outcomes associated with use of a triple-lumen (TL) peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) in the intensive care unit (ICU) setting...
- Inverted-Takotsubo pattern cardiomyopathy secondary to pheochromocytoma: a clinical case and literature reviewStephen Kim
Department of Medicine, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Clin Cardiol 33:200-5. 2010....
- Predictors of complications following sheath removal with percutaneous coronary interventionLinda M Sulzbach-Hoke
Cardiac Intermediate Care Unit, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Cardiovasc Nurs 25:E1-8. 2010..The purpose of this study was to examine predictors of vascular complications following sheath removal for percutaneous coronary intervention...
- Effect of atorvastatin on postcardiac transplant increase in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol reduces development of intimal hyperplasia and progression of endothelial dysfunctionVincent Y See
Cardiovascular Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4024, USA
Am J Cardiol 92:11-5. 2003....
- Neurologic prognostication and bispectral index monitoring after resuscitation from cardiac arrestMarion Leary
Center for Resuscitation Science and Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Resuscitation 81:1133-7. 2010..We hypothesized that BIS values within 24 h after resuscitation would correlate with neurologic outcomes at discharge...
- Echocardiography in suspected acute type a aortic dissection: detection and definitive management of a false-positive presentationJohn G T Augoustides
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:912-4. 2006
- Prophylaxis against venous thromboembolism in acutely ill medical patients: an observational studyCarla M Peterman
Department of Pharmacy Services, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Pharmacotherapy 26:1086-90. 2006..To determine the risk factors for venous thromboembolism (VTE) and the rates of prophylactic measures used in acutely ill medical patients...
- The safety and efficacy of thrombolysis for strokes after cardiac catheterizationPooja Khatri
Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0525, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 51:906-11. 2008..The purpose of this study was to systematically compare clinical outcomes of patients treated with thrombolysis with those without treatment in a multi-year, multicenter cohort of strokes after cardiac catheterization...