2017 Cardiac Services Published Peer-Reviewed Papers

Marc Cohen, MD

  1. Gibson CM, Pinto DS, Chi CL, Arbetter D, Mehran R, Bode C, Halperin J, Verheugt FWA, Wildgoose P, Burton P, van Eickels M, Korjian S, Daaboul Y, Jain P, Szlosek D, Lip GYA, Cohen M, Peterson ED, Fox K. Recurrent hospitalization among patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention treated with two treatment strategies of rivaroxaban or a dose-adjusted oral vitamin K antagonist treatment strategy. Circulation 2017;135:323-333.
  1. Visveswaran GK, Cohen M, Seliem A, DiVita M, McNamara JKR, Dave A, Wasty N,Baran DA. A single center tertiary care experience utilizing the large volume mega 50cc intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation in contemporary clinical practice. Cathether Cardiovasc Interv 2017; Feb 1. doi: 10.1002/ccd.26908. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 28145044.
  1. Liu Z, Silvain J, Kerneis M, Barthelemy O, Payot L, Choussat R, Sabouret P, Cohen M, Pollack CJr., Goldstein P, Zeymer U, Huber K, Vicaut E, Collet JP, Montalescot G. Intravenous enoxaparin versus unfractionated heparin in elderly patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention. An analysis of the randomized ATOLL trial. Angiology 2017;68:29-39. PMID: 26861858.
  1. Okoh AK, Chauhan D, Kang N, Haik N, Merlo A, Cohen M, Haik B, Chen C, Russo MJ. The impact of frailty status on clinical and functional outcomes after transcatheter aortic valve replacement in nonagenarians with severe aortic stenosis. Journal: Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2017; May 2. doi: 10.1002/ccd.27083. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 28463403.
  1. Garg A, Rao SV, Visveswaran G, Agrawal S, Sharma A, Garg L, Mahata I, Garg J, Singal D, Cohen M, Kostis JB. Transcatheter aortic valve replacement versus surgical valve replacement in low-intermediate surgical risk patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis. J Invas Cardiol 2017;29:209-216. PMID: 28570236.
  1. Garg A, Rao SV, Agrawald S, Theodoropoulose K, Mennunif M, Sharma A, Gargh L, Ferrante G, Meelui OA, Sargsyanb D, Reimers B, Cohen M, Kostis JB, Stefanini GG. Meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of percutaneous coronary intervention with drug eluting stents versus coronary artery bypass grafting in left main coronary artery disease. Am J Cardiol 2017;119:1942-1948. PMID: 28433215.
  1. Amponsah M, Pathak S, Edwards I, Tayal R, Cohen M, Wasty N. Safety and efficacy of a novel “hybrid closure” technique in paired suture mediated and collagen based vascular closure device in the closure of large bore arteriotomies. International J Angiology 2017; (in press).
  1. Thomas MR, Angiolillo DJ, Bonaca MP, Ajjan RA, Judge HM, Rollini F, Franchi F, Ahsan AJ, Bhatt DL, Kuder JL, Steg PG, Cohen M, Muthusamy R, Sabatine MS Storey RF. Consistent platelet inhibition with ticagrelor 60 mg twice-daily following myocardial infarction regardless of diabetes status. Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2017; (in press).
  1. Thawabi M, Hawatmeh A, Studyvin S, Habib H, Shamoon F, Cohen M. Cardiac troponin and outcome in decompensated heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. Cardiovasc Diagn Ther 2017;7(4):359-366. doi: 10.21037/cdt.2017.03.17.
  1. Barvalia M, Thawabi M, Nawaz Y, Sethi N, Shao J, Amponsah M, Visveswaran G, Cohen M, Wasty N. Jetstream atherectomy and balloon angioplasty with distal embolic protection for Angio-Seal related vascular access complications. Cardiovasc Interv and Ther 2017;DOI 10.1007/s1298-017-0478-5.
  1. Magnuson E, Li H, Wang K, Vilain K, Shafiq A, Bonaca MP, Bhatt D, Cohen M, Steg PG, Storey RF, Braunwald E, Sabatine MS, Cohen D. Cost-effectiveness of long-term ticagrelor in patients with prior myocardial infarction: Results from the PEGASUS-TIMI 54 Trial. J Am Coll Cardiol 2017;70:527-38.
  1. Deharo P, Ducrocq G, Bode C, Cohen M, Cuisset T, Mehta S, Pollack CP, Wiviott SD, Elebez Y, Sabatine M, Steg PG. Timing of angiography and outcomes in high-risk patients with non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction managed invasively: insights from the TAO trial: Impact of a very early invasive strategy in NSTEMI. Circulation 2017; (in press).
  1. Baran, DA, Visveswaran GK, Seliem A, DiVita M, Cohen M. Differential responses to larger volume intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation: Hemodynamic and clinical outcomes. Cath Cardiovasc Interven 2017; (in press).
  1. Cavallari I, Morrow D, Creager M, Olin J, Bhatt D, Steg PG, Storey R, Cohen M, Scirica B, Piazza G, Goodrich E, Braunwald E, Sabatine M, Bonaca M. Frequency, predictors and impact of combined antiplatelet therapy on venous thromboembolism in patients with symptomatic atherosclerosis. Circulation 2017 (in press).
  1. Garg A, Rao SV, Agrawald S, Theodoropoulose K, Mennunif M, Sharma A, Gargh L, Ferrante G, Meelui OA, Sargsyanb D, Reimers B, Cohen M, Kostis JB, Stefanini GG. Routine invasive versus selective invasive strategy in elderly patients aged >75 years with non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Mayo Clin Proc 2017 (in press).
  1. Kerneis M, Gibson CM, Chi G, Mehran R, AlKhalfan F, Talib U, Pahlavani S, Mir M, Bode C, Halperin JL, Nafee T, Peterson ED, Verheugt FWA, Wildgoose P, van Eickels M, Lip GYH, Fox KAA, Cohen M. Effect of procedure and coronary lesion characteristics on clinical outcomes among atrial fibrillation patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: Insights from the PIONEER AF-PCI Trial. JACC Interv 2017 (in press).

Mark J. Russo, MD

  1. Alexis K Okoh, MD, Dhaval Chauhan, MD, Nathan Kang, MS, Nicky Haik, BA , Collen Cassidy, BA, Marc Cohen, MD, Bruce Haik, MD, Chunguang Chen, MD , Mark J Russo, MD. Pre-operative risk and its effect on total costs after transcatheter aortic valve replacement. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 70(18): B99-B10 D10.1016/j.jacc.2017.09.1128.
  1. Okoh AK, Chauhan D, Kang N, Haik N, Merlo A, Cohen M, Haik B, Chen C, Russo MJ. The impact of frailty status on clinical and functional outcomes after transcatheter aortic valve replacement in nonagenarians with severe aortic stenosis. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2017, May 2.
  1. Okoh AK, Chauhan D, Kang N, Haik N, Haik B, Chen C, Russo MJ. Non-trans femoral trans catheter aortic valve replacement in nonagenarians with severe aortic stenosis: a matched case-control pilot study. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 69(11):1245. March 2017.
  1. Okoh AK, Chauhan D, Kang N, Haik N, Haik B, Chen C, Russo MJ. Discharge Disposition of Older Patients Undergoing Trans-catheter Aortic Valve Replacement and its Impact on Long Term Outcomes. A Propensity Scoring Matched Analysis. American Journal of Cardiology; April 15, 2017. Volume 119, Issue 8, Supplement, page e11.
  1. Okoh A. Kang , N. Kanwal , S. Isheeka , E. Choi , M. Chauhan , D. Haik , N. Chunguang, C. Russo , M. TAVR In Dialysis Patients: Does Approach Matter? Eurointervention May 2017.
  1. Alexis K. Okoh; Isheeka Edwards; Nicky Haik; Sunil Kanwal; Nathan Kang; Michael Choi; Dhaval Chauhan; Chunguang Chen; Mark J. Russo. Survival after trans catheter aortic valve replacement in patients with contractile reserve on dobutamine stress echocardiography versus normal-gradient low ejection fraction patients. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 30 (6): B60, JUN 2017.
  1. Alexis Kofi Okoh, Dhaval Chauhan, Nathan Kang, Nick Haik, Chunguang Chen, Mark J Russo Beyond the Learning Curve: Predictors of Extended Post-Operative Length of Stay in Older Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement for Severe Aortic Stenosis. Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery, June 2017 edition.
  1. Dhaval Chauhan, MD, Alexis K Okoh, MD, Nicky Haik, BA , Nathan Kang, MS , Michael Choi, BA, David Baran, MD, Mark Zucker, MD, Magarita Camacho, MD, Mark J Russo, MD. The Effect of Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Duration on Post-Operative Outcomes: Annals of thoracic Surgery. In press July 2017.
  1. Dhaval Chauhan MD, Alexis K Okoh MD, Setri Fugar, MD, Rivandra Karanam, MD, David Baran MD, Mark Zucker MD, Magarita Camacho MD, Mark J Russo, MD. The Impact of Left Ventricular Assist Device Related Complications on Post-Transplant Graft Survival: Annals of thoracic Surgery. In press July 2017.
  1. Alexis K Okoh, MD, Dhaval Chauhan, MD , Nathan Kang, MS , Nicky Haik, BA , Michael Choi, BA, Marc Cohen, MD, Bruce Haik, MD, Chunguang Chen, MD , Mark J Russo, MD, MS. Predictors of extended post-operative length of stay in older patients undergoing trans catheter aortic valve replacement. Catheter and Cardiovascular interventions. Under review.
  1. Alexis K Okoh, MD, Dhaval Chauhan, MD , Nathan Kang, MS , Nicky Haik, BA , Michael Choi, BA, Marc Cohen, MD, Bruce Haik, MD, Chunguang Chen, MD , Mark J Russo, MD, MS. Association of change in patient-reported health status after transcatheter aortic valve replacement and post-operative outcomes. Journal of heart valve disease. Under review.
  1. Alexis K Okoh, MD, Dhaval Chauhan, MD , Nathan Kang, MS , Nicky Haik, BA , Michael Choi, BA, Marc Cohen, MD, Bruce Haik, MD, Chunguang Chen, MD , Mark J Russo, MD, MS. Association of change in ejection fraction and outcomes in patients with left ventricular dysfunction. Journal of heart valve disease. Under review.

Mark J. Zucker, MD

  1. Zucker MJ. Should wireless pulmonary artery hemodynamic monitoring be used to monitor patients with pulmonary hypertension? YES. Chest 152:13-15, 2017 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2016.12.011. PMID: 28065563.
  1. Zucker MJ. Rebuttal: Should wireless pulmonary artery hemodynamic monitoring be used to monitor patients with pulmonary hypertension? Chest 152:19-20, 2017 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2016.12.011.
  1. Chauhan D, Okoh AK, Haik N, Kang N, Choi M, Baran D, Zucker M, Camacho M, Russo MJ. The effect of continuous-flow left ventricular assist device duration on post-operative outcomes. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Sep 27. pii: S0003-4975(17)30815-9. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.05.070. [Epub ahead of print].
  1. Chauhan D, Okoh AK, Fugar S, Karanam R, Baran D, Zucker M, Camacho M, Russo MJ. Impact of left-ventricular assist device–related complications on post-transplant graft survival. Ann Thor Surg. 2017: Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Sep 18. pii: S0003-4975(17)30794-4. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.05.059. [Epub ahead of print].
  1. Nagatomo Y, McNamara DM, Alexis JD, Cooper LT, Dec GW, Pauly DF, Sheppard R, Starling RC, Tang WH; IMAC-2 Investigators: Janosko K, McTiernan C, London B, Hanley-Yanez K, Gorcsan J, Tanaka H, Suffoletto M, Oblak C, McNallan A, Koenig L, Mather P, Pierson N, Rubin S, Bell Y, Ervn A, Boehmer J, Frey P, Schrack J, LaDuke P, Torre-Amione G, Arrendondo J, Pauly DF, Smith PC, Fuoco S, Wittstein IS, Breton E, Thohan V, Wesley D, Cocca-Spofford D, Markham DW, Fernandez L, Debes C, Zucker MJ, Adams L, Liu P, Renton J, Narula J, Allen B, Westberg E. Myocardial recovery in patients with systolic heart failure and autoantibodies against β1-adrenergic receptors. J Am Coll Cardiol 69:968-977, 2017.

Najam Wasty, MD

  1. Differential responses to larger volume intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation: Hemodynamic and clinical outcomes. Baran DA, Visveswaran GK, Seliem A, DiVita M, Wasty N, Cohen M. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Oct 31. doi: 10.1002/ccd.27387. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29086475.
  1. Jetstream atherectomy and balloon angioplasty with distal embolic protection for Angio-Seal related vascular access complications. Barvalia M, Thawabi M, Nawaz Y, Sethi N, Shao J, Amponsah M, Visveswaran G, Cohen M, Wasty N. Cardiovasc Interv Ther. 2017 Jun 28. doi: 10.1007/s12928-017-0478-5. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28660560.
  1. Percutaneous Transaxillary Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. Tayal R, Hawatmeh A, Thawabi M, Haik B, Wasty N, Russo M. J Invasive Cardiol. 2017 Jun;29(6):E72-E73.PMID: 28570242 Free Article.
  1. Safety and Efficacy of a Novel "Hybrid Closure" Technique in Large-Bore Arteriotomies. Amponsah MK, Tayal R, Khakwani Z, Sinclair M, Wasty N. Int J Angiol. 2017 Jun;26(2):116-120. doi: 10.1055/s-0037-1598252. Epub 2017 Feb 25. PMID: 28566938.
  1. A single center tertiary care experience utilizing the large volume mega 50cc intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation in contemporary clinical practice. Visveswaran GK, Cohen M, Seliem A, DiVita M, McNamara JKR, Dave A, Wasty N, Baran DA. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Oct 1;90(4):E63-E72. doi: 10.1002/ccd.26908. Epub 2017 Feb 1. PMID: 28145044.

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