Publications by authors named "Ali Vasheghani-Farahani"

51Publications

Opium and cardiovascular health: A devil or an angel?

Indian Heart J 2020 Nov-Dec;72(6):482-490. Epub 2020 Oct 20.

Cardiac Primary Prevention Research Center, Cardiovascular Diseases Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Recommendations of the current guidelines for implantable cardioverter-defibrillator implantation in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: Debate still exists.

J Interv Card Electrophysiol 2020 Jul 25. Epub 2020 Jul 25.

Cardiac Primary Prevention Research Center, Cardiovascular Diseases Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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July 2020

Empirical slow pathway ablation in documented but noninducible PSVT.

Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2020 Jun 22. Epub 2020 Jun 22.

Department of Electrophysiology, Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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June 2020

Decreased longitudinal systolic strain rate of the left atrial myocardium as one of the earliest markers of atrial cardiomyopathy in subjects with brief paroxysmal atrial fibrillation.

J Clin Ultrasound 2020 Oct 1;48(8):476-485. Epub 2020 Jun 1.

Cardiology Department, Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, I.R., Iran.

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October 2020

Usefulness of Biomarkers for Predicting Response to Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy.

Curr Cardiol Rev 2020 ;16(2):132-140

Cardiac Primary Prevention Research Center, Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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July 2020

The Story of Amiodarone.

Eur Heart J 2019 09;40(33):2758-2759

Cardiac Primary Prevention Research Center (CPPRC), Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, West Jamali Alley, Vafamanesh St, Heravi Sq., Tehran, Iran.

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September 2019

Development of a minimum data set for cardiac electrophysiology study ablation.

J Educ Health Promot 2019 14;8:101. Epub 2019 May 14.

Department of Health Information Technology, Abadan School of Medical Sciences, Abadan, Iran.

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May 2019

Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators in Patients with ESRD: Complications, Management, and Literature Review.

Curr Cardiol Rev 2019 ;15(3):161-166

Cardiac Primary Prevention, Research Center (CPPRC), Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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July 2019

Discrimination between Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease and Cardiac Syndrome X in Women with Typical Angina and Positive Exercise Test; Utility of Cardiovascular Risk Calculators.

Medicina (Kaunas) 2019 Jan 14;55(1). Epub 2019 Jan 14.

Cardiac Primary Prevention Research Center, Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 1411713138, Iran.

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January 2019

Developing a Minimum Data Set (MDS) for Cardiac Electronic Implantable Devices Implantation.

Acta Inform Med 2018 Oct;26(3):164-168

Department of Health Information Management, School of Allied Medical Sciences, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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October 2018

Obstructive sleep apnea and severity of coronary artery disease.

Caspian J Intern Med 2018 ;9(3):276-282

Cardiac Primary Prevention Research Center (CPPRC), Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences Tehran, Iran.

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January 2018

Visfatin as marker of isolated coronary artery ectasia and its severity.

Cytokine 2019 01 9;113:216-220. Epub 2018 Jul 9.

Cardiac Primary Prevention Research Center (CPPRC), Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; Department of Cardiology, Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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January 2019

Aortic dissection and cystinosis: is there any relationship?

Cardiol Young 2017 Sep 11;27(7):1434-1436. Epub 2017 May 11.

Tehran Heart Center and School of Medicine,Tehran University of Medical Sciences,Tehran,Iran.

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September 2017

Correlation of ankle-brachial index and peripheral artery disease with the status of body fat deposition and metabolic syndrome in asymptomatic premenopausal women.

Diabetes Metab Syndr 2017 Jul - Sep;11(3):203-209. Epub 2016 Sep 4.

Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center (EMRC), Vali-Asr Hospital, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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April 2018

Synergistic effect of hypertension with diabetes mellitus and gender on severity of coronary atherosclerosis: Findings from Tehran Heart Center registry.

ARYA Atheroscler 2015 Nov;11(6):317-22

Associate Professor, Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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November 2015

The usefulness of cardiopulmonary exercise testing in assessment of patients with suspected coronary artery disease.

Postgrad Med J 2016 Jun 3;92(1088):328-32. Epub 2016 Feb 3.

Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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June 2016

Discharge against medical advice from a Tehran emergency department.

Int J Health Care Qual Assur 2016 ;29(1):24-32

Research Development Center, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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February 2017

Association Between Epicardial Fat Thickness and Premature Coronary Artery Disease: A Case Control Study.

Res Cardiovasc Med 2015 May 23;4(2):e25679. Epub 2015 May 23.

Rajaie Cardiovascular Medical and Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran.

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May 2015

Generator and lead-related complications of implantable cardioverter defibrillators.

Int Cardiovasc Res J 2014 Apr 1;8(2):66-70. Epub 2014 Apr 1.

Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran.

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April 2014

Sagittal abdominal diameter to triceps skinfold thickness ratio: a novel anthropometric index to predict premature coronary atherosclerosis.

Atherosclerosis 2013 Apr 8;227(2):329-33. Epub 2013 Feb 8.

Endocrine and Metabolism Research Center (EMRC), Obesity and Food Group Set, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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April 2013

Incidence of various cardiac arrhythmias and conduction disturbances due to high dose intravenous methylprednisolone in patients with multiple sclerosis.

J Neurol Sci 2011 Oct 9;309(1-2):75-8. Epub 2011 Aug 9.

Department of Cardiology, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Hassan Abad Square, Tehran, Iran.

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October 2011

A new method for induction of atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia in non-inducible cases.

Europace 2011 Dec 14;13(12):1789-92. Epub 2011 Jul 14.

Electrophysiology Department, Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

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December 2011

Comparison of heart rate variability and cardiac arrhythmias in polluted and clean air episodes in healthy individuals.

Environ Health Prev Med 2010 Jul 22;15(4):217-21. Epub 2010 Jan 22.

Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, North Kargar Street, Tehran, 1411713138, Iran.

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July 2010

Reform in medical ethics curriculum: a step by step approach based on available resources.

J Med Ethics Hist Med 2011 14;4. Epub 2011 Aug 14.

Assistant Professor, Medical Ethics and History of Medicine Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences.

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August 2013

Pre-participation Cardiovascular Screening of Elderly Wrestlers.

Asian J Sports Med 2010 Mar;1(1):29-34

Sports Medicine Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran.

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March 2010