Dr Gregg C Fonarow, MD - University of California - Co-Chief, UCLA Division of Cardiology

Dr Gregg C Fonarow

MD

University of California

Co-Chief, UCLA Division of Cardiology

Los Angeles, CA | United States

Main Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease

Additional Specialties: Cardiology

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Dr Gregg C Fonarow, MD - University of California - Co-Chief, UCLA Division of Cardiology

Dr Gregg C Fonarow

MD

Introduction

The Eliot Corday Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and Science
Co-Chief of Clinical Cardiology UCLA Division of Cardiology
Director, Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center
Co-Director, UCLA Preventative Cardiology Program

Gregg C. Fonarow, MD, FACC, FAHA, FHFSA is the Eliot Corday Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and Science at UCLA. He serves as Director of the Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, Co-Director of UCLA’s Preventative Cardiology Program, and Clinical Co-Chief of Cardiology, UCLA Division of Cardiology. He attained the rank of Professor of Medicine, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in 2003. His research interests center on acute and chronic heart failure, preventative cardiology, quality of care, outcomes, and implementing treatment systems to improve clinical outcome. Dr. Fonarow has published over 1200 research studies and clinical trials in heart failure, disease management, preventative cardiology, and outcomes research. New therapies and management strategies for advanced heart failure and research into the pathophysiology of this disease are conducted at UCLA under his direction. He has also developed and successfully implemented a comprehensive atherosclerosis treatment program at the UCLA Medical Center (Cardiovascular Hospitalization Atherosclerosis Management Program: CHAMP), which served as the model for the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines Program. Dr. Fonarow is a past chair of the steering committee for AHA Get With The Guideline’s Program and the ACC ACTION Registry-GWTG. He also chaired ADHERE, OPTIMIZE-HF, IMPROVE-HF, and CHAMP-HF performance improvement registries. He is on the steering committee and serves as an investigator for a number of ongoing randomized clinical trials in heart failure. Dr Fonarow is chair of the ACC/AHA Task Force for Performance Measures. He serves as a reviewer and serves on the editorial boards for a number of leading cardiovascular journals. Dr. Fonarow received the outstanding UCLA Cardiology Faculty Teaching Award in 1997 and was honored by the American College of Cardiology with the W. Proctor Harvey Young Teacher Award in 1998. He received an AHA Award of Meritorious Achievement in 2004. In 2009, he received the Raymond D. Bahr Award of Excellence and the Turning Guidelines into Lifelines Award from the AHA. Each year 2014 to 2017, Dr. Fonarow has been selected by Thomson Reuters for the list of Highly Cited Researchers, which identifies the world’s most influential contemporary researchers across 21 scientific fields with the greatest number of published articles that received marks for exceptional impact. In 2015, Dr. Fonarow received a Clinical Research Forum Distinguished Clinical Achievement Award. In 2017, Dr. Fonarow received the Champion of Heart Award from the AHA Western States and the 2017 AHA National Chairman’s Award. In 2019, he received the Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award from the AHA Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Council.

Primary Affiliation: University of California - Los Angeles, CA , United States

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Education

May 2019
UCLA Cardiology Fellowship Training Program
Jul 1984 - Jun 1987
University of California Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine
MD

Experience

Nov 2017
AHA Chairman’s Award
Jul 1993
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Co-Chief UCLA Division of Cardiology
Medicine/Cardiology

Publications

249Publications

6531Reads

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2868PubMed Central Citations

Identifying a low-flow phenotype in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: a secondary analysis of the RELAX trial.

ESC Heart Fail 2019 Aug 16;6(4):613-620. Epub 2019 Apr 16.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd., Dallas, TX, 75390-9047, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6676300PMC
August 2019
3 Reads

Cardiogenic shock during heart failure hospitalizations: Age-, sex-, and race-stratified trends in incidence and outcomes.

Am Heart J 2019 Jul 11;213:18-29. Epub 2019 Apr 11.

Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, Division of Cardiology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2019.03.015DOI Listing
July 2019
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National Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients With Cancer and Comorbid Heart Failure.

J Card Fail 2019 Jul 12;25(7):516-521. Epub 2019 Feb 12.

Division of Cardiology, UCLA Cardio-Oncology Program, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California; VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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July 2019
5 Reads
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Medicare Shared Savings ACOs and Hospice Care for Ischemic Stroke Patients.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2019 Jul 5;67(7):1402-1409. Epub 2019 Mar 5.

Duke Sanford School of Public Policy, Durham, North Carolina.

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July 2019
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Corrigendum to `Trends in Utilization of Surgical and Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair in the United States☆' [The American Journal of Cardiology 123/7 (2019) 1187-1189].

Am J Cardiol 2019 Jul 26;124(1):168. Epub 2019 Apr 26.

Division of Cardiology, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York; Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, New York.

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One- to 10-Day Versus 11- to 30-Day All-Cause Readmission and Mortality in Older Patients With Heart Failure.

Am J Cardiol 2019 Jun 13;123(11):1840-1844. Epub 2019 Mar 13.

Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia; George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia; University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama. Electronic address:

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June 2019
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Association of post-discharge specialty outpatient visits with readmissions and mortality in high-risk heart failure patients.

Am Heart J 2019 Jun 21;212:101-112. Epub 2019 Mar 21.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC; Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC.

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June 2019
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Ultrafiltration versus diuretics for the treatment of fluid overload in patients with heart failure: a hospital cost analysis.

J Med Econ 2019 Jun 21;22(6):577-583. Epub 2019 Mar 21.

c Stony Brook University , Stony Brook , NY , USA.

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June 2019
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Thrombolysis in young adults with stroke: Findings from Get With The Guidelines-Stroke.

Neurology 2019 Jun 15;92(24):e2784-e2792. Epub 2019 May 15.

From the Department of Neurology (J.A.D., Y.X.) and Duke Clinical Research Institute (Y.X., S.S., R.M., E.D.P.), Duke University Medical Center, Durham NC; Division of Cardiology (G.C.F.), University of California, Los Angeles (G.C.F.); Brigham and Women's Hospital Heart and Vascular Center and Harvard Medical School (D.L.B.), Boston, MA; Department of Neurology (L.H.S.), Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston; and Department of Clinical Neurosciences and Hotchkiss Brain Institute (E.E.S.), University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

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Performance on management strategies with Class I Recommendation and A Level of Evidence among hospitalized patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome in China: Findings from the Improving Care for Cardiovascular Disease in China-Acute Coronary Syndrome (CCC-ACS) project.

Am Heart J 2019 Jun 4;212:80-90. Epub 2019 Mar 4.

Department of Epidemiology, Beijing Anzhen Hospital, Capital Medical University, the Key Laboratory of Remodeling-Related Cardiovascular Diseases, Ministry of Education, Beijing Municipal Key Laboratory of Clinical Epidemiology, Beijing Institute of Heart, Lung and Blood Vessel Diseases, Beijing, China. Electronic address:

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June 2019
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Prevalence of Apparent Treatment-Resistant Hypertension in the United States According to the 2017 High Blood Pressure Guideline.

Mayo Clin Proc 2019 May;94(5):776-782

Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas. Electronic address:

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May 2019
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Long-term outcomes for heart failure patients with and without diabetes: From the Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure Registry.

Am Heart J 2019 May 27;211:1-10. Epub 2019 Jan 27.

Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address:

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May 2019
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Titration of Medical Therapy for Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2019 May 4;73(19):2365-2383. Epub 2019 Mar 4.

Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi. Electronic address:

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May 2019
13 Reads
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When Payment Models Distort Perceptions and Care Delivery forPatients With Heart Failure.

J Card Fail 2019 Apr 26;25(4):227-229. Epub 2019 Feb 26.

Division of Cardiology, Veteran Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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April 2019
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Trends in Utilization of Surgical and Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair in the United States.

Am J Cardiol 2019 Apr 16;123(7):1187-1189. Epub 2019 Jan 16.

Division of Cardiology, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York; Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, New York.

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April 2019
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Overcoming Barriers to Development of Novel Therapies for Cardiovascular Disease: Insights From the Oncology Drug Development Experience.

JACC Basic Transl Sci 2019 Apr 29;4(2):269-274. Epub 2019 Apr 29.

Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, UCLA Division of Cardiology, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6488739PMC
April 2019
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Relation of Admission Blood Pressure to In-hospital and 90-Day Outcomes in Patients Presenting With Transient Ischemic Attack.

Am J Cardiol 2019 Apr 11;123(7):1083-1095. Epub 2019 Jan 11.

Brigham and Women's Hospital Heart & Vascular Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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April 2019
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National Rate of Tobacco and Substance Use Disorders Among Hospitalized Heart Failure Patients.

Am J Med 2019 Apr 16;132(4):478-488.e4. Epub 2018 Dec 16.

Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles; Division of Health Services Research & Development, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Calif; Divisionof Cardiology, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Calif. Electronic address:

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6615901PMC
April 2019
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Sex Differences in In-Hospital Management and Outcomes of Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome.

Circulation 2019 Apr;139(15):1776-1785

Department of Epidemiology, Beijing An Zhen Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing Institute of Heart, Lung and Blood Vessel Diseases, China (Y. Hao, Jing Liu, Jun Liu, N.Y., M.Z, Y.X., D.Z.).

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April 2019
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Use, Temporal Trends, and Outcomes of Endovascular Therapy After Interhospital Transfer in the United States.

Circulation 2019 Mar;139(13):1568-1577

Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Hotchkiss Brain Institute, University of Calgary, AB, Canada (E.E.S.).

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March 2019
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Hospital Readmission Reduction Program for Heart Failure: The Spread of Intended and Unintended Consequences.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2019 Mar;73(9):1013-1015

Division of Cardiology, Veteran Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California; Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California-Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address: https://twitter.com/boback.

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March 2019
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In-Hospital Initiation of Angiotensin Receptor-Neprilysin Inhibitors-The Time Is Now.

JAMA Cardiol 2019 Mar;4(3):195-196

Division of Cardiology, Ronald Reagan-UCLA Medical Center, University of California, Los Angeles.

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March 2019
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Glycated Hemoglobin and Outcomes of Heart Failure (from Get With the Guidelines-Heart Failure).

Am J Cardiol 2019 Feb 3;123(4):618-626. Epub 2018 Dec 3.

Division of Cardiology, Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, University of California, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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February 2019
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Timing of cardiac resynchronization therapy device implantation in heart failure patients and its association with outcomes.

Clin Cardiol 2019 Feb 26;42(2):256-263. Epub 2018 Dec 26.

Division of Cardiology, Duke University Hospital, Durham, North Carolina.

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February 2019
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Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction and Diabetes: JACC State-of-the-Art Review.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2019 Feb;73(5):602-611

Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina; Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina. Electronic address:

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February 2019
3 Reads
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The association of pre- and posthospital medication adherence in myocardial infarction patients.

Am Heart J 2019 Feb 15;208:74-80. Epub 2018 Nov 15.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC; Division of Cardiology, Duke University, Durham, NC.

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February 2019
26 Reads
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Management of patients with diabetes and heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: An international comparison.

Diabetes Obes Metab 2019 02 25;21(2):261-266. Epub 2018 Sep 25.

Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute and University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri.

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February 2019
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Incremental prognostic value of renal function for stroke prediction in atrial fibrillation.

Int J Cardiol 2019 Jan 25;274:152-157. Epub 2018 Jul 25.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2018.07.113DOI Listing
January 2019
18 Reads
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Spironolactone and Outcomes in Older Patients with Heart Failure and Reduced Ejection Fraction.

Am J Med 2019 01 19;132(1):71-80.e1. Epub 2018 Sep 19.

Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, DC; George Washington University, Washington, DC. Electronic address:

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6511886PMC
January 2019
7 Reads
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Initiation, Continuation, Switching, and Withdrawal of Heart Failure Medical Therapies During Hospitalization.

JACC Heart Fail 2019 Jan 7;7(1):1-12. Epub 2018 Nov 7.

Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi, Jackson, Mississippi. Electronic address:

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January 2019
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Characteristics of Acute Heart Failure Hospitalizations Based on Presenting Severity.

Circ Heart Fail 2019 Jan;12(1):e005171

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC. (K.S.P., S.S., B.G.L, A.F.H., A.D.D.).

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January 2019
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Role of High-Dose Beta-Blockers in Patients with Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction and Elevated Heart Rate.

Am J Med 2018 12 1;131(12):1473-1481. Epub 2018 Aug 1.

Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, DC; George Washington University, Washington, DC. Electronic address:

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December 2018
21 Reads
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Evidence-Based Performance Measures and Outcomes in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2018 12;11(12):e001968

TianTan Clinical Trial and Research Center for Stroke, Department of Neurology, Beijing TianTan Hospital, Capital Medical University, China (Yilong Wang, Chunjuan Wang, H.L., Yongjun Wang).

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December 2018
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Unintended Harm Associated With the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program.

Authors:
Gregg C Fonarow

JAMA 2018 12;320(24):2539-2541

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California.

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December 2018
35.289 Impact Factor

The Need for Speed.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2018 12;11(12):e005234

Division of Cardiology, University of California, Los Angeles (G.C.F.).

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December 2018
3 Reads

Is Time From Last Hospitalization for Heart Failure to Placement of a Primary Prevention Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Associated With Patient Outcomes?

Circulation 2018 Dec;138(24):2787-2797

Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC (D.J.F., M.F., A.F.H., S.M.A.-K.).

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December 2018
2 Reads
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Obesity and the Obesity Paradox in Heart Failure.

Prog Cardiovasc Dis 2018 Jul - Aug;61(2):151-156. Epub 2018 May 28.

Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States.

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November 2018
4 Reads
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Prevalence and in-hospital outcomes of diabetes among patients with acute coronary syndrome in China: findings from the Improving Care for Cardiovascular Disease in China-Acute Coronary Syndrome Project.

Cardiovasc Diabetol 2018 11 27;17(1):147. Epub 2018 Nov 27.

Department of Epidemiology, Beijing Anzhen Hospital, The Key Laboratory of Remodeling-Related Cardiovascular Diseases, Ministry of Education, Beijing Municipal Key Laboratory of Clinical Epidemiology, Beijing Institute of Heart, Lung and Blood Vessel Diseases, Capital Medical University, No. 2 Anzhen Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100029, China.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6258152PMC
November 2018
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Should I Participate in a Cardiac Rehabilitation Program?

JAMA Cardiol 2018 Nov;3(11):1136

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November 2018
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2017 AHA/ACC/HRS Guideline for Management of Patients With Ventricular Arrhythmias and the Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death: Executive Summary.

Circulation 2018 Sep;138(13):e210-e271

Writing committee members are required to recuse themselves from voting on sections to which their specific relationships with industry may apply; see Appendix 1 for detailed information. Section numbers pertain to those in the full-text guideline. †ACC/AHA Representative. ‡HRS Representative. §ACC/AHA Task Force on Performance Measures Liaison/HFSA Representative. ‖ACC/AHA Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines Liaison.

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September 2018
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2017 AHA/ACC/HRS Guideline for Management of Patients With Ventricular Arrhythmias and the Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death.

Circulation 2018 Sep;138(13):e272-e391

Writing committee members are required to recuse themselves from voting on sections to which their specific relationships with industry may apply; see Appendix 1 for detailed information. †ACC/AHA Representative. ‡HRS Representative. §ACC/AHA Task Force on Performance Measures Liaison/HFSA Representative. ‖ACC/AHA Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines Liaison.

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September 2018
19 Reads
2 Citations
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Validity of Performance and Outcome Measures for Heart Failure.

Circ Heart Fail 2018 09;11(9):e005035

Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, CA (J. Patel, A.S., J. Parizo, Y.M., P.A.H.).

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September 2018
33 Reads
5.891 Impact Factor

Shock Index Predicts Patient-Related Clinical Outcomes in Stroke.

J Am Heart Assoc 2018 09;7(18):e007581

10 Calgary Stroke Programme & Department of Clinical Neurosciences University of Calgary Calgary Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6222962PMC
September 2018
31 Reads
2.882 Impact Factor

Meta-Analysis Comparing Outcomes of Smokers Versus Nonsmokers With Acute Coronary Syndrome Underwent Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.

Am J Cardiol 2018 09 25;122(6):973-980. Epub 2018 Jun 25.

David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.

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September 2018
11 Reads
3.280 Impact Factor

The Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program-learning from failure of a healthcare policy.

Eur J Heart Fail 2018 08 23;20(8):1169-1174. Epub 2018 May 23.

Ronald Reagan-UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ejhf.1212DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6105419PMC
August 2018
15 Reads
1 Citation
6.530 Impact Factor

The Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program: Evidence for Harm.

JACC Heart Fail 2018 Jul 6;6(7):607-609. Epub 2018 Jun 6.

Division of Cardiology, Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, Ronald Reagan-UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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July 2018
2 Reads

Diabetes Mellitus and Cardiogenic Shock Complicating Acute Myocardial Infarction.

Am J Med 2018 07 27;131(7):778-786.e1. Epub 2018 Mar 27.

Division of Cardiology/Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, University of California, Los Angeles. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2018.03.004DOI Listing
July 2018
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Diabetes and long-term outcomes of ischaemic stroke: findings from Get With The Guidelines-Stroke.

Eur Heart J 2018 Jul;39(25):2376-2386

Division of Cardiology/Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, University of California, 10833 LeConte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehy036DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6031049PMC
July 2018
28 Reads
15.203 Impact Factor

The 2017 AHA/ACC Performance and Quality Measures for Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction.

JAMA Cardiol 2018 07;3(7):659-660

Division of Cardiology, Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center.

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July 2018
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The Current Landscape of Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Flutter Clinical Trials: A Report of 348 Studies Registered With ClinicalTrials.gov.

JACC Clin Electrophysiol 2018 Jul 27;4(7):944-954. Epub 2018 Jun 27.

Heart and Vascular Center, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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July 2018
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The New Hypertension Guidelines: Compelling Population Benefit, Manageable Risk, and Time to Implement.

JAMA Cardiol 2018 07;3(7):581-582

Division of Cardiology, Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, California.

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July 2018
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Trends in Noncardiovascular Comorbidities Among Patients Hospitalized for Heart Failure: Insights From the Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure Registry.

Circ Heart Fail 2018 06;11(6):e004646

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC (A.S., X.Z., B.G.H., A.F.H., G.M.F., A.D.D.).

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June 2018
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Adverse Change in Employment Status After Acute Myocardial Infarction: Analysis From the TRANSLATE-ACS Study.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2018 06;11(6):e004528

Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC (H.J.W., E.D.P., T.Y.W.). Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC (H.J.W., L.A.K., E.D.P., T.Y.W.). Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles (G.C.F.).

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6003623PMC
June 2018
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Home-Time After Discharge Among Patients Hospitalized With Heart Failure.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2018 06;71(23):2643-2652

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina; Department of Population Health Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina. Electronic address:

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6742493PMC
June 2018
39 Reads
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Medicare Expenditures by Race/Ethnicity After Hospitalization for Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction.

JACC Heart Fail 2018 May 11;6(5):388-397. Epub 2018 Apr 11.

Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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May 2018
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Catheter ablation of ventricular tachycardia in nonischemic cardiomyopathy: A propensity score-matched analysis of in-hospital outcomes in the United States.

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2018 05 9;29(5):771-779. Epub 2018 Mar 9.

Division of Cardiology, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA.

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May 2018
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Lessons learned in acute heart failure.

Eur J Heart Fail 2018 04 29;20(4):630-641. Epub 2017 Oct 29.

Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6677242PMC
April 2018
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Timing of Postdischarge Follow-Up and Medication Adherence Among Patients With Heart Failure.

J Am Heart Assoc 2018 04 1;7(7). Epub 2018 Apr 1.

Department of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.117.007998DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5907587PMC
April 2018
11 Reads
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Association Between Hospital Volume, Processes of Care, and Outcomes in Patients Admitted With Heart Failure: Insights From Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure.

Circulation 2018 04 29;137(16):1661-1670. Epub 2018 Jan 29.

Brigham and Women's Hospital Heart & Vascular Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA (D.L.B.).

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April 2018
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Permanent pacemaker use among patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction: Findings from the Acute Decompensated Heart Failure National Registry (ADHERE) National Registry.

Am Heart J 2018 04 9;198:123-128. Epub 2018 Jan 9.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC; Center for Population Health Sciences, Durham, NC; Department of Medicine, Durham, NC. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2017.12.020DOI Listing
April 2018
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Sex and Racial Disparities in Cardiac Rehabilitation Referral at Hospital Discharge and Gaps in Long-Term Mortality.

J Am Heart Assoc 2018 04 6;7(8). Epub 2018 Apr 6.

Brigham and Women's Hospital Heart & Vascular Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.117.008088DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6015394PMC
April 2018
13 Reads
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Early Ambulation Among Hospitalized Heart Failure Patients Is Associated With Reduced Length of Stay and 30-Day Readmissions.

Circ Heart Fail 2018 04;11(4):e004634

Smith Cardiovascular Outcomes Center, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA (L.M.F.). Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC (X.Z., A.D.D., A.F.H.). Department of Medicine, Stanford Medical Center, Palo Alto, CA (P.A.H.). Northwestern University, Chicago, IL (C.W.Y.). Division of Cardiology, Ronald Reagan-UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA (G.C.F.). Advanced Heart Failure and Mechanical Circulatory Support, University of Massachusetts Memorial Medical Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester (R.D.K.).

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April 2018
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Hospital evaluation of health literacy and associated outcomes in patients after acute myocardial infarction.

Am Heart J 2018 04 2;198:97-107. Epub 2017 Sep 2.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC.

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April 2018
8 Reads
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Evaluating Readmission-Need for More Clarity on Methods-Reply.

JAMA Cardiol 2018 03;3(3):265-266

Division of Cardiology, Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, University of California, Los Angeles.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5862781PMC
March 2018
2 Reads

Relationship between Hospital 30-Day Mortality Rates for Heart Failure and Patterns of Early Inpatient Comfort Care.

J Hosp Med 2018 03;13(3):170-176

Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA.

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March 2018
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Comparison of Survival After In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest in Patients With Versus Without Diabetes Mellitus.

Am J Cardiol 2018 03 23;121(6):671-677. Epub 2017 Dec 23.

Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, Ronald Reagan-UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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March 2018
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Relationship of Hospital Teaching Status with In-Hospital Outcomes for ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.

Am J Med 2018 03 13;131(3):260-268.e1. Epub 2017 Oct 13.

Brigham and Women's Hospital Heart & Vascular Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Electronic address:

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March 2018
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Impact of Body Mass Index on Heart Failure by Race/Ethnicity From the Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure (GWTG-HF) Registry.

JACC Heart Fail 2018 03 7;6(3):233-242. Epub 2018 Feb 7.

Center for the Study of Adversity and Cardiovascular Disease (NURTURE Center), Cardiology Division, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, California.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5834392PMC
March 2018
22 Reads
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Availability and Use of Shared Data From Cardiometabolic Clinical Trials.

Circulation 2018 02 13;137(9):938-947. Epub 2017 Nov 13.

Division of Cardiology, Stony Brook University, NY (J.B.).

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5828960PMC
February 2018
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Elevated high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and cardiovascular mortality in maintenance hemodialysis patients.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2014 Aug 25;29(8):1554-62. Epub 2014 Feb 25.

Harold Simmons Center for Kidney Disease Research and Epidemiology, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, University of California Irvine, School of Medicine, Orange, CA, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4106641PMC
August 2014
31 Reads
21 Citations
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Secondary prevention after ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack.

Am J Med 2014 Aug 27;127(8):728-38. Epub 2014 Mar 27.

Brigham and Women's Hospital Heart & Vascular Center, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass.

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August 2014
10 Reads
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Coronary artery disease in patients with heart failure: incidental, coincidental, or a target for therapy?

Am J Med 2014 Jul 19;127(7):574-8. Epub 2014 Feb 19.

Center for Cardiovascular Innovation, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2014.01.041DOI Listing
July 2014
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Therapeutic targets in heart failure: refocusing on the myocardial interstitium.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2014 Jun 19;63(21):2188-98. Epub 2014 Mar 19.

Center for Cardiovascular Innovation, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois.

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June 2014
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Lack of concordance between empirical scores and physician assessments of stroke and bleeding risk in atrial fibrillation: results from the Outcomes Registry for Better Informed Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation (ORBIT-AF) registry.

Circulation 2014 May 29;129(20):2005-12. Epub 2014 Mar 29.

From the Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC (B.A.S., J.P.P., E.D.P.); Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC (B.A.S., S.K., L.T., J.P.P., E.D.P.); UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA (G.C.F.); Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA (E.H.); New York University School of Medicine, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY (J.A.); Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA (A.S.G.); Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Raritan, NJ (P.C.); Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, Wynnewood, PA (P.K.); Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (B.J.G.); Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA (K.W.M.); and Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA (D.E.S.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.008643DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4050636PMC
May 2014
31 Reads
8 Citations
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Beta-blockers in older patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction: class, dosage, and outcomes.

Int J Cardiol 2014 May 11;173(3):393-401. Epub 2014 Mar 11.

University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, United States; Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, United States. Electronic address:

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4085276PMC
May 2014
28 Reads
6 Citations
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The global health and economic burden of hospitalizations for heart failure: lessons learned from hospitalized heart failure registries.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2014 Apr 5;63(12):1123-1133. Epub 2014 Feb 5.

Center for Cardiovascular Innovation, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2013.11.053DOI Listing
April 2014
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Early post-discharge bleeding and antiplatelet therapy discontinuation among acute myocardial infarction patients treated with percutaneous coronary intervention.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2014 Apr 30;63(16):1700-2. Epub 2014 Jan 30.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2013.12.012DOI Listing
April 2014
26 Reads
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Prescribing warfarin at discharge for heart failure patients: findings from the Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure Registry.

Int J Cardiol 2014 Mar 8;172(2):e322-3. Epub 2014 Jan 8.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2013.12.161DOI Listing
March 2014
4 Reads
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Strategies to reduce heart failure readmissions--reply.

JAMA 2014 Mar;311(11):1160-1

Center for Cardiovascular Innovation, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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March 2014
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Use of renin-angiotensin system blockers in acute coronary syndromes: findings from Get With the Guidelines-Coronary Artery Disease Program.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2014 Mar 25;7(2):227-35. Epub 2014 Feb 25.

Canadian VIGOUR Centre, Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.113.000422DOI Listing
March 2014
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Hospital variation in intravenous inotrope use for patients hospitalized with heart failure: insights from Get With The Guidelines.

Circ Heart Fail 2014 Mar 31;7(2):251-60. Epub 2014 Jan 31.

Division of Cardiology and the Colorado Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Consortium, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.113.000761DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5459367PMC
March 2014
29 Reads
5 Citations
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The reply.

Am J Med 2014 Mar 8;127(3):e13. Epub 2013 Dec 8.

University of California, Los Angeles.

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March 2014
12 Reads
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Obesity and the obesity paradox in heart failure.

Prog Cardiovasc Dis 2014 Jan-Feb;56(4):409-14. Epub 2013 Oct 5.

David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pcad.2013.10.004DOI Listing
March 2014
16 Reads
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Associations between atrial fibrillation and early outcomes of patients with heart failure and reduced or preserved ejection fraction.

Am Heart J 2014 Mar 11;167(3):369-375.e2. Epub 2013 Dec 11.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC; Department of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2013.12.001DOI Listing
March 2014
19 Reads
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Digoxin and 30-day all-cause hospital admission in older patients with chronic diastolic heart failure.

Am J Med 2014 Feb 23;127(2):132-9. Epub 2013 Sep 23.

University of Alabama at Birmingham; Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, Ala. Electronic address:

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3932622PMC
February 2014
31 Reads
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Outcomes of medicare beneficiaries with heart failure and atrial fibrillation.

JACC Heart Fail 2014 Feb 25;2(1):41-8. Epub 2014 Jan 25.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina; Department of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina. Electronic address:

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4174273PMC
February 2014
5 Reads
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Orthostatic hypotension and incident heart failure in community-dwelling older adults.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2014 Feb 11;69(2):223-30. Epub 2013 Jul 11.

University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1720 2nd Avenue South, CH-19, Suite 219, Birmingham, AL 35294-2041, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/gerona/glt086DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4038247PMC
February 2014
45 Reads
2 Citations
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Adherence and persistence in the use of warfarin after hospital discharge among patients with heart failure and atrial fibrillation.

J Card Fail 2014 Jan 22;20(1):23-30. Epub 2013 Nov 22.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina; Department of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina.

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January 2014
46 Reads
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Quality of care and outcomes for in-hospital ischemic stroke: findings from the National Get With The Guidelines-Stroke.

Stroke 2014 Jan 19;45(1):231-8. Epub 2013 Nov 19.

From the Department of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO (E.C., H.W.); VA Boston Healthcare System, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA (D.L.B.); Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC (M.C., Y.X.); Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI (M.R.); Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Hotchkiss Brain Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (E.E.S.); Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA (L.S.); and Division of Cardiology, Ronald Reagan-UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA (G.C.F.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.003617DOI Listing
January 2014
16 Reads
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Four-variable risk model in men and women with heart failure.

Circ Heart Fail 2014 Jan 26;7(1):88-95. Epub 2013 Nov 26.

Division of Cardiology, University of Washington, Seattle.

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January 2014
5 Reads
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Early invasive versus initial conservative treatment strategies in octogenarians with UA/NSTEMI.

Am J Med 2013 Dec;126(12):1076-83.e1

Department of Medicine, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY.

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December 2013
25 Reads
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Heart failure is associated with impaired anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties of high-density lipoproteins.

Am J Cardiol 2013 Dec 16;112(11):1770-7. Epub 2013 Sep 16.

Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine of David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2013.07.045DOI Listing
December 2013
16 Reads
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Need for increased awareness and evidence-based therapies for patients hospitalized for heart failure.

JAMA 2013 Nov;310(19):2035-6

Division of Cardiology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2013.282815DOI Listing
November 2013
3 Reads
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Acute ischemic stroke and timing of treatment--reply.

JAMA 2013 Nov;310(17):1856-7

Department of Neurology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2013.278898DOI Listing
November 2013
6 Reads
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Measuring heart failure care by 30-day readmission: Rethinking the quality of outcome measures.

Am Heart J 2013 Oct 9;166(4):605-610.e2. Epub 2013 Sep 9.

USC Sol Price School of Public Policy, Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, Los Angeles, CA; Department of Community & Family Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC; Duke Fuqua School of Business, Health Sector Management Area, Durham, NC. Electronic address:

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October 2013
13 Reads
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Comparison of performance achievement award recognition with primary stroke center certification for acute ischemic stroke care.

J Am Heart Assoc 2013 Oct 14;2(5):e000451. Epub 2013 Oct 14.

Division of Cardiology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3835260PMC
October 2013
18 Reads
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Anemia and associated clinical outcomes in patients with heart failure due to reduced left ventricular systolic function.

Clin Cardiol 2013 Oct 8;36(10):611-20. Epub 2013 Aug 8.

Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, St. John Providence Health System, Warren, St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, St. John Hospital Macomb Oakland Center, Madison Heights, Providence Hospitals and Medical Centers, Southfield and Novi, and Providence Park Heart Institute, Novi, Michigan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/clc.22181DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4008125PMC
October 2013
69 Reads
3 Citations
2.230 Impact Factor

Associations between use of the hospitalist model and quality of care and outcomes of older patients hospitalized for heart failure.

JACC Heart Fail 2013 Oct 11;1(5):445-53. Epub 2013 Sep 11.

CardioVascular Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; Department of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2013.07.001DOI Listing
October 2013
16 Reads
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Racial differences in the prevalence and outcomes of atrial fibrillation among patients hospitalized with heart failure.

J Am Heart Assoc 2013 Sep 26;2(5):e000200. Epub 2013 Sep 26.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3835220PMC
September 2013
23 Reads
12 Citations
2.882 Impact Factor

Heart failure: Heart failure clinical trials: how do we define success?

Nat Rev Cardiol 2013 Sep 6;10(9):492-4. Epub 2013 Aug 6.

Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, A2-237 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1679, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrcardio.2013.115DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4315498PMC
September 2013
7 Reads
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Progress or lack of progress in hospitalized heart failure.

Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 2013 Sep;11(9):1079-83

Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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September 2013
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Timing and duration of interventions in clinical trials for patients with hospitalized heart failure.

Circ Heart Fail 2013 Sep;6(5):1095-101

Division of Cardiology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.113.000518DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3845809PMC
September 2013
4 Reads
3 Citations
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Drug therapy to reduce early readmission risk in heart failure: ready for prime time?

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