Publications 2011- July 2015

2011

  • In vivo evaluation of a new surfactant polymer coating mimicking the glycocalyx of endothelial cells. Shiose A, Takaseya T, Kim HI, Kobayashi M, Horai T, Rao S, Arakawa Y, Fujiki M, McCarthy MA, Liu Y, Lewandowski JJ, Davis A, Fukamachi K. ISHLT 2011 Sep-Oct;57(5):395-8. PMID: 21869616 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
  • Performance of the Right Ventricular Failure Risk Score in Patients Supported with a Left Ventricular Assist Device Sangjin Lee, Lina Vargas, Santosh Rao, Carmel Halley, Zhiyuan Sun, Maria M. Mountis, Gonzalo Gonzalez-Stawinski, Nicholas G. Smedira, Kiyotaka Fukamachi, Randall C. Starling 2011 ACC abstract presentation 2011 ASHLT publication acceptance
  • Obesity hypertension: the emerging role of leptin in renal and cardiovascular dyshomeostasis Kshatriya, Shilpa, Reams, Garry P; Spear, Robert M; Freeman, Ronald H; Dietz, John R; Villarreal, Daniel Int J Hypertens. 2011 Jan 3;2011:270624. PMID: 21253519
  • Molecular Defects in Heart Disease Obesity-Hypertension: Leptin as the Common Link to Cardiovascular and Renal Dysregulation. Kshatriya S, Kozman H, Siddiqui D, Bhatta L, Liu K, Salah A, Ford T, Michiel R, Carhart R, Villarreal D, In: Dhalla NS, Nagano M, Ostadal B, eds. New York, NY; Springer Science+Business Media, LLC; 2011 Jul

2012

  • Angina pectoris in a patient with protein C deficiency and deep vein thrombosis: thrombus versus myxoma? Kshatriya S, Villarreal D, Liu K. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2012 Feb 1;79(2):291-3. doi: 10.1002/ccd.23102. Epub 2011 Nov 30. PMID:21523888
  • The Kidney in Heart Failure: Friend or Foe? Kshatriya S, Kozman H, Siddiqui D, Bhatta L, Liu K, Salah A, Ford T, Michiel R, Carhart R, Villarreal D. Am J Med Sci. 2012 Feb 7. 22317900

2013

  • Cardiac Troponins: Bench to Bedside Interpretation in Cardiac Disease. Muthu V, Kozman H, Liu K, Smulyan H, Villarreal D. Am J Med Sci. 2013 May 7. PMID: 23656921

  • Obesity Hypertension: Pathophysiological Role of Leptin in Neuroendocrine Dysregulation. Go O, Freeman RH, Reams GP, Spear R, Liu K, Villarreal D. Am J Med Sci. 2013 Feb 19.  PMID: 23426087

2014

  • Quantify Coronary Collaterals With Contrast Echocardiography: Should We Revascularize Diabetic Coronary Artery Disease With Chronic Total Occlusion? Nishant Sethi; Pahul Singh; Puneet Bansal; Juan Lei; Robert Carhart; Hani Kozman; Kan Liu  J Am Coll Cardiol. April 01, 2014,63(12_S): doi:10.1016/S0735-1097(14)61895-7 Q

  • Sethi, Nishant American College of Cardiology Poster Presentation, April 1, 2014  TCT@ACC-i2: The Interventional Learning Pathway Nat A1, Sharma N, Nat A, Rane M, Carpio CD, Ford T, Kaul P, Sharma A. Air Embolism via a Bronchoventricular Fistula. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014 Jun 15;189(12):1560-1.
  • Air Embolism via a Bronchoventricular Fistula  Nat A1, Sharma N, Nat A, Rane M, Carpio CD, Ford T, Kaul P, Sharma A.. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014 Jun 15;189(12):1560-1.

2015

  •  Developing Integrated Echocardiographic Protocol to Optimize Cardiac Resynchronizaton Therapy with Quadripolar Leave.  Lei Juan, Jing-Feng Wang, Robert Voelker, Natalia Hernandez, Kan Liu, Sun Yat-Sen, Sun Yat-Sen JACC Oct 2014
  • "Reverse McConnell's Sign": A Unique Right Ventricular Mechanical and Functional Feature in Tako-Tsubo Cardiomyopathy. Lei Juan, Jing-Feng Want, Robert Voelker, Natalia Hernandez, Kan Liu, Avneet Singh, MD; Juan Lei, MD, PhD; Hani Kozman, MD; Jingfeng Wang, MD, PhD; Kan Liu, MD, PhD  Abstract Circulation
  • Cause or trigger: dobutamine induced ventricular tachycardia and transient regional wall motion abnormality. BansalP, Abstract
  • An unusual case of trigeminal neuralgia and the heart. DhakalP, Carhart R, Villarreal D. J Investig Med. 2015 February;63(2): 332
  • Renal Denervation in heart failure: A newtherapeutic paradigm  DhakalP, Liu K, Villarreal D et al. J Investig Med. 2015 February;63(2): 427 PubMed: 26157338
  • Fat, Salt and Blood Pressure: The Leptin-Renal Axis. In Blum E, Leptin: Biosynthesis, Functions and Clinical Significance DelCarpio Tenorio C, Dhakal P et al.(2014). (pp.17-32). NY: NOVA Publishers.

 POSTERS AND ORAL PRESENTATIONS

  • Renal Denervation in heart failure Dhakal P, Liu K, Villarreal D. 2nd Cardiovascular Forum for Promoting centers of excellence and young investigators, Winnipeg, Canada. September 2014.
  • Discordance between Exercise Echocardiography and Fractional Flow Reserve in a Patient with Multi Vessell Coronary Artery Disease, a Diagnostic Dilemma for the Percutaneous Intervention:  Should We have Fixed the RCA?  Peyman Naji; Nishant Sethi; Hani Kozman J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015;65

 Pending Publication:

  • Renal Denervation in Heart Failure: A new therapeutic paradigm Dhakal P, Liu K, Kozman H, Carhart R, Villarreal D. Clinical Medicine Insights:Cardiology 2015.