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PUBLICATIONS:


Attizzani GF1,2,3,Al-Kindi SG1,3,Dalton JE4,Alkhalil A1,2,DeCicco A1,Mayuga M1,Funderburg NT5,Blackstone EH4,Parikh S1,Longenecker CT1,Lederman MM6,Simon DI1,2,Costa MA1,2,Zidar DA1. Anisocytosis and leukocytosis are independently related to survival after transcatheter aortic valve replacement. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown).2018 Apr;19(4):191-194.PMID: 29369112

 

Alkhalil A1,Golbari S1,Song D1,Lamba H2,Fares A2,Alaiti A2,Deo S2,Attizzani GF2,Ibrahim H3,Ruiz CE4. In-hospital outcomes of transcatheter versus surgical aortic valve replacement in end stage renal disease. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv.2017 Nov 24. PMID 29171682.

 

Alkhalil A1,Lamba H1,Deo S1,Bezerra HG1,Patel SM1,Markowitz A1,Simon DI1,Costa MA1,Davis AC1,Attizzani GF1Safety of shorter length of hospital stay for patients undergoing minimalist transcatheter aortic valve replacement. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv.2018 Feb 1;91(2):345-353.PMID: 28836345

 

Taya V. Glotzer, Monali Shah, Shashank Jain, John M. Zimmerman. Unusual case of late dislodgment of a superior vena cava coil. HeartRhythm Case Reports. Published online June 14, 2018. In press for written publication.

 

Dolmatova EV1, Moazzami K1, Maher J1,2, Klapholz M1,2, Sambol J3, Waller AH Chordae Tendineae Rupture in the United States: Trends of Outcomes, Costs and Surgical Interventions. Heart Surg Forum. 2017 Feb 27;20(1):E019-E025 PMID: 28263146,

 

Kinno M, Nagpal P, Horgan S, Waller AH Comparison of Echocardiography, Cardiac Magnetic Resonance, and Computed Tomographic Imaging for the Evaluation of Left Ventricular Myocardial Function: Part 1 (Global Assessment). Curr Cardiol Rep. 2017 Jan;19(1):9 PMID: 28176279

 

Kinno M, Nagpal P, Horgan S, Waller AH Comparison of Echocardiography, Cardiac Magnetic Resonance, and Computed Tomographic Imaging for the Evaluation of Left Ventricular Myocardial Function: Part 2 (Global Assessment). Curr Cardiol Rep. 2017 Jan;19(1):9 PMID: 28116679

 

Moazzami K, Dolmatova E, Maher J, Gerula C, Sambol J, Klapholz M, Waller AH. In-Hospital Outcomes and Complications of Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in the United States Between 2008 and 2012. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017 Feb;31(1):19-25 PMID: 27887898

 

Dolmatova EV, Moazzami K, Klapholz M, Kothari N, Feurdean M, Waller AH Impact of Hospital Teaching Status on Mortality, Length of Stay and Cost Among Patients With Cardiac Arrest in the United States.  Am J Cardiol. 2016 Sep 1;118(5):668-72  PMID: 27378144

 

Waller AH, Kinno M, Blankstein R. Cardiac positron emission tomography imaging with quantification of fluorodeoxyglucose for the detection of cardiac sarcoidosis Int J Cardiol. 2015 Dec 15;201:64-5 PMID: 26298348

 

Raskin A, Castro-Dominguez Y, Mirani N, Sambol J, Waller AH, Ghesani N. Incidental ectopic thyroid follicular adenoma on myocardial perfusion imaging J Nucl Cardiol. 2016 Feb;23(1):153-4

 

Imran TF, Rahman I, Niazi O.T. et al. QT Prolongation and Clinical Outcomes in Patients with Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy. Pacing Clinical Electrophysiology. 2016 Jun;39(6):607-1. PMID: 270621531

 

Kinno M, Gardin JM. American Heart Association’s Life’s Simple 7: Avoiding Heart Failure and Preserving Cardiac Structure and Function.  http://www.acc.org. May 13, 2016. http://www.acc.org/latestest-in-cardiology/articles/2016/05/27/01/55/ahas-lifes-simple--7

 

O.T. Niazi et al. The Challenges of Managing Combined Right Atrial and Right Ventricular Infarction. JACC. 2016; 67(13_S):1146-1146. April 2016

 

Kinno M, Mathenge N, Patel M, Niazi OT, Tashman R, Lichtenstein SJ, Tariq U, Castro Dominguez Y, Boppana VS, Saeed Q.  Isolated Coronary Vasculitis as a Cause of Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Diagnostic Dilemma.  Journal of the American College of Cardiology.  Vol. 67 Issue 13. April 2016

 

Kern J, Bodek D, Niazi O.T. et al. Refractory Case of Paroxysmal Autonomic Instability With Dystonia Syndrome Secondary to Hypoxia. Chest. 2016 Feb;149(2):e39-40. PMID: 26867852

 

Kinno M, Waller A, Gardin JM. Approaches to Echocardiographic Assessment of Left Ventricular Mass:  What Does Echocardiography Add? http://www.acc.or.February3, 2016. http://www.acc.org/latests-in-cardiology/articles/2016/02/02/08/21/approaches-to-echocardiographic-assessment-of-left-ventricular-mass

 

Shaikh AY, Esa N, Martin-Doyle W., Kinno M, Nieto I, Floyd KC, Browning C. Ennis C, J. Donahue JK, Rosenthal LS, McManus DD. Addition of B-type Natriuretic Peptide to Existing Clinical Risk Scores Enhances Identification of Patients at Risk for Atrial Fibrillation Recurrence after Pulmonary Vein Isolation. Crit Pathw Cardio. 2015 Dec;14(4):157-65. doi: 10.1097/HPC.

 

Waller AH, Kinno M, Blankstein R. Cardiac positron emission tomography imaging with quantification of fluorodeoxyglucose for the detection of cardiac sarcoidosis. Int J Cardiol. 2015 Aug 5;201:64-6.

 

Doukky R, Olusanya A et al. Diagnostic and Prognostic Significance of Ischemic Elextrocardigraphic Changes with Regadenoson-Stress Myocardial Perfusion. Journal of Nuclear Cardiology. Vol 22, Issue 4 pp 700-713. August 2015.

 

RaskinA, Castro-Dominguez Y, Mirani N, Sambol J, Waller AH, Ghesani N. Incidental ectopic thyroid follicular adenoma on myocardial perfusion imaging. J Nucl Cardiol. 2015 Jun 30.

 

Singh S,Ghayal P,Mathur A,Mysliwiec M,Lovoulos C,Solanki P,Klapholz M,Maher J. Unicuspid Unicommissural Aortic Valve: An Extremely Rare Congenital Anomaly. Tex Heart Inst J.2015 Jun 1;42(3):273-6. doi: 10.14503/THIJ-13-3634

 

T. Imran, O.T. Niazi et al. Risperidone Unmasking an Accessory Pathway. International Journal of Cardiology. 2015 May 6;187:488-90. PMID: 25863733

 

Imran TF,Niazi OT, Amin R, Mazza V, Klapholz M; Risperidone unmasking an accessory pathway. Int J Cardiol. 2015 May 6;187:488-90. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.03.419.

 

O.T. Niazi et al. To Tap or not to Tap: Left Ventricular Free Wall Rupture With Cardiac Tamponade Treated with Emergent Pericardiocentesis and Emergent Repair. JACC. Volume 65, Issue 10S, A581, March 2015

 

O.T. Niazi et al. Detection of Cardiac Metastasis Using Flouro-2-Deoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography. JACC.  2015; 65(10S), March 2015

 

Solanki P1,Zakir RM,Patel RJ,Pentakota SR,Maher J,Gerula C,Saric M,Kaluski E,Klapholz M. Hypertension in African Americans with heart failure: progression from hypertrophy to dilatation; perhaps not. High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev.2015 Mar;22(1):61-8. doi:

 

McManus DD, Tanriverdi K, Lin H, Esa N, Kinno M, Mandapati D, Tam S, Okike ON, Ellinor PT, Keaney JF Jr, Donahue JK, Benjamin EJ, Freedman JE. Plasma microRNAs are associated with atrial fibrillation and change after catheter ablation (the miRhythm study). Heart Rhythm. 2015 Jan;12(1):3-10. doi:10.1016/j.hrthm.2014.09.050.

 

McManus DD, Saczynski JS, Lessard D, Kinno M, Pidikiti R, Esa N, Harrington J, Goldberg RJ. Recent trends in the incidence, treatment, and prognosis of patients with heart failure and atrial fibrillation (the Worcester Heart Failure Study). Am J Cardiol. 2013 May 15;111(10):1460-5. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2013.01.298.

 

Alhaj E, Ahmad US,Niazi OT, Zakhary D, Akhtar M, Zabolotsky A, Oriscello R, Voudouris A, Kaluski E, Klapholz M. Atypical stress-induced cardiomyopathy: a case series. Acta Cardiol. 2013 Apr;68(2):222-5.

 

Mathur AP,Saini A, Lucas BP, Yousef TA, Margeta B, Mba B;Diagnostic accuracy retrospectively of electrocardiographic findings and cancer history for tamponade in patients determined to have pericardial effusion by transthoracic echocardiogram. Am J Cardiol 2013; 111:1062e1066

 

Sudhakar Sattur ,Atish Mathur, Subasit Acharji ,Alfonso H. Waller, Hari Prasad, Maninder Singh,Wojciech Rudzinski, Edo Kaluski. Fractional Flow Reserve at 2013: An Update. Minerva Cardioangiologic 2013;61:21-32

 

Mathur AP,Acharji S, Anand S, Singh M, Lakshamadoss U, Prasad H, Kaluski E; Embolic protection during primary PCI; Minerva Cardioangiologic 2013;61:181-8

 

Mathur AP,Waller AH, Dhruvakumar S,Mazza V, Gerula C,Maher J, Klapholz M, Kaluski E; Dual antiplatelet therapy for primary and secondary prevention; Minerva Cardioangiologic 60:611-628.

 

Eyad Alhaj, MD, MPH; Nehad Alhaj, MD;Ifad Rahman, MD; Tariq O. Niazi, MD, Robert Berkowitz, MD, PhD; Marc Klapholz, MD; Uremic Cardiomyopathy: An Underdiagnosed Disease. Article first published online: 25 Apr 2013

POSTER PRESENTATIONS:


Alkhalil A. In-Hospital Outcomes of Transcatheter Versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in End Stage Renal Disease. TCT Conference, October 2017

 

Alkhalil A. Trends Of Access And Operative Volume Of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement In The Unites States- Descriptive Analysis. TCT Conference, October 2017

 

Alkhalil A. Lymphocyte Counts Are dynamic and associated with survival after TAVR. TCT Conference, October 2017

 

Alkhalil A. The significance of systolic hypotensive response during Dobutamine Echo stress test in OLT patients. New Jersey American College of Cardiology Chapter, April 2018

 

Marte J. Review of Cardio-oncology, New Jersey American College of Cardiology Chapter, April 2018

 

Golbari S. Significance Of Hypotensive Response During Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography In Patients Undergoing Orthotopic Liver Transplantation. New Jersey American College of Cardiology Chapter, April 2018

 

Golbari S. In-Hospital Outcomes of Transcatheter Versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in End Stage Renal Disease. New Jersey American College of Cardiology Chapter, April 2018 and TCT Conference, October 2017

 

Golbari S., Jain, S. Trends Of Access And Operative Volume Of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement In The United States - Descriptive Analysis. TCT Conference, October 2017

 

Thomas R. Endoscopy prior to TEE in Cirrhosis. New Jersey American College of Cardiology Chapter, April 2018

 

Olusanya A. Misleading: A left Ventricular Endocardal Pacemaker Lead. American College of Cardiology National Conference, March 2018

 

Olusanya A. Continuous Murmur: Ruptured Sinus of Valsalva aneurysm. New Jersey American College of Cardiology Chapter, February 2018

 

Lucev A. Risk of VAD Thrombosis Due to Left Ventricular Recovery. Division of Heart Failure and Pulmonary Hypertension, Hackensack University Medical Center. 2018

 

Lucev A. Process Improvement for Education and Competency in First Responders Regarding Ventricular Assist Device Emergencies. Heart Failure and Pulmonary Hypertension Program, Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ. Also presented at Emergency Medical Services, Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ. 2018

 

M. Shah; A. Lucev. Safe use of percutaneous right ventricular assist device for prevention of acute right ventricular failure during pericardiectomy for constrictive pericarditis. European Society of Cardiology Heart Failure, Vienna, Austria. 2018

 

M. Shah. Importance of tissue characterization with cardiac magnetic resonance in diagnosis of acute myocarditis. European Society of Cardiology Heart Failure, Vienna, Austria. 2018

 

M. Shah. Safety of Transesophageal Echocardiogram in Patients with Gastroesophageal Varices. NJACC. 2018

 

M. Shah, et al. Pseudoaneurysm of Mitral-Aortic Intervalvular Fibrosa Presenting After Mitral ValveEndocarditis. New Jersey American College of Cardiology Chapter, April 2018

 

Jain S. Acute Pulmonary and Paradoxical Embolism Treated With Catheter Based Thrombectomy. American College of Cardiology Conference, March 2017

 

Jain S.  Unloading the Left Ventricle: A Case of Mechanical Circulatory Support in Acute Aortic Insufficiency. American College of Cardiology Conference, March 2017

 

Jain, S.  Dissolve It or Take It Out Excellent Outcome of Right-Sided Heart Clot In-Transit. American College of Cardiology Conference, March 2017

 

Jain, S.  Comparison of In-Hospital Outcomes of Septic Shock Patients With and Without Atrial Fibrillation: A Retrospective Propensity-Matched Analysis, American College of Cardiology Conference, March 2017

 

Alkhalil, A.  In-Hospital Outcomes of Transcatheter Versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in End Stage Renal Disease.  American College of Cardiology Conference, March 2017

 

O.T. Niazi.  In-Hospital Outcomes of Patients with Atrial Fibrillation and Septic Shock. American College of Cardiology Conference, March 2017

 

O.T. Niazi.  The Economic Impact of Atrial Fibrillation in Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, American College of Cardiology Conference, March 2017

 

OT. Niazi.  Paradoxical Embolism Treated with Catheter Based Thrombectomy. American College of Cardiology Conference, March 2017

 

OT. Niazi.  Atrial Esophageal Fistula after Atrial Fibrillation Ablation. American College of Cardiology Conference, March 2017

 

Jain, S. et al.  From Broken Heart to Torn Heart Cardiac Rupture in Takotsubo’s Cardiomyopathy.  Presented at the NJACC, February 2017, West Orange, NJ

 

Ra’ad Tashman.  In-Hospital Mortality Among Patients Receiving an Implantable Cardioverter-defibrillator in the United States: 2000 to 2012.  American College of Cardiology Conference, April 2016

 

O.T. Niazi et al. The Challenges of Managing Combined Right Atrial and Right Ventricular Infarction. American College of Cardiology Conference April 2016

 

Rojas-Marte G, Olusanya A, Mirza S, Waller A.  Use of Pharmacomechanical Thrombectomy in a Patient with Acute Pulmonary Embolism with Imminent Hemodynamic Collapse and Very High Risk for Cerebral Hemorrhage. Presented at the NJACC, Feb 25, 2016, West Orange, NJ.

 

Rojas-Marte G, Bajwa F, Waller A. Mitral Aortic Intervalvular Fibrosa (MAIVF) Pseudoaneurysm Secondary to Infective Endocarditis in a Patient with Bicuspid Aortic Valve. Presented at the NJACC, Feb 25, 2016, West Orange, NJ

 

O.T. Niazi et al. Detection of Cardiac Metastasis Using Flouro-2-Deoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography. American College of Cardiology Conference March 2015

 

Adebayo Olusanya.  The Management of a right ventricle Bullet Embolus.  Presented at the NJACC, February 25, 2015, West Orange, NJ

 

Atish Mathur, Wojciech Rudzinski, NicolasKalayeh, Samir Garyali, Hayder Hashim, Michael Benz, James Maher, Marc Klapholz, Edo Kaluski.Annual UMDNJ Department of Medicine Research Day, May 2013. Comparison of efficacy and systemic hemodynamic effects of two doses of intracoronary sodium nitroprusside for fractional flow reserve study. Annual UMDNJ Department of Medicine Research Day May 2013.

 

Nandan Thirunahari MD, AdamRaskin MD, Ifad Rahman MD, Wojciech Rudzinski MD, Christine Gerula MD, Baburao Koneru MD, Arun Samanta MD, Marc Klapholz MD. Left ventricular diastolic dysfunction is an independent predictor of long-term mortality in patients who underwent liver transplant for end stage liver disease. Annual UMDNJ Department of Medicine Research Day May 2013.Ipsit Pandya MD, Christine Orlowicz MD,Nandan Thirunahari MD, Pallavi Solanki MD.Hepatocellular Carcinoma with Tumor Thrombosis in IVC presenting as Acute Pulmonary Tumor Embolism. Annual UMDNJ Department of Medicine Research Day May 2013.

 

Sukhjeet Singh DO,Nandan Thirunahari MD, Ifad Rahman MD, James Maher MD.Double Orifice Mitral Valve: An Uncommon Congenital Anomaly. Annual UMDNJ Department of Medicine Research Day May 2013.

 

Atish Mathur, Hayder Hashim, Wojciech Rudzinski, Puneet Ghayal, Christopher DiGiorgio.ST-Segment Analysis using Wireless Technology in Acute Myocardial Infarction (STAT-MI) Trial – 7 years Outcomes of a Prospective Single Center Study of ST elevation MI. Annual UMDNJ Department of Medicine Research Day, May 2013.

 

Adam Raskin, Atish Mathur, Christopher DiGiorgio. APVR and Sinus Venous ASD in ESLD. Annual UMDNJ Department of Medicine Research Day May 2013.

 

Adam Raskin, Priya Umapathi,Puneet Ghayal. LV Non-compaction Decompensated by Myocarditis. Annual UMDNJ Department of Medicine Research Day May 2013.

 

Adam Raskin, Roopa Ray. Malignant Constrictive Pericarditis. Annual UMDNJ Department of Medicine Research Day May 2013.

 

C. Di Giorgio, P. Ghayal, A. Raskin, and M. Klapholz. "Lutembacher's Syndrome: Combination of Atrial Septal Defect and Mitral Stenosis." Annual UMDNJ Department of Medicine Research Day May 2013.

 

M. Mysliwiec, S. Singh,P. Ghayal, A. Mathur, C. Di Giorgio, P. Solanki, and M. Klapholz. "Case Report: Unicuspid Aortic Valve." Annual UMDNJ Department of Medicine Research Day, May 2013.

 

A. Raskin, S. Singh,P. Ghayal, J. Maher, and M. Klapholz. "Case Report: Sinus of Valsalva Aneurysm." Annual UMDNJ Department of Medicine Research Day May 2013.

ORAL PRESENTATIONS:


M. Shah et al. Safety of Transesophageal Echocardiagram in Patients with Gastroesophageal Varices. NJACC. 2018

 

Farhan Bajwa, Valentin Suma  Safety of Perflutren-Based Echocardiographic Contrast Agent Adminstration in the Setting of a Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO); a Multicenter Study Conducted in Tertiary Care Centers Based in the New York/Chicago Metropolitan Areas. American College of Cardiology Conference March 17, 2017, Washtington, DC.

 

O.T. Niazi et al. Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Induced Myocardial Infarction Detected by Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Society for Cardiac Magnetic Resonance. January 2016, Los Angeles. Oral Presentation.

 

O.T. Niazi et al. To Tap or not to Tap: Left Ventricular Free Wall Rupture With Cardiac Tamponade Treated with Emergent Pericardiocentesis and Emergent Repair. American College of Cardiology Conference March 2015.

 

O.T. Niazi et al. Blood Cyst on Mitral Valve Papillary Muscle. New Jersey American College of Cardiology Chapter. West Orange, NJ. (Poster). February 2015

 

Atish Mathur. ST-Segment Analysis using Wireless Technology in Acute Myocardial Infarction (STAT-MI) Trial – 7 years Outcomes of a Prospective Single Center Study of ST elevation MI. Annual UMDNJ Department of Medicine Research Day, May 2013.

 

Adam Raskin. “LV Non-compaction Decompensated by Myocarditis”. Internal Medicine Pathology Conference UMDNJ – New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ. March 28, 2013.

 

Adam Raskin. “Malignant Constrictive Pericarditis”. Internal Medicine Pathology Conference UMDNJ – New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ. January 2, 2013.

 

Adam Raskinand S Singh. “Sinus of Valsalva Aneurysm”. Internal Medicine Pathology Conference. UMDNJ – New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ. October 18, 2012.

 

Nandan Thirunahariand S Singh. “Double Orifice Mitral Valve”. Internal Medicine Pathology Conference. October 18, 2012.

 

Atish Mathurand M. Mysliwiec. “A Rare Cause of Aortic Stenosis: Unicuspid Aortic Valve”. Internal Medicine Pathology Conference. October 18, 2012.

 

P. Ghayaland R. Kumari. “Left Ventricular Non-compaction.” Internal Medicine Pathology Conference. UMDNJ – New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ. March 29, 2012

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ABSTRACTS:


Mathenge N, Patel M, Dikdan S, Kazi A, Kinno M, Rashed E, Banerjee R, Moazzami K, Onibile O, Klapholz M. Comparison of in-hospital outcomes among HIV seropositive versus HIV seronegative patients admitted with heart failure in the United States: 2000 to 2012. [Abstract] accepted to American Heart Association Scientific Sessions (2016).

 

ACC 16, April 2-4, Chicago, Illinois. Isolated Coronary Vasculitis as a Cause of Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Diagnostic Dilemma.  Kinno M, Mathenge N, Patel M, Niazi OT, Tashman R, Lichtenstein SJ, Tariq U, Castro Dominguez Y, Boppana VS, Saeed Q.

 

ACC 16, April 13, Chicago, Illinois. The Challenges in Managing Combined Right Atrial and Right Ventricular Infarction. OT Niazi et al.

 

ACC 16, April 12, Chicago, Illinois. Isolated Coronary Vasculitis as a Cause of Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Diagonostic Dilemma.  M Kinno, OT Niazi et al.

 

Kinno M, Castro Dominguez Y, Duma, N, Tashman R, Jain S, Waller AH. MTHFR and G20210A Prothrombin Gene Mutations as a cause of Early Coronary Artery Disease and Ventricular Thrombi: CMRI Assessment of Viability and Thrombus Characterization. 19th Annual SCMR Scientific Session.

 

Niazi, OT, Kinno M, Rastogi S, Klapholz M, Waller AH, Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Induced Myocardial Infarction Detected by Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 19th Annual SCMR Scientific Session 2016.

 

Kinno M, Castro Dominguez Y, Niazi OT, Jain S, Mirza S, Maher J, Waller AH. Coxsackie Myocarditis Presenting with Sustained Ventricular Tachycardia and Slow Coronary Flow: Role of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Diagnosis. 19th Annual SCMR Scientific Session 2016.

 

ACC 13, March 9-11, San Francisco 2013. Comparison of efficacy and systemic hemodynamic effects of two doses of intracoronary sodium nitroprusside for fractional flow reserve study.Atish Mathur, Wojciech Rudzinski,Nicolas Kalayeh, Samir Garayali,Hayder Hashim, Michael Benz, James Maher, Marc Klapholz, Edo Kaluski.