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1992 …2020

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Publications

1992

Thiazide-induced pulmonary edema: A case report

Garcia, M. J., Kidwai, Z., Rosa, J. & Cooper, E. B., Jan 1 1992, In : Connecticut medicine. 56, 4, p. 185-186 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
1994

Comparison of persistent thallium perfusion defects by quantitative washout analysis with thallium reinjection in patients with coronary artery disease

Garcia, M. J., Neumann, D., Go, R. T., Ares, M. A., Rodriguez, L., Griffin, B. P. & Thomas, J. D., Nov 15 1994, In : The American Journal of Cardiology. 74, 10, p. 977-981 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Prognostic value of left ventricular cavity dilatation in patients with increased thallium lung uptake during exercise thallium-201 testing

Garcia, M. J., Desai, S., LaRaia, P. J. & Boucher, C. A., Jan 1 1994, In : American Journal of Noninvasive Cardiology. 8, 6, p. 381-385 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1996

Assessment of mitral annular dynamics during diastole by Doppler tissue imaging: Comparison with mitral Doppler inflow in subjects without heart disease and in patients with left ventricular hypertrophy

Rodriguez, L., Garcia, M., Ares, M., Griffin, B. P., Nakatani, S. & Thomas, J. D., Jan 1 1996, In : American heart journal. 131, 5, p. 982-987 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

261 Scopus citations

Coronary-artery bypass surgery with internal-thoracic-artery grafts [4]

Garcia, M. J., Passer, A. A., Koorevaar, M., Arnold, A. E. R., Hein Cornel, J., Cameron, A. & Davis, K. B., Jan 1 1996, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 334, 24, p. 1609-1610 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Differentiation of constrictive pericarditis from restrictive cardiomyopathy: Assessment of left ventricular diastolic velocities in longitudinal axis by Doppler tissue imaging

Garcia, M. J., Rodriguez, L., Ares, M., Griffin, B. P., Thomas, J. D. & Klein, A. L., Jan 1996, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 27, 1, p. 108-114 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

443 Scopus citations

Mechanisms of Hemolysis with Mitral Prosthetic Regurgitation: Study Using Transesophageal Echocardiography and Fluid Dynamic Simulation

Garcia, M. J., Vandervoort, P., Stewart, W. J., Lytle, B. W., Cosgrove, D. M., Thomas, J. D. & Griffin, B. P., Feb 1996, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 27, 2, p. 399-406 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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87 Scopus citations

Myocardial wall velocity assessment by pulsed Doppler tissue imaging: Characteristic findings in normal subjects

Garcia, M. J., Rodriguez, L., Ares, M., Griffin, B. P., Klein, A. L., Stewart, W. J. & Thomas, J. D., Jan 1 1996, In : American heart journal. 132, 3, p. 648-656 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

227 Scopus citations

Pulmonary vein thrombosis and peripheral embolization

Garcia, M. J., Rodriguez, L. & Vandervoort, P., Jan 1 1996, In : Chest. 109, 3, p. 846-847 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
1997

Analysis of clinical and echocardiographic predictors of prognosis following left ventricular remodeling surgery

Asher, C. R., Garcia, M., Starling, R. C., Amrousy, M. E., Maragos, S., Vargo, R. L., Scalia, G. M., Thomas, J. D. & McCarthy, P. M., Dec 1 1997, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 10, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An index of early left ventricular filling that combined with pulsed Doppler peak E velocity may estimate capillary wedge pressure

Garcia, M. J., Ares, M. A., Asher, C., Rodriguez, L., Vandervoort, P. & Thomas, J. D., Feb 1 1997, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 29, 2, p. 448-454 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

404 Scopus citations

Application of color Doppler M-mode echocardiography in the assessment of ventricular diastolic function: Potential for quantitative analysis

Thomas, J. D., Garcia, M. J. & Greenberg, N. L., Dec 1 1997, In : Heart and Vessels. 12, SUPPL. 12, p. 135-137 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Comparison of MPEG digital image compression with super VHS for diagnostic echocardiographic readings

Brar, R., Yurow, G., Neumann, A., Stamos, T., Garcia, M., Stoddard, M., Cherian, P. K., Thomas, J. D. & Soble, J. S., 1997, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 10, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Increased left ventricular myocardial relaxation velocities after coronary angioplasty

Farias, C. A., Garcia, M. J., Thomas, J. D., Klein, A. L., Rodriguez, L., Odabashian, J. & Griffin, B. P., Dec 1 1997, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 10, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
1998

Comparison of MPEG digital video with super VHS tape for diagnostic echocardiographic readings

Soble, J. S., Yurow, G., Brar, R., Stamos, T., Neumann, A., Garcia, M., Stoddard, M. F., Cherian, P. K., Bhamb, B. & Thomas, J. D., 1998, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 11, 8, p. 819-825 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Echocardiography in prosthetic valve disease

Garcia, M. J., May 1 1998, In : Indian Heart Journal. 50, 3, p. 267-276 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Myocardial Doppler velocity imaging - A quantitative technique for interpretation of Dobufamine echocardiography

Yamada, E., Garcia, M., Thomas, J. D. & Marwick, T. H., Jan 1 1998, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 82, 6 A, p. 806-809 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations

New doppler echocardiographic applications for the study of diastolic function

Garcia, M. J., Thomas, J. D. & Klein, A. L., Oct 1 1998, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 32, 4, p. 865-875 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

855 Scopus citations
1999

Assessment of diastolic function by tissue Doppler echocardiography: Comparison with standard transmitral and pulmonary venous flow

Farias, C. A., Rodriguez, L., Garcia, M. J., Sun, J. P., Klein, A. L. & Thomas, J. D., Aug 1999, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 12, 8, p. 609-617 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

184 Scopus citations

Automated estimation of regurgitant volume and effective orifice area from color Doppler echocardiography

Greenberg, N. L., Prior, D. L., Firstenberg, M. S., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Dec 1 1999, In : Computers in Cardiology. p. 619-622 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Scopus citations

Color M-mode doppler flow propagation velocity is a relatively preload- independent index of left ventricular filling

Garcia, M. J., Palac, R. T., Malenka, D. J., Terrell, P. & Plehn, J. F., Jan 1 1999, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 12, 2, p. 129-137 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

98 Scopus citations

In vivo guided numerical modeling of pulmonary venous waveforms: A paradigm for applied physiology research

Firstenberg, M. S., Garcia, M. J., Smedira, N., Greenberg, N. L., Prior, D. L., Scalia, G. M. & Thomas, J. D., Dec 1 1999, In : Computers in Cardiology. p. 13-16 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

New approaches to the Doppler echocardiographic assessment of diastolic function: From research laboratory to clinical practice

Pasquet, A., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Oct 1 1999, In : Progress in Pediatric Cardiology. 10, 2, p. 105-112 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Noninvasive assessment of left atrial maximum dP/dt by a combination of transmitral and pulmonary venous flow

Nakatani, S., Garcia, M. J., Firstenberg, M. S., Rodriguez, L., Grimm, R. A., Greenberg, N. L., McCarthy, P. M., Vandervoort, P. M. & Thomas, J. D., Sep 1 1999, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 34, 3, p. 795-801 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

Semi-automated analysis of color M-mode echocardiographic images for determining transmitral pressure gradients using a simplified Euler equation

Firstenberg, M. S., Greenberg, N. L., Garcia, M. J., Castro, P. L., Prior, D. L., Smedira, N. G. & Thomas, J. D., Dec 1 1999, In : Computers in Cardiology. p. 181-184 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Scopus citations

Tissue Doppler to assess diastolic left ventricular function

Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Jan 1 1999, In : Echocardiography. 16, 5, p. 501-508 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Transesophageal echocardiography diagnosis of intramural hematoma of the ascending aorta: A word of caution

Flachskampf, F. A., Banbury, M., Smedira, N., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M., Jan 1 1999, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 12, 10, p. 866-870 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
2000

Color M-mode Doppler flow propagation velocity is a preload insensitive index of left ventricular relaxation: Animal and human validation

Garcia, M. J., Smedira, N. G., Greenberg, N. L., Main, M., Firstenberg, M. S., Odabashian, J. & Thomas, J. D., Jan 1 2000, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 35, 1, p. 201-208 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

299 Scopus citations

Comparison by real-time three-dimensional echocardiography of left ventricular geometry in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy versus secondary left ventricular hypertrophy

Yalçin, F., Shiota, T., Odabashian, J., Agler, D., Greenberg, N. L., Garcia, M. J., Lever, H. M. & Thomas, J. D., Apr 15 2000, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 85, 8, p. 1035-1038 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Diastolic dysfunction and heart failure: Causes and treatment options

Garcia, M. J., Oct 2000, In : Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine. 67, 10, p. 727-738 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

9 Scopus citations

Digital echocardiographic communication using multivendor networked DICOM devices

Greenberg, N. L., Castro, P. L., Firstenberg, M. S., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Dec 1 2000, In : Computers in Cardiology. p. 279-282 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

2 Scopus citations

Echocardiographic assessment of the mechanisms of correction of bileaflet prolapse causing mitral regurgitation with only posterior leaflet repair surgery

Cho, L., Gillinov, A. M., Cosgrove, D. M., Griffin, B. P. & Garcia, M. J., Dec 15 2000, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 86, 12, p. 1349-1351 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Effect of scanline orientation on ventricular flow propagation: Assessment using high frame-rate color Doppler echocardiography

Greenberg, N. L., Castro, P. L., Drinko, J., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., May 15 2000, In : Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation. 36, p. 203-208 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Improvement in right ventricular systolic function after surgical correction of isolated tricuspid regurgitation

Mukherjee, D., Nader, S., Olano, A., Garcia, M. J. & Griffin, B. P., Jul 2000, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 13, 7, p. 650-654 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Internet-based transfer of cardiac ultrasound images

Firstenberg, M. S., Greenberg, N. L., Garcia, M. J., Morehead, A. J., Cardon, L. A., Klein, A. L. & Thomas, J. D., Jan 1 2000, In : Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. 6, 3, p. 168-171 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

National use of the transesophageal echocardiographic-guided approach to cardioversion for patients in atrial fibrillation

Murray, R. D., Goodman, A. S., Lieber, E. A., Jasper, S. E., Grimm, R. A., Garcia, M. J., Miller, D. M. & Klein, A. L., Jan 15 2000, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 85, 2, p. 239-244 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Noninvasive estimation of transmitral pressure drop across the normal mitral valve in humans: Importance of convective and inertial forces during left ventricular filling

Firstenberg, M. S., Vandervoort, P. M., Greenberg, N. L., Smedira, N. G., McCarthy, P. M., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Nov 15 2000, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 36, 6, p. 1942-1949 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

Potential pitfalls of strain rate imaging: Angle dependency

Castro, P. L., Greenberg, N. L., Drinko, J., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., May 15 2000, In : Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation. 36, p. 197-202 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

87 Scopus citations

Qualitative and quantitative effects of harmonic echocardiographic imaging on endocardial edge definition and side-lobe artifacts

Rubin, D. N., Yazbek, N., Garcia, M. J., Stewart, W. J. & Thomas, J. D., Jan 1 2000, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 13, 11, p. 1012-1018 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Relationship of echocardiographic indices to pulmonary capillary wedge pressures in healthy volunteers

Firstenberg, M. S., Levine, B. D., Garcia, M. J., Greenberg, N. L., Cardon, L., Morehead, A. J., Zuckerman, J. & Thomas, J. D., Nov 1 2000, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 36, 5, p. 1664-1669 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

205 Scopus citations

The echo-doppler evaluation of left ventricular diastolic function: A current perspective

Appleton, C. P., Firstenberg, M. S., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Jan 1 2000, In : Cardiology clinics. 18, 3, p. 513-546 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

136 Scopus citations

The effects of acute coronary occlusion on noninvasive echocardiographically derived systolic and diastolic myocardial strain rates

Firstenberg, M. S., Greenberg, N. L., Smedira, N. G., Castro, P., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M. J., Jan 1 2000, In : Current surgery. 57, 5, p. 466-472 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Transesophageal echocardiography assessment of severe ostial left main coronary stenosis

Firstenberg, M. S., Greenberg, N. L., Lin, S. S., Garcia, M. J., Alexander, L. A. & Thomas, J. D., Jul 2000, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 13, 7, p. 696-698 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Treatment of hypertension with perindopril reduces plasma atrial natriuretic peptide levels, left ventricular mass, and improves echocardiographic parameters of diastolic function

Yalçin, F., Aksoy, F. G., Muderrisoglu, H., Sabah, I., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Jan 1 2000, In : Clinical Cardiology. 23, 6, p. 437-441 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
2001

Automated assessment of noninvasive filling pressure using color doppler M-mode echocardography

Greenberg, N. L., Firstenberg, M. S., Cardon, L. A., Zuckerman, J., Levine, B. D., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Dec 1 2001, In : Computers in Cardiology. p. 601-604 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

4 Scopus citations

Automated quantification of mitral valve regurgitation based on normalized centerline velocity distribution

Deserranno, D., Greenberg, N. L., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M. J., Dec 1 2001, In : Computers in Cardiology. p. 9-12 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Color M-mode Doppler flow propagation velocity in cardiac tamponade [1] (multiple letters)

Togni, M., Shabetai, R., Blanchard, D. & Garcia, M. J., Jan 27 2001, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 37, 1, p. 328-329 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Scopus citations

Comparison of MPEG-1 digital videotape with digitized sVHS videotape for quantitative echocardiographic measurements

Garcia, M. J., Thomas, J. D., Greenberg, N., Sandelski, J., Herrera, C., Mudd, C., Wicks, J., Spencer, K., Neumann, A., Sankpal, B. & Soble, J., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 14, 2, p. 114-121 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Comparison of new Doppler echocardiographic methods to differentiate constrictive pericardial heart disease and restrictive cardiomyopathy

Rajagopalan, N., Garcia, M. J., Rodriguez, L., Murray, R. D., Apperson-Hansen, C., Stugaard, M., Thomas, J. D. & Klein, A. L., Jan 1 2001, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 87, 1, p. 86-94 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

163 Scopus citations