• 18677 Citations
  • 58 h-Index
1992 …2020

Research output per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Publications

Filter
Article
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

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

Open Access
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

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
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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Determinants of diastolic myocardial tissue Doppler velocities: Influences of relaxation and preload

Firstenberg, M. S., Greenberg, N. L., Main, M. L., Drinko, J. K., Odabashian, J. A., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M. J., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of applied physiology. 90, 1, p. 299-307 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

133 Scopus citations

Effect of cardiac output on mitral valve area in patients with mitral stenosis: Validation and pitfalls of the pressure half-time method

Firstenberg, M. S., Prior, D. L., Greenberg, N. L., Wahi, S., Pasquet, A., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Feb 8 2001, In : Journal of Heart Valve Disease. 10, 1, p. 49-56 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Estimation of diastolic intraventricular pressure gradients by Doppler M-mode echocardiography

Greenberg, N. L., Vandervoort, P. M., Firstenberg, M. S., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., 2001, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 280, 6 49-6, p. H2507-H2515

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

111 Scopus citations

Estimation of left ventricular operating stiffness from Doppler early filling deceleration time in humans

Garcia, M. J., Firstenberg, M. S., Greenberg, N. L., Smedira, N., Rodriguez, L., Prior, D. & Thomas, J. D., Feb 2001, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 280, 2 49-2, p. H554-H561

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

72 Scopus citations

Interaliasing distance of the flow convergence surface for determining mitral regurgitant volume: A validation study in a chronic animal model

Sitges, M., Jones, M., Shiota, T., Prior, D. L., Qin, J. X., Tsujino, H., Bauer, F., Kim, Y. J., Deserranno, D., Greenberg, N. L., Cardon, L. A., Zetts, A. D., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Oct 10 2001, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 38, 4, p. 1195-1202 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Prediction of coronary artery disease in patients undergoing operations for mitral valve degeneration

Lin, S. S., Lauer, M. S., Asher, C. R., Cosgrove, D. M., Blackstone, E., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M. J., May 1 2001, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 121, 5, p. 894-901 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Relationship between early diastolic intraventricular pressure gradients, an index of elastic recoil, and improvements in systolic and diastolic function

Firstenberg, M. S., Smedira, N. G., Greenberg, N. L., Prior, D. L., McCarthy, P. M., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Sep 18 2001, In : Circulation. 104, SUPPL. 1, p. i330-i335

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

87 Scopus citations

Respiratory variation of mitral and pulmonary venous Doppler flow velocities in constrictive pericarditis before and after pericardiectomy

Sun, J. P., Abdalla, I. A., Yang, X. S., Rajagopalan, N., Stewart, W. J., Garcia, M. J., Thomas, J. D. & Klein, A. L., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 14, 11, p. 1119-1126 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Right atrial spontaneous echo contrast and thrombi in atrial fibrillation: A transesophageal echocardiography study

Bashir, M., Asher, C. R., Garcia, M. J., Abdalla, I., Jasper, S. E., Murray, R. D., Grimm, R. A., Thomas, J. D. & Klein, A. L., Jan 2001, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 14, 2, p. 122-127 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
2002

Contrast and harmonic imaging improves accuracy and efficiency of novice readers for dobutamine stress echocardiography

Vlassak, I., Rubin, D. N., Odabashian, J. A., Garcia, M. J., King, L. M., Lin, S. S., Drinko, J. K., Morehead, A. J., Prior, D. L., Asher, C. R., Klein, A. L. & Thomas, J. D., Aug 2002, In : Echocardiography. 19, 6, p. 483-488 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Digital echocardiography 2002: Now is the time

Thomas, J. D., Greenberg, N. L. & Garcia, M. J., Aug 1 2002, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 15, 8, p. 831-838 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Doppler-derived myocardial systolic strain rate is a strong index of left ventricular contractility

Greenberg, N. L., Firstenberg, M. S., Castro, P. L., Main, M., Travaglini, A., Odabashian, J. A., Drinko, J. K., Rodriguez, L. L., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M. J., Jan 1 2002, In : Circulation. 105, 1, p. 99-105 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

412 Scopus citations