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2006

Intraventricular Pressure Gradients in Left Ventricular Aneurysms Determined by Color M-Mode Doppler Method: An Animal Study

Asada-Kamiguchi, J., Jones, M., Greenberg, N. L., Popovic, Z. B., Tsujino, H., Zetts, A. D., Qin, J. X., Garcia, M. J., Thomas, J. D. & Shiota, T., Sep 1 2006, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 19, 9, p. 1112-1118 7 p.

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6 Scopus citations

In Vivo Analysis of the Anatomical Relationship of Coronary Sinus to Mitral Annulus and Left Circumflex Coronary Artery Using Cardiac Multidetector Computed Tomography. Implications for Percutaneous Coronary Sinus Mitral Annuloplasty

Choure, A. J., Garcia, M. J., Hesse, B., Sevensma, M., Maly, G., Greenberg, N. L., Borzi, L., Ellis, S., Tuzcu, E. M. & Kapadia, S. R., Nov 21 2006, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 48, 10, p. 1938-1945 8 p.

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134 Scopus citations

Relationship among diastolic intraventricular pressure gradients, relaxation, and preload: Impact of age and fitness

Popović, Z. B., Prasad, A., Garcia, M. J., Arbab-Zadeh, A., Borowski, A., Dijk, E., Greenberg, N. L., Levine, B. D. & Thomas, J. D., Apr 1 2006, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 290, 4, p. H1454-H1459

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52 Scopus citations

Scaling of diastolic intraventricular pressure gradients is related to filling time duration

Popović, Z. B., Richards, K. E., Greenberg, N. L., Rovner, A., Drinko, J., Cheng, Y., Penn, M. S., Fukamachi, K., Mal, N., Levine, B. D., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Aug 10 2006, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 291, 2, p. H762-H769

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18 Scopus citations

Use of Tissue Doppler Imaging to Guide Tube Current Modulation in Cardiac Multidetector Computed Tomographic Angiography

Hesse, B., Murphy, R. T., Sigurdsson, G., Nassif, M., Greenberg, N. L., Gring, C., Sauri, D., Desai, M. Y. & Garcia, M. J., Sep 1 2006, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 98, 5, p. 603-607 5 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Value of Mitral Valve Tenting Volume Determined by Real-Time Three-Dimensional Echocardiography in Patients With Functional Mitral Regurgitation

Song, J. M., Fukuda, S., Kihara, T., Shin, M. S., Garcia, M. J., Thomas, J. D. & Shiota, T., Oct 15 2006, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 98, 8, p. 1088-1093 6 p.

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52 Scopus citations
2005

Aortic valve replacement in patients with mild or moderate aortic stenosis and coronary bypass surgery

Pereira, J. J., Balaban, K., Lauer, M. S., Lytle, B., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M. J., Jul 1 2005, In : American Journal of Medicine. 118, 7, p. 735-742 8 p.

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55 Scopus citations

Bench repair of donor aortic valve with minimal access orthotopic heart transplantation

Navia, J. L., Atik, F. A., Marullo, A., Starling, R. C., Garcia, M., Vega, P. R., Smedira, N. G. & McCarthy, P. M., Jul 1 2005, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 80, 1, p. 313-315 3 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Comparison of left ventricular diastolic function after on-pump versus off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting

Ng, K. K., Popovic, Z. B., Troughton, R. W., Navia, J., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M. J., Mar 1 2005, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 95, 5, p. 647-650 4 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Effects of short-term glucocorticoids on cardiovascular biomarkers

Brotman, D. J., Girod, J. P., Garcia, M. J., Patel, J. V., Gupta, M., Posch, A., Saunders, S., Lip, G. Y. H., Worley, S. & Reddy, S., Jun 1 2005, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 90, 6, p. 3202-3208 7 p.

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75 Scopus citations

Effects of sodium nitroprusside in aortic stenosis associated with severe heart failure: Pressure-volume loop analysis using a numerical model

Popović, Z. B., Khot, U. N., Novaro, G. M., Casas, F., Greenberg, N. L., Garcia, M. J., Francis, G. S. & Thomas, J. D., Jan 1 2005, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 288, 1 57-1, p. H416-H423

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21 Scopus citations

Guidelines and recommendations for digital echocardiography: A report from the digital echocardiography committee of the American Society of Echocardiography

Thomas, J. D., Adams, D. B., DeVries, S., Ehler, D., Greenberg, N., Garcia, M., Ginzton, L., Gorcsan, J., Katz, A. S., Keller, A., Khandheria, B., Powers, K. B., Roszel, C., Rubenson, D. S. & Soble, J., Mar 2005, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 18, 3, p. 287-297 11 p.

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54 Scopus citations

Minimally invasive left ventricular epicardial lead placement: Surgical techniques for heart failure resynchronization therapy

Navia, J. L., Atik, F. A., Grimm, R. A., Garcia, M., Vega, P. R., Myhre, U., Starling, R. C., Wilkoff, B. L., Martin, D., Houghtaling, P. L., Blackstone, E. H. & Cosgrove, D. M., May 2005, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 79, 5, p. 1536-1544 9 p.

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75 Scopus citations

Mitral annulus size links ventricular dilatation to functional mitral regurgitation

Popović, Z. B., Martin, M., Fukamachi, K., Inoue, M., Kwan, J., Doi, K., Jian, X. Q., Shiota, T., Garcia, M. J., McCarthy, P. M. & Thomas, J. D., Sep 1 2005, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 18, 9, p. 959-963 5 p.

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23 Scopus citations

Non-invasive evaluation of orthotopic heart transplant rejection by echocardiography

Sun, J. P., Abdalla, I. A., Asher, C. R., Greenberg, N. L., Popović, Z. B., Taylor, D. O., Starling, R. C., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M. J., Feb 2005, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 24, 2, p. 160-165 6 p.

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55 Scopus citations

Planimetric assessment of anatomic valve area overestimates effective orifice area in bicuspid aortic stenosis

Donal, E., Novaro, G. M., Deserrano, D., Popovic, Z. B., Greenberg, N. L., Richards, K. E., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M. J., Dec 1 2005, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 18, 12, p. 1392-1398 7 p.

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37 Scopus citations

Relation of brachial artery reactivity to nitroglycerin and heart rate recovery following exercise in healthy male volunteers

Girod, J. P., Garcia, M. J., Saunders, S., Drinko, J. & Brotman, D. J., Aug 1 2005, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 96, 3, p. 447-449 3 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Relationship of diastolic intraventricular pressure gradients and aerobic capacity in patients with diastolic heart failure

Rovner, A., Greenberg, N. L., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M. J., Nov 1 2005, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 289, 5 58-5, p. H2081-H2088

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59 Scopus citations

Tricuspid valve repair for biopsy-induced regurgitation in a heart transplant recipient

Navia, J. L., Atik, F. A., Vega, P. R., Garcia, M., Starling, R. C., Gonzalez-Stawinski, G. V., Smedira, N. G. & Cosgrove, D. M., Dec 1 2005, In : Journal of Heart Valve Disease. 14, 2, p. 264-267 4 p.

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15 Scopus citations
2004

A 73-year-old man with chest pain 4 days after a fish dinner

Medina, H. M., Garcia, M. J., Velazquez, O. & Sandoval, N., Jul 2004, In : Chest. 126, 1, p. 294-297 4 p.

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11 Scopus citations

CATSCAN (coronary assessment by CT scanning and catheter angiography): Protocol of a multi-center trial

Garcia, M., Hoffmann, M. & Lessick, J., Dec 1 2004, In : MedicaMundi. 48, 3, p. 30-35 6 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Echocardiographic assessment in cell transplantation

Garcia, M. J., Jun 2004, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 95, SUPPL. 1, p. S50-S52

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Images in cardiovascular medicine. Transplant vasculopathy: evaluation with multi-detector computed tomography.

Goetze, S., Sigurdsson, G., Greenberg, N. L., Yamani, H. & Garcia, M. J., Aug 31 2004, In : Circulation. 110, 9, p. e80-81

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1 Scopus citations

Influence of structural geometry on the severity of bicuspid aortic stenosis

Richards, K. E., Deserranno, D., Donal, E., Greenberg, N. L., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M. J., Sep 1 2004, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 287, 3 56-3, p. H1410-H1416

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40 Scopus citations

Registration of real-time 3-D ultrasound images of the heart for novel 3-D stress echocardiography

Shekhar, R., Zagrodsky, V., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Sep 1 2004, In : IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging. 23, 9, p. 1141-1149 9 p.

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43 Scopus citations
2003

A dynamic approach to identifying desired physiological phases for cardiac imaging using multislice spiral CT

Vembara, M., Garcia, M. J., Heuscher, D. J., Haberl, R., Matthews, D., Böhme, G. E. & Greenberg, N. L., Jul 1 2003, In : Medical Physics. 30, 7, p. 1683-1693 11 p.

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111 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

Benzocaine-induced methemoglobinemia: Experience from a high-volume transesophageal echocardiography laboratory

Novaro, G. M., Aronow, H. D., Militello, M. A., Garcia, M. J. & Sabik, E. M., Feb 1 2003, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 16, 2, p. 170-175 6 p.

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52 Scopus citations

Comparison of left ventricular diastolic function in obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in patients undergoing percutaneous septal alcohol ablation versus surgical myotomy/myectomy

Sitges, M., Shiota, T., Lever, H. M., Qin, J. X., Bauer, F., Drinko, J. K., Agler, D. A., Martin, M. G., Greenberg, N. L., Smedira, N. G., Lytle, B. W., Tuzcu, E. M., Garcia, M. J. & Thomas, J. D., Apr 1 2003, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 91, 7, p. 817-821 5 p.

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47 Scopus citations

Diagnóstico y guía terapéutica de la insuficiencia cardíaca diastólica

Translated title of the contribution: Diagnosis and therapeutic guidance of diastolic heart failureGarcía, M. J., Apr 1 2003, In : Revista Espanola de Cardiologia. 56, 4, p. 396-406 11 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Improvement in diastolic intraventricular pressure gradients in patients with HOCM after ethanol septal reduction

Rovner, A., Smith, R., Greenberg, N. L., Tuzcu, E. M., Smedira, N., Lever, H. M., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M. J., Dec 2003, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 285, 6 54-6, p. H2492-H2499

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42 Scopus citations

Mutual information-based multimodality registration of cardiac ultrasound and SPECT images: A preliminary investigation

Walimbe, V., Zagrodsky, V., Raja, S., Jaber, W. A., DiFilippo, F. P., Garcia, M. J., Brunken, R. C., Thomas, J. D. & Shekhar, R., Dec 1 2003, In : International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging. 19, 6, p. 483-494 12 p.

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23 Scopus citations

Relation of hemoglobin A1c to left ventricular relaxation in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus and without overt heart disease

Shishehbor, M. H., Hoogwerf, B. J., Schoenhagen, P., Marso, S. P., Sun, J. P., Li, J., Klein, A. L., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M. J., Jun 15 2003, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 91, 12, p. 1514-1517 4 p.

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59 Scopus citations

Use of strain imaging in detecting segmental dysfunction in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Yang, H., Sun, J. P., Lever, H. M., Popovic, Z. B., Drinko, J. K., Greenberg, N. L., Shiota, T., Thomas, J. D. & Garcia, M. J., Mar 1 2003, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 16, 3, p. 233-239 7 p.

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96 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.

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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.

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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.

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412 Scopus citations

Is Doppler tissue velocity during early left ventricular filling preload independent?

Yalçin, F., Kaftan, A., Muderrisoǧlu, H., Korkmaz, M. E., Flachskampf, F., Garcia, M. & Thomas, J. D., Apr 13 2002, In : Heart. 87, 4, p. 336-339 4 p.

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69 Scopus citations

Myectomy site thrombus formation: An underappreciated source of thromboembolism after septal myectomy

Seshadri, N., Novaro, G. M., Lever, H., White, R. D., Smedira, N., Grimm, R. A. & Garcia, M. J., Mar 1 2002, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 123, 3, p. 562-564 3 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Prevalence of left ventricular diastolic dysfunction by Doppler echocardiography: Clinical application of the Canadian consensus guidelines

Yamada, H., Goh, P. P., Sun, J. P., Odabashian, J., Garcia, M. J., Thomas, J. D. & Klein, A. L., Oct 1 2002, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 15, 10 II, p. 1238-1244 7 p.

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54 Scopus citations

Pulmonary venous flows reflect changes in left atrial hemodynamics during mitral balloon valvotomy

Yalçin, F., El-Amrousy, M., Müderrisoǧlu, H., Korkmaz, M., Flachskampf, F., Tuzcu, M., Garcia, M. G. & Thomas, J. D., Jan 1 2002, In : Angiology. 53, 3, p. 323-327 5 p.

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2 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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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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

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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.

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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.

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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

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87 Scopus citations