2016 Publication Archive

** Please note that this is not an exhaustive list.

December 2016

Barriers to goals of care discussions with hospitalized patients with advanced heart failure: feasibility and performance of a novel questionnaire

Aleksova N, Demers C, Strachan P, MacIver J, Downar J, Fowler R, Heyland D, Ross H, You J. ESC Heart Fail. 2016 Dec;3(4):245-252


November 2016

Barriers to goals of care discussions with patients who have advanced heart failure: Results of a multicenter survey of hospital-based cardiology clinicians

You J, Aleksova N, Ducharme A, MacIver J, Mielniczuk L, Fowler R, Demers C, Clarke B, Parent M, Toma M, Strachan P, Farand P, Isaac D, Zieroth S, Swinton M, Jiang X, Day A, Heyland D, Ross H. J Card Fail. 2017 Nov;23(11):786-793

Comparison of drug-eluting stents with bare-metal stents for PCI of saphenous vein graft lesions: systematic review and meta-analysis

Mosleh W, Gandhi S, Elsiddig M, Schwalm J, Farkouh M. J Invasive Cardiol. 2016 Nov 15

Design and rationale for the Acute Congestive Heart Failure Urgent Care Evaluation: The ACUTE Study.

Lee D, Lee J, Schull M, Grimshaw J, Austin P, Tu J. Am Heart J. 2016 Nov;181:60-65

Geographic and temporal validity of prediction models: different approaches were useful to examine model performance.

Austin P, van Klaveren D, Vergouwe Y, Nieboer D, Lee D, Steyerberg E.  J Clin Epidemiol. 2016 Nov;79:76-85

Global phosphoproteomic profiling reveals perturbed signaling in a mouse model of dilated cardiomyopathy

Kuzmanov U, Guo H, Buchsbaum D, Cosme J, Abbasi C, Isserlin R, Sharma P, Gramolini A, Emili A. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2016 Nov 1;113(44):12592-12597

A matched cohort study of patients with end-stage heart failure from anthracycline-induced cardiomyopathy requiring advanced cardiac support

Thomas G, McDonald M, Day J, Ross H, Delgado D, Billia F, Butany J, Rao V, Amir E, Bedard P, Thavendiranathan P. Am J Cardiol. 2016 Nov 15;118(10):1539-1544

Parents perspectives on whole genome sequencing for their children: qualified enthusiasm?

Anderson J, Meyn M, Shuman C, Zlotnik Shaul R, Mantella L, Szego M, Bowdin S, Monfared N, Hayeems R. J Med Ethics. 2016 Nov 25

Recommendations for the integration of genomics into clinical practice

Bowdin S, Gilbert A, Bedoukian E, Carew C, Adam M, Belmont J, Bernhardt B, Biesecker L, Bjornsson H, Blitzer M, D’Alessandro L, Deardorff M, Demmer L, Elliott A, Feldman G, Glass I, Herman G, Hindorff L, Hisama F, Hudgins L, Innes A, Jackson L, Jarvik G, Kim R, Korf B, Ledbetter D, Li M, Liston E, Marshall C, Medne L, Meyn M, Monfared N, Morton C, Mulvihill J, Plon S, Rehm H, Roberts A, Shuman C, Spinner N, Stavropoulos D, Valverde K, Waggoner D, Wilkens A, Cohn R, Krantz I. Genet Med. 2016 Nov;18(11):1075-1084

The risk of myocardial infarction with aromatase inhibitors relative to tamoxifen in post-menopausal women with early stage breast cancer

Abdel-Qadir H, Amir E, Fischer H, Fu , Austin P, Harvey P, Rochon P, Lee D, Anderson GM. Eur J Cancer. 2016 Nov;68:11-21.


October 2016

Effect of experience and training on the concordance and precision of strain measurements.

Negishi T, Negishi K, Thavendiranathan P, Cho G, Popescu B, Vinereanu D, Kurosawa K, Penicka M, Marwick T. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Oct 6. pii: S1936-878X(16)30620-9


September 2016

Developing points-based risk-scoring systems in the presence of competing risks.

Austin P, Lee D, D’Agostino R, Fine J. Stat Med. 2016 Sep 30;35(22):4056-72

Distinct genetic architectures for syndromic and nonsyndromic congenital heart defects identified by exome sequencing 

Sifrim A, Hitz M, Wilsdon A, Breckpot J, Turki S, Thienpont B, McRae J, Fitzgerald T, Singh T, Swaminathan G, Prigmore E, Rajan D, Abdul-Khaliq H, Banka S, Bauer U, Bentham J, Berger F, Bhattacharya S, Bu’Lock F, Canham N, Colgiu I, Cosgrove C, Cox H, Daehnert I, Daly A, Danesh J, Fryer A, Gewillig M, Hobson E, Hoff K, Homfray T; INTERVAL Study, Kahlert AK, Ketley A, Kramer H, Lachlan K, Lampe A, Louw J, Manickara A, Manase D, McCarthy K, Metcalfe K, Moore C, Newbury-Ecob R, Omer S, Ouwehand W, Park S, Parker M, Pickardt T, Pollard MO, Robert L, Roberts D, Sambrook J, Setchfield K, Stiller B, Thornborough C, Toka O, Watkins H, Williams D, Wright M, Mital S, Daubeney P, Keavney B, Goodship J ;UK10K Consortium, Abu-Sulaiman R, Klaassen S, Wright C, Firth H, Barrett J, Devriendt K, FitzPatrick D, Brook J;Deciphering Developmental Disorders Study, Hurles M. Nat Genet. 2016 Sep;48(9):1060-5

Effects of slice orientation on reproducibility of sequential assessment of right ventricular volumes and ejection fraction: short-axis vs transverse SSFP cine cardiovascular magnetic resonance

D’Errico L, Lamacie M, Jimenez Juan L, Deva D, Wald R, Ley S, Hanneman K, Thavendiranathan P, Wintersperger B. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 2016 Sep 22;18(1):60.

Enhancing literacy in cardiovascular genetics: A scientific statement from the American Heart Association

Mital S, Musunuru K, Garg V, Russell M, Lanfear D, Gupta R, Hickey K, Ackerman M, Perez M, Roden D, Woo D, Fox C, Ware S. Circ. Cardio Genetics. September 26, 2016

Long-term follow-up of outcomes with F-18-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography imaging-assisted management of patients with severe left ventricular dysfunction secondary to coronary disease

McArdle B, Shukla T, Nichol G, deKemp R, Bernick J, Guo A, Lim S, Davies R, Haddad H, Duchesne L, Hendry P, Masters R, Ross H, Freeman M, Gulenchyn K, Racine N, Humen D, Benard F, Ruddy T, Chow B, Mielniczuk L, DaSilva J, Garrard L, Wells G, Beanlands R; PARR-2 Investigators. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Sep;9(9)

Medical treatment and revascularization options in patients with type 2 diabetes and coronary disease

Mancini G, Farkouh M, Brooks M, Chaitman B, Boden W, Vlachos H, Hartigan P, Siami F, Sidhu M, Bittner V, Frye R, Fuster V. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Sep 6;68(10):985-95

Progressive cerebellar atrophy and a novel homozygous pathogenic DNAJC19 variant as a cause of dilated cardiomyopathy ataxia syndrome 

Al Teneiji A, Siriwardena K, George K, Mital S, Mercimek-Mahmutoglu S. Pediatr Neurol. 2016 Sep;62:58-61.


Raman S, Dickerson J, Mazur W, Wong T, B Schelbert E, Min J, Scandling D, Bartone C, Craft J, Thavendiranathan P, Mazzaferri EL Jr,Arnold J, Gilkeson R, Simonetti O. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Aug 19;5(8)

Insulin decreases atherosclerotic plaque burden and increases plaque stability via nitric oxide synthase in apolipoprotein E-null mice.

Mori Y, Chiang S, Bendeck MP, Giacca A. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2016 Aug 1;311(2):E335-45

A longitudinal view of factors that influence the emotional well-being of family caregivers to individuals with heart failure.

Grigorovich A, Lee A, Ross H, Woodend A, Forde S, Cameron J. Aging Ment Health. 2017 Aug;21(8):844-850

T2 and T1 assessment of abdominal tissue response to graded hypoxia and hypercapnia using a controlled gas mixing circuit for small animals.

Ganesh T, Estrada M, Duffin J, Cheng H. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2016 Aug;44(2):305-16


July 2016

Are guidelines mantra? Musings about uncertainty in medicine

Lee D. J Card Fail. 2016 Jul;22(7):483-4

Avoiding false discovery in biomarker research

Patel P, Kuzmanov U, Mital S. BMC Biochem. 2016 Jul 30;17(1):17

Canadian Cardiovascular Society guidelines for evaluation and management of cardiovascular complications of cancer therapy

Virani SA, Dent S, Brezden-Masley C, Clarke B, Davis MK, Jassal DS, Johnson C, Lemieux J, Paterson I, Sebag IA, Simmons C, Sulpher J, Thain K, Thavendiranathan P, Wentzell JR, Wurtele N, Côté MA, Fine NM, Haddad H, Hayley BD, Hopkins S, Joy AA, Rayson D, Stadnick E, Straatman L. Can J Cardiol. 2016 Jul;32(7):831-41

Cardiovascular risk factor management performance in Canada and the United States: a systematic review

Alabousi M, Abdullah P, Alter D, Booth G, Hogg W, Ko D, Manuel D, Farkouh M, Tu J, Udell J. Can J Cardiol. 2016 Jul 18. pii: S0828-282X(16)30208-2

Care setting intensity and outcomes after emergency department presentation among patients with acute heart failure

Goldraich L, Austin P, Zhou L, Tu J, Schull M, Mak S, Ross H, Morrow D, Lee D. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Jul 22;5(7)

Chronic congestive heart failure – a new therapeutic choice

Parker JD, Ross HJ. CMAJ. 2016 Jul 25

Fibronectin adsorption on surface-modified polyetherurethanes and their differentiated effect on specific blood elements related to inflammatory and clotting processes

Hugoni L, Montaño-Machado V, Yang M, Pauthe E, Mantovani D, Santerre JP. Biointerphases. 2016 Jul 1;11(2):029809. doi: 10.1116/1.4950887.
Gramolini A, Lau E, Liu P. Circulation 2016 Jul 26;134(4):286-9

New therapy, new challenges: The effects of long-term continuous flow left ventricular assist device on inflammation

Grosman-Rimon L, Billia F, Fuks A, Jacobs I, A McDonald M, Cherney DZ, Rao V. Int J Cardiol. 2016 Jul 15;215:424-30

Quantitative modelling of epithelial morphogenesis: integrating cell mechanics and molecular dynamics

Yu J, Fernandez-Gonzalez R. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 2016 Jul 29

Routine prophylactic cardio-protective therapy should be given to all recipients at risk of cardiotoxicity from chemotherapy

Abdel-Qadir H, Nolan MT, Thavendiranathan P.  Can J Cardiol July 2016;32:921–925

Tumor Necrosis Factor/sphingosine-1-phosphate signaling augments resistance artery myogenic tone in diabetes

Sauvé M, Hui SK, Dinh DD, Foltz WD, Momen A, Nedospasov SA, Offermanns S, Husain M, Kroetsch JT, Lidington D, Bolz SS. Diabetes. 2016 Jul;65(7):1916-28


June 2016

AKI and long-term risk for cardiovascular events and mortality

Odutayo A, Wong CX, Farkouh M, Altman DG, Hopewell S, Emdin CA, Hunn BH. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Jun 13

Consent for newborn screening: parents’ and health-care professionals’ experiences of consent in practice

Etchegary H, Nicholls SG, Tessier L, Simmonds C, Potter BK, Brehaut JC, Pullman D, Hayeems R, Zelenietz S, Lamoureux M, Milburn J, Turner L, Chakraborty P, Wilson B. Eur J Hum Genet. 2016 Jun 15

Emerging imaging techniques after cardiac transplantation

McDiarmid A, Plein S, Ross H. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2016 Jun 24

Outcomes in adult congenital heart disease patients undergoing heart transplantation: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Doumouras B, Alba A, Foroutan F, Burchill L, Dipchand A, Ross H. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2016 Jun 7

Predicting heart failure with preserved and reduced ejection fraction: the international collaboration on heart failure subtypes

Ho J, Enserro D, Brouwers F, Kizer J, Shah S, Psaty B, Bartz T, Santhanakrishnan R, Lee D, Chan C, Liu K, Blaha M, Hillege H, van der Harst P, van Gilst W, Kop W, Gansevoort R, Vasan R, Gardin J, Levy D, Gottdiener J, de Boer R, Larson M. Circulation: Heart Failure 2016; 9:e003116

Quantification of myocardial extracellular volume fraction with cardiac MR imaging in thalassemia major

Hanneman K, Nguyen ET, Thavendiranathan P, Ward R, Greiser A, Jolly MP, Butany J, Yang IY, Sussman MS, Wintersperger BJ. Radiology. 2016 Jun;279(3):720-30

Using newborn screening bloodspots for research: public preferences for policy options.

Hayeems RZ, Miller FA, Barg CJ, Bombard Y, Cressman C, Painter-Main M, Wilson B, Little J, Allanson J, Avard D, Giguere Y, Chakraborty P,Carroll JC. Pediatrics. 2016 Jun;137(6)


May 2016

Cerebral oxygen delivery is reduced in newborns with congenital heart disease

Lim JM, Kingdom T, Saini B, Chau V, Post M, Blaser S, Macgowan C, Miller SP, Seed M. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 May 28

The clinical utility of next-generation sequencing in the neonatal intensive care unit

Bowdin S. CMAJ. 2016 May 30

c-Myb regulates proliferation and differentiation of adventitial Sca1+ vascular smooth muscle cell progenitors by transactivation of myocardin

Shikatani E, Chandy M, Rickvinder B, Li C, Momen A, El-Mounayri O, Robbins C, Husain M. ATVBAHA.115.307116, published online  May 12, 2016

Human leukocyte antigen G single-nucleotide polymorphism -201 (CC-CC) donor-recipient genotype matching as a predictor of severe cardiac allograft vasculopathy

Lazarte J, Goldraich L, Manlhiot C, Billia F, Ross H, Rao V, Delgado D. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2016 May 6

Insulin decreases atherosclerotic plaque burden and increases plaque stability via nitric oxide synthase in apolipoprotein E-null mice

Mori Y, Chiang S, Bendeck MP, Giacca A. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2016 May 24

Positive-contrast cellular MRI of embryonic stem cells for tissue regeneration using a highly efficient T1 MRI contrast agent 

Loai S, Haedicke I, Mirzaei Z, Simmons C, Zhang X, Cheng H. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2016 May 17

Perfusion cardiac magnetic resonance imaging as a rule-out test for cardiac allograft vasculopathy

Chih S, Ross HJ, Alba AC, Fan CS, Manlhiot C, Crean AM. Am J Transplant. 2016 May 3

Readmissions following implantation of a continuous-flow left ventricular assist device

Da Silva M, MacIver J, Rodger M, Jaffer M, Raju S, Billia F, Rao V. J Card Surg. 2016 May;31(5):361-4

Recommendations for the integration of genomics into clinical practice

Bowdin S, Gilbert A, Bedoukian E, Carew C, Adam MP, Belmont J, Bernhardt B, Biesecker L, Bjornsson HT, Blitzer M, D’Alessandro LC,Deardorff MA, Demmer L, Elliott A, Feldman GL, Glass IA, Herman G, Hindorff L, Hisama F, Hudgins L, Innes AM, Jackson L,Jarvik G, Kim R, Korf B, Ledbetter DH, Li M, Liston E, Marshall C, Medne L, Meyn MS, Monfared N, Morton C, Mulvihill JJ, Plon SE, Rehm H, Roberts A, Shuman C, Spinner NB, Stavropoulos DJ, Valverde K, Waggoner DJ, Wilkens A, Cohn RD, Krantz ID. Genet Med. 2016 May 12.

Stroke and heart failure: clinical features, access to care, and outcomes

Pongmoragot J, Lee D, Park T, Fang J, Austin P, Saposnik G; Investigators of the Registry of the Canadian Stroke Network; University of Toronto Stroke Program for the Stroke Outcomes Research Canada (SORCan—www.sorcan.ca) Working Group. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2016 May;25(5):1048-1056


April 2016

Breast cancer therapy–related cardiac dysfunction in adult women treated in routine clinical practice: a population-based cohort study

Thavendiranathan, P, Abdel-Qadir H, Fischer H, Camacho X, Amir e, Austin P, Lee D.  JCO April 18, 2016

Cardiovascular outcomes after pharmacologic stress myocardial perfusion imaging.

Lee D, Husain M, Wang X, Austin P, Iwanochko R. Am Heart J. 2016 Apr;174:138-46

De novo and rare variants at multiple loci support the oligogenic origins of atrioventricular septal heart defects

Priest J, Osoegawa K, Mohammed N, Nanda V, Kundu R, Shultz K, Lammer E, Girirajan S, Scheetz T, Waggott D, Haddad F, Reddy S, Bernstein D, Burns T, Steimle J, Yang X, Moskowitz I, Hurles M, Lifton R, Nickerson D, Bamshad M, Eichler E, Mital S, Sheffield V, Quertermous T, Gelb B, Portman M, Ashley E. PLoS Genet. 2016 Apr; 12(4): e1005963

Impact of health literacy on knowledge and self-care in heart pailure patients, pre and post-intervention

McConnery J, MacIver J, Alba AC, Foroutan F & Ross HJ. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 2016; 35(supp): s141 (ISHLT abstract)

Lethal disorder of mitochondrial fission caused by mutations in DNM1L

Yoon G, Malam Z, Paton T, Marshall CR, Hyatt E, Ivakine Z, Scherer SW, Lee KS, Hawkins C, Cohn RD. J Pediatr. 2016 Apr;171:313-316.e2

A microfabricated platform with hydrogel arrays for 3D mechanical stimulation of cells

Liu H, Usprech J, Sun Y, Simmons CA. Acta Biomater. 2016 Apr 1;34:113-124

Patient perceptions of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator deactivation discussions: A qualitative study

MacIver J, Tibbles A, Billia F, Ross H. SAGE Open Med. 2016 Apr 7;4:2050312116642693


March 2016

Cardiovascular magnetic resonance demonstration of the spectrum of morphological phenotypes and patterns of myocardial scarring in Anderson-Fabry Disease

Deva D, Hanneman K, Li Q, Ng M, Wasim S, Morel C, Iwanochko R, Thavendiranathan P, Crean A. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 2016 Mar 31;18(1):14

Contemporary outcomes and factors associated with mortality after a fetal or neonatal diagnosis of Ebstein anomaly and tricuspid valve disease

Wertaschnigg D, Manlhiot C, Jaeggi M, Seed M, Dragulescu A, Schwartz SM, van Arsdell G, Jaeggi ET. Can J Cardiol. 2016 Mar 22

Cost-effectiveness of strain-targeted cardioprotection for prevention of chemotherapy-induced cardiotoxicity

Nolan M, Plana J, Thavendiranathan P, Shaw L, Si L, Marwick T. Int J Cardiol. 2016 Mar 9;212:336-345

Discoidin domain receptor-1 regulates calcific extracellular vesicle release in vascular smooth muscle cell fibrocalcific response via transforming growth factor-β signaling

Krohn JB, Hutcheson JD, Martínez-Martínez E, Irvin WS, Bouten CV, Bertazzo S, Bendeck MP, Aikawa E. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2016 Mar;36(3):525-33

Heart valve regeneration: the need for systems approaches

Usprech J, Chen WL, Simmons CA. Wiley Interdiscip Rev Syst Biol Med. 2016 Mar-Apr;8(2):169-82

The hemodynamics of late-onset intrauterine growth restriction by MRI

Zhu MY, Milligan N, Keating S, Windrim R, Keunen J, Thakur V, Ohman A, Portnoy S, Sled JG, Kelly E, Yoo SJ, Gross-Wortmann L, Jaeggi E, Macgowan CK, Kingdom JC, Seed M. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2016 Mar;214(3):367

LDL cholesterol response and statin adherence among high-risk patients initiating treatment

Vupputuri S, Joski P, Kilpatrick R, Woolley M, Robinson B, Farkouh M, Yun H, Safford M, Muntner P. Am J Manag Care. 2016 Mar 1;22(3):e106-15

Measuring quality of life in advanced heart failure

MacIver J, Wentlandt K, Ross H. Curr Opin Support Palliat Care. 2017 Mar;11(1):12-16

Mitral clip-looking back and moving forward

Fam NP1, Ross HJ, Verma S. Curr Opin Cardiol. 2016 Mar;31(2):169-75

Rapid Device-Detected Non-Sustained Ventricular Tachycardia in the Risk Stratification of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Viswanathan K, Suszko AM, DAS M, Jackson N, Gollob M, Cameron D, Spears D, Woo A, Rakowski H, Khurana M, Chauhan VS. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2016 Mar 30.

Rare variants in NR2F2 cause congenital heart defects in humans

Al Turki S, Manickaraj AK, Mercer CL, Gerety SS, Hitz MP, Lindsay S, D’Alessandro LCA, Swaminathan GJ, Bentham J, Arndt AK, Louw J, Breckpot J, Gewillig M, Thienpont B, Abdul-Khaliq H, Harnack C, Hoff K, Kramer HH, Schubert S, Siebert R, Toka O, Cosgrove C, Watkins H, Lucassen AM, O’Kelly IM, Salmon AP, Bu’Lock FA, Granados-Riveron J, Setchfield K, Thornborough C, Brook JD, Mulder B, Klaassen S, Bhattacharya S, Devriendt K, FitzPatrick DR; UK10K Consortium, Wilson DI, Mital S, Hurles ME. Am J Hum Genet. 2016 Mar 3;98(3):592


February 2016

The added value of exercise variables in heart failure prognosis

Alba A, Adamson M, MacIsaac J, Lalonde S, Chan W, Delgado D, Ross H. J Card Fail. 2016 Feb 1. pii: S1071-9164(16)00034-8

Diabetes is an independent predictor of right ventricular dysfunction post ST-elevation myocardial infarction

Roifman I, Ghugre N, Zia M, Farkouh M, Zavodni A, Wright G, Connelly K. Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2016 Feb 18;15(1):34

Exome sequencing identifies rare variants in multiple genes in atrioventricular septal defect

D’Alessandro L, Al Turki S, Manickaraj A, Manase D, Mulder BJ, Bergin L, Rosenberg HC, Mondal T, Gordon E, Lougheed J, Smythe J,Devriendt K, Bhattacharya S, Watkins H, Bentham J, Bowdin S, Hurles ME, Mital S. Genet Med. 2016 Feb;18(2):189-98

Grief and loss for patients before and after heart transplant

Poole J, ward J, Deluca E, Shildrick M, Abbey S, Mauthner O, Ross H. Heart Lung. 2016 Feb 17. pii: S0147-9563(16)00007-8

Impact of prosthesis-patient mismatch on left ventricular myocardial mechanics after transcatheter aortic valve replacement

Poulin F, Yingchoncharoen T2, Wilson W, Horlick E, Généreux P4, Tuzcu EM2, Stewart W2, Osten M, Woo A, Thavendiranathan P. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Feb 8;5(2)

Opportunities for the cardiovascular community in the precision medicine initiative

Shah S, Arnett D, Houser S, Ginsburg G, MacRae C, Mital S, Loscalzo J, Hall J. Circulation. 2016;133:226-231

Prevention, detection, and management of chemotherapy-related cardiac dysfunction

Abdel-Qadir H, Amir E, Thavendiranathan P. Can J Cardiol. 2016 Feb 1

Prognostic implication of relative regional strain ratio in cardiac amyloidosis

Senapati A, Sperry BW, Grodin JL, Kusunose K, Thavendiranathan P, Jaber W, Collier P, Hanna M, Popovic ZB, Phelan D. Heart. 2016 Feb 1

Sleep apnea and left atrial phasic function in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction

Haruki N, Tsang W, Thavendiranathan P, Woo A, Tomlinson G, Logan AG, Bradley TD, Floras JS; ADVENT-HF Investigators. Can J Cardiol. 2016 Feb 13

Transplantation and mechanical circulatory support in congenital heart disease: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association

Ross HJ, Law Y, Book WM, Broberg CS, Burchill L, Cecchin F, Chen JM, Delgado D, Dimopoulos K, Everitt MD, Gatzoulis M, Harris L, Hsu DT, Kuvin JT, Martin CM, Murphy AM, Singh G, Spray TL, Stout KK. Circulation. 2016 Feb 23;133(8):802-20


January 2016

Biomechanical conditioning of tissue engineered heart valves: Too much of a good thing?

Parvin Nejad S, Blaser MC, Santerre JP, Caldarone CA, Simmons CA. Adv Drug Deliv Rev. 2016 Jan 15;96:161-75

Chronic heart failure in congenital heart disease a scientific statement From the American Heart Association

Stout K, Broberg C, Book W, Cecchin F, Chen J, Dimopoulos K, Everitt M, Gatzoulis M, Harris L, Hsu D, Kuvin J, Law Y, Martin C, Murphy A, Ross H, Singh G, Spray T. Circulation. 2016;133:00-00

Clinical usefulness of gene-expression profile to rule out acute rejection after heart transplantation: CARGO II.

Crespo-Leiro M, Stypmann J, Schulz U, Zuckermann A, Mohacsi P, Bara C, Ross H, Parameshwar J, Zakliczyński M, Fiocchi R, Hoefer D, Colvin M, Deng M, Leprince P, Elashoff B, Yee J, Vanhaecke J. Eur Heart J. 2016 Jan 7

Discoidin domain receptor-1 regulates calcific extracellular vesicle release in vascular smooth muscle cell fibrocalcific response via transforming growth factor-β signaling

Krohn J, Hutcheson J, Martínez-Martínez E, Irvin W, Bouten C, Bertazzo S, Bendeck M, Aikawa E. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2016 Mar;36(3):525-33

The ethics of risk and innovation

Ross H. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2016 Jan;35(1):24-5

Feasibility of automated three-dimensional rotational mechanics by real-time volume transthoracic echocardiography: preliminary accuracy and reproducibility data compared with cardiovascular magnetic resonance

Zhou X, Thavendiranathan P, Chen Y, Cheng L, Qian Z, Liu S, Houle H, Zhi G, Vannan MA. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2016 Jan;29(1):62-73

Genetic testing in thoracic aortic disease–when, why, and how? 

Bowdin S, Laberge A, Verstraeten A, Loeys B. Can J Cardiol. 2016 Jan;32(1):131-4

Human leukocyte antigen-G polymorphisms association with cancer post-heart transplantation

Lazarte J, Goldraich L, Manlhiot C, Kozuszko S, Rao V, Delgado D. Hum Immunol. 2016 Jan 8

The management of acute chest pain: what lies beyond the emergency department doors?

Farkouh M, Douglas PS. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Jan 5;67(1):27-8

MKS1 regulates ciliary INPP5E levels in Joubert Syndrome

Slaats G, Isabella C, Kroes H, Dempsey J, Gremmels H1, Monroe G, Phelps I, Duran K, Adkins J4, Kumar S, Knutzen D, Knoers N, Mendelsohn NJ5, Neubauer D6, Mastroyianni S, Vogt J, Worgan L, Karp N, Bowdin S, Glass I, Parisi M, Otto E, Johnson C, Hildebrandt F, van Haaften G, Giles R, Doherty D. J Med Genet. 2016 Jan;53(1):62-72

Multidisciplinary aortopathy clinics should now be the standard of care in Canada

Bradley T, Bowdin S. Can J Cardiol. 2016 Jan;32(1):8-12

Opportunities for the cardiovascular community in the precision medicine initiative

Shah SH, Arnett D, Houser SR, Ginsburg GS, MacRae C, Mital S, Loscalzo J, Hall JL. Circulation. 2016 Jan 12;133(2):226-31

Retransplant and medical therapy for cardiac allograft vasculopathy: International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Registry Analysis.

Goldraich L, Stehlik J, Kucheryavaya A, Edwards L, Ross H. Am J Transplant. 2016 Jan;16(1):301-9

Spell checking nature: versatility of CRISPR/Cas9 for developing treatments for inherited disorders

Wojtal D, Kemaladewi DU, Malam Z, Abdullah S, Wong TW, Hyatt E, Baghestani Z, Pereira S, Stavropoulos J, Mouly V, Mamchaoui K, Muntoni F, Voit T, Gonorazky HD, Dowling JJ, Wilson MD, Mendoza-Londono R, Ivakine EA, Cohn RD. Am J Hum Genet. 2016 Jan 7;98(1):90-101

The significance of pre-operative coronary interventions on outcome after pancreas transplantation

Laurence J, Barbas A, Sapisochin G, Marquez M, Bazerbachi F, Selzner M, Norgate A, McGilvray I, Schiff J, Ross H, Cattral M.  Clin Transplant. 2016 Mar;30(3):233-40

Tricuspid valve annular dilation as a predictor of right ventricular failure after implantation of a left ventricular assist device

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