Publications

  1. Clavel MA, Pibarot P, Messika-Zeitoun D, Capoulade R, Malouf J, Aggarval S, Araoz PA, Michelena HI, Cueff C, Larose E, Miller JD, Vahanian A, Enriquez-Sarano M. Impact of Aortic Valve Calcification, as Measured by MDCT, on Survival in Patients With Aortic Stenosis: Results of an International Registry Study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Sep 23; 64(12):1202-13.
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  2. Eleid MF, Sorajja P, Michelena HI, Malouf JF, Scott CG, Pellikka PA. Survival by stroke volume index in patients with low-gradient normal EF severe aortic stenosis. Heart. 2014 Sep 12.
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  3. Algarni KD, Greason KL, Suri RM, Michelena HI, Maalouf JF. Aborted TAVR Following Aortic Balloon Valvuloplasty. J Card Surg. 2014 Sep 09.
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  4. Michelena HI, Suri RM, Malouf J, Enriquez-Sarano M, Mankad SV. Adult perioperative echocardiography: anatomy, mechanisms and effective communication. Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2014 Jul-Aug; 57(1):74-90. Epub 2014 May 22.
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  5. Clavel MA, Malouf J, Michelena HI, Suri RM, Jaffe AS, Mahoney DW, Enriquez-Sarano M. B-type natriuretic peptide clinical activation in aortic stenosis: impact on long-term survival. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 May 20; 63(19):2016-25. Epub 2014 Mar 26.
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  6. Jain S, Malouf JF. Incremental value of 3-D transesophageal echocardiographic imaging of the mitral valve. Curr Cardiol Rep. 2014 Jan; 16(1):439.
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  7. Saxena P, Malouf JF, Click R, Suri RM. 3D echocardiography in cardiac surgery. J Card Surg. 2014 Jan; 29(1):51-4. Epub 2013 Dec 04.
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  8. Yong MS, Saxena P, Killu AM, Coffey S, Wan SH, Burkhart HM, Wan, SH LJ, Malouf JF. Utility of Three-dimensional Transesophageal Echocardiography in Preoperative Evaluation of Infective Endocarditis. Tex Heart Inst J, accepted. 2014.
  9. Yong MS, Saxena P, Killu AM, Liang JJ, Coffey S, Wan SH, Burkhart HM, Sinak LJ, Malouf JF. Utility of Three-dimensional Transesophageal Echocardiography in Preoperative Evaluation of Infective Endocarditis. Ann Thorac Surgery. 2014, submitted.
  10. Algarni K, Greason K, Suri R, Malouf JF. A New Complication of Balloon Aortic Valvuloplasty: Preclusion of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. J Card Surg. 2014, submitted.
  11. Clavel MA, Messika-Zeitoun D, Pibarot P, Aggarwal SR, Malouf J, Araoz PA, Michelena HI, Cueff C, Larose E, Capoulade R, Vahanian A, Enriquez-Sarano M. The complex nature of discordant severe calcified aortic valve disease grading: new insights from combined Doppler echocardiographic and computed tomographic study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Dec 17; 62(24):2329-38. Epub 2013 Sep 24
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  12. Spoon DB, Malouf JF, Spoon JN, Nkomo VT, Sorajja P, Mankad SV, Lennon RJ, Cabalka AK, Rihal CS. Mitral paravalvular leak: description and assessment of a novel anatomical method of localization. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Nov; 6(11):1212-4.
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  13. Eleid MF, Sorajja P, Michelena HI, Malouf JF, Scott CG, Pellikka PA. Flow-gradient patterns in severe aortic stenosis with preserved ejection fraction: clinical characteristics and predictors of survival. Circulation. 2013 Oct 15; 128(16):1781-9. Epub 2013 Sep 18.
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  14. Michelena HI, Margaryan E, Miller FA, Eleid M, Maalouf J, Suri R, Messika-Zeitoun D, Pellikka PA, Enriquez-Sarano M. Inconsistent echocardiographic grading of aortic stenosis: is the left ventricular outflow tract important? Heart. 2013 Jul; 99(13):921-31. Epub 2013 Jan 24.
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  15. Geske JB, Cullen MW, Hazin R, Malouf JF. Caught in the middle: apical ballooning syndrome with dynamic mid-ventricular obstruction. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Jun; 14(6):605. Epub 2013 Jan 04.
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  16. Cullen MW, Cabalka AK, Alli OO, Pislaru SV, Sorajja P, Nkomo VT, Malouf JF, Cetta F, Hagler DJ, Rihal CS. Transvenous, antegrade Melody valve-in-valve implantation for bioprosthetic mitral and tricuspid valve dysfunction: a case series in children and adults. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2013 Jun; 6(6):598-605. Epub 2013 May 15.
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  17. Topilsky Y, Vaturi O, Watanabe N, Bichara V, Nkomo VT, Michelena H, Le Tourneau T, Mankad SV, Park S, Capps MA, Suri R, Pislaru SV, Maalouf J, Yoshida K, Enriquez-Sarano M. Real-time 3-dimensional dynamics of functional mitral regurgitation: a prospective quantitative and mechanistic study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2013 Jun; 2(3):e000039. Epub 2013 May 31.
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  18. Blauwet LA, Malouf JF, Connolly HM, Hodge DO, Herges RM, Suri RM, Miller FA Jr. Comprehensive hemodynamic assessment of 368 normal St. Jude Medical mechanical mitral valve prostheses based on early postimplantation echocardiographic studies. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2013 Apr; 26(4):381-9. Epub 2013 Feb 26.
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  19. Pislaru SV, Malouf JF, Young PM, Anavekar NS, Best PJ, Burkhart HM. Speared heart, but not on Valentine's.... J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Mar 12; 61(10):1120.
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  20. Aggarwal SR, Clavel MA, Messika-Zeitoun D, Cueff C, Malouf J, Araoz PA, Mankad R, Michelena H, Vahanian A, Enriquez-Sarano M. Sex differences in aortic valve calcification measured by multidetector computed tomography in aortic stenosis. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Jan 1; 6(1):40-7. Epub 2012 Dec 10.
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  21. Zhang B, Malouf J, Young P, Kohli M, Dronca R. Cardiac Metastasis in Renal Cell Carcinoma without Vena Cava or Atrial Involvement: an Unusual Presentation of Metastatic Disease. Rare Tumors. 2013; 5(3):e29. Epub 2013 Jul 05.
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  22. Henkel DM, Malouf JF, Connolly HM, Michelena HI, Sarano ME, Schaff HV, Scott CG, Pellikka PA. Asymptomatic left ventricular systolic dysfunction in patients with severe aortic stenosis: characteristics and outcomes. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 Dec 4; 60(22):2325-9. Epub 2012 Nov 01.
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  23. Malouf J, Le Tourneau T, Pellikka P, Sundt TM, Scott C, Schaff HV, Enriquez-Sarano M. Aortic valve stenosis in community medical practice: determinants of outcome and implications for aortic valve replacement. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Dec; 144(6):1421-7. Epub 2012 Feb 14.
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  24. Deo SV, Maalouf JF, Mankad SV, Park SJ. Mitral hemi-arcade: an unusual modification of a rare anomaly. J Card Surg. 2012 Nov; 27(6):699-701. Epub 2012 Sep 10.
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  25. Topilsky Y, Michelena H, Bichara V, Maalouf J, Mahoney DW, Enriquez-Sarano M. Mitral valve prolapse with mid-late systolic mitral regurgitation: pitfalls of evaluation and clinical outcome compared with holosystolic regurgitation. Circulation. 2012 Apr 3; 125(13):1643-51. Epub 2012 Mar 02.
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  26. Blauwet LA, Malouf JF, Connolly HM, Hodge DO, Herges RM, Sundt TM 3rd, Miller FA Jr. Comprehensive hemodynamic assessment of 305 normal CarboMedics mitral valve prostheses based on early postimplantation echocardiographic studies. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2012 Feb; 25(2):173-81. Epub 2011 Dec 1.
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  27. Sachdev A, Villarraga HR, Frantz RP, McGoon MD, Hsiao JF, Maalouf JF, Ammash NM, McCully RB, Miller FA, Pellikka PA, Oh JK, Kane GC. Right ventricular strain for prediction of survival in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension. Chest. 2011 Jun; 139(6):1299-309. Epub 2010 Dec 09.
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  28. Blauwet LA, Burkhart HM, Dearani JA, Malouf JF, Connolly HM, Hodge DO, Herges RM, Miller FA Jr. Comprehensive echocardiographic assessment of mechanical tricuspid valve prostheses based on early post-implantation echocardiographic studies. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2011 Apr; 24(4):414-24. Epub 2011 Jan 17.
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  29. Le Tourneau T, Pellikka PA, Brown ML, Malouf JF, Mahoney DW, Schaff HV, Enriquez-Sarano M. Clinical outcome of asymptomatic severe aortic stenosis with medical and surgical management: importance of STS score at diagnosis. Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Dec; 90(6):1876-83.
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  30. Blauwet LA, Danielson GK, Burkhart HM, Dearani JA, Malouf JF, Connolly HM, Hodge DO, Herges RM, Miller FA Jr. Comprehensive echocardiographic assessment of the hemodynamic parameters of 285 tricuspid valve bioprostheses early after implantation. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2010 Oct; 23(10):1045-1059, 1059.e1-2.
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  31. Blauwet LA, Malouf JF, Connolly HM, Hodge DO, Evans KN, Herges RM, Sundt TM 3rd, Miller FA Jr. Comprehensive echocardiographic assessment of normal mitral Medtronic Hancock II, Medtronic Mosaic, and Carpentier-Edwards Perimount bioprostheses early after implantation. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2010 Jun; 23(6):656-66.
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  32. Casaclang-Verzosa G, Malouf JF, Scott CG, Juracan EM, Nishimura RA, Pellikka PA. Does left atrial size predict mortality in asymptomatic patients with severe aortic stenosis? Echocardiography. 2010 Feb; 27(2):105-9. Epub 2010 Jan 22.
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  33. Kinoshita M, Powell BD, Ammash NM, Herges RM, Hodge DO, Bruce CJ, Somers VK, Malouf JF, Doherty DA, Eifert-Rain SJ, Gersh BJ, Friedman PA. Hemoglobin as a Simple Test to Predict Outcomes Following Cardioversion for Atrial Fibrillation. J Am Coll Cardiol. submitted, 2010.
  34. Sallach JA, Puwanant S, Drinko JK, Jaffer S, Donal E, Thambidorai SK, Asher CR, Jaber WA, Stoddard MF, Zoghbi WA, Weissmann NJ, Mulvagh SL, Malouf JF, Jasper SE, Borowski AG, Apperson-Hansen C, Lieber EA, Li J, Klein AL. Comprehensive left atrial appendage optimization of thrombus using surface echocardiography: the CLOTS multicenter pilot trial. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2009 Oct; 22(10):1165-72. Epub 2009 Jul 31.
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  35. Kinoshita M, Herges RM, Hodge DO, Friedman L, Ammash NM, Bruce CJ, Somers V, Malouf JF, Askelin J, Gilles JA, Gersh BJ, Friedman PA. Role of smoking in the recurrence of atrial arrhythmias after cardioversion. Am J Cardiol. 2009 Sep 1; 104(5):678-82. Epub 2009 Jun 24.
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  36. Blauwet LA, Malouf JF, Connolly HM, Hodge DO, Evans KN, Herges RM, Sundt TM 3rd, Miller FA Jr. Doppler echocardiography of 240 normal Carpentier-Edwards Duraflex porcine mitral bioprostheses: a comprehensive assessment including time velocity integral ratio and prosthesis performance index. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2009 Apr; 22(4):388-93. Epub 2009 Mar 09.
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  37. Detaint D, Maalouf J, Tribouilloy C, Mahoney DW, Schaff HV, Tajik AJ, Enriquez-Sarano M. Congestive heart failure complicating aortic regurgitation with medical and surgical management: a prospective study of traditional and quantitative echocardiographic markers. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008 Dec; 136(6):1549-57. Epub 2008 Sep 19.
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  38. Melduni RM, Ammash NM, Callahan MJ, Malouf JF, Chandrasekaran K, Gersh BJ. Images in cardiovascular medicine. Severe left atrial appendage stunning after electrical cardioversion of atrial fibrillation. Circulation. 2008 Nov 18; 118(21):e699-700.
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  39. Hoppensteadt D, Fareed J, Klein AL, Jasper SE, Apperson-Hansen C, Lieber EA, Katz WE, Malouf JF, Stoddard MF, Pape LA, Assessment of Cardioversion Using Transesophageal Echocardiography (ACUTE) II Investigators. Comparison of anticoagulant and anti-inflammatory responses using enoxaparin versus unfractionated heparin for transesophageal echocardiography-guided cardioversion of atrial fibrillation. Am J Cardiol. 2008 Oct 1; 102(7):842-6. Epub 2008 Jul 09.
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  40. Melduni RM, Malouf JF, Chandrasekaran K, Bruce CJ, White RD, Law KK, Al Atawi FO, Somers VK, Gersh BJ, Hodge DO, Friedman PA, Seward JB, Ammash NM. New insights into the predictors of left atrial stunning after successful direct-current cardioversion of atrial fibrillation and flutter. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2008 Jul; 21(7):848-54. Epub 2008 Jan 28.
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  41. Casaclang-Verzosa G, Nkomo VT, Sarano ME, Malouf JF, Miller FA Jr, Oh JK. E/Ea is the major determinant of pulmonary artery pressure in moderate to severe aortic stenosis. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2008 Jul; 21(7):824-7. Epub 2008 Jan 28.
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  42. Detaint D, Messika-Zeitoun D, Maalouf J, Tribouilloy C, Mahoney DW, Tajik AJ, Enriquez-Sarano M. Quantitative echocardiographic determinants of clinical outcome in asymptomatic patients with aortic regurgitation: a prospective study. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2008 Jan; 1(1):1-11.
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  43. Blauwet LA, Malouf JF, Connolly HM, Hodge DO, Herges RM, Sundt TM 3rd, Miller FA Jr. Doppler echocardiography of 79 normal CarboMedics mitral prostheses: a comprehensive assessment including time-velocity integral ratio and prosthesis performance index. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2007 Oct; 20(10):1125-30. Epub 2007 Jun 25.
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  44. Abdelmoneim SS, Mookadam F, Moustafa S, Zehr KJ, Mookadam M, Maalouf JF, Holmes DR. Coronary artery fistula: single-center experience spanning 17 years. J Interv Cardiol. 2007 Aug; 20(4):265-74.
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  45. Melduni RM, Chandrasekaran K, Friedman PA, White RD, Malouf JF, Hodge DO, Seward JB, Oh JK, Ammash NM. Does left atrial appendage peak emptying flow velocity predict the electrical energy required to achieve successful direct-current cardioversion in patients with persistent atrial fibrillation? J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2007 Aug; 20(8):1004-8. Epub 2007 Jun 06.
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  46. Messika-Zeitoun D, Bielak LF, Peyser PA, Sheedy PF, Turner ST, Nkomo VT, Breen JF, Maalouf J, Scott C, Tajik AJ, Enriquez-Sarano M. Aortic valve calcification: determinants and progression in the population. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2007 Mar; 27(3):642-8. Epub 2006 Dec 21.
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  47. Klein AL, Jasper SE, Katz WE, Malouf JF, Pape LA, Stoddard MF, Apperson-Hansen C, Lieber EA, ACUTE II Steering and Publications Committe for the ACUTE II Investigators. The use of enoxaparin compared with unfractionated heparin for short-term antithrombotic therapy in atrial fibrillation patients undergoing transoesophageal echocardiography-guided cardioversion: assessment of Cardioversion Using Transoesophageal Echocardiography (ACUTE) II randomized multicentre study. Eur Heart J. 2006 Dec; 27(23):2858-65. Epub 2006 Nov 10.
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  48. Gurevitz OT, Varadachari CJ, Ammash NM, Malouf JF, Rosales AG, Herges RM, Bruce CJ, Somers VK, Hammill SC, Gersh BJ, Friedman PA. The effect of patient sex on recurrence of atrial fibrillation following successful direct current cardioversion. Am Heart J. 2006 Jul; 152(1):155.e9-13.
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  49. Elesber AA, Rosales AG, Herges RM, Shen WK, Moon BS, Malouf JF, Ammash NM, Somers V, Hodge DO, Gersh BJ, Hammill SC, Friedman PA. Relapse and mortality following cardioversion of new-onset vs. recurrent atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter in the elderly. Eur Heart J. 2006 Apr; 27(7):854-60. Epub 2006 Feb 02.
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  50. Wu LA, Chandrasekaran K, Friedman PA, Ammash NM, Ramakrishna G, Hart CY, Moon BS, Herges RM, Rosales AG, Malouf JF. Safety of expedited anticoagulation in patients undergoing transesophageal echocardiographic-guided cardioversion. Am J Med. 2006 Feb; 119(2):142-6.
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  51. Mohty D, Malouf JF, Girard SE, Schaff HV, Grill DE, Enriquez-Sarano ME, Miller FA Jr. Impact of prosthesis-patient mismatch on long-term survival in patients with small St Jude Medical mechanical prostheses in the aortic position. Circulation. 2006 Jan 24; 113(3):420-6. Epub 2006 Jan 16.
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  52. Ahmari SA, Bunch TJ, Chandra A, Chandra V, Ujino K, Daly RC, Kushwaha SS, Edwards BS, Maalouf YF, Seward JB, McGregor CG, Chandrasekaran K. Prevalence, pathophysiology, and clinical significance of post-heart transplant atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2006 Jan; 25(1):53-60. Epub 2005 Nov 02.
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  53. Malouf JF, Ballo M, Hodge DO, Herges RM, Orszulak TA, Miller FA. Doppler echocardiography of normal Starr-Edwards mitral prostheses: A comprehensive function assessment including continuity equation and time-velocity integral ratio. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2005 Dec; 18(12):1399-403.
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  54. Hu WT, Malouf JF. 75-year-old man with progressive shortness of breath on exertion. Mayo Clin Proc. 2005 Dec; 80(12):1651-4.
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  55. Malouf JF, Kanagala R, Al Atawi FO, Rosales AG, Davison DE, Murali NS, Tsang TSM, Chandrasekaran K, Ammash NM, Friedman PA, Somers VK. High sensitivity C-reactive protein - A novel predictor for recurrence of atrial fibrillation after successful cardioversion. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2005 Oct 4; 46(7):1284-7.
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  56. Ramakrishna G, Malouf JF, Younge BR, Connolly HM, Miller FA. Calcific retinal embolism as an indicator of severe unrecognised cardiovascular disease. Heart. 2005 Sep; 91(9):1154-7.
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  57. Pellikka PA, Sarano ME, Nishimura RA, Malouf JF, Bailey KR, Scott CG, Barnes ME, Tajik AJ. Outcome of 622 adults with asymptomatic, hemodynamically significant aortic stenosis during prolonged follow-up. Circulation. 2005 Jun 21; 111(24):3290-5.
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  58. Alatawi F, Gurevitz O, White RD, Ammash NM, Malouf JF, Bruce CJ, Moon BS, Rosales AG, Hodge D, Hammill SC, Gersh BJ, Friedman PA. Prospective, randomized comparison of two biphasic waveforms for the efficacy and safety of transthoracic biphasic cardioversion of atrial fibrillation. Heart Rhythm. 2005 Apr; 2(4):382-7.
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  59. Malouf JF, Ballo M, Connolly HM, Hodge DO, Herges RM, Mullany CJ, Miller FA. Doppler Echocardiography of 119 normal-functioning St Jude Medical mitral valve prostheses: A comprehensive assessment including time-velocity integral ratio and prosthesis performance index. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2005 Mar; 18(3):252-6.
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  60. Gurevitz OT, Ammash NM, Malouf JF, Chandrasekaran K, Rosales AG, Ballman KV, Hammill SC, White RD, Gersh BJ, Friedman PA. Comparative efficacy of monophasic and biphasic waveforms for transthoracic cardioversion of atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter. Am Heart J. 2005 Feb; 149(2):316-21.
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  61. Elesber AA, Rosales AG, Shen WK, Malouf JF, Hodge DO, Ammash NM, Chandrasekaran K, Gersh BJ, Hammill SC, Friedman PA. Noninvasive assessment of acute changes in atrial electrophysiology after cardioversion by signal-averaged P-wave electrocardiography. Pacing & Clinical Electrophysiology. 2005 Feb; 28(2):135-9.
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  62. Chaowalit N, Maalouf JF, Rooke TW, Barnes ME, Bailey KR, Pellikka PA. Prognostic significance of chronotropic response to dobutamine stress echocardiography in patients with peripheral arterial disease. Am J Cardiol. 2004 Dec 15; 94(12):1523-8.
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  63. Gami AS, Pressman G, Caples SM, Kanagala R, Gard JJ, Davison DE, Malouf JF, Ammash NM, Friedman PA, Somers VK. Association of atrial fibrillation and obstructive sleep apnea. Circulation. 2004 Jul 27; 110(4):364-7.
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  64. Prakash YS, Malouf JF. Aberrant right common carotid: a diagnostic challenge on transesophageal echocardiography. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2004 Jun; 20(3):217-9.
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  65. Wu LA, Malouf JF, Dearani JA, Hagler DJ, Reeder GS, Petty GW, Khandheria BK. Patent foramen ovale in cryptogenic stroke: current understanding and management options. Arch Intern Med. 2004 May 10; 164(9):950-6.
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  66. Al Ahmari S, Malouf J, Al Atawi F, Schaff H, Chandrasekaran K. Anatomical basis for acquired intracardiac shunt postaortic valve replacement: Doppler echocardiographic diagnosis. Eur J Echocardiogr. 2004 Jan; 5(1):68-71.
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  67. Prakash YS, Malouf JF. Aberrant right carotid artery: a diagnostic challenge on transesophageal echocardiography. The International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging 2004; 20:217-9.
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  68. Malouf JF, Chandrasekaran K, Orszulak TA. Mycotic aneurysms of the thoracic aorta: A diagnostic challenge. Am J Med. 2003 Oct 15; 115(6):489-96.
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  69. Ramakrishna G, Cote AV, Chandrasekaran K, Malouf JF. Endocardial flap of left atrial dissection following radiofrequency ablation. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2003 Aug; 26(8):1771-3.
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  70. Al-Ahmari S, Chandrasekaran K, Brilakas E, Tahlil W, Dearani J, Malouf J, Gilman G, Seward JB, Tajik AJ. Isolated partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection: Diagnostic value of suprasternal color flow imaging and contrast echocardiography. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2003 Aug; 16(8):884-9.
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  71. Prasad A, Callahan MJ, Malouf JF. Acquired right atrial blood cyst: A hitherto unrecognized complication of cardiac operation. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2003 Apr; 16(4):377-8.
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  72. Modesto KM, Pellikka PA, Malouf JF, Daly RC, Chandrasekaran K. Mycotic aneurysm of the left ventricle: echocardiographic diagnosis. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2003 Feb; 16(2):191-3.
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  73. Malouf JF, Ammash NM, Chandrasekaran K, Friedman PA, Khandheria BK, Gersh BJ. Critical appraisal of transesophageal echocardiography in cardioversion of atrial fibrillation. Am J Med. 2002 Nov; 113(7):587-95.
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  74. Malouf JF, Enriquez-Sarano M, Pellikka PA, Oh JK, Bailey KR, Chandrasekaran K, Mullany CJ, Tajik J. Severe pulmonary hypertension in patients with severe aortic valve stenosis: Clinical profile and prognostic implications. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2002 Aug 21; 40(4):789-95.
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  75. Moore AG, Eagle KA, Bruckman D, Moon BS, Malouf JF, Fattori R, Evangelista A, Isselbacher EM, Suzuki T, Nienaber CA, Gilon D, Oh JK. Choice of computed tomography, transesophageal echocardiography, magnetic resonance imaging, and aortography in acute aortic dissection: International Registry of Acute Aortic Dissection (IRAD). Am J Cardiol. 2002 May 15; 89(10):1235-8.
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  76. Girard SE, Miller FA Jr, Orszulak TA, Mullany CJ, Montgomery S, Edwards WD, Tazelaar HD, Malouf JF, Tajik AJ. Reoperation for prosthetic aortic valve obstruction in the era of echocardiography: trends in diagnostic testing and comparison with surgical findings. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2001 Feb; 37(2):579-84.
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  77. Girard SE, Miller FA Jr, Montgomery S, Edwards WD, Tazelaar HD, Malouf JF, Seward JB, Orszulak TA. Outcome of reoperation for aortic valve prosthesis-patient mismatch. Am J Cardiol. 2001 Jan 1; 87(1):111-4, A9.
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  78. Malouf JF, Hannoush HM, Odell JA. Fractured occluder disc: a previously unrecognized complication of the Starr-Edwards disc prosthesis. J Heart Valve Dis. 2001 Jan; 10(1):136-8.
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  79. Seelig MH, Malouf YL, Klingler PJ, Oldenburg WA, Atkinson EJ. Clinical utility of routine screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm during echocardiography. Vasa. 2000 Nov; 29(4):265-8.
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  80. Hagan PG, Nienaber CA, Isselbacher EM, Bruckman D, Karavite DJ, Russman PL, Evangelista A, Fattori R, Suzuki T, Oh JK, Moore AG, Malouf JF, Pape LA, Gaca C, Sechtem U, Lenferink S, Deutsch HJ, Diedrichs H, Marcos y Robles J, Llovet A, Gilon D, Das SK, Arm The International Registry of Acute Aortic Dissection (IRAD): new insights into an old disease. JAMA. 2000 Feb 16; 283(7):897-903.
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  81. Murray RD, Shah A, Jasper SE, Goodman A, Deitcher SR, Katz WE, Malouf JF, Grimm RA, Klein AL, for the ACUTE II Pilot Study Investigators. Design of a study to assess a transesophageal echocardiography guided low-molecular-weight heparin (Enoxaparin) antithrombotic strategy for cardioversion of patients in atrial fibrillation: The ACUTE II Pilot Study. Am Heart J June (6) 2000; vol. 139.
  82. Asinger RW, Koehler J, Pearce LA, Zabalgoitia M, Blackshear JL, Fenster PE, Strauss R, Hess D, Pennock GD, Rothbart RM, Halperin JL, for the Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation Investigators. Pathophysiologic correlates of thromboembolism in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation: II. Dense spontaneous echocardiographic contrast (The Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation [SPAF-III] study). J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 1999 Dec; 12(12):1088-96.
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  83. Goldman ME, Pearce LA, Hart RG, Zabalgoitia M, Asinger RW, Safford R, Halperin JL, for the Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation Investigators. Pathophysiologic correlates of thromboembolism in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation: I. Reduced flow velocity in the left atrial appendage (The Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation [SPAF-III] study). J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 1999 Dec; 12(12):1080-7.
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  84. Yeo TC, Malouf JF, Reeder GS, Oh JK. Clinical characteristics and outcome in postinfarction pseudoaneurysm. Am J Cardiol. 1999 Sep 1; 84(5):592-5, A8.
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  85. Fletcher GF, Flipse TR, Kligfield P, Malouf JR. Current status of ECG stress testing. Curr Probl Cardiol. 1998 Jul; 23(7):353-423.
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  86. Yeo TC, Malouf JF, Oh JK, Seward JB. Clinical profile and outcome in 52 patients with cardiac pseudoaneurysm. Ann Intern Med. 1998 Feb 15; 128(4):299-305.
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  87. Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation Investigators. Prospective identification of patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation at low-risk of stroke during treatment with aspirin. JAMA. 1998; 279:1273-7.
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  88. The Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation Investigators Committee on Echocardiography. Transesophageal echocardiographic correlates of thromboembolism in high-risk patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation. Ann Intern Med. 1998; 128:639-47.
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  89. Miller AL, Malouf JF. 64-year-old woman with chronic epigastric pain. Mayo Clin Proc. 1997 Jan; 72(1):73-6.
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  90. The Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation Investigators. The Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation III study: rationale, design, and patient features. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 1997; 6:341-53.
  91. Malouf JF, Thompson RC, Maples WJ, Wolfe JT. Diagnosis of right atrial metastatic melanoma by transesophageal echocardiographic-guided transvenous biopsy. Mayo Clin Proc. 1996 Dec; 71(12):1167-70.
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  92. The Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation Investigators. Adjusted-dose warfarin versus low-intensity, fixed-dose warfarin plus aspirin for high-risk patients with atrial fibrillation: Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation III randomised clinical trial. Lancet. 1996 Sep 7; 348(9028):633-8.
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  93. Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation Investigators. Transesophageal echocardiography in atrial fibrillation: standards for acquisition and interpretation and assessment of interobserver variability. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 1996 Jul-Aug; 9(5):556-66.
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  94. Rini JN, Malouf JF. 47-year-old woman with chronic renal failure, chest pain, and a cardiac murmur. Mayo Clin Proc. 1996 Jan; 71(1):63-6.
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  104. Traboulsi EI, Aswad MI, Jalkh AE, Malouf JF. Ocular findings in mitral valve prolapse syndrome. Ann Ophthalmol. 1987 Sep; 19(9):354-7, 359.
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  110. Malouf J, Saksouk FA, Alam S, Rizk GK, Dagher I. Hydatid cyst of the heart: diagnosis by two-dimensional echocardiography and computed tomography. Am Heart J. 1985 Mar; 109(3 Pt 1):605-7.
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  111. Obeid MY, Slim MS, Malouf JF, Kutayli F, Yared J, Hatem J. Profound hypothermia and circulatory arrest: a useful tool for the repair of complex congenital cardiac anomalies. Middle East J Anesthesiol. 1985; 6:418-25.
  112. Malouf J. Heart failure: current concepts. Middle East J Anesthesiol. 1984 Jun; 7(5):313-7.
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  113. Hannun YA, Abdel Malak S, Malouf J, Alam S. Emergency valve replacement during acute carditis--case reports. Middle East J Anesthesiol. 1984 Jun; 7(5):363-71.
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  114. Malouf J, Mokhbat J, Mufarrij A, Kaidbey S, Hatem J. Pseudo mitral stenosis due to sterile mitral annular abscess. J Cardiovasc Ultrasonography. 1984; 3:379-381.
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