Publications

  1. Faletra FF, Berrebi A, Pedrazzini G, Leo LA, Paiocch VL, Cautilli G, Casso G, Cassina T, Moccetti T, Malouf JF. 3D Transesophageal Echocardiography: a New Imaging Tool for Assessment of Mitral Regurgitation and for Guiding Percutaneous Edge-to-Edge Mitral Valve Repair. Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2017 Oct 19 [Epub ahead of print]
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  2. Alkhouli M, Rihal CS, Zack CJ, Eleid MF, Maor E, Sarraf M, Cabalka AK, Reeder GS, Hagler DJ, Maalouf JF, Nkomo VT, Schaff HV, Said SM. Transcatheter and Surgical Management of Mitral Paravalvular Leak: Long-Term Outcomes. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Oct 09; 10 (19):1946-1956
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  3. Huntley GD, Thaden JJ, Alsidawi S, Michelena HI, Maleszewski JJ, Edwards WD, Scott CG, Pislaru SV, Pellikka PA, Greason KL, Ammash NM, Malouf JF, Enriquez-Sarano M, Nkomo VT. Comparative study of bicuspid vs. tricuspid aortic valve stenosis. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Oct 03 [Epub ahead of print]
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  4. Al-Hijji MA, Alkhouli M, Sarraf M, Zack CJ, Malouf JF, Nkomo VT, Cabalka AK, Reeder GS, Rihal CS, Eleid MF. Characteristics and outcomes of re-do percutaneous paravalvular leak closure. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Oct 01; 90 (4):680-689 Epub 2017 Feb 10
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  5. Raphael CE, Alkhouli M, Maor E, Panaich SS, Alli O, Coylewright M, Reeder GS, Sandhu G, Holmes DR, Nishimura R, Malouf J, Cabalka A, Eleid MF, Rihal CS. Building Blocks of Structural Intervention: A Novel Modular Paradigm for Procedural Training. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Oct; 10 (10)
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  6. Bellavia D, Iacovoni A, Scardulla C, Moja L, Pilato M, Kushwaha SS, Senni M, Clemenza F, Agnese V, Falletta C, Romano G, Maalouf J, Dandel M. Prediction of right ventricular failure after ventricular assist device implant: systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies. Eur J Heart Fail. 2017 Jul; 19: (7)926-946.
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  7. Summers MR, Pettersson G, Maalouf JF, Jaber WA. Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy: extra-nodal Rosai-Dorfman disease presenting as a rare aetiology of a large intracardiac mass. Eur Heart J. 2017 May 07; 38: (18)1439-1440.
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  8. Barros-Gomes S, Williams B, Nhola LF, Grogan M, Maalouf JF, Dispenzieri A, Pellikka PA, Villarraga HR. Prognosis of Light Chain Amyloidosis With Preserved LVEF: Added Value of 2D Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography to the Current Prognostic Staging System. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Apr; 10 (4):398-407 Epub 2016 Sept 14
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  9. Larsen CM, Padang R, Joyce LD, Chandrasekaran K, Malouf JF. Incremental value of 3D over 2D echocardiography in a patient with multiple ICD leads in the right ventricle. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Feb; 18 (2):152 Epub 2016 Dec 23
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  10. Lazam S, Vanoverschelde JL, Tribouilloy C, Grigioni F, Suri RM, Avierinos JF, de Meester C, Barbieri A, Rusinaru D, Russo A, Pasquet A, Michelena HI, Huebner M, Maalouf J, Clavel MA, Szymanski C, Enriquez-Sarano M, MIDA (Mitral Regurgitation International Database) Investigators. Twenty-Year Outcome After Mitral Repair Versus Replacement for Severe Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation: Analysis of a Large, Prospective, Multicenter, International Registry. Circulation. 2017 Jan 31; 135: (5)410-422.
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  11. Tse CS, Joyce LD, Malouf JF, Le V, Click RL. A yo-yo in the heart: a rare presentation of primary cardiac sarcoma as a serpiginous mobile left atrioventricular mass. J Echocardiogr. 2016 Dec; 14 (4):179-180 Epub 2016 June 04
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  12. Alsidawi S, Greason KL, Sandhu GS, Malouf JF, Chandrasekaran K. Percutaneous valve-in-homograft for management of a failed homograft. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Oct; 17 (10):1190 Epub 2016 July 01
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  13. Eleid MF, Reeder GS, Malouf JF, Lennon RJ, Pislaru SV, Nkomo VT, Rihal CS. The Learning Curve for Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair With MitraClip. J Interv Cardiol. 2016 Oct; 29 (5):539-545 Epub 2016 July 27
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  14. Eleid MF, Cabalka AK, Williams MR, Whisenant BK, Alli OO, Fam N, Pollak PM, Barrow F, Malouf JF, Nishimura RA, Joyce LD, Dearani JA, Rihal CS. Percutaneous Transvenous Transseptal Transcatheter Valve Implantation in Failed Bioprosthetic Mitral Valves, Ring Annuloplasty, and Severe Mitral Annular Calcification. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2016 Jun 13; 9 (11):1161-74 Epub 2016 Apr 13
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  15. Thaden JJ, Sanon S, Geske JB, Eleid MF, Nijhof N, Malouf JF, Rihal CS, Bruce CJ. Echocardiographic and Fluoroscopic Fusion Imaging for Procedural Guidance: An Overview and Early Clinical Experience. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2016 Jun; 29: (6)503-12.
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  16. Alsidawi S, Joyce DL, Malouf JF, Nkomo VT. Acute LVOT Obstruction with a Carbomedics Mechanical Valve Prosthesis. J Card Surg. 2016 Jun; 31: (6)376-9.
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  17. Thaden JJ, Nkomo VT, Suri RM, Maleszewski JJ, Soderberg DJ, Clavel MA, Pislaru SV, Malouf JF, Foley TA, Oh JK, Miller JD, Edwards WD, Enriquez-Sarano M. Sex-related differences in calcific aortic stenosis: correlating clinical and echocardiographic characteristics and computed tomography aortic valve calcium score to excised aortic valve weight. Eur Heart J. 2016 Feb 21; 37: (8)693-9.
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  18. Eleid MF, Michelena HI, Nkomo VT, Nishimura RA, Malouf JF, Scott CG, Pellikka PA. Causes of death and predictors of survival after aortic valve replacement in low flow vs. normal flow severe aortic stenosis with preserved ejection fraction. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 Nov; 16: (11)1270-5.
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  19. Spoon JN, Nkomo VT, Suri RM, Pislaru SV, Spoon DB, Michelena HI, Sarano ME, Malouf JF. Mechanisms of Mitral Valve Dysfunction Following Mitral Valve Repair for Degenerative Disease. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 Oct; 8: (10)1223-7.
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  20. 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 2015 Aug; 42(4): 372-376. 2015 Aug; 42(4):372-376. Epub 2015
  21. Eleid MF, Cabalka AK, Malouf JF, Sanon S, Hagler DJ, Rihal CS. Techniques and Outcomes for the Treatment of Paravalvular Leak. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2015 Aug; 8: (8)e001945.
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  22. Mantovani F, Clavel MA, Vatury O, Suri RM, Mankad SV, Malouf J, Michelena HI, Jain S, Badano LP, Enriquez-Sarano M. Cleft-like indentations in myxomatous mitral valves by three-dimensional echocardiographic imaging. Heart. 2015 Jul; 101: (14)1111-7.
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  23. Clavel MA, Mantovani F, Malouf J, Michelena HI, Vatury O, Jain MS, Mankad SV, Suri RM, Enriquez-Sarano M. Dynamic phenotypes of degenerative myxomatous mitral valve disease: quantitative 3-dimensional echocardiographic study. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 May; 8: (5).
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  24. Algarni KD, Greason KL, Suri RM, Michelena HI, Maalouf JF. Aborted TAVR following aortic balloon valvuloplasty. J Card Surg. 2015 Mar; 30: (3)251-2.
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  25. Clavel MA, Malouf J, Messika-Zeitoun D, Araoz PA, Michelena HI, Enriquez-Sarano M. Aortic valve area calculation in aortic stenosis by CT and Doppler echocardiography. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 Mar; 8: (3)248-57.
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  26. 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. 2015 Jan; 101: (1)23-9.
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  27. Thaden JJ, Sanon S, Geske JB, Eleid MF, Mijhof N, Malouf JF, Rihal CS, Bruce CJ. Echocardiographic and fluoroscopic fusion imagining for procedural guidance: An echo cardiographer's perspective. JASE. 2015.
  28. 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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  29. 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.
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  30. 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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  31. 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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  32. Saxena P, Malouf JF, Click R, Suri RM. 3D echocardiography in cardiac surgery. J Card Surg. 2014 Jan; 29: (1)51-4.
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  33. 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.
  34. 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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  35. 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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  36. 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.
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  37. 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.
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  38. 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.
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  39. 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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  40. 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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  41. 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.
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  42. 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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  43. 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 01; 6: (1)40-7.
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  44. 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.
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  45. 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.
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  46. 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.
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  47. 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.
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  48. 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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  49. 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.
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  50. 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)1299-1309.
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  51. 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.
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  52. 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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  53. 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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  54. 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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  55. 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.
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  56. 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.
  57. 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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  58. 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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  59. 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.
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  60. 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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  61. 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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  62. Hoppensteadt D, Fareed J, Klein AL, Jasper SE, Apperson-Hansen C, Lieber EA, Katz WE, Malouf JF, Stoddard MF, Pape LA. 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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  63. 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.
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  64. 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.
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  65. 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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  66. 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.
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  67. 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.
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  68. 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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  69. 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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  70. 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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  71. 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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  72. 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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  73. 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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  74. 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.
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  75. 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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  76. 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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  77. Malouf JF, Ballo M, Hodge DO, Herges RM, Orszulak TA, Miller FA Jr. 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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  78. 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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  79. 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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  80. 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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  81. 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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  82. 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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  83. 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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  84. 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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  85. 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. Epub 2004 Jul 12.
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  86. Prakash YS, Malouf JF. Aberrant right common carotid artery: a diagnostic challenge on transesophageal echocardiography. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2004 Jun; 20 (3):217-9
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  87. 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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  88. 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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  89. 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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  127. Malouf J. Heart failure: current concepts. Middle East J Anesthesiol. 1984 Jun; 7(5):313-7.
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