Publications

  1. Asleh R, Alnsasra H, Daly RC, Schettle SD, Briasoulis A, Taher R, Dunlay SM, Stulak JM, Behfar A, Pereira NL, Frantz RP, Edwards BS, Clavell AL, Kushwaha SS. Predictors and Clinical Outcomes of Vasoplegia in Patients Bridged to Heart Transplantation With Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Nov 19; 8 (22):e013108 Epub 2019 Nov 08
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  2. Grupper A, Pereira NL. Prognostic Biomarkers for Precision Medicine in Heart Transplant: Is Galectin-3 the One? Rev Esp Cardiol (Engl Ed) 2019 Nov; 72 (11):889-891 Epub 2019 June 11
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  3. Rosenbaum AN, Agre KE, Pereira NL. Genetics of dilated cardiomyopathy: practical implications for heart failure management. Nat Rev Cardiol. 2019 Oct 11 [Epub ahead of print]
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  4. Cresci S, Pereira NL, Ahmad F, Byku M, de Las Fuentes L, Lanfear DE, Reilly CM, Owens AT, Wolf MJ. Heart Failure in the Era of Precision Medicine: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association. Circ Genom Precis Med. 2019 Oct; 12 (10):458-485 Epub 2019 Sept 12
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  5. Sibbing D, Aradi D, Alexopoulos D, Ten Berg J, Bhatt DL, Bonello L, Collet JP, Cuisset T, Franchi F, Gross L, Gurbel P, Jeong YH, Mehran R, Moliterno DJ, Neumann FJ, Pereira NL, Price MJ, Sabatine MS, So DYF, Stone GW, Storey RF, Tantry U, Trenk D, Valgimigli M, Waksman R, Angiolillo DJ. Updated Expert Consensus Statement on Platelet Function and Genetic Testing for Guiding P2Y12 Receptor Inhibitor Treatment in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Aug 26; 12 (16):1521-1537 Epub 2019 June 12
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  6. Alnsasra H, Asleh R, Schettle SD, Pereira NL, Frantz RP, Edwards BS, Clavell AL, Maltais S, Daly RC, Stulak JM, Rosenbaum AN, Behfar A, Kushwaha SS. Diastolic Pulmonary Gradient as a Predictor of Right Ventricular Failure After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Aug 20; 8 (16):e012073 Epub 2019 Aug 14
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  7. Reddy YNV, Iyer SR, Scott CG, Rodeheffer RJ, Bailey K, Jenkins G, Batzler A, Redfield MM, Burnett JC Jr, Pereira NL. Soluble Neprilysin in the General Population: Clinical Determinants and Its Relationship to Cardiovascular Disease. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Aug 6; 8 (15):e012943 Epub 2019 July 26
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  8. Rosenbaum AN, Pereira N. Updates on the Genetic Paradigm in Heart Failure. Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 2019 Jun 28; 21 (8):37 Epub 2019 June 28
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  9. Asleh R, Clavell AL, Pereira NL, Smith B, Briasoulis A, Alnsasra H, Kremers WK, Habermann TM, Otley CC, Li X, Edwards BS, Stulak JM, Daly RC, Kushwaha SS. Incidence of Malignancies in Patients Treated With Sirolimus Following Heart Transplantation. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019 Jun 4; 73 (21):2676-2688
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  10. Pereira NL, So D, Bae JH, Chavez I, Jeong MH, Kim SW, Madan M, Graham J, O'Cochlain F, Pauley N, Lennon RJ, Bailey K, Hasan A, Baudhuin LM, Bell MR, Lerman A, Goodman S, Mathew V, Farkouh M, Rihal CS. International survey of patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention and their attitudes toward pharmacogenetic testing. Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2019 Jun; 29 (4):76-83
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  11. Asleh R, Schettle S, Briasoulis A, Killian JM, Stulak JM, Pereira NL, Kushwaha SS, Maltais S, Dunlay SM. Predictors and Outcomes of Renal Replacement Therapy After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation. Mayo Clin Proc. 2019 Jun; 94 (6):1003-1014
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  12. Reddy YNV, Pereira NL. Nonhuman leukocyte antigen antibodies that have impact in the heart transplant patient. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2019 Jun; 24 (3):279-285
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  13. Reddy YNV, Pereira NL. Nonhuman leukocyte antigen antibodies that have impact in the heart transplant patient. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2019 Apr 9 Epub 2019 Apr 09
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  14. Pereira NL, Rihal CS, So DYF, Rosenberg Y, Lennon RJ, Mathew V, Goodman SG, Weinshilboum RM, Wang L, Baudhuin LM, Lerman A, Hasan A, Iturriaga E, Fu YP, Geller N, Bailey K, Farkouh ME. Clopidogrel Pharmacogenetics. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Apr; 12 (4):e007811
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  15. Asleh R, Briasoulis A, Pereira NL, Boilson BA, Edwards BS, Adigun R, Maltais S, Daly RC, Lerman A, Kushwaha SS. Timing of 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme A reductase inhibitor initiation and allograft vasculopathy progression and outcomes in heart transplant recipients. ESC Heart Fail. 2018 Dec; 5 (6):1118-1129 Epub 2018 July 17
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  16. Al-Bawardy B, Schettle SD, Gorospe E, Kee Song LMW, Pereira NL, Alexander JA, Bruining DH, Coelho-Prabhu N, Fidler JL, Mauermann WJ, Barbara DW, Dierkhising R, Rajan E. Small bowel bleeding in patients with left ventricular assist device: outcomes of conservative therapy versus balloon-assisted enteroscopy. Ann Gastroenterol. 2018 Nov-Dec; 31 (6):692-697 Epub 2018 Sept 26
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  17. Schettle S, Schloglhofer T, Zimpfer D, Schima H, Kaufmann F, Salimbangon A, Wolforth J, Schroeder S, Hards R, Ritchie B, Staley L, Pereira N, Kushwaha S, Maltais S, Stulak J. International Analysis of LVAD Point-of-Care Versus Plasma INR: A Multicenter Study. ASAIO J. 2018 Nov/Dec; 64 (6):e161-e165
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  18. Asleh R, Briasoulis A, Pereira NL, Edwards BS, Frantz RP, Daly RC, Lerman A, Kushwaha SS. Hypercholesterolemia after conversion to sirolimus as primary immunosuppression and cardiac allograft vasculopathy in heart transplant recipients. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2018 Nov; 37 (11):1372-1380 Epub 2018 Aug 30
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  19. Asleh R, Snipelisky D, Hathcock M, Kremers W, Liu D, Batzler A, Jenkins G, Kushwaha S, Pereira NL. Genomewide association study reveals novel genetic loci associated with change in renal function in heart transplant recipients. Clin Transplant. 2018 Oct; 32 (10):e13395 Epub 2018 Oct 02
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  20. Rosenbaum AN, Dunlay SM, Pereira NL, Allison TG, Maltais S, Stulak JM, Joyce LD, Kushwaha SS. Determinants of Improvement in Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation. ASAIO J. 2018 Sep/Oct; 64 (5):610-615
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  21. Grupper A, AbouEzzeddine OF, Maleszewski JJ, Grupper A, Geske JR, Kremers WK, Kushwaha SS, Pereira NL. Elevated ST2 levels are associated with antibody-mediated rejection in heart transplant recipients. Clin Transplant. 2018 Sep; 32 (9):e13349 Epub 2018 July 26
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  22. Asleh R, Prasad M, Briasoulis A, Nardi V, Adigun R, Edwards BS, Pereira NL, Daly RC, Lerman A, Kushwaha SS. Uric acid is an independent predictor of cardiac allograft vasculopathy after heart transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2018 Sep; 37 (9):1083-1092 Epub 2018 May 01
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  23. Schettle S, Bawardy BA, Asleh R, Sherazi S, Rajan E, Stulak J, Pereira N. Danazol treatment of gastrointestinal bleeding in left ventricular assist device-supported patients. J Heart Lung Transplant 2018 Aug; 37 (8):1035-1037 Epub 2018 Apr 25
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  24. Asleh R, Hasin T, Briasoulis A, Schettle SD, Borlaug BA, Behfar A, Pereira NL, Edwards BS, Clavell AL, Joyce LD, Maltais S, Stulak JM, Kushwaha SS. Hemodynamic Assessment of Patients With and Without Heart Failure Symptoms Supported by a Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device. Mayo Clin Proc. 2018 Jul; 93 (7):895-903 Epub 2018 June 19
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  25. Musunuru K, Arora P, Cooke JP, Ferguson JF, Hershberger RE, Hickey KT, Lee JM, Lima JAC, Loscalzo J, Pereira NL, Russell MW, Shah SH, Sheikh F, Wang TJ, MacRae CA, American Heart Association Council on Genomic and Precision Medicine; Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young; Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing; Council on Cardiovascular Radiology and Intervention; Council on Peripheral Vascular Disease; Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes . Interdisciplinary Models for Research and Clinical Endeavors in Genomic Medicine: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association. Circ Genom Precis Med. 2018 Jun; 11 (6):e000046
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  26. Kolla KR, Maltais S, Pereira NL, Chaliki HP. Microbubbles in the Aorta and Left Ventricle of a Patient with a Left Ventricular Assist Device: A Unique Presentation of Pump Thrombosis Leading to Urgent Surgery. Cureus. 2018 Apr 11; 10 (4):e2463
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  27. de Denus S, Rouleau JL, Mann DL, Huggins GS, Pereira NL, Shah SH, Cappola TP, Fouodjio R, Mongrain I, Dube MP. CYP3A4 genotype is associated with sildenafil concentrations in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. Pharmacogenomics J. 2018 Apr; 18 (2):232-237 Epub 2017 Apr 25
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  28. Pereira NL, Grogan M, Dec GW. Spectrum of Restrictive and Infiltrative Cardiomyopathies: Part 1 of a 2-Part Series. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018 Mar 13; 71 (10):1130-1148
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  29. Pereira NL, Grogan M, Dec GW. Spectrum of Restrictive and Infiltrative Cardiomyopathies: Part 2 of a 2-Part Series. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018 Mar 13; 71 (10):1149-1166
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  30. Kashani K, Sarvottam K, Pereira NL, Barreto EF, Kennedy CC. The sarcopenia index: A novel measure of muscle mass in lung transplant candidates. Clin Transplant. 2018 Mar; 32 (3):e13182 Epub 2018 Jan 17
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  31. Asleh R, Briasoulis A, Kremers WK, Adigun R, Boilson BA, Pereira NL, Edwards BS, Clavell AL, Schirger JA, Rodeheffer RJ, Frantz RP, Joyce LD, Maltais S, Stulak JM, Daly RC, Tilford J, Choi WG, Lerman A, Kushwaha SS. Long-Term Sirolimus for Primary Immunosuppression in Heart Transplant Recipients. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018 Feb 13; 71 (6):636-650
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  32. Brown SA, Pereira N. Pharmacogenomic Impact of CYP2C19 Variation on Clopidogrel Therapy in Precision Cardiovascular Medicine. J Pers Med. 2018 Jan 30; 8 (1)
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  33. Asleh R, Briasoulis A, Schettle SD, Tchantchaleishvili V, Pereira NL, Edwards BS, Clavell AL, Maltais S, Joyce DL, Joyce LD, Daly RC, Kushwaha SS, Stulak JM. Impact of Diabetes Mellitus on Outcomes in Patients Supported With Left Ventricular Assist Devices: A Single Institutional 9-Year Experience. Circ Heart Fail. 2017 Nov; 10 (11)
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  34. Wong KL, Taner T, Smith BH, Kushwaha SS, Edwards BS, Gandhi MJ, Kremers WK, Daly RC, Pereira NL. Importance of Routine Antihuman/Leukocyte Antibody Monitoring: De Novo Donor Specific Antibodies Are Associated With Rejection and Allograft Vasculopathy After Heart Transplantation. Circulation 2017 Oct 3; 136 (14):1350-1352
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  35. Luzum JA, Pakyz RE, Elsey AR, Haidar CE, Peterson JF, Whirl-Carrillo M, Handelman SK, Palmer K, Pulley JM, Beller M, Schildcrout JS, Field JR, Weitzel KW, Cooper-DeHoff RM, Cavallari LH, O'Donnell PH, Altman RB, Pereira N, Ratain MJ, Roden DM, Embi PJ, Sadee W, Klein TE, Johnson JA, Relling MV, Wang L, Weinshilboum RM, Shuldiner AR, Freimuth RR, Pharmacogenomics Research Network Translational Pharmacogenetics Program. The Pharmacogenomics Research Network Translational Pharmacogenetics Program: Outcomes and Metrics of Pharmacogenetic Implementations Across Diverse Healthcare Systems. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2017 Sep; 102 (3):502-510 Epub 2017 June 09
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  36. Grupper A, Grupper A, Daly RC, Pereira NL, Hathcock MA, Kremers WK, Cosio FG, Edwards BS, Kushwaha SS. Renal Allograft Outcome After Simultaneous Heart and Kidney Transplantation. Am J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 1; 120 (3):494-499 Epub 2017 May 11
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  37. Luis SA, Maleszewski JJ, Young PM, Schaff HV, Pereira NL. Previously Unreported in Women Galactosidase Alpha Pro409Ser Variant Is Associated With Fabry Disease. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2017 Aug; 10 (4):e001661
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  38. Hasin T, Grupper A, Dillon JJ, Maleszewski JJ, Li Z, Topilsky Y, Frantz RP, Edwards BS, Pereira NL, Maltais S, Stulak JM, Joyce L, Daly R, Park SJ, Kushwaha SS. Early Gains in Renal Function Following Implantation of HeartMate II Left Ventricular Assist Devices May Not Persist to One Year. ASAIO J. 2017 Jul/Aug; 63 (4):401-407
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  39. Arendt CJ, Hong JH, Daly RC, Scott C, Mehta RA, Bailey K, Pathak J, Pereira NL. Time to achieving therapeutic international normalized ratio increases hospital length of stay after heart valve replacement surgery. Am Heart J. 2017 May; 187:70-77.
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  40. Snipelisky D, Park JY, Lerman A, Mulvagh S, Lin G, Pereira N, Rodriguez-Porcel M, Villarraga HR, Herrmann J. How to Develop a Cardio-Oncology Clinic. Heart Fail Clin. 2017 Apr; 13 (2):347-359
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  41. Grupper A, Grupper A, Daly RC, Pereira NL, Hathcock MA, Kremers WK, Cosio FG, Edwards BS, Kushwaha SS. Kidney transplantation as a therapeutic option for end-stage renal disease developing after heart transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2017 Mar; 36 (3):297-304 Epub 2016 Aug 18
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  42. Simha V, Qin S, Shah P, Smith BH, Kremers WK, Kushwaha S, Wang L, Pereira NL. Sirolimus Therapy Is Associated with Elevation in Circulating PCSK9 Levels in Cardiac Transplant Patients. J Cardiovasc Transl Res. 2017 Feb; 10 (1):9-15 Epub 2016 Dec 27
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  43. Nestorovic EM, Grupper A, Joyce LD, Milic NM, Stulak JM, Edwards BS, Pereira NL, Daly RC, Kushwaha SS. Effect of Pretransplant Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices on Cellular and Antibody-Mediated Rejection and Subsequent Allograft Outcomes. Am J Cardiol. 2017 Feb 1; 119 (3):452-456 Epub 2016 Nov 01
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  44. Gates KV, Pereira NL, Griffiths LG. Cardiac Non-Human Leukocyte Antigen Identification: Techniques and Troubles. Front Immunol. 2017; 8:1332 Epub 2017 Oct 18
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  45. Qian M, Pathak J, Pereira NL, Zhai C. Temporal reflected logistic regression for probabilistic heart failure survival score prediction Proceedings - 2017 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine, BIBM 2017. 2017; 2017-January:410-6
  46. Wong TW, Gandhi MJ, Daly RC, Kushwaha SS, Pereira NL, Rosen CB, Stegall MD, Heimbach JK, Taner T. Liver Allograft Provides Immunoprotection for the Cardiac Allograft in Combined Heart-Liver Transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2016 Dec; 16 (12):3522-3531 Epub 2016 June 24
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  47. Grupper A, Nativi-Nicolau J, Maleszewski JJ, Geske JR, Kremers WK, Edwards BS, Kushwaha SS, Pereira NL. Circulating Galectin-3 Levels Are Persistently Elevated After Heart Transplantation and Are Associated With Renal Dysfunction. JACC Heart Fail. 2016 Nov; 4 (11):847-856 Epub 2016 Sept 07
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  48. Kiernan MS, Sundareswaran KS, Pham DT, Kapur NK, Pereira NL, Strueber M, Farrar DJ, DeNofrio D, Rogers JG. Preoperative Determinants of Quality of Life and Functional Capacity Response to Left Ventricular Assist Device Therapy. J Card Fail. 2016 Oct; 22 (10):797-805 Epub 2016 Jan 14
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  49. Grupper A, Nestorovic EM, Daly RC, Milic NM, Joyce LD, Stulak JM, Joyce DL, Edwards BS, Pereira NL, Kushwaha SS. Sex Related Differences in the Risk of Antibody-Mediated Rejection and Subsequent Allograft Vasculopathy Post-Heart Transplantation: A Single-Center Experience. Transplant Direct. 2016 Oct; 2 (10):e106 Epub 2016 Sept 13
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  50. Sinagra G, Anzini M, Pereira NL, Bussani R, Finocchiaro G, Bartunek J, Merlo M. Myocarditis in Clinical Practice. Mayo Clin Proc. 2016 Sep; 91 (9):1256-66 Epub 2016 July 31
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  51. Grupper A, Zhao YM, Sajgalik P, Joyce LD, Park SJ, Pereira NL, Stulak JM, Burnett JC Jr, Edwards BS, Daly RC, Kushwaha SS, Schirger JA. Effect of Neurohormonal Blockade Drug Therapy on Outcomes and Left Ventricular Function and Structure After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation. Am J Cardiol. 2016 Jun 1; 117 (11):1765-70 Epub 2016 Mar 18
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  52. Fine NM, Park SJ, Stulak JM, Topilsky Y, Daly RC, Joyce LD, Pereira NL, Schirger JA, Edwards BS, Lin G, Kushwaha SS. Proximal thoracic aorta dimensions after continuous-flow left ventricular assist device implantation: Longitudinal changes and relation to aortic valve insufficiency. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2016 Apr; 35: (4)423-32.
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  53. Taslimitehrani V, Dong G, Pereira NL, Panahiazar M, Pathak J. Developing EHR-driven heart failure risk prediction models using CPXR(Log) with the probabilistic loss function. J Biomed Inform. 2016 Apr; 60:260-9 Epub 2016 Feb 01
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  54. Pereira NL, Geske JB, Mayr M, Shah SH, Rihal CS. Pharmacogenetics of Clopidogrel: An Unresolved Issue. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2016 Apr; 9 (2):185-8
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  55. Bielinski SJ, Pathak J, Carrell DS, Takahashi PY, Olson JE, Larson NB, Liu H, Sohn S, Wells QS, Denny JC, Rasmussen-Torvik LJ, Pacheco JA, Jackson KL, Lesnick TG, Gullerud RE, Decker PA, Pereira NL, Ryu E, Dart RA, Peissig P, Linneman JG, Jarvik GP, Larson EB, Bock JA, Tromp GC, de Andrade M, Roger VL. A Robust e-Epidemiology Tool in Phenotyping Heart Failure with Differentiation for Preserved and Reduced Ejection Fraction: the Electronic Medical Records and Genomics (eMERGE) Network. J Cardiovasc Transl Res. 2015 Nov; 8 (8):475-83 Epub 2015 July 21
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  56. Pereira NL, Sargent DJ, Farkouh ME, Rihal CS. Genotype-based clinical trials in cardiovascular disease. Nat Rev Cardiol. 2015 Aug; 12 (8):475-87 Epub 2015 May 05
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  57. Grupper A, Park SJ, Pereira NL, Schettle SD, Gerber Y, Topilsky Y, Edwards BS, Daly RC, Stulak JM, Joyce LD, Kushwaha SS. Role of ventricular assist therapy for patients with heart failure and restrictive physiology: Improving outcomes for a lethal disease. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2015 Aug; 34 (8):1042-9 Epub 2015 Mar 26
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  58. Pereira NL, Tosakulwong N, Scott CG, Jenkins GD, Prodduturi N, Chai Y, Olson TM, Rodeheffer RJ, Redfield MM, Weinshilboum RM, Burnett JC. Circulating atrial natriuretic peptide genetic association study identifies a novel gene cluster associated with stroke in whites. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2015 Feb; 8 (1):141-9 Epub 2014 Dec 01
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  59. Panahiazar M, Taslimitehrani V, Pereira N, Pathak J. Using EHRs and Machine Learning for Heart Failure Survival Analysis. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2015; 216:40-4
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  60. Panahiazar M, Taslimitehrani V, Pereira NL, Pathak J. Using EHRs for Heart Failure Therapy Recommendation Using Multidimensional Patient Similarity Analytics. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2015; 210:369-73
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  61. Hasin T, Kushwaha SS, Lesnick TG, Kremers W, Boilson BA, Schirger JA, Clavell AL, Rodeheffer RJ, Frantz RP, Edwards BS, Pereira NL, Stulak JM, Joyce L, Daly R, Park SJ, Jaffe AS. Early trends in N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide values after left ventricular assist device implantation for chronic heart failure. Am J Cardiol. 2014 Oct 15; 114: (8)1257-63.
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  62. Hasin T, Huebner M, Li Z, Brown D, Stulak JM, Boilson BA, Joyce L, Pereira NL, Kushwaha SS, Park SJ. Association of HeartMate II left ventricular assist device flow estimate with thermodilution cardiac output. ASAIO J. 2014 Sep-Oct; 60(5):513-8.
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  63. Dunlay SM, Allison TG, Pereira NL. Changes in cardiopulmonary exercise testing parameters following continuous flow left ventricular assist device implantation and heart transplantation. J Card Fail. 2014 Aug; 20 (8):548-54 Epub 2014 June 02
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  64. Fine NM, Daly RC, Shankar N, Park SJ, Kushwaha SS, Gandhi MJ, Pereira NL. The role of donor-specific antibodies in acute cardiac allograft dysfunction in the absence of cellular rejection. Transplantation. 2014 Jul 27; 98 (2):229-38
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  65. Schettle SD, Pruthi RK, Pereira NL. Continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices and gastrointestinal bleeding: potential role of danazol. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2014 May; 33(5):549-50. Epub 2014 Feb 4
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  66. Dunlay SM, Pereira NL, Kushwaha SS. Contemporary strategies in the diagnosis and management of heart failure. Mayo Clin Proc. 2014 May; 89 (5):662-76 Epub 2014 Mar 29
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  67. Suresh R, Grogan M, Maleszewski JJ, Pellikka PA, Hanna M, Dispenzieri A, Pereira NL. Advanced cardiac amyloidosis associated with normal interventricular septal thickness: an uncommon presentation of infiltrative cardiomyopathy. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2014 Apr; 27 (4):440-7 Epub 2014 Jan 18
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  68. Hasin T, Deo S, Maleszewski JJ, Topilsky Y, Edwards BS, Pereira NL, Stulak JM, Joyce L, Daly R, Kushwaha SS, Park SJ. The role of medical management for acute intravascular hemolysis in patients supported on axial flow LVAD. ASAIO J. 2014 Jan-Feb; 60(1):9-14.
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  69. Pereira NL, Redfield MM, Scott C, Tosakulwong N, Olson TM, Bailey KR, Rodeheffer RJ, Burnett JC Jr. A functional genetic variant (N521D) in natriuretic peptide receptor 3 is associated with diastolic dysfunction: the prevalence of asymptomatic ventricular dysfunction study. PLoS One. 2014; 9 (1):e85708 Epub 2014 Jan 22
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  70. Liang JJ, Geske JR, Boilson BA, Frantz RP, Edwards BS, Kushwaha SS, Kremers WK, Weinshilboum RM, Pereira NL. TPMT genetic variants are associated with increased rejection with azathioprine use in heart transplantation. Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2013 Dec; 23 (12):658-65
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  71. Fine NM, Topilsky Y, Oh JK, Hasin T, Kushwaha SS, Daly RC, Joyce LD, Stulak JM, Pereira NL, Boilson BA, Clavell AL, Edwards BS, Park SJ. Role of echocardiography in patients with intravascular hemolysis due to suspected continuous-flow LVAD thrombosis. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Nov; 6: (11)1129-40.
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  72. Shankar N, Daly R, Geske J, Kushwaha SK, Timmons M, Joyce L, Stulak J, Gandhi M, Kremers W, Park S, Pereira NL. LVAD implant as a bridge to heart transplantation is associated with allosensitization as measured by single antigen bead assay. Transplantation. 2013 Aug 15; 96(3):324-30.
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  73. Shuldiner AR, Relling MV, Peterson JF, Hicks JK, Freimuth RR, Sadee W, Pereira NL, Roden DM, Johnson JA, Klein TE, Shuldiner AR, Vesely M, Robinson SW, Ambulos N Jr, Stass SA, Kelemen MD, Brown LA, Pollin TI, Beitelshees AL, Zhao RY, Pakyz RE, Palmer K, Alestock T, O'Neill C, Maloney K, Branham A, Sewell D, Relling MV, Crews K, Hoffman J, Cross S, Haidar C, Baker D, Hicks JK, Bell G, Greeson F, Gaur A, Reiss U, Huettel A, Cheng C, Gajjar A, Pappo A, Howard S, Hudson M, Pui CH, Jeha S, Evans WE, Broeckel U, Altman RB, Gong L, Whirl-Carrillo M, Klein TE, Sadee W, Manickam K, Sweet KM, Embi PJ, Roden D, Peterson J, Denny J, Schildcrout J, Bowton E, Pulley J, Beller M, Mitchell J, Danciu I, Price L, Pereira NL, Weinshilboum R, Wang L, Johnson JA, Nelson D, Clare-Salzler M, Elsey A, Burkley B, Langaee T, Liu F, Nessl D, Dong HJ, Lesko L, Freimuth RR, Chute CG, Pharmacogenomics Research Network Translational Pharmacogenetics Program Group. The Pharmacogenomics Research Network Translational Pharmacogenetics Program: overcoming challenges of real-world implementation. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2013 Aug; 94 (2):207-10 Epub 2013 Mar 19
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  74. Maleszewski JJ, Murray DL, Dispenzieri A, Grogan M, Pereira NL, Jenkins SM, Judge DP, Caturegli P, Vrana JA, Theis JD, Dogan A, Halushka MK. Relationship between monoclonal gammopathy and cardiac amyloid type. Cardiovasc Pathol. 2013 May-Jun; 22(3):189-94. Epub 2012 Oct 24.
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  75. Pereira NL, Lin D, Pelleymounter L, Moon I, Stilling G, Eckloff BW, Wieben ED, Redfield MM, Burnett JC Jr, Yee VC, Weinshilboum RM. Natriuretic peptide receptor-3 gene (NPR3): nonsynonymous polymorphism results in significant reduction in protein expression because of accelerated degradation. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2013 Apr; 6 (2):201-10 Epub 2013 Mar 14
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  76. Topilsky Y, Raichlin E, Hasin T, Boilson BA, Schirger JA, Pereira NL, Edwards BS, Clavell AL, Rodeheffer RJ, Frantz RP, Gandhi MJ, Maltais S, Park SJ, Daly RC, Lerman A, Kushwaha SS. Combined heart and liver transplant attenuates cardiac allograft vasculopathy compared with isolated heart transplantation. Transplantation. 2013 Mar 27; 95(6):859-65.
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  77. Topilsky Y, Gandhi MJ, Hasin T, Voit LL, Raichlin E, Boilson BA, Schirger JA, Edwards BS, Clavell AL, Rodeheffer RJ, Frantz RP, Kushwaha SS, Lerman A, Pereira NL. Donor-specific antibodies to class II antigens are associated with accelerated cardiac allograft vasculopathy: a three-dimensional volumetric intravascular ultrasound study. Transplantation. 2013 Jan 27; 95 (2):389-96
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  78. Hasin T, Marmor Y, Kremers W, Topilsky Y, Severson CJ, Schirger JA, Boilson BA, Clavell AL, Rodeheffer RJ, Frantz RP, Edwards BS, Pereira NL, Stulak JM, Joyce L, Daly R, Park SJ, Kushwaha SS. Readmissions after implantation of axial flow left ventricular assist device. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Jan 15; 61(2):153-63. Epub 2012 Dec 05.
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  79. McKie PM, McCully RB, Kamath PS, Bower TC, McKusick MA, Lapyere AC, Pereira NL. Amelioration of high cardiac output and pulmonary hypertension by occlusion of congenital porto-systemic shunt. Circulation. 2012 Nov 20; 126(21):2533-4.
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  80. Hasin T, Topilsky Y, Kremers WK, Boilson BA, Schirger JA, Edwards BS, Clavell AL, Rodeheffer RJ, Frantz RP, Joyce L, Daly R, Stulak JM, Kushwaha SS, Park SJ, Pereira NL. Usefulness of the six-minute walk test after continuous axial flow left ventricular device implantation to predict survival. Am J Cardiol. 2012 Nov 1; 110 (9):1322-8 Epub 2012 July 21
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  81. Cho YH, Deo SV, Schirger JA, Pereira NL, Stulak JM, Park SJ. Implantation of a HeartMate II left ventricular assist device via left thoracotomy. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Nov; 94(5):1712-4.
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