Dr. Paresh Shah
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Dr. Paresh Shah
Dr. Paresh Shah
Cardiology - Cardiac Electrophysiology
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Cardiology - Cardiac Electrophysiology
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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Medical / Graduate School
Hahnemann Medical College and Hospital of Philadelphia
Left ventricular outflow tract obstruction in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: past, present and future.
Heart., Oct;94(10):1276-81 (2008)
Robotic mitral valve surgery: a United States multicenter trial.
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Jun;129(6):1395-404 (2005)
[S2 guideline for infectious endocarditis].
MMW Fortschr Med., Dec;146(Suppl 3-4):123-35 (2004)
Left ventricular cavity obliteration during dobutamine stress echocardiography is associated with female sex and left ventricular size and function.
J Am Soc Echocardiogr., Oct;11(10):957-60 (1998)
Malignant renal tumor with extension to the inferior vena cava.
Am. J. Surg., Aug;176(2):137-9 (1998)
Dobutamine stress echocardiography for assessing coronary artery disease after transplantation in children.
J. Am. Coll. Cardiol., Aug;32(2):515-20 (1998)
Mitral E wave propagation to the left ventricular outflow tract. II: Evaluation of left ventricular filling pressures and diastolic stiffness from an analysis of their amplitude and duration in a modeled human left ventricle.
J. Heart Valve Dis., Jul;7(4):445-9 (1998)
Mitral E wave propagation as an index of left ventricular diastolic function. I: Its hydrodynamic basis.
J. Heart Valve Dis., Jul;7(4):438-44 (1998)
Livedo reticularis, rhabdomyolysis, massive intestinal infarction, and death after carbon dioxide arteriography.
J. Vasc. Surg., Aug;26(2):337-40 (1997)
Early diagnosis of obstructed aortic valve prostheses: a clinical challenge.
J. Heart Valve Dis., May;6(3):234-5 (1997)
ACC/AHA guidelines for the clinical application of echocardiography: executive summary. A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on practice guidelines (Committee on Clinical Application of Echocardiography). De
J. Am. Coll. Cardiol., Mar;29(4):862-79 (1997)
Changing patterns of atheroembolism.
Cardiovasc Surg., Oct;4(5):573-9 (1996)
Unstable angina: new insights into pathophysiologic characteristics, prognosis, and management strategies.
Curr Probl Cardiol., Oct;21(10):669-731 (1996)
Preconditioning with ischemia or adenosine protects skeletal muscle from ischemic tissue reperfusion injury.
J. Surg. Res., Jun;63(1):29-34 (1996)
Volume-rendered three-dimensional dynamic anatomy of the mitral annulus using a transesophageal echocardiographic technique.
J. Heart Valve Dis., Nov;4(6):623-7 (1995)
Functional significance of a flexible mitral annuloplasty ring: a three-dimensional echocardiographic assessment.
J. Heart Valve Dis., Nov;4(6):615-7 (1995)
Left ventricular function in valvular heart disease: invasive and non-invasive assessment of left ventricular function.
J. Heart Valve Dis., Oct;4 Suppl 2:S140-3; discussion S143-4 (1995)
Echocardiographic and other noninvasive measurements of cardiac hemodynamics and ventricular function.
Curr Probl Cardiol., Oct;20(10):681-770 (1995)
Role of papillary muscle position and mitral valve structure in systolic anterior motion of the mitral leaflets in hyperdynamic left ventricular function.
Am. J. Cardiol., Sep;76(8):623-8 (1995)
Mechanisms of hypotension during dobutamine stress echocardiography in patients with coronary artery disease.
Am. J. Cardiol., Jul;76(1):26-30 (1995)
Dobutamine stress echocardiography for the diagnosis and management of coronary artery disease.
Clin Cardiol., May;18(5):252-60 (1995)
Acute aortic occlusion--factors that influence outcome.
J. Vasc. Surg., Apr;21(4):567-72; discussion 573-5 (1995)
Recommendations for the echocardiographic assessment of replacement heart values.
J. Heart Valve Dis., Jan;4(1):9-13 (1995)
Utility of echocardiographic quantitation of valve morphology in balloon mitral valvotomy: a gap between expectations and reality?
J. Heart Valve Dis., Nov;3(6):586-7 (1994)
Echocardiography in coronary artery disease.
Curr. Opin. Cardiol., Jul;9(4):428-34 (1994)
Doppler derived aortic valve resistance in aortic stenosis: its hemodynamic validation.
J. Heart Valve Dis., May;3(3):283-7 (1994)
Echocardiographic diagnosis of mitral valve prolapse.
J Am Soc Echocardiogr., 7(3 Pt 1):286-93 (1994 May-Jun)
Clinical correlates of the rate of transmission of transmitral "A" wave to the left ventricular outflow tract in left ventricular hypertrophy secondary to systemic hypertension, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy or aortic valve stenosis.
Am. J. Cardiol., Apr;73(11):831-4 (1994)
Determinants of the rate of right ventricular pressure rise by Doppler echocardiography: potential value in the assessment of right ventricular function.
J. Heart Valve Dis., Mar;3(2):179-84 (1994)
Mitral A velocity wave transit time to the outflow tract as a measure of left ventricular diastolic stiffness. Hemodynamic correlations in patients with coronary artery disease.
Circulation., Feb;89(2):553-7 (1994)
A ten-year study of the Ionescu-Shiley low-profile bioprosthetic heart valve.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg., 8(10):541-8 (1994)
Opacification and border delineation improvement in patients with suboptimal endocardial border definition in routine echocardiography: results of the Phase III Albunex Multicenter Trial.
J. Am. Coll. Cardiol., Nov;22(5):1494-500 (1993)
Evaluating the severity of mitral stenosis.
J. Heart Valve Dis., Nov;2(6):616-7 (1993)
Quantitation of left ventricular volumes and ejection fraction by biplane transesophageal echocardiography.
Am. J. Cardiol., Aug;72(3):356-9 (1993)
Significance of spontaneous echo contrast, or, does "smoke" indicate "fire"?
J. Heart Valve Dis., May;2(3):257-8 (1993)
A new Doppler method for assessing left ventricular diastolic stiffness based on principles of flow wave propagation: mathematical basis and review of the method.
J. Heart Valve Dis., Mar;2(2):167-73 (1993)
Accuracy of cardiac output estimation with biplane transesophageal echocardiography.
J Am Soc Echocardiogr., 6(1):62-8 (1993 Jan-Feb)
Diastolic heart failure.
Curr Probl Cardiol., Dec;17(12):781-868 (1992)
Evaluation of biplane color Doppler transesophageal echocardiography in 200 consecutive patients.
Circulation., Apr;85(4):1237-47 (1992)
Transesophageal echocardiography and the intraoperative management of pediatric congenital heart disease: initial experience with a pediatric esophageal 2D color flow echocardiographic probe.
J. Cardiothorac. Vasc. Anesth., Feb;6(1):8-14 (1992)
Remote asynergy detected by biplane transesophageal echocardiography during myocardial revascularization without cardiopulmonary bypass.
Anesth. Analg., Nov;73(5):642-5 (1991)
Intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography: an anesthesiologist's perspective.
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand., Nov;35(8):683-92 (1991)
Utility of biplane transesophageal echocardiography in left ventricular wall motion analysis.
J. Cardiothorac. Vasc. Anesth., Aug;5(4):316-9 (1991)
Management of aortic stenosis: is cardiac catheterization necessary?
Am. J. Cardiol., May;67(11):1031-2 (1991)
The flail mitral valve: echocardiographic findings by precordial and transesophageal imaging and Doppler color flow mapping.
J. Am. Coll. Cardiol., Jan;17(1):272-9 (1991)
Curr Probl Cardiol., Nov;15(11):641-720 (1990)
Biplane transesophageal echocardiography: technique, image orientation, and preliminary experience in 131 patients.
J Am Soc Echocardiogr., 3(5):348-66 (1990 Sep-Oct)
Doppler-derived rate of left ventricular pressure rise. Its correlation with the postoperative left ventricular function in mitral regurgitation.
Circulation., Aug;82(2):514-20 (1990)
Safety and efficacy of a new transpulmonary ultrasound contrast agent: initial multicenter clinical results.
J. Am. Coll. Cardiol., Aug;16(2):316-24 (1990)
Use of the centrifugal flow pump for vena caval shunting.
Ann. Thorac. Surg., Jul;50(1):146-8 (1990)
Left ventricular outflow tract to left atrial communication secondary to rupture of mitral-aortic intervalvular fibrosa in infective endocarditis: diagnosis by transesophageal echocardiography and color flow imaging.
J. Am. Coll. Cardiol., Feb;15(2):499-504 (1990)
Mitral valve prolapse vs mitral valve prolapse syndrome: what is the difference?
J Cardiol Suppl., 23:3-19 (1990)
Recommendations for quantitation of the left ventricle by two-dimensional echocardiography. American Society of Echocardiography Committee on Standards, Subcommittee on Quantitation of Two-Dimensional Echocardiograms.
J Am Soc Echocardiogr., 2(5):358-67 (1989 Sep-Oct)
Incidence and results of arterial complications among 16,350 patients undergoing cardiac catheterization.
J. Vasc. Surg., Aug;10(2):113-6 (1989)
Usefulness of echo-Doppler in management of patients with valvular heart disease.
Curr Probl Cardiol., Jun;14(6):281-350 (1989)
Quantitative assessment of mitral regurgitation.
J. Am. Coll. Cardiol., Mar;13(3):591-3 (1989)
Functioning hepatic cell mass and the hyperdynamic state in cirrhosis.
Surg Gynecol Obstet., Sep;167(3):180-6 (1988)
Doppler evaluation of bioprosthetic and mechanical aortic valves: data from four models in 107 stable, ambulatory patients.
Am. Heart J., Feb;115(2):418-25 (1988)
Echocardiography in congestive or dilated cardiomyopathy.
J Am Soc Echocardiogr., 1(1):20-30 (1988 Jan-Feb)
Correlation of continuous-wave Doppler assessment of chronic aortic regurgitation with hemodynamics and angiography.
Am. J. Cardiol., Oct;60(10):852-6 (1987)
Adequacy of central hemodynamics versus restoration of circulation in the survival of patients with acute aortic thrombosis.
Am. J. Surg., Aug;154(2):206-10 (1987)
Cardiomyopathies in the elderly.
J. Am. Coll. Cardiol., Aug;10(2 Suppl A):77A-79A (1987)
Pericardial constraint in chronic heart failure.
Am. Heart J., Mar;113(3):847-9 (1987)
Interaction between quinolones and caffeine.
Drugs., 34 Suppl 1:170-4 (1987)
[Assessment of perfusion defects by intracoronary myocardial contrast echocardiography].
J Cardiogr Suppl., 12:59-67 (1987)
Intraoperative measurement of pericardial constraint: role in ventricular diastolic mechanics.
J. Am. Coll. Cardiol., Dec;8(6):1289-97 (1986)
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