Publications

Endomyocardial Biopsy

  1. Cheng Y, Yi G, Conditt GB, Sheehy A, Kolodgie FD, Tellez A, Polyakov I, Gu A, Aboodi MS, Wallace-Bradley D, Schuster M, Martens T, Itescu S, Kaluza GL, Basu S, Virmani R, Granada JF, Sherman W.Catheter-based endomyocardial delivery of mesenchymal precursor cells using 3D echo guidance improves cardiac function in a chronic myocardial injury ovine model.Cell Transplant. 2013;22(12):2299-309. doi: 10.3727/096368912X658016. Epub 2012 Oct 25. PMID: 23107489
  2. Hashemi SM, Ghods S, Kolodgie FD, Parcham-Azad K, Keane M, Hamamdzic D, Young R, Rippy MK, Virmani R, Litt H, Wilensky RL. A placebo controlled, dose-ranging, safety study of allogenic mesenchymal stem cells injected by endomyocardial delivery after an acute myocardial infarction. Eur Heart J. 2008 Jan;29(2):251-9. Epub 2007 Dec 11. PMID: 18073226
  3. Cooper LT, Baughman KL, Feldman AM, Frustaci A, Jessup M, Kuhl U, Levine GN, Narula J, Starling RC, Towbin J, Virmani R; American Heart Association; American College of Cardiology; European Society of Cardiology; Heart Failure Society of America; Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology. The role of endomyocardial biopsy in the management of cardiovascular disease: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association, the American College of Cardiology, and the European Society of Cardiology. Endorsed by the Heart Failure Society of America and the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2007 Nov 6;50(19):1914-31. No abstract available. PMID: 17980265
  4. Cooper LT, Baughman KL, Feldman AM, Frustaci A, Jessup M, Kuhl U, Levine GN, Narula J, Starling RC, Towbin J, Virmani R; American Heart Association; American College of Cardiology; European Society of Cardiology. The role of endomyocardial biopsy in the management of cardiovascular disease: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association, the American College of Cardiology, and the European Society of Cardiology.  Circulation. 2007 Nov 6;116(19):2216-33. Epub 2007 Oct 24. No abstract available. PMID: 17959655
  5. Cooper LT, Baughman KL, Feldman AM, Frustaci A, Jessup M, Kuhl U, Levine GN, Narula J, Starling RC, Towbin J, Virmani R. The role of endomyocardial biopsy in the management of cardiovascular disease: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association, the American College of Cardiology, and the European Society of Cardiology Endorsed by the Heart Failure Society of America and the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology. Eur Heart J. 2007 Dec;28(24):3076-93. Epub 2007 Oct 24. No abstract available.  PMID: 17959624
  6. Narula J, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Apoptosis and cardiomyopathy.  Curr Opin Cardiol. 2000 May;15(3):183-8. Review. PMID: 10952426
  7. Puig M, Ballester M, Matías-Guiu X, Bordes R, Carrió I, Kolodgie FD, Pons C, García A, Aymat MR, Marrugat J, Brossa V, Campreciós M, Padró JM, Caralps JM, Virmani R, Prat J, Narula J. Burden of myocardial damage in cardiac allograft rejection: scintigraphic evidence of myocardial injury and histologic evidence of myocyte necrosis and apoptosis. J Nucl Cardiol. 2000 Mar-Apr;7(2):132-9. PMID: 10796002
  8. Burke AP, Farb A, Tang A, Smialek J, Virmani R.Fibromuscular dysplasia of small coronary arteries and fibrosis in the basilar ventricular septum in mitral valve prolapse. Am Heart J. 1997 Aug;134(2 Pt 1):282-91. PMID: 9313609
  9. Duflou J, Virmani R, Rabin I, Burke A, Farb A, Smialek J. Sudden death as a result of heart disease in morbid obesity. Am Heart J. 1995 Aug;130(2):306-13. PMID: 7631612
  10. Burke AP, Farb A, Robinowitz M, Virmani R. Serial sectioning and multiple level examination of endomyocardial biopsies for the diagnosis of myocarditis. Mod Pathol. 1991 Nov;4(6):690-3. PMID: 1788261
  11. Burke AP, Saenger J, Mullick F, Virmani R. Hypersensitivity myocarditis. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 1991 Aug;115(8):764-9. PMID: 1863186
  12. Sasano H, Virmani R, Patterson RH, Robinowitz M, Guccion JG. Eosinophilic products lead to myocardial damage. Hum Pathol. 1989 Sep;20(9):850-7. PMID: 2777241
  13. Latham RD, Mulrow JP, Virmani R, Robinowitz M, Moody JM. Recently diagnosed idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy: incidence of myocarditis and efficacy of prednisone therapy. Am Heart J. 1989 Apr;117(4):876-82.  PMID: 2929404
  14. Levy WS, Varghese PJ, Anderson DW, Leiboff RH, Orenstein JM, Virmani R, Bloom S.Myocarditis diagnosed by endomyocardial biopsy in human immunodeficiency virus infection with cardiac dysfunction.  Am J Cardiol. 1988 Sep 15;62(9):658-9. No abstract available.   PMID: 3414565