Publications

Structural Heart Disease

  1. Ladich E, Otsuka F, Virmani R. A pathologic study of explanted parachute devices from seven heart failure patients following percutaneous ventricular restoration. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv.  2014.  PubMed PMID 23703961
  2. Kar S, Hou D, Jones R, Werner D, Swanson L, Tischler B, Stein K, Huibregtse B, Ladich E, Kutys R, Virmani R. Impact of Watchman and Amplatzer devices on left atrial appendage adjacent structures and healing response in a canine model .JACC Cardiovasc Interv.  2014 PubMed PMID:25060026
  3. Kar S, Hou D, Jones R, Werner D, Swanson L, Tischler B, Stein K, Huibregtse B, Ladich E, Kutys R, Virmani R. Impact of Watchman and Amplatzer devices on left atrial appendage adjacent structures and healing response in a canine model .JACC Cardiovasc Interv.  2014 PubMed PMID:25060026
  4. Mylotte D, Andalib A, Thriault-Lauzier P, Dorfmeister M, Girgis M, Alharbi W, Chetrit M, Galatas C, Mamane S, Sebag I, Buithieu J, Bilodeau L, de Varennes B, Lachapelle K, Lange R, Martucci G, Transcatheter heart valve failure: a systematic review. Eur Heart J.  2014. PubMed PMID:25265974
  5. Ladich E, Michaels MB, Jones RM, McDermott E, Coleman L, Komtebedde J, Glower D, Argenziano M, Feldman T, Nakano M, Virmani R. Pathological healing response of explanted MitraClip devices. Circulation. Apr 5 2011;123(13):1418-1427.
  6. Jilaihawi H, Virmani R, Nakagawa H, Ducharme A, Shi YF, Carter-Monroe N, Ladich E, Iyer M, Ikeda A, Asgar A, Bonan R. Mitral annular reduction with subablative therapeutic ultrasound: pre-clinical evaluation of the ReCor device. EuroIntervention. May 2010;6(1):54-62.
  7. Noble S, Asgar A, Cartier R, Virmani R, Bonan R. Anatomo-pathological analysis after CoreValve Revalving system implantation. EuroIntervention. May 2009;5(1):78-85.
  8. 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. Jan 2008;29(2):251-259.
  9. Hara H, Virmani R, Ladich E, Mackey-Bojack S, Titus JL, Karnicki K, Stewart M, Pelzel JM, Schwartz RS. Patent foramen ovale: standards for a preclinical model of prevalence, structure, and histopathologic comparability to human hearts. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. Feb 1 2007;69(2):266-273.
  10. Hara H, Pedersen WR, Ladich E, Mooney M, Virmani R, Nakamura M, Feldman T, Schwartz RS. Percutaneous balloon aortic valvuloplasty revisited: time for a renaissance? Circulation. Mar 27 2007;115(12):e334-338.
  11. Hara H, Jones TK, Ladich ER, Virmani R, Auth DC, Eichinger JE, Sommer RJ, Van Tassel RA, Schwartz RS. Patent foramen ovale closure by radiofrequency thermal coaptation: first experience in the porcine model and healing mechanisms over time. Circulation. Aug 7 2007;116(6):648-653.
  12. Egan MJ, Trask AJ, Baker PB, Lawrence J, Ladich E, Virmani R, Hill SL, Cheatham JP, Galantowicz M, Lucchesi PA, Kovalchin JP. Histopathologic evaluation of patent ductus arteriosus stents after hybrid stage I palliation. Pediatr Cardiol. Apr 2011;32(4):413-417.
  13. Schwartz RS, Holmes DR, Van Tassel RA, Hauser R, Henry TD, Mooney M, Matthews R, Doshi S, Jones RM, Virmai R. Left atrial appendage obliteration: mechanisms of healing and intracardiac integration. JACC Cardioasc Interv. Aug 2010;3(8):870-877.
  14. Hara H, Matthews R, Virmani R, Holmes DR, Schwartz RS. Percutaneous left atrial appendage obliteration. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. Jan 2008;1(1):92-93.
  15. Hara H, Virmani R, Ladich E, Mackey-Bojack S, Titus J, Reisman M, Gray W, Nakamura M, Mooney M, Poulose A, Schwartz RS. Patent foramen ovale: current pathology, pathophysiology, and clinical status. J Am Coll Cardiol. Nov 1 2005;46(9):1768-1776.
  16. Hara H, Virmani R, Ladich E, Mackey-Bojack S, Titus J, Reisman M, Gray W, Nakamura M, Mooney M, Poulose A, Schwartz RS. Patent foramen ovale: current pathology, pathophysiology, and clinical status. J Am Coll Cardiol. Nov 1 2005;46(9):1768-1776.
  17. Wolf DA, Burke AP, Patterson KV, Virmani R. Sudden death following rupture of a right ventricular aneurysm 9 months after ablation therapy of the right ventricular outflow tract. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. Jul 2002;25(7):1135-1137.
  18. Nakai T, Lesh MD, Gerstenfeld EP, Virmani R, Jones R, Lee RJ. Percutaneous left atrial appendage occlusion (PLAATO) for preventing cardioembolism: first experience in canine model. Circulation. May 7 2002;105(18):2217-2222.
  19. Narula J, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Apoptosis and cardiomyopathy. Curr Opin Cardiol. May 2000;15(3):183-188.