American Heart Association

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Disparities in Rates of Admission to Primary Cardiology Service Among Black and Latinx Patients

Contributor: Sadaf Sharfaei

Identification of Racial Inequities in Access to Specialized Inpatient Heart Failure Care at an Academic Medical Center

Study Link: Identification of Racial Inequities in Access to Specialized Inpatient Heart Failure Care at an Academic Medical Center

Visual Abstract: Endothelial Function with Continuous-Flow LVADs

Contributors: Ike Chinyere and Chase Stroud, MD

Effect of Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Support on Coronary Artery Endothelial Function in Ischemic and Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy

Study Link: Effect of Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Support on Coronary Artery Endothelial Function in Ischemic and Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy

Visual Abstract: Proenkephalin and Renal Status in Heart Failure

Contributors: Ike Chinyere and Michela Brambatti

Proenkephalin, an Opioid System Surrogate, as a Novel Comprehensive Renal Marker in Heart Failure

Study Link: Proenkephalin, an Opioid System Surrogate, as a Novel Comprehensive Renal Marker in Heart Failure

NT-proBNP Levels Less Predictive in HFpEF with Atrial Fibrillation

Contributors: Ike Chinyere and Michela Brambatti

N-Terminal Pro-B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Levels for Risk Prediction in Patients With Heart Failure and Preserved Ejection Fraction According to Atrial Fibrillation Status

Study Link: N-Terminal Pro-B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Levels for Risk Prediction in Patients With Heart Failure and Preserved Ejection Fraction According to Atrial Fibrillation Status

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Hemodynamic Ramp Testing For More Accurate HVAD Tuning

Contributors: Ike Chinyere and Michela Brambatti

Impact of Hemodynamic Ramp Test-Guided HVAD Speed and Medication Adjustments on Clinical Outcomes The RAMP-IT-UP Multicenter Study

Study Link: Impact of Hemodynamic Ramp Test-Guided HVAD Speed and Medication Adjustments on Clinical Outcomes: The RAMP-IT-UP Multicenter Study