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2021 UC San Diego Cardiology Research Day

 Fellow Research

Fellow
Abstract
Fatemah Adabifirouzjaei, MD
LV Energy Loss Throughout Diastole: Relation to Age, Flow Velocity, Cardiac Structure and Function 
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Omar Aldaas, MD
Prognostic Significance of Acute Reconnection Following Adenosine Administration During Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation: Insights from the UC San Diego AF Ablation Registry
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Omar Aldaas, MD
Utility of Isoproterenol Infusion During Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation: Insights from the UC San Diego AF Ablation Registry
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Omar Aldaas, MD
Safety and Efficacy of Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation in Octogenarians: Insights from the UC San Diego AF Ablation Registry
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Abdullah Almasoud, MD
Balloon Pulmonary Angioplasty at UC San Diego: Hemodynamic and Functional Outcomes from the Largest North American Registry to Date
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Harpreet Bhatia, MD
Coronary Artery Calcium Measurement and Prediction of Cardiovascular Disease by Different CT Scanner Types: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
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Harpreet Bhatia, MDStrain Echocardiography in Patients with Methamphetamine Abuse and Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction
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Harpreet Bhatia, MDSubclinical Left Ventricular Dysfunction in COVID-19
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Harpreet Bhatia, MDEffect of PCSK9 Inhibition on Oxidized Phospholipids
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Jason Duran, MD, PhD
Use of remdesivir and dexamethasone to treat COVID-19 infection in orthotopic heart transplant recipients
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Andrew Lin, MD
Early versus Delayed Lead Extraction in Patients with Infected Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Devices
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Gary Ma, MD
Elevated Lipoprotein(a) is Associated with Statin Resistance
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Bilal Munir, MDProcedural Complications and In-hospital Outcomes after Implantation of a Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion Device in Patients with Chronic and End Stage Renal Disease
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Bilal Munir, MDContemporary Procedural Trends of Watchman Percutaneous Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion in the United States
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Bilal Munir, MD
Pericardial Effusion Requiring Percutaneous Drainage or Open Cardiac Surgery Based Intervention in Patients Undergoing Watchman Percutaneous Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion: Prevalence, Predictors and Associated In-hospital Adverse Events from 17,700 Procedures in the United States
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Resident Research 

Resident Name Title of Abstract
Francesca Cazzulino, MD
The Association of Mental Health Disorders with Heart Failure Outcomes and the Impact of Substance Abuse 
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Nicole Herrick, MD
Laparoscopic Surgery Requiring Abdominal Insufflation in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease
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Sonya John, MD
Machine Learning for Prognostication in Patients Undergoing LVAD Implantation
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Armando Martinez, MD
Impact of Left Atrial Volume Index on Atrial Fibrillation in Patients with Hypertrophic CardAbstract / Videoiomyopathy
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Praneet Mylavarapu, MD
Association Between Time from Atrial Fibrillation Diagnosis to First Catheter Ablation With Long-Term Clinical Outcomes: Insights from the UC San Diego AF Ablation Registry
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Revathy Sampath-Kumar, MDInferior Vena Cava Diameter Independently Predicts Acute Decompensated Heart Failure Rehospitalizations
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Averie Tigges, MD
Right atrial function index in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension before and after pulmonary thromboendarterectomy   
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Sai Vanam, MD
Mechanisms and Characteristics of Recurrent Atrial Arrhythmias After Pulmonary Vein Isolation of Atrial Fibrillation 
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