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Gus J. Vlahakes, M.D.


This page shows the publications co-authored by Gus Vlahakes and Judy Hung.
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  1. Kataoka A, Zeng X, Guerrero JL, Kozak A, Braithwaite G, Levine RA, Vlahakes GJ, Hung J. Application of polymer-mesh device to remodel left ventricular-mitral valve apparatus in ischemic mitral regurgitation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 04; 155(4):1485-1493.
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    Score: 0.204
  2. Zeng X, Zou L, Levine RA, Guerrero JL, Handschumacher MD, Sullivan SM, Braithwaite GJC, Stone JR, Solis J, Muratoglu OK, Vlahakes GJ, Hung J. Efficacy of polymer injection for ischemic mitral regurgitation: persistent reduction of mitral regurgitation and attenuation of left ventricular remodeling. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2015 Feb; 8(2):355-363.
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    Score: 0.168
  3. Solis J, Levine RA, Johnson B, Guerrero JL, Handschumacher MD, Sullivan S, Lam K, Berlin J, Braithwaite GJ, Muratoglu OK, Vlahakes GJ, Hung J. Polymer injection therapy to reverse remodel the papillary muscles: efficacy in reducing mitral regurgitation in a chronic ischemic model. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Oct; 3(5):499-505.
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    Score: 0.124
  4. Hung J, Solis J, Guerrero JL, Braithwaite GJ, Muratoglu OK, Chaput M, Fernandez-Friera L, Handschumacher MD, Wedeen VJ, Houser S, Vlahakes GJ, Levine RA. A novel approach for reducing ischemic mitral regurgitation by injection of a polymer to reverse remodel and reposition displaced papillary muscles. Circulation. 2008 Sep 30; 118(14 Suppl):S263-9.
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    Score: 0.108
  5. Delling FN, Sanborn DY, Levine RA, Picard MH, Fifer MA, Palacios IF, Lowry PA, Vlahakes GJ, Vaturi M, Hung J. Frequency and mechanism of persistent systolic anterior motion and mitral regurgitation after septal ablation in obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Am J Cardiol. 2007 Dec 01; 100(11):1691-5.
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    Score: 0.102
  6. Levine RA, Hung J, Otsuji Y, Messas E, Liel-Cohen N, Nathan N, Handschumacher MD, Guerrero JL, He S, Yoganathan AP, Vlahakes GJ. Mechanistic insights into functional mitral regurgitation. Curr Cardiol Rep. 2002 Mar; 4(2):125-9.
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    Score: 0.069
  7. Chaput M, Handschumacher MD, Guerrero JL, Holmvang G, Dal-Bianco JP, Sullivan S, Vlahakes GJ, Hung J, Levine RA. Mitral leaflet adaptation to ventricular remodeling: prospective changes in a model of ischemic mitral regurgitation. Circulation. 2009 Sep 15; 120(11 Suppl):S99-103.
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    Score: 0.029
  8. Wong DR, Agnihotri AK, Hung JW, Vlahakes GJ, Akins CW, Hilgenberg AD, Madsen JC, MacGillivray TE, Picard MH, Torchiana DF. Long-term survival after surgical revascularization for moderate ischemic mitral regurgitation. Ann Thorac Surg. 2005 Aug; 80(2):570-7.
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    Score: 0.022
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.