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Racial, Ethnic, and Sex Disparities in Patients With STEMI and Cardiogenic Shock.

Ya’qoub L, Lemor A, Dabbagh M, O’Neill W, Khandelwal A, Martinez SC, Ibrahim NE, Grines C, Voeltz M, Basir MB. JACC Cardiovasc Interv.

2021 Mar 22; 14(6):653-660. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2021.01.003. PMID: 33736772


The cloak of calcium: Coronary angiography is not to be trusted.

Grines CL, Leimbach ME. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv.

2021 Mar; 97(4):632-633. doi: 10.1002/ccd.29565. PMID: 33721410 No abstract available.


Transcatheter Versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in the United States (From the Nationwide Readmission Database).

Ando T, Onishi T, Kuno T, Briasoulis A, Takagi H, Grines CL, Hatori K, Tobaru T, Malik AH, Ahmad H. Am J Cardiol.

2021 Mar 3: S0002-9149(21)00206-X. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2021.02.031. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33667440


Meta-Analysis of Gender Disparities in In-hospital Care and Outcomes in Patients with ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. 

Shah T, Haimi I, Yang Y, Gaston S, Taoutel R, Mehta S, Lee HJ, Zambahari R, Baumbach A, Henry TD, Grines CL, Lansky A, Tirziu D. Am J Cardiol.

2021 Feb 25: S0002-9149(21)00164-8. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2021.02.015. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33640366


Hospital variation of 30-day readmission rate following transcatheter aortic valve implantation. 

Ando T, Ashraf S, Kuno T, Briasoulis A, Takagi H, Grines C, Malik A. Heart.

2021 Feb 24: heartjnl-2020-318583. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2020-318583. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33627399


A Paucity of Female Interventional Cardiologists: What Are the Issues and How Can We Increase Recruitment and Retention of Women? 

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Grines CL, Voeltz M, Dupont A, Tukaye D; Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions Women in Innovations *. J Am Heart Assoc.

2021 Feb; 10(5):e019431. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.120.019431. Epub 2021 Feb 23. PMID: 33618547 No abstract available.


Prognosis after AMI-related cardiogenic shock: myocardial blush score is one piece of the puzzle. 

Grines CL, Dupont A. EuroIntervention.

2021 Feb 5; 16(15):e1209-e1210. doi: 10.4244/EIJV16I15A217. PMID: 33551375 No abstract available.


Between a rock and a hard place: Orbital atherectomy for under-expanded stents. 

Grines CL, Yen A. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv.

2021 Jan 1; 97(1):8-9. doi: 10.1002/ccd.29452. PMID: 33460265


Redo aortic valve intervention after transcatheter aortic valve replacement: Analysis of the nationwide readmission database.

Ando T, Adegbala O, Aggarwal A, Afonso L, Takagi H, Grines CL, Briasoulis A. Int J Cardiol.

2021 Feb 15; 325:115-120. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2020.10.038. Epub 2020 Oct 22. PMID: 33144095


Gunshot-Related Cardiac Trauma: A Multidisciplinary Approach Using Multimodality Imaging

Adigopula S, Medepalli LC

J Am Coll Cardiol Case Rep. 2021 Jan; 3(1):31–33.


Outcomes of nonemergent percutaneous coronary intervention requiring mechanical circulatory support in patients without cardiogenic shock.

Al-Khadra Y, Alraies MC, Darmoch F, Pacha HM, Soud M, Kaki A, Rab T, Grines CL, Meraj P, Alaswad K, Kwok CS, Mamas M, Kapadia S.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Feb 15; 95(3):503-512.


Sex-related difference in the use of percutaneous left ventricular assist device in patients undergoing complex high-risk percutaneous coronary intervention: Insight from the cVAD registry.

Alraies MC, Kaki A, Kajy M, Blank N, Hasan R, Htun WW, Glazier JJ, Elder M, O’Neill WW, Grines CL, Schreiber T.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Sep 1; 96(3):536-544.


Palliative care referral in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction complicated with cardiogenic shock in the United States.

Ando T, Akintoye E, Uemura T, Adegbala O, Ashraf S, Pahuja M, Shokr M, Takagi H, Grines CL, Afonso L, Briasoulis A.

Heart Lung. 2020 Jan-Feb; 49(1):25-29.


Trends of utilization and outcomes after transcatheter and surgical aortic valve replacement on chronic dialysis.

Ando T, Briasoulis A, Takagi H, Telila T, Grines CL, Malik AH.

J Card Surg. 2020 Sep 28. doi: 10.1111/jocs.15022. Online ahead of print.


Unplanned Thirty-Day Readmission After Alcohol Septal Ablation for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (From the Nationwide Readmission Database).

Ando T, Adegbala O, Aggarwal A, Afonso L, Grines CL, Takagi H, Briasoulis A.

Am J Cardiol. 2020 Jun 15; 125(12):1890-1895.


Redo aortic valve intervention after transcatheter aortic valve replacement: Analysis of the nationwide readmission database.

Ando T, Adegbala O, Aggarwal A, Afonso L, Takagi H, Grines CL, Briasoulis A.

Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 22:S0167-5273(20)33991-7.


Women and Cardiology: The Value of Diversity.

Burgess S, Morice MC, Alasnag M, Grines C, Mehran R, Zaman S.

Heart Lung Circ. 2021 Jan; 30(1):3-5. doi: 10.1016/j.hlc.2020.06.027. Epub 2020 Aug 27.


North American COVID-19 ST-Segment-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (NACMI) registry: Rationale, design, and implications.

Dehghani P, Davidson LJ, Grines CL, Nayak K, Saw J, Kaul P, Bagai A, Garberich R, Schmidt C, Ly HQ, Giri J, Meraj P, Shah B, Garcia S, Sharkey S, Wood DA, Welt FG, Mahmud E, Henry TD.

Am Heart J. 2020 Sep; 227:11-18.


Differences in risk factors and resource utilization for women undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention and lower extremity peripheral vascular intervention.

Doshi R, Patel K, Desai R, Patel P, Grines C, Meraj P.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Jul; 96(1):136-142.


Sex-Specific Outcomes in Cardiovascular Device Evaluations.

Ghare MI, Tirziu D, Abbott JD, Altin E, Yang Y, Ng V, Grines C, Lansky A.

J Womens Health. 2020 Oct; 29(10):1246-1255.


Another nail in the coffin for the use of risk-adjusted mortality after percutaneous coronary intervention as a quality indicator.

Grines CL, Tummala P.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Oct 1; 96(4):741-742


Can percutaneous coronary interventions be performed safely in leukemia patients?

Grines CL, Cox D.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Jul; 96(1):64-65.


Coronary Revascularization Before Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: It Is Safe, But Is It Necessary?

Grines CL, Tummala PE.

JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Nov 23; 13(22):2614-2616.


Does the method of administering fluids matter for contrast-induced nephropathy? REMEDIAL III compares LVEDP versus urine flow-guided hydration.

Grines CL, Marshall JJ.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Apr 1;95(5):904-905.


Inaugural President’s Address.

Grines CL.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Nov; 96(5):993-994.


Invasive imaging of myocardial infarction patients: Is less or more better?

Grines CL, Marshall JJ.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Mar 1; 95(4):704-705.


It’s not shocking that the SCAI shock classification works.

Grines CL, Marshall JJ.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Nov; 96(6):1143-1144


STEMI in the cancer patient: Do not withhold primary PCI!

Grines CL, Tummala P, Marshall JJ.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Jun 1; 95(7):1275-1276.


The importance of your membership and involvement.

Grines CL.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Dec 24. doi: 10.1002/ccd.29440. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33369026


Diabetics: To stent, or not to stent… Is that the question, or is it “which stent?”.

Grines CL, Marshall JJ.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Aug; 96(2):266-267


SCAI consumer survey comparing fear of COVID-19 versus heart attack or stroke (first publish date: September 4, 2020).

Grines CL.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Dec 1:10.1002/ccd.29419. doi: 10.1002/ccd.29419. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33258223


SCAI digital education bridging the gap (October 31, 2020).

Grines CL.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Nov 30. doi: 10.1002/ccd.29420. Online ahead of print.


Medical Misinformation: Vet the Message!

Joseph A. Hill, Stefan Agewall, Adrian Baranchuk, George W. Booz, Jeffrey S. Borer, Paolo G Camici, Peng-Sheng Chen, Anna F Dominiczak, Çetin Erol, Cindy L Grines, Robert Gropler, Tomasz J Guzik, Markus K Heinemann, Ami E Iskandrian, Bradley P. Knight, Barry London, Thomas F. Lüscher, Marco Metra, Kiran Musunuru, Brahmajee K. Nallamothu, Andrea Natale, Sanjeev Saksena, Michael H. Picard, Sunil V. Rao, Willem J. Remme, Robert S. Rosenson, Nancy K. Sweitzer, Adam Timmis, Christiaan Vrints

Int J Cardiol. Author manuscript; available in PMC 2020 Feb 15.


Management of acute myocardial infarction during the COVID-19 pandemic: A Consensus Statement from the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI), the American College of Cardiology (ACC), and the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).

Mahmud E, Dauerman HL, Welt FGP, Messenger JC, Rao SV, Grines C, Mattu A, Kirtane AJ, Jauhar R, Meraj P, Rokos IC, Rumsfeld JS, Henry TD.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Aug; 96(2):336-345.


Management of Acute Myocardial Infarction During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Position Statement From the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI), the American College of Cardiology (ACC), and the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).

Mahmud E, Dauerman HL, Welt FGP, Messenger JC, Rao SV, Grines C, Mattu A, Kirtane AJ, Jauhar R, Meraj P, Rokos IC, Rumsfeld JS, Henry TD.

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 Sep 15;76(11):1375-1384


Subclinical Prediction, Trastuzumab Cardio-Toxicity – Patient with Valvular Heart Disease.

Medepalli LC, Braum PF, Dupont AG

Cardiolog Res Cardiovasc Med 2020 Aug 17; 5(01): 162. doi: 10.29011/2575-7083.000062.


Hot topics in interventional cardiology: Proceedings from the society for cardiovascular angiography and interventions 2020 think tank.

Naidu SS, Coylewright M, Hawkins BM, Meraj P, Morray BH, Devireddy C, Ing F, Klein AJ, Seto AH, Grines CL, Henry TD, Rao SV, Duffy PL, Amin Z, Aronow HD, Box LC, Caputo RP, Cigarroa JE, Cox DA, Daniels MJ, Elmariah S, Fagan TE, Feldman DN, Forbes TJ, Hermiller JB, Herrmann HC, Hijazi ZM, Jeremias A, Kavinsky CJ, Latif F, Parikh SA, Reilly J, Rosenfield K, Swaminathan RV, Szerlip M, Yakubov SJ, Zahn EM, Mahmud E; SCAI 2020 Think Tank Consortium: David Baker, Bhavsar SS, Blumenthal T, Boutin E, Camp CA, Cromer AE, Dineen D, Dunham D, Emanuele S, Ferguson R, Govender D, Haaf J, Hite D, Hughes T, Laschinger J, Leigh SM, Lombardi L, McCoy P, McLean F, Meikle J, Nicolosi M, O’Brien J, Palmer RJ, Patarca R, Pierce V, Polk B, Prince B, Rangwala N, Roman D, Ryder K, Tolve MH, Vang E, Venditto J, Verderber P, Watson N, White S, Williams DM.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Nov; 96(6):1258-1265.


“Back to the Future” for STEMI?: The COVID-19 Experience.

Riley RF, Kereiakes DJ, Mahmud E, Smith TD, Grines C, Henry TD.

JACC Case Rep. 2020 Aug; 2(10):1651-1653.


SCAI position statement on optimal percutaneous coronary interventional therapy for complex coronary artery disease.

Riley RF, Henry TD, Mahmud E, Kirtane AJ, Brilakis ES, Goyal A, Grines CL, Lombardi WL, Maran A, Rab T, Tremmel JA, Truesdell AG, Yeh RW, Zhao DX, Jaffer FA.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Aug; 96(2):346-362.


Cardiac Imaging in the Post-ISCHEMIA Trial Era: A Multisociety Viewpoint.

Shaw L, Kwong RY, Nagel E, Salerno M, Jaffer F, Blankstein R, Dilsizian V, Flachskampf F, Grayburn P, Leipsic J, Marwick T, Nieman K, Raman S, Sengupta P, Zoghbi W, Pellikka PA, Swaminathan M, Dorbala S, Thompson R, Al-Mallah M, Calnon D, Polk D, Soman P, Beanlands R, Garrett KN, Henry TD, Rao SV, Duffy PL, Cox D, Grines C, Mahmud E, Bucciarelli-Ducci C, Plein S, Greenwood JP, Berry C, Carr J, Arai AE, Murthy VL, Ruddy TD, Chandrashekhar Y.

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2020 Aug; 13(8):1815-1833.