Masoor Kamalesh

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Cardiology
  • 8518 Citations
  • 18 h-Index
1992 …2020

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Publications

Article

A 44-year-old man with suspected exacerbation of COPD and atrial fibrillation

Ramanuja, S., Mastronarde, J., Dowdeswell, I. & Kamalesh, M., Jun 2004, In : Chest. 125, 6, p. 2340-2344 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Absence of cerebrovascular events in a prospective study of coronary artery bypass patients with atrial septal aneurysms taking aspirin

Burger, A. J., Jadhav, P., Kamalesh, M. & Stubbe, I., Feb 1 1995, In : The American Journal of Cardiology. 75, 4, p. 305-308 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Aortic valve endocarditis due to Staphylococcus capitis

Kamalesh, M. & Aslam, S., Jan 1 2000, In : Echocardiography. 17, 7, p. 685-687 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Atrial septal aneurysm does not predispose to stroke in the immediate postoperative period following cardiac surgery

Jadhav, P., Kamalesh, M., Raju, V. & Burger, A. J., Jan 1 1997, In : Echocardiography. 14, 3, p. 251-255 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Comparative prognostic significance of transesophageal versus transthoracic stress echocardiography

Kamalesh, M., Matorin, R. & Sawada, S., Jan 1 2002, In : Echocardiography. 19, 4, p. 313-318 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Declining stroke burden among white and black male veteran subjects

Kamalesh, M., Shen, J. & Tierney, W., Mar 1 2007, In : Journal of the American Society of Hypertension. 1, 2, p. 145-149 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Decreased survival in diabetic patients with heart failure due to systolic dysfunction

Kamalesh, M., Subramanian, U., Sawada, S., Eckert, G., Temkit, MH. & Tierney, W., Jun 1 2006, In : European Journal of Heart Failure. 8, 4, p. 404-408 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Detection of myocardial ischemia: Value of combined myocardial perfusion and cineangiographic MR imaging

Hartnell, G., Cerel, A., Kamalesh, M., Finn, J. P., Hill, T., Cohen, M., Tello, R. & Lewis, S., Jan 1 1994, In : American Journal of Roentgenology. 163, 5, p. 1061-1067 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

66 Scopus citations

Diabetes and peripheral arterial disease in men: Trends in prevalence, mortality, and effect of concomitant coronary disease

Kamalesh, M. & Shen, J., Aug 1 2009, In : Clinical cardiology. 32, 8, p. 442-446 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Diabetes status and racial differences in post-myocardial infarction mortality

Kamalesh, M., Subramanian, U., Ariana, A., Sawada, S. & Peterson, E., Nov 1 2005, In : American Heart Journal. 150, 5, p. 912-919 8 p.

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10 Scopus citations
18 Scopus citations

Do cardioselective β-adrenoceptor antagonists reduce mortality in diabetic patients with congestive heart failure?

Subramanian, U., Kamalesh, M., Temkit, MH., Eckert, G. J. & Sawada, S., Sep 21 2009, In : American Journal of Cardiovascular Drugs. 9, 4, p. 231-240 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Does diabetes accelerate progression of calcific aortic stenosis?

Kamalesh, M., Ng, C., El Masry, H., Eckert, G. & Sawada, S., Aug 1 2009, In : European Journal of Echocardiography. 10, 6, p. 723-725 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Echocardiographic demonstration of the effect of varying paced A-V intervals on ventricular filling pattern

Kumbala, D., Jacob, S., Kamalesh, M. & Das, M., Jul 1 2008, In : Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal. 8, 3, p. 218-221 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effect of 80 mg/day Simvastatin Therapy on Cardiovascular Outcomes in Adults With Versus Without Metabolic Syndrome

Kamalesh, M., Rao, R., Sawada, S., Friend, A., Schellhase, E. & Evans, T., May 15 2006, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 97, 10, p. 1487-1489 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
19 Scopus citations

Effect of beta adrenergic receptor blockade on cardiac autonomic tone in patients with chronic stable angina

Burger, A. J., Kamalesh, M., Kumar, S. & Nesto, R., Apr 23 1996, In : PACE - Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology. 19, 4 I, p. 411-417 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Effect of carvedilol vs metoprolol succinate on mortality in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction

Ajam, T., Ajam, S., Devaraj, S., Mohammed, K., Sawada, S. & Kamalesh, M., May 2018, In : American Heart Journal. 199, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Effect of improvement in left ventricular ejection fraction on long-term survival in revascularized patients with ischaemic left ventricular systolic dysfunction

Joshi, K., Alam, I., Ruden, E., Gradus-Pizlo, I., Mahenthiran, J., Kamalesh, M., Feigenbaum, H. & Sawada, S., Jun 2011, In : European Journal of Echocardiography. 12, 6, p. 454-460 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Effect of inotropic stimulation on left atrial appendage function in atrial myopathy of chronic atrial fibrillation

Kamalesh, M., Burton Copeland, T. & Sawada, S., Jan 1 2000, In : Echocardiography. 17, 4, p. 313-318 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Effect of Risperidone on QT Interval and QT Dispersion in the Elderly

Yerrabolu, M., Prabhudesai, S., Tawam, M., Winter, L. & Kamalesh, M., Jan 1 2000, In : Heart Disease. 2, 1, p. 10-12 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Effect of time to titration to maximum dose of statins on cardiovascular outcomes: A retrospective analysis in high-risk patients

Friend, A. S., Kamalesh, M., Schellhase, E., Eckert, G. J. & Evans, T. S., Apr 13 2009, In : American Journal of Cardiovascular Drugs. 9, 2, p. 103-107 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Effect on Mortality of Higher Versus Lower β-Blocker (Metoprolol Succinate or Carvedilol) Dose in Patients With Heart Failure

Ajam, T., Ajam, S., Devaraj, S., Fudim, M. & Kamalesh, M., Sep 15 2018, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 122, 6, p. 994-998 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Ezetimibe added to statin therapy after acute coronary syndromes

IMPROVE-IT Investigators, Jun 18 2015, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 372, 25, p. 2387-2397 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1886 Scopus citations

First-pass evaluation of myocardial output during dipyridamole stress using turbo-FLASH magnetic resonance imaging

Tello, R., Hartnell, G. G., Hill, T. C., Cerel, A., Finn, J. P., Kamalesh, M., Cohen, M. & Lewis, S., Nov 1 1996, In : Investigative Radiology. 31, 11, p. 690-695 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Heart Failure Due to Systolic Dysfunction and Mortality in Diabetes: Pooled Analysis of 39,505 Subjects

Kamalesh, M. & Cleophas, T. J., May 1 2009, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 15, 4, p. 305-309 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Incremental prognostic value of echocardiography in patients with prior mitral valve surgery

Jani, M., Alhaddad, M., Kamalesh, M., Gradus-Pizlo, I., Mahenthiran, J., Feigenbaum, H. & Sawada, S., Sep 1 2011, In : Journal of Heart Valve Disease. 20, 5, p. 557-564 8 p.

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Inflammation-associated microRNA changes in circulating exosomes of heart failure patients

Beg, F., Wang, R., Saeed, Z., Devaraj, S., Masoor, K. & Nakshatri, H., Dec 19 2017, In : BMC Research Notes. 10, 1, 751.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Is ST-segment elevation during Dobutamine stress arrhythmogenic?

Kamalesh, M., Chandrasekaran, K., Sivaram, C., Armstrong, M., Price, L., DeMaster, K. & Thadani, U., Oct 1 1996, In : Chest. 110, 4 SUPPL., p. 120S

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Lack of arrhythmogenicity with ST-segment elevation during high-dose of dobutamine atropine stress in patients with documented or suspected coronary artery disease

Kamalesh, M., Chandrasekaran, K., Sivaram, C. A., Thadani, U. & Price, L., Aug 1 1997, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 80, 3, p. 341-343 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Long term postischemic stroke mortality in diabetes: A veteran cohort analysis

Kamalesh, M., Shen, J. & Eckert, G. J., Oct 1 2008, In : Stroke. 39, 10, p. 2727-2731 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Lower Post Myocardial Infarction Mortality Among Women Treated at Veterans Affairs Hospitals Compared to Men

Ajam, T., Devaraj, S., Fudim, M., Ajam, S., Soleimani, T. & Kamalesh, M., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of the Medical Sciences.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Low incidence of cerebrovascular events in patients with incidental atrial septal aneurysm

Burger, A. J., Jadhav, P. & Kamalesh, M., Nov 1 1997, In : Echocardiography. 14, 6 PART I, p. 589-595 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Medication changes based on echocardiography in dialysis patients

Chong, C. K., Muzoora, M., Eckert, G. J., Kamalesh, M. & Moe, S. M., Oct 1 2009, In : Hemodialysis International. 13, 4, p. 472-478 7 p.

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Metabolic syndrome attenuates effect of chronic kidney disease on prevalence of coronary disease in men referred for stress imaging study

Kamalesh, M., Campbell, S., Chong, C. K., Gipson, A., Patel, N., Ng, C., Eckert, G. J., Meda, M. & Sawada, S., Jan 1 2009, In : Clinical Nephrology. 71, 3, p. 255-262 8 p.

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Metabolic syndrome does not predict an increased risk of coronary disease in patients with traditional risk factors referred for stress imaging study

Kamalesh, M., Campbell, S., Ligler, L., Meda, M., Eckert, G. J. & Sawada, S., Jun 1 2010, In : Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders. 8, 3, p. 223-228 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Mortality after coronary artery bypass grafting versus percutaneous coronary intervention with stenting for coronary artery disease: a pooled analysis of individual patient data

Head, S. J., Milojevic, M., Daemen, J., Ahn, J. M., Boersma, E., Christiansen, E. H., Domanski, M. J., Farkouh, M. E., Flather, M., Fuster, V., Hlatky, M. A., Holm, N. R., Hueb, W. A., Kamalesh, M., Kim, Y. H., Mäkikallio, T., Mohr, F. W., Papageorgiou, G., Park, S. J., Rodriguez, A. E. & 5 others, Sabik, J. F., Stables, R. H., Stone, G. W., Serruys, P. W. & Kappetein, A. P., Mar 10 2018, In : The Lancet. 391, 10124, p. 939-948 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

138 Scopus citations

Negative stress echocardiographic study predicts excellent long-term prognosis in patients with erectile dysfunction

Kamalesh, M., Ariana, A., Matorin, R. & Sawada, S., Aug 2003, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 90, 2-3, p. 291-295 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

One-year mortality after implantable cardioverter-defibrillator placement within the Veterans Affairs Health System

Fudim, M., Carlisle, M. A., Devaraj, S., Ajam, T., Ambrosy, A. P., Pokorney, S. D., Al-Khatib, S. M. & Kamalesh, M., May 1 2020, In : European Journal of Heart Failure. 22, 5, p. 859-867 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Paradoxical lower postmyocardial infarction mortality among veteran women - Does a sex bias exist in the Veterans Affairs medical system?

Kamalesh, M., Subramanian, U., Ariana, A., Eckert, G. J. & Sawada, S., Jan 1 2008, In : Canadian Journal of Cardiology. 24, 9, p. 691-695 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Percutaneous coronary intervention versus coronary bypass surgery in United States veterans with diabetes

Kamalesh, M., Sharp, T. G., Tang, X. C., Shunk, K., Ward, H. B., Walsh, J., King, S., Colling, C., Moritz, T., Stroupe, K. & Reda, D., Feb 26 2013, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 61, 8, p. 808-816 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

85 Scopus citations

"Perilous pearl" - Papillary fibroelastoma of aortic valve: A case report and literature review

Kumbala, D., Sharp, T. & Kamalesh, M., Oct 1 2008, In : Angiology. 59, 5, p. 625-628 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Post-stroke hypertension control and receipt of health care services among veterans

Kohok, D. D., Sico, J. J., Baye, F., Myers, L., Coffing, J., Kamalesh, M. & Bravata, D. M., Feb 1 2018, In : Journal of Clinical Hypertension. 20, 2, p. 382-387 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Heart Failure in Men Within the Veteran Affairs Health System

Fudim, M., Cerbin, L. P., Devaraj, S., Ajam, T., Rao, S. V. & Kamalesh, M., Jul 15 2018, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 122, 2, p. 275-278 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Prediction of Ischemic Events by Anatomic M-mode Strain Rate Stress Echocardiography

Mastouri, R., Mahenthiran, J., Kamalesh, M., Gradus-Pizlo, I., Feigenbaum, H. & Sawada, S. G., Apr 1 2008, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 21, 4, p. 299-306 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Prognostic value of a negative stress echocardiographic study in diabetic patients

Kamalesh, M., Matorin, R. & Sawada, S., Jan 1 2002, In : American Heart Journal. 143, 1, p. 163-168 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Scopus citations

Prognostic value of negative transesophageal dobutamine stress echocardiography in men at high risk for coronary artery disease

Kamalesh, M., Sawada, S., Humphreys, A., Tawam, M., Blessent, R. & Winter, L., Jan 1 2000, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 85, 1, p. 41-44 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Rapid formation of left atrial appendage thrombus after unsuccessful cardioversion of atrial fibrillation

Kamalesh, M., Subbiah, S., Sharan, L., Tawam, M. & Sawada, S., Jan 1 2001, In : Echocardiography. 18, 2, p. 157-158 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Reproducibility of Time and Frequency Domain Analysis of Heart Rate Variability in Patients with Chronic Stable Angina

KAMALESH, MASOOR., BURGER, ANDREW. J., KUMAR, SHYLENDRA. & NESTO, RICHARD., Nov 1995, In : Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology. 18, 11, p. 1991-1994 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations