Fred Masoudi, MD
Professor, Medicine-Cardiology

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Medical School:
  • MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (1992)
Graduate School :
  • MSPH, University of Colorado Denver (2001)
Undergraduate School:
  • BA, Amherst College (MA) (1987)
Internship:
  • University of California (San Francisco) Program (1993)
Residency:
  • University of California (San Francisco) Program, Chief Resident, Internal Medicine (1996)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Cardiovascular Disease (2000)
Languages: English, Spanish
Department: Medicine-Cardiology

Professional Titles

  • Professor of Medicine

Publications

  • Winchester DE, Osborne A, Peacock WF, Bhatt DL, Dehmer GJ, Diercks D, Masoudi FA, McCord J, Kontos M, Levy PD. Closing Gaps in Essential Chest Pain Care Through Accreditation. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 May 19;75(19):2478-2482. PubMed PMID: 32408982
  • Torp-Pedersen C, Goette A, Nielsen PB, Potpara T, Fauchier L, John Camm A, Arbelo E, Boriani G, Skjoeth F, Rumsfeld J, Masoudi F, Guo Y, Joung B, Refaat MM, Kim YH, Albert CM, Piccini J, Avezum A, Lip GYH. 'Real-world' observational studies in arrhythmia research: data sources, methodology, and interpretation. A position document from European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA), endorsed by Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), Asia-Pacific HRS (APHRS), and Latin America HRS (LAHRS). Europace. 2020 May 1;22(5):831-832. PubMed PMID: 31725156
  • Zheng X, Dreyer RP, Curtis JP, Liu S, Xu X, Bai X, Li X, Zhang H, Wang S, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Li J, Krumholz HM. Sex Differences in 1-Year Health Status Following Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients Without Acute Myocardial Infarction: Results From the China PEACE Prospective Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2020 Mar 17;9(6):e014421. PubMed PMID: 32131687
  • Burns DJP, Arora J, Okunade O, Beltrame JF, Bernardez-Pereira S, Crespo-Leiro MG, Filippatos GS, Hardman S, Hoes AW, Hutchison S, Jessup M, Kinsella T, Knapton M, Lam CSP, Masoudi FA, McIntyre H, Mindham R, Morgan L, Otterspoor L, Parker V, Persson HE, Pinnock C, Reid CM, Riley J, Stevenson LW, McDonagh TA. International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement (ICHOM): Standardized Patient-Centered Outcomes Measurement Set for Heart Failure Patients. JACC Heart Fail. 2020 Mar;8(3):212-222. PubMed PMID: 31838032
  • Virani SA, Zieroth S, Bray S, Ducharme A, Harkness K, Koshman SL, McDonald M, O'Meara E, Swiggum E, Chan M, Ezekowitz JA, Giannetti N, Grzeslo A, Heckman GA, Howlett JG, Lepage S, Mielniczuk L, Moe GW, Toma M, Abrams H, Al-Hesaye A, Cohen-Solal A, D'Astous M, De S, Delgado D, Desplantie O, Estrella-Holder E, Green L, Haddad H, Hernandez AF, Kouz S, LeBlanc MH, Lee D, Masoudi FA, Matteau S, McKelvie R, Parent MC, Rajda M, Ross HJ, Sussex B. The Status of Specialized Ambulatory Heart Failure Care in Canada: A Joint Canadian Heart Failure Society and Canadian Cardiovascular Society Heart Failure Guidelines Survey. CJC Open. 2020 May;2(3):151-160. PubMed PMID: 32462129
  • Maddox TM, Song Y, Allen J, Chan PS, Khan A, Lee JJ, Mitchell J, Oetgen WJ, Ponirakis A, Segawa C, Spertus JA, Thorpe F, Virani SS, Masoudi FA. Trends in U.S. Ambulatory Cardiovascular Care 2013 to 2017: JACC Review Topic of the Week. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 Jan 7;75(1):93-112. PubMed PMID: 31918838
  • Amin AP, Spertus JA, Curtis JP, Desai N, Masoudi FA, Bach RG, McNeely C, Al-Badarin F, House JA, Kulkarni H, Rao SV. The Evolving Landscape of Impella Use in the United States Among Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention With Mechanical Circulatory Support. Circulation. 2020 Jan 28;141(4):273-284. PubMed PMID: 31735078
  • Maw AM, Thompson LE, Ho PM, Kennedy KF, Maddox TM, Valle JA, Sandhu A, Masoudi FA, Messerli FH, Daugherty SL. Implications of Guideline Updates for the Management of Apparent Treatment Resistant Hypertension in the United States (A NCDR Research to Practice [R2P] Project). Am J Cardiol. 2020 Jan 1;125(1):63-67. PubMed PMID: 31727262
  • Amin AP, McNeely C, Spertus JA, Bach RG, Frogge N, Lindner S, Jain S, Bradley SM, Wasfy JH, Goyal A, Maddox T, House JA, Kulkarni H, Masoudi FA. Incremental Cost of Acute Kidney Injury after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in the United States. Am J Cardiol. 2020 Jan 1;125(1):29-33. PubMed PMID: 31711633
  • Masoudi F, Naghizadeh A, Zardast M, Gholami A, Farrokhfall K, Foadoddini M, Mehrpour O. Effects of bentonite nanoparticles inhalation on lung tissue and blood antioxidant indices in a rat model. Toxicol Ind Health. 2020 Jan;36(1):11-21. PubMed PMID: 32096459
  • Angraal S, Mortazavi BJ, Gupta A, Khera R, Ahmad T, Desai NR, Jacoby DL, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM. Machine Learning Prediction of Mortality and Hospitalization in Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction. JACC Heart Fail. 2020 Jan;8(1):12-21. PubMed PMID: 31606361
  • Dhruva SS, Parzynski CS, Gamble GM, Curtis JP, Desai NR, Yeh RW, Masoudi FA, Kuntz R, Shaw RE, Marinac-Dabic D, Sedrakyan A, Normand ST, Krumholz HM, Ross JS. Attribution of Adverse Events Following Coronary Stent Placement Identified Using Administrative Claims Data. J Am Heart Assoc. 2020 Feb 18;9(4):e013606. PubMed PMID: 32063087
  • Amin AP, Spertus JA, Kulkarni H, McNeely C, Rao SV, Pinto D, House JA, Messenger JC, Bach RG, Goyal A, Shroff A, Pancholy S, Bradley SM, Gluckman TJ, Maddox TM, Wasfy JH, Masoudi FA. Improving Care Pathways for Acute Coronary Syndrome: Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Am J Cardiol. 2020 Feb 1;125(3):354-361. PubMed PMID: 31812224
  • O'Meara E, McDonald M, Chan M, Ducharme A, Ezekowitz JA, Giannetti N, Grzeslo A, Heckman GA, Howlett JG, Koshman SL, Lepage S, Mielniczuk LM, Moe GW, Swiggum E, Toma M, Virani SA, Zieroth S, De S, Matteau S, Parent MC, Asgar AW, Cohen G, Fine N, Davis M, Verma S, Cherney D, Abrams H, Al-Hesayen A, Cohen-Solal A, D'Astous M, Delgado DH, Desplantie O, Estrella-Holder E, Green L, Haddad H, Harkness K, Hernandez AF, Kouz S, LeBlanc MH, Lee D, Masoudi FA, McKelvie RS, Rajda M, Ross HJ, Sussex B. CCS/CHFS Heart Failure Guidelines: Clinical Trial Update on Functional Mitral Regurgitation, SGLT2 Inhibitors, ARNI in HFpEF, and Tafamidis in Amyloidosis. Can J Cardiol. 2020 Feb;36(2):159-169. PubMed PMID: 32036861
  • Freeman JV, Varosy P, Price MJ, Slotwiner D, Kusumoto FM, Rammohan C, Kavinsky CJ, Turi ZG, Akar J, Koutras C, Curtis JP, Masoudi FA. The NCDR Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion Registry. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 Apr 7;75(13):1503-1518. PubMed PMID: 32238316
  • Carroll JD, Mack MJ, Vemulapalli S, Herrmann HC, Gleason TG, Hanzel G, Deeb GM, Thourani VH, Cohen DJ, Desai N, Kirtane AJ, Fitzgerald S, Michaels J, Krohn C, Masoudi FA, Brindis RG, Bavaria JE. STS-ACC TVT Registry of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 Nov 24;76(21):2492-2516. PubMed PMID: 33213729
  • Annapureddy AR, Henien S, Wang Y, Minges KE, Ross JS, Spatz ES, Desai NR, Peterson PN, Masoudi FA, Curtis JP. Association Between Industry Payments to Physicians and Device Selection in ICD Implantation. JAMA. 2020 Nov 3;324(17):1755-1764. PubMed PMID: 33141208
  • Zhong Q, Gao Y, Zheng X, Chen J, Masoudi FA, Lu Y, Feng Y, Hu S, Zhang Q, Huang C, Wang Y, Krumholz HM, Li X, Zhou Y. Geographic Variation in Process and Outcomes of Care for Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction in China From 2001 to 2015. JAMA Netw Open. 2020 Oct 1;3(10):e2021182. PubMed PMID: 33095248
  • Mori M, Wang Y, Murugiah K, Khera R, Gupta A, Vallabhajosyula P, Masoudi FA, Geirsson A, Krumholz HM. Trends in Reoperative Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery for Older Adults in the United States, 1998 to 2017. J Am Heart Assoc. 2020 Oct 20;9(20):e016980. PubMed PMID: 33045889
  • Inohara T, Kohsaka S, Spertus JA, Masoudi FA, Rumsfeld JS, Kennedy KF, Wang TY, Yamaji K, Amano T, Nakamura M. Comparative Trends in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Japan and the United States, 2013 to 2017. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 Sep 15;76(11):1328-1340. PubMed PMID: 32912447
  • Rathi VK, Krumholz HM, Masoudi FA, Ross JS. Postmarket Clinical Evidence for High-Risk Therapeutic Medical Devices Receiving Food and Drug Administration Premarket Approval in 2010 and 2011. JAMA Netw Open. 2020 Aug 3;3(8):e2014496. PubMed PMID: 32857145
  • Virani SA, Zieroth S, Bray S, Ducharme A, Harkness K, Koshman SL, McDonald M, O'Meara E, Swiggum E, Chan M, Ezekowitz JA, Giannetti N, Grzeslo A, Heckman GA, Howlett JG, Lepage S, Mielniczuk L, Moe GW, Toma M, Abrams H, Al-Hesaye A, Cohen-Solal A, D'Astous M, De S, Delgado D, Desplantie O, Estrella-Holder E, Green L, Haddad H, Hernandez AF, Kouz S, LeBlanc MH, Lee D, Masoudi FA, Matteau S, McKelvie R, Parent MC, Rajda M, Ross HJ, Sussex B. The Status of Specialized Ambulatory Heart Failure Care in Canada: A Joint Canadian Heart Failure Society and Canadian Cardiovascular Society Heart Failure Guidelines Survey. CJC Open. 2020 May;2(3):151-160. PubMed PMID: 32462129
  • Winchester DE, Osborne A, Peacock WF, Bhatt DL, Dehmer GJ, Diercks D, Masoudi FA, McCord J, Kontos M, Levy PD. Closing Gaps in Essential Chest Pain Care Through Accreditation. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 May 19;75(19):2478-2482. PubMed PMID: 32408982
  • Freeman JV, Varosy P, Price MJ, Slotwiner D, Kusumoto FM, Rammohan C, Kavinsky CJ, Turi ZG, Akar J, Koutras C, Curtis JP, Masoudi FA. The NCDR Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion Registry. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 Apr 7;75(13):1503-1518. PubMed PMID: 32238316
  • Wang X, Du X, Yang H, Bucholz E, Downing N, Spertus JA, Masoudi FA, Li J, Guan W, Gao Y, Hu S, Bai X, Krumholz HM, Li X. Use of intravenous magnesium sulfate among patients with acute myocardial infarction in China from 2001 to 2015: China PEACE-Retrospective AMI Study. BMJ Open. 2020 Mar 26;10(3):e033269. PubMed PMID: 32220910
  • Fudim M, Ali-Ahmed F, Parzynski CS, Ambrosy AP, Friedman DJ, Pokorney SD, Curtis JP, Fonarow GC, Masoudi FA, Hernandez AF, Al-Khatib SM. Periprocedural Risk and Survival Associated With Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Placement in Older Patients With Advanced Heart Failure. JAMA Cardiol. 2020 Jun 1;5(6):643-651. PubMed PMID: 32211811
  • Zheng X, Dreyer RP, Curtis JP, Liu S, Xu X, Bai X, Li X, Zhang H, Wang S, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Li J, Krumholz HM. Sex Differences in 1-Year Health Status Following Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients Without Acute Myocardial Infarction: Results From the China PEACE Prospective Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2020 Mar 17;9(6):e014421. PubMed PMID: 32131687
  • Dhruva SS, Parzynski CS, Gamble GM, Curtis JP, Desai NR, Yeh RW, Masoudi FA, Kuntz R, Shaw RE, Marinac-Dabic D, Sedrakyan A, Normand ST, Krumholz HM, Ross JS. Attribution of Adverse Events Following Coronary Stent Placement Identified Using Administrative Claims Data. J Am Heart Assoc. 2020 Feb 18;9(4):e013606. PubMed PMID: 32063087
  • Dhruva SS, Ross JS, Mortazavi BJ, Hurley NC, Krumholz HM, Curtis JP, Berkowitz A, Masoudi FA, Messenger JC, Parzynski CS, Ngufor C, Girotra S, Amin AP, Shah ND, Desai NR. Association of Use of an Intravascular Microaxial Left Ventricular Assist Device vs Intra-aortic Balloon Pump With In-Hospital Mortality and Major Bleeding Among Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction Complicated by Cardiogenic Shock. JAMA. 2020 Feb 25;323(8):734-745. PubMed PMID: 32040163
  • O'Meara E, McDonald M, Chan M, Ducharme A, Ezekowitz JA, Giannetti N, Grzeslo A, Heckman GA, Howlett JG, Koshman SL, Lepage S, Mielniczuk LM, Moe GW, Swiggum E, Toma M, Virani SA, Zieroth S, De S, Matteau S, Parent MC, Asgar AW, Cohen G, Fine N, Davis M, Verma S, Cherney D, Abrams H, Al-Hesayen A, Cohen-Solal A, D'Astous M, Delgado DH, Desplantie O, Estrella-Holder E, Green L, Haddad H, Harkness K, Hernandez AF, Kouz S, LeBlanc MH, Lee D, Masoudi FA, McKelvie RS, Rajda M, Ross HJ, Sussex B. CCS/CHFS Heart Failure Guidelines: Clinical Trial Update on Functional Mitral Regurgitation, SGLT2 Inhibitors, ARNI in HFpEF, and Tafamidis in Amyloidosis. Can J Cardiol. 2020 Feb;36(2):159-169. PubMed PMID: 32036861
  • Lu J, Zhang L, Lu Y, Su M, Li X, Liu J, Zhang H, Nasir K, Masoudi FA, Krumholz HM, Li J, Zheng X. Secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease in China. Heart. 2020 Sep;106(17):1349-1356. PubMed PMID: 31980439
  • Maddox TM, Song Y, Allen J, Chan PS, Khan A, Lee JJ, Mitchell J, Oetgen WJ, Ponirakis A, Segawa C, Spertus JA, Thorpe F, Virani SS, Masoudi FA. Trends in U.S. Ambulatory Cardiovascular Care 2013 to 2017: JACC Review Topic of the Week. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 Jan 7;75(1):93-112. PubMed PMID: 31918838
  • Gupta A, Yu Y, Tan Q, Liu S, Masoudi FA, Du X, Zhang J, Krumholz HM, Li J. Quality of Care for Patients Hospitalized for Heart Failure in China. JAMA Netw Open. 2020 Jan 3;3(1):e1918619. PubMed PMID: 31913489
  • Burns DJP, Arora J, Okunade O, Beltrame JF, Bernardez-Pereira S, Crespo-Leiro MG, Filippatos GS, Hardman S, Hoes AW, Hutchison S, Jessup M, Kinsella T, Knapton M, Lam CSP, Masoudi FA, McIntyre H, Mindham R, Morgan L, Otterspoor L, Parker V, Persson HE, Pinnock C, Reid CM, Riley J, Stevenson LW, McDonagh TA. International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement (ICHOM): Standardized Patient-Centered Outcomes Measurement Set for Heart Failure Patients. JACC Heart Fail. 2020 Mar;8(3):212-222. PubMed PMID: 31838032
  • Amin AP, Spertus JA, Kulkarni H, McNeely C, Rao SV, Pinto D, House JA, Messenger JC, Bach RG, Goyal A, Shroff A, Pancholy S, Bradley SM, Gluckman TJ, Maddox TM, Wasfy JH, Masoudi FA. Improving Care Pathways for Acute Coronary Syndrome: Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Am J Cardiol. 2020 Feb 1;125(3):354-361. PubMed PMID: 31812224
  • Amin AP, Spertus JA, Curtis JP, Desai N, Masoudi FA, Bach RG, McNeely C, Al-Badarin F, House JA, Kulkarni H, Rao SV. The Evolving Landscape of Impella Use in the United States Among Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention With Mechanical Circulatory Support. Circulation. 2020 Jan 28;141(4):273-284. PubMed PMID: 31735078
  • Maw AM, Thompson LE, Ho PM, Kennedy KF, Maddox TM, Valle JA, Sandhu A, Masoudi FA, Messerli FH, Daugherty SL. Implications of Guideline Updates for the Management of Apparent Treatment Resistant Hypertension in the United States (A NCDR Research to Practice [R2P] Project). Am J Cardiol. 2020 Jan 1;125(1):63-67. PubMed PMID: 31727262
  • Torp-Pedersen C, Goette A, Nielsen PB, Potpara T, Fauchier L, John Camm A, Arbelo E, Boriani G, Skjoeth F, Rumsfeld J, Masoudi F, Guo Y, Joung B, Refaat MM, Kim YH, Albert CM, Piccini J, Avezum A, Lip GYH. 'Real-world' observational studies in arrhythmia research: data sources, methodology, and interpretation. A position document from European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA), endorsed by Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), Asia-Pacific HRS (APHRS), and Latin America HRS (LAHRS). Europace. 2020 May 1;22(5):831-832. PubMed PMID: 31725156
  • Amin AP, McNeely C, Spertus JA, Bach RG, Frogge N, Lindner S, Jain S, Bradley SM, Wasfy JH, Goyal A, Maddox T, House JA, Kulkarni H, Masoudi FA. Incremental Cost of Acute Kidney Injury after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in the United States. Am J Cardiol. 2020 Jan 1;125(1):29-33. PubMed PMID: 31711633
  • Angraal S, Mortazavi BJ, Gupta A, Khera R, Ahmad T, Desai NR, Jacoby DL, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM. Machine Learning Prediction of Mortality and Hospitalization in Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction. JACC Heart Fail. 2020 Jan;8(1):12-21. PubMed PMID: 31606361
  • Borne RT, Randolph T, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Peterson PN, Masoudi FA, Sandhu A, Zipse MM, Thomas K, Kutyifa V, Desai NR, Cha YM, Hsu JC, Russo AM. Analysis of Temporal Trends and Variation in the Use of Defibrillation Testing in Contemporary Practice. JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Oct 2;2(10):e1913553. PubMed PMID: 31626314
  • Kini V, Viragh T, Magid D, Masoudi FA, Moghtaderi A, Black B. Trends in High- and Low-Value Cardiovascular Diagnostic Testing in Fee-for-Service Medicare, 2000-2016. JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Oct 2;2(10):e1913070. PubMed PMID: 31603486
  • Huo X, Krumholz HM, Bai X, Spatz ES, Ding Q, Horak P, Zhao W, Gong Q, Zhang H, Yan X, Sun Y, Liu J, Wu X, Guan W, Wang X, Li J, Li X, Spertus JA, Masoudi FA, Zheng X. Effects of Mobile Text Messaging on Glycemic Control in Patients With Coronary Heart Disease and Diabetes Mellitus: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2019 Sep;12(9):e005805. PubMed PMID: 31474119
  • Jones CD, Falvey J, Hess E, Levy CR, Nuccio E, Barón AE, Masoudi FA, Stevens-Lapsley J. Predicting Hospital Readmissions from Home Healthcare in Medicare Beneficiaries. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019 Dec;67(12):2505-2510. PubMed PMID: 31463941
  • Yu Y, Gupta A, Wu C, Masoudi FA, Du X, Zhang J, Krumholz HM, Li J. Characteristics, Management, and Outcomes of Patients Hospitalized for Heart Failure in China: The China PEACE Retrospective Heart Failure Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Sep 3;8(17):e012884. PubMed PMID: 31431117
  • Yu Y, Spatz ES, Tan Q, Liu S, Lu Y, Masoudi FA, Schulz WL, Krumholz HM, Li J. Traditional Chinese Medicine Use in the Treatment of Acute Heart Failure in Western Medicine Hospitals in China: Analysis From the China PEACE Retrospective Heart Failure Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Aug 6;8(15):e012776. PubMed PMID: 31364457
  • Echouffo-Tcheugui JB, Masoudi FA, Bao H, Curtis JP, Heidenreich PA, Fonarow GC. Body mass index and outcomes of cardiac resynchronization with implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy in older patients with heart failure. Eur J Heart Fail. 2019 Sep;21(9):1093-1102. PubMed PMID: 31359595
  • Mortazavi BJ, Bucholz EM, Desai NR, Huang C, Curtis JP, Masoudi FA, Shaw RE, Negahban SN, Krumholz HM. Comparison of Machine Learning Methods With National Cardiovascular Data Registry Models for Prediction of Risk of Bleeding After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Jul 3;2(7):e196835. PubMed PMID: 31290991
  • Sandhu A, Bao H, Minges KE, Varosy PD, Borne RT, Zipse MM, Marzec L, Peterson P, Masoudi F, Bradley SM. Use of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Defibrillator in US Hospitals. JAMA Cardiol. 2019 Jun 19. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31215970
  • Li J, Dharmarajan K, Bai X, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Li X, Zheng X, Zhang H, Yan X, Dreyer RP, Krumholz HM. Thirty-Day Hospital Readmission After Acute Myocardial Infarction in China. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2019 May;12(5):e005628. PubMed PMID: 31092023
  • Angraal S, Nuti SV, Masoudi FA, Freeman JV, Murugiah K, Shah ND, Desai NR, Ranasinghe I, Wang Y, Krumholz HM. Digoxin Use and Associated Adverse Events Among Older Adults. Am J Med. 2019 Oct;132(10):1191-1198. PubMed PMID: 31077654
  • Zheng X, Spatz ES, Bai X, Huo X, Ding Q, Horak P, Wu X, Guan W, Chow CK, Yan X, Sun Y, Wang X, Zhang H, Liu J, Li J, Li X, Spertus JA, Masoudi FA, Krumholz HM. Effect of Text Messaging on Risk Factor Management in Patients With Coronary Heart Disease: The CHAT Randomized Clinical Trial. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2019 Apr;12(4):e005616. PubMed PMID: 30998400
  • Hajduk AM, Gurwitz JH, Tabada G, Masoudi FA, Magid DJ, Greenlee RT, Sung SH, Cassidy-Bushrow AE, Liu TI, Reynolds K, Smith DH, Fiocchi F, Goldberg R, Gill TM, Gupta N, Peterson PN, Schuger C, Vidaillet H, Hammill SC, Allore H, Go AS. Influence of Multimorbidity on Burden and Appropriateness of Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Therapies. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019 Jul;67(7):1370-1378. PubMed PMID: 30892695
  • Desai NR, Udell JA, Wang Y, Spatz ES, Dharmarajan K, Ahmad T, Julien HM, Annapureddy A, Goyal A, de Lemos JA, Masoudi FA, Bhatt DL, Minges KE, Krumholz HM, Curtis JP. Trends in Performance and Opportunities for Improvement on a Composite Measure of Acute Myocardial Infarction Care. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2019 Mar;12(3):e004983. PubMed PMID: 30871375
  • Jones CD, Jones J, Bowles KH, Flynn L, Masoudi FA, Coleman EA, Levy C, Boxer RS. Quality of Hospital Communication and Patient Preparation for Home Health Care: Results From a Statewide Survey of Home Health Care Nurses and Staff. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2019 Apr;20(4):487-491. PubMed PMID: 30799224
  • Jones CD, Jones J, Bowles KH, Schroeder S, Masoudi FA, Coleman EA, Falvey J, Levy CR, Boxer RS. Patient, Caregiver, and Clinician Perspectives on Expectations for Home Healthcare after Discharge: A Qualitative Case Study. J Hosp Med. 2019 Feb;14(2):90-95. PubMed PMID: 30785416
  • Huang X, Yu Y, Li X, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Yan X, Krumholz HM, Jiang L, Li J. The China Patient-centred Evaluative Assessment of Cardiac Events (PEACE) prospective heart failure study design. BMJ Open. 2019 Feb 19;9(2):e025144. PubMed PMID: 30782925
  • Lu J, Lu Y, Yang H, Bilige W, Li Y, Schulz W, Masoudi FA, Krumholz HM. Characteristics of High Cardiovascular Risk in 1.7 Million Chinese Adults. Ann Intern Med. 2019 Mar 5;170(5):298-308. PubMed PMID: 30776800
  • Boyd C, Smith CD, Masoudi FA, Blaum CS, Dodson JA, Green AR, Kelley A, Matlock D, Ouellet J, Rich MW, Schoenborn NL, Tinetti ME. Decision Making for Older Adults With Multiple Chronic Conditions: Executive Summary for the American Geriatrics Society Guiding Principles on the Care of Older Adults With Multimorbidity. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019 Apr;67(4):665-673. PubMed PMID: 30663782
  • Huo X, Khera R, Zhang L, Herrin J, Bai X, Wang Q, Lu Y, Nasir K, Hu S, Li J, Li X, Zheng X, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM, Jiang L. Education level and outcomes after acute myocardial infarction in China. Heart. 2019 Jun;105(12):946-952. PubMed PMID: 30661037
  • Valle JA, Tamez H, Abbott JD, Moussa ID, Messenger JC, Waldo SW, Kennedy KF, Masoudi FA, Yeh RW. Contemporary Use and Trends in Unprotected Left Main Coronary Artery Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in the United States: An Analysis of the National Cardiovascular Data Registry Research to Practice Initiative. JAMA Cardiol. 2019 Feb 1;4(2):100-109. PubMed PMID: 30601910
  • Dreyer RP, Zheng X, Xu X, Liu S, Li J, Ding Q, Du X, Li X, Zhang H, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM, Jiang L. Sex differences in health outcomes at one year following acute myocardial infarction: A report from the China Patient-Centered Evaluative Assessment of Cardiac Events prospective acute myocardial infarction study. Eur Heart J Acute Cardiovasc Care. 2019 Apr;8(3):273-282. PubMed PMID: 30270637
  • Arnold SV, Yap J, Lam CSP, Tang F, Tay WT, Teng THK, McGuire DK, Januzzi JL, Fonarow GC, Masoudi FA, Kosiborod M. Management of patients with diabetes and heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: An international comparison. Diabetes Obes Metab. 2019 Feb;21(2):261-266. PubMed PMID: 30136348
  • Guan W, Venkatesh AK, Bai X, Xuan S, Li J, Li X, Zhang H, Zheng X, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM, Jiang L. Time to hospital arrival among patients with acute myocardial infarction in China: a report from China PEACE prospective study. Eur Heart J Qual Care Clin Outcomes. 2019 Jan 1;5(1):63-71. PubMed PMID: 29878087
  • Lu Y, Zhang H, Wang Y, Zhou T, Welsh J, Liu J, Guan W, Li J, Li X, Zheng X, Spertus JA, Masoudi FA, Krumholz HM, Jiang L. Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients Without Acute Myocardial Infarction in China: Results From the China PEACE Prospective Study of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. JAMA Netw Open. 2018 Dec 7;1(8):e185446. PubMed PMID: 30646292
  • Ambrosy AP, Parzynski CS, Friedman DJ, Fudim M, Hernandez AF, Fonarow GC, Masoudi FA, Al-Khatib SM. Is Time From Last Hospitalization for Heart Failure to Placement of a Primary Prevention Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Associated With Patient Outcomes?. Circulation. 2018 Dec 11;138(24):2787-2797. PubMed PMID: 30565983
  • Huang C, Murugiah K, Mahajan S, Li SX, Dhruva SS, Haimovich JS, Wang Y, Schulz WL, Testani JM, Wilson FP, Mena CI, Masoudi FA, Rumsfeld JS, Spertus JA, Mortazavi BJ, Krumholz HM. Enhancing the prediction of acute kidney injury risk after percutaneous coronary intervention using machine learning techniques: A retrospective cohort study. PLoS Med. 2018 Nov;15(11):e1002703. PubMed PMID: 30481186
  • Wasfy JH, Kennedy KF, Masoudi FA, Ferris TG, Arnold SV, Kini V, Peterson P, Curtis JP, Amin AP, Bradley SM, French WJ, Messenger J, Ho PM, Spertus JA. Predicting Length of Stay and the Need for Postacute Care After Acute Myocardial Infarction to Improve Healthcare Efficiency. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2018 Sep;11(9):e004635. PubMed PMID: 30354547
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  • Greenlee RT, Go AS, Peterson PN, Cassidy-Bushrow AE, Gaber C, Garcia-Montilla R, Glenn KA, Gupta N, Gurwitz JH, Hammill SC, Hayes JJ, Kadish A, Magid DJ, McManus DD, Multerer D, Powers JD, Reifler LM, Reynolds K, Schuger C, Sharma PP, Smith DH, Suits M, Sung SH, Varosy PD, Vidaillet HJ, Masoudi FA. Device Therapies Among Patients Receiving Primary Prevention Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators in the Cardiovascular Research Network. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Mar 26;7(7). PubMed PMID: 29581222
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  • Nuti SV, Wang Y, Masoudi FA, Nunez-Smith M, Normand ST, Murugiah K, Rodríguez-Vilá O, Ross JS, Krumholz HM. Quality of Care in the United States Territories, 1999-2012. Med Care. 2017 Oct;55(10):886-892. PubMed PMID: 28906314
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  • Mathew JS, Marzec LN, Kennedy KF, Jones PG, Varosy PD, Masoudi FA, Maddox TM, Allen LA. Atrial Fibrillation in Heart Failure US Ambulatory Cardiology Practices and the Potential for Uptake of Catheter Ablation: An National Cardiovascular Data Registry (NCDR(®)) Research to Practice (R2P) Project. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Aug 11;6(8). PubMed PMID: 28862932
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  • Jones CD, Jones J, Richard A, Bowles K, Lahoff D, Boxer RS, Masoudi FA, Coleman EA, Wald HL. "Connecting the Dots": A Qualitative Study of Home Health Nurse Perspectives on Coordinating Care for Recently Discharged Patients. J Gen Intern Med. 2017 Oct;32(10):1114-1121. PubMed PMID: 28707258
  • Carroll JD, Vemulapalli S, Dai D, Matsouaka R, Blackstone E, Edwards F, Masoudi FA, Mack M, Peterson ED, Holmes D, Rumsfeld JS, Tuzcu EM, Grover F. Procedural Experience for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement and Relation to Outcomes: The STS/ACC TVT Registry. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Jul 4;70(1):29-41. PubMed PMID: 28662805
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  • Al-Chekakie MO, Bao H, Jones PW, Stein KM, Marzec L, Varosy PD, Masoudi FA, Curtis JP, Akar JG. Addition of Blood Pressure and Weight Transmissions to Standard Remote Monitoring of Implantable Defibrillators and its Association with Mortality and Rehospitalization. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2017 May;10(5). PubMed PMID: 28506978
  • Chui PW, Parzynski CS, Nallamothu BK, Masoudi FA, Krumholz HM, Curtis JP. Hospital Performance on Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Process and Outcomes Measures. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Apr 26;6(5). PubMed PMID: 28446493
  • Maddox TM, Tang F, Downs JR, Masoudi FA, Virani SS, Daugherty SL, Rumsfeld JS. Applicability of the IMPROVE-IT Trial to Current Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome: An NCDR Research to Practice Project. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Jun 1;177(6):887-889. PubMed PMID: 28437531
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  • Gehi AK, O'Brien E, Pathak RK, Sanders P, Kennedy KF, Virani SS, Masoudi FA, Maddox TM. Implications of the LEGACY trial on US Atrial Fibrillation Patients: An NCDR Research to Practice (R2P) Project. Am J Cardiol. 2017 Feb 15;119(4):579-584. PubMed PMID: 28038724
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  • Lloyd-Jones DM, Huffman MD, Karmali KN, Sanghavi DM, Wright JS, Pelser C, Gulati M, Masoudi FA, Goff DC Jr. Estimating Longitudinal Risks and Benefits From Cardiovascular Preventive Therapies Among Medicare Patients: The Million Hearts Longitudinal ASCVD Risk Assessment Tool. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Oct 28. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27825770
  • Kini V, McCarthy FH, Dayoub E, Bradley SM, Masoudi FA, Ho PM, Groeneveld PW. Cardiac Stress Test Trends Among US Patients Younger Than 65 Years, 2005-2012. JAMA Cardiol. 2016 Dec 1;1(9):1038-1042. PubMed PMID: 27846640
  • Yancy CW, Jessup M, Bozkurt B, Butler J, Casey DE Jr, Colvin MM, Drazner MH, Filippatos G, Fonarow GC, Givertz MM, Hollenberg SM, Lindenfeld J, Masoudi FA, McBride PE, Peterson PN, Stevenson LW, Westlake C. 2016 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update on New Pharmacological Therapy for Heart Failure: An Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of America. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Sep 27;68(13):1476-1488. PubMed PMID: 27216111
  • Yancy CW, Jessup M, Bozkurt B, Butler J, Casey DE Jr, Colvin MM, Drazner MH, Filippatos G, Fonarow GC, Givertz MM, Hollenberg SM, Lindenfeld J, Masoudi FA, McBride PE, Peterson PN, Stevenson LW, Westlake C. 2016 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update on New Pharmacological Therapy for Heart Failure: An Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of America. Circulation. 2016 Sep 27;134(13):e282-93. PubMed PMID: 27208050
  • Reed BN, Fox ER, Konig M, Jackevicius CA, Masoudi FA, Rabinstein AA, Page RL 2nd. The impact of drug shortages on patients with cardiovascular disease: causes, consequences, and a call to action. Am Heart J. 2016 May;175:130-41. PubMed PMID: 27179732
  • Masoudi FA. Quality Measurement and Accountability in Cardiovascular Medicine: An Incomplete Revolution. Circulation. 2016 Aug 30;134(9):632-4. PubMed PMID: 27572877
  • Masoudi FA. The evolution of left atrial appendage occlusion: EWOLUTION and the WATCHMAN in practice. Eur Heart J. 2016 Aug;37(31):2475-7. PubMed PMID: 27125946
  • Li J, Li X, Wang Q, Hu S, Wang Y, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM, Jiang L, China PEACE Collaborative Group. ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in China from 2001 to 2011 (the China PEACE-Retrospective Acute Myocardial Infarction Study): a retrospective analysis of hospital data. Lancet. 2015 Jan 31;385(9966):441-51. PubMed PMID: 24969506
  • Dehmer GJ, Jennings J, Madden RA, Malenka DJ, Masoudi FA, McKay CR, Ness DL, Rao SV, Resnic FS, Ring ME, Rumsfeld JS, Shelton ME, Simanowith MC, Slattery LE, Weintraub WS, Lovett A, Normand SL. The National Cardiovascular Data Registry Voluntary Public Reporting Program: An Interim Report From the NCDR Public Reporting Advisory Group. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Nov 17. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26603176
  • Chen SI, Wang Y, Dreyer R, Strait KM, Spatz ES, Xu X, Smolderen KG, Desai NR, Lorenze NP, Lichtman JH, Spertus JA, D'Onofrio G, Bueno H, Masoudi FA, Krumholz HM. Insurance and Prehospital Delay in Patients =55 Years With Acute Myocardial Infarction. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Oct 9. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26541907
  • Zhang H, Masoudi FA, Li J, Wang Q, Li X, Spertus JA, Ross JS, Desai NR, Krumholz HM, Jiang L. National assessment of early ß-blocker therapy in patients with acute myocardial infarction in China, 2001-2011: The China Patient-centered Evaluative Assessment of Cardiac Events (PEACE)-Retrospective AMI Study. Am Heart J. 2015 Sep;170(3):506-515.e1. PubMed PMID: 26385034
  • Spatz ES, Curry LA, Masoudi FA, Zhou S, Strait KM, Gross CP, Curtis JP, Lansky AJ, Soares Barreto-Filho JA, Lampropulos JF, Bueno H, Chaudhry SI, D'Onofrio G, Safdar B, Dreyer RP, Murugiah K, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM. The Variation in Recovery: Role of Gender on Outcomes of Young AMI Patients (VIRGO) Classification System: A Taxonomy for Young Women With Acute Myocardial Infarction. Circulation. 2015 Nov 3;132(18):1710-8. PubMed PMID: 26350057
  • Allen LA, Fonarow GC, Liang L, Schulte PJ, Masoudi FA, Rumsfeld JS, Ho PM, Eapen ZJ, Hernandez AF, Heidenreich PA, Bhatt DL, Peterson ED, Krumholz HM. Medication Initiation Burden Required to Comply With Heart Failure Guideline Recommendations and Hospital Quality Measures. Circulation. 2015 Oct 6;132(14):1347-53. PubMed PMID: 26316616
  • Russo AM, Daugherty SL, Masoudi FA, Wang Y, Curtis J, Lampert R. Gender and outcomes after primary prevention implantable cardioverter-defibrillator implantation: Findings from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry (NCDR). Am Heart J. 2015 Aug;170(2):330-8. PubMed PMID: 26299231
  • Heidenreich PA, Tsai V, Curtis J, Wang Y, Turakhia MP, Masoudi FA, Varosy PD, Goldstein MK. A validated risk model for 1-year mortality after primary prevention implantable cardioverter defibrillator placement. Am Heart J. 2015 Aug;170(2):281-289.e2. PubMed PMID: 26299225
  • Rathi VK, Krumholz HM, Masoudi FA, Ross JS. Characteristics of Clinical Studies Conducted Over the Total Product Life Cycle of High-Risk Therapeutic Medical Devices Receiving FDA Premarket Approval in 2010 and 2011. JAMA. 2015 Aug 11;314(6):604-12. PubMed PMID: 26262798
  • Khazanie P, Hellkamp AS, Fonarow GC, Bhatt DL, Masoudi FA, Anstrom KJ, Heidenreich PA, Yancy CW, Curtis LH, Hernandez AF, Peterson ED, Al-Khatib SM. Association Between Comorbidities and Outcomes in Heart Failure Patients With and Without an Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator for Primary Prevention. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Aug 6;4(8):e002061. PubMed PMID: 26251283
  • Masoudi FA. Health Status and Incident Heart Failure in Chronic Kidney Disease: Accumulating Evidence to Use Patient-Reported Measures in Clinical Care. Circ Heart Fail. 2015 Jul;8(4):691-3. PubMed PMID: 26199307
  • Zhang L, Desai NR, Li J, Hu S, Wang Q, Li X, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Nuti SV, Wang S, Krumholz HM, Jiang L. National Quality Assessment of Early Clopidogrel Therapy in Chinese Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) in 2006 and 2011: Insights From the China Patient-Centered Evaluative Assessment of Cardiac Events (PEACE)-Retrospective AMI Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Jul 10;4(7). PubMed PMID: 26163041
  • Jones CD, Ginde AA, Burke RE, Wald HL, Masoudi FA, Boxer RS. Increasing Home Healthcare Referrals upon Discharge from U.S. Hospitals: 2001-2012. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2015 Jun;63(6):1265-6. PubMed PMID: 26096410
  • Akar JG, Bao H, Jones PW, Wang Y, Varosy PD, Masoudi FA, Stein KM, Saxon LA, Normand SL, Curtis JP. Use of Remote Monitoring Is Associated With Lower Risk of Adverse Outcomes Among Patients With Implanted Cardiac Defibrillators. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2015 Oct;8(5):1173-80. PubMed PMID: 26092577
  • Guan W, Murugiah K, Downing N, Li J, Wang Q, Ross JS, Desai NR, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Li X, Krumholz HM, Jiang L. National quality assessment evaluating spironolactone use during hospitalization for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in China: China Patient-centered Evaluation Assessment of Cardiac Events (PEACE)-Retrospective AMI Study, 2001, 2006, and 2011. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Jun 12;4(6):e001718. PubMed PMID: 26071031
  • Masoudi FA, Go AS, Magid DJ, Cassidy-Bushrow AE, Gurwitz JH, Liu TI, Reynolds K, Smith DH, Reifler LM, Glenn KA, Fiocchi F, Goldberg R, Gupta N, Peterson PN, Schuger C, Vidaillet H, Hammill SC, Greenlee RT. Age and sex differences in long-term outcomes following implantable cardioverter-defibrillator placement in contemporary clinical practice: findings from the Cardiovascular Research Network. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Jun 2;4(6):e002005. PubMed PMID: 26037083
  • Khanna AD, Hill KD, Pasquali SK, Wallace AS, Masoudi FA, Jacobs ML, Jacobs JP, Karamlou T. Benchmark Outcomes for Pulmonary Valve Replacement Using The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Databases. Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Jul;100(1):138-45; discussion 145-6. PubMed PMID: 26007205
  • Maddox TM, Masoudi FA, Oetgen WJ, Rumsfeld JS. The Capacity of Evidence to Inform Practice: The Rapid Registry Response (RRR) Initiative. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 May 26;65(20):2252-3. PubMed PMID: 25998670
  • Heidenreich PA, Tsai V, Bao H, Curtis J, Goldstein M, Curtis L, Hernandez A, Peterson P, Turakhia MP, Masoudi FA. Does Age Influence Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Use and Outcome?. JACC Heart Fail. 2015 Jun;3(6):497-504. PubMed PMID: 25982109
  • Nuti SV, Wang Y, Masoudi FA, Bratzler DW, Bernheim SM, Murugiah K, Krumholz HM. Improvements in the distribution of hospital performance for the care of patients with acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, and pneumonia, 2006-2011. Med Care. 2015 Jun;53(6):485-91. PubMed PMID: 25906012
  • Zhan L, Masoudi FA, Li X, Hu S, Venkatesh AK, Spertus JA, Lin Z, Desai NR, Li J, Krumholz HM, Jiang L. Trends in cardiac biomarker testing in China for patients with acute myocardial infarction, 2001 to 2011: China PEACE-retrospective AMI study. PLoS One. 2015;10(3):e0122237. PubMed PMID: 25893247
  • Cavender MA, Joynt KE, Parzynski CS, Resnic FS, Rumsfeld JS, Moscucci M, Masoudi FA, Curtis JP, Peterson ED, Gurm HS. State mandated public reporting and outcomes of percutaneous coronary intervention in the United States. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Jun 1;115(11):1494-501. PubMed PMID: 25891991
  • Ranasinghe I, Shojaee A, Bikdeli B, Gupta A, Chen R, Ross JS, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Nallamothu BK, Krumholz HM. Poorly cited articles in peer-reviewed cardiovascular journals from 1997 to 2007: analysis of 5-year citation rates. Circulation. 2015 May 19;131(20):1755-62. PubMed PMID: 25812573
  • Hess PL, Greiner MA, Al-Khatib SM, Masoudi FA, Varosy PD, Fogel RI, Curtis LH, Hernandez AF. Same-day discharge and risks of mortality and readmission after elective ICD placement for primary prevention. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Mar 10;65(9):955-7. PubMed PMID: 25744015
  • Zusterzeel R, Spatz ES, Curtis JP, Sanders WE, Selzman KA, Piña IL, Bao H, Ponirakis A, Varosy PD, Masoudi FA, Caños DA, Strauss DG. Cardiac resynchronization therapy in women versus men: observational comparative effectiveness study from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2015 Mar;8(2 Suppl 1):S4-11. PubMed PMID: 25714821
  • Liu J, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Wang Q, Murugiah K, Spatz ES, Li J, Li X, Ross JS, Krumholz HM, Jiang L. Patterns of use of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors/angiotensin receptor blockers among patients with acute myocardial infarction in China from 2001 to 2011: China PEACE-Retrospective AMI Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Feb 23;4(2). PubMed PMID: 25713293
  • Li Q, Lin Z, Masoudi FA, Li J, Li X, Hernández-Díaz S, Nuti SV, Li L, Wang Q, Spertus JA, Hu FB, Krumholz HM, Jiang L. National trends in hospital length of stay for acute myocardial infarction in China. BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2015 Jan 20;15:9. PubMed PMID: 25603877
  • Pokorney SD, Hellkamp AS, Yancy CW, Curtis LH, Hammill SC, Peterson ED, Masoudi FA, Bhatt DL, Al-Khalidi HR, Heidenreich PA, Anstrom KJ, Fonarow GC, Al-Khatib SM. Primary prevention implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in older racial and ethnic minority patients. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2015 Feb;8(1):145-51. PubMed PMID: 25504649
  • Sherwood MW, Brennan JM, Ho KK, Masoudi FA, Messenger JC, Weaver WD, Dai D, Peterson ED. The impact of extreme-risk cases on hospitals' risk-adjusted percutaneous coronary intervention mortality ratings. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2015 Jan;8(1 Pt A):10-6. PubMed PMID: 25499301
  • Zheng X, Dreyer RP, Hu S, Spatz ES, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Nasir K, Li X, Li J, Wang S, Krumholz HM, Jiang L. Age-specific gender differences in early mortality following ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in China. Heart. 2015 Mar;101(5):349-55. PubMed PMID: 25510395
  • Wang Y, Lichtman JH, Dharmarajan K, Masoudi FA, Ross JS, Dodson JA, Chen J, Spertus JA, Chaudhry SI, Nallamothu BK, Krumholz HM. National trends in stroke after acute myocardial infarction among Medicare patients in the United States: 1999 to 2010. Am Heart J. 2015 Jan;169(1):78-85.e4. PubMed PMID: 25497251
  • Dev S, Peterson PN, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Varosy PD, Masoudi FA. Prevalence, correlates, and temporal trends in antiarrhythmic drug use at discharge after implantable cardioverter defibrillator placement (from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry [NCDR]). Am J Cardiol. 2014 Jan 15;113(2):314-20. PubMed PMID: 24216126
  • Borden WB, Maddox TM, Tang F, Rumsfeld JS, Oetgen WJ, Mullen JB, Spinler SA, Peterson ED, Masoudi FA. Impact of the 2014 expert panel recommendations for management of high blood pressure on contemporary cardiovascular practice: insights from the NCDR PINNACLE registry. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Dec 2;64(21):2196-203. PubMed PMID: 25447261
  • Maddox TM, Borden WB, Tang F, Virani SS, Oetgen WJ, Mullen JB, Chan PS, Casale PN, Douglas PS, Masoudi FA, Farmer SA, Rumsfeld JS. Implications of the 2013 ACC/AHA cholesterol guidelines for adults in contemporary cardiovascular practice: insights from the NCDR PINNACLE registry. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Dec 2;64(21):2183-92. PubMed PMID: 25447259
  • Peterson ED, Ho PM, Barton M, Beam C, Burgess LH, Casey DE Jr, Drozda JP Jr, Fonarow GC, Goff D Jr, Grady KL, King DE, King ML, Masoudi FA, Nielsen DR, Stanko S. ACC/AHA/AACVPR/AAFP/ANA concepts for clinician-patient shared accountability in performance measures: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Performance Measures. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Nov 18-25;64(20):2133-45. PubMed PMID: 25439761
  • Vigen R, Spertus JA, Maddox TM, Ho PM, Jones PG, Arnold SV, Masoudi FA, Bradley SM. Hospital-level variation in angina and mortality at 1 year after myocardial infarction: insights from the Translational Research Investigating Underlying Disparities in Acute Myocardial Infarction Patients' Health Status (TRIUMPH) Registry. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014 Nov;7(6):851-6. PubMed PMID: 25387783
  • Peterson ED, Ho PM, Barton M, Beam C, Burgess LH, Casey DE Jr, Drozda JP Jr, Fonarow GC, Goff D Jr, Grady KL, King DE, King ML, Masoudi FA, Nielsen DR, Stanko S. ACC/AHA/AACVPR/AAFP/ANA concepts for clinician-patient shared accountability in performance measures: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Performance Measures. Circulation. 2014 Nov 25;130(22):1984-94. PubMed PMID: 25366994
  • Gao Y, Masoudi FA, Hu S, Li J, Zhang H, Li X, Desai NR, Krumholz HM, Jiang L, China PEACE Collaborative Group. Trends in early aspirin use among patients with acute myocardial infarction in China, 2001-2011: the China PEACE-Retrospective AMI study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Oct 10;3(5):e001250. PubMed PMID: 25304853
  • Chaudhry SI, Khan RF, Chen J, Dharmarajan K, Dodson JA, Masoudi FA, Wang Y, Krumholz HM. National trends in recurrent AMI hospitalizations 1 year after acute myocardial infarction in Medicare beneficiaries: 1999-2010. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Sep 23;3(5):e001197. PubMed PMID: 25249298
  • Khazanie P, Hammill BG, Qualls LG, Fonarow GC, Hammill SC, Heidenreich PA, Al-Khatib SM, Piccini JP, Masoudi FA, Peterson PN, Curtis JP, Hernandez AF, Curtis LH. Clinical effectiveness of cardiac resynchronization therapy versus medical therapy alone among patients with heart failure: analysis of the ICD Registry and ADHERE. Circ Heart Fail. 2014 Nov;7(6):926-34. PubMed PMID: 25227768
  • Hernandez AF, Liang L, Fonarow GC, Hammill BG, Hammill SC, Heidenreich PA, Masoudi FA, Qualls LG, Al-Khatib SM, Piccini JP, Curtis LH. Associations between anticoagulation therapy and risks of mortality and readmission among patients with heart failure and atrial fibrillation. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014 Sep;7(5):670-9. PubMed PMID: 25205789
  • Zusterzeel R, Curtis JP, Caños DA, Sanders WE, Selzman KA, Piña IL, Spatz ES, Bao H, Ponirakis A, Varosy PD, Masoudi FA, Strauss DG. Sex-specific mortality risk by QRS morphology and duration in patients receiving CRT: results from the NCDR. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Sep 2;64(9):887-94. PubMed PMID: 25169173
  • Borne RT, Peterson PN, Greenlee R, Heidenreich PA, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Tzou WS, Varosy PD, Kremers MS, Masoudi FA. Temporal trends in patient characteristics and outcomes among Medicare beneficiaries undergoing primary prevention implantable cardioverter-defibrillator placement in the United States, 2006-2010. Results from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry's Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Registry. Circulation. 2014 Sep 2;130(10):845-53. PubMed PMID: 25095884
  • O'Gara PT, Rumsfeld JS, Masoudi FA. President's page: Letting data do the talking. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Jun 10;63(22):2429-31. PubMed PMID: 24943648
  • Wimmer NJ, Spertus JA, Kennedy KF, Anderson HV, Curtis JP, Weintraub WS, Singh M, Rumsfeld JS, Masoudi FA, Yeh RW. Clinical prediction model suitable for assessing hospital quality for patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Jun 17;3(3):e000728. PubMed PMID: 24938712
  • Steckman DA, Varosy PD, Parzynski CS, Masoudi FA, Curtis JP, Sauer WH, Nguyen DT. In-hospital complications associated with reoperations of implantable cardioverter defibrillators. Am J Cardiol. 2014 Aug 1;114(3):419-26. PubMed PMID: 24927972
  • Masoudi FA, Mi X, Curtis LH, Peterson PN, Curtis JP, Fonarow GC, Hammill SC, Heidenreich PA, Al-Khatib SM, Piccini JP, Qualls LG, Hernandez AF. Comparative effectiveness of cardiac resynchronization therapy with an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator versus defibrillator therapy alone: a cohort study. Ann Intern Med. 2014 May 6;160(9):603-11. PubMed PMID: 24798523
  • Schneider PM, Pellegrini CN, Wang Y, Fein AS, Reynolds MR, Curtis JP, Masoudi FA, Varosy PD. Prevalence of guideline-directed medical therapy among patients receiving cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator implantation in the National Cardiovascular Data Registry during the years 2006 to 2008. Am J Cardiol. 2014 Jun 15;113(12):2052-6. PubMed PMID: 24793671
  • Anderson JL, Heidenreich PA, Barnett PG, Creager MA, Fonarow GC, Gibbons RJ, Halperin JL, Hlatky MA, Jacobs AK, Mark DB, Masoudi FA, Peterson ED, Shaw LJ. ACC/AHA statement on cost/value methodology in clinical practice guidelines and performance measures: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Performance Measures and Task Force on Practice Guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Jun 3;63(21):2304-22. PubMed PMID: 24681044
  • Anderson JL, Heidenreich PA, Barnett PG, Creager MA, Fonarow GC, Gibbons RJ, Halperin JL, Hlatky MA, Jacobs AK, Mark DB, Masoudi FA, Peterson ED, Shaw LJ, ACC/AHA Task Force on Performance Measures, ACC/AHA Task Force on Practice Guidelines. ACC/AHA statement on cost/value methodology in clinical practice guidelines and performance measures: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Performance Measures and Task Force on Practice Guidelines. Circulation. 2014 Jun 3;129(22):2329-45. PubMed PMID: 24677315
  • Khazanie P, Liang L, Qualls LG, Curtis LH, Fonarow GC, Hammill BG, Hammill SC, Heidenreich PA, Masoudi FA, Hernandez AF, Piccini JP. Outcomes of medicare beneficiaries with heart failure and atrial fibrillation. JACC Heart Fail. 2014 Feb;2(1):41-8. PubMed PMID: 24622118
  • Mark DB, Anderson JL, Brinker JA, Brophy JA, Casey DE Jr, Cross RR, Edmundowicz D, Hachamovitch R, Hlatky MA, Jacobs JE, Jaskie S, Kett KG, Malhotra V, Masoudi FA, McConnell MV, Rubin GD, Shaw LJ, Sherman ME, Stanko S, Ward RP. ACC/AHA/ASE/ASNC/HRS/IAC/Mended Hearts/NASCI/RSNA/SAIP/SCAI/SCCT/SCMR/SNMMI 2014 health policy statement on use of noninvasive cardiovascular imaging: a report of the American College of Cardiology Clinical Quality Committee. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Feb 25;63(7):698-721. PubMed PMID: 24556329
  • Dehmer GJ, Drozda JP Jr, Brindis RG, Masoudi FA, Rumsfeld JS, Slattery LE, Oetgen WJ. Public reporting of clinical quality data: an update for cardiovascular specialists. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Apr 8;63(13):1239-45. PubMed PMID: 24509280
  • Tsai TT, Patel UD, Chang TI, Kennedy KF, Masoudi FA, Matheny ME, Kosiborod M, Amin AP, Messenger JC, Rumsfeld JS, Spertus JA. Contemporary incidence, predictors, and outcomes of acute kidney injury in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions: insights from the NCDR Cath-PCI registry. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Jan;7(1):1-9. PubMed PMID: 24456715
  • Allen LA, Shetterly SM, Peterson PN, Gurwitz JH, Smith DH, Brand DW, Fairclough DL, Rumsfeld JS, Masoudi FA, Magid DJ. Guideline concordance of testing for hyperkalemia and kidney dysfunction during initiation of mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist therapy in patients with heart failure. Circ Heart Fail. 2014 Jan;7(1):43-50. PubMed PMID: 24281136
  • Dev S, Peterson PN, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Varosy PD, Masoudi FA. Prevalence, correlates, and temporal trends in antiarrhythmic drug use at discharge after implantable cardioverter defibrillator placement (from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry [NCDR]). Am J Cardiol. 2014 Jan 15;113(2):314-20. PubMed PMID: 24216126
  • Arnold SV, Masoudi FA, Rumsfeld JS, Li Y, Jones PG, Spertus JA. Derivation and validation of a risk standardization model for benchmarking hospital performance for health-related quality of life outcomes after acute myocardial infarction. Circulation. 2014 Jan 21;129(3):313-20. PubMed PMID: 24163068
  • Tsai TT, Patel UD, Chang TI, Kennedy KF, Masoudi FA, Matheny ME, Kosiborod M, Amin AP, Weintraub WS, Curtis JP, Messenger JC, Rumsfeld JS, Spertus JA. Validated contemporary risk model of acute kidney injury in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions: insights from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry Cath-PCI Registry. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Dec;3(6):e001380. PubMed PMID: 25516439
  • Borne RT, Varosy PD, Masoudi FA. Impact of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator therapy on a secondary prevention population--reply. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Dec 9-23;173(22):2094. PubMed PMID: 24322468
  • Chen J, Hsieh AF, Dharmarajan K, Masoudi FA, Krumholz HM. National trends in heart failure hospitalization after acute myocardial infarction for Medicare beneficiaries: 1998-2010. Circulation. 2013 Dec 17;128(24):2577-84. PubMed PMID: 24190958
  • Peterson PN, Chan PS, Spertus JA, Tang F, Jones PG, Ezekowitz JA, Allen LA, Masoudi FA, Maddox TM. Practice-level variation in use of recommended medications among outpatients with heart failure: Insights from the NCDR PINNACLE program. Circ Heart Fail. 2013 Nov;6(6):1132-8. PubMed PMID: 24130004
  • Clarke CL, Grunwald GK, Allen LA, Barón AE, Peterson PN, Brand DW, Magid DJ, Masoudi FA. Natural history of left ventricular ejection fraction in patients with heart failure. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2013 Nov;6(6):680-6. PubMed PMID: 24129973
  • Federspiel JJ, Shah BR, Shaw LJ, Masoudi FA, Chang PP, Stearns SC, Mudrick DW, Cowper PA, Green CL, Douglas PS. Impact of choice of imaging modality accompanying outpatient exercise stress testing on outcomes and resource use after revascularization for acute coronary syndromes. Am Heart J. 2013 Oct;166(4):783-791.e4. PubMed PMID: 24093861
  • Akar JG, Bao H, Jones P, Wang Y, Chaudhry SI, Varosy P, Masoudi FA, Stein K, Saxon LA, Curtis JP. Use of remote monitoring of newly implanted cardioverter-defibrillators: insights from the patient related determinants of ICD remote monitoring (PREDICT RM) study. Circulation. 2013 Nov 26;128(22):2372-83. PubMed PMID: 24043302
  • Masoudi FA, Ponirakis A, Yeh RW, Maddox TM, Beachy J, Casale PN, Curtis JP, De Lemos J, Fonarow G, Heidenreich P, Koutras C, Kremers M, Messenger J, Moussa I, Oetgen WJ, Roe MT, Rosenfield K, Shields TP Jr, Spertus JA, Wei J, White C, Young CH, Rumsfeld JS. Cardiovascular care facts: a report from the national cardiovascular data registry: 2011. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Nov 19;62(21):1931-47. PubMed PMID: 24036027
  • Katz DF, Varosy PD, Masoudi FA. Syncope: a tale of two triggers. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Sep 9;173(16):1543-4. PubMed PMID: 24030761
  • Arnold SV, Spertus JA, Masoudi FA, Daugherty SL, Maddox TM, Li Y, Dodson JA, Chan PS. Beyond medication prescription as performance measures: optimal secondary prevention medication dosing after acute myocardial infarction. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Nov 5;62(19):1791-801. PubMed PMID: 23973701
  • Peterson PN, Greiner MA, Qualls LG, Al-Khatib SM, Curtis JP, Fonarow GC, Hammill SC, Heidenreich PA, Hammill BG, Piccini JP, Hernandez AF, Curtis LH, Masoudi FA. QRS duration, bundle-branch block morphology, and outcomes among older patients with heart failure receiving cardiac resynchronization therapy. JAMA. 2013 Aug 14;310(6):617-26. PubMed PMID: 23942680
  • Venkitachalam L, McGuire DK, Gosch K, Lipska K, Inzucchi SE, Lind M, Goyal A, Spertus JA, Masoudi FA, Jones PG, Kosiborod M. Temporal trends and hospital variation in the management of severe hyperglycemia among patients with acute myocardial infarction in the United States. Am Heart J. 2013 Aug;166(2):315-324.e1. PubMed PMID: 23895815
  • Katz DF, Varosy PD, Masoudi FA. Syncope-Quiz Case: A Tale of Two Triggers. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Jun 24;:1. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23797512
  • Dharmarajan K, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Li SX, Krumholz HM. Contraindicated initiation of ß-blocker therapy in patients hospitalized for heart failure. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Sep 9;173(16):1547-9. PubMed PMID: 23797379
  • Yancy CW, Jessup M, Bozkurt B, Butler J, Casey DE Jr, Drazner MH, Fonarow GC, Geraci SA, Horwich T, Januzzi JL, Johnson MR, Kasper EK, Levy WC, Masoudi FA, McBride PE, McMurray JJ, Mitchell JE, Peterson PN, Riegel B, Sam F, Stevenson LW, Tang WH, Tsai EJ, Wilkoff BL, American College of Cardiology Foundation, American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. 2013 ACCF/AHA guideline for the management of heart failure: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Oct 15;62(16):e147-239. PubMed PMID: 23747642
  • WRITING COMMITTEE MEMBERS, Yancy CW, Jessup M, Bozkurt B, Butler J, Casey DE Jr, Drazner MH, Fonarow GC, Geraci SA, Horwich T, Januzzi JL, Johnson MR, Kasper EK, Levy WC, Masoudi FA, McBride PE, McMurray JJ, Mitchell JE, Peterson PN, Riegel B, Sam F, Stevenson LW, Tang WH, Tsai EJ, Wilkoff BL, American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. 2013 ACCF/AHA guideline for the management of heart failure: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on practice guidelines. Circulation. 2013 Oct 15;128(16):e240-327. PubMed PMID: 23741058
  • Yancy CW, Jessup M, Bozkurt B, Butler J, Casey DE Jr, Drazner MH, Fonarow GC, Geraci SA, Horwich T, Januzzi JL, Johnson MR, Kasper EK, Levy WC, Masoudi FA, McBride PE, McMurray JJ, Mitchell JE, Peterson PN, Riegel B, Sam F, Stevenson LW, Tang WH, Tsai EJ, Wilkoff BL. 2013 ACCF/AHA guideline for the management of heart failure: executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on practice guidelines. Circulation. 2013 Oct 15;128(16):1810-52. PubMed PMID: 23741057
  • Shah BR, McCoy LA, Federspiel JJ, Mudrick D, Cowper PA, Masoudi FA, Lytle BL, Green CL, Douglas PS. Use of stress testing and diagnostic catheterization after coronary stenting: association of site-level patterns with patient characteristics and outcomes in 247,052 Medicare beneficiaries. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Jul 30;62(5):439-46. PubMed PMID: 23727207
  • Curtis LH, Mi X, Qualls LG, Check DK, Hammill BG, Hammill SC, Heidenreich PA, Masoudi FA, Setoguchi S, Hernandez AF, Fonarow GC. Transitional adherence and persistence in the use of aldosterone antagonist therapy in patients with heart failure. Am Heart J. 2013 Jun;165(6):979-986.e1. PubMed PMID: 23708170
  • Kulkarni VT, Ross JS, Wang Y, Nallamothu BK, Spertus JA, Normand SL, Masoudi FA, Krumholz HM. Regional density of cardiologists and rates of mortality for acute myocardial infarction and heart failure. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2013 May 1;6(3):352-9. PubMed PMID: 23680965
  • Peterson PN, Varosy PD, Heidenreich PA, Wang Y, Dewland TA, Curtis JP, Go AS, Greenlee RT, Magid DJ, Normand SL, Masoudi FA. Association of single- vs dual-chamber ICDs with mortality, readmissions, and complications among patients receiving an ICD for primary prevention. JAMA. 2013 May 15;309(19):2025-34. PubMed PMID: 23677314
  • Rumsfeld JS, Alexander KP, Goff DC Jr, Graham MM, Ho PM, Masoudi FA, Moser DK, Roger VL, Slaughter MS, Smolderen KG, Spertus JA, Sullivan MD, Treat-Jacobson D, Zerwic JJ, American Heart Association Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research, Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing, Council on Epidemiology and Prevention, Council on Peripheral Vascular Disease, and Stroke Council. Cardiovascular health: the importance of measuring patient-reported health status: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2013 Jun 4;127(22):2233-49. PubMed PMID: 23648778
  • Hersh AM, Masoudi FA, Allen LA. Postdischarge environment following heart failure hospitalization: expanding the view of hospital readmission. J Am Heart Assoc. 2013 Apr 11;2(2):e000116. PubMed PMID: 23580604
  • Borne RT, Varosy PD, Masoudi FA. Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator shocks: epidemiology, outcomes, and therapeutic approaches. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 May 27;173(10):859-65. PubMed PMID: 23546173
  • Daugherty SL, Thompson LE, Kim S, Rao SV, Subherwal S, Tsai TT, Messenger JC, Masoudi FA. Patterns of use and comparative effectiveness of bleeding avoidance strategies in men and women following percutaneous coronary interventions: an observational study from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 May 21;61(20):2070-8. PubMed PMID: 23524046
  • Sasson C, Meischke H, Abella BS, Berg RA, Bobrow BJ, Chan PS, Root ED, Heisler M, Levy JH, Link M, Masoudi F, Ong M, Sayre MR, Rumsfeld JS, Rea TD, American Heart Association Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research, Emergency Cardiovascular Care Committee, Council on Cardiopulmonary, Critical Care, Perioperative and Resuscitation, Council on Clinical Cardiology, and Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia. Increasing cardiopulmonary resuscitation provision in communities with low bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation rates: a science advisory from the American Heart Association for healthcare providers, policymakers, public health departments, and community leaders. Circulation. 2013 Mar 26;127(12):1342-50. PubMed PMID: 23439512
  • Bapoje SR, Bahia A, Hokanson JE, Peterson PN, Heidenreich PA, Lindenfeld J, Allen LA, Masoudi FA. Effects of mineralocorticoid receptor antagonists on the risk of sudden cardiac death in patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Circ Heart Fail. 2013 Mar;6(2):166-73. PubMed PMID: 23403436
  • Kremers MS, Hammill SC, Berul CI, Koutras C, Curtis JS, Wang Y, Beachy J, Blum Meisnere L, Conyers del M, Reynolds MR, Heidenreich PA, Al-Khatib SM, Pina IL, Blake K, Norine Walsh M, Wilkoff BL, Shalaby A, Masoudi FA, Rumsfeld J. The National ICD Registry Report: version 2.1 including leads and pediatrics for years 2010 and 2011. Heart Rhythm. 2013 Apr;10(4):e59-65. PubMed PMID: 23403056
  • Moussa I, Hermann A, Messenger JC, Dehmer GJ, Weaver WD, Rumsfeld JS, Masoudi FA. The NCDR CathPCI Registry: a US national perspective on care and outcomes for percutaneous coronary intervention. Heart. 2013 Mar;99(5):297-303. PubMed PMID: 23322530
  • Daugherty SL, Masoudi FA, Zeng C, Ho PM, Margolis KL, O'Connor PJ, Go AS, Magid DJ. Sex differences in cardiovascular outcomes in patients with incident hypertension. J Hypertens. 2013 Feb;31(2):271-7. PubMed PMID: 23303353
  • Freeman JV, Masoudi FA. Effectiveness of implantable cardioverter defibrillators and cardiac resynchronization therapy in heart failure. Heart Fail Clin. 2013 Jan;9(1):59-77. PubMed PMID: 23168318
  • Mudrick DW, Shah BR, McCoy LA, Lytle BL, Masoudi FA, Federspiel JJ, Cowper PA, Green C, Douglas PS. Patterns of stress testing and diagnostic catheterization after coronary stenting in 250 350 medicare beneficiaries. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Jan 1;6(1):11-9. PubMed PMID: 23074343
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Professional Memberships

  • American College of Cardiology (FACC), Fellow
  • American Heart Association (FAHA), Fellow
  • American College of Physicians (FACP), Fellow
  • American Society of Clinical Investigation, Elected Member

Practice Locations

University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-848-0000

Radiology / Imaging - Anschutz Inpatient Pavilion
12605 E. 16th Ave
Basement
Aurora, CO 80045
720-848-1200

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Cardiology, Board Certification (2001, 2011)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Heart and Circulation - Heart Diseases
  • Heart and Circulation
  • Heart and Circulation - Heart Attack
  • Heart and Circulation - Coronary Disease
  • Heart and Circulation - Circulatory Disorders
  • Heart and Circulation - Cardiomyopathy
  • Heart and Circulation - Heart Diseases - Prevention
  • Heart and Circulation - Heart Failure
  • Heart and Circulation - Heart Valve Diseases
  • Heart and Circulation - High Blood Pressure

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (1992)
Graduate Schools:
  • MSPH, University of Colorado Denver (2001)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BA, Amherst College (MA) (1987)
Internships:
  • University of California (San Francisco) Program (1993)
Residency Programs:
  • University of California (San Francisco) Program, Chief Resident, Internal Medicine (1996)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Cardiovascular Disease (2000)
Languages: English, Spanish
Department: Medicine-Cardiology
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