Firas Zahr

Assistant Professor

  • 335 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
20052019

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Research Output

  • 335 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
  • 26 Article
  • 4 Editorial
  • 2 Review article
  • 1 Chapter
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2019

Clinical and Echocardiographic Predictors of Outcomes in Patients With Moderate (Mean Transvalvular Gradient 20 to 40 mm Hg) Aortic Stenosis

Murphy, K. R., Khan, O. A., Rassa, A. C., Elman, M. R., Chadderdon, S. M., Song, H. K., Golwala, H., Cigarroa, J. E. & Zahr, F. E., Dec 15 2019, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 124, 12, p. 1924-1931 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Meta-Analysis of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Low-Risk Patients

Kheiri, B., Osman, M., Bakhit, A., Radaideh, Q., Barbarawi, M., Zayed, Y., Golwala, H., Zahr, F., Stone, G. W. & Bhatt, D. L., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Transcatheter Double Valve Replacement of an Aortic and Mitral Valve in the Native Annulus

Zahr, F., Atari, O., Horwitz, P. A. & Bashir, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

1-Year Outcomes of Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement in Patients With Severe Mitral Annular Calcification

Guerrero, M., Urena, M., Himbert, D., Wang, D. D., Eleid, M., Kodali, S., George, I., Chakravarty, T., Mathur, M., Holzhey, D., Pershad, A., Fang, H. K., O'Hair, D., Jones, N., Mahadevan, V. S., Dumonteil, N., Rodés-Cabau, J., Piazza, N., Ferrari, E., Ciaburri, D. & 37 others, Nejjari, M., DeLago, A., Sorajja, P., Zahr, F., Rajagopal, V., Whisenant, B., Shah, P. B., Sinning, J. M., Witkowski, A., Eltchaninoff, H., Dvir, D., Martin, B., Attizzani, G. F., Gaia, D., Nunes, N. S. V., Fassa, A. A., Kerendi, F., Pavlides, G., Iyer, V., Kaddissi, G., Witzke, C., Wudel, J., Mishkel, G., Raybuck, B., Wang, C., Waksman, R., Palacios, I., Cribier, A., Webb, J., Bapat, V., Reisman, M., Makkar, R., Leon, M., Rihal, C., Vahanian, A., O'Neill, W. & Feldman, T., May 1 2018, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 71, 17, p. 1841-1853 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

Early post-approval experience with transcatheter aortic valve replacement in the USA

Burg, J. M., Fino, N. F., Tibayan, F. F., Rodriguez, V., Raman, J., Zahr, F. & Song, H., Aug 1 2018, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery. 59, 4, p. 619-625 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Management of Late Paravalvular Leak after Transcatheter Valve Placement in Calcified Mitral Annulus

Macfie, R., Song, H., Bruch, G., Chadderdon, S. & Zahr, F., Jan 1 2018, In : The Journal of heart valve disease. 27, 1, p. 117-119 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prevalence and Outcomes of Mitral Stenosis in Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Findings From the Society of Thoracic Surgeons/American College of Cardiology Transcatheter Valve Therapies Registry

Joseph, L., Bashir, M., Xiang, Q., Yerokun, B. A., Matsouaka, R. A., Vemulapalli, S., Kapadia, S., Cigarroa, J. & Zahr, F., Apr 9 2018, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions. 11, 7, p. 693-702 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2017

Simultaneous transfemoral aortic and transseptal mitral valve replacement utilising SAPIEN 3 valves in native aortic and mitral valves

Bashir, M., Sigurdsson, G., Horwitz, P. A. & Zahr, F., 2017, In : EuroIntervention. 12, 13, p. 1649-1652 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2016

Percutaneous extraction of a pulmonary artery catheter inadvertently sewn to the right atrial wall

Rasmussen, T. P., Goldsmith, G., Zahr, F., Bhama, J. K. & Bhave, P. D., Nov 1 2016, In : HeartRhythm Case Reports. 2, 6, p. 511-513 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trends in hospitalization for takotsubo cardiomyopathy in the United States

Khera, R., Light-Mcgroary, K. A., Zahr, F., Horwitz, P. A. & Girotra, S., Feb 1 2016, In : American Heart Journal. 172, p. 53-63 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations
2012

Effect of coronary occlusion on intracardiac electrogram morphology

Mendenhall, G. S., Zahr, F., Bhattacharya, S., Toma, C. & Saba, S., Oct 1 2012, In : Europace. 14, 10, p. 1524-1531 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Impact of anemia on platelet response to clopidogrel in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary stenting

Toma, C., Zahr, F., Moguilanski, D., Grate, S., Semaan, R. W., Lemieux, N., Lee, J. S., Cortese-Hassett, A., Mulukutla, S., Rao, S. V. & Marroquin, O. C., Apr 15 2012, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 109, 8, p. 1148-1153 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
2011

Obese patients and mechanical circulatory support: Weight loss, adverse events, and outcomes

Zahr, F., Genovese, E., Mathier, M., Shullo, M., Lockard, K., Zomak, R., McNamara, D., Toyoda, Y., Kormos, R. L. & Teuteberg, J. J., Oct 1 2011, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 92, 4, p. 1420-1426 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations
2010

Late Bacterial Endocarditis of an Amplatzer Atrial Septal Defect Occluder Device

Zahr, F., Katz, W. E., Toyoda, Y. & Anderson, W. D., Jan 15 2010, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 105, 2, p. 279-280 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations
2008

Phasic coronary blood flow patterns in dogs vs. pigs: An acute ischemic heart study

Ootaki, Y., Ootaki, C., Kamohara, K., Akiyama, M., Zahr, F., Kopcak, M. W., Dessoffy, R. & Fukamachi, K., Oct 1 2008, In : Medical Science Monitor. 14, 10, p. BR193-BR197

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Preoperative Risk Factors for Mortality After Biventricular Assist Device Implantation

Zahr, F., Ootaki, Y., Starling, R. C., Smedira, N. G., Yamani, M., Thuita, L. & Fukamachi, K., Dec 1 2008, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure. 14, 10, p. 844-849 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2007

Impact of left atrial appendage exclusion on left atrial function

Kamohara, K., Popović, Z. B., Daimon, M., Martin, M., Ootaki, Y., Akiyama, M., Zahr, F., Cingoz, F., Ootaki, C., Kopcak, M. W., Dessoffy, R., Liu, J., Thomas, J. D., Gillinov, A. M. & Fukamachi, K., Jan 1 2007, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 133, 1, p. 174-181 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Ventral cardiac denervation increased right coronary arterial blood flow

Ootaki, Y., Kamohara, K., Akiyama, M., Zahr, F., Kopcak, M. W., Dessoffy, R. & Fukamachi, K., Jan 18 2007, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 114, 3, p. 309-314 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

A young man with unexplained dyspnea

Zahr, F., Mehta, A. C. & Minai, O. A., Jun 1 2006, In : Cleveland Clinic journal of medicine. 73, 6, p. 554-556 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2005

A novel device for left atrial appendage exclusion

Kamohara, K., Fukamachi, K., Ootaki, Y., Akiyama, M., Zahr, F., Kopcak, M. W., Dessoffy, R., Popović, Z. B., Daimon, M., Cosgrove, D. M. & Marc Gillinov, A., Dec 1 2005, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 130, 6, p. 1639-1644 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Development of a small implantable right ventricular assist device

Fukamachi, K., Horvath, D. J., Massiello, A. L., Ootaki, Y., Kamohara, K., Akiyama, M., Zahr, F., Kopcak, M. W., Dessoffy, R., Chen, J. F., Benefit, S. & Golding, L. A. R., Nov 1 2005, In : ASAIO Journal. 51, 6, p. 730-735 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Initial in vivo evaluation of the DexAide right ventricular assist device

Ootaki, Y., Kamohara, K., Akiyama, M., Zahr, F., Kopcak, M. W., Dessoffy, R., Massiello, A., Horvath, D., Chen, J. F., Benefit, S., Golding, L. A. R. & Fukamachi, K., Nov 1 2005, In : ASAIO Journal. 51, 6, p. 739-742 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

in vitro performance of the novel coronary sinus AutoRetroPerfusion Cannula

Navia, J. L., Zahr, F., Fukamachi, K., Goodin, M., Ragaller, P., Chen, J. F., Kopcak, M. W., Dessoffy, R., Ootaki, Y., Kamohara, K., Akiyama, M., Gutierrez, A., Navia, J. A., Atik, F. & Cosgrove, D. M., Nov 1 2005, In : ASAIO Journal. 51, 6, p. 686-691 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Performance and reliability of the CPB/ECMO initiative forward lines casualty management system

Casas, F., Reeves, A., Dudzinski, D., Weber, S., Lorenz, M., Akiyama, M., Kamohara, K., Kopcak, M., Ootaki, Y., Zahr, F., Sinkewich, M., Foster, R., Fukamachi, K. & Smith, W. A., Nov 1 2005, In : ASAIO Journal. 51, 6, p. 681-685 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Phasic coronary blood flow pattern during a continuous flow left ventricular assist support

Ootaki, Y., Kamohara, K., Akiyama, M., Zahr, F., Kopcak, M. W., Dessoffy, R. & Fukamachi, K., Nov 1 2005, In : European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery. 28, 5, p. 711-716 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations