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Ralph Brindis, MD, MPH

TitleProfessor
SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
DepartmentMedicine
Address505 Parnassus Ave, Moffitt
San Francisco CA 94143
Phone240-418-5341
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    Massachusetts Institute of technology, Cambridge MABS1971Biology
    UCLA, Los AngelesM.P.H.1972Environmental Sciences
    Emory School of Medicine, Atlanta, GAMD1977Medicine
    UCSF, San Francisco1980Internal Medicine Residency
    UCSF, San Francisco1983Fellowship-Cardiology
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    UCLA2016UCLA Fielding School of Public Health Hall of Fame
    ACC2011Master designation, American College of Cardiology
    ACC California Chapter2011ACC California Chapter Elliott Rappaport Cardiologist of the Year
    Columbian Cardiac Society2011Honorary Fellow
    Spanish Cardiology Society2010Gold Medal
    Sociedad Argentina de Cardiologia2010Miembro Correspondiente Extranjero
    Northern California Kaiser Permanente2010Morris F. Collen Permanente Medical Group Lifetime Research Award
    American College of Cardiology2007ACC Distinguished Fellowship Award
    FDA2007Special Recognition Award FDA-CDRH
    UCSF2002Professor of Medicine teacher of the Year Award, Association of Clinical faculty
    UCSF Medical School Graduation1989Henry J Kaiser Award-Outstanding Clinical Professor in Medicine
    Emory Medical School1977Summa Cum Laude
    Emory Medical School1972Alpha Omega Alpha
    UCLA School of Public Health1972Delta Omega Public Health Honor Society

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    Dr. Brindis is a Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco and serves on the affiliate faculty of the Phil R. Lee Institute of Health Policy Studies at UCSF. He presently is the Senior Medical Officer, External Affairs, for the ACC National Cardiovascular Registry (ACC-NCDR). Dr. Brindis was the President of the American College of Cardiology (ACC) from 2010 to 2011 and the Senior Advisor for Cardiovascular Disease for the Northern California Kaiser Permanente Medical Group from 2003 to 2012. He received his undergrad education at MIT and has a Master's Degree in Public Health from UCLA. He graduated Emory Medical School Summa Cum Laude. All of his graduate medical training was performed at UCSF as a Resident and Chief Resident in Internal Medicine and then as a Cardiology Fellow.
    Dr. Brindis has served previously as the ACC Governor of Northern California and as Past President of the California Chapter of the ACC. Dr. Brindis is past Chair of the ACC-NCDR Management Board now overseeing ten cardiovascular national registries assessing cardiac catheterization and angioplasty, implantable defibrillators, carotid stenting, percutaneous valve implantation, acute coronary syndromes, ambulatory cardiovascular medical management and congenital heart disease. He is past Chair of the ACC Appropriateness Use Criteria Task Force developing appropriateness criteria for non-invasive testing and coronary revascularization procedures in cardiovascular disease. He has also served as Chair of the ACC Quality Strategic Directions Committee. Presently he serves on the ACC/AHA Task Force for Clinical Practice Guidelines and the ACC Clinical Quality Committee. Dr. Brindis was the 2007 recipient of the national ACC Distinguished Fellow Award and granted the Master’s designation of the ACC in 2011. In 2016 he was inducted into the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health Hall of Fame.
    Dr. Brindis is active as a volunteer in the American Heart Association (AHA) having served on the California Affiliate Board and previously as President and member of the Board of the AHA San Francisco Division. Dr. Brindis is the Chair of the Cardiac Advisory Panel of the State of California OSHPD initiative overseeing public reporting of hospital and physician specific CABG mortality along with serving on the Advisory Board of California’s State Pilot program for PCI without surgical on-site capability. Dr. Brindis presently serves as a special government consultant on the FDA medical advisory panel for circulatory devices and has previously served as a panelist for MEDCAC. He presently serves on FDA’s MDEpiNet National Registries Task Force, a public private partnership implementing innovative Post-market medical device surveillance strategies. Dr. Brindis serves as a panel member for the California Technology Assessment Forum (CTAF). He is performing consultative work with the Stanford Clinical Excellence Research Center assessing value in healthcare along with serving on the steering committee of SMARTCare, a CMMI project implementing innovative quality CV care for patients with ischemic heart disease. Dr. Brindis has well over one hundred and forty publications in peer reviewed cardiovascular journals.

    Dr. Brindis is a general adult cardiologist following a career as an interventional cardiologist presently performing CCU and consultative cardiology with the UCSF medical residency and cardiology fellowship program. His major interest in process measures and outcomes assessment in cardiovascular care had led to helping create and implement various Cardiovascular Guidelines for Northern California Kaiser Permanente.

    Dr. Brindis is married to Dr. Claire Brindis, Director of the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies and the Director of the Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health both at UCSF. Their son Seth is an Emergency Medicine Pediatrician and son Daniel is an environmental lawyer employed by Greenpeace. Dr. Brindis swims on the USF Masters Swim Team and enjoys fine wine and too infrequent golf.


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    1. Holmes DR, Brennan JM, Rumsfeld JS, Dai D, O'Brien SM, Vemulapalli S, Edwards FH, Carroll J, Shahian D, Grover F, Tuzcu EM, Peterson ED, Brindis R, Mack MJ. Clinical outcomes at 1 year following transcatheter aortic valve replacement. JAMA. 2015 Mar 10; 313(10):1019-28. PMID: 25756438.
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    2. Yeh RW, Czarny MJ, Normand SL, Kereiakes DJ, Holmes DR, Brindis R, Weaver WD, Rumsfeld JS, Roe MT, Kim S, Driscoll-Shempp P, Mauri L. Evaluating the generalizability of a large streamlined cardiovascular trial: comparing hospitals and patients in the dual antiplatelet therapy study versus the National Cardiovascular Data Registry. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2015 Jan; 8(1):96-102. PMID: 25399847; PMCID: PMC4303486 [Available on 01/01/16].
    3. Fihn SD, Blankenship JC, Alexander KP, Bittl JA, Byrne JG, Fletcher BJ, Fonarow GC, Lange RA, Levine GN, Maddox TM, Naidu SS, Ohman EM, Smith PK, Anderson JL, Halperin JL, Albert NM, Bozkurt B, Brindis R, Curtis LH, DeMets D, Guyton RA, Hochman JS, Kovacs RJ, Ohman EM, Pressler SJ, Sellke FW, Shen WK. 2014 ACC/AHA/AATS/PCNA/SCAI/STS focused update of the guideline for the diagnosis and management of patients with stable ischemic heart disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines, and the American Association for Thoracic Surgery, Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, and Society of Thoracic Surgeons. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Mar; 149(3):e5-23. PMID: 25827388.
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    4. Brennan JM, Holmes DR, Sherwood MW, Edwards FH, Carroll JD, Grover FL, Tuzcu EM, Thourani V, Brindis R, Shahian DM, Svensson LG, O'Brien SM, Shewan CM, Hewitt K, Gammie JS, Rumsfeld JS, Peterson ED, Mack MJ. The association of transcatheter aortic valve replacement availability and hospital aortic valve replacement volume and mortality in the United States. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Dec; 98(6):2016-22; discussion 2022. PMID: 25443009.
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    5. Amsterdam EA, Wenger NK, Brindis R, Casey DE, Ganiats TG, Holmes DR, Jaffe AS, Jneid H, Kelly RF, Kontos MC, Levine GN, Liebson PR, Mukherjee D, Peterson ED, Sabatine MS, Smalling RW, Zieman SJ. 2014 AHA/ACC guideline for the management of patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. Circulation. 2014 Dec 23; 130(25):e344-426. PMID: 25249585.
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    6. Amsterdam EA, Wenger NK, Brindis R, Casey DE, Ganiats TG, Holmes DR, Jaffe AS, Jneid H, Kelly RF, Kontos MC, Levine GN, Liebson PR, Mukherjee D, Peterson ED, Sabatine MS, Smalling RW, Zieman SJ. 2014 AHA/ACC Guideline for the Management of Patients with Non-ST-Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Dec 23; 64(24):e139-228. PMID: 25260718.
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    7. Amsterdam EA, Wenger NK, Brindis R, Casey DE, Ganiats TG, Holmes DR, Jaffe AS, Jneid H, Kelly RF, Kontos MC, Levine GN, Liebson PR, Mukherjee D, Peterson ED, Sabatine MS, Smalling RW, Zieman SJ. 2014 AHA/ACC guideline for the management of patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes: executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. Circulation. 2014 Dec 23; 130(25):2354-94. PMID: 25249586.
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    8. Jacobs AK, Anderson JL, Halperin JL, Anderson JL, Halperin JL, Albert NM, Bozkurt B, Brindis R, Curtis LH, DeMets D, Fleisher LA, Gidding S, Hochman JS, Kovacs RJ, Ohman EM, Pressler SJ, Sellke FW, Shen WK, Wijeysundera DN. The evolution and future of ACC/AHA clinical practice guidelines: a 30-year journey: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on practice guidelines. Circulation. 2014 Sep 30; 130(14):1208-17. PMID: 25092464.
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    9. Nishimura RA, Otto CM, Bonow RO, Carabello BA, Erwin JP, Guyton RA, O'Gara PT, Ruiz CE, Skubas NJ, Sorajja P, Sundt TM, Thomas JD, Anderson JL, Halperin JL, Albert NM, Bozkurt B, Brindis R, Creager MA, Curtis LH, DeMets D, Guyton RA, Hochman JS, Kovacs RJ, Ohman EM, Pressler SJ, Sellke FW, Shen WK, Stevenson WG, Yancy CW. 2014 AHA/ACC guideline for the management of patients with valvular heart disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Jul; 148(1):e1-e132. PMID: 24939033.
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    10. Hsiue PP, Gregson AL, Injean P, Vangala S, Brindis R, Shemin RJ, Shahian DM, Miller LG, Shapiro MF, Benharash P, McKinnell JA. Variation in antibiotic prophylaxis selection for coronary artery bypass graft procedures in an era of increasing methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus prevalence. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Jun; 35(6):737-40. PMID: 24799655; PMCID: PMC4169278.
    11. Injean P, McKinnell JA, Hsiue PP, Vangala S, Miller LG, Benharash P, Brindis R, Gregson AL. Survey of preoperative infection prevention for coronary artery bypass graft procedures. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Jun; 35(6):736-7. PMID: 24799654; PMCID: PMC4169282.
    12. Dehmer GJ, Drozda JP, Brindis R, 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. PMID: 24509280.
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    13. Ronan G, Wolk MJ, Bailey SR, Doherty JU, Douglas PS, Hendel RC, Kramer CM, Min JK, Patel MR, Rosenbaum L, Shaw LJ, Stainback RF, Allen JM, Brindis R, Kramer CM, Shaw LJ, Cerqueira MD, Chen J, Dean LS, Fazel R, Hundley WG, Itchhaporia D, Kligfield P, Lockwood R, Marine JE, McCully RB, Messer JV, O'Gara PT, Shemin RJ, Wann LS, Wong JB, Patel MR, Kramer CM, Bailey SR, Brown AS, Doherty JU, Douglas PS, Hendel RC, Lindsay BD, Min JK, Shaw LJ, Stainback RF, Wann LS, Wolk MJ, Allen JM. ACCF/AHA/ASE/ASNC/HFSA/HRS/SCAI/SCCT/SCMR/STS 2013 multimodality appropriate use criteria for the detection and risk assessment of stable ischemic heart disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Appropriate Use Criteria Task Force, American Heart Association, American Society of Echocardiography, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Heart Failure Society of America, Heart Rhythm Society, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance, and Society of Thoracic Surgeons. J Nucl Cardiol. 2014 Feb; 21(1):192-220. PMID: 24374980.
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    14. Wolk MJ, Bailey SR, Doherty JU, Douglas PS, Hendel RC, Kramer CM, Min JK, Patel MR, Rosenbaum L, Shaw LJ, Stainback RF, Allen JM, Brindis R, Kramer CM, Shaw LJ, Cerqueira MD, Chen J, Dean LS, Fazel R, Hundley WG, Itchhaporia D, Kligfield P, Lockwood R, Marine JE, McCully RB, Messer JV, O'Gara PT, Shemin RJ, Wann LS, Wong JB, Patel MR, Kramer CM, Bailey SR, Brown AS, Doherty JU, Douglas PS, Hendel RC, Lindsay BD, Min JK, Shaw LJ, Stainback RF, Wann LS, Wolk MJ, Allen JM. ACCF/AHA/ASE/ASNC/HFSA/HRS/SCAI/SCCT/SCMR/STS 2013 multimodality appropriate use criteria for the detection and risk assessment of stable ischemic heart disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Appropriate Use Criteria Task Force, American Heart Association, American Society of Echocardiography, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Heart Failure Society of America, Heart Rhythm Society, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance, and Society of Thoracic Surgeons. J Card Fail. 2014 Feb; 20(2):65-90. PMID: 24556531.
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    15. Mack MJ, Brennan JM, Brindis R, Carroll J, Edwards F, Grover F, Shahian D, Tuzcu EM, Peterson ED, Rumsfeld JS, Hewitt K, Shewan C, Michaels J, Christensen B, Christian A, O'Brien S, Holmes D. Outcomes following transcatheter aortic valve replacement in the United States. JAMA. 2013 Nov 20; 310(19):2069-77. PMID: 24240934.
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    16. Stone NJ, Robinson JG, Lichtenstein AH, Bairey Merz CN, Blum CB, Eckel RH, Goldberg AC, Gordon D, Levy D, Lloyd-Jones DM, McBride P, Schwartz JS, Shero ST, Smith SC, Watson K, Wilson PW, Eddleman KM, Jarrett NM, LaBresh K, Nevo L, Wnek J, Anderson JL, Halperin JL, Albert NM, Bozkurt B, Brindis R, Curtis LH, DeMets D, Hochman JS, Kovacs RJ, Ohman EM, Pressler SJ, Sellke FW, Shen WK, Smith SC, Tomaselli GF. 2013 ACC/AHA guideline on the treatment of blood cholesterol to reduce atherosclerotic cardiovascular risk in adults: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. Circulation. 2014 Jun 24; 129(25 Suppl 2):S1-45. PMID: 24222016.
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    17. Goff DC, Lloyd-Jones DM, Bennett G, Coady S, D'Agostino RB, Gibbons R, Greenland P, Lackland DT, Levy D, O'Donnell CJ, Robinson JG, Schwartz JS, Shero ST, Smith SC, Sorlie P, Stone NJ, Wilson PW, Jordan HS, Nevo L, Wnek J, Anderson JL, Halperin JL, Albert NM, Bozkurt B, Brindis R, Curtis LH, DeMets D, Hochman JS, Kovacs RJ, Ohman EM, Pressler SJ, Sellke FW, Shen WK, Smith SC, Tomaselli GF. 2013 ACC/AHA guideline on the assessment of cardiovascular risk: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. Circulation. 2014 Jun 24; 129(25 Suppl 2):S49-73. PMID: 24222018.
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    18. Eckel RH, Jakicic JM, Ard JD, de Jesus JM, Houston Miller N, Hubbard VS, Lee IM, Lichtenstein AH, Loria CM, Millen BE, Nonas CA, Sacks FM, Smith SC, Svetkey LP, Wadden TA, Yanovski SZ, Kendall KA, Morgan LC, Trisolini MG, Velasco G, Wnek J, Anderson JL, Halperin JL, Albert NM, Bozkurt B, Brindis R, Curtis LH, DeMets D, Hochman JS, Kovacs RJ, Ohman EM, Pressler SJ, Sellke FW, Shen WK, Smith SC, Tomaselli GF. 2013 AHA/ACC guideline on lifestyle management to reduce cardiovascular risk: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. Circulation. 2014 Jun 24; 129(25 Suppl 2):S76-99. PMID: 24222015.
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    19. Jensen MD, Ryan DH, Apovian CM, Ard JD, Comuzzie AG, Donato KA, Hu FB, Hubbard VS, Jakicic JM, Kushner RF, Loria CM, Millen BE, Nonas CA, Pi-Sunyer FX, Stevens J, Stevens VJ, Wadden TA, Wolfe BM, Yanovski SZ, Jordan HS, Kendall KA, Lux LJ, Mentor-Marcel R, Morgan LC, Trisolini MG, Wnek J, Anderson JL, Halperin JL, Albert NM, Bozkurt B, Brindis R, Curtis LH, DeMets D, Hochman JS, Kovacs RJ, Ohman EM, Pressler SJ, Sellke FW, Shen WK, Smith SC, Tomaselli GF. 2013 AHA/ACC/TOS guideline for the management of overweight and obesity in adults: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines and The Obesity Society. Circulation. 2014 Jun 24; 129(25 Suppl 2):S102-38. PMID: 24222017.
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    20. Fogel RI, Epstein AE, Mark Estes NA, Lindsay BD, DiMarco JP, Kremers MS, Kapa S, Brindis R, Russo AM. The disconnect between the guidelines, the appropriate use criteria, and reimbursement coverage decisions: the ultimate dilemma. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Jan 7-14; 63(1):12-4. PMID: 23916934.
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    21. Cannon CP, Brindis R, Chaitman BR, Cohen DJ, Cross JT, Drozda JP, Fesmire FM, Fintel DJ, Fonarow GC, Fox KA, Gray DT, Harrington RA, Hicks KA, Hollander JE, Krumholz H, Labarthe DR, Long JB, Mascette AM, Meyer C, Peterson ED, Radford MJ, Roe MT, Richmann JB, Selker HP, Shahian DM, Shaw RE, Sprenger S, Swor R, Underberg JA, Van de Werf F, Weiner BH, Weintraub WS. 2013 ACCF/AHA key data elements and definitions for measuring the clinical management and outcomes of patients with acute coronary syndromes and coronary artery disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards (Writing Committee to Develop Acute Coronary Syndromes and Coronary Artery Disease Clinical Data Standards). Crit Pathw Cardiol. 2013 Jun; 12(2):65-105. PMID: 23680811.
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    22. Harold JG, Bass TA, Bashore TM, Brindis R, Brush JE, Burke JA, Dehmer GJ, Deychak YA, Jneid H, Jollis JG, Landzberg JS, Levine GN, McClurken JB, Messenger JC, Moussa ID, Muhlestein JB, Pomerantz RM, Sanborn TA, Sivaram CA, White CJ, Williams ES. ACCF/AHA/SCAI 2013 update of the clinical competence statement on coronary artery interventional procedures: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association/American College of Physicians Task Force on Clinical Competence and Training (Writing Committee to Revise the 2007 Clinical Competence Statement on Cardiac Interventional Procedures). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Jul 23; 62(4):357-96. PMID: 23665367.
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    23. Harold JG, Bass TA, Bashore TM, Brindis R, Brush JE, Burke JA, Dehmer GJ, Deychak YA, Jneid H, Jollis JG, Landzberg JS, Levine GN, McClurken JB, Messenger JC, Moussa ID, Muhlestein JB, Pomerantz RM, Sanborn TA, Sivaram CA, White CJ, Williams ES. ACCF/AHA/SCAI 2013 update of the clinical competence statement on coronary artery interventional procedures: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association/American College of Physicians Task Force on Clinical Competence and Training (writing committee to revise the 2007 clinical competence statement on cardiac interventional procedures). Circulation. 2013 Jul 23; 128(4):436-72. PMID: 23658439.
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    24. Carroll JD, Edwards FH, Marinac-Dabic D, Brindis R, Grover FL, Peterson ED, Tuzcu EM, Shahian DM, Rumsfeld JS, Shewan CM, Hewitt K, Holmes DR, Mack MJ. The STS-ACC transcatheter valve therapy national registry: a new partnership and infrastructure for the introduction and surveillance of medical devices and therapies. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Sep 10; 62(11):1026-34. PMID: 23644082.
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    25. Anderson JL, Halperin JL, Albert NM, Bozkurt B, Brindis R, Curtis LH, DeMets D, Guyton RA, Hochman JS, Kovacs RJ, Ohman EM, Pressler SJ, Sellke FW, Shen WK, Wann LS, Curtis AB, Ellenbogen KA, Estes NA, Ezekowitz MD, Jackman WM, January CT, Lowe JE, Page RL, Slotwiner DJ, Stevenson WG, Tracy CM, Fuster V, Rydén LE, Cannom DS, Crijns HJ, Curtis AB, Ellenbogen KA, Le Heuzey JY, Kay GN, Olsson SB, Prystowsky EN, Tamargo JL, Wann S. Management of patients with atrial fibrillation (compilation of 2006 ACCF/AHA/ESC and 2011 ACCF/AHA/HRS recommendations): a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 May 7; 61(18):1935-44. PMID: 23558044.
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    26. Anderson JL, Halperin JL, Albert NM, Bozkurt B, Brindis R, Curtis LH, DeMets D, Guyton RA, Hochman JS, Kovacs RJ, Ohman EM, Pressler SJ, Sellke FW, Shen WK. Management of patients with peripheral artery disease (compilation of 2005 and 2011 ACCF/AHA guideline recommendations): a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. Circulation. 2013 Apr 2; 127(13):1425-43. PMID: 23457117.
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    27. Hendel RC, Patel MR, Allen JM, Min JK, Shaw LJ, Wolk MJ, Douglas PS, Kramer CM, Stainback RF, Bailey SR, Doherty JU, Brindis R. Appropriate use of cardiovascular technology: 2013 ACCF appropriate use criteria methodology update: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation appropriate use criteria task force. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Mar 26; 61(12):1305-17. PMID: 23433633.
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    28. Cannon CP, Brindis R, Chaitman BR, Cohen DJ, Cross JT, Drozda JP, Fesmire FM, Fintel DJ, Fonarow GC, Fox KA, Gray DT, Harrington RA, Hicks KA, Hollander JE, Krumholz H, Labarthe DR, Long JB, Mascette AM, Meyer C, Peterson ED, Radford MJ, Roe MT, Richmann JB, Selker HP, Shahian DM, Shaw RE, Sprenger S, Swor R, Underberg JA, Van de Werf F, Weiner BH, Weintraub WS. 2013 ACCF/AHA key data elements and definitions for measuring the clinical management and outcomes of patients with acute coronary syndromes and coronary artery disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards (Writing Committee to Develop Acute Coronary Syndromes and Coronary Artery Disease Clinical Data Standards). Circulation. 2013 Mar 5; 127(9):1052-89. PMID: 23357718.
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    29. Cannon CP, Brindis R, Chaitman BR, Cohen DJ, Cross JT, Drozda JP, Fesmire FM, Fintel DJ, Fonarow GC, Fox KA, Gray DT, Harrington RA, Hicks KA, Hollander JE, Krumholz H, Labarthe DR, Long JB, Mascette AM, Meyer C, Peterson ED, Radford MJ, Roe MT, Richmann JB, Selker HP, Shahian DM, Shaw RE, Sprenger S, Swor R, Underberg JA, Van de Werf F, Weiner BH, Weintraub WS. 2013 ACCF/AHA key data elements and definitions for measuring the clinical management and outcomes of patients with acute coronary syndromes and coronary artery disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on clinical data standards (writing committee to develop acute coronary syndromes and coronary artery disease clinical data standards). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Mar 5; 61(9):992-1025. PMID: 23369353.
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    30. Mercado N, Cohen DJ, Spertus JA, Chan PS, House J, Kennedy K, Brindis R, White CJ, Rosenfield KA, Marso SP. Carotid artery stenting of a contralateral occlusion and in-hospital outcomes: results from the CARE (Carotid Artery Revascularization and Endarterectomy) registry. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2013 Jan; 6(1):59-64. PMID: 23347862; PMCID: PMC3951713.
    31. O'Gara PT, Kushner FG, Ascheim DD, Casey DE, Chung MK, de Lemos JA, Ettinger SM, Fang JC, Fesmire FM, Franklin BA, Granger CB, Krumholz HM, Linderbaum JA, Morrow DA, Newby LK, Ornato JP, Ou N, Radford MJ, Tamis-Holland JE, Tommaso CL, Tracy CM, Woo YJ, Zhao DX, Anderson JL, Jacobs AK, Halperin JL, Albert NM, Brindis R, Creager MA, DeMets D, Guyton RA, Hochman JS, Kovacs RJ, Kushner FG, Ohman EM, Stevenson WG, Yancy CW. 2013 ACCF/AHA guideline for the management of ST-elevation myocardial infarction: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Jan 29; 61(4):e78-140. PMID: 23256914.
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    32. O'Gara PT, Kushner FG, Ascheim DD, Casey DE, Chung MK, de Lemos JA, Ettinger SM, Fang JC, Fesmire FM, Franklin BA, Granger CB, Krumholz HM, Linderbaum JA, Morrow DA, Newby LK, Ornato JP, Ou N, Radford MJ, Tamis-Holland JE, Tommaso CL, Tracy CM, Woo YJ, Zhao DX, Anderson JL, Jacobs AK, Halperin JL, Albert NM, Brindis R, Creager MA, DeMets D, Guyton RA, Hochman JS, Kovacs RJ, Kushner FG, Ohman EM, Stevenson WG, Yancy CW. 2013 ACCF/AHA guideline for the management of ST-elevation myocardial infarction: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. Circulation. 2013 Jan 29; 127(4):e362-425. PMID: 23247304.
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    33. O'Gara PT, Kushner FG, Ascheim DD, Casey DE, Chung MK, de Lemos JA, Ettinger SM, Fang JC, Fesmire FM, Franklin BA, Granger CB, Krumholz HM, Linderbaum JA, Morrow DA, Newby LK, Ornato JP, Ou N, Radford MJ, Tamis-Holland JE, Tommaso CL, Tracy CM, Woo YJ, Zhao DX, Anderson JL, Jacobs AK, Halperin JL, Albert NM, Brindis R, Creager MA, DeMets D, Guyton RA, Hochman JS, Kovacs RJ, Kushner FG, Ohman EM, Stevenson WG, Yancy CW. 2013 ACCF/AHA guideline for the management of ST-elevation myocardial infarction: executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Jan 29; 61(4):485-510. PMID: 23256913.
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    34. Hlatky MA, Solomon MD, Shilane D, Leong TK, Brindis R, Go AS. Use of medications for secondary prevention after coronary bypass surgery compared with percutaneous coronary intervention. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Jan 22; 61(3):295-301. PMID: 23246391.
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    35. Jacobs AK, Kushner FG, Ettinger SM, Guyton RA, Anderson JL, Ohman EM, Albert NM, Antman EM, Arnett DK, Bertolet M, Bhatt DL, Brindis R, Creager MA, DeMets DL, Dickersin K, Fonarow GC, Gibbons RJ, Halperin JL, Hochman JS, Koster MA, Normand SL, Ortiz E, Peterson ED, Roach WH, Sacco RL, Smith SC, Stevenson WG, Tomaselli GF, Yancy CW, Zoghbi WA, Harold JG, He Y, Mangu PB, Qaseem A, Sayre MR, Somerfield MR. ACCF/AHA clinical practice guideline methodology summit report: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Jan 15; 61(2):213-65. PMID: 23238451.
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    36. Jacobs AK, Kushner FG, Ettinger SM, Guyton RA, Anderson JL, Ohman EM, Albert NM, Antman EM, Arnett DK, Bertolet M, Bhatt DL, Brindis R, Creager MA, DeMets DL, Dickersin K, Fonarow GC, Gibbons RJ, Halperin JL, Hochman JS, Koster MA, Normand SL, Ortiz E, Peterson ED, Roach WH, Sacco RL, Smith SC, Stevenson WG, Tomaselli GF, Yancy CW, Zoghbi WA. ACCF/AHA clinical practice guideline methodology summit report: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. Circulation. 2013 Jan 15; 127(2):268-310. PMID: 23230312.
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    49. Brindis R. President's page: the state of cardiology is sound: a president's perspective on leaving office. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011 Apr 5; 57(14):1564-6. PMID: 21453837.
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    53. Brindis R, Rodgers GP, Handberg EM. President's page: team-based care: a solution for our health care delivery challenges. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011 Mar 1; 57(9):1123-5. PMID: 21349405.
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    54. Brindis R, Gray HH. The ACC looks globally to tackle cardiovascular disease. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011 Feb 1; 57(5):631-3. PMID: 21272757.
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    58. Brindis R. President's page: cardiovascular professionals: are we knights in shining armor or just knaves and pawns? J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Nov 2; 56(19):1606-8. PMID: 21029878.
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    59. Brindis R, Krumholz HM. President's page: national quality initiatives put ACC's mission into action. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Oct 5; 56(15):1260-2. PMID: 20883935.
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    60. Al-Khatib SM, Calkins H, Eloff BC, Kowey P, Hammill SC, Ellenbogen KA, Marinac-Dabic D, Waldo AL, Brindis R, Wilbur DJ, Jackman WM, Yaross MS, Russo AM, Prystowsky E, Varosy PD, Gross T, Pinnow E, Turakhia MP, Krucoff MW. Developing the Safety of Atrial Fibrillation Ablation Registry Initiative (SAFARI) as a collaborative pan-stakeholder critical path registry model: a Cardiac Safety Research Consortium "Incubator" Think Tank. Am Heart J. 2010 Oct; 160(4):619-26. PMID: 20934554.
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    61. Brindis R, Harrington R. President's page: the ACC reconfirms commitment to transparent relationships with industry. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Sep 7; 56(11):900-2. PMID: 20813288.
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    62. Brindis R, Walsh MN, May DC. Specialist practices as medical homes. N Engl J Med. 2010 Sep 2; 363(10):991; author reply 992-3. PMID: 20809853.
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    63. Krone RJ, Rao SV, Dai D, Anderson HV, Peterson ED, Brown MA, Brindis R, Klein LW, Shaw RE, Weintraub WS. Acceptance, panic, and partial recovery the pattern of usage of drug-eluting stents after introduction in the U.S. (a report from the American College of Cardiology/National Cardiovascular Data Registry). JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Sep; 3(9):902-10. PMID: 20850088.
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    64. Brindis R, Douglas PS. President's page: The ACC encourages multi-pronged approach to radiation safety. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Aug 3; 56(6):522-4. PMID: 20670765.
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    65. Roe MT, Messenger JC, Weintraub WS, Cannon CP, Fonarow GC, Dai D, Chen AY, Klein LW, Masoudi FA, McKay C, Hewitt K, Brindis R, Peterson ED, Rumsfeld JS. Treatments, trends, and outcomes of acute myocardial infarction and percutaneous coronary intervention. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Jul 20; 56(4):254-63. PMID: 20633817.
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    66. Hammill SC, Kremers MS, Stevenson LW, Heidenreich PA, Lang CM, Curtis JP, Wang Y, Berul CI, Kadish AH, Al-Khatib SM, Pina IL, Walsh MN, Mirro MJ, Lindsay BD, Reynolds MR, Pontzer K, Blum L, Masoudi F, Rumsfeld J, Brindis R. Review of the registry's fourth year, incorporating lead data and pediatric ICD procedures, and use as a national performance measure. Heart Rhythm. 2010 Sep; 7(9):1340-5. PMID: 20647056.
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    67. Brindis R, Walsh MN. President's page: Patient-centered cardiovascular care: an ACC initiative. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Jul 6; 56(2):155-7. PMID: 20620731.
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    68. Brindis R, Yancy C. President's page: the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association: a strong, synergistic partnership. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Jun 1; 55(22):2511-3. PMID: 20510221.
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    72. Anderson HV, Rosenfield KA, White CJ, Ho KK, Spertus JA, Jones PG, Tang F, Cates CU, Jaff MR, Koroshetz WJ, Katzan IL, Hopkins LN, Rumsfeld JS, Brindis R. Clinical features and outcomes of carotid artery stenting by clinical expert consensus criteria: a report from the CARE registry. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Mar 1; 75(4):519-25. PMID: 20088016.
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    73. Hendel RC, Cerqueira M, Douglas PS, Caruth KC, Allen JM, Jensen NC, Pan W, Brindis R, Wolk M. A multicenter assessment of the use of single-photon emission computed tomography myocardial perfusion imaging with appropriateness criteria. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Jan 12; 55(2):156-62. PMID: 20117384.
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    74. Dehmer GJ, Brindis R. Non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction treated at hospitals with and without on-site cardiac surgery: what is the important point? JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2009 Oct; 2(10):953-5. PMID: 19850254.
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    77. Roe MT, Chen AY, Cannon CP, Rao S, Rumsfeld J, Magid DJ, Brindis R, Klein LW, Gibler WB, Ohman EM, Peterson ED. Temporal changes in the use of drug-eluting stents for patients with non-ST-Segment-elevation myocardial infarction undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention from 2006 to 2008: results from the can rapid risk stratification of unstable angina patients supress ADverse outcomes with early implementation of the ACC/AHA guidelines (CRUSADE) and acute coronary treatment and intervention outcomes network-get with the guidelines (ACTION-GWTG) registries. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2009 Sep; 2(5):414-20. PMID: 20031871.
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    79. Kutcher MA, Klein LW, Ou FS, Wharton TP, Dehmer GJ, Singh M, Anderson HV, Rumsfeld JS, Weintraub WS, Shaw RE, Sacrinty MT, Woodward A, Peterson ED, Brindis R. Percutaneous coronary interventions in facilities without cardiac surgery on site: a report from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry (NCDR). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2009 Jun 30; 54(1):16-24. PMID: 19555835.
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    80. Douglas PS, Brennan JM, Anstrom KJ, Sedrakyan A, Eisenstein EL, Haque G, Dai D, Kong DF, Hammill B, Curtis L, Matchar D, Brindis R, Peterson ED. Clinical effectiveness of coronary stents in elderly persons: results from 262,700 Medicare patients in the American College of Cardiology-National Cardiovascular Data Registry. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2009 May 5; 53(18):1629-41. PMID: 19406337; PMCID: PMC2841783.
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    83. Klein LW, Kolm P, Xu X, Krone RJ, Anderson HV, Rumsfeld JS, Brindis R, Weintraub WS. A longitudinal assessment of coronary interventional program quality: a report from the American College of Cardiology-National Cardiovascular Data Registry. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2009 Feb; 2(2):136-43. PMID: 19463415.
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    84. Li Z, Kravitz RL, Marcin JP, Romano PS, Rocke DM, Denton TA, Brindis R, Dai J, Amsterdam EA. Survival enhancing indications for coronary artery bypass graft surgery in California. BMC Health Serv Res. 2008; 8:257. PMID: 19087305; PMCID: PMC2621199.
    85. Masoudi FA, Bonow RO, Brindis R, Cannon CP, Debuhr J, Fitzgerald S, Heidenreich PA, Ho KK, Krumholz HM, Leber C, Magid DJ, Nilasena DS, Rumsfeld JS, Smith SC, Wharton TP. ACC/AHA 2008 statement on Performance Measurement and Reperfusion Therapy: a report of the ACC/AHA Task Force on Performance Measures (Work Group to address the challenges of Performance Measurement and Reperfusion Therapy). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2008 Dec 9; 52(24):2100-12. PMID: 19056001.
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    86. Masoudi FA, Bonow RO, Brindis R, Cannon CP, Debuhr J, Fitzgerald S, Heidenreich PA, Ho KK, Krumholz HM, Leber C, Magid DJ, Nilasena DS, Rumsfeld JS, Smith SC, Wharton TP, DeLong E, Estes NA, Goff DC, Grady K, Green LA, Loth AR, Peterson ED, Radford MJ, Rumsfeld JS, Shahian DM. ACC/AHA 2008 statement on performance measurement and reperfusion therapy: a report of the ACC/AHA Task Force on Performance Measures (Work Group to address the challenges of performance measurement and reperfusion therapy). Circulation. 2008 Dec 9; 118(24):2649-61. PMID: 19001026.
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    88. Hammill SC, Kremers MS, Stevenson LW, Kadish AH, Heidenreich PA, Lindsay BD, Mirro MJ, Radford MJ, Wang Y, Curtis JP, Lang CM, Harder JC, Brindis R. Review of the Registry's second year, data collected, and plans to add lead and pediatric ICD procedures. Heart Rhythm. 2008 Sep; 5(9):1359-63. PMID: 18774117.
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    89. Wang TY, Peterson ED, Dai D, Anderson HV, Rao SV, Brindis R, Roe MT. Patterns of cardiac marker surveillance after elective percutaneous coronary intervention and implications for the use of periprocedural myocardial infarction as a quality metric: a report from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry (NCDR). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2008 May 27; 51(21):2068-74. PMID: 18498965.
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    90. White CJ, Anderson HV, Brindis R, Cates CU, Cohen DJ, Ho K, Hopkins LN, Jaff MR, Koroshetz WJ, Rosenfield KA. The Carotid Artery Revascularization and Endarterectomy (CARE) registry: objectives, design, and implications. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2008 May 1; 71(6):721-5. PMID: 18412064.
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    91. Roe MT, Chen AY, Delong ER, Boden WE, Calvin JE, Cairns CB, Smith SC, Pollack CV, Brindis R, Califf RM, Gibler WB, Ohman EM, Peterson ED. Patterns of transfer for patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome from community to tertiary care hospitals. Am Heart J. 2008 Jul; 156(1):185-92. PMID: 18585515.
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    92. Douglas PS, Khandheria B, Stainback RF, Weissman NJ, Peterson ED, Hendel RC, Stainback RF, Blaivas M, Des Prez RD, Gillam LD, Golash T, Hiratzka LF, Kussmaul WG, Labovitz AJ, Lindenfeld J, Masoudi FA, Mayo PH, Porembka D, Spertus JA, Wann LS, Wiegers SE, Brindis R, Douglas PS, Hendel RC, Patel MR, Peterson ED, Wolk MJ, Allen JM. ACCF/ASE/ACEP/AHA/ASNC/SCAI/SCCT/SCMR 2008 Appropriateness Criteria for Stress Echocardiography. A report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Appropriateness Criteria Task Force, American Society of Echocardiography, American College of Emergency Physicians, American Heart Association, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, and Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance endorsed by the Heart Rhythm Society and the Society of Critical Care Medicine. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2008 Apr 1; 71(5):E1-19. PMID: 18314889.
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    93. Shaw LJ, Shaw RE, Merz CN, Brindis R, Klein LW, Nallamothu B, Douglas PS, Krone RJ, McKay CR, Block PC, Hewitt K, Weintraub WS, Peterson ED. Impact of ethnicity and gender differences on angiographic coronary artery disease prevalence and in-hospital mortality in the American College of Cardiology-National Cardiovascular Data Registry. Circulation. 2008 Apr 8; 117(14):1787-801. PMID: 18378615.
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    96. Brener SJ, Milford-Beland S, Roe MT, Bhatt DL, Weintraub WS, Brindis R. Culprit-only or multivessel revascularization in patients with acute coronary syndromes: an American College of Cardiology National Cardiovascular Database Registry report. Am Heart J. 2008 Jan; 155(1):140-6. PMID: 18082505.
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    97. Brindis R, Spertus JA. Specialty cardiac hospitals: how special are they? Circulation. 2007 Nov 13; 116(20):2238-40. PMID: 17998469.
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    98. Dove JT, Brindis R, Fasules JW, Schaeffer JW, Wright JS. President's page: American College of Cardiology's quality leadership influencing health system reform. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2007 Nov 13; 50(20):2016-7. PMID: 17996570.
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    99. Roe MT, Chen AY, Mehta RH, Li Y, Brindis R, Smith SC, Rumsfeld JS, Gibler WB, Ohman EM, Peterson ED. Influence of inpatient service specialty on care processes and outcomes for patients with non ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes. Circulation. 2007 Sep 4; 116(10):1153-61. PMID: 17709638.
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    101. Douglas PS, Khandheria B, Stainback RF, Weissman NJ, Brindis RG, Patel MR, Khandheria B, Alpert JS, Fitzgerald D, Heidenreich P, Martin ET, Messer JV, Miller AB, Picard MH, Raggi P, Reed KD, Rumsfeld JS, Steimle AE, Tonkovic R, Vijayaraghavan K, Weissman NJ, Yeon SB, Brindis RG, Douglas PS, Hendel RC, Patel MR, Peterson E, Wolk MJ, Allen JM. ACCF/ASE/ACEP/ASNC/SCAI/SCCT/SCMR 2007 appropriateness criteria for transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Quality Strategic Directions Committee Appropriateness Criteria Working Group, American Society of Echocardiography, American College of Emergency Physicians, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, and the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance endorsed by the American College of Chest Physicians and the Society of Critical Care Medicine. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2007 Jul 10; 50(2):187-204. PMID: 17616306.
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    102. Douglas PS, Khandheria B, Stainback RF, Weissman NJ, Brindis R, Patel MR, Alpert JS, Fitzgerald D, Heidenreich P, Martin ET, Messer JV, Miller AB, Picard MH, Raggi P, Reed KD, Rumsfeld JS, Steimle AE, Tonkovic R, Vijayaraghavan K, Yeon SB, Hendel RC, Peterson E, Wolk MJ, Allen JM. ACCF/ASE/ACEP/ASNC/SCAI/SCCT/SCMR 2007 appropriateness criteria for transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Quality Strategic Directions Committee Appropriateness Criteria Working Group, American Society of Echocardiography, American College of Emergency Physicians, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, and the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. Endorsed by the American College of Chest Physicians and the Society of Critical Care Medicine. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2007 Jul; 20(7):787-805. PMID: 17617305.
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    103. Peterson ED, Ohman EM, Brindis R, Cohen DJ, Magid DJ. Development of systems of care for ST-elevation myocardial infarction patients: evaluation and outcomes. Circulation. 2007 Jul 10; 116(2):e64-7. PMID: 17538037.
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    104. Tavris DR, Gallauresi BA, Dey S, Brindis R, Mitchel K. Risk of local adverse events by gender following cardiac catheterization. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2007 Feb; 16(2):125-31. PMID: 16981230.
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    105. Brush JE, Krumholz HM, Wright JS, Brindis R, Cacchione JG, Drozda JP, Fasules JW, Flood KB, Garson A, Masoudi FA, McBride T, McKay CR, Messer JV, Mirro MJ, O'Toole MF, Peterson ED, Schaeffer JW, Valentine CM. American College of Cardiology 2006 principles to guide physician pay-for-performance programs: a report of the American College of Cardiology Work Group on Pay for Performance (A Joint Working Group of the ACC Quality Strategic Direction Committee and the ACC Advocacy Committee). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2006 Dec 19; 48(12):2603-9. PMID: 17174211.
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    106. Dehmer GJ, Kutcher MA, Dey SK, Shaw RE, Weintraub WS, Mitchell K, Brindis R. Frequency of percutaneous coronary interventions at facilities without on-site cardiac surgical backup--a report from the American College of Cardiology-National Cardiovascular Data Registry (ACC-NCDR). Am J Cardiol. 2007 Feb 1; 99(3):329-32. PMID: 17261392.
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