Stanley Fernandez, right, shares his experience with fellows, including Tim Petrie, encouraging them to share their findings with the scientific community.

Fellow Publications

Our fellows conduct ambitious cardiology research and routinely publish their findings in our field’s leading journals.

View a selection of our fellows’ scholarly activity by publication year:


Nikhil Agrawal   


Agrawal N, Khunger A, Vachhani P et al. Cardiac Toxicity Associated with Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors: Case Series and Review of the Literature. Case Rep Oncol 2019;12:260-276.    

Roshan Karki


Curtis AB, Karki R, Hattoum A, Sharma UC.  Arrhythmias in Patients>/=80 Years of Age: Pathophysiology, Management, and Outcomes.  J Am Coll Cardiol; 71:2041-2057.    

Abhishek Sawant


Khalil C, Pham M, Sawant AC et al. Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio predicts heart failure readmissions and outcomes in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement.  Indian Heart J 2018; 70 Suppl 3:S313-S318.    
Tharmathai Ramanan Bhardwaj A, Ramanan T, Sawant AC et al. Quality of life outcomes in transcatheter aortic valve replacement patients requiring pacemaker implantation. J Arrhythm 2018; 34:441-449.    

Alexander Hattoum

Curtis AB, Hattoum A. The who, how, and why of screening patients for atrial fibrillation: More questions than answers.  Heart Rhythm 2017; 14:962-963.    
James Yossef     Ivanov A, Yossef J, Tailon J et al. Do pulmonary function tests improve risk stratification before cardiothoracic surgery?  J. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2016; 151:1183-9 e3.    
Tharmathai Ramanan

Does manual T-wave window adjustment affect microvolt T-wave alternans results in patients with structural heart disease?  J. Electrocardiol; 2016.  49:967-973.


Jennifer Lang Cimato TR, Palka BA, Lang JK, Young RF. LDL cholesterol modulates human CD34+ HSPCs through effects on proliferation and the IL-17 G-CSF axis. PloS One. 2013; 8(8).
Grzegorz Pietrasik Pietrasik G, Canty JM Jr, Fallavollita JA. Deceleration capacity, not heart rate turbulence, predicts sudden cardiac death in high-risk patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy. Heart Rhythm Journal. 2012; 9(5S).
Grzegorz Pietrasik Brenyo A, Pietrasik G, Barsheshet A, Huang DT, Polonsky B, McNitt S, Moss AJ, Zareba W. QRS fragmentation and the risk of sudden cardiac death in MADIT II. Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. 2012; 23(12).
Grzegorz Pietrasik Pietrasik G, Zareba W. QRS fragmentation: diagnostic and prognostic significance. Cardiology Journal. 2012; 19(2).
Jennifer Lang Lang JK, Sim F, Cimato T. Transcriptional Profiling of Pluripotent Stem-Cell Derived Neuropilin-1+ CD34- Vascular Precursors Reveals Significant Overlap with Ventral Mesoderm and Identifies Signaling Pathways in Differentiation to Vascular Cells. Circulation Research. 2011; 109(AP091).
Jennifer Lang, Stanley Fernandez Lang JK, Fernandez S, Cimato T. Simplified Monolayer Differentiation of Human-Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells to Functional Cardiac Myocytes. Circulation Research. 2011; 109(AP092).
Abdallah Kamouh Kamouh A, Osman MN, Rosenthal N, Blitz A. Erosion of an amplatzer septal occluder device into the aortic root. Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2011; 91(5).
Sridhar Vijayasekaran Vijayasekaran S, Tusovic M, deKemp RA, Canta JM Jr, Fallavollita JA. PET reverse mismatch is common in ischemic cardiomyopathy and not limited to left bundle branch block. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2011; 57(14s1).
Stanley Fernandez, Manreet Basra Fernandez SF, Basra M, Canty JM Jr. Takotsubo cardiomyopathy following initial chemotherapy presenting with syncope and cardiogenic shock - a case report and literature review. Journal of Clinical & Experimental Cardiology. 2011; 2(2).
Dmitriy Kireyev Kireyev D, Arkhipov MV, Zador ST, Paris JA, Boden WE. Clinical utility of aVR-the neglected electrocardiographic lead. Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology. 2010; 15(2).
Brian Page, Dmitriy Kireyev Page BJ, Kireyev D, Boden WE. The role of revascularization versus medical therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and coronary artery disease. Current Diabetes Reports. 2010; 10(1).
Edward Yun Fallovollita JA, Luisi AJ Jr, Yun E, deKemp RA, Canty JM Jr. An abbreviated hyperinsulinemic-euglycemic clamp results in similar myocardial glucose utilization in both diabetic and non-diabetic patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy. Journal of Nuclear Cardiology. 2010; 17(4).
Stanley Fernandez Fernandez SF, Tandar A, Boden WE. Emerging medical treatment for angina pectoris. Expert Opinion on Emerging Drugs. 2010; 15(2).
Mohamad Bourji Bourji M, Suzuki G, Lee TC, Canty JM Jr. Extracardiac injection of plasmid VEGF165 improves myocardial function by stimulating myocytes to re-enter the cell cycle in swine with hibernating myocardium. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2010; 55(10).
Abadallah Kamouh Seif F, Samaha A, Tannous G, Kamouh A, Fares J, Silver R. Acute onset of dyspnea in an HIV patient. 2010; 123(11).
Brian Page Page, B, Young RF, Suzuki G, Qu J, Fallavollita JA, Canty JM Jr. Temporal progression of changes in protein expression and mitochondrial respiration in viable chronically dysfunctional myocardium. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2010; 55(Suppl A).