Research/Scholarly Activities

Division Statement  | Faculty | Research/Scholarly Activities |  Fellowship | Quillen ETSU Physicians

Scholarship in the Division of Cardiology

The Division of Cardiology is committed to research and scholarly activities. The faculty pursue a broad range of interests, with robust expertise in the area of congestive heart failure and its evaluation and treatment. Division members have been heavily involved in professional organizations dedicated to excellence in research and scholarship. Research interests within the division include:

Cardiology fellows also are given dedicated research time, and scholarly activities have been a primary focus in our fellowship training. Monthly research conferences dedicated to research and scholarly activities of the program emphasize the key relationship between clinical care and scholarship.

Recent Publications by the Division include:

Abdo AS, Geraci SA. Significance of elevated cardiac troponin I in patients with diabetic ketoacidosis. J.Miss.State Med.Assoc. 2013 May;54(5):127-30.

Ahmad S, Geraci SA, Koch CA. Thyroid disease in pregnancy: (Women's Health Series). South.Med.J. 2013 Sep;106(9):532-8.

Ashley KE, Geraci SA. Ischemic heart disease in women. South.Med.J. 2013 Jul;106(7):427-33.

Beard WL, Long RC, Geraci SA. Palliative care for the terminal heart failure patient. J.Miss.State Med.Assoc. 2014 Jan;55(1):4-10.

Burnett A, Abdo AS, Geraci SA. Geriatrics: (women's health series). South.Med.J. 2013 Nov;106(11):631-6.

Burton MJ, Brock JB, Geraci SA. Women with chronic hepatitis C virus infection: recommendations for clinical practice. South.Med.J. 2013 Jul;106(7):422-6.

Gangadharan V, Bhatheja S, Al BK. Kounis syndrome - an atopic monster for the heart. Cardiovasc.Diagn.Ther. 2013 Mar;3(1):47-51.

Gangadharan V, Sharma D, Ramu V, Paul T. Too much exercise: right ventricular outflow tract tachycardia. Am.J.Med. 2014 Mar;127(3):205-8.

Geraci TS, Geraci SA. Authors' response. South.Med.J. 2013 Oct;106(10):594-5.

Geraci TS, Geraci SA. Considerations in women with hypertension. South.Med.J. 2013 Jul;106(7):434-8.

Graham PD, Thigpen SC, Geraci SA. Lung cancer in women.South.Med.J. 2013 Oct;106(10):582-7.

Guild CS, deShazo M, Geraci SA. Negative predictive value of cardiac troponin for predicting adverse cardiac events following blunt chest trauma. South.Med.J. 2014 Jan;107(1):52-6.

Gyamlani G, Geraci SA. Kidney disease in pregnancy: (Women's Health Series). South.Med.J. 2013 Sep;106(9):519-25.

Horn M, Geraci SA. Polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescents: (women's health series). South.Med.J. 2013 Oct;106(10):570-6.

Kelley JL, Ozment TR, Li C, Schweitzer JB, Williams DL. Scavenger receptor-A (CD204): a two-edged sword in health and disease. Crit Rev.Immunol. 2014;34(3):241-61.

Khalessi AA, Fargen KM, Lavine S, Mocco J. Commentary: Societal statement on recent acute stroke intervention trials: results and implications. Neurosurgery 2013 Aug;73(2):E375-E379.

Lavine SJ. Diastolic filling patterns and the valsalva maneuver. Cardiology 2014;128(4):352-4.

Liu X, Tsilimingras D, Paul TK. Prevalence and changes of untreated isolated systolic hypertension among non-Hispanic black adults in the United States. Hypertens.Res. 2014 Jul;37(7):685-91.

Mamudu HM, Paul TK, Veeranki SP, Budoff M. The effects of coronary artery calcium screening on behavioral modification, risk perception, and medication adherence among asymptomatic adults: A systematic review. Atherosclerosis 2014 Oct;236(2):338-50.

Nickens MA, Long RC, Geraci SA. Cardiovascular disease in pregnancy: (women's health series). South.Med.J. 2013 Nov;106(11):624-30.

Raulston JE, Davis CH, Paul TR, Hobbs JD, Wyrick PB. Surface accessibility of the 70-kilodalton Chlamydia trachomatis heat shock protein following reduction of outer membrane protein disulfide bonds. Infect.Immun. 2002 Feb;70(2):535-43.

Sanders S, Geraci SA. Osteoporosis in postmenopausal women: considerations in prevention and treatment: (women's health series). South.Med.J. 2013 Dec;106(12):698-706.

Sussman E, Kellner C, McDowell M, Yang P, Nelson E, Greenberg S, Sahlein D, Lavine S, Meyers P, Connolly ES. Endovascular thrombectomy following acute ischemic stroke: a single-center case series and critical review of the literature. Brain Sci. 2013;3(2):521-39.

Tamanna S, Geraci SA. Major sleep disorders among women: (women's health series). South.Med.J. 2013 Aug;106(8):470-8.

Yancy CW, Jessup M, Bozkurt B, Butler J, Casey DE, Jr., Drazner MH, Fonarow GC, Geraci SA, Horwich T, Januzzi JL, et al. 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-e239.

Yancy CW, Jessup M, Bozkurt B, Butler J, Casey DE, Jr., Drazner MH, Fonarow GC, Geraci SA, Horwich T, Januzzi JL, et al. 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-e327.

Yancy CW, Jessup M, Bozkurt B, Butler J, Casey DE, Jr., Drazner MH, Fonarow GC, Geraci SA, Horwich T, Januzzi JL, et al. 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.