Thomas DiSalvo
Last active: 2/19/2015


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Featured publications are shown below:

  1. Critical pathways: implementation of the Coleman Care Transitions Program in individuals hospitalized with congestive heart failure. Powers JS, Cox Z, Young J, Howell M, DiSalvo T (2014) J Am Geriatr Soc 62(12): 2442-4
    › Primary publication · 25516044 (PubMed)
  2. Perioperative blood product use: a comparison between HeartWare and HeartMate II devices. Haglund NA, Davis ME, Tricarico NM, Ahmad RM, DiSalvo TG, Keebler ME, Schlendorf KH, Wigger MA, Stulak JM, Maltais S (2014) Ann Thorac Surg 98(3): 842-9
    › Primary publication · 25085559 (PubMed)
  3. Does renal dysfunction and method of bridging support influence heart transplant graft survival? Haglund NA, Feurer ID, Dwyer JP, Stulak JM, DiSalvo TG, Keebler ME, Schlendorf KH, Wigger MA, Maltais S (2014) Ann Thorac Surg 98(3): 835-41
    › Primary publication · 25069689 (PubMed)
  4. Are peripherally inserted central catheters associated with increased risk of adverse events in status 1B patients awaiting transplantation on continuous intravenous milrinone? Haglund NA, Cox ZL, Lee JT, Song Y, Keebler ME, DiSalvo TG, Maltais S, Lenihan DJ, Wigger MA (2014) J Card Fail 20(9): 630-7
    › Primary publication · 24954426 (PubMed)
  5. Institutional volume of heart transplantation with left ventricular assist device explantation influences graft survival. Haglund NA, Feurer ID, Ahmad RM, DiSalvo TG, Lenihan DJ, Keebler ME, Schlendorf KH, Stulak JM, Wigger MA, Maltais S (2014) J Heart Lung Transplant 33(9): 931-6
    › Primary publication · 24925183 (PubMed) · PMC4130762 (PubMed Central)
  6. Evidence for right ventricular lipotoxicity in heritable pulmonary arterial hypertension. Hemnes AR, Brittain EL, Trammell AW, Fessel JP, Austin ED, Penner N, Maynard KB, Gleaves L, Talati M, Absi T, Disalvo T, West J (2014) Am J Respir Crit Care Med 189(3): 325-34
    › Primary publication · 24274756 (PubMed) · PMC3977729 (PubMed Central)
  7. Familial dilated cardiomyopathy associated with congenital defects in the setting of a novel VCL mutation (Lys815Arg) in conjunction with a known MYPBC3 variant. Wells QS, Ausborn NL, Funke BH, Pfotenhauer JP, Fredi JL, Baxter S, Disalvo TD, Hong CC (2011) Cardiogenetics 1(1)
    › Primary publication · 24062880 (PubMed) · PMC3779542 (PubMed Central)
  8. Mechanical circulatory support and heart transplantation: donor and recipient factors influencing graft survival. Maltais S, Jaik NP, Feurer ID, Wigger MA, DiSalvo TG, Schlendorf KH, Ahmad RM, Lenihan DJ, Stulak JM, Keebler ME (2013) Ann Thorac Surg 96(4): 1252-1258
    › Primary publication · 23915592 (PubMed)
  9. Contemporary management of tricuspid regurgitation: an updated clinical review. Taylor JT, Chidsey G, Disalvo TG, Byrne JG, Maltais S (2013) Cardiol Rev 21(4): 174-83
    › Primary publication · 23422019 (PubMed)
  10. Stem cell therapy for chronic heart failure: an updated appraisal. Maltais S, Joggerst SJ, Hatzopoulos A, DiSalvo TG, Zhao D, Sung HJ, Wang X, Byrne JG, Naftilan AJ (2013) Expert Opin Biol Ther 13(4): 503-16
    › Primary publication · 23289619 (PubMed) · PMC4928684 (PubMed Central)
  11. Right ventricular plasticity and functional imaging. Brittain EL, Hemnes AR, Keebler M, Lawson M, Byrd BF, Disalvo T (2012) Pulm Circ 2(3): 309-26
    › Primary publication · 23130100 (PubMed) · PMC3487300 (PubMed Central)
  12. Benefits of ambulatory axillary intra-aortic balloon pump for circulatory support as bridge to heart transplant. Umakanthan R, Hoff SJ, Solenkova N, Wigger MA, Keebler ME, Lenneman A, Leacche M, Disalvo TG, Ooi H, Naftilan AJ, Byrne JG, Ahmad RM (2012) J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143(5): 1193-7
    › Primary publication · 22365064 (PubMed)
  13. Familial evaluation for diagnosis of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia. Palmisano BT, Rottman JN, Wells QS, DiSalvo TG, Hong CC (2011) Cardiology 119(1): 47-53
    › Primary publication · 21822014 (PubMed) · PMC3169361 (PubMed Central)
  14. Reduction in mitral regurgitation during therapy guided by measured filling pressures in the ESCAPE trial. Palardy M, Stevenson LW, Tasissa G, Hamilton MA, Bourge RC, Disalvo TG, Elkayam U, Hill JA, Reimold SC, ESCAPE Investigators (2009) Circ Heart Fail 2(3): 181-8
    › Primary publication · 19808338 (PubMed) · PMC2762653 (PubMed Central)
  15. High mortality without ESCAPE: the registry of heart failure patients receiving pulmonary artery catheters without randomization. Allen LA, Rogers JG, Warnica JW, Disalvo TG, Tasissa G, Binanay C, O'Connor CM, Califf RM, Leier CV, Shah MR, Stevenson LW, Escape Investigators and Coordinators (2008) J Card Fail 14(8): 661-9
    › Primary publication · 18926438 (PubMed) · PMC2592194 (PubMed Central)
  16. Using quality improvement methods to improve door-to-balloon time at an academic medical center. Huang RL, Donelli A, Byrd J, Mickiewicz MA, Slovis C, Roumie C, Elasy TA, Dittus RS, Speroff T, Disalvo T, Zhao D (2008) J Invasive Cardiol 20(2): 46-52
    › Primary publication · 18252966 (PubMed)
  17. Characterization and prognostic value of persistent hyponatremia in patients with severe heart failure in the ESCAPE Trial. Gheorghiade M, Rossi JS, Cotts W, Shin DD, Hellkamp AS, PiƱa IL, Fonarow GC, DeMarco T, Pauly DF, Rogers J, DiSalvo TG, Butler J, Hare JM, Francis GS, Stough WG, O'Connor CM (2007) Arch Intern Med 167(18): 1998-2005
    › Primary publication · 17923601 (PubMed)
  18. Survival in biopsy-proven myocarditis: a long-term retrospective analysis of the histopathologic, clinical, and hemodynamic predictors. Magnani JW, Danik HJ, Dec GW, DiSalvo TG (2006) Am Heart J 151(2): 463-70
    › Primary publication · 16442915 (PubMed)
  19. C4d deposition in cardiac allografts correlates with alloantibody. Smith RN, Brousaides N, Grazette L, Saidman S, Semigran M, Disalvo T, Madsen J, Dec GW, Perez-Atayde AR, Collins AB (2005) J Heart Lung Transplant 24(9): 1202-10
    › Primary publication · 16143234 (PubMed)
  20. Health outcomes in decompensated congestive heart failure: a comparison of tertiary hospitals in Brazil and United States. Rohde LE, Clausell N, Ribeiro JP, Goldraich L, Netto R, William Dec G, DiSalvo TG, Polanczyk CA (2005) Int J Cardiol 102(1): 71-7
    › Primary publication · 15939101 (PubMed)
  21. Effects of treatment recommendations and specialist intervention on care provided by primary care physicians to patients with myocardial infarction or heart failure. Guadagnoli E, Normand SL, DiSalvo TG, Palmer RH, McNeil BJ (2004) Am J Med 117(6): 371-9
    › Primary publication · 15380493 (PubMed)
  22. Hospital outcomes in major teaching, minor teaching, and nonteaching hospitals in New York state. Polanczyk CA, Lane A, Coburn M, Philbin EF, Dec GW, DiSalvo TG (2002) Am J Med 112(4): 255-61
    › Primary publication · 11893363 (PubMed)
  23. Pitfalls in assessing the quality of care for patients with cardiovascular disease. DiSalvo TG, Normand SL, Hauptman PJ, Guadagnoli E, Palmer RH, McNeil BJ (2001) Am J Med 111(4): 297-303
    › Primary publication · 11583014 (PubMed)
  24. Underuse of invasive procedures among Medicaid patients with acute myocardial infarction. Philbin EF, McCullough PA, DiSalvo TG, Dec GW, Jenkins PL, Weaver WD (2001) Am J Public Health 91(7): 1082-8
    › Primary publication · 11441735 (PubMed) · PMC1446697 (PubMed Central)
  25. Cessation of platelet-mediated cyclic canine coronary occlusion after thrombolysis by combining nitric oxide inhalation with phosphodiesterase-5 inhibition. Schmidt U, Han RO, DiSalvo TG, Guerrero JL, Gold HK, Zapol WM, Bloch KD, Semigran MJ (2001) J Am Coll Cardiol 37(7): 1981-8
    › Primary publication · 11401142 (PubMed)