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Lara Cathleen Kovell MD

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
AddressUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester MA 01655
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    InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
    DivisionCardiovascular Medicine

    InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
    DepartmentObstetrics and Gynecology

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    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, United StatesMD

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    1. Kovell LC, Aurigemma GP. Progressive Adverse Cardiac Remodeling and Obesity: Unwelcome News from "the City That Never Sleeps". J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2019 Oct; 32(10):1326-1330. PMID: 31587757.
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    2. Kovell LC, Yeung EH, Miller ER, Appel LJ, Christenson RH, Rebuck H, Schulman SP, Juraschek SP. Healthy diet reduces markers of cardiac injury and inflammation regardless of macronutrients: Results from the OmniHeart trial. Int J Cardiol. 2019 Aug 02. PMID: 31447226.
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    3. Kovell LC, Ali MT, Hays AG, Metkus TS, Madrazo JA, Corretti MC, Mayer S, Abraham TP, Shapiro EP, Mukherjee M. Corrigendum to Defining the Role of Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Cardiovascular Disease [The American Journal of Cardiology 122 (2018) 1443-1450]. Am J Cardiol. 2019 Feb 15; 123(4):706-707. PMID: 30553511.
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    4. Vaught AJ, Kovell LC, Ouyang P, Mukherjee M, Zakaria S. Reply: Understanding the Complex Link Between Cardiac Function and Pre-Eclampsia. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018 Nov 13; 72(20):2544-2545. PMID: 30442301.
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    5. Sharma K, Vaishnav J, Kalathiya R, Hu JR, Miller J, Shah N, Hill T, Sharp M, Tsao A, Alexander KM, Gupta R, Montemayor K, Kovell L, Chasler JE, Lee YJ, Fine DM, Kass DA, Weiss RG, Thiemann DR, Ndumele CE, Schulman SP, Russell SD. Randomized Evaluation of Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction Patients With Acute Heart Failure and Dopamine: The ROPA-DOP Trial. JACC Heart Fail. 2018 Aug 07. PMID: 30098962.
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    6. Kovell LC, Ali MT, Hays AG, Metkus TS, Madrazo JA, Corretti MC, Mayer SA, Abraham TP, Shapiro EP, Mukherjee M. Defining the Role of Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Cardiovascular Disease. Am J Cardiol. 2018 Jul 19. PMID: 30115421.
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    7. Vaught AJ, Kovell LC, Szymanski LM, Mayer SA, Seifert SM, Vaidya D, Murphy JD, Argani C, O'Kelly A, York S, Ouyang P, Mukherjee M, Zakaria S. Acute Cardiac Effects of Severe Pre-Eclampsia. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018 Jul 03; 72(1):1-11. PMID: 29957219.
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    8. Bajwa RJ, Kovell L, Resar JR, Arbab-Zadeh A, Mandal K, Calkins H, Berger RD. Left atrial appendage occlusion for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation. Clin Cardiol. 2017 Oct; 40(10):825-831. PMID: 28750152.
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    9. Kruse MJ, Kovell L, Kasper EK, Pomper MG, Moller DR, Solnes L, Chen ES, Schindler TH. Myocardial Blood Flow and Inflammatory Cardiac Sarcoidosis. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Feb; 10(2):157-167. PMID: 28109920.
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    10. Kovell LC, Ahmed HM, Misra S, Whelton SP, Prokopowicz GP, Blumenthal RS, McEvoy JW. US Hypertension Management Guidelines: A Review of the Recent Past and Recommendations for the Future. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Dec 07; 4(12). PMID: 26643500; PMCID: PMC4845275.
    11. Kovell LC, Juraschek SP, Russell SD. Stage A Heart Failure Is Not Adequately Recognized in US Adults: Analysis of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, 2007-2010. PLoS One. 2015; 10(7):e0132228. PMID: 26171960; PMCID: PMC4501734.
    12. Juraschek SP, Kovell LC, Miller ER, Gelber AC. Gout, urate-lowering therapy, and uric acid levels among adults in the United States. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2015 Apr; 67(4):588-92. PMID: 25201123; PMCID: PMC4362996.
    13. Makadia S, Simmons T, Augustine S, Kovell L, Harris C, Chibungu A, Parakh K. The diuresis clinic: a new paradigm for the treatment of mild decompensated heart failure. Am J Med. 2015 May; 128(5):527-31. PMID: 25576670.
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    14. Juraschek SP, Kovell LC, Miller ER, Gelber AC. Dose-response association of uncontrolled blood pressure and cardiovascular disease risk factors with hyperuricemia and gout. PLoS One. 2013; 8(2):e56546. PMID: 23460805; PMCID: PMC3584090.
    15. Juraschek SP, Kovell LC, Miller ER, Gelber AC. Association of kidney disease with prevalent gout in the United States in 1988-1994 and 2007-2010. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2013 Jun; 42(6):551-61. PMID: 23312548; PMCID: PMC3754853.
    16. Liu SS, Kovell LC, Horne A, Chang D, Petronis JD, Zakaria S. A novel case of transient right ventricular failure in a patient with respiratory distress. J Intensive Care Med. 2013 May-Jun; 28(3):185-8. PMID: 22547558.
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    17. Kovell LC, Wang J, Ishman SL, Zeitlin PL, Boss EF. Cystic fibrosis and sinusitis in children: outcomes and socioeconomic status. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2011 Jul; 145(1):146-53. PMID: 21493305.
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    18. Juraschek SP, Kovell LC, Childers RE, Chow GV, Hirsch GA. Heart failure with transient left bundle branch block in the setting of left coronary fistula. Cardiol Res Pract. 2011 Feb 07; 2011:786287. PMID: 21331342; PMCID: PMC3038794.
    19. Kotliarova S, Pastorino S, Kovell LC, Kotliarov Y, Song H, Zhang W, Bailey R, Maric D, Zenklusen JC, Lee J, Fine HA. Glycogen synthase kinase-3 inhibition induces glioma cell death through c-MYC, nuclear factor-kappaB, and glucose regulation. Cancer Res. 2008 Aug 15; 68(16):6643-51. PMID: 18701488; PMCID: PMC2585745.
    20. Vernille JP, Kovell LC, Schneider JW. Peptide nucleic acid (PNA) amphiphiles: synthesis, self-assembly, and duplex stability. Bioconjug Chem. 2004 Nov-Dec; 15(6):1314-21. PMID: 15546198.
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