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Mara Slawsky MD, PhD

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionUMass Chan – Baystate Regional Campus
DepartmentMedicine at UMass Chan - Baystate
AddressBaystate Health Regional Campus
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield MA 01199
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    Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY, United StatesBABiology
    Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, United StatesMD
    Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, United StatesPHDBiological Sciences

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    1. Pasupula DK, Bhat AG, Siddappa Malleshappa SK, Lotfi A, Slawsky M, Buffer S, Pack Q, Saba S. Trends and Predictors of 30-day Readmission Among Patients Hospitalized with Infective Endocarditis in the United States. Cureus. 2019 Jun 21; 11(6):e4962. PMID: 31453034.
    2. Lagu T, Pekow PS, Stefan MS, Shieh MS, Pack QR, Kashef MA, Atreya AR, Valania G, Slawsky MT, Lindenauer PK. Derivation and Validation of an In-Hospital Mortality Prediction Model Suitable for Profiling Hospital Performance in Heart Failure. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 02 08; 7(4). PMID: 29437604.
      Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    3. Swiryn S, Orlov MV, Benditt DG, DiMarco JP, Lloyd-Jones DM, Karst E, Qu F, Slawsky MT, Turkel M, Waldo AL. Clinical Implications of Brief Device-Detected Atrial Tachyarrhythmias in a Cardiac Rhythm Management Device Population: Results from the Registry of Atrial Tachycardia and Atrial Fibrillation Episodes. Circulation. 2016 10 18; 134(16):1130-1140. PMID: 27754946.
      Citations: 42     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
    4. Lagu T, Pekow PS, Shieh MS, Stefan M, Pack QR, Kashef MA, Atreya AR, Valania G, Slawsky MT, Lindenauer PK. Validation and Comparison of Seven Mortality Prediction Models for Hospitalized Patients With Acute Decompensated Heart Failure. Circ Heart Fail. 2016 08; 9(8). PMID: 27514749.
      Citations: 31     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    5. Ogunneye O, Rothberg MB, Friderici J, Slawsky MT, Gadiraju VT, Stefan MS. The association between skilled nursing facility care quality and 30-day readmission rates after hospitalization for heart failure. Am J Med Qual. 2015 May; 30(3):205-13. PMID: 24736837.
      Citations: 11     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    6. Hernandez-Montfort JA, Arora S, Slawsky MT. Relaxin for treatment of acute heart failure: making the case for treating targeted patient profiles. Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2013 Sep; 10(3):198-203. PMID: 23836112.
      Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    7. Freda BJ, Slawsky M, Mallidi J, Braden GL. Decongestive treatment of acute decompensated heart failure: cardiorenal implications of ultrafiltration and diuretics. Am J Kidney Dis. 2011 Dec; 58(6):1005-17. PMID: 22014726.
      Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
    8. Valania G, Singh M, Slawsky MT. Targeting hyponatremia and hemodynamics in acute decompensated heart failure: is there a role for vasopressin antagonists? Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2011 Sep; 8(3):198-205. PMID: 21046492.
      Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
    9. Eftekhari H, Islam A, Slawsky M. Aortic valve fibroelastoma presenting with myocardial infarction. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2011 Apr 01; 77(5):716-9. PMID: 21061251.
      Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    10. Orlov MV, Gardin JM, Slawsky M, Bess RL, Cohen G, Bailey W, Plumb V, Flathmann H, de Metz K. Biventricular pacing improves cardiac function and prevents further left atrial remodeling in patients with symptomatic atrial fibrillation after atrioventricular node ablation. Am Heart J. 2010 Feb; 159(2):264-70. PMID: 20152225.
      Citations: 21     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    11. Slawsky MT, Givertz MM. Rolofylline: a selective adenosine 1 receptor antagonist for the treatment of heart failure. Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2009 Feb; 10(2):311-22. PMID: 19236201.
      Citations: 12     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
    12. Sethi PS, Hiser W, Gaffar H, Jiang L, Islam A, Bhatnagar N, Slawsky M. Fatal pheochromocytoma crisis precipitated by dobutamine stress echocardiography. Eur J Echocardiogr. 2008 Nov; 9(6):819-21. PMID: 18579490.
      Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
    13. Chang BH, Hendricks A, Zhao Y, Rothendler JA, LoCastro JS, Slawsky MT. A relaxation response randomized trial on patients with chronic heart failure. J Cardiopulm Rehabil. 2005 May-Jun; 25(3):149-57. PMID: 15931018.
      Citations: 10     Fields:    Translation:HumansCTClinical Trials
    14. Chang BH, Hendricks AM, Slawsky MT, Locastro JS. Patient recruitment to a randomized clinical trial of behavioral therapy for chronic heart failure. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2004 Apr 17; 4:8. PMID: 15090073.
      Citations: 27     Fields:    Translation:HumansCTClinical Trials
    15. Chang BH, Jones D, Hendricks A, Boehmer U, Locastro JS, Slawsky M. Relaxation response for Veterans Affairs patients with congestive heart failure: results from a qualitative study within a clinical trial. Prev Cardiol. 2004; 7(2):64-70. PMID: 15133373.
      Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:HumansCTClinical Trials
    16. Brooks WW, Conrad CH, Nedder AP, Bing OH, Slawsky MT. Thoracic massage permits use of echocardiography in unanesthetized rats. Comp Med. 2003 Jun; 53(3):288-92. PMID: 12868574.
      Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Animals
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