Daniel S Yip

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BACKGROUND Pre-orthotopic heart (OHT) serum creatinine correlates with post-OHT outcomes, but there is limited information on the relationship between pre-OHT estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) and adjusted short- and long-term survival and renal outcomes post-OHT. METHODS Using the United Network of Organ Sharing (UNOS) database we estimated(More)
OBJECTIVES Canine-assisted therapy (CAT) has been used in many settings with much success, yet no study has assessed its feasibility and receptiveness in hospitalized patients awaiting heart transplantation. METHODS Patients admitted to our institution with a status I for heart transplantation during a 12-month period (April 2014-April 2015) were(More)
BACKGROUND To determine whether exercise performance changed over time once patients stabilized after heart transplantation, metabolic stress testing was performed in patients one and two yr post-heart transplantation. METHODS The patient cohort includes those transplanted in our program who survived at least two yr and were able to perform metabolic(More)
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