Glenn N . Levine

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WRITING COMMITTEE MEMBERS* Glenn N. Levine, MD, FACC, FAHA, Chair, Eric R. Bates, MD, FACC, FAHA, Vice Chair*, James C. Blankenship, MD, FACC, FSCAI, Vice Chair*, Steven R. Bailey, MD, FACC, FSCAI*, John A. Bittl, MD, FACC, Bojan Cercek, MD, FACC, FAHA, Charles E. Chambers, MD, FACC, FSCAI, Stephen G. Ellis, MD, FACC*, Robert A. Guyton, MD, FACC*, Steven M.(More)
The writing committee gratefully acknowledges the memory of Dr. Franc sicians), who died during the development of this document but contribu syndromes. This document was approved by the American College of Cardiology Boa Coordinating Committee in August 2014. The American College of Cardiology requests that this document be cited a Holmes DR Jr, Jaffe AS,(More)
The role of endomyocardial biopsy (EMB) in the diagnosis and treatment of adult and pediatric cardiovascular disease remains controversial, and the practice varies widely even among cardiovascular centers of excellence. A need for EMB exists because specific myocardial disorders that have unique prognoses and treatment are seldom diagnosed by noninvasive(More)
BACKGROUND In the setting of atherosclerosis, endothelial vasomotor function is abnormal. Increased oxidative stress has been implicated as one potential mechanism for this observation. We therefore hypothesized that an antioxidant, ascorbic acid, would improve endothelium-dependent arterial dilation in patients with coronary artery disease. METHODS AND(More)
Glenn N. Levine, MD, FACC, FAHA, Chair†; Eric R. Bates, MD, FACC, FAHA, Vice Chair*†; James C. Blankenship, MD, FACC, FSCAI, Vice Chair*‡; Steven R. Bailey, MD, FACC, FSCAI*‡; John A. Bittl, MD, FACC†§; Bojan Cercek, MD, FACC, FAHA†; Charles E. Chambers, MD, FACC, FSCAI‡; Stephen G. Ellis, MD, FACC*†; Robert A. Guyton, MD, FACC* ; Steven M. Hollenberg, MD,(More)
Advances in magnetic resonance (MR) imaging over the past 2 decades have led to MR becoming an increasingly attractive imaging modality. With the growing number of patients treated with permanent implanted or temporary cardiovascular devices, it is becoming ever more important to clarify safety issues in regard to the performance of MR examinations in(More)
This document was approved by the American College of Cardiology Boa nating Committee, American Association for Thoracic Surgery, Preventive C and Interventions, and Society of Thoracic Surgeons in July 2014. The American College of Cardiology requests that this document be cite Fletcher BJ, Fonarow GC, Lange RA, Levine GN, Maddox TM, Naidu SS, Ohm the(More)
Circulation is available at http://circ.ahajournals.org DOI: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000133 The writing committee gratefully acknowledges the memory of Dr. Francis M. Fesmire (representative of the American College of Emergency Physicians), who died during the development of this document but contributed immensely to our understanding of non–ST-elevation(More)