Juan Aranda, MD

Juan M Aranda, Jr, MD, FACC

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Publications

Ventricular Assist Device Patients Have Different Clinical Outcomes and Altered Patterns of Bleeding with Intracranial Hemorrhage.
ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992)

The use of left ventricular assist devices in the treatment of class IV heart failure patients: what the non-heart failure specialist needs to know.
Cardiology in review

Managing the post-left ventricular assist device patient.
Congestive heart failure (Greenwich, Conn.)

Managing congestive heart failure patient factors in the device era.
Congestive heart failure (Greenwich, Conn.)

Effect of heart transplantation on skeletal muscle metabolic enzyme reserve and fiber type in end-stage heart failure patients.
Clinical transplantation

Utilizing the index for mortality prediction after cardiac transplantation risk score to predict hospital resource consumption.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2020

Severe COVID-19 After Recent Heart Transplantation Complicated by Allograft Dysfunction.
JACC. Case reports
2020

Reply: Advantage of leadless pacemaker over the conventional pacemaker in patients with left ventricular assist device.
Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE
2020

Patterns of emergency department utilization for LVAD patients compared with non-LVAD patients.
International journal of cardiology. Heart & vasculature
2020

Outpatient Intravenous Diuretic Therapy for Acute Heart Failure: A Simplified Solution to a Formidable Problem.
Journal of cardiac failure
2020

Leadless pacemaker use in a patient with a durable left ventricular assist device.
Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE
2020

Hemodynamic effects of ivabradine use in combination with intravenous inotropic therapy in advanced heart failure.
Heart failure reviews
2020

Cardiovascular Considerations for the Internist and Hospitalist in the COVID-19 Era.
The American journal of medicine
2020

Effects of socioeconomic status on clinical outcomes with ventricular assist devices.
Clinical cardiology
2018

Gastrointestinal Bleeding During the Index Hospitalization for Mechanical Circulatory Support Devices Implantation, a Nationwide Perspective.
Digestive diseases and sciences
2017

Left Ventricular Assist Device and Bariatric Surgery: A Bridge to Heart Transplant by Weight and Waiting Time Reduction.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2016

Association Between Bendopnea and Key Parameters of Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in Patients With Advanced Heart Failure.
Journal of cardiac failure
2016

The impact of frailty in older patients with non-ischaemic cardiomyopathy after implantation of cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator.
Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology
2015

Factors Related to Pump Thrombosis With the Heartmate II Left Ventricular Assist Device.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2015

Virus-Derived Immunomodulatory Therapeutics for Heart Transplantation
Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation
2012

The impact of aging on mitochondrial function and biogenesis pathways in skeletal muscle of sedentary high- and low-functioning elderly individuals.
Aging cell
2012

Skeletal muscle apoptotic signaling predicts thigh muscle volume and gait speed in community-dwelling older persons: an exploratory study.
PloS one
2012

Randomized controlled trial of ventricular elastic support therapy in the treatment of symptomatic heart failure: rationale and design.
American heart journal
2012

Enhanced external counterpulsation improves peripheral artery function and glucose tolerance in subjects with abnormal glucose tolerance.
Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985)
2012

Enhanced External Counterpulsation Improves Peripheral Artery Function, Redox Balance, and Insulin Resistance in Patients With Abnormal Glucose Tolerance
Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise
2012

Enhanced External Counterpulsation (Eecp) Increases Glut-4 Protein Expression, Capillary Density and Glucose Tolerance in Patients With Abnormal Glucose Tolerance
The FASEB's Journal
2012

Elective noncardiac surgery in patients with left ventricular assist devices.
Journal of cardiac surgery
2012

A Multivariate Analysis of Clinical Parameters That Affect Gene Expression Profile Assessment of Immune Activation
Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation
2012

Prevalence and Clinical Features of Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction in a Veterans Administration Medical Center

2011

An Exploratory Analysis of the Effects of a Weight Loss Plus Exercise Program On Cellular Quality Control Mechanisms in Older Overweight Women
Rejuvenation Research
2011

Rationale and Design of the Treatment of Hyponatremia Based On Lixivaptan in Nyha Class Iii/IV Cardiac Patient Evaluation (the Balance) Study
Cts-Clinical and Translational Science
2010

Coronary revascularization strategy and outcomes according to blood pressure (from the International Verapamil SR-Trandolapril Study [INVEST]).
The American journal of cardiology
2010

Sociodemographic Barriers To Implementation of Heart Failure Disease Management Within a Veterans Administration Medical Center

2009

Heart Failure-Specific Quality of Life Is Variably Impaired in Veterans With Heart Failure

2009

Extended Mechanical Circulatory Support With a Continuous-Flow Rotary Left Ventricular Assist Device
Journal of the American College of Cardiology
2009

Current trends in heart failure readmission rates: analysis of Medicare data.
Clinical cardiology
2009

Constrictive pericarditis presenting as a calcified anterior cardiac mass.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2009

Characteristics and outcomes of revascularized patients with hypertension: an international verapamil SR-trandolapril substudy.
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979)
2009

Benefit of cardiac resynchronization in elderly patients: results from the Multicenter InSync Randomized Clinical Evaluation (MIRACLE) and Multicenter InSync ICD Randomized Clinical Evaluation (MIRACLE-ICD) trials.
Journal of interventional cardiac electrophysiology : an international journal of arrhythmias and pacing
2009

Appropriate evaluation and treatment of heart failure patients after implantable cardioverter-defibrillator discharge: time to go beyond the initial shock.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology
2009

A Novel Heart Failure Disease Management Strategy Reduces Heart Failure Readmissions in Veterans With Heart Failure

2009

Worldwide surgical experience with the Paracor HeartNet cardiac restraint device.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
2008

Tricuspid annular motion as a predictor of severe right ventricular failure after left ventricular assist device implantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
2008

The Effect of Postural Changes On Intracardiac Filling Pressures
Journal of Cardiac Failure
2008

Telehealth Management of Heart Failure Improves Cardiac Remodeling
Journal of Cardiac Failure
2008

Reoperative cardiac surgery after long-term ventricular support therapy.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
2008

Randomized controlled trial of an implantable continuous hemodynamic monitor in patients with advanced heart failure: the COMPASS-HF study.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology
2008

Incidence, predictors, and outcomes of cardiac pacing after cardiac transplantation: an 11-year retrospective analysis.
Transplantation
2008

Clinical characteristics and outcomes in hypertensive patients of Hispanic descent.
Preventive cardiology
2008

Synergistic polymorphisms of beta1 and alpha2C-adrenergic receptors and the influence on left ventricular ejection fraction response to beta-blocker therapy in heart failure.
Pharmacogenetics and genomics
2007

Relation of beta(2)-adrenoceptor haplotype to risk of death and heart transplantation in patients with heart failure.
The American journal of cardiology
2007

Reducing events in patients with chronic heart failure (REDUCEhf ) study design: continuous hemodynamic monitoring with an implantable defibrillator.
Clinical cardiology
2007

Patient evaluation of ICD recall communication strategies: a vignette study.
Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE
2007

Initial heart rate and systolic blood pressure predict outcomes in chronic heart failure patients who are evaluated for cardiac transplant.
Clinical cardiology
2007

Initial United States experience with the Paracor HeartNet myocardial constraint device for heart failure.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
2007

Effect of sildenafil on pulmonary artery pressure, systemic pressure, and nitric oxide utilization in patients with left ventricular assist devices.
The Annals of thoracic surgery
2007

Cardiac transplantation in patients with anti-phospholipid antibodies.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
2007

Arterial-wave reflections are increased in heart failure patients with a left-ventricular assist device.
American journal of hypertension
2007

Quality of death: implantable cardioverter defibrillators and proactive care.
Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE
2006

Comparison of calcitonin versus calcitonin + resistance exercise as prophylaxis for osteoporosis in heart transplant recipients.
Transplantation
2006

Blood pressure control and cardiovascular outcomes in high-risk Hispanic patients--findings from the International Verapamil SR/Trandolapril Study (INVEST).
American heart journal
2006

Atrial fibrillation as a cause of left ventricular dysfunction after cardiac transplantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
2006

Use of cardiac resynchronization therapy to optimize beta-blocker therapy in patients with heart failure and prolonged QRS duration.
The American journal of cardiology
2005

Management of heart failure after cardiac resynchronization therapy: integrating advanced heart failure treatment with optimal device function.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology
2005

Effect of resistance exercise on skeletal muscle myopathy in heart transplant recipients.
The American journal of cardiology
2005

Early outcomes of a care coordination-enhanced telehome care program for elderly veterans with chronic heart failure.
Telemedicine journal and e-health : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association
2005

Dobutamine-related asthma in a patient awaiting cardiac transplantation: the eosinophilic dilemma.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
2004

Cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with heart failure and conduction abnormalities other than left bundle-branch block: analysis of the Multicenter InSync Randomized Clinical Evaluation (MIRACLE).
Clinical cardiology
2004

Awareness of hypertension and diabetes in the Hispanic community.
Clinical cornerstone
2004

Vascular effects of sildenafil in hypertensive cardiac transplant recipients.
American Journal of Hypertension
2003

Sustained use of nesiritide to aid in bridging to heart transplant.
Clinical cardiology
2003

Resistance exercise training and alendronate reverse glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in heart transplant recipients.
Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation
2003

Images in cardiology: a case of giant left atrium.
Clinical cardiology
2003

Images in cardiology: Infiltrating metastatic cardiac tumor.
Clinical cardiology
2003

Hyperhomocysteinemia in patients with heart failure referred for cardiac transplantation: preliminary observations.
Clinical cardiology
2003

Comparison of dobutamine versus milrinone therapy in hospitalized patients awaiting cardiac transplantation: a prospective, randomized trial.
American heart journal
2003

Angiotensin II blockade: a therapeutic strategy with wide applications.
Clinical cardiology
2003

Ventricular dyssynchrony in dilated cardiomyopathy: the role of biventricular pacing in the treatment of congestive heart failure.
Clinical cardiology
2002

QRS duration variability in patients with heart failure.
American Journal of Cardiology
2002

Percutaneous coronary intervention versus medical therapy for coronary allograft vasculopathy. One center's experience.
Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation
2002

Hormone therapy in men and risk of cardiac allograft rejection.
Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation
2002

Comparison of the beta blocker bucindolol in younger versus older patients with heart failure.
American Journal of Cardiology
2002

Anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody (rituximab) therapy for acute cardiac humoral rejection: a case report.
Transplantation
2002

Amplitude and timing of central aortic pressure wave reflections in heart transplant recipients.
American journal of hypertension
2002

Cardiac transplantation in a patient with hereditary hemochromatosis: role of adjunctive phlebotomy and erythropoietin.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
2001

Cardiac transplant vasculopathy.
Chest
2000

Cardiac transplantation: the University of Florida experience.
Clinical transplants
1997

Research Interests

Dr. Aranda's research interests include the use of cardiac devices heart failure and heart transplantation. He is principal investigator of the Paracor Ventricular Support Device trial and the Chronicle AICD Heart Failure Trial.