Cristina D Pislaru, MD

  • 1721 Citations
  • 24 Scopus h-Index
1989 …2019

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Research Output

2019

Hemodynamics and Prognostic Impact of Concomitant Mitral Stenosis in Patients Undergoing Surgical or Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement for Aortic Stenosis

Kato, N., Padang, R., Pislaru, C., Miranda, W. R., Hoshina, M., Shibayama, K., Watanabe, H., Scott, C. G., Greason, K. L., Pislaru, S. V., Nkomo, V. T. & Pellikka, P. A., Oct 8 2019, In : Circulation. 140, 15, p. 1251-1260 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Increased Myocardial Stiffness Detected by Intrinsic Cardiac Elastography in Patients With Amyloidosis: Impact on Outcomes

Pislaru, C. D., Alashry, M. M., Ionescu, F., Petrescu, I., Pellikka, P., Grogan, M., Dispenzieri, A. & Pislaru, S. V., Feb 1 2019, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. 12, 2, p. 375-377 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Scopus citations

The Authors Reply

Ito, S., Pislaru, C. D. & Oh, J. K., Jun 1 2019, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. 12, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2018
1 Scopus citations
2017

Alterations in Cardiac Deformation, Timing of Contraction and Relaxation, and Early Myocardial Fibrosis Accompany the Apparent Recovery of Acute Stress-Induced (Takotsubo) Cardiomyopathy: An End to the Concept of Transience

Schwarz, K., Ahearn, T., Srinivasan, J., Neil, C. J., Scally, C., Rudd, A., Jagpal, B., Frenneaux, M. P., Pislaru, C. D., Horowitz, J. D. & Dawson, D. K., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Alterations in Cardiac Deformation, Timing of Contraction and Relaxation, and Early Myocardial Fibrosis Accompany the Apparent Recovery of Acute Stress-Induced (Takotsubo) Cardiomyopathy: An End to the Concept of Transience

Schwarz, K., Ahearn, T., Srinivasan, J., Neil, C. J., Scally, C., Rudd, A., Jagpal, B., Frenneaux, M. P., Pislaru, C. D., Horowitz, J. D. & Dawson, D. K., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cardiac Myxoma: The Great Mimicker

El Sabbagh, A., Al-Hijji, M. A., Thaden, J. J., Pislaru, S. V., Pislaru, C. D., Pellikka, P., Arruda-Olson, A. M., Grogan, M., Greason, K. L., Maleszewski, J., Klarich, K. W. & Nkomo, V. T., Feb 1 2017, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. 10, 2, p. 203-206 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations

Predicting outcomes after percutaneous mitral balloon valvotomy: The impact of left ventricular strain imaging

Barros-Gomes, S., Eleid, M., Dahl, J. S., Pislaru, C. D., Nishimura, R. A., Pellikka, P. & Pislaru, S. V., 2017, In : European Heart Journal Cardiovascular Imaging. 18, 7, p. 763-771 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2015

Migrated venous stent causing severe heart failure: A multimodality imaging approach

Barros-Gomes, S., Roth, R. A., Pislaru, C. D. & Pislaru, S. V., 2015, In : European Heart Journal Cardiovascular Imaging. 16, 11, p. 1269 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2014

In vivo transthoracic measurement of end-diastolic left ventricular stiffness with ultrasound shear wave elastography: A pilot study

Song, P., Urban, M. W., Chen, S., Manduca, A., Zhao, H., Nenadic, I. Z., Pislaru, S. V., Pislaru, C. & Greenleaf, J. F., Oct 20 2014, IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS. IEEE Computer Society, p. 109-112 4 p. 6931898. (IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

9 Scopus citations

Mechanism of aortic valve opening: Beyond the pressure gradient

Siontis, K. C., Nkomo, V. T., Pislaru, C., Enriquez-Sarano, M., Pellikka, P. A. & Pislaru, S. V., Jun 2014, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. 7, 6, p. 633-634 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Scopus citations
24 Scopus citations

Wave propagation of myocardial stretch: Correlation with myocardial stiffness

Pislaru, C., Pellikka, P. A. & Pislaru, S. V., Jan 1 2014, In : Basic Research in Cardiology. 109, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2013

Improved shear wave motion detection using pulse-inversion harmonic imaging with a phased array transducer

Song, P., Zhao, H., Urban, M. W., Manduca, A., Pislaru, S. V., Kinnick, R. R., Pislaru, C., Greenleaf, J. F. & Chen, S., Dec 1 2013, In : IEEE transactions on medical imaging. 32, 12, p. 2299-2310 12 p., 6589145.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

66 Scopus citations

Measurement of longitudinal and circumferential waves in tubes and artery excited with ultrasound radiation force

Urban, M. W., Nenadic, I. Z., Pislaru, C. & Greenleaf, J. F., Dec 1 2013, 2013 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS 2013. p. 1765-1768 4 p. 6725153. (IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

7 Scopus citations

Measurement of viscoelastic properties of in vivo swine myocardium using Lamb Wave Dispersion Ultrasound Vibrometry (LDUV)

Urban, M. W., Pislaru, C., Nenadic, I. Z., Kinnick, R. R. & Greenleaf, J. F., Feb 8 2013, In : IEEE transactions on medical imaging. 32, 2, p. 247-261 15 p., 6323035.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations
2011

Fourier space analysis of mechanical wave dispersion for transthoracic in vivo measurements of left-ventricular viscoelasticity

Nenadic, I. Z., Urban, M. W., Pislaru, C., Bernal, M. & Greenleaf, J. F., Nov 9 2011, In : IFMBE Proceedings. 37, p. 520-523 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

In vivo open and closed chest measurements of myocardial viscoelasticity through a heart cycle using Lamb wave Dispersion Ultrasound Vibrometry (LDUV)

Nenadic, I. Z., Urban, M. W., Pislaru, C., Bernal, M. & Greenleaf, J. F., Dec 1 2011, 2011 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS 2011. p. 17-20 4 p. 6293731. (IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Scopus citations

Vibro-acoustography of arteries

Pislaru, C., Greenleaf, J. F., Kantor, B. & Fatemi, M., Dec 1 2011, Atherosclerosis Disease Management. Springer New York, p. 679-698 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations
2010

In vivo measurements of viscoelasticity of the swine heart using Shearwave Dispersionc Ultrasound Vibrometry (SDUV)

Urban, M. W., Pislaru, C., Kinnick, R. R. & Greenleaf, J. F., Dec 1 2010, 2010 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium, IUS 2010. p. 686-689 4 p. 5935764. (Proceedings - IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

Left ventricular lateral annulus and left atrial free-wall velocity time integral indicate thromboembolism in patients with rheumatic atrial fibrillation

Arokiaraj, M. C., Pislaru, C., Vellayappan, S., Subramanian, S., Varghese, K., Patil, C. B., Shetty, G. G., George, C., Gupta, V. & Iyengar, S. S., Oct 1 2010, In : Echocardiography. 27, 9, p. 1038-1048 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009

Liver elasticity and viscosity quantification using Shearwave Dispersion Ultrasound Vibrometry (SDUV)

Chen, S., Urban, M. W., Pislaru, C., Kinnick, R. & Greenleaf, J. F., Jan 1 2009, Proceedings of the 31st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society: Engineering the Future of Biomedicine, EMBC 2009. IEEE Computer Society, p. 2252-2255 4 p. 5334992. (Proceedings of the 31st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society: Engineering the Future of Biomedicine, EMBC 2009).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

25 Scopus citations
13 Scopus citations
337 Scopus citations

Shearwave dispersion ultrasound vibrometry applied to in vivo myocardium

Pislaru, C., Urban, M. W., Nenadic, I. & Greenleaf, J. F., Jan 1 2009, Proceedings of the 31st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society: Engineering the Future of Biomedicine, EMBC 2009. IEEE Computer Society, p. 2891-2894 4 p. 5333114. (Proceedings of the 31st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society: Engineering the Future of Biomedicine, EMBC 2009).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

34 Scopus citations
2008

In vivo vibroacoustography of large peripheral arteries

Pislaru, C., Kantor, B., Kinnick, R. R., Anderson, J. L., Aubry, M. C., Urban, M. W., Fatemi, M. & Greenleaf, J. F., Apr 1 2008, In : Investigative radiology. 43, 4, p. 243-252 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations
2007

Measurement of arterial wave velocity with ultrasound

Zhang, X., Pislaru, C., Kinnick, R. R. & Greenleaf, J. F., Jan 1 2007, Biomedical and Biotechnology Engineering. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), p. 355-356 2 p. (ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings (IMECE); vol. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2005

Evaluating the dynamic performance of a fibre optic pressure microsensor

Chen, S., Pislaru, C., Kinnick, R. R., Morrow, D. A., Kaufman, K. R. & Greenleaf, J. F., Aug 1 2005, In : Physiological Measurement. 26, 4, p. N13-N19

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations
2004
12 Scopus citations
9 Scopus citations

Strain echocardiography tracks dobutamine-induced decrease in regional myocardial perfusion in nonocclusive coronary stenosis

Yip, G., Khandheria, B., Belohlavek, M., Pislaru, C., Seward, J., Bailey, K., Tajik, A. J., Pellikka, P. & Abraham, T., Oct 19 2004, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 44, 8, p. 1664-1671 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Ultrasound strain imaging of altered myocardial stiffness: Stunned versus infarcted reperfused myocardium

Pislaru, C., Bruce, C. J., Anagnostopoulos, P. C., Allen, J. L., Seward, J. B., Pellikka, P. A., Ritman, E. L. & Greenleaf, J. F., Jun 15 2004, In : Circulation. 109, 23, p. 2905-2910 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations
2003

Chlamydia pneumoniae induces neointima formation in coronary arteries of normal pigs

Pislaru, S. V., Van Ranst, M., Pislaru, C., Szelid, Z., Theilmeier, G., Ossewaarde, J. M., Holvoet, P., Janssens, S., Verbeken, E. & Van De Werf, F. J., Mar 1 2003, In : Cardiovascular research. 57, 3, p. 834-842 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Evaluating tissue characteristics from vibration pattern of implants

Fatemi, M., Alizad, A., Pislaru, C. & Greenleaf, J. F., Dec 1 2003, p. 3621-3628. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Optimization of ultrasound-mediated gene transfer: Comparison of contrast agents and ultrasound modalities

Pislaru, S. V., Pislaru, C., Kinnick, R. R., Singh, R., Gulati, R., Greenleaf, J. F. & Simari, R. D., Sep 1 2003, In : European heart journal. 24, 18, p. 1690-1698 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

100 Scopus citations
2002
31 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

Epicardial ultrasound guidance of coronary catheter placement in an experimental animal model

Anagnostopoulos, P. C., Pislaru, C., Seward, J. B. & Belohlavek, M., Nov 1 2002, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 15, 11, p. 1387-1390 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
41 Scopus citations

Strain and strain rate echocardiography

Pislaru, C., Abraham, T. P. & Belohlavek, M., Sep 1 2002, In : Current opinion in cardiology. 17, 5, p. 443-454 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

105 Scopus citations

Time to onset of regional relaxation: Feasibility, variability and utility of a novel index of regional myocardial function by strain rate imaging

Abraham, T. P., Belohlavek, M., Thomson, H. L., Pislaru, C., Khandheria, B., Seward, J. B. & Pellikka, P. A., May 1 2002, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 39, 9, p. 1531-1537 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

91 Scopus citations
2001
1 Scopus citations
30 Scopus citations

Intracoronary delivery of Gd-DTPA and Gadophrin-2 for determination of myocardial viability with MR imaging

Ni, Y., Pislaru, C., Bosmans, H., Pislaru, S., Miao, Y., Bogaert, J., Dymarkowski, S., Yu, J., Semmler, W., Van de Werf, F., Baert, A. L. & Marchal, G., Aug 29 2001, In : European radiology. 11, 5, p. 876-883 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Is there a change in myocardial nonlinearity during the cardiac cycle?

Pislaru, C., D'Hooge, J., Pislaru, S. V., Brandt, E., Cipic, R., Angermann, C. E., Van De Werf, F. J., Bijnens, B., Herregods, M. C. & Sutherland, G. R., Mar 1 2001, In : Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology. 27, 3, p. 389-398 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations