George Schroth, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Education & Training

Clinical Fellowship , Winnipeg General Hospital
Residency , University of Manitoba
MD , University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine
Publications

Rheolytic Thrombectomy Does Not Prevent Slow-, No-Reflow during Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Acute Myocardial Infarction
Awadalla, H, Salloum, J, Moustapha, A, Assali, A, Sdringola, S, Fujise, K, Anderson, HV, Rosales, O, Schroth, G & Smalling, RW 2003, International Journal of Angiology, vol 12, no. 3, pp. 183-187. DOI: 10.1007/s00547-003-1005-3

The dilemma of success: Percutaneous coronary interventions in patients = 75 years of age - Successful but associated with higher vascular complications and cardiac mortality
Assali, AR, Moustapha, A, Sdringola, S, Salloum, J, Awadalla, H, Saikia, S, Ghani, M, Hale, S, Schroth, G, Rosales, O, Anderson, HV & Smalling, RW 2003, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, vol 59, no. 2, pp. 195-199. DOI: 10.1002/ccd.10532

Outcome of access site in patients treated with platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors in the era of closure devices
Assali, AR, Sdringola, S, Moustapha, A, Ghani, M, Salloum, J, Schroth, G, Fujise, K, Anderson, HV, Smalling, RW & Rosales, OR 2003, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, vol 58, no. 1, pp. 1-5. DOI: 10.1002/ccd.10384

Combined cutting balloon angioplasty and intracoronary beta radiation for treatment of in-stent restenosis: Clinical outcomes and effect of pullback radiation for long lesions
Moustapha, A, Salloum, J, Saikia, S, Awadallah, H, Ghani, M, Sdringola, S, Schroth, G, Assali, A, Smalling, RW, Anderson, HV & Rosales, O 2002, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, vol 57, no. 3, pp. 325-329. DOI: 10.1002/ccd.10328

Eosinophilic pericarditis and myocarditis
Li, Q, Gupta, D, Schroth, G, Loghin, C, Letsou, GV & Buja, LM 2002, Circulation, vol 105, no. 25. DOI: 10.1161/01.CIR.0000016787.93662.D0

Images in cardiovascular medicine. Eosinophilic pericarditis and myocarditis.
Li, Q, Gupta, D, Schroth, G, Loghin, C, Letsou, GV & Buja, LM 2002, Circulation, vol 105, no. 25.

Abciximab administration and clinical outcomes after percutaneous intervention for in-stent restenosis
Moustapha, A, Assali, AR, Sdringola, S, Yusuf, SW, Vaughn, WK, Fish, RD, Schroth, GW, Krajcer, Z, Rosales, OR, Smalling, RW & Anderson, HV 2002, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, vol 56, no. 2, pp. 184-187. DOI: 10.1002/ccd.10166

CABG caveats
Sdringola, S, Assali, AR, Ghani, M, Moustapha, A, Achour, H, Wamique Yusuf, S, Fujise, K, Rosales, O, Schroth, GW, Vernon Anderson, H & Smalling, RW 2001, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, vol 54, no. 3, pp. 325-326. DOI: 10.1002/ccd.1291

Effects of clopidogrel pretreatment before percutaneous coronary intervention in patients treated with glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors (Abciximab or Tirofiban)
Assali, AR, Salloum, J, Sdringola, S, Moustapha, A, Ghani, M, Hale, S, Schroth, G, Fujise, K, Anderson, HV, Smalling, RW & Rosales, OR 2001, American Journal of Cardiology, vol 88, no. 8, pp. 884-886. DOI: 10.1016/S0002-9149(01)01897-5

Percutaneous and surgical interventions for in-stent restenosis: Long-term outcomes and effect of diabetes mellitus
Moustapha, A, Assali, AR, Sdringola, S, Vaughn, WK, Fish, RD, Rosales, O, Schroth, G, Krajcer, Z, Smalling, RW & Anderson, HV 2001, Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol 37, no. 7, pp. 1877-1882. DOI: 10.1016/S0735-1097(01)01231-1

Percutaneous Intervention in saphenous venous grafts: In-Stent Restenosis lesions are safer than de novo lesions
Assali, AR, Sdringola, S, Moustapha, A, Ghani, M, Achour, H, Hale, S, Schroth, G, Fujise, K, Anderson, HV, Smalling, RW & Rosales, OR 2001, Journal of Invasive Cardiology, vol 13, no. 6, pp. 446-450.

Adenosine use during aortocoronary vein graft interventions reverses but does not prevent the slow-no reflow phenomenon
Sdringola, S, Assali, A, Ghani, M, Yepes, A, Rosales, O, Schroth, GW, Fujise, K, Anderson, HV & Smalling, RW 2000, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, vol 51, no. 4, pp. 394-399. DOI: 10.1002/1522-726X(200012)51:4<394::AID-CCD4>3.0.CO;2-G

Causes of early reintervention after successful coronary artery stenting
Assali, AR, Sdringola, S, Ghani, M, Moustapha, A, Anderson, HV, Schroth, G, Fujise, K, Smalling, RW & Rosales, O 2000, American Journal of Cardiology, vol 86, no. 9, pp. 1018-1021. DOI: 10.1016/S0002-9149(00)01141-3

Balloon to artery ratio, not inflation pressure, correlates with adequate stent deployment: Size is more important than pressure
Fujise, K, Yhip, PA, Vernon Anderson, H, Schroth, G, Rosales, O & Smalling, RW 2000, Journal of Interventional Cardiology, vol 13, no. 4, pp. 223-229.

Intracoronary adenosine administered during percutaneous intervention in acute myocardial infarction and reduction in the incidence of 'no reflow' phenomenon
Assali, AR, Sdringola, S, Ghani, M, Denkats, AE, Yepes, A, Hanna, GP, Schroth, G, Fujise, K, Vernon Anderson, H, Smalling, RW & Rosales, OR 2000, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, vol 51, no. 1, pp. 27-31. DOI: 10.1002/1522-726X(200009)51:1<27::AID-CCD7>3.0.CO;2-0

Timing of coronary stent thrombosis in patients treated with prophylactic tirofiban
Assali, AR, Sdringola, S, Ghani, M, Westbrook, LA, Vernon Anderson, H, Schroth, G, Fujise, K, Smalling, RW & Rosales, OR 2000, Journal of Invasive Cardiology, vol 12, no. 9, pp. 460-463.

Intracoronary adenosine administered during rotational atherectomy of complex lesions in native coronary arteries reduces the incidence of no- reflow phenomenon
Hanna, GP, Yhip, P, Fujise, K, Schroth, GW, Rosales, OR, Anderson, HV & Smalling, RW 1999, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, vol 48, no. 3, pp. 275-278. DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1522-726X(199911)48:3<275::AID-CCD8>3.0.CO;2-M

Estrogen replacement therapy and outcome of coronary balloon angioplasty in postmenopausal women
Abu-Halawa, SA, Thompson, K, Kirkeeide, RL, Vaughn, WK, Rosales, O, Fujisi, K, Schroth, G, Smalling, R & Anderson, HV 1998, American Journal of Cardiology, vol 82, no. 4, pp. 409-413. DOI: 10.1016/S0002-9149(98)00351-8

Bubble at tip of the stent delivery system of the Palmaz-Schatz stent improves trackability to the target site
Fujise, K, Ganim, M, Loyd, D, Schroth, G & Smalling, RW 1998, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Diagnosis, vol 43, no. 1, pp. 108-110. DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0304(199801)43:1<108::AID-CCD31>3.0.CO;2-J

Do not burst our bubbles! [3] (multiple letters)
Corcos, T, Guerin, Y, Favereau, X, Pentousis, D, Zheng, H, Fujise, K, Ganim, M, Loyd, D, Schroth, G & Smalling, RW 1998, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Diagnosis, vol 44, no. 3, pp. 366-367.