William A. Zoghbi,

Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Areas Of Expertise

Echocardiography Valvular function Ventricular function Myocardial hibernation
Publications

Pannus of Mitral Valve Prosthesis Causing Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction
Abudiab, MM, McKay, J, Deavers, M, Zoghbi, WA & Chang, SM 2016, Houston Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal, vol 12, no. 3, pp. 183. DOI:

The Heart of 25 by 25: Achieving the Goal of Reducing Global and Regional Premature Deaths From Cardiovascular Diseases and Stroke: A Modeling Study From the American Heart Association and World Heart Federation
Sacco, RL, Roth, GA, Reddy, KS, Arnett, DK, Bonita, R, Gaziano, TA, Heidenreich, PA, Huffman, MD, Mayosi, BM, Mendis, S, Murray, CJL, Perel, P, Piñeiro, DJ, Smith, SC, Taubert, KA, Wood, DA, Zhao, D & Zoghbi, WA 2016, Circulation. DOI:

Novel parameters of global and regional mitral annulus geometry in man: Comparison between normals and organic mitral regurgitation, before and after mitral valve repair
Ben Zekry, S, Jain, S, Alexander, SK, Li, Y, Aggarwal, A, Jajoo, A, Little, SH, Lawrie, GM, Azencott, R & Zoghbi, WA 2016, European Heart Journal Cardiovascular Imaging, vol 17, no. 4, pp. 447-457. DOI:

Implementing Multimodality Imaging in the Future
Chandrashekhar, Y, Dilsizian, V, Kramer, CM, Marwick, T, Min, JK, Shaw, L, Zoghbi, WA & Narula, J 2016, JACC. Cardiovascular imaging, vol 9, no. 2, pp. 91-8. DOI:

One Hundred Percent Reparability of Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation: Intermediate-Term Results of a Dynamic Engineered Approach
Lawrie, GM , Zoghbi, W , Little, S , Shah, D, Ben-Zekry, Z, Earle, N & Earle, E 2016, Annals of Thoracic Surgery, vol 101, no. 2. DOI:

Comparative Assessment of Mitral Regurgitation Severity by Transthoracic Echocardiography and Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Using an Integrative and Quantitative Approach
Lopez-Mattei, JC, Ibrahim, H, Shaikh, KA, Little, SH, Shah, DJ, Maragiannis, D & Zoghbi, WA 2016, American Journal of Cardiology, vol 117, no. 2, pp. 264-70. DOI:

Patient-specific quantitation of mitral valve strain by computer analysis of three-dimensional echocardiography: A pilot study
Ben Zekry, S, Freeman, J, Jajoo, A, He, J, Little, SH, Lawrie, GM, Azencott, R & Zoghbi, WA 2016, Circulation. Cardiovascular imaging, vol 9, no. 1, e003254. DOI:

The Heart of 25 by 25: Achieving the Goal of Reducing Global and Regional Premature Deaths From Cardiovascular Diseases and Stroke. A Modeling Study From the American Heart Association and World Heart Federation
Sacco, RL, Roth, GA, Reddy, KS, Arnett, DK, Bonita, R, Gaziano, TA, Heidenreich, PA, Huffman, MD, Mayosi, BM, Mendis, S, Murray, CJL, Perel, P, Piñeiro, DJ, Smith, SC, Taubert, KA, Wood, DA, Zhao, D & Zoghbi, WA 2016, Global Heart. DOI:

Low-Gradient Severe Aortic Stenosis With Preserved Ventricular Function: Trust But Verify
Zoghbi, WA 2015, Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol 66, no. 23, pp. 2604-2606. DOI:

Prevalence and Characteristics of Left Ventricular Fibrosis in Patients With Mitral Valve Prolapse
Kitkungvan, D, Nabi, F, Quiñones, MA, Jiaqiong, X, Lawrie, GM, Little, S, Zoghbi, WA & Shah, D 2015, AHA-Scientific Sessions, Orlando, United States, 11/7/15, .

Replicating Patient-Specific Severe Aortic Valve Stenosis with Functional 3D Modeling
Maragiannis, D, Jackson, MS, Igo, SR, Schutt, RC, Connell, P, Grande-Allen, J, Barker, CM, Chang, SM, Reardon, MJ, Zoghbi, WA & Little, SH 2015, Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging, vol 8, no. 10, e003626. DOI:

Myocardial viability and remodeling: Does size matter?
Zoghbi, WA & Narula, J 2015, JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging, vol 8, no. 10, pp. 1235-1237. DOI:

Velocity Acceleration in Aortic Stenosis Revisited
Zoghbi, WA 2015, JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging, vol 8, no. 7, pp. 776-778. DOI:

Role of Imaging in the Evaluation of Patients at Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death Genotype-Phenotype Intersection
Nagueh, SF & Zoghbi, WA 2015, JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging, vol 8, no. 7, pp. 828-845. DOI:

Detection of LA and LAA Thrombus by CMR in Patients Referred for Pulmonary Vein Isolation
Kitkungvan, D, Nabi, F, Ghosn, MG, Dave, AS, Quinones, M, Zoghbi, WA, Valderrabano, M & Shah, DJ 2015, JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. DOI:

Functional Assessment of Bioprosthetic Aortic Valves by CMR
Maragiannis, D, Jackson, MS, Flores-Arredondo, JH, Autry, K, Schutt, RC, Alvarez, PA, Zoghbi, WA, Shah, DJ & Little, SH 2015, JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. DOI:

Association of Myocardial Extracellular Volume and Clinical Outcome: A Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Study
Ghosn, MG, Pickett, S, Brunner, G, Nabi, F, Zoghbi, WA, Quiñones, MA, Nambi, V & Shah, D 2015, .

Detection of Left Atrial and Left Atrial Appendage Thrombus by Cardiac Magnetic Resonance in Patients Undergoing Pulmonary Vein Isolation
Kitkungvan, D, Nabi, F, Ghosn, MG, Dave, A, Valderrabano, M, Zoghbi, WA & Shah, D 2015, American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2015 , San Diego, United States, 3/14/15 - 3/16/15, .

Effective Area by Cardiac Magnetic Resonance for the Functional Assessment of Bioprosthetic Aortic Valves
Maragiannis, D, Jackson, MS, Flores-Arrendondo, J, Alvarez, P, Autry, K, Zoghbi, WA, Shah, D & Little, S 2015, American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2015 , San Diego, United States, 3/14/15 - 3/16/15, .

Cardiac MRI Functional Assessment of Bioprosthetic Mitral Valves: An In-Vitro Comparison Against Doppler Echocardiography
Maragiannis, D, Jackson, MS, Chin, K, Igo, SR, Autry, K, Zoghbi, WA, Shah, D & Little, S 2015, Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance 2015, Nice, United Kingdom, 2/5/15, .