Imad Hussain, MD

Assistant Professor of Cardiology, Academic Institute
Assistant Clinical Member, Research Institute
Program Director, Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Fellowship, Department of Cardiology
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College

Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Fellowship


Atrial shunt device for heart failure with preserved and mildly reduced ejection fraction (REDUCE LAP-HF II): a randomised, multicentre, blinded, sham-controlled trial
REDUCE LAP-HF II investigators 2022, , The Lancet, vol. 399, no. 10330, pp. 1130-1140.

Tissue plasminogen activator in left ventricular assist device-related intravascular hemolysis after failed augmented anticoagulation
Kenneth Sims, R, Srour, N, El Nihum, LI, Hannawi, B, Araujo-Gutierrez, R, Cruz-Solbes, AS, Trachtenberg, BH, Hussain, I, Kim, JH, Kassi, M, Graviss, EA, Nguyen, DT, Estep, JD, Bhimaraj, A & Guha, A 2022, , International Journal of Artificial Organs.

Overview of Restrictive Cardiomyopathies
Gowda, SN, Ali, HJ & Hussain, I 2022, , Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 4-16.

Refractory Impella Suction Alarms in the Setting of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
Aoun, J, Tea, I, Bhimaraj, A & Hussain, I 2021, , CJC Open, vol. 3, no. 9, pp. 1186-1188.

Remote versus early corticosteroid wean outcomes in heart transplant recipients in the contemporary era
Salgado, BC, Fida, N, Krisl, J, Berens, PM, Graviss, EA, Nguyen, DT, Hussain, I, Kim, JH, Suarez, E, Trachtenberg, B, Torre-Amione, G, Bhimaraj, A & Guha, A 2021, , Clinical Transplantation, vol. 35, no. 8, e14382.

Intravenous immunoglobulin in heart transplant recipients with mild to moderate hypogammaglobulinemia and infection
Hoang, J, Krisl, J, Moaddab, M, Nguyen, DT, Graviss, EA, Hussain, I, Kassi, M, Yousefzai, R, Kim, J, Trachtenberg, B, Bhimaraj, A & Guha, A 2022, , Clinical Transplantation, vol. 36, no. 4, e14571.

Under Pressure: Right Heart Catheterization and Provocative Testing for Diagnosing Pulmonary Hypertension
Tea, I & Hussain, I 2021, , Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 92-100.

Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor-Related Adverse Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Lung Cancer
Chitturi, KR, Xu, J, Araujo-Gutierrez, R, Bhimaraj, A, Guha, A, Hussain, I, Kassi, M, Bernicker, EH & Trachtenberg, BH 2019, , JACC: CardioOncology, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 182-192.

Implication of ventricular assist devices in extracorporeal membranous oxygenation patients listed for heart transplantation
Guha, A, Hannawi, B, Cruz-Solbes, AS, Nguyen, DT, Bruckner, BA, Trachtenberg, B, Graviss, EA, Bhimaraj, A, Park, M, Hussain, I, Macgillivray, TE, Suarez, EE & Estep, JD 2019, , Journal of Clinical Medicine, vol. 8, no. 5, 572.

Incidence and outcomes of cancer treatment-related cardiomyopathy among referrals for advanced heart failure
Araujo-Gutierrez, R, Ibarra-Cortez, SH, Estep, JD, Bhimaraj, A, Guha, A, Hussain, I, Park, MH, Torre-Amione, G & Trachtenberg, BH 2018, , Cardio-Oncology, vol. 4, no. 1, 3.

Inpatient Mortality Risk Scores and Postdischarge Events in Hospitalized Heart Failure Patients: A Community-Based Study
Win, S, Hussain, I, Hebl, VB, Dunlay, SM & Redfield, MM 2017, , Circulation: Heart Failure, vol. 10, no. 7, e003926.

Impaired right ventricular-pulmonary arterial coupling and effect of sildenafil in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
Hussain, I, Mohammed, SF, Forfia, PR, Lewis, GD, Borlaug, BA, Gallup, DS & Redfield, MM 2016, , Circulation: Heart Failure, vol. 9, no. 4, e002729.

Misconceptions, diagnostic challenges and treatment opportunities in bioprosthetic valve thrombosis: Lessons from a case series
Pislaru, SV, Hussain, I, Pellikka, PA, Maleszewski, JJ, Hanna, RD, Schaff, HV & Connolly, HM 2015, , European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery, vol. 47, no. 4, ezu201, pp. 725-732.

Right ventricular function in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: A community-based study
Mohammed, SF, Hussain, I, Abou Ezzeddine, OF, Takahama, H, Kwon, SH, Forfia, P, Roger, VL & Redfield, MM 2014, , Circulation, vol. 130, no. 25, pp. 2310-2320.

Evaluation of therapeutic control in a Pakistani population with hypertension
Saleheen, D, Hashmi, SK, Zaidi, M, Rasheed, A, Murtaza, M, Abbas, A, Nasim, S, Hameed, MQ, Shuja, F, Sethi, MJ, Hussain, I, Shahid, K, Khalid, H, Ahmad, U, Frossard, PM & Ishaq, M 2010, , Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, vol. 16, no. 6, pp. 1081-1084.

Usefulness of Cardiac Index and Peak Exercise Oxygen Consumption for Determining Priority for Cardiac Transplantation
Methvin, A, Georgiopoulou, VV, Kalogeropoulos, AP, Malik, A, Anarado, P, Chowdhury, M, Hussain, I, Book, WM, Laskar, SR, Vega, JD, Smith, AL & Butler, J 2010, , American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 105, no. 9, pp. 1353-1355.

Echocardiography and Risk Prediction in Advanced Heart Failure: Incremental Value Over Clinical Markers
Agha, SA, Kalogeropoulos, AP, Shih, J, Georgiopoulou, VV, Giamouzis, G, Anarado, P, Mangalat, D, Hussain, I, Book, W, Laskar, S, Smith, AL, Martin, R & Butler, J 2009, , Journal of Cardiac Failure, vol. 15, no. 7, pp. 586-592.

A novel haplotype in ABCA1 gene effects plasma HDL-C concentration
Saleheen, D, Khanum, S, Haider, SR, Nazir, A, Ahmad, U, Khalid, H, Hussain, I, Shuja, F, Shahid, K, Habib, A & Frossard, PM 2007, , International Journal of Cardiology, vol. 115, no. 1, pp. 7-13.