Maan Malahfji, MD

Assistant Professor of Cardiology, Academic Institute
Assistant Clinical Member, Research Institute
Clinical Scholar, Department of Cardiology
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Publications

Coronary Microvascular Health in Patients With Prior COVID-19 Infection
Ahmed, AI, Saad, JM, Han, Y, Alahdab, F, Malahfji, M, Nabi, F, Mahmarian, JJ, Cooke, JP, Zoghbi, WA & Al-Mallah, MH 2022, , JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging, vol. 15, no. 12, pp. 2153-2155. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2022.07.006

Coronary microvascular dysfunction and COVID-19: implications for long COVID patients
Malahfji, M, Crudo, V, Ahmed, AI, Saeed, M, Saad, JM, Zoghbi, WA & Al-Mallah, MH 2022, , Journal of Nuclear Cardiology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12350-022-03073-7

Incremental prognostic value of positron emission tomography derived left ventricular mass
Ahmed, AI, Saad, JM, Han, Y, Malahfji, M & Al-Mallah, MH 2022, , Journal of Nuclear Cardiology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12350-022-03035-z

Cardiovascular magnetic resonance for suspected cardiac amyloidosis: where are we now?
Saad, JM, Ahmed, AI, Han, Y, Malahfji, M, Aljizeeri, A & Al-Mallah, MH 2022, , Heart Failure Reviews, vol. 27, no. 5, pp. 1543-1548. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10741-022-10226-w

Regional Replacement and Diffuse Interstitial Fibrosis in Aortic Regurgitation: Prognostic Implications From Cardiac Magnetic Resonance
Senapati, A, Malahfji, M, Debs, D, Yang, EY, Nguyen, DT, Graviss, EA & Shah, DJ 2021, , JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging, vol. 14, no. 11, pp. 2170-2182. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2021.04.028

The Authors’ Reply
Malahfji, M, Senapati, A & Shah, DJ 2021, , JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging, vol. 14, no. 11, pp. 2271. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2021.09.026

Cardiac Imaging for Risk Assessment of Malignant Ventricular Arrhythmias in Patients With Mitral Valve Prolapse
Tayal, B, Delling, FN, Malahfji, M & Shah, DJ 2021, , Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, vol. 8, 574446. https://doi.org/10.3389/fcvm.2021.574446

Hemodynamic determinants of left atrial strain in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: A combined echocardiography and CMR study
Tayal, B, Malahfji, M, Buergler, JM, Shah, DJ & Nagueh, SF 2021, , PLoS ONE, vol. 16, no. 2 February, e0245934. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0245934

Acute and Subclinical Myocardial Injury in COVID-19
Crudo, VL, Ahmed, AI, Cowan, EL, Shah, DJ, Al-Mallah, MH & Malahfji, M 2021, , Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, vol. 17, no. 5, pp. 22-30. https://doi.org/10.14797/mdcvj.1038

Noninvasive Imaging for Patients with COVID-19 and Acute Chest Pain
Javaid, A, Saleh, Y, Ahmed, AI, Saad, JM, Malahfji, M & Al-Mallah, MH 2021, , Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, vol. 17, no. 5, pp. 5-15. https://doi.org/10.14797/mdcvj.1040

Left ventricular mass on positron emission tomography: Validation against cardiovascular magnetic resonance
Malahfji, M, Ahmed, AI, Han, Y, Jung, AK, Alnabelsi, T, Nabi, F, Shah, DJ, Aljizeeri, A, Poitrasson-Rivière, A, Ficaro, E, Mahmarian, JJ & Al-Mallah, MH 2022, , Journal of Nuclear Cardiology, vol. 29, no. 4, pp. 1632-1642. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12350-021-02537-6

Impact of Myocardial Scar on Prognostic Implication of Secondary Mitral Regurgitation in Heart Failure
Tayal, B, Debs, D, Nabi, F, Malahfji, M, Little, SH, Reardon, M, Zoghbi, W, Kleiman, N & Shah, DJ 2021, , JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging, vol. 14, no. 4, pp. 812-822. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2020.11.004

Myocardial scar and mortality in chronic aortic regurgitation
Malahfji, M, Senapati, A, Tayal, B, Nguyen, DT, Graviss, EA, Nagueh, SF, Reardon, MJ, Quinones, M, Zoghbi, WA & Shah, DJ 2020, , Journal of the American Heart Association, vol. 9, no. 23, e018731. https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.120.018731

Examining the impact of inducible ischemia on myocardial fibrosis and exercise capacity in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Malahfji, M, Senapati, A, Debs, D, Angulo, C, Zhan, Y, Nagueh, SF & Shah, DJ 2020, , Scientific Reports, vol. 10, no. 1, 15977. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-71394-z

Cardiac Magnetic Resonance in Valvular Heart Disease: Assessment of Severity and Myocardial Remodeling
Malahfji, M & Shah, DJ 2020, , Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, vol. 16, no. 2, pp. 106-113. https://doi.org/10.14797/mdcj-16-2-106

Clinical Utility of CT Fusion Imaging in Guiding Trans-catheter Paravalvular Leak Closure
Malahfji, M, Chang, SM, Faza, N, Chinnadurai, P, Neill, J, Rehman, H, Kleiman, NS, Little, S & Barker, CM 2019, , Structural Heart, vol. 3, no. 4, pp. 339-340. https://doi.org/10.1080/24748706.2019.1614706

Cardiac CT Assessment of Right and Left Ventricular and Valvular Function
Malahfji, M & Al-Mallah, MH 2019, , Current Cardiovascular Imaging Reports, vol. 12, no. 6, 23. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12410-019-9495-3

Advanced Cardiac Imaging for Complex Adult Congenital Heart Diseases
Malahfji, M & Chamsi-Pasha, MA 2019, , Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 99-104. https://doi.org/10.14797/mdcj-15-2-99

Incidental findings on cardiac computed tomography: No new emergencies to declare!
Malahfji, M & Al-Mallah, MH 2020, , Journal of Nuclear Cardiology, vol. 27, no. 6, pp. 2316-2319. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12350-019-01691-2

Reversed Pulsus Paradoxus in Right Ventricular Failure
Malahfji, M & Arain, S 2018, , Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, vol. 14, no. 4, pp. 298-300. https://doi.org/10.14797/mdcj-14-4-298