Mahwash Kassi, MD

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


Publications

Outflow cannula alignment in continuous flow left ventricular devices is associated with stroke
Kassi, M, Agrawal, T, Xu, J, Marcos-Abdala, HG, Araujo-Gutierrez, R, Macgillivray, T, Suarez, EE, Yousefzai, R, Fida, N, Kim, JH, Hussain, I, Guha, A, Trachtenberg, B, Bhimaraj, A, Chang, SM & Estep, J 2023, , International Journal of Artificial Organs, vol. 46, no. 4, pp. 226-234. https://doi.org/10.1177/03913988231154284

Outflow cannula alignment in continuous flow left ventricular devices is associated with stroke
Kassi, M, Agrawal, T, Xu, J, Marcos-Abdala, HG, Araujo-Gutierrez, R, Macgillivray, T, Suarez, EE, Yousefzai, R, Fida, N, Kim, JH, Hussain, I, Guha, A, Trachtenberg, B, Bhimaraj, A, Chang, SM & Estep, J 2023, , International Journal of Artificial Organs, pp. 3913988231154284. https://doi.org/10.1177/03913988231154284

Patient-specific, echocardiography compatible flow loop model of aortic valve regurgitation in the setting of a mechanical assist device
Kassi, M, Filippini, S, Avenatti, E, Xu, S, El-Tallawi, KC, Angulo, CI, Vukicevic, M & Little, SH 2023, , Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, vol. 10, 994431, pp. 994431. https://doi.org/10.3389/fcvm.2023.994431

The role of innovative modeling and imaging techniques in improving outcomes in patients with LVAD
Wilson, SI, Ingram, KE, Oh, A, Moreno, MR & Kassi, M 2023, , Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, vol. 10, 1248300. https://doi.org/10.3389/fcvm.2023.1248300

Demographic and Regional Trends in Stroke-Related Mortality in Young Adults in the United States, 1999 to 2019
Ariss, RW, Minhas, AMK, Lang, J, Ramanathan, PK, Khan, SU, Kassi, M, Warraich, HJ, Kolte, D, Alkhouli, M & Nazir, S 2022, , Journal of the American Heart Association, vol. 11, no. 18, e025903. https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.122.025903

Urban-Rural Trends in Young Stroke-Related Mortality in the United States, 1999-2019
Ariss, RW, Minhas, AMK, Lang, J, Ramanathan, PK, Khan, SU, Kassi, M, Warraich, HJ, Kolte, D, Alkhouli, M & Nazir, S 2022, , Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 80, no. 4, pp. 466-468. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2022.05.018

Special Considerations in the Care of Women With Advanced Heart Failure
Ebong, IA, DeFilippis, EM, Hamad, EA, Hsich, EM, Randhawa, VK, Billia, F, Kassi, M, Bhardwaj, A, Byku, M, Munagala, MR, Rao, RA, Hackmann, AE, Gidea, CG, DeMarco, T & Hall, SA 2022, , Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, vol. 9, 890108. https://doi.org/10.3389/fcvm.2022.890108

Inflammatory Cardiomyopathies: A Need to Identify Indolent Inflammation
Ali, HJR, Kassi, M, Agrawal, T, Shah, DJ, Alnabelsi, T, El-Tallawi, C, Al-Mallah, M & Bhimaraj, A 2022, , JACC: Case Reports, vol. 4, no. 10, pp. 632-638. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaccas.2022.03.020

Defining Vasoplegia Following Durable, Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation
Swan, JT, Iso, T, Rizk, E, Trachtenberg, BH, Krisl, J, Varnado, S, Suki, WN, Frost, AE, Suarez, E, Uddin, FS, Kassi, M, Giesecke, NM, Bhimaraj, A & Masud, FN 2022, , ASAIO Journal, vol. 68, no. 1, pp. 46-55. https://doi.org/10.1097/MAT.0000000000001419

Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in suspected cardiac tumour: A multicentre outcomes study
Shenoy, C, Grizzard, JD, Shah, DIJ, Kassi, M, Reardon, MJ, Zagurovskaya, M, Kim, HW, Parker, MA & Kim, RJ 2022, , European heart journal, vol. 43, no. 1, pp. 71-80. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehab635

Insights on Infiltrative and Restrictive Cardiomyopathies
Trachtenberg, B & Kassi, M 2022, , Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 1-3. https://doi.org/10.14797/mdcvj.1098

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, J, Bhimaraj, A & Guha, A 2022, , International Journal of Artificial Organs, vol. 45, no. 11, pp. 911-918. https://doi.org/10.1177/03913988221115445

Giant Coronary Sinus Complicated by Spontaneous Thrombosis
Ojukwu, O, Zook, S, Kleiman, N, Lawrie, G & Kassi, M 2022, , Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, vol. 18, no. 4, pp. 89-93. https://doi.org/10.14797/mdcvj.1159

The utility of beta-hydroxybutyrate in detecting myocardial glucose uptake suppression in patients undergoing inflammatory [18F]-FDG PET studies
Alfawara, MS, Ahmed, AI, Saad, JM, Han, Y, Alahdab, F, Al Rifai, M, Kassi, M, Alnabelsi, T, Zoghbi, WA & Al-Mallah, MH 2023, , European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, vol. 50, no. 4, pp. 1103-1110. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00259-022-06062-7

The Dawn of the Invasive Heart Failure Specialist
Kassi, M 2021, , JACC: Case Reports, vol. 3, no. 10, pp. 1336-1338. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaccas.2021.06.037

A positive PYP scan: Thinking beyond amyloid
Khalaf, S, Khan, N, Al-Mallah, M, Kassi, M & Shah, D 2021, , Journal of Nuclear Cardiology, vol. 28, no. 4, pp. 1796-1797. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12350-020-02149-6

Defining Vasoplegia Following Durable, Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation
Swan, JT, Iso, T, Rizk, E, Trachtenberg, BH, Krisl, J, Varnado, S, Suki, WN, Frost, AE, Suarez, E, Uddin, FS, Kassi, M, Giesecke, NM, Bhimaraj, A & Masud, FN 2022, , ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992), vol. 68, no. 1, pp. 46-55. https://doi.org/10.1097/MAT.0000000000001419

Baseline global longitudinal strain predictive of anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity
Araujo-Gutierrez, R, Chitturi, KR, Xu, J, Wang, Y, Kinder, E, Senapati, A, Chebrolu, LB, Kassi, M & Trachtenberg, BH 2021, , Cardio-Oncology, vol. 7, no. 1, 4, pp. 4. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40959-021-00090-2

The prognostic role of cardiac positron emission tomography imaging in patients with sarcoidosis: A systematic review
Ahmed, AI, Abebe, AT, Han, Y, Alnabelsi, T, Agrawal, T, Kassi, M, Aljizeeri, A, Taylor, A, Tleyjeh, IM & Al-Mallah, MH 2021, , Journal of Nuclear Cardiology, vol. 28, no. 4, pp. 1545-1552. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12350-021-02681-z

Diagnosis of cardiac sarcoidosis: a primer for non-imagers
Agrawal, T, Saleh, Y, Sukkari, MH, Alnabelsi, TS, Khan, M, Kassi, M, Bhimaraj, A & Al-Mallah, M 2022, , Heart Failure Reviews, vol. 27, no. 4, pp. 1223-1233. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10741-021-10126-5