Pimprapa Vejpongsa, MD

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


Differences in Cardiac Remodeling in Left-Sided Valvular Regurgitation: Implications for Optimal Definition of Significant Aortic Regurgitation
Vejpongsa, P, Xu, J, Quinones, MA, Shah, DJ & Zoghbi, WA 2022, , JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging, vol. 15, no. 10, pp. 1730-1741. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2022.05.006

Rates, predictors, and outcomes of early readmissions after tricuspid valve surgery
Dhoble, A, Peerbhai, S, Zhao, Y, Vejpongsa, P, Garcia-Sayan, E, Smalling, RW, Estrera, A & Nguyen, TC 2020, , Journal of cardiac surgery, vol. 35, no. 8, pp. 1848-1855. https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.14729

Validation of scoring system predicting permanent pacemaker implantation after transcatheter aortic valve replacement
Shivamurthy, P, Vejpongsa, P, Gurung, S, Jacob, R, Zhao, Y, Anderson, HV, Balan, P, Nguyen, TC, Estrera, AL, Dougherty, AH, Smalling, RW & Dhoble, A 2020, , PACE - Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology, vol. 43, no. 5, pp. 479-485. https://doi.org/10.1111/pace.13910

Echocardiographic Evaluation of Hemodynamics in Heart Transplant Recipients
Vejpongsa, P, Marcos-Abdala, HG, Bhimaraj, A & Nagueh, SF 2021, , JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 313-315. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2020.07.029

Outcomes of Acute Myocardial Infarction in Patients with Influenza and Other Viral Respiratory Infections
Vejpongsa, P, Kitkungvan, D, Madjid, M, Charitakis, K, Anderson, HV, Arain, S, Balan, P, Smalling, RW & Dhoble, A 2019, , American Journal of Medicine, vol. 132, no. 10, pp. 1173-1181. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2019.05.002

Quantitative myocardial perfusion positron emission tomography and caffeine revisited with new insights on major adverse cardiovascular events and coronary flow capacity
Kitkungvan, D, Bui, L, Johnson, NP, Patel, MB, Roby, AE, Vejpongsa, P, Babar, AK, Madjid, M, Nacimbene, A, Kumar, S, Degolovine, A & Gould, KL 2019, , European Heart Journal Cardiovascular Imaging, vol. 20, no. 7, jez080, pp. 751-762. https://doi.org/10.1093/ehjci/jez080

National 10-year trends and outcomes of isolated and concomitant tricuspid valve surgery
Dhoble, A, Zhao, Y, Vejpongsa, P, Loghin, C, Smalling, RW, Estrera, A & Nguyen, TC 2019, , Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery, vol. 60, no. 1, pp. 119-127. https://doi.org/10.23736/S0021-9509.18.10468-X

Stress-Induced Cardiomyopathy in Cancer Patients
Giza, DE, Lopez-Mattei, J, Vejpongsa, P, Munoz, E, Iliescu, G, Kitkungvan, D, Hassan, SA, Kim, P, Ewer, MS & Iliescu, C 2017, , American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 120, no. 12, pp. 2284-2288. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.09.009

Early readmissions after transcatheter and surgical aortic valve replacement
Vejpongsa, P, Bhise, V, Charitakis, K, Vernon Anderson, H, Balan, P, Nguyen, TC, Estrera, AL, Smalling, RW & Dhoble, A 2017, , Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, vol. 90, no. 4, pp. 662-670. https://doi.org/10.1002/ccd.26945

Takotsubo Stress Cardiomyopathy: “Good News” in Cancer Patients?
Munoz, E, Iliescu, G, Vejpongsa, P, Charitakis, K, Karimzad, K, Lopez-Mattei, J, Yusuf, SW, Marmagkiolis, K & Iliescu, C 2016, , Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 68, no. 10, pp. 1143-1144. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2016.06.027

Clinical utility of enhanced relative activity recovery on systolic myocardial perfusion SPECT: Lessons from PET
Kitkungvan, D, Vejpongsa, P, Korrane, KP, Sdringola, S & Lance Gould, K 2015, , Journal of Nuclear Medicine, vol. 56, no. 12, pp. 1882-1888. https://doi.org/10.2967/jnumed.115.153759

Subclinical cardiotoxicity associated with cancer therapy: Early detection and future directions
Yeh, ETH & Vejpongsa, P 2015, , Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 65, no. 23, pp. 2523-2525. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2015.04.012

Prevention of anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity: Challenges and opportunities
Vejpongsa, P & Yeh, ETH 2014, , Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 64, no. 9, pp. 938-945. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2014.06.1167

Wrestling with heart failure: SUMO-1 to the rescue
Vejpongsa, P & Yeh, ETH 2014, , Circulation Research, vol. 114, no. 10, pp. 1561-1563. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.114.304125

Topoisomerase 2ß: A promising molecular target for primary prevention of anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity
Vejpongsa, P & Yeh, ETH 2014, , Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, vol. 95, no. 1, pp. 45-52. https://doi.org/10.1038/clpt.2013.201

Cancer therapy-induced cardiomyopathy
Kim, P, Vejpongsa, P & Yeh, ETH 2013, . in Essential Cardiology: Principles and Practice. Springer New York, pp. 715-725. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-6705-2_42

Emerging paradigms in cardiomyopathies associated with cancer therapies
Ky, B, Vejpongsa, P, Yeh, ETH, Force, T & Moslehi, JJ 2013, , Circulation Research, vol. 113, no. 6, pp. 754-764. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.113.300218