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Angel Lopez-Candales
Title Physician
Faculty Rank Professor of Medicine
Degree MD
Institution University of Puerto Rico
Department Cardiovascular Medicine division
Clusters Cardiovascular and Related Diseases
University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Building
PO Box 365067
City San Juan
State PR
Postal Code 00936-5067
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  Cardiology Division Chief & Training Program Director.

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Expert in echocardiography and myocardial mechanics. I am also interest to collaborate and start projects studying cardiovascular risks among Hispanics.

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1. Baser K, Baser HD, Lopez-Candales A. Obstructive sleep apnea and cardiovascular disease: It is not how much we know but rather how much more we need to learn. Postgrad Med. 2020 Apr 06; 1-3.
2. Joshipura K, Muñoz-Torres F, Fernández-Santiago J, Patel RP, Lopez-Candales A. Over-the-counter mouthwash use, nitric oxide and hypertension risk. Blood Press. 2020 Apr; 29(2):103-112.
3. Hernandez-Suarez DF, Kim Y, Villablanca P, Gupta T, Wiley J, Nieves-Rodriguez BG, Rodriguez-Maldonado J, Feliu Maldonado R, da Luz Sant''Ana I, Sanina C, Cox-Alomar P, Ramakrishna H, Lopez-Candales A, O''Neill WW, Pinto DS, Latib A, Roche-Lima A. Machine Learning Prediction Models for In-Hospital Mortality After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 07 22; 12(14):1328-1338.
4. Hernandez-Suarez DF, Lopez-Menendez F, Roche-Lima A, Lopez-Candales A. Assessment of Mitral Annular Plane Systolic Excursion in Patients With Left Ventricular Diastolic Dysfunction. Cardiol Res. 2019 Apr; 10(2):83-88.
5. Hernandez-Suarez DF, Ranka S, Villablanca P, Yordan-Lopez N, González-Sepúlveda L, Wiley J, Sanina C, Roche-Lima A, Nieves-Rodriguez BG, Thomas S, Cox-Alomar P, Lopez-Candales A, Ramakrishna H. Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Insights from the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project''s National Inpatient Sample. Cardiovasc Revasc Med. 2019 07; 20(7):546-552.
6. Lopez-Candales A. Impact of Left Ventricular Wall Thickness on Global Longitudinal Strain in Acute Heart Failure. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018 08 28; 72(9):1066-1067.
7. Yordan-Lopez N, Hernandez-Suarez DF, Marrero-Ortiz W, Marshall-Perez L, Lopez-Candales A. Challenges and Opportunities After Hurricane Maria: University of Puerto Rico Medical Students'' Perspectives. J Grad Med Educ. 2018 Aug; 10(4):382-384.
8. Hernandez-Suarez DF, Botton MR, Scott SA, Tomey MI, Garcia MJ, Wiley J, Villablanca PA, Melin K, Lopez-Candales A, Renta JY, Duconge J. Pharmacogenetic association study on clopidogrel response in Puerto Rican Hispanics with cardiovascular disease: a novel characterization of a Caribbean population. Pharmgenomics Pers Med. 2018; 11:95-106.
9. Yordan-Lopez NM, Hernandez-Suarez DF, Marshall-Perez L, Marrero-Ortiz W, Sánchez-Pérez B, Lopez-Candales A. Nonbacterial Thrombotic Endocarditis of the Tricuspid Valve in a Male Patient with Antiphospholipid Syndrome. Cureus. 2018 May 28; 10(5):e2695.
10. Hernandez-Suarez DF, Núñez-Medina H, Scott SA, Lopez-Candales A, Wiley JM, Garcia MJ, Melin K, Nieves-Borrero K, Rodriguez-Ruiz C, Marshall L, Duconge J. Effect of cilostazol on platelet reactivity among patients with peripheral artery disease on clopidogrel therapy. Drug Metab Pers Ther. 2018 03 28; 33(1):49-55.
11. Hernandez-Suarez DF, Rodriguez-Ruiz C, Malavé-Sánchez M, Mirabal-Arroyo JE, Colón-Márquez JA, Jiménez-Velázquez IZ, Rassi-Stella N, Febles-Negrón A, Lopez-Candales A. Adapt and Evolve: How our Internal Medicine Residency changed in Hurricane Maria. P R Health Sci J. 2018 03; 37(1):3-4.
12. Lopez-Candales A, Hernandez-Suarez DF, Menendez FL. Are Measures of Left Ventricular Longitudinal Shortening Affected by Left Atrial Enlargement? Cardiol Res. 2018 Feb; 9(1):1-6.
13. Lopez-Candales A, Hernandez-Suarez DF, Osterman-Pla AD, Conde-Santiago JG. A Reminder From the Devastation Hurricane Maria Left Behind. Cureus. 2018 Jan 08; 10(1):e2038.
14. Lopez-Candales A, Hernandez-Suarez DF, Lopez Menendez F. Mitral Annular Dynamics and Left Ventricular Diastole. Cardiol Res. 2017 Oct; 8(5):228-231.
15. Hernandez-Suarez DF, Scott SA, Tomey MI, Melin K, Lopez-Candales A, Buckley CE, Duconge J. Clinical determinants of clopidogrel responsiveness in a heterogeneous cohort of Puerto Rican Hispanics. Ther Adv Cardiovasc Dis. 2017 Sep; 11(9):235-241.
16. López-Candales A, Sotolongo-Fernandez AJ, Menéndez FL, Candales MD. Are objective measures of tricuspid annular motion and velocity used as frequently as recommended by current guidelines? A pilot study. Indian Heart J. 2018 Mar - Apr; 70(2):316-318.
17. Hernandez-Suarez DF, Palm D, Lopez-Menendez F, Mesa Pabon M, Lopez-Candales A. Left Ventricular Velocity of Propagation: A Useful Non-Invasive Measurement When Assessing Hemodynamic Alterations in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. Cardiol Res. 2017 Apr; 8(2):44-51.
18. Lopez-Candales A, Hernández Burgos PM, Hernandez-Suarez DF, Harris D. Linking Chronic Inflammation with Cardiovascular Disease: From Normal Aging to the Metabolic Syndrome. J Nat Sci. 2017 Apr; 3(4).
19. Hernandez-Suarez D, San Martin MT, Colon-Marquez JA, Jimenez-Velazquez IZ, Lopez-Candales A. Continued Need for Clinical Research in Medical Residency: From Physician to Clinical-Translational Researcher. P R Health Sci J. 2017 03; 36(1):44-46.
20. Hernandez-Suarez DF, Lopez Menendez FR, Palm D, Lopez-Candales A. Left Ventricular Diastolic Function Assessment of a Heterogeneous Cohort of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Patients. J Clin Med Res. 2017 Apr; 9(4):353-359.
21. Lopez-Candales A, Hernandez-Suarez DF. Strain Imaging Echocardiography: What Imaging Cardiologists Should Know. Curr Cardiol Rev. 2017; 13(2):118-129.
22. Hernandez Burgos PM, Lopez Menendez F, Lopez-Candales A. Reduced right ventricular functional reserve: An important end point finding during dobutamine stress echocardiography testing for liver transplant evaluation. Int J Cardiol. 2016 May 01; 210:122-4.
23. Vargas PE, Lopez-Candales A. Essential echocardiographic evaluation in patients with suspected pulmonary hypertension: an overview for the practicing physician. Postgrad Med. 2016; 128(2):208-22.
24. Miller BE, Rajsheker S, López-Candales A. Right Bundle Branch Block and Electromechanical Coupling of the Right Ventricle: An Echocardiographic Study. Heart Views. 2015 Oct-Dec; 16(4):137-43.
25. Ibrahim NE, Lopez-Candales A. Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Pseudoaneurysm Formation Following Three Aortic Valve Replacement Surgeries. Heart Views. 2015 Oct-Dec; 16(4):161-3.
26. López-Candales A. Importance of the Hispanic heritage regarding diagnosis and management of hypertension. Postgrad Med. 2015 Aug; 127(6):571-2.
27. López-Candales A, Aponte Rodríguez J, Harris D. The Racial, Cultural and Social Makeup of Hispanics as a potential Profile Risk for Intensifying the Need for Including this Ethnic Group in Clinical Trials. Bol Asoc Med P R. 2015 Jul-Sep; 107(3):17-23.
28. Banchs Viña H, Claudio H, Mesa M, López-Candales A. Diagnostic Studies for the Evaluation of Peripheral Artery Disease. Bol Asoc Med P R. 2015 Jul-Sep; 107(3):42-5.
29. Lopez-Candales A, Palm DS, Lopez FR, Perez R, Candales MD. Importance of End-Diastolic Rather than End-Systolic Right Atrial Size in Chronic Pulmonary Hypertension. Echocardiography. 2015 Dec; 32(12):1762-70.
30. Alsidawi S, Couto M, López-Candales A. Acquired Von Willebrand Syndrome In Aortic Stenosis: Case Report And Review. Bol Asoc Med P R. 2015 Apr-Jun; 107(2):86-8.
31. Pietras DA, Lopez FR, Peréz R, López-Candales A, Elwing J. Worsening gradient of aortic stenosis with treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension in scleroderma. Bol Asoc Med P R. 2015 Jan-Mar; 107(1):41-4.
32. Petersen AW, Puig-Carrión GD, López-Candales A. Should we revisit anticoagulation guidelines during thyroid storm? Bol Asoc Med P R. 2015 Jan-Mar; 107(1):62-6.
33. Ibrahim N, Lopez-Candales A. Cement encasement of the pericardium: echocardiographic manifestation. BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Sep 08; 2014.
34. López-Candales A. Differential phenotype profile between main right ventricular chamber and outflow tract in chronic pulmonary hypertension: echocardiographic observation. South Med J. 2014 Jul; 107(7):448-54.
35. López-Candales A. Determinants of an abnormal septal curvature in chronic pulmonary hypertension. Echocardiography. 2015 Jan; 32(1):49-55.
36. López-Candales A. Risk of death and need for transplantation in chronic pulmonary hypertension. Am J Med Sci. 2014 Feb; 347(2):106-11.
37. López-Candales A, Menendez FL, Shah SA, Friedrich A. Measures of right ventricular systolic function in end stage liver disease patients awaiting transplant. Int J Cardiol. 2014 Feb 01; 171(2):277-8.
38. López-Candales A. Automated functional imaging for assessment of left ventricular mechanics in the presence of left ventricular hypertrophy. Echocardiography. 2014 May; 31(5):605-14.
39. Anjak A, López-Candales A, Lopez FR, Harris D, Elwing J. Objective measures of right ventricular function during exercise: results of a pilot study. Echocardiography. 2014 Apr; 31(4):508-15.
40. López-Candales A, Lopez FR, Trivedi S, Elwing J. Right ventricular ejection efficiency: a new echocardiographic measure of mechanical performance in chronic pulmonary hypertension. Echocardiography. 2014 Apr; 31(4):516-23.
41. López-Candales A. Functional assessment of the dynamic profile of tricuspid annular motion. Heart Views. 2013 Oct; 14(4):165-70.
42. Lynch M, O''Donnell R, Weintraub NL, López-Candales A. Assessment of mitral annular and velocity vector imaging in acute myopericarditis. Echocardiography. 2013 Sep; 30(8):E227-30.
43. Harinstein ME, Flaherty JD, Mathier MA, Katz WE, Lopez-Candales A. Reply: To PMID 23021513. Am J Cardiol. 2013 Apr 15; 111(8):1231.
44. López-Candales A. Applicability of automated functional imaging for assessing right ventricular function. Echocardiography. 2013 Sep; 30(8):919-28.
45. López-Candales A. Massive lipomatous hypertrophy of the right atria. Heart Views. 2013 Apr; 14(2):85-7.
46. Lopez-Candales A. Marked reduction in the ratio of main right ventricular chamber to outflow tract function in patients with proximal bilateral acute pulmonary embolism. Int J Cardiol. 2013 Sep 20; 168(1):592-3.
47. Alsidawi S, Abdalla M, Arif I, López-Candales A. Congenital anastomosis between left anterior mammary and pulmonary vasculatures. Am J Med Sci. 2013 Feb; 345(2):158-9.
48. López-Candales A, Edelman K. Right ventricular outflow tract systolic excursion: a distinguishing echocardiographic finding in acute pulmonary embolism. Echocardiography. 2013 Jul; 30(6):649-57.
49. Harinstein ME, Iyer S, Mathier MA, Flaherty JD, Fontes P, Planinsic RM, Edelman K, Katz WE, Lopez-Candales A. Role of baseline echocardiography in the preoperative management of liver transplant candidates. Am J Cardiol. 2012 Dec 15; 110(12):1852-5.
50. López-Candales A, Shaver J, Edelman K, Candales MD. Temporal differences in ejection between right and left ventricles in chronic pulmonary hypertension: a pulsed Doppler study. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2012 Dec; 28(8):1943-50.
51. López-Candales A, Edelman K. Chronic pulmonary hypertension causes significant interventricular spatiotemporal dyssynchrony when onset of diastolic flow signals are assessed by color m-mode. Echocardiography. 2012 Jul; 29(6):653-60.
52. López-Candales A, Edelman K. Shape of the right ventricular outflow Doppler envelope and severity of pulmonary hypertension. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2012 Apr; 13(4):309-16.
53. Lopez-Candales A, Edelman K, Gulyasy B, Candales MD. Differences in the duration of total ejection between right and left ventricles in chronic pulmonary hypertension. Echocardiography. 2011 May; 28(5):509-15.
54. López-Candales A, Edelman K, Gulyasy B. The effect of chronic pulmonary hypertension on diastolic annular tissue velocities: a pilot study. Am J Med Sci. 2011 May; 341(5):344-9.
55. López-Candales A, Edelman K. Ratio of right to left ventricular ejection: a pilot study using Doppler to detect interventricular dyssynchrony. Clin Cardiol. 2011 Jun; 34(6):366-71.
56. López-Candales A, Cleary H, Edelman K. Constrictive-like physiology in severe pulmonary hypertension: the effect of the Valsalva maneuver. South Med J. 2011 Apr; 104(4):282-4.
57. López-Candales A, Edelman K, Gulyasy B, Candales MD. Chronic pulmonary hypertension shortens the duration of mitral annular systolic and diastolic tissue Doppler signals. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2012 Mar; 28(3):513-9.
58. Curren M, López-Candales A, Edelman K, Gulyasy B. Normal parameters of right ventricular mechanics with exertion in healthy individuals: a tissue Doppler imaging study. Am J Med Sci. 2011 Jan; 341(1):23-7.
59. López-Candales A, Edelman K, Gulyasy B, Candales MD. New annular tissue Doppler markers of pulmonary hypertension. Echocardiography. 2010 Sep; 27(8):969-76.
60. López-Candales A, Edelman K, Candales MD. Right ventricular apical contractility in acute pulmonary embolism: the McConnell sign revisited. Echocardiography. 2010 Jul; 27(6):614-20.
61. López-Candales A, Bazaz R, Edelman K, Gulyasy B. Apical systolic eccentricity index: a better marker of right ventricular compromise in pulmonary hypertension. Echocardiography. 2010 May; 27(5):534-8.
62. Lopez-Candales A, Eleswarapu A, Shaver J, Edelman K, Gulyasy B, Candales MD. Right ventricular outflow tract spectral signal: a useful marker of right ventricular systolic performance and pulmonary hypertension severity. Eur J Echocardiogr. 2010 Jul; 11(6):509-15.
63. Simon MA, Rajagopalan N, Mathier MA, Shroff SG, Pinsky MR, López-Candales A. Tissue Doppler imaging of right ventricular decompensation in pulmonary hypertension. Congest Heart Fail. 2009 Nov-Dec; 15(6):271-6.
64. López-Candales A, Bazaz R, Edelman K, Gulyasy B. Altered early left ventricular diastolic wall velocities in pulmonary hypertension: a tissue Doppler study. Echocardiography. 2009 Nov; 26(10):1159-66.
65. Rajagopalan N, Simon MA, Edelman K, Mathier MA, López-Candales A. Identifying left ventricular dysfunction in pulmonary hypertension. Congest Heart Fail. 2009 Sep-Oct; 15(5):218-21.
66. Rajagopalan N, Simon MA, Suffoletto MS, Shah H, Edelman K, Mathier MA, López-Candales A. Noninvasive estimation of pulmonary vascular resistance in pulmonary hypertension. Echocardiography. 2009 May; 26(5):489-94.
67. Ramani GV, Bazaz R, Edelman K, López-Candales A. Pulmonary hypertension affects left ventricular basal twist: a novel use for speckle-tracking imaging. Echocardiography. 2009 Jan; 26(1):44-51.
68. Kochar M, López-Candales A, Ramani G, Rajagopalan N, Edelman K. Unusual echocardiographic features seen in a case of giant cell myocarditis. Can J Cardiol. 2008 Nov; 24(11):855-6.
69. López-Candales A, Rajagopalan N, Gulyasy B, Edelman K, Bazaz R. A delayed time of the peak tricuspid regurgitation signal: marker of right ventricular dysfunction. Am J Med Sci. 2008 Sep; 336(3):224-9.
70. López-Candales A, Rajagopalan N, Dohi K, Edelman K, Gulyasy B. Normal range of mechanical variables in pulmonary hypertension: a tissue Doppler imaging study. Echocardiography. 2008 Sep; 25(8):864-72.
71. Rajagopalan N, Simon MA, Shah H, Mathier MA, López-Candales A. Utility of right ventricular tissue Doppler imaging: correlation with right heart catheterization. Echocardiography. 2008 Aug; 25(7):706-11.
72. Bazaz R, Edelman K, Gulyasy B, López-Candales A. Evidence of robust coupling of atrioventricular mechanical function of the right side of the heart: insights from M-mode analysis of annular motion. Echocardiography. 2008 Jul; 25(6):557-61.
73. Dohi K, Onishi K, Gorcsan J, López-Candales A, Takamura T, Ota S, Yamada N, Ito M. Role of radial strain and displacement imaging to quantify wall motion dyssynchrony in patients with left ventricular mechanical dyssynchrony and chronic right ventricular pressure overload. Am J Cardiol. 2008 Apr 15; 101(8):1206-12.
74. Ramani GV, Edelman K, López-Candales A. Standard measures of right ventricular function assessment in adult patients with acute sickle cell crises. Int J Cardiol. 2009 Mar 06; 132(3):448-50.
75. Gulyasy B, López-Candales A, Reis SE, Levitsky S. Quadricuspid aortic valve: an unusual echocardiographic finding and a review of the literature. Int J Cardiol. 2009 Feb 20; 132(2):e68-71.
76. López-Candales A, Gulyasy B, Edelman K, Bazaz R. Delayed tricuspid valve ascent and descent components in pulmonary hypertension. Int J Cardiol. 2009 Jan 24; 131(3):399-402.
77. Rajagopalan N, Simon MA, Mathier MA, López-Candales A. Identifying right ventricular dysfunction with tissue Doppler imaging in pulmonary hypertension. Int J Cardiol. 2008 Aug 29; 128(3):359-63.
78. Rajagopalan N, Suffoletto MS, Tanabe M, Miske G, Thomas NC, Simon MA, Bazaz R, Gorcsan J, López-Candales A. Right ventricular function following cardiac resynchronization therapy. Am J Cardiol. 2007 Nov 01; 100(9):1434-6.
79. López-Candales A, Rajagopalan N, Kochar M, Gulyasy B, Edelman K. Systolic eccentricity index identifies right ventricular dysfunction in pulmonary hypertension. Int J Cardiol. 2008 Oct 13; 129(3):424-6.
80. Girod JP, Lopez-Candales A. Pulmonary vein thrombosis in the setting of blunt chest trauma. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2007 Dec; 20(12):1416.e1.
81. Rajagopalan N, Saxena N, Simon MA, Edelman K, Mathier MA, López-Candales A. Correlation of tricuspid annular velocities with invasive hemodynamics in pulmonary hypertension. Congest Heart Fail. 2007 Jul-Aug; 13(4):200-4.
82. López-Candales A, Rajagopalan N, Dohi K, Gulyasy B, Edelman K, Bazaz R. Abnormal right ventricular myocardial strain generation in mild pulmonary hypertension. Echocardiography. 2007 Jul; 24(6):615-22.
83. López-Candales A, Rajagopalan N, Gulyasy B, Edelman K, Bazaz R. Comparative echocardiographic analysis of mitral and tricuspid annular motion: differences explained with proposed anatomic-structural correlates. Echocardiography. 2007 Apr; 24(4):353-9.
84. Davidson JA, Moreno PR, Badimon JJ, Lopez-Candales A, Maisonet Giachello AL, Ovalle F, Rodriguez CJ, Rosenson RS, Rodbard HW, Kannel WB. Cardiovascular disease prevention and care in Latino and Hispanic subjects. Endocr Pract. 2007 Jan-Feb; 13(1):77-85.
85. Davidson JA, Kannel WB, Lopez-Candales A, Morales L, Moreno PR, Ovalle F, Rodriguez CJ, Rodbard HW, Rosenson RS, Stern M. Avoiding the looming Latino/Hispanic cardiovascular health crisis: a call to action. Ethn Dis. 2007; 17(3):568-73.
86. Davidson JA, Kannel WB, Lopez-Candales A, Morales L, Moreno PR, Ovalle F, Rodriguez CJ, Rodbard HW, Rosenson RS, Stern M. Avoiding the looming Latino/Hispanic cardiovascular health crisis: a call to action. J Cardiometab Syndr. 2007; 2(4):238-43.
87. Saxena N, Rajagopalan N, Edelman K, López-Candales A. Tricuspid annular systolic velocity: a useful measurement in determining right ventricular systolic function regardless of pulmonary artery pressures. Echocardiography. 2006 Oct; 23(9):750-5.
88. López-Candales A, Rajagopalan N, Saxena N, Gulyasy B, Edelman K, Bazaz R. Right ventricular systolic function is not the sole determinant of tricuspid annular motion. Am J Cardiol. 2006 Oct 01; 98(7):973-7.
89. Gujral V, López-Candales A, Abdelhadi R, Crock F, Gulyasy B. Constrictive pericarditis: an unusual clinical entity suggested during dobutamine stress echocardiography. Int J Cardiol. 2006 Nov 10; 113(2):e58-61.
90. Rajagopalan N, Dohi K, Simon MA, Suffoletto M, Edelman K, Murali S, López-Candales A. Right ventricular dyssynchrony in heart failure: a tissue Doppler imaging study. J Card Fail. 2006 May; 12(4):263-7.
91. López-Candales A, Dohi K, Iliescu A, Peterson RC, Edelman K, Bazaz R. An abnormal right ventricular apical angle is indicative of global right ventricular impairment. Echocardiography. 2006 May; 23(5):361-8.
92. López-Candales A, Kumar V. Coronary artery to left ventricle fistula. Cardiovasc Ultrasound. 2005 Nov 08; 3:35.
93. López-Candales A, Kaczorowski D, Pellegrini R. An unusual clinical presentation resembling superior vena cava syndrome post heart surgery. Cardiovasc Ultrasound. 2005 Oct 03; 3:31.
94. López-Candales A, Dohi K, Rajagopalan N, Suffoletto M, Murali S, Gorcsan J, Edelman K. Right ventricular dyssynchrony in patients with pulmonary hypertension is associated with disease severity and functional class. Cardiovasc Ultrasound. 2005 Aug 29; 3:23.
95. López-Candales A, Dohi K, Bazaz R, Edelman K. Relation of right ventricular free wall mechanical delay to right ventricular dysfunction as determined by tissue Doppler imaging. Am J Cardiol. 2005 Aug 15; 96(4):602-6.
96. López-Candales A, Grewal H, Katz W. The importance of increased interatrial septal thickness in patients with atrial fibrillation: a transesophageal echocardiographic study. Echocardiography. 2005 May; 22(5):408-14.
97. Krishnan R, Becker RJ, Beighley LM, López-Candales A. Impact of body mass index on markers of left ventricular thickness and mass calculation: results of a pilot analysis. Echocardiography. 2005 Mar; 22(3):203-10.
98. Simpson J, López-Candales A. Elevated brain natriuretic peptide and troponin I in a woman with generalized weakness and chest pain. Echocardiography. 2005 Mar; 22(3):267-71.
99. Letts DP, López-Candales A. Atypical echocardiographic findings of endocarditis in an immunocompromised patient. Echocardiography. 2004 Nov; 21(8):715-9.
100. López-Candales A, Edelman KL. Large atrial appendage thrombus in the presence of severe mitral regurgitation: contradictory hemodynamics or expected findings. Echocardiography. 2004 Oct; 21(7):625-9.
101. López-Candales AL, Carron C, Schwartz J. Need for hospice and palliative care services in patients with end-stage heart failure treated with intermittent infusion of inotropes. Clin Cardiol. 2004 Jan; 27(1):23-8.
102. López-Candales A, Horton L, Schwartz J. Are there any ethnic differences in the number of coronary artery bypass and valve heart surgeries among Caucasians, African Americans and Puerto Ricans? The western New York experience. J Med. 2004; 35(1-6):211-20.
103. López-Candales A, Schwartz J. Mitral valve contour in short axis: a useful view in the diagnosis of mitral valve prolapse. J Med. 2004; 35(1-6):221-31.
104. Chow SL, Zammit K, West K, Dannenhoffer M, Lopez-Candales A. Correlation of antifactor Xa concentrations with renal function in patients on enoxaparin. J Clin Pharmacol. 2003 Jun; 43(6):586-90.
105. Vora T, Pendyala P, Schünemann H, López-Candales A, Schunneman H. Prolongation of the QT-corrected interval during dobutamine stress echocardiography: a marker for ischemia. Coron Artery Dis. 2003 May; 14(3):233-7.
106. López-Candales A. Is the presence of interatrial septal hypertrophy a marker for atrial fibrillation in the elderly? Am J Geriatr Cardiol. 2002 Nov-Dec; 11(6):399-403.
107. López-Candales A, Vora T, Gibbons W, Carron C, Simmons P, Schwartz J. Symptomatic improvement in patients treated with intermittent infusion of inotropes: a double-blind placebo controled pilot study. J Med. 2002; 33(1-4):129-46.
108. López-Candales A. Cardiovascular diseases: a review of the Hispanic perspective. Awareness is the first step to action. J Med. 2002; 33(1-4):227-45.
109. Lopez-Candales A, Venezia M. Images in Geriatric Cardiology: Visualization of a Large Mediastinal Mass Compressing the Esophagus and Causing Chest Pain and Dysphagia. Am J Geriatr Cardiol. 2000 Jul; 9(4):224-225.
110. Banerjee D, Venezia M, López-Candales A. Myocardial Hematoma Documented by Transthoracic Echocardiography After Sequential Coronary Artery Stenting. Echocardiography. 1999 Nov; 16(8):819-822.
111. Davison G, Lopez-Candales A. Images in Geriatric Cardiology - Functional Single-Leaflet Mitral Valve. Am J Geriatr Cardiol. 1997 Jul; 6(4):53.
112. Lopez-Candales A, Desai BV. Images in Geriatric Cardiology - Ventricular Septal Perforation by Pacemaker Lead After Cardiac Defibrillation. Am J Geriatr Cardiol. 1996 Jul; 5(4):43.
113. Lopez-Candales A, Grosjlos J, Sasser T, Buddhiraju C, Scherrer D, Lange LG, Kumar VB. Dietary induction of pancreatic cholesterol esterase: a regulatory cycle for the intestinal absorption of cholesterol. Biochem Cell Biol. 1996; 74(2):257-64.
114. Lopez-Candales A, Kleiger RE, Aleman-Gomez J, Kouchoukos NT, Botney MD. Pulmonary artery aneurysm: review and case report. Clin Cardiol. 1995 Dec; 18(12):738-40.
115. Hagley MT, Lopez-Candales A, Phillips KJ, Daily BB, Kouchoukos NT. Thrombosis of mitral valve bioprostheses in patients requiring circulatory assistance. Ann Thorac Surg. 1995 Dec; 60(6):1814-6.
116. Lopez-Candales A, Bosner MS, Spilburg CA, Lange LG. Cholesterol transport function of pancreatic cholesterol esterase: directed sterol uptake and esterification in enterocytes. Biochemistry. 1993 Nov 16; 32(45):12085-9.
117. Kumar BV, Aleman-Gomez JA, Colwell N, Lopez-Candales A, Bosner MS, Spilburg CA, Lowe M, Lange LG. Structure of the human pancreatic cholesterol esterase gene. Biochemistry. 1992 Jul 07; 31(26):6077-81.

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