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Yochai Birnbaum

Division of Cardiology

University of Texas Medical Branch

5106 John Sealy Annex

301 University Blvd



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  • Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Medical Branch, 5106 John Sealy Annex, 301 University Blvd, USA. 2002 - 2008
  • Division of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah-Tiqva, Israel. 2001


  1. Pretreatment with high-dose statin, but not low-dose statin, ezetimibe, or the combination of low-dose statin and ezetimibe, limits infarct size in the rat. Birnbaum, Y., Lin, Y., Ye, Y., Merla, R., Perez-Polo, J.R., Uretsky, B.F. J. Cardiovasc. Pharmacol. Ther. (2008) [Pubmed]
  2. Aspirin before reperfusion blunts the infarct size limiting effect of atorvastatin. Birnbaum, Y., Lin, Y., Ye, Y., Martinez, J.D., Huang, M.H., Lui, C.Y., Perez-Polo, J.R., Uretsky, B.F. Am. J. Physiol. Heart Circ. Physiol. (2007) [Pubmed]
  3. Aspirin augments 15-epi-lipoxin A4 production by lipopolysaccharide, but blocks the pioglitazone and atorvastatin induction of 15-epi-lipoxin A4 in the rat heart. Birnbaum, Y., Ye, Y., Lin, Y., Freeberg, S.Y., Huang, M.H., Perez-Polo, J.R., Uretsky, B.F. Prostaglandins Other Lipid Mediat. (2007) [Pubmed]
  4. Augmentation of myocardial production of 15-epi-lipoxin-a4 by pioglitazone and atorvastatin in the rat. Birnbaum, Y., Ye, Y., Lin, Y., Freeberg, S.Y., Nishi, S.P., Martinez, J.D., Huang, M.H., Uretsky, B.F., Perez-Polo, J.R. Circulation (2006) [Pubmed]
  5. Electrocardiogram risk stratification of non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes. Birnbaum, Y., Atar, S. J. Electrocardiol (2006) [Pubmed]
  6. Prostaglandins mediate the cardioprotective effects of atorvastatin against ischemia-reperfusion injury. Birnbaum, Y., Ye, Y., Rosanio, S., Tavackoli, S., Hu, Z.Y., Schwarz, E.R., Uretsky, B.F. Cardiovasc. Res. (2005) [Pubmed]
  7. Electrocardiogram of acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction: the significance of the various "scores". Birnbaum, Y., Ware, D.L. J. Electrocardiol (2005) [Pubmed]
  8. Symptomatic bradycardia and postural hypotension. Gupta, R., Singh, S., Rahman, M.A., Saeed, M., Birnbaum, Y. Postgrad. Med. J (2004) [Pubmed]
  9. Reduction of infarct size by short-term pretreatment with atorvastatin. Birnbaum, Y., Ashitkov, T., Uretsky, B.F., Ballinger, S., Motamedi, M. Cardiovasc. Drugs. Ther (2003) [Pubmed]
  10. Ventricular free wall rupture following acute myocardial infarction. Birnbaum, Y., Chamoun, A.J., Anzuini, A., Lick, S.D., Ahmad, M., Uretsky, B.F. Coron. Artery Dis. (2003) [Pubmed]
  11. The electrocardiogram in ST elevation acute myocardial infarction: correlation with coronary anatomy and prognosis. Birnbaum, Y., Drew, B.J. Postgrad. Med. J (2003) [Pubmed]
  12. Grade III ischemia on presentation with acute myocardial infarction predicts rapid progression of necrosis and less myocardial salvage with thrombolysis. Birnbaum, Y., Mahaffey, K.W., Criger, D.A., Gates, K.B., Barbash, G.I., Barbagelata, A., Clemmensen, P., Sgarbossa, E.B., Gibbons, R.J., Rahman, M.A., Califf, R.M., Granger, C.B., Wagner, G.S. Cardiology (2002) [Pubmed]
  13. Ventricular septal rupture after acute myocardial infarction. Birnbaum, Y., Fishbein, M.C., Blanche, C., Siegel, R.J. N. Engl. J. Med. (2002) [Pubmed]
  14. Mitral regurgitation following acute myocardial infarction. Birnbaum, Y., Chamoun, A.J., Conti, V.R., Uretsky, B.F. Coron. Artery Dis. (2002) [Pubmed]
  15. Comparison of primary coronary angioplasty versus thrombolysis in patients with ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction and grade II and grade III myocardial ischemia on the enrollment electrocardiogram. Birnbaum, Y., Goodman, S., Barr, A., Gates, K.B., Barbash, G.I., Battler, A., Barbagelata, A., Clemmensen, P., Sgarbossa, E.B., Granger, C.B., Califf, R.M., Wagner, G.S. Am. J. Cardiol. (2001) [Pubmed]
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