Publications

Journal Articles

    2016-2017
  1. Kheradvar A.
    On the accuracy of intracardiac flow velocimetry methods
    J Echocardiography, 2017 Jun;15(2):67-69.
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  2. Avendi MR, Kheradvar A, Jafarkhani H.
    Automatic Segmentation of the Right Ventricle from Cardiac MRI Using a Learning-based Approach
    Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 2017 Feb 16. doi: 10.1002/mrm.26631.
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  3. Alavi SH, Soriano Baliarda M, Bonessio N, Valdevit L, Kheradvar A.
    A Tri-leaflet Nitinol Mesh Scaffold for Engineering Heart Valves
    Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 2017 Feb;45(2):413-426.
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  4. Sievers HH, Putman LM, Kheradvar A, Gabbert D, Wegner P, Scheewe J, Salehi-Ravesh M, Kramer HH, Rickers C.
    4D flow streamline characteristics of the great arteries twenty years after Lecompte and direct spiral arterial switch operation (DSASO) in simple TGA.
    Global Cardiology Science and Practice, 2016 (3):29.
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  5. Dasi LP, Hatoum H, Kheradvar A, Zareian R, Alavi SH, Sun W, Martin C, Pham T, Wang Q, Midha PA, Raghav V, Yoganathan AP.
    On the Mechanics of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement.
    Ann Biomed Eng. 2017 Feb;45(2):310-331.
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  6. Falahatpisheh A, Morisawa D, Toosky TT, Kheradvar A.
    A Calcific Polymeric Valve for Valve-in-Valve Applications
    Journal of Biomechanics, 2017 Jan; 50(1): 77.82.
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  7. Sievers HH, Kheradvar A, Kramer HH and Rickers C.
    3D Heart Model and 4D Flow MRI 20 Years after Spiral Arterial Switch Operation.
    Thorac Cardiov Surg Reports, 2016 Dec; 05(01): 44-46.
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  8. Hajiaghayi M, Groves EM, Jafarkhani H, Kheradvar A.
    A 3D Active Contour Method for Automated Segmentation of the Left Ventricle from Magnetic Resonance Images.
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2017 Jan;64(1):134-144.
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  9. Rickers C, Kheradvar A, Sievers HH, Falahatpisheh A, Wegner P, Gabbert D, Jerosch-Herold M, Hart C, Voges I, Putman LM, Kristo I, Fischer G, Scheewe J, Kramer HH.
    Is the Lecompte technique the last word on transposition of the great arteries repair for all patients? A magnetic resonance imaging study including a spiral technique two decades postoperatively.
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2016 Feb 6;30:108-119.
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  10. Avendi MR, Kheradvar A, Jafarkhani H.
    A Combined Deep-Learning and Deformable-Model Approach to Fully Automatic Segmentation of the Left Ventricle in Cardiac MRI
    Medical Image Anal. 2016 Jun;22(6):817-25.
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  11. Falahatpisheh A and Kheradvar A.
    A framework for synthetic validation of 3D echocardiographic particle image velocimetry.
    Meccanica, 2017 Feb, 52(3): 555–561.
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  12. Falahatpisheh A, Rickers C, Gabbert D, Heng EL, Stalder A, Kramer HH, Kilner PJ, Kheradvar A.
    Simplified Bernoulli's method significantly underestimates pulmonary transvalvular pressure drop.
    J Magn Reson Imaging. 2016;43:1313.1319
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  13. 2015
  14. Kheradvar A, Groves EM, Falahatpisheh A, Mofrad MK, Hamed Alavi S, Tranquillo R, Dasi LP, Simmons CA, Jane Grande-Allen K, Goergen CJ, Baaijens F, Little SH, Canic S, Griffith B.
    Emerging Trends in Heart Valve Engineering: Part IV. Computational Modeling and Experimental Studies.
    Ann Biomed Eng. 2015 Oct;43(10):2314-33
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  15. Pedrizzetti G, Vlachos PP, Little WC, Sotiropoulos F, Gharib M, Kheradvar A.
    Comments on Defining the Contribution of Diastolic Vortex Ring to Left Ventricular Filling.
    Journal of American College of Cardiology. 2015 Jun 16;65(23):2573-4
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  16. Alavi SH, Sinha A, Steward E, Milliken JC, Kheradvar A.
    Load Dependent Extracellular Matrix Organization in Atrioventricular Heart Valves: Differences and Similarities.
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2015 Jul 15;309(2):H276-84. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.00164.2015.
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  17. Alavi SH and Kheradvar A.
    A Hybrid Tissue-Engineered Heart Valve.
    The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2015 Jun;99(6):2183-7.
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  18. Falahatpisheh A, Pahlevan NM, Kheradvar A.
    Effect of the Mitral Valve's Anterior Leaflet on Axisymmetry of Transmitral Vortex Ring.
    Annals of Biomedical Engineering. 2015 Oct;43(10):2349-60
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  19. Kheradvar A, Groves EM and Tseng E.
    FOLDAVALVE: A Novel 14Fr Totally Repositionable and Retrievable Transcatheter Aortic Valve: Proof of Concept in Sheep.
    EuroIntervention. 2015 Sep;11(5):591-6. doi: 10.4244/EIJY15M03_04.
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  20. Kheradvar A, Groves EM, Dasi LP, Alavi SH, Tranquillo RT, Grande-Allen KJ, Simmons CA, Griffith BE, Falahatpisheh A, Goergen CJ, Mofrad MRK, Baaijens FPT, Little SH, Canic S.
    Emerging Trends in Heart Valve Engineering: Part I. Solutions for Future
    Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 2015 Apr;43(4):833-43.
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  21. Kheradvar A, Groves EM, Goergen CJ, Alavi SH, Tranquillo RT, Simmons CA, Dasi LP, Grande-Allen KJ, Mofrad MRK, Falahatpisheh A, Griffith BE, Baaijens FPT, Little SH, Canic S.
    Emerging Trends in Heart Valve Engineering: Part II. Novel and Standard Technologies for Aortic Valve Replacement
    Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 2015 Apr;43(4):844-57.
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  22. Falahatpisheh A, Pedrizzetti G, Kheradvar A.
    Three-Dimensional Reconstruction of Cardiac Flows Based on Multi-Planar Velocity Fields
    Experiments in Fluids, 2014 Nov, 55 (11) Article Number: 1848.
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  23. Falahatpisheh A, Kheradvar A.
    A Measure of Axisymmetry for Vortex Rings
    European Journal of Mechanics - B/Fluids, Volume 49, Part A, January.February 2015, Pages 264.271.
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  24. Kheradvar A, Groves EM, Simmons CA, Griffith BE, Alavi SH, Tranquillo RT, Dasi LP, Falahatpisheh A, Grande-Allen KJ, Goergen CJ, Mofrad MRK, Baaijens FPT, Canic S, Little SH.
    Emerging Trends in Heart Valve Engineering: Part III. Novel Technologies for mitral valve repair and replacement
    Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 2015 Apr;43(4):858-70.
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  25. 2014
  26. Groves EM, Falahatpisheh A, Su JL, Kheradvar A.
    The Effects of Positioning of Transcatheter Aortic Valve on Fluid Dynamics of the Aortic Root
    ASAIO Journal, 2014 Sep-Oct;60(5):545-52.
    Abstract    PDF    Journal Cover
  27. Alavi SH, Groves EM, Kheradvar A.
    The Effects of Transcatheter Valve Crimping on Pericardial Leaflets
    The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 2014 Apr;97(4):1260-6.
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  28. 2013
  29. Mangual JO, Föll D, Jung B, Pedrizzetti G, Kheradvar A.
    Aging does not Affect Radial Viscoelastic Behavior of the Left Ventricle
    Cardiology, 2013;125(1):38-49.
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  30. Abe H, Caracciolo G, Kheradvar A, Pedrizzetti G, Khandheria BK, Narula J, Sengupta PP.
    Contrast echocardiography for assessing left ventricular vortex strength: a prospective case.control pilot study in heart failure
    European Heart Journal - Cardiovascular Imaging, 2013 Nov;14(11):1049-60.
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  31. Alavi SH, Ruiz V, Krasieva T, Botvinick EL, and Kheradvar A.
    Characterizing the Collagen Fiber Orientation in Pericardial Leaflets under Mechanical Loading Conditions
    Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 2013, 41 (3) 547-561.
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  32. Alavi SH, Liu WF, Kheradvar A.
    Inflammatory Response Assessment of a Hybrid Tissue-Engineered Heart Valve Leaflet
    Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 2013, 41 (2) 316-26.
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  33. 2012
  34. Falahatpisheh A, Kheradvar A.
    High-Speed Particle Image Velocimetry to Assess Cardiac Fluid Dynamics in vitro: From Performance to Validation
    European Journal of Mechanics - B/Fluids, 35 (2012) 2-8.
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  35. Sengupta PP, Pedrizzetti G, Kilner PJ, Kheradvar A, Ebbers T, Tonti G, Fraser, AG, Narula, J.
    Emerging Trends in Cardiovascular Flow Visualization
    Journal of American College of Cardiology: Cardiovascular Imaging, 2012, 5; 305-16.
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  36. Kheradvar A, Falahatpisheh, A.
    The Effects of Dynamic Saddle Annulus and Leaflet Length on Transmitral Flow Pattern and Leaflet Stress of a Bi-leaflet Bioprosthetic Mitral Valve
    Journal of Heart Valve Disease, 2012, 21; 225-233.
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  37. Alavi SH, Kheradvar A.
    Metal Mesh Scaffold for Tissue Engineering of Membranes
    Tissue Engineering Part C: Methods,2012, 18 (4), 2012, 18 (4); 293-301.
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  38. Kheradvar A, Assadi R, Falahatpisheh A,Sengupta PP.
    Assessment of Transmitral Vortex Formation in Patients with Diastolic Dysfunction
    Journal of American Society of Echocardiography, 2012, 25 (2) 220-7.
    Abstract   PDF    Journal Cover

  39. 2010
  40. Mangual JO, Jung B, Ritter JA, Kheradvar A
    Modeling Radial Viscoelastic Behavior of Left Ventricle based on MRI Tissue Phase Mapping.
    Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 2010, 38 (10) 3102-3111.
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  41. Kheradvar A, Houle H, Pedrizzetti G, Tonti G, Belcik T, Ashraf M, Lindner JR, Gharib M, Sahn DJ
    Echocardiographic Particle Image Velocimetry: A Novel Technique for Quantification of Left Ventricular Blood Vorticity Pattern.
    Journal of American Society of Echocardiography (JASE 2010, 23(1) 86-94.
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  42. 2009
  43. Grosberg A, Gharib M, Kheradvar A
    The Effect of Fiber Geometry on Pulsatile Pumping and Energy Expenditure.
    Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, 2009, 71: 1580–1598.
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  44. Kheradvar A, Gharib M
    On Mitral Valve Dynamics and its connection to Early Diastolic Flow.
    Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 2009 Jan, 37(1):1-13.
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  45. 2007
  46. Kheradvar A, Gharib M
    Influence of ventricular pressure-drop on mitral annulus dynamics through the process of vortex ring formation.
    Annals of Biomedical Engineering 2007, 35 (12):2050-2064.
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  47. Kheradvar A, Milano M, Gharib M
    Correlation between vortex ring formation and mitral annulus dynamics during ventricular rapid filling.
    ASAIO Journal (Journal of American Society of Artificial Internal Organs), Jan-Feb 2007 53(1): 8-16.
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  48. 2006
  49. Kheradvar A, Milano M, Gorman RC, Gorman III JH, Gharib M
    Assessment of left ventricular viscoelastic components based on ventricular harmonic behavior.
    Cardiovascular Engineering, 2006 March 6(1): 30-39.
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  50. Gharib M, Rambod E, Kheradvar A, Sahn DJ, Dabiri JO
    A global index for heart failure based on optimal vortex formation in the left ventricle.
    Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) 2006, 103 (16): 6305-6308.
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  51. Kheradvar A, Kasalko J, Johnson D, Gharib M
    An in-vitro study of changing profile heights in mitral bioprostheses and their influence on flow.
    ASAIO Journal 2006 Jan-Feb 52(1):34-38.
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  52. 2005
  53. Amirzargar AA, Tabassi A, Khosravi F, Kheradvar A, Rezaei N, Naroueynejad M, Ansaripour B, Moradi B, Nikbin B
    Optic neuritis, multiple sclerosis and human leukocyte antigen: results of a 4-year follow-up study.
    European Journal of Neurology 2005 Jan;12(1):25-30.
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  54. 2004
  55. Kheradvar A, Tabassi AR, Nikbin B, Khosravi F, Naroueynejad M, Moradi B, Amirzargar AA
    Influence of HLA on progression of optic neuritis to multiple sclerosis: results of a four-year follow-up study.
    Multiple Sclerosis. 2004 Oct;10(5):526-31.
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  56. 2002
  57. Rad AS, Jabbarvand M, Farahvash MM, Kheradvar A
    Laser in situ keratomileusis and diode thermal keratoplasty for correction of hyperopia from +5.00 to +10.00 diopters.
    Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002 May-Jun;18(3 Suppl):S318-20.
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  58. 2001
  59. Rad AS, Kheradvar A
    Juvenile xanthogranuloma: concurrent involvement of skin and eye cornea.
    The Journal of Cornea and External disease. 2001 Oct;20(7):760-2.
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  60. 2000
  61. Behnia H, Kheradvar A, Shahrokhi M
    An anatomic study of the lingual nerve in the third molar region.
    Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. 2000 Jun;58(6):649-51.
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