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Name
Alain Heroux
Degree
M.D.
Rank
Professor
Primary Department
Cardiology
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Specialties
Heart Failure
Heart Transplant
Left Ventricular Assist Devices
Locations
Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine
Loyola Center for Health at Burr Ridge
Loyola Center for Health at Park Ridge
Certifications
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Cardiology
Education
Medical School
Faculte du Medicin de l'Universite Laval
Residencies
Universite Laval, Internal Medicine: General
Royal Victoria Hospital, Cardiology
Fellowships
Montreal Heart Institute, Hemodynamics and Angioplasty
Medical College of Virginia Hospitals, Heart Transplantation
Publications
Coglianese,E. E.; Samsi,M.; Liebo,M. J.; Heroux,A. L.The value of psychosocial factors in patient selection and outcomes after heart transplantation Current heart failure reports 2015 ;12(1):42-47
Hariman,A.; Alex,C.; Heroux,A.; Camacho,P.Incidence of fractures after cardiac and lung transplantation: a single center experience Journal of osteoporosis 2014 ;2014:573041
Ashbrook,M.; Walenga,J. M.; Schwartz,J.; Heroux,A.; Jeske,W. P.; Escalante,V.; Bakhos,M.Left ventricular assist device-induced coagulation and platelet activation and effect of the current anticoagulant therapy regimen Clinical and applied thrombosis/hemostasis : official journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis 2013 ;19(3):249-255
Van Bakel,A. B.; Brown,R. N.; Nikolaidis,L. A.; Heroux,A.; Law,K.; Naftel,D. C.; Cardiac Transplant Research Database GroupVariations in institutional staffing and clinical practice are predictive of center-specific 1-year survival post-transplant The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation 2013 ;32(12):1196-1204
Koshman,Y. E.; Patel,N.; Chu,M.; Iyengar,R.; Kim,T.; Ersahin,C.; Lewis,W.; Heroux,A.; Samarel,A. M.Regulation of connective tissue growth factor gene expression and fibrosis in human heart failure Journal of cardiac failure 2013 ;19(4):283-294
Thompson,D.; Koster,M. J.; Wagner,R. H.; Heroux,A.; Barron,J. T.Single photon emission computed tomography myocardial perfusion imaging to detect cardiac allograft vasculopathy European heart journal cardiovascular Imaging 2012 ;13(3):271-275
Dasari,T. W.; Pavlovic-Surjancev,B.; Patel,N.; Williams,A. A.; Ezidinma,P.; Rupani,A.; Sinacore,J. L.; Heroux,A. L.Incidence, risk factors, and clinical outcomes of atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter after heart transplantation. American Journal of Cardiology 2010 ;106(5):737-741
Al Chekakie,M. O.; Heroux,A.; Montpetit,M.; Nemeh,H.Gemella morbillorum prosthetic valve endocarditis. Congestive Heart Failure 2009 ;15(6):291-292
Grady,K. L.; Wang,E.; Higgins,R.; Heroux,A.; Rybarczyk,B.; Young,J. B.; Pelegrin,D.; Czerr,J.; Kobashigawa,J.; Chait,J.; Naftel,D. C.; White-Williams,C.; Myers,S.; Kirklin,J. K.Symptom frequency and distress from 5 to 10 years after heart transplantation. Journal of Heart & Lung Transplantation 2009 ;28(8):759-768
Reddy,P. R.; Gulati,A.; Steen,L.; Sinacore,J.; Leya,F.; Heroux,A.Outcomes of bare metal versus drug-eluting stents in allograft vasculopathy. Journal of Heart & Lung Transplantation 2008 ;27(11):1222-1228
Grady,K. L.; Naftel,D. C.; Young,J. B.; Pelegrin,D.; Czerr,J.; Higgins,R.; Heroux,A.; Rybarczyk,B.; McLeod,M.; Kobashigawa,J.; Chait,J.; White-Williams,C.; Myers,S.; Kirklin,J. K.Patterns and predictors of physical functional disability at 5 to 10 years after heart transplantation. Journal of Heart & Lung Transplantation 2007 ;26(11):1182-1191