JoAnne Lindenfeld, M.D.

Professor

joann.lindenfeld@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Professor of Medicine
Education
M.D., MEDICINE, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Publications
Doering A, Jenkins CA, Storrow AB, Lindenfeld J, Fermann GJ, Miller KF, Sperling M, Collins SP. Markers of diuretic resistance in emergency department patients with acute heart failure. Int J Emerg Med [print-electronic]. 2017 Dec; 10(1): 17. PMID: 28484958, PMCID: PMC5422212, PII: 10.1186/s12245-017-0143-x, DOI: 10.1186/s12245-017-0143-x, ISSN: 1865-1372.

Patel AC, Dodson RB, Cornwell WK, Hunter KS, Cleveland JC, Brieke A, Lindenfeld J, Ambardekar AV. Dynamic Changes in Aortic Vascular Stiffness in Patients Bridged to Transplant With Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices. JACC Heart Fail [print-electronic]. 2017 Jun; 5(6): 449-59. PMID: 28285118, PII: S2213-1779(17)30046-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.jchf.2016.12.009, ISSN: 2213-1787.

Cooper LB, Hammill BG, Allen LA, Lindenfeld J, Mentz RJ, Rogers JG, Milano CA, Patel CB, Alexander KP, Hernandez AF. Assessing Frailty in Patients Undergoing Destination Therapy Left Ventricular Assist Device: Observations from Interagency Registry for Mechanically Assisted Circulatory Support. ASAIO J [print-electronic]. 2017 May 5/18/2017; PMID: 28525417, DOI: 10.1097/MAT.0000000000000600, ISSN: 1538-943X.

Page RL, Lindenfeld J. Ground Hog Day: Do We Need Another Analysis of Diuretic Dose and Outcomes in Heart Failure Patients? [editorial]. J. Card. Fail [print-electronic]. 2017 May 5/18/2017; PMID: 28529135, PII: S1071-9164(17)30148-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2017.05.010, ISSN: 1532-8414.

O'Connor CM, Whellan DJ, Fiuzat M, Punjabi NM, Tasissa G, Anstrom KJ, Benjafield AV, Woehrle H, Blase AB, Lindenfeld J, Oldenberg O. Cardiovascular Outcomes With Minute Ventilation-Targeted Adaptive Servo-Ventilation Therapy in Heart Failure: The CAT-HF Trial. J. Am. Coll. Cardiol. 2017 Mar 3/28/2017; 69(12): 1577-87. PMID: 28335841, PII: S0735-1097(17)30439-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2017.01.041, ISSN: 1558-3597.

Whellan DJ, Lindenfeld J. Easy to Predict, Difficult to Prevent [editorial]. JACC Heart Fail. 2017 Mar; 5(3): 226-8. PMID: 28254129, PII: S2213-1779(17)30128-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.jchf.2017.01.006, ISSN: 2213-1787.

Fermann GJ, Levy PD, Pang P, Butler J, Ayaz SI, Char D, Dunn P, Jenkins CA, Kampe C, Khan Y, Kumar VA, Lindenfeld J, Liu D, Miller K, Peacock WF, Rizk S, Robichaux C, Rothman RL, Schrock J, Singer A, Sterling SA, Storrow AB, Walsh C, Wilburn J, Collins SP. Design and Rationale of a Randomized Trial of a Care Transition Strategy in Patients With Acute Heart Failure Discharged From the Emergency Department: GUIDED-HF (Get With the Guidelines in Emergency Department Patients With Heart Failure). Circ Heart Fail. 2017 Feb; 10(2): PMID: 28188268, PMCID: PMC5319725, PII: CIRCHEARTFAILURE.116.003581, DOI: 10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.116.003581, ISSN: 1941-3297.

Piña IL, Carson P, Lindenfeld J, Archambault WT, Jacobson AF. Persistence of (123)I-mIBG Prognostic Capability in Relation to Medical Therapy in Heart Failure (from the ADMIRE-HF Trial). Am. J. Cardiol [print-electronic]. 2017 Feb 2/1/2017; 119(3): 434-9. PMID: 27912890, PII: S0002-9149(16)31735-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2016.10.024, ISSN: 1879-1913.

Zalawadiya S, Fudim M, Bhat G, Cotts W, Lindenfeld J. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support and post-heart transplant outcomes among United States adults. J. Heart Lung Transplant [print-electronic]. 2017 Jan; 36(1): 77-81. PMID: 27866925, PII: S1053-2498(16)30366-7, DOI: 10.1016/j.healun.2016.10.008, ISSN: 1557-3117.

McIlvennan CK, Lindenfeld J, Kao DP. Sex differences and in-hospital outcomes in patients undergoing mechanical circulatory support implantation. J. Heart Lung Transplant [print-electronic]. 2017 Jan; 36(1): 82-90. PMID: 27773454, PII: S1053-2498(16)30294-7, DOI: 10.1016/j.healun.2016.08.013, ISSN: 1557-3117.

Cobretti MR, Page RL, Linnebur SA, Deininger KM, Ambardekar AV, Lindenfeld J, Aquilante CL. Medication regimen complexity in ambulatory older adults with heart failure. Clin Interv Aging. 2017; 12: 679-86. PMID: 28442898, PMCID: PMC5396835, PII: cia-12-679, DOI: 10.2147/CIA.S130832, ISSN: 1178-1998.

Ferreira JP, Duarte K, Graves TL, Zile MR, Abraham WT, Weaver FA, Lindenfeld J, Zannad F. Natriuretic Peptides, 6-Min Walk Test, and Quality-of-Life Questionnaires as Clinically Meaningful Endpoints in HF Trials. J. Am. Coll. Cardiol. 2016 Dec 12/20/2016; 68(24): 2690-707. PMID: 27978953, PII: S0735-1097(16)36453-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2016.09.936, ISSN: 1558-3597.

Blankenship JC, Abbott BG, Lindenfeld J, Wiegers SE, Rosenfield K. Multi-society Presidents' page: The value of membership in your sub-specialty society. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv [print-electronic]. 2016 Nov; 88(5): 671-3. PMID: 27604039, DOI: 10.1002/ccd.26560, ISSN: 1522-726X.

Bryant BM, Libby AM, Metz KR, Page RL, Ambardekar AV, Lindenfeld J, Aquilante CL. Evaluating Patient-Level Medication Regimen Complexity Over Time in Heart Transplant Recipients. Ann Pharmacother [print-electronic]. 2016 Nov; 50(11): 926-34. PMID: 27371949, PII: 1060028016657552, DOI: 10.1177/1060028016657552, ISSN: 1542-6270.

Deininger KM, Vu A, Page RL, Ambardekar AV, Lindenfeld J, Aquilante CL. CYP3A pharmacogenetics and tacrolimus disposition in adult heart transplant recipients. Clin Transplant [print-electronic]. 2016 Sep; 30(9): 1074-81. PMID: 27314545, DOI: 10.1111/ctr.12790, ISSN: 1399-0012.

Collins SP, Levy PD, Martindale JL, Dunlap ME, Storrow AB, Pang PS, Albert NM, Felker GM, Fermann GJ, Fonarow GC, Givertz MM, Hollander JE, Lanfear DE, Lenihan DJ, Lindenfeld JM, Peacock WF, Sawyer DB, Teerlink JR, Butler J. Clinical and Research Considerations for Patients With Hypertensive Acute Heart Failure: A Consensus Statement from the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine and the Heart Failure Society of America Acute Heart Failure Working Group. Acad Emerg Med [print-electronic]. 2016 Aug; 23(8): 922-31. PMID: 27286136, DOI: 10.1111/acem.13025, ISSN: 1553-2712.

Collins SP, Levy PD, Martindale JL, Dunlap ME, Storrow AB, Pang PS, Albert NM, Felker GM, Fermann GJ, Fonarow GC, Givertz MM, Hollander JE, Lanfear DJ, Lenihan DJ, Lindenfeld JM, Peacock WF, Sawyer DB, Teerlink JR, Butler J. Clinical and Research Considerations for Patients With Hypertensive Acute Heart Failure: A Consensus Statement from the Society of Academic Emergency Medicine and the Heart Failure Society of America Acute Heart Failure Working Group. J. Card. Fail [print-electronic]. 2016 Aug; 22(8): 618-27. PMID: 27262665, PII: S1071-9164(16)30060-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2016.04.015, ISSN: 1532-8414.

Adamson PB, Abraham WT, Stevenson LW, Desai AS, Lindenfeld J, Bourge RC, Bauman J. Pulmonary Artery Pressure-Guided Heart Failure Management Reduces 30-Day Readmissions. Circ Heart Fail. 2016 Jun; 9(6): PMID: 27220593, PII: CIRCHEARTFAILURE.115.002600, DOI: 10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.115.002600, ISSN: 1941-3297.

Ambardekar AV, Forde-McLean RC, Kittleson MM, Stewart GC, Palardy M, Thibodeau JT, DeVore AD, Mountis MM, Cadaret L, Teuteberg JJ, Pamboukian SV, Cantor RS, Lindenfeld J. High early event rates in patients with questionable eligibility for advanced heart failure therapies: Results from the Medical Arm of Mechanically Assisted Circulatory Support (Medamacs) Registry. J. Heart Lung Transplant [print-electronic]. 2016 Jun; 35(6): 722-30. PMID: 26987599, PMCID: PMC4917444, PII: S1053-2498(16)00061-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.healun.2016.01.014, ISSN: 1557-3117.

Lindenfeld J, Cleveland JC, Kao DP, White M, Wichman S, Bristow JC, Peterson V, Rodegheri-Brito J, Korst A, Blain-Nelson P, Sederberg J, Hunt SA, Gilbert EM, Ambardekar AV, Minobe W, Port JD, Bristow MR. Sex-related differences in age-associated downregulation of human ventricular myocardial ß1-adrenergic receptors. J. Heart Lung Transplant [print-electronic]. 2016 Mar; 35(3): 352-61. PMID: 26970472, PII: S1053-2498(15)01482-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.healun.2015.10.021, ISSN: 1557-3117.

Fiuzat M, Oldenberg O, Whellan DJ, Woehrle H, Punjabi NM, Anstrom KJ, Blase AB, Benjafield AV, Lindenfeld J, O'Connor CM. Lessons learned from a clinical trial: Design, rationale, and insights from The Cardiovascular Improvements with Minute Ventilation-targeted Adaptive Sero-Ventilation (ASV) Therapy in Heart Failure (CAT-HF) Study. Contemp Clin Trials [print-electronic]. 2016 Mar; 47: 158-64. PMID: 26806668, PII: S1551-7144(16)30004-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.cct.2016.01.001, ISSN: 1559-2030.

Zalawadiya SK, Wigger M, DiSalvo T, Haglund N, Maltais S, Lindenfeld J. Mechanical circulatory support and simultaneous heart-kidney transplantation: An outcome analysis. J. Heart Lung Transplant [print-electronic]. 2016 Feb; 35(2): 203-12. PMID: 26520248, PII: S1053-2498(15)01454-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.healun.2015.10.007, ISSN: 1557-3117.

Abraham WT, Stevenson LW, Bourge RC, Lindenfeld JA, Bauman JG, Adamson PB, . Sustained efficacy of pulmonary artery pressure to guide adjustment of chronic heart failure therapy: complete follow-up results from the CHAMPION randomised trial. Lancet [print-electronic]. 2016 Jan 1/30/2016; 387(10017): 453-61. PMID: 26560249, PII: S0140-6736(15)00723-0, DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00723-0, ISSN: 1474-547X.

Dasari TW, Saucedo JF, Krim S, Alkhouli M, Fonarow GC, Alvarez R, Ibrahim H, Dai D, Wang TY, Costa M, Lindenfeld J, Messenger JC. Clinical characteristics and in hospital outcomes of heart transplant recipients with allograft vasculopathy undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: Insights from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry. Am. Heart J [print-electronic]. 2015 Dec; 170(6): 1086-91. PMID: 26678629, PII: S0002-8703(15)00608-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.ahj.2015.09.021, ISSN: 1097-6744.

Brown CL, Lindenfeld J, Fudim M. A Young Woman With Heart Failure and Altered Mental Status--The Answer in the Electrocardiogram. JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Dec; 175(12): 1968-9. PMID: 26524431, PII: 2467777, DOI: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.6137, ISSN: 2168-6114.

Ambardekar AV, Hunter KS, Babu AN, Tuder RM, Dodson RB, Lindenfeld J. Changes in Aortic Wall Structure, Composition, and Stiffness With Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices: A Pilot Study. Circ Heart Fail [print-electronic]. 2015 Sep; 8(5): 944-52. PMID: 26136459, PII: CIRCHEARTFAILURE.114.001955, DOI: 10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.114.001955, ISSN: 1941-3297.

Colvin MM, Cook JL, Chang P, Francis G, Hsu DT, Kiernan MS, Kobashigawa JA, Lindenfeld J, Masri SC, Miller D, O'Connell J, Rodriguez ER, Rosengard B, Self S, White-Williams C, Zeevi A, , , , , , . Antibody-mediated rejection in cardiac transplantation: emerging knowledge in diagnosis and management: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association. Circulation [print-electronic]. 2015 May 5/5/2015; 131(18): 1608-39. PMID: 25838326, PII: CIR.0000000000000093, DOI: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000093.

Jurgens CY, Goodlin S, Dolansky M, Ahmed A, Fonarow GC, Boxer R, Arena R, Blank L, Buck HG, Cranmer K, Fleg JL, Lampert RJ, Lennie TA, Lindenfeld J, Piña IL, Semla TP, Trebbien P, Rich MW, . Heart failure management in skilled nursing facilities: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association and the Heart Failure Society of America. Circ Heart Fail [print-electronic]. 2015 May; 8(3): 655-87. PMID: 25855686, PII: HHF.0000000000000005, DOI: 10.1161/HHF.0000000000000005.

Ambardekar AV, Alluri N, Patel AC, Lindenfeld J, Dorosz JL. Myocardial strain and strain rate from speckle-tracking echocardiography are unable to differentiate asymptomatic biopsy-proven cellular rejection in the first year after cardiac transplantation. J Am Soc Echocardiogr [print-electronic]. 2015 Apr; 28(4): 478-85. PMID: 25622999, PII: S0894-7317(14)00965-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.echo.2014.12.013, ISSN: 1097-6795.

Jurgens CY, Goodlin S, Dolansky M, Ahmed A, Fonarow GC, Boxer R, Arena R, Blank L, Buck HG, Cranmer K, Fleg JL, Lampert RJ, Lennie TA, Lindenfeld J, Piña IL, Semla TP, Trebbien P, Rich MW, , . Heart failure management in skilled nursing facilities: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association and the Heart Failure Society of America. J. Card. Fail. 2015 Apr; 21(4): 263-99. PMID: 25863664, PII: S1071-9164(15)00054-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2015.02.007, ISSN: 1532-8414.

Mandell MS, Seres T, Lindenfeld J, Biggins SW, Chascsa D, Ahlgren B, Wachs M, Bambha KM. Risk factors associated with acute heart failure during liver transplant surgery: a case control study. Transplantation. 2015 Apr; 99(4): 873-8. PMID: 25208319, DOI: 10.1097/TP.0000000000000387, ISSN: 1534-6080.

Zalawadiya SK, Lindenfeld J, DiSalvo T. Rapid diagnosis of cardiac tamponade using pulsatility index variability in a patient with a HeartWare ventricular assist device. Circulation. 2015 Mar 3/31/2015; 131(13): e387-8. PMID: 25825401, PII: CIRCULATIONAHA.115.015661, DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.015661, ISSN: 1524-4539.

McIlvennan CK, Jones J, Allen LA, Lindenfeld J, Swetz KM, Nowels C, Matlock DD. Decision-making for destination therapy left ventricular assist devices: implications for caregivers. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes [print-electronic]. 2015 Mar; 8(2): 172-8. PMID: 25759442, PMCID: PMC4365422, PII: CIRCOUTCOMES.114.001276, DOI: 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.114.001276, ISSN: 1941-7705.

Benza RL, Raina A, Abraham WT, Adamson PB, Lindenfeld J, Miller AB, Bourge RC, Bauman J, Yadav J. Pulmonary hypertension related to left heart disease: insight from a wireless implantable hemodynamic monitor. J. Heart Lung Transplant [print-electronic]. 2015 Mar; 34(3): 329-37. PMID: 24999252, PII: S1053-2498(14)01112-7, DOI: 10.1016/j.healun.2014.04.014, ISSN: 1557-3117.

Lindenfeld J, Keebler ME. Left ventricular assist device thrombosis: another piece of the puzzle? [editorial]. JACC Heart Fail. 2015 Feb; 3(2): 154-8. PMID: 25660840, PII: S2213-1779(14)00512-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.jchf.2014.12.001, ISSN: 2213-1787.

Abraham WT, Lindenfeld J, Reddy VY, Hasenfuss G, Kuck KH, Boscardin J, Gibbons R, Burkhoff D, . A randomized controlled trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of cardiac contractility modulation in patients with moderately reduced left ventricular ejection fraction and a narrow QRS duration: study rationale and design. J. Card. Fail [print-electronic]. 2015 Jan; 21(1): 16-23. PMID: 25285748, PMCID: PMC4390995, PII: S1071-9164(14)01221-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2014.09.011, ISSN: 1532-8414.

McIlvennan CK, Page RL, Ambardekar AV, Brieke A, Lindenfeld J. Activated partial thromboplastin time overestimates anti-coagulation in left ventricular assist device patients [letter]. J. Heart Lung Transplant [print-electronic]. 2014 Dec; 33(12): 1312-4. PMID: 25443872, PII: S1053-2498(14)01317-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.healun.2014.08.022, ISSN: 1557-3117.

Shakar SF, Lindenfeld J. Treatment Approaches to Congestion Relief in Acute Decompensated HF: Insights After DOSE-AHF and CARRESS-HF. Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 2014 Aug; 16(8): 330. PMID: 25063583, DOI: 10.1007/s11936-014-0330-5, ISSN: 1092-8464.

Aquilante CL, Page RL, Vu A, Roscoe N, Wolfel EE, Lindenfeld JA. Comparison of office, home, and ambulatory blood pressure in heart transplant recipients. J. Card. Fail [print-electronic]. 2014 Aug; 20(8): 602-10. PMID: 24858056, PII: S1071-9164(14)00209-7, DOI: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2014.05.005, ISSN: 1532-8414.

Kobashigawa J, Zuckermann A, Macdonald P, Leprince P, Esmailian F, Luu M, Mancini D, Patel J, Razi R, Reichenspurner H, Russell S, Segovia J, Smedira N, Stehlik J, Wagner F, . Report from a consensus conference on primary graft dysfunction after cardiac transplantation [editorial]. J. Heart Lung Transplant [print-electronic]. 2014 Apr; 33(4): 327-40. PMID: 24661451, PII: S1053-2498(14)01005-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.healun.2014.02.027, ISSN: 1557-3117.

Flint KM, Matlock DD, Sundareswaran KS, Lindenfeld J, Spertus JA, Farrar DJ, Allen LA. Pre-operative health status and outcomes after continuous-flow left ventricular assist device implantation. J. Heart Lung Transplant [print-electronic]. 2013 Dec; 32(12): 1249-54. PMID: 24119729, PMCID: PMC3838487, PII: S1053-2498(13)01434-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.healun.2013.09.005, ISSN: 1557-3117.

Kao DP, Hsich E, Lindenfeld J. Characteristics, adverse events, and racial differences among delivering mothers with peripartum cardiomyopathy. JACC Heart Fail. 2013 Oct; 1(5): 409-16. PMID: 24163791, PMCID: PMC3806506, DOI: 10.1016/j.jchf.2013.04.011, ISSN: 2213-1787.

Shchekochikhin D, Schrier RW, Lindenfeld J. Cardiorenal syndrome: pathophysiology and treatment. Curr Cardiol Rep. 2013 Jul; 15(7): 380. PMID: 23700289, DOI: 10.1007/s11886-013-0380-4, ISSN: 1534-3170.

Milfred-Laforest SK, Chow SL, Didomenico RJ, Dracup K, Ensor CR, Gattis-Stough W, Heywood JT, Lindenfeld J, Page RL, Patterson JH, Vardeny O, Massie BM. Clinical pharmacy services in heart failure: an opinion paper from the Heart Failure Society of America and American College of Clinical Pharmacy Cardiology Practice and Research Network. J. Card. Fail [print-electronic]. 2013 May; 19(5): 354-69. PMID: 23663818, PII: S1071-9164(13)00051-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2013.02.002, ISSN: 1532-8414.

Milfred-LaForest SK, Chow SL, DiDomenico RJ, Dracup K, Ensor CR, Gattis-Stough W, Heywood JT, Lindenfeld J, Page RL, Patterson JH, Vardeny O, Massie BM. Clinical pharmacy services in heart failure: an opinion paper from the Heart Failure Society of America and American College of Clinical Pharmacy Cardiology Practice and Research Network. Pharmacotherapy. 2013 May; 33(5): 529-48. PMID: 23649813, DOI: 10.1002/phar.1295, ISSN: 1875-9114.

Shchekochikhin D, Lindenfeld J, Schrier R. Increased Spironolactone in Advanced Heart Failure: Effect of Doses Greater than 25 mg/Day on Plasma Potassium Concentration. Cardiorenal Med [print-electronic]. 2013 Apr; 3(1): 1-6. PMID: 23801997, PMCID: PMC3678142, PII: crm-0003-0001, DOI: 10.1159/000346447, ISSN: 1664-3828.