Providence Center for Cardiovascular Analytics, Research + Data Science (CARDS) is dedicated to leveraging our data and research infrastructure to accelerate innovation and discovery in heart and vascular health for the betterment of patient care. To support Providence Heart Institute’s research and quality efforts, the CARDS center includes analytics, registries, biostatistics, publications, and clinical trials. CARDS investigates the treatments, technologies and processes that lead to the best patient outcomes in service to high-value cardiovascular care. CARDS conducts research ‘in the context of clinical practice’, asking and answering important questions that will shape patient care and influence how our health care delivery systems are organized. CARDS leverages Providence’s real-world health care experience to create new knowledge.

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Submissions from 2021

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Assessing hemodynamic response to submaximal exercise in pulmonary arterial hypertension patients using an implantable hemodynamic monitor., Sophia Airhart, Nima Badie, Mark Doyle, Priscilla Correa-Jacque, Curt Daniels, and Raymond Benza

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Reply: Transcarotid trumps transapical/direct aortic access for transcatheter aortic valve replacement-It's a no brainer!, Keith B Allen, Adnan K Chhatriwalla, John Saxon, James Hermiller, David Heimansohn, Sina Moainie, Raymond G McKay, Mohiuddin Cheema, Brandon Jones, Robert W Hodson, Ethan Korngold, and Eric Kirker

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The Cardiovascular Quality Improvement and Care Innovation Consortium: Inception of a Multicenter Collaborative to Improve Cardiovascular Care., CV-QUIC Collaborators, Steven M Bradley, Srinath Adusumalli, Amit P Amin, William B Borden, Sandeep R Das, William E Downey, Joseph E Ebinger, Joy Gelbman, Tyler J Gluckman, Abhinav Goyal, Divya Gupta, Umesh N Khot, Andrew E Levy, R Kannan Mutharasan, Pam Rush, Craig E Strauss, Satya Shreenivas, and P Michael Ho

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Surge effects and survival to hospital discharge in critical care patients with COVID-19 during the early pandemic: a cohort study., Chris Dale, Rachael Starcher, Shu-Ching Chang, Ari Robicsek, Guilford Parsons, Jason D Goldman, Andre Vovan, David Hotchkin, and Tyler J Gluckman

Cardiovascular care in unusual places—delivering value beyond bricks and mortar, Tyler J Gluckman

Cardiovascular involvement in COVID-19: The good, the bad, and the unknown, Tyler J Gluckman

Peer-to-peer quality programs that actually work, Tyler J Gluckman

What did we learn from COVID-19?, Tyler J Gluckman

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Comparable Outcomes for Transcarotid and Transfemoral Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement at a High Volume US Center., Brandon Jones, V Kumar, Shih-Ting Chiu, Ethan C Korngold, Robert W. Hodson, Kateri Spinelli, and Eric B Kirker

Rapid, successful adoption of virtual outpatient cardiology care during the COVID-19 pandemic, Lesley Jones Larson, D Christensen, S Long, Lian Wang, Kateri Spinelli, and Xiaoyan Huang

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The Benefits of Transcarotid Access for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: When will we stop being so surprised?, Eric B Kirker and Brandon Jones

Submissions from 2020

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Management of the Patient with Heart Failure and an Implantable Pulmonary Artery Hemodynamic Sensor, Jacob Abraham, Patrick J. McCann, Maya E. Guglin, Arvind Bhimaraj, Terrie-Ann S. Benjamin, Monique R. Robinson, Orvar T. Jonsson, Scott C. Feitell, Kunjan A. Bhatt, Mosi K. Bennett, JT Heywood, and Hemodynamic Frontiers in Heart Failure (HF2) Investigators

Dangerous Liaisons in Pulmonary Hypertension, Sophia Airhart

Dangerous liaisons in pulmonary hypertension, Sophia Airhart

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Transcarotid versus transthoracic access for transcatheter aortic valve replacement: A Propensity Matched Analysis, Keith B. Allen, Adnan K. Chhatriwalla, John Saxon, James Hermiller, David Heimansohn, Sina Moainie, Raymond G. McKay, Mohiuddin Cheema, Brandon Jones, Robert W. Hodson, Ethan C Korngold, and Eric B Kirker

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Improving Care Pathways for Acute Coronary Syndrome: Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention., Amit P Amin, John A Spertus, Hemant Kulkarni, Christian McNeely, Sunil V Rao, Duane Pinto, John A House, John C Messenger, Richard G Bach, Abhinav Goyal, Adhir Shroff, Samir Pancholy, Steven M Bradley, Tyler J Gluckman, Thomas M Maddox, Jason H Wasfy, and Frederick A Masoudi

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United States Pulmonary Hypertension Scientific Registry: Baseline Characteristics., Jessica B Badlam, David B Badesch, Eric D Austin, Raymond L Benza, Wendy K Chung, Harrison W Farber, Kathy Feldkircher, Adaani E Frost, Abby D Poms, Katie A Lutz, Michael W Pauciulo, Chang Yu, William C Nichols, C Gregory Elliott, additional authors, and Sophia Airhart

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ACCEL Lite: Case Rates, Treatment, and Outcomes in AMI During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Alison Bailey, Joseph Edward Marine, Tyler J Gluckman, and Yuvraj Chowdhury

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Feature | Thrombosis and COVID-19: FAQs For Current Practice, Geoffrey D. Barnes, Adam Cuker, Tyler J Gluckman, Gregory Piazza, and Deborah M. Siegal

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What are thrombosis risk and management considerations in COVID-19?, Geoffrey D. Barnes, Adam Cuker, Tyler J Gluckman, Gregory Piazza, and Deborah M. Siegal

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Analysis of changes in decision-making process during optical coherence tomography-guided percutaneous coronary interventions: insights from the LightLab initiative, Hiram Bezerra, Luis Augusto Palma Dallan, Gabriel Tensol Rodrgues Pereira, Jana Buccola, Richard Rapoza, Nick West, Jason R Wollmuth, John Lopez, Brian Bergmark, and Kevin Croce

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Analysis of changes in decision-making process during optical coherence tomography-guided percutaneous coronary interventions: insights from the LightLab initiative, Hiram Bezerra, Luis Dallan, Gabriel Tensol, Jana Buccola, Jason R Wollmuth, John Lopez, Richard Rapoza, Nick West, Brian Bergmark, and Kevin Croce

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When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Lemonade: The Case of Hosting the Most Successful Regional Cardiovascular Symposium during the COVID19 Pandemic –– A Tale from the Oregon Chapter of the American College of Cardiology, Castigliano M. Bhamidipati, Alan Morasch, Ben Morasch, Jayne Mitchell, Tamara Atkinson, Charles R. Cannan, Brian Gross, Pasala Ravichandran, Aly Rahimtoola, Tyler J Gluckman, and Scott Chadderdon

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COVID-19 and the CV service line: practical approaches for an unprecedented pandemic—Part 1, Jerry Blackwell, Cathie Biga, Geoffrey Rose, Tyler J Gluckman, John Rebok, and Eugene Yang

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Improving Workflow and Addressing Challenges in the Device Clinic, Scott Brancato

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Digital service in a virtual era: connecting the dots to help your community and save the world without leaving your home, Andrew Burgie, Liam Elkind, Alison Grady, and Xiaoyan Huang

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Long-Term Durability of Transcatheter Valves: The Importance of Accurate Data., Eric G Butchart, John Chambers, Jeffrey S Borer, Gary Grunkemeier, and Ajit Yoganathan

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Optical Coherence Tomography Influences Procedure and Vessel Preparation Decisions During Percutaneous Coronary Intervention– Insights from the LightLab Initiative, Kevin Croce, Hiram Bezerra, Jana Buccola, Richard Rapoza, Nick West, John Lopez, Brian Bergmark, and Jason R Wollmuth

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Effect of a Prescriptive Optical Coherence Tomography-Guided Strategy on Treatment of In-Stent Restenosis: Insights from the LightLab Initiative, Kevin Croce, Mordechai Golomb, Jana Buccola, Richard Rapoza, Nick West, John Lopez, Jason R Wollmuth, and Brian Bergmark

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Patterns of Hospital Bypass and Interhospital Transfer Among Patients With Heart Failure., Lee W Eschenroeder, Vidang P. Nguyen, Moni B Neradilek, Song Li, and Todd F Dardas

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Same evidence, varying viewpoints: Three questions illustrating important differences between United States and European cholesterol guideline recommendations, David I. Feldman, Erin D. Michos, Neil J. Stone, Tyler J Gluckman, Miguel Cainzos-Achirica, Salim S. Virani, and Roger S. Blumenthal

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Complete Hemodynamic Profiling With Pulmonary Artery Catheters in Cardiogenic Shock Is Associated With Lower In-Hospital Mortality., A Reshad Garan, Manreet Kanwar, Katherine L Thayer, Evan Whitehead, Elric Zweck, Jaime Hernandez-Montfort, Claudius Mahr, Jillian L Haywood, Neil M Harwani, Detlef Wencker, Shashank S Sinha, Esther Vorovich, Jacob Abraham, William O'Neill, Daniel Burkhoff, and Navin K Kapur

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Complete Hemodynamic Profiling With Pulmonary Artery Catheters in Cardiogenic Shock Is Associated With Lower In-Hospital Mortality., A Reshad Garan, Manreet Kanwar, Katherine L Thayer, Evan Whitehead, Elric Zweck, Jaime Hernandez-Montfort, Claudius Mahr, Jillian L Haywood, Neil M Harwani, Detlef Wencker, Shashank S Sinha, Esther Vorovich, Jacob Abraham, William O'Neill, Daniel Burkhoff, and Navin K Kapur

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Cardiac Surgery Consolidation — Improving Value in Care Delivery, Ty J. Gluckman, Jennifer K. Zelensky, and Daniel S. Oseran

Building and implementing team-based care in a successful financial model, Tyler J Gluckman

Cardiovascular issues related to COVID-19, Tyler J Gluckman

Coming to grips with chronic heart failure - keeping up with best practices, Tyler J Gluckman

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COVID-19’s Impact on Non-Communicable Diseases – The Enormous Toll it Has Taken, Tyler J Gluckman

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COVID-19 Web Series Part 10: Cardiovascular Issues Related to COVID-19, Tyler J Gluckman

Cross-industry real-world evidence (RWE), Tyler J Gluckman

First do no harm—approaches to PPE and testing, Tyler J Gluckman

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General Guidance on Deferring Non-Urgent CV Testing and Procedures During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Tyler J Gluckman

Intersection of antiplatelets and anticoagulants—What to do when a patient needs both?, Tyler J Gluckman

Intersection of antiplatelets and anticoagulants—What to do when a patient needs both?, Tyler J Gluckman

Late-breaking clinical trials III, Tyler J Gluckman

Leveraging technology for quality improvement—what would Alexa and Siri say?, Tyler J Gluckman

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New Payment Model for E/M Services: Benefits and Risks of One Level of Service, Tyler J Gluckman

Non-communicable Diseases and the Toll it has Taken, Tyler J Gluckman

Quality of care, appropriate utilization criteria, the ACC-NCDR and professional code of ethics, Tyler J Gluckman

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Remote Patient Monitoring to Help with Cardiovascular Prevention During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Tyler J Gluckman

We have a service line: now what?, Tyler J Gluckman

We started. Now we need to implement (and get paid for) these subspecialty clinics, Tyler J Gluckman

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Managing Chronic Disease During COVID-19: Views From the US and Europe, Tyler J Gluckman, Katie Berlacher, and Simon G. Ray

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Trends in Diagnosis Related Groups for Inpatient Admissions and Associated Changes in Payment From 2012 to 2016., Tyler J Gluckman, Kateri Spinelli, Mansen Wang, Amir Yazdani, Gary Grunkemeier, Steven M Bradley, Jason H Wasfy, Abhinav Goyal, Andrew Oseran, and Karen E Joynt Maddox

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How can remote patient monitoring help with cardiovascular prevention during COVID-19?, Tyler J Gluckman and Pam Taub

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What is home-based cardiac rehabilitation and how could it be used during COVID-19?, Tyler J Gluckman and Pam Taub

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What telehealth strategies are available to address stress, anxiety, physical inactivity, suboptimal nutrition and ongoing tobacco use in patients with cardiovascular disease?, Tyler J Gluckman and Pam Taub

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Differential Use and Impact of Bleeding Avoidance Strategies on Percutaneous Coronary Intervention-Related Bleeding Stratified by Predicted Risk., Tyler J Gluckman, L Wang, Kateri Spinelli, John Petersen, Paul P Huang, Amit Amin, John C Messenger, and Sunil V Rao

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Case Rates, Treatment Approaches, and Outcomes in Acute Myocardial Infarction During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic, Tyler J Gluckman, Michael Wilson, Shih-Ting Chiu, Brian Penny, Vinaya Chepuri, John Waggoner, and Kateri Spinelli

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Race, Ethnicity, & Social Determinants in COVID-19: An Expert Panel Discussion, Tyler J Gluckman, Clyde W. Yancy, and Shrilla Banerjee

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Invited Commentary. Mitral valve replacement with a third-generation porcine valve: an Italian multicenter study, Gary Grunkemeier

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Finding a Path to Inspiration, Xiaoyan Huang

Practicing Cardiology in Portland 2020: Amidst Covid, Protests and Fire, Xiaoyan Huang

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Early cost-utility analysis of tissue-engineered heart valves compared to bioprostheses in the aortic position in elderly patients., Simone A Huygens, Isaac Corro Ramos, Carlijn V C Bouten, Jolanda Kluin, Shih Ting Chiu, Gary Grunkemeier, Johanna J M Takkenberg, and Maureen P M H Rutten-van Mölken

Implementation of a Cardiogenic Shock Protocol and Data Review Process is Associated With Improved In-Hospital Survival, Adrienne Jones, Renee Swanson, Kateri Spinelli, Joshua Remick, Daniel Westerdahl, Jill M Gelow, David Hotchkin, Jason Wells, Tim Lewis, Robert Kim, Jeff Robinson, Roxanna Barr, Sarah Ramelli, and Jacob Abraham

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Rapid ventricular pacing during transcatheter valve procedures using an internal device and programmer: A demonstration of feasibility., BM Jones, Yash Jobanputra, Amar Krishnaswamy, Stephanie Mick, Mandeep Bhargava, Bruce L Wilkoff, and Samir R Kapadia

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The Impact of Laser Use on the Outcomes of Balloon Uncrossable and Balloon Undilatable Chronic Total Occlusion Percutaneous Coronary Intervention, Judit Karacsonyi, Khaldoon Alaswad, James Choi, Jaikirshan Khatri, Farouc Amin Jaffer, Paul Poomipanit, Farshad Forouzandeh, Michalis Koutouzis, Ioannis Tsiafoutis, Mitul Patel, Ehtisham Mahmud, Oleg Krestyaninov, Brian Jefferson, Taral Patel, Alpesh Shah, Raj Chadwaney, Jason R Wollmuth, Abdul Sheikh, Robert Yeh, Hector Tamez, Wissam Jaber, Habib Samady, Bilal Milak, Srinivasa Potluri, Barry Uretsky, Anthony Doing, Philip Dattilo, Basem Elbarouni, Michael Love, Evangelia Vemmou, Ilias Nikolakopoulos, Iosif Xenogiannis, Bavana Rangan, Santiago Garcia, Imre Ungi, Ahmed ElGuindy, Omer Goktekin, Nidal Abi Rafeh, and Emmanouli Brilakis

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Facebook Live: Case rates, treatment approaches, and outcomes in heart patients during COVID-19, Laurie Kelly and Tyler J Gluckman

Continuity of care and outpatient management for patients with and at high risk for cardiovascular disease during the COVID-19 pandemic: A scientific statement from the American Society for Preventive Cardiology., Amit Khera, Seth J Baum, Tyler J Gluckman, Martha Gulati, Seth S Martin, Erin D Michos, Ann Marie Navar, Pam R Taub, Peter P Toth, Salim S Virani, Nathan D Wong, and Michael D Shapiro

Transcarotid Versus Subclavian/Axillary Access for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: A Propensity-Matched Analysis of Real World Data, Eric B Kirker

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Transcarotid vs Subclavian/Axillary Access for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement with SAPIEN 3., Eric B Kirker, Ethan C Korngold, Robert W. Hodson, BM Jones, Raymond McKay, Mohiuddin Cheema, David Heimansohn, Sina Moainie, James Hermiller, Adnan Chatriwalla, John Saxon, and Keith B Allen

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Predictors of FFR Underutilization, Payal Kohli, Peiqi Wang, Andrew Wang, Lucy Liu, Ali Weinstein, Jeptha P. Curtis, John A. Spertus, Jonathan P. Piccini, Marty Makary, and Tyler J Gluckman

Adoption of a Strategy of Cerebral Embolic Protection During Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement is Associated with Fewer Neurologic Events in a Large Volume Center, EC Korngold, EB Kirker, Robert W. Hodson, Ruyun Jin, Kateri Spinelli, Shih-Ting Chiu, S Verburg, V Kumar, and BM Jones

Adoption of a Strategy of Cerebral Embolic Protection During Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement is Associated with Fewer Neurologic Events in a Large Volume Center, Ethan C Korngold

Intravascular Lithotripsy for Peripheral Artery Disease and Vascular Access, Ethan C Korngold

Strategies for Aorto-Iliac CTO Crossing, Ethan C Korngold

Transcarotid TAVR: The best alternative, Ethan C Korngold

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Outcomes of Acute Myocardial Infarction Hospitalizations During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Margaret Krasne, Tyler J Gluckman, Joseph Edward Marine, Roger S. Blumenthal, and Garima Sharma

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2020 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway for Anticoagulant and Antiplatelet Therapy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation or Venous Thromboembolism Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention or With Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Solution Set Oversight Committee, Dharam J. Kumbhani, Christopher P. Cannon, Craig J. Beavers, Deepak L. Bhatt, Adam Cuker, Tyler J Gluckman, Joseph E. Marine, Roxana Mehran, Steven R. Messe, Nimesh S. Patel, Benjamin E. Peterson, Kenneth Rosenfield, Sarah A. Spinler, and Vinod H. Thourani

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Guidance for Cardiac Electrophysiology During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic from the Heart Rhythm Society COVID-19 Task Force; Electrophysiology Section of the American College of Cardiology; and the Electrocardiography and Arrhythmias Committee of the Council on Clinical Cardiology, American Heart Association., Dhanunjaya R Lakkireddy, Mina K Chung, Rakesh Gopinathannair, Kristen K Patton, Tyler J Gluckman, Mohit Turagam, Jim Cheung, Parin Patel, Jaun Sotomonte, Rachel Lampert, Janet K Han, Bharath Rajagopalan, Lee Eckhardt, Jose Joglar, Kristin Sandau, Brian Olshansky, Elaine Wan, Peter A Noseworthy, Miguel Leal, Elizabeth Kaufman, Alejandra Gutierrez, Joseph M Marine, Paul J Wang, and Andrea M Russo

Coronary Atherosclerosis & Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Subjects with Clonal Hematopoiesis, Michael Layoun

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Abstract 219: Use of Machine Learning Models to Identify Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Patients at Very High Risk for Future Events in a Multi-state Health Care System, Hsin-Fang Li, Amir Ali, Kateri Spinelli, A Sajja, SS Virani, SS Martin, and Tyler J Gluckman

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COVID-19 Clinical Guidance For the Cardiovascular Care Team, Thomas M. Maddox, Eric C. Stecker, Biykem Bozkurt, Nathalie DeMichelis, John U. Doherty, Andrew Freeman, Tyler J Gluckman, Dipti Itchhaporia, Andrew P. Miller, Andrea L. Price, Lonny Reisman, Prem Soman, Mohammad Madjid, Scott D. Solomon, and Orly Vardeny

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Chapter: Primary Care of the Adult Heart Transplant Recipient, Vidang P. Nguyen, Andy Y. Lee, and Richard K. Cheng

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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Epidemiology, Clinical Spectrum and Implications for the Cardiovascular Clinician, Ohad Oren, Stephen L. Kopecky, Tyler J Gluckman, Bernard J. Gersh, and Roger S. Blumenthal

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The Use of Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 and Cardiovascular Implications: Understanding Safety Discrepancies to Improve Interpretation and Design of Clinical Trials., Ohad Oren, Eric H Yang, Tyler J Gluckman, Erin D Michos, Roger S Blumenthal, and Bernard J Gersh

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Intermediate-Term Left Ventricular Function Following Non-Emergent Impella Protected PCI: Restore EF Study, Mitul Patel, Jason R Wollmuth, Thom Dahle, Craig Thompson, Ehtisham Mahmud, and D. Lynn Morris

Advanced symposium peripheral arterial disease: controversies in treatment, Alejandro Perez

Hyperbaric medicine hyperbaric oxygen therapy: monoplace chamber, Alejandro Perez

Peripheral artery disease: basic principles for the wound care clinician, Alejandro Perez

Updates in Venous Disease Management, Alejandro Perez

Vascular testing, know why provider wants testing, Alejandro Perez

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Quality review and education as method of improving guideline adherence for medication prescription and outcomes among vascular interventionalists performing non-cardiac vascular surgeries, Alejandro Perez, Shih-Ting Chiu, A Manning, and Brant W Ullery

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Comparison of Echocardiographic Outcomes Following Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement With Edwards S3 23 MM Versus Medtronic Evolut 26 MM Valves, Michael Ring, Ruyun Jin, Rollie Parrish, Brydan Curtis, Matthew Forrester, Branden Reynolds, and Sameer Gafoor

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Comparison of echocardiographic outcomes following transcatheter aortic valve replacement with Edwards S3 23mm versus Medtronic Evolut 26mm valves, Michael Ring, Ruyun Jin, Rollie Parrish, Brydan Curtis, Matthew Forrester, Branden Reynolds, and Sameer Gafoor

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Racial and Ethnic Differences in Presentation and Outcomes for Patients Hospitalized with COVID-19: Findings from the American Heart Association's COVID-19 Cardiovascular Disease Registry., Fatima Rodriguez, Nicole Solomon, James A de Lemos, Sandeep R Das, David A Morrow, Steven M Bradley, Mitchell S V Elkind, Joseph H Williams Iv, DaJuanicia Holmes, Roland A Matsouaka, Divya Gupta, Tyler J Gluckman, Marwah Abdalla, Michelle A Albert, Clyde W Yancy, and Tracy Y Wang

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Clinical Characteristics of Patients Classified as Very High Risk and Not Very High Risk Based on the 2018 AHA/ACC Multi-Society Cholesterol Guideline, Aparna Sajja, Amir Ali, Hsin-Fang Li, Kateri Spinelli, Salim S. Virani, Seth Shay Martin, and Tyler J Gluckman

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Lower Rates of Heart Failure and All-Cause Hospitalizations During Pulmonary Artery Pressure-Guided Therapy for Ambulatory Heart Failure: One-Year Outcomes From the CardioMEMS Post-Approval Study., David M Shavelle, Akshay S Desai, William T Abraham, Robert C Bourge, Nirav Raval, Lisa D Rathman, J Thomas Heywood, Rita A Jermyn, Jamie Pelzel, Orvar T Jonsson, Maria Rosa Costanzo, John D Henderson, Marie-Elena Brett, Philip B Adamson, Lynne W Stevenson, CardioMEMS Post-Approval Study Investigators, and Jacob Abraham (CardioMEMS Post-Approval Study Investigator)

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The Role of Hemodynamic Support in High-risk Percutaneous Coronary Intervention, Charles Simonton, Craig Thompson, Jason R Wollmuth, D Lynn Morris, and Thom G. Dahle

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Breaking the Mold: Designing Health Plans That Do Not Impede Delivery of High-Value Care., Eric C Stecker, Lonny Reisman, Larry A Allen, and Tyler J Gluckman