Publications list for Dr Michael Ward

2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009


  • Murphy, J., Hansen, P., Bhindi, R., Figtree, G., Nelson, G., Ward, M. (2014), Cost Benefit for Assessment of Intermediate Coronary Stenosis with Fractional Flow Reserve in Public and Private Sectors in Australia. Heart, Lung & Circulation. 23(9), 807-810. [Abstract]


  • Figtree, G., Bagnall, R., Abdulla, I., Buchholz, S., Galougahi, K., Yan, W., Tan, T., Neil, C., Horowitz, J., Semsarian, C., Ward, M. (2013), No association of G-protein-coupled receptor kinase 5 or β-adrenergic receptor polymorphisms with Takotsubo cardiomyopathy in a large Australian cohort. European Journal of Heart Failure. 15(7), 730-733. [Abstract]
  • McMahon, R., Siow, W., Bhindi, R., Soo Hoo, S., Figtree, G., Hansen, P., Nelson, G., Rasmussen, H., Ward, M. (2013), Left bundle branch block without concordant ST changes is rarely associated with acute coronary occlusion. International Journal of Cardiology. 167(4), 1339-1342. [Abstract]
  • Lonborg, J., Ward, M., Gill, A., Grieve, S., Figtree, G. (2013), Utility of cardiac magnetic resonance in assessing right-sided heart failure in sarcoidosis. BMC Medical Imaging. 13, 2. [Abstract]


  • Murphy, J., Kozor, R., Figtree, G., Hansen, P., Rasmussen, H., Ward, M., Nelson, G., Bhindi, R. (2012), Procedural and in-patient outcomes in patients aged 80 years or older undergoing contemporary primary percutaneous coronary intervention. EuroIntervention. 8(8), 912-919. [Abstract]
  • Murphy, J., Kozor, R., Figtree, G., Ward, M., Bhindi, R. (2012), Percutaneous coronary intervention via the radial artery: comparison of procedural success in emergency versus non-emergency cases. Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine. 13(5), 277-280. [Abstract]
  • Marais, B., Crawford, J., Iredell, J., Ward, M., Simpson, S., Gilbert, L., Griffiths, P., Kamradt-Scott, A., Colagiuri, R., Jones, C., Sorrell, T. (2012), One world, one health: beyond the Millennium Development Goals. Lancet. , 805-806. [Abstract]
  • Ward, M., Figtree, G. (2012), Letter by Ward and Figtree article, "mechanisms of myocardial infarction in women without angiographically obstructive coronary artery disease". Circulation. 126(6), e82. [Abstract]
  • Lajevardi, S., Sian, K., Ward, M., Marshman, D. (2012), Circumferential intimal tear in type A aortic dissection with intimo-intimal intussusception into left ventricle and left main coronary artery occlusion. The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 144(2), e21-e23. [Abstract]
  • Collins, N., Wainstein, R., Ward, M., Bhagwandeen, R., Dzavik, V. (2012), Pseudoaneurysm after transradial cardiac catheterization: Case series and review of the literature. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions. 80(2), 283-287. [Abstract]
  • Yan, W., Ward, M., Nelson, G., Figtree, G., Bhindi, R. (2012), Overcoming limited depth penetration of optical coherence tomography with wire bias. JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions. 5(1), e1-e2. [Abstract]


  • Mau, J., Menzie, S., Huang, Y., Ward, M., Hunyor, S. (2011), Nonsurround, nonuniform, biventricular-capable direct cardiac compression provides Frank-Starling recruitment independent of left ventricular septal damage. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 142(1), 209-15. [Abstract]
  • McClelland, A., Laurent, R., Ward, M. (2011), Steroid responsive coronary stenosis in Churg--Strauss syndrome. E-Heart. 97(13), 1114. [Abstract]
  • Yu, C., Brazier, D., Bhindi, R., Figtree, G., Ward, M. (2011), Use of computer tomography coronary angiography in assessment of aorto-ostial coronary disease. International journal of cardiology. 147(1), 153-4. [Abstract]
  • Figtree, G., Lønborg, J., Grieve, S., Ward, M., Bhindi, R. (2011), Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging for the interventional cardiologist. JACC. Cardiovascular Interventions. 4(2), 137-148. [Abstract]
  • Murrell, M., Khachigian, L., Ward, M. (2011), Divergent roles of NF-??B and Egr-1 in flow-dependent restenosis after angioplasty and stenting. Atherosclerosis. 214(1), 65-72. [Abstract]


  • Lønborg, J., Mathur, M., Grieve, S., Bhindi, R., Ward, M., Lowe, H., McCrohon, J., Figtree, G. (2010), Constrictive pericarditis diagnosed by cardiac magnetic resonance. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 56(20), e39. [Abstract]
  • Buchholz, S., Ward, M., Bhindi, R., Nelson, G., Figtree, G., Grieve, S. (2010), Cardiac thrombi in stress (tako-tsubo) cardiomyopathy: more than an apical issue?. Mayo Clinic Proceedings. , 863-864. [Abstract]
  • Chia, K., Park, J., Postle, J., Cottrill, A., Ward, M. (2010), Frequency of Late Drug-Eluting Stent Thrombosis With Non-Cardiac Surgery. The American Journal of Cardiology. 106(1), 1-3. [Abstract]
  • Stewart, T., Pavlakis, N., Ward, M. (2010), Cardiotoxicity with 5-fluorouracil and capecitabine: more than just vasospastic angina. Internal medicine journal. 40(4), 303-307. [Abstract]
  • Leeder, S., Beaton, A., Hull, C., Colagiuri, R., Ward, M. (2010), Confronting the New Epidemics in our Cities. In: Urban Health: Global Perspectives. (pp.125-137).United States: John Wiley & Sons, Inc..
  • Testa, L., Biondi Zoccai, G., Valgimigli, M., Latini, R., Pizzocri, S., Lanotte, S., Laudisa, M., Brambilla, N., Ward, M., Figtree, G., Bedogni, F., Bhindi, R. (2010), Current concepts on antiplatelet therapy: focus on the novel thienopyridine and non-thienopyridine agents. Advances in Hematology. 2010, 595934. [Abstract]


  • Shaw, E., Tofler, G., Buckley, T., Bajorek, B., Ward, M. (2009), Therapy for Triggered Acute Risk Prevention: A Study of Feasibility. Heart, lung & circulation. 18(5), 347-52. [Abstract]
  • Bhindi, R., Ward, M. (2009), Coronary plaque composition: multifactorial contribution. The American Journal of Cardiology. , 739. [Abstract]
  • Mau, J., Menzie, S., Huang, Y., Ward, M., Hunyor, S. (2009), Chronic septal infarction confers right ventricular protection during mechanical left ventricular unloading. The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 138(1), 172-178. [Abstract]