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Steven J. Lavine, MD

Professor, Medicine
Cardiovascular Diseases

Specialty Areas

Valvular Heart Disease
Cardiology
Heart Failure / Transplant
Cardiovascular Disease

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Diseases
Echocardiography

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Stress echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiology, noninvasive cardiology, valvular heart disease, cardio-oncology, heart failure

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine - South County

5201 Midamerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129

Suite: 2300
Floor: 2
Office Phone: 314-362-1291

Education

Education

Fellowship, Cardiovascular Diseases: Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 1979
Residency, Internal Medicine: Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 1979
Medical Degree: Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 1979
AB, Psychology: Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 1972

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Aortic Dissection in a Healthy Male Athlete: A Unique Case with Comprehensive Literature Review.
Singh B, Treece JM, Murtaza G, Bhatheja S, Lavine SJ, Paul TK
Case Rep Cardiol. 2016; 20166460386.

PMID:
    27738530
    [PubMed]
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Fractional flow reserve using computed tomography for assessing coronary artery disease: a meta-analysis.
Panchal HB, Veeranki SP, Bhatheja S, Barry N, Mahmud E, Budoff M, Lavine SJ, Mamudu HM, Paul TK
J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown). 2016 Sep; 17(9)694-700. doi: 10.2459/JCM.0000000000000415.

PMID:
    27472038
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Adverse Cardiac Events and the Impaired Relaxation Left Ventricular Filling Pattern.
Lavine SJ, Al Balbissi K
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2016 Jul; 29(7)699-708. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2016.02.008.

PMID:
    27004828
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Reduced Longitudinal Function in Chronic Aortic Regurgitation.
Lavine SJ, Al Balbissi KA
J Cardiovasc Ultrasound. 2015 Dec; 23(4)219-27. doi: 10.4250/jcu.2015.23.4.219.

PMID:
    26755930
    [PubMed]
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Diastolic filling patterns and the valsalva maneuver.
Lavine SJ
Cardiology. 2014; 128(4)352-4. doi: 10.1159/000360934.

PMID:
    24970381
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Exercise Tolerance and the Post Exercise Diastolic Filling Pattern in Patients With the Resting Impaired Relaxation.
Lavine SJ, Walsh T
Cardiol Res. 2011 Aug; 2(4)139-149. doi: 10.4021/cr71w.

PMID:
    28352383
    [PubMed]
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Comparison of the effect of pressure loading on left ventricular size, systolic and diastolic function in canines with left ventricular dysfunction with preserved and reduced ejection fraction.
Lavine SJ, Conetta DA
Cardiovasc Ultrasound. 2008 Nov 18; 657. doi: 10.1186/1476-7120-6-57.

PMID:
    19014711
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of external constraint on the index of myocardial performance in a canine model of left ventricular dysfunction.
Mansouri V, Lavine SJ
Echocardiography. 2007 Aug; 24(7)712-22.

PMID:
    17651100
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of changes in contractility on the index of myocardial performance in the dysfunctional left ventricle.
Lavine SJ
Cardiovasc Ultrasound. 2006 Nov 17; 445.

PMID:
    17109761
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The effect of acute hypertension on left ventricular diastolic pressures in a canine model of left ventricular dysfunction with a preserved ejection fraction and elevated left ventricular filling pressures.
Lavine SJ, Lavine JA
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2006 Nov; 19(11)1350-8.

PMID:
    17098138
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The index of myocardial performance and aortic regurgitation: the influence of a volume overload lesion.
Ortiz AA, Lavine SJ
Anadolu Kardiyol Derg. 2006 Jun; 6(2)115-20.

PMID:
    16766272
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Index of myocardial performance is afterload dependent in the normal and abnormal left ventricle.
Lavine SJ
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2005 Apr; 18(4)342-50.

PMID:
    15846162
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of heart rate and preload on index of myocardial performance in the normal and abnormal left ventricle.
Lavine SJ
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2005 Feb; 18(2)133-41.

PMID:
    15682050
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Genesis of the restrictive filling pattern: pericardial constraint or myocardial restraint.
Lavine SJ
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2004 Feb; 17(2)152-60.

PMID:
    14752490
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prediction of heart failure post myocardial infarction: comparison of ejection fraction, transmitral filling parameters, and the index of myocardial performance.
Lavine SJ
Echocardiography. 2003 Nov; 20(8)691-701.

PMID:
    14641373
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Visual quantitative estimation: semiquantitative wall motion scoring and determination of ejection fraction.
Lavine SJ, Salacata A
Echocardiography. 2003 Jul; 20(5)401-10.

PMID:
    12848859
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Treatment of heart failure in patients with diabetes mellitus.
Lavine SJ, Gellman SD
Drugs. 2002; 62(2)285-307.

PMID:
    11817974
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Diastolic function, outcomes in aortic valve disease