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2020

Cardiac Rehabilitation in India: Results from the International Council of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation’s Global Audit of Cardiac Rehabilitation

Babu, A. S., Turk-Adawi, K., Supervia, M., Lopez-Jimenez, F., Contractor, A. & Grace, S. L., 2020, In : Global Heart. 15, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

COVID-19: A Time for Alternate Models in Cardiac Rehabilitation to Take Center Stage

Babu, A. S., Arena, R., Ozemek, C. & Lavie, C. J., 25-04-2020, In : Canadian Journal of Cardiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Promoting patient utilization of outpatient cardiac rehabilitation: A joint International Council and Canadian Association of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation position statement

Santiago de Araújo Pio, C., Beckie, T. M., Varnfield, M., Sarrafzadegan, N., Babu, A. S., Baidya, S., Buckley, J., Chen, S-Y., Gagliardi, A., Heine, M., Khiong, J. S., Mola, A., Radi, B., Supervia, M., Trani, M. R., Abreu, A., Sawdon, J. A., Moffatt, P. D. & Grace, S. L., 01-01-2020, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 298, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Promoting Patient Utilization of Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation: A JOINT INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL AND CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF CARDIOVASCULAR PREVENTION AND REHABILITATION POSITION STATEMENT

Santiago de Araújo Pio, C., Beckie, T. M., Varnfield, M., Sarrafzadegan, N., Babu, A. S., Baidya, S., Buckley, J., Chen, S-Y., Gagliardi, A., Heine, M., Khiong, J. S., Mola, A., Radi, B., Supervia, M., Trani, M. R., Abreu, A., Sawdon, J. A., Moffatt, P. D. & Grace, S. L., 03-2020, In : Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention. 40, 2, p. 79-86 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Cardiac Rehabilitation Availability and Density around the Globe

Turk-Adawi, K., Supervia, M., Lopez-Jimenez, F., Pesah, E., Ding, R., Britto, R. R., Bjarnason-Wehrens, B., Derman, W., Abreu, A., Babu, A. S., Santos, C. A., Jong, S. K., Cuenza, L., Yeo, T. J., Scantlebury, D., Andersen, K., Gonzalez, G., Giga, V., Vulic, D., Vataman, E. & 39 others, Cliff, J., Kouidi, E., Yagci, I., Kim, C., Benaim, B., Estany, E. R., Fernandez, R., Radi, B., Gaita, D., Simon, A., Chen, S. Y., Roxburgh, B., Martin, J. C., Maskhulia, L., Burdiat, G., Salmon, R., Lomelí, H., Sadeghi, M., Sovova, E., Hautala, A., Tamuleviciute-Prasciene, E., Ambrosetti, M., Neubeck, L., Asher, E., Kemps, H., Eysymontt, Z., Farsky, S., Hayward, J., Prescott, E., Dawkes, S., Santibanez, C., Zeballos, C., Pavy, B., Kiessling, A., Sarrafzadegan, N., Baer, C., Thomas, R., Hu, D. & Grace, S. L., 01-08-2019, In : EClinicalMedicine. 13, p. 31-45 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
10 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiac rehabilitation delivery in low/middle-income countries

Pesah, E., Turk-Adawi, K., Supervia, M., Lopez-Jimenez, F., Britto, R., Ding, R., Babu, A., Sadeghi, M., Sarrafzadegan, N., Cuenza, L., Anchique Santos, C., Heine, M., Derman, W., Oh, P. & Grace, S. L., 28-06-2019, In : Heart.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Exercise-Based Rehabilitation to Improve Exercise Capacity and Quality of Life in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Babu, A. S., Holland, A. E. & Morris, N. R., 01-09-2019, In : Physical Therapy. 99, 9, p. 1126-1131 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Nature of Cardiac Rehabilitation Around the Globe

Supervia, M., Turk-Adawi, K., Lopez-Jimenez, F., Pesah, E., Ding, R., Britto, R. R., Bjarnason-Wehrens, B., Derman, W., Abreu, A., Babu, A. S., Santos, C. A., Jong, S. K., Cuenza, L., Yeo, T. J., Scantlebury, D., Andersen, K., Gonzalez, G., Giga, V., Vulic, D., Vataman, E. & 39 others, Cliff, J., Kouidi, E., Yagci, I., Kim, C., Benaim, B., Estany, E. R., Fernandez, R., Radi, B., Gaita, D., Simon, A., Chen, S. Y., Roxburgh, B., Martin, J. C., Maskhulia, L., Burdiat, G., Salmon, R., Lomelí, H., Sadeghi, M., Sovova, E., Hautala, A., Tamuleviciute-Prasciene, E., Ambrosetti, M., Neubeck, L., Asher, E., Kemps, H., Eysymontt, Z., Farsky, S., Hayward, J., Prescott, E., Dawkes, S., Santibanez, C., Zeballos, C., Pavy, B., Kiessling, A., Sarrafzadegan, N., Baer, C., Thomas, R., Hu, D. & Grace, S. L., 01-08-2019, In : EClinicalMedicine. 13, p. 46-56 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
15 Citations (Scopus)

Self-Care Interventions That Reduce Hospital Readmissions in Patients With Heart Failure; Towards the Identification of Change Agents

Toukhsati, S. R., Jaarsma, T., Babu, A. S., Driscoll, A. & Hare, D. L., 01-06-2019, In : Clinical Medicine Insights: Cardiology. 13

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)
2018

Exercise-based evaluations and interventions for pulmonary hypertension with connective tissue disorders

Babu, A. S., Morris, N. R., Arena, R. & Myers, J., 03-07-2018, In : Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine. 12, 7, p. 615-622 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Citation (Scopus)

Physical activity measurement using an accelerometer among indians with type 2 diabetes mellitus: A cross-sectional study

Britto, A., Kumar, S., Hazari, A., Jadhav, R., Babu, A. S., Bhat, V. & Maiya, A. G., 01-01-2018, In : Critical Reviews in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine. 30, 2, p. 141-150 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physical activity promotion program on physical activity and glycemic control in prediabetes

Arora, E., Babu, A. S., Vidhyasagar, S. & Maiya, A. G., 01-01-2018, In : Critical Reviews in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine. 30, 2, p. 181-185 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Validity of Mobile-Based Technology vs Direct Observation in Measuring Number of Steps and Distance Walked in 6 Minutes

Poojary, J., Arora, E., Britto, A., Polen, Z., Arena, R. & Babu, A. S., 01-12-2018, In : Mayo Clinic Proceedings. 93, 12, p. 1873-1874 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)
2017

Association of Preoperative Platelet-to-Lymphocyte Ratio with Atrial Fibrillation after Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery

Gungor, H., Babu, A. S., Zencir, C., Akpek, M., Selvi, M., Erkan, M. H. & Durmaz, S., 01-03-2017, In : Medical Principles and Practice. 26, 2, p. 164-168 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Complementary role of herbal medicine and exercise in cardiovascular disease prevention and management: A review of evidence

Veluswamy, S. K., Babu, A. S. & Sundar, L. M., 01-03-2017, In : Current Pharmaceutical Design. 23, 8, p. 1253-1264 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence on exercise training in pulmonary hypertension

Babu, A. S., Arena, R. & Morris, N. R., 01-01-2017, Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. Springer New York LLC, p. 153-172 20 p. (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; vol. 1000).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of Cardiorespiratory Fitness and Risk of Systemic Hypertension in Nonobese Versus Obese Men Who Are Metabolically Healthy or Unhealthy

Jae, S. Y., Babu, A. S., Yoon, E. S., Kurl, S., Laukkanen, J. A., Choi, Y. H. & Franklin, B. A., 01-09-2017, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 120, 5, p. 765-768 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Management algorithms for acute ST elevation myocardial infarction in less industrialized world

Mishra, S., Ramakrishnan, S., Babu, A. S., Roy, A., Bahl, V. K., Singru, K. V., Chugh, S., Sengupta, S., Kaul, U., Boopathy, S. N., Nirmit, Y., Jadhav, U. M., Jose, J., Gupta, V., Chopra, H. K., Singh, A., Sastry, B. K. S. & Thiyagarajan, S., 01-04-2017, In : Indian Heart Journal. 69, p. S98-S103

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Reply

Gungor, H., Babu, A. S., Zencir, C., Akpek, M., Selvi, M., Erkan, M. H. & Durmaz, S., 01-05-2017, In : Medical Principles and Practice. 26, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Training individuals with speech and hearing impairment in basic life support: A pilot study

Unnikrishnan, R., Babu, A. S., Rao, P. T., Aithal, V. & Krishna, H. M., 01-08-2017, In : Resuscitation. 117, p. e23-e24

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2016

Advocacy for outpatient cardiac rehabilitation globally

Babu, A. S., Lopez-Jimenez, F., Thomas, R. J., Isaranuwatchai, W., Herdy, A. H., Hoch, J. S. & Grace, S. L., 06-09-2016, In : BMC Health Services Research. 16, 1, 417.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

26 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (Scopus)
32 Citations (Scopus)
2 Citations (Scopus)

Exercise intolerance in pulmonary hypertension: mechanism, evaluation and clinical implications

Babu, A. S., Arena, R., Myers, J., Padmakumar, R., Maiya, A. G., Cahalin, L. P., Waxman, A. B. & Lavie, C. J., 01-09-2016, In : Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine. 10, 9, p. 979-990 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

14 Citations (Scopus)
2015
2 Citations (Scopus)

Does low bone density influence symptoms and functional status in patients with fibromyalgia? Observations from rural South India

Babu, A. S., Ikbal, F. M., Noone, M. S., Joseph, A. N. & Danda, D., 01-11-2015, In : International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases. 18, 8, p. 850-853 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Obesity paradox: Does fat alter outcomes in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?

Chittal, P., Babu, A. S. & Lavie, C. J., 01-01-2015, In : COPD: Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. 12, 1, p. 14-18 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

21 Citations (Scopus)

The Future of Physical Activity Research: Funding, Opportunities and Challenges

Fernhall, B., Borghi-Silva, A. & Babu, A. S., 01-01-2015, In : Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases. 57, 4, p. 299-305 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Time to Focus on Preventing Coronary Artery Disease Through Exercise Training in Normoglycemic Individuals

Babu, A. S., Raman, V. G., Arena, R. & Lavie, C. J., 01-03-2015, In : Mayo Clinic Proceedings. 90, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2014

Cardiac rehabilitation in India

Madan, K., Babu, A. S., Contractor, A., Sawhney, J. P. S., Prabhakaran, D. & Gupta, R., 01-01-2014, In : Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases. 56, 5, p. 543-550 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical trial registration in physical therapy journals: A cross-sectional study

Babu, A. S., Veluswamy, S. K., Rao, P. T. & Maiya, A. G., 01-01-2014, In : Physical Therapy. 94, 1, p. 83-90 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of preoperative coronary collateral circulation on in-hospital  mortality in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery with intra-aortic balloon pump support

Gungor, H., Zencir, C., Akgullu, C., Eryilmaz, U., Selvi, M., Onay, S., Kurtoglu, T., Babu, A. S. & Zorlu, A., 01-01-2014, In : Chinese Medical Journal. 127, 17, p. 3077-3081 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Metabolically healthy obese versus cardiorespiratory fit obese: Is it time to bring them together?

Babu, A. S., Veluswamy, S. K., Myers, J. & Lavie, C. J., 01-01-2014, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 64, 11, p. 1183-1184 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

5 Citations (Scopus)

Prevention and control of atherosclerosis: Why are exercise and physical activity not getting the respect they deserve?

Babu, A. S., Veluswamy, S. K., Brubaker, P. H. & Hamm, L. F., 01-01-2014, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 64, 16, p. 1760-1761 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Virgin coconut oil and its potential cardioprotective effects

Babu, A. S., Veluswamy, S. K., Arena, R., Guazzi, M. & Lavie, C. J., 01-01-2014, In : Postgraduate Medicine. 126, 7, p. 76-83 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Worksite health and wellness programs in India

Babu, A. S., Madan, K., Veluswamy, S. K., Mehra, R. & Maiya, A. G., 01-01-2014, In : Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases. 56, 5, p. 501-507 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Acute exacerbations of COPD: will on-call physiotherapy allow for early rehabilitation?

Babu, A. S., 01-01-2013, In : Chest. 143, 1, p. 280-281 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

16 Citations (Scopus)
41 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating exercise capacity in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension

Babu, A. S., Myers, J., Arena, R., Maiya, A. G. & Padmakumar, R., 01-06-2013, In : Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy. 11, 6, p. 729-737 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

13 Citations (Scopus)

Promoting health and wellness in the workplace: A unique opportunity to establish primary and extended secondary cardiovascular risk reduction programs

Arena, R., Guazzi, M., Briggs, P. D., Cahalin, L. P., Myers, J., Kaminsky, L. A., Forman, D. E., Cipriano, G., Borghi-Silva, A., Babu, A. S. & Lavie, C. J., 01-01-2013, In : Mayo Clinic Proceedings. 88, 6, p. 605-617 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

59 Citations (Scopus)

Theraband® exercises with music for persons with haemophilia

Babu, A. S., Balthillaya, G. M., Navada, R. & Kurien, A., 01-11-2013, In : Haemophilia. 19, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)
2012

Critical care rehabilitation: A neglected part of ICU care

Babu, A. S., 20-08-2012, In : Oman Medical Journal. 27, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial