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Min Pu, M.D., Ph.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

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Min Pu, M.D., Ph.D.

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Clinical Interests

Cardiac Imaging, Valvular Heart Disease, Cardiology (clinical), Echocardiography

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Education & Training

  • M.Med., Shanxi Medical College-China, 1985
  • Ph.D., Shanghai 2nd Medical University-China, 1991
  • Residency, Medicine, Chengdu 1st People's Hospital, 1988
  • Fellowship, Shanghai 2nd Medical Universit, 1991
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Chengdu 1st People's Hospital, 1992
  • Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 1994
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hosp, 1998
  • Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2001

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

Memberships

  • American College of Cardiology
  • Am Heart Association
  • Am Soc Of Echocardiography

NPI Number

  • 1316995988
Min Pu, M.D., Ph.D.

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

64 Ratings
5 Comments
 

Min Pu, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Cardiology

Research Interests

Mitral Valve Insufficiency; Ventricular Function, Left; Carbazoles; Propanolamines; Adrenergic beta-Antagonists
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Recent Publications

Is atrial fibrillation important for low gradient severe aortic stenosis with preserved ejection fraction?[abstract]. Shen H, Stacey B, Zhao D, Upadhya B, Vasu S, Pu M.. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016;67(13 Suppl):2231.

Call for the development of a three-dimensional printing algorithm specific to echocardiography: an initial study with an in vitro validation [abstract]. Pu M, Cheng JW, Zhang J, Cheng P, Zhou X.. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2015;28(6):B123-B124.

Do real-time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiographic images actually reflect what we directly visualize? [abstract]. Cheng JW, Vasu S, Cheng P, Upadhya B, Stacey B, Pu M.. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2015;28(6):B114.

Transesophageal echocardiography. Pu M. In: Lefebvre JC, O'Neill JC, Cline D, eds. The atlas of cardiovascular emergencies. New York: McGraw Hill Education;2015: 46-50.

Calculation of left ventricular stroke volume by Doppler echocardiography: is one method better than the other? [abstract]. Gilbert ON, Bradford N, Vasu S, Upadhya B, Pu M.. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015;65(10 Suppl):A1322.

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement customization based on paravalvular aortic regurgitation location [abstract]. Gilbert ON, Hermann DD, Alvarez L, Deutsch C, Aldrich A, Sacrinty M, Pu M, Stacey R, Applegate R, Gandhi S, Zhao D.. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015;65(10 Suppl):A1791.

Constrictive pericarditis. Pu M, Iwano H, Little W. In: Levine GN, ed. Color atlas of cardiovascular disease. New Delhi: Jaypee;2015: 677-694.

Role of diastolic function in preserved exercise capacity in patients with reduced ejection fractions. Ohara T, Iwano H, Thohan V, Kitzman DW, Upadhya B, Pu M, Little WC.. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2015;28(10):1184-1193.

Importance of stroke volume index assessed by echocardiography for stratification of low gradient severe aortic stenosis with normal left ventricular function [abstract]. Shen H, Stacey B, Applegate B, Zhao D, Vasu S, Upadhya B, Gandhi S, Pu M.. Circulation. 2015;132(Suppl 3):A10881.

Utility of stroke volume index for stratification of patients with low gradient severe aortic stenosis and normal left ventricular ejection fraction [abstract]. Shen H, Stacey B, Applegate B, Zhao D, Vasu S, Upadhya B, Gandhi S, Liu R, Wei M, Pu M.. Circulation. 2015;132(Suppl 3):A19826.

3D printing for precision drug therapy: an initial proof of concept study [abstract]. Yuang K, Pu S, Pu M.. Circulation. 2015;132(Suppl 3):A17443.

Echocardiography-derived tricuspid regurgitant jet velocity is an important marker for the progression of sickle-cell disease. Upadhya B, Stacey RB, Ntim W, Knovich MA, Pu M.. Acta Haematol. 2014;132(2):152-158.

Delay of left ventricular longitudinal expansion with diastolic dysfunction: impact on load dependence of e' and longitudinal strain rate. Iwano H, Pu M, Upadhya B, Meyers B, Vlachos P, Little WC.. Physiol Rep. 2014;2(7):e12082.

Calculating intraventricular pressure difference using a multi-beat spatiotemporal reconstruction of color m-mode echocardiography. Vlachos PP, Niebel CL, Chakraborty S, Pu M, Little WC.. Ann Biomed Eng. 2014;42(12):2466-2479.

Percutaneous closure of mitral paravalvular leak. Jones-Haywood MM, Combs C, Pu M, Gandhi SK, Dhawan R, Tempe DK.. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2013;27(1):168-177.

Effects of early, late, and long-term nonselective beta-blockade on left ventricular remodeling, function, and survival in chronic organic mitral regurgitation. Pu M, Gao Z, Pu DK, Davidson WR Jr.. Circ Heart Fail. 2013;6(4):756-762.

Relation of early diastolic mitral annular velocity, mitral flow velocity, and left ventricular strain rate on intraventricular pressure difference [abstract]. Iwano H, Pu M, Upadhya B, Meyers B, Vlachos P, Little WC.. Circulation. 2013;128(22 Suppl):A13311.

Loss of adrenergic augmentation of diastolic intra-LV pressure difference in patients with diastolic dysfunction: evaluation by color M-mode echocardiography. Ohara T, Niebel CL, Stewart KC, Charonko JJ, Pu M, Vlachos PP, Little WC.. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2012;5(9):861-870.

Relation of atrial and/or ventricular premature complexes on a two-minute rhythm strip to the risk of sudden cardiac death (the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities [ARIC] study). Cheriyath P, He F, Peters I, Li X, Alagona P Jr, Wu C, Pu M, Cascio WE, Liao D.. Am J Cardiol. 2011;107(2):151-155.

Aging impairs dobutamine augmentation of early diastolic intraventricular pressure gradient [abstract]. Ohara T, Niebel CL, Stewart KC, Kumar R, Charonko JJ, Pu M, Vlachos PP, Little WC.. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011;57(17 Suppl):E332.

Left ventricular dilation decreases the convective component of the early diastolic intraventricular pressure [abstract]. Ohara T, Niebel CL, Stewart KC, Kumar R, Charonko JJ, Pu M, Vlachos PP, Little WC.. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011;57(17 Suppl):E379.

Impaired dobutamine augmentation of early diastolic suction in diastolic dysfunction [abstract]. Ohara T, Niebel CL, Stewart KC, Charonko JJ, Burgess PR, Pu M, Vlachos PP, Little WC.. J Card Fail. 2011;17(8 Suppl 1):S7.

What is the best method to assess mitral valvular obstruction after mitral annuloplasty? [abstract]. Deng H, Kitzman D, Hundley G, Hoyle J, Wells G, Burgess P, Ohara T, Meng M, Kon N, Pu M.. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011;57(14 Suppl 1):E1352.

Diastolic function determines the adrenergic augmentation of early diastolic intra-ventriclular pressure gradient and its spatial distribution [abstract]. Ohara T, Niebel CL, Stewart KC, Charonko JJ, Burgess PR, Pu M, Vlachos PP, Little WC.. Circulation. 2011;124(21 Suppl):A9356.

Is mechanical dyssynchrony assessment better than electrocardiogram for predicting cardiac resynchronization therapy responder? [editorial]. Pu M.. Cardiology. 2010;115(1):19-21.

Left ventricular-arterial coupling [editorial comment]. Little WC, Pu M.. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2009;22(11):1246-1248.

Influence of myocardial fibrosis on left ventricular diastolic function: noninvasive assessment by cardiac magnetic resonance and echo. Moreo A, Ambrosio G, De Chiara B, Pu M, Tran T, Mauri F, Raman SV.. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2009;2(6):437-443.

Adverse effect of early and late long-term beta-blockade on left ventricular remodeling, function and mortality in chronic organic mitral regurgitation [abstract]. Pu M, Gao Z, Fan X, Abraham WT, Binkley P, Ryan T, Davidson W Jr.. Circulation. 2009;120(18 Suppl 2):S540.

Is real-time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography useful for assessment of annuloplasty? An in vitro and vivo validation [abstract]. Brinkman V, Zeng X, Crestanello J, Fan X, Auseon A, Ryan T, Sun B, Pu M.. Circulation. 2009;120(18 Suppl 2):S392.

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Professor, Cardiology

Clinical Interests

Cardiac Imaging, Valvular Heart Disease, Cardiology (clinical), Echocardiography
Min Pu, M.D., Ph.D.

Min Pu, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Cardiology

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Doctor Rating

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6/28/2016

*Dr. Pu is excellent!

6/6/2016

Provider was very professional.

4/4/2016

*Dr. Pu has been and continues to be fantastic.

2/16/2016

Good.

2/8/2016

I really liked *Dr. Pu.

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