Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University
Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Department of Medicine

Cohen, Ira

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Ira S. Cohen, MD

Contact Dr. Cohen

925 Chestnut Street
Mezzanine Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-4260
(215) 503-3976 fax

Medical School

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA - 1967


Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY


Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY

Board Certification

Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Expertise & Research Interests

Clinical Echocardiography


Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Complex mitral valve endocarditis involving a left atrial false tendon
  2. Underestimation of left atrial size measured with transthoracic echocardiography compared with 3D MDCT
  3. Valvular heart disease in osteogenesis imperfecta: Presentation of a case and review of the literature
  4. Simultaneous assessment of myocardial perfusion and function during mental stress in patients with chronic coronary artery disease
  5. Papilledema unresponsive to therapy in pickwickian syndrome: Another presentation of pseudotumor cerebri? (13)
  6. Myocardial bloodflow response during mental stress in patients with coronary artery disease
  7. Felodipine improves left ventricular emptying in patients with chronic heart failure: V-HeFT III echocardiographic substudy of multicenter reproducibility and detecting functional change
  8. Augmented short- and long-term hemodynamic and hormonal effects of an angiotensin receptor blocker added to angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor therapy in patients with heart failure
  9. The role of echocardiography in the management of atrial fibrillation
  10. Cerebral cortical hyperactivation in response to mental stress in patients with coronary artery disease
  11. Pseudoabscess of the aortic root caused by ectopic seating of an aortic prosthesis
  12. Prevention of thromboembolism in patients with atrial fibrillation
  13. Automated echocardiographic analysis: Examination of serial intraoperative measurements
  14. Role of transesophageal echocardiography in the detection of left atrial thrombus in patients with chronic nonrheumatic atrial fibrillation
  15. A clinical computer database entry form for an intraoperative anesthesiology-based transesophageal echocardiography monitoring service
  16. Atrial Lipomatous Hypertrophy: Lipomatous Atrial Hypertrophy With Significant Involvement of the Right Atrial Wall
  17. An integrated software system for quality assurance-related kappa coefficient analysis of intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography interpretive skills
  18. Transesophageal echocardiography in the diagnosis of mitral bioprosthetic obstruction
  19. Fibrel
  20. Cardiomyopathy and AIDS