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. Simultaneous assessment of myocardial perfusion and function during mental stress in patients with chronic coronary artery disease
  2. Myocardial bloodflow response during mental stress in patients with coronary artery disease
  3. Felodipine improves left ventricular emptying in patients with chronic heart failure: V-HeFT III echocardiographic substudy of multicenter reproducibility and detecting functional change
  4. 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
  5. The role of echocardiography in the management of atrial fibrillation
  6. Cerebral cortical hyperactivation in response to mental stress in patients with coronary artery disease
  7. Pseudoabscess of the aortic root caused by ectopic seating of an aortic prosthesis
  8. Prevention of thromboembolism in patients with atrial fibrillation
  9. Automated echocardiographic analysis: Examination of serial intraoperative measurements
  10. Role of transesophageal echocardiography in the detection of left atrial thrombus in patients with chronic nonrheumatic atrial fibrillation
  11. A clinical computer database entry form for an intraoperative anesthesiology-based transesophageal echocardiography monitoring service
  12. Atrial Lipomatous Hypertrophy: Lipomatous Atrial Hypertrophy With Significant Involvement of the Right Atrial Wall
  13. An integrated software system for quality assurance-related kappa coefficient analysis of intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography interpretive skills
  14. Transesophageal echocardiography in the diagnosis of mitral bioprosthetic obstruction
  15. Cardiomyopathy and AIDS
  16. Two-dimensional echocardiographic mitral valve prolapse: Evidence for a relationship of echocardiographic morphology to clinical findings and to mitral annular size
  17. Congestive Cardiomyopathy in Association with the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
  18. Right heart obstruction due to intracavitary prolymphocytic leukemia
  19. Diagnosis of incompetent quadricuspid aortic valve by two-dimensional echocardiography
  20. Coronary artery aneurysm complicating bypass tract surgery for the wolff-parkinson-white syndrome