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

DeCaro, Matthew

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Matthew V. DeCaro, MD

Contact Dr. DeCaro

925 Chestnut Street
Mezzanine Level
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-9465
(215) 503-5650 fax

Medical School

Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA - 1980


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Atrio-ventricular block from metastatic lung cancer to the aortic root
  2. Introduction
  3. Patient characteristics and predictors of mortality associated with pericardial decompression syndrome: a comprehensive analysis of published cases
  4. Plasma catecholamine profile of subarachnoid hemorrhage patients with neurogenic cardiomyopathy
  5. Association between sympathetic response, neurogenic cardiomyopathy, and venous thromboembolization in patients with primary subarachnoid hemorrhage
  6. Complex mitral valve endocarditis involving a left atrial false tendon
  7. Understand the utility of preoperative stress testing in suspected heart disease
  8. CSF catecholamine profile in subarachnoid hemorrhage patients with neurogenic cardiomyopathy
  9. Inferior vena cava variation compared to pulse contour analysis as predictors of fluid responsiveness: A prospective cohort study
  10. Decision Analytic Model for Evaluation of Suspected Coronary Disease with Stress Testing and Coronary CT Angiography
  11. The changing face of postoperative atrial fibrillation prevention: A review of current medical therapy
  12. Risk of major bleeding with concomitant dual antiplatelet therapy after percutaneous coronary intervention in patients receiving long-term warfarin therapy
  13. Evidence-based treatment of chronic heart failure
  14. The physician-hospital team: A successful approach to improving care in a large academic medical center
  15. Narrow QRS complex tachycardia with a high-frequency potential recorded near the His bundle: What is the mechanism?
  16. Chronic heart failure: Essentials of optimal treatment
  17. Cardiac imaging
  18. The Effects of Type I Antiarrhythmic Drugs on the Signal‐Averaged Electrocardiogram in Patients with Malignant Ventricular Arrhythmias
  19. Physician's test ordering behavior as a function of justification of the test.