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Department of Internal Medicine

Cardiovascular Health and Disease

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Hamza Rayes, MD

Cardiovascular Disease Fellow, 2nd Year

Education/Credentials
  • Medical Degree: Tripoli University
  • Residency, Internal Medicine: Creighton University
  • Fellowship, Critical Care: Mayo Clinic Foundation
Contact Information
  • Division of Cardiovascular Health and Disease
  • 231 Albert Sabin Way, MLC 0542
  • Cincinnat, Ohio 45267
  • Email rayesha@ucmail.uc.edu

Peer Reviewed Publications

Rayes HA, Vallabhajosyula S, Barsness GW, Anavekar NS, Go RS, Patnaik MS, Kashani KB, Jentzer JC 2020. Association between anemia and hematological indices with mortality among cardiac intensive care unit patients Clin Res Cardiol , 109 5, 616

Rayes, Hamza A; Subat, Yosuf W; Weister, Timothy; Johnson, Madeline Q; Hanson, Andrew; Schulte, Phillip J; Trivedi, Vrinda; Gajic, Ognjen; Warner, Matthew A 2020. Concomitant Aspirin and Anticoagulation Is Associated With Increased Risk for Major Bleeding in Surgical Patients Requiring Postoperative Intensive Care. Critical care medicine, 48 7, 985-992

Subat YW, Rayes H, Hanson AC, Johnson MQ, Schulte PJ, Evans K, Weister T, Trivedi V, Gajic O, Warner MA 2020. Risk of major bleeding associated with aspirin use in non-surgical critically ill patients receiving therapeutic anticoagulation J Crit Care , 58 , 34

Kashyap R, Singh TD, Rayes H, O'Horo JC, Wilson G, Bauer P, Gajic O 2019. Association of septic shock definitions and standardized mortality ratio in a contemporary cohort of critically ill patients J Crit Care , 50 , 269

Vallabhajosyula S, Rayes HA, Sakhuja A, Murad MH, Geske JB, Jentzer JC 2019. Global Longitudinal Strain using Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography as a Mortality Predictor in Sepsis: A Systematic Review J Intensive Care Med , 34 2, 87

Vallabhajosyula S, Sundaragiri PR, Kanmanthareddy A, Ahmed AA, Haddad TM, Rayes H, et, al. 2018. Role of B-Type Natriuretic Peptide in Predicting In-Hospital Outcomes in Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease With Preserved Left Ventricular Function: A 5-Year Retrospective Analysis J Intensive Care Med , 33 11, 635

Ased S, Rayes H, Dhami J, et al. 2017. Evaluation of the Management of Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia: Academic and Community-Based Management Within the Same Health System Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 38 6, 740

Ased S, Vivekanandan R, Anthone J, Rayes H, et al. 2016. A Comparison of Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia (SAB) Diagnosis and Management: Differences Between Academic and Community Hospital Settings Open Forum Infectious Diseases, 3 , 1030

Vallabhajosyula S, Sundaragiri P, Ahmed A, Rayes H, et al 2016. Influence of Comorbidi Risk Factors and Prehospital Medications on Patients with Heart Failure in Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Crit Care, 20 , 94

Smer A, Elsallabi O, Ayan M, Buaisha H, Rayes H, et al. 2015. Sinus of Valsalva Aneurysm: A Rare Cause of Dyspnea Case Rep Med . 2015;2015:467935, 2015 , 467935

Vallabhajosyula S, Kanmanthareddy A, Sundaragiri P, Ahmed A, Haddad TM, Rayes H, et al. 2015. Left Ventricular Hypertrophy as a Predictor of B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Levels and In-Hospital Outcomes in Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A Five-Year Retrospective Chest, 148 , 677A