Board Certification(s

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Areas of Expertise

  • Coronary and Peripheral Angiography and Interventions
  • Non-invasive Cardiology including Stress Nuclear, Echocardiography and Doppler studies
  • General and Preventive Cardiology

Fellowship

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
University Hospitals of Cleveland
General and Interventional Cardiology
Cleveland, OH
1990-94

Residency

State University of New York
Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Internal Medicine
Brooklyn, NY
1987-90

Medical School

Ranchi University MGM Medical College
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
Jamshedpur, India
1979-83

Professional Associations

American College of Cardiology
American Society of Nuclear Cardiology
American Medical Association

1. Bekheit S, Tangella M, el-Sakr A, Rasheed Q, Craelius W, el-Sharif N: Use of heart rate
Spectral analysis to study the effect of calcium channel blockers on sympathetic activity after myocardial infarction. Am Heart J 1990; 119:79-85

2. Suneja R, Nair RN, Reddy KG, Rasheed Q, Sheehan HM, Hodgson J McB: Mechanism of
Angiographically successful directional coronary atherectomy: Evaluation by intracoronary
Ultrasound and comparison with transluminal coronary angioplasty. Am Heart J 1993;
126:507-514.

3. Rasheed Q, Hodgson J McB: Application of intracoronary ultrasonography in the study of coronary artery pathophysiology. J Clin Ultrasound 1993; 21:569-578.

4. Rasheed Q, Nair RN, Sheehan HM, Hodgson J McB: Correlation of intracoronary ultrasound plaque characteristics in atherosclerotic coronary artery disease patients with clinical variables. Am J Cardiol 1994; 73:753-758.

5. Dhawale P, Rasheed Q, Griffin N, Wilson D, Hodgson J McB: Validation of intracoronary ultrasound plaque volume quantification. Computers in Cardiology Proceedings 1993: 121-123.

6. Rasheed Q, Hill AR, Suster B: Tuberculosis presenting as chest wall abscesses. Am Rev
Respir Dis 1990; 141: A443.

7. Rasheed Q, Hodgson J McB: Increased coronary plaque fibrosis and calcification
with advancing age in coronary artery disease patients. Evidence from intracoronary
ultrasound. J Am Coll Cardiol 1993; 21:481A

8. Rasheed Q, Hodgson J McB: Effect of lesion location on coronary plaque
morphology: implications for interventional therapy. J Am Coll Cardiol 1993; 21; 194A.

9. Rasheed Q, Anderson J, Suneja R, Dhawale P, Hodgson J McB: Intacoronary ultrasound
plaque morphology: Correlation with histologic samples obtained during directional
coronary atherectomy. J Am Coll Cardiol 1993; 21:193A.

10. Rasheed Q, Nair RN, Sheehan HM, Hodgson J McB: Correlation of in vivo ultrasound
Defined coronary artery plaque comparison with various angina syndromes. Cathet
Cardiovasc Diagn 1993; 29:81

11. Rasheed Q, Berry J, Bryant L, Cacchione J, Hodgson J McB: Acute and subacute effects of intramural drug delivery using an infusion balloon following angioplasty in atherosclerotic vessels. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn 1993; 29:79.

12. Dhawale P, Rasheed Q, Wilson DL, Hodgson J McB: Computer aided intracoronary ultrasound atherosclerotic plaque characterization. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn 1993; 29:80.

13. Rasheed Q, Nair RN, Sheehan HM, Hodgson J McB: Intracoronary ultrasound plaque morphology in atherosclerotic coronary artery disease: Correlation with patient related variables. Eur Heart J 1993; 14:126.

14. Rasheed Q, Dhawale P, Anderson J, Hodgson J McB: Validation of computer aided intracoronary ultrasound plaque characterization by correlation with histologic samples obtained during directional coronary atherectomy. Eur Heart J 1993 14:404

15. Rasheed Q, Nair RN, Sheehan HM, Hodgson J McB: correlation of in vivo ultrasound defined coronary artery plaque composition with various anginal syndromes. Eur Heart J 1993; 29:81.

16. Rasheed Q, Dhawale P, Anderson J, Hodgson J McB: Can intracoronary ultrasound really tell us plaque composition?: Validation using tissue histology in living patients. Circulation 1993; 88:I-651.

17. Dhawale PJ, Rasheed Q, Mecca W, Nair R, Hodgson J McB: Analysis of plaque volume during DCA using volumetrically accurate three dimensional ultrasound technique. Circulation 1993; 88:I-550.

18. Rasheed Q, Cacchione JG, Berry J, Richards F, Bryant L, Strony J, Enger C, Hodgson J McB: In vivo local intralesional drug delivery using an infusion balloon following angioplasty in atherosclerotic vessels. Cath Cardiovasc Diagn 1994; 31:240-5

19. Rasheed Q, Dhawale P, Anderson J, Hodgson J McB: Intracoronary ultrasound defined plaque composition: Computer aided plaque characterization and correlation with histologic samples obtained during directional coronary atherectomy. Am Heart J 1995; 129:631-7

20. Rasheed Q, Nair RN, Sheehan HM, Hodgson J McB: Coronary artery plaque morphology in stable and unstable angina: an in vivo intracoronary ultrasound study. Int J of Cardiac Imaging 11; 89-95

Book Contribution:

Hodgson J McB, Sheehan H (Editors): Atlas of Intravascular Ultrasound. New York: Raven

Personal Interests

Reading, Travel, Spending time with the family