Alexander B. Jehle, MD

Cardiovascular Disease

 

 

Specialty Interests
Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging
Echocardiography
Cardiac MRI
Cardiac CT
Nuclear Cardiology
Cardiac Dyssynchrony
Medical Education

Education/Training
Research Fellowship in Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Colorado Hospital, Denver, CO
Residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Colorado Hospital, Denver, CO
M.D. from the University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS

B.A. in Biology from the University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Board Certification
American Board of Internal Medicine 2003-2013
American Board of Internal Medicine Cardiovascular Disease 2008-2018


Research Trials

Principal Investigator
PROMISE
Fourier

Sub-Investigator
COAPT
DalGenE
Glagov
EVERESTII/REALISM
HESTIA


Academic Research

University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia (7/2007 – Present)

• Cardiac MR or CT in Suspected Acute Coronary Syndrome
• Evaluation of Left Ventricular Dyssynchrony Using Cardiac MR and DTI
• Angiotensin II Receptor Stimulation and Post-MI Ventricular Remodeling by MRI

University of Colorado Hospital Denver, Colorado (7/2005 – 6/2007)
• Impact of Sarcoidosis on Cardiac Morphology and Function as depicted by MRI
• Role of Cardiac CT in Atrial Septal Defect Evaluation and Pre-Procedural Planning
• Assessment of the Clinical Application of the 2006 Cardiac CT Appropriateness Criteria

University of Kansas Medical School, Kansas City, Kansas (1997-1999)
• Role of Mast Cells in Human Coronary Artery Endothelial IL-6 and IL-8 Production


Publications
Quaife RA, Chen MY, Kim M, Klein AJ,
Jehle A,
Kay J, Groves BM, Carroll JD. Pre-procedural planning for percutaneous atrial septal defect closure: transesophageal echocardiography compared with cardiac computed tomographic angiography. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2010 Sep-Oct;4(5):330-8. Epub 2010 Aug 18.
Jehle AB, Li Y, Stechschulte AC, Stechschulte DJ, Dileepan KN. Endotoxin and Mast Cell Granule Proteases Synergistically Activate Human Coronary Artery Endothelial Cells to Generate Interleukin-6 and Interleukin-8. J Interferon and Cytokine Res 2000; 20(4):361-8.


Abstracts
Jehle AB, Chen MY, Girzadas MA, Gottschall EB, Weinberger HD, Quaife RA. Myocardial DCE in Pulmonary Sarcoid Patients, Association with Right and Left Chamber Remodeling. Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance 2007. ORAL PRESENTATION.

Chen MY, Jehle AB, Quaife RA, Carroll JD. Cardiac Computed Tomographic Angiography Pre-Procedural Planning for Percutaneous Atrial Septal Defect Closure. Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography 2007; S4 (09).

Chen MY, Jehle AB, Quaife RA. Clinical Application of the 2006 Cardiac Computed Tomography Appropriateness Criteria. Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography 2007; S3 (06).

Jehle AB, Li Y, Stechschulte AC, Stechschulte DJ, Dileepan KN. Endotoxin and Mast Cell Granule Proteases Synergistically Activate Human Coronary Artery Endothelial Cells to Generate Interleukin-6 and Interleukin-8. Society of Leukocyte 1997.