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Rosario Freeman

ROSARIO FREEMAN, MD, MS, FACC

Professor of Medicine
Director, Coronary Care Unit
Program Director, Cardiology Fellowship
Attending Physician, University of Washington Medical Center

 
University of Washington Medical Center 
1959 NE Pacific Street
Box 356422 
Seattle, WA 98195-6422
 
 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

  • Fellowships in Clinical Cardiology/ Echocardiography, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2001
  • MS, Clinical Research Design and Statistical Analysis, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2001
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1995-1998
  • MD, Loyola University of Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, 1995
  • BS, (cum laude), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1991

 

BOARD CERTIFICATION

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiology, 2001
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, 1998

 

AREAS OF CLINICAL EXPERTISE

  • Clinical Cardiology, Valvular Heart Disease
  • Echocardiography
  • Women and Heart Disease
 

CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS​

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 Selected Publications

 
 
Freeman RV, Otto CM "Spectrum of calcific aortic valve disease: pathogenesis, disease progression, and treatment strategies." Circulation 2005 Jun; 111; 24; 3316-26
 
 
Freeman RV, Crittenden G, Otto C "Acquired aortic stenosis." Expert review of cardiovascular therapy 2004 Jan; 2; 1; 107-16
 
 
Freeman RV, Mehta RH, Al Badr W, Cooper JV, Kline-Rogers E, Eagle KA "Influence of concurrent renal dysfunction on outcomes of patients with acute coronary syndromes and implications of the use of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2003 Mar; 41; 5; 718-24
 
 
Freeman RV, Otto CM "Management of asymptomatic valvular aortic stenosis." Indian heart journal 2002 Jan-Feb ; 54; 1; 31-8
 
 
Freeman RV, O'Donnell M, Share D, Meengs WL, Kline-Rogers E, Clark VL, DeFranco AC, Eagle KA, McGinnity JG, Patel K, Maxwell-Eward A, Bondie D, Moscucci M "Nephropathy requiring dialysis after percutaneous coronary intervention and the critical role of an adjusted contrast dose." The American journal of cardiology 2002 Nov; 90; 10; 1068-73