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JAMES M. MCCABE, MD, FACC ​

Assistant Professor of Medicine​

Director, University of Washington Medical Center Cardiac Cath Lab

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

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

  • ​​​​Advanced Structural and Peripheral Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, Brigham & Women’s Hospital / Harvard Medical School, 2013
  • Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, Brigham & Women’s Hospital / Harvard Medical School, 2012
  • Advanced Training in Clinical Research Program, University of California, San Francisco, 2011
  • Cardiology Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco, 2011
  • Internal Medicine Residency, University of California, San Francisco, 2007
  • MD, Yale University School of Medicine, 2004
  • BA, Bowdoin College, 1997

BOARD CERTIFICATION

  • ​American Board of Internal Medicine Certified, Internal Medicine, 2007
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Certified, Cardiovascular Medicine, 2011
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Certified, Interventional Cardiology, 2012
  • ​American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography Certified, Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI), 2013

AREAS OF CLINICAL EXPERTISE

  • Complex Coronary Artery Disease
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease & Endovascular Therapies​​​​
 

SPECIAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • ​American College of Cardiology National Young Author Award, 2013
  • Management Committee Member, Washington Statewide Quality Assessment Program for Cardiovascular Procedures
  • Golden Stethoscope Cardiology Fellowship Award, UCSF, 2010
  • American Heart Association’s Laennec Young Clinician Award Finalist, 2010
  • American College of Cardiology Russek Travel Award, 2010
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 Selected Publications

 
 
McCabe JM, Kennedy KF, Eisenhauer AC, Waldman HM, Mort EA, Pomerantsev E, Resnic FS, Yeh RW. Reporting Trends and Outcomes in ST-Segment-Elevation Myocardial Infarction National Hospital Quality Assessment Programs. Circulation. 2014 Jan 14;129(2):194-202.
 
 
McCabe JM, Bhave PD, McGlothlin D, Teerlink JS. Running From Her Past: A Case of Rapidly Progressive Dyspnea on Exertion. Circulation. 2011 v124(21):2355-61.
 
 
Armstrong EJ, McCabe JM, Cheitlin MD. Pulmonary artery catheterization in the intensive care unit: just numbers floating by? Arch Intern Med. 2011 v171(12): 1110-11.
 
 
McCabe JM, Armstrong EJ, Hoffmayer KS, Bhave PD, MacGregor JS, Hsue P, Stein JC, Kinlay SK, Ganz P. The Impact of Door-to-Activation Time on Door-to-Balloon Time in Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarctions; A Report From the Activate- SF Registry. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2012 v5(5):672-9.
 
 
McCabe JM, Armstrong EJ. Selection Bias in “Prognostic Impact of Staged Versus ‘One-Time’ Multivessel Percutaneous Intervention in Acute Myocardial Infarction”. J Am Col Cardiol. 2012 v59(4): 431.
 
 
McCabe JM, Croce KJ. Optical Coherence Tomography; Physician Update. Circulation. 2012 v126(17):2140-3.
 
 
Bhave PD, Hoffmayer KS, Armstrong EJ, Garg S, Patel A, MacGregor JS, Stein JC, Kinlay SK, Ganz P, McCabe JM. Predictors of depressed left ventricular function in patients presenting with ST-elevation myocardial infarction. Am J Cardiol. 2012 v109(3):327-31.
 
 
McCabe JM, Armstrong EJ, Hoffmayer KS, Bhave PD, Garg S, Patel A, MacGregor JS, Hsue P, Stein JC, Kinlay SK, Ganz P. Prevalence and Factors Associated with ‘False Positive’ ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction Diagnoses at Primary PCI- Capable Centers: A Report from the Activate-SF Registry. JAMA Intern Med (formerly: Arch Intern Med). 2012 v172(11):864-71.
 
 
McCabe JM and Teerlink JR. Bile Salts for the Treatment of Heart Failure: Out on a Limb for a Gut Feeling? J Am Col Cardio. 2012 v59(6): 593-94.
 
 
Armstrong EJ, Kulkarni AR, Hoffmayer KS, Bhave PD, MacGregor JS, Hsue P, Stein JC, Kinlay SK, Ganz P, McCabe JM. Delaying Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Computed Tomography Scans in the Emergency Department. Am J Cardiol. 2012 v110(3):345-9.
 
 
Armstrong EJ, Kulkarni AR, Hoffmayer KS, Bhave PD, MacGregor JS, Stein JC, Kinlay SK, Ganz P, McCabe JM. Electrocardiographic Criteria for ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction in Patients with Left Ventricular Hypertrophy. Am J Cardiol. 2012 v110(7): 977-83.
 
 
Waldo SW, Armstrong EJ, Kulkarni AR, Hoffmayer KS, Kinlay SK, Hsue P, Ganz P, McCabe J. Comparison of Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of Cardiac Arrest Survivors Having versus Not Having Coronary Angiography. Am J Cardiol. 2013. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2013.01.267 Epub ahead of print.
 
 
McCabe JM, Joynt KE, Welt FGP, Resnic FS. Impact of Public Reporting of ‘Outlier’ Status Identification on Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Case Selection in Massachusetts. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2013 v6(6):625-30.
 
 
Waldo SW, Armstrong EJ, Kulkarni AR, Hoffmayer KS, Hsue P, Ganz P, McCabe JM. Clinical Characteristics and Reperfusion Times among Patients with an Isolated Posterior Myocardial Infarction. J Invasive Cardiol. 2013 v25(8):371-5.
 
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Wasfy JH, Borden WB, Secemsky EA, McCabe JM, Yeh RW. “Public Reporting in Cardiovascular Medicine - Accountability, Unintended Consequences, and Promise for Improvement.” Circulation. 2015;131(17):1518-27. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.014118.
 
 
Waldo SW, McCabe JM, O’Brien C, Kennedy KF, Joynt K, Yeh RY. "Influence of public reporting of outcomes on procedural management and mortality for patients with an acute myocardial infarction.” J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015;65(11):1119-26. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2015.01.008.
 
 
Bradley SM, Bohn CM, Malenka DJ, Graham MM, Byson CL, McCabe JM, Curtis SP, Lambert-Kerzner A, Maynard C. Temporal Trends in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Appropriateness: Insights from the Clinical Outcomes Assessment Program. Circulation. 2015; 132(1):20-6. DOI:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.015156.
 
 
Rossow CF and McCabe JM. Protection from Cerebral Embolic Events During Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. Curr Cardiol Rep. 2016;18(2): 1-7. DOI: 10.1007/s11886-015-0692-7
 
 
McCabe JM, Huang PH, Cohen DJ, Blackstone EH, Welt FG, Davidson MJ, Kaneko T, Eng MH, Allen KB, Xu K, Lowry AM, Lei Y, Rajeswaran J, Brown DL, Mack MJ, Webb JG, Smith CR, Lean MB, Eisenhauer AC. Surgical versus Percutaneous Femoral Access for Delivery of Large-bore Cardiovascular Devices (From the PARTNER Trial). Am J Cardiol. 2016. In Press.