Claire B. Hunter, MD
Claire B. Hunter, MD

Claire B. Hunter, MD

Professor
School of Medicine

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Medicine

Position

  • Professor

Education

  • Southern Methodist University,1970-71
  • University of Kansas,B.A., B.S.,1971-79
  • University of Kansas,M.S.,to 1979
  • Creighton University School of Medicine,M.D.,1979-83

Certifications

1999-Present: 
Fellow, American Heart Association
 
1996-Present:
Fellow, American College of Physicians
 
1991-Present (Recertified 2011):
Fellow, American College of Cardiology
 
2011-Present:
Member, American Society of Echocardiography
 
2011-Present:
Member, Heart Failure Society

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Mohiuddin SM, Mooss AN, Hunter CB, Grollmes TG, Cloutier DC, Hilleman DE. Intensive smoking cessation intervention reduces mortality in high-risk smokers with cardiovascular disease., Chest, 2006
  • Shen X, Holmberg MJ, Sype J, Hunter CB, Mooss AN, Mohiuddin SM. Real-Time Three-Dimensional Echocardiography in Diagnosis of Right Ventricular Pseudoaneurysm After Pacemaker Implantation. Echocardiography February 2005, Echocardiography, 2005
  • Hilleman D, Hunter CB, Mohiuddin SM, Zheng M, Maciejewski S. Pharmacological management of atrial fibrillation following cardiac surgery. Am J Cardio Disease December 2004, American Journal of Cardiology, 2004
  • Hunter CB, Ndemo F, Lenz TL, Maciejewski S, Hillemen D. Nesiritide for hear failure: impact on costs and complications. Expert Review Pharmacoeconomics Outcomes Research December 2004, Expert Review Pharmacoeconomics Outcomes Research, 2004
  • Lenz T, Foral PA, Maesker MA, Hunter CB, Hilleman DE. Impact of Nesiritide on Health Care Resource Utilization and Complication in Patients with Decompensated Heart Failure. Pharmacotherapy September 2004;24(9):1137-1146, Pharmacotherapy, 24, 1137-1146, 2004

  • Alla VM, Koneru S, Hunter C, Mooss A. LGE and the Risk of Sudden Death in HCM. Jacc-Cardiovascular Imaging. 2012 JUL;5(7):761-2.
     

  • Deshmukh AR, Kaushik M, Aboeata A, Abuzetun J, Burns TL, Nubel CA, White MD, Lanspa TJ, Hunter CB, Mooss AN, Esterbrooks DJ. Efficacy and safety of transulnar coronary angiography and interventions?A single center experience. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions. 2013:n/a,n/a.
     

  • Chandraprakasam S, Alla VM, Mooss AN, Hunter CB. Dobutamine stress testing induced transient cardiomyopathy: A systematic review. IJC Heart & Vessels(0).
     

  • Saurav A, Alla VM, Kaushik M, Hunter CC, Mooss AV. Outcomes of mitral valve repair compared with replacement in patients undergoing concomitant aortic valve surgery: a meta-analysis of observational studies. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2015 09;48(3):347-53.
     

  • Aggarwal S, Loomba R, Gupta N, Kanmanthareddy A, Kaushik M, Alla V, Hunter C, Mooss A, Arora R, Esterbrooks D. Impact of atrial fibrillation on outcomes and cost in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016;67(13):253-253.
     

  • Kanmanthareddy A, Aggarwal S, Saurav A, Koduri H, Pandya J, Akinapelli A, Azzouz MS, White M, Kaushik M, Esterbrooks D, Del Core M, Hunter C, Mooss A, Alla V. Nationwide trends in pulmonary artery endarterectomy for chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016;67(13):2044-2044.
     

  • Kanmanthareddy A, Lilly S, Alla V, White M, Balmuri A, Hunter C, Kaushik M, Esterbrooks D, Mooss A, Del Core M. Culprit versus multi-vessel percutaneous intervention in ST elevation myocardial infarction patients with cardiogenic shock: Meta-analysis. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016;67(13):660-660.
     

Publications

  • 8. Aryana A, Schrader J, Hunter CB. Induction of Torsades De Pointes in Association with Epidural Administration of Bupivacaine. Heart Rhythm Society, presentation. May 2006 – Boston., Heart Rhythm, 2006
  • 10. Syed Mohiuddin, Aryan N. Mooss, Claire B. Hunter, Timothy Grollmes, David A. Cloutier, Daniel E. Hillman, Creighton University Cardiac Center, Omaha, NE; “Intensive Multicomponent Smoking Cessation Intervention Decreases Mortality in Hospitalized High-Risk Cardiac Smokers”; JACC February 21, 2006, 1029-212; pp 375A., Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 2006
  • Arcidi JM, Hunter CB, Biddle WP, Hee TT. Endocardial Maze III/Mitral Repair for Giant Left Atrium with severe pectus excavatum: Initial description and one-year outcome. Submitted 4th Annual Conference on the Surgical Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation January 23, 2004., 4th Annual Conference on the Surgical Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation, 2004
  • Lenz TL, Foral PA, Malesker MA, Wadibia EC, Lucas BD, Hunter CB, Hilleman DE. Pharmacoeconomic Analysis of Nesiritide use in Decompensated Heart Failure: A Multi-Center Study, poster. 2003 – Las Vegas Nevada, Open Journal Modern Neurosurgery, 2003

  • Alla V, Koneru S, Reddy M, Fernandes J, Lakkireddy D, Hunter C, Mooss, A. Delayed Contrast Enhancement on Cardiac Mri and Risk of Clinically Significant Ventricular Arrhythmias in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: a Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 MAR 27;59(13):E1225-.
     
  • Deshmukh A, Turner P, Pasupuleti S, Hoang P, Smer A, Bansal O, Hvaas L, White M, Hunter C, Mooss A, Esterbrooks D. Prognostic significance of reciprocal ST segment depression resolution in patients with acute ST elevation myocardial infarction. Cardiovasc Revasc Med. 2012 03/01;13(2):e7-8

  • Saurav A, Alla VM, Koneru S, Kaushik M, Hunter C, Mooss AV. Abstract 12788: Outcomes of Concomitant Mitral Valve Repair Compared to Replacement in Patients Undergoing Aortic Valve Surgery: A Meta-analysis of Observational Studies. Circulation. 2012 November 02;126(21 Supplement):A12788.
     
  • Deshmukh A, Pandya J, Hilleman D, White M, Lanspa T, DelCore M, Hunter C, Mooss A, Esterbrooks D. IMPACT OF OBESITY ON LONG-TERM OUTCOMES IN PATIENTS WITH ACUTE STEMI TREATED WITH PCI. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 3/12;61(10, Supplement):E207.
     

  • Chandraprakasam S, Saurav A, Patel N, Sirineni G, Holmberg M, Nair C, Biddle W, Hunter C. RUPTURED SINUS OF VALSALVA ANEURYSM WITH SPONTANEOUS CLOSURE OF PERIMEMBRANOUS VENTRICULAR SEPTAL DEFECT: DIFFICULT DIAGNOSIS AND DISCREPANCIES IN MULTI-MODALITY IMAGING. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 4/1;63(12, Supplement):A614.
     

  • Deshmukh AR, Kaushik M, Aboeata A, Abuzetun J, Burns TL, Nubel CA, White MD, Lanspa TJ, Hunter CB, Mooss AN, Esterbrooks DJ. Efficacy and safety of transulnar coronary angiography and interventions--a single center experience. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 01/01;83(1):E26-31.
     

  • Gorthi JR, Alla V, Kaja A, Akinapelli A, Kandasamy V, Hunter C, Mooss A. UTILITY OF IODINE-123-METAIODOBENZYLGUANIDINE IMAGING IN PREDICTING CLINICALLY RELEVANT VENTRICULAR ARRHYTHMIAS IN PATIENTS WITH SYSTOLIC HEART FAILURE: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 4/1;63(12, Supplement):A1120.


     

  • Saurav A, Alla VM, Kaushik M, Hunter CC, Mooss AV. Outcomes of mitral valve repair compared with replacement in patients undergoing concomitant aortic valve surgery: a meta-analysis of observational studies. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 Nov 5.
     

  • Aggarwal S, Loomba RS, Gupta N, Agarwal A, Aggarwal G, Alla VM, Kaushik M, Hunter C, Mohiuddin S, Esterbrooks D, Arora R, Mooss, A. Prevalence of Cardiovascular Events in Patients with Cancer: Analysis of 12-Year Data from National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2010. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2015 APR;30:S235-.
     

  • Chandraprakasam S, Kanuri S, Hunter C. Mid-Ventricular Variant of Dobutamine-Induced Stress Cardiomyopathy. Res Cardiovasc Med. 2015 May 23;4(2):e25223.
     

  • Kanmanthareddy AK, Buddam AR, Alla VM, Reddy M, Hunter C, Lakkireddy D, Lilly SM. Drug Eluting Balloons Versus Balloon Angioplasty in Femoropopliteal and Infrapopliteal Vascular Disease Interventions: A Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Studies. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 OCT 13;66(15):B61-2.
     

  • Kanmanthareddy AK, Buddam AR, Reddy M, Alla VM, Hunter C, Lakkireddy D. Uninterrupted Novel Oral Anticoagulants and Warfarin Use for Peri-procedural Anticoagulation during Atrial Fibrillation Ablation. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 OCT 13;66(15):B82-3.
     

  • Kanmanthareddy AK, Buddam AR, Reddy M, Narayanan MA, Yarlagadda V, Alla VM, Hunter C. Lakkireddy D. Catheter Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardia in Patients with Structural Heart Disease - A Meta-analysis. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 OCT 13;66(15):B303-.
     

  • Kanmanthareddy A, Buddam A, Reddy M, Afzal M, Gunda S, Hunter C, Alla V, Atkins D. Larrireddy D.. Efficacy and Safety of Transcatheter Left Atrial Appendage Ligation with Lariat: a Meta-Analysis. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 MAR 17;65(10):A435-.
     

  • Lavu M, Kaja A, Reddy AK, Thimmisetty R, Kandasamy VV, Hunter C, Mooss A. Alla V. Ventricular Arrhythmias in Hospitalized Hfpef Patients. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 MAR 17;65(10):A409-.
     

  • Saurav A, Smer A, Azzouz MS, Abuissa H, Hunter C. Impact of Non-apical Right Ventricular Lead Placement on Left Ventricular Reverse Remodeling and Inter-ventricular Dys-synchrony in Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy: A Meta-analysis. J Card Fail. 2015 AUG;21(8):S43-.
     

  • Saurav A, Smer A, Akinapelli A, Kanmanthareddy A, Azzouz M, Kaushik M, Agarwal H, White M, Alla VM, Hunter C, Mohiuddin S, Delcore M, Mooss A, Esterbrooks D. TCT-816 trend of utilization & procedural outcomes of endomyocardial biopsy in United States: A nationwide inpatient sample based study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016;68(18S):B330-B331. PMID: 27970207
     

  • Saurav A, Bellamkonda P, Akinapelli A, Smer A, Gangi RP, Kaushik M, Alla V, Hunter C, Mooss A. Mitral annular calcification and risk of stroke in severe aortic stenosis: A propensity score analysis. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016;67(13):2234-2234.
     

Presentations

  • “Advanced Heart Failure: How did we get here and where do we go now?” presented at the Department of Medicine/Cardiology Division Grand Rounds, 2016
  • "Heart Failure: Chronic" presented at the Department of Medicine Resident Core Curriculum Conference, 2015
  • Management of Congestive Heart Failure; Clinical Update in Internal Medicine; Creighton University Department of Medicine. May 6, 2006., 2006
  • Methamphetamine Challenge: Cardiac Complications with Methamphetamine Use, Qwest Center, Omaha, NE., 12/02/2005., 2005
  • AHA Lecture – Guidelines for Congestive Heart Failure: Dealing with the Failing Pump, Mahoney State Park, 12/01/2005., 2005
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Internal Med. Board Review, Creighton University Medical Center, 2005
  • AMWA Presentation, Creighton University Medical Center 4/2005, 2005
  • Can We Mend a Broken Heart? Cardiology Grand Rounds, Creighton University Cardiac Center, 2005
  • Congestive Heart Failure. Cardiology Grand Rounds, Creighton University Cardiac Center, 2004
  • Dealing with the Failing Pump. Cardiology Grand Rounds, Creighton University School of Medicine,, 2004
  • Dealing with the Failing Pump. Clinical Update in Internal Medicine, Creighton University School of Medicine and Creighton University Continuing Medical Education,, 2004
  • Depression and Heart Failure. Psychocardiology: Toward Healthier Heart & Minds, Creighton University Continuing Medical Education, Scott Center,, 2003
  • Women and Heart Disease, A Clear and Present Danger. Women Health Program, Omaha, NE, 2002
  • Cost-Effectiveness of Nesiritide in Acute Decompensated Heart Failure. Accepted for poster presentation at the 6th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Heart Failure Society of America on Boca, Raton, FL, 2002