Dr Adam Nelson

 Position Clinical Lecturer
 Org Unit Medical Specialties
 Email adam.nelson@adelaide.edu.au
 Telephone +61 8 8222 5608
 Location Floor/Room 5 43 ,  RAH - McEwin Bldg ,   Royal Adelaide Hospital
  • Publications

    1. Psaltis PJ, Carbone A, Nelson AJ, Lau DH, Manavis J, Finnie J, Teo KSL, McKenzie L, Sanders P, Gronthos S, Zannettino ACW, Worthley SG. An ovine model of toxic, non-ischemic cardiomyopathy – assessment by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging. J Card. Fail. 2008 Aug;14(9);785-795
    2. Nelson AJ, Worthley SG, Cameron JD, Willoughby SR, Piantadosi C, Carbone A, Dundon BK, Leung MC, Hope SA, Meredith IT, Worthley MI. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance derived aortic distensibilty: validation and observed regional differences in the elderly. J Hypertens. 2009 Mar;27(3):535-42.
    3. Nelson AJ, Worthley MI, Psaltis PJ, Carbone A, Dundon BK, Lau DH, Duncan RF, Piantadosi C, Sanders P, Wittert GA, Worthley SG. Validation of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance assessment of Pericardial Adipose Tissue Volumes. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 2009 May 5;11(1):15
    4.  Wittert GA, Nelson AJ. Medical Education: Revolution, Devolution and Evolution in Curriculum Philosophy and Design. Med J Aust. 2009 Jul 6;191(1):35-7.
    5. Wong CX, Wong MX, Wong NX, Sun MT, Brooks AG, Stiles MK, Lau DH, Nelson AJ, De Sciscio P, Shipp NJ, Sanders P. Impact of Research Presentations at the Annual Scientific Sessions of the Heart Rhythm Society. Heart Rhythm 2009; 6(9):1345-1348
    6. Lau DH, Mackenzie L, Kelly DJ, Worthington M, Psaltis PJ, Rajendram A, Nelson AJ, Kelly DR, Zhang Y, Worthley SG, Faull RJ, Rao M, Edwards J, Saint DA, Sanders P. Short term hypertension is associated with the development of the substrate for atrial fibrillation: A study in an ovine hypertensive model. Heart Rhythm. 2010;7(3):396-404.
    7. Lau DH, Mackenzie L, Kelly DJ, Psaltis PJ, Brooks AG, Worthington M, Rajendram A, Kelly DR, Zhang Y, Kuklik P, Nelson AJ, Wong CX, Worthley SG, Rao M, Faull RJ, Edwards J, Saint DA, Sanders P. Hypertension and atrial fibrillation: Evidence of progressive atrial remodeling with electro-structural correlate in a conscious chronically instrumented ovine model. Heart Rhythm 2010; 7:1282-1290
    8. Psaltis PJ, Gronthos S, Carbone A, Lau DH, Manavis J, Nelson AJ, Williams K, Jantzen T, Itescu S, Sanders P, Zannettino ACW, Worthley SG. Reparative effects of allogeneic mesenchymal precursor cells delivered transendocardially in experimental nonischemic cardiomyopathy. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2010;3(9):974-8
    9. Wong CX, Nelson AJ, Roberts-Thomson RL. National approaches for medical school entry. Med J Aust. 2010; 193 (7): 428
    10. Psaltis PJ, Carbone A, Leong DP, Lau DH, Nelson AJ, Jantzen T, Manavis J, Williams K, Sanders P, Gronthos S, Zannettino ACW, Worthley SG. Assessment of myocardial fibrosis by endoventricular electromechanical mapping in experimental nonischemic cardiomyopathy. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2011 Jan;27(1):25-37
    11. Lau DH, Psaltis PJ, Mackenzie L, Kelly DJ, Carbone A, Nelson AJ, Worthington M, Zhang Y, Kuklik P, Wong CX, Edwards J, Saint DA, Worthley SG, Sanders P. Atrial Remodelling in an Ovine Model of Anthracycline-Induced Non-Ischaemic Cardiomyopathy: remodelling of the same sort. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2011 Feb;22(2):175-82
    12. Tayeb H, Nelson AJ, Willoughby SR, Worthley MI. Antiplatelet Therapy in Acute Coronary Syndromes: Current Agents and Impact on Patient Outcomes. Patient Relat. Outcome Meas. 2011 Jul;2:7-19
    13. Wong CX, Abed HS, Molaee P, Nelson AJ, Brooks AG, Leong DP, Lau DH, Roberts-Thomson KC, Wittert GA, Abhayaratna W, Worthley SG, Sanders P. Pericardial Fat Is Associated with Atrial Fibrillation Severity And Ablation Outcome. J Am. Coll. Cardiol. 2011 Apr 26;57(17):1745-51
    14. Lau DH, Psaltis PJ, Carbone A, Kelly DJ, Mackenzie L, Worthington M, Metcalf RG, Kuklik P, Nelson AJ, Zhang Y, Wong CX, Brooks AG, Saint DA, James MJ, Edwards J, Young GD, Worthley SG, Sanders P. Atrial Protective Effects Of N-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids: A Long Term Study In Ovine Chronic Heart Failure. Heart Rhythm. 2011 Apr;8(4):575-82
    15. Nelson AJ, Worthley MI, Cameron JD. Regional differences in aortic geometry pathologic or compensatory? JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2011 May;4(5):562-3
    16.  Duncan RF, Dundon BK, Nelson AJ, Pemberton J, Williams K, Worthley MI, Zaman A, Thomas H, Worthley SG. The 17-segment A study of the 16-Segment Regional Wall Motion Scoring Index and biplane Simpson’s rule for the calculation of left ventricular ejection fraction: a comparison with cardiac magnetic resonance imaging. Echocardiography. 2011 Jul;28(6):597-604.
    17. Puri R, Psaltis PJ, Nelson AJ, Sanders P, Young G. Povidone-Iodine Irrigation – A Possible Alternative to Lead Extraction. Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J. 2011 Jul;11(4):115-9
    18. Puri R, Nelson AJ, Liew GY, Nicholls SJ, Carbone A, Wong DT, Harvey JE, Uno K, Copus B, Leong DP, Beltrame JF, Worthley SG, Worthley MI. Variations in human coronary lumen dimensions measured in vivo. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2012 Jan;5(1):123-4
    19. Richardson JD, Nelson AJ, Baillie T, Teo K, Worthley SG, Worthley M. Multivessel coronary artery spasm. Heart Lung Circ. 2012 Feb;21(2):113-6
    20. Puri R, Liew GYH, Nicholls SJ, Nelson AJ, Carbone A, Copus B, Wong DTL, Beltrame JF, Worthley SG, Worthley MI. Salbutamol, Coronary Endothelial Function and Segmental Plaque Burden: Novel Mechanistic Insights From an in vivo Intravascular Ultrasound Study in Humans. Eur Heart J. 2012 Feb;33(4):495-504
    21. Viswanathan G, Kidambi A, Nelson AJ, Mayurathan G, Hardy J, Kestevan P, Zaman A. Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Inhibitor Associated Severe Thrombocytopenia in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease: Clinical Course and Outcomes. Platelets. 2012;23(3):224-8
    22. Wong DTL, Richardson JD, Puri R, Nelson AJ, Bertaso AG, Teo KSL, Worthley MI, Worthley SG. The Role of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging Following Acute Myocardial Infarction. Eur Radiol. 2012 Aug;22(8):1757-68
    23. Richardson JD, Nelson AJ, Worthley SG, Gronthos S, Zannetino A, Psaltis PJ. Optimisation of the Cardiovascular Therapeutic Properties of Mesenchymal Stromal Cells – Taking The Next step. Stem Cell Rev. 2013 Jun;9(3):281-302
    24. Carbone A, Psaltis PJ, Nelson AJ, Weightman M, Thomas T, Williams K, Metcalf R, Young G, Worthley SG. Dietary Omega-3 supplementation fails to protect against anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity in a preclinical model. J Card Fail. 2012 Jun;18(6):502-1
    25. Richardson JD, Nelson AJ, Cunnington M. Like a House Afire: Cardiac Sarcoidosis. Am J Med. 2013 Jan;126(1):21-4
    26. Bertaso AG, Richardson JD, Wong DTL, Nelson AJ, Tayeb H, Williams K, Worthley MI, Teo KSL, Worthley SG. Prognostic value of adenosine stress perfusion cardiac MRI in an intermediate cardiovascular risk population. Int J Cardiol. 2013 Sep 1;167(5):2055-60
    27. Martinello M, Nelson AJ, Bignold L, Shaw D. ‘We are what we eat!’ Invasive Intestinal Mucormycosis: a case report and review of the literature. Medical Mycology Case Reports. 2012 1(1);52-55
    28. Abed HS, Samuel CS, Lau DH, Kelly DJ, Royce SG, Alasady M, Mahajan R, Kuklik P, Zhang Y, Brooks AG, Nelson AJ, Worthley SG, Abhayaratna WP, Kalman JM, Wittert GA, Sanders P. Obesity results in progressive atrial structural and electrical remodeling: Implications for atrial fibrillation. Heart Rhythm. 2013 Jan;10(1):90-100
    29. Nelson AJ, Puri R, Psaltis PJ, Sanders P, Young GD. Lead-preserving strategies for pacemaker pocket infection: who, when and how? Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J. 2012 Nov;12(6):294-6
    30. Nelson AJ, Nelson SV, Linn A, Raw L, Kildea HB, Tonkin A. Tomorrow’s teachers…today? Implementation of near-peer teaching. Med Teach. 2013;35(2):156-9
    31. Richardson JD, Bertaso AG, Psaltis PJ, Frost L, Carbone A, Paton S, Nelson AJ, Wong DTL, Worthley MI, Gronthos S, Zannettino ACW, Worthley SG. Impact of Timing and Dose of Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy in a Preclinical Model of Acute Myocardial Infarction. J Card Fail. 2013 May;19(5):342-53
    32. Richardson JD, Bertaso AG, Frost L, Wong DTL, Nelson AJ, Carbone A, Zannettino ACW, Gronthos S, Worthley MI. Cardiac Magnetic Resonance, Transthoracic and Transoesophageal Echocardiography; A Comparison of in-vivo Assessment of Ventricular Function in Rats. Lab Anim. 2013 Oct;47(4):291-300.
    33. Puri R, Nicholls SJ, Nissen SE, Brennan DM, Andrews J, Liew GY, Nelson AJ, Carbone A, Copus B, Tuzcu EM, Beltrame JF, Worthley SG, Worthley MI. Coronary endothelium-dependent vasoreactivity and atheroma volume in subjects with stable, minimal angiographic disease versus non-ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction: an intravascular ultrasound study. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Sep;6(5):674-82.
    34. Puri R, Leong DP, Nicholls SJ, Liew GYL, Nelson AJ, Carbone AC, Copus B, Wong DT, Beltrame JP, Worthley SG, Worthley MI. Coronary artery wall shear stress is associated with endothelial dysfunction and expansive arterial remodeling in patients with coronary artery disease. EuroIntervention. 2014 Jan 15 (Epub ahead of print)
    35. Richardson JD, Psaltis PJ, Frost L, Paton S, Carbone A, Bertaso AG, Nelson AJ, Wong DT, Worthley MI, Gronthos S, Zannettino AC, Worthley SG. Incremental benefits of repeated mesenchymal stromal cell administration compared with solitary intervention after myocardial infarction. Cytotherapy. 2014 Apr;16(4):460-70
    36. Dawood US, Nelson AJ, Wu D, Russ G. Disseminated adenovirus infection in kidney transplant recipient Nephrology. 2014:19:10-13. doi: 10.1111/nep.12192
    37. Willoughby SR, Luu LJ, Cameron JD, Nelson AJ, Schultz CD, Worthley SG, Worthley MI. Clopidogrel improves Microvascular Endothelial Function in Subjects with Stable Coronary Artery Disease. Heart Lung Circ. 2014 Jun;23(6):534-41.
    38. Sidharta S, Sajeev J, Nelson AJ, Cooke J, Worthley MI. Stress-induced cardiomyopathy: a review of the literature and possible link to cerebral executive function. Prim Care Companion CNS Disord. 2013;15(6)
    39. Puri R, Nicholls SJ, Brennan DM, Andrews J, King KL, Liew GY, Carbone A, Copus B, Nelson AJ, Kapadia SR, Tuzcu EM, Beltrame JF, Worthley SG, Worthley MI. Left Main Coronary Arterial Endothelial Function and Heterogenous Segmental Epicardial Vasomotor Reactivity In Vivo: Novel Insights With Intravascular Ultrasonography. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014 Nov;15(11):1270-80
    40. Sidharta S, Puri R, Frost L, Kataoka Y, Carbone A, Willoughby SR, Nelson AJ, Nicholls SJ, Worthley SG, Worthley MI. The Impact of Lumen Size and Microvascular Resistance on Fourier-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography (FD-OCT) Coronary Measurements. Int J Cardiol. 2014 Jun 1;174(1):210-1
    41. Dundon BK, Torpey DK, Nelson AJ, Wong DTL, Duncan RF, Meredith IT, Faull RJ, Worthley SG, Worthley MI. The Deleterious Effects of Arteriovenous Fistula Creation on the Cardiovascular System: A Longitudinal Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study. Int J Nephrology and Renovascular Disease 2014 (In press)
    42. Dundon BK, Torpey DK, Nelson AJ, Wong DTL, Duncan RF, Meredith IT, Faull RJ, Worthley SG, Worthley MI. Beneficial Cardiovascular Remodelling Following Arterio-Venous Fistula Ligation Post-Renal transplantation: A Longitudinal Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study. Clin Transplant. 2014 Aug;28(8): 916-25.
    43. Shah A, Wong DTL, Richardson JD, Li A, Nelson AJ, Shirazi M, Bradley J, Teo KS, Worthley MI and Worthley SG. Enter Evaluation of Mitral Inflow Velocity Profile: Optimal Through Plane Location for Mitral Inflow Assessment with Cardiac Magnetic Resonance. Exp Clin Cardiol 2014:20(1);975-1001
    44. Puri R, Nicholls SJ, Brennan DM, Andrews J, Liew GY, Carbone A, Copus B, Nelson AJ, Kapadia SR, Tuzcu EM, Beltrame JF, Worthley SG, Worthley MI. Coronary atheroma composition and its association with segmental endothelial dysfunction in non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction: novel insights with radiofrequency (iMAP) intravascular ultrasonography. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 Feb;31(2):247-57.
    45. Abed H, Nelson AJ, Richardson JD, Worthley SG, Vincent A, Wittert GA, Leong DP. Impact of Weight Reduction on Pericardial Adipose Tissue and Cardiac Structure in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation. Am Heart J. 2015 May;169(5):655-662.
    46. Dundon BK, Pisaniello AD, Nelson AJ, Maia M, Teo KSL, Worthley SG, Coates PT, Russ GR, Faull RJ, Bannister K, Worthley MI. Dobutamine Stress Cardiac MRI for Assessment of Coronary Artery Disease Prior to Kidney Transplantation. Am J Kidney Dis. 2015 May;65(5):808-9.

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