4860 Y St., Suite 0200
Sacramento, CA 95817
B.S., Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, 1964
American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine, 1981
American Heart Association
Honors and Awards:
Kaiser Foundation Annual Award for Excellence in Clinical Science Teaching, 2000
Select Recent Publications:
Hawkes WC, Laslett LJ. Selenium supplementation does not improve vascular responsiveness in healthy North American men. American Journal Physiology Heart Circulation Physiology 2009;296:H256-H262.
Hecker JG, Laslett L, Campbell E, Nunnally M, O'Connor A, Ellis JE, Frogel JK, Fleisher LA. Catastrophic Cardiovascular Collapse During Carotid Endarterectomy. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 2006;20:259-268.
Wang H, Laslett LJ, Richman CM, Wun T. Acute myocardial infarction in hemoglobin SC disease. Annals of Hematology 2004;83:622-624.
Laslett L. Did you know? Chelation therapy: New proof of lack of efficacy. Preventive Cardiology 2002;2:91-92.
Laslett L. Exercise electrocardiography in the asymptomatic patient. Chapter 8 in: Ellestad MH, Amsterdam EA, Exercise Testing. New Concepts for the New Century. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston, 2002
Amsterdam EA, Laslett L, Diercks D, Kirk JD. Reducing the knowledge-practice gap in the management of patients with cardiovascular disease. Preventive Cardiology 2002;1:12-15.
Schaefer S, SD Correa, L Laslett, RJ Valente. Blockade of adenosine receptors with aminophylline limits ischemic preconditioning in man. American Heart Journal 142:E4, 2001.
Laslett L, Eisenbud E. Lack of detection of myocardial injury during competitive races of 100 miles lasting 18 to 30 hours. American Journal of Cardiology 1997;80:379-380
Laslett L. Risk for exercise-induced myocardial injury for athletes performing prolonged strenuous endurance exercise - Reply. American Journal of Cardiology 1997;80:544
Laslett L, Eisenbud E, Lind R. Evidence of Myocardial 6; Injury During Prolonged Strenuous Exercise. American Journal of Cardiology 1996;78:488-490
Laslett L. Normal left coronary artery diameter can be predicted from diameters of its branch vessels Clinical Cardiology 1995;18:580-582
Schaefer A, R Valente, Laslett L, JC Longhurst. Cardiac reflex effects of intracoronary bradykinin in humans Journal of American Coll. Cardiology Invest. Medicine 1995;44:160-176