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BMC Cardiovascular Disorders

BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 1/2021

Ausgabe 1/2021

Inhaltsverzeichnis ( 565 Artikel )

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association between insulin resistance and left ventricular hypertrophy in asymptomatic, Black, sub-Saharan African, hypertensive patients: a case–control study

Bernard Kianu Phanzu, Aliocha Nkodila Natuhoyila, Eleuthère Kintoki Vita, Jean-René M’Buyamba Kabangu, Benjamin Longo-Mbenza

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effect of opium consumption on cardiovascular diseases – a cross- sectional study based on data of Rafsanjan cohort study

Parvin Khalili, Fatemeh Ayoobi, Maryam Mohamadi, Ahmad Jamalizadeh, Carlo La Vecchia, Ali Esmaeili-nadimi

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Efficacy of education delivery through multimedia and text messaging on the psychological parameters of patients scheduled for coronary angiography: a single-blind randomized controlled clinical trial

Camellia Torabizadeh, Sara Rousta, Sakineh Gholamzadeh, Javad Kojouri, Kavoos Jamali, Mohammad Mahdi Parvizi

01.12.2021 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Correction to: Selenium supplementation in patients with peripartum cardiomyopathy: a proof‑of‑concept trial

Kamilu M. Karaye, Hadiza Sa’idu, Suleiman A. Balarabe, Naser A. Ishaq, Bushra Sanni, Haruna Abubakar, Baba Lawan Mohammed, Tijjani Abdulsalam, Jamilu Tukur, Idris Y. Mohammed

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Are activated B cells involved in the process of myocardial fibrosis after acute myocardial infarction? An in vivo experiment

Fanrui Mo, Ying Luo, Yuluan Yan, Juan Li, Shayi Lai, Weifeng Wu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Analysis for interaction between interleukin-35 genes polymorphisms and risk factors on susceptibility to coronary heart disease in the Chinese Han population

Hu Li, Ying-Xue Liu, Jin-Yan Huang, Yu-Feng Zhu, Kui Wang

01.12.2021 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Coronary artery vasculitis: a review of current literature

Shaun Khanna, Kartheek Garikapati, Daniel S. L. Goh, Kenneth Cho, Phillip Lo, Mohan V. Bhojaraja, Surjit Tarafdar

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Partial anomalous pulmonary venous return after orthotopic heart transplantation case report

Ismael A. Salas de Armas, Manish K. Patel, Bindu Akkanti, Jorge Salazar, Biswajit Kar, Igor D. Gregoric

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Arterial duct stent versus surgical shunt for patients with duct-dependent pulmonary circulation: a meta-analysis

Dongxu Li, Xu Zhou, Mengsi Li

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Ankle brachial index as a surrogate to vascular imaging in evaluation of peripheral artery disease in patients with type 2 diabetes

Ejiofor Ugwu, Anthony Anyanwu, Michael Olamoyegun

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prognostic nomogram for 30-day mortality of deep vein thrombosis patients in intensive care unit

Runnan Shen, Ming Gao, Yangu Tao, Qinchang Chen, Guitao Wu, Xushun Guo, Zuqi Xia, Guochang You, Zilin Hong, Kai Huang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The M310T mutation in the GATA4 gene is a novel pathogenic target of the familial atrial septal defect

Haisong Bu, Guowen Sun, Yun Zhu, Yifeng Yang, Zhiping Tan, Tianli Zhao, Shijun Hu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The evaluation of annuloplasty in bicuspid aortic valve repair using cardiac magnetic resonance

Marek J. Jasinski, Karol Miszalski-Jamka, Kinga Kosiorowska, Radoslaw Gocol, Izabella Wenzel-Jasinska, Grzegorz Bielicki, Mikolaj Berezowski, Marceli Lukaszewski, Andrzej Kansy, Marek A. Deja

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Bioinformatics analysis of common key genes and pathways of intracranial, abdominal, and thoracic aneurysms

Siwei Bi, Ruiqi Liu, Linfeng He, Jingyi Li, Jun Gu

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Berry syndrome: a case report and literature review

Wen-jing Bi, Yang-jie Xiao, Yue-jia Liu, Yang Hou, Wei-dong Ren

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Time to peak bilirubin concentration and advanced AKI were associated with increased mortality in rheumatic heart valve replacement surgery patients with severe postoperative hyperbilirubinemia: a retrospective cohort study

Xiaolan Chen, Ming Bai, Lijuan Zhao, Yan Yu, Yuan Yue, Shiren Sun, Xiangmei Chen

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Long-term prognosis of short QT interval in Korean patients: a multicenter retrospective cohort study

Dae-Young Kim, Jae-Sun Uhm, Min Kim, In-Soo Kim, Moo-Nyun Jin, Hee Tae Yu, Tae-Hoon Kim, Jong-Youn Kim, Boyoung Joung, Hui-Nam Pak, Moon-Hyoung Lee

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Participation in disease management programs and major adverse cardiac events in patients after acute myocardial infarction: a longitudinal study based on registry data

Christian Fischer, Jens Höpner, Saskia Hartwig, Michel Noutsias, Rafael Mikolajczyk

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effect of PCSK9 inhibitor on lipoprotein particles in patients with acute coronary syndromes

Tingting Li, Yingyi Zhang, Hongliang Cong

01.12.2021 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Efficacy and cost-effectiveness of a therapist-assisted web-based intervention for depression and anxiety in patients with ischemic heart disease attending cardiac rehabilitation [eMindYourHeart trial]: a randomised controlled trial protocol

Susanne S. Pedersen, Christina M. Andersen, Robert Ahm, Søren J. Skovbakke, Robin Kok, Charlotte Helmark, Uffe K. Wiil, Thomas Schmidt, Kim Rose Olsen, Jacob Hjelmborg, Ann-Dorthe Zwisler, Lisbeth Frostholm

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Ultrasound-targeted microbubble destruction promotes myocardial angiogenesis and functional improvements in rat model of diabetic cardiomyopathy

Xijun Zhang, Xinqiao Tian, Peng Li, Haohui Zhu, Nanqian Zhou, Zhixin Fang, Yuping Yang, Yun Jing, Jianjun Yuan

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The prevalence of hypercholesterolemia and associated risk factors in Al-Kharj population, Saudi Arabia: a cross-sectional survey

Jamaan Al-Zahrani, Mamdouh M. Shubair, Sameer Al-Ghamdi, Abdullah A. Alrasheed, Abdulrahman A. Alduraywish, Fayez Saud Alreshidi, Saeed Mastour Alshahrani, Majid Alsalamah, Badr F. Al-Khateeb, Aljawharah Ibraheem Ashathri, Ashraf El-Metwally, Khaled K. Aldossari

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Cardiovascular risk factors and mortality in hospitalized patients with COVID-19: systematic review and meta-analysis of 45 studies and 18,300 patients

Angelo Silverio, Marco Di Maio, Rodolfo Citro, Luca Esposito, Giuseppe Iuliano, Michele Bellino, Cesare Baldi, Giuseppe De Luca, Michele Ciccarelli, Carmine Vecchione, Gennaro Galasso

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

FGF-23 correlates with endocrine and metabolism dysregulation, worse cardiac and renal function, inflammation level, stenosis degree, and independently predicts in-stent restenosis risk in coronary heart disease patients underwent drug-eluting-stent PCI

Tingting Song, Yang Fu, Yanbo Wang, Wei Li, Jiayu Zhao, Xun Wang, Haiyan Wang, Ying Zhao, Xianghua Fu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The potential regulatory role of hsa_circ_0004104 in the persistency of atrial fibrillation by promoting cardiac fibrosis via TGF-β pathway

Yuanfeng Gao, Ye Liu, Yuan Fu, Qianhui Wang, Zheng Liu, Roumu Hu, Xinchun Yang, Mulei Chen

01.12.2021 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Epidemiology and prognostic implications of panic disorder and generalized anxiety disorder in patients with coronary artery disease: rationale and design for a longitudinal cohort study

Guillaume Foldes-Busque, Clermont E. Dionne, Stéphane Turcotte, Phillip J. Tully, Marie-Andrée Tremblay, Paul Poirier, Isabelle Denis

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The association between T wave inversion in leads with ST-elevation and patency of the infarct-related artery

Abdolmohammad Ranjbar, Bahram Sohrabi, Seyyed-Reza Sadat-Ebrahimi, Samad Ghaffari, Babak Kazemi, Naser Aslanabadi, Babak Seyvani, Reza Hajizadeh

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Predictors of mortality and adverse events in patients with infective endocarditis: a retrospective real world study in a surgical centre

Valentina Scheggi, Irene Merilli, Rossella Marcucci, Stefano Del Pace, Iacopo Olivotto, Nicola Zoppetti, Nicole Ceschia, Valentina Andrei, Bruno Alterini, Pier Luigi Stefàno, Niccolò Marchionni

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Serum alanine aminotransferase activity and risk factors for cardiovascular disease in a Caucasian population: the Tromsø study

Svein Ivar Bekkelund

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Primary percutaneous coronary intervention in nonagenarians: is it worthwhile?

Mohammed M. N. Meah, Tobin Joseph, Wern Yew Ding, Matthew Shaw, Jonathan Hasleton, Nick D. Palmer, Periaswamy Velavan, Suneil K. Aggarwal

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Influenza vaccination and risk for cardiovascular events: a nationwide self-controlled case series study

Abhijit Sen, Inger Johanne Bakken, Ragna Elise Støre Govatsmark, Torunn Varmdal, Kaare Harald Bønaa, Kenneth Jay Mukamal, Siri Eldevik Håberg, Imre Janszky

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effect of Del Nido cardioplegia on ventricular arrhythmias after cardiovascular surgery

Chang Shu, Liang Hong, Xiao Shen, Wenhao Zhang, Yongsheng Niu, Xiaochun Song, Jie Kong, Cui Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The association between pulse wave analysis, carotid-femoral pulse wave velocity and peripheral arterial disease in patients with ischemic heart disease

Nejc Piko, Sebastjan Bevc, Radovan Hojs, Franjo Husam Naji, Robert Ekart

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Use of lipid parameters to identify apparently healthy men at high risk of arterial stiffness progression

Yu Sang, Ming Cao, Xiaofen Wu, Lei Ruan, Cuntai Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association of serum hemoglobin level with the risk of carotid plaque beyond metabolic abnormalities among asymptomatic adults without major adverse clinical events: a cross-sectional cohort study

Yunsuk Choi, Ki-Bum Won, Hyeon Hui Kang, Hyuk-Jae Change

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Differing effects of beta-blockers on long-term clinical outcomes following percutaneous coronary intervention between patients with mid-range and reduced left ventricular ejection fraction

Jun Shitara, Ryo Naito, Takatoshi Kasai, Hirohisa Endo, Hideki Wada, Shinichiro Doi, Hirokazu Konishi, Shuta Tsuboi, Manabu Ogita, Tomotaka Dohi, Shinya Okazaki, Katsumi Miyauchi, Hiroyuki Daida

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The prevalence of cardiovascular disease in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of institutional and community-based studies

Dessie Abebaw Angaw, Rahma Ali, Afework Tadele, Shegaye Shumet

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Risk factors associated with major adverse cardiac and cerebrovascular events following percutaneous coronary intervention: a 10-year follow-up comparing random survival forest and Cox proportional-hazards model

Maryam Farhadian, Sahar Dehdar Karsidani, Azadeh Mozayanimonfared, Hossein Mahjub

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Validity and reliability of an adapted questionnaire measuring knowledge, awareness and practice regarding familial hypercholesterolaemia among primary care physicians in Malaysia

Ahmad Baihaqi Azraii, Anis Safura Ramli, Zaliha Ismail, Suraya Abdul-Razak, Siti Fatimah Badlishah-Sham, Noor Alicezah Mohd-Kasim, Norsiah Ali, Gerald F. Watts, Hapizah Nawawi

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Evaluation of a novel Cardiac Peri-Operative Transfusion Trigger Scoring system in patients with coronary artery disease

Hai-Ping Ma, Lei Zhang, Chun-ling Chen, Jin Li, Zhi Tong Ma, Qiao Qiao Jiang, Yuan Yuan Liang, Shan Shan Li, Fei Long, Hong Zheng

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The correlation between lipoprotein(a) and coronary atherosclerotic lesion is stronger than LDL-C, when LDL-C is less than 104 mg/dL

Chuang Li, Qiwen Chen, Mei Zhang, Yin Liu, Yushun Chu, Fanpeng Meng, Jianyu Wang, Jie Tang, Jian Luo, Xiulong Niu, Maoti Wei

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Doppler ultrasound and contrast-enhanced ultrasound in detection of stent stenosis after iliac vein stenting

Hong Liu, Jing Wang, Yu Zhao, Zheng Chen, Dong Wang, Miao Wei, Fajin Lv, Xiaoping Ye

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Predictors of cardiac involvement and survival in patients with primary systemic light-chain amyloidosis: roles of the clinical, chemical, and 3-D speckle tracking echocardiography parameters

Changhui Lei, Xiaoli Zhu, David H. Hsi, Jing Wang, Lei Zuo, Shengjun Ta, Qianli Yang, Lei Xu, Xueli Zhao, Yan Wang, Shiren Sun, Liwen Liu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Adherence to prescription guidelines and achievement of treatment goals among persons with coronary heart disease in Tromsø 7

Elisabeth Pedersen, Beate Hennie Garcia, Kjell H. Halvorsen, Anne Elise Eggen, Henrik Schirmer, Marit Waaseth

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Natural killer cells, gamma delta T cells and classical monocytes are associated with systolic blood pressure in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA)

Joseph A. C. Delaney, Nels C. Olson, Colleen M. Sitlani, Alison E. Fohner, Sally A. Huber, Alan L. Landay, Susan R. Heckbert, Russell P. Tracy, Bruce M. Psaty, Matt Feinstein, Margaret F. Doyle

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Off-pump coronary artery bypass concomitant with retrieval of broken guide wire stuck in the brachial artery: a case report

Yuan Xue, Lu Dai, Wenjian Jiang, Hongjia Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Associations between hyperhomocysteinemia and the presence and severity of acute coronary syndrome in young adults ≤ 35 years of age

Jiayin Sun, Wei Han, Sijing Wu, Shuo Jia, Zhenxian Yan, Yonghe Guo, Yingxin Zhao, Yujie Zhou, Wei Liu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The reasons why fractional flow reserve and instantaneous wave-free ratio are similar using wave separation analysis

Soohong Min, Gwansuk Kang, Dong-Guk Paeng, Joon Hyouk Choi

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Impact of hospital volume on clinical outcomes of hospitalized heart failure patients: analysis of a nationwide database including 447,818 patients with heart failure

Hidehiro Kaneko, Hidetaka Itoh, Haruki Yotsumoto, Hiroyuki Kiriyama, Tatsuya Kamon, Katsuhito Fujiu, Kojiro Morita, Nobuaki Michihata, Taisuke Jo, Norifumi Takeda, Hiroyuki Morita, Hideo Yasunaga, Issei Komuro

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Risk factors for postoperative recurrent tricuspid regurgitation after concomitant tricuspid annuloplasty during left heart surgery and the association between tricuspid annular circumference and secondary tricuspid regurgitation

JinGuo Xu, Jie Han, Haibo Zhang, Fei Meng, Tiange Luo, BaiYu Tian, JianGang Wang, YuQing Jiao, HuiMei Yu, Xu Meng

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

CircTM7SF3 contributes to oxidized low-density lipoprotein-induced apoptosis, inflammation and oxidative stress through targeting miR-206/ASPH axis in atherosclerosis cell model in vitro

Xiaojuan Wang, Ming Bai

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Integrative transcriptomic, proteomic, and machine learning approach to identifying feature genes of atrial fibrillation using atrial samples from patients with valvular heart disease

Yaozhong Liu, Fan Bai, Zhenwei Tang, Na Liu, Qiming Liu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The prognostic value of MELD-XI in elderly patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: an observational study

Song-jian He, Jian-xin Weng, Hai-jun Chen, Hua-qiu Li, Wen-qin Guo, Qian Cao, Shuai Xu, Hong-bing Yan, Chang-nong Peng

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

A rare case of thymic carcinoid presenting with gastrointestinal symptoms and pericardium effusion

Qun-yan Xiang, Jin Xu, Ling Liu

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Coronary artery perforation secondary to lifesaving pericardiocentesis for cardiac tamponade: a case report

Daisuke Kanda, Takuro Takumi, Takeshi Sonoda, Ryo Arikawa, Kazuhiro Anzaki, Yuichi Sasaki, Mitsuru Ohishi

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Hidden pulmonary arteries in tetralogy of Fallot and pulmonary artery pressure in patients operated with a pulmonary artery

Mohammadreza Edraki, Bahram Ghasemzadeh, Kambiz Keshavarz, Ahmadali Amirghofran, Hamid Mohammadi, Zahra Kheirandish, Hamid Amoozgar, Elahe Nirooei, Gholamhossein Ajami, Nima Mehdizadegan, Amir Naghshzan, Farah Peiravian, Sirous Cheriki, Mohammad Javad Nobahkti

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The association between serum copper concentrations and elevated blood pressure in US children and adolescents: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2011–2016

Changsong Liu, Yanfen Liao, Zongyuan Zhu, Lili Yang, Qin Zhang, Li Li

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Assessment of chronic disease self-management in patients with chronic heart failure based on the MCID of patient-reported outcomes by the multilevel model

Jing Tian, Jinghua Zhao, Qing Zhang, Jia Ren, Linai Han, Jing Li, Yanbo Zhang, Qinghua Han

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The long-term impact of a chronic total occlusion in a non-infarct-related artery on acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction after primary coronary intervention

Yu Liu, Le-Feng Wang, Xin-Chun Yang, Chang-Lin Lu, Kui-Bao Li, Mu-Lei Chen, Na Li, Hong-Shi Wang, Jiu-Chang Zhong, Li Xu, Zhu-Hua Ni, Wei-Ming Li, Kun Xia, Da-Peng Zhang, Hao Sun, Zong-Sheng Guo, Yong-Hui Chi, Ji-Fang He, Zhi-Yong Zhang, Feng Jiang, Hong-Jiang Wang

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Early stent thrombosis confirmed in a cancer patient receiving regorafenib, despite triple antithrombotic therapy: a case report

Keisuke Shoji, Kan Zen, Takashi Ookura, Kenji Yanishi, Satoaki Matoba

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Hemodilution is associated with underestimation of serum creatinine in cardiac surgery patients: a retrospective analysis

Jifu Jin, Jiarui Xu, Sujuan Xu, Jiachang Hu, Wuhua Jiang, Bo Shen, Chunsheng Wang, Jie Teng, Xiaoqiang Ding

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Salt intake and blood pressure in Iranian children and adolescents: a population-based study

Mohammad Hassan Emamian, Hossein Ebrahimi, Hassan Hashemi, Akbar Fotouhi

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association of “hypertriglyceridemic waist” with increased 5-year risk of subclinical atherosclerosis in a multi-ethnic population: a prospective cohort study

Peyman Namdarimoghaddam, Adeleke Fowokan, Karin H. Humphries, G. B. John Mancini, Scott Lear

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Socioeconomic and lifestyle determinants of the prevalence of hypertension among elderly individuals in rural southwest China: a structural equation modelling approach

Li Xiao, Cai Le, Gui-Yi Wang, Lu-Ming Fan, Wen-Long Cui, Ying-Nan Liu, Jing-Rong Shen, Allison Rabkin Golden

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Multi-modality biomarkers in the early prediction of ischaemic heart disease in middle-aged men during a 21-year follow-up

Maria Sakalaki, Per-Olof Hansson, Annika Rosengren, Erik Thunström, Aldina Pivodic, Michael Fu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Index of microcirculatory resistance predicts long term cardiac systolic function in patients with STEMI undergoing primary PCI

Yu Qi, Rong Gu, Jiamin Xu, Lina Kang, Yihai Liu, Lian Wang, Jianzhou Chen, Jingmei Zhang, Kun Wang

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Recanalization of the occluded radial artery via distal transradial access in the anatomic snuffbox

Feng Li, Gan-Wei Shi, Bi-Feng Zhang, Xiao-Long Yu, Hao-Min Huang, Jian-Qiang Xiao, Gao-Jun Cai

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association of human platelet alloantigens encoding gene polymorphisms with the risk of Coronary artery disease in Iranian patients

Farideh Malakootikhah, Hossein Naghavi, Negar Firouzabadi, Mohsen Maadani, Massoumeh Shafiei, Nader Tajik

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Lipid profile and prognosis in patients with coronary heart disease: a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies

Xiangmei Zhao, Dongying Wang, Lijie Qin

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

ACEF performed better than other risk scores in non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome during long term follow-up

Ivica Kristić, Nikola Crnčević, Frane Runjić, Vesna Čapkun, Ozren Polašek, Andrija Matetic, Mislav Vrsalovic

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Oral health in adults with coronary artery disease and its risk factors: a comparative study using the Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data

Sun Kyung Lee, Seon Young Hwang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The stress hyperglycaemia ratio is associated with left ventricular remodelling after first acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction

Shuai Meng, Yong Zhu, Kesen Liu, Ruofei Jia, Jing Nan, Maolin Chen, Xuan Lei, Kaiyuan Zou, Zening Jin

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Distributive characteristics of the CYP2C9 and AGTR1 genetic polymorphisms in Han Chinese hypertensive patients: a retrospective study

Keping Chen, Peng Xiao, Guochun Li, Chunling Wang, Chuankun Yang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Dysregulation of serum miR-361-5p serves as a biomarker to predict disease onset and short-term prognosis in acute coronary syndrome patients

Wenqing Zhang, Guannan Chang, Liya Cao, Gang Ding

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Intermittent concurrent use of clopidogrel and proton pump inhibitors did not increase risk of adverse clinical outcomes in Chinese patients with coronary artery disease

Wanbing He, Xiaorong Shu, Enyi Zhu, Bingqing Deng, Yongqing Lin, Xiaoying Wu, Zenan Zhou, Jingfeng Wang, Ruqiong Nie

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Value of quantitative analysis of left ventricular systolic function in patients on maintenance hemodialysis based on myocardial work technique

Chang Liu, Yi-Ping Feng, Zi-Ning Yan, Li Fan, Yi-Fei Rui, Ling Cui

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Circulating level of microRNA-142-5p is a potential biomarker for predicting in-stent restenosis: a case–control study

Chun-Hsu Pan, Shu-Chen Chien, Chang-Jui Chen, Chun-Ming Shih, Ming-Hsiung Hsieh, Chun-Yao Huang, Wei-Fung Bi, Chao-Shun Chan, Yung-Ta Kao, Cheng-Yi Hsiao, Shuo-Ju Chiang, Kuang-Hsing Chiang, Jen-Hung Huang, Yun-Ru Liu, Ji-Dung Luo, Hui-Yu Huang, Chieh-Hsi Wu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effect of ABCA1 promoter methylation on premature coronary artery disease and its relationship with inflammation

Fang An, Chao Liu, Xiujuan Wang, Tan Li, Hao Fu, Buhe Bao, Hongliang Cong, Jihong Zhao

01.12.2021 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Correlation of the severity of coronary artery disease with patients' metabolic profile- rationale, design and baseline patient characteristics of the CorLipid trial

Efstratios Karagiannidis, Georgios Sofidis, Andreas S. Papazoglou, Olga Deda, Eleftherios Panteris, Dimitrios V. Moysidis, Nikolaos Stalikas, Anastasios Kartas, Anastasios Papadopoulos, Leandros Stefanopoulos, Haralambos Karvounis, Helen Gika, Georgios Theodoridis, Georgios Sianos

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prevalence, correlates, and mortality impacts of ventricular arrhythmia among older men and women: a population-based cohort study in Moscow

Maria A. Shkolnikova, Rukijat A. Ildarova, Dmitri A. Jdanov, Svetlana A. Shalnova, Vladimir M. Shkolnikov

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Left ventricular deformation mechanics over time in patients with thalassemia major with and without iron overload

Michael J. Bonios, Epameinontas Fountas, Polyxeni Delaporta, Stamatis Kyrzopoulos, Antonis Kattamis, Stamatis N. Adamopoulos, Dimitris Tsiapras

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Predictive value of elevated alanine aminotransferase for in-hospital mortality in patients with acute myocardial infarction

Jian Li, Zhuo Zhao, Hui Jiang, Minjie Jiang, Ge Yu, Xu Li

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Relationship between resting 12-lead electrocardiogram and all-cause death in patients without structural heart disease: Shinken Database analysis

Naomi Hirota, Shinya Suzuki, Takuto Arita, Naoharu Yagi, Takayuki Otsuka, Mikio Kishi, Hiroaki Semba, Hiroto Kano, Shunsuke Matsuno, Yuko Kato, Tokuhisa Uejima, Yuji Oikawa, Minoru Matsuhama, Mitsuru Iida, Tatsuya Inoue, Junji Yajima, Takeshi Yamashita

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Anatomical correlation between left atrium pulmonary vein ablation targets of atrial fibrillation and adjacent bronchi and pulmonary arteries by MSCT

Yan-Jing Wang, Huan Sun, Xiao-Fei Fan, Meng-Chao Zhang, Ping Yang, Hong Zeng, Lin Liu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

In-hospital and 30-day major adverse cardiac events in patients referred for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Zubair Akhtar, Mohammad Abdul Aleem, Probir Kumar Ghosh, A. K. M. Monwarul Islam, Fahmida Chowdhury, C. Raina MacIntyre, Ole Fröbert

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Takotsubo syndrome associated with autoimmune limbic encephalitis: a case report

Yuki Kakinuma, Taro Kimura, Yoshiki Sakae, Satomi Kubota, Kenjiro Ono, Ryuta Kinno

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Investigation of association of genetic variant rs3918242 of matrix metalloproteinase-9 with hypertension, myocardial infarction and progression of ventricular dysfunction in Irish Caucasian patients with diabetes: a report from the STOP-HF follow-up programme

Chris Watson, J. Paul Spiers, Max Waterstone, Adam Russell-Hallinan, Joseph Gallagher, Kenneth McDonald, Cristin Ryan, John Gilmer, Mark Ledwidge

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Immunotherapy reversed myopathy but not cardiomyopathy in a necrotizing autoimmune myopathy patient with positive anti-SRP and MDA-5 autoantibodies

Xue Ma, Li Xu, Yue Li, Bitao Bu

01.12.2021 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Correction to: The evaluation of annuloplasty in bicuspid aortic valve repair using cardiac magnetic resonance

Marek J. Jasinski, Karol Miszalski-Jamka, Kinga Kosiorowska, Radoslaw Gocol, Izabella Wenzel-Jasinska, Grzegorz Bielicki, Mikolaj Berezowski, Marceli Lukaszewski, Andrzej Kansy, Marek A. Deja

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Meta-analysis of metabolic syndrome and its individual components with risk of atrial fibrillation in different populations

Ying Zheng, Zengshuo Xie, Jiayong Li, Chen Chen, Wenting Cai, Yugang Dong, Ruicong Xue, Chen Liu

01.12.2021 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Correction to: Elderly patients with atrial fibrillation in routine clinical practice: peri-procedural management of edoxaban oral anticoagulation therapy is associated with a low risk of bleeding and thromboembolic complications: a subset analysis of the prospective, observational, multinational EMIT-AF study

M. Unverdorben, C. von Heymann, A. Santamaria, M. Saxena, T. Vanassche, J. Jin, P. Laeis, R. Wilkins, C. Chen, P. Colonna

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The impact of vildagliptin on the daily glucose profile and coronary plaque stability in impaired glucose tolerance patients with coronary artery disease: VOGUE—A multicenter randomized controlled trial

Hiroyuki Yamamoto, Akihide Konishi, Toshiro Shinke, Hiromasa Otake, Masaru Kuroda, Tsuyoshi Osue, Takahiro Sawada, Tomofumi Takaya, Hiroya Kawai, Naoko Hashimoto, Takeshi Ohara, Yushi Hirota, Kazuhiko Sakaguchi, Takashi Omori, Wataru Ogawa, Ken-ichi Hirata

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The effects of submaximal exercise and cold exposure on blood coagulation parameters in coronary artery disease patients

Karri Parkkila, Rasmus I. P. Valtonen, Leena Hiltunen, Heidi E. Hintsala, Jouni J. K. Jaakkola, Tiina M. Ikäheimo

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Assessment of the ability of the CHA2DS2-VASc scoring system to grade left atrial function by 2D speckle-tracking echocardiography

Marjan Hadadi, Reza Mohseni-Badalabadi, Ali Hosseinsabet

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Elevated preoperative neutrophil‐to‐lymphocyte ratio predicts early adverse outcomes in uncomplicated type B aortic dissection undergoing TEVAR

Hongqiao Zhu, Lei Zhang, Taiping Liang, Yiming Li, Jian Zhou, Zaiping Jing

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Body roundness index is a superior indicator to associate with the cardio‐metabolic risk: evidence from a cross‐sectional study with 17,000 Eastern-China adults

Jinjian Xu, Liqun Zhang, Qiong Wu, Yaohan Zhou, Ziqi Jin, Zhijian Li, Yimin Zhu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Diabetes impairs the protective effects of sevoflurane postconditioning in the myocardium subjected to ischemia/ reperfusion injury in rats: important role of Drp1

Jing Yu, Jiandong He, Wenqu Yang, Xiang Wang, Gaoxiang Shi, Yinglei Duan, Hui Wang, Chongfang Han

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Serum miR-222 is independently associated with atrial fibrillation in patients with degenerative valvular heart disease

Hualan Zhou, Sen Lin, Xia Li, Dianxuan Guo, Yun Wang, Youdong Hu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Longitudinal association between leisure-time physical activity and vascular elasticity indices

Gábor Szaló, Margareta Hellgren, Matthew Allison, Lennart Råstam, Ulf Lindblad, Bledar Daka

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

High-sensitive cardiac troponin for the diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction in different chronic kidney disease stages

Daijin Ren, Tianlun Huang, Xin Liu, Gaosi Xu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Aerobic exercise, but not isometric handgrip exercise, improves endothelial function and arterial stiffness in patients with myocardial infarction undergoing coronary intervention: a randomized pilot study

Daniel P. Kollet, Ana Beatriz Marenco, Nathan L. Bellé, Eduardo Barbosa, Liliana Boll, Bruna Eibel, Gustavo Waclawovsky, Alexandre Machado Lehnen

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Hyperhomocysteinemia and its relations to conventional risk factors for cardiovascular diseases in adult Nigerians: the REMAH study

Babangida S. Chori, Benjamin Danladi, Bassey A. Inyang, Michael P. Okoh, Maxwell M. Nwegbu, Adewale L. Alli, Augustine N. Odili

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association of ACE2 variant rs4646188 with the risks of atrial fibrillation and cardioembolic stroke in Uygur patients with type 2 diabetes

Cheng Liu, Jingxian Pei, Yanxian Lai, Tianwang Guan, Abudurexiti Zeyaweiding, Tutiguli Maimaiti, Haiyan Zhao, Yan Shen

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Evaluation of the prescribing practice of guideline-directed medical therapy among ambulatory chronic heart failure patients

Daya Ram Parajuli, Sepehr Shakib, Joanne Eng-Frost, Ross A. McKinnon, Gillian E. Caughey, Dean Whitehead

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Maintaining physical activity following myocardial infarction: a qualitative study

Alex Coull, Gemma Pugh

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Left intraventricular pressure gradient in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patients receiving implantable cardioverter-defibrillators for primary prevention

Kyoichiro Yazaki, Atsushi Suzuki, Tsuyoshi Shiga, Yuichiro Minami, Kotaro Arai, Kyomi Ashihara, Morio Shoda, Nobuhisa Hagiwara

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Direct comparison of multilayer left ventricular global longitudinal strain using CMR feature tracking and speckle tracking echocardiography

Saikrishna Ananthapadmanabhan, Giau Vo, Tuan Nguyen, Hany Dimitri, James Otton

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Natural history observations in moderate aortic stenosis

Yu Du, Mario Gössl, Santiago Garcia, Maurice Enriquez-Sarano, Joao L. Cavalcante, Richard Bae, Go Hashimoto, Miho Fukui, Bernardo Lopes, Aisha Ahmed, Christian Schmidt, Larissa Stanberry, Ross Garberich, Steven M. Bradley, Robert Steffen, Paul Sorajja MD

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Combined effect of menopause and cardiovascular risk factors on death and cardiovascular disease: a cohort study

Yan Li, Dong Zhao, Miao Wang, Jia-yi Sun, Jun Liu, Yue Qi, Yong-chen Hao, Qiu-ju Deng, Jue Liu, Jing Liu, Min Liu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Validation of evaluating left ventricular diastolic function with estimated left atrial volume from anteroposterior diameter

Yonghuai Wang, Liang Zhang, Shuang Liu, Guangyuan Li, Fanxin Kong, Cuiting Zhao, Jun Yang, Chunyan Ma

01.12.2021 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Correction to: Multi‑modality biomarkers in the early prediction of ischaemic heart disease in middle‑aged men during a 21‑year follow‑up

Maria Sakalaki, Per-Olof Hansson, Annika Rosengren, Erik Thunström, Aldina Pivodic, Michael Fu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effect of implantation site of the His bundle pacing leads on pacing parameters: a single-center experience

Oushan Tang, Haoliang Zhou, Caidi Yuan, Yinhong Cheng, Jin Lv

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The effect of high-dose intramuscular epinephrine on the recovery of spontaneous circulation in an asphyxia‐induced cardiac arrest rat model

Daesung Lim, Soo Hoon Lee, Dong Hoon Kim, Changwoo Kang, Jin Hee Jeong, Sang Bong Lee

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Comparison of the effectiveness of position change for patients with pain and vascular complications after transfemoral coronary angiography: a randomized clinical trial

Hojjat Niknam Sarabi, Zahra Farsi, Samantha Butler, Amir Hosein Pishgooie

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Insidious coronary artery disease in a young patient with polyarteritis nodosa: a case report and literature review

Hong Huang, Yanjun Gong, Li Guo, Zhuoli Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Current knowledge of Chagas-related heart disease among pediatric cardiologists in the United States

Sanchi Malhotra, Imran Masood, Noberto Giglio, Jay D. Pruetz, Pia S. Pannaraj

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Characteristics and antithrombotic treatment patterns of patients with concomitant coronary artery disease and atrial fibrillation from Thailand’s COOL-AF registry

Arjbordin Winijkul, Pontawee Kaewkumdee, Ahthit Yindeengam, Rungroj Krittayaphong

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Isolated downregulation of HCN2 in ventricles of rats with streptozotocin-induced diabetic cardiomyopathy

Katarina Hadova, Eva Kralova, Gabriel Doka, Lenka Bies Pivackova, Zuzana Kmecova, Peter Krenek, Jan Klimas

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Is body mass index (BMI) or body adiposity index (BAI) a better indicator to estimate body fat and selected cardiometabolic risk factors in adults with intellectual disabilities?

Anna Zwierzchowska, Diana Celebańska, Barbara Rosołek, Krystyna Gawlik, Aleksandra Żebrowska

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prognostic dynamic nomogram integrated with metabolic acidosis for in-hospital mortality and organ malperfusion in acute type B aortic dissection patients undergoing thoracic endovascular aortic repair

Jitao Liu, Weijie Liu, Wentao Ma, Lyufan Chen, Hong Liang, Ruixin Fan, Hongke Zeng, Qingshan Geng, Fan Yang, Jianfang Luo

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

microRNA-130a-5p suppresses myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury by downregulating the HMGB2/NF-κB axis

Yong Li, Hongbo Zhang, Zhanhu Li, Xiaoju Yan, Yuan Li, Shuai Liu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Improvement of long-term clinical outcomes by successful PCI in the very elderly women with ACS

Jia-li Wang, Chun-yan Guo, Hui Chen, Hong-wei Li, Xue-qiao Zhao, Shu-mei Zhao

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Reasons for poor blood pressure control in Eastern Sub-Saharan Africa: looking into 4P’s (primary care, professional, patient, and public health policy) for improving blood pressure control: a scoping review

Mende Mensa Sorato, Majid Davari, Abbas Kebriaeezadeh, Nizal Sarrafzadegan, Tamiru Shibru, Behzad Fatemi

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Delayed diagnosis of dilated thyrotoxic cardiomyopathy with coexistent multifocal atrial tachycardia: a case report

Hiroyuki Yamamoto, Satoshi Monno, Keiko Ohta-Ogo, Hatsue Ishibashi-Ueda, Toru Hashimoto

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Clinically inapparent right heart dysfunction is associated with reduced myofilament force development in coronary artery disease

C. Bening, V. L. Sales, K. Alhussini, D. Radakovic, R. Cris Benitez, N. Madrahimov, D. Keller, R. Leyh

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Diagnostic yield of genetic testing in a heterogeneous cohort of 1376 HCM patients

Julie Hathaway, Krista Heliö, Inka Saarinen, Jonna Tallila, Eija H. Seppälä, Sari Tuupanen, Hannu Turpeinen, Tiia Kangas-Kontio, Jennifer Schleit, Johanna Tommiska, Ville Kytölä, Miko Valori, Mikko Muona, Johanna Sistonen, Massimiliano Gentile, Pertteli Salmenperä, Samuel Myllykangas, Jussi Paananen, Tero-Pekka Alastalo, Tiina Heliö, Juha Koskenvuo

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Relationship between neutrophils to HDL-C ratio and severity of coronary stenosis

Tuli Kou, Haorou Luo, Lixue Yin

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prognostic value of the modified model for end-stage liver disease (MELD) score including albumin in acute heart failure

Shengen Liao, Xinyi Lu, Iokfai Cheang, Xu Zhu, Ting Yin, Wenming Yao, Haifeng Zhang, Xinli Li

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Machine learning models to identify low adherence to influenza vaccination among Korean adults with cardiovascular disease

Moojung Kim, Young Jae Kim, Sung Jin Park, Kwang Gi Kim, Pyung Chun Oh, Young Saing Kim, Eun Young Kim

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effect of congenital heart disease on the recurrence of cough variant asthma in children

B. W. Feng, C. Y. He, X. Q. Liu, Y. S. Chen, S. R. He

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

IGFBP-1 and IGFBP-2 are associated with a decreased pulse-wave velocity in young, healthy adults

Paul Pettersson-Pablo, Torbjörn K. Nilsson, Lars H. Breimer, Anita Hurtig-Wennlöf

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Comprehensive analysis of autophagy-related genes and patterns of immune cell infiltration in valvular atrial fibrillation

Ao Liu, Kangni Jia, Huaibin Liang, Qi Jin

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Epirubicin-induced Kounis syndrome

Hui-zhu Liang, Hong Zhao, Jian Gao, Cheng-fu Cao, Wei-min Wang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Supraventricular arrhythmia, N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide and troponin T concentration in relation to incidence of atrial fibrillation: a prospective cohort study

Jun Xiao, Anders P. Persson, Gunnar Engström, Linda S. B. Johnson

01.12.2021 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Personalized hypertension management based on serial assessment and telemedicine (PHMA): a cluster randomize controlled trial protocol in Anhui, China

Xingrong Shen, Siyi Xiao, Rong Liu, Guixian Tong, Tongzhu Liu, Debin Wang

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Syncope due to non-sustained episodes of Torsade de Pointes associated to androgen-deprivation therapy use: a case presentation

Ximena Morales, Diego Garnica, Daniel Isaza, Nicolas Isaza, Felipe Durán-Torres

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Supraventricular tachycardias in the first year of life: what is the best pharmacological treatment? 24 years of experience in a single centre

Guglielmo Capponi, Gilda Belli, Mattia Giovannini, Giulia Remaschi, Alice Brambilla, Francesca Vannuccini, Silvia Favilli, Giulio Porcedda, Luciano De Simone

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Insight into the epidemiology of infective endocarditis in Portugal: a contemporary nationwide study from 2010 to 2018

Catarina Sousa, Paulo Nogueira, Fausto J. Pinto

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The relationship between ambulatory arterial stiffness, inflammation, blood pressure dipping and cardiovascular outcomes

Christopher J. Boos, Lin-Thiri Toon, Halah Almahdi

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Impaired hypoxic ventilatory drive induced by diabetic autonomic neuropathy, a cause of misdiagnosed severe cardiac events: brief report of two cases

Louis Schubert, Suzanne Laroche, Agnès Hartemann, Olivier Bourron, Franck Phan

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

School-based surveillance on visit-to-visit blood pressure variability and high blood pressure in children and adolescents

Jiaxiang Wang, Hui Shen, Jieyu Liu, Chengqi Xiao, Cailong Chen, Haoyue Teng, Jia Hu, Jieyun Yin

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The disappearance of IPO in myocardium of diabetes mellitus rats is associated with the increase of succinate dehydrogenase-flavin protein

Mengyuan Deng, Wei Chen, Haiying Wang, Yan Wang, Wenjing Zhou, Tian Yu

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Needle in the heart: a rare case of cardiac tamponade caused by a migrated foreign body and mimicking ST segment elevation myocardial infarction

Miklós Pólos, Dominika Domokos, Cristina-Maria Şulea, Kálmán Benke, Gergely Csikós, Andrea Nagy, Réka Skoda, András Szabó, Eperke Merkel, István Hartyánszky, Zoltán Szabolcs, Béla Merkely, Dávid Becker

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Risk definition and outcomes with the application of the PEGASUS-TIMI 54 trial inclusion criteria to a “real world” STEMI population: results from the Italian “CARDIO-STEMI SANREMO” registry

Federico Sanchez, Valentina Boasi, Matteo Vercellino, Chiara Tacchi, Pierpaolo Cannarile, Nicoletta Pingelli, Dino Perri, Laura Gomez, Stefano Cattunar, Giovanni Mascelli

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The association between serum alanine aminotransferase and hypertension: A national based cross-sectional analysis among over 21 million Chinese adults

Jiajing Jia, Ying Yang, Fangchao Liu, Minjin Zhang, Qin Xu, Tonglei Guo, Long Wang, Zuoqi Peng, Yuan He, Yuanyuan Wang, Ya Zhang, Hongguang Zhang, Haiping Shen, Yiping Zhang, Donghai Yan, Xu Ma, Puhong Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Incidence and predictors of hospitalization in patients with atrial fibrillation: results from the Chinese atrial fibrillation registry study

Zhaojie Dong, Xin Du, Shangxin Lu, Chao Jiang, Shijun Xia, Liu He, Xin Su, Zhaoxu Jia, Deyong Long, Caihua Sang, Ribo Tang, Nian Liu, Rong Bai, Ronghui Yu, Jianzeng Dong, Changsheng Ma

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Plaque erosion causing ST-elevation myocardial infarction after consumption of cannabis and N2O in a 27-year old man: a case report

Sarah Bär, Fabien Praz, Lorenz Räber

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Chinese patients’ clinical and psychosocial outcomes in the 6 months following percutaneous coronary intervention

Xia Liu, Adeleke Fowokan, Sherry L. Grace, Biao Ding, Shu Meng, Xiu Chen, Yinghua Xia, Yaqing Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

High prevalence of dyslipidaemia subtypes and their associated personal and clinical attributes in Malaysian adults: the REDISCOVER study

Mohamed-Syarif Mohamed-Yassin, Noorhida Baharudin, Aqil Mohammad Daher, Najmin Abu Bakar, Anis Safura Ramli, Suraya Abdul-Razak, Nor-Ashikin Mohamed Noor Khan, Mariam Mohamad, Khalid Yusoff

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

A 2 miRNAs-based signature for the diagnosis of atherosclerosis

Xiujiang Han, Huimin Wang, Yongjian Li, Lina Liu, Sheng Gao

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Associations between essential medicines and health outcomes for cardiovascular disease

Liane Steiner, Shawn Fraser, Darshanand Maraj, Nav Persaud

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Distinguishing cardiac myxomas from cardiac thrombi by a radiomics signature based on cardiovascular contrast-enhanced computed tomography images

Wen-lei Qian, Yu Jiang, Xi Liu, Ying-kun Guo, Yuan Li, Xin Tang, Zhi-gang Yang

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

A patient with single coronary artery, bicuspid aortic valve and sinus of Valsalva aneurysm

Ahmed N. Mohammad, Oghenesuvwe Eboh, Muna Mian, Rony L. Shammas

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Appropriate utilization of cardiac computed tomography for the assessment of stable coronary artery disease

Michael Hammer, Muhtashim Mian, Levi Elhadad, Mary Li, Idan Roifman

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Cost-impact analysis of baroreflex activation therapy in chronic heart failure patients in the United States

John Bisognano, John E. Schneider, Shawn Davies, Robert L. Ohsfeldt, Elizabeth Galle, Ivana Stojanovic, Thomas F. Deering, JoAnn Lindenfeld, Michael R. Zile

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association of the lymphocyte-to-monocyte ratio, mean diameter of coronary arteries, and uric acid level with coronary slow flow in isolated coronary artery ectasia

Zhuoxuan Yang, Jiansong Yuan, JinGang Cui, Hao Guan, Shubin Qiao

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Predictive value of stress hyperglycemia ratio for the occurrence of acute kidney injury in acute myocardial infarction patients with diabetes

Side Gao, Qingbo Liu, Hui Chen, Mengyue Yu, Hongwei Li

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and QTc prolongation

Khalid Changal, David Paternite, Sean Mack, Spiro Veria, Rehana Bashir, Mitra Patel, Ronak Soni, Muhammad Ali, Tanveer Mir, Mujeeb Sheikh, P. Kasi Ramanathan

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Risk factors for electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy in a young Chinese general population: the Hanzhong adolescent cohort study

Yue-Yuan Liao, Ke Gao, Bo-Wen Fu, Lei Yang, Wen-Jing Zhu, Qiong Ma, Chao Chu, Yu Yan, Yang Wang, Wen-Ling Zheng, Jia-Wen Hu, Ke-Ke Wang, Yue Sun, Chen Chen, Jian-Jun Mu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Burden of oral anticoagulation in embolic stroke of undetermined source without atrial fibrillation

Klaus K. Witte, Georgios Tsivgoulis, Matthew R. Reynolds, Stelios I. Tsintzos, Simon Eggington, Eleni Ismyrloglou, Julie Lyon, Marianne Huynh, Marta Egea, Bonnie de Brouwer, Paul D. Ziegler, Noreli Franco, Rashmi Joglekar, Sarah C. Rosemas, Shufeng Liu, Vincent Thijs

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Psoriasis as risk factor for non-ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy: a population-based cross-sectional study

Abbas Alshami, Nasam Alfraji, Steven Douedi, Swapnil Patel, Mohammad Hossain, Deborah Alpert, Dawn Calderon

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Replication study reveals miR-483-5p as an important target in prevention of cardiometabolic disease

Widet Gallo, Filip Ottosson, Cecilia Kennbäck, Amra Jujic, Jonathan Lou S. Esguerra, Lena Eliasson, Olle Melander

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Total cholesterol/HDL-C ratio versus non-HDL-C as predictors for ischemic heart disease: a 17-year follow-up study of women in southern Sweden

Susanna Calling, Sven-Erik Johansson, Moa Wolff, Jan Sundquist, Kristina Sundquist

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effectiveness of P-wave ECG index and left atrial appendage volume in predicting atrial fibrillation recurrence after first radiofrequency catheter ablation

Ruibin Li, Xiaohong Yang, Min Jia, Dong Wang, Xiaoran Cui, Long Bai, Lei Zhao, Jidong Zhang

01.12.2021 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

A randomized trial to evaluate the impact of exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced cardiotoxicity in patients with breast cancer: ONCORE study protocol

Estíbaliz Díaz-Balboa, Violeta González-Salvado, Beatriz Rodríguez-Romero, Amparo Martínez-Monzonís, Milagros Pedreira-Pérez, Patricia Palacios-Ozores, Rafael López-López, Carlos Peña-Gil, José R. González-Juanatey

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Comparative transcriptome analysis of transcripts of uncertain coding potential in septic myocardial depression

Tie-Ning Zhang, Ri Wen, Ni Yang, Chun-Feng Liu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Biochemical predictors of postoperative atrial fibrillation following cardiac surgery

Sevket T. Turkkolu, Emre Selçuk, Cengiz Köksal

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prevalence and associated factors of hypertension among adults with diabetes mellitus in northern Sudan: a cross-sectional study

Omer Abdelbagi, Imad R. Musa, Shaza M. Musa, Salim A. ALtigani, Ishag Adam

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Relationship between small dense low density lipoprotein and cardiovascular events in patients with acute coronary syndrome undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention

Jianwei Zhang, Lingjie He

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Characterization of subclinical diastolic dysfunction by cardiac magnetic resonance feature-tracking in adult survivors of non-Hodgkin lymphoma treated with anthracyclines

Maurício Fregonesi Barbosa, Daniéliso Renato Fusco, Rafael Dezen Gaiolla, Konrad Werys, Suzana Erico Tanni, Rômulo Araújo Fernandes, Sergio Marrone Ribeiro, Gilberto Szarf

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Experimental parameters and infarct size in closed chest pig LAD ischemia reperfusion models; lessons learned

Max J. M. Silvis, Gerardus P. J. van Hout, Aernoud T. L. Fiolet, Mirthe Dekker, Lena Bosch, Martijn M. J. van Nieuwburg, Joyce Visser, Marlijn S. Jansen, Leo Timmers, Dominique P. V. de Kleijn

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

MicroRNA-200b-3p promotes endothelial cell apoptosis by targeting HDAC4 in atherosclerosis

Fan Zhang, Naixuan Cheng, Jie Du, Haibo Zhang, Congcong Zhang

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Successful double-layer metal stents rotational ablation under 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional optical coherence tomography guidance: a case report

Tong Yaliang, Liu Guohui, Zhang Cheng, Du Beibei, Zhao Yanan, He Yuquan, Yang Ping

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

A rare cause of sudden unexpected death syndrome (SUDS) in the first year of life: endomyocardial fibroelastosis (EFE) due to two compound heterozygous MYBPC3 mutations

Benno Hartung, Anne Tank, Sven Dittmann, Stefanie Ritz-Timme, Eric Schulze-Bahr

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Predictive value of CHA2DS2-VASc score combined with hs-CRP for new-onset atrial fibrillation in elderly patients with acute myocardial infarction

Yuan Fu, Yuxia Pan, Yuanfeng Gao, Xinchun Yang, Mulei Chen

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prenatal diagnosis of coarctation of the aorta with a long and angled isthmus by two- and three-dimensional echocardiography: a case report

Yu Wang, Caixia Liu, Ying Zhang, Meilian Wang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Multicentre cohort study of the impact of percutaneous coronary intervention on patients with concurrent cancer and ischaemic heart disease

Tatsuya Nishikawa, Toshitaka Morishima, Sumiyo Okawa, Yuki Fujii, Tomoyuki Otsuka, Toshihiro Kudo, Takeshi Fujita, Risa Kamada, Taku Yasui, Wataru Shioyama, Toru Oka, Takahiro Tabuchi, Masashi Fujita, Isao Miyashiro

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Myocardial bridging presenting as myocardial ischaemia induced cardiac arrest: a case report

Young-Jae Ki

01.12.2021 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Correction to: Psoriasis as risk factor for non-ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy: a population-based cross-sectional study

Abbas Alshami, Nasam Alfraji, Steven Douedi, Swapnil Patel, Mohammad Hossain, Deborah Alpert, Dawn Calderon

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Chronic polytherapy after myocardial infarction: the trade-off between hospital and community-based providers in determining adherence to medication

Mirko Di Martino, Michela Alagna, Adele Lallo, Kendall Jamieson Gilmore, Paolo Francesconi, Francesco Profili, Salvatore Scondotto, Giovanna Fantaci, Gianluca Trifirò, Valentina Isgrò, Marina Davoli, Danilo Fusco

01.12.2021 | Article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Long-term effects (> 24 months) of multiple lifestyle intervention on major cardiovascular risk factors among high-risk subjects: a meta-analysis

Hilde Bergum, Irene Sandven, Tor Ole Klemsdal

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The impact of successful chronic total occlusion percutaneous coronary intervention on long-term clinical outcomes in real world

Xuhe Gong, Li Zhou, Xiaosong Ding, Hui Chen, Hongwei Li

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Definition of acute kidney injury impacts prevalence and prognosis in ACS patients undergoing coronary angiography

Maren Weferling, Christoph Liebetrau, Daniel Kraus, Philipp Zierentz, Beatrice von Jeinsen, Oliver Dörr, Michael Weber, Holger Nef, Christian W. Hamm, Till Keller

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Three‐month outcomes of aortic valve reconstruction using collagenous membranes (biosheets) produced by in‐body tissue architecture in a goat model: a preliminary study

Keitaro Okamoto, Tadashi Umeno, Takashi Shuto, Tomoyuki Wada, Hirofumi Anai, Haruto Nishida, Yasuhide Nakayama, Shinji Miyamoto

01.12.2021 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Smoking, alcohol and opioids effect on coronary microcirculation: an update overview

Zahra Jalali, Morteza Khademalhosseini, Narjes Soltani, Ali Esmaeili Nadimi

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Endocarditis with spondylodiscitis: clinical characteristics and prognosis

Stefano Del Pace, Valentina Scheggi, Giacomo Virgili, Sabina Caciolli, Iacopo Olivotto, Nicola Zoppetti, Irene Merilli, Nicole Ceschia, Valentina Andrei, Bruno Alterini, Pier Luigi Stefàno, Niccolò Marchionni

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prognostic implications of left ventricular mass-geometry in patients with no or nonobstructive coronary artery disease

You-Jung Choi, Jun-Bean Park, Chan Soon Park, Inchang Hwang, Yeonyee E. Yoon, Seung-Pyo Lee, Hyung-Kwan Kim, Yong-Jin Kim, Goo-Yeong Cho, Dae-Won Sohn

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Study of vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms in a cohort of myocardial infarction patients with coronary artery disease

Damir Raljević, Viktor Peršić, Elitza Markova-Car, Leon Cindrić, Rajko Miškulin, Marta Žuvić, Sandra Kraljević Pavelić

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Inhaled nitric oxide preserves ventricular function during resuscitation using a percutaneous mechanical circulatory support device in a porcine cardiac arrest model: an echocardiographic myocardial work analysis

Christoph Nix, Rashad Zayat, Andreas Ebeling, Andreas Goetzenich, Uma Chandrasekaran, Rolf Rossaint, Nima Hatam, Matthias Derwall

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effect of glutamine supplementation on cardiometabolic risk factors and inflammatory markers: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Motahareh Hasani, Asieh Mansour, Hamid Asayesh, Shirin Djalalinia, Armita Mahdavi Gorabi, Fatemeh Ochi, Mostafa Qorbani

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The association between homocysteine levels and cardiovascular disease risk among middle-aged and elderly adults in Taiwan

Chin-Chuan Shih, Yu-Lin Shih, Jau-Yuan Chen

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Midterm follow up of transcatheter closure of coronary artery fistula with Nit-Occlud® patent ductus arteriosus coil

Hamid Amoozgar, Mohammad Reza Edraki, Amir Naghshzan, Nima Mehdizadegan, Hamid Mohammadi, Gholamhossein Ajami, Ahmad Ali Amirghofran

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Retrograde inferior vena caval perfusion for total aortic arch replacement surgery: a randomized pilot study

Jing Lin, Zhen Qin, Xinhao Liu, Jiyue Xiong, Zhong Wu, Yingqiang Guo, Deying Kang, Lei Du

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effects of irbesartan on phenotypic alterations in monocytes and the inflammatory status of hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy

Jingsi Zhang, Lina Yang, Yanchun Ding

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Assessment of the knowledge level and experience of healthcare personnel concerning CPR and early defibrillation: an internal survey

G. Spinelli, E. Brogi, A. Sidoti, N. Pagnucci, F. Forfori

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Mid-term outcomes of modified valve-sparing aortic root replacement versus the Bentall procedure for middle-aged Chinese patients with acute DeBakey I aortic dissection: a single-center retrospective study

Qingsong Wu, Zhisheng Wang, Zhihuang Qiu, Yue Shen, Xiaodong Chen, Xingfeng Chen, Liangwan Chen

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

SCD leads to the development and progression of acute myocardial infarction through the AMPK signaling pathway

Lijie Wang, Fengxia Yu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Hemodynamic change in patients with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy before and after alcohol septal ablation using 4D flow magnetic resonance imaging: a retrospective observational study

Kenichiro Suwa, Keitaro Akita, Keisuke Iguchi, Takasuke Ushio, Yuichiro Maekawa

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Tricuspid regurgitation in ischemic mitral regurgitation patients: prevalence, predictors for outcome and long-term follow-up

Ofir Koren, Henda Darawsha, Ehud Rozner, Daniel Benhamou, Yoav Turgeman

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Allicin attenuates myocardial apoptosis, inflammation and mitochondrial injury during hypoxia-reoxygenation: an in vitro study

Xinyi Deng, Peng Yang, Tong Gao, Mengru Liu, Xianlun Li

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Health-related quality of life in patients with recurrent pericarditis: results from a phase 2 study of rilonacept

David Lin, Allan Klein, David Cella, Anna Beutler, Fang Fang, Matt Magestro, Paul Cremer, Martin M. LeWinter, Sushil Allen Luis, Antonio Abbate, Andrew Ertel, Leighann Litcher-Kelly, Brittany Klooster, John F. Paolini

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The association of baseline N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide with short and long-term prognosis following percutaneous coronary intervention in non-ST segment elevation acute coronary syndrome with multivessel coronary artery disease: a retrospective cohort study

Wen-fei He, Lei Jiang, Yi-yue Chen, Yuan-hui Liu, Peng-yuan Chen, Chong-yang Duan, Li-huan Zeng, Hua-lin Fan, Xue-biao Wei, Wei Guo, Wei Chen, Jun Li, Wen-sheng Li, Zhi-qiang Guo, Zhi-kai Liu, Ning Tan, Ji-yan Chen, Peng-cheng He

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Acute cardiac complications and subclinical myocardial injuries associated with pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma

Jing Zhou, He Xuan, Yunxiang Miao, Junting Hu, Yunlang Dai

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The death risk factors of patients undergoing re-exploration for bleeding or tamponade after isolated off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: a case–control study

Tongxiao Luan, Yingzhu Zhuang, Weihong Nie, Sumin Yang, Yuhui Wu, Rongmei Wang, Yunyan Dai, Hong Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Acute kidney injury predicts poor left ventricular function for patients with peripartum cardiomyopathy

Jiajia Zhu, Wenxian Liu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Risk of major bleeding by ethnicity and socioeconomic deprivation among 488,107 people in primary care: a cohort study

Wai Chung Tse, Corina Grey, Matire Harwood, Rod Jackson, Andrew Kerr, Suneela Mehta, Katrina Poppe, Romana Pylypchuk, Sue Wells, Vanessa Selak

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Circ_0004104 knockdown alleviates oxidized low-density lipoprotein-induced dysfunction in vascular endothelial cells through targeting miR-328-3p/TRIM14 axis in atherosclerosis

Chi Zhang, Liyue Wang, Ying Shen

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effects of peak time of myocardial injury biomarkers on mid-term outcomes of patients undergoing OPCABG

Bo Hu, Fei Gao, Mengwei Lv, Ban Liu, Yu Shi, Xi Chen, Yipeng Feng, Xiaoqi Meng, Zhi Li, Yangyang Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The impact of left ventricular geometry on left atrium phasic function in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a multimodal echocardiography investigation

Yong Zhang, Wen Shui, Yun Tian, Zhenxia Zhang, Juan Li, Jian Wang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effect of cardiopulmonary bypass reoxygenation on myocardial dysfunction following pediatric tetralogy of Fallot repair

Ji-nong Yang, Xiao-ming Zhang, Lu-yao Ma, Zhan-jie Lu, Si-qiang Zheng, Al-Wajih Hamzah, Yong-feng Shao, Hong Liu, Gao-li Liu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Coronary microvascular dysfunction is associated with degree of anaemia in end‐stage renal disease

Ashwin Radhakrishnan, Luke C. Pickup, Anna M. Price, Jonathan P. Law, Kirsty C. McGee, Larissa Fabritz, Roxy Senior, Richard P. Steeds, Charles J. Ferro, Jonathan N. Townend

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Long-term outcome of percutaneous transluminal renal angioplasty (PTRA) versus PTRA with stenting (PTRAS) in transplant renal artery stenosis

Nattawut Wongpraparut, Thunyarat Chaipruckmalakarn, Thongtum Tongdee, Archan Jaspttananon, Attapong Vongwiwatana, Nalinee Premasathian, Kawin Anusonadisai, Rungtiwa Pongakasira

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Postural changes in blood pressure among patients with diabetes attending a referral hospital in southwestern Uganda: a cross-sectional study

Richard Migisha, David Collins Agaba, Godfrey Katamba, Jennifer Manne-Goehler, Anthony Muyingo, Mark J. Siedner

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Appropriate intraprocedural initial heparin dosing in patients undergoing catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation receiving uninterrupted non-vitamin-K antagonist oral anticoagulant treatment

Rong-feng Zhang, Cheng-ming Ma, Na Wang, Ming-hui Yang, Wen-wen Li, Xiao-meng Yin, Ying-xue Dong, Xiao-hong Yu, Xian-jie Xiao, Yun-long Xia, Lian-jun Gao

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells attenuate myocardial ischemia–reperfusion injury via upregulation of splenic regulatory T cells

Ling-Xiao Pang, Wen-Wei Cai, Qian Li, Heng-Jie Li, Min Fei, Yong-Sheng Yuan, Bin Sheng, Ke Zhang, Rong-Cheng An, Ying-Wei Ou, Wen-Jie Zeng

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Relationship between small dense low-density lipoprotein cholesterol with carotid plaque in Chinese individuals with abnormal carotid artery intima-media thickness

Fang Liu, Zheng Wang, Xia Cao, Yingxia Pan, Erqiang Zhang, Jiahuan Zhou, Lina Zheng

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effects of empagliflozin in different phases of diabetes mellitus-related cardiomyopathy: a prospective observational study

Satoshi Oka, Takahiko Kai, Katsuomi Hoshino, Kazunori Watanabe, Jun Nakamura, Makoto Abe, Akinori Watanabe

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Role of IVUS in the rectification of angiographically judged ramus intermedius and its clinical significance

Xue Gong, Zheyong Huang, Zhonghan Sun, Qibing Wang, Juying Qian, Lei Ge, Junbo Ge

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Right ventricular stroke work index by echocardiography in adult patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension

Raluca Jumatate, Annika Ingvarsson, Gustav Jan Smith, Anders Roijer, Ellen Ostenfeld, Johan Waktare, Göran Rådegran, Carl Meurling, Anna Werther Evaldsson

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

A case report of acute Leriche syndrome: aortoiliac occlusive disease due to embolization from left ventricular thrombus caused by myocarditis

Abudi Mohamed, Gustav Mattsson, Peter Magnusson

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Hsa_circ_0004831 downregulation is partially responsible for atorvastatinalleviated human umbilical vein endothelial cell injuries induced by ox-LDL through targeting the miR-182-5p/CXCL12 axis

Gang Su, Guangli Sun, Jian Lv, Weiwei Zhang, Hai Liu, Yajing Tang, Haoang Su

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

An Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cardiac Rehabilitation program delivered in a non-Indigenous health service (Yeddung Gauar): a mixed methods feasibility study

Nicole Freene, Roslyn Brown, Paul Collis, Chris Bourke, Katharine Silk, Alicia Jackson, Rachel Davey, Holly L. Northam

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

GLP-1 vasodilatation in humans with coronary artery disease is not adenosine mediated

Muhammad Aetesam-ur-Rahman, Joel P. Giblett, Bharat Khialani, Stephen Kyranis, Sophie J. Clarke, Tian X. Zhao, Denise M. Braganza, Sarah C. Clarke, Nick E. J. West, Martin R. Bennett, Stephen P. Hoole

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Massive pulmonary embolism presenting with hemoptysis and S1Q3T3 ECG findings

Mehmet Sami Islamoglu, Mehmet Dokur, Emrah Ozdemir, Omer Faruk Unal

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

A case report of left atrial myxoma presenting with amnesia

Sadegh Shabab, Majid Erfanzadeh, Shamsa Ahmadian, Maryam Mahmoudabady, Naser Mazloum

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Plasma Galectin-3 is associated with progression from paroxysmal to persistent atrial fibrillation

Qianhui Wang, Li Xu, Ying Dong, Yuan Fu, Yuxia Pan, Qianran Luan, Ye Liu, Zheng Liu, Xinchun Yang, Mulei Chen, Yuanfeng Gao

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Atrial fibrillation evolution and rhythm control strategy following left appendage closure: new insights from the prospective FLAAC registry

Nicolas Lellouche, Raphaele Arrouasse, Julien Ternacle, Romain Gallet, Jean-Sylvain Hermida, David Hamon, Jean-Michel Juliard, Jean-Luc Pasquie, Tarvinder Dhanjal, Emmanuel Teiger, Philippe Le Corvoisier

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

A new scoring system for predicting short‐term outcomes in Chinese patients with critically‐ill acute decompensated heart failure

Ran Mo, Li-tian Yu, Hui-qiong Tan, Yang Wang, Yan-min Yang, Yan Liang, Jun Zhu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Quality of life and health status of hospitalized adults with congenital heart disease in Vietnam: a cross-sectional study

Thanh-Huong Truong, Ngoc-Thanh Kim, Mai-Ngoc Thi Nguyen, Doan-Loi Do, Hong Thi Nguyen, Thanh-Tung Le, Hong-An Le

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Echocardiographic and laboratory findings in coronary slow flow phenomenon: cross-sectional study and review

Mir Hosein Seyyed Mohammadzad, Kamal Khademvatani, Salar Gardeshkhah, Amin Sedokani

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prognosis and management of new‐onset atrial fibrillation in critically ill patients

Jun Qian, Lijun Kuang, Fei Chen, Xuebo Liu, Lin Che

01.12.2021 | Technical advance | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Double kissing inflation outside the stent secures the patency of small side branch without rewiring

Hongbo Yang, Yanan Song, Jiatian Cao, Xueyi Weng, Feng Zhang, Yuxiang Dai, Hao Lu, Chenguang Li, Zheyong Huang, Juying Qian, Junbo Ge

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Significances of viable synergistic autophagy-associated cathepsin B and cathepsin D (CTSB/CTSD) as potential biomarkers for sudden cardiac death

Jialin Dai, Qiong Zhang, Changwu Wan, Jiangjin Liu, Qiaojun Zhang, Yanni Yu, Jie Wang

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

CardiOvaScular Mechanisms In Covid-19: methodology of a prospective observational multimodality imaging study (COSMIC-19 study)

Shirjel R. Alam, Anoop S. V. Shah, Kevin O. Ombati, Edward Nganga, Samuel Gitau, Khalid Makhdomi, Michael H. Chung, Sudhir Vinayak

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The effects of interventional mitral valve repair using the MitraClip System on the results of pulmonary function testing, pulmonary pressure and diffusing capacity of the lung

Lucie Kretzler, Stephan Große, Stephan Wiedemann, Carsten Wunderlich, Chris Nowak, Christian Riedel, Tomáš Sieger, Steffen Schoen

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association between smoking and in-hospital mortality in patients with left ventricular dysfunction undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery: a propensity-matched study

Hanwei Tang, Jianfeng Hou, Kai Chen, Xiaohong Huang, Sheng Liu, Shengshou Hu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effect of short-term smoking & L-arginine on coronary endothelial function assessed by cardiac magnetic resonance cold pressor testing: a pilot study

Andreas M. Weng, Herbert Köstler, Thorsten A. Bley, Christian O. Ritter

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Echocardiographic left ventricular geometry profiles for prediction of stroke, coronary heart disease and all-cause mortality in the Chinese community: a rural cohort population study

Tan Li, Guangxiao Li, Xiaofan Guo, Zhao Li, Yingxian Sun

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Feasibility of point-of-care cardiac ultrasound performed by clinicians at health centers in Tanzania

Delilah Kimambo, Samuel Kennedy, Engerasiya Kifai, Neema Kailembo, Christie Eichberg, Sarah Markosky, Ishan Shah, Eric Powers, Peter Zwerner, Susan E. Dorman, Mohamed Janabi, Richard Bayer

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Genome-wide analysis of DNA methylation and risk of cardiovascular disease in a Chinese population

Yan Gao, Huifang Pang, Bowang Chen, ChaoQun Wu, Yanping Wang, Libo Hou, Siming Wang, Dianjianyi Sun, Xin Zheng

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The relationship of coffee consumption and CVD risk factors in elderly patients with T2DM

Hossein Sayed Ghavami, Mehran Khoshtinat, Sepehr Sadeghi-Farah, Arman Bayati Kalimani, Suzie Ferrie, Hossein Faraji

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Reduced plasma level of basic fibroblast growth factor is associated with incomplete device endothelialization at six months following left atrial appendage closure

Jing Xu, Xin Gong, Chuanzhi Chen, Jun Xing, Qi Wang, Weifeng Shen, Qi Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Natural history and prognostic implications of left ventricular end-diastolic pressure in reperfused ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: an analysis of the thrombolysis in myocardial infarction (TIMI) II randomized controlled trial

Arshad A. Khan, Mohammed S. Al-Omary, Nicholas J. Collins, John Attia, Andrew J. Boyle

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Severe, but not mild to moderate, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease associated with increased risk of subclinical coronary atherosclerosis

Chia-Chi Hsiao, Pai-Hsueh Teng, Yun-Ju Wu, Yi-Wen Shen, Guang-Yuan Mar, Fu-Zong Wu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The relationship between the atherogenic index of plasma and arterial stiffness in essential hypertensive patients from China: a cross-sectional study

Juan Yin, Minghui Li, Lingling Yu, Feng Hu, Yu Yu, Longlong Hu, Huihui Bao, Xiaoshu Cheng

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Evaluating daily profile of central aortic pressure and reflected pulse wave parameters in climacteric women

Sergey N. Tolstov, Igor A. Salov, Anton R. Kiselev, Andrey P. Rebrov

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association of arterial stiffness with incident atrial fibrillation: a cohort study

Zakaria Almuwaqqat, J.’Neka S. Claxton, Faye L. Norby, Pamela L. Lutsey, Jingkai Wei, Elsayed Z. Soliman, Lin Y. Chen, Kunihiro Matsushita, Gerardo Heiss, Alvaro Alonso

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Long non-coding RNA MIAT regulates ox-LDL-induced cell proliferation, migration and invasion by miR-641/STIM1 axis in human vascular smooth muscle cells

Gang Ma, Shuting Bi, Pengfei Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Interleukin-17 aggravates right ventricular remodeling via activating STAT3 under both normoxia and hypoxia

Jing Huang, Wei Zhang, Cai-lian Zhang, Lei Wang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Transradial versus transfemoral access for cardiac catheterization: a nationwide pilot study of training preferences and expertise in The United States

Khalid Changal, Mubbasher Ameer Syed, Ealla Atari, Salik Nazir, Sameer Saleem, Sajjad Gul, F. N. U. Salman, Asad Inayat, Ehab Eltahawy

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Impact of renin angiotensin system inhibitor on 3-year clinical outcomes in acute myocardial infarction patients with preserved left ventricular systolic function: a prospective cohort study from Korea Acute Myocardial Infarction Registry (KAMIR)

Kyung-Hee Kim, Byoung Geol Choi, Seung-Woon Rha, Cheol Ung Choi, Myung-Ho Jeong, Other KAMIR-NIH investigators

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Impact of diurnal temperature range on cardiovascular disease hospital admissions among Chinese farmers in Dingxi (the Northwest China)

Guangyu Zhai, Jintao Qi, Guorong Chai

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

A prognostic nomogram for long-term major adverse cardiovascular events in patients with acute coronary syndrome after percutaneous coronary intervention

Shuting Kong, Changxi Chen, Gaoshu Zheng, Hui Yao, Junfeng Li, Hong Ye, Xiaobo Wang, Xiang Qu, Xiaodong Zhou, Yucheng Lu, Hao Zhou

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

High prevalence of non-dipping patterns among Black Africans with uncontrolled hypertension: a secondary analysis of the CREOLE trial

Prossie Merab Ingabire, Dike B. Ojji, Brian Rayner, Elijah Ogola, Albertino Damasceno, Erika Jones, Anastase Dzudie, Okechukwu S. Ogah, Neil Poulter, Mahmoud U. Sani, Felix Ayub Barasa, Grace Shedul, John Mukisa, David Mukunya, Bonnie Wandera, Charles Batte, James Kayima, Shahiemah Pandie, Charles Kiiza Mondo, CREOLE Study Investigators

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Comparative efficacy of image-guided techniques in cardiac resynchronization therapy: a meta-analysis

Xiao Hu, Hai Xu, Shameer Raaj Avishkar Hassea, Zhiyong Qian, Yao Wang, Xinwei Zhang, Xiaofeng Hou, Jiangang Zou

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Combined management can decrease blood pressure: an investigation of health-seeking behaviors among hypertensive patients in urban communities in China

Si Wang, Kai Liu, Xin Zhang, Qingtao Meng, Xinran Li, Runyu Ye, Zhipeng Zhang, Xiaoping Chen

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Plasma uric acid is related to large arterial stiffness but not to other hemodynamic variables: a study in 606 normotensive and never-medicated hypertensive subjects

Humam Hamid, Venla Kurra, Manoj Kumar Choudhary, Heidi Bouquin, Onni Niemelä, Mika A. P. Kähönen, Jukka T. Mustonen, Ilkka H. Pörsti, Jenni K. Koskela

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Current trends in optimal medical therapy after PCI and its influence on clinical outcomes in China

Jian Zhang, Jing-Yan Hao, Rui Jing, Jing-Jing Liu, Cheng-Ye Di, Yu-Jie Lu, Peng Gao, Ya-Jie Wang, Rui-Fei Yang, Wen-Hua Lin

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Socioeconomic differentials in trends in the prevalence of hypertension and pre-hypertension and hypertension awareness, treatment, and control in rural Southwestern China

Lu-Ming Fan, Fang Wang, Min Zhao, Wen-Long Cui, Le Cai

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Pulmonary embolism originating from germ cell tumor causes severe left ventricular dysfunction in a healthy young adult with full recovery: a case report

Khaled Elenizi, Rasha Alharthi, Michel Galinier

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Temporal trends in heart failure mortality in an integrated healthcare delivery system, California, and the US, 2001–2017

Matthew T. Mefford, Zimin Zhuang, Zhi Liang, Wansu Chen, Sandra Y. Koyama, Maria T. Taitano, Heather L. Watson, Ming-Sum Lee, Stephen Sidney, Kristi Reynolds

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association of epicardial fat thickness with left ventricular diastolic function parameters in a community population

Wei Ma, Baowei Zhang, Ying Yang, Litong Qi, Jin Zhou, Min Li, Jia Jia, Yan Zhang, Huo Yong

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Waist to height ratio is associated with an increased risk of mortality in Chinese patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction

Jianqiao Chen, Man Li, Benchuan Hao, Yulun Cai, Huiying Li, Wenli Zhou, Yujian Song, Shiqi Wang, Hongbin Liu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Myocardial fibrosis combined with NT-proBNP improves the accuracy of survival prediction in ADHF patients

Yiling Yao, Li Feng, Yanxiang Sun, Shifei Wang, Jie Sun, Bing Hu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Reduced mechanical function of the left atrial predicts adverse outcome in pregnant women with clustering of metabolic risk factors

Xiaoguang Ye, Zhitian Li, Yidan Li, Qizhe Cai, Lanlan Sun, Weiwei Zhu, Xueyan Ding, Dichen Guo, Yunyun Qin, Xiuzhang Lu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

KLK11 promotes the activation of mTOR and protein synthesis to facilitate cardiac hypertrophy

Yi Wang, Hongjuan Liao, Yueheng Wang, Jinlin Zhou, Feng Wang, Yingxin Xie, Kun Zhao, Weinian Gao

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Cardiac thrombotic stability determined by contrast-enhanced echocardiography: investigative protocol and preliminary results

Ying Li, Xin Wang, Weidong Ren, Yangjie Xiao, Xiaona Yu, Xueying Tan

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Cycle length of nonsustanied ventricular tachycardias among ICD patients: implications on subsequent appropriate therapies

Javier Jiménez-Candil, Olga Duran, Armando Oterino, Jendri Pérez, Juan Carlos Castro, Jesús Hernández, José Moríñigo, Manuel Sánchez García, Pedro L. Sánchez

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Diabetic microvascular complications are associated with reduced global longitudinal strain independent of atherosclerotic coronary artery disease in asymptomatic patients with diabetes mellitus: a cross-sectional study

Gokulan Pararajasingam, Laurits Juhl Heinsen, Johanna Larsson, Thomas Rueskov Andersen, Brian Bridal Løgstrup, Søren Auscher, Jørgen Hangaard, Rasmus Møgelvang, Kenneth Egstrup

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Native T1 mapping and extracellular volume fraction for differentiation of myocardial diseases from normal CMR controls in routine clinical practice

Rawiwan Thongsongsang, Thammarak Songsangjinda, Prajak Tanapibunpon, Rungroj Krittayaphong

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Rapid decline in cardiac function in diabetic patients with calcified coronary artery disease undergoing hemodialysis: two case reports

Hironobu Yamaoka, Taira Yamamoto, Daisuke Endo, Akie Shimada, Satoshi Matsushita, Tohru Asai, Atsushi Amano

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Impact of pericardial fluid glucose level and computed tomography attenuation values on diagnosis of malignancy-related pericardial effusion

Takashi Nakamura, Mana Okune, Masakazu Yasuda, Heitaro Watanabe, Masafumi Ueno, Kenji Yamaji, Kazuki Mizutani, Takashi Kurita, Gaku Nakazawa

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Congenital coronary artery-to-pulmonary fistula with giant aneurysmal dilatation and thrombus formation: a case report and review of literature

Xuanqi An, Shaoxian Guo, Huawei Dong, Yida Tang, Lin Li, Xuejing Duan, Shaodong Ye

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Chronotherapy for morning blood pressure surge in hypertensive patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Ziyan Xie, Jiahao Zhang, Chenyu Wang, Xiaowei Yan

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The association between estrogen receptor 2 gene polymorphism and complexity of coronary artery disease: an analysis in elective percutaneous coronary intervention patients

Farzaneh Foroughinia, Pooyan Dehghani, Mehdi Dianatpour, Arghavan Amiri, Iman Jamhiri, Parisa Ghasemiyeh

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Clinical performance and exercise hemodynamics in patients with severe secondary tricuspid regurgitation and chronic atrial fibrillation

Jesper K. Jensen, Tor S. Clemmensen, Christian A. Frederiksen, Joachim Schofer, Mads J. Andersen, Steen H. Poulsen

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Different body parts’ fat mass and corrected QT interval on the electrocardiogram: The Fasa PERSIAN Cohort Study

Mohammad Hosein Yazdanpanah, Ehsan Bahramali, Mohammad Mehdi Naghizadeh, Mojtaba Farjam, Maryam Mobasheri, Shiva Dadvand

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Intimal thickening and disruption of the media occur in the arterial walls of coronary arteries not associated with coronary arterial aneurysms in patients with Kawasaki disease

Tomoya Tsuchihashi, Nobuyuki Kakimoto, Takashi Takeuchi, Tomohiro Suenaga, Takayuki Suzuki, Shoichi Shibuta, Yasushi Ino, Takashi Kubo, Takashi Akasaka, Hiroyuki Suzuki

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prognostic value of D-dimer for adverse outcomes in patients with infective endocarditis: an observational study

Ying-Wen Lin, Mei Jiang, Xue-biao Wei, Jie-leng Huang, Zedazhong Su, Yu Wang, Ji-yan Chen, Dan-qing Yu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Aberrant expression of HDL-bound microRNA induced by a high-fat diet in a pig model: implications in the pathogenesis of dyslipidaemia

Guoyuan Sui, Lianqun Jia, Nan Song, Dongyu Min, Si Chen, Yao Wu, Guanlin Yang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prognostic relevance of elevated plasma osmolality on admission in acute decompensated heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: insights from PURSUIT-HFpEF registry

Akito Nakagawa, Yoshio Yasumura, Chikako Yoshida, Takahiro Okumura, Jun Tateishi, Junichi Yoshida, Shunsuke Tamaki, Masamichi Yano, Takaharu Hayashi, Yusuke Nakagawa, Takahisa Yamada, Daisaku Nakatani, Shungo Hikoso, Yasushi Sakata, Osaka CardioVascular Conference (OCVC) Heart Failure Investigators

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Malignant mesothelioma associated with localized myocardial fibrosis: a case report

Kristyna Vymetalova, Pavol Tomasov, Rostislav Polasek

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

A retrospective analysis of high sensitivity cardiac troponin-T ranges in non-myocardial infarction emergency department visits

Nathan Kong, Rhys F. M. Chua, Stephanie A. Besser, Louise Heelan, Sandeep Nathan, Thomas F. Spiegel, Xander M. R. van Wijk, Corey E. Tabit

01.12.2021 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The GEnetic Syntax Score: a genetic risk assessment implementation tool grading the complexity of coronary artery disease—rationale and design of the GESS study

Ioannis S. Vizirianakis, Fani Chatzopoulou, Andreas S. Papazoglou, Efstratios Karagiannidis, Georgios Sofidis, Nikolaos Stalikas, Christos Stefopoulos, Konstantinos A. Kyritsis, Nikolaos Mittas, Nikoleta F. Theodoroula, Aggeliki Lampri, Eleni Mezarli, Anastasios Kartas, Dimitrios Chatzidimitriou, Anna Papa-Konidari, Eleftherios Angelis, Ηaralambos Karvounis, Georgios Sianos

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The association of lipoprotein(a) and intraplaque neovascularization in patients with carotid stenosis: a retrospective study

Shuang Xia, Weida Qiu, Anping Cai, Bo Kong, Lan Xu, Zejia Wu, Liwen Li

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Therapeutic management of acute type A aortic intramural hematoma

Jue Yang, Changjiang Yu, Xin Li, Juntao Kuang, Zerui Chen, Fei Xiao, Tucheng Sun, Miaoxian Fang, Ruixin Fan

01.12.2021 | Database | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Routine clinical care data from thirteen cardiac outpatient clinics: design of the Cardiology Centers of the Netherlands (CCN) database

Sophie H. Bots, Klaske R. Siegersma, N. Charlotte Onland-Moret, Folkert W. Asselbergs, G. Aernout Somsen, Igor I. Tulevski, Hester M. den Ruijter, Leonard Hofstra

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

An electrographic AV optimization for the maximum integrative atrioventricular and ventricular resynchronization in CRT

Jie Li, Yuegang Wang, Jingting Mai, Shilan Chen, Menghui Liu, Chen Su, Xumiao Chen, Huiling Huang, Yuedong Ma, Chong Feng, Jingzhou Jiang, Jun Liu, Jiangui He, Anli Tang, Yugang Dong, Xiaobo Huang, Yangxin Chen, Lichun Wang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prevalence and risk factors of atrioventricular block among 15 million Chinese health examination participants in 2018: a nation-wide cross-sectional study

Ruiqi Shan, Yi Ning, Yuan Ma, Siliang Liu, Jing Wu, Xiaohan Fan, Jun Lv, Bo Wang, Shijun Li, Liming Li

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Comparison of optical coherence tomography-guided and intravascular ultrasound-guided rotational atherectomy for calcified coronary lesions

Weili Teng, Qi Li, Yuliang Ma, Chengfu Cao, Jian Liu, Hong Zhao, Mingyu Lu, Chang Hou, Weimin Wang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Comparison of bioelectrical body and visceral fat indices with anthropometric measures and optimal cutoffs in relation to hypertension by age and gender among Chinese adults

Binbin Zhang, Yaqi Fan, Yuxue Wang, Li Zhang, Chunjun Li, Jiangshan He, Pei Guo, Mianzhi Zhang, Minying Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Feasibility and safety of cangrelor in patients with suboptimal P2Y12 inhibition undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: rationale of the Dutch Cangrelor Registry

A. Selvarajah, A. H. Tavenier, W. L. Bor, V. Houben, S. Rasoul, E. Kaplan, K. Teeuwen, S. H. Hofma, E. Lipsic, G. Amoroso, M. A. H. van Leeuwen, J. M. ten Berg, A. W. J. van ‘t Hof, R. S. Hermanides

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Dietary phytochemical index associated with cardiovascular risk factor in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus

Saeideh Delshad Aghdam, Fereydoun Siassi, Ensieh Nasli Esfahani, Mostafa Qorbani, Asadollah Rajab, Zahra Sajjadpour, Anahita Bashiri, Maryam Aghayan, Gity Sotoudeh

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

SLE strikes the heart! A rare presentation of SLE myocarditis presenting as cardiogenic shock

Jaydeep J. Raval, Christina Rodriguez Ruiz, James Heywood, Jason J. Weiner

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Mitral valve regurgitation and endocarditis triggered by a needle

Chuanzhen Liu, Yan Liu, Jianhua Li, Guangqing Cao

01.12.2021 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Correction to: Association between plasma lipid levels during acute coronary syndrome and long-term malignancy risk. The ABC-4* study on heart disease

Giuseppe Berton, Rocco Cordiano, Fiorella Cavuto, Francesco Bagato, Heba Talat Mahmoud, Mattia Pasquinucci

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Impact of acute total occlusion of the culprit artery on outcome in NSTEMI based on the results of a large national registry

Michał Terlecki, Wiktoria Wojciechowska, Dariusz Dudek, Zbigniew Siudak, Krzysztof Plens, Tomasz J. Guzik, Tomasz Drożdż, Jan Pęksa, Stanisław Bartuś, Wojciech Wojakowski, Marek Grygier, Marek Rajzer

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association analysis of maternal MTHFR gene polymorphisms and the occurrence of congenital heart disease in offspring

Mengting Sun, Tingting Wang, Peng Huang, Jingyi Diao, Senmao Zhang, Jinqi Li, Liu Luo, Yihuan Li, Letao Chen, Yiping Liu, Jianhui Wei, Xinli Song, Xiaoqi Sheng, Jiabi Qin

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Evidence-based oral antiplatelet therapy among hospitalized Chinese patients with acute myocardial infarction: results from the Chinese acute myocardial infarction registry

Xiaofang Tang, Lifu Liu, Jingang Yang, Zhan Gao, Xueyan Zhao, Shubin Qiao, Runlin Gao, Zhifang Wang, Jinqing Yuan, Yuejin Yang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Exploration and validation of hub genes and pathways in the progression of hypoplastic left heart syndrome via weighted gene co-expression network analysis

Xuelan Liu, Honglei Shang, Bin Li, Liyun Zhao, Ying Hua, Kaiyuan Wu, Manman Hu, Taibing Fan

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Outcomes after EVAR in females are similar to males

Naim Boran Tumer, Goktan Askin, Bekir Bogachan Akkaya, Isa Civelek, Ertekin Utku Unal, Hakki Zafer Iscan

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Cardioprotective effect of nicorandil on isoproterenol induced cardiomyopathy in the Mdx mouse model

Rachel T. Sullivan, Ngoc T. Lam, Margaret Haberman, Margaret J. Beatka, Muhammad Z. Afzal, Michael W. Lawlor, Jennifer L. Strande

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Characteristics of coronary artery disease in patients with subclinical hypothyroidism: evaluation using coronary artery computed tomography angiography

Xin-zhu Zhou, Rui Shi, Jin Wang, Ke Shi, Xi Liu, Yuan Li, Yue Gao, Ying-kun Guo, Zhi-gang Yang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Comparison of periodontal parameters between patients with ischemic and dilative cardiomyopathy

Dirk Ziebolz, Christian Binner, Florentine Reuschel, Mirjam Eisner, Justus Wagner, Tanja Kottmann, Christian D. Etz, Sven Lehmann, Jens Garbade, Gerhard Schmalz

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the pericardium: a case report and literature review

Jingjing Wang, Jing Li, Xiao Zhang, Xiaobo Zhang, Yueyong Xiao

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Minimising radiation exposure in catheter ablation of ventricular arrhythmias

Matevž Jan, David Žižek, Tine Prolič Kalinšek, Dimitrij Kuhelj, Primož Trunk, Tadeja Kolar, Juš Kšela, Martin Rauber, Mehmet Yazici

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Temporal trends in outcome and patient characteristics in dilated cardiomyopathy, data from the Swedish Heart Failure Registry 2003–2015

Helen Sjöland, Jonas Silverdal, Entela Bollano, Aldina Pivodic, Ulf Dahlström, Michael Fu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Circular RNA mmu_circ_0005019 inhibits fibrosis of cardiac fibroblasts and reverses electrical remodeling of cardiomyocytes

Na Wu, Chengying Li, Bin Xu, Ying Xiang, Xiaoyue Jia, Zhiquan Yuan, Long Wu, Li Zhong, Yafei Li

01.12.2021 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Correction to: The GEnetic Syntax Score: a genetic risk assessment implementation tool grading the complexity of coronary artery disease—rationale and design of the GESS study

Ioannis S. Vizirianakis, Fani Chatzopoulou, Andreas S. Papazoglou, Efstratios Karagiannidis, Georgios Sofdis, Nikolaos Stalikas, Christos Stefopoulos, Konstantinos A. Kyritsis, Nikolaos Mittas, Nikoleta F. Theodoroula, Aggeliki Lampri, Eleni Mezarli, Anastasios Kartas, Dimitrios Chatzidimitriou, Anna Papa-Konidari, Eleftherios Angelis, Ηaralambos Karvounis, Georgios Sianos

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Hypertensive crisis in patients with obstructive sleep apnea-induced hypertension

Sittichai Khamsai, Apichart Chootrakool, Panita Limpawattana, Jarin Chindaprasirt, Wattana Sukeepaisarnjaroen, Verajit Chotmongkol, Songkwan Silaruks, Vichai Senthong, Yuwares Sittichanbuncha, Bundit Sawunyavisuth, Kittisak Sawanyawisuth

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol/high-density lipoprotein cholesterol ratio serve as a predictor for coronary collateral circulation in chronic total occlusive patients

Ya Li, Xin Chen, Shu Li, Yulin Ma, Jialing Li, Mingying Lin, Jing Wan

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Assessment of electrocardiogram abnormality and associated factors among apparently healthy adult type 2 diabetic patients on follow-up at Jimma Medical Center, Southwest Ethiopia: Cross-sectional study

Deriba A. Bedane, Samuel Tadesse, Moyeta Bariso, Wondu Reta, Gaddisa Desu

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Concomitant acute myocardial infarction and acute pulmonary embolism caused by paradoxical embolism: a case report

Weiwei Chen, Zhixi Yu, Siming Li, Kenji Wagatsuma, Beibei Du, Ping Yang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Long-term results after mitral valve surgery using minimally invasive versus sternotomy approach: a propensity matched comparison of a large single-center series

Ayse Cetinkaya, Anna Geier, Karin Bramlage, Stefan Hein, Peter Bramlage, Markus Schönburg, Yeong-Hoon Choi, Manfred Richter

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Application of three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in preoperative evaluation of transcatheter aortic valve replacement

Peng Ding, Chennian Xu, Yang Liu, Xin Meng, Ping Jin, Jiayou Tang, Lanlan Li, Yanyan Ma, Jian Yang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Real-world long-term outcomes based on three therapeutic strategies in very old patients with three-vessel disease

Deshan Yuan, Sida Jia, Ce Zhang, Lin Jiang, Lianjun Xu, Yin Zhang, Jingjing Xu, Ru Liu, Bo Xu, Rutai Hui, Runlin Gao, Zhan Gao, Lei Song, Jinqing Yuan

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

C-factor: a summary measure for systemic arterial calcifications

Lieke M. Kuiper, M. Kamran Ikram, Maryam Kavousi, Meike W. Vernooij, M. Arfan Ikram, Daniel Bos

01.12.2021 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Study rationale and design of a study of EMPAgliflozin’s effects in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and Coronary ARtery disease: the EMPA-CARD randomized controlled trial

Sepehr Gohari, Tara Reshadmanesh, Hadi Khodabandehloo, Mojtaba Fathi, Hassan Ahangar, Shahram Arsang-Jang, Faramarz Ismail-Beigi, Samin Ghanbari, Mohsen Dadashi, Muhammad Javad Muhammadi, Sheida Gohari, Saeid Ghaffari

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Contemporary procedure characteristics and outcomes of accessory atrioventricular pathway ablations in an integrated community-based health care system using a tiered approach

Charlie Young, Annie Kwan, Lisa Yepez, Meghan McCarty, Amanda Chan, Dora Hsu, Jennifer Han, Taresh Taneja, Shirley Park, Robert Hayward, Taylor I. Liu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Cardio-metabolic outcomes in South Asians compared to White Europeans in the United Kingdom: a matched controlled population-based cohort study

Munerah Almulhem, Joht Singh Chandan, Krishna Gokhale, Nicola J. Adderley, Rasiah Thayakaran, Kamlesh Khunti, Abd A. Tahrani, Wasim Hanif, Krishnarajah Nirantharakumar

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Identification and functional study of GATA4 gene regulatory variants in atrial septal defects

Dongchen Fan, Shuchao Pang, Jing Chen, Jiping Shan, Qianjin Cheng, Bo Yan

01.12.2021 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Assessment of the impact of HIV infection and anti-retroviral treatment on the cardiometabolic health of pregnant mothers and their offspring (ARTMOMSBABES)

Benedicta Ngwenchi Nkeh-Chungag, Godwill Azeh Engwa, Charles Businge, Mziwohlanga Mdondolo, Magdevy Pajaro Medina, Nandu Goswami

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Impact of chronic outward force on arterial responses of proximal and distal of long superficial femoral artery stent

Hu Li, Seung-Woon Rha, Byoung Geol Choi, Se Yeon Choi, Sang Ki Moon, Won Young Jang, Woohyeun Kim, Ji Hun Ahn, Sang-Ho Park, Woong Gil Choi, Rui Feng Yang, Wen Wei Bai, Cheol Ung Choi, Yang gi Ryu, Man Jong Baek, Dong Joo Oh

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Real-world experience of angiotensin receptor/neprilysin inhibitor (ARNI) usage in Thailand: a single-center, retrospective analysis

Wipharak Rattanavipanon, Thanyaluck Sotananusak, Fairus Yamaae, Arisa Chandrsawang, Pitchapa Kaewkan, Surakit Nathisuwan, Teerapat Yingchoncharoen

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Combined evaluation of coronary artery disease and high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T for prediction of adverse events in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Hang Liao, Huay Cheem Tan, Ziqiong Wang, Xiaoping Chen, Yong He, Sen He

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

One-year outcomes of drug-coated balloon treatment for long femoropopliteal lesions: a multicentre cohort and real-world study

Xiaoxi Yu, Xin Zhang, Zhichao Lai, Jiang Shao, Rong Zeng, Wei Ye, Yuexin Chen, Bihui Zhang, Bo Ma, Wenteng Cao, Xiaolong Liu, Jinghui Yuan, Yuehong Zheng, Min Yang, Zhidong Ye, Bao Liu

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Pre-existing cardiovascular disease rather than cardiovascular risk factors drives mortality in COVID-19

Kevin O’Gallagher, Anthony Shek, Daniel M. Bean, Rebecca Bendayan, Alexandros Papachristidis, James T. H. Teo, Richard J. B. Dobson, Ajay M. Shah, Rosita Zakeri

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

IGFBP7 and GDF-15, but not P1NP, are associated with cardiac alterations and 10-year outcome in an elderly community-based study

Jennifer M. T. A. Meessen, Giulia Cesaroni, Gian F. Mureddu, Alessandro Boccanelli, Ursula-Henrike Wienhues-Thelen, Peter Kastner, Luisa Ojeda-Fernandez, Deborah Novelli, Gianfranco Bazzoni, Maurizio Mangiavacchi, Nera Agabiti, Serge Masson, Lidia Staszewsky, Roberto Latini, on behalf of the PREDICTOR Investigators

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Identification of candidate biomarkers and therapeutic agents for heart failure by bioinformatics analysis

Vijayakrishna Kolur, Basavaraj Vastrad, Chanabasayya Vastrad, Shivakumar Kotturshetti, Anandkumar Tengli

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Integration of transcriptomic data identifies key hallmark genes in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Jing Xu, Xiangdong Liu, Qiming Dai

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

High-fat diet attenuates the improvement of hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension in mice during reoxygenation

Koichi Sugimoto, Tetsuro Yokokawa, Tomofumi Misaka, Takashi Kaneshiro, Akiomi Yoshihisa, Kazuhiko Nakazato, Yasuchika Takeishi

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The vicious cycle: a history of obesity and COVID-19

Jacek Bil, Olga Możeńska

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Leukocyte count and the risk of adverse outcomes in patients with HFpEF

Zhaowei Zhu, Shenghua Zhou

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Comparison of the prognostic value of SYNTAX score and clinical SYNTAX score on outcomes of Chinese patients underwent percutaneous coronary intervention

Xiao-Qin Li, Chun Yin, Xiao-Li Li, Wen-Li Wu, Kun Cui

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Endovascular embolization of spontaneous rupture of isolated splenic artery dissection associated with hemosuccus pancreaticus: a case report

Jianjun Jiang, Yang Liu, Xiangjiu Ding

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Ten-year risk of fatal cardiovascular disease and its association with metabolic risk factors among waste pickers in South Africa

Felix Made, Engelbert A. Nonterah, Nonhlanhla Tlotleng, Vusi Ntlebi, Nisha Naicker

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Predictive value of creatine kinase MB for contrast-induced acute kidney injury among myocardial infarction patients

Wen Wei, Lingyu Zhang, Yunhan Zhang, Ronghui Tang, Miao Zhao, Zhidong Huang, Jin Liu, Danyuan Xu, Yibo He, Bo Wang, Haozhang Huang, Qiang Li, Mengfei Lin, Yong Liu, Kaihong Chen, Shiqun Chen

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prevalence and differences of ideal cardiovascular health in urban and rural adolescents in the Region of Tyrol: results from the EVA Tyrol study

C. Hochmayr, J. P. Ndayisaba, N. Gande, A. Staudt, B. Bernar, K. Stock, R. Geiger, M. Knoflach, U. Kiechl-Kohlendorfer, Early Vascular Ageing (EVA) Study Group

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Current status and etiology of valvular heart disease in China: a population-based survey

Ying Yang, Zengwu Wang, Zuo Chen, Xin Wang, Linfeng Zhang, Suning Li, Congyi Zheng, Yuting Kang, Linlin Jiang, Zhenhui Zhu, Runlin Gao

01.12.2021 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Individualized mobile health interventions for cardiovascular event prevention in patients with coronary heart disease: study protocol for the iCARE randomized controlled trial

Yuling Chen, Meihua Ji, Ying Wu, Ying Deng, Fangqin Wu, Yating Lu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Incidence and risk factors of post-operative cognitive decline after ablation for atrial fibrillation

Jing Zhang, Shi-Jun Xia, Xin Du, Chao Jiang, Yi-Wei Lai, Yu-Feng Wang, Zhao-Xu Jia, Liu He, Ri-Bo Tang, Jian-Zeng Dong, Chang-Sheng Ma

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Evaluating the association of social needs assessment data with cardiometabolic health status in a federally qualified community health center patient population

Connor Drake, Tyler Lian, Justin G. Trogdon, David Edelman, Howard Eisenson, Morris Weinberger, Kristin Reiter, Christopher M. Shea

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Serum free fatty acids are associated with severe coronary artery calcification, especially in diabetes: a retrospective study

Yangxun Xin, Junfeng Zhang, Yuqi Fan, Changqian Wang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

KLRD1, FOSL2 and LILRB3 as potential biomarkers for plaques progression in acute myocardial infarction and stable coronary artery disease

Qiang Zhang, Yue Zheng, Meng Ning, Tong Li

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The association between atrial fibrillation and in-hospital outcomes in chronic kidney disease patients with acute coronary syndrome: findings from the improving care for cardiovascular disease in China-acute coronary syndrome (CCC-ACS) project

Lijiao Yang, Nan Ye, Guoqin Wang, Weijing Bian, Fengbo Xu, Dong Zhao, Jing Liu, Yongchen Hao, Jun Liu, Na Yang, Hong Cheng, CCC-ACS

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Subclinical cardiac perforation by cardiac implantable electronic device leads detected by cardiac computed tomography

Yeong-Min Lim, Jae-Sun Uhm, Min Kim, In-Soo Kim, Moo-Nyun Jin, Hee Tae Yu, Tae-Hoon Kim, Hye-Jeong Lee, Young-Jin Kim, Boyoung Joung, Hui-Nam Pak, Moon-Hyoung Lee

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Renoprotective effects of sodium glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitors in type 2 diabetes patients with decompensated heart failure

Masaki Nakagaito, Teruhiko Imamura, Shuji Joho, Ryuichi Ushijima, Makiko Nakamura, Koichiro Kinugawa

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Electrical storm after correction of an uncomplicated congenital atrial septal defect in an adult: a case report

Ying Liang, Feilong Hei, Yulong Guan

01.12.2021 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Correction to: Admission fasting plasma glucose is associated with in-hospital outcomes in patients with acute coronary syndrome and diabetes: findings from the improving Care for Cardiovascular Disease in China - Acute Coronary Syndrome (CCC-ACS) project

Nan Ye, Lijiao Yang, Guoqin Wang, Weijing Bian, Fengbo Xu, Changsheng Ma, Dong Zhao, Jing Liu, Yongchen Hao, Jun Liu, Na Yang, Hong Cheng, the CCC-ACS

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

A case of primary aldosteronism with a negative aldosterone-to-renin ratio

Fengyi Liu, Liang Wang, Yanchun Ding

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Identification of biomarkers associated with metabolic cardiovascular disease using mRNA-SNP-miRNA regulatory network analysis

Zhiyuan Fan, Wenjuan Peng, Zhiwen Wang, Ling Zhang, Kuo Liu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Associations between elevated kidney and liver biomarker ratios, metabolic syndrome and all-cause and coronary heart disease (CHD) mortality: analysis of the U.S. National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)

Akinkunle Oye-Somefun, Jennifer L. Kuk, Chris I. Ardern

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Indoleamine 2,3 dioxygenase (IDO) level as a marker for significant coronary artery disease

Nattawut Wongpraparut, Ploy Pengchata, Sudarat Piyophirapong, Pariya Panchavinnin, Rungtiwa Pongakasira, Noppadol Arechep, Kanda Kasetsinsombat, Kittipong Maneechotesuwan

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Concordance of recommendations across clinical practice guidelines for the management of hypertension in Southeast Asia with internationally reputable sources

Chia Siang Kow, Syed Shahzad Hasan, Pei Se Wong, Rohit Kumar Verma

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Mid-term (up to 12 years) clinical and echocardiographic outcomes of percutaneous transvenous mitral commissurotomy in patients with rheumatic mitral stenosis

Yahya Dadjo, Maryam Moshkani Farahani, Reza Nowshad, Mohsen Sadeghi Ghahrodi, Alireza Moaref, Javad Kojuri

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Research on the correlation between activating transcription factor 3 expression in the human coronary artery and atherosclerotic plaque stability

J. Peng, C. Y. Le, B. Xia, J. W. Wang, J. J. Liu, Z. Li, Q. J. Zhang, Q. Zhang, J. Wang, C. W. Wan

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Importance of confirming the underlying diagnosis in patients with myocardial infarction and non-obstructive coronary arteries (MINOCA): a single-centre retrospective cohort study

T. F. S. Pustjens, A. Meerman, N. P. A. Vranken, A. W. Ruiters, B. Gho, M. Stein, M. Ilhan, L. Veenstra, P. Winkler, Á. Lux, S. Rasoul, A. W. J. van ‘t Hof

01.12.2021 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Dose approach matter? A meta-analysis of outcomes following transfemoral versus transapical transcatheter aortic valve replacement

Ruikang Guo, Minghui Xie, Wai Yen Yim, Wenconghui Wu, Weiwei Jiang, Yin Wang, Xingjian Hu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effectiveness of a new cardiac risk scoring model reclassified by QRS fragmentation as a predictor of postoperative cardiac event in patients with severe renal dysfunction

Hyun Jun Cho, Namkyun Kim, Hyeon Jeong Kim, Bo Eun Park, Hong Nyun Kim, Se Yong Jang, Myung Hwan Bae, Jang Hoon Lee, Dong Heon Yang, Hun Sik Park, Yongkeun Cho, Shung Chull Chae

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The rotational atherectomy with a guide extension catheter for calcified and tortuous lesions in left anterior descending artery: a case report

Taichi Kato, Masashi Fujino, Kensuke Takagi, Teruo Noguchi

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Role of community health volunteers in identifying people with elevated blood pressure for diagnosis and monitoring of hypertension in Malawi: a qualitative study

Elvis Safary, Micrina Mwandeti, Beatrice Matanje, Claudia Beiersmann, Caroline Mtaita, Veronica Shiroya, Volker Winkler, Andreas Deckert, Pratap Kumar, Sam Phiri, Florian Neuhann

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association of monocyte-to-high density lipoprotein ratio with arterial stiffness in patients with diabetes

Dyah Samti Mayasari, Nahar Taufiq, Hariadi Hariawan

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Extracellular volume quantification using synthetic haematocrit assessed from native and post-contrast longitudinal relaxation T1 times of a blood pool

Lukas Opatril, Roman Panovsky, Jan Machal, Tomas Holecek, Lucia Masarova, Vera Feitova, Vladimir Kincl, Marek Hodejovsky, Lenka Spinarova

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Winning hearts and minds: ECG reporting in the first seizure clinic

Xuya Huang, N. Malek, J. Simpson, D. Kalladka, F. G. Dunn, J. P. Leach

01.12.2021 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Pediatric In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest International Registry (PACHIN): protocol for a prospective international multicenter register of cardiac arrest in children

Jimena del Castillo, Débora Sanz, Laura Herrera, Jesús López-Herce, Grupo de Estudio de Parada Cardiaca Intrahospitalaria en la Infancia

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The effects of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein on the clinical outcomes in obstructive sleep apnea patients undergoing off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting

Mingxin Gao, Kangjun Fan, Wenyuan Yu, Hongli Liu, Yongxiang Wei, Yang Yu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effects of a pharmaceutical care intervention on clinical outcomes and patient adherence in coronary heart disease: the MIMeRiC randomized controlled trial

Malin Johansson Östbring, Tommy Eriksson, Göran Petersson, Lina Hellström

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Baseline pro-inflammatory gene expression in whole blood is related to adverse long-term outcomes after transcatheter aortic valve replacement: a case control study

Deena S. Goldwater, Mei Leng, Arun Karlamangla, Teresa Seeman, David Elashoff, Jonathan M. Wanagat, David B. Reuben, Brian R. Lindman, Steve Cole

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Particles and corrected particles of LDL and non-HDL are stronger predicters of coronary lesion in postmenopausal women

Chuang Li, Jingxun Chen, Siyue Wei, Mei Zhang, Yushun Chu, Fanpeng Meng, Jianyu Wang, Jie Tang, Jian Luo, Yu Yang, Xiulong Niu, Wei Cai

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Risk stratification and mortality prediction in octo- and nonagenarians with peripheral artery disease: a retrospective analysis

Christos Rammos, Aristotelis Kontogiannis, Amir A. Mahabadi, Martin Steinmetz, Daniel Messiha, Julia Lortz, Tienush Rassaf

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The expression of miR-211-5p in atherosclerosis and its influence on diagnosis and prognosis

Yanxia Zhang, Huiyun Wang, Yu Xia

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Delayed reversibility of complete atrioventricular block: cardio-biliary reflex after alcohol septal ablation in a patient with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy

Shu Fang, Lan Gao, Fan Yang, Yan-jun Gong

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Analysis of 18 complex diffuse arteriovenous malformation cases treated with percutaneous radiofrequency ablation

Chun-Xiao Ge, Mao-Zhong Tai, Tao Chen, Ke-Lei Li, Zhen-Guo Xu, Zhong-Ping Qin

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effect of a self-care educational intervention to improve self-care adherence among patients with chronic heart failure: a clustered randomized controlled trial in Northwest Ethiopia

Getenet Dessie, Sahai Burrowes, Henok Mulugeta, Dessalegn Haile, Ayenew Negess, Dubie Jara, Girma Alem, Bekele Tesfaye, Haymanot Zeleke, Tenaw Gualu, Temsgen Getaneh, Getiye Dejenu Kibret, Desalegne Amare, Endalkachew Worku Mengesha, Fasil Wagnew, Rasheda Khanam

05.08.2021 | COVID-19 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Perimyocarditis following first dose of the mRNA-1273 SARS-CoV-2 (Moderna) vaccine in a healthy young male: a case report

Ammar A. Hasnie, Usman A. Hasnie, Nirav Patel, Muhammad U. Aziz, Min Xie, Steven G. Lloyd, Sumanth D. Prabhu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The prevalence, relative risk factors and MTHFR C677T genotype of H type hypertension of the elderly hypertensives in Shanghai, China: a cross-section study

Prevalence of H type hypertension
Xiao-lin Qian, Hong Cao, Jun Zhang, Zhi-hui Gu, Wei-qin Tang, Lei Shen, Jia-lu Hu, Zhi-feng Yao, Lei Zhang, Min-na Tang, Xu-cheng Lv, Jun Zhou, Xue-juan Jin, Bin Hong, Zhao-qiang Cui, Jun-bo Ge

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Rare double orifice mitral valve malformation associated with bicuspid aortic valve in Turner syndrome: diagnosed by a series of novel three-dimensional echocardiography and literature review

Feifei Sun, Xueying Tan, Aijiao Sun, Xintong Zhang, Yanxiao Liang, Weidong Ren

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The elevated expression of TLR4 and MMP9 in human abdominal aortic aneurysm tissues and its implication

Tan Li, Xintong Li, Xiaozheng Liu, Jun Yang, Chunyan Ma

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Time-to-event prediction analysis of patients with chronic heart failure comorbid with atrial fibrillation: a LightGBM model

Chu Zheng, Jing Tian, Ke Wang, Linai Han, Hong Yang, Jia Ren, Chenhao Li, Qing Zhang, Qinghua Han, Yanbo Zhang

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Chest pain in a mid-aged woman, not simply myopericarditis: a case report of anti-Ku positive polymyositis

Weiping Tan, Bin Dong, Jincui Gu, Yang Peng, Ruicong Xue

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The correlation between patent foramen ovale and brain ischemia in plateau residents

Gang Liu, Zhao Feng, Fan Feng, Changju Xue, Fei Liu, Xiaoting Xie

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Myocardial bridging of the left anterior descending coronary artery as a risk factor for atrial fibrillation in patients with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy: a matched case–control study

Changrong Nie, Changsheng Zhu, Qiulan Yang, Minghu Xiao, Yanhai Meng, Shuiyun Wang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Non-specific pain and 30-day readmission in acute coronary syndromes: findings from the TRACE-CORE prospective cohort

Jinying Chen, Catarina I. Kiefe, Marc Gagnier, Darleen Lessard, David McManus, Bo Wang, Thomas K. Houston

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Demographic, clinical, and functional determinants of antithrombotic treatment in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation

Jose María Mostaza, Carmen Suarez, Jose María Cepeda, Luis Manzano, Demetrio Sánchez, on behalf of the PERFILAR study investigators

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association between eNOS rs1799983 polymorphism and hypertension: a meta-analysis involving 14,185 cases and 13,407 controls

Jikang Shi, Siyu Liu, Yanbo Guo, Sainan Liu, Jiayi Xu, Lingfeng Pan, Yueyang Hu, Yawen Liu, Yi Cheng

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Comparative effect of statin intensity between prediabetes and type 2 diabetes mellitus after implanting newer-generation drug-eluting stents in Korean acute myocardial infarction patients: a retrospective observational study

Yong Hoon Kim, Ae-Young Her, Myung Ho Jeong, Byeong-Keuk Kim, Sung-Jin Hong, Seunghwan Kim, Chul-Min Ahn, Jung-Sun Kim, Young-Guk Ko, Donghoon Choi, Myeong-Ki Hong, Yangsoo Jang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Comparison of lesion characteristics between conventional and high-power short-duration ablation using contact force-sensing catheter in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation

Chun-Chao Chen, Po-Tseng Lee, Vu Van Ba, Chieh-Mao Chuang, Yenn-Jiang Lin, Li-Wei Lo, Yu-Feng Hu, Fa-Po Chung, Chin-Yu Lin, Ting-Yung Chang, Jennifer Jeanne Vicera, Ting-Chun Huang, Chih-Min Liu, Cheng-I Wu, Isaiah C. Lugtu, Ankit Jain, Shih-Lin Chang, Shih-Ann Chen

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Renal denervation in a patient with a highly tortuous renal artery using a guide extension catheter: a case report

Peijiang Wang, Jindong Wan, Jixin Hou, Sen Liu, Fei Ran

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Left ventricular inflow obstruction due to a coronary arteriovenous fistula: a paediatric case report

Ayako Chida-Nagai, Hirokuni Yamazawa, Takao Tsujioka, Kota Taniguchi, Osamu Sasaki, Gaku Izumi, Nobuyasu Kato, Atsuhito Takeda

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Declined ELABELA plasma levels in hypertension patients with atrial fibrillation: a case control study

Zheng Ma, Lei Zhao, Ye-ping Zhang, Jiu-chang Zhong, Xin-chun Yang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association between cytochrome P450 2C19 polymorphism and clinical outcomes in clopidogrel-treated Uygur population with acute coronary syndrome: a retrospective study

Luhai Yu, Tingting Wang, Huidong Bai, Weijiang Zhu, Yanju Li, Jianhua Wu, Wenli Liu, Li Sun, Aiping Yu, Hongjian Li

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Clinical features and risk factors of postoperative in-hospital mortality following surgical repair of Stanford type A acute aortic dissection

Chen Ke, Hao Wu, Min Xi, Wei Shi, Qihong Huang, Guirong Lu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Hypertriglyceridemia impact on arterial parameters in patients with metabolic syndrome

Egidija Rinkūnienė, Vilma Dženkevičiūtė, Žaneta Petrulionienė, Eglė Majauskienė, Ligita Ryliškytė, Roma Puronaitė, Jolita Badarienė, Rokas Navickas, Aleksandras Laucevičius

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Post cardiac injury syndrome successfully treated with medications: a report of two cases

Mu-Shiang Huang, Yan-Hua Su, Ju-Yi Chen

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Adhesion of monocytes and endothelial cells isolated from the human aorta suppresses by miRNA-PEI particles

Adeleh Poursaleh, Farnaz Sadegh Beigee, Golnaz Esfandiari, Mohammad Najafi

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Increased ratio of sST2/LVMI predicted cardiovascular mortality and heart failure rehospitalization in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction patients: a prospective cohort study

Fuhai Li, Mengying Xu, Mingqiang Fu, Xiaotong Cui, Zhexun Lian, Hui Xin, Jingmin Zhou, Junbo Ge

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Electrocardiographic and electrophysiological characteristics of idiopathic ventricular arrhythmias with acute successful ablation at the superior portion of the mitral annulus

Chengye Di, Konstantinos P. Letsas, Peng Gao, Qun Wang, Yanxi Wu, Wenhua Lin

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Validity and reliability of the Italian version of the cardiac quality of life questionnaire for pediatric patients with heart disease (PedsQLTM)

Teresa Grimaldi Capitello, Francesca Bevilacqua, Roberta Vallone, Anna Maria Dall’Oglio, Francesca Santato, Salvatore Giannico, Giulio Calcagni, Simone Piga, Marta Ciofi degli Atti, Simonetta Gentile, Angela Rossi

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The therapeutic effects of excimer laser coronary atherectomy therapy for in-stent restenosis chronic total occlusions

Hui Li, Hu Ai, Le Li, Naixin Zheng, Guodong Tang, Guojian Yang, Ying Zhao, Fucheng Sun, Huiping Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Plasma carbohydrate antigen-125 for prediction of atrial fibrillation recurrence after radiofrequency catheter ablation

Qingya Wang, Chengjing Dang, Haoyu Liu, Jie Hui

01.12.2021 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Correction to: Myocardial bridging of the left anterior descending coronary artery as a risk factor for atrial fibrillation in patients with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy: a matched case–control study

Changrong Nie, Changsheng Zhu, Qiulan Yang, Minghu Xiao, Yanhai Meng, Shuiyun Wang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association of stent diameter and target vessel revascularization in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: a secondary retrospective analysis based on a Chinese cohort study

Tiancheng Xu, Beili Feng, Zaixing Zheng, Licheng Li, Weifang Zeng, Dongjuan Wang, Lin Zhang, Hengdong Li

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Abnormalities in lysine degradation are involved in early cardiomyocyte hypertrophy development in pressure-overloaded rats

Jialing Liu, Junhao Hu, Lanlan Tan, Qi Zhou, Xiaojing Wu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association of thrombocytopenia and infection in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention

Litao Wang, Weijiang Su, Jinhua Xue, Xiao Gong, Yining Dai, Jiyan Chen, Ling Xue, Pengcheng He, Yuanhui Liu, Ning Tan

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Giant right atrium, what does it hide? Case presentation

María Martín Talavera, Israel Valverde Pérez, Begoña Manso García

01.12.2021 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Correction to: Adherence to prescription guidelines and achievement of treatment goals among persons with coronary heart disease in Tromsø 7

Elisabeth Pedersen, Beate Hennie Garcia, Kjell H. Halvorsen, Anne Elise Eggen, Henrik Schirmer, Marit Waaseth

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Implementation of a zero fluoroscopic workflow using a simplified intracardiac echocardiography guided method for catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation, including repeat procedures

Tamas Tahin, Adam Riba, Barnabas Nemeth, Ferenc Arvai, Geza Lupkovics, Gabor Szeplaki, Laszlo Geller

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Case report: Diagnosis and emergency surgery on a young patient with extensive aortic dissection without any risk factors

Masoud Shafiee, Mohsen Shafiee, Noorollah Tahery, Omid Azadbakht, Zeinab Nassari, Reza Baghbani

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Outcomes of women with congenital heart disease admitted to acute-care hospitals for delivery in Japan: a retrospective cohort study using nationwide Japanese diagnosis procedure combination database

Manabu Nitta, Sayuri Shimizu, Makoto Kaneko, Kiyohide Fushimi, Shinichiro Ueda

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Cardiology providers’ recommendations for treatments and use of patient decision aids for multivessel coronary artery disease

Elizabeth L. Nichols, Glyn Elwyn, Anthony DiScipio, Mandeep S. Sidhu, A. James O’Malley, Daniel D. Matlock, Shama Alam, Cathy S. Ross, Megan Coylewright, David J. Malenka, Jeremiah R. Brown

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Health status measured by Kansas City Cardiomyopathy Questionnaire-12 in primary prevention implantable cardioverter defibrillator patients with heart failure

Gustav Mattsson, Marita Wallhagen, Peter Magnusson

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Mid-term outcomes of off-pump versus on-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery; statistical challenges in comparison

Ali Sheikhy, Aida Fallahzadeh, Saeed Sadeghian, Khalil Forouzannia, Jamshid Bagheri, Abbas Salehi-Omran, Masih Tajdini, Arash Jalali, Mina Pashang, Kaveh Hosseini

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Aortic root aortopathy in bicuspid aortic valve associated with high genetic risk

Mingjia Ma, Zongzhe Li, Mohamed Abdulkadir Mohamed, Ligang Liu, Xiang Wei

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Clinical characteristics and prognostic implications of diabetes and myocardial injury in patients admitted to the emergency room

Gil Bonet, Anna Carrasquer, Óscar M. Peiró, Raul Sanchez-Gimenez, Nisha Lal-Trehan, Victor del-Moral-Ronda, Isabel Fort-Gallifa, Alfredo Bardají

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Evaluation of Tp-e interval, Tp-e/QT ratio and index of cardiac-electrophysiological balance in patients with tinnitus

Hakan Kaya, Arif Suner, Mehtap Koparal, S. Cem Yucetas, Safiye Kafadar

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Exploring the diagnostic effectiveness for myocardial ischaemia based on CCTA myocardial texture features

Hengyu Zhao, Lijie Yuan, Zhishang Chen, Yuting Liao, Jiangzhou Lin

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prediction of cardiovascular risk in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a study of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey database

Yun Shi, Jing Zhang, Yingshuo Huang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Perioperative risk factors for new-onset postoperative atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting: a systematic review

Eun Ji Seo, Joonhwa Hong, Hyeon-Ju Lee, Youn-Jung Son

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Predicting the 10-year risk of cardiovascular diseases and its relation to healthy diet indicator in Iranian military personnel

Karim Parastouei, Mojtaba Sepandi, Eslam Eskandari

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Individual and combined association analysis of famine exposure and serum uric acid with hypertension in the mid-aged and older adult: a population-based cross-sectional study

Lin Zhang, Liu Yang, Congzhi Wang, Ting Yuan, Dongmei Zhang, Huanhuan Wei, Jing Li, Yunxiao Lei, Lu Sun, Xiaoping Li, Ying Hua, Hengying Che, Yuanzhen Li

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Is obstructive sleep apnoea associated with hypoxaemia and prolonged ICU stay after type A aortic dissection repair? A retrospective study in Chinese population

Xin Xi, Yu Chen, Wei-Guo Ma, Jiang Xie, Yong-Min Liu, Jun-Ming Zhu, Ming Gong, Guang-Fa Zhu, Li-Zhong Sun

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Accuracy of neutrophil to lymphocyte and monocyte to lymphocyte ratios as new inflammatory markers in acute coronary syndrome

Ahmed Mohammed Shumilah, Arwa Mohammed Othman, Anwar Kasim Al-Madhagi

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Clinical prediction scores and early anticoagulation therapy for new-onset atrial fibrillation in critical illness: a post-hoc analysis

Masaaki Sakuraya, Takuo Yoshida, Yusuke Sasabuchi, Shodai Yoshihiro, Shigehiko Uchino

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Relationship between serum lipid levels and ischemic stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation: a nested case–control study based on the China Atrial Fibrillation Registry

Fei Li, Xin Du, Liu He, Chao Jiang, Shijun Xia, Changsheng Ma, Jianzeng Dong

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Clinical characteristics and therapeutic strategy of frequent accelerated idioventricular rhythm

Lan Wang, Hailei Liu, Chao Zhu, Kai Gu, Gang Yang, Hongwu Chen, Weizhu Ju, Mingfang Li, Fengxiang Zhang, Bing Yang, Dao Wu Wang, Minglong Chen

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Medical cannabis authorization and the risk of cardiovascular events: a longitudinal cohort study

Arsene Zongo, Cerina Lee, Jason R. B. Dyck, Jihane El-Mourad, Elaine Hyshka, John G. Hanlon, Dean T. Eurich

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The role of multimodality imaging in diagnosing acute perimyocarditis secondary to Crohn’s disease

Hawani Sasmaya Prameswari, Iswaree Devi Balakrishnan, Chun Yuan Khoo, Loon Yee Teo, Lihua Laura Chan, Choon Ta Ng

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Custom-made fenestrated stent for mycotic aortic aneurysms: a report of two cases

Siting Li, Mengyin Chen, Yuehong Zheng, Zhili Liu, Rong Zeng

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Distribution characteristics and influencing factors of homocyteine in an apparently healthy examined population

Fang Bao, Ming Cui, Xiuying Shi, Shaoqing Ju, Hui Cong

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Takotsubo syndrome as an overlooked and elusive cause of a single episode of dyspnea in young women: a case report

Sung Eun Lee, Seung-Hyun Yoon, Hyo Jung Kang, Jung Hwan Ahn

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Risk factors and in-hospital mortality of postoperative hyperlactatemia in patients after acute type A aortic dissection surgery

Su Wang, Dashuai Wang, Xiaofan Huang, Hongfei Wang, Sheng Le, Jinnong Zhang, Xinling Du

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Dietary acid load and risk of cardiovascular disease: a prospective population-based study

Parvin Mirmiran, Zeinab Houshialsadat, Zahra Bahadoran, Sajjad Khalili‑Moghadam, Mohammad Karim Shahrzad, Fereidoun Azizi

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

MicroRNA-33-5p inhibits cholesterol efflux in vascular endothelial cells by regulating citrate synthase and ATP-binding cassette transporter A1

Qiong Xie, Jianqiang Peng, Ying Guo, Feng Li

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on aortic valve surgical service: a single centre experience

Dimitrios Vlastos, Ishaansinh Chauhan, Kwabena Mensah, Maria Cannoletta, Athanasios Asonitis, Ahmed Elfadil, Mario Petrou, Anthony De Souza, Cesare Quarto, Sunil K. Bhudia, Ulrich Rosendahl, John Pepper, George Asimakopoulos

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Development and validation of a risk prediction nomogram for in-stent restenosis in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention

Wenbo He, Changwu Xu, Xiaoying Wang, Jiyong Lei, Qinfang Qiu, Yingying Hu, Da Luo

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Adhesion pathway proteins and risk of atrial fibrillation in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis

Israel J. Mendez, Sheila M. Manemann, Elizabeth J. Bell, Nicholas B. Larson, Paul A. Decker, Marco A. Guerrero, Naomi Q. Hanson, Susan R. Heckbert, James S. Pankow, Michael Y. Tsai, Suzette J. Bielinski

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Construction and investigation of a circRNA-associated ceRNA regulatory network in Tetralogy of Fallot

Haifei Yu, Xinrui Wang, Hua Cao

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Risk factors of in-stent restenosis among coronary artery disease patients with syphilis undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: a retrospective study

Ling Zhang, Yu Wang, Zhe Zhang, Hongyuan Liang, Liang Wu, Liang Ni, Guiju Gao, Di Yang, Hongxin Zhao, Jiang Xiao

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Predictive value of CHADS2 and CHA2DS2-VASc scores for coronary artery lesions and in-hospital prognosis of patients with acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction

Xiaoli Li, Zhen Zeng, Xinchun Yang, Hongjiang Wang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Resistance exercise affects catheter-related thrombosis in rats through miR-92a-3p, oxidative stress and the MAPK/NF-κB pathway

Cui Wen, Yanping Ying, Huihan Zhao, Qingjuan Jiang, Xiao Gan, Yan Wei, Jiani Wei, Xinxin Huang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Interaction between gender and post resuscitation interventions on neurological outcome in an asphyxial rat model of cardiac arrest

Jianjie Wang, Jingru Li, Bihua Chen, Yiming Shen, Juan Wang, Kaifa Wang, Changlin Yin, Yongqin Li

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Left atrial appendage orifice area and morphology is closely associated with flow velocity in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation

Lei Chen, Changjiang Xu, Wensu Chen, Chaoqun Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Identification of key miRNAs and mRNAs related to coronary artery disease by meta-analysis

Long Liu, Jingze Zhang, Mei Wu, Haiming Xu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The impact of antihypertensive treatment initiation on health-related quality of life and cardiovascular risk factor levels: a prospective, interventional study

Aapo Tahkola, Päivi Korhonen, Hannu Kautiainen, Teemu Niiranen, Pekka Mäntyselkä

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The role of brain natriuretic peptide in atrial fibrillation: a substudy of the Substrate Modification with Aggressive Blood Pressure Control for Atrial Fibrillation (SMAC-AF) trial

Willy Weng, Rajin Choudhury, John Sapp, Anthony Tang, Jeff S. Healey, Isabelle Nault, Lena Rivard, Isabelle Greiss, Jordan Bernick, Ratika Parkash

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Risk factors for revascularization and in-stent restenosis in patients with triple-vessel disease after second-generation drug-eluting stent implantation: a retrospective analysis

MengYing Zeng, XiaoWei Yan, Wei Wu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Capnometric feedback training decreases 24-h blood pressure in hypertensive postmenopausal women

David E. Anderson, Alexis N. Reeves, Wolf E. Mehling, Margaret A. Chesney

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Proteome-scale profiling reveals MAFF and MAFG as two novel key transcription factors involved in palmitic acid-induced umbilical vein endothelial cell apoptosis

Mangyuan Wang, Fen Liu, Binbin Fang, Qiang Huo, Yining Yang

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Ruptured sinus of valsalva aneurysm presenting as syncope and hypotension: a case report

Guang Ying Zhuo, Pei Yong Zhang, Li Luo, Qian Tang, Tao Xiang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Reverse remodeling of tricuspid valve morphology and function in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension patients following pulmonary thromboendarterectomy: a cardiac magnetic resonance imaging and invasive hemodynamic study

Christian Alcaraz Frederiksen, Farhad Waziri, Steffen Ringgaard, Søren Mellemkjær, Tor Skibsted Clemmensen, Vibeke Elisabeth Hjortdal, Sten Lyager Nielsen, Steen Hvitfeldt Poulsen

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Delayed coronary artery occlusion after transcatheter aortic valve replacement and chimney stenting: a case report

Hui Li, Wenduo Zhang, Bo Xia, Fucheng Sun, Jiefu Yang, Huiping Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

A real-world study on diagnosis and prognosis of light-chain cardiac amyloidosis in Southern China

Zhijian Wu, Muzheng Li, Tudahun Ilyas, Wei Li, Mu Zeng, Fang Li, Yanxia Liu, Mingxian Chen, Yaqin Chen, Qingyi Zhu, Nenghua Qi, Qiming Liu, Jianjun Tang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prognostic implications of valvular heart disease in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation

Athanasios Samaras, Eleni Vrana, Anastasios Kartas, Dimitrios V. Moysidis, Andreas S. Papazoglou, Ioannis Doundoulakis, George Fotos, Georgios Rampidis, Dimitrios G. Tsalikakis, Georgios Efthimiadis, Haralambos Karvounis, Apostolos Tzikas, George Giannakoulas

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The association between platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio with mortality among patients suffering from acute decompensated heart failure

Maryam Heidarpour, Sepideh Bashiri, Mehrbod Vakhshoori, Kiyan Heshmat-Ghahdarijani, Farbod Khanizadeh, Shaghayegh Ferdowsian, Davood Shafie

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

ST-segment resolution as a marker for severe myocardial fibrosis in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction

Qian Dong, Xuesong Wen, Guanglei Chang, Rui Xia, Sihang Wang, Yunjing Yang, Yi Tao, Dongying Zhang, Shu Qin

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effect of sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors on left ventricular remodelling and longitudinal strain: a prospective observational study

Sergio Gamaza-Chulián, Enrique Díaz-Retamino, Fátima González-Testón, José Carlos Gaitero, María José Castillo, Raquel Alfaro, Elías Rodríguez, Eva González-Caballero, Antonio Martín-Santana

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The short-term safety and effectiveness of a new distal perforating stent graft in Type B aortic dissection: a retrospective study

Xunqiang Liu, Wenkai Ji, Min Tian, Huanjun Chen, Cuihong Li, Liqiong Zhang, Ying Yang, Jifeng Wang, Min Ji, Chunxin Yang, Enshuai Zhu, Lei Cong, Xili Zhang, Xiaona Zhou, Hailong Liu, Jiaping Wang, Jing Tan, Jinhui Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association between anion gap and mortality of aortic aneurysm in intensive care unit after open surgery

Yijing Gao, Zilin Hong, Runnan Shen, Shiran Zhang, Guochang You, Jie Chen, Xushun Guo, Senyi Peng, Kai Huang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Nature, availability, and utilization of women-focused cardiac rehabilitation: a systematic review

Taslima Mamataz, Gabriela L. M. Ghisi, Maureen Pakosh, Sherry L. Grace

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Sex and age difference in risk factor distribution, trend, and long-term outcome of patients undergoing isolated coronary artery bypass graft surgery

Babak Sattartabar, Ali Ajam, Mina Pashang, Arash Jalali, Saeed Sadeghian, Hamideh Mortazavi, Soheil Mansourian, Jamshid Bagheri, Abbas-Ali Karimi, Kaveh Hosseini

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Pericardial effusion caused by accidently placing a Micra transcatheter pacing system into the coronary sinus

Xueying Chen, Jingfeng Wang, Yixiu Liang, Yangang Su, Junbo Ge

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Admission white blood cell count predicts post-discharge mortality in patients with acute aortic dissection: data from the MIMIC-III database

Chiyuan Zhang, Zuli Fu, Hui Bai, Guoqiang Lin, Ruizheng Shi, Xuliang Chen, Qian Xu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The effect of preventative cardiovascular therapies on coronary artery disease in people with and without type 2 diabetes: a propensity-matched score study

Katerina V. Kiburg, Andrew I. MacIsaac, Georgia E. McCluskey, Vijaya Sundararajan, Richard J. MacIsaac

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Myocardial dissection complicating left sinus of Valsalva aneurysm in silent takayasu arteritis

Astri Astuti, Achmad Hafiedz Azis Kartamihardja, Muhammad Adniel Ilhamy, Muhammad Dinnar Fahlavi, Nuraini Yasmin Kusumawardhani, Melawati Hasan, Laniyati Hamijoyo

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Simultaneous acute limb ischemia related to acute Leriche syndrome and pulmonary embolism without existing patent foramen ovale: a case report

Ying-Sheng Li, Ying-Ching Li

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The impact of in-hospital cardiac rehabilitation program on medication adherence and clinical outcomes in patients with acute myocardial infarction in the Lazio region of Italy

Salvatore Soldati, Mirko Di Martino, Alessandro Cesare Rosa, Danilo Fusco, Marina Davoli, Gian Francesco Mureddu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Does overnight duty affect vascular endothelial function?

A. Garu, Eri Nitta, Yuri Yoshida, Erika Yata, Akari Tsunematsu, Tsuyoshi Araki, Atsushi Nagai, Shozo Yano

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The association between plasma furin and cardiovascular events after acute myocardial infarction

Zhi-Wei Liu, Qiang Ma, Jie Liu, Jing-Wei Li, Yun-Dai Chen

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Transition from metabolically healthy to unhealth status associated with risk of carotid artery plaque in Chinese adults

Tao Tan, Yiquan Zhou, Yanping Wan, Zhuping Fan, Renying Xu, Xiang Gao

01.12.2021 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Current progress of fluoroquinolones-increased risk of aortic aneurysm and dissection

Cui Jun, Bian Fang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association between anxiety symptoms and atrial fibrillation in a community cohort of Chinese older adults: a case-control study

Zhu-Xia Shen, Yu-Min Sun, Hui-Hui Gu, Yan Zhang, Zhi-Wen Shen, Xiao-Niu Liang, Ding Ding, Jun Wang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association between serum alanine and aspartate aminotransferase and blood pressure: a cross-sectional study of Chinese freshmen

Lijun Zhu, Zhengmei Fang, Yuelong Jin, Weiwei Chang, Mengyun Huang, Lianping He, Yan Chen, Yingshui Yao

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Trimetazidine offers myocardial protection in elderly coronary artery disease patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

Zhong-Liang Dai, Yi-Feng Song, Ya Tian, Yin Li, Miao Lin, Juan Lin, Qi Wang, Ping Wang, Wen-Li Gao

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Relationship among atrial fibrillation, the CHA2DS2-VASc score and ischaemic stroke in patients with coronary artery disease: a propensity score matching study in Hebei, China

Boqun Shi, Demin Liu, Qian Wang, Xue Geng, Qian Hou, Guoqiang Gu, Ruiqin Xie, Wei Cui

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Structural heart defects associated with ETB mutation, a cause of Hirschsprung disease

Ko-Chin Chen, Ko-Chien Chen, Zan-Min Song, Geoffrey D. Croaker

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prognostic value of CAD-RADS classification by coronary CTA in patients with suspected CAD

Zengfa Huang, Shutong Zhang, Nan Jin, Yun Hu, Jianwei Xiao, Zuoqin Li, Yang Yang, Ruihong Sun, Zheng Wang, Xiang Li, Yuanliang Xie, Xiang Wang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prevalence and trends of coronary artery disease risk factors and their effect on age of diagnosis in patients with established coronary artery disease: Tehran Heart Center (2005–2015)

Kaveh Hosseini, Seyedeh Hamideh Mortazavi, Saeed Sadeghian, Aryan Ayati, Mahdi Nalini, Arya Aminorroaya, Hamed Tavolinejad, Mojtaba Salarifar, Hamidreza Pourhosseini, Afsaneh Aein, Arash Jalali, Ali Bozorgi, Mehdi Mehrani, Farin Kamangar

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The effect of educational intervention based on Pender's health promotion model on quality of life and health promotion in patients with heart failure: an experimental study

Hossein Habibzadeh, Akram Shariati, Farshad Mohammadi, Salman Babayi

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prognostic impact of malnutrition on cardiovascular events in coronary artery disease patients with myocardial damage

Ryo Arikawa, Daisuke Kanda, Yoshiyuki Ikeda, Akihiro Tokushige, Takeshi Sonoda, Kazuhiro Anzaki, Mitsuru Ohishi

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Medical history of coronary artery disease and time to electrocardiogram in the emergency department: a real-life, single-center, retrospective analysis

Lukas Andreas Heger, Tina Glück, Klaus Kaier, Marcus Hortmann, Marina Rieder, Patrick M. Siegel, Philipp Diehl, Tobias Wengenmayer, Christoph B. Olivier, Christoph Bode, Hans-Joerg Busch, Daniel Duerschmied, Ingo Ahrens

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effects of sleep habits on acute myocardial infarction risk and severity of coronary artery disease in Chinese population

Xiaoqing Lian, Jie Gu, Sibo Wang, Jianjun Yan, Xiaowen Chen, Mingwei Wang, Yuqing Zhang, Liansheng Wang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Diagnostic performance of CMR, SPECT, and PET imaging for the detection of cardiac amyloidosis: a meta-analysis

Zhaoye Wu, Chunjing Yu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The predictive role of early recurrences of atrial arrhythmias after pulmonary vein cryoballoon ablation. Is blanking period an outdated concept? Insights from 12-month continuous cardiac monitoring

Karapet V. Davtyan, Arpi H. Topchyan, Hakob A. Brutyan, Elena N. Kalemberg, Maria S. Kharlap, Georgiy Yu. Simonyan, Andrey A. Kalemberg, Maria V. Kuznetsova

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Combined effect of hyperhomocysteinemia and smoking on the severity of coronary artery disease in young adults ≤ 35 years of age: a hospital-based observational study

Jiayin Sun, Wei Han, Sijing Wu, Shuo Jia, Zhenxian Yan, Yonghe Guo, Yingxin Zhao, Yujie Zhou, Xiaoli Liu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The burden, correlates and outcomes of left ventricular hypertrophy among young Africans with first ever stroke in Tanzania

Sarah Shali Matuja, Patricia Munseri, Candida Moshiro, Khuzeima Khanbhai, Karim Mahawish

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Development of a target product profile for a point-of-care cardiometabolic device

Beatrice Vetter, David Beran, Philippa Boulle, Arlene Chua, Roberto de la Tour, Lucy Hattingh, Pablo Perel, Gojka Roglic, Rangarajan Sampath, Michael Woodman, Sigiriya Aebischer Perone

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Difference in left atrial D-dimer level in patients with atrial fibrillation treated with direct oral anticoagulant

Tetsuya Watanabe, Koichi Tachibana, Yukinori Shinoda, Tomoko Minamisaka, Hidetada Fukuoka, Hirooki Inui, Keisuke Ueno, Souki Inoue, Kentaro Mine, Shiro Hoshida

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Clinical outcomes of nicorandil administration in patients with acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Ning Geng, Li Ren, Lisheng Xu, Deling Zou, Wenyue Pang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Predictive value of ACEF II score in patients with multi-vessel coronary artery disease undergoing one-stop hybrid coronary revascularization

Yanyan Li, Chuang Li, Dejing Feng, Qian Zhang, Kuibao Li, Yu Liu, Xinchun Yang, Lefeng Wang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Significance of day-to-day glucose variability in patients after acute coronary syndrome

Machiko Miyoshi, Hiroyasu Uzui, Tomohiro Shimizu, Takayoshi Aiki, Yuichiro Shiomi, Minoru Nodera, Hiroyuki Ikeda, Naoto Tama, Kanae Hasegawa, Tetsuji Morishita, Kentaro Ishida, Shinsuke Miyazaki, Hiroshi Tada

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The multivariable prognostic models for severe complications after heart valve surgery

Yunqi Liu, Jiefei Xiao, Xiaoying Duan, Xingwei Lu, Xin Gong, Jiantao Chen, Mai Xiong, Shengli Yin, Xiaobo Guo, Zhongkai Wu

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Facilitators and barriers in prevention of cardiovascular disease in Limpopo, South Africa: a qualitative study conducted with primary health care managers

Mbuyiselo Douglas, Nancy Kgatla, Tholene Sodi, Geofrey Musinguzi, Tebogo Mothiba, Linda Skaal, Mpsanyana Makgahlela, Hilde Bastiaens

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Shifting from vitamin K antagonists to non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants in patients with atrial fibrillation: predictors, patterns and temporal trends

Arthur Shiyovich, Varda Shalev, Gabriel Chodick, Matanya Tirosh, Amos Katz, Miriam M. Klar, Mony Shuvy, David Pereg, Sa’ar Minha

01.12.2021 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The BrAID study protocol: integration of machine learning and transcriptomics for brugada syndrome recognition

M. A. Morales, M. Piacenti, M. Nesti, G. Solarino, P. Pieragnoli, G. Zucchelli, S. Del Ry, M. Cabiati, F. Vozzi

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Hydrogen sulfide prevents arterial medial calcification in rats with diabetic nephropathy

Fang-Zheng Wang, Hong Zhou, Hong-Yu Wang, Hang-Bing Dai, Qing Gao, Pei Qian, Ye-Bo Zhou

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Complement component 7 is associated with total- and cardiac death in chest-pain patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome

Reidun Aarsetøy, Thor Ueland, Pål Aukrust, Annika E. Michelsen, Ricardo Leon de la Fuente, Heidi Grundt, Harry Staines, Ottar Nygaard, Dennis W. T. Nilsen

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Digital health device measured sleep duration and ideal cardiovascular health: an observational study

Jane A. Leopold, Elliott M. Antman

01.12.2021 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Rationale and design of the application value of Beijing Vascular Health Stratification (BVHS): predictive value of combined assessment of vascular structure and function for cardiovascular events in general Chinese population

Huan Liu, Xiaohua Zhou, Jinbo Liu, Wei Huang, Na Zhao, Hongyu Wang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prediction of all-cause mortality in coronary artery disease patients with atrial fibrillation based on machine learning models

Xinyun Liu, Jicheng Jiang, Lili Wei, Wenlu Xing, Hailong Shang, Guangan Liu, Feng Liu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Technical advance in silico and in vitro development of a new bipolar radiofrequency ablation device for renal denervation

Noel Pérez, Karl Muffly, Stephen E. Saddow

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Clinical outcomes of an ultrathin-strut sirolimus-eluting stent in all-comers population: Thailand Orsiro registry

Pannipa Suwannasom, Siriporn Athiksakul, Tasalak Thonghong, Vorarit Lertsuwunseri, Jarkarpun Chaipromprasit, Suphot Srimahachota, Wasan Udayachalerm, Srun Kuanprasert, Wacin Buddhari

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Insufficient procedural anticoagulation during leadless pacing led to catheter-related thrombosis in a hemodialysis patient

Qiang Chen, Yong Jiang Ma, Chun Hong Zhang, Li Wei Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Rheumatic heart disease in The Gambia: clinical and valvular aspects at presentation and evolution under penicillin prophylaxis

Lamin E. S. Jaiteh, Lamin Drammeh, Suzanne T. Anderson, John Mendy, Samba Ceesay, Umberto D’Alessandro, Jonathan Carapetis, Mariana Mirabel, Annette Erhart

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The ratio of HDL-C to apoA-I interacts with free triiodothyronine to modulate coronary artery disease risk

Li Li, Gaojun Cai, Wei Lu, Feng Li, Lei Yu, Jianqiang Xiao

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Adherence to recommendations for secondary prevention medications after myocardial infarction in Estonia: comparison of real-world data from 2004 to 2005 and 2017 to 2018

Piret Lõiveke, Toomas Marandi, Tiia Ainla, Krista Fischer, Jaan Eha

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Measuring the ratio of femoral vein diameter to femoral artery diameter by ultrasound to estimate volume status

Zhihang Ma, Jiaxin Gai, Yinghan Sun, Yunpeng Bai, Hongyi Cai, Lei Wu, Lixiu Sun, Junyan Liu, Li Xue, Bingchen Liu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Association of atrial arrhythmias with thrombospondin-1 in patients with acute myocardial infarction

Wenkai Liao, Li Xu, Yuxia Pan, Jie Wei, Peijia Wang, Xinchun Yang, Mulei Chen, Yuanfeng Gao

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Decreased estimated glomerular filtration rate predicts long-term recurrence after catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation in mild to moderate renal insufficiency

Jing Zheng, Deling Zu, Keyun Cheng, Yunlong Xia, Yingxue Dong, Zhenyan Gao

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Risk factors for mortality in patients undergoing continuous renal replacement therapy after cardiac surgery

Chang Liu, Hai-Tao Zhang, Li-Jun Yue, Ze-Shi Li, Ke Pan, Zhong Chen, Su-Ping Gu, Tuo Pan, Jun Pan, Dong-Jin Wang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Obesity measures, metabolic health and their association with 15-year all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in the SAMINOR 1 Survey: a population-based cohort study

Vilde Lehne Michalsen, Sarah H. Wild, Kirsti Kvaløy, Johan Svartberg, Marita Melhus, Ann Ragnhild Broderstad

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Human epididymis protein 4: a novel predictor of ischemic cardiomyopathy

Yi Tang, Yinzhen Wang, Xiaoping Xu, Laura Yan Tu, Pei Huang, Xiaoyan Yang, Lihua Li, Juan Wu, Yan Zhang, Qinghua Fu, Yingli Yu, Zhaofen Zheng, Lixia Song, Yi Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The midterm effect of exercise capacity and quality of life in adult patients who underwent hybrid transthoracic device closure of ventricular septal defects

Qiang Chen, Rong Yang, Yu-Qing Lei, Kai-Peng Sun, Hua Cao

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

A ten-genes-based diagnostic signature for atherosclerosis

Feng Zhu, Lili Zuo, Rui Hu, Jin Wang, Zhihua Yang, Xin Qi, Limin Feng

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Risk factors and clinical characteristics for bronchopulmonary dysplasia associated pulmonary hypertension in very-low-birth-weight infants

Junfang Sun, Bowen Weng, Xiaoyue Zhang, Xiaoyun Chu, Cheng Cai

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Cardiovascular disease and its management among Pacific people: a systematic review by ethnicity and place of birth

Julie Winter-Smith, Vanessa Selak, Matire Harwood, Shanthi Ameratunga, Corina Grey

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Ultrasonic biomechanics method for vortex and wall motion of left ventricle: a phantom and in vivo study

Aohua Zhang, Min Pan, Long Meng, Fengshu Zhang, Wei Zhou, Yaonan Zhang, Rongqin Zheng, Lili Niu, Yanling Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Circulating adipsin is associated with asymptomatic carotid atherosclerosis in obese adults

Jinhua Zhang, Fei Teng, Lingling Pan, Dan Guo, Jianfang Liu, Kangli Li, Youwen Yuan, Wenyuan Li, Huijie Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

MicroRNA-375-3p is implicated in carotid artery stenosis by promoting the cell proliferation and migration of vascular smooth muscle cells

Yuxia Yin, Zhen Cheng, Xiaoling Fu, Shishun Ji

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Regional contributions to left ventricular stroke volume determined by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in cardiac resynchronization therapy

Björn Östenson, Ellen Ostenfeld, Anna Werther-Evaldsson, Anders Roijer, Zoltan Bakos, Mikael Kanski, Einar Heiberg, Håkan Arheden, Rasmus Borgquist, Marcus Carlsson

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Clinical utility of aVR lead T-wave in electrocardiogram of patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction

Babak Kazemi, Seyyed-Reza Sadat-Ebrahimi, Abdolmohammad Ranjbar, Fariborz Akbarzadeh, M. Reza Sadaie, Naser Safaei, Mehdi Esmaeil zadeh-Saboor, Bahram Sohrabi, Samad Ghaffari

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Cohort study on the prognosis of acute cerebral infarction in different circulatory systems at 1-year follow-up

Li-Li Chen, Wen-Ting Wang, Sai Zhang, Hui-Miao Liu, Xiao-Yang Yuan, Xu Yang, Ping Gu

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Cardiogenic shock complicating multisystem inflammatory syndrome following COVID-19 infection: a case report

Michael I. Gurin, Yue J. Lin, Samuel Bernard, Randal I. Goldberg, Navneet Narula, Robert T. Faillace, Carlos L. Alviar, Sripal Bangalore, Norma M. Keller

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The 10-year incidence of hypertension across blood pressure categories in a population-based cohort in southwestern Sweden

Ulf Lindblad, Klara Lundholm, Jenny Eckner, Ying Li, Lennart Råstam, I. Margareta Hellgren, Bledar Daka

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The impact of cardiomotor rehabilitation on endothelial function in elderly patients with chronic heart failure

Juming Chen, Shenhong Gu, Yanling Song, Xinbo Ji, Wangyuan Zeng, Xiaoxi Wang, Yachun Wang, Qingfeng Feng

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension in Northern China: a cross-sectional study

Xiaoqian Xu, Han Bao, Zixuan Tian, Hao Zhu, Lige Zhu, Liwei Niu, Tao Yan, Hairong Dong, Xin Fang, Xingguang Zhang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Data mining: traditional spring festival associated with hypercholesterolemia

Danchen Wang, Yutong Zou, Honglei Li, Songlin Yu, Liangyu Xia, Xinqi Cheng, Ling Qiu, Tengda Xu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The relationship between arterial stiffness index and coronary heart disease and its severity

Longjian Gao, Dasheng Lu, Guangwei Xia, Hao Zhang

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Cardiogenic shock with highly complicated course after influenza A virus infection treated with vva-ECMO and Impella CP (ECMELLA): a case report

Daniel Ebert, Nils Mungard, Alexander Mensch, Lorenz Homeister, Jan Willsch, Richard Ibe, Henning Baust, Markus Stiller, Artur Rebelo, Joerg Ukkat, Angelos G. Rigopoulos, Elke Weber, Michael Bucher, Michel Noutsias

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The association between neutrophil–lymphocyte ratio and poor outcomes following infant cardiac surgery

Peng Gao, Jinping Liu, Xu Wang, Peiyao Zhang, Yu Jin, Liting Bai, Yixuan Li

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Estimated plasma volume status (ePVS) is a predictor for acute myocardial infarction in-hospital mortality: analysis based on MIMIC-III database

Jun Chen, Jiayi Shen, Dongsheng Cai, Tiemin Wei, Renyi Qian, Chunlai Zeng, Lingchun Lyu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effect of fasting blood glucose on risk of new‐onset hypertension in rural Chinese population: a 15-year follow-up cohort

Jing Liu, Nan N. Cheng, Zi Y. Zhou, Yue Zhang, Jie Yang, Li S. Liu, Yun Song, Xiao Huang, Gen F. Tang, Bin Y. Wang, Xian H. Qin, Xi P. Xu, Xiang Q. Kong

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effect of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids on ischemic heart disease and cardiometabolic risk factors: a two-sample Mendelian randomization study

Bayi Xu, Zhixia Xu, Duanmin Xu, Xuerui Tan

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The CADILLAC risk score accurately identifies patients at low risk for in-hospital mortality and adverse cardiovascular events following ST elevation myocardial infarction

Ryan S. Wilson, Peter Malamas, Brent Dembo, Sumeet K. Lall, Ninad Zaman, Brandon R. Peterson

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Effect of renal function on high-density lipoprotein particles in patients with coronary heart disease

Long Jieni, Xue Yazhi, Zeng Xiaorong, Liu Dan, Ma Yusheng, Rao Jiahuan, Zhang Bin, Li Li, Guo Zhigang

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Investigating the effect of multimedia education in combination with teach-back method on quality of life and cardiac anxiety in patients with heart failure: a randomized clinical trial

Fateme Mohammadi, Mitra Sadeghi Jahromi, Mostafa Bijani, Shanaz Karimi, Azizallah Dehghan

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Comparison of risk factors for ischemic stroke and coronary events in a population-based cohort

Iram Faqir Muhammad, Yan Borné, Suneela Zaigham, Martin Söderholm, Linda Johnson, Margaretha Persson, Olle Melander, Gunnar Engström

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Clinical outcomes in 2481 unselected real-world patients treated with a polymer-free sirolimus-eluting stent: 3 years results from the NANO multicenter Registry

Yi Dai, Rutao Wang, Fengying Chen, Yaojun Zhang, Yi Liu, He Huang, Ping Yang, Ruining Zhang, Bo Zheng, Chao Gao, Yundai Chen, Ling Tao

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Macro-reentrant atrial tachycardia after tricuspid or mitral valve surgery: is there difference in electrophysiological characteristics and effectiveness of catheter ablation?

Xin-hua Wang, Ling-cong Kong, Tian Shuang, Zheng Li, Jun Pu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The quality of patients’ self-blood pressure measurements: a cross-sectional study

Katarzyna Nessler, Anna Krztoń-Królewiecka, Anna Suska, Mitchell R. Mann, Michał B. Nessler, Adam Windak

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Efficacy of R2CHA2DS2-VA score for predicting thromboembolism in Thai patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation

Komsing Methavigul, Poom Sairat, Rungroj Krittayaphong, for the COOL-AF Investigators

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Value of addition of coronary artery calcium to risk scores in the prediction of major cardiovascular events in patients with type 2 diabetes

Barak Zafrir, Walid Saliba, Rachel Shay Li Widder, Razi Khoury, Elad Shemesh, David A. Halon

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Hyperoxia during extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation for refractory cardiac arrest is associated with severe circulatory failure and increased mortality

Jean Bonnemain, Marco Rusca, Zied Ltaief, Aurélien Roumy, Piergiorgio Tozzi, Mauro Oddo, Matthias Kirsch, Lucas Liaudet

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Reduction of cardiovascular risk factors among young men with hypertension using an interactive decision aid: cluster-randomized control trial

Liina Kask-Flight, Koray Durak, Kadri Suija, Anneli Rätsep, Ruth Kalda

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Unrecognized concomitant ventricular septal rupture and left ventricular aneurysm 10 months after myocardial infarction in a patient presenting with chronic heart failure

Masashi Kawamura, Osamu Monta, Kana Shibata, Yasushi Tsutsumi

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Expectant management of prolonged hemolysis following complete transcatheter coil closure of a patent ductus arteriosus after previous pulmonary artery banding: a case report

Mao-Sheng Hwang, Ching-Chia Kuo, Hung-Tao Chung, Hsin-Mao Hsu, Jaw-Ji Chu, Chao-Jan Wang

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Usefulness of cardiac magnetic resonance images for prediction of sudden cardiac arrest in patients with mitral valve prolapse: a multicenter retrospective cohort study

Jae-Hyuk Lee, Jae-Sun Uhm, Young Joo Suh, Min Kim, In-Soo Kim, Moo-Nyun Jin, Min Soo Cho, Hee Tae Yu, Tae-Hoon Kim, Yoo Jin Hong, Hye-Jeong Lee, Chi Young Shim, Young Jin Kim, Jun Kim, Jong-Youn Kim, Boyoung Joung, Geu-Ru Hong, Hui-Nam Pak, Gi-Byoung Nam, Kee-Joon Choi, You-Ho Kim, Moon-Hyoung Lee

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Usefulness of ECG criteria to rule out left ventricular hypertrophy in older individuals with true left bundle branch block: an observational study

Caio Assis Moura Tavares, Nelson Samesima, Felippe Lazar Neto, Ludhmila Abrahão Hajjar, Lucas C. Godoy, Eduardo Messias Hirano Padrão, Mirella Facin, Wilson Jacob Filho, Michael E. Farkouh, Carlos Alberto Pastore

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Impact of anemia on in-stent restenosis after percutaneous coronary intervention

Huilin Hu, Shijun Wang, Guanmin Tang, Changlin Zhai, Liang Shen

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Educational attainment in patients with congenital heart disease: a comprehensive systematic review and meta-analysis

Lucia Cocomello, Arnaldo Dimagli, Giovanni Biglino, Rosie Cornish, Massimo Caputo, Deborah A. Lawlor

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Urgent transcatheter aortic valve implantation in an all-comer population: a single-centre experience

Arpad Lux, Leo F. Veenstra, Suzanne Kats, Wim Dohmen, Jos G. Maessen, Arnoud W. J. van ’t Hof, Bart Maesen

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Glasgow Aneurysm Score: a predictor of long-term mortality following endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm?

Anıl Özen, Metin Yılmaz, Görkem Yiğit, İsa Civelek, Mehmet Ali Türkçü, Ferit Çetinkaya, Ertekin Utku Ünal, Hakkı Zafer İşcan

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Preoperative beta-blocker in ventricular dysfunction patients: need a more granular quality metric

Hanwei Tang, Kai Chen, Jianfeng Hou, Xiaohong Huang, Sheng Liu, Shengshou Hu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Total NT-proBNP, a novel biomarker related to recurrent atrial fibrillation

Lidia Staszewsky, Jennifer M. T. A. Meessen, Deborah Novelli, Ursula-Henrike Wienhues-Thelen, Marcello Disertori, Aldo P. Maggioni, Serge Masson, Gianni Tognoni, Maria Grazia Franzosi, Donata Lucci, Roberto Latini

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Proteinuria is independently associated with carotid atherosclerosis: a multicentric study

Wencai Jiang, Meixiang Chen, Jianyu Huang, Yu Shang, Changyu Qin, Zheng Ruan, Shuang Li, Ruixin Wang, Pengfei Li, Yuekang Huang, Jianxiong Liu, Lin Xu

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

30 day predicted outcome in undifferentiated chest pain: multicenter validation of the HEART score in Tunisian population

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01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Acute coronary syndrome with non-obstructive coronary arteries (ACS-NOCA) in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Sarinya Puwanant, Angkawipa Trongtorsak, Chaisiri Wanlapakorn, Nattakorn Songsirisuk, Aekarach Ariyachaipanich, Smonporn Boonyaratavej

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

High take off left main coronary artery accompanied by multicryptic left ventricle myocardium detected by cardiac computerized tomography in a young male: case report

Özge Ozden Tok, Ignatios Ikonomidis, Konstantinos Papadopoulos, Ömer Göktekin, Gülsüm Bingöl, Giovanni Di Salvo

01.12.2021 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Diagnostic performance of a wearing dynamic ECG recorder for atrial fibrillation screening: the HUAMI heart study

Wenxia Fu, Ruogu Li

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement associated infective endocarditis case series: broadening the criteria for diagnosis is the need of the hour

Kriti Lnu, Shamim Ansari, Shantanu Mahto, Hemal Gada, Mubashir Mumtaz, David Loran, Nikhil J. Theckumparapil, Amit N. Vora

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Acute myocardial infarction with left main coronary artery ostial negative remodelling as the first manifestation of Takayasu arteritis: a case report

Shiqiang Zhou, Chao Gao, Fei Li

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Constrictive pericarditis in the setting of repeated chest trauma in a mixed martial arts fighter

Meganne N. Ferrel, Sentia Iriana, I. Raymond Thomason, Christy L. Ma, Katsiaryna Tsarova, Brent D. Wilson, Stephen H. McKellar, John J. Ryan

01.12.2021 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Hybrid repair of aberrant right subclavian artery with aortic dissection caused by Kommerell diverticulum

Tieyan Li, Lin Zou, Yunzhen Feng, Guoliang Fan, Yuanfeng Xin

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

A time-series prediction model of acute myocardial infarction in northern of Iran: the risk of climate change and religious mourning

Hamid Sharif Nia, Ozkan Gorgulu, Navaz Naghavi, Erika Sivarajan Froelicher, Fatemeh Khoshnavay Fomani, Amir Hossein Goudarzian, Saeed Pahlevan Sharif, Roghiyeh Pourkia, Ali Akbar Haghdoost

01.12.2021 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Is myocardial bridge more frequently detected on radial access coronary angiography?

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