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17.06.2019 | Original articles

Everolimus- vs. novolimus-eluting bioresorbable scaffolds in patients with acute coronary syndrome

MD Prof. H. M. Nef, MD J. Wiebe, G. Schmidt, MD H. Möllmann, MD N. F. Boeder, MD O. Dörr, MD T. Bauer, MD F. Blachutzik, MD C. Liebetrau, MD A. Elsässer, MSc, PhD N. Foin, MD C. W. Hamm

17.06.2019 | Original articles

Prognostic value of lipid levels in short-term outcome after TAVI

MD N. S. Yelgeç, MD A. Emre

17.06.2019 | Review articles

Prevalence of TTN mutations in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy

A meta-analysis

A meta-analysis was performed to assess the prevalence of TTN mutations in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM). Prevalence point estimates and 95% confidence intervals were computed using the logit transformation formula. The prevalence of …

MM H.-J. Fang, MPH B.-P. Liu

14.06.2019 | Original articles Open Access

Effect of typhaneoside on ventricular remodeling and regulation of PI3K/Akt/mTOR pathway

X. Zhang, K. Yang, H. Zhang, W. Dong, W. Peng, Y. Zhao

11.06.2019 | Main topic

Left heart function in COPD

Impact of lung deflation

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) primarily affects the lungs; however, cardiovascular conditions are among the most common extrapulmonary comorbidities. Besides shared risk factors such as cigarette smoking, pathophysiological …

N. Struß, Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. J. Bauersachs, Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. T. Welte, Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. J. M. Hohlfeld

11.06.2019 | Originalien

Effekt von Humortraining auf Stress, Heiterkeit und Depression bei Patienten mit koronarer Herzkrankheit und therapierefraktärer Angina pectoris

Die koronare Herzkrankheit (KHK) ist trotz Verbesserungen in Diagnostik und Therapie immer noch die führende Todesursache in den westlichen Industrienationen [ 1 ]. Darüber hinaus haben etwa 20–30 % der KHK-Patienten trotz erfolgreicher …

M. Voss, Prof. Dr. med. B. Wild, Dr. E. von Hirschhausen, T. Fuchs, PD Dr. med. P. Ong

11.06.2019 | Original articles

Prognosis of patients with previous myocardial infarction, coronary slow flow, and normal coronary angiogram

This retrospective, observational study included a total of 141 consecutive patients with CSF who underwent elective (84%) or urgent (16%) coronary angiography at the Department of Cardiology, University Clinical Hospital Centre Zemun, Belgrade …

MD A. Zivanic, I. Stankovic, I. Ilic, B. Putnikovic, A. N. Neskovic

28.05.2019 | Erratum

Erratum to: Stroke in patients with prosthetic valve endocarditis

Single-center cohort study in China

Erratum to: Herz 2019 The original article has been corrected. The data given in Table 4 for patient No. 13 were wrong. Please find here the corrected Table.The authors and publisher apologize for this … …

G.-F. Cao, W. Liu, L. Cao, Y. Wang

20.05.2019 | Main topic

COPD and heart failure: differential diagnosis and comorbidity

Heart failure (HF) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) represent the most important differential diagnoses of dyspnea in elderly people. Heart failure is the inability of the heart to pump sufficient amounts of blood through the …

MD, PhD G. Güder, S. Störk

17.05.2019 | Main topic

Right ventricular function in pulmonary (arterial) hypertension

The right ventricle (RV) is the main determinant of prognosis in pulmonary hypertension. Adaptation and maladaptation of the RV are of crucial importance. In the course of disease, RV contractility increases through changes in muscle properties …

Dr. K. Tello, H. Gall, M. Richter, A. Ghofrani, R. Schermuly

10.05.2019 | Original articles

Pericardial complications and postcardiac injury syndrome after cardiovascular implantable electronic device placement

A meta-analysis and systematic review

A systematic review was conducted according to PRISMA guidelines [ 17 ]. Medline, Embase, and Web of Science databases were searched from February 2007 to February 2017 using a prespecified search strategy. Relevant MeSH headings and variants of …

MD B. R. Verma, MD K. Banerjee, MD A. Noll, MD C. K. Ala, MD M. Badar, MD D. Kwon, MD C. L. Jellis, MD R. Hachamovitch, MD A. Hussein, MD Dr. A. L. Klein

10.05.2019 | Original articles

Stroke in patients with prosthetic valve endocarditis

Single-center cohort study in China
G.-F. Cao, W. Liu, L. Cao, Y. Wang

30.04.2019 | Original articles

QTc interval prolongation during recovery from brief high-intensity intermittent exercise in obese adults

The risk of malignant arrhythmias is higher during extremely intense exercise and after its cessation. It is still unclear whether high-intensity interval exercise (HIE), an increasingly popular option in preventive and rehabilitative medicine …

J. Nie, Dr. Q. Shi, Z. Kong, C. K. Lao, H. Zhang, T. K. Tong

30.04.2019 | Review articles

Associations between nine candidate genetic polymorphisms with coronary heart disease

A meta-analysis

Currently, coronary heart disease (CHD), including stable angina, unstable angina, myocardial infarction (MI), and sudden cardiac death, is considered as a global public health problem and the leading cause of mortality and morbidity worldwide [ 1 …

Q. Li, Q. Du

16.04.2019 | Erratum Open Access

Erratum zu: Warum brauchen wir Cardiac-Arrest-Zentren?

Erratum zu: Herz 2018 43:506–511 Der Artikel „Warum brauchen wir Cardiac-Arrest-Zentren?“ von K.H. Scholz und B.W. Böttinger wurde ursprünglich … …

Prof. Dr. med. K. H. Scholz, M.L., D.E.A.A., F.E.S.C., F.E.R.C. Prof. Dr. med. B. W. Böttiger

29.01.2019 | Original articles Open Access

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement in atypical valve anatomy using the Lotus valve

A Chinese single-center experience
Q. Xu, X. Liu, J. Jiang, Y. He, Q. Zhu, F. Gao, F. Du, W. He, J. Cheng, M. Kong, Z. Pu, Q. Zhou, R. Gooley, J. Wang

29.01.2019 | Erratum

Erratum to: Efficacy of liraglutide intervention in myocardial infarction

A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Erratum to: Herz 2018 In the above mentioned article, the affiliations of the authors and the corresponding address were not given correctly. The correct affiliations/address of correspondence is as …

X. Yang, Z. Liang

17.01.2019 | Review articles

Preventive use of carvedilol for anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Dr. T. Zhan, Dr. M. Daniyal, Dr. J. Li, Dr. Y. Mao

09.01.2019 | Originalien

ARENA – Projekt Vorhofflimmern in der Rhein-Neckar-Region

Vorhofflimmern (VHF) ist die häufigste tachykarde Herzrhythmusstörung. Aufgrund des demographischen Wandels ist mit einer deutlichen Zunahme von VHF-Patienten in den nächsten Jahrzehnten zu rechnen. In der Metropolregion Rhein-Neckar leben mehr …

MD S. Baumann, MD A. Grau, MD J. Senges, MD S. Schneider, MD A. Alonso, MD H. A. Katus, MD D. Thomas, MD B. Waldecker, MD M. Haass, MD R. Zahn, MD U. Zeymer, MD I. Akin, MD M. Kruska, MD C. Fischer, MD Prof. Dr. med. M. Borggrefe

05.12.2018 | Original articles

Decreased platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio as predictor of thrombogenesis in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation

MD K. Zuo, MD X. Yang