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    February 2018
  1. FLORE V
    QRS fragmentation after acute myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;253:27-28.
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  2. TRITTO I, Zuchi C, Ambrosio G
    Small and large vessels disease in unrecognized myocardial infarction: A long way to go?
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;253:25-26.
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  3. REDFORS B, Kosmidou I, Crowley A, Maehara A, et al
    Prognostic significance of QRS fragmentation and correlation with infarct size in patients with anterior ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction treated with percutaneous coronary intervention: Insights from the INFUSE-AMI trial.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;253:20-24.
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  4. OHRN AM, Schirmer H, von Hanno T, Mathiesen EB, et al
    Small and large vessel disease in persons with unrecognized compared to recognized myocardial infarction: The Tromso Study 2007-2008.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;253:14-19.
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  5. GUPTA A, Bajaj NS, Arora P, Arora G, et al
    FFR-guided multivessel stenting reduces urgent revascularization compared with infarct-related artery only stenting in ST-elevation myocardial infarction: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;252:63-67.
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  6. CAVALLI G, Tomelleri A, Di Napoli D, Baldissera E, et al
    Prevalence of Takayasu arteritis in young women with acute ischemic heart disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;252:21-23.
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    January 2018
  7. TSUJIMOTO T, Kajio H
    Favorable effects of statins in the treatment of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction in patients without ischemic heart disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Jan 4. pii: S0167-5273(17)34189.
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  8. BEIERT T, Knappe V, Tiyerili V, Stockigt F, et al
    Chronic lower-dose relaxin administration protects from arrhythmia in experimental myocardial infarction due to anti-inflammatory and anti-fibrotic properties.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;250:21-28.
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    December 2017
  9. DEGANO IR, Subirana I, Fusco D, Tavazzi L, et al
    Percutaneous coronary intervention reduces mortality in myocardial infarction patients with comorbidities: Implications for elderly patients with diabetes or kidney disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;249:83-89.
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  10. HORTMANN M, Robinson S, Mohr M, Haenel D, et al
    Circulating HtrA2 after primary percutaneous coronary intervention in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: A potential novel biomarker for mitochondrial induced cardiomyocyte apoptosis and ischemia-reperfusion injury.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;249:437.
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  11. SORINI DINI C, Valente S, Di Mario C
    Age and comorbidities should not preclude a liberal use of PCI in myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;249:138-139.
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  12. MOURA FA, Cintra R, Carvalho LSF, Santos SN, et al
    Adverse outcome has a U-shaped relation with acute phase change in insulin sensitivity after ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Dec 5. pii: S0167-5273(17)30744.
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  13. VICENT L, Velasquez-Rodriguez J, Valero-Masa MJ, Diez-Delhoyo F, et al
    Predictors of high Killip class after ST segment elevation myocardial infarction in the era of primary reperfusion.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;248:46-50.
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  14. EMDIN M, Aimo A, Passino C, Vergaro G, et al
    Are big data on myocardial infarction enough for small heart failure patients? Lessons from a national registry.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;248:278-279.
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    November 2017
  15. SALVO F
    Takayasu arteritis in young women with acute ischemic heart disease: Time to shift from anecdote to clinical practice?
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Nov 23. pii: S0167-5273(17)36518.
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  16. YE Z, Su Q, Li L
    Letter to "Clinical impact of admission hyperglycemia on in-hospital mortality in acute myocardial infarction patients" by Kim E J et al.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;246:15.
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    October 2017
  17. RADZIMANOWSKI M, Gallowitz C, Muller-Nordhorn J, Rieckmann N, et al
    Physician specialty and long-term survival after myocardial infarction - A study including all German statutory health insured patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 22. pii: S0167-5273(17)33697.
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  18. WU Y, Fan W, Huang D, Sun X, et al
    Possible intermediary role of autophagy in serum albumin decrease-associated cardiovascular events among patients with coronary heart disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 10. pii: S0167-5273(17)34372.
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  19. CHIEN SC, Yeh HI
    Reply to letter to the Editor: "Possible intermediary role of autophagy in serum albumin decrease-associated cardiovascular events among patients with coronary heart disease".
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 10. pii: S0167-5273(17)35922.
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  20. EISEN A, Harrington RA, Stone GW, Steg PG, et al
    Cangrelor compared with clopidogrel in patients with prior myocardial infarction - Insights from the CHAMPION trials.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 5. pii: S0167-5273(17)31405.
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  21. BANERAS J, Ferreira-Gonzalez I, Marsal JR, Barrabes JA, et al
    Short-term exposure to air pollutants increases the risk of ST elevation myocardial infarction and of infarct-related ventricular arrhythmias and mortality.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 5. pii: S0167-5273(17)34210.
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  22. MAZZOTTA G, Caretta G
    "Off-hours" presentation in ST-elevation myocardial infarction: do not rest on the seventh day.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;244:331-332.
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    September 2017
  23. SHIOZAKI M, Inoue K, Suwa S, Lee CC, et al
    Utility of the 0-hour/1-hour high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T algorithm in Asian patients with suspected non-ST elevation myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 30. pii: S0167-5273(17)33463.
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  24. NILSEN DWT, Aarsetoey H, Ponitz V, Brugger-Andersen T, et al
    The prognostic utility of dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid (DGLA) in patients with acute coronary heart disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 29. pii: S0167-5273(17)32211.
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  25. SHAH M, Patnaik S, Patel B, Arora S, et al
    The day of the week and acute heart failure admissions: Relationship with acute myocardial infarction, 30-day readmission rate and in-hospital mortality.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 29. pii: S0167-5273(16)34002.
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  26. AGEWALL S, Tjessem LH, Rossignol P, Zannad F, et al
    Heart rate prediction of outcome in heart failure following myocardial infarction depend on heart rhythm status an analysis from the high-risk myocardial infarction database initiative.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 24. pii: S0167-5273(17)30523.
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  27. FARAG AA, AlJaroudi W, Neill J, Doppalapudi H, et al
    Prognostic value of silent myocardial infarction in patients with chronic kidney disease being evaluated for kidney transplantation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 22. pii: S0167-5273(17)35134.
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  28. SAMBOLA A, Ruiz-Meana M, Barba I, Del Blanco BG, et al
    Glycative and oxidative stress are associated with altered thrombus composition in diabetic patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;243:9-14.
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  29. ZHOU Y, Chen S, Zhu X, Gui J, et al
    Prior beta blockers use is independently associated with increased inpatient mortality in patients presenting with acute myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;243:81-85.
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  30. XUAN W, Huang W, Wang R, Chen C, et al
    Elevated circulating IL-32 presents a poor prognostic outcome in patients with heart failure after myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;243:367-373.
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  31. MONTONE RA, Niccoli G, Minelli S, Crea F, et al
    Microvascular obstruction is an independent predictor of major adverse cardiovascular events in latecomers after ST-elevation myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;243:109.
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  32. ZHAO Y, Qin F, He B, Liu Q, et al
    Is microvascular obstruction independent predictor of the major adverse cardiovascular events in latecomers after ST-elevation myocardial infarction?
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;243:108.
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  33. SAPPA R, Grillo MT, Cinquetti M, Prati G, et al
    Short and long-term outcome in very old patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction after primary percutaneous coronary intervention.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 13. pii: S0167-5273(16)32826.
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  34. CHEN HL, Zha ML, Liu K
    Norton score is designed for pressure ulcer risk, not for prognosis of acute myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;242:48-49.
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    August 2017
  35. CHOI SY, Choi BG, Rha SW, Byun JK, et al
    Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors versus angiotensin II receptor blockers in acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction patients with diabetes mellitus undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 12. pii: S0167-5273(17)32181.
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  36. GROOT HE, Karper JC, Lipsic E, van Veldhuisen DJ, et al
    High-sensitivity C-reactive protein and long term reperfusion success of primary percutaneous intervention in ST-elevation myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 10. pii: S0167-5273(16)33858.
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    July 2017
  37. VON JEINSEN B, Kraus D, Palapies L, Tzikas S, et al
    Urinary neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin and cystatin C compared to the estimated glomerular filtration rate to predict risk in patients with suspected acute myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jul 25. pii: S0167-5273(16)34646.
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  38. DI BELLA G, Pizzino F, Aquaro GD, Piaggi P, et al
    High-risk patients with mild-moderate left ventricular dysfunction after a previous myocardial infarction. A long-term prognostic data by cardiac magnetic resonance.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jul 20. pii: S0167-5273(17)31867.
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  39. STIERMAIER T, Thiele H, Eitel I
    Early myocardial edema after acute myocardial infarction is stable and not bimodal in humans - Evidence from a large CMR multicenter study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jul 18. pii: S0167-5273(16)34889.
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  40. VEDIN O, Hagstrom E, Ostlund O, Avezum A, et al
    Associations between tooth loss and prognostic biomarkers and the risk for cardiovascular events in patients with stable coronary heart disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jul 17. pii: S0167-5273(17)32414.
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  41. SABOUR S
    Interlaboratory reproducibility of LC-MS untargeted lipidomics results in patients with calcific coronary disease: Methodological issues.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;239:5.
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  42. ROSSELLO X, Huo Y, Pocock S, de Werf FV, et al
    Global geographical variations in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction management and post-discharge mortality.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jul 15. pii: S0167-5273(17)32845.
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  43. SU JL, Jiao YR, Li T, Yao HC, et al
    Inhibition of IL-17 might be a novel therapeutic target in the treatment of myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;239:29.
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  44. GUARICCI AI, Pontone G
    Patient selection and high-tech equipment: A great double act in coronary computed tomography angiography.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;239:27.
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  45. SU JL, Jiao YR, Li T, Yao HC, et al
    Statins therapy might be beneficial in the treatment of myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;239:15.
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  46. FAN ZX, Yang J
    Exosomes-ADMS: A novel therapy thought in myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;239:11.
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  47. LI T, Jiao YR, Wang LH, Zhou YH, et al
    Autophagy in myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury: Friend or foe?
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;239:10.
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  48. ROMERO T, Greenwood KL, Glaser D
    Update on quality of care in Hispanics and other racial-ethnic groups in the United States discharged with the diagnosis of Acute Myocardial Infarction in 2013.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jul 8. pii: S0167-5273(17)30580.
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  49. MENTIAS A, Hill E, Barakat AF, Raza MQ, et al
    An alarming trend: Change in the risk profile of patients with ST elevation myocardial infarction over the last two decades.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jul 7. pii: S0167-5273(16)34144.
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  50. RUDOLPH TK, Fuchs A, Klinke A, Schlichting A, et al
    Prasugrel as opposed to clopidogrel improves endothelial nitric oxide bioavailability and reduces platelet-leukocyte interaction in patients with unstable angina pectoris: A randomized controlled trial.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jul 1. pii: S0167-5273(16)34288.
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  51. FEDCHENKO M, Mandalenakis Z, Rosengren A, Lappas G, et al
    Ischemic heart disease in children and young adults with congenital heart disease in Sweden.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jul 1. pii: S0167-5273(17)32268.
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    June 2017
  52. LAVI S, Iqbal J, Cairns JA, Cantor WJ, et al
    Bare metal versus drug eluting stents for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in the TOTAL trial.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jun 29. pii: S0167-5273(17)33508.
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  53. KRISHNAN U, Brejt JA, Schulman-Marcus J, Swaminathan RV, et al
    Characteristics of hospitalizations for cardiogenic shock after acute myocardial infarction in the United States.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jun 27. pii: S0167-5273(17)31812.
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  54. GRABMAIER U, Clauss S, Gross L, Klier I, et al
    Diagnostic and prognostic value of miR-1 and miR-29b on adverse ventricular remodeling after acute myocardial infarction - The SITAGRAMI-miR analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jun 19. pii: S0167-5273(16)32223.
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  55. VILLELABEITIA-JAUREGUIZAR K, Vicente-Campos D, Senen AB, Jimenez VH, et al
    Effects of high-intensity interval versus continuous exercise training on post-exercise heart rate recovery in coronary heart-disease patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jun 17. pii: S0167-5273(17)32346.
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  56. CAMPO G, Pavasini R, Morciano G, Lincoff AM, et al
    Clinical benefit of drugs targeting mitochondrial function as an adjunct to reperfusion in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: A meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jun 13. pii: S0167-5273(17)31985.
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  57. NGUYEN AV, Thanh LV, Kamel MG, Abdelrahman SAM, et al
    Optimal percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction and multivessel disease: An updated, large-scale systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jun 11. pii: S0167-5273(17)30550.
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  58. CAYLA G, Lapostolle F, Ecollan P, Stibbe O, et al
    Pre-hospital ticagrelor in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in the French ATLANTIC population.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jun 9. pii: S0167-5273(17)30698.
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  59. KURABAYASHI M, Asano M, Shimura T, Suzuki H, et al
    Ultra-long acting calcium channel blockers may decrease accuracy of the acetylcholine provocation test.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:71-75.
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  60. PEDICINO D, Severino A, Ucci S, Bugli F, et al
    Epicardial adipose tissue microbial colonization and inflammasome activation in acute coronary syndrome.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:95-99.
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  61. TAN XW, Zheng Q, Shi L, Gao F, et al
    Combined diagnostic performance of coronary computed tomography angiography and computed tomography derived fractional flow reserve for the evaluation of myocardial ischemia: A meta-analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:100-106.
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  62. ACHILLES A, Mohring A, Dannenberg L, Piayda K, et al
    Analgesic medication with dipyrone in patients with coronary artery disease: Relation to MACCE.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:76-81.
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  63. LYNGGAARD V, Nielsen CV, Zwisler AD, Taylor RS, et al
    The patient education - Learning and Coping Strategies - improves adherence in cardiac rehabilitation (LC-REHAB): A randomised controlled trial.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:65-70.
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  64. CASPAR T, Samet H, Ohana M, Germain P, et al
    Longitudinal 2D strain can help diagnose coronary artery disease in patients with suspected non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome but apparent normal global and segmental systolic function.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:91-94.
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  65. NICCOLI G, Borovac JA, Vetrugno V, Camici PG, et al
    Ivabradine in acute coronary syndromes: Protection beyond heart rate lowering.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:107-112.
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  66. KURTUL A, Elcik D
    Procalcitonin is an independent predictor for coronary atherosclerotic burden in patients with stable coronary artery disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:61-64.
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  67. RAWSHANI A, Rawshani N, Gelang C, Andersson JO, et al
    Emergency medical dispatch priority in chest pain patients due to life threatening conditions: A cohort study examining circadian variations and impact of the education.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:43-48.
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  68. MIYOSHI T, Ejiri K, Kohno K, Nakahama M, et al
    Effect of remote ischemia or nicorandil on myocardial injury following percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with stable coronary artery disease: A randomized controlled trial.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:36-42.
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  69. PROTTY MB, Lacey A, Smith D, Hannoodee S, et al
    Increased morbidity, mortality and length of in-hospital stay for patients with acute coronary syndrome with pre-morbid psychiatric diagnoses.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:5-8.
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  70. OBEID S, Attinger-Toller A, Taramasso M, Pedrazzini G, et al
    SYNTAX score II in patients with coronary artery disease undergoing percutaneous mitral repair with the MitraClip.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:375-380.
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  71. WAN YL, Tsay PK, Wu PW, Juan YH, et al
    Impact of filter convolution and displayed field of view on estimation of coronary Agatston scores in low-dose lung computed tomography.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:451-457.
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  72. CHAIKRIANGKRAI K, Jhun HY, Palamaner Subash Shantha G, Bin Abdulhak A, et al
    Coronary artery calcium score as a predictor for incident stroke: Systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:473-477.
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  73. RAM TP, Fomison-Nurse I, Gandhi S, Coffey S, et al
    The diagnostic sensitivity of circulating cardio-enriched microRNAs is increased after normalization of high-density lipoprotein levels.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:498-500.
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  74. TAO YK, Zeng H, Zhang GQ, Chen ST, et al
    Notch3 deficiency impairs coronary microvascular maturation and reduces cardiac recovery after myocardial ischemia.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:413-422.
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  75. DAI W, Hale S, Kloner RA
    Delayed therapeutic hypothermia protects against the myocardial no-reflow phenomenon independently of myocardial infarct size in a rat ischemia/reperfusion model.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:400-404.
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  76. DOWNIE ML, Manlhiot C, Collins TH, Chahal N, et al
    Factors associated with development of coronary artery aneurysms after Kawasaki disease are similar for those treated promptly and those with delayed or no treatment.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;236:157-161.
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    May 2017
  77. DESTA L, Jernberg T, Spaak J, Hofman-Bang C, et al
    Risk and predictors of readmission for heart failure following a myocardial infarction between 2004 and 2013: A Swedish nationwide observational study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 May 24. pii: S0167-5273(16)34867.
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  78. HORTMANN M, Robinson S, Mohr M, Haenel D, et al
    Circulating HtrA2 as a novel biomarker for mitochondrial induced cardiomyocyte apoptosis and ischemia-reperfusion injury in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 May 24. pii: S0167-5273(16)34126.
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  79. LUNDBACK M, Gasevic D, Rullman E, Ruge T, et al
    Sex-specific risk of emergency department revisits and early readmission following myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 May 19. pii: S0167-5273(17)30170.
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  80. VAN DER ENDE MY, Hartman MHT, Schurer RAJ, van der Werf HW, et al
    Prevalence of electrocardiographic unrecognized myocardial infarction and its association with mortality.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 May 17. pii: S0167-5273(17)31223.
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  81. GOLDBERG RJ, Spencer FA, Okolo J, Lessard D, et al
    Retraction notice to "Long-Term Trends (1986-2003)in the Use of Coronary Reperfusion Strategies in Patients Hospitalized With Acute Myocardial Infarction in Central Massachusetts" [Int. J Cardiol. 131 (2008) (83-89)].
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;235:207.
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  82. BULLUCK H, Nicholas J, Crimi G, White SK, et al
    Reply to "Circadian variation in acute myocardial infarction size: Likely involvement of the melatonin and suprachiasmatic nuclei".
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;235:192-193.
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  83. DOMINGUEZ-RODRIGUEZ A, Abreu-Gonzalez P, Reiter RJ
    Circadian variation in acute myocardial infarction size: Likely involvement of the melatonin and suprachiasmatic nuclei.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;235:191.
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  84. RAN D, Nie HJ, Gao YL, Deng SB, et al
    A randomized, controlled comparison of different intensive lipid-lowering therapies in Chinese patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome (NSTE-ACS): Ezetimibe and rosuvastatin versus high-dose rosuvastatin.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;235:49-55.
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  85. WANG W, Liu J, Fang J, Liu Y, et al
    The optimal discontinuation of dual antiplatelet therapy in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention with drug-eluting stents: A meta-analysis of randomized trials.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;235:73-86.
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  86. DING L, Peng K, Lin L, Li M, et al
    The impact of fat distribution on subclinical coronary atherosclerosis in middle-aged Chinese adults.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;235:118-123.
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  87. TAN Y, Zhou J, Zhang W, Zhou Y, et al
    Comparison of CT-RECTOR and J-CTO scores to predict chronic total occlusion difficulty for percutaneous coronary intervention.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;235:169-175.
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  88. LEE SR, Lee SE, Rhee TM, Park JJ, et al
    Discrimination of stress (Takotsubo) cardiomyopathy from acute coronary syndrome with clinical risk factors and coronary evaluation in real-world clinical practice.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;235:154-161.
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  89. SHEIKH REZAEI S, Geroldinger A, Heinze G, Reichardt B, et al
    Clopidogrel, prasugrel, or ticagrelor use and clinical outcome in patients with acute coronary syndrome: A nationwide long-term registry analysis from 2009 to 2014.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;235:61-66.
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  90. SERBAN RC, Hadadi L, Sus I, Lakatos EK, et al
    Impact of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on in-hospital morbidity and mortality in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction treated by primary percutaneous coronary intervention.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 May 11. pii: S0167-5273(17)31197.
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  91. REINDL M, Reinstadler SJ, Feistritzer HJ, Niess L, et al
    Persistent T-wave inversion predicts myocardial damage after ST-elevation myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 May 5. pii: S0167-5273(16)34933.
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  92. HELLENKAMP K, Becker A, Gabriel YD, Hasenfuss G, et al
    Mid- to long-term outcome of patients treated with everolimus-eluting bioresorbable vascular scaffolds: Data of the BVS registry Gottingen predominantly from ACS patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;234:58-63.
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  93. YUEQIU S, Guangqian L
    Letter to editor: Syncope is a risk of sudden cardiac arrest in coronary artery disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;234:139.
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  94. NOSAKA K, Miyoshi T, Doi M
    Reply to letter to the editor: "Left ventricular ejection fraction in the prognosis of acute coronary syndromes".
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;234:138.
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  95. EYUBOGLU M, Akdeniz B
    Left ventricular ejection fraction in the prognosis of acute coronary syndromes.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017;234:137.
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  416. YAEGER IA
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    Radiation-induced coronary artery disease: Useful insights from OCT.
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    Comparison of endothelium-dependent and -independent vasomotor response after abluminal biodegradable polymer biolimus-eluting stent and persistent polymer everolimus-eluting stent implantation (COMPARE-IT).
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    Stent collapse after guide extension catheter collision. Signature procedural finding by optical coherence tomography.
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    Comparative effect on platelet function of a fixed-dose aspirin and clopidogrel combination versus separate formulations in patients with coronary artery disease: A phase IV, multicenter, prospective, 4-week non-inferiority trial.
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    Microvascular obstruction detected by cardiac MRI after AMI for the prediction of LV remodeling and MACE: A meta-analysis of prospective trials.
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    Incidence and characterisation of spontaneous coronary artery dissection as a cause of acute coronary syndrome--A single-centre Australian experience.
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    Minimum ischemia-reperfusion injury in a STEMI patient treated using postconditioning with lactate-enriched blood.
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  506. WANG X, Liu X, Zhang H, Nie L, et al
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    Insulin-like growth factor-1 in early-onset coronary artery disease: Insights into the pathophysiology of atherosclerosis.
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    Comparison of basal coronary artery tone and coronary vasospastic response to acetylcholine between morning and afternoon testing.
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    Immediate decision making in a case of iatrogenic dissection of left main coronary artery: A successful synergetic treatment.
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    Incremental predictive value of combined endothelial shear stress, plaque necrotic core, and plaque burden for future cardiac events: A post-hoc analysis of the PREDICTION study.
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  515. KOBAYASHI N, Hata N, Okazaki H, Shimizu W, et al
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    A mixed treatment comparison for short- and long-term outcomes of bare-metal and drug-eluting coronary stents.
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    Circulating microparticle signature in coronary and peripheral blood of ST elevation myocardial infarction patients in relation to pain-to-PCI elapsed time.
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    November 2015
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    The progressed atrioventricular block associated with ticagrelor therapy may not require permanent pacemaker after acute coronary syndrome; it may be reversible.
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    October 2015
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    A new approach: Left atrial appendage occlusion, as an alternative to anticoagulant, to treat patient who suffered of atrial fibrillation, acute coronary syndrome and clopidogrel resistance.
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    August 2015
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    Anti-platelet pre-treatment for atrial fibrillation patients on warfarin referred for coronary angiography/stenting because of non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome: An alternative proposal.
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    Inadequate anticoagulation by Vitamin K Antagonists is associated with Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events in patients with atrial fibrillation.
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