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    July 2019
  1. BABAYIGIT E, Gorenek B
    Comments on diabetes complications severity index (DCSI) in atrial fibrillation risk prediction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;287:64.
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    June 2019
  2. VOSKOBOINIK A, Kalman E, Plunkett G, Knott J, et al
    A comparison of early versus delayed elective electrical cardioversion for recurrent episodes of persistent atrial fibrillation: A multi-center study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;284:33-37.
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    May 2019
  3. LIN CF, Chang YH, Su CH, Liu HY, et al
    Risk of new-onset atrial fibrillation after drug-eluting stent implantation in patients with stable coronary artery disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 May 23. pii: S0167-5273(19)31210.
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  4. GANGA HV
    Catheter ablation versus surgery in patients with persistent atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;283:128.
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  5. COSTA MC, Cortez-Dias N, Gabriel A, de Sousa J, et al
    circRNA-miRNA cross-talk in the transition from paroxysmal to permanent atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 May 8. pii: S0167-5273(19)31555.
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  6. GANGA HV
    Ventricular arrhythmias and myocardial inflammation detection methods.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;282:59.
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  7. VISCHER AS, Castelletti S, Syrris P, Bastiaenen R, et al
    Risk score for the exclusion of arrhythmic events in arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy at first presentation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 May 1. pii: S0167-5273(19)31229.
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  8. JOLOBE OMP
    Role of atrial cardiomyopathy in guiding choice of antithrombotic therapy.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;282:66.
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    April 2019
  9. GUIMARAES PO, Peterson ED, Stevens SR, Lokhnygina Y, et al
    Antithrombotic treatment gap among patients with atrial fibrillation and type 2 diabetes.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Apr 30. pii: S0167-5273(19)30581.
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  10. AKKAYA E, Berkowitsch A, Rieth A, Erkapic D, et al
    Clinical outcome and left atrial function after left atrial roof ablation using the cryoballoon technique in patients with symptomatic persistent atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Apr 30. pii: S0167-5273(18)37009.
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  11. KALISNIK JM, Avbelj V, Vratanar J, Santarpino G, et al
    Cardiac autonomic regulation and PR interval determination for enhanced atrial fibrillation risk prediction after cardiac surgery.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Apr 25. pii: S0167-5273(18)36941.
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  12. HU WS
    Comments on diabetes complications severity index (DCSI) in atrial fibrillation risk prediction - Reply.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Apr 22. pii: S0167-5273(19)31332.
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  13. FERRONI E, Gennaro N, Costa G, Fedeli U, et al
    Real-world persistence with direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) in naive patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Apr 19. pii: S0167-5273(19)30576.
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  14. BONFANTI L, Lippi G, Donelli V, Pigna F, et al
    Is anticoagulant therapy always indicated in "medium-risk" patients with first diagnosed atrial fibrillation? Insights from a real world, 10-year observational study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Apr 18. pii: S0167-5273(19)31328.
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  15. LI YG, Miyazawa K, Pastori D, Szekely O, et al
    Atrial high-rate episodes and thromboembolism in patients without atrial fibrillation: The West Birmingham Atrial Fibrillation Project.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Apr 17. pii: S0167-5273(19)31387.
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  16. BEHNES M, Muller J, Ellguth D, Schupp T, et al
    Electrical storm is associated with impaired prognosis compared to ventricular tachyarrhythmias.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Apr 12. pii: S0167-5273(18)37281.
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  17. LOPEZ-CANOA JN, Baluja A, Couselo-Seijas M, Naveira AB, et al
    Plasma FABP4 levels are associated with left atrial fat volume in persistent atrial fibrillation and predict recurrence after catheter ablation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Apr 10. pii: S0167-5273(19)30422.
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  18. WINTRICH J, Pavlicek V, Mahfoud F, Klingel K, et al
    Reply letter to: 'Ventricular arrhythmias and myocardial inflammation detection methods'.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Apr 5. pii: S0167-5273(19)30529.
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  19. ROGERS AJ, Bhatia NK, Brodt CR, Narayan SM, et al
    Propagation velocity at atrial fibrillation sources: Go with the flow.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Apr 3. pii: S0167-5273(19)31120.
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  20. SORIGUE M, Sarrate E, Miljkovic MD
    Anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation in patients with active cancer.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;280:98.
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  21. VEDOVATI MC, Giustozzi M, Agnelli G, Becattini C, et al
    Anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation in patients with active cancer: Reply to the 'Letter to the Editor' from Dr. Sorigue et al.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;280:97.
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    March 2019
  22. GRUBB NR, Elder D, Broadhurst P, Reoch A, et al
    Atrial fibrillation case finding in over 65s with cardiovascular risk factors - Results of initial Scottish clinical experience.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Mar 29. pii: S0167-5273(18)33204.
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  23. KAWAJI T, Shizuta S, Yamagami S, Aizawa T, et al
    Early choice for catheter ablation reduced readmission in management of atrial fibrillation: Impact of diagnosis-to-ablation time.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Mar 20. pii: S0167-5273(18)37345.
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  24. LAMBIASE PD
    Defining left bundle branch block-Is this a roadblock to CRT delivery?
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Mar 17. pii: S0167-5273(19)30294.
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  25. BRIDA M, Webb G
    Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system blockade in systemic right ventricle.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;279:62-63.
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  26. XIE L, Lin K
    Heart rate variability after ventricular septal defect closure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;278:96.
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  27. HEIBERG J, Hjortdal VE
    Reply to the "Letter to the Editor" by Dr. Lin.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;278:94.
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  28. REIFFEL JA
    Apples will never be oranges, but when you go fishing you may get a bite.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;278:155-156.
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  29. POTT A, Dahme T
    Lessons learned from cryoballon pulmonary vein isolation in elderly patients - Should we go "cold for the old"?
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;278:149-150.
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  30. ROGERS AJ, Moosvi NF, Brodt CR, Narayan SM, et al
    Structurally-based electrical predictors of atrial arrhythmias.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;278:151-152.
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    February 2019
  31. EICKHOLT C
    VT ablation in the real-world: Inducibility matters.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;277:136-137.
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  32. KORNEJ J, Sommer P, Hindricks G
    Re-thinking AF progression, or how to deal with electro-anatomical substrate in paroxysmal AF.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;277:138.
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  33. BELLMANN B, Zettwitz M, Lin T, Ruppersberg P, et al
    Velocity characteristics of atrial fibrillation sources determined by electrographic flow mapping before and after catheter ablation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Feb 11. pii: S0167-5273(18)36899.
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  34. WILLIFORD NN, Gebska MA
    Natural history of Takotsubo syndrome - Arrhythmogenic dilemma.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;276:41.
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  35. DAHAL K, Telles Garcia N, Dominic P
    Response to the Letter to the Editor.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;276:156.
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    January 2019
  36. ARONIS KN, Ali R, Trayanova NA
    The role of personalized atrial modeling in understanding atrial fibrillation mechanisms and improving treatment.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jan 31. pii: S0167-5273(18)32194.
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  37. TER BEKKE RMA, Moers AME, de Jong MMJ, Johnson DM, et al
    Proarrhythmic proclivity of left-stellate ganglion stimulation in a canine model of drug-induced long-QT syndrome type 1.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jan 31. pii: S0167-5273(18)35841.
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  38. VISCHER AS, Castelletti S, Syrris P, McKenna WJ, et al
    Heart failure in patients with arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy: Genetic characteristics.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jan 27. pii: S0167-5273(18)34685.
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  39. POSCH F, Ay C, Stoger H, Kreutz R, et al
    Longitudinal kidney function trajectories predict major bleeding, hospitalization and death in patients with atrial fibrillation and chronic kidney disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jan 27. pii: S0167-5273(18)36563.
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  40. WALDMANN V, Laredo M, Abadir S, Mondesert B, et al
    Atrial fibrillation in adults with congenital heart disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jan 26. pii: S0167-5273(18)36082.
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  41. GIUSTOZZI M, Vedovati MC, Verso M, Scrucca L, et al
    Patients aged 90years or older with atrial fibrillation treated with oral anticoagulants: A multicentre observational study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jan 25. pii: S0167-5273(18)37162.
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  42. GRANDI E, Dobrev D, Heijman J
    Computational modeling: What does it tell us about atrial fibrillation therapy?
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jan 25. pii: S0167-5273(18)31864.
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  43. GWAG HB, Park Y, Lee SS, Kim JS, et al
    Rationale, design, and endpoints of the 'DEvice-Detected CArdiac Tachyarrhythmic Events and Sleep-disordered Breathing (DEDiCATES)' study: Prospective multicenter observational study of device-detected tachyarrhythmia and sleep-disordered breathing.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jan 15. pii: S0167-5273(18)35791.
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  44. VAN STIPDONK AMW, Vanbelle S, Ter Horst IAH, Luermans JG, et al
    Large variability in clinical judgement and definitions of left bundle branch block to identify candidates for cardiac resynchronisation therapy.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jan 15. pii: S0167-5273(18)32345.
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  45. MIGLIORE F, Viani S, Bongiorni MG, Zorzi A, et al
    Subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillator in patients with arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy: Results from an Italian multicenter registry.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jan 12. pii: S0167-5273(18)36199.
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  46. SHIN SY, Lip GYH
    Community screening for atrial fibrillation in the era of smart devices.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jan 9. pii: S0167-5273(18)37311.
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  47. DEMIDOVA MM, Carlson J, Erlinge D, Azarov JE, et al
    Prolonged Tpeak-Tend interval is associated with ventricular fibrillation during reperfusion in ST-elevation myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jan 4. pii: S0167-5273(18)32518.
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  48. LIN T, Li K, He W, Chen L, et al
    Trimethylamine N-oxide: A new therapeutic target for atrial fibrillation?
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;274:194.
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  49. OLIVOTTO I, Maurizi N
    Exercise testing in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: A pathophysiological goldmine with protean clinical implications.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;274:257-259.
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    December 2018
  50. IMAMURA T, Sumitomo N, Muraji S, Mori H, et al
    The necessity of implantable cardioverter defibrillators in patients with Kearns-Sayre syndrome - systematic review of the articles.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Dec 27. pii: S0167-5273(18)35565.
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  51. FENDER AC
    Connecting atrial morphology with platelet reactivity: What the left atrial appendage can tell us about the procoagulant state in atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Dec 20. pii: S0167-5273(18)36914.
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  52. LIN R, Zeng C, Xu K, Wu S, et al
    Dispersion-guided ablation in conjunction with circumferential pulmonary vein isolation is superior to stepwise ablation approach for persistent atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Dec 19. pii: S0167-5273(18)36189.
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  53. KIM IS, Yang PS, Lee J, Yu HT, et al
    Long-term exposure of fine particulate matter air pollution and incident atrial fibrillation in the general population: A nationwide cohort study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Dec 19. pii: S0167-5273(18)34120.
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  54. ATHANASSOPOULOS GD, Armenis I
    Secondary stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation: Still lacking pace?
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Dec 15. pii: S0167-5273(18)36306.
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  55. LINZ D, Kalman JM, R Doug M, Sanders P, et al
    CPAP initiation in persistent atrial fibrillation: Have we overslept the alarm clock?
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Dec 13. pii: S0167-5273(18)36832.
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  56. AKHTAR MM, Elliott P
    Impact of left bundle branch block (LBBB) in dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) with intermediate left ventricular systolic dysfunction (LVSD).
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Dec 12. pii: S0167-5273(18)36414.
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  57. SONI A, Karna S, Fahey N, Sanghai S, et al
    Age-and-sex stratified prevalence of atrial fibrillation in rural Western India: Results of SMART-India, a population-based screening study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Dec 6. pii: S0167-5273(18)36009.
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  58. SPARTALIS M, Tzatzaki E, Paschou SA, Spartalis E, et al
    Type 1 diabetes is associated with increased risk of atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Dec 4. pii: S0167-5273(18)34989.
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  59. CICONTE G
    Second-generation cryo-pulmonary vein isolation for persistent atrial fibrillation: Is it really time to think out of the 'veins'?
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Dec 3. pii: S0167-5273(18)36270.
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  60. DAHME T
    Cryoballoon ablation in high versus low volume centers - Does experience make a difference?
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;272:227-228.
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  61. HUIKURI H, Buxton AE
    Identification of suitable patients for ICD therapy.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;272:217-218.
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  62. EHRLICH JR, Look C, Kostev K, Israel CW, et al
    Impact of dronedarone on the risk of myocardial infarction and stroke in atrial fibrillation patients followed in general practices in Germany.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Dec 1. pii: S0167-5273(18)34728.
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  63. LIN CY, Te ALD, Lin YJ, Chang SL, et al
    High-resolution mapping of pulmonary vein potentials improved the successful pulmonary vein isolation using small electrodes and inter-electrode spacing catheter.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;272:90-96.
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  64. LACKERMAIR K, Kellner S, Kellnar A, Riesinger LM, et al
    Initial single centre experience with the novel Rhythmia(c) high density mapping system in an all comer collective of 400 electrophysiological patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;272:168-174.
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  65. MIYAZAKI S, Kajiyama T, Hada M, Nakamura H, et al
    Does second-generation cryoballoon ablation using the current single short freeze strategy produce pulmonary vein stenosis?
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;272:175-178.
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  66. HOHENDANNER F, Romero I, Blaschke F, Heinzel FR, et al
    Extent and magnitude of low-voltage areas assessed by ultra-high-density electroanatomical mapping correlate with left atrial function.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;272:108-112.
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  67. BERGAU L, Willems R, Sprenkeler DJ, Fischer TH, et al
    Differential multivariable risk prediction of appropriate shock versus competing mortality - A prospective cohort study to estimate benefits from ICD therapy.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;272:102-107.
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    November 2018
  68. BORSCHEL CS, Schnabel RB
    The imminent epidemic of atrial fibrillation and its concomitant diseases - Myocardial infarction and heart failure - A cause for concern.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Nov 30. pii: S0167-5273(18)32280.
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  69. FERREIRO JL, Gomez-Hospital JA
    Antithrombotic therapy after acute coronary syndromes in patients with atrial fibrillation: Shouldn't we pay more attention to the risk of ischemic and thromboembolic events?
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Nov 29. pii: S0167-5273(18)36183.
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  70. BERGER WR, Meulendijks ER, Limpens J, van den Berg NWE, et al
    Persistent atrial fibrillation: A systematic review and meta-analysis of invasive strategies.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Nov 29. pii: S0167-5273(18)33554.
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  71. DENG H, Wu S
    What can we use to predict late recurrence after catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation?
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Nov 26. pii: S0167-5273(18)35383.
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  72. CAPLES SM, Mansukhani MP, Friedman PA, Somers VK, et al
    The impact of continuous positive airway pressure treatment on the recurrence of atrial fibrillation post cardioversion: A randomized controlled trial.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Nov 20. pii: S0167-5273(18)36067.
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  73. SALCEDO J, Hay JW, Lam J
    Cost-effectiveness of rivaroxaban versus warfarin for treatment of nonvalvular atrial fibrillation in patients with worsening renal function.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Nov 19. pii: S0167-5273(18)34192.
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  74. LINZ D, Elliott AD, Hohl M, Malik V, et al
    Role of autonomic nervous system in atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Nov 18. pii: S0167-5273(18)31862.
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  75. GUO Y, Gao J, Ye P, Xing A, et al
    Comparison of atrial fibrillation in CKD and non-CKD populations: A cross-sectional analysis from the Kailuan study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Nov 17. pii: S0167-5273(18)36176.
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  76. KOSIUK J, Uhe T, Stegmann C, Ueberham L, et al
    Morphological determinators of platelet activation status in patients with atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Nov 17. pii: S0167-5273(18)34874.
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  77. WANG H, Wang S, Sun Y
    Could red blood cell distribution width predict high CHADS2 and CHADS2-VASC score in adults with atrial fibrillation? A focus on the general population.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;271:345.
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  78. AMIN AS, Wilde AAM, Tan HL
    Response to letter from Drs. Li et al. regarding our paper in Int. J. Cardiol. 2018. Doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.09.010: SCN5A mutation type and topology are associated with the risk of ventricular arrhythmia by sodium channel blockers.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;271:124.
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  79. WANG Y, Wang C, Zhang Y, Hong F, et al
    The new evidence on cryoballoon ablation to persistent atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;271:121.
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  80. JIANG P, Wu J, Guo S, He Y, et al
    Atrial fibrillation and sleep apnea: A chicken and egg situation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;271:120.
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  81. LI J, Wang X, Sun M, Yan G, et al
    "Rebound" hypercoagulability after interruption of anticoagulation in patients with atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;271:119.
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  82. HU Z, Zhang M, Li B, Hong J, et al
    The emergence of clarifying the role of gut microbes in arrhythmia.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;271:348.
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  83. LI X, Shang H, Xing Y
    New risk stratification on SCN5A mutation in Brugada syndrome.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;271:123.
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  84. MENG G, Wang M, Zhou L, Yu L, et al
    Reply: The emergence of clarifying the role of gut microbes in arrhythmia.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;271:122.
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  85. BORIANI G, Diemberger I
    A closer look into the complexity of our practice: Outcome research for transvenous temporary cardiac pacing.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;271:117-118.
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  86. CORONEL R
    Activation-repolarization mapping to guide VT-ablation without the need to induce the arrhythmia.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;271:111-112.
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  87. SCHUPP T, Behnes M, Reiser L, Bollow A, et al
    Prognostic impact of beta-blocker compared to combined amiodarone therapy secondary to ventricular tachyarrhythmias.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Nov 15. pii: S0167-5273(18)34572.
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  88. VAN DER WEG K, Kuijt WJ, Bekkers SCAM, Tijssen JGP, et al
    Bursts of reperfusion arrhythmias occur independently of area at risk size and are the first marker of reperfusion injury.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;271:240-246.
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  89. FROMMEYER G, Feder S, Bettin M, Debus V, et al
    Long-term single-center experience of defibrillator therapy in children and adolescents.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;271:105-108.
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  90. GENTILE P, Paldino A, Cannata A, Artico J, et al
    Left bundle branch block in dilated cardiomyopathy with intermediate left ventricular dysfunction: Clinical phenotyping and outcome correlates.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Nov 5. pii: S0167-5273(18)33321.
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  91. WALTERS TE, Wick K, Tan G, Mearns M, et al
    Symptom severity and quality of life in patients with atrial fibrillation: Psychological function outweighs clinical predictors.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Nov 2. pii: S0167-5273(18)35308.
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  92. PATTI G, Pecen L, Lucerna M, Huber K, et al
    Outcomes of anticoagulated patients with atrial fibrillation treated with or without antiplatelet therapy - A pooled analysis from the PREFER in AF and PREFER in AF PROLONGATON registries.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;270:160-166.
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  93. GUENANCIA C, Dargent A, Large A, Andreu P, et al
    New-onset atrial fibrillation in ICU: A FROG in the throat.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;270:189.
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  94. MERT GO, Mert KU, Gorenek B
    Success predictor of cryoballoon ablation in atrial fibrillation: Left atrial volume vs area.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;270:188.
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  95. KIMURA T, Kohno T, Fukunaga K, Yamasawa W, et al
    Author's reply: Atrial fibrillation and sleep apnea: A chicken and egg situation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;270:187.
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  96. POLZIN A, Dannenberg L, Wolff G, Zeus T, et al
    Increased risk of myocardial infarction with dabigatran etexilate: Fact or fiction? A critical meta-analysis from integrating randomized controlled trials and real-world studies: Wine or spritzer?
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;270:82.
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  97. SAGUNER AM
    Making the invisible visible - Ultra-high-resolution mapping to identify residual pulmonary vein conduction immediately after cryoballoon-based pulmonary vein isolation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;270:180-182.
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  98. STRIK M, Ploux S, Huntjens PR, Nguyen UC, et al
    Response to cardiac resynchronization therapy is determined by intrinsic electrical substrate rather than by its modification.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018;270:143-148.
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    October 2018
  99. WATANABE E, Miyagawa M, Uetani T, Kinoshita M, et al
    Positron emission tomography/computed tomography detection of increased (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose uptake in the cardiac atria of patients with atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Oct 31. pii: S0167-5273(18)34524.
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  100. MORTSELL D, Jansson V, Malmborg H, Lonnerholm S, et al
    Clinical outcome of the 2nd generation cryoballoon for pulmonary vein isolation in patients with persistent atrial fibrillation - A sub-study of the randomized trial evaluating single versus dual cryoballoon applications.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Oct 29. pii: S0167-5273(18)35500.
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  101. LEE Y, Park HC, Shin JH, Lim YH, et al
    Single and persistent elevation of C-reactive protein levels and the risk of atrial fibrillation in a general population: The Ansan-Ansung Cohort of the Korean Genome and Epidemiology Study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2018 Oct 28. pii: S0167-5273(18)34176.
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