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    April 2021
  1. BHATT DL, Pollack CV Jr
    The Future of Aspirin Therapy in Cardiovascular Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;144 Suppl 1:S40-S47.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  2. ANGIOLILLO DJ, Capodanno D
    Aspirin for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in the 21(st) Century: A Review of the Evidence.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;144 Suppl 1:S15-S22.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. POLLACK CV JR
    ISSUE INTRODUCTION: The Diminishing Role of Aspirin in Cardiovascular Medicine: A Special Supplement to The American Journal of Cardiology.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;144 Suppl 1:S1.
    PubMed    


  4. SINNAEVE PR, Adriaenssens T
    Dual Antiplatelet Therapy De-escalation Strategies.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;144 Suppl 1:S23-S31.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  5. JAIN V, Das S, Bhatia K, Aggarwal D, et al
    Utility of Exercise-Induced ST-Segment Elevation in Lead aVR for Detecting Left Main or Proximal Left Anterior Descending Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;144:150-151.
    PubMed    


  6. HARHASH AA, Kennedy KF, Fendler TJ, Khumri TM, et al
    Comparison of Outcomes Among Patients With Cardiogenic Shock Admitted on Weekends Versus Weekdays.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;144:20-25.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    March 2021
  7. MILLENAAR D, Schumacher H, Brueckmann M, Eikelboom JW, et al
    Cardiovascular Outcomes According to Polypharmacy and Drug Adherence in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation on Long-Term Anticoagulation (from the RE-LY Trial).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 20. pii: S0002-9149(21)00267.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. KIM BS, Chan N, Hsu G, Makaryus AN, et al
    Sex Differences in Coronary Arterial Calcification in Symptomatic Patients.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 20. pii: S0002-9149(21)00268.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. WATANABE N, Takagi K, Tanaka A, Yoshioka N, et al
    Ten-year Mortality in Patients with ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 19. pii: S0002-9149(21)00249.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  10. LEKIC M, Lekic V, Riaz IB, Mackstaller L, et al
    The Cardiovascular Physical Examination - Is It Still Relevant?
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 19. pii: S0002-9149(21)00264.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. ELLIS SG, Cho L, Raymond R, Nair R, et al
    Pre-Diabetic Patient Outcomes 8-15 Years after Drug-Eluting Coronary Stenting.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 19. pii: S0002-9149(21)00271.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. ELBADAWI A, Elgendy IY, Albaeni A, Aly A, et al
    Trends and Outcomes of Transcatheter Valve Implantation in Patients With Prior Mediastinal Radiation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;143:167-168.
    PubMed    


  13. ELGENDY IY, Kolte D, Mansour MK, Sakhuja R, et al
    Incidence, Predictors, and Outcomes of Thrombotic Events in Hospitalized Patients With Viral Pneumonia.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;143:164-165.
    PubMed    


  14. CERRATO E, Pavani M, Barbero U, Colombo F, et al
    Incidence, Management, Immediate and Long-Term Outcome of Guidewire and Device Related Grade III Coronary Perforations (from G3CAP - Cardiogroup VI Registry).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;143:37-45.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  15. WEALE ME, Riveros-Mckay F, Selzam S, Seth P, et al
    Validation of an Integrated Risk Tool, Including Polygenic Risk Score, for Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease in Multiple Ethnicities and Ancestries.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 3. pii: S0002-9149(21)00207.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  16. BISWAS S, Dinh D, Andrianopoulos N, Lefkovits J, et al
    Comparison of Long-Term Outcomes After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients With Insulin-Treated vs. Non-Insulin Treated Diabetes Mellitus.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 2. pii: S0002-9149(21)00200.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  17. HESS NR, Sultan I, Wang Y, Thoma F, et al
    Comparison of Aspirin Monotherapy versus Dual Antiplatelet Therapy Following Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 2. pii: S0002-9149(21)00201.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. OBISESAN OH, Osei AD, Berman D, Dardari ZA, et al
    Thoracic Aortic Calcium For The Prediction Of Stroke Mortality (From The Coronary Artery Calcium Consortium).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 2. pii: S0002-9149(21)00213.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. KANENAWA K, Yamaji K, Tashiro H, Morimoto T, et al
    Frailty and Bleeding after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 2. pii: S0002-9149(21)00216.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. MILLER AB, Januzzi JL, O'Neill BJ, Gundapaneni B, et al
    Causes of Cardiovascular Hospitalization and Death in Patients with Transthyretin Amyloid Cardiomyopathy (From the Tafamidis in Transthyretin Cardiomyopathy Clinical Trial [ATTR-ACT]).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 2. pii: S0002-9149(21)00210.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  21. CLARKSON S, Heindl B, Cai A, Beasley M, et al
    Outcomes of Individuals With and Without Heart Failure Presenting With Acute Coronary Syndrome.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 2. pii: S0002-9149(21)00202.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. LOPES RD, Thomas L, Di Fusco M, Keshishian A, et al
    Clinical and Economic Outcomes Among Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation Patients with Coronary Artery Disease and/or Peripheral Artery Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 2. pii: S0002-9149(21)00196.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. KAMRAN H, Malhotra R, Farhan S, Masoomi R, et al
    Meta-Analysis of Anticoagulation Therapy for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Events in Patients with Peripheral Arterial Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 2. pii: S0002-9149(21)00208.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  24. YERASI C, Chen Y, Case BC, Forrestal BJ, et al
    Treatment of Patients With Recurrent Coronary In-stent Restenosis With Failed Intravascular Brachytherapy.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;142:44-51.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. CEPONIENE I, Li D, El Khoudary SR, Nakanishi R, et al
    Association of Coronary Calcium, Carotid Wall Thickness, and Carotid Plaque Progression With Low-Density Lipoprotein and High-Density Lipoprotein Particle Concentration Measured by Ion Mobility (From Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [MESA]).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;142:52-58.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    February 2021
  26. ARNETT EN, Roberts WC
    Degrees of Cross-Sectional-Area Luminal Narrowing of the Four Major Epicardial Coronary Arteries in Patients with Otherwise Functionally and Anatomically Normal Hearts.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 26. pii: S0002-9149(21)00154.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  27. SHAH T, Haimi I, Yang Y, Gaston S, et al
    Meta-Analysis of Sex Disparities in In-hospital Care and Outcomes in Patients with ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 25. pii: S0002-9149(21)00164.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. ALDUJELI A, Hamadeh A, Tecson KM, Krivickas Z, et al
    Six-Month Outcomes for COVID-19 Negative Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction Before versus During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 22. pii: S0002-9149(21)00161.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. ZAATARI G, Fintel DJ, Subacius H, Germano JJ, et al
    Comparison of Metoprolol versus Carvedilol After Acute Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 20. pii: S0002-9149(21)00155.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. MOHAMED MO, Contractor T, Abramov D, Parwani P, et al
    Sex-Based Differences in Prevalence and Outcomes of Common Acute Conditions Associated with Type 2 Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 20. pii: S0002-9149(21)00156.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  31. VAHATALO J, Holmstrom L, Pakanen L, Kaikkonen K, et al
    Coronary Artery Disease as the Cause of Sudden Cardiac Death Among Victims < 50 Years of Age.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 20. pii: S0002-9149(21)00157.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  32. DIEZ-VILLANUEVA P, Garcia-Guimaraes MM, Macaya F, Masotti M, et al
    Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection and Menopause.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 19. pii: S0002-9149(21)00147.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  33. DASA O, Pepine CJ, Pearson TA
    Aspirin in Primary Prevention: What Changed? A Critical Appraisal of Current Evidence.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;141:38-48.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. HASSAN A, Abugroun A, Daoud H, Mahmoud S, et al
    Impact of Gender Differences on Outcomes of Peripheral Artery Disease Intervention (from a Nationwide Sample).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;141:127-132.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. QURESHI WT, Mir T, Uddin MM, Nasir U, et al
    Meta-Analysis of Prospective Studies of Risk stratification by Syntax Score for Unprotected Left Main Coronary Artery Revascularization.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 10. pii: S0002-9149(21)00128.
    PubMed    


  36. SANER H, Saner B, Meier B
    The Mechanism of Balloon Impact in Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty in Eccentric Coronary Artery Narrowings.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 3. pii: S0002-9149(21)00102.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  37. KOVACH CP, Hebbe A, O'Donnell CI, Plomondon ME, et al
    Comparison of Patients With Nonobstructive Coronary Artery Disease With Versus Without Myocardial Infarction (From the VA Clinical Assessment Reporting and Tracking [CART] Program).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 1. pii: S0002-9149(21)00086.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  38. HUSSAIN A, Tang O, Sun C, Jia X, et al
    Soluble Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme 2, Cardiac Biomarkers, Structure, and Function, and Cardiovascular Events (From the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 1. pii: S0002-9149(21)00088.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  39. CANADA JM, Reynolds MA, Myers R, West J, et al
    Usefulness of the Duke Activity Status Index to Select an Optimal Cardiovascular Exercise Stress Test Protocol.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 1. pii: S0002-9149(21)00101.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. PAREEK M, Singh A, Vadlamani L, Eder M, et al
    Relation of Cardiovascular Risk Factors to Mortality and Cardiovascular Events in Hospitalized Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (From the Yale COVID-19 Cardiovascular Registry).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 1. pii: S0002-9149(21)00100.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  41. PHILIPSON DJ, Cohen DJ, Fonarow GC, Ziaeian B, et al
    Analysis of Adverse Events Related to Impella Usage (from the Manufacturer and User Facility Device Experience and National Inpatient Sample Databases).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;140:91-94.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2021
  42. KAUR M, Ahuja KR, Khubber S, Zhou L, et al
    Effect of High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Levels on Overall Survival and Major Adverse Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Events.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 31. pii: S0002-9149(21)00085.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. AZAR RR, Sarkis A, Giannitsis E
    A Practical Approach for the Use of High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin Assays in the Evaluation of Patients With Chest Pain.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;139:1-7.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  44. ROGUIN A, Abu Dogosh A, Feld Y, Konigstein M, et al
    Early Feasibility of Automated Artificial Intelligence Angiography Based Fractional Flow Reserve Estimation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;139:8-14.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  45. NAPIERKOWSKI S, Banerjee U, Anderson HV, Charitakis K, et al
    Trends and Impact of the Use of Mechanical Circulatory Support for Cardiogenic Shock Secondary to Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;139:28-33.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  46. RANKA S, Dalia T, Acharya P, Taduru SS, et al
    Comparison of Hospitalization Trends and Outcomes in Acute Myocardial Infarction Patients with versus without Opioid Use Disorder.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 14. pii: S0002-9149(21)00034.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  47. AGGARWAL M, Ornish D, Josephson R, Brown TM, et al
    Closing Gaps in Lifestyle Adherence for Secondary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 14. pii: S0002-9149(21)00032.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  48. YAMAMOTO K, Natsuaki M, Morimoto T, Shiomi H, et al
    Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Versus Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in Patients With versus Without Chronic Kidney Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 14. pii: S0002-9149(21)00036.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  49. YAMAMOTO K, Shiomi H, Morimoto T, Kadota K, et al
    Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Versus Coronary Artery Bypass Graftinge Among Patients with Unprotected Left Main Coronary Artery Disease in the New-Generation Drug-Eluting Stents Era (From the CREDO-Kyoto PCI/CABG Registry Cohort-3).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 14. pii: S0002-9149(21)00035.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  50. MATSUMURA-NAKANO Y, Shiomi H, Morimoto T, Yamaji K, et al
    Comparison of Outcomes of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Versus Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Among Patients with Three-Vessel Coronary Artery Disease in the New-Generation Drug-Eluting Stents Era (From CREDO-Kyoto PCI/CABG Registry Cohort-3).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 14. pii: S0002-9149(21)00033.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  51. WONG ND, Zhao Y, Sung J, Browne A, et al
    Relation of First and Total Recurrent Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Events to Increased Lipoprotein(a) Levels among Statin Treated Adults with Cardiovascular Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 14. pii: S0002-9149(21)00031.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  52. REZQ A, Saad M, El Nozahi M
    Comparison of the Efficacy and Safety of Sacubitril/Valsartan versus Ramipril in Patients with ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 5. pii: S0002-9149(20)31365.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  53. MOHAMED MMG, Saleem M, Kheiri B, Osman M, et al
    Meta-analysis of Drug-Coated Balloons Versus Drug-Eluting Stents for Small Vessel De-Novo Coronary Artery Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 5. pii: S0002-9149(21)00001.
    PubMed    


    December 2020
  54. CASE BC, Yerasi C, Forrestal BJ, Shea C, et al
    Comparison of Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction with versus without Coronarvirus-19.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 29. pii: S0002-9149(20)31410.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. PATIL S, Gonuguntla K, Rojulpote C, Kumar M, et al
    Prevalence and Determinants of Atrial Fibrillation-associated In-hospital Ischemic Stroke in patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 29. pii: S0002-9149(20)31418.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  56. NGUYEN T, Alzahrani T, Mandler A, Alarfaj M, et al
    Relation of Bariatric Surgery to Inpatient Cardiovascular Outcomes (From the National Inpatient Sample).
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 29. pii: S0002-9149(20)31399.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. PANCHOLY SB, Patel GA, Patel NR, Patel DD, et al
    Trends, Outcomes and Predictive Score For Emergency Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery After Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (From a Nationwide Dataset).
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 29. pii: S0002-9149(20)31411.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  58. MARTINEZ-SANCHEZ C, Azar-Manzur F, Gonzalez-Pacheco H, Amezcua-Guerra LM, et al
    Effectiveness and Safety of Extracorporeal Shockwave Myocardial Revascularization in Patients with Refractory Angina Pectoris and Heart Failure.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 29. pii: S0002-9149(20)31416.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  59. RATCOVICH H, Josiassen J, Helgestad OKL, Linde L, et al
    Incidence, Predictors and Outcome of In-Hospital Bleeding in Patients With Cardiogenic Shock Complicating Acute Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 28. pii: S0002-9149(20)31395.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. SOUKUP CR, Schmidt CW, Chan-Tram C, Garberich RF, et al
    Rate of Incomplete Revascularization Following Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting at a Single Institution Between 2007 and 2017.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 28. pii: S0002-9149(20)31415.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. OLSEN FJ, Lindberg S, Fritz-Hansen T, Modin D, et al
    nPrognostic Value and Interplay between Myocardial Tissue Velocities in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 28. pii: S0002-9149(20)31409.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  62. SALEEM M, Osman M, Khan S, Kheiri B, et al
    Meta-Analysis Comparing Ticagrelor or Prasugrel versus Clopidogrel in Patients Undergoing Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 28. pii: S0002-9149(20)31404.
    PubMed    


  63. ABDELFATTAH OM, Saad AM, Aboshouk A, Hassanein M, et al
    Short-Term Outcomes of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in Kidney Transplant Recipients (From the US Nationwide Representative Study).
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 28. pii: S0002-9149(20)31398.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  64. BOUISSET F, Ribichini F, Bataille V, Reczuch K, et al
    Effect of Sex on Outcomes of Coronary Rotational Atherectomy Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (From the European Multicenter Euro4C Registry).
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 22. pii: S0002-9149(20)31368.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  65. TAGAMI T, Almahariq MF, Balanescu DV, Quinn TJ, et al
    Usefulness of Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography to Evaluate Coronary Artery Disease in Radiotherapy-Treated Breast Cancer Survivors.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 22. pii: S0002-9149(20)31366.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. GABA P, Serruys PW, Karmpaliotis D, Lembo NJ, et al
    Outpatient Versus Inpatient Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients with Left Main Disease (From the EXCEL Trial).
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 22. pii: S0002-9149(20)31367.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  67. EL NASASRA A, Beigel R, Klempfner R, Alnsasra H, et al
    Comparison of Outcomes of Beta-Blocker Therapy after Acute Myocardial Infarction in Patients without Heart Failure or Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (From the Acute Coronary Syndromes Israeli Survey [ACSIS]).
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 21. pii: S0002-9149(20)31372.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. KUZO N, Stahli BE, Erhart L, Anwer S, et al
    Outcome of Patients with Severe Aortic Stenosis and Normal Coronary Arteries Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 21. pii: S0002-9149(20)31358.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. ULLAH W, Zahid S, Hamzeh I, Birnbaum Y, et al
    Trends and Predictors of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation Related In-Hospital Mortality (From a National Inpatient Sample Database).
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 21. pii: S0002-9149(20)31359.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  70. KUYAMA N, Hamatani Y, Okada A, Irie Y, et al
    Comparison of Clinical Characteristics, Natural History and Predictors of Disease Progression in Patients with Degenerative Mitral Stenosis versus Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 19. pii: S0002-9149(20)31354.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  71. RUOCCO G, McCullough PA, Tecson KM, Mancone M, et al
    Mortality Risk Assessment Using CHA(2)DS(2)-VASc Scores in Patients Hospitalized With Coronavirus Disease 2019 Infection.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020;137:111-117.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  72. ROBERTS WC, Kapoor D, Main ML
    Virtually All Complications of Active Infective Endocarditis Occurring in a Single Patient.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020;137:127-129.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  73. ELKARYONI A, Elgendy IY, Genev I, Khalil M, et al
    Change in Hospitalization Rates After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Chronic Total Occlusion (from a Nationwide Cohort Sample).
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 14. pii: S0002-9149(20)31338.
    PubMed    


  74. BANSAL A, Kumar A, Jain V, Reed GW, et al
    Benefit of Single Antiplatelet Therapy Over Dual Antiplatelet Therapy After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 8. pii: S0002-9149(20)31337.
    PubMed    


  75. HANNAN EL, Wu Y, Cozzens K, Friedrich M, et al
    Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction Before and During COVID in New York.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 7. pii: S0002-9149(20)31295.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  76. KANEKO H, Itoh H, Kiriyama H, Kamon T, et al
    Lipid Profile and Subsequent Cardiovascular Disease among Adults Aged < 50 Years.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 7. pii: S0002-9149(20)31300.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  77. WANG HY, Cai ZX, Yin D, Yang YJ, et al
    Benefits and Risks of Prolonged Duration Dual Antiplatelet Therapy (Clopidogrel and Aspirin) after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in High-Risk Patients with Diabetes Mellitus.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 4. pii: S0002-9149(20)31310.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  78. FARWATI M, Saad AM, Jain V, Ahuja KR, et al
    Impact of Economic Status on Utilization and Outcomes of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation and Mitraclip.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 4. pii: S0002-9149(20)31302.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. OMAIR M, Koshy AN, Dinh DT, Brennan AL, et al
    Comparison of Long-Term Mortality in Patients with Single Coronary Narrowing and Diabetes Mellitus to that of Patients with Multi-Vessel Coronary Narrowing without Diabetes Mellitus.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 4. pii: S0002-9149(20)31298.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  80. KIMURA T, Akahori H, Asakura M, Nakao K, et al
    Impact of Age on Gender Difference in Long-term Outcome of Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction (From J-MINUET).
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 3. pii: S0002-9149(20)31304.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  81. RAHIMI G, Tecson KM, Elsaid O, McCullough PA, et al
    Role of Ischemic Heart Disease in Major Adverse Renal and Cardiac Events Among Individuals with Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (From the TOPCAT Trial).
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 3. pii: S0002-9149(20)31296.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  82. NANNA MG, Navar AM, Wojdyla D, Nelson AJ, et al
    Can the Absence of Hypertension Refine the Risk Assessment of Older Adults for Future Cardiovascular Events?: Nanna et al.: Hypertension in Older Adults.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 3. pii: S0002-9149(20)31289.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  83. YAMAMOTO K, Natsuaki M, Morimoto T, Shiomi H, et al
    Periprocedural Stroke After Coronary Revascularization (From the CREDO-Kyoto PCI/CABG Registry Cohort-3).
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 3. pii: S0002-9149(20)31293.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  84. SYED M, Khan MZ, Osman M, Alharbi A, et al
    Comparison of Outcomes in Patients With Takotsubo Syndrome With-vs-Without Cardiogenic Shock.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020;136:24-31.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    November 2020
  85. JHAND A, Atti V, Gwon Y, Dhawan R, et al
    Meta-analysis of Transradial vs Transfemoral Access for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients with ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Nov 18. pii: S0002-9149(20)31242.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  86. KATRITSIS DG, Pantos I, Zografos T, Spahillari A, et al
    Anatomic and Flow Characteristics of Left Anterior Descending Coronary Artery Angiographic Stenoses Predisposing to Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Nov 18. pii: S0002-9149(20)31237.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  87. PASTORI D, Biccire FG, Lip GYH, Menichelli D, et al
    Relation of Atrial Fibrillation to Angiographic Characteristics and Coronary Artery Disease Severity in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Nov 18. pii: S0002-9149(20)31230.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. GUHA A, Dey AK, Al-Kindi S, Miller PE, et al
    Socio-economic Burden of Myocardial Infarction among Cancer Patients.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Nov 17. pii: S0002-9149(20)31229.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  89. QURESHI WT, Kakouros N, Fahed J, Rade JJ, et al
    Comparison of Prevalence, Presentation and Prognosis of Acute Coronary Syndromes in /= 55 years Patients.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Nov 6. pii: S0002-9149(20)31187.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  90. LU PJ, Gong XW, Liu Y, Tian FS, et al
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    October 2019
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    Should Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction be Treated like ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction With Shorter Door-to-Balloon Time?
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    Long-term Prognostic Impact of Physical Activity in Patients With Stable Coronary Heart Disease.
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    Outcomes With Complete Versus Incomplete Revascularization in Patients With Multivessel Coronary Disease Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention With Everolimus Eluting Stents.
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    Usefulness of Discharge Resting Heart Rate to Predict Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients With Left Main Coronary Artery Disease Revascularized With Percutaneous Coronary Intervention vs Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (from the EXCEL Trial).
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    Improving Care Pathways for Acute Coronary Syndrome: Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    Pharmacoinvasive Strategy Versus Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction in Patients >/=70 Years of Age.
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    Outcomes of Nonagenarians With ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
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    Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection and Its Association With Fibromuscular Dysplasia and Other Vascular Abnormalities.
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    Comparison of Short and Long Term Cardiovascular Outcomes After Bariatric Surgery in Patients With vs Without Coronary Artery Disease.
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    Incremental Cost of Acute Kidney Injury after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in the United States.
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  371. KAWJI MM, Glancy DL
    New Onset Palpitations, Chest Pain, Dyspnea, and Diaphoresis in a 65-Year-Old Woman.
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    Comparison of Coronary Atherosclerotic Plaque Burden and Composition as Assessed on Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography in East Asian and European-Origin Caucasians.
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    September 2019
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    Meta-Analysis Comparing Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation With Versus Without Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    Optimal Timing for Coronary Intervention in Patients With Transient ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
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    Comparison of the Hemodynamic Response to Intra-Aortic Balloon Counterpulsation in Patients With Cardiogenic Shock Resulting from Acute Myocardial Infarction Versus Acute Decompensated Heart Failure.
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    Relation of Increasing QRS Duration Over Time and Cardiovascular Events in Outpatients With Heart Failure.
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    Comparison of Outcomes in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome Presenting With Typical Versus Atypical Symptoms.
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    Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials Assessing the Impact of Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin Type 9 Antibodies on Mortality and Cardiovascular Outcomes.
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    Usefulness of Aspirin for Primary Prevention of Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease.
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    Comparison of Frequency of Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Events Among Primary and Secondary Prevention Subgroups of the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial.
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    Meta-analysis of the Relation of Television-Viewing Time and Cardiovascular Disease.
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    Outcomes With Intravascular Ultrasound-Guided Drug Eluting Stent Implantation for Unprotected Left Main Coronary Lesions: A Meta-analysis.
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    Meta-analysis Comparing Multivessel Versus Culprit Coronary Arterial Revascularization for Patients With Non-ST-Segment Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes.
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    Characteristics, Management, and Short-Term Outcomes of Adults >/=65 Years Hospitalized With Acute Myocardial Infarction With Prior Anemia and Heart Failure.
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    Age-Specific Impact of Atrial Fibrillation on Cardiovascular Mortality Among Japanese Men and Women (The Ibaraki Prefectural Health Study [IPHS]).
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    Comparison of Outcomes After Percutaneous Coronary Interventions in Patients of Eighty Years and Above Compared With Those Less Than 80 Years.
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    Comparison of Long-Term Survival Following Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Men Versus Women.
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    Effect of Intramural Course of Coronary Arteries Assessed by Computed Tomography Angiography in Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy.
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    Comparison of Effectiveness of Alcohol Septal Ablation Versus Ventricular Septal Myectomy on Acute Care Use for Cardiovascular Disease in Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy.
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    Relation of Testosterone Normalization to Mortality and Myocardial Infarction in Men With Previous Myocardial Infarction.
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    Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and Outcomes in Patients With Lymphoma in the United States (Nationwide Inpatient Sample [NIS] Analysis).
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    Regadenoson Stress Perfusion Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Children With Kawasaki Disease and Coronary Artery Disease.
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    Trial Sequential Analysis of Drug-Eluting Stents Versus Bare-Metal Stents in Saphenous Vein Graft Intervention.
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    PubMed    


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    Effects of Exercise Training With and Without Ranolazine on Peak Oxygen Consumption, Daily Physical Activity, and Quality of Life in Patients With Chronic Stable Angina Pectoris.
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    Everolimus-Eluting Versus Biolimus-Eluting Coronary Stent Implantation in Patients With and Without Diabetes Mellitus.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Cardiovascular Disease Risk Across a Spectrum of Adverse Plasma Lipid Combinations by Gender and Glycemic Status.
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    Effect of Age and Sex on Outcomes After Stenting or Bypass Surgery in Left Main Coronary Artery Disease.
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    Genetic and Nongenetic Implications of Racial Variation in Response to Antiplatelet Therapy.
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    Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients With Cardiogenic Shock Utilizing Hemodialysis for Acute Kidney Injury.
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    May 2019
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    Effect of Concomitant Atrial Fibrillation on In-Hospital Outcomes of Non-ST-Elevation-Acute Coronary Syndrome-Related Hospitalizations in the United States.
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    Usefulness of the CHA2DS2-VASc Score to Predict Adverse Outcomes in Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients Without Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    Relation of Dietary Sodium Intake With Subclinical Markers of Cardiovascular Disease (from MESA).
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    Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction-Like Syndrome in Scombroid Tuna Fish Poisoning.
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  462. ANDARY R, Fan W, Wong ND
    Control of Cardiovascular Risk Factors Among US Adults With Type 2 Diabetes With and Without Cardiovascular Disease.
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    Comparison of Heart Rate Blood Pressure Product Versus Age-Predicted Maximum Heart Rate as Predictors of Cardiovascular Events During Exercise Stress Echocardiography.
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    Normal Reference Values and Reproducibility of Tricuspid Annulus Dimensions Using Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance.
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    Effect of Chronic Hematologic Malignancies on In-Hospital Outcomes of Patients With ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
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    Incidence, Predictors, and Outcomes of Gastrointestinal Bleeding in Patients Admitted With ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2019 May 15. pii: S0002-9149(19)30514.
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  467. ANDO G, Cimmino M
    Prolonged Benefit of Radial Access Beyond 30 Days: Fact or Fiction?
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    PubMed    


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    Axillary Artery Access for Mechanical Circulatory Support Devices in Patients With Prohibitive Peripheral Arterial Disease Presenting With Cardiogenic Shock.
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    Comparison of Rosuvastatin Versus Atorvastatin for Coronary Plaque Stabilization.
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    Ambulatory Cardiac Rehabilitation for Heart Failure Patients.
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    PubMed    


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    Prognostic Role of Left Ventricular Dysfunction in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease After an Ambulatory Cardiac Rehabilitation Program.
    Am J Cardiol. 2019 May 9. pii: S0002-9149(19)30516.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  473. LADER EW
    Type 2 Myocardial Infarction: Trying to Fit a Square Peg Into a Round Hole?
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    PubMed    


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    Comparison of Routine Versus Selective Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Inhibitors Usage in Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (from the British Cardiovascular Interventional Society).
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Relation of Left Atrial Volumes in Patients With Myocardial Infarction to Left Ventricular Filling Pressures and Outcomes.
    Am J Cardiol. 2019 May 9. pii: S0002-9149(19)30512.
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    Safety of Rotational Atherectomy Using the Radial Access in Patients With Severe Aortic Stenosis.
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    Long-Term Safety and Efficacy of Staged Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Patients with ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction and Multivessel Coronary Disease.
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    April 2019
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    Subclinical Hypothyroidism and the Risk of Cardiovascular Disease.
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    PubMed    


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    Correlation of Circulating miR-765, miR-93-5p, and miR-433-3p to Obstructive Coronary Heart Disease Evaluated by Cardiac Computed Tomography.
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    Familial Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection and the SMAD-3 Mutation.
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    Comparative Effectiveness and Safety of Polymer-Free Biolimus-Eluting Stent and Durable Polymer Everolimus-Eluting Stent in All-Comer Patients Who Underwent Percutaneous Coronary Interventions.
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    Significance of Coronary Artery Calcium Found on Non-Electrocardiogram-Gated Computed Tomography During Preoperative Evaluation for Liver Transplant.
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    Temporal Pattern of Growth Differentiation Factor-15 Protein After Acute Coronary Syndrome (From the BIOMArCS Study).
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    Meta-Analysis of Acetylsalicylic Acid Desensitization in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome.
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    Impact of Hemodynamic Support on Outcome in Patients Undergoing High-Risk Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    Effect of Aortic Regurgitation by Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
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    Statin Prescription for Patients With Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease from National Survey Data.
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    Comparison of Coronary Culprit Lesion Morphology Determined by Optical Coherence Tomography and Relation to Outcomes in Patients Diagnosed with Acute Coronary Syndrome During Winter -vs- Other Seasons.
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    Serial 3-Dimensional Optical Coherence Tomography Assessment of Jailed Side-Branch by Second-Generation Drug-Eluting Absorbable Metal Scaffold (from the BIOSOLVE-II Trial).
    Am J Cardiol. 2019;123:1044-1051.
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    Novel Cytokine Score and Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy.
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    Intravascular Ultrasound Assessment of In-Stent Restenosis in Saphenous Vein Grafts.
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    Postpartum Cardiovascular Outcomes Among Women With Heart Disease from A Nationwide Study.
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    Sex Differences in 1-Year Rehospitalization for Heart Failure and Myocardial Infarction After Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    Usefulness of a Positive Psychology-Motivational Interviewing Intervention to Promote Positive Affect and Physical Activity After an Acute Coronary Syndrome.
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    Outcomes by Gender and Ethnicity After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    Meta-analysis of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Versus Medical Therapy in the Treatment of Coronary Chronic Total Occlusion.
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    PubMed    


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    Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention During 2-Year Follow-Up, from a Nationwide Population Study.
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    Relation of Chronic Total Occlusion to In-Hospital Mortality in the Patients With Sudden Cardiac Arrest Due to Acute Coronary Syndrome.
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    Safety and Efficacy of Periprocedural Heparin Plus a Short-Term Infusion of Tirofiban Versus Bivalirudin Monotherapy in Patients Who Underwent Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (from the Intermountain Heart Institute STAIR Observational Registry).
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    Incidence and Cost of Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events and Major Adverse Limb Events in Patients With Chronic Coronary Artery Disease or Peripheral Artery Disease.
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    Evaluating the Potential Association Between Lipoprotein(a) and Atherosclerosis (from the Mediators of Atherosclerosis Among South Asians Living in America Cohort).
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    Usefulness of Circulating Caspase-3 p17 and Caspase-1 p20 Peptides and Cardiac Troponin 1 During Cardioplegia to Gauge Myocardial Preservation.
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    Value of Adding the CHA2DS2-VASc Score to the GRACE Score for Mortality Risk Prediction in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome.
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    Effect on Outcomes: Infections Complicating Percutaneous Coronary Interventions in Patients >/=80 Years of Age.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Impact of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy on Peak Serum Troponin T Levels in Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Prevalence of Coronary Vasospasm Using Coronary Reactivity Testing in Patients With Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection.
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    Long-Term Outcomes of Drug-Eluting Stent Implantation After Rotational Atherectomy for Left Main Coronary Artery Bifurcation Lesions.
    Am J Cardiol. 2019 Mar 9. pii: S0002-9149(19)30280.
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    Temporal Trends in Statin Prescriptions and Residual Cholesterol Risk in Patients With Stable Coronary Artery Disease Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    Ratio of Transmitral Early Filling Velocity to Early Diastolic Strain Rate as a Predictor of Cardiovascular Morbidity and Mortality Following Acute Coronary Syndrome.
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    Relation of Cardiovascular Events and Deaths to Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Level Among Statin-Treated Patients With Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease.
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    Risk Factors, Imaging Findings, and Sex Differences in Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection.
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    Cardiovascular Outcomes and All-cause Mortality Following Measurement of Endogenous Testosterone Levels.
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    Pursuit of the Optimal Antithrombotic Regimen for Patients With Non-ST-Segment Elevation Acute Coronary Syndrome Who Undergo Subsequent Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    Strut Thickness and Patient s Outcomes in Different End Points After Stent Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2019;123:863-864.
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    Usefulness of Intra-aortic Balloon Pump in Patients With Cardiogenic Shock.
    Am J Cardiol. 2019;123:750-756.
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    Impact of Subtended Myocardial Mass Assessed by Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography-Based Myocardial Segmentation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2019;123:757-763.
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    February 2019
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    Role of Ranolazine in Reducing Angina, Subsequent Revascularization, and Healthcare Expenditures in Stable Ischemic Heart Disease.
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    Blood Pressure Control and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation (From the ORBIT-AF Registry).
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    Impact of Final Kissing Balloon and of Imaging on Patients Treated on Unprotected Left Main Coronary Artery With Thin-Strut Stents (From the RAIN-CARDIOGROUP VII Study).
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    Effect of Blood Pressure on Cardiovascular Diseases at 10-Year Follow-Up.
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    Prevalence and Significance of Restless Legs Syndrome in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease.
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    Revascularization Rates and Associated Costs in Patients With Stable Ischemic Heart Disease Initiating Ranolazine Versus Traditional Antianginals as Add-on Therapy.
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    Relation Between Statewide Hospital Performance Reports on Myocardial Infarction and Cardiovascular Outcomes.
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    Relation of Pregnancy Loss to Risk of Cardiovascular Disease in Parous Postmenopausal Women (From the Women's Health Initiative).
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    Comparison of Vascular Response to Statin Therapy in Patients With Versus Without Diabetes Mellitus.
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    Comparison of Outcomes and Frequency of Graft Failure With Use of Free Versus In Situ Internal Mammary Artery Bypass Conduits (from the PREVENT IV Trial).
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    Implications of Faint Heart Sounds After Acute Myocardial Infarction.
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    Relation of Minor Electrocardiographic Abnormalities to Cardiovascular Mortality.
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    Effect of Perioperative Antiplatelet Therapy on Outcomes in Patients With Drug-Eluting Stents Undergoing Elective Noncardiac Surgery.
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    Mechanisms of ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction in Patients Hospitalized for Noncardiac Conditions.
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    One-Year Outcomes of Patients With Established Coronary Artery Disease Presenting With Acute Coronary Syndromes.
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    ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction Associated With Infective Endocarditis.
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    Usefulness of Ezetimibe Versus Evolocumab as Add-On Therapy for Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.
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    Economic Outcomes and Geographic Trending in Patients With Limiting Angina Pectoris.
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    Relation of Sex and Race to Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Intervention With Drug-Eluting Stents.
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    Interrelations Between Serum Uric Acid, Silent Myocardial Infarction, and Mortality in the General Population.
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    Genome Editing for Cardiovascular Diseases-A Brief Review for Cardiologists.
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    Usefulness of Triiodothyronine Replacement Therapy in Patients With ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction and Borderline/Reduced Triiodothyronine Levels (from the THIRST Study).
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    National Trends of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients >/=70 Years of Age.
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    Usefulness of a Coronary Artery Disease Predictive Algorithm to Predict Global Risk for Cardiovascular Disease and Acute Coronary Syndrome.
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    Patterns and Impact of Dual Antiplatelet Cessation on Cardiovascular Risk After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndromes.
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    Radial Versus Femoral Access With or Without Vascular Closure Device in Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction.
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    Incidence and Outcomes of Acute Myocardial Infarction During Motor Vehicle Accident Related Hospitalizations.
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    Perioperative Bleeding in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome Treated With Fondaparinux Versus Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin Before Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting.
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    Short-Term Effects of Dry Extracts of Artichokeand Berberis in Hypercholesterolemic Patients Without Cardiovascular Disease.
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    Implications of Hyperuricemia in Severe Coronary Artery Disease.
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    Cocaine, Amphetamine, and Cannabis Use Increases the Risk of Acute Myocardial Infarction in Teenagers.
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    PubMed    


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    Am J Cardiol. 2018 Apr 18. pii: S0002-9149(18)30270.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  712. SHAH AP, Nathan S
    Challenges in Implementation of Institutional Protocols for Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome.
    Am J Cardiol. 2018 Apr 17. pii: S0002-9149(18)30837.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  713. OTO A
    14th International Congress of Update in Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery, April 5 to 8: Presidential Invitation.
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    PubMed    


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    Comparison of Long-Term Mortality in Patients With Previous Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Who Underwent Percutaneous Coronary Intervention With Versus Without Optimal Medical Therapy.
    Am J Cardiol. 2018 Apr 12. pii: S0002-9149(18)30858.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  715. NGUYEN XT, Quaden RM, Wolfrum S, Song RJ, et al
    Prevalence of Ideal Cardiovascular Health Metrics in the Million Veteran Program.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Prognostic Value of Anatomical SYNTAX Score and SYNTAX Score II in Veterans With Left Main and/or Three-Vessel Coronary Artery Disease.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


  717. KWOK CS, Rao SV, Gilchrist I, Martinez SC, et al
    Relation Between Age and Unplanned Readmissions After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (Findings from the Nationwide Readmission Database).
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    Effect of the Metabolic Syndrome on Outcomes in Patients Aged <50 Years Versus >50 Years With Acute Myocardial Infarction.
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    Temporal Trends and Factors Associated With Prolonged Length of Stay in Patients With ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction Undergoing Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    Markers of Reperfusion and Long-Term (8-Year) Prognosis after Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    Predictors of Obstructive Coronary Disease and Mortality in Adults Having Cardiac Arrest.
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    Effects of Carvedilol Versus Metoprolol on Platelet Aggregation in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome: The PLATE-BLOCK Study.
    Am J Cardiol. 2018 Apr 3. pii: S0002-9149(18)30372.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    March 2018
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    Use and Disclosure of Complementary Health Approaches in US Adults With Cardiovascular Disease.
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    Relation of Coronary Culprit Lesion Morphology Determined by Optical Coherence Tomography and Cardiac Outcomes to Serum Uric Acid Levels in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome.
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    A Randomized Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Study Comparing Intracoronary Versus Intravenous Abciximab in Patients With ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction Undergoing Transradial Rescue Percutaneous Coronary Intervention After Failed Thrombolysis.
    Am J Cardiol. 2018 Mar 28. pii: S0002-9149(18)30375.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Risk Factors and Trends in Incidence of Heart Failure Following Acute Myocardial Infarction.
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    Relation Between Lipid Profile and New-Onset Atrial Fibrillation in Patients With Systemic Hypertension (From the Swedish Primary Care Cardiovascular Database [SPCCD]).
    Am J Cardiol. 2018 Mar 28. pii: S0002-9149(18)30392.
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    Usefulness of Complement C1q to Predict 10-Year Mortality in Men With Diabetes Mellitus Referred for Coronary Angiography.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Usefulness of Proneurotensin to Predict Cardiovascular and All-Cause Mortality in a United States Population (from the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke Study).
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    Meta-Analysis Comparing Outcomes After Everolimus-Eluting Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffolds Versus Everolimus-Eluting Metallic Stents in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes.
    Am J Cardiol. 2018 Mar 27. pii: S0002-9149(18)30371.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  732. ROBERTS WC
    Quantitative Extent of Atherosclerotic Plaque in the Major Epicardial Coronary Arteries in Patients with Fatal Coronary Heart Disease, in Coronary Endarterectomy Specimens, in Aorta-Coronary Saphenous Venous Conduits, and Means to Prevent the Plaques:
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    PubMed     Abstract available


  733. PAVLOV M, Babic Z
    ST-Segment Elevation in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Survivors Not Always Related to Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease.
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    Myocardial Infarction Subtypes in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and the Effect of Liraglutide Therapy (from the LEADER Trial).
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    PubMed     Abstract available


  735. SRIVASTAVA P, Butler J, Shroyer AL, Lacey M, et al
    Impact of Depressive Disorder on Access and Quality of Care in Veterans With Prevalent Cardiovascular Disease.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Comparison of the Association Between High-Sensitivity Troponin I and Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients With Versus Without Chronic Kidney Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2018 Mar 14. pii: S0002-9149(18)30275.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Financial Implications and Impact of Pre-existing Atrial Fibrillation on In-Hospital Outcomes in Patients Who Underwent Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (from the National Inpatient Database).
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    Relation of Use of Red Blood Cell Transfusion After Acute Coronary Syndrome to Long-Term Mortality.
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    Impact of Chronic Kidney Disease on Outcomes After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Chronic Total Occlusions (from the Japanese Multicenter Registry).
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    In-Stent Restenosis of Drug-Eluting Stents Compared With a Matched Group of Patients With De Novo Coronary Artery Stenosis.
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    Racial Differences in Quality of Care and Outcomes After Acute Coronary Syndrome.
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    Efficacy and Safety of the HeartMate Percutaneous Heart Pump During High-Risk Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (from the SHIELD I Trial).
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Outcomes after Balloon Pulmonary Valvuloplasty for Critical Pulmonary Stenosis and Incidence of Coronary Artery Fistulas.
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  744. ZHU Y, Blumenthal JA, Shi C, Jiang R, et al
    Sedentary Behavior and the Risk of Depression in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndromes.
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    Characteristics, Management, and Outcome of Transient ST-elevation Versus Persistent ST-elevation and Non-ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction.
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    Circadian Distribution of Acute Myocardial Infarction in Different Age Groups.
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    Rates of Echocardiography, Coronary Angiography, and Coronary Intervention Associated With Troponin Testing in Hospitalized Patients.
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    Prognostic Usefulness of Tricuspid Annular Diameter for Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Tricuspid Regurgitation of Moderate to Severe Degree.
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    Predictors of Left Ventricular Remodeling After Myocardial Infarction in Patients With a Patent Infarct Related Coronary Artery After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (from the Post-Myocardial Infarction Remodeling Prevention Therapy [PRomPT] Trial)
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    Impact of Baseline Thrombocytopenia on Bleeding and Mortality After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    Optimal Timing of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients With Non-ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction Complicated by Acute Decompensated Heart Failure (from the Korea Acute Myocardial Infarction Registry-National Institutes of Health [K
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    Impact of Balloon Predilatation on Hemodynamics and Outcomes After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation With the Self-Expanding CoreValve Prosthesis.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


    February 2018
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    Usefulness of Carotid Plaques as Predictors of Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease and Cardiovascular Events in Asymptomatic Individuals With Diabetes Mellitus.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Impact of Incomplete Revascularization on Long-Term Outcomes Following Chronic Total Occlusion Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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  755. BADINGS EA, Hermanides RS, The SHK, Dambrink JE, et al
    Comparison of Outcomes and Intervention Among Patients With Non-ST-Segment Elevation Acute Myocardial Infarction of Those With a Left Circumflex Versus Those With a Non-Left Circumflex-Related Coronary Artery (From the ELISA-3 Trial).
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    Meta-Analysis of Antithrombotic Therapy in Atrial Fibrillation After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    Comparison of the Efficacy and Safety of Orbital and Rotational Atherectomy in Calcified Narrowings in Patients Who Underwent Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    Corrigendum to 'Effects of RG7652, a Monoclonal Antibody Against PCSK9, on Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol (LDL-C), LDL-C Subfractions, and Inflammatory Biomarkers in Patients at High Risk of or with Established Coronary Heart Disease (From the Ph
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    Effect on Risk of Stroke and Acute Myocardial Infarction of Nonselective Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis.
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    Prescribing Patterns of Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin-Kexin Type 9 Inhibitors in Eligible Patients With Clinical Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease or Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia.
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    Meta-Analysis of Risk of Ventricular Arrhythmias and All-Cause Mortality in Patients With Chronic Total Occlusion of a Coronary Artery and/or Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Alcohol Consumption and Risk of Coronary Artery Disease (from the Million Veteran Program).
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    Stroke and Cardiovascular Events After Ablation or Antiarrhythmic Drugs for Treatment of Patients With Atrial Fibrillation.
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    Comparison of the Effect of Dual-Axis Rotational Coronary Angiography Versus Conventional Coronary Angiography on Frequency of Acute Kidney Injury, X-Ray Exposure Time, and Quantity of Contrast Medium Injected.
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    Role of ST-Segment Resolution in Patients With ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction Treated With Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (from the 5-Year Outcomes of the EXAMINATION [Evaluation of the Xience-V Stent in Acute Myocardial Infarc
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    Relation of Perceived Health Competence to Physical Activity in Patients With Coronary Heart Disease.
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    Usefulness of Platelet-to-Lymphocyte Ratio to Predict Long-Term All-Cause Mortality in Patients at High Risk of Coronary Artery Disease Who Underwent Coronary Angiography.
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    Relation of Coronary Artery Diameters With Cardiorespiratory Fitness.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Smoking Cessation in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome.
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  770. TIBUAKUU M, Kianoush S, DeFilippis AP, McEvoy JW, et al
    Usefulness of Lipoprotein-Associated Phospholipase A2 Activity and C-Reactive Protein in Identifying High-Risk Smokers for Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease (from the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study).
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Role of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in the Treatment of Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy.
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    Relation of Platelet Indexes to Platelet Reactivity and Periprocedural Myocardial Infarction in Patients Who Underwent Percutaneous Coronary Angioplasty.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Relation of High Serum Bilirubin to Short-Term Mortality Following a Myocardial Infarction Complicated by Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (from the High-Risk Myocardial Infarction Database Initiative).
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    Measurements of Lumen Areas and Diameters of Proximal and Middle Coronary Artery Segments in Subjects Without Coronary Atherosclerosis.
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    Long-Term Change in Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Relation to Atrial Fibrillation and Heart Failure (from the Kuopio Ischemic Heart Disease Risk Factor Study).
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    Relation of Waist-Hip Ratio to Long-Term Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease.
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    Efficacy and Safety of Alirocumab in High-Risk Patients With Clinical Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease and/or Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia (from 5 Placebo-Controlled ODYSSEY Trials).
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    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2018
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    Recurrent Cardiovascular Events in Survivors of Myocardial Infarction With ST-Segment Elevation (from the AMI-QUEBEC Study).
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  779. KODUMURI V, Balasubramanian S, Vij A, Siddamsetti S, et al
    A Meta-Analysis Comparing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention With Drug-Eluting Stents Versus Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in Unprotected Left Main Disease.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Relation of Bleeding Events to Mortality in Patients With ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction Treated by Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (a DANAMI-3 Substudy).
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    Prognostic Significance of Complex Ventricular Arrhythmias Complicating ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Usefulness of Integrating Heart Failure Risk Factors Into Impairment of Global Longitudinal Strain to Predict Anthracycline-Related Cardiac Dysfunction.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Relation of Age and Health-Related Quality of Life to Invasive Versus Ischemia-Guided Management of Patients with Non-ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Impact of Selective Aspiration Thrombectomy on Mortality in Patients With ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


  785. TURGEON RD, Pearson GJ, Graham MM
    Pharmacologic Treatment of Patients With Myocardial Ischemia With No Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Utility of Physician Selection of Cardiac Tests in a Chest Pain Unit to Exclude Acute Coronary Syndrome Among Patients Without a History of Coronary Artery Disease.
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    Effect of Gender on Unplanned Readmissions After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (from the Nationwide Readmissions Database).
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Comparison of Baseline Characteristics and Outcomes in Men Versus Women With Aortic Stenosis Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
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    Incidence, Predictors, and Impact on Six-Month Mortality of Three Different Definitions of Contrast-Induced Acute Kidney Injury After Coronary Angiography.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Effect of Antiplatelet Therapy on Cardiac Outcomes in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome.
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    PubMed    


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    Comparison of Outcomes and Costs Associated With Aspirin +/- Clopidogrel After Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting.
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    Influence of Body Mass Index on Long-Term Survival After Cardiac Catheterization.
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    December 2017
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    Meta-Analysis Comparing the Safety and Efficacy of Dual Versus Triple Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    The Role of Mechanical Circulatory Support During Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients Without Severely Depressed Left Ventricular Function.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Incidence and Prognosis of Pericarditis After ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (from the Acute Coronary Syndrome Israeli Survey 2000 to 2013 Registry Database).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Dec 23. pii: S0002-9149(17)31920.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  796. NUMASAWA Y, Ueda I, Sawano M, Kuno T, et al
    Relation of Baseline Hemoglobin Level to In-Hospital Outcomes in Patients Who Undergo Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (from a Japanese Multicenter Registry).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Dec 23. pii: S0002-9149(17)31921.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  797. SERRAO GW, Lansky AJ, Mehran R, Stone GW, et al
    Predictors of Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction Improvement After Primary Stenting in ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction (from the Harmonizing Outcomes With Revascularization and Stents in Acute Myocardial Infarction Trial).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Dec 22. pii: S0002-9149(17)31918.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  798. GARG L, Agrawal S, Agarwal M, Shah M, et al
    Influence of Atrial Fibrillation on Outcomes in Patients Who Underwent Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Dec 22. pii: S0002-9149(17)31917.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  799. TESCHE C, Vliegenthart R, Duguay TM, De Cecco CN, et al
    Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography-Derived Fractional Flow Reserve for Therapeutic Decision Making.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017;120:2121-2127.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  800. BANGALORE S, Toklu B, Stone GW
    Meta-Analysis of Culprit-Only Versus Multivessel Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients With ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction and Multivessel Coronary Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Dec 12. pii: S0002-9149(17)31847.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  801. MAHMOUD AN, Elgendy IY
    Gender Impact on 30-Day Readmissions After Hospitalization With Acute Myocardial Infarction Complicated by Cardiogenic Shock (from the 2013 to 2014 National Readmissions Database).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Dec 11. pii: S0002-9149(17)31848.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  802. BENEDETTO U, Lau C, Caputo M, Kim L, et al
    Comparison of Outcomes for Off-Pump Versus On-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in Low-Volume and High-Volume Centers and by Low-Volume and High-Volume Surgeons.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Dec 11. pii: S0002-9149(17)31860.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  803. ELFFERS TW, de Mutsert R, Lamb HJ, Maan AC, et al
    Relation of Overall and Abdominal Adiposity With Electrocardiogram Parameters of Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease in Individuals Aged 45 to 65 Years (from the Netherlands Epidemiology of Obesity Study).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Dec 11. pii: S0002-9149(17)31855.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  804. AHN MJ, Kim MC, Ahn Y, Sim DS, et al
    Impact of Complete Revascularization on Six-Year Clinical Outcomes and Incidence of Acute Decompensated Heart Failure in Patients With ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction and Multivessel Coronary Artery Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Dec 11. pii: S0002-9149(17)31850.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  805. DIMITRIU-LEEN AC, Hermans MPJ, van Rosendael AR, van Zwet EW, et al
    Gender-Specific Differences in All-Cause Mortality Between Incomplete and Complete Revascularization in Patients With ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction and Multi-Vessel Coronary Artery Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Dec 11. pii: S0002-9149(17)31851.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  806. JANG SJ, Ahn JM, Kim B, Gu JM, et al
    Comparison of Accuracy of One-Use Methods for Calculating Fractional Flow Reserve by Intravascular Optical Coherence Tomography to That Determined by the Pressure-Wire Method.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017;120:1920-1925.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  807. CHEN M, Gerson H, Eintracht S, Nessim SJ, et al
    Effect of Hemodialysis on Levels of High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin T.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017;120:2061-2064.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    November 2017
  808. PICARD F, Panagiotidou P, Wolf-Putz A, Buschmann I, et al
    Usefulness of Individual Shear Rate Therapy, New Treatment Option for Patients With Symptomatic Coronary Artery Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Nov 24. pii: S0002-9149(17)31762.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  809. LEE CH, Lee JY, Park GM, Lee SW, et al
    Comparison of 1-Year Outcomes of Triple (Aspirin + Clopidogrel + Cilostazol) Versus Dual Antiplatelet Therapy (Aspirin + Clopidogrel + Placebo) After Implantation of Second-Generation Drug-Eluting Stents into One or More Coronary Arteries: from the DE
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Nov 24. pii: S0002-9149(17)31763.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  810. LUTSKI M, Weinstein G, Goldbourt U, Tanne D, et al
    Cardiovascular Health and Cognitive Decline 2 Decades Later in Men with Preexisting Coronary Artery Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Nov 23. pii: S0002-9149(17)31761.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  811. TRAN HV, Lessard D, Tisminetzky MS, Yarzebski J, et al
    Trends in Length of Hospital Stay and the Impact on Prognosis of Early Discharge After a First Uncomplicated Acute Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Nov 22. pii: S0002-9149(17)31759.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  812. TOMASEVIC D, El Khoury C, Subtil F, Dubien PY, et al
    Effect of Optimal Medical Therapy at Discharge in Patients With Reperfused ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction on 1-Year Mortality (from the Regional RESCUe Registry).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Nov 22. pii: S0002-9149(17)31760.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  813. SARAK B, Goodman SG, Brieger D, Gale CP, et al
    Electrocardiographic Findings in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome Presenting With Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Nov 3. pii: S0002-9149(17)31687.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    October 2017
  814. LOFFLER AI, Perez MV, Nketiah EO, Bourque JM, et al
    Usefulness of Achieving >/=10 METs With a Negative Stress Electrocardiogram to Screen for High-Risk Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease in Patients Referred for Coronary Angiography After Exercise Stress Testing.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 31. pii: S0002-9149(17)31689.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  815. BISWAS S, Duffy SJ, Lefkovits J, Andrianopoulos N, et al
    Australian Trends in Procedural Characteristics and Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 31. pii: S0002-9149(17)31682.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  816. KHAN SU, Arshad A, Riaz IB, Talluri S, et al
    Meta-Analysis of the Safety and Efficacy of the Oral Anticoagulant Agents (Apixaban, Rivaroxaban, Dabigatran) in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 31. pii: S0002-9149(17)31692.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  817. MONGRAW-CHAFFIN M, Gujral UP, Kanaya AM, Kandula NR, et al
    Relation of Ectopic Fat with Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Risk Score in South Asians Living in the United States (from the Mediators of Atherosclerosis in South Asians Living in America [MASALA] Study).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 31. pii: S0002-9149(17)31683.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  818. AGARWAL N, Mahmoud AN, Patel NK, Jain A, et al
    Meta-Analysis of Aspirin Versus Dual Antiplatelet Therapy Following Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 26. pii: S0002-9149(17)31594.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  819. SHENG SP, Howell LA, Caughey MC, Yeung M, et al
    Relation of an Echocardiographic-Based Cardiac Calcium Score to Mitral Stenosis Severity and Coronary Artery Disease in Patients with Severe Aortic Stenosis.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 26. pii: S0002-9149(17)31619.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  820. ALADIN AI, Al Rifai M, Rasool SH, Dardari Z, et al
    Relation of Coronary Artery Calcium and Extra-Coronary Aortic Calcium to Incident Hypertension (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 24. pii: S0002-9149(17)31672.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  821. ALSAGHEIR A, Belley-Cote EP, Whitlock RP
    Impact of Left Atrial Appendage Exclusion on Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (from the National Inpatient Sample Database).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 20. pii: S0002-9149(17)31623.
    PubMed    


  822. ROBERTS WC, Kondapalli N, Guileyardo JM
    Morphologic Findings in Donor (Transplanted) Hearts at Necropsy Early and Late After Orthotopic Heart Transplantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 20. pii: S0002-9149(17)31621.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  823. LEE JJ, Pedley A, Hoffmann U, Massaro JM, et al
    Longitudinal Associations of Pericardial and Intrathoracic Fat With Progression of Coronary Artery Calcium (from the Framingham Heart Study).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 19. pii: S0002-9149(17)31613.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  824. KU PW, Chen LJ, Fox KR, Chen YH, et al
    Leisure-Time, Domestic, and Work-Related Physical Activity and Their Prospective Associations With All-Cause Mortality in Patients With Cardiovascular Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 19. pii: S0002-9149(17)31610.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  825. LAHTINEN M, Toukola T, Junttila MJ, Piira OP, et al
    Effect of Changes in Physical Activity on Risk for Cardiac Death in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 19. pii: S0002-9149(17)31609.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  826. CHAMARIA S, Bhatheja S, Vengrenyuk Y, Sweeny J, et al
    Prognostic Relation Between Severity of Diabetes Mellitus (On or Off Insulin) +/- Chronic Kidney Disease with Cardiovascular Risk After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 19. pii: S0002-9149(17)31611.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  827. ROSENBAUM AN, Naksuk N, Gharacholou SM, Brenes-Salazar JA, et al
    Outcomes of Nonagenarians Admitted to the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit by the Elders Risk Assessment Score for Long-Term Mortality Risk Stratification.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017;120:1421-1426.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  828. HUANG X, Wang X, Zou Y, Chen S, et al
    Impact of Cigarette Smoking and Smoking Cessation on Stent Changes as Determined by Optical Coherence Tomography After Sirolimus Stent Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017;120:1279-1284.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  829. CALISKAN E, Salzberg SP, Emmert MY
    Impact of Left Atrial Appendage Exclusion on Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting-The Surgeon's Comment.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 12. pii: S0002-9149(17)31589.
    PubMed    


  830. NILSSON BB, Lunde P, Grogaard HK, Holm I, et al
    Long-Term Results of High-Intensity Exercise-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation in Revascularized Patients for Symptomatic Coronary Artery Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 10. pii: S0002-9149(17)31583.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  831. DONNELLY PM, Kolossvary M, Karady J, Ball PA, et al
    Experience With an On-Site Coronary Computed Tomography-Derived Fractional Flow Reserve Algorithm for the Assessment of Intermediate Coronary Stenoses.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 10. pii: S0002-9149(17)31590.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  832. WILLIAMS RP, de Waard GA, De Silva K, Lumley M, et al
    Doppler Versus Thermodilution-Derived Coronary Microvascular Resistance to Predict Coronary Microvascular Dysfunction in Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction or Stable Angina Pectoris.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 10. pii: S0002-9149(17)31584.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  833. MAO TF, Bajwa A, Muskula P, Coggins TR, et al
    Incidence of Left Ventricular Thrombus in Patients With Acute ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction Treated with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 10. pii: S0002-9149(17)31582.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  834. FOROUZANDEH F, Suh J, Stahl E, Ko YA, et al
    Performance of J-CTO and PROGRESS CTO Scores in Predicting Angiographic Success and Long-term Outcomes of Percutaneous Coronary Interventions for Chronic Total Occlusions.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 10. pii: S0002-9149(17)31585.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  835. JANTTI T, Tarvasmaki T, Harjola VP, Parissis J, et al
    Frequency and Prognostic Significance of Abnormal Liver Function Tests in Patients With Cardiogenic Shock.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017;120:1090-1097.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  836. VADUGANATHAN M, Harrington RA, Stone GW, Steg PG, et al
    Cangrelor Versus Clopidogrel on a Background of Unfractionated Heparin (from CHAMPION PHOENIX).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017;120:1043-1048.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    September 2017
  837. PANCHOLY MS, Skelding K, Scott T, Blankenship J, et al
    Effect of Access Site Choice on Acute Kidney Injury After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 20. pii: S0002-9149(17)31458.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  838. HASUN M, Dorler J, Edlinger M, Alber H, et al
    In-Hospital Outcome Comparing Bivalirudin to Heparin in Real-World Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 20. pii: S0002-9149(17)31456.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  839. ROBERTS WC, Berry AE
    Frequency of Coronary Endarterectomy in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting at a Single Tertiary Texas Hospital 2010 to 2016 With Morphologic Studies of the Operatively Excised Specimens.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 19. pii: S0002-9149(17)31454.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  840. OLSEN M, Marino B, Kaltman J, Laursen H, et al
    Myocardial Infarction in Adults With Congenital Heart Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 19. pii: S0002-9149(17)31474.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  841. RIVERA-CARAVACA JM, Marin F, Esteve-Pastor MA, Rana-Miguez P, et al
    Usefulness of the 2MACE Score to Predicts Adverse Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 19. pii: S0002-9149(17)31459.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  842. ABE M, Morimoto T, Nakagawa Y, Furukawa Y, et al
    Impact of Transient or Persistent Contrast-induced Nephropathy on Long-term Mortality After Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 19. pii: S0002-9149(17)31455.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  843. DHITAL R, Basnet S, Poudel DR
    Impact of Hypothyroidism on Occurrence and Outcome of Acute Coronary Syndrome from the National Inpatient Sample.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 19. pii: S0002-9149(17)31453.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  844. GUBBI S, Schwartz E, Crandall J, Verghese J, et al
    Effect of Exceptional Parental Longevity and Lifestyle Factors on Prevalence of Cardiovascular Disease in Offspring.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 18. pii: S0002-9149(17)31460.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  845. ARNSON Y, Rozanski A, Gransar H, Friedman JD, et al
    Comparison of the Coronary Artery Calcium Score and Number of Calcified Coronary Plaques for Predicting Patient Mortality Risk.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 18. pii: S0002-9149(17)31452.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  846. LADWIG KH, Fang X, Wolf K, Hoschar S, et al
    Comparison of Delay Times Between Symptom Onset of an Acute ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction and Hospital Arrival in Men and Women <65 Years Versus >/=65 Years of Age.: Findings From the Multicenter Munich Examination of Delay in Patients Expe
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 18. pii: S0002-9149(17)31466.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  847. KAWJI MM, Glancy DL
    Painless Mini-Wellens Sign 5 Minutes After Exercise in a Man With Previously Undiagnosed Total Occlusion of the Left Anterior Descending and Right Coronary Arteries.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 5. pii: S0002-9149(17)31402.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  848. HUSSAIN ST, Paul M, Morton G, Schuster A, et al
    Correlation of Fractional Flow Reserve With Ischemic Burden Measured by Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Perfusion Imaging.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Sep 4. pii: S0002-9149(17)31372.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    August 2017
  849. TAKAGI H, Ando T, Mitta S
    Meta-Analysis Comparing >/=10-Year Mortality of Off-Pump Versus On-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 30. pii: S0002-9149(17)31377.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  850. WANDELL P, Carlsson AC, Holzmann MJ, Arnlov J, et al
    Comparison of Mortality and Nonfatal Cardiovascular Events in Adults With Atrial Fibrillation With Versus Without Levothyroxine Treatment.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 30. pii: S0002-9149(17)31383.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  851. LEVESQUE V, Poirier P, Despres JP, Almeras N, et al
    Relation Between a Simple Lifestyle Risk Score and Established Biological Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 30. pii: S0002-9149(17)31378.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  852. SONG C, Sukul D, Seth M, Dupree JM, et al
    Ninety-Day Readmission and Long-Term Mortality in Medicare Patients (>/=65 Years) Treated With Ticagrelor Versus Prasugrel After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (from the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Cardiovascular Consortium).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 30. pii: S0002-9149(17)31379.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  853. PAZ Y, Morgenstern R, Weinberg R, Chiles M, et al
    Relation of Coronary Flow Reserve to Other Findings on Positron Emission Tomography Myocardial Perfusion Imaging and Left Heart Catheterization in Patients With End-stage Renal Disease Being Evaluated for Kidney Transplant.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 30. pii: S0002-9149(17)31376.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  854. NUDI F, Schilllaci O, Di Belardino N, Versaci F, et al
    Temporal Trends in the Prevalence, Severity, and Localization of Myocardial Ischemia and Necrosis at Myocardial Perfusion Imaging After Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 24. pii: S0002-9149(17)31171.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  855. KURTUL A, Ozturk S
    WITHDRAWN: Relation of Mean Platelet Volume-to-Lymphocyte Ratio and Contrast-Induced Acute Kidney Injury in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 8. pii: S0002-9149(17)31290.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  856. SUH Y, Lee CJ, Cho DK, Cho YH, et al
    Impact of National Health Checkup Service on Hard Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Events and All-Cause Mortality in the General Population.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 7. pii: S0002-9149(17)31299.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  857. SHARMA K, Al Rifai M, Ahmed HM, Dardari Z, et al
    Usefulness of Coronary Artery Calcium to Predict Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction in Men Versus Women (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 7. pii: S0002-9149(17)31295.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  858. ENEZATE TH, Omran J, Al-Dadah AS, Alpert M, et al
    Comparison of Outcomes of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction Treated by Percutaneous Coronary Intervention During Off-Hours Versus On-Hours.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 4. pii: S0002-9149(17)31288.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  859. KHAN MR, Kayani WT, Ahmad W, Hira RS, et al
    Meta-Analysis of Comparison of 5-Year Outcomes of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Versus Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in Patients With Unprotected Left Main Coronary Artery in the Era of Drug-eluting Stents.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 1. pii: S0002-9149(17)31221.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  860. DADEKIAN G, Kaplan AV, Chang CH, Morden NE, et al
    Atrial Fibrillation and Stent Selection (Bare Metal vs Drug Eluting) (from Medicare Claims).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 1. pii: S0002-9149(17)31225.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    July 2017
  861. MATSUSHITA K, Harada K, Miyazaki T, Miyamoto T, et al
    Effect of Heart Failure Secondary to Ischemic Cardiomyopathy on Body Weight and Blood Pressure.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Jul 31. pii: S0002-9149(17)31227.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  862. ALENEZI F, Brummett BH, Boyle SH, Samad Z, et al
    Usefulness of Myocardial Annular Velocity Change During Mental Stress to Predict Cardiovascular Outcome in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease (From the Responses of Mental Stress-Induced Myocardial Ischemia to Escitalopram Treatment Trial).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Jul 29. pii: S0002-9149(17)31212.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  863. LAMELAS P, Schwalm JD, Quazi I, Mehta S, et al
    Effect of Body Mass Index on Clinical Events After Acute Coronary Syndromes.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Jul 29. pii: S0002-9149(17)31216.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  864. YUDI MB, Hamilton G, Farouque O, Andrianopoulos N, et al
    Trends and Impact of Door-to-Balloon Time on Clinical Outcomes in Patients Aged <75, 75 to 84, and >/=85 Years With ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Jul 28. pii: S0002-9149(17)31169.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  865. CAOBELLI F, Haaf P, Chronis J, Haenny G, et al
    Prognostic Usefulness of Cardiac Stress Test Modalities in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Who Underwent Myocardial Perfusion Scintigraphy (from the Basel Asymptomatic High-Risk Diabetics' Outcome Trial).
    Am J Cardiol. 2017 Jul 20. pii: S0002-9149(17)31110.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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