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    July 2020
  1. LIU Y, Mao S, Luo X, Wang Y, et al
    Circulating miR-1/UCA1 is a novel biomarker for the diagnosis and prognosis of acute myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;310:137.
    PubMed    


    May 2020
  2. HE C, Zhu C, Zhu Y, Zou Z, et al
    Effect of exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation on clinical outcomes in patients with myocardial infarction in the absence of obstructive coronary artery disease (MINOCA): A prospective cohort study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 May 13. pii: S0167-5273(20)30806.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. SABBAH M, Nepper-Christensen L, Kober L, Hofsten DE, et al
    Infarct size following loading with Ticagrelor/Prasugrel versus Clopidogrel in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 May 7. pii: S0167-5273(20)31341.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  4. ZHAO Y, Xiong J, Hou Y, Zhu M, et al
    Early detection of ST-segment elevated myocardial infarction by artificial intelligence with 12-lead electrocardiogram.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 May 3. pii: S0167-5273(20)31678.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    April 2020
  5. FERLINI M, Andreassi A, Carugo S, Cuccia C, et al
    Centralization of the ST elevation myocardial infarction care network in the Lombardy region during the COVID-19 outbreak.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 24. pii: S0167-5273(20)32040.
    PubMed    


  6. TIAN X, Zuo Y, Chen S, Wang A, et al
    Associations between changes in serum uric acid and the risk of myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 22. pii: S0167-5273(20)31019.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  7. BALANESCU DV, Donisan T, Deswal A, Palaskas N, et al
    Acute myocardial infarction in a high-risk cancer population: Outcomes following conservative versus invasive management.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 19. pii: S0167-5273(19)36224.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. MILLER RJH, Klein E, Gransar H, Slomka PJ, et al
    Prognostic significance of previous myocardial infarction and previous revascularization in patients undergoing SPECT MPI.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 15. pii: S0167-5273(20)30938.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. PELLICCIA F, Rosano GMC, Mehran R
    Gender-related differences after acute myocardial infarction: A major global health challenge.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 14. pii: S0167-5273(20)31692.
    PubMed    


    March 2020
  10. MARASIGAN V, Perry I, Bennett K, Balanda K, et al
    Explaining the fall in Coronary Heart Disease mortality in the Republic of Ireland between 2000 and 2015 - IMPACT modelling study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Mar 31. pii: S0167-5273(19)34157.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. IUNG B, Ducrocq G
    Management of myocardial infarction: Pay more attention to comorbidities.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Mar 23. pii: S0167-5273(20)30798.
    PubMed    


  12. SUN Y, Feng L, Li X, Gao R, et al
    The sex difference in 6-month MACEs and its explaining variables in acute myocardial infarction survivors: Data from CPACS-3 study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Mar 20. pii: S0167-5273(20)30233.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  13. LUPI A, Schaffer A, Persampieri S
    Acute myocardial infarction presenting with cardiogenic shock in patients with previous coronary artery bypass graft: neglected disease or end-stage condition?
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Mar 20. pii: S0167-5273(20)30898.
    PubMed    


  14. BAI Y, Jiang Y, Li A, Yu Y, et al
    Reply to the letter "GAS5/MiR-135b axis is a potential target for myocardial infarction".
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Mar 16. pii: S0167-5273(20)30801.
    PubMed    


  15. REINDL M, Metzler B, Reinstadler SJ
    Assessment of area at risk and infarct size in acute STEMI: How much information does the ECG really provide?
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;303:14-15.
    PubMed    


  16. HUIKURI HV, Junttila MJ
    Is it possible to predict and prevent sudden cardiac death as a first manifestation of cardiac disease?
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;303:60-61.
    PubMed    


  17. KISHI T
    Astrocytes in paraventricular nucleus is a potential therapeutic target for ventricular arrhythmia with sympathoexcitation after acute myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Mar 6. pii: S0167-5273(20)30290.
    PubMed    


    February 2020
  18. CHIARANDA G, Myers J, Arena R, Kaminsky L, et al
    Improved percent-predicted peak VO2 is associated with lower risk of hospitalization in patients with coronary heart disease. Analysis from the FRIEND registry.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Feb 24. pii: S0167-5273(19)33502.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. RODRIGUEZ-RAMOS MA, Arteaga-Guerra D, Guillermo-Segredo M, Simancas-Broche L, et al
    Body mass index and in-hospital outcomes in patient's >/=80years with ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Results from low income country without coronary intervention.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Feb 19. pii: S0167-5273(19)35103.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. TAK BT, Ekizler FA, Ozcan Cetin EH, Ulvan N, et al
    Novel therapeutic device for treatment refractory angina: The impact of coronary sinus narrowing on diastolic function.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;301:43.
    PubMed    


  21. SZEKELY Y, Konigstein M, Banai S
    The impact of coronary sinus narrowing on diastolic function in patients with refractory angina - Response to letter to the editor.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;301:42.
    PubMed    


  22. REINSTADLER SJ, Metzler B, Klug G
    Microvascular obstruction and diastolic dysfunction after STEMI: An important link?
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;301:40-41.
    PubMed    


  23. BEN DRISS A, Ben Driss Lepage C, Sfaxi A, Hakim M, et al
    Strain predicts left ventricular functional recovery after acute myocardial infarction with systolic dysfunction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Feb 15. pii: S0167-5273(20)30275.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  24. ZHAO L, Chen M, Yang X
    Serpina3 in myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Feb 15. pii: S0167-5273(20)30426.
    PubMed    


  25. VALLABHAJOSYULA S, Kumar V, Vallabhajosyula S, Subramaniam AV, et al
    Acute myocardial infarction-cardiogenic shock in patients with prior coronary artery bypass grafting: A 16-year national cohort analysis of temporal trends, management and outcomes.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Feb 13. pii: S0167-5273(19)35970.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  26. HUANG D, Gao W, Wu R, Zhong X, et al
    D-dimer level predicts in-hospital adverse outcomes after primary PCI for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Feb 4. pii: S0167-5273(19)35025.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  27. CHEN F, Chen ZQ, Zhu JJ
    Different inflammatory profile in young and elderly STEMI patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PPCI): Its influence on no-reflow and mortality.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;300:49.
    PubMed    


    January 2020
  28. SCHMIDT M, Horvath-Puho E, Ording AG, Botker HE, et al
    The interaction effect of cardiac and non-cardiac comorbidity on myocardial infarction mortality: A nationwide cohort study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Jan 29. pii: S0167-5273(19)34237.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. TAGLIERI N, Bruno AG, Bacchi Reggiani ML, D'Angelo EC, et al
    Impact of coronary bypass or stenting on mortality and myocardial infarction in stable coronary artery disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Jan 23. pii: S0167-5273(19)35603.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. BORMANN J, Psyrakis DA, von Jeinsen B, Grun D, et al
    Myeloid-related protein 8/14 and high-sensitivity cardiac troponin I to differentiate type 2 myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Jan 21. pii: S0167-5273(19)34555.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  31. CHEN J, Yin D, He X, Gao M, et al
    Modulation of activated astrocytes in the hypothalamus paraventricular nucleus to prevent ventricular arrhythmia complicating acute myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Jan 16. pii: S0167-5273(19)35829.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  32. GASTL M, Surder D, Corti R, Faruque Osmany DMM, et al
    Effect of intracoronary bone marrow-derived mononuclear cell injection early and late after myocardial infarction on CMR-derived myocardial strain.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Jan 15. pii: S0167-5273(19)35859.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  33. RUAN Z, Yu W, Wang S
    CircNCX1/miR-133a: A potential novel biomarker and risk factor predictor for myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;299:256.
    PubMed    


  34. MAYER O JR, Cerna V, Roucka P
    miR-133a AND myocardial ischemia/reperfusion injury. Response to letter by Wang.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;299:255.
    PubMed    


  35. ZHOU HF, Ren K, Zhao GJ
    Relaxin inhibits macrophage inflammation by repressing NLRP3.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;299:254.
    PubMed    


  36. YU W, Chen J
    Circulating HOTAIR/miR-126 axis is negatively associated with disease risk of incident myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;298:121.
    PubMed    


  37. DEL TURCO S, Basta G, Mazzone A
    Different inflammatory profile in young and elderly STEMI patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PPCI): Its influence on no-reflow and mortality.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;298:17.
    PubMed    


  38. BEIERT T, Knappe V, Andrie RP, Schrickel JW, et al
    Response to letter on "Relaxin inhibits macrophage inflammation by repressing NLRP3" by Zhou et al.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;298:118.
    PubMed    


  39. NORGAARD BL, Mortensen MB
    Reaching guideline targets in secondary prevention. There is no heavier burden than an unfulfilled potential.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;298:15-16.
    PubMed    


  40. LOMBARDI F, Vicenzi M, Hnatkova K, Schmidt G, et al
    The search for non-invasive markers of cardiac diseases comes back to the 12-lead electrocardiogram.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;298:55-56.
    PubMed    


    December 2019
  41. MARQUES-VIDAL P, Jankowski P, De Bacquer D, Kotseva K, et al
    Dietary measures among patients with coronary heart disease in Europe. ESC EORP Euroaspire V.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Dec 31. pii: S0167-5273(19)35673.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  42. WANG X, Wang L, Ma Z, Liang W, et al
    Early expressed circulating long noncoding RNA CHAST is associated with cardiac contractile function in patients with acute myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Dec 30. pii: S0167-5273(19)34848.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. WANG Y, Wang B
    The circulating HOTAIR/miR-1: A novel and sensitive biomarker of myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;297:140.
    PubMed    


  44. DESAI R, Ali Khan MZ, Farheen N, Varakantam VR, et al
    Six times higher odds of coronary heart disease-related hospitalizations in Asian American and Pacific Islanders with a positive family history.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;297:14.
    PubMed    


  45. SHANG L, Feng M, Zhou X, Tang B, et al
    Growth differentiation factor 15: A promising prognostic stratification biomarker in patients with acute coronary syndrome.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;297:16.
    PubMed    


  46. CAMICI PG, Crea F, Ferrari R
    Commentary: The new ESC guidelines for the diagnosis and management of chronic coronary syndromes.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;297:19-21.
    PubMed    


  47. DU X, Zhang S, Liu L
    The association of B-type natriuretic peptide with Left ventricular hypertrophy.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;297:143.
    PubMed    


  48. GRAMEGNA M, Beneduce A, Bertoldi LF, Pagnesi M, et al
    Impella RP support in refractory right ventricular failure complicating acute myocardial infarction with unsuccessful right coronary artery revascularization.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Dec 13. pii: S0167-5273(19)35516.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  49. SMAARDIJK VR, Maas AHEM, Lodder P, Kop WJ, et al
    Sex and gender-stratified risks of psychological factors for adverse clinical outcomes in patients with ischemic heart disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Dec 11. pii: S0167-5273(19)33509.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  50. JUNQUEIRA D, Chan MY, de Carvalho LP
    Nationalization of post-MI managed care: a worthy cause but not without its challenges.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;296:28-29.
    PubMed    


    November 2019
  51. DE FERRARI GM, Dusi V, Ruffinazzi M, Masiello LC, et al
    Risk factors for primary ventricular fibrillation during a first myocardial infarction: Clinical findings from PREDESTINATION (PRimary vEntricular fibrillation and suDden dEath during firST myocardIal iNfArcTION).
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Nov 19. pii: S0167-5273(19)33514.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  52. WITTLINGER T, Seifert C, Simonis G, Gerlach M, et al
    Prognosis in myocardial infarction of young patients: Results of a prospective registry.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Nov 18. pii: S0167-5273(18)35581.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  53. REINDL M, Holzknecht M, Tiller C, Lechner I, et al
    Impact of infarct location and size on clinical outcome after ST-elevation myocardial infarction treated by primary percutaneous coronary intervention.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Nov 17. pii: S0167-5273(19)33043.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  54. DU YT, Pasupathy S, Air T, Neil C, et al
    Validation of contemporary electrocardiographic indices of area at risk and infarct size in acute ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Nov 13. pii: S0167-5273(19)33112.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. BANDYOPADHYAY D, Chakraborty S, Amgai B, Patel N, et al
    Acute myocardial infarction in the young - National Trend Analysis with gender-based difference in outcomes.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Nov 12. pii: S0167-5273(19)33095.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  56. TRAVERSE JH
    Left ventricular thrombus following ST-Elevation myocardial infarction: Insights from "little" and "big" data.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Nov 6. pii: S0167-5273(19)33858.
    PubMed    


  57. Y-HASSAN S
    Most of the patients classified under "Myocardial infarction with non-obstructive coronary arteries (MI-NOCA)" have either no MI or no NOCA.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;294:54.
    PubMed    


    October 2019
  58. ISHII M, Kaikita K, Sakamoto K, Seki T, et al
    Characteristics and in-hospital mortality of patients with myocardial infarction in the absence of obstructive coronary artery disease in super-aging society.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Oct 25. pii: S0167-5273(19)34109.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  59. ALZUHAIRI KS, Lonborg J, Ahtarovski KA, Nepper-Christensen L, et al
    Sub-acute cardiac magnetic resonance to predict irreversible reduction in left ventricular ejection fraction after ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: A DANAMI-3 sub-study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Oct 24. pii: S0167-5273(19)32788.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. ZHENG T, Yang J, Yang J
    The role of remote ischemic perconditioning beyond myocardial infarction size reduction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;293:55.
    PubMed    


  61. PILZ PM, Podesser BK, Kiss A
    Response to letter on "The role of remote ischemic perconditioning beyond myocardial infarction size reduction".
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;293:53.
    PubMed    


  62. ROSTAGNO C, Peris A, Polidori GL, Ranalli C, et al
    Perioperative myocardial infarction in patients with hip fracture: Is there a role for early coronary angiography?
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;293:50.
    PubMed    


  63. GIMELLI A, Liga R
    Comparative accuracy of myocardial perfusion imaging: The final answer has yet to come.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;293:286-287.
    PubMed    


  64. LONNEBAKKEN MT, Eskerud I
    Reply to the letter to the editor: "The association of B-type natriuretic peptide with left ventricular hypertrophy".
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;293:192.
    PubMed    


  65. TANAKA A, Jabbour RJ, Colombo A
    What are the remaining lessons to be learnt from 1st-generation bioresorbable scaffolds?
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;293:103-104.
    PubMed    


  66. PILZ PM, Gidlof O, Podesser BK, Kiss A, et al
    Response to letter on "Post-translational modifications: Novel mechanism to clarify the cardioprotective effects of remote ischemic conditioning by Tang and Yang".
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;293:51.
    PubMed    


  67. TILLER C, Reindl M, Holzknecht M, Innerhofer L, et al
    Relationship between admission Q waves and microvascular injury in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction treated with primary percutaneous coronary intervention.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Oct 12. pii: S0167-5273(19)34008.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. SU T, Shao X, Zhang X, Yang C, et al
    Value of circulating miRNA-1 detected within 3h after the onset of acute chest pain in the diagnosis and prognosis of acute myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Oct 8. pii: S0167-5273(19)33471.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. CORBAN MT, Khorramirouz R, Yang SW, Lewis BR, et al
    Non-infarct related artery microvascular obstruction is associated with worse persistent diastolic dysfunction in patients with revascularized ST elevation myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Oct 7. pii: S0167-5273(19)32793.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  70. ROSTAGNO C, Peris A, Polidori GL, Ranalli C, et al
    Perioperative myocardial infarction in patients with hip fracture: Is there a role for early coronary angiography?
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;292:41.
    PubMed    


  71. XIE J, Qiu L, Tao Y, Zhu T, et al
    Perioperative myocardial injury after noncardiac surgery: An easily ignored and challenging problem.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;292:42.
    PubMed    


  72. TZIKAS S, Vassilikos V, Keller T
    GDF-15 as a risk stratification biomarker for cardiovascular disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;292:246-247.
    PubMed    


  73. KONES R, Morales-Salinas A, Rumana U
    Cardiac rehabilitation underutilization: Missed opportunities in comprehensive cardiac care.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;292:39-40.
    PubMed    


    September 2019
  74. FEARON WF
    The prognostic importance of silent ischemia.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;291:27-28.
    PubMed    


  75. DE SMEDT D, De Backer T, Petrovic M, De Backer G, et al
    Chronic medication intake in patients with stable coronary heart disease across Europe: Evidence from the daily clinical practice. Results from the ESC EORP European Survey of Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Diabetes (EUROASPIRE IV) Registry.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Sep 7. pii: S0167-5273(19)30566.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    August 2019
  76. AI F, Yu B, Li W, Gui F, et al
    Growth differentiation factor-15 is a strong predictor for all-cause mortality in acute myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Aug 28. pii: S0167-5273(19)33996.
    PubMed    


  77. CALABRO P, Gragnano F
    Event recurrence after myocardial infarction: Prediction is very difficult, especially about the future.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Aug 17. pii: S0167-5273(19)33401.
    PubMed    


  78. ZHAO L, Zheng M, Guo Z, Li K, et al
    Circulating Serpina3 levels predict the major adverse cardiac events in patients with myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Aug 15. pii: S0167-5273(19)33203.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. HAUSVATER A, Reynolds HR
    Response to most of the patients classified under "Myocardial infarction with non-obstructive coronary arteries (MI-NOCA)" have either no MI or no NOCA.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Aug 2. pii: S0167-5273(19)33233.
    PubMed    


  80. TIAN J, Cheng C, Zhang FJ
    Comment on "Perioperative myocardial infarction in elderly patients with hip fracture. Is there a role for early coronary angiography?"
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;288:28.
    PubMed    


  81. WANG J, Tillin T, Hughes AD, Chaturvedi N, et al
    Associations between family history and coronary artery calcium and coronary heart disease in British Europeans and South Asians.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Aug 1. pii: S0167-5273(19)31994.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  82. FURUKAWA Y
    Meteorological factors and seasonal variations in the risk of acute myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Aug 1. pii: S0167-5273(19)33347.
    PubMed    


  83. TANG S, Yang Y
    Post-translational modifications: Novel mechanism to clarify the cardioprotective effects of remote ischemic conditioning.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;288:27.
    PubMed    


  84. ZHAO Z, Hodge J, Wang D, Liu Q, et al
    New light shed on the old herb - Silybum marianum.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;288:123.
    PubMed    


  85. RUAN Z, Wang S, Yu W, Deng F, et al
    LncRNA MALAT1 aggravates inflammation response through regulating PTGS2 by targeting miR-26b in myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;288:122.
    PubMed    


  86. CREA F, Vergallo R
    Plaque erosion: Towards precision medicine in acute coronary syndromes.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;288:22-24.
    PubMed    


  87. KHARBANDA RK, de Groot NMS
    Prediction and prevention of sudden cardiac death in transposition of the great arteries: A step closer.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;288:68-69.
    PubMed    


  88. AAKRE KM, Omland T
    The rise and fall of the 99th percentile decision limit for cardiac troponins?
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;288:25-26.
    PubMed    


  89. THADANI U
    Trimetazidine for stable and unstable ischemic heart diseases and for heart failure: Is its routine use justified from available data?
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Aug 1. pii: S0167-5273(19)32913.
    PubMed    


    July 2019
  90. SULO G, Igland J, Sulo E, Overland S, et al
    Mortality following first-time hospitalization with acute myocardial infarction in Norway, 2001-2014: Time trends, underlying causes and place of death.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jul 31. pii: S0167-5273(19)31356.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  91. COSENTINO N, Campodonico J, Pontone G, Guglielmo M, et al
    Iron deficiency in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jul 31. pii: S0167-5273(19)32614.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  92. ALBAENI A, Chatila K, Beydoun HA, Beydoun MA, et al
    In-hospital left ventricular thrombus following ST-elevation myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jul 23. pii: S0167-5273(19)31953.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  93. ULRICH R, Pischon T, Robra BP, Freier C, et al
    Health care utilisation and medication one year after myocardial infarction in Germany - a claims data analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jul 18. pii: S0167-5273(19)30303.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. MEYERS HP, Smith SW
    Prospective, real-world evidence showing the gap between ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) and occlusion MI (OMI).
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jul 15. pii: S0167-5273(19)32068.
    PubMed    


  95. MITOMO S, Demir OM, Nakamura S
    What would we find behind the darkness to predict patients' fate?
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;287:48-49.
    PubMed    


  96. OIKAWA T, Sakata Y, Nochioka K, Miura M, et al
    Association between temporal changes in C-reactive protein levels and prognosis in patients with previous myocardial infarction - A report from the CHART-2 Study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jul 12. pii: S0167-5273(19)30080.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  97. SIDDIQUI AJ, Holzmann MJ
    Association between reduced left ventricular ejection fraction following non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction and long-term mortality in patients of advanced age.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jul 11. pii: S0167-5273(19)32530.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  98. OHM J, Hjemdahl P, Skoglund PH, Discacciati A, et al
    Lipid levels achieved after a first myocardial infarction and the prediction of recurrent atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jul 4. pii: S0167-5273(19)31204.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  99. VERSACI F, Biondi-Zoccai G, Giudici AD, Mariano E, et al
    Climate changes and ST-elevation myocardial infarction treated with primary percutaneous coronary angioplasty.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jul 3. pii: S0167-5273(19)31305.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  100. HANNA A, Frangogiannis NG
    The cell biological basis for primary unloading in acute myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019 Jul 2. pii: S0167-5273(19)32681.
    PubMed    


  101. SAAD M, Stiermaier T, Eitel I
    Role of ischemic conditioning and direct stenting on myocardial protection.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;286:19.
    PubMed    


  102. LOU B, Zhou C
    Cardiac MRI assessed protection by direct stenting in STEMI: Effect of local and remote ischemic postconditioning.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;286:168.
    PubMed    


  103. PAZOKI R
    Cardiovascular disease, ABO locus, and markers of platelet functionality.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;286:162-163.
    PubMed    


  104. MADONNA R, Vitulli P, Pierdomenico S, De Caterina R, et al
    Deficiency of NDUFC2: Cause or bystander in acute coronary syndromes?
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;286:134-135.
    PubMed    


  105. SACHINIDIS A, Nikolic D, Rizzo M, Cianflone D, et al
    Psoriasis and acute coronary syndrome risk.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;286:15-16.
    PubMed    


  106. SANCHIS J, Avanzas P
    Identifying the patient subset with highest inflammation levels in acute coronary syndromes.
    Int J Cardiol. 2019;286:13-14.
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    Vasospastic angina behaves differently in men and women.
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    Ticagrelor versus prasugrel in patients with acute coronary syndrome undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: An unresolved issue.
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    Fatal attraction - A brief pathophysiology of the interaction between atrial fibrillation and myocardial ischemia.
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    November 2017
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  653. ROSANO GMC, Kaski JC
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  656. YE Z, Su Q, Li L
    Letter to "Safety and efficacy of drug eluting stents in patients with spontaneous coronary artery dissection" by Conrotto F et al.
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  664. YE Z, Su Q, Li L
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  665. YI X, Feng G, Jiang X
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  670. MOCKEL M, Landmesser U
    Challenges in using high-sensitive troponin reporting in clinical practice-The important role of appropriate use in the context of clinical evaluation.
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  673. CHIEN SC, Yeh HI
    Reply to letter to the Editor: "Possible intermediary role of autophagy in serum albumin decrease-associated cardiovascular events among patients with coronary heart disease".
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    Cangrelor compared with clopidogrel in patients with prior myocardial infarction - Insights from the CHAMPION trials.
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  675. BANERAS J, Ferreira-Gonzalez I, Marsal JR, Barrabes JA, et al
    Short-term exposure to air pollutants increases the risk of ST elevation myocardial infarction and of infarct-related ventricular arrhythmias and mortality.
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  680. SHAH M, Patnaik S, Patel B, Arora S, et al
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  683. ECCLESTON D
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  685. PIRAINO D
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  687. ZHANG M, Li J
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  689. PIRAINO D
    Paclitaxel eluting balloon and sirolimus eluting balloon, many weapons against a common enemy: The in-stent restenosis.
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  690. ABDELGHANY M, Shah S, Subedi R, Kozman H, et al
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  692. YALTA K, Yalta T
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    Increased inflammation promotes ventricular arrhythmia through aggravating left stellate ganglion remodeling in a canine ischemia model.
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    Recent trends in management and outcome of patients with acute coronary syndromes and atrial fibrillation.
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    July 2017
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  702. SU JL, Jiao YR, Li T, Yao HC, et al
    Inhibition of IL-17 might be a novel therapeutic target in the treatment of myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury.
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  703. GUARICCI AI, Pontone G
    Patient selection and high-tech equipment: A great double act in coronary computed tomography angiography.
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    Statins therapy might be beneficial in the treatment of myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury.
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    Exosomes-ADMS: A novel therapy thought in myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury.
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    Autophagy in myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury: Friend or foe?
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    June 2017
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    Predictors of incident heart failure in patients after an acute coronary syndrome: The LIPID heart failure risk-prediction model.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jun 30. pii: S0167-5273(16)34461.
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    Coronary physiology in patients with severe aortic stenosis: Comparison between fractional flow reserve and instantaneous wave-free ratio.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jun 5. pii: S0167-5273(17)30634.
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  709. CHANG KW, Arbit B, Hsu JC
    Antithrombotic regimens in patients with atrial fibrillation and coronary artery disease after percutaneous coronary intervention: A focused review.
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    First experience with edoxaban and atrial fibrillation ablation - Insights from the ENGAGE AF-TIMI 48 trial.
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    Ultra-long acting calcium channel blockers may decrease accuracy of the acetylcholine provocation test.
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  714. ACHILLES A, Mohring A, Dannenberg L, Piayda K, et al
    Analgesic medication with dipyrone in patients with coronary artery disease: Relation to MACCE.
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    The patient education - Learning and Coping Strategies - improves adherence in cardiac rehabilitation (LC-REHAB): A randomised controlled trial.
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    Longitudinal 2D strain can help diagnose coronary artery disease in patients with suspected non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome but apparent normal global and segmental systolic function.
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    Factors associated with development of coronary artery aneurysms after Kawasaki disease are similar for those treated promptly and those with delayed or no treatment.
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    May 2017
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    Effects of coronary artery disease in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation: A study of age- and gender-matched cohorts.
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  730. RAN D, Nie HJ, Gao YL, Deng SB, et al
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  737. YUEQIU S, Guangqian L
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  738. NOSAKA K, Miyoshi T, Doi M
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  739. EYUBOGLU M, Akdeniz B
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  745. HOLZMANN MJ
    Letter in response to "High-sensitivity cardiac troponin in the emergency department: The perfect storm?" by Guiseppe Lippi, and Gianfranco Cervellin.
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  746. JIANG Y, Liu P, Cao Y
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  747. SHI K, Yang ZG, Guo YK
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    February 2017
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    Spontaneous coronary dissection: Unravelling the complex riddle of conservative or interventional treatment.
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    Association of novel inflammatory biomarkers with coronary collateral development and SYNTAX score.
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    Ischemia evaluation in patients with myocardial bridging: It's a tough situation?
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    January 2017
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    November 2016
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    September 2016
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    August 2016
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