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    March 2021
  1. JACKSON AO, Rahman GA, Long S
    Attenuating senescence and dead cells accumulation as heart failure therapy: Break the communication networks.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 29. pii: S0167-5273(21)00565.
    PubMed    


  2. SURKOVA E, Dimopoulos K, Li W
    Reply to: "Systolic dysfunction of the subpulmonary left ventricle in the systemic right ventricle: late manifestation or subclinical predictor of heart failure?"
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 27. pii: S0167-5273(21)00621.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. LAINSCAK M, Omersa D, Rosano G, Farkas J, et al
    Pharmacotherapy adherence in patients with heart failure: Easier said than done.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 27. pii: S0167-5273(21)00555.
    PubMed    


  4. LI Y, Li L, Wang C
    Insulin-like growth factor binding protein 2 might be a novel therapeutic target in the treatment of heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 19. pii: S0167-5273(21)00549.
    PubMed    


  5. COHEN S, Liu A, Abrahamowicz M, Brophy JM, et al
    Reply to "Risk prediction models for heart failure admissions in adults with congenital heart disease: Methodological issues".
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 19. pii: S0167-5273(21)00482.
    PubMed    


  6. TANG L, Liu J, Zheng J
    Targeting mitochondrial calcium uniporter in heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 16. pii: S0167-5273(21)00485.
    PubMed    


  7. AL-WAKEEL-MARQUARD N, Seidel F, Herbst C, Kuhnisch J, et al
    Diffuse myocardial fibrosis by T1 mapping is associated with heart failure in pediatric primary dilated cardiomyopathy.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 15. pii: S0167-5273(21)00480.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. CARLUCCIO E, Pugliese NR, Biagioli P, Zuchi C, et al
    Global longitudinal strain in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: Prognostic relevance across disease severity as assessed by automated cluster analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 10. pii: S0167-5273(21)00383.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. HIGUCHI S, Shibata S, Hasegawa H, Matsuda T, et al
    Reply to the letter to the editor: "Clinical impact of red blood cell transfusion on adverse clinical events in acute heart failure patients with anemia".
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 4. pii: S0167-5273(21)00458.
    PubMed    


  10. BARISON A, Aimo A, Emdin M
    Cocaine and methamphetamine use and hospitalization for acute heart failure: Epidemiological evidence from a nationwide dataset.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 3. pii: S0167-5273(21)00387.
    PubMed    


    February 2021
  11. DAVIS MR, Lee CS, Corcoran A, Gupta N, et al
    Gender differences in the prevalence of frailty in heart failure: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 28. pii: S0167-5273(21)00371.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. NITTA G, Inaba O, Kato S, Kono T, et al
    Catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation in patients with congestive heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 26. pii: S0167-5273(21)00369.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  13. PAOLILLO S, Salvioni E, Perrone Filardi P, Bonomi A, et al
    Corrigendum to "Long-term prognostic role of diabetes mellitus and glycemic control in heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction: Insights from the MECKI Score database" [Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 15; 317: 103-110. PMID: 32360652].
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 25. pii: S0167-5273(21)00354.
    PubMed    


  14. VAN DEN EYNDE J, Santens B, Van De Bruaene A, Budts W, et al
    Systolic dysfunction of the subpulmonary left ventricle in the systemic right ventricle: Late manifestation or subclinical predictor of heart failure?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 25. pii: S0167-5273(21)00368.
    PubMed    


  15. ELBADAWI A, Dang A, Elgendy IY, Thakker R, et al
    Age-specific trends and outcomes of hospitalizations with acute heart failure in the United States.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 17. pii: S0167-5273(21)00284.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  16. HSIAO FC, Lin CP, Tung YC, Chang PC, et al
    Combining sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitors and angiotensin receptor-neprilysin inhibitors in heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction and diabetes mellitus: A multi-institutional study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 12. pii: S0167-5273(21)00288.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  17. SCALVINI S, Bernocchi P, Villa S, Paganoni AM, et al
    Treatment prescription, adherence, and persistence after the first hospitalization for heart failure: A population-based retrospective study on 100,785 patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 11. pii: S0167-5273(21)00267.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. PASSINO C, Sciarrone P, Vergaro G, Borrelli C, et al
    Sacubitril-valsartan treatment is associated with decrease in central apneas in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 10. pii: S0167-5273(21)00263.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. WANG X, Li X
    Clinical impact of red blood cell transfusion on adverse clinical events in acute heart failure patients with anemia.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 10. pii: S0167-5273(21)00269.
    PubMed    


  20. SAKANE K, Kanzaki Y, Hoshiga M
    Reply to "Clinical Significance of B-type Natriuretic Peptide in Patient with Acute Decompensated Heart Failure".
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 10. pii: S0167-5273(21)00272.
    PubMed    


  21. LEGENDRE A, Moatemri F, Kovalska O, Balice-Pasquinelli M, et al
    Responses to exercise training in patients with heart failure. Analysis by oxygen transport steps.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 8. pii: S0167-5273(21)00255.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. PROUDFOOT C, Studer R, Rajput T, Jindal R, et al
    Real-world effectiveness and safety of sacubitril/valsartan in heart failure: A systematic review.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 2. pii: S0167-5273(21)00143.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. VERONESE G, Ammirati E, Chen C, Klingel K, et al
    Management perspectives from the 2019 Wuhan international workshop on fulminant myocarditis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;324:131-138.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2021
  24. SHETTY S, Malik AH, Ali A, Yang YC, et al
    Characteristics, trends, outcomes, and costs of stimulant-related acute heart failure hospitalizations in the United States.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 31. pii: S0167-5273(21)00142.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. NOURAEI H, Rabkin SW
    A new approach to the clinical subclassification of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 30. pii: S0167-5273(21)00134.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  26. THEUNS DAMJ, Schaer BA, Caliskan K, Hoeks SE, et al
    Application of the heart failure meta-score to predict prognosis in patients with cardiac resynchronization defibrillators.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 28. pii: S0167-5273(21)00091.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  27. SABOUR S, Ghajari H
    Risk prediction models for heart failure admissions in adults with congenital heart disease: Methodological issues.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 25. pii: S0167-5273(21)00083.
    PubMed    


  28. IZUMIDA T, Imamura T
    Clinical significance of B-type natriuretic peptide in patient with acute decompensated heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 4. pii: S0167-5273(20)34326.
    PubMed    


  29. GALLO-BERNAL S, Calixto CA, Molano-Gonzalez N, Moreno MPD, et al
    Impact of a pharmacist-based multidimensional intervention aimed at decreasing the risk of hyperkalemia in heart failure patients: A Latin-American experience.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 4. pii: S0167-5273(20)34329.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    December 2020
  30. KAWADA T
    Risk of heart failure and prognosis in patients with atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 31. pii: S0167-5273(20)34316.
    PubMed    


  31. IMAMURA T
    Therapeutic strategy for the patients with Takayasu arteritis and heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 31. pii: S0167-5273(20)34318.
    PubMed    


  32. MAGGIONI AP
    How to appropriately update practicing clinicians on innovations in heart failure therapy waiting for the new version of the guidelines?
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 24. pii: S0167-5273(20)34290.
    PubMed    


  33. PESTELLI G, Fiorencis A, Trevisan F, Luisi GA, et al
    New measures of right ventricle-pulmonary artery coupling in heart failure: An all-cause mortality echocardiographic study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 22. pii: S0167-5273(20)34305.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. AGARWAL A, Mohanan PP, Kondal D, Baldridge A, et al
    Effect of a quality improvement intervention for acute heart failure in South India: An interrupted time series study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 21. pii: S0167-5273(20)34296.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. GAU SY
    Confusing heart failure ischemic etiology prevalence trend and the definition of composite events.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 14. pii: S0167-5273(20)34276.
    PubMed    


  36. KWOK CS, Abramov D, Parwani P, Ghosh RK, et al
    Cost of inpatient heart failure care and 30-day readmissions in the United States.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 12. pii: S0167-5273(20)34268.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  37. TAKAHAMA H, Izumi C
    Palliative care for patients with advanced heart failure: When is the optimal timing of advanced care planning?
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 7. pii: S0167-5273(20)34251.
    PubMed    


  38. VOLPE M, Bauersachs J, Bayes-Genis A, Butler J, et al
    Sacubitril/valsartan for the management of heart failure: A perspective viewpoint on current evidence.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 7. pii: S0167-5273(20)34242.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  39. SAKANE K, Kanzaki Y, Tsuda K, Maeda D, et al
    Disproportionately low BNP levels in patients of acute heart failure with preserved vs. reduced ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 3. pii: S0167-5273(20)34235.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. CHIONCEL O, Ambrosy AP
    Improving adherence to guideline-directed medical therapies and outcomes in the developing world: A call to end global inequities in heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 2. pii: S0167-5273(20)34230.
    PubMed    


  41. PAN J, Wang L, Sun Y
    Inhibition of apoptosis signal-regulating kinase 1 might be a novel therapeutic target in the treatment of cardiorenal syndrome.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;320:139.
    PubMed    


    November 2020
  42. FERNANDEZ-MARTINEZ J, Romero-Correa M, Salamanca-Bautista P, Aramburu-Bodas O, et al
    Prevalence of advanced heart failure and use of palliative care in admitted patients: Findings from the EPICTER study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Nov 7. pii: S0167-5273(20)34076.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. IZUMIDA T, Imamura T
    The optimal transferrin saturation level in patients with heart failure and anemia.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;318:103.
    PubMed    


  44. WANG Y, Tse G, Roever L, Liu T, et al
    Sacubitril/valsartan in the treatment of cancer therapy-related cardiac dysfunction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;318:130.
    PubMed    


    October 2020
  45. SCHWARTZ B, Schou M, Gislason GH, Kober L, et al
    Prevalence and incidence of various cancer subtypes in patients with heart failure vs matched controls.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 31. pii: S0167-5273(20)34065.
    PubMed    


  46. PUGLIESE NR, Rosada J, Masi S
    Train the brain to preserve the heart: the link between education and heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 30. pii: S0167-5273(20)34057.
    PubMed    


  47. RAVAL AN, Johnston PV, Duckers HJ, Cook TD, et al
    Point of care, bone marrow mononuclear cell therapy in ischemic heart failure patients personalized for cell potency: 12-month feasibility results from CardiAMP heart failure roll-in cohort.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 19. pii: S0167-5273(20)33996.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  48. ZHANG Y, Fan P, Zhang H, Ma W, et al
    Clinical characteristics and outcomes of chronic heart failure in adult Takayasu arteritis: A cohort study of 163 patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 18. pii: S0167-5273(20)33984.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  49. HARIKRISHNAN S, Jeemon P, Ganapathi S, Agarwal A, et al
    Five-year mortality and readmission rates in patients with heart failure in India: Results from the Trivandrum heart failure registry.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 10. pii: S0167-5273(20)33921.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  50. LEE SY, Kim HL, Kim MA, Park JJ, et al
    Obesity paradox in Korean male and female patients with heart failure: A report from the Korean heart failure registry.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 9. pii: S0167-5273(20)33922.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  51. SHARMA K, Premchand RK, Mittal S, Monteiro R, et al
    Long-term follow-up of patients with heart failure and reduced ejection receiving autonomic regulation therapy in the ANTHEM-HF pilot study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 7. pii: S0167-5273(20)33902.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  52. PANA TA, Mohamed MO, Clark AB, Fahy E, et al
    Revascularisation therapies improve the outcomes of ischemic stroke patients with atrial fibrillation and heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 3. pii: S0167-5273(20)33906.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  53. LIAO LZ, Zhuang XD, Zhang SZ, Liao XX, et al
    Education and heart failure: New insights from the atherosclerosis risk in communities study and mendelian randomization study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 2. pii: S0167-5273(20)33898.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  54. ZHONG P, Yuan M, Kong B, Huang H, et al
    ASK-1, a new target in treating cardiorenal syndrome (CRS).
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;316:208.
    PubMed    


  55. SAVIRA F, Kompa AR, Edgley AJ, Jucker BM, et al
    RE: ASK1, a new target in treating cardiorenal syndrome (CRS).
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;316:207.
    PubMed    


    September 2020
  56. SHIBATA N, Kondo T, Kazama S, Kimura Y, et al
    Impact of predictive value of Fibrosis-4 index in patients hospitalized for acute heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Sep 29. pii: S0167-5273(20)33837.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. SURKOVA E, Segura T, Dimopouosl K, Bispo D, et al
    Systolic dysfunction of the subpulmonary left ventricle is associated with the severity of heart failure in patients with a systemic right ventricle.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Sep 25. pii: S0167-5273(20)33832.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  58. HIGUCHI S, Hata N, Shibata S, Hirabuki K, et al
    Clinical impact of red blood cell transfusion on adverse clinical events in acute heart failure patients with anemia.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Sep 15. pii: S0167-5273(20)33809.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  59. MIAH NT, Faxen UL, Lund LH, Venkateshvaran A, et al
    Diagnostic utility of right atrial reservoir strain to identify elevated right atrial pressure in heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Sep 14. pii: S0167-5273(20)33742.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. WU MY, Chen TT, Wu MS, Tu YK, et al
    Radio-contrast medium exposure and Dialysis risk in patients with chronic kidney disease and congestive heart failure: A case-only study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Sep 11. pii: S0167-5273(20)33795.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. CHASAPI A, Karogiannis N, Zidros S, Patel K, et al
    Determinants of outcome in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction & secondary mitral regurgitation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Sep 7. pii: S0167-5273(20)33731.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  62. ZHAO J
    Increased cancer risk among patients with heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Sep 7. pii: S0167-5273(20)33739.
    PubMed    


    August 2020
  63. KATBEH A, De Potter T, Geelen P, Di Gioia G, et al
    Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction or non-cardiac dyspnea in paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: The role of left atrial strain.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Aug 31. pii: S0167-5273(20)33720.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  64. GU J, Pan JA, Lin H, Zhang JF, et al
    Characteristics, prognosis and treatment response in distinct phenogroups of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Aug 26. pii: S0167-5273(20)33648.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  65. KRITTAYAPHONG R, Permsuwan U
    Cost-utility analysis of add-on dapagliflozin treatment in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Aug 13. pii: S0167-5273(20)33544.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. COHEN S, Liu A, Wang F, Guo L, et al
    Risk prediction models for heart failure admissions in adults with congenital heart disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Aug 13. pii: S0167-5273(20)33566.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  67. FREA S, Pidello S, Boretto P, Rettegno S, et al
    Disproportionate functional mitral regurgitation predicts a favourable response after MitraClip implant in patients with advanced heart failure. Real-world evidence of a new conceptual framework.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Aug 11. pii: S0167-5273(20)33553.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. CARRERO JJ, Trevisan M, Evans M, Svennberg E, et al
    Kidney function and the risk of heart failure in patients with new-onset atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Aug 5. pii: S0167-5273(20)33530.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. SANDERSON JE, Fang F
    Cardiac cycle time intervals are back again.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;312:87-88.
    PubMed    


    July 2020
  70. GRASSI G, Seravalle G, Esler M
    Sympathomodulation in congestive heart failure: From drugs to devices.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Jul 28. pii: S0167-5273(20)33475.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  71. TADIC M, Cuspidi C
    Sympathetic overdrive in heart failure: What we can do?
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Jul 26. pii: S0167-5273(20)33483.
    PubMed    


    June 2020
  72. WANG F, Sterling LH, Liu A, Brophy JM, et al
    Risk of readmission after heart failure hospitalization in older adults with congenital heart disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Jun 20. pii: S0167-5273(20)33403.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  73. SAID B, David M, Nadir B, Laurianne LG, et al
    Measurement, consequences and determinants of time to diagnosis in children with new-onset heart failure: A population-based retrospective study (DIACARD study).
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Jun 15. pii: S0167-5273(20)33385.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  74. YAMADA S, Lo LW, Chou YH, Lin WL, et al
    Corrigendum to "Renal denervation regulates the atrial arrhythmogenic substrates through reverse structural remodeling in heart failure rabbit model" [international journal of cardiology 235(2017),105-113].
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Jun 10. pii: S0167-5273(20)33267.
    PubMed    


  75. PERCIACCANTE A, Coralli A, Bianucci R
    Corrigendum to "Has Saint Anthony of Padua suffered from congestive heart failure?" International Journal of Cardiology. 2016;221: 110-111.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Jun 9. pii: S0167-5273(20)33210.
    PubMed    


  76. GALLO G, Tocci G, Fogacci F, Battistoni A, et al
    Blockade of the neurohormonal systems in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: A contemporary meta-analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Jun 6. pii: S0167-5273(20)32057.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    May 2020
  77. GUO Z, Liu J, Sun G, Song F, et al
    Post-PCI acute heart failure is an independent predictor of long-term mortality in patients with chronic kidney disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 May 25. pii: S0167-5273(20)30747.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  78. SCHWARTZ B, Schou M, Gislason GH, Kober L, et al
    Prevalence and incidence of various Cancer subtypes in patients with heart failure vs matched controls.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 May 21. pii: S0167-5273(20)31128.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. AKSIT E, Yildirim OT
    Which quantitative test can predict cardiocerebral syndrome in patients with heart failure?
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 May 18. pii: S0167-5273(20)32250.
    PubMed    


  80. MOHAMMADI AB, Sha'rbaf JG, Targhi ST, Mohammadinasab R, et al
    Letter to the Editor Regarding: "The history of the evolution of the knowledge about the diagnosis and the pathogenetic aspects of heart failure: From the Egyptians to James Mackenzie".
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;307:129.
    PubMed    


  81. BESTETTI RB, Cardinalli-Neto A, Couto LB
    Medieval Islamic doctors and chronic heart failure secondary to myocardial disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;307:128.
    PubMed    


  82. GANGA HV, Kanei Y
    Predictors of QRS prolongation in heart failure patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;307:127.
    PubMed    


  83. BOTTO GL, Healey JS
    Clinical outcomes in patients with systolic heart failure. Are atrial high rate episodes a common marker of disease progression?
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 May 4. pii: S0167-5273(20)31117.
    PubMed    


  84. ESLAM RB, Ozturk B, Panzer S, Qin H, et al
    Low serum potassium levels and diabetes - An unfavorable combination in patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 May 4. pii: S0167-5273(20)30719.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. BLANCO R, Ambrosio G, Belziti C, Lucas L, et al
    Prognostic value of nt-probnp, and echocardiographic indices of diastolic function, in hospitalized patients with acute heart failure and preserved left ventricular ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 May 4. pii: S0167-5273(20)31955.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    April 2020
  86. SAVARESE G, Settergren C, Schrage B, Thorvaldsen T, et al
    Comorbidities and cause-specific outcomes in heart failure across the ejection fraction spectrum: A blueprint for clinical trial design.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 30. pii: S0167-5273(20)31679.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  87. PAOLILLO S, Salvioni E, Filardi PP, Bonomi A, et al
    Long-term prognostic role of diabetes mellitus and glycemic control in heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 29. pii: S0167-5273(20)31266.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. WANG N, Farrell M, Hales S, Hanvey K, et al
    Prevalence and seasonal variation of precipitants of heart failure hospitalization and risk of readmission.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 29. pii: S0167-5273(20)31144.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  89. ELAYI CS, Shohoudi A, Moodie E, Etaee F, et al
    Digoxin, mortality, and cardiac hospitalizations in patients with atrial fibrillation and heart failure with reduced ejection fraction and atrial fibrillation: An AF-CHF analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 19. pii: S0167-5273(20)30272.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  90. YAP J
    Risk stratification in heart failure: Existing challenges and potential promise.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 19. pii: S0167-5273(20)31672.
    PubMed    


  91. MARENGONI A, Zucchelli A, Vetrano DL, Aloisi G, et al
    Heart failure, frailty, and pre-frailty: A systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 19. pii: S0167-5273(20)30580.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  92. FERRO D, van den Brink H, Amier R, van Buchem M, et al
    Cerebral cortical microinfarcts: A novel MRI marker of vascular brain injury in patients with heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 13. pii: S0167-5273(20)30417.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  93. CORRA U, Giordano A, Piepoli M
    Cardiopulmonary exercise testing in chronic heart failure patients treated with beta-blockers: Still a valid prognostic tool.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 11. pii: S0167-5273(19)34943.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. GORBACHEVSKI M, Spiesshoefer J, Arzt M, Oldenburg O, et al
    Adaptive servo-ventilation therapy does not favourably alter sympatho-vagal balance in sleeping patients with systolic heart failure and central apnoeas: Preliminary data.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 2. pii: S0167-5273(20)30449.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  95. OIKE F, Yamamoto E, Sueta D, Tokitsu T, et al
    Clinical significance of diastolic late mitral annular velocity in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Apr 2. pii: S0167-5273(19)33600.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    March 2020
  96. CANEPA M, Siri G, Puntoni M, Latini R, et al
    Testing longitudinal data for prognostication in ambulatory heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction. A proof of principle from the GISSI-HF database.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Mar 30. pii: S0167-5273(20)30642.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  97. LAHEWALA S, Arora S, Tripathi B, Panaich S, et al
    Corrigendum to "Heart failure: Same-hospital vs. different-hospital readmission outcomes" [Int. J. Cardiol. 278 (2019): 186-191].
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Mar 26. pii: S0167-5273(20)31412.
    PubMed    


  98. SOLER M, Minana G, Santas E, Nunez E, et al
    CA125 outperforms NT-proBNP in acute heart failure with severe tricuspid regurgitation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Mar 21. pii: S0167-5273(19)35557.
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  99. ALHAKAK AS, Mogelvang R, Schnohr P, Modin D, et al
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    Angiotensin receptor-neprilysin inhibitor (ARNi): Clinical studies on a new class of drugs.
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    December 2016
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    5-Methoxytryptophan: A promising early marker for predicting post-myocardial infarction heart failure.
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    PubMed    


  611. KORATALA A, Jain A, Kazory A
    Ultrafiltration does provide more efficient decongestion compared to conventional treatment for acute heart failure.
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    PubMed    


  612. LARSSON SC, Wallin A, Wolk A
    Contrasting association between alcohol consumption and risk of myocardial infarction and heart failure: Two prospective cohorts.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


  613. PEARSON MJ, Smart NA
    Effect of exercise training on endothelial function in heart failure patients: A systematic review meta-analysis.
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    Presence of Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators and Wait-List Mortality of Patients Supported with Left Ventricular Assist Devices as Bridge to Heart Transplantation.
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    Respiratory drive in patients with chronic heart failure and central sleep apnea: Data from the Daunia Heart Failure Registry.
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  617. KATAOKA H
    Vascular expansion during worsening of heart failure: Effects on clinical features and its determinants.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Dec 27. pii: S0167-5273(16)34547.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  618. LIN YH, Kuo CC, Wu KK
    Reply to letter: "5-Methoxytryptophan: A promising early marker for predicting post-myocardial infarction heart failure".
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    PubMed    


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    Evaluating the effectiveness of different beta-adrenoceptor blockers in heart failure patients.
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  630. OMAR HR, Guglin M
    Acute systolic heart failure with normal admission BNP: clinical features and outcomes.
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  632. HONDA S, Nagai T, Anzai T
    Reply to "delirium in heart failure".
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    PubMed    


    November 2016
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  634. AREVALO-LORIDO JC, Carretero-Gomez J, Manzano-Espinosa L
    Reply to the Letter to Editor "Hyposmolarity may be also associated with worse outcomes in patients with heart failure".
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    PubMed    


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    Hyposmolarity may be also associated with worse outcomes in patients with heart failure.
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    PubMed    


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    A prospective study on the impact of heart rate control achieved with metoprolol on cardiac performance, motor function and quality of life in Chinese chronic heart failure patients.
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    The low dose (7.5mg/day) pioglitazone is beneficial to the improvement in metabolic parameters without weight gain and an increase of risk for heart failure.
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    PubMed    


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  647. GOGGINS WB, Chan EY
    A study of the short-term associations between hospital admissions and mortality from heart failure and meteorological variables in Hong Kong: Weather and heart failure in Hong Kong.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Clinical characteristics and outcomes of Yemeni patients with acute heart failure aged 50years or younger: Data from Gulf Acute Heart Failure Registry (Gulf CARE).
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    Association of plasma xanthine oxidoreductase activity with severity and clinical outcome in patients with chronic heart failure.
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    Is hyperhomocysteinemia a causal factor for heart failure? The impact of the functional variants of MTHFR and PON1 on ischemic and non-ischemic etiology.
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    Impact of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on clinical course after an episode of acute heart failure. EAHFE-COPD study.
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    The effects of resistance training on muscle strength, quality of life and aerobic capacity in patients with chronic heart failure - A meta-analysis.
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    Lack of evidence of lower 30-day all-cause readmission in Medicare beneficiaries with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction discharged on spironolactone.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


  664. KAZORY A
    The lower risk of de novo heart failure associated with peritoneal dialysis; the timing does matter.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Nov 2. pii: S0167-5273(16)33043.
    PubMed    


  665. OLDENBURG O, Coats A
    CSA Is Not Beneficial Long Term in Heart Failure Patients with Reduced Ejection Fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Nov 2. pii: S0167-5273(16)33404.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    October 2016
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    Intravenous electrical vagal nerve stimulation prior to coronary reperfusion in a canine ischemia-reperfusion model markedly reduces infarct size and prevents subsequent heart failure.
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    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Frequency and prognostic impact of mid-expiratory flow reduction in stable patients six months after hospitalisation for heart failure with reduced ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Oct 28. pii: S0167-5273(16)33245.
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  668. WANG IK, Lin CL, Sung FC
    Lower risk of de novo congestive heart failure in peritoneal dialysis patients compared with hemodialysis patients.
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    PubMed    


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    Protective effects of bisoprolol against myocardial injury and pulmonary dysfunction in patients with chronic heart failure.
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    Trends in the use of mechanical circulatory support as a bridge to heart transplantation across different age groups.
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    The heart failure pandemic: The clinical and economic burden in Greece.
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  680. OMAR HR, Guglin M
    Community acquired versus hospital acquired hyponatremia in acute heart failure: Association with clinical characteristics and outcomes.
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    September 2016
  682. BERKVENS CP, Mommersteeg PM
    Letter to the editor: Is an ischemic etiology especially detrimental for women with heart failure?
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  684. BROWN LA, Boos CJ
    Atrial fibrillation and heart failure: Factors influencing the choice of oral anticoagulant.
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    Depression in heart failure: Intricate relationship, pathophysiology and most updated evidence of interventions from recent clinical studies.
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    The C of CHADS: Historical perspective and clinical applications for anticoagulation in patients with non valvular atrial fibrillation and congestive heart failure.
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    Circulating sex hormones, alcohol consumption and echocardiographic parameters of cardiac function in men with heart failure.
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    August 2016
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    July 2016
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    June 2016
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    Heart transplant program at IRCCS-ISMETT: Impact of mechanical circulatory support on pre- and post -transplant survival.
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    May 2016
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    April 2016
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    March 2016
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    February 2016
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    January 2016
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    Takotsubo syndrome/QTc interval prolongation/myocardial edema/cardiac sympathetic denervation/cardiac arrhythmias: A quintet needing exploration.
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    Age and thyroid hormone replacement delays the recovery from amiodarone-induced hypothyroidism.
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