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    September 2021
  1. MATSUMOTO T, Saito Y, Yamashita D, Sato T, et al
    Impact of Active and Historical Cancer on Short- and Long-Term Outcomes in Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Sep 6. pii: S0002-9149(21)00780.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  2. GARG J, Shah K, Shah S, Turagam MK, et al
    Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion With New Watchman-FLX Device.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;154:135-137.
    PubMed    


    August 2021
  3. KHALID N, Zhang C, Shea C, Shlofmitz E, et al
    High-Risk Percutaneous Coronary Intervention of Native Coronary Arteries Without Mechanical Circulatory Support in Acute Coronary Syndrome Without Cardiogenic Shock.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Aug 28. pii: S0002-9149(21)00671.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  4. LEE JC, Luis SA, Alghamry A
    Using Thoracic Artery Calcium Score to Predict Stroke.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;153:146-147.
    PubMed    


  5. PRASAD RM, Al-Abcha A, Radwan Y, Srivastava S, et al
    Meta-Analysis Comparing Antiplatelet Therapy Versus Direct Oral Anticoagulation in Percutaneous Left Atrial Appendage Closure.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;153:144-146.
    PubMed    


  6. ANDO T, Ashraf S, Briasoulis A, Takagi H, et al
    Risk of Ischemic Stroke in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation Versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in Patients With Prior Stroke.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Aug 6. pii: S0002-9149(21)00680.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  7. GAO S, Ma W, Huang S, Lin X, et al
    Effect of Lipoprotein (a) Levels on Long-term Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Myocardial Infarction with Nonobstructive Coronary Arteries.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;152:34-42.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. GOMMANS DHF, Cramer GE, Fouraux MA, Heijmans S, et al
    Usefulness of High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin T to Predict Long-Term Outcome in Patients with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;152:120-124.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. LEDESMA PA, Uzomah UA, Yu X, Shaqdan A, et al
    MAUDE Database Analysis of Post-Approval Outcomes following Left Atrial Appendage Closure with the Watchman Device.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;152:78-87.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  10. NAZIR S, Gupta T, Ahuja KR, Minhas AMK, et al
    Association of Peri-Procedural Major Bleeding With Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Mitral Edge-To-Edge Repair.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;152:172-174.
    PubMed    


    July 2021
  11. WANG X, Montero-Cabezas JM, Mandurino-Mirizzi A, Hirasawa K, et al
    Prevalence and Long-term Outcomes of Patients with Coronary Artery Ectasia Presenting with Acute Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 31. pii: S0002-9149(21)00619.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. GRANT JK, Vincent L, Ebner B, Singh H, et al
    Trends, Predictors and In-Hospital Outcomes of the Next Day Discharge Approach After Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 28. pii: S0002-9149(21)00621.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  13. MELOCHE C, Seth M, Madder RD, Kurlander JE, et al
    Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients With a History of Gastrointestinal Bleeding (From the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Cardiovascular Consortium).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;155:9-15.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  14. TRIPATHI B, Aggarwal V, Abbott JD, Kumbhani DJ, et al
    Mechanical Complications in ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) Based on Different Reperfusion Strategies.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 24. pii: S0002-9149(21)00570.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  15. CHOW C, Greene SJ, North R, Blumer V, et al
    Sex-Differences in Cause of Death for Patients Hospitalized for Heart Failure With Reduced Versus Preserved Ejection Fraction (from the ASCEND-HF Trial).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 17. pii: S0002-9149(21)00564.
    PubMed    


  16. NAZIR S, Ahuja KR, Khan Minhas AM, Ariss RW, et al
    Association of Peri-Procedural Major Bleeding With Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Left Atrial Appendage Closure.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;151:122-123.
    PubMed    


  17. MARZOUKA GR, Rivner H, Mehta V, Lopez J, et al
    The CHA2DS2-VASc Score for Risk Stratification of Stroke in Heart Failure With-vs-Without Atrial Fibrillation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 14. pii: S0002-9149(21)00415.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. GREWAL S, Zaman N, Borgatta L, Nudy M, et al
    Usefulness of Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 Receptor Agonists to Reduce Adverse Cardiovascular Disease Events in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 12. pii: S0002-9149(21)00522.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. DEHARO P, Cuisset T, Bisson A, Herbert J, et al
    Outcomes Following Aortic Stenosis Treatment (Transcatheter vs Surgical Replacement) in Women vs Men (From a Nationwide Analysis).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 10. pii: S0002-9149(21)00525.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. BANSAL A, Gupta S, Aggarwal M, Nadeem M, et al
    Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 6. pii: S0002-9149(21)00505.
    PubMed    


  21. KARACSONYI J, Schmidt CW, Okeson BK, Garcia S, et al
    Comparison of Outcomes of Patients with vs without Previous Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery Presenting with ST-Segment Elevation Acute Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 6. pii: S0002-9149(21)00520.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. SHIOMI H, Morimoto T, Furukawa Y, Nakagawa Y, et al
    Coronary Revascularization in the Past Two Decades in Japan (From the CREDO-Kyoto PCI/CABG Registries Cohort-1, -2, and -3).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 6. pii: S0002-9149(21)00489.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. OSTERESCH R, Fach A, Frielitz FS, Meyer S, et al
    Long-Term Effects of an Intensive Prevention Program After Acute Myocardial Infarction.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 5. pii: S0002-9149(21)00513.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  24. PARK S, Ahn JM, Park H, Kang DY, et al
    Comparison of Long-Term Outcomes Following Coronary Revascularization in Men-vs-Women with Unprotected Left Main Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 4. pii: S0002-9149(21)00490.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. MEDRANDA GA, Zhang C, Doros G, Yerasi C, et al
    Meta-Analysis of Usefulness of Antiplatelet Therapy in Ischemic Stroke or Transient Ischemic Attack.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 2. pii: S0002-9149(21)00502.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    June 2021
  26. DRIGGIN E, Gupta A, Madhavan MV, Alu M, et al
    Relation between Modified Body Mass Index and Adverse Outcomes after Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 30. pii: S0002-9149(21)00497.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  27. KELSEY M, Page C, Alhanti B, Rhodes SL, et al
    Lipoprotein(a) Testing Patterns in a Large Health System.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 28. pii: S0002-9149(21)00492.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. RIZZI SA, Knighst S, May HT, Woller SC, et al
    Depression as a Driving Force for Low Time in Therapeutic Range and Dementia in Patients With and Without Atrial Fibrillation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 24. pii: S0002-9149(21)00495.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. KRITTANAWONG C, Daher M, Hahn J, Narasimhan B, et al
    Gender Differences in Premature Coronary Artery Disease (from the National Data from the NHANES Database).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 22. pii: S0002-9149(21)00457.
    PubMed    


  30. CHAUDHRY UA, Ezekowitz MD, Gracely EJ, George WT, et al
    Comparison of Low-Dose Direct Acting Anticoagulant and Warfarin in patients Aged >/=80 years With Atrial Fibrillation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 20. pii: S0002-9149(21)00414.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  31. KOLTE D, Khera S, Nazir S, Butala NM, et al
    Trends in Cerebral Embolic Protection Device Use and Association With Stroke Following Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 17. pii: S0002-9149(21)00418.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  32. SHAHID I, Usman MS, Siddiqi TJ, Zakaria F, et al
    Meta-Analysis of Racial Disparity in Utilization of Oral Anticoagulation for Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 17. pii: S0002-9149(21)00454.
    PubMed    


  33. NOAMAN S, Dinh D, Reid CM, Brennan AL, et al
    Comparison of Outcomes of Coronary Artery Disease Treated by Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in 3 Different Age Groups (<45, 46-65, and >65 Years).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 16. pii: S0002-9149(21)00410.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. SEKI H, Kaneko H, Morita H, Itoh H, et al
    Relation of Serum Uric Acid and Cardiovascular Events in Adults Aged 20-49 Years.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 14. pii: S0002-9149(21)00426.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. JEONG YJ, Ahn JM, Kang DY, Park H, et al
    Incidence, Predictors, and Prognostic Impact of Immediate Improvement in Left Ventricular Systolic Function After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 11. pii: S0002-9149(21)00417.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  36. LAMPREA-MONTEALEGRE JA, Katz R, Scharnagl H, Silbernagel G, et al
    Triglyceride-Rich Lipoproteins, Apolipoproteins, and Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Events Among Patients with Diabetes Mellitus and End-Stage Renal Disease on Hemodialysis.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 6. pii: S0002-9149(21)00399.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  37. ABUGROUN A, Elawad A, Okoh AK, Abdel-Rahman ME, et al
    Impact of Atrial Fibrillation on Hospitalization Outcomes of Heart Failure in Patients >/= 60 Years with Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 2. pii: S0002-9149(21)00370.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  38. KHAN S, Mulukutla S, Thoma F, Bhonsale A, et al
    Outcomes of Blacks Versus Whites with Cardiomyopathy.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;148:151-156.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    May 2021
  39. RADWAN Y, Al-Abcha A, Salam MF, Khor SY, et al
    Meta-analysis of the Safety and Efficacy of the Sentinel Cerebral Protection System in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 May 29. pii: S0002-9149(21)00357.
    PubMed    


  40. CHEZAR-AZERRAD C, Musallam A, Shea C, Zhang C, et al
    One-Year Outcomes After Treatment of Ostial In-Stent Restenosis in Left Circumflex Versus Left Anterior Descending or Right Coronary Artery.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 May 21. pii: S0002-9149(21)00315.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  41. DARMON A, Ducrocq G, Elbez Y, Popovic B, et al
    Prevalence, Incidence and Prognostic Implications of Left Bundle Branch Block in Patients with Chronic Coronary Syndromes (From the CLARIFY Registry).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 May 16. pii: S0002-9149(21)00317.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  42. WANG Y, Zhao X, Zhou P, Liu C, et al
    Impact of Postprocedural High-Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein on Lipoprotein(a)-Associated Cardiovascular Risk with ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction With Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 May 15. pii: S0002-9149(21)00308.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    April 2021
  43. NAIR R, Isogai T, Saad AM, Shekhar S, et al
    Short-Term Outcomes Following Percutaneous Left Atrial Appendage Closure in Patients With History of Valve Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;145:162-164.
    PubMed    


  44. PACHA HM, Al-Khadra Y, Darmoch F, Soud M, et al
    In-Hospital Outcomes and Trends of Endovascular Intervention vs Surgical Revascularization in Octogenarians With Peripheral Artery Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;145:143-150.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  45. 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


  46. 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


    March 2021
  47. 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


  48. 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


  49. YERASI C, Forrestal BJ, Case BC, Ben-Dor I, et al
    Usefulness of Antiplatelet Therapy After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 19. pii: S0002-9149(21)00251.
    PubMed     Abstract available



  50. Subclinical Atrial Fibrillation: Symptoms, Detection and Anticoagulation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 16. pii: S0002-9149(21)00247.
    PubMed    


  51. 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    


  52. ZAHID S, Ullah W, Khan MU, Sarvepalli D, et al
    Meta-Analysis Comparing Valve in Valve Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement vs. Redo Surgical Mitral Valve Replacement for Degenerating Bioprosthetic Valves.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 15. pii: S0002-9149(21)00246.
    PubMed    


  53. SHAHIM B, Malaisrie SC, George I, Thourani VH, et al
    Atrial Fibrillation and Outcomes After Transcatheter or Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement (From the PARTNER 3 Trial).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 7. pii: S0002-9149(21)00215.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  54. 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


  55. 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


  56. 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


  57. 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


  58. 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


  59. ANDO T, Onishi T, Kuno T, Briasoulis A, et al
    Transcatheter Versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in the United States (From the Nationwide Readmission Database).
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 2. pii: S0002-9149(21)00206.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. 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


  61. 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


    February 2021
  62. KHURSHID S, Li X, Ashburner JM, Lipsanopoulos ATT, et al
    Usefulness of Rhythm Monitoring Following Acute Ischemic Stroke.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 19. pii: S0002-9149(21)00149.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  63. KATAYAMA T, Yokoyama N, Watanabe Y, Takahashi S, et al
    Blood Coagulation Changes With or Without Direct Oral Anticoagulant Therapy Following Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 19. pii: S0002-9149(21)00159.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  64. ISOGAI T, Saad AM, Abushouk AI, Shekhar S, et al
    Procedural and Short-Term Outcomes of Percutaneous Left Atrial Appendage Closure in Patients With Cancer.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;141:154-157.
    PubMed    


  65. 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


  66. AHMAD DY, Howard JP
    Meta-Analysis of Usefulness of Cerebral Embolic Protection During Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 5. pii: S0002-9149(21)00094.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2021
  67. DUAN L, Doctor JN, Adams JL, Romley JA, et al
    Comparison of Direct Oral Anticoagulants versus Warfarin in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation and Bioprosthetic Heart Valves.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 30. pii: S0002-9149(21)00087.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. DAV M, Kumar A, Majmundar M, Adalja D, et al
    Frequency, Trend, Predictors, and Impact of Gastrointestinal Bleeding in Atrial Fibrillation Hospitalizations.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 30. pii: S0002-9149(21)00091.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. FAROUX L, Cruz-Gonzalez I, Arzamendi D, Freixa X, et al
    Effect of Glomerular Filtration Rates on Outcomes Following Percutaneous Left Atrial Appendage Closure.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 25. pii: S0002-9149(21)00039.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  70. OHNO J, Sotomi Y, Hirata A, Sakata Y, et al
    Dose of Direct Oral Anticoagulants and Adverse Outcomes in Asia.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021;139:50-56.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  71. MAJMUNDAR M, Kumar A, Doshi R, Shah P, et al
    Meta-analysis of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation in Patients with Stenotic Bicuspid vs. Tricuspid Aortic Valve.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 15. pii: S0002-9149(21)00043.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  72. ULLAH W, Zghouzi M, Ahmad B, Biswas S, et al
    Meta-Analysis Comparing the Safety and Efficacy of Single vs. Dual Antiplatelet Therapy in Post Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation Patients.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 14. pii: S0002-9149(21)00045.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  73. 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


  74. 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


  75. 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


  76. SAAD AM, Ahuja KR, Abdelfattah OM, Gad MM, et al
    Prevalence of In-hospital Stroke Comparing MitraClip and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 5. pii: S0002-9149(21)00002.
    PubMed    


    December 2020
  77. 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


  78. SUGRUE A, Sanborn D, Amin M, Farwati M, et al
    Inappropriate Dosing of Direct Oral Anticoagulants in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 29. pii: S0002-9149(20)31413.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. 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


  80. 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


  81. 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


  82. CHO MS, Choi KJ, Kim M, Do U, et al
    Relation of Left Atrial Enlargement to Subsequent Thromboembolic Events in Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation Patients with Low to Borderline Embolic Risk.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 22. pii: S0002-9149(20)31362.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  83. 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


  84. 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


  85. 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


  86. 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


  87. JAE SY, Heffernan K, Kurl S, Kunutsor SK, et al
    Chronotropic Response to Exercise Testing and the Risk of Stroke.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 18. pii: S0002-9149(20)31370.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. 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


  89. 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


  90. KANG F, Ma Y, Cai A, Cheng X, et al
    Meta-Analysis Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of Low-Intensity Warfarin for Patients >65 Years of Age with Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 8. pii: S0002-9149(20)31287.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Impact of Malnutrition on Outcomes Among Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
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    Benefit of Single Antiplatelet Therapy Over Dual Antiplatelet Therapy After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
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    Lipid Profile and Subsequent Cardiovascular Disease among Adults Aged < 50 Years.
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    Benefits and Risks of Prolonged Duration Dual Antiplatelet Therapy (Clopidogrel and Aspirin) after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in High-Risk Patients with Diabetes Mellitus.
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  95. KHEIRI B, Przybylowicz R, Simpson TF, Alhamoud H, et al
    Meta-Analysis of Direct Oral Anticoagulants in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation and Bioprosthetic Valves.
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    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.
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  97. GUNER A, Guner EG, Kalcik M
    Systemic Fibrinolytic Therapy vs Ultrasound-Assisted Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis for Acute Intermediate-High Risk Pulmonary Embolism.
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  98. 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).
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  99. 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.
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  100. 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).
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    Trends in Outcomes of Transcatheter and Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in the United States (2012-2017).
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    November 2020
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    Hemodynamic Effects of Ultrasound-Assisted, Catheter-Directed, Very Low-Dose, Short-Time Duration Thrombolysis in Acute Intermediate-High Risk Pulmonary Embolism (From the EKOS-PL Study).
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    October 2020
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    Meta-analysis Evaluating The Risk Of Atrial Fibrillation With Newer Antidiabetics Across The Cardiovascular And Renal Outcome Trials.
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    Economic Impact of Atrial Fibrillation on Hospitalization Outcomes of Acute Heart Failure in the United States.
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    Meta-analysis of Early Intervention versus Conservative Management for Asymptomatic Severe Aortic Stenosis.
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    Usefulness of The American Heart Association's Ideal Cardiovascular Health Measure to Predict Long-term Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events (From the Heart SCORE Study).
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    Meta-Analysis of Bioprosthetic Valve Thrombosis After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
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    Impact of Hospital Procedural Volume on Outcomes Following Balloon Aortic Valvuloplasty.
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    September 2020
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    Comparisons of Edoxaban versus Warfarin on Levels of Plasma Prothrombin Fragment in Patients with Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation.
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    August 2020
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    REDUCE-IT Eligibility and Preventable Cardiovascular Events in the US Population (from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey [NHANES]).
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    Incidence and Impact of Thrombocytopenia in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention With Drug-Eluting Stents.
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    Meta-Analysis of Inclisiran for the Treatment of Hypercholesterolemia.
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    Racial and Geographic Disparities in Internet Use in the United States Among Patients with Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease.
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    Comparison of Oral Anticoagulant Use and Stroke Risk Among Older Adults Newly-Diagnosed Atrial Fibrillation Living in Urban-Versus-Rural Areas.
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    May 2020
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    Socioeconomic Status and Differences in the Management and Outcomes of 6.6 Million US Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction.
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    Comparison of the Effect of Atrial Fibrillation Detection Algorithms in Patients With Cryptogenic Stroke Using Implantable Loop Recorders.
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    A Meta-Analysis of Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients With Hypercholesterolemia Treated With Inclisiran.
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    Usefulness of Handgrip Strength to Predict Mortality in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease.
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    Prognostic Impact of Underweight (Body Mass Index <20 kg/m(2)) in Patients With Severe Aortic Valve Stenosis Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation or Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement (from the German Aortic Valve Registry [GARY]).
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    April 2020
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    Non-Vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulant for Atrial Fibrillation in Obese Patients.
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    Long-Term Outcomes With Drug-Eluting Stents or Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery for Unprotected Left Main Coronary Disease: A Meta-Analysis and Trial Sequential Analysis of Randomized Trials.
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    Real-World Direct Comparison of the Effectiveness and Safety of Apixaban, Dabigatran, Rivaroxaban, and Warfarin in Medicare Beneficiaries With Atrial Fibrillation.
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    March 2020
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    Temporal Trends in Comorbidity Burden and Impact on Prognosis in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome Using the Elixhauser Comorbidity Index Score.
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    Relation of Advanced Interatrial Block to Risk of Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke.
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    Comparison of Benefit of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation in Patients With Low Gradient Versus High Gradient Aortic Stenosis and Left Ventricular Dysfunction.
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    Long-term Impact of Thrombus Aspiration in Patients With ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction Undergoing Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
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    Assessing Pregnancy, Gestational Complications, and Co-morbidities in Women With Congenital Heart Defects (Data from ICD-9-CM Codes in 3 US Surveillance Sites).
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    February 2020
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    Pet Ownership and Cardiovascular Health in the US General Population.
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    Pattern and Impact of Off-label Underdosing of Non-Vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulants in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Who are Indicated for Standard Dosing.
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    January 2020
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    December 2019
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    November 2019
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    Meta-Analysis of Perioperative Stroke and Mortality in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2016 Jul 18. pii: S0002-9149(16)31181.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  347. TAKAHASHI H, Jimbo Y, Takano H, Abe H, et al
    Intracerebral Hematoma Occurring During Warfarin Versus Non-Vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulant Therapy.
    Am J Cardiol. 2016;118:222-5.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  348. ATHER S, Shendre A, Beasley TM, Brown T, et al
    Effect of Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction on Response to Warfarin.
    Am J Cardiol. 2016;118:232-6.
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    June 2016
  349. WONG CX, Odutayo A, Emdin CA, Kinnear NJ, et al
    Meta-Analysis of Anticoagulation Use, Stroke, Thromboembolism, Bleeding, and Mortality in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation on Dialysis.
    Am J Cardiol. 2016;117:1934-41.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  350. QUINN GR, Singer DE, Chang Y, Go AS, et al
    How Well Do Stroke Risk Scores Predict Hemorrhage in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation?
    Am J Cardiol. 2016 Jun 15. pii: S0002-9149(16)31035.
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  351. FAUCHIER L, Lecoq C, Ancedy Y, Stamboul K, et al
    Evaluation of 5 Prognostic Scores for Prediction of Stroke, Thromboembolic and Coronary Events, All-Cause Mortality, and Major Adverse Cardiac Events in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation and Coronary Stenting.
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    May 2016
  352. HANSEN GM, Egeberg A, Holmstrup P, Hansen PR, et al
    Relation of Periodontitis to Risk of Cardiovascular and All-Cause Mortality (from a Danish Nationwide Cohort Study).
    Am J Cardiol. 2016 May 30. pii: S0002-9149(16)30939.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  353. SKELDING KA, Yakubov SJ, Kleiman NS, Reardon MJ, et al
    Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Versus Surgery in Women at High Risk for Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement (from the CoreValve US High Risk Pivotal Trial).
    Am J Cardiol. 2016 May 28. pii: S0002-9149(16)30954.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  354. EMDIN CA, Odutayo A, Wong CX, Tran J, et al
    Meta-Analysis of Anxiety as a Risk Factor for Cardiovascular Disease.
    Am J Cardiol. 2016 May 28. pii: S0002-9149(16)30944.
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  355. FORREST JK, Adams DH, Popma JJ, Reardon MJ, et al
    Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Women Versus Men (from the US CoreValve Trials).
    Am J Cardiol. 2016 May 14. pii: S0002-9149(16)30867.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  356. SWAMINATHAN RV, Feldman DN, Pashun RA, Patil RK, et al
    Gender Differences in In-Hospital Outcomes After Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting.
    Am J Cardiol. 2016 May 14. pii: S0002-9149(16)30858.
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  357. JACOBS V, May HT, Bair TL, Crandall BG, et al
    Long-Term Population-Based Cerebral Ischemic Event and Cognitive Outcomes of Direct Oral Anticoagulants Compared With Warfarin Among Long-term Anticoagulated Patients for Atrial Fibrillation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2016 May 5. pii: S0002-9149(16)30561.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  358. MOON J, Suh J, Oh PC, Lee K, et al
    Relation of Stature to Outcomes in Korean Patients Undergoing Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Acute ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (from the INTERSTELLAR Registry).
    Am J Cardiol. 2016 May 5. pii: S0002-9149(16)30568.
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  359. HECHT EM, Arheart KL, Lee DJ, Hennekens CH, et al
    Interrelation of Cadmium, Smoking, and Cardiovascular Disease (from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey).
    Am J Cardiol. 2016 May 4. pii: S0002-9149(16)30560.
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    April 2016
  360. PROIETTI M, Lane DA, Lip GY
    Relation of Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation to Body Mass Index (from the SPORTIF Trials).
    Am J Cardiol. 2016 Apr 21. pii: S0002-9149(16)30494.
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  361. GOKSULUK H, Gulec S, Ozcan OU, Gerede M, et al
    Usefulness of Neuron-Specific Enolase to Detect Silent Neuronal Ischemia After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
    Am J Cardiol. 2016 Apr 6. pii: S0002-9149(16)30424.
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    March 2016
  362. LEIGH JA, O'Neal WT, Soliman EZ
    Electrocardiographic Left Ventricular Hypertrophy as a Predictor of Cardiovascular Disease Independent of Left Ventricular Anatomy in Subjects Aged >/=65 Years.
    Am J Cardiol. 2016 Mar 19. pii: S0002-9149(16)30366.
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