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    January 2022
  1. BANDARA EMS, Edirisinghe DIU, Wanniarachchi DDCS, Peiris H, et al
    A comparative study on fatty acid profile in selected vessels of coronary artery bypass graft (CABG).
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0260780.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  2. OTAKI Y, Fujishiro N, Oyama Y, Hata N, et al
    The risk of fatal bleeding complications in jugular catheterization in patients with coagulopathy: A retrospective analysis of death cases in closed claims and the Medical Accident Investigating System in Japan.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0261636.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. DE MARIA GL, Testa L, de la Torre Hernandez JM, Terentes-Printzios D, et al
    A multi-center, international, randomized, 2-year, parallel-group study to assess the superiority of IVUS-guided PCI versus qualitative angio-guided PCI in unprotected left main coronary artery (ULMCA) disease: Study protocol for OPTIMAL trial.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0260770.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  4. BAHL A, Hijazi M, Chen NW
    Vesicant infusates are not associated with ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous catheter failure: A secondary analysis of existing data.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262793.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  5. SASAKI S, Nishihira K, Yamashita A, Fujii T, et al
    Involvement of enhanced expression of classical complement C1q in atherosclerosis progression and plaque instability: C1q as an indicator of clinical outcome.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262413.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  6. UEKI Y, Zanchin T, Losdat S, Karagiannis A, et al
    Self-reported non-adherence to P2Y12 inhibitors in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: Application of the medication non-adherence academic research consortium classification.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263180.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  7. SCHETTINI F, Ferrario L, Foglia E, Garagiola E, et al
    The implementation of a standardized optimal procedure for peripheral venous catheters' management: Results from a multi-dimensional assessment.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263227.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. YAMASHITA D, Matsumoto Y, Tamaoki Y, Ueda Y, et al
    In vitro analysis of mechanism of pulsed-laser thrombolysis.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262991.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. TEW GA, Caisley K, Danjoux G
    Preoperative exercise training for adults undergoing elective major vascular surgery: A systematic review.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263090.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  10. MACHTA S, Gauthier V, Ferrieres J, Montaye M, et al
    Comparison of clinical profiles and care for patients with incident versus recurrent acute coronary syndromes in France: Data from the MONICA registries.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263589.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. NGUYEN DT, Voko B, Nyaradi BB, Munkacsi T, et al
    Restenosis rates in patients with ipsilateral carotid endarterectomy and contralateral carotid artery stenting.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262735.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. NISHIMURA T, Okamura T, Fujimura T, Miyazaki Y, et al
    Feasibility, reproducibility and characteristics of coronary bifurcation type assessment by three-dimensional optical coherence tomography.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263246.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  13. QANADLI SD, Gudmundsson L, Gullo G, Ponti A, et al
    Virtually Augmented Self-Hypnosis applied to endovascular interventions (VA-HYPO): Randomized Controlled Trial Protocol.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263002.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  14. ELLINS EA, Harris DE, Lacey A, Akbari A, et al
    Achievement of European Society of Cardiology/European Atherosclerosis Society lipid targets in very high-risk patients: Influence of depression and sex.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264529.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  15. PARK J, Jung JH, Choi EK, Lee SW, et al
    Comparison of early clinical outcomes between dual antiplatelet therapy and triple antithrombotic therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264538.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  16. BERNARDINI G, Litterscheid S, Torsello GB, Torsello GF, et al
    A meta-analysis of safety and efficacy of endovascular aneurysm repair in aneurysm patients with severe angulated infrarenal neck.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264327.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  17. MILES LF, Couture EJ, Potes C, Makar T, et al
    Preliminary experience with continuous right ventricular pressure and transesophageal echocardiography monitoring in orthotopic liver transplantation.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263386.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. TAKIGAMI M, Tsubata H, Nakanishi N, Matsubara Y, et al
    The effectiveness of scoring balloon angioplasty in the treatment of chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263244.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. ERIKSEN E, Herstad J, Pertiwi KR, Tuseth V, et al
    Thrombus characteristics evaluated by acute optical coherence tomography in ST elevation myocardial Infarction.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0266634.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. POWELL AC, Goldstein JP, Long JW, Simmons JD, et al
    The association between provider characteristics and post-catheterization interventions.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0266544.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  21. HU YY, Cai YJ, Jiang X, Mao FY, et al
    Relationship between dynamic changes of peri-procedure anxiety and short-term prognosis in patients undergoing elective percutaneous coronary intervention for coronary heart disease: A single-center, prospective study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0266006.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. SENGUTTUVAN NB, Reddy PMK, Shankar P, Abdulkader RS, et al
    Trans-radial approach versus trans-femoral approach in patients with acute coronary syndrome undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: An updated meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0266709.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. HARFOUCHE MN, Madurska MJ, Elansary N, Abdou H, et al
    Resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta associated with improved survival in hemorrhagic shock.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265778.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  24. LEONARD C, Sayre G, Williams S, Henderson A, et al
    Understanding the experience of veterans who require lower limb amputation in the veterans health administration.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265620.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. KADDOURA R, Mohamed Ibrahim MI, Al-Badriyeh D, Omar A, et al
    Intracoronary pharmacological therapy versus aspiration thrombectomy in STEMI (IPAT-STEMI): A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263270.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  26. CANU M, Khouri C, Marliere S, Vautrin E, et al
    Prognostic significance of severe coronary microvascular dysfunction post-PCI in patients with STEMI: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0268330.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  27. JIANG Z, Tian L, Liu W, Song B, et al
    Random forest vs. logistic regression: Predicting angiographic in-stent restenosis after second-generation drug-eluting stent implantation.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0268757.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. FLORESCU R, Liehn E, Schaaps N, Schroder J, et al
    Dose-dependent impact of statin therapy intensity on circulating progenitor cells in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention for the treatment of acute versus chronic coronary syndrome.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0267433.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. LEE K, Lee M, Kim DW, Kim J, et al
    Clinical impact of statin intensity according to age in patients with acute myocardial infarction.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0269301.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. MAUNOURY F, Drugeon B, Boisson M, Marjanovic N, et al
    Cost-effectiveness analysis of bundled innovative devices versus standard approach in the prevention of unscheduled peripheral venous catheters removal due to complications in France.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0269750.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  31. SCHULTS JA, Calleja P, Slaughter E, Paterson R, et al
    Peripheral intravenous catheter insertion and use of ultrasound in patients with difficult intravenous access: Australian patient and practitioner perspectives to inform future implementation strategies.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0269788.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  32. HADLEY MB, Nalini M, Adhikari S, Szymonifka J, et al
    Spatial environmental factors predict cardiovascular and all-cause mortality: Results of the SPACE study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0269650.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  33. SHEN BH, Mahoney L, Molino J, Mermel LA, et al
    Risk factors for early PICC removal: A retrospective study of adult inpatients at an academic medical center.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264245.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. VON MEIJENFELDT GCI, Mogensen KM, van der Laan MJ, Zeebregts CJ, et al
    Nutritional status and out-of-hospital mortality in vascular surgery patients.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0270396.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. KITAHARA H, Tateishi K, Shiko Y, Inaba Y, et al
    Comparison of short-term clinical outcomes between low-dose prasugrel and clopidogrel as part of triple antithrombotic therapy in patients requiring oral anticoagulant therapy and percutaneous coronary intervention.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0272140.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2021
  36. HIU T, Morimoto S, Matsuo A, Satoh K, et al
    Current status of a helicopter transportation system on remote islands for patients undergoing mechanical thrombectomy.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245082.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  37. KOOK H, Kim HD, Shim J, Kim YH, et al
    Comparison of clinical outcomes between multiple antithrombotic therapy versus left atrial appendage occlusion with dual antiplatelet therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing drug-eluting stent implantation.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244723.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  38. WASKOWSKI J, Pfortmueller CA, Schenk N, Buehlmann R, et al
    (TIMP2) x (IGFBP7) as early renal biomarker for the prediction of acute kidney injury in aortic surgery (TIGER). A single center observational study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244658.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  39. APFALTRER G, Lavra F, Schoepf UJ, Scarabello M, et al
    Quantitative analysis of dynamic computed tomography angiography for the detection of endoleaks after abdominal aorta aneurysm endovascular repair: A feasibility study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245134.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. DOMOKOS D, Szabo A, Banhegyi G, Major L, et al
    Impact of periprocedural morphine use on mortality in STEMI patients treated with primary PCI.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245433.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  41. YEH JS, Hsu CY, Huang CY, Chen WT, et al
    The effect of de-escalation of P2Y12 receptor inhibitor therapy after acute myocardial infarction in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: A nationwide cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246029.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  42. OOFUVONG M, Tanasansuttiporn J, Wasinwong W, Chittithavorn V, et al
    Predictors of death after receiving a modified Blalock-Taussig shunt in cyanotic heart children: A competing risk analysis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245754.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. BHAK Y, Jeon Y, Jeon S, Yoon C, et al
    Polygenic risk score validation using Korean genomes of 265 early-onset acute myocardial infarction patients and 636 healthy controls.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246538.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  44. LIU CH, Chang JT, Lee TH, Chang PY, et al
    Total plaque score helps to determine follow-up strategy for carotid artery stenosis progression in head and neck cancer patients after radiation therapy.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246684.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  45. DE OLIVEIRA DC, Owen DG, Qian S, Green NC, et al
    Computational fluid dynamics of the right atrium: Assessment of modelling criteria for the evaluation of dialysis catheters.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247438.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  46. SAMUELSEN PJ, Eggen AE, Steigen T, Wilsgaard T, et al
    Incidence and risk factors for major bleeding among patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: Findings from the Norwegian Coronary Stent Trial (NORSTENT).
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247358.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  47. HSU ME, Cheng YT, Chang CH, Chan YH, et al
    Level of serum soluble lumican and risks of perioperative complications in patients receiving aortic surgery.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247340.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  48. ZHUNUSPEKOVA A, Mansurova J, Karazhanova L
    Independent predictors of acute kidney injury in patients with acute coronary syndrome after percutaneous coronary intervention.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247304.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  49. SALINAS P, Gonzalo N, Moreno VH, Fuentes M, et al
    Choice of CTO scores to predict procedural success in clinical practice. A comparison of 4 different CTO PCI scores in a comprehensive national registry including expert and learning CTO operators.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245898.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  50. JUNG HW, Lim C, Bae HJ, Lee JH, et al
    Association between in-stent neointimal characteristics and native coronary artery disease progression.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247359.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  51. MILNEROWICZ AI, Milnerowicz A, Bankowski T, Protasiewicz M, et al
    Pressure gradient measurement to verify hemodynamic results of the chimney endovascular aortic repair (chEVAR) technique.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0249549.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  52. WANHA W, Januszek R, Kolodziejczak M, Kuzma L, et al
    Procedural and 1-year outcomes following large vessel coronary artery perforation treated by covered stents implantation: Multicentre CRACK registry.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0249698.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  53. SAKAKURA K, Taniguchi Y, Yamamoto K, Tsukui T, et al
    Modifiable and unmodifiable factors associated with slow flow following rotational atherectomy.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0250757.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  54. AL-THANI H, Mekkodathil A, Hussain A, Sharaf A, et al
    Implementation of vascular surgery teleconsultation during the COVID-19 pandemic: Insights from the outpatient vascular clinics in a tertiary care hospital in Qatar.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0257458.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. KARHI S, Tahtinen O, Aherto J, Matikka H, et al
    Effect of different thresholds for CT perfusion volumetric analysis on estimated ischemic core and penumbral volumes.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0249772.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  56. CHOU YY, Hwang JJ, Tung YC
    Optimal surgeon and hospital volume thresholds to reduce mortality and length of stay for CABG.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0249750.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. FUKUDA K, Okazaki S, Shiozaki M, Okai I, et al
    Ultrasound-guided puncture reduces bleeding-associated complications, regardless of calcified plaque, after endovascular treatment of femoropopliteal lesions, especially using the antegrade procedure: A single-center study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248416.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  58. INOUE T, Kanda K, Yamanami M, Kami D, et al
    Modifications of the mechanical properties of in vivo tissue-engineered vascular grafts by chemical treatments for a short duration.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248346.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  59. BONKAIN F, Stolear JC, Catalano C, Vandervelde D, et al
    Prevention of tunneled cuffed catheter dysfunction with prophylactic use of a taurolidine urokinase lock: A randomized double-blind trial.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0251793.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. CHOI BG, Hong JY, Rha SW, Choi CU, et al
    Long-term outcomes of peripheral arterial disease patients with significant coronary artery disease undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0251542.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. KIM SY, Kim KN, Jeong MA, Lee BS, et al
    Ultrasound-guided dynamic needle tip positioning technique for radial artery cannulation in elderly patients: A prospective randomized controlled study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0251712.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  62. MURAOKA S, Somiya D, Ebata A, Kumagai Y, et al
    Future stroke risk in the chronic phase of post-percutaneous coronary intervention.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0251253.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  63. SONG MY, Noh SR, Kim KY
    Refractive prediction of four different intraocular lens calculation formulas compared between new swept source optical coherence tomography and partial coherence interferometry.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0251152.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  64. YANASE T, Sakakura K, Jinnouchi H, Taniguchi Y, et al
    Factors associated with temporary pacing insertion in patients with inferior ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0251124.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  65. CORBALLIS NH, Paddock S, Gunawardena T, Merinopoulos I, et al
    Drug coated balloons for coronary artery bifurcation lesions: A systematic review and focused meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0251986.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. GURM Z, Seth M, Daher E, Pielsticker E, et al
    Prevalence of coronary risk factors in contemporary practice among patients undergoing their first percutaneous coronary intervention: Implications for primary prevention.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0250801.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  67. VAN LOON FHJ, Korsten HHM, Dierick-van Daele ATM, Bouwman ARA, et al
    The impact of the catheter to vein ratio on peripheral intravenous cannulation success, a post-hoc analyses.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0252166.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. HAGER C, Taufik H, Blum F, Stockero A, et al
    Work satisfaction among neuroradiology staff after receiving follow up reports of thrombectomy stroke patients.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0251889.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. ZHU X, Umezu M, Iwasaki K
    Finite element analysis of cutting balloon expansion in a calcified artery model of circular angle 180 degrees : Effects of balloon-to-diameter ratio and number of blades facing calcification on potential calcification fracturing and perforation reduc
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0251404.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  70. PLOTON G, Brebion N, Guyomarch B, Pistorius MA, et al
    Predictive factors of venous recanalization in upper-extremity vein thrombosis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0251269.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  71. HO MY, Chen PW, Feng WH, Su CH, et al
    Effect of aspirin treatment duration on clinical outcomes in acute coronary syndrome patients with early aspirin discontinuation and received P2Y12 inhibitor monotherapy.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0251109.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  72. SUN Y, Ding Y, Meng K, Han B, et al
    Comparison the effects of carotid endarterectomy with carotid artery stenting for contralateral carotid occlusion.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0250580.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  73. MIURA K, Katsumata Y, Kawakami T, Ikura H, et al
    Exercise tolerance and quality of life in hemodynamically partially improved patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension treated with balloon pulmonary angioplasty.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0255180.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  74. SARMENTO DINIZ ER, de Medeiros KS, Rosendo da Silva RA, Cobucci RN, et al
    Prevalence of complications associated with the use of a peripherally inserted central catheter in newborns: A systematic review protocol.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0255090.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  75. FUJII S, Nagayoshi S, Ogawa K, Muto M, et al
    A pilot cohort study assessing the feasibility of complete revascularization with balloon pulmonary angioplasty for chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0254770.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  76. MALIK J, Yousaf H, Abbasi W, Hameed N, et al
    Incidence, predictors, and outcomes of DAPT non-compliance in planned vs. ad hoc PCI in chronic coronary syndrome.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0254941.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  77. REICHMANN-ARIEL D, Sadeh R, Galante O, Almog Y, et al
    Central venous catheter insertion- guidewire migration ratio: Right heart to inferior vena cava.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0252726.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  78. TAKAGI K, Tanaka A, Yoshioka N, Morita Y, et al
    In-hospital mortality among consecutive patients with ST-Elevation myocardial infarction in modern primary percutaneous intervention era ~ Insights from 15-year data of single-center hospital-based registry ~.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0252503.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. BAEK SH, Kim S, Kang M, Choi JH, et al
    Effect of distal access catheter tip position on angiographic and clinical outcomes following thrombectomy using the combined stent-retriever and aspiration approach.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0252641.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  80. ANTONINI L, Berti F, Isella B, Hossain D, et al
    From the real device to the digital twin: A coupled experimental-numerical strategy to investigate a novel bioresorbable vascular scaffold.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0252788.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  81. WU CF, Fu JY, Hsieh TY, Wen CT, et al
    Does catheter material affect functional performance of intravenous ports via the superior vena cava?
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0253818.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  82. MATYAL R, Qureshi NQ, Mufarrih SH, Sharkey A, et al
    Update: Gender differences in CABG outcomes-Have we bridged the gap?
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0255170.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  83. SATO R, Akita K, Ikoma T, Iguchi K, et al
    Association between plasma xanthine oxidoreductase activity and in-hospital outcomes in patients with stable coronary artery disease after percutaneous coronary intervention.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0257227.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  84. WATANABE T, Matsumoto Y, Nishimiya K, Shindo T, et al
    Low-intensity pulsed ultrasound therapy suppresses coronary adventitial inflammatory changes and hyperconstricting responses after coronary stent implantation in pigs in vivo.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0257175.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. STRUCK MF, Kliem P, Ebel S, Bauer A, et al
    Percutaneous hepatic melphalan perfusion: Single center experience of procedural characteristics, hemodynamic response, complications, and postoperative recovery.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0254817.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  86. COLLETTE SL, Uyttenboogaart M, Samuels N, van der Schaaf IC, et al
    Hypotension during endovascular treatment under general anesthesia for acute ischemic stroke.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0249093.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  87. BIBI S, Khan A, Nadeem A, Mushtaq S, et al
    Assessment of utility values and QALYs after primary PCI with DP-Xience and BP-Biomatrix stents.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0253290.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. BAHL A, Johnson S, Mielke N, Karabon P, et al
    Early recognition of peripheral intravenous catheter failure using serial ultrasonographic assessments.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0253243.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  89. MOON I, Kim HL, Lim WH, Seo JB, et al
    Association between inter-leg blood pressure difference and cardiovascular outcome in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0257443.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  90. COLOMBO M, Corti A, Berceli S, Migliavacca F, et al
    3D modelling of drug-coated balloons for the treatment of calcified superficial femoral arteries.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0256783.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  91. ISOURA Y, Yamamoto A, Cho Y, Ehara E, et al
    Platelet count and abdominal dynamic CT are useful in predicting and screening for gastroesophageal varices after Fontan surgery.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0257441.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  92. DING HX, Xing N, Ma HF, Hou L, et al
    Effect of umbilical cord blood stem cell transplantation on restenosis after endovascular interventional therapy for diabetic hindlimb vascular disease.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0255162.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  93. JEDRYCHOWSKA M, Siudak Z, Malinowski KP, Zandecki L, et al
    ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction with non-obstructive coronary arteries: Score derivation for prediction based on a large national registry.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0254427.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. LIU B, Wu Z, Lin C, Li L, et al
    Applicability of TIVAP versus PICC in non-hematological malignancies patients: A meta-analysis and systematic review.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0255473.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  95. MARCIN T, Eser P, Prescott E, Prins LF, et al
    Changes and prognostic value of cardiopulmonary exercise testing parameters in elderly patients undergoing cardiac rehabilitation: The EU-CaRE observational study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0255477.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  96. JUNG HW, Hong SP, Kim KS
    Comparison of apolipoprotein B/A1 ratio, TC/HDL-C, and lipoprotein (a) for predicting outcomes after PCI.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0254677.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  97. LEE M, Kim DW, Park MW, Lee K, et al
    Multivessel versus IRA-only PCI in patients with NSTEMI and severe left ventricular systolic dysfunction.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0258525.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  98. KIM EH, Lee HG, Oh JS, Chun HJ, et al
    Application of manual aspiration thrombectomy in the treatment of deep vein thrombosis in cancer patients: Descriptive retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0255539.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  99. TAKEJI Y, Shiomi H, Morimoto T, Yamamoto K, et al
    Differences in mortality and causes of death between STEMI and NSTEMI in the early and late phases after acute myocardial infarction.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0259268.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  100. RIVOLO S, Di Fusco M, Polanco C, Kang A, et al
    Cost-effectiveness analysis of apixaban versus vitamin K antagonists for antithrombotic therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation after acute coronary syndrome or percutaneous coronary intervention in Spain.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0259251.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  101. NING N, Haynes A, Romley J
    Trends in the quality and cost of inpatient surgical procedures in the United States, 2002-2015.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0259011.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  102. GEMEINHARDT O, Schnorr B, Speck U, Scheller B, et al
    A novel paclitaxel coated balloon with increased drug transfer for treatment of complex vascular lesions.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0259106.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  103. NADJIRI J, Geith T, Waggershauser T, Forster S, et al
    Risk factors assessment for radiographically guided port implantations with forearm access.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0259127.
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