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Cardiovascular risk in obstructive sleep apnoea: the power of confounders
Miguel Ángel Martínez-García, Grace Oscullo, Jose Daniel Gomez-Olivas

Original Article

Association between periprocedural myocardial injury and neointimal characteristics in patients with in-stent restenosis: an optical coherence tomography study
Youcheng Shen, Xi Wang, Ning Gu, Zhijiang Liu, Jidong Rong, Changyin Shen, Wei Zhang, Panke Chen, Yi Deng, Chancui Deng, Shuai Ma, Yongchao Zhao, Ranzun Zhao, Bei Shi
Impact on early outcome after endovascular repair of type B dissection without proximal landing zone using Castor single-branched stent graft—a retrospective cohort study
Zhang Cheng, Hongbo Zhang, Junzhou Pu, Paul Schoenhagen, Lei Zhao, Huanyu Qiao, Bo Yang, Wenhui Wu, Chen Zhang, Ruihai Wang, Yongmin Liu, Xiaohai Ma
The relationship between epicardial adipose tissue volume on coronary computed tomography angiography and idiopathic ventricular tachycardia: a propensity score matching case-control study in Chinese population
Zhe Wang, Jiawei Chen, Hehe Guo, Jiaju Li, Lichen Ren, Xiaojie Chen, Liping Sun, Yingwei Chen
Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors versus sulfonylureas on the top of metformin in patients with diabetes and acute myocardial infarction
Ae-Young Her, Byoung Geol Choi, Seung-Woon Rha, Yong Hoon Kim, Myung Ho Jeong; Korea Acute Myocardial Infarction Registry (KAMIR)-National Institutes of Health (NIH) investigators
Mediation of long-pulsed ultrasound enhanced microbubble recombinant tissue plasminogen activator thrombolysis in a rat model of platelet-rich thrombus
Shuxuan Zhou, Jinhua Li, Xianghui Chen, Bihan Huang, Dan Lu, Tao Zhang
Doppler echocardiography for surveillance of acute cardiac allograft rejection: a 28-year single-center experience
Aurélien Vallée, Lucile Houyel, Ngoc Tram To, Audrey Fels, Martin Kloeckner, David Blanchard, Thomas Lemann, Maïra Gaillard, Ramzi Ramadan, Thibaut Genty, Vincent Thomas de Montpreville, Hélène Beaussier, Gilles Chatellier, Philippe Deleuze, Stephan Haulon, Julien Guihaire
Effect of tissue factor pathway inhibitor on the pyroptosis of vascular smooth muscle cells induced by angiotensin II
Yue Dai, Rui Xu, Kelaier Yang, Tingting Jiang, Yongkang Wei, Yue Liu, Wenjia Chen, Yu Fu, Yong Zhao
NOX4 aggravates doxorubicin-induced cardiomyocyte pyroptosis by increasing reactive oxygen species content and activating the NLRP3 inflammasome
Hong Zeng, Pengtao Zou, Yanmei Chen, Ping Zhang, Liang Shao
Effects of percutaneous closure of atrial septal defects via the right internal jugular vein
Ruichen Wang, Maoxun Huang, Yong Wang, Hulin Piao, Cuilin Zhu, Huiying Wu, Kexiang Liu, Tiance Wang
Right ventricle to pulmonary artery conduit: a comparison of long-term graft-related events between bovine jugular vein conduit, aortic homograft, and porcine-valved conduits
Abdelmonem M. Helal, Mohamed H. Mashali, Ahmed F. Elmahrouk, Mohammed O. Galal, Ahmed A. Jamjoom, Amjad A. Kouatli
Nomogram developed with APOA5 genetic variant rs662799 and clinical characteristics predicting risk of essential hypertension in a Chinese population
Dilihumaer Abulaiti, Shajidan Abudureyimu, Hui Li, Yan Cao, Ying Gao
Discrimination models with radiomics features derived from cardiovascular magnetic resonance images for distinguishing hypertensive heart disease from hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Hongbo Zhang, Jie Tian, Chen Zhang, Haoru Wang, Keyao Hui, Tongming Wang, Senchun Chai, Paul Schoenhagen, Lei Zhao, Xiaohai Ma
M3 subtype of muscarinic acetylcholine receptor inhibits cardiac fibrosis via targeting microRNA-29b/beta-site app cleaving enzyme 1 axis
Wen Li, Jie Yu, Yilian Yang, Jia Wang, Yunqi Liu, Jiapan Wang, Juan Hu, Ye Yuan, Zhimin Du
The m6A demethylase fat mass and obesity-associated protein mitigates pyroptosis and inflammation in doxorubicin-induced heart failure via the toll-like receptor 4/NF-κB pathway
Weiling Tu, Xiao Huang, Songtao Liu, Yuliang Zhan, Xinyong Cai, Liang Shao
Reference intervals for cardiometabolic risk factors in China: a national multicenter cross-sectional study on an adult population sample
Xuesong Fan, Xianjun Wang, Hongmei Zhao, Daqian Xiong, Min Hu, Lixin Wang, Aiping Pan, Carlo Gabelli, Matthew J. Budoff, Hui Yuan

Original Article

Risk factors of prolonged mechanical ventilation following open heart surgery: what has changed over the last decade?
Muhammad-Mujtaba Ali Siddiqui, Iftikhar Paras, Anjum Jalal

Case Report

Kounis syndrome - an atopic monster for the heart
Venkataramanan Gangadharan, Samit Bhatheja, Kais Al Balbissi

Original Article

Reproducibility of myocardial perfusion reserve - variations in measurements from post processing using commercially available software
Pavel Goykhman, Puja K. Mehta, Megha Agarwal, Chrisandra Shufelt, Piotr J. Slomka, Yuching Yang, Yuan Xu, Leslee J. Shaw, Daniel S. Berman, Noel Bairey Merz, Louise E. J. Thomson
3D morphometry using automated aortic segmentation in native MR angiography: an alternative to contrast enhanced MRA?
Matthias Müller-Eschner, Tobias Müller, Andreas Biesdorf, Stefan Wörz, Fabian Rengier, Dittmar Böckler, Hans-Ulrich Kauczor, Karl Rohr, Hendrik von Tengg-Kobligk
Noninvasive pressure difference mapping derived from 4D flow MRI in patients with unrepaired and repaired aortic coarctation
Fabian Rengier, Michael Delles, Joachim Eichhorn, Yoo-Jin Azad, Hendrik von Tengg-Kobligk, Julia Ley-Zaporozhan, Rüdiger Dillmann, Hans-Ulrich Kauczor, Roland Unterhinninghofen, Sebastian Ley
Life span of patients with Eisenmenger syndrome is not superior to that of patients with other causes of pulmonary hypertension
Béatrice Bonello, Sébastien Renard, Julien Mancini, Sandrine Huber, Gilbert Habib, Alain Fraisse
Vegetarian diets and glycemic control in diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Yoko Yokoyama, Neal D. Barnard, Susan M. Levin, Mitsuhiro Watanabe

Review Article

Hypoxamirs in pulmonary hypertension: breathing new life into pulmonary vascular research
Andrew E. Hale, Kevin White, Stephen Y. Chan
Bone marrow-derived cell therapy in chagasic cardiac disease: a review of pre-clinical and clinical results
Antonio Carlos Campos de Carvalho, Adriana Bastos Carvalho, Debora Bastos Mello, Regina Coeli dos Santos Goldenberg
Imaging in the context of replacement heart valve development: Use of the Visible Heart® methodologies
Michael G. Bateman, Paul A. Iaizzo
Antioxidant therapies for the management of atrial fibrillation
Tong Liu, Panagiotis Korantzopoulos, Guangping Li
The Popeye domain containing genes: essential elements in heart rate control
Roland F. Schindler, Kar Lai Poon, Subreena Simrick, Thomas Brand
Dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging: fundamentals and application to the evaluation of the peripheral perfusion
Yaron Gordon, Sasan Partovi, Matthias Müller-Eschner, Erik Amarteifio, Tobias Bäuerle, Marc-André Weber, Hans-Ulrich Kauczor, Fabian Rengier
4D flow imaging with MRI
Zoran Stankovic, Bradley D. Allen, Julio Garcia, Kelly B. Jarvis, Michael Markl
Review of MRI-based measurements of pulse wave velocity: a biomarker of arterial stiffness
Andrew L. Wentland, Thomas M. Grist, Oliver Wieben

Brief Report

Correlates of objectively measured physical activity in cardiac patients
Wonwoo Byun, Cemal Ozemek, Katrina Riggin, Scott Strath, Leonard Kaminsky

Original Articles

Left ventricular energy model predicts adverse events in women with suspected myocardial ischemia: results from the NHLBI-sponsored women’s ischemia syndrome evaluation (WISE) study
Mark Doyle, Nicole Weinberg, Gerald M. Pohost, C. Noel Bairey Merz, Leslee J. Shaw, George Sopko, Anthon Fuisz, William J. Rogers, Edward G. Walsh, B. Delia Johnson, Barry L. Sharaf, Carl J. Pepine, Sunil Mankad, Steven E. Reis, Geetha Rayarao, Diane A. Vido, Vera Bittner, Lindsey Tauxe, Marian B. Olson, Sheryl F. Kelsey, Robert WW Biederman
Cardiac risk factors and myocardial perfusion reserve in women with microvascular coronary dysfunction
Megha Agarwal, Chrisandra Shufelt, Puja K. Mehta, Edward Gill, Daniel S. Berman, Debiao Li, Behzad Sharif, Ning Li, C. Noel Bairey Merz, Louise E.J. Thomson
Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging myocardial perfusion reserve index assessment in women with microvascular coronary dysfunction and reference controls
Chrisandra L. Shufelt, Louise E. J. Thomson, Pavel Goykhman, Megha Agarwal, Puja K. Mehta, Tara Sedlak, Ning Li, Edward Gill, Bruce Samuels, Babak Azabal, Saibal Kar, Kamlesh Kothawade, Margo Minissian, Piotr Slomka, Daniel S. Berman, C. Noel Bairey Merz
Improved diagnosis and prognosis using Decisions Informed by Combining Entities (DICE): results from the NHLBI-sponsored Women’s Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (WISE)
Mark Doyle, Gerald M. Pohost, C. Noel Bairey Merz, Leslee J. Shaw, George Sopko, William J. Rogers, Barry L. Sharaf, Carl J. Pepine, Diane A. Vido-Thompson, Geetha Rayarao, Lindsey Tauxe, Sheryl F. Kelsey, Douglas Mc Nair, Robert W. Biederman

Below are the latest Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy articles published online ahead of print publication.

Original Article
Multinational experience with next-generation sequencing: opportunity to identify transthyretin cardiac amyloidosis and Fabry disease
Sandra Marques e Silva, Andrea Virginia Ferreira Chaves, Murillo Antunes, Juan Pablo Costabel, Armando Alves da Fonseca, Adriana Furtado, Juan Esteban Gomez-Mesa, Francisco Javier Marin Gutiérrez, Oren Caspi, Irina Maksimova, Manish Maski, Cecilia Micheletti, José Luiz Barros Pena, Márcia Gonçalves Ribeiro, Maria Juliana Rodríguez-González, Omac Tufekcioglu, Huseyin Onay
Published online: 18 March 2024