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Expert Consensus

A Delphi consensus on the management of anticoagulation in the COVID-19 pandemic: the MONACO study
Carlos Escobar, Ramón Bover Freire, Xavier García-Moll Marimón, Carlos González-Juanatey, Miren Morillas, Alfonso Valle Muñoz, Juan José Gómez Doblas

Original Article

Very long-term efficacy and safety of paclitaxel-eluting balloon after a bare-metal stent for the treatment of ST-elevation myocardial infarction: 8-year results of a randomized clinical trial (PEBSI study)
Arturo García-Touchard, Manel Sabaté, Nieves Gonzalo, Vicente Peral, Beatriz Vaquerizo, Rafael Ruiz-Salmerón, Bruno García del Blanco, Jesús Jiménez-Mazuecos, Eduardo Molina, Pedro Martínez-Romero, José María Hernandez-García, Valeriano Ruiz-Quevedo, Cristóbal Urbano, Javier Fernández-Portales, José Ramón Rumoroso, Juan Casanova-Sandoval, Eduardo Pinar, Javier Lopez-Pais, Juan Francisco Oteo, Fernando Alfonso
Left ventricular mass and valve performance after surgical and transcatheter aortic valve replacement: a single-center experience from Japan
Yasumi Maze, Toshiya Tokui, Takahiro Narukawa, Masahiko Murakami, Daisuke Yamaguchi, Ryosai Inoue, Koji Hirano, Takeshi Takamura, Kenji Nakamura, Tetsuya Seko, Atsunobu Kasai, Hisato Ito
Chronologic evolution and prognostic implications of impaired coronary flow after chronic total occlusion angioplasty
You Zhou, Jiaqi Ma, Zhangwei Chen, Danbo Lu, Chunfeng Dai, Hao Lu, Chenguang Li, Congcong Pan, Chenyang Mao, Juying Qian, Junbo Ge
Fluid loading during the hemodynamic evaluation of pulmonary hypertension: a cross-sectional study
Kanza N. Qaiser, Allaa Almoushref, Atul K. Mehta, Motasem Alkhayyat, James E. Lane, Adriano R. Tonelli
Door-to-device time and mortality in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction treated with primary percutaneous coronary intervention: insight from real world data of Thai PCI Registry
Kitcha Champasri, Suphot Srimahachota, Mann Chandavimol, Wasan Udayachalerm, Ammarin Thakkinstian, Bancha Sookananchai, Wannakorn Phatharajaree, Songsak Kiatchoosakun, Nakarin Sansanayudh
Visit-to-visit variability of metabolic parameters and progression of atherosclerosis in computed tomography: follow up of an asymptomatic cohort
Yun-Jung Lim, Minkyung Oh, Seung Guk Park, Hyoeun Kim, Sunmi Yoo
Differentially expressed miR-127, miR-150, and miR-145 in serum extracellular vesicles are novel diagnostic biomarkers of unstable angina
Yuan Qu, Xia Huang, Wei Zhang, Xin He, Zhiliang Chen, Yajie Zhang, Ning Gu
Prediction of the mean transit time using machine learning models based on radiomics features from digital subtraction angiography in moyamoya disease or moyamoya syndrome—a development and validation model study
Kun Qin, Zhige Guo, Chao Peng, Wu Gan, Dong Zhou, Guangzhong Chen
Diagnostic accuracy of superb microvascular imaging for detecting intraplaque neovascularization: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Lina Zhao, Yubo Han, Yanling Che, Xuesong Zhang, Min Luo, Jinzhu Li

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Art of Medicine: anagogico more
Yskert von Kodolitsch, Alberto Virdis, Eike Sebastian Debus

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

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