December 2017 - Volume 18 - Issue 12
pp: 925-988

Mediterranean diet impact on cardiovascular diseases: a narrative review

Mattioli, Anna V.; Palmiero, Pasquale; Manfrini, Olivia; More

Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine. 18(12):925-935, December 2017.


Epidemiology


Coronary artery disease


Prognostic value of clinical, echocardiographic and angiographic indicators in patients with large anterior ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction as a first acute coronary...

Baldi, Cesare; Polito, Maria V.; Citro, Rodolfo; More

Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine. 18(12):946-953, December 2017.

Heart failure


Elevated serum osteoprotegerin is associated with increased left ventricular mass index and myocardial stiffness

Kamimura, Daisuke; Suzuki, Takeki; Furniss, Anna L.; More

Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine. 18(12):954-961, December 2017.

Cardiac pacing


Cardiac resynchronization therapy outcomes in patients with chronic heart failure: cardiac resynchronization therapy with pacemaker versus cardiac resynchronization therapy with...

Drozd, Michael; Gierula, John; Lowry, Judith E.; More

Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine. 18(12):962-967, December 2017.

Manufacturer change and risk of system-related complications after implantable cardioverter defibrillator replacement: physicians’ survey and data from the Detect Long-term...

Biffi, Mauro; Menardi, Endrj; Narducci, Maria L.; More

Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine. 18(12):968-975, December 2017.

Cardiac surgery


Preoperative atorvastatin reduces bleeding and blood products use in patients undergoing on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting

Nenna, Antonio; Lusini, Mario; Spadaccio, Cristiano; More

Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine. 18(12):976-982, December 2017.