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Changes of Virtual Planar QRS and T Vectors Derived from Holter in the Populations with and without Diabetes Mellitus
Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology

Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing as a Tool for Diagnosing Pulmonary Hypertension in Patients with Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology

Pharmacodynamic and Pharmacokinetic Profiles of Sacubitril/Valsartan (LCZ696) in Patients with Heart Failure and Reduced Ejection Fraction
Cardiovascular Therapeutics

Effect of fixed-dose combinations of ezetimibe plus rosuvastatin in patients with primary hypercholesterolemia: MRS-ROZE (Multicenter Randomized Study of ROsuvastatin and eZEtimibe)
Cardiovascular Therapeutics

Safety of atorvastatin in Asian patients within clinical trials
Cardiovascular Therapeutics

Long-Term Safety of a Coordinated Delivery Tablet of Enteric-Coated Aspirin 325 mg and Immediate-Release Omeprazole 40 mg for Secondary Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Patients at GI Risk
Cardiovascular Therapeutics

The Association Between Bleeding and the Incidence of Warfarin Discontinuation in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation
Cardiovascular Therapeutics

Burden and Prevention of Adverse Cardiac Events in Patients with Concomitant Chronic Heart Failure and Coronary Artery Disease: A Literature Review
Cardiovascular Therapeutics

Biological effect on drug distribution and vascular healing via paclitaxel-coated balloon technology in drug eluting stent restenosis swine model
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions

“Real-World” Comparison of Prasugrel With Ticagrelor in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome Treated With Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in the United States
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions

A hospital-wide system to ensure rapid treatment time across the entire spectrum of emergency percutaneous intervention
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions

Transradial and transulnar access for iliac artery interventions using sheathless guiding systems: A feasibility study
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions

Fast-track endovascular aortic repair: Interim report from the prospective LIFE registry
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions

The china patient-centered evaluative assessment of cardiac events (PEACE) prospective study of percutaneous coronary intervention: Study design
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions

A case of giant saphenous vein graft aneurysm successfully treated with catheter intervention
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions

Use of local anesthetic (0.25% bupivacaine) for pain control after pediatric cardiac catheterization: A randomized controlled trial
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions

When is rotational angiography superior to conventional single-plane angiography for planning coronary angioplasty?
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions

Late complete atrioventricular block after closure of an atrial septal defect with a gore septal occluder (GSO™)
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions

Comparison of intravascular optical frequency domain imaging versus intravascular ultrasound during balloon pulmonary angioplasty in patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions

Long-term Outcomes after Truncus Arteriosus Repair: A Single-center Experience for More than 40 Years
Congenital Heart Disease

Familial Atrial Septal Defect and Sudden Cardiac Death: Identification of a Novel NKX2-5 Mutation and a Review of the Literature
Congenital Heart Disease

Left Ventricular Mechanics in Functional Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation in Acute Inferoposterior Myocardial Infarction
Echocardiography

Dissecting Aneurysm of the Interatrial and Interventricular Septum with Concomitant Ventricular Septal Defect—Multimodality Cardiac Imaging and Surgical Repair
Echocardiography

Heart failure epidemiology 2000–2013: insights from the German Federal Health Monitoring System
European Journal of Heart Failure

Initiating sacubitril/valsartan (LCZ696) in heart failure: results of TITRATION, a double-blind, randomized comparison of two uptitration regimens
European Journal of Heart Failure

Efficacy of sacubitril/valsartan vs. enalapril at lower than target doses in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: the PARADIGM-HF trial
European Journal of Heart Failure

Global longitudinal strain: the best biomarker for predicting prognosis in heart failure?
European Journal of Heart Failure

Mean HbA1c and mortality in diabetic individuals with heart failure: a population cohort study
European Journal of Heart Failure

Clinical development plan for regenerative therapy in heart failure
European Journal of Heart Failure

Congestive Heart Failure Cardiopoietic Regenerative Therapy (CHART-1) trial design
European Journal of Heart Failure

Response to: Hyperkalaemia in heart failure: binding the patient to improved treatment?
European Journal of Heart Failure

Molecular and structural transition mechanisms in long-term volume overload
European Journal of Heart Failure

Significance of myocardial tenascin-C expression in left ventricular remodelling and long-term outcome in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy
European Journal of Heart Failure

Is rate–pressure product of any use in the isolated rat heart? Assessing cardiac ‘effort’ and oxygen consumption in the Langendorff-perfused heart
Experimental Physiology

Long-Term Post-CABG Survival: Performance of Clinical Risk Models Versus Actuarial Predictions
Journal of Cardiac Surgery

Intimal Detachment of the Left Main Coronary Artery in a Marfan Patient with Acute Aortic Dissection: An Alternative Technique for Coronary Revascularization
Journal of Cardiac Surgery

Device Longevity in a Contemporary Cohort of ICD/CRT-D Patients Undergoing Device Replacement
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology

Acute Autonomic Engagement Assessed by Heart Rate Dynamics During Vagus Nerve Stimulation in Patients With Heart Failure in the ANTHEM-HF Trial
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology

Performance of Anatomically Designed Quadripolar Left Ventricular Leads: Results from the NAVIGATE X4 Clinical Trial

Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology

miRNAs Regulate hERG
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology

How to Implant a Leadless Pacemaker With a Tine-Based Fixation
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology

Comparison of Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation Between Asymptomatic and Symptomatic Persistent Atrial Fibrillation: A Propensity Score Matched Analysis
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology

Image Integration to Guide Catheter Ablation in Scar-Related Ventricular Tachycardia
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology

Real-World Multicenter Registry of Patients with Severe Coronary Artery Calcification Undergoing Orbital Atherectomy
Journal of Interventional Cardiology

Computational modelling of clot development in patient-specific cerebral aneurysm cases
Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis

Protection against ventricular fibrillation via cholinergic receptor stimulation and the generation of nitric oxide
The Journal of Physiology

Origins of the vagal drive controlling left ventricular contractility
The Journal of Physiology

Exercise training improves obesity-related lymphatic dysfunction
The Journal of Physiology

Age decreases mitochondrial motility and increases mitochondrial size in vascular smooth muscle
The Journal of Physiology

AMP-activated protein kinase inhibits Kv1.5 channel currents of pulmonary arterial myocytes in response to hypoxia and inhibition of mitochondrial oxidative phosphorylation
The Journal of Physiology

Calcium/calmodulin-dependent kinase II and nitric oxide synthase 1-dependent modulation of ryanodine receptors during ß-adrenergic stimulation is restricted to the dyadic cleft
The Journal of Physiology

The transition of smooth muscle cells from a contractile to a migratory, phagocytic phenotype: direct demonstration of phenotypic modulation
The Journal of Physiology

Computational cardiology and risk stratification for sudden cardiac death: one of the grand challenges for cardiology in the 21st century
The Journal of Physiology

Brainstem sources of cardiac vagal tone and respiratory sinus arrhythmia
The Journal of Physiology

Acetylcholine released by endothelial cells facilitates flow-mediated dilatation
The Journal of Physiology

Biphasic decay of the Ca transient results from increased sarcoplasmic reticulum Ca leak
The Journal of Physiology

Variations on fetal heart rate variability
The Journal of Physiology

Biphasic decay of the Ca transient results from increased sarcoplasmic reticulum Ca leak
The Journal of Physiology

Real-World Use of Prophylactic Antibiotics in Insertable Cardiac Monitor Procedures
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology

Rhythm Control and Its Relation to Symptoms during the First Two Years after Radiofrequency Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology

Performance of Atrial Fibrillation Detection in a New Single-Chamber ICD
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology

Right Ventricular Anatomy Can Accommodate Multiple Micra Transcatheter Pacemakers
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology

Improvement of Right Ventricular Hemodynamics with Left Ventricular Endocardial Pacing during Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology