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    August 2021
  1. WERNER GS, Lorenz S, Yaginuma K, Koch M, et al
    A prospective study on the incidence of contrast-associated acute kidney injury after recanalization of chronic total coronary occlusions with contemporary interventional techniques.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;337:38-43.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  2. BHATT DL, Kaski JC, Delaney S, Alasnag M, et al
    Results of an international crowdsourcing survey on the treatment of non-ST segment elevation ACS patients at high-bleeding risk undergoing percutaneous intervention.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;337:1-8.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. HEGGIE R, Briggs A, Stanley B, Good R, et al
    Stratified medicine using invasive coronary function testing in angina: A cost-effectiveness analysis of the British Heart Foundation CorMicA trial.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;337:44-51.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  4. PELLICCIA F, Pepine CJ, Berry C, Camici PG, et al
    The role of a comprehensive two-step diagnostic evaluation to unravel the pathophysiology of MINOCA: A review.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;336:1-7.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  5. KARACSONYI J, Alaswad K, Choi JW, Vemmou E, et al
    Laser for balloon uncrossable and undilatable chronic total occlusion interventions.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;336:33-37.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  6. DEIDDA M, Noto A, Cadeddu Dessalvi C, Andreini D, et al
    Metabolomic correlates of coronary atherosclerosis, cardiovascular risk, both or neither. Results of the 2 x 2 phenotypic CAPIRE study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;336:14-21.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  7. DING Q
    Comment on the article entitled "Iron deficiency for prognosis in acute coronary syndrome - A systematic review and meta-analysis".
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;336:32.
    PubMed    


  8. G TOTH G, Johnson NP, Wijns W, Toth B, et al
    Revascularization decisions in patients with chronic coronary syndromes: Results of the second International Survey on Interventional Strategy (ISIS-2).
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;336:38-44.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. GIANNINI F, Ponticelli F, Guarracini S, Tzanis G, et al
    Reply to: "The importance of evaluating coronary sinus blood flow during the coronary sinus reducer treatment".
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;336:46.
    PubMed    


    July 2021
  10. AIMO A, Panichella G, Barison A, Maffei S, et al
    Sex-related differences in ventricular remodeling after myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 24. pii: S0167-5273(21)01181.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. JACOBSEN MR, Engstrom T, Torp-Pedersen C, Gislason G, et al
    Clopidogrel, prasugrel, and ticagrelor for all-comers with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 23. pii: S0167-5273(21)01192.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. MONTONE RA, La Vecchia G
    Interplay between inflammation and microvascular obstruction in ST-elevation myocardial infarction: The importance of velocity.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 23. pii: S0167-5273(21)01186.
    PubMed    


  13. MONTALTO C, Kotronias RA, Marin F, Terentes-Printzios D, et al
    Pre-procedural ATI score (age-thrombus burden-index of microcirculatory resistance) predicts long-term clinical outcomes in patients with ST elevation myocardial infarction treated with primary percutaneous coronary intervention.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 23. pii: S0167-5273(21)01185.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  14. PEPE M, Frati G, Biondi-Zoccai G, Corcione N, et al
    Direct and indirect effects of COVID-19 on acute coronary syndromes: Can we pick the worst?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;335:19-20.
    PubMed    


  15. WANG H, Xia Y, Sun Z
    Dexmedetomidine: A potential therapy for myocardial ischemia/reperfusion injury.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;335:104.
    PubMed    


  16. OZLEK B, Ozlek E, Gokcek A
    Reply to the letter: "Kounis syndrome: Towards a new classification".
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;335:25.
    PubMed    


  17. MINANA G, Nunez J, Marcos-Garces V, Gavara J, et al
    Long-term prognostic implications of revascularization in patients with known or suspected chronic coronary syndromes without ischemia in vasodilator stress cardiovascular magnetic resonance.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;335:15-18.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. NG MY, Chan KYE, Chan CWS
    Cardiac magnetic resonance stress and rest perfusion with T1 mapping: Is it ready to assess for ischaemic heart disease?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;335:137-138.
    PubMed    


  19. SILVERIO A, Galasso G, De Luca G
    Consolidating the value of fondaparinux for current treatment of non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;335:21-23.
    PubMed    


  20. BENJAMINS JW, Yeung MW, Maaniitty T, Saraste A, et al
    Improving patient identification for advanced cardiac imaging through machine learning-integration of clinical and coronary CT angiography data.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;335:130-136.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  21. TARUYA A, Nakajima Y, Tanaka A, Kashiwagi M, et al
    Cancer-related vulnerable lesions in patients with stable coronary artery disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;335:1-6.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. SAMBOLA A, Soriano-Colome T
    Sex disparity in prognosis and costs of type 2 myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 14. pii: S0167-5273(21)01158.
    PubMed    


  23. RASHID FN, Clayton ZE, Ogawa M, Perdomo J, et al
    Platelet derived growth factor-A (Pdgf-a) gene transfer modulates scar composition and improves left ventricular function after myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 12. pii: S0167-5273(21)01166.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  24. ONG P, Sechtem U
    Diagnostic work-up of patients with myocardial infarction with unobstructed coronary arteries (MINOCA) - Practical considerations.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 12. pii: S0167-5273(21)01159.
    PubMed    


  25. SHAH P, Jimenez-Ruiz A, Gibson A, Vargas-Gonzalez JC, et al
    Association between acute myocardial infarction and death in 386 patients with a thrombus straddling a patent foramen ovale.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 7. pii: S0167-5273(21)01101.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  26. LODI RIZZINI M, Nagumo S, Gallo D, Sonck J, et al
    Mismatch between morphological and functional assessment of the length of coronary artery disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;334:1-9.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  27. XIONG B, Wang Y, Liu Y, Wu C, et al
    The circulating LncRNA SNHG15/miR-346 axis may be a potential biomarker of cardiomyocyte apoptosis during myocardial ischemia/reperfusion injury.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;334:30.
    PubMed    


  28. XU Y, Yu L, Shen C, Lu Z, et al
    Prevalence and disease features of myocardial ischemia with non-obstructive coronary arteries: Insights from a dynamic CT myocardial perfusion imaging study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;334:142-147.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. GROENLAND EH, Bots ML, Asselbergs FW, de Borst GJ, et al
    Apparent treatment resistant hypertension and the risk of recurrent cardiovascular events and mortality in patients with established vascular disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;334:135-141.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. DENG J
    Advanced research on the regulated necrosis mechanism in myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;334:97-101.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  31. VERDOIA M, Barbieri L, De Luca G
    Antiplatelet therapy in ACS elderly patients: Another piece of this intriguing puzzle.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;334:28-29.
    PubMed    


  32. XIE MY, Hou LJ
    Dexmedetomidine down-regulates lncRNA MALAT1 to attenuate myocardial ischemia reperfusion-induced injury by increasing miR-346.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;334:104.
    PubMed    


  33. SUADES R
    miRNA-346-3p/CaMKIId axis: In'DEX'ing a new pharmacological strategy for cardioprotection.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;334:102-103.
    PubMed    


  34. DOAN TT, Molossi S, Sachdeva S, Wilkinson JC, et al
    Dobutamine stress cardiac MRI is safe and feasible in pediatric patients with anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery (AAOCA).
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;334:42-48.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. CLAASSENS DMF, Gimbel ME, Bergmeijer TO, Vos GJA, et al
    Clopidogrel in noncarriers of CYP2C19 loss-of-function alleles versus ticagrelor in elderly patients with acute coronary syndrome: A pre-specified sub analysis from the POPular Genetics and POPular Age trials CYP2C19 alleles in elderly patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;334:10-17.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  36. KOMAKI S, Ishii M, Ikebe S, Kaichi R, et al
    Association between coronary artery calcium score and stent expansion in percutaneous coronary intervention.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;334:31-36.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  37. FLORIAN A
    Diastolic dysfunction in women with ischemia and non-obstructive coronary arteries (INOCA) - Could non-invasive imaging reveal the missing piece of the puzzle?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;334:21-23.
    PubMed    


  38. DAMMAN P, Elias-Smale SE
    How is angina related to coronary microvascular dysfunction? A tip of the veil lifted.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;334:26-27.
    PubMed    


    June 2021
  39. LI Y, Si S, Hou L, Yuan T, et al
    Causal effect of sex hormone-binding globulin and testosterone on coronary heart disease: A multivariable and network Mendelian randomization analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 25. pii: S0167-5273(21)01035.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. VERDOIA M, Brancati MF, Solda PL
    Commentary to: "Prognosis of spontaneous myocardial infarction and various definitions of periprocedural myocardial infarction in patients who underwent percutaneous coronary intervention".
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 19. pii: S0167-5273(21)00983.
    PubMed    


  41. HOLZKNECHT M, Tiller C, Reindl M, Lechner I, et al
    C-reactive protein velocity predicts microvascular pathology after acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 18. pii: S0167-5273(21)00982.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  42. KONST RE, Damman P, Pellegrini D, Hartzema-Meijer MJ, et al
    Vasomotor dysfunction in patients with angina and nonobstructive coronary artery disease is dominated by vasospasm.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;333:14-20.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. POLZIN A, Helten C, Dannenberg L, Muller T, et al
    Sphingosine-1-phosphate: A mediator of the ARB-MI paradox?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;333:40-42.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  44. DI SERAFINO L, Mangiacapra F, Pyxaras S, Morisco C, et al
    Relationship between peripheral arterial reactive hyperemia and the index of myocardial resistance in patients undergoing invasive coronary angiography.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;333:8-13.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  45. SUPPOGU N, Wei J, Quesada O, Shufelt C, et al
    Angina relates to coronary flow in women with ischemia and no obstructive coronary artery disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;333:35-39.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  46. STEINER J, Kerschl M, Erbay A, Abdelwahed YS, et al
    Impact of renal function on outcomes of patients with cardiac troponin elevation and non-obstructive coronary arteries.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;333:29-34.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  47. BUCKLEY JP, Mylotte D, McEvoy JW
    Platelets and poppies: Do morphine and fentanyl differ?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;333:43-44.
    PubMed    


  48. NISHI T, Yamashita R, Imura S, Tateishi K, et al
    Deep learning-based intravascular ultrasound segmentation for the assessment of coronary artery disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;333:55-59.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  49. HOSHINO M, Zhang J, Sugiyama T, Yang S, et al
    Prognostic value of pericoronary inflammation and unsupervised machine-learning-defined phenotypic clustering of CT angiographic findings.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;333:226-232.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  50. ANDREOTTI F, Crea F, Patti G, Shoulders CC, et al
    Family history in first degree relatives of patients with premature cardiovascular disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;333:215-218.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  51. YANG C, Yang J, Fan Z, Yang J, et al
    ECs-derived exosomes: A novel therapeutic target for myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;333:51.
    PubMed    


  52. AIMO A, Pelliccia F, Panichella G, Vergaro G, et al
    Indications of beta-adrenoceptor blockers in Takotsubo syndrome and theoretical reasons to prefer agents with vasodilating activity.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;333:45-50.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  53. SACHDEVA S, Desai R, Singh S, Kumar G, et al
    Work from home culture and acute cardiovascular events: A bidirectional conundrum yet to be resolved!
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;333:250.
    PubMed    


  54. LI J, Tong Y, Zhou Y, Han Z, et al
    LncRNA KCNQ1OT1 as a miR-26a-5p sponge regulates ATG12-mediated cardiomyocyte autophagy and aggravates myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 2. pii: S0167-5273(21)00910.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. D'ASCENZO F, De Filippo O, Borin A, Barbieri L, et al
    Impact of COVID-19 pandemic and infection on in hospital survival for patients presenting with acute coronary syndromes: A multicenter registry.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;332:227-234.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  56. VERWEIJ L, Jorstad HT, Minneboo M, Ter Riet G, et al
    The influence of partners on successful lifestyle modification in patients with coronary artery disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;332:195-201.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. AKSIT E, Altay S, Altun A
    The importance of evaluating coronary sinus blood flow during the coronary sinus reducer treatment.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;332:38.
    PubMed    


  58. SCIAGRA R, Di Paolantonio M, Rubino F, Arnone A, et al
    The STREAM trial: Great expectations for getting clearness in an opaque disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;332:140-141.
    PubMed    


  59. CHAO CJ, Shanbhag A, Chiang CC, Girardo ME, et al
    Baseline thrombocytopenia in acute coronary syndrome: The lower, the worse.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;332:1-7.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. XIE Z, Zhu J, Li W, Liu L, et al
    Relationship of epicardial fat volume with coronary plaque characteristics, coronary artery calcification score, coronary stenosis, and CT-FFR for lesion-specific ischemia in patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;332:8-14.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. SHYU KG, Wang BW, Lin CM
    Reply to the letter to the Editor "ECs-derived exosomes: A novel therapeutic target for myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury".
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;332:39.
    PubMed    


  62. TIAN B, Li T, Wang M
    MicroRNA-19a might be a new potential therapeutic target in the treatment of coronary artery disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;332:164.
    PubMed    


  63. TESCHE C, Ellis L, Brandt V
    Non-invasive plaque morphology-based FFR assessment: A new approach to predict ischemic coronary artery disease?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;332:223-224.
    PubMed    


  64. ALMENDRO-DELIA M, Izquierdo-Bajo A, Madrona-Jimenez L, Blanco-Ponce E, et al
    Fondaparinux versus enoxaparin in the contemporary management of non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes. Insights from a multicenter registry.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;332:29-34.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    May 2021
  65. ARISS RW, Elzanaty AM, Minhas AMK, Nazir S, et al
    Sex-based differences in clinical outcomes and resource utilization of type 2 myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 May 28. pii: S0167-5273(21)00900.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. JANSSENS GN, Lemkes JS, van der Hoeven NW, van Leeuwen MAH, et al
    Transient ST-elevation myocardial infarction versus persistent ST-elevation myocardial infarction. An appraisal of patient characteristics and functional outcome.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 May 15. pii: S0167-5273(21)00830.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  67. OTTOSSON F, Emami Khoonsari P, Gerl MJ, Simons K, et al
    A plasma lipid signature predicts incident coronary artery disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:249-254.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. SAMUEL TJ, Wei J, Sharif B, Tamarappoo BK, et al
    Diastolic dysfunction in women with ischemia and no obstructive coronary artery disease: Mechanistic insight from magnetic resonance imaging.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:1-7.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. ALMUKDAD S, Elewa H, Arafa S, Al-Badriyeh D, et al
    Short- and long-term cost-effectiveness analysis of CYP2C19 genotype-guided therapy, universal clopidogrel, versus universal ticagrelor in post-percutaneous coronary intervention patients in Qatar.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:27-34.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  70. SEITZ A, Ong P
    Coexisting microvascular dysfunction in patients with diffuse epicardial coronary spasm: A novel piece of the coronary vasomotor disorder puzzle.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:12-13.
    PubMed    


  71. SCHULZ S, Reichert S, Grollmitz J, Friebe L, et al
    The role of Saccharibacteria (TM7) in the subginival microbiome as a predictor for secondary cardiovascular events.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:255-261.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  72. FABRIS E, Bhatt DL
    Variation in treatment strategy for NSTEMI: A complex phenomenon.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:14-16.
    PubMed    


  73. VARGA-SZEMES A, Schoepf UJ, Maurovich-Horvat P, Wang R, et al
    Coronary plaque assessment of Vasodilative capacity by CT angiography effectively estimates fractional flow reserve.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:307-315.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  74. HAITJEMA S, Hoefer IE
    Towards affordable diagnostics and risk management in cardiology: As simple as counting cells?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:206-207.
    PubMed    


  75. ECCLESTON D
    Anti-thrombotic therapy for medically managed patients after non-ST segment elevation acute coronary syndromes: Balancing the scales of ischaemic and bleeding risk.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:10-11.
    PubMed    


  76. VERDOIA M, De Luca G
    Comments on "Sex differences in distribution, management and outcomes of combined ischemic bleeding risk following acute coronary syndrome".
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:8-9.
    PubMed    


  77. XIE H, Mao Y, Wang M
    Tackling PTEN induced putative kinase 1 in angiotensin II-induced myocardial injury.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:211.
    PubMed    


  78. REINDL M, Reinstadler SJ
    E-wave propagation index (EPI) - A promising echocardiographic marker to improve left ventricular thrombus detection after STEMI?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:331-332.
    PubMed    


  79. BETTINK S, Lochel M, Peters D, Haider W, et al
    Efficacy and safety of a magnesium stearate paclitaxel coated balloon catheter in the porcine coronary model.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:46-56.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  80. MARTINSSON A, Nielsen SJ, Bjorklund E, Pivodic A, et al
    Renin-angiotensin system inhibition and outcome after coronary artery bypass grafting: A population-based study from the SWEDEHEART registry.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:40-45.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  81. XU A, Wang Y, Xiong B, Liu Y, et al
    LncRNA XIST may exert a profibrotic role via sponging miR-133a through SOCS2-activated autophagy in myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 May 6. pii: S0167-5273(21)00822.
    PubMed    


  82. ULANDER L, Tolppanen H, Hartman O, Rissanen TT, et al
    Hydroxychloroquine reduces interleukin-6 levels after myocardial infarction: The randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled OXI pilot trial.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 May 4. pii: S0167-5273(21)00805.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  83. MIRO O, Llorens P, Jimenez S, Pinera P, et al
    Frequency of five cardiovascular/hemostatic entities as primary manifestations of SARS-CoV-2 infection: Results of the UMC-19-S2.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;330:268-272.
    PubMed    


  84. SANTOS-PARDO I, Lagerqvist B, Ritsinger V, Witt N, et al
    Risk of stent failure in patients with diabetes treated with glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists and dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors: A nationwide observational study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;330:23-29.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. SENGUTTUVAN NB, Suman F, Paneerselvam T, Malepati B, et al
    Comparison of the effect of Morphine and Fentanyl in patients with acute coronary syndrome receiving Ticagrelor - The COMET (Comparison Morphine, Fentayl and Ticagrelor) randomized controlled trial.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;330:1-6.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  86. ASLANGER EK, Meyers HP, Bracey A, Smith SW, et al
    The STEMI/NonSTEMI Dichotomy needs to be replaced by Occlusion MI vs. Non-Occlusion MI.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;330:15.
    PubMed    


  87. DEMIR OM, Schrieken C, Curio J, Rahman H, et al
    Behavioural determinants impacting the adoption rate of coronary physiology.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;330:12-14.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. SCHERRENBERG M, Janssen J, Lauwers A, Schreurs I, et al
    Is there an optimal dose of cardiac rehabilitation in coronary artery disease patients?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;330:7-11.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  89. FUNAYAMA N, Kayanuma K, Sunaga D, Yamamoto T, et al
    Serial assessment of de novo coronary lesions after drug-coated balloon treatment analyzed by intravascular ultrasound: A comparison between acute coronary syndrome and stable angina pectoris.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;330:35-40.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    April 2021
  90. IGLESIAS JF, Muller O, Losdat S, Roffi M, et al
    Multivessel percutaneous coronary intervention with thin-strut biodegradable versus durable polymer drug-eluting stents in ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction: A subgroup analysis of the BIOSTEMI randomized trial.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Apr 19. pii: S0167-5273(21)00670.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  91. VERSACI F, Gaspardone A, Danesi A, Ferranti F, et al
    Interplay between COVID-19, pollution, and weather features on changes in the incidence of acute coronary syndromes in early 2020.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;329:251-259.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  92. HARTFORD M, Herlitz H, Perers E, Karlsson T, et al
    Plasma renin activity has a complex prognostic role in patients with acute coronary syndromes.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;329:198-204.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  93. PARCO C, Brockmeyer M, Kosejian L, Quade J, et al
    Modern NCDR and ACTION risk models outperform the GRACE model for prediction of in-hospital mortality in acute coronary syndrome in a German cohort.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;329:28-35.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. DEKKER M, Waissi F, Bank IEM, Isgum I, et al
    The prognostic value of automated coronary calcium derived by a deep learning approach on non-ECG gated CT images from (82)Rb-PET/CT myocardial perfusion imaging.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;329:9-15.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  95. PENG Y
    Reply to renal insufficiency and outcomes in patients with acute coronary syndrome.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;329:49.
    PubMed    


  96. SAMBOLA A, Soriano-Colome T
    A sex paradox in clinical outcomes following complex percutaneous intervention. Treatment bias, biology or both?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;329:77-78.
    PubMed    


  97. MOHAMED MO, Rashid M, Timmis A, Clarke S, et al
    Sex differences in distribution, management and outcomes of combined ischemic-bleeding risk following acute coronary syndrome.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;329:16-22.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  98. LEE J, Park DW
    Revascularization or medical therapy for stable coronary artery disease: To do or not to do, that is the question.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;329:46-47.
    PubMed    


  99. CAI Q, Gao ML, Huang LS, Chen HS, et al
    MALAT1/miRNA-203/Wnt5a: A potential mechanism for regulating coronary artery disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;329:48.
    PubMed    


  100. NICOLAS J, Claessen BE, Cao D, Chiarito M, et al
    A sex paradox in clinical outcomes following complex percutaneous coronary intervention.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;329:67-73.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  101. FEDOROWSKI A, Erlinge D
    How much is good enough? Insights from myocardial infarction incidence during COVID-19 pandemic.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Apr 12. pii: S0167-5273(21)00656.
    PubMed    


  102. HUANG SF, Ye WC
    LncRNA MALAT1 facilitated the progression of myocardial infarction by sponging miR-26b.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Apr 10. pii: S0167-5273(21)00652.
    PubMed    


  103. HOCHHOLZER W, Valina CM
    Antiplatelet therapy for STEMI: Hit it hard and early?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;328:61-62.
    PubMed    


  104. HUANG S, Zeng Z, Sun Y, Cai Y, et al
    Association study of hsa_circ_0001946, hsa-miR-7-5p and PARP1 in coronary atherosclerotic heart disease.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;328:1-7.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  105. REINHOLD J, Papadopoulou C, Baral R, Vassiliou VS, et al
    Iron deficiency for prognosis in acute coronary syndrome - A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;328:46-54.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  106. YOUSIF N, Niederseer D, Davies A, El Issa M, et al
    Impact of malignancy on clinical outcomes in patients with acute coronary syndromes.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;328:8-13.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  107. AHMAD A, Corban MT, Lerman A
    Contrast fractional flow reserve vs adenosine fractional flow reserve: The impact of discordant results.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;328:59-60.
    PubMed    


  108. ORBAN M, Ulrich S, Dischl D, von Samson-Himmelstjerna P, et al
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    January 2018
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    December 2017
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  940. CREMER PC
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    Gender disparities in acute coronary syndromes - The way things stand in the sub-Himalayan state of Himachal Pradesh in Northern India.
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    November 2017
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    Takayasu arteritis in young women with acute ischemic heart disease: Time to shift from anecdote to clinical practice?
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  952. ROSANO GMC, Kaski JC
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  986. ZHANG M, Li J
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    July 2017
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  1008. CHANG KW, Arbit B, Hsu JC
    Antithrombotic regimens in patients with atrial fibrillation and coronary artery disease after percutaneous coronary intervention: A focused review.
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  1045. JIANG Y, Liu P, Cao Y
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    February 2017
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    PubMed    


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    Dysregulated fatty acid metabolism in coronary ectasia: An extended lipidomic analysis.
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  1121. XUE J, Li J, Wang H, Sheng L, et al
    "Seesaw balloon-wire cutting" technique is superior to Tornus catheter in balloon uncrossable chronic total occlusions.
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    Association of CXCR4 expression with coronary collateralization in patients with chronic total coronary occlusion: A nested case-control study.
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    Progenitor cells from atria, ventricle and peripheral blood of the same patients exhibit functional differences associated with cardiac repair.
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    Percutaneous coronary intervention and recurrent hospitalizations in elderly patients with non ST-segment acute coronary syndrome: The role of frailty.
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    Association of increased serum CTRP5 levels with in-stent restenosis after coronary drug-eluting stent implantation: CTRP5 promoting inflammation, migration and proliferation in vascular smooth muscle cells.
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    Early initiation of eicosapentaenoic acid and statin treatment is associated with better clinical outcomes than statin alone in patients with acute coronary syndromes: 1-year outcomes of a randomized controlled study.
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    January 2017
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    The conical stent in coronary artery improves hemodynamics compared with the traditional cylindrical stent.
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    Among patients with left bundle branch block, T-wave peak to T-wave end time is prolonged in the presence of acute coronary occlusion.
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    The E23K variant of the Kir6.2 subunit of the ATP-sensitive potassium channel increases susceptibility to ventricular arrhythmia in response to ischemia in rats.
    Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jan 4. pii: S0167-5273(17)30041.
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    December 2016
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    November 2016
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    September 2016
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    August 2016
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