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    July 2021
  1. ABBOUD A, Gaggin HK
    Heart failure and frailty: Expanding the gender paradox.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 24. pii: S0167-5273(21)01190.
    PubMed    


  2. NJI MAM, Solomon SD, Chen LY, Shah AM, et al
    Association of heart failure subtypes and atrial fibrillation: Data from the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jul 8. pii: S0167-5273(21)01100.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. VALERIANOVA A, Malik J, Janeckova J, Kovarova L, et al
    Reduction of arteriovenous access blood flow leads to biventricular unloading in haemodialysis patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;334:148-153.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    June 2021
  4. DE LA ESPRIELLA R, Minana G, Santas E, Nunez G, et al
    Effects of empagliflozin on CA125 trajectory in patients with chronic congestive heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 30. pii: S0167-5273(21)01084.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  5. ISHIWATA S, Matsue Y, Nakamura Y, Dotare T, et al
    Clinical and prognostic values of urinary alpha1-microglobulin as a tubular marker in acute heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 26. pii: S0167-5273(21)01079.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  6. DURAN A, daSilva-deAbreu A, Joury A, Ventura HO, et al
    FGF23 predicts outcomes in heart failure but questions remain unanswered.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 19. pii: S0167-5273(21)01034.
    PubMed    


  7. ILONZE OJ, Guglin M
    Vericiguat, organic nitrates, and heart failure in African Americans.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 19. pii: S0167-5273(21)01031.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. DOLDI PM, Buech J, Orban M, Samson-Himmelstjerna P, et al
    Transcatheter mitral valve repair may increase eligibility for heart transplant listing in patients with end-stage heart failure and severe secondary mitral regurgitation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 19. pii: S0167-5273(21)01029.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. KEULARDS DCJ, Bouwmeester S, de Vos AMJ, Dekker LRC, et al
    High microvascular resistance and reduced left atrial strain in patients with coronary microvascular dysfunction: The micro-strain study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;333:21-28.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  10. DASILVA-DEABREU A, Lavie CJ, Mehra MR
    Bridging the palliative care chasm in advanced heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 15. pii: S0167-5273(21)00969.
    PubMed    


  11. WANG M, Luo B
    Levosimendan is safe to patients with advanced heart failure and hypotension.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 9. pii: S0167-5273(21)00914.
    PubMed    


  12. EMOTO T, Hayashi T, Tabata T, Yamashita T, et al
    Metagenomic analysis of gut microbiota reveals its role in trimethylamine metabolism in heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 5. pii: S0167-5273(21)00962.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  13. LIU L, Lima JAC, Post WS, Szklo M, et al
    Associations of time-varying obesity and metabolic syndrome with risk of incident heart failure and its subtypes: Findings from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jun 2. pii: S0167-5273(21)00908.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  14. POTRATZ M, Fox H, Rudolph V, Faber L, et al
    Respiratory dyssynchrony is a predictor of prognosis in patients with hypertrophic non-obstructive cardiomyopathy.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;332:105-112.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    May 2021
  15. AIMO A
    Longitudinal changes in cardiac biomarkers and outcome in heart failure: Sex-related differences.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 May 18. pii: S0167-5273(21)00839.
    PubMed    


  16. VERGARO G, Aimo A, Taurino E, Del Franco A, et al
    Discharge FGF23 levels predicts one year outcome in patients admitted with acute heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 May 18. pii: S0167-5273(21)00840.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  17. 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


  18. GALLI E, Smiseth OA MD, PhD, Aalen JM, Larsen CK, et al
    Prognostic utility of the assessment of diastolic function in patients undergoing cardiac resynchronization therapy.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:144-151.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. MACGOWAN GA, Woods A, Robinson-Smith N, Tovey S, et al
    Using existing technology better: Improving outcomes with the HeartWare left ventricular assist device.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;331:35-39.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. SHARIATI F, Baldawi H, Bob-Manuel T
    Editorial: Premature death from heart failure among Aboriginal peoples in the Hunter New England region of new South Wales.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 May 14. pii: S0167-5273(21)00838.
    PubMed    


  21. KAMIYA K, Adachi T, Iwatsu K, Kamisaka K, et al
    Association between a pre-admission limitation in walking ability and post-discharge adverse outcomes among hospitalized patients with heart failure: Report from a multicenter prospective cohort study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 May 12. pii: S0167-5273(21)00832.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. SACCO A, Morici N, Villanova L, Viola G, et al
    Withdrawal of active treatments in terminally ill heart failure patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 May 5. pii: S0167-5273(21)00815.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. KLEIN HU
    Cardiac resynchronization therapy with- or without defibrillator. Estimating the risk of arrhythmic death or assessing the likelihood of non-arrhythmic mortality?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;330:82-83.
    PubMed    


    April 2021
  24. SCHREUDER MM, Schuurman A, Akkerhuis KM, Constantinescu AA, et al
    Sex-specific temporal evolution of circulating biomarkers in patients with chronic heart failure with reduced ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Apr 30. pii: S0167-5273(21)00804.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. GORI M, Claggett B, Senni M, Shah AM, et al
    Combining diastolic dysfunction and natriuretic peptides to risk stratify patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Apr 19. pii: S0167-5273(21)00664.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  26. AIMO A, Manetti S, Emdin M
    How much is it to mend a broken heart? Results from the US Nationwide Readmission Database.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;329:150-151.
    PubMed    


  27. MCGEE M, Sugito S, Al-Omary MS, Hartnett D, et al
    Heart failure outcomes in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the Hunter New England region of New South Wales.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Apr 8. pii: S0167-5273(21)00637.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. LI X, Zhang Q, Zhu L, Wang G, et al
    Effects of SGLT2 inhibitors on cardiovascular, renal, and major safety outcomes in heart failure: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Apr 7. pii: S0167-5273(21)00636.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. CAO M, Stolen CM, Ahmed R, Schloss EJ, et al
    Small decreases in biventricular pacing percentages are associated with multiple metrics of worsening heart failure as measured from a cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Apr 1. pii: S0167-5273(21)00632.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. QAMRUDDIN S, Ventura HO
    Serial echocardiographic parameters to evaluate prognosis in patients with HFrEF - is it worth the second test?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;328:141-142.
    PubMed    


  31. 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


  32. COHEN ARAZI H, Chirino D, Costabel JP, Pulmari CA, et al
    Leuko-platelet index predicts thrombotic events in patients with acute coronary syndrome.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;328:29-34.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    March 2021
  33. JACKSON AO, Rahman GA, Long S
    Attenuating senescence and dead cells accumulation as heart failure therapy: Break the communication networks.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 29. pii: S0167-5273(21)00565.
    PubMed    


  34. SURKOVA E, Dimopoulos K, Li W
    Reply to: "Systolic dysfunction of the subpulmonary left ventricle in the systemic right ventricle: late manifestation or subclinical predictor of heart failure?"
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 27. pii: S0167-5273(21)00621.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. LAINSCAK M, Omersa D, Rosano G, Farkas J, et al
    Pharmacotherapy adherence in patients with heart failure: Easier said than done.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 27. pii: S0167-5273(21)00555.
    PubMed    


  36. LI Y, Li L, Wang C
    Insulin-like growth factor binding protein 2 might be a novel therapeutic target in the treatment of heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 19. pii: S0167-5273(21)00549.
    PubMed    


  37. COHEN S, Liu A, Abrahamowicz M, Brophy JM, et al
    Reply to "Risk prediction models for heart failure admissions in adults with congenital heart disease: Methodological issues".
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 19. pii: S0167-5273(21)00482.
    PubMed    


  38. TANG L, Liu J, Zheng J
    Targeting mitochondrial calcium uniporter in heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 16. pii: S0167-5273(21)00485.
    PubMed    


  39. AL-WAKEEL-MARQUARD N, Seidel F, Herbst C, Kuhnisch J, et al
    Diffuse myocardial fibrosis by T1 mapping is associated with heart failure in pediatric primary dilated cardiomyopathy.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 15. pii: S0167-5273(21)00480.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. GHIO S, Carluccio E, Scardovi AB, Dini FL, et al
    Prognostic relevance of Doppler echocardiographic re-assessment in HFrEF patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;327:111-116.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  41. KOCHAV SM, Raita Y, Fifer MA, Takayama H, et al
    Predicting the development of adverse cardiac events in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy using machine learning.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;327:117-124.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  42. CARLUCCIO E, Pugliese NR, Biagioli P, Zuchi C, et al
    Global longitudinal strain in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: Prognostic relevance across disease severity as assessed by automated cluster analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 10. pii: S0167-5273(21)00383.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. HIGUCHI S, Shibata S, Hasegawa H, Matsuda T, et al
    Reply to the letter to the editor: "Clinical impact of red blood cell transfusion on adverse clinical events in acute heart failure patients with anemia".
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 4. pii: S0167-5273(21)00458.
    PubMed    


  44. STIENEN S, Ferreira JP, Bar C, Thum T, et al
    Serum microRNAs and antifibrotic response to eplerenone in acute myocardial infarction complicated by systolic dysfunction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 4. pii: S0167-5273(21)00399.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  45. BARISON A, Aimo A, Emdin M
    Cocaine and methamphetamine use and hospitalization for acute heart failure: Epidemiological evidence from a nationwide dataset.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 3. pii: S0167-5273(21)00387.
    PubMed    


  46. OLSEN FJ, Biering-Sorensen T
    Right atrial strain: Tapping into a new reservoir of hemodynamic information.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;326:226-228.
    PubMed    


  47. YEUNG DF, Jiang R, Behnami D, Jue J, et al
    Impact of the updated diastolic function guidelines in the real world.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;326:124-130.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  48. SAVIRA F, Kompa AR, Edgley AJ, Jucker BM, et al
    RE: Blockade of apoptosis signal-regulating kinase 1 ameliorates cardiac dysfunction in cardiorenal syndrome via enhancing angiogenesis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;326:156.
    PubMed    


    February 2021
  49. DAVIS MR, Lee CS, Corcoran A, Gupta N, et al
    Gender differences in the prevalence of frailty in heart failure: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 28. pii: S0167-5273(21)00371.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  50. NITTA G, Inaba O, Kato S, Kono T, et al
    Catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation in patients with congestive heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 26. pii: S0167-5273(21)00369.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  51. PAOLILLO S, Salvioni E, Perrone Filardi P, Bonomi A, et al
    Corrigendum to "Long-term prognostic role of diabetes mellitus and glycemic control in heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction: Insights from the MECKI Score database" [Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 15; 317: 103-110. PMID: 32360652].
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 25. pii: S0167-5273(21)00354.
    PubMed    


  52. VAN DEN EYNDE J, Santens B, Van De Bruaene A, Budts W, et al
    Systolic dysfunction of the subpulmonary left ventricle in the systemic right ventricle: Late manifestation or subclinical predictor of heart failure?
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 25. pii: S0167-5273(21)00368.
    PubMed    


  53. RAJDEV K, Lahan S, Wichman T
    Role of pulmonary arterial capacitance in predicting mortality in patients with pulmonary hypertension: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 20. pii: S0167-5273(21)00296.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  54. ELBADAWI A, Dang A, Elgendy IY, Thakker R, et al
    Age-specific trends and outcomes of hospitalizations with acute heart failure in the United States.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 17. pii: S0167-5273(21)00284.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. HSIAO FC, Lin CP, Tung YC, Chang PC, et al
    Combining sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitors and angiotensin receptor-neprilysin inhibitors in heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction and diabetes mellitus: A multi-institutional study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 12. pii: S0167-5273(21)00288.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  56. SCALVINI S, Bernocchi P, Villa S, Paganoni AM, et al
    Treatment prescription, adherence, and persistence after the first hospitalization for heart failure: A population-based retrospective study on 100,785 patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 11. pii: S0167-5273(21)00267.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. PASSINO C, Sciarrone P, Vergaro G, Borrelli C, et al
    Sacubitril-valsartan treatment is associated with decrease in central apneas in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 10. pii: S0167-5273(21)00263.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  58. WANG X, Li X
    Clinical impact of red blood cell transfusion on adverse clinical events in acute heart failure patients with anemia.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 10. pii: S0167-5273(21)00269.
    PubMed    


  59. SAKANE K, Kanzaki Y, Hoshiga M
    Reply to "Clinical Significance of B-type Natriuretic Peptide in Patient with Acute Decompensated Heart Failure".
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 10. pii: S0167-5273(21)00272.
    PubMed    


  60. LEGENDRE A, Moatemri F, Kovalska O, Balice-Pasquinelli M, et al
    Responses to exercise training in patients with heart failure. Analysis by oxygen transport steps.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 8. pii: S0167-5273(21)00255.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. PROUDFOOT C, Studer R, Rajput T, Jindal R, et al
    Real-world effectiveness and safety of sacubitril/valsartan in heart failure: A systematic review.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 2. pii: S0167-5273(21)00143.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  62. VERONESE G, Ammirati E, Chen C, Klingel K, et al
    Management perspectives from the 2019 Wuhan international workshop on fulminant myocarditis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;324:131-138.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2021
  63. SHETTY S, Malik AH, Ali A, Yang YC, et al
    Characteristics, trends, outcomes, and costs of stimulant-related acute heart failure hospitalizations in the United States.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 31. pii: S0167-5273(21)00142.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  64. NOURAEI H, Rabkin SW
    A new approach to the clinical subclassification of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 30. pii: S0167-5273(21)00134.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  65. THEUNS DAMJ, Schaer BA, Caliskan K, Hoeks SE, et al
    Application of the heart failure meta-score to predict prognosis in patients with cardiac resynchronization defibrillators.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 28. pii: S0167-5273(21)00091.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. SABOUR S, Ghajari H
    Risk prediction models for heart failure admissions in adults with congenital heart disease: Methodological issues.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 25. pii: S0167-5273(21)00083.
    PubMed    


  67. CAMELI M, Pastore MC, Mandoli GE
    Left atrial strain: A key element for the evaluation of patients with HFpEF.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;323:197-198.
    PubMed    


  68. SAVIRA F, Edgley AJ, Jucker BM, Willette RN, et al
    RE: Inhibition of apoptosis signal-regulating kinase 1 might be a novel therapeutic target in the treatment of cardiorenal syndrome.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;323:260.
    PubMed    


  69. WEI WY, Lian ZX, Ji Y, Zhang N, et al
    Blockade of apoptosis signal-regulating kinase 1 ameliorates cardiac dysfunction in cardiorenal syndrome via enhancing angiogenesis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;323:205.
    PubMed    


  70. DANI SS, Ganatra S, Vaduganathan M
    Angioedema with sacubitril/valsartan: Trial-level meta-analysis of over 14,000 patients and real-world evidence to date.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;323:188-191.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  71. IZUMIDA T, Imamura T
    Clinical significance of B-type natriuretic peptide in patient with acute decompensated heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 4. pii: S0167-5273(20)34326.
    PubMed    


  72. GALLO-BERNAL S, Calixto CA, Molano-Gonzalez N, Moreno MPD, et al
    Impact of a pharmacist-based multidimensional intervention aimed at decreasing the risk of hyperkalemia in heart failure patients: A Latin-American experience.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 4. pii: S0167-5273(20)34329.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  73. KUMAR V, Ryu AJ, Manduca A, Rao C, et al
    Cardiac MRI demonstrates compressibility in healthy myocardium but not in myocardium with reduced ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;322:278-283.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  74. RYU AJ, Kumar V, Borlaug BA, Manduca A, et al
    Systolic-to-diastolic myocardial volume ratio as a novel imaging marker of cardiomyopathy.
    Int J Cardiol. 2021;322:272-277.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    December 2020
  75. KAWADA T
    Risk of heart failure and prognosis in patients with atrial fibrillation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 31. pii: S0167-5273(20)34316.
    PubMed    


  76. IMAMURA T
    Therapeutic strategy for the patients with Takayasu arteritis and heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 31. pii: S0167-5273(20)34318.
    PubMed    


  77. MAGGIONI AP
    How to appropriately update practicing clinicians on innovations in heart failure therapy waiting for the new version of the guidelines?
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 24. pii: S0167-5273(20)34290.
    PubMed    


  78. PESTELLI G, Fiorencis A, Trevisan F, Luisi GA, et al
    New measures of right ventricle-pulmonary artery coupling in heart failure: An all-cause mortality echocardiographic study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 22. pii: S0167-5273(20)34305.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. AGARWAL A, Mohanan PP, Kondal D, Baldridge A, et al
    Effect of a quality improvement intervention for acute heart failure in South India: An interrupted time series study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 21. pii: S0167-5273(20)34296.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  80. GAU SY
    Confusing heart failure ischemic etiology prevalence trend and the definition of composite events.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 14. pii: S0167-5273(20)34276.
    PubMed    


  81. KWOK CS, Abramov D, Parwani P, Ghosh RK, et al
    Cost of inpatient heart failure care and 30-day readmissions in the United States.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 12. pii: S0167-5273(20)34268.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  82. TAKAHAMA H, Izumi C
    Palliative care for patients with advanced heart failure: When is the optimal timing of advanced care planning?
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 7. pii: S0167-5273(20)34251.
    PubMed    


  83. VOLPE M, Bauersachs J, Bayes-Genis A, Butler J, et al
    Sacubitril/valsartan for the management of heart failure: A perspective viewpoint on current evidence.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 7. pii: S0167-5273(20)34242.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  84. SAKANE K, Kanzaki Y, Tsuda K, Maeda D, et al
    Disproportionately low BNP levels in patients of acute heart failure with preserved vs. reduced ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 3. pii: S0167-5273(20)34235.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. CHIONCEL O, Ambrosy AP
    Improving adherence to guideline-directed medical therapies and outcomes in the developing world: A call to end global inequities in heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 2. pii: S0167-5273(20)34230.
    PubMed    


  86. PAN J, Wang L, Sun Y
    Inhibition of apoptosis signal-regulating kinase 1 might be a novel therapeutic target in the treatment of cardiorenal syndrome.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;320:139.
    PubMed    


    November 2020
  87. FERNANDEZ-MARTINEZ J, Romero-Correa M, Salamanca-Bautista P, Aramburu-Bodas O, et al
    Prevalence of advanced heart failure and use of palliative care in admitted patients: Findings from the EPICTER study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Nov 7. pii: S0167-5273(20)34076.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. IZUMIDA T, Imamura T
    The optimal transferrin saturation level in patients with heart failure and anemia.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;318:103.
    PubMed    


  89. WANG Y, Tse G, Roever L, Liu T, et al
    Sacubitril/valsartan in the treatment of cancer therapy-related cardiac dysfunction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;318:130.
    PubMed    


    October 2020
  90. SCHWARTZ B, Schou M, Gislason GH, Kober L, et al
    Prevalence and incidence of various cancer subtypes in patients with heart failure vs matched controls.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 31. pii: S0167-5273(20)34065.
    PubMed    


  91. PUGLIESE NR, Rosada J, Masi S
    Train the brain to preserve the heart: the link between education and heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 30. pii: S0167-5273(20)34057.
    PubMed    


  92. RAVAL AN, Johnston PV, Duckers HJ, Cook TD, et al
    Point of care, bone marrow mononuclear cell therapy in ischemic heart failure patients personalized for cell potency: 12-month feasibility results from CardiAMP heart failure roll-in cohort.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 19. pii: S0167-5273(20)33996.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  93. ZHANG Y, Fan P, Zhang H, Ma W, et al
    Clinical characteristics and outcomes of chronic heart failure in adult Takayasu arteritis: A cohort study of 163 patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 18. pii: S0167-5273(20)33984.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. HARIKRISHNAN S, Jeemon P, Ganapathi S, Agarwal A, et al
    Five-year mortality and readmission rates in patients with heart failure in India: Results from the Trivandrum heart failure registry.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 10. pii: S0167-5273(20)33921.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  95. LEE SY, Kim HL, Kim MA, Park JJ, et al
    Obesity paradox in Korean male and female patients with heart failure: A report from the Korean heart failure registry.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 9. pii: S0167-5273(20)33922.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  96. SHARMA K, Premchand RK, Mittal S, Monteiro R, et al
    Long-term follow-up of patients with heart failure and reduced ejection receiving autonomic regulation therapy in the ANTHEM-HF pilot study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 7. pii: S0167-5273(20)33902.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  97. PANA TA, Mohamed MO, Clark AB, Fahy E, et al
    Revascularisation therapies improve the outcomes of ischemic stroke patients with atrial fibrillation and heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 3. pii: S0167-5273(20)33906.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  98. LIAO LZ, Zhuang XD, Zhang SZ, Liao XX, et al
    Education and heart failure: New insights from the atherosclerosis risk in communities study and mendelian randomization study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Oct 2. pii: S0167-5273(20)33898.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  99. ZHONG P, Yuan M, Kong B, Huang H, et al
    ASK-1, a new target in treating cardiorenal syndrome (CRS).
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;316:208.
    PubMed    


  100. SAVIRA F, Kompa AR, Edgley AJ, Jucker BM, et al
    RE: ASK1, a new target in treating cardiorenal syndrome (CRS).
    Int J Cardiol. 2020;316:207.
    PubMed    


    September 2020
  101. SHIBATA N, Kondo T, Kazama S, Kimura Y, et al
    Impact of predictive value of Fibrosis-4 index in patients hospitalized for acute heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2020 Sep 29. pii: S0167-5273(20)33837.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  102. SURKOVA E, Segura T, Dimopouosl K, Bispo D, et al
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    December 2017
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    September 2017
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    July 2017
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    June 2017
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    May 2017
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    April 2017
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    March 2017
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    Statins attenuate but do not eliminate the reverse epidemiology of total serum cholesterol in patients with non-ischemic chronic heart failure.
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    December 2016
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    PubMed    


  662. KORATALA A, Jain A, Kazory A
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    PubMed    


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  664. PEARSON MJ, Smart NA
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  668. KATAOKA H
    Vascular expansion during worsening of heart failure: Effects on clinical features and its determinants.
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  669. LIN YH, Kuo CC, Wu KK
    Reply to letter: "5-Methoxytryptophan: A promising early marker for predicting post-myocardial infarction heart failure".
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    PubMed    


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  672. LIN TY, Chen CY, Huang YB
    Evaluating the effectiveness of different beta-adrenoceptor blockers in heart failure patients.
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    Prognostic value of malnutrition assessed by Controlling Nutritional Status score for long-term mortality in patients with acute heart failure.
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    Dipstick proteinuria is a prognostic indicator of short-term mortality in patients with heart failure.
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  681. OMAR HR, Guglin M
    Acute systolic heart failure with normal admission BNP: clinical features and outcomes.
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  683. HONDA S, Nagai T, Anzai T
    Reply to "delirium in heart failure".
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Dec 6. pii: S0167-5273(16)34253.
    PubMed    


    November 2016
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  685. AREVALO-LORIDO JC, Carretero-Gomez J, Manzano-Espinosa L
    Reply to the Letter to Editor "Hyposmolarity may be also associated with worse outcomes in patients with heart failure".
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Nov 17. pii: S0167-5273(16)33930.
    PubMed    


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  687. SHEN Y, Du K
    Hyposmolarity may be also associated with worse outcomes in patients with heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Nov 12. pii: S0167-5273(16)32987.
    PubMed    


  688. OMAR HR, Guglin M
    Mitral annulus diameter is the main echocardiographic correlate of S3 gallop in acute heart failure.
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    PubMed    


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    A prospective study on the impact of heart rate control achieved with metoprolol on cardiac performance, motor function and quality of life in Chinese chronic heart failure patients.
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    The low dose (7.5mg/day) pioglitazone is beneficial to the improvement in metabolic parameters without weight gain and an increase of risk for heart failure.
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    PubMed    


  695. ZHENG YR, Ye LF, Cen XJ, Lin JY, et al
    Low NT-proBNP levels: An early sign for the diagnosis of ischemic heart failure.
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    Comparison of two commonly used clinical cognitive screening tests to diagnose mild cognitive impairment in heart failure with the golden standard European Consortium Criteria.
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  698. GOGGINS WB, Chan EY
    A study of the short-term associations between hospital admissions and mortality from heart failure and meteorological variables in Hong Kong: Weather and heart failure in Hong Kong.
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  699. AGRA RM, Varela-Roman A, Gonzalez-Ferreiro R, Vinuela JE, et al
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    Clinical characteristics and outcomes of Yemeni patients with acute heart failure aged 50years or younger: Data from Gulf Acute Heart Failure Registry (Gulf CARE).
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    The impact of digoxin on mortality in patients with chronic systolic heart failure: A propensity-matched cohort study.
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  702. OTAKI Y, Watanabe T, Kinoshita D, Yokoyama M, et al
    Association of plasma xanthine oxidoreductase activity with severity and clinical outcome in patients with chronic heart failure.
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    Is hyperhomocysteinemia a causal factor for heart failure? The impact of the functional variants of MTHFR and PON1 on ischemic and non-ischemic etiology.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;228:37-44.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  706. KWOK CS, Wong CW, Rushton CA, Ahmed F, et al
    Ultrafiltration for acute decompensated cardiac failure: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;228:122-128.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  707. STOLLBERGER C, Schneider B
    Concerns about the ESC heart failure guidelines.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;228:707-708.
    PubMed    


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    Predicting hospitalization and mortality in patients with heart failure: The BARDICHE-index.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Nov 9. pii: S0167-5273(16)33581.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Pharmacological reasons that may explain why randomized clinical trials have failed in acute heart failure syndromes.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Nov 9. pii: S0167-5273(16)33583.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  710. ULRICH SM, Lehner A, Birnbaum J, Heckel S, et al
    Safety of optical coherence tomography in pediatric heart transplant patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;228:205-208.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  711. JACOB J, Tost J, Miro O, Herrero P, et al
    Impact of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on clinical course after an episode of acute heart failure. EAHFE-COPD study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Nov 8. pii: S0167-5273(16)33443.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  712. HIRAKAWA K, Yamamuro M, Uemura T, Takashio S, et al
    Correlation between microvascular dysfunction and B-type natriuretic peptide levels in non-ischemic heart failure patients with cardiac fibrosis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;228:881-885.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  713. GIULIANO C, Karahalios A, Neil C, Allen J, et al
    The effects of resistance training on muscle strength, quality of life and aerobic capacity in patients with chronic heart failure - A meta-analysis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Nov 7. pii: S0167-5273(16)33469.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  714. LAM PH, Dooley DJ, Inampudi C, Arundel C, et al
    Lack of evidence of lower 30-day all-cause readmission in Medicare beneficiaries with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction discharged on spironolactone.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Nov 4. pii: S0167-5273(16)33408.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  715. KAZORY A
    The lower risk of de novo heart failure associated with peritoneal dialysis; the timing does matter.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Nov 2. pii: S0167-5273(16)33043.
    PubMed    


  716. OLDENBURG O, Coats A
    CSA Is Not Beneficial Long Term in Heart Failure Patients with Reduced Ejection Fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Nov 2. pii: S0167-5273(16)33404.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    October 2016
  717. ARIMURA T, Saku K, Kakino T, Nishikawa T, et al
    Intravenous electrical vagal nerve stimulation prior to coronary reperfusion in a canine ischemia-reperfusion model markedly reduces infarct size and prevents subsequent heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Oct 29. pii: S0167-5273(16)33267.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  718. BRENNER S, Christa M, Berliner D, Deubner N, et al
    Frequency and prognostic impact of mid-expiratory flow reduction in stable patients six months after hospitalisation for heart failure with reduced ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Oct 28. pii: S0167-5273(16)33245.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  719. WANG IK, Lin CL, Sung FC
    Lower risk of de novo congestive heart failure in peritoneal dialysis patients compared with hemodialysis patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Oct 27. pii: S0167-5273(16)33116.
    PubMed    


  720. METRA M, Carubelli V, Ravera A, Stewart Coats AJ, et al
    Heart failure 2016: still more questions than answers.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Oct 26. pii: S0167-5273(16)33156.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  721. TOYODA S, Haruyama A, Inami S, Amano H, et al
    Protective effects of bisoprolol against myocardial injury and pulmonary dysfunction in patients with chronic heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;226:71-76.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  722. CIARKA A, Edwards L, Nilsson J, Stehlik J, et al
    Trends in the use of mechanical circulatory support as a bridge to heart transplantation across different age groups.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Oct 19. pii: S0167-5273(16)32375.
    PubMed    


  723. CHENG S, Wang H, Lu M, Cui C, et al
    The value of CMR for determination of heart failure etiology: An unusual case with histology validation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;226:38-41.
    PubMed    


  724. SAVARESE G, Donal E, Hage C, Oger E, et al
    Changes in natriuretic peptides after acute hospital presentation for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: A feasible surrogate trial endpoint? A report from the prospective Karen study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;226:65-70.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  725. BOULOGNE M, Sadoune M, Launay JM, Baudet M, et al
    Inflammation versus mechanical stretch biomarkers over time in acutely decompensated heart failure with reduced ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;226:53-59.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  726. CUI X, Zhou J, Jin X, Zhou J, et al
    Prevalence and correlates of left ventricular diastolic dysfunction and heart failure with preserved ejection fraction in elderly community residents.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Oct 17. pii: S0167-5273(16)33012.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  727. STAFYLAS P, Farmakis D, Kourlaba G, Giamouzis G, et al
    The heart failure pandemic: The clinical and economic burden in Greece.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Oct 17. pii: S0167-5273(16)33013.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  728. ACANFORA D, Scicchitano P, Casucci G, Lanzillo B, et al
    Exercise training effects on elderly and middle-age patients with chronic heart failure after acute decompensation: A randomized, controlled trial.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;225:313-323.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  729. REYNOLDS JO, Quick AP, Wang Q, Beavers DL, et al
    Junctophilin-2 gene therapy rescues heart failure by normalizing RyR2-mediated Ca2+ release.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;225:371-380.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  730. CARUBELLI V, Cotter G, Davison B, Gishe J, et al
    In-hospital worsening heart failure in patients admitted for acute heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;225:353-361.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  731. OMAR HR, Guglin M
    Community acquired versus hospital acquired hyponatremia in acute heart failure: Association with clinical characteristics and outcomes.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;225:247-249.
    PubMed    


  732. SAITOH M, Dos Santos MR, Anker M, Anker SD, et al
    Neuromuscular electrical stimulation for muscle wasting in heart failure patients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;225:200-205.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    September 2016
  733. BERKVENS CP, Mommersteeg PM
    Letter to the editor: Is an ischemic etiology especially detrimental for women with heart failure?
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Sep 30. pii: S0167-5273(16)32162.
    PubMed    


  734. MASUTANI S, Kuwata S, Kurishima C, Iwamoto Y, et al
    Ventricular-vascular dynamics in pediatric patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;225:306-312.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  735. BROWN LA, Boos CJ
    Atrial fibrillation and heart failure: Factors influencing the choice of oral anticoagulant.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016 Sep 30. pii: S0167-5273(16)32512.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Use of serum levels of high sensitivity troponin T, galectin-3 and C-terminal propeptide of type I procollagen at long term follow-up in heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction: Comparison with soluble AXL and BNP.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;225:113-119.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Multiple hormone deficiency syndrome in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;225:1-3.
    PubMed    


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    Physiological and sensory consequences of exercise oscillatory ventilation in heart failure-COPD.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:447-453.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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    30-year nationwide trends in incidence of atrial fibrillation in Denmark and associated 5-year risk of heart failure, stroke, and death.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;225:30-36.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  740. SIMIONIUC A, Carluccio E, Ghio S, Rossi A, et al
    Echo and natriuretic peptide guided therapy improves outcome and reduces worsening renal function in systolic heart failure: An observational study of 1137 outpatients.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:416-423.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Depression in heart failure: Intricate relationship, pathophysiology and most updated evidence of interventions from recent clinical studies.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:170-177.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  742. TANAKA S, Kamiya K, Masuda T, Hamazaki N, et al
    Low ankle brachial index is associated with the magnitude of impaired walking endurance in patients with heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:400-405.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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    End-stage renal disease patients on chronic maintenance hemodialysis in a hospitalized acute heart failure cohort: Prevalence, clinical characteristics, therapeutic options, and mortality.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:267-270.
    PubMed    


  744. CHUGH Y, Faillace RT
    The C of CHADS: Historical perspective and clinical applications for anticoagulation in patients with non valvular atrial fibrillation and congestive heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:431-436.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  745. VAN DEN BERGE JC, Akkerhuis MK, Constantinescu AA, Kors JA, et al
    Temporal trends in long-term mortality of patients with acute heart failure: Data from 1985-2008.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:456-460.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  746. CULIC V, Busic Z, Busic M
    Circulating sex hormones, alcohol consumption and echocardiographic parameters of cardiac function in men with heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:245-251.
    PubMed    


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    The healthcare costs of heart failure during the last five years of life: A retrospective cohort study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:132-138.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of cardiovascular drugs in chronic heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:191-198.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Prevention of re-hospitalization by home-based intervention and adaptive servo-ventilation therapy in a patient who experienced repeated hospitalization for decompensated heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:96-98.
    PubMed    


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    Use of biomarkers to establish potential role and function of circulating microRNAs in acute heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:231-239.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  751. MASSON S, Barlera S, Colotta F, Magnoli M, et al
    A low plasma 1,25(OH)2 vitamin D/PTH (1-84) ratio predicts worsening of renal function in patients with chronic heart failure.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:220-225.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  752. PALAZZUOLI A, Testani JM, Ruocco G, Pellegrini M, et al
    Different diuretic dose and response in acute decompensated heart failure: Clinical characteristics and prognostic significance.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:213-219.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  753. HICKEY A, Suna J, Marquart L, Denaro C, et al
    Improving medication titration in heart failure by embedding a structured medication titration plan.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;224:99-106.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    August 2016
  754. ODDOU I, Jeung MY, Roy C, El Ghannudi S, et al
    Giant right coronary artery to coronary sinus fistula associated with severe tricuspid regurgitation and persistent left superior vena cava.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;223:40-42.
    PubMed    


    July 2016
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    Effects of late exercise on cardiac remodeling and myocardial calcium handling proteins in rats with moderate and large size myocardial infarction.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;221:406-412.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    June 2016
  756. ERTEKIN E, van Hagen IM, Salam AM, Ruys TP, et al
    Ventricular tachyarrhythmia during pregnancy in women with heart disease: Data from the ROPAC, a registry from the European Society of Cardiology.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;220:131-136.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  757. RAFFA GM, Di Gesaro G, Sciacca S, Tuzzolino F, et al
    Heart transplant program at IRCCS-ISMETT: Impact of mechanical circulatory support on pre- and post -transplant survival.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;219:358-361.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    May 2016
  758. D'ONOFRIO A, Iuliano A, De Simone A, Pecora D, et al
    Electrical remodeling after cardiac resynchronization therapy and its relationship with the anatomical remodeling.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;211:86-7.
    PubMed    


    April 2016
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    Long-term survival with Cardiac Contractility Modulation in patients with NYHA II or III symptoms and normal QRS duration.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;209:291-5.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  760. CANDEL FJ, Matesanz M, Martin-Sanchez FJ, Gonzalez Del Castillo JM, et al
    Monitoring of high-dose fosfomycin guided by NT-proBNP.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;209:131-2.
    PubMed    


    March 2016
  761. NEGRI F, Gamba A, Belgrano M, Bussani R, et al
    Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: An unexpected finding in a surgical variant of Heterotopic Heart Transplantation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;214:121-122.
    PubMed    


  762. JOSEPH S, Costanzo MR
    A novel therapeutic approach for central sleep apnea: Phrenic nerve stimulation by the remede(R) System.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;206 Suppl:S28-34.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  763. FLINTA I, Ponikowski P
    Relationship between central sleep apnea and Cheyne-Stokes Respiration.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;206 Suppl:S8-12.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  764. KHAYAT RN, Abraham WT
    Current treatment approaches and trials in central sleep apnea.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;206 Suppl:S22-7.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    February 2016
  765. CHATTERJEE NA, Singh JP, Szymonifka J, Deano RC, et al
    Incremental value of cystatin C over conventional renal metrics for predicting clinical response and outcomes in cardiac resynchronization therapy: The BIOCRT study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;205:43-9.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  766. ARMENI P, Boscolo PR, Tarricone R, Capodanno D, et al
    Real-world cost effectiveness of MitraClip combined with Medical Therapy Versus Medical therapy alone in patients with moderate or severe mitral regurgitation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;209:153-160.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  767. MENET A, Guyomar Y, Ennezat PV, Graux P, et al
    Prognostic value of left ventricular reverse remodeling and performance improvement after cardiac resynchronization therapy: A prospective study.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;204:6-11.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2016
  768. POLLESELLO P, Papp Z, Papp JG
    Calcium sensitizers: What have we learned over the last 25 years?
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;203:543-8.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  769. HUANG Y, Mai L, Cai X, Hu Y, et al
    Stem cell therapy for heart disease-Meta-analysis may be misleading.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;203:351-2.
    PubMed    


  770. KITADA S, Schulze PC, Jin Z, Clerkin KJ, et al
    Comparison of early versus delayed timing of left ventricular assist device implantation as a bridge-to-transplantation: An analysis of the UNOS dataset.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;203:929-35.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  771. SINNING C, Kozlik-Feldmann R, Demir C, Blankenberg S, et al
    Long-term course of a patient with congenital corrected transposition of the great arteries and dextrocardia--The Fisher King.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;203:436-7.
    PubMed    


  772. TSCHOPE C, Van Linthout S, Spillmann F, Klein O, et al
    Cardiac contractility modulation signals improve exercise intolerance and maladaptive regulation of cardiac key proteins for systolic and diastolic function in HFpEF.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;203:1061-6.
    PubMed    


  773. FUNG E, Fong MW, Correa AJ, Yoon AJ, et al
    Fulminant eosinophilic myocarditis following ICD implantation in a patient with undisclosed nickel allergy.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;203:1018-9.
    PubMed    


  774. MADIAS JE
    Takotsubo syndrome/QTc interval prolongation/myocardial edema/cardiac sympathetic denervation/cardiac arrhythmias: A quintet needing exploration.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;203:259-61.
    PubMed    


  775. DONAZZAN L, Rigolli M, De Simone V, Bergamini C, et al
    Cardiac resynchronization therapy: Twelve-month effects of echocardiographic atrio-ventricular and inter-ventricular delay optimization. Rationale and design of the CARTEDO trial.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;202:185-7.
    PubMed    


  776. HUANG JH, Lin YK, Hsieh MH, Chiu WC, et al
    Age and thyroid hormone replacement delays the recovery from amiodarone-induced hypothyroidism.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;202:561-3.
    PubMed    


  777. LAINSCAK M, von Haehling S, Anker SD
    PURE muscle and more.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;202:446-7.
    PubMed    


  778. SANTAS E, Nunez J
    Prognostic implications of pericardial effusion: The importance of underlying etiology.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;202:407.
    PubMed    


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    Ryanodine receptor phosphorylation by CaMKII promotes spontaneous Ca(2+) release events in a rodent model of early stage diabetes: The arrhythmogenic substrate.
    Int J Cardiol. 2016;202:394-406.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    October 2015
  780. BARRA S, Providencia R, Agarwal S
    Do we need further clinical-effectiveness estimates to support the use of primary prevention implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in New York Heart Association class III patients?
    Int J Cardiol. 2015;203:184-186.
    PubMed    


  781. BIRGY C, Bresson D, Duculescu E, Carpentier M, et al
    Rare and life-threatening cardiovascular complication of chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension diagnosed by trans-thoracic echocardiography.
    Int J Cardiol. 2015;203:450-452.
    PubMed    


  782. CHEN J, Stein S, Molina M, Owens A, et al
    Right heart size in orthotopic heart transplant population: Influence of donor and recipient gender, race, and body surface area.
    Int J Cardiol. 2015;203:105-106.
    PubMed    


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