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8 Am J Cardiol
4 Ann Thorac Surg
8 Catheter Cardiovasc Interv
2 Circ Cardiovasc Imaging
2 Circ Cardiovasc Interv
1 Circ Heart Fail
1 Circulation
1 Clin Cardiol
1 Eur Heart J
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12 J Card Surg
5 J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
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2 Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

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    Am J Cardiol

  1. SUN D, Schaff HV, McKenzie TJ, Nishimura RA, et al
    Safety of Bariatric Surgery in Obese Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy.
    Am J Cardiol. 2022;167:93-97.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  2. FUKUI M, Cavalcante JL, Ahmed A, Bae R, et al
    Clinical Outcomes of Mitral Valve Disease With Mitral Annular Calcification.
    Am J Cardiol. 2022 Apr 18. pii: S0002-9149(22)00337.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  3. NAKAO R, Nagao M, Higuchi S, Minami Y, et al
    Relation of Left Atrial Flow, Volume, and Strain to Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation in Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy.
    Am J Cardiol. 2021 Dec 17. pii: S0002-9149(21)01140.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  4. BANSAL A, Kumar A, Reed GW, Puri R, et al
    Impact of Cerebral Embolic Protection Devices on the Incidence and Outcomes of Delirium After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation.
    Am J Cardiol. 2022 Apr 15. pii: S0002-9149(22)00290.

  5. ZHANG M, Sun X, Wu G, Wang D, et al
    Effect of Cis-Compound Variants in MYH7 on Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy With a Mild Phenotype.
    Am J Cardiol. 2022;167:104-110.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  6. MARON BJ, Rowin EJ, Madias C, Dolan N, et al
    Cats Have Nine Lives but This Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Patient Has Had Ten (So Far).
    Am J Cardiol. 2022;168:163-165.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  7. SULAIMAN S, Kawsara A, Alkhouli M
    Impact of the Change in Annual Volume on the Outcomes of Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement Between 2012 and 2019.
    Am J Cardiol. 2022 Apr 12. pii: S0002-9149(22)00291.

  8. TANVEER UD DIN M, Minhas AMK, Muslim MO, Wazir MHK, et al
    Outcomes of MitraClip and Surgical Mitral Valve Repair in Patients With Left Ventricular Assist Device.
    Am J Cardiol. 2022 Apr 15. pii: S0002-9149(22)00263.

    Ann Thorac Surg

  9. ISHIKAWA N, Watanabe G, Horikawa T, Seguchi R, et al
    Robot-assisted totally-endoscopic mitral valve plasty and coronary artery bypass grafting.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Apr 18. pii: S0003-4975(22)00523.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  10. AMABILE A, Geirsson A, Krane M
    A Call to Standardize Nomenclature for Aortic Valve Neocuspidization: A Quest for Comparable Outcomes.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Apr 16. pii: S0003-4975(22)00529.

  11. GOFUS J, Fila P, Vobornik M, Ondrasek J, et al
    Unicuspid Aortic Valve in Patients Undergoing the Ross Procedure.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Apr 14. pii: S0003-4975(22)00512.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  12. AMABILE A, Krane M, Dufendach K, Baird CW, et al
    Standardized Aortic Valve Neocuspidization for Treatment of Aortic Valve Diseases.
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2022 Apr 16. pii: S0003-4975(22)00518.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv

  13. ABUSHOUK AI, Saad AM, Isogai T, Shekhar S, et al
    Long-term outcomes of transcatheter valve-in-valve replacement for failed aortic bioprosthesis: A meta-analysis.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1370-1372.

  14. ADAMSON GT, Peng LF, Perry SB, Hanley FL, et al
    Comprehensive diagnostic catheterization in children with major aortopulmonary collateral arteries: A review of catheterization technique and anatomic nomenclature.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1129-1137.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  15. KANG SL, Ramroop R, Manojlovich L, Runeckles K, et al
    Is there a role for endovascular stent implantation in the management of postoperative right ventricular outflow tract obstruction in the era of transcatheter valve implantation?
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1138-1148.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  16. RANARD LS, Vahl TP, Chung CJ, Sadri S, et al
    Impact of inferior vena cava entry characteristics on tricuspid annular access during transcatheter interventions.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1268-1276.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  17. FABRY N, Hendrickson MJ, Arora S, Vavalle JP, et al
    Five-year trends in cause-specific readmissions and cost burden of mitral transcatheter edge-to-edge repair.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1251-1256.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  18. SIMPSON TF, Kheiri B, Chadderdon S, Song HK, et al
    TAVR operator volumes, trends, and geographic variations amongst Medicare beneficiaries in the United States.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1181-1185.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  19. ENG MH, Fang HK
    Forgotten and unforgiving.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1287-1288.

  20. GILANI S, Jneid H
    Reaching the optimal volume-quality balance in transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;99:1186-1187.

    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging

  21. LEE HJ, Kim HK, Rhee TM, Choi YJ, et al
    Left Atrial Reservoir Strain-Based Left Ventricular Diastolic Function Grading and Incident Heart Failure in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy.
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2022;15:e013556.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  22. OH JK, Miranda WR
    Left Atrial Reservoir Strain: A Savior to Diastolic Function Assessment in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy?
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2022;15:e014148.

    Circ Cardiovasc Interv

  23. JONES TK, McElhinney DB, Vincent JA, Hellenbrand WE, et al
    Long-Term Outcomes After Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Replacement in the US Investigational Device Exemption Trial.
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;15:e010852.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  24. DAMLUJI AA, Cohen MG
    The Influence of Frailty on Cardiovascular Disease: The Time for a "Frailty Academic Research Consortium" Is Now!
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022;15:e011669.

    Circ Heart Fail

  25. KIMMELSTIEL C, Everett KD, Jain P, Miyashita S, et al
    Transcatheter Mitral Intervention Relieves Dynamic Outflow Obstruction and Reduces Cardiac Workload in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy.
    Circ Heart Fail. 2022;15:e009171.


  26. RIAZ M, Park J, Sewanan LR, Ren Y, et al
    Muscle LIM Protein Force-Sensing Mediates Sarcomeric Biomechanical Signaling in Human Familial Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy.
    Circulation. 2022;145:1238-1253.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Clin Cardiol

  27. VOIGT I, Boeckmann M, Bruder O, Wolf A, et al
    A deep neural network using audio files for detection of aortic stenosis.
    Clin Cardiol. 2022 Apr 19. doi: 10.1002/clc.23826.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Eur Heart J

  28. CALCAGNO S, Di Pietro R, Biondi-Zoccai G, Versaci F, et al
    Cerebral protection device out of transcatheter heart procedures: a bridge to surgery.
    Eur Heart J. 2022;43:1598.

    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg

  29. CARINO D, Sala A, Zancanaro E, Ruggeri S, et al
    Surgical treatment of tricuspid valve regurgitation in patients with cardiac implantable electronic devices: long-term results.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 15. pii: 6569049. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  30. ZUBAREVICH A, Ruhparwar A, Weymann A
    Invited Commentary to: Surgical Treatment of Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation in Patients with Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 18. pii: 6569832. doi: 10.1093.

  31. SHRAER N, Youssefi P, Monin JL, Berrebi A, et al
    Aortic valve fenestration: respect or fix it?
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 19. pii: 6570590. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  32. TASOUDIS PT, Varvoglis DN, Vitkos E, Mylonas KS, et al
    Mechanical versus Bioprosthetic Valve for Aortic Valve Replacement: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Reconstructed Individual Participant Data.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 21. pii: 6571808. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  33. BORTOLOTTI U, Vendramin I, Livi U
    SURGICAL AORTIC VALVE REPLACEMENT optimizing the small aortic annulus size.
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Apr 22. pii: 6572343. doi: 10.1093.

    Int J Cardiol

  34. YALCIN YC, Veenis JF, Brugts JJ, Antonides CFJ, et al
    Rate of thromboembolic and bleeding events in patients undergoing concomitant aortic valve surgery with left ventricular assist device implantation.
    Int J Cardiol. 2022 Apr 16. pii: S0167-5273(22)00555.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  35. BOUREAU AS, Karakachoff M, Le Scouarnec S, Capoulade R, et al
    Heritability of aortic valve stenosis and bicuspid enrichment in families with aortic valve stenosis.
    Int J Cardiol. 2022 Apr 12. pii: S0167-5273(22)00501.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  36. KASTENGREN M, Settergren M, Ruck A, Feldt K, et al
    Percutaneous plug-based vascular closure device in 1000 consecutive transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve implantations.
    Int J Cardiol. 2022 Apr 12. pii: S0167-5273(22)00513.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Am Coll Cardiol

  37. HAHN RT, Clavel MA, Mascherbauer J, Mick SL, et al
    Sex-Related Factors in Valvular Heart Disease: JACC Focus Seminar 5/7.
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2022;79:1506-1518.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Card Surg

  38. NAIK R, Makadia LD, Ramirez M, Crawford MT, et al
    Tricuspid atresia with absent pulmonary valve: A rare form of single ventricle.
    J Card Surg. 2022 Apr 17. doi: 10.1111/jocs.16535.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  39. DHINGRA NK, Verma S, Yanagawa B, Hibino M, et al
    Complete transcatheter versus complete surgical management for combined aortic stenosis and coronary artery disease: A false dichotomy?
    J Card Surg. 2022 Apr 17. doi: 10.1111/jocs.16531.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  40. SA MP, Sun T, Fatehi Hassanabad A, Awad AK, et al
    Complete transcatheter versus complete surgical treatment in patients with aortic valve stenosis and concomitant coronary artery disease: Study-level meta-analysis with reconstructed time-to-event data.
    J Card Surg. 2022 Apr 17. doi: 10.1111/jocs.16511.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  41. SPEISER U, Pohling D, Tugtekin SM, Charitos E, et al
    Redo surgery for noninfective isolated mitral valve disease: Initial outcome and further follow-up compared to primary surgery.
    J Card Surg. 2022 Apr 17. doi: 10.1111/jocs.16512.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  42. RENDON JC, Vinck EE, Quintero Gomez A, Escobar JJ, et al
    Bench bioprosthetic aortic valve replacement in a donor heart before transplantation.
    J Card Surg. 2022 Apr 15. doi: 10.1111/jocs.16519.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  43. VENKATRAMAN V, Ponder M, Gellad ZF, Lad SP, et al
    Feasibility study of a novel digital health platform for patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
    J Card Surg. 2022 Apr 17. doi: 10.1111/jocs.16515.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  44. PETROV A, Diab AH, Taghizadeh-Waghefi A, Wilbring M, et al
    Aortic root reinforcement in aortic valve endocarditis with annular abscess: The Calamari procedure.
    J Card Surg. 2022 Apr 21. doi: 10.1111/jocs.16517.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Cardiac surgery in nonagenarians: Rethinking operative strategies in the era of TAVR and TMVR.
    J Card Surg. 2022;37:1671-1673.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  46. SHAH SAR, Hayat A, Kumar S
    Letter to the Editor: Impact of antimicrobial selection for prophylaxis of left ventricular assist device surgical infections.
    J Card Surg. 2022;37:1801.

  47. SEF D, Bahrami T, Raja SG, Klokocovnik T, et al
    Current trends in minimally invasive valve-sparing aortic root replacement-Best available evidence.
    J Card Surg. 2022;37:1684-1690.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  48. NAPPI F
    The role of the extracellular matrix in the development of heart valve disease: Underestimation or undercomprehension?
    J Card Surg. 2022;37:1623-1626.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  49. GUNER A, Akman C, Gokce K, Guner EG, et al
    The role of thrombolytic therapy in pregnant patients with prosthetic valve thrombosis.
    J Card Surg. 2022;37:1797-1798.

    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  50. WALLACE F, Buratto E, Schulz A, d'Udekem Y, et al
    Long-term outcomes of primary aortic valve repair for isolated congenital aortic stenosis in children.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022 Mar 16. pii: S0022-5223(22)00263.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  51. FARBER G, Marx J, Scherag A, Saqer I, et al
    Risk stratification for isolated tricuspid valve surgery assisted using the Model for End-Stage Liver Disease score.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022 Mar 12. pii: S0022-5223(22)00272.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  52. NGUYEN A
    Commentary: Paradoxical increase in areas of myocardial fibrosis following septal myectomy.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1835.

  53. TANG B, Song Y, Yang Q, Cui H, et al
    Changes in left atrial function, left ventricle remodeling, and fibrosis after septal myectomy for obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1828-1834.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  54. BLITZER D, Weiner SD, Nguyen SN, Takayama H, et al
    Commentary: Left heart remodeling with septal myectomy: Fibrosis is a relative but not absolute concern.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022;163:1837-1838.

    N Engl J Med

  55. MATZA MA, Rincon SP, Yucel E, Jorge AM, et al
    Case 12-2022: A 41-Year-Old Woman with Transient Ischemic Attack and Mitral Valve Masses.
    N Engl J Med. 2022;386:1560-1570.

    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg

  56. CHOI ES, Park CS, Kim DH, Kwon BS, et al
    Long-term surgical outcomes of supravalvar aortic stenosis: Modified simple sliding aortoplasty.
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022 Apr 14. pii: S1043-0679(22)00075.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  57. NAKAMURA Y, Hoashi T, Imai K, Okuda N, et al
    Patient-prosthesis mismatch associated with somatic growth after mechanical mitral valve replacement in small children: metrics for reoperation and outcomes.
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2022 Apr 14. pii: S1043-0679(22)00076.
    PubMed         Abstract available

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