Genomes and Genes
Summary: The restoration of blood supply to the myocardium. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Publications248 found, 100 shown here
- Complete myocardial revascularization: between myth and realityMarco Zimarino
Institute of Cardiology and Centre of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Ospedale S Camillo de Lellis, Via Forlanini, 50, 66100 Chieti, Italy
Eur Heart J 26:1824-30. 2005b>Myocardial revascularization in patients with multi-vessel coronary artery disease may be accomplished, by percutaneous interventions or surgery, either on all diseased lesions or directed to selectively targeted coronary segments...
- Hibernating myocardium: another piece of the puzzle falls into placeShahbudin H Rahimtoola
J Am Coll Cardiol 47:978-80. 2006
- Strict glycemic control reduces EuroSCORE expected mortality in diabetic patients undergoing myocardial revascularizationCosimo D'Alessandro
Institute of Cardiology, Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris, Paris, France
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:29-37. 2007We sought to evaluate the effect of a strict glycemic control protocol on a series of diabetic patients undergoing surgical myocardial revascularization.
- Early invasive vs conservative treatment strategies in women and men with unstable angina and non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: a meta-analysisMichelle O'Donoghue
TIMI Study Group, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 350 Longwood Ave, First Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
JAMA 300:71-80. 2008..Although an invasive strategy is frequently used in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes (NSTE ACS), data from some trials suggest that this strategy may not benefit women...
- Hypoxemia after myocardial revascularization: analysis of risk factorsTais Felix Szeles
Serviço de Anestesiologia e Terapia Intensiva Cirúrgica do Instituto do Coração InCor Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo HC FMUSP, Sao Paulo, SP
Rev Bras Anestesiol 58:124-36. 2008Severe hypoxemia is complication frequently seen in the immediate postoperative period of myocardial revascularization (MR), increasing the duration of mechanical ventilation, the incidence of pulmonary infections, hospital costs, and ..
- The use of contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging to identify reversible myocardial dysfunctionR J Kim
Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute, and Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611 3008, USA
N Engl J Med 343:1445-53. 2000..We hypothesized that the results of contrast-enhanced MRI can be used to predict whether regions of abnormal ventricular contraction will improve after revascularization in patients with coronary artery disease...
- ACC/AHA 2007 guidelines for the management of patients with unstable angina/non-ST-Elevation myocardial infarction: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Writing Committee to Revise thJeffrey L Anderson
J Am Coll Cardiol 50:e1-e157. 2007
- Guidelines on diabetes, pre-diabetes, and cardiovascular diseases: executive summary. The Task Force on Diabetes and Cardiovascular Diseases of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD)Lars Ryden
Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Sweden
Eur Heart J 28:88-136. 2007
- Effect of arterial revascularisation on survival: a systematic review of studies comparing bilateral and single internal mammary arteriesD P Taggart
Oxford Heart Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital, OX3 9DU, Oxford, UK
Lancet 358:870-5. 2001..We systematically reviewed published studies of bilateral versus single IMA grafts in CABG to assess any differences in survival...
- 5-year outcome of an interventional strategy in non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome: the British Heart Foundation RITA 3 randomised trialK A A Fox
Centre for Cardiovascular Science, Department of Medical and Radiological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH16 4SB, UK
Lancet 366:914-20. 2005..We tested whether an interventional strategy (routine angiography followed by revascularisation) was better than a conservative strategy (ischaemia-driven or symptom-driven angiography) over 5 years' follow-up...
- Guidelines on the management of stable angina pectoris: executive summary: The Task Force on the Management of Stable Angina Pectoris of the European Society of CardiologyKim Fox
Department of Cardiology, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK
Eur Heart J 27:1341-81. 2006
- Incremental prognostic value of multi-slice computed tomography coronary angiography over coronary artery calcium scoring in patients with suspected coronary artery diseaseJacob M van Werkhoven
Department of Cardiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Albinusdreef 2, 2333 ZA Leiden, The Netherlands
Eur Heart J 30:2622-9. 2009..The purpose of this study was to assess the relationship between calcium scoring (CS) and multi-slice computed tomography coronary angiography (MSCTA) and to determine if MSCTA has an incremental prognostic value to CS...
- 5-year clinical outcomes in the ICTUS (Invasive versus Conservative Treatment in Unstable coronary Syndromes) trial a randomized comparison of an early invasive versus selective invasive management in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary Peter Damman
Department of Cardiology, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory B2 137, Academic Medical Center University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Am Coll Cardiol 55:858-64. 2010..We present the 5-year clinical outcomes according to treatment strategy with additional risk stratification of the ICTUS (Invasive versus Conservative Treatment in Unstable coronary Syndromes) trial...
- Effect of an invasive strategy on in-hospital outcome in elderly patients with non-ST-elevation myocardial infarctionTimm Bauer
Herzzentrum Ludwigshafen, Department of Cardiology, Medizinische Klinik B, Bremserstrasse 79, D 67063 Ludwigshafen, Germany
Eur Heart J 28:2873-8. 2007..We sought to investigate the impact of an invasive treatment in elderly patients presenting with non-ST elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI) in clinical practice...
- Left internal thoracic artery-radial artery composite grafts as the technique of choice for myocardial revascularization in elderly patients: a prospective randomized evaluationClaudio Muneretto
Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Italy
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:179-84. 2004The technique of choice for myocardial revascularization in elderly patients remains a debated issue...
- Socioeconomic inequities in invasive cardiac procedures among patients with incident angina pectoris or myocardial infarctionTiina Hetemaa
National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health STAKES, Outcomes and Equity Research, Helsinki, Finland
Scand J Public Health 34:116-23. 2006..This study prospectively examined socioeconomic differences in the use of cardiac procedures in a national cohort of incident coronary patients...
- Five-year outcomes of surgical or percutaneous myocardial revascularization in diabetic patientsGiovanni Andrea Contini
Unita Operativa di Cardiochirurgia, Dipartimento Cardio Nefro Polmonare, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Italy Electronic address
Int J Cardiol 168:1028-33. 2013..The study compares five-year clinical outcomes of CABG vs PCI in a real world population of diabetic patients with multivessel coronary disease since it is not clear whether to prefer surgical or percutaneous revascularization...
- Re-OPCAB vs. Re-CABG for myocardial revascularizationA Schutz
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Herzklinik am Augustinum, Munchen, Germany
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 49:144-8. 2001..The present study compared redo coronary artery bypass grafting (Re-OPCAB) techniques with conventional redo coronary artery bypass grafting (Re-CABG) with particular focus on myocardial damage and clinical outcome parameters...
- The salvaged area at risk in reperfused acute myocardial infarction as visualized by cardiovascular magnetic resonanceMatthias G Friedrich
Stephenson Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Centre at the Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Department of Cardiac Sciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1581-7. 2008..We aimed to characterize the tissue changes within the perfusion bed of infarct-related vessels in patients with acutely reperfused myocardial infarction (MI) using cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR)...
- Comparison of the prognostic value of normal regadenoson with normal adenosine myocardial perfusion imaging with propensity score matchingFahad M Iqbal
Tulane University Heart and Vascular Institute, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 5:1014-21. 2012..The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that patients with normal regadenoson myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) have a low rate of cardiac events, similar to patients with normal adenosine MPI...
- Impact of ischaemia and scar on the therapeutic benefit derived from myocardial revascularization vs. medical therapy among patients undergoing stress-rest myocardial perfusion scintigraphyRory Hachamovitch
Section of Cardiovascular Imaging, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
Eur Heart J 32:1012-24. 2011..Although pre-revascularization ischaemia testing is recommended, the interaction between the extent of ischaemia and myocardial scar with performance of revascularization on patient survival is unclear...
- Intervention in acute coronary syndromes: do patients undergo intervention on the basis of their risk characteristics? The Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE)K A A Fox
Cardiovascular Research, Division of Medical and Radiological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH16 4SB, UK
Heart 93:177-82. 2007..To determine whether revascularisation is more likely to be performed in higher-risk patients and whether the findings are influenced by hospitals adopting more or less aggressive revascularisation strategies...
- [Heart rate variability and pulmonary infections after myocardial revascularization]Paulo Rogério Corrêa
Fundação Faculdade Regional de Medicina de São José do Rio Preto, Sao Paulo, Brasil
Arq Bras Cardiol 95:448-56. 2010..The assessment of HRV using nonlinear dynamics methods in the preoperative period of surgical myocardial revascularization could be predictive of morbidity such as pulmonary infections in the postoperative period.
- 5-year clinical outcomes after sirolimus-eluting stent implantation insights from a patient-level pooled analysis of 4 randomized trials comparing sirolimus-eluting stents with bare-metal stentsAdriano Caixeta
Columbia University Medical Center and the Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, New York, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 54:894-902. 2009..Five-year clinical follow-up has been scheduled per protocol by the 4 Cypher (Cordis/Johnson & Johnson, Warren, New Jersey) sirolimus-eluting stent (SES) versus bare-metal stent (BMS) randomized trials...
- Impact of completeness of percutaneous coronary intervention revascularization on long-term outcomes in the stent eraEdward L Hannan
State University of New York, University at Albany, Rensselaer, NY 12144 3456, USA
Circulation 113:2406-12. 2006....
- Outcomes in patients with diabetes mellitus undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention in the current era: a report from the Prevention of REStenosis with Tranilast and its Outcomes (PRESTO) trialVerghese Mathew
Mayo Clinic, Gonda 5 South MS 130, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
Circulation 109:476-80. 2004..The aim of this study was to determine the influence of diabetes on 9-month outcomes of patients undergoing PCI in the current era...
- Percutaneous coronary intervention versus conservative therapy in nonacute coronary artery disease: a meta-analysisDemosthenes G Katritsis
Department of Cardiology, Athens Euroclinic, Athens, Greece
Circulation 111:2906-12. 2005..Therefore, we performed a meta-analysis of 11 randomized trials comparing PCI to conservative treatment in patients with stable CAD...
- Shifting the open-artery hypothesis downstream: the quest for optimal reperfusionM T Roe
Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 37:9-18. 2001..Thus, as the reperfusion era moves into the next millennium, the open-artery hypothesis is expected to shift downstream and guide efforts to further improve myocardial salvage and clinical outcomes after acute MI...
- Early outcomes in the elderly: a meta-analysis of 4921 patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting--comparison between off-pump and on-pump techniquesS S Panesar
Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, London, UK
Heart 92:1808-16. 2006..To assess early outcomes in the elderly population undergoing coronary revascularisation with and without cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB)...
- A comparison of bare-metal and drug-eluting stents for off-label indicationsOscar C Marroquin
Cardiovascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, USA
N Engl J Med 358:342-52. 2008..Recent reports suggest that off-label use of drug-eluting stents is associated with an increased incidence of adverse events. Whether the use of bare-metal stents would yield different results is unknown...
- Optimal medical therapy with or without percutaneous coronary intervention to reduce ischemic burden: results from the Clinical Outcomes Utilizing Revascularization and Aggressive Drug Evaluation (COURAGE) trial nuclear substudyLeslee J Shaw
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
Circulation 117:1283-91. 2008....
- The effect of completeness of revascularization on event-free survival at one year in the ARTS trialMarcel J B M van den Brand
Thoraxcenter, Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Dijkzigt, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Am Coll Cardiol 39:559-64. 2002..We sought to assess the relationship between completeness of revascularization and adverse events at one year in the ARTS (Arterial Revascularization Therapies Study) trial...
- Hypotheses, design, and methods for the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation 2 Diabetes (BARI 2D) TrialMaria Mori Brooks
Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
Am J Cardiol 97:9G-19G. 2006....
- Plasma concentration of C-reactive protein and risk of developing peripheral vascular diseaseP M Ridker
Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115 1204, USA
Circulation 97:425-8. 1998..Whether increased levels of CRP are also associated with the development of symptomatic peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is unknown...
- Prognostic value of coronary computed tomographic angiography for prediction of cardiac events in patients with suspected coronary artery diseaseMartin Hadamitzky
Klinik für Herz und Kreislauferkrankungen, Deutsches Herzzentrum Munchen, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 2:404-11. 2009..We assessed the rate of cardiac events after detection or exclusion of obstructive coronary artery disease (CAD) by coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA)...
- Early revascularization and long-term survival in cardiogenic shock complicating acute myocardial infarctionJudith S Hochman
Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York 10016, USA
JAMA 295:2511-5. 2006....
- Prognostic value of cardiac computed tomography angiography: a systematic review and meta-analysisEdward A Hulten
Cadiology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 57:1237-47. 2011..The purpose of this study was to systematically review and perform a meta-analysis of the ability of cardiac computed tomography angiography (CCTA) to predict future cardiovascular events and death...
- Heart rate recovery and impact of myocardial revascularization on long-term mortalityMichael S Chen
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
Circulation 110:2851-7. 2004..We sought to determine whether HRR can identify patients likely to have improved survival after revascularization...
- Does the completeness of revascularization contribute to an improved early survival in patients up to 70 years of age?B R Osswald
Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 110, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 49:373-7. 2001..However, for the younger patient group, there is no conclusive information available so far. The aim of our study was to investigate the effect of complete vs. incomplete revascularization in patients up to 70 years of age...
- Laser myocardial revascularization modulates expression of angiogenic, neuronal, and inflammatory cytokines in a porcine model of chronic myocardial ischemiaShmuel Fuchs
Cardiovascular Research Institute, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
J Card Surg 17:413-24. 2002..Accordingly, we performed a time-course analysis of the expression of angiogenic and neuronal factors following experimental percutaneous TMR...
- Influence of obesity on in-hospital and early mortality and morbidity after myocardial revascularizationAriena H Lindhout
Department of Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, 414, Heart Center, Nijmegan University Hospital, St Radboud, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 26:535-41. 2004..The aim of this study is to evaluate the in-hospital and early (one year) mortality and morbidity in obese and non-obese patients after a CABG in the UMC St Radboud...
- Emboli formation rather than inflammatory mediators are responsible for increased cerebral water content after conventional and assisted beating-heart myocardial revascularization in a porcine modelBenjamin Bierbach
Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Mainz, Mainz, Germany
Stroke 39:213-9. 2008..A microaxial blood pump can augment cardiac output...
- Survival after coronary revascularization in the elderlyMichelle M Graham
Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Canada
Circulation 105:2378-84. 2002..We studied survival by prescribed treatment (CABG, PCI, or medical therapy) for patients in 3 age categories: <70 years, 70 to 79 years, and > or =80 years of age...
- [Return to occupational and sexual activity after myocardial revascularization surgery]R A Dantas
Escola de Enfermagem de Ribeirão Preto da Universidade de São Paulo
Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 9:26-31. 2001..016), and 10 had returned to sexual activity (p = 0.0625). There was change in the subjects' attitudes leading to not returning to work and tendency to not resuming sexual activity in this population...
- Single versus bilateral internal mammary artery for isolated first myocardial revascularization in multivessel disease: long-term clinical results in medically treated diabetic patientsAntonio Maria Calafiore
Division of Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital, Turin, Italy
Ann Thorac Surg 80:888-95. 2005..increases the quality of the results of coronary bypass grafting in medically treated diabetic patients who undergo first myocardial revascularization, when compared with the use of a single left internal mammary artery (LIMA) and SVG.
- Safety and usefulness of composite grafts for total arterial myocardial revascularization: a prospective randomized evaluationClaudio Muneretto
Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:826-35. 2003To evaluate the results of total arterial revascularization with composite grafts compared with the results of conventional coronary surgery, we enrolled 200 consecutive patient undergoing myocardial revascularization.
- Can pulsatile cardiopulmonary bypass prevent perioperative renal dysfunction during myocardial revascularization in elderly patients?Pierangela Presta
Nephrology Unit, Magna Graecia University, Viale Europa, Catanzaro, Italy
Nephron Clin Pract 111:c229-35. 2009..Since older subjects have a higher risk of acute renal failure, we have extended our study to evaluate the specific impact of pulsatile CPB on the perioperative renal function in elderly patients...
- Respiratory physiotherapy in the pre and postoperative myocardial revascularization surgerySimone Cavenaghi
Hospital de Base de São José do Rio Preto FUNFARME
Rev Bras Cir Cardiovasc 26:455-61. 2011..In spite of several alternatives for the treatment of the coronary artery disease; the surgery of the myocardial revascularization is an option with proper indications of medium and long-term with good results...
- Incomplete revascularization reduces survival benefit of coronary artery bypass grafting: role of off-pump surgeryMats J Synnergren
Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine Cardiothoracic Surgery, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:29-36. 2008..We sought to analyze the influence, if any, of incomplete revascularization and on/off-pump techniques on long-term mortality after coronary artery bypass grafting...
- Advantages of myocardial revascularization after admission for critical limb ischemia in diabetic patients with coronary artery disease: data of a cohort of 564 consecutive patientsEzio Faglia
Diabetology Centre Diabetic Foot Centre, IRCCS Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Italy
J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:1030-6. 2008To evaluate the survival benefit from myocardial revascularization in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia and coronary artery disease (CAD) in a consecutive series of 564 diabetic patients hospitalized from 1999 to 2003 and ..
- Surgical myocardial revascularization versus percutaneous coronary intervention with drug-eluting stents in octogenarian patientsYanai Ben-Gal
Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
Heart Surg Forum 15:E204-9. 2012..Our goal was to compare the clinical outcomes of octogenarian (or older) patients who are referred for either surgical or percutaneous coronary revascularization...
- Ischemic preconditioning suppresses ventricular tachyarrhythmias after myocardial revascularizationZhong Kai Wu
Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
Circulation 106:3091-6. 2002..Ischemic preconditioning (IP) has been proved effective in reducing ischemia reperfusion arrhythmia in animals and humans. Whether IP is effective in suppressing postoperative VF/VT in patients with CABG has not been studied...
- Current status and clinical applications of cardiac multidetector computed tomographyDavid A Halon
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Lady Davis Carmel Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
Cardiology 109:73-84. 2008..MDCT is expected to become an integral part of our diagnostic armamentarium in the cardiac patient...
- Temporal trends in the use of percutaneous coronary intervention and coronary artery bypass surgery in New York State and OntarioDennis T Ko
Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Circulation 121:2635-44. 2010..Although New York State (NYS) historically has had twice as many coronary revascularizations performed as Ontario, the relative evolution of coronary revascularization patterns in both jurisdictions over time is unknown...
- Functional renal outcome in on-pump and off-pump coronary revascularization: a propensity-based analysisArjuna Weerasinghe
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, St Mary s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Ann Thorac Surg 79:1577-83. 2005..Renal adverse outcome was defined as minor (20% increase in serum creatinine from preoperative) or major (composite end point of postoperative serum creatinine >200 mumol/L or postoperative mechanical renal support)...
- Transplantation of the free gastroepiploic artery graft for myocardial revascularization: long-term clinical and angiographic resultsTadahito Eda
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Aichi Cardiovascular and Respiratory Center, Aichi, Japan
Ann Thorac Surg 85:880-4. 2008..We here assess the clinical result and the angiographic patency of the free GEA graft in our method in the late postoperative period...
- Current management of non-ST-segment-elevation acute coronary syndrome: reconciling the results of randomized controlled trialsAbhiram Prasad
Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Eur Heart J 24:1544-53. 2003..The choice of one approach over another is guided largely by local practice patterns and the availability of invasive facilities...
- Myocardial revascularization with radial and mammary arteries: initial and mid-term resultsE E Weinschelbaum
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Institute of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery, Favaloro Foundation, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Ann Thorac Surg 70:1378-83. 2000..We analyzed the in-hospital and midterm results in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery in whom a combination of arterial grafts was used, including radial artery and one or both internal mammary arteries...
- 'No touch' techniques for porcelain ascending aorta: comparison between cardiopulmonary bypass with femoral artery cannulation and off-pump myocardial revascularizationOren Lev-Ran
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
J Card Surg 17:370-6. 2002..Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting (OPCAB) confers the benefits of avoiding aortic cannulation and clamping, and may therefore attenuate this risk...
- [Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting in patients over the age of seventy]Song Xue
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shanghai First People s Hospital, Shanghai 200080, China
Zhonghua Wai Ke Za Zhi 42:661-3. 2004..To discuss the choice of surgical methods and the safety and efficacy of off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting (OPCAB) in elderly patients...
- Medical therapy versus myocardial revascularization in chronic coronary syndrome and stable anginaPrakash C Deedwania
Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Central California Health Care System, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, Fresno, USA
Am J Med 124:681-8. 2011..angina include antianginal drugs: nitrates, beta-blockers, calcium channel blockers, ranolazine, and myocardial revascularization. Recent trials have shown that although revascularization is slightly better in controlling symptoms, ..
- Midterm outcomes of myocardial revascularization in childrenNicola Viola
The Labatt Family Heart Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children and the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 139:333-8. 2010..Pediatric coronary artery bypass grafting is uncommon. Small target vessels and appropriate conduit choice are the main technical challenges...
- Joint ESC/EACTS guidelines on myocardial revascularizationPhilippe Kolh
Cardiovascular Surgery Department, University Hospital, CHU, ULg of Liege, Liege, Belgium
J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 12:264-7. 2011The Guidelines for Myocardial Revascularization of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS) are the very first reported consensus document, by a writing committee balanced ..
- Arterial myocardial revascularization using bilateral radial artery 17 years after right pneumonectomyNevzat Erdil
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Inonu University, Turgut Ozal Medical Center, 44315 Malatya, Turkey
Tex Heart Inst J 31:96-8. 2004We report the case of a 51-year-old man who underwent arterial myocardial revascularization with the use of bilateral radial arteries, 17 years after undergoing a right pneumonectomy...
- Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery technique for total arterial myocardial revascularization: a prospective randomized studyClaudio Muneretto
Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
Ann Thorac Surg 76:778-82; discussion 783. 2003We investigated whether off-pump coronary artery bypass (OPCAB) surgery should be the procedure of choice in total arterial myocardial revascularization with composite grafts.
- Endothelin-1 and acute myocardial infarction: a no-reflow mediator after successful percutaneous myocardial revascularizationGiampaolo Niccoli
Institute of Cardiology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, 00168 Rome, Italy
Eur Heart J 27:1793-8. 2006..We aimed to investigate the relationship between systemic ET-1 plasma levels and no-reflow in a group of AMI patients treated by primary PCI...
- All-cause readmission and repeat revascularization after percutaneous coronary intervention in a cohort of medicare patientsJeptha P Curtis
Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 54:903-7. 2009..The purpose of this study was to report on the all-cause readmission and repeat revascularization rates after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
- The association between socioeconomic position, use of revascularization procedures and five-year survival after recovery from acute myocardial infarctionMaria Rosvall
Social Epidemiology, Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
BMC Public Health 8:44. 2008..In this Swedish nation-wide longitudinal study we wanted to evaluate long-term survival after AMI in relation to socioeconomic position (SEP) and use of revascularization...
- The effects of intermittent positive pressure and incentive spirometry in the postoperative of myocardial revascularizationWalmir Romanini
Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brasil
Arq Bras Cardiol 89:94-9, 105-10. 2007..Pulmonary complications are important causes of morbidity and fatalities among patients subject to cardiac surgery. The respiratory physiotherapy has been aiding in the recovery of these patient ones...
- Inflammation and long-term mortality after non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome treated with a very early invasive strategy in 1042 consecutive patientsChristian Mueller
Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Germany
Circulation 105:1412-5. 2002..This study sought to evaluate the predictive value of C-reactive protein (CRP) on long-term mortality in non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes (NSTACS) that were treated with a very early aggressive revascularization strategy...
- A score proposal to evaluate surgical risk in patients submitted to myocardial revascularization surgeryMichel Pereira Cadore
Unidade de Tratamento Intensivo Cardiovascular, Pós Operatório de Cirurgia Cardíaca, Hospital São Lucas da PUC RS, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Rev Bras Cir Cardiovasc 25:447-56. 2010Scores to predict surgical risk in patients submitted to myocardial revascularization surgery are broadly used.
- Effects of milrinone versus epinephrine on left ventricular relaxation after cardiopulmonary bypass following myocardial revascularization: assessment by color m-mode and tissue DopplerEmilio B Lobato
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Gainesville, 32610, USA
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:334-9. 2005..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the left ventricular lusitropic effects of epinephrine versus milrinone after cardiopulmonary bypass...
- Patients with hibernating myocardium show altered left ventricular volumes and shape, which revert after revascularization: evidence that dyssynergy might directly induce cardiac remodelingErberto Carluccio
Department of Cardiology, University of Perugia School of Medicine, Perugia, Italy
J Am Coll Cardiol 47:969-77. 2006..e., in the absence of transmural necrosis) and whether this phenomenon is potentially reversible after contractile recovery...
- Ministernotomy in myocardial revascularization preserves postoperative pulmonary functionSolange Guizilini
Escola Paulista de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
Arq Bras Cardiol 95:587-93. 2010..In coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery, the need to perform a midsternotomy has been considered a factor for the decrease in postoperative pulmonary function...
- Increasing resources effected equity in access to revascularizations for patients with diabetesTuulikki Vehko
National Institute for Health and Welfare THL, Helsinki, Finland
Scand Cardiovasc J 44:237-44. 2010....
- Neovascularization of ischemic myocardium by human bone-marrow-derived angioblasts prevents cardiomyocyte apoptosis, reduces remodeling and improves cardiac functionA A Kocher
Department of Surgery, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
Nat Med 7:430-6. 2001....
- Guidelines for percutaneous coronary interventions. The Task Force for Percutaneous Coronary Interventions of the European Society of CardiologySigmund Silber
Kardiologische Praxis und Praxisklinik, Munchen, Germany
Eur Heart J 26:804-47. 2005....
- Acute coronary care in the elderly, part II: ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction: a scientific statement for healthcare professionals from the American Heart Association Council on Clinical Cardiology: in collaboration with the Society of GeriatricKaren P Alexander
Duke University Medical Center, USA
Circulation 115:2570-89. 2007....
- Angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibition in stable coronary artery diseaseEugene Braunwald
Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
N Engl J Med 351:2058-68. 2004..ACE inhibitors have also been shown to reduce atherosclerotic complications in patients who have vascular disease without heart failure...
- Effects of pretreatment with clopidogrel and aspirin followed by long-term therapy in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: the PCI-CURE studyS R Mehta
Division of Cardiology, the Population Health Research Institute and the Canadian Cardiovascular Collaboration Project Office, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
Lancet 358:527-33. 2001..We aimed to find out whether, in addition to aspirin, pretreatment with clopidogrel followed by long-term therapy after PCI is superior to a strategy of no pretreatment and short-term therapy for only 4 weeks after PCI...
- Trends in coronary artery revascularisation procedures in Western Australia, 1980-2001M S T Hobbs
School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
Heart 90:1036-41. 2004..To describe trends in the use of coronary artery revascularisation procedures (CARPs) and to determine whether or when CARP rates will stabilise...
- Tranexamic acid reduces bleeding and the need for blood transfusion in primary myocardial revascularizationDeeb Zabeeda
Department of Anesthesia, The Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
Ann Thorac Surg 74:733-8. 2002..The objective of this study was to study the effect of low-dose tranexamic acid (TA) on postoperative bleeding and coagulation variables after coronary artery bypass grafting operation...
- Time course of functional recovery of stunned and hibernating segments after surgical revascularizationJ J Bax
Department of Cardiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden
Circulation 104:I314-8. 2001..Accordingly, the time courses of functional recovery in hibernating and stunned myocardium were compared...
- EuroSCORE as predictor of in-hospital mortality after percutaneous coronary interventionE Romagnoli
Institute of Cardiology, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
Heart 95:43-8. 2009..Thus, we sought to assess the European System for Cardiac Operative Risk Evaluation (EuroSCORE) validity to predict in-hospital mortality after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
- Usefulness of 64-slice cardiac computed tomographic angiography for diagnosing acute coronary syndromes and predicting clinical outcome in emergency department patients with chest pain of uncertain originRonen Rubinshtein
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Lady Davis Carmel Medical Center and the Ruth and Bruce Rappaport School of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
Circulation 115:1762-8. 2007....
- Troponin I and lactate from coronary sinus predict cardiac complications after myocardial revascularizationFrancesco Onorati
Cardiac Surgery Unit, Magna Graecia University, Catanzaro, Italy
Ann Thorac Surg 83:1016-23. 2007Postoperative troponin I and lactate elevation are related to cardiac complications after myocardial revascularization. We sought to evaluate earlier predictive value for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and myocardial damage of troponin ..
- Short-term and long-term outcomes in 133,429 emergency patients admitted with angina or myocardial infarction in Scotland, 1990-2000: population-based cohort studyS Capewell
Department of Public Health, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
Heart 92:1563-70. 2006..To analyse short- and long-term outcomes and prognostic factors in a large population-based cohort of unselected patients with a first emergency admission for suspected acute coronary syndrome between 1990 and 2000 in Scotland...
- [Differences between women's and men's access to interventional cardiovascular procedures at public hospitals in Andalusia (Spain)]María J Aguado-Romeo
Agencia de Evaluación de Tecnología Sanitaria, Consejeria de Salud, Junta de Andalucia, Sevilla, Espana
Rev Esp Cardiol 59:785-93. 2006..The aim of this study was to determine whether there are differences between women's and men's access to coronary revascularization procedures for acute coronary syndrome in Andalusia, Spain...
- Coronary CT angiography and myocardial perfusion imaging to detect flow-limiting stenoses: a potential gatekeeper for coronary revascularization?Oliver Gaemperli
Cardiac Imaging, University Hospital Zurich, Ramistrasse 100, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
Eur Heart J 30:2921-9. 2009....
- Clinical and angiographic risk assessment in patients with left main stem lesionsScot Garg
Department of Interventional Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
JACC Cardiovasc Interv 3:891-901. 2010..This paper reviews contemporary and newly proposed risk models for patients undergoing left main stem revascularization...
- Outcomes in patients with de novo left main disease treated with either percutaneous coronary intervention using paclitaxel-eluting stents or coronary artery bypass graft treatment in the Synergy Between Percutaneous Coronary Intervention with TAXUS and CMarie Claude Morice
Institut Hospitalier Jacques Cartier, 6 avenue du Noyer Lambert, Massy, France
Circulation 121:2645-53. 2010....
- Nonstress delayed-enhancement magnetic resonance imaging of the myocardium predicts improvement of function after revascularization for chronic ischemic heart disease with left ventricular dysfunctionPaulo R Schvartzman
Department of Radiology Section of Cardiovascular Imaging, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
Am Heart J 146:535-41. 2003..This investigation assessed the use of DE-MRI for predicting functional improvement after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) in patients with CIHD and significant LV dysfunction...
- Nonrandomized comparison of coronary artery bypass surgery and percutaneous coronary intervention for the treatment of unprotected left main coronary artery disease in octogenariansJosep Rodes-Cabau
Department of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Quebec Heart Institute, Laval Hospital, Quebec, Canada
Circulation 118:2374-81. 2008....
- The role of ascorbic acid in the prevention of atrial fibrillation after elective on-pump myocardial revascularization surgery: a single-center experience--a pilot studyPavlos Papoulidis
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, General Hospital G Papanikolaou, Exohi, 57010 Thessaloniki, Greece
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 12:121-4. 2011..5±2.8 days vs. 6.7±1.9, P=0.034). Supplementation of vitamin C reduces the incidence of postCABG AF, and decreases the time needed for rhythm restoration and length of hospital stay...
- Current state of surgical myocardial revascularizationFrank W Sellke
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
Circ J 74:1031-7. 2010..This review article provides a brief historical perspective on the procedure, and examines the current state of modern variations including off-pump, limited-access, and robotic-assisted CABG...
- Early and midterm results after coronary artery bypass grafting with and without cardiopulmonary bypass: which patient population benefits the most?Tobias Deuse
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Grosshadern Medical Center, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
Heart Surg Forum 6:77-83. 2003..We present our early and midterm results with off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting (OPCAB) on the beating heart and with conventional coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) and compare patient outcomes for both procedures...
- Socioeconomic inequities in invasive cardiac procedures after first myocardial infarction in Finland in 1995Tiina Hetemaa
National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health STAKES, Outcome and Equity Research, Lintulahdenkuja 4, 00530, Helsinki, Finland
J Clin Epidemiol 57:301-8. 2004..We examined socioeconomic disparities in coronary procedure rates after first events among hospitalized myocardial infarction (MI) patients...
- Immediate results of right internal thoracic artery and radial artery as the second arterial graft in myocardial revascularizationLeonardo Augusto Miana
Cardiovascular Surgery Service of Santa Casade Misericórdia in Juiz de Fora, Juiz de Fora MG
Rev Bras Cir Cardiovasc 22:60-7. 2007We sought to compare early clinical outcomes in patients receiving a right internal thoracic artery or a radial artery as the second arterial graft in myocardial revascularization.
- Inequalities in coronary revascularisation during the 1990s: evidence from the British regional heart studyR W Morris
Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London NW3 2PF, UK
Heart 91:635-40. 2005..To investigate the influence of age and social circumstances on probability of revascularisation among British men...
- Degree of risk related to procedures performed in conjunction with surgical myocardial revascularization in octogenariansJose Carlos Rossini Iglezias
InCor, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
Clinics (Sao Paulo) 64:387-92. 2009We determined the degree of risk produced by the association of other surgical procedures with surgical myocardial revascularization in octogenarian patients and identified the risk factors that best explain hospital mortality.
- Quality of life after surgical myocardial revascularization, angioplasty or medical treatmentMyrthes Emy Takiuti
Instituto do Coracao, Hospital das Clinicas, FM, USP, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
Arq Bras Cardiol 88:537-44. 2007..Although the clinical benefits of coronary interventions seem to be confirmed, their effects on quality of life (QoL) are still scarcely studied...
- Acute Coronary Syndrome Outcomes for Medicare PatientsSALLY STEARNS; Fiscal Year: 2009..The gold standard therapy for acute coronary syndrome (ACS) is early mechanical myocardial revascularization with either percutaneous intervention with stents (PCIS) or coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)...
- STICHESEric J Velazquez; Fiscal Year: 2013DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The STICH Myocardial Revascularization Hypothesis completed enrollment of 1212 subjects in whom the responsible physicians were at equipoise regarding the benefits of myocardial revascularization in ..
- Molecular regulation of vein graft adapationAlan Dardik; Fiscal Year: 2013..Improving results of long-term myocardial revascularization and limb salvage remain critically dependent on understanding the mechanisms of excessive intimal ..
- SKELETAL MUSCLE FOR MYOCARDIAL ASSISTANCEJOHN MANNION; Fiscal Year: 1993..objectives of this proposed research: the first is to evaluate the potential for an indirect method of myocardial revascularization using chronically electrically stimulated skeletal muscle as a rich source of collateral blood supply; ..
- Imaging and Laser Revascularization in HibernationLynne Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2003..for CABG or PICA are now being considered for new methods of revascularization such as direct myocardial revascularization with laser channels using catheter based approach (DMR)...
- IMPROVING OUTCOMES AND QUALITY OF LIFE AFTER CABGMary Charlson; Fiscal Year: 1999Surgical myocardial revascularization (CABG) is an effective treatment for triple vessel and left main coronary artery disease used for thousands of patients annually in the United States...
- CARDIAC SURGERY AND CEREBROVASCULAR COMPLICATIONSTODD TROOST; Fiscal Year: 1993..In patients undergoing myocardial revascularization, Project 1 will determine if careful avoidance of hyperglycemia, which worsens experimental ischemic ..
- Vector Identification and Gene Delivery Approach in PigsJUDITH GWATHMEY; Fiscal Year: 2007..Despite advances in traditional approaches to its treatment, including pharmacological management, myocardial revascularization, mechanical assist devices, and transplantation, heart failure remains a leading cause of death ..
- Vector Identification and Gene Delivery Approach in PigsJUDITH GWATHMEY; Fiscal Year: 2005..Despite advances in traditional approaches to its treatment, including pharmacologic management, myocardial revascularization, mechanical assist devices, and transplantation, CHF remains a leading cause of death worldwide...
- NONINVASIVE PROTON BEAM MYOCARDIAL REVASCULARIZATIONKeith March; Fiscal Year: 2000..This exploratory study will examine the feasibility of using external proton radiation to induce myocardial revascularization.
- TOSCA-2 An Angiographic Substudy of the Occluded Arter*Vladimir Dzavik; Fiscal Year: 2004..The Data Coordinating Center (DCC) is the Maryland Medical Research Institute, the DCC of OAT. The An2iogiraphic Core Laboratory is at the University of British Columbia. ..
- Safer Antithrombotic Therapy for Elderly ACS PatientsEric Peterson; Fiscal Year: 2006..Finally, we will use established relations with professional societies and the VHA to widely disseminate our study's major findings. ..
- Genetic Predictors of Outcome in Acute MIMarc Sabatine; Fiscal Year: 2005..Genomic control will be employed to detect and control for population stratification. Interaction terms will be incorporated into regression models to explore gene-environment and pharmacogenomic interactions. ..
- Impact of CHD Risk Perception on Health Behaviors and O*Janice Barnhart; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Retrograde In Situ Isolated Cardiac Gene DeliveryCharles Bridges; Fiscal Year: 2004..Further development of this approach may ultimately lead to the development of clinically relevant techniques of therapeutic cardiac gene delivery for the treatment of heart failure of diverse etiologies. ..
- Inflammation, Procoagulation, and Plaque VulnerabilityBurton Sobel; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Evaluating reasons for variations in LDL levelsP Ho; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Whole Genome Association Study of Migraine in WomenROBERT YUK LUNG ZEE; Fiscal Year: 2010..Thus, we request funding to study the genomic of migraine using a whole genome approach and to evaluate gene-environment interactions. ..
- Neighborhood Disparities and Access to Cardiac CareJing Fang; Fiscal Year: 2003..This would be important for policy to eliminate the health disparity. ..
- Novel Imaging to Predict Cardiovascular Events in DiabetesZahi A Fayad; Fiscal Year: 2010..It is our expectation that our data will be utilized to evaluate and improve existent treatment and develop effective new therapies to decrease the burden of atherosclerotic disease in diabetes. ..
- BARI II - FIBRINOLYSIS AND COAGULATION COREBurton Sobel; Fiscal Year: 2006..The investigators further expect that this collaborative effort will translate into a new practical clinical paradigm that will be used for treatment of Type II diabetic patients. ..
- Restless Legs Syndrome, Cardiovascular Risk Factors, and Cardiovascular EventsTobias Kurth; Fiscal Year: 2010..Thus, this grant proposal request funding to study the association between RLS, CVD risk factors as well as CVD events. ..
- Mechanism of Myocardial Angiogenesis in Transgenic/Knockout AnimalsNilanjana Maulik; Fiscal Year: 2010..This proposal will provide and will identify important new insights into the cellular and molecular mechanisms of the cardioprotection provided by VEGF signaling through important candidate genes. ..
- Family Cardiac Caregiver Investigation to Evaluate Outcomes (FIT-O)Lori J Mosca; Fiscal Year: 2010..Improved adherence to evidence-based preventive therapies could have a substantial public health benefit. ..
- Retinopathy in Chronic Renal InsufficiencyJuan E Grunwald; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Activating Consumers to Exercise in Community Psychiatry Through Peer Support.Gail Daumit; Fiscal Year: 2008..This study will provide important data for future work to reduce cardiovascular risk and improve health in persons with SMI. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Cardiac care in specialty and general hospitalsPeter M Cram; Fiscal Year: 2010..Together these analyses will provide much needed information on the relative quality of care provided by specialty cardiac hospitals to policy makers, payors, providers and patients. ..
- The significance of racial segregation for CV diseaseMary Vaughan Sarrazin; Fiscal Year: 2007..The knowledge gained from this study about the significance of segregation as a determinant of racial disparity will be essential for designing effective strategies for eliminating disparities. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- New Cardiac Surgery Programs: Patients, Outcomes, AccessFRANCES LUCAS; Fiscal Year: 2008..procedures or result in an overall increase in the population-based rates of care, including CABG and total revascularization (either CABG or percutaneous coronary interventions) as additional capacity is brought online? ..
- Genetics Myocardial Adverse Outcomes/Graft Failure-CABGMihai Podgoreanu; Fiscal Year: 2008....
- Angiogenesis in a model of diabetes and endothelial dysfunctionFrank Sellke; Fiscal Year: 2009..We hope that the results of these studies will bring important insights about the mechanisms inhibiting chronic ischemia induced endogenous angiogenesis and the response to exogenous factors in more relevant animal models of diabetes. ..
- Pain Medication Use & Risk Factors for Opioid DependenceDaniel Solomon; Fiscal Year: 2004..Our goal is to use the results of the proposed research to inform a future intervention to improve opioid prescribing within this large pharmacy benefits program. ..
- Randomized Control Trial of Mifepristone for FibroidsKevin Fiscella; Fiscal Year: 2004..The study may also offer valuable insight into a mechanism by which mifepristone reduces fibroid size. ..
- OPIOID HIBERNATION FACTORS FOR MYOCARDIAL PROTECTIONSteven Bolling; Fiscal Year: 2002..The ability of the delta opioids to effect myocardial protection suggests that the use of these molecules may be valuable in many clinical scenarios resulting in ischemia. ..
- MAGNETIC RESONANCE CORONARY ANGIOGRAPHYJohn Oshinski; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- Bone Marrow Angioblasts For Cardiac RegenerationSilviu Itescu; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Impact of Certificate of Need on the Use of Revascularization for AMIMary Vaughan Sarrazin; Fiscal Year: 2006..g., revascularization, mortality) and Cox regression with stratification for time-to-event outcomes (e.g., time to readmission). [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Choroidal circulation in age related macular degenerationJuan Grunwald; Fiscal Year: 2008..In addition, the knowledge gained through this investigation could also help in the identification of patients at risk of developing choroidal neovascularization, thus enabling earlier treatment. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- OCULAR HEMODYNAMICS IN GLAUCOMAJuan Grunwald; Fiscal Year: 2001..If hemodynamic abnormalities are present, then attention can be focused on altering the optic nerve circulation as a means of treating glaucoma. ..
- OBESITY IN BLACK WOMENJeanine Albu; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- THROMBOTIC, INFLAMMATORY & GENE MARKERS OF CVD IN WOMENPaul Ridker; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Randomized Controlled Testing of Osteoporosis EducationDaniel Solomon; Fiscal Year: 2006..A multi-disciplinary Training Advisory Board will review the applicants progress regularly to ensure that the proposed training goals are met. ..
- HEART RATE RECOVERY AND MORTALITYMichael Lauer; Fiscal Year: 2002..All the data needed for this project are already electronically available; that fact, along with the work already done, lends confidence to the feasibility of this project. ..
- Transforming PCI Informed Consent into an Evidence-based Decision-making ToolJohn A Spertus; Fiscal Year: 2010..We will then estimate the cost-savings associated with more rational BAT use to test the hypothesis that PRISM will improve the cost-effectiveness of PCI. ..
- OBSERVATIONAL COHORT STUDY OF SODIUM, WEIGHT AND CVDNancy Cook; Fiscal Year: 2003..This cohort provides a unique resource to address the impact in a normotensive population of salt restriction and weight change on subsequent cardiovascular events. ..
- MENTAL & SOMATIC ILLNESS: NEEDS, SERVICES, AND OUTCOMESGail Daumit; Fiscal Year: 2004..Daumit the experience and tools she needs to develop into an independent clinician research in the epidemiology and health services research of mental disorders. ..
- The Effectiveness of Treatment for Adult PeriodontitisPhilippe Hujoel; Fiscal Year: 2006..This information can help determine in what area of periodontal research definitive clinical trials may offer the greatest contribution. ..
- Bone Marrow Angioblasts for Myocardial VasculogenesisSilviu Itescu; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Modified Late Infarct Reperfusion to Prevent Post MI CHFRobert Gorman; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Mechanisms of CardioprotectionRoberto Bolli; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- MESA Family StudyKarol Watson; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Intramyocellular Lipid: Effects of Race and DietJeanine Albu; Fiscal Year: 2007..In this regard these studies may help to identify mechanisms for race-ethnic disparities in the incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus and therefore respond to the NIH PA number 04-074. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Cardiovascular Development and Disease in the YoungMichael Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Mechanistic Determinants of Pacing-induced Cardiac MemoryMichael R Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2010..Rather than being reductionist, the approach attempts to synthesize information so that we can better comprehend and impact on a clinically important problem. ..
- LONGITUDINAL METHODS IN CANCER RESEARCHTherese Stukel; Fiscal Year: 2002..The methods we propose will circumvent many of the above technical difficulties and would not require either special software or high performance computer workstations. ..
- SHOCK TRIAL: LONG-TERM SURVIVAL AND STATISTICAL SUPPORTLynn Sleeper; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- CHD Incidence: Depression & Inflammation RiskKarina Davidson; Fiscal Year: 2006..We propose to assay plasma samples for CRP, IL-6 and ICAM-1 and then to statistically model the associations among depression, inflammation and CHD incidence. ..
- SECONDARY PREVENTION TRIAL OF VENOUS THROMBOSISPaul Ridker; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Utility of a New Database to Study Drug Safety during PregnancySOKO SETOGUCHI IWATA; Fiscal Year: 2008..This database based on large population-based follow-up data with linkable clinical birth data has the potential to enhance the safety of prescription drug use in pregnant women and their children. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Assisted Patient-Selection for Thrombolytics in StrokeDavid Kent; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Improving Treatment of Newly Diagnosed OsteoporosisPeter Cram; Fiscal Year: 2009..Finally, this work will serve as a model for examining the barriers to and improving treatment of other chronic diseases identified through screening. ..