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Research Article   |   10.36959/652/398 Volume 4 Issue 1

Association of Hyperhomocysteinemia and Adverse Postoperative Outcomes of on-Pump Primary Isolated Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Surgery among Postmenopausal Women

Authors: Rafael Kmiliauskis Santos Gomes, PhD and Moacyr Roberto Cuce Nobre, PhD
Studies investigating the possible role of hyperhomocysteinemia (HHC) in increasing postoperative morbidity and mortality among postmenopausal women undergoing on-pump primary isolated coronary artery... Read more

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Review Article   |   10.36959/652/397 Volume 4 Issue 1

The Impact of Ischemic Heart Disease on Rheumatoid Arthritis

Authors: Rafael Kmiliauskis Santos Gomes, PhD and Moacyr Roberto Cuce Nobre, PhD
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a systemic inflammatory autoimmune disease of unknown etiology. Current knowledge supports that chronic inflammation represents a crucial risk factor without prior develop... Read more

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Case Report   |   10.36959/652/396 Volume 4 Issue 1

Second Level Management of a Complex Case with Suspected Cardiac Amyloidosis: A Challenge for the Clinician

Authors: Valerio Massimo Magro
We report the clinical case report of a 67-year-old patient with diagnoses of hypertension, ischemic heart disease and a previous history of Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) and nonspecific signs and... Read more

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Research Article   |   10.36959/652/395 Volume 4 Issue 1

Survival of Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest by Early Defibrillation in the Sorrento Peninsula

Authors: Maurizio Santomauro, Vincenzo Iaccarino, Salvatore Criscuolo, Adele Ferro, Carla Riganti, Mario Alberto Santomauro, Raffaele Giordano, Mario Petretta, Francesco Elia and Domenico Bonaduce
Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) is a critical public health problem also in Italy. The use of Automated External Defibrillator (AED) by non-healthcare professionals was approved in Italy since 2... Read more

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Mini Review   |   10.36959/652/394 Volume 3 Issue 1

Transfusion Strategy the Impact of Oxygen Delivery

Authors: Bhavsar R, Greisen J and Carl-Johan Jakobsen
Cardiac surgery is associated with high risk of perioperative blood loss leading to hemodynamic instability, which frequently warrants fluid replacement, pharmacological therapy or transfusion. Regard... Read more

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Original Article   |   10.36959/652/393 Volume 3 Issue 1

Challenges in Cardiology: Mixed Valvular Heart Disease

Authors: Jamilah Al Rahimi and Ahmed Abuosa
Valvular heart disease is either in form of stenosis or regurgitation that result from acquired pathology or related to congenital cardiac lesions. Mixed valvular disease is referred to having more th... Read more

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Original Article   |   10.36959/652/392 Volume 3 Issue 1

Factors Determining Fast-Track Failure Post Cardiac Surgery

Authors: YC Tham, Zihui Tan, Jinghui Chen, SY Chia, KC Chua, Kenny Sin and Shah Shitalkumar
Fast track protocol has been proven to be cost effective and allows optimal utilization of healthcare services. Careful patient selection is crucial to its success. We aim to identify factors leading ... Read more

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CASE REPORT   |   10.36959/652/391 Volume 3 Issue 1

Perioperative Management of a Patient with Factor XI Deficiency Undergoing Cardiac Surgery

Authors: Ibrahim Mungan, Serdar Yamanyar, Cetin Murat Songur and Sema Turan
Factor XI deficiency (FXID), is a rare disorder of the coagulation system and the incidence of FXID is estimated to be one in a million. It is claimed to be associated with prominent bleeding in case ... Read more

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LETTER TO EDITOR   |   10.36959/652/390 Volume 3 Issue 1

Editorial on Advances in Artificial Heart

Authors: Manu Mitra
Biological heart is like an engine inside the body that keeps everything running. In a day, heart pumps approximately two thousand gallons of blood. Like any other engine if heart is not taken care; i... Read more

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Original Article   |   10.36959/652/389 Volume 3 Issue 1

Prognostic Value of Pre-Procedural Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction Flow in ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction Patients with Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

Authors: Kye Taek Ahn, Jin Kyung Oh, Jin-Ok Jeong, Seon Ah Jin, Jae-Hwan Lee, Si-Wan Choi, Myung Ho Jeong, Shung Chull Chae, Myeong Chan Cho, Jang Ho Bae, In-Whan Seong, Other Korea Acute Myocardial Infarction Registry (KAMIR) and Korean Registry of Myocardial Infarction (KorMI) investigators
We investigated the prognostic value of pre-procedural Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) flow for major adverse cardiac events (MACE) and cardiovascular death (CVD) using Korean registry da... Read more

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Original Article   |   10.36959/652/388 Volume 2 Issue 1

Phantom Assessment of Unshielded Magnetocardiography Repeatability, Precision and Accuracy in Electric Sources Localization

Authors: Gianmarco Lombardi, Anna Rita Sorbo, Riccardo Fenici and Donatella Brisinda
Pre-interventional knowledge of arrhythmogenic substrate location may reduce interventional time and arrhythmias ablation risks. Magnetocardiographic Mapping (MCG) is a contactless method for non-inva... Read more

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Review Article   |   10.36959/652/387 Volume 2 Issue 1

Recent Progress in the Diagnosis and Management of Tako-Tsubo Syndrome

Authors: Thanh H Nguyen, Gao J Ong, Sven Yuri Surikow, Jeanette Stansborough, Matthew Worthley, Gnanadevan Mahadavan, Dana Dawson DM, Michael P Frenneaux and John D Horowitz
Tako-Tsubo Syndrome (TTS), also known as apical ballooning syndrome or "broken heart syndrome", was discovered by Japanese investigators 27 years ago, and was initially assumed to be a rarity.... Read more

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Research Article   |   10.36959/652/386 Volume 2 Issue 1

Hemolytic Anemia after Mitral Valve Repair: Case Report

Authors: Haydar Yasa and Füruzan Aktuğ
Mechanical hemolytic anemia, although there is a well-known complication of mechanical valve replacement is reported to be rare after mitral valve repair.... Read more

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Review Article   |   10.36959/652/385 Volume 2 Issue 1

Role of Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation as an Alternative to Tracheostomy in the Weaning of Patients with Acute Respiratory Failure

Authors: Rosa Mariela Mirambeaux Villalona, Salvador Díaz-Lobato and John Robert Bach
Tracheostomy is a very frequently performed procedure that is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. There are several complications related to tracheostomy, such as bleeding, stomal inf... Read more

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Research Article   |   10.36959/652/384 Volume 2 Issue 1

The Role of Cardiotrophin-1 in the Evaluation of Myocardial Ischemia in Patients Undergoing Off-Pump and On-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

Authors: Mehmet Ergun Tecimer, Ahmet Yuksel, Murat Bicer, Irem Iris Kan, Mustafa Tok and Isik Senkaya Signak
The purpose of this study was to investigate the availability of cardiotrophin-1 in the evaluation of myocardial ischemia in patients undergoing off-pump and on-pump coronary artery bypass surgery.... Read more

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Editorial   |   10.36959/652/383 Volume 1 Issue 1

Digital Eyewear in Cardiology-Looking Forward

Authors: Stephen J Leslie and Charles Knoery
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) remains a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide and consumes a large proportion of health care budgets due to acute admissions to hospital, hospital transfers, ... Read more

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Case Report   |   10.36959/652/382 Volume 1 Issue 1

Brugada Type 1 ECG Caused by an RVOT Tumor

Authors: Bruno Schnegg, Jens Seiler, Thomas M Suter, Hildegard Tanner and Helge Servatius
A 66-year-old female patient without any relevant medical history other than rectal cancer was admitted for biopsy of a peri-myocardial tumor after the incidental finding of a mass in the region of th... Read more

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Review Article   |   10.36959/652/381 Volume 1 Issue 1

Flow Velocity, Fluid Dynamics and Vascular Pathophysiology

Authors: Gundu HR Rao
Diseases of blood vessels cause more morbidity and mortality than combined impact of any other major noncommunicable disease (NCD) including cancer. By and large, these diseases are diagnosed by monit... Read more

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