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The Silesian Registry of Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: Study design and results of a three-month pilot study

(Original articles)

Klaudiusz Nadolny, Kamil Bujak, Michał Kucap, Przemysław Trzeciak, Bartosz Hudzik, Artur Borowicz, Mariusz Gąsior

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0140

Reproducibility of optical coherence tomography in vein grafts used for coronary revascularization

(Original articles)

Øystein Pettersen, Elżbieta Pociask, Krzysztof P. Malinowski, Magdalena Slezak, Knut Hegbom, Rune Wiseth, Dag Ole Nordhaug

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0139

Significance of congestive heart failure as a cause of pleural effusion: Pilot data from a large multidisciplinary teaching hospital

(Original articles)

Piotr Korczyński, Katarzyna Górska, Damian Konopka, Dżamila Al-Haj, Krzysztof J. Filipiak, Rafał Krenke

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0137
Pubmed: 30406935

Impact of routine invasive strategy on outcomes in patients with non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction during 2005–2014: A report from the Polish Registry of Acute Coronary Syndromes (PL-ACS)

(Original articles)

Łukasz Piątek, Krzysztof Wilczek, Jacek Kurzawski, Marek Gierlotka, Mariusz Gąsior, Lech Poloński, Marcin Sadowski

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0136
Pubmed: 30406936

Randomized controlled clinical trials versus real-life atrial fibrillation patients treated with oral anticoagulants. Do we treat the same patients?

(Original articles)

Paweł Balsam, Agata Tymińska, Krzysztof Ozierański, Martyna Zaleska, Katarzyna Żukowska, Katarzyna Szepietowska, Kacper Maciejewski, Michał Peller, Marcin Grabowski, Piotr Lodziński, Łukasz Kołtowski, Anna Praska-Ogińska, Inna Zaboyska, Janusz Bednarski, Krzysztof J. Filipiak, Grzegorz Opolski

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0135
Pubmed: 30406937

Elliptical stretch as a cause of side branch ostial compromise after main vessel stenting in coronary bifurcations: New insights from numerical analysis

(Original articles)

Dobrin Iotkov Vassilev, Ghassan S. Kassab, Carlos Collet, Juan Luis Gutiérrez-Chico, Gianluca Rigatelli, Robert J. Gil, Patrick W. Serruys

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0124
Pubmed: 30394509

Right atrial pathology in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia

(Original articles)

Guoliang Li, Guy H. Fontaine, Shuanliang Fan, Yang Yan, Peter K. Bode, Firat Duru, Robert Frank, Ardan M. Saguner

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0123
Pubmed: 30394508

Long term outcomes in diabetic patients treated with atherectomy for peripheral artery disease

(Original articles)

Adam J. Janas, Krzysztof P. Milewski, Piotr P. Buszman, Wojciech Trendel, Aleksandra Kolarczyk-Haczyk, Mariusz Hochuł, Maciej Pruski Jr., Wojciech Wojakowski, Paweł E. Buszman, Radosław S. Kiesz

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0122
Pubmed: 30394507

The effect of chest compression frequency on the quality of resuscitation by lifeguards. A prospective randomized crossover multicenter simulation trial

(Original articles)

Jacek Smereka, Łukasz Iskrzycki, Elżbieta Makomaska-Szaroszyk, Karol Bielski, Michael Frass, Oliver Robak, Kurt Ruetzler, Michael Czekajło, Antonio Rodríguez-Núnez, Jesús López-Herce, Łukasz Szarpak

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0121
Pubmed: 30338845

Cardiovascular complications after radiotherapy

(Review articles)

Izabela Nabiałek-Trojanowska, Ewa Lewicka, Anna Wrona, Anna M. Kaleta, Zuzanna Lewicka-Potocka, Grzegorz Raczak, Rafał Dziadziuszko

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0120
Pubmed: 30338841

The Polish adaptation of the CAMbridge Pulmonary Hypertension Outcome Review (CAMPHOR)

(Original articles)

Katarzyna Małaczynska-Rajpold, Anna Smukowska-Gorynia, Alice Heaney, Stephen P. McKenna, Magdalena Janus, Aleksander Araszkiewicz, Stanislaw Jankiewicz, Sylwia Slawek-Szmyt, Iga Tomaszewska, Tatiana Mularek-Kubzdela

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0119
Pubmed: 30338844

High-sensitive troponin T increase after hemodialysis is associated with left ventricular global longitudinal strain and ultrafiltration rate

(Original articles)

Serkan Ünlü, Asife Şahinarslan, Burak Sezenöz, Orhan Mecit Uludağ, Gökhan Gökalp, Özden Seçkin, Selim Turgay Arınsoy, Özlem Gülbahar, Nuri Bülent Boyacı

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0118
Pubmed: 30338843

High mobility group box-1 in hypothalamic paraventricular nuclei attenuates sympathetic tone in rats at post-myocardial infarction

(Original articles)

Pang Li, Yin Jie, Shi YuGen, Wang Yu, Suhua Yan

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0117
Pubmed: 30338842

Comparison of temperature measurements in esophagus and urinary bladder in comatose patients after cardiac arrest undergoing mild therapeutic hypothermia

(Original articles)

Julia M. Umińska, Katarzyna Buszko, Jakub Ratajczak, Piotr Łach, Krzysztof Pstrągowski, Anita Dąbrowska, Piotr Adamski, Grzegorz Skonieczny, Jacek Manitius, Jacek Kubica

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0115
Pubmed: 30246234

Rate of acquired pulmonary vein stenosis after ablation of atrial fibrillation referred to electroanatomical mapping systems: Does it matter?

(Original articles)

Katharina Schoene, Arash Arya, Cosima Jahnke, Ingo Paetsch, Nikolaos Dagres, Andreas Bollmann, Gerhard Hindricks, Philipp Sommer

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0114
Pubmed: 30246235

Identification of biomarkers and mechanisms of diabetic cardiomyopathy using microarray data

(Original articles)

Hui Li, Xiaoyan Li, Jian Guo, Guifu Wu, Chunping Dong, Yaling Pang, Shan Gao, Yangwei Wang

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0113
Pubmed: 30246236

Coronary plaque redistribution after stent implantation is determined by lipid composition: A NIRS-IVUS analysis

(Original articles)

Tomasz Roleder, Magdalena Dobrolinska, Elzbieta Pociask, Wojciech Wanha, Grzegorz Smolka, Wojciech Walkowicz, Radoslaw Parma, Mariusz Lebek, Tomasz Bochenek, Przemysław Pietraszewski, Elvin Kedhi, Andrzej Ochala, Zbigniew Gasior, Ziad A Ali, Wojciech Wojakowski

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0111
Pubmed: 30246238

Characteristics of circulating endothelial cells obtained from non ST elevation myocardial infarction patients with additional diastolic dysfunction of left ventricle observed in echocardiography

(Original articles)

Pawel Burchardt, Maura Farinacci, Magdalena Mayer, Klaus Luecke, Thomas Krahn, Jaroslaw Manczak, Marek Slomczynski, Jaroslaw Hiczkiewicz, Janusz Rzezniczak

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0110
Pubmed: 30234891

Increased systemic arterial stiffness in patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension

(Original articles)

Monika Sznajder, Olga Dzikowska-Diduch, Katarzyna Kurnicka, Marek Roik, Dominik Wretowski, Piotr Pruszczyk, Maciej Kostrubiec

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0109
Pubmed: 30234892

The usefulness of selected biomarkers in aortic regurgitation

(Original articles)

Piotr Duchnowski, Tomasz Hryniewiecki, Mariusz Kuśmierczyk, Piotr Szymański

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0108
Pubmed: 30234893

Predictors of syncope in patients with severe aortic stenosis: The role of orthostatic unload test

(Original articles)

Paweł Kleczyński, Paweł Petkow Dimitrow, Artur Dziewierz, Agata Wiktorowicz, Tomasz Rakowski, Andrzej Surdacki, Dariusz Dudek

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0107
Pubmed: 30234894

Lipoprotein(a) screening in young and middle-aged patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome

(Original articles)

Ayman Jubran, Anna Zetser, Barak Zafrir

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0106
Pubmed: 30234895

Reproducibility of quantitative flow ratio: An inter-core laboratory variability study

(Original articles)

Yunxiao Chang, Liwei Chen, Jelmer Westra, Zhongwei Sun, Changdong Guan, Yimin Zhang, Daixin Ding, Bo Xu, Shengxian Tu

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0105
Pubmed: 30234896

Cardiac sarcoidosis and ventricular arrhythmias. A rare association of a rare disease. A retrospective cohort study from the National Inpatient Sample and current evidence for management

(Original articles)

Amr Salama, Abdullah Abdullah, Abdul Wahab, George Eigbire, Ryan Hoefen, Richard Alweis

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0104
Pubmed: 30234899

Prognostic significance of red cell distribution width and its relation to increased pulmonary pressure and inflammation in acute heart failure

(Original articles)

Ryszard Targoński, Janusz Sadowski, Magdalena Starek-Stelmaszczyk, Radosław Targoński, Andrzej Rynkiewicz

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0103
Pubmed: 30234900

Diabetes and periprocedural outcomes in patients treated with rotablation during percutaneous coronary interventions

(Original articles)

Rafał A. Januszek, Artur Dziewierz, Zbigniew Siudak, Tomasz Rakowski, Jacek Legutko, Łukasz Rzeszutko, Paweł Kleczyński, Dariusz Dudek, Stanisław Bartuś

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0102
Pubmed: 30234901

Coexistence and management of abdominal aortic aneurysm and coronary artery disease

(Original articles)

Mateusz K. Hołda, Paweł Iwaszczuk, Karolina Wszołek, Jakub Chmiel, Andrzej Brzychczy, Mariusz Trystuła, Marcin Misztal

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0101
Pubmed: 30234902

Long-term lipoprotein apheresis in the treatment of severe familial hypercholesterolemia refractory to high intensity statin therapy: Three year experience at a lipoprotein apheresis centre

(Original articles)

Agnieszka Mickiewicz, Justyna Borowiec-Wolna, Witold Bachorski, Natasza Gilis-Malinowska, Rafał Gałąska, Grzegorz Raczak, Magdalena Chmara, Bartosz Wasąg, Miłosz J. Jaguszewski, Marcin Fijałkowski, Marcin Gruchała

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0100
Pubmed: 30234904

Sutureless aortic valve replacement in high risk patients neutralizes expected worse hospital outcome: A clinical and economic analysis

(Original articles)

Emmanuel Villa, Margherita Dalla Tomba, Antonio Messina, Andrea Trenta, Federico Brunelli, Marco Cirillo, Zean Mhagna, Giovanni Alfonso Chiariello, Giovanni Troise

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0098
Pubmed: 30234906

Pulmonary arterial hypertension in the elderly: Clinical perspectives

(Review articles)

Nicholas Rothbard, Abhinav Agrawal, Conrad Fischer, Arunabh Talwar, Sonu Sahni

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0096
Pubmed: 30155860

Two-year longitudinal evaluation of a second-generation thin-strut sirolimus-eluting bioresorbable coronary scaffold with hybrid cell design in porcine coronary arteries

(Original articles)

Paweł Gasior, Yanping Cheng, Jinggang Xia, Gerard B. Conditt, Jennifer C. McGregor, Renu Virmani, Juan F. Granada, Grzegorz L. Kaluza

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0095
Pubmed: 30155861

In-hospital heart rate reduction and its relation to outcomes of heart failure patients with sinus rhythm: Results from the Polish part of the European Society of Cardiology Heart Failure Pilot and Long-Term Registries

(Original articles)

Paweł Balsam, Michał Peller, Sonia Borodzicz, Agnieszka Kapłon-Cieślicka, Krzysztof Ozierański, Agata Tymińska, Michał Marchel, Maria G. Crespo-Leiro, Aldo Pietro Maggioni, Jarosław Drożdż, Marcin Grabowski, Krzysztof J. Filipiak, Grzegorz Opolski

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0094
Pubmed: 30155862

Association of selected factors with long-term prognosis and mortality after dual-chamber pacemaker implant

(Original articles)

Maciej Dębski, Mateusz Ulman, Andrzej Ząbek, Krzysztof Boczar, Kazimierz Haberka, Marcin Kuniewicz, Jacek Lelakowski, Barbara Małecka

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0093
Pubmed: 30155863

Does the use of cardiopulmonary resuscitation feedback devices improve the quality of chest compressions performed by doctors? A prospective, randomized, cross-over simulation study

(Original articles)

Jolanta Majer, Milosz J. Jaguszewski, Michael Frass, Marcin Leskiewicz, Jacek Smereka, Jerzy R. Ladny, Oliver Robak, Lukasz Szarpak

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0091
Pubmed: 30155865

TBC: A simple algorithm to rule out abnormalities in electrocardiograms of patients with pacemakers

(Original articles)

Javier Higueras, Carmen Olmos, Julián Palacios-Rubio, Juan Carlos Gómez-Polo, Pedro Martínez-Losas, Virginia Ruiz-Pizarro, Ramón Bover, Julián Pérez-Villacastín

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0079
Pubmed: 30155867

Ivabradine in acute heart failure: Effects on heart rate and hemodynamic parameters in a randomized and controlled swine trial

(Original articles)

Marina Pascual Izco, Rafael Ramírez-Carracedo, Ignacio Hernández Navarro, Álvaro Osorio Ruiz, Borja Castejón Navarro, Irene Cuadrado Berrocal, Carlota Largo Aramburu, Gonzalo Luis Alonso Salinas, Javier Díez, Marta Saura Redondo, José Luis Zamorano Gómez, Carlos Zaragoza, Marcelo Sanmartín

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0078
Pubmed: 30155868

The comparison of endothelial function between conduit artery and microvasculature in patients with coronary artery disease

(Original articles)

Emi Tajima, Masashi Sakuma, Seiko Tokoi, Hisae Matsumoto, Fumiya Saito, Ryo Watanabe, Shigeru Toyoda, Shichiro Abe, Teruo Inoue

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0077
Pubmed: 30155869

Psoriasis is an independent predictor of increased risk of allergic reaction during percutaneous coronary interventions. Big data analysis from the Polish National PCI Registry (ORPKI)

(Original articles)

Zbigniew Siudak, Kalina Wysocka-Dubielecka, Krzysztof Malinowski, Artur Dziewierz, Tomasz Tokarek, Krzysztof Plens, Dariusz Dudek

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0076
Pubmed: 30155870

Implantation of the Micra transcatheter pacing system: Single Polish center experience with the real costs of hospitalization analysis

(Original articles)

Marcin Grabowski, Marcin Michalak, Monika Gawałko, Sylwia Gajda, Andrzej Cacko, Łukasz Januszkiewicz, Agnieszka Kołodzińska, Przmysław P. Mitkowski, Gabor Z. Duray, Grzegorz Opolski

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0075
Pubmed: 30155871

Schoolteachers as candidates to be basic life support trainers: A simulation trial

(Original articles)

Cristina Jorge-Soto, Maite Abilleira-González, Martin Otero-Agra, Roberto Barcala-Furelos, Cristian Abelairas-Gómez, Lukasz Szarpak, Antonio Rodríguez-Núñez

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0073
Pubmed: 30009374

Effect of intracoronary adenosine on ergonovine-induced vasoconstricted coronary arteries

(Original articles)

Jun-Hyok Oh, Seunghwan Song, Changhoon Kim, Jinhee Ahn, Jin Sup Park, Hye Won Lee, Jung Hyun Choi, Han Cheol Lee, Kwang Soo Cha, Taek Jong Hong

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0072
Pubmed: 30009375

Two-year prognostic value of mean platelet volume in patients with diabetes and stable coronary artery disease undergoing elective percutaneous coronary intervention

(Original articles)

Ping Jiang, Ying Song, Jing-Jing Xu, Huan-Huan Wang, Lin Jiang, Wei Zhao, Xue-Yan Zhao, Jue Chen, Zhan Gao, Shu-Bin Qiao, Yue-Jin Yang, Run-Lin Gao, Bo Xu, Jin-Qing Yuan

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0071
Pubmed: 30009376

Fragmented endocardial signals and early afterdepolarizations during torsades de pointes tachycardia

(Original articles)

Guo-Liang Li, Ardan M. Saguner, Guy H. Fontaine, Robert Frank

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0070
Pubmed: 30009377

Effect of moderate-intensity statin therapy on plaque inflammation in patients with acute coronary syndrome: A prospective interventional study evaluated by 18F-FDG PET/CT of the carotid artery

(Original articles)

Chan Joon Kim, Eun Ji Han, Eun-Ho Chu, Byung-Hee Hwang, Jin-Jin Kim, Ki-Bae Seung, Sung Hoon Kim, Joon Hyun O, Kiyuk Chang

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0069
Pubmed: 30009378

Aortic stenosis and anemia with an update on approaches to managing angiodysplasia in 2018

(Review articles)

Kevin Mohee, Omar Aldalati, Rafal Dworakowski, Hasan Haboubi

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0068
Pubmed: 30009379

Echocardiographic predictors of atrial fibrillation recurrence after catheter ablation: A literature review

(Review articles)

Aleksandra Liżewska-Springer, Alicja Dąbrowska-Kugacka, Ewa Lewicka, Łukasz Drelich, Tomasz Królak, Grzegorz Raczak

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0067
Pubmed: 29924375

The potential hazard of a non-slip element balloon causing distal longitudinal stent deformation: the first clinical experience and in vitro assessment

(Original articles)

Hiroki Shibutani, Yuzo Akita, Yohei Oishi, Hiroyuki Sueyoshi, Yu Mukai, Kotaro Yutaka, Yumie Matsui, Masahiro Yoshinaga, Masahiro Karakawa

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0065
Pubmed: 29924377

The atherogenic index of plasma and its impact on recanalization of chronic total occlusion

(Original articles)

Jan-Erik Guelker, Alexander Bufe, Christian Blockhaus, Knut Kroeger, Thomas Rock, Ibrahim Akin, Michael Behnes, Kambis Mashayekhi

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0064
Pubmed: 29924378

Survival benefit from recent changes in management of men and women with ST-elevation myocardial infarction treated with percutaneous coronary interventions

(Original articles)

Lukasz Zandecki, Marcin Sadowski, Marianna Janion, Jacek Kurzawski, Marek Gierlotka, Lech Polonski, Mariusz Gasior

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0057
Pubmed: 29924379

Time-to-effect guided pulmonary vein isolation utilizing the third-generation versus second generation cryoballoon: One year clinical success

(Original articles)

Christian-Hendrik Heeger, Christopher Schuette, Valentina Seitelberger, Erik Wissner, Andreas Rillig, Shibu Mathew, Bruno Reissmann, Christine Lemes, Tilman Maurer, Thomas Fink, Osamu Inaba, Naotaka Hashiguchi, Francesco Santoro, Feifan Ouyang, Karl-Heinz Kuck, Andreas Metzner

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0056
Pubmed: 29924380

The long noncoding RNA THRIL knockdown protects hypoxia-induced injuries of H9C2 cells through regulating miR-99a

(Original articles)

Jingwen Xia, Nianxin Jiang, Yansong Li, Yong Wei, Xuan Zhang

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0054
Pubmed: 29745968

Comparison of short-term clinical outcomes between Resolute Onyx zotarolimus-eluting stents and everolimus-eluting stent in patients with acute myocardial infarction: Results from the Korea Acute Myocardial infarction Registry (KAMIR)

(Original articles)

Yongcheol Kim, Sung Sik Oh, Myung Ho Jeong, Youngkeun Ahn, Ju han Kim, Young Joon Hong, Doo Sun Sim, Min Chul Kim, Hyo-Soo Kim, Kyeong Ho Yun, Seok Kyu Oh, Chong Jin Kim, Myeong Chan Cho

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0053
Pubmed: 29745969

Mechanical efficiency of high versus moderate intensity aerobic exercise in coronary heart disease patients: A randomized clinical trial

(Original articles)

Koldobika Villelabeitia-Jaureguizar, Davinia Vicente-Campos, Alejandro Berenguel Senen, Verónica Verónica Hernández Jiménez, Lorena Lorena Ruiz Bautista, María Elvira Barrios Garrido-Lestache, Jose López Chicharro

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0052
Pubmed: 29745970

The subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator: A tertiary center experience

(Original articles)

Cesar Khazen, Peter Magnusson, Johannes Flandorfer, Christoph Schukro

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0050
Pubmed: 29718532

Loss of AMIGO2 causes dramatic damage to cardiac preservation after ischemic injury

(Original articles)

Xuhui Ma, Pengfei Hu, Haifeng Chen, Tianfu Fang

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0049
Pubmed: 29718531

Effect of LCZ696, a dual angiotensin receptor neprilysin inhibitor, on isoproterenol-induced cardiac hypertrophy, fibrosis, and hemodynamic change in rats

(Original articles)

Toru Miyoshi, Kazufumi Nakamura, Daiji Miura, Masashi Yoshida, Yukihiro Saito, Satoshi Akagi, Yuko Ohno, Megumi Kondo, Hiroshi Ito

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0048
Pubmed: 29718530

Impact of left atrial appendage closure on cardiac functional and structural remodeling: A Difference-in-Difference analysis of propensity score matched samples

(Original articles)

Quang Tan Phan, Seung-Yong Shin, Ik-Sung Cho, Wang-Soo Lee, Hoyoun Won, Saima Sharmin, Dong-Young Lee, Tae-Ho Kim, Chee-Jeong Kim, Sang-Wook Kim

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0047
Pubmed: 29718529

Established and potential echocardiographic markers of embolism and their therapeutic implications in patients with ischemic stroke

(Review articles)

Paulina E. Gąsiorek, Maciej Banach, Marek Maciejewski, Andrzej Głąbiński, Aleksandra Paduszyńska, Jacek Rysz, Agata Bielecka- Dąbrowa

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0046
Pubmed: 29718528

P2Y12 antagonist ticagrelor inhibits the release of procoagulant extracellular vesicles from activated platelets: Preliminary results

(Original articles)

Aleksandra Gasecka, Rienk Nieuwland, Edwin van der Pol, Najat Hajji, Agata Ćwiek, Kinga Pluta, Michał Konwerski, Krzysztof J. Filipiak

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0045
Pubmed: 29671861

Predictors of periprocedural complications in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions within coronary bypass grafts

(Original articles)

Rafał A. Januszek, Artur Dziewierz, Zbigniew Siudak, Tomasz Rakowski, Dariusz Dudek, Stanisław Bartuś

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0044
Pubmed: 29671862

Thermic sealing in femoral catheterisation: First experience with the Secure Device

(Original articles)

Michael Sacherer, Ewald Kolesnik, Friederike von Lewinski, Nicolas Verheyen, Karin Brandner, Markus Wallner, Deborah M Eaton, Olev Luha, Robert Zweiker, Dirk von Lewinski

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0035
Pubmed: 29611164

Invasive reperfusion after 12 hours of the symptom onset remains beneficial in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: Evidence from a meta-analysis of published data

(Original articles)

Hai-Tao Yang, Wen-Juan Xiu, Ying-Ying Zheng, Fen Liu, Ying Gao, Xiang Ma, Yi-Ning Yang, Xiao-Mei Li, Yi-Tong Ma, Xiang Xie

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0034
Pubmed: 29611165

Proteomics study of serum exosomes in Kawasaki disease patients with coronary artery aneurysms

(Original articles)

Xiao-Fei Xie, Hong-Juan Chu, Yu-Fen Xu, Liang Hua, Zhou-Ping Wang, Ping Huang, Hong-Ling Jia, Li Zhang

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0032
Pubmed: 29611167

The impact of renal function on the prognostic value of N-terminal B-type natriuretic peptide in patients with coronary artery disease

(Original articles)

Fei Chen, Jia-qi Li, Yuan-Wei-Xiang Ou, Tian-li Xia, Fang-yang Huang, Hua Chai, Bao-tao Huang, Qiao Li, Xiao-bo Pu, Guo-yong Li, Yong Peng, Mao Chen, De-jia Huang

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0031
Pubmed: 29611168

Increased plasma cathepsin S and trombospondin-1 in patients with acute ST segment elevation myocardial infarction

(Original articles)

Rahel Befekadu, Kjeld Christiansen, Anders Larsson, Magnus Grenegård

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0030
Pubmed: 29611169

Feasibility of zero or near zero fluoroscopy during catheter ablation procedures

(Original articles)

Laurent M. Haegeli, Linda Stutz, Mohammed Mohsen, Thomas Wolber, Corinna Brunckhorst, Chol-Jun On, Firat Duru

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0029
Pubmed: 29611170

Percutaneous renal artery denervation in patients with chronic systolic heart failure: a randomized controlled trial

(Original articles)

Jun-Qing Gao, Wei Yang, Zong-Jun Liu

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0028
Pubmed: 29611171

Prevention of in-stent restenosis with endothelial progenitor cell (EPC) capture stent placement combined with regional EPC transplantation: An atherosclerotic rabbit model

(Original articles)

You-Hua Huang, Qiang Xu, Tao Shen, Jian-Ke Li, Jing-Yu Sheng, Hong-Jian Shi

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0027
Pubmed: 29611172

The relationship between pulse waveform analysis indices, endothelial function and clinical outcomes in patients with peripheral artery disease treated using percutaneous transluminal angioplasty during a one-year follow-up period

(Original articles)

Paweł S. Kaczmarczyk, Paweł Maga, Rafał Niżankowski, Rafał Januszek, Marzena Frołow, Mikołaj Maga, Jolanta Kościelniak, Andrzej Belowski

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0026
Pubmed: 29611173

Epidemiology and chronobiology of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in a subpopulation of southern Poland: A two-year observation

(Original articles)

Stanislaw Szczerbinski, Jakub Ratajczak, Piotr Lach, Jakub Rzeszuto, Przemyslaw Paciorek, Joanna Karlowska-Pik, Bartosz Ziemkiewicz, Malgorzata Jasiewicz, Aldona Kubica

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0025
Pubmed: 29611174

Initial experience with the subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator with the real costs of hospitalization analysis in a single Polish center

(Original articles)

Marcin Grabowski, Monika Gawałko, Marcin Michalak, Andrzej Cacko, Michał Kowara, Agnieszka Kołodzińska, Łukasz Januszkiewicz, Paweł Balsam, Laura Vitali Serdoz, Joachim Winter, Grzegorz Opolski

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0024
Pubmed: 29611175

Predicting functional mitral stenosis after restrictive annuloplasty for ischemic mitral regurgitation

(Original articles)

Baotong Li, Hengchao Wu, Hansong Sun, Jianping Xu, Yunhu Song, Wei Wang, Shuiyun Wang

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0023
Pubmed: 29512090

Hyperuricemia and severity of coronary artery disease: An observational study in adults 35 years of age and younger with acute coronary syndrome

(Original articles)

Sai Lv, Wei Liu, Yujie Zhou, Yuyang Liu, Dongmei Shi, Yingxin Zhao, Xiaoli Liu, Jumana W. Alhelal, K.S. Shakeenah Ravuru

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0022
Pubmed: 29512091

Predictive and protective role of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol in acute myocardial infarction

(Original articles - Ischemic heart disease)

Jin Sup Park, Kwang Soo Cha, Hye Won Lee, Jun-Hyok Oh, Jung Hyun Choi, Han Cheol Lee, Taek Jong Hong, Myung Ho Jeong, Shung Chull Chae, Young Jo Kim

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0020
Pubmed: 29512093

Two-dimensional versus three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in percutaneous left atrial appendage occlusion

(Original articles)

Witold Streb, Katarzyna Mitręga, Tomasz Podolecki, Magdalena Szymała, Anna Leopold-Jadczyk, Tomasz Kukulski, Zbigniew Kalarus

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0019
Pubmed: 29512094

Mast cell derived carboxypeptidase A3 is decreased among patients with advanced coronary artery disease

(Original articles)

Łukasz Lewicki, Janusz Siebert, Tomasz Koliński, Karolina Piekarska, Magdalena Reiwer-Gostomska, Radosław Targoński, Piotr Trzonkowski, Natalia Marek-Trzonkowska

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0018
Pubmed: 29512095

Predictive value of CHA2DS2-VASc and CHA2DS2-VASc-HS scores for failed reperfusion after thrombolytic therapy in patients with ST-elevation myocardial ınfarction

(Original articles)

Salih Kilic, Umut Kocabas, Levent Hurkan Can, Oğuz Yavuzgil, Mustafa Çetin, Mehdi Zoghi

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0017
Pubmed: 29512096

Patent foramen ovale closure versus medical therapy after cryptogenic stroke: An updated meta-analysis of all randomized clinical trials

(Original articles)

Babikir Kheiri, Ahmed Abdalla, Mohammed Osman, Sahar Ahmed, Mustafa Hassan, Ghassan Bachuwa

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0016
Pubmed: 29512097

Silencing of c-Ski augments TGF-β1-induced epithelial-mesenchymal transition in cardiomyocyte H9C2 cells

(Original articles)

Jia Ling, Zhenrong Cai, Wei Jin, Xiaohua Zhuang, Lihong Kan, Fei Wang, Xiaolei Ye

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0009
Pubmed: 29570207

Implantable loop recorders in patients with unexplained syncope:Clinical predictors of pacemaker implantation

(Original articles)

Martin Huemer, Ann-Kristin Becker, Alexander Wutzler, Philipp Attanasio, Abdul S. Parwani, Philipp Lacour, Leif-Hendrik Boldt, Burkert Pieske, Wilhelm Haverkamp, Florian Blaschke

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0008
Pubmed: 29399750

Sheep can be used as animal model of regional myocardial remodelling and controllable work

(Original articles)

Jürgen Duchenne, Piet Claus, Efstathios D. Pagourelias, Razvan O. Mada, Joeri Van Puyvelde, Kathleen Vunckx, Eric Verbeken, Olivier Gheysens, Filip Rega, Jens-Uwe Voigt

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0007
Pubmed: 29570208

Long-term outcomes of mitral valve annuloplasty versus subvalvular sparing replacement for severe ischemic mitral regurgitation

(Original articles)

Baotong Li, Hengchao Wu, Hansong Sun, Jianping Xu, Yunhu Song, Wei Wang, Shuiyun Wang

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0006
Pubmed: 29570209

Medium and long-term prognosis of transcatheter aortic valve implantation from the perspective of left ventricular diastolic function

(Original articles)

Satoru Kayama, Shungo Aratake, Shegehito Sawamura, Yusuke Watanabe, Ken Kozuma

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0005
Pubmed: 29570210

How does the risk of cardiovascular death and cardiovascular risk factor profiles differ between socioeconomic classes in Poland: A country in transition

(Original articles)

Pawel Nadrowski, Ewa Podolecka, Andrzej Pajak, Agnieszka Dorynska, Wojciech Drygas, Wojciech Bielecki, Magdalena Kwasniewska, Andrzej Tykarski, Arkadiusz Niklas, Tomasz Zdrojewski, Michal Skrzypek, Wojciech Wojakowski, Krystyna Kozakiewicz

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0003
Pubmed: 29570212

Rationale of decreasing low-density lipoprotein cholesterol below 70 mg/dL in patients with coronary artery disease: A retrospective virtual histology. Intravascular ultrasound study

(Original articles)

Young Hoon Seo, Duck-Jun Seo, In Geol Song, Ki-Hong Kim, Taek-Geun Kwon, Jang-Ho Bae

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0002
Pubmed: 29341060

Pericardial effusion unrelated to surgery is a predictor of mortality in heart transplant patients

(Original articles)

Simon F. Stämpfli, Tardu Özkartal, Niels Hagenbuch, Stephan Bernhart, Andreas J. Flammer, Alessandra Vecchiati, Georg M. Fröhlich, Frank Ruschitzka, Leonhard Held, Felix C. Tanner

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2018.0001
Pubmed: 29341061

The antiarrhythmic effect of vagal stimulation after acute coronary occlusion: Role of the heart rate

(Original articles)

Waheed Manati, Julien Pineau, Rosa Doñate Puertas, Elodie Morel, Timour Quadiri, Bernard Bui-Xuan, Philippe Chevalier

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0156
Pubmed: 29297176

OCULUS study: Virtual reality-based education in daily clinical practice

(Original articles)

Paweł Balsam, Sonia Borodzicz, Karolina Malesa, Dominika Puchta, Agata Tymińska, Krzysztof Ozierański, Łukasz Kołtowski, Michał Peller, Marcin Grabowski, Krzysztof J Filipiak, Grzegorz Opolski

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0154
Pubmed: 29297178

Non-coding RNAs in cardiac fibrosis: emerging biomarkers and therapeutic targets

(Review articles)

Zhongxiu Chen, Chen Li, Ke Lin, Huawei Cai, Weiqiang Ruan, Junyang Han, Li Rao

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0153
Pubmed: 29240957

Evaluation of left ventricular function in overweight children and teenagers with arterial hypertension and white coat hypertension

(Original articles)

Tomasz Florianczyk, Malgorzata Golabek-Dylewska, Beata Kucinska, Bozena Werner

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0151
Pubmed: 29240959

Anomalous origin of culprit coronary arteries in acute coronary syndromes

(Original articles)

Paweł Tyczyński, Krzysztof Kukuła, Arkadiusz Pietrasik, Tomasz Bochenek, Artur Dębski, Anna Oleksiak, Miłosz Marona, Michał Lelek, Janina Stępińska, Adam Witkowski

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0142
Pubmed: 29240961

Severe degenerative aortic stenosis with preserved ejection fraction does not change adipokines serum levels

(Original articles)

Katarzyna Mizia-Stec, Tomasz Bochenek, Błażej Kusz, Magdalena Mizia, Agnieszka Sikora-Puz, Klaudia Gieszczyk-Strózik

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0135
Pubmed: 29168539

Prognostic value of daytime heart rate, blood pressure, their products and quotients in chronic heart failure

(Original articles)

Anna Kowalczys, Michał Bohdan, Marcin Gruchała

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0130
Pubmed: 29131282

Quantitative myocardial Blush score (QuBE) allows the prediction of heart failure development in long-term follow-up in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction: Proof of concept study

(Original articles)

Andrzej Tomasik, Tomasz Młyńczak, Edyta Nowak, Katarzyna Pigoń, Artur Iwasieczko, Mariusz Opara, Ewa Nowalany-Kozielska

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0129
Pubmed: 29131283

Morning and afternoon serum cortisol level in patients with post-myocardial infarction depression

(Original articles)

Alina Wilkowska, Andrzej Rynkiewicz, Joanna Wdowczyk, Jerzy Landowski

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0123
Pubmed: 29064538

Secondary prevention of coronary heart disease in elderly population of turkey: A subgroup analysis of ELDERTURK study

(Original articles)

Salih Kilic, Mutlu Çagan Sümerkan, Volkan Emren, Lütfü Bekar, Sinan Çersit, Elif Tunç, Gülay Gök, Emine Altuntas, Uğur Canpolat, Umit Yasar Sinan, Namık Özmen, Mehdi Zoghi

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0113
Pubmed: 28980279

Long-term outcomes of patients with multivessel coronary artery disease presenting non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes

(Original articles)

Piotr Desperak, Michał Hawranek, Paweł Gąsior, Aneta Desperak, Andrzej Lekston, Mariusz Gąsior

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0110
Pubmed: 28980282

Right ventricular morphology and function is not related with microRNAs and fibrosis markers in dilated cardiomyopathy

(Original articles)

Paweł Rubiś, Justyna Totoń-Żurańska, Sylwia Wiśniowska-Śmiałek, Maria Kołton-Wróż, Paweł Wołkow, Ewa Wypasek, Lucyna Rudnicka-Sosin, Agnieszka Pawlak, Kozanecki Kozanecki, Lidia Tomkiewicz-Pająk, Piotr Podolec

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0099
Pubmed: 28840590

Simple platelet markers: Mean platelet volume and congestive heart failure coexistent with periodontal disease. Pilot studies

(Original articles)

Maciej R. Czerniuk, Zbigniew Bartoszewicz, Iwona Dudzik-Niewiadomska, Tomasz Pilecki, Renata Górska, Krzysztof J. Filipiak

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0085
Pubmed: 28714524

Different postconditioning cycles affect prognosis of aged patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention

(Original articles)

Jie Zhang, Xin Zhang, Yuqi Cui, Misbahul Ferdous, Lianqun Cui, Peng Zhao

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0083
Pubmed: 28714526

Adaptation of global hemostasis to therapeutic hypothermia in patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: Thromboelastography study

(Original articles)

Aleksander Trąbka-Zawicki, Marek Tomala, Aleksander Zeliaś, Elżbieta Paszek, Wojciech Zajdel, Ewa Stępień, Krzysztof Żmudka

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0080
Pubmed: 28695976

Comparison of prognostic values of cardiopulmonary and heart rate parameters in exercise testing in men with heart failure

(Original articles)

Łukasz Czubaszewski, Anna Straburzyńska-Lupa, Jacek Migaj, Ewa Straburzyńska-Migaj

DOI: 10.5603/CJ.a2017.0070
Pubmed: 28612902

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