High bleeding risk patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: still a large margin left for improvement
Publication date: Available online 9 March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Juan M. Ruiz-Nodar (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 10, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Mechanical Circulatory Support: Principles and Applications
Publication date: Available online 7 March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 8, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Choice of access site and type of anticoagulant in acute coronary syndromes with advanced Killip class or out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
Publication date: Available online 6 March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Giuseppe Gargiulo, Marco Valgimigli, Mikael Sunnåker, Pascal Vranckx, Enrico Frigoli, Sergio Leonardi, Alessandro Spirito, Felice Gragnano, Negar Manavifar, Roberto Galea, Alberto R. De Caterina, Paolo Calabrò, Giovanni Esposito, Stephan Windecker, Lukas Hunziker (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 8, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

His bundle pacing: the myth is approaching standard medical care
Publication date: Available online 5 March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Francesco Zanon, Gianni Pastore, Lina Marcantoni (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 6, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Survival in elderly patients with transcatheter aortic valve implants compared with the general population
Publication date: Available online 5 March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Isaac Pascual, Daniel Hernández-Vaquero, Alberto Alperi, Pablo Avanzas, Rocío Díaz, César Moris, Jacobo Silva (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 6, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Minimally invasive approach for biventricular assist device with centrifugal pump: first experience in Spain
Publication date: Available online 4 March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Carmen Iglesias-Gil, Francisco Estévez-Cid, Miguel González-Barbeito, Eduardo Barge-Caballero, Jose J. Cuenca-Castillo (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 6, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Percutaneous coronary intervention in aorto-ostial coronary chronic total occlusion: outcomes and technical considerations in a multicenter registry
Publication date: Available online 4 March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Soledad Ojeda, Aurora Luque, Manuel Pan, Barbara Bellini, Iosif Xenogiannis, Adrián Lostalo, Matteo Montorfano, Francisco Hidalgo, Giuseppe Venuti, Alessio La Manna, Mauro Carlino, Emmanouil S. Brilakis, Lorenzo Azzalini (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 6, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Oxygen therapy and palliative care in patients with heart failure
Publication date: Available online 3 March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): José Manuel Carratalá, Bárbara Peña-Pardo, Víctor Gil, Javier Jacob (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 5, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Comprehensive geriatric assessment is still needed in TAVI candidates at low surgical risk
Publication date: Available online 3 March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Magali González-Colaço Harmand, Miguel Leiva Gordillo, Myriel López Tatis, Francisco Ignacio Bosa Ojeda (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 5, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Safety and clinical benefit of cardiopulmonary rehabilitation in complex congenital heart disease
Publication date: Available online 3 March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Luisa García-Cuenllas Álvarez, Fernando del Campo Bujedo, Carmen Oreja Sánchez, María Ángela Centeno Garrido, Juan Ignacio Castillo Martín, Pedro L. Sánchez (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 5, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Massive thrombosis in ECPELLA strategy
Publication date: Available online 3 March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Aitor Uribarri, Alexander Stepanenko, José Alberto San Román (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 5, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

TAVI: iatrogenic aortic dissection during balloon retrieval
Publication date: Available online 2 March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Liliana Fidalgo Domingos, Miguel Martín Pedrosa, Carlos Vaquero Puerta (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 3, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
Publication date: Available online 2 March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 3, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Emergency department attendance and reasons for consultation after cryoballoon ablation for pulmonary vein isolation of atrial fibrillation
Publication date: Available online 29 February 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Francisco Cantero López, Ginés Elvira Ruiz, Pablo Peñafiel Verdú, Juan Martínez Sánchez, Juan José Sánchez Muñoz, Carmen Muñoz Esparza, David José Vázquez Andrés, Miguel Martínez Herrera, Francisco José García Almagro, Arcadi García Alberola (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 1, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Impact of Saharan dust on the incidence of acute coronary syndrome
Publication date: Available online 1 March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Alberto Domínguez-Rodríguez, Sergio Rodríguez, Néstor Baez-Ferrer, Pablo Avanzas, Pedro Abreu-González, Jacobo Silva, César Morís, Daniel Hernández-Vaquero (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - March 1, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

The sex gap in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Publication date: Available online 28 February 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Fernando Montenegro Sá, Margarida Oliveira, Adriana Belo, Joana Correia, Olga Azevedo, João Morais, Portuguese Registry of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy investigators (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 28, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries, coronary anomaly and transplant
Publication date: Available online 24 February 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Diana Isabel Katekaru-Tokeshi, Moisés Jiménez-Santos (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 25, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Ambulatory levosimendan infusions. Effective and efficient in advanced heart failure?
Publication date: Available online 24 February 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): David Dobarro, Aida Ribera-Solé (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 25, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Transcatheter closure of a huge pulmonary arteriovenous fistula
Publication date: Available online 24 February 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Hai-Long Dai, Wei-Hua Zhang, Xue-Feng Guang (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 25, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Atrium
Publication date: March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 73, Issue 3Author(s): (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 21, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

ECG, March 2020
Publication date: March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 73, Issue 3Author(s): Andrea Martínez-Cámara, Cristina Martín-Sierra, Gerard Loughlin (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 21, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Response to ECG, February 2020
Publication date: March 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 73, Issue 3Author(s): Pablo Martínez-Vives, Luis Jesús Jiménez-Borreguero, Fernando Alfonso (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 21, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Polygenic risk score as a key factor in cardiovascular clinical prediction models
Publication date: Available online 17 February 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): María Brion, José Ramón González-Juanatey, Ángel Carracedo (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 18, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Impact of anticoagulation in patients with dementia and atrial fibrillation. Results of the CardioCHUVI-FA registry
ConclusionsIn patients aged ≥ 85 years with moderate-severe dementia and AF, oral anticoagulation was significantly associated with a lower embolic risk and a higher bleeding risk, with no differences in total mortality.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosEl envejecimiento de la población se asocia con una prevalencia creciente de fibrilación auricular (FA) y demencia. Con este estudio se pretende analizar el impacto de la anticoagulación oral en pacientes ancianos con FA y demencia de grado moderado-grave.MétodosEstudio retrospectivo unicéntrico que analiza a pacientes de edad ≥&...
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 18, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Diabetes and familial hypercholesterolemia: an unhealthy marriage
Publication date: Available online 12 February 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Samuel S. Gidding (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 13, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Levosimendan as bridge to transplant in patients with advanced heart failure
Publication date: Available online 13 February 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Inés Ponz de Antonio, Javier S. de Juan Bagudá, Adriana Rodríguez Chaverri, María Dolores García-Cosío Carmena, Fernando Arribas Ynsaurriaga, Juan F. Delgado Jiménez (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 13, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Truncating titin variants in dilated cardiomyopathy: not only LVEF recovery, but also maintenance
Publication date: Available online 5 February 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): María Valverde-Gómez, Rafael Salguero-Bodes, Cristina Martín-Arriscado, Juan Delgado-Jiménez, Fernando Arribas-Ynsaurriaga, Julián Palomino-Doza (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 6, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Outcomes of MitraClip for functional mitral regurgitation: does the severity of left ventricular dysfunction matter?
Publication date: Available online 6 February 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Dhaval Kolte, Sammy Elmariah (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 6, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

First national registry of evolocumab in clinical practice in cardiology units in Spain. The RETOSS-CARDIO study
Publication date: Available online 3 February 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Vivencio Barrios, Carlos Escobar, Vicente Arrarte, Cecilia Roldán (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 4, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Impact on mortality after implantation of a network for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction care. The IPHENAMIC study
The objective of this study was to determine whether the PROGALIAM (Programa Gallego de Atención al Infarto Agudo de Miocardio) improved survival in northern Galicia.MethodsWe collected all events coded as STEMI between 2001 and 2013. A total of 6783 patients were identified and divided into 2 groups: pre-PROGALIAM (2001-2005), with 2878 patients, and PROGALIAM (2006-2013), with 3905 patients.ResultsIn the pre-PROGALIAM period, 5-year adjusted mortality was higher both in the total population (HR, 1.22, 95%CI, 1.14–1.29; P
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - February 1, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Importance of cardiac magnetic resonance findings in the diagnosis of left dominant arrythmogenic cardiomyopathy
ConclusionsCMR is a key tool for diagnosing LDAC. Characteristic findings are subepicardial fatty infiltration and midwall-subepicardial late gadolinium enhancement. The prognosis of this population is poor with a high incidence of sudden cardiac death and ventricular arrhythmias.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosRecientemente, la miocardiopatía arritmogénica del ventrículo izquierdo (MCAVI) ha sido reconocida como parte del espectro de la miocardiopatía arritmogénica. Se caracteriza por el reemplazo fibroadiposo de la pared de dicho ventrículo. Se describen las formas de prese...
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 26, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Atrium
Publication date: February 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 73, Issue 2Author(s): (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 26, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

ECG February 2020
Publication date: February 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 73, Issue 2Author(s): Pablo Martínez-Vives, Luis Jesús Jiménez-Borreguero, Fernando Alfonso (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 26, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Response to ECG, January 2020
Publication date: February 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 73, Issue 2Author(s): Raquel Luna-López, Tomás Datino (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 26, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

TrueVue imaging of devices implanted in the interatrial septum
Publication date: Available online 24 January 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Elena Refoyo Salicio, Miguel Artáiz Urdaci, Felipe Hernández Hernández (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 25, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Prevalence of overweight, obesity and abdominal obesity in the Spanish population aged 3 to 24 years. The ENPE study
ConclusionsThe prevalence of overweight, obesity and AO in the Spanish population aged 3 to 24 years old is high and is higher in men than in women. When distinct criteria were used, the prevalence of AO was approximately 30%. Among persons classified as obese by the 3 criteria, 71.6% were also classified as having AO according to distinct cutoffs.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosEl objetivo de este estudio es evaluar la prevalencia de exceso de peso y obesidad abdominal (OA) con base en mediciones antropométricas individuales, según diferentes criterios, en población española entre 3 y 24 ...
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 25, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Pharmacodynamic study of the cardiovascular polypill. Is there any interaction among the monocomponents?
ConclusionsThe results of this study rule out a negative effect on blood pressure of the interaction between the components of the CNIC polypill. The reduction in LDL-C was greater in the CNIC polypill group, suggesting a synergistic effect of the components.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosComparar la farmacodinámica del policomprimido CNIC (atorvastatina 40 mg, ramipril 10 mg, ácido acetilsalicílico 100 mg) sobre el colesterol unido a lipoproteínas de baja densidad (c-LDL) y presión arterial sistólica (PAS) con los productos de referencia, atorvastatina y rami...
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 25, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Percutaneous treatment of pulmonary embolism during pregnancy
Publication date: Available online 22 January 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Ernesto Valero, Jessika González-D’Gregorio, Nieves Carbonell, Mónica García-Simón, José Ferreres, Juan Sanchis (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 23, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Comparison of predicted and observed mortality in patients with heart failure treated at a specialized unit
ConclusionsMortality in HF patients treated at a specialized clinic was significantly lower than that predicted by the MAGGIC risk score.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosAnalizar la supervivencia de los pacientes con insuficiencia cardiaca (IC) tratados en una unidad especializada.MétodosEstudio prospectivo de una cohorte de pacientes con IC tratados en una unidad especializada entre 2011 y 2017. Se comparó la mortalidad observada a 1 y 3 años con la mortalidad pronosticada por la puntuación de riesgo del Meta-Analysis Global Group in Chronic Heart Failure (MAGGIC).ResultadosSe estudi&oacut...
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 22, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Coronary artery bypass grafting in Spain. Influence of procedural volume on outcomes
Publication date: Available online 21 January 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): F. Javier Goicolea Ruigómez, Francisco J. Elola, Alejandro Durante-López, Cristina Fernández Pérez, José L. Bernal, Carlos MacayaAbstractIntroduction and objectivesTo analyze the association between volume and outcomes in coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) in the Spanish National Health System.MethodsWe analyzed CABG episodes from 2013 to 2015. The selected outcome variables were in-hospital mortality in the index episode, 30-day cardiac-related readmissi...
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 22, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Changes in causes of death and influence of therapeutic improvement over time in patients with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction
This study included 2351 outpatients with HFrEF (
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 22, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Transcatheter tricuspid annuloplasty with the Cardioband device to treat severe functional tricuspid regurgitation
Publication date: Available online 20 January 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Ángel Sánchez-Recalde, Rosana Hernández-Antolín, Luisa Salido Tahoces, Ana García-Martín, Covadonga Fernández-Golfín, José L. Zamorano (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 22, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Atrioventricular block in patients undergoing treatment with bradycardic drugs. Predictors of pacemaker requirement
Publication date: Available online 18 January 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Laura Jordán-Martínez, Ricardo Rivera-López, Francisco Bermúdez-Jiménez, Juan Jiménez-Jaimez, Javier Alzueta, Alberto Barrera-Cordero, Ricardo Rivera-Fernández, Manuel Jiménez-Navarro, Miguel Álvarez, Luis TercedorAbstractIntroduction and objectivesAtrioventricular block (AVB) in the presence of bradycardic drugs (BD) can be reversible, and pacemaker implantation is controversial. Our objective was to analyze the pacemaker implanta...
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 19, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Cardiorenal interaction and heart failure outcomes. A role for insulin-like growth factor binding protein 2?
Publication date: Available online 14 January 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Susana Ravassa, Javier Beaumont, Germán Cediel, Josep Lupón, Begoña López, Ramón Querejeta, Javier Díez, Antoni Bayés-Genís, Arantxa GonzálezAbstractIntroduction and objectivesPreliminary results suggest that high circulating insulin-like growth factor binding protein 2 (IGFBP2) levels are associated with mortality risk in heart failure (HF) patients. As IGFBP2 levels are increased in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), whi...
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 15, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Effect of pulmonary vein catheter ablation on kidney function in patients with atrial fibrillation. A prospective cohort study
ConclusionsIn patients with AF treated with PV ablation, an overall improvement in eGFR was observed, which was more marked in the subgroup without recurrences, although without significant differences on multivariate analysis.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosVarios estudios han relacionado la presencia de fibrilación auricular (FA) con una tasa de filtrado glomerular estimada (TFGe) reducida. Nuestro objetivo es comparar la evolución de la TFGe en pacientes con FA tras ablación de venas pulmonares (VP) en función del éxito de la técnica, así como estudiar la relaci&oac...
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 15, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Social inequalities in cardiovascular mortality in Spain: differences by age and gender and implications for prevention
Publication date: Available online 15 January 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Irene R. Dégano (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 15, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Aortic regurgitation in continuous flow left ventricular assist devices for long-term use: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge
Publication date: Available online 11 January 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Amaia Martínez León, Beatriz Díaz Molina, José Alonso Domínguez, Jacobo Silva Guisasola, Jose Luis Lambert Rodríguez, César Morís de la Tassa (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 12, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Modified LAMPOON technique
Publication date: Available online 10 January 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Sílvia González Sucarrats, Vicenç Serra García, Gerard Martí Aguasca (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 12, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Are we on the right track to reduce childhood obesity?
Publication date: Available online 10 January 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Gloria Santos-Beneit, María Dolores Marrodán Serrano (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 12, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Comprehensive geriatric assessment in older patients with severe aortic stenosis: usefulness in detecting problems and planning interventions
Publication date: Available online 10 January 2020Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): José Gutiérrez, Pablo Avanzas, Pablo Solla, Rocío Díaz, Juan José Solano, César Morís (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - January 12, 2020 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research