Association of Classic Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Lifestyles With the Cardio-ankle Vascular Index in a General Mediterranean Population
Publication date: June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 6Author(s): Marc Elosua-Bayés, Ruth Martí-Lluch, María del Mar García-Gil, Lourdes Camós, Marc Comas-Cufí, Jordi Blanch, Anna Ponjoan, Lia Alves-Cabratosa, Roberto Elosua, María Grau, Jaume Marrugat, Rafel RamosAbstractIntroduction and objectivesThe cardio-ankle vascular index (CAVI) assesses arterial stiffness. We aimed to describe the distribution of CAVI in a Mediterranean population, to determine the proportion of CAVI ≥ 9 by sex and coronary risk level...
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Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate, Cardiovascular Events and Mortality Across Age Groups Among Individuals Older Than 60 Years in Southern Europe
Publication date: June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 6Author(s): Betlem Salvador-González, Neus Gil-Terrón, M. Jesús Cerain-Herrero, Isaac Subirana, Roser Güell-Miró, Luisa M. Rodríguez-Latre, Oriol Cunillera-Puértolas, Roberto Elosua, Maria Grau, Joan Vila, Luisa Pascual-Benito, Jordi Mestre-Ferrer, Rafel Ramos, José Miguel Baena-Díez, Maria Soler-Vila, Eva Alonso-Bes, Laura Ruipérez-Guijarro, Virtudes Álvarez-Funes, Esther Freixes-Villaró, Mercedes Rodríguez-PascualAbstr...
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Coronary Serum Obtained After Myocardial Infarction Induces Angiogenesis and Microvascular Obstruction Repair. Role of Hypoxia-inducible Factor-1A
Publication date: June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 6Author(s): César Ríos-Navarro, Luisa Hueso, Gema Miñana, Julio Núñez, Amparo Ruiz-Saurí, María Jesús Sanz, Joaquin Cànoves, Francisco J. Chorro, Laura Piqueras, Vicente BodíAbstractIntroduction and objectivesMicrovascular obstruction (MVO) exerts deleterious effects following acute myocardial infarction (AMI). We investigated coronary angiogenesis induced by coronary serum and the role of hypoxia-inducible factor-1A (HIF-1A) in MVO repair...
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One Versus 2-stent Strategy for the Treatment of Bifurcation Lesions in the Context of a Coronary Chronic Total Occlusion. A Multicenter Registry
ConclusionsBifurcation lesions in CTO can be approached similarly to regular bifurcation lesions, for which provisional stenting is considered the technique of choice. After propensity score matching, there were no differences in procedural or mid-term clinical outcomes between the simple and complex strategies.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosHay escasa evidencia sobre el tratamiento de lesiones en bifurcación en relación con una oclusión coronaria crónica total (OCT). Este estudio analiza los resultados inmediatos y a medio plazo de pacientes con lesiones en bifurcación en OCT trat...
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High-intensity Statin Treatments in Clinically Stable Patients on Aspirin Monotherapy 12 Months After Drug-eluting Stent Implantation: A Randomized Study
ConclusionsAmong clinically stable DES-treated patients on aspirin monotherapy, high-intensity statin treatment significantly reduced late adverse events compared with low-intensity statin treatment.Clinical trial registration: URL: http://www.clinicaltrials.gov. Unique identifier: NCT01557075.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosLa vigente guía de práctica clínica para el tratamiento de la hipercolesterolemia recomienda mantener la terapia intensiva con estatinas de los pacientes tratados con implante de stent farmacoactivo (SFA). Sin embargo, el tratamiento intensivo con estatinas, una vez estabiliz...
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Atrium
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Correction in article “Comments on the 2016 ESC/EAS Guidelines for the Management of Dyslipidemias”, Rev Esp Cardiol. 2017;70:72-77
Publication date: June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 6Author(s): (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Val30Met Familial Amyloid Polyneuropathy, Heart Failure, and Chylous Ascites: An Unexpected Combination
Publication date: Available online 5 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Maria Trêpa, Raquel Baggen Santos, Marta Fontes Oliveira, Inês Silveira, Joana Pires, Severo Torres (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation Guided by Cardiac Magnetic Resonance
Publication date: Available online 6 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Andrea Di Marco, Eduard Claver, Ignasi Anguera (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Massive Myocardial Necrosis due to Churg-Strauss Syndrome
Publication date: Available online 6 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Eneko Barbería, Inés Landín, Concepción Dasi (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Soria Cardioprotegida. The First Spanish Program for the Prevention and Integral Treatment of Sudden Cardiac Death
Publication date: Available online 6 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Juan Ruiz-García, Irene Canal-Fontcuberta, Alberto Caballero-García, Juan Manuel Ruiz-Liso (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Severe Combined Right Ventricular and Respiratory Failure. Treatment Options With Mechanical Assist Devices
Publication date: Available online 6 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Tobias Koller, Jordi Miralles Bagán, Albert Durán-Cambra, Sonia Mirabet Pérez, Manel Tauron Ferrer, Josefina Galán Serrano (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Soria Cardioprotegida. First Spanish Program for the Prevention and Integral Treatment of Sudden Cardiac Death. Response
Publication date: Available online 6 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Pablo Loma-Osorio, Ramon Brugada (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Y-shaped Dual Left Anterior Descending Artery or Coronary Collateral Circulation?
Publication date: Available online 7 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Francisco L. Moreno-Martínez, Javier Cuesta, Fernando Rivero, Fernando Alfonso, Amparo Benedicto, Eduardo Pozo-Osinalde (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Early Pannus Formation: Usefulness of Cardiac CT
Publication date: Available online 8 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Santiago Colunga Blanco, Cecilia Corros Vicente, Carlos A. Morales Pérez (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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The Usefulness of the MEESSI Score for Risk Stratification of Patients With Acute Heart Failure at the Emergency Department
ConclusionsThe MEESSI risk score successfully stratifies AHF patients at the ED according to the 30-day mortality risk, potentially helping clinicians in the decision-making process for hospitalizing patients.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosEn los servicios de urgencias hospitalarios (SUH), la escala MEESSI estratifica a los pacientes diagnosticados de insuficiencia cardiaca aguda (ICA) según su riesgo de mortalidad a 30 días. Se valida la escala de riesgo MEESSI en una nueva cohorte de pacientes para evaluar su precisión al estratificar el riesgo y compararla en diferentes entornos.Método...
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Clinical Acceptance of the Universal Definition of Myocardial Infarction
Publication date: Available online 15 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): German Cediel, Maribel González-del-Hoyo, Gil Bonet, Anna Carrasquer, Carme Boqué, Alfredo Bardají (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Three-Dimensional Image Fusion of Precatheter CT and MRI Facilitates Stent Implantation in Congenital Heart Defects
Publication date: Available online 15 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Sebastian Goreczny, Tomasz Moszura, Maciej Lukaszewski, Michał Podgorski, Jadwiga Anna Moll, Paweł Dryzek (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Cost-effectiveness and Budget Impact of Treatment with Evolocumab Versus Statins and Ezetimibe for Hypercholesterolemia in Spain
ConclusionsTreatment with evolocumab is associated with a lower frequency of cardiovascular events, but is inefficient for patients suitable to receive this drug in the Spanish National Health System.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosAnalizar la razón de coste-efectividad y el impacto presupuestario del tratamiento con evolocumab (inhibidor de la PCSK9) para pacientes en prevención secundaria en el Sistema Nacional de Salud español.MétodosSe realizaron, desde la perspectiva del sistema sanitario público, análisis de impacto presupuestario, modelos de árbol de decisi&oacu...
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - July 5, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Criteria for the Management of Technological Assets in Cardiovascular Imaging
Publication date: Available online 23 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Ignacio Fernández Lozano, Eduardo Pozo Osinalde, Ignacio García Bolao, Soledad Ojeda Pineda, Luis Rodríguez Padial, Andrés Íñiguez RomoAbstractAdequate, updated and functional technology is essential in cardiology. In Spain, the economic scenario has strongly impacted technology renewal programs and obsolescence is a growing problem. The current report attempts to describe the current situation and the conditions that must concur to update, replace or ado...
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Minimally-invasive Transesophageal Echocardiography for Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion With a Latest-generation Microprobe. Initial Experience
Publication date: Available online 23 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Gustavo Jiménez Brítez, Laura Sanchis, Ander Regueiro, Manel Sabate, Marta Sitges, Xavier Freixa (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Procedural, Functional and Prognostic Outcomes Following Recanalization of Coronary Chronic Total Occlusions. Results of the Iberian Registry
Publication date: Available online 25 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Ignacio J. Amat-Santos, Victoria Martin-Yuste, José Antonio Fernández-Díaz, Javier Martin-Moreiras, Juan Caballero-Borrego, Pablo Salinas, Soledad Ojeda, Fernando Rivero, Julio Núñez Villota, Mohsen Mohandes, Daniela Dubois, Francisco Bosa Ojeda, Eva Rumiz, José M. de la Torre Hernández, Jesús Jiménez-Mazuecos, Javier Lacunza, Paula Tejedor, Itziar Gómez, Luis R. Goncalves-Ramirez, Paol RojasAbstractIntroduction and objectivesT...
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Annual Incidence of Confirmed Stent Thrombosis and Clinical Predictors in Patients With ACS Treated With Ticagrelor or Prasugrel
ConclusionsStent thrombosis is infrequent in patients receiving DAPT with ticagrelor or prasugrel. The variables associated with an increased risk of ST were advanced age, ST segment elevation, previous myocardial infarction, and serum creatinine.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosHay muy poca evidencia sobre las tasas de trombosis del stent (TS) en pacientes que reciben tratamiento antiagregante plaquetario doble (TAPD) con ticagrelor o prasugrel. El objetivo de este estudio es analizar la incidencia y predictores de la TS tras un síndrome coronario agudo en pacientes que reciben TAPD con ticagrelor frente a pra...
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - July 5, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Device to Narrow the Coronary Sinus in Refractory Angina
Publication date: Available online 25 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Raúl Moreno, Almudena Castro, José Luis López-Sendón (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Phenotype-modifying Factors in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Response
Publication date: Available online 25 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Inmaculada Pérez-Sánchez, María Sabater-Molina, Carmen Muñoz-Esparza, Juan Ramón Gimeno-Blanes (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Nonvitamin K Oral Anticoagulants in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation and Severe Renal Dysfunction
Publication date: Available online 27 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Maria Mahmood, Gregory Y.H. LipAbstractBoth atrial fibrillation (AF) and chronic kidney disease (CKD) are highly prevalent, especially with increasing age and associated comorbidities, such as hypertension, diabetes, heart failure, and vascular disease. The relationship between both AF and CKD seems to be bidirectional: CKD predisposes to AF while onset of AF seems to lead to progression of CKD. Stroke prevention is the cornerstone of AF management, and AF patients with CKD are at higher risk of ...
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Abnormal Pulmonary Venous Drainage With Cor Triatriatum
Publication date: Available online 29 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Manuel Ojeda Ramos, David Viladés Medel, Rubén Leta Petracca (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Myocarditis as a Form of Presentation of an Inflammatory Autoimmune Myopathy Associated With Anti-signal Recognition Particle Antibodies
Publication date: Available online 30 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Amaia Martínez León, Jessica Paola Rugeles Niño, Anahy María Brandy García, César Morís de la Tassa, Luis Caminal Montero, José Rozado Castaño (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Sudden Cardiac Death Risk Prediction: The Role of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Publication date: Available online 30 June 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition)Author(s): Pieter van der Bijl, Tomaž Podlesnikar, Jeroen J. Bax, Victoria DelgadoAbstractSudden cardiac death (SCD) accounts for more than 4 million global deaths per year. While it is most commonly caused by coronary artery disease, a final common pathway of ventricular arrhythmias is shared by different etiologies. The most effective primary and secondary prevention strategy is an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD). The decision to implant an ICD for primary prevention is largely based on a le...
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The Clinical Decision: A Clue to Health Services Outcomes Everywhere
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Carlos Campillo-Artero, Vicente Ortún (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Update to the Consensus Document on Clinical Use of the Polypill: New Dose Containing Atorvastatin 40 mg
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): José Ramón González-Juanatey (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Correction in articles by Massó-van Roessel et al. “Analysis of the Association Between Electrocardiographic P-wave Characteristics and Atrial Fibrillation in the REGICOR Study”, Rev Esp Cardiol. 2017;70:841-847, and by Baena-Díez et al. “Validity Assessment of Low-risk SCORE Function and SCORE Function Calibrated to the Spanish Population in the FRESCO Cohorts”, Rev Esp Cardiol. 2018;71:274-282
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Electrocardiografía clínica
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Atrium
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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The Ideal Lipid Report: A Need for Consensus
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Juan Pedro-Botet, Luis Rodríguez-Padial, Carlos Brotons, Margarita Esteban-Salán, Aurora García-Lerín, Xavier Pintó, Iñaki Lekuona, Jordi Ordóñez-Llanos (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Anglicisms in Spanish: Apropos of “Into the Heart of Terminology”
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Francisco L. Moreno-Martínez, Yurima Hernández de la Rosa (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Health Professionals, Organizations and the Health System: Making What Is Socially Advisable Individually Attractive
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Carlos Campillo-Artero, Vicente Ortún (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Central Obesity is the Key Component in the Association of Metabolic Syndrome With Left Ventricular Global Longitudinal Strain Impairment
This study investigated the association between MS and impaired left ventricular global longitudinal strain (GLS) and the role of each MS criteria in this association.MethodsWe analyzed a random sample of the Brazilian Longitudinal Study of Adult Health (ELSA-Brasil) after excluding participants with prevalent heart disease.ResultsAmong the 1055 participants fulfilling the inclusion criteria (53% women; 52 ± 9 years), 444 (42%) had MS. Those with MS had worse GLS (–18.0% ± 2.5%) than those without (–19.0% ± 2.4%; P 
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Trends in Premature Mortality Due to Heart Failure by Autonomous Community in Spain: 1999 to 2013
ConclusionsDuring the study period, mortality due to HF showed an overall average decrease, both nationally and by autonomous community. This decrease was more pronounced in women than in men. Premature mortality significantly decreased in most—but not all—autonomous communities.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosLa insuficiencia cardiaca (IC) es un problema de salud pública de primer orden. La prevalencia aumenta con la edad. En España, existen diferencias considerables entre comunidades autónomas. El objetivo es analizar las tendencias de mortalidad prematura por IC entre 1999 y 2013 e...
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Association Between Ischemic and Bleeding Risk Scores and the Use of New P2Y12 Inhibitors in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Pedro J. Flores-Blanco, Francisco Cambronero-Sánchez, Sergio Raposeiras-Roubin, Emad Abu-Assi, Gunnar Leithold, Rafael Cobas-Paz, Ana I. Rodríguez Serrano, Francisco Calvo-Iglesias, Mariano Valdés, James L. Januzzi, Andrés Iñiguez-Romo, Sergio Manzano-FernándezAbstractIntroduction and objectivesAcute coronary syndrome (ACS) guidelines recommend the use of newer P2Y12 inhibitors (prasugrel and ticagrelor) over clopidogrel in patients with moderate-to-high ...
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In-frame Variants in FLNA Proximal Rod 1 Domain Associate With a Predominant Cardiac Valvular Phenotype
ConclusionsA nonimprinted, partial loss of function of filamin A proximal Rod 1 domain seems to be the pathogenetic mechanism of cardiac valvular dysplasia, with some cases occasionally expressing associated extracardiac manifestations.ResumenIntroducción y objetivosLa displasia valvular cardiaca ligada al cromosoma X es una cardiopatía congénita rara específica del sexo masculino y caracterizada principalmente por una degeneración mixomatosa de las válvulas auriculoventriculares con consecuencias hemodinámicas variables. Se debe a defectos genéticos en la filami...
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Perioperative and Periprocedural Management of Antithrombotic Therapy: Consensus Document of SEC, SEDAR, SEACV, SECTCV, AEC, SECPRE, SEPD, SEGO, SEHH, SETH, SEMERGEN, SEMFYC, SEMG, SEMICYUC, SEMI, SEMES, SEPAR, SENEC, SEO, SEPA, SERVEI, SECOT and AEU
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): David Vivas, Inmaculada Roldán, Raquel Ferrandis, Francisco Marín, Vanessa Roldán, Antonio Tello-Montoliu, Juan Miguel Ruiz-Nodar, Juan José Gómez-Doblas, Alfonso Martín, Juan Vicente Llau, María José Ramos-Gallo, Rafael Muñoz, Juan Ignacio Arcelus, Francisco Leyva, Fernando Alberca, Raquel Oliva, Ana María Gómez, Carmen Montero, Fuat Arikan, Luis LeyAbstractDuring the last few years, the number of patients receiving ant...
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Interventional Therapies in Pulmonary Hypertension
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Julio SandovalAbstractDespite advances in drug therapy, pulmonary hypertension—particularly arterial hypertension (PAH)—remains a fatal disease. Untreatable right heart failure (RHF) from PAH eventually ensues and remains a significant cause of death in these patients. Lowering pulmonary input impedance with different PAH-specific drugs is the obvious therapeutic target in RHF due to chronically increased afterload. However, potential clinical gain can also be expected from attempts t...
Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia - July 5, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: research

Multimodality Imaging in a Patient With Suspected Myocarditis
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Juan Manuel Nogales-Asensio, Luis Javier Doncel-Vecino, José Ramón López-Mínguez (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Severe Myocardial Fibrosis After Sarcoid Inflammation
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Mario Sutil-Vega, Daniel Romeu Vilar, Eulàlia Roig (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Three-dimensional Model for Percutaneous Closure of an Iatrogenic Fistula
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Jorge Sanz Sánchez, Francisco Ten Morro, Elena Sánchez Lacuesta (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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ECG, July 2018
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Victor Bazan, Óscar Alcalde, Sandra Valdivielso (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Response to ECG, June 2018
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Juan Caro-Codón, Ángel M. Iniesta Manjavacas, Mar Moreno Yangüela (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Cardiac Manifestations of Neuromuscular Disease
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Diego Rodríguez-Torres, Juan Jiménez-Jáimez, Rosa Macías-Ruiz, Miguel Álvarez-López, Luis Tercedor (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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Pregnancy After Fontan-Kreutzer Surgery
Publication date: July 2018Source: Revista Española de Cardiología (English Edition), Volume 71, Issue 7Author(s): Marta Noris Mora, Silvia Escribà Bori, M. Ángeles de la Fuente Sánchez, Fernando García Algas, Inmaculada Sánchez Pérez, Andrés Grau Sepúlveda (Source: Revista Espanola de Cardiologia)
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