Volume 10, Number 4:272-527;2020
American Journal of cardiovacular Disease


Maria Chiara Todaro, Scipione Carerj, Concetta Zito, Maria Paola Trifirò, Giovanni Consolo, Bijoy Khandheria: Echocardiographic evaluation of right ventricular-arterial coupling in pulmonary hypertension. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):272-283. (Full text, PDF).

Valter Lubrano, Silvana Balzan: Cardiovascular risk in COVID-19 infection. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):284-293. (Full text, PDF).

Saeed Shoar, Simran Batra, Azouba Gulraiz, Waleed Ikram, Moiz Javed, Fatemeh Hosseini, Mohammad Naderan, Nasrin Shoar, Jobby John, Venkat R Modukuru, Samin K Sharma: Effect of pre-existing left bundle branch block on post-procedural outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve replacement: a meta-analysis of comparative studies. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):294-300. (Full text, PDF).

Kenechukwu Mezue, Pradhum Ram, Obiora Egbuche, Ritesh G Menezes, Edgar Lerma, Janani Rangaswami: Anticoagulation-related nephropathy for the internist: a concise review. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):301-305. (Full text, PDF).

Saroj K Sahoo, Rajesh Vijayvergiya, Navjyot Kaur, Prashant Panda, Ganesh Kasinadhuni: Feasibility and safety of same-day discharge after percutaneous coronary intervention: a tertiary care center experience. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):306-316. (Full text, PDF).

Santosh Kumar Sinha, Mukesh Jitendra Jha, Vikas Mishra, Umeshwar Pandey, Mahmodullah Razi, Awadesh Kumar Sharma, Puneet Aggarwal, Ramesh Thakur, Vinay Krishna: Clinical safety and efficacy of World’s thinnest (50 μm), very long (>40 mm) Everolimus Eluting Stent (SES) among real world patients. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):317-328. (Full text, PDF).

Tiago Pereira-da-Silva, Patricia Napoleao, Teresa Pinheiro, Mafalda Selas, Filipa Silva, Rui Cruz Ferreira, Miguel Mota Carmo: Inflammation is associated with the presence and severity of chronic coronary syndrome through soluble CD40 ligand. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):329-339. (Full text, PDF).

Salvatore Mario Romano, Francesca Ristalli, Cristina Giglioli, Francesco Meucci, Miroslava Stolcova, Giorgio Jacopo Baldereschi, Emanuele Cecchi, Giovanni Squillantini, Francesco Ciappi, Niccolò Marchionni, Carlo Di Mario, Didier Payen: Deep sedation vs femoral block anesthesia: beat-by-beat hemodynamic impact on TAVI procedure. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):340-349. (Full text, PDF).

Marta Cobo-Marcos, Isabel Zegri-Reiriz, Paloma Remior-Perez, Sergio Garcia-Gomez, Daniel Garcia-Rodriguez, Fernando Dominguez-Rodriguez, Aranzazu Martin-Garcia, Pablo Garcia-Pavia, Javier Segovia-Cubero: Usefulness of natriuresis to predict in-hospital diuretic resistance. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):350-355. (Full text, PDF).

Adarsh Katamreddy, Damianos G Kokkinidis, Jeremy A Miles, Robert T Faillace: Elevated red cell distribution width is associated with negative P wave amplitude in lead V1: national health and nutrition examination survey (NHANES III). Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):356-361. (Full text, PDF).

Gayatri Pemmasani, Srikanth Yandrapalli, Wilbert Aronow: Sex differences in cardiovascular diseases and associated risk factors in non-alcoholic steatohepatitis. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):362-366. (Full text, PDF).

Eduardo Matos Vilela, Ricardo Ladeiras-Lopes, Ana Joao, Joana Braga, Susana Torres, Jose Ribeiro, Joao Primo, Ricardo Fontes-Carvalho, Lilibeth Campos, Fatima Miranda, Jose Pedro Nunes, Madalena Teixeira, Pedro Braga: Differential impact of a cardiac rehabilitation program in functional parameters according to patient gender. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):367-375. (Full text, PDF).

Zach Oman, Sundeep Kumar, Ali Ghani, Ziad Sayed-Ahmad, Piotr Horbal, Ammar Nasir, Michael Forsberg, Tarek Helmy: Percutaneous repair of post-myocardial infarction ventricular septal rupture presenting with cardiogenic shock. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):376-381. (Full text, PDF).

Michelle Mizrahi, Silvia Jimenez-Becerra, Eric Rivera-Navarrete, Mario Gomez-Sanchez: Severe mitral valve regurgitation secondary to Libman-Sacks endocarditis. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):382-385. (Full text, PDF).

Leticia R Sabioni, Eduardo Tibirica, Cristiane C Lamas, Guilherme D Amorim, Andrea De Lorenzo: Systemic microvascular dysfunction in COVID-19. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):386-391. (Full text, PDF).

Levon Minasyan, Syuzanna Shahnazaryan, Hamayak Sisakian: Optimization of multi-organ failure for successful coronary angioplasty in acute myocardial infarction after pneumonectomy. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):392-397. (Full text, PDF).

Neiberg de Alcantara Lima, Ricardo Lessa Jr de Castro, Cuyler Huffman, Mireya Diaz, Carol Cavalcante de Vasconcelos Lima, Mark Schauer, Silvia Teresa Linares, Thomas A Melgar: Hospital admissions for aortic stenosis in pregnancy in the United States - a thirteen year analysis. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):398-404. (Full text, PDF).

Stylianos Dragasis, Panagiotis Mililis, Athanasia Megarisiotou, George Bazoukis, Athanasios Saplaouras, Athena Mpatsouli, Fotios Toulgaridis, Efstathia Prappa, Konstantinos P Letsas, Michael Efremidis: Electrophysiologic study and catheter ablation of a supraventricular tachycardia in a patient with inferior vena cava congenital anomaly. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):405-408. (Full text, PDF).

Giulio Falasconi, Luigi Pannone, Massimo Slavich, Alberto Margonato, Gabriele Fragasso, Roberto Spoladore: Atrial fibrillation in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: pathophysiology, diagnosis and management. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):409-418. (Full text, PDF).

Christos Michalakeas, Vasiliki Katsi, Stergios Soulaidopoulos, Polychronis Dilaveris, Dimitrios Vrachatis, Ioannis Lekakis, Charalambos Vlachopoulos, Konstantinos Tsioufis, Dimitrios Tousoulis: Mobile phones and applications in the management of patients with arterial hypertension. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):419-431. (Full text, PDF).

Mabrouk Bahloul, Mariem Dlela, Karama Bouchaala, Hela Kallel, Chokri Ben Hamida, Hedi Chelly, Mounir Bouaziz: Post-traumatic pulmonary embolism: incidence, physiopathology, risk factors of early occurrence, and impact outcome. A narrative review. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):432-443. (Full text, PDF).

Obiageli Uzoamaka Onyemelukwe, Dimie Ogoina, Geoffrey Chukwubuike Onyemelukwe: Leptin concentrations in type 2 diabetes and non-diabetes Nigerian-Africans. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):444-454. (Full text, PDF).

Nikolaos Papageorgiou, Rui Providencia, Bunny Saberwal, Catrin Sohrabi, Angelos Tyrlis, Abed Elfattah Atieh, Wei-Yao Lim, Antonio Creta, Mohammed Khanji, Reni Rusinova, Bashistraj Chooneea, Raj Khiani, Nadeev Wijesuriya, Anna Chow, Haroun Butt, Stefan Browne, Nikhil Joshi, Jamie Kay, Syed Ahsan: Ethnicity and COVID-19 cardiovascular complications: a multi-center UK cohort. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):455-462. (Full text, PDF).

Tatiana V Kirichenko, Ekaterina V Chernova, Yegor S Chegodaev, Anatol Kontush, Igor A Sobenin, Philippe Giral, Volha I Summerhill, Alexander N Orekhov: Comparative analysis of the variability of carotid intima-media thickness in primary prevention populations of Moscow and Paris. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):463-472. (Full text, PDF).

Sibel Aydin, Davut Cekmecelioglu, Serkan Celik, Ismail Yerli, Kaan Kirali: The effect of vacuum-assisted venous drainage on hemolysis during cardiopulmonary bypass. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):473-478. (Full text, PDF).

Chayakrit Krittanawong, Anirudh Kumar, Joshua Hahn, Zhen Wang, Hong Ju Zhang, Tao Sun, Biykem Bozkurt, Christie M Ballantyne, Salim S Virani, Jonathan L Halperin, Hani Jneid: Cardiovascular risk and complications associated with COVID-19. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):479-489. (Full text, PDF).

Marcone A Lima, Alice P Duque, Luiz F Rodrigues Junior, Viviani CS Lima, Liana AC Trotte, Tereza CF Guimaraes: Health literacy and quality of life in hospitalized heart failure patients: a cross-sectional study. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):490-498. (Full text, PDF).

Hitalo De Jesus Lima, Roseny Da Silva Pinto Souza, Alinne Shannon Matos Santos e Santos, Daniel Lago Borges, Andre Raimundo Franca Guimaraes, Gabriel Velloso Dantas Batista Andrade Ferreira, Roberto Moreno Barros, Andre Luiz Lisboa Cordeiro: Virtual reality on pulmonary function and functional independence after coronary artery bypass grafting: clinical trial. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):499-505. (Full text, PDF).

Umberto Barbero, Cinzia Moncalvo, Daniela Trabattoni, Marco Pavani, Gisella Rita Amoroso, Pier Paolo Bocchino, Alessandra Truffa Giachet, Andrea Saglietto, Silvia Monticone, Gioel Gabrio Secco, Gianluca Campo, Roberto Verardi, Mario Iannaccone, Marcello Galvani, Fabrizio Ugo, Vincenzo Infantino, Luca Olivotti, Marco Mennuni, Matteo Vercellino, Sebastiano Gili, Ottavio Zucchetti, Gianni Casella, Massimo Giammaria, Michele De Benedictis, Paolo Tolomeo, Baldassarre Doronzo, Walter Grosso Marra, Andrea Rognoni, Antonio Montefusco, Giuseppe Patti, Massimo Mancone, Gaetano Maria De Ferrari, Fabrizio D’Ascenzo: Gender differences in acute coronary syndromes patterns during the COVID-19 outbreak. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):506-513. (Full text, PDF).

Tomoko Minamisaka, Koichi Tachibana, Yukinori Shinoda, Hidetada Fukuoka, Hirooki Inui, Keisuke Ueno, Soki Inoue, Kentaro Mine, Kumpei Ueda, Shiro Hoshida: Protracted impairment of left atrial compliance after cryoballoon ablation in recurrence-free patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):514-521. (Full text, PDF).

Mohammad Reza Movahed, Sara Etemad, Mehrnoosh Hashemzadeh, Mehrtash Hashemzadeh: Persistent reduction in the age adjusted mortality rate from aortic valve surgery in the United State with elimination of gender gap in recent years. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2020;10(4):522-527. (Full text, PDF).