Volume 11, Number 5:544-694;2021
American Journal of cardiovacular Disease


Santosh K Sinha, Prakash Kumar, Awadesh K Sharma, Mahmodullah Razi, Umeshwar Pandey, Mohit Sachan, Praveen Shukla, Puneet Aggarwal, Mukesh J Jha, Ramesh Thakur, Vinay Krishna: Perforated balloon technique mediated intracoronary delivery of nicorandil to treat coronary no-reflow phenomenon: a novel pharmacological solution to precarious situation. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):544-554. (Abstract AJCD0133778, Full text, PDF).

Umberto Barbero, Federico Fornari, Marco Gagliardi, Antonella Fava, Mauro Giorgi, Gianluca Alunni, Carmen Maria Gaglioti, Antonio Piga, Giovanni Battista Ferrero, Filomena Longo: Myocardial longitudinal strain as the first herald of cardiac impairment in very early iron overload state: an echocardiography and biosusceptometry study on beta-thalassemia patients. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):555-563. (Abstract AJCD0133089, Full text, PDF).

Ruxandra-Nicoleta Horodinschi, Camelia Cristina Diaconu: Diastolic function in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction and atrial fibrillation: impact of diabetes. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):564-575. (Abstract AJCD0133784, Full text, PDF).

Sri Harsha Patlolla, Lina Ya’Qoub, Narut Prasitlumkum, Pranathi R Sundaragiri, Wisit Cheungpasitporn, Rajkumar P Doshi, Syed Tanveer Rab, Saraschandra Vallabhajosyula: Trends and differences in management and outcomes of cardiac arrest in underweight and obese acute myocardial infarction hospitalizations. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):576-586. (Abstract AJCD0137500, Full text, PDF).

Bernard Kianu Phanzu, Aliocha Nkodila Natuhoyila, Annie Nzundu Tufuankenda, Roger Kokusa Zamani, Emmanuel Limbole Baliko, Eleuthère Kintoki Vita, Jean-Réné M’buyamba Kabangu, Benjamin Longo-Mbenza: Insulin resistance-related differences in the relationship between left ventricular hypertrophy and cardiorespiratory fitness in hypertensive Black sub-Saharan Africans. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):587-600. (Abstract AJCD0136754, Full text, PDF).

Nilay Solanki, Dhruvi Pandit, Shubha Desai: Effectiveness and safety assessment of beta-blockers, calcium channel blockers, and angiotensin receptor blockers in hypertensive patients: a prospective study. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):601-610. (Abstract AJCD0136932, Full text, PDF).

Efrén Martínez-Quintana, Fayna Rodríguez-González: Blood test assessment of liver ultrasound findings in patients with Fontan surgery. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):611-617. (Abstract AJCD0136859, Full text, PDF).

Efrén Martínez-Quintana, Laura del Carmen Vega-Acedo, Daniela Santana-Herrera, Carolina Pérez-Acosta, José María Medina-Gil, Encarnación Muñoz-Díaz, Fayna Rodríguez-González: Mental well-being among patients with congenital heart disease and heart failure during the COVID-19 pandemic. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):618-623. (Abstract AJCD0137177, Full text, PDF).

Soumya Patra, Ashesh Halder, Rabin Chakraborty, Somnath Dey: Percutaneous coronary intervention in chronic total occlusion of anomalous right coronary artery: an onerous journey. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):624-627. (Abstract AJCD0121094, Full text, PDF).

Fatih Yalçin, Hulya Yalçin, Maria Roselle Abraham, Theodore P Abraham: Ultimate phases of hypertensive heart disease and stressed heart morphology by conventional and novel cardiac imaging. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):628-634. (Abstract AJCD0136328, Full text, PDF).

Massimo Slavich, Giulio Falasconi, Alberto Guarnaccia, Luigi Pannone, Lorenzo Rampa, Gabriele Fragasso, Andrea Granata, Stefano Savonitto, Roberto Spoladore: Hyperhidrosis: the neglected sign in heart failure patients. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):635-641. (Abstract AJCD0134846, Full text, PDF).

Vikram Halder, Soumitra Ghosh, Yamasandi Siddegowda Shrimanth, Rohit Kumar Manoj, Banashree Mandal, Shyam Kumar Singh Thingnam, Rupesh Kumar: Fetal cardiac intervention and fetal cardiac surgery: where are we in 21st century? Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):642-646. (Abstract AJCD0136008, Full text, PDF).

Kristina Frain, Krishnaraj S Rathod, Ebrahiem Tumi, Yang Chen, Stephen Hamshere, Fizzah Choudry, Mohammed M Akhtar, Miles Curtis, Rajiv Amersey, Oliver Guttmann, Constantinos O’Mahony, Ajay Jain, Andrew Wragg, Andreas Baumbach, Anthony Mathur, Daniel A Jones, Paul Rees: The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the delivery of primary percutaneous coronary intervention in STEMI. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):647-658. (Abstract AJCD0136922, Full text, PDF).

Krishnaraj S Rathod, Daniel A Jones, Ajay K Jain, Pitt Lim, Philip A MacCarthy, Roby Rakhit, Tim Lockie, Sundeep Kalra, Miles C Dalby, Iqbal S Malik, Mark Whitbread, Sam Firoozi, Richard Bogle, Simon Redwood, Jackie Cooper, Ajay Gupta, Alexandra Lansky, Andrew Wragg, Anthony Mathur, Amrita Ahluwalia:
The influence of biological age and sex on long-term outcome after percutaneous coronary intervention for ST-elevation myocardial infarction. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):659-678. (Abstract AJCD0137709, Full text, PDF).

Yubin Wang, Dewei Wu, Juan Ma, Xiangping Liu, Haitong Zhang, Chak-Yu So, Yin-Yat Lam, Bincheng Wang, Jiande Wang, Hongliang Zhang, Moyang Wang, Guangyuan Song, Yongjian Wu: The feasibility and safety of “one-stop” left atrial appendage closure and percutaneous coronary intervention in atrial fibrillation patients with significant coronary artery disease (PCI-LAAC study). Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):679-687. (Abstract AJCD0136777, Full text, PDF).

Efrén Martínez-Quintana, Michelle María Sánchez-Matos, Fayna Rodríguez-González, Antonio Tugores: Genealogy of patients with congenital heart disease in isolated populations. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2021;11(5):688-694. (Abstract AJCD0137176, Full text, PDF).