Volume 1, Number 1:1-100;2011
American Journal of cardiovascular Disease


William C. Roberts, Matthew L. Springer, Xuejun Wang, Dengshun Wang: The launch of American Journal of
Cardiovascular Disease. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2011;1(1):i-ii. (
Full text, PDF).

Peter C. Austin, Douglas S. Lee: Boosted classification trees result in minor to modest improvement in the accuracy in
classifying cardiovascular outcomes compared to conventional classification trees. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2011;1(1):1-15.
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Abstract, full text, PDF).

Ching Jen Yang, Chia Yi Lin, Tze-chen Hsieh, Susan C. Olson, Joseph M. Wu: Control of eotaxin-1 expression and  
release by resveratrol and its metabolites in culture human pulmonary artery endothelial cells. Am J Cardiovasc Dis
2011;1(1):16-30.
(Abstract, full text, PDF).

Rani K. Hasan, Naeema T. Ginwala, Rhia Y. Shah, Dharam J. Kumbhani, Robert L. Wilensky, Nehal N. Mehta:   
Quantitative angiography in south Asians reveals differences in vessel size and coronary artery disease severity compared
to Caucasians. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2011;1(1):31-37. (
Abstract, full text, PDF).

Joseph M Wu, Tze-chen Hsieh, Zhirong Wang: Cardioprotection by resveratrol: a review of effects/targets in cultured cells
and animal tissues. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2011;1(1):38-47. (
Abstract, full text, PDF).

Maria Baltazi, Niki Katsiki, Christos Savopoulos, Fotios Iliadis, George Koliakos, Apostolos I. Hatzitolios: Plasma
neuropeptide Y (NPY) and alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone (a-MSH) levels in patients with or without hypertension
and/or obesity: a pilot study. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2011;1(1):48-59. (
Abstract, full text, PDF).

Arturo Figueroa, Florence Vicil, Marcos A. Sanchez-Gonzalez: Acute exercise with whole-body vibration decreases wave
reflection and leg arterial stiffness. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2011;1(1):60-67. (
Abstract, full text, PDF).

Stefanie Keymel, Yvonne Heinen, Jan Balzer, Tienush Rassaf, Malte Kelm, Thomas Lauer, Christian Heiss
Characterization of macro- and microvascular function and structure in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Am J
Cardiovasc Dis 2011;1(1):68-75. (
Abstract, full text, PDF).

Costas Thomopoulos, Costas Tsioufis, Nikos Soldatos, Alexandros Kasiakogias,Christodoulos Stefanadis:
Periodontitis and coronary artery disease: a questioned association between vascular and periodontal plaques  . Am J
Cardiovasc Dis 2011;1(1):76-83. (
Abstract, full text, PDF).

Teimuraz Apridonidze, Hussein Shaqra, Nessrine Ktaich, Jennifer E. Liu, Jonathan N. Bella: Relation of components of
the metabolic syndrome to left ventricular geometry in Hispanic and Non-Hispanic black adults. Am J Cardiovasc Dis
2011;1(1):84-91. (
Abstract, full text, PDF).

Marion A. Hofmann Bowman, Ann Marie Schmidt: S100/calgranulins EN-RAGEing the blood vessels: implications for
inflammatory responses and atherosclerosis. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2011;1(1):92-100. (
Abstract, full text, PDF).