Evidence Based Articles in Cardiology

1 Diagnostic accuracy of single baseline measurement of Elecsys Troponin T high-sensitive assay for diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction in emergency department: systematic review and meta-analysis BMJ, January 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

2 Clinical benefits of pharmacogenetic algorithm-based warfarin dosing: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Thrombosis Research, January 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

3 Consumption of fruit and vegetable and risk of coronary heart disease: a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies International Journal of Cardiology, January 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Non-invasive assessment of low risk acute chest pain in the emergency department: A comparative meta-analysis of prospective studies International Journal of Cardiology, January 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

5 Optimum and stepped care standardised antihypertensive treatment with or without renal denervation for resistant hypertension (DENERHTN): a multicentre, open-label, randomised controlled trial The Lancet, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

6 Association between hospitalization for pneumonia and subsequent risk of cardiovascular disease JAMA, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

7 Violence and cardiovascular health : a systematic review American Journal of Preventive Medicine, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

8 The diagnostic performance of CT-derived fractional flow reserve for evaluation of myocardial ischaemia confirmed by invasive fractional flow reserve: a meta-analysis Clinical Radiology, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

9 The preventive antibiotics in stroke study (pass): a pragmatic randomised open-label masked endpoint clinical trial The Lancet, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

10 Central arteriovenous anastomosis for the treatment of patients with uncontrolled hypertension (the ROX CONTROL HTN study): a randomised controlled trial The Lancet, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

11 Zotarolimus-eluting durable-polymer-coated stent versus a biolimus-eluting biodegradable-polymer-coated stent in unselected patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (SORT OUT VI): a randomised non-inferiority trial The Lancet, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

12 Vascular age to determine cardiovascular disease risk: A systematic review of its concepts, definitions, and clinical applications European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

13 Relationship of neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio with the presence, severity, and extent of coronary atherosclerosis detected by coronary computed tomography angiography Angiology, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

14 Heart failure in sub-Saharan Africa: review of the aetiology of heart failure and the role of point-of-care biomarker diagnostics Tropical Medicine & International Health, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

15 Exercise training in patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction Circulation: Heart Failure, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

16 Diagnostic accuracy of stress myocardial perfusion imaging compared to invasive coronary angiography with fractional flow reserve meta-analysis Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

17 The reliability of computed tomography-derived SYNTAX score measurement Angiology, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

18 The effect of exogenous creatine phosphate on myocardial injury after percutaneous coronary intervention Angiology, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

19 The relationship between the number of cardiologists and clinical practice patterns in acute heart failure: a cross-sectional observational study BMJ Open, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

20 Low serum tryptophan predicts higher mortality in cardiovascular disease European Journal of Clinical Investigation, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

21 Moderate-and-vigorous physical activity from adolescence to adulthood and subclinical atherosclerosis in adulthood: prospective observations from the European Youth Heart Study British Journal of Sports Medicine, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

22 Sex dependent risk factors for mortality after myocardial infarction: individual patient data meta-analysis BMC Medicine, January 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

23 Genotype-guided dosing of coumarin anticoagulants: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

24 Simulation-based training for emergency medicine residents in sterile technique during central venous catheterization: impact on performance, policy, and outcomes Academic Emergency Medicine, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

25 The effect of nonsurgical periodontal treatment on serum and saliva chitotriosidase activities in patients with periodontitis and coronary artery disease Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management, January 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

26 D -dimer testing to select patients with a first unprovoked venous thromboembolism who can stop anticoagulant therapy: a cohort study Annals of Internal Medicine, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

27 A systematic review of minimally invasive surgical treatment for atrial fibrillation: a comparison of the Cox-Maze procedure, beating-heart epicardial ablation, and the hybrid procedure on safety and efficacy European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

28 The impact of anaemia and intravenous iron replacement therapy on outcomes in cardiac surgery European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

29 Effects of the july 1997 floods in the Czech Republic on cardiac mortality Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

30 Muscle strength in youth and cardiovascular risk in young adulthood (the European Youth Heart Study) British Journal of Sports Medicine, January 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

31 Influence of socioeconomic factors on hospital readmissions for heart failure and acute myocardial infarction in patients 65 years and older: evidence from a systematic review Clinical Interventions in Aging, January 19, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

32 Searching for the second best graft for coronary artery bypass surgery: A network meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, January 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

33 Effectiveness of intravenous ilomedin infusion and smoking cessation in the treatment of acutely symptomatic buerger disease Angiology, January 16, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

34 Mechanical approach in the management of advanced acute and chronic heart failure: the state of the art Angiology, January 16, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

35 Miniaturized extracorporeal circulation versus off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials International Journal of Surgery, January 16, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

36 Negative associations between arterial stiffness parameter evaluated by cardio-ankle vascular index and serum low-density lipoprotein cholesterol concentration in early-stage atherosclerosis Angiology, January 16, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

37 Do statins impair cognition? a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Journal of General Internal Medicine, January 15, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

38 Effect of statins on gastric cancer incidence: A meta-Analysis of case control studies Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics, January 15, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

39 The effect of walking on risk factors for cardiovascular disease: An updated systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised control trials Preventive Medicine, January 15, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

40 Community-wide cardiovascular disease prevention programs and health outcomes in a rural county, 1970-2010 JAMA, January 15, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

41 A common data model to assess cardiovascular hospitalization and mortality in atrial fibrillation patients using administrative claims and medical records Clinical Epidemiology, January 15, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

42 The Western Denmark cardiac computed tomography registry Clinical Epidemiology, January 14, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

43 Efficacy and safety of LDL-lowering therapy among men and women: meta-analysis of individual data from 174000 participants in 27 randomised trials The Lancet, January 14, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

44 Clinical outcomes of SMART versus luminexx nitinol stent implantation for aortoiliac artery disease: a propensity score-matched multicenter study Angiology, January 13, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

45 Serum uric acid, gender, and low ankle brachial index in adults with high cardiovascular risk Angiology, January 13, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

46 Effect of weight loss on ventricular repolarization in normotensive severely obese patients with and without heart failure The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, January 13, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

47 Green tea consumption and the risk of the related factors of cardiovascular diseases and ischemic related diseases: A meta-analysis International Journal of Cardiology, January 12, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

48 Congestive heart failure with vascular endothelial growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitors Critical Reviews in Oncology/Hematology, January 9, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

49 The efficacy and safety of cilostazol for the secondary prevention of ischemic stroke in acute and chronic phases in Asian population- an updated meta-analysis BMC Neurology, January 8, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

50 Socioeconomic status and hypertension: A meta-analysis Journal of Hypertension, January 7, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

51 ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in China from 2001 to 2011 (the China PEACE-Retrospective Acute Myocardial Infarction Study): a retrospective analysis of hospital data The Lancet, January 7, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

52 An estimate of the prevalence of hypertension in Nigeria: a systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Hypertension, January 7, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

53 Oral anticoagulants and the risk of intracranial hemorrhage JAMA, January 6, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

54 Use of provider-level dashboards and pay-for-performance in venous thromboembolism prophylaxis Journal of Hospital Medicine, January 6, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

55 Weight loss improves fasting flow-mediated vasodilation in adults: A meta-analysis of intervention studies Atherosclerosis, January 6, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

 

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