Evidence Based Articles in Cardiology

1 The effect of ischemic preconditioning on repeated sprint cycling performance Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, November 24, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

2 Ross procedure: is the root replacement technique superior to the sub-coronary implantation technique? Long-term results European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, November 24, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

3 Meta-analysis on risk of bleeding with apixaban in patients with renal impairment The American Journal of Cardiology, November 21, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

4 Exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation in patients with heart failure: A meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials between 1999 and 2013 European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, November 21, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

5 Meta-analysis of deferral versus performance of coronary intervention based on coronary pressure-derived fractional flow reserve The American Journal of Cardiology, November 21, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

6 Hypertension and risk of depression in the elderly: a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies Journal of Human Hypertension, November 21, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

7 Social capital, mortality, cardiovascular events and cancer: a systematic review of prospective studies International Journal of Epidemiology, November 21, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

8 Knowledge of and accordance with the academy evidence-based nutrition practice guideline for disorders of lipid metabolism Topics in Clinical Nutrition, November 21, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Guideline

9 Inactivating mutations in npc1l1 and protection from coronary heart disease New England Journal of Medicine, November 20, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

10 Twelve or 30 months of dual antiplatelet therapy after drug-eluting stents New England Journal of Medicine, November 19, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

11 Blood pressure in early autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease New England Journal of Medicine, November 19, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

12 Low HDL cholesterol is correlated to the acute ischemic stroke with diabetes mellitus Lipids in Health and Disease, November 19, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

13 Gestational hypertension and preeclampsia in living kidney donors New England Journal of Medicine, November 19, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

14 Bare metal stent versus paclitaxel eluting stent for intermediate length femoropopliteal arterial lesions (BATTLE trial): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, November 18, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

15 Risk of bleeding with dabigatran in atrial fibrillation JAMA Internal Medicine, November 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

16 Cardiovascular risk factors and future risk of Alzheimer's disease BMC Medicine, November 17, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

17 The incidence of acute myocardial infarction in relation to overweight and obesity: a meta-analysis Archives of Medical Science, November 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

18 Investigating the role of acute mental stress on endothelial dysfunction: a systematic review and meta-analysis Clinical Research in Cardiology, November 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

19 Usefulness of the logistic clinical syntax score in prediction of saphenous vein graft failure in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting Angiology, November 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

20 Association between methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) C677T/A1298C polymorphisms and essential hypertension: A systematic review and meta-analysis Metabolism, November 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

21 Impact of remote ischemic preconditioning preceding coronary artery bypass grafting on inducing neuroprotection (RIPCAGE): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, November 17, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

22 Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging findings in children with myocarditis Chinese Medical Journal, November 17, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

23 Influence of food patterns on endothelial biomarkers: a systematic review The Journal of Clinical Hypertension, November 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

24 Effects of blood pressure lowering on outcome incidence in hypertension: 2. Effects at different baseline and achieved blood pressure levels – overview and meta-analyses of randomized trials Journal of Hypertension, November 14, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

25 Out-of-office blood pressure and target organ damage in children and adolescents: A systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Hypertension, November 14, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

26 Effects of continuous positive airway pressure on blood pressure in patients with resistant hypertension and obstructive sleep apnea: A meta-analysis Journal of Hypertension, November 14, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

27 Periodontal innate immune mechanisms relevant to atherosclerosis Molecular Oral Microbiology, November 13, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

28 Apolipoprotein C3 genetic polymorphisms are associated with lipids and coronary artery disease in a Chinese population Lipids in Health and Disease, November 12, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

29 Microbiota-dependent metabolite trimethylamine-N-oxide is associated with disease severity and survival of patients with chronic heart failure Journal of Internal Medicine, November 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

30 Pharmacotherapy for hypertension in older adults: a systematic review Drugs & Aging, November 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

31 Rhubarb root and rhizome-based chinese herbal prescriptions for acute ischemic stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis Complementary Therapies in Medicine, November 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

32 Reappraisal of thienopyridine pretreatment in patients with non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis BMJ, November 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

33 Association between atrial fibrillation and silent cerebral infarctions: a systematic review and meta-analysis Annals of Internal Medicine, November 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

34 Acute coronary syndrome in Indian subcontinent patients residing in the middle east: results from Gulf registry of acute coronary events II Angiology, November 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

35 The ICAM-1 K469E polymorphism is associated with the risk of coronary artery disease: a meta-analysis Coronary Artery Disease, November 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

36 Diabetes and congenital heart defects : a systematic review, meta-analysis, and modeling project American Journal of Preventive Medicine, November 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

37 Effects of cobalt-chromium everolimus eluting stents or bare metal stent on fatal and non-fatal cardiovascular events: patient level meta-analysis BMJ, November 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

38 Ankylosing spondylitis and risk of ischaemic heart disease: A population-based cohort study Annals of Rheumatic Diseases, November 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

39 Risk of major cardiovascular events in patients with psoriatic arthritis, psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis: A population-based cohort study Annals of Rheumatic Diseases, November 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

40 Economic evaluations of implantable cardioverter defibrillators: A systematic review The European Journal of Health Economics, November 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

41 Evaluation of oral anticoagulants for the extended treatment of venous thromboembolism using a mixed-treatment comparison, meta-analytic approach Clinical Therapeutics, November 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

42 Effects of blood pressure lowering on cardiovascular risk according to baseline body-mass index: a meta-analysis of randomised trials The Lancet, November 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

43 Nonobstructive coronary artery disease and risk of myocardial infarction JAMA, November 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

44 Paternal or maternal history of cardiovascular disease and the risk of cardiovascular disease in offspring. A systematic review and meta-analysis International Journal of Cardiology, November 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

45 Acute kidney injury and prognosis after cardiopulmonary bypass: A meta-analysis of cohort studies American Journal of Kidney Diseases, November 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

46 The prognostic significance of atrial fibrillation in heart failure with a preserved and reduced left ventricular function: insights from a meta-analysis European Journal of Heart Failure, November 6, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

47 One-year outcomes of emergency department patients with atrial fibrillation: a prospective, multicenter registry in china Angiology, November 6, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

48 Effect of antenatal multiple micronutrient supplementation on anthropometry and blood pressure in mid-childhood in Nepal: follow-up of a double-blind randomised controlled trial The Lancet Global Health, November 6, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

49 Obstructive sleep apnea as a predictor of post coronary artery bypass graft atrial fibrillation: a systematic review and meta-analysis Canadian Journal of Cardiology, November 5, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

50 Accuracy of systolic aortic regurgitation in the diagnosis of heart failure: a predictive approach International Journal of Clinical Practice, November 5, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

51 Cardiovascular events in ankylosing spondylitis. An updated meta-analysis Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism, November 4, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

52 Maternal hypertensive pregnancy disorders and cognitive functioning of the offspring: A systematic review Journal of the American Society of Hypertension, November 4, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

53 Impact of sleep-disordered breathing and efficacy of positive airway pressure on mortality in patients with chronic heart failure and sleep-disordered breathing: a meta-analysis Clinical Research in Cardiology, November 4, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

54 Effects of salt substitutes on blood pressure: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, November 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

55 Relationship between oxidized LDL, IgM, and IgG autoantibodies to ox-LDL levels with recurrent cardiovascular events in Swedish patients with previous myocardial infarction Angiology, November 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

56 Comparison of serum cystatin C and creatinine level changes for prognosis of patients after peripheral arterial angiography Angiology, November 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

57 Low-density lipoprotein receptor gene mutation analysis and structure-function correlation in an Omani Arab family with familial hypercholesterolemia Angiology, November 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

58 Centralized pan-middle east survey on the undertreatment of hypercholesterolemia: results from the cepheus study in Arabian gulf countries Angiology, November 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

59 Low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol is characterized by elevated oxidative stress Angiology, November 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

60 Optimal anticoagulation duration of unfractionated and low molecular weight heparin in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome: A systematic review of the literature International Journal of Cardiology, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

61 Reduction of C-reactive protein is not associated with reduced cardiovascular risk and mortality in patients treated with statins. A meta-analysis of 22 randomized trials International Journal of Cardiology, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

62 Meta-analysis of Atherogenic Index of Plasma and other lipid parameters in relation to risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus Primary Care Diabetes, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

63 The association between cervical spine manipulation and carotid artery dissection: a systematic review of the literature Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

64 The role of red blood cell distribution width in mortality and cardiovascular risk among patients with coronary artery diseases: A systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Thoracic Disease, October 31, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

65 The durability of endovascular coiling versus neurosurgical clipping of ruptured cerebral aneurysms: 18 year follow-up of the UK cohort of the International Subarachnoid Aneurysm Trial (ISAT) The Lancet, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

66 Association between in-hospital mortality and renal dysfunction in 186 219 patients hospitalized for acute stroke in the Emilia-Romagna Region of Italy Angiology, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article
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67 More favorable response to cardiac resynchronization therapy in women than in men Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

68 Left ventricular assist devices in patients with end-stage heart failure: suggestion of an alternative treatment based on clinically well-known concepts Angiology, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

69 Lack of association of angiotensin-converting enzyme insertion/deletion polymorphism with breast cancer: An update meta-analysis based on 10405 subjects Journal of the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

70 Correlation between ankle brachial index and coronary artery disease severity in elderly Egyptians Angiology, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

71 Left ventricular systolic and diastolic function in normotensive type 2 diabetic patients with or without autonomic neuropathy: a radionuclide ventriculography study Angiology, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

72 Apolipoprotein b/apolipoprotein a-i ratio and apolipoprotein b: long-term predictors of myocardial infarction in initially healthy middle-aged men--a 13-year follow-up Angiology, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

73 Efficacy of nitric oxide, with or without continuing antihypertensive treatment, for management of high blood pressure in acute stroke (ENOS): a partial-factorial randomised controlled trial The Lancet, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

74 A systematic review of vascular and endothelial function: Effects of fruit, vegetable and potassium intake Nutrition, Metabolism & Cardiovascular Diseases, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

75 Comparison of conventional and high-sensitivity troponin in patients with chest pain: a collaborative meta-analysis American Heart Journal, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article