Cardiology News and Articles

Evidence Based Articles in Cardiology

1 Provision, organisation & models of heart valve clinics within the United Kingdom QJM: An International Journal of Medicine, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

2 Mean platelet volume is elevated in patients with low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol Angiology, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

3 Congenital left ventricular outpouchings: a systematic review of 839 cases and introduction of a novel classification after two centuries Congenital Heart Disease, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Association of 5 well-defined polymorphisms in the gene encoding transforming growth factor-{beta}1 with coronary artery disease among Chinese patients with hypertension Angiology, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

5 Cardiovascular risk and events in 17 low-, middle-, and high-income countries New England Journal of Medicine, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

6 Effect of self-monitoring and medication self-titration on systolic blood pressure in hypertensive patients at high risk of cardiovascular disease: The TASMIN-SR randomized clinical trial JAMA, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

7 Reducing heart failure readmissions rates with an emergency department early readmission alert American Journal of Medicine, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

8 Ventilator-associated pneumonia after cardiac surgery: a meta-analysis and systematic review The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

9 The preventive effect of atorvastatin on atrial fibrillation: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials BMC Cardiovascular Disorders, August 27, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

10 Systematic review and meta-analysis of the prevalence of resistant hypertension in treated hypertensive populations American Journal of Hypertension, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

11 Perioperative atrial fibrillation and the long-term risk of ischemic stroke JAMA, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

12 Does lowering blood pressure with antihypertensive therapy preserve independence in activities of daily living? a systematic review American Journal of Hypertension, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

13 Influence of sex on outcome following transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI): systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Interventional Cardiology, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

14 Comparable benefit of β-blocker therapy in heart failure across regions of the world: meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials Canadian Journal of Cardiology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

15 Open versus endovascular stent graft repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms: do we need more randomized clinical trials? Angiology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

16 Coffee consumption and mortality from all causes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer: a dose-response meta-analysis American Journal of Epidemiology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

17 High-density lipoproteins and coronary artery disease: a single-center cohort study Angiology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

18 Low levels of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol predict the presence of coronary artery disease in patients with aortic aneurysms Angiology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

19 Impaired vascular endothelial growth factor a and inflammation in patients with peripheral artery disease Angiology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

20 Use of emergency medical services in the second gulf registry of acute coronary events Angiology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

21 Contemporary systematic review and meta-analysis of early outcomes with percutaneous treatment for infrapopliteal atherosclerotic disease Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

22 History of thyroid disorders in relation to clinical outcomes in atrial fibrillation: a cohort study American Journal of Medicine, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

23 Increased cardiovascular disease mortality associated with excessive exercise in heart attack survivors Mayo Clinic Proceedings, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

24 The impact of frailty on outcomes after cardiac surgery: A systematic review The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

25 Predictors of cardiovascular events in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE): A systematic review and meta-analysis European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, August 22, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

26 Biochemical and C-reactive protein alterations in myocardial infarction periodontitis patients The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, August 22, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

27 Novel oral anticoagulants in patients with renal insufficiency: a meta-analysis of randomized trials Canadian Journal of Cardiology, August 21, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

28 Noninducibility in postinfarction ventricular tachycardia as an end point for ventricular tachycardia ablation and its effects on outcomes Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology, August 21, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

29 The effect of residing altitude on levels of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol: a pilot study from the Omani Arab population Angiology, August 21, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

30 Impact of graduated compression stockings on the prevention of post-thrombotic syndrome - results of a randomized controlled trial Phlebology, August 21, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

31 The impact of heart failure and left ventricular dysfunction in predicting stroke, thromboembolism, and mortality in atrial fibrillation patients: a systematic review Clinical Therapeutics, August 21, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

32 Bivalirudin versus heparin in patients planned for percutaneous coronary intervention: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials The Lancet, August 20, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

33 A systematic review and meta-analysis of 130,000 individuals shows smoking does not modify the association of genotype on risk of coronary heart disease Atherosclerosis, August 20, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

34 Triglycerides and cardiovascular disease The Lancet, August 20, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

35 HDL and cardiovascular disease The Lancet, August 20, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

36 LDL cholesterol: controversies and future therapeutic directions The Lancet, August 20, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

37 Low exercise blood pressure and risk of cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality: Systematic review and meta-analysis Atherosclerosis, August 20, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

38 Percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale in patients with cryptogenic embolism: A network meta-analysis European Heart Journal, August 20, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

39 Volatile anesthetics in preventing acute kidney injury following cardiac surgery: A systematic review and meta-analysis The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, August 20, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

40 Blood pressure-lowering treatment based on cardiovascular risk: a meta-analysis of individual patient data The Lancet, August 19, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

41 Implant-based multiparameter telemonitoring of patients with heart failure (IN-TIME): a randomised controlled trial The Lancet, August 19, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

42 Latest evidence of the effects of the mediterranean diet in prevention of cardiovascular disease Current Atherosclerosis Reports, August 19, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

43 Oral Chinese proprietary medicine for angina pectoris: An overview of systematic reviews/meta-analyses Complementary Therapies in Medicine, August 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

44 Chinese massage (Tuina) for the treatment of essential hypertension: A systematic review and meta-analysis Complementary Therapies in Medicine, August 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

45 Effectiveness and safety of Wuling capsule for post stroke depression: A systematic review Complementary Therapies in Medicine, August 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

46 The association between blood lipid and phlegm turbidity syndrome of angina pectoris: A systematic review and meta-analysis Complementary Therapies in Medicine, August 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

47 The role of common variants of and genes in serum lipid levels and lipid-lowering efficacy of statin treatment: A meta-analysis Journal of Clinical Lipidology, August 15, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

48 The efficacy and safety of Chinese herbal medicine, Rhodiola formulation in treating ischemic heart disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Complementary Therapies in Medicine, August 15, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

49 Association of urinary sodium and potassium excretion with blood pressure New England Journal of Medicine, August 15, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

50 Urinary sodium and potassium excretion, mortality, and cardiovascular events New England Journal of Medicine, August 15, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

51 Global sodium consumption and death from cardiovascular causes New England Journal of Medicine, August 15, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

52 Minimally invasive direct coronary bypass grafting versus percutaneous coronary intervention for single-vessel disease: A meta-analysis of 2885 patients European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, August 14, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

53 The efficacy of pad placement for electrical cardioversion of atrial fibrillation/flutter: a systematic review Academic Emergency Medicine, August 14, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

54 Calcium channel blocker compared with angiotensin receptor blocker for patients with hypertension: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials The Journal of Clinical Hypertension, August 13, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

55 The freestyle aortic bioprosthesis: A systematic review Heart, Lung, and Circulation, August 13, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

56 Transcatheter valve-in-valve implantation: a systematic review of literature Heart, Lung, and Circulation, August 13, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

57 The use of gastrointestinal cocktail for differentiating gastro-oesophageal reflux disease and acute coronary syndrome in the emergency setting: a systematic review Heart, Lung, and Circulation, August 13, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

58 Organ dysfunction in patients with left ventricular impairment: what is the effect of cardiopulmonary bypass Heart, Lung, and Circulation, August 13, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

59 Extracorporeal-assisted rewarming in the management of accidental deep hypothermic cardiac arrest Heart, Lung, and Circulation, August 13, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

60 Efficacy of yogurt drink with added plant stanol esters (Benecol (R), Colanta) in reducing total and LDL cholesterol in subjects with moderate hypercholesterolemia: a randomized placebo-controlled crossover trial NCT01461798 Lipids in Health and Disease, August 12, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

61 Omega-3 fatty acids for postoperative atrial fibrillation: alone or in combination with antioxidant vitamins Heart, Lung, and Circulation, August 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

62 Cardiovascular disease and vitamin D supplementation: trial analysis, systematic review, and meta-analysis American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, August 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

63 Arterial imaging outcomes and cardiovascular risk factors in recently menopausal women: A randomized trial Annals of Internal Medicine, August 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

64 Effect of treatment delay, age, and stroke severity on the effects of intravenous thrombolysis with alteplase for acute ischaemic stroke: a meta-analysis of individual patient data from randomised trials The Lancet, August 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

65 A systematic review of the impact of volume of surgery and specialization in Norwood procedure BMC Pediatrics, August 11, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

66 Effects of lipophilic statins for heart failure: a meta-analysis of 13 randomised controlled trials Heart, Lung, and Circulation, August 8, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

67 Estimation of central aortic blood pressure: a systematic meta-analysis of available techniques Journal of Hypertension, August 8, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

68 Continuous positive airway pressure reduces blood pressure in patients with obstructive sleep apnea; A systematic review and meta-analysis with 1000 patients Journal of Hypertension, August 8, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

69 Blood pressure and low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol lowering for prevention of strokes and cognitive decline: A review of available trial evidence Journal of Hypertension, August 8, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

70 Cascade screening based on genetic testing is cost-effective: Evidence for the implementation of models of care for familial hypercholesterolemia Journal of Clinical Lipidology, August 8, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

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