Evidence Based Articles in Cardiology

1 Clinical practice guidelines for hypertension in China: a systematic review of the methodological quality BMJ Open, July 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Guideline

2 Ablation of complex fractionated atrial electrograms for atrial fibrillation rhythm control: a systematic review and meta-analysis Canadian Journal of Cardiology, July 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

3 High intensity interval versus moderate intensity continuous training in patients with coronary artery disease: a meta-analysis of physiological and clinical parameters Heart, Lung, and Circulation, July 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Genetic meta-analysis of 15,901 African Americans identifies variation in EXOC3L1 is associated with HDL concentration Journal of Lipid Research, July 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

5 Neurologically intact survival in bystander-witnessed out-of-hospital cardiac arrest JAMA, July 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

6 Adenosine-guided pulmonary vein isolation for the treatment of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: an international, multicentre, randomised superiority trial The Lancet, July 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

7 Intermediate- and long-term cognitive outcomes after cardiovascular procedures in older adults: a systematic review Annals of Internal Medicine, July 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

8 Duration of clopidogrel-based dual antiplatelet therapy and clinical outcomes after endeavor sprint zotarolimus-eluting stent implantation in patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome European Journal of Internal Medicine , July 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

9 Rationale and design of three observational, prospective cohort studies including biobanking to evaluate and improve diagnostics, management strategies and risk stratification in venous thromboembolism: the VTEval Project BMJ Open, July 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

10 Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants and major bleeding-related fatality in patients with atrial fibrillation and venous thromboembolism: a systematic review and meta-analysis Heart, July 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

11 Efficacy of carpentier-edwards pericardial prostheses: a systematic review and meta-analysis International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care, July 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

12 Clinical impact and evolution of mitral regurgitation following transcatheter aortic valve replacement: a meta-analysis Heart, July 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

13 Myocardial fibrosis on cardiac magnetic resonance and cardiac outcomes in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: a meta-analysis Heart, July 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

14 Habitual chocolate consumption and risk of cardiovascular disease among healthy men and women Heart, July 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

15 Association of body mass index with mortality and cardiovascular events for patients with coronary artery disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis Heart, July 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

16 Antisense therapy targeting apolipoprotein(a): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase 1 study The Lancet, July 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

17 Comparative effectiveness of sildenafil for pulmonary hypertension due to left heart disease with HFrEF Hypertension Research, July 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

18 A multilevel regression of patient-reported outcome measures after varicose vein treatment in England Phlebology, July 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

19 Hematological parameters as predictors of cardiovascular disease in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome patients Angiology, July 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

20 Risk of all-cause mortality and cardiovascular disease associated with secondhand smoke exposure: A systematic review and meta-analysis International Journal of Cardiology, July 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

21 Management of anticoagulation in patients with atrial fibrillation JAMA, July 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

22 A meta-analysis of robotic vs. conventional mitral valve surgery Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, July 22, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

23 Real world effectiveness of primary implantable cardioverter defibrillators implanted during hospital admissions for exacerbation of heart failure or other acute co-morbidities: cohort study of older patients with heart failure BMJ, July 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

24 Is aspiration thrombectomy beneficial in patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions, July 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

25 Peroneal Stimulation for Foot Drop After Stroke: A Systematic Review American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, July 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

26 Statin therapy and plasma coenzyme Q10concentrations - a systematic review and meta-analysis of placebo-controlled trials Pharmacological Research , July 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

27 Guideline-based statin eligibility and cardiovascular events JAMA, July 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

28 Paediatric subvalvular aortic stenosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis of natural history and surgical outcome European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, July 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

29 Comparing energy sources for surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation: A Bayesian network meta-analysis of randomized, controlled trials European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, July 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

30 Prevalence of simultaneously measured interarm systolic blood pressure difference and its clinical and demographic predictors: a systemic review and meta-analysis Blood Pressure Monitoring, July 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

31 Passive movement and active exercise for very young infants with congenital heart disease: a study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, July 20, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

32 A systematic review and meta-analysis on the association between quality of hospital care and readmission rates in heart failure patients American Heart Journal, July 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

33 Intracoronary infusion of Wharton’s jelly-derived mesenchymal stem cells in acute myocardial infarction: double-blind, randomized controlled trial BMC Medicine, July 20, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

34 Hyponatremia in hospitalised patients with heart failure in internal medicine: Analysis of the Spanish national minimum basic data set (MBDS) (2005-2011) European Journal of Internal Medicine , July 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

35 Predictors of venous thromboembolism recurrence, adjusted for treatments and interim exposures: a population-based case-cohort study Thrombosis Research, July 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

36 Robot-assisted hybrid coronary revascularisation: systematic review Heart, Lung, and Circulation, July 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

37 Early postoperative bridging anticoagulation after mechanical heart valve replacement: a systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, July 16, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

38 Statins provide less benefit in populations with high noncardiovascular mortality risk: meta-regression of randomized controlled trials Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, July 15, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

39 Multi-modal intervention to reduce cardiovascular risk among hypertensive older adults: Design of a randomized clinical trial Contemporary Clinical Trials , July 15, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

40 A practice-based randomized controlled trial to improve medication adherence among Latinos with hypertension: Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, July 15, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

41 Syndromic Hirschsprungs disease and associated congenital heart disease: a systematic review Pediatric Surgery International, July 15, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

42 Daily potassium intake and sodium-to-potassium ratio in the reduction of blood pressure: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Journal of Hypertension, July 14, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

43 Rapid emergence of atherosclerosis in Asia: a systematic review of coronary atherosclerotic heart disease epidemiology and implications for prevention and control strategies Current Opinion in Lipidology, July 14, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

44 Modulation of the lipidomic profile due to a lipid challenge and fitness level: a postprandial study Lipids in Health and Disease, July 14, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

45 Cardiovascular disease in patients with coeliac disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis Digestive and Liver Diseases, July 13, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

46 The autotaxin-lysophosphatidic acid–lysophosphatidic acid receptor cascade: proposal of a novel potential therapeutic target for treating glioblastoma multiforme Lipids in Health and Disease, July 13, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

47 Low density lipoprotein cholesterol control status among Canadians at risk for cardiovascular disease: findings from the Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network Database Lipids in Health and Disease, July 13, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

48 Non-dipping pattern and subclinical cardiac damage in untreated hypertension: a systematic review and meta-analysis of echocardiographic studies American Journal of Hypertension, July 13, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

49 Near-infrared spectroscopy for intracoronary detection of lipid-rich plaques to understand atherosclerotic plaque biology in man and guide clinical therapy Journal of Internal Medicine, July 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

50 Hypertension and risk of depression in the elderly: a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies Journal of Human Hypertension, July 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

51 Influence of different aetiologies on clinical course and outcome in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy European Journal of Clinical Investigation, July 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

52 sST2 Levels are associated with all-cause mortality in anticoagulated patients with atrial fibrillation European Journal of Clinical Investigation, July 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

53 Stairs instead of elevators at the workplace decreases PCSK9 levels in a healthy population European Journal of Clinical Investigation, July 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

54 Cardiovascular disease risk factors in patients with hidradenitis suppurativa: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies British Journal of Dermatology, July 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

55 Is the atherosclerotic process accentuated under conditions of HIV infection, antiretroviral therapy, and protease inhibitor exposure? Meta-analysis of the markers of arterial structure and function Atherosclerosis, July 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

56 Circulating tocopherols and risk of coronary artery disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, July 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

57 Ethnic differences in cardiovascular disease risk factors: A systematic review of North American evidence Canadian Journal of Cardiology, July 9, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

58 Targeted treatments for pulmonary arterial hypertension: interpreting outcomes by network meta-analysis Heart, Lung, and Circulation, July 9, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

59 Meta-analyses of statin therapy for primary prevention do not answer key questions: an empirical appraisal of 5 years of statin meta-analyses American Journal of Cardiovascular Drugs, July 8, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

60 Outcomes after cardioversion in atrial fibrillation patients treated with non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants (NOACs): Insights from a meta-analysis American Journal of Cardiovascular Drugs, July 8, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

61 Virtual reality for improving balance in patients after stroke: A systematic review and meta-analysis Clinical Rehabilitation, July 8, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

62 Gender and survival after sudden cardiac arrest: A systematic review and meta-analysis Resuscitation, July 8, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

63 Cerebral oximetry and return of spontaneous circulation after cardiac arrest: a systematic review and meta-analysis Resuscitation, July 8, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

64 Does pragmatically structured outpatient dietary counselling reduce sodium intake in hypertensive patients? Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, July 8, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

65 Effect of atorvastatin on serum levels of total cholesterol and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein in high-risk patients with atrial fibrillation in ASIA Clinical Therapeutics, July 8, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

66 Long-term prognosis after coronary artery calcification testing in asymptomatic patients: a cohort study Annals of Internal Medicine, July 7, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

67 Subclincal atherosclerosis in Behçet's disease: A systematic review & metanalysis Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism, July 7, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

68 Platelet counts and patent ductus arteriosus in preterm infants: a systematic review and meta-analysis Neonatology, July 7, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

69 Small brain lesions and incident stroke and mortality: a cohort study Annals of Internal Medicine, July 7, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

70 Tibolone decreases lipoprotein(a) levels in postmenopausal women: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 12 studies with 1009 patients Atherosclerosis, July 6, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

71 High maintenance dose of clopidogrel in patients with high on-treatment platelet reactivity after a percutaneous coronary intervention: A meta-analysis Coronary Artery Disease, July 6, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

 

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