Evidence Based Articles in Cardiology

1 Use of ivabradine and atorvastatin in emergent orthopedic lower limb surgery and computed tomography coronary plaque imaging and novel biomarkers of cardiovascular stress and lipid metabolism for the study and prevention of perioperative myocardial infarction: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, September 30, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

2 A meta analysis and systematic review of wrapping of the ascending aorta Journal of Cardiac Surgery, September 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

3 Using mixed methods to evaluate efficacy and user expectations of a virtual reality-based training system for upper-limb recovery in patients after stroke: a study protocol for a randomised controlled trial Trials, September 30, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

4 Effect of probiotics on blood pressure: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized, controlled trials Hypertension, September 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

5 A systematic review and metaanalysis on the effects of garlic preparations on blood pressure in individuals with hypertension American Journal of Hypertension, September 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

6 Flow capacity of skeletonized versus pedicled internal thoracic artery in coronary artery bypass graft surgery: Systematic review, meta-analysis and meta-regression European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, September 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

7 Catastrophic hemorrhage of adrenal pheochromocytoma following thrombolysis for acute myocardial infarction: case report and literature review World Journal of Emergency Surgery, September 26, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

8 Effect of fluid and dietary sodium restriction in the management of patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, September 25, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

9 Efficacy of two different self-expanding nitinol stents for atherosclerotic femoropopliteal arterial disease (SENS-FP trial): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, September 25, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

10 Impact of interventions on medication adherence and blood pressure control in patients with essential hypertension: A systematic review by the ISPOR medication adherence and persistence special interest group Value in Health, September 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

11 Acute myocardial infarct size is related to periodontitis extent and severity Journal of Dental Research , September 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

12 Quality-of-life outcomes with coronary artery bypass graft surgery in ischemic left ventricular dysfunction: a randomized trial Annals of Internal Medicine, September 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

13 Genetic predisposition to increased blood cholesterol and triglyceride lipid levels and risk of Alzheimer disease: a Mendelian randomization analysis PLoS Medicine, September 25, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

14 Comparision of effects of rosuvastatin versus atorvastatin treatment on plasma levels of asymmetric dimethylarginine in patients with hyperlipidemia having coronary artery disease Angiology, September 24, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

15 Meta-analysis of the influence of chronic kidney disease on the risk of thromboembolism among patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation The American Journal of Cardiology, September 24, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

16 Follow-up of blood-pressure lowering and glucose control in type 2 diabetes New England Journal of Medicine, September 24, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

17 {gamma}-glutamyl transferase activity and the burden of coronary atherosclerosis in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction Angiology, September 24, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

18 Relation of arterial stiffness assessed by brachial-ankle pulse wave velocity to complexity of coronary artery disease The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, September 24, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

19 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, September 23, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

20 Coronary angioplasty in octogenarians with emergent coronary syndromes: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, September 23, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

21 Association of lower extremity performance with cardiovascular and all-cause mortality in patients with peripheral artery disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of the American Heart Association, September 23, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

22 The usefulness of Xuefu Zhuyu Tang for patients with angina pectoris: a meta-analysis and systematic review Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine , September 22, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

23 Clinical outcomes of second- versus first-generation drug-eluting stents in patients with acute myocardial infarction: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Archives of Medical Science, September 22, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

24 A bioresorbable everolimus-eluting scaffold versus a metallic everolimus-eluting stent for ischaemic heart disease caused by de-novo native coronary artery lesions (ABSORB II): an interim 1-year analysis of clinical and procedural secondary outcomes from a randomised controlled trial The Lancet, September 19, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

25 Clinical and safety outcomes associated with treatment of acute venous thromboembolism: a systematic review and meta-analysis JAMA, September 19, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

26 Evaluation and treatment of older patients with hypercholesterolemia: a clinical review JAMA, September 19, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

27 Mind-body practices for patients with cardiac disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, September 19, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

28 Transcatheter valve-in-valve implantation: a systematic review of literature Heart, Lung, and Circulation, September 19, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

29 Echocardiographic assessment of pulmonary hypertension in infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia: systematic review of literature and a proposed algorithm for assessment Echocardiography, September 19, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

30 Statins for the prevention of contrast-induced nephropathy after coronary angiography/percutaneous interventions: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics, September 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

31 Chagas cardiomyopathy is associated with higher incidence of stroke: A meta-analysis of observational studies Journal of Cardiac Failure, September 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

32 Relationship between alcohol consumption and serum lipid profiles among middle-aged population in China: a multiple-center cardiovascular epidemiological study Angiology, September 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

33 Comparing exercise interventions to increase persistence with physical exercise and sporting activity among people with hypertension or high normal blood pressure: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial Trials, September 18, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

34 Is mitral annular calcification associated with atherosclerotic risk factors and severity and complexity of coronary artery disease? Angiology, September 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

35 Effect of darapladib on major coronary events after an acute coronary syndrome: The SOLID-TIMI 52 randomized clinical trial JAMA, September 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

36 Colchicine for prevention of postpericardiotomy syndrome and postoperative atrial fibrillation: The COPPS-2 randomized clinical trial JAMA, September 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

37 Atrial fibrillation and incident myocardial infarction JAMA, September 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

38 Thoratec centrimag for temporary treatment of refractory cardiogenic shock or severe cardiopulmonary insufficiency: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis of observational studies ASAIO Journal, September 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

39 Meta-analysis of randomized trials of postconditioning in ST-elevation myocardial infarction The American Journal of Cardiology, September 16, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

40 Short-term changes in ambient particulate matter and risk of stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of the American Heart Association, September 16, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

41 SodiUm SeleniTe Adminstration IN Cardiac Surgery (SUSTAIN CSX(R)-trial): study design of an international multicenter randomized double-blinded controlled trial of high dose sodium-selenite administration in high-risk cardiac surgical patients Trials, September 16, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

42 Effects of lipophilic statins for heart failure: a meta-analysis of 13 randomised controlled trials Heart, Lung, and Circulation, September 15, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

43 Meta-analysis of the effect of renal denervation on blood pressure and pulse pressure in patients with resistant systemic hypertension The American Journal of Cardiology, September 15, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

44 Efficacy and safety of the new oral anticoagulants dabigatran, rivaroxaban, apixaban, and edoxaban in the treatment and secondary prevention of venous thromboembolism: a systematic review and meta-analysis of phase III trials European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, September 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

45 How cardiologists present the benefits of percutaneous coronary interventions to patients with stable angina: a qualitative analysis JAMA Internal Medicine, September 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

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

47 Diagnosis and management of heritable thrombophilias BMJ, September 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

48 Effects of atrioventricular nodal ablation on permanent atrial fibrillation patients with cardiac resynchronization therapy: a systematic review and meta-analysis Clinical Cardiology, September 12, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

49 Patient selection for diagnostic coronary angiography and hospital-level percutaneous coronary intervention appropriateness insights from the national cardiovascular data registry JAMA Internal Medicine, September 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

50 The effect of information presentation on beliefs about the benefits of elective percutaneous coronary intervention JAMA Internal Medicine, September 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

51 Clinical effectiveness of stress-reduction techniques in patients with hypertension: systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Hypertension, September 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

52 Provision, organization and models of heart valve clinics within The United Kingdom QJM: An International Journal of Medicine, September 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

53 Prevalence of depression in coronary heart disease in China: a systematic review and meta-analysis Chinese Medical Journal, September 11, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

54 Burden of disease from atrial fibrillation in adults from seven countries in Latin America International Journal of General Medicine, September 11, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

55 The multiple lifestyle modification for patients with prehypertension and hypertension patients: a systematic review protocol BMJ Open, September 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

56 Use of clarithromycin and roxithromycin and risk of cardiac death: cohort study BMJ, September 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

57 Meta-analysis of left ventricular hypertrophy and sustained arrhythmias The American Journal of Cardiology, September 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

58 Understanding of chest pain in microvascular disease proved by cardiac magnetic resonance image (UMPIRE): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, September 10, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

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