Evidence Based Articles in Cardiology

1 Clinical evidence for oral antiplatelet therapy in acute coronary syndromes The Lancet, March 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

2 A 2 year multidomain intervention of diet, exercise, cognitive training, and vascular risk monitoring versus control to prevent cognitive decline in at-risk elderly people (FINGER): A randomised controlled trial The Lancet, March 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

3 The effect of tree nut, peanut, and soy nut consumption on blood pressure: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled clinical trials American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, March 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

4 The effects of aldosterone antagonists in patients with resistant hypertension: a meta-analysis of randomized and nonrandomized studies American Journal of Hypertension, March 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

5 Self-screening and non-physician screening for hypertension in communities: a systematic review American Journal of Hypertension, March 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

6 Oral anticoagulants for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation: Current status, special situations, and unmet needs The Lancet, March 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

7 Timing of percutaneous coronary intervention in troponin-negative patients with acute coronary syndrome without persistent ST-segment elevation: Preliminary results and status quo in German chest pain units Critical Pathways in Cardiology, March 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

8 Use of electronic health records to ascertain, validate and phenotype acute myocardial infarction: a systematic review and recommendations International Journal of Cardiology, March 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

9 Lactobacillus gasseri SBT2055 suppresses fatty acid release through enlargement of fat emulsion size in vitro and promotes fecal fat excretion in healthy Japanese subjects Lipids in Health and Disease, March 25, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

10 Radial versus femoral access in patients with acute coronary syndromes undergoing invasive management: A randomised multicentre trial The Lancet, March 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

11 CT coronary angiography in patients with suspected angina due to coronary heart disease (SCOT-HEART): An open-label, parallel-group, multicentre trial The Lancet, March 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

12 5-year outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve replacement compared with standard treatment for patients with inoperable aortic stenosis (PARTNER 1): a randomised controlled trial The Lancet, March 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

13 5-year outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve replacement or surgical aortic valve replacement for high surgical risk patients with aortic stenosis (PARTNER 1): A randomised controlled trial The Lancet, March 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

14 Antiplatelet therapy duration following bare metal or drug-eluting coronary stents: the dual antiplatelet therapy randomized clinical trial JAMA, March 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

15 Electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy as a predictor for nonsignificant coronary artery disease in patients with non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction Angiology, March 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

16 Everolimus-eluting stents or bypass surgery for multivessel coronary disease New England Journal of Medicine, March 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

17 Trial of everolimus-eluting stents or bypass surgery for coronary disease New England Journal of Medicine, March 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

18 Effects of home telemonitoring interventions on patients with chronic heart failure: An overview of systematic reviews Journal of Medical Internet Research, March 19, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

19 Surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation during mitral-valve surgery New England Journal of Medicine, March 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

20 Is white-coat hypertension a risk factor for carotid atherosclerosis? A review and meta-analysis Blood Pressure Monitoring, March 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

21 Bivalirudin versus heparin plus glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors in patients with diabetes mellitus undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials American Journal of Cardiovascular Drugs, March 18, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

22 Long-term use of ticagrelor in patients with prior myocardial infarction New England Journal of Medicine, March 18, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

23 Impact of fibrate therapy on plasma plasminogen activator inhibitor-1: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Atherosclerosis, March 18, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

24 Efficacy and safety of alirocumab in reducing lipids and cardiovascular events New England Journal of Medicine, March 18, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

25 High prevalence at computed coronary tomography of non-calcified plaques in asymptomatic HIV patients treated with HAART: a meta-analysis Atherosclerosis, March 18, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

26 Simultaneous multi-vessel coronary thrombosis in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction: A systematic review Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine, March 18, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

27 Pulmonary vein isolation compared to rate control in patients with atrial fibrillation: a systematic review and meta-analysis Heart, Lung, and Circulation, March 18, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

28 Multivessel revascularisation versus infarct-related artery only revascularisation during the index primary PCI in STEMI patients with multivessel disease: a meta-analysis Netherlands Heart Journal, March 17, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

29 Efficacy and safety of evolocumab in reducing lipids and cardiovascular events New England Journal of Medicine, March 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

30 Statin prescription patterns, adherence, and attainment of cholesterol treatment goals in routine clinical care: a Danish population-based study Clinical Epidemiology, March 17, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

31 Anticoagulation for stroke prevention in new atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass graft surgery Thrombosis Research, March 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

32 Clinical characteristics of patients on hemodialysis with peripheral arterial disease Angiology, March 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

33 Outcomes of anatomical versus functional testing for coronary artery disease New England Journal of Medicine, March 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

34 The association of elevated hdl levels with carotid atherosclerosis in middle-aged women with untreated essential hypertension Angiology, March 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

35 Relationship of systolic blood pressure and body mass index with left ventricular mass and mass index in adolescents Angiology, March 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

36 Association of matrix metalloproteinase 9 C-1562T polymorphism with genetic susceptibility to myocardial infarction: a meta-analysis Current Therapeutic Research, March 17, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

37 Prevalence and characteristics of patients with low levels of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in northern Denmark: a descriptive study Clinical Epidemiology, March 17, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

38 Circadian variation in arterial blood pressure and glaucomatous optic neuropathy - A systematic review and meta-analysis American Journal of Hypertension, March 16, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

39 Do cardiovascular risk factors and coronary syntax score predict contrast volume use during cardiac catheterization? Angiology, March 13, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

40 Effects of low blood pressure in cognitively impaired elderly patients treated with antihypertensive drugs JAMA Internal Medicine, March 13, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

41 Platelet to lymphocyte ratio can be a predictor of infarct-related artery patency in patients with st-segment elevation myocardial infarction Angiology, March 13, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

42 LDL cholesterol and apolipoprotein B are associated with ascending aorta dilatation in bicuspid aortic valve patients QJM: An International Journal of Medicine, March 13, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

43 Liberal or restrictive transfusion after cardiac surgery New England Journal of Medicine, March 13, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

44 Treatment with multiple blood pressure medications, achieved blood pressure, and mortality in older nursing home residents: the partage study JAMA Internal Medicine, March 12, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

45 Left atrial appendage occlusion for prevention of stroke in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation: a meta-analysis Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology , March 12, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

46 Oxidized low-density lipoprotein increases bone sialoprotein expression in vascular smooth muscle cells via runt-related transcription factor 2 The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, March 12, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

47 Indications and appropriateness of inferior vena cava filter placement The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, March 12, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

48 Use of antihypertensive medications in patients with diabetes in Ajman, UAE Acta Medica Iranica, March 11, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

49 The diagnostic accuracy of the natriuretic peptides in heart failure: systematic review and diagnostic meta-analysis in the acute care setting BMJ, March 11, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

50 Association between edoxaban dose, concentration, anti-Factor Xa activity, and outcomes: an analysis of data from the randomised, double-blind ENGAGE AF-TIMI 48 trial The Lancet, March 11, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

51 Heart failure and mortality outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes taking alogliptin versus placebo in EXAMINE: a multicentre, randomised, double-blind trial The Lancet, March 11, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

52 Clinical outcomes at 1 year following transcatheter aortic valve replacement JAMA, March 11, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

53 The effect of self-monitoring of blood pressure on medication adherence and lifestyle factors: a systematic review and meta-analysis American Journal of Hypertension, March 11, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

54 How do high glycemic load diets influence coronary heart disease? Nutrition & Metabolism, March 10, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

55 Anacetrapib as lipid-modifying therapy in patients with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia (REALIZE): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 3 study The Lancet, March 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

56 Procalcitonin as an early predictor of contrast-induced acute kidney injury in patients with acute coronary syndromes who underwent percutaneous coronary intervention Angiology, March 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

57 The association between time spent in sedentary behaviors and blood pressure: a systematic review and meta-analysis Sports Medicine, March 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

58 The burden of non-adherence to cardiovascular medications among the aging population in Australia: a meta-analysis Drugs & Aging, March 10, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

59 Genetic risk, coronary heart disease events, and the clinical benefit of statin therapy: an analysis of primary and secondary prevention trials The Lancet, March 9, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

60 Depressive symptoms in heart failure: independent prognostic factor or marker of functional status? Journal of Psychosomatic Research, March 9, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

61 Flaxseed consumption may reduce blood pressure: a systematic review and meta-analysis of controlled trials The Journal of Nutrition, March 9, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

62 The contribution of genomic research to explaining racial disparities in cardiovascular disease: a systematic review American Journal of Epidemiology, March 9, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

63 PPARD +294C overrepresentation in general and long-lived population in China Bama longevity area and unique relationships between PPARD +294T/C polymorphism and serum lipid profiles Lipids in Health and Disease, March 9, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

64 Relationship between CYP17A1 genetic polymorphism and coronary artery disease in a Chinese Han population Lipids in Health and Disease, March 9, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

65 Meta-analysis of clinical outcomes of patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions for chronic total occlusions The American Journal of Cardiology, March 6, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

66 Time-updated systolic blood pressure and the progression of chronic kidney disease: a cohort study Annals of Internal Medicine, March 6, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

67 An analysis of calibration and discrimination among multiple cardiovascular risk scores in a modern multiethnic cohort Annals of Internal Medicine, March 6, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

68 Meta-analysis of the relation of body mass index to all-cause and cardiovascular mortality and hospitalization in patients with chronic heart failure The American Journal of Cardiology, March 6, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

69 Cardioverter defibrillator implantation without induction of ventricular fibrillation: a single-blind, non-inferiority, randomised controlled trial (SIMPLE) The Lancet, March 5, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

70 Resting heart rate and the risk of type 2 diabetes: A systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis of cohort studies Nutrition, Metabolism & Cardiovascular Diseases, March 4, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

 

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