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Evidence Based Articles in Cardiology

1 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

2 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

3 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

4 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

5 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

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

7 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

8 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

9 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

10 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

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

12 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

13 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

14 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

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

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

17 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

18 Serum endocan level and the severity of coronary artery disease: a pilot study Angiology, September 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

19 Cardiovascular risk in patients with sleep apnea with or without continuous positive airway pressure therapy: follow-up of 4.5 million Danish adults Journal of Internal Medicine, September 9, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

20 Efficacy of {beta} blockers in patients with heart failure plus atrial fibrillation: an individual-patient data meta-analysis The Lancet, September 8, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

21 Safety and clinical outcome of erythropoiesis-stimulating agents in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction: A meta-analysis of individual patient data American Heart Journal, September 8, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

22 Association of nutritional risk index with metabolic biomarkers, appetite-regulatory hormones and inflammatory biomarkers and outcome in patients with chronic heart failure International Journal of Clinical Practice, September 8, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

23 Acoustic reflectors are visible in the right heart during radiofrequency ablation of varicose veins Phlebology, September 8, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

24 Meta-analysis of the effect of statins on renal function The American Journal of Cardiology, September 5, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

25 Meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of preprocedural statin administration for reducing contrast-induced acute kidney injury in patients undergoing coronary catheterization The American Journal of Cardiology, September 5, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

26 Prednisolone and mycobacterium indicus pranii in tuberculous pericarditis New England Journal of Medicine, September 5, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

27 Outcomes 1 year after thrombus aspiration for myocardial infarction New England Journal of Medicine, September 5, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

28 Prehospital ticagrelor in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction New England Journal of Medicine, September 5, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

29 Evaluation of clinical and inflammatory markers of subclinical carotid atherosclerosis in postmenopausal women Menopause, September 5, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

30 Endoscopic radial artery harvesting does not compromise graft patency for coronary artery bypass graft: a meta analysis of 2782 patients Heart, Lung, and Circulation, September 4, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

31 Prescribing statins for cardiovascular disease prevention in the old: an absence of evidence and an absence of guidelines Heart, Lung, and Circulation, September 4, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Guideline

32 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, September 4, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

33 Incremental predictive value of natriuretic peptides for prognosis in the chronic stable heart failure population: a systematic review Heart Failure Reviews, September 4, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

34 Serum gamma-glutamyltransferase levels predict the progression of coronary artery calcification in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus Angiology, September 4, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

35 Predictors of early and late stroke following cardiac surgery Canadian Medical Association Journal, September 4, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

36 Heart failure symptom relationships: a systematic review Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, September 4, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

37 The importance of interactions between patients and healthcare professionals for heart failure self-care: A systematic review of qualitative research into patient perspectives European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, September 4, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

38 Psychometric properties of the cardiac depression scale: a systematic review Heart, Lung, and Circulation, September 4, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

39 Angiotensin-neprilysin inhibition versus enalapril in heart failure New England Journal of Medicine, September 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

40 Ivabradine in stable coronary artery disease without clinical heart failure New England Journal of Medicine, September 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

41 Postoperative outcomes following preoperative inspiratory muscle training in patients undergoing cardiothoracic or upper abdominal surgery: A systematic review and meta analysis Clinical Rehabilitation, September 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

42 Ultrathin strut biodegradable polymer sirolimus-eluting stent versus durable polymer everolimus-eluting stent for percutaneous coronary revascularisation (BIOSCIENCE): a randomised, single-blind, non-inferiority trial The Lancet, September 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

43 Prediction of cardiovascular events with aortic stiffness in patients with erectile dysfunction Hypertension, September 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

44 Prognostic value of cardiac troponin in patients with chronic kidney disease without suspected acute coronary syndrome: A systematic review Annals of Internal Medicine, September 2, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

45 Cardiac-resynchronization therapy in patients with systolic heart failure and QRS interval <=130 ms: insights from a meta-analysis EP Europace, September 2, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

46 Postconditioning in ST-elevation myocardial infarction: a systematic review, critical appraisal, and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials Vascular Health and Risk Management, September 2, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

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

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

49 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

50 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

51 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

52 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

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

54 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

55 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

56 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

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

58 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

59 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

60 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

61 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

62 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

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

64 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

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

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

67 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

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