Amyloid-like protein formation and aortic valve calcification promoted by oxidative stress
Ioannis Mamarelis1,3, Emmanouil Koutoulakis1, Christophoros Kotoulas2, Vasiliki Dritsa3, Jane Anastassopoulou3,4
1Department of Cardiology, 401 Army General Hospital of Athens, Greece
2 Cardiac Surgery Department, 401 Army General Hospital of Athens, Greece
3National Technical University of Athens, Chemical Engineering Department, Radiation Chemistry & Biospectroscopy, Zografou Campus, 15780, Athens, Greece
4International Anticancer Research Institute, 1stkm Kapandritiou-Kalamou Road, P.O. Box 22, Kapandriti, Attiki, 19014, Greece
Does Testosterone Therapy Increase Risk of Cardiovascular Events among Men? A Meta-analysis
Nader Makki, MD*; Wassef karrowni, MD†
* Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Ohio State Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH 43210
† Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, UnityPoint Clinic - St. Luke’s Hospital, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA.
Comparison of Doppler Echocardiographic Findings in Patients with Chronic Liver Disease with and without Intrapulmonary Shunt
Vítor G. Mota1*, Brivaldo Markman-Filho†1,2, Liana G. Macêdo†3, Mônica M. de C. Becker†4, Edmundo P. de A. Lopes†1,5, Ana Lúcia C. Domingues†1,6
1Postgraduate Department, Center for Health Sciences, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, PE, Brazil; 2Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiology Division, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, PE, Brazil; 3Department of Internal Medicine, Pneumology Division, Otávio de Freitas Hospital, Recife, PE, Brazil; 4Echocardiography Laboratory, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, PE, Brazil; 5,6Department of Internal Medicine, Hepatology Division, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, PE, Brazil.
Dronedarone as a New Option for Hybrid Therapy after Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation
Felix Gramley; Felix Vogt; Mohammed Natour; Eva Koellensperger; Klaus Kettering
From the Heidelberg Private Clinic for Cardiology, Heidelberg (FG, MN), Department of Cardiology, JW Goethe University, Frankfurt (KK), Ethianum Heidelberg (EK) and the Department of Cardiology, RWTH Aachen University (FV) (all institutions in Germany).