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Detection Of Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy At Risk For Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation During Sinus Rhythm By P-Wave Dispersion
(Clinical Cardiology Publ Co, 2003)
Background: Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (PAF) in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is associated with poor prognosis. Previous studies have shown good correlation between P-wave dispersion (Pd) and occurrence of PAR ...
Soy Protein Diet Significantly Improves Endothelial Function And Lipid Parameters
(Clinical Cardiology Publ Co, 2001)
Background: Replacement of animal protein with soy protein in the diet is associated with decreased cholesterol levels. However, the effects of soy protein diet on endothelial function are not well known. Hypothesis: The ...
Is Ventricular Repolarization Heterogeneity a Cause of Serious Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias in Aortic Valve Stenosis?
(Clinical Cardiology Publ Co, 2000)
Background: It is well known that there is a close relation between sudden cardiac death and serious Ventricular tachyarrhythmias in patients with aortic valve stenosis (AS). QT dispersion (QTd) reflects the ventricular ...
Methylene Tetrahydrofolate Reductase Genotype And The Risk And Extent Of Coronary Artery Disease In A Population With Low Plasma Folate
(British Med Journal Publ Group, 1999)
Objective-To determine the effects of the thermolabile methylene tetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) mutation on the presence and extent of coronary atherosclerosis in a population with low plasma folate. Methods-242 ...
Transient Cerebral Ischemic Attack And Left Atrial Free-Floating Thrombus: A Case Report
(Clinical Cardiology Publ Co, 1998)
A patient with rheumatic mitral stenosis was found to have a free-floating thrombus in the left atrium during echocardiography. Subsequently, the patient underwent surgical treatment. At surgery, a free thrombus was found ...