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You are here: Contents > 2016 > Volume 25 Number 2 March 2016

Volume 25 Number 2 March 2016

Contents

AORTIC VALVE DISEASE  
Contribution of Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography to the Diagnosis and Prognosis of Low-Flow/Low-Gradient Aortic Stenosis
Sílvia Aguiar Rosa, Luísa Moura Branco, Ana Galrinho, Guilherme Portugal, Joäo Abreu, Duarte Cacela, José Fragata, Rui Cruz Ferreira
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Anticoagulation After Biological Aortic Valve Replacement: Is There An Optimal Regimen?
Tamer Owais, Mina Rouman, Martin Breuer, Lars Hüter, Jürgen Fuchs, Bernward Lauer, Thomas Kuntze
139
Sutureless Aortic Valve Replacement: An Easy and Safe Approach for Patients with Anomalous Left Circumflex Coronary Artery
Alfredo Giuseppe Cerillo, Dorela Haxhiademi, Sergio Berti, Marco Solinas
145
Ventricular Septal Defect from Aortic Regurgitation Jet Lesion in Aortic Valve Infective Endocarditis
Sergiu Darabant, Shelby B. Oberton, Luis P. Roldan, Carlos A. Roldan
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Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Type B Aortic Dissection
Iosif Gulkarov, Akanibo Da-Wariboko, Ashwad Afzal, Arash Salemi, Berhane Worku
153
Prevalence of Late Functional Tricuspid Regurgitation in Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation Surgery
Mordehay Vaturi, Tali Kotler, Yaron Shapira, Daniel Weisenberg, Daniel Monakier, Alexander Sagie
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Acute Invasive Hemodynamic Effects of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
Michael Chrissoheris, Antonis Ziakas, Antonis Chalapas, Stavros Chadjimiltiades, Ioannis Styliades, Charalambos Karvounis, Ioulia Nikolaou, Konstantinos Spargias
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Predictability and Outcome of Vascular Complicationsafter Transfemoral Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation
Emrah Uguz, Mecit Gokcimen, Sina Ali, Yakup Alsancak, Serdal Bastug, Haci Ahmet Kasapkara, Murat Canyigit, Mete Hıdıroglu, Erol Sener
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Aortic Regurgitation after TAVR: From Bad to Worse
Nick Hiltrop, Tom Adriaenssens, Paul Herijgers, Christophe Dubois
182
MITRAL VALVE DISEASE  
Transcatheter Mitral Valve-in-Ring for Progressive Mitral Stenosis after Prior Repair with Annuloplasty: A Novel Balloon Sizing Technique
Michael Sola, Thomas G. Caranasos, Michael Yeung, Cassandra J. Ramm, Kristen Sell, John P. Vavalle
185
Repair of Anterior Mitral Leaflet Prolapse: Comparison of Mid-Term Outcomes with Chordal Transposition and Chordal Replacement Techniques
Thierry Bourguignon Amine Mazine, Charles Laurin, Denis Bouchard, Phillippe Demers, Michel Pellerin
187
An Unusual Case of Persistent Severe Pulmonary Artery Hypertension Following Balloon Mitral Valvuloplasty
Arun Gopalakrishnan, Krishna Kumar Mohanan Nair, S. Harikrishnan, Ajitkumar Valaparambil
195
The Presence of Left Atrial Thrombus is Associated with the Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte Ratio in Patients with Rheumatic Mitral Valve Stenosis
Ender Ozal, Erdal Belen, Ender Ozgun Cakmak, Gunduz Durmus, Hamdi Pusuroglu
198
TRICUSPID VALVE DISEASE  
Underlying Rheumatic Disease: An Important Determinant of Outcome in Tricuspid Valve Repair
Mandhir Munasur, Datshana Naidoo
203
THROMBOSIS EMBOLISM and BLEEDING  
Successful Treatment of Very Early Thrombosis of SAPIEN 3 Valve with Direct Oral Anticoagulant Therapy
Neil Ruparelia, Vasileios F. Panoulas, Angela Frame, Nilesh Sutaria, Ben Ariff, Deepa Gopalan, Andrew Chukwuemeka, Ghada W. Mikhail, Iqbal S. Malik
211
Thrombolysis for Left-Sided Prosthetic Valve Thrombosis: Short- and Long-Term Outcomes
Sanjiv Gupta
214
INFECTIVE ENDOCARDITIS  
Broad-Range 16S rDNA PCR on Heart Valves in Infective Endocarditis
Manica Müller Premru, Tatjana Lejko Zupanc, Tomislav Klokočovnik, Eva Ruzić Sabljić, Tjaša Cerar
221
HOW TO DO IT  
How to Do It - Implantation Technique for Newer-Generation Sutureless/Rapid-Deployment Aortic Valve Replacement
Nikhil Prakash Patil, Fabio Falconieri, John Pepper, Toufan Bahrami
227
DEVICE EVALUATION  
Surgical Management and Postoperative Outcomes of Mechanical Valve Dysfunction: A Six-Year, Single-Center Study
Mingwen Li, Yingbin Xiao, Lin Chen
230
Excellence and Durability: A Björk-Shiley Flat-Disc Prosthesis 42 Years Post Implantation
Armaan Shaikh, A. Jamil Tajik
237
MISCELLANEOUS  
MALDI Imaging Mass Spectrometry as a Lipidomic Approach to Heart Valve Research
Peggi M. Angel, Ahmed S. Bayoum2, Robert B. Hinton, Yan Ru Su, David Bichell, John E. Mayer, Scott Baldwin, Richard M. Caprioli
240
The Immune Responses and Calcification of Bioprostheses in the α1,3-Galactosyltransferase Knockout Mouse
Woo Sung Jeong, Yong Jin Kim, Hong-Gook Lim, Saeromi Jung, Jeong Ryul Lee
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