• Publications
  • Influence
Real-time ultrasound-guided catheterisation of the internal jugular vein: a prospective comparison with the landmark technique in critical care patients
IntroductionCentral venous cannulation is crucial in the management of the critical care patient. This study was designed to evaluate whether real-time ultrasound-guided cannulation of the internalExpand
  • 557
  • 24
  • PDF
Low Levels of MicroRNA‐21 Are a Marker of Reduced Arterial Stiffness in Well‐Controlled Hypertension
MicroRNAs (miRNAs) play a crucial role in myocardial and vascular remodeling and have emerged as potential diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers or as therapeutic targets. The authors aimed toExpand
  • 15
  • 3
MicroRNAs in Peripheral Mononuclear Cells as Potential Biomarkers in Hypertensive Patients With Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction
BACKGROUND MicroRNAs (miRs) regulate gene expression and play an important role in ventricular and vascular remodeling. However, there are limited data regarding their role in heart failure withExpand
  • 8
  • 3
Effects of Nebivolol on left ventricular function and exercise capacity in patients with non-ischaemic dilated cardiomyopathy. A randomised placebo-controlled study.
INTRODUCTION This study assessed the effects of Nebivolol on left ventricular (LV) function and exercise capacity in patients with non-ischaemic dilated cardiomyopathy (NIDC). METHODS AfterExpand
  • 7
  • 2
  • PDF
eal-time ultrasound-guided catheterisation of the internal jugular vein : a prospective comparison with the landmark technique in critical care patients
Introduction Central venous cannulation is crucial in the management of the critical care patient. This study was designed to evaluate whether real-time ultrasound-guided cannulation of the internalExpand
  • 4
  • 2
Comparative efficacy of nebivolol versus carvedilol on left ventricular function and exercise capacity in patients with nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy. A 12-month study.
PURPOSE To compare the efficacy of nebivolol versus carvedilol on left ventricular (LV) function and exercise capacity in patients with nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy (NIDC). METHODS AfterExpand
  • 29
  • 1
Can a left internal jugular catheter be used in the hemodialysis of a patient with persistent left superior vena cava?
A patient with a persistent left superior vena cava (PLSVC) was incidentally diagnosed after positioning of a dual lumen catheter for hemodialysis into the left internal jugular vein. Although PLSVCExpand
  • 26
  • 1
Myocardial sympathetic innervation in patients with impaired glucose tolerance: relationship to subclinical inflammation.
AIM This study was designed to assess cardiac adrenergic nerve activity, using iodine (I)-123-labeled metaiodobenzylguanidine (MIBG), in patients with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) and toExpand
  • 22
  • 1
Isolated left ventricular apical hypoplasia: a newly recognized unclassified cardiomyopathy.
We describe two relatively asymptomatic cases diagnosed with the newly recognized unclassified cardiomyopathy, isolated left ventricular apical hypoplasia. The disease has been described mainly inExpand
  • 11
  • 1
...
1
2
3
4
5
...